Juan Martin del Potro sets up Rafael Nadal clash at Wimbledon

The set stayed on serve until Del Potro secured the first break point for a 4-3 lead. Nadal was forced to come back from a set down before breaking in a thrilling fifth set to win in nearly five hours. "107 miles an hour. That's very amusing", sa... More..

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1st test: Sri Lanka 287 all out; Steyn goes closer to record
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

1st test: Sri Lanka 287 all out; Steyn goes closer to record

Herath has notched up 418 wickets in 90 test matches for Sri Lanka and is the country's highest wicket-taker after Muttiah Muralitharan , who has a staggering 800 test wickets to his name. Left-arm wristspin...More..

Federation Internationale de Football Association 2018: Croatia ready for seismic event, says coach Dalic
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Federation Internationale de Football Association 2018: Croatia ready for seismic event, says coach Dalic

It was never going to happen, of course, as the ecstasy of taking a tiny nation to the final of the World Cup for the first time needed to be worked through with the people that provided the players with supp...More..

Belgium vs England, World Cup third place play-off
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Belgium vs England, World Cup third place play-off

As England entered the final five minutes of their semi-final defeat to Croatia on Wednesday, a peak audience of 26.5 million people were tuned in to ITV, according to overnight figures. Trent Alexander-Arn...More..

Astros send reliever Giles to Triple-A
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Astros send reliever Giles to Triple-A

Hinch as he was removed from the game. The Astros have recalled left-hander Cionel Perez in a corresponding move. He is 0-2 with a 4.99 ERA and 1.27 WHIP, striking out 31 batters in 30.2 innings. "He has not...More..

Stuck between EU and US: Britains Brexit dilemma
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Stuck between EU and US: Britains Brexit dilemma

He said her former foreign secretary , Boris Johnson , would make an "excellent" prime minister , speaking just days after Johnson resigned his position in protest over May's Brexit plans. They are very ...More..

Deflated England, Belgium get ready for third place clash
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Deflated England, Belgium get ready for third place clash

Ex-Real striker Mijatovic says: "Modric has all the possibilities to be the best player of the World Cup and a serious candidate for the Ballon d'Or". Not everyone seems as enthusiastic as Walker. England's...More..

Donald Trump hails ‘incredible’ Scotland as two day visit begins
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Donald Trump hails ‘incredible’ Scotland as two day visit begins

The US President openly said he skipped visiting London over the protests that made him feel "unwelcome" , but now it seems like he will have to bear the hostilities if he is to spend the weekend at his golf...More..

Antonio Conte has been sacked by Chelsea
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Antonio Conte has been sacked by Chelsea

Chelsea sacked Conte and nearly his entire staff at the club's Cobham training ground after the Italian took a morning session yesterday, with Sarri now on the brink of taking over. Conte spent two years at C...More..

Mourinho: England have reason to be optimistic
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Mourinho: England have reason to be optimistic

England led after a superb Kieran Trippier free kick five minutes in but they were made pay for their failure to convert further chances by Ivan Perisic's second-half strike and Mario Mandzukic's extra-ti...More..

Surging Martin climbs 'the wall' to earn stage victory
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Surging Martin climbs 'the wall' to earn stage victory

The peleteon split in three just under the 100 kilometre mark with Quick-Step and the main contenders in the first chasing group, followed by a second group which included Movistar's Nairo Quintana and Mikel La...More..

Trump Baby Blimp Finally Flies Over London During His Visit
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Trump Baby Blimp Finally Flies Over London During His Visit

It also plans to allow certain types of freedom of movement but confirms that it will not allow the type of free access to Britain that is enjoyed by European Union member states now. "I don't take questions fr...More..

Antoine Griezmann hits back at Thibaut Courtois criticism
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Antoine Griezmann hits back at Thibaut Courtois criticism

It's a dream. We are going through to the World Cup final - but you have to realise that dream. "I don't care. I want the star (on my shirt for World Cup winners)". After a slow start in Russia, France h...More..

by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Jabari Parker on the verge of offer sheet from Bulls

Parker was the No. 2 overall pick in the 2014 National Basketball Association draft, though has suffered two ACL tears to his left knee already in his career. Parker missed most of last season after he suffered...More..

Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle confirmed to attend Wimbledon finals together
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle confirmed to attend Wimbledon finals together

The former world number one will be seeking a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title when she faces Angelique Kerber in Saturday's showpiece. "It's interesting", Serena said of her Wimbledon run over the ...More..

Kevin Anderson gave classy interview after winning 6-hour Wimbledon semifinal
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Kevin Anderson gave classy interview after winning 6-hour Wimbledon semifinal

It is absolutely evident that Djokovic has an edge over his Spanish rival on grass courts over various time-frames, and with the nearly five-hour quarter-final for Nadal factored in as well, the available [2....More..

by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Shaqiri having medical ahead of £13m Liverpool move

Stoke City pocketed a £13million transfer fee for the sale and Shaqiri becomes Liverpool's third summer signing. At the World Cup, Shaqiri scored a 90th-minute victor to give Switzerland a 2-1 victory over...More..

