Monday September 16-th, 2019

Hurricane Dorian moves toward Florida after inflicting 'extreme damage' on the Bahamas Hurricane Dorian moves toward Florida after inflicting 'extreme damage' on the Bahamas

Aerial video recorded over the Bahamas' Great Abaco Island showed mile upon mile of flooded neighbourhoods, pulverized buildings, upturned boats and shipping containers scattered like Lego toys. The exact toll in the Bahamas will not be clear until t...

Bears' Pineiro to kick in opener vs. Packers Bears' Pineiro to kick in opener vs. Packers

The Green Bay Packers are just about ready to kick off their 2019 season with a hard matchup on the road against the division rival Chicago Bears . Pineiro, who was acquired from the Oakland Raiders in May for a 2021 seventh-round pick, outlaste...

Antonio Brown cranky over Raiders seeking $54K in fines Antonio Brown cranky over Raiders seeking $54K in fines

Brown added his own commentary to the image: " When your own team want to hate but there's no stopping me now devil is a lie". The notice, posted on Instagram on Wednesday, was from Raiders general manager Mike Mayock , who informed Brown that he...

Eden Hazard leaves the Begium squad Eden Hazard leaves the Begium squad

Meanwhile, his brother Thorgan - who joined Borussia Dortmund - has made three appearances so far this season but was recently forced to sit out against Union Berlin with a rib injury. The Belgium team says the Hazards left the squad after it w...

Ashes: James Anderson to miss Lord's Test Ashes: James Anderson to miss Lord's Test

England had hoped to include Wood among a pack of seamers they could rotate through a five-match Ashes series condensed into 47 days. They have not said the grade of the tear or when they expect him to be back playing. Australian trio Warner, Steve ...

Nurmagomedov: Poirier is toughest challenge of my career Nurmagomedov: Poirier is toughest challenge of my career

Should he win, he'll have another top fighter in his resume while he'll also go 28-0. The Irishman, during a recent interview with ESPN , picked out a number of fighters that he would be interested in taking on and while there were the obvious names...

Juventus: Emre Can and Mario Mandzukic left out of 2019/20 UEFA Juventus: Emre Can and Mario Mandzukic left out of 2019/20 UEFA

Can joined Juve on a free transfer from Liverpool last summer. "I'm furious, I don't understand, I'm totally shocked because I was promised something else these past few weeks", said Can, who is preparing with the Germany squad for Euro 2020...

Australia v England, fourth test at Old Trafford Australia v England, fourth test at Old Trafford

As holders, Australia only need to draw the series in order to take the Ashes back down under. We've moved on and we're here ready for a great Test match'. "I'm just here to get him out", Archer told BBC Sport. "For everyone watching I'm sure it ...

All-powerful Misbah-ul-Haq named Pakistan coach and chief selector All-powerful Misbah-ul-Haq named Pakistan coach and chief selector

The PCB release also stated that it was on the recommendation of Misbah that the board named Waqar as the bowling coach of the national side on a three-year contract. The board had also sought candidates for the batting coach role, but didn't short...

Wood reveals he missed Stokes' Headingley heroics due to antenatal class Wood reveals he missed Stokes' Headingley heroics due to antenatal class

Marnus Labuschagne will bat at No. 3 while Steve Smith will slot back at No. 4 as Australia look to retain the Ashes in Manchester. India skipper Kohli has not made a century in his three Tests this year and could now fall further behind Smith...

Emre Can and Mandzukic omitted from Juve Champions League squad

The Bianconeri have included the likes of Ronaldo, Dybala and new signings Matthijs de Ligt, Adrien Rabiot and Aaron Ramsey in their selection, but two star players were forced to miss out due to size of the squad. Captain Giorgio Chiellini is al...

Denly set to open in fourth Ashes Test, Roy drops down order Denly set to open in fourth Ashes Test, Roy drops down order

The only other change to the England side that chased down their record fourth-innings target of 359 by one wicket in Leeds is one of position rather than personnel. 'With Jason we are a better team and with him coming in at four, hopefully with th...

Qatar 2022 emblem unveiled in Doha Qatar 2022 emblem unveiled in Doha

The logo uses a traditional woollen shawl with "swooping curves" meant to represent desert dunes in the shape of the FIFA World Cup Trophy , an infinity symbol, and the number eight. Qatar's Supreme Committee says the design also points to the eight...

