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Australian Open 2019: Lleyton Hewitt laughs off Bernie Tomic accusations

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Bernard Tomic has continued his criticism of Australia's Davis Cup captain, saying Lleyton Hewitt is causing division among the players and should be replaced. You're not playing, bro. They're all under Lleyton's wing, under the management company. "I didn't get much buy-in with Bernard or Nick", the 46-year-old told Spox . Read More »

Yuzvendra Chahal breaks Australian ODI record to put India in pole position

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They have previously drawn the T20I series 1-1, and then went on to record a historic first-ever Test series win here by a 2-1 margin. Chasing 299, India got off to a brisk start courtesy openers Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan . Jason Behrendorff who complained of a sore back has been replaced by Billy Stanlake. The Virat Kohli-led side started their tour with a three-match Twenty20 global (T20I) series that ended in a 1-1 draw, followed by a historic first-ever 2-1 Test series win for ... Read More »

Hewitt: Tomic is a clown and he tried to blackmail me

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The veteran two-time Grand Slam champion said the firebrand player would never again feature in Davis Cup while he captained the Australian team. The deeply weird and incredibly freakish biff between Lleyton Hewitt and the duo of Bernard Tomic and Nick Kyrgios that has been dominating headlines throughout the Australian Open - despite the latter too feebly departing the tournament in the first round - has deepened dramatically thanks to claims from Hewitt that Tomic had previously ... Read More »

Who is Terence Crawford and what is his boxing record?

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Press conference will be tomorrow and then one in NY on Thursday, and it's a good fight. "I had another fight with Kell Brook but for me this is another big fight I couldn't turn down". Arum said he was happy to provide Crawford with a top opponent for the first pay-per-view fight of the Top Rank-ESPN partnership. "I know some people are writing him off, but I am by no means overlooking him". Read More »

Ghana: Undercover journalist Hussein-Suale shot dead

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Investigative journalist Ahmed Husein has been shot dead in Accra by unknown assailants. Beyond Ghana , a host of referees , spreading across 15 African countries, were fingered in the exposé and consequently banned by continental football's governing body Caf. Read More »

Tyson Fury offered Anthony Joshua fight on April 13 at Wembley

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At this stage it appears as if Wilder and his team aren't even give a thought to fighting Joshua with a rematch against Tyson Fury more likely according to various reports. There's a man that knows he can have this fight, if he wants it. Fury meanwhile is also not interested in a fight with Joshua, believing that Joshua has been dodging him the last 3 years while Dillian Whyte says the offer made by Joshua's camp to him was insulting and wasn't worth the effort. Read More »

Two storm systems expected to pass through tri-state region

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Accumulations of less than an inch were expected in areas south of I-80. The precipitation will gradually come to an end by late Friday morning then skies will become mostly sunny by afternoon. This will be the coldest air of the season so far with high temperatures only reaching new 20 degrees and wind chill temperatures well below zero. Friday morning could have a flurry but after that, a quiet day is ahead with a high in the low 30s. Read More »

Bayern Munich Boss Insists Arsenal Target Not Seeking Move

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However, appearances for Los Blancos became increasingly fleeting during his three-year tenure, and Rodriguez was allowed to rejoin his former Real mentor Carlo Ancelotti in a sensational two-year loan deal at Bayern Munich with a €42 million option to buy at the end of that period. Read More »

'I've never had that' - Moment that broke Andy Murray at Australian Open

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The British player had lost his opening match of the tournament 4-6, 4-6, 7-6, 7-6, 2-6 against Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain in a grueling contest. "I gave everything I had and it wasn't enough tonight". Bautista Agut, who has lined up a second-round clash with Australia's John Millman, gave tribute to Murray post-match. "I've loved playing here over the years". Read More »

Want India to be a cricketing superpower: Virat

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Dhoni (55*) went on to complete his half-century, helping India chase down the target with four balls to spare. One of those maximums came in the final over - effectively sealing the match and sending fans into raptures on social media. Read More »

Back where it all began, Djokovic renews Tsonga rivalry

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Ranked 240 in the world - though that is now sure to rocket upwards - Birrell held her nerve to see out a 6-4, 4-6, 6-1 win over the Croatian to set up a potential clash with second seed Angelique Kerber, who beat Brazilian qualifier Beatriz Haddad Maia 6-2, 6-3. Read More »

Chelsea target Gonzalo Higuain demonstrates 'forwards tackle' on Milan boss Gattuso

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The Portuguese striker, who joined the club for €100 million (R1.56 billion), plus add-ons, in the previous transfer window, scored the only goal in his side's 1-0 win over AC Milan on Wednesday evening. However, since he is officially still a Juve player, Chelsea would need to reach an agreement with the Bianconeri . Maurizio Sarri's side are seriously lacking in goals at the moment and the 31-year-old's track record can not be denied. Read More »

Jets name Gregg Williams new DC

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Williams, who took over as interim coach in Cleveland after Hue Jackson and Todd Haley were fired on October 29, led the Browns to a 5-3 record down the stretch. The Jets are bringing in Gregg Williams to help with their defense. While in Washington, Williams ran a 4-3 defense. He inherits a unit that finished 29th in total yards and 23rd in scoring. Read More »

Eagles coach Pederson: 'Wentz is the QB going forward'

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But as I have said many, many times, it's not about one guy, it's about the team. In simplifying their defense (at the request of safety Malcolm Jenkins ) and then their offense when forced to replace quarterback Carson Wentz with Nick Foles , the Philadelphia Eagles salvaged what could have been a disastrous season. Read More »

NFL Minute: Why are the Falcons the favorites to land Antonio Brown?

