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Look England seek to surpass India without Stokes at Lord’s

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Tendulkar notably played his first ever Test match against England at the Lord's in 1990, and he also played his last ever competitive match in the same venue in 2014 post his worldwide retirement, when he played for the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC - He has been an honorary member of the club since 2010) against a Rest-of-the-World XI, on the occasion of the Lord's ground's 200th birthday. Read More »

Chelsea ‘remain hopeful of signing Man United forward on deadline day’

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He is a good guy and we want to do our best for Everton ". Everton are also looking to tie up a deal to sign Kurt Zouma on a season-long loan from Chelsea after they agreed a deal with their Premier League rivals. Mina has signed on a permanent five-year deal worth €30million (approx £27.2million), while Portugal global Gomes has arrived at Goodison on a one-season loan. Read More »

Modric returns to Real Madrid training amid doubts over future

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The Blues ended up smashing the world record fee for a 'keeper on Wednesday, when they agreed to splash out £71 million for Kepa to replace the Madrid-bound Thibaut Courtois , who moved for just £35 million. "I arrived at Chelsea with [Petr] Cech there, and I ended up being first choice". "The manager made me feel confident about playing here". "In terms of the price, it's something I don't think about", Kepa said via a translator. Read More »

President Donald Trump rips LeBron James in late-night tweet

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And in an interview with CNN this week, James told Lemon that Trump was “trying to divide our sport, but at the end of the day, sport is the reason why we all come together”. Melania Trump has often traveled solo as well, including on two trips to visit the southern border, where Trump administration policies resulted in the separation of parents from their children . Read More »

The Highest-Paid FC Barcelona Stars After Arturo Vidal Arrival

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But Pogba told United pals he wants out. Many of Manchester United's players represented their countries during the World Cup. It will cost Manchester United £12m if they sack their manager Jose Mourinho this season . United finished second last term, their best placing since the 2013 title win in Alex Ferguson's last season in charge, but the Red Devils were a massive 19 points behind champions Manchester City and never truly in contention. Read More »

Zverev On Track To Retain Citi Open Title

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Murray's third-round victory over Marius Copil ended just past 3am on Friday (local time). The 31-year-old British star, who returned in June from an 11-month layoff with a right hip injury, also withdrew from next week's ATP Toronto Masters, also citing the drain from three gruelling three-set victories over more than eight hours on the U.S. Read More »

Riccardo leaves Red Bull for Renault

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It will be interesting to see if Red Bull's team orders now favour Max Verstappen, who will be their main driver from next year. "Perhaps it was the most hard decision of my career". The reality of success in the current era of F1 is that its largely driven by engine performance, rather than an outright aerodynamics race, something Red Bull leveraged for success in years gone by. Read More »

€17m per year to keep Hazard from Madrid

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But I have my head here and I intend to continue in the club unless the club wants to sell me. Super Eagles star, Victor Moses, has said he is looking forward to a successful season under Maurizio Sarri , despite the cloud of uncertainty in securing a starting shirt under the new Chelsea manager. Read More »

Outside firm will head Meyer probe; expected to take 2 weeks

Meyer issued a statement Friday on Twitter admitting that he lied when he denied knowing about accusations of domestic abuse against Smith, who had been fired by Meyer the day before the Ohio State coach's claims at Big Ten Media Days. While ESPN , like nearly every other US sports media outlet, has reported on the Meyer situation since the scandal broke open last week, it was Brett McMurphy , an independent reporter who was laid off by ESPN, who broke the news that suggested Meyer knew ... Read More »

Barcelona refuse to dampen Paul Pogba rumours

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Pogba endured a turbulent time at Old Trafford last season. Other key factors in this operation which could work in Barca's favor are the apparently strained relationship between Pogba and United boss Jose Mourinho , and the French midfielder's fervent desire to play with Lionel Messi, something which he has reiterated on a number of occasions. Read More »

OSU football coach Urban Meyer says he followed protocol

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The head coach has acknowledged knowing of a 2009 incident. But when he was asked about the 2015 incident, Meyer said, "I was never told about anything". He said the administrator told him to be on the next plane home because "We need to find out what is going on". "I never had a conversation about it so I know nothing about that", he said on July 24 during Big Ten Media Days . Read More »

Bills acquire WR Corey Coleman from Browns

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Hopefully a change of scenery will be just the ticket for this former Baylor star to kick-start his National Football League career. The Bills now have Coleman, Kelvin Benjamin , Andre Holmes , and Zay Jones as their starting wide receivers, but they will need to find a balance between their front-runners. Read More »

Chelsea step up interest in Reds target Nabil Fekir

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One regret Klopp will have from this summer is not signing Nabil Fekir , who came desperately close to joining Liverpool in a £53m move from Lyon . It is claimed it would be complicated if Liverpool chose to resurrect their move for Fekir having flagged up concerns over an old knee problem. Read More »

