Sweetest win yet for Guardiola as Man City beats United 2-1

Zlatan Ibrahimovic pulled a goal back for United just before the break, but Mourinho claimed his side should have had two penalties awarded to them by referee Mark Clattenburg. In the second half, we were the best team. "This was not our best game bu... More..

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Ibrahimovic Ready For Manchester Derby

However, a further twist comes from the fact that Ibrahimovic, who previously played for Mourinho at Inter Milan, had a hard spell under Guardiola at Barcelona , with the Swedish striker once saying the Spania...More..

by | Saturday, September 10, 2016

Rio police want Olympics boss to explain Ireland's games tickets increase

The IOC said he would be in Germany instead for the official state mourning ceremony for former West German President Walter Scheel, who died last month at the age of 97. Both Mr Hickey and Mr Mallon face charg...More..

by | Saturday, September 10, 2016

Shaq, Iverson head Hall of Fame class

He was drafted with the first overall pick in 1996. The respect of my peers and love from the fans are my biggest validation. Effectively, Yao bridged the gap between the National Basketball Association and t...More..

by | Saturday, September 10, 2016

First blow: UFC champ Miocic started Cleveland's title run

What little we've seen of Punk in training doesn't inspire much confidence, and the few words of praise coming out of his camp don't sound convincing either, so all signs are that he's bitten off more than he c...More..

Pieters, Westwood, Kaymer Get Ryder Cup Nod
by | Saturday, September 10, 2016

Pieters, Westwood, Kaymer Get Ryder Cup Nod

Because, rightly or wrongly, the thought process that must have been going round in his head: hole this and I'm in. "Let's be honest, it came down to Thomas Pieters or me. "It's certainly motivated me for the...More..

New probe of disgraced former Fifa officials Sepp Blatter and Jerome Valcke
by | Saturday, September 10, 2016

New probe of disgraced former Fifa officials Sepp Blatter and Jerome Valcke

The violations relate to the salaries and bonuses paid to each of the three. In a statement, the investigatory chamber of FIFA's ethics committee announced it had now opened "formal proceedings" against the...More..

by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Djokovic advances to semis after another shortened match

Sure made for good videos, all those parallel-to-the-court dives or 360-degree smashes or racket-between-the-legs shots. His build-up to the final Grand Slam of the year was hampered by a wrist injury, and he...More..

by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Tim Tebow signs New York Mets minor league contract

If it doesn't work, Tebow wasted a few weeks of his fall and the Mets wasted a press conference - but once they've cut the check, there's no reason he won't get a minor league assignment next year. Tebow, wh...More..

by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Slovakia go down to England in opening World Cup qualifier

Retired goalkeeper Shilton, whose England record of 125 caps is likely to be broken by Rooney, told BBC Scotland: "I don't think he's a striker any more ". Former Arsenal defender Martin Keown was full of ...More..

Path of tropical depression again moves north; watches, warnings issued
by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Path of tropical depression again moves north; watches, warnings issued

With the storm's current track and intensity, the peak of the surge is expected to arrive Thursday evening. Up to 10 inches of rain could fall in central and north Florida through Friday. The hurricane center...More..

Sanchez compares himself favourably to Messi, Ronaldo
by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Sanchez compares himself favourably to Messi, Ronaldo

Without Neymar, Barca won its opening two league games of the season. "We didn't recommend to the AFA [Argentine Football Association] that they shouldn't play him in the match against Uruguay, we just told t...More..

by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Paralympic Games open to theme: 'Heart knows no limits'

As Rio2016 Olympic organising committee president Carlos Arthur Nuzman told the crowd: "When everyone else disbelieves, we Brazilians grow". The ceremony ended with an emotional passing of the Paralympic torc...More..

by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Super Serena Seals 307th Slam Win

World No. 1 Serena Williams continued her cakewalk through the early stages of the U.S. Open on Saturday when she dispatched Johanna Larsson , 6-2, 6-1, in third-round play at Arthur Ashe Stadium . Williams...More..

by | Friday, September 09, 2016

England restrict Pakistan to 247/8 in fourth ODI

Resolute half-centuries by Ben Stokes and Jonny Bairstow led England to a four-wicket victory against Pakistan and a 4-0 lead in the five-match one-day worldwide series on Thursday. "We missed chances, espe...More..

Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte banned through June 2017
by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte banned through June 2017

On Thursday, the United States Olympic Committee and USA Swimming imposed a 10-month suspension on Lochte, banning him from domestic and worldwide national swim team competitions through June 30, 2017. The robb...More..

