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Djokovic douses Verdasco fire, unhappy with courts

After arriving in Paris with his lowest seeding since 2006 and his expectations not much higher, the former world number one appears to be rediscovering his moj...


Mikel Blasts England Boss For Parking Bus

Spare a thought for number 24 in the England squad. Roy Hodgson led England into Ground D, however, defeats to Italy and Uruguay condemned the team to a r...


French Open 2018: Defending champion Nadal eases into last 16

Rafael Nadal stormed into the French Open third round on Thursday as he continued his bid for an 11th title by sweeping aside Argentinian Guido Pella 6-2, ...


Curry Sets Finals 3-Point Record, Warriors Win Game 2 122-103

The 33-year-old is also just one 20-point, 10-assist performance behind Hall of Famer Magic Johnson for the all-time mark since 1984. With the score tied at 1...


Umtiti commits to Barcelona to 2023

The size of the new buyout in Umtiti's revised contract was not revealed on Sunday. Umtiti has racked up 83 appearances for Barca in all competitions to date,...


Woods rallies to salvage par in return to Memorial

Tiger was fighting with back soreness causing him to make some adjustments to his swing. "The last few times I had a chance I was up there on the board and I ...


Aussie Smith surges to lead in weather-hit US Women's Open

England's Jodi Ewart Shadoff mixed three bogeys with two birdies to shoot a round of 73 and tie for 14th, while compatriot Charley Hull is a shot further back o...


NBA Finals 2018: Warriors vs

This was something which James emphasised when talking to the media about the incident, as he said: "We've got to move on". "They guys' confidence is not sh...


England complete rout of Pakistan inside three days

After completely and utterly dominating day 1 of the second test at Headingley England continued to pile more pressure on Pakistan . By sharing the spoils in...


Liverpool to announce second summer signing, £50m plus deal on the cards

But Bernes is adamant that he has not left France this weekend and while he admits Liverpool are interested in the 24-year-old, he suggests a switch to Anfiel...


Dominic Bess picks up maiden Test wickets as England thrash Pakistan

He was a fantastic captain to me, he gave me a great opportunity and I like sharing a glass of wine with him, he's great company. "You have to be careful when...


French Open 2018: Maria Sharapova anticipates return to the limelight in Paris

Williams hit just three winners in the opener, while 22-year-old Barty could afford to bide her time: just two winners and four unforced errors. Williams ...


Germany Lose To Austria On Manuel Neuer's Comeback

Austria turned the match around with goals from defender Martin Hinteregger in the 53rd and midfielder Alessandro Schoepf 16 minutes later. Germany's Wor...


England show their strengths and weaknesses against Nigeria

England beat Nigeria 2-1 in a friendly. Sterling clearly has the support of the majority of the football-watching public and he will be hoping to repay tha...


Liverpool complete Fabinho signing as Monaco midfielder joins in £45m transfer

He can play "6", "8" and "2". "I really do. Nobody goes into a game wanting to make mistakes", he told talkSPORT. Hopefully, on a personal level, I'm able to wi...


Belgium's Vincent Kompany suffers injury scare against Portugal

Belgium coach Roberto Martinez told a news conference that it would probably take 48 hours to determine the severity of the injury. "He's not a young player...


Deschamps and Griezmann defend Pogba after he is jeered by France fans

N'Golo Kante fired against the post from distance as Sirigu produced a fine fingertip save, but Antoine Griezmann added a second from the penalty spot followi...


DE first state to OK sports gambling

John Carney . DE officials signaled earlier this month that they saw no legal hurdles preventing them from starting full sports betting . On May 14, the S...


Simona Halep admits to French Open nerves after early escape

The former world No.1 faces 13th-seed Roberto Bautista Agut next. American three-time victor Williams faces Australia's Ashleigh Barty in the second round lat...


England plays friendly against Nigeria before jetting off to the World Cup

At half-time Nigeria were 2-0 down and playing poorly. England's muddled thinking at Euro 2016 was epitomised by striker Kane taking free-kicks and corner...


OSU beats Alabama for NCAA golf title | OU / OSU

Duke made it to the semifinals of the NCAA men's golf championships before it was bounced in a rout Tuesday. Zach Bauchou had his best round of the tournament...


Actor Arbaaz Khan confesses to IPL betting

Speaking to reporters after recording his statement with the Thane Anti-Extortion Cell (AEC), the actor said "My statement has been recorded". According t...


Pakistan vs England, 2nd Test, Day-2

Bess, selected primarily as an off-spinner but yet to take a Test wicket, made light of the overcast, bowler-friendly conditions to cover-drive left-arm quick M...


Tiger Woods holes out for incredible eagle at Memorial Tournament

An eagle from 95 yards at the par-five 11th then moved the fist-pumping Woods to five-under. In the final round of the 2017 event, Jason Dufner pulled off a com...


Rafael Nadal Cruises Again at French Open

The 12-time Grand Slam champion was given his toughest test this year but won 6-4 6-7 (6-8) 7-6 (7-4) 6-2 after three hours and 48 minutes. "It was a great te...


The Super Eagles Home Shirt Sold Out In London At N31,000 Each

Much to the delight of football fans and those who know a spicy football shirt when they see one, the shirt, along with the rest of the attractive collection, h...


Pray For This Ball Boy Who Got Destroyed At The French Open

Still, Keys served for the victory at 5-4, and held a match point at 40-30, when she pushed a backhand long and wound up getting broken. When you're down a matc...


It makes sense to him - Danilo defends Man City team-mate Sterling

Raheem Sterling has defended his new gun tattoo after it sparked outrage from the public. " We all support Sterling and acknowledge the honest and heartfelt ...


Nadal happy to ‘suffer’ for 11th title

The two players who pushed Nadal hardest in the clay-court swing have been drawn in the same quarter - and it would be an eagerly anticipated match-up between...


Rhodes to nowhere: Leeds United boss Heckingbottom axed on holiday

Bielsa was once considered among the best managers in Europe and although his reputation as taken a bit of a knock in recent years, Leeds are convinced that he ...