• Wimbledon 2018 -- Novak Djokovic advances to men's final vs. Kevin Anderson
Wimbledon 2018 -- Novak Djokovic advances to men's final vs. Kevin Anderson

Nadal saved two break points and when he finally held, the owner of 17 major championships punched the air and yelled as if he'd won the match. This time, Anderson served out the set, avoiding a tiebreaker. "Basically until the last shot, I didn't know if I was going to win". That's what happened on Saturday, with Nadal and Djokovic to resume a...

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  • I'm the little man who can, says Croatia's Modric
I'm the little man who can, says Croatia's Modric

It has been suggested Southgate could radically alter his team to give some of his fringe players a run-out as England bow out in Russian Federation in the bronze-medal match in St Petersburg. The 32-year-old has been touted as a possible victor of this year's Ballon d'Or, awarded to the world's best player, for his performances at Russian Federa...

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  • Roy Keane and Ian Wright have heated discussion about England fans
Roy Keane and Ian Wright have heated discussion about England fans

This game can kick you where it hurts, and England will have to suffer that tonight. England were bidding to reach a first World Cup final for 52 years but saw their hopes ended by Mario Mandzukic 's 109th-minute goal. "We were happy! Why can't we get excited?" "You know how hard it is to get to these big finals, or even get to a World Cu...

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  • Jabari Parker Reportedly Would Like To Play For The Bulls
Jabari Parker Reportedly Would Like To Play For The Bulls

Parker is a tough guy to peg, because all he needs is for one team to think his upside overshadows his injury history and he's going to be in for a big payday. Jabari Parker suffered two different ACL tears in his career and he's only 23. The forward has only played in 183 games in his four-year career, but the Bulls are banking that the injuries a...

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  • Lakers Drop Final Game in Sacramento to Warriors
Lakers Drop Final Game in Sacramento to Warriors

Giles closed out the Sacramento Summer League with a double-double (11 points, 12 rebounds). After that, the Summer League tournament will begin. Elijah Bryant, Philadelphia 76ers: The former BYU guard made his summer league debut, playing the final 3:16 of the 76ers' 96-79 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers .

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  • Kane favoured to secure Golden Boot prize in third place playoff
Kane favoured to secure Golden Boot prize in third place playoff

Thomas Meunier served his one-match suspension against France, and his absence was seen as one of the major reasons why the Red Devils lost to Les Bleus earlier this week. However, he insisted that will not alter England´s approach as they look to achieve their best finish since they won the competition in 1966. England may have a similar mou...

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  • United Kingdom police search for paraglider who flew over Trump resort
United Kingdom police search for paraglider who flew over Trump resort

In an extraordinary 50-minute press conference in the grounds of Chequers, President Trump discussed subjects as varied as Russian Federation and Brexit, Scotland and fake news. "I think he has done a bad job on crime, if you look, all the frightful things going on there". U.S. President Donald Trump met Queen Elizabeth for the first tim...

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  • Chelsea part ways with manager Antonio Conte
Chelsea part ways with manager Antonio Conte

Sarri, who comes off the back of a wonderful season with Napoli , had been sacked during the summer but remains under contract with the Serie A runners-up. The west London side struggled to follow up their Premier League title winning season of 2016/17, limping to fifth in the league with only an FA Cup triumph over Manchester United as a cons...

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  • Angelique Kerber storms into second Wimbledon final, set to face Serena Williams
Angelique Kerber storms into second Wimbledon final, set to face Serena Williams

Belgian Kim Clijsters won the 2009 U.S. Open, 18 months after childbirth, then added two more Grand Slam titles before retiring in 2012. "I can't say it's the one I'm most proud of". "I've played tennis for over 30 years, so I'm so used to [being] incredibly fit". "To be perfectly honest, I haven't thought about that this tournament".

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  • Djokovic advances to Wimbledon quarterfinals
Djokovic advances to Wimbledon quarterfinals

This time it was the Serb who saved three break points before he let out a huge roar when, with momentum on his side, he broke Nishikori in the next game. A rattled Djokovic lost the second set 6-3 to Nishikori, canceling out his 6-3 win in the first. "I didn't see it coming", said Federer. "I get the warning, he doesn't, so it's not fair".

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  • Anderson tops Isner 26-24 at Wimbledon; other SF suspended
Anderson tops Isner 26-24 at Wimbledon; other SF suspended

John Isner could barely run after an exhausting battle with Kevin Anderson who beat the American 7-6 (8/6) 6-7 (5/7) 6-7 (9/11) 6-4 26-24. Playing Isner who is enshrined in Wimbledon folklore for winning the "endless match" - an 11 hour five minute humdinger against Frenchman Nicolas Mahut in 2010 - was never going to be easy for Anderson....

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  • John Isner loses to eight seed in longest semifinal match at Wimbledon
John Isner loses to eight seed in longest semifinal match at Wimbledon

Anderson suggested in the aftermath that change was needed at the Grand Slams to stop players from being forced to keep playing for so long. "They've paid to see two matches, and they came pretty close to only seeing one match", Anderson said.

