Sunday October 13-th, 2019

Federer, Nadal advance to French Open quarterfinals Federer, Nadal advance to French Open quarterfinals

Nadal will next play Juan Ignacio Londero or French wild card Corentin Moutet. If you reach the rounds where there are opponents who make you give the best, you have to equal them or overcome them to win. His matches have been packed. "Luckily, des...

Nigeria's Flying Eagles Crashes Out Of U-20 World Cup Nigeria's Flying Eagles Crashes Out Of U-20 World Cup

Reacting to the overall performance of the seven time African Champions at the tournament, where they only won a game in four matches , The 1980 AFCON victor said the team put together by Paul Aigbogun wasn't good enough and added that coaching wa...

Liverpool hero Barnes: Van Dijk only man worthy of Ballon D'Or Liverpool hero Barnes: Van Dijk only man worthy of Ballon D'Or

Koeman was speaking in a YouTube question and answer session organised by the Dutch football federation. Former Barcelona defender Koeman also praised Messi but claimed that he needed to win major trophies with his club side to be considered...

India in World Cup India in World Cup

They started the campaign with an impressive victory against the defending champions West Indies, and followed it up by repeating it against Zimbabwe. "The pressure will be more on India". With a batting performance that showed his authority in this ...

Sarfraz and teammates fined by ICC for slow over rate against England Sarfraz and teammates fined by ICC for slow over rate against England

Nathan Leamon, England's analyst, ranks the team's fielding performances after every match, but they did not need a Cambridge maths graduate to tell them how poor they were against Pakistan , with a catalogue of errors telling its own story .

Eagles don't return ECHL's Kelly Cup Eagles don't return ECHL's Kelly Cup

As a result, the league said it has created a new Kelly Cup, "complete with the history of players, coaches, and staff that have earned ECHL Championships over the past 30 years". While the Kelly Cup is still in Colorado, Eagles owner Martin Lind d...

Big blow to struggling South Africa, Lungi Ngidi to miss India match Big blow to struggling South Africa, Lungi Ngidi to miss India match

The Tigers posted their highest one-day worldwide total of 330 for six, with Mushfiqur Rahim (78) and Shakib Al Hasan (75) putting on 142 before Mahmudullah added late impetus with an unbeaten 46. The Bangla Tigers have made massive strides in the ...

MLB Draft: 41 first-rounders with Alabama baseball roots MLB Draft: 41 first-rounders with Alabama baseball roots

He's won numerous awards, including being named the 2019 National High School Player of the Year. He hit.437/.584/.772 with 16 home runs and 69 walks against 36 strikeouts for Oregon State . 164 draft pick. Since the June draft started in 1965, 41...

Thiem on Serena spat: 'It would've been nicer for her to wait' Thiem on Serena spat: 'It would've been nicer for her to wait'

There was no indication as to who had made a decision to shift Thiem mid-flow on Saturday night. When the 25-year-old learned he was being moved to a smaller room to accommodate Williams after her loss to American Sofia Kenin , he fumed: "It's a j...

Pakistan jump to six in World Cup 2019 points table Pakistan jump to six in World Cup 2019 points table

The slow pitch caused England to be far from their fluid selves in the first innings barely scoring at a run a ball in the first 40 overs. Mohammad Hafeez missed out on becoming the first century-maker of the World Cup but a vastly improved Pa...

Sarri to Juventus is 'getting closer' Sarri to Juventus is 'getting closer'

Granovskaia, it is said , has promised to talk to club owner Roman Abramovich about his future, but it would seem Chelsea will seek compensation from any suitor. The outside criticism of his method is said to have taken some toll on Sarri t...

Transfer: 3 Madrid players in shock swap deal for Pogba Transfer: 3 Madrid players in shock swap deal for Pogba

Owing to the high signing fee that Pogba could attract, forcing the club to identify players they would offer in a swap deal for the Frenchman. And he has shown he is open to playing for the three time Champions League winning coach in Spain ne...

Liverpool face December trip to Qatar for Club World Cup Liverpool face December trip to Qatar for Club World Cup

For UEFA, that means the Champions League winners-and for 2019/20, that's Liverpool . The competition now features the club champions of the six continental federations plus a team from the host nation but has struggled to capture the imaginatio...

