Tuesday June 19-th, 2018

Tonga survive scare to reach semi-finals Tonga survive scare to reach semi-finals

The history-making Pacific Islanders, making the play-offs for the first time, will play the victor of Sunday's match in Melbourne between England and Papua New Guinea in the semi-finals. Lebanon , who finished third in Group A, responded through Ada...

Afghanistan beat Pakistan by 185 runs to claim Under-19 Asia Cup Afghanistan beat Pakistan by 185 runs to claim Under-19 Asia Cup

The Pakistani Under-19 batsmen could not chase the given target and were all out after scoring 63 runs. In response, Pakistan were blown away by the duo of Mujeeb Zadran and Qais Ahmed as they dismantled the Pakistan batting line-up. Afghanistan ha...

Iowa State beats Baylor, clinches winning season Iowa State beats Baylor, clinches winning season

The last time the Bears finished winless in Waco was 1969. "We saw him do a nice job in terms of throwing the football and getting us in the right place a lot", Baylor coach Matt Rhule told reporters of Brewer. There might have been no better opportu...

Michael Conlan posts touching tribute to brother Jamie after loss Michael Conlan posts touching tribute to brother Jamie after loss

Conlan was floored three times in the opening four rounds and when he went down to a right hook in the sixth round, the referee ended a spirited performance. Ancajas raised his win-loss-draw record to 28-1-1, as he dealt Conlan his first loss in 20 f...

Broncos GM Elway calls team 'soft' Broncos GM Elway calls team 'soft'

Nobody is soft on this team. "But until we do overcome that, you know, it's going to tough to win football games". "We just fall short". Miller wasn't the only one who admitted Elway may have a point. I got a touchdown pass out of it. It's been a...

Unhappy return for Monk as Leeds hang on against Middlesbrough Unhappy return for Monk as Leeds hang on against Middlesbrough

The Leeds boss said he had no sympathy for Boro counterpart Garry Monk , who endured a miserable first return to Elland Road. The former Swansea manager led Leeds to a 7th place finish last season, only to leave after new owner Andrea Radrizzani t...

Arsenal 2-0 Tottenham Hotspur: 4 things we learned Arsenal 2-0 Tottenham Hotspur: 4 things we learned

Goals from Shkodran Mustafi and Alexis Sanchez ensured Arsene Wenger's side enjoyed their first Premier League win over Spurs for three-and-a-half years on Saturday. Just because he doesn't charge around like a headless chicken he's seen as l...

Curry Scores 39, Warriors Fight Off Nets' Rally in Brooklyn Curry Scores 39, Warriors Fight Off Nets' Rally in Brooklyn

Haynes reports. Golden State's Klay Thompson hit a 3-pointer for the 71st straight game and recorded his third career double-double with 23 points and 10 rebounds. Allen Crabbe scored 25 points and Spencer Dinwiddie had 21 points and eight assis...

Game Recap: Bears come up short against Lions Game Recap: Bears come up short against Lions

He did enough to keep the Bears in the game, but Blair Walsh missed a late field goal that would have tied it up. But quarterback Matthew Stafford and company managed to get big-legged kicker Matt Prater in range for a 52-yard field-goal attemp...

Back-to-back birdies give Ariya Tour Championship win Back-to-back birdies give Ariya Tour Championship win

The 20-year-old shot a three-under 69 in her final hit for the year on Monday morning (NZT), to finish as one of five players on nine-under at Tiburon Golf Club in Naples, six shots back from victor Ariya Jutanugarn, of Thailand. The consolation for ...

Vikings stick with hot hand, name Keenum as starter against Rams Vikings stick with hot hand, name Keenum as starter against Rams

It would have been a huge step for a team looking to end a 12-year playoff drought, but that's not the way it happened. Injuries took two of their top three cornerbacks out of the game for the second half. "They had some disguises, some different thi...

Chelsea coach Conte takes aim at fixture organisers Chelsea coach Conte takes aim at fixture organisers

Conte admitted he was surprised not to receive a call from the England camp, especially as his former coach Steve Holland is now assistant to Southgate. "Last season in this position I didn't have this opportunity". Before calling the player, call ...

