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by | October 11, 2017 | 00:28

The American pro won her 23rd Grand Slam title in Melbourne while she was eight weeks pregnant. She has just three months to get fit if she is to defend her title. "Her baby's initials are AO [Alexis Ohanian] and she's suggested she should also have her name on the 2017 trophy, so the AO is well and truly top of mind for her at the moment", Tiley said.

by | October 10, 2017 | 00:33

Her decision to run for reelection comes in the face of grumbling from progressives in California over some of the senator's recent remarks about President Donald Trump. "She's continuing her record of public service in the Senate, working on critical issues and the fight for the values we hold dear". "Let's beat the most pro-Trump Blue-state Dem in the country!" The rising liberal star Sen.

by | October 09, 2017 | 00:39

In a major blow to Pakistan , pacer Mohammad Amir has been ruled out of the ODI series against Sri Lanka due to a stress-related injury in the right shin. When Yasir eventually bowled him around his legs, Sri Lanka's score had passed 450. Attempting to deliver the fifth ball of his 19th over, Wahab aborted his run up five times, failing, inexplicably, to get into his usual delivery slide.

by | October 07, 2017 | 00:34

It was subsequently extended through March 2018. A number of deals have been signed during this week's trip by King Salman to Russian Federation, the first by a Saudi monarch. The two countries also signed a deal to set up a $1 billion joint investment fund. "Around 95 percent" of planned projects [linked to that deal] related to "non-oil assets", he said.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:26

All three militants who had launched a suicide attack on a BSF camp outside the global airport here on Tuesday dawn have been killed, the Border Security Force said. Today's fidayeen attack is the 2nd high profile attack on the highly fortified security installation within a month in Kashmir Valley. The encounter ended after three terrorists were gunned down.

by | October 02, 2017 | 00:48

The Raiders would love nothing than getting some revenge for that, however, the Broncos will be the favorites to claim the win here in front of their home fans at Sports Authority Field. They gave up 4 sacks which is the more than they gave up in any game all of past year. The Broncos have a strong duo at the wide receiver position in Demaryius Thomas and Emmanuel Sanders .

by | October 01, 2017 | 00:34

Lukaku's fine double in Russian Federation took his tally to ten goals in all competitions since joining United in the summer. "The big test will be in the big games". Mourinho has stubbornly refused to discuss the Swedish veteran's rehabilitation from knee ligament surgery although even the most optimistic estimates put his potential return date in December.

by | October 01, 2017 | 00:37

The former England manager, however, is relishing the opportunity to spend some time on the training pitch with his new players and instill some positive habits in them - some of which he saw evidence of in the defeat at Old Trafford. We are playing well, not for 90 minutes, as sometimes we have periods where we lose our consistency in what I call quality with high intensity, but it is hard to do that for 90 minutes after a Champions League game.

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:40

To come up with overnight ratings, Nielsen takes the percentage of households watching in 56 US markets and comes up with an overnight average - so an 11.6, for instance, means that 11.6% of households in those 54 markets tuned into the game on NBC on Sunday night.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:34

Spartak's Champions League campaign got off to a hard start too. A little under 2,000 fans are expected from Liverpool and Manchester, Uefa seeing no reason to keep the north-west rivals apart as they head to the same city. Gerrard was clearly impressed by Henderson's display against the Foxes at the King Power Stadium and the former Liverpool star had nothing but praise for his performance after the game.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:38

He is such an important player for us. A really, really good performance from us in everything. That's true, the one time that I was invited! Always he is so important and he shares the decision. The 23-year-old, however, has grown accustomed to the role of utility man under Pochettino, who has used him as centre-back in both a defensive pair and trio, as well as midfield and, occasionally, right-back.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:35

Northern Ireland will face Germany on 5 October and Norway three days later in World Cup qualifiers, and O'Neill said of the poppy row: "I don't get involved in the politics of the whole thing". Football's world governing body told England , Scotland , Northern Ireland and Wales that they were not allowed to incorporate it into their kits during World Cup qualifiers previous year.

by | September 20, 2017 | 00:55

With teenage star Luka Doncic (eight points, 3-of-10 field goals) struggling with his shot and hobbling off with an injury in the third quarter, Klemen Prepelic picked up the slack with 21 points, second on the team behind Dragic. He scored 35 points in the final, six shy of the all-time record of 41, set by Serbia's Aleksandar Djordjevic in 1995. Pau Gasol and Spain , however, were too strong in the end.

