Novak Djokovic vs Fabio Fognini, Shanghai Masters 2016

Novak Djokovic vs Fabio Fognini, Shanghai Masters 2016

The Swiss faced match point against Britain's Dan Evans at Flushing Meadows, so he should be wary of the possibility of facing another improving Brit, Kyle Edmund , in round two. And Wawrinka , the world number three and US Open champion, is returning to action after losing the St. Petersburg final to Germany's Alexander Zverev . Read More

Ohio State Showed Their Youth And Inexperience vs Badgers

Ohio State's do-it-all quarterback proved his mettle after halftime in the toughest of road environments, accounting for three touchdowns and setting a school record in the process. The Buckeyes offense put up 17 points in the second half and picked up what was eventually the game winning touchdown in the first overtime. "You look at those things ... Read More

Mohali ODI: New Zealand set India a victory target of 286

The first thing New Zealand need to do is win a toss - given they have lost all five on tour, it's made life exceptionally hard for them despite the fact they managed to get a win in Delhi. Two shots in the over stood out, both lofted back-drives over the bowler. Dhoni, who was in a desperate search to find his Midas touch, provided a glimpse of why he can not be written off anytime soon. Read More

College Football Wisconsin Badgers at Iowa Hawkeyes Start Time, Odds

The return or departure of Ramczyk, Watt and Cichy could make a massive difference for UW's 2017 outlook. Then right before halftime, Wisconsin was on the cusp of moving ahead by double digits, but senior running back Corey Clement had the ball stripped at the 1-yard line by Iowa junior linebacker Josey Jewell and senior cornerback Desmond King recovered the fumble in the end zone for a touchback. Read More

Keys 1st American in WTA Finals since Williams sisters

Keys 1st American in WTA Finals since Williams sisters

The WTA Finals begin Sunday in Singapore . "There is always a little bit more pressure when you really have to defend a big title, a lot of points". The latter is one of three first-timers at the US$7 million (S$9.76 million) event, alongside American Madison Keys and Czech Karolina Pliskova. Dressed in training attire, tennis shoes and with hair tied in a pony tail, Cibulkova arrived for her press conference yesterday as if she was ready to hit the court. Read More

Fluent Liverpool beat West Brom but miss out on top spot

The Reds will be up against a West Bromwich Albion side led by Tony Pulis on Saturday and if their recent record against either of the two is any indicator, Klopp's team will be made to sweat to get a result . But they can not fail in back-to-back matches especially after the way they have started the season, impressing all and sundry. Winston Reid scored in injury time as West Ham beat bottom side Sunderland 1-0 while Swansea and West Brom drew 0-0. Read More

No change in mindset from second on the grid, says Nico Rosberg

This weekend's race in Austin is a key one in the pursuit of a third consecutive world title for Hamilton and is sure to throw up some fiery action, especially if the two Mercedes drivers share the front row once again. "Last year this race obviously didn't work out so great for me, so I'm looking forward to getting back out there and doing my best to get it right this time ", Rosberg said. Read More

Brian Hoyer Suffers Broken Arm In Loss To Packers

He went out and tied Don Hutson's franchise record 13 receptions in a single game, finishing with 132 yards and two touchdowns. "A lot of moving parts, a very satisfying victory at home", coach Mike McCarthy said. Yes, we can wonder why receiver Alshon Jeffery disappeared after his emotional outburst in the locker room after last week's disappointment against the Jaguars, playing this week against a Packers team that was without its top three cornerbacks, Sam Shields, Demarious Randle ... Read More

City are the best team I've faced, says Koeman

City are the best team I've faced, says Koeman

Guardiola also chose to start with Aguero on the bench after the striker's exertions with Argentina over the worldwide break, meaning the team's top scorer wasn't on the field when City was awarded its first penalty in the major incident of the first half, after Silva was tripped by Jagielka. Read More

Once pass-happy Cardinals turn to running game

Consecutive victories over the San Francisco 49ers and New York Jets are not enough to warrant declaring things turned around, as those teams have combined for just two wins almost halfway through the 2016 season. His sixth pass was intercepted by Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu . "Tonight was a mixture of things, but in the first half especially, I didn't hit some throws that I've got to hit", Fitzpatrick said. Read More

