Monday August 19-th, 2019

Impressive Lowry tightens his grip in Abu Dhabi Impressive Lowry tightens his grip in Abu Dhabi

But the 31-year-old knuckled down and did not make any major mistakes. South African Richard Sterne was Lowry's nearest challenger on 14-under, courtesy of a stunning eagle at the 10th where he holed his third shot from the fairway. "Obviously, I...

Kenneth Faried Agrees To Buyout With Nets, Will Join Rockets Kenneth Faried Agrees To Buyout With Nets, Will Join Rockets

Upon clearing waivers, Faried is expected to sign with the Houston Rockets and will immediately see significant playing time for the injury-battered squad, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reports, citing sources. Faried saw his best years in Denver whe...

A selection of memorable moments from Petr Cech’s glittering career A selection of memorable moments from Petr Cech’s glittering career

All about his numbers, his performances, his clean sheets, his titles and his professionalism. Cech who won four Premier League titles, four FA Cups, the Champions League, the Europa League and three League Cups with Chelsea , will hang up his g...

Ramsey Signs Juventus Pre-contract Deal Ramsey Signs Juventus Pre-contract Deal

It is believed he will sign a five-year deal worth around €280.000 per week. Despite playing an important role in the club's recent FA Cup success - he scored the victor in the 2014 and 2017 finals - Ramsey has been told that he does not feature in...

Silver supports Kanter skipping London game as Turkey seeks arrest warrant Silver supports Kanter skipping London game as Turkey seeks arrest warrant

Reports this week that the Turkish government was seeking an worldwide arrest warrant may have solidified that call. Istanbul-based newspaper Daily Sabah reported that an arrest warrant was issued for Kanter by Turkish prosecutors on Wednesday.

Sarri Chelsea working hard on Higuain deal Morata suffering difficult moment Sarri Chelsea working hard on Higuain deal Morata suffering difficult moment

Chelsea have lacked a world-class centre-forward in the first half of the campaign and Higuain has the potential to fill that void if he settles quickly at Stamford Bridge. "I don't want to talk with him about something that I can not resolve", Sa...

Brook questions Khan credibility following Crawford agreement Brook questions Khan credibility following Crawford agreement

I don't want to jump on the bandwagon and say loads of stuff, it's a good fight besides myself, so good on him for getting it on. The relationship between Top Rank, which counts Crawford as its top talent, and Premier Boxing Champions, home to the ...

Predators' Johansen suspended 2 games for high-sticking Jets' Scheifele Predators' Johansen suspended 2 games for high-sticking Jets' Scheifele

The incident occured in the first period when Johansen and Scheifele were battling in the corner. He'll miss games against the Panthers and Avalanche for Nashville, which fell four points back of division-leading Winnipeg after Thursday's 5-1 loss....

Confirmed: Celtic Team V Airdrie - Burke Starts, Weah on Bench Confirmed: Celtic Team V Airdrie - Burke Starts, Weah on Bench

Rodgers is still odds-on favourite to take over at the King Power stadium, but he was quick to quash the speculation whilst praising the Foxes. Duff said: "I am absolutely delighted to join Celtic in this new role and be part of a club for whic...

Qatar wins AFC Asian Cup game against Saudi Arabia Qatar wins AFC Asian Cup game against Saudi Arabia

Qatar , who have never gone beyond the quarterfinals, advance to face Iraq in the last 16. The draw for the next round also sees Bahrain take on South Korea, China meet Thailand and hosts the United Arab Emirates face debutants Kyrgyzstan.

French teen Noam Emeran reveals Man Utd move French teen Noam Emeran reveals Man Utd move

Emeran, who is now with French side Amiens SC, said he finally decided on Manchester United after some long thinking and talks with his family. Emeran told Courrier Picard : "After talking to my family, I think it was the best choice over what...

Have seen Sachin Tendulkar getting angry but not MS Dhoni: Ravi Shastri Have seen Sachin Tendulkar getting angry but not MS Dhoni: Ravi Shastri

He has 10 centuries and 70 half-centuries under his belt in this format. Team India were off to a bright start, with Bhubaneshwar Kumar removing both openers Aaron Finch and Alex Carey within the first powerplay after the interruption in play cau...

