Friday July 20-th, 2018

McIlroy 'really pleased' after second round at Open McIlroy 'really pleased' after second round at Open

Kisner's putting was the story of his round as he putted a round-low 22 times - three fewer than the next lowest total. "I struggled yesterday tee to green, and it was hard work really to just get in", he said. "I hit a lot of fairways". But stan...

Deal for Hand could help Indians pitching woes Deal for Hand could help Indians pitching woes

Hand has established himself as one of the best relievers in baseball over the past few seasons, and the left-hander has converted 24 saves in 29 opportunities for the last-place Padres this year. Hand will be seen as a bridge if and when incumbent c...

Thomas takes stage win and yellow jersey on Tour de France Thomas takes stage win and yellow jersey on Tour de France

The beyond-category Col de la Madeleine is an iconic mountain at the Tour de France in its own right. Thomas is the first Briton to take the honours at the Alpe and the Welshman's name will now be immortalised on one of the plaques that mark each o...

Gray Voted to 2018 WNBA All-Star Game Gray Voted to 2018 WNBA All-Star Game

It will be the sixth appearance for Moore and fifth appearance for Fowles. Captains Elena Delle Donne and Candace Parker will take turns drafting those who have been voted as All-Stars, with a final roster announcement scheduled for Thursday, July 19...

Man jumps bike over Tour de France riders Man jumps bike over Tour de France riders

Chris Froome was pushed by a member of the crowd during a climb at stage 12 of the Tour de France , in the latest of his unsavoury encounters with cycling fans. "If people don't like Sky and want to boo, that's fine". With Froome staring down a lin...

New Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri keen to keep key players New Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri keen to keep key players

And Fabregas is excited about a fresh start: 'All players want to be involved in something like that but it's a new start for us with a new manager. Maurizio Sarri improved Dries Mertens and Lorenzo Insigne considerably, we hoped that he could do...

Lewis Hamilton signs contract extension with Mercedes Lewis Hamilton signs contract extension with Mercedes

Mercedes confirmed on Thursday that, after months of discussions, Hamilton had extended his stay with the team for another two years. Two years does not leave any room for manoeuvre if he is to match Michael Schumacher's record haul of seven worl...

Hart included in Man City's pre-season tour of the US Hart included in Man City's pre-season tour of the US

City were interested in Brazil worldwide Fred before he joined Manchester United but prioritised a move for Jorginho and felt a deal for the midfielder would go through just 72 hours before he signed for Chelsea . City had agreed a £16million deal w...

Alisson completes Liverpool move in world-record deal Alisson completes Liverpool move in world-record deal

The 25-year-old had always been linked with a move to the Anfield club since the end of last season, with the Reds unhappy with their goalkeeping options at the time. We are really happy to have him here now. "But of course he still has to adapt ...

Dustin Johnson to tee off as betting favourite on British Open odds Dustin Johnson to tee off as betting favourite on British Open odds

Kisner, who led by a shot after 54 holes of last year's US PGA Championship before finishing seventh, carded a five-under-par 66 to secure a one-shot lead over compatriot Tony Finau and the South African pair of Erik van Rooyen and Zander Lombard...

Liverpool seal deal for Alisson in world-record goalkeeper transfer Liverpool seal deal for Alisson in world-record goalkeeper transfer

Wednesday proved to be a breakthrough day as far as agreeing on a deal with AS Roma for the transfer of Alisson is concerned. We didn't sign him because he is good looking and a nice fella and his English is good and all that stuff - we signed him ob...

Mikhailyuk brought the Lakers to the semifinals of the Summer League Mikhailyuk brought the Lakers to the semifinals of the Summer League

John Jenkins had 25 points for the No. 2 seed Trail Blazers (5-0) and Archie Goodwin became the all-time Las Vegas Summer League scorer in the fourth quarter, passing Coby Karl (337). "My ability to shoot off the dribble". They signed Rajon Rond...

