Beirne and Henderson injury blows for Ireland ahead of opener

Munster man Beirne is out of the Dublin clash with the English on 2 February and won't be back to face Scotland a week later either due to a knee injury he picked up in the bruising weekend win over Exeter. 'This fresh injury is unrelated to his rec... More..

by | Published more than a month ago
Osaka reaches Melbourne semis for first time
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Osaka reaches Melbourne semis for first time

So I'm not really satisfied - like I am happy that I'm here but at the same time, I want to keep going. "Instead, I found a white-washed representation of Osaka", Baye McNeil, an African American columnist wh...More..

Kerber cruises after Wozniacki, Sabalenka upsets
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Kerber cruises after Wozniacki, Sabalenka upsets

But she has now dispatched three seeded players on her way to the last eight, where she will meet either compatriot Sloane Stephens, the world number five, or Russia's Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova. "She is an absol...More..

Serena walks out at Aussie Open, then walks back in
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Serena walks out at Aussie Open, then walks back in

Serena Williams was caught shedding a tear away from the crowd after a shattering loss saw her dumped from the Australian Open . "She literally played her best tennis ever on those shots". "But it hasn't ha...More..

Chiefs fire defensive coordinator Bob Sutton
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Chiefs fire defensive coordinator Bob Sutton

Reid hired Sutton away from the New York Jets where he'd served as assistant head coach as well as the team's linebackers coach. The Chiefs had the top-ranked offensive in 2018, but the defense was 31st in th...More..

Brendan Rodgers confident he can get the best out of Oliver Burke
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Brendan Rodgers confident he can get the best out of Oliver Burke

The Scottish Sun believe Shved could be on his way to Glasgow if Celtic can reduce squad numbers before the end of the month and free up space to bring the 21-year-old into the club. "If Jordan is fit and re...More..

Zverev destroys racquet in Aus Open meltdown
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Zverev destroys racquet in Aus Open meltdown

It propelled her to stardom, but she has been far from convincing at her first major since. Zverev was not able to hold his serve throughout the first set and did so just once in the second. It's definitely...More..

Brewers’ Miller Park to have new name in 2021
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Brewers’ Miller Park to have new name in 2021

According to a press release: "The future name and branding elements for the stadium will be announced at a later date". Financial terms were not disclosed. We look forward to all of the benefits this new pa...More..

by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Federer, Kerber, Sharapova out of Australian Open

The two-time Wimbledon champion beat 17-year-old Amanda Anisimova 6-2, 6-1 to match her best performance at a major since being slashed in a terrifying attack at her home in late 2016 that left her with lasting...More..

Hazard talks up Manchester United move in a stunning interview
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Hazard talks up Manchester United move in a stunning interview

Now, according to reliable Italian journalist Fabrizio Romano, the Spain worldwide has completed a move back to his homeland, joining Real Madrid's bitter rivals Atletico Madrid, in a deal thought to be worth...More..

Mickelson shoots 68 to take 2-shot lead into weekend
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Mickelson shoots 68 to take 2-shot lead into weekend

Mickelson, the tournament victor in 2002 and 2004, will play the final two rounds on PGA West's Stadium Course. "I came out this year pretty hungry to get better", said Hadwin. "... It seemed to play out OK a...More..

Ko and Ji share lead at LPGA season opener
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Ko and Ji share lead at LPGA season opener

Ko, 21, and Ji, 32, stand tied for first at 13-under 200, one shot ahead of Canadian Brooke Henderson and two shots over American Nelly Korda. Ko was one shot behind when she made double bogey on the par-5 13th...More..

Darren McFadden, former Cowboys RB, arrested for DWI at Whataburger
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Darren McFadden, former Cowboys RB, arrested for DWI at Whataburger

McFadden was charged with DWI and resisting arrest, and was released on bond later that day. McFadden, 31, retired from the National Football League in November of 2017, following a three-year stint with the ...More..

Virat Kohli: First player in history to win three major ICC awards
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Virat Kohli: First player in history to win three major ICC awards

The 30-year-old, who first came into limelight when he led India to victory at the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup in Malaysia in 2008, finished the year as the top-ranked batsman in Tests and ODIs. In the last m...More..

Kyler Murray officially declares for NFL Draft
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Kyler Murray officially declares for NFL Draft

The most obvious concern is that he's too short and frail to play the position in the NFL. Not only is he good enough to play two sports in college, he's good enough to succeed in two sports at the highest leve...More..

