Queen leads tributes to 'our friend' George HW Bush

His accomplishments were great from beginning to end. President Donald Trump , who ordered federal offices closed on Wednesday for a national day of mourning, is to attend with first lady Melania Trump. "President Bush guided our nation and the worl... More..

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Ballon d’Or 2018: Hours before ceremony, official victor leaked
by | Tuesday, December 04, 2018

Ballon d’Or 2018: Hours before ceremony, official victor leaked

Croatia midfielder Luka Modric will reportedly emerge victor of 2018 Ballon d'Or award, according to reports. FIFA's official YouTube channel might also show the live coverage of the Ballon d'Or ceremony ...More..

Sarri Showers Big Praise on Chelsea Star
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Sarri Showers Big Praise on Chelsea Star

The 31-year-old midfielder's current contract at Stamford Bridge is due to expire in the summer and that has inevitably led to speculation that he could be on his way out of the club in January. "I spoke with h...More..

NZ win Dubai Sevens beating United States in final 21-5
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

NZ win Dubai Sevens beating United States in final 21-5

Knewstubb was tackled in the air taking the opening kickoff, causing America's Perry Baker to be sin-binned. New Zealand were undefeated on their way to a quarterfinal berth against Scotland. Goss was named...More..

Inconsistent Liverpool 'still have to develop', says Klopp
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Inconsistent Liverpool 'still have to develop', says Klopp

During his pre-match press conference on Friday, Jürgen Klopp outlined why he feels the Blues will pose a different threat to the kind they have done previously while he's been at the helm of the Reds - and i...More..

Shock as Cameroon loses 2019 AFCON hosting rights
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Shock as Cameroon loses 2019 AFCON hosting rights

A statement later released by the continent's football governing body said "an open and urgent call" for new host country bids will be initiated for the tournament to be held as scheduled. "I don't know wheth...More..

Korver Traded to the Utah Jazz
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Korver Traded to the Utah Jazz

The 37-year-old shooting guard recently got one of the best games he's had as he scored 22 points against the Minnesota Timberwolves , although the Cavs still lost that match. A person familiar with the deal s...More..

KC Star Kareem Hunt Caught on Camera Assaulting Woman In TMZ Video
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

KC Star Kareem Hunt Caught on Camera Assaulting Woman In TMZ Video

The team hasn't issued a statement about the matter, and it's not clear if Hunt will play on in the Chiefs' next game against the Oakland Raiders on Sunday. While there have been reports that the woman in t...More..

Warriors' injured star Steph Curry to return in Detroit
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Warriors' injured star Steph Curry to return in Detroit

NBA superstar Steph Curry and a young fan from California have pushed Under Armour to include girls in the marketing and sales of the basketball star's signature shoe. The company will start listing the shoes ...More..

Barcelona v Tottenham: Mauricio Pochettino believes Spurs can win
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Barcelona v Tottenham: Mauricio Pochettino believes Spurs can win

While Tottenham and Inter are level on seven points, the London club is now up into second place by virtue of Eriksen's goal in the reverse fixture in September. The Daily Telegraph is reporting that the Re...More..

Big Ten championship has huge implications for Ohio State
by | Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Big Ten championship has huge implications for Ohio State

In his division, he's got one in Ohio State . "Obviously, we saw talent but weren't sure". But last week, in each team's stiffest test of the season, OU won 59-56 at 13-ranked West Virginia and Ohio State ...More..

Women's boxing: Ornella Wahner strikes historic gold for Germany
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Women's boxing: Ornella Wahner strikes historic gold for Germany

However, the home crowd gave Mary the essential confidence against her Ukrainian opponent at the KD Jadhav Indoor Stadium. The results read 30-27, 29-28, 29-28, 30-27, 30-27 in favour of Mary Kom who had beat...More..

Holding admits Arsenal defence more organised under Emery
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Holding admits Arsenal defence more organised under Emery

In conference, Emery said that a number of players had recovered from injuries and trained, such as forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette. " Unai Emery is doing well, we are unbeaten in two...More..

Manchester United's Alexis Sanchez won't leave in January - Jose Mourinho
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Manchester United's Alexis Sanchez won't leave in January - Jose Mourinho

He also started all seven matches for France as they lifted the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation earlier this year. "He is very important in the defensive phase, but he is improving in offensive mome...More..

Easy Ways to Fix the College Football Playoff and Make Everybody Happy
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Easy Ways to Fix the College Football Playoff and Make Everybody Happy

The Georgia Bulldogs also control their own destiny, as a win over Alabama in the SEC championship game seals their fate in the College Football Playoff . Rivalry week and the conference title games remain,...More..

Spurs end Chelsea's unbeaten run as Man City, Liverpool march on
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Spurs end Chelsea's unbeaten run as Man City, Liverpool march on

If Chelsea do score first, they need to make sure they find a second to consolidate their lead to remove any lingering doubts of a late equaliser or a comeback. Alexander Mitrovic scored twice, including the ...More..

Oklahoma City Thunder hand Warriors heavy 123-95 defeat
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

Oklahoma City Thunder hand Warriors heavy 123-95 defeat

Diallo's left leg was stabilized as he was wheeled away to applause from the Oracle Arena crowd. Diallo was credited for rebounding Jerebko's missed layup when they went down. Clearly in pain, Diallo mov...More..

Rancho Santa Fe’s Phil Mickelson wins ‘The Match’ over Tiger Woods
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

Rancho Santa Fe’s Phil Mickelson wins ‘The Match’ over Tiger Woods

Phil Mickelson birdied the fourth playoff hole to beat Tiger Woods in their $9 million made-for-TV match Friday in Las Vegas . Mickelson hit a solid drive to the green and Woods sent his to the back edge. T...More..

Trump says he might attend White House Correspondents' Dinner
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

Trump says he might attend White House Correspondents' Dinner

Monday night, Donald Trump hinted that he might attend next year's White House Correspondents' Dinner now that a comedian wouldn't be hosting. Wolf angered Trump administration officials with her blistering...More..

Gonzaga Basketball: Bulldogs run past Arizona; eye Duke in Maui final
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

Gonzaga Basketball: Bulldogs run past Arizona; eye Duke in Maui final

Duke is not going undefeated, Duke can not beat the Cleveland Cavaliers who only lost to a LeBron James led team by four points on Wednesday night. Gonzaga coach Mark Few said he had a "nice little calmness...More..

Wizards' Wall fined, subject of trade talks
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

Wizards' Wall fined, subject of trade talks

The Wizards have endured a miserable start to the season and their record now stands at 5-11. During a recent practice, several Wizards' players got into verbal altercations with one another, hurling profane ...More..

J.R. Smith is sabotaging his chances of Cavaliers exit
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

J.R. Smith is sabotaging his chances of Cavaliers exit

Smith is in his 15th season and making $14.7 million but has been reluctant to accept a buyout. He was met with a hostile reception when he came back to the city to play as a Heat in 2010, but he is not expecti...More..

Redskins quarterback Alex Smith out for season with fractured fibula and tibia
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Redskins quarterback Alex Smith out for season with fractured fibula and tibia

Justin Reid returned an interception 101 yards to help the Houston Texans overcome a mistake-prone Deshaun Watson and beat the Washington Redskins 23-21 on Sunday for their seventh consecutive victory. "I...More..

Rugby star Jarryd Hayne 'arrested after sex assault claims'
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Rugby star Jarryd Hayne 'arrested after sex assault claims'

The 26-year-old woman claimed she and Hayne were having consensual sex but she "withdrew her consent". The pair had initially communicated via social media, but the woman alleges Hayne then sexually assaulted...More..

Zverev, Djokovic for ATP Finals showdown
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Zverev, Djokovic for ATP Finals showdown

I knew I had to take care of my service games, because he's serving really well. At 4-4 in the opener a couple of poor Djokovic forehands gave Zverev the chance to serve for the set and he sealed it thanks to...More..

Pakistan fall short as NZ win Abu Dhabi thriller
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Pakistan fall short as NZ win Abu Dhabi thriller

Asad Shafiq and Azhar Ali steadied the innings with an 82-run stand for the fourth wicket taking Pakistan within touching distance to go one up in the series. Skipper Laura Delany got very emotional the oth...More..

Ireland tops All Blacks in blockbuster match
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Ireland tops All Blacks in blockbuster match

And it wasn't for a lack of trying, either. Who did it better - the kids or the real deal? Several Irish players marked themselves as heroes. He plans to decide before Christmas whether to remain involved w...More..

Teen Forumula 3 driver involved in horrifying crash at Macau GP
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Teen Forumula 3 driver involved in horrifying crash at Macau GP

Doctors say the seven-hour surgery went ahead as planned and was completed without any issues. Floersch is scheduled for surgery Monday. Meanwhile, FIA, motor-racing's worldwide governing body, has launched...More..

Van Dijk finds time to console referee during Dutch delight
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Van Dijk finds time to console referee during Dutch delight

Germany drew some much-needed comfort from an easy win over an injury-ravaged Russian Federation team on Thursday in which Leroy Sane scored his first goal for the national team. "It's a fantastic feeling. We ...More..

On hot seat? Packers' McCarthy focuses on getting road win
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

On hot seat? Packers' McCarthy focuses on getting road win

And every advantage or tiebreaker in that race - such as a head-to-head victory - could end up being crucial. We knew what was coming. "We didn't have clean information there", McCarthy said. Another week, anot...More..