Saturday August 24-th, 2019

AFCON Winner, Belmadi only African in FIFA Best Coach Nominations AFCON Winner, Belmadi only African in FIFA Best Coach Nominations

The charismatic German boss is one of 10 nominees with three from the Premier League as Klopp is joined by Pep Guardiola and Mauricio Pochettino. Joining the trio on the list are Didier Deschamps, Tite, Fernando Santos, Djamel Belmadi, Marcelo Gall...

Cardinals send Gyorko to Dodgers at trade deadline Cardinals send Gyorko to Dodgers at trade deadline

Gyorko's addition further bolsters depth in the wake of losing Kiké Hernandez and Chris Taylor to the 10-day IL. Battling injuries for much of the year and now on the 60-day injured list with lower back and leg issues, he's played in 38 games and i...

Tampa Bay Rays vs. Boston Red Sox Prediction, Preview, and Odds Tampa Bay Rays vs. Boston Red Sox Prediction, Preview, and Odds

But it didn't feel like the one-step-forward, one-step-back approach that has plagued them for much of this season any time they seemed to be gaining momentum. Also of note, Edwin Encarnacion put together another multi-hit game. Total, New York exper...

Bumgarner, Yastrzemski lead Giants to series win over Padres Bumgarner, Yastrzemski lead Giants to series win over Padres

In the bottom of the eighth inning, Giants second baseman Donovan Solano snared a 111-mile per hour lineout off the bat of Fernando Tatis, Jr .to take away a hit from the Padres rookie. And former Padre Alex Dickerson had the game-tying RB...

Goldschmidt streak ends as Astros beat Cardinals Goldschmidt streak ends as Astros beat Cardinals

Goldschmidt tied a Cardinals record with Matt Carpenter and Mark McGwire for consecutive games with a home run. He singled in five at-bats. "My command was just not really there today, but we did a good job of missing in good spots and mixing pit...

Dybala wants Sarri talks before deciding on Manchester United offer Dybala wants Sarri talks before deciding on Manchester United offer

Former United and Juve defender Patrice Evra is said to have phoned Dybala to discuss the move as he considers his future at Old Trafford. The Argentina international's representative Jorge Antun was in London yesterday for talks with the Red D...

England name playing XI for first Ashes Test, Jofra Archer misses out England name playing XI for first Ashes Test, Jofra Archer misses out

Then-captain Steve Smith and David Warner, his deputy, were stripped of their positions by Cricket Australia after the incident and both were banned from global cricket for 12 months. Paine said they were taking their cue from Winston Churchill alt...

Patriots great Nick Buoniconti dies at 78 Patriots great Nick Buoniconti dies at 78

After his son Marc was paralyzed at age 19 while playing football, Buoniconti was a driving force behind the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis , raising hundreds of millions of dollars for research. Along with eight Pro Bowl invitations, Buoniconti ...

Saints waive receiver Meredith, add lineman Omameh Saints waive receiver Meredith, add lineman Omameh

He played in six games with the Saints last season but was not a participant in organized team activities or minicamp. An injury-riddled 2018 overshadowed the productive season Meredith had with the Bears in 2016, when he amassed 888 receiving yard...

Leeds tipped to complete £10m winger deal before transfer deadline Leeds tipped to complete £10m winger deal before transfer deadline

He came back a completely a different player. "It helped a lot". "It was a very important year". Kent will reportedly set teams back £8 million to sign this summer, which would make a permanent switch to Rangers very hard. According to former Le...

The latest on the Kieran Tierney to Arsenal deal The latest on the Kieran Tierney to Arsenal deal

Arsenal have been backed to sign Tottenham defender Danny Rose if they fail in their attempts to reach an agreement with Celtic for Kieran Tierney . Tierney has told the Scottish champions of his desire to to play in the Premier League and wou...

LeBron James Can't Handle an Insane Bronny Championship Dunk LeBron James Can't Handle an Insane Bronny Championship Dunk

Follow the Heavy Los Angeles Lakers page for the latest breaking news, rumors and content! James' celebration after the alley-oop was deemed "bizarre childlike behavior" by a Barstool Sports personality. Expected to graduate in the class of 2023,...

AD: Retiring without National Basketball Association title would be 'one of my biggest failures' AD: Retiring without National Basketball Association title would be 'one of my biggest failures'

He hasn't really come close , either. Davis, who missed the playoffs in five of his seven seasons with the New Orleans Pelicans , doesn't believe he has experienced failure, suggesting he'd only feel defeat if he's unable to capture the Larry O'B...

