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More people watched Serena Williams than men's final at U.S. open

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Ramos" decisions were in accordance with the relevant rules and were re-affirmed by the US Open's decision to fine Serena Williams for the three offences, ' read the statement released by ITF. "But if you want to be the star of the show, that's fine". Asked about whether sexism played a role in the match, King said that it was still an issue in the world of tennis. Read More »

Novak Djokovic Wins the U.S. Open

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When another forehand error cost Del Potro his serve early in the second, all the momentum was with Djokovic. He fell to the ground on the spot after a 6-3, 7-6 (7-4), 6-3 victory at Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. When they shout "Ole, ole, ole, ole", that's what I hear", he said of the raucous chants for Del Potro. He finished with a flourish, taking the last three games. Read More »

Bradley wins BMW title to end six-year drought

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His second-place finish at the weather-delayed BMW Championship in Pennsylvania last night was enough to overhaul Dustin Johnson in the rankings. Bradley was a former user of the long, anchored putter and used it to win the 2011 PGA Championship - before anchoring the club to the body was outlawed by rulemakers in 2016. Read More »

National Football League trade rumors: Rams wanted to trade for Khalil Mack

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Gruden, as he gets ready for his opener, sat down with his old colleagues at ESPN and, unsurprisingly, pulled the "he didn't want to be here" card when asked about Mack and why the dominant defensive end was dealt. The reigning NFL coach of the year showed he is not going to stand pat after orchestrating a team that led the league in scoring last season. Mack's first game with Chicago went well - a sack, a pick AND a TD - and Romanowski isn't at all surprised that the Raiders are feeling ... Read More »

UEFA set to launch a new European club competition

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According to English news outlet Mirror, European Club Association chairman Andrea Agnelli said the proposed regulations are aimed at improving the quality of competitions and hoped they will yield fantastic results. The coaches would like the market to close for all the leagues on the same day, but this request is nearly impossible to fulfill because Eastern clubs often expect to know if they are qualified for the Champions League or the Europa League before they decide to invest. Read More »

Nike sales defy Kaepernick ad campaign backlash

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Thank you for signing up for the Speed Feed Newsletter. "I think I would have", said Strahan (he retired in 2007). Caner said the university , located in Cleveland, Ga., would reconsider a relationship with Nike if the company apologizes to the military and law enforcement. Read More »

Neymar, Firmino fire Brazil to victory over US

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Yedlin wasn't too impressed by the decision as the Newcastle United defender turned around and asked the Mexican referee, Fernando Guerrero, "Did you see the World Cup?", in an apparent reference to Neymar's propensity for theatrics during the worldwide tournament earlier this summer. Read More »

Spain vs. Croatia - Football Match Report

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Spain can keep up their strong start following a 2-1 win over England at Wembley on Saturday as they host World Cup runners-up Croatia at Elche's Martinez Valero in Group A4, live on Sky Sports Premier League from 7.40pm. After this game, Croatia will host England in their next Nations League match on Friday 12 October. Lukaku made it 2-0 to Belgium minutes later, firing a close-range shot on the rebound that was judged to have crossed the line before Birkir Saevardsson ... Read More »

Gareth Southgate expects swift return to club action for Dele Alli

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Gareth Southgate's side sealed a 1-0 victory at the King Power Stadium following Marcus Rashford's goal in the second half. The importance of holding on for a morale-boosting win for Southgate was shown as he introduced a host of regular starters, including captain Harry Kane off the bench for the final quarter. Read More »

Ramos has ‘clear conscience’ over Salah incident

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My conscience is very clear. "I never wanted to hurt a colleague on the pitch, so my conscience is really clear about what I did that night". During the pre-match press conference, Ramos maintained he did not mean to injure Salah, and that he was unconcerned over any potential negative reaction in the game. Read More »

US Open 2018: Novak Djokovic wraps up third US Open title

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Djokovic joined Pete Sampras on 14 grand slams after a 6-3 7-6 (7-4) 6-3 win over Juan Martin del Potro in Sunday's final at Flushing Meadows. He closed his win with a yelp, barely audible over del Potro's ebullient fans. "It would be really sad if I kept playing for years and my biggest goal was to get to the quarters of a Slam", she announced after her first-round victory. Read More »

