• Uruguay vs Portugal Football Results - FIFA World Cup 2018 round of 16

    Uruguay 2 – 1 Portugal

    The second of the FIFA World Cup round of 16 stage matches scheduled for today was the Uruguay vs. P...

Svitolina advances in Bank of the West Classic

Tennis Updates: Angelique Kerber remembers fondly her time at Stanford last year, when she reached the final of the Bank of the West Classic. She drew on that experience Tuesday night in beating Russia’s Daria Gavrilova 6-1, 6-3 in the first round. ”I played a lot of good matches,” Kerber said. ”I actually like it a little bit faster.” What ...

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Hewitt opens last North American hard-court swing with win

Tennis Updates: Lleyton Hewitt climbed out of a courtesy car Tuesday afternoon, slung a case of rackets over his shoulder and walked across the Citi Open grounds, accompanied by his 6-year-old son, Cruz, who gave Dad a hand by toting a black gym bag. More than seven hours later, the elder Hewitt – a former No. 1 and two-time major ...

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Premier League: Should Arsenal start dreaming about a league title?

Soccer, Premier League News: There is no denying that Arsenal played a pretty great match against Chelsea in the Community Shield, but was this performance enough to show that the Gunners are legit contenders in the Premier League? Yes and no. Yes, because the Community Shield isn’t just a useless trophy, the clubs from England want to win it and ...

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Isner wins Atlanta title

Tennis Updates: Big-serving American John Isner completed his Atlanta ATP hat-trick on Sunday with a 6-3, 6-3 victory over Marcos Baghdatis. Top-seeded Isner won his third straight title in the state where he once starred at university, cruising past the fifth-seeded Cypriot whose movement was increasingly limited as the match wore on by what appeared to be hip or leg ...

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Nadal triumphs in Hamburg

Tennis Updates: Top seed Rafael Nadal won the Hamburg claycourt title on Sunday gaining a much-needed confidence boost after a slump in form, beating Italian eighth seed Fabio Fognini 7-5, 7-5. Nadal had been beaten twice previously this season by the experienced Fognini, in Rio de Janeiro and then in Barcelona. But he gained his revenge in the northern German ...

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NBA News: Can the Clippers contend for an NBA title after signing Pierce and Stephenson?

Basketball, NBA News: The Los Angeles Clippers had a pretty good 2014-15 season, as they were just one win away from reaching the Western Conference Finals. Doc Rivers and company had a 3-1 lead over the Houston Rockets in the Western Conference Semifinals, but the squad from LA just couldn’t handle their opponents and eventually lost the series. Those three ...

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Hamburg Open: Nadal to face Fognini in the final

Tennis Updates: Rafa Nadal made light work of Italian Andreas Seppi to reach the final of the Hamburg Open on Saturday and will now face Fabio Fognini, who is chasing an almost unthinkable third claycourt victory over the Spaniard this season. Nadal, a 14-times grand slam champion, has endured a difficult year, surrendering his French Open title, suffering a shock ...

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Atlanta Open: John Isner reaches semifinals

Tennis Updates: Two-time defending champion John Isner ran his Atlanta Open winning streak to 10 matches Friday, riding his big serve to a 7-6 (4), 6-4 victory over Ricardis Berankis. The top-seeded Isner had 19 aces less than 24 hours after ripping off 33 in a two-set victory over Radek Stepanek. Isner will face training partner Denis Kudla Saturday in ...

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Soccer Rumors: Manchester United agrees to sell Di Maria to PSG for the amount of £44.2 million

Soccer News and Rumors: A lot of transfers have been this summer, but there are still a lot of star players that could be one the move. One of these stars is Angel Di Maria, the fast-paced Argentinian winger that just couldn’t find his place in Manchester United last season. According to the latest reports, Paris Saint-Germain’s management has been ...

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Mardy Fish losing against Dudi Sela

Tennis Updates: On the 28th of July Mardy Fish faced Dudi Sela in the first round of the Atlanta Open. This was Fish’s 2nd match in the past 24 months and the first for the summer. Currently ranked outside of the top 1000, Fish did not succeed in winning the match and Sela needed 1 hour and 49 minutes to ...

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