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Citi Open: Murray Breaks Down After Reaching Quarters

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His quarterfinal opponent will be Australia's Alex de Minaur , who beat eighth-seeded Hyeon Chung of South Korea 6-2, 4-6, 6-2 in the third round. But speaking to a small group of reporters outside the locker room, Murray said he "potentially" could consider not playing. Read More »

Thomas warms up for US PGA with win at WGC-Bridgestone

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And heading into defense of his PGA Championship this week at Bellerive Country Club in St. Louis, it was bugging him. Thomas took care of that nagging victory question with a final-round 69 to easily win over Kyle Stanley while winning a PGA Tour event for the first time with his grandparents in attendance. Read More »

Johnny Manziel throws INT on his first CFL pass

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The other way is to take this on the chin like a man and never let this taste creep back in your mouth again and never let it happen again. "He's going out there to do a good job moving the football for us and I believe he'll do that". "He made his share of mistakes, but no, absolutely, positively no regrets". The eight-play opening drive ended with a 17-yard TD pass to Banks at 2:50. Read More »

Former Man Utd Attacker Wants Chelsea Move

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Zaha has found his mojo once again since returning to Crystal Palace from Manchester United in the summer of 2015. Palace had offered the Ivorian worldwide a new £125,000-a-week deal in a desperate attempt to keep hold of their Player of the Year, but it seems the bright lights of Stamford Bridge are too appealing for the 25-year-old. Read More »

Paul O'Connell Set For Shock Coaching Role

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The former Lions' captain was part of the coaching set-up with the Ireland U20 side last season but will join former Munster man Mike Prendergast as part of former South African coach Heyneke Meyer's coaching team for the new season. Paul will bring his value and experience to our team thanks to his leadership ability and tactical and technical knowledge. O'Connell won 108 worldwide caps for Ireland between 2002 to 2015, the last of which came against Argentina at the 2015 Rugby World Cup ... Read More »

Manchester United set to offer Anthony Martial for Willian

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Speaking to MUTV , Mourinho said: "My CEO [Ed Woodward] has known what I want for quite a long time". According to reports, Manchester United have reportedly been offered the chance to sign Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng. He added: "The other clubs that compete with us, they are really strong, or they already have fantastic teams and squads like Chelsea , Tottenham, Manchester City. Read More »

Chelsea receive good news as superstar extends contract

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Luiz returned for a second spell at Chelsea from PSG in the summer of 2016, and went on to prove many of his critics wrong with a string of hugely impressive displays at the back. "I spoke yesterday with him about his lateness". He said: "We are not at the top level now". "I have to win and then it depends on the club but I want to stay here for a long time." It was a very positive conversation so I'm very happy about it. Read More »

Big-bucks Woods-Mickelson match set for Thanksgiving in Las Vegas

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Masters champion Patrick Reed said during last month's Scottish Open that it would be "just kind of an exhibition" unless Mickelson and Woods were playing for their own money, but Mickelson indicated that would not be the case. Both golfers will compete in this week's WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, which kicks off today at Firestone Country Club in Akron, Ohio. Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson will reportedly face-off in a dream match. Read More »

Brian Urlacher puts on gold Hall of Fame jacket for first time

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The Hall of Fame Class of 2018 also includes Randy Moss , Brian Urlacher , Brian Dawkins, Terrell Owens , Jerry Kramer, Robert Brazile and Bobby Beathard. Only one person makes a speech in Canton to introduce an inductee. The university named a street after the Hall of Fame receiver. "He should moonwalk right through the front door", writes NFL.com's Elliot Harrison of Reed's Hall prospects . Read More »

The pardon of Eden: Hazard wants to delay Chelsea return

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The Algerian global finally made his move to the Citizens from Leicester City have been linked since last summer. That's because many are just getting back from/still yet to return from their post World Cup holidays, and aren't integrated into the new season's team/totally 90 minutes match fit right now. Read More »

Tiger Woods returns to Akron for final Bridgestone Invitational tournament

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The effort moved Woods to the World No. 50 and in an effort that helped secure his place in this week's $10m event in Akron, Ohio. In December, Woods was ranked No. "I didn't quite hit the ball as well as I wanted to today". "I just kept either hitting a pull or hitting a cut. It s one of the reasons why I tried so hard to get in this event, is because it does mean something special to me". Read More »

Man United players should consider curtailing holidays: Mourinho

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Sky Sports News understands United have approached Leicester to sign Harry Maguire while fellow centre-backs Yerry Mina and Toby Alderweireld are understood to be other options. "The negativity is just one of an array of factors that Manchester United fans are not happy with - and that despondency has crept into punters thoughts ahead of the 18/19 season". Read More »

Liverpool v Napoli preview: Reds sign off pre-season in Dublin

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With the 25-year-old returning to training at the end of last week, Klopp says he is ready to pull on a Liverpool jersey for the first time in Dublin this weekend. The Liverpool Echo are reporting today that several clubs remain in the hunt for Ings, with the Anfield outfit confident of getting a fee of around £20m before the transfer window shuts. Read More »

Barcelona agree Vidal switch in '30-million-euro deal'

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Vidal has won four Serie A titles, three Bundesligas, a DFB Pokal, a Coppa Italia, two Italian Super Cups and two Copa Americas so far during the career and he will be hoping that he can end his wait for a Champions League winner's medal during his time with Barcelona . Read More »