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  • Hawks acquire Jeremy Lin, draft assets from Nets
Hawks acquire Jeremy Lin, draft assets from Nets

According to Wojnarowski, the team also worked a deal with the Denver Nuggets on Thursday night, receiving forwards Kenneth Faried and Darrell Arthur , a 2019 protected first-round pick and a 2020 second-round pick in exchange for guard Isaiah Whitehead.

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  • Wimbledon 2018: Kevin Anderson beats John Isner in record-breaking semi-final
Wimbledon 2018: Kevin Anderson beats John Isner in record-breaking semi-final

Not only is he advancing to the first Grand Slam semifinal of his career at Wimbledon , he and his wife, Highland Park native Madison McKinley, are expecting their first baby girl. It was a drama filled set that went back-and-forth, similar to the third set. But the physical toll exacted on the 6-8, 205-pound Anderson can't possibly be remedied ...

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  • Harry Maguire 'deserves to play higher', says Riyad Mahrez
Harry Maguire 'deserves to play higher', says Riyad Mahrez

Despite City spending £60m on the 27-year-old, questions have been asked about where the former Leicester forward will fit into Pep Guardiola's plans. Mahrez believes an England that featured three of his new teammates were quite unlucky to exit the World Cup yesterday after being eliminated by Croatia.

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  • Basketball: NBA legend Charles Oakley arrested, Las Vegas gambling cheat
Basketball: NBA legend Charles Oakley arrested, Las Vegas gambling cheat

Security footage supposedly backed up the claim, and the former Knicks star was booked into the Clark County Detention Center. He was arrested and charged with committing or attempting to commit a fraudulent act in a gaming establishment.

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  • Trump criticizes British PM Theresa May over Brexit deal
Trump criticizes British PM Theresa May over Brexit deal

Looking ahead to his meeting with Russian president Vladimir Putin on Monday, Trump said he would be discussing many topics but his biggest hope was an agreement to substantially reduce nuclear proliferation - his ultimate dream was to get rid of the weapons altogether, he said.

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  • Papa John's to cut founder out from all branding
Papa John's to cut founder out from all branding

He believes very few Papa John's customers know Schnatter's name. "Regardless of the context, I apologize", the statement said. Papa John's has acknowledged in regulatory filings that Schnatter's public role as its pitchman could be a liability if his reputation was damaged.

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  • Isaiah Thomas Makes Surprising Free Agency Decision
Isaiah Thomas Makes Surprising Free Agency Decision

While this deal appears to be out of nowhere, it certainly makes sense. During the 2016-17 season Thomas was third in the league with 28.9 points per game and he earned second team All-NBA honors after helping to guide the Celtics to the best record in the East at 53-29.

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  • Neymar third favourite to replace Ronaldo after Juventus move
Neymar third favourite to replace Ronaldo after Juventus move

Notably, the Agnelli family runs both Juventus and the automobile-maker. For the USB union, the decision means Fiat is missing out on investment. "I wish him all the best except when he is playing against Madrid". The USB union confirmed Thursday it has called a three-day strike from Sunday at the Fiat plant in the southern town of Melfi in...

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  • Federation Internationale de Football Association president Gianni Infantino says Russia 2018 has been best World Cup
Federation Internationale de Football Association president Gianni Infantino says Russia 2018 has been best World Cup

It is common practice for broadcasters to pick attractive female fans from the crowd and zoom in on them during cutaways. Russian broadcasters have been accused of zooming in on female fans, such as when a glamour model in the stands received significant attention during the tournament's opening match, according to the Sun .

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  • Cesc Fabregas sends heartfelt Chelsea FC message to Antonio Conte
Cesc Fabregas sends heartfelt Chelsea FC message to Antonio Conte

It is expected that Chelsea will formally unveil Sarri as their new manager in the very near future. Indeed, the likes of John Terry and Cesc Fabregas have already passed on their messages of goodwill for the 2017 Premier League victor. Chelsea was beaten to the signing of Romelu Lukaku by Manchester United and then Fernando Llorente by Tottenha...

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  • England's World Cup team to be honoured by Theresa May at reception
England's World Cup team to be honoured by Theresa May at reception

The photographs of the emotional moment are just so damn pure - like something straight out of Friday Night Lights . The third-place match was dropped from the European championship by UEFA following the 1980 tournament but has remained part of the World Cup calendar despite complaints.

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  • Chelsea star Eden Hazard says joining Real Madrid is every player's dream
Chelsea star Eden Hazard says joining Real Madrid is every player's dream

Despite stating that he wants to return to England with a 'winning feeling ' following an exceptional showing at the World Cup, there is still a possibility that Thibaut Courtois could leave Chelsea this summer. Nevertheless, losing a player of his talent would be a devastating blow to the Blues and arriving manager, Maurizio Sarri. Financia...

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  • Brexit plan 'will probably kill' USA trade deal
Brexit plan 'will probably kill' USA trade deal

Tens of thousands are expected march through the streets of London to protest the American leader's visit to the United Kingdom , his policies on issues ranging from immigration and race relations to women and climate change. "I guess when they put out blimps to make me feel unwelcome, no reason for me to go to London ", Trump said, referring t...

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