Sunday, 24 March 2019
Latest news
Home » Sport


Robbie Lawler vs. Donald Cerrone Official For UFC 205


Lawler (27-11, 1 NC) lost his welterweight title by 1st round KO to Tyron Woodley in the UFC 201 main event. The first-round blowout loss to Woodley snapped a five-fight winning streak that saw him rule the welterweight division with blood-saturated performances. Read More »

Kane Says Goals Will Flow Again After Drought


Despite Slovakia being down to 10 men for the majority of the second half, England couldn't break their defence until worryingly close to the whistle. Oh, I don't know ...' But we have to be fearless. "I think they were probably a bit nervous", Allardyce told The Guardian . That game was held up as indicative of England's tournament failings, yet Allardyce on his debut as manager fielded nearly the same group of players against the same side and won. Read More »

Rob Ryan was targeted in New Orleans robbery plot


According to the New Orleans Advocate , Jockquaren "Jock" Van Norman and Larry "Alz" Quinn were targeting Ryan for a robbery, when one of the two chose to tell his partner in crime all the ways in which Ryan's home defense could be easily subverted. Read More »

Martin Truex Jr. holds off Kevin Harvick to win Southern 500

Martin Truex Jr. has already won two of NASCAR's most coveted races. He closed the season by outracing Harvick on Labor Day weekend for his second crown jewel win of the season. Kevin Harvick is once again frustrated about his pit crew. "We have championship cars and we're just mediocre on pit road". "It's kind of been this way for a few years and they've moved some things around, but it just seems like it's just week after week after week". Read More »

English FA back Van Praag's UEFA bid


Angel Maria Villar has withdrawn from the race to succeed Michel Platini as then next UEFA president. The veteran Federation Internationale de Football Association and UEFA vice president received little support ahead of the September 14 contest against Aleksander Ceferin of Slovenia and UEFA vice president Michael van Praag of the Netherlands. Read More »

Gatland to coach Lions on New Zealand tour


But Gatland is in no mood for pessimism. "The best thing at the moment about the Lions, and purely with my Lions hat on, is the improvement in England over the last 12 months", Gatland said. "His global track record speaks for itself and he also understands the essence of the Lions and how to unite four nations in one goal". The 10-fixture tour includes five games against Super Rugby opposition and a clash with the Maori, then a three-Test series against the All Blacks. Read More »

Florida Panthers announce Huberdeau's $35.4M, 6-year extension


That total doesn't even count the $24.6 million, six-year deal that 24-year-old Nick Bjugstad signed late in 2014, nor does it include the acquisition of All-Star defenseman Keith Yandle or the retaining of Jaromir Jagr this offseason. Florida opens training camp later this month. Huberdeau's six-year deal goes into effect for the 2017-18 season and has a salary-cap hit of $5.9 million. Read More »

Karolina Pliskova rolls past Konjuh, into US Open semifinals


Konjuh continued to fight at the beginning of the second set, holding in her first service game, but Pliskova was just too much for her, breaking for a 3-2 lead in the second set, winning the final four games of the set to breeze past Konjuh and into the final four. Read More »

Novak Djokovic close to peak after walkover victory over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

Speaking on court after his win, Djokovic who is through to his 10th consecutive semi-final in NY said, " I have to say it again, I really wish Jo a quick recovery ". She won the Australian Open in January, then lost to Williams in the Wimbledon final in July. We're talking about the new, improved utilitarian competitor, who had little trouble Tuesday afternoon. Read More »

Laiverpool Star Fitness Boost Ahead of Leicester Match


After returning from an unsuccessful loan spell at Milan, the Italian striker trained with Liverpool's reserves during the summer and was left out of the club's pre-season friendlies. Goalkeeper Loris Karius feels comfortable in Liverpool despite missing the start of the Premier League season through injury. "But we can not change [the situation] so why should I complain?" questioned Klopp, although he reiterated his frustrations that it is "not the best moment in the season" to be forced ... Read More »

Wayne Rooney downplays debate over his England role

But despite suffering another frustrating evening with England, Kane insists his ability to dispel his "one-season wonder" label last season underlines his readiness to prove a point again with England. Allardyce said post-match it was "not for me to say" what Rooney's position was and he "played wherever he wanted". England's next Group F qualifier is at Wembley on 8 October against Malta, who were beaten 5-1 at home by Scotland on Sunday. Read More »

Illini getting ready for first real test


But even with 287 rushing yards, IL never really opened the holes in the Murray State defense Smith has said he wants to see for starting tailback Ke'Shawn Vaughn. After years of uncertainty and a feeling that IL was always moving toward its next disaster, a crowd of 48,644 had to leave Memorial Stadium feeling things are headed in a better direction. Read More »

Langasque shares lead at European Masters


Swede Noren, victor of July's Scottish Open, carded a 66 boosted by three birdies over his last five holes to set up an intriguing final day at the Crans-sur-Sierre course in the Swiss Alps. I never thought it would be this good of a year. Having already won the Scottish Open earlier this summer, Noren has rocketed up the world rankings and seems to be delivering on the potential he has shown for many years on the European Tour. Read More »

Brady plays first half in preseason loss to Giants

Giants: King, who was on the practice squad a year ago, should have a roster spot locked up after catching four passes for 80 yards and his third TD of the preseason. The Boston Globe has reported that the Patriots have paid the firm to provide nutritional advice to their players. But he's not; he has to wait a month to take the field in Week 5 because of his suspension. Read More »

Syria 0 South Korea 0: Alma frustrates Stielike's men


Entering this game, China was thirsty for a win since they had gathered no points after losing their previous game to South Korea 3-2. In the next round of group matches in October, Uzbekistan will face second-placed Iran , who drew 0-0 with China. Read More »

