Djokovic beats Nadal in Wimbledon semis

It was very clear that very few things separated the two players and, until the last shot, I didn't know if I was going to win. It took 18 games in the final set, but Novak Djokovic is through to the final round. It was the first time in the Ope... More..

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Southgate: Belgium are a better side than us
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Southgate: Belgium are a better side than us

Some of the players couldn't go again. We have done well but there is still more to do if we want to be a really top team. France are very unsafe on the counter-attack. After flying out to Kaliningrad to watc...More..

New Chelsea Boss Maurizio Sarri Makes £60million Midfielder His First Signing
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

New Chelsea Boss Maurizio Sarri Makes £60million Midfielder His First Signing

Chelsea have completed the signing of Italy global Jorginho from Napoli . City say Jorginho was given an ultimatum by De Laurentiis that amounts to the midfielder effectively being "bullied" into sign...More..

Brewers join Phillies as finalist for Manny Machado
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Brewers join Phillies as finalist for Manny Machado

Any playoff-hopeful general manager not interested should be administered smelling salts. After facing Machado for the fourth time this season in the Phillies' 5-4 victory Thursday evening, the club has repo...More..

Belgium beat England 2-0 in World Cup third-place playoff
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Belgium beat England 2-0 in World Cup third-place playoff

A funereal feel to the World Cup third-place play-off sucked even more life out of deflated fans and players as Belgium strolled to a 2-0 win over England in Saint Petersburg. Was left hopelessly exposed ...More..

Angelique Kerber stuns Serena Williams to win Wimbledon title
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Angelique Kerber stuns Serena Williams to win Wimbledon title

If you watched the video, Serena's quote was a little different than what the @ Wimbledon tweet reads. Two of those matches came in Grand Slam finals. It would be her last tournament for more than a year, in p...More..

by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Anderson in Wimbledon final after 2nd longest ever Slam match

As much as the packed Centre Court crowd must have enjoyed the absorbingly tense tennis on display, there were several audience members who seemed increasingly keen for the match to end so that the second semi-...More..

Double Blow: Hazard, Courtois set to dump Chelsea
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Double Blow: Hazard, Courtois set to dump Chelsea

Chelsea are close to giving the green light for goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois to follow his heart to the Santiago Bernabéu, according to reports in Belgium. Hazard has won the Premier League title twice wi...More..

by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Jabari Parker on verge of signing offer sheet with hometown Chicago Bulls

Fans in the area flocked to the court and Parker played in some pick-up games with those that showed up. Parker was the No. 2 overall pick in the 2014 National Basketball Association draft, though has suffere...More..

by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

First Official Photos Of Shaqiri In Liverpool Shirt After Sealing £13m Move

The list of prestigious clubs Xherdan Shaqiri has represented continues to grow after the winger joined Liverpool on Friday. The Switzerland worldwide became the club's third new arrival this summer by co...More..

Maurizio Sarri agrees to become Chelsea boss, with Gianfranco Zola as assistant
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Maurizio Sarri agrees to become Chelsea boss, with Gianfranco Zola as assistant

Chelsea legend Gianfranco Zola is expected to be Sarri's right-hand man at the club but according to Sky Italia, as cited in a report from Calciomercato , the Blues had approached Martusciello to gauge hi...More..

Thousands take to London's streets to protest at Trump visit
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Thousands take to London's streets to protest at Trump visit

In an interview with the Sun published late Thursday, as he dined with May, Trump said her proposal to execute a so-called "soft Brexit", maintaining ties with the European Union, was wrong and would torped...More..

Dejected England, Belgium aim to leave World Cup on a high
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Dejected England, Belgium aim to leave World Cup on a high

Rakitic has played 55 times for Barcelona this season and has made 15 appearances for Croatia . "To celebrate, Pizza Hut Delivery is excited to gift our old acquaintance Gareth Southgate free pizza for li...More..

Anderson sympathises with Isner after marathon clash
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Anderson sympathises with Isner after marathon clash

Brian Norton was the last South African man to reach the final in 1921. He added: "It's a bit of a sign for the Grand Slams to change this five-set format". With Anderson and Isner, known as two of the most p...More..

How Chelsea could line up under Maurizio Sarri
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

How Chelsea could line up under Maurizio Sarri

City would presumably look to deploy him in a deep midfield role given their plethora of attacking midfield options, meaning he could expect plenty of game time at the Etihad Stadium, with 33-year-old Fernandin...More..

