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Hsieh, Lu crash out of Australian Open

By Dave Carroll

Taiwanese interest in the singles at the first Grand Slam of the year ended yesterday after Hsieh Su-wei and Lu Yen-hsun both fell to straight-sets defeats on the second day of the Australian Open in Melbourne. World No. 37 Hsieh fell to a comprehensive 6-1, 6-3FULL STORY

Petagna leads SPAL to come-from-behind win

Andrea Petagna on Monday ignited a come-from-behind victory for struggling SPAL to hand his former club Atalanta BC a shock 2-1 defeat in Serie A. The UEFA Champions League-chasing side from Bergamo, Italy, had won their past two home games against AC Milan and Parma, withFULL STORY

Last-gasp Acciari goal lifts Panthers over Wild

Doink. Doink. Winner. Noel Acciari on Monday scored with 5.6 seconds left in the third period as the Florida Panthers rallied to win their fifth straight game, beating the Minnesota Wild 5-4. Despite his stick being held by Ryan Suter, Acciari was able to tip in aFULL STORY

Ireland’s Bennett takes early Tour Down Under lead

Sam Bennett yesterday won a tight sprint finish to take the Tour Down Under’s first stage in a quick early return for his new Deceuninck-Quick-Step team. Bennett, the Irish national champion, swept home in the final moments of the 150km stage to cross half a bikeFULL STORY

Mendis, Mathews lead Sri Lanka to 205-3 in Harare

Kusal Mendis yesterday struck a measured 80 as Sri Lanka reached 205-3 at tea on the third day of the first Test against Zimbabwe in Harare. It was a hard sweat for Sri Lanka’s batsmen, who still trailed Zimbabwe by 153 at tea, with theirFULL STORY

Walker wins first against James as Celtics rout Lakers

Kemba Walker on Monday finally beat LeBron James, and he did it by helping the Boston Celtics send the Los Angeles Lakers to their biggest loss of the season. Walker ended a career-long losing streak against James, scoring 20 points to beat him for the firstFULL STORY

Chiefs, 49ers seal Super Bowl spots2020-01-21

Patrick Mahomes on Sunday ended the Kansas City Chiefs’ 50-year wait for a return to the Super Bowl, while the San Francisco 49ers routed the Green Bay Packers to also advance to the NFL showpiece. Mahomes helped the Chiefs overturn a 10-point deficit to complete aFULL STORY

Gauff completes double eclipse of Venus2020-01-21

Coco Gauff yesterday shone on her Australian Open debut as she knocked Venus Williams out of the first round in a repeat of her stunning victory over the seven-time Grand Slam champion in their Wimbledon opener last year. The 15-year-old American sensation, 24 years Williams’ juniorFULL STORY

Dare to dream, Klopp tells Liverpool fans2020-01-21

Liverpool fans should be dreaming of a first English title in 30 years, Juergen Klopp said, even if the German is taking nothing for granted after opening up a 16-point lead at the top of the table. Goals early and late from Virgil van Dijk andFULL STORY

Messi gifts Setien debut win2020-01-21

Barcelona might have a new coach, but Lionel Messi remains their unquestionable talisman after guiding the Spanish champions to a nervy 1-0 win at home to Granada in La Liga in Quique Setien’s first game in charge. The Argentine on Sunday struck the only goal inFULL STORY

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