• Wimbledon: Venus Williams becomes oldest female semifinalist in 23 years
Wimbledon: Venus Williams becomes oldest female semifinalist in 23 years

Following Venus onto Centre Court will be Johanna Konta , who takes on Simona Halep bidding to become the first British woman to reach the semi-finals since Virginia Wade in 1978. Kerber, who lost that match in three sets, said: " I was really surprised that I was playing on Court Number Two. " I have no regrets and I'm really happy to be off ...

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  • F1 Bottas - victor of pole position in Austria
F1 Bottas - victor of pole position in Austria

Vettel was almost two-tenths down in second, but will harbor a strong belief that he can claim pole and end Mercedes' three-year dominance on the Austrian track in the Styrian Alps. Lewis Hamilton says it makes no sense for Mercedes to ask Austrian Grand Prix polesitter Valtteri Bottas to back-up Sebastian Vettel during the race in an at...

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  • Venus Williams Says She's 'Heartbroken' After Deadly Car Crash
Venus Williams Says She's 'Heartbroken' After Deadly Car Crash

When asked about the social media post , Venus started to break down. Venus Williams tried to compose herself and provide an answer to the question, at first responding with, "There are really no words to describe, like, how devastating.

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  • JJ Redick agrees to 1-year, $23M contract with Sixers
JJ Redick agrees to 1-year, $23M contract with Sixers

Redick appeared to confirm the signing by tweeting the 76ers' slogan "Trust the Process" shortly after 4 p.m. More to come as details become available. According to PhillyVoice's Rich Hofmann , Wojnarowski listed the Philadelphia 76ers, Brooklyn Nets and Minnesota Timberwolves as the most interested parties.

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  • Andy Murray: breaking down his track record at Wimbledon
Andy Murray: breaking down his track record at Wimbledon

And there have been no better performers on the surface this season than Federer, who won Halle, Gilles Muller (Rosmalen victor, Queen's semi-finalist) and Feliciano Lopez (Stuttgart runner-up, Queen's champion). "It's the same for Novak and the same for Rafa". "I'm practising again later". Nadal was in vintage form in Paris, dropping only 35...

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  • Malcolm Brogdon: ROY win for the 'underestimated'
Malcolm Brogdon: ROY win for the 'underestimated'

Brogdon beat out Philadelphia's Joel Embiid and Dario Saric for the award. Prior to being shutdown for the season with a torn meniscus, Embiid finished the season averaging 20.2 points, 7.8 rebounds, 2.1 assists and 2.5 blocks in 25.4 minutes per game.

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  • Tonya Evinger Fight Results, Record, History, Videos, Highlights, Pictures, Bio
Tonya Evinger Fight Results, Record, History, Videos, Highlights, Pictures, Bio

Brett Okamoto breaks down the news that Cris "Cyborg" will now face Tonya Evinger at UFC 214 instead of Megan Anderson for the featherweight title. Now, Cyborg will be taking on Invicta FC bantamweight champion Tonya Evinger. "My fans appreciate the fact that this fight is going to be for the belt, but the fact that the UFC had [Germaine de Randam...

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  • Ravi Shastri to apply for India's head coach post
Ravi Shastri to apply for India's head coach post

Mumbai :Former Indian medium pacer and current junior national chief selector Venkatesh Prasad has applied for the post of Indian cricket team's head coach. Prasad also revealed that he might not do so before the July 9 deadline, but insisted that he is ready to take up the role of an assistant or bowling coach and contribute to Indian cricket on...

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  • Takata Said to Decide on Bankruptcy Protection on Liabilities
Takata Said to Decide on Bankruptcy Protection on Liabilities

Settlement agreements with Toyota, Subaru, BMW and Mazda have already received preliminary approval from the MDL Court, and will accelerate the removal of unsafe airbag inflators from 15.8 million vehicles and compensate consumers for economic losses associated with the recall.

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  • Conor McGregor Mocks The Wrong Mayweather In Fight Announcement
Conor McGregor Mocks The Wrong Mayweather In Fight Announcement

Conor McGregor has fired early shots at Floyd Mayweather ahead of their super-fight by taking a cheeky swipe at him on Twitter. "Dana says he spoke with Conor Wednesday morning - he's VERY excited". "We've been in negotiations now for a while, and to be honest with you, negotiations went smooth", White said. Whenever Conor hits people, they fa...

