Serena Williams ambushed at Roland Garros

Pride, aura and her famous fight dug her out of holes in her first two matches. "In that first set in particular she hit inches from the line". An exhilarated Kenin, talking many miles per minute, told reporters she handled the momentum swing as be... More..

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Simona Halep, Naomi Osaka among French Open winners
by | Saturday, June 01, 2019

Simona Halep, Naomi Osaka among French Open winners

But for that to happen, she will first have to ward off the challenge posed by Katerina Siniakova , who beat World No 29 Maria Sakkari in the second round to advance to the third round of French Open 2019. "It...More..

Antonio Conte named Inter Milan boss
by | Saturday, June 01, 2019

Antonio Conte named Inter Milan boss

The 49-year-old Italian said that he joined Inter because of the club's history, project's soundness and how ambitious it is . The former Italy national team boss has previously managed Arezzo, Bari, Atalant...More..

US Rep. Ocasio-Cortez returns to bartending to promote fair wages
by | Saturday, June 01, 2019

US Rep. Ocasio-Cortez returns to bartending to promote fair wages

This is extremely common, with a Public Citizen report claiming 60% of former members from the 115th Congress found jobs at lobbying firms. Cruz, a Texas Republican, responded to her an hour-and-a-half la...More..

Potential Newcastle United buyer claims to have provided proof of funds
by | Saturday, June 01, 2019

Potential Newcastle United buyer claims to have provided proof of funds

Whether or not Sheikh Khaled did indeed possess the funds necessary for a takeover was also questioned, as it was suggested the Premier League were yet to receive proof of the funds being reported . The Toon A...More..

Former Arsenal star Jose Antonio Reyes dies in car accident aged 35
by | Saturday, June 01, 2019

Former Arsenal star Jose Antonio Reyes dies in car accident aged 35

The club tweeted the news of Reyes' death with their emblem and a black ribbon. Reyes, 35, died in the traffic incident on Saturday morning in his hometown of Utrera, Seville, Marca reports . Reyes won the E...More..

Eden Hazard holds Real Madrid shirt in Spain ahead of summer transfer
by | Saturday, June 01, 2019

Eden Hazard holds Real Madrid shirt in Spain ahead of summer transfer

Los Blancos are the forerunners to sign the Belgian International this summer as Zinedine Zidane finds Hazards as a suitable candidate to fit in his plans of squad overhaul ahead of next season. "He's an extr...More..

Major League Baseball announces changes to All-Star Game voting
by | Saturday, June 01, 2019

Major League Baseball announces changes to All-Star Game voting

This year, the Major League Baseball All-Star Game will be played in Progressive Field, home of the Cleveland Indians. Major League Baseball has made some changes to the voting process this year. Fans can vot...More..

Scripps National Spelling Bee Ends in Historic Eight-Way Tie
by | Saturday, June 01, 2019

Scripps National Spelling Bee Ends in Historic Eight-Way Tie

Yes, there were more than one. He wasn't lying. The bee held three more rounds after that, and no one missed a word or even appeared to struggle. Each will get the full winner's prize of $50,000 in cash and...More..

Osaka hangs on as Williams, Djokovic win
by | Friday, May 31, 2019

Osaka hangs on as Williams, Djokovic win

However, as she did in a three-set win in the first round, Osaka again proved her resilience as she turned the match around on Court Suzanne Lenglen to advance to the third round. Defending champion Simona Hale...More..

Houston Rockets Making All Players Available In Trade Talks This Summer
by | Friday, May 31, 2019

Houston Rockets Making All Players Available In Trade Talks This Summer

Rockets head coach Mike D'Antoni has ended talks with Houston management on an extension, reports ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski . The problems with the negotiation process between both sides stems from the i...More..

West Indies v Pakistan: Sarfraz's men eye timely return to form
by | Friday, May 31, 2019

West Indies v Pakistan: Sarfraz's men eye timely return to form

Hasan grabbed 13 wickets to help Pakistan win the Champions Trophy in England two years ago, finishing as player of the tournament. "They've picked Andre Russell , he's in form", said Pietersen, a T20 World ...More..