Bucks Owner’s Daughter Trolls Drake With Pusha-T Shirt Bucks Owner’s Daughter Trolls Drake With Pusha-T Shirt

In response Drake's animated courtside antics during the Raptors' Game 4 win in Toronto on Tuesday, Mallory Edens was seen seated next to Green Bay Packers quarterback and Bucks minority owner Aaron Rodgers in a T-shirt emblazoned with the ...

Djokovic saunters into French Open fourth round Djokovic saunters into French Open fourth round

Rafael Nadal will surely await him in the final, but so far Djokovic's quest to win four consecutive majors for the second time in his career is well on track. Krajinovic made the most of that reprieve by winning a tie-break to force another set, in...

Anisimova, 17, makes French Open quarters

Keys, the runner-up to Stephens at the 2017 U.S. Open and a semifinalist in Paris a year ago, meets 42nd-ranked Katerina Siniakova , who is coming off the biggest victory of her career: She eliminated No. "I can't describe how excited I am". In ot...

Kawhi Leonard Reportedly Files Federal Lawsuit Against Nike Kawhi Leonard Reportedly Files Federal Lawsuit Against Nike

Leonard essentially appears to want full control over his personal logo. The team thought to be in hottest pursuit of Leonard, the Los Angeles Clippers , have reportedly looked into purchasing a portion of the rights to the Klaw logo in an attempt...

Bumpass' RBI triple helps Cincinnati beat Oregon St. 7 Bumpass' RBI triple helps Cincinnati beat Oregon St. 7

Will Robertson hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the fourth inning and Ben Dotzler pitched seven strong innings, leading second-seeded Creighton to a 6-1 elimination-game victory over No. The Beavers, who entered the NCAA Corvallis Regional as N...

Liu, Boutier head crowded leaderboard at U.S. Women's Open Liu, Boutier head crowded leaderboard at U.S. Women's Open

Liu climbed into seven under at the Country Club of Charleston to share a one-stroke lead with Celine Boutier (69) in SC. Korda had wrapped up her 68 on Friday, but Boutier was among the 45 players who returned to the course to complete the sec...

Gerald McCoy to sign with Panthers Gerald McCoy to sign with Panthers

According to a report by Adam Schefter at ESPN, the former Buccaneers All Pro defensive tackle is signing with Carolina. Carolina cleared out almost $9 million in cap space over the past week after Matt Kalil's post-June 1 release took effect a...

Dominic Thiem cruises through against Gael Monfils

The dominating performance came just days after Thiem was dragged into a feud with 23-time Grand Slam victor Serena Williams . "I am 100 percent sure ( Roger) Federer or (Rafa) Nadal would never do something like that", Thiem said . With a grin, F...

Pavolony's slam helps Vols beat UNCW 10-3 in NCAA tourney Pavolony's slam helps Vols beat UNCW 10-3 in NCAA tourney

Liberty would add 2 runs in the 7th on a Rohrer single that brought around Galazin and Mathieu. Camden Sewell was the starter and gave up one run on four hits in 4.2 innings. A stolen base and a wild-pitch later, Charleston crossed home plate to put ...

Blues’ Sundqvist suspended for Game 3 of Stanley Cup Final Blues’ Sundqvist suspended for Game 3 of Stanley Cup Final

That was May 5, 1970, a 6-2 loss to the Bruins in Game 2 of the series that Bobby Orr ended in four games with an overtime goal . There was no room for Boston's big line to get out of its own end much and even though the game went to overtime, the ...

Hosts England stunned by Pakistan for first defeat Hosts England stunned by Pakistan for first defeat

Trust Pakistan to upset the form book at the Cricket World Cup. The entire team only got 23 runs more than that against the Windies. Set 349 to win, England got centuries from Joe Root (107) and Jos Buttler (103) but couldn't complete what ...

Djokovic continues calm French Open progress as Nishikori battles past Paire Djokovic continues calm French Open progress as Nishikori battles past Paire

In a match which began on Sunday night after Stan Wawrinka 's epic win over Stefanos Tsitsipas and was called off at sundown, the Japanese star triumphed 6-2, 6-7, 6-2, 6-7, 7-5 and will face Rafael Nadal in a blockbuster last-eight tie.

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