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Liverpool v Roma: Italian men charged over Anfield violence

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Both are under custody on charges of attempted murder and a trial will be held soon. " Liverpool Football Club will continue to work closely with the relevant authorities to establish an understanding of the facts, following a serious and disturbing incident at Anfield last night which has left a 53-year-old supporter in a critical condition in hospital". Read More »

Gerrard favourite to land Rangers job

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The former midfielder is in charge of Liverpool Under-18s and is said to be on Rangers' managerial shortlist, but former Scottish top flight forward McManus feels it would be a odd appointment. Northern Irishman Tommy Wright is available at 33/1 while Michael O'Neill is out at 40/1 to become the Rangers manager. Until the end of the season, at least, Gerrard will be able to continue his work as a BT Sport pundit as Liverpool aim for Champions League glory for the first time since ... Read More »

Daniel Ricciardo Might Drive a Ferrari in 2019

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The driver's ability to overtake nearly at will has thrust him into the heat of conversation: that he may look for a fresh challenge at either Ferrari or Mercedes , both of whom may have available seats at the end of the current season. "That's my goal, my dream, and something I really believe I'm capable of, so if someone said "we'll let you come here but you can't do this", that's not an attractive option to me". Read More »

'World class' Salah threatens Ronaldo-Messi grip on Ballon d'Or

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Even the last minutes when we conceded. NAIJ.com previously reported that Saudi Arabia have revealed their plans to honour Liverpool star Mohamed Salah for winning the PFA Player of the Year award . The squad doesn't get bigger at the moment so we need to be creative in the next few games. Without possession he helped lead the press and dropped back to put on pressure, while when attacking his place on the shoulder of Roma's defence caused havoc. Read More »

Arsene Wenger clears the air on Arsenal exit 'timing'

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Arsenal host Atletico Madrid in the Europa League semi-final in London in what could be a cracker of a game as the Gunners' seek to win the competition. Ancelotti also has Premier League experience, having had a two-year spell in charge of local rivals Chelsea, and is now available after leaving German champions Bayern Munich earlier this year. Read More »

Baker Mayfield recreates famous Brett Favre picture

Mayfield certainly has that same gunslinger mentality on the field. Like the Favre photo, Mayfield's was complete with jean shorts, wood paneling, an old-school phone and family and friends packed into a small room. It's a quote from Favre, which reads, "There are those people who are in your corner no matter what, you can't do any wrong, even when you do wrong". Read More »

Tennis under a 'tsunami' of corruption, warns independent report

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The IRP did, however, find "some evidence of some issues" at higher-profile events such as Grand Slams, though nothing "widespread" was documented. The report showed no evidence of top-level players being implicated in corruption. As well as recommending that the sale of scoring data should discontinue "at least at ITF and Pro Circuit levels", the report also said tennis should stop tournaments being sponsored by betting firms and governing bodies should introduce measures to deal with the ... Read More »

Timberwolves' season ends in Game 5 rout in Houston

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The Rockets had trudged along on offense even while establishing a 2-1 series lead, averaging a pedestrian 103.7 points entering Game 4 while producing a modest 31.5 percentage on 3-pointers. The Wolves showed flashes of the toughness and discipline needed to defend at a high level. Ultimately, though, the Wolves too often waged their battles against three-point shooting Houston by bringing a butter knife to the fight. Read More »

MS Dhoni wins toss, Chennai to bowl first against Kohli's men

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Quinton de Kock , who had been instrumental in helping his side reach the 200-plus mark, was however convinced that the total was enough to help them keep up with the winning momentum. AB de Villiers scored 68 runs off just 30 deliveries that included 8 sixes and two fours while Quinton de Cock scored 53 runs off 37 balls with four sixes and one four. Read More »

MI high school golfer attacked by goose, photos go viral

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Photos of the incident quickly made their way online. "It's been insane", Issac Couling said after he was attacked by the goose. A Canada goose didn't hold back against a human golfer, completely tackling him to the ground in a sheer force of dominance. Read More »

Washington Wizards vs. Toronto Raptors Betting Preview 04/25/18

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Washington had nine offensive rebounds in the first half, but only scored seven second chance points on 3-of-11 second chance field goal attempts. In Game 4, a 66-point second half keyed a late comeback, even with Beal fouled out. Marcin Gortat played a series-high 34 minutes in game five and he was able to collect 12 rebounds. "I had people all over my Twitter, my Instagram, my family", Wright said of the unsolicited advice, all of them telling his to shoot the damn basketball. Read More »

