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Alexis Sanchez requests to leave Chile national team over Manchester City move

With the arrivals of Kevin de Bruyne, Leroy Sane and Bernardo Silva over the past couple of years alongside him, Sterling has been far from a guaranteed starter at City and the club's pursuit of Sanchez was always likely to force the England worldw...

Olympic runner David Torrence found dead in Scottsdale pool

Friends of Torrence took to social media to remember him. During Torrence's lifetime he accomplished a long list of achievements, including setting an American record in the indoor 1,000 meters, which still stands, and as a previous Nike athlete, h...

Nigel Winterburn: 'Oxlade-Chamberlain wants new challenge'

During Chelsea's stunning semi-final defeat of Barcelona, Oxlade-Chamberlain showed his love for Fernando Torres after the Spaniard's crucial goal in the 88th minute. It's easy to understand why Antonio Conte would want to sign the Ox as well. ...

Burnley stuns Tottenham with late equalizer at Wembley

But Pochettino insisted: " Wembley wasn't the problem". I moved with my wife, we were not scared, but you are waiting because you don't know. "He still won't be back immediately, but there was good news from the scan and we are hopeful it was a pret...

Indian contain Sri Lanka to 217 in ODI

With Upul Tharanga suspended there is every possibility that Dinesh Chandimal will be included in the playing XI . India have taken 2-0 lead in the ODI series after pulling out a three-wicket victory from the jaws of defeat in the last match.

Hansen: All Blacks have to be better

The All Blacks edged out Australia 35-29 in what will go down as one of the most epic Test match encounters in the rugby championship on Saturday. But the All Blacks did not panic and went in at halftime 17-14 down, Aaron Smith scoring a t...

Five suspended, 12 fined for Yankees-Tigers brawls

Miguel Cabrera has been suspended seven games. Torres immediately threw Kahnle out of the game which spurred Yankees manager Joe Girardi to come running out of the dugout. - Tigers' manager Brad Ausmus got a game suspension, Yankees' mana...

De Bruyne impressed with Man City's vision

This result leaves City, still unbeaten, with two wins from their opening three games and Bournemouth still searching for their first win, but Eddie Howe must have been thinking of what might have been. Bournemouth were furious that the goal h...

Triple talaq verdict: 5 faiths, 5 judges - split wide open

However, with the majority of the Indian society siding with the triple talaq victims and welcoming the SC judegement, the Congress wasted no time in praising the landmark verdict and said, "It is a progressive, secular judgement for the equal ri...

Celtics trade creates opportunity for Tatum

Despite their tumultuous offseason, the Cavs still have a strong roster, and there could be a sense of urgency with James possibly leaving "The Land" after the 2017-18 campaign. Celtics general manager Danny Ainge also acknowledged the hip inj...

Jaguars waiting on QB decision to 'see how this thing goes'

I'm just trying to figure out who is going to be that guy in that position that can lead our team. He has completed 11 of 18 passes for 81 yards with no touchdowns and no interceptions in two preseason games. Bortles started making a lot of mista...

Leicester's Maguire among three uncapped players in England squad

Leicester City defender Harry Maguire and Watford midfielder Nathaniel Chalobah - both of whom changed clubs in the summer - have been rewarded for their strong starts to the new Premier League season in the first England squad to be ann...

The magician: Mooy magic gives Huddersfield dream home start

The west Yorkshire club have made a dream start to life in England's top flight after securing promotion in the playoff final at Wembley in May and now sit in second spot behind Manchester United on goal difference with 6pts from their opening game...

Watch Barcelona vs Real Betis live on TV, Online

Deportivo were left to rue two big opportunities missed by Florin Andone in the first 10 minutes, whilst the Romanian global also saw a late penalty saved by Keylor Navas. Barcelona just need to bounce back of their normal and to start their first m...

Cris Cyborg Offers Prediction For Mayweather vs. McGregor

But despite anticipating an early onslaught from McGregor, Floyd is clearly confidant of an easy win - and his night time antics back that up. Not many names - other than Paulie Malignaggi - have been mentioned as potential opponents for McGregor i...

Kaino heads home to deal with family matter

The onslaught continued when Sonny Bill Williams drove in home from close range as the All Blacks looked to make a statement to the rest of the teams in the Rugby Championship. Crowd: 54,846 at ANZ Stadium, Sydney. The Wallabies face the All Blacks...

