Friday November 15-th, 2019

Johanna Konta reaches US Open quarter-finals for the first time Johanna Konta reaches US Open quarter-finals for the first time

However, the growth in Konta's self-belief since tying up with coach Dimitri Zavialoff last October and a stand-out performance by the GB squad in Fed Cup this spring, has lifted her game back to its 2017 level, when she reached No4 in the ranks.

Green reels in Noh to win LPGA's Cambia Portland Classic Green reels in Noh to win LPGA's Cambia Portland Classic

It was a second LPGA Tour win for 22-year-old Green, who got her first victory in June at a major - the Women's PGA Championship. "It certainly surprised me once I got out there, and I still found it really hard, even towards the end of the round, ...

Texas A&M's Jared Hocker on Clemson Matchup: 'There Will Be An Upset' Texas A&M's Jared Hocker on Clemson Matchup: 'There Will Be An Upset'

The crowd cheers on their team as they play the Sam Houston State Bearkats at Kyle Field on November 17, 2012 in College Station, Texas. "[Debione] Renfro will not play this game", Fisher said, via Twitter . The Clemson football team is anywhere ...

Homer-happy Twins beat Tigers 8-3 Homer-happy Twins beat Tigers 8-3

Garver led off the sport with a towering house run to left box, and after the Tigers spoke back with an unearned run, Kepler put the Twins up 2-1 along with his 36th homer of the yr. Garver hit two of the Twins' six homers of the night. Nelson C...

Rafael Nadal rescues crying kid from autograph-desperate crowd at US Open Rafael Nadal rescues crying kid from autograph-desperate crowd at US Open

The three-times champion took control of the match when he broke the South Korean's serve in the first set to grab a 4-2 lead. Defending champion Naomi Osaka will seek a spot in the US Open quarter-finals when she returns to the court on Monday whi...

Sevilla sign Chicharito from West Ham Sevilla sign Chicharito from West Ham

West Ham signed Hernandez from Bundesliga side Bayer Leverkusen for £16m in 2017. Hernandez signed off his stay with West Ham by netting in his final appearance against Brighton in the Premier League at the Amex Stadium, which ended in a 1-1 ...

Belinda Bencic reserves her best again for Naomi Osaka at US Open Belinda Bencic reserves her best again for Naomi Osaka at US Open

Bencic, 22, beat Osaka twice before during this year - in Madrid and at Indian Wells, with her ability to put Osaka on the move with her lovely groundstrokes. Osaka admitted to a sore knee that bothered her for the past two weeks and that she is comi...

Race accident kills second Australian jockey in 2 days Race accident kills second Australian jockey in 2 days

TRNT Chief Executive, Andrew O'Toole, said: "On behalf of the NT racing industry, I would like to extend our thoughts and heartfelt condolences to Melanie's family and friends on her passing". He said there were systems in place to help the community...

LeBron James Files Trademark for LeBron James Files Trademark for "Taco Tuesday"

LeBron and his family have also inspired celebrities around the world to participate in this social media fiesta by hollering out "Taco Tuesday" at the top of their lungs. According to ESPN's Brian Windhorst , James's team has no firm plans for th...

US Open: Belinda Bencic sends defending champion Osaka packing US Open: Belinda Bencic sends defending champion Osaka packing

Belinda Bencic's clean, crisp strokes, struck with the ball still on the rise, contributed plenty to the outcome, too. Naomi Osaka was dethroned as champion and toppled from the world number one ranking with a US Open loss Monday, but she's calm a...

Eintracht Frankfurt forward Ante Rebic confirms AC Milan swap Eintracht Frankfurt forward Ante Rebic confirms AC Milan swap

His 25 goals in 100 appearances for the Bundesliga club had brought him to the attention of cross-town rivals Inter should Matteo Politano have left. Bobic expects the forward to complete a switch to Milan on Monday before the transfer deadline, wh...

Icardi in Paris for PSG medical Icardi in Paris for PSG medical

Icardi was stripped of the captaincy last season and has been involved in a number of spats with the Nerazzurri . The show's producer Pierluigi Pardo would like to see the show focus more on football and with Wanda known to go off-topic, it could...

