Thursday September 24-th, 2020

Federer wins easily at Basel in 1,500th tour singles match Federer wins easily at Basel in 1,500th tour singles match

Federer encountered few issues in his 1,500th ATP-tour level match against Gojowczyk, who did manage to break the former world number one in the second set, only to lose the next four games in a row. "I thought the match was good". He has won it nine...

Panthers QB Cam Newton will be rehabbing with trainers this week Panthers QB Cam Newton will be rehabbing with trainers this week

Elway said the team is still making a decision on who that will be, but the expectation is the spot will go to rookie quarterback Drew Lock, who is recovering from thumb surgery. These players were worked into a mix of several others who entered the ...

Astros dispute story that team executive taunted female reporters about Roberto Osuna Astros dispute story that team executive taunted female reporters about Roberto Osuna

There is a dark irony in the Houston Astros calling Sports Illustrated "completely irresponsible" for exposing assistant GM Brandon Taubman's verbal intimidation - at minimum, that's what it was - of three female reporters as the club celebrated ...

Browns’ Odell Beckham sounds off on ‘ridiculous’ wardrobe violation fine Browns’ Odell Beckham sounds off on ‘ridiculous’ wardrobe violation fine

The Browns' star wide receiver posted a letter from the league on Instagram, telling him he'd been fined $14,037 for violating the NFL's policy on uniforms and equipment. "I think it's insane". Beckham has always been considered one of the league's...

Xhaka Respond to Evra's Xhaka Respond to Evra's "Arsenal Babies" Comment

The result prompted familiar discussion of Arsenal's vulnerability to such setbacks, with former France and Manchester United defender Evra suggesting it is a weakness long entrenched at the club. "We need to educate people from the star". "I d...

Rapinoe named but Modric, Neymar miss out on Ballon D’Or shortlist Rapinoe named but Modric, Neymar miss out on Ballon D’Or shortlist

When the 30-man shortlist for the Ballon d'Or award was announced on Monday, eyebrows were no doubt raised over the absence of Paris Saint-Germain superstar Neymar . Fabio Cannavaro became as soon as the final defender to gather in 2006, and ideal...

Spurs boss Pochettino: If we don't improve - I'm sacked Spurs boss Pochettino: If we don't improve - I'm sacked

You are thinking the same as me". Kane is yet to pick up silverware as a player and Merson is convinced Kane might have to move on if he wants to start collecting trophies. With Red Star sitting above Spurs in the group, expect an exciting game, wi...

Champions League victory restores confidence, says Tottenham's Mauricio Pochettino Champions League victory restores confidence, says Tottenham's Mauricio Pochettino

Parrott had previously found the net for Spurs in their draw over Olympiakos and grabbed an assist in their defeat to Bayern Munich in this season's European competition. Whether or not Rose's recent displays have been impacted by his future with ...

Logo for 2024 Paris Olympics is mocked for 'resembling Tinder flame' Logo for 2024 Paris Olympics is mocked for 'resembling Tinder flame'

The City of Light's newly unveiled Olympics 2024 logo is getting torn to shreds on social media - with some saying it's more reminiscent of an emo kid's haircut , the character Rachel from TV's "Friends" or even singer Carly Rae Jepsen .

Broncos trade Sanders to 49ers for draft picks Broncos trade Sanders to 49ers for draft picks

Sanders, in a seller's market, fetched the Broncos a heck of a deal. Sanders had 1,000-yard receiving seasons in 2014, 2015 and 2016, but dropped to 555 yards in 2017 due to an ankle injury and finished with 71 catches for 868 yards previous year w...

Detroit Lions place RB Kerryon Johnson on injured reserve with knee injury Detroit Lions place RB Kerryon Johnson on injured reserve with knee injury

Johnson injured his knee during the first quarter of the team's loss to the Minnesota Vikings. The Lions will be without their leading rusher for at least eight games, and they hope it matters enough for him to come back. He has 308 rushing yards a...

Mbappe's treble puts PSG in driving seat for last 16 Mbappe's treble puts PSG in driving seat for last 16

When I previewed Brugge's opener with Galatasaray I claimed both teams were battling it out for third place, with Real Madrid and PSG set to breeze through to the last 16. Mbappe entered the fray for Maxim Choupo-Moting 60 seconds later and ins...

