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History made at British Open by Italy's Molinari

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I've never been anywhere near before. Kevin Kisner also was at 9 under with three holes remaining. They do not tee off until mid-afternoon, one shot ahead of Tommy Fleetwood, Pat Perez and Xander Schauffele . "I felt I really had control of the ball". "It seemed like everybody was shooting six, seven under and I figured I could probably do the same and I needed to with the leaders starting at six". Read More »

LeBron James Reacts To Kevin Love’s New Contract Extension With Cavs

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Terms were not announced , but league sources told ESPN that the four-year, $120 million extension tops out his overall deal at five years, $145 million. "Cleveland fans have been special from day one and I'm also looking forward to continuing to be a part of this great community". Love was acquired by the Cavs ahead of the 2014-15 season from the Minnesota Timberwolves in exchange for a pair of Canadians in Andrew Wiggins and Anthony Bennett. Read More »

Pep Guardiola on future, possible board meeting and Liverpool criticism

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No decision on Nmecha's future will be made until City's tour of the U.S. is open and he returns to England. The records we took last season was a outcome of what we've done every single day. In the holding midfield position we don't have less players because Fernandinho is still there one more year, [Ilkay] Gundogan can play there, Fabian Delph can play there. Read More »

Yankees Fans React To Gary Sanchez’s Lack Of Effort On Social Media

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Yankees starter Luis Severino , understandably, was not happy about it, as he expressed to Sanchez between innings. Despite recently snubbed AL All-Star Giancarlo Stanton going 4-for-4 with two RBIs, two runs scored and a walk - and the bullpen holding the Rays to zero runs and only two hits in three innings, the Yankees fell short. Read More »

FIFA Best Coach of the Year award nominees revealed

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They include all four semi-finalists - Deschamps, Zlatko Dalic, Roberto Martinez and Gareth Southgate - plus Russia's Stanislav Cherchesov. World Cup victor Didier Deschamps of France also makes the 10-man shortlist, along with Croatia's Zlatko Dalic, whose side finished runners-up in Moscow. Read More »

Ramkumar Ramanathan aims to end India's 20-year title drought in Newport

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If Ramkumar wins, he will be first Indian in 20 years to win a singles title in ATP World Tour since Leander Paes won the same title in 1998. Ramkumar will face Australian Tim Amyczek in semi final. "I played the big points really well". After the first set went on serve for ten games, Johnson broke following an error filled game by Ramkumar. Johnson closed out the eighth game of the second set with an ace. Read More »

Fiat Chrysler loses another executive after Marchionne illness

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Marchionne took over at Fiat in 2004 and orchestrated the company's merger with Chrysler in 2009, after the American brand went bankrupt and was bailed out by the United States government. Marchionne had previously said he planned to stay on as Ferrari chairman and CEO until 2021. He pledged to complete a turnaround plan initiated by his predecessor to end years of losses, and soon announced plans to revamp Fiat's organization to make it more efficient. Read More »

Alize Cornet seals Ladies Championship Gstaad title

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She will contest her first final since Brisbane in January 2017. Cornet will be going for her sixth WTA singles title, but first in more than two years. "It happened in the second point of the match", said Bouchard. Mandy Minella secured a place in her first WTA Tour semi-final since coming back from maternity leave with a straight-sets win over Sara Sorribes Tormo. Read More »

World Cup stars dominate Fifa best player award shortlist

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Ronaldo's nine-year rivalry with Messi in LaLiga ended this summer, with the Portugal captain leaving Real Madrid for Juventus in a £88m transfer. England full-back Lucy Bronze is on the shortlist for the best women's player. Six members of Lyon's Champions League-winning side are in contention for the women's player of the year award, including Norwegian forward Ada Hegerberg, whose 15 goals fired them to a record fifth European title. Read More »

Roma Turn Attention To Chelsea Target After Malcom Deal Collapse

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He cancelled his Monday night flight to Rome, leaving expectant fans disappointed at the airport. "The Brazilian player will undergo a medical on Wednesday morning before joining the 2018 FC Barcelona US Tour sponsored by Rakuten". Barcelona however, took this as a sign to get their act together and they have moved incredibly quickly to steal Malcom from Roma's grasp. Last season for Bordeaux , Malcom proved himself to be one of the trickiest wingers in Ligue 1, scoring 12 goals and ... Read More »