by | September 19, 2017 | 01:02

Koeman spent over £142 million on nine new players this summer, including first team players Michael Keane , Wayne Rooney and Gylfi Sigurdsson. "It's been an intense and happy week for the Manchester United family, with two games and two convincing wins at Old Trafford, feeling the extraordinary support from our fans and without conceding a goal", Mata said in his blog .

by | September 18, 2017 | 00:46

The match, pitting together two unseeded players, was far lower in quality than the women's affair. Sindhu suddenly hit a bad patch as two wide shots and one of her returns were buried in the net, giving the Chinese a 20-16 advantage. "In the third she had to attack", Gopichand said. "We worked on our mistakes in Glasgow", he added. Star Indian badminton player PV Sindhu on Friday continued her winning spree, reserving a spot in the Korean Open semi-finals by beating her Japanese rival ...

by | September 17, 2017 | 00:46

The Mexican has bounced back from that defeat though, winning two world titles in two different divisions and become known as one of the globe's best pound-for-pound fighters. Canelo and Golovkin lock horns at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas tonight with the WBA, WBC, IBF and The Ring middleweight belts on the line. Whatever happens, it promises to be a show-stopping night in Sin City, and we've taken a look at some of the best Opta facts ahead of what will surely go down in the annals ...

by | September 16, 2017 | 00:58

Probably not. But I don't think I had any influence on the decision of the ref. I didn't expect them to win the league this season . Former Arsenal midfielder Paul Merson believes Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp needs more time to adjust to the demands of the Premier League .

by | September 15, 2017 | 00:41

It is important to be good in all the three formats even though they require different skills. Two young captains, two very good players, two very good captains and they both continue to improve. Clarke also said Australia needs to decide on their style of play. This time, he has additional responsibility as skipper, which comes into larger focus as India have set themselves early on the road to the 2019 ODI World Cup.

by | September 14, 2017 | 01:13

Sterling was strongly linked with a player-plus-cash move to the Gunners during the summer transfer window but Pep Guardiola was unwilling to let the 22-year-old leave. "I think it's really good", he said. Ferdinand, who played for Manchester United from 2002 to 2014, says all these players can still be welcomed back by their teammates, but it depends on their professionalism.

by | September 14, 2017 | 01:11

Combined with the likes of Romelu Lukaku , Anthony Martial , Paul Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Gerrard admitted United look exciting going forward. "There's a lot of games, especially this month, so you're always going to get your chance". "They made some good signings in the summer and you know they've got strength all around the pitch so we have to come here and try and get the result".

by | September 13, 2017 | 00:35

Sahin has been in great form for Dortmund and is now the third best rated player in the Bundesliga according to Whoscored. Tottenham's struggles at Wembley have been well-documented; defeats to Monaco and Bayer Leverkusen dumped them out of the Champions League past year, whilst they could only muster a 2-2 draw with Gent to crash out of the Europa League.

by | September 11, 2017 | 00:38

The 6ft 8in (2.03m) world number 32 Anderson will be a big underdog against Nadal, who will contest his 23rd major final. Rafa Nadal has raised the intensity of his game as the U.S. On the eve of the final, Nadal said he was rooting for the South African during his trysts with injuries. Rafael Nadal , 15-time major victor and US Open champion in 2010 and 2013, is looking to add to the French Open title he won earlier this year.

by | September 10, 2017 | 13:08

The loss marks the sixth time that the Brewers have beaten the Cubs by 10 or more runs in a game. On the season Nelson is 12-6 with a 3.49 ERA, and just last night he fired five shutout frames in Chicago to help his team to a 2-0 win over the Cubs.

by | September 04, 2017 | 11:40

Now second in the mountains classification behind the Italian Davide Villella, Majka entering the last week with ambition. Katusha's Ilnur Zakarin was next ahead of Alberto Contador (Trek-Sagafredo) and Esteban Chaves (Orica-Scott), dropping Chaves further behind Froome in the overall standings as he finished 26 seconds behind the Briton.

by | September 02, 2017 | 01:08

The England midfielder, who joined the Foxes in 2012 from Manchester United, has won three England caps since making his global debut in March 2016. The Italian worldwide, who joined Torino from Atalanta two years ago, made 52 appearances, enough to catch Conte's eye.

by | September 02, 2017 | 01:07

Kearse caught 41 passes for 510 yards and one touchdown last season. The Seahawks were tied for third in the National Football League in sacks last season with 42. They finally found a partner in the Seahawks. He may be hard for the Seahawks to re-sign when his contract expires after the season given all the money Seattle is committing to its other stars on defense as well as quarterback Russell Wilson .

