• US Open tennis: Marin Cilic bounced by Diego Schwartzman
US Open tennis: Marin Cilic bounced by Diego Schwartzman

The bottom half of the men's US Open draw turned into a free-for-all on Friday when No. 5 Marin Cilic and No. 10 John Isner were upset in Flushing Meadows. Who do you think will make the final? Garbine Muguruza will have her eyes set on the U.S. Open crown in NY after seeing some of the women's favourites drop out early, and she will face M...

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  • Vertonghen toasts Belgium's World Cup qualification
Vertonghen toasts Belgium's World Cup qualification

Brazil, Iran, Japan and Mexico had already reached the event from other continents, with Russian Federation automatically getting a place as the host country. The Group H fixture was goalless until the 70th minute when Jan Vertonghen blasted the visitors into the lead with a fierce shot. Lukaku, 24, who has scored three goals in as many Premier L...

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  • Much-travellled Brock Osweiler back with Denver Broncos
Much-travellled Brock Osweiler back with Denver Broncos

Reports Saturday had him signing with the Denver Broncos . The Broncos will pay him $775,000 while the Browns are still on the hook for the other $15.25m. The Broncos drafted the Arizona State University junior in the second round of the 2012 NFL Draft. He went 5-2 as a starter for us, and without Brock that year, we don't win a Super B...

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  • Tennessee beats Georgia Tech in double overtime, 42-41: 3 takeaways
Tennessee beats Georgia Tech in double overtime, 42-41: 3 takeaways

The Jackets outgained the Volunteers by almost 300 total yards and ran 37 more offensive plays. John Kelly ran for 128 yards and four touchdowns, including the tying score with 1:29 left in regulation and both TDs in OT. "When they got rolling the second half, there wasn't much stopping them". But Marshall was stuffed as he tried to cut inside, a...

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  • Warner, Handscomb put Australia in control of Chittagong Test
Warner, Handscomb put Australia in control of Chittagong Test

Australian opener Matt Renshaw said he can learn from opening partner David Warner about how to handle spin as they seek to avoid a whitewash against Bangladesh in the second Test in Chittagong , beginning on Monday. Lyon (4-58) also trapped out-of-form Imrul Kayes for 4, with a straight delivery that skidded to baffle the batsman. Bangladesh...

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  • Conor McGregor reveals why Floyd Mayweather could shine in MMA
Conor McGregor reveals why Floyd Mayweather could shine in MMA

The McGregor fight was a fight full of uncertainties. "Byrd did an excellent job by stopping the fight when he did, as I'm certain the ringside physician and all members of the Association of Ringside Physicians would agree". He didn't even prepare for the fight. He fought seven times on Showtime PPV, including the McGregor fight, and posted ...

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  • Muguruza sent packing at US Open
Muguruza sent packing at US Open

I will try my best. I mean, she has a big serve, big server of course. Wildcard Sharapova, who played in her first major since a 15-month doping ban, said there were a lot of positives in her defeat by Sevastova. Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017. Kvitova especially dominated on the forehand, hitting 12 such winners to just two for M...

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  • Coroner reveals cause of death in Temple student's slaying
Coroner reveals cause of death in Temple student's slaying

Investigators said they do not believe Hupperterz and Burleigh had a prior relationship and the killing does not appear to be premeditated. "We still have a lot of work to do, to include trying to figure out who else may have been involved, if there's anyone else at all".

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  • Liverpool fans react to Woodburn display in Wales win v Austria
Liverpool fans react to Woodburn display in Wales win v Austria

The 17-year-old came on as a substitute against Austria to get his first global cap and didn't take long to make his mark. Gareth Bale also went close with a left-foot shot to ignite a crowd desperate to see a rerun of Wales' Euro 2016 heroics.

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  • Wayne Rooney believes Manchester United will succeed under Jose Mourinho this season
Wayne Rooney believes Manchester United will succeed under Jose Mourinho this season

Rooney, who went the opposite way in the summer transfer window, is convinced that Man United have a player that will improve their squad. " For that United side , he is the flawless player". The Tottenham striker has 78 goals in 116 games and his tally of 29 last season was more than Van Nistelrooy ever managed in a league campaign for United (25)...

