Wilder KOs Ortiz to Retain WBC Heavyweight Title

  Unbeaten Deontay Wilder landed a devastating right hand to knock out Luis Ortiz in the seventh round and retain his World Boxing Council heavyweight title. The 34-year-old Wilder remains on course to achieve his goal of unifying all four heavyweight belts despite being largely outboxed by Ortiz before the explosive one-punch finish at the … Continue reading Wilder KOs Ortiz to Retain WBC Heavyweight Title

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Updated: Plane Crash Kills 29 At DR Congo City

  At least 29 people were killed Sunday when a small plane crashed after takeoff into a densely populated area of the city of Goma in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. A survivor among the 19 people — 17 passengers and two crew members — who were aboard the plane was taken to hospital … Continue reading Updated: Plane Crash Kills 29 At DR Congo City

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City Beat Chelsea To Maintain League Title Hope

    Manchester City came from behind to leapfrog Chelsea into third in the Premier League with a 2-1 victory at the Etihad to keep the English champions’ title challenge alive. Liverpool’s late win at Crystal Palace earlier in the day meant City started 12 points behind the leaders and looked in danger of failing … Continue reading City Beat Chelsea To Maintain League Title Hope

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‘I Don’t Take It For Granted’, Klopp Praises Liverpool Win At Palace

    Jurgen Klopp praised his side’s unerring ability to dig out results when not at their best after Liverpool again scored late to beat Crystal Palace 2-1 on Saturday and maintain their eight-point lead at the top of the Premier League. The leaders were indebted to an 85th-minute Roberto Firmino goal at Selhurst Park … Continue reading ‘I Don’t Take It For Granted’, Klopp Praises Liverpool Win At Palace

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Tackle Electoral Violence, Not Third Term, PDP Tells Buhari

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to address the issue of violence during elections in the country. It advised the President to end all attempts to bring the issue of running for another term in 2013 to public discourse, saying “the issue of third term is a dead end.” … Continue reading Tackle Electoral Violence, Not Third Term, PDP Tells Buhari

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Emery, Arsenal Players Booed Despite Late Draw Against Southampton

    Arsenal manager Unai Emery and his players were booed off despite Alexandre Lacazette’s 96th-minute equaliser denying Southampton a first win at the Gunners since 1987 in a pulsating 2-2 draw at the Emirates on Saturday. Emery’s chances of remaining in charge fade with every passing week as a point at home to a … Continue reading Emery, Arsenal Players Booed Despite Late Draw Against Southampton

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Man City Won’t Give Up On League Title Chase, Says Guardiola

    Pep Guardiola has issued a defiant message to runaway Premier League leaders Liverpool, saying his Manchester City side are not going to give up despite the yawning points gap. The City boss acknowledges that his team have it all to do, in fourth place and trailing the leaders by nine points after just … Continue reading Man City Won’t Give Up On League Title Chase, Says Guardiola

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Liverpool Leave It Late Again To Beat Palace

    Liverpool continue to look like Premier League champions in waiting as they combined grit and good fortune to secure a hard-fought 2-1 victory over Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park. The victory, secured by Roberto Firmino’s 85th-minute winner, made it 30 league games unbeaten for Jurgen Klopp’s side. It also reinforced their imposing ability … Continue reading Liverpool Leave It Late Again To Beat Palace

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‘Managerless’ Bayern Thrash Fortuna Duesseldorf To Go Second In Bundesliga

    Managerless Bayern Munich went second in the Bundesliga on Saturday with a 4-0 romp at Fortuna Duesseldorf as leaders Borussia Moenchengladbach suffered a shock 2-0 defeat at Union Berlin. Bayern’s interim coach Hansi Flick enjoyed his third straight win since Niko Kovac was sacked earlier this month as Munich moved to within a … Continue reading ‘Managerless’ Bayern Thrash Fortuna Duesseldorf To Go Second In Bundesliga

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Higuain, Dybala Score As Juventus Stay Top Of Serie A

    Gonzalo Higuain grabbed a second-half brace with Paulo Dybala adding a late third as Juventus rescued a 3-1 comeback win over Atalanta in the final quarter of an hour to stay top of Serie A on Saturday. Robin Gosens had nodded Atalanta ahead after 56 minutes as the Bergamo side chased their first … Continue reading Higuain, Dybala Score As Juventus Stay Top Of Serie A

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