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Roger Federer Leaves Nike for Uniqlo

Federer retained his Nike shoes, as Uniqlo do not now manufacture tennis footwear. Reports earlier this month suggested that the 36-year-old was preparing to end his career-long association with Nike in favour of a ten-year deal with Uniqlo after...

Roger Federer finds Wimbledon 2018 opener ‘nerve-racking’

Perhaps most importantly, the deal also features a clause that says he will continue to be paid even if he doesn't play. This switch also means that Federer won't be able to sport the "RF" logo as it officially belongs to Nike. When told it was fou...

England captain Harry Kane says he can score in every tournament game

Southgate describes himself as the man who shattered a nation's dream. Here, Press Association Sport flags up what to look out for on the final day of last-16 ties. A route to the final can be plotted. He's been racing aboard unicorns in the p...

Brazil v Mexico 02 July 2018

Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio lamented Neymar's theatrical antics when Layun appeared to stand on him on the sideline, and said Brazil's slowing tactics when it went ahead made it hard for El Tri . "We can't take any risks in such an importan...

Durant plans to re-sign with Warriors, report

Durant's new deal will keep in the Bay City for at least another season on a salary of $30 million. The New York Times was first to report Durant's decision. "Process that", Philadelphia star Joel Embiid wrote on Twitter. Incidentally, Durant wil...

Australia-Philippines game ends with 13 ejections after massive brawl breaks out

Australian NBA player Thon Maker was seen leaping knee-first into an opponent during the fracas. " We are extremely disappointed with what happened and our role in it ", Basketball Australia chief executive Anthony Moore said . We didn't wan...

LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers talk at start of free agency

In his absence, the Lakers will now reportedly look at signing fellow free agent Boogie Cousins - whom James once labelled "the best big man in the NBA " - in order to remain an attractive proposition to the four-time league MVP. After taking some...

Lakers renounce rights to Randle and agree to terms with Rondo

That announcement was quickly followed by agreements by Kentavious Caldwell-Pope , Lance Stephenson and JaVale McGee to play for the Lakers, sources told ESPN's Chris Haynes. Los Angeles can be patient, get the trade they want or add the free ag...

DeMarcus Cousins narrowed list to Warriors and Celtics

In 48 games, Cousins was averaging 25.2 points, 12.9 rebounds, 5.4 assists and 1.6 blocks per game while shooting 75 percent from the free throw line. The 2018-19 season and defending champs already are shaping up to better than previous year. Can ...

LeBron James Agrees To Four-Year Deal With Lakers

That third season - worth $35.6 million for 2018-19 - is the option that James declined. Unfortunately for Cavaliers fans, LeBron James reportedly has no plan to meet the Cavaliers in person when 2018 free agency officially starts. George's cho...

LeBron James Speaks to Cleveland GM as Free Agency Opens

Why did James sign with the Lakers? The franchise has a pair of young studs in Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons, the relatively easy ability to create max cap space and the aggressive mentality to continue chasing a Kawhi Leonard trade. LeBron is headi...

LeBron James to join Los Angeles Lakers

But the Lakers will instantly rise with James, a three-time champion who after being swept by the Warriors in this year's NBA Finals said he is still driven and very much in "championship mode". James isn't expected to drag his choice out over seve...

Alonso hails Liverpool new-boy Keita’s quality

The midfielder completed his £52m move from Leipzig this week and is raring to get going ahead of pre-season training next week. Keita was being shown around the first team dressing room at the Reds training ground when injured midfielder Alex Ox...

Chris Paul, Rockets compromise by agreeing to four-year max contract

The Rockets will match any offer that Capela receives because he is a restricted free agent. Paul could have held out for a five-year max worth over $200 million, which would have taken him through his age-38 season, by which time he undoubtedly woul...

LeBron James agrees to 4-year, $154 million contract with Lakers

For most free-agent signings (especially in a different sport entirely than what's being televised), this would be significant overkill, but Woj's description of this as a "seismic shift in the NBA " feels accurate. The terms were confirmed by a per...

