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Murray striving to get better despite 25-match winning run

Murray took the first set inside 21 minutes with Chardy failing to register on the scoreboard and, while the Frenchman put up much more resistance in the second...


Derby County fans tell Swansea City what to expect from Paul Clement

Former Derby boss Clement emerged as Swansea's number one target after Wales manager Chris Coleman turned down the opportunity to take over at his hometown club...


Lane Kiffin's abrupt exit from Alabama is surprising ... sort of

It's fortunate for Alabama to have its new coordinator already on staff, but experiencing coaching turnover before the January 9 showdown isn't ideal. But Alaba...


Chelsea boss Antonio Conte praises Tottenham: It's a pity this happened though

Although Chelsea upped the tempo in the second half, Alli doubled his side's advantage, heading in yet another Eriksen's cross. Tottenham are up to third ...


RIP Milt Schmidt, Boston Bruins legend, 1918

Bruin", taking home the scoring title with 52 points in 48 games. The Kitchener, Ontario native captained the B's to two Stanley Cup championships in 1939 and...


Cleveland Browns in the 2017 NFL Draft: Things to know

They went almost an entire season without winning a game, until they finally came through in Week 16 against the Chargers. Cleveland's front office has been tog...


Novak Djokovic survives Jan-Lennard Struff scare in Qatar Open season opener

Murray was surprisingly broken twice in the first six games but Melzer's serve was not strong enough to make it count and, after spurning four set points, it wa...


Sunderland reject £6m bid for Jermain Defoe from West Ham United

The Hammers are keen to snap up Defoe in the current transfer window and had made a bid of £6m for the 34-year-old marksman. Defoe has been in fine form for r...


Copa: James double as Real rout Sevilla

Madrid was a club with a very different feel 12 months ago when Zidane was promoted from his post as coach of Real's youth team Castilla in a salvage opera...


Morgan hits last-ball six in Thunder win

Sydney Thunder star allrounder Andre Russell has been stretchered off from Spotless Stadium after injuring his hamstring against the Melbourne Stars on Wednesda...


Hitchin terminates player who abused Harry Arter over dead baby daughter

Barker initially claimed his account had been hacked before then apologising for the comments. The tweets made to Harry Arter by Hitchin Town FC player A...


Sam Allardyce: Crystal Palace boss says fixture scheduling contributed to defeat

There is at least some good news for Allardyce though as loan signing Loic Remy may be available to make his debut on Saturday against Bolton. It points to a ...


JJ Watt delivers new jerseys to boy injured in crash

One of three pedestrians injured, Noah Fulmer was cut out of his treasured No. 99 Watt jersey the night of the incident, ESPN reports . Noah suffered injurie...


Pakistan fight back after Peter Handscomb falls to Spidercam dismissal

At tea, Pakistan were 16 for two with debutant Sharjeel Khan and Babar Azam dismissed in one Josh Hazlewood over. "At two for six we were in serious strife, b...


JT Barrett announces he's returning to Ohio State for his senior season

Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett (16) passes during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game against Oklahoma in Norman, Okla., Saturday, Sept. Bu...


Utah Jazz: Jae Crowder Feels Disrespected By Gordon Hayward Cheers

On the bright side, Crowder's perception of being slighted did get him going. Thomas scored 29 points and dished out a career-high 15 assists to lead Bost...


Clinical India romp into SAFF women's final

The Indian eves, in the process, are now unbeaten in 19 matches having won 18 and drawn one. Meanwhile Bangladesh hammered group A runner ups Maldives 6-0 to ...


Centennial Classic a 'neat experience' for Red Wings' Jared Coreau

Toronto has won five straight to improve to 17-12-7. Matthews, who already hit 20 goals and was the hero in the Centennial Classic on Sunday, is headed toward...


McClellan: Looking ahead to national title rematch

That's not the case this time around, at least not in Swinney's eyes when No. 3 Clemson (13-1) looks to take down the Crimson Tide (14-0) on Monday night in T...


NBA Predictions: Denver Nuggets vs. Golden State Warriors 1/2/17

But Sacramento holds a game lead over the Portland Trail Blazers and with the win, a game and a half lead over Denver and they get an opportunity to strengthe...


Brock Osweiler with a great performance as a substitute

So, the Raiders offense will have a tremendous challenge moving the ball with a second- or third-tier QB and a running attack that faltered last week in the los...


NFC Wild Card: Giants at Packers start time

He understands the finer details of the two-time MVP's game, and you can bet he'll have some idea how to limit Rodgers' effectiveness. The Packers rebounded f...


Frustrated Serena Williams loses in 2nd round at Auckland

The third set went on serve until the 10th game when Brengle held two match points, only for Serena to fight off both and slump in relief when she hit a crossco...


Pep Guardiola's Surprise Admission Over Manchester United Rivalry

Guardiola insists City need to make it to the UCL for the next ten years to match the history United has. Nobody imagines Guardiola managing forever, it has alw...


MS Dhoni steps down as India's limited-overs captain

He had made his debut in 2004 but rose to become the captain in 2007 as he was selected to lead the Indian side to South Africa to play the World T20. Dhoni, wh...


New York Knicks' defense will hold team back from success

A much weaker opponent awaits on Wednesday night, as Milwaukee heads to NY to take on the Knicks. The New York Knicks (16-18) have lost five straight games ...


Cohen Bramall Signing Expected, Latest Gunners Rumours

A well-placed source said: " Arsenal fans will be wondering 'why are we signing someone from non-league?'" He won't feature for the first team this year and is...


Olympic medalists Ashton Eaton, Brianne Theisen-Eaton jointly announce retirement

The 28-year-old, who holds the world record in both the decathlon and indoor heptathlon events, won gold in the multi-event discipline at the 2012 London Olympi...


Former Eagle Dawkins a Hall of Fame finalist

WR Terrell Owens , K Morten Andersen and G Alan Faneca were in the round of 15 a year ago, and return for another shot at Canton. "I feel like there's just...


Paul Annacone: 'Federer can still win a Grand Slam title'

The 17-time major victor missed the French Open past year, ending a run of 65 Grand Slam tournaments, and hadn't played competitively since re-injuring his surg...


Pelicans sputter in fourth quarter, lose to Cavaliers 90-82

NEW ORLEANS (82): Cunningham 3-5 0-0 6, Hill 2-8 0-0 6, Davis 10-27 0-2 20, Holiday 4-11 1-2 11, Hield 6-13 4-4 20, T.Jones 2-5 2-2 6, Galloway 1-5 0-0 3, Moore...


Duke Women's Basketball Team Gets Tricked Into Defending the Wrong Basket

In baseball, the best example is the old hidden ball trick. The result? When Louisville inbounded the ball, point guard Mariya Moore had a wide-open layup wit...


After setting Oklahoma rushing record, Samaje Perine declares for National Football League draft

The running back did, however, make his announcement on Instagram with an identical screenshot to the one that was being passed on Twitter . "I am so gratefu...


Redskins' 2017 schedule includes five 2016 playoff teams

For the Dallas Cowboys , first place in the NFC East, every opponent was known except for one coming into the weekend. The 2017 National Football League sche...


Duke coach Krzyzewski sidelined for back surgery

Recruit the nation's very best players, get the best out of them, and say goodbye when they depart for the National Basketball Association. Duke associate h...