Thursday, 17 January 2019
Latest news
Home » Sports


WTA FINALS - Pliskova outpowers Venus


Pliskova served five aces as she dominated with her first serve, as the world number eight struggled for rhythm on a slow court. Williams was on the board in game four with her most potent service game and Pliskova meekly surrendered the advantage with a double fault, only to be outdone by the 37-year-old, whose radar was well off as she lost serve to love. Read More »

New rules will make game exciting: Kohli


India opener Rohit Sharma also saw a fall in his rankings. The Black Caps challenge is going to be a hard one for favourites India who will be without leading pacers Umesh Yadav and Mohammed Shami. On Sunday at Wankhede in first ODI match against New Zealand , the cricketer also have the chance to leave Ricky Ponting behind in the number of Centuries in an ODI match. Read More »

Cleveland's Jose Calderon is starting in place of Derrick Rose on Saturday


The NBA upgraded the seriousness of the foul to a flagrant-one on Saturday, a day after Monroe was assessed only a common foul by game officials on the play. "Let it really heal before I get back on the court". Rose started at the point guard spot for Cleveland, finishing the night with 12 points on 3-for-4 shooting from the field. Read More »

Marc Marquez tops Australian MotoGP opening practice


Marquez, seven-time world champion Rossi, Vinales, Honda's Jack Miller and Yamaha rider Johann Zarco all led in a pulsating contest in dry conditions at the scenic track but the former eased clear of the madness in the closing laps. Under MotoGP rules, the top 10 riders from the first three practice sessions advance to second qualifying on Saturday afternoon where they fight it out for pole position. Read More »

Brazil's former Olympic chief charged in 2016 Games bribes investigation

Nuzman's local organizing committee still owes creditors between US$30 million and US$40 million, and numerous projects built for the Games are linked to corruption scandals blanketing Brazil. Brazil's Supreme Court on Friday chose to release former Brazilian Olympic Committee President Carlos Nuzman after he was charged with helping operate a vote-buying-scheme to secure the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Read More »

Eintracht Frankfurt 2-2 Borussia Dortmund


Captain Thomas Mueller came on for the start of the second half, set up Tolisso for the winning goal but went off after 55 minutes with a thigh injury. RB Leipzig, who face Bayern twice next week - at home on Wednesday in the German Cup, then away next Saturday in the Bundesliga - followed their midweek Champions League victory over Porto with a narrow win against Stuttgart. Read More »

Auburn uses Arkansas to get well once again


Our third quarter I think we had one of our best quarters of the year". "That was a good win". Auburn opened the game strong, scoring 17 points in the first quarter. If Auburn (6-2, 4-1) made some mistakes before halftime, it made nearly none after re-emerging from the locker room. The Tigers scored touchdowns on their first three and four of their first five drives of the second half. Read More »

Nicked-up Lightning vs. Penguins tonight


The Penguins, playing the second of back-to-back games, are 5-3-1. The Tampa Bay Lightning and Columbus Blue Jackets aren't usually two teams that people think of as powerhouses in the National Hockey League, but this year, both teams have shown that they can not be taken lightly by anyone. Read More »

Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry ejected in Warriors' Saturday loss to Grizzlies


Clearly agitated by earlier decisions from the officials, Curry ended up throwing his mouthpiece in the direction of the referee after expecting a foul call as he drove to the basket. Golden State trailed 31-16 after one quarter, 61-38 at halftime and fell behind by 30 when Memphis scored the first seven points of the third quarter. Read More »

José Mourinho has some news to announce about Pogba and Ibrahimovic !

However, he'd sustain a serious knee injury, United chose to pass up on offering him a new deal, but that has since changed. "Do I think he will be back in 2017?" The former Sweden global joined the Red Devils last summer as a free agent following his departure from Paris Saint-Germain and signed a one-year deal with the option of extending his deal for a second season. Read More »

Michigan State vs. IN football


The hard-luck Hoosiers fell to 0-4 in Big Ten play. IN appeared to let Scott score to get the ball back instead of allowing Michigan State to potentially run out the clock. MSU's offense sees a tough IN defense while the Spartans' defense readies for the Hoosiers' fast-tempo offense. "I hate to even bring up a year ago. Read More »

Jemele Hill: 'After my Donald Trump tweets I deserved that suspension'


Hill's suspension came after she took to Twitter and went off on Cowboys owner Jerry Jones' policy of not allowing players to play if the kneel for the anthem, with the biggest point of issue being her discussion of Cowboys fans being able to deliver him a message by not watching games or supporting sponsors. Read More »

Bobby Portis Apologizes to Nikola Mirotic, Bulls Fans


Paxson acknowledged fault on both sides while calling the incident "inexcusable". Mirotic will likely require surgery. I am not convinced Portis wasn't hit with a tranquilizer dart immediately before addressing the media. "I want to publicly apologize to Niko (Mirotic)". "We compete and things happen". He also called Portis "a good kid" who "made a mistake". I feel like I let my fans, the Bulls organization, [and] most importantly my teammates down. Read More »

