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Naomi Osaka vs Petra Kvitova, Australian Open 2019 final Naomi Osaka vs Petra Kvitova, Australian Open 2019 final
- Января 25, 2019

The 21-year-old star is continuing her breakout with an appearance in the Australian Open final, notching a semifinal win against Karolina Pliskova 6-2, 4-6, 6-4 on Wednesday night. The fired up Japanese also dominated on serve as she ended Pliskova's 10-match winning streak. She has made clear over the years she is not a huge fan of playing in stifling heat. (more...)
Oilers name Keith Gretzky interim GM, CEO assesses what needs to change Oilers name Keith Gretzky interim GM, CEO assesses what needs to change
- Января 25, 2019

Some Twitter users turned their focus to who will replace Chiarelli as the general manager of a team who sat 12th in the Western Conference after Tuesday's loss to the Red Wings. "But there's something in the water here in Edmonton that we don't have right and we've got to get that figured out". Fans couldn't help but criticize and over-analyze some of the unpopular moves Chiarelli made during his time in Edmonton . (more...)
Henry prepares for 'war' as pressure grows as Monaco Henry prepares for 'war' as pressure grows as Monaco
- Января 25, 2019

Monaco have suspended Thierry Henry from his management duties at club as they wait to make a final decision on the Frenchman's future. The Arsenal legend took the helm in the Principality just three months ago, following the dismissal of Leonardo Jardim , but he now looks set to leave the club after a dismal start to his tenure. (more...)
James Harden named starter in 2019 NBA All-Star Game James Harden named starter in 2019 NBA All-Star Game
- Января 25, 2019

The media ranked Simmons the third-best East guard , fans had him in fourth while players had the Australian fifth. Golden State's Stephen Curry and Houston's James Harden earned the guard spots in West balloting, with the Lakers' LeBron James , the Warriors' Kevin Durant and Oklahoma City's Paul George filling the frontcourt spots. (more...)
Japanese sponsor accused of 'whitewashing' tennis star Naomi Osaka Japanese sponsor accused of 'whitewashing' tennis star Naomi Osaka
- Января 23, 2019

Svitolina was not without her chances in the match and she, too, broke her opponent twice in the match, but Osaka was simply better. By the start of the second set, she knew she had control of the match, but she still had to be smart with her decision-making. (more...)
India can’t afford to take New Zealand lightly: Madan Lal India can’t afford to take New Zealand lightly: Madan Lal
- Января 23, 2019

Three Indian players feature in the Test team and four in the ODI team. Taylor, Martin Guptill, and captain Kane Williamson will be the key batsmen for New Zealand that takes on India in the five-match ODI series beginning on January 23. (more...)
Chiefs fire defensive coordinator Bob Sutton Chiefs fire defensive coordinator Bob Sutton
- Января 23, 2019

He was last a defensive coordinator for the Ravens in 2008 before taking over as head coach of the Jets in 2009. Spagnuolo is the former St. Louis Rams and New York Giants head coach. The Chiefs allowed a whopping 405.5 yards per game this season, which was second-worst in the NFL . Sutton was sacked Tuesday after the Chiefs fell to the Patriots 37-31 in the AFC Championship game, ending a season in which his defense was ranked 31st in the league and allowed 26.3 points per game. (more...)
Barcelona have the paperwork complete so Boateng can face Sevilla Barcelona have the paperwork complete so Boateng can face Sevilla
- Января 23, 2019

I can say the same: if the club made a decision to sign a sporting director, then I will agree with them". Emery, speaking ahead of Arsenal's FA Cup third round tie at home to Manchester United , said Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's men are a different proposition to the one they faced back in December. (more...)
South Africa bowl in second one-day worldwide South Africa bowl in second one-day worldwide
- Января 23, 2019

Pak vs SA 2nd ODI Live Cricket Score Streaming Online, Pakistan vs South Africa Live Cricket Score Streaming: Pakistan will be looking to increase their lead as they take on South Africa in the second ODI in Durban. "Any further clarification/updates have to go through the ICC", said Moosajee. Squad (for remaining three ODIs against Pakistan): Faf du Plessis (c), Hashim Amla, Quinton de Kock (wk), Beuran Hendricks , Reeza Hendricks, Imran Tahir, Aiden Markram, David Miller, Andile ... (more...)
Frenkie De Jong agrees to join Barca in £79m move Frenkie De Jong agrees to join Barca in £79m move
- Января 23, 2019

