Sports


Jason McAteer kicks former Liverpool team-mate Michael Owen Jason McAteer kicks former Liverpool team-mate Michael Owen
- January 07, 2019

Former Liverpool team-mates Michael Owen and Jason McAteer were involved in an angry exchange during a six-a-side match in Glasgow on Sunday afternoon. A third tweeted: "Owen should have been red-carded". I think McAteer should be praised for taking the opportunity to give Owen a good shot up the gooch, but in any case England now advance to the final where they will take on the Rest Of The World team, including such luminaries as Robert Pires and Pierre Van Hooijdonk. (more...)
Klopp: FA Cup success wouldn’t silence critics Klopp: FA Cup success wouldn’t silence critics
- January 07, 2019

Former Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says the only team he would back to win the Premier League title this season is Liverpool . Everyone wants to play every game . Wolves can be backed at [4.0] to win (the Draw is [3.7]) but with Santo expected to leave some of his big names out then it would be a stretch for me to have any more confidence about the away victory. (more...)
India end 71-year wait for Test series victory in Australia India end 71-year wait for Test series victory in Australia
- January 07, 2019

In a staggering series, Kohli's men emerged victorious after they dominated the hosts massively, earning the team their much-deserved win . Skipper Virat Kohli sent them straight back into bat - the first time Australia have been asked to follow on at home since Mike Gatting's England did the same in 1988, also in Sydney . (more...)
Rain prevents play in Australia-India Test Rain prevents play in Australia-India Test
- January 07, 2019

Talking to the media in the post-match press conference, Kohli was asked about his feelings having achieved his dream of winning a Test series overseas. "The way the bowlers have dictated and dominated, not here but also in England and South Africa, it's something I haven't seen before". Scoring a ton at Adelaide was special and going 1-0 up is what we were aiming for. (more...)
Toto Wolff believes Mercedes' success is down to Michael Schumacher's influence Toto Wolff believes Mercedes' success is down to Michael Schumacher's influence
- January 07, 2019

Neither Schumacher's dedication to physical fitness and interest in the mechanical side of F1 were common when he debuted, although both have since become key factors for all drivers. "Michael, you've always been and always will be a fighter". And, in addition to issuing a tentative update on Schumacher's health, his family also announced that they were commemorating his 50th birthday on Thursday by launching an official Michael Schumacher app , while the Keep Fighting Foundation has ... (more...)
Leicester humiliated as Newport pull off FA Cup shock Leicester humiliated as Newport pull off FA Cup shock
- January 07, 2019

But Puel, who may now be back under pressure at Leicester despite a fruitful festive period which included Premier League wins over Chelsea, Manchester City and Everton, says his side should have had the quality to progress. Callum Lang then sent 4,000 travelling Oldham fans wild with a headed victor in the 88th minute. "It's nearly Roy of the Rovers stuff, I can't believe it", he stated. (more...)
Young Fan Pens Touching Letter To Allen Hurns After Brutal Leg Injury Young Fan Pens Touching Letter To Allen Hurns After Brutal Leg Injury
- January 07, 2019

With 7:28 left in the first quarter, Hurns' leg was wrenched as he was tackled on a 14-yard catch by Seahawks safety Bradley McDougald and his left foot was pointing up as he lay on his stomach in pain. "As hard as the injury was to see, Hurns is expected to be ready to return to football by August if there no complications or anything out of the ordinary", he tweeted. (more...)
Chiefs to face Colts in AFC Divisional Round Chiefs to face Colts in AFC Divisional Round
- January 07, 2019

The 26-year-old wideout led the Texans this season with 115 receptions for 1,572 yards and 11 touchdowns. Andrew Luck connected with T.Y. Hilton for a 38-yard gain down to the Houston six yard line. Taking over as the starting running back in Week 6 after dealing with a nagging hamstring injury, Mack went on a torrid pace during the second half of the regular season. (more...)
Cavaliers plan to waive Patrick McCaw Cavaliers plan to waive Patrick McCaw
- January 07, 2019

Cleveland, along with several playoff contenders, are expected to express interest in signing McCaw (unrestricted free agent) if he clears waivers. The Cavs, surprisingly, made a decision to let Patrick McCaw go shortly after he chose to leave the Golden State Warriors to join the team. (more...)
Nishikori powers through to Brisbane final against Medvedev Nishikori powers through to Brisbane final against Medvedev
- January 07, 2019

