Day: March 31, 2018

Ligue 1: Marseille close gap on Monaco after win at Dijon

Dimitri Payet saw a penalty saved in stoppage time before then converting another spot-kick as Marseille closed the gap on second-placed Monaco with a 3-1 win at Dijon. After a slow start at Stade Gaston-Gerard, Marseille took the lead in the 36th minute through a close-range finish from Valere Germain. The visitors were forced to […]

Google Plans to Close Its URL Shortener Next Year

Google Plans to Close Its URL Shortener Next Year © AP Photo/ Virginia MayoTech22:51 31.03.2018Get short URL 0 0 0 Links created by the URL-shortening service that started its work in 2009 will remain functional. Google announced in a blog post that it will wind down its link-shortening tool in April, with complete closure in spring of 2019, according […]

Sloane Stephens beats Jelena Ostapenko to win Miami Open

Sloane Stephens held her nerve in an error-strewn Miami Open final to beat Jelena Ostapenko 7-6 (7-5) 6-1 and lift the title for the first time on Saturday. Florida native Stephens has now won all six finals she has competed in, although both players struggled to find their rhythm early on. There were eight breaks […]

Joshua vs Parker: Anthony Crolla outpoints gutsy Edson Ramirez

Anthony Crolla stayed on course for a world title shot with a hard-fought victory over gutsy Mexican Edson Ramirez at The Principality Stadium. The Manchester favourite had to overcome a cut to his right eye to outwork ‘Buba’ Ramirez, on his way to claiming a unanimous decision victory, via scores of 100-91, 100-90 and 98-92, […]