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Ohtani Hits First MLB Home Run, Braves Hand Nationals First Loss

Ohtani hit a three-run homer in his first home at-bat Tuesday night. The Angels offense shined for 7 runs and Ohtani is now 1-0 in his Major League Baseball career. Statcast measured his last hit at 112.8 miles per hour, the hardest-hit ball by an ...

De Bruyne grateful for Silva as City pair achieve gold standard

In the footage, he said: "I'd have Harry Kane and Leroy Sane [over Salah] in my team next season". "David is one of the best this season". "At Chelsea, he didn't play too much but in Roma he was unbelievable - every game he created a lot of chanc...

Anthony Joshua camp set to open talks with Wilder

Speaking to BBC Radio 5 Live's Sportsweek programme, Hearn added: "Anthony Joshua wants all the belts - that is the big card Deontay Wilder has got to play, but commercially, Joshua is far bigger than Deontay Wilder". "We will ride our wave while we ...

Finau risks ankle injury celebrating hole in one at Augusta

The footage showed Finau running up the sixth hole celebrating his ace. Luckily the young golfer was able to get back on his feet, but was clearly in pain as he hobbled the rest of the way to the green. Tony Finau takes his talents to Augusta, Georgi...

Masters: Tom Watson, 68, claims remarkable win in Par 3 contest

April 4, 2018 . Gary Nicklaus Jr, grandson of six-time Masters champion Jack, was caddying for his grandfather - a common tradition at the event. And boy, did he deliver. "But watching your grandson do something special, I have a few tears". "Y...

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain reacts on Twitter to Liverpool win, Simon Mignolet responds

Inside Anfield, the atmosphere and volume was exactly what we have come to expect when the Champions League edges towards its sharp end - and City cracked first amid the cacophony of noise. Sensational in the first half, the home side rather retrea...

Chelsea ready to push on with their efforts to appoint Allegri

Juventus star Paulo Dybala was a huge disappointment for Juventus yesterday night as the Argentinean was sent off in the second half of the opening quarter final Champions League tie against Juventus. A manager with a CV of Allegri's stature will b...

Champions League: Barcelona vs Roma

Asked who else he would like to see playing for Roma instead of against them, Monchi added: "Well Sergio Busquets is not bad is he?" But they doubled their lead 10 minutes after the break when Messi and Rakitic engineered a short corner and the...

Former Chelsea's Coach, Ray Wilkins, is Dead

Many messages of support have been posted following the announcement. THE world of football has paid tribute to former England captain Ray Wilkins , who has died aged 61. 1986 - at the World Cup finals in Mexico, Wilkins was shown a red card durin...

Mavs' Nerlens Noel, Jazz Thabo Sefolosha Suspended 5 Games

With the Mavericks probably targeting a big man in the draft and with Dwight Powell's improved play this season, Noel fitting into the team's future plans is questionable at best. Noel's season began with a protracted contract dispute that resulted...

Liverpool Defender Matip Set To Miss Rest Of Season

Some feel it's time now for Ragnar Klavan to shine. "If there is a centre half in the room, please let me know", the Liverpool manager said. In 2016, aged 17, ex-Lucan United youngster Masterson was named on the Liverpool bench for their FA...

Europa League: How Arsenal might line up against CSKA Moscow

It was the Gunners' first back-to-back win in the top flight since November, but until the late goalfest it often made for painful viewing, as Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said at a news conference afterwards. Ramsey's long term future at Ars...

140000 tickets unsold one day out from Commonwealth Games

While it was the weightlifters' turn to get tested on Sunday, the gymnastics contingent gave samples on Monday, as the organisers found a breach of their no-needle policy. This, however, raises more questions than it answers: On the number of syringe...

Late Salah strike gives Liverpool win at Palace

Still, with Guardiola's men all-but-confirmed as champions - they can clinch the title next weekend by beating Manchester United - Klopp is well aware of the scale of the task facing his team. And when they are, that's when the individual quali...

Former Saint Brandin Cooks traded again

The Patriots now have the 23rd and 31st overall picks in Round One and the 11th ( Jimmy Garoppolo trade) and 31st picks in Round Two. This is a massive development, as previous reports from New England suggested that the team was going to possib...

Laughter alert: Australia's ball-tampering scandal recreated with Gabbar parody

Following Smith's press conference on Friday, Australian coach Darren Lehmann too declared that the fourth Test against South Africa in Johannesburg will be his last in charge of the Australian team. Opening batsman Warner was banned for one year ...

