Henderson targets Premier League and Champions League double

19 Feb, 2019

The former Dutch-international will not feature for the Bavarians in their up and coming Champions League game against Liverpool due to injury. Klopp said he was aware that the preference for Liverpool supporters this season was to win the Premier League, but stressed his side would do their best to lift both a first domestic title since 1990 and the Champions League .

Simona Halep edges Elina Svitolina after an epic fight — WTA Doha

19 Feb, 2019

Mertens was unable to consolidate after pegging her opponent back, with Halep impressively reeling off 12 consecutive points to seal the first set. "Now I change that, and it makes me happier, because I showed myself that I'm able to do that".

Steph Curry wore awesome throwback jacket at All-Star Weekend

18 Feb, 2019

The All-Star Game is in Charlotte this year, which is Curry's hometown due to his father Dell playing 10 seasons with the Hornets. Harris, who now plays for the Brooklyn Nets , finished his first round with 25 points. Defending champion Devin Booker made his final seven shots but was eliminated in a tie for fourth with Danny Green with 23 points. Boston Celtics' Jayson Tatum, meanwhile, won the Skills Challenge over Atlanta Hawks Trae Young by banking in a running three-pointer ...

Foden dwelling on one mistake over decisive Newport double

18 Feb, 2019

Wallace headed in a cross from Ryan Leonard in the fifth minute and the hosts had a number of second-half chances to add to the lead, but couldn't find a way past Wimbledon goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale for a second time. And Guardiola said his squad have to embrace the challenge of fighting in four competitions. City entered the game as the overwhelming favorite _ especially after beating Chelsea 6-0 last weekend in the Premier League _ but struggled to impose its usual attacking game on a ...

Mbappe can't cover for Neymar and Cavani, admits Tuchel

13 Feb, 2019

However, just a few days later he was drafted in to take charge till the end of the season when Jose Mourinho was sacked and has embarked on a run of 10 wins and one draw since to completely revive United's fortunes. PSG's visit is Solskjaer's first Champions League examination and is followed by an FA Cup fifth-round trip to Chelsea and a Premier League encounter with Liverpool at Old Trafford .

Ireland team named for Scotland clash

12 Feb, 2019

Conditions are forecast to be similarly blustery or even worse today. Schmidt was phlegmatic on Scotland targeting Sexton, replying: "It was going to happen, and Johnny probably knew he was only going to play 20 minutes so tried to cram it all into one quarter!" "He is up against not only the best stand-off in the world but the best player in the world (Sexton), a key man for a team that has a number of key men".

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer tips Manchester United for glory in Europe

11 Feb, 2019

A brace from Paul Pogba and stunning solo goal from Anthony Martial secured the points for the Red Devils, moving them into the top four at the expense of Chelsea, who face Manchester City at the Etihad on Sunday. Curiously, it was the wind, which made the ball move weirdly in the air, and not their opponents that took United a while to get used to. It seems Pogba is pretty unstoppable, as long as you give him 30 minutes to get up to speed.

National Basketball Association trade deadline: Raptors acquire Marc Gasol from Grizzlies

10 Feb, 2019

Greg Monroe was also dealt to Brooklyn for cash considerations in a separate transaction. Memphis discussed trades with multiple teams, but made a decision to keep its franchise point guard. "I see no issues, honestly, with him". I would appreciate it. He had surgery after suffering a dislocated left thumb on December 12 and has not played since.

Memphis Grizzlies to trade Marc Gasol to Toronto Raptors

09 Feb, 2019

The 34-year-old big man has a player option for next season which comes with a cap hit of more than $25.59 million, per Spotrac . Moving forward, Memphis has added a few young pieces and moved a decent-sized contract in Gasol in the process.

Raptors getting Marc Gasol for Valanciunas, Wright, Miles, 2nd-rounder

08 Feb, 2019

The Raptors are now second in the Eastern Conference with a record of 39-16, while the Grizzlies rank among the worst in the league at 22-23. Rubio is either cool as they come with regards to the business side of the National Basketball Association, i.e.

