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Wilder offers Joshua $50m for unification bout

If Anthony Joshua agrees to Deontay Wilder's proposal, they will begin contract negotiations for an epic fight, which would be scheduled for the fall. "I'm over the moon to be back involved in boxing ", Fury told BBC Sport. As for the timing o...

Malkin skates with teammates prior to Game 1

That turned out to be a productive move later in the series as Stephenson recorded two assists in a Game 5 win and his first career postseason goal in the decisive Game 6 that set up a second-round date with the Penguins for a third consecutive year....

Trump Meets The 2018 Olympic Team, With A Few Major Absences

In his remarks, Mr. Trump noted the success of the Olympics in South Korea, and the progress made in North Korea. "So today, on behalf of the United States, I want to thank every Olympian and Paralympian and - that was just incredible, what what ha...

Real set to do without Isco, Carvajal for Bayern return

Los Blancos are also facing the possibility of being without key defender Dani Carvajal , who picked up a thigh problem during the same match. Germany will begin their World Cup campaign against Mexico on 17 June. Germany's head coach Joachim Lo...

NFL Draft: RB Derrius Guice picked by Washington Redskins

But when the 32nd overall pick was announced, Guice was still sitting in the green room at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. One NFL legend for each team - 32 total - will be featured in the second round, and past recipients and team winners of t...

Liverpool reveal stance on Gerrard's Rangers job offer

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers has admitted that he was surprised to learn that Rangers were so interested in Gerrard, who is now in charge of Liverpool's U18 side. "And Steve will be in the same position, although I think I had a huge advanta...

After Braves waited a month on goal, it's Ronald Acuna Jr

Acuna had hit.139 (5-36) with 14 strikeouts in his first nine games for the Stripers. With Acuna now on the roster, the Braves will now have Preston Tucker coming off the bench. He has already battled the Phillies twice this season and he allow...

Rashaad Penny broke down after getting draft call from the Seahawks

It don't matter what the projections say. Penny is expected to be an immediate starter for the Seahawks. He joins rare company as just the third running back selected in the first round of the draft in franchise history, along with Curt Warner (N...

The Waiting Game: Watching the NFL Draft with Chanhassen-Grad Frank Ragnow

The emotional Ragnow, surrounded by thrilled friends and family, appeared thrilled and overwhelmed at becoming a Lion. The Lions need to use their first round pick to bolster their run game AND protect the franchise's most valuable asset ever.

This has been my best season at United: David de Gea

After enduring a rocky start to life at the club, he has become a key player for United and, as such, has consistently been linked with moves away. Real came close to finalising a deal for De Gea in 2015 and, with doubts over Keylor Navas' futu...

FA Harry Kane tweet 'embarrassing', says Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino

Both clubs were unimpressed by the tweet. " Tottenham is doing a fantastic job developing an wonderful project and I only wanted to tell you that this project is long-term". We need to protect our assets, our English players, our young players". ...

Why Raiders fans should be excited about Kolton Miller

You talk about his plant at the second level and pulling, this guy got a lot of talent. The Oakland Raiders were originally slated to draft at No. Prior to going down with injury, he allowed 18 total pressures (11 hurries, six hits and one sack) ...

How Lynching Memorial Learned From Holocaust Commemoration

And it's in stark view when you visit Auschwitz, the Nazi death camp in Poland that remains largely intact more than 70 years after it was liberated. Bryan Stevenson , the founder of the Equal Justice Initiative , said he wanted to create a space...

Wade, Ginobili will not be rushed over retirement decisions

The 7-footer signed a four-year, $98 million deal in 2016, but neither his play, nor his durability have lived up to the contract, money the Heat could use to honor their other hefty contracts in hopes to see the playoffs again next season .

National Football League draft arrives, and pressure is on teams to get top value

Buffalo traded first rounders with the Buccaneers along with two second-round picks (No. 53 and No. 56). He is a versatile back that can cover the slot, outside, play safety and even could play linebacker if they asked him too. Davenport may be raw, ...

