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Edmund hails 'best' victory after beating Anderson in Australian Open

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But the 23-year-old has his work cut out if he is to make it beyond the tournament's opening day after drawing 11th seed and US Open runner-up Kevin Anderson . Edmund was frustrated to finish it virtually where he started at 50 in the rankings. Memories of Paris stirred when Anderson took control of the fifth set at 2-0, but this time Edmund hit straight back. Read More »

Who will win AFC Championship Game 2018: Patriots or Jaguars? (DMan poll)

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The 11 catches were the most he's had in his career as a member of the Patriots and also were the second-most catches in a playoff game in Patriots franchise history. Gilmore has been a rock in the Patriots secondary since signing as a free agent from the Buffalo Bills on a five-year, $65 million contract. "He works his tail off and he's just Danny "Playoff" Amendola". Read More »

Jessy Jess earns hard-fought win over Paige VanZant in St Louis

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Round 2 started out very similarly to round 1 with the fighters working at range and Van Zant using some of her flashier striking techniques, including the Rawlings kick again and a solid spinning backfist she connected on. But there's no quit in her. I broke my arm in the first! Her Instagram post reads. I was able to finish the fight but as you can see, had a hard time recovering and throwing my right. Read More »

Concerns over new viral challenge involving laundry detergent pods

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Manufacturers have been concerned about toddlers mistakenly ingesting them, but now teens are popping them on objective and posting videos of the results online, reports CBS News correspondent Anna Werner. The CBS News video embedded below notes the product's danger when consumed, saying, "At least 10 deaths have been linked to ingesting the pods". Two were toddlers and the other eight were elderly people with dementia. Read More »

Racing pioneer Dan Gurney dies at age 86

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He was among the first drivers to useto a full-face helmet, and in winning the 1967 Belgium Grand Prix is the first and only American to win a Formula One race in a vehicle he designed. "I was so stoked that when they handed me the magnum of Moet, I shook the bottle and began spraying at the photographers, drivers, Henry Ford II, Carroll Shelby and their wives", Gurney told author Eoin Young in 2013. Read More »

Frustrated Conte aims dig at Chelsea over signings

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And Chiellini's comments earlier this week seem to back up Conte's insistence that he is set to remain at Juventus . The Brazilian was dropped for Chelsea's league matches against Manchester United , West Bromwich Albion and Liverpool in November before sustaining a knee injury that has kept him out of the reigning Premier League champions' recent games. Read More »

Australian Open: Sonego tops Tomic. Brown, Ruud and Kudla reach main draw

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Tomic will miss his first grand slam tournament in seven years and his ranking will dip even lower than 142, where he now sits. He told Channel 7: "I just count money, that's all I do". The player was lambasted by home media a year ago for bragging in a TV interview about his wealth and prize money despite not trying very hard through his career. Read More »

Chelsea star upset with fans post goalless draw against Leicester City

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Leicester was down to 10-men after Ben Chilwell received a red card in the second half, but the London side failed to take advantage with a series of tame attacking efforts. There's a risk involved and we know that, but that's our game'. But Conte has defended his decisions, even though he admitted that he may have made a mistake by starting Morata and Hazard as a front two so soon after the goalless Carabao Cup draw with Arsenal. Read More »

Pak's PML-Q member elected as new Balochistan CM

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The session of the house is being headed by speaker Raheela Durrani. The election took place amid beefed up security in and around the assembly building. On the other hand, National Party had neither nominated their candidate nor announced support to any candidate. Balochistan National Party-Mengal chief Sardar Akhtar Mengal said they would continue to play their role for democratic forces. Read More »

Fifth seed Venus Williams falls to Belinda Bencic in first round

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By the rankings, it was an upset, but by no means, this was an upset for Bencic, who was a former top-10 player as a teenager. Bencic, who teamed up with Roger Federer to win the team event in Perth, will face either qualifier Luksika Kumkhum or Johanna Larsson in the next round. Read More »

Jose Mourinho On Henrikh Mkhitaryan's Future- "Every Player Has A Price"

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United have not won at home in the league since the 14 December, and will need to eradicate that issue if they are to bridge the widening gap between them and league leaders Manchester City , which now stand at 15 points. So there you have it- Mkhitaryan will feature Monday night versus Stoke City . And Manchester United boss Mourinho has seemingly refused to rule out the possibility of that happening when quizzed about Mkhitaryan's future. Read More »

