• Tottenham Hotspur FC denied permission to reduce Wembley pitch
Tottenham Hotspur FC denied permission to reduce Wembley pitch

Tottenham Hotspur F.C. suffered a setback ahead of their one-season tenure at Wembley after the Premier League said they can not alter the dimensions of the playing surface, the Times reported on Tuesday. To finish so strongly after an excellent campaign showed fans that Spurs could be a Premier League force, especially after they also ran...

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  • West Ham United's Reece Oxford 'closing in on Borussia Monchengladbach move'
West Ham United's Reece Oxford 'closing in on Borussia Monchengladbach move'

Despite being shipped out by the Hammers , the teenager is deemed as one for the future as he penned a new four-and-a-half-year contract in December last year. West Ham United prospect Reece Oxford is closing in on a loan move to Borussia Monchengladbach . Oxford became West Ham's youngest Premier League player when he started against Arsena...

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  • Paul George, mum on future, urges Pacers to sign better players
Paul George, mum on future, urges Pacers to sign better players

For the Lakers , who are presumed to be taking Lonzo Ball in the draft Thursday, landing George would be a significant step toward luring other stars as Magic Johnson and Rob Pelinka rebuild the team. Sources close to the Cavaliers say that it would be "hard" for the Cavs to agree to part ways with an All-Star and receive no verbal commit...

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  • Andre Ward finishes Sergey Kovalev in eighth round, retains titles
Andre Ward finishes Sergey Kovalev in eighth round, retains titles

At one point in the fourth round, Weeks called the fighters together and warned them to knock off the fouling. "He will pay for everything", Kovalev said. "I want to prove I belong here". Tony Weeks had seen enough and stopped the bout. Instead of having one magnificent fight, we will remember this night differently.

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  • Havard Nordtveit ends West Ham stay to return to Bundesliga with Hoffenheim
Havard Nordtveit ends West Ham stay to return to Bundesliga with Hoffenheim

The Norway worldwide heads back to Germany a year after arriving in London from Borussia Monchengladbach on a free transfer ahead of the 2016-17 season. "This is more than just a footballing addition", said Alexander Rosen , Hoffenheim's sporting director. Without his willingness to make a personal financial sacrifice, this transfer would never ...

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  • Pakistan leapfrog to sixth place in ICC ODI rankings
Pakistan leapfrog to sixth place in ICC ODI rankings

Jadeja nicked Junaid Khan to slip for 15, Hasan had Ashwin caught by Sarfraz and Hasan forced Bumrah to lob another catch to the wicketkeeper, who pouched it gleefully to complete Pakistan's first Champions Trophy win. Amir bowled brilliantly today but all my bowlers bowled really well. India, looking to retain the Champions Trophy, went down...

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  • Warriors, Cavaliers working on 4th finals in a row
Warriors, Cavaliers working on 4th finals in a row

As good as the team that Cleveland beat was, the latest edition with NBA Finals Most Valuable Player Durant, who averaged 35.2 points and 8.4 rebounds in the finals, is even better. James is a guy who is certainly interested in the lifestyle Los Angeles has to offer with a house near Staples Center, and a producing job on NBC's "The Wall", he cou...

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  • Wawrinka beaten in first round at Queen's
Wawrinka beaten in first round at Queen's

Kokkinakis , ranked 698th after a succession of injury problems, beat the Canadian third seed 7-6 (7-5) 7-6 (10-8) at Queen's Club in London . There were no breaks of serve in the second set either but Raonic had three chances to level it up in a tiebreak having stormed into a 6-3 lead.

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  • Ronaldo set for July court date in tax fraud case
Ronaldo set for July court date in tax fraud case

Ballack, who exited Bayern under something of a cloud when he left for Chelsea on a free transfer in 2006, expects Ronaldo to remain at Zinedine Zidane's LaLiga and European champions. If De Gea goes to Madrid , then United could move for AC Milan's Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma , 18, as a replacement. United sold Ronaldo to...

