Sport


Philippe Coutinho makes Mohamed Salah prediction for the World Cup Philippe Coutinho makes Mohamed Salah prediction for the World Cup
- June 04, 2018

Shaven-headed strongman Nuno Marecos helped keep the star safe at the recent Champions League final in Kiev. Ronaldo is gearing up for the World Cup with Portugal , who will face Spain (June 15), Morocco (June 20) and Iran (June 25) in Group B. (more...)
US Women's Open: Ariya Jutanugarn beats Hyo-Joo Kim in play-off US Women's Open: Ariya Jutanugarn beats Hyo-Joo Kim in play-off
- June 04, 2018

But a triple bogey on No. 10 cut the lead to four and seemed to shake her confidence. Henderson withdrew before she teed off for the second round of the major tournament at the Shoal Creek Club. In the end, Jutanugarn's slow-motion collapse set up an emotional victory and her second major win. A collapse that would have gone down in U.S. Women's Open lore was about to be averted. (more...)
LeBron James’ expression is now an epic meme to describe frustrating situations
- June 04, 2018

So, did he go off for 51 with only one good eye? The Cavs' forward, who had just two points and five rebounds in defeat, was called for a foul, a flagrant 2 foul that the National Basketball Association also downgraded to a flagrant 1 on Friday, while contesting the shot and then began jawing with Green afterward with 2.6 seconds remaining. (more...)
Leeds United Manager Sacked Amid Rumours Of A Massive Appointment Leeds United Manager Sacked Amid Rumours Of A Massive Appointment
- June 04, 2018

Leeds , three-times English champions, finished the season 13th overall. Marcelo Bielsa's shock appointment as Leeds United's next manager seems to be moving closer following confirmation from his agent that talks had been held. Despite Heckingbottom blooding several youngsters from United's academy, including goalkeeper Bailey Peacock-Farrell and left-back Tom Pearce, results under him caused concern amongst the board at Elland Road and prompted Leeds to assess other alternatives. (more...)
Pakistan beaten by an innings as England level series Pakistan beaten by an innings as England level series
- June 04, 2018

Earlier, Jos Buttler s blistering 80 not out off 101 balls, including 11 fours and two sixes, took England to 363 in their first innings. England were 2-106 at stumps, just 68 runs behind Pakistan's lowly first-innings 174 all out that saw the veteran England new-ball duo of Stuart Broad and James Anderson share six wickets. (more...)
Tyronn Lue says disclosure of anxiety to Rachel Nichols was an accident Tyronn Lue says disclosure of anxiety to Rachel Nichols was an accident
- June 04, 2018

After making his return to the sideline more than two weeks later, Lue credited dietary changes - specifically, the absence of soda - for his improved help. Others include the Raptors' DeMar DeRozan, the Wizards' Kelly Oubre Jr . and superstar Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps . Kerr says his main message to Lue was that "you can't allow what feels like the enormity of the job to interfere with your health and your recovery and whatever you need to do". (more...)
Ex-cheerleaders sue Houston Texans, allege brutal working conditions and harassment Ex-cheerleaders sue Houston Texans, allege brutal working conditions and harassment
- June 04, 2018

Last year, a federal judge in California dismissed a lawsuit that had been filed by a former San Francisco 49ers cheerleader who had accused the National Football League and team owners of conspiring to suppress wages for cheerleaders. One Hispanic cheerleader says she was told to straighten her hair or else the coach would "find another Latina girl to replace her". The case linked to Allred will seek individual damages for each of the women involved. (more...)
Caroline Wozniacki makes light work of Pauline Parmentier
- June 04, 2018

The victory provided the world number two with a semblance of revenge after she was forced to retire from a quarter-final clash with Parmentier in Istanbul last month due to an abdominal injury. Czech Kvitova will take on Anett Kontaveit on Saturday, while Camila Giorgi stands between US Open champion Stephens and the last 16. "I really think that now Caroline has one, she will think how come I've not won three or four?" Keys recovered from a break down in the first set but she was able to ... (more...)
Barcelona lock up Samuel Umtiti with new five-year contract Barcelona lock up Samuel Umtiti with new five-year contract
- June 04, 2018

