Tuesday August 21-st, 2018

Tour de France: Stage 20 highlights Tour de France: Stage 20 highlights

The Welshman took a lead of more than two minutes into the time trial on Saturday's penultimate stage and lost only 14 seconds to world champion Dumoulin. It was a tough 31km route in the French Basque Country between Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle and E...

Froome ready to 'look after' Thomas after running out of steam Froome ready to 'look after' Thomas after running out of steam

It was up to Sky to set the tempo at the start of the last climb and they just let me away. "I think he's got nearly a two-minute lead on Dumoulin, which I think is a pretty comfortable lot", Froome said. Colombia's star rider Nairo Quintana nabb...

Opinions & Transfer NewsWe All Follow United Opinions & Transfer NewsWe All Follow United

Liverpool smashed the world transfer record for a goalkeeper to bring the Brazilian 'keeper to Anfield, with the previous record only being set past year when Man City paid £35 million to sign Ederson Moraes from Benfica. The 28-year-old scored fr...

UFC's Conor McGregor pleads guilty after throwing hand truck at bus UFC's Conor McGregor pleads guilty after throwing hand truck at bus

He was filmed lobbing a dolly through a window of the bus in a NY stadium at the end of a media event on April 5. Robbie Fox yelled, an Irish flag draped around his neck. McGregor is not allowed near either until July 2020. McGregor, however, did not...

David Silva reveals why he is eternally grateful for Pep Guardiola's help David Silva reveals why he is eternally grateful for Pep Guardiola's help

Mane stroked home Liverpool's victor from the penalty spot deep into stoppage time to give Jurgen Klopp's men a morale-boosting victory over an under-strength City team at the MetLife Stadium. However, the City manager will be more concerned by t...

International Champions Cup: Atletico Madrid beat Arsenal International Champions Cup: Atletico Madrid beat Arsenal

It's like a new page in the book of my life. Historically, Arsenal has worked with young players to give them the chance to work with the first team, for them to show their quality in each match. Last season was a disappointment for Arsenal Footb...

Matteo Darmian pushes for Manchester United exit amid Napoli interest Matteo Darmian pushes for Manchester United exit amid Napoli interest

Manchester United star Diogo Dalot has handed Jose Mourinho a timely boost by returning to training. "Of course people can say I'm fat, but I know my own body", said Shaw. United could demand up to £30million for a player who cost them £16m from...

Rangers Trade Cole Hamels To Cubs Rangers Trade Cole Hamels To Cubs

Texas will receive minor leaguers in exchange for the southpaw and send "a significant amount of cash to cover Hamels' salary", reports Passan . Jurado, 22, was 5-3 with a 3.28 ERA at Frisco. Another Major League Baseball pitcher is on the move. ...

Emery Impressed with Iwobi... confirms Nigerian's new Arsenal Contract

For us, it's about continuing our preparations. "My information is he's going to sign to continue with us", said Emery, who will face his previous club, Paris Saint-Germain, at the International Champions Cup on Saturday. "I want to work with the...

Japan forward Muto set to join Newcastle Japan forward Muto set to join Newcastle

The English F.A.is due to hear the case next week to decide if Muto, who has not recently been a regular starter for Japan, should be granted permission to join the Magpies. Newcastle United finished 10th last season in England's top division. The...

Aston Villa owners pledge to bring club 'back where it deserves' Aston Villa owners pledge to bring club 'back where it deserves'

But after talks at the club's training ground - less than two weeks before the start of the season - Bruce will remain in charge of the Sky Bet Championship side. There are serious problems mounting off the pitch at Villa, with failure to land promot...

Aussies hang tough as Tour de France rolls on Aussies hang tough as Tour de France rolls on

Instead, team CEO Iwan Spekenbrink says they approach this year's race as another opportunity to learn the race's intricacies to one day mount an all-out assault for the yellow jersey. His team said that after further tests at a hospital in Toulouse,...

Priyanka Chopra attends Akash Ambani's pre-engagement bash with Nick Jonas Priyanka Chopra attends Akash Ambani's pre-engagement bash with Nick Jonas

The evergreen Rekha, in a traditional gold sari. Shah Rukh Khan , who is a close friend of the family hosted and performed at the ceremony. Man of the moment, Ranbir Kapoor, with Ayan Mukherji and the elegant Neetu Singh. The menu is decided by th...

DeMar DeRozan eager to work with Gregg Popovich

Not even on the hoops stuff, just my partner. DeMar DeRozan is still pissed off. DeRozan also believes the reasons Raptors General Manager Masai Ujiri offered for making the deal were "B.S". There is another quote, this one from the statist...

LeBron James reacts to Kevin Love's massive new Cavs contract LeBron James reacts to Kevin Love's massive new Cavs contract

As per Adrian Wojnarowski , general manager Koby Altman and Kevin Love are scheduled to announce the extension at Quicken Loans Arena as soon as today. We developed a culture here that reflects that. "Cleveland fans have been special from day ...

Anthony Martial leaves Manchester United tour for birth of second child Anthony Martial leaves Manchester United tour for birth of second child

He also said: "One thing is what I would like". As revealed by ESPN FC , he considered a move away this summer. Jose Mourinho has made his intentions clear for the rest of the transfer window at Manchester United: to sign two more player...

Milner delighted with Salah and Mane sharpness Milner delighted with Salah and Mane sharpness

Silva won his third Premier League title last season, performing a key role in the record-breaking season despite ongoing personal problems after his son, Mateo, was born prematurely. The best way to show his quality and maturity is by stepping up wh...

My game is back - Spieth finds Open positives despite tough final round My game is back - Spieth finds Open positives despite tough final round

Number of bogeys Francesco Molinari made in his final 37 holes, almost unthinkable given the pitfalls that await during every trip 'round Carnoustie, among the hardest links courses in the world. "I was trying to take the burn out of the equation b...

