Monday August 19-th, 2019

Wimbledon prize money rises 11.8 percent Wimbledon prize money rises 11.8 percent

Murray, Wimbledon champion in 2013 and 2016, has an official deadline of June 18 to apply for a wildcard for this year's event, which begins on July 1. If he is fit enough, the 31-year-old Scot could use his protected ranking to enter Wimbledon , ...

Chelsea target Ryan Fraser looking to leave Bournemouth Chelsea target Ryan Fraser looking to leave Bournemouth

That's not to say Fraser would reject a move this summer, as the 7-cap global is hopeful someone will take note of his stellar form for Bournemouth , and offer the Cherries a high figure for someone entering the final 12-months of their contract.

Wallabies threaten 'strike' action if Folau returns Wallabies threaten 'strike' action if Folau returns

Centre Kerevi and Wallabies prop Allan Allalatoa, whose father Vili played for Samoa , "liked" Folau's explosive post, while England's Billy Vunipola was sanctioned by the Rugby Football Union for expressing his support. Teams have been in a...

Tyreek Hill fights back in letter: Child's mother is to blame Tyreek Hill fights back in letter: Child's mother is to blame

In the letter, obtained by ESPN , Hill's attorney, Trey Pettlon disputes claims that Hill's fiance, Crystal Espinal, made during a secret recording of Hill in a Dubai airport. "I hurt [our son]". According to the letter, Espinal responded, "I know ...

Tiger Woods to Visit Trump at White House Tiger Woods to Visit Trump at White House

Mr. Trump said last month that he meant to present Mr. Woods with the nation's highest civilian award, the presidential Medal of Freedom , following his comeback victory at the Masters . Open and finished T4 in the "09 Open. Following his stunnin...

NFL May Put Tyreek Hill On Exempt List This Week NFL May Put Tyreek Hill On Exempt List This Week

On Tuesday, safety Tyrann Mathieu weighed in on the situation, calling it "very disappointing". "It's a very unfortunate situation". So it's not really fair for me to comment on his character. The person said to be Hill also threatens her after...

Sharks' Pavelski misses Game 1 vs. Avalanche Sharks' Pavelski misses Game 1 vs. Avalanche

Gabriel Bourque opened the scoring for the Avs just 2:10 into the game before Gustav Nyquist tied the game for San Jose later in the opening frame. Brent Burns became the first defenseman in Sharks history to record four points in a playoff game with...

Former Texas A&M player found guilty of murder Former Texas A&M player found guilty of murder

He was found not fit to stand trial and sent to a psychiatric hospital in 2016, but was found fit to stand trial months later. After several years, 25-year-old Thomas Johnson went on trial and was found guilty of murder on Tuesday morning.

Sixers tie up playoff series with Game 2 win over Raptors Sixers tie up playoff series with Game 2 win over Raptors

The Philadelphia 76ers aren't going to stop Kahwi Leonard, but with Siakam surpassing Kyle Lowry as the Raptors second best player, slowing down Siakam will be essential in the Sixers winning the series. And Sixers guard Jimmy Butler, who pace...

Hurricanes Put on Defensive Clinic to Push Islanders to the Brink Hurricanes Put on Defensive Clinic to Push Islanders to the Brink

I think that is pretty relevant, and tonight we need to show the Islanders what we're all about. "It's gone. And all we can do is just look at the next game, drop the puck next game and go forward from there". The Hurricanes proceeded to rip off thre...

Sloane Stephens gets Engaged to a Soccer Player Sloane Stephens gets Engaged to a Soccer Player

Open. They first met when they were pre-teens. The couple have dated since 2016 and Altidore told the Toronto Sun in March that he doesn't think twice of hoping on a plane and travelling thousands of miles to be with Stephens if he has a day or two...

ACI announces agreement in principle for Italian Grand Prix extension ACI announces agreement in principle for Italian Grand Prix extension

Like their Monza counterparts, the Northamptonshire circuit has struggled to make financial ends meet with F1 and triggered a release clause in their contract because of the escalating costs. Reports this week suggested a new contract had been signed...

