Sunday August 18-th, 2019

Walker sets Hornets record with 60-point game Walker sets Hornets record with 60-point game

After rallying from a late 10-point deficit in regulation, the Hornets found themselves down 119-114 with 1:14 left in overtime before Walker hit a jump shot and Jeremy Lamb converted a three-point play for a tie with 34.7 seconds to go. It's the cou...

Alexander Zverev stuns Roger Federer at ATP Finals Alexander Zverev stuns Roger Federer at ATP Finals

Keep in mind, Grigor Dimitrov , who like Zverev was once considered the future of this sport, won the ATP Finals past year at the age of 26 but failed to build on his title this season. Sascha doesn't deserve it". "I apologised to Roger at the n...

Most compelling matchups in college football Week 12 Most compelling matchups in college football Week 12

But 12-1 without an SEC championship? However, there are plenty of games with intrigue or importance to the races within a conference or for a division title. That said, this may be the biggest game Notre Dame has played in years. But the committee...

Super Eagles celebrate AFCON 2019 qualification in dressing room Super Eagles celebrate AFCON 2019 qualification in dressing room

We won in Seychelles and against Libya in Tunisia and we are here to win as well", Musa said. I think i am growing now and getting more matured and the expectations are high and I need to keep up my game to ensure I remain relevant as far footb...

Obafemi picks Ireland ahead of England, Nigeria Obafemi picks Ireland ahead of England, Nigeria

Ireland produced another forgettable performance against Northern Ireland at the Aviva Stadium last night as a number of saves from man-of-the-match, Darren Randolph helped them cling on to a goalless draw. "That can certainly happen with his club ...

Ireland v New Zealand, November Tests Ireland v New Zealand, November Tests

Gone will be the feeling that next year is just an inexorable plod towards yet another All Black coronation in Yokohama, Irish and European rugby will go into a frenzy - the balance of power in the rugby world altered. After a pulsating opening...

Rampant Anderson can nearly taste ATP Finals playoffs Rampant Anderson can nearly taste ATP Finals playoffs

The 32-year-old debutant at the ATP's blue riband event won the first 11 games of the round-robin clash, before a relieved Nishikori finally got on the scoreboard with an angled victor. "But a lot of the facts are not right, just to be clear there,...

Zlatko Dalic to speak to Dejan Lovren over Sergio Ramos 'boast' Zlatko Dalic to speak to Dejan Lovren over Sergio Ramos 'boast'

Croatia beat Spain 3-2, courtesy of a stoppage time victor from Tin Jedvan. After the match, Lovren posted a video on Instagram and reportedly said: "Elbowed him good". "He is an excellent defender and has already won a lot". Van Dijk - who ...

Lewis Hamilton relishing F1 title challenge against Max Verstappen next year Lewis Hamilton relishing F1 title challenge against Max Verstappen next year

The Briton will have no trouble in expressing himself, having already done so in an emotionally-charged garage debrief at Interlagos. Describing what it meant to him, Hamilton said: "Honestly, these guys have worked so hard the last six years and i...

Manchester United star Paul Pogba relaxes with Messi and Davido in Dubai Manchester United star Paul Pogba relaxes with Messi and Davido in Dubai

The duo was seen posing for pictures after which they spoke for a long time. Pogba is reported to have been telling Messi about France's chant for N'Golo Kante which includes a line about "stopping" the Argentine superstar - in reference to the W...

Duke’s Zion Williamson continues to dunk it all Duke’s Zion Williamson continues to dunk it all

It didn't matter that Williamson's high school didn't have a football program. We played at a pace that was different from the pace (the Eagles) are really good at. You could feel that alley-oop through the TV screen. In the Eastern Michigan game...

Boston Celtics: Kyrie Irving Destroys Raptors in 123-116 OT Win Boston Celtics: Kyrie Irving Destroys Raptors in 123-116 OT Win

Still, the story of the night - beyond the fact that these two teams might play to determine who makes the NBA Finals out of the Eastern Conference this spring - was Irving, who put forth a masterpiece to tank Toronto. Irving had 11 assists, and J...

India in semis, NZ beat Pakistan in ICC Women’s World T20 India in semis, NZ beat Pakistan in ICC Women’s World T20

Mithali Raj, the mainstay of Indian women's cricket for years now, tops the list of India's highest Twenty20 worldwide run-getters. Australia Women: Beth Mooney, Alyssa Healy (w), Meg Lanning (c), Ashleigh Gardner, Elyse Villani, Rachael Haynes...