Nadal puts end to 2016 season because of left wrist injury

Former world number one and 14-time Grand Slam title victor Rafael Nadal shut down his season on Thursday to concentrate instead on recovering full fitness for a fresh trophy assault in 2017. Open in five sets by Lucas Pouille , marking the fifth straight major that he did not reach the quarterfinals. Since then he has been mainly occupied with opening his new tennis academy - the Rafael Nadal Academy - in his native Mallorca with the help of his rival Roger Federer. Read More

Police docs: Giants kicker Brown said he abused wife

Police docs: Giants kicker Brown said he abused wife

In a statement Thursday , the NFL said it would consider additional discipline against Brown based on the documents, which the league says were not handed to its investigators despite "repeated attempts" to "obtain any and all evidence and relevant information. Read More

Maple Leafs' Matthews has modern record 4 goals in National Hockey League debut

Auston Matthews , who became the first modern NHL player to score four goals in his first game Wednesday, would be the youngest U.S. Olympic men's hockey player since 1992, should he be on the team in Pyeongchang in 2018. Burns tallied after Kings netminder Jonathan Quick left the game with a lower body injury in the first period. The Boston Bruins hit the ice tonight, starting their season on the road in Columbus, Ohio, against the Blue Jackets, and they'll be dong so without two of their ... Read More

Cubs wait to see who they'll meet after reaching NLCS again

Cubs wait to see who they'll meet after reaching NLCS again

Game 1 is at Wrigley Field on Saturday. I predicted a month ago that the L.A. Dodgers would upset the Cubs in the playoffs, and that scenario could still happen, though it likely won't. Smith was actually permitted to pitch to multiple batters in the inning - two, to be exact - but one of them plated two runs with a single. "It's nearly better to play naive and just go out and worry about us, worry about the Cubs and not anything else in the past". Read More

Span ends Syndergaard's no-hit bid in 6th in wild-card game

Span ends Syndergaard's no-hit bid in 6th in wild-card game

Familia led all of baseball and set a franchise record with 51 saves in the regular season, but he blew three saves in the World Series a year ago. If the Giants can steal a game from the Cubs in Wrigley Field in Games 1 or 2, the Cubs will return to San Francisco to face Bumgarner with back-to-back elimination games looming should they lose. Read More

Hill outpitches Arrieta; Dodgers beat Cubs 6-0 for NLCS lead

Hill outpitches Arrieta; Dodgers beat Cubs 6-0 for NLCS lead

Closer Kenley Jansen was the only reliever needed during the 1-0 Dodgers win in Game 2, prior to the travel day. Grandal was 0 for 5 with three strikeouts against Arrieta in his career before he launched a 3-2 pitch into the right-field pavilion in the fourth for a 3-0 lead. Read More

Nats blast past Dodgers for 2-1 NLDS lead

Nats blast past Dodgers for 2-1 NLDS lead

After hitting 38 homers, the most for a player in his final season, he was 1-for-9 against the Indians. The game got started with yet another first inning RBI by Dodgers rookie Corey Seager, who plated Justin Turner on a double. Rookie Tyler Naquin delivered a two-run single and Josh Tomlin pitched five strong innings for the Indians, who reached the ALCS for the first time since 2007 and open at home Friday against Toronto. Read More

No. 2 Ohio State survives No. 8 Wisconsin in OT

Ohio State coach Urban Meyer said after the game, " We flat out played sloppy all night we couldn't get anything going in the 1st half our performance was not up to par. "I can't believe I'm saying this again, but they've got another Bosa", Franklin said, according to D.J. "Records are good and all, and maybe I'll appreciate them more when I'm 40 or 50, but right now I don't think records really matter if we don't win". Read More

Prescott throws 3 TD passes, Cowboys beat Packers 30-16

That further illustrates that there aren't any flawless solutions to what's ailing the Packers offense, although an imperfect one would probably do as a way to stop the current bleeding. This is definitely encouraging considering the team went 4-12 last season and the future certainly looks bright for the rest of the year for the Cowboys . Read More

Prescott throw for 3 scores, Cowboys beat Packers 30-16

Prescott has led the Cowboys to a 5-1 start, leading many to think it's an automatic that he becomes the Tom Brady to Romo's Drew Bledsoe once Romo returns from the compression fractures in his back. Despite heavy criticism of the selection, choosing Elliott No. 4 overall in April's NFL Draft appears to have been the ideal selection for the Cowboys. Read More

