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NZ men's sevens in World Cup final NZ men's sevens in World Cup final
- July 23, 2018

Eagles superstar Perry Baker, who had written in his exclusive tournament preview for ESPN that he believed the hosts could win the trophy and that " the sky is the limit for rugby in America ", scored two tries while Martin Iosefo, Danny Barrett and Carlin Isles also touched down in the final game of the day. (more...)
Neymar ends Real Madrid speculations, set to remain at PSG next season Neymar ends Real Madrid speculations, set to remain at PSG next season
- July 23, 2018

Paris Saint-Germain winger Neymar rules out the possibility of leaving the club this summer despite speculation linking him with a move to Real Madrid . Like with PSG, Neymar was the subject of numerous heavy tackles during the World Cup and much was made of his reaction to those challenges. He was superb for the club in his debut season despite spending nearly half of the season on the sidelines due to the foot injury he picked up in late february in a cup game. (more...)
Liverpool Alisson: Reds could have signed keeper for £4m Liverpool Alisson: Reds could have signed keeper for £4m
- July 23, 2018

Two years ago Jürgen Klopp was scathing of the transfer of Paul Pogba to Manchester United . Even when fit his game time has been significantly reduced by the fact that Liverpool's usual front line of Roberto Firmino, Sadio Mane and Mo Salah have been outstanding. (more...)
Blitzboks' World Cup dream ends with England thrashing
- July 23, 2018

Scotland and France also won through to the Cup quarters, with the French upsetting Australia 22-17 in a ding-dong battle. New Zealand also flexed their muscles on the opening day, seeing off Russian Federation 29-5 in the easiest of first-up victories. (more...)
Italian Francesco Molinari wins The Open Championship, holding off Tiger Woods Italian Francesco Molinari wins The Open Championship, holding off Tiger Woods
- July 23, 2018

Woods, who stood on the 11th tee with a 1-shot lead at The Open , hit a spectator over the green from deep rough with his second shot, left a pitch short and made a double-bogey. His challenge helped attract a record crowd of 172,000 attend over the week. Woods brought pandemonium by charging into the lead at a major for the first time in nine years on Sunday (local time), only to lose it with one bad hole. (more...)
Rory McIlroy glad to be still in contention at the Open Rory McIlroy glad to be still in contention at the Open
- July 22, 2018

McIlroy said his final-day score of 70 was "up there with one of the better scores of the day". "So I was trying so hard to make sure that I was down one side of the fairway and you have an angle to the pin". "It wasn't pretty off the tee but I got it done and I took advantage of some unfortunate bounces". "It's easy to make comments when you don't know what's happening". (more...)
Ozil retires from German national team Ozil retires from German national team
- July 22, 2018

Attitudes like theirs simply do not reflect the players they supposedly represent. He had previously attracted criticism following his May meeting with Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan . "I have two hearts, one German and one Turkish ", the footballer wrote. After the tournament, Ozil came in for stinging criticism by DFB officials and German politicians across the spectrum. (more...)
Fakhar Zaman innings - highlights Fakhar Zaman innings - highlights
- July 22, 2018

On a tour where not much has gone wrong for Pakistan , the latest performance is just the icing on the cake for them. Pakistan set 399 runs target for Zimbabwe for loss of one wicket. He took 149 balls to reach the milestone. It was an one-way traffic from thereon as Zaman did whatever he felt like. The 28-year old Fakhar Zaman also surpassed Saeed Anwar's record for the highest individual score (194) for Pakistan . (more...)
Ice-cool Molinari holds off pack to win absorbing Open Ice-cool Molinari holds off pack to win absorbing Open
- July 22, 2018

His five-under 66 was his lowest British Open round since he romped to victory at Hoylake in 2006 and left him only four shots behind Jordan Spieth , Xander Schauffele and Kevin Kisner . Further trouble and another dropped shot was to follow at the next and it was with his head bowed deep in thought he strode down the par-three 13th where he managed to stem the haemorrhage with a par. (more...)
New Manchester United United signing Diogo Dalot out until September New Manchester United United signing Diogo Dalot out until September
- July 22, 2018

United finished 2nd in the Premier League last season but fell 19 points short of Champions and local rivals Manchester City, ultimately ending the year trophyless. Goalkeeper David de Gea, who has captained United on occasion in the past, was another name that had been thrown around that Mourinho seems to be overlooking this time around. (more...)
Vegas takes wild journey to British Open Vegas takes wild journey to British Open
- July 22, 2018

