I have point to prove to Chelsea boss Conte, admits Cesc Fabregas

Antonio Conte was relieved to see his side progress to the fourth round after such a hard-fought cup tie, and singled out his midfielder for special praise after the game . "I think it's fantastic". He added: "This is a big game between two big ri... More..

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by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Quintana on brink of winning Vuelta

The 35-year-old is enjoying an Indian Summer in terms of his career with stage wins this year on four major races including the Criterium du Dauphine and the Tour de France. Friday's individual time trial repre...More..

Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas says he never considered leaving the club
by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas says he never considered leaving the club

The Gunners are without a win in their last nine league games against Chelsea and, amazingly, have failed to score in their last six league games against them. It's normal when you are in a team like Chels...More..

Sacramento mayor tackles protester who hit him with pie
by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Sacramento mayor tackles protester who hit him with pie

The mayor struck back and tackled Thompson. One photo shows the moments after suspect Sean Thompson admittedly threw the pie in Johnson's face. He was arrested on a felony charge of assaulting a public offi...More..

Sunderland could feel the heat against Palace - Pardew
by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Sunderland could feel the heat against Palace - Pardew

Pardew said it was a matter of time before winger Andros Townsend, who joined Palace from Newcastle United in July, regained his place in the England squad. The German added that the two upcoming home games aga...More..

Jason Day withdraws from another playoff event
by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Jason Day withdraws from another playoff event

That's obviously the position we want to be in". He saved par from six feet at the final hole to post a seven-under 133 halfway total, and ended the day one stroke ahead of fellow American Kevin Chappell (68)...More..

by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

500-Million Yahoo! Accounts Hacked

Yahoo! , as you well remember, is in the process of being bought out by Verizon Communications (VZ). The person asked for anonymity to discuss internal findings. Verizon said it would evaluate what it will do n...More..

by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Jose Mourinho hits out at critics in defiant interview

After a promising start to the league season when they notched three victories on the trot, United faltered in their first major test of the season at home against city rivals Manchester City succumbing to a 2...More..

Jose Mourinho's message to players ahead of Watford v Man Utd
by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Jose Mourinho's message to players ahead of Watford v Man Utd

The Red Devils will attempt to bounce back from consecutive defeats against Manchester City and Feyenoord when they kick off against the Hornets at 12pm on Sunday. I look to this game with proper eyes, I change...More..

No reason given as Fury-Klitschko called off again
by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

No reason given as Fury-Klitschko called off again

The 28-year-old champion - who sensationally took the title off long-time holder Klitschko last year - had already postponed the fight once this year because of an ankle injury. Tyson is understandably devastat...More..

by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Swansea eye City shock to halt worrying slide

A FIFA spokesperson said: "We can confirm that a decision regarding the application made by the Football Association to the sub-committee of the players' status committee for approval of the global transfer of ...More..

by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Rockies' bullpen crumbles in 7-4 loss to 1st-place Dodgers

Kazmir is activated off the disabled list to make his first major league start since August 22. Utley fumbled the ball, but then made a ridiculous recovery and flipped the ball somehow to first baseman Adria...More..

Wentz long way from matching Big Ben's rookie season
by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Wentz long way from matching Big Ben's rookie season

Sunday's game will not bring enough answers. Formations are considerably more complicated than even 10 years ago, when guys like Ben Roethlisberger, Eli Manning and Phillip Rivers were entering the league. "I t...More..

Adrian Peterson to undergo surgery, could return in 2016
by | Friday, September 23, 2016

Adrian Peterson to undergo surgery, could return in 2016

Peterson suffered a torn ACL and MCL in his right knee late in the 2011 season, but returned the following year to rush for a career-high 2,097 yards. One speculated that a fix for such an injury would keep Pet...More..

by | Friday, September 23, 2016

Giants' bullpen fails again in 2-1 loss to Dodgers

He gets the benefit of the doubt, while someone like Puig gets blasted for not acting in an "acceptable manner" after making a great play or hitting a home run . This one wasn't close after the first. Neithe...More..

by | Friday, September 23, 2016

Rosberg wins in Singapore to lead championship

Over the 2013 weekend-the absolute peak of Red Bull's four years of dominance-he was the only driver who came close to Sebastian Vettel over a single lap, before coming within 0.007 seconds of pole position the...More..

Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson hit in face with pie at event
by | Friday, September 23, 2016

Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson hit in face with pie at event

Bryce Heinlein, a Sacramento police spokesman, told CNN . Thompson, 32, was arrested and charged with assaulting a public official, a felony, as well as misdemeanor battery on school property. According to ...More..

