• Shastri formally applies for the post of India coach
Shastri formally applies for the post of India coach

According to NDTV sources, Sachin Tendulkar had requested Shastri to apply for the top job. Meanwhile, Shastri formally applied for the position of head coach, making him the front-runner for the high-profile job. Phil Simmons has reportedly applied for India's head coach job. Following that, Shastri took pot shots at Ganguly and claimed that t...

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  • Curtis Granderson blasts pinch-hit HR to tie game for Mets in 9th
Curtis Granderson blasts pinch-hit HR to tie game for Mets in 9th

Paul Sewald (0-3) was charged with the loss. Granderson made Albers pay for that error by stroking a two-run homer to right-center that kept traveling and just landed above the wall in right-center, much to the disappointment and surprise of Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper.

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  • Detroit gas station customer comes to rescue of woman suffering gunshot wound
Detroit gas station customer comes to rescue of woman suffering gunshot wound

Police say she was able to drive herself in her bullet ridden auto to the Valero gas station at Grand River and Southfield. She hit a home while trying to drive away. Jamal Beydoun manages the gas station and says the woman told the clerk that she stopped because she saw the green light and needed help. That station is part of the Detroit Police ...

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  • Rumor Central: Markelle Fultz eager for first game
Rumor Central: Markelle Fultz eager for first game

It was the pro debut for both the No. 1 overall pick Markelle Fultz and the No. 3 overall pick Jayson Tatum , who had their teams trade draft slots before the 2017 NBA Draft. His first basket of his National Basketball Association career was a pretty one , as the 76ers official Twitter showed. All-in-all, it's hard to say that Fultz doesn'...

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  • Andy Murray fit for Wimbledon title defence
Andy Murray fit for Wimbledon title defence

Leaning back in his chair with arms crossed, he said of missing the French Open: "I kind of never regretted it, even though it hurt". So I'm really positive about that because it's the most amount of points I played in a match since obviously-since against my match against Jordan Thompson (at Queen's Club).

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  • Monday's Arsenal transfer rumours: Gelson Martins and William Carvalho
Monday's Arsenal transfer rumours: Gelson Martins and William Carvalho

The French striker follows Bosnian full-back Sead Kolašinac to the Emirates stadium, with the former Schalke defender signing on a free transfer last month. Lacazette was superb in Ligue 1 last season, scoring 28 goals in 30 appearances. Portuguese sports daily A Bola recently reported an €80m offer from Arsenal for Sporting Lisbon duo Mart...

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  • UNC lands local 4-star wide receiver Jordyn Adams
UNC lands local 4-star wide receiver Jordyn Adams

Adams, a 6-foot, 178-pounder from Morrisville (N.C.) Green Hope, is the fourth in-state four-star (and fifth four-star overall) to verbally commit to the Heels. When I first heard he might be coming here, I contacted a friend who coaches in the same area of SC where Jordyn played. Adams is also a standout in baseball, with a national list of scho...

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  • Travis Shaw leaves game after being hit by pitch on left hand
Travis Shaw leaves game after being hit by pitch on left hand

Tejada fired it to first but Suter beat out the throw. Arcia overslid the base, continued home and got into a rundown as pitcher Jimmy Yacabonis took the throw at the plate from Manny Machado, who had to avoid third base coach Ed Sedar. The Orioles went ahead and packed up early after Wade Miley gave up seven runs in the first two innings. Afte...

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  • Juventus, Alex Sandro-Bonucci: Marotta fa scudo, nessuna cessione
Juventus, Alex Sandro-Bonucci: Marotta fa scudo, nessuna cessione

Secondo quanto riferito dai colleghi di "www.calcionews24.com" però qualcosa potrebbe cambiare se il Chelsea decidesse di inserire nell'affare Marcos Alonso . La Juve chiede 70 milioni di euro per il terzino ex Porto ma potrebbe scendere a patti con l'inserimento nell'affare dell'ex Fiorentina. Il Chelsea ha portato un assalto piuttosto ...