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  • Denny Hamlin shows playoff readiness with frantic win
Denny Hamlin shows playoff readiness with frantic win

Instead, Hamlin, who has the best average finish and driver rating over the past 10 races at Darlington Raceway , cut a 20-second deficit after the pit stop into a lead when he passed Martin Truex Jr . "That was a throwback to Dale Earnhardt ", Hamlin said after the race . My NASCAR attention span lasted for a few hours every February f...

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  • Carreno Busta ends teenager Shapovalov's run at US Open
Carreno Busta ends teenager Shapovalov's run at US Open

CoCo Vandeweghe, Sloane Stephens and Jennifer Brady had all made it to the fourth round before Madison Keys rounded off the tally with the second latest finish at the US Open. Countless fans were shocked by the upset inflicted on Maria Sharapova at the US Open by the relatively unknown No. 16 seed, Anastasija Sevastova .

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  • Is Sri Lanka vs India series Lasith Malinga's swansong?
Is Sri Lanka vs India series Lasith Malinga's swansong?

If West Indies can win all the upcoming six matches on 13 September against Ireland and five match series against England from 19 to 20 September, they will not allow Srilanka get a place. Kusal Mendis (1) was run out with the score on 26-2 and Dilshan Munaweera was caught behind for 11, leaving Sri Lanka 37-3. "If anyone thinks so, they are mi...

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  • Gov. Malloy praises Red Cross volunteers
Gov. Malloy praises Red Cross volunteers

As Harvey moves into Louisiana, more people will be displaced and will need rescuing. The City of Pineville in partnership with Lindsey Wilson College London Campus, is collecting items for Hurricane Harvey victims, via Hope for Houston.

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  • Federer hangs on for win at US Open
Federer hangs on for win at US Open

Getting through Round 1 was no cakewalk, as Federer initially fell behind to 19-year-old American Frances Tiafoe , 4-6. "My preparation hasn't been good at all here", he said. He had 68 unforced errors . The kid got his chance to speak at the conference and he went on to ask the 19-time champion ( Grand Slam singles titles) about why he's...

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  • Transfer records tumble as Oxlaide-Chamberlain joins Liverpool from Arsenal
Transfer records tumble as Oxlaide-Chamberlain joins Liverpool from Arsenal

Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson was among those to welcome Oxlade-Chamberlain to Anfield ... "This is a terrific blow to Arsenal , but I'm not sure it's good for Alex himself". "I am really , really happy we have got Alex signed", Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp told the team website . Oxlade-Chamberlain joins Kieran Gibbs in leavi...

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  • Liverpool might hijack £35m AOX transfer
Liverpool might hijack £35m AOX transfer

It later turned out that this was not the Welsh international's opinion on Arsenal's transfer window but Oxlade-Chamberlain's nickname born from his shambolic timekeeping. "In the a year ago, he has made huge progress and I want him to stay here for a long time ". Liverpool have agreed to sign Arsenal and England midfielder Alex Oxlade...

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  • Crystal Palace agree fee for Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho
Crystal Palace agree fee for Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho

But the Eagles' hierarchy have remained keen on the former France global and saw their third offer this summer finally accepted by Liverpool on Thursday. Last season, Mamadou Sakho was mightily impressive for Crystal palace , helping them secure Premier league survival. Sakho spent the second half of last season playing for Crystal Palace ...

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  • Titans owner gives $1M to flood relief
Titans owner gives $1M to flood relief

We are also working closely with JJ Watt and the Houston Texans to ensure the funds are used as effectively as possible, and we commend them for this incredible initiative. It's a staggering tally, considering the Houston Texans star initially hoped to raise $200,000 to help victims of Hurricane Harvey . So if you'll bear with us, this is a ...

