ATP Wimbledon: Roger Federer overcomes slow start to topple Lloyd Harris

Asked to elaborate, he said: "I just played bad". Last year, the Spaniard reached the semifinals at the All England Club for the first time since 2011 before losing to eventual champion Novak Djokovic in five sets. "I was amazed at how good these g... More..

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Sri Lanka beat West Indies by 23 runs
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Sri Lanka beat West Indies by 23 runs

However, with 57 runs required from 36 deliveries, West Indies suffered a catastrophic blow when Allen was run out with the momentum of the match having shifted from Sri Lanka. Pooran and Allen responded in fin...More..

Aston Villa swoop for Targett
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Aston Villa swoop for Targett

Southampton have announced that Matt Targett has agreed a permanent move to Aston Villa for an undisclosed fee. Aston Villa have signed former England Under-21 global Matt Targett from Southampton ,...More..

Tyler Ennis joins the Ottawa Senators
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Tyler Ennis joins the Ottawa Senators

I'm not sure that historically a team has ever chosen to go so one dimensional. The veteran centre and local product signed a one-year contract worth US$700,000 with the Toronto Maple Leafs on Monday as N...More..

Los Angeles Angels Pitcher Tyler Skaggs Dead At Age 27
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Los Angeles Angels Pitcher Tyler Skaggs Dead At Age 27

On behalf of Major League Baseball, I extend my honest sympathy to the families and friends of all three victims and to the entire Angels' organization. Sad moment for baseball'. "Howdy y'all", Skaggs' post...More..

Leclerc: Verstappen pass 'not the way you overtake'
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Leclerc: Verstappen pass 'not the way you overtake'

With Vettel and Hamilton out of the equation, Formula One feasted on a battle of its next generation as the two 21-year-olds went toe-to-toe for the win. "We think the verdict is wrong", Ferrari's Mattia Bino...More..

An Ode To David Silva - Manchester City’s Greatest Ever Player
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

An Ode To David Silva - Manchester City’s Greatest Ever Player

Here are five reasons why Silva is one of the best players to ever play in the English Premier League. Capped 125 times by Spain, Silva won the World Cup in 2010 and the European Championship in 2008 and 20...More..

Tottenham finally end transfer drought with signing of Jack Clarke
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Tottenham finally end transfer drought with signing of Jack Clarke

Brighton & Hove Albion U23's defender, Ben White has extended his contract with the Seagulls till 2022 and will now spend next season on loan at Championship club, Leeds United. Meanwhile, under manager M...More..

Phil Neville says England not beating United States of America will be failure
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Phil Neville says England not beating United States of America will be failure

The victor will meet the victor of the other semifinal between Sweden and Netherlands. The only thing I would say is it's not something that I would want my team ops person doing. For the past three years, the ...More..

Giannis Antetokounmpo to play for Greece at World Cup
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo to play for Greece at World Cup

I just want to play. "But I don't care, I'm a basketball player and I want to help the team in every way". Under the outstanding leadership of coach Thanasis Skourtopoulos, Greece won 11 of their 12 games...More..

Kevin Durant & Kyrie Irving Signed With Brooklyn & Stephen A Smith Shat Himself
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Kevin Durant & Kyrie Irving Signed With Brooklyn & Stephen A Smith Shat Himself

The move comes following Kevin Durant's decision to sign with the Brooklyn Nets on a four-year, $164 million deal , with Kyrie Irving's arrival in Brooklyn on a four-year, $141 million deal paving the way fo...More..

Is it Kawhi Leonard or bust for the Lakers now?
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Is it Kawhi Leonard or bust for the Lakers now?

As Russell would become an unrestricted free agent, the Lakers reportedly were interested if they could not sign Leonard or Irving. Robertson also spoke with Johnson, but his questions involved more of the re...More..

JJ Redick Lands Two-Year, $26.5 Million Deal With Pelicans
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

JJ Redick Lands Two-Year, $26.5 Million Deal With Pelicans

For their troubles, the Jazz will acquire picks from the Pelicans and New Orleans will take solace in the fact that they don't need to wait for the big man to clear waivers before they can official grab him. Bo...More..

Cubs to take on Reds on the road
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Cubs to take on Reds on the road

The Reds play nine straight home games heading into the All-Star break, representing a chance to get into the NL Central race or remain stagnant near the bottom of the division. Tyler Chatwood and prospect...More..

Klay Thompson, Warriors Officially Agree To $190 Million Deal
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Klay Thompson, Warriors Officially Agree To $190 Million Deal

However, the five-time All-Star's 2018-19 season came to a disastrous end when he suffered a torn ACL in Game 6 of the NBA Finals against the Raptors. He has eight straight seasons of shooting at least 40 per...More..

Morocco 1 Ivory Coast 0: En-Nesyri secures qualification for Renard’s men
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Morocco 1 Ivory Coast 0: En-Nesyri secures qualification for Renard’s men

This is his second worldwide tournament with Mali , after he play all three games in the 2017 Afcon as they exited with two points. Ivory Coast substitute Wilfried Bony , without a club following his re...More..

Man United, Rashford in rich contract talks
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Man United, Rashford in rich contract talks

England global Rashford has pledged his long-term future to United by signing a new contract until 2023 on the back of a season when he reached double figures for Premier League goals for the first time. Th...More..

Transfer: Arsenal submit £40m offer for Crystal Palace’s Zaha
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Transfer: Arsenal submit £40m offer for Crystal Palace’s Zaha

Judicael Zaha , Wilfried's brother, told Sky Sports that it is the 26 year-old's ambition to play European football for the "club he has supported since childhood". He joined Manchester United in 2013 but pl...More..

