James, Giannis picked as ASG captains

Durant will be joined in the frontcourt by Lakers forward LeBron James and Oklahoma City forward Paul George . LeBron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo will square off once again in the All-Star game . (For more sports coverage, visit the AB... More..

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ICC Awards 2018: Virat Kohli grabs all 3 top awards
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

ICC Awards 2018: Virat Kohli grabs all 3 top awards

The release also added: "There will be no replacement for Kohli in the squad for the New Zealand series". However, the decision to rest Kohli should come as no surprise since the selectors and the Indian team...More..

Ashley Cole reunited with Lampard at Derby
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Ashley Cole reunited with Lampard at Derby

Cole had been playing in Major League Soccer in the United States until his LA Galaxy contract expired at the end of past year. The 38-year-old Cole, who seemed set to retire after being released by Major L...More..

Second ODI: Phehlukwayo, Van der Dussen help South Africa level series
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Second ODI: Phehlukwayo, Van der Dussen help South Africa level series

Sarfraz made the comment even as Phehlukwayo inside edged a Shaheen Afridi delivery to deep fine leg and was running towards the non-striker's end. If reported he is facing between four and eight suspension...More..

Raonic's run at Australian Open ends in quarter-final
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Raonic's run at Australian Open ends in quarter-final

Lucas Pouille reached the Australian Open semifinals for the first time with a 7-6 (4), 6-3, 6-7 (2), 6-4 win over 16th-seeded Milos Raonic on Wednesday, a major reversal of form at Melbourne Park after losi...More..

Usain Bolt gives up dream of becoming a professional footballer
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Usain Bolt gives up dream of becoming a professional footballer

Fifa 98's Usain Bolt reacts during an exhibition football match between France's 1998 World Cup's French football national team and FIFA 98 composed with former global players, to mark the 20th anniversary of...More..

Karan Johar on Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul row
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Karan Johar on Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul row

Hardik Pandya also had to issue an apology for his comments, which were deemed insensitive, sexist and misogynist in nature. Some thought, "Oh, he's wild, he's insane, he's cracked, he's mad, he said amusi...More..

Australian Open: Djokovic battles past Medvedev to reach quarters round
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Australian Open: Djokovic battles past Medvedev to reach quarters round

Marathon man Nishikori has already spent 13hr 47min on court in Melbourne this year, more time than any other player, coming through three five-set epics in his four matches so far. The 21-year-old beat Feder...More..

Beirne to miss opening Six Nations game due to knee injury
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Beirne to miss opening Six Nations game due to knee injury

The prognosis sounds bleak and could mean Henderson misses much, if not all of the tournament. The 27-year-old Beirne starred in Munster's Champions Cup victory over Exeter Chiefs last weekend but the man o...More..

Frenkie De Jong agrees to join Barca in £79m move
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Frenkie De Jong agrees to join Barca in £79m move

The La Liga leaders will offer De Jong an astronomical base wage of €10m-a-year, with another €6m-a-year available in bonuses. However, the Catalan club see De Jong as a key player for the future and are ...More..

Australia’s Patterson earns late call-up for Sri Lanka tests
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Australia’s Patterson earns late call-up for Sri Lanka tests

Pat Cummins declared on New Year's Day he had no desire to ever captain Australia but he'll end January as the Test team's vice-captain alongside Travis Head . "Regardless of if he plays or not, it's a great ...More..

Darren Bravo recalled to West Indies Test squad after two years
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Darren Bravo recalled to West Indies Test squad after two years

The first Test commences on Wednesday in Barbados and Anderson knows that their opponents will be fired up and ready for the challenge. Drakes, who played 12 Tests and 34 ODIs between 1995 and 2004, was the h...More..

Chiefs could be interested in Rex Ryan as next DC
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Chiefs could be interested in Rex Ryan as next DC

The Chiefs have fired defensive coordinator Bob Sutton after a second-half collapse in the AFC championship game, including an overtime period in which Kansas City failed to stop the New England Patriots on w...More..

Virginia Tech vs. North Carolina Basketball Highlights (2018-19)
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Virginia Tech vs. North Carolina Basketball Highlights (2018-19)

Ahmed Hill led the Hokies with 20 points as Virginia Tech gave up 22 points on 16 turnovers. For the most comprehensive local coverage, subscribe today. "I think collectively we feel different tonight in th...More..

I’m sure Michael would be extremely proud - Vettel hails Mick Schumacher
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

I’m sure Michael would be extremely proud - Vettel hails Mick Schumacher

Schumacher's father helped Ferrari secure six manufacturer's titles from 1996 through 2006. "I'm glad Ferrari beat Mercedes to signing him and I think the academy is a good environment for young drivers to de...More..