Cavs guard George Hill (back spasms) questionable for Game 5

LeBron James' quest for an eighth straight NBA Finals appearance faces a critical juncture Wednesday night when the Cleveland Cavaliers host the Indiana Pacers in Game 5 of their first-round NBA playoff series. Through four games in the postse...

Rapper Meek Mill freed from jail after months-long campaign

Mill was jailed in November 2017 for violating his probation by failing a drug test, traveling out of the region and getting arrested for fighting and other related offenses. The 76ers were buzzing once Mill's release made headline news in the cit...

Dez Bryant Turned Down Ravens' Multi-Year Contract Offer

At 29 years old and having not recorded a 1,000-yard campaign since 2015, it's surprising that Bryant was even offered a long-term deal. The Cowboys cut receiver Dez Bryant in order to avoid his $12.5 million base salary. The Baltimore Ravens e...

Djokovic crashes out in Barcelona, Nishikori retires

There was an improvement with the arrival of the clay-court season, despite the recent split with coach Andre Agassi, as Djokovic made it to the third round in Monte Carlo, only to lose to Dominic Thiem . "It was a good match", said Klizan. Nishik...

Mumbai beaten yet again in IPL as Hyderabad defends only 118

It continues Mumbai's disastrous title defence, as they suffered a fifth defeat in six, while Sunrisers' win breaks their own two-game losing skid. In reply, Mumbai Indians were reduced to 3/12 in 4.1 overs before JP Duminy and Dwayne Bravo bat...

Michael Vick to serve as offensive coordinator for Atlanta spring league team

Only two franchises, Atlanta and Orlando, have been announced , and former Kansas City Chiefs coach Brad Childress will be the head coach of the Atlanta team while longtime college coach Steve Spurrier will be in charge in Orlando. "There is a tre...

Boateng: Ronaldo is the most complete striker

Sure, two matches against Real Madrid , semi-finals, big matches, but we're in a different position compared to past year. The size of the challenge facing Bayern is not lost on Germany global Boateng, who has faced Ronaldo with club and country...

Syrian government jets pound militants in Damascus suburb

State TV footage showed clouds of smoke rising from the al-Hajar al-Aswad district, part of an enclave including the Palestinian Yarmouk camp that is held by Islamic State and other jihadist groups. The meeting comes just a week after the U.S., Franc...

Atletico's Juanfran poised to miss Arsenal clashes

Atletico failed to break through Betis' defense at the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium. With Betis continuing to press forward, Simeone chose to introduce Koke, Griezmann and Vrsaljko to kill the game off. "It was an evenly contested match and for ...

Scoring Salah crowned PFA Player of the Year - The Independent Uganda

The Egyptian forward scored in Liverpool's 2-2 draw against West Brom on Saturday to equal Alan Shearer , Cristiano Ronaldo and Luis Suarez joint record of 31 goals in a 38 game season. But for City manager Pep Guardiola it is De Bruyne who ...

Giroud, Morata put Chelsea in FA Cup final

Always this season they showed great passion and pushed us in every moment, hard moments and positive moments'. "But, as you know very well, we lost the final despite being favourites". Two trophies (Mourinho would say "three") and the likelihood o...

United reach 20th FA Cup final

Standing between United and a record-equalling 13th FA Cup triumph will be Chelsea or Southampton, who play on Sunday. Paul Pogba , who provided the cross for Sanchez's goal, and Herrera grew into the game after that opening spell when the Spurs...

Truex Jr. Leads Most Laps; Late Problems Stall Strong Performance

In the last four races at Richmond, four Toyota drivers have led at least 115 combined laps. Busch's ascent from 32nd marked the lowest starting position from which he's won a race. "We maxed out those points, which is awesome". "I don't know wha...

Yankees set to promote top prospect Torres

Torres was officially promoted from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and will start at second base and bat eighth in Sunday's game against the Blue Jays , Meredith Marakovits of YES Network reports . Andujar hit at every level in the minors, so if ...

Thunder Thrashed in Game 3 Loss to the Jazz

For the Thunder to win this series, one would expect the battle between Westbrook and Rubio to at the least lean in favor of Russ and probably feature a fairly wide gap. "Too comfortable. I'ma shut that s-- off next game though". They needed 41 attem...

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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...