Girlfriend of 49ers LB Reuben Foster recants domestic violence claims

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She said Foster tried to end the relationship with her after learning of the fight. Rickard said there is video of the confrontation between the two women. "We take it extremely seriously". We're going to learn things through this legal process. "I'm not at liberty to go in depth on this because it's an ongoing legal process, and we're going to respect that", Lynch told reporters. Read More »

OnePlus 6 Marvel Avengers Limited Edition launching in India on May 17

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Invitations to the event are open to the public and can be purchased from the OnePlus website for $21 - an early-bird price which will rise to $41 from Friday. April 27. The front of the smartphone has a notch that consists the earpiece and the front-facing camera sensor. The phone will also have a rear-mounted fingerprint reader, similar to that of the OnePlus 5T . Read More »

What if the Pelicans don't want DeMarcus Cousins?

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His spectacular play led to a 33 point performance in game two, and a 41 point explosion in game four to seal the series. Not many teams have the cap space to give Cousins a max contract anyway, and an injured big guy would not be a good use of one. Read More »

I Can Handle The Pressure - Mohamed Salah

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Salah has now scored 43 goals for Liverpool since his £34 million (S$62.8 million) move from Roma last June, more than any other player in Europe. "If you think he is the best in the world, write it or say it", urged Klopp, who has been credited with bringing out Salah's previously untapped potential. Read More »

Caster stays mum on latest IAAF bombshell

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Caster Semenya's participation in future events could be at risk after last month's proposal to limit naturally produced testosterone for women who participate in distances ranging from 400m up to 1,600m. Taking all available knowledge and data into account, the experts estimate that the ergogenic advantage in having circulating testosterone levels in the normal male range rather than in the normal female range is greater than 9%. Read More »

Why LaVar Ball Pulls Sons LiAngelo, LaMelo From Lithuania Basketball Team Early

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The Lithuanian league campaign will end May 9, but the Ball brothers will leave 10 days earlier than expected. " We're not going to waste our time no more ", Ball reportedly said . Ball said the plan for his middle son was to let him get some rest and recovery before preparing for the National Basketball Association draft combine and pre-draft camps, although most draft analysts consider LiAngelo extremely unlikely to be selected. Read More »

Thunder rally from 25-point deficit to beat Jazz in game five

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Rubio hit a three early in the fourth to keep the Jazz close, and then four straight points (a slick bucket in the lane by Mitchell and a putback slam by Gobert) gave Utah a 91-90 lead with 6:38 left in the fourth quarter. "Our back against the wall, it was the only way to come back was to have that mindset", George said. "He was special", George said of Westbrook . The duo got hot from downtown, and with Rudy Gobert and Derrick Favors in foul trouble, OKC went nuts in the paint, ... Read More »

Chicago Cubs vs. Cleveland Indians, 4-25

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Cubs manager Joe Maddon said that the 2016 National League MVP has a cut above his left eye but no concussion after being hit Sunday by Colorado's German Marquez. Chicagohas covered the spread four times in its last seven games and the over has hit in five of those seven. He pitched the 16th inning and was the losing pitcher in the Indians' 2-1 loss to Minnesota in Puerto Rico on April 18. Read More »

Daniel Bryan vs. Big Cass Match Announced for WWE Backlash 2018

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The seven-footer proceeded to be The Miz's guest on Miz TV and explained that Bryan took the spotlight away from his return to the ring from injury and he wasn't going to let anyone overshadow him ever again. The Bludgeon Brothers . They will defend the SmackDown Tag Team Championships , which they won at WrestleMania 34, against The Usos at the Greatest Royal Rumble PPV on Friday. Read More »

Kenseth Returns To NASCAR With Roush-Fenway

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Kenseth drove for Joe Gibbs Racing over the last five seasons, winning 15 races along the way, but was let go after last season to make way for 21-year-old Erik Jones . "We look at Matt as the best in the business at helping to assess and diagnose and figure out how to make cars better", RFR president Steve Newmark said Wednesday during the announcement at the NASCAR Hall of Fame. Read More »

LeBron's buzzer-beater gives Cavs 3-2 edge on Pacers

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James' shot Wednesday joins a long list of game-winners he's hit during his playoff career, from the famous catch-and-shoot 3-pointer against Orlando in 2009 to the last-second lay-in against in in 2013 to his jumper from the corner against Chicago in 2015. Read More »

Warriors advance to round 2 of National Basketball Association playoffs

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Without Curry, Holiday has a better shot at keeping up with Thompson, but it will be no easy task - the Pelicans can't offer much help to Holiday because they have to cope with Durant. Durant then made a pair of foul shots for a 97-91 cushion with 24 seconds remaining. Spurs 3-point shooting - Game 4 was the best-case scenario for the Spurs . Read More »

Dwyane Wade's future up in air after playoff revival

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After playing just 9 minutes in Game 4 , Olynyk bounced back with a strong showing for Miami in the final game of the season. What does that say for Miami's roster? Wade seems to have effectively compartmentalized the retirement speculation - internal and external - over the past week or so. Read More »

Cleveland Browns No. 1 pick leaked?

