Thursday September 19-th, 2019

U.S. Open gets underway under cloudy skies U.S. Open gets underway under cloudy skies

NEW YORK-You may have wanted Serena Williams and Roger Federer to prevail at Wimbledon; you may have wanted Dominic Thiem to dethrone Rafael Nadal at Roland Garros; you may have preferred Petra Kvitova come away with the Australian Open title, ra...

Truck Series driver Tyler Dippel suspended by NASCAR Truck Series driver Tyler Dippel suspended by NASCAR

Young's Motorsports announced via Twitter that it "will evaluate its future course of action" with suspended driver Tyler Dippel. According to the statement, Dippel violated Section 12.1 of the NASCAR Rule Book and the penalty was for actions detri...

'I came to Arsenal to fight for the Premier League' - David Luiz 'I came to Arsenal to fight for the Premier League' - David Luiz

To do that, however, they need to find a steely resolve - a criticism regularly aimed at Arsenal over the years - to prevent episodes like the one at Anfield. Luiz added: "I think I am just trying to bring here what I did in the last clubs I play for...

Colts Won't Recoup Andrew Luck's $24 Million In Signing Bonuses Colts Won't Recoup Andrew Luck's $24 Million In Signing Bonuses

Star quarterback Andrew Luck has told the Indianapolis Colts he is retiring from the National Football League, according to a report by ESPN's Adam Schefter . But when the news leaked, he made a decision to address the situation. But ultimatel...

Timo Werner extends RB Leipzig contract until 2023 Timo Werner extends RB Leipzig contract until 2023

The Germany global lined up for his side after committing his future to them for a few more years, and ended up scoring in a 2-1 victory. "I am delight to have signed with RB Leipzig and extending my current contract", he stated. "We are delighte...

PV Sindhu wins India`s maiden gold medal PV Sindhu wins India`s maiden gold medal

This is the first time Thailand finished with three medals in the same edition of the tournament, while India finished with two medals for the second time only. "Many many congratulations to PV Sindhu for winning the World Championship". This is a ...

Son of NFL Player Wanted for Parent’s Double Murder Arrested in Mexico Son of NFL Player Wanted for Parent’s Double Murder Arrested in Mexico

The Todd County Sheriff's Office said Barry and Carol Bennett, both 63, were found dead Wednesday by a friend who went to a home after Bennett hadn't returned the friend's texts or calls. Carol Bennett's credit and debit cards were used in Wisconsi...

Top US sprinter Christian Coleman could face drug ban after missed tests Top US sprinter Christian Coleman could face drug ban after missed tests

He is alleged to have had three possible failures under the "whereabouts" system in the a year ago. The "whereabouts" policy requires athletes to let officials know where they will be for one hour every day as well as details of overnight accommoda...

Troy Aikman rips into Doug Gottlieb over Andrew Luck tweet Troy Aikman rips into Doug Gottlieb over Andrew Luck tweet

Gottlieb criticized the Indianapolis Colts quarterback's shocking retirement, calling it a soft move. Among those raking Gottlieb over the coals was Aikman, the former Dallas Cowboys signal-caller who was beaten and battered throughout his career...

Paire, Hurkacz reach Winston-Salem Open final Paire, Hurkacz reach Winston-Salem Open final

Open first round for the second year in a row. Wang rallied from another early break in the second set, but fell in the 10th game, pushing a forehand wide on set point to allow Giorgi to level the match. It will be his first FedEx ATP Head2Head mee...

Packers release former second-round safety Josh Jones Packers release former second-round safety Josh Jones

He started 12 of those games and recorded 126 tackles, three sacks and an interception. Green Bay waived him on Sunday after two extremely underwhelming and injury-plagued seasons. It was obvious that Jones didn't have what the team was looking for i...

NTSB Releases Preliminary Report on Dale Earnhardt Jr. Plane Crash NTSB Releases Preliminary Report on Dale Earnhardt Jr. Plane Crash

Investigators reported the morning after the crash that surveillance footage captured the moment his plane attempted to land in Elizabethton, bouncing twice before making a "firm landing" on the 4,500-foot runway. "In my opinion, the pilot was comi...

