Simona Halep battles past Garbine Muguruza to reach French Open final

This time a year ago, Stephens was still sidelined with a foot injury that her walking around in crutches and Keys was coming off a second wrist surgery. "I've been a long time without feeling good with my body". I'm not trying to break a record. H... More..

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Nadal sets up Del Potro showdown in semis

The 6-foot-6 (1.98-meter) Argentine wiped away tears during his on-court interview, telling fans who chanted his nickname, "delPo": "It has been a long time without good feelings on my body". The second set, li...More..

England recall pacer Jake Ball for Australia ODI series
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

England recall pacer Jake Ball for Australia ODI series

Chris Woakes was ruled out of Scotland ODI due to sore quadriceps. Ball, 27, last played for England at the start of the year in Perth and was a member of the squad that defeated Australia 4-1 in the s...More..

Liverpool keen on a deal to sign Moses Simon
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Liverpool keen on a deal to sign Moses Simon

Scouts from Anfield kept tabs on Simon , 22, throughout the 2017-18 campaign as Jurgen Klopp looks to bolster his attacking options after a fine season. The summer transfer window is now open and managers ar...More..

Washington Capitals beat Vegas Golden Knights to win Stanley Cup
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Washington Capitals beat Vegas Golden Knights to win Stanley Cup

Vegas has one of the most potent offensive attacks in the entire National Hockey League, and the Capitals have taken away their primary means of scoring by all but eliminating fast breaks. Next, they beat the...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Golden Knights vs. Capitals: Game 5 Prediction

They've dominated the stat in this series 68-25, and it's one of the reasons Vegas has only five goals in three games after scoring six in Game 1. After so many years of postseason flops and crushing disappoint...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Taco Bell is giving away free tacos. Here's how to get them

Louis but that won't stop us from getting some free tacos thanks to the Golden State Warriors! Taco Bell plans to honor its promise Wednesday, June 13 from 2 - 6 pm at participating locations across the cou...More..

Arjun Tendulkar gets nod for U-19 Lanka tour
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Arjun Tendulkar gets nod for U-19 Lanka tour

It was during one of these sessions that Arjun yorked Jonny Bairstow to cause an injury scare ahead of the Test match against South Africa at Lord's past year. Arjun also bowled in the India nets during the h...More..

Deandre Ayton: 'I know I'm going number one' in draft
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Deandre Ayton: 'I know I'm going number one' in draft

Ayton and general manager Ryan McDonough both spoke with the media following his workout, with McDonough offering glowing reviews about the center prospect and Ayton sounding legitimately excited about the pote...More..

Kevin Durant Sinks Cavs in Game 3 with Déjà Vu 3-Pointer
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Kevin Durant Sinks Cavs in Game 3 with Déjà Vu 3-Pointer

There really shouldn't be any argument as to who is the best player for Golden State. That team had a championship vibe. The Warriors trailed 58-52 at halftime, but without Durant putting on an offensive ...More..

England v Costa Rica: Three Lions can build more momentum
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

England v Costa Rica: Three Lions can build more momentum

We hear from the England manager as well as Jordan Henderson and Trent Alexander-Arnold who reflects on his debut. Pope came out of nowhere to secure his position as England's third goalkeeper for the t...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

'I'm only human', says Nadal ahead of 11th French Open SF

Nadal will now play the victor of the quarter-final between Marin Cilic and Juan Martin Del Potro , who had split sets after the resumption of their match on Court Suzanne Lenglen. 'It has been a long time w...More..

SNAPSHOTS: It's all but over for the Cinderella Golden Knights
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

SNAPSHOTS: It's all but over for the Cinderella Golden Knights

Oshie added a pair of assists while Nicklas Backstrom had three. Holtby, though, who has been the better of the goaltenders in a series in which he was supposed to be second best to Marc-Andre Fleury, has...More..

Capitals' Alexander Ovechkin wins Conn Smythe Trophy
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Capitals' Alexander Ovechkin wins Conn Smythe Trophy

Until their win over the Pittsburgh Penguins in the second round of the playoffs, the Capitals had their season ended by the Penguins in each of the previous two seasons. Oshie, Tom Wilson and Devante Smith-Pel...More..

Fekir to join Liverpool from Lyon
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Fekir to join Liverpool from Lyon

Liverpool have remained determined to wrap up the deal before the World Cup gets underway and now it appears that they have been successful, with the deal set to be confirmed on Friday. Liverpool have wasted ...More..

by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Roland Garros 2018, Day 11: Match Points

Half an hour later 1-0 had become 6-1 and the challenge of Muguruza , who would have taken over at the top of the rankings with a victory, appeared to be fading fast. Muguruza essentially got that round off, t...More..

Warriors vs. Cavaliers, Game 3 on Wednesday night
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Warriors vs. Cavaliers, Game 3 on Wednesday night

This time , there was no "Cavs in 7" tweet, but Smith joked Thursday that he wanted to tweet it. "I think we all support each other in real - with a real child-like approach to the game", he said. He also mi...More..

French Open run leaves Kasatkina homeless
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

French Open run leaves Kasatkina homeless

Having disposed of one reigning Grand Slam champion, Kasatkina, who has dropped just one set so far, will next face another in U.S. Open victor Sloane Stephens . He shrugged off a question about spending so mu...More..