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  • Brisbane Broncos coach Wayne Bennett sprays Blues for Origin collapse
Brisbane Broncos coach Wayne Bennett sprays Blues for Origin collapse

Wayne Bennett has pointed out a game-defining error from Jarryd Hayne as one of the key reasons the Blues failed to claim the series on home turf on Wednesday night. "He's one of the smallest blokes who'll ever play our game, but possibly one of the toughest". "It just reiterated to me that I wasn't ready to give up playing State of Origin ", ...

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  • Fabulous Federer Trounces Zverev to Claim Ninth Halle Title
Fabulous Federer Trounces Zverev to Claim Ninth Halle Title

In the semi-final, he eased past his Russian opponent Karen Khachanov 6-4 7-6 (5), to reach his 11th final in Halle . Khachanov then missed two set points before Federer took it to the tiebreaker. But in a stunning performance against Barty, Kvitova battled back from losing the first set and stepped up in the second half of the decider to seal...

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  • Australian Open Super Series: Kidambi Srikanth beats Sai Praneeth to enter semis
Australian Open Super Series: Kidambi Srikanth beats Sai Praneeth to enter semis

However, disappointment was in store for India in the women's singles as Rio Olympics silver-medallist PV Sindhu and defending champion Saina Nehwal squandered opportunities galore to go down in thrilling three-game matches. But like the first game, Srikanth upped the ante and streaked to 15-8 lead. India, ranked sixth in the world, crashed o...

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  • Deal Close - Manchester United have Agreed $45million Fee to Sign Versatile Star
Deal Close - Manchester United have Agreed $45million Fee to Sign Versatile Star

Reports in Italy claim the Brazilian is on the verge of joining the Red Devils and the player himself has recently confirmed that he is tempted to join the Europa League winners. Fabinho's versatility is also something which attracts Mourinho given that he can also act as cover for Antonio Valencia at right-back, having starred in Monaco's Ligue...

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  • India lose 2-3 against Malaysia, crash out of HWL
India lose 2-3 against Malaysia, crash out of HWL

A minute later, Tengku Tajuddin doubled the score with another successful PC conversion. Spain relentlessly attacked and went on to score two more goals via Lola Riera on the 31st and 36th minute, bringing the score up to 3-1. Barring Ramandeep and Akshdeep, no other striker could excel and the duo would look for more support from the likes of Ma...

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  • Floyd Mayweather trash talks Conor McGregor during workout
Floyd Mayweather trash talks Conor McGregor during workout

Ask yourself this, and I'm completely serious: if there was any chance in the world - I mean a scintilla of a chance - that Mayweather could lose by any means to Conor McGregor , do you really think he would've gone through with the fight? "Even in the WWE's version of the Super Bowl, Wrestlemania , Mayweather called the shots and won in a spor...

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  • Ronaldo summoned to court, Mourinho accused of tax fraud
Ronaldo summoned to court, Mourinho accused of tax fraud

Reports have since suggested that Ronaldo may have chose to leave Real Madrid amid claims he is angry at his treatment by Spanish authorities and that Portugal has launched its own tax fraud probe into the world's highest paid athlete. "The Spanish Government in turn, through the Tax Department, issued a certificate in which it attested that he...

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  • Spanish state prosecutor accuses Jose Mourinho of tax fraud
Spanish state prosecutor accuses Jose Mourinho of tax fraud

Lionel Messi and Javier Mascherano , among others, have already been convicted. A Spanish state prosecutor accused former Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho of tax fraud worth €3.3 million (NZ$5.09 million) in unpaid taxes on Tuesday (Wednesday NZ Time).

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  • Edmonton Oilers: Mixed Opinions on New Adidas Jerseys
Edmonton Oilers: Mixed Opinions on New Adidas Jerseys

The jerseys are actually not that bad, and thanks to the red stripe, they differ enough from the exact same color scheme as West Point's athletic teams. Devils fans were more upset than anybody, it seemed, even though the only major difference from New Jersey's old jerseys was getting rid of the stripes on the bottom.

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  • Former First-Round Pick CB Justin Gilbert Receives One-Year Suspension
Former First-Round Pick CB Justin Gilbert Receives One-Year Suspension

Expected to be a quality addition to the Browns secondary when he was drafted in 2014, Gilbert's professional career is now in jeopardy due to the combination of suspensions and poor on-field production. Cleveland traded him to the Steelers before the 2016 regular season and played sparingly before being released in February. A former first-round...

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