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Las Vegas police seeking soccer star’s DNA in rape case

Photo: Ronaldo is being asked by police in the U.S. to provide a DNA sample in an ongoing investigation of a Nevada woman’s allegation that he raped her in his Las Vegas hotel penthouse in 2009, the soccer star’s lawyer in Las Vegas said Thursday, Jan 10, 2019. Las Vegas, Jan 11 : Cristiano Ronaldo is being asked by police ...

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Real Madrid averts upset, beats Leganes 3-0 in Copa del Rey

Photo: Real Madrid’s Vinicius Jr celebrates after scoring during a Spanish Copa del Rey soccer match between Real Madrid and Leganes at the Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, Spain, Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019. Madrid, Jan 10 : Real Madrid avoided the upset this time, beating Leganes 3-0 on Wednesday to move closer to the last eight of the Copa del Rey. ...

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Sylhet Sixers beat Chittagong Vikings by 5 runs

Sylhet Sixers beat Chittagong Vikings by five runs in a last over thriller in the Bangladesh Premier League(BPL) on Wednesday at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium. Vikings needed 24 runs in the over bowled by Al Amin Hossain. Robbie Frylinck hit two sixes but that was not enough. The Vikings ended their innings at 163 for seven. Robbie remained unbeaten with ...

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Ronaldinho honored at Rio’s Maracana hall of fame

photo: Rio de Janeiro Gov. Wilson Witzel, right, pretends to clean the shoe of Brazil’s former soccer player Ronaldinho Gaucho, after Ronaldinho printed his feet on a plaque for Brazil’s Soccer Walk of Fame at Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019. Rio de Janeiro, Jan 9 : Ronaldinho has joined the hall of fame of ...

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Makeshift Liverpool team loses to Wolves 2-1 in FA Cup

Photo: Liverpool’s Ki-Jana Hoever, left, vies for the ball with Wolverhampton’s Diogo Jota during the English FA Cup third round soccer match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Liverpool at the Molineux Stadium in Wolverhampton, England, Monday, Jan 7, 2019. England, Jan 8 : A makeshift Liverpool team containing three teenagers making their senior debuts was beaten by Wolverhampton Wanderers 2-1 in ...

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Real Madrid shocked by Real Sociedad at Bernabeu

Ten-man Real Madrid suffered a surprise defeat by Real Sociedad as the visitors earned their first victory at the Bernabeu in La Liga for 15 years. Willian Jose fired Sociedad in front from the penalty spot in the third minute after Mikel Merino was fouled by Real Madrid’s Casemiro. Things then got more difficult for Real Madrid when Lucas Vazquez ...

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Kohli’s India script historic series win in Australia

Seventy-one years after they first toured Australia, India finally have a series win to show. While it wasn’t quite the grandstand 3-1 finish they would have envisaged, it was a series win well deserved. History was celebrated with handshakes at little after 2.30pm on a bleak day where play didn’t look possible at any stage. This meant they weren’t able ...

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Afridi steals Smith-Warner showdown

Pakistani all-rounder Shahid Afridi’s unbeaten 39 off 25 balls lifted Comilla Victorians to four-wicket win over Sylhet Sixers in their opening match of sixth Bangladesh Premier League in Mirpur on Sunday. In a low-scoring encounter, Comilla had to bat till the penultimate ball of the match to reach 130-6 after they restricted Sylhet for 127-8 in their stipulated overs. Afridi, ...

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Comilla Victorians choose to filed against Sylhet Sixers

Comilla Victorians won the toss and elected to field against Sylhet Sixers in the 3rd match of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) at Shere Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur on Sunday.   Comilla XI: Steven Smith, Anamul Haque, Tamim Iqbal, Imrul Kayes, Md Saifuddin, Abu Hider, Md Shahid, Mahedi Hasan, Evin Lewis, Shoaib Malik, Shahid Afridi  Sylhet XI: David Warner, ...

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Fabregas says goodbyes as Chelsea advances in FA Cup

Photo: Chelsea players celebrate after Alvaro Morata, center left, scored the opening goal during the English FA Cup third round soccer match between Chelsea and Nottingham Forest at Stamford Bridge in London, Saturday, Jan 5, 2019. London, Jan 6 : Cesc Fabregas might have played his last game not only for Chelsea but also in English football after bidding the ...

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