Saturday August 24-th, 2019

Edwards, Eastern lead Purdue past No. 25 IN 70-55 Edwards, Eastern lead Purdue past No. 25 IN 70-55

Justin Smith scored 15 points, but IN (12-6, 3-4) lost its fourth straight and likely will drop out of the Top 25 on Monday. Many analysts believed that Purdue had a slight advantage before tipoff, but few thought it would result in a 15-point defi...

Middlesbrough unveil Mikel Obi jersey number Middlesbrough unveil Mikel Obi jersey number

According to the report by UK Sun, Mikel Obi traveled to the United Kingdom on Tuesday morning, January 22, before he had his medical examination at the Riverside stadium. He had discussions with both Middlesbrough and Crystal Palace, before deciding...

Djokovic into Open semis after injured Nishikori retires Djokovic into Open semis after injured Nishikori retires

His match will be played on Wednesday, and market rival Rafa Nadal has the opportunity to get into the semi-finals first, as he faces Frances Tiafoe tomorrow. "And I'll do everything to get ready for that (next) one". Djokovic is hunting his th...

Jockey Makes Miraculous Recovery, Wins Race After Nearly Falling From Horse Jockey Makes Miraculous Recovery, Wins Race After Nearly Falling From Horse

His work wasn't done however, once back in position, Sweeney summoned one last charge from the Declan Queally trained horse to eventually land the race with three lengths to spare. Sweeney began to fall off of the horse and looked well on his way to ...

Australian Open: Czech seventh seed Karolina Pliskova powers into quarters Australian Open: Czech seventh seed Karolina Pliskova powers into quarters

Pliskova will now play the victor of Monday's match between Romania's No. 1- seed Simona Halep and 16th-seed Serena Williams of the United States in the next round. The defeat continues a tough run at the majors for Muguruza, who was knocked out ...

Mariners add to prospect haul, acquire infielder in swap with Reds, Yankees Mariners add to prospect haul, acquire infielder in swap with Reds, Yankees

In the constant search for young, athletic talent that fits in the Mariners' new plan of a "step back" in 2019 and a push forward with a club controllable roster starting in 2020-2021, general manager Jerry Dipoto added another well-regarded prospect...

Manchester United duo to 'sign new deals', Burnley 'looking at' Spurs reject Manchester United duo to 'sign new deals', Burnley 'looking at' Spurs reject

According to the same story, the talks about a new contract have lasted more than a year, but they are now reaching a conclusion and the Red Devils are hopeful that Martial will sign a new five-year deal with the Old Trafford outfit. Gary Neville bel...

Pakistan captain's 'racist' sledge caught on stump mic Pakistan captain's 'racist' sledge caught on stump mic

In the 37th over of South Africa's run chase in their second one-day global (ODI) against Pakistan in Durban on Tuesday (Wednesday NZ time), Phehlukwayo was fortunate to miss his stumps when a thick inside edge off his bat went to deep fine leg f...

Feisty American humbles Kerber at Open Feisty American humbles Kerber at Open

After an early trade of breaks in the second set, Collins smashed a backhand to break Kerber's serve and take a 4-2 lead. "She was never going to go away". "I know that I can match it with the best". The two-time Wimbledon champion beat 17-year-o...

It was fun while it lasted It was fun while it lasted

He wrote: "After his rather abrupt retirement from professional football @usainbolt has the best goal per game ratio of pretty much any player ever". Bolt reportedly turned down two-year deals with both the Mariners and Maltese club Valetta , citi...

Naomi Osaka beats injury-hampered Elina Svitolina at Australian Open Naomi Osaka beats injury-hampered Elina Svitolina at Australian Open

Osaka had won her last 57 matches in which she won the first set and she never looked back. 'It's kind of unfortunate that she got injured. A third-straight break saw Osaka then serving for the set, but the 21-year-old squandered a 30-0 lead as S...

Unseeded American Collins hammers Kerber to reach Australian Open quarters

The German three-time Grand Slam champion broke early in the second set but was immediately broken back. However, Barty fought back from the brink to level the match by winning the second set 6-1 and while she looked like she was losing control fro...