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  • Venus wins, Konta crashes at US Open
Venus wins, Konta crashes at US Open

Rafael Nadal and Karolina Pliskova are the top two seeds in the men's and women's singles draws, respectively. World No 2 Simona Halep, Elina Svitolina, victor of the WTA event in Toronto, and Britain's Johanna Konta will all feel that they have a chance, while Venus Williams will be eyeing her first title in NY since 2001.

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  • Feel respect from the athletes: Maria Sharapova
Feel respect from the athletes: Maria Sharapova

The Spaniard is the top seed thanks to his overall body of work this calendar year, but recently had a streak of three tournaments in a row where he departed prior to the semifinals. They know how much time she has spent over here, how she trained at Bollettieri's, the whole deal. The victory seems to instill the faith in Sharapova that she is ba...

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  • Facebook readies Bunim/Murray's
Facebook readies Bunim/Murray's "Ball in the Family"

For now, access to Facebook Watch is available to a limited number of USA users in a test rollout, but any Facebook user can access " Ball in the Family " from its dedicated show page on the service . Lonzo was drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers in the recent NBA Draft, making him the second overall pick of the year. Ball in the Family is ...

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  • Houston Texans: Taking action, helping those in need back home
Houston Texans: Taking action, helping those in need back home

According to the report, more than 40,000 tickets had been sold for the game, with proceeds from the sales going to relief efforts in Houston. Fans that have purchased tickets to Thursday's game will have the option to donate the money to relief efforts or request a refund through Ticketmaster.

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  • Matthew Stafford Will Be Highest-Paid Player In NFL History
Matthew Stafford Will Be Highest-Paid Player In NFL History

Of that amount, $92 million is guaranteed, including a $50 million signing bonus. Stafford , 29, is set to make $16.5 million this season as a base salary on his current three-year, $53 million contract that's in its final season. Stafford's wife Kelly should be quite pleased to hear this. The Lions could have kept Stafford a Lion without a...

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  • Chelsea agree £35m fee with Arsenal for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
Chelsea agree £35m fee with Arsenal for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

For a player who arrived at Arsenal as one of those most promising English players of his generation, the numbers are more than a little underwhelming. However, the Chelsea boss has not managed to make much of a progress in his bid to strengthen his attacking and wing-back options. Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is hoping a versatile playe...

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  • Floyd Mayweather Sr.: 'Pathetic' McGregor will get killed in ring
Floyd Mayweather Sr.: 'Pathetic' McGregor will get killed in ring

Mayweather defeated the MMA superstar McGregor via 10th-round TKO . It's not personal, it's business, and part of hyping the fight was the desire of thousands to see McGregor and his on-the-edge personality beat up Mayweather. "If he has another one, I don't think I'd be there". For months, the charismatic McGregor had boasted he would knock o...

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  • Briles named CFL assistant coach
Briles named CFL assistant coach

The CFL season is already underway, and the Tiger-Cats are off to an 0-8 start. Jones was hired as an assistant for Hamilton on August 2. Former Baylor coach Art Briles has secured his next coaching job, but it's not a head coaching job.

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  • Tottenham Hotspur 2/9 to win against Burnley in Sunday's Premier League clash
Tottenham Hotspur 2/9 to win against Burnley in Sunday's Premier League clash

Ok, it was hard because they were tough. "In football, if you're not concentrated and focused sometimes when you're exhausted, you concede or gave the opponent the possibility to score ". Tottenham's club-record signing Davinson Sanchez is in line to make his debut against Burnley at Wembley on Sunday after his work permit was issued.

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  • Did Brock Osweiler do enough to hold off DeShone Kizer?
Did Brock Osweiler do enough to hold off DeShone Kizer?

Browns head coach Hue Jackson named rookie DeShone Kizer starting quarterback Sunday after Kizer passed his latest test during Cleveland's third preseason game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers . Jackson speaks from the perspective of a coach committed to the rookie as the starting quarterback. Yes it is still the preseason. Folk's seco...

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  • Sharapova vs. Halep; Federer-Nadal could be semi
Sharapova vs. Halep; Federer-Nadal could be semi

Simona Halep , one of the most consistent and persistent women on the tour, has needed to draw on all her focus and resilience this year as chances to claim the No1 ranking evaporated before her eyes. "A wild card is given by a tournament and they have the prerogative, " ESPN's Mary Joe Fernandez told The Post. "That's the one player everybody wa...