Man United stars Pogba, Carrick, Lingard, Lindelof have graffiti fun

Lingard made 25 Premier League appearances for United last season and admits he will face added competition in the new campaign following the arrival of Nemanja Matic, but Lingard will not hide in his more physical team-mates' shadows. Frenchman Pogb...

Notre Dame schedules series with Wisconsin

Wisconsin will be the home team in one of the games - so this won't exactly be the same Shamrock Series experience as it was in the past. "Things started to ramp up from there". It's been a long time, but Notre Dame and Wisconsin will finally meet up...

Mooy stars in Premier League debut

The Caltex Socceroo had a hand in Huddersfield's opener midway through the first half, with his corner flicked on at the near post before it was eventually turned in for an own goal by Joel Ward . "We were close to making it 2-1 and if we did, I...

Rogers Cup 2017: Svitolina captures title with straight-sets win over Wozniacki

The trend continued in the third set as each player broke in turn before Svitolina eventually held at 3-2. On the other side of the bracket is the fifth seed Svitolina, who defeated the second seed and defending champion Simona Halep 6-1, 6-1.

Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott releases statement on suspension

Elliott, who ran for 1,631 yards and 15 touchdowns in 2016 and was named as a first-team All-Pro, has three days in which to appeal against the decision. The Cowboys will be without Elliott for six games - for now. However, the league continued w...

Chelsea launch £25 million swoop for Arsenal wing-back

Arsenal boast a stunning 17 additional players to their London counterparts and Chelsea's expediency in dispensing with players has left them in what appears to be a perilous position. Arsene Wenger has insisted he wants Oxlade-Chamberlain to sta...

Rooney back with a bang for Everton

The end of the transfer window is more realistic to speak of targets and what is possible. We have spent money but everyone is spending money and looking for the best players. His goal obviously arrived courtesy of a run from deep but Everton nee...

Vince Wilfork retires prepares to become grill master

Apparently, it's "no more cleats" and "moving on to smoked meats" for Vince, who seems to be keeping his Kingsford charcoal sponsorship. Wilfork made the announcement in a hilarious video posted to social media. Fittingly Wilfork's final game w...

Oscar Pistorius leaves hospital after thorough check up following chest pain

Pistorius, 30, was taken to Kalafong Hospital Thursday morning and was expected to return to prison that same day, according to a department of corrections spokesperson, but the staff chose to keep him overnight. Sometimes dubbed the "Blade Runner", ...

Kam Chancellor, Seahawks agree to three-year, $36 million extension

This is a good possibility as the veteran safety will be 33 years old at the end of his contract. It makes Chancellor one of the NFL's highest paid safeties and ties him with Miami's Reshad Jones for annual average among strong safeties specifica...

Broncos linebacker Ray could miss start of season

Ray will miss the next six to eight weeks after surgery Saturday morning to fix a torn ligament in his left wrist he suffered in Thursday's practice. The Broncos are hoping to have him back by their third regular-season game, at Buffalo on September ...

Weird own goal helps Inter beat Chelsea

A deflected Willian effort narrowly cleared the crossbar after 27 minutes and, with Chelsea piling on the pressure, Padelli nearly controlled a back-pass into his own net. Chelsea will face Arsenal in the Community Shield on August 6, and begin the...

Kohli ends lean run as India thump Sri Lanka

Karunaratne's vigil was ended when he was castled by Ashwin before he and spin twin Jadeja wrapped up the tail. Saeed Ajmal leads the list with 17. Steve Waugh and Ricky Ponting are the only ones ahead. 7 - Wriddhiman Saha became the second Indian wi...

Protests Planned Ahead Of Trump's Visit To Long Island

And they enjoy watching that much more. President Donald Trump will address gang violence in a speech on Friday afternoon, the White House announced. Most of their victims are dismembered, gutted and in some cases decapitated. Police officials ...

India vs Sri Lanka- First Test Squads, Preview, and Predictions

Chesteshwar Pujara was 75 not out off 135 balls with Virat Kohli on 1, the second session producing 167 runs at almost six an over. Dhawan was so close to a maiden double century but gave a simple catch off Pradeep to Angelo Mathews at mid-off.

