Thibaut Courtois relishing Keylor Navas battle

He was offered a new long-term deal to stay at the West London club but he refused to sign a new contract as he entered the final year of his deal. Teammate Alonso insisted: "I did not see Hazard going to Madrid, he's very happy at Chelsea". More..

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John McCain's Funeral Was the Biggest Resistance Meeting Yet
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

John McCain's Funeral Was the Biggest Resistance Meeting Yet

All last week, Meghan McCain travelled with her father to numerous memorials and funeral services , finally laying him to rest at the U.S. Naval Academy in Maryland on Sunday. The most notorious of these b...More..

No surprises when it comes to 3 US Ryder Cup captain's picks
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

No surprises when it comes to 3 US Ryder Cup captain's picks

It will be his eighth Ryder Cup (he is 13-17-3 overall). Furyk announced 14-time major champion Tiger Woods , Phil Mickelson and back-to-back PGA Tour victor Bryson DeChambeau will compete in France to h...More..

by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Serena Williams powers into the US Open semi-finals

The six-time victor is looking to add another US Open crown to her already-overflowing trophy cabinet; should she make it through to the final, and win at the Billie Jean King Tennis Center on Saturday, she wou...More..

Paul Merson reveals his prediction for Chelsea FC this season
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Paul Merson reveals his prediction for Chelsea FC this season

The prediction from Neymar will surprise many, with plenty of pundits tipping Liverpool to rival Manchester City for the Premier League title after their summer transfer business. He told Sky Sports: "I'm...More..

Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah Finalist For FIFA Best Men’s Player Award
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah Finalist For FIFA Best Men’s Player Award

He was also the only bright spark in Argentina's disappointing World Cup tournament. Messi won La Liga with Barcelona; Ronaldo and Modric won the UEFA Champions League for a third consecutive time. ...More..

Federer loses to Millman, crashes out of US Open
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Federer loses to Millman, crashes out of US Open

Bloody go you good ass thing. Federer took the opening set courtesy of a break in Millman's first service game. Millman fought back from being down a break early in the fourth set to force a tiebreak. He ha...More..

Juan Martin Del Potro beats John Isner to reach semi-final
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Juan Martin Del Potro beats John Isner to reach semi-final

We both were exhausted in the end, we both fought until the end and I think I survived with my serve. At one point, Stephens shook her head in astonishment. She plays a little bit different than most girls. S...More..

by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Trump says Nike is sending 'terrible message'

There have been those that have been unhappy with the many players that have chose to silent protest during the National Anthem with the notion that it is disrespecting the flag and the country. "I think it's...More..

Jon Gruden’s Explanation For Khalil Mack Trade Makes Absolutely No Sense
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Jon Gruden’s Explanation For Khalil Mack Trade Makes Absolutely No Sense

A year ago was basically a lost season with Rodgers missing half of it with a broken collarbone. I don't blame Gurley, or any running back, for not wanting to absorb a tackle from the University of Buffalo grea...More..

Nemanja Matic backs Manchester United boss Mourinho
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Nemanja Matic backs Manchester United boss Mourinho

We're only four games into the new Premier League season but, before Manchester United easily dispatched Burnley on Sunday, Jose Mourinho's job was already under pressure after losses against Brighton a...More..

Anderson goes the distance to dispatch Shapovalov at the US Open
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Anderson goes the distance to dispatch Shapovalov at the US Open

The story of the match was Thiem's ability to nullify Anderson's big serve. Austria's Dominic Thiem says the "very big" size of the Louis Armstrong Court helped him in his US Open round of 16 victory ove...More..

Cibulkova avenges Kerber 'killing' at US Open
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Cibulkova avenges Kerber 'killing' at US Open

Last year's victor Sloane Stephens and six-time US Open victor Serena Williams are now considered the top favorites to win the grand slam. Reigning Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber will not be adding...More..

Sharapova closes out Cirstea to advance at US Open
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Sharapova closes out Cirstea to advance at US Open

She just didn't give me any chance. The No. 2 Federer has won all six meetings, though Paire had two match points in their last matchup in June in Germany before the five-time U.S. Vondrousova, through to a ...More..

Alex de Minaur shows wonderful fight in epic US Open five-setter
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Alex de Minaur shows wonderful fight in epic US Open five-setter

Cilic, runner-up to Roger Federer at Wimbledon past year and again at the 2018 Australian Open, was finally the last man standing after mounting a ferocious fight-back. MATCH POINT: The US Open is Cilic's mo...More..

