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Fiji 7s team sets focus in Sydney

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The win was Fiji's second in consecutive tournaments this season after it took the Cape Town leg of the series and lifts it level on points with the United States atop the series table. It was appearing in a New Zealand final for the first time. Tonga is up against South Africa , Australia, and Argentina in Pool D. Canada fell behind early against Fiji with Meli Derenalagli scoring within the first 20 seconds, finishing off a fine solo run by Vilimoni Botitu for a 7-0 Fiji lead. Read More »

The FA Cup fifth round draw made live on the One Show

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Chelsea beat United 1-0 in the final at Wembley past year, when Eden Hazard's first-half penalty was enough to down the 12-times winners , who were then managed by Jose Mourinho. Nuno Espirito Santo's Wolves struggled to a 2-2 draw away to Shrewsbury Town at weekend and face a replay at Molineux to earn the right to face in-form Championship side Bristol City in the next round. Read More »

Ezekiel Elliott, Saquon Barkley Are Playing Defense In The Pro Bowl

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The Dallas Cowboys had plenty of representation when the NFL's version of an All-Star game, the Pro Bowl, kicked off in Orlando, Florida on Sunday afternoon. In the end, the AFC held off the NFC 26-7. The Cowboys third-year passer finished the day throwing for 45 yards, one touchdown and one interception while completing just four of his 11 passes. Read More »

Son Heung-min blames exhaustion after Asian Cup flop

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Qatar coach Felix Sanchez addresses a press conference ahead of the quarterfinal against South Korea yesterday. Should Qatar beat the UAE, the hosts of the 2022 World Cup will face either Iran or Japan in their first ever Asian Cup final. Read More »

F1 champion Alonso wins rain-hit 24 Hours of Daytona

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The race was red-flagged minutes after Alonso put Wayne Taylor Racing out front, and IMSA pulled the plug about two hours later. Kamui Kobayashi and Renger van der Zande were also part of the race-winning entry, but Alonso commanded significant global interest in his first major race since his final grand prix start in Abu Dhabi. Read More »

Justin Rose sends warning to golf world after setting PGA Tour record

He shot 72 and tied for fifth with Rory McIlroy (69) and defending champion Jason Day (67). "I just didn't have the game on the front nine, and it's a shame because Justin was a little shaky early with some bogeys", Scott said. To catch the top players such as Rose, Woods will have to up his game considerably, because the quality of golf just keeps getting better. In his most dominant performance yet, DeChambeau turned a one-shot lead into a seven-stroke victory Sunday by closing with an ... Read More »

Underwater search to begin for missing soccer Emiliano Sala, plane

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A survey vessel will scour the the English Channel in a desparate attempt to discover the missing Cardiff City star and pilot David Ibbotson. "There's no guarantee", Mearns said, "but ( Sala's ) family is determined to do everything they possibly can through the support they have in the football community and through family and friends". Read More »

What The Pelicans Are Reportedly Asking The Lakers For Anthony Davis

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Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reported on Monday that Davis, through his agent Rich Paul of Klutch Sports, informed the Pelicans that he won't pursue a contract extension and will seek a trade. There's a growing belief of uncertainty that Kyrie Irving will re-sign with Boston, sources said, even though he vowed to do so at the beginning of the season. Read More »

Daniel Radcliffe Hates Tom Brady's MAGA Hat

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On Saturday, the 29-year-old actor said to reporters from Variety that he was supporting the Los Angeles Rams at this year's Superbowl because the whole world is behind the Patriots . In an interview, Brady said in reference to Trump's dismissal of the protest: "I certainly disagree with what he said". I thought it was just divisive. Read More »

Davis requests trade from Pelicans, won't sign extension

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One of the biggest names in the National Basketball Association will reportedly not re-sign in one of it's smaller markets, as Anthony Davis has made it clear that he no longer sees a future in New Orleans. In 41 appearances with the Pelicans this season (all starts), Davis has racked up averages of 29.3 points on 50.8 percent shooting from the field (32.5 percent from beyond the arc), 13.3 rebounds, 4.4 assists, 2.6 blocks and 1.7 steals in 37.0 minutes per outing. Read More »

