• Benitez hints at short Newcastle stay amid transfer frustrations
Benitez hints at short Newcastle stay amid transfer frustrations

West Ham boss Slaven Bilic concedes he's not spoken recently with Andy Carroll over his future. Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez on his side's defeat to Nottingham Forest: "We knew that to going into the Premier League , a new division, a new competition, another level, you can win games or you can lose games.

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  • 49ers Release Veteran LB Ahmad Brooks
49ers Release Veteran LB Ahmad Brooks

Brooks appears to be the latest in this purge. Veteran linebacker Mark Herzlich (knee) has also been dealing with an injury of his own and based on the fact that he's more of a special teams player than anything else, that could also factor into their interest in Brooks.

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  • Man City chief pokes fun at Tottenham over CL draw
Man City chief pokes fun at Tottenham over CL draw

Juve were top seeds, having won the Scudetto six times in a row and reached two of the last three Champions League Finals. "With the money in the Premier League now the standard of the players coming in is always improving and that makes it ever-harder for each team to compete".

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  • The English Premier League Roundup - Week 2
The English Premier League Roundup - Week 2

Expensive debutante Paul Pogba wasn't the sort of immediate world-beater so many people ( unfairly ) thought he'd be, and the team lacked the muscular defiance that's come to define the best José Mourinho teams. But that is the way with Arsenal - there are very few half-measures. For Uefa Champions League, they have to beat teams like Real Mad...

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  • Hamilton equals Schumacher's pole record
Hamilton equals Schumacher's pole record

It's been quite the eye-opener. Ferrari have maximised every opportunity and put their weight behind Vettel as their No1 contender; Mercedes have struggled to master their vehicle and Hamilton has dropped points when he struggled to find its sweet spot.

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  • Rhys Hoskins homers again as the Phillies beat the Chicago Cubs
Rhys Hoskins homers again as the Phillies beat the Chicago Cubs

In 475 plate appearances with AAA Lehigh Valley this year, he hit.284/.385/.581 with an International League-best 29 homers and 91 RBIs. Rhys is now the first player since 1913 to hit nine or more home runs in his first 13 career games. I don't know how to describe what word to put on it. I just want us to move the baseball, use the whole field l...

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  • Man United Injury Report, Match Preview vs Leicester City
Man United Injury Report, Match Preview vs Leicester City

The Reds from Merseyside are due in the Russian capital on Wednesday 28 September to play reigning champions, Spartak . "The player, it would be very easy for him to say goodbye". We spent our time together, working together, learning [about] each other. Past year there was the Community Shield. With the former player-of-the-year declaring his in...

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  • Questions Game of Thrones Needs to Address in the Season 7 Finale
Questions Game of Thrones Needs to Address in the Season 7 Finale

Remember when we saw the Children of the Forest plunge a dragonglass dagger into a man's heart, turning his eyes blue? As The Hollywood Reporter notes, the show creators focused more on the impact of it, while also making sure we know it's Viserion who's gone.

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  • Bhuvi credits MSD for match-winning knock
Bhuvi credits MSD for match-winning knock

Dhoni, who scored 45, then put on an unbeaten 100-run stand with Kumar, who made 53, to steer the team home in 44.2 overs and take a 2-0 lead in the five-match series. The Meerut-born pacer admitted that he did find it hard to read the Sri Lankan off-spinner initially, but added that he was able to read the variations from his hand the more he face...

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  • Iman Shumpert requests trade from Cavaliers
Iman Shumpert requests trade from Cavaliers

So it makes some sense if he hasn't formally asked for a trade, knowing landing in a lackluster situation is a likely outcome. So, McMenamin and Charania are in agreement that the Cavs have attempted to trade Shumpert , but McMenamin reports it was at Shumpert's request, whereas Charania reports it was unprovoked by the player.

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  • Radwanska keeps title defence alive with semi-final berth
Radwanska keeps title defence alive with semi-final berth

World number 11 Cibulkova has won eight career titles, including four in a stellar 2016, but is still seeking a breakthrough this year. Gavrilova had a tougher match against former world number two Radwanska. After nervously netting a forehand groundstroke to squander her first match point, Gavrilova made no mistake on her next chance to advance ...

