Saturday August 24-th, 2019

Holloway overwhelms Edgar, Cyborg wins at UFC 240 | AP sports Holloway overwhelms Edgar, Cyborg wins at UFC 240 | AP sports

Hawaii's Holloway, 27, eased his way into the fight before upping his intensity as the fight progressed to secure scores of 50-45 50-45 48-47 on the judges' scorecards to extend his winning streak at featherweight to 14 with a unanimous decision vict...

Indian Davis Cup team to tour Pakistan Indian Davis Cup team to tour Pakistan

This is for the first time in 55 years, an Indian team will be travelling to Pakistan to participate in the Davis Cup tie. "It's the World Cup of tennis and not a bilateral series, so there is no embargo on any front."The tie will be held at the gras...

‘Angry Young Man’ Gautam Gambhir Reacts On MS Dhoni’s Army Stint ‘Angry Young Man’ Gautam Gambhir Reacts On MS Dhoni’s Army Stint

It was told that the Jharkhand cricketer will be joining the Army battalion on July 24th. Former Indian skipper MS Dhoni made himself unavailable for the upcoming tour of West Indies as he volunteered to serve the army in Kashmir and will also unde...

Twins acquire reliever Sergio Romo from Marlins Twins acquire reliever Sergio Romo from Marlins

The righty had an 0.61 ERA in his last 15 appearances for the Marlins . The main reason they acquired Romo is his postseason experience. The Twins, who at 63-41 hold a one-game lead over the Indians, have cobbled together a middle-of-the-pack bull...

Sri Lanka vs New Zealand: Black Caps pick spin-heavy Sri Lanka vs New Zealand: Black Caps pick spin-heavy

Nine members of the New Zealand World Cup squad have been retained but no place has been found for leg-spinner Ish Sodhi, who played in New Zealand's Test series win over Pakistan, or seamer Matt Henry, who finished in its more recent series win ...

Ex-Man United defender Evra announces retirement Ex-Man United defender Evra announces retirement

Evra has revealed that he has already started preparations to become a coach and says he has the backing of legendary United manager Sir Alex Ferguson. The former France worldwide made 379 appearances for United, having arrived from Monaco in 2006,...

Levy to give Poch more backing after signing £40m Spurs deal Levy to give Poch more backing after signing £40m Spurs deal

You went in to tackle when you're supposed to tackle, so I have no qualms about some of the tackles". You worry - but we also gave, we did not just receive. Earlier in July, Tottenham paid a record £53.8m for France midfielder Tanguy Ndombele , hav...

Dead body found in Elneny’s house Dead body found in Elneny’s house

The newspaper reports that Elneny's dad immediately notified the authorities after he discovered the 'lifeless body inside his son's home'. The website 24.ae claim the body was found "in the patio" at the home. There are reports that Mohamed E...

No Zeke for Cowboys' first camp practice No Zeke for Cowboys' first camp practice

Coach Jason Garrett said Elliott's absence didn't change his message in his first speech to the team after physicals and conditioning tests Friday. For the second time in three seasons, the Cowboys finished on top of the NFC East previous year, alt...

'Quality and no experience' - Matic doubts Manchester United's title credentials 'Quality and no experience' - Matic doubts Manchester United's title credentials

Club legend Bryan Robson has backed 30-year-old Matic to succeed in the role, and the Serbia global says he'll take great pride in serving as United captain. Manchester United's values weren't always to buy the most expensive players but to do it the...

Mets acquire RHP Stroman from Jays Mets acquire RHP Stroman from Jays

He was named to the American League All-Star squad for the first time in his career this season. A night after Eric Sogard was linked to the Chicago Cubs and San Francisco Giants and weeks of Marcus Stroman speculation, another NL outfit ha...

Reaction: Phillies Dominated by the Braves in 15-7 Loss! Reaction: Phillies Dominated by the Braves in 15-7 Loss!

The Braves scored four runs in the second inning on a pair of two-run homers. Sean Rodriguez had a nice game with three hits, a homer, three runs and two RBI. Philadelphia had their three-game win streak snapped as they were drubbed in the opening ga...

