Steffi Graf salutes Serena Williams for matching her grand slam record

Williams downplayed the impact of that loss, saying reaching the finals of the next two majors showed her continued ability to persevere. "I think I played what I could today". "Today, when she's in trouble, 15-30: boom, boom". When she needs to lift... More..

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Anti-Trump Virginia delegate wins portion of lawsuit

Otherwise, the "Dear Delegate" letter warns, "We face the real possibility of a landslide Clinton victory". Members of Delegates Unbound and Free the Delegates are working to modify the convention rules to ...More..

Kovalev-Chilemba Result is in
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Kovalev-Chilemba Result is in

Kovalev looked like he hadn't planned on having to deal with Chiemba's jabs in the fight, as he tried to lean away from them but they were still connecting on a frequent basis. Before he shifts all his focus t...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

England's Roy enjoys thrilling match-winning 162

Jason Roy came within one more trademark six of breaking his second all-time England record in under a week, as his 162 led the hosts to a series-sealing win on his home ground. Sri Lanka will need victorie...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Penalty on Nordqvist delivers US Women's Open to Lang

And it can end up being a little bit of adrenaline. Whatever Ko is doing is working. She has two wins, a second and a third in her last four major events, even though she didn't have the lead in any of them h...More..

UEFA expects profit of $917 million from Euro 2016
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

UEFA expects profit of $917 million from Euro 2016

We didn't have the luck we needed but in 2012 (European Championship semi-final loss to Italy) or 2010 (World Cup semi-final loss to Spain) when we went out, the side that beat us were better than us. I'm delig...More..

Phelps takes morning off ahead of big night at trials
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Phelps takes morning off ahead of big night at trials

Olympic Team Trials with a meet record time of 3:58.98 (0.61 seconds off her world record), but not by the body lengths to which she's grown accustomed. "It was pretty hard to fall asleep last night". Ryan ...More..

UFC Sold for an Eye-Gouging $4 Billion
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

UFC Sold for an Eye-Gouging $4 Billion

In the official release issued on UFC.com this morning, White spoke more about why fans can rest assured that the sport is still in good hands. WME-IMG, who has been involved with UFC for many years, is foc...More..

Here's how John Oliver deals with his YouTube trolls
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Here's how John Oliver deals with his YouTube trolls

To hold viewers over while " Last Week Tonight " is off the air for two weeks, the HBO show posted a video of host John Oliver addressing viewer comments from YouTube . "Of course, no one sent me actual mail...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Dustin Johnson wins the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational

He played beautifully to card two consecutive rounds of 66 on Saturday and Sunday when few others were scoring well, allowing him to take advantage of Jason Day's disastrous finish. "It's the first time I've ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Giancarlo Stanton beats Frazier in All-Star Home Run Derby

The Derby has been a bracket-style competition for a few years and Stanton faces off against Seattle's Robinson Cano (+1000 to win the Derby) in Round 1 . Of course, Myers will have an extra boost of con...More..

Amanda Nunes Annihilates Miesha Tate To Win UFC Title
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Amanda Nunes Annihilates Miesha Tate To Win UFC Title

What can we expect to see in the main event? Also, the payouts between some fighters have now been skewed as a result of Jon Jones who caught a doping violation after testing positive for PEDS earlier this w...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Wayne Rooney: Players never lost faith in the boss

Monday night witnessed one of the most embarrassing nights in English football history as Iceland, the smallest nation to ever grace a major tournament, secured a shock 2-1 win in Nice. Glenn Hoddle, a former ...More..

Sam Allardyce's patience wears
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Sam Allardyce's patience wears "very thin" as Sunderland suffer in transfer market

Mark Noble also underlined his importance at the Hammers under Allardyce, winning his first Hammer of the Year award in the 61-year-old's first season in charge, and winning it once more during his tenure. As r...More..

Griezmann named player of the European Championship
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Griezmann named player of the European Championship

I admire the strength he has'. However, Ronaldo spent much of Sunday's match alongside Santos in the technical area giving the sort of encouragement to his team mates which is often lacking when he is playing...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Dede applauds Cristiano Ronaldo for winning EURO 2016

Portugal's sports press hailed the team with headlines including "Epic", "Eternal" and " Pride of Portugal ". They had a scare, however, in the 67th minute when Kingsley Coman's cross found Antoine Griezmann un...More..

Mercedes may have to review F1 line-up, says Red Bull's Horner
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Mercedes may have to review F1 line-up, says Red Bull's Horner

I am fighting for the world championship so we will keep fighting. Hamilton and Rosberg's rivalry is back under the microscope after their controversial last-lap collision in Austria , which has led to Me...More..

