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Pliskova smashes umpire's chair in anger

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However, the judge couldn't point out the ball mark in the red clay, nor could the umpire. However, the line-judge deemed the ball to be out, and this decision was not over-ruled by umpire Marta Mrozinska. Sakkari, ranked no. 47 in the world, awaits her third-round opponent at the French Open warmup tournament. Pliskova's twin sister Kristyna took to Twitter to defend her, claiming Mrozinska as the "worst she has ever seen" and hoped that she would "never referee" a match involving ... Read More »

Could legal sports gambling become a reality in Colorado?

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Currently, just four states-Nevada, New Jersey , Delaware and Pennsylvania-have approved legislation to regulate real-money online poker sites. The American Gaming Association estimates $150 billion is wagered illegally on sports each year in the United States. Read More »

Golden Knights top Jets 3-1, tie up Western Conference finals

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You think you have the momentum. Las Vegas is 14-2 in its last 16 games versus teams with a winning road record. According to oddsmakers, the Golden Knights are a -145 favorite to win on the moneyline. "A few miscues and they made us pay for it; that can't happen", Scheifele said. The Winnipeg Jets probably should have won game three, as they were aggressive on offense pretty much from start to finish, had quality look after quality look but the puck wouldn't go in. Read More »

Marseille Started The Europa League Final By Taking The Worst Kick-Off Ever

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Simeone, who had to watch from the stands due to a touchline ban, called the victory a reward for his side's hard work and even expressed hope that Griezmann could be convinced to stay. "The scoreline is harsh but the better team won". The French side should have been ahead inside the opening four minutes with Payet feeding Valere Germain, who could only fire wide when through on goal. Read More »

Everton end ties with Allardyce

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Allardyce has been criticised by some people for the way he's managed the team and for their style of play since he took over. Allardyce, who was briefly England manager in 2016 before returning to club management last season at Crystal Palace, had already reacted angrily to structural changes at the club before his meeting with the Iranian-born British tycoon Moshiri. Read More »

Deadly California Blast Caused by Explosive Device

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Irene White, a friend, read a statement Wednesday on behalf of Krajnyak's family, calling her death "a complete shock". "She took great pride in finding beauty in everyone", White said. Investigators said they hadn't yet located an explosive device and were searching through debris. Delacourt said accidental causes of the explosion, like a gas main break, had been ruled out. Read More »

LeBron James named as one of three finalists for 2018 NBA MVP

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The 76ers lost the series 4-1 to Boston but the 21-year-old guard had already cemented himself as a contender for the award during the regular season with a per game average of 15.8 points, 8.2 assists and 8.1 rebounds. "I would vote for me", James said in March . James is joined by Houston's James Harden and New Orleans' Anthony Davis as the other two finalists. Read More »

Man United Starting XI Prediction: FA Cup Final vs Chelsea

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Martial was not present in Old Trafford for their final game of the season on Sunday, with United reporting him injured, although many have speculated that he has fallen out with Mourinho after seeing his game time severely reduced since the arrival of Alexis Sanchez . Read More »

Brazil's Neymar 'scared' ahead of World Cup return from injury

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Messi is running out of time to clinch the World Cup and silence critics whereas Neymar who is now 26-years still has a few more World Cups to work on. Investments do not come much bigger than Neymar , and with PSG interest at an all-time high in blockaded Qatar, the South American is key to maintaining that swell of national unity. Read More »

Kane on 'amazing' Salah: 'I haven't seen Mo to talk with him'

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Meanwhile, Dwight Gayle and two goals for Ayoze Perez piled ever more pressure on Chelsea boss Antonio Conte just six days ahead of what could be the Italian's final game in charge in the FA Cup final against Manchester United. Gabriel Jesus grabbed the only goal deep in injury time to give Manchester City the win at Southampton, who nevertheless stayed up. The 25-year-old has also swept the Premier League Player of the Season, the Football Writers' Association's Footballer of the Year, ... Read More »

