Wake held for Brazil tennis great Maria Bueno

Nicknamed " The Tennis Ballerina " because of her graceful style, Bueno spent most of her career on the court before the professional era. Bueno then took her first Wimbledon singles title in 1959, along with the USA championship title, becoming th... More..

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Didier Deschamps' Spain Claim Hits Manchester United's Antoine Griezmann Hopes

Griezmann joined Atletico in 2014 and still has four years remaining on his contract. Barca already have Luis Suarez , Ousmane Dembele and Messi in their forward line, but the latter believes that addition...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Spain manager Julen Lopetegui announced as Real coach

Real have announced that after the tournament he will take over at the Bernabeu, stepping into the role that Zidane Zidane vacated following his shock departure at the end of May - just days after guiding Real ...More..

Deontay Wilder Reportedly Agrees To Terms For Anthony Joshua Superfight
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Deontay Wilder Reportedly Agrees To Terms For Anthony Joshua Superfight

Deontay Wilder has agreed to fight Anthony Joshua in the United Kingdom in a bid to make the undisputed world heavyweight clash next. Deas says, "They offered and we accepted". We've got to speak to them a...More..

Real Madrid enter race to sign Manchester United target
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Real Madrid enter race to sign Manchester United target

The powerful midfielder is a summer target for Real Madrid and Juventus , and Manchester United have also been linked with a move for the Lazio star. The Serb played a major role as Lazio looked to retur...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Neymar & Philippe Coutinho egged in Brazil's World Cup preparations

Brazil arrived in Russian Federation on Monday hungry to make amends for their World Cup humiliation in 2014 with Neymar apparently fighting fit. The Paris Saint-Germain star launched the flour before hi...More..

Kane: England have been practising penalties
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Kane: England have been practising penalties

There has been a positive around Gareth Southgate's squad in the build-up to Russian Federation 2018 - something Southgate, on the eve of England's departure to the World Cup , is keen to capitalise on in ...More..

Arsenal close in on signing of £22m Sampdoria midfielder Lucas Torreira
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Arsenal close in on signing of £22m Sampdoria midfielder Lucas Torreira

According to Football Italia , Gli Azzurri had agreed to pay the €25 million release clause for the Uruguayan global and were in advanced stages of contract negotiations, when Arsenal made a competing bid. T...More..

Cristiano Ronaldo: Star left DISGUSTED by Real Madrid's latest contract offer
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo: Star left DISGUSTED by Real Madrid's latest contract offer

Each summer transfer window of the past three years has involved talk of Cristiano Ronaldo leaving Real Madrid . It remains to be seen what the future holds for the 33-year-old as he continues to be linked...More..

Rafa Nadal not ‘obsessed’ with Roger Federer’s 20 Grand Slams
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Rafa Nadal not ‘obsessed’ with Roger Federer’s 20 Grand Slams

While we have an edge here, I appreciate that backing a heavy odds-on shot isn't most people's cup of tea, so the game handicap should be a viable proposition . Thiem, 24, is the only player to beat Nadal on c...More..

Nigeria arrive in Russian Federation for 2018 Fifa World Cup
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Nigeria arrive in Russian Federation for 2018 Fifa World Cup

Ahmed Musa simply announced on his handle that the Super Eagles were "off to Russia". Indeed, Nigeria set out for their World Cup base after leaving their pre-tournament training camp in Austria on Monday and...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

‘Justify’ Finishes First in Belmont Stakes

When it comes to placing the wagers proposed here, it requires some knowledge in the language of betting on horse races. The dark bay colt named after the football star was summarily discounted in the June ...More..

Trump says NBA champs won't get invite, but Capitals might
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Trump says NBA champs won't get invite, but Capitals might

Cavaliers forward LeBron James and Warriors guard Stephen Curry said their teams had no interest in a prospective White House visit. Somebody says they don't want to go to the White House, he disinvites h...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Wilder Manager Explains Why They Accepted Joshua in The UK

Wilder has won an incredible 39 fights on his unblemished 40-victory record by knockout and has defended the WBC title seven times in a row since winning it three years ago. 'If for any reason Anthony changes h...More..

New Nice Boss Patrick Vieira Looking To Sweet-Talk Arsenal Target Into Staying
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

New Nice Boss Patrick Vieira Looking To Sweet-Talk Arsenal Target Into Staying

But he has now returned to his homeland to succeed Lucien Favre at Nice, after the 60-year-old left to take over at Borussia Dortmund . "I am fulfilled, happy", said Vieira. Vieira, 41, will be joined in N...More..

