• Giorgi upsets Svitolina at Birmingham
Giorgi upsets Svitolina at Birmingham

Giorgi, ranked 102, moves through to a quarter-final clash with Australia's Ashleigh Barty. Former Wimbledon champion Pat Cash was courtside to watch Vandeweghe for the first time since becoming her coach. The world No 7's 6-1, 6-3 defeat by an unseeded opponent at Edgbaston Priory Club was a bitter blow after she had shown good form in reach...

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  • Poland global Mateusz Klich undergoing medical at Leeds United
Poland global Mateusz Klich undergoing medical at Leeds United

Sky Bet Championship side Leeds United are interested in Roda JC Kerkrade left-back Ard van Peppen following the appointment of Thomas Christiansen as manager, according to Dutch outlet Roda JC Live . Klich, who has 10 national team appearances for Poland, has struggled to maintain a career at one club since leaving Cracovia Kraków in 2011. ...

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  • Real Madrid make contact with PSG defender Marquinhos
Real Madrid make contact with PSG defender Marquinhos

The Brazilian outlet states that United's offer is significantly higher than the £40m Barcelona have put on the table so it seems Mourinho is prepared to blow the La Liga giants away with their mega bid. Marquinhos , himself, appears settled in Paris and is reportedly unsure of moving this summer ahead of next summer's World Cup and risk losing h...

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  • Rockets Eyeing Chris Paul, Three Other Big-Name Free Agents
Rockets Eyeing Chris Paul, Three Other Big-Name Free Agents

With NBA free agency set to begin on July 1, teams are formulating plans of attack as they look to improve their rosters in hopes of challenging defending-champion Golden State and Cleveland for NBA supremacy. The Rockets can be a super team if they successfully sign at least one of the players on their radar this offseason. However, Utah is ...

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  • No negotiations with Barcelona for Dembele - Dortmund´s Zorc
No negotiations with Barcelona for Dembele - Dortmund´s Zorc

Reports in Spain and Germany claim he has agreed a five-year deal at Camp Nou and is waiting on an agreement between the clubs to complete a move. "He will play for BVB in the coming season". Dortmund signed Dembele from Rennes last summer for €12 million and the player himself has since confirmed that Barca made a move for him at the same time...

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  • Man Utd, Arsenal put on notice as Matuidi's PSG talks stall
Man Utd, Arsenal put on notice as Matuidi's PSG talks stall

The France global, 30, had a verbal agreement with Patrick Kluivert and Olivier Letang to extend his contract which expires next year. And with tensions behind the scenes, particularly with new sporting director Antero Henrique, growing Matuidi's father, Faria, has said his son is ready to test the market with only 12 months remaining on hi...

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  • Pakistan PM announces Rs.1 crore each for ICC Champions Trophy winners
Pakistan PM announces Rs.1 crore each for ICC Champions Trophy winners

One proud man even went up to them, pointed at the flags, and said, "This is my country". "(We won) thanks to Allah and the prayers of the whole nation", Ahmed said in brief comments as he jostled his way through the crowd of well-wishers.

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  • India vs West Indies 2017: India's Probable XI For The First ODI
India vs West Indies 2017: India's Probable XI For The First ODI

Either say that Kumble is right or there is more to it than just the matter of style. In a veiled dig at the former coach, Kohli chose his own way to give a parting shot and spoke about the importance of maintaining the sanctity of the dressing room.

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  • Hornets select guard Malik Monk with No. 11 pick in draft
Hornets select guard Malik Monk with No. 11 pick in draft

He shot 47.9 percent from the field and just 24.6 percent from 3-point land. He will need to figure some other things out - Monk needs to learn to rebound and defend better. "Each year I'm going to try to learn as much as I can from him". There is a lot of talent in this class and it's one of the deepest in recent years.

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  • Greene picked for arm, McKay for bat near top of Major League Baseball draft
Greene picked for arm, McKay for bat near top of Major League Baseball draft

Stevenson Ranch resident and former Notre Dame of Sherman Oaks pitcher Hunter Greene throws a pitch during a baseball game in April. "It's a great ball club, a handsome stadium and a great fan base so I'm excited". He's also one of the most rounded and advanced high school players in recent memory. "He loves him. He says he's a great kid, a hard ...

