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by | January 23, 2019 | 02:42

Ronaldo , who a year ago joined Italian champions Juventus , smiled broadly as he arrived at the court dressed in black pants, a black turtleneck, and dark sunglasses, holding hands with Rodriguez. Ronaldo's former colleague and ex-Spain worldwide Xabi Alonso also appeared at the Madrid court, where prosecutors have asked for a sentence of five years' imprisonment and a 4 million-euro fine on three counts of tax evasion allegedly committed between 2010-12.

by | January 23, 2019 | 02:30

Cardiff City , who signed the Argentine striker from Nantes for an undisclosed club record fee last week, had told the media that they are "seeking clarification" on the situation. Search and rescue teams searched for Sala throughout Tuesday but Guernsey Police confirmed in a statement that operations would not take place through the night.

by | January 23, 2019 | 01:44

Referees failed to call what both Saints supporters and sports analysts overwhelmingly perceived as a pass interference penalty against the Rams. On a 3rd-and-10 at the Rams' 13-yard line, Saints quarterback Drew Brees attempted a pass towards the sidelines for wide receiver Tommylee Lewis .

by | January 23, 2019 | 00:59

According to reports published a couple of days ago, Melo had found multiple suitors and just had to make a decision before the trade deadline. Basically, the Lakers would have to create an open spot on the roster via trade if they're really going to add Anthony.

by | January 23, 2019 | 00:47

Roger Federer's attempt at a record third consecutive Australian Open title fell short Sunday in a shocking upset. He was finally stopped by Federer . He followed in the footsteps of the now injury-hit Hyeon Chung, who hails from South Korea, another country not known for producing an overflow of tennis pros.

by | January 22, 2019 | 04:44

Cardinal fans wasted no time jumping on social media to voice their frustration with Bryant's comments. What's one way Descalso can get on the good side of Cubs fans? Lozano's comments aim to discredit the tweets of ESPN's Buster Olney and USA Today's Bob Nightengale both respected journalists in the Major League Baseball community, but whose reporting on the on-going courtship of Machado is lacking, due to sources feeding them "regurgitated falsehoods", in his opinion.

by | January 22, 2019 | 04:07

Brown finished the game making all six of his free throw attempts. With the win, Kentucky improves to 4-1 in SEC play and 14-3 overall. Bryce Brown had 25 of his 28 points in the second half and was 6-of-7 shooting from 3-point range. Bruce Pearl's Tigers have been pretty prolific offensively, since their win over St. Peter's on November 28, they have scored at least 75 points in six of their last seven wins, while in their two losses in that stretch, they have only scored 71 and 67 ...

by | January 22, 2019 | 01:56

The one player Wentz has the most interaction with, Kelce, offered the strongest rebuttal yet, telling The Morning Call , that Carson is an "incredible teammate", and someone he'd "go to war with". But while the sentiment in the Eagles' locker room is that Foles is "universally loved", Wentz isn't . Sudfeld tweeted that Wentz has "never put anything above the Philadelphia Eagles ".

by | January 22, 2019 | 01:26

In Melbourne, Barty first didn't drop a set, overcame a mid-match hiccup where she required treatment for an apparent hip flexor issue against Greece's Maria Sakkari in the third round and, most noticeably, overcame a one-set deficit against Sharapova .

by | January 22, 2019 | 01:27

Mediaset say that negotiations between the Italian side and Barca are scheduled. 'Barca, I'm coming! I'm sad to leave Sassuolo but is a great chance, ' the Ghana global told Sky Sport . He's also played for Eintracht Frankfurt and Las Palmas in the last few years, but there were no signs of a potntial move to a giant European club.

by | January 22, 2019 | 01:10

Saracens fly-half Farrell has had surgery to fix ligament damage to a thumb and is expected to return in seven to ten days, a time frame that would enable him to play against opening Six Nations opponents Ireland in Dublin on February 2.

by | January 22, 2019 | 00:59

Westbrook hit the floor out of bounds under the basket after a hard foul by Embiid late in the fourth quarter. It may have been that the Oklahoma City guard was put off by Embiid's knee coming so close to his head. You know, now it's time for him to go home". And two years ago here in what was both the season opener for both teams and the first game Embiid ever played, a fan sitting courtside was ejected after giving Westbrook the finger with both hands midway through the first quarter.