De Jong signs a five year contract, stretching until the end of the 2023/24 season. The Netherlands worldwide playmaker has scored three goals and bagged one assist in the Eredivisie this term, after picking up seven assists last season. (more...)
Never-say-die Nishikori into Australian Open quarters after five-set epic Never-say-die Nishikori into Australian Open quarters after five-set epic
- Января 23, 2019

The match lasted more than five hours on Monday, bringing Nishikori's total court time to almost 14 hours through the first four rounds of the tournament. Nishikori took a 2/0 lead in the tie-break, but Carreno Busta capitalised on three errors to recover. "I know my colleagues Jim Courier and Lleyton Hewitt, last night when they saw it, they thought the umpire made the right call". (more...)
Hazard still interested in Real Madrid but won't rule out Chelsea stay Hazard still interested in Real Madrid but won't rule out Chelsea stay
- Января 23, 2019

The Mirror reports that Zidane wanted to sign Hazard when the Frenchman was the Real Madrid manager but could not get a deal over the line. However, he refused to move from London to Manchester even if we are managed by former Real Madrid man Zidane . (more...)
Danielle Collins embarrasses Angelique Kerber in Aus Open fourth round Danielle Collins embarrasses Angelique Kerber in Aus Open fourth round
- Января 23, 2019

Kerber, coming off four wins at the Hopman Cup in Perth, was considered a big chance off lifting the Australian Open trophy for the second time. Five-time major victor Sharapova claimed her biggest scalp since completing a drugs ban in 2017 when she rolled Wozniacki in round three and looked on track to carry the momentum forward. (more...)
Serena Williams shares most relatable mums moment, ever Serena Williams shares most relatable mums moment, ever
- Января 23, 2019

While Williams stayed calm, highly-rated German fourth seed Alexander Zverev lost the plot against Canadian Milos Raonic, crashing 6-1, 6-1, 7-6 (7-5) and demolishing a racquet in a massive meltdown. She said the big-serving Czech seventh seed was simply too good on the crunch points and she had learned lessons from the experience. The seven-time Australian Open champion nonetheless played down her form heading into the final eight. (more...)
Milos Raonic making easy work out of hard draw at Australian Open Milos Raonic making easy work out of hard draw at Australian Open
- Января 23, 2019

World number four Alexander Zverev crashed out of the Australian Open on Monday, but not before he completely smashed his racquet in Melbourne. Zverev, who won last year's ATP Finals and is the current world No 4, has only ever reached one grand slam quarter-final. (more...)
MillerCoors losing naming rights to Miller Park after 2020 season MillerCoors losing naming rights to Miller Park after 2020 season
- Января 23, 2019

The company's offer to the Brewers was reportedly "incredibly rich", according to the Milwaukee Business Journal, a WTMJ news partner . The Brewers have scheduled a 2:00 p.m. "This is a significant commitment that reflects American Family's growing presence in Milwaukee , as well as their support of the Brewers". "We have a long history with the Brewers that goes back to American Family Night at County Stadium, some signage in the parking lot", said Jack Salzwedel , CEO of American ... (more...)
Danielle Collins Stuns Kerber, Barty, Kvitova Advance in Australian Open
- Января 23, 2019

I think she played one of her best matches, to be honest. She believes she deserves to be on this stage and expects to win her matches no matter how deeply into the draw they take place. 17-year-old Amanda Anisimova, after a brilliant victory over Lesya Tsurenko and Arina Sobolenko were defeated by the famous Petra Kvitova . "She was never going to go away". (more...)
Not A Long Wait For Adam At Desert Classic Not A Long Wait For Adam At Desert Classic
- Января 23, 2019

By any stretch, it was a successful week for the Canadian, who shot a 65, 66 and 65 to put himself in contention on the final day of play. Last season I got exhausted because I didn't expect to play that much golf and I didn't train for it. (more...)
Lydia Ko shares the lead at Event of Champions Lydia Ko shares the lead at Event of Champions
- Января 23, 2019

Brooke Henderson of Canada was poised to make it a three-way tie at the top until she made bogey on the par-3 closing hole for a 69, leaving her one shot behind. We really made a goal this year to stay consistent and take it shot by shot and see how this year goes. I'm still working through (swing changes) during my round, and I still have to think about my swing. (more...)
Darren McFadden Arrested For DWI At Whataburger Drive-Thru Darren McFadden Arrested For DWI At Whataburger Drive-Thru
- Января 22, 2019

Sources told TMZ Sports that McFadden was found asleep behind the wheel of a 2019 GMC Yukon in the drive-thru of a McKinney Whataburger location. Darren McFadden #20 of the Dallas Cowboys runs against the New York Jets during the first quarter at AT&T Stadium on December 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas . (more...)