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Manchester United confident of agreeing £25m deal for second summer signing

Manchester United confident of agreeing £25m deal for second summer signing

Longstaff emerged as a target earlier this month and although the 21-year-old appeared to pledge his future to his boyhood club recently, the Mirror claim Man Utd remain confident they can lure the ...

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Jordan Spieth doesn't blame hit rake on his caddie

Jordan Spieth doesn't blame hit rake on his caddie

And Spieth, after his missed approach, was sure to let caddie Michael Greller hear his frustration. "So, in the first place, it was a really, really tough shot". But when I was in it, I couldn't see i...

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Capitals trade Niskanen to Flyers for Gudas

Capitals trade Niskanen to Flyers for Gudas

Gudas, 29, has one year left on his contract and carries a cap hit of $3.35 million. A physical presence on Philadelphia's blue line since the Flyers landed him in their 2015 Braydon Corbon trade wi...

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Lions trading TE Michael Roberts to the Patriots

Lions trading TE Michael Roberts to the Patriots

Roberts, a fourth-round pick by the Lions in 2017, doesn't have much National Football League experience, with 13 catches, 146 yards and three touchdowns over two seasons in Detroit. With spring pract...

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Australia, Qatar set as '20 Copa America guests

Australia, Qatar set as '20 Copa America guests

Australia had originally been secretly bidding to host next year's tournament but CONMEBOL made a decision to share hosting between Argentina and Colombia instead. You'll be able to follow your t...

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Jimmy Butler will throw his hat into the National Basketball Association free agency ring

Jimmy Butler will throw his hat into the National Basketball Association free agency ring

In light of recent injuries to Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson , teams could turn their attention towards Butler as he will can make an intimidate impact. The Sixers are expected to offer Butler a max...

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London Irish sponsor cancels after Jackson signing

London Irish sponsor cancels after Jackson signing

Diageo had said on Monday that they were meeting the club to discuss "serious concerns" regarding the decision. "Their recent decision is not consistent with our values and so we have ended our spons...

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Eberle re-signs with Islanders for 5 years

Eberle re-signs with Islanders for 5 years

Andy Graziano : Eberle's deal is a nice surprise. "I liked it there, I enjoyed the community, the playoffs were great". In my mind, I like the direction the Islanders are going.... The signing shows t...

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Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen dies at age 75

Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen dies at age 75

Bowlen's wife, Annabel, who recently announced that she, too, has Alzheimer's, and their children were on hand to accept the Lombardi Trophy on his behalf in Santa Clara, California. In his role as th...

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Rafael Nadal says he won't play Wimbledon warmups

Rafael Nadal says he won't play Wimbledon warmups

He has won his 12th Roland-Garros title, defeating Dominic Thiem in the finals on Sunday. Speaking about his injuries, he said: "I lost, I think, around 15 or even more Grand Slams in my career for ...

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When, not if, for women's Lions team, says Calveley

When, not if, for women's Lions team, says Calveley

I have been head coach with Waikato and won a championship there, and I want to challenge myself with Super Rugby ". He added: "Having toured there in 2009 I know the scale of the task ahead of us ...

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Toronto Raptors win NBA Finals - and possibly a trip to Israel

Toronto Raptors win NBA Finals - and possibly a trip to Israel

Fans basking in the glory of the Toronto Raptors' historic National Basketball Association championship win rushed to cement the memory with official merchandise Friday as the city prepared for a ma...

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Andy Murray hopes to make singles return later this year

Andy Murray hopes to make singles return later this year

No player has ever resumed a singles career after the operation Murray had, although American doubles player Bob Bryan returned five months after the surgery in 2018. Asked whether he had been playing...

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Alex Morgan sets a scoring record and shakes World Cup

Alex Morgan sets a scoring record and shakes World Cup

American star Alex Morgan grabbed five goals while Rose Lavelle and Samantha Mewis netted twice each and Lindsey Horan, Megan Rapinoe , Mallory Pugh and Carli Lloyd also got on the scoresheet in th...

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Coutinho self-critical of Barça season

Coutinho self-critical of Barça season

Tite's squad is as good as any in the tournament but the coach is trying to manage a generational change and said that choosing his squad of 23 players was the "most difficult" task he had faced sin...

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Wizards to make offer for Ujiri

Wizards to make offer for Ujiri

Wojnarowski reported the deal could approach $10 million annually and "deliver him the opportunity for ownership equity". Besides the lucrative financial deal, the offer would include running Washingt...

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Real Madrid sign 'Japanese Messi' Takefusa Kubo

Real Madrid sign 'Japanese Messi' Takefusa Kubo

Kubo is now training with the Japanese national side preparing the Copa America tournament in Brazil and has scored four goals in his last four J-League matches. Fierce rivals Barca tried to sign ...

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French Open 2019: Rafael Nadal Wins His 12th Title at Roland Garros

French Open 2019: Rafael Nadal Wins His 12th Title at Roland Garros

Marat Safin won his second major at the Australian Open in 2005 but that was before either Nadal or Djokovic had begun their count. Speaking about his injuries, he said: "I lost, I think, around 15 ...

