• Roger Federer defeats Nick Kyrgios to reach US Open fourth round
Roger Federer defeats Nick Kyrgios to reach US Open fourth round

Roger Federer lit up Arthur Ashe Stadium with an around-the-net-post victor against Nick Kyrgios on Saturday, sending the crowd into a frenzy and leaving his opponent stranded with a look of sheer disbelief. That came, anyone who saw it surely would agree, much later. He's an unbelievable frontrunner. Journo: You actually said something, lik...

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  • UCLA names Wilson Speight the starting quarterback
UCLA names Wilson Speight the starting quarterback

I watched a lot of Speight's games with MI and I did not like what I saw. Modster was the backup to first-round pick Josh Rosen in 2017 and showed flashes when starting the Cactus Bowl while Rosen was sidelined. The 6-foot-6 dropback passer led MI throughout an outstanding 2016 season that ended in the Orange Bowl, and he began last season as the W...

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  • Manchester City's Pep Guardiola: No problem with Leroy Sane despite omission
Manchester City's Pep Guardiola: No problem with Leroy Sane despite omission

Newcastle proved durable opponents, and equalised after half-an-hour, with DeAndre Yedlin making amends for his own goal that handed Chelsea victory last weekend. Newcastle hung in there, however, and equalised on the half-hour mark with a well-worked goal . Despite being sympathetic to United's plight, Kompany admits that he is keen to ...

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  • Djokovic survives 'mini-me' lapse to reach US Open 3rd round
Djokovic survives 'mini-me' lapse to reach US Open 3rd round

With the temperature topping 95 degrees (33 Celsius) and the humidity approaching 50 percent - and that combination making it feel more like 105 (40 C) - almost everything became a struggle for every player across the grounds on Day 2 of the U.S.

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  • National Football League loses attempt to dismiss Colin Kaepernick’s collusion case
National Football League loses attempt to dismiss Colin Kaepernick’s collusion case

Kaepernick, a former quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers , became the first NFL player to kneel during the national anthem to protest racial injustice in 2016. But it also says that a player's employment status alone, in comparison to players who have been signed, is not enough to prove collusion. "That is the league's problem".

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  • Pro Bowler Elvis Dumervil Retires After 12 Years & 105.5 Sacks
Pro Bowler Elvis Dumervil Retires After 12 Years & 105.5 Sacks

The veteran pass rusher announced via Twitter on Thursday that he's retiring from the game at age 34. "After spending a great deal of time talking to my family and prayerfully considering what's next in my career, I have a made the hard decision to step away from the National Football League at this time", Dumervil wrote on Twitter.

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  • Kurt Busch wins Bristol for 6th victory
Kurt Busch wins Bristol for 6th victory

This fan was heckling Busch , prompting Busch to leave his golf cart by the track's exit tunnel to confront him. Kyle Busch was involved in an altercation with a fan following Saturday's Monster Energy Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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  • Pep Guardiola 'happy' with Leroy Sane attitude despite dropping him
Pep Guardiola 'happy' with Leroy Sane attitude despite dropping him

He was surprisingly cut from Germany's World Cup squad and found himself restricted to substitute cameos in City's opening three Premier League games - with his brief outing in the 1-1 draw at Wolves last weekend particularly error-strewn.

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  • Michael Owen backs Manchester United to bounce back against Burnley
Michael Owen backs Manchester United to bounce back against Burnley

You spent time reading Hegel. "Okay, so, just as an example: Hegel says, the truth is in the whole". "Do you ask that question to the manager that finished third in the PL or fourth?..." Mourinho then turned his attention to Spurs and Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp .

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  • New York Yankees: Yankees acquire Andrew McCutchen
New York Yankees: Yankees acquire Andrew McCutchen

McCutchen is not yet with the Yankees - he traveled from San Francisco to NY on Friday and is expected to be in Saturday's lineup - but he did get a head start on conforming to team rules. The 31-year-old McCutchen hasn't had a great season in the Bay Area, as he is hitting just.255 with 15 home runs and 55 RBIs in 130 games. Trades must be don...

