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Duke in the NBA: Frank Jackson Out for Remainder of Summer League

It's part of the exploding popularity of the league and their creation of a true year-long schedule with the draft, free agency and Summer League stretching the...


Emery hopes to turn Özil’s Arsenal career around

I want to work with him in a new way, and with an ambition for continuing with his quality [and] getting better in the team. For me it's the same for one player...


Argentina's Nestor Pitana to referee World Cup final

Pitana officiated at four matches at the last World Cup in Brazil and the final will be his fifth match at this tournament with his previous outings including t...


England v Belgium: Will Harry Kane start in the 'Golden Boot play-off'?

Following their 2-1 extra time defeat to Croatia, it turns out football is not coming home for Gareth Southgate's boys. The game kicks off at 10 a.m. Add in...


Trump in Scotland, preps for Putin meet amid Russian meddling claims

That's why we flew over him with a message branding him well below par". Police Scotland said on Saturday morning that "inquiries were ongoing to trace the pe...


Where to watch the Federation Internationale de Football Association 2018 World Cup Final in Vancouver

I've had messages from Argentina, Spain, Germany, all four corners of the world. The Tottenham Hotspur defender limped off in extra time of England's 2-1 s...


Ask Sagan: Peter Sagan answers your questions! - Tour de

The Colombian outsprinted Peter Sagan and Andre Greipel at the finish line. Team Sky leader Chris Froome, seeking a record-equalling fifth Tour de France vict...


Perisic hails dream goal as Croatia reach final

While English players laid strewn across the turf at full-time at the Luzhniki Stadium, Croatia's were jubilant after reaching the World Cup final for the v...


Tour de France: Tom Dumoulin gets 20 second time penalty for drafting

Thomas picked up two bonus seconds during the stage, and left Froome in his wake on the final climb as he rode away from the reigning champion with a group of t...


Real Madrid officially deny interest in signing Neymar

But while the club and the vehicle company are separate corporate entities, individually managing their own operations and finances, the Italian USB Lavoro Priv...


WHERE ARE THEY Now? The 1998 World Cup Winning France Team

Paul Pogba and Antoine Griezmann share a joke in training ahead of the World Cup final. "I worked first with him when he was 19 and I've seen an incredibl...


Jabari Parker Ready To Accept Chicago Bulls Contract Offer

As the old line goes, it's never over until it's over. League sources seem to indicate that an "offer sheet" deal could be signed as soon as Sunday, at which ...


John Isner loses to eight seed in longest semifinal match at Wimbledon

Anderson will play again in the final on Sunday - hopefully there, a victor will be decided in four sets or less. It is also the third shortest longest in ten...


A look back at Serena Williams' 7 Wimbledon titles

Really soak in the improbability of what the 23-time Grand Slam champion has accomplished so far this tournament. Goerges had come into her first Grand Slam s...


Chelsea To Use Diego Costa Text In Case Against Antonio Conte

That success didn't go unnoticed and unlike in England, one of the big clubs did come calling for a manager doing well at a so-called smaller club and Sarri was...


Chelsea finally sack Antonio Conte with Maurizio Sarri set to succeed him

He would have frozen out David Luiz, Willian and others, while Chelsea feared that Eden Hazard would not sign a new contract if Conte stayed on and were anxio...


Sagan wins 5th stage to consolidate points lead

Groenewegen grew up in a cycling environment as his grandfather was a bike manufacturer and his boyhood coach was Jean-Paul van Poppel, victor of nine sprint ...


Xherdan Shaqiri Set For Liverpool Medical As Deal Agreed With Stoke City

He joins Naby Keita and Fabinho as Liverpool's summer arrivals so far. Xherdan Shaqiri is set to become the fourth player in Liverpool's Premier Le...


Have mercy! Anderson demands rule change after Wimbledon epic

Anderson was the 10th most popular surname in WA, according to a 2012 survey. Anderson will face either Rafael Nadal or Novak Djokovic in the final on Sun...


Shaqiri on brink of sealing Liverpool switch

However, Man Utd will have to look elsewhere as the Daily Mail are one of several outlets reporting that Liverpool have now agreed a deal to sign Shaqiri af...


Greensboro native John Isner eliminated in Wimbledon semifinals

Dabrowski and Xu were up a break at 4-2 in the third set, but could not hold on. But the South African was broken right back and couldn't capitalize on two set ...


Klopp plays down Karius howler in Tranmere win

Speaking after the Tranmere game, the Liverpool manager tried to downplay Karius' mishap against the League Two side. "Loris concedes that goal, but we can ...


Papa John’s is removing founder from ads after he used racial slur

On Wednesday, Schnatter acknowledged the truth of a Forbes story that said he used the N-word during a discussion about public relations with the company's ou...


Nets trade Jeremy Lin to Hawks

The Brooklyn Nets traded the oft-traveled point guard to the Atlanta Hawks , ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported Thursday night. The Hawks now add Lin, who ...


