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Wozniacki pulls off unbelievable comeback at Australian Open

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Wozniacki hasn't made the fourth round at the Australian Open in five years, and she has a great opportunity to go further. I just think he was being rude. Fourteenth seeds Chan Hao-ching and Katarina Srebotnik faced a tougher time against Laura Robson of Britain and Coco Vandeweghe of the USA, battling to a 7-6 (7/3), 6-4 victory in 1 hour, 36 minutes on Court 5. Read More »

Djokovic, Sharapova win in 'brutal' weather at Australian Open

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The temperature on the court was well above 40 degrees Celsius and they battled for 2 hours and 45 minutes before Novak converted his 4th match point to book his place in the 3rd round. Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza was among the five seeded women to lose on Day 4. Blisters from the hot court surface didn't help her in a 7-6 (1), 6-4 loss to No. Read More »

Open heat testing player welfare: Djokovic

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Still cooling off after his four-set comeback win against Frenchman Gael Monfils in sweltering 39.9C heat, the 12-time grand slam-winning Serb admitted he had struggled to draw breath at times on Thursday. It feels, from a player's perspective, that you're kind of always in a rush", he said. "It's the beginning of the season". "I think I had a small heat stroke for 40 minutes". Read More »

Autopsy Shows Roy Halladay Had Morphine In System At Time Of Death

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Additionally, Halladay also had the sedative zolpidem - commonly sold under the brand name Ambien - in his body at the time of the crash , TMZ reports, citing a report released by the Pinellas-Pasco Medical Examiner's Office. However, the Tampa Times also reports the autopsy showed signs of some powerful medications in Halladay's system at the time of his death . Halladay's blood tested positive for 72 ng/ml. Read More »

Premier League players to wear black armbands for Cyrille Regis

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The previous absence of a unified commemoration led from the top had caused surprise in football circles given Regis is universally credited as a pioneer for black players in the fight against racism. I took it out, opened it up and there it was. West Brom finished third and fourth in the First Division during Regis's time, a fondly remembered era that ended shortly after he left in 1984. Read More »

Van Persie leaves Fenerbahçe for Feyenoord

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The announcement of the transfer was made through a video shared on the Dutch club's official Twitter account. And Van Persie, 34, will officially make his return on Monday as he seeks to extend his career. However, since leaving the English top flight to join Fenerbahce, Van Persie's career has failed to reach the same heights. Van Persie came through the ranks at De Kuip before going on to enjoy fruitful spells in the Premier League with Arsenal and Manchester United. Read More »

Barclays Increases Huntington Bancshares (NASDAQ:HBAN) Price Target to $17.00

About 472 shares traded. Seattle Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGEN) has risen 75.68% since January 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.26% the S&P500. By taking a look at the stock's current statistics it can gauged that the stock candle is BEARISH with HIGH volatility. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, January 27 by Macquarie Research. Read More »

Alabama set to promote Mike Locksley to OC/QBs coach

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Now he faces a much more challenging responsibility on the Crimson Tide staff, helping Saban pick a quarterback for 2018. Locksley served as Alabama's co-offensive coordinator and receivers coach last season. Locksley, a former head coach at New Mexico (2009-11), also has coordinator experience at IL, where he worked closely with the Illini quarterbacks from 2005-2008. Read More »

Tyson Fury Set To Return Following BBBofC Agreement To Lift Suspension

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The controversial 29-year-old has not fought since a sensational victory over Wladimir Klitschko in Dusseldorf in November 2015 which earned him the WBA, WBO, and IBF belts. The Brit is expected to team up with BT Sport and promoter Frank Warren for his comeback fight, which could happen as soon as April. "He should have some warm-up fights but if he looks bad in them, it decreases the value of the fight and it might decrease the interest for the fight, but one thing is for sure, Tyson ... Read More »

New Orleans Saints at Minnesota Vikings - 1/14/18 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