Raonic beats Wawrinka in thrilling four-setter Raonic beats Wawrinka in thrilling four-setter

The match ended with a difference of just two points in between Raonic (163) and Wawrinka (161). "She has to be the favourite to win this tournament", Bouchard said. Open victor Naomi Osaka or Tamara Zidansek in the third round. Meanwhile, sixt...

Madrid keeper Casilla signs for Leeds United Madrid keeper Casilla signs for Leeds United

Chelsea loanee Jamal Blackman broke a leg in November, leaving inexperienced 20-year-old William Huffer his only other option. Bielsa goes with Bailey Peacock-Farrell in goal, despite landing Kiko Casilla, while in central defence he picks Liam Coo...

Wee hours for Konta and Muguruza Wee hours for Konta and Muguruza

Better late than never, right? Serving to stay in the match at 5-6, errant Konta groundstrokes put the former World No.4 down 15-30; though spectacular hustling and a short forehand victor pulled her back to 30-30, Muguruza scented her chance.

Full Lakers roster an obstacle to acquiring Carmelo Anthony Full Lakers roster an obstacle to acquiring Carmelo Anthony

Whether or not Anthony will find a new team remains to be seen. The Lakers, who have a full roster and would have to waive someone to sign him if he was waived, continue to be tied to Anthony more than any other team. No potential suitors were name...

Thiem limps out of Australian Open Thiem limps out of Australian Open

Thiem - suffering from fatigue after a gruelling five-set win in the first round over Benoit Paire - called for a medical break midway through the second set with Popyrin well on top. Buoyed by the crowd inside Melbourne Arena, Popyrin was playing li...

Kohli signs off with a trip to Australian Open | Federer | Anushka Sharma Kohli signs off with a trip to Australian Open | Federer | Anushka Sharma

After guiding India to a historic ODI series win over Australia, skipper Virat Kohli spend his off-day by meeting with legendary tennis player Roger Federer in Melbourne on Saturday. He also lead the Men in Blue to a 2-1 win in the One-Day Internat...

Chelsea to field Gonzalo Higuain against Arsenal?

When asked if Giroud will start at Arsenal , he said: "I don't know at the moment". "Then I chose to focus on the pitch, matches, training, so now I am confident because Marina is working very hard, but I don't know anything about the matter becau...

Antonio Valencia 'will not leave Manchester United this month' Antonio Valencia 'will not leave Manchester United this month'

They report that even if United don't extend the defender's current contract beyond the end of the season, he will see it out, ruling out the prospect of a January depature. Chelsea have joined Manchester City and Manchester United in the race to...

Not so fast, Roger. Federer blocked by Australian Open security Not so fast, Roger. Federer blocked by Australian Open security

The coach is being very serious, I love that", Federer said. "I was aware of the threat of Taylor and the velocity of his serve". "I think he played really well there". and, and, and, Australians!" I feel like playing at home. A resurgent Tomas B...

BBL match abandoned after power failure at Gabba BBL match abandoned after power failure at Gabba

The Sydney Thunder coach and former New Zealand fast bowler demanded a review of the unsafe play rule that nearly certainly robbed his side of a point and a move to second place on Thursday night. The word is for us that Brisbane had to agree t...

Australian Open 2019: Serena Williams Juggernaut Rolls Into Last 16

When it ended, Williams placed her arm around Yastremska, who wiped away a tear. "I was walking to the net, I started bawling", said Williams. Osaka had earlier shown her frustration by, unusually, throwing her racket to the ground to earn a warn...

Serena eliminates Bouchard in Melbourne Serena eliminates Bouchard in Melbourne

There was a glimmer of hope for the underdog when Williams' error count suddenly rose early in set two, the 16th seed spurning three break points and then finding herself in trouble at 0-30 in game four. But she's not alone. Serena Williams is bi...

Watch court-level view of Kyrie Irving's dagger 3-pointer vs. Raptors Watch court-level view of Kyrie Irving's dagger 3-pointer vs. Raptors

Kyrie Irving said Wednesday he called LeBron James over the weekend to apologize to him for criticizing his leadership while they were teammates on the Cleveland Cavaliers. He had 27 points and 18 assists in the 117-108 victory. "I feel like the...

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