Tsurenko topples second seed Wozniacki at US Open

The Great Dane was bounced out of the second round in a 6-4, 6-2 night-card defeat to Ukraine's 36th-ranked Lesia Tsurenko on Armstrong's night card. Defending champion and world No.3 Sloane Stephens is now the highest-ranked player left in the... More..

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Sloane Stephens, Viktoria Azarenka and Venus Williams into US Open third round
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Sloane Stephens, Viktoria Azarenka and Venus Williams into US Open third round

The match between Calinou and Sloan lasted two hours and 47 minutes and the players took all three sets. She gave birth to a son, Leo, in December 2016 but again missed the season's final Grand Slam a year ago ...More..

Elvis has left the National Football League; what's the 49ers' pass-rush plan?
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Elvis has left the National Football League; what's the 49ers' pass-rush plan?

Dumervil, 34, played for the Denver Broncos from 2006 to 2012, missing the entire 2010 campaign with a torn pectoral muscle, and spent 2013-2016 with the Baltimore Ravens before his final season a year ago wi...More..

Kurt Busch wins Bristol for 6th victory
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Kurt Busch wins Bristol for 6th victory

Since NASCAR instituted its playoff system, the Cup Series has never had fewer than 10 drivers qualify with race wins. The Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race on Saturday might be the best final opportunity for a...More..

Roger Federer stuns crowd, Nick Kyrgios with awesome shot around net post
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Roger Federer stuns crowd, Nick Kyrgios with awesome shot around net post

Like you mentioned, I think many players obviously have paved the way for us, especially also Stefan Edberg. After the match, Federer was asked about the play and said he only decided to make the shot at the ...More..

Pep Guardiola 'happy' with Leroy Sane attitude despite dropping him
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Pep Guardiola 'happy' with Leroy Sane attitude despite dropping him

Those absences suggest that manager Benitez will again instil the same controversial defensive approach that saw Newcastle narrowly beaten 2-1 by Chelsea . Guardiola says he is happy with Sane's attitude. ...More..

by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Luol Deng and the Los Angeles Lakers Reach Agreement on Buyout

The Lakers have been unable to find a trade partner for Deng without the inclusion of other prospects and/or draft picks. The Lakers could have waited until next summer to more advantageously use the waive and ...More..

Phil Neville praise for 'courageous' Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Phil Neville praise for 'courageous' Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho

United ended up winning 1-0 but Dalot's performance was all fans could talk about after the final whistle. "I think Sunday promises to be a tight tetchy affair, but I think United can bounce back from their Sp...More..

Seahawks' Doug Baldwin back at practice
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Seahawks' Doug Baldwin back at practice

Carroll did not provide details about the surgery or on how long Wright might be out, but said it was uncertain whether Wright would be ready for the September 9 opener. "He's really chomping at the bit to get ...More..

Aston Villa Close To Snapping Up Chelsea Youngster On Loan
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Aston Villa Close To Snapping Up Chelsea Youngster On Loan

Abraham featured in three pre-season games for Chelsea before been sent out on loan for a third time in his career at the club. Abraham spent last term with Swansea City , where he scored eight times in all ...More..

Aaron Rodgers, Packers reportedly closing in on National Football League record contract
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Aaron Rodgers, Packers reportedly closing in on National Football League record contract

If you were hoping there was a chance Aaron Rodgers would ever quarterback your team in the future, you can kiss that hope goodbye. They are also reporting that Rodgers will net a $57.5 million signing bonu...More..

Yankees agree to trade for Andrew McCutchen from Giants, per reports
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Yankees agree to trade for Andrew McCutchen from Giants, per reports

The Yankees could use another outfielder and have never been shy about bringing in big names. He built his way up to the point of one of the game's most impressive players, winning the National League MVP in ...More..

The rock legend driving del Potro at US Open
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

The rock legend driving del Potro at US Open

A 22-shot rally demonstrated the high quality tennis which had graced the contest, but Stephens absorbed Azarenka's final onslaught to flash a forehand victor at the net and book her place in the last 16. Steph...More..

CONFIRMED: Sheyi Ojo completes season loan to Ligue 1 side
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

CONFIRMED: Sheyi Ojo completes season loan to Ligue 1 side

Reims finished last season as Ligue 2 champions, returning to the French top flight after a two-year absence. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said earlier in August that Ojo going on loan was a "no-brai...More..

At what point do you willingly bench Mesut Ozil?
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

At what point do you willingly bench Mesut Ozil?

This flame of doubt was stoked all the more when Unai Emery said that he had told Ozil that his position would be changing against the Hammers. "The commitment is very good from each player and for that I a...More..

