Laura Siegemund Knocks Victoria Azarenka out of Australian Open

Two-time champion Victoria Azarenka’s return to the Australian Open was short-lived as she was bounced in the first round by Laura Siegemund. MELBOURNE, Australia — Two-time champion Victoria Azarenka’s return to the Australian Open for the first time since 2016 has ended in a first-round loss to Laura Siegemund. Azarenka, who won back-to-back Australian Open titles 2012 …

Callum Hudson-Odoi’s deleted Instagram story had Chelsea fans talking on Twitter

Callum Hudson-Odoi has become embroiled in one of the January transfer window’s biggest sagas. Despite entering 2019 as a player on the fringe of Chelsea‘s starting XI, the pure talent of the Englishman has seen him become a major target for none other than Bayern Munich. The German champions have openly admitted their …

2019 FIBA World Cup: SBP, Gilas 14-man pool ready for ‘must-win’ games

After losing its last two games at home, Gilas Pilipinas finds itself in a tough, but still salvageable situation as the Filipinos prepare for the final qualifying window for the 2019 FIBA World Cup. File/George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News The leadership of Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas believes the men’s national team has a strong chance of …

James Milner’s answer when asked who Liverpool’s player of the season so far is

Liverpool may have crashed out of both domestic competitions already but it’s been a brilliant season for Jurgen Klopp’s side so far. The Reds have won 18 of their 22 league games and sit four points clear at the top of the table. They also negotiated their tricky Champions League group containing Paris …

Serena Williams, Canadians Impress on Day 2 at Australian Open

MELBOURNE — Day two at the Australian Open saw an impressive Serena Williams, a terrific display from the Canadian contingent and the continued descent of a former top-10 American. Here are five thoughts from the second day of action Down Under.   • No one wipes a hard drive clean quite like Serena Williams does. She’ll …

Novak Djokovic Breezes Into Second Round at Australian Open

Djokovic started his quest for his seventh Australian Open title with a breezy victory over American qualifier Mitchell Krueger.  MELBOURNE — Novak Djokovic opened his quest for a record seventh Australian Open title and his 15th Grand Slam singles championship with a 6-3, 6-2, 6-2 win over American qualifier Mitchell Krueger. Djokovic had a worry-free …

2nd ODI India vs Australia Adelaide: Virat Kohli’s Reaction To MS Dhoni’s Winning Six Off Jason Behrendorff is a Treat For Fans | WATCH

2nd ODI India vs Australia Adelaide: Eventually, it boiled down to seven runs required off six balls with former India captain MS Dhoni on strike to Jason Behrendorff. It was an important game for India to stay alive in the ongoing three-match ODI series and Dhoni stepped it up a notch by slamming a match-winning …

Liverpool, Everton & Tottenham Join AC Milan in Race to Sign Highly Rated Club Brugge Youngster

Liverpool, Everton and Tottenham are said to have joined AC Milan in the race to sign Club Brugge youngster Arnaut Danjuma Groeneveld. Despite being out with an ankle injury since October, Groeneveld has been attracting plenty of interest from across Europe after his early season performances, where he registered five goals and four assists in …

Ed Woodward has a strong opinion on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s future after Spurs win

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has enjoyed the perfect start to life as Manchester United manager. Since inheriting the interim position upon Jose Mourinho’s sacking, Solskjaer has led the Red Devils to six consecutive wins and taking all three points from Tottenham was his biggest achievement yet. The club legend has inspired a new sense …

UEFA Open Disciplinary Proceedings Against Chelsea Over Racist Chanting in Hungary

UEFA has opened disciplinary proceedings into alleged racist chanting by Chelsea supporters during their Europa League match against MOL Vidi in December. It is alleged that a vocal minority of Chelsea fans inside the Groupama Arena sang offensive songs about Tottenham fans, relating to the club’s Jewish heritage. Sky Sports News reports that the UEFA Ethics …

Chelsea Prepared to Label Eden Hazard With £100m Price Tag Should He Decide to Join Real Madrid

Chelsea are prepared to place a £100m price tag on Eden Hazard if the Belgian decides that his future lies with Real Madrid at the end of the season. Hazard has frequently been linked with a move over to the Spanish capital in recent years, but he has remained rather cryptic about the situation, claiming that he is …