Real Madrid Consider Putting Player In Offer For Tottenham Star
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Real Madrid Consider Putting Player In Offer For Tottenham Star

According to The Independent , intermediaries acting on Arsenal's behalf have made an approach to Madrid to discuss the prospect of signing Rodriguez on an initial loan deal. Madrid are said to be keen to sel...More..

'Not my day': cranky Kerber can't explain Open shock
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

'Not my day': cranky Kerber can't explain Open shock

Kerber committed five double faults and failed to win a single point on her second serve in the set, while Collins smashed 13 winners to two. The world number 35 was vocal as she took the three-time grand s...More..

Novak Djokovic marches into the semi-finals of the Australian Open
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Novak Djokovic marches into the semi-finals of the Australian Open

Serbia's Djokovic, 31, was leading 6-1 4-1 when Nishikori quit with a thigh problem. He was clearly struggling after a handful of games in the evening match at Rod Laver Arena and had a medical time-out after...More..

Carlisle says Smith will rejoin Mavericks
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Carlisle says Smith will rejoin Mavericks

In fact, there wasn't Tuesday as Smith, along with rookie Luka Doncic , had a standout performance in the Mavericks' 106-98 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers at American Airlines Center. And I've had pla...More..

Serena Williams' awkward entry at the Australian Open
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Serena Williams' awkward entry at the Australian Open

It was an epic comeback from the Czech challenger, who had been been facing match point with Williams up 40:30 and 5-1 in the third set at one point. "Just keep taking it one match at a time , just keep ...More..

Transfer: Mikel Obi 'snubbed' Lampard's call to join Derby County
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Transfer: Mikel Obi 'snubbed' Lampard's call to join Derby County

The 31-year-old is undergoing a medical ahead of signing for Tony Pulis' side as they push for promotion. German club Wolfsburg and Italian giants Roma were said to be closely monitoring Mikel Obi for the pos...More..

Chiefs Fan Caught Throwing Beer At Patriots Players After Game-Winning TD
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Chiefs Fan Caught Throwing Beer At Patriots Players After Game-Winning TD

The Patriots declined to comment on the report and the Chiefs said they were not aware of the incident during the game, won by New England, 37-31 in overtime. Similar results could be seen in painful regular...More..

Two more Bears added to NFC Pro Bowl roster
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Two more Bears added to NFC Pro Bowl roster

Jared Goff and Tom Brady have plans, opening Pro Bowl roster spots for Chicago quarterback Mitchell Trubisky and Houston's Deshaun Watson to participate in the all-star game in Florida this weekend. In...More..

Osaka reaches Melbourne semis for first time
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Osaka reaches Melbourne semis for first time

U.S. Open champion Naomi Osaka managed to keep a lid on her simmering temper and powered to a 6-4 6-1 win over Elina Svitolina on Wednesday to book a spot in the Australian Open semi-finals for the first ...More..

Chelsea FC hatch plan for Callum Hudson-Odoi
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Chelsea FC hatch plan for Callum Hudson-Odoi

Hudson-Odoi has been caught between the end of Antonio Conte's career, where there was understandably little interest in the future, and Sarri's first six months, where the priority has been to establish himsel...More..

Arsenal's Bellerin out for season with ACL rupture
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Arsenal's Bellerin out for season with ACL rupture

He will reportedly seek further medical advice before arriving at a definite timescale, but is thought to be devastated at the prospect of a long road to recovery, having just returned from a calf injury that h...More..

Pliskova powers into Aussie Open quarter-finals
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Pliskova powers into Aussie Open quarter-finals

The 26-year-old has not surpassed the quarter-finals at a Grand Slam since, but looks in fine touch at her seventh main draw appearance at the Australian Open . There has been just the one Grand Slam meeting b...More..

Seattle Mariners acquire prospect Shed Long from Yankees
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Seattle Mariners acquire prospect Shed Long from Yankees

Pushing the 72 hour window of getting the deal done, Gray officially signed with the Reds and even got an extension upwards of $30.5 million over three years (2020-2021). His best season was his junior year whe...More..

by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Nadal blows away Berdych to reach Australian Open quarter-finals

The man Federer beat in last year's final, sixth seed Marin Cilic, was also sent packing by Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut, who now plays Tsitsipas in the quarter-finals. "I mean, it was completely not my day", ...More..

Milos Raonic upsets No. 4 seed at Australian Open
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Milos Raonic upsets No. 4 seed at Australian Open

The 21-year-old's miserable slump in Slams means he has made it to just one quarter-final, at the French Open last year, in 15 appearances. Zverev held serve to end that streak, but was broken again two games...More..