Conte suggests he is unsettled at Chelsea

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We will have all the latest from Stamford Bridge for you right here plus the best thrills and spills from around the other grounds for you right here. "The most important thing is that I am happy". Chelsea's Belgian goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois (R) celebrates saving a shot with Chelsea's English defender Gary Cahill during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Chelsea at the Emirates Stadium in London on January 3, 2018. Read More »

Mina presented as FC Barcelona's newest footballer

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The Catalan giant announced an €11.8million deal to bring Mina from Palmeiras on Friday (AEDT), the Colombia global putting pen to paper on a five-and-a-half-year contract. 'With the soles of your feet you will touch the ground you want to conquer '. "I always do it, and I hope to be a success here". However, now with Yerry Mina in their squad, there is a good chance that Barcelona will let Mascherano leave. Read More »

Patriots on their way to their seventh consecutive championship game

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Beating Tom Brady and the Patriots in the playoffs is almost impossible. The Patriots added a touchdown in each of the final two quarters, including a handsome throw-and-catch to Gronk to really put the game on ice. "We know he's a guy that if he doesn't get an open look, he's going to look for the rush". "You can't hurt yourself". The Patriots added two more scores in the second half, the first on a 2-yard run by Brandon Bolden with 4:02 left in the third quarter. Read More »

Rafael Nadal gearing up for Australian Open

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The Australian Open draw ceremony took place Thursday evening in Melbourne . After last year's throwback season, when Federer and Nadal shared the slams between them, can the old guard continue to dominate or will new challengers emerge at last? The knee is getting way better. Read More »

Sam Bradford expected to suit up for Minnesota Vikings playoff game

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This will be FOX's only chance to sling a game our way, so watch it on one of their local affiliates or on your mobile device. Four months later, the Vikings and Keenum are still playing. "All my friends and family who have come up from Texas and my friends from other teams that come in, they'll text me after the games and they'll be like, 'Dude, that place is ridiculous.' It really is". Read More »

Ryan Giggs to be named Wales manager - Sky sources

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The panel set up to conduct the search, led by FAW chief executive Jonathan Ford, is expected to put the finishing touches to the agreement on Monday morning. However, he did spent the following two seasons as Louis van Gaal's right-hand man (which may or may not have worked in his favour). Giggs lost out to American Bob Bradley after being interviewed for the Swansea City manager's position at the Liberty Stadium in October 2016. Read More »

Centurion wicket playing into Indian hands?

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That's how I look at things. Dean Elgar (31) was Ashwin's other victim, while impressive seamer Ishant Sharma (1-32) induced an edge from the risky AB de Villiers (20) onto his own wicket. The left-handed opener made 16 runs in both innings at Newlands. "So we were just trying to be disciplined and stick to basics", he said. "I'm massively disappointed. Read More »

Antonio Conte speaks about Chelsea's chances of signing Alexis Sanchez

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The Brazilian star appears to be the Gunners' top target to replace Alexis Sanchez , who is now being fought over by Manchester City and Manchester United . "I don't master the rhythm of that but it could happen today, tomorrow, or not at all". "We have, of course, to respond to it". Alexis Sánchez has not travelled with the Arsenal team to Bournemouth for this afternoon's fixture at the Vitality Stadium, signalling his departure could come sooner rather than later. Read More »

Dennis Rodman arrested for DUI in Newport Beach, report says

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Rodman was charged as a first-time DUI offender, Ferrentino said. Rodman was released from custody Sunday morning. Rodman, 56, played 14 seasons in the National Basketball Association, spending the first seven years with the Pistons before two years with the Spurs followed by three seasons with the Bulls. Read More »

Arsenal fans want Wenger out after latest loss

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In the summer window a year ago, Jose Mourinho hijacked the transfer of Everton's striker Romelu Lukaku to Chelsea and brought him to Old Trafford in a €85 million move. Mourinho has done nothing to rule out United's interest in Sanchez and admitted that his club's summer plans will be altered should he recruit over the next two weeks. Read More »

Brian Daboll leaving Alabama to be Buffalo Bills offensive coordinator

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Before joining the Alabama coaching staff, Daboll spent 17 years in the National Football League as an assistant. Daboll is obviously coming off a fantastic year. He has been a coordinator before, and also was head coach at New Mexico for three seasons. Born in Welland, Ontario, he attended St. Francis high school in Athol Springs where he lettered on the football team. Read More »