Steve Yzerman Steps Down As Tampa Bay Lightning GM

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The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because the team had not announced Yzerman's decision. Yzerman's move comes days before the Lightning open training camp following a trip to the Eastern Conference final . The other signing Lightning captain Steven Stamkos to an eight-year, $68-million deal in 2016. During his time in the role, he proved to be one of the best in the league as the Lightning made it to the Stanley Cup Final once and appeared in three Eastern Conference ... Read More »

The Bruins Send Adam McQuaid To The Rangers

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General Manager Don Sweeney was effusive in his praise for the lifelong Bruin. "We want to thank Adam. It's debatable how much he was going to play this year, but Bruins lose a tough, tough hombre and a great teammate". Kampfer, 29, has played for Boston, Minnesota, Florida and NY in his 166-game National Hockey League career. However, the soon-to-be-32-year-old veteran has struggled to stay healthy throughout his career and had likely been bumped down to eighth defenseman status after the ... Read More »

Patriots Sign Corey Coleman, Bennie Fowler

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Kenny Britt , Eric Decker and Jordan Matthews all were productive wideouts elsewhere but couldn't crack New England's 53-man roster this season. The Texas native totaled 718 receiving yards and five touchdowns over his first two seasons with the Cleveland Browns with a catch percentage of just 37.8 percent, well below the league average. Read More »

Bradley holds off Rose in playoff to win BMW Championship

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Bradley, who fired a six-under 64 in the final round after beginning the day three shots behind Rose, had been watching anxiously at the side of the course with his family and he then returned to take advantage of his extra opportunity. Players who don't meet the new requirement will be subject to a "major penalty", which under the Tour's regulations would be a fine in excess of $20,000 or possible suspension. Read More »

Uefa 'planning third European club competition from 2021'

Uefa are set to introduce a third European club competition in 2021. . Final approval from the executive committee is all that's needed for the new format to be rolled out for the 2021/22 season. Agnelli, who is also chairman of Italian champions Juventus , said: "A detailed assessment of the existing worldwide match calendar is required prior to presenting a new model post-2024". Read More »

January move likely for Chelsea midfielder Fabregas - Burley

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Cardiff City will not travel to Chelsea on Saturday intending to "shut shop" according to manager Neil Warnock. And the January transfer window will now give him the chance to further shape this squad to his liking. The Brazilian midfielder is still waiting to make his first top-flight appearance for the Reds following his move this summer. Luiz has been a regular in Maurizio Sarri's side this season, partnering Antonio Rudiger in a back four. Read More »

Oakland planning to sue Raiders, NFL over Vegas move

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The Golden State Warriors , who are preparing to move from Oakland to a new arena in downtown San Francisco, are reportedly in a battle with Alameda County over who should pay the debt from the renovations at Oracle Arena, too. "They would find another place to play in 2019 and 2020", McKibben said, having communicated this to the Coliseum Authority's board during their last meeting in August. Read More »

Harry Kane rested by Gareth Southgate as England manager rings changes

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England's free spirit and attacking flair were again evident in their first match of the UEFA Nations League against Spain at Wembley. "I can't make decisions just to get a win", he said. Before Tuesday's friendly against Switzerland in Leicester, Southgate was asked whether he would like to lead England at the World Cup in 2022. Fans of the Three Lions would be entitled to feel that with so many big countries either not qualifying for Russian Federation or playing poorly in the ... Read More »

US Open men's final sees quiet day from chair umpire

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Djokovic is tied for third with Pete Sampras for the most career Grand Slam singles titles, behind Roger Federer (20) and Rafael Nadal (16). Djokovic was asked about the controversial decisions to dock Williams a point and then a full game due to conduct violations after he had just won the U.S. Read More »

Wales tear Ireland apart in Nations League opener

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And while Ireland had some flickers of momentum in the first-half, they really didn't seem to have the quality to get anything substantial together and in the second-half, despite a first competitive goal for Shaun Williams, things didn't exactly get too much better. Read More »

