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Spaniards Rafael Nadal, Garbine Muguruza named ITF world champions

Nadal also became the oldest player to end the year at the top spot since the ATP rankings were introduced in 1973. Congrats also to Garbine on her achievement which is great for our country. "It's a great honor to be recognized again as ITF World Doubles Champion and to have the news top off what's been an wonderful final season for me", the recently-retired Hingis said. Read More »

Swindon golfer David Howell shines in Joburg Open second round

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But he's improved since then and, recently in Spain, he battled gamely through the ultra-tough European Tour Q-School to earn one of the coveted 2018 playing cards on offer for the top 25 players and ties. You can't play it safe because everything is in front of you. "I've learnt a lot on the Challenge Tour, I've travelled a ton and it means I'm very well prepared for tomorrow", Van Rooyen said. Read More »

Henderson opens up on being left out of Liverpool team

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But this did not deter suggestions that as Henderson is not untouchable in this sense his long-term future under Klopp may be up in the air, prompting the German to defend his captain on Friday. 'Sorry he finished playing football and we can not get him back. We can't get him back. "I want everyone to respect Jordan Henderson as our skipper". Read More »

Neymar would win Ballon d'Or at Madrid

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Neymar playing for Madrid, on the other hand, will be the biggest move in Perez's reign. Cristiano Ronaldo has won the Ballon d'Or for a fifth time to move level with FC Barcelona (Spain) forward and Argentine national team captain Lionel Messi . Read More »

Conor McGregor In Negotiations For Another Mega Boxing Match With Manny Pacquiao

Paulie Malignaggi, who sparred with McGregor in the lead-up to the Mayweather fight, before the pair had a falling out, has also expressed his interest in a showdown. Pacquiao has previously revealed his desire to face the UFC superstar in a number of posts on his Twitter and Instagram pages. "Stay fit my friend", Pacquaio wrote in the caption. Read More »

Pochettino seeks new dynamic for Tottenham

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Tottenham made five signings during the previous transfer window: Davinson Sanchez, Serge Aurier, Fernando Llorente, Juan Foyth and Paulo Gazzaniga. "You need six or seven months for the players to fit, adapt themselves to the team, the dynamics, everything". Read More »

Matt Smith: 'Selena Gomez should play Meghan Markle'

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He said, "Who's that singer?" Fans of the newly-engaged couple Prince Harry and actress Meghan Markle might have missed the latter during the Henry Van Straubenzee Memorial Fund carol concert at St. "It's awesome. ( Markle's ) an actress, so that's great". OMG - we love that Matt is a not-so-secret Selenator! To which Smith quipped, "Well, she's not anymore". Read More »

India could become No.1 ranked in ODIs after Sri Lanka series

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India , who are top-ranked in Test cricket, are on 120 points in the ODI rankings , only one point behind South Africa and will go ahead if they win the first match in Dharamsala on Sunday. "Kohli's first-innings knock of 243 was followed with 50 as he finished with 610 runs in the series, which India won 1-0". Sri Lanka will bank on young batsman Dhananjaya de Silva, who scored a fighting century in the third Test to force a draw at Delhi. Read More »

Ashes: Ben Duckett dropped from England tour game after Perth bar incident

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Duckett has been touring Australia with the England Lions and was due to play against the Cricket Australia XI in a two-day tour match starting on Saturday but has been suspended following an alcohol-related matter. Duckett's suspension is another blow for England Cricket, after Jonny Bairstow was accused of "headbutbutting" Australia batsman Cameron Bancroft in a Perth bar at the beginning of the Ashes tour in November. Read More »

Courtois: 'I want to move to Spain'

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The reigning Premier League champions are desperate to tie Courtois and worldwide colleague Eden Hazard down to new long-term contracts, with manager Antonio Conte recently expressing hope that both deals could be wrapped up before the World Cup in June. Read More »

Faried, Barton Lead Nuggets to Win Over Magic

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Simmons had 11 points in the first quarter and 16 by halftime. While the Magic (11-16) struggled to make up for the injuries to Fournier, Ross and Isaac, the Nuggets (14-11) face significant absences of their own. Orlando is 4-7 ATS at home with 6 overs and 5 unders. After scoring only 14 points in the first quarter, the Nuggets (14-11) dominated the rest of the game, shooting 61 percent (28 for 46) in the second and third quarters. Read More »

MMU passes resolution against Trump's Jerusalem move

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On the appeal of Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, who is the head of his Hurriyat Conference and Mutahida Majlis-e-Ulema, an amalgam of various religious organisations, massive protest rallies were held across Kashmir against the U.S. Witnesses said that huge protest was carried out from Central Imam Bara Budgam after the Friday congregational prayers. Reports pouring in from several others towns of the region said people took out marches against the USA and Israel. Read More »