Chris Paul listed as questionable for Friday against the Raptors

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Toronto lost thier last game, but have won eight of their last 10. A freaky series of events gave him a chance to hit the game-winner, but he airballed the last shot when challenged by Harden on the right wing. He was upgraded to questionable for tonight. In the 106-110 loss to the Pacers, the Raptors got off to a slow start, and almost rallied all the way back. Read More »

Chelsea star Victor Moses close to joining Fenerbahce on loan

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Moses hasn't enjoyed the same relationship with Sarri as he did with former boss Antonio Conte. Victor Moses is expected to to arrive at Fenerbahce and undergo medicals before the end of the week. Moses will join a Fenerbahce side that is full of well-known faces including Islam Slimani, Mathieu Valbuena, Martin Skrtel and Roberto Soldado. Chelsea also says it has recalled United States defender Matt Miazga from his loan spell at French club Nantes and sent him to second-tier club ... Read More »

Tom Brady says there's 'zero' chance he'll retire after Super Bowl

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Robey-Coleman added that he sees signs the Rams can get to Brady "all over the place". In an interview with Tyler Dunne of Bleacher Report , Robey-Coleman made it clear that he does not like the New England Patriots . "But now I've gotten to know Bill - we talked at the combine previous year - so that's been cool", McVay told King. He's still doing the same things; he's just not doing as much of it. Read More »

So Professional and Focused - Pep Guardiola Salutes FA Cup Progress

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Today I wake up and suddenly we play Everton in between. " The important thing is we create more and concede fewer and in every game we try to play, play, play as much as possible ". If you believe it's a handicap, that's a big mistake. The 21-year-old said: "I have started this year on fire, I think, (and) not just for the goals. Read More »

Tiger Woods closes out routine week with strong Sunday at Torrey Pines

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Tiger Woods is officially done with his first tournament of the 2019 season, having finished his final round at the Farmers Insurance Open . Rose also won without his regular caddie, Mark Fulcher, who had a heart procedure last week. Greg Norman was the first player in the tour's history to reach $US10 million but now sits only 11th among Australians on the all-time list with $US14,484,458 despite his 20 wins and 331 weeks as world No.1 in the 1980s and 1990s. Read More »

Daniel Radcliffe puts Tom Brady on blast over MAGA hat

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Speaking to Variety , the actor got political against the Patriots quarterback. When asked about the hat in 2015, Brady said, "So, I've known him for a long time and he always gives me a call on different types of motivational speeches at different times". Read More »

India crush New Zealand by 7 wickets to win one-day series

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Sharma top-scored with 62 while Ambati Rayudu was unbeaten on 40 and Dinesh Karthik on 38. - Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma strung their 16th hundred runs stand and 27th fifty-plus stand in this match. They now have the second most century stands by an Indian pair after the iconic duo of Sourav Ganguly and Sachin Tendulkar. Kohli, who averages a century every 5.6 innings, was due a big knock in New Zealand after posting 45 and 43 earlier in the series, but his attempt to drive ... Read More »

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer rules out Andreas Pereira sale

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Solskjaer has won his first eight games as Manchester United boss, including Friday night's 3-1 win over Arsenal to knock the Gunners out of the FA Cup in the fourth round. "Of course, football you want to play with freedom and play with that smile on your face". "At the moment I can see everyone staying at the club", he said. Read More »

Inter Star Ivan Perisic Hands In Transfer Request Amid Arsenal Interest

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Malcom has barely featured for FC Barcelona so far this season and has only scored one goal in 10 first-team appearances so far, starting just three games. "When a player is fair and tells us his mental state and what he wants, we will always listen". 'Marotta is right, if Perisic doesn't want to stay here then he will be left out from my squad'. Read More »

New Zealand v India 3rd ODI

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In India , for all the ball-by-ball updates and live commentary you can keep a tab on TOI Sports' live blog and live updates well before the first ball is bowled. This will be Virat Kohli's last game in New Zealand as the skipper has been rested for the rest of the tour. But we didn't have wickets in hand. Read More »