Chelsea part ways with Conte
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Chelsea part ways with Conte

With confirmation coming through on Friday morning that Antonio Conte had been relieved of his duties as head coach, leaving the way clear for former Napoli manager Maurizio Sarri to take the reins at Sta...More..

Serena breaks
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Serena breaks "Drake curse" to make Wimbledon semis

To be in the semifinals". "It wasn't any surprise I just kept fighting". But it never happened to me that the umpire changed the decision. "I'm equally happy if I would have won all the matches in four sets...More..

Tour de France: Dylan Groenewegen sprints to stage seven victory
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Tour de France: Dylan Groenewegen sprints to stage seven victory

The only exception is the man they call "G", who sits three seconds off Van Avermaet in yellow and, as the victor of the traditional pre-Tour warm-up race the Criterium du Dauphine, has every right to be cons...More..

Wimbledon 2018: Isner beats Raonic in quarter-final slug-fest
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Wimbledon 2018: Isner beats Raonic in quarter-final slug-fest

He faced his friend and old college foe Kevin Anderson in the semifinals Friday, where he lost in a game that lasted more than six hours. After being kept on the run for six hours and 36 minutes, the longes...More..

by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Liverpool face Lazio competition for Stoke attacker Xherdan Shaqiri

The Swiss worldwide has been a player on Liverpool's radar since 2014 and had his heart set on a move to Anfield when the club's interest first emerged this summer. The 26-year-old scored eight times in the P...More..

Kevin Anderson vs John Isner, Wimbledon 2018 semi-final
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Kevin Anderson vs John Isner, Wimbledon 2018 semi-final

Isner, who is yet to drop serve at the tournament, has hit 160 aces compared to Anderson's 123. Anderson will now play the victor of either Novak Djokovic or Rafael Nadal . Isner double-faulted to set up a...More..

Papa John's to remove founder's image from ads
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Papa John's to remove founder's image from ads

Schnatter submitted his resignation Wednesday as a member of the university's board of trustees after Louisville National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) called for Schnatter to eith...More..

by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Nets trade Lin, take on Faried in salary dump

According to Wojnarowski, Atlanta is also sending Brooklyn a 2020 second-round pick via Portland. MORE: Are Nets Making A Play For Marcus Smart? It looks like Dennis Schroder's days in Atlanta are numbe...More..

Isaiah Thomas Inks Deal With Denver Nuggets
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Isaiah Thomas Inks Deal With Denver Nuggets

Thomas' contract is reportedly worth $2 million. Thomas finished last season with the Los Angeles Lakers after his trade from the Boston Celtics to the Cleveland Cavaliers . The trend of one-year deals h...More..

Where it went wrong for Conte at Chelsea
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Where it went wrong for Conte at Chelsea

Conte produced a record 30 Premier League wins during his maiden season, which has since been thwarted by Manchester City's 32 victories last season, while he now boasts Chelsea's longest consecutive league...More..

Why NZ Football are still winners at the 2018 Fifa World Cup
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Why NZ Football are still winners at the 2018 Fifa World Cup

It was a tough day for England: after their overtime loss in a tight World Cup 2018 semifinal match against Croatia , the team had to let go of their high hopes for World Cup glory this year. We'll ha...More..

Ryan Giggs Has an Interesting Take on Cristiano Ronaldo Transfer
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Ryan Giggs Has an Interesting Take on Cristiano Ronaldo Transfer

However, with a new investment strategy in place, Fiat claims that all employees across Italy shall return to work by 2022. The USB union said that the £99 million required to sign the 33-year-old player to...More..

by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Mahrez explains why he signed for Manchester City

Now back to an already-established Premier League star, new boy Mahrez, who spoke to the press on Thursday following his Blues move. Maguire has built on an impressive season for the Foxes with a series of ...More..

Stop zooming in on attractive women
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Stop zooming in on attractive women

Sexism has caused problems, according to Piara Powar, executive director of anti-discrimination group Fare Network , which has been helping Federation Internationale de Football Association monitor behaviour a...More..

LeBron James May Star In An Upcoming Comedy Movie He’s Producing
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

LeBron James May Star In An Upcoming Comedy Movie He’s Producing

Many assumed James would go to Los Angeles , and West saw little of the Lakers' influence on the move. "I thought I had learned a long time ago to never touch religion or politics", Never said . 'I got a ...More..

Jordan Henderson hopes his record-breaking England run can continue
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Jordan Henderson hopes his record-breaking England run can continue

Those are the words of former Liverpool and England team-mate Steven Gerrard, who says that a major success may help Henderson to have his talents more widely recognised. The England regular spoke highly ...More..

