• Mississauga's Bianca Andreescu nets historic win at Indian Wells
Mississauga's Bianca Andreescu nets historic win at Indian Wells

Andreescu's run to the final included rallying from 3-1 down in the third set to beat Irina-Camelia Begu in the first round and a 6-0, 6-1 rout of former world No. She earned US$1,354,010 million for the victory. And Kerber forced the Canadian to continue to work hard in the fourth game, registering a break on some Andreescu unforced errors for t...

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  • Liverpool's Klopp: No concern over players' nerves after Fulham win
Liverpool's Klopp: No concern over players' nerves after Fulham win

Klopp's Liverpool went back to the top of the Premier League with a 2-1 win over Fulham yesterday, thanks to goals by Sadio Mane and James Milner . While they have a great squad, that run of matches would test any team and if they come through April winning every match and remaining on course to win a quadruple of trophies, Liverpool would...

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  • McIlroy seals Players Championship victory
McIlroy seals Players Championship victory

McIlroy did his best to skirt the topic of Masters prospects in his press conference Sunday night, opting to focus on the trophy sitting next to him rather than the only one still missing from his resumé. This is my tournament. "I don't know if I like the word confidence". Eddie Pepperell had a sizzling back nine to get to 14-under, includin...

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  • 20 best Bryce Harper jokes after Mike Trout's reported monster deal
20 best Bryce Harper jokes after Mike Trout's reported monster deal

The two-time AL MVP award victor and reigning Baseball America Player of the Year is coming off a season in which he posted a 1.088 OPS, the second-highest mark of any player this decade, while also emerging as one of the top defensive center fielders in the game, which had been a previous shortcoming.

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  • Thiem: Indian Wells triumph feels like grand slam glory
Thiem: Indian Wells triumph feels like grand slam glory

Dominic Thiem fought back from a set down to defeat Roger Federer 3-6 6-3 7-5 in the final of the Indian Wells Masters, winning a Masters 1000 title for the first time in his career. Federer was in the final for the third straight year and lost for the second year in a row. Born in Canada, she later moved with her parents to Romania, where she...

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  • Perfect LeBron James and Mario Hezonja photo instantly became a meme
Perfect LeBron James and Mario Hezonja photo instantly became a meme

However the Lakers gradually chipped away at the Knicks' early lead and had pulled clear late in the fourth quarter when a James jumper made it 122-111 with 3:45 remaining. James and the Lakers have both played much better - not to mention more meaningful - games at Madison Square Garden, so it's only right to take the good with the bad.

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  • Liverpool boss Klopp says Premier League leaders 'at start of season'
Liverpool boss Klopp says Premier League leaders 'at start of season'

But meaningless or otherwise, Babel's second goal for the club he joined in January boosted his overall tally in the Premier League to 14, having struck 12 in 91 games as a Red following his £11.5m move from Ajax in 2007. How the boys dealt with it was brilliant. We have him and I think he is playing well. "That's our job to do". "But I'm ple...

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  • Bangladesh players narrowly avoid mosque shooting in Christchurch
Bangladesh players narrowly avoid mosque shooting in Christchurch

The ICC CEO further praised Pakistan for safely hosting PSL matches, a decade after an attack on Sri Lanka team bus in Lahore led the foreign teams to refuse travel to the country for cricket matches due to security concerns. The Bangladesh cricket team escaped unhurt despite being in close vicinity of a shooting attack on a mosque but its tour o...

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  • Duke gets top billing; Carolina, Virginia, Gonzaga also No. 1s
Duke gets top billing; Carolina, Virginia, Gonzaga also No. 1s

With Williamson returning following a three-week layoff because of a sprained knee suffered February 20, the Blue Devils clicked at times in winning three games in three days. North Carolina led by 13 in the first half and 71-67 with less than 3 minutes left but couldn't hold on. In addition, they fell to 16-3 in conference play.

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  • Teammate: Van Dijk Has A Weakness
Teammate: Van Dijk Has A Weakness

They are doing so, so well during the competition that I think it would be incredible for one of them. I'm sure he'll want the Champions League and the Premier League, but there's no stopping him, really. The game didn't look like Bayern ever outplayed us. Alisson , Van Dijk and Fabinho in particular have had a significant impact on the cl...

