Saturday August 24-th, 2019

'Harsh words' in store for South Africa flops, warns Du Plessis 'Harsh words' in store for South Africa flops, warns Du Plessis

Those green-shirt clad Bangladesh supporters were back on the feet as Tamim and Soumya, who hit five fours in six balls at one point, brought up their fifty partnership in just seven overs. Lungi Ngidi (left) could sit out or the next ten days. Mo...

Anthony Van Dyck storms to Derby victory Anthony Van Dyck storms to Derby victory

Ashe did in Authorized's Derby in 2007, O'Brien could have saddled eight runners, but Cape Of Good Hope will go for Sunday's Prix du Jockey Club, with the Roger Varian-trained Surfman also heading for Chantilly over Epsom. It is also the most illustr...

Fiji win in Paris and claim fourth series title Fiji win in Paris and claim fourth series title

Fiji's Jerry Tuwai, instrumental in both tries, then received a yellow card for a failed intercept, and the usa took advantage with a Carlin Isles try, moments after he mucked up one for running out of the in goal. In their first two games in Franc...

National Basketball Association contacts Toronto Raptors about rapper Drake during Eastern Conference finals National Basketball Association contacts Toronto Raptors about rapper Drake during Eastern Conference finals

Kevon Looney, who's been mostly excellent for Golden State in these playoffs, might be out with the chest or shoulder issue that sidelined him during Game 2 - the Warriors said it was a chest contusion, while Looney was clearly grabbing at his should...

Toronto Raptors down Milwaukee Bucks, reach first ever National Basketball Association final Toronto Raptors down Milwaukee Bucks, reach first ever National Basketball Association final

Although not taking anything away from Raptors , who did a fine job defeating Bucks, the best team all year, the Warriors will be altogether one step more hard to defeat. It was the first four-game losing streak of the season for the Bucks. Then L...

Former Arsenal, Sevilla player Reyes dies in auto accident Former Arsenal, Sevilla player Reyes dies in auto accident

The accident report points to a tyre puncture which caused Reyes to lose control, with the high speed of the auto compounding the situation. Tributes and condolences have poured in for Reyes' and his family ever since, although there is one man who...

Gronk: 'You can put [comeback talk] to rest' Gronk: 'You can put [comeback talk] to rest'

His retirement, he reiterated, is permanent. "Whatever I say it doesn't matter". It'll always be insane out there. "I'm feeling good, I'm in a good place". All the people around in the New England area, and here today, just the support and love the...

Kemba Walker addresses free agency: 'Charlotte's definitely my first priority' Kemba Walker addresses free agency: 'Charlotte's definitely my first priority'

That's where I've been for eight years and that's all I know. While he's clearly the best player in franchise history and someone who wants to spend his career in Charlotte , the Hornets have to weigh whether it's worth giving him a five-year superm...

Shoaib Akhtar Rips Into Sarfaraz, Calls Him 'Fat And Unfit' Shoaib Akhtar Rips Into Sarfaraz, Calls Him 'Fat And Unfit'

In the meeting with the royal family which took place on Wednesday, Pakistan Captain Sarfaraz Ahmed came in traditional attire, a shalwar kameez. "He's not able to move across and he's struggling with wicket-keeping". Confident my team will bounc...

Second seed Karolina Pliskova knocked out of French Open Second seed Karolina Pliskova knocked out of French Open

Open. Louisa Thomas , in "The Particular Drama of Simona Halep ", published May 29 by The New Yorker , writes: "She had talent to match the work ethic: she won the junior French Open in 2008, at the age of seventeen, turned pro, and broke into...

Arsenal midfielder Xhaka: Another Europa League campaign painful Arsenal midfielder Xhaka: Another Europa League campaign painful

After the game, the 28-year-old shared a series of snaps from the final, including himself with the trophy. Dixon, who won two league titles with the Gunners, says even the signing of Liverpool star Virgil van Dijk - the PFA Player of the Year af...

Trippier accepts he deserved England axe Trippier accepts he deserved England axe

ENGLAND'S senior squad smashed the Under-21s 5-0 in a pre-Nations League finals training match - with Jesse Lingard scoring twice. In contrast to those worn out by participation in the Champions League and Europa League finals, some of Southgat...

