• Hungarian Prime Minister Expected to Win Third Successive Term
Hungarian Prime Minister Expected to Win Third Successive Term

High turnout may ultimately also hurt smaller opposition parties, because it would raise the number of votes needed to reach the 5 percent threshold to get into parliament. The EU is in Berlin, in Budapest, in Warsaw, in Prague and in Bucharest. Orban is credited with keeping the budget deficit under control, reducing unemployment and some of Hun...

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  • Tottenham suffered a lot for the three points - Pochettino
Tottenham suffered a lot for the three points - Pochettino

Christian Eriksen scored both goals as Tottenham beat Stoke City 2-1 at the Britannia Stadium to cement their place in the top four of the Premier League table. "I think Tottenham is an exciting project, present and future". They had to soak up a late spell of Everton pressure to stretch their record unbeaten run in Merseyside derbies to 1...

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  • Better than Ronaldo: Salah named best Champions League player of the week
Better than Ronaldo: Salah named best Champions League player of the week

Liverpool have an important Merseyside derby coming up against Everton on Saturday, which would help them cement a top 4 finish. He said: "At Real Madrid I don't have the kind of confidence that a footballer needs". I do think the three substitutions - which is my responsibility no matter how disappointed anybody is when they get substitut...

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  • Davis Cup: Zverev gives Germany 1-0 lead over Spain
Davis Cup: Zverev gives Germany 1-0 lead over Spain

The other two European match-ups are also 2-1 as it stands, as the France pair, boasting the ATP's No.9-ranked doubles player Nicolas Mahut alongside Pierre Hugues Herbert, raced to victory in straight sets, defeating Italy 6-4 6-3 6-1. Five-time champions Spain, meanwhile, have won 26 straight home ties, with their last defeat on Spanish soil agai...

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  • Jurgen Klopp has made a superb point about Oxlade-Chamberlain right now
Jurgen Klopp has made a superb point about Oxlade-Chamberlain right now

Towards the end of his time at Arsenal, Oxlade-Chamberlain was struggling to find his best form, but Klopp is adamant that Wenger was not responsible for the player's stagnant performances. "We're going to have to defend really well and we're going to have to go out there with confidence and attack as well". My game I wasn't too happy with.

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  • Predicted Spurs XI to face Stoke in the Premier League
Predicted Spurs XI to face Stoke in the Premier League

If the ground is not ready in time for the start of next term, Levy may ask the Premier League to switch their opening home games with the corresponding away fixtures later in the season, as West Ham did in 2018 at the London Stadium.

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  • 14 dead after bus crash involving Canadian junior hockey team
14 dead after bus crash involving Canadian junior hockey team

Mr Gadsby said they know there are multiple fatalities, but they have not heard how many. Michelle Straschnitzki, who lives in Airdrie, said her 18-year old son Ryan was transported to a hospital in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. The crash happened on Highway 35, about 30 kilometres north of Tisdale as the team was on route to Nipawin for a game agains...

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  • Golden night for Aussies as they smash records at Commonwealth Games
Golden night for Aussies as they smash records at Commonwealth Games

That win made up for Rebecca Wiasak's heartbreak in the women's 3000m individual pursuit decider, who lost to Scotland's Katie Archibald in the final. Looking ahead to the possibility of a clean sweep of her events at the meet - the 50m/100m freestyle, 50m butterfly, 4x100m freestyle relay and 4x100m medley relay - she added: "I haven't even though...

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  • Toronto strengthens hold on No. 1 seed by shutting down Celtics
Toronto strengthens hold on No. 1 seed by shutting down Celtics

The teams' recent play has brought the Celtics to within two games of the Raptors for the Eastern Conference lead. DeMar DeRozan scored 16 points, Fred VanVleet and Serge Ibaka each had 15 and the Raptors moved closer to clinching the top seed in the East by beating the Boston Celtics 96-78 on Wednesday night.

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  • Heynckes offers predecessor Ancelotti credit for Bayern title
Heynckes offers predecessor Ancelotti credit for Bayern title

Bayern were five points adrift when Carlo Ancelotti was sacked as head coach last September, but 72-year-old Jupp Heynckes who replaced him credited the players with turning Bayern's fortunes around. Ribery celebrated his 35th birthday with a cameo appearance for the final eight minutes before Wagner headed in Bayern's fourth. Elsewhere, seco...