Mauricio Pochettino 'trusts' Eric Dier to prove versatility

Mauricio Pochettino 'trusts' Eric Dier to prove versatility

Eric Dier and Kevin Wimmer are possible replacements for Alderweireld against Leverkusen. As the Champions League reaches the midway point of the group stage, one can not ask for a better set of matches than Leverkusen's two-game series against Tottenham Hotspur. Read More

Ohio State holds at No

Last week MI was ranked fourth behind #1 Alabama, #2 Ohio State and #3 Clemson. I sort of expected the Badgers to get blown out, but I am glad that game was close. Who would've thought a Purdue Boilermaker would be leading the league? "I think about that". Is it another case of a coach laying a bit too much praise on an upcoming opponent, or is it exactly what is in store for Barkley? Texas is No. Read More

Breast Cancer Awareness Month Kickoff, Oct. 20

Breast Cancer Awareness Month Kickoff, Oct. 20

Tracy Reppen, a fitness instructor of the Fly Girl Dance and Fitness, and a breast cancer survivor, led a Zumba session at the beginning of the event. "If we can get everyone to screen in their 50s and 60s, we could save more lives of women in their 50s and 60s than all women who die of breast cancer in their 40s", Brawley said. Read More

Leicester aim to maintain a flawless Champions League record

Leicester aim to maintain a flawless Champions League record

Because when we play in the Champions League, all the specials are switched on". "In my career this has happened". This means that Sky customers can follow all the action on their desktop or laptop via the Sky Go app, which if you're an existing customer, is also available on iOS and Android smartphone and tablet devices. Read More

Cuadrado earns 10-man Juve 1-0 win at Lyon

L'Equipe believes that Genesio will face 3-5-2 formation, while sports daily says that the other option is a 4-4-2 with a midfield diamond. Questions have been raised over their performances, however, with Saturday's 2-1 win over Udinese coming courtesy of a Paulo Dybala penalty, while they were frustrated for over an hour in the 3-0 victory at Empoli on October 2. Read More

Real Madrid v Legia Warsaw

Real Madrid v Legia Warsaw

Legia Warsaw has yet to record a point in Champions League play and will be a heavy underdog on Tuesday. - Legia have won only one of their eight games against Spanish opposition in all competitions (D2 L5): against Atletico Madrid at home in the 1970-71 European Cup quarter finals. Read More

Indians take 3-0 lead with great bullpen work

The Blue Jays answered in the second inning when Michael Saunders launched a home run into left field, bringing the game to a 1-1 tie. The issue for Bauer was that he couldn't wear any foreign substance over that finger, regardless of if it was on his pitching hand or not. Read More

Memories not clouding Barcelona challenge for Guardiola

Memories not clouding Barcelona challenge for Guardiola

Former Barca boss Guardiola takes his City side to the Nou Camp on Wednesday for the first of two eagerly-anticipated meetings between the clubs in Group C of this season's competition. Yet such visits are not yet the norm and the esteem in which Guardiola holds the club, and they him, is likely to be very much in evidence from the moment City arrive in Spain. Read More

Pence says GOP ticket will 'absolutely' accept vote outcome

Pence says GOP ticket will 'absolutely' accept vote outcome

For months, Trump has suggested that there could be actual rigging of voting systems. He was asked about the comments of a Trump supporter who told a newspaper he planned to go to polling places and make voters "a little bit nervous". However, just 32% say the video disqualified Trump from being president and that he should drop out of the race, while 53% disagree. John Barry, the cousin of Summer Zervos, a former "Apprentice" contestant who on Friday accused Trump of having groped her, had ... Read More

Sandoval signs bill raising tax for Vegas football stadium

Sandoval signs bill raising tax for Vegas football stadium

The Oakland Raiders may be on the move to Las Vegas sooner than expected. One issue they won't be voting on though is whether there will be a team in Las Vegas in the near future. Sandoval signed the bill into law that clears the way for a Las Vegas stadium that could be home to. Still, NFL owners must approve any potential Raiders relocation from Oakland. Read More