Serena Williams calmly walked to the side after statement-making forehand return

The 23-time Grand Slam champion looked set to romp home when she seized the first set from Kanepi in just 18 minutes. After returning to competition in March after the birth of daughter Olympia last September, Williams is trying to avoid her first ... More..

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Juan Martin Del Potro beats John Isner to reach semi-final
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Juan Martin Del Potro beats John Isner to reach semi-final

Voice hoarse from a week-long sinus infection, the American managed a smile when asked to take positives away from the fortnight in NY. Stephens, who said she had been dealing with a sinus infection, rued all...More..

Steelers teammates turn on Le'Veon Bell: 'He f--ked us'
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Steelers teammates turn on Le'Veon Bell: 'He f--ked us'

Some of Bell's teammates are fed up, too, and they haven't been shy about voicing their displeasure. Bell may not have expected to be called out by his peers, however, who should understand that all players h...More..

From diverse background, Naomi Osaka marches into forefront at U.S. Open
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

From diverse background, Naomi Osaka marches into forefront at U.S. Open

Osaka joins Serena Williams and Anastasija Sevastova in the penultimate round of the tournament, as she awaits the victor of Madison Keys vs. Carla Suarez Navarro on Wednesday night. "I really don't think ...More..

US Open: I have had tougher times than this - Sharapova
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

US Open: I have had tougher times than this - Sharapova

Sharapova tried to fight back, missed another game point in the final game but failed a couple of routine backhands while Suárez Navarro converted on her first match point with the same smart, outstanding play ...More..

Keselowski wins Darlington’s Xfinity race after wreck
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Keselowski wins Darlington’s Xfinity race after wreck

As a result, he told FanSided by phone from Darlington that when the team asked him to return (for this weekend and the next race at Indianapolis) it wasn't a hard decision. Jones finished the stage second fo...More..

Earl Thomas returns to Seahawks, resumes practice Wednesday
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Earl Thomas returns to Seahawks, resumes practice Wednesday

But it all may be moot now , as Thomas plans to report to the Seahawks today after holding out all offseason and training camp in hopes of a new contract, per a source. Rapoport added that the Cowboys "tr...More..

Beckham reveals his team name & crest
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Beckham reveals his team name & crest

In addition to the special section, the club launched a new website (https://www.intermiamicf.com/), complete with information about the crest and name release, as well as the club mantra, "Libertas. "This will...More..

Roger Federer overpowers Nick Kyrgios to reach second week of US Open
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Roger Federer overpowers Nick Kyrgios to reach second week of US Open

Although Kyrgios went on to hold serve in the game, Federer broke four games later to help seal his place in the last 16 at Flushing Meadows. Kyrgios was visibly frustrated with his level of play, and whe...More..

Serena Williams defeated Karolina Pliskova at US Open
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Serena Williams defeated Karolina Pliskova at US Open

Spain's double Grand Slam victor Garbine Murgurza was next to go, making a second round exit, and then earlier on Tuesday Williams side-stepped a semi-final showdown with third seed Sloane Stephens when the d...More..

Henderson agrees new 'long-term' Liverpool deal
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Henderson agrees new 'long-term' Liverpool deal

Henderson, who was signed by Kenny Dalglish in 2011, will have spent over 10 years at Anfield by the end of his new contract. "But I think that makes us better, not only as a team but as players because you h...More..

Nadal 'bagelled' but survives Thiem test to reach semis
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Nadal 'bagelled' but survives Thiem test to reach semis

Over the course of the match, Basilashvili hit 56 winners compared to just the 20 of Nadal . "I like people who try hard to achieve their goals and he is one of them". "It's going to be stuck in my mind fore...More..

'Super proud': Millman family reacts to shock win
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

'Super proud': Millman family reacts to shock win

The upset sees the 37-year-old Swiss lose out on the quarterfinals for only the second time in 14 outings - his only other fourth-round exit coming at the hands of Spain's Tommy Robredo in 2013. Asked whether h...More..

Manchester United's Nemanja Matic: Jose Mourinho's media antics 'good for us'
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Manchester United's Nemanja Matic: Jose Mourinho's media antics 'good for us'

Burnley manager Sean Dyche refused to panic and said his club, with only one point after four games, will not face teams with the same quality as United every week. Manchester United made only 3 signings with...More..

Honoring Sen. John McCain
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Honoring Sen. John McCain

The Los Angeles Times reported that McCain had personally overseen arrangements for his funeral prior to his death last week. "We never doubted the other man's sincerity or the other man's patriotism - or th...More..

