• Liverpool's Salah shortlisted for Champions League player of the week award
Liverpool's Salah shortlisted for Champions League player of the week award

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain followed up with a screamer of his own and Sadio Mane scored Liverpool's third as the club raced into a 3-0 half-time lead. Salah now faces a race to be fit for the second leg after being subbed off with an injury early in the second half of tonight's game.

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  • Kevin De Bruyne votes Mohamed Salah as PFA Player of the Year
Kevin De Bruyne votes Mohamed Salah as PFA Player of the Year

Salah has been Liverpool's most important player this season, having scored 38 goals in all competitions following his summer move from Roma. Salah was substituted for Georgino Wijnaldum five minutes after the restart of the match in what appeared to be a groin problem.

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  • Kyrie Irving will miss National Basketball Association playoffs after knee surgery, according to report
Kyrie Irving will miss National Basketball Association playoffs after knee surgery, according to report

According to the report , the sources said the Celtics and Irving are "evaluating further medical options" to treat the troublesome knee. CBS Sports will continue updating this breaking news story as necessary. A season that started with a ton of promise for the Celtics has concluded with Irving and Gordon Hayward playing a combined 60 games i...

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  • Shikhar Dhawan Shuts Afridi Down With Just One Hard Hitting Tweet
Shikhar Dhawan Shuts Afridi Down With Just One Hard Hitting Tweet

Following the tweet, seasoned India opener Gautam Gambhir had also lashed out at the Pakistan crickeyter saying: "Afridi is only looking for United Nations which in his retarded dictionary means "UNDER NINTEEN" his age bracket". While some media persons distorted Kholi's statement, making the headlines giving a negative aspect to his remarks ag...

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  • Johnson's Masters plan: Just make it to first tee
Johnson's Masters plan: Just make it to first tee

Said Mickelson:"I texted him awhile ago when he played at Valspar". That's probably why a practice round on Tuesday that included Phil Mickelson for the first time anyone can remember didn't exactly disintegrate into a love fest. He's broken par in each of his past 10 rounds. Tiger Woods made his return to Augusta and did not slide in und...

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  • Commonwealth Games: India paddlers shine in first round
Commonwealth Games: India paddlers shine in first round

Now that Gururaja has made his breakthrough, he wants to do well in bigger events like Asian Games and Olympics. Pictures of Camilla thumbing through a program in the VIP box between her husband Prince Charles and Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull were widely circulated on social media, prompting some users to criticize the 70-year-old ...

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  • Augusta National opens its doors to women's amateur tournament
Augusta National opens its doors to women's amateur tournament

Masters chairman Fred Ridley announced the creation of the three-round, 72-player Augusta National Women's Amateur Championship during his pre-tournament press conference, calling the new tournament a move to help grow the game of golf.

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  • Ruthless Liverpool hurt City again with pace and pressing
Ruthless Liverpool hurt City again with pace and pressing

They say it is only a madman that continues to do the same thing and expects a different result but Guardiola refused to change. City could have really done with his nous when they were trying to get a foothold in the game in the first half, and then trying to find a way through the Liverpool defence in the second.

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  • Sumo boss sorry for request that female medics leave ring, sick mayor
Sumo boss sorry for request that female medics leave ring, sick mayor

Japan's sumo association has apologised after women attempting to administer emergency medical treatment to a politician who collapsed in the ring were ordered out of the male-only space. "In the past, there have been cases where little girls got on the ring and wrestled with sumo wrestlers in sumo fan events", he stressed. The JSA rejected her re...

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  • Steph Gilmore victorious at Bells Beach
Steph Gilmore victorious at Bells Beach

The 36-year-old is preparing to face countryman Owen Wright in the quarter-finals ahead of retiring at the end of the world championship event in Victoria. "You're just one of my heroes". "To share that moment with him was something that I will cherish for a long time". Ferreira is also only the second Brazilian to win the Rip Curl Pro and it c...

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  • Star bags Indian cricket media rights for Rs. 6138.1 crore
Star bags Indian cricket media rights for Rs. 6138.1 crore

With this deal, the network has further tightened its grip on India's most popular and lucrative sport. With Star India retaining the BCCI media rights , albeit for a massive bump up on its previous payout, what stood out this time around was the way the auction was conducted.

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  • Mirabai Chanu was going for gold from first lift: Karnam Malleswari
Mirabai Chanu was going for gold from first lift: Karnam Malleswari

Mirabai pocketed the medal competing in the 48kg category of the weightlifting. Chanu went about her business with admirable calm and confidence as she broke her personal best of 85 kg in snatch by lifting 80kg, 84kg and 86kg in her three attempts.

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  • TJ Dillashaw/Cody Garbrandt Set For UFC 227
TJ Dillashaw/Cody Garbrandt Set For UFC 227

This led to the likelihood of a Dillashaw vs Cody Garbrandt rematch. UFC 227 will take place on August 4 from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. The loss ended a six-fight UFC winning streak for Garbrandt (11-1). Both fighters would become the head coaches of opposing teams on season 25 of The Ultimate Fighter in 2017.

