Monday September 23-rd, 2019

Croatia on brink on Davis Cup win after stunning first day Croatia on brink on Davis Cup win after stunning first day

I often play all three days in Davis Cup . 22-year-old Coric continued his breakthrough 2018 by defeating Chardy 6-2 7-5 6-4 before Cilic claimed a 6-3 7-5 6-4 victory over Tsonga. After an 11 minute opening game, Coric won 15 straight points to...

Bad decisions kept Fernando Alonso from greatness Bad decisions kept Fernando Alonso from greatness

He should have won more, many more. Alonso leaves Formula One after a stellar 17-year career which yielded two world titles in 2005 and 2006. He was already talking about a possible comeback on Saturday, saying: "I think next year I needed a brea...

Saints Get 10th Straight Win After Beating Turnover Prone Falcons 31-17 Saints Get 10th Straight Win After Beating Turnover Prone Falcons 31-17

Other than Michael Thomas, the receivers available against Atlanta were second-year pro Austin Carr, undrafted rookie Keith Kirkwood and recently activated return man Tommylee Lewis, who spent the previous nine weeks on injured reserve. 18. On thei...

CONMEBOL postpones Copa Libertadores final CONMEBOL postpones Copa Libertadores final

A statement from Conmebol confirmed the match would not take place on Sunday, adding: " Conmebol president Alejandro Dominguez recognized Boca Juniors can't play today". We've only just been able to breathe well because we were affected by the gas...

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster arrested on domestic violence charge San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster arrested on domestic violence charge

Eastern time at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay, the night before the 49ers were scheduled to play the Buccaneers. The San Francisco 49ers linebacker was arrested in February on charges of domestic violence, threats, and possession of an assault weapon...

Ohio State beats MI 62-39 Ohio State beats MI 62-39

The Wolverines are favored to win this game even though it's on the road, and a win would give them a Big Ten East title and keep them in position for a College Football Playoff berth. MI still was putting up points as fullback Ben Mason ran it in fr...

Davis Cup final: Croatia take charge against France

Earlier, the 12th-ranked Coric was flawless and Chardy was powerless to counter his deep groundstrokes in the first set, dropping 14 consecutive points at one point to trail 4-0. France's hopes of retaining the Davis Cup suffered a major blow as ...

Texas A&M earns narrow win over LSU in seven-OT thriller Texas A&M earns narrow win over LSU in seven-OT thriller

Texas A&M's rivalry game against No. 8 LSU was one for the ages as the Aggies found a way to top the Tigers in the highest scoring game in FBS history. Texas A&M drilled the field goal to tie it and send it to overtime, opening the door for a chan...

Bengals were scouting at Oklahoma vs. West Virginia Bengals were scouting at Oklahoma vs. West Virginia

The two teams both scored on their first two possessions. During the first quarter of the Black Friday fire sale of points that took place at Milan Puskar Stadium, I sent out some friendly advice to Oklahoma and West Virginia football fans.

Things we learned in Cowboys' third-straight win Things we learned in Cowboys' third-straight win

And he's suggested as much several times in the month since he traded his next first-round pick in the draft to Oakland for a new No. 1 receiver. The Dallas Cowboys extended their winning streak to three on Thanksgiving, giving their home fans pl...

Why Beale, Ashley-Cooper were axed by Wallabies Why Beale, Ashley-Cooper were axed by Wallabies

MICHAEL CHEIKA's reign as Australia coach looks increasing frail after it was revealed two of his players have been ruled out of the clash with England at Twickenham for bringing women back to their hotel. "On the field this year we have been in...

Santiago Solari's first game as permanent manager Santiago Solari's first game as permanent manager

The shocking defeat capped a tough 48 hours for the club, who on Friday released a statement to deny accusations made by Der Spiegel that captain Sergio Ramos had broken anti-doping regulations on two occasions in the past. Gareth Bale had the b...

Australia bat, Mitchell Starc returns for series decider Australia bat, Mitchell Starc returns for series decider

Virat Kohli-led Team India will aim to extend their unbeaten run in the T20 global series to 10 when they take on troubled Australian side on Sunday for the last match of three-match T20I series on Sunday, 25 November. Toss update: Australia has...

