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  • England primed to seize moment in Euro 2017 semi-final against Holland

    England primed to seize moment in Euro 2017 semi-final against Holland

    She scored a hat-trick against Scotland and was on the mark against Spain in the group and France in the quarter-final. "Mark has a really great ability to get the best out of people and to make them feel confident", she said. England meanwhile possess the tournament's top scorer in Jodie Taylor, but will be without influential midfielder Jill Scott - who scored the victor in that 2009 encounter - with the Manchester City midfielder suspended for the game .

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  • Bolt Says Dopers Are Killing Athletics

    Bolt Says Dopers Are Killing Athletics

    It's on its way back up now. "Coach and I have daily moments when we're still deciding and sometimes disagreeing on the path forward because things are looking positive and bright when you look at all three events". Former British hurdles great Colin Jackson, who conducted parts of the interview, said that Bolt has had 147 victory laps in his career, and statistics show that he has lost only five races of the 86 finals over 100m and 200m since 2008.

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  • Twins Win In Garcia's Debut

    Twins Win In Garcia's Debut

    The Yankees acquired Twins' left-hander Jaime Garcia and cash considerations in exchange for minor league right-hander Zack Littell and left-hander Dietrich Enns , the teams announced Sunday. He held Oakland to three runs on eight hits over 6.1 innings. "It's not my decision", he said. "Going down the stretch you always want to try and find ways to improve", Brett Gardner told FanRag Sports.

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  • Ronaldo makes no statements after appearing in court over tax fraud

    Ronaldo makes no statements after appearing in court over tax fraud

    Dozens of fans turned up to support the Real Madrid and Portugal footballer, who was ushered into the back entrance of the court in Pozuelo de Alarcon, a wealthy suburb of Madrid where he lives. The football superstar went on to say that he is fully aware that he has to pay taxes accordingly and that he has been doing it since then. This last was commuted to an additional fine of 252 000 euro: € 400 per day in prison.

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  • Xavier Rhodes, Vikings Agree on Reported 6-Year Contract

    Xavier Rhodes, Vikings Agree on Reported 6-Year Contract

    The 27-year-old Rhodes is coming off of a terrific 2016 campaign in which he registered 52 tackles, five interceptions, 10 passes defended and a defensive touchdown en route to his first Pro Bowl appearance. It's the second time in as many weeks that the Vikings have locked up a defensive starter. The team announced on Sunday that Rhodes has agreed to a contract extension.

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  • Chandimal likely to return for second Test, Herath doubtful

    Meanwhile, on day four, India concluded their second innings of first Test match at 240/3 (d) to set hosts Sri Lanka a target of 550 runs. With Karunaratne and Dickwella frustrating India , the tourists finally got the breakthrough they wanted when Dickwella was caught behind off the bowling of Ashwin for 67, which came off 94 balls and included 10 boundaries.

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  • Wheeldon two over after two at Canadian Open

    Wheeldon two over after two at Canadian Open

    After playing the first 11 holes in 4 under, he made a double bogey on the par-4 third and bogeyed the par-4 eighth en route to a 1-under 71. He then fired two more birdies to reach 6 under with seven to play before messing up in mixing four bogeys (including his final two holes) and two more birdies in closing for a second straight two under 70.

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  • Chelsea Are Title Favourites Says Antonio Conte

    Chelsea Are Title Favourites Says Antonio Conte

    Club chairman, Daniel Levy was against what he term "unsustainable" spending by the Premiership clubs. Technical director Michael Emenalo said: "We are delighted to complete Alvaro's signing and welcome him to the club". "You must understand the status of the team", the Italian continued. "Every team has to understand what their ambitions are", the Italian said. He will have to learn to take on the responsibility and pressure of a starting player if he is to become the number one choice ...

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  • Yankees Overcome a Triple Play and Down the Reds

    Yankees Overcome a Triple Play and Down the Reds

    Home sweet home. The Yankees returned home to Yankee Stadium on Tuesday for the first time since before the All-Star break, and they celebrated with a 4-2 win over the Reds. With the bases loaded and no outs, Todd Frazier hit a ball hard to Reds shortstop Jose Peraza . In the fifth, the Yankees added a third run, which turned out to be the game-winner, as Austin Romine doubled to drive in Tyler Wade.

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  • Bayern Munich defeat Chelsea 3 - 2 in pre-season game

    Even though Marcos Alonso managed to pull a goal back before the break, the opening half would have been a major concern for Antonio Conte as Chelsea struggled to cope with the intensity of Bayern's pressing and the speed of their play, while their own attacking output was limited.

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  • Penn State kicker Joey Julius leaves team to treat eating disorder

    Penn State kicker Joey Julius leaves team to treat eating disorder

    And it's obvious that, maybe the least important is how good their football team is. "But I don't think anyone forgets the victims or the circumstances that hurt a lot of people". In a post published in May , Julius informed fans and friends that "there is light at the end of the tunnel. It's just probably going to take longer than any of us thought".

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  • Virgil van Dijk left out of Southampton's pre-season squad

    Virgil van Dijk left out of Southampton's pre-season squad

    The Reds have so far been frustrated in their pursuit of both RB Leipzig's Naby Keita and Virgil van Dijk of Southampton but are ready to redouble their efforts with the new Premier League season now just around the corner. "Now he is not involved with the team because psychologically he is not 100 per cent". Leaks to the media about agreeing personal terms with Van Dijk seemed to be bragging from Liverpool , and Southampton went down the route of suggesting action over tapping ...

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  • Day open to Birkdale's tough conditions

    Day open to Birkdale's tough conditions

    That has some potential to cause problems for the leaders, who are on the back nine as the wind is picking up and a few raindrops are coming down. South Africa's Branden Grace is in the clubhouse on four under par after his major championship record-breaking round of 62 earlier in the day.

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  • Jerry Jones, Jason Garrett express support for Ezekiel Elliott

    Jerry Jones, Jason Garrett express support for Ezekiel Elliott

    Collins shot back by saying that he highly doubts it and that the Cowboys definitely aren't going to win. "I commented right under his picture". Jones said he didn't want to speculate about a possible suspension. Collins himself will be reporting to training camp next Thursday, July 27, with the rest of the Giants . "Like all of us, we do good some days and don't do good the others", Jones said.

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  • Neymar, Alexis to PSG in double swoop

    Neymar, Alexis to PSG in double swoop

    PSG have stepped up their pursuit of the 28-year-old in recent weeks, with the Ligue 1 giants poised to launch a £70m bid for Sanchez. Wenger is now in China where Arsenal have nearly completed their pre-season trip and spoke on Thursday about where Sanchez will play in the Gunners forward line next season, insisting that he will fit into the team alongside club-record summer signing Alexandre Lacazette.

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