Seahawks acquire safety Quandre Diggs from Lions Seahawks acquire safety Quandre Diggs from Lions

He wasn't playing as well as he did in 2018, but still had 20 tackles through five games for the Lions. Originally a cornerback, Diggs started splitting time between corner and strong safety in 2017 and was a Pro Bowl alternate in 2018. Next up to au...

Andy Murray in Britain's Davis Cup squad Andy Murray in Britain's Davis Cup squad

Me and Stan have had a lot of injury problems. It's unbelievable to be back, playing against him in the final like that. "It was a great match". "I was getting bullied around the court and Stan was hitting a bunch of winners", Murray said, a...

New England Patriots trade Mohamed Sanu from Atlanta Falcons New England Patriots trade Mohamed Sanu from Atlanta Falcons

The NFL trade deadline is at 9pm (GMT) on October 29. Bill Belichick, meanwhile, seems poised to improve his arsenal of skill players. Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Mohamed Sanu (12) runs after a catch during the third quarter against the Minne...

Chelsea stars face acid test against youth kings Ajax Chelsea stars face acid test against youth kings Ajax

Ajax are in outstanding touch and the team seems to be unbeatable at home. "These two games against Ajax are really big because they're such a strong team. So far a lot has been done about Pulisic's struggles to make an impact in the Premier League...

Nets, Prince reach two-year extension Nets, Prince reach two-year extension

He averaged 11.4 points and 3.8 rebounds in 25.5 minutes per game his first three seasons. With the influx of multiple new big-name draft picks such as Trae Young and Kevin Huerter, Prince's role significantly decreased in 2018-19. He is 6-foot-7 a...

Pep Guardiola Says Manchester City Not Ready To Win Champions League Pep Guardiola Says Manchester City Not Ready To Win Champions League

Although winning the Premier League three years in a row would be an incredible achievement, success in the Champions League seems to be the priority for Man City this year. Pep Guardiola's men recovered from their 2-0 defeat to Wolves in the Prem...

Jaylen Brown signs 4-year, $115 million extension with Celtics Jaylen Brown signs 4-year, $115 million extension with Celtics

The Boston Celtics just gave him quite the birthday present. The Boston Celtics and Jaylen Brown agreed to a four-year, $115-million contract extension, his agent, Jason Glushon, told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski on Monday. According to report...

Final thoughts on New England Patriots versus New York Jets Final thoughts on New England Patriots versus New York Jets

After this evening's game against the New York Jets , the Patriots will take on the Cleveland Browns , Baltimore Ravens, Philadelphia Eagles, Dallas Cowboys, Houston Texans, and then the Kansas City Chiefs in Weeks 8-14. He was miserable against ...

Ronaldo full of praise for Sarri-ball Ronaldo full of praise for Sarri-ball

I like what he asks us to do on the field'. I want to play and help the team win trophies. I am happy as are the team. "We changed in order to improve". 'We must fight to assert ourselves again in the League and try to win the Champions League , ' h...

Lakers' Kyle Kuzma's Injury Status Revealed For Season Opener Lakers' Kyle Kuzma's Injury Status Revealed For Season Opener

A statement from the Lakers that came earlier this month revealed that Kuzma was still not cleared to take the floor after the left foot injury he sustained during his time with USA Basketball. The first match-up against the Clippers will no doubt ...

Apologetic Peyper not considered for RWC semi-finals following Apologetic Peyper not considered for RWC semi-finals following "inappropriate picture"

World Rugby said that the match officials selection committee did not consider Jaco Peyper for selection this weekend. But the apology was not quite enough as World Rugby confirmed that the South African official was not considered for this weekend...

Stuart Pearce thinks that Liverpool will still win league ‘comfortably’ Stuart Pearce thinks that Liverpool will still win league ‘comfortably’

I'm not sure who was actually behind it. Liverpool courted controversy when they and then-manager Kenny Dalglish wore "Suarez 7" t-shirts in the warm-up for a clash at Wigan, in support of their player. "Maybe I have to look at myself now and say...

Spurs PG Dejounte Murray agrees to four-year, $64 million extension Spurs PG Dejounte Murray agrees to four-year, $64 million extension

The 23-year-old guard missed the entire 2018-19 campaign with an ACL injury but was fully cleared to play earlier this month. Murray was in line to start last season prior to the injury. Murray also set a Spurs record for most total rebounds in a s...

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