Chiefs WR Hill leaves practice, diagnosed with bruise Chiefs WR Hill leaves practice, diagnosed with bruise

After being examined, Hill was driven off the field, seated in the passenger seat of a cart. However, this injury seems minors, so fantasy owners don't have anything to worry about right now. Hill went down on the same day his agent Drew Rosenhaus is...

Everton's Idrissa Gueye set for Paris Saint-Germain medical Everton's Idrissa Gueye set for Paris Saint-Germain medical

He has made 99 Premier League appearances, scoring three goals. The Senegalese global is expected to have a medical in the next couple of days with personal terms not expected to be a problem. Silva is now being linked with Crystal Palace forward ...

Transfer Rumour: Sir Alex Ferguson advises Manchester United to sign John McGinn Transfer Rumour: Sir Alex Ferguson advises Manchester United to sign John McGinn

If the report by The Sun is to be believed, Manchester United are being pushed by one of their former managers to poach newly-promoted Aston Villa . Aston Villa has played against Wigan Athletic and finished that match with the score 3: 0. Fergu...

FIFA The Best: Sadio Mane, Mohamed Salah nominated for Best Men's FIFA The Best: Sadio Mane, Mohamed Salah nominated for Best Men's

Messi guided Barcelona to the La Liga title in his first season as captain at Camp Nou, but also fell short in the Champions League, as the Catalan side fell to a 4-3 aggregate defeat to Liverpool in the semifinals. You can find all 10 nomine...

Ellyse Perry first player to reach 1000 runs, 100 wickets in T20Is Ellyse Perry first player to reach 1000 runs, 100 wickets in T20Is

They were down to 23 for 2 in the fourth over with Ellyse Perry providing the first breakthrough. Jonassen went on to finish with exceptional figures of 2 for 19 in four overs as the middle-order crumbled and collapsed with England managing to post o...

New Orleans Saints Make Michael Thomas the NFL's Highest-Paid Wide Receiver New Orleans Saints Make Michael Thomas the NFL's Highest-Paid Wide Receiver

Thomas is now the highest-paid wide receiver in the National Football League and the first non-quarterback to secure a nine-digit contract. Thomas is now tied to the Saints for the next six years, through the 2024 season. Thomas is expected to be a...

Morikawa clinches maiden PGA Tour win at Barracuda Championship Morikawa clinches maiden PGA Tour win at Barracuda Championship

Troy Merritt capped his round with a 53-foot eagle putt to grab a two point lead at the weather-hit Barracuda Championship on Saturday. "It felt good to make that putt, but obviously I had one more hole to play", Morikawa said. The 22-year-old m...

Like a horror movie with black comedy - Kvyat on Hockenheim ‘rollercoaster’ Like a horror movie with black comedy - Kvyat on Hockenheim ‘rollercoaster’

It is the couple's first child and was celebrated in style by Kvyat by taking a surprise podium at Hockenheim. He would be overtaken by Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel in the end, but held on to score his third podium in grand prix racing - and Tor...

Rory McIlroy Shoots 62, leads Brooks Koepka by One Shot in Memphis Rory McIlroy Shoots 62, leads Brooks Koepka by One Shot in Memphis

McIlroy finished a stroke off the 61 he shot in the final round of his Canadian Open victory in June. When you toss in his PGA Championship from the spring and CJ Cup from last fall, he's also likely locked up his second straight PGA Tour Play...

Cubs at loss after pen squanders road leads again Cubs at loss after pen squanders road leads again

Cubs: LHP Cole Hamels, on the 10-day injured list with a left oblique strain, gave up three runs and three hits, including two first-inning homers, over three innings in a 59-pitch rehab outing for Triple-A Iowa. Cubs starter Kyle Hendricks allowed...

Yasiel Puig involved in wild brawl minutes after being traded Yasiel Puig involved in wild brawl minutes after being traded

On Tuesday, the Indians traded the right hander to the Cincinnati Reds . Puig was ejected from the game. Earlier Tuesday, Bauer was informed that he would be fined by Major League Baseball but not suspended for firing a baseball from the mound ove...

Amir Garrett, Yasiel Puig ejected after huge Reds-Pirates fight Amir Garrett, Yasiel Puig ejected after huge Reds-Pirates fight

His summary of the inning when asked about it after the game: "That's insane". Earlier the Reds were upset about a Keone Kela pitch went high and in, almost hitting Derek Dietrich . But we've talked about it enough, but it's a shame that this is...

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