Tsonga will face Medvedev in Saturday's semifinal, who believes he's primed for a strong Australian Open after seeing off Milos Raonic in the quarterfinals. "Felt very good physically and, tennis-wise, I think it was flawless", Nishikori said. Medvedev rose to No. 16 in the rankings after winning three ATP titles a year ago, including the Sydney International before being a second-round casualty in Melbourne. (more...)
Cody Parkey's Potential Game-Winning Field Goal Double Doinks Off Crossbar Cody Parkey's Potential Game-Winning Field Goal Double Doinks Off Crossbar
- January 07, 2019

Instead, Parkey will forever be a bad word in Bears lore. The first-time All-Pro and Pro Bowler has six interceptions, 15 passes defensed, two forced fumbles and three return touchdowns this season. Outside linebacker Aaron Lynch, who was ruled doubtful with a sprained right elbow, won't play. Receivers Kevin White and Javon Wims, offensive linemen Eric Kush and Rashaad Coward and defensive lineman Nick Wiliams are also inactive. (more...)
Albion relaxed about striker options as FA Cup opponents Bournemouth sign Solanke Albion relaxed about striker options as FA Cup opponents Bournemouth sign Solanke
- January 07, 2019

They have conceded two or more goals on nine of those occasions but they did make nine changes for this tie, while Brighton made eight. "Football is a business but we also need to care about people". Both players had found playing time hard to come by so far in 2018-19 - and Klopp has explained why the choice was therefore made with Solanke and Clyne's interests firmly in mind. (more...)
Wayne Rooney arrested in U.S. for public intoxication and swearing Wayne Rooney arrested in U.S. for public intoxication and swearing
- January 07, 2019

Rooney , who plays for the D.C. United, was arrested by the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority Police and booked on the "Class 4" misdemeanor charge on December 16. The 33-year-old scored 12 goals in 20 games for the club and returned to worldwide duty for a one-off game with England, as Gareth Southgate's side beat United States of America 3-0 in a friendly at Wembley in November. (more...)
Chhetri brace helps India hit Thailand for four at Asian Cup Chhetri brace helps India hit Thailand for four at Asian Cup
- January 07, 2019

Teerasil Dangda, the lone survivor from Thailand's last Asian Cup appearance in 2007, briefly levelled the match in a first half his side edged, but Stephen Constantine's side were completely dominant after the break and deserving winners. (more...)
Warriors, Kings combine for record 41 3-pointers Warriors, Kings combine for record 41 3-pointers
- January 07, 2019

It was also the first game in league history where both teams made over 20 3's in a game. The Warriors made 21 of 47 shots from distance, while the Kings hit a franchise-record 20 of 36 attempts from 3-point range. That came during the fourth quarter when Curry attempted a step-back three, only to be called for a travel. Justin Jackson made five, Bogdan Bogdanovic had three and Nemanja Bjelica added two. (more...)
For Pacquiao, goal is clear - knock out Adrien Broner
- January 07, 2019

Even at the height of the Holidays - Christmas and New Years Day - Manny Pacquiao went hard on training, showing his seriousness as he prepares for Adrien Broner on January 19th. According to Pacquiao, he harbors no ill feelings toward Broner and if he succeeds in notching the 40th knockout of his career, it would be strictly business. (more...)
Gary Woodland Birdies His Way Into Lead at Kapalua Gary Woodland Birdies His Way Into Lead at Kapalua
- January 06, 2019

Bryson DeChambeau joined round-one leader Kevin Tway (71) and McIlroy in a three-way tie for second place at nine under after carding a 68. Tway, the son of eight-time PGA Tour victor and major champion Bob, carded seven birdies and no bogeys to lead by one over former world No.1s Dustin Johnson and Justin Thomas , as well as big-big-hitting Gary Woodland (all 67). (more...)
Check your emails: Tim Paine tells Aussie journalist after answering his phone Check your emails: Tim Paine tells Aussie journalist after answering his phone
- January 06, 2019

We've copped criticism for it and we know we have to get better. The hosts have struggled to make breakthroughs particularly in both Melbourne and Sydney , having bowled for the majority of the opening two days in both Tests without taking India's 10 wickets. (more...)
Wayne Rooney arrested in U.S. for public intoxication, swearing Wayne Rooney arrested in U.S. for public intoxication, swearing
- January 06, 2019

The former Manchester United player, who now plays for USA team DC United, was charged on 16 December. Rooney was arrested in Loudoun County, Virginia, on December 16 by the Washington Airport Authority, according to court records which surfaced on Sunday. (more...)
Rockets GM Can’t Be Serious With This Preposterous James Harden Take Rockets GM Can’t Be Serious With This Preposterous James Harden Take
- January 06, 2019

Kobe, MJ, LeBron James , Stephen Curry , and Kevin Durant have only put that stat line twice , combined . Durant: "I could believe it because the refs were missing a lot tonight and they miss a lot in general, so you can easily fool them". (more...)
Game Preview: Raptors vs Bucks Game Preview: Raptors vs Bucks
- January 06, 2019