PGA Tour’s Bud Cauley ‘thankful to be alive’ after ‘scary’ accident
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

PGA Tour’s Bud Cauley ‘thankful to be alive’ after ‘scary’ accident

Open qualifier next Monday in Memphis. Justin Thomas , the world's No. 1 player and one of Cauley's closest friends, says he saw him in the hospital the day after the accident. "So I truly have no idea how...More..

Liverpool Linked Heavily With Stoke’s Xherdan Shaqiri
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Liverpool Linked Heavily With Stoke’s Xherdan Shaqiri

They claim that 19-year-old midfielder Houssem Aouar is set to sign a new five-year contract, with Lyon urging him to step up as Fekir's replacement. Xherdan Shaqiri has emerged as a surprise candidate to jo...More..

Thiem ready for 'legendary' match against Zverev in Paris
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Thiem ready for 'legendary' match against Zverev in Paris

Zverev is seeded No 2 in Paris with Thiem at No 7 and has a familiar feel. And in typical Zverev model, he commendably vowed to be "prepared" for his crunch conflict with Thiem. While Zverev still has time ...More..

Jerry Colangelo reportedly threatened franchise if Bryan was sacked
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Jerry Colangelo reportedly threatened franchise if Bryan was sacked

Mr. Colangelo had taken over the 76ers in 2016 after the dismissal of Sam Hinkie, who led the controversial "Process" through which the Sixers lost badly for several years in order to stockpile good draft p...More..

Ryan Fox qualifies for 2018 US Open Championship
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Ryan Fox qualifies for 2018 US Open Championship

By qualifying Scott, Baddeley and Herbert take the Australian contingent at this week's US Open to nine, including West Australian Jason Scrivener who also qualified to make his major championship debut. "I'd l...More..

by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

76ers believe Bryan Colangelo on burner Twitter accounts

The Sixers ownership group "met for several hours" in NY on Tuesday to discuss the team's " independent investigation " into Colangelo, Wojnarowski reported. "The Sixers are trying to decide if they can go fo...More..

Ironmen: Andre Iguodala, Klay Thompson toughen up for NBA Finals
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Ironmen: Andre Iguodala, Klay Thompson toughen up for NBA Finals

In the months since Kerr's challenge, you could argue that standard has been reached. As the Golden State Warriors chase their third National Basketball Association championship in four years, the historic ...More..

Discovery Inc in $2 billion deal for global PGA golf rights
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Discovery Inc in $2 billion deal for global PGA golf rights

The media company, which owns channels like the Discovery channel, TLC and Eurosport , has signed a 12-year deal with the PGA Tour for rights to air its events outside the US on TV and digital platforms. Title...More..

Durant's heroics give Warriors 3-0 lead
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Durant's heroics give Warriors 3-0 lead

The Warriors are on dynasty's doorstep. "It comes with the job, so it's not that big a deal". It might be time to order some champagne from Napa Valley. The Warriors are now 7-1 against the Cavs in the Fina...More..

Ronaldo joins up with Portugal squad ahead of 2018 FIFA World Cup
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Ronaldo joins up with Portugal squad ahead of 2018 FIFA World Cup

When rumours surfaced this time last year of a possible departure, the club dismissed such rumours citing the contract renewal of November 2016, which now sees Ronaldo bound by contract until 2021 with a 1 bill...More..

Father of Irish champion Katie Taylor shot at boxing club
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Father of Irish champion Katie Taylor shot at boxing club

Gardai said the suspect had fled the scene at the Harbour area of Bray in a white or silver van. Pete Taylor suffered serious, but not life-threatening injuries and a third man was also hurt. Bray Municipal C...More..

Ex-Philadelphia Eagles player defends former team: Trump made a poor decision
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Ex-Philadelphia Eagles player defends former team: Trump made a poor decision

LeBron James on Tuesday was asked to comment on President Trump's decision to call off the Philadelphia Eagles' White House visit . But James isn't surprised by Trump's latest actions. President Trump ...More..

Amazon to show 20 Premier League matches a season
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Amazon to show 20 Premier League matches a season

The online streaming service has won the rights to show one round of midweek games and one round from a bank holiday. BT bought the other package for £885m, down from its current £960m and for fewer matches. Am...More..

Curry, Durant find 'good balance' in NBA Finals
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Curry, Durant find 'good balance' in NBA Finals

The Cavaliers , meanwhile, are in a hole that might as well be six feet deep. Cleveland rallied from deficits of 2-0 and 3-1 in 2016 to claim the first title for a major professional sports franchise in Clevel...More..

Durant leads Warriors to 110-102 win vs Cavs
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Durant leads Warriors to 110-102 win vs Cavs

Kevin Love had 15 points and 10 rebounds, J.R. Smith scored 10 points, and Rodney Hood made a nice contribution with six. The Cavs had a near-perfect start and built a 16-4 lead during a wild stretch that ...More..

Steve Bruce faces uncertainty over his future at Aston Villa
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Steve Bruce faces uncertainty over his future at Aston Villa

It is understood that the outstanding HMRC tax bill is in the region of £4m. On Tuesday Villa suspended chief executive Keith Wyness , who was appointed by Xia when he took over during the summer of 2016. T...More..

Steph Curry's three-pointers festival sinks LeBron James' Cavaliers
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Steph Curry's three-pointers festival sinks LeBron James' Cavaliers

It might be time to order some champagne from Napa Valley. In the Cavs loss to the Warriors in Game 2, Clarkson notched his first assist since Game 4 against Toronto. "I didn't want to run there and shoot a...More..