Novak Djokovic delivers fury from serve to oust Marin Cilic — ATP Finals Novak Djokovic delivers fury from serve to oust Marin Cilic — ATP Finals

The video prepared by Tennis Australia revealed their radical plans for January 2020, when 24 national teams are to be invited Down Under for the ATP Cup. "It's not an ATP land grab or anything like". "This event will help us all achieve that while...

England name Fijian winger for Test debut against Japan England name Fijian winger for Test debut against Japan

Chris Ashton will move from the right to left wing. A new-look centre pairing of Jack Nowell and Alex Lozowski start outside Ford and half-back partner Danny Care with Farrell offering midfield cover from the bench against the sport's 11th-ra...

Holland beat France to relegate Germany Holland beat France to relegate Germany

Should France lose on Friday they would give the Dutch a chance to leapfrog the World Cup winners when they take on Germany in Gelsenkirchen on Monday. They were on the back foot for most of the match and fell behind to a Georginio Wijnaldum ...

Australia misses out on hosting rights for Women's Rugby World Cup Australia misses out on hosting rights for Women's Rugby World Cup

Auckland and Whangarei will host matches at Albany Stadium , Waitakere Stadium and Northland Events Centre, with Eden Park available for the semi's and final. The tournament follows the very special and record-breaking Women's Rugby World ...

WinView Games Playbook: Packers vs. Seahawks - Week 11 WinView Games Playbook: Packers vs. Seahawks - Week 11

That's the way we approach it". A seemingly softer portion of the schedule follows next week's showdown with the Vikings , but a loss in that game could put the Packers in a hole too deep to climb out of. One of those moments could have come had M...

Gordon Hayward willing to make sacrifice to help spark Celtics' offense Gordon Hayward willing to make sacrifice to help spark Celtics' offense

In the 12 games he has played in, Hayward is averaging 9.9 points, 5.5 rebounds and 2.8 assists while shooting 39.6 percent from the field, 31.9 percent from beyond the arc and 76.2 percent from the free-throw line. Irving and Aron Baynes are the o...

India vs Ireland: Everything you need to know India vs Ireland: Everything you need to know

The live stream will be available on Hotstar . Indian spinners produced yet another controlled performance to clinch a semi-final berth with a comfortable 52-run victory against Ireland in a group league encounter of the ICC Women's World T20 ...

Rangers acquire ex-Islanders forward Ryan Strome from Oilers Rangers acquire ex-Islanders forward Ryan Strome from Oilers

That sum makes Spooner's cap hit $3.1 million for the Oilers, the same as. Throughout his six-year career with the Oilers and New York Islanders, Strome has racked up 59 goals and 103 assists in 358 games. Oddly, the Rangers are retaining salary he...

Formula One champions Lewis Hamilton clarifies 'poor' India comments Formula One champions Lewis Hamilton clarifies 'poor' India comments

The circuit is reported to have cost around $550m to build, and without a Formula One race the owners have struggled to recoup the costs. The recently-crowned five-time world champion has offered his thoughts in the wake of Liberty Media's announce...

'Haha!' - Dejan Lovren taunts Sergio Ramos after Croatia beat Spain 'Haha!' - Dejan Lovren taunts Sergio Ramos after Croatia beat Spain

Still wearing his Croatia kit, Lovren says in Croatian: 'Haha! 3-2! Go ahead and talk now! There is bad blood between the centre-backs - that strecthes back to the Champions League final after Ramos was involved in an incident with Mohamed Salah ...

Barcelona midfielder Busquets frustrated as Croatia defeat Spain Barcelona midfielder Busquets frustrated as Croatia defeat Spain

But the Croatia full-back ensured his side would not be denied, lashing in a rebound in the dying seconds to keep the hosts in the running. Croatia , the 2018 World Cup runner-up, has struggled since its success in Russian Federation and sits in...

NASCAR Hall of Fame driver David Pearson dies at 83 NASCAR Hall of Fame driver David Pearson dies at 83

Pearson, who won 18.29 percent of his races, was inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame in 2011. Pearson was 83 years old. He won three championships-and found time to win in Trans-Am-before retiring in 1986 and returning in 1989. He finished thir...

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