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Williams sisters on course for Wimbledon final showdown

It felt like it's never a given, she could have easily won that match as well, so I'm just grateful. If you're Serena Williams, I guess that happens a lot. Since then, she has lost in the first week at a major 14 times, yet never doubted her abilit...

Gareth Bale: 'Euro 2016 semi-final not me versus Cristiano Ronaldo'

The stage, fittingly enough, could hardly be bigger. They meet in Lyon on Wednesday, Wales' first semi-final at a major tournament. "I don't suppose there will be any love lost on the evening". Once in France , it defied expectations by finishin...

Manic Monday: Wimbledon's Week 2 starts with 16 R4 matches

Jiri Vesely. Kyrgios saved two of the set points with monster serves, but surrendered the set with a forehand volley into the net. "I was really crying, " she said. Tennis was once ruled by the "Big Four" - Djokovic, Federer, Murray and Rafael Na...

Kvyat starts from pit lane at Austrian GP

Polesitter Lewis Hamilton added: "I can't speak on behalf of all the drivers but from me looking at it, those yellow curbs are quite risky". With Max Verstappen eking out his one-stop strategy to secure a second place finish behind Lewis Hamilton ...

Serena Williams learns smashing a racket at Wimbledon will cost you $10000

Obviously I'm happy she's won. Williams, aiming to equal Steffi Graf's Open Era record of 22 Grand Slam titles, fell behind McHale but escaped 6-7 (7), 6-2, 6-4 in two hours and 29 minutes. "I've been through a lot in my career, on the court and of...

Knicks, Mavericks, Nets, Hawks & Pelicans Interested in Signing Kent Bazemore

Bazemore's free agency case is a complex one, as in all likelihood, as Lowe alludes to, it's tied in to the decisions of multiple other players and teams. telling them he didn't get his name called four years ago. According to ESPN.com, they are now ...

Athletes cleared by IAAF can compete under Russian flag in Rio: Bach

The 20 delegates at Tuesday's emergency summit - drawn from the IOC, leading sports federations, National Olympic Committees and the World Anti-Doping Agency - decided the IOC will take "further far-reaching measures to ensure a level playing field...

Elie Wiesel, Holocaust survivor and Nobel... 8min

He managed to stay with his father for most of the war as they worked at an Auschwitz sub-camp and were transferred to the Buchenwald camp in Germany in early 1945. " Wiesel is a messenger to mankind", the Nobel citation said. Silence encourages t...

Old Hollywood Queen Olivia De Havilland Is Having Fun With Turning 100

The two-time Oscar victor and five-time Academy Award nominee came to embody the elegant glamour of the silver screen in the 1930s and 1940s. Gone With the Wind is, of course, still one of the most beloved movies of all-time and, adjusted for inf...

Grades: Hornets keep Nicolas Batum with five-year, $120M deal

The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the deal can not be signed until July 7. Charlotte acquired Batum last summer in a trade with Portland, where he spent his first seven seasons. Batum was one of the top "attainable" wings on this s...

Trump fires back at US Chamber of Commerce

He says the GOP has a "great shot" at holding its slim Senate majority in the November election. "And I don't mean just a little bit better, I mean a lot better", Trump said in Pennsylvania. "That simply hasn't been decided yet", Schrimpf said Wedn...

Olympic champ vows to take icy plunge if Iceland win Euros

In the wake of arguably England's most embarrassing footballing failure, Roy Hodgson has already stepped down from his role as head coach after recording just three wins in his three tournaments as England boss. "That's because they have a lot of b...

Volkswagen believes it can fix 85000 polluting US vehicles

Volkswagen has admitted that the 2-litre diesels were programmed to turn on emissions controls during government lab tests and turn them off while on the road. Volkswagen must fix or buy back 85 percent of the 4.75 lakh vehicles by June 2019 or fac...

U.S. falls 1-0 to Colombia, finishes fourth at Copa America

Despite a second loss of the tournament to Colombia , it was a much improved performance after their hopeless efforts against Argentina in Wednesday's semi-final. The consistency led to familiarity between players, and they flourished. Midfielders...

MRI confirms Nationals' Strasburg has upper-back strain

In fact, Syndergaard was just recently lit up by the Washington Nationals yesterday before leaving the game in the fourth inning. Giolito is the No. Giolito, during the rain delay before the game, visited Dusty Baker's office on multiple occasion...

National Basketball Association free agency 2016 :Top free agents

Throughout the 2015-16 National Basketball Association season, Cleveland's LeBron James and Golden State's Draymond Green provided behind-the-scenes access and insight into what was happening on and off the court with a series of UNINTERRUPTED vi...