Warriors outlast Celtics in thriller for 10th straight win

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Boston actually had three shot attempts the Celtics missed to tie the game or take the lead - a three that rimmed out from Marcus Smart, his airball on a post fadeaway or the three that bounced off the back of the rim from Marcus Morris . The two-time defending champion Warriors prevailed 115-111. Golden State Warriors Head Coach Steve Kerr earned his 300th career regular-season coaching victory tonight at Boston in his 377th game at the helm, reaching the 300-win milestone in the fewest ... Read More »

Jason Witten Botches Touchdown Call, Breaks MVP Trophy at Pro Bowl

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Mahomes threw for 156 yards and a touchdown on 7-of-14 passing to earn offensive MVP honors while Adams picked up an interception in addition to his lone tackle to earn defensive MVP honors. Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott (21) laughs during practice in the Ford Center at the Star in Frisco on Thursday, October 25, 2018. The New Orleans Saints are not going to get over that blown call any time soon. Read More »

Jason Witten breaks Pro Bowl trophy

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If you have questions about the game, reach out to us on Twitter @TheChiefsWire . Jared Goff and Todd Gurley won't play for the NFC , while Aaron Rodgers, Philadelphia Eagles tight end Zach Ertz, Chicago Bears linebacker Khalil Mack and Atlanta Falcons receiver Julio Jones are all out injured. Read More »

Joel Embiid named All-Star starter, but Ben Simmons must wait

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George won a tiebreaker over New Orleans' Anthony Davis for the final West frontcourt starting spot. The voting is presented by Google where the media panel, current NBA players and NBA fans across the world participate in to give their favorite players a nod in one of the biggest special editions in the basketball calendar. Read More »

Callum Hudson Odoi handed in a transfer request after Bayern Munich bid

He has 18 months remaining on his contract and Chelsea could now opt to cash in or keep Hudson-Odoi until the end of the season in an effort to persuade him to change his mind and sign a new deal. While another added: "Hate that Hudson-Odoi has got a start". Since Bayern made their interest public, Chelsea and Sarri have gone on a charm offensive... Read More »

Humbled Nadal says needs 'time, work' to beat Djokovic

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Then again, Nadal conceded, "When the player did nearly everything better than you, you can't complain much". "This is where you want to be". "You will surpass 20 grand slams in less than 2 years if you play like this". "I need matches, but I can't go insane to play matches". Both are back in the final after injury-plagued seasons in 2018. This was the most startling example of what Djokovic can do on the Melbourne stage. Read More »

Decker to get paid after NHL All-Star skills demonstration

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It was the seventh best time out of the eight competitors (seven NHL All-Stars), beating Arizona Coyotes forward Clayton Keller. After it became known that Decker wouldn't receive the prize, fans started a #PayDecker hashtag on social media to get the Calgary Inferno winger declared the rightful victor and prize-money recipient. Read More »

Rafael Nadal one step away from 18th Grand Slam win

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Will be a tough one", Nadal said. "I feel really, really well". "I've played some great matches here with the roof closed". In that moment it was hard for me to imagine being in this position today. After roaring out to a 5-0 lead in the final set, Nadal closed out the match with a big serve after one hour and 46 minutes. The victor of Nadal vs Tsitsipas will face either Novak Djokovic or Lucas Pouille in Sunday's final. Read More »

Lippi leaves China after Asian Cup loss

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It may be a tough game but you can't lose this way. Azmoun's excellence and Iran's victory saw Carlos Queiroz's charges make it five wins and as many clean sheets from their five matches at Asia's premier event, and take a step nearer to claiming the nation's first Continental title since 1976. Read More »

Sergio Ramos scores another Panenka in Real Madrid Copa del Rey win

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Los Blancos were level on 18 minutes through Lucas Vazquez's close-range finish after some work from Álvaro Odriozola down the right flank. Girona were awarded a penalty of their own in the 66th minute following a foul from Marcos Llorente , which allowed Álex Granell to convert from 12-yards out. Read More »