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What, no Williams? Federer inspires Bencic upset of Venus

Bencic, who lost to Serena in straights sets at the same stage past year, said when she saw the draw she was prepared for another tough opener. Of the nine Am...


Swansea City's Jordan Ayew on target in Newcastle United stalemate

The Serbian global joined Liverpool at the start of the previous season but injuries have seen him fail to make an impact on the first team at Anfield. "It mi...


Heyman | Astros acquire Gerrit Cole from Pirates

Pittsburgh traded the pitcher to the Astros on Saturday in return for a package centered around Joe Musgrove and Colin Moran , according to Yahoo Sports . On ...


Heavy snow showers and hail to affect north of Scotland communities

This warning will be valid from 3:00pm tomorrow (Friday, January 12) until 12:00pm on Saturday, January 13. The heavy rain was to be most persistent in the we...


Mets make low-risk move on Adrian Gonzalez

The 35-year-old Gonzalez needs to pass a physical to complete the deal. Los Angeles traded Gonzalez to the Atlanta Braves last month as part of the Matt Ke...


NBC will livestream the 2018 Winter Olympics

Britain won four medals at the 2014 Winter Olympics, equalling the 1924 haul from Chamonix, but the Sochi haul could rise following the Russian doping scandal. ...


Le'Veon Bell unsure about Steelers future

He added 11 total touchdowns. So, we totally understood where Bell was coming from. Bell's threat to retire is probably a bluff, but that doesn't mean he has ...


Hazard says he'll 'never' leave Chelsea

The Belgian has also admitted it would "be a dream" to play under Zidane, whom he calls an "idol". The recently turned 27-year-old was heavily linked towards ...


Barcelona unveil Brazil midfielder, Coutinho at Nou Camp

He's a great player but we have different characteristics and I have come here to find my own place. It's a dream for all the players who have been here and tho...


Tom Brady on a mission as Patriots face Titans

It has been 26 years since Steve DeBerg outlasted Todd Marinovich in the ' 10-6 wild-card win over the Los Angeles Raiders on December 28, 1991. At age 40, Br...


Dolphins staying home in 2018; no London games

Highlights from the announcement include three new teams traveling to the UK. The NFL is set to release their 2018 global London schedule but leaks have alr...


4 draft-eligible Alabama players make their futures known

The 5-foot-11, 221-pounder from Richmond, Ky., has chose to return for his senior season, according to multiple media outlets, including AL.com and ESPN. Anothe...


Warriors' Stephen Curry (ankle) not scheduled for further evaluation

As for Thompson, the sharpshooting shooting guard is merely enjoying some time off for rest. Kevin Durant is available to play after missing the last three ...


Seahawks fire OC Darrell Bevell

The firing would be the first of a coordinator for the Seahawks since the removal of Bates following the 2010 season. It's unclear who the Seahawks will tur...


Mike Green named NHL All-Star for first time since leaving Capitals

Lightning coach Jon Cooper is also taking part in All-Star Weekend - the National Hockey League named him the Atlantic Division coach. The league will once agai...


Packers promote Gutekunst to general manager

He started as a regional scout, a position he held for 13 years. The Packers had interest in Seahawks general manager John Schneider, a Green Bay native, but ...


Jaguars, Bortles struggle, but get past Bills in AFC wild card

He's been the most productive skill-position player for either team so far and is a big reason the Bills are tied up, 3-3. (Photo courtesy of Tim Reed) The ...


Murray out as Australian Open loses another star

And world No 21 Kyrgios, who is a close friend of Murray's, has been left crestfallen by the news and hopes he will not have to go under the knife in order to r...


Cape Town Test: India make slow progress in first session

Bhuvneshwar Kumar made the most of the conditions and took three early wickets. India lost three wickets in the 11 overs they faced on Friday evening, and co...


Spread, Total Both Drop for Alabama vs. Georgia Title Game 1/4/18

He's a done a fantastic job to get them to this level. Perhaps no coach has ever done as good of a job as Saban, but for the first time since arriving at Al...