Pochettino rips defenders as Tottenham succumbs to Watford
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Pochettino rips defenders as Tottenham succumbs to Watford

Mauricio Pochettino believes Tottenham Hotspur have suffered a wake-up call after losing 2-1 at Watford , as Spurs supporters on social media weighed in on the defeat. 'The reality is if you want to be a co...More..

Jim Furyk Announces Three Of His Ryder Cup Wildcards
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Jim Furyk Announces Three Of His Ryder Cup Wildcards

He has yet to win since making his comeback but was in contention at both the Open Championship and the PGA Championship while Phil Mickelson also won his first PGA Tour event since 2013 at the WGC-Mexico Cha...More..

by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Serena Williams powers into the US Open semi-finals

Williams did indeed cut down on the errors, and came up with the big serves when she needed them. Following Sloane Stephens' exit, Williams is the only former grand slam champion left in the draw and her st...More..

Hazard tips Chelsea for title push under Maurizio Sarri
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Hazard tips Chelsea for title push under Maurizio Sarri

The Reds will host PSG in the first of their two Group C games against the Ligue 1 giants in two weeks and Neymar has had his say on the quality of Jurgen Klopp's side. "We maybe could have played the ball in...More..

Mourinho, Pogba, Terry, Modric, Alisson, Kompany, Ronaldo, Messi
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Mourinho, Pogba, Terry, Modric, Alisson, Kompany, Ronaldo, Messi

Croatia and Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric is in running for FIFA Best Award just few weeks after claiming the UEFA Best player award beating former teammates Cristiano Ronaldo and Liverpool forwa...More..

John Millman's rise to fame overdue, says coach
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

John Millman's rise to fame overdue, says coach

I don't know, for some reason I just struggled in the conditions tonight'. "You go back to that little kid inside you when you first started travelling". Asked whether he thought during that time away about r...More..

José Mourinho: it would cost Manchester United too much to sack me
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

José Mourinho: it would cost Manchester United too much to sack me

Manchester United will face Watford, who have been in stunning form this season, in their next Premier League fixture. On Rashford's red , Mourinho said: "I don't know what happened". "OK, the second hal...More..

Champion Sloane Stephens knocked out of US Open
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Champion Sloane Stephens knocked out of US Open

Sevastova, who broke serve a tournament-leading 23 times en route to this match, lost her serve twice in the opening set. The extreme heat policy was again in effect and conditions were so hot at the start ...More..

Cilic scrapes by de Minaur in U.S. Open instant classic
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Cilic scrapes by de Minaur in U.S. Open instant classic

He was unable to, with de Minaur fending off another match point to break back and then level the set at 5-5. Alex de Minaur was incredible against Marin Cilic. It appeared that victory was inevitable for t...More..

Leroux: Lakers Stretching Luol Deng Q+A
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Leroux: Lakers Stretching Luol Deng Q+A

The $18 million he'll be paid for 2018-2019 is already committed, but since the Lakers chose to do the stretch-and-waive after August 31, they will be able to stretch the remaining $18.8 million Deng is owed ...More..

Former Republican Senator Jon Kyl to succeed McCain in US Senate
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Former Republican Senator Jon Kyl to succeed McCain in US Senate

He is a man without comparable peer", Governor Doug Ducey told reporters in Phoenix, with Kyl at his side. Kyl's entire career in Washington overlapped with McCain's and he served with the state's senior se...More..

Pompei: Khalil Mack is an National Football League unicorn
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Pompei: Khalil Mack is an National Football League unicorn

Two years later, the Raiders went 12-4 with a postseason appearance as Carr, despite missing the season finale and playoff loss at Houston with a broken right leg, finished tied for third in NFL MVP voting an...More..

US Open: Australia's John Millman stuns Federer to advance to quarterfinals
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

US Open: Australia's John Millman stuns Federer to advance to quarterfinals

Aussie battler John Millman has pulled off one of the great upsets, ousting Roger Federer in four sets in dramatic scenes at the US Open . Federer, seeded second and on a presumed quarterfinal collision ...More..

Federer Ruthless In Open Rout Of Kyrgios
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Federer Ruthless In Open Rout Of Kyrgios

An energised Federer chipped away at Kyrgios' serve to secure the vital first break of the match to secure the first set in decisive fashion, leaving the Australian chuntering his frustration towards his box. K...More..

Colin Kaepernick’s Collusion Case Against NFL Heading To Trial
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Colin Kaepernick’s Collusion Case Against NFL Heading To Trial

The player's lawyer, Mark Geragos, posted a statement from arbitrator Stephen B Burbank which stated the league's request to reject the case had been dismissed, meaning it can now be pursued at trial. Some te...More..