Wilfried Zaha Wants Chelsea Transfer

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Zaha only committed his long-term future to the Eagles with a five-year contract last May to take his wages to around £100,000-a-week. The Eagles are under little pressure to sell after tying Zaha to a long-term deal in 2017 worth £100,000 per week, but the Ivory Coast global made his intentions clear by rejecting improved terms earlier this summer. Read More »

£35m deal for Yerry Mina cancelled after major disagreement

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Manchester United's transfer for Barcelona's Yerry Mina has reportedly fell through following a complication meaning they may have to turn their attention elsewhere. Leicester City refuted United's enquiry, with Maguire a genuine second choice; and Mourinho's frustration on the recent tour of the USA was visible to all to see. Read More »

Manchester United face 'difficult' year if no more signings - Jose Mourinho

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Mourinho still remains hopeful of strengthening his side in the transfer window before the August 9 deadline, with Brazil worldwide midfielder Fred the club's top signing this summer. Mourinho wants two new players before Thursday's transfer deadline - a centre-back and a right winger - but has privately conceded one new arrival is more realistic. Read More »

Kohli is not invincible, says Anderson

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Rahane c Bairstow b Curran 2, R. Ashwin c Bairstow b Anderson 13, D. Karthik c Malan b Anderson 20, H. Pandya c Cook b Stokes 31, M. Shami c Bairstow b Stokes 0, I. It's pretty special. I'm sure I'll sleep well tonight because I couldn't last night. England have squandered a promising start against India to close the opening day of the first Test against India on 9-285 at Edgbaston . Read More »

Predictably a long, tough night for Manziel in his CFL debut

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His first interception came on Montreal's second offensive play, a ball thrown into coverage in the middle of the field. The former Cleveland Browns quarterback and 2012 Heisman Trophy victor completed 11 of 20 passes for 104 yards before being benched for former OR quarterback Vernon Adams Jr.in the fourth quarter. Read More »

Pedro signs one-year contract extension at Chelsea

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And keeping Chelsea's leading talents is the priority. Courtois is once again in Real's sights as they seek to replace current No 1 Keylor Navas before the transfer window slams shut. "I don't know in the future". Asked about the transfer saga, he said: I'm not going to comment. "I want to hear Courtois". Goalkeeper, Willy Caballero looked shaky at some point against the Gunners, whereas youngster Marcin Bulka produced two big saves in his 12 minutes on the field and may well retain ... Read More »

Everton rescind offer to Yerry Mina, Manchester United move also fading

Toby Alderweireld will return to preseason training with Tottenham as speculation grows regarding his future in north London. Spurs felt this will be the right move to cash in on the former Atletico Madrid man at an optimum price. The 23-year-old shone for Colombia at the 2018 World Cup, scoring twice with powerful headers as he first got them out of the group stage and then took their Round of 16 clash against England to extra time. Read More »

Woods-Mickelson showdown reportedly set for November

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When it is, I'll let you guys know". Thanksgiving, this year, will be celebrated on November 22, with the exhibition contest seemingly to follow on November 24-25. Their relationship, frosty in their primes, has thawed in recent years as age and life experiences have brought them closer . Woods, 42, and Mickelson, 48, are the top two active earners on the PGA Tour (Woods with over $112 million, Mickelson with over $87 million), and those figures don't include endorsement deals. Read More »

Randy Moss Inducted Into Pro Football Hall of Fame

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Lewis was inducted in Canton, Ohio , Saturday in his first year of eligibility. Owens said he'd like to start a conversation for change with the Hall of Fame voting process. "There's been a lot of speculation and false reports as to why I chose not to be there [Canton]", Owens said, according to ESPN . "Kobe Bryant, thanks for showing me what passion and love for your craft looks like". Read More »

Pep Guardiola sends message to new Chelsea FC boss Maurizio Sarri

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Goals though, have been hard to come by as the squad slowly adapts to "Sarri-ball". Whilst some believe that money has ruined the competition in the league and made it unfair, others view the huge influx of money as exciting times for the division, as it means that even clubs who linger around the relegation zone can purchase fancy players to bolster their squad and survival hopes. Read More »

Tiger Woods fuelled by Open anger

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During a press conference, Woods said the course is one of his favorite places to play on the Professional Golf Association tour. He s won here as many times as I ve won everywhere in my career. "My game's gotten better and good enough where I feel like I can win again out here on TOUR". "Tiger has proved that with here, with Bay Hill, with Torrey Pines, with. Read More »

MGM Resorts Named Official Gaming Partner Of NBA And WNBA

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Books in this gambling city have already expanded their offerings in recent years to include the in-game betting that the National Basketball Association believes will prove the need for its official data. Terms of the deal announced Tuesday were not disclosed, other than it's a multiyear arrangement. The company, which is scheduled to report second quarter earnings Thursday, announced separate agreements with a European bookmaker and a USA -based regional casino operator that will give ... Read More »

Chelsea offer Kante £290k-a-week

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Paris Saint-Germain are not giving up their chase of Chelsea midfielder, N'Golo Kante , the Mirror reports . "It is not fair and I do not like, and I do not like it if other coaches talk about situations of players who are playing for other clubs", Tuchel stated. Read More »