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Manchester United given £87m Andrea Belotti price

He said: "I'm not thinking about selling Belotti". Despite reports suggesting AC Milan and Manchester United are ready to swoop, Torino plan to keep striker Andrea Belotti . Anyone who can come in and help the club win trophies, which is the ultimate aim, they are the players we want to bring in. According to Sky Sport Italia , the Rossoneri approached Toro today with their first genuine proposal for Il Gallo, but it was considered far too low. Read More »

Sehwag sends two-line resume for India coach job


Craig McDermott had also applied but BCCI claimed his documents did not reach on time and hence he won't be considered. The CAC want to choose the right candidate prior to the conclusion of the Champions Trophy on June 18 as India will be heading to the Caribbean straight after to take on the West Indies in a limited overs series. Read More »

ABC is off and running with NBA Finals


Game 3 is set for Wednesday in Cleveland . The two sides have not discussed financial terms of any new contract, sources said, though there have been discussions during the playoffs about work flow and other organizational issues of interest to both Gilbert and Griffin. Read More »

Inspiring Djokovic key to Agassi's return


Djokovic is defending his title this month at Roland Garros and he has made a decision to draft in Agassi for some extra help. Djokovic split from former coach Boris Becker in December 2016 and Agassi insists he will continue to work for free at SW19. Read More »

Kolasinac signs for Arsenal from Schalke


In a message posted on his Facebook page, the 23-year-old Bosnia-Herzegovina worldwide thanked the Bundesliga club and their fans, while claiming he turned down "many financial offers from large European clubs" in the January transfer window. Read More »

Real Madrid celebrates 12th European Cup with fans in Spain


What more could I ask? The new hairdo has already caused quite a stir on social media, with many struggling to understand why the Ballon d'Or victor would ever consider parting company with his slightly longer locks. "The people who always criticise Cristiano are going to have put their guitar back in its case". Gareth Bale has insisted that he has no intention of leaving Real Madrid this summer, amid speculation that Manchester United may attempt to sign the Wales forward for a fee of ... Read More »

Djokovic, Muguzura, Nadal in action at French Open


Former French Open champion Stan Wawrinka and two runners-up will complete their fourth-round matches on Monday at Roland Garros. 30th win this year for Karolina Pliskova . Nishikori broke early in the fifth set and was serving for the match when Chung broke back, but the Japanese player sealed the result when his opponent double faulted. Read More »

More than 1500 injured in panic after soccer game

It is hard to say [how long], but we need to enjoy what we are doing and we will see. After producing sub-par displays in Real's 2014 and 2016 Champions League final wins against Atletico Madrid, this was a far more inspired showing from Ronaldo and he was quick to pay tribute to boss Zinedine Zidane for resting him nine times during the season to keep him fresh for the run-in. Read More »

1000 injured in panic after soccer game


The former Swedish player Robin Soderling was impressive by Mario Mandzukic's goal in the first half. "(Madrid) showed their class and the attitude needed to play in this kind of game", Buffon said after losing a third final. Leonardo Bonucci's raking pass was volleyed into the box by Alex Sandro and Gonzalo Higuain kept the ball airborne for Mandzukic to chest it up and send a looping volley over Keylor Navas. Read More »

Crosby has no time for Subban's games in Stanley Cup Final

There will be two days off after the remaining games, with Game Seven not scheduled until June 14. I think the keys to this are fairly simple, when you are dominating a series like Nashville has been, the tweaks you need are minor. Hey, everyone. Showing good sportsmanship is part of being good citizens of Nashville. "He's a real good, solid two-way center iceman that makes our team more competitive when he's in our lineup". Read More »

Thad Matta out as basketball coach at Ohio State


Thad Matta is out as men's basketball coach at Ohio State . "We came to a mutual understanding , and it was time for a change in the basketball program", athletic director Gene Smith said at a press conference with Matta today. Matta was head coach for the Buckeyes for 13 seasons. The Buckeyes said a national search for a new coach would begin right away. The Buckeyes failed to reach the NCAA Tournament in his last two seasons, finishing 17-15 with a 7-11 Big Ten record. Read More »

Is Manu Ginobili a Hall of Famer?


In what could be his final game, Ginobili scored 15 points while dishing seven assists as the Spurs played feisty but ultimately fell in a 129-115 defeat. Despite losing three key players to injuries (Kawhi Leonard , Tony Parker and David Lee), the Spurs put up a big fight, but they trailed early after Golden State erected a 31-19 bubble at the end of the opening quarter. Read More »

Ken Owens to lead Lions against the Blues


You need to make yourself ready for training and games. "If you can [tell] me when things started to change, I don't know". Reigning World Player of the Year Beauden Barrett has again been in outstanding form at No.10 for the Hurricanes but the debate over who should wear the All Blacks' No.9 jersey is heating up. Read More »

Ferrari has chosen its number one driver - Hamilton

We have to add this, because his team is far away from Ferrari and Mercedes , and yet they are very good until now. "We've definitely got to improve in understanding the vehicle and do a better job". "They've had probably the strongest vehicle all year, a bit like our auto last year where it just worked everywhere". "We are all under no illusion that we are not ideal and that we still have got areas to improve on". Read More »

