News Games Screen savers eCards Photos Help

You are not signed in. Sign In • Sign Up


The Guardian (U.K.) 

Manchester City 1-1 Roma | Champions League match report

The best images from the Etihad Stadium Jamie Jackson: five talking pointsIt has become the recurring theme of Manchester Citys difficult and largely unsatisfactory Champions League story, and the longer it goes on the harder the impression becomes of a team struggling to know what to do to put it right.This is the fourth successive season they have failed to win their first home game in th

Sporting Lisbon 0-1 Chelsea | Champions League match report

Sporting Lisbon 0-1 ChelseaJosé Mourinho strode on to the turf at the final whistle, marching pointedly into his opponents half to offer his hand to the Sporting goalkeeper, Rui Patrício, as he trudged away from the goal-mouth digesting defeat. The gesture told some of the story of Chelseas utter dominance as they delivered a first proper statement of intent on a group they now lead. The scorel

Brendan Rodgers: Daniel Sturridge fit for Liverpool but not England

Liverpool manager still angry about strikers injury Whether hes available for Liverpool or not, he wont be fit Sturridge picks up thigh injury during England trainingBrendan Rodgers is on a potential collision course with Roy Hodgson after telling the England manager that Daniel Sturridge will not be fit for the forthcoming Euro 2016 qualifiers even if he plays for Liverpool this weekend.S

Olympic swimming champion Michael Phelps arrested for drunk driving

Multiple gold medallist stopped by police in Baltimore Second time Phelps has been arrested for offence I am deeply sorry to everyone I have let downMichael Phelps was arrested for drunken driving early on Tuesday after speeding and then crossing the double-lane lines inside the Fort McHenry Tunnel in Baltimore.The Olympic swimming champion was clocked by radar at around 1.40am travelling

Alex Corbisiero and Geoff Parling out of Englands autumn Tests

Corbisiero hurt during Saints victory over Bath Parling out until December with concussionMatch report: Northampton defy Bath fightbackThe autumnal leaves are falling and so are Englands tight forwards. Stuart Lancaster is not due to announce his November squad for another three weeks but the names of Alex Corbisiero and Geoff Parling have been added to an injury list that already includes t

Ashley Giles snubbed by Somerset over director of cricket vacancy

County chose Matthew Maynard to replace Dave Nosworthy Giles could now turn attention to vacancy at LancashireAshley Giles has suffered another coaching snub, this time from Somerset, who have preferred the former Glamorgan captain Matthew Maynard as their new director of cricket.Maynard, 48, had a spell on the England coaching staff under his former Glamorgan coach Duncan Fletcher, and has

WBO promises to investigate Paul Smiths defeat by Arthur Abraham

President Paco Valcarcel acknowledges judge screwed up Smiths promoter Eddie Hearn has called for rematchPaul Smith could be handed the chance of a rematch with Arthur Abraham after the World Boxing Organisation acknowledged one of their judges screwed up in Germany on Saturday in the world super-middleweight title fight.The WBO president, Paco Valcarcel, has promised to investigate Fernand

American League Wild Card: Oakland Athletics 9-8 Kansas City Royals live!

*Wild Kansas City comeback ousts Athletics in 12-inning thriller*Seven Royals steal seven bases en route to victory*KC face the LA Angels in the ALCS starting Thursday*Brandon Moss hits two home runs in defeat 1.05am ET Well, the rest of the playoffs have an awful lot to live up to. We just watched a classic play out and the Royals just destroy the As General Manager, Billy Beane

Gold Coast Suns sack Guy McKenna and may pursue Essendon's Mark Thompson

*Thompson currently assistant coach for Bombers*Suns failed to make AFL finals in 2014The Essendon caretaker coach, Mark Thompson, is a possible target for the Gold Coast Suns after they sacked Guy McKenna. The Suns started McKennas fourth season in charge brightly, before a collapse in form led to the team missing out on the finals. The Suns informed McKenna of their decision on Tuesday

Rabbitohs rookie Apisai Koroisau to replace Issac Luke in grand final

*Luke suspended for dangerous throw*Replacement has played just 14 first grade gamesRookie Apisai Koroisau will be thrust into the cauldron of an NRL grand final in just his 14th first grade game, after devastated South Sydney hooker Issac Luke was suspended from the 2014 decider against Canterbury on Sunday. The NRL judiciary upheld Lukes suspension for a dangerous throw on Tuesday nigh