Nominees For The Best FIFA Men's Coach Announced

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A list of 11 candidates for the men's coach award has been drawn up by a panel of Federation Internationale de Football Association legends, including the likes of Brazil legend Ronaldo Nazario, former England boss Fabio Capello and ex-Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard. Read More »

Dirk Nowitzki’s contract is without a no-trade clause

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The previous record of 20 was held by Kobe Bryant with the Los Angeles Lakers . According to Shams Charania , the deal between Nowitzki and the Mavericks is for one-year and $5M. Nowitzki averaged 12 points and 5.7 rebounds in 24.7 minutes per game in 77 contests last season. On March 17, 2017, Nowitzki became just the sixth player in National Basketball Association history and first worldwide player to register 30,000 career points. Read More »

Tour de France: stage 16 sabotaged by protesting farmers

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Police used tear gas to disperse the demonstrators but the race had to be halted briefly after riders complained that the chemicals had got into their eyes. Several passing riders were inadvertently affected and required treatment from medical personnel. Tour organisers had previously urged spectators not to use flares due to a potential risk to riders. Read More »

Mesut Ozil's Germany tenure was already 'over' before retirement - Lothar Matthaus

Arsenal's German soccer player Mesut Ozil returns to his hotel after training in Singapore July 24, 2018. And though Matthaus, a World Cup victor with Germany in 1990, said the media coverage around the photograph played its part in Ozil's decision, he believes Germany would be better served going forward without the Arsenal playmaker's services. Read More »

Everton look to complete €56m deal for Richarlison

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If the ex-Fluminense wonderkid passes his medical today, he could very well make his bow for Everton in Thursday's pre-season friendly against Blackburn Rovers. While the appointment was made well after Silva's contract with Watford had expired, the Hornets still believe they are due compensation from Everton . Read More »

Arsenal Demand £22.3m From Lazio For Iwobi

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In his three years of senior-team football, he has featured in the highly competitive English Premier League , the prestigious UEFA Champions League and more recently, the global stage of the World Cup with his country of birth, Nigeria. 'I am German when we win, but I am an immigrant when we lose, ' he added. "I think his time to play in the national team is over". He says he received hate mail and threats and was being blamed for Germany's disappointing FIFA World Cup. Read More »

Tim Tebow Won't Get Mets Call-Up Because Of Broken Hand

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Still, if Tebow can recover his grip, and keeps improving next season as he has over the previous two, his shot at the major league isn't necessarily dead. Eastern Division's Tim Tebow looks on from the dugout after the Eastern League All-Star minor league baseball game, Wednesday, July 11, 2018, in Trenton, N.J. Read More »

DeMar DeRozan offers heartfelt goodbye to Toronto

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Meanwhile, Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green arrived in Toronto on Friday. Although DeRozan is crushed that the Raptors chose to part ways with him after so many years, he emerges as the biggest victor. Therefore, while he still clearly doesn't understand Leonard's point of view, Robinson approves of San Antonio's decision and the return that the team received for him. Read More »

Pass, shoot, score! World Cup ushers in new soccer era

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We also need to have people who genuinely want to improve the sport to get involved. "Despite his enormous quality on the pitch, he knew that he did not have the experience to deal with the situation that others do". I was devastated when Nigeria was beaten 2-1 by Argentina, which put them out of the tournament. Considering the team's history - it has only participated in four World Cups since 1998, two of which they achieved third and second-place finishes - Croatia's run was truly ... Read More »

Manchester United may already have Michael Carrick's long-term replacement

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And according to ESPN's Rob Dawson, Mourinho and Woodward, who is in the United States, will meet this week for crunch talks over Martial . "You can not do whatever you want in life". You couldn't count them on one hand. Utd could only muster up a 0-0 against San Jose, meaning United have failed to yet register a win in pre-season, following a 1-1 draw with Club America. Read More »

Brailsford slams fans who spat at Tour de France riders

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In a statement, Team Sky principal Dave Brailsford said a decision on whether Moscon would face further action will be made after the Tour. Sky has uncommon wealth, vast ambition and an ability to stock its roster with riders with the talent to lead any squad in the peloton--all of which has created an unexpected headache. Read More »

