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The big money behind Trump’s Supreme Court pick

Murkowski and Collins have been the focus of a concentrated campaign against Kavanaugh by liberal groups and affiliated Democrats. The official spoke on condi...


Mahrez set to join Man City for £60m

Here is the photograph - is it Riyad Mahrez? The exciting winger has successfully completed his medical and will wear the No 26 shirt next season, previousl...


Juventus Real Madrid agree Cristiano Ronaldo deal over transfer

It's been a long, messy saga, stretching all the way back to Real Madrid's Champions League win in Kiev at the end of May, and it leaves the club's long-ter...


Gareth Southgate drops major England semi-final selection hint

The Swedes had been quietly impressive throughout the tournament and looked set to nullify England's attacking threat with their organisation and solidity, bu...


Jack Wilshere signs for West Ham on three-year contract

West Ham's current transfer record is the £22m they paid Toulouse for Diop last month, although the £20m they paid Stoke for striker Marko Arnautovic last summe...


Eden Hazard admits ‘dreaming’ for Real Madrid deal, restates Chelsea loyalty

Sky Sports are reporting that the Portuguese striker could be announced as Juventus player as early as this afternoon. "These years with Real Madrid and in...


These are the semi-final matchups at the FIFA World Cup (SCHEDULE)

England has not been as far as the semi-finals since they last hosted the tournament in 1966. "We have been watching England in all their games. They are con...


BMC beats Froome’s Sky to win Tour de France team time trial

Porte has moved up to 14th, 51 seconds off the lead and 4 seconds ahead of defending champion Chris Froome who rose to 18th. While Sky's top-placed rider ...


France beat Belgium to reach final in Russian Federation

France looked to spring using its pace on the other side in the 13th minute on a play created by Pogba . Roberto Martinez's surprise 4-3-3 was just insane e...


France President Emmanuel Macron at World Cup semifinals

Deschamps has confirmed he values the contribution Giroud has provided and insists that despite the fact he is yet to score in Russian Federation, he has done e...


With Russia out of the tournament, hosts' World Cup fever wanes

The Three Lions opened up as 7/5 favourites to beat Croatia in normal time but those odds have shrunk to 11/8 after a patriotic plunge by punters. The last tw...


Croatia beat Russia on penalties to reach semis

At this stage of the tournament, there are only four days between matches. "We've talked, touched briefly, certainly, on the team which won". "I think Rahee...


Wimbledon 2018: Roger Federer bagels and beats Adrian Mannarino

Rafael Nadal has breezed into his first Wimbledon quarter-final since 2011. The eighth-seeded Anderson will meet defending champion Federer in the next rou...


The Rockets should sign Carmelo Anthony, but only under these conditions

The Rockets are hunting for a replacement for Trevor Ariza , who signed a one-year $15m deal with the Phoenix Suns during free agency, and hope Anthony could...


Thailand Cave Rescue Saves 8 Children Trapped For Weeks Underground

Head of the operation, Governor Narongsak Osatanakorn, earlier said the first 19 divers involved in the operation were sent in around 10am on Tuesday (local tim...


LeBron inks four-year contract with Lakers

For example, perhaps no coach had a worse summer than Tyronn Lue, who was "shocked and hurt" when LeBron James left the Cavaliers in free agency. After al...


Newcastle's opening four games picked for TV

Liverpool's first five matches of the season will all be broadcast live, they will be involved in six live matches before the end of September - more than any ...


How have Three Lions reached the semi finals?

Harry Kane was not even born when England last reached the World Cup semifinals 28 years ago, but the Tottenham striker - who has met 1966 final hat-trick he...


Thai caves: 9th boy saved on day 3 of Tham Luang rescue

Osatanakorn said officials did not want to waste time because of intensifying rain that could halt rescue efforts. The first boy to emerge Monday was seen on...


France v Belgium: Mbappe misses training but Deschamps eases fears

The match kicks-off at 20:00 hrs (BST) at Krestovsky Stadium in St. Petersburg. Cunha disallowed a goal by Iran's Saeid Ezatolahi after an assistant referee and...


Nadal ends seven-year wait, return to Wimbledon quarter-finals

Stefanos Tsitsipas was just 2 years old when Roger Federer , then a ponytailed 19-year-old with balletic grace, famously announced himself to the tennis wor...


Serena Williams wins again at Wimbledon, closes in on Grand Slam No

Predictably, Pliskova was asked why there have been so many surprises. And Williams was followed by Rafael Nadal - two titles at Wimbledon , 17 at all Slams - ...


Gazza's message for Southgate and his England squad

Petersburg, Russia , Monday, July 9, 2018. "I don't rate the French that highly" he told 2fm's Game On ahead of tomorrow's first World Cup semi-finals (Liv...


Barcelona Confirm Paulinho Loan Deal To Guangzhou Evergrande

Meanwhile, NAIJ.com previously had reported that Brazil worldwide Paulinho joined Barcelona after the club activated his €40 million buyout clause. Having s...


Magnificent England will have too much for jaded Croatians

Not many expected Spain to fail to make the final four of the World Cup and even fewer anticipated Brazil crashing out at the quarter-final stage but Gary N...


