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Monaco coach Thierry Henry suspended - club

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It's been an out-and-out slog for Henry at Monaco . Five things to know... The club were in the relegation zone at the time but Henry has failed to help his boyhood club climb the table. Same as Guingamp on Tuesday. Henry held a meeting with his team on Thursday and gave a tactical presentation to his players in the afternoon ahead of the weekend's fixture against Dijon . Read More »

Tragic tale of Kvitova's emotional 'second career'

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During the 2016 offseason, the 28-year-old suffered severe left hand lacerations in a home burglary and wasn't sure if she'd ever hold a racquet again. "I want it bad, that's right", she said. "I've gained more experience in the past year, which is great". "I'm just living the dream, living what I've been working hard for", said Tsitsipas, who lives in Cyprus but trains at the academy of Serena Williams' coach Patrick Mouratoglou in France. Read More »

The Australian Open in 2019: Djokovic and Pui reached the semi-finals

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It is worth noting that Nishikori was held at the tournament three pyatisetovy match, and his match against Pablo Carreno Busta lasted more than five hours. Nishikori made five unforced errors en route to dropping his serve in the second game, while winning just one point across Djokovic's first two service games. Read More »

Reds, Yankees finalize Sonny Gray trade after righty signs extension, reports say

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That essentially makes the Gray deal a three-way trade: Gray from New York to Cincinnati, Stowers from Seattle to New York, a draft pick from Cincinnati to New York, and Long from Cincinnati to Seattle. According to a recent report by Jeff Passan , the New York Yankees have agreed to trade right-handed pitcher Sonny Gray , and left-handed pitching prospect Reiver Sanmartin to the Cincinnati Reds for prospect Shed Long and the Reds' supplemental round draft pick. Read More »

Naomi Osaka sponsor apologises for 'whitewashing' tennis star in ad

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Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka's own sponsor has been forced to apologise after "white-washing" her in a cartoon advert for its noodles. And she always had that serve to bank on - the one thing that many WTA players today don't have, even if they have all the power in the world, which makes them vulnerable to getting broken frequently. Read More »

Dhoni is one of the most intelligent cricketers, says Virat Kohli

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Kohli also ended 2018 as the top-ranked Test and ODI batsman in the player rankings while his side finished the year as the top-ranked side in Tests and number two behind England in ODIs. Where New Zealand vs India taking place? . "So I think that tells you about his awareness of the game and hence he is leading his side and guiding them in the right direction", Kohli said. Read More »

Chiefs fire defensive coordinator Sutton after loss to Pats

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This was not an easy decision, but one I feel is in the best interest of the Kansas City Chiefs moving forward". He was last a defensive coordinator for the Ravens in 2008 before taking over as head coach of the Jets in 2009. Kansas City announced Sutton's dismissal on Tuesday. If Ryan is hired and gets the Chiefs from dead last in defense to at least middle of the pack, the team would be virtually unstoppable. Read More »

Barcelona have the paperwork complete so Boateng can face Sevilla

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Speaking about Monchi at his news conference, Emery said: "I can only say to you that he's working in Roma". It is a busy time off the pitch, with Emery stressing that Arsenal are still focused on bringing up to two players in over the winter window, with a wide player and a central defender still on his agenda. Read More »

Pakistani cricketer slammed for 'racist slur' in South Africa

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Sarfraz said to Phehlukwayo, "Abey Kaaley, Teri Ammi aaj kaha baithi huyeen hain, Hain??? Kya parwa ke aaye hai aaj?" Literal translation: "Hey black guy, where's your mother sitting today?" Pakistani cricket captain Sarfraz Ahmed arrives for a practice session at the Sheikh Zayed International Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi on 1 December 2018. Read More »

Barcelona seal €86m De Jong deal

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That could allow Tottenham to move in for the Frenchman, with the Premier League outfit in desperate need of reinforcements in midfield. The 21-year-old, who will cost the La Liga leaders an initial 75m euros plus another 11m euros (£9.5m) in variables, has agreed a five-year deal. Read More »

Kei Nishikori Today Hit at the Australian Open

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When play resumed he appeared to have lost focus and coughed up the last five points of the match to gift marathon man Nishikori a spot in the quarter-finals. Carreno Busta's claim that he could have returned Nishikori's shot was waved away controversially by the official, who refused to replay the point. Read More »

Ko, Ji charge to LPGA lead with Henderson one back

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She played her provisional off the tee and made double bogey. "But there are a lot of positives I can take from this week". Korda was all smiles as she finished an even par final round on Sunday, and said her smile was due to the unique nature of the event playing alongside celebrities. Read More »

Eden Hazard drops major Real Madrid hint

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Chelsea signed Morata for £57m from Real Madrid in July 2017. Chelsea has placed €100m on the playmaker but Real Madrid is will to open the bid with €75m. And with Sarri, once again, I frustrate him. Me, we know all the love that I had for him as a player. That after England, I want to discover something else. Read More »

‘Feisty’ Collins stuns 2016 champ Kerber at Australian Open

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Collins had an 0-5 career record in Grand Slam tournaments until this one. In the first round of the Australian Open 2019, Collins found herself a set down against 14th seed Julia Goerges . "It's incredible that it's. happening in Australia", Barty said, reflecting on her first goal for 2019. Ranked 35 in the world, Collins is little known after playing much of her tennis in the USA college system and was making her debut in the main draw at Melbourne Park. Read More »

Serena Williams' awkward entry at the Australian Open

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After being just moments away from victory, Serena Williams has suffered a shocking collapse to be bundled out of the Australian Open in the quarter-finals. "That's why she's No.1", Williams said. "OK, next time I'm up 5-1 against anybody, whether it's her or anyone, I just need to make sure I play lights out when I have match points". Read More »

