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Virat Kohli dedicates Nottingham Test win to Kerala flood victims, wife Anushka

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England are struggling to find new batsmen, and even more so new openers, but Alastair can't go on like this. 'We'll play things slightly by ear. While the state of flux the team has been in during this period is a contributing factor, there is an established core who have been involved throughout and one of those, Alastair Cook, has come under the microscope. Read More »

United not happy with Neville over Woodward comment

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If Mino Raiola thought he was standing up for Paul Pogba , his client, with his outbursts about club legend Paul Scholes , he may find he has made a serious miscalculation. The midfielder was dropped for crucial matches, notably home and away against Sevilla in the last 16 of the Champions League when United exited in meek fashion. Read More »

Djokovic beats Federer to win in Cincinnati

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The Serb became the first player who collected the "Golden masters". "It's the first time I get to stand with a winning trophy in Cincinnati ". Federer congratulated his competitor and praised him: "Congratulations, Novak, on writing history today". Read More »

Cardinals acquire Matt Adams in waiver claim

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The Nationals will receive no player from the Cardinals in exchange for Adams, reports MLB .com's Mark Feinsand . Shortly after dealing Murphy , the team also traded Matt Adams to the St. The 29-year-old Adams is slashing.257/.332/.510 with 18 home runs. Martinez, 26, was placed on the disabled list with a right shoulder strain on July 31 and missed 19 games. Read More »

Bertens shocks No. 1 Halep to win Cincinnati title

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It was her third title on the year, winning her others at Roland Garros and Shenzhen. But this was the British number one at her best, taking advantage of a below-par performance from Williams, particularly on serve, with a ruthless display that lasted just 51 minutes. Read More »

Crystal Palace vs. Liverpool - Football Match Report

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Former Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho was the culprit as he had a couple of clumsy nibbles at Salah and invited the Egyptian to go down, albeit softly, as he looked to turn the Frenchman from Firmino's pass to feet. Naby Keita caught the eye again with some flashes of brilliance and we can all see that he is going to be a very useful asset once he gets used to the pace of the Premier League . Read More »

Chelsea fan posts tweet highlighting what Jorginho did throughout the Arsenal match

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I will not leave [this year]. The west London club refused to entertain any offers despite interest from Real Madrid and Hazard decided against forcing through a transfer during the summer window. "Just for one or two years, then I will start again". "I can decide if I want to stay or go". The Times claims that Chelsea are aware of Hazard's discontent, hence the reason they strengthened the squad over the summer by signing Jorginho and Kepa Arrizabalaga for a combined £122m. Read More »

England sink to new low with embarrassing Kohli blunder

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Jennings and Alastair Cook survived a tricky nine-over spell at the end of the day and as Cook negotiated the last ball, another roar went up. As well as batting collapse, another longstanding problem for England has been their catching and they floored their fifth chance this match when second slip Jos Buttler , a wicket-keeper by trade, grassed a left-handed opportunity when Pujara, on 40, edged James Anderson . Read More »

Dominant India leave England needing record run chase

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Kohli's runs came off 197 balls and was studded with 10 boundaries. In the second innings, Kohli was much calmer in the nervous nineties especially after he missed out on a well deserved century by three runs in the first inning. In the meantime, Sunil Gavaskar, the former Indian batsman, mentioned that India were lucky to be put into bat first. It is cloudy, though, so Sharma and Bumrah (then Shami and Pandya) have every chance to make this relatively new ball - only nine overs old - hoop ... Read More »

Gary Neville tore into Ed Woodward on Monday Night Football

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At the end of the game, stand up, go and shake the opposition CEO's hand, tell him well done and that you'll see him later in the season, smile and be bigger than anything. The club have brought in some useful players in Fred , Diogo Dalot and goalkeeper Lee Grant but those transfers haven't exactly got pulses racing. Read More »

Michigan State Ranked 11, Michigan 14 In First AP Poll

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As expected, the Alabama Crimson Tide have opened up at No. 1 in the initial 2018 Top 25 college football poll, followed by No. 2 Clemson and No. Each week, he takes you inside the mind of an AP Top 25 voter for insight into the process, noteworthy debates, poll history and more. UCF has appeared in the AP Top 25 poll 22 previous times. Read More »

