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Inside Trump's isolation after Putin summit, walkbacks

The news of the White House invitation to Putin appeared to surprise Coats Thursday. Presidential aides said that they were also concerned that the DNI's c...


The Open 2018: Tommy Fleetwood eyes 'special' win at Carnoustie

With 28 players under par after two rounds, and 39 within six shots of the lead shared by Americans Zach Johnson and Kevin Kisner at 6 under, it feels like ...


Ideal start for Eagle-eyed Van Rooyen

Kevin Kisner put a mediocre links record aside and surged to the first-round lead with a five-under-par 66 at the British Open at a fiery fast and baked-out Car...


Thomas plays down abuse claims after liquid thrown at Froome

As Thomas and Froome raced to the finish line in Mende, 18 minutes behind Spanish stage victor Omar Fraile, insults - and liquid from a bottle or cup - were thr...


Maharaj grabs nine but Proteas’ batting collapses again

Live Cricket Score Sri Lanka vs South Africa 2nd Test Day 2 Live Streaming: If Sri Lanka spinners spun their webs around South Africa in the first Test,...


Justin Rose equals Carnoustie Open record with third-round 64

He had spent a third round in placid conditions by the North Sea making a steep, brisk climb. Justin Rose's name had just crept on to the giant yellow scorebo...


EPL: Mourinho confirms Manchester United defenders for the season

I have to respect the United States authorities in their process of visas. "The captain was Valencia last season [when Carrick did not play] and I think he's ...


DeMarcus Cousins Says Signing With Warriors Was 'My Nuclear Bomb'

He's one of the top in this business and just his approach to every game, I want that guy on my team every day. Cool. We reached out to some other teams. "I'm a...


Chelsea fire warning to Real Madrid over £170m Eden Hazard transfer

With Chelsea looking increasingly likely to accept Thibaut Courtois' departure to Real Madrid this summer, the club are left with just a few weeks to find...


Inside Trump's isolated days amid Russian Federation fallout

It wasn't until more than 24 hours after the press conference that Trump took back his initial remarks, blaming a grammatical glitch as he read from a prepa...


Tiger Woods has mixed bag and another 71 at British Open

Woods, winless in the majors since the 2008 U.S. Open, hasn't been this close to the lead going into the final round at a major since he was two shots back at...


Lost Vegas in remarkable last-minute dash to Carnoustie

It all started last Thursday, when he realized he'd read the dates on his visa incorrectly and discovered it was out of date. He had read the dates backward, co...


Kevin Anderson acknowledges South African President Cyril Ramaphosa's call

Anderson advocates the value of putting mental work and visualization into practice, telling KweséESPN: "My dad, Mike, who coached me when I was growing up, was...


Chelsea could sign Nabil Fekir amid Eden Hazard exit talk

French outfit Le 10 Sport has suggested a "first agreement" between Chelsea and Real has already been struck for €190 million (R3 billion), although Onda C...


Dodgers Trade for Manny Machado: Winners and Losers

Phillips notes that the Machado situation will slow down Plan B pursuits for other teams until it is resolved. The 26-year-old spent his first year as a full-ti...


Forward Nikola Kalinic refused medal, reports Croatian media

Compassionately, Kalinic's squad mates as well as backroom staff have handed the 30-year-old the runners-up medal despite refusing to come on against Nigeria's...


Cambage scores WNBA-record 53 points for Wings over Liberty

She had 33 points by the end of the third quarter. The last time someone went for 50 points, 10 rebounds and shot 75 percent was Michael Jordan . "Chris Goul...


Jose Mourinho reveals who will be Manchester United captain next season

Mata came closest to scoring in the first half but saw his effort come back off the inside of the post. The Red Devils - back in the United States for the sec...


Manny Pacquiao Calls Out Floyd Mayweather For Rematch

He briefly came out of retirement last summer to face UFC superstar Conor McGregor for his 50th victory in a fight that saw Mayweather reportedly earn over $3...


Rory hits back at Butch - I'm no robot

Johnson holed a 30-foot birdie putt on the 18th and had a one-shot lead over Tommy Fleetwood at the midway point of the second round. He left it well short, ...


Chelsea train in Australia as Fabregas admits begging Hazard not to quit

Chelsea will look to start Maurizio Sarri's tenure in charge of the Blues on the right note as they travel to Australia to take on Perth Glory at Optus Stadi...


Eddie Hearn announces exclusive deal with legendary ring announcer Michael Buffer

The first event will be headlined by heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua and Alexander "The Russian Warrior" Povetkin, as the two duke it out for Joshua...


Skiing Big Air To Be Added For 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics

The mixed team events included for Beijing 2022 are the snowboard cross, ski jumping, freestyle skiing aerials and short track relay. Aiming to cut organizing...


After French Rebuke, 'Daily Show' Host Defends World Cup Comments

While in America, immigrants identify themselves by their roots, i.e. African-Americans, Chinese-Americans, the French take pride in their integration process...


Jonny Bairstow says will take confidence of ODI triumph into Tests

Rashid's last Test appearance came in India in December 2016. Pant, an aggressive wicket-keeper batsman, has earned his maiden Test call-up after notching up ...