Manchester City star Silva set to miss Bournemouth match
by | Friday, September 23, 2016

Manchester City star Silva set to miss Bournemouth match

It will be a hard game though, we're going to have to be at the very top of our game and they may have to have a day where they don't perform so well, if those two things happen then we have a chance". The club...More..

by | Friday, September 23, 2016

Pep Guardiola: 'Bournemouth the best side we've faced this season'

We were penned in our half and it's very hard for your creative players when that's the case - and I'd include all our attacking players in that. Bournemouth are the best team we have played in our five matches...More..

by | Thursday, September 22, 2016

Players 'shocked' by 'nasty' Jose Mourinho criticism

Michael Carrick opened the scoring with an excellent shot early in the first half but Northampton responded by coming out of their shell and taking the game to United. The game is live on Sky Sports 1 tonight. ...More..

by | Thursday, September 22, 2016

Washington's Josh Norman to shadow Giants' Odell Beckham in Week 3

This time around, the Giants believe their star receiver is better equipped to handle any extracurricular jabs sent his way. Giants QB Eli Manning has completed 73.9 percent of his passes with 3 touchdowns ...More..

McNair gives Moyes reason to smile again
by | Thursday, September 22, 2016

McNair gives Moyes reason to smile again

The Black Cats face QPR in the third round of the League Cup. Paddy McNair, Donald Love, Mika, Jason Denayer and John O'Shea need game time but if they don't feature in the manager's plans for Saturday then, ...More..

by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Ellie Cole takes Gold after eight long days in Rio

After Sophie Wells' grade IV success on Wednesday, Baker won the grade II championship test on Cabral with a score of 73.400 per cent. Kimura is the only Japanese athlete to win more than one medal at the Rio...More..

by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Romelu Lukaku: Everton trying to keep striker - Ronald Koeman

Everton old-boy Steven Naismith opened the scoring for the Championship high-flyers in the first-half before Josh Murphy added a fine second mid-way through the second-half. But unfortunately for manager Ron...More..

Man Utd see Real Madrid midfielder Isco as viable target
by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Man Utd see Real Madrid midfielder Isco as viable target

Manchester United are reportedly keen on signing one of Real Madrid's out-of-favour stars in the next transfer window. Isco has fallen down the pecking order during Zinedine Zidane's tenure. Tottenham Hotsp...More..

by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Zeldin under fire for tweet connecting bombing suspect to National Football League quarterback

Each of the organizations will address social issues and racial inequality, something that Kaepernick has spotlighted by refusing to stand for the national anthem prior to the 49ers' last six games. What makes ...More..

by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Wentz, Eagles Drop Bears To 0-2

The Bears, meanwhile, are in danger of seeing their season slip away. It was gorgeous to watch for a 23-year-old kid in his second career start and first ever game on the road. The Seattle Times WSU loses the c...More..

Bosox build on AL East lead
by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Bosox build on AL East lead

He lasted just 2 1/3 innings, giving up four runs, eight hits and no walks while recording no strikeouts in what would end up being a 7-5 Sox win. And following Dustin Pedroia's RBI single with one out in the f...More..

UFC President Shines A Light On Ronda Rousey's Future
by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

UFC President Shines A Light On Ronda Rousey's Future

She's one of the few women to fight at 145 pounds, and as recently as a few days ago UFC president Dana White said there were no plans to add this division . In the above fight blog video (at the 7:00 mark) yo...More..

by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Alabama Comeback Topples Ole Miss

If you can't beat them, maybe Vanderbilt should join Georgia Tech in running an option type attack. I will never have a pinch of the football knowledge possessed by Bama OC Lane Kiffin, but some of his calls ...More..

by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Panthers QB Newton back on field for practice after big hits

This is a contact sport". The San Francisco 49ers vs the LA Rams Monday night was truly a game for the purists and by that I don't mean it was a veritable chess match between two coaches, I mean you would hav...More..

by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Derby County 0 Liverpool 3: Coutinho shines in cup cruise

Jurgen Klopp on Joel Matip. Finally, tonight's game comes the day after Derby County legend Gordon Guthrie died, aged 86. With the Reds cruising, Klopp chose to preserve Henderson and throw on Emre Can as...More..

Steelers' revamped secondary clamps down on Bengals in win
by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Steelers' revamped secondary clamps down on Bengals in win

Williams has found the fountain of football youth. The Steelers didn't consistently control the line of scrimmage as they did a week ago at Washington and left tackle Alejandro Villanueva had some issues, but...More..

