Friday June 23-rd, 2017

Rafael Nadal: Tennis star cleared to play in Rio Olympic Games Rafael Nadal: Tennis star cleared to play in Rio Olympic Games

Czech Republic's Berdych, who fell to Andy Murray in the recent Wimbledon semi-finals, says his family is his "utmost priority" and will not compete in Rio. John Isner of the United States, Austria's Dominic Thiem, Australian duo Bernard Tomic and Ni...

Red Wings agree to 2-year, $8M deal with goalie Petr Mrazek Red Wings agree to 2-year, $8M deal with goalie Petr Mrazek

DeKeyser, 26, is a Macomb native and a Western Michigan University alum who signed as an undrafted free-agent with the Red Wings in 2013. The added benefit is that Mrazek will still be an RFA at the end of this deal. Shortly before a 9 a.m. hearing t...

Willian ready for 'toughest Premier League season in history' Willian ready for 'toughest Premier League season in history'

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers has indicated he is keen to sign Liverpool full-back Jon Flanagan but believes Jurgen Klopp will be reluctant to sell the full-back. Chelsea host Sunderland on the last day of this season - the same fixture where ...

White Sox P Chris Sale apologizes for jersey incident

Adam Eaton hit a walk-off single to lift the Chicago White Sox to a 4-3 win over the Detroit Tigers in the conclusion of a suspended game Sunday afternoon.Eaton's single to left field finished a game that started Saturday evening before it was ...

Rajinikanth's Kabali Grosses 250 Crores At The Worldwide Box Office Rajinikanth's Kabali Grosses 250 Crores At The Worldwide Box Office

Till date, Sultan is running in theatres and has crossed more than Rs 500 crore at the worldwide box office. Released in countries like France, US, UK, UAE, GCC, Singapore, etc. Sultan is the first movie of the Bollywood which bang the box office ...

New York Jets Have Big Quarterback Issue New York Jets Have Big Quarterback Issue

With training camp starting this week, it seems like the green-and-white are now going all-in on Geno Smith . Fitzpatrick's three interceptions sent NY to a disappointing finish to their season. The silence and disconnect between Fitzpatrick and Mar...

The Bachelor: Men Tell All The Bachelor: Men Tell All

You have now viewed your allowance of free articles. Chad just smirked and ate cold cuts in response to all this. It was the Men Tell All on The Bachelorette 2016 last night, but it really should have been called Chad Tells All , as ...

The source code for Vine was accidentally made public The source code for Vine was accidentally made public

Recently, a Bengaluru-based hacker, Anand Prakash, claimed he received $15,000 (approximately Rs 10 lakh) from Facebook for reporting a bug that could have put the social network's 1.6 billion users at risk. "Censys.io gave me an interesting URL http...

Koulibaly deciding between Everton FC and Chelsea, agent reveals Koulibaly deciding between Everton FC and Chelsea, agent reveals

Conte is yet to strengthen his defensive options since arriving at Stamford Bridge in July, but could be tempted to pursue a deal for Koulibaly after the Senegal international's agent, Bruno Satin, made it clear that his client has no intention of si...

Cook opts against follow-on

After putting on a 185-run stand for the second wicket with skipper Alastair Cook on the opening day, he further consolidated England's position in the match with his show on Day 2. Pakistan were now 71 for 5, their total at the rain break. Shortl...

Pep Guardiola: This Is How I'll Treat Manchester United Manager Jose Mourinho

The two rivals were scheduled to meet at the Bird's Nest Stadium - the host venue of the 2008 Olympics - in the Chinese capital on Monday night, with a capacity crowd of 91,000 expected to attend. The 53-year-old added that the outcome of the match i...

Canoe federation ban five Russians from Rio

Lalovic said that the UWW recently clarified to the International Olympic Committee that the Russian labs implicated in the McLaren Report are not part of its testing protocol. The games will not accept any Russian athlete who has ever tested posit...

At least 85 athletes from Russian Olympic team banned so far

That in turn led to last week's McLaren report , which detailed extensive attempts to cover up doping in Russia and implicated the Russian ministry of sport, secret service and anti-doping agency. A Russian athlete meeting the IOC's tough standards ...

'Shame! Shame!' Wasserman Schultz Booed at DNC Over 'E-MAILS' 'Shame! Shame!' Wasserman Schultz Booed at DNC Over 'E-MAILS'

Although she announced her resignation in the wake of the scandal, Wasserman Schultz still intends to open and close this week's Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia and address delegates. "If they think they can win without half the party,...

International Olympic Committee decision on Russian Federation to come within seven days International Olympic Committee decision on Russian Federation to come within seven days

International Olympic officials said yesterday that they will "explore the legal options" for a potential total ban on Russian Federation from the games in Rio de Janeiro and are taking measures to punish athletes and officials involved in the state-...

Team USA vs. China Team USA vs. China

Oh, what a difference that plane flight can make. Kevin Durant led the team scoring 19 points on 5-of-7 shooting while Klay Thomson added 17 points on 6-of-10 shooting. Durant was considered a villain for leaving his longtime team in order to win a t...

