• Firmino: Sergio Ramos comments
Firmino: Sergio Ramos comments "an idiotic thing of him to say"

While he has many Chinese critics, plenty in the country are standing up for Ramos, who will captain Spain at this month's World Cup in Russian Federation. Salgado is adamant that picking on Sergio Ramos for his antics in the showpiece is an "excuse" for Liverpool's defeat. A clearly agitated Ramos made a decision to put the issue to be...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo's desire to leave Real Madrid is
Cristiano Ronaldo's desire to leave Real Madrid is "irreversible", say reports

Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford admits to favouring Barcelona talisman Lionel Messi over Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo , with the Argentine considered to be "the greatest ever". I guess someday Neymar will play in Real Madrid . In addition, Marcelo also defended teammate Sergio Ramos, who has been criticised for his...

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  • Boks edge England in Ellis Park thriller
Boks edge England in Ellis Park thriller

And it was that man Nkosi who sparked the first try with a powerful burst down the right, before energetic scrumhalf Faf de Klerk forced the ball down in the 20th minute. Targeting a first win in South Africa since 2000, Eddie Jones' side stormed into an early 24-3 lead over South Africa . Willie le Roux then ensure the Boks went into the ha...

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  • Murray 'getting closer' to making competitive return
Murray 'getting closer' to making competitive return

Meanwhile, Novak Djokovic put doubts on his grass-court summer plans following his loss to Marco Cecchinato. Murray could still make his comeback at the Queen's Club. Speaking about his recovery, he said: "It's been very slow". Meanwhile, Serbian star Novak Djokovic is also doubtful about making an appearance at this year's Wimbledon champion...

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  • Gov. Murphy to sign 6 gun control bills passed by Legislature
Gov. Murphy to sign 6 gun control bills passed by Legislature

As with all things in life, there are exceptions to the rule: Specifically, the prohibition "does not include worldwide sports events in which persons under age 18 make up a minority of the participants". Assemblyman John Armato, D-Atlantic, said he is looking forward to the benefits for Atlantic City and the opportunity the law gives to the Mays L...

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  • Halep lifts first Grand Slam trophy at Roland Garros
Halep lifts first Grand Slam trophy at Roland Garros

The American, the 13th player seeded No.10 or lower to reach the Roland Garros final in the Open Era maintained the edge while negativity started to surround the world No.1, as too often has happened to her. However, she must have had a sense of deja vu as her compatriot and good friend Stephens made light work of her on Court Philippe Chatrier...

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  • Guti to become Real Madrid coach - Galvez
Guti to become Real Madrid coach - Galvez

The LaLiga giants are seeking a replacement for Zinedine Zidane , who announced his shock resignation less than a week after leading Madrid to an unprecedented third consecutive Champions League title. "He was the coach I wanted, it's a pity that ( Zinedine) Zidane would not have taken two more days to make the decision". Conte also feels a "...

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  • LeBron says Cavs don't have playmakers, wants Wade back
LeBron says Cavs don't have playmakers, wants Wade back

Lil Wayne apparently wants to see LeBron James sign with the Thunder. Now, for the Lakers specifically, this kind of makes me feel like it'll be a boon or bust offseason. I'm not against anyone that thinks the Earth is round. What happens with Irving is going to be a major factor in all of them. Brian Windhorst, the man who knows everything th...

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  • Abramovich has no interest in selling Chelsea
Abramovich has no interest in selling Chelsea

This is despite his recent visa issues with England's Home Office as well as discontinuing the new stadium project. Chelsea declined to comment on the reports. Abramovich bought Chelsea in 2003, with five Premier League titles, five FA Cups, three EFL Cups, the Champions League and the Europa League being won since then.

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  • IBF Strips Gennady Golovkin Of Middleweight Title
IBF Strips Gennady Golovkin Of Middleweight Title

Ultimately, the IBF chose to remove the belt from Golovkin's possession. The Kazakhstan native had a hearing last month over not agreeing to the fight - and he would have had until August 3 to prepare for the bout. Negotiations between Loeffler and Alvarez's handlers at Golden Boy Promotions stalled two days later because Golovkin requested more ...

