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Shuttler Sindhu crashes out of Australian Open

In men's singles, Kidambi Srikanth defeated compatriot Sai Praneeth 25-23, 21-17. Great smashes from Sindhu helped her get points but then followed by errors cost her the game. Sindhu started off well in the third game as well as she was leading by 4-2, not giving Ying much room to play her shots and dominate Sindhu. Sindhu's match lasted a little bit as her opponent won the first game but she made a comeback in the other two and won 21-14 and 21-14.

Ben Ainslie's America's Cup dream ends

The Kiwi boat capsized in high winds at the start of their semi-final race against Britain's BAR. "I think certainly two months ago, we were really struggling with performance against these teams and we have had a number of upgrades that we needed to sort out".

Srikanth does a hat trick, reaches the final of Australia Super Series

Kidambi Srikanth entered the $750,000 Australian Open men's singles final easily, making short work of Chinese fourth seed Shi Yuqi in straight games in Sydney on Saturday. In the first game, the scores at mid-way interval were 11-7, with Srikanth in lead. Praneeth produced to save three game points but Srikanth eventually seal the game 25-23.

Real Socieded lead chase for Manchester United outcast Adnan Januzaj

Januzaj burst onto the scene when David Moyes was United boss. As Mou continues to reconstruct the Red Devil squad, many fringe players like Januzaj will be on their way out. Join the Red Devil Armada team! A deal has not been agreed but it looks likely that the Belgium global is headed for a summer exit. The talent is there, but the application appears not to be, and it's best that Januzaj gets a fresh start somewhere else.

Football boss Jose Mourinho accused of tax evasion in Spain

A Spanish prosecutor has filed a claim against football manager Jose Mourinho over alleged tax fraud, according to reports. Last week, Cristiano Ronaldo was accused by prosecutors in Spain of defrauding Spanish authorities of $16.4 million in tax between 2011 and 2014.

Kristaps Porzingis trade to Celtics is on the table, per report

Here's Boston's offer, per ESPN's Ian Begley. Of course, the terms would have to be the Knicks' liking. However, he wasn't a consensus lottery pick. Knicks president Phil Jackson has opened the phone lines for deals on Porzingis in search for a mix of top-four lottery pick and established players, potentially on track to become a star, according to ESPN's Ramona Shelburne .

Notes: Wings' Tyler Wright liked Michael Rasmussen on and off the ice

Of course, there are still things that Rasmussen and all the 2017 picks need to work on before they are ready for the National Hockey League. Wright said, "I've got zero issues with his skating". "I talked to them quite a bit throughout the year, and my combine meeting with them went real well", Rasmussen said in the crowded media room afterward, wearing his Red Wings sweater and cap.

TCU to meet Florida again after 9-2 College World Series win

The Horned Frogs face elimination again tonight at 8 p.m. against Florida , which defeated them 3-0 on Sunday. "I think if we get ahead, pitch our game and let the defense work, we have a pretty good chance", Lange said. The Cardinals used a five-run inning to prevail against the Aggies in their first game. The Horned Frogs led 4-0 in the second inning against freshman left-hander Nick Bennett (5-1), who was making his first start since a regional win over Xavier on June 4.

Barack Obama attacks the 'fundamental meanness' of Republican healthcare plan

For weeks, McConnell's colleagues have publicly criticized his decision to write the bill behind closed doors. Over the next few days, McConnell needs to determine what concessions he can make to sway at least two of the four conservative senators - but do so without losing support from the more moderate wing of the Senate, some of whom face tough re-elections next year.

Jose Mourinho Releases Statement Vehemently Denying Latest Tax Fraud Allegations

The cases regard the profits Ronaldo and Mourinho made from image rights, not their salaries from their clubs. Real Madrid superstar Ronaldo is rumoured to have grown frustrated at the Bernabeu after being asked to pay back around £13m in unpaid taxes to the Spanish authorities.

Rangers bullpen falters again as Toronto rallies for 7-6 victory

It was his second straight quality start. The standard remains elusive for the Blue Jays. In the past eight days, the former A's third baseman has had a spectacular fifth-deck homer at the Rogers Centre against Cincinnati - the first such blast of his career - plus a two-homer day against the Yankees on Friday and another game-winning blast against NY this past Sunday.

Dmitry Bivol hopes to shine on Ward-Kovalev undercard

Authoritative revenge Tony wicks did not notice violations of the ward , and the complete lack of resistance from Kovalev forced the judge to fix defeat by TKO. Kovalev doubled over in an effort to sway Weeks into calling a halt for illegal punches, but the veteran third man deemed them legal and made a decision to waive off the fight, much to Kovalev's dismay.