Redskins sign former Vikings star Adrian Peterson

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Presumptive starter Derrius Guice blew out his knee in the exhibition opener, ending the second-round pick's rookie season before it began. Backups Samaje Perine and Byron Marshall are out with ankle injuries, as well. Needs 37 rushing yards to pass Jim Brown and crack the top 10 all time. Peterson is likely seen as a change-of-pace back, or that guy who gets a physical first down or helps wear a team down to close out a game. Read More »

‘I want to play: Hazard makes hispoint to Sarri

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Chelsea have started the Premier League season with two wins from two games but Maurizio Sarri is already contemplating a change. Under the tutelage of Maurizio Sarri , Chelsea are definitely going to try to clinch the Premier League title and they have a formidable armoury to meet their ambitions for the ongoing campaign. Read More »

Tottenham Hotspur vs. Fulham - Football Match Report

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Kane's highest tally is 17 in 23 games in December while he has scored most regularly in March, with 12 in 12 games and one every 77 minutes. "We need to improve in different areas, be more clinical in front of goal, as in the first 25 to 30 minutes we had so many chances and we have a lot of situations where we should be more accurate". Read More »

Man United want technical director hired before January window

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Pogba scored a stoppage time penalty but the final 3-2 scoreline was flattering on United who were thoroughly beaten by the south coast side. Pogba thumped a speculative effort well over with United struggling to make any headway against the well-organised home side - but after 34 minutes they found a way back, Shaw's bouncing, deflected ball into the area glanced home by Lukaku. Read More »

Robert Wickens suffers broken legs in scary Pocono crash

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The race is expected to restart in the next 5-10 minutes, according to IndyCar Race Control. Sunday's race was the 14th in the 17-race IndyCar season. "We'll enjoy this one, but dark cloud (today)", Rossi said. "I'm okay, just thinking about Robert", Hunter-Reay told NBCSN. Scott Dixon had his lead trimmed in the championship standings, finishing third. Read More »

Maurizio Sarri smoking: Chelsea boss reveals plan to quit cigarettes

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In a devastating start to Sarri's first game at Stamford Bridge, Chelsea pinned Arsenal in their own half and raced into a 2-0 lead within 20 minutes thanks to goals from Spain duo Pedro and Alvaro Morata . It was important for me after three years without continuity of play in Madrid, to find a team and coach that want me, and that happened in Chelsea . Read More »

Fury: Wilder Called, I Answered - Not Like Sh*thouse Joshua!

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Fury's promoter, Frank Warren, said about the date and venue: "All will be revealed next week - but the fight is on". "It is on", said the American, who holds a professional record of 40-0, 39 KOs. I went 10 rounds and I was very happy with my performance. After being awarded the win, Fury paraded in the ring with Wilder's WBC belt. It was a step up in opponent; I needed to box and move and still show I can go 10 rounds. Read More »

Manchester United vs Brighton

Souness was talking at half time of Manchester United's Premier League clash with Brighton today. Real Madrid had often led the chase for De Gea, but they snapped up Thibaut Courtois from Chelsea over the summer and United have been freed to focus on agreeing fresh terms with their No. Read More »

Pandya Picks Five, England Dismissed for 161

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Sharma was handed the ball as play restarted and he had both the openers - Alastair Cook (29) and Keaton Jennings (20) - in all sorts of trouble. 100 - James Anderson becomes only the second bowler to pick up 100 wickets against India in Tests after Muttiah Muralitharan. Read More »

My coach advised me to stop breastfeeding -Serena

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Her children were 11, nine and five at the time . Just 10 minutes before the heaviest defeat of her career last month, Serena Williams received some terrible news. Last week she said she didn't feel like a good mother because of fears she was not doing enough for her daughter. But on the cover of Time magazine , she is a figure of pure power. Read More »