US Open explains umpire's actions in Kyrgios-Herbert match
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

US Open explains umpire's actions in Kyrgios-Herbert match

He behaves the way he behaves and then you decide if you like it or you don't like it. You don't go and speak like that in my opinion. "Nick, I know this is not you". Lahyani told Kyrgios that if he was feeling...More..

Jose Holebas: Watford's character key to downing Tottenham Hotspur
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Jose Holebas: Watford's character key to downing Tottenham Hotspur

Spurs were brought back down to earth after Monday's win over Manchester United at Old Trafford. "Because he has warned them and some of them have not heeded the warning, I can't remember him being that anno...More..

Giants waive backup QB Davis Webb
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Giants waive backup QB Davis Webb

When the New York Giants selected quarterback Davis Webb in the third round of the 2017 National Football League draft, the team's thought was the Cal product would be its quarterback of the future, waiti...More..

Steelers disappointed Bell hasn't rejoined team
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Steelers disappointed Bell hasn't rejoined team

This year that hasn't been the case. Last week, it was reported that Bell had told his teammates he would report on Labor Day but Bell quickly refuted that report. If Bell isn't ready, the Steelers will turn ...More..

Tiger: 2018 'one of my best years'
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Tiger: 2018 'one of my best years'

In the second of the tour's four season-ending playoff events, the 14-time major champion used a prototype black copper putter not yet available to the public. USA captain Jim Furyk announces three of his picks...More..

Alisson and Firmino point finger at Van Dijk for Leicester goal
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Alisson and Firmino point finger at Van Dijk for Leicester goal

Cape Town - Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker has admitted that although playing out from the back is part of his game, he needs to learn from his mistake against Leicester City . "They will solve that, ...More..

Braylon Edwards suspended from TV gig as feud with Jim Harbaugh intensifies
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Braylon Edwards suspended from TV gig as feud with Jim Harbaugh intensifies

Braylon Edwards did not like what he saw from MI in its season-opening loss to Notre Dame on Saturday night, particularly the play of center Cesar Ruiz , quarterback Shea Patterson and the team's offensive...More..

NFL's Kaepernick to be face of Nike 'Just Do It' campaign
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

NFL's Kaepernick to be face of Nike 'Just Do It' campaign

Kaepernick was the first in a series of National Football League ( NFL ) stars to kneel during the United States national anthem before matches. In August 2016, Kaepernick told Steve Wyche of NFL Media, "I...More..

Bears back coach Matt Nagy’s decision to rest starters
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Bears back coach Matt Nagy’s decision to rest starters

Among potential Day One starters, only wideout Taylor Gabriel, guard Eric Kush, five-technique Jonathan Bullard and dime cornerback Cre'von LeBlanc played. Much of the focus will be on who doesn't play. Wide-...More..

Dortmund's Champions League victor Tanko speaks on 2018-19 group stage draw
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Dortmund's Champions League victor Tanko speaks on 2018-19 group stage draw

In contrast, Barcelona and Tottenham Hotspur face each other in a testing Group B along with Inter Milan and PSV Eindhoven, the 1988 European Cup winners. The French midfielder made a record move to the Eng...More..

Rockets deal Ryan Anderson for Suns' Brandon Knight in 4-player deal
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Rockets deal Ryan Anderson for Suns' Brandon Knight in 4-player deal

While he's demonstrated no shooting touch, he still possesses elite-level athleticism, something that can be utilized to fit the Rockets' system. Knight only played 50 games in 2015-16. In other words, he could...More..

49ers running back Jerick McKinnon suffers season-ending knee injury
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

49ers running back Jerick McKinnon suffers season-ending knee injury

It looked awkward. Due to the tone of Kyle Shanahan's comments and the fact that it was a non-contact knee injury, there's no way you should draft McKinnon earlier than the 10th round in any draft that happens ...More..

Aston Villa boss Bruce admits hopes of signing Chelsea striker Abraham today
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Aston Villa boss Bruce admits hopes of signing Chelsea striker Abraham today

Aston Villa are set to face competition from Ligue 1 outfit Bordeaux for the signature of Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham on deadline day. He has Championship experience having spent the 2016-17 campaign...More..

Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid receive standing ovation at US Open
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid receive standing ovation at US Open

Kaepernick and Reid, two former San Francisco 49ers who are now out of the league, were among the luminaries who turned out for 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena's US Open showdown with elder sister Venus on ...More..

by | Monday, September 03, 2018

I should learn from Roger Federer, says 'done nothing' Nick Kyrgios

Nick Kyrgios was left shocked after Roger Federer's jaw-dropping victor in the third set. "I definitely think it was a special one, no doubt about it", said the second seed, who won 6-4 6-1 7-5. Saturday's...More..