Hamilton Wins in Hungary to Take Overall Lead

With half the 21-race season now completed and Germany's Hockenheim circuit next up on Sunday, Hamilton , who has often spoken of how he thrives in adversity, still sees himself in hot pursuit. Asked if Spain changed the balance of the title battl...

Yankees and Cubs strike deal for Aroldis Chapman

They're sending shortstop Gleyber Torres to the Yankees as the centerpiece; he was ranked as the 27th prospect in the sport in Baseball America's midseason prospect list. "I feel comfortable here", Chapman said through an interpreter Sunday after...

Manchester derby in China off after heavy rain leaves pitch unplayable

At both press conferences - by the two managers - held last night, Pep and Jose acknowledged that they were anxious about the state of the pitch. "The organizers and both clubs regret that the game could not go on as scheduled and we would like to ...

Scholes: Pogba is not worth £86 million Scholes: Pogba is not worth £86 million

United have already spent big this summer with the acquisitions of Eric Bailly and Henrikh Mkhitaryan while striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic arrived from Paris Saint-Germain on a free. West Ham playmaker Dimitri Payet has waded into the debate over the v...

'Polite guys' will shake hands, declares Pep

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is more anxious about avoiding injuries on a poor pitch in Beijing than he is about winning their pre-season derby against Manchester City in the International Champions Cup (ICC). The City boss has been ke...

England job my greatest challenge: Coach Allardyce England job my greatest challenge: Coach Allardyce

Ings received his first call-up to the senior England squad in October 2015, but an anterior cruciate ligament injury days later saw him ruled out for seven months and put any hopes of playing at Euro 2016 to bed. The loss of form wasn't due to a l...

Manchester United boss sets bar high for new defender

The 14 United players who were on worldwide duty this summer, including England trio Wayne Rooney , Marcus Rashford and Chris Smalling, return to the first team fold this week, although Mourinho claims they will not play in the games in China.

Pakistan limps to 119-8 in 2nd test against England

Bairstow (batting) 32. Captain Alastair Cook surprisingly didn't force the follow-on, with England reaching 98-1 at stumps for an overall lead of 489 runs on a day when rain disrupted play four times. England took early tea at 11-0. A day afte...

Manchester derby in China cancelled due to weather and state of pitch

Flooding in Beijing has accentuated the problems and forced both teams to train away from the stadium on the eve of the game. It is the pitch in Beijing rather than old foe Mourinho and United that is of most concern to Guardiola .

With the fading Pokémon aura, short sellers flock to Nintendo

One of the most requested and expected features in Pokemon Go is trading; even when the game was first announced to the world excited fans were talking about the potential for trading and now Niantic have confirmed this will be coming to the game...

More Russian athletes banned

A number of sports are yet to declare their position with regard to Russian athletes in Rio , although any more full federation bans now appear unlikely. The 11 Russian judo athletes are expected in Rio as the IJF said Sunday that 84 per cent of i...

Staples Center Crowd Boos Kevin Durant During Team USA Game Staples Center Crowd Boos Kevin Durant During Team USA Game

Golden State general manager Bob Myers had his own theory for why KD was booed at the Staples Center. HB gave us four great years, so I hope the fans show him the utmost respect, he helped us win a championship. Durant should receive a much warmer ...

Judo's governing body gives green light to Russian athletes in Rio

Head of Russian Rowing Federation Veniamin But attends a news conference in Moscow , Russia, Tuesday, July 26, 2016. The ISSF confirms having received from WADA [the World Anti-Doping Agency] details about the three samples concerning shooting spo...

Paul Pogba not worth record fee to Manchester United, says Paul Scholes

He needs to improve if he is going to be a player worth £86million. Juventus have wrapped up the £20 million purchase of Croatian star Marko Pjaca, who could well fill the void left by Pogba. " Everybody speaks about one, but it wouldn't be a sur...

Justin Jackson and Anthony Walker make Preseason Big Ten Honors

With one of the conference's best defensive units, MI football has a good chance of seeing one of its players named the Big Ten defensive player of the year. Behind the SEC West , the argument can be made that the Big Ten East is the second-best c...

Guardiola: Of course I'll shake Mourinho's hand

The news will come as a disappointment to many who were relishing their first opportunity to see old foes, Guardiola and Mourinho b*tt heads again in a different league. "Bad conditions for my players to train and bad conditions for my players to...

National Football League investigating possible Aldon Smith video National Football League investigating possible Aldon Smith video

At one point in the video, the unidentified male says, "I don't give a --". The Periscope account has posted 31 videos in total and has 133 followers. "You're stupid. You're tripping ..." If Smith is really doing what it appears he's doing in thi...

Conte insists Costa is 'very happy' at Chelsea Conte insists Costa is 'very happy' at Chelsea

But he admitted he can not give Blues fans any guarantees that Costa will start the season at Stamford Bridge. "It's also important to have a bit of time for me to know the players and for the players to know me. Quotes circulated on Monday evening...

WFI President meets Modi over Narsingh Yadav doping row WFI President meets Modi over Narsingh Yadav doping row

Ramachandran said that Narsingh will have to go through the relevant legal process and no tainted sportsperson will be allowed to take part in the Olympics. "I am sure it's a conspiracy", Singh told reporters here. For the first time, India and t...

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