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Alright, so that's three quarterbacks off the board in the first five picks. Since the Super Bowl, mock drafts have been more regular than polls during a presidential campaign, but just as is the case in politics, predictions are hardly guaranteed and often contrasting. Read More »

Rob Gronkowski Screw Retiring! I'm Coming Back, Baby!

Gronkowski started rumors by talking about retiring following the Pats' Super Bowl loss. The Patriots' 2010 second-round draft out of the University of Arizona, Gronkowski is a five-time Pro Bowl performer and a four-time All-Pro. Upon his return, he joins Julian Edelman. New England has had success trading up and down to acquire assets. These were direct responses to their failures from last season, where they struggled to get defensive stops and relied on their offense to win games. Read More »

'Not his mates' - Jurgen Klopp jokes about Mohamed Salah treatment from Roma

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So, Salah won: was that the right decision? But for City boss Pep Guardiola it is De Bruyne who should have been acclaimed due to his achievements over the course of the entire season. Salah, who has struck 41 times for Liverpool following his move from Roma, could make the move. The only consolation for De Bruyne is that he lost out to a worthy rival in Salah. Read More »

Hanley Ramirez back at first base Tuesday for Red Sox

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The NY Yankees are trending the other way, now winners of four in a row after another blow out win against the Minnesota Twins, an 8-3 victory at the Stadium powered by the league's leader in RBI's Didi Gregorius, who's off to a scintillating start to the year. Read More »

NFL Minute: Will the Cowboys grab a receiver in round one?

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Dallas holds the 19th overall pick of the draft, and Alabama wideout Calvin Ridley rests in that range in the most recent Big Board of NFLDraftScout.com senior analyst Rob Rang. Since signing a five-year, $70 million contract in 2015, Bryant has failed to record a 1,000-yard season or reel in more than eight touchdown receptions in a season. Read More »

Michael Vick to Help Coach Professional Atlanta Football Team

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Their championship weekend may go up against the National Football League draft at the end of April. Brad Childress will be the head coach. The Newport News native is a member of the Virginia Tech Sports Hall of Fame. Vick also played five seasons for the Philadelphia Eagles (2009-2013), having his best statistical season of his career in 2010. Owner Arthur Blank said he is open to retiring Vick's No. Read More »

Novak Djokovic crash out of Barcelona Open

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He was then broken while trailing 4-3, allowing the Slovak to serve out for the victory. The 36-year-old feels grateful for being able to play these opponents: 'When you face Rafa Nadal, Roger Federer or Novak Djokovic it's always an opportunity. Read More »

Officer who arrested Toronto van attack suspect commended for actions

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Minassian confirmed his name for the court. When asked if he had a statement to offer to the victims' families, he simply replied "I'm sorry". Law enforcement officials have been warning of vehicle attacks for several years. He confronted a man accused in an attack that left 25 people wounded or killed, and both suspect and officer lived to tell the tale, McCormack said. Read More »

Cowboys' David Irving being investigated by Frisco PD

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I had no intentions of getting David into trouble, I was just very emotional and upset. "I would like to be clear, although our relationship is not flawless, we love one another and David did not put his hands on me at any time". that the organization did not have an official statement on the matter. This isn't the first time Irving has faced a criminal complaint. That charge was dropped in January 2014. Read More »

Oakland Raiders Draft Saquon Barkley In Latest 'PFF' Mock Draft

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But the Browns could pluck him with either of their two top-four picks, or the quarterback-needy Jets might decide to call his name at No. 3. Then there is the possibility the Giants could trade out of the pick to a team such as the Bills , who have already traded up once in Round 1 and are believed to be seeking a quarterback to pair with AJ McCarron . Read More »

Pelicans May Offer DeMarcus Cousins Short-Term Contract

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The Pelicans are considering offering DeMarcus Cousins (left Achilles surgery) a two- or three-year deal at less than the max, according to Zach Lowe of ESPN . The spacing not only gave Davis more room to operate and cut to the basket, it created driving lanes for Jrue Holiday-who averaged a head-turning 27.8 points and 6.5 assists per game in the series. Read More »