FIFA upholds transfer bans for Real Madrid and Atletico
by | Friday, September 09, 2016

FIFA upholds transfer bans for Real Madrid and Atletico

Under global football rules, players under 18 can not be transferred to another country, except in limited circumstances, and all transfers need the approval of a special Fifa committee. Both clubs are now rest...More..

by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Connor McDavid named Team North America's captain for World Cup of Hockey

Brown. voiced his disagreement with the approach. "It's a good way to kind of kick off the season". Now, Bishop is eager to show he's back to 100 percent health and ready to pick up in 2016-17 where he left o...More..

by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Rio police want IOC head to explain Ireland's games tickets

Text messages seen by The Irish Times show Mr Hickey personally lobbied Mr Bach for more tickets for high-profile events at the Rio Games. Hickey must remain in Brazil until the probe is concluded. Pat Hickey i...More..

by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Kaepernick to donate money from jersey sales to charity

According to ESPN.com , more Kaepernick gear was sold last week on the 49ers' site than in the past eight months combined. Kaepernick will open the season as a backup for the first time since 2012. "Once aga...More..

Trevor Bayliss: England played like pretty boys in Pakistan loss
by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Trevor Bayliss: England played like pretty boys in Pakistan loss

By contrast, Pakistan's openers bagged eight fours in the first three overs of their successful reply - Chris Jordan conceding four in his first five balls to Latif. Victory saw Sarfraz Ahmed win his firs...More..

by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Mitchell, Severino pitch Yanks past Blue Jays 2-0 for sweep

Now riding a four-game winning streak, not only are they well within reach of the Orioles, who occupy that final wild-card spot, they're also just 4 1/2 games behind the Red Sox for the AL East lead. Morales al...More..

WWE Backlash 2016: American Alpha to face Rhyno and Heath Slater
by | Friday, September 09, 2016

WWE Backlash 2016: American Alpha to face Rhyno and Heath Slater

But it was in the summer time when he defeated John Cena at Money in the Bank and SummerSlam to become that top player in the WWE. I'm a bit disappointed that he didn't create a #BeatUpDeanAmbrose hashtag, at l...More..

Robbie Lawler vs. Donald Cerrone set for UFC 205 in NY
by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Robbie Lawler vs. Donald Cerrone set for UFC 205 in NY

Also on tap for UFC 205 is a lightweight matchup between Al Iaquinta and Thiago Alves . Lawler (27-11) is coming off a first-round knockout loss to Tyron Woodley at UFC 201 in July. Since losing to forme...More..

Here's how Bollywood celebrated Ganesh Chaturthi
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Here's how Bollywood celebrated Ganesh Chaturthi

This festival starts with placing an idol of Lord Ganesha inside their home or workplace and ends up by Ganesh Visarjan meaning immersion of the idol in the Sea. Finally, on 11th day Ganesh idols are immersed...More..

by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Wildcards confirmed for Team Europe

It will be the 43-year-old Westwood's 10th straight Ryder Cup , while two-time major champion Kaymer has played in the last three Ryder Cups and made the putt that ensured Europe would retain the cup at Medina...More..

Pouille stuns Nadal to lead French charge into US Open quarters
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Pouille stuns Nadal to lead French charge into US Open quarters

Her opponent Tuesday, Anastasija Sevastova, had never won four straight matches at any major until now and was retired for almost two years before returning at the start of last season. "Of course", Pouille sai...More..

by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Zlatan Ibrahimovic Compares to Neymar and Luis Suarez, Says Gianluca Zambrotta

The charismatic Swede attempted to inject some spice into the build-up to the fixture by posting a video message to the goalkeeper this morning. Having won league titles in the Netherlands, Italy, Spain and F...More..

by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

US Open 2016: Novak Djokovic focusing on himself after Tsonga retires

Djokovic entered the Open with a balky left wrist that he injured right before the Rio Olympics and contributed to his first-round loss to eventual silver medalist Juan Martin del Potro. With the unforced error...More..

Goodell doesn't agree with Kaepernick's actions
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Goodell doesn't agree with Kaepernick's actions

With that comes responsibility to use those platforms properly. "So I don't necessarily agree with what he is doing". "And we can make this country better, and that they believe I was someone who could help tha...More..

Gennady Golovkin vs. Kell Brook: Just Shut Up and Enjoy the Show
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Gennady Golovkin vs. Kell Brook: Just Shut Up and Enjoy the Show

Well I believe it does depend on how kell adapts to the weight in competition conditions. Kazakhstan's Golovkin, 34, is regarded by some observers as the best pound-for-pound fighter now involved in world box...More..

Troy Aikman Blasts Fox Sports for Hiring Skip Bayless
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Troy Aikman Blasts Fox Sports for Hiring Skip Bayless

In an interview with Sports Illustrated , Aikman, as diplomatically as possible, made it clear that he is not psyched about calling Bayless a co-worker . But Aikman's beef with Bayless goes well beyond the th...More..

by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Rory Mcilroy Wins US PGA Deutsche Bank Championship

I played some great golf after that. "I've just not been as positive about the situation as I could have been". But he went up and down to clinch his 12th PGA Tour win and first since the 2015 Wells Fargo Champ...More..

