Sports

Djokovic aims to get in the zone for journeyman danger

Djokovic aims to get in the zone for journeyman danger

Published 27/06/2013

LONDON (Reuters) - World number one Novak Djokovic will aim to get in the zone to negotiate the dangers of facing a low-ranked player in [more…]

Noel, Ukrainian Len among candidates for Cavs’ top pick

Noel, Ukrainian Len among candidates for Cavs’ top pick

Published 27/06/2013

NEW YORK (Reuters) - With no consensus sure-fire star as an obvious target, Thursday's NBA Draft has a sense of suspense about it with numerous [more…]

Giantkiller Stakhovsky brings down ‘the legend and his ego’

Giantkiller Stakhovsky brings down ‘the legend and his ego’

Published 27/06/2013

LONDON (Reuters) - No matter where Sergiy Stakhovsky looks when he walks around the leafy grounds of the All England Club, he cannot escape the [more…]

Federer and Sharapova exit in Wednesday Wipeout

Federer and Sharapova exit in Wednesday Wipeout

Published 27/06/2013

LONDON (Reuters) - Wimbledon king Roger Federer and Maria Sharapova endured jolting second-round losses to opponents outside the world top 100 in a freakishly dramatic [more…]

NY GM regrets language, not message to A-Rod

NY GM regrets language, not message to A-Rod

Published 27/06/2013

(Adds telephone call between Rodriguez and Cashman) By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman regrets the language but [more…]

Pettersen expects ‘the worst’ at U.S. Women’s Open

Pettersen expects ‘the worst’ at U.S. Women’s Open

Published 27/06/2013

(Reuters) - Suzann Pettersen has long relished the grueling challenge at the U.S. Women's Open and once again she is using the psychological ploy of [more…]

Suit up! I’m here to win says new Clippers coach Rivers

Suit up! I’m here to win says new Clippers coach Rivers

Published 26/06/2013

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Newly-appointed Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers arrived at his team's practice facility on Wednesday in casual attire that showed [more…]

Wimbledon rules orange shoes out but not colored undies

Wimbledon rules orange shoes out but not colored undies

Published 26/06/2013

LONDON (Reuters) - Roger Federer received orders from Wimbledon organizers on Wednesday to change his orange-soled shoes that breach an all-white rule although women players [more…]

Ichiro steals the show as Yankees beat Rangers

Ichiro steals the show as Yankees beat Rangers

Published 26/06/2013

(Reuters) - Ichiro Suzuki stole the show from dueling Japanese pitchers Yu Darvish and Hiroki Kuroda with a walk-off home run that gave the New [more…]

Franklin cruises to 100m freestyle win at U.S. trials

Franklin cruises to 100m freestyle win at U.S. trials

Published 26/06/2013

(Reuters) - Four-times Olympic gold medalist Missy Franklin cruised to victory in the 100 meters freestyle at the U.S. national trials in Indiana on Tuesday, [more…]