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  • Arsene Wenger Still Wants Alexis Sanchez To Remain At Arsenal
Arsene Wenger Still Wants Alexis Sanchez To Remain At Arsenal

It hardly looked any more secure and although the return of Laurent Koscielny from suspension should bolster his rearguard at Anfield, it would be no great surprise if Wenger reverted to a back four - his tried and trusted system. The Frenchman's goal scoring abilities have never been in doubt; the real big question has always been whether Arsenal ...

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  • Chiefs vs. Seahawks, NFL preseason Week 3
Chiefs vs. Seahawks, NFL preseason Week 3

The third preseason game is often called the "dress rehearsal" for the regular season and Friday's game is no different, as the starters are expected to play into the third quarter. So far this preseason, the Chiefs have looked like a very good football team . Seattle went 10-5-1 last season, winning the NFC West for a fourth time in the l...

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  • FC BATE Borisov advances to UEFA Europa League group round
FC BATE Borisov advances to UEFA Europa League group round

Everton who are also Premier League campaigners are in group E where they will face French side Lyon , Atalanta and Apollon Limassol . Italian side Atalanta and Cypriot minnows Apollon Limassol round out Everton's group. Group F: Copenhagen (Denmark), Lokomotiv Moscow (Russia), Sheriff Tiraspol (Moldova), Zlin (Czech Republic). ...

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  • Julian Draxler decides to remain at Paris Saint-Germain?
Julian Draxler decides to remain at Paris Saint-Germain?

PSG smashed the world transfer record by paying Barcelona 222 million euros ($263.5 million) for Neymar , who has produced three goals and three assists in his first two appearances. In the last encounter, PSG didn't let Saint Etienne move a muscle, posting a 5-0 shutout victory. PSG doubled their lead six minutes into the second half, with Ney...

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  • West Indies look to revive
West Indies look to revive

Woakes was a key component of England's test side past year, finishing 2016 with 41 wickets at 25.41. With Root and Ben Stokes beginning to flow, it looked ominous for West Indies but Root's dismissal swung the day back towards the visitors who were celebrating again when Jonny Bairstow was adjudged to have been caught low down at second ...

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  • Mayweather, McGregor Bringing Trash Talk To A New Level
Mayweather, McGregor Bringing Trash Talk To A New Level

And that is why the only boxing anyone outside McGregor's inner circle has seen was him hitting the heavy bag in a comical media day performance and a few seconds of a UFC clip purportedly showing him knocking down Showtime announcer and former fighter Paulie Malignaggi.

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  • LeBron James goes on epic tweetstorm in defense of Isaiah Thomas
LeBron James goes on epic tweetstorm in defense of Isaiah Thomas

How did we get here? The Pawtucket Triple-A affiliate of the Red Sox are hosting " Kyrie Irving Night" on Thursday, August 24th, following the huge blockbuster trade between the Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers . Look at George and Butler, who got traded for pennies on the dollar, while Ainge paid full-price. Just when media att...

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  • Pep Guardiola Won't Be Drawn On Manchester City Transfer Targets
Pep Guardiola Won't Be Drawn On Manchester City Transfer Targets

Manchester City get Premier League matchweek three underway on Saturday afternoon when they clash with Bournemouth at Dean Court. "Sanchez is an Arsenal player, like Mbappe is Monaco and Jonny Evans is West Brom". CFG already own New York City FC, Australian A-League side Melbourne City FC, Japan's Yokohama F. Marinos and Uruguayan outfit Club...

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  • Simona Halep draws wildcard Maria Sharapova at US Open
Simona Halep draws wildcard Maria Sharapova at US Open

Defending champion Angelique Kerber , the sixth seed from Germany, will open against Japan's Naomi Osaka. A forearm injury has limited her to one US Open hardcourt tuneup match. "Consistent with past practice, a wildcard was provided to a past United States champion who needed the wildcard for entry into the main draw". World number one K...

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