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Naomi Osaka: The birth of a new tennis star

Naomi Osaka: The birth of a new tennis star The tennis superstar sat down with The Sunday Project , an Australian news show, in an interview set to air next weekend - and she's not backing down from her position, despite her own coach now actually admitting otherwise. The incident drew a volley of commentary in recent days. US Tennis association chief executive Katrina Adams has been overheard apologising to controversial umpire Carlo... [Full Article...]

Canelo takes middleweight titles, hands Golovkin 1st career defeat in thrilling rematch

Canelo takes middleweight titles, hands Golovkin 1st career defeat in thrilling rematch A draw like many boxing writers had it. Scores of 115-113 either way or a draw were easy conclusions to reach, meaning any talk of controversy is unwarranted. Those sessions were very close and simply based on what you like, with the CompuBox stats making interesting reading. "Every great fighter has a great rival". [Full Article...]

Zlatan Ibrahimovic had a typically Zlatan response to Michael Bradley spat

Zlatan Ibrahimovic had a typically Zlatan response to Michael Bradley spat Since then, the former Swedish global has scored 17 goals for the MLS side in 22 appearances. But his 500th career goal in the USA left fans incredulous as to how he pulled it off, completing a roundhouse kick to convert an assist from Jonathan dos Santsos to pull one back for the California team after they went 3-0 down. [Full Article...]

Jose Mourinho blasts pundits with barrage of Marcus Rashford statistics

Jose Mourinho blasts pundits with barrage of Marcus Rashford statistics A defeat for United would have seen them suffer three losses in their opening five Premier League games for the first time, but they picked up where they left off against Burnley prior to the worldwide break, professionally dealing with an in-form Watford side. [Full Article...]

Chelsea need another step to be Premier League contenders, says Sarri

Chelsea need another step to be Premier League contenders, says Sarri Chelsea are favourites to maintain their flawless start to the league season at Stamford Bridge against Neil Warnock's men, who are winless in their opening four games. The 30-year-old's hopes of securing a new two-year deal are, however, complicated by Chelsea's policy of usually only offering one-year contracts to players who are 30 or over. [Full Article...]

Jerome Boateng reveals reason for turning down Jose Mourinho

Jerome Boateng reveals reason for turning down Jose Mourinho Never. He never told me he wants to leave. "So I can only comment on what is real for me, not in what I read, not in what I listen to". I have a direct relationship with the players - not just Paul. "You have to ask him". "If you live it from within, as happened to me in the first 4 years, you are not amazed at the path and the triumphs". Pogba is set to start against Watford at Vicarage Ro... [Full Article...]

Storm sweep Mystics, win third WNBA title

Storm sweep Mystics, win third WNBA title The Storm were victorious 98-82 in a game that was decided in the second quarter. The sellout crowd of 9,164 at EagleBank Arena screamed: "De-fense, De-fense", one last rally cry for a Washington Mystics facing elimination for the fouth time this season. [Full Article...]

US East Coast braces for "life-threatening" Hurricane Florence

US East Coast braces for People in areas vulnerable to the risky hurricane, particularly those in coastal regions, have fled ahead of the storm. The hurricane, whose wind field size is now larger than North Carolina and SC combined, is expected to make landfall on the Carolinas early Friday . [Full Article...]

Djokovic headed for bright finish with U.S. Open win

Djokovic headed for bright finish with U.S. Open win Djokovic is now just three Slams behind Rafael Nadal and six back from the record 20 held by Roger Federer . Former world number one Djokovic equalled Pete Sampras' haul of 14 slams after outlasting Del Potro 6-3 7-6 (7-4) 6-3 to lift the trophy for a third time in NY. [Full Article...]

England 1-2 Spain: Hosts lose Nations League opener at Wembley

England 1-2 Spain: Hosts lose Nations League opener at Wembley England's Luke Shaw was injured after jumping for the ball with Spain's Dani Carvajal . To mark the occasion, the Spurs striker wore a special pair of gold boots for the clash with the 2010 world champions. Rodrigo celebrates scoring what proved to be Spain's victor against England at Wembley. So when he came from behind, he chose to bump into Mo Salah's least favourite person - givi... [Full Article...]