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  • Defeated Ainslie to come back stronger, bring 'Auld Mug' home
Defeated Ainslie to come back stronger, bring 'Auld Mug' home

The Kiwis won two of three races against Ainslie's Land Rover BAR on Bermuda's Great Sound to win the series 5-2 and advance to face the victor of the series between Sweden's Artemis Racing and SoftBank Team Japan . He has won the cup before, as tactician with Oracle Team USA in their 2013 comeback against Emirates Team New Zealand ...

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  • Perez's grand slam lifts Royals to 6-4 win over Red Sox
Perez's grand slam lifts Royals to 6-4 win over Red Sox

Pomeranz has pitched into the seventh inning in back-to-back starts to provide some of the distance that too often has eluded him this year. Today, coming into the clubhouse, I put it in my locker. With Joe Kelly assigned to the seventh inning, Barnes to the eighth and Scott to any unsafe left-handed hitter due to bat in a meaningful spot, the b...

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  • America's Cup Match Day Two To Get Underway
America's Cup Match Day Two To Get Underway

Jimmy Spithill's Oracle team now face an uphill battle to win the competition, where the trophy is earned by the team that wins seven races. There's now a five day gap before racing resumes and Oracle plan to make the a lot of them. "You like to sort of keep going while you're on a bit of a roll, but the schedule is the schedule and we've known t...

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  • 'Really rough and violent': Mexico critical of New Zealand after fiery clash
'Really rough and violent': Mexico critical of New Zealand after fiery clash

The next stage in the group A matches is a final match which will serve as a knockout game thereby deciding which teams will head off into the semi-finals. "I felt very offended and I had some insults in my direction in Spanish". Hudson was gunning for points against the hosts and will not scale down those ambitions against Mexico , despite E...

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  • Confederation Cup: Germany Start With Hard-Fought Win Vs Australia
Confederation Cup: Germany Start With Hard-Fought Win Vs Australia

It seemed to work better". Much had been made before kick-off of Germany bringing a young squad and their starting line-up had just 138 global appearances between them. The World Champions grabbed a third goal three minutes into the second half as Goretzka got on the end of Joshua Kimmich's cross and sent a fine finish past goalkeeper, Matthe...

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  • Kovalev calls for third Ward bout after controversial stoppage
Kovalev calls for third Ward bout after controversial stoppage

I want to get again a fight with him". Good luck with that. With Kovalev clearly hurt, Ward poured on the punishment with a heavy barrage of punches to the body as referee Tony Weeks kept a close eye on the action. "I could have continued to fight". I'd like to see him fight Anthony Joshua . "Whatever the excuses were this time , I just d...

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  • Timberwolves land Jimmy Butler in draft-night blockbuster
Timberwolves land Jimmy Butler in draft-night blockbuster

Chicago Bulls guard and future Hall-of-Famer Dwyane Wade has reportedly accepted his $24 million player option to remain at least one more year, barring any surprising trades, with his hometown team. Multiple media reports Tuesday said that the former Heat guard has chose to pick up his $23.8 million 2017-18 player option with the Chicago B...

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  • Fleury leads Vegas Golden Knights' first expansion draft
Fleury leads Vegas Golden Knights' first expansion draft

LAS VEGAS (AP ) - The Vegas Golden Knights finally have some players to put on the desert ice this fall. What is being learned is that the Golden Knights have and will continue to be a very busy team over the next few days. But that's not likely to be the case here with the Knights preferring to load up on assets that will help in the constructio...

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  • Knicks still focused on Frank Ntilikina with the No. 8 overall pick
Knicks still focused on Frank Ntilikina with the No. 8 overall pick

Or maybe it's because the organization is, of course, very good. "It would be great". Ntilikina's strengths would be a ideal fit for the Knicks , and even though there's a lot of turmoil within the organization , Ntilikina can grow in NY because Hornacek is known for coaching up point guards.

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  • Cavaliers will not land Paul George or Jimmy Butler
Cavaliers will not land Paul George or Jimmy Butler

Some players within the Cavaliers' organization have reportedly told Jimmy Butler to stay away from Cleveland , in what has become a "volatile situation". Unsurprisingly, LeBron James is well aware and involved in the process. The sad truth is that Cleveland has no incentive to trade Irving. Dan Gilbert and Koby Altman, who essentially ser...

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