by | September 08, 2017 | 00:57

Pliskova looked frustrated and struggled to find her rhythm throughout the match, serving just two aces while committing three double faults and 21 unforced errors. With the roof again closed over Arthur Ashe Stadium because of rain, the noisy support of the crowd drove Vandeweghe forward, in the same way that the fans had helped to inspire Williams and Stephens to their respective victories over Petra Kvitova and Anastasija Sevastova.

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:52

Diego Costa was told by Antonio Conte over a text message that he doesn't feature in his plans for the new season. "We could not sign players [this summer]", he said. This latest update comes in the same week it was rumoured that Costa could yet sensationally report for duty at Cobham and 'take his punishment'. The former Atletico Madrid striker had been desperate for a return to the Spanish capital, even if it meant he would have to sit on the sidelines until January, with Atleti now ...

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:52

When asked by hosts Cris Carter and Nick Wright if he thinks Colin Kaepernick is good enough to be on an National Football League roster, Goodell's response was downright hilarious. The commissioner of the NFL for 11 years said he likes to see "everyone get an opportunity - including Colin - but those are decisions made by football people".

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:47

In taking career-best match figures of 13-154, Lyon became the leading wicket-taker in Tests this year with 46, moving ahead of India's Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja (both 44). Victory for Steven Smith's side would prevent Australia from sinking to sixth in Test rankings. Australia off-spinner Nathan Lyon has added another feather to his cap as he finished with the best match figures by an Aussie bowler in Asia in the second Test against Bangladesh .

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:46

Frank de Boer may have only been in charge of Crystal Palace for three Premier League games, but bookmakers Paddy Power have wasted no time in opening up a next manager market at Selhurst Park. As a result, De Boer is now set to abandon his prefered three-man defence and adopt a 4-3-3 formation, which would seemingly provide greater for defensive stability.

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:45

Fantasy Impact A non-participant at Wednesday's practice, Beckham at least managed to do some stretching and work on the side without aggravating his ankle. Nothing's really going to change. I wish we could have routes and this and that. Beckham pointed to his own experience as a Hurricane Katrina survivor, saying, "I remember how I saw a great state and every other state come together and help take care of my friends, family and loved ones".

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:44

The United Bid Committee aiming to bring the 2026 FIFA World Cup to North America received applications from 41 cities looking to host matches on Thursday. The stadiums include at least two N.F.L. arenas that have not been built - the Los Angeles Rams' new facility in Inglewood, Calif., and the Raiders' new stadium in Las Vegas - and more than a dozen stadiums that have hosted Federation Internationale de Football Association men's and women's World Cup games since 1986.

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:44

Central midfielder Drinkwater, 27, joined the Blues from Leicester on deadline day in a deal thought to be worth £35m. Drinkwater and Zappacosta are in contention to make their Chelsea debuts against Leicester on Saturday. He then added with a smile, according to the London Evening Standard: " I'm a bit of a psychic, I could see the little downfall they are on now ".

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:39

Klopp revealed he had a meeting with the player, who handed in a transfer request and was thought to be disappointed his desire to leave Liverpool was blocked. While Aldridge feels that Coutinho will play with heart for Liverpool this season, he thinks that the Brazilian will end up leaving the club. 'We have now to continue with the pre-season, not too long, but in a few sessions we have to give ourselves the time because in the next month we have seven games.

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:38

Perhaps the most blunt assessment of his current physical condition came from Jose Sulantay, Chile's former Under-20 and Under-17 boss, who suggested Sanchez was overweight after the Paraguay game. It is hard to predict when he will be available again - but it will not be before Christmas". "But I hope after Christmas he will be available". Arsenal have no players suspended for this game.

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:40

The punishment of the Boston Red Sox for using an Apple Watch in an elaborate ploy of high-tech sign stealing against the New York Yankees has not been announced. They are 40-26 in games played at Fenway Park, and 37-35 on the road. Regardless of where you stand on that question, with the almost Rube-Goldberg-esque chain of communication needs to take place in order to pull off such a scheme effectively, is this even really possible? Speaking to reporters in in Boston on Tuesday, the ...

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:38

United have not scheduled any talks with the left-back over a new contract, despite his current deal expiring in 2019 - though they do have the option to extend it automatically. "But, for me, I'm waiting until the next four games to say, "all right, we're on track to winning the title". "The last three Premier League champions, Chelsea with Mourinho, Leicester with Ranieri, Chelsea with Conte, which of these teams was the most offensive one? That is not crucial but it is important".

