Peter Sagan Takes Stage 5 as Tour de France Hits the Hills

Cavendish's Dimension Data team were still well placed after a double right-hander with two kilometres to go strung out the peloton, but he did not have the power needed at the top of the gradual climb to the line. "I was following quite good wheel... More..

by | Published 29 days ago
FIFA president says World Cup has changed perception of Russia
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

FIFA president says World Cup has changed perception of Russia

He spoke of "very clear and positive" results of the VAR in the World Cup which ends on Sunday in the final between France and Croatia in Moscow . No one had expected them to reach this far given the fact ...More..

Griezmann happy if France win World Cup 'ugly'
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Griezmann happy if France win World Cup 'ugly'

DF Benjamin Pavard, 4 - Regularly in difficulty against Perisic, France were more threatening on the right through Mbappe than they were through Pavard. The statue of the horse man woke up on Sunday with a new...More..

Modric wins 2018 World Cup Golden Ball
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Modric wins 2018 World Cup Golden Ball

Van Basten is one of the best Dutch strikers of all time, just like Nigeria's Amunike (47), while Roxburgh is a former Scottish representative and coach. "I can only say I've never doubted myself, irrespective ...More..

Antoine Griezmann happy if France ‘wins ugly’
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Antoine Griezmann happy if France ‘wins ugly’

World Cup winning sides have stars on their jerseys depicting the number of times they have won the title. "If we keep that solidarity and collective strength to the end, I don't know what can stop us". But ...More..

France beats Croatia as Pogba, Mbappe, Griezmann shine
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

France beats Croatia as Pogba, Mbappe, Griezmann shine

By contrast, France advanced through the knockout stages with victories over Argentina , Uruguay and Belgium all in normal time . That's something of a contrast to Croatia's journey, which has involved pe...More..

Nicky Butt: Everyone at Man Utd proud of Pogba
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Nicky Butt: Everyone at Man Utd proud of Pogba

Maybe Jose Mourinho could take a leaf out of Didier Deschamps' book and give Pogba more freedom on the pitch. His agent Mino Raiola is said to have visited Barcelona's training ground this week to negot...More..

Nadal downs Del Potro in thriller to reach Wimbledon semi-finals
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Nadal downs Del Potro in thriller to reach Wimbledon semi-finals

With world number one Rafael Nadal waiting for the victor, Tuesday's fourth set, played in much cooler conditions than the first three the day before, turned into a mini-epic before Del Potro eventually preva...More..

Antonio Conte's managerial stint with Chelsea comes to an end
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Antonio Conte's managerial stint with Chelsea comes to an end

Chelsea have held talks with Napoli over deals for midfielder Jorginho and their departing boss Maurizio Sarri as they look to make changes to their playing and managerial staff. Napoli are also expectin...More..

'They make good love in Croatia!' - Lovren explains incredible talent pool
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

'They make good love in Croatia!' - Lovren explains incredible talent pool

Dejan Lovren demanded respect - for himself and for Croatia - after outlasting England to win a place in the World Cup final. The FC guys break down Croatia's underdog mentality and wonder if it will...More..

Wimbledon 2018 -- Novak Djokovic advances to men's final vs. Kevin Anderson
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Wimbledon 2018 -- Novak Djokovic advances to men's final vs. Kevin Anderson

The Serbian tennis player will now proceed to a final bout against South African tennis player Kevin Anderson . If you go in the first week of Wimbledon and see some of the matches that go five sets, I just do...More..

Meghan and Kate watch Serena Williams at Wimbledon
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Meghan and Kate watch Serena Williams at Wimbledon

Atop her head, Watson wore a white straw hat leaving her signature locks loose around her shoulders and accessorizing with large, dangly earrings. Since tying the knot with Prince Harry , Meghan has stepped ...More..

Pacquiao KOs Matthysse in 7th, wins back world title
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Pacquiao KOs Matthysse in 7th, wins back world title

Since losing his WBO welterweight belt to Australian underdog Jeff Horn, Pacquiao decided to make some changes to his team by leaving long time trainer Freddie Roach in favor of his best friend Buboy Fernandez,...More..

by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic clarifies Centre Court roof situation after reaching Wimbledon final

Open would have a 6-6 fifth set end in a tiebreaker race to win by two, with every point building in importance and drama, Wimbledon uses advantage sets and insists that you must break your opponent's servi...More..

Ghanaians pick Belgium over England for 3rd place at World Cup
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Ghanaians pick Belgium over England for 3rd place at World Cup

Then, he was a player for Hajduk Split, his third stint at the club where he had started his career. The Tottenham Hotspur defender limped off in extra time of England's 2-1 semifinal loss to Croatia ...More..

