Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone: 'Extraordinary' Real will be focused

Despite his goal return against Atletico since Simeone's arrival (14 in all competitions), Ronaldo has had more trouble finding the net in recent meetings between the two teams and complained after last February's derby loss that Madrid can not com... More..

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World number one Dustin Johnson withdraws from US Masters

Defending champion Danny Willett and Rory McIlroy both produced battling performances on a highly eventful first day of the Masters, but still found themselves well adrift of inspired leader Charley Hoffman ...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Garcia has fast start in 2nd round of Masters

The 37-year-old is often noted for his struggles with the putter but drained a 20-footer at the third to continue his upward momentum. McGirt won the Memorial Tournament a year ago - his first PGA Tour win - ...More..

Denver D Will Butcher wins Hobey Baker Award
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Denver D Will Butcher wins Hobey Baker Award

He is hoping to grab another one this weekend. He'll get the chance to do it on Saturday night as the No. 1 overall seed Denver faces Minnesota Duluth in the national title game at the United Center in Chicago....More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Kane back to boost Tottenham title hopes

They coped admirably in his absence but Pochettino called the England global "a special player, he tries to push himself a lot". "He's always desperate to play, he's always pushing you to try to let him train...More..

Tottenham star Jan Vertonghen fires message to 'stressed' Chelsea
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Tottenham star Jan Vertonghen fires message to 'stressed' Chelsea

We realised the three points would be fantastic for us. It is unbelievable. Even Vincent Janssen comes off the bench now and makes a difference and I think we have a very strong squad that can compete with ever...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Hawks get past Celtics

The Hawks had lost nine of 11. Cleveland has won 12 of 13 in the series, including the playoffs. Boston fell 1 1/2 games behind Cleveland for the East lead, but is still two games ahead of third-place ...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Willett rights ship after shaky start in title defence

Willett fired a one-over par 73 in the first round then returned a 78 in second for a 36-hole total of 151, one beyond the cut line at Augusta National in the year's first major tournament. Now, regular reade...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Raider Nation Officially Calls Las Vegas Home

NFL owners voted Monday to approve the Raiders' move from Oakland to Las Vegas , the league announced. The Raiders will remain in Oakland for the next two seasons and potentially a third. This is it. You guys ...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Russell Westbrook Ties Oscar Robertson For Most Triple-Doubles In A Season

LeBron James had a huge game for the Cavaliers against the Boston Celtics on Wednesday, and James Harden remains in the conversation. With a win there they can secure no worse than the 6-seed. "M-V-P!" rang o...More..

Swansea's Clement eager to capitalise on West Ham's woes
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Swansea's Clement eager to capitalise on West Ham's woes

The Frenchman was the target of a protest in which fans refused to take their seats until the 13th minute - a reference to the number of years they have gone without a Premier League title. We need to be patien...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Arsenal fans have clear message for Arsene Wenger following Friday press conference

Meanwhile, if Wenger wants to recoup value on Sanchez, then he must find a suitor willing to buy him on or before transfer deadline day this summer. "We had three fans [at the training ground] on Tuesday, but...More..

NASCAR 101: The First Race at Texas Motor Speedway
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

NASCAR 101: The First Race at Texas Motor Speedway

However, NASCAR wanted fans to know that there is no deal between them and Bellator MMA. The event is a joint effort between Dover International Speedway and Autism Delaware, supported by AAA Mid-Atlantic and O...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Mourinho still not happy after outcast helps snatch draw

Speaking to BT Sport after the game, the Dutchman said he was proud of his team, but wished they could have converted their second half counter-attacks better and put the game to bed. "We need at this level t...More..

The Masters 2017: 5 things we learnt after the first round
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

The Masters 2017: 5 things we learnt after the first round

He birdied all of them. On Friday, he opened with five bogeys on his first six holes and could not recover. Hoffman defied swirling winds which gusted up to 35mph at Augusta National to card nine birdies an...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Tottenham raises pressure on Chelsea win at Burnley

And, on Saturday, after the win at Burnley , Mauricio Pochettino called on his team to continue fighting and hoping for more Chelsea slip ups. Had things gone very differently and Chelsea defeated Crystal Pa...More..

Zidane predicts frenetic fortnight will judge Real Madrid's season
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Zidane predicts frenetic fortnight will judge Real Madrid's season

The Real Madrid skipper is reportedly "livid" at the WhatsApp messages urging Atletico to stun Los Blancos. Zinedine Zidane later reassured Real Madrid faithful no further action will be taken as he under...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

IPL 10: Yuvraj Singh shines vs Bangalore, Hazel Keech cheers in stands

He came in after the fall of Shikhar Dhawan in the 11th over, and nearly immediately found his groove with a whipped four off S Aravind. One of the hottest Wives and Girlfriends (WAGs) of IPL 2017, Hazel Keec...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Daily Fantasy Golf Weather Report for the Masters

He withdrew before the second round, citing lower back spasms, claiming the problems were not related to the three back surgeries he has faced since March 2014. "If it's soft, obviously, it'll definitely help, ...More..

