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Extraordinary Froome surges into pink jersey at Giro D'Italia

The 101 Giro D'Italia had witnessed its fair share of British drama already across its 18 stages, thanks to Simon Yates , but number 19 was to belong to Froome and then some, now leading the general classification with just two stages to go.

Warriors stay alive, drag Rockets to winner-take-all Game 7

Thompson went a combined 20 of 32 from 3-point range in those two impressive Game 6 shows, Saturday and in 2016. The Golden State Warriors have been shaky all playoffs on the road and have had trouble with the Rockets defense the last two trips...

Madrid confirmed as European aristocrats but Ronaldo remarks tar victory

Gareth Bale has had a hard season at Real Madrid , regularly left out by Zinedine Zidane he has struggled for game time and there has been plenty of speculation linking him with a move away. The Welshman was a substitute in four of seven Champions...

Golden State Warriors force Game 7 against Houston Rockets

Friday morning, the Rockets announced that Paul will miss Saturday's game at Golden State with a right hamstring strain. After hearing the news that Chris Paul won't suit up for Houston in Game 6, it'd be hard not to believe Green.

Unselfishness key to Liverpool's final hopes against Real Madrid

With many fans let down by tour operators and fans undertaking arduous over-land journeys to get to Ukraine, and paying extortionate rates for rooms, Liverpool chief executive Peter Moore has claimed Kiev can not cope with such a big event.

Kevin Love Ruled Out Of Game 7 In Concussion Protocol

Looking at the betting trends, the Cavaliers are 9-4 ATS in their last 13 games against a team above.600, 8-18 ATS in their last 26 road games against a team with a winning home record and 2-5 ATS in their last seven games following a ATS win.

Sensational Gareth Bale goal and two goalkeeping howlers hand Real Madrid title

A fourth Champions League crown in five years asserts Madrid as the dominant European team of the era. Bale started only 20 of Madrid's 38 games in La Liga this season and only three times in the Champions League, and he did not shy away from revea...

Steve Kerr expects Klay Thompson plays but Andre Iguodala game-time decision

But they're not soft, and they proved it. I misspoke, and you guys miswrote it [laughing]. "I shouldn't have quoted myself, but I misquoted myself". Harden and Paul weren't up to any new tricks. This team has won two of the last three championshi...

LeBron James and the Cavaliers win Game 6 against Celtics, 109-99

Love's had two concussions since 2016, and if he's been diagnosed with one now, it's hard to imagine he'd be able to pass the tests necessary to be allowed to play by Sunday night. Kevin Love left the game with concussion-like symptoms early. Of all ...

Manchester United are "close" to making their first signing of the summer

The Guardian's Fabrizio Romano reports the Red Devils have reached a £50 million deal with Shakhtar Donetsk for Brazil worldwide midfielder Fred . Fred is also capable of protecting the defense, something Nemanja Matic had to do alone last seas...

Where to follow CSK vs SRH live

Tom Moody and Kane Williamson of Sunrisers Hyderabad . "There's no question about that". Earlier, Sunrisers' batting looked haywire as they kept losing wickets at regular intervals in front of a disciplined bowling from KKR but the Afghan's bli...

Steve Smith: Banned former Australia captain RETURNS to cricket in unlikely location

Joining the influx of franchise leagues all over the globe, Canada has now hopped on the bandwagon as Cricket Canada announced the return of cricket to the country by launching their t20 tournament named GlobalT20 Canada. List of marquee players ....

Future unclear for Ronaldo, Bale after Champions League win

Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius may have been affected by a collision with Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos before making two errors during Saturday's Champions League final, Oliver Kahn has argued. On Ronaldo, Zidane was clear: "He will stay ...

Ramon Foster, Steelers teammates react to NFL national anthem policy

Kerr, 52, called the new NFL mandate "idiotic" and "just typical of the NFL ", ESPN reported . If they don't comply the players and teams can be subject to monetary fines that Jerry Jones will subsequently use to buy face wax. People in high plac...

Mohamed Salah to miss World Cup as Klopp confirms "really serious" injury

He knows the day-to-day routine of the Egyptian star and knows that Salah could play an important role in tomorrow's Champions League final against Real Madrid . The official Twitter account of the Egyptian team, @Pharaohs, posted a picture of...

