Monday April 6-th, 2020

Australian Open: Dominic Thiem rallies to reach Round 3 Australian Open: Dominic Thiem rallies to reach Round 3

Dominic Thiem was dragged by former ditch Alex Bolt a captivating scrap of five sets before he reached the third round of the Australian Open as the victor. The third set was a tight affair with neither player giving an inch. But Thiem maintaine...

Bale suffers ankle scare on Real Madrid return Bale suffers ankle scare on Real Madrid return

Unionistas equalised four minutes after Bale had to leave the pitch courtesy of a brilliant goal from Alvaro Romero . Juan Gongora's own goal after the hour and a late Brahim Diaz strike saved Zidane's men from an upset and extended their wi...

Lakers struggle again but are able to beat the Knicks

The Lakers will remain in NY to play the Brooklyn Nets on Thursday before finishing their road trip in Philadelphia on Saturday. The University of Utah product has had an up-and-down season so far, averaging 13.2 points, 3.9 rebounds and 1.0 assist i...

Jamie Vardy and Nampalys Mendy injured for Leicester in West Ham game Jamie Vardy and Nampalys Mendy injured for Leicester in West Ham game

Jamie Vardy gave Leicester City an injury scare before Ayoze Perez proved himself a capable deputy in Wednesday's 4-1 win over West Ham . The Hammers had no answer for City's powerful cut-and-thrust, and but for often lamentable final passes ins...

Injury-affected Konta makes early Australian Open exit Injury-affected Konta makes early Australian Open exit

It was a much-needed British success story after defeats for Johanna Konta , Kyle Edmund , Katie Boulter and Cameron Norrie. She will be heading home a lot sooner than she would have hoped after going down 6-4 6-2 to Tunisian world number 78 Ons...

Owen Farrell met with barrage of questions from media about Saracens relegation Owen Farrell met with barrage of questions from media about Saracens relegation

In a statement published on the club website, Saracens chairman Neil Golding said the release of the report will "provide much needed context and clarity" to the situation. "I've just had a protein bowl with Owen and a coffee", Farrell said. "I t...

WHO delays decision to declare coronavirus outbreak health emergency WHO delays decision to declare coronavirus outbreak health emergency

Virtually everyone at the scene was wearing masks, news website The Paper's live broadcast showed. 'People can be incubating the disease and not have fever when they enter the country'. At least three flights land at the Jomo Kenyatta Internati...

In 6 hours Chelsea boss Lampard standing by Kepa In 6 hours Chelsea boss Lampard standing by Kepa

At the heart of those matches was also Kepa Arrizabalaga , the Spanish goalkeeper who is not doing well in goal. He can improve just like all the team can improve . I don't want to go into more detail about it. The England worldwide came on as a ...

F1 legend Michael Schumacher's health latest leaked by Italian neurosurgeon F1 legend Michael Schumacher's health latest leaked by Italian neurosurgeon

Nicola Acciari was quoted in Italian newspaper Contro Copertina on Tuesday saying that Schumacher is different from the man who won seven Formula 1 titles. "Many small particles can form a huge mosaic", Corinna said. Any images or videos tak...

Dust and rain dampens Australian Open Dust and rain dampens Australian Open

In a late Wednesday women's match, Williams and American Madison Keys advanced to the third round with straight-set victories over Slovenia's Tamara Zidansek and the Netherlands' Arantxa Rus, respectively. The rain at Melbourne Park has abated and ...

Manchester United are on the right track: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Manchester United are on the right track: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Shaqiri has played 40 games for the Reds since arriving in Merseyside and has netted seven goals during that time which included a brace against Manchester United in a 3-1 win last season and one against rivals Everton in the Merseyside Derby last ...

England's Borthwick named Leicester Tigers head coach England's Borthwick named Leicester Tigers head coach

Leicester were 11th in the Premiership last season, their worst-ever finish, and are in the same place this season. The Tigers would be bottom but for Saracens' points deduction, and subsequent relegation, for breaching salary cap regulations.

Liverpool is the 'preferred goal' of RB Leipzig striker Timo Werner Liverpool is the 'preferred goal' of RB Leipzig striker Timo Werner

Described by the Bundesliga's official website as "direct" and "pacy", Werner may not neccasarily fit the profile of player that could come in and perform a similar role to Firmino. German intensifies Juergen KloppThe Liverpool manager is trying...

