• Unseeded Millman sends Federer crashing out of U.S. Open
Unseeded Millman sends Federer crashing out of U.S. Open

He becomes the second ever Aussie to defeat Federer in a Grand Slam, following Pat Rafter a whopping 19 years ago. "It was nearly unreal", Kyrgios reportedly said after the match, adding: "If anyone else is doing those shots against me, I'm probably not too happy".

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  • Guardiola explains motives for axing Leroy Sane
Guardiola explains motives for axing Leroy Sane

Newly-promoted Fulham are a team with plenty of talent, new signing Jean Michaël Seri, who had been linked with City, in particular settling well, but City will be heavy favourites to win that tie on home turf. "I'm delighted with the points and the way we played". Can we finish it with six out of six wins? Created more chances and conceded fewer. ...

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  • Celtic 1 Rangers 0: Ntcham inflicts Gerrard's first Rangers defeat
Celtic 1 Rangers 0: Ntcham inflicts Gerrard's first Rangers defeat

He would return to that Celtic Park dressing room defeated, but only after he had waited for the match officials at the tunnel entrance to release more fume into an already febrile atmosphere. It may very well be a different story when these two clubs next meet in December - when Rangers will not have travelled overseas for a fortnight, will ha...

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  • Barcelona up against 'powerful group' in Champions League - Ernesto Valverde
Barcelona up against 'powerful group' in Champions League - Ernesto Valverde

Modric - who also won the Golden Ball at the World Cup in Russian Federation after leading Croatia to the final - added: "As I already said, I am really happy to be here". Criticism followed from the 33-year-old's agent Jorge Mendes, his new president at Juventus Beppe Marotta and even Ronaldo's sister Katia Aveiro.

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  • Yaya Toure Set for Olympiakos Move
Yaya Toure Set for Olympiakos Move

However, his agent Dimtri Seluk set the rumour mill into overdrive after confirming his client "completed a medical in London ". Manchester City have launched the 2018/19 home kit! He made a total of 316 appearances in all competitions for the Citizens, scoring 79 goals and winning a total of six trophies.

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  • Griezmann: 'Messi and Ronaldo are on a different level'
Griezmann: 'Messi and Ronaldo are on a different level'

Ramos, who won the award for best defender in the Champions League last season on Thursday, recalled the huge bombshell dropped by former team-mate Ronaldo . These two Spanish clubs have won seven out of the last ten Champions League trophies, including five in a row. Games kick off on September 18, and two teams from each group advance to t...

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  • Blue Jays trade Josh Donaldson to Indians
Blue Jays trade Josh Donaldson to Indians

But when healthy he's still a difference-making right-handed power hitter, as evidenced by 33 home runs in 113 games (415 at-bats) a year ago, and Donaldson could theoretically play both corner infield spots. Outfielder George Bell won in 1987. After a couple of fielding misplays and an error from the Rangers, Donaldson made arguably the most famou...

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  • Raiders have 'no interest' in trading Khalil Mack
Raiders have 'no interest' in trading Khalil Mack

According to NFL .com, the Bears have agreed to send two first-round picks plus some additional unspecified compensation. The most logical thing to do if you are general manager Reggie McKenzie would be to trade Mack before the start of the new year.

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  • Arsenal boss slaps players with freakish ban
Arsenal boss slaps players with freakish ban

Arsenal manager Unai Emery has banned non-freshly squeezed fruit juices from the club's training ground. Goalkeeper: Petr Cech appears to be Emery's favoured option between the sticks right now and while his distribution with the ball may be suspect, he's done very little to warrant losing his place so I expect we'll see Bernd Leno on the be...

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  • Paul Pogba's Manchester United hell
Paul Pogba's Manchester United hell

Pogba said: 'Even we don't understand what happened. But speaking at a Poker Stars event on Monday, Pique was asked if he could see Pogba moving to the Nou Camp. "It's weird. We were determined, we started well, and in the end we lost 3-0". "We would be happy to have him ( Pogba ) here", Pique told reporters, according to Rik Sharma of Reut...

