Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win record 11th Roland Garros title

Thiem is the only man to have beaten Nadal on clay over the past two seasons, including a surprise victory in the Madrid Open quarter-finals last month, but there was no repeat shock on Court Philippe Chatrier as the top seed prevailed 6-4 6-3 6-2.... More..

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Salah hopeful of making World Cup opener for Egypt
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Salah hopeful of making World Cup opener for Egypt

But if the whole incident annoyed fans of the Premier League club, especially as it changed the game in Kyiv, then it was fans in Egypt who were no doubt even more annoyed with the World Cup just round the ...More..

Wait worthwhile as Halep wins French Open
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Wait worthwhile as Halep wins French Open

However, Halep is not reading too much into her impressive record against Stephens. "Thank you, guys - it was incredible and I felt your support", Halep said afterwards. Her shots were very, very deep and ver...More..

Lionel Messi urges Antoine Griezmann to join Barcelona
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Lionel Messi urges Antoine Griezmann to join Barcelona

Messi was asked about the speculation and admitted the world's best footballers will always be welcome at Barcelona; he also said he believes he would link up well with the France worldwide on the field, per ...More..

Nadal's set streak ended by Schwartzman as rain halts clash
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Nadal's set streak ended by Schwartzman as rain halts clash

However, when the players came back on after a delay of nearly an hour Nadal immediately broke back to level the second set. Novak Djokovic's shock exit at Roland Garros opened up the tournament bracket, a...More..

Giuliani Speaks for Trump. Except When He Doesn’t.
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Giuliani Speaks for Trump. Except When He Doesn’t.

Few other businesses seem to be willing to risk using Kim's image, but in the wake of the April summit, where Kim came across as an affable young man, more South Koreans are changing attitudes toward a leader...More..

LeBron James compares Warriors to Patriots after Game 3 of NBA Finals
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

LeBron James compares Warriors to Patriots after Game 3 of NBA Finals

The continuation of course for the 110-102 primetime match-up comes from past year when LeBron James and crew were also denied a victory by Steph Curry, Kevin Durant and the rest of the GSW in Game 3 of the...More..

Liverpool agree deal to sign Lyon's Nabil Fekir
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Liverpool agree deal to sign Lyon's Nabil Fekir

Fekir is expected to leave his boyhood club this summer has reportedly told Lyon that he would prefer a move to Liverpool . Talks have been ongoing, but a power play emerged from Lyon's side, with presid...More..

I have battled with depression, says England's Rose
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

I have battled with depression, says England's Rose

In fact, only three players were said to weigh the same as Kane, according to the official data, and they were his namesake and global compatriot Harry Maguire, Denmark's Jannik Vestergaard and Saudi Arabia goa...More..

Sharapova dumped out by clinical Muguruza
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Sharapova dumped out by clinical Muguruza

Halep is still chasing her first Grand Slam title after several near-misses. Two women who have won the title at Roland Garros , Maria Sharapova and Garbine Muguruza , play each other in the quarterfinals...More..

Maria Sharapova out to stop rot against old rival Serena Williams
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Maria Sharapova out to stop rot against old rival Serena Williams

Williams was playing in her first grand slam since giving birth to her first child last September, dropping just one set on her way to reaching the last 16 in the French capital. "It's very hard because I love ...More..

Cleveland Cavaliers believe they can still play better vs. Golden State Warriors
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Cleveland Cavaliers believe they can still play better vs. Golden State Warriors

The way we handled things a year ago, we would stay consistent with that. That run of recent National Basketball Association history is why Warriors coach Steve Kerr isn't anxious about his team's readine...More..

by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Not a single woman included in world's top 100 highest paid sportspeople

Mayweather retired from boxing after beating MMA star Conor McGregor in a much-hyped bout last August, and earned $285 million for his efforts. Forbes used salary and bonus data between June 1, 2017 and Jun...More..

Curry, LeBron say neither Warriors nor Cavs want White House invite
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Curry, LeBron say neither Warriors nor Cavs want White House invite

But that's certainly changed in recent years, and it's interesting to see the degree to which James acknowledges that here. Curry said he was not shocked to see how the White House appearance issue has esca...More..

Leroy Sane uploads heartfelt Instagram post after Germany snub
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Leroy Sane uploads heartfelt Instagram post after Germany snub

However, Joachim Low chose to pick Julian Brandt over Sane for this summer's tournament in Russian Federation and the manager tried his best to explain the controversial decision. "Leroy has a huge talent", h...More..

Umtiti's new Barcelona contract has $586 million euro buyout
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Umtiti's new Barcelona contract has $586 million euro buyout

Samuel Umtiti has signed his new Barcelona contract, which includes a release clause of €500million. Before signing his contract extension, Umtiti played down any speculation about his future, insisting ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Arsenal in shock Marouane Fellaini move with free transfer talks due

According to The Times , Arsenal have scheduled talks with Fellaini for Wednesday. The big Belgian midfielder - who cost United £27.5m in 2013 - will be a free agent when his contract expires at the end of t...More..

Iwobi scores but England beat Nigeria 2-1 in World Cup warm-up
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Iwobi scores but England beat Nigeria 2-1 in World Cup warm-up

Sterling had apologised to his team-mates after Southgate laid down the law but that wasn't his only issue since he joined up with England as the 23-year-old was forced to defend his new tattoo of an M16 a...More..

Serena sets up Sharapova blockbuster at French Open
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Serena sets up Sharapova blockbuster at French Open

Sharapova and Williams have met 21 times, with the American leading the head-to-head record 19-2 after 18 consecutive wins dating back to 2004. "So I was like, "this is really interesting". "I have been abl...More..

Chiefs' lineman Duvernay-Tardif graduates to OG M.D
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Chiefs' lineman Duvernay-Tardif graduates to OG M.D

To the entire @ Chiefs team: your support over the last few years as I've balanced my commitments on the field and in the classroom have been priceless. It's an honour to be a member of that community and I ta...More..

Rossi: Zidane's Madrid exit hard to understand
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Rossi: Zidane's Madrid exit hard to understand

The race to succeed Zinedine Zidane is on following the Frenchman's shock resignation from Real Madrid on Thursday, only days after steering the Spanish giants to a third successive Champions League tro...More..

Warriors withstand James’s 51 points to win Game 1 of NBA finals
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Warriors withstand James’s 51 points to win Game 1 of NBA finals

Cavaliers point guard George Hill was fouled in the bonus, sending him to the free-throw line with his team down 107-106 with 4.7 seconds left. "There were some plays that we had taken away from us", Jam...More..

Warriors withstand James’ 51 points to win NBA Finals Game 1
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Warriors withstand James’ 51 points to win NBA Finals Game 1

Also, that was just an incredible celebration by Curry . It was ruled that Thompson contested with his elbow high, which resulted in a flagrant 2 and automatic ejection. I knew I was outside the charge line, s...More..

Kevin Love cleared to play in Game 1 of NBA Finals
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Kevin Love cleared to play in Game 1 of NBA Finals

Well, not the real KD, but a huge photo of him. The Warriors defeating the Cavaliers to win their second straight title might already feel like a forgone conclusion, but there's still plenty of bets to be p...More..

Zinedine Zidane leaves Real Madrid five days after winning third Champions League
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Zinedine Zidane leaves Real Madrid five days after winning third Champions League

Zidane told a news conference that "everything changes" and "that's why I took this decision". "It can be a "see you later", Madrid has given me everything, I will be close to this club all my life". He kno...More..