Saturday August 24-th, 2019

ICC announces match Officials for World Cup final on Sunday at Lords ICC announces match Officials for World Cup final on Sunday at Lords

The Surrey batsman made his case to the referee but was eventually told to leave the field and news of his fine emerged following the eight-wicket win which sealed a spot in Sunday's World Cup final at Lord's. "The dissent he showed was nearly socc...

Arsenal Try Again For Kieran Tierney, Bid In To Celtic Arsenal Try Again For Kieran Tierney, Bid In To Celtic

Should they accept the £25m offer it already be biggest sale in the history of Scottish football. Arsenal have returned with a second bid for Celtic left-back Kieran Tierney that could be worth up to £25 million to the Scottish side.

Security guard will press charges against Ezekiel Elliott Security guard will press charges against Ezekiel Elliott

Elliott was handcuffed immediately after the altercation, which a bystander filmed , but he wasn't arrested or charged. The charges, filed through the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, stem from the alleged assault that occurred at a musi...

She Cranes thrashed by England in Netball World cup opener She Cranes thrashed by England in Netball World cup opener

The Zimbabwe netball team, the Gems suffered a 73-37 loss at the hands of 11 time and defending world champions, Australia in their second Group A game at the Netball World Cup now underway in Liverpool, UK. Harten's replacement Rachel Dunn seized he...

Wimbledon 2019 mixed doubles: Serena Williams and Andy Murray playing together Wimbledon 2019 mixed doubles: Serena Williams and Andy Murray playing together

The two will face Germany's Andreas Mies and Chile's Alexa Guarchi in the highly anticipated mixed doubles, which begin on Thursday (Jul 4). Andy Murray was not going to let a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to play with Serena
Williams at Wimb...

Romanian billionaire Ion Tiriac proves to be lucky charm for Simona Halep Romanian billionaire Ion Tiriac proves to be lucky charm for Simona Halep

On the other side of the court, Halep is playing in her fifth Grand Slam final and seeking her second title, following her 2018 French Open triumph. "My stomach was not well before the match, but I came on court and gave my best. So today I did...

Bruce confirms Newcastle talks over manager role Bruce confirms Newcastle talks over manager role

Born near Newcastle and a boyhood Magpies fan, he is now on Sheffield Wednesday's pre-season tour of Portugal. After the match Bruce told the Sheffield Star: "Speculation is speculation". My agent contacted me, I had a think about it and a quic...

Red Sox Acquire Orioles Starter Andrew Cashner for Two Minor Leaguers

He's been hot of late, posting a 1.41 ERA in five starts since the start of June. "He's excited to be here, excited to pitch", Dombrowski said. He's throwing the ball as well as he ever has ... We ended up getting two very young players that we l...

Manchester City interested in Dani Alves Manchester City interested in Dani Alves

While Globoesporte reference Manchester City's previous interest in Alves, journalist Ducan Castles has thrown Spurs into the mix. Alves has also enjoyed a successful career for his country, winning the Copa America in 2007 and the Confederations...

Chelsea draw with Bohemians in Lampard’s first game Chelsea draw with Bohemians in Lampard’s first game

With the game being more about getting a closer look at his new set of players, it's safe to assume that Lampard would've preferred to have got his managerial career at Chelsea off to winning ways. "We've been working them very hard and we did the ...

July Cup: Ten Sovereigns beats Advertise at Newmarket July Cup: Ten Sovereigns beats Advertise at Newmarket

With Blue Point - victor of the King's Stand and Diamond Jubilee Stakes at the royal meeting - now retired, the division is wide open. O'Brien said that such was the speed that Ten Sovereigns has shown on his Ballydoyle gallops he could also be tem...

Julian Alaphilippe leads Tour de France again as Geraint Thomas has scare Julian Alaphilippe leads Tour de France again as Geraint Thomas has scare

What was Team Sky always used to boss the Tour's mountain stages from the front of the peloton whether they held yellow or not, but their willingness to follow others was notable on the road to La Planche des Belles Filles on Thursday and nearly prov...

