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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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Eden Hazard blames himself for the sack of Mourinho at Chelsea

Three years on, though, Hazard has said he would love to work with Mourinho again one day and revealed what he messaged him after his departure in December, 2015. Hazard has a...

Djokovic outguns Anderson in Shanghai

Defeat for Federer means he can't defend the title he won past year and he will also drop to No 3 in the world rankings after Novak Djokovic supplanted him by reaching the final...

Argentina legend Maradona blasts compatriot Lionel Messi's leadership

Manchester City chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak has revealed that the Premier League champions offered to triple Lionel Messi's wages in an unsuccessful attempt to bring the Barcel...

Roger Federer makes shaky start to Shanghai defence

Earlier, eighth seed Alize Cornet went down to Thailand's Luksika Kumkhum after a drama-filled clash which saw both players struggle to hold their serve. The account of the meeting...

Red Sox eliminate rival Yankees, advance to ALCS

Umpire Angel Hernandez - who had four plays reviewed at first base in the first four innings of Game 3 on Monday night, three of which were overturned - didn't get any better T...

Empty stands a sad sight for Croatia’s Dalic in England stalemate

The Three Lions were outclassed by Croatia in the semi-final, in large past thanks to the play of midfielders Luka Modric and Ivan Rakitic . "I don't know who it is good for". D...

Egypt assistant delivers positive verdict on Salah’s injury

Liverpool entered the global break third in the Premier League, level on points with Manchester City and Chelsea but behind them by virtue of their slightly inferior goal differe...

Shubhankar Sharma four shots behind leader

Two-time tournament victor , Justin Thomas , is the 5/1 favourite to win the CIMB Classic, followed by another dual champion in Ryan Moore , who can be backed at 12/1 (six places...

Fight Wilder and fury could not take place

Talking exclusively to Express Sport, trainer Nelson revealed his belief in the young heavyweight, claiming Bakole would take on any of the "big three" in his next fight. Fury is h...

Jadon Sancho responds when asked about £100m Tottenham, Liverpool rumour

Preston North End loanee Lukas Nmecha is encouraged to see youth being given its chance in the England squad in the shape of Jadon Sancho and Mason Mount. "I knew about Theo Walc...

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Henry to raid Arsenal for Kwame Ampadu

Henry to raid Arsenal for Kwame Ampadu

Reports out of France and England have stated that the Arsenal legend is the favorite to be named the new manager of Monaco , after the club on the French Riviera sacked manage...

Khabib meets Putin: Russian president congratulates UFC champ on ‘worthy’ victory

Khabib meets Putin: Russian president congratulates UFC champ on ‘worthy’ victory

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has met Russian President Vladimir Putin, with the leader congratulating Nurmagomedov on his win over Conor McGregor - which Putin ...

Thunder-Bolt strikes twice for Mariners

Thunder-Bolt strikes twice for Mariners

He had missed a chance with his head in the opening 45 minutes, but he did get a second late on taking advantage of a defensive mixup to tap into an open goal . Bolt headed a McC...

It's not right! Saha hits out at Pogba's Mourinho comments

It's not right! Saha hits out at Pogba's Mourinho comments

The 25-year-old midfielder played a big part in Les Bleus' campaign in Russian Federation , scoring a goal in the final as Didier Deschamps' side beat Croatia 4-2 to lift the cov...

Predicted Indian squad for Australia Tests

Predicted Indian squad for Australia Tests

Another surprise was the exclusion of both Jasprit Bumrah and Bhuvneshwar Kumar who featured for India in the Asia Cup. Thakur returned to the squad after recovering and playing...

Giants cut Ereck Flowers after tumultuous struggles

Giants cut Ereck Flowers after tumultuous struggles

The Giants could promote tackle Brian Mihalik from the practice squad to serve as an emergency swing tackle with center/guard Spencer Pulley serving as an extra lineman and jumbo...

Jay Ajayi: Eagles Playcalling vs. Vikings 'Doesn't Make Sense to Me'

Jay Ajayi: Eagles Playcalling vs. Vikings 'Doesn't Make Sense to Me'

But Wentz was called for intentional grounding and coach Doug Pederson elected not to let Jake Elliott try a 58-yarder. It can be as simple as not taking an 8-yard sack on firs...

Kanye West loves - and hugs

Kanye West loves - and hugs

He told Trump he had stopped a potential war with North Korea. On Oct. 1, West - who prefers to be called "Ye" although no one calls him that that - also told TMZ he was going ...

Prison reform, Chicago violence on menu for Kanye-Trump White House lunch

Prison reform, Chicago violence on menu for Kanye-Trump White House lunch

When Mr. West stopped his monologue for a moment, the president commented, "I'll tell you what, that was pretty impressive". "That was quite something". "We are cheating on our c...