Baltimore's Terrell Suggs becomes face of Steelers-Ravens rivalry

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Smith was replaced by rookie No. 1 pick Marlon Humphrey , who was picked on with regularity by Detroit quarterback Matthew Stafford. Humphrey (6-0, 197) had an interception on a poorly-thrown ball under duress in the Detroit game, but he also allowed a 46-yard completion on a play included Humphrey being flagged for pass interference. Read More »

Sandusky's son gets prison for child sex crimes

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Sandusky's attorney, Lance Marshall, asked for a prison sentence of three to six years, arguing that his client never had physical contact with the two victims. He pled guilty to 14 criminal counts today including solicitation of child porn, solicitation of statutory sexual assault and solicitation of involuntary deviate sexual intercourse. Read More »

India's title hopes end in 0-1 defeat to Argentina in semis

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With the win, Argentina have made it to their first-ever finals of the tournament. "We were waiting for a decision but our focus was entirely on the match", a disappointed India coach Sjoerd Marijne said. The circumstances of this game were different. "In these conditions they were better", the India coach said. Refusing to give any excuses, the India coach said the Argentines were the better side. Read More »

Derrick Rose on motives for return: 'I don't care about no money'

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Rose declined to answer how close he was to retirement during his almost two-week absence from the Cavs, nor would he disclose his whereabouts during that time. It's good to see Rose in high spirits since his return to the Cavs. The Cavs lost to Houston in their first game after he deserted the team but have won 13 straight since. Read More »

Tennis star Genie Bouchard reunites with Twitter date

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John Goehrke, a 20-year-old marketing student, responded to a post Bouchard made on social media when the Atlanta Falcons were leading 21-3 over the New England Patriots in the Super Bowl back in February. But the world loves an underdog, so we're rooting for Goehrke in this one. "It's fun and I'm going to follow through with it, because I want to honour my word", the 22-year-old said at the time. Read More »

Messi demands Argentina improvement ahead of World Cup

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Messi , speaking to TyC Sports , said: "If we do badly at the World Cup, we all have to disappear from the national team". However, speaking ahead of City's Champions League clash with Shakhtar Donetsk on Wednesday, Guardiola, who oversaw the bulk of Messi's rise to becoming arguably the greatest player of all time, rejected talk that a transfer was ever on the cards. Read More »

Guardiola: Silva Doubtful For Manchester Derby, City Not UCL Favourites

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United will no doubt need star striker Romelu Lukaku on song if they are to claim a much-needed win over City. "It's December", he added. We have to be careful and, of course, we are going to train hard and try to be ready. And while Mourinho's focus is, like Guardiola's, only on collecting three more points, he is well aware the fixture is a massive one for football fans in Manchester. Read More »

Caesars Entertainment (CZR) Getting Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Analysis Finds

Nomura has "Hold" rating and $14.0 target. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 10,449 shares of the company's stock worth $125,000 after buying an additional 4,892 shares during the period. Several research analysts have recently issued reports on CZR shares. Monarch Prtn Asset Management Ltd accumulated 0.75% or 635,650 shares. Highland Cap Mngmt Limited Partnership reported 25,000 shares stake. Read More »

Cazorla starting rehab ´from zero´ after latest surgery

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Cazorla hasn't featured for the Gunners since aggravating a long-standing Achilles injury during our 6-0 Champions League win over Ludogorets in October 2016. However, it could prove to be an injury that ends Cazorla's career at the Emirates Stadium, as his contract with Arsenal expires at the end of the season. Read More »

Wenger denies playing games over Lacazette

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Arsenal's Alexandre Lacazette , Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez all trained ahead of their side's Europa League tie tomorrow. That led to Mourinho questioning "the truth" over Lacazette , while the Portuguese coach also brought up David Silva's fitness - with Pep Guardiola naming him as a doubt for Sunday's Manchester derby. Read More »

Shelton Capital Management Invests $827000 in Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY)

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It has underperformed by 12.00% the S&P500. Walter & Keenan Financial Consulting Company decreased Lilly Eli & Co (LLY) stake by 12.49% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of LLY in report on Wednesday, September 6 with "Underperform" rating. The firm has a market capitalization of $92,525.02, a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.55, a PEG ratio of 1.86 and a beta of 0.34. Read More »

Giancarlo Stanton would accept trade to Chicago Cubs

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He took meetings with both teams, but they don't appear to have swayed his thinking as of yet. The Red Sox have indicated publicly that they are not afraid to go over the luxury tax threshold this offseason, but apparently wouldn't do it for Stanton, reportedly showing "tepid" interest and being considered a long shot all along. Read More »