Djokovic joins greats with maiden French Open title Djokovic joins greats with maiden French Open title
- June 06, 2016

The 29-year-old how holds all four Major titles and will rapidly over-take Federer's record of 17 at this rate. Finally the Coupe des Mousquetaires was his. Suddenly, drama surfaced, a contrast to most of the previous 2 1/2 sets. But if someone is going to stop Djokovic, Murray is probably the best candidate. (more...)
Novak Djokovic storms into French Open final
- June 04, 2016

On that occasion Austin lost 6-1, 6-4, 6-3 to German star Henner Henkel and while Murray has a hard task against 3 time grand slam victor Wawrinka he will hope to go one better than Austin. The Austrian has the game to be a world-beater himself and in his first grand slam semi-final he was far from overawed, but the 11-times grand slam champion came out firing and the pressure was relentless. (more...)
Sidney Crosby Is A Cheater, Says One Mad Sharks Player Sidney Crosby Is A Cheater, Says One Mad Sharks Player
- June 03, 2016

Cheating or not, there were several other breakdowns that led the Sharks to allow Wednesday night's game victor. Crosby helped set up Conor Sheary's game-winning goal by winning a face-off against Joel Ward in overtime. As I said before, my main focus is on our group and on our mindset going into this Game 3. Sullivan, though, denied that Crosby, the Penguins captain, was doing anything illegal. (more...)
Andy Murray looking past Stan Wawrinka to final glory at French Open Andy Murray looking past Stan Wawrinka to final glory at French Open
- June 02, 2016

Winning the tie-break restored Murray's lost confidence in his game and soon it was he who was dictating with his backhand. He's playing so well, especially if you look at this year. Murray said he was obviously aware of the logjam on the other side of the draw, although it was not at the forefront of his thoughts. It's just in last few years I had some troubles with like sometimes fitness, sometimes my game that I have to change a little bit in the more aggressive way. (more...)
Play suspended for the day as rain wreaks havoc at Roland Garros
- June 01, 2016

That included the resumption of a pair of fourth-round women's matches that were suspended in progress Sunday night because of rain and didn't get a chance to continue Monday: No. Halep, a French Open finalist in 2014 when she was beaten by Maria Sharapova, never recovered from a 7-0 drubbing in the first set tie-break and Stosur closed out the second with a single break of serve to reach the last eight in the French capital for the first time since 2007. (more...)
Hemsworth's Stones in England squad for Euro 2016
- May 31, 2016

Andros Townsend , who won the last of his 10 caps in October, comes in following Danny Welbeck's knee injury, but there is no place for T heo Walcott. "He is one of the contenders, of course he is". England also play Portugal prior to the tournament, but Hodgson must finalise his squad before that fixture. (more...)
Manchester United legend Yorke hoping they can land Ibrahimovic
- May 29, 2016

Manchester United has fallen off the top of the English Premier League in the past season, with the club failing to qualify for UEFA Champions League football in the upcoming season. I think what the fans are expecting me to say is that I want to win. Announcing the appointment, Ed Woodward said: "José is quite simply the best manager in the game today". (more...)
Apple iPhone 7: Fans Won't Like The Storage Options Apple iPhone 7: Fans Won't Like The Storage Options
- May 24, 2016

We still have a long way until the iPhone 7 is officially announced, and as with most big Apple releases we should know more about the next-generation device closer to the actual launch. As could be seen in the leak , which is discussed in the video below, the rumored iPhone 7 design features two speaker grilles on both the top and the bottom of the device. (more...)
Texas feud simmering since playoffs erupts in brawl
- May 22, 2016

There are rules in play and we live by the rules. Outfielder Kevin Pillar was among the first to rush to Bautista's defense Sunday. When Bautista committed the late slide with Odor attempting to turn a double play, a brawl ensued that resulted in a punch to Bautista's face. (more...)
Magic hire ex-Pacers coach Vogel Magic hire ex-Pacers coach Vogel
- May 21, 2016

