• Sanchez admits tax fraud & could now face prison sentence
Sanchez admits tax fraud & could now face prison sentence

Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez confessed to tax fraud in Spain of nearly €1million. ALEXIS SANCHEZ cut a very frustrated figure during Arsenal's draw with Bournemouth last night. Recall that Lionel Messi and his father Jorge were sentenced to 21 months in prison for tax fraud earlier in 2016. With the Chilean already having repaid the money,...

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  • Kyrgios disagrees with Federer: I think I can win Australian Open
Kyrgios disagrees with Federer: I think I can win Australian Open

It's okay - it helps and it stops the bleeding'. There were no such troubles for world No. 1 Andy Murray, who raced to a straight-sets win against Ukraine's Illya Marchenko 7-5, 7-6 (7-5), 6-2. I know what my game is, I know how to play it. The rapid-fire win was the flawless start for Kyrgios, the 2013 Open boys' champion, 2015 men's quarter-f...

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  • Joe Lauzon: 'I 100 Percent Think He Won the Fight'
Joe Lauzon: 'I 100 Percent Think He Won the Fight'

Regardless, two out of the three ringside judges - Jeff Mullen and Marcos Rosales - seemed to be in agreement that Lauzon had done enough to eek out the win, as their recently revealed scorecards show. He almost went limp from Lauzon's elbows in the first minute, but Held nevertheless returned to out-perform Lauzon for the majority of the fight. La...

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  • Supreme Court Allows Mumbai Woman To Abort 24-Week Foetus Without Skull
Supreme Court Allows Mumbai Woman To Abort 24-Week Foetus Without Skull

The bench also directed that the termination of pregnancy should be performed in the presence of a team of doctors of the hospital who should maintain a complete record of the termination procedure. A bench comprising Justices S.A. Bobde and L. Nageswara Rao gave permission for the termination of the pregnancy of Meera Santosh Pal, taking note of t...

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  • Australian Open: Wawrinka comes through epic, several men's seeds struggle
Australian Open: Wawrinka comes through epic, several men's seeds struggle

Tied at two sets apiece and 4-4 in the fifth set, Klizan approached the net and lofted a short volley in Wawrinka's direction. At least Wawrinka, clearly sorry for unintentionally nailing Klizan where the sun don't shine, hopped over the net to apologize and offer his condolences.

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  • Conte speaks out on reported Costa row
Conte speaks out on reported Costa row

However, Conte said that the potent striker complained of a back problem on Tuesday. Costa trained outside at Cobham for around an hour on Monday accompanied by one Chelsea coach, and appeared to be in good spirits as he moved training apparatus around the practice pitch himself.

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  • Australia v Pakistan ODI series: Stoinis replaces injured Mitch Marsh
Australia v Pakistan ODI series: Stoinis replaces injured Mitch Marsh

Fast bowling all-rounder Marsh has been ruled out of the remainder of the five-match series with a shoulder injury, which he sustained in Australia's six-wicket loss against Pakistan in the second one-dayer at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday.

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  • Michael Saunders: Phils, Saunders reach one-year, $9 mil pact
Michael Saunders: Phils, Saunders reach one-year, $9 mil pact

Jon Morosi of FOX Sports and MLB Network was the first to report that the Phillies were close to landing Saunders on Monday morning. Saunders was acquired by the Blue Jays prior to the 2015 season from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for pitcher J.A.

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  • Royals, Duffy agree to $65M, 5-year contract
Royals, Duffy agree to $65M, 5-year contract

Kansas City locks up their emerging ace Danny Duffy with a 5-year contract extension. However, insiders with knowledge of the situation say Duffy's deal is worth $65 Million. Duffy's 2016 season included a 7-0 mark at home. If you're lucky enough to have children and have a son, teach him to throw left-handed. 21 of last season.

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  • Hospital clears Mushfiqur after head blow from Southee bouncer
Hospital clears Mushfiqur after head blow from Southee bouncer

Latham, in his 28th Test, moved past 2,000 runs and lifted his average to 39.50 before he was dismissed with 14 balls remaining in the morning session. Mominul also added only 13 runs more and was out for 23. But the footage of Mushfiqur being carried off on a stretcher with looks of concern etched on the faces of several players was a reminder of ...

