Andy Murray unlikely for Davis Cup tie

Murray is the first British man to win multiple titles since Fred Perry in 1935. But despite the heartbreaking loss to Murray at Wimbledon, Raonic insisted he would attempt to carry the same level of play and hopes for another masterful run when... More..

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by | Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Australia opts to keep Olympians out of village, citing problems

The build-up to the Rio Games has been hampered by low ticket sales, Brazil's recession, Zika virus fears and street crime problems in the city. Rio de Janeiro Mayor Eduardo Paes hit back at criticism fro...More..

Twitter To Stream Live MLB, NHL Games
by | Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Twitter To Stream Live MLB, NHL Games

With this, the social media company has deals to live-stream games from three of the four major professional leagues. The social media firm also said it would live stream " The Rally ", a nightly program pr...More..

by | Tuesday, July 26, 2016

As the speech of his life nears, Trump seeks Republican unity

Boos turned to cheers again as Cruz walked off stage just as Trump appeared elsewhere in the arena. As the crowd chanted " Lock her up! " in reference to Trump's Democratic rival Hillary Clinton, Trump wave...More..

Milos Raonic: I'm not going to leave any stone unturned
by | Monday, July 25, 2016

Milos Raonic: I'm not going to leave any stone unturned

His match against Roger (Federer) in the semis was a great, great match. It's been a phenomenal two weeks at this tournament. And I think my results for the rest of the year showed that - whereas now I feel a l...More..

Calvin Harris & Kim Kardashian Hung Out Over The Weekend
by | Monday, July 25, 2016

Calvin Harris & Kim Kardashian Hung Out Over The Weekend

Harris did some Kanye West lip-syncing of his own before the party, nodding his head along to the rapper's verse on ScHoolboy Q's track, "THat Part" in a video on Snapchat. And Amber Rose is not happy that sh...More..

by | Monday, July 25, 2016

After Woakes wrecks Pakistan, England opt against follow-on

The pair shared a smooth second-wicket partnership of 185 in excellent batting conditions at Old Trafford to frustrate the Pakistanis who won the first Test at Lord's. "We need more discipline outside off stu...More..

by | Monday, July 25, 2016

Manchester derby in China cancelled

More than 200 people have been left dead or missing in the neighbouring province of Hebei. The recent weather in the Chinese capital and woeful state of the pitch at the Bird's Nest stadium convinced the tou...More..

by | Monday, July 25, 2016

WNBA fines three teams and players for wearing Black Lives Matter t-shirts

Phoenix Mercury players Mistie Bass and Kelsey Bone, who were fined, expressed their frustration on Twitter. Likewise, it's just racist to not allow players to talk about the recent, tragic shootings of black...More..

by | Monday, July 25, 2016

Jose Mourinho believes Eric Bailly can be like Varane

Bailly, who was Mourinho's first Old Trafford signing, joining from Villarreal last month, was one of the standout performers against Wigan and the Portuguese believes the Ivorian can become just as good as F...More..

by | Monday, July 25, 2016

US Runner Kendra Harrison Sets World Record, Understandably Freaks Out

The main thing is I am injury free. "We are not there to fill the lane and go behind America and Jamaica". "[I want to] try to get another record in the 400m hurdles", Harrison told a conference call from L...More..

by | Monday, July 25, 2016

Of course I'll shake Guardiola's hand, snaps riled Mourinho

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola downplayed Monday's renewal of hostilities with Jose Mourinho, scoffing at the suggestion he would not shake his Manchester United counterpart's hand. Jose Mourinho can't w...More..

by | Monday, July 25, 2016

SN source: Gerald Green signing with the Celtics

His signing provides Boston with valuable additional depth at the center spot as he combines with Al Horford , Amir Johnson , Jonas Jerebko , Kelly Olynyk and Jordan Mickey to form Boston's frontline. Green, ...More..

by | Monday, July 25, 2016

Russian delegation to Rio 2016 Games to include over 700 people

The agency did not provide details of the offenses. There will be mounting pressure for that to be extended, even though Bach and some worldwide federations have called for a way for Russian athletes proved t...More..

by | Monday, July 25, 2016

Bolt hits out at 'disrespectful' Gatlin

Bolt rarely has anything to prove to anyone. At the Olympic Stadium on Friday night, Bolt finished 0.15 seconds ahead of Panama's Alonso Edward in second, with Britain's Commonwealth silver medallist Adam G...More..

by | Monday, July 25, 2016

Tour finale sets off from Chantilly as Froome celebrates

French riot police patrol near the Eiffel Tower, rear, prior to the twenty-first stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 113 kilometers (70.2 miles) with start in Chantilly and finish in Paris, France, Su...More..

by | Monday, July 25, 2016

Russian Federation expects IOC decision on Olympic squad at 2016 Rio on Sunday

With the Rio Games due to start on August 5, the IOC executive committee held emergency talks Tuesday on what Olympic president Thomas Bach called a "shocking and unprecedented attack on the integrity of ...More..