Urban Meyer says he failed on media day dealing with Zach Smith

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In front of the assembled media in Chicago, Meyer said he knew about the 2009 incident, in which Smith was arrested for aggravated battery on a pregnant victim. Smith also spoke to ESPN, saying he never hit her. Smith said after talking to police in October 2015 about the accusations against him, he returned to work. Read More »

Thibaut Courtois tells Chelsea to sell him this summer

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Former Belgium assistant coach Graeme Jones expects Thibaut Courtois to leave Chelsea this month. Courtois , who has a year remaining on his Chelsea contract, has a three-year-old daughter and one-year-old son from a previous relationship. Read More »

Chasing 194, India end day three at 110/5

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The match between the two old foes of cricket , that eventually went Australia's way, was christened as a "Test" match, paving the way for two thousand plus matches in that format which has remained for a hundred and forty-one years. The former looked to play more conservatively, while Bairstow opened up a bit to score at any opportunity he got. "I just go with my gut feel and situation of the game", he said. Read More »

LeBron's School Changes the Conversation Surrounding His Legacy

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The LeBron James Family Foundation and Akron Public Schools will run the school in a joint venture for eight, nine and 10-year-olds. Asked by Lemon about the United States president's attacks on black athletes such as football player Colin Kaepernick , James said the president was "using sports to kinda divide us". Read More »

Montreal Alouettes announce Johnny Manziel will make CFL debut against Hamilton

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That didn't stop Alouettes fans from chanting for the former Heisman Trophy victor, and then-starting quarterback Vernon Adams was furious. On July 22, the Tiger-Cats traded Manziel (and offensive linemen Tony Washington and Landon Rice) to the Alouettes in exchange for defensive end Jamaal Westerman, wide receiver Chris Williams and two first-round draft picks (2020, 2021). Read More »

Man City, Chelsea lock horns in Community Shield

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The manager has confirmed his record £60 million ($78 million) signing is in contention to start the match after he was forced off during last weekend's final match of the USA pre-season tour against Bayern Munich. The Premier League is the best league in the world'. "We have very good midfielders, but maybe a midfielder with different characteristics". We started two and a half weeks ago. Read More »

Modric can only leave Real Madrid for €750 million release clause

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Inter now have three of Modric's global teammates on the payroll at the San Siro. Real Madrid president Florentino Perez insists Luka Modric will only leave for his buyout clause. For a deal to work with Inter, Real would likely have to agree to a loan move with the assurance of a permanent transfer next summer. The sources within the club have been assured that Modric won't be departing the club and, contrary to the papers reporting that Modric is interested in a move to ... Read More »

Max Meyer set to earn £170k-a-week at Crystal Palace

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Meyer signs for Palace on a free transfer after the midfielder let his contract at Schalke run down after the club refused to bow to his high wage demands. He told PalaceTV: "I'm so happy". I can't wait to start training with the team and I hope I'll have a good season. This is still a major signing for the Eagles who are looking to make a big impact on the Premier League this year. Read More »

Bayern rule out Boateng switch for Martial

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After the match, Mourinho criticised Martial for not returning to help his teammates, and the 22-year-old also missed their follow up match against Real Madrid . In fact, he believes these very youngsters could one day usurp him from the team. "Competition fuels this business, we have a lot of games, we'll need them", said Salihamidzic when asked about Bayern's wealth of midfielders. Read More »

Chelsea offer new £290000-a-week contract to N'Golo Kante

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Chelsea are ready to make the midfielder the club's highest paid player with a new five-year deal to ward off any interest from PSG. The German said it was "not fair" to talk about players at other clubs, which could be construed as a patronising attempt not to boast about the fact he is about to sign Chelsea's most important player. Read More »

Welsh Cyclist Geraint Thomas Wins Tour De France

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The four-time champion Chris Froome , Thomas' teammate concluded third 2:24 behind. "But I honestly didn't think about winning the race until the night before the time trial". Team Sky boss Dave Brailsford was previously questioned by British MPs following allegations Sky had breached ethical guidelines by abusing the legal use of therapeutic use exemptions (TUEs) for their riders. Read More »

Ohio State's Urban Meyer Under Investigation — Twitter Reacts

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Meyer is accused of knowing in 2015 that Smith was involved in an alleged domestic dispute with his then-wife, Courtney Smith , college football reporter Brett McMurphy wrote on Wednesday. Meyer termed firing Zach Smith , which happened July 23, as a "very tough call". Courtney Smith also said that she sent photos of the abuse to Shelley Meyer . Read More »

Diamondbacks acquire Jake Diekman from Rangers

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However, the future is now, and the future includes the Diamondbacks' mascot driving Diekman in a golf cart to join his new team instead. "They asked", he said, "and I was like 'Yeah, I don't want to carry all of my stuff". He had his best year in 2015 in Arizona, when he had 30 saves and a 1.85 ERA in 68 innings pitched. Ziegler recently was named to the Diamondbacks' 20th anniversary team. Read More »

Bryson DeChambeau apologizes for handshake 'brevity' after stunning collapse

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It enabled him to break out of a deadlock with three players to claim the $389,000 first-place check. He finally did it in his 285th event. 'This just feels incredible, it was such a rollercoaster out there, ' said an emotional McEvoy. "Last week was obviously another boost to the confidence and I've come good again this week". He has been to the qualifying school a dozen times but he will now have no such worries this year after moving up roughly 200 places in the world rankings to around ... Read More »