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  • Jurgen Klopp faces tricky derby selection headache
Jurgen Klopp faces tricky derby selection headache

And despite their healthy league position, that means there is little scope for taking their foot off the pedal when they go to Goodison Park. Apart from anything else, their fans would not tolerate it. "Thank God Danny is here and in a good shape". With the squad wafer thin, Klopp has to stick with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to complete his midfie...

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  • Virgin Galactic VSS Unity's first rocket flight was a supersonic success
Virgin Galactic VSS Unity's first rocket flight was a supersonic success

A ticket to ride the space plane now sells for $250,000. Based on Virgin Galactic's post-flight report, pilots Mark "Forger" Stucky and Dave Mackay encountered no serious problems this time around. The company noted that Unity has safety mechanisms that were developed after the accident. If all goes well, commercial operations could begin...

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  • Guardiola didn't expect Liverpool side would attack bus
Guardiola didn't expect Liverpool side would attack bus

It will be do-or-die for City in the Champions League against Liverpool at the Etihad next week and Kompany is willing to put the club's domestic title celebrations on hold, given their 16-point lead atop the table. It is not OK. "Nothing else to say about this". City captain Kompany said the derby against second-placed United was the club's sh...

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  • Tony Finau wrecks his ankle at the Masters
Tony Finau wrecks his ankle at the Masters

You can have the ever-elusive hole in one, but in the midst of celebration, you suffer an injury. The 28-year-old, who is taking part in his first Masters , did finish the final two holes but was limping throughout and declined to speak to reporters afterwards.

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  • Celtics' Kyrie Irving to miss remainder of season, playoffs
Celtics' Kyrie Irving to miss remainder of season, playoffs

The fracture in Irving's patella has completely healed, and his knee remains structurally sound. Now, the Celtics have announced that he's going to miss the entire postseason. And yet, by the end of next week, Irving will have missed 117 of a possible 558 regular season games, or 21 percent, over his seven National Basketball Association ...

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  • Kevin De Bruyne votes Mohamed Salah as PFA Player of the Year
Kevin De Bruyne votes Mohamed Salah as PFA Player of the Year

As a player, coach and impartial observer, he is all too aware of the damage being cocksure can be as City suffered their first league defeat this season in January's seven-goal thriller between the sides. With their European dreams hanging by a thread, only an inspired motivational speech by Pep Guardiola and equally inspirational effort by his ...

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  • Garcia racks up record 13 strokes at par-five 15th
Garcia racks up record 13 strokes at par-five 15th

So it's just unfortunate, but that's what it is. "I felt like I hit a lot of good shots and unfortunately the ball just didn't want to stop". Three players - Jumbo Ozaki (1987), Ben Crenshaw (1997) and Ignacio Garrido (1998) - did that. After finding the middle of the fairway off the tee, Garcia elected to attack the green in two but saw his effort...

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  • Giancarlo Stanton Crushes 1st Home Run at Yankee Stadium
Giancarlo Stanton Crushes 1st Home Run at Yankee Stadium

The Yankees never trailed in the ballgame and ended up winning by seven runs. Severino is now 2-0 with a 1.38 E.R.A. David Adler of MLB .com noted it's the sixth-hardest hit home run in Yankee Stadium since the introduction of Statcast .

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  • Africa mourns South Africa's hero Winnie Madikizela-Mandela
Africa mourns South Africa's hero Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

A member of the African National Congress (ANC) political party, she served on the ANC's National Executive Committee and headed its Women's League. A memorial service for Mandela will be held 11 April and an "official national" funeral will be 14 April, Ramaphosa said. They couldn't get her husband to recant so they went after her, and she oveca...

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  • Tony Finau Suffers Gruesome Ankle Injury Celebrating at Masters Par 3 Contest
Tony Finau Suffers Gruesome Ankle Injury Celebrating at Masters Par 3 Contest

But when he turned round, his left ankle gave way. When he got up, it looked like he snapped his ankle back in place. He played on for two holes following the dislocation. But Watson's victory wasn't the only excitement in the group: Jack needed a hole in one on the 9th to tie Watson, but wasn't able to. "What a day. It's one I'll never forget".

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