Will Tottenham's forgotten midfield hero Winks finally be missed v Croatia?

Winks went toe to toe with Modric in the Champions League for Tottenham twice as they took on the mighty Real Madrid, drawing one game and winning 3-1 at Wemble...


Croatia boss Zlatko Dalic admits England's 'young, alive and attacking team'

It was a similar story in the round-of-16 against Denmark and, on the back of those two gruelling encounters, they now have just four days to prepare for an Eng...


England's set-piece mastery reaping rewards at World Cup

The third place finishers from the 1998 World Cup have needed penalty shoot-out wins to bypass both Denmark and Russian Federation in the knock-out phase. "It...


Vettel wrecks Hamilton’s home party with stunning Ferrari win

While the decision proved correct for Hamilton , it was another oversight on Mercedes' part plus another strategy error which will no doubt raise more question...


France's Kylian Mbappe deserves Ballon d'Or Eden Hazard

It is like when you leave your club and come back to play them with another team, you are part of the enemy team. From the time he became an assistant to Rober...


LiAngelo to play for JBA League

It may not be the Lakers and Lonzo Ball, but LiAngelo will get the chance to play professional basketball in Los Angeles with his brother. "If I have to play ...


Harry Kane Heads List Of Reported Madrid Replacements For Ronaldo

The Serie A giants still have to negotiate a fee with Madrid and are expected to have to pay upwards of €100m (£88m/$117m), but could go as high as €120m (£106m...


Thai cave rescue: Elon Musk reveals child-size submarine

His colleagues said they would "not let the sacrifice of our friend go to waste". Four more boys were brought out of the cave over the three hours from 4.30pm...


What Giroud Has Said About Thierry Henry Coaching Belgium Is Brilliant

In Luka Modric and Ivan Rakitic, Croatia has two of the best midfielders in the world and should provide England with its hardest test yet. Olivier Giroud h...


Froome booed and whistled at Tour presentation

Respect by the riders, by the teams and also the public. "Of course it has been damaging", he said when asked about his reputation. "As it is I'm now happy to...


Van Avermaet in yellow as BMC win team time trial

However, cycling's governing body and WADA ruled it "does not constitute an AAF (adverse analytical finding)", meaning the 33-year-old will keep his Vuelta titl...


CCTV appeal after England fans damage taxi

A Just Giving page has raised more than £2,000 for a Nottingham taxi driver who had his vehicle wrecked after fans jumped on it, smashing the windscreen. "It wa...


Russia World Cup squad greeted by thousands in Moscow fan zone

The team went down to Croatia in an agonizing 4-3 penalty shootout defeat after the scores had finished level at 2-2 following extra-time. Denis Cheryshev sai...


Fred reveals his disappointment at Brazil's World Cup quarter-final exit

Chancing him to score first and add to his tally of four World Cup goals is the suggestion in this match. Brazil , Italy, Germany, Argentina, Uruguay, Fran...


Wimbledon 2018: Nick Kyrgios destroys Marion Bartoli in response to 'pathetic' jibe

Nick Kyrgios hit back at Marion Bartoli's stinging criticism of himself and Gael Monfils by stating "we know you have to remain relevant, but we don't care w...


Wimbledon 2018: Alexander Zverev survives scare to reach third round

Gulbis, a former World No. 10 who famously defeated Roger Federer on his way to the French Open semifinals in 2014, will be playing in the last 16 at Wimbl...


Rohit Sharma to Dinesh Karthik - Personal Milestones Will Keep Coming With Time

But on a pitch where anything that was too short or full could be flayed to the boundary, it rarely felt as though it was an even contest between bat and ball. ...


Finally, England and Croatia have chance to banish semi blues

Those who stuck around appeared more interested in following the action from Russian Federation via electronic devices instead of watching the tennis take place...


Fans invade Ikea to celebrate England win at World Cup

We are a young side, but we're an experienced young side, as daft as that sounds. Alli isn't the first player to bust out a Fortnite dance during the World...


Chelsea and Conte return to pre-season training

The Blues tackle Australia's Perth Glory on July 23 in their first pre-season game. Conte was widely expected to be fired at the end of last term, in which th...


Nadal ends seven-year wait to return to Wimbledon quarter-finals

Rafael Nadal reached the fourth round of Wimbledon for just the third time in seven years with an emphatic win over Alex De Minaur. With the draw opening u...


Will Elon Musk’s ‘kid submarine’ be used in Thai rescue?

Authorities in northern Chiang Rai province began the risky mission to bring out the 12 boys and their coach earlier on Sunday. They were all carried out on...


Jack Wilshere Makes Statement Which Will Hurt Arsenal Fans

Former Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has joined West Ham on a three-year deal and says he has moved to the club he supported as a boy. "My family and a...


France eyes World Cup final but Belgium has Henry factor

Hugo Lloris says his former France team-mate Thierry Henry's heart will be torn when Les Bleus take on Belgium in the World Cup semi-finals. Henry's l...


Formula One: Eric Boullier Resigns As McLaren's Racing Director

When asked whether McLaren had consulted Alonso on their respective qualities, Alonso replied: "I was not consulted, I was informed, about the changes and the...