http://image.assets.pressassociation.io/v2/image/production/64869daf40f43640bb98f9b1427b6fbcY29udGVudHNlYXJjaCwxNTMxNTk5MDY4/2.37548438.jpg

Sports

After being kept waiting until past 8 p.m.to start their semi-final, the duo ran out of time to finish it before the 11 p.m. curfew and will have to return on Saturday to complete the match with Djokovic leading by two sets to one. The American giant did it again, smashing records at Wimbledon with another epic marathon. A showdown between two tennis skyscrapers - with Isner topping the 6 foot 8 Anderson by two inches - predictably featured three tiebreaks and 102 thunderbolt aces but it ...
  • Willian Dodges Chelsea Exit Talk Amid Barcelona, Manchester United Rumours

    Willian Dodges Chelsea Exit Talk Amid Barcelona, Manchester United Rumours

    Sports

    Willian had his best season with the Blues last term as he notched 13 goals across all competitions but he was nevertheless frustrated with almost half of his gametime coming off the substitutes' bench. "People speculate a lot". "I've not received any information about that". "This is the first time I will have played against him in my five or six years at Chelsea ".
  • England manager Gareth Southgate reflects on World Cup exit

    England manager Gareth Southgate reflects on World Cup exit

    Sports

    England manager Gareth Southgate insists his side will face their toughest challenge of the World Cup to date when they lock horns with Croatia in the semi-final. I thought they played well and made it hard for us. Modric, whose team initially went 1-0 down to England thanks to a sublime free kick by Kieran Trippier in the fifth minute, accused the English press of showing a lack of respect to Croatia .
  • Conte 'disgusted' over his Chelsea sacking

    Conte 'disgusted' over his Chelsea sacking

    Sports

    It said: "Chelsea Football Club and Antonio Conte have parted company". The 48-year-old Italian, who returned to pre-season training this week, had one year remaining on his contract. "Great man, Great manager". Carlo Ancelotti replaced Sarri as Napoli coach following the end of the season, with a Chelsea move having been on the cards since Conte's relationship with the club's senior management turned sour in 2017-18.
  • Rafael Nadal feels 'sorry' for Roger Federer after shock Wimbledon exit

    Rafael Nadal feels 'sorry' for Roger Federer after shock Wimbledon exit

    Sports

    At five hours and 53 minutes, it was the longest final ever at a Slam. "In some ways he deserves victory too", a gasping Nadal said after setting up a blockbuster semi-final with Novak Djokovic . He said the only time he has played on Centre Court was during the London Olympics, and admitted: "I have no clue what that court looks like". It was a case of down but definitely not out as a Rafael Nadal kept fighting to make it to the Wimbledon semi-finals with a pulsating 7-5 6-7 (7) 4-6 ...
  • Cristiano Ronaldo to Juventus: Pele praises Real Madrid star's move

    Cristiano Ronaldo to Juventus: Pele praises Real Madrid star's move

    Sports

    A club statement said: " Real Madrid CF communicates that, in response to the will and request expressed by the player Cristiano Ronaldo , it has agreed to transfer him to Juventus FC". But he still has it in him to take another league by storm, and that is why Juventus have made such a bold move by signing him. Zidane's presence was thought to be a major draw for Hazard , but the Frenchman stepped down from his role just days after guiding the club to a third successive Champions ...
  • Fans in Wimbledon celebrate England's victory against Sweden

    Fans in Wimbledon celebrate England's victory against Sweden

    Sports

    If there is no victor after 120 minutes the tie is decided on penalties. "I think Raheem Sterling is an important player because he is fast and risky alongside Harry Kane ", the Croatia coach said at a press conference. Previous meetings England won their only previous clash at a major tournament, at Euro 2004, with a 4-2 triumph where Wayne Rooney scored twice.
  • 20 million watched England World Cup victory against Sweden

    20 million watched England World Cup victory against Sweden

    Sports

    England's victory on Saturday means the Three Lions will now play Croatia in the semi-final in Moscow on Wednesday night. England defied nearly three decades of disappointment to move confidently into the World Cup semi-finals for the first time since 1990 as headers from Harry Maguire and Dele Alli downed a dogged but toothless Sweden 2-0.
  • UCLA Star Tyler Honeycutt Found Dead After Police Stand-off

    UCLA Star Tyler Honeycutt Found Dead After Police Stand-off

    Sports

    Honeycutt was first team All-Pac-10 in 2011 and was selected 35th overall by the Kings in the 2011 NBA Draft. He played 24 games across two seasons for the team, before being traded to the Houston Rockets in 2013. They made contact with the suspect, a male in his 20's, and as they were communicating with the suspect an OIS occurred. "LAFD responded & pronounced the male dead at the scene".
  • #WorldCupWith360nobs: Jordan Pickford Hits back At Belguim Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois

    #WorldCupWith360nobs: Jordan Pickford Hits back At Belguim Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois

    Sports

    Substitute Dier was relieved to see his penalty squirm past David Ospina, after missing a great chance to seal a last-eight spot in extra time. The apparently personal message from the president of the Football Association said: "I couldn't be prouder of @ england - a victory in a penalty shootout!" With only three previous worldwide caps to his credit, Pickford was a bit of a surprise choice for the starting XI berth in the greatest show on earth, given England's history of opting for ...
  • Lucas Torreira’s Medical Scheduled For Tomorrow

    Lucas Torreira’s Medical Scheduled For Tomorrow

    Sports

    Torreira starred for Uruguay at the World Cup before they were knocked out by France on Friday and the midfielder admitted after the game that he had turned down the chance to have his medical with Arsenal in Russian Federation as he wanted to concentrate on representing his country but confirmed his future would be resolved soon.
  • Roger Federer delivers shot-making masterclass to reach Wimbledon 2018 round three

    Roger Federer delivers shot-making masterclass to reach Wimbledon 2018 round three

    Sports

    But 27-year-old Dane Wozniacki, the victor at Eastbourne last week, crashed out in a 6-4, 1-6, 7-5 defeat to Russia's world number 35 Ekaterina Makarova. With both women playing fine tennis and moving each other all round the court, Makarova earned three more match points and converted the second. "I think (what's) important when you want to serve well is your point-for-point mentality, saying, maybe, 'The first point is as important as a break point, ' so the concentration is the same", ...
  • Wimbledon 2018: Keys admits to being distracted by Serena clash

    Wimbledon 2018: Keys admits to being distracted by Serena clash

    Sports

    Switzerland's Roger Federer gives a thumbs up after winning his men's singles match against Germany's Jan-Lennard Struff. The Israeli tennis star Dudi Sela was beaten Tuesday by world number one Rafael Nadal in the first round of the Wimbledon Grand Slam tournament, in his third loss to the Spaniard in three career matches.
  • Warriors Kevin Durant set to work out new deal as free agent

    Warriors Kevin Durant set to work out new deal as free agent

    Sports

    He is from Farmingdale, California, which is not far from Los Angeles. However, there are still some premium players available at the wing, one of the most valuable positions in today's National Basketball Association. One night earlier, the Thunder reportedly re-signed forward Paul George to a four-year, $137 million deal. Larry Brown Sports reports that the 1+1 structure of the contract will give the Warriors some savings for the following season.
  • The Warriors Are Making A Mockery Of The NBA Salary Cap

    The Warriors Are Making A Mockery Of The NBA Salary Cap

    Sports

    How about giving the reigning National Basketball Association champion Golden State Warriors a call, despite the fact that they already had four All-Stars, to see if they were interested? One can understand why a player who averaged 25 points, 13 rebounds, and five assists last season would want something more than a meeting on the books in a few days, particularly in a market moving as fast as this.