Monday December 18-th, 2017

Sindhu receives Rs 5 crore cheque from Telangana CM

Star Coach Gopichand Pullela and PV Sindhu who are enjoying the greatest moment of their lives had to reply to certain tricky questions posed by the media. Andhra Pradesh has offered Sindhu Rs. 3 crore, 1000 square yards in its upcoming capital Amara...

Wisconsin shocks No. 5 LSU, 16-14 Wisconsin shocks No. 5 LSU, 16-14

But there the Tigers were, down just two points, reaching the Wisconsin 30-yard line after a Leonard Fournette somersault. What happened instead? False start. After safety D'Cot Dixon intercepted LSU quarterback Brandon Harris late in the fourth...

Djokovic wins at Open despite elbow Djokovic wins at Open despite elbow

Extending his run against Djokovic was always going to be a formidable task but, in front of a packed-out 23,700 crowd, the British number four looked overawed and struggled to show his best. For 68 minutes out on Arthur Ashe Stadium , it looked lik...

Del Potro into US Open QF

NEW YORK-Argentinean fans were singing his name and Juan Martin del Potro answered the chants continuing his comeback chorus. Thiem would hold in the set's fifth game but just one point into del Potro's service game at 3-2, the 23-year old Austri...

Johnny Manziel is going back to school Johnny Manziel is going back to school

Before the NFL, Manziel was a superstar at Texas A&M, throwing for 7,820 yards and accumulating 93 touchdowns in two years as a starter. He's listed as a senior with 90-plus credits. Should a team sign Manziel, he'll sit out four games following a v...

Tottenham 1 Liverpool 1: Rose denies Klopp's men victory

Erik Lamela nodded Eric Dier's cross into the path of Rose in the 72nd minute and the England left-back controlled the ball and slammed it past Simon Mignolet to extend Spurs' unbeaten start to the season. "But on the other hand, we had chances - a...

Dale Jr: 'I Definitely Don't Belong in a Race Car Today'

I was thrilled to wake up one day and feel a difference. "But in the past couple of weeks, I've really gotten where I've gotten more comfortable about going out". "I saw him like two or three weeks ago and then I saw him last Monday and I saw him t...

Mexico calls Trump wall plan 'outrageous' after visit

Just 27 percent responded with a positive word, such as "great" and "agree". Back in the United States, two members of Trump's Hispanic Advisory Council announced their resignation following the nominee's Wednesday speech. "They don't know it y...

West Indies to play second T20 this evening West Indies to play second T20 this evening

After enduring a hammering in the first T20I match of the two-match series against the West Indies, the Indian bowlers put up a disciplined show to bowl out the batting side for 143 runs. "The ground itself is up to the global standard, the wicket ...

Sindhu reaches Vijayawada to a rousing reception Sindhu reaches Vijayawada to a rousing reception

The 21-year-old, who landed with her coach Pullela Gopichand , was received at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport by her parents P V Ramana and P Vijaya, some Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Ministers, amidst cheers from crowds. "I am grateful to the e...

South Africa's Semenya takes 800 meters gold

The Court of Arbitration for Sport a year ago ruled that there was no proof that extra testosterone was beneficial to intersex athletes and ruled that they need not take medication. If Semenya were not winning and were not a butch-presenting lesbian,...

Released? Waived? Practice squad? An NFL roster moves primer Released? Waived? Practice squad? An NFL roster moves primer

Any player with one or fewer accrued seasons is also eligible for the practice squad , and a player accrues a season in the National Football League if they're signed to either the 53-man roster, or on injured reserve, or on the reserve/physically u...

Wayne Rooney to make record-breaking appearance in Slovakia

England needed players capable of taking charge and stamping their authority on the game, but they were either not prepared to do it or lacked the quality to do so. That pattern became ingrained once Skrtel was sent off for a second bookable offence...

Zlatan Ibrahimovic Says Jose Mourinho Inspired him to Join United Zlatan Ibrahimovic Says Jose Mourinho Inspired him to Join United

The Manchester Evening News reports that the Swede said he couldn't pass up the chance to work with Jose Mourinho again after their time at Inter. Ibrahimovic was signed at United to assist with the development of young talents such as England...

Crawford's fly falls short, Giants lose 1-0 to Dodgers

San Francisco grew a five-game cushion over the rival Dodgers, a team that's been hit with injury after injury throughout the course of the season. Rich Hill upstaged Johnny Cueto , and the Los Angeles Dodgers added to the woes of the reeling San...

Mets' deGrom likely to miss next start with sore forearm

With the loss, the Mets fell two games behind the Cardinals for the National League's second wild-card spot, with the Marlins another game back. When the Mets chose to skip deGrom's last start it set off alarms around Citi Field that have becom...

Chelsea boss praises impact of substitutes in Watford victory

Much has been made of Costa's attitude and behaviors already this season, but one thing is clear, Costa is the best on-pitch representation of Conte's personality, passion, and attitude among this Chelsea squad. "I think we can hold our heads high". ...

Paralympics faces 'major budget cuts' for Rio Games Paralympics faces 'major budget cuts' for Rio Games

But Rio's mayor Eduardo Paes has secured an additional £36m of funding and £24m in sponsorship from state-run companies after an injunction was lifted that had blocked further state aid for the Games. The IPC said it hoped some of the new funds gathe...

