Sport


Tsitsipas upsets Anderson in thriller to reach Toronto final
- August 12, 2018

But Tsitsipas managed to save two match points and shifted the momentum after edging Zverev in a marathon second-set tiebreak. Nadal said in quotes reported by the Rogers Cup Twitter account: "I'm happy about everything". Tsitsipas broke back in the following game to make it 3-3 and also saved three break points in the ninth game to take a 5-4 lead. "Sometimes when you concentrate too much, you lose the reality of what's happening", he said with a laugh. (more...)
Bairstow & Woakes put England in strong position at Lord’s Bairstow & Woakes put England in strong position at Lord’s
- August 12, 2018

Yesterday belonged to Chris Woakes, who scored a maiden Test match century to put England in command of this match. "That feeling of raising your bat to a standing ovation at Lord's is a bit of a boyhood dream". Thereafter Bairstow and Woakes dominated a dejected India attack with England scoring at nearly four-and-a-half an over in a positive batting display. (more...)
Jordan Clarkson Won’t Play for Philippines in 2018 Asian Games Jordan Clarkson Won’t Play for Philippines in 2018 Asian Games
- August 12, 2018

In a statement released on Sunday, NBA spokesperson Tim Frank said Clarkson can not participate in the upcoming games due to an existing agreement of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) with the league's players. Nonetheless, Clarkson looks to make his first-ever national team appearance come September when the Philippines participates in the FIBA World Cup qualifying tournament next month. (more...)
A winning start for Manchester United but there's trouble in store A winning start for Manchester United but there's trouble in store
- August 12, 2018

United have denied that happened, while it was also reported that Mino Raiola, the player's agent, had even struck a deal with Barcelona - the kind of interest that the club have vowed to reject. "I have always been talking to the teammates". "It was definitely a positive night for United, who picked up three points against hard opponents - and there is lots more to come from them", Dublin said. (more...)
Arsenal Manager: Pep Is Better Me Arsenal Manager: Pep Is Better Me
- August 12, 2018

During the season we will have really bad moments - it is impossible to have the flawless season all the time - but when you win one title you can win another one. Emery has also pored over film of Arsenal's woes last season and his pre-season transfer dealings suggest he has already identified the problems that Wenger struggled to resolve. (more...)
Hawks grant Carmelo Anthony's wish, send him jersey Hawks grant Carmelo Anthony's wish, send him jersey
- August 12, 2018

Atlanta bought out the remaining year of Anthony's $27.9 million salary July 31, just five days after the team acquired him from the Oklahoma City Thunder in a multi-player trade . The Hawks acquired him in a three-team trade on July 25 and waived him on July 30; his brief tenure a footnote in a soon-to-be forgotten chapter of his National Basketball Association career. (more...)
Sarri learns lessons from Chelsea's opening win at Huddersfield Sarri learns lessons from Chelsea's opening win at Huddersfield
- August 12, 2018

The Cottagers, promoted after winning the play-off final at Wembley, had produced a positive first half, but went behind when Jeffrey Schlupp drilled in a left-foot shot on 41 minutes. "It depends on me and the players". Huddersfield boss David Wagner accepted his side were roundly outplayed, highlighting defensive errors as contributing to a heavy home loss. (more...)
Halep turns back Barty to make Montreal final Halep turns back Barty to make Montreal final
- August 12, 2018

Barty, the world No. 16, has eclipsed her previous best at the tournament, a place in the last 16 when it was held in Toronto a year ago. After a pep talk from coach Andrew Bettles, Svitolina attempted to match the power game of her opponent, holding twice and then breaking Stephens to get back to 3-5. (more...)
Liverpool v West Ham: Mane can get Reds up and running Liverpool v West Ham: Mane can get Reds up and running
- August 12, 2018

Be yourself, in this case, because he is very calm and laid back - and that helps, ' said the Reds boss ahead of Sunday's visit of West Ham . "We have to be more clinical in the right moments". Yes, it was a big deal for Roma, they had a record fee and they were happy. City got three points from us, we got three points from them. "Everybody is very focused on that and with the transfers the manager has done you can see that he wants to go forward and to make progress". (more...)
New Chelsea star Jorginho has an fantastic penalty routine
- August 12, 2018

But there was no instant return on that investment as Jeffrey Schlupp and Wilfried Zaha scored either side of half-time to give Palace a 2-0 win at Craven Cottage. Jorginho , a £57million capture from Napoli , has altered the way Chelsea operate as "Sarriball" takes full effect. Sarri has quite a task on his hands getting this Chelsea squad up to speed and there were concerns heading into the match. (more...)
Everton boss Marco Silva: Red card in Wolves games 'harsh' Everton boss Marco Silva: Red card in Wolves games 'harsh'
- August 12, 2018

Marco Silva has defended Everton's activity in the transfer market, citing Jordan Pickford as an example of how the club can be rewarded for their willingness to spend big. Wolves , meanwhile, face a fairly short away journey as they take on Leicester at the King Power Stadium. Willy Boly, Jimenez, Patricio, Leo Bonatini, Moutinho and Ruben Vinagre are all in contention. (more...)
'Absolutely pathetic' - Alexander Zverev in remarkable rant after Stefanos Tsitsipas shock 'Absolutely pathetic' - Alexander Zverev in remarkable rant after Stefanos Tsitsipas shock
- August 12, 2018

Rafael Nadal recovered from a slow start, overcoming Marin Cilic 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 as the Spaniard's chase for a long-sought ATP Masters title on hardcourt heated up on Friday. He completed the victory after almost two and a half hours on Zverev's sixth double-fault. "I'm secure and I'm aggressive at the same time", Tsitsipas said. (more...)
I fear being fined if I speak out - Pogba I fear being fined if I speak out - Pogba
- August 12, 2018

