Simona Halep & Maria Sharapova into round three

She missed the tournament previous year and went through a stretch of poor results after winning at Flushing Meadows. The 19th-seeded Japanese player needed almost three hours on Court Philippe Chatrier to win 6-3 2-6 4-6 6-2 6-3 against the French... More..

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England beat Nigeria 2-1 in warm up friendly
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

England beat Nigeria 2-1 in warm up friendly

Kieran Tripper forced Francis Uzoho into the save, tipping it behind for a corner. England will now seek to make it 10 unbeaten when they face Costa Rica, while Nigeria take on Czech Republic on Wednesd...More..

Sharapova seeks redemption on Roland Garros clay
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Sharapova seeks redemption on Roland Garros clay

Finally fully fit, Sharapova reached the quarter-finals in Madrid and beat reigning French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko to reach the semi-finals in Rome, a huge boost of confidence as she returns to the...More..

Oklahoma State defeats Alabama to win national title at home
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Oklahoma State defeats Alabama to win national title at home

In the semi-final match against Duke, the Crimson Tide saw Lee Hodges , Davis Riley , Will Furr, Davis Shore and Jonathan Hardee win their matches. "I'm just excited for the opportunity". While Eckroat fo...More..

IPL betting: Arbaaz Khan confesses his involvement
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

IPL betting: Arbaaz Khan confesses his involvement

While reporters and other members of the media kept hurling questions at him, Khan headed towards the Thane Police Station's anti-extortion cell without saying a word. Arbaaz's name first cropped up during Ja...More..

Fans go nuts for Eagles jersey
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Fans go nuts for Eagles jersey

Three million shirts were said to have been pre-ordered, while non-official copies have been in huge demand in the country's capital Lagos this week. Outside NikeTown in London, fans lined down Oxford Street an...More..

Russian Girls, Prostitutes Will Be Barred From Super Eagles Camp - Rohr
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Russian Girls, Prostitutes Will Be Barred From Super Eagles Camp - Rohr

It means only 29 players are left in the race to represent Nigeria at the World Cup in Russian Federation, but the Franco-German tactician is expected to drop four more players after Monday's friendly game agai...More..

West Indies beats ICC World XI by 72 runs
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

West Indies beats ICC World XI by 72 runs

Shoaib Malik then accounted for the struggling Gayle soon after, going through the latter's defence. He made 58 runs from 26 deliveries including 5 fours and 5 sixes. Next came Rashid Khan, the Afghan leg-spin...More..

The Controversy That Nobody Noticed From The 2016 NBA Finals
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

The Controversy That Nobody Noticed From The 2016 NBA Finals

Golden State got a serious scare when Thompson went down after Smith slid hard into the Splash Brother's left leg at the 6:17 mark of the first quarter. LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers reacts after ...More..

Jorginho agent claims Manchester City have made offer
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Jorginho agent claims Manchester City have made offer

Napoli midfielder Jorginho has allegedly agreed a five-year deal with Manchester City . ESPN's Manchester City correspondent Jonathan Smith discusses what the club need to do to defend the Premier Leag...More..

Serena Williams’ Nike Bodysuit Was the Real Winner at the French Open
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Serena Williams’ Nike Bodysuit Was the Real Winner at the French Open

Serena Williams of the USA returns a shot against Krystyna Pliskova of the Czech Republic during their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Tu...More..

Kevin Love, Tristan Thompson to start Game 1 against Warriors
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Kevin Love, Tristan Thompson to start Game 1 against Warriors

I knew we were tied, I thought we were going to call timeout. If Thompson is suspended, it will be announced later Friday, a league source told ESPN . With this ruling in the books, Love and the rest of his te...More..

by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Sources Expect Bryan Colangelo To Lose Job With 76ers

Someone has to pay the price for this debacle, and it looks like that someone will be Colangelo. The Sixers commissioned an outside law firm to investigate the matter, and that investigation has already inc...More..

Round 4: It's Cleveland vs. Golden State, again
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Round 4: It's Cleveland vs. Golden State, again

The Warriors opened as a 12-point favorite for Game 1 of the series, too, marking the largest spread in a NBA Finals game since 2001 - which was also a 12-point spread in Game 1 of the series between the L...More..

Salman Khan's brother Arbaaz summoned in IPL betting scam
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Salman Khan's brother Arbaaz summoned in IPL betting scam

The culprit is well known to be doing his betting in the country as well as overseas. Jalan reportedly worked for a bookie who goes by the name "Junior Kolkata". During the investigation, it was revealed that J...More..

