Federer shocked by Anderson in Wimbledon quarters epic

You need that mindset against Roger. "I'm ecstatic. That's what you work so hard for. Matches likes that are very special". Djokovic and Nishikori will play the first match on Centre Court, followed by arguably the pick of the quarter-finals betw... More..

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Andriy Yarmolenko: West Ham sign Ukraine global winger from Borussia Dortmund
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Andriy Yarmolenko: West Ham sign Ukraine global winger from Borussia Dortmund

Yarmolenko, 28, has joined in a £17.5m switch from Bundesliga outfit Borussia Dortmund . Yarmolenko, who spent the majority of his career at Ukrainian side Dynamo Kiev, said he is looking forward to the chal...More..

Indians had costly bullpen miscommunication in loss
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Indians had costly bullpen miscommunication in loss

Alas, things are rarely that simple. Jul 10, 2018; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona (77) and the Indians infield point to the dugout during a pitching change during the ninth...More..

Wimbledon 2018: Novak Djokovic beats Kei Nishikori to make semis
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Wimbledon 2018: Novak Djokovic beats Kei Nishikori to make semis

Both Djokovic and Ivanisevic will follow up their personal involvements in the Wimbledon men's quarter finals by willing the Croatians to break English hearts later that evening. Nishikori, who had won only t...More..

Milwaukee Bucks Sign Donte DiVincenzo
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Milwaukee Bucks Sign Donte DiVincenzo

Former Villanova Wildcats guard Donte DiVincenzo skyrocketed up NBA Draft boards during the NCAA Tournament, especially during the championship game against MI when he scored 31 points en route to his Mo...More..

Russell Knox claims Irish Open victory with incredible finish
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Russell Knox claims Irish Open victory with incredible finish

The New Zealander had that putt for the title but missed on the high side and the pair were left to go back up the last. The pair played the same hole again, with Knox holing from an nearly identical position...More..

Glenn Maxwell Clarifies After Sarfraz Ahmed Handshake Snub
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Glenn Maxwell Clarifies After Sarfraz Ahmed Handshake Snub

However, the footage had caused quite a stir on social media. The 29-year-old took to Twitter to explain the situation was a "genuine oversight" and not deliberate, as he looked to have avoided Sarfraz while ...More..

England fans make late dash to Russian Federation for World Cup semi-final
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

England fans make late dash to Russian Federation for World Cup semi-final

A huge England flag has been painted on the side of a bus as Reading gets behind the boys in Russian Federation ahead of the World Cup semi-final. As we regroup, he turns to me and says, "Right that's enoug...More..

Korean-American Kevin Na Wins 2nd Career PGA Victory
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Korean-American Kevin Na Wins 2nd Career PGA Victory

Knox, who tied for second at the French Open last week, goes to No. 5 in the Race to Dubai and will get back into the top 50 in the world. Na fired six birdies in a seven-hole stretch around the turn on his w...More..

by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Former UCLA basketball star Billy Knight found dead at 39

The Phoenix do not suspect any foul play in Billy's death. "This is probably my last message on Earth", Knight says on the video we're not linking to. Knight broke out at UCLA in 2001 - when he started all 33...More..

Damian Lillard dismisses concerns that he is unhappy in Portland
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Damian Lillard dismisses concerns that he is unhappy in Portland

That's what Damian Lillard wants. "I think it's time people start recognizing that they are professional athletes and they should be treated like it and their league should be elevated and treated that way as...More..

Croatia boss Dalic: 'England have no real weakness'
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Croatia boss Dalic: 'England have no real weakness'

President Vladimir Putin was among those who praised the team on Saturday for their World Cup 2018 journey. Asked if England will be treated as just another game, the gregarious former Tottenham Hotspur d...More..

Croatia v England: Why Wednesday must be Harry Kane's day
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Croatia v England: Why Wednesday must be Harry Kane's day

England are favourites at $2.4 compared to Croatia's 3.65. "I think Raheem has been fundamental to the way that we have played - his movement, the positions he takes up, his pressing of the ball, his work-rat...More..

Klopp defends Karius after latest Liverpool blunder
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Klopp defends Karius after latest Liverpool blunder

Karius was back in goal on Saturday as Liverpool sauntered to a 7-0 win over Chester but the 25-year-old was caught on camera fumbling the ball into his own net during the warm-up. He remains Liverpool's pref...More..

Fulham win race to sign Jean-Michael Seri?
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Fulham win race to sign Jean-Michael Seri?

According to France Football , Seri has not joined up with Nice for the start of pre-season but is now in London waiting for a potential transfer. Seri has not joined his Nice team-mates for their pre-se...More..