Panthers open season with 16-8 win over Cowboys

Panthers open season with 16-8 win over Cowboys Especially when it came to their attack through the air, which appeared limited at best, as Cole Beasley finished the day as the Cowboys' top target, with seven catches for 73 yards in a 16-8 loss to the Panthers . Bailey's replacement, Brett Maher , missed his only kick at goal from 47 yards in the third quarter. Bryant had previously been critical of the Cowboys' playcalling on offense, ... [Full Article...]

Tennis players are defending Serena Williams after her controversial US Open treatment

Tennis players are defending Serena Williams after her controversial US Open treatment Serena broke her racket on the ground and was fined a point. During a break, Williams was still waiting for Ramos to acknowledge that she had not cheated: "You're attacking my character". While Kanell thinks that the warnings were independent of that, Bell thinks that Ramos took it more personally because Williams is a woman. "Maybe it didn't work out for me, but it's going to work out for t... [Full Article...]

Serena Williams birth complications: What happened?

Serena Williams birth complications: What happened? The multi-times grand slam victor wore a black bodysuit for the match specifically to assist with her health concerns after giving birth to daughter in 2017. "I didn't get coaching". Williams later broke her racket, which earned her another penalty, which led to an argument between Ramos and Williams. "I don't cheat to win". [Full Article...]

Djokovic tops del Potro to win U.S. Open, 14th Slam title

Djokovic tops del Potro to win U.S. Open, 14th Slam title Djokovic, meanwhile, claimed his second major of the year after winning Wimbledon in July and draws level on Pete Sampras with 14 career successes as a result. Twelve months ago, Novak Djokovic wasn't even playing in the US Open while trying rehab a nagging elbow injury that eventually required surgery. Del Potro, the No. [Full Article...]

Paul Pogba: Manchester United exit reports 'will always be just rumours'

Paul Pogba: Manchester United exit reports 'will always be just rumours' Cantona, while convinced United will "always be great", is unimpressed with their present playing style, comparing it unfavourably with the freedom afforded across town. After winning the World Cup with France, United fans were hopeful that they would get to see the complete Paul Pogba , but even by his own admission, he has not performed as he should so far this season. [Full Article...]

Missouri college to strip athletes of Nike branding over Kaepernick controversy

Missouri college to strip athletes of Nike branding over Kaepernick controversy Kneeling players have repeatedly been rebuked by President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence among others. Sales increased 31 percent from Sunday through Tuesday of this week, according to research firm Edison Trends . The NFL should have taken a bold stand on this, but they fumbled it badly and now Nike is piling on. Ultimately, when it's all said and done, I'm most thrilled... [Full Article...]

BMW Championship: Tiger Woods ties course record with opening round 62

BMW Championship: Tiger Woods ties course record with opening round 62 Philadelphia , Sep 8 Tiger Woods did not have things going his way at the BMW Championship a day after he opened with a 62, which was his lowest score since his last win more than five years ago. "It turned into even par, which is not what I needed to do today". "You don't get many opportunities to break 60 and today was one of them", he said. [Full Article...]

Manchester United's Luke Shaw stretchered off on England duty vs. Spain

Manchester United's Luke Shaw stretchered off on England duty vs. Spain Spurs are very happy with their first-choice left back, Ben Davies, but doubts remain about the future of their other option for that position - Danny Rose . Shaw had earlier set up England's opening goal with a superb through ball to clubmate Marcus Rashford . On Shaw's overall display as he won a first global cap for 18 months, the England manager added: "It's a great contribution for ... [Full Article...]

Serena Williams beats Pliskova, makes US Open semifinals

Serena Williams beats Pliskova, makes US Open semifinals On the men's side, John Isner's bid to become the first American man in a dozen years to get to the final four at Flushing Meadows ended with a 6-7 (5), 6-3, 7-6 (4), 6-2 loss in Arthur Ashe Stadium to No. Rafael Nadal was forced to go the distance in an epic five-setter against Dominic Thiem in their US Open quarter-final, while Serena Williams fought back to beat Karolina Pliskova and... [Full Article...]

Tiger's old putter inspires 8-under round at BMW Championship

Tiger's old putter inspires 8-under round at BMW Championship Still, but for a few narrow misses with a putter that had been so steady Thursday, Woods would've drawn close to Schauffele. Briefly, the model takes account of the current form of each golfer as well as the difficulty of their remaining holes, and probabilities are calculated from 10K simulations. [Full Article...]


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