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  • Women's Grand Slam Tennis Tournament Odds - Australian Open 1/14/17
Women's Grand Slam Tennis Tournament Odds - Australian Open 1/14/17

I was like, 'what's going on?' That's when I saw it", Bencic said of the draw. "I think she will be fine. Obviously I was nervous, so I just tried to be calm, to have a good attitude and keep fighting", Muguruza said. "For me, I'm expecting the same as I was expecting the years before - going out there trying my best, fighting till the last point...

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  • Upon Further Review: Packers at Cowboys
Upon Further Review: Packers at Cowboys

You think the Green Bay Packers were anxious? The defense did just enough early in the game to give Rodgers an opening. In his last three games - a win over the Vikings , a showdown with the Lions to determine the NFC North champion, and a Wild Card game against the Giants - he's thrown for at least 300 yards and four touchdowns in each.

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  • Jaguars meeting ex-49ers', Eagles' coach Chip Kelly
Jaguars meeting ex-49ers', Eagles' coach Chip Kelly

Hays Carlyon reported Kelly is at EverBank Field Monday , presumably for the interview, which Ian Rapoport of NFL Media confirmed shortly afterwards. Over a decade ago, former Giants head coach Tom Coughlin offered Chip Kelly a job to join his coaching staff. Kelly declined, eventually becoming the head coach of the Oregon Ducks, and then, of cour...

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  • NFL Sunday Divisional Round Game Thread
NFL Sunday Divisional Round Game Thread

The Cowboys and the Packers start this NFL Sunday with their Divisional game in Texas. The decision to move the Chiefs' AFC Divisional playoff game against the Pittsburgh Steelers to a night kickoff to avoid an expected ice storm resulted in a ratings victor for NBC.

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  • West Ham determined to keep Dimitri Payet after rejecting second Marseille bid
West Ham determined to keep Dimitri Payet after rejecting second Marseille bid

The former Marseille ace has told West Ham chiefs that he wants to leave the Hammers this month, which could see Slaven Bilic's side enter the market for a new attacking midfielder. A slightly contradicting report from L'Equipe has it that no fresh offer was made, but that one is expected soon. Such an outcome seems unlikely with Payet's fa...

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  • Sam Allardyce slams Crystal Palace's
Sam Allardyce slams Crystal Palace's "basic errors"

Andy Carroll felt West Ham gave the flawless response to Dimitri Payet's walkout by thumping Crystal Palace without him. By the whole team. The cult classic British hit TV show "The Crystal Maze" is being brought back for a new 20-episode series by Channel 4, but the team challenge program is not the most hard Crystal Maze to solve in 2017.

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  • Texas tornado destroys 30 homes, strands football fans at Dallas Cowboys' stadium
Texas tornado destroys 30 homes, strands football fans at Dallas Cowboys' stadium

Some fans sat in seats even as the big video board warned "Severe Weather". Flash flood warning was also reportedly issued for Johnson and Tarrant counties until 11 p.m. Highway 360, near Mansfield, also observed tornadoes. A tornado warning after Green Bay's victory over Dallas kept some fans and players inside AT&T Stadium for more than hour af...

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  • Alexis Sanchez strop fires warning to Arsene Wenger and Arsenal
Alexis Sanchez strop fires warning to Arsene Wenger and Arsenal

Arsenal beat Swansea 4-0 on Saturday to stay eight points behind leaders Chelsea and pull within one point of third-place Liverpool. Arsene Wenger withdrew him in the 79th minute, just six minutes after he had got on the scoresheet, with Arsenal fans giving the player a standing ovation for his contribution.

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  • Cody Garbrandt, TJ Dillashaw named 'The Ultimate Fighter' coaches
Cody Garbrandt, TJ Dillashaw named 'The Ultimate Fighter' coaches

Garbrandt is a native of Uhrichsville, Ohio and now lives in Sacramento. They trained together prior to Dillashaw's departure in 2015. Garbrandt and Dillashaw have been exchanging words through the media for months now. Dillashaw at an as-yet-to-be-determined event later this year. With nine wins by knockout, seven in the first round, Garbrandt has...

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  • Are Carmelo Anthony's Days With the Knicks Coming to an End?
Are Carmelo Anthony's Days With the Knicks Coming to an End?