by | September 02, 2017 | 01:09

In the home stretch of the AL Wild Card race, the Angels entered Thursday just one game out of the second wild card spot. Thursday is the final day that Major League Baseball teams can complete waiver trades and have the players involved available to play in the postseason.

by | September 02, 2017 | 01:08

But anything short of victory in today's match will surely threaten the chances of Nigeria hoisting her flag in Russian Federation, next year. Nigeria who are the 2013 champions will be at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium to host their much heralded opponents in what will be an explosive duel today September 1, 2017.

by | August 31, 2017 | 00:37

Though, Taijul took the last wicket but the original hero of the victory was Shakib. Australia resumed on 109 for two in pursuit of 265 with Warner and Steve Smith at the crease, and the pair quickly brought up their 100 partnership. In a match which nearly came right down to the wire, the hosts Bangladesh won the Test at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka . "He was brilliant.

by | August 31, 2017 | 00:34

And the Latvian 12th seed wasted no time, winning all three games on the resumption and 12 of 14 points to polish off a 6-2 1-6 6-1 victory. Last year's finalist and top seed Karolina Pliskova had no such trouble against Poland's Magda Linette , scoring a 6-2 6-1 win, while Madison Keys trumped Belgian Elise Mertens 6-3 7-6 (6).

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:41

Despite a strong partnership of 69 runs between opener Mat Renshaw and mid-order batsman Peter Handscomb, and also between tailenders Ashton Agar and Pat Cummins with a partnership of 49, the Aussies weren't able to survive a strong Bangladeshi attack on day two.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:22

Ronda Rousey , the former UFC bantamweight champion who stepped away from the sport following a devastating loss in December, will Wednesday heavyweight fighter Travis Browne , according to UFC President Dana White. "She's focusing on this wedding." . Recalling the day of the proposal, Rousey said on Live with Kelly & Ryan,"It was actually after heavy rain and we were under this waterfall.

by | August 27, 2017 | 01:07

In addition, two members of the Yankees, first baseman Garrett Cooper and outfielder Clint Frazier , received fines for entering the field while being on the disabled list. Amid the chaos, New York's Gary Sanchez (no. 24) was seen sucker-punching Cabrera. He blamed the umps for letting things go wild, saying, "Just a very poor job on their part".

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:28

After being booked for removing his shirt in celebration after scoring as a substitute, Ronaldo was then shown a second yellow card in the wake of being adjudged by referee Ricardo de Burgos to have dived in the penalty area. He beat Juventus' Gianluigi Buffon and Barcelona's Lionel Messi to the award, which was presented at the UEFA Awards ceremony at Monaco on Thursday evening.

by | August 24, 2017 | 02:41

The 21-year-old midfielder, who joined Celtic from Manchester City in the summer transfer window for a fee reported by BBC Sport to be worth £4.5 million, is a France Under-21 worldwide and grew up in Paris , according to The Scottish Sun .

by | August 21, 2017 | 02:36

Kyrgios , now ranked No. 23 in the world, beat Nadal in straight sets, 6-2, 7-5. Regardless of the defeat, Nadal will be confirmed as world number one next Monday when the ATP's rankings points are updated , marking the fourth time in his career he's reached the milestone, and the first time he's reached the summit since 2008.

by | August 20, 2017 | 06:34

Derrick Henry then took the handoff on the first play from scrimmage and went 17 yards for a touchdown, as Tennessee built a 17-0 lead with 2:02 left in the first quarter. First-round pick Corey Davis and newly acquired Eric Decker won't play on Saturday as the wide receivers are recovering from injuries . The former Vigor High School star usually is used only as a blocker, but he had two rushing attempts for 4 yards in the first half.

by | August 20, 2017 | 06:34

However, we've seen in previous seasons the importance of building momentum early on, and they'll certainly be hoping to give Arsenal a good game on Saturday. We did have the better chances in a goalless first half, with Welbeck breaking into the left of the box to latch onto a diagonal ball but his shot was straight at Butland.

by | August 20, 2017 | 06:32

Because there is a lot of work to do and a lot to prove. My latest excuse to write about Cage came from the Texans' J.J. Watt, who posted 10 photos of his teammates and their lookalikes. Again, different sport but I learned a lot from his organization. "Just knowing that I can go out there and I can do this and I can take over for this team and handle it".

by | August 20, 2017 | 06:33

Halep had to battle past British number one Johanna Konta 6-4 7-6 (7/1) in their quarter-final which lasted nearly two hours. We can expect powerful hitting and aggressive play from both players, but Halep's movement especially in her quarter-final was second to none, and so Muguruza can expect to be pulled around the court a lot.