Former Republican Rival Cruz Draws Boos for Not Endorsing Trump
by | Monday, July 25, 2016

Former Republican Rival Cruz Draws Boos for Not Endorsing Trump

Thousands of supporters who were gathered in the convention hall roared their approval. Trump delivered a deeply negative speech that described a darkening America. Democrat Clinton's top policy adviser, Jake...More..

Lions stand alone against NZ supremacy in Super semis
by | Monday, July 25, 2016

Lions stand alone against NZ supremacy in Super semis

The Chiefs may be forced to make a couple of personnel changes for next Saturday's Super Rugby semi-final against the Hurricanes. After putting his side on the board with a penalty, Barrett then set up th...More..

Jose Mourinho criticises question on shaking hands with Pep Guardiola
by | Monday, July 25, 2016

Jose Mourinho criticises question on shaking hands with Pep Guardiola

He will want to win, I will want to win. Pep Guardiola will renew his at times bitter rivalry with Jose Mourinho on Monday in Beijing. More rain is forecast overnight, though, and even it does go ahead pl...More..

by | Monday, July 25, 2016

White Sox suspend Chris Sale for 5 days after clubhouse incident

The White Sox declined to describe the incident, but said it's "currently under further investigation by the club" and that Sale was sent home from the park. - Jeff Passan (@JeffPassan) July 24, 2016Sources say...More..

by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Modi readies turf for GST

The Congress gave birth to the GST bill. Jaitley said that the government is trying to build a consensus on GST. The Congress party said it does not want to block the passage of key bills but would seek tim...More..

by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Former NFL Coach Dennis Green Dead at 67

Former NFL coach Dennis Green died Friday of cardiac arrest, a friend confirmed to ESPN's Adam Schefter. But Dennis Green was no clown. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this challenging time a...More..

by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Froome's Joy Overshadowed By Nice Attack

Froome handled the conditions, and the occasion, well and put time into all his major rivals after finishing second on the 37.5km stage from Bourg Saint Andeol to La Caverne du Pont d'Arc. "It's a very sad day"...More..

by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

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

Rodchenkov, which reveals to the world of sport an extent of deliberate abuse of power and process in Russian Federation that is totally unacceptable for all athletes, the broader sports community and the natio...More..

by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Dumoulin wins Stage 13 amid Nice attack tributes

In a complete embarrassment for cycling's biggest race, Richie Porte crashed headfirst into a motorbike carrying a TV camera, and Froome, who was right behind his former teammate, also hit the pavement in the...More..

International Tennis Federation reassures players after Rio Olympic pull-outs
by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

International Tennis Federation reassures players after Rio Olympic pull-outs

The Canadian world number seven said he had taken this decision "with a heavy heart" and after "much deliberation with my family and coaches" over a variety of health concerns including the Zika virus, Sport...More..

by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Andy Murray wins his 2nd Wimbledon title

But Murray , who claimed his second Wimbledon crown with a straight sets win over Milos Raonic yesterday, may still travel to the quarter-final match in Belgrade to support Leon Smith's team as they start th...More..

Two additional suspects detained after Nice, France, truck attack
by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Two additional suspects detained after Nice, France, truck attack

Prosecutor Francois Molins said five suspects now in custody are facing preliminary terrorism charges for their alleged roles in helping 31-year-old Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel in the July 14 attack in the southe...More..

by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Olympics: IOC to decide on Russia Rio ban 'within a week'

Richard McLaren , who was appointed by the World Anti-Doping Agency ( WADA ) to head an independent investigative team, presentsed his report in Toronto, Canada on Monday. "We look forward to working with the ...More..

by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Paddy Power initiates campaign against Russian Olympic team

Pound, who was the first head of the World Anti-Doping Agency, said a ban was necessary because the McLaren report had revealed systemic state-sponsored doping in Russia that made it hard to tell whether any ...More..

by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Russia's Rio Games fate in balance due to delay

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 tak...More..

by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Bolt accuses rival Gatlin of 'disrespect'

At 10.02sec, it was not exactly a quick time - to put it into some context, it would have placed him ninth at the 2015 world championships final. Meanwhile, Usain Bolt retrned from injury with 19.89 seconds i...More..

