Sport


Aaron Judge Cracks Tooth During Yankees' Walk-Off Celebration
- July 28, 2017

Upon arriving at home plate, Garnder was greeted by his teammates. There was no consensus as to what exactly happened, but replays appeared to show Gardner's helmet ending up in the scrum and knocking the 6-foot-7 Judge back like an uppercut. (more...)
John Terry has €450000 worth of jewellery and handbags stolen from house John Terry has €450000 worth of jewellery and handbags stolen from house
- July 28, 2017

The "gypsy king", Alfie Best, had almost £150,000 worth of luxury goods stolen weeks after the raid on Terry's home - which formerly belonged to golfing legend Colin Montgomerie. The four men who admitted conspiracy to commit burglary were jailed for between five and eight years. A fifth man, Kye Hardy-King, 25, pleaded guilty to one count of handling stolen goods. (more...)
Angel Maria Villar Llona resigns from Federation Internationale de Football Association and UEFA Angel Maria Villar Llona resigns from Federation Internationale de Football Association and UEFA
- July 28, 2017

Villar Llona, who has now relinquished his roles as senior vice president at Federation Internationale de Football Association and vice president of UEFA, has denied all the allegations. Earlier this week, Villar was suspended for a year as RFEF president by Spain's top sports authority. Villar was elected to the Uefa executive committee 25 years ago and was its top official for almost a year in 2015-16 while the then president Michel Platini was suspended by Federation Internationale de ... (more...)
Baltimore Ravens Sign Former Arena League QB David Olson, Not Colin Kaepernick Baltimore Ravens Sign Former Arena League QB David Olson, Not Colin Kaepernick
- July 28, 2017

He's a guy right now that's being talked about. Olson, like Kaepernick, has ties to Harbaugh's brother Jim. So we'll just see where it goes. Only speculation right now. He also ran for 468 yards and two touchdowns. The team is going into the 2017 season with the steady Alex Smith at quarterback and just spent a first-round pick on quarterback Patrick Mahomes, who will be groomed to take over as the eventual starter. (more...)
Galle Test: India make 600, Pradeep picks up six
- July 28, 2017

By that time, Rahane too had a grip on the conditions and he was looking good on 39 not out from 94 deliveries at the end of the day's play, with Pujara unbeaten on 144 as India look strong for a huge total on the second day. Shikhar Dhawan with 190 and Cheteshwar Pujara's 153 were the cornerstone of the huge total. Dhawan was dismissed for 190 runs in 31 balls with 168 balls. (more...)
Red Sox Will Place David Price on DL with Elbow Problem Red Sox Will Place David Price on DL with Elbow Problem
- July 28, 2017

It's possible that Price could land on the 10-day disabled list, which would cause him to miss Boston's 10-game homestand. After Price's season debut was delayed until May 29 due to elbow troubles, he was bothered by a blister and split fingernail on his pitching hand. (more...)
Newcastle United sign Mikel Merino from Borussia Dortmund in loan deal Newcastle United sign Mikel Merino from Borussia Dortmund in loan deal
- July 28, 2017

It is said that the Spain youth global will join the club on a season-long loan with a view to a permanent deal, just a year after joining Dortmund from Spanish side Osasuna . With Mike Ashley at the helm, cash has been spent lightly by Newcastle, creating growing anger for manager Rafa Benitez. The Spain U-21 worldwide played just 293 minutes in the Bundesliga and understandably was frustrated with the lack of action at the Westfalenstadion. (more...)
Neymar: Barcelona event in China cancelled because Neymar: Barcelona event in China cancelled because "player is completing transfer"
- July 28, 2017

Local media reported that Neymar could still be forced to pay a hefty fine to the Brazilian tax office, which has accused the 25-year-old of evading around 20 million U.S. capital. 'We want him to continue, continue with us. Talks between the player's father and club officials are since said to have taken place, though negotiations are at this stage no closer to being finalised. (more...)
Mithali Raj and co present Prime Minister Narendra Modi with signed bat Mithali Raj and co present Prime Minister Narendra Modi with signed bat
- July 28, 2017