PAOK close in on loan swoop for Liverpool flop Lazar Marković
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

PAOK close in on loan swoop for Liverpool flop Lazar Marković

Markovic had turned down a move to Greek side PAOK to pave the way for his Anderlecht return, but he was unable to agree to personal terms despite flying to Belgium on a private plane to complete the deal. He...More..

Dembele's Celtic future in balance as Lyon make move
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Dembele's Celtic future in balance as Lyon make move

He said: "There's a lot going on with Moussa at the moment". Brendan Rodgers' side are preparing for their second leg clash with FK Sūduva Marijampolė in the Europa League playoffs, but Dembele was absent...More..

Umpire appears to give Kyrgios pep talk at the U.S. Open
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Umpire appears to give Kyrgios pep talk at the U.S. Open

Lahyani stunned fans when he climbed down from his chair in the second set of Kyrgios's second round match against Pierre-Hugues Herbert of France on Court 17 to seemingly berate the Australian for a lack of ...More..

by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

US Open umpire in Kyrgios row 'went beyond protocol', escapes sanction

Kyrgios saw the trainer two games later but sent him away with a pat on the back after receiving some salt to help with the effects of the heat and soon turned things around, recovering the break in the second ...More..

Bayern Munich legend Bastian Schweinsteiger bids emotional farewell in testimonial match
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Bayern Munich legend Bastian Schweinsteiger bids emotional farewell in testimonial match

Lewandowski, who turned 30 on Tuesday, has won eight titles in four years with Bayern, but was widely criticised in April and May after failing to score in the quarter and semi-finals of the Champions League, a...More..

Mendes explodes:
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Mendes explodes: "ridiculous" that Cristiano didn't win award

Liverpool , the runner-up last season, was the toughest third-seeded team and landed with Paris Saint-Germain, Napoli , and Red Star Belgrade in Group C. PSV Eindhoven flopped last season in Europa League q...More..

Rams just set bar for Khalil Mack market with record deal
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Rams just set bar for Khalil Mack market with record deal

Mack has been holding out from Raiders camp in pursuit of a new deal. According to Rapoport, the Raiders and Mack are "essentially nowhere" in contract talks and haven't had meaningful discussions since Febru...More..

Donald signs six-year, $135 million deal with Rams
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Donald signs six-year, $135 million deal with Rams

The deal is worth $135 million, including $87 million guaranteed, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter , making it the richest contract for a defensive player in National Football League history. Donald, the Ram...More..

Urban Meyer issues statement to ‘correct, clarify’ media reports
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Urban Meyer issues statement to ‘correct, clarify’ media reports

Investigators said they do not believe Meyer "deliberately" lied, but said they can't rule it out and that he clearly meant to not disclose details about Smith's issues to media. Meyer maintains that he was una...More..

Bournemouth defender Ake: Time for Loftus-Cheek to consider Chelsea exit
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Bournemouth defender Ake: Time for Loftus-Cheek to consider Chelsea exit

Aston Villa are interested in taking Tammy Abraham on loan at least until January, and the striker is considering his options. Maurizio Sarri says his side still have a lot of work to do to be at the level ...More..

Patriots trade DB Jordan Richards to the Atlanta Falcons
by | Friday, August 31, 2018

Patriots trade DB Jordan Richards to the Atlanta Falcons

Richards , 25, is a veteran of three NFL seasons after joining New England as a second-round draft pick (64th overall) out of Stanford in the 2015 NFL Draft. Inactive for New England's three playoff games in 20...More..

New Packers Contract Makes Aaron Rodgers Highest-Paid NFL Player
by | Friday, August 31, 2018

New Packers Contract Makes Aaron Rodgers Highest-Paid NFL Player

They also looked into the possibility of tying his deal to a percentage of the salary cap, allowing it to increase annually. This isn't to say the Packers are doomed, or that Rodgers is set for a decline. Whe...More..

Federer beats heat, Paire to advance
by | Friday, August 31, 2018

Federer beats heat, Paire to advance

Federer , who was forced to clarify a joke about retirement, isn't going away with a sixth title in sight. Next up for Federer in the third round will be the talented but maddeningly inconsistent Kyrgios, w...More..

Usain Bolt poised to make professional football debut
by | Friday, August 31, 2018

Usain Bolt poised to make professional football debut

He was named on the team sheet among the substitutes with the letter "T" for triallist next to his name. Bolt, 31, who holds the world records for the 100m and 200m, had already announced last January that he...More..

Manchester United facing Juventus is a bittersweet trip down memory lane
by | Friday, August 31, 2018

Manchester United facing Juventus is a bittersweet trip down memory lane

Last year, Luka finished in fourth behind Ronaldo , Messi and Buffon for the player of the year. The Real Madrid captain was seated behind Salah at the event in Monaco as the Liverpool star was given a p...More..