Monday December 17-th, 2018

Once top-10, qualifier Gulbis tops No. 4 Zverev at Wimbledon Once top-10, qualifier Gulbis tops No. 4 Zverev at Wimbledon

World No. 47 van Uytvanck, who had never previously beaten a top-10 player, will face Estonia's Anett Kontaveit for a place in the last 16 today. The Spanish third seed said after falling in fading light: "There's nothing I can do.to say somethin...

Belgian sights firmly set on World Cup victory, Vermaelen says Belgian sights firmly set on World Cup victory, Vermaelen says

On Tuesday, he will represent the enemy. The two have become so close since Henry joined Roberto Martinez's Belgium coaching staff in 2016 that they often meet up after Lukaku's Premier League matches to discuss his performances. And rather...

McLaren CEO reveals Eric Boullier resignation was planned McLaren CEO reveals Eric Boullier resignation was planned

We didn't get here overnight and we're not going to fix this overnight. "In the last 11 days we raced three times, so the performance and the power shouldn't be too different to what we saw in the last couple of weeks, which means tomorrow it's goi...

Fabregas, Morata report for Chelsea FC pre-season training Fabregas, Morata report for Chelsea FC pre-season training

Despite the uncertainty surrounding, the manager's position, squad members appeared in top spirit as they commenced preparations ahead of the new campaign. Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis is reportedly playing hard-ball as Chelsea look to f...

Uncle Toni reveals who is the GOAT between Federer, Nadal and Djokovic Uncle Toni reveals who is the GOAT between Federer, Nadal and Djokovic

Top seed and defending champion Roger Federer continued his serene run at Wimbledon as he strolled into the last 16 with 6-3 7-5 6-2 win over Germany's Jan-Lennard Struff yesterday. She is the fourth former women's champion to get knocked out, jo...

Jack Wilshere spotted at London stadium in Hammers shirt Jack Wilshere spotted at London stadium in Hammers shirt

Wilshere told the club's official website: "It feels good, it feels special". He said: "People will have seen the picture of me in a West Ham shirt and I've got good memories of my childhood supporting West Ham, watching them at Upton Park".

Wimbledon glance: Federer, Nadal, Williams start Week 2 Wimbledon glance: Federer, Nadal, Williams start Week 2

After a wild first week at Wimbledon , Michael Hincks views the lay of the land, ponders who will threaten the favourites, and dares to predict who will reach the semi-finals and final in both the men's and women's singles. The status quo has been c...

Brendon Hartley: Brendon Hartley: "I’m fine, but the vehicle definitely wasn’t!"

Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen was second fastest, 0.093 off the pace, with Hamilton's Mercedes team mate Valtteri Bottas third but 0.642 slower than the Briton. The machine spun and went into the gravel crashing with the barrier. He walked away fro...

Russell Knox repeats birdie heroics in play-off to win Irish Open Russell Knox repeats birdie heroics in play-off to win Irish Open

Fox still looked the likely victor as Knox's approach from rough ended up 40 feet from the pin but incredibly the Scot holed which left the New Zealand needing a closing birdie to win. 137 in the world rankings as recently as last month, but his vict...

Fernando Hierro cutting all ties with Spain setup Fernando Hierro cutting all ties with Spain setup

Hierro also stepped down as the director of the sports director of the Spanish Football Association, a position he held since November 2017. "The most recent coach of the Spain national team has declined [the opportunity] to return to his previous po...

Barcelona Confirm Paulinho Loan Deal To Guangzhou Evergrande Barcelona Confirm Paulinho Loan Deal To Guangzhou Evergrande

The deal taking him back to Guangzhou contains an option for the Chinese Super League side to purchase the midfielder outright. Paulinho , 29, scored nine goals in 49 appearances for the Catalans after signing for 40 million euros ($47 million) la...

Bruno Genesio: 'In-demand Nabil Fekir exploring all options' Bruno Genesio: 'In-demand Nabil Fekir exploring all options'

Fekir was thought to be on the brink of a move to the Premier League side last month after Liverpool FC reached an agreement with the Ligue 1 club. Jurgen Klopp is now eyeing a move for his fellow countryman, Brandt, who was named in Germany's s...