Duke Blue Devils beat Virginia Cavaliers without Tre Jones
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Duke Blue Devils beat Virginia Cavaliers without Tre Jones

The freshman, among the Blue Devils' trio of projected National Basketball Association lottery picks with Williamson and Barrett, missed the game against Syracuse with an illness. It marked the seventh cons...More..

More clubs pile pressure on officials over Leeds spying
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

More clubs pile pressure on officials over Leeds spying

The club now sit four points ahead of Sheffield United and Norwich in the league table, with Premier League football next season being a very real prospect. But Bristol City owner Steve Lansdown has publicly vo...More..

Krunal Pandya hands over blank cheque to former cricketer Martin Jacob
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Krunal Pandya hands over blank cheque to former cricketer Martin Jacob

Former India global and Baroda cricket legend Jacob Martin is in a critical condition following an accident on 28 December and is in desperate need of financial aid to meet medical expenses. Former Baroda Cri...More..

Emiliano Sala: Fears Cardiff player on crashed plane
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Emiliano Sala: Fears Cardiff player on crashed plane

An HM Coastguard spokesperson said, " HM Coastguard helicopters from Solent and Newquay have been helping to search overnight with nothing found ". The British coastguard said in a statement that it was assis...More..

Kentucky Looks to Extend Win Streak
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Kentucky Looks to Extend Win Streak

A one-time Georgia commitment, Hagans is coming off his best all-around game in his home state. "This is the part of our schedule that's ridiculous". Despite losing star guard and leading scorer Mustapha Heron...More..

Ronaldo refused special treatment for Madrid tax fraud hearing
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Ronaldo refused special treatment for Madrid tax fraud hearing

As part of an agreement arranged in June with the former Real Madrid hero's lawyers, prosecutors are also asking that the Portuguese attacker, who last summer left the Spanish capital for Italian champions J...More..

by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Reds, Yankees finalize Sonny Gray trade after righty signs extension, reports say

Well, never count Jerry Dipoto out. NY dealt Gray and minor league left-hander Reiver Sanmartin to Cincinnati for second-base prospect Shed Long and a high draft pick, then flipped Long to the Seattl...More..

ICC awards: Virat Kohli wins big three after fantastic 2018
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

ICC awards: Virat Kohli wins big three after fantastic 2018

Kohli was selected to captain the ICC's Test and ODI sides for a second year running. He also became the first Indian wicketkeeper to score a Test century in both England and Australia. "From that point of vi...More..

Arsenal beat Chelsea to close in on 4th
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Arsenal beat Chelsea to close in on 4th

And the next coach, I'll frustrate him too'. "In the last six, seven games we have not scored that much, especially in the Premier League , and we have to improve". We knew that it was important to get a res...More..

Collins continues breakthrough run in Australia
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Collins continues breakthrough run in Australia

In a topsy-turvy battle between two unseeded players, Collins - who was winless at grand slams prior to the tournament - won 2-6 7-5 6-1 at Rod Laver Arena on Tuesday. "For me, having that 18 months off was vit...More..

Chicago Bulls: Bulls Acquire Carmelo Anthony, Cash from Houston
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Chicago Bulls: Bulls Acquire Carmelo Anthony, Cash from Houston

In 10 games with the Rockets, Anthony averaged 13.4 points, 5.4 rebounds and 0.5 assists. He and the team parted ways in mid-November after Anthony proved not to be a fit. In the end the Rockets decided it woul...More..

Blown call, Zuerlein’s 57-yard FG send Rams to Super Bowl
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Blown call, Zuerlein’s 57-yard FG send Rams to Super Bowl

As anger-infused, full-throated boos rained down relentlessly from the Superdome stands, replays on the stadium's expansive video screens clearly showed Robey-Coleman's high hit occurring before Drew Brees' ...More..

Yankees
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Yankees "Working Hard" On Sonny Gray Trade

Gray, 29, is under contract with the Yankees for 2019, and is scheduled to make $7.5 million on his current deal. It's worth noting that if the trade gets done he'll be reunited with pitching coach Derek John...More..

Defending champ Roger Federer loses at Australian Open
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Defending champ Roger Federer loses at Australian Open

The bold Athens native frustrated Federer again by saving another two break points at 4-3 in the third set, slapping away a backhand victor to hold, and had his first two break points of the match in the next g...More..

English Premier League Report: Huddersfied Town v Manchester City 20
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

English Premier League Report: Huddersfied Town v Manchester City 20

Danilo gave the champions the lead in the first half, but Huddersfield held their own for much of the opening 45 minutes and it was not until the second half that City showed something close to their best....More..