• Pant named for England Tests in place of injured Saha
Pant named for England Tests in place of injured Saha

After the T20 series defeat and the drubbing in the ODI opener, England registered convincing wins in the next two matches to claim the rubber 2-1. However, there is uncertainty over the participation of key pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar in the five-match series after he aggravated a "lower back condition" during the third ODI against England yes...

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  • British Open leaderboard 2018
British Open leaderboard 2018

It was later defined as "the degree of trauma experienced when what is undertaken in confident spirit, founders on unforeseen difficulties". "So distance becomes a moot point on a links-style golf course". This is Carnoustie after all. Tiger Woods to win. "But creativity plays such an important role". Thomas made three straight double bogeys on...

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  • Guardiola says Manchester City trying to find solution for 'professional' Joe Hart
Guardiola says Manchester City trying to find solution for 'professional' Joe Hart

In the end, City could not find an equaliser as Dortmund held on for a winning start in the Champions Cup, while Guardiola was not pleased with German side's physical approach. The Spaniard is quoted by The Mirror as saying: "Joe is our player". His situation is that he is here. "Tomorrow he is going to play (against Borussia Dortmund )".

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  • The Marcus Smart Contract Will Ultimately Be a Steal
The Marcus Smart Contract Will Ultimately Be a Steal

The Celtics previously tendered a $6 million qualifying offer to make Smart a restricted free agent, giving them the right to match any offer sheet he signed with a competing club, but no other team presented an offer despite rumored interest.

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  • Liverpool signs Brazilian goalkeeper Alisson from Roma
Liverpool signs Brazilian goalkeeper Alisson from Roma

Alisson, who only made his debut for Roma this season, has probably been the most in-demand keeper this summer. And three-time World Cup victor Pele is also hoping Alisson can thrive at Anfield, as the 77-year-old sent a message to his compatriot on Twitter.

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  • Neymar rules out transfer move, staying at PSG
Neymar rules out transfer move, staying at PSG

The 33-year-old former Real Madrid player surprised the world when he moved to Italian Juventus football club earlier this month. Cristiano Ronaldo has reiterated he hopes to create yet more history at his new club Juventus. The 25-year-old, who has been given the number 37, said: "It's the number I took last year in Bergamo and it brought me...

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  • Pakistan bat against Zimbabwe in fourth ODI
Pakistan bat against Zimbabwe in fourth ODI

Fakhar became the first Pakistan player to score a double-century in ODIs and the sixth overall. Continuing their domination over Zimbabwe in the ongoing five-match One-day International (ODI) series, Pakistan piled more misery on the hosts in the fourth ODI on Friday (July 20 ) at Bulawayo .

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  • Grizzlies acquire Temple; McLemore returns to Sacramento
Grizzlies acquire Temple; McLemore returns to Sacramento

Time is running out on Sacramento, but the following options are still available if this team is interested in making some kind of improvement before the season starts. 2 overall pick Marvin Bagley Jr. - to help inject life into the struggling franchise. McLemore, 25, spent his first four National Basketball Association seasons with the Kings befor...

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  • Leicester Sign Goalkeeper Danny Ward From Liverpool
Leicester Sign Goalkeeper Danny Ward From Liverpool

Liverpool have pulled Danny Ward out of their squad for a friendly game at Blackburn Rovers this evening as he is set to join Leicester City , thus allowing Chelsea target Kasper Schmeichel to leave. The 28-year-old striker's future at Anfield has inevitably been called into question this summer after he struggled to hold down a spot at the...

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  • Tiger shoots even-par 71 in second round of British Open
Tiger shoots even-par 71 in second round of British Open

Zach Johnson , the Open champion in 2015 at St Andrews, was also five-under for the tournament after 15 holes of his second round. So that's a positive. In a rare known case of male athletic candour, he confessed straightway it had affected him on Thursday. Tiger Woods is already done with his round.

