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Allegri confident Ronaldo will be fit for Ajax Allegri confident Ronaldo will be fit for Ajax
- April 10, 2019

Ronaldo suffered a hamstring injury as Portugal drew their European Championship qualifier against Serbia last month. Ronaldo was rested by the Turin club after his sensational hat-trick against Atletico Madrid in the last round of the Champions League on March 12. (more...)
ASU's Bobby Hurley to St. John's? Let's examine the possibilities ASU's Bobby Hurley to St. John's? Let's examine the possibilities
- April 10, 2019

It's no surprise that St. John's reportedly will target Hurley as his replacement. He has guided the Sun Devils to back-to-back NCAA Tournament appearances, the first time the Devils appeared in consecutive tournaments in almost 40 years. (more...)
Broncos’ 2019 preseason schedule announced Broncos’ 2019 preseason schedule announced
- April 10, 2019

The Broncos will play in the 2019 Hall of Fame Game on Thursday, Aug. 1 at Tom Benson Stadium in Canton. The game marks the NFL's first preseason game in Hawaii since 1976. The Jaguars' 2019 preseason schedule release is presented by McGowan's Heating & Air Conditioning. Denver will wrap up preseason play at home against the Arizona Cardinals on Thursday, Aug. (more...)
City, Liverpool look to balance CL aspirations with EPL title race City, Liverpool look to balance CL aspirations with EPL title race
- April 10, 2019

FC Porto is about to enter the pressure cooker that is Anfield on a European night. Mohamed Salah then forced Casillas into a low save with a sharp shot on the turn, but the Egypt worldwide should have done better in the 22nd minute when he placed the ball wide when through on goal, after picking off a sloppy Porto pass. (more...)
National final: Virginia leads Texas Tech 32-29 at halftime National final: Virginia leads Texas Tech 32-29 at halftime
- April 10, 2019

When Odiase made two free throws seconds later, Texas Tech had a three-point cushion and 22 seconds to kill to claim its first national title. "A lot of emotion in our locker room right now, and it's real, just guys that care about the guy next to them". (more...)
Cleveland Browns sign former Orlando Apollos quarterback Garrett Gilbert Cleveland Browns sign former Orlando Apollos quarterback Garrett Gilbert
- April 08, 2019

Last month, Burnett asked to be released by the Steelers after being used in a role he wasn't happy with this past season. No, but the contract is a strong indication the Browns are comfortable having Burnett line up with old Packers mate Damarious Randall as the starting safety tandem in Week 1. (more...)
PGA Tour Texas Open | Baddeley, Jones drops from Masters contention PGA Tour Texas Open | Baddeley, Jones drops from Masters contention
- April 08, 2019

I saw the bounce, but I never saw it go in". Charley Hoffman made a Saturday surge with his back nine with a birdie-birdie-eagle finish to shoot the best round of the week at 8-under 64. "That was a heck of a shot". Kim, victor of The Players Championship in 2017, got out of a greenside bunker at the par-5 18th and sank a four-foot birdie to get the one-stroke advantage. (more...)
LeBron James pledges 'championship mindset' to upcoming free agents LeBron James pledges 'championship mindset' to upcoming free agents
- April 08, 2019

The stakes are considerable for all, but perhaps highest for the Lakers . We got so used to playing him in Cleveland, so when a star player changes uniforms, it always takes a little while to get used to. "It's absolutely fair that our fans feel the way they feel, because when you are a Los Angeles Laker , and you have done the things that you've done over the course of time of being part of this organization, all the way from Minneapolis, all the way to Los Angeles, that's how it should ... (more...)
Everton vs Arsenal, Premier League Everton vs Arsenal, Premier League
- April 08, 2019

The Everton manager denied he was Özil's intended target, with the jacket thrown from the substitutes' bench as Silva and Emery argued over Shkodran Mustafi's cynical foul on Dominic Calvert-Lewin late in Arsenal's 1-0 defeat at Goodison Park. (more...)
New England Patriots 2019 NFL Draft: 3 round Mock Draft 1.0 New England Patriots 2019 NFL Draft: 3 round Mock Draft 1.0
- April 07, 2019

They will have single picks in rounds 2-4, along with two picks in both the 6th and 7th rounds. A key member of the Colts' Super Bowl XLI championship team, Wayne saved perhaps his best performances for the biggest of spotlights. He is now ninth on the Bills all-time receiving yards list, accumulating 3,832 yards in six seasons for the team. In 2017, the Giants had former linebackers Jessie Armstead and Harry Carson as their honorary draft pick announcers. (more...)
Son Heung-min Christens Tottenham's New Stadium with 1st Goal Son Heung-min Christens Tottenham's New Stadium with 1st Goal
- April 05, 2019

