Thursday June 22-nd, 2017

Serena wins record 307th Grand Slam match

She's now tied with Steffi Graf atop the list. Fourth seed Agnieszka Radwanska also reached the last 16 with a straight sets 6-2, 6-3 win over 25th seed Caroline Garcia and will be attempting to reach last 8 of US Open for the first time .

England breaks Sri Lanka's record for most runs in ODIs

Azhar tried to accelerate but holed out to mid off while attempting to clear Rashid over his head, and Moeen had Mohammad Nawaz (13) stumped in his last over to make Pakistan struggle at 180-7. "It was a belting wicket with a fast outfield, but a...

Tim Tebow, New York Mets agree to minor-league contract

Tebow, 29, has not played baseball since 2004, his junior year of high school in Florida. The organization announced Thursday it'd signed Tebow as an outfielder and that he'll participate in its Instructional League . There had been reports that t...

Slovakia go down to England in opening World Cup qualifier

A last-gasp Adam Lallana victor secured all three points in another disappointing England performance, but ultimately it would have been a relief and source of great joy for Allardyce to start with a win. "Here it is. I had it with me in my pocke...

T20 win against England a T20 win against England a "good omen", says Wasim Akram

It began with a stifling bowling performance, including three wickets for the man of the match Wahab Riaz , that shut down England's innings for a sub-par 135 for seven, before their openers, Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif, blasted quickfire half-...

Goodell doesn't agree with Kaepernick's actions

Taking a page out of the very same book that has eternally etched the anti-establishment protests of legendary socially conscious athletes Muhammad Ali, John Carlos, Tommie Smith, Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf and Craig Hodges, just to mention a few, Colin Kaep...

Real and Atletico Madrid transfer bans Real and Atletico Madrid transfer bans

A statement said the Appeal Committee had chose to "confirm in their entirety the decisions rendered by the FIFA Disciplinary Committee in the respective cases relating to the protection of minors". The players involved featured in games from 2005 ...

WWE SmackDown Results 6th September 2016 WWE SmackDown Results 6th September 2016

At Backlash , WWE are going to crown brand new SmackDown Tag-Team and SmackDown Women's Champions . Even before the tag team match, Daniel Bryan is in the ring to host a SmackDown Women's Championship forum. Carmella takes advantage to lock...

IOC will co-operate with Brazilian Olympic ticket probe IOC will co-operate with Brazilian Olympic ticket probe

The extent of the scalping operation was discovered after police reviewed documents and emails seized during a sting operation at the Rio Games which led to the arrest of Patrick Hickey, former head of the Olympic Council of Ireland, and Kevin Mallo...

Donald Cerrone vs. Robbie Lawler Signed For UFC 205 Donald Cerrone vs. Robbie Lawler Signed For UFC 205

Former welterweight champion Robbie Lawler will try to rebound from losing his title when he fights streaking contender Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone on the card, sources close to the organization confirmed Thursday. The bout, however, will only be p...

Kerber sweeps past Vinci into last four Kerber sweeps past Vinci into last four

But for me it's like 'Okay, it's still far away, I have to win the five matches.' Right now it's the same. The Italian pointed out confidence as an important factor in her rise and that her game has been the same but now has blossomed under a menta...

US Open: Pliskova blows past Croatian teenager Ana Konjuh US Open: Pliskova blows past Croatian teenager Ana Konjuh

Despite an injury-plagued season, Konjuh, already the youngest US Open quarter-finalist in a decade, will aim to be the youngest Open semi-finalist since Venus Williams in 1997. "I would say it was better, much better", Pliskova said of her serve...

Luis Figo: Cristiano Ronaldo Could Make Transfer From Real Madrid To Barcelona Luis Figo: Cristiano Ronaldo Could Make Transfer From Real Madrid To Barcelona

Figo was subjected to huge criticisms when he famously crossed the classico divide in 2000 when Real Madrid paid his release clause of £37.2million making him the most expensive player then. " We are in a free market ", Figo told Record . Still,...

Sri Lanka's Mathews out of remaining limited-overs games v Australia Sri Lanka's Mathews out of remaining limited-overs games v Australia

Australia won with 19 overs to spare on Wednesday and another victory will leave the tourists in a positive frame of mind for next week's two-match Twenty20 series. A big, limited-overs breakthrough continues to evade them. He was ably supported by...

Gennady Golovkin Wants a 'Crazy, Street Fight' With Kell Brook! Gennady Golovkin Wants a 'Crazy, Street Fight' With Kell Brook!

The announcement of the fight shocked boxing insiders, while the WBA is not sanctioning the contest on health grounds, as per John Dennen of Boxing News . People understand boxing here. However one of those championships is NOT on the line again...

Colin Kaepernick's jersey is #1 National Football League seller

The 49ers backup quarterback, who wouldn't stand for the anthem during the team's preseason games, has cited racial injustice and police brutality among the many reasons for his protest and said he plans to continue into the regular season.

Head coach Jeff Fisher is tweaking the roster for the opener Head coach Jeff Fisher is tweaking the roster for the opener

The unit is deep and talented enough that standout rookies Aaron Green and Terrence Magee could not crack the roster, although both were added to the 10-man practice squad. Los Angeles has only three safeties and five linebackers on its current roste...

Officers threaten to boycott 49ers games, chief vows safety Officers threaten to boycott 49ers games, chief vows safety

The police chief in Santa Clara, home to Levi's Stadium, says he will urge the leadership of the officers' union to put citizens' safety first after its members said they may boycott policing 49ers games if quarterback Colin Kaepernick is not discipl...

No Williams-Williams rematch at Open: Venus out in 4th round No Williams-Williams rematch at Open: Venus out in 4th round

NEW YORK-Karolina Plisova, who has reached the second week of a Grand Slam for the first time, says she has not been experiencing her usual nerves. "I don't know. Just as it seemed she would run away with it, Venus turned things around enough to go...

Saban: Ex-USC coach Steve Sarkisian joins staff as analyst

With the addition of Sarkisian and excluding Saban, Alabama now has five former head coaches on its staff. Kiffin, offensive tackles coach Mario Cristobal (FIU), off-field assistant Bobby Williams (Michigan State) and offensive analyst Mike Locksle...

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT