Saturday October 21-st, 2017

Georginio Wijnaldum: 'I've joined Liverpool to win trophies' Georginio Wijnaldum: 'I've joined Liverpool to win trophies'

The 25-year-old becomes Jürgen Klopp's seventh newcomer of the summer, following the moves of Loris Karius, Joel Matip, Marko Grujic, Sadio Mané, Ragnar Klavan and Alex Manninger to Anfield. He didn't adjust to that very well in England and he play...

Volleyball body wants names of 10 Russians mentioned in WADA report

Should the court rule Thursday in their favor, it would seemingly rule out the chance of the International Olympic Committee imposing a blanket ban. For now, Russia's track athletes remain in limbo. He also said he was not in a position to make d...

Russia Names Rio Olympic Squad as Athletes Await Court Verdict

The Lausanne-based Court of Arbitration for Sport will pass its verdict on a lawsuit filed by the Russian Olympic Committee in which it challenged a discriminatory principle, which the International Association of Athletics Federations ( IAAF ) had u...

International Olympic Committee decides against full ban on Russian athletes

Nobody implicated, be it an athlete, an official, or an NF, may be accepted for entry or accreditation for the Olympic Games. They said Russian cheating hurt clean athletes all over the world, so why should clean athletes in Russia get a pass? It ins...

Hurricanes in runaway Super Rugby victory Hurricanes in runaway Super Rugby victory

Sharks coach Gary Gold says they were tactically naive after they were thumped 41-0 by the Hurricanes in a rain-drenched Super Rugby quarterfinal at the Westpac Stadium on Saturday. The Hurricanes then put the match out of the Sharks' reach with tw...

Paul Scholes has his say on Pogba's world-record fee

Barcelona director Ariedo Braida claims the Liga champions have been priced out of a move for France global, citing the hike in television rights revenues being enjoyed by Premier League clubs. Juventus superstar Paul Pogba has been grabbing the...

Liverpool land midfield target Georginio Wijnaldum in £25million deal

The latest Liverpool signing, Georginio Wijnaldum, has arrived in the U.S. to join up with his new team mates. Klopp believes the 26-year-old can prove a valuable impact in the coming years. Christian Benteke's Liverpool fairytale has more or l...

Walker Endorses Trump In RNC Speech Walker Endorses Trump In RNC Speech

Texas' Cruz delivered a rousing speech on conservative ideals that was initially cheered. Romney left the stage in Tampa, Florida, after telling delegates that a "united America" that is "a nation of immigrants" would revive the economy and rev...

WNBA Fines Players And Teams For Taking A Stand

President Lisa Borders indicated that she is proud of WNBA players expressing their voices and support to the victims of the shooting but she cleared that the fine is not directed to the issue, but merely on the uniform violation. The players un...

Sam Allardyce says he's taking over England at 'right time' of career

You have to manage that, not just manage players but manage staff, to delegate to them and to give confidence to produce the qualities they have which are actually better qualities than me. It is the right time for me. "For me, with my experience, ...

Jose Mourinho insists avoiding injuries is priority against Man City Jose Mourinho insists avoiding injuries is priority against Man City

United, like City, trained at the Olympic Sports Centre to preserve the nearby Bird's Nest pitch, but the increased numbers of accredited media saw him forced outside as the tiny, sweltering press conference room was deemed unsuitable. "Of course I w...

WNBA Players #BlackLivesMatter Protests Despite Being Fined

The WNBA fined players after they ignored a league memo sent to teams earlier this week reminding them of the uniform policy. "We are proud of WNBA players' engagement and passionate advocacy for non-violent solutions to hard social issues but ex...

Other View: Ted Cruz distinguished himself Wednesday night. Mike Pence failed Other View: Ted Cruz distinguished himself Wednesday night. Mike Pence failed

Ted Cruz's (R-Texas) call for voters to mind their conscience. "I'm so glad Ted Cruz came to the convention last night and congratulated Donald Trump on receiving the nomination", Pence said. The photo expert, Mitch Goldstone, president and CEO...

Brazilian Police Arrest 10 Suspected of Plotting Olympics Terror Attack

He added that the suspects had celebrated attacks claimed by Islamic State and declared Brazil a potential target despite the country not being part of the coalition battling the terrorist group in Iraq and Syria . The minister said the leader of ...

'Doctor Strange' Brings New Trailer to Hall H 'Doctor Strange' Brings New Trailer to Hall H

The newest trailer features Benedict Cumberbatch's Dr. Stephen Strange learning the ways of sorcery and magic from The Ancient One (Tilda Swinton). "I hope you root for him". The film is directed by Scott Derrickson ( The Exorcism of Emily Rose ,...

Islanders Rumors: Attempting to Leave Brooklyn Islanders Rumors: Attempting to Leave Brooklyn

Approximately 1,500 of the 15,700 seats have obstructed views , and their team's new home is far from their Long Island roots. The plan called for stores and entertainment attractions on both sides of Citi Field. One source stressed to Newsday tha...

English soccer club Wolves bought by China's Fosun group English soccer club Wolves bought by China's Fosun group

In June, businessman Tony Xia bought rival Midlands club Aston Villa for 76 million pounds. The sale sees the complete transfer of ownership of the club, also known as the Wolves, and all of its assets from former owner Steve Morgan and his Bridgem...