What Greg Taylor's potential move means for Calvin Miller and Jack Hendry What Greg Taylor's potential move means for Calvin Miller and Jack Hendry

He has yet to feature for the Manchester City first team. That was in the light of what was considered a "derisory" offer from the Italians, essentially a loan deal with no obligation to buy and no penalty clauses should Duncan not play. It's thoug...

Patriots trading CB Duke Dawson to Broncos Patriots trading CB Duke Dawson to Broncos

Although the Patriots spent a second-round pick on Dawson, he didn't appear in a single game last season. Dawson had all of OTAs, minicamp, training camp, and the preseason to show why he belonged on this roster moving forward, and unfortunately, he ...

Colts sign QB Brian Hoyer after Andrew Luck's retirement Colts sign QB Brian Hoyer after Andrew Luck's retirement

The 33-year-old Hoyer is a veteran of 10 National Football League seasons, spending time with the Patriots, Arizona Cardinals, Cleveland Browns, Chicago Bears and San Francisco 49ers. Since returning the New England in 2017, Hoyer completed five of t...

Arrest warrant against India pacer Mohammed Shami Arrest warrant against India pacer Mohammed Shami

An arrest warrant has been issued against Indian cricketer Mohammed Shami. Hasin Jahan, the cricketer's wife had past year made startling revelations on social media about her husband's infidelity and accused him and his family members of domesti...

Paris Saint-Germain bring in Rico from Sevilla Paris Saint-Germain bring in Rico from Sevilla

The Costa Rica worldwide established himself as the Spanish giants' first-choice goalkeeper after his 2014 arrival from Levante and helped Real to three consecutive Champions League titles between 2016-18. Navas made 162 appearances during his five-y...

Misfiring Barty bombs out of US Open Misfiring Barty bombs out of US Open

We've made the second week every single one, which has been really special. But 18th seed Wang kept her composure and took advantage of 25 more unforced errors by Barty to reach the quarter-finals of a Grand Slam tournament for the first time.

Grigor Dimitrov sets Roger Federer clash. Medvedev advances Grigor Dimitrov sets Roger Federer clash. Medvedev advances

Jimmy Connors is first with 17. The top-ranked Djokovic will try to make it 12 for 12 in US Open fourth-round matches in a night match against Stan Wawrinka , a rematch of Wawrinka's victory in the 2016 final at Flushing Meadows. "So I want all ...

Ireland's Rugby World Cup squad officially named Ireland's Rugby World Cup squad officially named

The squad had been due to be revealed on Sunday next, but with its make-up being circulated widely in the media on Monday morning it was made a decision to confirm the players who will travel to Japan at lunchtime on Monday. We went down to 40 player...

Henrikh Mkhitaryan arrives in Rome Henrikh Mkhitaryan arrives in Rome

Armenian worldwide Henrikh Mkhitaryan has arrived in Rome where he is due to sign a contract with A.S. Roma. The Armenia worldwide joined in January 2018 as part of the infamous swap deal that saw Alexis Sanchez move to Manchester United , but h...

Bobby Duncan to join Fiorentina Bobby Duncan to join Fiorentina

The website state the 18-year-old will be joining the Serie A side on a "permanent basis" and will sign a three-year deal, with an option for a fourth. - When does the transfer window close? That was within the gentle of what was thought of a "de...

Neymar’s Barcelona return off after PSG talks break down Neymar’s Barcelona return off after PSG talks break down

However, with just a day left in the transfer window, a report carried by Marca suggests that the deal is not happening and Neymar has even accepted that he will have to stay at PSG. AS, which is also based in Madrid, said a swoop for Neymar by Rea...

1st T20I: Taylor fires New Zealand to win over Sri Lanka 1st T20I: Taylor fires New Zealand to win over Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka has been fined for maintaining a slow over rate in the first Twenty20 worldwide against New Zealand . Earlier in the match, the pacer had also dismissed Colin Munro to equal Afridi's record. Lasith Malinga claimed his 99th global Twenty2...

Meek Mill and Rapsody partner with the NFL Meek Mill and Rapsody partner with the NFL

Roc Nation and the league say the revenue from Inspire Change apparel will fund Inspire Change programs across the USA - with a focus on "economic empowerment, police and community relations, and criminal justice reform". Inspire Change will be...

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