Chelsea star Eden Hazard makes stunning revelation about joining Real Madrid
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Chelsea star Eden Hazard makes stunning revelation about joining Real Madrid

Given that he only has two years left on his current Chelsea deal, Hazard wouldn't be the most expensive piece of business. Mbappe has arguably been the stand out attacking player at the World Cup in Russia...More..

Indian women’s cricket coach quits over ‘training methods’
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Indian women’s cricket coach quits over ‘training methods’

Having previously been part of the women's coaching staff, Arothe was hired just ahead of India's quadrangular ODI series in South Africa past year, and until the 2017 Women's World Cup in the United Kingdo...More..

Charles Oakley accused of committing fraudulent act in Vegas
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Charles Oakley accused of committing fraudulent act in Vegas

Former NBA power forward Charles Oakley was arrested Sunday at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas after allegedly being caught on camera cheating inside the casino. local time. After getting confirmation via s...More..

All-Star Game Rosters Announced
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

All-Star Game Rosters Announced

The American League's starting outfield for next week's All-Star Game certainly isn't lacking in star power with the Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout, New York's Aaron Judge and Boston's Mookie Betts getting ...More..

Lewis Hamilton accuses Ferrari of dirty tricks
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Lewis Hamilton accuses Ferrari of dirty tricks

Hamilton started in pole position but Vettel streaked ahead and his Ferrari teammate Kimi Raikkonen compounded Hamilton's misfortune when he bumped into him, sending the British driver off the track and leavin...More..

England hailed as heroes after World Cup heartache
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

England hailed as heroes after World Cup heartache

This team can now cope with better moments and better pressure. He said: "They were the better team, that's all that happened". Walker can face Manchester City teammates Vincent Kompany and Kevin de Bruyne, w...More..

Five facts about Wimbledon men’s semi-finals
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Five facts about Wimbledon men’s semi-finals

Del Potro made him pay as he pounced on his first chance to raise the prospect of another upset on day nine. "It will be an interesting semi-finals". Next up for the Spaniard is a blockbuster last four showd...More..

27 million viewers watch England in World Cup semi-final
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

27 million viewers watch England in World Cup semi-final

Appearing as a pundit on beIN Sport , Souness suggested England midfielders Dele Alli and Jesse Lingard were the weak links in a team that lost control of the game after a bright start in Moscow. "Whether that...More..

by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

London awaits Trump's visit, braces for protests

Yet Trump's schedule will largely keep him out of central London . She's planning to attend anti-Trump protests. "However, let's not throw Trump Baby out with the bathwater - he'd be a welcome sight at any o...More..

Wimbledon 2018: Novak Djokovic back in semifinals
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Wimbledon 2018: Novak Djokovic back in semifinals

Hard-serving Kevin Anderson , having lost the first two sets, fought off a match point and came storming back to stun top seeded Roger Federer on Wednesday to advance to the semifinals at Wimbledon . "I've ...More..

Mental strength carried Croatia to World Cup final, says Lovren
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Mental strength carried Croatia to World Cup final, says Lovren

And he is delighted that this current Croatian generation have finally lived up to, and now surpassed, the standards of the 1998 team which reached the semi-finals. We went through again a lot. wars, all these ...More..

Chelsea winger Kenedy set to return on loan
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Chelsea winger Kenedy set to return on loan

PSG, Bayern Munich and RB Leipzig were all rumoured to have been impressed with Kenedy's performances for Newcastle last season, but it seems the Magpies have got their man. However, it isn't clear at thi...More..

Arsenal boss Emery: We'll only complete one more big signing
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Arsenal boss Emery: We'll only complete one more big signing

Emery plans to speak to Wenger at the annual managers' meeting in Nyon, but wants to put his own stamp over affairs at the club. "My idea is to know every player and to know, also, the personality of the play...More..

Serena Williams to face Angelique Kerber in the Wimbledon Ladies' final
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Serena Williams to face Angelique Kerber in the Wimbledon Ladies' final

Her daughter Olympia was born in September but Williams then underwent emergency surgery to prevent life-threatening blood clots. "It's insane. I don't even know how to feel, you know, because literally, I ...More..

Croatia stun England in extra time to book first-ever final berth
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Croatia stun England in extra time to book first-ever final berth

But the team's performance over the past month - with a 6-1 trouncing of Panama, their first ever World Cup penalties win and first World Cup semi-final since 1990 - has seen them reconnect with a disillusioned...More..

London pub renames itself The Trump Arms ahead of presidential visit
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

London pub renames itself The Trump Arms ahead of presidential visit

In London , protesters will float a 20-foot-long giant baby Trump blimp outside Parliament. While the many thousands are expected to line the streets and protest against Trump, politicians have become in...More..

Neville says Harry Kane carried injury
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Neville says Harry Kane carried injury

Despite not making the final, England have one more game to play at the World Cup when they face-off against Belgium on Sunday morning (AEST) in the third place play-off. England's midfielder Jordan Hender...More..