by | January 22, 2019 | 00:54

The Panthers and Texans have never been across the pond for a game, but the Buccaneers, Bears, Jaguars, Raiders, Rams and Bengals have played in London. While the CFL may be looking at playing games in Mexico as early as this season, the NFL has scheduled another contest in Mexico City for 2019, the league announced Monday.

by | January 22, 2019 | 00:49

Asked if Rashford is at the level of Ronaldo and Rooney, Solskjær said: "Yes". 'Definitely, ' said Solskjaer without hesitation. "He's been top class", he added. Solskjaer said: "I wouldn't do it but if he is comfortable with it". 'You can't kick him and keep him down. "We made it more hard than it should have been the last 20 minutes, because up until then I thought we played some great stuff at times", said Solskjaer .

by | January 21, 2019 | 17:28

The match, which lasted one hour and 35 minutes, ended 6-2, 1-6, 6-1 in favor of the 24-year-old resident of Kharkiv, Ukrinform reported. Another win now and there's potential for Osaka to have a rematch of the U.S. She's taking an 0-3 record in Grand Slam quarterfinals into her next match against Osaka, but is taking a different mindset into the match. Williams hasn't faced a player ranked one since returning past year after giving birth.

by | January 21, 2019 | 15:41

Venus' sister Serena Williams plays Dayana Yastremska in another third-round match, and U.S. Open champion Naomi Osaka takes on Hsieh Su-wei. She walloped Eugenie Bouchard 6-2, 6-2 in 70 minutes to set up a third round meeting with Dayana Yastremska .

by | January 21, 2019 | 15:03

After being pushed the distance by Halep after leading by a set and a break, Williams ultimately came through a tense end to the match in which she saved three break points in a key sixth game of the final set. " She is the No 1 player in the world and there is a reason why, she elevates her game". "I love playing tennis, I love being out here, I love this court".

by | January 21, 2019 | 13:04

Solskjaer also equalled the longest winning streak by a manager from the beginning of his reign at a club in the Premier League era - six by Carlo Ancelotti, for Chelsea in 2009, and Pep Guardiola, for Man City in 2016. " Wilfried Zaha is a world-class player and he gets into a one-on-one situation and we're one down". "I know you can play James Milner at right-back and I know he can fill in anywhere.

by | January 21, 2019 | 11:46

So far, Williams has sailed through the Australian Open as she chases her 24th Grand Slam title , but her fourth-round opponent will be slightly stiffer competition. An Osaka-Williams tussle would bring much hype given their eventful US Open final, but the Japanese was nearly upset Saturday by the crafty 28th-seed from Chinese Taipei, Hsieh Su-Wei.

by | January 21, 2019 | 09:46

Reports had already suggested Milan would cut the loan short, with Chelsea emerging as a new destination for Higuain. We would wish Morata all the best in the future, and hope that his time at the Wanda Metropolitano brings more success than he found in West London with Chelsea .

by | January 21, 2019 | 08:31

The 21-year-old England worldwide, who expertly turned away from Pascal Gross before curling a fine shot into the top corner, has netted five times in six league matches following the Norwegian's appointment in December. Brighton had beaten United when Jose Mourinho was in charge of the Red Devils earlier in the season and Chris Hughton lamented their slow start at Old Trafford, which ultimately left them with too much to do.

by | January 20, 2019 | 18:11

While two months' pregnant, Williams claimed a record seventh Australian Open title in the professional era in 2017 but missed out on her title defence while on maternity leave. I was screaming at the same time she was screaming. Just enjoying the training and enjoying the matches. Her Grand Slam return came at the 2018 French Open, where she reached the fourth round before withdrawing with an injured chest muscle, and was followed by runner-up showings at Wimbledon and the U.S.

by | January 20, 2019 | 17:56

Arsenal could cut that gap with victory over Maurizio Sarri's side, and Xhaka said of his ambitions for the season in an interview with FOX Sports Radio, via the Mirror : "For me: To qualify for the Champions League, win some silverware and further enhance Arsenal as a proper force to be reckoned with - I know my teammates think the same".

