Illini fall apart in fourth quarter, lose to Penn State 63-24

The extended third set contained a string of 23 ties before Ohio State was able to edge Penn State, 33-31, with a Lauren Witte kill and attack error. But there was more to it than that, and some of it was Barkley himself trying to do too much. More..

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Barcelona not suffering from anxiety, says Lionel Messi
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Barcelona not suffering from anxiety, says Lionel Messi

Luis Suarez said after the 1-1 draw: 'Messi is the best in the world but we can not depend on him coming on to provide a solution. Messi's arrival changed the game in Barcelona's favour but Ernesto Valverd...More..

by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Ryder Cup: Records tumble as Europe open up four-point lead

The foursome matches on day one were an absolute disaster for the US team, who were swept in foursomes for the first time in history. Needing to get things jump-started and bring a little bit of energy back int...More..

Barty knocks out Kerber, advances to Wuhan Open quarters
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Barty knocks out Kerber, advances to Wuhan Open quarters

She was soon rewarded for her aggression though as some courageous visits to the net coupled with 24 winners gave her the first set via a tiebreaker. Second-ranked Caroline Wozniacki and third-ranked Angel...More..

Motivate Yourselves, Jose Mourinho Urges Under-Performing Manchester United
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Motivate Yourselves, Jose Mourinho Urges Under-Performing Manchester United

Alexis Sanchez , Jesse Lingard , Fred and Antonio Valencia are all out of the XI, with Ashley Young , Nemanja Matic, Scott McTominay and Anthony Martial all coming in. Mark Noble was able to thread pass thr...More..

Eminem, WhatsApp jokes helping Rahm prepare for first Ryder Cup
by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

Eminem, WhatsApp jokes helping Rahm prepare for first Ryder Cup

The USA's last two successes over Europe came in 2008 and 2016 when Woods was absent through injury, although he did serve as a vice-captain for the latter triumph. They hang out together. "I've always ...More..

by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

McIlroy praises 'fire and passion' of Sergio Garcia in Ryder Cup

The only two holes the USA won during the match were from Woods' birdies at the seventh (from 30 feet) and 10th (from 8 feet). They played like anything but, making five birdies on the front nine to take a 4-up...More..

Tiger struggles at Ryder Cup, sits out afternoon
by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

Tiger struggles at Ryder Cup, sits out afternoon

Tommy Fleetwood and Francesco Molinari , who won Europe's solitary fourballs point, completed a memorable day by smashing Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas 5 and 4. "You'd have to ask Tiger", he said. McIlr...More..

Betting Preview: Tottenham vs Watford: Both teams to score in London
by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

Betting Preview: Tottenham vs Watford: Both teams to score in London

The Lilywhites have scored in each of their respective games so far in the season, but so are the Hornets. He came back a different player. Odds correct at the time of writing. While there's no doubt whatsoev...More..

Mourinho picks Pogba but warns: no one is bigger than Manchester United
by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

Mourinho picks Pogba but warns: no one is bigger than Manchester United

Pogba was not involved against the Rams and the confrontation was said to have been based around an Instagram post from Pogba during the match. There are concerns at United that the ongoing dispute could p...More..

Cristiano Ronaldo strongly denies rape allegations
by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo strongly denies rape allegations

Nearly a year and a half after the first reports of the case, German publication Der Spiegel has revealed the name of the victim, who they interview. " We have been instructed to immediately assert all existi...More..

by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

West Ham United vs Manchester United: Three players who must start

If I am happy with his work, he plays. Manchester United are aiming to challenge for the Premier League title this season after they finished in second place and without a trophy under Mourinho last term....More..

by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

Ryder Cup: Day 1 Foursomes Matches: Thomas, Spieth together again in foursomes

And now, after Europe's stunning turnaround in the afternoon foursomes session on Friday, the USA comes into Day 2 reeling and facing a two-point deficit. Early on, the majority of US pairing played well, as ...More..

Klopp on Van Dijk's chances to face Chelsea
by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

Klopp on Van Dijk's chances to face Chelsea

We take a look at Liverpool's options if the worst should happen and Van Dijk isn't ready for Stamford Bridge. After a 2-1 win against Liverpool at Anfield, Chelsea welcome the Premier League leaders to L...More..

by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

Europe sweeps foursomes to take 5-3 Ryder lead

In 2014, the Americans trailed by just a point after three sessions. Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines - American golfer Brooks Koepka was left shaken after injuring a spectator when he hit her in the face with a w...More..

by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

Whitewash! Europe sweep foursomes to stun United States and lead 5-3

Henrik Stenson and Justin Rose will lead Europe out against Johnson and Fowler, Sergio Garcia and Alex Noren are third against Phil Mickelson and Bryson de Chambeau while Francesco Molinari and Tommy ...More..

by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

Manchester City's Benjamin Mendy facing uncertain future after Pep Guardiola row

The report suggests Mendy arrived three hours late for a scheduled treatment session on Sunday, after being seen watching Anthony Joshua's fight with Alexander Povetkin at Wembley on Saturday evening. They al...More..

Cooper Kupp bursts out as Jared Goff's top target against the Vikings
by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

Cooper Kupp bursts out as Jared Goff's top target against the Vikings

Meanwhile, the Rams' top three wide receivers - Cooper Kupp , Brandin Cooks , and Robert Woods - all had over 100 yards receiving and caught a touchdown. "I'm not going to take anything away from their sc...More..

by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

U.S. takes early 3-1 lead at France’s Ryder Cup

And that was the very least the rookie deserved. It will be a case of déjà vu for these four players in a repeat of the anchor match of the Friday's fourballs. However, Woods will be back in action again alon...More..

LSU Basketball Player Wayde Sims Shot And Killed In Baton Rouge
by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

LSU Basketball Player Wayde Sims Shot And Killed In Baton Rouge

LSU said counselors and support staff are on hand for Sims' teammates and friends. No arrests have been reported. "The 6'6" forward was entering his junior season at LSU. He was a decorated high school play...More..

Argentina, GB picked as 2019 Davis Cup wild cards
by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

Argentina, GB picked as 2019 Davis Cup wild cards

Under a format proposed by the Kosmos group, and adopted by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) in August, the competition will bring together 18 nations in one place for a week at the end of the tennis s...More..

Week 4 Ups and Downs: Minnesota Vikings vs Los Angeles Rams
by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

Week 4 Ups and Downs: Minnesota Vikings vs Los Angeles Rams

McDermott left Thursday night's game against the Rams in the second quarter with what was dramatically undersold as a "pinky injury" and deemed questionable to return. Goff found Kupp with two attractive TD thr...More..

Jurgen Klopp livid with Shaqiri after defeat against Chelsea
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Jurgen Klopp livid with Shaqiri after defeat against Chelsea

At a press conference, the 50-year-old told reporters: "We have to wait, he didn't train with the team so far". "I would say it's pretty easy to say that here (in the press conference) because it was Eden ...More..

Eden Hazard enjoying life under new manager Maurizio Sarri
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Eden Hazard enjoying life under new manager Maurizio Sarri

It has been claimed that Chelsea superstar Eden Hazard does not score as many goals as Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo because he is not as selfish as they are. Klopp said: "This is good preparation for...More..

Three reasons why Paul Pogba should leave Manchester United in January
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Three reasons why Paul Pogba should leave Manchester United in January

Paul Pogba will play for Manchester United at West Ham on Saturday but manager Jose Mourinho says "no player is bigger than the club". "I am really happy with his work this week", Mourinho said at his ...More..

Vanessa Hudgens Stole The Show During The Rams And Vikings Game
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Vanessa Hudgens Stole The Show During The Rams And Vikings Game

I've not ever had a team that's been this poor in pass coverage. Kirk is a guy that we watched on film forever past year. Cousins threw two touchdown passes to Aldrick Robinson , who was playing in his secon...More..

Ryder Cup 2018: Woods bemoans poor finish with Reed
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Ryder Cup 2018: Woods bemoans poor finish with Reed

The most controversial decision of the afternoon for the Americans was the pairing of Mickelson and DeChambeau, the latter of whom was making his Ryder Cup debut. On the bench for the opening session: Bryson...More..

La Liga round-up: Barca and Real suffer shock defeats
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

La Liga round-up: Barca and Real suffer shock defeats

FIFA's The Best ceremony took place on Monday night with Luka Modric, Raphael Varane , Sergio Ramos , Thibaut Courtois and Marcelo all picking up various awards in London. The shocking results meant Spain...More..

Liverpool tipped to make move for Aaron Ramsey
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Liverpool tipped to make move for Aaron Ramsey

Emery has said he wants Ramsey to sign a new deal and views the midfielder as a key part of his team, but did not comment when asked on Friday whether he had stressed that desire to club officials. He added: ...More..

by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Eden Hazard now the best player in the world, believes Chelsea teammate

On his winning goal at Anfield, ending Jurgen Klopp's flawless start to the season, Hazard said: "It's one of the most attractive goals I have ever scored". Twelve months ago, the likes of Jon Flanagan, Rag...More..

Gary Lineker reacts on Twitter to Derby County's win over Manchester United
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Gary Lineker reacts on Twitter to Derby County's win over Manchester United

Mourinho and Pogba had a frosty exchange yesterday morning as the midfielder returned to training after being stripped of the Manchester United vice-captaincy. Berbatov, a striker at Old Trafford between...More..

Wolves' Asking Price For Jimmy Butler
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Wolves' Asking Price For Jimmy Butler "Too High"

Teams believe Thibodeau is making counterproposals that he knows franchises will never accept, according to the report . Meanwhile, there have been numerous reports that Thibodeau and his assistant, general ma...More..

UEFA ban Cristiano Ronaldo for only one match
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

UEFA ban Cristiano Ronaldo for only one match

Cristiano Ronaldo will serve only a mandatory one-game ban for his first-ever red card in the Champions League . The Portugal skipper left the pitch in tears, clearly astonished at the official's decision, a...More..

by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Jurgen Klopp insists Liverpool will have to be "at 100%" against Chelsea

It was pretty surprising to see Klopp having such angry words with someone who many thought were Liverpool's best player on the night. New Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri has hit the ground running at Stamford ...More..

Liverpool 1 Chelsea 2: Magical Hazard condemns Reds to first defeat
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Liverpool 1 Chelsea 2: Magical Hazard condemns Reds to first defeat

Before the Belgian could even touch the ball, Liverpool were ahead through Daniel Sturridge's acrobatic goal . "Not only is he one of the best in the Premier League - if not the best - but he is one of...More..