SYDNEY (Reuters) – “No worries” is one of Australia’s more notable contributions to the English language but Ash Barty has preferred the mantra “no panic stations” over the last few weeks as she hit the American hardcourts to prepare for the U.S. Open. Aug 17, 2019; Mason, OH, USA; Ashleigh Barty (AUS) returns a shot
Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield told reporters Wednesday that he reached out to Daniel Jones about his recently published comments regarding the New York Giants rookie. FILE PHOTO: Aug 17, 2019; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) on the field warming up before the game against the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil
(Reuters) – Rory McIlroy is unconvinced by the new staggered start to be used at this week’s season-ending Tour Championship in Atlanta and questioned on Wednesday whether it could affect the tournament’s prestige. FILE PHOTO: Aug 16, 2019; Medinah, IL, USA; Rory McIlroy talks to the media after finishing his second round of the BMW
FILE PHOTO: Aug 13, 2019; Mason, OH, USA; Novak Djokovic (SRB) returns a shot against Sam Querrey (USA) during the Western and Southern Open tennis tournament at Lindner Family Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports/File Photo (Reuters) – World number ones and title holders Novak Djokovic and Naomi Osaka have been named the
Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield told reporters Wednesday that he reached out to Daniel Jones about his recently published comments regarding the New York Giants rookie. FILE PHOTO: Aug 17, 2019; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) talks with other team quarterbacks in the first quarter of the game against the Indianapolis
FILE PHOTO: Aug 10, 2019; Seattle, WA, USA; New England Revolution goalkeeper Matt Turner (30) makes a save against the Seattle Sounders in the second half at CenturyLink Field. The teams played to a 3-3 tie. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports The New England Revolution signed goalkeeper Matt Turner to a multi-year contract extension
When you think of college football rivalries in Florida, Florida vs. Florida State and Florida State vs. Miami are the ones that come to mind. FILE PHOTO: Apr 20, 2019; Orlando, FL, USA; Miami Hurricanes head coach Manny Diaz on the sidelines during the first half of the Miami spring game at Camping World Stadium.
A forward for the 1980 “Miracle on Ice” U.S. Olympic ice hockey team faces four felony assault charges after allegedly attacking his Minnesota neighbor with a metal pole. Mark Pavelich, 61, was arrested last week after the incident in his home near Lake Superior and remains in custody in lieu of $250,000 bail, the Minneapolis
FILE PHOTO: Aug 6, 2019; San Francisco, CA, USA; Washington Nationals relief pitcher Hunter Strickland (60) throws against the San Francisco Giants in the seventh inning at Oracle Park. Mandatory Credit: John Hefti-USA TODAY Sports Washington Nationals reliever Hunter Strickland isn’t expected to miss any playing time after breaking his nose while lifting weights. The
BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Rollersoccer World Cup kicked off in Brussels on Monday as nine teams from the United States and Europe compete for the honors during the five-day biennial event. RollerSoccer – Club World Cup – Brussels, Belgium – August 20, 2019. Beliers’ player in action with Shinobis Riders’ player. Picture taken August 20, 2019.
(Reuters) – Big-serving left-hander Goran Ivanisevic, a former Wimbledon champion who won two Olympic bronze medals, headlined the list of four candidates up for induction into the International Tennis Hall of Fame. FILE PHOTO: Tennis – Wimbledon – All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, London, Britain – July 3, 2019 Goran Ivanisevic, a coach
DUBAI (Reuters) – In the searing summer heat of Dubai, some of the world’s top racehorses are being swathed in freezing nitrogen mist to boost their performance. A horse undergoes a cryotherapy session, which surrounds its body in cold nitrogen mist, at the Zabeel Racing Stables in Dubai, UAE August 18, 2019. REUTERS/Satish Kumar Cryotherapy,
FILE PHOTO: Sergey Bakulin of Russia bites his gold medal after the men’s 50 km race walk final at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in Daegu September 3, 2011. REUTERS/Lee Jae-Won/File Photo MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian race walker Sergey Bakulin has been suspended for eight years for an anti-doping violation, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU)
Dexter Fowler drove in four runs to power the St. Louis Cardinals to a 9-4 victory over the visiting Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday night. Aug 17, 2019; Cincinnati, OH, USA; St. Louis Cardinals right fielder Dexter Fowler (25) strikes out in the game against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park. Mandatory Credit: Jim
FILE PHOTO – Tennis – Australian Open – Melbourne, Australia, January 20, 2018. Bernarda Pera of the U.S. hits a shot against Barbora Strycova of Czech Republic. REUTERS/Edgar Su (Reuters) – American wildcard Bernarda Pera upset Czech third seed Barbora Strycova 3-6 6-2 6-1 to advance to the quarter-finals of the Bronx Open on Tuesday.
Aug 5, 2019; Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Benoit Paire of France plays a shot against Richard Gasquet of France (not pictured) during the Rogers Cup tennis tournament at Stade IGA. Mandatory Credit: Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports (Reuters) – Top seeds Benoit Paire and Denis Shapovalov cruised into the third round of the Winston-Salem Open with straight