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by | August 06, 2018 | 09:26

We are trying", he said when asked whether Riyad Mahrez would be joined by another major arrival in this window. Speaking to the club's official website , Nigerian global Moses said that his teammates are excited about adapting to Sarri's fresh style of play.

by | August 04, 2018 | 22:46

There is no doubt Karius was disappointed by the arrival of the Brazilian, but the wonderful gesture is sure to soften the blow for the now second-choice goalkeeper. They haven't lost any stars either, but it's the old reliables of James Milner and Georginio Wijnaldum who have put the Reds ahead in the early going at the Aviva.

by | August 03, 2018 | 23:42

Left-hander Broad could only edge an away moving ball from Ishant as it landed at the hands of Shikhar Dhawan at first slip. "It feels nice to represent your country and come overseas and take five wickets in an innings, especially the second one", said Sharma, who credited a spell with English county side Sussex this season for getting him in shape.

by | August 03, 2018 | 21:52

Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri says he is "very confident" Willian will be staying at the club. Other options for a possible Courtois replacement include Stoke's Jack Butland, Kevin Trapp of PSG, and veteran Pepe Reina. "I spoke to him yesterday about [being late]", Sarri told a news conference ahead of Sunday's Community Shield game against Manchester City. Batshuayi has welcomed Sarri's confidence and is now ready to commit to Stamford Bridge outfit for the coming season.

by | August 02, 2018 | 23:30

So collusion is not only a crime; collusion involves at least four crimes. US President Donald Trump renewed claims on Sunday that Special Counsel Robert Mueller has "conflicts of interest" that should bar him from probing Russian interference in the 2016 election, saying the pair had a business relationship.

by | August 02, 2018 | 23:15

But Virat Kohli is a cricketer who often gets caught up in the moment, and he did not hold back with his celebrations. Apart from England , Kohli has magnificent away records against Australia, South Africa and New Zealand. After batting first, England did not get off to a start that they would have expected. Earlier, Jos Buttler was taken to hospital after injuring his left middle finger attempting to take an extremely tough chance off Kohli at gully, but an X-ray revealed it was ...

by | July 28, 2018 | 04:11

In reaction to these fairly recent rumors, ESPN's Michael C. Wright said on the latest episode of colleague Zach Lowe's podcast that Kawhi Leonard could have avoided his issues with the San Antonio Spurs by speaking up and telling the team that he also wanted to drive a luxury auto during the 2016 All-Star Weekend.

by | July 28, 2018 | 04:00

In 2015, Hamels threw a no-hitter against the Cubs on July 25th at Wrigley Field . Hamels has $10 million remaining on his salary this year. "We certainly know that", said Rangers general manager Jon Daniels, adding that the Cubs were one of four teams he had serious discussions about Hamels with on Thursday.

by | July 27, 2018 | 23:31

Greipel, one of several sprinters to pull out in the Alps, while others, like Mark Cavendish and Marcel Kittel , missed the time cut, accused Demare of holding on to a vehicle to make it through the mountains on stage 17. The 200-km stage featured six categorized climbs, culminating in a final 20-km decent to Laruns. "It's like we are nearly used to it, and that's bad".

by | July 26, 2018 | 20:18

And with that he probably knew that his opportunity to win the Claret Jug for a second time had gone too. "My record around here was awful". "Today was a good day for both of us with that, I guess". Either that, or they're a little bit over-served (with drink). With defending champion Jordan Spieth , Woods, English duo Rose and Tommy Fleetwood and McIlroy in the Sunday mix, the Molinari sub-plot was nearly overlooked as the leading groups went out.

by | July 26, 2018 | 18:59

Arsenal head coach Unai Emery has finally made a comment about the decision made by his player and says that they are ready to support the German worldwide in this time where he has been hurt by his country which he says that he has given all up until now.

by | July 25, 2018 | 22:31

It was the first time the three-time Open champion, who had begun the day on level par, had led in any major since the 2013 Masters. Johnson, whose name already is on the claret jug from his playoff victory at St. "I'm certainly right there in it", he said. "Even though he's won 14, you have to learn how to get back", said McIlroy whose last major was in 2014.

by | July 25, 2018 | 22:29

Belgian cyclist Philippe Gilbert has shared a gruesome photo of his broken knee following withdrawal from the Tour de France . Stage 16 resumed after a 15-minute delay. Gilbert clamored back onto the roadway and was attended to by Tour doctors and Quick-Step officials. The small group of farmers from the Ariege department were protesting the reduction of European Union funding, French media reported.