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland - Jhonattan Vegas shot 76 in the opening round of The Open at Carnoustie, but he has a pretty solid excuse. "Even though this journey seemed insane and frustrating at times", Vegas said, "I just thought that somebody was really playing a joke on me". (more...)
DeMarcus Cousins blasts critics who questioned his decision to join Warriors DeMarcus Cousins blasts critics who questioned his decision to join Warriors
- July 22, 2018

In the video, Cousins revealed that he reached out to Draymond Green , Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry to discuss the move. He also makes it known that there was no offer on the table from the New Orleans Pelicans for him to return-something he attributes to the season-ending injury he suffered earlier that year. (more...)
Tiger Woods on the prowl in the third round of Open Championship
- July 22, 2018

Then there is Tiger Woods , who shot 66 Saturday, at 5-under and tied for sixth with a list of players including Rory McIlroy , Zach Johnson , Tommy Fleetwood, Matt Kuchar , Webb Simpson and Alexander Noren. "Hopefully I can get some nice weather tomorrow". Tiger Woods was on the hunt for one of the greatest comebacks in sporting history as he took the lead in the final round of the Open on Sunday . (more...)
More records broken as Pakistan set Zimbabwe 365-run target More records broken as Pakistan set Zimbabwe 365-run target
- July 22, 2018

The opener has bettered Windies great Sir Vivian Richards, England's Kevin Pietersen and Jonathan Trott, compatriot Babar Azam and South Africa's Quinton de Kock, who reached 1,000 runs in 18 knocks. During the match, Zaman was involved in a record 304-run opening stand with Imam-ul-Haq as they went past the 286-run mark for the opening stand set by Sri Lanka's Sanath Jayasuriya and Upul Tharanga against England in 2006. (more...)
Sri Lanka reign in Colombo despite Maharaj milestone Sri Lanka reign in Colombo despite Maharaj milestone
- July 22, 2018

Maharaj finished with nine for 129 from 41.1 overs as Sri Lanka posted 338 runs in its first innings. Only South Africa captain Faf du Plessis and wicketkeeper-batsman Quinton de Kock mustered significant scores, making 48 off 51 balls and 32 off 31 respectively. (more...)
Cesc Fabregas: 'Chelsea need Eden Hazard to win trophies' Cesc Fabregas: 'Chelsea need Eden Hazard to win trophies'
- July 22, 2018

When Ronaldo left United, it propelled him and I think it is time for Hazard to propel himself to that next level". However, Castles doubts whether Real Madrid have the financial clout to stump up that kind of sum for the Belgian superstar. (more...)
Fabinho backs Liverpool to challenge Man City for title Fabinho backs Liverpool to challenge Man City for title
- July 22, 2018

Virgil van Dijk was wanted by Manchester City , Keïta by Barcelona and Bayern Munich, Fabinho was being courted by Manchester United but Klopp convinced them to join him on Merseyside. I understand also that City are the champions and last season they produced excellent football. Cape Town - Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says Jordan Henderson and Dejan Lovren are unlikely to feature in opening match of the new Premier League season. (more...)
Jordan Spieth leads The Open as Tiger rolls back the years Jordan Spieth leads The Open as Tiger rolls back the years
- July 22, 2018

Kevin Kisner looks to bring home his first major on Sunday at the British Open. The three-time major victor arrived at the Angus links on Saturday afternoon sporting a rather severe-looking short back and sides but a superb 65 catapulted him to nine under and set up a long-dreamed-about final-day tussle with a resurgent Tiger Woods . (more...)
Tour de France 2018 Tour de France 2018
- July 22, 2018

Fans have booed and whistled at Froome throughout the race and with the huge numbers of spectators lining the 21 hairpin bends up Alpe d'Huez, Sky discussed security for Froome on the climb with race organizers. But the difference is that at the Giro, Froome was always in a position to attack Simon Yates for the simple reason he was in a different team. Great Britain's Geraint Thomas keeps hold of the yellow jersey after finishing ahead of his principal rivals. (more...)
In Russia, Putin seen as flexing muscles at Trump In Russia, Putin seen as flexing muscles at Trump
- July 22, 2018

Democratic lawmakers erupted into chants of "USA!" Meanwhile, Trump on Thursday tweeted his meeting with Putin had been a " great success " while once again stating the "Fake News Media" was the "real enemy of the American people". The Kremlin had said in April that the president had invited the Russian leader to the White House when they spoke by telephone in March. He went to George H.W.'s home. (more...)

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