Thunder, Hawks and 76ers agree to deal centered around Carmelo Anthony Thunder, Hawks and 76ers agree to deal centered around Carmelo Anthony

Philadelphia will send Justin Anderson to Atlanta and Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrott to the Thunder. The report also says Muscala is likely headed to another team in the near future, but the Thunder will keep Schroder. So, in essence, Oklahoma City i...

10 highest rated Huskers in Madden NFL 19 10 highest rated Huskers in Madden NFL 19

The Atlanta Falcons , New England Patriots, and New Orleans Saints trail closely behind. The Rams had 13 players with ratings in the 80s. Although it's easy to get caught up in player ratings , Gurley reminds us all, it's just a video game.

Arsenal legend quits pundit role Arsenal legend quits pundit role

The legendary French striker has been combining his TV duties with his role as assistant manager to Roberto Martinez with Belgium , but today confirmed that he will now exclusively concentrate on his coaching career. FORMER Arsenal player Thier...

£67m Alisson signs on £67m Alisson signs on

Chelsea are on the look out for a new goalkeeper amid strong speculation linking Thibaut Courtois with a move to Real Madrid with the Belgian worldwide keen on a return to Spain after refusing to sign a new contract. Alisson is set to move to the P...

McIlroy bids to end American dominance as Open returns to Carnoustie McIlroy bids to end American dominance as Open returns to Carnoustie

Tiger Woods raised eyebrows before he even teed off at The Open Championship when he showed up to the practice range with Kinesio tape on his neck. "So you had to go out and take advantage of it", said Van Rooyen, whose compatriot Brandon Stone sh...

Alisson Becker to have Liverpool medical on Thursday Alisson Becker to have Liverpool medical on Thursday

The Liverpool Echo claims that Alisson has agreed personal terms with the club and the deal will see him sign a five-year contract with Jurgen Klopp's side, although he won't be part of the Reds' pre-season tour to the United States as he wil...

Kuldeep makes it, maiden Test call-up for Pant Kuldeep makes it, maiden Test call-up for Pant

Bhuvneshwar aggravated a lower back condition during the third ODI against England in Leeds. India's squad for first three Tests against England: Virat Kohli (Captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Lokesh Rahul, Murali Vijay, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Ra...

Djokovic opens up on chances against Anderson Djokovic opens up on chances against Anderson

A match of this allure and significance deserves to finish in its entirety on Friday. While this will be Djokovic's 22nd Grand Slam final, it will be Anderson's second. He saved three set points in the tiebreaker, then converted his second set poin...

Pacquiao Interested In Thurman Fight Pacquiao Interested In Thurman Fight

He is now the WBA welterweight champion. 'I believe I still have two or three fights left in me '. "I feel good for now". Venezuela's Carlos Canizales defended his WBA world light flyweight title against China's Lu Bin, who had been aiming...

I see myself staying at Liverpool, Daniel Sturridge says I see myself staying at Liverpool, Daniel Sturridge says

The England global was loaned to West Brom for the second half of the season in a bid to recapture his form. Sturridge, who was left out of Gareth Southgate's England team for the World Cup, has been linked with a move to Spain's Sevilla and Turk...

World Cup win gives France new set of heroes, needed boost World Cup win gives France new set of heroes, needed boost

A deserved 4-2 win over Croatia in the final for a deserved team, and what a feeling it must have been for Didier Deschamps and Les Bleus. The third person in the history of football to win the World Cup as a player and coach, Didier Deschamps ...

Open Championship presents tough test with no clear answers at parched Carnoustie

If McIlroy does have an advantage at this Open, it's not just that he played well at Carnoustie in 2007. "You don't have to be long to play at a links course", said the 42-year-old, whose swing speed is still among the fastest on tour, despite his ...

Raptors become favorite to acquire Kawhi Leonard from San Antonio Spurs Raptors become favorite to acquire Kawhi Leonard from San Antonio Spurs

The Philadelphia 76ers have been consumed with sub-par Summer League play and whether Markelle Fultz has reformed his jump shot before the start of the season, at least that's how it has felt in the last couple weeks. On the other hand, that duo ...

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