Lakers add veteran Michael Beasley to revamped roster Lakers add veteran Michael Beasley to revamped roster

Heading into his 11th National Basketball Association season with his seventh franchise, Beasley knows something about locker room chemistry and the importance of professionalism. Under Johnson and Pelinka, Los Angeles has been seeking to complement ...

New Zealand men emulate women after winning World Cup Sevens title New Zealand men emulate women after winning World Cup Sevens title

However, the route to the "other" final was relatively easy for a team of England's calibre with emphatic wins over Mexico, who failed to score in the entire tournament, and China. The English flanker caught the ball at full pace and outran a divin...

Messi, Mbappe in but Neymar omitted from FIFA Best list Messi, Mbappe in but Neymar omitted from FIFA Best list

Varane is the only defender on the list. Yes, eventual victor Luka Modric was at the heart of Croatia's drive to the final, but Mbappe added the spark that made France the champions. FIFA's expert panel did not shortlist the past two award winner...

Everton confirm signing of Richarlison from Everton for £40m Everton confirm signing of Richarlison from Everton for £40m

Everton finally secured their first signing of the summer on Tuesday evening, as they confirmed the arrival of Watford attacker Richarlison . The club's most expensive player is Gylfi Sigurdsson who cost 45 million pounds from Swansea City near...

Jose Mourinho satisfied with Alexis Sanchez on return to side Jose Mourinho satisfied with Alexis Sanchez on return to side

On the other hand, Mourinho is unlikely to allow Manchester United sell the French forward to another English club and will not let the 22-year-old leave Old Trafford unless it is the right price or the right club, the report further suggested.

Pakistan election: Imran Khan projected to win Pakistan election: Imran Khan projected to win

In recent days the campaign has been overshadowed by a surge of attacks on election rallies by Islamist militants. The workers of the two parties clashed in Mardan as well. Khan has been an outspoken critic of the US-led war in neighbouring Afghani...

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola 'worried' about Borussia Dortmund strong tackles Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola 'worried' about Borussia Dortmund strong tackles

If they are ready they'll help us and if not we'll wait for them. Despite being in limbo while he looks for a new club, Hart insists he can still win an England recall. Leagues are there to be played in", said Hart . Mahrez - a £60million sign...

The Future of Daniel Sturridge at Liverpool The Future of Daniel Sturridge at Liverpool

Keita formally completed his move to the Merseyside outfit from RB Leipzig on July 1 after a deal was agreed between the clubs in August previous year. "I really don't think that anybody's said the 100 percent right thing about it, and I don't have t...

Arsenal's Mesut Ozil makes first public appearance since controversial Germany withdrawal Arsenal's Mesut Ozil makes first public appearance since controversial Germany withdrawal

Many politicians and journalists in Germany questioned Ozil's loyalty to his country after photographs emerged of Ozil, a third generation immigrant with a Turkish heritage, posing alongside Erdogan . "He feels here with us that he can work every ...

Tour de France boss slams protesters after tear gas halts race Tour de France boss slams protesters after tear gas halts race

It happened during a protest by French farmers when a bunch of hay bales was thrown across the road just before the peloton arrived. Race leader Thomas, of Team Sky, was one of several riders forced to clean his eyes and throat with water, although...

Guardiola says repeat of record-breaking season ‘impossible’ Guardiola says repeat of record-breaking season ‘impossible’

We can not seem to go an hour at the moment without a new kit being dropped somewhere in the world. We have three more years on the contract, but the results will dictate what will happen in the future. My target now is to see the faces of my players...

Jose Mourinho explains why Pogba plays better for France than Manchester United Jose Mourinho explains why Pogba plays better for France than Manchester United

Many a pundits were predicting that World Cup in Russian Federation could well be Ronaldo's last in Portugal colours and that Juventus had overspent on a player who was supposedly over the hill. Ronaldo had previously claimed that biologically h...

New Zealand women beat France to retain World Cup Sevens New Zealand women beat France to retain World Cup Sevens

The final is at 2:45pm this afternoon, while the All Blacks Sevens also meet France in the men's quarterfinals at 11:16am. The Blitzboks had shown incredible form to get to the semi-final, while England had to rely on an extra time golden sco...

FCA's CEO Marchionne replaced immediately due to serious health issues FCA's CEO Marchionne replaced immediately due to serious health issues

Marchionne was due to step down as CEO next year. Alfredo Altavilla resigned Monday, days after the board named the head of Jeep , Mike Manley , to replace the 66-year-old Marchionne as CEO after 14 years in the role. FCA includes the Italian b...

Cornet beats Minella in Gstaad clay-court final Cornet beats Minella in Gstaad clay-court final

Minella, of Luxembourg , overcame 19-year-old Marketa Vondrousova of the Czech Republic 4-6, 6-2, 6-2 to reach her first career final at 32. Minella took an early lead with a break to make it 2-1 in the opening set but Cornet showed determinat...

Tiger Woods moves into share of lead at British Open Tiger Woods moves into share of lead at British Open

And yet there he was in the final round, with major champions in front of him and behind him and the biggest one of them all - Woods next to him in a final round so wild that seven players had a share of the lead at various times, and six players wer...

Barcelona agree €41m deal to sign Malcom after Chelsea reject Willian bid Barcelona agree €41m deal to sign Malcom after Chelsea reject Willian bid

John Solano reports that the Brazilian is closing in on a €41 million move, a deal that may see Willian stay at Chelsea beyond the summer transfer window. He said: "It is true that, a few days ago, I was aware that a lot of squads were keen on Ma...

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