NBA Free Agent Rumors: Isaiah Thomas Agrees To Contract With Nuggets
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

NBA Free Agent Rumors: Isaiah Thomas Agrees To Contract With Nuggets

Thomas regained some of his offensive pop during his brief run with the Lakers, averaging 15.6 points per contest and shooting nearly 40 percent, but was shut down when his ailing hip flared up late in the year...More..

Dan Martin wins Tour de France stage after attacking window of opportunity
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Dan Martin wins Tour de France stage after attacking window of opportunity

It means for the overall standinsgs, a matter of just six seconds separate the top four. France's Pierre Latour , of Ag2r La Mondiale, finished in second place, followed by Spaniard Alejandro Valverde ,...More..

Jurgen Klopp responds to Loris Karius’ howler against Tranmere
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Jurgen Klopp responds to Loris Karius’ howler against Tranmere

Speaking after the Tranmere game, the Liverpool manager tried to downplay Karius' mishap against the League Two side. "It [criticism] will probably happen for a while until he has a few fantastic games, tha...More..

UofL renaming Cardinal Stadium, removing Schnatter name from Center for Free Enterprise
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

UofL renaming Cardinal Stadium, removing Schnatter name from Center for Free Enterprise

The university's president, Neeli Bendapudi , said she informed both Schnatter, 56, and Papa John's worldwide of the unilateral decision to end their relationship. The university's stadium will be renamed from...More..

France, on the Brink of a World Cup Win, Has the Bleus
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

France, on the Brink of a World Cup Win, Has the Bleus

After the match Courtois and fellow Belgium star Eden Hazard expressed their disappointment at how France had conducted themselves. " France are just an anti-football team". He said: "Does Thibaut Cou...More..

'Hot women' may be hard to find on World Cup broadcasts
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

'Hot women' may be hard to find on World Cup broadcasts

This led to some criticism but Addiechi said various elements, such as cooperation of the country's federation, were taken into account in determining sanctions. The 2018 World Cup has provided us with a mont...More..

Chelsea part ways with Conte
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Chelsea part ways with Conte

Antonio Conte's protracted divorce from Chelsea was finalised on Friday (Saturday NZ Time) when he was sacked after a two-year tenure in which he won the English Premier League and FA Cup but failed to g...More..

Mixed doubles: Williams, Isner differ on Trump at Wimbledon
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Mixed doubles: Williams, Isner differ on Trump at Wimbledon

In what was a rare meeting between mothers at this stage of a Grand Slam tournament, Williams was in control throughout a 6-2 6-2 victory. In March, she lost in the first round of the Miami Open to Naomi ...More..

Charles Oakley Arrested For Allegedly Cheating At Las Vegas Casino
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Charles Oakley Arrested For Allegedly Cheating At Las Vegas Casino

Oakley was arrested Sunday at the Cosmopolitan casino-resort on the Las Vegas Strip on suspicion of committing or attempting to commit a fraudulent act in a gaming establishment, the Nevada Gaming Control Boa...More..

The Brewers and Dodgers are Most Serious about Manny Machado
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

The Brewers and Dodgers are Most Serious about Manny Machado

The New York Yankees aren't content to sign Machado during the offseason, the team reportedly is trying to get him right now. After going 2-for-3 in the Orioles' 10-1 loss to the Minnesota Twins on July 8, he...More..

The 5 Biggest Snubs of the MLB All-Star Game
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

The 5 Biggest Snubs of the MLB All-Star Game

Altuve will start at second base for the American League squad for the 4th consecutive season while making his 6th All-Star appearance overall. This process also helps drown out skeptics who say All-Star sele...More..

Vettel wins, Hamilton second at Silverstone
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Vettel wins, Hamilton second at Silverstone

Hamilton bogged down from pole position and was passed by Sebastian Vettel off the line, while Valtteri Bottas relegated his team-mate to third through Abbey. Carlos Sainz was a shock Q1 casualty after the...More..

Croatian players' kids delight World Cup fans with post-win scratch match
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Croatian players' kids delight World Cup fans with post-win scratch match

England coach Gareth Southgate said his team need to "suffer" their loss to Croatia in the World Cup semi-finals and understand the opportunity they passed up before pondering the positives from their remark...More..

Astros option Ken Giles to Triple-A Fresno
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Astros option Ken Giles to Triple-A Fresno

Hinch commented on the incident post-game. Giles had been in the throes of another tumultuous ninth inning, in which he allowed three single on eight pitches. And before you go pointing out that he is 12 for 12...More..

Croatia reach final as England throw it away
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Croatia reach final as England throw it away

Dalic was asked by worldwide reporters if his side would be exhausted for Sunday's final against France after playing extra-time for a third straight match - just as British journalists asked him if they woul...More..