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  • British hopes over as Andy Murray and Cameron Norrie depart
British hopes over as Andy Murray and Cameron Norrie depart

A tired Murray battled right to the end of his three-hour-and-23-minute encounter with Fernando Verdasco , the world No 32 from Spain, but eventually succumbed to a 7-5, 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 defeat on Arthur Ashe Stadium. "If I hadn't said anything, they would have been chatting about the match, giving tactics and stuff". The Argentine went on to bea...

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  • US Open buzz never gets old - Federer
US Open buzz never gets old - Federer

During a changeover, Paire took the unconventional way of changing his t-shirt by ripping it apart. Roger Federer made a flying start to the US Open under the Arthur Ashe lights on Tuesday evening, hitting 56 winners as he put Yoshihito Nishioka to the sword.

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  • Wanderers given Norwich test in Carabao Cup third round
Wanderers given Norwich test in Carabao Cup third round

Jose Mourinho insists it will not be unusual taking on Frank Lampard in the Carabao Cup when Manchester United welcome Derby to Old Trafford. Rovers will be hoping for a standout tie, having progressed with a comfortable 4-1 victory over League Two side Lincoln City at Ewood Park on Tuesday night.

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  • Arsenal receive huge boost ahead of Cardiff City clash
Arsenal receive huge boost ahead of Cardiff City clash

Emery's side looked convincing against the Hammers, with Alexandre Lacazette impressing during a second-half cameo appearance. "It's amusing, because I spoke to the Rosenborg captain [Mike Jensen] on the pitch in Trondheim after we played them and he said "Congratulations, maybe see you next year again", said Celtic manager Rodgers.

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  • Green Bay Packers and Aaron Rodgers agree to four-year extension
Green Bay Packers and Aaron Rodgers agree to four-year extension

The bulk of that is a $57.5 million signing bonus. The extension means Rodgers will make between $176 and $180 million over the lifetime of his deal . The native of Chico, Calif., would turn 40 late in the final season of his next extension, in December 2023. Rodgers' deal will set a new standard in the NFL.

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  • Browns expected to pursue trade for Raiders' Mack
Browns expected to pursue trade for Raiders' Mack

The Raiders are listening to offers for Mack and there's a "very real" chance they decide to move him, the report says. The biggest question marks were what the Raiders would want in return - reportedly two first-round draft picks - and how much money Mack might require in a long-term deal.

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  • US Open to AP: Umpire at Kyrgios match will keep working
US Open to AP: Umpire at Kyrgios match will keep working

For some reason, the chair umpire, Mohamed Lahyani , chose to give him a pep talk, even though coaching of any sort is forbidden in between games. Kyrgios played down the incident, claiming Lahyani had merely said "he liked me" and that "he was just concerned with the way I was playing".

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  • Rodgers sensed all along he'd get deal done with Packers
Rodgers sensed all along he'd get deal done with Packers

Not only does Favre believe that his successor is worth every penny he's set to earn with the new deal, but the Hall of Famer also thinks Rodgers is among the five best players to ever play the game. The Packers announced the deal, but didn't disclose the terms. "We expect that and look forward to years to come of that kind of play". Gutekunst to...

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  • Rams, Aaron Donald Finalize 6-Year Extension Reportedly Worth $135 Million
Rams, Aaron Donald Finalize 6-Year Extension Reportedly Worth $135 Million

He's played in 62 out of a possible 64 games, recording 39.0 sacks, 204 tackles, and several more hits, pressures, and hurries. The 27-year-old is expected to play in the Rams' season opener against the Raiders on September 10, according to Schefter.

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  • Blue Jays trade Josh Donaldson to Cleveland
Blue Jays trade Josh Donaldson to Cleveland

Third baseman Josh Donaldson has cleared waivers, according to reports, clearing the way for the Blue Jays to trade him to any team before midnight tonight. Now that Donaldson is gone, it leaves only a handful of holdovers from those Blue Jays rosters. Donaldson has registered a.234/.333/.423 slash line in just 36 games this season.

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