Patriots' Rob Gronkowski Reportedly Racks Up $100000 Bar Tab

Per a report from TMZ Sports , Gronkowski, shirtless, and 20 of his closest friends enjoyed the libations offered by the Shrine Nightclub at the Foxwoods Resort and Casino. Last night, Gronkowski apparently hit a point where a piece of news about his partying-which isn't exactly breaking news at this time-was too much.

India's share of revenue hiked in latest deal

Plans for a World XI to play in pakistan later this year continue to be developed as the ICC Board confirmed its support of Pakistan's efforts to bring global cricket back to Pakistan. Only Full and Associate Membership remain. The ICC added that the minimum standards for the use of DRS for worldwide cricket was also agreed that includes the mandatory use of accredited ball tracking and edge detection technology.

Mike Fiers stays hot; Astros defeat A's 5-1

If the left-handed hitting Maxwell were to share catching duties with Phegley, and if the A's were to trade Yonder Alonso (again, we're talking "ifs" here), it's conceivable Vogt's left-handed bat could be put to use at spots other than catcher, perhaps at first base or, in a pinch, even the outfield.

Cristiano Ronaldo at the forefront as Portugal defeat Russia [GALLERY & HIGHLIGHTS]

In recent days we have worked only on our next opponents", Santos said yesterday. "We know very much what we need to do". "I am proud of what my team did, it's normal to have to suffer at this level, but we deserved to win ". Leeds United's Chris Wood gave the All Whites a first-half lead but second-half goals by Benfica's Raul Jimenez and Oribe Peralta sealed victory.

Galileo and Highland Real Star at Royal Ascot

Jim Crowley has been booked to replace him aboard Ulysses in the Prince of Wales's Stakes, while Andrea Atzeni gets on board Daban in the Jersey Stakes. "What a great feeling you have when you ask your horse to do something and they respond". With that in mind, the market leader is reluctantly overlooked and an each way alternative is Sheikhzayedroad (4.20) who finished third in the corresponding race twelve months ago and can reward each way support at 11/1 with BetVictor.

LeBron James: Cleveland Cavaliers weren't overmatched in NBA Finals

And he reflected on the season the Cavaliers just had. Michael's six are now safe from King LeBron. So for me personally, I have nothing to be-I have no reason to put my head down. I'm not playing golf, I'm not playing tennis. "I can't believe it, but I have to", Durant said recently of where he is after a decade. "I don't believe we're a superteam here".

Inter Milan demanding £44million for top Jose Mourinho target Ivan Perisic

Inter still want around £44m for United target Perisic, though recent speculation suggests the Premier League giants won't up their previous offer of £35m. The former Wolfsburg player is said to already have an agreement with Manchester United , but there is still no solution between the two clubs, and now there is the outside possibility that Juve may attempt an assault on the talented winger.

Berrios' arm, Sano's bat key Twins over White Sox 4-2

The White Sox collected just four hits in scoring a pair of runs off Twins starter Jose Berrios in a 4-2 loss Wednesday, and they must take advantage of the Twins' inexperienced starter to avoid suffering a fifth straight loss to Minnesota.

Michael Vick's father arrested on drug-ring charges

Boddie, 55, of Hampton, Virginia, was named in an indictment unsealed yesterday. The former NFL QB's father - whose nickname on the charging document was listed as "Vick" - was not among the seven who made their first appearances in U.S.

Decide on MS Dhoni & Yuvraj Singh soon: Rahul Dravid

Agarkar felt India couldn't afford to play both Dhoni and Yuvraj in the same XI in the World Cup. It is nice to have Kuldeep Yadav coming in. "It is a call that is got to be taken by the selectors and the management", Dravid told ESPNCricinfo when asked about future of Yuvraj and Dhoni, who were the team's number four and five in the Champions Trophy.

Di Maria to plead guilty to tax fraud

Ronaldo is yet to comment on his future after claims he wishes to leave Santiago Bernabeu emerged last week. The 54-year-old Mourinho, who coached Real Madrid from 2010 to 2013, was accused of "two offences against the public treasury", the prosecutor's office said in a statement.

Warriors pick up No. 38 pick Jordan Bell in deal with Bulls

The league's annual selection process took place at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., with the Warriors' basketball operations staff working from the team's draft headquarters in downtown Oakland. In a press conference following the Jimmy Butler blockbuster trade, John Paxson defended the move , saying they didn't like any of the wings left on the board and argued that it allowed the team to maintain flexibility.