Isaiah Thomas agrees to one-year deal with Denver Nuggets

Last season, Thomas started with the Cavaliers, but he did not get to take the court until January due to a hip injury he was recovering from. During the 2016...


Hour Ago Shock as Chelsea sack Conte

Contrast that to the end of his first season at the club, where Conte was feted for leading Chelsea to the league title by seven points after a record-breakin...


Italy’s Fiat workers on strike after Juventus sign Cristiano Ronaldo

However, with a new investment strategy in place, Fiat claims that all employees across Italy shall return to work by 2022. After nine years, four Champions L...


World Cup final referee to be Argentine Nestor Pitana

After documenting more than 30 cases throughout the tournament, anti-discrimination group Fare Network have said that sexism has been the biggest problem at R...


Chelsea star Eden Hazard prefers move to Real Madrid

The Portuguese superstar left the Spanish giants for a fee in excess of £88million, leaving Real Madrid with a hole to fill up top. The 27-year-old said to ...


Indian women’s team coach Tushar Arothe resigns from his role

The resignation of Arothe is the second instance in the CoA tenure where the national coach has resigned in response to variances of opinions with players. Th...


Ex-Raptor Charles Oakley arrested, accused of cheating at casino

After security confronted him, Oakley was taken into custody around 5:30 p.m. Oakley was recently cleared of misdemeanor assault charges stemming from a scuff...


Houston Astros tabbed for MLB All-Star game

Outfielder Jo Adell has been selected to represent Team USA in the 2018 SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game . Reigning American League Most Valuable Player Jose...


Why was Kimi Raikkonen penalty 10 not five seconds?

A slow start cost him places to Vettel and Bottas before Raikkonen ran into his rear and was given a 10-second time penalty. From there he followed the leading ...


Novak Djokovic can beat Rafael Nadal, suggests Kei Nishikori

He reached the semifinals at the All England Club in 2013, but four wrist surgeries - three on the left - nearly made him retire. Like I said, he was playin...


How the British media reacted to England's World Cup exit

We imagine if - sorry when - England get through to the final, BA and other companies will have to up their game even more. "Maybe (that was) a effect of bein...


Trade and tea with queen for Trump in a Britain in 'turmoil'

Thursday morning amid an expected surge in protests. Vince Cable, the leader of the pro-EU Liberal Democrats, said , " Most of us don't think he is particular...


Manchester City's Highest-Paid Stars After Riyad Mahrez Signing

Asked if he was anxious about the challenge of getting into the City side, Mahrez said: "No, I never thought about that". City are a big club and have everythin...


Linked Jean-Michel Seri left out of Nice squad

Chelsea target Jean-Michael Seri has not joined Nice's pre-season training camp and is instead in London to seal a move to the Premier League , according to...


Chelsea's Kenedy has medical ahead of Newcastle loan return

James' Park for the whole of the forthcoming season. According to the Daily Mail the Magpies are close to agree a loan deal with Chelsea . During his spell...


Mourinho: It's awesome that Croatia reached final

Now, the club is gearing up for a new season, with fans and players alike eager to see United return to the glory days and make a real challenge for the prize t...


Kerber books place in a second Wimbledon final

She will vie for her eighth Wimbledon title against German Angelique Kerber on Saturday in a repeat of the 2016 Wimbledon final, which Williams won in straigh...


Tottenham Ready To Scupper Arsenal's Plans To Sign £86m La Liga Star

Emery has been busy putting his stamp on Arsenal's squad for his debut campaign, with five players joining the club during the close-season. I want to establi...


Too early to take positives for proud England boss Southgate

Mandzukic's goal in Moscow's Luzhniki stadium on Wednesday sealed Croatia's spot in the final, surprising even some fans with the result, while dashing England...


Donald Trump flies in to a rough reception

Trump's policies. "It seems so un-American". Prior to coming to London , the president claimed a personal victory at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation sum...


Sarri wants £88M Koulibaly as first summer Chelsea signing

However, the Serie A side refused to release the 59-year-old from his contract and stood firm over negotiations with Chelsea . Whether Sarri will be handed a...


Serena into semis after fighting back to beat Giorgi

Kerber won both the Australian Open and US Open in 2016 and will have a chance to win her third Grand Slam title on Saturday. Williams reached her 35th Grand...


Harry Kane: we could have done better

However, now they have been dumped out, some fans are feeling that all so familiar sense of disappointment in the national team, who have only ever reached one ...


Pogba dedicates France semi win to rescued Thai boys

Pogba, 25, was instrumental in the semi-final win in St Petersburg, as Samuel Umtiti's goal in the 51st minute put the 1998 champions in the World Cup final a...


Lovren ready for Kane test at World Cup

Dejan Lovren believes he should be regarded as one of the best defenders in the world after helping Croatia knock England out of the World Cup . "People are...


Liverpool willing to pay 90 million for Juventus' Dybala

And Dybala really would be an outstanding addition to the Reds ' squad. Liverpool FC are planning a move to sign Grzegorz Krychowiak as a replacement for Em...