by | September 01, 2017 | 03:03

Another upset that took place in Wednesday's night was American Sloane Stephens upending No. 11 Dominika Cibulkova 6-2, 5-7, 6-3 to advance to the third at the U.S. The No.5 seed couldn't find the answers to Makarova's controlled aggression and tricky lefty shots, and Makarova came away with the edge after three straight breaks of serve, before reeling off another five straight games to grab the opening set and start the second a break to the good.

by | September 01, 2017 | 02:46

Netherlands may have hammered Luxembourg 5-0 last time out, but Sweden's shock 2-1 win over France has thrown a major spanner in their hopes of qualifying. Les Bleus were good value for the win though, and it left them three points clear of Sweden - who lost in Bulgaria - with three matches left to play in Group A.

by | September 01, 2017 | 02:45

Lynn pins the decision on pressure from Google; New America and Slaughter say it has nothing to do with the content of his work, calling the accusation "absolutely false", with a spokesperson saying there's been no funding change since the post went online.

by | September 01, 2017 | 02:39

Uganda interim coach Moses Basena will be eyeing another victory over Egypt when they meet again in the fourth round of the 2018 World Cup qualifiers . So far Egypt and Uganda has faced head to head in seven matches. Egypt slightly improved following the introduction of striker Amr Gamal, Stoke City winger Ramadan Sobhi and Ahly playmaker Saleh Gomaa but still struggled in the final third.

by | September 01, 2017 | 02:39

The team's participation in the 2017 Vuelta a España is the first time that the squad has competed in a Grand Tour. Aqua Blue said in a statement that "a mattress was placed under the rear of the vehicle and set alight" at around 1.20am in Almeria, where they had been staying after stage 11 of the race.

by | September 01, 2017 | 02:30

Houston Texans head coach Bill O'Brien wants the National Football League to keep the team's Week 1 home game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at NRG Stadium in Houston as part of an effort to help the city return to a sense of normalcy after the catastrophic flooding from Hurricane Harvey .

by | September 01, 2017 | 02:16

Touted as a sign former general manager Martin Mayhew was turning over a new leaf-finally eschewing the Nick Fairleys and Titus Youngs for players with impeccable backgrounds and unimpeachable character. Since being selected by the Lions, Tomlinson has struggled to prove he can be an effective guard in the NFL. He will make $1.2 million in base salary this season, $1.6 million next year, with a team option for 2019.

by | September 01, 2017 | 02:09

City officials are hopeful of making two signings before Thursday's deadline and there is also confidence that they will tie up a move for West Brom's Jonny Evans , despite rumoured rival interest from Arsenal themselves. One player who is leaving the Emirates is striker Lucas Perez, signed last summer for £17.1m, who is returning to former club Deportivo La Coruna on loan after scoring seven goals in 21 games for the Gunners.

by | September 01, 2017 | 02:10

Dhoni and Bhuvneshwar Kumar stitched together an unbeaten 100-run partnership for the 8th wicket which eventually helped India to chase the total down with 2.4 overs remaining. India lost its first wicket on nine when fast bowler Lasith Malinga bowled in-form Shikhar Dhawan (5). "He hits the right areas, bowls at (brisk) pace and in the death overs he's like a fish in water", he added.

by | September 01, 2017 | 02:09

But we are yet to see how many rich black money horaders are behind bars. The report also said that about 8.9 crore units of the demonetised Rs 1,000 notes worth Rs 8,900 crore, had not come back into the system. Agriculture, the rural economy and property - which rely largely on cash transactions - were sectors hit by the ban. According to official data, direct tax collection went up 19 per cent during April-July from a year ago, while electronic payments have risen 21 per cent since ...

by | September 01, 2017 | 02:07

The impact of the storm isn't lost on the college football world heading Week 1 of the season, with some teams choosing to wear helmet decals to show support for those affected. IU senior linebacker Tegray Scales said the Hoosiers have to take advantage of this opportunity against the Buckeyes. The 6-foot-4, 265-pound senior has accumulated eight sacks each of the last two seasons.

