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by | October 11, 2017 | 00:26

Including her seven Australian Open titles, Williams has won a total of 23 Grand Slam singles titles, more than anyone else in the Open-era and one shy to tie the record held by Australian Margaret Court , who coincidentally, won three of her titles after returning from giving birth to a son in 1973.

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:28

Indian skipper Virat Kohli will head towards scripting a history in T20 cricket with his bat against Australia in the second T20 match to be played against Australia in Guwahati on 10 October. He hit the first ball for a boundary as he guided a wide full toss past backward point. One ball later, Kohli found himself cramped for room, forcing him to play across the line but only resulted in a caught and bowled dismissal for Behrendorff.

by | October 10, 2017 | 00:29

She said the change in gun laws must be permanent and codified by Congress, not addressed through regulations only. The powerful lobby last week surprised many gun control advocates by embracing possible restrictions on the bump stock devices in the wake of the shootings that killed more than 50 people and injured 500, prompting bipartisan support in Congress for regulating or banning bump stocks.

by | October 09, 2017 | 00:38

It will be the first time that the Lankans play with a pink ball Test, besides being upbeat after winning the first Test by 21 runs. Pakistan have been dealt a major blow after an injury ruled Mohammad Amir out of the upcoming 5-match ODI series against Sri Lanka in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

by | October 08, 2017 | 00:51

With a win, the United States will qualify for their eighth consecutive World Cup. The duo have a long-standing coaching camaraderie, with Bradley having served as Arena's assistant at the University of Virginia from 1983 to 1984, with the U.S.

by | October 08, 2017 | 00:49

It could help provide the people of Puerto Rico with access to cellular service to connect with loved ones and access life-saving information. Cell service has mostly been down since Hurricane Maria hit the island. Loon requires local partners to work, and in the case of the Peru project, relationships with wireless providers and other players were already in place.

by | October 07, 2017 | 00:35

On Thursday, Putin received the monarch in the gold-decorated St. Andrew Hall, one of the grandest spaces in the Kremlin , attended by soldiers in ceremonial dress and with an orchestra playing the two countries' national anthems. The Saudi monarch's visit comes after decades of strained relations. During the meeting, the Saudi king advocated the resolution of the crisis in Syria in accordance with the June 2012 Geneva Communique on the creation of a transition government with members of ...

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:23

One security personnel has been martyred. Police meanwhile said that the stranded outstation passengers have been allowed to proceed towards Airport but did not give any details about flight operations. IGP Khan said such attacks will not end. The three BSF jawans were injured at the beginning of the attack and one militant killed in the retaliatory fire, PTI reported a police official as saying.

by | October 02, 2017 | 00:44

It's time for one or both to have a monster game. "We have to chase the ball, and you can not assume the first guy's got him, because if you do that, the first guy is not really going to get him all the time ". Adding insult was the moment in last season's finale when Talib ripped a chain right off Crabtree's neck. He also has a postseason touchdown against the Broncos, in Super Bowl XLVIII.

by | October 02, 2017 | 00:47

Their momentum was stunted as quarterback Nic Shimonek made an ill-advised throw on a screen pass while escaping pressure, and Oklahoma State notched their first turnover of the game with the interception. Devin Harper blocked the punt by Dominic Panazzolo, with the ball going out of bounds at the Tech 9-yard line . Oklahoma State drove the length of the field but was forced to settle for a field goal attempt after Rudolph was stuffed on third and goal from inside the five-yard line .

by | October 02, 2017 | 00:44

However, Brees also disagreed with Trump's comments last week and said , "I don't blame the guys for feeling like they needed to do something as a reaction". added 44 yards and a touchdown in two catches. FAST FACTS: QB Drew Brees has 867 pass yards (289 per game), 6 TDs and no interceptions for a 109.7 rating in past three games.

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:41

Here in the Stateline, preliminary ratings indicate that National Football League viewership is up. The Bears' game on FOX-39 during the 2017 opening game registered a 23.66 rating vs.a 23.19 rating the previous year. Both networks tackled the political news of the weekend. Trump and others have professed that the NFL's ratings are down due to players kneeling, sitting or raising their fist during the national anthem.

