• Australian Open 2018: Angelique Kerber thrashes Madison Keys to reach semis
Australian Open 2018: Angelique Kerber thrashes Madison Keys to reach semis

Halep broke her opponent in three straight service games to take the first set 6-3, then maintained the momentum to jump to a 4-1 lead in the second set as Pliskova's game came apart under pressure. She faces a tough examination against former number one and sixth seed Karolina Pliskova as both go in search of a first Grand Slam title. In anoth...

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  • Matthew Dellavedova congratulates LeBron James on 30000 Points
Matthew Dellavedova congratulates LeBron James on 30000 Points

Apparently, The King wants to get out ahead of the praise. "Congratulations to LeBron on reaching 30,000 points - yet another milestone in an extraordinary career that continues to inspire", NBA Commissioner Adam Silver wrote in a statement released on Tuesday.

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  • [Editorial] Red-baiting criticism of Pyeongchang Olympics defies logic
[Editorial] Red-baiting criticism of Pyeongchang Olympics defies logic

North Korea will send a 15-strong ice hockey team to the South on Thursday to train with South Korean players, together with a group of officials who will inspect Olympics facilities, Seoul's Unification Ministry said. Adding to the growing controversy is a planned initiative by President Moon to integrate the South and North Korean women's hockey ...

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  • Supreme Court to hear Rajasthan, MP govts' appeals against Padmaavat release
Supreme Court to hear Rajasthan, MP govts' appeals against Padmaavat release

Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh , Haryana and Gujarat had said they will not screen Padmaavat in the states, before the Supreme Court set aside their orders on January 18. Last evening, members of the outfit tore posters and banners of Padmaavat at a theatre in Ranchi and warned theatre owners against screening the film.

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  • Manchester United announce Alexis Sanchez deal
Manchester United announce Alexis Sanchez deal

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has hailed Alexis Sanchez as the ultimate professional and admitted that Manchester United have signed a world-class player. Though United have a collection of senior players, the majority of the squad is relatively young. "I am thrilled to be joining the biggest club in the world", said 29-year-old Chile glob...

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  • Jordan's king tells Pence US must rebuild trust after Jerusalem decision
Jordan's king tells Pence US must rebuild trust after Jerusalem decision

The Palestinians have angrily protested the USA decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital and say the US can not be trusted as a mediator. "This is the first time that I'm standing when both leaders can say those three words, 'Israel's capital, Jerusalem , '" a statement from Netanyahu's office said.

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  • Jason Kidd fired by Milwaukee Bucks after months of rising tensions
Jason Kidd fired by Milwaukee Bucks after months of rising tensions

He was the head coach of the New Orleans Hornets/Pelicans from 2010-15, in which he built an incredible rapport with Anthony Davis, his lone star. Kidd spent his first season after retiring as a player from the National Basketball Association as head coach of the Brooklyn Nets before a messy divorce landed him in Milwaukee in 2014.

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  • Tommy Fleetwood triumphs again in Abu Dhabi
Tommy Fleetwood triumphs again in Abu Dhabi

I feel like I did everything I wanted to do. "I hit a lot of really good iron shots", said. Fisher was five shots ahead of the defending champion as he turned for home, at which point Rory McIlroy , by then three shots back, appeared his most likely challenger.

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  • Cardinals closing in on new head coach
Cardinals closing in on new head coach

The Arizona Cardinals might be done with their coaching search sooner than anyone expected and, according to CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason La Canfora, are locking in on Panthers defensive coordinator Steve Wilks as their next head coach.

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  • Chelsea line up shock move for West Ham star Marko Arnautovic
Chelsea line up shock move for West Ham star Marko Arnautovic

As a result, Michy Batshuayi could be allowed to leave Stamford Bridge to facilitate the deal. Meanwhile, Roma sporting director Monchi heated up rumours of a possible Dzeko exit by revealing that the former Wolfsburg man will be replaced if he leaves.

