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Ana Ivanovic has announced her retirement

Ivanovic, the world number 63, married former Germany soccer global Bastian Schweinsteiger this year. Ivanovic had also struggled to find form in 2016, having...


Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger confirms double injury blow

Three others, though, could make a welcome return from injury for the Premier League match on Sunday . For Welbeck it would mark his first appearance since t...


Melo tossed for hitting Hawks' Sefolosha in head

It was unclear what - if anything - precipitated Anthony's run-in with Sefolosha. Anthony was previously ejected in the first half of a November 11 game against...


Swansea part company with Bob Bradley

Bradley was eventually undone by his team's inability to stop leaking goals . “Personally, I have nothing but praise for Bob. Swansea are four points from ...


Ronda Rousey is fired up for her upcoming fight

I don't care about interviews and I don't care how I look. Rousey has one of the best transition games, and even if it's Nunes who forces the fight there, i...


Buffalo Bills fire Rex Ryan with one week left in regular season

He found much the same situation at the Bills, who had one of the best defenses in the league when he joined but a middling quarterback in EJ Manuel. The thin...


Azhar's ton lifts Pakistan to 232-4 at lunch

Azhar was 139 not out with Mohammad Amir on 28 as rain cut short the action at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. Team Pakistan has just started to play their se...


Trump open to arms race, better relations with Russian Federation

Asked how he responded to President Barack Obama's hacking accusations during a conversation shortly before the vote that Russian Federation was involved in th...


Rapper Troy Ave shot on way to Christmas dinner

The hometown hip-hop star was grazed in the head and struck once in the arm as he sat in the six-figure sports auto with his girlfriend , sources said. Collins...


Benteke penalty miss Crystal Palace turning point

He wanted all three points and had to settle for one, yet admits he was just glad to be back in management after his sacking by England in September. A partne...


EPL 2016/17: Arsenal 1-0 West Bromwich Albion - 5 talking points

Arsenal's title challenge looked in danger of completely falling apart, but the late victor means they can end 2016 on somewhat of a high following their back-...


QB Aaron Rodgers leads Packers' late-season charge

Mutiny or much ado about nothing, the Vikings were feeble in allowing Nelson to torch them for two touchdowns and 145 of his 154 yards in the first half and app...


Raiders Players React to Derek Carr's Injury

Also according to Del Rio (and per Vic Tafur as well), Carr will have surgery on Sunday , thus making his timetable all the more indefinite. The injury is a ...


IOC to retest Olympic doping samples for Russian athletes from 2010

Russian Federation dominated the standings at Sochi, winning 33 medals, including 13 golds. The re-analyzing will go beyond the damming McLaren report from ...


Golden State Warriors at Cleveland Cavaliers

It will also be a chance for Draymond Green to try and get a bit of redemption after being suspended in the NBA Finals last season. The Wine and Gold thumpe...


Baltimore Ravens @ Pittsburgh Steelers Live Thread & Game Information

A free live stream will be available online at nflnonline.nfl.com . The only contender the Ravens have beaten with conviction is the Pittsburgh Steelers. The g...


Miami Dolphins at Buffalo Bills

Miami marched down the field and launched a 55-yard field goal off the leg of Andrew Franks, tying the game with six seconds to play. The sophomore quarterback ...


Bills fall in overtime to Dolphins

I want to believe that the Dolphins are going to head to Buffalo , where they haven't won since 2011. -Buffalo would put a touchdown on the board on the ensu...


Former Ducks star Marcus Mariota carted off with air cast on ankle

Whether it was the coaching change or a team finally playing up to its ability, the Jaguars came out looking sharper and more consistent than all season. He was...


Jose Mourinho happier than ever at Manchester United

Sunderland boss David Moyes has backed his Manchester United loanee Adnan Januzaj to become a "match-winner" for Sunderland , after the 21-year-old has show...


Vandals Finish Strong Season With Bowl Win

This game started slowly with no scoring in the first quarter. A bright spot for Colorado State was the aerial success of quarterback Nick Stevens, as the r...


Video of Oklahoma RB Mixon punching woman released

And then I called him a [expletive]. "I just felt, I was like ... what I got myself into?" "After that, the girl, she dropped her purse", he continued. Alth...


Alex Morgan Signs With French Club Lyon

Lyon has stated the deal has an option for Morgan to prolong her stay for a further season. Alex Morgan is shipping off to Europe for more intense soccer. "Th...


Pittsburgh Steelers vs Cincinnati Bengals: prediction, preview, pick to win

When Vontaze Burfict went helmet-to-helmet in the hole with Pittsburgh guard David DeCastro in the second quarter Sunday, the collision was as violent as any ...


Antoine Griezmann eyes a future in MLS, with David Beckham in Miami

Having finished third in the 2016 Ballon d'Or vote behind Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi, Griezmann was talking to France Football after being named the F...


Vardy loses red card appeal and must serve three-match ban

Vardy jumped and made the tackle with both feet on the Potters' Senegal forward Diouf, and even though he won the ball he still made contact with Diouf's shins....


Antoine Griezmann wants to join David Beckham's proposed MLS team in Miami

That has resulted in the rumour columns being lit up his name as he found himself being linked with a move to the Premier League in recent months. "People oft...


Centurion Lokesh Rahul leads India's reply in Chennai test against England

But England's star with the bat, Moeen Ali, got the visitors the breakthrough when he sent Patel back to the pavilion. Patel, who replaced injured regular kee...


Could Fournette, McCaffrey be starting new bowl trend?

For any college player who has been judged worthy of National Football League selection in the top five, especially offensive skill players who are most likely ...


Players, media get voice in National Basketball Association all-star voting process

Players previously were chosen entirely by fans , a situation that last season, for example, led to the selection of veteran Dwyane Wade, even though by his ow...


Lions fall to the Cowboys…er, wait, the Giants

In the first quarter, Eli Manning threw a 6-yard touchdown pass to Sterling Shepard . The Lions fall to 9-5 on the season, next week they take on the Dallas ...


Punter Brad Wing has become weapon for the New York Giants

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that no final determination has been made, but a fine is likely coming . Other teams' officials have complained privately about...


Texans bench Brock Osweiler for Tom Savage, nearly everyone on Twitter agrees

Jaguars receiver Marqise Lee followed the second Novak field goal with a 100-yard kickoff return for a touchdown at the 6:50 mark of the third quarter for a 20-...


Mourinho targets United push in second half of season

The outspoken 35-year-old arrived at Old Trafford to much fanfare in the summer given his unerring knack of finding the net and medal-laden CV. "Half-way thro...


Buhari Approves N471.8 million For Payment Of Super Eagles, Falcons

They had, upon returning from the competition which they won on December 3, been waiting for the payment at the hotel where they were accommodated by the NFF. T...