Postgame reactions from Lightning's Game 7 loss to the Capitals

Tom Gulitti , NHL .com: "The Capitals overcame a lot to reach this point". With that in mind, we present a stroll down memory lane and a look back at each of Washington's four wins in Game 7. A win Wednesday would establish a new franchise recor...

Liverpool, Real Madrid set to clash in Champions League title game

Klopp's men swept aside English champions Manchester City in the quarter finals, winning the tie 5-1 over both legs, and their seven goals against Roma over two legs were enough to survive a late fightback by the Italians. "We are Liverpool and we ...

Serena, Sharapova poised for French Open 2018 last-16 duel

Williams has played just four matches on the tour in 2018 and not featured at all since Miami in March. Williams had her first child in September. Ostapenko was unseeded a year ago and went on to win. The last Grand Slam tournament at which Williams ...

Congress not sure USOC has done enough to prevent sex abuse

It will focus on whether there are adequate safeguards in place to guard against the abuse of young competitors. In fact, members on the panel of USA sports executives did apologize to the victims, whose numbers grow nearly daily and whose pain was...

Baltimore Ravens Head Coach Addresses National Anthem Policy

Instead, the league called for a show of owners' hands to test support of the new policy - an unofficial process that is often used, McCarthy said. "It's kind of ironic to me the President of the United States is contradicting what our country is...

Fred is Red: Manchester United Buy Shakhtar Donetsk Star

The report alleges that Man United are in advanced talks with the Ukrainian side to bring Fred to Old Trafford, and are optimistic that a deal can be officially struck in the next few days - or at least before he travels to Russian Federation wit...

Zinedine Zidane Not Expecting Surprises From Liverpool

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane believes that there won't be any surprise factor in the Champions League final against Liverpool on Saturday as both sides know each other very well. "It would be fantastic if Real Madrid do it". He's powe...

Fulham boss ready to use ‘important weapon’ against Aston Villa

The Villans face Fulham in the Championship playoff final on Saturday, and according to The Telegraph , the former England worldwide will consider extending his stay with them if they defeat the Whites and book a return to the top flight.

Sawiris to fast on UEFA Champions League final to support Mo Salah

In a World Cup year, what happens in Russian Federation will play a big part too - it is impossible to imagine Messi not winning a sixth Ballon d'Or should he lead Argentina to the title. "Some players suffer under pressure, others just the opposit...

Rockets have Warriors on the ropes after Game 5 victory

A 13-year veteran who is one win from his first NBA Finals appearance, Paul reached for his hamstring after missing a runner in the lane with 51.7 seconds left in Game 5 . "If he's there, great, good for him", Rockets head coach Mike D'Antoni said o...

1st Test, Day 2: Pakistan Pile On The Agony For England

England were hoping to get Pakistan all out on Day 2, but failed to do so as with four batsmen scoring fifty. Pakistan lost Imam-ul-Haq, trapped lbw to Stuart Broad for 4, early in the reply but Azhar Ali (18) and Haris Sohail (21) held ou...

Fixed or Not fixed? Leaked video indicate IPL 2018 finalist

Only two matches separate the potential winners from the VIVO IPL 2018 trophy. Khan's 34 runs off 10 balls and 3-19 with the ball proved to be the major factors in helping the Orange Army cruise into the final, where they will be locking horns wi...

Arsenal are in talks for the first transfer of Unai Emery era

The Switzerland worldwide, who held "positive" talks with the north London giants on Friday, is out of contract with Juventus and would add experience to an Arsenal defence which will be without Laurent Koscielny until the end of 2018. Pellegrini...

Monaco GP: Max Verstappen crashes Red Bull in Practice Three

Championship leader Lewis Hamilton and closest title rival Sebastian Vettel were third and fourth respectively in the morning before reversing those positions in the afternoon. Ricciardo was third in Monaco past year, after taking pole and fi...

Liverpool's Roberto Firmino wants to improve despite prolific season

Pete Oliver, managing director for marketing and sales at BT Consumer, said in a statement that overall Champions League viewing numbers are up 47 percent this season. "Although I am a little bit annoyed, because (in general) I always want more a...

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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...