Sunday, 21 April 2019
Latest news
Home » Sports


Mohamed Salah is THIS good says Reds defender Virgil van Dijk

If he can get firing on Wednesday at Anfield, it will be great news for the Reds, who are looking to book a trip into the Champions League semi-finals for the first time since the 2007-2008 season. We want to give him more assists. It makes us better. As much as Pep Guardiola would like to clinch the Premier League title against Manchester United, his main priority is Man City's UCL quarterfinal clash against Liverpool . Read More »

NCAA Championship Game Suffers Historically Bad Ratings


This one was only lovely to one team. The Wolverines made the Sweet 16 last season, then Donlon left to take a job at Northwestern, and Luke Yaklich was brought in to replace him. But Brunson, the AP player of the year, and Bridges are both likely to declare for the National Basketball Association draft. Wright's success has again made his future a hot topic at Villanova. Read More »

Horton joins Thorpedo with gold


The gold medals were flowing on the cycling track, with Australia taking the glory in the women's 4000m team pursuit after a convincing win over New Zealand in the final. Under a mostly clear night sky at the open-air stadium, Ruck held off a fast-charging Ariarne Titmus of Australia in the 200-meter freestyle. 'I knew what I had to do on the way home, and if you go that hard, you're gonna be hurting on the back end more than I'm going to be hurting'. Read More »

Games: Horton ends Australia's long wait for 400 freestyle champion


It was one of three gold medals for Australia at the Anna Meares Velodrome in Brisbane on the opening night of track cycling competition. England took the bronze, more than eight seconds behind Australia. Whilst England cruised to a 5-0 opening group stage win over Uganda, Australia matched them - opening with their own 5-0 victory over South Africa - to show off similar intentions of topping Group C. Read More »

Bay Bros: Oakland A's acquire brother of Warriors star Klay Thompson


Designated for assignment last week, former Dodgers outfielder Trayce Thompson was claimed off waivers by the New York Yankees on Tuesday. "I talked to him just a little bit before I came out here and he's really excited". Oakland is scheduled to visit Los Angeles for a two-game series next Tuesday and Wednesday. Thompson, 27, was drafted out of high school by the Chicago White Sox in 2009, and made his major league debut in 2015, posting an impressive.896 OPS in 44 games as a rookie. Read More »

Masters: Augusta National takes unexpected turn toward women's golf


The history of The Masters is deeply intertwined with the history of Augusta National Golf Club itself, and with the story of Bobby Jones, one of the most iconic figures in the history of golf. After a cut to the low 30 scores, the final competitive round will take place at Augusta National on Saturday, April 6, when an amateur champion will be crowned for the first time at the home of the Masters. Read More »

Long Term Technical look - Humana Inc. (HUM)

With 1.23 million avg volume, 2 days are for Humana Inc ( NYSE :HUM)'s short sellers to cover HUM's short positions. About 14.70M shares traded. Humana Inc . OppenheimerFunds Inc. lifted its position in Humana by 0.4% in the fourth quarter. Tokio Marine Asset reported 45,002 shares. 36,335 are held by Stoneridge Investment Prtn Ltd Liability Corp. Read More »

Gay people destined for hell, says Folau


Unless they repent of their sins and turn to God", in a post that's since been deleted. Qantas , the Australian airline run by openly gay CEO Alan Joyce and a sponsor of Rugby Australia, released a statement saying "we find the comments very disappointing". Read More »

Khabib 'laughing inside' after McGregor Chaos

You broke a window? Why? "Come inside. You know UFC don't let you come inside", said Nurmagomedov. "This is big history gangster place". You want to talk to me? Send me location. In fact, Khabib doesn't want McGregor to go to prison or anything like that. If we have to fight, let's fight. Send me location. Please, we have to fix this. Read More »

Manchester City vs Manchester United - Betting Tips and Predictions


So, we expect to see a defence-first approach from Jose Mourinho's side. Manchester United will play a series of friendly fixtures in the United States of America as part of their summer preparations for the 2018/19 season, with participation in the International Champions Cup again likely. Read More »

Red Sox Rotation Making the Difference


The left-hander allowed just three hits and struck out five, blanking Tampa Bay for the same 21 outs he recorded in Friday's 1-0 shutout. Hanley Ramirez dropped an RBI single into center and Xander Bogaerts was down to his final strike before lacing a two-out RBI double off the Green Monster, tying the game at 2-2. Read More »

Wilkins, 61, dies days after cardiac arrest


Wilkins "was the consummate midfielder who possessed brilliant footballing skills and a brain to match", United said in a statement . "He was a great player and an even greater man". Wilkins had been in an induced coma after a cardiac arrest led to a fall on March 30. Wilkins, who won 84 caps for England between 1976 and 1986, was survived by his wife Jackie, two children-son Ross and daughter Jade and his grandchildren, Oliver, Frankie, Ava, Freddie, Jake and Archie. Read More »

JFK's landmark speech on MLK's death remembered


Later, as his auto arrived at the rally, his staff scanned the periphery of the park for snipers. The assembled agreed that Dr. King's torch had now passed to Kennedy; their only question was how long he would get to hold it. Participants in Wednesday's event included Georgia congressman and 1960s civil rights activist John Lewis and Robert Kennedy's daughter, Kerry Kennedy. Read More »

Robert Griffin III back in the NFL


He attempted to reignite it with the Cleveland Browns in 2016 on a two-year, $15 million deal, but he only played in five games and was cut the following offseason. "No, we will grade the players, set the board, and if there's a quarterback that we feel that we can pick at any of our picks, we'll do it", Newsome said, via the team's website . Read More »