Atlanta Falcons: 3 Key players to beating Rams in Wild Card Round

Linebacker Mark Barron and kick returner Pharoh Cooper are active for the Los Angeles Rams' wild-card playoff game against the Atlanta Falcons . "He's ma...


Tennessee Titans beat Chiefs 22-21 with comeback, advance in playoffs

Derrick Henry wasn't happy with his performance in the season-finale. Mularkey has an 18-14 record in two full seasons as the Titans' head coach, after the T...


Curry propels Warriors past injury-riddled Clippers

The Clippers lost Blake Griffin early, but even then it might not been enough to even make it close with the Warriors. For the Clippers, it was more than a ...


Raiders make it official: Jon Gruden is their new coach

Gruden was the Raiders coach from 1998 until the 2001 season. "I'm Sean McDonough along with the coach, Jon Gruden ". FILE - In this January 14, 2001, fi...


North Dakota State claims sixth FCS title in seven years

Inside that locker room we have something that no one else in the country has. "I told (my team) we were going to win the football game and I firmly believed ...


Jon Gruden To Be Announced As New Raiders Coach

He was 95-81 over 11 seasons with Oakland and Tampa Bay, winning a Super Bowl with the Buccaneers. The Raiders fired head coach Jack Del Rio after the last ga...


Conor McGregor and Dana White blast Showtime Boxing in expletive filled rants

Russian Khabib Nurmagomedov and lightweight interim champion Tony Ferguson would then battle it out for the prize. "As long as Conor is willing to fight b...


National Football League ratings have never taken a hit like this before

The NFL will cancel the final edition of "NBC Sunday Night Football " for the 2017 season, the first such move since 2006. This follows an 8 percent drop acr...


CAF African Footballer Of The Year Announced

The bigwigs of African football will come together in Accra, Ghana on Thursday to crown the best African footballer of 2017, and there can be no other victor th...


Chelsea Linked With Shock Move For Everton Star

Barkley has yet to play this season after having hamstring surgery following a training injury but is now approaching match fitness. Sam Allardyce admitted ...


Oakland Raiders want Gruden as coach

Raiders coach Jack Del Rio was given an extension following the 2016 after a 12-4 season that was believed to pay him at least $5 million per season over the ...


Cardinals QB Carson Palmer on retirement: 'I just know'

Palmer made a decision to hang 'em up in an open letter where says he will miss his teammates and the "grind" but believes it is time to call it a career. "Now ...


Thomas will not play in first return trip to Boston

In his 76 games played for the Celtics during their 2016-17 campaign, Thomas turned in averages of 28.9 points on.463 shooting from the field (both career-highs...


McKenzie Milton Dominant as UCF Beats Auburn in 2018 Peach Bowl

Under a different playoff system UCF might have been given a shot to play for the actual national title, but the College Football Playoff committee didn't ser...


Dawgs run wild: Georgia beats Oklahoma 54-48 in Rose Bowl

Score they did as Sony Michel capped his 181-yard night with a 27-yard touchdown run on the second play of the series. Heisman Trophy victor Baker Mayfield ...


Ted Thompson out as Packers GM

As a result, as reported by Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network , the Packers are now in the market for a new general manager. Two NFC North coaches were among...


Paul Pogba's Positive Influence At Manchester United Reflected In Stunning Stat

That does not mean that we all have to be phenomenal. The change in style of play - led by their talisman Paul Pogba - in a more advanced role surely helped t...


Notre Dame suspends Deon McIntosh for Citrus Bowl

LSU and Notre Dame rely on the run and their defenses because their quarterbacks are limited. A week ago, Notre Dame wide receiver Kevin Stepherson and r...


Erie Native Named Goaltender for 2018 US Olympic Men's Ice Hockey Team

Coupled with Barnes, Keller, and Flanagan, Pfalzer and the Eagles account for more than half of the 2018 Olympic Team's defensemen . After a string of serious ...


Zaha staying at Crystal Palace

Milivojevic was presented with the chance to seal a memorable victory for Roy Hodgson's relegation-threatened side when Wilfried Zaha was brought down by Rah...