Look Wallabies front row named to face All Blacks

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He is set to make his Wallabies debut. "We need to be disappointed about this result", skipper Michael Hooper said. However, tries against the run of play prevented them from giving the best account of themselves when it mattered most in front of 66,318 fans growing exhausted of inconsistent performances. Read More »

India vs England: Ajinkya Rahane Says Partnership With Virat Kohli Was Crucial

Asked about Stokes" demeanour in his first match since being acquitted of affray at Bristol Crown Court just four days ago, Woakes said: "There was no real difference in Ben. Furious with himself, Kohli shouted his frustrations as he left the field to a standing ovation. Because of that the middle order batsmen were walking in early in hard conditions. Read More »

Mauricio Pochettino: 'I only want players who are committed to Tottenham'

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Kane struck in the 77th minute at Wembley Stadium, three minutes after global teammate Kieran Tripper picked up where he left off at the World Cup with a curling free kick to put his side ahead for the second time. However, former Arsenal midfielder Merson doesn't share his optimism as the Sky Sports pundit has backed Chelsea to edge this weekend's huge game in west London 2-1. Read More »

Kasey Kahne Semi-Retiring from NASCAR, Grueling Schedule Is Killing Me

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The former Hendrick Motorsports driver has 18 victories, including a playoff-clinching win last season at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. For 2019, Leavine Family Racing offered a contract to Kasey Kahne . Sadler made his Xfinity Series debut in 1995. To date, Kahne has made 527 Cup Series starts . Sadler won three races in 2016 but hasn't won a race since. Read More »

Manchester United 'rubbish Paul Pogba-Jose Mourinho rift'

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Mourinho was furious after the club failed to back him going into the final week of the window and vetoed his wish to sign an experienced centre-back. Ex Man United striker Dimitar Berbatov is confident that Pogba and Mourinho will be able to "figure it out". While the sentiment and Mourinho's desire to get command of the dressing room were right, his comments brought on another issue: Some of his players did want to leave. Read More »

World Cup of tennis agreed in Davis Cup overhaul

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The current Davis Cup format is a knockout event played February, July, September and November at home and away venues around the globe, best-of-five match ties following Grand Slam events until the final round. The new format involves 18 teams - that includes two wild cards - shuffled into six groups of three, where the victor and top two runners-up would proceed to a knockout stage started from the quarterfinals. Read More »

New year, same scapegoat - Arsenal's fall guy slated again after Chelsea loss

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With that, I want to do the balance between the attacking and the defensive moments because I think we conceded a lot to Chelsea and in the second half we need to keep control of the match, with the ball and with the positioning. "I believe in our team. He is now with the team and knowing and learning English conversation with us and can understand all the things we want to do tactically on the pitch", Emery said. Read More »

Ohio State president provides update on Urban Meyer investigation

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In this January 1, 2011, file photo, then-Florida head coach Urban Meyer puts his arm around his wife Shelley after Florida defeated Penn State 37-24 in the Outback Bowl NCAA college football game, in Tampa, Fla. "What we're doing now is an investigation to try to find out exactly what happened, why, what the context was, etc.", Drake said. Smith has not yet made any public comments on the matter. Read More »

Unai Emery reveals who will start in goal against Chelsea

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That was all in the first half. Early goals from Pedro and Alvaro Morata gave them the flawless start to boss Maurizio Sarri's first home Premier League game. Arsenal levelled through Iwobi's slammed finish from 10 yards, picked out by Mkhitaryan after Chelsea gave him the freedom of west London, and Emery's side would have gone into half-time ahead if the Nigerian hadn't blazed over from near the penalty spot in space again. Read More »

Real Madrid Star: We Must Forget About Cristiano Ronaldo

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Following Real Madrid's UEFA Super Cup loss to Atletico Madrid on Wednesday night, a Los Blancos star has insisted that while Cristiano Ronaldo can not be replaced, the team must forget about him. New coach Julen Lopetegui begins his first season in La Liga with the blemish of being sacked by Spain on the eve of this year's World Cup for the manner in which he negotiated his move to Madrid . Read More »