France Football Apologises to Andres Iniesta for Not Awarding Him Ballon d'Or

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Now the editor of the Magazine that awards the Ballon d'Or, Pascal Ferré has come out to personally apologise to the 2010 World Cup-winning midfielder over what he describes as "painful". Iniesta's Barcelona team-mate Lionel Messi and Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo have had a duopoly on the award in recent years. He goes on to apologise for the slight, also leaving the door open for the talented midfielder to receive the award if he performs well during this year's World Cup in ... Read More »

Ronald Acuna reportedly earns callup by Braves, to join team in Cincinnati

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At 20 years and 128 days, the five-tool, top prospect will pass teammate Ozzie Albies to become the youngest player to appear in an Major League Baseball game this season. Acuna and 21-year-old second baseman Ozzie Albies will give Atlanta the two youngest players in the majors. By delaying his promotion a few weeks past Opening Day, the Braves pushed back Acuna's free-agent eligibility until after the 2024 season. Read More »

IPL 2018: Watch out for these three as RCB, CSK lock horns

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Bangalore , time and again have proved that three or four superstars can not win the title, while Chennai is coming up with match-winning performances by some or the other player every game. Deepak Chahar has been doing a phenomenal job for Chennai Super Kings and the youngster will be keen to take his good form and rhythm into the match. Read More »

Fresno State prof won't be fired for Barbara Bush tweets

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The Fresno State professor who cheered the death of Barbara Bush was in turn cheered by a local literary group at an arts festival. "I'd love to go pay her a visit and see what she has to say outside the barriers of Twitter", Lahren said on Fox News Saturday night. Read More »

Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Mumbai Indians by 31 runs

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More wickets followed, though, as Kaul bowled Mayank Markande. Hyderabad Captain and fellow opener Kane Williamson played a 29-run knock which ultimately proved to be the joint highest with Yusuf Pathan. Kieron Pollard was once again unable to contribute to the team as he was dismissed for 9 by Rashid Khan and Mumbai looked shaky at 73/5 after 13 overs. Read More »

Trail Blazers Come Up Short and Now Search For Answers

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They ran Portland off the court. He scored 33 points in Game 2 and averaged 27.8 points in the four-game series against Portland. New Orleans had time to get its defensive scheme in order, and the Pelicans succeeded in forcing the ball out of the hands of Damian Lillard . Read More »

Warriors eliminate spurs, move on to round 2 of NBA Finals

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Thompson had another stellar shooting performance with 24 points, and Green contributed all over with 17 points, a career-playoff high 19 rebounds and seven assists. He went 5-of-10 from the field, including 3-of-5 on three-point shots. Golden State was looking to bounce back after losing Game 4 in San Antonio . Read More »

India to begin 2019 World Cup campaign against South Africa

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They have matches at The Oval, Nottingham, Cardiff, Southampton, Manchester , Leeds, Lord's, Birmingham and Chester-le-Street. The logic, it is learnt, is that the proposed ICC Test Championship, due to start in July 2019, will not have any day-night Tests, so it makes little sense for India to play a day-night Test against that backdrop. Read More »

Delhi Daredevils names Shreyas Iyer as skipper after Gautam Gambhir steps down

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Heman Dua, the CEO of the team, said that Gambhir will be around as a mentor for Iyer. Let me sit down and decide. "May be I was too desparate to turn things around and that can backfire. "I fully endorse Iyer as captain", the Australian said. It is a great honor for me. Young Batsman Shreyas Iyer has been appointed as captain after Gambhir opted to vacate the hot-seat. Read More »

NFL Draft Predictions Released By 'ESPN'

With the draft being just a few hours away, the BillsWire staff has made a decision to construct their own mock drafts . Blake Bortles, a top-10 pick but, in Mayock's words, nobody's idea of a "high-level franchise quarterback", took the Jaguars to the AFC championship contest. Read More »

Arsenal linked with a move for RB Leipzig chief

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A hugely influential figure in Spanish football during his time with the Catalan giants, Arsenal reportedly believe that his close relationship with the former AS Roma boss would give them a considerable advantage over their rivals in any potential discussions with 47-year-old. Read More »

Browns draft: top options for the No. 33 pick

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All NFL teams will have a "hook" for Day Three of the draft - Saturday - and the Cardinals are going to Winslow, Arizona, for theirs. With that said, it would be foolish to completely write off mock drafts . Because making a trade now doesn't guarantee them anything. Speaking on the condition of anonymity, the source said that the Bills "are eager to move up in the draft and get into the top three picks", a line that is similar to the speculation that has come out of Buffalo in recent ... Read More »