Ben Stokes Has Already Taken The Best Catch Of The World Cup
by | Friday, May 31, 2019

Ben Stokes Has Already Taken The Best Catch Of The World Cup

But raw pace was the one element that had been missing from England's attack and it took just two balls to see the extra threat Archer brings when he whizzed a 91 miles per hour (146 kph) rocket past Quinton de...More..

What signing Gerald McCoy would mean for the Panthers
by | Friday, May 31, 2019

What signing Gerald McCoy would mean for the Panthers

After his much-heralded meeting with the Cleveland Browns last Friday, McCoy took his talents to Baltimore to listen to the Ravens and what they had to offer. - McCoy doesn't fill a straightforward need for the...More..

West Indies wins the toss, sends Pakistan in to bat
by | Friday, May 31, 2019

West Indies wins the toss, sends Pakistan in to bat

Top-ranked England have scored 400-plus twice at this ground, 444-3 against Pakistan in 2016 and a world record of 481-6 against Australia past year. West Indies start their World campaign against Pakistan ...More..

LeBron James' sons switch schools from Crossroads to Sierra Canyon
by | Friday, May 31, 2019

LeBron James' sons switch schools from Crossroads to Sierra Canyon

LeBron James and Dwyane Wade spent four seasons together with the Miami Heat and won two National Basketball Association championships together. According to a report from Tania Ganguli of the Los Angeles...More..

Sachin Tendulkar set for another World Cup debut with 'Sachin Opens Again'
by | Friday, May 31, 2019

Sachin Tendulkar set for another World Cup debut with 'Sachin Opens Again'

The Cricket World Cup takes place across England and Wales from 30th May to 14th July. The ICC Cricket World Cup fires into action tonight when the host nation and pre-tournament favourite England lines u...More..

5-star recruit chooses Australian pro league over NCAA basketball
by | Thursday, May 30, 2019

5-star recruit chooses Australian pro league over NCAA basketball

This is about getting ready for the next level faster and more efficiently. Brandon Jennings was a phenom coming out of high school, and he got thrown around like a rag doll when he went to Italy instead of p...More..

Soto leads United States over Nigeria 2-0 at Under-20 World Cup
by | Thursday, May 30, 2019

Soto leads United States over Nigeria 2-0 at Under-20 World Cup

The Flying Eagles will face Ukraine in their last group game on Thursday at the Bielsko Biala Stadium. Yesterday's game at the Stadion Miejski, Bielsko Biala exposed the uncoordinated Nigerians to the darti...More..

Cubs’ player overcome with emotion after foul ball hits young fan
by | Thursday, May 30, 2019

Cubs’ player overcome with emotion after foul ball hits young fan

The Houston Astros confirmed the child was taken to a hospital, but declined to provide further information. "Jesse asked his source if the signs were positive, and he was told that they were". "Being a fat...More..

Vettel says Ferrari's vehicle not 'as bad as it looks'
by | Thursday, May 30, 2019

Vettel says Ferrari's vehicle not 'as bad as it looks'

The world champion replied: "They f****** didn't make it to the end". 'Without doubt it's going to improve with the knowledge you gain (of the car) race by race. Sunday could have gone badly wrong, with Hamil...More..

French Open 2019: Roger Federer outclasses Oscar Otte to ease through
by | Thursday, May 30, 2019

French Open 2019: Roger Federer outclasses Oscar Otte to ease through

Roger Federer , 37, joked to a stadium filled with screaming kids that he's "so super old". Nadal , the 11-time champion in Paris, dispatched Yannick Maden 6-1 6-2 6-4, while Federer cruised past Oscar Otte...More..

Dale Steyn out of South Africa's World Cup opener against England
by | Thursday, May 30, 2019

Dale Steyn out of South Africa's World Cup opener against England

But they are hoping he will be fit to face India on June 5 as he continues to make progress in his recovery after more than a month on the sidelines. "I am trying to give a date but we are hoping if not Sunda...More..