by | July 25, 2018 | 22:04

He wants to sign two more players before the transfer deadline but has admitted it may not happen. Pogba, the £89 million midfielder, was one of France's star performers in their recent World Cup triumph. "Knowing Anthony the way I know him I think if you can get the best out of him, he's up there ability-wise with the best in the league". "We bought a fantastic player [Diego Dalot]".

by | July 24, 2018 | 23:11

The player's agent, Fernando Garcia, told Real Sport it was the decision of the French club and not the player that resulted in the late switch: "We had an agreement with Rome, then Bordeaux blocked us". "Aside from his speed, he also has great technical ability and links up well with his team mates, one of the main aspects of Barça's football". His signing leaves Ernesto Valverde's side well stocked across the forward line with Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez, Ousmane Dembele and now Malcom ...

by | July 24, 2018 | 22:16

Thomas sprinted away from Sky teammate Froome and a couple of other riders to win Stage 12, becoming the first rider in Tour history to win atop Huez in the yellow jersey. "You need huge mental strength, but I think I can cope". "That's the way I see it really". We have a mindset where we don't get distracted by it. After a 15-minute interval, the race resumed with a short neutralised section before the flag was dropped once more with 33km of the 218km distance covered.

by | July 24, 2018 | 20:55

He has 92 caps and has been voted the national team's player of the year five times since 2011 by fans. "I'm aware that the picture of us caused a huge response in the German media, and whilst some people may accuse me of lying or being deceitful, the picture we took had no political intentions".

by | July 23, 2018 | 19:40

The law firm investigating allegations that a now-dead Ohio State University doctor sexually abused students has documentation about at least one incident that prompted a complaint to a student health center official in the 1990s. Ten former wrestlers, some of them Jordan supporters, have told NBC News and other media outlets that Strauss performed medically unnecessary examinations where they were fondled and groped.

by | July 23, 2018 | 19:20

The 23-year-old took five wickets in the opening Twenty20 global and then returned superb figures of six for 25 - the best by any spinner against England in a one-day worldwide -- in an eight-wicket win in the opening ODI at Trent Bridge last week before the hosts bounced back to win a three-match contest 2-1.

by | July 23, 2018 | 17:43

Fakhar Zaman and Imam-ul-Haq added 168 runs for the opening wicket which was also their fourth hundred-run partnership. Two days after becoming the first player from Pakistan to score a double century in a one-day global, Fakhar Zaman reached a further milestone in becoming the quickest player in history to reach 1,000 runs in the format as Pakistan amassed 364 for 4 in the fifth and final ODI of their tour of Zimbabwe .

by | July 23, 2018 | 14:55

John McCain, R-Ariz., for example, called Trump's performance one of the most disgraceful by a US president in memory. But Rubio defended the intelligence community. There is also uncertainty about the long-term fate of Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats after his dumbfounded on-camera reaction at a security forum in Aspen, Colorado, on Thursday to the breaking news about the invitation to Putin.

by | July 21, 2018 | 16:56

It wasn't easy for me to convince you in the beginning but in the end I hope I did you proud! The 59-year-old Italian takes over at Stamford Bridge from Antonio Conte , who was sacked on Friday. He added that his agreement for the sale of Jorginho with Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich was in place "irrespective of whether or not Sarri ends up taking charge of Chelsea ".

by | July 19, 2018 | 15:39

Last week, Detroit was selected as one of the seven finalists, along with Dallas, Houston, Indianapolis , Los Angeles, Phoenix, and San Antonio . The 2021 Men's Final Four will mark the 24th time since 1940 that the men's basketball championship has come to Indianapolis .

by | July 19, 2018 | 12:56

United re-signed Pogba in 2016 in a deal valued at £89 million from Juve, and an Italian publication Tuttosport claims could be on his way to his former club. "It is really bad, really sad, not good for him, for me, the team", he added. "They needed to focus on the job for their national team". "He's entitled to have a dance now he's won the World Cup".

by | July 18, 2018 | 14:09

The Gunners has already spent £70million on new faces already since the window opened at the beginning of the month, with Lucas Torreira and Matteo Guendouzi joining Stephan Lichtsteiner, Sokratis, and Bernd Leno through the door. After Germany finished bottom of the group following their loss to South Korea, team manager Oliver Bierhoff suggested Ozil's selection for the World Cup may have been a mistake .