Six spectators hurt after lightning strike at PGA Tour Championship Six spectators hurt after lightning strike at PGA Tour Championship

He said they were taken to hospitals for further treatment, all of them alert, conscious and breathing. McIlroy surged past Brooks Koepka at to win the FedEx Cup and its $15 million prize. "We had a situation where there were pop-up thunderstorms...

Florida band director attacked by Miami fan after Gators beat Hurricanes Florida band director attacked by Miami fan after Gators beat Hurricanes

Florida band director Dr. Jay Watkins tried to intervene, and was then allegedly attacked. Director Jay Watkins "went out to try to stop this person and when he did, somebody else grabbed him behind in a chokehold and threw him on the pavement", Or...

Stats: Virat Kohli becomes India’s most successful overseas Test captain Stats: Virat Kohli becomes India’s most successful overseas Test captain

It left Holder himself to shoulder much of the bowling responsibility as Miguel Cummins, the fourth of the seam bowling options for the home side, was again off the field nursing an injury for much of the morning session. Just minutes later, West In...

India's Sumit Nagal to face Roger Federer at US Open India's Sumit Nagal to face Roger Federer at US Open

Nagal made a name for himself on the junior tour, becoming just the sixth Indian player to win a junior Grand Slam title back in 2015 at Wimbledon in the boy's doubles. Tennis fans in India are usually most excited about Fedal, a short term for the...

Tennis Podcast: Is Naomi Osaka ready to defend her US Open title? Tennis Podcast: Is Naomi Osaka ready to defend her US Open title?

Before the competition at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, Flushing Meadows, New York City, here's a look at the top five contenders in the women's singles at the year's last grand slam. "Going to Indian Wells and learning how defe...

Caris LeVert Agrees To Three-Year, $52.5 Million Extension With Nets Caris LeVert Agrees To Three-Year, $52.5 Million Extension With Nets

Despite missing 42 games with a dislocated right ankle last season, LeVert showed All-Star potential for the Nets in the franchise's run to the playoffs. The addition of LeVert's $16.2 million 2020-21 cap hit will give the Nets over $110 million in g...

Colts won't go after Luck's bonus money Colts won't go after Luck's bonus money

But with three years and roughly US$65 million left on his current contract with the likelihood of scoring big figures on another two deals if he were to play until he was 40, Luck may have walked away from much more according to Colts owner Jim...

Wiggins: Quintana has set his stall out to win La Vuelta Wiggins: Quintana has set his stall out to win La Vuelta

Having conceded 40 seconds to Lopez after his Jumbo-Visma team crashed out in the TTT, Roglic overturned most of his deficit and moved up to sixth place at 36 seconds in arrears. Part of the day's four-man break, Spain's Angel Madrazo (Burgos-BH) cre...

Eagles to face Case Keenum in season opener vs. Redskins Eagles to face Case Keenum in season opener vs. Redskins

While competing with Haskins and McCoy, Keenum received the opportunity to work with multiple offensive units during OTAs and training camp, allowing the veteran to build much-needed timing and chemistry with a diverse group of wideouts. Now don't ge...

Raiders' Brown loses second helmet grievance Raiders' Brown loses second helmet grievance

Helmet testing and regulations are administered jointly by the league and the NFLPA. In Brown's latest grievance, he's arguing that he should be afforded the one-year grace period to phase out wearing his old helmet, a privilege that was granted to...

Red Sox beat Royals 5-4 in suspended game Red Sox beat Royals 5-4 in suspended game

Royals catcher Meibrys Viloria was facing a 2-1 count against Red Sox reliever Josh Taylor . Sam Travis then pinch hit for Mitch Moreland. "It's weird, especially when I was anticipating facing a lefty (Viloria) and then they bring in a r...

Ponting optimistic about Australia's win in third Ashes Test Ponting optimistic about Australia's win in third Ashes Test

After losing openers Rory Burns and Jason Roy cheaply, with 15-2 hardly the flawless start to the pursuit of 359 to save the Ashes , they showed the sort of application that had been sadly absent 24 hours earlier, reaching 156-3 in the 72 overs to s...

In 9 hours Man Utd scout Dinamo Zagreb goalkeeper Dominik Livakovic

The 24-year-old Croatian is highly rated in his homeland and would cost around £20m. Livakovic has come through the ranks with the Croatian national team, making the preliminary squad that reached the World Cup final in 2018. The Red Devils are no...

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