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  • Thomas Lemar

    Thomas Lemar "very happy" at AS Monaco following Arsenal pursuit

    Following a first bid of €72m + €8m (turned down), and then another of €50m + €30m + Origi on loan for a year (also turned down), it seems the Reds then offered €75m (bonuses included). Meanwhile the Gunners were ready to spend a whopping £90m on Lemar - if they could shift Alexis Sanchez to Manchester City for their asking price of £70m.

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  • Oxlade-Chamberlain holding out for Liverpool FC move

    Oxlade-Chamberlain holding out for Liverpool FC move

    Personal terms are unlikely to prove an issue, with Antonio Conte hoping a versatile player will challenge Victor Moses at right wing-back and bolster his midfield options with a Champions League campaign ahead. Oxlade-Chamberlain has played every game of Arsenal's season so far, including Sunday's 4-0 defeat to Liverpool at Anfield . Liverpool have opened talks with Arsenal over a deal for midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

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  • Murray pulls out of US Open with hip injury

    Murray pulls out of US Open with hip injury

    There had already been speculation that one of the reasons why he had a number of physical issues in the first three months of this year, including a bout of shingles and an elbow injury, was because he had taken so little rest in the off season following his remarkable exertions in reaching the World No.1 position at the end of 2016.

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  • Vontaze Burfict faces 5-game suspension for illegal hit, sources told ESPN

    Vontaze Burfict faces 5-game suspension for illegal hit, sources told ESPN

    However, Sherman would likely be classified as a defenseless player as he was looking back at the quarterback while running a route when Burfict drilled him. He was suspended previous year for three games because of " repeated violations of player safety rules ". The hearing is scheduled for next week, and Burfict will lose $882,353 in base salary should the National Football League uphold the suspension.

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  • Formula One: Hamilton equals Schumacher record with 68th pole

    Formula One: Hamilton equals Schumacher record with 68th pole

    F1 sporting chief Ross Brawn gave Hamilton a congratulatory message from the Schumacher family on the Spa grid at the end of qualifying, adding "they said that Michael always said records are there to be beaten". "Mentally I'm ready for whatever comes and the team have shown, particularly in the last race, just how unified we are". Ferrari confirmed Finnish veteran Kimi Raikkonen , the 2007 world champion who has been a loyal team player but last won a race in 2013, earlier in the ...

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  • Bears suffer long list of injuries vs. Titans

    Bears suffer long list of injuries vs. Titans

    He immediately grabbed his left knee and teammates motioned for medical assistance. The injury, which should be confirmed within the next 24 hours, will obviously knock Meredith out for the remainder of 2017. Meredith's exit came in the final minute of the first quarter. In addition, Bears long snapper Patrick Scales is out with a knee injury of his own while cornerback Prince Amukamara has been listed as doubtful to return due to an ankle injury.

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  • England v West Indies: second Test, day two

    England v West Indies: second Test, day two

    Last Saturday the Windies were being shredded from all sides after losing 19 wickets in a day at Edgbaston but here the Barbadian duo delved into their reserves of heart and skill to see their side to 329 for five and a lead of 71. Woakes had become a mainstay in all three worldwide formats, but a side strain suffered barely two overs into England's Champions Trophy opener against Bangladesh at The Oval in June put him out of action for 11 weeks.

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  • F1 Belgian Grand Prix: By the numbers

    F1 Belgian Grand Prix: By the numbers

    The track surface is on the abrasive side, meaning tires get quite the workout. Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel boosted Ferrari ahead of qualifying by posting the fastest times in final practice for the Belgian Grand Prix on Saturday.

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  • Ibrahimovic Signs One Year Contract With United

    Ibrahimovic Signs One Year Contract With United

    According to reports he fancies an even longer stay at the club as he's been linked to a coaching role after retirement as well. He told United's website: " I am back to finish what I started ". Jose Mourinho brought Ibrahimovic, who suffered a long-term knee injury in April, back onto the United agenda when he held his first press conference of the preseason at UCL in July.

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  • Tigers DH Cabrera, Yankees C Romine ejected after wild brawl

    Tigers DH Cabrera, Yankees C Romine ejected after wild brawl

    He also regularly contributes to SportsCenter, Baseball Tonight, ESPNews, ESPN New York 98.7 FM and ESPN Radio . Remember how the Washington Nationals perhaps cost themselves a World Series in 2012 when they put young ace Stephen Strasberg on an innings count of 160 and then stuck to it by not letting him pitch in the playoffs? And it is incumbent on Garcia to give the team more than the four or five innings he's produced thus far, along with his 0-1, 6.32 record.

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  • Giants' Beckham, Jr. Could Miss Season Opener vs. Cowboys

    Giants' Beckham, Jr. Could Miss Season Opener vs. Cowboys

    Beckham didn't like the hit and was visibly upset at Browns' safety Briean Boddy-Calhoun. Beckham didn't appreciate the hit and limited his postgame remark to say: "I don't know. Unfortunately, risky hits on legs that are planted in the ground have become a byproduct. Nothing has been confirmed of whether Beckham's sprain is of the high or low variety.

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  • Mayweather vs McGregor: Andre Ward backs Floyd Mayweather to beat Conor McGregor

    Mayweather vs McGregor: Andre Ward backs Floyd Mayweather to beat Conor McGregor

    Lewis reasoned that as Mayweather's previous 49 opponents had failed to find a chink in his armour there was little reason to believe the charismatic 29-year-old MMA fighter would find him out. Trust me, you're not alone. There was plenty of speculation that McGregor could look towards the Ali Act as a way out of his contract with the mixed martial arts leader.

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  • Revisit nine of the best Jerry Lewis moments

    Revisit nine of the best Jerry Lewis moments

    Lewis starred in classic comedy films such as The Ladies Man , The Errand Boy , Cinderfella , The Nutty Professor and The Disorderly Orderly . Jerry was married twice, to Patti Palmer from 1944 until 1980, and then SanDee Pitnick, who he Wednesday in 1983.

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