Lonnie Walker improves in second National Basketball Association summer league game Lonnie Walker improves in second National Basketball Association summer league game

It looks like he will have an elevated role with the Spurs this season, because he has been absolutely tearing it up so far in the Summer League. Brown was selected in the second round, 42nd overall. We all know at this point that those performance...

Ferrari says British Grand Prix was 'good for Formula 1' Ferrari says British Grand Prix was 'good for Formula 1'

He went on to make reference to Vettel taking out Valtteri Bottas on the first lap of the French Grand Prix two weeks ago, but stopped short of saying Raikkonen defnitely hit him on goal at Silverstone . 'Thanks to the team for supporting me and...

Webb Simpson sets the pace in West Virginia Webb Simpson sets the pace in West Virginia

Scores were good, though, so you've got to keep the pedal down". South Korean Whee Kim is a shot behind at West Virginia, followed by Chilean Joaquin Niemann on seven under. 11 and finished the round and shot two-under 68. "It was one of those ...

Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson planning $10 million winner-takes-all clash Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson planning $10 million winner-takes-all clash

According to Golf .com, Woods and Mickelson nearly went head-to-head in a winner-take-all, 18-hole showdown in Las Vegas on July 3 . As we daydream about this match actually happening, it's time for a refresher course on what these two have...

Southgate has done 'an awesome job' as England make history

Maguire won aerial battles all game and Opta pointed out he became the fourth player to score his first England goal in a World Cup knockout match, after Alan Mullery, David Platt and Rio Ferdinand. "The nation has come together and hopefully this ...

Hales leads England to dramatic win over India Hales leads England to dramatic win over India

This was India's sixth successive T20I series win. A second wicket inside powerplay and the introduction of Adil Rashid slowed India a tad going forward. 'We will continue to try different things in the batting order and the bowlers. While Ro...

Matteo Guendouzi drops hint £7m deal is done

He has represented his country at U18, U19 and U20 level and has previously been linked with a move to Tottenham and Manchester City given his strong performances in France . Guendouzi will follow Bernd Leno, Stephan Lichtsteiner and Sokratis Papast...

Sebastian Vettel Wrecks Lewis Hamilton's Home Party With Stunning Ferrari Win Sebastian Vettel Wrecks Lewis Hamilton's Home Party With Stunning Ferrari Win

It's more than likely a "heat of the moment" statement that perhaps Ferrari had any kind of plan to disrupt his race and that there was any link between what Raikkonen did and Vettel's contact with Bottas in France two weeks ago. As the lights we...

Australia's rise up T20 rankings stalled by defeat to Pakistan Australia's rise up T20 rankings stalled by defeat to Pakistan

Pakistan cricket team have retained their top spot in the International Cricket Council (ICC) T20I ranking by defeating Australian in the final of Tri-Series in Harare on Sunday (8th July). Pakistan are scheduled to play at least 6 more T20Is thi...

Verstappen wins as Hamilton retires Verstappen wins as Hamilton retires

But Hamilton said he has full confidence that his team will learn from the double DNF in Austria. "We've got to understand how we went wrong at both ends", he said. Vettel then split the Mercedes in his Ferrari and traded second place with Bo...

England through to semi finals, Croatia advance in penalty thriller England through to semi finals, Croatia advance in penalty thriller

Gareth Southgate's understandably very proud of his players! "They are a good football side and they don't give a lot away". Confidence, optimism and expectation is sweeping the country as England supporters dare to dream football may be on its...

Liverpool icon Gerrard backs Karius for future success Liverpool icon Gerrard backs Karius for future success

However, there was one moment in the warmup that had Liverpool fans talking on Twitter. Since the final, Karius had tests at a hospital in Boston where it was said he had suffered a concussion after an earlier clash when Liverpool defender ...

Carmelo, Thunder parting ways; Lakers, Rockets, Heat in pursuit Carmelo, Thunder parting ways; Lakers, Rockets, Heat in pursuit

Carmelo Anthony didn't like his reduced role and the Thunder weren't keen on paying him big money to fail at it. Here are eight viable options. If Oklahoma City uses the stretch provision, it would slice off $90 million on the tax bill, and his sala...

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