England got carried away with talk of the final, insists Roy Keane
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

England got carried away with talk of the final, insists Roy Keane

Wright, sat alongside fellow ex-England internationals Gary Neville and Lee Dixon, fired back: "Why shouldn't we get excited about it?" "You were planning the final, where the parades were", Keane said. Wrigh...More..

by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Jabari Parker headed to the Chicago Bulls

Hopefully 2018-2019 can be the year he establishes himself in the bigs, if not with a different club than the Milwaukee Bucks . Parker played in just 31 games past year. He had his second ACL surgery on his kn...More..

Notable rookie performances from Utah and Sacramento Summer Leagues
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Notable rookie performances from Utah and Sacramento Summer Leagues

Forward Duncan Robinson led the way for the Heat, accounting for 18 points and six rebounds. The basketball at Summer League is pretty rough, but fans are willing to overlook the raw nature of the games for a g...More..

Tips and predictions for Belgium vs England
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Tips and predictions for Belgium vs England

Thomas Meunier slides Nacer Chadli's cross into the net. Kane has looked exhausted towards the end of England's knockout matches but six goals in six games have made him the World Cup's leading scorer, two ...More..

Yankees Suspend Relationship With Papa John's Over Use Of Racist Slur
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Yankees Suspend Relationship With Papa John's Over Use Of Racist Slur

Schnatter owns almost 30 percent of the company's shares, which fell after the report but rebounded when he said he would depart as chairman. The group was undergoing a role-playing exercise meant to prepare fo...More..

Donald Trump: Protesters gather outside Turnberry golf resort in Scotland
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Donald Trump: Protesters gather outside Turnberry golf resort in Scotland

And he marveled during the joint appearance at Chequers, the 16th century country residence used by British prime ministers since the 1920s. He said the PM "can't walk away" from the talks, but suggested she ...More..

England thrive in W Cup 'bubble'
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

England thrive in W Cup 'bubble'

Kickoff is at 1 p.m. "This is going to take a while to get over, but I truly believe this team has a bright future and we will make England proud again!" Crawford was capped twice by the Three Lions in th...More..

'Game, set, match, Mrs. Williams': Serena wins at Wimbledon
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

'Game, set, match, Mrs. Williams': Serena wins at Wimbledon

Open champion and French Open runner-up Sloane Stephens third first-round exit in the past five majors, and losses by No. 5 Elina Svitolina and No. "You only get three missed tests". "I'm happy to get thro...More..

Isaiah Thomas Signing Veteran’s Minimum Deal With Nuggets
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Isaiah Thomas Signing Veteran’s Minimum Deal With Nuggets

Thomas' injuries continued to hamper him and he played poorly when healthy, shooting just 36 percent from the floor in 15 games. The Nuggets are a good team in a very tough Western Conference, but they coul...More..

Chelsea Should Be Ashamed Of Their Statement About Antonio Conte
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Chelsea Should Be Ashamed Of Their Statement About Antonio Conte

He had been waiting since winning the FA Cup in May to resolve his future at Stamford Bridge , but difficulty in securing Sarri delayed the process. Sarri, who comes off the back of a wonderful season with N...More..

Nets Trade Jeremy Lin to the Hawks
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Nets Trade Jeremy Lin to the Hawks

The Nets will acquire Kenneth Faried , Darrell Arthur, a protected 2019 first round pick and a future second round pick from the Denver Nuggets. Once again, Jeremy Lin is headed to a new city. Both are enter...More..

Serena Williams sets up Wimbledon final clash against Angelique Kerber
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Serena Williams sets up Wimbledon final clash against Angelique Kerber

I don't even know how to feel because I literally didn't think I'd do this well in my 4th tournament back", Williams said ahead of Saturday's final , July 14. The change paid off, with Kerber now playing for...More..

Djokovic into Wimbledon semis
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Djokovic into Wimbledon semis

After serving his way to a 2-1 lead in the third set, Djokovic ramped up his efforts and was met head-on with Nishikori's increase in tempo, but the No. His troublesome elbow needed attention at the start of th...More..

Rafael Nadal v Novak Djokovic: Wimbledon semi-final to resume on Saturday
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Rafael Nadal v Novak Djokovic: Wimbledon semi-final to resume on Saturday

So there's not much better an authority to weigh in on whether it's time for fifth-set tiebreakers at all Grand Slam tournaments. Mathieu won 18-16 in the fifth set of a match that last five hours and 41 minute...More..

Wimbledon 2018: Kevin Anderson victorious in tournament's longest ever semi-final
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Wimbledon 2018: Kevin Anderson victorious in tournament's longest ever semi-final

The show being put on by Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal was so good it could have been an instant classic had they been able to finish their semifinal before the tournament's 11 p.m. "Honestly, I really ho...More..