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Minnesota beat New Orleans 29-19 on the opening day of the season at US Bank Stadium. This week is a big one since the Minnesota Vikings are facing off against the New Orleans Saints . "Ingram's more of a downhill runner". It produced one touchdown. The Saints, 13 seasons after making the playoffs for the first time, are still looking for their first playoff win. Read More »

Man United put Sanchez saga aside to see off Stoke

Manchester United are not a January transfer market kind of team, and Jose Mourinho is not usually a January transfer window shopping kind of manager. Valencia, back from almost a month out with a hamstring injury, collected Paul Pogba's pass, cut inside, and blasted a shot into the top corner with his weaker foot to give United the lead. Read More »

Edin Dzeko's agent breaks silence on Chelsea transfer speculation

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If Liverpool are serious about signing Palmieri, who is still on the way back to full fitness after suffering an anterior cruciate ligament injury, then they may have to act fast. In a window where Chelsea have been linked with moves for Andy Carroll and Peter Crouch , this deal makes a lot more sense. Dzeko is no stranger to the Premier League, having spent five years at Manchester City and winning two titles at the Etihad. Read More »

Brazil great Pele collapses with exhaustion

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He is on fluids while doctors monitor his recovery. A spokesperson for Pele downplayed the severity of the situation, telling the AP that the soccer great had simply cancelled his trip due to fatigue. During a span of six months between November 2014 and May 2015, the legendary forward was admitted to the hospital twice, first for a urinary tract infection after having kidney stones removed in November and then for a surgical procedure to fix his prostate in May. Read More »

Kemba Walker on reports that Charlotte Hornets are open to trading him

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So, if the Hornets want to get something out of Walker's value, they may want to trade the All-Star guard now before the ship completely sinks. The Hornets reportedly want to get rid of a bad contract or two in any potenital Kemba trade, plus you'd think that they'd ask for either a young prospect in return or a couple first-round picks. Read More »

Brady mum on status for AFC title game after hand injury

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He's now scheduled to stage a press conference on Friday. While it would be a major shock if Tom Brady did not play in the AFC Championship Game against the Jacksonville Jaguars , the New England Patriots may be concerned about the quarterback being limited because of his hand injury . Read More »

Will Ferrell hilariously interviews Roger Federer at 2018 Australian Open

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Ferrell has taken centre stage during the Australian Open in Melbourne , including interviewing Federer after the Swiss maestro's first-round win over Aljaz Bedene on Tuesday. 'It doesn't matter who makes those calls. "Hopefully the next generation will even have a better sport". Stan Wawrinka's comeback tournament ended with a second-round loss to Tennys Sandgren . Read More »

NY Jets WR Robby Anderson Arrested ... Still Locked Up

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He then reportedly threatened to sexually assault a police officer's wife. The officer determined Anderson was driving 105 miles per hour in a 45 miles per hour zone while giving chase. Anderson came to the attention of police Friday when a white SUV approached a traffic stop near 801 N. Flamingo Rd. The former Temple star and 2016 undrafted free agent, Anderson was one of the Jets' biggest success stories last season, when he caught 63 balls for 943 yards and seven touchdowns. Read More »

New York Mets Invite Tim Tebow to Major League Spring Training

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Conlon, Kevin Kaczmarski , Patrick Mazeika , Drew Smith , Corey Taylor , Tim Tebow , David Thompson and Adonis Uceta . The former NFL quarterback and Heisman trophy victor played 126 games in the Mets' minor league system. Now a full-time college football analyst, Tebow decided to make a run at his childhood dream of playing professional baseball two years ago. Tebow, an outfielder, spent the 2017 campaign in the Mets' minor league system while seeing time with both Single-A Columbia ... Read More »

Manchester United initiate talks with David De Gea over new long-term contract

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United manager Jose Mourinho this week called for De Gea to be given a bumper extension to his current deal, which is set to expire in 2019, although it has an option to be increased for a further 12 months. Madrid are now fourth and are 19 points behind rivals and league leaders Barcelona in the La Liga standings. They have a Spanish Cup clash against Leganes on Thursday and having finished second in their Champions League group to Tottenham and with a last 16 clash against Paris ... Read More »

