Sports


PV Sindhu, B Sai Praneeth & Ajay Jayaram Win Respective PV Sindhu, B Sai Praneeth & Ajay Jayaram Win Respective
- August 23, 2017

Only one - Pranaav Chopra and Sikki Reddy - of the three mixed doubles teams from India remain in the championships. Much before the Olympics high and the titles at 2016 China Open and 2017 India Open, Sindhu had created ripples in the global circuit when she won bronze medals in the 2013 and 2014 editions of World Championships. (more...)
Force granted leave for appeal in Supreme Court Force granted leave for appeal in Supreme Court
- August 23, 2017

Meanwhile, RugbyWA will find out on Wednesday whether their appeal against the ARU's decision to axe the Force will be heard in the NSW Supreme Court. The ARU claim they axed the Force primarily for financial reasons. Forrest said the decision lacked financial merit and hinted the Force could play elsewhere if unsuccessful in their Supreme Court appeal. (more...)
Dwyane Wade Likely To Join LeBron James, Cavs This Season Dwyane Wade Likely To Join LeBron James, Cavs This Season
- August 23, 2017

The Cleveland Cavaliers have been trying to upgrade their roster this offseason despite having limited cap space, and were hoping to add either Dwyane Wade or Carmelo Anthony (or both) if they were bought out of their contracts. James returned to the Cavaliers in 2014 and has led Cleveland to the Finals in each of his past three seasons and was Finals MVP in 2016 when the Cavs snapped Cleveland's pro championship drought of 52 years. (more...)
Manchester United eye Sessegnon Manchester United eye Sessegnon
- August 23, 2017

Sky Sports presenter Aidan Magee said: "We're hearing there's significant interest from the north west and Manchester United ". With a bid having been rebuffed for Sessegnon , it will likely take a bid in excess of £25m to sign the full-back with Fulham's owners Shadid Khan having indicated he will reject any offer of that level should United or any other club submit a proposal. (more...)
Shaw and Young feature in Man Utd draw Shaw and Young feature in Man Utd draw
- August 23, 2017

Whenever that is, I'm really looking forward to it. 'I was very happy to get an hour tonight - it was very important for me and for Ashley to get the minutes after the rehab we've had. The full-back will be competing for first team minutes with Daley Blind and Matteo Darmian in defence but said he knows exactly what is expected of him and what Mourinho's plan is after honest discussions with his boss. (more...)
Christian Kirksey: Browns players were 'praying' during anthem protest Christian Kirksey: Browns players were 'praying' during anthem protest
- August 23, 2017

Last season, no white players were among those who emulated Colin Kaepernick's example by participating in anthem protests, but three had already done so before games this month. I said at some point in time, they may [protest], and they have. "Of course not", Boldin said , according to the Associated Press. There are many effective ways athletes can utilize their platform if they so desire, but I would respect any individual decision, as ultimately, it would be the player's choice after ... (more...)
Tiemoue Bakayoko: I'll be stronger for winning Chelsea debut Tiemoue Bakayoko: I'll be stronger for winning Chelsea debut
- August 23, 2017

Chelsea looked set to split the points against Spurs after Batshuayi's own-goal, until Marcos Alonso's stunning late victor. Antonio Conte may have hailed it as an incredible performance, since Bakayoko did go the full 90 and didn't do too horribly, but the player himself was a bit more reserved. (more...)
Jon Jones Tests Positive For Steroids, Stripped Of Title Jon Jones Tests Positive For Steroids, Stripped Of Title
- August 23, 2017

The UFC later confirmed the news in a statement on its web site. The UFC organization was notified today that the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has informed Jon Jones of a potential Anti-Doping Policy violation stemming from an in-competition sample collected following his weigh-in on July 28, 2017. (more...)
Tennis Star Victoria Azarenka Officially Out Of US Open 'Ongoing Family Situation' Tennis Star Victoria Azarenka Officially Out Of US Open 'Ongoing Family Situation'
- August 23, 2017

The 28-year-old Belarusian returned to action in June, after the birth of her son Leo last December, and had been hopeful that legal arrangements could be worked out to allow her to compete in the August 28-Sept. She played her first tournament in June, and although she did not do amazingly well, losing in the second round of Mallorca, a grass court tournament, she showed some incredible improvement just a few weeks later at this year's Wimbledon. (more...)
Double Shot: Indians Place Miller, Salazar On Disabled List Double Shot: Indians Place Miller, Salazar On Disabled List
- August 23, 2017

Miller, an All-Star and arguably the most indispensable player on Cleveland's roster, made just seven pitches - all fastballs - in Monday night's win over Boston before taking himself out. The left-hander is 4-3 with a 1.65 ERA and has 79 strikeouts in 54 2/3 innings. This is Salazar's second trip to the DL. On the season Salazar has appeared in 18 games, 16 being starts, and he has a 5-6 record with a 4.30 ERA and a 1.38 WHIP in 92 innings pitched. (more...)
Chelsea consider shock move for PL goal machine Chelsea consider shock move for PL goal machine
- August 23, 2017

