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Feb 19 2017

Qatar Open: Karolina Pliskova beats Caroline Wozniacki in final

Today the Czech player was flawless and won in 80 minutes, conquering her second title this season after Brisbane and the eight in career. "I have a coach now which w...

Feb 19 2017

Too early to talk about Chelsea double - Conte

Antonio Conte insisted he has faith in his entire squad after fielding a number of fringe players in the 2-0 FA Cup fifth round win over Wolves. Conte said Wolves prese...

Feb 18 2017

Manchester City's Gabriel Jesus may not return this season - Pep Guardiola

The Argentinian has failed to score in the Premier League since the 2-1 win against Burnley before Jesus' arrival at the start of 2017. Speaking at a press conference t...

Feb 16 2017

Australia ready for 'verbal battles' in India Test series

It's a great challenge to play here in India. Rather than being too spin-friendly, as is the common concern over Indian pitches, the surfaces in that series against Eng...

Feb 16 2017

Rare Kroos goal helps Madrid to comeback win over Napoli

Real Madrid, still without the injured Gareth Bale, hosts the first leg of their clash, with James Rodriguez getting a rare start under Zinedine Zidane on a big stage. Bu...

Feb 16 2017

Carli Lloyd to leave NWSL on deal with Manchester City

It is believed that once her deal ends with Manchester City she will return to the NWSL and play for the Houston Dash for the remainder of their season. Doing so requir...

Feb 16 2017

What The NCAA's Longest Win Streak Looks Like

UConn reached the 25-win plateau for the 24th consecutive year Monday night. Along with Cuevas-Moore they could play a major role in whether SC can end the longest win...

Feb 15 2017

Al Sharpton Will Picket Madison Square Garden Unless Charles Oakley Ban Lifted

The lifetime ban was implemented on Friday but support for Oakley loomed large and longtime Knicks supporter Spike Lee wore an Oakley jersey to the team's game against th...

Feb 14 2017

It's 2009 again as Fernando Torres scores a stunner in Atletico win

The 32-year-old, who scored 85 goals in 212 Premier League appearances for The Blues and The Reds respectively between 2007 and 2015, levelled for the hosts with this acr...

Feb 14 2017

Krauthammer on Flynn-Russia Report: 'There Is No Crime'

Moreover, Vice President Mike Pence is now involved in the incident after he went on national television last month to defend Flynn. The investigations are looking at whe...

Feb 14 2017

Leicester boss Ranieri holds crisis talks with Mahrez and Vardy

Swansea City's English midfielder Jack Cork (L) vies with Leicester City's Algerian midfielder Riyad Mahrez (R) during the English Premier League football match between S...

Feb 13 2017

Reds trading second baseman Brandon Phillips to Braves

Chase Utley just re-signed with the Los Angeles Dodgers to be a bench bat for $2 million this year. It has no realistic chance of catching the Chicago Cubs , St. He sto...

Feb 13 2017

Should Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez's opener been ruled out for handball?

Since that 2-1 victory, Hull are winless in 13 games against the Gunners in all competitions, losing 11 (D2) including the 2014 FA Cup Final. Oxlade-Chamberlain looked co...

Feb 13 2017

Hogg: "Our errors cost us" - France 22-16 Scotland | Six Nations

France's Gael Fickou scores a try. Hogg's turnover was just one of a string of Scottish mistakes in the last 15 minutes as the visitors were unable to claw back Franc...

Feb 13 2017

Leicester in serious trouble after Swansea defeat

The champions are in danger of relegation and sit just one point above the bottom three ahead of Sunday's crunch clash away to 17th-placed Swansea City. We stay togethe...

Feb 13 2017

Robbie Brady free kick stops Chelsea in their tracks

Swansea were the only side outside the top six to have taken points off Antonio Conte's side. There were still reasons to be cheerful over their display, but Burnley ha...

Feb 13 2017

Former Dolphins player Quentin Moses dies in house fire

Glass says the house was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived before the roof collapsed. Moses, 33, played four seasons in the National Football League with the...

Feb 12 2017

Derek Brunson is taking Anderson Silva deadly serious ahead of their match

When the UFC announced the creation of a woman's featherweight division most observers believed the obvious match to make was Crystiane "Cyborg" Justine v Holly Holm. U...

Feb 12 2017

Real Madrid star in line for return

We beat them already. Napoli forward Jose Callejon described Cristiano Ronaldo as the best player in the world, claiming the Real Madrid star is the most complete foo...

Feb 12 2017

Chelsea star reveals Jose Mourinho wanted him at Manchester United

And Mata was "very happy" with the way United produced a convincing performance to down Watford . Despite Mourinho's comments that Chelsea favour defensive tactics, ...