Swimmers And Cyclists Take Australia To Second On The Medal Tally


Australia went some way towards easing the pain of Rio 2016 as the Commonwealth Games hosts sealed a hat-trick of track cycling golds on Thursday, demolishing a world record along the way. The 17-year-old Ruck also won two medals at the Rio Olympics and is one Canada's best young swimmers. "Then I looked up at the board and I saw that I'd won", she said shortly after receiving her gold medal from Prince Charles, who is representing his mother, Queen Elizabeth II, at the games. Read More »

Tigers rally late, beat White Sox in 10


Cabrera singled in the top of the first inning but fell after rounding first and was seen limping. He stayed in the game for another inning before being replaced. Fiers threw around 80 pitches Monday at the team's spring training facility in Florida. "It just depends on what we do with the rest of the pitching staff after that . Read More »

Van Dijk refuses to reveal ways to stop Salah

De Bruyne has been the heartbeat of a City team who have won the EFL Cup and can wrap up the top-flight title with six games to spare by beating rivals Manchester United this weekend, while Salah has hit a phenomenal 37 goals in all competitions since joining from Roma for £36.9million last June. Read More »

Huskies' Tyson commits to the University of Alabama


Tyson thanked his family and coaches for their support and said he would now focus on the upcoming season and help Alabama recruit the 2019 class. Bear Bryant was a college football coach for 47 years and was the Alabama head coach from 1958 through 1982. Read More »

David Warner's absence will have 'very little' impact for Sunrisers Hyderabad


Moody said the team managed to get the depth and balance it wanted during the IPL players' auction. He is very sound and reads the game very well. "We have a number of people who can fill different roles within the team. We got a lot of options and we have players for different conditions. He said, "We strongly felt that he is of worldwide quality and being a right-hander should be the ideal complement to left-handed Shikhar Dhawan". Read More »

Patriots sign former Bills WR Jordan Matthews


After being traded from Philadelphia to Buffalo, he suffered a chip fracture in his sternum in his first practice with the Bills . He also missed one game in November because of a knee injury that later resulted in him being put on injured reserve. Read More »

Gold, gold, gold for record-breaking Aussie cyclists


The 17-year-old Titmus, who was attempting to win three individual golds at the Games, began conservatively but stormed home in the final lap, only to be out-touched by Canada's Taylor Ruck by just 0.04. "I love you all and I wish you all the best next week I'll be cheering you all on". Stephanie Morton and Kaarle McCulloch then put the icing on top by overpowering New Zealand to win the women's team sprint . Read More »

CWG: Record-breaking Mirabai Chanu wins India's 1st gold


Such was her dominance that she net a record in each of her six lifts in the competition. In a remarkable performance, Chanu clinched a record, pulling off clean lifts in all her three attempts (80 kg, 84 kg, and 86 kg). Another successful lift of 107 kg consolidated her position at the top. "I am my biggest opponent, I strive to always beat my best records to ensure that I keep progressing forward", she was quoted as saying by the Commonwealth Gold Coast official website. Read More »

Darts' first superstar, Eric Bristow, dies of heart attack


Barry Hearn, chairman of the Professional Darts Corporation, led tributes to Bristow, calling him a "legend in the world of darts and British sports". "Rest in peace old friend". Eric, a five-time world champion between 1980 and 1986, was remembered for his phenomenal sporting prowess. "RIP Eric Bristow. Read More »

Suge Knight Hospitalized for the Past Two Days, Moved Out of Jail


Suge Knight has been hospitalized for the past two days after he became seriously ill while inside an L.A. County jail. In 2017, he was treated for blood clots ... "As far as I know, (witnesses) haven't been paid by anyone", he said. Knight could face up to life in prison if convicted. Suge Knight was rushed to the hospital from jail this week for treatment. Read More »

Horror start to Sergio Garcia's Masters title defence

Tiger Woods has made a solid start to his bid for a remarkable fifth Masters green jacket. One such score was remarkably coming from American Tony Finau, despite suffering a sickening injury during the pre-tournament par-three contest. It's one of those things. "So, it's just unfortunate, but that's what it is". When asked how it happened, Garcia said: "I don't know". "If it carries two more yards, it's probably ideal", Garcia said. Read More »

TVR Partners With Rebellion Racing For Le Mans And WEC


Rebellion will not be using a TVR engine in its Oreca chassis R-13 however, the team having recently signed a deal with Gibson Technology to use its new GL458 V8 engine. While TVR returns to the WEC as a title sponsor, it did say that learnings from the collaboration will flow directly into the development of future road and race cars. Read More »

Pep Guardiola's Reaction As He Stepped Off City Team Bus At Anfield


Guardiola was so impressed with the atmosphere that he instructed City's chief executive to make a £200mil bid while they waited for their bus to be fixed. Uefa are waiting to receive reports before deciding whether to open a disciplinary case. "The bus incident had no effect on us", club captain Vincent Kompany is quoted by The Guardian to have said . Read More »

Everyone Says The Same Thing After Mohamed Salah Goes Off Injured


It was a dominant display from Liverpool in the first-half and their early flurry of goals proved to be enough to see off Pep Guardiola's side eventually. City were well aware of the cauldron they were facing from the off as their team bus was battered by bottles and cans on their arrival at Anfield. Salah opened the scoring at Anfield after just 12 minutes and also set up the third goal scored by Sadio Mane . Read More »