Monday August 19-th, 2019

Burrows Saint wins Irish Grand National for Walsh and Mullins Burrows Saint wins Irish Grand National for Walsh and Mullins

It was a superb pick by Walsh who had a lot of horses to pick from in the race, but Burrows Saint owned by Rich Ricci held off stable mates Acapella Bourgois and Isleofhopeanddreams. Mullins ran seven of the 30 starters in the Irish National but los...

Real Madrid planning loan move for Gareth Bale Real Madrid planning loan move for Gareth Bale

The only chances that have came their way under Zidane are one start for Llorente and 117 minutes for Ceballos. The reaction contrasts with the welcome to Isco, who entered the field at the same time as Bale to the delight of the bleachers.

Granderson homers, Marlins tag Scherzer in win over Nationals Granderson homers, Marlins tag Scherzer in win over Nationals

A three-time All-Star, Strasburg tossed eight scoreless innings, allowing just two hits and two walks, while striking out 11. Nats manager Davey Martinez said Strasburg was that good because he mixed every one of his pitches and focused on the curv...

Fed Cup semifinal: Australia, Belarus level after 1st day Fed Cup semifinal: Australia, Belarus level after 1st day

Australia will face France, who upset Romania with a 3-2 victory in Rouen. She made it to the quarterfinals at the Australian Open and also won all three matches she played - two singles and doubles - in helping Australia beat the United States 3-2 i...

Hamid Hassan, Asghar Afghan named in Afghanistan`s World Cup squad Hamid Hassan, Asghar Afghan named in Afghanistan`s World Cup squad

Afghanistan will kickstart their campaign at the 2019 ICC World Cup against defending champion Australia on June 1. After sacking Afghan from captaincy ACB named Rahmat Shah as the skipper of Test format, Gulbadin Naib as the skipper of ODI format...

Ringrose: 'Incredible' Saracens awaiting Leinster in final Ringrose: 'Incredible' Saracens awaiting Leinster in final

Leinster and Saracens have met only three times in European competition, with the province winning all three, including... Former Australian global Scott Fardy is promoted from the bench to take the number six jersey, while 21-year-old Caelan ...

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Twitter reacts after St. Louis Blues upset Jets Stanley Cup Playoffs: Twitter reacts after St. Louis Blues upset Jets

Ryan O'Reilly and Brayden Schenn scored earlier in the final period for the Blues, who host Game 6 of the best-of-seven series on Saturday. Sometimes pucks just don't go in. You want to close it out and you don't want to have to go back and play a G...

Sharks' Pavelski exits Game 7 with scary injury Sharks' Pavelski exits Game 7 with scary injury

But social media was buzzing about something that happened earlier in the game: a cross-check in the third period against San Jose's Joe Pavelski. In Game 1 of the series, Pavelski lost a few teeth after having a puck deflect off his face and past ...

Paul Pogba: Manager was right to slam players for 'disrespectful' Everton display Paul Pogba: Manager was right to slam players for 'disrespectful' Everton display

Midfielder Matic was at fault for Everton's second goal when he allowed Gylfi Sigurdsson the space to score from 20 yards, and the Serbia worldwide admitted he could have done better. "And I think a lot of things we said were brought back up in thi...

Klopp hails 'outstanding' attitude of Liverpool front three Klopp hails 'outstanding' attitude of Liverpool front three

Ian Rush has warned the Liverpool FC players to "keep their feet on the ground" as the Premier League title race hots up. Struggling United must seek to bounce back from a 4-0 thrashing at Everton on Sunday, their sixth defeat in eight games....

Raptors not overlooking Magic despite chance to close out series Raptors not overlooking Magic despite chance to close out series

Given that the Raptors were widely expected to make quick work of the Magic , this came as no surprise and, in Game 5 back in Toronto , Orlando put up little resistance on the way to a 115-96 loss in the clincher. It made for a short series, but ...

Omni Sports: France, Romania head for Fed Cup semi-final decider Omni Sports: France, Romania head for Fed Cup semi-final decider

Mladenovic did well to offer some resistance late in the opening set before breaking Halep's serve at the start of the second, but the 2018 French Open victor swiftly regained control to ease to victory. "She started very fast, hitting the ball very ...