UEFA Cup: Klopp predicts fire as Liverpool clash with Man City

The children were selected as a part of Liverpool's Red Neighbours programme and they picked up microphones in pairs to do commentary on the Reds' 4-0 win over Arsenal from earlier this season. "We know we have performed well but we have to work on...

Russia Foreign Minister Lavrov says Britain could have poisoned spy

Britain has said it is "highly likely" that Russia was responsible for the attack using the Soviet-designed Novichok nerve agent , while Moscow calls the allegations unsubstantiated anti-Russian propoganda. Britain said the search was a normal...

NCAA Women's Championship: Irish topple Mississippi State with last-second shot

On their second straight trip to the national title game, they built a big lead Sunday night, but allowed the Irish to come roaring back in the second half. The Fighting Irish trailed 40-25 with 6 minutes, 41 seconds remaining in the third quarter. H...

Men's Basketball: Michigan takes on underdog role in NCAA final

MI will return to the NCAA title game Monday night to face Villanova . Lange: Who's ready to step in front of Villanova's offense? Only UCLA's Bill Walton had a better shooting night in a Final Four matchup, when he was 21 of 22 in 1973.

WTA Miami: Sloane Stephens captures first Premier Mandatory title

Sloane Stephens of the United States poses with the Butch Buchholz championship trophy on Crandon Park Beach after her match against Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia (not pictured) during the women's singles final of the Miami Open at Tennis Center at...

Australian rugby sevens captain James Stannard hit in alleged one-punch attack

The players had been out for a team dinner earlier in the evening, the network reported. Friend told media today that after he saw Stannard fall to the ground, his instincts told him that the unprovoked attack could have been fatal and his next mov...

Cardinals Drop Season Opener to Mets 9-4 in NY

After a walk and a sacrifice bunt, shortstop Amed Rosario drove in two more runs with a single to make it 6-3. Two of the hardest throwers in the majors will face off in Thursday's series opener when New York's Noah Syndergaard, who touches 100 mil...

LeBron James Breaks Michael Jordan's Double-Digit Scoring Record

James had tied the mark two nights earlier against the team Jordan owns - the Charlotte Hornets. At 33, he's playing as well as ever and next month he'll head into the playoffs attempting to reach his eighth consecutive NBA Finals. U.S. Distric...

Cardinals, RHP Holland agree to 1-year deal

The Athletic noted the move is complete pending a physical. It also fills a major hole for them following the news of the team's previously anointed closer, Luke Gregerson , being placed on the 10-day disabled list. His punishment comes after he m...

I wanted to join LA Galaxy before Man Utd move - Ibrahimovic

Zlatan Ibrahimovic's attitude will never change, even if the backdrop now includes Hollywood and palm trees. I came in a wheelchair, and after three months I conquered England and they said I was flying. if he needs me for one minute, I'll be there ...

Paddy Jackson's Lawyers to Sue Senator Over Tweet

The PSNI have said "we are aware of comments made on a social media platform". Ireland and Ulster rugby player Paddy Jackson leaving Belfast Crown Court after he was found not guilty of raping a woman at a property in south Belfast in Jun...

Bairstow, Wood lead England fightback

Broad removed Tom Latham (0) before New Zealand had a run on the board and Anderson left the hosts reeling when he got Jeet Raval (5) in the fifth over to leave the Black Caps 14 for 2. Boult finally ended Bairstow and England's innings when the...

Mourinho Insists Pogba's Problem Has Nothing To Do With Him

The midfielder scored in France's win over Russian Federation earlier this week, but Mourinho refused to get into the details of his player's performance for his national team. "You are saying he asked me why I changed him?" Ashley Young was availa...

Chelsea's Champions League Chances Depend On Same Old Spurs Story

On Sunday, Chelsea and Tottenham go head-to-head at Stamford Bridge in a massive game in the race for the Champions League spots. Since arriving at Spurs, Alderweireld has established himself as the Premier League's best defender in the eyes ...

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Liverpool have improved but need to be more clinical, Klopp says

The Reds have been keeping a really high line in their warm-up matches and teams have been getting in behind on occasion so the Austrian could benefit. Myself and many others bel...

Huddersfield 0-3 Chelsea: Premier League highlights and recap

Sarri started Eden Hazard on the bench against the Terriers but the Belgian proved vast after coming on late in the second half as he set Pedro up with the Blues' third goal . ...

