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England cricketer Ben Stokes arrives in court for day two England cricketer Ben Stokes arrives in court for day two
- Августа 09, 2018

The fight took place several hours after England had played a one-day worldwide against West Indies at the city's County Ground. He said the pair "scuffled" and ended up on the floor, before Hale came at him from behind - grabbing and pulling him. (more...)
Georgia Hall holds nerve in back-nine shoot-out to win first major Georgia Hall holds nerve in back-nine shoot-out to win first major
- Августа 09, 2018

Ko's ball striking set up many opportunities on day three and although she could only manage two birdies, she remained positive and said she would enter the final round with a more aggressive mindset. At the eighth Phatlum dropped a shot for just the second time all tournament when she bogeyed after veering right into deep rough off the tee. Hall finished on 17 under, having picked up five shots on the final day. (more...)
England Pacer James Anderson Hit By Ball On Face England Pacer James Anderson Hit By Ball On Face
- Августа 08, 2018

While his exploits in the Edgbaston Test match against India won him applause from all quarters, James Anderson had no such luck in the game of golf on Sunday. The England fast bowler held his cheek and was seemingly in pain but Broad revealed with an Instagram post that his teammate was "perfectly fine". Luckily, no major damage was caused as Stuart Broad, who was also present at the venue, recorded the entire incident. (more...)
Alvarez KO's Kovalev to win 175-pound title in AC Alvarez KO's Kovalev to win 175-pound title in AC
- Августа 08, 2018

Alvarez had been landing hard jabs and short, crisp counters prior to the knockdown, but Kovalev got lazy defensively, and Alvarez made him pay. Kovalev might take a few rounds to get going, but he'll eventually get to Alvarez and stop him late. (more...)
Ferdinand tells Woodward: Don't you dare sell Pogba & get Alderweireld signed! Ferdinand tells Woodward: Don't you dare sell Pogba & get Alderweireld signed!
- Августа 08, 2018

Juventus , the club Pogba played for in between his two stints at Old Trafford , are said to be keen to have him back. United start their Premier League campaign against Leicester on Friday at 8pm. "I hope someone can catch them - it would be nice, so hopefully Manchester United can". The Daily Mail claim Pogba sent a text to executive vice-chairman Woodward telling him of his desire to leave United this week. (more...)
Manchester United's Phil Jones vows to fight for place in crowded defence Manchester United's Phil Jones vows to fight for place in crowded defence
- Августа 07, 2018

Stories over the last 24 hours had suggested that Jose Mourinho was ready to make Boateng his new central defender but reports of the player preferring a move to Paris may put a spanner in the works. World Cup participants Romelu Lukaku , Jesse Lingard , Paul Pogba and Marouane Fellaini all enter the new campaign without an appearance in what has been a troubled pre-season headlined by Mourinho's frustration over player availability. (more...)
Dawid Malan dropped as selectors call in Ollie Pope for second Test Dawid Malan dropped as selectors call in Ollie Pope for second Test
- Августа 07, 2018

Fewer than 24 hours later, Pope, also a wicketkeeper but in the Test frame as yet only as a specialist batsman - has entered the equation on the back of his outstanding county form so far this season. Pope has hit three centuries in English domestic cricket this summer, with a top score of 158 not out, and made an unbeaten half-century in the second-string England Lions' win over India A last month. (more...)
Kroenke offers to buy whole of Arsenal in £1.8bn deal Kroenke offers to buy whole of Arsenal in £1.8bn deal
- Августа 07, 2018

The statement on the London Stock Exchange said KSE, a DE corporation owned by Kroenke, holds 41,743 Arsenal shares. Kroenke bought his first stake in 2007, and became majority shareholder in 2011 when he increased his shareholding to 66.64% after buying out Lady Nina Bracewell-Smith and Danny Fiszman. (more...)
Gerrard denied win in Scottish league debut Gerrard denied win in Scottish league debut
- Августа 07, 2018

Aberdeen had no idea against us. It was a tense and heated battle with Aberdeen with several doses of handbags that were reminiscent of a young Gerrard but even in his first league game, it is clear that the manager has had an instant impact on the dressing room. (more...)
Arsenal fans will not be able to hold Stan Kroenke to account
- Августа 07, 2018

Kroenke now owns just over 67% of Arsenal FC and on Tuesday KSE, his Delaware-based holding company, announced an all-cash offer to buy all the shares in the club it doesn't already own. A statement from Kroenke Sports & Entertainment said it has "received an irrevocable undertaking from (Usmanov's) Red and White Securities to accept the offer". (more...)
Arsenal confirm extent of Sead Kolasinac and Aaron Ramsey injuries Arsenal confirm extent of Sead Kolasinac and Aaron Ramsey injuries
- Августа 07, 2018

