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Stosur knocked out in Nottingham

Watson passed-up two break points in the following game before Konta served out to take the first. Konta was trailing 4-1 in the second set but fought back to beat British No 2 Watson on a tie-break in the windy conditions. "It is definitely not ea...

US Open: Phil Mickelson melts down, hits still-rolling ball

Gretzky says Johnson, who has a four-shot lead at Shinnecock Hills , never blames conditions or a golf course when something goes wrong on the course. "I just haven't done that". You're going to try to hit fairways. Things looked promising when Wo...

Russian Federation romps, fans revel and Putin is pleased in World Cup opener

In a squad without World Cup experience, Osama Hawsawi's 135 caps of worldwide know-how could prove crucial in allowing Saudi Arabia to make a fist of its matches. Substitute Denis Cheryshev , who replaced Alan Dzagoev , doubled the lead fo...

Taxi hits pedestrians in Moscow amid World Cup festivities

Russia is now hosting the World Cup and Moscow is one of 11 Russian cities where tournament games are being played. Chris Irvine is Senior News Editor at Fox News . "He was shouting: "It wasn't me". The driver has been arrested after reporte...

Mickelson throws 'putting tantrum' at US Open

Upset at how things were going, Mickelson hit a bad putt on the 13th hole and the ball rolled past the hole. Mickelson's bogey putt from above the hole ran by the cup and was headed down a slope when he ran over and swatted it back toward the hole as...

England get early breakthrough against Australia

But Billy Stanlake gave Australia hope of victory when his second ball of England's reply cut back sharply to bowl Jason Roy for a duck on his Surrey home ground. Disgraced Aussie cricketer David Warner will feature as part of Nine's commentary t...

Conor McGregor makes brief court appearance

The 29-year-old Irishman, nattily clad in a blue plaid suit and striped tie, stood silently as a judge continued his $50,000 bail in the weird case that started when a McGregor meltdown led to an assault on fellow fighters during a UFC media day ...

India vs Afghanistan - Highlights & Stats

Ravindra Jadeja took four wickets as India skittled out Afghanistan for 103 in the final session while following on at Bangalore's M Chinnaswamy Stadium. Phil Simmons , the Afghanistan coach, agreed there was an "air of disappointment" at how ...

NZ’s Amelia Kerr hits unbeaten 232, smashes women’s ODI batting record

Leigh Kasperek also scored a brilliant century, as New Zealand finished with 440/3 on their allotted 50 overs. She is overall the 4th in ODI cricket to complete the double after Vivian Richards, Paul Collingwood and Rohan Mustafa. The Wellington-b...

Egypt start without Salah, Uruguay at full strength

Uruguay finished the match strongly with El-Shenawy making a fantastic one-handed save to push away Cavani's well-struck effort from the edge of the penalty area late on. Uruguay coach Oscar Tabarez said: "To win matches in this group means we will...

Fun facts about FIFA World Cup every football fan should know

Morocco was bidding for the fifth time to host the world's biggest single-sport fiesta, and has launched a compact bid in which all host cities are within a radius of maximum two hours by air travel. With the FIFA Congress decision to award the 202...

Canelo vs. GGG II Rebooked For This Fall

Both sides continued negotiations with Alvarez and Golden Boy Promotions slowly conceding ground to GGG before putting their final offer on the table: a 57½-42½ split in Canelo's favor and a deadline of 12 p.m. "It's finally on", Loeffler said in a t...

FA heaps praise on Gareth Southgate but frets over England’s future defence

You will see that. Early exits in the group stages at the 2014 World Cup and in humiliating fashion to Iceland at Euro 2016 have tempered expectations England can end a 52-year wait to win the World Cup. He has made courageous selection decisions...

Afghanistan v India - Inaugural Test Match - Preview - the Red Ball Challenge

Mohammed Shahzad, Mohammed Nabi, Rashid and others, led by Asghar Stanikzai , will look to put up a fight and make the world accept they belong at the top table. "As President of Afghanistan , I welcome their maiden Test match against India ". ...

Pique says Ronaldo 'prone to diving' after thrilling draw

The Real Madrid forward was taken down in the box by Nacho as he attempted to find some space to get a shot away, and the referee pointed to the spot. Busquets and Costa combined for Spain's equalizer in the 55th. He has also now scored in ei...