The Carabao Cup returns to action on Tuesday night and you can listen to live talkSPORT 2 commentary of Sheffield United v Leicester City here . Despite Leicester's poor season, Vardy still managed to score 16 goals for the Foxes , rediscovering his goal scoring form crucially, during the second half of the 2016/17 campaign to steer the former champions away from the drop zone. (more...)
Celtics and Cavs nearing Kyrie Irving-Isaiah Thomas trade Celtics and Cavs nearing Kyrie Irving-Isaiah Thomas trade
- August 23, 2017

Boston gets a dynamic scorer who is younger than Thomas, better defensively (not by much, but he's an upgrade) and a clutch performer who delivered in Game 7 of the 2016 NBA Finals. Crowder has three seasons left on his deal and will make $6.8 this season. If the trade were to happen it would immediately put the Celtics and Cavaliers neck and neck for first place in the Eastern Conference. (more...)
Marseille president confirms interest in Celtic's Moussa Dembele Marseille president confirms interest in Celtic's Moussa Dembele
- August 23, 2017

The Brazilian striker recently fanned the flames by claiming that Conte's dumping of him - which happened via Whatsapp message - was "a moment of madness". Dembele scored 32 goals in all competitions for the champions last term as they secured an unbeaten domestic Treble and returned to the Champions League group stages. (more...)
Carson Wentz heats back up in joint practice with Dolphins Carson Wentz heats back up in joint practice with Dolphins
- August 23, 2017

Dolphins defense on one field and Dolphins offense vs. Eagles defense on another, with occasional breaks to work on special teams. "He was good, he did well. "He got a lot of throws these last two days". You've just got to pick one and roll with it. "We're going to figure this thing out", Marrone said. "I think the things that happened in Philly made me a better leader in Miami". (more...)
Arsenal offer Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain massive new deal amid Chelsea transfer links Arsenal offer Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain massive new deal amid Chelsea transfer links
- August 22, 2017

The Daily Mirror say the 24-year-old has told Arsene Wenger face-to-face that he will not sign an agreement to stay at the Emirates. Premier League champions Chelsea have been linked with a move for the England global and have already seen a £25m bid rejected by the Gunners though remain interested in securing his services. (more...)
New England Patriots Gift Trump Super Bowl Ring New England Patriots Gift Trump Super Bowl Ring
- August 22, 2017

Donald Trump has already welcomed a few championship teams to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue this year since being sworn in as president with Clemson, the Chicago Cubs, and the New England Patriots stopping by. The inside of the ring is inscribed with "we are all Patriots " and "greatest comeback ever", a reference to the Patriots' surprise comeback against the Atlanta Falcons in the 2017 Super Bowl. (more...)
Markelle Fultz gets no respect in National Basketball Association rookie survey Markelle Fultz gets no respect in National Basketball Association rookie survey
- August 22, 2017

While Rookie of the Year guesses can have a ton to do with who each young star is playing with-Fultz will be sharing the ball with fellow rookie Ben Simmons-predicting which player will have the best overall career is pretty straight forward. (more...)
Barcelona taking action against Neymar over world-record move to PSG Barcelona taking action against Neymar over world-record move to PSG
- August 22, 2017

Neymar signed a contract extension with the Catalan giants in October a year ago before leaving for Paris earlier this month in a €222 million deal. The amount is €8.5m in damages, plus an additional 10% in interest. "He could have been clearer before and the way things were done was not right", Bartomeu added. "Leo Messi continues to be the leader of this side". Spanish Club Barcelona has filed a legal lawsuit against Paris Saint Germaine Striker, Neymar . (more...)
Downbeat Benitez in the dark about Newcastle signings Downbeat Benitez in the dark about Newcastle signings
- August 22, 2017

Huddersfield midfielder Aaron Mooy hailed manager David Wagner's ambition after his goal helped the Premier League newcomers continue their 100 per cent start to the season. Like our first game against Crystal Palace gave us a better picture, a better idea about the possibility of players competing in this division. However, it was their third lost player which sunk them, as Jonjo Shelvey got himself red carded for stamping on Dele Alli right in front of the referee . (more...)
Barcelona To Sue Neymar For Breach Of Contract Barcelona To Sue Neymar For Breach Of Contract
- August 22, 2017

It was reported that Neymar's father - also his agent - held up the move to PSG beyond the end of July in order to trigger the payment, which had been inserted as part of his new deal. Barca deserves much more and everybody knows it. Life as a PSG player has started well for the 25-year-old, who scored on his debut and then added two more along with three assists in a stunning show against Toulouse on Sunday. (more...)

« previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 next »