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Antonio Brown fired back at Bruce Arians on Wednesday for the new Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach's comments about him, taking a jab at Denver Broncos receiver Emmanuel Sanders along the way. "By the end of the season, they were both winning for us to go to the Super Bowl". Arians was the Steelers' offensive coordinator from 2007-11. He served as interim head coach for most of 2012 while Chuck Pagano was battling cancer, was the Arizona Cardinals head coach from 2013-17 and sat out the ... Read More »

Leeds facing action for spying on opposition team

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Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola is backing Leeds United to win promotion under manager Marcelo Bielsa. Bielsa insisted his approach is "not illegal" but accepts he will have to "respect the sanctions" that may come as a effect, from the EFL and/or the Football Association. Read More »

Turkish Government Seeking Warrant For Enes Kanter's Arrest

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Now it is being reported that Turkey is seeking an global arrest warrant against Kanter, saying he is part of a terrorist organization. Anadolu said on Tuesday prosecutors had sought the issue of a "red notice" for Kanter, an Interpol request to locate and provisionally arrest an individual pending extradition. Read More »

Barcelona on lookout for striker after Munir sale: Coach Ernesto Valverde

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Sevilla have announced agreements for the transfers of Barcelona forward Munir El Haddadi and Ajax defender Maximilian Wober. Morata has made it clear that he will take a substantial pay cut - he now earns 9 million euros a year at Chelsea - to play for the team which he started his footballing career at as a youngster: Atleti . Read More »

Harry Kane out until March with ankle ligament damage

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Kane was injured after being caught between United defenders Phil Jones and Victor Lindelof while trying to set up a last-minute chance for Tottenham . Borussia Dortmund will visit on February 13 for the first leg of a UEFA Champions League Round of 16 match. The start of March sees two pivotal matches for Spurs as they face Arsenal in the North London derby on the 2nd and the second leg against Dortmund on the 5th. Read More »

Former Yankee John Wetteland accused of child sex abuse

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Records show that Wetteland posted $25,000 bond and was released after being arrested Monday. According to the Dallas Morning News , Wetteland taught Bible studies and coached baseball at a Christian school in 2007 to 2008. "He just didn't seem to understand", he said. Wetteland was charged following an investigation. 'We were relieved once we heard the details from John and Michele and that John is safe at home and in good health, ' Seattle GM Jack Zduriencik said in the 2009 statement. Read More »

Blackburn Rovers vs. Newcastle United - Football Match Report

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Adam Armstrong pulled one back before Darragh Lenihan's powerful header made it 2-2. And Republic of Ireland worldwide Darragh Lenihan equalised for Blackburn with a header in first-half stoppage time. Paul Dummett, Jonjo Shelvey and Mo Diame are all still unavailable because of injury, and Benitez does not want to risk Florian Lejeune given the centre-half's lengthy absence in the first half of the season after cruciate ligament surgery. Read More »

Steve Smith to undergo elbow surgery before end of ban

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He is expected to undergo surgery on a damaged ligament in the elbow on Tuesday and will be forced to wear a brace for six weeks before he can commence rehabilitation. If this unlikely outcome happens for Cricket Australia , it will be interesting to see if they include Smith into the team for World Cup with no cricket under his belt. Read More »

Murray: I should have done better in career

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In his on-court interview he said there there was still a chance he could make a return to Melbourne . "I've been very fortunate - and unlucky - to compete in an era with all those great players around" Murray said. I'm in a better place than I was six months ago but still in a lot of pain. No, no, when I get broken was not because of the serve. "He has just been there all the time". Read More »

Heisman victor Murray declares for NFL Draft

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Oklahoma Sooners quarterback Kyler Murray has officially declared for the NFL Draft, a move that had been expected considering he has a chance to be a first round selection. In just his first season as a starter, Murray threw for 4,361 yards and 42 touchdowns and ran for another 1,001 yards and 12 touchdowns in leading the Sooners to the College Football Playoff semifinals this year. Read More »

United's Pogba enjoying attacking role and freedom under Solskjaer

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We caught some clips of him talking to his team-mates in the dressing room, it was incredible. "Solskjaer has seen in him that he is a genuine striker who can score goals". He has come back to help us and it is going very well. Paul Pogba is all of a sudden the player we knew he could be and similar comments apply to the rest of the team. Read More »

Florida State vs. Pittsburgh Prediction, Preview, and Odds

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He got a wide-open look on a pass from underneath the basket and drained the 3-pointer to win it. Either way, Reddish - a freshman but also the nation's No. Reddish, with no one paying attention to him, ran across the court to the wing, and Tre Jones made a ideal pass around 7-foot-4 center Christ Koumadje. Read More »