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Kei Nishikori pulls out of Australian Open, Latest Tennis News Kei Nishikori pulls out of Australian Open, Latest Tennis News
- Декабря 31, 2019

Nishikori - who has made four Australian Open quarter-finals - has not played since he fell to Australian Alex de Minaur in the third round of the US Open in August and had surgery on his elbow in the off-season. The right-hander crowned an unlikely comeback by winning the Antwerp singles title, prompting his peers to vote him the ATP Tour's comeback player of the year. (more...)
EPL: Aubameyang set to leave Arsenal EPL: Aubameyang set to leave Arsenal
- Декабря 31, 2019

Arsenal and Tottenham have been linked with a January move for RB Leipzig defender Dayot Upamecano. Aubameyang was handed the captain's armband in a bid to keep him committed, but the Gunners now sit in 12th place. "That's what we said to Arsenal's club boss Raul Sanllehi and sports director Edu Gaspar - as well as the new coach Mikel Arteta ". And according to the Independent, Aubameyang is not happy with Arsenal's form this season and wants to leave for a new challenge. (more...)
Ben Stokes' golden year ends with OBE honour Ben Stokes' golden year ends with OBE honour
- Декабря 31, 2019

All-rounder Stokes was made an OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) after scoring an unbeaten 84 as England's men won the World Cup for the first time by edging out New Zealand in a dramatic final at Lord's in July before his brilliant 135 not out secured a stunning one-wicket victory in the third Ashes Test against Australia at Headingley six weeks later. (more...)
Serena Williams And LeBron James Named Athletes of the Decade Serena Williams And LeBron James Named Athletes of the Decade
- Декабря 31, 2019

She is also the oldest woman to win a Grand Slam singles trophy and despite the complication during the birth of her daughter, defied the odds to come back on court stronger than ever. Not only does she inspire and make history on the court though because nearly everything Serena does is new. "But then I have to, like, remember that:" You are Serena Williams! 2020 may be her a year ago in the sport. (more...)
2019-20 Game Thread: Knicks @ Nets 2019-20 Game Thread: Knicks @ Nets
- Декабря 31, 2019

Spencer Dinwiddie isn't too concerned about losing to the Knicks , citing how the Nets had a historically bad shooting night. "Missing shots, we had a lot of open threes ... The Nets hadn't performed since Saturday and could not shake off their vacation rust. Prior to that, he also lit up the score board against the Washington Wizards , dropping a season-high 35 points and five rebounds last Tuesday. (more...)
Manchester United to hold off Christian Eriksen transfer until the summer Manchester United to hold off Christian Eriksen transfer until the summer
- Декабря 31, 2019

The Danish worldwide has entered the final few months of his contract at Spurs and is believed to have informed the club that he has no intention of signing an extension to his deal, Eriksen having indicated a desire for a new challenge after six-and-a-half years with the North London side. (more...)
Antonio Brown Has Message For New Orleans Saints Fans Antonio Brown Has Message For New Orleans Saints Fans
- Декабря 31, 2019

It will be yet another playoff clash between the two NFC rivals, the two most notable being the Saints' NFC championship game win following the 2009 season and the Saints' gut-wrenching loss in a divisional game following the 2017 season. "I know the city shuts down for Saints games", said Vikings rookie tight end Irv Smith Jr., who grew up in the city and played in the Sugar Bowl during his sophomore year at Alabama. (more...)
Happy Holidays - Jrue, Justin and Aaron make NBA history Happy Holidays - Jrue, Justin and Aaron make NBA history
- Декабря 31, 2019

While Justin Holiday , 30, and Jrue, 29, are about 14 months apart, Aaron is 23. Justin has bounced around more, having played for seven different teams over seven seasons. Shawn Holiday and the boys' sister Lauren estimated there are roughly 30 family members and friends in attendance in New Orleans on Saturday. JJ Redick scored 15 and Lonzo Ball 13, hitting four of eight 3-point shots as he continues to gain comfort with his new shooting motion this season. (more...)
Dolphins cornerback Xavien Howard is arrested for domestic battery Dolphins cornerback Xavien Howard is arrested for domestic battery
- Декабря 30, 2019

Howard then dropped her, and she fell to the ground atop Howard's crutches. The police report from Davie, Florida, in suburban Fort Lauderdale said the argument became physical when Howard grabbed his fiance's arm and pushed her against a mirrored glass in the hallway of their bedroom. (more...)
Texas A&M gets comeback victory, UNC rolls Temple Texas A&M gets comeback victory, UNC rolls Temple
- Декабря 30, 2019