Giro leader Yates gains 3 seconds but his team struggles

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Yates does not carry a calculator, but he will be doing the math when he is racing. Yates, for his part, seems to be mentally totting up the seconds per kilometres he can afford to lose on stage 16. "There's still some really hard stages to come". I already have a good gap to Froome. "It was the most aggressive stage I've seen for a while", said Yates. Read More »

Podcast: The Fall of LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers

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For the first time since the 2008 East Semifinals, LeBron James trails 0-2 in an intraconference playoff series. The Cavaliers were in control all of the first half, quieting the crowd as they held a seven point lead going into halftime. No James, who finished with a 40-point triple-double. Then, when the Cavs cut the lead to six - a stretch aided by two minutes of shoddy offense and carelessness from the Celtics - and James had that look in his eye, the same one he flashed at the Pacers ... Read More »

Griezmann seals Atletico Madrid's third Europa League title

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Simeone's side endured agonising defeats to city rivals Real Madrid in the 2014 and 2016 Champions League showpieces but have fond memories of thrashing Athletic Bilbao 3-0 in the 2012 Europa League final in Bucharest. The 34-year-old Torres , who is leaving Atletico at the end of the season, finally won a trophy with his beloved club. Atletico's fans vastly outnumbered by those making the short trip from Marseilles and their side comfortably held off the French club, who lost Dimitri ... Read More »

Man City's Guardiola crowned LMA Manager of the Year

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The side have been so good this season, baring the United second half and two Champions League games. Manchester City broke 5 Premier League records this season. Relegated with Hull City a year ago, headed for a Champions League final this. 0 - Frank de Boer became the first permanent manager in Premier League history to not see his team score a single goal during his reign (four games, zero goals). Read More »

England hand Buttler Pakistan Test recall

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He has not played a first-class match since September. Buttler was included in a 12-man squad along with uncapped spinner Dom Bess for the first Test against Pakistan at Lord's next week. 'Jos Buttler is an outstanding talent who is already a central part of England's white-ball teams. Cook, Stoneman, Malan, Root (captain), Stokes, Bairstow (keeper), Buttler, Woakes, Broad, Bess, Anderson, Wood. Read More »

Wife attacked former US Open champ over bad round

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She verbally abused Glover and peppered him with profane insults in front of their young children after his round on Saturday, the report says. Hershey Glover, the golfer's mother, allegedly attempted to intervene on her son's behalf. Two lawmen were able to re-handcuff her. "Wait till the tour (PGA) hears about this", she yelled at the deputies, according to the report. 'You will lose your job. Read More »

Middlesbrough boss Tony Pulis: We did not create enough against Aston Villa

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At the heart of that defence was former Chelsea and England centre back John Terry who joined the club a year ago on a free transfer and whose appointment as captain appears to have had a significant impact. Boro created few clear-cut chances but nearly levelled the tie late on when Stewart Downing's 89th-minute free kick from just outside the penalty area rattled the crossbar. Read More »

WWE Raw: Watch the best moves here

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Reigns isn't the only babyface struggling to get fans onside. They brawl back to the ring area and Reigns finishes Jinder off with a Superman Punch as officials break it up. Finn Balor and Braun Strowman have already qualified from the Raw side for the MITB ladder match, but the other two spots will be filled this week along with plenty of other action. Read More »

Sidhu need not go to Jail

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A bench comprising Justices J Chelameswar and Sanjay Kishan Kaul had reserved the verdict after hearing the arguments on 18 April. The tourism minister in the Amarinder Singh government, Sidhu had hit a 65-year-old man, Gurnam Singh , on the head during an argument over the parking of a vehicle in December 1988. Read More »

Jay Ajayi sued for allegedly trashing mansion, shoving owner

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The NFL player has denied the claims in the lawsuit, which he called "bogus", and said he didn't damage the property in any way, nor host any parties, according to TMZ. On Feb. 18, the owner said he confronted Ajayi, and claims the running back pushed him "in a menacing and threatening manner", and local security had to remove him. Read More »