Super Bowl hopeful Belichick cautiously preparing for Jaguars

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Jacksonville defensive tackle Marcell Dareus knows the Jaguars' opponent in the AFC championship game only too well. However, nobody has rallied under the role underdog this season like the Jaguars . Jacksonville's win came against coach Pete Carroll and backup quarterback Scott Zolak. The first game was a 10-3 win over the Bills, and the second game was a 45-42 win over the Steelers . Read More »

Despite hand injury, Tom Brady attends Patriots practice

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An unnamed teammate accidentally collided with Brady, though x-rays didn't show any structural damage to the hand. Brady injured his right hand during a minor collision in Wednesday's practice, according to a source . There have been instances throughout this season where the 40-year-old has missed a day or two of practices. I just can't root for him or the Patriots . Read More »

India vs Zimbabwe: Gill, Desai Provide Solid Start

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The Rahul Dravid-coached Indian side chased down the small target with seamless ease as Harvik Desai (56 not out off 73) and Shubman Gill (90 not out off 59) took the team home in just 21.4 overs. A confidence-boosting win against past champions Australia and demolition of Papua New Guinea has put India in a comfortable position and they can experiment a bit before the knockout stage. Read More »

Volunteers charged for feeding homeless

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Included in that group was a 14-year-old. The city said the ordinance was passed in an effort to stop the spread of the virus, and prohibits "food sharing" in public spaces, which includes city parks. Sunday's event was apparently the second that Break the Ban had held, and Lane said protesters would keep feeding the homeless, even in the face of legal consequences. Read More »

Olympic gymnastics star McKayla Maroney demands justice against Larry Nassar

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According to Fox 2 Detroit , Nassar asked a judge if the testimonies could stop because he was "very concerned about my ability to be able to face witnesses the next four days, mentally". Olympic Committee also enabled the doctor by ignoring red flags. "I haven't necessarily wanted to die, but occasionally I don't want to exist either", Reeb said. Read More »

Chelsea edge into FA Cup fourth round, Bournemouth rocked

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The Football Association is testing VAR in both domestic competitions this season, and Conte believes that if the FA are going to have this technology available, they better be consistent in using it. "Not from the referee on the pitch, but from the person watching the game". Football is all about that instant decision, an interpretation of what you have just seen. Read More »

White supremacist Richard Spencer to speak on MSU's campus

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MSU will be responsible for providing police and security, while Spencer provides insurance and a $1,650 rental fee. This agreement was based on the university's requirement that the event occur on a date and at a venue that minimizes the risk of violence or disruption to campus. Read More »

Chelsea New Boy Ross Barkley Could Make Blues Debut At Brighton

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Cesc Fabregas and Gary Cahill are also likely to miss out, while the club's new £15million signing Ross Barkley could be set to make his eagerly anticipated Blues debut. "Every striker has their own characteristics, in his case Morata has this and Batshuayi has this". Izzy Brown is sidelined with a knee injury, although he would be ineligible to face his parent club in any case. Read More »

Australian Open: Maria Sharapova Roars Into Third Round

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Sharapova , still unseeded after returning from her 15-month doping ban, sees matches against the leading players as the best way to test her level. "I look forward to these matches". The 23-year-old Pera is making her Grand Slam debut. Monfils tightened things up on his own serve-finally-and held twice to wrap up first set. He finally got what he wanted on his fourth match point. Read More »

Simon Mignolet unhappy with Jurgen Klopp's 'unhealthy' rotation policy

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However, it seems that the rotation policy implemented by Klopp this season is beginning to cast doubt about Mignolet's long-term future at the Merseyside outfit. "That was very good for me, [I didn't play] that many games, but they [the Champions League games] were at the highest level". Mignolet is under contract until 2021, as is German keeper Karius. Read More »