• Kerber eyes sustained Grand Slam success
Kerber eyes sustained Grand Slam success

Williams is 22-6 in grand slam finals, but she had lost her previous two - beaten by Kerber at the Australian Open and Garbine Muguruza at Roland Garros. But this time Williams would not be denied. But at the end of this wonderful two weeks I can just say that I gave everything. "I love to see history being made and I think she will go down as th...

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  • Juventus set to sign defender Mehdi Benatia from Bayern Munich
Juventus set to sign defender Mehdi Benatia from Bayern Munich

Reports in Italy suggest Juventus will pay Bayern around 20 million euros for securing the services of the Morocco worldwide, but that he will first move on loan. He had hinted earlier this year that he would consider his future after Bayern re-signed Germany defender Mats Hummels from rivals Borussia Dortmund.

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  • Portugal coach would be happy with undeserved final win
Portugal coach would be happy with undeserved final win

Penalties beckoned at the Stade Velodrome when Michel Platini appeared to score a 119th-minute victor to send France through to a final against Spain where they lifted the Henri Delaunay trophy for the first time . Facing Ronaldo , the Manchester City defender said, would not be a problem. "He's a very important player in the French team". We...

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  • Boise State's Brett Rypien named to Davey O'Brien Award watch list
Boise State's Brett Rypien named to Davey O'Brien Award watch list

If Barrett throws 13 more touchdown passes this season, he will set the OSU record for most touchdown passes in a career. Conference standouts on this year's watch list are: Illinois' Ke'Shawn Vaughn, Indiana's Devine Redding, Iowa's LeShun Daniels, Jr., Michigan's De'Veon Smith, Minnesota's Shannon Brooks, Nebraska's Terrell Newby, Penn State's Sa...

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  • Campaign chief says Trump has made his veep choice
Campaign chief says Trump has made his veep choice

For a businessman, Donald Trump hasn't exactly picked the most business-friendly candidate as his vice president. In the end, Donald Trump went with perhaps the most surprising choice of all for his vice presidential pick: An ordinary conservative Republican.

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  • Froome stamps authority on day of mourning at Tour de France
Froome stamps authority on day of mourning at Tour de France

Finally, it was announced that Froome would be awarded the same time as Mollema, meaning not only that he retained his yellow jersey but he actually extended his advantage over Yates to 47 seconds, with Quintana now 54 seconds behind. It is what it is". That Belgian Thomas de Gendt won the stage on the mythical mountain was barely a footnote am...

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  • France declares three days of national mourning after attack in Nice
France declares three days of national mourning after attack in Nice

A man rammed a truck into a crowd of people left 84 dead and another 18 in a "critical condition", interior ministry spokesman Pierre-Henry Brandet said Friday. "Nothing will make us yield in our will to fight terrorism". "Furthermore, the high-impact/low-capability nature of the attack raises the risk of the repeated use of the tactic in France ...

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  • France counts on lucky 7 to spoil Ronaldo show
France counts on lucky 7 to spoil Ronaldo show

France's Dimitri Payet, center, heads a ball during a training session at the stadium in Clairefontaine, France , Saturday, July 9, 2016 . Paul Pogba went into the tournament as the heir apparent to Michel Platini and Zinedine Zidane. France keeper Hugo Lloris termed the final as an "escape" for France . Not many would have tipped Po...

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  • Trump Demands Supreme Justice Ginsburg Resign After Unprecedented Criticism
Trump Demands Supreme Justice Ginsburg Resign After Unprecedented Criticism

Ginsburg, 83, dropped all pretense of maintaining a judge's customary reserve in two recent interviews in which she talked about Trump. In a CNN interview posted on Tuesday, Ms Ginsburg called Mr Trump "a faker ". Trump added: "It's so beneath the court for her to be making statements like that". Supreme Court of the United States ( WA...

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  • Bastille Day, storming fans spark chaos at Tour de France
Bastille Day, storming fans spark chaos at Tour de France

The president of the Nice region said at least 60 people were killed. There will be another ceremony at the finish, with a moment of silence involving the yellow jersey, the best sprinter and the best climber. Television footage showed Porte hitting the rear of a motorbike hard less than a kilometre from the finish, his face taking the brunt of t...