by | September 01, 2017 | 02:03

City had been confident of bringing Alexis to the Etihad Stadium, but the Gunners have been steadfast in their insistence that the Chile worldwide is not for sale and rejected a £50 million offer from the Etihad side as recently as Tuesday.

by | September 01, 2017 | 02:01

He's redeemed himself to many with a gig as a member of FOX's postseason broadcasting crew, bantering with A-Rod and taking advantage of the platform to show off his impressive baseball knowledge and enthusiasm for the game. "In 1973, when I was 14 or 15 years old, I received a phone call from Pete Rose of the Cincinnati Reds", the woman listed as "Jane Doe" said. The report comes about a month after the Reds legend was accused of committing statutory rape in the 1970s.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:34

However, a late twist saw the English worldwide reject Chelsea . Either Jurgen Klopp just found some money down the side of the couch or the German is expecting to come into cash sometime in the future as they look set to spend £40 million on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:34

It's not clear if the Angels were on that list; if so, Upton would have had to consent to the deal. The Angels are now 1.5 games back of an American League wild card spot. Maybin has been relatively solid by the low standards for an Angels left fielder, batting.235 with 22 RBIs and 29 stolen bases in 93 games. Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander , pictured in the first inning of a game at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on August 4, 2017 in Baltimore, is still being mentioned in trade ...

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:30

The company also said it's preparing equipment for the cleanup effort and working with local dealers to make generators available. "You take people , some of these people its their first deployment, and they don't have much training". People might dismiss Bullock's public donation as showy or self-serving, but for those who need these funds, it's anything but selfish. Several other celebrities have donated toward relief efforts as well.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:26

Mexico - which sells 80% of its exports to the United States - is not interested in sweeping changes , and Canada is wary. "I will build a great, great wall on our southern border, and I will have Mexico pay for that wall", Trump said .

by | September 01, 2017 | 00:51

What a insane transfer deadline day that was. And while fans and pundits alike where up in arms, it's understood the majority of the club's players backed Wenger's stance. Since last season the player has been unhappy with the way Wenger operated. I am writing this piece as the news cycle begins to wind down with numerous possible moves reported throughout the day seemingly settled, either as a completed switch or as definitively closed.

by | September 01, 2017 | 00:49

Monaco accept #Arsenal 's £90m bid for Thomas Lemar . If accepted, Lemar would become the British transfer record. While the transfer window closes on Thursday in England, France, Germany and Italy, Spanish clubs have an extra day to complete any deals.

by | September 01, 2017 | 00:51

Just as he did in a win over Spanish great Rafael Nadal earlier in the hard-court season, Shapovalov also showcased his uncanny ability to get out of 0-30 and 15-30 jams on his service games, whether by coming up with a timely service winners or blasting unreturnable down-the-line forehands and blistering one-handed backhand passing shots.

by | September 01, 2017 | 00:51

Sancho was one of the star players during the recent Under-17 European Championship , in which England finished runners-up, and had attracted interest from Manchester United , Arsenal and Tottenham. Sancho, though, made it clear to the Premier League club that he wanted to leave this summer after turning down a professional contract. And now Peter Bosz has swooped to secure the signature of one of the best young talents in world football.

by | September 01, 2017 | 00:35

Houston Rockets owner Leslie Alexander is donating $10 million to the relief efforts, and the Houston Astros are giving a total of $4 million. "I mean, it's just unreal", Connie Watt , JJ's mother said Wednesday of her son's fundraising efforts and the donation drive at PHS.

by | September 01, 2017 | 00:31

The fine came after an investigation by independent law firm Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, when the Pacer filed subsequent tampering accusations. While the investigation did not reveal any agreement between George's agent and the Lakers to sign with Los Angeles, the Lakers still have to pay up.