Sabres' Rodrigues lands $2 million deal in arbitration

Rodrigues set career highs with 74 games played, nine goals and 29 points last season - his first full National Hockey League season - while averaging the fourth-most time ice time among Sabres forwards. His paltry 5.4 shooting percentage ranked last...

Creamer leads the way at Evian Championship Creamer leads the way at Evian Championship

Now, the 10-time victor on the LPGA tour said she feels "like mentally I'm in a very, very strong place". "There's so much emotion that is going to go into this", defending champion Angela Stanford said Wednesday, pointing to a challenge for player...

Lanning smashes record in T20 annihilation Lanning smashes record in T20 annihilation

The last two T20Is will be played on July 28 and July 31. Continuing her aggressive batting, Lanning remained not out on 133 runs off only 63 balls. Lanning overcame being struck on the helmet in the jaw area by a ball fired in from the field by Na...

Lin: 'The NBA's kind of given up on me' Lin: 'The NBA's kind of given up on me'

Lin appeared in 23 regular-season games with the Raptors , posting averages of 7.0 points, 2.6 rebounds and 2.2 assists and saw action in just eight of a possible 24 postseason games as the Raptors would go on to win their first National Basketball ...

Man City boss Guardiola on Rodri: We've an incredible holding midfielder Man City boss Guardiola on Rodri: We've an incredible holding midfielder

Marinos. "What happened a year ago happens to everybody". 'But by the end of the year I still played 32 games while a lot of players only do that every year. De Bruyne welcomed the end of a tour that incorporated stops in China and Japan . H...

Harry Wilson promised more play time at Liverpool - reports - YClwb Pêl-Droed Harry Wilson promised more play time at Liverpool - reports - YClwb Pêl-Droed

Newcastle and Villa haven't made an official approach to Liverpool but have been in contact in regards to the player's future. As such, the last couple of seasons have seen Wilson farmed out on a pair of respective loan spells. The outfits in quest...

Fifa Club World Cup to kick off in Qatar on Dec 11 Fifa Club World Cup to kick off in Qatar on Dec 11

This year's FIFA Club World Cup will kick off on 11 December, with the champions being crowned on 21 December. The Club World Cup will keep the same seven team format as past year. Liverpool and the victor of the Copa Libertadores which should b...

78th-ranked Rublev beat top-seeded Thiem in European Open 78th-ranked Rublev beat top-seeded Thiem in European Open

But when he broke early in the second and third sets, unforced errors trickled into his game, allowing Zverev to buckle down defensively and put more pressure on the Georgian. The fourth-seeded Georgian won 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (5) and will face Andrey Rubl...

Aston Villa sign Douglas Luiz from Manchester City Aston Villa sign Douglas Luiz from Manchester City

He spent the past two seasons on loan at Girona , making 46 appearances for the Spanish side. The destroyer will complete a move to Villa Park subject to a work permit being granted and ramps Dean Smith's summer spending up another notch.

Bakayoko and Drinkwater told they can leave Chelsea Bakayoko and Drinkwater told they can leave Chelsea

According to a UK Metro report, Lampard has resolved to have both Bakayoko and Drinkwater offloaded despite the club's transfer ban. The London outfit appointed the former Derby County boss earlier this summer after Maurizio Sarri's exit and are no...

Bernal set for Tour title Bernal set for Tour title

Egan Bernal was poised to become the first Colombian to win the Tour de France when he retained the overall lead after Saturday's 20th stage, a 59-km ride from Albertville. Bernal also won the white jersey of best young rider. Asked what words he ...

Real Madrid's Vallejo set for season-long Wolves loan Real Madrid's Vallejo set for season-long Wolves loan

The Crusaders goalkeeper fumbled the ball inside the six-yard box and Vinagre was in the flawless position to tap it home from almost the goal line and double Wolves' advantage as they go away from home for the second leg next week. "Sometimes ...

After 55 Years, Indian Team To Tour Pakistan To Play Davis Cup After 55 Years, Indian Team To Tour Pakistan To Play Davis Cup

A team of the International Tennis Federation (ITF) had visited Pakistan earlier this week. Experts have termed this as a significant step for restoration of sporting relations between India and Pakistan. "The ITF had sent representatives to Islamab...

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