McIlroy in contention after low scoring Scottish Open first round McIlroy in contention after low scoring Scottish Open first round

He had made just two cuts from 15 events coming into this week but added gains on the tenth, 12th, 16th, first, second, fourth, fifth and seventh to a bogey on the 15th, before a closing gain from six feet on the ninth set the target. I'm building so...

Tottenham return to Leeds for Phillips Tottenham return to Leeds for Phillips

Spurs have already snapped up one of the Yorkshire club's top prospects in the form of Jack Clarke. While Clarke will continue his development at Leeds, it remains to be seen if he will be playing alongside Phillips again this term. Philipps was vi...

Gernot Rohr: Super Eagles AFCON defeat to Madagascar a blessing in disguise Gernot Rohr: Super Eagles AFCON defeat to Madagascar a blessing in disguise

We are in seclusion away from the prying eyes of journalists and others watching all we are doing at training now, " observed a top official of the team last night. It will be recalled that the Desert Foxes whipped Super Eagles 5-1 in their opening g...

Serena and Halep chase milestones in Wimbledon final Serena and Halep chase milestones in Wimbledon final

Despite her dominance, a recent survey of over 1,700 British citizens found that 12 percent of males thought they could win a point off the legend, with 14 percent undecided. "Maybe I feel confident and I'm not scared any more of how the ball bounc...

Atletico chief Cerezo threatens Barcelona: 'We have evidence' Atletico chief Cerezo threatens Barcelona: 'We have evidence'

They said Griezmann had gone to the headquarters of Spanish Football League (LFP) to "unilaterally" break his contract after Barca met the release clause, and added they had already "begun appropriate procedures" to defend their "rights and legit...

Roger Federer says 'stars are aligned' as he chases ninth Wimbledon title Roger Federer says 'stars are aligned' as he chases ninth Wimbledon title

Nadal managed a smile when asked - for what he sighed was the 1,000th time - about the rivalry between himself, Federer and Novak Djokovic , who between them hold 53 Grand Slam titles - and soon to be 54. Federer, understandably, seemed more jovi...

Rashid Khan is Afghanistan’s new captain for all formats Rashid Khan is Afghanistan’s new captain for all formats

Rashid will take over from both having already been named Twenty20 captain. The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB), thus, has put an end to the split captaincy before it even came to effect. That move was not totally accepted by Afghanistan players as...

The agreement for De Ligt, closer than ever The agreement for De Ligt, closer than ever

De Ligt is set to sign a five-year contract with Juventus and will receive a salary of around 14 million euros gross per year, reports Holland's Algemeen Dagblad newspaper, which also confirmed the agreement between the two clubs. De Ligt has ag...

Amir Khan secures fourth round knockout victory over Billy Dib Amir Khan secures fourth round knockout victory over Billy Dib

Photo shows British-Pakistani boxer Amir Khan after he defeat Australian Blly Dib in Jeddah on June 12, 2019 to claim the WBC International Welterweight title. "I want to thank Billy and his team for taking this fight on such short notice", Khan sa...

Angels take the field wearing Tyler Skaggs' No. 45 during emotional tribute Angels take the field wearing Tyler Skaggs' No. 45 during emotional tribute

Soon, it was all of the Angels who peeled off their jerseys - the ones with Tyler Skaggs' name and No. 45 on the back - and put it in the place where he felt most at home, on the mound at Angel Stadium. "Tonight is about him", injured Angels infiel...

Liverpool fans troll Man United training session with plane message Liverpool fans troll Man United training session with plane message

Manchester United are now in Australia for their pre-season tour ahead of the new Premier League campaign, and their recent training session in Perth was interrupted by some mischievous Liverpool fans. "We know past year was disappointing, but we kn...

Tobias Harris indicates Ben Simmons is finally improving three-point shooting Tobias Harris indicates Ben Simmons is finally improving three-point shooting

The reported three-year deal worth $103.1 million, rather than a four-year contract for $142 million, and times with George's 2018 deal for four years at $136.9 million to give each player an opt out clause ahead of the 2021-22 season, according to u...

Rockets sign former first overall pick Bennett Rockets sign former first overall pick Bennett

Bennett, who was drafted first overall by the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2013, hasn't appeared in National Basketball Association regular season game since the 2016-17 season when he played with the Brooklyn Nets. The 26-year-old power forward has mostly...

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