Sterling Shepard has migraines, is unlikely to play Sterling Shepard has migraines, is unlikely to play

As a whole, NY has registered a disappointing 1-8 record with Week 11 of the 2017 regular season already officially underway. Cornerback Eli Apple , offensive lineman Justin Pugh, linebacker B.J. He has 475 yards and a touchdown on 38 receptions thi...

Ravens likely to be without LT Ronnie Stanley vs. Packers Ravens likely to be without LT Ronnie Stanley vs. Packers

The Packers are coming off their first win since Aaron Rodgers went down with a broken collarbone. The Ravens would manage to score another touchdown, but that was at the end of the game when the Packers had been thoroughly beaten and the offense w...

Alex Smith throws 2 interceptions as Chiefs fall to Giants in OT Alex Smith throws 2 interceptions as Chiefs fall to Giants in OT

The Giants appeared to know the play was coming and intercepted it. The catch led to Rosas finally getting a chance to kick a winning field goal. Aldrick Rosas kicked through a chip shot, game-winner with 1:57 remaining in overtime, setup by a ...

Jay Cutler out with concussion Jay Cutler out with concussion

Unfortunately for Cutler, that would be his lone scoring drive of the game. The Bucs then scored a touchdown on the final play of the game when the Dolphins tried to lateral the kickoff a few times but instead fumbled into their own end zone.

Richard Sherman calls out Bills over Tyrod Taylor benching Richard Sherman calls out Bills over Tyrod Taylor benching

The Chargers' three interceptions in one quarter are tied for the most ever in franchise history . Days after benching Tyrod Taylor for ineffectiveness, his replacement 's National Football League career got off to a forgettable start.

Eagles Ronald Darby releases statement regarding Jameis Winston allegations Eagles Ronald Darby releases statement regarding Jameis Winston allegations

He settled a civil lawsuit with the alleged victim previous year. He removed it after she looked at him in shock and said, "what's up with that?" Darby claimed in his statement that there were three passengers in the vehicle instead of just Win...

The inevitable LaVar Ball vs. Donald Trump war of words is here The inevitable LaVar Ball vs. Donald Trump war of words is here

Senate candidate Roy Moore - the LA Times correspondent Jamil Smith laughed and said it was par for the course for Trump. With all of the vital issues facing the country at this moment, Donald Trump is plopped down on his couch and tweeting abo...

Saints beat Redskins 34-31 in OT, continue 8 game winning streak Saints beat Redskins 34-31 in OT, continue 8 game winning streak

The Saints (8-2) win streak extends to eight games after beating Washington. NumberFire's models projected Brees for 22.4 FanDuel points and he almost hit that on the bullseye with 22.6 on Sunday. It was an fantastic win for the Saints, who impro...

Nine UCLA coaching candidates to replace Jim Mora Nine UCLA coaching candidates to replace Jim Mora

Jedd Fisch, who had been serving as the team's offensive coordinator, will take over as interim head coach for the remainder of the season. It looked like Mora was ready to lead the Bruins back in the national title mix following a Pac-12 South tit...

Grigor Dimitrov vs David Goffin Grigor Dimitrov vs David Goffin

Both Sock and Dimitrov have capitalized on Nadal's and Federer's absences from tournaments, with Nadal going out early in Cincinnati and Paris, and Federer skipping both due to his troublesome back. "It's another match - I just need to keep on play...

How to handle Jaguars RB vs. Browns How to handle Jaguars RB vs. Browns

The Jaguars' defense then stopped the Browns twice in the final two minutes, with defensive end Dante Fowler Jr . recovering a fumble by Browns quarterback DeShone Kizer then - after a Jaguars punt - linebacker Telvin Smith recovering a fumble b...

Rafael Nadal wins damages over doping claim by Roselyne Bachelot Rafael Nadal wins damages over doping claim by Roselyne Bachelot

Bachelot was also ordered by the French tribunal to pay Nadal a suspended fine of 500 euros ($590). His lawyer, Patrick Maisonneuve, told the court in October that the doping accusation could have had "major consequences" for Nadal. In March a ye...

Texas Tech Drops Heartbreaker on Senior Day, 27-3 Texas Tech Drops Heartbreaker on Senior Day, 27-3

TCU earned it with true grit. "I'm always confident in what we can do offensively. We wouldn't be 8-2 right now going into the ball game if we weren't that". Gladney's touchdown put the finishing touches on a great performance from the Horned Frogs' ...

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