Tottenham have the opportunity to build a three-point lead over Manchester United after the Red Devils suffered a surprise 2-1 loss to Wolves on Tuesday night. They are a big threat on the counter away from home. Spurs said an average of nearly 68,500 tickets had been sold for every game played at Wembley. There only looked like one victor as the game went on and, in the end, they lost the game. (more...)
LaLiga: What Zidane said after Valencia defeated Real Madrid 2-1 LaLiga: What Zidane said after Valencia defeated Real Madrid 2-1
- April 05, 2019

Madrid are stuck in third on 57 points, 13 behind La Liga leaders Barcelona and five behind city rivals Atletico Madrid . Zidane said in quotes on Real's website: "We started the game strongly with good possession, pressing high up". (more...)
Teammate says Juventus star 50-50 to blame for racist chants Teammate says Juventus star 50-50 to blame for racist chants
- April 04, 2019

Matuidi complained previous year that he was subject to racist abuse at the same stadium and Cagliari later apologised, while Serie A absolved their fans of wrongdoing in 2017 when Pescara's Sulley Muntari left the field after he said he heard racist insults directed at him . (more...)
Countdown: Arsenal fans name their top five performers in March Countdown: Arsenal fans name their top five performers in March
- April 03, 2019

Who will get the top 4!? "I feel like this season can be a big one - even though I had the same feeling a year ago and we struggled in a few competitions". But despite the doubters - and the questions over the dubious attempts to claim the OG - Salah and Liverpool will ultimately care little as they salvaged a key three points in their bid to end their 29-year league title drought. (more...)
Mick Schumacher must take F1 'train', says Fernando Alonso Mick Schumacher must take F1 'train', says Fernando Alonso
- April 03, 2019

Michael Schumacher , who still holds the record of 91 grand prix wins, won five of his titles with Ferrari in a golden period from 2000 to 2004. Testing will continue tomorrow with more younger drivers set to get their first experience of driving a Formula 1 auto. (more...)
West Ham still aiming for seventh - Aaron Cresswell West Ham still aiming for seventh - Aaron Cresswell
- April 02, 2019

Instead, first-half goals from Kurt Zouma and Bernard saw a dominant Everton leapfrog West Ham and put them firmly in the hunt for the potential Europa League spot. While Pellegrini was clearly unhappy with his side's showing, Marco Silva hailed Everton's improved defensive resilience. Indeed, on this evidence the fact West Ham are in with a chance of finishing as the "best of the rest" serves as a damning indictment of the rest of the league. (more...)
Late show demonstrates Liverpool resilience - Robertson Late show demonstrates Liverpool resilience - Robertson
- April 02, 2019

The win pushes the Reds back to the top of the Premier League , two points clear of City who have a game in hand on Klopp's side. Liverpool are next in league action against Southampton at St. The last time Liverpool lost at Anfield in the competition was nearly two years ago when former club striker Christian Benteke scored twice for Crystal Palace who came away from Merseyside with a 2-1 win and all three points. (more...)
Roger Federer dominates hobbled John Isner for 101st title Roger Federer dominates hobbled John Isner for 101st title
- April 01, 2019

Since his win over Federer back in 2015, Isner has achieved a lot on the ATP circuit. "But I think I could've made for a more interesting match and one that was a little more fun". The 18-year-old is the youngest-ever male semi-finalist in Miami and only the second qualifier to reach the last four after Guillermo Canas reached the same stage in 2007 before losing to Novak Djokovic in the final. (more...)
Manchester City ease past Fulham to reclaim Premier League top spot Manchester City ease past Fulham to reclaim Premier League top spot
- April 01, 2019

We'll see tomorrow, maybe the day after tomorrow'. Get closer to the likes of Sergio Aguero, Kevin De Bruyne , Gabriel Jesus, Raheem Sterling, Riyad Mahrez, Benjamin Mendy and the rest of Pep Guardiola's team. "It was a tricky game for us after the global break, but the way we started was unbelievable". "What caught my eye also was that players didn't need to be at their best, but they looked strong, they had Sane on the bench, Stones is fit and on the bench, Fernandinho is fit again ... (more...)
Manchester United beat Watford but Solskjaer admits it was 'draw performance' Manchester United beat Watford but Solskjaer admits it was 'draw performance'
- April 01, 2019

Both teams feel they should have points. We created chances. We scored a great goal, could have had more goals because it was end-to-end in the last 20 minutes of the first half. "I didn't think about it [being a manager] when I was a player, until I got my bad injury, then I had the three years where I thought I needed to be a coach", Solskjaer said, per Mirror . (more...)
I like Manchester United star Pogba a lot — Real Madrid's Zidane I like Manchester United star Pogba a lot — Real Madrid's Zidane
- April 01, 2019

