Saturday August 24-th, 2019

Sri Lanka plot India upset to end World Cup on a high Sri Lanka plot India upset to end World Cup on a high

His dismissal proved the turning point and the Windies demise was confirmed when Pooran was caught at the wicket in the 48th over, flashing at medium pacer Angelo Mathews's first ball in one-dayers in a year-and-a-half. West Indies was already out of...

Silva: I am leaving Manchester City this season Silva: I am leaving Manchester City this season

David Silva joined Manchester City in July of 2010, moving from Valencia for a fee believed to be around £25m . It was during a time of massive change for the Manchester club, which had not always been taken over by a new billionaire owner.

Capitals Sign Richard Panik to a Four-Year $10.6M Contract Capitals Sign Richard Panik to a Four-Year $10.6M Contract

I started playing PK a year ago, so that helped me a lot to improve my game. That's why I chose (Washington). Panik's deal, made official Monday, is for four years and $11 million, giving him a cap hit of $2.75 million. He registered 137 hits last ...

Mark Cavendish to miss Tour de France

The Manxman continues to chase Belgian icon Eddy Merckx's record tally of 34 stage wins. The 38-year-old, who won the 2016 Tour of Britain, has won two Tour de France stages, both coming after he was involved in breakaways. The Isle of Man ride...

Nikita Zaitsev Likely Headed To The Senators Nikita Zaitsev Likely Headed To The Senators

If he can move the puck five, 10 feet, get the puck, pass the puck to our forwards, we'll be happy". The 27-year-old produced an impressive rookie campaign with the Leafs in 2015-16, registering four goals and 36 points in 82 games. Ceci just compl...

Matt Targett completes Aston Villa switch Matt Targett completes Aston Villa switch

Southampton have signed striker Che Adams from Birmingham City and allowed Matt Targett to join Aston Villa . Villa will pay an initial fee of £11m for the Southampton academy graduate. Saints boss Ralph Hasenhuttl told his club's website: "C...

Manchester United Increase Harry Maguire Offer Manchester United Increase Harry Maguire Offer

And Manchester United have come back to Leicester with a fresh big-money bid for the England global. Maguire joined Leicester from Hull for £17m two years ago and has made 76 appearances for the club, scoring five times. That is a different stanc...

Former Pakistan captain Waqar Younis questions Team India's sportsmanship post England loss Former Pakistan captain Waqar Younis questions Team India's sportsmanship post England loss

Dhoni's batting approach was questioned by many, including the likes of former skippers Sourav Ganguly and Nasser Hussain. The right-hander took an indirect dig towards Indian lower-order batsmen by praising England All-rounder Ben Stokes.

Leafs trade Kadri to Avalanche for Barrie in multi-player deal Leafs trade Kadri to Avalanche for Barrie in multi-player deal

Colorado will retain 50 per cent of Barrie's average annual value ($5.5 million US) as part of the transaction. Toronto is sending Colorado forward Nazem Kadri, defenseman Calle Rosen and its third-round selection in the 2020 draft. He spent parts ...

Veteran guard Thomas agrees to one-year deal with Wizards Veteran guard Thomas agrees to one-year deal with Wizards

Selected by the Kings with the final pick in the 2011 National Basketball Association draft, Thomas spent three years in Sacremento before joining the Suns in 2014. Time will only tell if Thomas will be the team's starter or back up, but they're defi...

Al Horford agrees to 4-year, $109 million deal with Philadelphia 76ers Al Horford agrees to 4-year, $109 million deal with Philadelphia 76ers

The news came shortly after we learned that JJ Redick would be headed to the New Orleans Pelicans , Tobias Harris would be re-signing with the Sixers on a five-year max. Prior to this year's playoffs, Harris had only appeared in four postseaso...

Wolves sign Jordan Bell

Bell was an underrated prospect after three years at the University of OR, where he averaged 10.9 points, 8.8 rebounds, and 1.8 assists per game while shooting 63.6 percent from the floor in his final year in college. Bell could be seeking out a larg...

