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by | September 04, 2017 | 11:45

Sharapova was contentiously making her grand slam return from a doping ban on a wildcard and loomed as a hugely divisive victor before running out of steam in only her fourth match since May. With US 10th seed John Isner being ousted 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 (7/5) by German 23rd seed Mischa Zverev, Carreno Busta became the top remaining seed in his half of the draw.

by | September 04, 2017 | 04:57

The Steelers sent a 2018 sixth-round pick to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and got safety J.J. Wilcox, plus a 2019 seventh-round pick, as they reinforced their thinning safety position. The former third-round pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, Wilcox has made 158 career tackles, and has recorded a safety. Wilcox's strength is his physicality - he's a thumper.

by | September 04, 2017 | 03:46

Things didn't get much better for the remainder of the day, as the 19-year-old (she turns 20 on September 10) from Smiths Falls birdied the par-3 eighth and 13th holes, but gave those strokes back with a double bogey on the par-4 ninth. Jutanugarn, from Thailand, had five birdies on the front nine Saturday. "Today I was, you know what?" Lewis said she and caddie Travis Wilson "know this golf course so well and we have a really, really good game plan".

by | September 04, 2017 | 03:40

The Belgian global has scored three goals in United's opening three Premier League games, and former United striker Rooney is convinced the team is in great hands following the 24-year old's arrival. Van Nistelrooy delighted home fans with a trademark penalty, before Danny Webber also netted for United in the first half, with second-half Barca goals from Luis Garcia and Mendieta giving the Catalans a draw on the day.

by | September 04, 2017 | 03:38

The Dutchman netted a staggering 150 goals during just five seasons and scored in 10 consecutive Premier League games - a record only recently broken last season by Jamie Vardy. "There's always pressure to score here [at United] - but that also makes it interesting, dealing with that". As for the pressure of being United's main striker, he added: "The goals are expected and if you don't they talk a lot about you not scoring".

by | September 04, 2017 | 03:42

An escalating row has been developing between West Ham and Sporting over recent days, following the former's pursuit of Portuguese global midfielder William Carvalho . Sullivan has described Saraiva's allegations as "nonsense" and is now taking legal proceedings, claiming his reputation has been damaged by a potential libel.

by | September 04, 2017 | 02:51

They should listen to us in these conditions - it really sucks". "In Formula 3, you can brake hard and it accepts almost everything, like wheelspin, but in the dry I'm still adapting my driving style to Formula One, which is not super natural".

by | September 04, 2017 | 02:02

The people's choice to serve as the Broncos backup quarterback, Sloter accepted a practice squad spot with the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. The Denver Broncos were awarded no players off National Football League waivers on Sunday morning.

by | September 04, 2017 | 02:00

Williams, 23, rushed for 94 yards and a score on 27 carries previous year, but he looked great this preseason when he averaged 5.8 yards per carry. Williams only rushed for 94 yards and one touchdown during his rookie season, however, he was expected to make a contribution in 2017.

by | September 04, 2017 | 01:59

With Mayer serving down 1-4, 15-30, Nadal muscled a tightly-angled backhand crosscourt for a victor and double break point. Top-seeded Rafael Nadal overcame a first-set loss for the second straight match to advance to the fourth round of the U.S.

by | September 04, 2017 | 01:53

More rain is scheduled for qualifying on Saturday (Sunday NZT) but the forecast is better for the race on Sunday (Monday NZT). It's shaping up as another close battle after Vettel chased Hamilton throughout last weekend's Belgian GP, nearly catching him with 10 laps to go, before ultimately finishing second behind the Briton.

by | September 04, 2017 | 01:50

Roberto Martinez 's side have become the first European nation to secure a spot in next year's tournament, although hosts Russia , Brazil, Iran, Japan and Mexico have already secured their positions. Belgium breezed through the qualification process after being placed in a weak group that also included Bosnia and Herzegovina, Cyprus, Estonia and Gibraltar.