by | July 18, 2018 | 13:45

With months of buzz swirling suggesting he intends to sign in Los Angeles with the Lakers , teams outside L.A. are reportedly increasingly convinced that in trading for Leonard they would be acquiring a one-year rental player, making it less and less viable to mortgage the future in any deal for the all-world talent.

by | July 18, 2018 | 13:34

Novak is in the range as well, hitting a return victor for a deuce and he creates a break point, only to be denied by Nadal's service victor, as often when he was in danger in this match. He had break points in the 15th, 21st and 35th games of the decider before taking victory when a tired Isner, who had needed treatment for blisters on his right hand, hit long."It just seems cruel and unusual punishment for these guys", former champion John McEnroe said on the BBC.

by | July 18, 2018 | 11:32

The newspaper says that Chelsea - who have also been strongly linked with Alisson recently - are reluctant to pay that kind of money for the goalkeeper but Liverpool's offer will force them to show their hand. Liverpool had been deterred from pursing that interest at the start of the summer by Roma's asking price. So many observers have suggested Karius was not up to the job of being first choice keeper for the club and that decision came back to bite him.

by | July 18, 2018 | 11:19

Ronaldo, who insisted that Juventus were the only club to make an offer for him this summer, also admitted he developed a bond with the club's supporters when the Turin crowd rose to their feet to applaud his spectacular overhead kick against the Italian club in a Champions League quarter-final this year.

by | July 18, 2018 | 10:14

With Putin standing on a podium next to him, Trump said he didn't "see any reason why it would be" that Russian Federation intervened in the 2016 presidential election to help him win. Helsingin Sanomat, Finland's biggest daily newspaper, said Husseini allegedly shouted comments to USA journalists and disrupted the live broadcasts they were doing while awaiting Putin and Trump.

by | July 16, 2018 | 09:34

But once you're here and played as well as we did, you want to take those opportunities in life. "We showed again that we were not exhausted - we dominated the game mentally and physically". "But for these players, many have come of age on an worldwide stage and I couldn't be prouder with what they've done". We have proved to ourselves and our country that it is possible.

by | July 16, 2018 | 09:32

Perera and veteran left-arm spinner Rangana Herath opened the bowling for Sri Lanka once again and bowled unchanged picking up nine second-innings wickets between them. "Today, it spun a little bit more than yesterday". Sri Lanka s second innings 190 was built on 35 from Angelo Mathews, and a stroke-filled 33 off 46 balls from Lakmal, who came in at No.

by | July 16, 2018 | 08:51

Ivan Rakitic has heaped praise on his Croatia teammate and skipper Luka Modric , insisting the Real Madrid midfielder should be awarded the Ballon d'Or following yet another sensational season for club and country. Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic said their extra-time victory was deserved and his players were not yet finished despite playing a lot of football in the past three rounds.

by | July 16, 2018 | 08:44

I have a free space on my forehead. "For me, it should never be about you". 'All I can do is tip my hat and congratulate them. Leander Dendoncker - who played only the once in Russian Federation in a 1-0 win over England in the group stages - may be left red-faced however, as he appeared to have more important affairs to focus on as he spent much of his time waiting for the King and Queen on his phone.

by | July 16, 2018 | 07:57

Groenewegen grew up in a cycling environment as his grandfather was a bike manufacturer and his boyhood coach was Jean-Paul van Poppel, victor of nine sprint finishes at the Tour de France . Race favorite Chris Froome crossed safely in the main pack. "(Porte) can be confident after this climb", Van Avermaet said. Movistar's Mikel Landa and Education First-Drapac's Rigoberto Uran also fell, while France's great hope, Romain Bardet of AG2R La Mondiale suffered five mechanical problems - ...

by | July 15, 2018 | 17:03

Isner previously won the longest ever Grand Slam singles match against Nicolas Mahut , lasting 11 hours and five minutes over three days in the 2010 Wimbledon first round. Novak served brilliantly in the key moments, staving off break point opportunities from the Spaniard. The women's finals are set to take place on Saturday, pitting former champion Serena Williams of the US against Angelique Kerber of Germany.

by | July 15, 2018 | 15:33

But unfortunately I'm not able to work in his corner 'coz someone took my spot. A fan reacts during a televised broadcast of the welterweight boxing match between Manny Pacquiao and Lucas Matthysse, at a gym in Marikina, Metro Manila, Philippines, July 15, 2018 .

