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Sharapova: Roland Garros was 'a step in the right direction'

The Romanian's mentality has often been questioned, but she showed her mental strength and remains on course to win her first Grand Slam. Sharapova looked out of touch from the beginning and was never allowed to settle, as Muguruza posted her first...

Fabio Capello claims Cristiano Ronaldo and Manchester United

Real Madrid midfielder, Marco Asensio , has admitted he "can't imagine playing without Cristiano Ronaldo ", as the Portugal captain is again linked with a move away. We are focused on what we have to do in the national team. "Age-wise you have a c...

Favored Justify draws the rail for Belmont

The call signals jockeys to climb onto the saddle in the paddock about 10 minutes before post time . "We'll deal with it". But none have won from the rail since Empire Maker in 2003. "One of these horses or two maybe has to run a little bit better t...

Peru World Cup 2018 squad and team guide

Denmark's final 23-man squad for the World Cup has no place for Nicklas Bendtner after the striker suffered an injury playing for Rosenborg. "We played a very good game today and we have to keep this unity". The captains of Peru's Group C rivals - A...

Discovery, PGA building the ‘Netflix’ of golf in rights deal

However, the tour's plan to roll out PGA Tour Live - its own subscription-based digital platform that offers select-hole, live-streaming coverage - in the United Kingdom from next year could post more immediate problems for the broadcaster.

IPL betting racket: Actor Arbaaz Khan appears before Thane police

Actor-producer Arbaaz Khan on Saturday confessed to having placed bets on Indian Premier League matches in 2017, NDTV reported. Thane Police Commissioner, Param Bir Singh said that the interrogation was on and a DCP rank officer will brief ...

LeBron says neither Cavs nor Warriors will visit White House

The names of Filipino-American Jordan Clarkson, Jeff Green , Kyle Korver and even Smith, cropped up as to provide the needed support for Lebron to avoid falling into a 4-0 sweep or 3-1 hole when the playoff return to the Bay Area. "He's lived it. I ...

Floyd Mayweather again highest-paid athlete, per Forbes magazine

Mayweather would win that fight via 10th round TKO and his $285 million earned is more than both the No. 2 and No. 3 athletes on the list, combined. Forbes said tennis' female sportspersons Li Na, Maria Sharapova and Serena Williams were list r...

IN IMAGES: Nadal's 16-0 streak vs. old buddy Gasquet

Asked what he knew of his last-16 opponent, Nadal was typically quick to point out victory could not be taken for granted. Ball boy displayed some neat forehands and backhands after sending the first ball into the net. "He has power, so he's a unsa...

Chelsea ready to hijack Arsenal target

After Loris Karius' bad performance against Real Madrid in the Champions League final, The Reds are looking for a new goalkeeper. They will not pay big money for Cillessen, and the player himself is unlikely to be interested in a move. With 36-year...

Manchester United mean business, sign Brazilian midfielder Fred

Born in Belo Horizonte, Fred moved to Europe in 2013 from Brazilian club Internacional and enjoyed success during five years in Ukraine. He was at the centre of controversy in 2015 after testing positive for the the diuretic hydrochlorothiazide d...

Gardaí trying to track van used in fatal Bray shooting

Gardai said the men had sustained serious injuries in the attack in Bray, Co Wicklow. Bray Boxing Club, which is in the town's harbour area, is where Katie Taylor and fellow Olympian Adam Nolan trained. He said: "We are not giving out full detai...

Messi warms up for World Cup with hat-trick against Haiti

World Cup victor Diego Maradona has offered Barcelona mega start and Argentine skipper Lionel Messi some precious advice ahead of the FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russian Federation this summer. "He'd give some titles with Barcelona for that one wit...

Argentina-Israel friendly in Jerusalem reportedly canceled amid Palestinian pressure

Barcelona star striker Lionel Messi has refused to consider him as the world's best and dubbed himself as "just another player" as the Argentinean talisman prepares for the upcoming FIFA World Cup. Rajoub has long urged FIFA to expel Israel from t...

India down Kenya in Intercontinental Cup

The match also marked Chhetri's 100th appearance for India. On either side of Chhetri's landmark double, Jeje (71st) made it 2-0 as India bagged two wins in as many games and moved to six points. Chhetri's heart-touching appeal went viral with ...

Jutanugarn shoots 67, climbs into lead at US Women’s Open

Ariya Jutanugarn used two quick birdies at the U.S. Women's Open to put the pressure on leader Sarah Jane Smith . She could also make it consecutive Australian major winners at Shoal Creek following Wayne Grady's victory at the 1990 PGA Champ...

J.R. Smith Struggles In Game 2 After Costly Game 1 Mistake

Kevin Durant scored 26 points for the second time this series, but ramped up his floor game across the board, shooting less, rebounding with more physicality, facilitating with goal and competing harder on defense. Coach Steve Kerr remains optimistic...