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  • Former Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel signs player agreement with AAF
Former Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel signs player agreement with AAF

Manziel most recently played in the Canadian Football League with the Montreal Alouettes, but he was released by the team in February after violating the conditions he agreed to in order to play in the league. Johnny Manziel has played in the NFL, CFL, and The Spring League. Brandon Silvers filled in for Mettenberger after he exited with an ankle...

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  • Chelsea's Maurizio Sarri calls for more consistency in attack
Chelsea's Maurizio Sarri calls for more consistency in attack

Arkadiusz Milik scored a crucial away goal in the 14th minute to all but end the tie, leaving Salzburg needing five unanswered goals to progress. The draw for the Europa League quarterfinals and semifinals will be made at UEFA's headquarters in Nyon on Friday, and the manner of Chelsea's passage to the last eight has put them among the favour...

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  • Messi’s Champions League Form In Quarter-Finals Will Reassure United
Messi’s Champions League Form In Quarter-Finals Will Reassure United

The Blues needed a goal in the 90th minute to eke out a 1-1 draw with Wolverhampton as heavy -169 home favorites in their last league outing last weekend, and were outgunned by a 12-0 overall margin in three straight road matches prior to a 2-1 win at Fulham on March 3.

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  • Solskjaer laments worst Manchester United performance of his interim tenure
Solskjaer laments worst Manchester United performance of his interim tenure

But after being lauded for his impact since replacing Jose Mourinho in mid-December, the painful truth for Solskjaer is that this latest United performance was as poor as anything they produced under his predecessor this season. "It means a lot, it means a lot", the Portuguese said. However, while confirming 17-year-old striker Mason Greenwoo...

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  • UEFA to investigate Neymar's VAR criticism after PSG defeat
UEFA to investigate Neymar's VAR criticism after PSG defeat

They get four guys who don't understand football to watch a slow-motion replay in front of the TV", Neymar wrote in Portuguese on the social media website. If the Uefa disciplinary panel decides the Brazilian's comments are inappropriate, he faces a punishment ranging from a fine to suspension. UEFA says it has ordered an investigation ...

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  • Tottenham Hotspur fan correctly predicts UEFA Champions League quarterfinals before the draw
Tottenham Hotspur fan correctly predicts UEFA Champions League quarterfinals before the draw

Former Manchester City boss Stuart Pearce added: "I think Liverpool have gone as favourites now for the competition, being that side of the draw". "I'm coming back to my second home". First leg: 30 April / 1 May. The Reds ousted the Portuguese side from last season's competition, winning the first leg 5-0 away from home and seeing out a 0...

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  • Woods over neck problem, ready for Masters
Woods over neck problem, ready for Masters

He'll likely make one more pre-Masters start after leaving Ponte Vedra Beach, and the fact that he made the Players cut means a return to the Valspar Championship next week is likely out. On the back, you need to get after it early on 10, 11, 12 because from 13 on it gets a lot tougher. "I was determined to get it all back and get it back to five...

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  • Lewis Hamilton 'super-stoked and excited' after topping practice
Lewis Hamilton 'super-stoked and excited' after topping practice

Hamilton's teammate Valtteri Bottas was second quickest in FP2, 0.048 seconds slower than the Brit. "I really have a positive buzz from driving the auto today and it's not too dissimilar to how it was past year." said the reigning champion.

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  • Messi leads demolition of Lyon to take Barca to Champions League quarters
Messi leads demolition of Lyon to take Barca to Champions League quarters

Messi promised his fans he would do all he could to win another European Cup at the start of the season, while Ronaldo is surely eager to prove he was the reason Madrid won it for four of the past five years. Messi opened the scoring with an audacious panenka penalty in the 18th minute, before striking a second time in the 78th minute. But Mess...

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  • Former Vikings Barr, Richardson find new homes in free agency
Former Vikings Barr, Richardson find new homes in free agency

On Monday , ESPN's Adam Schefter said the Jets are in line to sign Barr to a contract. Pro Football Focus ranked Barr as their third highest rated free agent linebacker after Jordan Hicks and C.J. We don't have a ton to go on in terms of how one's efficiency as an off-the-ball linebacker translates into efficiency as an edge in a 4-3 or 3-4 de...

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