by | January 21, 2019 | 01:11

United legend Giggs believes a lofty finish will be secured, telling Sky Sports : "I believe the top four is on for Manchester United ". Nevertheless, the players dug in deep to hold onto the three points, and although it wasn't pretty, at least we got the job done.

by | January 21, 2019 | 01:00

Little movement is expected again over the winter, despite Heung-min Son being away on Asian Cup duty , Harry Kane being ruled out with an untimely injury and a potential Premier League title challenge still being on the cards. Spurs will be without Harry Kane , Moussa Sissoko , Lucas Moura and Victor Wanyama who all miss out due to injury. "I am happy, very happy", Pochettino said of Llorente's display against Fulham .

by | January 20, 2019 | 18:13

She hadn't dipped her toe in Grand Slam waters since NY, where everything devolved after Williams was warned for getting coaching, then docked a point for breaking a racket, and eventually docked a game for calling the chair umpire "a thief" during the final.

by | January 20, 2019 | 17:57

There were some nervous moments from the young Australian in the closing stages; after racing to a 4-1 advantage, Sharapova broke back and had two further break opportunities which would have levelled the match, but Barty's strong service game helped to dig her out of the hole.

by | January 20, 2019 | 17:00

The 37-year-old Federer, 20 times a Grand Slam champion, will rue his chances, having failed to convert any of the 12 break points he took from Tsitsipas over the course of a riveting clash laden with sparkling shot-making. January sees the tennis season blaze into life on the scorching hard courts of Melbourne Park. Conditions changed like it does when you start at 7 and go into the night.

by | January 20, 2019 | 16:00

Facing Williams will be "super" exciting for Bouchard , who told a media conference the 37-year-old is a big inspiration for her. "Her game, her serve being such an incredible weapon". The American is vying for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title, and will play Ukraine's Dayana Yastremska in the third round of the season's first Grand Slam in Melbourne .

by | January 20, 2019 | 15:00

Asked about the speculation surrounding Arnautovic , Pellegrini said on Thursday: 'Marko is one of the most important players we have, but the squad knows these things can happen. But Eddie Howe has claimed he is not willing to sell the striker, who scored for Bournemouth against West Ham yesterday. The Hammers want to replace Arnautovic before letting him go and according to Sky Italia they are ready to make a move for Torino's Andrea Belotti.

by | January 20, 2019 | 14:27

When asked if the win was more satisfying due to their history, Sharapova said: "I really like winning". "These are the kinds of matches I train for". "I think I wanted to get out of the blocks quickly". "I am feeling relaxed considering I hadn't won a match here in I don't know how long". In other women's matches Friday, 17-year-old American Amanda Anisimova showed why there are those who consider her a possible future star, producing one spectacular shot after another to upset ...

by | January 19, 2019 | 11:44

I don't know if their sources are blatantly violating the collective-bargaining agreement by intentionally misleading them to try to affect negotiations through the public or are just flat-out lying to them for other reasons. That was in reference to the current free-agent class of Harper, Machado, Josh Donaldson and others. Meanwhile, Manny Machado and Bryce Harper seem to pop up daily.

by | January 19, 2019 | 11:14

Warner, who continues to serve his 12-month suspension from the national team for his role in the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa, reportedly injured the elbow during a flamboyant knock for the Sylhet Sixers in the Bangladesh Premier League on Wednesday.

by | January 19, 2019 | 10:56

US Open champion Naomi Osaka overcame a frustrating first set and a tricky rival to reach the fourth round of the women's draw with a 5-7, 6-4, 6-1 win over Hsieh Su-wei. It's okay, in Paris he had a long semifinal with Federer, but it's not normal to win every tournament - and Novak gets older, so his focus is on Grand Slam tournaments.

by | January 19, 2019 | 10:18

James missed his 12th straight game, yet against a veteran team loaded with All-Star talent, the Lakers rolled to a 16-6 advantage in the extra period. "He's going to miss more games, although he could play now and if it gets dire I suppose he could get back". Beasley finished with five points, two assists and two rebounds in his nine minutes of action, to go along with his Shaqtin' A Fool moment.