Lakers fall to Pacers in largest loss of LeBron's career

07 Feb, 2019

Celtics get: Anthony Davis . Pelicans get: Jayson Tatum, Aron Baynes, Jaylen Brown, Guerschon Yabusele, Semi Ojeleye. All-Star point guard Kemba Walker led Charlotte with 32 points and nine assists, but it was Marvin Williams who took the Hornets' last-gasp attempt - firing up an air-ball as time expired.

Real Madrid - Copa del Rey - 6 February 2019

07 Feb, 2019

The good news for Barca is that Ousmane Dembele was also able to train after suffering from a twisted ankle and flu, but Jasper Cillessen is likely to miss out through injury with Marc Andre Ter Stegen making a rare cup appearance. For Real Madrid , however, they have nearly a fully fit squad - only Jesus Vallejo and Luca Zidane are unavailable - and Santiago Solari has made a decision to bring 21 players to Barcelona , meaning that there will be two outfielders who will have to ...

New Zealand vs India

06 Feb, 2019

This series also sees the return of MS Dhoni to the T20I fold. "My last T20 season went really well and I'll like to keep going with the same mindset and approach". Pant was excellent in India A series against England Lions and must be given a chance in the shortest format of the game where he's most destructive.

John Barnes: The big reason why Liverpool CAN handle title pressure

02 Feb, 2019

Victory would have sent Liverpool seven points clear of defending champions City, who slumped to a 2-1 defeat at struggling Newcastle United on Tuesday night, instead of the current five. "It's easy to ask all these questions, but we have to make sure that we are not influenced too much by these things". "The boys are normal human beings, I am absolutely a normal human being".

'Real Madrid Is The Best Team In History'

02 Feb, 2019

To make matters worse for the current league leaders, they have the first leg of their Champions League tie away from home against Lyon on February 19, meaning that they will have to play seven games throughout February. Having put up a good fight in last week's first leg, Girona had high hopes of a comeback and started brightly, with Alex Granell hitting the bar as they pushed for a way back into the tie in the opening exchanges.

Daryl Mitchell, Blair Tickner in Black Caps T20 squad

31 Jan, 2019

The fact that the Kiwis have always been the side to give the best of the teams a run for their money in their own den. Other changes to the squad include the return of captain Kane Williamson to the Black Caps T20 side, replacing Henry Nicholls, with new ball bowler Trent Boult rested for all three matches.

Callum Hudson-Odoi to respond to latest Chelsea FC contract offer

27 Jan, 2019

According to German news outlet Bild , Liverpool have already met Bradley, who happens to be Hudson-Odoi's agent. The Reds have raided Stamford Bridge before, signing fellow youngsters Rhian Brewster and Dominic Solanke in 2014 and 2017 respectively.

Australian Open 2019: Proud Petra Kvitova rues missed chances in thrilling final

27 Jan, 2019

Osaka survived a nervy implosion in the second set and won the first and third ones with polished brilliance. "I'm proud of myself in that case", she said. After a tense first set filled with missed break opportunities, Osaka began the tiebreak with a punishing serve and a lovely backhand return victor down the line.

Nickell Robey-Coleman Fined For Hit On Tommylee Lewis That Wasn't Flagged

26 Jan, 2019

Bitter after the Eagles lost to the Patriots in the Super Bowl following the 2005 regular season, the aforementioned Specter made a floor statement in Congress on New England's alleged videotaping of other team's practices. And he said the league's lack of a public statement "is what it is". "If the Saints played the Rams on Saturday, I think it'd be the highest-watched sports event all year".

Pacers star suffers 'serious' knee injury that could end season

26 Jan, 2019

Oladipo crumpled to the floor during Wednesday night's home game against the Raptors after falling in an attempt to disrupt a pass to Toronto's Pascal Siakam . "We've got to lift him now and support him". The Pacers went on to win the game, 110-106, to move to 32-15 on the season with a big win over the Eastern Conference leaders.