However, a post on Pogba's Instagram account shortly after the game fuelled continuing speculation that he is still far from settled at Old Trafford. That being said, the majority of pundits thought David de Gea should fill the vacancy, but alas Mourinho favored more of a "position player" in the captain's role. (more...)
Tottenham Hotspur begin EPL campaign with 2-1 win over Newcastle Tottenham Hotspur begin EPL campaign with 2-1 win over Newcastle
- August 12, 2018

Newcastle brought on Rondon with half an hour remaining, and he almost grabbed a point in the closing stages, seeing his effort deflect off Vertonghen and onto the bar. "I am not going to complain and we have to learn to be clever. We are all out there fighting and working for each other". Spurs did not add a single player during the transfer window, sparking discontent from some of the club's supporters. (more...)
England ace Chris Woakes boasts absurdly low Test average at Lord's England ace Chris Woakes boasts absurdly low Test average at Lord's
- August 12, 2018

Chris Woakes continued a superb return to England duty with a maiden Test century against India at Lord's on Saturday. Joe Root (19) had battled through a hard spell when he first came to the crease and was set to be rewarded with more favourable conditions in the afternoon, only to be undone by Shami with a ball that nipped back and stayed low in the final over of the morning. (more...)
NBA, USA Basketball Execs Surprised By NCAA's New Proposed Rules NBA, USA Basketball Execs Surprised By NCAA's New Proposed Rules
- August 12, 2018

In April, Rice's commission announced its finding and recommendations. "They're improvements for the most part". In the past, players had to remove themselves from the NBA's draft pool at least 10 days before the event in order to preserve their amateur status. (more...)
Svitolina grounds Konta to keep title defense on course Svitolina grounds Konta to keep title defense on course
- August 12, 2018

Romanian Buzarnescu left her contest against defending champion Elina Svitolina in a wheelchair having suffered a nasty-looking injury when attempting to make a backhand shot from the baseline. However, the World No.43 was unable to nab both her a second victory of the day and first-ever win against the Ukrainian No.1, as she was broken four times overall in the match and landed under 50 percent of her first serves. (more...)
David Wagner: Huddersfield 'tried everything' against Chelsea
- August 12, 2018

Kepa Arrizabalaga replaced Thibaut Courtois for a world-record fee for a goalkeeper in a chaotic finish to the transfer window this week, while doubts over the futures of Eden Hazard and Willian have dogged Chelsea's pre-season preparations. (more...)
Mickelson misses out on automatic Ryder Cup berth Mickelson misses out on automatic Ryder Cup berth
- August 12, 2018

Garcia's form has been so woeful that he is down in 131st. The 48-year-old lefthander, a fixture on American Ryder Cup squads since his 1995 debut, fired a one-over par 71 to stand on four-over for 36 holes, four strokes beyond the cut line at Bellerive Country Club. (more...)
Day in tears after death of 'good buddy' Lyle Day in tears after death of 'good buddy' Lyle
- August 12, 2018

Briony said her husband had asked her to pass on a simple message: "Thanks for your support, it meant the world. Thinking of his family at this time". Jarrod will forever be an inspiration to us alI. Australian former golfer Mike Clayton said Lyle's career had not reached greater heights "because of his illness". (more...)
Neil Lennon Dashes Celtic's John McGinn Hopes Neil Lennon Dashes Celtic's John McGinn Hopes
- August 12, 2018

It seems now that in order to accomplish that momentous achievement, Rogers is set to go back to Liverpool to bring Spanish midfielder Pedro Chirivella up to Scotland as he looks to solidify his squad for the upcoming season. "I've already visited Villa Park and the training ground and the setup is incredible", McGinn told the official Villa website. Hibs Head Coach Neil Lennon said: "He goes with everyone's best wishes - he's been absolutely superb on and off the pitch. (more...)
Angelique Kerber loses first match post-Wimbledon Angelique Kerber loses first match post-Wimbledon
- August 12, 2018

A former world number 1 and 2009 Canada Open runner-up Maria Sharapova is through to the third round after a rock solid 6-2 6-0 win over the 12th seed Daria Kasatkina in an hour and 16 minutes. Five-time major victor Sharapova leads the head-to-head against Garcia 4-1 but the French player won their only meeting in the last three years on clay in Stuttgart in April. (more...)
Muschamp defends Durkin against 'gutless' report of toxic culture Muschamp defends Durkin against 'gutless' report of toxic culture
- August 12, 2018

Maryland head coach DJ Durkin walked the sideline, in December 2016, during the first half of the Quick Lane Bowl against Boston College in Detroit. The report comes a few months after offensive lineman Jordan McNair died following a workout. (more...)
Mourinho complains about Manchester United's lack of transfers again Mourinho complains about Manchester United's lack of transfers again
- August 12, 2018

United stroked the ball around confidently during the early exchanges and that poise was personified by Pogba when he placed a third-minute penalty into the top-right corner after Daniel Amartey was adjudged to have handled Alexis Sanchez's deflected shot. (more...)
All The Goals As Bielsa's Leeds Hammer Lampard's Derby All The Goals As Bielsa's Leeds Hammer Lampard's Derby
- August 12, 2018

Tom Lawrence hit back for Derby when his swerving free-kick deceived Leeds keeper Bailey Peacock-Farrell and evaded his dive for the ball to end in the net. Roofe echoed that message, saying: " We didn't finish last season well at all and everyone was disappointed ". Leeds need not have anxious about the near miss as they made it 3-1 on the hour, Roofe producing a great turn in the area to get clear before rifling a left foot shot into the top corner of the net. (more...)

« previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 next »