Wednesday June 20-th, 2018

Sporting CP stars including William Carvalho and Bas Dost cancel contracts Sporting CP stars including William Carvalho and Bas Dost cancel contracts

William Carvalho, Gelson Martins , Bruno Fernandes have all chose to break their club contracts with Sporting Lisbon following a season of off-the-field trouble between players, fans and the owner. Only last summer, Record (h/t Uche Amako of the...

Warriors to Pay Kevin Durant 'Whatever He Wants' Warriors to Pay Kevin Durant 'Whatever He Wants'

With every successful season Durant has as a member of the Golden State Warriors , it must hurt Westbrook more and more as he realizes he's stuck on a roster in OKC with an overpaid Carmelo Anthony, a Paul George that's about to dip, and nearly no...

England's Eoin Morgan 'We just didn't play at our best' England's Eoin Morgan 'We just didn't play at our best'

All signs suggest England will continue to play high-wire one-day cricket - they did, after all, almost complete the joint-second highest ODI chase on Sunday - but they have had a painful reminder that the trapeze act comes with inherent risk.

Real Madrid Appoint Surprise Choice As New Manager

But with three days before Spain's World Cup opener against Portugal in Sochi, Madrid announced that the Basque tactician will leave that position after agreeing a three-year contract with the La Liga giants. Instead, that hard work will take p...

Brazilian tennis legend Maria Bueno dies at 78

She won her first major title as a 19-year-old, winning the 1959 Wimbledon. She had been suffering from mouth cancer since a year ago and was hospitalized in May. Another doubles partner was Billie Jean King , with whom she won the Wimbledon title...

Atletico Madrid Antoine Griezmann refuses to confirm future plans

Barca are seeking a commitment from Griezmann before July 1 as his contract's buyout clause will jump from €100m to €200m on that date. Griezmann is preparing for France's first World Cup game against Australia on Saturday and insisted it was not...

Real Madrid confirm Julen Lopetegui as their new manager

The 51-year-old took charge of Spain after Euro 2016 - and signed a new extension until 2020 just last month - but the appointment means the impending World Cup in Russian Federation will be his only major tournament in charge of the national t...

Wilder 'agrees' to unification fight with Joshua in UK Wilder 'agrees' to unification fight with Joshua in UK

If Joshua prefers the fight in the United Kingdom. the ball is in their court. "Deontay has accepted his terms to fight in the U.K. Deontay sent an email to Joshua (Sunday) night and I sent one today to Barry Hearn and Eddie telling them that we of...

Could Liverpool accidentally help Manchester United sign Sergej Milinkovic-Savic? Could Liverpool accidentally help Manchester United sign Sergej Milinkovic-Savic?

Milinkovic-Savic has made 94 appearances and scored 17 goals for Lazio since joining from Genk in 2015. Savic is strong in the air, physically imposing and has great technical ability. The 13 time UEFA Champions League winners, who are without a ...

Supreme Neymar equals Romario's Brazil scoring record

The 2010 side, under Dunga, was packed with midfield spoilers and looked to catch opponents on the counter-attack, or from set pieces. The 26-year-old then started in Vienna on Sunday, scoring Brazil's second in the straightforward win, of whic...

Springboks Schalk Brits recalled England Test Bloemfontein

And Ellis Park - setting for Saturday's Test - is a venue England haven't won at in 46 years. Three uncompromising places for visitors to play, three touring teams bruised and with much to contemplate ahead of the second round of Test matches Satur...

Rohr speaks on players' fitness ahead of Nigeria, Croatia match Rohr speaks on players' fitness ahead of Nigeria, Croatia match

Abuja - Nigerian indigenous rappers, Olamide and Phyno, have released a World Cup theme tune to support the Super Eagles at the finals of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation. Speaking to www.scorenigeria.com.ng, a top board member of th...

The Red Arrows wish England luck ahead of World Cup The Red Arrows wish England luck ahead of World Cup

Gareth Southgate and the England squad jet out to Russian Federation this week but received their own flying visit at St George's Park on Sunday. "We hope we can send people to work the following day having enjoyed those matches", he said.

