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Yates extends Giro lead with 11th stage win, Froome slips further

Three breakaway riders Alessandro De Marchi, Leon Sanchez and Fausto Masnada were caught five kilometres from the line before two steep climbs to the finish. Ir...


JR Smith Shoves Al Horford in Celtics-Cavaliers Game 2

Horford escaped injury on the play but it's exactly the sort of foul that can really harm a player. Needless to say, it was an extremely ill-advised decision ...


Gavitt Games Pairings Announced

Palmer was fifth in the Big Ten in scoring at 17.2 points per game while adding 4.4 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game for the Big Red. This year's Gavitt Game...


Stephen Piscotty homers in first at-bat back from mother's funeral

The Athletics' Stephen Piscotty returned from the bereavement list in a special way on Tuesday. Piscotty, a Bay Area native, was traded by the St. Louis Cardi...


Everton sack Sam Allardyce as manager

However, despite doing what he was brought in to do, the 63-year-old was heavily criticised for his team's style of play and Everton fans were far from pleased ...


Transfer window to open this week

For a long time we knew that it would end on Thursday 9 August at 5pm but for whatever date it would open was left in the dark. 'Yes. In fact, deals can be ag...


Jets and Golden Knights drawing the best playoff TV ratings in Canada

Golden Knights fans erupt at a watch party at Red Rock Casino after Golden Knights right wing Alex Tuch scored a first period goal during Vegas' game two NHL ...


IN TWEETS: Tributes pour in for legendary photographer Sam Nzima

He approached The World and started freelancing for them before he took the iconic photo of the Soweto student uprisings in 1976. The image displayed the br...


How much of Netflix's spending is going toward original shows?

Another thing that isn't secret is Netflix placing much more of its attention, and money, on its own shows instead of reruns and movies made by others. And with...


Marcus Smart calls out JR Smith for 'dirty' play

Horford extended his streak of games with double-digit scoring to 13 playoff games, and increased his postseason scoring average this season to 17.2. Indeed, ...


The three players most likely to leave Manchester United this summer

Jose Mourinho's trusted number two has done it all with the self-proclaimed "Special One" during their 17 years as a duo, from winning a treble with Inter Milan...


Eden Hazard's future put under the spotlight by further Don Balon falsities

He has been linked with a move to Spanish giants Real Madrid , and Los Blancos are still monitoring his progress at the London based club. Hazard is also awa...


Europa League Final 2018: how and where to watch

Fernando Torres claims that the knowledge of competing with Atletico Madrid in the Europa League final has minimised the feelings of "knowing that my caree...


Harmanpreet, Mandhana named captains for Women's T20 challenge

When England cricketers Alex Hales and Adil Rashid made it clear they are focussing on white-ball cricket and putting a break to their respective first-cl...


'Zero concern' as James says Cavs will bounce back

Auerbach's spirit was definitely with the Celtics that 2007-2008 season, as they won the National Basketball Association championship that year, spearheaded by...


Cleveland Cavaliers vs Boston Celtics: Lineups, preview & prediction 5/15/18

They didn't want the 25-point win to get to their heads, because they knew LeBron James and Co. would be ready to respond in Game 2. "Because I'm a compet...


Lightning avenge home losses with Game 3 win in Washington

It was the first home game for the Capitals in a conference final in 20 years, but it didn't go well for Washington. He took a feed from Hedman, converting fo...


Why don't Arsenal sign Yaya Toure from Man City?

City won the title quite comfortably and sent records tumbling in the process - just about the only one they didn't manage to either equal or break was Arsenal...


Is Man City greatest Premier League team ever?

The Premier League is the most important thing. We've been updating these rankings on a rolling basis since last August, but this is the final, crystalised cu...


Buttler recalled to England Test squad

It is a move that should be applauded as England are not good enough in Test cricket now after a barren winter to ignore someone as talented as Buttler , who w...


Steve Bruce reaping benefits of Aston Villa 'big player' policy

On a night when Villa Park honoured Jlloyd Samuel, the former Villa defender, the stadium rocked and a pressure valve was released as Steve Bruce's side moved...


US Open Champion Lucas Glover's Wife Arrested for Domestic Violence

Glover did not make the final cut for the tournament finishing DNF and falling off the leaderboard. The report said that when his mother, Hershey Glover, tr...


Kolkata Knight Riders bowlers bowl out Rajasthan Royals to 142

In all, two points separate teams No. 3 to 7. Rajasthan is also in high spirits after Job Buttler powers the Royals to a magnificent win at Wankhede stadium...


Banco Bradesco Plans Special Dividend of $0.01 (BBD)

The company exchanged hands with 11321839 shares contrast to its average daily volume of 8.74M shares. Return on Investment measures the amount of return on a...


Arteta closing on Arsenal deal

No successor has been appointed as yet, but Goal has revealed that former skipper and current Manchester City first-team coach Mikel Arteta is the preferred op...


Man Utd To Announce Signing After FA Cup Final

One player who was influenced by him is United's club-record signing, Pogba, who expressed his admiration of Carrick after yesterday's victory on Twitter. The E...


Jason Witten Thinks Dez Bryant Will Sign With This NFL Team

And I think he's going to end up going to the Green Bay Packers . The star wide receiver was released by the Dallas Cowboys in April after eight seasons ...


Manchester City's Premier League title parade draws around 100k fans

Standing next to the vehicle as it passed by at what can best be described as, well, parade pace, the fan can be seen holding his hand up to Pep, who then launc...


Arsene Wenger claims he nearly signed Cristiano Ronaldo

Former Arsenal midfielder Mikel Arteta has been priced as the bookies favourite to take over from Arsene Wenger according to Betway. Recent ventures int...


Former Texas A&M wide receiver Christian Kirk arrested for disorderly conduct

Christian Kirk , an Arizona Cardinals draft pick who played high school football in Scottsdale, was arrested and charged with criminal damage near this year...


Hart out of in England's World Cup squad for Russian Federation 2018

The Burnley defender's fine form saw him earn his first England cap in March, and he now dreams of becoming a part of a 23-player squad that will head to Ru...


Michael Jordan Docu-Series "The Last Dance" First Trailer Revealed

The news item also notes that "Jordan, other Bulls figures and dozens of sports luminaries signed on [to provide] commentary". ESPN and Netflix are planni...


Robinson Cano suspended 80 games for PED use, per reports

As it turns out, the Mariners will have to get used to playing without him for the foreseeable future. Eighty games is the standard suspension for a first-tim...


Romania out of RWC 2019, Japan to play Russian Federation

It will be their second appearance following 2011 in New Zealand when they lost all four pool games. The deduction also means Germany replace Spain as the...


Former Aston Villa defender Samuel dies

He switched allegiances to play for Trinidad and Tobago in 2009 and won two senior caps for the twin island republic. "Our players will wear black armbands as...