Pogba's agent hints at potential United exit Pogba's agent hints at potential United exit

Sporting reportedly want $72 million for Fernandes, plus add-ons. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has been chasing the attacking midfielder since last summer, but Sporting Lisbon have so far played hardball over the fee for their star man. There are other t...

Vikings' George Paton poised to become Browns general manager Vikings' George Paton poised to become Browns general manager

Paton would beat out Eagles vice president Andrew Berry and Patriots director of college scouting Monti Ossenfort for the position. The Browns ousted Dorsey last month following a 6-10 season. Meanwhile, Stefanski has been rounding out his staff. C...

Kemba Walker ends losing streak vs LeBron James Kemba Walker ends losing streak vs LeBron James

James had 15 points and 13 assists for the Lakers, who had won 10 of their previous 11 games. But the form book was turned upside down. An older, more seasoned Brown might feel the same, but instead frames it with a certain challenge built-in for...

Zion Williamson to play Zion Williamson to play "short, consecutive minutes" initially

And then, wow, the fourth quarter happened and we were all reminded that yes, Zion is going to be a great National Basketball Association player. Zion finished with 22 points and 7 rebounds in 18 minutes. Let's take a detailed look at how professio...

Huskers Fall To Badgers Huskers Fall To Badgers

Wisconsin (11-7, 4-3) looks to bounce back following a 67-55 loss at No. 15 Michigan State on Friday evening. Dachon Burke Jr. led all scorers with 20 points, his third 20-point effort this season and 13th of his career. After the early onslaught, Ne...

Former Florida quarterback Feleipe Franks announces transfer within conference to Arkansas Former Florida quarterback Feleipe Franks announces transfer within conference to Arkansas

Franks will enroll immediately and will go through spring practice with the Razorbacks. Franks started 13 games for Florida in 2018 and helped lead the Gators to a massive turnaround, going 10-3 and winning the Peach Bowl over MI. Florida finished ...

Holiday has 36, Pelicans snap Grizzlies’ win streak 126-116 Holiday has 36, Pelicans snap Grizzlies’ win streak 126-116

A Brandon Ingram layup and J.J. Redick 3-pointer would clinch a 126-116 win for the Pelicans. "Load management's insane", Holiday said with a chuckle about his return. The Pelicans have won three of the last four and are 11-5 in their last 16. ...

Tkachuk replacing Matthews on Atlantic Division in NHL All-Star Game Tkachuk replacing Matthews on Atlantic Division in NHL All-Star Game

Louis for the NHL All-Star Weekend, but he will not be "actively participating in any on-ice events", the team announced Wednesday night. The Leafs will have to hit the ground running when they return to action next Monday in Nashville to stay in...

Rewinding Auburn basketball’s win over SC Rewinding Auburn basketball’s win over SC

Over the last two games the offense for Auburn has lacked explosiveness, and that stems from the lack of playmaking leading to open shots. Auburn (16-2, 4-2 SEC ) had to lean on its role players after the starters went a combined 1 of 10 from ...

Pacers late-game free throw shooting secures win over 76ers Pacers late-game free throw shooting secures win over 76ers

The combined points for the game (200) came in well under the projected point total of 222.5. Saturday's loss in Dallas is a flawless example of why the lack of free throw attempts matters. The Pacers are now 25-15 and will travel to Minnesota fo...

Xherdan Shaqiri: Liverpool turn down approaches from Roma and Sevilla Xherdan Shaqiri: Liverpool turn down approaches from Roma and Sevilla

Henderson is on course to lift the Champions League, Uefa Super Cup , Club World Cup and Premier League trophies inside 12 months as Liverpool captain and Klopp believes last season's European triumph in Madrid provided a significant boost to ...

Williams leads Hurricanes in Storm Surge with salute in first game back Williams leads Hurricanes in Storm Surge with salute in first game back

The 1-0 advantage carried over late into the second period until a rebound off Reimer's pads gave NY captain Anders Lee the opportunity to even the score 1-1 with 56 seconds remaining. The Islanders then tried to lull the Hurricanes into making a mis...