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Tyson Fury Dominates Francesco Pianeta To Set Up Wilder Title Shot Tyson Fury Dominates Francesco Pianeta To Set Up Wilder Title Shot
- August 19, 2018

Despite chasing Saunders out of the chicken restaurant, Wilder also seemed jovial about the situation upon meeting the middleweight fighter backstage. At the weigh-in in Belfast, Wilder crashed the party by making an terrible lot of noise, swiftly turning his attention into an altercation with Fury's father, John. (more...)
Josh Allen doesn't care what Jalen Ramsey thinks of him Josh Allen doesn't care what Jalen Ramsey thinks of him
- August 17, 2018

It doesn't bother me one bit". "I think it's Odell [Beckham, Jr.]". When asked about which quarterbacks don't "suck", Mariota was the third quarterback who came to mind for Ramsey. Jared Goff enjoyed quite the turnaround from Year 1 to his sophomore season in the National Football League, going from one of the worst starting quarterbacks to a Pro Bowler with 28 touchdowns and just seven interceptions. (more...)
Post-Ronaldo Real Madrid gets it first test Post-Ronaldo Real Madrid gets it first test
- August 16, 2018

Despite being Real Madrid's all-time top goal scorer, Ronaldo suggested that Juventus was more of a "family" than he had in the Spanish capital. At 2-1 up, Bale anxious Atletico with a driving run past five defenders before his shot was blocked while in the very last move of normal time , the Welshman nearly set up a dramatic victor only for Marcelo to miskick his attempted volley. (more...)
Brendan Rodgers slams Celtic defending in AEK Athens loss Brendan Rodgers slams Celtic defending in AEK Athens loss
- August 15, 2018

Rodrigo Galo swept in a low cross from the right and Marko Livaja headed in the second for AEK before Scott Sinclair pulled one back for Celtic to set up a dramatic finish. "But he wasn't here and we look at the performance without him and I can't think any more than that". "It would've been great to have had him here but he's not", added Rodgers. (more...)
Gary Neville blames Louis van Gaal for Man Utd struggles Gary Neville blames Louis van Gaal for Man Utd struggles
- August 14, 2018

Pogba was also asked about the contrast playing for Red Devils and Les Bleus. Last week, Manchester United rejected a derisory cash-plus-players offer of £45m plus Andre Gomes and Yerry Mina for the French midfielder. Manchester United endured a odd summer transfer window which closed on 9th August. Pogba has been heavily linked with a move to the La Liga champions this summer following several bust-ups with the Red Devils manager, Jose Mourinho last season. (more...)
NCAA announces major rule changes coming to college basketball NCAA announces major rule changes coming to college basketball
- August 11, 2018

The NCAA Board of Governors and Division I Board of Directors adopted a series of significant policy and legislative changes, setting in motion actions to change the structure of the NCAA fundamentally. There would not be a financial relationship between the student-athlete and the agent. The changes were recommended by the Commission on College Basketball , an independent group formed a year ago in response to a recruiting "pay-for-play" scandal that rocked the sport. (more...)
Cam Newton, Kelvin Benjamin Have Awkward Exchange Before Panthers-Bills Preseason Game Cam Newton, Kelvin Benjamin Have Awkward Exchange Before Panthers-Bills Preseason Game
- August 11, 2018

Benjamin and Newton spoke on the field before the game in what looked like an awkward exchange . Benjamin finished the game with four catches, 59 yards and one touchdown. What a game! In a contest that had a little bit of everything, the Carolina Panthers defeated the Buffalo Bills by a 28-23 margin. Benjamin was later asked if this was at all hard for him considering how close he and Newton were when his career began in Carolina. (more...)
Klopp: We are the Rocky to City's Drago Klopp: We are the Rocky to City's Drago
- August 10, 2018

West Ham fans have grown to be frustrated in recent years following false promises from the board, with boiling point reached in a defeat to Burnley earlier this year where some fans invaded the field to protest, but the owners have finally put their money where their mouth is. (more...)
Jose Mourinho: Man Utd boss 'not confident' of deadline day signing
- August 10, 2018