Tabling a resolution in the Assembly to congratulate the women's cricket team, Fadnavis said India's prestige has gone up due to the "scintillating" performance of these players. I think Fatima Sana Shaikh or Taapsee Pannu are ideal to play her role. England women beat India women by 9 runs in the final at Lord's to lift their fourth World Cup trophy, and in the process, destroy India's best chance to win their maiden World Cup silverware. (more...)
Belichick: Gronkowski will not be limited for Patriots
- July 28, 2017

This year, they're +250 to take home the Lombardi. The picture below gives you a peak into how unusually favored this New England team is. Bottom line, does Pats Nation really care if the Patriots get to Super Bowl 2018 with a flawless season as long as they get to Minneapolis? Long story short, it's tough to argue that the Patriots didn't improve pretty significantly (at least roster-wise) since that Super Bowl comeback-some, like USA Today's Nate Davis , are predicting the Patriots to ... (more...)
Bolt to run 100m in London farewell Bolt to run 100m in London farewell
- July 28, 2017

Van Niekerk, the Olympic and world 400m champion, will also do the 200m at the world championships in London next month, but the Jamaican has dropped the 200m for his final season to focus on the 100m. "The last two weeks have been good, training went well and we are using Monaco as a good build-up to the World Championships and it doesn't matter who is in the line-up", Prinsloo said. (more...)
F1: Sebastian Vettel under pressure to maintain lead at Hungarian GP
- July 28, 2017

Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen was second fastest, 0.234 slower on the same super-soft tyres , at a circuit that ranks nearly as a home venue for the Finn. Vettel appears to have run out of steam a little after finishing first or second in the first six races before missing the podium in three of the following winless four. (more...)
JaVale McGee to Re-Sign With Golden State JaVale McGee to Re-Sign With Golden State
- July 28, 2017

But in Golden State , McGee was as consistent as he has ever been, and the Warriors exaggerated his strengths to the extent that it covered up much of his weaknesses. General manager Bob Myers and owner Joe Lacob have done one helluva job putting together a squad that will likely repeat for the 2018 NBA Championship. (more...)
Blue Jays' Stroman, Martin, Gibbons ejected in same inning Blue Jays' Stroman, Martin, Gibbons ejected in same inning
- July 28, 2017

The Blue Jays fell behind by three runs in the top of the first inning but tallied a run of their own in the bottom half. NOTES: Oakland RHP Ryan Dull (strained right knee) was reinstated from the disabled list Thursday, and C Josh Phegley (strained left oblique) was put on the 10-day DL. (more...)
Porsche Quits LMP1 to Compete in Forumla E Porsche Quits LMP1 to Compete in Forumla E
- July 28, 2017

Now, Porsche's gone and done the same. Porsche confirmed it will exit the top division of the global sportscar series after 2017 on Friday morning , leaving Toyota as the only manufacturer left in the LMP1 class from next season. "Entering Formula E and achieving success in this category are the logical outcomes of our Mission E project". It means Toyota will be the sole manufacturer in the WEC's premier LMP1 class, though there are rumors Peugeot may make a return. (more...)
Rays Bolster Lineup For Playoff Push By Acquiring Lucas Duda From Mets Rays Bolster Lineup For Playoff Push By Acquiring Lucas Duda From Mets
- July 28, 2017

He's posted a 1.60 ERA with 40 strikeouts in 45 innings and has a fastball which reaches 98 miles per hour. Gillaspie , 24, is batting.227 with nine homers and 44 RBI for the Class AAA Durham Bulls. "We're just going to have to keep going", manager Rick Renteria said after the Sox, who own the third-worst record in baseball at 39-59, lost to the Cubs 8-3 Wednesday night. (more...)
Mourinho hints Ibrahimovic could make Man United return Mourinho hints Ibrahimovic could make Man United return
- July 28, 2017