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  • Slow and steady: why Coutinho cash won't be spent - Klopp
Slow and steady: why Coutinho cash won't be spent - Klopp

Swansea City manager Carlos Carvalhal has insisted that his side are more than capable of achieving a result against Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool , despite sitting bottom of the Premier League . "That game was a little odd because the team conceded two or three goals with the same mistakes they've been doing before", Carvalhal said. "In genera...

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  • United sign Sanchez from Arsenal in swap deal for Mkhitaryan
United sign Sanchez from Arsenal in swap deal for Mkhitaryan

He creates chances, he defends well, he can absorb distances and he's very committed as well. "I am thrilled to be joining the biggest club in the world", Sanchez, who takes the club's No.7 shirt, told Man Utd's official website. In his Instagram post, Sanchez also referenced speaking to Thierry Henry , who left Arsenal for Barcelona in 2007. ...

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  • Jon Rahm wins CareerBuilder, jumps to No
Jon Rahm wins CareerBuilder, jumps to No

Exactly a year ago, Jon Rahm was ranked 137 in the Official World Golf Ranking. Rahm closed with a 5-under 67 after opening with a career-best 62 at La Quinta Country Club, shooting 67 on Friday on the Nicklaus Tournament Course and 70 on Saturday at the Stadium.

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  • Vikings Fans Arrive In Philadelphia: 'They Came A Long Way To Lose!'
Vikings Fans Arrive In Philadelphia: 'They Came A Long Way To Lose!'

It really goes back to that. "We're winning and that's the overall goal", Blount said. The Eagles were fourth in the National Football League in with 19 interceptions and also ranked fourth with a +11 turnover differential. That's because the guy who got the Eagles this far, Carson Wentz , won't be suiting up, victim of a season-ending inj...

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  • Vardy and Mahrez encourage Leicester to 2-Zero win over Watford
Vardy and Mahrez encourage Leicester to 2-Zero win over Watford

The two teams are quite evenly matched but at home, I think the Foxes will be strong enough to get all three points. "We can not look too far ahead and our focus has to be on improving our quality from one game to the next". "My position? I don't lose my focus and [I know] what my position is, what the board asked me to do", he added. Former Sou...

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  • Chung sends Zverev crashing out of Open
Chung sends Zverev crashing out of Open

It's fine. I finished the match. I don't think it was bad at all. I learned a lot in the past 24 months, especially since previous year was so tough for me. Alexander Zverev holds his broken racquet during his match against Chung Hyeon . Chung barely changed his expression, quickly sealing his first victory over a top-five opponent to advance.

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  • NFL Finds Raiders Complied With Rooney Rule in Jon Gruden Hiring
NFL Finds Raiders Complied With Rooney Rule in Jon Gruden Hiring

According to the league, the Raiders fulfilled their obligation after firing Jack Del Rio on January 1. In the wake of its disagreement with the NFL over whether the Oakland Raiders complied with the Rooney Rule while hiring Jon Gruden as their coach, the Fritz Pollard Alliance will seek stricter future enforcement of the rule and wil...

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  • West Ham boss Moyes delighted with goalscorer Chicharito
West Ham boss Moyes delighted with goalscorer Chicharito

David Moyes intends to keep striker Javier Hernandez at West Ham United this month following the striker's key goal against Bournemouth on Saturday afternoon. "Chicharito needs those sort of opportunities and we need to get more of the ball in the box". "We're nudging along, making progress, the most important thing come the end of the sea...

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  • Black Women And Their Signs Unapologetically Show Up To The Women's March
Black Women And Their Signs Unapologetically Show Up To The Women's March

Movie stars have joined women's marchers in a get-out-the-vote and empowerment rally at Los Angeles City Hall. From Los Angeles to NY, tens of thousands of demonstrators are donning pink "pussy" hats and marching as one, demanding equal rights, justice and fair pay in the second annual Women's March .

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  • Kyle Edmund battles past Andreas Seppi into last eight
Kyle Edmund battles past Andreas Seppi into last eight

Rafael Nadal battled into the Australian Open quarter-finals with a hard-fought victory over a determined Diego Schwartzman . Edmund broke again at 5-2 with a rasping forehand cross court return victor to put himself within a set of the quarter finals.

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