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  • Spencer Ware's injury gives Kareem Hunt chance to lead Chiefs backfield
Spencer Ware's injury gives Kareem Hunt chance to lead Chiefs backfield

While the medical staff stated they will exhaust all options, the most likely resolution for Ware's torn PCL will be surgery. Ware (knee) could have a return timetable anywhere in the range of two to eight weeks, depending on the results of Saturday's MRI, ESPN.com's Adam Teicher reports.

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  • Crystal Palace 0-2 Swansea City: Misery continues for Eagles
Crystal Palace 0-2 Swansea City: Misery continues for Eagles

Swansea nearly went ahead before the break when Timothy Fosu-Mensah hesitated on the ball but Wayne Hennessey saved well from Abraham. That should have changed inside the opening two minutes with Swansea missing a golden chance to draw first blood through Ayew.

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  • Mayweather vs. McGregor fight start time, date
Mayweather vs. McGregor fight start time, date

Mayweather was asked how he felt after stepping on the scales for the last time in an incredible career and the American was keen to remind the presenter that this would also be McGregor's last fight in the boxing ring. You've come to the right place, with this article giving you the information you'll need on how to get the fight on a live st...

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  • Blake Bortles reclaims the starting job. Jaguars surrender the season early
Blake Bortles reclaims the starting job. Jaguars surrender the season early

So unless Bortles can radically alter the way he's played in his first three seasons, he'll be given little leeway and Henne will be back on the field. In fact, veteran Chad Henne was called on to start this week . "That was my point before when I mentioned everything of how we have to play and what we have to do".

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  • Lewis Hamilton Tops Belgian Grand Prix Second Practice
Lewis Hamilton Tops Belgian Grand Prix Second Practice

Australian Daniel Ricciardo , who was 1.32 seconds off the leading pace, was sixth in the second Red Bull ahead of Nico Hulkenberg of Renault , Esteban Ocon of Force India , Carlos Sainz of Toro Rosso and Briton Jolyon Palmer in the second Renault.

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  • Geoffrey Boycott sorry after joking: I should black up for a knighthood
Geoffrey Boycott sorry after joking: I should black up for a knighthood

TMS is broadcast on BBC Radio 5 live Sports Extra and Radio 4 LW. 'I meant no offence but what I said was clearly wrong and I apologise unreservedly. He was the first England cricketer to pass 8,000 runs and he retired from worldwide cricket in 1982. Opening batsman Boycott played in 108 Tests for England , making 8,114 runs which includ...

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  • Beckham Jr, Marshall Avoid Major Injuries
Beckham Jr, Marshall Avoid Major Injuries

An X-Ray during the game against the Browns was negative. At issue is whether Beckham's injury is a high-ankle sprain or a low-ankle sprain, with the former requiring a longer recovery time and hindering a football player's ability to turn on the affected ankle.

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  • Patriots Gave Donald Trump Super Bowl Ring
Patriots Gave Donald Trump Super Bowl Ring

Kraft wanted to do something more for the president and someone he calls a close friend. Just as the ring given to players and coaches, Trump's ring is customized, and is similar to the one they received. It will re-air on the NFL Network on Wednesday, Sept. 6 at 8 p.m., followed by the debut of the "America's Game" special focusing on the Patr...

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  • Stenson hangs on for Wyndham win
Stenson hangs on for Wyndham win

After making just two cuts from 27 events and earning only $US24,650, two-time tour victor Bowditch's tie for 64th at Wyndham left him well outside the top-200 who make the Web finals. Stenson carded two bogeys alongside four birdies to make the turn in 33, and found himself in a tie with Schniederjans after a birdie on the 13th. "I don't know ho...