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  • Britain says there should not be another Scottish independence vote
Britain says there should not be another Scottish independence vote

As frontrunner in the Conservative leadership race, she said she would like to "guarantee the position" of European Union citizens now in the United Kingdom, but she admitted that "as part of the negotiation we will need to look at this question of people who are here in the United Kingdom from the EU".

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  • Earnhardt Jr. a scratch in NH with concussion symptoms
Earnhardt Jr. a scratch in NH with concussion symptoms

NASCAR.com reports that part-time driver Alex Bowman will drive in NASCAR's most popular driver's stead. A driver must win a race or point his way into the postseason by placing in the top 16 in the standings. Larson has shown marked improvement after a sophomore slump, and Joey Logano, a nine-year veteran at age 26, continues to run as the vanguar...

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  • Major League Baseball to investigate David Ortiz for Tampering
Major League Baseball to investigate David Ortiz for Tampering

The Boston Red Sox are busy keeping the pressure on the Orioles in the American League East and the Birds are taking notice. NY sits in fourth place in the division but is just 7.5 games behind Baltimore for the division lead and 5.5 games out of a wild card spot.

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  • Pakistan wins toss, elects to bat in Amir's return test
Pakistan wins toss, elects to bat in Amir's return test

Cook was drawn forward by an excellent delivery only for first slip Mohammad Hafeez to drop the routine catch. True to cricket's oldest traditions, the next ball went for four, Cook clipping off his pads. Ball, who ended the day with creditable figures of one for 51 from 19 overs, said: "People were texting me to give me advice". Mohammad Am...

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  • The Red Sox lose closer Craig Kimbrel to knee surgery
The Red Sox lose closer Craig Kimbrel to knee surgery

Kimbrel has never been on the disabled list in his young, but already established career. "At the same time I appreciate if they felt like it was something they needed do right away and help out right now then I'm more than happy to a part of it".

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  • Murray shows his mettle after epic Tsonga tussle at Wimbledon
Murray shows his mettle after epic Tsonga tussle at Wimbledon

The Scot started off as the favourite going into today's match, having decimated each of his opponents en route to the quarter-finals easily. "It's great winning matches like these, coming back from two sets to love, it's rare", said Federer .

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  • Hugh Freeze: Winning SEC West More Difficult Than National Championship
Hugh Freeze: Winning SEC West More Difficult Than National Championship

But on Thursday, before the media firing squad could take aim, Freeze was admirably forthcoming. It's simply to note the change - subtle in some statements, baldly obvious in others - in Freeze's public statements and his demeanor. Tight end Evan Engram added: "As a team we've been talking to prepare inside-out". He said he had no new information...

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  • Sultan soars at box office with Rs36.54 crore on opening day
Sultan soars at box office with Rs36.54 crore on opening day

Aamir Khan had shared the official poster of the movie Dangal on July 4, 2016 on his twitter page. As I was playing young parts in (other) films, and for Dangal I will have to play an old man, be fat, grey hair. Only Salman Khan has the unflinching ability to take down Shahrukh Khan's box office records! He is also a big Collection king in th...

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  • Euro2016: Low rues missed Germany chances in France defeat
Euro2016: Low rues missed Germany chances in France defeat

What's more, if the favourites fail to win the game in normal time then anyone who took up the offer will get their stake back as a free bet courtesy of the online bookmaker. A clever footwork left Mustafi for dead before he sits up a cross that can only be parried by Neuer, and Griezmann was first on the scene to prod home his sixth goal of the to...

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  • DJ would play Olympics if held in Tokyo instead of Rio
DJ would play Olympics if held in Tokyo instead of Rio

So all of that together, I think my game in general over the course of the next hopefully 20 to 30 years out here will show that this style of golf , I think plays to my strengths. "I certainly have thought about all that and it's something I've looked forward to since it was announced. I'm going to win more times than not". "It's an insult to e...

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