Canterbury Bulldogs' grand final hopes driven by Des Hasler's eccentric genius

The Dogs coach is a bundle of contradictions but he is one of the most ruthlessly efficient winners in the NRLTo understand Des Hasler is from the outside akin to figuring out the intricacies of quantum physics. He is seen as an eccentric genius, a mystery wrapped in a riddle in a lions mane. At times erudite and charming, at others belligerent and obstinate, Haslers one enduring truth is his

An AFL career is over in a flash and it's the friendships that stay with you | Luke Ablett

Every former player I have asked has agreed on one thing: we miss the bonds forged with our team-matesThere are a few questions that come up a lot for a former AFL player. How did it feel to win a premiership? What was Barry Hall like? What was Paul Roos like? How many injuries did you get? Hows your body now? The list goes on. The one question that former players often ask each other, how

Richard Cockerill determined to do it my way at struggling Leicester

Leicesters director of rugby says, I aint going anywhere, despite his sides poor form and worrying injury listCrisis, what crisis? Talk to Richard Cockerill, Leicesters director of rugby, about the Tigers grim injury list and below-par recent results and the crackle of defiance is remarkable even by his own passionate standards.I am here for the battle, I aint going anywhere. If I am going t

William Buick receives surprise Arc call-up for German runner Ivanhowe

Ryan Moore still in search of ride in Europes premier race Al Kazeem is confirmed on course for LongchampWilliam Buick, whose main employer John Gosden will saddle the favourite Taghrooda in the Prix de lArc de Triomphe, will be aboard the German-trained contender Ivanhowe in Sundays big race, removing one possible partner from a small and shrinking list of openings available to Ryan Moore.

Horse racing tips: Wednesday 1 October

The Ed McMahon-trained Venutius at Newcastle is rated the best bet of the dayNottingham2.10 Manmanytalents 2.40 Scots Fern 3.10 Hillgrove Angel 3.45 Excellent Puck 4.20 Faure Island 4.50 Rocket Rob 5.20 Dishy Guru Continue reading...

Ticket ballots to be held for some Rugby World Cup 2015 matches

At least 20 of 48 games for all prices will be included Aim is to ensure as many fans as possible have seats Latest news on the tournament The 10 sides to fearDemand for next years Rugby World Cup has been so high that ballots will take place for some seats for every match to determine who receives tickets.A ballot will be held for at least 20 of the 48 matches for all price categories, w

NFL says Husain Abdullah should not have been penalised for praying

Flag thrown after Kansas City Chiefs player dropped to his knees in prayer after an interception in Monday night gameThe NFL said on Tuesday that Kansas City Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah should not have been penalized for unsportsmanlike conduct when he dropped to his knees in prayer after an interception.The leagues rule book prohibits players from celebrating while on the ground, but sp

MLB Postseason 2014: share your photos and experiences

The MLB playoffs are upon us and we want to know how this years baseball season has been for you and your team so far. Share your teams success stories or shortcomings with usWith the MLB playoff set to begin this week this is an ideal opportunity to show us what your team means to you, and what your favourite moments of the season have been so far. How long have you supported your team? If y

Bite-size memories of Mike Tyson by the writer whose words packed a punch

In Scream: The Tyson Tapes, the late Jonathan Rendall presents an oral history of the fighters life that chronicles the rise and fall of one of sports most controversial figuresThe acclaimed sportswriter Jonathan Rendall, author of This Bloody Mary is the Last Thing I Own and Twelve Grand, died in January 2013 aged 48. He left behind the manuscript for Scream: The Tyson Tapes, an oral history o

Patriots' humbling by the Chiefs raises the question: is Tom Brady finished?

