• McEnroe, Ivanisevic tip Murray for the final
McEnroe, Ivanisevic tip Murray for the final

Eighth-seeded Japanese Nishikori reached his seventh grand slam quarter-final with a 0-6 6-4 6-4 6-0 win over unseeded Spaniard Fernando Verdasco . Hello. Add your message here. "Maybe I was a little lucky but I didn't give up". 'Hopefully I can take advantage of that and find solutions to beat him'.

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  • Warriors celebrate National Basketball Association crown with street parade
Warriors celebrate National Basketball Association crown with street parade

And I just tried to do that, but also be aggressive. "But one thing I know about LeBron James , though, he'll probably be back in the gym the start of July getting ready for next season". Maybe Thompson or Curry would have hit those shots if Durant never came to Golden State; maybe the Warriors would have won the title without him; maybe Durant ...

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  • Chelsea first opponents for Spurs at new 'home'
Chelsea first opponents for Spurs at new 'home'

In the other opening-day fixtures , Manchester United host West Ham , Manchester City travel to newly promoted Brighton , Liverpool face Watford and Spurs are at Newcastle . 1. There have been 25 seasons since the Premier League was formed in 1992/93 - but what was the best match for YOUR club in that time? Arsenal , whose mana...

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  • Zinedine Zidane can 'stay for life' at Real Madrid, says Florentino Perez
Zinedine Zidane can 'stay for life' at Real Madrid, says Florentino Perez

Shaka Hislop hails Real Madrid's complete team performance and Cristiano Ronaldo's brilliance after another UCL triumph. Over the last five years, Juventus and Real Madrid have acquired the most revenue from European football with €281m and €277m respectively, while Bayern Munich, Chelsea and Barcelona make up the top five.

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  • Steve Kerr has no plans to stop coaching Warriors any time soon
Steve Kerr has no plans to stop coaching Warriors any time soon

Despite being on the losing side, James was one of the stars of the Finals, scoring 41 points in Monday's game. "To be back here and bring gold Larry (O'Brien trophy) back home , I'm just excited to be a part of this group and accomplish something special".

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  • Liverpool likely to face priorities predicament following Premier League fixture list reveal
Liverpool likely to face priorities predicament following Premier League fixture list reveal

Premier League new boys Huddersfield and Brighton along with Bournemouth are all interested in signing Gomez, who has battled his way back after suffering cruciate knee ligament damage almost two years ago. The returns are scheduled for April 7/8. Looking ahead to the end of the season, the promoted trio all appear to have a challenging ru...

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  • Emre Can Closing In On Bumper New Liverpool Contract
Emre Can Closing In On Bumper New Liverpool Contract

The new Premier League fixtures have drawn the Reds at Vicarage Road, where Emre Can scored his stunning overhead kick goal during last May's encounter. The reverse fixture is on 7th of April at the Etihad. A potentially huge game could come in the penultimate week of the season, with Liverpool heading to Stamford Bridge to play Chelse...

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  • FG recruiting 7500 graduates as Tax Officers - Adeosun
FG recruiting 7500 graduates as Tax Officers - Adeosun

The young graduates are encouraged to apply through the N-Power's website. "We will recruit up to 7,500 CTLOs through the N-Power Program". Adeosun said that the recruits would be expected to go to schools, churches, mosques, markets and other social places to educate people on the tax system and let them know their obligations.

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  • Defending champion Johnson off-target at US Open
Defending champion Johnson off-target at US Open

McIlroy won the US Open with a record 16-under-par total in 2011, but was a combined 50 over par for his seven other appearances before this week and missed the cut at Oakmont previous year following rounds of 77 and 71. Masters champion Sergio Garcia (No. 7) shot a 70. He spent all day in the knee-high fescue and shot 78, his worst U.S. Open sc...