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:36

I don't really have the answers. "It's heartbreaking when you think about". "I'm not sure what they're trying to punish him for". Nevada's largest police interest group is not going to sit around and watch Michael Bennett continue to slander them, and they want the National Football League to take immediate action against the National Football League star for "falsely" claiming that they were racially profiling him.

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:37

Aurier participated in a light training session after arriving too late to partake in the bigger squad session earlier in the day. PSG coach Unai Emery insists Serge Aurier leaves for Tottenham with his best wishes. Mauricio Pochettino says that he is willing to forget the past and is confident the player will help them to achieve success. I am the first to make mistakes in my life.

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:34

Hoffman will be making his first appearance in a team event. "As someone who has been on 22 straight teams, he's a deserving pick, and he showed that with his strong play at the Dell Technologies Championship last week". He was in the top 10 until Monday at the TPC Boston, when Chappell moved ahead of him by 0.073 points. "What means a lot this year is the players and captains wanted me on the team", Mickelson said.

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:35

Unless Florida bounces back to win the SEC East, Michigan might only have one really strong win on its resume by the time November rolls around. Not since the start of the College Football Playoff era has a team been able to complete a flawless season.

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:29

There are still a number of arguments concerning Isiah Thomas , who wrote a heartfelt goodbye to Boston Celtics on Wednesday, September 6th, but didn't talk the persisting hip injury that has put his playing availability for the start of the 2017-18 National Basketball Association regular season at risk.

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:27

Coutinho was the subject of several transfer bids by Barcelona during the summer transfer window but will resume his Liverpool career after returning from global duty with Brazil. "I think he is a great player but sometimes it opens the door for Nelson or Willock to get an opportunity". Wenger reported that Jack Wilshere still needs some fitness work and Santi Cazorla, who has not played since October previous year because of an achilles problem, had started to run.

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:08

The 2018 summer transfer window will end at 5pm on Thursday August 9. Sam Allardyce says that Liverpool's defence may cost them the chance of winning the Premier League title this season. Should other European leagues follow suit? Calls to change that system have been growing for a while, and the matter was finally put to a vote today, passing just barely with the minimum of 14 votes (of the 20 Premier League teams ) required.

by | September 07, 2017 | 02:21

Therefore, the integrity of the elections was violated, though there is no evidence of misconduct by Kenyatta's Jubilee Party. In 2013, Odinga took his complaint against Kenyatta's first election win to the Supreme Court and lost. The electoral commission said there was a failed attempt to hack the system as votes were being counted and compiled. We urge you all in the same spirit to turn out in large numbers on October 17th to vote for your preferred presidential candidate as announced by ...

by | September 07, 2017 | 02:00

As Garrett gets set for testing on the ankle, Mary Kay Cabot of is now reporting that the team fears the injury could end up sidelining him for "weeks," effectively putting his National Football League regular season debut on hold for a bit.

by | September 07, 2017 | 01:58

He's a special type. Atletico could have signed the 28-year-old last week, but cannot play him until January because of a Federation Internationale de Football Association transfer ban . How many goals do you think Morata can score this season? "We are really happy with him". "Diego? We spend three years together and we won everything, not the Champions League but we won the League".

by | September 07, 2017 | 01:52

Elliott's suspension of six games", said a written statement released by Elliott's attorneys Tuesday night. Lockhart also disputed key aspects of a report by The Fort Worth Star-Telegram last week: that Lisa Friel, the league's senior vice president of investigations, barred Roberts from the meeting in which Friel recommended a six-game suspension to Goodell; and that Roberts testified in the appeal hearing that she recommended no discipline.

by | September 07, 2017 | 01:51

The tourists' 23-year-old batsman starred in their shock five-wicket victory in the second Test last week, becoming the first player in Headingley's history to hit a century in both innings of a match. Talking about the home series against England in 1990, Lara said that it was "embarrassing" for a youngster like him to see his heroes "wasting time" to ensure results went their way.

by | September 07, 2017 | 01:41

Keys then got her urgency back with the deficit and rallied to take the set, 6-4, as the crowd in NY gradually got more hyped. Svitolina responded by dominating the second set in the form you'd expect from the fourth-ranked woman in the world.