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  • Angels' Cozart beats Indians with 13th-inning homer
Angels' Cozart beats Indians with 13th-inning homer

Kluber pitched seven innings of three-hit ball with six strikeouts, but remained winless despite two strong starts to open the season. During that at-bat he looked at a fat first-pitch fastball and was rung up on a pitch outside the zone.

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  • Jurgen Klopp: 'Mohamed Salah profiting from work of others'
Jurgen Klopp: 'Mohamed Salah profiting from work of others'

While everyone associated with Liverpool will be sweating on the Egyptian's fitness - especially with a Merseyside derby against Everton taking place this weekend and the return leg against City - manager Klopp revealed after the game that the injury was not too serious, but the club are awaiting a diagnosis.

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  • Bob Bradley reflects on Zlatan Ibrahimovic's stunning debut
Bob Bradley reflects on Zlatan Ibrahimovic's stunning debut

Ibrahimovic scored on his debut for LA Galaxy against LA FC. Ronaldo's goal, on the other hand, was during Real Madrid's Champions League quarter-final 3-0 first-leg win over Juventus . Ibrahimovic labeled the Portuguese star a goal machine for his exploits with Real - Ronaldo has scored 445 goals in 430 games for the Spanish capital club ...

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  • Manchester United return to U.S. for pre-season tour
Manchester United return to U.S. for pre-season tour

The 22-year-old is very much liked by Juventus, among others. "Real are mindful of United's longstanding admiration for Bale and desire to preferably sign two central midfielders ahead of next season", continued the report. Last season's negative performance during a dismal 0-0 draw at the Etihad was Mourinho at his best and worst. "That was ju...

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  • Pearson withdraws from Commonwealth Games due to injury
Pearson withdraws from Commonwealth Games due to injury

She was aiming for a third consecutive Commonwealth Games gold after triumphs in Delhi in 2010 and Glasgow four years ago. I was at a training session, I went there with full confidence, if you were here last week, in Brisbane, I raced in the competition, it was obvious I was in good shape and racing fast.

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  • Patriots Rumors: Odell Beckham Jr. Trade Not Planned After Brandin Cooks Move
Patriots Rumors: Odell Beckham Jr. Trade Not Planned After Brandin Cooks Move

Green. Why? If the Rams are able to pull off a trade with the New York Giants for Odell Beckham Jr ., it will be hard to say any of the other 31 teams in the National Football League got better than Sean McVay's crew. Beckham Jr .is reportedly prepared to hold out if he and the Giants, or any team, are unable to agree to a new contract exten...

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  • Eagles sign former Packers TE Richard Rodgers to one-year contract
Eagles sign former Packers TE Richard Rodgers to one-year contract

Over his four-year career Rodgers has caught 120 passes for 1,116 yards, and 13 touchdowns. Richard Rodgers didn't get a chance to play in a Super Bowl during his four seasons with the Green Bay Packers , getting closest in 2016 when they lost to the Atlanta Falcons in the NFC Championship Game.

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  • Charlie Blackmon agrees to huge extension to stay with Colorado Rockies
Charlie Blackmon agrees to huge extension to stay with Colorado Rockies

The new deal keeps Blackmon's $14 million arbitration-negotiated salary intact for the 2018 season (via a $12 million salary and $2 million signing bonus) and will pay him $21 million per year from 2019-2021. Blackmon has some pretty significant home/road splits, in fact, with his career OPS at Coors coming in 226 pts higher than his road OPS. Give...

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  • Confirmed: Conor McGregor will be stripped of UFC lightweight title this weekend
Confirmed: Conor McGregor will be stripped of UFC lightweight title this weekend

Ferguson and Nurmagomedov were supposed to battle for the undisputed title at UFC 223 on Saturday, but that plan fell apart when the former had to bow out due to an injury. The long-expected move that McGregor would lose his 155-belt was officially announced by UFC President Dana White at a press conference for Saturday's pay-per-view card at Bar...

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  • Ronaldo magic fires Real past 10-man Juventus
Ronaldo magic fires Real past 10-man Juventus

He'd already scored a record 118 Champions League goals but this one was different. "The applause is a attractive lesson from the Juventus fans to the whole world, football is a show, when you have 22 or 30 high level players and you see a shot like this one it's good to applaud".

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  • Steven Gerrard hails 'perfect' Liverpool display against Man City
Steven Gerrard hails 'perfect' Liverpool display against Man City

City suffered yet another night of Anfield anguish and now face a huge task at the Etihad Stadium in next week's Champions League quarter-final second leg. Whereas Liverpool eventually sat back in January and were almost punished for it, they looked reasonably comfortable here, sitting in and looking to spring forward.

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  • Brock Lesnar is set to return to UFC, says Dana White
Brock Lesnar is set to return to UFC, says Dana White

One option could be a deal where he works with both the WWE and UFC , but it is unknown if that deal would fly for both White and WWE CEO Vince McMahon. White previously said that Lesnar is signed with the WWE through August 2018. Lesnar would be suspended by the Nevada State Athletic Commission, but retire in February 2017, with six month...

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