Top 5 matches between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic

In a match lasting six hours and 35 minutes, the 32-year old South African somehow got past his 31-year-old opponent, in the longest match on Centre Court and the second longest grand slam match of all time, 7-6 (6), 6-7 (5), 6-7 (9), 6-4, 26-24. More..

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Serena goes from struggling to walk to Wimbledon final
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Serena goes from struggling to walk to Wimbledon final

It's been two years and a lifetime since Williams, 36, and Kerber, 30, met on Centre Court. Since that Saturday, Williams won the 2017 Australian Open, became the winningest player of the Open era, regained the...More..

Chelsea set to announce Maurizio Sarri with contract signed at Stamford Bridge
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Chelsea set to announce Maurizio Sarri with contract signed at Stamford Bridge

That success didn't go unnoticed and unlike in England, one of the big clubs did come calling for a manager doing well at a so-called smaller club and Sarri was off to Napoli . The Italian's main gripe for the...More..

Former Chelsea captain Terry pays tribute to sacked Conte
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Former Chelsea captain Terry pays tribute to sacked Conte

They eventually stuttered to a fifth-placed finish in the league, which has led to Conte's departure even though he did clinch the FA Cup title. But Sarri's appointment is now set to go through and he is ex...More..

Antoine Griezmann mocks Chelsea and Thibaut Courtois after France dig
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Antoine Griezmann mocks Chelsea and Thibaut Courtois after France dig

Courtois' club teammate, Eden Hazard added, "I prefer to lose with this Belgium than win with that France ". Belgium did most of the probing in the game but were contained by Didier Deschamps' side, wh...More..

Dutchman takes Tour stage - Martin in the bunch
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Dutchman takes Tour stage - Martin in the bunch

Though the stage was billed as one that could change the yellow jersey holder, it is Van Avermaet who remains in the overall lead, having finished 12th, three seconds behind Martin. This wasn't as bad as Tom...More..

by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Shaqiri on brink of sealing Liverpool switch

Following Stoke's relegation to the Championship, the 26-year-old expressed a desire to remain in Premier League and recently stated it is "no secret" he will leave the bet365 Stadium. 'I'm very happy to be her...More..

John Isner loses to eight seed in longest semifinal match at Wimbledon
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

John Isner loses to eight seed in longest semifinal match at Wimbledon

The game dragged on for a total of six hours and 36 minutes, with the final set alone taking two hours and 54 minutes. 8 seed, finally earned the must-have, go-ahead service break with the help of a point in ...More..

Kevin Anderson 2-2 John Isner in first set
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Kevin Anderson 2-2 John Isner in first set

As the fifth set dragged on and on, the American Isner appeared more visibly exhausted and had to survive more scares on his own serve than Anderson. Anderson will play again in the final on Sunday - hopefull...More..

Brock Lesnar Confirmed for WWE SummerSlam Match
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Brock Lesnar Confirmed for WWE SummerSlam Match

The Wrestling Observer Newsletter is reporting that there is a lot of maneuvering going on regarding what is next for Brock Lesnar and the Universal Championship. Vince McMahon was apparently "adamant" that...More..

Papa John's logo to change after founder uses N-word
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Papa John's logo to change after founder uses N-word

The promotion was suspended after CEO John Schnatter resigned in the wake of racial remarks. Papa John's is now scrubbing Schnatter's image from its packaging and marketing materials. Louisville President Nee...More..

Mourinho reveals why Perisic is 'different' from other wingers
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Mourinho reveals why Perisic is 'different' from other wingers

Mourinho lamented England's inability to grab a second goal and says Perisic's goal gave Croatia "an overdose of confidence". "Normally you judge wide players on their pace and creativity, but he's physical t...More..

Nets trade Jeremy Lin to Hawks
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Nets trade Jeremy Lin to Hawks

Wojnarowski reports that as part of the deal, Atlanta and Brooklyn will exchange future second-round picks. MORE: Are Nets Making A Play For Marcus Smart? The Hawks now add Lin, who has one year remaini...More..

Clement Lenglet Completes Transfer to Barcelona from Sevilla on 5-Year Contract
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Clement Lenglet Completes Transfer to Barcelona from Sevilla on 5-Year Contract

The 23-year-old has signed a five-year contract with a buyout clause valued at €300 million, it added. The Spanish giants were reportedly hoping to pay the fee in instalments, but Sevilla have apparently made...More..

NBA Free Agent Rumors: Isaiah Thomas Agrees To Contract With Nuggets
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

NBA Free Agent Rumors: Isaiah Thomas Agrees To Contract With Nuggets

As recently as a year ago, Thomas appeared ticketed for a huge payday this summer after starring for the Boston Celtics in the 2016-2017 season and subsequent Eastern Conference playoffs, leading them to the ...More..