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  • Spain's Nadal, Muguruza stunned by Thursday's attack in Barcelona
Spain's Nadal, Muguruza stunned by Thursday's attack in Barcelona

Top-ranked Czech defending champion Karolina Pliskova defeated Russian lucky loser Natalia Vikhlyantseva 6-2, 6-3, dropping Dane Caroline Wozniacki from the list of rivals who can overtake her for world number one this week. "But now, I have been so many times to this place, it's like my home. Everything went my way". "She's a genuine champion...

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  • Red Sox LHP Pomeranz (back) exits vs. Yankees
Red Sox LHP Pomeranz (back) exits vs. Yankees

If there's any space between their backs and the wall, they're an average-to-above-average team. Because it seems like every time they suffer what feels like their worst loss of the season, they follow it up with what feels like their best win of the season.

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  • Barcelona told to meet Ousmane Dembele asking price
Barcelona told to meet Ousmane Dembele asking price

Given the situation, Dortmund will likely reluctantly allow Dembele to leave for Barca as his continued presence at Signal Iduna Park will only be unsettling to his teammates. Whilst the Liverpool board have remained silent throughout their whole Coutinho saga, Watzke comes out and attacks Barcelona in a vociferous manner.

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  • Goals of the game: Broncos-49ers
Goals of the game: Broncos-49ers

However, he played an active role in a pair of skirmishes that broke out between San Francisco's defense and the Broncos' offense during Thursday's joint practice. "And I think obviously Brandon made a point previous year, but he carried it forward". Foster, who played his collegiate football at the University of Alabama, was selected by San Fr...

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  • Mike Thomas talks about his son Justin's first major championship
Mike Thomas talks about his son Justin's first major championship

Spieth needs to win the US PGA to join Gene Sarazen, Ben Hogan, Gary Player , Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods in having won all four majors. A Major season that began with the Masters favourite falling down stairs ended with one of the game's best young players capturing the PGA Championship, a reminder of the ephemeral nature of the most unpr...

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  • Arsenal is stagnating, but Man Utd is improving, says Thierry Henry
Arsenal is stagnating, but Man Utd is improving, says Thierry Henry

He created one of them with his fine goal against Leicester, and given the amount of football there is to play - including the difficulty of maintaining a title challenge with playing in the Europa League - he'll get lots of minutes under his belt this season.

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  • Everton and Swansea agree deal for Sigurdsson
Everton and Swansea agree deal for Sigurdsson

The 27-year-old is set to undergo a medical on Wednesday prior to joining Everton for what will be the Merseyside club's record transfer fee. He rejoined first-team training after Swansea's return from the States, but he did not figure in their Premier League opener at Southampton on Saturday.

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  • 1 as Roger Federer pulls out of Cincinnati
1 as Roger Federer pulls out of Cincinnati

The Swiss 19-time Grand Slam victor was the only player who could have denied Spain's Nadal taking the top spot in the rankings from Andy Murray . The Swiss star, number three in the world rankings, becomes the fifth of the top six players to skip Cincinnati because of injuries.

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  • Wenger: I want Arsenal successor to outshine me
Wenger: I want Arsenal successor to outshine me

However, Wenger was surprisingly upbeat over Sanchez's future. Sanchez returned to the club late after the summer break and has not featured in any pre-season games after playing at the Confederations Cup with Chile. "Personally, I think he is a hugely talented player, he's on the way up and he will continue to move up because the potential is ...

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  • Hanley Ramirez is not in the Red Sox' lineup on Monday
Hanley Ramirez is not in the Red Sox' lineup on Monday

The additions of veteran infielder Eduardo Nunez and Devers have greatly bolstered the lineup. And to think, the Yankees were so close to winning for the third time in three starts Sale has made against them this season. The home run was the fourth of the season for Devers, who's now hitting.328 with 10 RBIs in just 15 big league games. Giv...

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  • Huddersfield boss laughs off Premier League table
Huddersfield boss laughs off Premier League table

Steve Mounie then made it 2-0 with a brilliant header off a Mooy cross from the left, putting the visiting fans in dreamland at half-time in south London. "I have always said that we will only be competitive if we stick to our identity". "We're having a laugh". Speaking after the disappointing loss, the Dutchman said: "It is a very false start f...

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