News: Sport

Federer glides past Gasquet

Saturday  16:15,   20 january 2018
Sky Sports

Roger Federer continued his defence of the Australian Open with an assured straight-sets victory over Richard Gasquet to reach the fourth round.  The second seed came into the meeting, which closed Saturday's night session on Rod Laver Arena,[...]

Willian marks 50th consecutive Premier League outing with a goal

Saturday  15:15,   20 january 2018
Goal.com

No current outfield player has recorded more consecutive appearances in the Premier League than Chelsea's Brazilian forward Willian.Chelsea attacker Willian marked his 50th consecutive appearance in the Premier League, the longest current run of [...]

Richarlison distracted by Arsenal interest

Saturday  14:55,   20 january 2018
Read Sport

Arsenal target Richarlison has been distracted by transfer rumours, according to Watford boss Marco Silva. As reported by Pete O’Rourke, the Brazilian has struggled following reports that both London clubs are interested in signing him. Twitter:[...]

Noble shares West Ham bonuses with club staff

Saturday  14:55,   20 january 2018
Goal.com

Every staff member at West Ham receives a share of the players' bonuses, with skipper Mark Noble eager to ensure the whole club is rewarded.West Ham captain Mark Noble has revealed he ensures players share their bonuses with club[...]

Courtois out for Chelsea as Caballero steps in to face Brighton

Saturday  14:25,   20 january 2018
Goal.com

Thibaut Courtois has added to Antonio Conte's considerable selection problems by being ruled out Chelsea's game at Brighton with injury.Willy Caballero will make his Premier League debut for Chelsea at Brighton and Hove Albion after Thibaut[...]

I'm happy it's 2018 not 2017! - Kerber thrilled with Melbourne progress

Saturday  14:25,   20 january 2018
Omnisport

It was a 2017 to forget for Angelique Kerber, but her impressive form at the Australian Open hints at better things to come this year.Angelique Kerber believes she is reaping the rewards for fighting hard to forget a miserable 2017 after battering[...]

Maria Sharapova given lesson by Angelique Kerber

Saturday  13:56,   20 january 2018
Press Association

Kerber continued her brilliant form to waltz into the fourth round at Melbourne Park.It was the most anticipated match of the tournament so far but Kerber carried on the tremendous form she has shown to start the season and romped to a 6-1 6-3[...]

Aubameyang and Mkhitaryan agree personal terms with Arsenal

Saturday  13:55,   20 january 2018
Sporting News

The Gunners have made a breakthrough in talks for both players and have increased confidence that they will join this monthArsenal are growing increasingly confident of signing Pierre Emerick-Aubameyang and Henrikh Mkhitaryan this month with both[...]

Southampton vs Tottenham: Match preview

Saturday  13:55,   20 january 2018
Read Sport

Southampton host Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League this weekend as they look to get back to winning ways in after failing to win in their last 11 matches. Saints haven’t won since the end of November in the league and are right in the mix of[...]

Wenger to shake up Arsenal's transfer policy

Saturday  13:55,   20 january 2018
Read Sport

Arsenal have to rip up their current transfer policy and start again if they are to compete with Europe’s mega-rich clubs, according to Arsene Wenger, as reported by the Standard. The Gunners are on the verge of losing Alexis Sanchez to Manchester[...]

Kerber downs Sharapova in Melbourne masterclass

Saturday  13:52,   20 january 2018
Omnisport

Maria Sharapova was blown away by a stunning Angelique Kerber performance in round three of the Australian Open.Angelique Kerber produced a masterclass to dominate Maria Sharapova 6-1 6-3 and reach the Australian Open fourth[...]

Sleep and chocolate – Halep too exhausted to think about tennis

Saturday  11:05,   20 january 2018
Omnisport

After almost four hours on court in Melbourne on Saturday, Simona Halep was keen to bypass tennis talk. Following initial questions regarding the match, Halep was asked about her next opponent – either Ashleigh Barty or Naomi Osaka – and the[...]

Zverev fails to reach last 16 after shock loss to Chung

Saturday  11:05,   20 january 2018
Omnisport

There were high hopes for Alexander Zverev but he crumbled against Hyeon Chung, upstaged 5-7 7-6 (7-3) 2-6 6-3 6-0 at Melbourne Park.Saturday did not go according to plan for fourth seed Alexander Zverev, who crashed out of the Australian Open in[...]

Davis tired but upbeat after matching Aus Open record in marathon loss to Halep

Saturday  08:15,   20 january 2018
Omnisport

Lauren Davis helped equal the Australian Open women's record for the most games played in her epic third-round loss to Simona Halep.Lauren Davis played a part in Australian Open history Saturday and the unheralded American is determined to build [...]

The unlikely Olympic journey of John McCarthy, Team USA's ultimate outlier

Saturday  08:15,   20 january 2018
Sporting News

The 2018 U.S. men's hockey roster is full of career journeymen who long ago gave up their dream of becoming an Olympian, but John McCarthy is the most improbable.Unlike his 24 teammates, the 31-year-old McCarthy has never donned a U.S. sweater[...]