So when his experience at Manchester ends, why not come here to Madrid? ". Zidane was not so forthright when Paris Saint-Germain striker Kylian Mbappe - another reported target for Madrid - was mentioned. And it does not mean that afterwards there will not be changes". " Real Madrid is a dream for any kid or footballer and especially with Zidane ", he said. (more...)
Kristaps Porzingis denies rape allegation, attorney for National Basketball Association star says Kristaps Porzingis denies rape allegation, attorney for National Basketball Association star says
- April 01, 2019

The alleged victim contacted police this week with details of the alleged rape, according to the Post . The accuser is considered "believable", according to the source. Porzingis has yet to officially suit up for the Mavs after being traded there from the Knicks in late January. New York Police Department officials declined to comment. (more...)
Devastated Hogg sets sights on immediate return to the Premier League Devastated Hogg sets sights on immediate return to the Premier League
- April 01, 2019

What seems like an inglorious departure from the English Premier League is far from it for Huddersfield . It is the first time since the 1995-96 season that United have had four players score 10 or more goals in a Premier League campaign as Martial joined Rashford, Romelu Lukaku and Paul Pogba in double figures. (more...)
Lakers rumors indicate Tyronn Lue emerging as favorite to become head coach Lakers rumors indicate Tyronn Lue emerging as favorite to become head coach
- March 31, 2019

I'm sure the fans who bought tickets aren't going to love this call, but the Lakers aren't going to the playoffs . LeBron James's first season with the Los Angeles Lakers has come to an end, the team announced on Saturday . They have the best player on the planet, and they were still atrocious this year. Those are things that I don't have the time to worry about. However, the thought process was teams like the Houston Rockets showed they could not outshoot the two-time defending ... (more...)
Chuma Okeke stamps Auburn's bracket in the locker room after injury Chuma Okeke stamps Auburn's bracket in the locker room after injury
- March 31, 2019

Tyler Herro hit a big three with 25 seconds left, his only three of the game, to give the Wildcats the lead. Okeke will remain in Kansas City with Auburn for the team's Elite Eight matchup with Kentucky on Sunday (1:20 p.m. He was also the team's leading rebounder, pulling down 6.8 boards per contest. Kentucky won both meetings in the regular season, on the road by 2 points and at home by 27, so I can understand the Wildcats being favored here. (more...)
Alonso would consider 'great' F1 2020 drive offer Alonso would consider 'great' F1 2020 drive offer
- March 31, 2019

Alonso will get his hands on the MCL34 in a Pirelli tyre test the first of his planned test outings this season in a new ambassadorial role. Alonso will have his first taste of a 2019 F1 auto next week when he joins McLaren for the post-Bahrain Grand Prix Pirelli tyre test. (more...)
Barcelona 2 - 0 Espanyol | 30 Mar 2019 Barcelona 2 - 0 Espanyol | 30 Mar 2019
- March 31, 2019

Many Argentinans feel Messi doesn't have the same enthusiasm for global soccer that he does for his club Barcelona . Of course there's a pocket of Cristiano Ronaldo fans that remain blinded to loving Messi but it's okay the rest of us know how good he is, no matter which one you prefer. (more...)
Isner ousts Auger-Aliassime to reach Miami final Isner ousts Auger-Aliassime to reach Miami final
- March 31, 2019

Auger-Aliassime regrouped and was on the attack again in the second, grabbing the early break to nose in front 4-2. That allowed Isner back into the set. He started off pretty strong in the first. "I did what I could". "It's kind of surreal, being on the court against Roger,"admitted the Canadian who joked the only enjoyable moment for him was the warm up". (more...)
Hopman Cup out, ATP Cup in for overhaul of Australia swing Hopman Cup out, ATP Cup in for overhaul of Australia swing
- March 30, 2019

Sydney will host the final of the 24-team event with Brisbane, and now reportedly Perth , holding round-robin games. The event, which was based in Perth , became a fixture on the early season calendar and served as a warm-up for the first Grand Slam event of the year at the Australian Open in Melbourne. (more...)
Auger-Aliassime's Miami Open run ended by Isner in semis Auger-Aliassime's Miami Open run ended by Isner in semis
- March 30, 2019

While Federer is just getting into the quarters, defending Miami champion John Isner of the USA became the first man in the field to reach the semifinals and did it in what's become his customary fashion. "They'll carry the game when we're long gone". "I am looking forward to watching them slug it out in the future while I am sat on the couch". "So it will be interesting to see how it's going to go", he added. (more...)
Finch, Zampa star as Australia ease to series win over Pakistan Finch, Zampa star as Australia ease to series win over Pakistan
- March 30, 2019

