Roger Federer rejects chance for dramatic retirement after Australian Open triumph

There was one piece of heartwarming news from Roger Federer’s morning-after – or rather afternoon-after – photocall in the shadow of Melbourne’s Royal Exhibition Building. He is not going to pull a Pete Sampras on us.

Sampras, you may remember, scored a stunning late-career triumph when he won the …
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Valentina Shevchenko: 5 Things To Know About Shocking Winner Of UFC’s FOX 23

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Valentina Shevchenko wowed the crowds in Denver on Sat. 28. after shockingly defeating Julianna Peña by second-round armbar during the UFC on Fox 23 fight night. So, who is the awesome warrior? Here’s 5 facts about the MMA champ.

  1. From Russia With Love

The fighter, real name, V …
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Meet Ann M Donnelly – the judge who stood up to Donald Trump’s ‘refugee ban’

On Saturday, a New York federal court issued an emergency stay on US President Donald Trump’s executive order banning immigration from seven predominantly Muslim countries. A lawsuit was filed by legal organisations along with the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) on behalf of individuals who we …
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The Judge Who Halted Trump’s Immigration Order: Who Is Ann Donnelly?

The federal judge in Brooklyn who issued the stay halting President Trump’s order denying entry to the United States to people from seven predominantly Muslim countries is a former prosecutor who spent 25 years working in the office of Manhattan District Attorney Robert Morgenthau. Ann M. Donnelly, …
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WWE Royal Rumble 2017 Results: News And Notes After Randy Orton Wins

I think I understand why the 2017 Royal Rumble is four hours long. It’s because it takes about an hour for WWE Superstars to walk down that massive ramp. At this pace, the Royal Rumble match might end by midday on Thursday.

The second Charlotte began taunting Bayley by saying “you’re one of them!” …
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