How to Fix Common Pokemon Go Issues
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

How to Fix Common Pokemon Go Issues

Trainers anxious that they might have caught the malicious version have a few options to attempt to eradicate the threat, researchers said, including checking the SHA256 hash of the downloaded APK and compare i...More..

Mercedes withdraws appeal against Nico Rosberg's Silverstone penalty
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Mercedes withdraws appeal against Nico Rosberg's Silverstone penalty

He received instructions from his team on how to work through the problem, but teams giving advise over the radio is against F1 rules. When asked if he was confident the communication was within the regulatio...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Black Lives Matter protests spread to Europe

Still others, untouched personally, watched from a distance in silence. The protest was about two recent killings of unarmed black men by police under circumstances suspicious enough that the officers' acti...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Kevin Durant says Russell Westbrook 'respected' decision to leave Thunder

It was in Oakland where the Warriors ended Durant's title dream in May, defeating Oklahoma City to complete a rally from 3-1 down to win the best-of-seven Western Conference semi-finals. One reason is simple ...More..

Rio Olympics 2016: USA women's gymnastics team includes Aly Raisman, Gabby Douglas
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Rio Olympics 2016: USA women's gymnastics team includes Aly Raisman, Gabby Douglas

Gabby Douglas , the 2012 Olympic all-around champion and member of the gold-medal-winning USA team at those Games, will be heading to Rio despite a rough performance at squad trials here. Felix started slow in...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Tim Duncan Officially Announces His Retirement From The NBA

The Miami Heat, the team Duncan faced in his last two NBA Finals trips in 2013 and 2014, called his career "amazing". Duncan is one of only three players to win the Wooden Award, NBA Rookie of the Year ,...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

5 reasons Kevin Durant will win 2016-17 NBA MVP

I'm out of my comfort zone . "That call to Oklahoma City was the hardest thing I've ever had to do in my life", he said. "That's always gonna be a part of who I am". "I don't feel like a bum", Barkley said. ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Murray to face Raonic in final

The only Canadian to ever advance to a Grand Slam singles final before Raonic was Westmount's Eugenie Bouchard, who lost the 2014 Wimbledon women's final 6-3, 6-2 to the Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova. I like ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Trail Blazers want Dwight Howard to join Chandler Parsons in Portland

However, the Grizzlies were always widely considered the heavy favorites to keep the nine-year veteran, who was drafted by Memphis with the fourth overall pick in 2007. Teams can negotiate with players at tha...More..

Britain's Andy Murray Defeats Canada's Milos Raonic In Wimbledon Final
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Britain's Andy Murray Defeats Canada's Milos Raonic In Wimbledon Final

It's been a rough few weeks for Britain, what with its vote to leave the European Union, the resulting drop of the pound's value, and the subsequent resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron, who was seated i...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Kevin Durant Officially Signs With Warriors, Talks Publicly For

Durant had plenty to say, but we've narrowed it down to the best quotes. On letting the Thunder know about his decision: "The call to Oklahoma City was the hardest thing I've had to do in my life". "They sh...More..

Amanda Nunes of South Florida-American Top Team wins UFC title
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Amanda Nunes of South Florida-American Top Team wins UFC title

Lesnar was leery in the first round of Hunt's knockout punching power, Hunt's trainers encouraging him by saying, "He felt the wind", after a missed big punch. First let's look at Jose Aldo and Frankie Edg...More..

UFC 200 Lives Up To The Hype; Lesnar And Nunes Win Big
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

UFC 200 Lives Up To The Hype; Lesnar And Nunes Win Big

Daniel Cormier , the innocent victim of the controversy surrounding Jon Jones's removal from the card, gained no new fans by grinding out Anderson Silva to a decision victory. Nunes, 28, becomes the UFC's fi...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Andy Murray Wins Second Wimbledon Title

The 29-year-old is the first Briton to secure multiple All England Club titles since Fred Perry in the 1930s and only the 12th man to win Wimbledon a few times. The normally aggressive Raonic blamed a passive...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Chandler Parsons To Grizzlies; Delly To The Bucks?

The Grizzlies are expected to "aggressively recruit" him as their No. 1 priority during free agency, but may be balking at a five-year offer which only they can make. Conley's deal marks the richest in Nation...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Spurs' Duncan calls time on NBA career

Heck, he won't even be attending his own retirement press conference. The 40-year-old totaled 26,496 points over his 19 seasons. Really, it's what we'd expect from the soft-spoken Duncan . His 19 year legacy g...More..