Patriots endure humiliating reverse at cacophonous Arrowhead; Oakland fire Dennis Allen after Wembley defeat; Cowboys go old-school; and Bridgewater stars for the Minnesota Vikings Back at the start of this month, shortly before the new NFL season began, Tom Brady was asked how many years he thought he had left in his NFL career. The Patriots quarterback responded with the sort of snappy soun

Andy Murray defeats Jerzy Janowicz in China Open

Scot wins 6-7, 6-4, 6-2 to book place in second round Result follows first tournament win since Wimbledon Andy Murray wins Shenzhen Open Andy Murray fought from a set down to defeat Jerzy Janowicz 6-7, 6-4, 6-2 and book his place in the second round of the China Open.Murray, who defeated Spains Tommy Robredo on Sunday to secure the Shenzhen Open, his first tournament victory since winning

Derek Jeters winning run brings a perfect end to career at Yankee Stadium

Bradley Wiggins wins World Time Trial title; Wayne Rooney sent off in United win; Andy Murray wins Shenzhen OpenThe New York Yankees bade farewell to one of baseballs most iconic stars, the shortstop Derek Jeter, who fittingly capped off his last appearance at Yankee Stadium by hitting his sides winning run against the Baltimore Orioles. Afterwards Jeter struggled for once to keep his legendary

David Lloyd earns accolade despite Lancashires bumbling season

Bumble receives award for contribution to promoting game Lancastrian recognised for variety of roles in five decades Major honours go to Yorkshires Adam Lyth and Alex LeesHow Yorkshire won the County ChampionshipDavid Lloyd prevented a Yorkshire clean sweep, and provided Lancashire with a rare success at the end of a miserable 2014 season, by receiving the Peter Smith Award for his outstandi

Sport picture of the day: back flipping over a canyon

The Red Bull Rampage is the great equaliser of all mountain bike events, draws slopestyle riders, downhill racers and natural-terrain freeriders together in one big-mountain test of all-around bike skill on near-vertical sandstone ridges in Utah. Jeff Herbertson pulled of a massive backflip over the canyon on both his runs and the use of a digital sequence composite is a good way to illustrate thi

Lewis Hamilton wants straight battle with Nico Rosberg for F1 title

Three points between drivers going into Japanese Grand Prix Hamilton anxious to match greats with first win at SuzukaMax Verstappen to become youngest driver at an F1 weekendRosbergs Singapore retirement due to freak contaminationLewis Hamilton is looking to join the greats of Formula One by winning at Suzuka this week with the Mercedes driver hoping for a straight battle for the championshi

Talking Horses: Best bets for Tuesdays racing plus our competition

Tiggy Wiggy will not take her chance in the Prix de lAbbaye at Longchamp on SundayTony Paley: Tiggy Wiggy has been ruled out of Sundays Group One Prix de lAbbaye sprint, with trainer Richard Hannon announcing that his star filly has run her last race of the campaign. Continue reading...

Wayne Daniel: the Middlesex menace who did not know how to bowl slow | Mike Selvey

Some of the happiest years of my cricketing life were those spent bowling in tandem with a Diamond from West Indies Lancashire relegated after shootout with MiddlesexThere was much more at stake than mere first division survival during Middlesexs titanic struggle with Lancashire a week ago. For both of them this year is the 150th since their foundation, each of them marking the seasons finale

Manchester City v Roma: Champions League live!

*Champions League updates from the 7.45pm BST kick-off*Live scores! Follow all of the goals and games with our match centres*And email or tweet @NickAmes82 8.41pm BST Our man in Bosnia, Sasa Ibrulj, is not in Bosnia right now hes in Manchester surveying his two countrymen.The way Pjani plays without ball for Roma is what Bosnia needs. But he plays in

Sporting Lisbon v Chelsea: Champions League live!

*Champions League updates from the 7.45pm BST kick-off in Lisbon*Live scores! Follow all of the goals and games with our match centres*And email or tweet @JacobSteinberg 8.46pm BST In the other game in this group, its Schalke 0-1 Maribor. 8.34pm BST The whistle blows for half-time, giving Sporting a chance to regroup after an extremely testing firs

Mats Hummels: I am not tempted by a move to Manchester United

Defender to stay at Borussia Dortmund for rest of career I would have been so happy for Gerrard if hed won the title Jürgen Klopp: Hummels to Man Utd for 20m? Forget itMats Hummels has said he is not tempted to move to Manchester United or any other club, adding that what he has at Borussia Dortmund is truly unique. The defender, who joined on loan from Bayern Munich in 2008 and then permanen

News Categories News | Awards & Certificates | Promote Us | Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Uninstall Info

© 2014 All rights reserved. is part of the Xacti Group Companies.
All other names are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective owners.