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:43

The nine-time Ukrainian Premier League victor insists he has never knowingly taken a banned substance. City have been in outstanding form of late, scoring 16 goals in their past three league matches, with 5-0 victories over Liverpool and Crystal Palace coming either side of a 6-0 win at Watford.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:33

Barkley's performance was probably the most dominant by an opponent at Kinnick Stadium since Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon rushed for 200 yards on 31 carries and covered 64 yards on four pass receptions during a 2014 game against the Hawkeyes.

by | September 25, 2017 | 00:38

Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook carries the ball during the first quarter against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis on September 24, 2017. Adam Theilen caught five for 98 yards. The good news for Tampa Bay is that history is in their favor. Keenum has beaten the Buccaneers in three straight seasons, the past two with the Rams.

by | September 20, 2017 | 00:53

Five different players ties the franchise record set in 1979 and 2000, and the current team could break the record if Yasmani Grandal goes deep one more time before season's end as the catcher is now stuck on 19 long balls this season. Freddy Galvis went 2-4 with a couple of singles. "I really don't have an answer for that". Since his return from the disabled list on September 1, Kershaw was sharp against San Diego, shaky against Colorado and so-so against San Francisco before taking on ...

by | September 19, 2017 | 01:01

That was followed by a dramatic collapse as Henrikh Mkhitaryan , Romelu Lukaku and Anthony Martial secured a 4-0 win. The result moves Jose Mourinho's side joint-top of the Premier League , alongside Manchester City , after five Premier League games.

by | September 18, 2017 | 00:45

In the third game, perhaps nervousness told as both finalists committed a flurry of unforced errors, but as the Hyderabadi took an 8-4 lead, the pressure told as Okuhara failed to work up her rhythm. Satwik and Chirag, who reached their first ever Super Series quarterfinal, gave a good account of themselves despite losing to third seeds Takeshi Kamura and Keigo Sonoda of Japan 14-21, 21-17, 15-21.

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:01

The equaliser came when an excellent first touch from Joaquin Correa took him between the defence, and his finish past Loris Karius was equally impressive. "I had a little setback in pre-season with an injury that took me out for a week or so, but I try to train well, stay focused and that's all you can do".

by | September 15, 2017 | 00:40

I liked Sourav (Ganguly) for his captaincy because he was not scared to lose. The first three ODIs will be played in Chennai , Kolkata and Indore. Both the teams take a lot of pride in their performances. "Smith I believe is a better Test batsman", Clarke said. However, they could miss their strike bowler, Mitchell Starc. In the Test series Kohli had expressed his displeasure after Smith looked up to his dressing room while deciding whether to review his lbw dismissal in the Bangalore ...

by | September 14, 2017 | 01:14

I worked with her at the Orlando Sentinel several years ago. "And certainly is something that is a fireable offense by ESPN ". ESPN has commissioned studies to try to eradicate this account, and a few recent hires (Will Cain, a reunion with Hank Williams Jr.) may have reflected an attempt at a correction.

by | September 13, 2017 | 00:37

For Spurs , the game will also set the tone for the rest of the competition, something Pochettino alluded to on Tuesday. Manchester United 's Europa League triumph last season was the first time in four years that an English side had lifted a European trophy, after Chelsea won the same competition in 2013, having conquered the Champions League the previous year.

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:20

In typical fashion, however, the "Special One" claimed that Stoke were focused on securing a draw rather than victory themselves. "A draw was a fair result". "Yeah, it's great to see them score again and they are very important players for us", added Matic. After drawing with the tenth placed team, a furious Mourinho walked away without even shaking the hands of Hughes, who had reportedly told the United boss during the match to "f**k off" when Mourinho had entered his technical area ...

by | September 06, 2017 | 12:28

World No 1 Karolina Pliskova needed just 46 minutes to defeat American Jennifer Brady 6-1 6-0 at Arthur Ashe Stadium and punch her ticket to the quarterfinals at the US Open . "I think it's great" to have such numbers, Coco Vandeweghe said, "in our American Grand Slam". She wouldn't have much problem if she plays as she did in a almost flawless fourth-round performance, looking nothing like the player who almost went home a round earlier.

by | September 04, 2017 | 11:45

Cilic is one of the biggest names in the tournament given that all of Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, Milos Raonic, Stan Wawrinka and Kei Nishikori missed the tournament due to injuries. However, he has even shocked himself to get this far in NY, where he had only once previously got out of the first round. The five-time U.S. Open champion plays his third-round match against No.