In Orlando, the Magic expect Vogel to spur a defensive improvement from his predecessor, former Plymouth High School star Scott Skiles . The 42-year-old Vogel did not have his IN contract renewed following this season. Vogel was recently fired by the Pacers. Then he and the team get to the work of helping this Magic team reach that next level Vogel foresees. "We are excited to welcome Frank and his wonderful family to our Magic family". (more...)
Tournament host Rory McIlroy sitting one off lead at Irish Open Tournament host Rory McIlroy sitting one off lead at Irish Open
- May 21, 2016

Rory McIlroy's frustrating season boiled over on the eve of the Irish Open in criticizing what he describes as the "negative spin" that's been put on his recent performances. It's very close. I'm waiting for something to happen; I might need to make something happen but it's not as far away as I feel some people think it is. (more...)
Ibrahimovic not offered Man U contract
- May 18, 2016

Ibrahimovic is asking for a weekly wage of £300,000 ($434,625) after tax to join the 20-time English champions and should that happen, he will be the highest paid player in the Premier League. Should United move for Ibrahimovic? Ibrahimovic leaves PSG having scored an incredible 154 goals in 179 games in a four-season spell with the French club. (more...)
DeRozan Scores 34 as Raptors Beat Heat 99-91 in Game 5
- May 14, 2016

Wade often doesn't line up for the pregame anthem until he makes a certain shot, though during most games in Miami the playing of "The Star-Spangled Banner" is usually preceded by a brief ceremony honoring military personnel, which buys him a few more seconds to line up before the anthem begins. (more...)
Epic night for NBA's MVP Epic night for NBA's MVP
- May 14, 2016

Back in the starting lineup for the first time all series, Curry scored 29 points and sealed it with a 3 with 24.9 seconds left a day after becoming the first unanimous MVP in National Basketball Association history, while Thompson scored 33 points with seven 3-pointers. (more...)
Sheriff: Carlie Trent found safe, suspect in custody Sheriff: Carlie Trent found safe, suspect in custody
- May 13, 2016

Simpson is married to the sister of Carlie's father. The news came just hours after TBI placed Gary Simpson, 47, on its most wanted list. He is wanted on an especially aggravated kidnapping charge. The U.S. Marshals have increased their reward to $5,000 for information leading to Trent's safe recovery and Simpson's arrest. An Amber Alert was issued for Carlie Trent shortly thereafter. (more...)
Young girl finds gun under pillow in Detroit, kills self Young girl finds gun under pillow in Detroit, kills self
- May 12, 2016

The grandparents were questioned by police and released pending the completion of the investigation. "It was an very bad tragedy that has all of us shook up and our heart broke", aunt Freda Davis told WWJ-AM. The shooting comes days after a bloody Mother's Day weekend in Detroit left seven people dead and 14 others injured in 17 shootings across the city. (more...)
S.Korea unveils mosquito -repellent Rio Olympics kit
- May 10, 2016

Rio de Janeiro will host the Summer Olympics from August 5-21 but preparations have been plagued by the country's worst recession in decades and attentions distracted by political turmoil. The torch will arrive on 3 May in the capital Brasilia after a short stopover in Switzerland. During the journey the torch will be carried by about 12 thousand people, will travel about 20,000 km (around 32,000 miles), and also fly some 6300 km (about 10,000 miles). (more...)
Andy Murray splits from his coach Amelie Mauresmo after two years
- May 10, 2016

In a thrilling battle, Djokovic came out on top in a little over two hours to claim a record fifth Masters 1000 Series win in the last six, his 10th in the last 14 and record 29th overall. The main obstacle will be Murray's desire to have his coach on the road with him for 25 weeks a year - a big commitment. "I just think I'm definitely moving better". (more...)
Barcelona in driving seat as Spanish title race nears end
- May 09, 2016

Atletico could still finish second in the league if Real lose at Granada and Atletico defeat Celta Vigo at home. "It's a dream. To play in the final of the Champions League the first season I am here is something incredible", he told AS. (more...)
Murray and Nadal to meet in Madrid Open semifinals Murray and Nadal to meet in Madrid Open semifinals
- May 08, 2016

World number two Murray broke Nadal in the Spaniard's second service game but lost his serve before breaking his opponent again to clinch the first set. With a chance to make already his fourth final appearance of the 2016 season, Nadal is showing he's still one of the top players in the world and shouldn't be pushed to the side just yet. (more...)