• Liverpool 'complete' signing of Alisson Becker, subject to medical
Liverpool 'complete' signing of Alisson Becker, subject to medical

The Roma No 1 will be Klopp's fourth summer signing, with the shot-stopper following Naby Keita , Fabinho and Xherdan Shaqiri to Anfield. Liverpool are on the verge of confirming the signing of Roma goalkeeper Alisson after agreeing a world record fee for a goalkeeper of €75 million, smashing the previous record held by Gianluigi ...

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  • Rebels' Amanaki Mafi arrested for allegedly assaulting Super Rugby team-mate
Rebels' Amanaki Mafi arrested for allegedly assaulting Super Rugby team-mate

He stood impassively in the dock yesterday wearing jeans and a green jersey while defence counsel Anne Stevens made submissions. Mafi was due in court on Monday and Rugby Australia announced that the Japan worldwide was released on bail on the condition he does not associate with Timani.

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  • Wenger: I stayed at Arsenal too long
Wenger: I stayed at Arsenal too long

Asked if Wenger was at Arsenal too long, Pires replied: "No". The forward, who joined the Gunners from Manchester United for £16m in 2014, is now on vacation because he's one of the Three Loins' squad that went for the just concluded World Cup in Russian Federation.

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  • Dustin Johnson to tee off as betting favourite on British Open odds
Dustin Johnson to tee off as betting favourite on British Open odds

Carnoustie looks considerably different, too. Speaking to media on the eve of the tournament, McIlroy said: "I have had a decent career up to this point and I have a lot of time to add to the major tally". "I've grown up on these courses and I'm comfortable on them", McIlroy said. He seems intent on hitting irons short of trouble, and then trying...

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  • Kerber stuns Williams to win first Wimbledon crown
Kerber stuns Williams to win first Wimbledon crown

And after losing a Wimbledon final for the first time in a decade, Williams struggled to hold back tears during her on-court interview, and said of her graciousness in defeat: "I'm just better at acting now, I guess". "To win the final against her, it's always even [more special] for me". "She's more confident right now", Fissette said. "I thin...

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  • Home run record set at 2018 MLB All-Star game
Home run record set at 2018 MLB All-Star game

Interestingly, the Astros had only previous had two home runs in the All-Star Game in franchise history (Cesar Cedeno and Craig Biggio). This website is not intended for users located within the European Economic Area. The was the sixth straight win for the American League. With two outs, Cincinnati's Scooter Gennett tied the game at 5-5 wi...

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  • India call up Kuldeep Yadav for forthcoming Tests against England
India call up Kuldeep Yadav for forthcoming Tests against England

Bhuvneshwar has not been named in the 18-member squad. Bhuvneshwar Kumar aggravated a pre-existing condition in the third ODI and a call on his selection will be taken shortly while Wriddhiman Saha failed to recover in time from the injury he suffered during IPL 2018 so he isn't there as well.

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  • After Russia, focus shifts on Qatar for World Cup 2022
After Russia, focus shifts on Qatar for World Cup 2022

The Russian government has extended its "visa-free entry" policy to all foreign visitors with "fan ID" cards for the World Cup 2018 to cover the rest of the year. Just like any other football fan, Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan on Monday excitedly tweeted about France winning 2018 FIFA World Cup , however, it did not go down too well with a ...

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  • Brewers reliever Josh Hader apologizes for racist tweets discovered during ASG
Brewers reliever Josh Hader apologizes for racist tweets discovered during ASG

Some of the tweets that surfaced before Hader locked his account were from 2011 and 2012, though at least one was from 2016 about the shooting of unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin. I'm deeply sorry for what I've said. " When anybody does something like that, you're always surprised ", said Cain, USA Today reported. " At the end of the day, ...

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  • Virat Kohli clean bowled by a leg-spinner for the first time
Virat Kohli clean bowled by a leg-spinner for the first time

They responded to their own challenge in emphatic fashion, looking more risky with the ball and sharper in the field than the world's No 2-ranked one-day side, restricting India to 256 for eight, setting themselves up for a run chase they completed at a canter to clinch a 2-1 series victory, coming from behind after losing the opening match.