Messi, Di Maria, Aguero in attack for Argentina

Argentina's best player in those finals is still their best player today: Lionel Messi, who remains at the top of his game and will probably go down as one of the best competitors in history. After losing the 2014 World Cup final to Germany, Argent...

Didier Deschamps Backing France's Rising Stars To Shine At World Cup

Criticism of the French star arises when speculating his social media use. Graceful and lithe, Tostao was part of Brazil's legendary 1970 team that captured the World Cup and the planet's imagination. There's always so much on the line in the ope...

Kyrie Irving Won't Talk about a Contract Extension with the Celtics

This could mean that the Celtics begin to explore trades for Irving to make sure they get some value back for a player who could leave for nothing. Thanks to the structure of National Basketball Association contracts and increased TV revenue next y...

Iran boss Queiroz quiet on Spain's coaching debacle

Queiroz is furious with Nike for not supplying his Iran side with boots. Our players are full of enthusiasm and energy for the match. We have addressed this concern to Federation Internationale de Football Association and the minimum Nike should do...

Kawhi Leonard wants out from San Antonio Spurs

Leonard has communicated with coach Gregg Popovich in recent days, sources say, but the two have yet to speak in person. Leonard, according to sources, has grown frustrated with how the organization handled his quad injury and feels the franchise t...

Leicester City Travel To Manchester United In 2018/19 Premier League Opener

The redeveloped White Hart Lane will not be ready for the start of the season, so their first home game against the Cottagers will be played at the national stadium. The games against Manchester United will first be staged at the Etihad Stadium on 10...

Anthony Martial wants to leave Manchester United

Philippe Lamboley claims United want to extend Martial's deal - and BBC Sport understands the club do not want the Frenchman to leave Old Trafford. United's failure to agree terms over a new deal has convinced the player he's not really valued at the...

Ryan Fox tied for 20th, four shots off leaders at US Open

For those who aren't avid golfers, that's a disastrous start to your round. Woods appeared to be rolling along towards a round of three or four over par until a four-putt double-bogey on the par-4 14th derailed him. A four-putt double-bogey. Not ...

Arsenal star set for talks with Unai Emery this week

If reports are to be believed, Arsenal have nearly completed the deal for Sampdoria star Lucas Torreira . Leno has always been angling for a move away from Leverkusen, with the former German worldwide - who was left out of their World Cup sq...

Egypt’s Mohamed Salah fit and ready to fire against Uruguay

Salah's absence came as a surprise after coach Hector Cuper had said on Thursday he was nearly 100 percent certain to play . Liverpool star Salah, who celebrates his 26th birthday on Friday, suffered a shoulder injury in his side's Champions Lea...

Carlos Queiroz furious over Iran Nike World Cup football boots snub

An ESPN report from Moscow said the Nike decision had left Iranian football officials baffled, noting that the US company had supplied the team at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil when similar sanctions were in effect. The Iranian winger Alireza Jaha...

Trump on 2026 winning bid

Soccer. "Thank you so, so very much for this incredible honour". The English Football Association revealed it had voted for the United 2026 bid in a statement. Why Did The "United" Bid Win? . The players themselves also seem to be excited th...

Wind-blown Shinnecock does a number on U.S. Open field

The Hollywwod had been bullish about his prospects after a lengthy spell of preparation at Shinnecock and other courses on Long Island, but his prospects of a second US Open title were quickly blown off course. The guys weren't going anywhere tod...

Antoine Griezmann confirms he's staying put at Atletico Madrid

The whole thing was inspired by National Basketball Association superstar LeBron James, who announced his move to Miami from Cleveland on a TV programme also called "The Decision ". "Over the next days, both clubs will work to close the agreement ...

Uruguay win, all eyes on Morocco vs Iran

However, Cuper has claimed that Salah is "almost 100% certain" to feature against Uruguay in Yekaterinberg on Friday afternoon. Salah, who turned 26 on Friday, instead remained his seat as his side crumbled under the late pressure. The two-time ...

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Djokovic stunned by Greek teen Tsitsipas in Toronto

Djokovic, a four-time Rogers Cup champion, faded in the decisive set against the flashy 19-year-old, who played with poise and power on a warm, breezy afternoon at Aviva Centre o...

Ramsey and Monreal in Emirates training session ahead of Man City clash

Emery faced Pep Guardiola regularly when they were in charge of Valencia and Barcelona respectively. We also need time, but now I am happy because I think the players are improvi...

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...

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Pogba scores as Man United wins Premier League opener

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

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

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...