The Knicks have lost 10 of their past 12 games, and trailed by as many as 38 points in Sunday's loss to the Raptors. That would throw a bit of a monkey wrench into Anthony's plan to stay in NY, and based on a quote he gave on Sunday, he's prepared to discuss a trade if that's the case.

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  • Andy Murray: 'Plenty to work on following first-round win'
Andy Murray: 'Plenty to work on following first-round win'

Tomas Berdych didn't have to spend too much time on the court, as Luca Vanni was forced to retire after the first set that Tomas won 6-1, and Bernard Tomic also booked his place in the second round with a commanding 6-2 6-1 6-4 win over Thomaz Bellucci .

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  • Kyle Shanahan: 49ers 'honing in on' Kyle Shanahan for HC job
Kyle Shanahan: 49ers 'honing in on' Kyle Shanahan for HC job

But those positions are reportedly now filled, meaning the Patriots defensive coordinator is likely here to stay. Josh McDaniels is staying in New England. The relationship McDaniels has with ESPN analyst Louis Riddick could mean the two of them are going to be joined at the hip for the 2017 season and beyond (more on that here).

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  • Cowboys vs. Packers: Highlights, recap and more
Cowboys vs. Packers: Highlights, recap and more

Nelson's absence will elevate now-healthy Randall Cobb (60 catches for 610 yards and four TDs) into the role of lead receiver. "We feel like we're going to win every game with him behind the center". Instead of first-and-10 at the Green Bay 15, the Cowboys faced second-and-20 from the Dallas 48 and eventually punted. The combination of Presc...

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  • Super Bowl LI Ticket Prices Plunge After Cowboys Are Eliminated
Super Bowl LI Ticket Prices Plunge After Cowboys Are Eliminated

Next Sunday, the remaining four teams will play for a shot in Super Bowl 51, and the whole world will be watching. If the Packers win by two points or 20 points or anywhere in between, they'll carry a ton of momentum into a one-win-for-the-Super-Bowl scenario that will surely make plenty of people believe the Packers will run their current wi...

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"Atmosphere was amazing" - Henrikh Mkhitaryan comments on Man United vs Liverpool match

José Mourinho's Manchester United were looking to take home the most important win of their campaign to this point and for many, looked set to ride the wave of their fantastic recent form towards a victory that could maybe have put them right back into title-contention.

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  • 49ers
49ers "honing in" on Kyle Shanahan

However, with the Patriots still active in the playoffs for at least another week, the 49ers will have to bide their time if they want to hire him. The 49ers like that Shanahan's nine-year stint as an offensive coordinator has included an array of different quarterbacks and that he's tailored his offense to fit each.

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  • Koeman hails ´perfect´ Everton after City mauling
Koeman hails ´perfect´ Everton after City mauling

He denied that but acknowledged his past achievements have led to extremely high expectations. I would say the exceptional situation was in the past. Guardiola insisted he was enjoying the job. After the defeat at home to Leicester which saw his side exit the FA Cup, Ronald Koeman commented that Davies was the best player on the pitch. On wid...

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  • Jose Bautista Rumors: Joey Bats Likely Headed Back To Blue Jays
Jose Bautista Rumors: Joey Bats Likely Headed Back To Blue Jays

Ken Rosenthal says it would be a two year deal in the $35-40 million range. Bautista would provide an immediate boost to the Jays roster, which has transformed over the off-season with the signings of Kendrys Morales and Steve Pearce and the departure of Encarnacion.

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  • Red Wings ride third-period outburst to top Penguins
Red Wings ride third-period outburst to top Penguins

Then at 3:21 of the first period, Letang got tangled up with Red Wings forward Thomas Vanek in the Penguins' end and left the game, appearing to favor his left leg. They are tied with the New York Rangers for third place in the Metropolitan Division and six points behind the Capitals, who have won nine straight. The Penguins doubled their lead ea...

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  • Chelsea recall Bamford, Boro linked
Chelsea recall Bamford, Boro linked

Chelsea have already recalled Nathan Ake, Charly Musonda and Kenedy from failed loan spells but unlike those three, Bamford is highly unlikely to figure in head coach Antonio Conte's first-team plans. Bamford, 23, had featured just six times in the league for Burnley and therefore Chelsea have chose to end his temporary spell at Turf Moor. O...

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