by | July 14, 2018 | 12:57

And Rafael Nadal reached the quarter-finals for the first time in seven years with a 6-3 6-3 6-4 win over Jiri Vesely. The Serb has progressed to the last four of a Grand Slam for the 32nd time to take sole ownership of second place on the list for the most semi-final appearances at a major in the Open Era, ahead of American great Jimmy Connors.

by | July 14, 2018 | 12:44

South Africa's Kevin Anderson became the first South African to reach the Wimbledon final in 97 years after triumphing over John Isner in the tournament's second longest match . "I feel like she's been playing really well, ". "I apologise if I´m not more excited right now". Isner said that being part of yet another record-breaking match did not help ease his pain.

by | July 14, 2018 | 12:29

Umesh Yadav and Siddharth Kaul were taken apart and it was just a matter of time before the spin twins were to be introduced into the attack. Whether this claim is accurate feels debatable, not least since Joe Root missed a ball turning into him by some six inches, while Jonny Bairstow played across the wrong 'un to be similarly trapped lbw.

by | July 14, 2018 | 11:21

But it was finally announced that Antonio Conte has left his position as head coach of Chelsea with a replacement imminent. Conte won the Premier League and the FA Cup during his two-season stint in charge of the Stamford Bridge outfit.

by | July 13, 2018 | 10:53

Wilshere said he did not have to think twice when he learned of Pellegrini's interest which made him join the east Londoners. "The manager [convinced me],..." Leicester City and West Ham United are continuing to track Lazio defender Jordan Lukaku.

by | July 13, 2018 | 10:43

In Britain, shoppers spent more on beer, barbecues and big-screen televisions in June but the overall increase in sales slowed, according to the British Retail Consortium (BRC). "It came down to a corner kick". Pogba and France will take on Croatia in the final of the World Cup in Moscow on Sunday. "Belgian football has a wealth of young talent coming through and with my role I have my eyes on the Euros in 2020 so I don't want to make an assessment yet".

by | July 13, 2018 | 09:40

A former Croatian soccer player himself, Dalic, knows just how important a World Cup victory would be for Croatia, a team which has made it to the final round 5 times, but has never won. Not everyone seems as enthusiastic as Walker. Before the World Cup started I said I would give my home up to see Croatia become World Champions! "It's not something I'm really thinking about", he said.

by | July 11, 2018 | 11:57

Real Madrid will reportedly turn to Paris Saint-Germain duo Neymar and Kylian Mbappe or Chelsea forward Eden Hazard as they seek to replace Cristiano Ronaldo this summer. My respect and recognition to them all. Having already proved that he can do the business in England and Spain, he will be desperate to help bring the European glory back to the fans who so crave it in Turin.

by | July 11, 2018 | 11:47

Belgium turned up with a mental 3-2-3-2 formation with Mousa Dembélé as a right wing-back and Kevin De Bruyne sort of floating around everywhere. You're disappointed because you lose the semi-final, and it's very hard to see the opportunity of playing another game as a positive.

by | July 11, 2018 | 09:43

Clint Capela played an important role in the Houston Rockets coming within one win of reaching the 2018 NBA Finals, but it's still uncertain whether he'll return to the Western Conference's No. Swapping Melo for a player (s) of lesser value would also create a trade exception for OKC. It's far from a sure thing, but it looks like the Rockets are making a push to land the veteran sharpshooter.

by | July 11, 2018 | 08:52

In order to win, England will need to contain Modric, who is involved in nearly every Croatian attack, controlling the pace, and scoring twice, including in the impressive 3-0 win over Lionel Messi's Argentina. "We have a privilege to get to the final", he said, before saying he was "here to write a new page in history". That evenness is why France is the team to beat in the mind of Jeffrey Marcus, publisher of the World Cup newsletter "The Banter".

by | July 10, 2018 | 16:42

So, if the Moscow semi-final promises to be the most glamorous occasion of Alli's career, then what was the least? "It's [meant so] much to me and the whole team!" Danny Welbeck was in the Manchester United team beaten 4-0 by MK Dons in the League Cup.

by | July 10, 2018 | 14:25

Follow Al Jazeera's coverage of the World Cup 2018 here . "Everybody is ready. It's the World Cup semi-final". When Croatia stormed through the group stage with nine points from three games, they did in indeed look like serious contenders.