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  • Jackson and Knicks consider trading Kristaps Porzingis
Jackson and Knicks consider trading Kristaps Porzingis

Porzingis remains determined to play for the Knicks and see his tenure through to success, sources said, but it has become clearer that Jackson has become increasingly intrigued with testing the trade market for Porzingis. The Knicks got out to a hot start but missed the playoffs after finishing the season 31-51, tailspinning around the Zen Maste...

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  • Occupied Kashmir celebrates Pakistan's victory
Occupied Kashmir celebrates Pakistan's victory

When asked about locals taking arms against the Army, General Rawat blamed misinformation and propaganda. Thirteen hours after the post, it had received more than 13,000 likes and 6,000 retweets. The unrest spread to neighbouring villages as thousands of residents clashed with government forces, hurling stones and chanting: "We want freedom" and "G...

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  • 76ers get No. 1 pick from Celtics
76ers get No. 1 pick from Celtics

If Ainge is to be believed, even they don't know who they will take at No. 3 - but he insisted that whichever choice they make there would have been the choice they made at No. We watched the same Finals that everybody did. "I think he's more National Basketball Association ready than Josh Jackson; both of these guys have flaws and neither one is...

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  • Ronaldo won't quit Real: club boss
Ronaldo won't quit Real: club boss

I have made a decision. And Hunter says Ronaldo has been telling his former United team-mates that nothing compares to the Red Devils. According to reports , prosecutors have accused Mourinho of defrauding the Spanish state of €3.3m (£2.9m) in taxes between 2011 and 2012 when he was in charge of Real Madrid .

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  • Magic, Disney Expanded Partnership Exciting for Both Brands
Magic, Disney Expanded Partnership Exciting for Both Brands

The Orlando Magic became the eighth National Basketball Association team to announce a jersey patch deal, revealing that Disney will have its logo on team jerseys beginning next season. A "Champion of the Community" partner with the Magic in 2010, Disney has worked with the Magic on outreach initiatives that benefit the local community to make Ce...

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  • So-called
So-called "super teams" are actually good for the National Basketball Association

Kevin Durant joining Steph Curry , Klay Thompson, Draymond Green et al was considered, in some quarters, particularly egregious because Durant chose to leave Oklahoma City, a fringe championship contender, for Golden State, a sure-fire championship contender and likely favorite.

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  • ICC may have two World T20s instead of Champions Trophy
ICC may have two World T20s instead of Champions Trophy

Ahmed was ecstatic to be named as the captain and said, "To be appointed as captain of the Team of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017, which includes some of the finest and most attractive cricketers of this generation, is the ideal icing on the cake".

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  • Bayern Munich deny interest in Ronaldo
Bayern Munich deny interest in Ronaldo

But, Manchester United have serious reservations about re-signing their former star, according to the Daily Express , while reports in the Daily Star claim Jose Mourinho has slammed the door shut on Ronaldo returning to Old Trafford.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case July 31
Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case July 31

Even so, Perez said he was convinced Ronaldo would stay and affirmed that his Real contract was protected by a one billion euro release clause. "I do not want to draw conclusions. "Cristiano definitely didn't want us to pay his fine... he isn't like that. And we have not sent any offers for any players, either". Benfica defender Victor L...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case July 31 - court
Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case July 31 - court

There has been no interest from any club in Real Madrid's star player Cristiano Ronaldo , who has threatened to leave Spain after running into problems with tax authorities, according to club president Florentino Perez . "No one at the club wants Morata to leave, and I have not heard him saying he wants to go", he said. Spanish press repor...

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  • Kvitova wins opening match on grass in Birmingham
Kvitova wins opening match on grass in Birmingham

Kvitova , who required surgery after being stabbed during a break-in at her home in December 2016, made a return to the sport during the clay court season. I do have my mental coach who I was working with him a lot on this as well, but I have to say that people around me, family and friends helped me a lot as well.

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