Liverpool target Xherdan Shaqiri after Nabil Fekir deal falls through
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Liverpool target Xherdan Shaqiri after Nabil Fekir deal falls through

Etebo, nominally an attacking midfielder but can play on the flanks, is Stoke's first acquisition under newly installed boss Gary Rowett - who succeeded Paul Lambert following his unsuccessful effort in maintai...More..

India beat Kenya 2-0 to lift Intercontinental Cup in Mumbai
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

India beat Kenya 2-0 to lift Intercontinental Cup in Mumbai

The hosts are the side to beat this tournament as they have throughout played an aggressive brand of football . India have two of their three league games easily, however, they lost to New Zealand in the thi...More..

Scotland beat England for the first time in a one-day global
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Scotland beat England for the first time in a one-day global

Calum MacLeod's superb 140 not out powered non-Test nation Scotland to a record 371 for five against an England side who are top of the one-day worldwide rankings. Hodgey said for too long Scottish sport ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Retired Schalk Brits gets South Africa call-up

Farrell converted them all and kicked a penalty. "We knew that wasn't what we worked on during the week". Bok Panther. More of Zapiro's brilliant cartoon work available at www.zapiro.com. Erasmus said the f...More..

Rafael Nadal reaches record 11th French Open final
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Rafael Nadal reaches record 11th French Open final

Matches resumed for about 15 minutes following a first rain delay before players were sent back to the locker room. The best? Roger Federer , of course, who's made 30 Grand Slam finals and won 20 of them. The ...More..

Awe-inspiring Nadal claims record-extending 11th French Open title
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Awe-inspiring Nadal claims record-extending 11th French Open title

This victory takes his total Grand Slam tally to 17, three behind Roger Federer's . "I was court side for two sets", Bartoli told ITV. "It's fun to see how they match up and how they keep pushing each othe...More..

Jurgen Klopp makes big Alisson decision after Roma name price
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Jurgen Klopp makes big Alisson decision after Roma name price

Spanish outlet Mundo Deportivo claimed that Liverpool were willing to offer €65m for Alisson this summer, and manager Jürgen Klopp even promised the Brazil worldwide the No. There are some possibilities and...More..

Casey reportedly gets 5-year deal to coach Pistons
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Casey reportedly gets 5-year deal to coach Pistons

With the offseason officially starting after the Golden State Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers for the NBA Championship, it was time for the Pistons to pull the trigger. The 61-year-old finished his ...More..

NJ Legislature Passes Sports Betting Bill | TDN
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

NJ Legislature Passes Sports Betting Bill | TDN

While some top lawmakers said they expected Monmouth Park , a racetrack near the Jersey shore in Oceanport, to begin taking bets Friday, others said they expected Murphy to consider the bill during the weekend...More..

by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Model Winnie Harlow not to blame for early chequered flag - Charlie Whiting

Sebastian Vettel put in a tremendous drive in Montreal, leading from start to finish as he clinched his 50th career win. The FIA will look into the procedure surrounding the waving of the checkered flag afte...More..

NHS Digital deputy chief executive awarded CBE in Birthday Honours 2018
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

NHS Digital deputy chief executive awarded CBE in Birthday Honours 2018

Sir Kenny who managed Liverpool at the time of the Hillsborough disaster, said he was "hugely proud to have accepted the accolade" for services to football, charity and the City of Liverpool. "I have had the pr...More..

How Tite exorcised the ghosts of Brazil's World Cup humiliation
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

How Tite exorcised the ghosts of Brazil's World Cup humiliation

Jesus' goal might have separated the two teams at the interval, but Neymar was in a different league in the first 45 minutes. Therefore Brazil should pat themselves on the back after their last pre-Worl...More..

by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Vieira appointed Nice manager after leaving New York City FC

Nice released a statement describing the 1998 World Cup victor as a "monument of French football ", whose dynamism and charisma had made him the obvious choice. Announcing Vieira's departure on their official...More..

Mets release first baseman Adrian Gonzalez
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Mets release first baseman Adrian Gonzalez

To take his spot, the Mets called up Dominic Smith from Triple-A Las Vegas and the 22-year-old will likely take over at first base. The Mets announced the moves after manager Mickey Callaway's media avail...More..

Sebastian Vettel says Ferrari's engine update was key to Canada victory
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Sebastian Vettel says Ferrari's engine update was key to Canada victory

The Scuderia Ferrari driver secured the Italian team's first pole position around the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve since Michael Schumacher in 2001, with Vettel putting in an incredible lap time in an inte...More..