Ronaldo Header Gives Portugal 1 - 0 Win over Hosts Russia

The Mexican Football Federation (FEMEXFUT) confirmed the news in a statement, with Salcedo , who recently joined German club Eintracht Frankfurt on loan from Guadalajara , due to return home. The Oceania champions took a shock lead when Clayton Lewis threaded his pass between two defenders to Wood, who coolly fired home on 42 minutes. Osorio, however, felt that the tactical changes they made and the way they performed in the second half are real causes for optimism.

Pittsburgh Penguins set to host Blues in 2017 home opener

It was anticipated the team would unveil a Western Conference Championship banner at Bridgestone Arena, although specific plans and a date have not been announced . The NHL All-Star break will occur from January 26-29 in Tampa and the regular season will finish on April 7. While the Penguins have been a long-time favorite in the Steel City, the expansion Vegas Golden Knights will play their first-ever National Hockey League regular-season home game at T-Mobile Arena on Tuesday, Oct.

It's Too Hot For Some Planes To Fly In Phoenix

The record high was 122 degrees on 26 June 1990. At a downtown Phoenix construction site, men in hard hats and yellow vests labored and sweated in the morning heat and downed water to stay hydrated. More than 40 American Eagle regional flights scheduled to take off or land at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport between 3 and 6 p.m. local time were canceled.

Federation Internationale de Football Association takes no further action on Mexico-New Zealand clashes

When asked ahead of the match about the game's magnitude, head coach Juan Carlos Osorio described the game as his team's "judgment day". Ronaldo brushed off allegations of tax evasion in Spain with man-of-the-match performances in the 2-2 draw with Mexico and 1-0 win over Russian Federation, when he scored the victor.

Father Of The Year Catches Foul Ball While Safely Holding Infant

However, he may eventually wind up in the doghouse after incurring the wrath of the child's mother who could only watch in horror as the baby was almost cast aside for the memento. She's not upset! Her head is unsmashed! Note that last night's attractive moment is still not as good as the time everyone at Citi Field booed when an attendee was awarded free Nickelback tickets, but Mets fans have to take their wins where they can.

Comey-Mueller friendship 'bothersome'

A New York Times report cited two unnamed Comey associates who recounted his version of a January dinner with the president in which Trump asked for a pledge of loyalty. Destroying them would be a crime. "You are going to be very disappointed when you hear the answer", he later added. "It's remarkable the president was so flippant to make his original tweet and then frankly stonewall the media and the country for weeks", Warner said .

Man United cleared in Pogba deal, FIFA open proceedings against Juventus

However, football's world governing body will open disciplinary proceedings against the Italian champions after asking both clubs last month for "clarification on the deal". It added: "As proceedings are ongoing, please understand we can not comment further at this stage". "Raiola said in an interview to Financial Express a year ago "€27m? Part of the deal saw United agreed to pay Juventus £4.5m in performance-related bonuses, plus an extra £4.4m euros if the midfield star signs a new ...

Blackhawks get Saad back in trade with Blue Jackets

In exchange for Artemi Panarin , Chicago is bringing Brandon Saad back from Columbus. Saad offers Chicago four more years as a $6 million hit and that potentially has value to Chicago who was going to have to provide a raise to Panarin in the neighborhood of $7.5-$8.5 million.

Drunk New Haven man kills North Haven woman in motorcycle crash

Officers identified the riders of the motorcycle as 60-year-old Jack Benedetto of New Haven and 59-year-old Diane Benedetto of North Haven. The sedan left the seen, but was followed by a witness, who told officers Perez abandoned the auto near a scrap yard and walked away.

Markelle Fultz Says He's Going To Prove Philly Columnist Wrong

Josh Jackson smiled as his mother, Apples Jones, planted a kiss on his cheek, the former Kansas guard and his family members noticeably pleased Thursday night upon hearing from commissioner Adam Silver he'd been selected by the Phoenix Suns as the No.

Kumble-Kohli communication had stopped six months ago

Kumble, whose original contract expired at the end of the Champions Trophy on Sunday but was extended to oversee the team's tour of West Indies this month, stepped down on Tuesday, citing a breakdown in relations with his skipper. However, now the pressure is on Kohli to deliver, or he will be taken to task, according to a top BCCI official. The BCCI has already invited applications for the position.