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  • Frustrated umpire gives pep talk to Kyrgios
Frustrated umpire gives pep talk to Kyrgios

Cameras showed Lahyani coming out of his chair and approaching Kyrgios while the Australian was down 0-3 in the second set to Pierre-Hugues Herbert. Former leading Australian umpire and one-time head of Asada Richard Ings weighed in. He didn't even try to hide it either; he just kept allowing Herbert to blow serves by him without even attempting ...

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  • Saints acquire QB Teddy Bridgewater from Jets
Saints acquire QB Teddy Bridgewater from Jets

The Jets are trading quarterback Teddy Bridgewater to the New Orleans Saints , according to multiple reports . With the trade, the Jets have now cleared the path for Darnold to start Week One of the 2018 National Football League season, as well as manage to get some sort of value back for Bridgewater, who has played well in the preseason.

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  • Manchester City’s potential Champions League opponents ahead of Thursday’s draw
Manchester City’s potential Champions League opponents ahead of Thursday’s draw

Red Star, the 1991 champions, left it late as they emerged by the skin of their teeth, coming from two goals down to draw 2-2 at RB Salzburg and advance on away goals after a goalless home encounter. Viktoria Plzen, Club Brugge , Galatasaray , Inter Milan, Hoffenheim , Young Boys, AEK Athens and Red Star Belgrade make up pot four . One team...

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  • Simon Mignolet Has Reacted To 'Bizarre' Loris Karius' Departure
Simon Mignolet Has Reacted To 'Bizarre' Loris Karius' Departure

I have always been clear. Klopp has already referenced Alisson's aptitude with the ball at his feet, but it is something which is still taking some getting used to by fans who have grown accustomed to a nervousness bordering on panic watching previous goalkeepers deal with back-passes.

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  • Unai Emery says Mesut Ozil missed West Ham game due to illness
Unai Emery says Mesut Ozil missed West Ham game due to illness

In the first half we conceded a lot of chances. 'But even though we started behind in the scores, we turned it around and I was very happy with the reaction of the team as well. Arsenal can beat the weaker teams without him and they will probably be more durable and harder to beat when they line up against their top six rivals with Ozil sat on...

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  • Salah sends Liverpool top, Man City held by Wolves
Salah sends Liverpool top, Man City held by Wolves

Their lead only lasted for little over 10 minutes though, as City leveled on the 69-minute mark after Laporte headed home an Ilkay Gundogan free kick. The Wolves and Portugal number one threw himself high to his left to claw a long-range effort from Raheem Sterling onto the crossbar on 22 minutes.

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  • Emery rejects reports of Ozil spat
Emery rejects reports of Ozil spat

Marko Arnautovic gave West Ham the lead but Arsenal turned the clash around thanks to Nacho Monreal, an Issa Diop own goal and Danny Welbeck's late strike. WORST PLAYER - The result will spare the blushes of Arsenal's defenders who had another day to forget. Goodluck tomorrow Jack. I love you man but we are picking 3 points against...

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  • Urban Meyer suspended 3 games, might have erased text messages
Urban Meyer suspended 3 games, might have erased text messages

Athletic director Gene Smith - who is not related to Zach or Courtney Smith - was also suspended from August 31 through September 16. The report also expressed "concern" over findings that associate athletic director Brian Voltolini approached Meyer at the start of the investigation about whether the media could access the head coach'...

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  • U.S. Open: Serena Williams seeded No. 17, Rafael Nadal No. 1
U.S. Open: Serena Williams seeded No. 17, Rafael Nadal No. 1

A victory, which would be her record-setting 24th major championship, would net her $3.8 million - the biggest prize tennis history. Though Forbes did not include a woman in their ranking of the world's top 100 highest earning athletes of 2018 after Williams' earnings fell by approximately $10 million since the year prior, only 16 male athletes...

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  • Spurs Threaten To Pile More Misery On Mourinho’s United
Spurs Threaten To Pile More Misery On Mourinho’s United

One of the numerous confusions going on at Old Trafford is about France global and Manchester United Forward, Anthony Martial . The club are willing to give Mourinho funds in the January window, but only if the Portuguese moves for targets that represent value for money.

