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by | August 28, 2017 | 01:32

It was a tough game". "We're disappointed because we showed a lack of concentration at the end", said the Argentinean. Tottenham lost to Chelsea last week after Marcos Alonso scored twice in a 2-1 win for the Blues, with Spurs replying through a Michy Batshuayi own goal.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:29

Opener Tamim Iqbal and all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan celebrated their 50th test appearances by forging an 86-run partnership for the fourth wicket to arrest the slide at the Shere Bangla National Stadium. This first Test will be the first between the countries since Ricky Ponting's side toured Bangladesh in 2006, winning the two-match series 2-0. Nafees, who was part of the commentary team in the opening Test match, said this could be the beginning of a new dawn for Bangladesh as they ...

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:24

MMA's biggest power couple got engaged earlier this year and chose to get hitched the same night as UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor took on boxing sensation Floyd Mayweather Jr. Despite her recent loss to Holly Holm in November 2015 followed by another one against Amanda Nunes in December 2016, the fearless fighter has not announced any desire to retire from the sports.

by | August 27, 2017 | 01:18

Defending men's champion Stan Wawrinka will not be at Flushing Meadows due to a knee injury, but women's titleholder Angelique Kerber is ready to defend her crown. The Spaniard will be hard to beat in current form, and with Murray out of shape, it could be left to an outsider to cause a shock. The back tweak in Montreal that meant he missed Cincinnati could well have been a blessing in disguise in affording him more rest, and it will be a major shock if major No 20 is not his on ...

by | August 27, 2017 | 01:16

Bookmakers believe that Zlatan Ibrahimovic will have little trouble hitting the goals trail again for Manchester United when he returns from injury. "From the first year going to United, the team has been winning trophies and learning the sacrifice it takes to win a trophy, and the mental part, and that is where I think the coach brought the team, the mental thing and me as a player".

by | August 27, 2017 | 01:13

Ronald Koeman's Everton impressed in their 1-1 draw at Manchester City on Monday with Wayne Rooney scoring his second goal in as many games. Monaco have claimed Lemar is not for sale this summer, but reports have indicated a transfer of £45 million or more could land the player at Old Trafford .

by | August 26, 2017 | 01:26

I was a coach in the Italy national team and I respect the decision of their coach. Eden Hazard played 75 minutes for Chelsea's development side in the latest stage of his comeback from an ankle injury . "I don't like to talk about players at other teams, I think it is disrespectful to my players and to the team of the other player". 'Then we are going to play seven games in a month, and I need to rotate the players.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:34

After announcing his retirement from global football yesterday, he said: "One of my very few regrets is not to have been part of a successful England tournament side". The defender did however represent England in the World Cup in 2014 and at Euro 2016 where he was vice captain to Wayne Rooney . Yet, despite being within touching distance of Peter Shilton's record 125-cap haul for England , Rooney has made a decision to walk away with what already is a remarkable record.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:34

LeBron James took to Twitter on Thursday to express his displeasure with Boston Celtics fans burning their Isaiah Thomas jerseys after Tuesday night's blockbuster trade . I'm not going to use this as a forum to knock Thomas. He could play some major minutes with the Cavs and it will give them another player so the stress isn't always on LeBron .

by | August 24, 2017 | 02:45

The Sing Brothers stepped in and bragged about Jinder Mahal's title defense. His run in WWE is only just beginning, and his victory over Aiden English served as the jumping off point for what could be a magical run. He will no longer receive a USA title match as long as Styles is champion. However, Owens gets to choose the referee. There are some combustible elements that could turn this match into chaos.

by | August 23, 2017 | 00:57

I take no pleasure out of saying this as I played against some of the greatest players the world has ever seen wearing the maroon cap of the West Indies . Was Hardik Pandya the first Indian to hit seven sixes in a Test innings? Jerome Taylor, age 33, 46 Tests. "In the past couple of years he has spent more time in the changing room and the guys really listen to him".

by | August 23, 2017 | 00:54

Barcelona continue to express their public disagreement after the player paid the buy-out clause to end the contract unilaterally. The Brazil worldwide made the move to the French club after they met his buyout clause earlier this month.

by | August 22, 2017 | 01:00

Ross Stripling (3-4) earned the victory with two scoreless relief innings. Brad Ziegler pitched the ninth for his sixth save. Jackie Bradley Jr. knocked in three runs on a pair of two-out hits to lead the Boston Red Sox to a 5-1 victory over the New York Yankees on Sunday afternoon at Fenway Park.

by | August 22, 2017 | 00:59

The Bills may wish to wait until cutdown day on September 2. The two of them together drug the Cardinals to a Super Bowl with Kurt Warner, and that is still one of the most-entertaining offenses we have ever seen. "This is not a throw-in-the-towel thing at all". "For me it's not even about having a long career", Boldin said. Jordan Matthews is a starting receiver and you look at his numbers, what he's done and those aren't to be laughed at, I guess to say.

by | August 22, 2017 | 00:56

The axing came after a disappointing two tests in Sri Lanka a year ago during which he was also dropped for the final match after scores of 26, 18, 11 and 0. "We are confident everything will go according to our plan", he said. The first Test against Bangladesh begins on August 27 in Mirpur. Agar impressed Australian selectors with his form in the domestic Sheffield Shield competition this season, earning him a recall ahead of left-arm spinner Steve O'Keefe.

by | August 22, 2017 | 00:55

Denver Broncos quarterback Trevor Siemian (13) passes during the second quarter against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field. Meanwhile, his primary competition Paxton Lynch had a productive outing going 9-of-13 for 39 passing yards along with racking up 27 rushing yards.

by | August 21, 2017 | 04:39

That might have factored into the Patriots' thinking in the not having Trey Flowers play on Saturday night. This was the first time we've seen some of the Patriots' newest pieces in action - like Brandin Cooks and Rex Burkhead . But his accuracy was a major problem Saturday night. Two plays later, Deshaun Watson scored on a two-yard touchdown run. It was UGLY and it was his final play of the night.

by | August 21, 2017 | 04:20

The opening partnership between Danushka Gunathilaka and Niroshan Dickwella comes to an end as the former's attempted reverse-sweep in the hands of KL Rahul at the covers. I have only kept my focus on the processes and not on the results . I have mental freedom and when you perform well , you have extra confidence. "Just wanted to play positively and on the merit of the ball today".

by | August 21, 2017 | 04:20

While most of the officers at the rally were African-American or other minorities, one notable exception was 81-year-old former NYPD officer Frank Serpico , whose whistle-blowing efforts on corruption in the department inspired the 1973 Al Pacino movie " Serpico ".

by | August 21, 2017 | 02:39

Despite his semifinal loss, Rafael Nadal will return to No. 1 in the Emirates ATP Rankings on Monday. Roared on by the crowd, Nadal broke Kyrgios for the first time to level the match at 5-5. The Pliskova-Wozniacki victor will advance to a Saturday semi-final against Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza, who ousted Russian eighth seed Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-2, 5-7, 7-5 in a matchup of two-time Grand Slam winners that lasted two hours, 45 minutes.