by | January 19, 2019 | 10:02

The second set was tighter as Osaka uncharacteristically struggled on serve, double faulting as Zidansek went up a break. Kickoff each day of the 2019 Australian Open with Tennis Channel Live , reviewing the day's most important news and previewing the day's biggest matches.

by | January 19, 2019 | 09:39

Cousins went 5 for 11 from the floor and finished with six rebounds and three assists during his first game since January 26, 2018, when he ruptured his left Achilles tendon playing for New Orleans. We made a decision to take a look at some other notable stars' comeback after long layoffs and how they stacked up compared to Cousins' game on Friday.

by | January 18, 2019 | 15:43

Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini will be out for "three or four weeks" with a calf injury, says interim boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer . Solskjaer is the first manager in the club's history to begin his career with six straight victories and the feel-good factor is back at Old Trafford after a miserable spell under Jose Mourinho .

by | January 18, 2019 | 14:58

Brown , unsurprisingly, has heard Arians' comments. Sanders didn't feel the need to hold back which got plenty of people talking. Because you haven't had enough Antonio Brown news today, a new report suggests that the New England Patriots are looking into his recruitment.

by | January 18, 2019 | 14:26

The seamer finished with 4/45 as the Australians struggled to take runs off him. Following half-centuries in Sydney and Adelaide, Dhoni guided India to victory in Melbourne with an unbeaten 87. Nathan Lyon bowled economically in both matches but couldn't scalp any wickets and has lost his place to Adam Zampa. Australia are entering this match on the back of five consecutive bilateral ODI series defeats and a win will offer a much-needed boost after their recent Test series loss.

by | January 17, 2019 | 08:33

These are things I don't think some of my teammates have faced of just every single day. This is still just the midpoint of the season, the Celtics are the five seed - disappointing compared to expectations - but with 40 games to get everyone in the locker room pulling the rope the same direction.

by | January 17, 2019 | 08:30

And that wasn't even the biggest total of the night. "You always want to measure yourself against the best, let's be honest", Denver coach Michael Malone said . They broke the previous league record for first-quarter points of 50, most recently achieved by the Phoenix Suns against Denver on November 10, 1990.

by | January 17, 2019 | 04:42

And with so much changing in Cincinnati, a coaching candidate like Zac Taylor might be allowed to go and draft his eventual preferred quarterback, even if it means sitting that quarterback behind Andy Dalton for a few years while he plays out his contract.

by | January 16, 2019 | 23:57

Outside linebackers coach Brandon Staley also joined Fangio in Denver, safeties coach Roy Anderson was sacked over the weekend and inside linebackers coach Glenn Pires was informed he will not return. Gary Kubiak addresses the media prior to Super Bowl 50. Pariani has coached some notable tight ends, including Hall of Famer Shannon Sharpe, who was drafted by Denver in 1990.

by | January 16, 2019 | 22:47

There is still life in the New England Patriots dynasty. The dominant performance helped New England reach its eighth straight AFC Conference Championship Game . The Chiefs are widely considered the Patriots' most formidable opponent since they faced Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos. Brady has defied the odds by staying at the top of his game for as long as he has, but time is catching up with him.

by | January 16, 2019 | 22:44

This is my position. "I believe his temperament is excellent when you consider what he takes", Robson told The Daily Mail . I think, in the plan you have to play, it's not ethical to talk about how he is doing or I am doing. Tottenham had a couple of chances as well but Manchester United looked really threatening in the channels. Tellingly, Solskjaer spoke in his postmatch news conference about his team's spirit before, knowingly or otherwise, name-checking every one of his starting ...

by | January 15, 2019 | 19:49

Her baby, Olympia, was born on September 1, 2017, and Williams was off the tour until last March. American Madison Keys, who reached the semis at the French and US Open past year, as well as the quarters in Melbourne , ensured she too lived to fight another day, crushing local wildcard Destanee Aiava.

by | January 14, 2019 | 11:16

In this instance, the ball did seem to touch the ground before it was hit. South African world number six Anderson was battling jetlag after arriving in Melbourne following a title victory at the weekend in Pune, India. Tomic's first set was nearly flawless, while Kyrgios, who has slipped to number 51 in the world, looked a little underdone and struggled to find some rhythm early on.