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  • Murray strolls through to second round at Wimbledon
Murray strolls through to second round at Wimbledon

Defending champion Murray comfortably saw off Alexander Bublik 6-1, 6-4, 6-2 on Centre Court, while Rafael Nadal cruised into the second round courtesy of a 6-1, 6-3, 6-2 triumph over John Millman. Wilander told Reuters reports of the Scot's ailing body seemed very wide of the mark. "I was ready to play in Paris", he said. Earlier, Murray had...

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  • Tiger Woods says he's completed 'private intensive program' following DUI arrest
Tiger Woods says he's completed 'private intensive program' following DUI arrest

In June, Woods, 41, said he was "receiving professional help " to manage medications and deal with his back pain. Woods' agent Mark Steinberg later confirmed that Woods was receiving "in-patient treatment". Police said alcohol was not involved, and Woods later explained that he had "an unexpected reaction to prescribed medications", per Kristina ...

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  • Murray happy with fitness in opening win
Murray happy with fitness in opening win

Facing world number 134 Bublik should be a gentle introduction to the tournament for Murray , who is desperately short of match practice on grass after a shock Queen's Club first-round loss against unheralded Australian Jordan Thompson . "He's physically incredible", Bublik said. Murray was still limping a bit on his sore left hip between poi...

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  • Germany defeats Chile to win 2017 Confederations Cup final
Germany defeats Chile to win 2017 Confederations Cup final

Federation Internationale de Football Association claims that Russia's hosting of the 2017 Confederations Cup was a "great success" and believes that it bodes well for next year's World Cup . To find out, watch the Germany vs. Chile FIFA Confederations Cup Championship Final match live stream from 65,000-seat Krestovsky Stadium in St.

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  • Billups withdraws from Cavs' front-office job search — Spin move
Billups withdraws from Cavs' front-office job search — Spin move

When ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported the Billups story early Monday afternoon, social media erupted with reaction to the news, as well as details to why someone with no front-office experience would turn down a chance to run an organization.

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  • Lakers trying to sign George Hill to play alongside Lonzo Ball
Lakers trying to sign George Hill to play alongside Lonzo Ball

Lonzo Ball , who was drafted second overall by Los Angeles, will need a player to come off the bench and give him rest. ESPN's Ramona Shelburne provided a bit of extra context to how Hill might be utilized. With the team trading for point guard Ricky Rubio , however, Hill became expendable in Utah. While starting 374 of this 599 regular-seas...

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  • Johanna Konta 'feeling well' after win over Hsieh Su-Wei
Johanna Konta 'feeling well' after win over Hsieh Su-Wei

Despite her rapid ascent in the past two years the British No1's undistinguished record on grass meant she could not take Hsieh's threat lightly. Four years ago Hsieh prepared for winning the women's doubles here by defeating Konta in Eastbourne.

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  • Is Smriti Mandhana female version of Sehwag? Viru's answer will win hearts
Is Smriti Mandhana female version of Sehwag? Viru's answer will win hearts

As far as their recent form is concerned, India comprehensively won their last four ODI series, first whitewashing Sri Lanka and the West Indies at home and then beating South Africa in the finals of the World Cup qualifier as well as the quadrangular series.

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  • Aaron Judge, Gary Sanchez to take part in MLB Home Run Derby
Aaron Judge, Gary Sanchez to take part in MLB Home Run Derby

The camera then panned to catcher Gary Sanchez. The slugger announced on the Yankees' Twitter account on Monday that he would participate in next week's Home Run Derby in Miami . After scuffling a bit during his first taste of the big leagues late last season, Judge has exploded onto the scene in 2017 since winning the Yankees' starting righ...

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  • Everton attract England defender Keane on rich 5-year deal
Everton attract England defender Keane on rich 5-year deal

The Sun claims that both sides have agreed on a £25m fee and Keane will become an Everton player on Monday. Everton boss Ronald Koeman had made Keane one of his top targets this summer and sees the defender as the flawless central defensive partner for Ashley Williams.

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  • AS Monaco sign Terence Kongolo from Feyenoord on long-term deal
AS Monaco sign Terence Kongolo from Feyenoord on long-term deal

Kongolo, who can play at left-back or in the centre of defence, had a contract with Feyenoord for another two years but he follows Rick Karsdorp through the exit. Kongolo joined from Feyenoord for £13m, in an acquisition which fuels yet more speculation of Mendy's proposed departure from the Stade Louis II.

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