Has scored 479 runs at 95.8 in his past six matches. The opener laid the foundation for Australia , hitting 90 off 136 balls and forming a third-wicket stand of 84 with Peter Handscomb. Cummins then took out Haris and Rizwan in the space of four balls as Pakistan found themselves in a spot of bother at 16/3. Adam Zampa picked a four-wicket haul while Pat Cummins accounted for three wickets as Pakistan were bundled out for 186 runs in 44.4 overs. (more...)
Eagles add RB, acquire Jordan Howard from Bears Eagles add RB, acquire Jordan Howard from Bears
- March 30, 2019

The writing was on the wall for a down season from Howard after the Bears brought in former Andy Reid assistant Matt Nagy as their new head coach. Only Ezekiel Elliott and Todd Gurley gained more on the ground during that span. Vice president of player personnel Joe Douglas was the Bears' director of college scouting when Howard was drafted. (more...)
Saints miss out as Cowboys, Dolphins finalize Robert Quinn trade Saints miss out as Cowboys, Dolphins finalize Robert Quinn trade
- March 29, 2019

The veteran edge rusher played in all 16 games for Miami last season. The Cowboys now have a pair of experienced 4-3 ends who can contribute immediately. Quinn, a two-time Pro Bowl player who had 40 sacks from 2012-14, was due to make $11.8 million in base salary next season and had Miami on the hook for $12.9 million of a salary-cap hit. (more...)
Sri Lankan team over IPL? Malinga asks Mumbai Indians to replace him Sri Lankan team over IPL? Malinga asks Mumbai Indians to replace him
- March 29, 2019

Leading the perennial slow starters, he added, "The combination might change for the next game". Speaking to ESPNcricinfo , Malinga said, "Once I become available for Mumbai Indians , I would have missed seven or eight games". Shane Bond, the Mumbai Indians bowling coach, also praised Salam. However, Tewatia returned to scalp the wicket of Mitchell McClenaghan, who was stumped after some sharp work behind the wickets from Pant. (more...)
Dhoni, Kohli unhappy with the quality of Chepauk track Dhoni, Kohli unhappy with the quality of Chepauk track
- March 29, 2019

IPL has always acted as a launchpad for the budding cricketers. In terms of the foreign players played by both the teams, CSK went with just three of them- Watson, Tahir and Bravo while rcb went on to play Colin de Grandhomme, Moeen Ali, AB de Villiers and Shimron Hetmyer. (more...)
F1: Mick Schumacher to drive Ferrari SF90 at Bahrain test F1: Mick Schumacher to drive Ferrari SF90 at Bahrain test
- March 28, 2019

On Monday, autosport.com reported that Schumacher will test the Ferrari SF90 on Tuesday 2 April, before taking the wheel for Alfa Romeo the following day. Alfa Romeo said that British hopeful Callum Ilott would get a day behind the steering wheel at the following tests in May in Barcelona. "In Bahrain, as a team, we will have to ensure that we have understood and rectified the areas where we were weak in Australia , which therefore meant we were unable to fully exploit our car's ... (more...)
Miami Open: Roger Federer beats Filip Krajinovic to reach fourth round Miami Open: Roger Federer beats Filip Krajinovic to reach fourth round
- March 28, 2019

But momentum swung in the fourth-seeded Federer's direction when he blasted a cross-court forehand victor to break Krajinovic's serve to take the closely fought first set. Australian Jordan Thompson , world number 77, knocked out 24th seed Grigor Dimitrov 7-5 7-5 and goes on to face Kevin Anderson , who saw off Joao Sousa 6-4 7-6 (6). (more...)
LeBron James shows love to Cedi Osman, praises his work ethic LeBron James shows love to Cedi Osman, praises his work ethic
- March 27, 2019

The Los Angeles Lakers opened the 2018-19 National Basketball Association season with LeBron James and high hopes. Though the Lakers have gone a putrid 5-16 since his return, James himself has posted customarily excellent averages of 27.7 points, 8.9 rebounds, and 9.8 assists a game over that span. (more...)
Celtic's Callum McGregor and James McFadden in 'scuffle' after Scotland loss Celtic's Callum McGregor and James McFadden in 'scuffle' after Scotland loss
- March 25, 2019

Two of those players are left-backs in the form of Andy Robertson and Kieran Tierney, the former of whom at least will be able to face San Marino . "We have introduced a few new names over the past year or so". Scotland looked longingly for an offside flag that never came as Pertsukh ran onto a long ball over the top and fired high past the helpless Scott Bain. (more...)
Lahiri Tied-23rd at Halfway Stage in Valspar Championships Lahiri Tied-23rd at Halfway Stage in Valspar Championships
- March 25, 2019

Probably Dustin. So I actually feel very kind of little pressure.it's pretty simple. Straka and Dahmen also played in the morning on a day when almost all the best scores were posted early, before a breeze and firm conditions created a stern afternoon test. (more...)