Cowboys Cut Return Specialist Lucky Whitehead for Off-Field Transgressions

The warrant was issued because Whitehead was reportedly arrested for shoplifting on June 22 in Virginia, and he failed to show up for a July 6 court date. It's unclear at this point if the Cowboys will re-sign Whitehead, now that his name has been ...

'No way' Vidal to Manchester United transfer going ahead - Ancelotti

Speaking in Singapore on the eve of a friendly with Chelsea , Ancelotti said that there was a chance that the Portuguese Sanches, who had a poor first season with the German champions, may be heading for the exit. "It is okay to make mistakes duri...

62! Branden Grace records lowest score ever in a major

Open . Poulter was never really in the mix until the final, blustery round, when he closed with a 69 and thought he had a chance to win with a clutch par on the 18th - until Padraig Harrington finished strong with a birdie and eagle to win by four....

India trounce Australia to enter Women's World Cup final

When she joined Mithali Raj , the situation was quite similar to that in their must-win league match against New Zealand. India , calling on their knowledge of the pitch, having won all four group stage matches they contested at Derby , made a d...

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Burnley 1-1 Man City

The Burnley backline could do nothing to stop Danilo's long-distance rocket midway through the first half, but City's failure to add to its tally left the game on a knife edg...

Brett Favre to help pump up Eagles before Super Bowl

He's been there. He's won the big games. Favre will speak to the Eagles on Saturday morning at their hotel, the day before they play the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII....

After Redskins trade for Smith, cornerback becomes an immediate need

Alex Smith #11 of the Kansas City Chiefs calls out the play in the fourth quarter against the New York Giants on November 19, 2017 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jer...

Carson Wentz not surprised Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl

The Eagles quarterback said Friday he tore the LCL as well as the ACL in his left knee late in a Week 14 win over the Rams. According to Lee Bowen of The Philadelphia Inquire...

Tottenham now reportedly set to finish the transfer window without any signings

West Ham were without several injured first-choice players and an upset always looked on the cards. After 38 minutes, Padraig Amond scored the game's opener, when the Irish striker...

Pelicans star DeMarcus Cousins tears Achilles tendon

The New Orleans Pelicans appeared to be finding their groove, extending their season-long winning streak to 5 in Friday's 115-113 win over the Rockets . What does it do to the...

WRAPUP 1-HIGHLIGHTS-Tennis-Australian Open day 13

Wozniacki will now replace Halep as the world No. 1 when the new rankings are released Monday, the first time she will have held top spot since 2012. The top seed battled on f...

England Women make sure not to leave Sydney empty-handed

Fiji carried the ball 95 meters through a series of passes and collisions before Veremalua scored in the arms of two Kiwi tacklers to snatch the most dramatic win of the tournamen...

Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis Selected To First All Star Game

Besides Washington's John Wall and Bradley Beal, the rest of the Eastern Conference reserves were Boston's Al Horford , Cleveland's Kevin Love, New York's Kristaps Porzingis...

Spurs boss Pochettino coy on Kane Real link

But they could not find a victor in an entertaining second half at St Mary's, which also saw the home side come close to snatching a victory of their own. He's one of the links be...

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Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza felled in Melbourne

Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza felled in Melbourne

Federer next plays Marton Fucsovics of Hungary, who beat Nicolas Kicker in straight sets earlier Saturday. Six-times Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic extended his winnin...

Everton v West Brom

Everton v West Brom

Alan Pardew picked up his first win as West Brom manager last weekend, helping the club with its first game since August 19. Everton forward Oumar Niasse - another second-hal...

Maria Sharapova into 3rd round of Australian Open, Johanna Konta out

Maria Sharapova into 3rd round of Australian Open, Johanna Konta out

I'm looking forward to work on it more. A more focussed Sharapova stuck to her game plan and was able to prevail 7-4 in the breaker to capture the match 6-1, 7-6 (4). As for ho...

NFC Championship Game tickets go on sale, sell out

NFC Championship Game tickets go on sale, sell out

The Eagles made a decision to fire Kelly after week 16 in the 2015 season and gave the job to Pederson that offseason. "We actually watched it with the defense, as well, to show...

Wales appoint Ryan Giggs as manager

Wales appoint Ryan Giggs as manager

He was also Louis van Gaal's assistant at Old Trafford for the following two seasons before leaving United in 2016. Multiple outlets are reporting that Ryan Giggs now has his...