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  • Thomas extends Tour lead amid unsavoury scenes at l'Alpe d'Huez
Thomas extends Tour lead amid unsavoury scenes at l'Alpe d'Huez

Wales' Geraint Thomas insists Chris Froome remains the Team Sky leader despite racing into the yellow jersey himself with victory on stage 11 of the Tour de France in La Rosiere . "In cycling, you can support a rider without booing the others". "I love Nibali, I think he has a great aggressive attacking style, so for him not to be in the rac...

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  • North Carolina football players may face suspensions after off-season NCAA violations
North Carolina football players may face suspensions after off-season NCAA violations

Fedora also raised some eyebrows for his comments about why football is part of what makes the United States so great, which he defended by sharing a comment he received from a former military general. In talking about how he views a change in the game that goes from a more violent sport to one that helps protect players in the field, Fedora noted ...

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  • Rep. Jim Jordan interviewed in doctor sex abuse inquiry
Rep. Jim Jordan interviewed in doctor sex abuse inquiry

Jordan told Fox News on Thursday that he couldn't comment on the details of the probe, but reiterated that he never knew anything, "never heard" or had it reported to him that the wrestling team doctor was sexually abusing athletes. "While there is no place in Congress for individuals who have engaged in acts of physical or sexual abuse in their pa...

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  • Brazil goalkeeper Alisson makes Liverpool switch
Brazil goalkeeper Alisson makes Liverpool switch

Liverpool's 84 league goals was bettered only by City last season but defensive inconsistency cost them dear as they finished fourth in the league and were beaten by Real Madrid in the Champions League final. Liverpool's goalkeeping splurge comes almost two months after a nightmare performance from German keeper Loris Karius in the Champions Le...

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  • Lewis Hamilton re-signs with Mercedes until 2020
Lewis Hamilton re-signs with Mercedes until 2020

While no financial details were released by the team, the long-awaited deal is understood to be worth up to £40 million a year for the Briton, which includes performance-related bonuses, cementing his place as the best-paid British sportsman.

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  • Cleveland Indians bolster bullpen by getting Brad Hand
Cleveland Indians bolster bullpen by getting Brad Hand

The Indians bullpen has been struggling as of late with relievers posting a 5.28 combined ERA. Perhaps most importantly for Cleveland, Hand remains under team control through 2021, after having signed a three-year, $19.75 million contract in January.

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  • Lynx's Moore, Augustus, Fowles named WNBA All-Stars
Lynx's Moore, Augustus, Fowles named WNBA All-Stars

It's the eighth All-Star appearance for Augustus, a franchise record. This week, Delle Donne became the fastest player in WNBA history to reach 3,000 career points with a 23-point performance against the Atlanta Dream, which was just the 148th game of her career.

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  • Barcelona to test Chelsea with bid including World Cup victor Ousmane Dembele
Barcelona to test Chelsea with bid including World Cup victor Ousmane Dembele

Carlo Cudicini, regarded internally as a club rather than a manager employee, has been retained in his role as assistant to the first-team coach, but Antonio Conte's backroom team have been nearly entirely replaced by Sarri's chosen staff. Sarri was quoted by the Daily Star as saying that Hazard is one of the top two or three players in Europe. ...

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  • Briton rider eliminated from Tour de France
Briton rider eliminated from Tour de France

In front of him, lead-out man Renshaw, as well as Katusha-Alpecin's Kittel and his lieutenant Rick Zabel, had also missed the time cut but the other 161 riders to start the stage got in on time. A one-day classic specialist who won the prestigious Fleche Wallonne last Spring, Alaphilippe brought his team its 50th win of the season. Thomas now loo...

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  • Ireland underage worldwide called up to Manchester City squad
Ireland underage worldwide called up to Manchester City squad

Italy global Jorginho was identified as his top target with a deal agreed before he later chose to move to Stamford Bridge from Napoli . The 18-year-old is one of a number of young players included in the group by Pep Guardiola . Manchester City's club-record signing Riyad Mahrez will soon be coached by a former Blue, with Djamel Belmadi o...

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