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  • Yoel Romero Misses Weight (Again), But UFC 225 Main Event Still On
Yoel Romero Misses Weight (Again), But UFC 225 Main Event Still On

Bisping continued, saying he believes the Illinois Athletic Commission should have given Romero more time to get down to 185, adding "Forgive me for being crude, but you can go to the bathroom and get rid of that (0.2 pounds) pretty quick".

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  • LeBron reveals he played three games with broken hand
LeBron reveals he played three games with broken hand

His eighth straight appearance didn't go well either, and now there's uncertainty where the superstar will play next. Among the notable pieces shipped out were Isaiah Thomas, who had never found a groove since arriving, while injured, from Boston, and Dwayne Wade, who was scoring just 11 points a game, half his career average, in Cleveland .

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  • LeBron James played NBA Finals with self-inflicted broken hand
LeBron James played NBA Finals with self-inflicted broken hand

The 84-year-old Brown was checked out by doctors in the arena and will not work the game between the Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors as an analyst. "Can't get enough of this feeling so we're going to celebrate it together", Curry said. They cruised to 67 wins, then looked utterly dominant in posting a 16-1 record in the postseason - including...

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  • Stephens stands in Halep's path
Stephens stands in Halep's path

Halep went all out in the first set but her bold strategy backfired badly as she hit 30 unforced errors. American Sloane Stephens , the 10th seed, now stands between Halep and a first grand slam title. maybe like six years or something", Sharapova said. 41 - Madison Keys's tally of unforced errors in her one-sided loss to Stephens . Wimbl...

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  • Donald Trump Disinvites Both 2018 NBA Finals Teams
Donald Trump Disinvites Both 2018 NBA Finals Teams

Trump, fresh off canceling the National Football League champion Philadelphia Eagles' White House appearance when it became clear he wasn't going to draw much of a crowd, says this year's NBA Finals victor won't have the chance to turn down his invitation to Washington D.C.

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  • Gareth Southgate faces up to 'difficult' England decisions
Gareth Southgate faces up to 'difficult' England decisions

BBC say 4%, but should it be higher? Dier played that anchoring role against Nigeria and Henderson, wearing the captain's armband, filled it against Costa Rica . Collecting Ruben Loftus-Cheek's pass, Rashford turned into space and unleashed an unstoppable strike from 25 yards out that dipped over Keylor Navas and into the left-hand corner.

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  • Rafael Nadal reaches 11th French Open semifinal
Rafael Nadal reaches 11th French Open semifinal

Thiem has yet to prove that he can stay with Nadal in a best-of-five-set match, losing in the second round of the French Open in 2014, 6-2, 6-2, 6-3, and again in the French Open semi-finals a year ago by the lopsided and deflating score of 6-3, 6-4, 6-0, after plenty of pre-match build-up.

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  • Durant wins second successive NBA Finals MVP
Durant wins second successive NBA Finals MVP

Love 'em or hate 'em, there is no denying them. "You know, I watched that team a lot during the year". "Every season is very different", Warriors coach Steve Kerr said. The Warriors superstar scored 20 points with 12 rebounds and 10 assists as Golden State sealed a series sweep. Four years into the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland C...

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  • New Zealand women set ODI world record with highest-ever 490/4 score
New Zealand women set ODI world record with highest-ever 490/4 score

Skipper Suzie Bates scored 151 from 94 balls and Maddy Green posted 121 off 77 balls as their team also passed the England men's mark of 444 in the 47th over. Bates' 94-ball innings featured a strike rate of 160.63, the second-highest in an innings of 100 or more in women's ODI cricket. The 172-run opening stand by Bates and Watkins was the...

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  • Max Verstappen - 'One more crash question and I might headbutt someone'
Max Verstappen - 'One more crash question and I might headbutt someone'

That left Red Bull with zero points on a day it could have gained ground on championship leader Lewis Hamilton , and earned the drivers a talking-to from their team . "I think if I get a few more I will headbutt someone". Because he has already used the allotment of two, replacing it would have saddled him with a grid penalty.

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