Carmelo Anthony convinced to play in Rio by Jim Boeheim Carmelo Anthony convinced to play in Rio by Jim Boeheim

He maintains, however, he has not wavered on any potential criticism regarding athletes speaking out publicly on social and political issues. Remember those Dwyane Wade to the Knicks rumors? "I want no credit". "What I'm doing now is trying to la...

Second possible Zika infection found in Florida

With the second report of a non-travel Zika virus case in the state, health officials fear the virus might have a foothold in Florida. The Florida Department of Health is now conducting an epidemiological investigation along with the Centers for Di...

IOC: Russian Sports Minister to be denied 2016 Rio Olympics accreditation

It said the ministry had help from Russias intelligence service, the FSB. The IOCs legal options may become clearer after Thursday, when the highest court in sports will rule on an appeal by 68 Russian track and field athletes seeking to overturn t...

Big 12 coaches leave CSU off expansion wish list

Big 12 officials said Tuesday they will contact schools that have shown an interest in joining the conference, which consists of Texas, Texas Tech, TCU, Baylor , Oklahoma State, Oklahoma, Kansas, Kansas State, Iowa State and West Virginia.

Jose sends warning to Juve over Pogba Jose sends warning to Juve over Pogba

The United board, Mourinho told reporters, did a fantastic job by getting him 75% of the players he sought. France global Pogba departed Old Trafford to join Juve on a free transfer in 2012 and has since developed into one the world's best players ...

Donald Trump Denies Ever Linking Cruz's Father To JFK Assassination Donald Trump Denies Ever Linking Cruz's Father To JFK Assassination

Vander Plaats said he is in the same place where he plans to vote for Trump but not necessarily endorse him publicly. Trump won in Virginia, but not by a landslide. But, he said, unfortunately, the positives were overshadowed by Cruz's disruptive, ...

Henrik Stenson curves in putt on 18 to win Open Championship

Mickelson shot 65 for a 267 total. He became only the second golfer to win a major by carding 63 in the final round, joining Johnny Miller (1973 U.S. For Stenson , it's a chance to quickly add another major to the one he waited so long to get. M...

UFC 200: Amanda Nunes submits Miesha Tate to win bantamweight title

This dwarfs the $1 million Conor McGregor received for his fight with Nate Diaz. 'I feel incredible. I'm going to go back to Brazil and visit my family. Afterward, Cormier explained he went straight from the news conference for Jones' positive test...

Daley Thompson urges International Olympic Committee to ban entire Russian team from Rio Games

This is why the former Olympic fencing champion from Germany called for an urgent teleconference of his executive board yesterday, although WADA president and IOC vice-president Sir Craig Reedie did not take part, citing a conflict of interest.

Hull manager Steve Bruce leaves 3 weeks before new season Hull manager Steve Bruce leaves 3 weeks before new season

The club confirmed that Bruce had held "informal discussions" with the FA in regards to leaving the club to manage England but, having missed out to Allardyce, has chose to leave his post at the KC Stadium following four years in Hull.

Liam Smith confident of upsetting the odds against Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez Liam Smith confident of upsetting the odds against Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez

Smith will be making an undeniably large step up in class when he faces the former two-weight world champion, in what will be his American debut. That is the only reason to deliver Canelo vs. Then again, Canelo himself confirmed (as far as it is wi...

It's Henrik Stenson, Phil Mickeslson, and daylight at Royal Troon

Mickelson, who had beaten Stenson into second place to lift the Claret Jug at Muirfield in 2013, had to settle for second place on 17 under despite a flawless final round of 65, with American JB Holmes an awesome 11 shots further adrift in thir...

Bayliss hints at two-pronged spin attack Bayliss hints at two-pronged spin attack

Yorkshire's Rashid, who last played in a Test in November against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates, has been included as a second spin option and is hoping to add to his three caps. "I am very proud of the team and the way they came out and showe...

Paul Pogba's Agent Denies Manchester United Transfer Rumor, 'Bla Bla Bla' Speculation Paul Pogba's Agent Denies Manchester United Transfer Rumor, 'Bla Bla Bla' Speculation

He told reporters in Shanghai: "Suits made to measure should be better than going to a shop and just buying a size that may fit you well or not so well". "It's a fresh start and we are feeling good..." He's a Juventus player, not a Manchester Unit...

Rosberg extends Mercedes stay until 2018

Rosberg leads defending three-time champion Hamilton, who is also under contract with Mercedes until 2018, by one point ahead of Sunday's Hungarian Grand Prix . Because a vehicle sensor was triggered registering forces of 12G - more than twice the l...

Retired Gordon will drive for Earnhardt in NASCAR races

Gordon will take over for the next two weeks, much to many fans' pleasure. NASCAR's most popular driver also thanked fans for their support. Repeat concussions and head injuries have proven to be most problematic for athletes dealing with these s...

Gunman 'possibly' among nine killed in Munich shopping centre shooting

Bayrischer Rundfunk reported that shops in the center of Munich had closed with customers inside though police said reports of shots fired at a location downtown had been a false alarm. The identity of the attacker or the motive for the attack. T...

Mourinho confident United will find right players amid Pogba talk Mourinho confident United will find right players amid Pogba talk

Paris Saint-Germain's Blaise Matuidi and Chelsea's Nemanja Matic could be options for the Portuguese, who said of Pogba: "I don't confirm and I don't deny". "I asked them for four players, to be more accurate I asked for four profiles of play...

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