Cyber hackers publish medical data for Farah, Nadal and Rose
by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Cyber hackers publish medical data for Farah, Nadal and Rose

Farah became only the second man to retain the 5,000 and 10,000 metres Olympic titles at the Rio de Janeiro Games last month while compatriot Rose won the first gold medal in golf for 112 years. They also show ...More..

by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

With some gas stations dry, pipeline works to send more fuel

North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory temporarily waived hours of service restrictions for fuel vehicles on September 15. The states first priority continues to be ensuring that adequate fuel is available for...More..

by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Arsenal welcome back Gabriel as Ramsey stays sidelined

Denmark global Bendtner is renowned for being high on self-confidence but the 28-year-old conceded his career had not gone the way he had hoped. "Of course he has a point to prove. He said: "We obviously have...More..

Aitor Karanka tells Middlesbrough players to relish facing the best
by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Aitor Karanka tells Middlesbrough players to relish facing the best

Asked what he is doing at the club different to how they operated before, Koeman said: "The intensity in training is higher than it was". "It's an important game for him on Saturday because I know his past, s...More..

by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Team North America beats Finland at World Cup of Hockey

True to his word, the North America captain set up the game's first goal on a gorgeous play where he blew past a pedestrian Pavel Datsyuk and then feathered a backhand pass on the waiting stick of Auston Matthe...More..

Houston Texans: 5 players with stock on the rise
by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Houston Texans: 5 players with stock on the rise

Revamped during the offseason, Houston brought in a new starting quarterback (Brock Osweiler), a new starting running back (Lamar Miller), and drafted wideout Will Fuller in the first round of the 2016 draft to...More..

Jonathan Stewart to miss at least one game with bad hamstring
by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Jonathan Stewart to miss at least one game with bad hamstring

He rushed for 64 yards on 15 carries in Week 1 vs. the Denver Broncos. That would have been Cameron Artis-Payne . Offensive coordinator Mike Shula said the Panthers would likely handle the running back carri...More..

by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Klopp building something special at Liverpool, says Wijnaldum

Chelsea's title defense was a big failure it was the worst title defense in Premier League history they finished 10th after winning the title a year. Jürgen Klopp has said it was nearly impossible to improve ...More..

by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Midfielder Alli extends Spurs contract

Speaking in an interview with the club's website after they announced his new deal on Monday, September 19, Alli said he is still coming to terms with his explosive rise in the game. His form, unsurprisingly, e...More..

by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Wawrinka beats Djokovic in four sets to win US Open

Wawrinka had only won four of his last 11 matches against top 10 players but after demolishing Djokovic at Roland Garros past year, he said he never doubted his chances. He also extended his streak of consecuti...More..

by | Monday, September 19, 2016

Murray brothers keep British Davis Cup hopes alive

After a disappointing opening day at home, brothers Andy and Jamie Murray teamed to get Great Britain on the board against Argentina with a 6-1, 3-6, 6-4, 6-4 victory over Juan Martin del Potro and Leonardo...More..

Rosberg grabs pole position for Singapore GP
by | Monday, September 19, 2016

Rosberg grabs pole position for Singapore GP

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany steers his auto during the qualifying session for the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix on the Marina Bay City Circuit Singapore , Saturday, Sept. While it isn't quite...More..

Texans different team than in playoff loss to Chiefs
by | Monday, September 19, 2016

Texans different team than in playoff loss to Chiefs

To get the better of KC Sunday, I think the pace of the offense needs to speed up. And it only took a few plays for Texans to prove this would not be like the Wild Card Game, when the Chiefs, now 1-1, were ab...More..

by | Monday, September 19, 2016

Djokovic wins odd US Open SF after Monfils' 'strategy' fails

So Monfils transformed back into his entertaining, athletic self. The ultimate outcome was only briefly in the balance, though. Stan Wawrinka , of Switzerland, reacts after winning the third set against Ke...More..

Cilic fires Croatia into Davis Cup final
by | Monday, September 19, 2016

Cilic fires Croatia into Davis Cup final

He took command in the second set, securing consecutive breaks and holding for a 5-1 lead. Croatia sealed their ticket to the Davis Cup final after Marin Cilic's three-set win over Richard Gasquet on Sunday...More..

Eagles plan to take a stand on 'MNF'
by | Monday, September 19, 2016

Eagles plan to take a stand on 'MNF'

But according to Jenkins they are not sure what to do. Eagles Head Coach Doug Pederson: "You know, I tell you what their pass rushers on the outside Young, Acho and guys like that on the outside. "It has ...More..

by | Monday, September 19, 2016

Saints cornerback Williams carted off with neck injury

Those are things that pretty much never happen in the NFL. The Giants and Saints have met each other 28 times. Saints cornerback P.J. Williams got kneed in the head by Giants tight end Larry Donnell while m...More..