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  • Martial 'not good enough' for Manchester United, says Allardyce
Martial 'not good enough' for Manchester United, says Allardyce

I put myself first, that my attitude wasn't right enough. Manchester United are facing the prospect of being without Alexis Sanchez for the visit of Tottenham after Jose Mourinho confirmed the attacker is a major doubt for the game next week.

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  • Ronaldo, Modric and Salah, nominated for UEFA Player of the Year
Ronaldo, Modric and Salah, nominated for UEFA Player of the Year

Despite being a two-time victor and having an impressive season with Barcelona , there was seemingly no room for the Argentinian in the top three. Messi and Barca also won the Copa De Rey, so Messi would be well within his rights to be a bit miffed for his shortlist omission.

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  • NFL Notebook: Adrian Peterson signs with Redskins
NFL Notebook: Adrian Peterson signs with Redskins

Backups Samaje Perine (sprained ankle) and Byron Marshall (lower leg) left the game with injuries, and rookie Martez Carter was waived with an injury designation on Saturday. He also earned the Most Valuable Player and Offensive Player of the Year honors in 2012 after rushing for 2,097 yards and 12 touchdowns. If Williams' scouting rep...

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  • Koepka wins PGA Championship by two strokes from Woods
Koepka wins PGA Championship by two strokes from Woods

The rankings have added significance with the Ryder Cup coming up in France in September and the top 8 gaining automatic qualification for the 12-strong U.S. Woods is still seeking his first major title since 2008 but was pleased with the way he performed to give himself the best possible chance of victory.

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  • Wickens suffers multiple injuries in Pocono crash
Wickens suffers multiple injuries in Pocono crash

There are three races left in the season. "Hopefully, we'll see him back in the vehicle soon", Hinchcliffe said . Although deaths are rare in the sport since recent safety innovations have come into effect, both IndyCar and Formula One last suffered tragedy within a month of each other in 2015.

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  • Zach Smith: Explosive new allegations surface about disgraced former OSU coach (Sportsnaut)
Zach Smith: Explosive new allegations surface about disgraced former OSU coach (Sportsnaut)

When that report is complete, it will be shared with the university's Board of Regents; the report is expected to reach the regents at some point next week. "That's the projected goal", Ohio State president Michael Drake told WOSU's All Sides of the 14-day timetable. In a statement release August 3, Meyer admitted that he was aware of the 201...

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  • Chelsea boss Sarri backs misfiring Morata to come good
Chelsea boss Sarri backs misfiring Morata to come good

New Chelsea coach Maurizio Sarri applauded his players for delivering the high-pressure game he wants to establish for much of their roller-coaster 3-2 win over Arsenal on Saturday. It started the season with a 2-0 home loss to Manchester City . I think one of the most important clubs in Europe can not sell an important player without the po...

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  • David De Gea to sign new deal, confirms Jose Mourinho
David De Gea to sign new deal, confirms Jose Mourinho

Mourinho questioned whether Valencia had returned to preseason training in the right shape after injury cut short his tour of the USA while there has been continued speculation that the United manager's relationship with Pogba has broken down.

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  • Serena falls short against Kvitova in Cincinnati
Serena falls short against Kvitova in Cincinnati

World number two Roger Federer overcame Germany's Peter Gojowczyk 6-4 6-4. Serena Williams lost in the second round of the Cincinnati Open on Tuesday against Petra Kvitova in the run up to US Open, which is starting on August 27. Williams was playing her first game after her heaviest career defeat, a 6-1 6-0 loss to Britain's Johanna Konta...

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  • Ronaldo exit no excuse for Real Madrid, says Casemiro
Ronaldo exit no excuse for Real Madrid, says Casemiro

Sergio Ramos scored a goal against Atletico Madrid , converting it from the spot-kick to put Real Madrid ahead in the game. The leadership of the "Creamy" did not overspend in the search for a replacement who has served at Juventus Cristiano Ronaldo and bet on the young and Gareth Bale, who was in the shadow of the legendary Portuguese.