Iranian judoka Saeid Mollaei offered Olympic lifeline by International Judo Federation boss Iranian judoka Saeid Mollaei offered Olympic lifeline by International Judo Federation boss

He defied the call but lost the bout so did not make it to a final against Muki, who won gold and later called Mollaei an "inspiration'". He has been accused of faking injuries and intentionally losing judo matches in the past to avoid facing the I...

Tiger Woods unleashes fist-pumps while cheering Rafa Nadal

Rafael Nadal will hope to continue his push towards a 19th Grand Slam title when he plays in the quarter-finals of the US Open on Wednesday. Locked in a tight test at the US Open, Rafael Nadal conjured up an over-the-shoulder, back-to-the-net ...

Hannah Green out to topple LPGA teen star Hannah Green out to topple LPGA teen star

Green, who putted well all week, then made the critical move when she canned a curling, downhill 6m birdie on the 17th to draw level. The victor of the Women's PGA Championship in June, Green drew level with Noh when she holed a lengthy, curling pu...

Hampered by knee, 2018 champ Osaka loses to Bencic at US Open Hampered by knee, 2018 champ Osaka loses to Bencic at US Open

It was Hingis' mother, and then Hingis herself, who coached and mentored Bencic along the way, and she credited them after getting past Osaka. "I'm not the person with the most winners or aces, I had to play it a bit like chess with tactics on the ...

Jared Goff Receives Largest Guaranteed Contract In NFL History Jared Goff Receives Largest Guaranteed Contract In NFL History

Those figures top the ones the Philadelphia Eagles awarded quarterback Carson Wentz in early June. Goff's extension will pay him $134 million over the four years, which comes out to $33.5 million per season. The Rams took Goff No. 1 overall in ...

US Open 2019: Federer expected more from Goffin in fourth-round rout US Open 2019: Federer expected more from Goffin in fourth-round rout

He's failed to make inroads into the Swiss legend's serve (Federer is holding over 90% against Goffin in previous meetings) and with Goffin winning below 60% of service points himself, it's not particularly hard to see there's been a huge gap betwee...

A 44-minute win gives Serena Williams 100th US Open victories A 44-minute win gives Serena Williams 100th US Open victories

It may go down as Williams' best chance to draw level with Margaret Court's record 24 grand slam singles titles. Preview: Roger Federer's potential path to the US Open final no longer includes nemesis Novak Djokovic - or anyone else who ever ha...

Brooklyn Nets player charged with assaulting girlfriend Brooklyn Nets player charged with assaulting girlfriend

But the athlete - who towers at 6-foot-9 and 210 pounds - soon redirected his meltdown toward his partner, dropping the knife to allegedly grab her by the neck, throw her on the bed and slap her, sources said. The 6-foot-9, 210-pound Kurucs, who is d...

Kronwall retires from National Hockey League and moves into advisor role with Red Wings Kronwall retires from National Hockey League and moves into advisor role with Red Wings

Kronwall announced his decision in an emotional video posted on the club's Twitter account and thanked his family, the organization and its fans for his time with the Red Wings. The 38-year-old will remain with the organization as an adviser to gener...

Injury forces Wan-Bissaka to withdraw from England squad Injury forces Wan-Bissaka to withdraw from England squad

With Trent Alexander-Arnold and Kieran Trippier already in the squad, no replacements are planned. Meanwhile, England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford has claimed Everton manager Marco Silva has helped him to calm down. Wan-Bissaka received his first c...

Svitolina ends Konta run in US Open quarter-final Svitolina ends Konta run in US Open quarter-final

American 17-year-old Caty McNally is the only player to have tested Williams, trying to push her illustrious opponent around the court in a bid to expose her perceived lack of movement. "It was a very, very tough match". I think I did a lot of good t...

Sadiq Khan golf jibe triggers yet another Donald Trump Twitter tantrum Sadiq Khan golf jibe triggers yet another Donald Trump Twitter tantrum

But the comments provoked a predictable backlash from the President who accused Mr Khan of being " incompetent " while spelling both his first and last names incorrectly. Khan, who attended a ceremony in Poland over the weekend commemorating the 80...

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