Donald Trump Denies Ever Linking Cruz's Father To JFK Assassination
by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

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

Trump did have praise for one member of the Cruz clan, however: his wife Heidi Cruz. You can see the whole Cruz riff below, if you can stomach more Trump. He even made the case that the tabloid National En...More..

by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Wijnaldum completes £25m move to Liverpool from Newcastle United

Nonetheless, Klopp has a plan in place for how to integrate the 25-year-old into his setup. "It's hard to put it into words, because it's been a dream of mine for 22 years to come to the Premier League and ...More..

by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Florida may be ground zero for local Zika transmission

This is important, as the city is investigating on the possibility that the two cases were transmitted by local mosquitos, and not through the usual means of global travel. "Our local, state and territorial hea...More..

Second possible Zika infection found in Florida
by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Second possible Zika infection found in Florida

Mary T. Bassett in a statement released Friday. 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. These latest developmen...More..

by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Russia Names Rio Olympic Squad as Athletes Await Court Verdict

Earlier this week a World Anti-Doping Agency [WADA] commissioned report found that state-sponsored doping was rife among Russia's Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics team. The two sides met with CAS judges in Geneva o...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Jeff Gordon to replace Dale Earnhardt at Brickyard, Pocono

Junior missed last week's race at New Hampshire and was replaced by Alex Bowman. "We're all proud of him and looking forward to having him racing soon", said Hendrick. That team owner Rick Hendrick asked Go...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Jeurys Familia: Familia pulls escape act to earn 33rd save

Brandon Finnegan (5-7) allowed two runs and seven hits in five-plus innings. "And that's what we did". Familia had a shaky but ultimately successful ninth as the Mets held on for a 2-1 victory. Arrieta la...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Alastair Cook delighted as England take control against Pakistan

Cook did not reveal who would make way if Rashid is selected but said the only way the Yorkshire bowler would be included would be as a second spinner, meaning Moeen Ali's place is assured. He ended it with f...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Tuesday's recap: Mets 2, Cubs 1

Mets' Curtis Granderson hits a sacrifice fly off Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta, scoring Jose Reyes, during the sixth inning. "I knew Familia was going to do it, I know he's been there before"...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Hanley Ramirez Launches Red Sox Into First Place

But it was not enough to keep Pomeranz in the game. The Red Sox went on to win 11-7 here at Fenway Park in front of 38,201. Tyler Naquin, OF, Indians: In Cleveland's 11-4 beatdown of Kansas City, Naquin (3 ...More..

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho plays down importance of Borussia Dortmund mauling
by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho plays down importance of Borussia Dortmund mauling

Who wouldn't want to hear their body described as "amazing"? You try to have conditioning in the team and to know the players better. "I think in pre-season the team that wins is always the team that is in an...More..

Fluent Cook century puts England in control
by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Fluent Cook century puts England in control

Pakistan won by 75 runs at Lord's to take a 1-0 lead in the four-Test series. But it was a different story on Friday, with Shah wicketless in a return of none for 111 in 31 overs. Ballance looked assured, bu...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Gordon To Replace Dale Jr In Next 2 Races

Earnhardt said earlier in the week that he is receiving support from people around him. A driver with concussion-like symptoms can only return to NASCAR competition after the sanctioning body receives a notic...More..

Olympic time trial favourite Dumoulin crashes out of Tour
by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Olympic time trial favourite Dumoulin crashes out of Tour

Besides the flat opening four kilometers (2.5 miles) and a short descent at the finish, it's entirely uphill. Froome finished off the job in 30 minutes and 43 seconds, capturing his second stage win of this T...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Gordon to drive Earnhardt, Jr auto at Brickyard 400 Sunday

Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the No. 88 Chevrolet SS for Hendrick Motorsports , has not been cleared by physicians to compete in at least the next two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series events as he continues to recove...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Sport News Update, what you need to know

Two-time Olympic pole vault champ Yelena Isinbayeva , Russia's most famous track and field athlete, said she sees "no sense in continuing my training further", according to her social media translated by Russ...More..

Jose Mourinho Not Concerned If Manchester United Don't Land Paul Pogba
by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Jose Mourinho Not Concerned If Manchester United Don't Land Paul Pogba

Since Jose Mourinho's arrival, United have lured Swedish superstar Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Borussia Dortmund star Henrikh Mkhitaryan. French newspaper L'Equipe says some details of Pogba's deal, the most-expen...More..