Tiger Woods opens Memorial 2 under
by | Thursday, May 30, 2019

Tiger Woods opens Memorial 2 under

Besides, he holds claim to five wins at The Memorial Tournament . Day puts it down to the fact Nicklaus, arguably the greatest iron player in golf's history, designed Muirfield Village as a tough test for ...More..

Real Madrid: Hazard says
by | Thursday, May 30, 2019

Real Madrid: Hazard says "it'd be great" to face Chelsea next year

It's very important for me, but very important for us. Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri admitted he had known Hazard's departure in the summer was likely and said: "I knew that Eden wanted to leave of cours...More..

England bowler Mark Wood fit to face South Africa
by | Thursday, May 30, 2019

England bowler Mark Wood fit to face South Africa

Wood's injury-plagued career has been blighted by a history of repeated ankle problems but hospital scans saw the 29-year-old given the all clear for Thursday's opening match of the World Cup, against South Af...More..

Photographer Clobbered By What Could Be Worst First Pitch Of All
by | Thursday, May 30, 2019

Photographer Clobbered By What Could Be Worst First Pitch Of All

The rookie right-hander unleashed one of the most wayward first pitches ever when she launched the ball at a team photographer standing close by, between the mound and first base. (The pitcher has since told NB...More..

Berube says Dunn could return for Game 2
by | Thursday, May 30, 2019

Berube says Dunn could return for Game 2

The team is fighting for its seventh Stanley Cup and lead the best-of-seven series 1-0. The Blues shot out to an early hot start, but were eventually doomed by discipline issues and a fiery Bruins comeback. S...More..

Rafael Nadal marches into French Open 3rd round
by | Thursday, May 30, 2019

Rafael Nadal marches into French Open 3rd round

Federer - a one-time champion at Roland-Garros - easily dispatched of German counterpart Oscar Otte 6-4, 6-3, 6-4. Rafael Nadal continued the strong start to his bid for a record-extending 12th French Open...More..

Europa League final: Why's it in Azerbaijan?
by | Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Europa League final: Why's it in Azerbaijan?

Mark Lawrenson, former Liverpool defender: Chelsea win I am expecting it to be extremely open, when finals are usually tight. "I captained the team twice, I have a few assists here and there. It's just...More..

Nadal, Muguruza post straight-set wins at French Open
by | Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Nadal, Muguruza post straight-set wins at French Open

Djokovic laid down an early marker in his bid to hold all four Grand Slam titles simultaneously for the second time, powering past Polish youngster Hubert Hurkacz . "I missed it from previous year". Also, ...More..

India set Bangladesh daunting target of 360 in World Cup warmup
by | Wednesday, May 29, 2019

India set Bangladesh daunting target of 360 in World Cup warmup

Jasprit Bumrah bowling Shakib Al Hasan with the ideal yorker first ball! The Tigers were rattled early. A resilient 120-run partnership between Das and Mushfiqur Rahim did offer some hope for Bangladesh b...More..

Steyn ruled out of South Africa World Cup opener
by | Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Steyn ruled out of South Africa World Cup opener

Fellow fast bowler Kagiso Rabada , meanwhile, has recovered from back spasms endured during the Delhi Capitals' IPL campaign. Steyn trained with the squad on Tuesday, but did not bowl. The latter pair are, h...More..

Ruiz to adopt Mike Tyson technique to stop Joshua
by | Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Ruiz to adopt Mike Tyson technique to stop Joshua

Everyone else that has fought him has lost before they get in there, I'm not thinking like that, and that's the difference. The "Bronze Bomber" has faced the Cuban southpaw once before, winning via knockout p...More..

French Open 2019: Naomi Osaka fights back to beat Anna Karolina Schmiedlova
by | Wednesday, May 29, 2019

French Open 2019: Naomi Osaka fights back to beat Anna Karolina Schmiedlova

Lacking accuracy early on the chilly Court Philippe Chatrier, Osaka donned a long-sleeve shirt for the second set and then broke Schmiedlova to love and served four aces in winning the first three games. He was...More..