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by | April 25, 2017 | 18:10

Serena Williams has confirmed reports that she is 20 weeks pregnant after a Snapchat post went viral showing her baby bump with the caption of "20 weeks". The world renowned athlete has clearly taken some lessons in keeping secrets from her BFF Beyonce . Serena Williams is set to miss the three remaining Grand Slams of 2017 after her spokesperson confirmed that she is expecting a baby.

by | April 25, 2017 | 18:08

The Durham seamer has done enough in the opening weeks of the season to persuade the England selectors he is ready for the tournament, which will be held in England and Wales in June. England will start their build-up to the Champions Trophy with matches against Ireland at Bristol's and Lord's on May 5 and May 7. Livingstone also played well for England Lions over the winter but he may have to wait for his first worldwide call, unless the squad suffers any absentees before the first game ...

by | April 25, 2017 | 18:06

Instead, they lost 4-2, as Kershaw improved to 11-2 with a splendid 1.54 ERA in Los Angeles against the Rockies . Colorado starter Kyle Freeland was the beneficiary of Arenado's bat. The Rockies are still getting consistent play from a pitching staff that's allowed just six runs in their last three games and three or less runs in five of their last seven games.

by | April 25, 2017 | 18:00

Leicester City kept Atletico Madrid within reach as they restricted the dominant Spaniards to a single goal in their Champions League quarter-final first leg. Griezmann: put penalty doubts to bed. "It was definitely a foul, but it was outside the box". Leicester lost 2-1 to Sevilla in their round-of-16 first leg before winning 2-0 at home to go through 3-2 on aggregate, and Schmeichel vowed they will not give up.

by | April 25, 2017 | 17:59

With the Game 5 win over Columbus, the defending champion Penguins advanced to the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, while the Blue Jackets suffered their third first-round exit in three postseason trips in franchise history. Karlsson and Markus Nutivaara went above and beyond the call of duty to keep the Columbus Blue Jackets alive. It felt like the Pens breezed to a 3-0 series lead but when you're playing a team as desperate as the Blue Jackets were, that last victory becomes the ...

by | April 25, 2017 | 17:57

It's well known the Cleveland Browns want to draft a quarterback, but there isn't a quarterback that most consider worthy of being selected with the first overall pick. I probably did think that. Lynch especially praised NFL Network draft analysis Mike Mayock. Mock drafts are both fun and frustrating due to how fans create a narrative of what the team will do, when none of it is based on anything the team has come out and said.

by | April 25, 2017 | 17:51

The national ranking, released Tuesday, pegs the North Charleston magnet school at No. 11, down from the eighth in 2016 and seventh in 2015. Gold medals indicate that students at the school demonstrate the greatest level of college readiness.

by | April 25, 2017 | 17:51

In the fourth over, Gayle collected a single off Basil Thampi to become the first batsman to score 10000 runs in T20 cricket. McCullum did his best to help chase down the total after clobbering 72 off 44 balls but it proved too big a mountain for the Lions to climb after they finished at 7-192.

by | April 25, 2017 | 17:43

Perez endured occasional boos from the crowd as he introduced the senator, but he seemed to earn points in the room when he veered away from only bashing president Donald Trump and instead listed what he saw as the "values" of the Democratic Party, including support of labor unions, health care, public education and renewable energy initiatives.

by | April 25, 2017 | 17:40

Cleveland, which knocked Toronto out of the conference finals last season, lost its last four games and will be the No. 2 seed entering the Eastern Conference playoffs. "My fault. I think we underestimated the amount that really mattered". I would say never. James was listed with a right calf strain, but essentially was rested; he has not played in the season's last game since 2007.

by | April 25, 2017 | 17:39

It's hard to tell how the trouble begins from the footage, but fans of both clubs are seen throwing punches in the 45-second clip, despite the best efforts of other supporters to intervene. "If we have to talk about referees, people are going to say "we complain" but when we see the highlights, for me it is very disappointing". "We will be able only to judge and measure at the end of the season".

