• Justin Thomas wins in Firestone's WGC finale
Justin Thomas wins in Firestone's WGC finale

He'd just won the final installment of the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone surrounded by family. "I'm going to have a chance", Poulter said. Firestone has held tour events since the Rubber City Open in 1954. World number three Thomas was pleased his score reflected the quality of his game as he warms up to defend his PGA Championship ...

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  • Courtois agent urges Chelsea to allow Real Madrid transfer
Courtois agent urges Chelsea to allow Real Madrid transfer

However Chelsea will not want to pay top wages for both Courtois and his replacement at the same time meaning a deal will likely be done swiftly if a new goalkeeper arrives. The reason they have yet to reach an agreement however is primarily due to their failure thus far to land a Courtois replacement. However, the club are yet to sign a replac...

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  • Wilfried Zaha Tells Crystal Palace Stars He Wants To Join Chelsea
Wilfried Zaha Tells Crystal Palace Stars He Wants To Join Chelsea

Everton were interested in signing the Ivory Coast worldwide earlier this summer but Zaha was reluctant to move north again after his failed stint at Manchester United a few years ago, so the Toffees signed Richarlison from Watford instead.

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  • Man Utd and Barcelona close to settling Mina fee
Man Utd and Barcelona close to settling Mina fee

The report claims that Everton have agreed a £28.4m transfer fee and only minor details of the transfer now need to be finalised. If Spurs were to sell Dembele without a proper replacement, then their midfield would be extremely thin when compared to other supposed title contenders.

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  • Urban Meyer Placed On Administrative Leave By Ohio State
Urban Meyer Placed On Administrative Leave By Ohio State

Courtney Smith , the ex-wife of the recently fired wide receivers coach, said in an interview that she had discussed the incident in 2015 with Shelley Meyer , Urban Meyer's wife. On Thursday night, Ohio State announced it formed an independent board "related to the investigation involving Urban Meyer ". Said Spurrier: "I consider Urban a good...

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  • Chelsea fans are absolutely loving Callum Hudson-Odoi's performance against Arsenal
Chelsea fans are absolutely loving Callum Hudson-Odoi's performance against Arsenal

At a club famed for its dominance of academy football and then the difficulty for those young players of actually breaking into the first-team, it was a significant statement that will hopefully also herald a change of approach under Sarri.

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  • Sam Curran leads England's fightback against India
Sam Curran leads England's fightback against India

From round the wicket, he bowled left-hander Cook - England's all-time leading Test run-scorer - for 13 with an excellent ball that pitched on middle and hit the top of off stump. Dhawan scored 26 off 46 deliveries peppered with some fluent strokes while Vijay made 20. This is another duo dominated again by the England bowler.

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  • Francesco Molinari pays tribute to his golfing idol Costantino Rocca
Francesco Molinari pays tribute to his golfing idol Costantino Rocca

McIlroy's first birdie had come at the 296-yard 15th, where he drove into a greenside bunker and splashed out to six feet, but a bogey three holes from home dropped him back to seven under. "Not the Tiger that Phil (Mickelson) and Ernie (Els) and those guys had to deal with, " McIlroy said. "The only way for me to get here is through the Senior O...

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  • Imran Khan claims victory in Pakistan elections
Imran Khan claims victory in Pakistan elections

Haqqani, who is with the Hudson Institute think-tank, said the result was unlikely to change anything in Pakistan, unless the military-led establishment decides to shutdown its "jihad business" and recognises it as the source of the country's isolation and economic difficulties.

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  • Mourinho hoping for 2 more signings
Mourinho hoping for 2 more signings

The 32-year-old former England global, who can operate as a forward or as an an attacking midfielder, has spoken highly of the 22-year-old France worldwide. "We bought a fantastic player (Diego Dalot)". "I think basically it's down to too much, too early and too much dough sitting in the bank". As per reports from the Mirror , Manchester Unit...

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  • Spieth aims to retain British Open title but Woods lurks
Spieth aims to retain British Open title but Woods lurks

Molinari, the world No.15, ended two shots clear of Schauffele, Rory McIlroy , Kevin Kisner and Justin Rose , who had to birdie the last on Friday to make the weekend cut. And just last month Molinari was the victor of the Quicken Loans event on the PGA Tour that Woods hosted. His second shot to the Spectacles 14th was 30 feet behind the flag...

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  • Protest delays Tour de France; cyclists accidentally tear-gassed in eyes
Protest delays Tour de France; cyclists accidentally tear-gassed in eyes

Overall race leader Geraint Thomas was among the unintended casualties of the spray, and was seen rubbing his face in discomfort after the incident. It will be a stage with three climbs, 3,000 metres of positive elevation and is only 65 kilometres long! Stage 16 was eventually won by Quick-Step's French rider Julian Alaphilippe , who profited ...

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  • Loris Karius addresses critics as Iker Casillas leads defence of Liverpool goalkeeper
Loris Karius addresses critics as Iker Casillas leads defence of Liverpool goalkeeper

Pulisic has spent his entire career with Dortmund, and has racked up an impressive 12 goals and 20 assists in 97 appearances in all competitions. Netherlands' Virgil van Dijk opened the scoring for Liverpool in the 25th minute with a perfectly timed leaping header off a long cross from Andrew Robertson.