Rose hopes to rebound at Quail Hollow Rose hopes to rebound at Quail Hollow

This year's Wells Fargo Championship takes place this week. The course was given a significant touch-up by Arnold Palmer in the mid 80s and more recently modernized by Tom Fazio, who helped beef up the track to major-championship standards.

Real Madrid target Hazard fronts Chelsea kit launch: It just feels right Real Madrid target Hazard fronts Chelsea kit launch: It just feels right

The new designs by the sportswear giants have impressed the fans as they have been creative with the new jersey. One more wrote: "Utter sh*t, probably the worst kit in Chelsea's history". Chelsea usually reveal their following season's first kit in...

Suns coaching job is Monty Williams' if he wants it Suns coaching job is Monty Williams' if he wants it

Out of the group, Pelinka and the Lakers have already interviewed Philadelphia 76ers assistant coach Monty Williams and former Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue twice. He is a finalist for the Los Angeles Lakers' job; the Sacramento Kings...

Cristiano Ronaldo buys most expensive auto ever Cristiano Ronaldo buys most expensive auto ever

According to a Daily Mail report, Ronaldo has spent 11 million euro (9.49 million pound) on the Bugatti which was first presented to the world at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show. Well, that hasn't stopped everyone from running the story, but I'd be scep...

Wales include uncapped Rhys Carre and Owen Lane to World Cup squad Wales include uncapped Rhys Carre and Owen Lane to World Cup squad

Gatland is set to name his final World Cup squad during the week of the second Ireland game on September 7. Meanwhile, James Davies is recalled after injury, while Ospreys lock Bradley Davies is another who makes it into the squad despite an injury...

Blues vs. Stars Game 4 Prediction: NHL Playoffs Betting Odds Blues vs. Stars Game 4 Prediction: NHL Playoffs Betting Odds

Then again, the Stars were down two games to one to the Nashville Predators in their opening-round series and promptly won three straight to complete one of the many upsets that have highlighted this spring's Stanley Cup chase. For Dallas , goaltend...

Manchester City will not be affected by Klopp's mind games - Guardiola Manchester City will not be affected by Klopp's mind games - Guardiola

Guardiola was a guest at the FA Youth Cup final in midweek, when City appeared to be cruising to victory against Liverpool until a late slip-up allowed their opponents back into a game they went on to win , though he laughed at the idea that wh...

Italian GP set to continue at Monza through 2024 Italian GP set to continue at Monza through 2024

Silverstone hosted the first ever Formula 1 Grand Prix back in 1950 and is regarded as one of the jewels of Formula 1 . Located along the shores of the North Sea just west of Amsterdam, Zandvoort hosted its first Grand Prix in 1952 and remained...

Ruby Walsh Announces Retirement After Punchestown Gold Cup Triumph Ruby Walsh Announces Retirement After Punchestown Gold Cup Triumph

Walsh was seen to wave goodbye to the Punchestown crowd after Kemboy saw off the Cheltenham Gold Cup hero Al Boum Photo in fine style. It was fitting that Walsh's farewell... He rode for Paul Nicholls, the 11-times British champion trainer, during ...

Indians RHP Kluber hit on right arm by line drive Indians RHP Kluber hit on right arm by line drive

He exited in the bottom of the fifth after allowing eight hits and three earned runs through 4 2/3 innings. The news is a tough blow for the Indians , especially after the loss of Mike Clevinger until at least June 1, following his placement on t...

Avalanche beat Sharks 4-3 to even series at game apiece Avalanche beat Sharks 4-3 to even series at game apiece

This story has been updated with quotes and additional material from the Sharks dressing room at SAP Center. Eastern with the matchup even at a game apiece after two games in San Jose . "They capitalized on the chances they got, and made us play f...

De Gea deserves support De Gea deserves support

ParisUnited is reporting that PSG Sporting Director Antero Enrique has been in touch with the Spanish shotstopper's entourage for "several weeks" now and though no official decision has been reached, De Gea is touted to hinge his decision of leaving ...

Ajax one step closer to Madrid with first leg win at Tottenham Ajax one step closer to Madrid with first leg win at Tottenham

Without their talisman Harry Kane , with no return date set for the injured striker, and the suspended Heung-min Son, Spurs lacked a cutting edge. Spurs looked a different side, finding more opportunities to force Ajax back, although they fa...

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