Wimbledon Stunner: 15-Year-Old Beats Venus Williams
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Wimbledon Stunner: 15-Year-Old Beats Venus Williams

Cori Gauff became the youngest woman to win in the first round of Wimbledon since 1991 when she beat Venus Williams on Monday. She's not even finished school yet and she's still got to wait six years bef...More..

Africa Cup of Nations: Madagascar 2-0 Nigeria
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Africa Cup of Nations: Madagascar 2-0 Nigeria

Despite domination possession for most of the second stanza, the Super Eagles struggled to carve out a serious opening in the final third. The Super Eagles fell behind in the 13th minute, with Lalaina Nomenj...More..

Rafael Benitez has broken his silence on Newcastle departure with classy statement
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Rafael Benitez has broken his silence on Newcastle departure with classy statement

Despite little investment over the summer, Benitez then once again kept a pretty average Newcastle squad in the Premier League , finishing the season in 13 place. Much of his message was predictable. "Thank ...More..

Hassan Whiteside traded to Portland for multiple pieces
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Hassan Whiteside traded to Portland for multiple pieces

However, if a change of scenery proves to not be enough to coax all that natural talent out of Whiteside, the Blazers might be in deep trouble. After once being considered the Heat's prize developmental find,...More..

Ivanisevic to help Djokovic at Wimbledon
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Ivanisevic to help Djokovic at Wimbledon

Outside of eight-time champion Roger Federer , twice victor Rafael Nadal and defending champion Novak Djokovic , Wawrinka is the only other multiple Grand Slam champion in the draw. Roger Federer faces Llo...More..

Canadiens sign star Hurricanes forward Sebastian Aho to offer sheet
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Canadiens sign star Hurricanes forward Sebastian Aho to offer sheet

Dubas, the GM of the Toronto Maple Leafs, followed that up hours later by swinging a big trade with Colorado that shipped centre Nazem Kadri, defenceman Calle Rosen and a third-round selection in the 2020 Natio...More..

Naomi Osaka Exits Wimbledon
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Naomi Osaka Exits Wimbledon

Last month Vondrousova fell just short of becoming the first Czech woman to win the French Open for 38 years when she lost to Australia's Ash Barty in the Roland Garros final. I've never played on a court so bi...More..

Sri Lanka holds off West Indies for third win
by | Monday, July 01, 2019

Sri Lanka holds off West Indies for third win

Earlier, Fernando smashed his first one-day global century as Sri Lanka scored an imposing 338-6 in the first innings. Meanwhile, Avishka Fernando's maiden ODI century helped Sri Lanka post 338/6 agains...More..

India's Shankar out of #CricketWorldCup with fractured toe
by | Monday, July 01, 2019

India's Shankar out of #CricketWorldCup with fractured toe

Shankar was hit on the foot by a yorker from paceman Jasprit Bumrah during a training session and was not in the team for India´s defeat to England at Edgbaston on Sunday. Also, Agarwal has never played for I...More..

15-year-old Cori Gauff stuns Venus Williams in Wimbledon debut
by | Monday, July 01, 2019

15-year-old Cori Gauff stuns Venus Williams in Wimbledon debut

Both players are among the younger generation expected to eventually replace the Big Three of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic in men's tennis. World number 313 Gauff beat Williams - 24 years h...More..

Wilfried Zaha pleads with Crystal Palace to allow Arsenal move
by | Monday, July 01, 2019

Wilfried Zaha pleads with Crystal Palace to allow Arsenal move

Zaha has been influential in both spells at Selhurst Park, helping the club gain promotion to the Premier League before playing a key role in retaining their top flight status. "Slightly anxious about the situ...More..

Chelsea confirm permanent signing of Kovacic
by | Monday, July 01, 2019

Chelsea confirm permanent signing of Kovacic

Real Madrid announced the transfer on their website , with a short statement thanking the player for his years of commitment, professionalism and exemplary behaviour. - Who has qualified for Europe from the Pr...More..

Sixers To Re-Sign Tobias Harris To Five-Year, $180M Deal
by | Monday, July 01, 2019

Sixers To Re-Sign Tobias Harris To Five-Year, $180M Deal

Horford reportedly agreed to sign a four-year, $109 million contract with the Sixers on Sunday, sending Twitter into meltdown and his sister into temporary mourning. The Miami Heat are finalizing a sign...More..

New Chelsea chief Cech: Lampard? There's several candidates
by | Monday, July 01, 2019

New Chelsea chief Cech: Lampard? There's several candidates

The 41-year-old is adored by the Chelsea faithful for his record-breaking goalscoring exploits during a trophy-laden 13 years in West London. They expect talks to conclude on Monday or Tuesday. "The most import...More..

Trevor Shackles - Ceci to the Leafs for Zaitsev?
by | Monday, July 01, 2019

Trevor Shackles - Ceci to the Leafs for Zaitsev?

Zaitsev has a $3 million bonus that is scheduled to be paid out Monday by the Maple Leafs before the deal is completed. A move to the Senators might mean more offensive responsibilities, and some added fantasy ...More..

Maple Leafs sign Kapanen, Johnsson to extensions
by | Monday, July 01, 2019

Maple Leafs sign Kapanen, Johnsson to extensions

Mr. Hakstol was most recently a member of Canada's coaching staff at the world championships in Slovakia. Also Saturday, Toronto announced the signing of goalie Michael Hutchinson and defenceman Martin M...More..

Lillard to ink super-max deal with Blazers
by | Monday, July 01, 2019

Lillard to ink super-max deal with Blazers

The extension keeps Lillard under contract to the Trail Blazers through the 2024-25 season. Knicks pick up. Bobby Portis? Follow along here for live updates on what is reported throughout the day. National Bask...More..