Sarri's Chelsea too good for Huddersfield

Here are the winners and losers from the match. Chelsea fans should not expect Kepa Arrizabalaga to be at the level of Thibaut Courtois straightaway, says Blues boss Mau...

English club Leicester City transfer Turkish defender

Liverpool first broke the transfer record by bringing in Alisson Becker from AS Roma, but Chelsea chose to go one step better by signing young Athletic Bilbao shot-stopper Ke...

Bairstow & Woakes put England in strong position at Lord’s

The all-rounder shared a sixth-wicket stand of 189 with Jonny Bairstow, who fell seven short of a hundred of his own, to help England to 357-6, a lead of 250, when bad light brou...

Anderson takes five as India 107 all out at stumps

After the entire first day was lost to rain, further wet conditions forced a delayed start with England captain Joe Root eventually winning the toss and putting India in to bat...

Koepka leads PGA Championship after third round

Woods, searching for a first major win since the 2008 US Open, moved into contention after a blistering front nine which contained five birdies and one bogey. "I know he's a little...

Tiger Woods battles inflammation ‘everywhere’ this week at PGA Championship

I've done a lot of good things. It is the third career major start for Suri, who also played in the 2017 and 2018 Open Championships. "It's something you have to sort of ease thr...

Pogba scores as Man United wins Premier League opener

We have big and multi-functional coaching staffs, and I think we are more the head coach than the manager. The two-time Champions League victor added: "At this point I'd just ...

Jose Mourinho 'desperate' for strong Manchester United start

Manchester United need to sign two more players before the window slams shut, according to Wayne Rooney. "Maybe on the next game I leave it to Alexis". "It's the best feeling I ha...

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Chelsea midfielder close to joining AC Milan

Chelsea midfielder close to joining AC Milan

Milan can not pay a fee for Bakayoko this summer due to Financial Fair Play restrictions but have proposed a loan deal. The Blues have been relatively quiet in the transfer wind...

Jose Mourinho: 'Manchester United left in a hard position'

Jose Mourinho: 'Manchester United left in a hard position'

Leicester, meanwhile, enter the season hoping that Algerian signing Rachid Ghezzal proves an adequate replacement for Riyad Mahrez , but they have retained a strong spine to their...

Jose Mourinho: I'm now a coach, not a manager

Jose Mourinho: I'm now a coach, not a manager

United finished second in the Premier League last season but ended up a massive 19 points behind champions and big rivals Manchester City. "A good match. People criticise him a...

Everton sign Barça's Mina and Gomes, Shakhtar's Bernard

Everton sign Barça's Mina and Gomes, Shakhtar's Bernard

Everton's season-long loan deal for Portugal's Gomes will see them pay 2.25 million euros (RM10.6 million) and the player's wages. This is a great opportunity for me and I am look...

Redskins rookie RB Guice to miss season with torn ACL

Redskins rookie RB Guice to miss season with torn ACL

Guice had first-round talent entering the National Football League draft process, but slid due to character concerns stemming from an alleged incident during his visit with the ...

Arsenal coach Unai Emery: Stan Kroenke takeover of club is 'positive'

Arsenal coach Unai Emery: Stan Kroenke takeover of club is 'positive'

Laurent Koscielny is our only other major absentee as the French centre-back continues to recover from surgery on an Achilles injury that he suffered towards the back end of last ...

Jurgen Klopp Compares Liverpool to Rocky, Manchester City to Ivan Drago

Jurgen Klopp Compares Liverpool to Rocky, Manchester City to Ivan Drago

And it wasn't just a simple "yes" reply from Pele. He decided to make a prediction ahead of the big kick-off. He replied: "It's the start of the @PremierLeague today". "The pla...

Manchester United, Tottenham and Chelsea All Ready For Big Signings

Manchester United, Tottenham and Chelsea All Ready For Big Signings

The Merseyside outfit have signed AS Monaco midfielder Fabinho , RB Leipzig star Naby Keita , Stoke City playmaker Xherdan Shaqiri and AS Roma goalkeeper Alisson Becker in th...

Liverpool 3 Torino 1: Firmino, Wijnaldum and Sturridge on target for Reds

Liverpool 3 Torino 1: Firmino, Wijnaldum and Sturridge on target for Reds

Liverpool will kick off the Premier League season against West Ham on Sunday. New goalkeeper Alisson started for Liverpool , before Loris Karius was given a rousing recep...