Mourinho had warned it would be a "difficult season" if United did not make any more acquisitions and it now looks like his side will miss out. Pushed on whether there would be any ins or outs on Thursday, Mourinho added: "The information I have is no (nothing will happen)". (more...)
Kohli just wants India to cross the line Kohli just wants India to cross the line
- August 09, 2018

Virat Kohli and his men though might now have to deal with the seam and swing of the English pacers, under overcast conditions. England skipper Joe Root has said that their victory in the seesawing first Test, despite being "not at our best", has energised the hosts with confidence as they prepare to take on India at Lord's on Thursday. (more...)
Family Comes First - Anthony Martial Issues Message Family Comes First - Anthony Martial Issues Message
- August 04, 2018

AC Milan and Chelsea have joined the pursuit for Real Madrid and Croatia midfielder Mateo Kovacic , who reportedly doesn't want to join Manchester United and play under Jose Mourinho . Manchester United winger Anthony Martial has lashed out at Jose Mourinho saying his family comes first before any other thing. The World Cup has exacerbated that, particularly with the likes of Paul Pogba , Marcus Rashford , and Jesse Lingard all reaching the later stages - yet his wrath has ... (more...)
LeBron James Admits to Fighting With Other Parents at Son’s Basketball Game LeBron James Admits to Fighting With Other Parents at Son’s Basketball Game
- July 31, 2018

The " I Promise School " is a public school similar to the one James came up through, but is much better funded and has superior facilities and supplies than what James had before. Hopefully Monday's school opening is just the first of many more great days for the three-time National Basketball Association champ in Northeast Ohio. (more...)
Guardiola: so proud of Man City youngsters Guardiola: so proud of Man City youngsters
- July 30, 2018

Sadio Mane wasted two great chances during the closing stages but it did not matter as he stepped up and converted a 94th-minute penalty after Solanke was bundled over. Mahrez and Claudio Bravo once again headlined the starting XI, while star defender Aymeric Laporte made his first appearance of the pre-season, with Leroy Sane on the bench. (more...)
Cubs interested in Cole Hamels Cubs interested in Cole Hamels
- July 29, 2018

The deal is pending physicals for all players involved. He has missed a lot of this season with a groin injury and has worked only as a reliever, going 1-1 with a 4.08 ERA in 17 1/3 innings, but 39 of his 57 career appearances are as a starter. (more...)
Johnny Manziel traded to CFL's Alouettes Johnny Manziel traded to CFL's Alouettes
- July 24, 2018

Masoli started the season impressively with four straight 300-yard passing performances and a record-tying nine overall dating back to past year. Montreal (1-4) has scored a league-low 69 points this season while allowing a league-high 148 points. (more...)
Lewis Hamilton believes auto failed before he went off Lewis Hamilton believes auto failed before he went off
- July 23, 2018

Kimi Raikkonen says Ferrari's radio messages at the German Grand Prix were not clear enough after he appeared to question team orders to let teammate Sebastian Vettel past. The crowds have dwindled since the Schumacher era, despite Vettel winning four titles between 2010-13 and the domination of Mercedes with Nico Rosberg taking the crown in 2016. (more...)
Carmelo Anthony traded by OKC to Atlanta, but waived for free agency Carmelo Anthony traded by OKC to Atlanta, but waived for free agency
- July 21, 2018

But according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , the Hawks soon will waive Melo, who appears to already have his next destination lined up. According to many experts, Anthony is most likely to end up playing for the Houston Rockets next season. (more...)
Rhys Hoskins makes impact in Home Run Derby Rhys Hoskins makes impact in Home Run Derby
- July 19, 2018

He was drafted by the Oakland Athletics and moved on to play for the Midland RockHounds in 2013 through 2014. Harper hit 45 home runs in the derby. Harper hit 13 home runs in the first round , eliminating Freddie Freeman and advancing to the semifinals. Unfortunately, he ran into a home run-hitting machine in Schwarber, who bested him with 16. (more...)
Jabari Parker Signs 2-Year $40 Million Deal With Bulls Jabari Parker Signs 2-Year $40 Million Deal With Bulls
- July 19, 2018