Cubs fire pitching coach Chris Bosio

The 54-year-old Bosio, who pitched 11 seasons in the majors, joined the Cubs coaching staff in 2012 and had been widely hailed for his work. "Of course", Maddon said Wednesday, before the Cubs were eliminated by the Dodgers in the NLCS. Read More »

Conor McGregor scolded by referee at UFC Fight Night event

Maybe not for pay-per-view, but for a smaller card. Fili walked away with a unanimous decision victory over Lobov. " If I can get knockouts or any kind of finish in the next two fights I will be a legitimate main event guy, that's how I see it ..." "What's got into you mate?" This is what I'm looking for. Read More »

TD passes from Drew Lock help Mizzou crush Idaho


J'Mon Moore fumbled on a play that got the Tigers into the red zone. Missouri's defense held Idaho to 21 points on 278 total yards. Mizzou football got its first win since Sep. At least briefly, a Missouri secondary that has struggled all season did so against the Vandals. That 8 minute, 43 second drive was an aberration for the Vandals, though. Read More »

Penguins acquire Riley Sheahan from the Red Wings — TRADE ALERT


Detroit first selected him with the 21st-overall pick in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft, before he went on to play collegiately for Notre Dame for three seasons. Sheahan, 25, struggled badly in 2016-17, going 79 games without a goal before scoring twice in the season finale. Wilson appeared in 78 National Hockey League games last season, picking up 26 points. Read More »

Kidambi Srikanth storms into Denmark Open final


Later, some smashes from the Indian and unforced errors from Vincent helped Srikanth to win the game and storm into yet another Superseries final, his fourth this year. I knew I have to be patient with him but I couldn't. A 2-2 head-to-head record in career meetings - all of which had gone to the decider - meant nothing as Srikanth towered over Wong in the semifinal duel. Read More »

NMI Holdings Inc (NMIH) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week

It is down 31.80% since October 21, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.62% the S&P500. Trading was heavy with 1,479K shares changing hands in the last trading session. Investors sentiment increased to 1.11 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.41, from 1.02 in 2017Q1. The number of shares now owned by investors are 35.23 mln. 17 funds opened positions while 43 raised stakes. Read More »

Ole Miss-LSU The Basics


They are 2-1 in SEC play. Who the Trends Like: Ole Miss. The recent surge came after a down stretch that included a blowout loss to Mississippi State and a stunning loss to Troy at Tiger Stadium. LSU is just 5-11 at the betting window in its last 16 games versus Ole Miss. Miles' abridged prediction for the LSU game is the final one in the clip. Read More »

OSU squeaks past Texas in overtime


This was the third time Oklahoma State had played an overtime game this season, and it was also the latest instance of a rebuilding Texas team showing it can hang with the top opponents on its schedule. He's 0-3 in his first season at Texas , all by five poins or fewer. Oklahoma State began the day leading the nation in total offense. One key issue for Texas Tech reared its head once again to spoil the squad's homecoming game with the Heisman Trophy in house. Read More »

Rhian Brewster hat-trick helps England cruise past US


Though Josh Sargent pulled a goal back for the Americans, Brewster completed his hat-trick from the penalty spot in stoppage time after substitute Sergino Dest was sent off for fouling him in the box. But we also didn't start the game in the right way. Three minutes later, Foden - on the books of Manchester City - took advantage of a calamitous pass from United States defender Chris Durkin , then slided the ball through for Brewster who showed remarkable poise and technique to lift ... Read More »

Dimitrov eyes London with Stockholm final


Top-seeded Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov advanced to the semifinals of the Intrum Stockholm Open in Stockholm , Sweden, on Friday with a 6-3, 6-4 win over Germany's Mischa Zverev . "It's nice to get through that match in straight sets", Dimitrov said in the post-match press conference. His triumph sees him book a meeting with Italian Fabio Fognini after the Italian battled from a set down to defeat America's Jack Sock in the opening match of the day. Read More »

Knee injury to sideline Irish LB Greer Martini vs. USC


ND had a bye week last week and the Irish are 8-3 against the spread in their last 11 after a bye week. Kicker Justin Yoon kicked the game winning field goal with 30 seconds remaining. 11 USC is scheduled for 7:42 p.m. I think Notre Dame might be one of the best teams in the country. As noted, Notre Dame's last such win occurred in 1995. Read More »

Michael Owen states his prediction for Tottenham v Liverpool

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has scoffed at criticism of Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero . Liverpool are aiming to improve on their fourth-placed finish in the Premier League last season. "So far Tottenham did better than we did results-wise but I'm sure they can play better than they played so far". "Both teams are spot-on and want to do their best ". Read More »

Mali Stop Ghana, Reach U-17 World Cup Semis


Mali maintained their dominance over their fancied rivals in a fast paced, physical encounter in pouring rain at the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium. The penalty was scored Kudus. He beat the back-tracking Danlad Ibrahim with a long-range effort, after the Ghana goalkeeper misjudged his rush off goal line to make an attempted clearance outside his box. Read More »