Kim sets LPGA mark with 31-under total at Thornberry
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Kim sets LPGA mark with 31-under total at Thornberry

It was a remarkable weekend for the 25-year-old, who hit just one bogey and carded scores of 63, 65, 64, and 65 at Oneida. For the tournament, she never recorded a bogey, with her only blemish being a double bo...More..

Misfiring Olivier Giroud making unwanted World Cup history for France
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Misfiring Olivier Giroud making unwanted World Cup history for France

Left out of the starting XI for France's opener against Australia, the Chelsea striker has started every match since, but has yet to find the back of the net. "We had to take advantage a bit more in the cou...More..

Roger Federer not concerned about start of World Cup game
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Roger Federer not concerned about start of World Cup game

The World Cup showpiece will take place on Sunday at 18:00 (local time), which is 16:00 BST, meaning it is likely to kick off during the men's grass-court final, which eight-time champion Federer is a heavy f...More..

Wales Confirm Wayne Pivac As Successor To Warren Gatland
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Wales Confirm Wayne Pivac As Successor To Warren Gatland

Gatland has led Wales to two Six Nations Grand Slam titles in 2007 and 2012, a Championship victory in 2013, and a World Cup semi-final in the 11 years he's been in charge. The former New Zealand Police constab...More..

Marcus Smart Open To Deal Worth Less Than $15M Per Season
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Marcus Smart Open To Deal Worth Less Than $15M Per Season

The Boston Globe's Adam Himmelsbach noted that Smart is "open to signing a multiyear deal for less than $15 million per season". Per Himmelsbach, Smart will has already met with two teams while in Las Vegas...More..

Aaron Finch rises to top of ICC's T20I rankings
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Aaron Finch rises to top of ICC's T20I rankings

The T20I Players Rankings for batsmen had a brand new 1-2-3 at the end of the series between England and India, which the visitors won 2-1, and the triangular series in Zimbabwe , where Pakistan beat Austra...More..

Liverpool open talks for Xherdan Shaqiri
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Liverpool open talks for Xherdan Shaqiri

With Switzerland back from the World Cup after being eliminated by Sweden in the Round of 16, negotiations can progress and Shaqiri "has been considering his options since his involvement in Russian Federation ...More..

Angus Gunn joins Southampton on a permanent deal
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Angus Gunn joins Southampton on a permanent deal

The Saints have already added midfielder Stuart Armstrong from Celtic and winger Mohamed Elyounoussi from Basel, but Mark Hughes remains keen on new additions. Gunn, an ever-present for Norwich in the Champion...More..

Thailand football team won't attend World Cup final
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Thailand football team won't attend World Cup final

Narongsak Osatanakorn, leader of the rescue effort, said at a celebratory news conference. The global soccer federation, FIFA, had already invited the boys to attend the World Cup final in Russia this Sunda...More..

A Single Goal Sends France To The World Cup Final
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

A Single Goal Sends France To The World Cup Final

Lovren was the main culprit for Tottenham's first two goals as he attempted to play offside in the build-up to Kane's opener and then was again caught out by a long ball that allowed Son Heung-min to get behind...More..

Pakistan cricketer Shehzad fails dope test
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Pakistan cricketer Shehzad fails dope test

Shehzad has been issued a notice of charge. The PCB made the announcement on social media, stating it had received the report from the Independent Review Board on Tuesday. The report from India arrived yester...More..

Orioles Have Received Seven Offers For Manny Machado
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Orioles Have Received Seven Offers For Manny Machado

The Dodgers, unwilling to part with Lux or another Orioles target, High A right-hander Dustin May, are pursuing other veteran infielders, as first reported by Yahoo's Jeff Passan, while remaining in the mix for...More..

Steven Gerrard suggests Sadiq Umar deal is close
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Steven Gerrard suggests Sadiq Umar deal is close

The Mali global joined the Gers on a season-long loan deal on Tuesday, arriving from French outfit Angers and thus becoming the eighth signing of the summer for Steven Gerrard . "To be honest the plan was to...More..

Kerber, Ostapenko reach Wimbledon semis
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Kerber, Ostapenko reach Wimbledon semis

From a fan view, I guess it was over all too quickly on the day but even when Roger is part of a one-sided match it's still fun just to see what he produces. She figured out Giorgi's strong serve, avoided any b...More..

Eric Dier: Importance of `fantastic´ Raheem Sterling to…
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Eric Dier: Importance of `fantastic´ Raheem Sterling to…

Having failed to score in an England shirt for almost three years, Sterling has been strongly criticised by supporters and some pundits, with the BBC's fan-driven player-rater tool repeatedly giving him the...More..