Liverpool owner Henry makes clear his Origi expectations Liverpool owner Henry makes clear his Origi expectations

He told The Mirror . "It was a magnificent season". "It's a very exciting time for women's football with the country now swept up in the Women's World Cup and the Lionesses performing brilliantly", said Kelly Simmons, director of the women's pro...

Enes Kanter Agrees To Deal With Celtics Enes Kanter Agrees To Deal With Celtics

Lillard also noted that while the time period to respond given to Kanter by the Blazers was short, the National Basketball Association offseason moves quickly and no one wants to be left empty handed in a league where offseason free agency decisions ...

Islanders add Semyon Varlamov to replace Robin Lehner Islanders add Semyon Varlamov to replace Robin Lehner

On a day when an offer sheet was tendered and eye-popping contracts were passed out, the Blackhawks and Lehner still pulled a free-agency shocker by agreeing to a one-year, $5 million deal . In his rookie year, he had 11 points (four goals, seven ...

Pelicans Acquire Derrick Favors From Jazz Pelicans Acquire Derrick Favors From Jazz

Bogdanovic shot a career-best 42.5 percent from 3-point range while starting 81 games. In New Orleans, he and Favors will be two of a number of new faces on the court. He has a career scoring average of 12.9 points. The Pelicans also reached a fr...

Kawhi Leonard Spoke to Magic Johnson About the Lakers Kawhi Leonard Spoke to Magic Johnson About the Lakers

Leonard was named Finals MVP after leading the Toronto Raptors to their first championship and following the commitments of bigger names such as Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving (Brooklyn Nets ), Klay Thompson (Golden State Warriors) and Kemba W...

West Indies vs Afghanistan West Indies vs Afghanistan

Pooran, who struck his maiden ODI hundred against Sri Lanka in a losing cause, wants to use his side's forgettable run as a learning experience. An 85-run stand with Kusal Mendis (39) was ended by a sublime return catch off Fabian Allen while Angelo ...

AFCON: Mané hits brace in Senegal's 3-0 thumping of Kenya AFCON: Mané hits brace in Senegal's 3-0 thumping of Kenya

The result means Senegal, runners-up in the group behind Algeria, advance to a last-16 meeting with Uganda while Kenya must wait and see if they progress as one of the best third-placed sides. The remaining six places will be filled Tuesday by the ...

Verstappen steals Austrian win from Leclerc after risky late move

That incident is now under investigation by the stewards, with Verstappen and Leclerc set to report to them to give their sides of the story at 1800 local time. Emerging in eighth place after a 6.1-second stop (with Bottas stationary for 3.5 seconds ...

Joe Lacob releases statement on Kevin Durant Joe Lacob releases statement on Kevin Durant

New York also did not appear to be in the conversation when it comes to the possibility of signing Kawhi Leonard or Jimmy Butler and didn't get an opportunity to even pitch Kemba Walker - who went to high school in New York City. Irving and Dur...

Madrid to offer Isco in Pogba deal Madrid to offer Isco in Pogba deal

According to The Telegraph , Solskjaer is set to meet with the unsettled Frenchman before United head to Australia on Sunday to try and help ease his concerns. But, nonetheless, Pogba will reportedly tell Solskjaer the fact he stayed at United for l...

Klay Thompson, Warriors Officially Agree To $190 Million Deal Klay Thompson, Warriors Officially Agree To $190 Million Deal

Thompson will sign a full, $190 million max contract, according to Marc Stein of The New York Times which should become official once the free agent moratorium period closes on July 6. Klay Thompson is staying in the Bay. Thompson, along with h...

Well-prepared Algeria reaping reward at Cup of Nations Well-prepared Algeria reaping reward at Cup of Nations

Senegal introduced on Sada Thioub for Keita Balde, Henri Saivet for Alfred N'Diaye and Mbaye Diagne for Krepin Diatta whereas Algeria brought on Andy Delort for goal scorer Youcef Belaili , Mohamed Fares for Ramy Bensebaini and Mehdi Abeid for ...

Higuain glad to leave Chelsea Higuain glad to leave Chelsea

Chelsea had the option to pay €18million (£16.1m) to extend Higuain's loan for another 12 months, while the Blues could have also purchased the forward from Juve for €36m. It is expected the Croat will sign on the dotted line after Chelsea rec...

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