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by | January 16, 2018 | 19:16

The Jacksonville Jaguars are one win away from Super Bowl 52 after they stunned the Pittsburgh Steelers 45-42 at Heinz Field on Sunday afternoon. The Jaguars, in the NFL's play-offs for the first time in a decade, will travel to reigning champions the New England Patriots next weekend to determine who will be the AFC's representative in Super Bowl LII .

by | January 16, 2018 | 19:12

Running back Bryce Love will be returning for his senior season rather than entering the 2018 National Football League draft, his father told the San Francisco Chronicle . Love (5-10, 196 pounds) had 13 runs of 50 yards or more last season, an FBS record, including a 69-yard touchdown run in the Cardinals' 39-37 loss to TCU in the Alamo Bowl.

by | January 16, 2018 | 18:57

It had been reported that talks over a new contract had hit a sticking point with Can hoping to have a release clause inserted as part of the deal. But the midfielder stressed that he has not been in any kind of talks with any club and is keen to end the season with Liverpool before taking a call on his future.

by | January 16, 2018 | 18:54

The January transfer window may be a quiet one as Antonio Conte's future is still up in the air, with Paris Saint-Germain and the Italy national team as possible destinations for the 47-year-old in the summer. Conte's side, meanwhile, next face Norwich City mid-week in an FA Cup third round replay. Norwich will have to make do without midfielder Louis Thompson (Achilles), while Matt Jarvis (ankle) and Tom Trybull (back) will be assessed before Wednesday.

by | January 16, 2018 | 18:47

The Minnesota Vikings and Philadelphia Eagles will square off for the NFC championship. This game was over. Therefore, the Jags' best bet is to keep the Patriots off the field more often than not with a conservative, ball-control offense featuring a heavy dose of Fournette.

by | January 16, 2018 | 18:34

Manchester United legend Gary Neville believes Jose Mourinho would "happily" swap Henrikh Mkhitaryan for Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez . And despite Mourinho insisting on Friday the midfielder would be involved against Stoke, the 28-year-old was left in the stands.

by | January 16, 2018 | 16:58

He essentially shut Higgins' claims down and clarified that he's only ever seen the floor three times in his boxing career. "When you want to talk about facts - the three times that I have been hurt or dropped was in the European Championships when [trainer Rob] McCracken knows I was actually banned from the GB team, because I was still getting in trouble".

by | January 16, 2018 | 16:03

The world No 1, a beaten finalist in Melbourne previous year, eased past his Dominican opponent 6-1 6-1 6-1 in one hour and 34 minutes on Rad Laver Arena in front of an expectant crowd. At every Australian Open , tennis great Ken Rosewall writes a heartfelt letter and leaves it for Roger Federer in the players' locker room. "I still know what I'm capable of and I believe in my own abilities to win against the best players in the world", he said.

by | January 16, 2018 | 15:52

Curtis Granderson spent the majority of last season with the Mets before being traded to the Dodgers. Granderson spent the 2017 season between the Mets and the Dodgers and became a free agent following the World Series as his four year contract, initially signed with the Mets prior to the 2014 season, expired.

by | January 16, 2018 | 15:17

On a day in which both Manchester clubs continued to creep their noses in front in the race to sign the wantaway Arsenal star, one has admitted defeat and the other has learned of some new competition. Jose Mourinho is "relaxed" in his pursuit of Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez , with Manchester United widely seen to be in pole position to secure the Chile forward.

by | January 16, 2018 | 13:53

Things then escalated, with additional reports eventually surfacing the Clippers' owner Steve Ballmer was in the hallways leading to the locker rooms with security and police officers. Behind impressive performances from Blake Griffin (29 points, 10 rebounds and six assists) and Lou Williams (31 points and nine assists), the Clippers prevailed against Paul's Houston Rockets , 113-102, pushing their winning streak to five and moving into a tie with the Denver Nuggets for the Nos.

by | January 16, 2018 | 13:34

Karthik has played 23 Tests and his last five-day game for India was in January 2010 against Bangladesh. Saha played in the first Test at Cape Town where he scored just 8 runs in the second innings after being dismissed for a duck in the first.

by | January 16, 2018 | 13:06

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte suggests that fatigue was responsible for his side's goalless draw at home to Leicester City. It was the fifth game in a row that the Spaniard has failed to find the back of the net, although Conte believes the entire team should take responsibility when it comes to scoring goals .

by | January 16, 2018 | 12:43

If it is an accurate description of what Trump and Republicans in the Senate are willing to accept, conservative supporters of the president's original position will be greatly disappointed. "The folks from DACA should know the Democrats are the ones that aren't going to make a deal". Cotton added that people shouldn't be surprised by Durbin's comments because the IL senator "has a history of "misrepresenting what happens in White House meetings".

by | January 16, 2018 | 11:29

Ahmed picked up 51 before being removed by Boult, while a thunderous Hafeez bashed out 81 and was run out by Boult on the final ball. Southee was the pick of the bowlers with three wickets, while Williamson snapped up two. The delivery, made famous by India's Ravichandran Ashwin and Sri Lanka's Ajantha Mendis, where the middle finger flicks the ball and it turns the other way, bamboozled the opener and struck his leg stump.

by | January 16, 2018 | 10:57

Henrikh Mkhitaryan has been left out of the Manchester United squad to face Stoke City amid speculation he could move to Arsenal as part of a deal to bring Alexis Sanchez to Old Trafford. Seriously though, can we just get this deal done one way or another please? "I think him, [Arsenal coach Arsene] Wenger, [CEO Ivan] Gazidis, they are the ones who know what is going to happen".

by | January 16, 2018 | 10:52

Wawrinka , who had six months out after surgery on his left knee, beat Ricardas Berankis 6-3, 6-4, 2-6, 7-6 (2). The second seeded Swiss, who is coming off an extraordinary 2017, when he won a fifth Australian Open title and a record eighth at Wimbledon, faces Slovenia's Aljaz Bedene.

by | January 16, 2018 | 10:40

Global relations permanent secretary, Selma Ashipala-Musavyi said Friday that Namibia did not appreciate the disparaging remarks of USA president Donald Trump in which he is reported to have referred to African states as " shithole countries ".

by | January 16, 2018 | 09:42

Zlatan Ibrahimovic's struggles to fully recover from his serious knee ligament injury could see United spend up to £35m on bringing Vardy to Old Trafford , though Leicester City's owners, the Srivaddhanaprabha family, will require convincing.

by | January 16, 2018 | 09:03

Just a second win in five home league games moves second-placed United three points ahead of Liverpool and Chelsea , while leaders Manchester City are now back within 12 points. "To make my teammates score [is good], but the most important is to win, that we're winning and that I can make assists". United's sustained pressure in the second half eventually paid off as Lukaku made it 3-0 in the 72nd minute after turning past two defenders and shooting low past But land.