by | April 25, 2017 | 17:37

Hendrick Motorsports announced in a news release Tuesday morning that the driver of the number 88 auto will end his career after 18 seasons. Earnhardt has raced for 18 seasons and driven in more than 600 races with members of his No. Last season, Earnhardt dealt with concussion problems and was forced to miss several races. Hendrick Motorsports said Earnhardt first discussed retirement with his boss on March 29.

by | April 25, 2017 | 17:32

Speaking after Sunday's semi-final, in which Arsenal surprised their critics to beat City after falling a goal behind, Cech told his team-mates to build on the resilience and character they showed at Wembley, and to harness the same qualities over the next few weeks.

by | April 25, 2017 | 17:30

Arsenal has slipped to seventh place, seven points behind fourth-placed Manchester City but has games in hand on the sides above it. Manager Arsene Wenger was encouraged by the character his side showed to come from behind to defeat Manchester City in their FA Cup semifinal at Wembley on Sunday.

by | April 25, 2017 | 17:24

Earnhardt, a two-time victor of the Daytona 500, will discuss his decision at a press conference this afternoon. He has since accumulated 26 career wins, including two in the Daytona 500. Johnson turns 42 in September and is a seven-time NASCAR champion. He first competed at the Cup level of NASCAR in May, 1999. He will compete in his final NASCAR Cup Series race on November 19 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

by | April 25, 2017 | 17:24

He was adamant after Game 5 that, "that's not a 4-1 series", and that's a reasonable perspective. "Without him", defenseman Justin Schultz said, "I don't know if we get by that storm in the first period they have". Because of the NHL's asinine playoff format which require teams to play their division rivals first, the second-best team in the National Hockey League played the fourth-best team in the first round.

by | April 25, 2017 | 17:21

Southampton will most likely use this match, forced because of injuries, to allow young players playtime with next season already in mind. Chelsea have spent less than both of the Manchester clubs but Antonio Conte thinks that winning titles isn't always about the team that spends the most.

by | April 25, 2017 | 17:17

John Thompson said Friday he'll file the necessary paperwork in Bristol County. Another one of Hernandez's alleged homosexual relationships, with a former high school classmate, was a key piece of the investigation into Lloyd's murder, the report says.

by | April 25, 2017 | 17:16

Tony Snell led Milwaukee with 19 points, including five three-pointers, both playoff career highs. DeRozan was 8 of 14 for 21 points in the first half alone. DeMar , it's the same thing. We try to keep things simple and have fun with it, and they do all the work. There were plenty of doubters when the Grizzlies splashed out on a $US153 million ($A203 million), five-year deal to retain relatively unproven point guard Conley nine months ago.

by | April 25, 2017 | 17:15

Golden State are playing without their head coach , Steve Kerr who is suffering from bad body pains, which could mean that he will be out for the entirety of the first round of the playoffs. PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - The Warriors can breathe for a bit after a first-round series filled with drama. After 84 games this year, Kerr's back flared up again, forcing him to miss Saturday's Game 3 with severe symptoms that put him, at the worst moments, "in excruciating pain".

by | April 25, 2017 | 17:10

Westbrook also made a slam dunk with 5.5 seconds left to give the Thunder a five-point lead. (He does, by the way.) It's all part of the complexity of Westbrook, his public lifestyle alongside his privatized emotional makeup. Westbrook has the freedom to shoot whenever he pleases. He relies on the Rockets' doctors, trainers and strength and conditioning staff to help him with decisions regarding rest.

by | April 25, 2017 | 16:46

Manchester United's 2-0 win at Burnley at the weekend means they are a point and a place shy of fourth-placed City, whose recent record in big matches leaves much to be desired. "That is, for me, the most important thing and to reach the targets we set together". Arsenal host a resurgent Leicester on Wednesday before travelling to White Hart Lane for a crunch north London derby on Sunday.

by | April 25, 2017 | 16:33

He now has 23 goals in games between the two clubs, five more than Madrid great Alfredo Di Stefano and eight more than Cristiano Ronaldo. "There is still a long way to go, but we came away with the joy of having taken an important step".

by | April 25, 2017 | 16:28

The Patriots said: "Approximately half of the Super Bowl LI squad accepted the invitation to be honoured by Donald J Trump , America's 45th president". The reality is that attendance of 34 players at the White House wasn't their best . The Times has since posted an updated tweet about the matter acknowledging that the Patriots says its "total delegation" to the White House in 2015 and 2017 "was roughly the same".