No word on the amount of the deal being discussed, or if the Bucks will match, but the move is a curious one for Chicago. The Bucks rescinded a qualifying offer for Parker last night, allowing Parker to become an unrestricted free agent. His most recent injury occurred in February 2017, which caused him to miss all but 31 games of last season. Bartelstein praised the Bucks for "working side-by-side with us". (more...)
Trump says he misspoke on Russian meddling Trump says he misspoke on Russian meddling
- July 18, 2018

Trump was excoriated on both sides of the aisle Monday for his remarks after his private talk with Putin in which he challenged the conclusion of USA intelligence agencies that Russian Federation was responsible for meddling in the 2016 election. (more...)
Croatia showed that small nations can dream, says coach Dalic Croatia showed that small nations can dream, says coach Dalic
- July 16, 2018

We've had incredible games, stupidly amusing moments and some of the best punditry and commentary in years. Emmanuel Macron, elected a year ago with two-thirds of the vote, was captured celebrating in this spectacular picture as France beat Croatia 4-2 to win their second title. (more...)
Novak Djokovic vs Rafael Nadal, Wimbledon 2018 semi-final Novak Djokovic vs Rafael Nadal, Wimbledon 2018 semi-final
- July 14, 2018

It's unclear at this stage if Djokovic and Nadal will even get on court, with Isner and Anderson showing no signs of finishing any time soon and locked at 21-21 in the fifth set at the time of writing. Open title appeared to slip away. The following year, Nadal downed the Serb, who was World No 1 at the time , 6-4, 3-6, 6-1, 6-7, 9-7 in the semi-finals in Paris, this time in four hours and 37 minutes. (more...)
Djokovic tops Air K to reach semifinals Djokovic tops Air K to reach semifinals
- July 14, 2018

Open, beating Japan's Kei Nishikori 6-3 3-6 6-2 6-2. Kei Nishikori became the first Japanese man in 23 years to reach the Wimbledon quarter-finals on Monday and then predicted a "war" with Novak Djokovic to get to the last four. Nishikori still would not fade and he forced Djokovic to go long for an early break in the fourth, but that advantage was swiftly cancelled out following another fine rally. (more...)
Wimbledon 2018: Serena Williams Says 'It's Crazy' After Entering 10th Final Wimbledon 2018: Serena Williams Says 'It's Crazy' After Entering 10th Final
- July 13, 2018

She kicks her little feet really hard. Even after all of that, even after more than a year away from the game, even in only the fourth tournament of her comeback, Williams showed she's still capable of dominance. "Seeing her back, it's great", said Kerber, who has lost six of eight previous matches against Williams. "I was expecting a few more baby steps myself", she said. (more...)
Muslera commits one of World Cup's biggest errors Muslera commits one of World Cup's biggest errors
- July 07, 2018

They also became only the second team to beat three different South American sides - Peru, Argentina and Uruguay - in a single World Cup tournament, after The Netherlands in 1974. bet365 Sports has listed its pre-game odds in favor of France at 2.00. " He's incredibly skilled , not just at penalties but as a striker". "Of course, if he could have scored, it would have been good but he has always had an important role for us - he is always extremely generous and he does not ... (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo tight-lipped on future after World Cup exit Cristiano Ronaldo tight-lipped on future after World Cup exit
- July 06, 2018

The team didn't win because Uruguay scored twice". They could have proceeded to the knockout stage as the Group B victor until late second half when a controversial penalty goal from the opponent forced them to settle in a draw. In his fourth World Cup , Ronaldo couldn't hide his frustration late in the match in Sochi, furiously complaining with the referee after a non-call for a foul that could have given Portugal a last chance to equalize. (more...)
Serena Williams back doing what she does best at Wimbledon Serena Williams back doing what she does best at Wimbledon
- July 06, 2018