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  • Astana On Fire As Nielsen Wins Stage 15 Jul 22, 2018
Astana On Fire As Nielsen Wins Stage 15 Jul 22, 2018

This will be followed by the individual time trial on the penultimate day of the race. "There are three big, big days left, and then the time trial, so (I) just take each day as it comes and we will see what happens", Thomas said. The trio snuck off the front of the remnants of a 29-man breakaway on the descent off the Pic de Nore as crosswinds s...

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  • Top intelligence official says he meant no disrespect to Trump
Top intelligence official says he meant no disrespect to Trump

Trump's tweets on Thursday come as he has alternated between trying to quell a political uproar over his comments in Helsinki - he refused to back the United States intelligence community's assessment of Russian efforts to influence the 2016 election during a joint news conference with Putin, instead touting Putin's strong denials - and his desir...

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  • Liverpool sign AS Roma goalkeeper Alisson for world record fee
Liverpool sign AS Roma goalkeeper Alisson for world record fee

Revealing the Anfield atmosphere during Liverpool's thrilling 5-2 Champions League semi-final first leg win over Roma had helped make up his mind, Alisson said: "That game definitely did have an influence but I also watched other games".

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  • Sebastian Vettel on pole following Lewis Hamilton disaster
Sebastian Vettel on pole following Lewis Hamilton disaster

Having suggested in the aftermath of the British Grand Prix that the first lap clash with Kimi Raikkonen was deliberate and that it represented "interesting tactics" from Ferrari - a claim subsequently backed-up by members of his team - Lewis Hamilton subsequently withdrew the remark.

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  • Kerber set for sustained success after Wimbledon title
Kerber set for sustained success after Wimbledon title

In doing so, Kerber prevented Williams from claiming an eighth title at Wimbledon and 24th from all Grand Slam tournaments, which would have equaled Margaret Court's record. "So I have to play my offensive tennis, especially when I need it'". From the first ball to the last Kerber was a study of focus, jumping out to a lead before Williams ...

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  • Mourinho anxious by Man United’s ‘very bad’ pre-season
Mourinho anxious by Man United’s ‘very bad’ pre-season

United open the 2017/18 Premier League season when they host Leicester City at Old Trafford on August 10. United begin their pre-season with friendlies against Club America on Friday and San Jose Earthquakes two days later before next week's International Champions Cup tournament.

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  • Roy Keane: I don't mind Paul Pogba dancing now
Roy Keane: I don't mind Paul Pogba dancing now

Pogba has made 88 appearances with Manchester United since his return in 2016. Speaking at his first news conference of United's pre-season tour of the United States, Mourinho confirmed he passed on congratulations to Pogba and hailed his performances during the latter stages of the competition.

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  • Emmanuel Macron urges business to hire talent from 'World Cup banlieues'
Emmanuel Macron urges business to hire talent from 'World Cup banlieues'

The Victor Hugo stop - named after the acclaimed 19th-century writer - was renamed Victor Hugo Lloris after the team's captain and goalkeeper, while Notre Dame des Champs became Notre Didier Deschamps . "We're not still celebrating "Black-Blanc-Beur", we're celebrating brotherhood", he said of the current team. France has won the Football Wo...

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  • Raptors Could Be In 'Driver's Seat' To Trade For Kawhi Leonard
Raptors Could Be In 'Driver's Seat' To Trade For Kawhi Leonard

Leonard widely has been reported to have interest in playing in Los Angeles, although it's unclear if he has specific interest in joining the Lakers, the Clippers or either one. Talks between the Spurs and Raptors have intensified in recent days, league sources said. "For key figures involved in the deal, it is believed only a snag in final dis...

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  • Belgium boss Roberto Martinez backs Chelsea star to quit for Real Madrid
Belgium boss Roberto Martinez backs Chelsea star to quit for Real Madrid

Chelsea sacked Antonio Conte on Friday following months of speculation, and replaced him with former Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri . With 21 days left on the current window before the new campaign, Chelsea are not ready to lose the services of the playmaker who had a decent World Cup kin Russian Federation.

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  • Djokovic 'overwhelmed' after downing Nadal in Wimbledon classic
Djokovic 'overwhelmed' after downing Nadal in Wimbledon classic

Occasionally there were outbreaks of tennis amid the thudding serves, with one 23-shot rally won by Anderson at 6-5 in the first set. Isner, who leads Anderson 8-3 in past meetings, is making his debut in the final four of a Grand Slam tournament in his 41st appearance at one.

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  • Liverpool Make Record Breaking £62m Bid for Alisson Becker
Liverpool Make Record Breaking £62m Bid for Alisson Becker

Earlier today, multiple reports confirmed that Liverpool have submitted a bid for Roma goalkeeper Alisson Becker . That has left the two English clubs to fight it out for Alisson , but in today's new development, Liverpool have put their money where their mouth is and that gives them a significant advantage in their bid to land the keeper...

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