Coutinho sets up Neymar victor in Brazil victory
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Coutinho sets up Neymar victor in Brazil victory

The winning goal came after a fast counter attack, when a Neymar score put Brazil ahead. Brazil coach Tite went in unchanged from his first game at the helm - a 3-0 win away to Ecuador last Friday. With thi...More..

Kerber Solves Vinci Puzzle To Reach US Open Semifinals
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Kerber Solves Vinci Puzzle To Reach US Open Semifinals

Serena can no longer simply match her 2015 semifinal run because the feisty German and world #2, Angelique Kerber just booked her spot in the Quarterfinals. "She's on fire. She won a lot of matches". "I thi...More..

Kaepernick pledges to donate money from jersey sales
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Kaepernick pledges to donate money from jersey sales

Personally, I do not believe that refusing to support a flag is the same thing as condemning the actions of the fearless military men and women who have fought on our behalf. He added that he "was disappointe...More..

US OpenSerena reaches quarters, Radwanska ousted by teenager
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

US OpenSerena reaches quarters, Radwanska ousted by teenager

Agnieszka Radwanska was upstaged by 18-year-old Ana Konjuh as her record of failing to reach the US Open quarter-finals continued. Venus Williams failed to convert a match point and lost in the fourth r...More..

by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Confusion in Pakistan after ODI series loss to England

Test captain Alastair Cook has reportedly given private assurances that, on the basis of Dickason's advice and the ECB's subsequent decision to confirm the tour goes ahead, he will travel as required in early O...More..

Broncos cut QB Mark Sanchez
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Broncos cut QB Mark Sanchez

The Broncos released Sanchez on Saturday, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. Wide receiver Jordan Taylor #87 of the Denver Broncos makes a leaping catch on a 32 yard reception over defensive back Cariel Brook...More..

Australia beat Sri Lanka, win ODI series 4-1
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Australia beat Sri Lanka, win ODI series 4-1

Wade was caught behind for three while Khawaja was out for six as Australia were in early trouble at 25 for two in 5.5 overs. And a lackluster sequence with the bat only went so far as masking his presence du...More..

by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Stroman, Blue Jays lose 8-3 to Rays

Estrada went five strong innings without a problem before being slammed by the Rays in sixth. In the sixth inning, however, it all came undone for the funky right-hander. Toronto Blue Jays' Devon Travis wat...More..

by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Patriots hang giant Tom Brady banner at Gillette Stadium

Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians said as much recently leading up to Sunday's primetime showdown with the New England Patriots at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. "We need to have a really go...More..

Australia breaks record, beats Sri Lanka in 1st T20
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Australia breaks record, beats Sri Lanka in 1st T20

The previous best was Sri Lanka's 260-6 against Kenya in 2007. Maxwell's score is the second highest in T20Is, behind compatriot Aaron Finch's 156. Barely two weeks ago, Sri Lanka were the proud owners of t...More..

Kosovo World Cup qualifier preparations hit by eligibility issues
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Kosovo World Cup qualifier preparations hit by eligibility issues

In what could have been a very tricky tie for an Austrian side still reeling from a poor Euro 2016, first half goals from Marc Janco and Martin Hinteregger sent the away side on their way to what may well be a ...More..

Eriksen signs new Tottenham contract
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Eriksen signs new Tottenham contract

The 24-year-old Denmark playmaker arrived at White Hart Lane from Ajax in 2013 and has become a fans' favourite in north London. The midfielder was thought to be locked in negotiations with Tottenham over a...More..

Pliskova ends hopes of Williams sisters' showdown
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Pliskova ends hopes of Williams sisters' showdown

Serena, looking to continue her drive for a record seventh U.S. Open title, will meet Kazakhstan's Yaroslava Shvedova in a fourth round clash later on Monday. The 24-year-old Romanian was broken serving for the...More..

Colin Kaepernick thanks Seahawks' Jeremy Lane for supporting protest
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Colin Kaepernick thanks Seahawks' Jeremy Lane for supporting protest

On the NFL Shop's website , the red version of his San Francisco 49ers jersey is listed for $99 and holds the number one spot on the site's list of top selling jerseys. The quarterback fully knows that what he...More..

by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Police chief to mediate between 49ers, police

A letter from the Santa Clara Police Officers Association sent to the 49ers was obtained Friday by KNTV-TV, the NBC affiliate in San Jose. The letter finished by criticising the 49ers for "failing to addres...More..

Rams make roster moves during their actual move to new home
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Rams make roster moves during their actual move to new home

We're there, but there's moving parts right now, and there's probably going to be moving parts over the next couple of days. He can return at any point through the first 10 weeks of the season, but if he shows ...More..

by | Tuesday, September 06, 2016

Kelly hasn't decided Notre Dame's QB rotation vs

To better simulate the yo-yo effect that could occur Sunday night, Kelly said Zaire and Kizer have been getting swapped in and out nearly randomly - one will get six plays, then the other comes in for two, then...More..