Urias Wins His First, Dodgers edge Brewers 6-5

Brewers RH Chase Anderson (4-7, 5.13) The 19-year-old Urias will soon be pulled from the rotation as the Dodgers want to limit his innings. He went seven outstanding scoreless innings and delivered once again on short notice after Stephen Strasbu...

Germany beats Slovakia 3-0 to make Euro 2016 quarterfinals

A 2-0 win over Ukraine was an expected result, before a rather relaxed stalemate with the other group favourite Poland. "Boateng and [Mats] Hummels won nearly every challenge, they were focused, they helped build the play and then Boateng scored the ...

Defending champ Serena Williams at Wimbledon ready to play

The 29-year-old Serbian is not easily satisfied though. "I've always tried to avoid surgeries as much as possible just 'cause I always felt like it was definitely not the thing you want to do as a professional athlete", Federer said. "Every time I ...

Wales tops Northern Ireland, reaches Euro 2016 quarterfinals

He felt Wales were too emotionally involved in their group stage defeat to England and his fears of a similar showing proved valid during the first half - their passing was rushed and overly direct as an intensively well-drilled Northern Ireland ...

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Lionel Messi vs Ecuador OR Cristiano Ronaldo vs Sweden

Speaking afterwards, Messi said: 'There was always the fear of coming here to play. 'It would have been insane not to be in the World Cup. Despite going a goal down in the v...

Tim Cahill-led Australia sees off fearless Syria

Australia will next month face the fourth-placed team from the Concacaf section - now Panama - across two legs for a place at the World Cup. In the second leg against Australi...

Dodgers sweep away D-backs, advance to NLCS

First #postseason homer for @ Cody_Bellinger? The Chicago Cubs edged ahead of the Washington Nationals 2-1 in their NLDS, courtesy of a 2-1 win. Later on, Bellinger was at...

Warner compares Guwahati track to English wickets

The left-armer became the first man to remove Virat Kohli for a duck in a T20 when he caught and bowled the India skipper off an nearly identical delivery. Glenn Maxwell, 5. M...

Sen. Dianne Feinstein announces she's running for reelection

Feinstein, the oldest USA senator, was first elected to the chamber in 1992, in a special election. But in an era of all-out ideological resistance to the Trump presidency, she ha...

Colombia clash brings India's best chance to open account

Now comes Colombia. And maybe the slightest hint of progress? One less goal conceded than against U.S. or even one scored? The team, promised coach Luis Norton de Matos, will ...

Google to Provide Emergency Cell Service to Puerto Rico Via Balloons

Google's balloons received approval to fly over Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands for up to six months, according to the FCC note. After Hurricane Maria made landfall and d...

Heynckes set to succeed Ancelotti at crisis-hit Bayern

The 72-year-old has been named as manager until the end of the season, in his FOURTH spell back at the Bundesliga giants. "There is a great deal of trust between Jupp Heynckes ...

AIFF to make logistical arrangements for parents of U-17 boys

India will play all of their matches at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi . India have been draw in Group A of the Federation Internationale de Football Association U...

Three killed as militants attack airport security camp in Indian-controlled Kashmir

He said one militant was killed at the gate while two managed to get inside the camp. Security personnel sealed all possible escape routes as Army commandos, the BSF , the Centr...

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Miami Dolphins v New Orleans Saints on TV?

Miami Dolphins v New Orleans Saints on TV?

Drew Brees before a snap during the New Orleans Saints' win over the Miami Dolphins in London . When reminded that his Dolphins went 1-4 a year ago before rallying to make...

Rohit Sharma Topples MS Dhoni & Sachin Tendulkar on Way to Peak 6000

Rohit Sharma Topples MS Dhoni & Sachin Tendulkar on Way to Peak 6000

They would have wanted to gain some momentum with another victory ahead of the three-match Twenty20 series, starting on Saturday, but a clinical performance from India barely gav...

"It freakin' sucks" says one Cardinal while watching Cubs celebrate

Louis Cardinals' Paul DeJong of a potential game-tying home run with two outs in the 11th inning to preserve a one-run lead during a baseball game Thursday, Sept. Davis, who had ...

Man United focused on winning Champions League — Henrikh Mkhitaryan

Fellaini is still feeling the effects of a heavy challenge from Southampton's Shane Long over the weekend with Carrick also joining him on the sidelines. "And we are going to hav...

Penn State survives road test at Iowa on final play

Penn State survives road test at Iowa on final play

His previous career best was 207. During the preseason, Huff said Penn State's coaches asked themselves a question: "How can we not allow teams to eliminate arguably the best p...