Zverev destroys racquet in Aus Open meltdown Zverev destroys racquet in Aus Open meltdown

Open finalist Madison Keys. The most recent match between these two players was in 2018 where Milos Raonic won in straight sets. The 21-year-old's miserable slump in Slams means he has made it to just one quarter-final, at the French Open last ye...

Chiefs fire Bob Sutton Chiefs fire Bob Sutton

Reid did not say whether Sutton's replacement would be promoted from within his current staff. The Chiefs were among the worst defenses in the league this past season, allowing an average of 405.5 yards per game - only the 6-10 Cincinnati Bengals a...

Five-star big man Isaiah Stewart picks Washington Five-star big man Isaiah Stewart picks Washington

Stewart is from Rochester, N.Y. and plays for La Lumiere in Indiana. Syracuse assistant coach Gerry McNamara became the main recruiter after Hopkins' departure . "That's the kind of player I am", Stewart said. Stewart was the last true big man o...

Miller Park will become American Family Insurance Park/Field/Something in 2021 Miller Park will become American Family Insurance Park/Field/Something in 2021

Still, this sucks. Miller Park American Family Insurance Park, right? The Brewers' stadium was named after a corporation that had the naming rights, and it'll be renamed after another corporation when they receive those rights after 2020.

Ortiz leads by 1 and gets another shot at Latin Amateur Ortiz leads by 1 and gets another shot at Latin Amateur

This was the fifth year of the Latin America Amateur and Ortiz has played in all five with two runner-up finishes and a third-place finish. The victory not only gets him into the Masters, he is exempt into the final stage of qualifying for the U.S....

Phil Mickelson keeps hold of two-shot lead at Desert Classic Phil Mickelson keeps hold of two-shot lead at Desert Classic

Long set up with the winning putt with the 6-iron approach from 175 yards with the ball below his feet in dormant grass on a mound to the right of the fairway. Mickelson is making his first tour start since early October and first competitive appeara...

Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray declares for 2019 National Football League draft Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray declares for 2019 National Football League draft

Careers can last longer and once you have reached major league status over a tenured type period (three to five years) the payouts can be mind boggling. Murray announced his intention to enter the NFL Draft via his social media, sparking a surge in i...

Boxer Manny Pacquiao's Los Angeles home burgled

Sternburg said authorities were taking inventory Sunday night of Pacquiao's home, which was typically occupied by dozens of associates during his fight preparation, the Los Angeles Times reported . Pacquiao retained his welterweight title against Br...

Cristiano Ronaldo: Massimiliano Allegri plays down penalty miss Cristiano Ronaldo: Massimiliano Allegri plays down penalty miss

Star signing Cristiano Ronaldo nearly handed the hosts a second a few minutes later following good work by Federico Benardeschi, but strong defending kept the Portuguese away. Next up for Juventus is a visit to Lazio on Sunday. Earlier Fabio Bo...

Real Madrid to make enticing offer for Premier League superstar Real Madrid to make enticing offer for Premier League superstar

Madrid are said to be keen to sell Rodriguez this summer, but according to The Independent , Arsenal are exploring the possibility of taking the Colombia global on loan. But, according to ESPN FC , James will remain at Bayern until his loan deal ...

Bellerin out for season with knee injury Bellerin out for season with knee injury

The Spaniard was enjoying an excellent game down the right flank as he set-up Alexandre Lacazette for our opening goal during the 2-0 victory which put us right back in the mix for a top four finish this season. However, Arsenal are fifth place in th...

Darren Bravo recalled to West Indies Test squad after two years Darren Bravo recalled to West Indies Test squad after two years

The 29-year-old batsman last appeared in the longest format for Windies in the November 2016 against England , in which he scored 11 and 3 in two innings. He was controversially sent home following that tour for an ill-advised Twitter rant aimed a...

Mitchell Trubisky added to NFC Pro Bowl roster Mitchell Trubisky added to NFC Pro Bowl roster

He passed for 3,223 yards and 24 touchdowns and rushed for 421 yards and three scores. Trubisky was 11-3 as a starter in the regular season, his second year in the National Football League and first under coach Matt Nagy . "Which I have. But I kno...

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