NBA Finals: Warriors vs
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

NBA Finals: Warriors vs

Then there was Cavs icon LeBron James and Golden State Warriors star Steph Curry , engaging in a bit of trash talk and a playful push, after the former blocked the latter's shot in overtime. LeBron James...More..

Zinedine Zidane, master of dramatic departures, Football News & Top Stories
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Zinedine Zidane, master of dramatic departures, Football News & Top Stories

Sat alongside Real president Florentino Pérez, the World Cup victor said he felt he had taken the club as far as he could: "I have taken the decision to not continue into the next season". The Frenchman special...More..

by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Referees clarify controversial Finals Game 1 calls

LeBron James did everything he could to disprove the notion that his Cavaliers were mismatched against the defending champion Warriors , scoring 51 points in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night at ...More..

Afridi made captain of World XI against WI
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Afridi made captain of World XI against WI

Morgan, England's limited-overs skipper, had been set to captain the side. England have rested wicketkeeper-batsman Jos Buttler for the match in Edinburgh , with Sam Billings drafted in as replacement in the...More..

Unai Emery already making a positive impression at Arsenal
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Unai Emery already making a positive impression at Arsenal

Ramsey has been at Arsenal for nearly a decade after joining from the Bluebirds in June 2008. The new contract would see the Wales star net a substantial pay increase. Arsenal have been planning to offer the mi...More..

LeBron put the Cavs in position to win Game 1
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

LeBron put the Cavs in position to win Game 1

So, Golden State held a serious team chat and got it together at last. "It was a special moment for us". I said no already [LeBron explains the basics of the play and score] I thought we were all aware of wha...More..

NBA Stephen Curry on Winning NBA Finals MVP: 'Who Cares'
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

NBA Stephen Curry on Winning NBA Finals MVP: 'Who Cares'

Defending champions Golden State have drawn first blood in the NBA Finals thanks to a stunning brain explosion from Cleveland's JR Smith . Thompson and Draymond Green got into it after the Cavs center wa...More..

Ash Barty and Serena Williams set up third round meeting after wins
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Ash Barty and Serena Williams set up third round meeting after wins

Two-time Grand Slam victor Garbine Muguruza is back to her winning ways in Paris after beating 2009 French Open champion Svetlana Kuznetsova 7-6 (0), 6-2 to reach the second round. So the suit has defini...More..

Paolo Guerrero Cleared to Play World Cup
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Paolo Guerrero Cleared to Play World Cup

Before the match that sealed Peru's first World Cup appearance for a generation in November 2017, the players ran out in Lima's national stadium wearing T-shirts baring the slogan, "Fuerza Paolo". In a statemen...More..

76ers' Bryan Colangelo Used 5 Twitter Accounts to Criticize Players, Coaches, Execs
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

76ers' Bryan Colangelo Used 5 Twitter Accounts to Criticize Players, Coaches, Execs

The five Twitter accounts under suspicion took aim at Philadelphia players Joel Embiid and Markelle Fultz , former Sixers general manager Sam Hinkie , Toronto Raptors executive Masai Ujiri and former ...More..

Cleveland Cavaliers' Blueprint to Upsetting Warriors in 2018 NBA Finals
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Cleveland Cavaliers' Blueprint to Upsetting Warriors in 2018 NBA Finals

However, James' contract has a player option following the 2018 season, meaning James can decide whether to play one more season in Cleveland or head to free agency. "I guess that's the position you want ...More..

Sri Lanka Cricket promises full cooperation to ICC in match-fixing probe
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Sri Lanka Cricket promises full cooperation to ICC in match-fixing probe

The International Cricket Council has already launched an investigation. Sri Lanka Cricket ( SLC ) on Saturday said it will give its "fullest cooperation" to any investigation into match-fixing. Cricket a...More..

I felt like superhero - Serena Williams
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

I felt like superhero - Serena Williams

The Croatian, who won the U.S. Open in 2014, was cruising until the third set, when Hurkacz broke him for the only time in the match. "I'm always living in a fantasy world". "My priority is Olympia ". Will...More..

Nylon Calculus: Warriors-Cavaliers win probabilities, style, matchups and more
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Nylon Calculus: Warriors-Cavaliers win probabilities, style, matchups and more

To illustrate the difference in these teams, let's get an estimate of how good the Warriors are without their best player, Stephen Curry . Curry's Golden State Warriors take on James and the Cleveland C...More..

Gordon Hayward expected to be ready for training camp
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Gordon Hayward expected to be ready for training camp

According to the Celtics, Hayward is expected to return to basketball activities in 6-to-8 weeks, which would likely bring him back sans leg hardware sometime in late July. "He's too valuable. As a matter of f...More..