Deutsche Bank: McIlroy wins by one

Franco birdied the par-5 18th to finish at 18-under 192. He had a 60-foot eagle putt on the final hole that would have forced a playoff. Playoff title When McIlroy last won the Deutsche Bank championship in 2012, he brought that momentum with him to also claim the BMW championship the following week before being usurped by Brandt Snedeker in the Tour Championship and also for the megabucks bonus. Read More »

Trump tells black congregation he wants to fix 'many wrongs'

His visit, however, was greeted by protests outside of the church ahead of his arrival. Trump sat in a pew at the front of the congregation during the service. Whenever you're flying from coast to coast - I know you just came back from Mexico and you'll be flying from city to city - there is an anointing. " Donald Trump says that all black people are living in poverty and our schools are failing, we're unemployed". Read More »

Saban: Ex-USC Coach Steve Sarkisian Joins Staff as Analyst


At this point in The Process, that's a fair ask. And Alabama still won 52-6. But he was replaced by Jalen Hurts. NOTES: Redshirt freshman Blake Barnett got the start at quarterback for Alabama. Kiffin did his best with his play-calling Saturday to remind Helton who's boss. Saban urged his players to analyze and work on their weaknesses rather than focusing on their strengths. Read More »

McIlroy rallies from 6 behind to win Deutsche Bank


In many ways, McIlroy's turnaround after what he admits has been a hard few weeks - he'd missed two cuts and had a single top-10 finish on Tour since June - is as much a testament to his overall skill as it is that new putting stroke. Walker was within two of the lead when his drive bounced into the woods right of the 10th fairway and led to bogey, and Walker burned the edges of the cup with so many other birdie attempts. Read More »

Lallana gives England last-gasp win over 10-man Slovakia

He read it very well, we won the game and dominated the game, outplaying the opposition. I had some half-chances that on another day could have sneaked in but overall I was happy with the way things went. Kane operated as a lone striker right up until the point he was replaced by substitute Daniel Sturridge as England went in search of a victor which would eventually come in the dying seconds as Lallana struck his first global goal. Read More »

Italy put three past Israel in Haifa


Israel reduced the deficit five minutes later courtesy of a fine strike from Tal Ben Chaim fom the edged of the box. The 68-year-old manager added: "We worked as a team, suffered as a team and won as a team". These trips can be complicated, but we got there and have the full three points. "We picked up where we left off and can now focus on doing well in the next few games". Read More »

Texas man accused of shooting 2 teenage girls, killing 1


Jail records did not list an attorney for Lott. He's being held on a $2 million bond for each count. When officers arrived at the Braum's on Southwest Parkway, a brief chase between officers and Lott ensued, according to an eyewitness. KAUZ-TV reported that the search was related to the shooting of Landavazo and Smith. Lott was initially arrested on a weapons charge, but investigators said Lott confessed to the brazen slaying that killed Lauren and wounded her friend, Makalya Smith. Read More »

Teams will try to frustrate Wales Euro stars, warns Ian Rush


Ireland drew 2-2 away to Serbia in the other match in the group. The 46-year-old took the Dragons to their first major global competition since 1958, guiding them all the way to the semi-finals where they were defeated by eventual winners Portugal, having defeated the likes of Russian Federation and Belgium throughout the historic tournament. Read More »

Philadelphia Eagles name Carson Wentz as starting quarterback

Head coach Hue Jackson didn't seem concerned with the Eagles naming Carson Wentz as the starting quarterback. The Eagles don't have much of that between now and the September 11 opener against the Cleveland Browns. "I was obviously very surprised, but instantly I was just very excited", Wentz said Monday. "I felt like I've developed at a fast pace". He remembers talking first with Nick Foles on the day he was traded from the Eagles to the Rams last March, and then Bradford a short time ... Read More »

Venus loses to Pliskova in 4th round at US Open

The fifth-seeded Romanian won 6-2, 7-5 on Monday. He's played just 10-plus sets through four rounds, but still expects to be the underdog. Even to the top player in the world, Halep is a serious threat. With Halep's athleticism and improved serve, she could push Serena. "I don't know how I came back", Halep told reporters. Williams next faces No. Read More »

49ers Fullback Arrested, Accused of Punching 70-Year-Old Man


Both father and son were transported to the hospital . Bruce Miller, 29, allegedly attacked the two men on the morning of Labor Day, September 5, after having problems at his hotel the night prior. Bruce Miller is no longer a member of the NFL San Francisco 49ers as of today. He later pleaded no contest to misdemeanor charges and was forced to attend a 16-week anti-domestic violence course. Read More »

Wozniacki back in round of 16 at US Open


But Keys rallied, found her forehand and regained her confidence to win 7-5, 4-6, 7-6 (3). Osaka, who made it to the third round at both the Australian and French Opens this year, was playing in just her third Grand Slam tournament and first US Open. Read More »

Mother Teresa declared a saint before thousands at the Vatican

Deviating from his homily Sunday, Francis acknowledged it'll be hard for admirers to make the switch since Mother Teresa's saintliness is "so close to us". One group of 40 Indian nationals traveled from Macerata, Italy to honour a woman given India's highest civilian and humanitarian awards for her work in the slums of Kolkata . Read More »

McLaren promotes Vandoorne for 2017 to replace Button


Talking to reporters at the Italian Grand Prix , Button says he needs a break from the sport but will make sure to stay fit and race sharp. "That is not in the vocabulary and that is not what we are saying". "I already know the team extremely well - they're a fantastic group of extremely clever people - and I've already raced the vehicle once and tested it often". Read More »