Eight-time champion Roger Federer and seven-time victor Serena Williams shrugged off 30-degree heat to breeze into the Wimbledon second round Monday. "I don't go out there expecting to "do well" or 'see what happens.' That's just not me". Vekic, who sealed the upset on her fourth match point, faces Slovakia's Viktoria Kuzmova or Sweden's Rebecca Peterson in the second round. (more...)
Andy Murray withdraws from Wimbledon - Wimbledon 2018 Andy Murray withdraws from Wimbledon - Wimbledon 2018
- July 05, 2018

He will be withdrawing from the tournament, he said, as him and his team feel it's too soon to play best-of-5 set matches. 'It's hard, very difficult to say', Murray admitted. Open and two Olympic singles gold medals. "We did everything we could to try and be ready in time". "If you're just not feeling it in the morning to walk out there and play best-of-five a few times in a row, what's the point?" "Some days I wake up and don't feel quite as good as others". (more...)
LeBron James banner removal begins in Cleveland LeBron James banner removal begins in Cleveland
- July 04, 2018

They still have to get through the Western Conference - particularly the Golden State Warriors , who just added DeMarcus Cousins to its roster on Monday. At this point, it seems as though there was more upside to trying to keep Randle than making moves for players whose respective reputations don't match up to their actual production. (more...)
Ronaldo to Juventus: Come and get me Ronaldo to Juventus: Come and get me
- July 04, 2018

He moved to Manchester United in 2003 before signing on with Madrid in 2009. A deal worth €30m-a-year for four seasons was tabled by Agnelli to Ronaldo - a clear €5m-a-year more than what Real have offered. Indeed, it's been suggested Real are prepared to sell Ronaldo for €120m. "Now it's time to enjoy this", he said, per The Independent . "In the next few days I will speak". (more...)
LeBron James reportedly excited to play with Lonzo Ball on Lakers LeBron James reportedly excited to play with Lonzo Ball on Lakers
- July 03, 2018

As expected, they extended him the qualifying offer to make Randle a restricted free agent. Randle is more of a ball-handler and off-the-dribble threat. James told Los Angeles executives this week he likes Ball's game and "is excited to play with him", according to ESPN. After all their moves Sunday and Monday, the Lakers have $5.6 million left under the salary cap, which could rule out another big free-agent signing. (more...)
Mexico coach rips 'clown' Neymar for milking injury Mexico coach rips 'clown' Neymar for milking injury
- July 03, 2018

It began when he darted across the edge of the area before a ideal backheel released the excellent Willian , whose low cross fizzed into the danger area where Neymar slid in to turn the ball home for his second goal of the tournament. Brazil could play right into their hands. In the scorching conditions in Samara , the Mexicans, who started with 39-year-old Rafael Marquez, made a frenetic start but were unable to convert their chances. (more...)
Croatia beat Denmark on penalties to reach World Cup quarter-finals Croatia beat Denmark on penalties to reach World Cup quarter-finals
- July 02, 2018

Mandzukic fires the ball into the Danish goal . Both of their losses came as friendlies in the month of January. At half-time, the score was one goal each. The Danes will know they are underdogs. Hareide made his remarks at a press conference ahead of Sunday's last-16 match against Croatia , reports Efe. (more...)
Cavani's brace sends Uruguay through as Ronaldo's Portugal bow out of Russian Federation Cavani's brace sends Uruguay through as Ronaldo's Portugal bow out of Russian Federation
- July 02, 2018

But he also admitted it'll be a group effort trying to slow down Portugal's star. Uruguay and Portugal have never faced each other at a World Cup before. Uruguay had not conceded in any of their six matches in 2018 but almost 10 hours of resistance came to an end courtesy of a simple set-piece move in the 55th minute. (more...)
Sampaoli to Messi: Sampaoli to Messi: "Should I bring Agüero on?"
- June 30, 2018

Shortly afterwards, the Manchester City striker was introduced for the final ten minutes in Saint Petersburg , replacing defender Nicolás Tagliafico. "We need to control the match, that's our starting-point, we need to control the game throughout". If not we suffer, we know we have the best player in the world and we have to benefit from that. (more...)