Overall, it was a really fun competitive game as usual against the Raptors , but the biggest reason why Toronto won was that they made the shots Bucks invited them to take. "We came out in the first two minutes playing well, getting stops, getting some open looks. It worked out, all of us had 20 plus", Leonard said. Antetokounmpo tried to rally the Bucks in the fourth when he scored eight points on a pair of 3s and a layup during a 14-4 run. (more...)
Lebron James Will Miss Another Week Due To Groin Injury Lebron James Will Miss Another Week Due To Groin Injury
- January 06, 2019

Granted, he's been asked to do a lot on both ends of the floor with James , Rajon Rondo and now Kyle Kuzma sidelined, but he needs to better if the Lakers are going to win games. James is now having daily treatments for his injury so hopefully James' reevaluation goes great next week. Even if he is deemed healthy in a week and is able to play January 11 at Utah, he will have missed eight games. (more...)
Rays To Decrease Number Of Tropicana Field Seats Rays To Decrease Number Of Tropicana Field Seats
- January 06, 2019

Since 2014, Tropicana Field has had a seating capacity of 31,042. The Rays are looking to make some renovations at Tropicana Field to improve fans' experiences, including reducing the seating capacity, the club announced Friday . A redoubling of the organization's commitment to sustainable energy practices with the replacement of the existing field lights with energy-efficient LED lights, which should improve overall on-field playability and entertainment lighting throughout the ballpark. (more...)
Franck Ribery angrily defends his golden steak on social media Franck Ribery angrily defends his golden steak on social media
- January 06, 2019

The 35-year-old Bayern Munich winger and former France worldwide posted the video of a visit to Nusr-Et, a steak house owned by celebrity Turkish restauranteur Salt Bae and rubbing his hands before tucking into a huge chop coated in gold. (more...)
'Gruesome' NFL injury leaves players in shock, Allen Hurns leg snaps 'Gruesome' NFL injury leaves players in shock, Allen Hurns leg snaps
- January 06, 2019

The Cowboys rode the legs of Ezekiel Elliott, who finished the season as the NFL 's leading rusher with 1,434 yards. Leighton Vander Esch: The howls were a plenty in Vander Esch's playoff debut, as his 10 total tackles (six solo) led the team. (more...)
Tottenham trigger Alderweireld extension clause Tottenham trigger Alderweireld extension clause
- January 06, 2019

Resultantly, the Belgian centre-half would have been able to begin negotiating with foreign clubs on January 1 ahead of a summer free transfer. Tottenham have exercised their option to extend Toby Alderweireld's contract until 2020 , but could risk losing him for £25m in the summer. (more...)
Woodland hits the front as McIlroy rises at Tournament of Champions Woodland hits the front as McIlroy rises at Tournament of Champions
- January 06, 2019

Tway, 30, walked gingerly around the Kapalua Plantation and at times looked like he might not complete the round. Tway battled an illness all day long, but still shot a bogey-free 7-under-par 66. Instead, the PGA Tour player of the year had five bogeys and a double bogey on his way to a 76, two shots better than his start last year when he had a wrist injury that wound up keeping him out of golf for four months. (more...)
Memphis Grizzlies players get into postgame altercation following loss Memphis Grizzlies players get into postgame altercation following loss
- January 06, 2019

Grizzlies general manager Chris Wallace has apologized to Memphis' fans for an apparent altercation following the team's latest loss. Memphis coach J.B. That's when the Pistons clicked off the 13 straight points, ending the Memphis hopes. That led to a Memphis timeout. Memphis has already surpassed its win total against the East from all of last season, when it finished 4-26. (more...)
F1 pays tribute to stricken Schumacher on his 50th birthday F1 pays tribute to stricken Schumacher on his 50th birthday
- January 06, 2019

Brawn revealed that Briatore hadn't seen the German race until his stunning debut: "The problem is we had two drivers in the auto [Moreno and Piquet] and Jordan had a spare seat and we were trying to convince Flavio that we should be fairly drastic in the change, but he wasn't convinced because he knew nothing about Michael Schumacher". (more...)
India close in on series victory over Australia India close in on series victory over Australia
- January 06, 2019

Report, Day 3: Australia blew a strong start with yet another top-order batting collapse at Sydney on Saturday, leaving themselves a mountain to climb to stay in the fourth and final Test against India. Yadav trapped Nathan Lyon lbw for a fifth-ball duck then could have been denied a five-wicket haul when Hanuma Vihari offered Hazlewood a life in the following over. (more...)

« previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 next »