Zidane team talk was key to victory, says Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo and his Real Madrid teammates are set to receive huge bonuses after beating Juventus 4-1. Juventus' defeat was the seventh time they had lost in the final - a competition record. It's another record for us and the players deserve it and so do I because I scored twice and I'm the top scorer in the Champions League . "With a bit more luck we could have finished the first half in the lead and then it would have been a different match". Read More »

French Open to start with Petra Kvitova's return to court


The Globe's most recent sports headlines delivered to your inbox every morning. Kvitova has split her last six matches on clay court. "I'm not sure", said Kvitova. The 27-year-old from Czech Republic went down 7-6 (7-5), 7-6 (7-5) to Mattek-Sands in a thrilling women's singles clash that lasted more than two hours. Read More »

Zidane can stay at Real Madrid for life, says Perez

The Real Madrid starlet Cristiano Ronaldo is on the verge of winning the ballon d'or award for the fifth time in his career after helping his team to clinch the Champions League trophy over Juventus in the final at Cardiff stadium in Wales last night. Read More »

Garbine Muguruza breaks down in tears after defeat

Mladenovic raced through the first set but Muguruza pegged her back, with the Spaniard looking much more like the player who stunned Serena Williams previous year than the one who has failed to make a single final since. Kuznetsova, who won the 2009 French Open and 2004 US Open, was ousted by two-time major finalist Caroline Wozniacki 6-1, 4-6, 6-2, while 2011 US Open champion Stosur was eliminated by 19-year-old Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia 2-6, 6-2, 6-4. Read More »

Sailing-Oracle Team USA gain America's Cup bonus with New Zealand win


The pressure looked to have told on Emirates Team New Zealand on leg five of seven as they were handed another penalty, this time for sailing out of the racecourse boundary, resulting in another penalty. "We're up for the challenge and excited to do that. We can definitely pull it off and I think everyone in the team can feel that, and believes that". Read More »

Murray picks up speed at Roland Garros

Carina Witthoeft turned up late for her third round match against second-seeded Karolina Pliskova at the French Open . Neither, really, could Murray, who noticed how crestfallen his opponent was after that vital set. Del Potros first set point came in the eighth game, up a break at 5-3, but he missed a return off Murrays 80 miles per hour (129 kph) second serve. Read More »

Upset! Kerber 1st French Open top seed to lose in 1st round

World women's tennis number one Angelique Kerber's nightmare season has hit a new low after being dumped out of the French Open 6-2 6-2 by 40th-ranked Ekaterina Makarova . Kevitova has won the first competitive match after being injured six months ago by injuring a thief in his home. Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic's coach Jiri Vanek , second left, other staff members support Kvitova as she plays Julia Boserup , of the U.S, during their first round match of the French Open ... Read More »

2016 champ Muguruza upset by Mladenovic in Paris


I understand. I just think that they. sometimes should be a little bit more respectful. Two weeks past his 21st birthday, Khachanov became the youngest man to reach the fourth round here since 2009, beating 21st-seeded John Isner - the last American man in the tournament - 7-6 (1), 6-3, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (3). Read More »

LeSean McCoy bets $200K on Warriors to beat Cavaliers


Jeremy Maclin was released Friday, but it didn't take long for the Buffalo Bills to express interest in the eight-year veteran. "I've been doing my recruiting already, and don't be surprised if it happens ". "Today was the first day I seen Shady", Taylor told the Buffalo News. The fit makes sense for a Bills team that can't count on Sammy Watkins' health and is dealing with a knee injury to second-round pick Zay Jones. Read More »

Red Sox Pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez Headed To DL With Knee Injury

No problems with timing in the fourth inning (and then again in the eighth). Despite the rocky first inning, Porcello battles to put together another quality start. It's often hard to think this way while you watch your team struggle mightily at the plate, but the pitcher nearly always deserves credit when a game like this occurs. Read More »

Ron & Don: Predators-Ducks Game 5 'most vicious' game ever seen


Of course, so are the Ducks. If anyone has a chance at bouncing back and winning the Western Conference Finals it is the Anaheim Ducks . NOTES: Nashville scratched C Ryan Johansen , C Mike Fisher , D Anthony Bittetto, RW P.A. Rinne made 32 saves in Game 5. Two days later, the Predators took a 2-1 lead. Of course, Nashville has plenty of veterans and has played postseason hockey three straight years, mitigating that potential advantage for the Ducks. Read More »

PCB chief Shaharyar meets Pakistan players for pep talk


Yet this feels like the quietest contest between these two teams in a long time. Kohli stressed that teams shouldn't become complacent even after posting big totals. Like it or not, an Indo-Pak match is a bit different from other cricketing rivalries purely due to its socio-political significance. And it's a massive game. Read More »

UFC 212: Aldo vs. Holloway Results


Nate Marquardt has had so many fights in UFC the time for him has to be coming to an end. But with Aldo standing in his way, Holloway faces his biggest challenge yet: and for Aldo, this is his chance to prove that his loss to McGregor was a fluke and that he truly is the greatest featherweight of all time . Read More »