Novak Djokovic Passes Heat Test at the Australian Open

Novak Djokovic Passes Heat Test at the Australian Open

Sports January 18, 2018 0

“For sure, you know, we took risk,” Monfils said, talking about health risks, not forehands down the line. But Monfils, like so many others around the grounds on Thursday, managed to reach the finish even if Djokovic ended up the winner for the 15th time in their 15 matches,... Read more
WTA Finals Will Move to China for Next 10 Years

WTA Finals Will Move to China for Next 10 Years

Sports January 18, 2018 0

“It’s a huge opportunity for us,” Simon said. “It’s going to allow us to do some things as a tour and invest with a long-term vision and planning, and we haven’t had that opportunity before.” The move to Shenzhen was clearly driven by economics. Stacey Allaster, the former head... Read more

Trevor Ariza and Gerald Green Suspended Over Rockets-Clippers Melee

Sports January 18, 2018 0

In comments made to the Houston Chronicle, Vandeweghe said that Clippers players and Staples Center staff members corroborated accounts stating that Harden and Paul were merely acting as peacemakers. Vandeweghe also said that Capela’s role in the incident was a complete fabrication, as security camera footage showed that Capela... Read more
Eric Wynalda Discusses His Financial Problems — and Everything Else

Eric Wynalda Discusses His Financial Problems — and Everything Else

Sports January 18, 2018 0

It is the rest of the résumé his detractors say is lacking. Wynalda’s critics point out his campaign is being financed in part by a minor-league owner who is locked in a legal battle with U.S. Soccer, and they say he has little experience to prepare him for the... Read more
North and South Korean Teams to March as One at Olympics

North and South Korean Teams to March as One at Olympics

Sports January 17, 2018 0

Mr. Trump has threatened the North with “fire and fury like the world has never seen” should it put the security of Americans and their allies at risk. Mr. Kim has called Mr. Trump a lunatic. The Olympics agreement could help President Moon Jae-in of South Korea, who has... Read more
Tyler Hilinski of Washington State Found Dead in Apparent Suicide

Tyler Hilinski of Washington State Found Dead in Apparent Suicide

Sports January 17, 2018 0

“We are deeply saddened to hear the news of Tyler’s passing,” Mr. Leach said. “He was an incredible young man and everyone who had the privilege of knowing him was better for it. ” As a redshirt sophomore for the Cougars in 2017, Mr. Hilinski completed 130 of 179... Read more
The Center of U.S. Gymnastics’ Success Is Now a Haunted House

The Center of U.S. Gymnastics’ Success Is Now a Haunted House

Sports January 17, 2018 0

But for all the medals that flowed from the Karolyi ranch, it can no longer be the site of the national training center. The place is haunted now. Photo Simone Biles said on Monday that it “broke her heart” that she would have to train for the 2020 Olympics... Read more
Morocco Wants to Host the World Cup. Just Don’t Ask for Any Details.

Morocco Wants to Host the World Cup. Just Don’t Ask for Any Details.

Sports January 17, 2018 0

Morocco’s rivals across the Atlantic, meanwhile, are months ahead, at least as far as optics are concerned: Their 14-member multinational bid committee and four-person executive team has already trimmed an early list of 41 potential host cities. The three countries long ago determined the number of matches each country... Read more
Novak Djokovic Wins After an Injury Layoff, but Questions Remain

Novak Djokovic Wins After an Injury Layoff, but Questions Remain

Sports January 16, 2018 0

That question mark hardly applies to Djokovic alone in this injury-riddled phase in men’s tennis. His next opponent in Melbourne, the Frenchman Gaël Monfils, is also coming back from an extended layoff. So is one of Djokovic’s biggest rivals, Stan Wawrinka, the Swiss star who also had not played... Read more
On Pro Basketball: N.B.A. Power Rankings: Warriors on Top at Midseason

On Pro Basketball: N.B.A. Power Rankings: Warriors on Top at Midseason

Sports January 16, 2018 0

The Warriors, the Celtics, the Raptors and the Rockets made up a pretty good top four in the first half of the N.B.A. season, but the Cavaliers cannot be counted out. Source link Read more