by | September 04, 2017 | 01:29

After five-set battles in his opening two matches, Federer only needed an hour and 46 minutes to dismiss Feliciano Lopez 6-3 6-3 7-5. Federer says it's nice to be a bit move convincing. Plays with a lot of topspin. Federer rained down 32 winners against just 16 unforced errors and saved five of six break points to improve to 13-0 lifetime against the 35-year-old Spaniard.

by | September 04, 2017 | 01:27

Second-year Washington Redskins safety Su'a Cravens informed team president Bruce Allen on Sunday morning that he planned to retire, however, Allen convinced the 22-year-old to hold off on the decision, according to The Washington Post .

by | September 04, 2017 | 01:28

You may remember Cravens being involved in a mild social media controversy last season after he suffered a concussion while making a tackle in an October 2 game against the Cleveland Browns. He's just 22 years old but for now his National Football League future is in a holding pattern, depending what happens over the next month. "Shocking", Redskins safety D.J.

by | September 04, 2017 | 01:16

The Cleveland Cavaliers want more in their blockbuster trade with the Boston Celtics . The trade was delayed and almost voided after Cleveland became uncertain about Thomas' injured hip. " The trade is now complete ". "The Celtics believe they were fully forthcoming in detailing Thomas' injury, sources said". Thomas, yet to start running, is unlikely to see the court before December.

by | September 04, 2017 | 00:55

Chasing a target of 239, Kohli struck 110 not out while Kedar Jadhav contributed 63 as India won with more than three overs to spare. The Indians had a shaky start but Kohli anchored the innings with a 99-run partnership with Manish Pandey (36) for the third wicket.

by | September 04, 2017 | 00:43

The 17-year-old had only been on the pitch five minutes when he fired home from distance to keep Welsh hopes of qualifying for next year's finals alive. Wales' 1-0 victory moved them to within two points of the Republic of Ireland - who drew 1-1 at Georgia earlier in the day - in second place in Group D.

by | September 04, 2017 | 00:44

England toiled for much of the game, before three late goals put a flattering spin on the scoreline. Defeat in the Group D match with the second-place Slovaks could mean a play-off to qualify for the World Cup finals in Russian Federation next summer.

by | September 04, 2017 | 00:41

I think now I'm just trusting my movement better. He was the only one of the 2016 men's semifinalists who entered the tournament this year. If Muguruza advances to the final, Pliskova would be eliminated from contention for the WTA's top ranking.

by | September 03, 2017 | 23:56

Ohio State and Clemson might be the only other two who can say that. They each could have taken the easy way out. A team hangs with Alabama into the third quarter before all heck breaks loose and the Tide takes control, often thanks to creating turnovers and capitalizing on the opportunity.

by | September 03, 2017 | 23:19

She said: "We are very clear that the actions of North Korea are illegal". South Korean President Moon Jae-In has previously urged limits on Seoul's missiles to be loosened in a conversation with Trump. This growing crisis is a real test of China's statesmanship, just as it challenges the political and diplomatic skills of South Korea and Japan. He is seeking a meeting with Ri Su Yong, North Korea's top foreign affairs official, and may also meet ceremonial head of state Kim Yong ...

by | September 03, 2017 | 22:40

Following his injury past year, the Vikings acquired Bradford from the Eagles. Minnesota would then have three weeks to activate him to the 53-man roster. Language in the collective bargaining agreement states Bridgewater's contract could "toll" for next season if he is on the PUP list for the first six weeks, but it's possible that could be challenged by the NFL Players Association if there is a dispute on whether Bridgewater should be a free agent after the season.

by | September 03, 2017 | 22:22

Hamilton's ultimate goal, though, is to win the Italian Grand Prix on Sunday and replace Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel atop the drivers' standings. "It's going to take everything from every single one of us to finish these next eight races and come out on top which is how a championship should be", he said .

by | September 03, 2017 | 21:01

Since turning pro, Fowler has become a household name in golf.With a vibrant wardrobe and personality, the 28-year-old has captivated the golf world this season with a win at the Honda Classic and 10 top ten finishes. The whole group earned birdies on the 288-yard par-4, fourth hole. Charley Hoffman (+3628 Pinnacle) Charley won here in 2010 and is a big fan of the golf course .