Arsenal face competition from Napoli for Uruguay midfielder Arsenal face competition from Napoli for Uruguay midfielder

Torreira has a chance of starting in Uruguay's midfield at the World Cup after only earning his senior global debut in March, although it may be better for Arsenal's transfer hopes if he didn't make their XI. Torreira is now with Uruguay's squad ...

Wilder, Joshua agree fight deal

According to Pugmire, Wilder's and Joshua's respective teams were quibbling over the location of the fight, with Wilder's camp wanting it in the USA and Joshua's side preferring the UK. 'The $50M offer for Joshua to fight me next in the U.S.is still ...

An Angry Ronaldo Refuses to Renew Contract With Real Madrid An Angry Ronaldo Refuses to Renew Contract With Real Madrid

Bitter rival Lionel Messi earns virtually double what Ronaldo brings in at Los Blancos. That would mean a weekly income in excess of £500,000-per-week, but the club's bigwigs are not playing ball. Whilst previous talk of this type has largely bee...

Rafael Nadal speaks out on catching Roger Federer's Grand Slam haul Rafael Nadal speaks out on catching Roger Federer's Grand Slam haul

His picking at the rear of his shorts and mopping of his brow, aligned with his obsessive devotion to lining up his water bottles, are parts of the Nadal DNA. By then, Nadal was finding his spots. The punishment continued, with Thiem by now looking...

Justify bags Triple Crown win in Belmont Stakes

Justify , who is 6-0 and is the first horse to sweep the series without racing at age 2, beat nine others to win - more competition than any other Triple Crown victor has beaten in the Belmont. We'll never know. At the end of the day Bob had a game...

Vieira quits New York City FC for Nice job Vieira quits New York City FC for Nice job

New York City is now second in the Eastern Division, only two points behind the leaders, Atlanta United. Announcing Vieira's departure on their official website, New York City were quick to thank the former World Cup victor for his endeavours.

Disgraced Australia opener David Warner set to return … in the commentary box Disgraced Australia opener David Warner set to return … in the commentary box

Former Durham and Warwickshire batsman MacLeod said Scotland's first global cricket win over England was a "massive statement". However, MacLeod was quick to offer credit to coach Grant Bradburn and captain Kyle Coetzer for the leadership t...

Thanks for the memories: Rafael Nadal's 11 French Open triumphs Thanks for the memories: Rafael Nadal's 11 French Open triumphs

It will be followed by the all-American matchup between Madison Keys and Sloane Stephens. The battle wore on and on, before, on the Austrian's fifth set point, Cecchinato went long to fall two sets behind. "I never dreamed in 2005 when I played my ...

Liverpool 'Unlikely' to Sign Roma Target Despite Holding Talks With Player's Agent Liverpool 'Unlikely' to Sign Roma Target Despite Holding Talks With Player's Agent

He told UOL Esporte: "I think everything will be resolved before the start of the World Cup , that's what I want". Alisson is in a rich vein of form for the Lupas and has bailed them out on multiple occasions as the team enjoyed an awesome run to ...

Pistons hire ex-Raps coach Casey Pistons hire ex-Raps coach Casey

Casey has agreed to a five-year deal with the team. "Tom (owner Gores) really won me over with his vision for the team and the city". "There is a lot of talent, a solid core and some exciting young players eager to get better". The 61-year-old coach ...

One race, two chequered flags: Vettel blasts Canadian GP gaffe

Per Formula 1 rules, the accidental waving of the checkered flag means the race has to be classified via the number of laps completed at the time the flag was displayed. The same issue occurred at the 2014 Chinese Grand Prix and Whiting believes it i...

Oldbury magistrate 'delighted' by OBE in Birthday Honours Oldbury magistrate 'delighted' by OBE in Birthday Honours

Julie Bates from New South Wales was also recognised for her work in the field of community health, particularly through harm reduction programs for sex workers and people with substance abuse issues, and to those living with HIV/AIDS. In the musical...

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