He signed a five-year contract but his original deal contained a release clause of €50 million. Umtiti, 24, joined Barcelona in the summer of 2016 from Lyon for a fee of €25 million. After signing his contract and speaking to the media on Monday in Barcelona, he will return to France to continue his preparations for the World Cup in Russian Federation this summer. (more...)
PGA Tour pro Bud Cauley suffers multiple injuries in OH vehicle crash
- June 03, 2018

According to Lewis, Cauley was a passenger in the wreck, and he suffered five broken ribs, a fractured lower leg and a collapsed right lung. Cauley, 28, missed the cut at the Memorial tournament after shooting 77 in the first round and 76 in the second. (more...)
French Open 2018: Djokovic beats Verdasco to reach quarter-finals French Open 2018: Djokovic beats Verdasco to reach quarter-finals
- June 03, 2018

Djokovic is playing at his lowest seeding at a Grand Slam since 2006 having dropped to 22 in the world rankings but has now reached the last 16 of a Grand Slam for the 43rd time - second on the all-time list behind Roger Federer . Djokovic won the next two sets in a manner akin to the dominance he enjoyed prior to an elbow injury and loss of motivation, which took a huge toll on his form. (more...)
Kaymer leads from McDowell at the Italian Open Kaymer leads from McDowell at the Italian Open
- June 03, 2018

The Hackenthorpe-born golfer carded a four under par round of 67 to move to -10 for the tournament, one behind outright leader Martin Kaymer . Home hope Francesco Molinari , bidding for a third Italian Open win a week after his triumph at the PGA Championship in Wentworth, is one of five players one-stroke behind. (more...)
The Sportsman's Epsom Oaks Tip: Daughter Of Frankel Fancied To Outrun Odds The Sportsman's Epsom Oaks Tip: Daughter Of Frankel Fancied To Outrun Odds
- June 03, 2018

Bye Bye Baby , Flattering and I Can Fly complete the O'Brien team. The three-year-old daughter of Galileo won for the first time in three starts on her return to action in the Cheshire Oaks on the Roodee at the start of this month. "It's brilliant for everyone". "She caught the eye at Chester, she's a staying filly and got the trip very well". Donnacha gave an unbelievable ride and I'm over the moon. (more...)
Gatland slams critics ahead of Wales-Springboks clash in U.S. Gatland slams critics ahead of Wales-Springboks clash in U.S.
- June 03, 2018

Cardiff Blues scrum-half Tomos Williams has been handed a first cap, while he'll be partnered at half-back by his Blues colleague Gareth Anscombe in a team captained by Blues flanker Ellis Jenkins for the first time. "We have between seven to ten players who are travelling to the United States and they will be considered for the series against England‚" he said. (more...)
Michael Vaughan responds to Stuart Broad: England haven't won Test yet Michael Vaughan responds to Stuart Broad: England haven't won Test yet
- June 03, 2018

Pakistan won the toss and chose to bat, but were skittled for 174 as England's pacemen made hay in swinging conditions, before reaching 106 for two at the close. lovely and comfortable". If you look at the names, the ability and the skill levels England have, and the performance levels just have not been to the standards we expect. (more...)
Liverpool respond to rumours of Nabil Fekir medical Liverpool respond to rumours of Nabil Fekir medical
- June 03, 2018

Liverpool want Fekir next in the door and hope a deal can be done before the World Cup but the Lyon president is hoping to encourage a bidding war if he does well in Russian Federation. Nobody saw it coming. But if you are there in these big games, then you have to be ready to perform. "They should keep him in the spotlight from next season". (more...)
Nadal thumps Gasquet at Roland Garros Nadal thumps Gasquet at Roland Garros
- June 03, 2018