Liverpool quick to respond to reports of Nabil Fekir medical

Eurosport and Canal Plus sports journalist and soon to be Liverpool hero Romain Collet-Gaudin has tweeted that a deal between the attacker and the Merseyside club is close, just a medical to be had. And he is hoping to drag the negotiations beyond ...

Novak Djokovic comes through Roberto Bautista Agut test at Roland Garros

However, Cecchinato, the world number 72, went on to win 7-5 4-6 6-0 6-3. The former world No. 1, who will play Fernando Verdasco in the fourth round, is through to the second week of the French Open for the 12th time in 13 years. However, Dzumhu...

Godolphin strike gold at Epsom Derby

Aidan O'Brien, who won the race with Wings Of Eagles a year ago, is responsible for a total of five of the 12-strong field, with Delano Roosevelt (Séamie Heffernan), The Pentagon (Wayne Lordan), Kew Gardens (Donnacha O'Brien) and Zabriske (Pádraig ...

Fury fires warning at Joshua, Wilder

The Return Of The Mack and it has been a long time coming. And Fury dismissed the theory he may have been frustrated to be away from boxing while Anthony Joshua has stepped into the spotlight and become the WBA, IBF and WBO belt holder.

Manuel Neuer returns for Germany

The good news from a German perspective is that Bayern Munich goalkeeper Neuer looks set to go to the World Cup , having proved his fitness despite eight months on the sidelines due to injury. "We lost too many balls which normally doesn't happe...

Is Marouane Fellaini About To Trade Man Utd For Arsenal?

The Belgium global is out of contract after five years at Old Trafford and free to negotiate with interested clubs. Marouane Fellaini is far from the most popular player amongst most football fans but wouldn't be the worst free signing given Arsen...

Serena Williams Is Out of French Open With Arm Injury

I can only take solace in the fact I'm going to continue to get better. A visibly distraught Serena Williams fronted media at Roland Garros overnight, following her injury enforced exit from the French open . Williams: "I honestly don't have ...

Duke, UNC-Michigan headline ACC/Big Ten Challenge | AP sports

State at Wisconsin; Purdue at Florida State; Rutgers at Miami; Virginia Tech at Penn State; Pittsburgh at Iowa; Georgia Tech at Northwestern; Notre Dame at IL. All 14 Big Ten teams and 14 of the 15 ACC teams will participate in the 20...

Robertson: Mohamed Salah can emulate Messi and Ronaldo

The Egypt forward, who is hoping to recover from a shoulder injury before the start of the World Cup , has emerged as a potential Ballon d'Or victor on the back of his fine campaign. The report in Marca suggests Ronaldo is unhappy at the club and ...

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola banned for two Champions League games

I have the impression that Pep, without acknowledgment or respect, did everything to spoil my last season. "I have tried to understand - I politely asked the fitness staff for my statistics and when I discovered that they were as good, sometimes ev...

Andre Iguodala plans NBA Finals return, progressing with knee injury

The 2018 NBA Finals isn't expected to last much longer. And, of course, 73 was off the charts in '16 - and didn't protect Golden State that year after all. The Warriors will evaluate Klay Thompson after pregame warmups to see how he does on his...

Novak Djokovic Reunites With an Old Coach and Rediscovers His Game

Former world number one Djokovic, who would face either second seed Alexander Zverev or Austrian Dominic Thiem in the semi-finals should he beat Cecchinato, hasn't reached the last four at a Grand Slam since the 2016 US Open. I have been many, ma...

Manuel Pellegrini and His Wife Mugged by Armed Robbers in Chile

The Chilean, 64, was traveling with the group to a restaurant on Saturday when the incident happened. A police helicopter was mobilised in the hunt for the criminals, whose vehicle was eventually found in a suburb of Santiago called Conchali.

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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...

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'

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

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'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...

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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

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...

Kenny Stills and 2 other Dolphins protest during national anthem

Kenny Stills and 2 other Dolphins protest during national anthem

After a 2017 season in which the NFL struggled with the split national reaction to players using the anthem as a time for social statements, with President Donald Trump weighing ...

Saquon Barkley's thrilling 39-yard rush in first National Football League carry

Saquon Barkley's thrilling 39-yard rush in first National Football League carry

Saquon Barkley has arrived. However, in his second series on the field, Mayfield connected with tight end David Njoku for a short touchdown pass. While that was all well and g...

Arsenal to consider bids for Danny Welbeck David Ospina and Mohamed Elneny

Arsenal to consider bids for Danny Welbeck David Ospina and Mohamed Elneny

He also feels the £60m acquisition of Riyad Mahrez for Manchester City and the £170m Liverpool splashed on signings will put them two in contention for the title. That gutsy disp...

Mourinho takes swipe at United's detractors

Mourinho takes swipe at United's detractors

Liverpool have invested heavily over the summer as they look to pose a challenge to last season's runaway champions, Manchester City , but the same can't be said for United. "The...