New Zealand vs India on January 23

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Virat Kohli on Tuesday scripted history by becoming the first player in history to win the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for ICC Cricketer of the Year , as well as the ICC Men's Test Player of the Year and the ICC ODI Player of the Year awards. Read More »

Darren McFadden, former Cowboys RB, arrested for DWI at Whataburger

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When cops showed up, McFadden allegedly resisted being taken into custody by officers. Multiple sources tell us McFadden's driver's side and passenger windows were smashed during the incident. Officials say he was driving drunk at a Whataburger. He was drafted No. 4 overall by the Oakland Raiders in 2008 out of the University of Arkansas. Read More »

Australian Open: Milos Raonic's and Kei Nishikori's remarkable comebacks

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Canada's Milos Raonic , left, is congratulated by Germany's Alexander Zverev after winning their fourth round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, on January 21, 2019. This contrasts with the massively experienced Serena Williams who has made the last eight or better 11 times on her way to seven Australian Open crowns. Read More »

Phil Mickelson keeps hold of two-shot lead at Desert Classic

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A 35-footer at the sixth hole marked the start of three consecutive birdies on the front nine for Mickelson, who also made a 36-footer at 17 to maintain the two-stroke advantage he started the day with. Mickelson, though, struggled with his putter all day. The Canadian had his fourth straight top-six finish in the event. Hadwin had a 66 at La Quinta, where the Canadian shot 59 two years ago. Read More »

Sooners QB, A’s pick Kyler Murray declares for NFL draft

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Kyler Murray announced on Monday that he has chose to enter his name in the NFL Draft , and all indications are that he is serious about pursuing a career in football. The major question that Murray, his family, friends and advisers must answer is which is the better long term move? While Murray's completion percentage (69 percent) is slightly behind Mayfield's (70.5 percent in 2017), his 199.2 passer rating just beats that of Mayfield (198.9). Read More »

Cricketers come together to help Jacob Martin

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The Board of Control for Cricket in India has provided Martin with Rs 5 lakhs while the Baroda Cricket Association has contributed Rs 3 lakhs. Many eminent players and officials from the cricket fraternity have come together to help Jacob Martin , a cricketer and former teammate of Sourav Ganguly and Sachin Tendulkar. Read More »

Fears growing that Cardiff's new signing Emiliano Sala was on missing plane

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Sala had been due to meet his new teammates at Cardiff City after the club purchased his rights on January 19 from FC Nantes for a club-record fee, believed to be around $20 million. The rescue party included two helicopters and a lifeboat. In an earlier statement, Fitzgerald confirmed that initial attempts to search for any wreckage had to be abandoned in the early hours of Tuesday morning as conditions worsened, before resuming at 8am. Read More »

Ronaldo accepts fine for tax evasion, avoids jail

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Cristiano Ronaldo has received a two-year jail sentence after pleading guilty to four counts of tax fraud during his time as a Real Madrid player. The Juventus star attended a court in Madrid on Tuesday to ratify an agreement already reached with Spanish prosecutors. Read More »

Pacer Mohammad Abbas named in ICC Test Team of the Year

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However, no England players made it into the Test team of the year, with New Zealand trio Tom Latham, Kane Williamson and Henry Nicholls among those selected, alongside India skipper Virat Kohli , who was named as captain of both the Test and ODI sides. Read More »

Reds acquire, extend Gray on three-year deal

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Happ, despite having Luis Severino, Masahiro Tanaka, C.C. Sabathia, and Gray already in place. Combined with his $7.5 million salary this season, Gray's deal can max out at five years and $50 million. Gray had a 6.98 ERA at Yankee Stadium past year and a 3.17 ERA on the road. "And we think he's still at his age got plenty of upside and shouldn't have any problem recapturing where he was". Read More »

It's inevitable Sarri will be sacked by Chelsea

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Sarri was left furious, switching to his native Italian for his post-match media conference - "to send a message to my players and I want my message to be very clear", he said - as the 60-year-old attacked their attitude and personalities. Read More »

Pavlyuchenkova beats Stephens in marathon contest to reach quarters

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The 22-year-old has already claimed her biggest scalp yet with a three-set triumph over five-time major champion Maria Sharapova on Sunday in front of a frenzied Melbourne Park crowd. "It's impossible sometimes. But I knew I had to just go up, try and hit my spots on serve and trust the fact that I have done the work". They met on court as recently as last weekend in the Sydney International final, when the Czech Kvitova won via a tiebreaker in the third set. Read More »

Rockets trade Carmelo Anthony to Bulls

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League office staff are available to take trades during holidays, but teams must notify the league office of the terms of the possible trade by 6 p.m. Anthony struggled to integrate into Houston's rotation and averaged just 13.4 points per game. He averaged a career-low 16.2 points in 78 starts in a tumultuous season for the Thunder last season before coming to Houston - and accepting a reserve role for the first time in his 16-year career. Read More »

Stefanos Tsitsipas reaches Australian Open semis with win over Roberto Bautista Agut

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Before going down in the fourth set of Australian Open to Tsitsipas, the Swiss lost to Millman in the fourth round of US Open 2018, Anderson in Wimbledon 2018 quarterfinal and chose to skip the French Open 2018. "Living what I have been working hard for". "I knew I had to keep chipping away - in a sense, trust the work we've done". Greek fans have not been lacking from games featuring Tsitsipas, and the player has admitted that the support has meant a lot to him. Read More »

Reds finalizing trade for Yankees RHP Sonny Gray

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Gray, 29, has struggled since being acquired by the Yankees along with $1 million in International Free Agent bonus room in exchange for Jorge Mateo , Dustin Fowler , and James Kaprielian. The pick comes in the Competitive Balance Round A, right after the first round. The Reds have been one of the most visibly interested parties since Gray was made available. Read More »