New York Jets at Detroit Lions stream, odds, keys, and more

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The Detroit Lions scored on a touchdown on the game's first snap, but it wasn't long before the fans at Ford Field sensed trouble. Detroit cornerback Quandre Diggs returned the interception 37 yards for the game's opening score just 20 seconds into the game. Read More »

No-win situation: Browns can't finish in tie with Steelers

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They have finished in the top 10 in most penalty yards in a season just once since 2013. The Browns were driving just past midfield and were attempting to set up a potential game-winning field goal attempt. But the Browns punt from their own 26 after Bud Dupree batted a pass intended for Jarvis Landry. "Disappointed for our fans", said an exasperated Jackson, who fell to 1-31-1 with Cleveland. Read More »

Trains canceled, airlines waiving fees as East Coast braces for Hurricane Florence

The storm is moving west or 280 degrees at 13 miles per hour. Florence is a category 4 hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale. He described the storm as "extremely large and risky". Gov. Roy Cooper urged residents to prepare for lengthy power outages after the hurricane arrives. This website is not intended for users located within the European Economic Area. Read More »

49ers vs. Vikings: The good, bad and ugly from Week 1 loss

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He threw inside and missed Bourne by a couple yards. Garoppolo was particularly agitated on the sideline. It's an "it is what it is" kind of thing. Expectations couldn't be higher for the Minnesota Vikings , who went 13-3 and then added Kirk Cousins . Read More »

Patriots’ Jeremy Hill Reportedly Out For Season With Torn ACL

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But a solid New England debut ended in the third quarter when Hill went for a tackle after a Rob Gronkowski fumble, and inadvertently took James Develin's helmet to his right knee. He played in 15 regular-season games with one start a year ago and posted nine receptions for 94 yards. He began his rookie season on the Houston practice squad before finishing the season on the New England practice squad after signing on September 22, 2017. Read More »

Eric Cantona admits he wants to be Man United manager

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Mourinho's future now looks uncertain, with United having lost two of their first four Premier League matches this season. Cantona received a hero's welcome at Old Trafford in June when he played in the Soccer Aid charity match, and he said there would be no chance of defensive football if he was ever asked to take charge of United. Read More »

Mattek-Sands, Murray win mixed doubles title

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Open mixed doubles title with a 2-6 6-3 11-9 victory over Croatia's Nikola Mektic and Poland's Alicja Rosolska on Sunday. Now, she's a U.S. Open champion again, this time in mixed doubles with British partner Jamie Murray , who defended his title. Read More »

The return of Zidane: "I’ll be back coaching soon"

But according to the report by Manchester Evening News , the Red Devils' vice executive chairman Ed Woodward has backed Jose Mourinho to continue his job and turn things around this season. Zidane's name has been the subject of much gossip among the players at their Carrington training ground, where the atmosphere under Mourinho is said to be strained. Read More »

Packers awaiting more info on Rodgers’ injury

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A week ago, the Oakland Raiders made the shocking decision to trade their best player, Khalil Mack, who also happens to be one of the best defensive players in all of football, to the Chicago Bears for two first-round picks (among other picks that were exchanged in the deal). Read More »

Bmw Championship Faces Monday Finish Hopefully

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It was Bradley's first victory in 160 events . While the majority of golf fans are waiting for him to capture another major, Woods flashed additional signs of progress today. He is now projected to finish 31st in the FedExCup standings and miss out on the Tour Championship as only the Top 30 players advance to the season finale at Atlanta's East Lake. Read More »

Buffalo Bills rookie Josh Allen replaces Nathan Peterman

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In fact, the Bills downright stunk, dropping their season opener to the Baltimore Ravens 47-3. "It's too early to go one way or the other", he said. "Obviously it wasn't a good showing", Peterman said. Allen finished the contest going 6-for-15 for 74 yards, a modest performance that looks light years ahead of the stinker Peterman put in. Read More »

Devin Booker of Phoenix Suns to undergo hand surgery

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Booker will hopefully be good to go for the start of the season, but it's always a bit concerning when a player has to have surgery on his shooting hand. Will Devin Booker be ready for the regular season? He also took home the 3-point contest crown during NBA All-Star weekend. The Suns open their five-game pre-seaason schedule on October 1 when they host the Sacramento Kings, followed by the historic visit by the Breakers just two nights later. Read More »