Jason Kidd Not Expected To Have 'Serious Shot' At Head Coaching Job Jason Kidd Not Expected To Have 'Serious Shot' At Head Coaching Job

Lue and Pelinka met last Friday. Former Milwaukee Bucks head coach Jason Kidd is interviewing with the Lakers. He was sacked this season after an 0-6 start. Lue, 41, coached the Cavs for parts of four seasons and led the club to three straight NBA ...

Bellinger steals win from Brewers in Dodgers series finale Bellinger steals win from Brewers in Dodgers series finale

There was some Easter Sunday magic at Miller Park as the Brewers stormed back against the Dodgers, only to have Cody Bellinger lift the Dodgers to a 9th-inning victory. Riding a six-game winning streak into today's contest, the Dodgers were hoping to...

Key point for Brighton in fight for Premier League… Key point for Brighton in fight for Premier League…

Absolutely that's not the case. It was a hot day so it was nice to have the ball for that period of time. But that happens when you're playing in a division as hard as this division and when you are the level of club that we are. "I was there all in ...

France beats Romania in doubles to reach Fed Cup final France beats Romania in doubles to reach Fed Cup final

After almost three hours of fantastic tennis and score changes, Halep returned the fate of the game with Caroline Garcia in her favor, and won the match 6-7 (6), 6-3, 6-4. Overall, Roland Garros champion has won 18 of 23 Fed Cup singles rubbers and...

Warriors, Lakers release statements regarding Luke Walton accusation Warriors, Lakers release statements regarding Luke Walton accusation

According to legal documents obtained by United States media, Ms Tennant met Mr Walton in his suite at the Hotel Casa Del Mar in Santa Monica to give him a copy of her 2014 book. "At no time before or during his employment here was this allegation re...

NCAA adjusts targeting, OT rules for upcoming season NCAA adjusts targeting, OT rules for upcoming season

The new rule, the NCAA says, was passed in an effort to "limit the number of plays from scrimmage and bring the game to a conclusion". There will also be two-minute rest periods after the second and fourth overtimes. Officials will be tasked with e...

Canada wins Kitakyushu 7s Canada wins Kitakyushu 7s

Canada's victory has moved them up to second place in the series standings with 66 points, now only six behind New Zealand who finished fifth in Kitakyushu . The tournament made World Series history with neither New Zealand or Australia featuring in...

Brooke Henderson ties Canadian all-time wins record Brooke Henderson ties Canadian all-time wins record

Weir, although he still makes occasional appearances on the PGA Tour, hasn't won in 12 years (Knudson died in 1989). After the tournament, Henderson admitted she never imagined she would ever get to the level of those Canadian legends. Lowry, who o...

No sweep: Jazz blast off Rockets in gutsy Game 4 stand No sweep: Jazz blast off Rockets in gutsy Game 4 stand

Late Monday night, Korver tugged at the sweatshirt and smiled. Mitchell, Jae Crowder , Royce O'Neale and Ricky Rubio all sang glorious redemption songs in Game 4, but it was the 2018 Rookie of the Year runner-up whose efforts spoke loudest.

World Tennis Champ Serena Williams Invests in Coinbase World Tennis Champ Serena Williams Invests in Coinbase

The investment has been made through her business venture, Serena Ventures which she secretly founded in 2014. In her Instagram post, Williams said she invests in companies "that embrace diverse leadership, individual empowerment, creativity,...

Didn't take Long! Fastest goal in English Premier League history scored Didn't take Long! Fastest goal in English Premier League history scored

Originally thought to be six seconds, it was later corrected to seven - although the record remained intact. The goal passes out a list that includes Ledley King (9.82 seconds), Alan Shearer (10.52 seconds), Christian Eriksen (10.54 seconds).

Five-star guard Cole Anthony commits to UNC Five-star guard Cole Anthony commits to UNC

I love coach [Roy] Williams, coach [Hubert] Davis. "If it's up to me I'd be on campus tomorrow". Anthony joins five-star center Armando Bacot and three-star guard Jeremiah Francis in Chapel Hill. "We're thrilled with Cole's decision to attend North...

Woman arrested on prostitution charges in connection with Robert Kraft case Woman arrested on prostitution charges in connection with Robert Kraft case

If she posts bond, she can't have contact with anyone arrested in the case, and can't work in the spa or massage industry, and also must surrender her passport and any travel documents. As for Kraft, he and his lawyers have been fighting like hell to...

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