by | September 01, 2017 | 00:05

Crystal Palace look set to sign Mamadou Sakho after they agreed a fee of £26m with Liverpool for the France defender. With time running out for both deals to be completed, City's hopes of signing Evans are at risk thanks to Mangala not willing to join Palace.

by | August 31, 2017 | 23:37

Play was abandoned and fans were evacuated during a County Championship cricket match at The Oval on Thursday after a metal arrow was sacked onto the pitch. "The threat of a crossbow bolt is not something that has ever been faced for as long as I can remember". Police said it is believed the arrow came from outside the ground.

by | August 31, 2017 | 21:56

A six-second blurb would have been seen as a blink-and-you'll-miss-it gamble just a few years ago, but now Fox is banking on the prospect that viewers won't bother to tune out such a short spot, especially if the creative is compelling. Fox Sports announced last week that Vick had been hired as a studio analyst for " Fox NFL Kickoff ", the show that leads into " Fox NFL Sunday ". Entertainment, whether it's "Game of Thrones" or the National Football League, doesn't come cheap, and if the ...

by | August 31, 2017 | 21:03

Two decades on, Britain has still not forgotten. A couple in Union Jack clothing were the first to arrive on Thursday morning at the palace gates and hundreds filed past during the day. The official report said the princess had suffered massive internal injuries and a ruptured blood vessel next to her heart which was causing internal bleeding.

by | August 31, 2017 | 21:02

Oxlade-Chamberlain rejected Chelsea for the chance to join Jurgen Klopp's side instead. The Italian full-back - who has also made 4 appearances for the Italian national team - has also plied his trade for Avellino and Atalanta before completing his €4m move to Torino.

by | August 31, 2017 | 20:34

Sanchez is due to play for his country at 11.30pm BST tonight making the timing of the deal even more tricky. Arsenal are engulfed in chaos in the final few days of the transfer window, with the futures of a sizeable portion of the Gunners yet to be sorted.

by | August 31, 2017 | 20:35

Rangers are interested in signing the Cardiff City left back Declan John , BBC Sport has learned. He said: "This is such a massive club, and as soon as I heard Rangers were in for me, it was a "yes" straight away". John has been capped twice for his country but has fallen out of Cardiff boss Neil Warnock's plans. I think the time has come for him to try his luck somewhere else.

by | August 31, 2017 | 20:33

A source also reveals to an entertainment portal that Big B, who has a number of plum projects in his hand at the moment, has quite liked the script of the slick action movie and he has no apprehension about working with the Dabangg Khan once again.

by | August 31, 2017 | 20:29

Furthermore, Rajkummar also revealed that he is friends with the producer Prernaa Arora of KriArj Entertainment and that they have been contemplating on collaborating for a while as they have been discussing films quite often. Is he nervous about romancing Aishwarya? However, he refused to divulge further into the film's details and about his character. It's a great story, there's a lot of love, and the content is not just entertaining but is detailed and different.

by | August 31, 2017 | 19:40

IN football has done its best the last week or so to downplay the significance of former IU head coach Kevin Wilson leading the Ohio State offense into Memorial Stadium on Thursday night for the season opener. Hoosiers' defense - While Indiana's defense will not win this match-up, it could help decrease the margin of defeat. The Hoosiers nearly pulled off a big upset in 2015 at home, however, they lost in the end 34-27.

by | August 31, 2017 | 19:36

Open tuneup in Cincinnati , faces Russia's Andrey Rublev. But while Nadal eased to victory in his first round match, Federer had to work hard to overcome American teenager Frances Tiafoe. It was a refreshing and candid answer from a man who is now No. 1 in the world and the owner of 15 Grand Slam titles. "It's good to be number one of the world again, of course", he said.

by | August 31, 2017 | 16:58

Being honest, it's a little bit too much. That style of play has kept him mostly injury free for most of his career. It was loud. It was louder than what I'm really used to. The Spaniard, who claimed the 10th French Open of his career earlier this year, has not gone beyond the fourth round since winning the title in 2013.