by | January 20, 2019 | 17:42

Mauricio Pochettino has also ruled out a move for the 30-time Italy global, despite being without Harry Kane and Heung-Min Son for the foreseeable future. "I think there are many names that appear in every transfer window", he added. He's another name to add on the list but it's only a rumour. "We are not considering him".

by | January 20, 2019 | 16:34

Tiafoe broke down in tears as he was interviewed on court post-match, speaking of the disbelief he felt over his rapid rise past two years after the 7-5 7-6 (8-6) 6-7 (1-7) 7-5 triumph. "I would have been made as hell if I lost on my birthday". We try to make that happen. Dimitrov this time raced to 6-1 and got himself back in the match on his first set point.

by | January 20, 2019 | 15:59

The UFC certainly knew it would encounter criticism for signing Hardy, the former Carolina Panthers and Dallas Cowboys defensive end, but even the scheduling for his first fight created bad headlines when it was revealed he would be on the same card as a domestic violence survivor .

by | January 20, 2019 | 15:29

Tsitsipas will now face Spain's 22nd seed Roberto Bautista Agut in the quarterfinals. 'I actually from the very beginning I kept the mindset to believe in myself and my capabilities. Two years ago, Rafael Nadal made the same mistake at the Paris Masters event, and the security guard let him through but not before asking who he was.

by | January 20, 2019 | 13:44

Sharapova, seeing the match slip away from her, had made the Australian wait for seven minutes between the second and third sets as she took a toilet break. Despite the crowd being rock solid behind her, Barty looked somewhat intimidated by the occasion as her delicate blend of all court tennis failed to fire.

by | January 20, 2019 | 11:12

You have to believe that Jalen Hurts is well aware of all of this and that it heavily factored into his decision to come to Oklahoma for his final season of eligibility. "Was what happened in the 2018 National Championship Game bittersweet?" "I love it", Rattler said in a direct message when asked about Hurts coming to Oklahoma.

by | January 20, 2019 | 10:59

However, after the pair won the championship, it was reported that they had a falling-out behind the scenes, believed to be centred around Irving's desire to lead the team going forward. Kyrie Irving looks for a fresh start as the Celtics snap a three-game skid against the league-leading Raptors . And it was hard for him. "I felt like the best person to call was "Bron" because he's been in this situation".

by | January 20, 2019 | 10:53

Maria Sharapova stunned defending champion Caroline Wozniacki to sweep into the Australian Open last 16 Friday and join ice man Roger Federer , who clinically disposed of his opponent. Sharapova dropped just three games in her straight-sets demolition of Sweden's Rebecca Peterson. Caroline Wozniacki may not have faced off with Maria Sharapova for almost four years ahead of her defeat to the Russian on Friday afternoon, but the pair have certainly clashed in other regards.

by | January 20, 2019 | 09:59

I am willing to fight again if he is willing to come back in boxing'. Mayweather, however, declined to respond. Broner bravely withstood Pacquiao's attack and made it to the end of the round. While it was a good performance for Pacquiao, Broner didn't make him work for it. "I beat him", Broner said. I controlled the fight. "Wait for him, counter, ' and that's what I did".

by | January 20, 2019 | 08:41

I got the chance to play him in Wimbledon on Centre Court. Back to today, and Nadal said of this morning's match: "I have now a tough opponent like De Minaur". While rain prevented early play on outside courts at Melbourne Park for the first 2 1/2 hours of Day 5, matches went ahead on the show courts. Federer will continue his bid for a record seventh Australian Open title against Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas in the fourth round on Sunday.

by | January 20, 2019 | 07:02

Mickelson insisted earlier this week that he felt "rusty" following his long winter break, but he wasted no time in getting back into the groove as he lit up the first day of the tournament with a 12-under 60 - his lowest score in relation to par of his 27-year professional career.

by | January 20, 2019 | 04:50

With Bournemouth desperate to secure their first league victory in nearly a month, Artur Boruc started in goal ahead of Asmir Begovic while West Ham left unsettled striker Marko Arnautovic , who has been linked with a big-money move to China , out of their squad.