Carmelo signing with the Houston Rockets

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With this new trade, the Thunder hopes to send the former All-Star to the Hawks in exchange for guard Dennis Schroder. There are a few steps to this process - the three-team trade that sends Anthony from the Thunder to the Hawks still has to be officially completed, then Anthony has to clear waivers - but all of that appears to be a formality. Read More »

Hart ready to leave City to revive career

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The Englishman has been out on loan for the past two seasons but wants his next move to be a permanent one as he looks to get his career back on track. "I've got a lot of good relationships with the boys in the team and it was nice to see them to do well". I'm professional and I get on with things. "It's hard when you're on loan, especially when you're not a young player who people may have sympathy for". Read More »

DeMar DeRozan gives his game-worn shoes to fan

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DeRozan himself was shocked by the news. "Words could never express what you've meant to me", DeRozan wrote. As he mentions himself, DeMar joined the Raptors organization as a fresh-faced 19-year-old kid from Compton. DeRozan had said emphatically in the past that he wanted to finish his career with the Raptors. DeRozan, a four-time all-star swingman who led the Raptors in scoring in each of the last five seasons, appeared frustrated to be leaving. Read More »

Francesco Molinari shrugs off ‘terrible’ Carnoustie record to win Open

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In seven appearances in the pro-am event, he'd never managed a top-30 finish and, partly because of that, hasn't played in it since 2014. "I had a chance starting the back nine to do something, and I didn't do it". In the penultimate group, Kevin Kisner has made three bogeys and a double to go as far back as five under. Molinari made par on his first 13 holes of the day, before a two-putt birdie on the easy par-5 14th pushed him to red numbers. Read More »

Chase Briscoe holds off Grant Enfinger in Truck Series race at Eldora

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Enfinger was up to second by the ninth and final yellow flag on lap 146 that sent the race into overtime. The conversation around NASCAR running more dirt races intensifies about this time every year when the Camping World Truck Series runs at Stewart's dirt track in Ohio, Eldora Speedway, as it has for the past six years. Read More »

Matt Carpenter homers in sixth straight game

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The first baseman hit his first homer of the day in the Cardinals' 7-2 loss in Game 1 of a doubleheader against the Cubs . "The young man has a game used ball and a Javy Baez ball". But the kid now has two baseballs, and one of them is signed, instead of two baseball with both unsigned. Sports reporter David Kaplan says that's because the video clip of the "stolen" foul ball that sparked such an uproar online didn't tell the whole story. Read More »

Proteas floundering despite Maharaj wicket haul

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But this will likely have only delayed the South Africans' first series defeat by Sri Lanka since 2006. The wickets fell despite repeated errors from Sri Lanka , which dropped two catches and could have had Elgar out twice earlier had Perera not overstepped. Read More »

Loris Karius addresses critics as Iker Casillas leads defence of Liverpool goalkeeper

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American global Christian Pulisic scored two second-half goals to lift Borussia Dortmund to a 3-1 win over Liverpool in an worldwide Champions Cup friendly in North Carolina on Sunday (Jul 22). Seventeen substitutions were made between the teams at half time, but the dynamic never really changed. "Of course that's not ideal for me, but I can not say much more about that either", said Karius to Sky Germany . Read More »

Francesco Molinari Wins the British Open

With defending champion Jordan Spieth , Woods, English duo Rose and Tommy Fleetwood and McIlroy in the Sunday mix, the Molinari sub-plot was nearly overlooked as the leading groups went out. "It wasn't that bad, but it was just damp enough and cold enough that the game plan that I was trying to adapt to be aggressive and hit driver a lot, I just couldn't do it". Read More »

Hamilton Tiger-Cats trade Johnny Manziel to Montreal Alouettes

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Manziel appeared in two preseason games for Hamilton, completing 21 of 31 passes for one touchdown and one interception. The Alouettes are 1-4 and in last place in the CFL's four-team East Division. The six-foot, 210-pound Manziel was taken in the first round, No. 22 overall, by the Cleveland Browns in the 2014 National Football League draft but was released in March 2016 after posting a 2-6 record over two tumultuous campaigns. Read More »