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Hazard appreciates Chelsea fans despite embarrassing defeat to Newcastle

A rapid second-half double from Ayoze Perez added to Dwight Gayle's 23rd-minute opener as Chelsea came up short on Tyneside. "On many occasions througho...


Second Durham rugby player dies in Sri Lanka

The club confirmed with "great sadness" that Baty, his 26-year-old teammate had also died Tuesday. "We would also like to take this opportunity to thank every...


RICH LIST: East Lancashire billionaires rank high

Despite his growth in wealth, Ed only comes in 35th in the main musicians list, which is topped by Sir Paul McCartney and his wife Nancy Shevell with £820 m...


Germany coach Loew agrees contract extension to 2022 - DFB

Germany have signed coach Joachim Low and his staff to a two-year contract extension, keeping them in control of the national team through the 2022 World Cu...


Jay Ajayi sued for allegedly trashing mansion, shoving owner

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - FEBRUARY 04: Jay Ajayi #36 of the Philadelphia Eagles celebrates defeating the New England Patriots 41-33 in Super Bowl LII at U.S. In t...


Jon Jones Responds To Chuck Liddell's Callout

In the three tweets, he posted: " Old Chuck has been calling me out for years! ". What was even more surprising was the fact he called out the supremely talen...


Mercedes' bosses want to see my contract extension: Hamilton

Hamilton, the reigning world champion, will not complain. "If we don't see those issues then there are no excuses". The supersoft tyre wasn't delivering the g...


Chelsea now considering approach for manager of Premier League rivals

In this situation, you need to be fearless and take risks. "I think Daniel is going to listen to me". You know me, I have insane ideas. I think it's a moment ...


Hero Gotze Misses Out On Germany's World Cup Squad

The 32-year-old Bayern Munich star is one of four goalkeepers named by head coach Joachim Loew , who will have to cut four names when the final 23-man squa...


Trial delayed in Giants, Eli Manning fraud case

Jury selection was to have begun this week in New Jersey. Barring a last-minute settlement, the two-time Super Bowl-winning quarterback could take the witness...


David Tepper finalizes Panthers purchase

The sale is still pending approval of the National Football League owners at their next meeting, which takes place May 21-23 in Atlanta. The Charlotte Observ...


Magic hope to find luck in 2018 NBA Draft Lottery

The Magic is listed with an 8.8 percent chance of landing the No. 1 pick and a 29.1 percent chance of getting a top three pick. The 2018 NBA Draft Lottery is ...


Michael Carrick picks up Man Utd coaching reins for FA Cup final

Juve are prepared to let Sandro leave this summer, but will demand £55m for the 27-year-old, while Shaw is attracting interest from Tottenham Hotspur and Everto...


Newcastle owner Mike Ashley pledges 'every penny generated' to Rafa Benitez

You'd think that we would throw everything we had into this game. Rafa Benitez will be wary of the threat Chelsea might pose, especially having been the car...


Cleveland Cavaliers C Tristan Thompson could start Game 2 vs. Boston Celtics

He's going to approach this game as one that he's going to have to lead and bounce back". "We can't just expect him to do everything". "When I do check into the...


O'Brien hits historic first test century

Let's bask in and review Ireland's, and particularly O'Brien's, greatest day - I believe better than the World Cup win, because this was unknown territory for t...


Jonathan Marchessault's 2 goals help Golden Knights even series

His team is even at 1-1 in the conference final and the Golden Knights return home for the next two games at the T-Mobile Arena, a building where they have won ...


Recovering Neymar confirmed in Brazil's World Cup squad

Tite decided not to inform who are the players that could replace one of those until June 4 in case of injury. They included Firmino, Willian, Jesus and Ferna...


Steven Gerrard 'delighted' to make first Rangers signing

Especially as the club have made a serious statement of intent by paying what, by their standards, is huge money to secure Arfield's signature ahead of rival cl...


Simpson shoots 63 to lead Players by five

Eighteen-time Major victor Tiger Woods finished seven shots adrift of Simpson on 11 under but at one stage closed the gap to four with a birdie on the 12th ho...


Brazil unveil final 23-man squad for Russian Federation 2018

As expected, forward Neymar was included as he completes the final stage of his recovery from a foot injury, while Shakhtar Donetsk pair Fred and Taison were ...


Dilip Vengsarkar backs Virat Kohli's decision to skip Afghanistan Test

The Mumbai stalwart goes on to add that even Test specialist Cheteshwar Pujara should not have been forced to play the one off Afghanistan test match in the...


Wenger tips Arsenal for Premier League glory next season

Per Gary Jacob, Juventus manager Max Allegri is in the frame to succeed Wenger following positive discussions between both parties on transfer spend and staff. ...


Fulham 2-0 Derby County (Agg 2-1)

But Slavisa Jokanovic's side finally got reward for the efforts two minutes after the interval when 17-year-old Sessegnon showed great composure to drive home a...


Ohtani dominant in 6th start as Angels beat Twins 2-1

Although the Los Angeles Angels couldn't do enough against the Twins' own rookie pitching star to get a win for Ohtani , they made sure to end their series w...


UFC staff robbed in Brazil

The UFC has traveled to Rio de Janeiro for its latest event this weekend, and there was an unfortunate incident involving several of the company's employees in ...


Conte reveals when his future at Chelsea will be decided

Mike Ashley says he "hopes" Rafael Benitez will remain Newcastle United manager after hitting out at those who have criticised his ownership of the club. M...


PSG: Thomas Tuchel named as Unai Emery's replacement

Paris Saint-Germain says it has hired former Borussia Dortmund coach Thomas Tuchel as a replacement for Unai Emery . "It is with much joy, pride and ambi...


From Portugal: Fonseca leaves Everton behind, 'should commit to West Ham soon'

It now remains to be seen if West Ham will push ahead with their pursuit of Benitez or look elsewhere. West Ham ended the campaign in 13th place with Mo...


Mercedes can now put pressure on Ferrari - Hamilton

It's important for me to get back into a good position in qualifying, it's usually a strength of mine". Lewis Hamilton said he would sleep "like a baby" on ...


Kylian Mbappé voted Young Player of the Year by Ligue 1 players

Neymar suffered a foot injury that truncated his season but he still managed to score 28 goals in 30 games for the Ligue 1 Champions The former Barcelona forwa...


Man United Look To Italy To Solve Left Back Position

Carrick hugged Mourinho after being substituted to a standing ovation and thanked him in a speech to followers after the ultimate whistle. "[Martial's injur...


Mercedes cautious despite a commanding victory in Spain

Two weekends ago in Azerbaijan, the four-time champion was also fourth and in China before that eighth. Lewis Hamilton wiped the floor with the opposition a...


DeAngelo Hall Retires after 14 NFL Seasons

He quickly became one of the NFL's best cornerbacks and he made the Pro Bowl twice in four seasons with Atlanta. Hall was in the NFL for 14 years, being cho...


Manchester United vs Watford: Potential XI for Michael Carrick's swansong

And on Thursday, after the 0-0 draw with West Ham, Mourinho said: "Marcus [Rashford] and Anthony played against Brighton". 'I have had 17 years of incredible an...