Euro 2016: Cristiano Ronaldo injured in finals
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Euro 2016: Cristiano Ronaldo injured in finals

It's true that we are all very disappointed. We played all the games to win this game. It was a bit different for Portugal . But they played in this way all the competition and, at the end, they won. Not to fr...More..

New deal - and loan move - for Ward
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

New deal - and loan move - for Ward

Wagner said: "I've spoken before about using the loan market to bring special talent to the club and Danny is another great example of this". Liverpool's decision to keep Ward in the fold means that Klopp s...More..

Payet targeted by Ronaldo fans -- in Iran
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Payet targeted by Ronaldo fans -- in Iran

Young players such as Joao Mario (23), Danilo (24), William Carvalho (24), Andre Gomes (22) and Renato Sanches (18) all became key figures in Portugal's campaign although Santos said he only found his ideal f...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Chris Sale, Johnny Cueto to start All-Star Game in San Diego

San Francisco Giants right-hander Johnny Cueto was named the National League starter by manager Terry Collins . Sale will take a 14-3 record and 3.38 ERA into the game. Collins, of the New York Mets, will c...More..

Barcelona vow to back Messi after 'personal attack'
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Barcelona vow to back Messi after 'personal attack'

Meanwhile, Barcelona's Superstar Messi told the media that he was completely unaware of all this issue and he and his father are innocent. It is the second campaign in support of Messi in the last two weeks...More..

Verstappen promoted to second at British Grand Prix
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Verstappen promoted to second at British Grand Prix

The withdrawal of the appeal also means Lewis Hamilton is just one point behind Rosberg heading to the Hungarian Grand Prix next week. A gearbox problem in the closing stages of the race saw Rosberg slo...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Hamilton wins third straight Formula One British Grand Prix

Rosberg was sanctioned over a breach of rules regulating radio communications after Mercedes advised him on how to deal with a gearbox problem that flared up in the final stages. Rosberg's team, Mercedes , h...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Serena won't be distracted by latest history bid

It was a handsome win for Williams, who landed her seventh singles title at Wimbledon after two Grand Slam finals earlier this year. "I don't look at the reward, I look at how to achieve it, and there was c...More..

See how they compare head of UFC 200 clash
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

See how they compare head of UFC 200 clash

With nine of her 12 victories coming by knockout, Nunes is a vicious striker but has been known to fade in the later rounds. Tate was bloodied and unsteady by the time Nunes sunk in a rear naked choke and end...More..

Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman named to U.S. Olympic gymnastics team
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman named to U.S. Olympic gymnastics team

She took much of 2013 off to recover from the ordeal of blossoming into an Olympic champion. She seemed prepared for heartache again at the U.S. Track and Field Olympic Trials. Tori Bowie and Deajah Stevens ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Who's Getting a Hometown Date on The Bachelorette?

Spoilers say that JoJo will eliminate James and Alex on this week's Bachelorette . How is this guy still in the running for JoJo's heart? JoJo's fourth hometown date is with Nashville-based musician a...More..

Olympic Games Golf Field Announced as Spieth Withdraws
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Olympic Games Golf Field Announced as Spieth Withdraws

Kuchar looks set to be joined by Bubba Watson, Rickie Fowler and Patrick Reed after the latter confirmed his intention to play on Sunday after the Scottish Open. Sixty male golfers - for whom Monday was the dea...More..

SEC announces list of student-athlete attendees for 2016 media days
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

SEC announces list of student-athlete attendees for 2016 media days

With Jeremy (Johnson), I think he developed more of a running ability than he did previous year. However, Auburn's defensive talents, particularly along the defensive line, should be strong enough to grant the ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Aly Raisman earns spot on US Olympic women's gymnastics team

Biles nailed near-perfect vaults twice at SAP Center. Hernandez's best event is the balance beam, a 45-second test of nerves that she treats like a workout on the beach. Simone Biles , Gabby Douglas, Aly Rais...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

D'Angelo Russell hits game-winner for Lakers after playing 'like s-'

Besides the rookies, it was a day for the sophomores to shine, especially Devin Booker, who is probably a bit overqualified for summer league games. Instead, two of Ingram's teammates stole the show. As for I...More..

Durant leaves contender for chance with Warriors
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Durant leaves contender for chance with Warriors

Jackson has been working as an analyst at ESPN , but according to Nichols will "attend camp" with the Warriors , which sounds a bit ambiguous. But the signing came at a huge cost, as Golden State had to par...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Spanish Club Want To Take Manchester United Star Juan Mata On Loan

United target Paul Pogba could sign a new contract with Juventus, his agent Mino Raiola has said. Newcastle United midfielder Moussa Sissoko is set to leave St. Juventus have treated Paul exceptionally well....More..