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John Terry to leave Aston Villa

In a statement confirming his departure on their website, Aston Villa said: "We would like to place on record our most honest thanks for the effort and prof...


Serena Williams' French Open catsuit carries a powerful message for fellow mums

While Williams loved the bond breastfeeding allowed her to share with Olympia , she said she also missed certain things. Nadal racked up his 80th win in Pa...


Titan blank host Pats to win first Memorial Cup in franchise history

After losing in the WHL final last season, they're looking for some form of redemption. "It's one that you're always going to be wondering about and it's toug...


Fire breaks out at Citi Field while Mets are away

There appears to be a fire inside the concourse and there's heavy smoke coming out of the entrance. The team was in Atlanta to play the Braves on Wednesday ni...


Mallya steps down as Force India director

With cases of money laundering looming over Vijay Mallya, the Sahara Force India co-owner has stepped down from his position as Managing Director of the team. E...


Ex-Maryland basketball player killed in Texas van accident

Officials say 29-year-old Tucker, 29-year-old Andrew Akaji of Belleview, Florida, and 25-year-old Amanda Akaji of El Paso died at the scene. Tucker's teams ma...


England drop Stoneman for Jennings against Pakistan

Stoneman's opening partnership with national all-time record runscorer Alastair Cook has become the least fruitful in England's history, with a current output...


LeBron at 'all-time level' for NBA Finals

The team was +360 when they played the San Antonio Spurs in the 2007 NBA Finals, sportsoddhistory.com noted. "Had some really good days". Both teams neede...


Foles denies report of nixing trade

The Eagles reportedly chose to decline the trade after Foles told the team he'd rather stay in Philadelphia . Foles, who guided the Eagles to the Super Bowl...


Monchi: No Liverpool offer for Alisson

Former West Ham United striker Kevin George believes Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp should fly out to visit Loris Karius . The Mirror adds that Klopp w...


Swiss federal judge clears Peru captain to play at World Cup

In October, Guerrero tested positive for benzoylecgonine - the main metabolite of cocaine, something he has said is the result of drinking coca tea. Sport's t...


Chelsea join Liverpool in the race to sign Alisson

But signing Courtois from Premier League rivals Chelsea would be perhaps the biggest statement of the lot. He only has one year left on his current Chels...


Romania, Spain appeal to World Rugby over RWC 2019 sanction

Both sides were docked points for fielding ineligible players during the qualification process, opening the way for Russian Federation to take their place in Po...


Rabeh Madjer: I wanted Salah to win the Champions League

Mohamed Salah of Liverpool is seen during the Uefa Champions League final between Real Madrid and Liverpool on May 26, 2018 in Kiev, Ukraine. Ramos has...


Arsenal to build around Ramsey under Emery after new contract offer

Emery will need support from senior players like Ramsey. Adli has apparently had long conversations with Emery already, and the project the manager has in min...


Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane says will leave club

He spoke of a decision made for the best of the club and made as a reaction to the exhaustion but he contradicted himself saying: 'I am not exhausted of coachin...


Chelsea shelve Stamford Bridge project over ‘unfavourable investment climate’

With a capacity of 41,631, Stamford Bridge is the eighth-largest Premier League stadium and is dwarfed in the capital by Arsenal's Emirates Stadium, the London ...


Manchester City In Talks To Snap Jorginho From Napoli

Jorginho's agent has confirmed that Napoli have received a fresh offer from Manchester City for his client this summer. Mahrez will cost around £60m wit...


Black Stars Beats Japan In International Friendly

But, four minutes after the restart, Ghana striker Emmanuel Boateng got in behind the opposition defence and was scythed down inside the area by Kawashima jus...


Petulant Bernard Tomic bows out of French Open

The world number 190 embarked on a 1,000km journey from Barcelona to Paris yesterday, taking to the court just 11 hours after arriving at Roland Garros and ...


Zidane quits as Real Madrid manager

The French coach made a decision to throw in the towel after winning an unprecedented third consecutive Champions League trophy last weekend. I'll always be tha...


ICC World XI Set To Face West Indies In Charity T20 Match

It is pleasantly surprising that some of the biggest names of the game would be featuring. While The historic Lord's will offer the flawless stage for today's...


Rafa Nadal overcomes challenge from lucky loser Simone Bolelli at French Open

Nadal, once again the overwhelming favorite on his preferred surface after claiming clay titles in Monte Carlo, Barcelona and Rome, trailed 6-3 in the tiebreake...


Wales await news of Ashley Williams injury from Mexico draw

Giggs' young outfit held Mexico to a 0-0 draw in front of more than 80,000 fans at the Pasedena Rose Bowl, with nearly all of them supporting the World Cup-bo...


Bisping announces official retirement, cites new eye injury

He was obnoxious, annoying and irritating, plus a whole lot of words I'm not allowed to say in print, but he was ours and by the end of his run, he was a likabl...


South Africa's rugby team has a black captain - The first in history

Kolisi, who captains Super Rugby side Western Stormers, is not the first black player to captain his country. "My philosophy is that each player must take res...


Chelsea icon Lampard close to being named Derby manager

There's been interest from Derby and I've been speaking with them. He added: "I'm ambitious and I want to become a manager at some point". "It's a big clu...


Guillermo Garcia Lopez: 'I wanted to play free against Stan Wawrinka'

French Open organizers did not seed the three-time champion at Roland Garros. "It was very close today". After falling a set down, Wawrinka, who underwent a ...


Deschamps: Chelsea striker Giroud unfairly and too often criticised

We were a bit rash, a bit rushed and that goes for the 11 players that were out there tonight. "We chose this team because they have the same profile as the one...


Novak Djokovic secures easy win in Roland Garros opener

Djokovic, current world No. 22, faced a total of seven break points; he fended off four of them, conceding his serve once in each set. The 12-time grand slam ...


Zidane resigns as Real Madrid Coach

It is the moment to make a change. After three years, it's what I have made a decision to do. I do not forget the hard times, as well as the good times, and tha...


Kyrie Irving missed Game 7 due to deviated septum surgery

J.R. can have a nice game and LeBron can do what he does. "Obviously those expectations are there, but when you play for the Boston Celtics you're always th...


Confirmed: Zinedine Zidane leaves role as Real Madrid manager

The 45-year-old Frenchman led Real to their fourth Champions League trophy in five years - and third under his management - by masterminding victory over Liv...


Dietmar Hamann questions Loris Karius's behaviour after Champions League final defeat

Klopp stuck with Simon Mignolet in the 2015-16 season before the former Borussia Dortmund boss signed Loris Karius in a £4.7m deal from Mainz in June 2016. ...


Romanised Springs Upset in Irish Two Thousand Guineas

The Curragh will suit him. With sunshine forecast right through the weekend, she's going to get good or good to yielding ground and that shift is enough for her...