World Cup snub could spur on Sane says Man City boss Guardiola

Both would present hard negotiations for Manchester City , but Kovacic is keen to secure more playing time next season. Manchester City are keen to make su...


Danny Ainge Reacts To Marcus Smart Re-Signing With Heartwarming Tweet

Smart averaged 10.2 points, 4.8 assists, 3.5 rebounds and 1.3 steals for the Celtics in 54 games last season. Smart getting the extension done was a big ...


Papa John's looking into reports of sexist corporate culture

Schnatter has admitted that, during a May conference call with a marketing firm, he said that Sanders used the "N" word in reference to African-Americans, with ...


Aston Villa given immediate "significant investment" boost before start of new season

Dr Tony Xia and the Club are confident that as strategic partners they bring exceptional business, sport and leisure expertise that will enhance the Club's fu...


Sagan takes stage 13 at the Tour de France

Spewing yellow smoke, the flare appeared to be thrown over Team Sky's riders, massed on the right-hand side of the peloton around Geraint Thomas in the yel...


Alexis Sanchez joins Manchester United pre-season squad in America

Herrera said: "They are very good". "When you're the best goalkeeper in the world and you don't make those unbelievable saves, everyone is going to talk". De ...


Woods welcomes softer conditions after second straight 71

Even while the morning wasn't especially brutal as it lacked menacing wind, the afternoon promised more kindness. However, in typical McIlroy fashion, the N...


Liverpool complete world-record move for Alisson after Mo Salah text

Szczesny's departure for Juventus at the beginning of last season paved the way for Alisson to make 37 Serie A and 12 UEFA Champions League starts in 2017/1...


Son Heung-min pens new five-year Spurs contract

The report comes immediately after fellow attacker Son Heung-min had signed a new contract with the north Londoners, as Spurs get their contracts sorted before ...


Neymar: Cristiano Ronaldo Is A Genius

Ronaldo shocked the football world earlier this month when he swapped Real Madrid for Juventus in a £99million move. Tax laws are more favourable in Ital...


Fakhar Zaman becomes first Pakistani to clinch Double Century in ODI cricket

With the series already lost, Zimbabwe will play for pride in the fourth one-day global of the five-match series against Pakistan in Bulawayo on Friday and ...


Fabinho interview: 'How I tried to convince Kylian Mbappe to join Liverpool'

What Mbappe did in two years of professional football is fantastic. Now, Fabinho wants Mbappe to join him at Anfield. "I tried to focus on the end of the se...


Former KU star McLemore back with Sacramento

The Sacramento Kings announced that the team has acquired guard Ben McLemore , center Deyonta Davis , a 2021 second-round draft selection and cash conside...


76ers trade forward Holmes to Suns

A person with knowledge of the agreement tells The Associated Press that the trade helped the Sixers clear cap space to sign 2017 second-round pick Jonah Bolden...


Vinicius Junior ready to fight for Real Madrid first-team place

Vinicius would relish the chance to play in the same side as Neymar but thinks it is more likely to happen with the national team. "I have a dream of playing ...


McIlroy shoots 2-under 69 to stay in mix at British Open

The way golf has been going the last few years, it would be reasonable to see the name " Johnson " atop the leaderboard and assume it belonged to the No. "It's ...


Mafi and Timani fined by Melbourne Rebels for Dunedin fight

The Japan global has been allowed to return to Australia and his case has been adjourned until August 3. Both are off contract at the end of this season but i...


Class-action suits claim OSU ignored doctor's alleged sex abuse

Jordan has denied the claims repeatedly, and has been defended by fellow former coaches and members of Congress . Jordan has said he will assist in the...


Liverpool Goalkeeper Agrees £12m Switch To Leicester After Alisson Arrival

Liverpool's previous number 1 Simon Mignoletvis nearly certain to press for a move away from Anfield on his return from World Cup duty and Ward's expected depa...


Kisner first round leader in benign Open conditions

It was the tee shot of US Open champion Brooks Koepka , who hit driver off the tee to set up an easy birdie. Fleetwood also explained how he was working to m...


Thomas takes stage win and yellow jersey on Tour de France

Despite a distinct lack of support from the French locals, Team Sky's Geraint Thomas remains in possession of the yellow jersey at this year's Tour de France...


Elena Delle Donne named All-Star captain, Kristi Toliver also picked for game

Maya Moore was the top vote-getter, but told the league she was unable to perform the captain duties. Captains Elena Delle Donne and Candace Parker will take tu...


Guardian: Manchester United target Gareth Bale to stay at Real Madrid

There has only been one club strongly linked with Bale this summer, in the form of Manchester United. However, the 28-year-old's future at the Bernabeu is in ...


Ugly scenes as fan attacks Tour de France rider

L'Alpe d'Huez (France) (AFP) - Geraint Thomas became the first yellow jersey wearer since disgraced Lance Armstrong to triumph on the legendary Alpe d'Huez af...


Chelsea boss Sarri wants to keep Hazard and ‘improve’ him

I would like to meet these players face to face and talk to them and understand what will be best for everyone. "I spoke with the club and I said ideally a pi...