Rooney's limited game time at United was a key factor in his return to the boyhood club he left when he was 18 years-old, and Mourinho said: "At his age, I think with his genetics and with his body he needs to be working at high intensity every day, every match, so I think he deserves that respect from us". (more...)
Spalletti unsure if Manchester United target Perisic will stay
- July 28, 2017

They could go back to the Perisic deal, though, with Inter manager Spalletti hinting the player is angling for a move to Manchester United . 'Whether he played well tonight or not isn't important. The Croatian is on top of Jose Mourinho's wanted list for this summer transfer window, and is keen on including him in United's squad before the new campaign arrives. (more...)
Sauber confirms multi-year Ferrari power unit deal Sauber confirms multi-year Ferrari power unit deal
- July 28, 2017

Sauber now use year-old Ferrari engines that already hand them a power disadvantage compared to much of the grid, before agreeing a deal with Honda who also confirmed the split. Hamilton would like nothing more than to reach another Michael Schumacher record and leave Hungary. "It's also probably more hard to motivate everybody in the team, if you start the season with the engine from the previous year", he said. (more...)
Mithali Raj hints at 'huge gap' between int'l, domestic women's cricket Mithali Raj hints at 'huge gap' between int'l, domestic women's cricket
- July 28, 2017

Chamundeswaranath, who has also captained the Andhra Pradesh state cricket team, is taking his habit of gifting cars to sports personalities forward by gifting a BMW to Mithali Raj . Before the tournament began, very few people were aware of the Women's World Cup, which was a little disheartening. Maybe, after the Lord's showing, the multimillionaire super stars, along with the rest of India, would look at women's cricket with a new perspective. (more...)
Wayne Rooney's England chances helped by Everton move, says Gareth Southgate Wayne Rooney's England chances helped by Everton move, says Gareth Southgate
- July 28, 2017

Everton manager Ronald Koeman has backed Rooney to force his way into Southgate's plans and is pleased with the impact he is already having on his new team-mates. "And what I really like is his ambition in training, he shows the young lads in the team his experience and explains things, decisions about football, about positions". (more...)
Harrison Bader making Major League Baseball debut on Tuesday for St. Louis Harrison Bader making Major League Baseball debut on Tuesday for St. Louis
- July 28, 2017

The 31-year-old now owns a slash line of.241/.333/.452 with 14 home runs and 37 RBI over 333 plate appearances. Fowler is out with a strained left wrist. Bader became the 48th former Spikes player to reach the Major League Baseball ranks on the Road to the Show, presented by HRI, Inc., and produced heroics in his first big-league game by scoring the game-winning run. (more...)
New brain-injury report leads some to question football New brain-injury report leads some to question football
- July 28, 2017

This research represents the largest study ever conducted on individuals with CTE and shows just how unsafe contact sports like football may be. It was discovered by a pathologist named Bennet Omalu and brought to the public eye when he published the first documented evidence of the disease after a thorough study of former Pittsburgh Steeler, Mike Webster. (more...)
Jose Mourinho got 'emotional' when Wayne Rooney left Manchester United Jose Mourinho got 'emotional' when Wayne Rooney left Manchester United
- July 28, 2017

Good question. Wednesday's match will be Barcelona's second of the summer, after Ernesto Valverde's side kicked off their pre-season preparations with a 2-1 win over last season's Champions League finalists Juventus. "I think [for] some other clubs, there will be problems when they realise that the money that is coming in and is going out and I also think that the Financial Fair Play authorities, they have big work to do". (more...)
International Champions Cup: Neymar strikes, FC Barcelona edge past Manchester United FC
- July 28, 2017

The pace between United's attacking trio started to cause more problems. United's defeat at the FedexField was their first in their pre-season campaign. Messi then hit the post from the edge of the area before United, at last, got a foothold in the game. After a disjointed first half performance, Mourinho believed that United improved in the second period, reserving praise for Phil Jones and Eric Bailly's efforts. (more...)