Arsenal star Sead Kolasinac has been ruled out for almost three months after suffering an injury. The gunners have suffered two major injury blows ahead of the 2018/19 season after the club has confirmed that Aaron Ramsey and Sead Kolasinac won't be taking part in Arsenal's friendly match against Lazio on Saturday in Stockholm. (more...)
Matteo Kovacic refuses to train with Madrid Matteo Kovacic refuses to train with Madrid
- Августа 07, 2018

The midfielder, who has returned from holiday after Croatia's World Cup campaign, is now training with Madrid's Castilla side. Following the departures of Zinedine Zidane and Cristiano Ronaldo from Madrid, the pair are being tipped to also seek new challenges . (more...)
Manchester United turned down opportunity to sign Arturo Vidal Manchester United turned down opportunity to sign Arturo Vidal
- Августа 07, 2018

Sevilla FC will pay FC Barcelona 8.5 million euros, plus 2m in variables. He leaves Camp Nou having won two La Liga titles and three Copa del Rey crowns. "Arturo made a significant contribution to the great successes we enjoyed in this time". "I'd like to thank the club for giving me the chance to take on another new challenge with Barcelona ". (more...)
Andy Murray in tears as match ends at 3am Andy Murray in tears as match ends at 3am
- Августа 07, 2018

The Scot had been in action until past 3am on Friday morning as he beat Marius Copil in three sets - and memorably cried in his seat following an emotional victory. At 21, Zverev was the oldest player in the semifinals along with the 19-year-old Tsitsipas and de Minaur and 20-year-old Rublev. Ranked a career-high 32nd, he reached the fourth round last month at Wimbledon, becoming the first Greek player in the last 16 of a Grand Slam in the Open Era. (more...)
Ricciardo to leave Red Bull for Renault at end of F1 season Ricciardo to leave Red Bull for Renault at end of F1 season
- Августа 07, 2018

I hope to be able to help them in this journey and contribute on and off track. Sainz and Verstappen were together at Toro Rosso in 2015 and for a few races in 2016 before Verstappen was promoted to Red Bull Racing. But his switch to Renault scuppers expectations Esteban Ocon was on the cusp of moving to the French team for 2019 from Force India. Brown certainly wasn't surprised by Ricciardo's decision to leave Red Bull , where he's been for the past five seasons in Formula 1. (more...)
Outside firm will head Meyer probe; expected to take 2 weeks
- Августа 07, 2018

When that announcement does arrive, TCU coaches, players and fans should know if Meyer will be on the sidelines when the Frogs take on the Buckeyes at AT&T Stadium on September 15. The school is investigating Meyer over what he did and didn't know about the alleged serial abuse committed by Smith against his ex-wife Courtney Smith . (more...)
Transfer: Juventus agree swap with Manchester United for Pogba, Pjanic Transfer: Juventus agree swap with Manchester United for Pogba, Pjanic
- Августа 07, 2018

Riola took home a massive £40 million after brokering Pogba's move to United from Juventus two years ago and must lower expectations if he were to do something similar this time but time is also running out. Where he's with his team on the training camp, completely isolated from the external world, where they focus just on football , where the dimensions of the game can only motivate. (more...)
Nobody says no to AC Milan, says manager Gennaro Gattuso Nobody says no to AC Milan, says manager Gennaro Gattuso
- Августа 06, 2018

Juventus have let Higuain go after signing Cristiano Ronaldo from Real Madrid but the Argentinian forward does not seem to harbour any ill feelings. Overall, Higuain scored 55 goals in 105 games for Juventus . "It's good to have him on the team, and we hope he's still as good as he has been". (more...)
Browns trade disappointing WR Coleman to Bills for pick Browns trade disappointing WR Coleman to Bills for pick
- Августа 06, 2018

Buffalo has agreed to terms on a trade with the Cleveland Browns to acquire WR Corey Coleman . Another recent Cleveland Browns first-round pick in the NFL Draft is no longer with the organization. That's a 7th round pick not even next year, but in a couple of years. Giving up a seventh-round pick two years from now couldn't get much lower in terms of value, which speaks to how talent evaluators across the National Football League regarded Coleman after two seasons. (more...)
Liverpool face fitness concerns in defence for West Ham opener - Jurgen Klopp Liverpool face fitness concerns in defence for West Ham opener - Jurgen Klopp
- Августа 06, 2018

Liverpool fans on social media are desperate for the Fekir signing to happen but the betting markets are rarely wrong, meaning this could be the end of the dream for those wanting the brilliant Frenchman to don the famous red shirt. A flag supporting Cox was made in the immediate aftermath, with the prominent words "Sean Cox - You'll Never Walk Alone" etched for all to see. "I like him a lot and I'm happy we have him in our squad". (more...)