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Woods 'fighting and hanging on' at US Open

Woods 'fighting and hanging on' at US Open

Englishman Hatton, who recorded his best finish at a US Open when he finished joint sixth past year, climbed to four under par without dropping a shot in his first 15 holes, but finished with three su...

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Warriors' Thompson tore ACL in Game 6, agent says

Warriors' Thompson tore ACL in Game 6, agent says

He went down in pain and was heading to the locker room before returning to the floor to shoot two free throws, which he made. Thompson was helped off the court in the third quarter after suffering ...

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The top earning athletes of 2019: guess where Virat Kohli ranks?

The top earning athletes of 2019: guess where Virat Kohli ranks?

However, despite an increase of Dollars 1m in endorsements, he has fallen from the 83rd rank that he held on the 2018 list. Detroit was represented by four professionals on the latest Forbes list...

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Nadal celebrates with ball kids in Paris

Nadal celebrates with ball kids in Paris

I have been able to be very close to win another title there. Where once Wimbledon was the domain of the big servers and the big hitters, the grass these days is a little slower, allowing players mo...

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Brooks Koepka’s Hat Is Going Viral At The US Open Today

Brooks Koepka’s Hat Is Going Viral At The US Open Today

Woods finished with 11 straight pars for a 1-under 70 on Thursday, leaving him five shots behind leader Justin Rose . It boasts an impressive field, of course, led by two-time defending champion Br...

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Arsenal ‘face transfer battle’ to keep Lucas Torreira

Arsenal ‘face transfer battle’ to keep Lucas Torreira

The Uruguayan joined the Gunners last summer for £26m from Serie A side Sampdoria but his latest comments have prompted talk of a swift return to the Italian top flight. The language [barrier] has...

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Nadal energised by Paris triumph and aims to win third Wimbledon

Nadal energised by Paris triumph and aims to win third Wimbledon

Nadal won at the All England Club in 2008 and 2010 but his record there since then has been mixed, although he did reach the semifinal a year ago. The Spaniard collected his 12th Roland Garros crown...

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Fifteen Serie A clubs oppose controversial Champions League reforms

Fifteen Serie A clubs oppose controversial Champions League reforms

The report says that the alternative proposal being put forward could see the existing 32-team competition expanded at the group stage to 40 or 48 teams with eight games played as opposed to the curre...

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Liverpool considering fresh Nabil Fekir transfer bid

Liverpool considering fresh Nabil Fekir transfer bid

Fekir has already conducted media duties with LFCTV, including an interview wearing the Liverpool shirt, and was set to become the third signing of an ambitious summer. This would be worth around £70,...

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Ola Aina joins Torino on permanent deal from Chelsea

Ola Aina joins Torino on permanent deal from Chelsea

But according to Torino President, Urbano Cairo, the versatile defender would now remain at the Stadio Olimpico beyond the current expiration of his deal. The defender has made six appearances for the...

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Rafael Nadal ready to

Rafael Nadal ready to "see what happens" at Wimbledon

On his chances of dethroning reigning SW19 champion Djokovic this year, Nadal said: "Realistically, I've had my chances at Wimbledon when I've been fit and playing well". Asked about his current con...

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Zion Williamson suing marketing company in first pro adversity

Zion Williamson suing marketing company in first pro adversity

On Thursday, Williamson filed a lawsuit against Gina Ford and Prime Sports Marketing in an effort to end a previously agreed upon contract, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reports. "Prime Sports Marketing's...

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Hornets’ Walker says he’d take less than supermax to re-sign

Hornets’ Walker says he’d take less than supermax to re-sign

Despite Walker's individual success in Charlotte, though, he hasn't had any team success with the Hornets. Kemba has been with the Hornets his entire career, which could be why he might consider tak...

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Michael Holding responds to ICC ‘censorship’ after criticising umpires

Michael Holding responds to ICC ‘censorship’ after criticising umpires

It's critical for us that we should never amplify umpires' mistakes by giving airtime to those incidents nor show the umpires in bad light. The situation was resolved after a further email reassured...

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Nadal wins record 12th French Open title over Thiem

Nadal wins record 12th French Open title over Thiem

He has cemented his reputation and legacy year after year, duel after duel, rout after rout. Following Sunday's 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 win, and likely forever in collective memory, it is organically his. ...

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Romelu Lukaku: Manchester United striker on Antonio Conte and transfer

Romelu Lukaku: Manchester United striker on Antonio Conte and transfer

The Belgian striker also netted twice in the Champions League for the Red Devils but the season ultimately ended in disappointment for both club and player as they finished sixth and without a trophy....

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Pouille, Raonic advance at Stuttgart grass event

Pouille, Raonic advance at Stuttgart grass event

Fucsovics wasted two set points in the second set and three match points in the third before ultimately clinching both. Milos Raonic , the runner-up in Stuttgart past year, will face Hungary's Mar...

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