LeBron declines option to be NBA's most prized free agent

It remains to be seen whether the Lakers will acquire Kawhi Leonard from the San Antonio Spurs , who wants out and has asked to be dealt to Los Angeles . With GM Bryan Colangelo deposed, the 76ers consortium will be made up of coach Brett Bro...

LeBron James thanks Cavaliers fans

There is no doubt that the addition of James immediately brings the Lakers back into the forefront of the National Basketball Association. This is the third time in eight years that James has changed teams via free agency. It also helps that the La...

LeBron James rumor roundup: The latest on his plans for free agency

And though the Lakers were the rumored destination for a long time, there was not reports of James holding a meeting with LA's brass. Los Angeles had been hoping to sign Paul George . There is no doubt that the addition of James immediately brin...

Oregon State beats Arkansas 5-0 to take College World Series

After a series comeback against the University of Arkansas in Omaha , Nebraska, the club returned to Corvallis hoisting the 2018 NCAA College World Series Championship trophy. Campbell got Jack Anderson to ground out to strand two runners, then ...

Chris Froome Set To Be Banned From Tour De France

Froome is being investigated by world cycling's governing body after double the allowed level of legal asthma drug Salbutamol was found in his urine during his 2017 Vuelta a Espana win. However, a French court cleared the Quick Step rider 24 hour...

Tiger charges but fades as Ancer, Molinari lead National

He is now seven-under for the tournament after he shot an even-par Thursday. And with a birdie on the final hole for a 67, he tied for sixth to earn his first trip to the British Open. The win matched the largest margin of victory on the PGA Tour thi...

LeBron James signs massive free agent deal with Los Angeles Lakers

It appears that James chose the Lakers over the Cleveland Cavaliers , although the Philadelphia 76ers did make a push late. James, 33, has shown little sign of slowing down despite accumulating thousands of regular season and playoff minutes.

Mercedes admit they cost Lewis Hamilton victory but dismiss need for change

While most teams pitted early during the virtual safety vehicle due to debris on the track Mercedes didn't bring Hamilton in and when he pitted Red Bull took the lead of the race with Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo leading a one-two. In the ensuri...

Spain midfielder Andres Iniesta has announced his retirement

The 27-year-old repeatedly failed to find a teammate with his passes from the back, failing to complete a single successful pass in the opening 45 minutes. Eight years ago Iniesta scored the goal that gave Spain their first ever World Cup in Sout...

Spain dumped out on penalties by Russian Federation

That was also the case during the shootout, in which Russian Federation scored each of their spot-kicks through Fedor Smolov , Sergei Ignashevich , Aleksandr Golovin, and Denis Cheryshev , while Akinfeev saved from Koke and Iago Aspas. "It's a tou...

England's political and leaders would be welcome at World Cup Russian organisers

He was unable to inspire Spain to victory however as they were beaten 4-3 on penalties by the World Cup hosts. Spain became the first team since at least 1966 to make over 1,000 passes in a World Cup game, but created very few clear chanc...

[BREAKING] Croatia Vs Denmark enters penalty shoot-out

Croatia goalkeeper Danijel Subasic made three saves in the penalty shootout. Mathias Jorgensen gave Denmark the lead after 58 seconds but Mario Mandzukic levelled for Croatia in the fourth minute. Denmark have relied upon the considerab...

Mexican fans rejoice at embassy

If Germany defeats South Korea in Kazan and Sweden simultaneously tops Mexico , three teams would finish with six points, sending it to tiebreakers that start with the best goal differential. The German coach said all other players are availab...

Party in OKC: George stays put

It's a decision that speaks volumes, and one that could be viewed as George choosing Russell Westbrook over LeBron James . George averaged 21.9 points and 5.7 rebounds in 2017-18, his first with the Thunder. Paul George is back. I mean, honestl...

Joshua promoter challenges Wilder to sign contract for Wembley clash

Controversy recently emerged over an alleged contract that was handed to Wilder, by Eddie Hearn, which outlined an invitation to a bout with Joshua, but the invitation included neither date or location, and a rather one-sided rematch clause which opt...

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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...