by | April 25, 2017 | 16:24

I'm not going to do that to our team or our staff. "I don't know all of the circumstances", Brown said before the game. WILL HE OR WON'T HE: While the prevailing wisdom suggests the Warriors should just rest Durant for Game 4 since the Warriors are so close to wrapping up the series, it sounded on Saturday night as though he may still be hoping to play.

by | April 25, 2017 | 16:18

Romeu carries out a similar role in the Southampton team and, having now served a two-match suspension, the 25-year-old is free to return when the Saints take on Kante's Chelsea on Tuesday night. His performance is a really good performance. Under current qualification rules, Alli will actually be eligible to win the PFA's "Young Player" award until the 2019/20, so there's a very real possibility he may end up winning five on the bounce.

by | April 25, 2017 | 16:16

Despite being latecomers to the party having only lodged their interest in the Burnley centre-back a few days ago, the Reds are now believed to be in pole position with manager Jurgen Klopp prepared to make the 24-year-old one of the mainstays of his defence next season.

by | April 25, 2017 | 16:14

Lynch said there are certain media members with whom personnel officials like him speak, and because of that they may have some insight into what certain teams are thinking in the run-up to the draft, which begins Thursday . Unless nearly every pundit with a big board has it wrong - which has happened before - the first name called by Cleveland (barring trade) will be defensive end Myles Garrett of Texas A&M.

by | April 25, 2017 | 16:07

It is also reminded that when the back is in pain again, ask for help and consult the doctor. Kerr is experiencing symptoms from complications following two back operations two years ago. It is possible Brown will be Golden State's coach for the rest of the play-offs. Curry sat out the entire fourth quarter of a game the Warriors dominated from opening tip.

by | April 25, 2017 | 16:06

William Karlsson, Boone Jenner and Markus Nutivaara each had a goal and an assist as the Jackets downed the Penguins, 5-4 in Columbus. The series returns to Pittsburgh for Game 5 on Thursday night. The bad news for Jacket backers is that their team is down 3-1 to a team that has a ton of playoff experience. According to the Penguins PR , Rust has seven goals and one assist in nine career elimination games.

by | April 25, 2017 | 15:58

Attorney Douglas Sheff said he and Ursula Ward, Lloyd's mother, will address issues relating to the continued prosecution of the wrongful death lawsuit they filed against Hernandez's estate. "I lost my best friend". Hernandez's appellate attorney, John Thompson, told the Boston Globe on Wednesday that he expected to file the appropriate paperwork to make that happen.

by | April 25, 2017 | 15:58

Chelsea last did the league and FA Cup double in 2010 as Carlo Ancelotti enjoyed a similarly impressive first season in the hot seat, although Conte highlighted the different circumstances his compatriot faced. "It's a really important win against a team who is fighting us for the title and we have to try to exploit the momentum after this", said Conte, whose side will face the victor of last night's semi between Arsenal and Manchester City in the final.

by | April 25, 2017 | 15:55

The former has already stated that he will leave Goodison Park at the end of the season and Conte may have to part with around £80M to bring the Belgian global back to Stamford Bridge. "These are two different competitions and we have six games to go". Defender Gary Cahill is Chelsea's only doubt for the Saints clash. Cesc Fabregas called Hazard the second-best player in the world, ability wise, after Chelsea's win over Spurs at Wembley.

by | April 25, 2017 | 15:53

DeRozan missed all eight of his field goal attempts and scored just eight points in Toronto's 27-point Game Three loss but scored 21 points in the first half on Saturday and made 12-of-22 shots. "[ LaMarcus Aldridge ] contested it very, very well, and it went down". He also grabbed eight rebounds and six steals. In 46 minutes played, Gasol had 16 points on 5-of-12 shooting along with 12 rebounds and four assists.

by | April 25, 2017 | 15:50

Wenger responded to Arsenal's 3-0 loss at Crystal Palace by switching formations to a 3-4-2-1, playing with a three-man back line for the first time in his 21-year reign as Gunners boss. "To know that we can win again away from home is important because traditionally we are a team who has made good results away from home", Wenger added.