The 29th seeded Frenchman then won three straight games to trail 3-5 but could not stop Nadal from serving out the opening set to win it 6-3. The two points ended with the boy hitting shots into the net but the day to remember was complete when Nadal walked back across for a hug and some nice words. (more...)
Tiger Woods: My back was tight but no pain Tiger Woods: My back was tight but no pain
- June 03, 2018

My freshman year of college (at Odessa College) I got the Jack Nicklaus Award and I got to come here as a freshman, Sunday, get that award from Jack. Woods pulled that so far left the ball went over the creek and into shin-high grass. He did well to chop it back to the fairway, only to put his next long with a long iron into the water in front of the green. (more...)
Sonny Bill Williams setback for All Blacks Sonny Bill Williams setback for All Blacks
- June 03, 2018

New Zealand had earlier said that Williams would miss the three-match home series after aggravating an existing injury while training with his Super Rugby team the Auckland Blues this week. "I'm going to miss running out there with the Blues/All Blacks". The 25-year-old is likely to partner either Anton Lienert-Brown or Jack Goodhue in the midfield. (more...)
International Friendly Report: Austria v Germany 02 June 2018 International Friendly Report: Austria v Germany 02 June 2018
- June 03, 2018

Loew must cut four names on Monday before Germany name their final 23-man World Cup squad and several players have reason to worry. The visitors opened the scoring on 11 minutes as Mesut Ozil pounced on a poor kick from goalkeeper Jorg Siebenhandl before curling the ball into the top corner of the net. (more...)
Chelsea have no fears over Roman Abramovich's commitment Chelsea have no fears over Roman Abramovich's commitment
- June 03, 2018

Blanc's ability to take over from the Conte - who is widely expected to depart Stamford Bridge in the coming days - straight away is seen as a massive advantage by the Stamford Bridge hierarchy, although they are also expected to sound out the availability of his former worldwide team-mate Zinedine Zidane , who quit his role as Real Madrid boss yesterday. (more...)
Cincinnati Awarded MLS Expansion over Sacramento Cincinnati Awarded MLS Expansion over Sacramento
- June 03, 2018

FC Cincinnati is now the 26th team in the MLS , though the league's ultimate goal is to have 28 teams - which leaves two spots. Cincinnati has pursued joining MLS for a decade, with their United Soccer League franchise drawing more than 900,000 supporters through the turnstiles in just over two seasons. (more...)
UFC Utica Highlights: Moraes Finishes Rivera With Head Kick UFC Utica Highlights: Moraes Finishes Rivera With Head Kick
- June 03, 2018

Rivera and Moraes squared off in the main event Friday of UFC Fight Night 131 in Utica, New York, and to the shock of many, the fight was over as quickly as it began. The general consensus among fight fans and media members was if Rivera could defeat Moraes in impressive fashion at last night's UFC Utica event, he would thus become the obvious number one contender at bantamweight. (more...)
Quicken Loans to sponsor new PGA Tour event in Detroit Quicken Loans to sponsor new PGA Tour event in Detroit
- June 03, 2018

The Detroit Golf Club is likely to host the event. The Detroit-based mortgage company is partnering with Chicago-based marketing agency Intersport to oversee operation of the tournament, the release said. This would be the first event in MI since the Buick Open was played at Warwick Hills CC near Flint back in 2009 (Won by Tiger Woods). It's unclear if Woods will continue his alliance with the tournament when it moves to Detroit . (more...)
Nadal fulfils ballboy's dream with Roland Garros rally Nadal fulfils ballboy's dream with Roland Garros rally
- June 03, 2018

Nadal clinched victory on his first match point when Gasquet chopped an errant backhand long. But Nadal was in no mood for a marathon and he bagged the first set on serve before putting Gasquet to the sword again at the beginning of the second and third sets, making sure there was no hope of a comeback amongst the Frenchman's supporters. (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 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 next »