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  • Brewers All-Star reliever Josh Hader apologizes for past racist, homophobic tweets
Brewers All-Star reliever Josh Hader apologizes for past racist, homophobic tweets

At least one tweet included the N-word, while another said, " I hate gay people ". I'm deeply sorry for what I said, and what has been going on. We're still learning who we are in high school, and you live and you learn. 'I really don't know exactly what's all out there'. When asked to provide context for the messages, he replied that he didn't k...

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  • Thunder now expected to waive, stretch Carmelo Anthony rather than trade him
Thunder now expected to waive, stretch Carmelo Anthony rather than trade him

The Rockets seem to be on board, as coach Mike D'Antoni has reportedly approved of the possible addition. The three teams each feature one of Carmelo's good friends, as Dwyane Wade plays in Miami, LeBron recently joined the Lakers , and Chris Paul is with the Rockets .

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  • Manny Machado trade nears finish line with Dodgers in lead
Manny Machado trade nears finish line with Dodgers in lead

Based on that list, Diaz would be the Orioles second-ranked prospect. The Dodgers have been aggressive in their pursuit of Machado with their own All-Star shortstop, Corey Seager , out for the season recovering from Tommy John surgery.

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  • Twitter Abuzz After MS Dhoni Takes Match Ball From Umpire
Twitter Abuzz After MS Dhoni Takes Match Ball From Umpire

He bowled India captain and star batsman Virat Kohli (71), as well as dismissing Suresh Raina, on his way to figures of three for 49 in a maximum 10 overs. The 2-1 defeat at the hands of England , has shown that India are not the only favourites for the World Cup. The partnership between Kohli and Dhawan is now 54 runs.

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  • Back-to-back homers in 1st carry Pirates past Brewers
Back-to-back homers in 1st carry Pirates past Brewers

Brewers reliever Brandon Woodruff, recalled from Triple-A Colorado Springs, pitched three innings of one-hit relief and hit his first career home run. Suter went five innings for Milwaukee, allowing one run on two hits with three strikeouts and one walk. Bell, whose had a disappointing season after being a spark plug for the Bucs in 2017, needs t...

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  • Trump blames 'double negative' for furor over Putin meeting
Trump blames 'double negative' for furor over Putin meeting

Since then, the US President has backtracked on his comments. But according to one long-time Republican strategist, politicians in the party are still horrified. He declined to say whether he believed the USA intelligence community's conclusion that Russian Federation interfered over Putin's denials. He added that he had "full faith and support...

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  • SCHWAR-BOMB! Schwarber reaches Home Run Derby final on walk-off bomb
SCHWAR-BOMB! Schwarber reaches Home Run Derby final on walk-off bomb

The bat also pays homage to Hoskins' home town, Sacramento, California. Major League Baseball wasn't about to ruin the only star that would have made the Home Run Derby worthwhile, and Harper crushed nine homers in nine swings which is pretty absurd.

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  • The Open my best chance to add to majors haul - Tiger
The Open my best chance to add to majors haul - Tiger

The Open will be Woods' 12th tournament of the year in his comeback from a spinal fusion 15 months ago, and his return has been a work in progress, sometimes two steps forward and one step back. It's true. During a practice round he smoked a 3-iron 333 yards on the 18th hole. "I remember my dad on the range with me saying, 'Are you ever going to h...

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  • Liverpool Close In On Record-Breaking Transfer Signing
Liverpool Close In On Record-Breaking Transfer Signing

Should the deal go through, it would surpass the €52 million Juventus paid Parma for Gianluigi Buffon back in 2001. Chelsea were regarded as favourites to sign the Brazil worldwide last week, but confusion over Thibaut Courtois' plans has opened the door to Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp ferrying him now to Merseyside.

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  • Croatian leader says Trump, Putin key to peace
Croatian leader says Trump, Putin key to peace

This is after photos of French president Emmanuel Macron with his Croatian counterpart Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic getting way too cosy surfaced online. A country of such values, deserves a World Cup in Everything. Though star midfielder Luka Modric took home the Golden Ball for the tournament's top player, Croatia came unstuck in the final,...

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