Mond cut to the right to avoid a couple of defenders and outran everyone else. The Cowboys (8-5) went for it on fourth-and-1 from the Texas A&M 34 on their next possession, but Spencer Sanders was stopped for no gain. Oklahoma State-Texas A&M was the only of the three to have concluded by the time the College Football Playoff kicked off on December 28. They had a 14-0 lead at one point in the first half. (more...)
Bold Predictions for Alamo Bowl vs Texas Bold Predictions for Alamo Bowl vs Texas
- Декабря 30, 2019

According to the latest oddsmakers, Utah is the clear favorite in this game, as the Utes are getting odds of -7 points against Texas. This information is subject to change, however, so be sure to check out our NCAAF Public Betting Page for updated figures on the game. (more...)
Giants' Pat Shurmur makes no excuses: 'This is a wins business' Giants' Pat Shurmur makes no excuses: 'This is a wins business'
- Декабря 30, 2019

After all, he inherited a team that had gone 3-13 in 2017, one with an aging Eli Manning under center and one that had just fired rookie head coach Ben McAdoo, who floundered a year after going 11-5. Doing the same thing repeatedly and expecting different results is literally the definition of insanity. Whoever takes over this team will have a wealth of young talent to work with that now have some legitimate experience. (more...)
Koala chugs cyclist's water amid heatwave in Australia Koala chugs cyclist's water amid heatwave in Australia
- Декабря 30, 2019

A heartwarming clip of a Koala sipping water in the middle of the road has gone viral. The assessment of the situation facing Australia's koalas comes as its government drew criticism for a badly timed tourism campaign costing Aus$15 million ($10.5 million, €9.4 million). (more...)
Four standouts from Titans' 35-14 win over Texans Four standouts from Titans' 35-14 win over Texans
- Декабря 30, 2019

Houston will host the Buffalo Bills next weekend. What's at stake: The Titans can clinch the AFC's No. 6 seed with a win or losses by the Steelers and Colts. If there is no chance for the Texans to improve their playoff positioning on Sunday in Week 17 then it is understandable to not play Deshaun Watson and company for the entire game. (more...)
Bruce Allen ‘no longer’ a Washington Redskin Bruce Allen ‘no longer’ a Washington Redskin
- Декабря 30, 2019

A new head coach is not the only change the Washington Redskins will make, as they also plan to remove Bruce Allen from his role running the team . With the Panthers, Rivera earned a reputation in his first two seasons for being conservative. But in 2013, he changed tactics and became known as "Riverboat Ron" for what others called gambling on specific playcalls; he referred to the decisions as "calculated risks". (more...)
Kings rally late, dump Sharks in OT Kings rally late, dump Sharks in OT
- Декабря 30, 2019

The Flyers saw a four-game winning come to an end when they were thoroughly dominated in San Jose, losing to the Sharks 6-1. The Ducks will enter Sunday's game off an energetic 4-3 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights on Friday that was not as close as the score might indicate. (more...)
Bolts Conclude 2019 with 31-21 Loss Against Chiefs Bolts Conclude 2019 with 31-21 Loss Against Chiefs
- Декабря 30, 2019

Next they needed to Miami Dolphins to do the same, which they did with a clutch, last-second win over the New England Patriots . "We got a shot next week at all of that". "The main thing is we get work done, but we rest up and get ready for whoever we might play". The Dolphins were able to pull off the upset, which means Kansas City gets the No. (more...)
Haaland: Man United put off by Raiola's sell-on fee demands Haaland: Man United put off by Raiola's sell-on fee demands
- Декабря 30, 2019

Dortmund said the Bundesliga club had "notified Haaland's current employer to meet all the contractual conditions necessary for a transfer in good time" ahead of the transfer window opening. "Despite many offers from the very top clubs across Europe, Erling Haaland has chosen the sporting challenge at BVB (Dortmund)", chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke said in a statement. (more...)
Notre Dame Shut Down Iowa State In The Camping World Bowl Notre Dame Shut Down Iowa State In The Camping World Bowl
- Декабря 30, 2019

Indiana, who was up by 17 in the second half, fell apart thanks to a 15-2 run and later a 10-0 run by the Irish to go up by as much a four, with just four minutes left in the game. "That's kind of when we made the final decision that probably wasn't the best interest for him and certainly for us to be at full strength", Campbell said. (more...)
Kohli delivers after Pollard and Pooran blitz as India win series Kohli delivers after Pollard and Pooran blitz as India win series
- Декабря 30, 2019

He punched the first ball he faced from Paul to the cover boundary and, in a pivotal 48th over from left-arm speedster Sheldon Cottrell that leaked 15 runs, top-edged a pull for six over long leg before whipping the next delivery to the midwicket boundary. (more...)