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  • Video captures blimp catch fire and crash at US Open
Video captures blimp catch fire and crash at US Open

World number five Jordan Spieth , the 2015 US Open victor at then rookie host Chambers Bay, shot 73 while defending champion Dustin Johnson carded a 75. Johnson wasn't alone in his struggles. Check out the score of Rickie Fowler , who matched the U.S. Open scoring record to par for the opening round with a 7-under 65.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo haircut was to fulfil Champions League promise
Cristiano Ronaldo haircut was to fulfil Champions League promise

Real produced a ruthless second-half display after an evenly matched first 45 minutes. "It's the reason why I came to Real Madrid - to win trophies". However, his double tonight in the Welsh capital ensured that the Portuguese has top-scored, either jointly or outright, a record six times - including for a record five consecutive campaigns - an...

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  • Fisher homers in MLB debut as Astros down Rangers 13-2
Fisher homers in MLB debut as Astros down Rangers 13-2

This time he laced a single to right field to send another run home. That made a total of nine runs for the inning, from 13 plate appearances. While ranked as Houston's No. "That was the biggest difference between the last outing and tonight". Martes allowed one run, three hits and two walks with seven strikeouts. Texas (32-33) had its fi...

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  • Lions hopeful over Davies fitness for first Test
Lions hopeful over Davies fitness for first Test

It could be that Farrell and Sexton both start against New Zealand - they shone together with Farrell at centre in the win over Crusaders, the Lions' best display to date - but if it is a straight call, Carter admits the Englishman looks like he'll get the nod, with Sexton expected to close it out.

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  • Harper hits hard home run, propels Nationals over Mets 8-3
Harper hits hard home run, propels Nationals over Mets 8-3

Curtis Granderson began the eighth inning by hammering a tiebreaking home run for No. 300 of his career, and Lucas Duda added a three-run homer in the five-run inning to help the Mets to a 9-4 victory over the Cubs and consequently winning two of the three games against the defending World Series champions Wednesday night.

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  • Red Sox reliever Thornburg out for season
Red Sox reliever Thornburg out for season

The Red Sox announced reliever Tyler Thornburg will undergo shoulder surgery Friday to address thoracic outlet syndrome in his right throwing shoulder. Despite the major injuries, the Red Sox bullpen hasn't exactly missed Thornburg or Smith so far in 2017. Red Sox relievers have combined to post an ERA of 2.83 entering play on Thursday, which ran...

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  • Stephen Curry's 2nd National Basketball Association championship puts him in rare company
Stephen Curry's 2nd National Basketball Association championship puts him in rare company

Oh, there would be more partying, for sure. The Warriors and Cavaliers have recreated a similar rivalry, and there is no reason to believe these teams will not see each other next year as well. Some teams wouldn't embrace a guy who came into a situation like ours. Curry rode with his wife and kids beside him. "If you want to win, it doesn't m...

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  • Athletics: Schippers wins, disqualified and then reinstated
Athletics: Schippers wins, disqualified and then reinstated

Canada's Andre De Grasse sprinted to another Diamond League victory, winning the 100 metres at the Bislett Games on Thursday. He also earns six ranking points for that performance. "For sure I can improve my start". "I had nothing afterwards in the last 100 metres". Still it was a highly satisfying run for the 24 year-old Barr, given he als...

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  • Ronaldo denies wrongdoing over Spanish taxes
Ronaldo denies wrongdoing over Spanish taxes

According to the authorities, Ronaldo "intentionally" failed to declare $31.8 million he made from the cession of image rights from 2015-20 to another Spanish company. Ronaldo was the highest earning athlete in the world past year, according to Forbes , making 77 million euros. Neymar has also problems with the Spanish Justice as he's been ...

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  • Bairstow set to replace Roy for England in Champions Trophy
Bairstow set to replace Roy for England in Champions Trophy

Today as well they told us to not think about the match and just play the natural game. "It's a credit to their set-up and the kind of players they have now who are taking more responsibility", said Kohli, who rose Wednesday to No.1 in the ODI batting rankings.

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  • Champion Trophy: England maul New Zealand by 87 runs, enter semis
Champion Trophy: England maul New Zealand by 87 runs, enter semis

Eoin Morgan is confident England can match New Zealand man for man in Cardiff - unlike in the embarrassing defeat against the same opponents in their last meeting at a global one-day worldwide tournament. The New Zealand played at a decent pace for his 87. Home captain Eoin Morgan was caught behind off the bowling of Corey Anderson for 1...

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