Tom Brady plays a half in Patriots' preseason finale

Don't get me wrong, Tom Brady's one of the greatest quarterbacks, but I feel like the backup guy can more than get the job done". I know he's going to do everything and as a team, we're going to do everything we have to do to go out there and win.

England spinners restrict Pakistan to 247 England spinners restrict Pakistan to 247

Earlier this season he played the whole one-day series against Sri Lanka - albeit batting just three times - because Ben Stokes was unavailable and previous year played three times against Australia when Buttler was given a break. Bairstow followed...

Devils farmhand Ben Johnson found guilty of sexual assault Devils farmhand Ben Johnson found guilty of sexual assault

CTV reported the victim's friends testified that the she was intoxicated, and the judge acknowledged that Johnson had to know she was not able to consent. He concluded that full intercourse occurred in the bathroom stall and said Johnson should have...

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, whose losing streak in Asian conditions extended to nine games following a 3-0 defeat to Sri Lanka last month, will tour India for a four-Test series in February and March next year. Earlier Hastings career-best bowling figures of 6-45 hel...

Arsenal signing Lucas Perez forever grateful to Deportivo La Coruna Arsenal signing Lucas Perez forever grateful to Deportivo La Coruna

The 27-year-old Spanish striker was signed from Deportivo La Coruna in a reported deal worth £17.1 million and the Arsenal manager was keen to praise his new striker's ability. Germany Under-21 worldwide Gnabry, who won a silver medal with his coun...

Wozniacki back in round of 16 at US Open Wozniacki back in round of 16 at US Open

Djokovic moved into the fourth round at Flushing Meadows for the 10th consecutive year. "Just all around, I think I'm putting things together, better and better", said the 26th-seeded Sock, who celebrated his victory with a racket-as-foil jousting ...

70 credit card skimmers found at Michigan gas stations 70 credit card skimmers found at Michigan gas stations

The skimmers, which can't be seen from outside the pump, can be installed in seconds. "The biggest loss (for a business) would be customer trust", said Delia Garcia, a spokeswomen for Walmart and Sam's Club. Thousands are expected to hit the road a...

Lewis Hamilton regretting engine penalties Lewis Hamilton regretting engine penalties

Rosberg's path to pole was smoothed by a hefty 55-place engine-related grid penalty for team mate and title rival Lewis Hamilton . The red flag then came out to halt the race while the barrier on turn four was repaired, Rosberg at this stage ahead...

Moussa Sissoko reveals the 'truth' behind his deadline day move to Tottenham

Since his move to Tottenham Sissoko has been reminded of the numerous quotes he has given in recent years expressing his desire to move to their north London rivals Arsenal, who he described as "the club of my heart" ahead of Euro 2016. "The good thi...

Moore, Hahn Share Lead in Boston Moore, Hahn Share Lead in Boston

Rickie Fowler is defending champion of the final Deutsche Bank Championship at TPC Boston in Norton, Mass. The Barclays and Deutsche Bank Championship are the first half of the 2016 FedEx Cup Playoffs. "It was just so much fun". Furyk is...

Penn State to Honor Joe Paterno Before Temple Game

The plans for exactly what Penn State will do is unknown, other than stating that the program will be "commemorating the 50th anniversary of Coach Paterno's first game as Penn State head coach" before the game. The one scheduled for three weeks from ...

Massa retiring at the end of 2016 Massa retiring at the end of 2016

Massa's Ferrari career hinged on an accident at the 2009 Hungarian Grand Prix, when he suffered a fractured skull after being hit on the head by a suspension part from another vehicle. "Definitely with all his experience and different situations he's...

Premier League's Summer Transfer Spending Breaks Record

Teams had already spent a combined £1.005bn as of 08:30 BST on Wednesday, shattering last year's record £870m. The Premier League receives a copy because we need to ensure that players coming in have had their registration transferred to this count...

College Football Playoff lessons to remember for Kickoff Week

Massive personnel losses at Ohio State and Michigan State plus quarterback and depth questions at Michigan means it is by no means certain the Big Ten champ will get through with no more than one loss either. The Southeastern Conference has produced ...

Swiss prosecutors step up 2006 World Cup probe in Federation Internationale de Football Association case Swiss prosecutors step up 2006 World Cup probe in Federation Internationale de Football Association case

The Attorney General 's office said the suspects were thought to have misled other members of the executive board over a payment of 6.7 million euros ($7.5 million) ostenibly to be used to fund a gala event related to the 2006 World Cup. The German b...

Gold For Caster Semenya As Team SA Reach Rio 2016 Medal Target Gold For Caster Semenya As Team SA Reach Rio 2016 Medal Target

Coming into the night, it was conceivable that Semenya could break 800m world record set by Jarmila Kratochvilova of Czechoslovakia, but the slow pace of the race early on put the record out of reach in the final lap. They were expecting more out o...

Tony Romo: Report: Romo could miss closer to 8-10 weeks

The Cowboys have to wait to make their final cuts to get their roster down to 53, at which point they have to make a decision on Romo. Teams have until 4 p.m. If that were to be the case, the Cowboys would be smart to put him on short-term IR. They...

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