Guardiola Plays Down Importance Of Man Utd Games iIn Title Race

24 Jan, 2019

After the intermission, German midfielder Leroy Sane stole the limelight, assisting on City's second goal and then scoring to make it 3-0. It was not a vintage display by Pep Guardiola's side but they remain in title contention. "We need to assess him in the next few days", Pochettino said . Llorente further blotted his performance when heading the ball wide from inside the six-yard box at a free kick, when the score was 1-1.

Rafael Nadal vs Frances Tiafoe, Australian Open 2019

23 Jan, 2019

Fighting back tears, he said: "It means the world". 'I did not know he would come to the stadium!' Federer added. "He's a very dynamic player, aggressive one". An inspired Stefanos Tsitsipas roared back from a set down to end Roger Federer's reign as Australian Open champion and reach his first grand slam quarter-final.

Sportsbook in New Jersey refunds Saints bets over uncalled penalty

22 Jan, 2019

The Los Angeles Rams were able to find a way to beat the New Orleans Saints on Sunday despite Todd Gurley contributing nearly nothing, and the star running back is not surprised he ended up in the doghouse. "It was simple. They blew the call". Fortunately, Patriots-Chiefs wasn't tainted with gross zebra malfeasance, but there were plenty of unconscionable errors -- and I'm not talking about the overturn on Julian Edelman's muffed punt, which was the right call.

New England Patriots: 5 key offensive players key vs. Kansas City Chiefs

21 Jan, 2019

According to ESPN , NFL insiders close to the Chiefs' organization believe Patrick Mahomes will command a $200 million contract when he becomes eligible for an extension in 2020. Chiefs are favorites for Sunday and will face Belichick and Brady for the 2 time this year. While it couldn't have come at a better time , they will need to duplicate that performance going on the road in the AFC Championship game against the high-powered Kansas City Chiefs .

LeBron James questions referees, foul rule via Twitter

20 Jan, 2019

They play the Bulls tomorrow at home... they really should win that", he said. It's a playoff team. Paul George scored 27 points and Terrance Ferguson added 21 for Oklahoma City . He also was injured in the Christmas game and three days later had surgery to fix a ligament in his right ring finger. Michael Beasley's absent-mindedness cost him minutes but fueled the National Basketball Association community's laughter Thursday night.

Klopp rules out Liverpool return for Coutinho

20 Jan, 2019

Salah then extended his league-leading tally to 16 goals , gifted by a wretched error by Palace's recalled 39-year-old keeper Julian Speroni - the league's oldest participant this season - leaving Klopp to hail the Egyptian's 50-goal landmark as "an exceptional achievement from a world-class player".

Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates with Floyd Mayweather after winning first trophy

20 Jan, 2019

Ronaldo's goal - his 16th of the season in all competitions - was enough to see Juventus , runners-up in the previous two seasons, get their hands on the trophy. Milan's best shot on goal was a Patrick Cutrone effort after the break with their hopes dwindling after Kessie's sending off. " We played well, created a lot of chances and obviously I am happy to have scored the winning goal ".

Chelsea's Olivier Giroud It's hard to sit on the bench

19 Jan, 2019

Arsenal missed Ozil's creativity at the London Stadium, so the German is now tipped to make a return for the Chelsea game. Arsenal's defeat at West Ham left them six points behind Chelsea in the race for fourth place and defeat at the Emirates would nearly certainly signal the end of their challenge for Champions League qualification via the league.

Federer 'very happy' to beat Serena in doubles, despite her 'aura'

18 Jan, 2019

Three breaks of serve in the third set propelled Khachanov into the next round where he will face the 22nd seed Roberto Bautista Agut. Henri bounced back in set number three, opening a 4-1 advantage and recovering after de Minaur pulled the break back to reach the tie break.

NewsTalk: Meteorologist Jill Reale breaks down weekend winter storm

18 Jan, 2019

The National Weather Service says there is " increasing confidence for a high impact winter storm " to hit the region this weekend. Snow accumulations of up to 1 inch are possible, as well as ice accumulations of around one-tenth of an inch, according to the National Weather Service .

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