Sreesanth Spoke Up On Hardik Pandya Controversy & You Might Agree With Him

The two young Indian cricketers Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul must have been cursing themselves for their decision of attending Karan Johar’s talk show “Koffee With Karan” as it has proved to be disastrous for them. Things would have been better if they had known how to control their tongue but now the situation is …

Pep Guardiola Reveals How He Is Dealing With the Mental Challenge of Chasing Liverpool in Title Race

Pep Guardiola has revealed that he has told his players to do their best to ignore everything Liverpool do in the Premier League title race, urging them not to fixate on fixtures where the Reds could theoretically drop points.  City moved back to four points behind the leaders with a comfortable win over Wolves on …

Venus Williams rallies to get into second round at Australian Open

Venus Williams was one game away from being ousted from the Australian Open’s first round before coming all the way back to eliminate 25th-seeded Mihaela Buzarnescu. MELBOURNE, Australia — Venus Williams was one game away from being ousted from the Australian Open’s first round before coming all the way back to eliminate 25th-seeded Mihaela Buzarnescu 6-7 …

Sergio Aguero’s behaviour on the bench when Gabriel Jesus suffered head injury

After 8-0 and 9-0 wins against Rotherham and Burton Albion in their last two matches respectively, Manchester City were always going to have a tougher time when Wolves visited the Etihad in the Premier League on Monday night. However, it wasn’t too much tougher for Pep Guardiola’s side. Gabriel Jesus gave the champions …

Barcelona Put Veteran Striker at Top of Transfer Hitlist as Back Up for Luis Suarez Becomes Priority

Barcelona are looking to bring in a goalscoring backup to Luis Suarez in the January transfer window, with Girona’s veteran star Cristhian Stuani top of their short list.  The 32-year-old had only once hit double figures in a top flight season in his career – 12 with Espanyol in 2014/15 – until he moved from …

Pep Guardiola reacted to Ederson’s little cameo in midfield vs Wolves

Manchester City are back to within four points of Liverpool at the top of the Premier League after their 3-0 victory over Wolves. Wolves have an incredible record against the league’s ‘top-six’ this season so this clash was being dubbed as a potential banana skin for Pep Guardiola’s side. However, Gabriel Jesus gave …

Mia Khalifa includes Huddersfield Town star Aaron Mooy in her list of favourite footballers

Australian midfielder Aaron Mooy has a fan in Mia Khalifa with the former adult film actress listing the Huddersfield Town star as one of her favourite footballers. Khalifa, who is a mad West Ham supporter, revealed her admiration for the 28-year-old Socceroo, alongside legends David Beckham and Zinedine Zidane. She likened Mooy to Toronto Raptors …

Man City 3-0 Wolves: Report, Ratings & Reaction as Champions Ease Past Gritty Wanderers

Manchester City reduced the gap between themselves and Premier League leaders Liverpool to four points thanks to a straightforward win over a gritty ten man Wolves side. City took the lead through Gabriel Jesus’ finish from Leroy Sane’s cross after a brilliant pass from Aymeric Laporte before the Brazilian doubled the hosts’ lead with a penalty …

What Matt Barnes joining Ohio State’s staff means for Buckeyes

New Ohio State head coach Ryan Day appears to have completed his first coaching staff. The Buckeyes announced on Thursday the hiring of Maryland’s Matt Barnes as special teams coordinator and assistant secondary coach. The Scarlet and Gray have also hired Oklahoma State’s Mike Yurcich (quarterbacks coach and passing game coordinator), Greg Mattison (co-defensive …

After Hardik Pandya Aussie Reporter Trolls Virat Kohli, Shares A Clip Of Him Calling A Girl Ugly

After the scathing episode on Koffee With Karan, it is no secret the outrage that the statements made by Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul received. The two boys were downright misogynistic, racist and their comments were derogatory in every possible way. As a result, they were suspended by the BCCI. Even Virat Kohli went on …

Kyler Murray’s next move choosing baseball or football

Kyler Murray declared for the NFL draft Monday with an understated Tweet. Yes, the former Oklahoma quarterback is, for now, contractually committed to a baseball career (the Oakland Athletics drafted him ninth overall in 2018 and gave him a $4.6 million signing bonus), but a Heisman-winning campaign and College Football Playoff berth caused him to …