IPL 2018: KKR vs RR Preview

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With this win, Kolkata are well and truly alive, having collected 14 points from 13 games, while Rajasthan's playoff hopes have become a lot more uncertain as they remain on 12 points from 13 games. Even though they lost the wicket of Robin Uthappa after the dismissal of Narine, they did not panic. In the previous match , Kolkata Knight Riders has recovered from consecutive losses and the squad have posted the season's highest total and defeated Kings XI Punjab record. Read More »

Former Charlton youth player Jlloyd Samuel dies in auto crash aged 37

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Villa said tribute would be paid to Samuel at Tuesday's Championship playoff semifinal second leg against Middlesbrough at Villa Park. Samuel made 199 appearances for Villa between 1998 and 2007 before moving to Bolton. He ended his professional career in Iran where he played for four seasons with Esteghlal and Paykan. "The thoughts of everyone at the club are with his family and friends at this hard time". Read More »

Second Brit rugby player dies on tour in Sri Lanka

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British rugby is in shock following the death of a club player while touring Sri Lanka . Durham City RFC president Richard Wilkinson said: "On behalf of all members and friends of the DCRFC family we would like to extend our honest condolences to the family of Thomas Howard". Read More »

Banco Bradesco (BBD) to Publish Revenue on Thursday

He also said: "Before landing in China we sent them an extremely detailed list of our needs, and they responded with a similarly detailed but as you can imagine quite different list of their proposals". A longer-term moving average may be used to identify the primary price trend, a shorter moving average period to identify the secondary, price trend, and an even shorter moving average period to identify the minor price trend. Read More »

Darren Lockyer pays tribute to 'authoritative' Cameron Smith following representative retirement

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Broncos hooker Andrew McCullough appears Smith's likely replacement at hooker while the kicking stocks look a little bare, perhaps forcing Cameron Munster or Josh McGuire to do the goal kicking for the Maroons. Since debuting in 2003, he's played 42 Origin games, winning 26 of them. Smith's retirement from representative rugby league leaves a big void for Queensland selectors at hooker and in the team leadership with the Origin series starting June 6. Read More »

Dez Bryant is Signing With The Green Bay Packers Says Jason Witten

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The #Packers have been considered a possible Dez Bryant landing spot. but they aren't engaged now and nothing is imminent. High-profile wide receiver Dez Bryant is still a free agent. That's a vertical passing attack, they need somebody who can stretch the field and that X-factor that is Dez Bryant. Bryant reportedly turned down a multi-year contract with the Baltimore Ravens before the Draft, hoping to secure a one-year "prove-it" deal. Read More »

Seattle Mariners' Robinson Cano Gets 80-Game Ban

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In a statement released on Twitter, Cano said he was using Furosemide which he said "is used to treat various medical conditions in the United States and the Dominican Republic". The 80-game suspension is mandatory for a first offence for performance-enhancing drug (PED) usage. Losing Cano will certainly test this team over the course of the next few months. Read More »

Neuer Included; Gotze, Wagner Omitted from Germany's Preliminary World Cup Squad

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Loew opts for Petersen over Bayern Munich forward Sandro Wagner. " Nils Petersen is a great trump card". "I have always said that for me Joachim Loew is the best coach for the national team". Germany face Mexico, Sweden and South Korea in World Cup Group F and will prepare in the Italian Alps from May 23 to June 5 ahead of the tournament in Russian Federation. Read More »

Lewis Hamilton: Barcelona F1 win a 'rejuvenating experience'

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Hamilton now leads Vettel by 17 points in the drivers' standings, with Bottas in third place, 20 points behind the Ferrari . "Honestly I think Monaco is going to be hard for us", he said after Sunday's race. "It's going to be hard". "This weekend we got ourselves on the right path", Hamilton said. Vettel suspects it could be because of the tyre compound thickness, which Pirelli changed for this race to reduce the risk of blistering. Read More »