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Sharapova back in Oz, joins Federer, Djokovic in 2nd round

The Australian Open's extreme heat policy can be enacted by the tournament referee when one of two triggers are reached - when the ambient temperature reaches ...


Borussia Dortmund Names Chelsea Striker As Potential Replacement For Aubameyang

With all his disciplinary issues, many feel the Gabon global has played his last game for Dortmund and it has been claimed the BVB are already moving on to fi...


Nadal into 3rd round; Wozniacki saves 2 MPs to advance

In the end, the experienced Frenchman hung on to win the battle 6-3, 3-6, 6-1, 6-7 (4-7), 7-5. "I was thinking at that point she still has to win four more ba...


Players in Melbourne wilt under brutal heat

Six-times champion Novak Djokovic emerged from the Rod Laver Arena furnace and into the third round of the Australian Open after putting suffering Gael Mon...


Le'Veon Bell all but skipped pre-Jaguars walkthrough & more

Although Bell is still widely considered to be one of the best backs in the league, the Steelers could very easily part ways with the 25-year-old. Tomlin neve...


Emre Can: 'I will continue giving my all for Liverpool'

However, the Mirror claims that Can is yet to rule out signing a new deal and staying at Anfield, but his future might depend on where Schalke midfielder Leon...


Raiders complied with 'Rooney Rule' when hiring Gruden

The Fritz Pollard Alliance said last week it was "deeply concerned by reports" that Raiders owner Mark Davis had reached an agreement with Gruden before inter...


Former Olympic Gymnast Aly Raisman Gets Applause for Larry Nassar Testimony

Nassar is now in a four-day sentencing hearing, during which more than 100 women are expected to read Victim Impact Statements . Nassar was sentenced las...


'Feet on fire' as 39 deg C heat scorches Australian Open

About that 5:30 reading: That came when shade was beginning to cover the court area. Organisers will stop play on the outside courts and shut the three main c...


Baseball players reject pitch clock, mound limits

Since taking office three years ago, MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred has made pace of play one of his top priorities. Manfred had wanted an agreement with the pl...


Roy Halladay autopsy toxicology report results reveal morphine in his system

Morphine, amphetamine, and a generic form of Ambien, a drug used to treat insomnia, were detected. As we previously reported, Halladay was flying in an erratic...


Tyson Fury suspension set to be lifted

Say what you want about Fury, but today's news signals another colourful character back in the global heavyweight boxing landscape. Other potential contenders...


Pele hospitalised after collapsing with 'severe exhaustion'

He was slated to appear at an FWA dinner in London on Sunday but pulled out of the event following his collapse. Still considered by many to be the greatest...


Mike Locksley named Alabama offensive coordinator

The 48-year-old reportedly had an opportunity to join Florida State's staff but elected to stay at Alabama. It's being reported that Locksley will also coach ...


Banged up New Orleans Saints in hostile territory against Minnesota Vikings

This is the first playoff game between the two teams since the shootout back in 2009 when the Saints beat the Vikings 28-31 on a game-winning field goal i...


Man United beats Stoke 3-0, reduces City's lead to 12 points

Lukaku showed enough power to hold off his marker and shoot into the bottom corner after good work from Martial. Rob is ESPN FC's Manchester United correspo...


Chelsea close to agreeing £22m deal for Roma's Emerson

CHELSEA are on the hunt for a new striker, but which forwards are they most likely to sign in January? Sportsmail reported the Blues are weighing up a £40m...


Dana White confirms Ferguson vs Nurmagomedov for UFC 223

This will be the fourth time which Ferguson and Nurmagomedov have been booked for a fight after previous fights were booked for 2015, 2016, and 2017. There's ...


Coutinho tells Barca: Real Madrid are mad about Mo Salah

According to Don Balon , Coutinho spoke frequently with Salah about his proposed move to Barcelona - and it's at this time the Turkish global admitted he was ...


The Charlotte Hornets Place Kemba Walker on the Trade Block

The team is now 18-25 on the season and sitting in the 11th seed in the East. The Hornets have made the playoffs just once since 2009 and have yet to make it pa...