Haas seeking 'equality' amid protest against Force India Haas seeking 'equality' amid protest against Force India

Force India became a new team , "Racing Point Force India ", at that event but kept the same auto, staff and driver line-up as "Sahara Force India ", which had gone into administration over the summer. It has been pushing for a resolution but ind...

No doubting Thomases as Belgium lead World Cup golf No doubting Thomases as Belgium lead World Cup golf

On the third day of competition, however, Pieters and Detry took a five shot lead after recording a three-round fourballs total of 19-under 197 in better weather conditions at the Metropolitan Golf Club. "To be perfectly honest I didn't think we woul...

Barca Deny Atletico at the Death, Solari’s Real Humbled by Eibar Barca Deny Atletico at the Death, Solari’s Real Humbled by Eibar

Barça could well have dropped to second by kick off on Saturday, as surprise package Alaves will jump to the top of the table should they win at Leganes in Friday evening's game. On one occasion, Costa could not keep up with his strike partner's dr...

All Blacks the latest side to don rainbow laces All Blacks the latest side to don rainbow laces

Some England players have said they won't wear the rainbow laces. "I won't be wearing them but I fully support the LGBT community", Underhill said. Both sets of England and Australia players were given the chance to make an individual decision on...

Michigan Running Back Karan Higdon Guarantees Win over Ohio State Michigan Running Back Karan Higdon Guarantees Win over Ohio State

When Jim Harbaugh was the senior starting quarterback for MI back in 1986, he famously guaranteed that the Wolverines would beat rival Ohio State . These two teams want to keep their College Football Playoff hopes alive, and one will likely have its...

JaVale McGee relishes the fact LeBron James wanted him with Lakers JaVale McGee relishes the fact LeBron James wanted him with Lakers

Utah had to play minust Donovan Mitchell for most of the game as the top Jazz scorer bruised his ribs in the 2nd quarter and didn't return. James and the Lakers have won seven of eight to improve to 11-7. And James has revealed he petitioned La...

Four players ejected from Egg Bowl after heated brawl Four players ejected from Egg Bowl after heated brawl

But still, there was this notion that existed in the minds of Mississippi State fans that Joe Moorhead never displayed any emotion. Mississippi State quarterback Nick Fitzgerald suffered a nasty injury, the Bulldogs committed five turnovers a...

Joe Schmidt Sheds Worrying Light On His Future With Ireland Joe Schmidt Sheds Worrying Light On His Future With Ireland

Outside centre Garry Ringrose is the only surviving starter from the win against the All Blacks. "But it's a decision that's been a long time coming ", added the Ireland coach. 15 Will Addison, 14 Andrew Conway, 13 Garry Ringrose , 12 Stuart ...

Texans Owner Bob McNair Dies at 81 Texans Owner Bob McNair Dies at 81

I am privileged to have been his friend. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said in a statement that McNair left a "lasting mark on his city and our league". A family man leaving behind a franchise that has come a long way winning four division title...

Copa Libertadores finals rescheduled for 2 Saturdays Copa Libertadores finals rescheduled for 2 Saturdays

River's adversary in its quest for a fourth Copa Libertadores title will be known on Wednesday, when Boca Juniors defends its 2-0 first-leg victory against Brazil's Palmeiras, coached by World Cup victor Luiz Felipe Scolari. When it comes to knocko...

Breaking! Mary Kom creates history Breaking! Mary Kom creates history

I don't have anything to give you, except for a gold medal for the country. She defeated Hanna Okhota from Ukraine in the final match in 48kg flyweight class category. "I want to thank the fans who turned up today to cheer me and the Indian conting...

1,500 Croatian Fans Expected at Davis Cup Finals in France 1,500 Croatian Fans Expected at Davis Cup Finals in France

They seem evenly matched, with their head-to-head tied at 1-1. To his credit, Noah's got a solid doubles team in Nicolas Mahut and Pierre-Hugues Herbert, ranked eighth, that finished runner-up at the Nitto ATP Finals last weekend. The French Da...

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