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  • EPL: Michael Owen predicts result of Crystal Palace vs Liverpool
EPL: Michael Owen predicts result of Crystal Palace vs Liverpool

Zaha handed Palace a huge boost this week by signing a bumper new £130,000-a-week deal that runs until 2023. The Estonian joined Liverpool in 2016 from Ausburg, for £4.5m, and was an exemplary servant at the club, filling in at centre-back when called upon and performing to the highest standard possible, given his limited skill-set.

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  • Kieran Trippier, Harry Kane net as Tottenham Hotspur see off Fulham
Kieran Trippier, Harry Kane net as Tottenham Hotspur see off Fulham

The England striker - a two-time Premier League Golden Boot victor - had never netted in the opening month of the season, but ended that hoodoo with the final goal 13 minutes from time - a calm side-footed finish inside the right-hand post.

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  • Unai Emery keeps faith with Petr Cech for Chelsea trip
Unai Emery keeps faith with Petr Cech for Chelsea trip

However, the west London side were 3-0 winners against Huddersfield Town in their opening Premier League fixture of the 2018-19 season to secure second spot. Emery's side travel to Stamford Bridge on Sunday for a London derby against Chelsea hoping to bounce back from their opening weekend defeat Alexandre Lacazette started on the bench against...

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  • L'Equipe: Zidane wants to take over at Manchester United
L'Equipe: Zidane wants to take over at Manchester United

Zidane was heading the Whites from 2016 to 2018, and won nine titles with the Real Madrid . Many United fans are unhappy with Jose Mourinho's demeanour and style of play, with some looking for him to be replaced in what is - historically - a crucial third season for Mourinho's reign.

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  • Ben Stokes cleared of affray outside Bristol nightclub
Ben Stokes cleared of affray outside Bristol nightclub

Stokes said he was acting in self-defence, or in the defence of others, when he punched the two best friends hours after England played the West Indies in a one-day global in the city. As the verdicts were delivered at Bristol Crown Court on Tuesday (Tuesday night NZ Time), Stokes closed his eyes and then looked up. O'Connor said they were than...

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  • Paul Pogba: Barcelona director does not expect move for Manchester United midfielder
Paul Pogba: Barcelona director does not expect move for Manchester United midfielder

However, Pogba - who cost United a then-world record £89 million (105 million euros, $116 million) in 2016 to prise him away from Juventus - is known to be upset by Mourinho's remarks about his performances at the World Cup compared to those for his club last season.

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  • Sevilla vs Barcelona: Dembele wins Spanish Super Cup for LaLiga champions
Sevilla vs Barcelona: Dembele wins Spanish Super Cup for LaLiga champions

Dembele then put Barca ahead before Marc-Andre ter Stegen saved Wissam Ben Yedder's last-gasp penalty. The Blaugrana looked disjointed for large spells of the first-half, but fortuitously levelled proceedings through Gerard Pique when the defender latched on to a rebound off Lionel Messi's freekick.

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  • What former cricketers are saying about India’s performances in England
What former cricketers are saying about India’s performances in England

Virender Sehwag lamented the poor showing from the visiting batsmen and hoped that they have the mental strength to overcome disastrous displays in the remainder of the England tour. " England deserved to win; we deserved to lose". Broad took over from Anderson to dismiss Ajinkya Rahane, smartly caught at third slip by Keaton Jennings for 13, ...

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  • Ian Wright names two positives from Man City defeat
Ian Wright names two positives from Man City defeat

A first half goal from Raheem Sterling followed by an excellent left-footed strike by Bernardo Silva on 64 minutes sealed the victory for the reigning holders. "It's just one of those things". "That is going to be one of the most interesting things to watch". As for Arsenal , it is a fresh start for a squad that finished in sixth last seas...

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  • Emery Expects Tough Arsenal, City Premier League Debut
Emery Expects Tough Arsenal, City Premier League Debut

I like playing with them. Emery has commented recently that he wants his team to play like City, and he will demand intensity and pressing that was often lacking from his predecessor's teams. "You need building it up in time". Emery speaks English far from fluently but his command of the language has improved since his appointment in May and he...

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