Hour Ago Shock as Chelsea sack Conte
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Hour Ago Shock as Chelsea sack Conte

The news has now been confirmed by Chelsea , who are widely expected to appoint Maurizio Sarri as their new head coach following his departure from Napoli. "Great man, Great manager". "I loved working and ...More..

by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Liverpool trigger Xherdan Shaqiri's release clause sources

Since the end of the season, Shaqiri has been linked with a number of clubs due to a release clause in his contract which was activated when Stoke were relegated from the Premier League . But it looks like Li...More..

Tour de France stage 6 -- Dan Martin sprints to win
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Tour de France stage 6 -- Dan Martin sprints to win

Dumoulin said his bike broke when he knocked into Bardet near the foot of the second of two two-kilometre ascents up the Mur de Bretagne to the finish line. "I thought about it (his second place in 2015) all da...More..

Fifa warns broadcasters not to zoom in on attractive female football fans
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Fifa warns broadcasters not to zoom in on attractive female football fans

There have also been multiple cases of female reporters being groped and kissed by male fans during live broadcasts. Prior to the tournament, racism and homophobia were identified as areas if concern but Fair...More..

Thai cave rescue site to become a museum
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Thai cave rescue site to become a museum

I think it was the result of an worldwide team of military and civilian divers working alongside the Thai Navy. Every single person who was involved in the rescue operation did a tremendous job at bringing th...More..

Fiat workers livid over Juventus' blockbuster deal with Ronaldo
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Fiat workers livid over Juventus' blockbuster deal with Ronaldo

After nine years, four Champions League crowns and two La Liga titles with Real Madrid , Ronaldo completed a surprise move to Italy's Serie A earlier this week, saying "the time has come to open a new stage ...More..

Neymar, Mbappe or Hazard - Real Madrid pick Ronaldo replacement
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Neymar, Mbappe or Hazard - Real Madrid pick Ronaldo replacement

Given that he only has two years left on his current Chelsea deal, Hazard wouldn't be the most expensive piece of business. "Yes, I know I have said that [Zinedine] Zidane is special but the Madrid shirt is...More..

India women's cricket coach quits after Bangladesh loss
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

India women's cricket coach quits after Bangladesh loss

India Women's Cricket Team Coach Tushar Arothe has stepped down from the role citing personal reasons, the Board of Control for Cricket in India ( BCCI ) said on Tuesday. After that, the team had also won ...More..

Charles Oakley arrested for allegedly cheating at Vegas casino
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Charles Oakley arrested for allegedly cheating at Vegas casino

According to TMZ , Oakley was arrested Sunday evening at the Cosmopolitan casino after he tried to pull back a $100 chip when he realized he was going to lose while playing an undetermined table game. "This is ...More..

MLB Trade Deadline: Orioles Parting Ways With Machado
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

MLB Trade Deadline: Orioles Parting Ways With Machado

Yes, it would be painful and kind of awkward for fans to see Machado in pinstripes, but that won't matter if the Yankees end up sending players to the Orioles that help rebuild the team into a contender yea...More..

Houston's Altuve tops voting for Baseball All-Star Game
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Houston's Altuve tops voting for Baseball All-Star Game

The Legends will also have Seuly Matias participating in the highly regarded Futures Game during the All-Star festivities. Moscoso and McCrady also will be a part of Sunday's All-Star Legends and Celebrity Soft...More..

Hamilton edges Ferraris in tight qualifying
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Hamilton edges Ferraris in tight qualifying

He did, however, praise the stewards for "realising" what is going on and handing Raikkonen a 10-second penalty having only given Vettel a five-second punishment in France. Although frustrated by the first peri...More..

Del Potro scraps past Simon to set up Nadal clash
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Del Potro scraps past Simon to set up Nadal clash

The victor will play either John Isner or Kevin Anderson in Sunday's final. But [Djokovic] is playing good again. A sprightly Nadal went on the front foot to turn the tide in the fourth, Del Potro twice hit...More..

This Is the Most Tender Photo of the World Cup So Far
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

This Is the Most Tender Photo of the World Cup So Far

Laura Grimes, of Cambridge University Press, said: "The huge amount of language data we've collected and analysed gives us fascinating insight into the mood surrounding the World Cup". "We salute you": It's pre...More..

by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Trump visit to United Kingdom begins on awkward note

Supporters of Donald Trump say a protest baby blimp set to fly over London is disrespectful to the President - but one thinks he will actually find it "funny". The US president gave a brief wave to the crow...More..