Wade surprises as H.S. graduation speaker Wade surprises as H.S. graduation speaker

Joaquin Oliver, one of the victims, was a big fan of the former Heat star and was buried in a Wade jersey. Wade, the Miami Heat legend who retired from basketball this spring, has been a beacon of support to the school and its students in the wak...

Katie Taylor becomes undisputed lightweight champion of the world Katie Taylor becomes undisputed lightweight champion of the world

Carl Frampton though, has claimed the decision was "disgraceful". The Irishwoman moved her record to 14-0 at Madison Square Garden in what was undoubtedly the toughest bout of her professional career to date, and said afterwards that she was "def...

Former Arsenal and Sevilla player Reyes dies in auto accident Former Arsenal and Sevilla player Reyes dies in auto accident

Spain legend Santiago Canizares says Jose Antonio Reyes 'does not deserve a tribute like a hero'. Players and coaches throughout the football world joined Fabregas in mourning, including former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger. We'll always remember ...

Triumphant Siniakova felt Osaka was vulnerable Triumphant Siniakova felt Osaka was vulnerable

She played incredibly clean in that upset win over No. 1 seed Naomi Osaka . Williams rallied from a break down in the second set but Kenin held her nerve in a febrile, night-match atmosphere in Paris . And she had a plan for beating him when she ...

Raptors come up short as Warriors take Game 2, even the series Raptors come up short as Warriors take Game 2, even the series

But the Warriors cobbled together a good enough finish to the second quarter to keep it close, then stormed out of the locker room with one of their vintage third-quarter charges that have been so frequent during their run to five straight NBA Finals...

Gary Sánchez leads Yankees to 5-3 victory over Red Sox Gary Sánchez leads Yankees to 5-3 victory over Red Sox

Thunder and lightning crackled in the eighth inning of this one as NY tried to rally in a brief rain against frazzled reliever Matt Barnes, who looked incredibly uncomfortable on the mound even after the grounds crew applied drying agent. "He seemed ...

Tiger on Haney suspension: Tiger on Haney suspension: "He deserved it"

Johnson (laughing): OK, that's a pretty safe bet . "Maybe I could. Well". I'd go with Lee . Haney later released a somewhat better apology through Twitter , but it's really not hard to see why Woods, who is part-Asian, is taking the side of his f...

Louis ready for Bruins-Blues Game 3 Louis ready for Bruins-Blues Game 3

I think that we could definitely be more composed after the whistle. Below is the schedule for Game 3 of the 2019 Stanley Cup Final. We've just got to make sure we play between the whistles. The Blues will be without Sundqvist - a key fourth-line d...

Rowdy Dominates Pocono For 55th Cup Series Win Rowdy Dominates Pocono For 55th Cup Series Win

It's his 55th career victory and now ties Rusty Wallace for 9th all-time in NASCAR. The 2015 Cup Series champion didn't top either of the first two stages - those were swept by Kyle Larson - but Busch was in control when it counted. "We just lo...

Chiefs stun Crusaders in Super Rugby Chiefs stun Crusaders in Super Rugby

The crowd in Suva certainly created a very electric atmosphere for the Chiefs " last "home' game of the season, which could be labelled as one of the most sensational comebacks in the history of Super Rugby . Argentina's Jaguares, a team packed wit...

Federer eases into 12th French Open quarterfinal Federer eases into 12th French Open quarterfinal

In a wide-open women's draw after the shock exits of top seed Naomi Osaka and 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams on Saturday, last year's runner-up Sloane Stephens laid down a marker with a 6-4, 6-3 win over 2016 champion Garbine Muguruz...

Defending champions Australia open World Cup campaign with victory over Afghanistan Defending champions Australia open World Cup campaign with victory over Afghanistan

Despite only one previous Cricket World Cup appearance and relative inexperience against top-level opposition, Afghanistan will go into this tournament knowing that they are capable of toppling the best of sides. Out of the 66 runs Finch scored tod...

Tiger Woods rues mixed second round at Memorial Tiger Woods rues mixed second round at Memorial

He made 16 of 16 putts inside the 10-feet range on Thursday, including a birdie putt at the par-3 fourth that lipped all the way around the cup before dropping in. He pulled another tee shot at the par-5 11th, leading to a par, then wasted good chanc...

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