No Atletico talk from Leicester ahead of Champions League clash, insists Shakespeare
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

No Atletico talk from Leicester ahead of Champions League clash, insists Shakespeare

Morgan will certainly sit out the Everton game, with Shakespeare effectively ruling the central defender out of the match in Madrid. "To ask Wes to come back for a game of that magnitude would be a huge ask"....More..

Kentucky takes out UCLA
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Kentucky takes out UCLA

How well Kentucky closes out on shooters Alford and Hamilton will likely determine who wins the game. This time , he asserted himself from the opening tip, scoring Kentucky's first eight points on a se...More..

Marshawn's mom: 'Town is buzzing' over prospect of Lynch becoming a Raider
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Marshawn's mom: 'Town is buzzing' over prospect of Lynch becoming a Raider

The only thing left is Jack Del Rio giving the thumbs up to bring Lynch aboard. He visited the team's facility this week , fueling speculation of a return, and on Friday, his website dropped a major hint at hi...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Are the Warriors a better team without Kevin Durant?

The turning point, it now seems, was the fourth quarter against the 76ers. Warriors end doubt about who will finish with top seed in West, make playoff statement by coming from 22-down to beat Spurs. Expect C...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Viewer E-Mail Loses Florida Golfer her First Major

The final day was dominated by officials handing Thompson a retrospective four-shot penalty, informing her of it after she had played the 12th hole and held a two-shot lead. Thompson was informed that she'd be ...More..

Jermain Defoe: England return vs. Lithuania was an emotional occasion
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Jermain Defoe: England return vs. Lithuania was an emotional occasion

England manager Gareth Southgate has kept alive the prospect of Jermain Defoe being a part of the World Cup squad in Russian Federation next summer, declaring after his excellent return to global football th...More..

North Carolina returns home to celebrate 6th NCAA title
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

North Carolina returns home to celebrate 6th NCAA title

North Carolina would go on to win 71-65, earning a national title nearly a year to the day after they had their hearts broken by Kris Jenkins' buzzer-beating, title-winning three. With less than 2 minutes left,...More..

Unheralded Hoffman leads Masters after Johnson agony
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Unheralded Hoffman leads Masters after Johnson agony

In less time than it takes to cross Washington Road, the most popular talking points heading into this week's tournament - Spieth's demons on the hole they call Golden Bell and DJ's dominance - were essentially...More..

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp makes major admission ahead of Stoke clash
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp makes major admission ahead of Stoke clash

The Reds have already scored more Premier League goals in 2016-17 (66) than they did last season (63) and in 2014-15 (52). Liverpool have the worst defensive record of any top-six team by a distance, and havi...More..

Koeman: I think we are too nice together
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Koeman: I think we are too nice together

That apparent "shush" gesture from Lukaku was criticised for demonstrating a "lack of respect" by television pundit Martin Keown at the time, yet Koeman insists that rather than pointing to some dressing-room...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Regina hockey fans blast NHL for pulling out of Winter Olympics

It's a sad day for hockey players and fans. "So this is more important for me right now because this is my town, my team and I don't want to think about something else". In the most recent Winter Olympics, New ...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Jesse Lingard Over The Moon With New Manchester United Deal

Luke Shaw has said that Jose Mourinho's claim that he was a poor trainer and lacked "ambition, focus and commitment" last week was hard to stomach. I repeat, and it is not criticism, many decisions that punish...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Antonio Conte won't look further ahead than Chelsea's next match

On what was an enthralling weekend of Premier League action, several supporters took to Twitter to express their views on proceedings, with many Chelsea fans bemoaning an under-par display in their defeat to ...More..

Elaborate security for KXIP-Rising Pune match in Indore
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Elaborate security for KXIP-Rising Pune match in Indore

RPS captain Steve Smith celebrates the win over Mumbai Indians in IPL 2017. On Thursday, Smith returned to the same Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium to hit Kieron Pollard for back-to-back sixes in t...More..

What Chelsea bust-up? We are polite: Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

What Chelsea bust-up? We are polite: Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola

With Tottenham storming back to win 3-1 at Swansea in a game that finished slightly earlier, Chelsea's victory maintained its seven-point lead over the north London club. "We are so polite in our defeats and ...More..

Can Tottenham win the Premier League over Chelsea?
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Can Tottenham win the Premier League over Chelsea?

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte was asked about the events during his press conference ahead of facing Bournemouth and while he claimed he was unaware of what occurred he said: 'If something odd happens, I try a...More..