Wednesday, 16 January 2019
Latest news
Home » Sports


Destiny 2 on the Nintendo Switch is Not Happening

Destiny 2 is all everyone can talk about today, after Bungie lifted the lid on their shared-world shooter sequel at an exclusive event last night . While PS4 and Xbox One players will be able to enjoy everything Bungie has in store on September 8, PC players will have to wait a bit longer to help restore the City to its once great glory. Read More »

Barcelona wins Copa del Rey in Luis Enrique's last game


Alaves has already toppled Barcelona this season. The Luis Enrique era in Barcelona came to an end with the coach lifting one last trophy. He celebrated by waving his winner's trophy and singing the club's anthem in front of the Barcelona fans who traveled to the final in Madrid. Read More »

Marouane Fellaini sets headers record in Europa League final

From Marouane Fellaini's lay-off, the French midfielder let fly with a left-foot shot that flicked off Davinson Sanchez's left foot and looped past Ajax's helplessly wrong-footed goalkeeper Andre Onana. Since the beginning we had this in our minds. It was the biggest return yet on United's world-record £89.3 million ($115.8 million, 103.2 million euros) investment in Pogba, who celebrated by pointing to the sky. Read More »

Gallery: Arsenal Celebrate Record 13th FA Cup Title

The ball appeared to strike his outstretched hand but play continued as the ball looped into the penalty area towards Aaron Ramsey who was clearly in an offside position. Arsenal scored again nearly immediately, through Aaron Ramsey , and Mertesacker ended up deservedly on the winning side. The Arsenal pressure was relentless, but they could not find a second goal . Read More »

Cavs Back to Finals

James scored 11 points with six assists in the period and Irving, showing no sign of the twisted left ankle he suffered in the third quarter of game four, scored nine as Cleveland shot 64 percent from the field in the first quarter. "I think especially since this is year 14 for me, for this to happen now it means so much", beamed Korver. You've got to do something. "It made me really appreciate that". Read More »

LeBron James officially surpasses Michael Jordan

Cleveland won the series 3-1 following a 135-102 victory Thursday night to advance to the NBA Finals for the third straight year and the fourth time in franchise history, and they were extremely hyped . His team should provide a safe haven of confidence, too, with Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love healthy and playing like the stars Cleveland dreamed of when they pieced this team together with James' return from Miami. Read More »

Kessel comes through to tie series for Penguins

Pittsburgh Penguins' Olli Maatta, left, \is checked along the boards by Ottawa Senators' Ryan Dzingel (18) during the first period of Game 1 of the Eastern Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Saturday, Ma. HollywoodLifers , who are you rooting for in this series, the Penguins or the Senators? Ditto the Penguins captain, as Sidney Crosby didn't have his usual impact on the game and whichever captain takes control of the game first might just lead their team to ... Read More »

Manchester United set to reward Jose Mourinho with new five-year deal

I make my final respect the strength of the opponent and understand their weakness so if I say something about my finals, something about my team is they are always humble. Especially because you have two legends - many of them but two are legends in terms of titles and trophies. "High pressing was hard because Man United only played long balls and didn't take any risks in the build-up". Read More »

Jose Mourinho: I've still got 15 more years in management

They won the previous season's Champions League and with fabled figures from their 1990s golden team now employed behind the scenes, there is a feeling that the Amsterdam giants have rediscovered themselves. Obviously I am happy to be part of that [Europa League win] and in some way help the club win trophies, and that is the way it's been over the last 18 months and past year. Read More »

Rafael Nadal targets 10th title in French Open

After last year's French Open , Djokovic lost in the third round at Wimbledon , his earliest defeat in a Grand Slam in seven years. Makarova, also left-handed, is a former top tenner who has made at least the quarter-finals of all the majors, except the French Open . Read More »

Vettel, Ferrari Rule The Day In Monaco


Hamilton struggled for grip throughout Saturday practice and qualifying, failing to put in a quick enough lap in Q2 before his final flying effort was aborted by yellow flags brought out after Stoffel Vandoorne crashed into the barriers at the Swimming Pool chicane. Read More »

Chelsea enquire over £48m Inter Milan star Ivan Perisic


The Croatian worldwide is also a major target for Manchester United and Arsenal , with the flying forward's price range hovering somewhere quite high, between £48m and £52m. However, Mediaset Premium claim this afternoon that Perisic only wants Manchester United and was talked into the move by Jose Mourinho. Mourinho said yesterday that he already knows the players he wants to sign and expects executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward to make the deals happen. Read More »

Vettel overcuts Raikkonen to end Ferrari's Monaco wait


Vettel stressed there was no plan to switch the cars at the stops prior to the race, but the suspicion in the paddock was that the victory was engineered more than it was earned. "There is no reason to lie, I am very happy", said Vettel. I can understand why he's upset. "Something we've been waiting for a long time has finally come to pass, a race which will be part of our history", Ferrari chairman Sergio Marchionne said. Read More »

Isaiah Thomas focused on free agents and not new contract

His team should provide a safe haven of confidence, too, with Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love healthy and playing like the stars Cleveland dreamed of when they pieced this team together with James' return from Miami. "I'll take LeBron James , absolutely", Laimbeer said this month on "The Rematch" podcast . "This team is a insane team ". He was just 21 in his first playoff game, but was well-prepared at that point to lead his teams on lengthy runs, whereas Jordan didn't get his ... Read More »

Djokovic, Nadal drawn into same half in Roland Garros

Today's ATP players have much the same feeling about Paris in the springtime: great place to visit - unless you're hoping to win a prestigious tennis trophy. Djokovic faces Spain's world No. 65 Marcel Granollers in the French Open first round, which starts tomorrow. "And after these three I think there are some players who can go very deep here who can make big surprises and to these players I count Sascha ( Alexander Zverev ) and myself". Read More »

Rooney close to revealing decision on future

The Portuguese coach took charge of the Red Devils previous year and already has three trophies under his belt, the latest of which came on Wednesday night in the Europa League final win over Ajax . Also, chipping golf balls into a washing machine and we finally discover just how hard is Colm ParkinsonHave a look, it's all good.Afterwards the victorious team and Mourinho posed by a large banner that read "Manchester - A City United"."It means everything". Read More »

IndyCar braces for change, promotes younger drivers


The New Zealander had the fastest qualifying effort in 21 years to win the pole, and hed like to drink the victors milk for the second time . "You can see from their marketing who they are pushing", four-time series champion Scott Dixon said. Read More »

How to watch Cavaliers vs. Celtics

The Cleveland Cavalier forward scored a record breaking 42 points in their playoff game against the Bolton Celtic to earn his team a 112-99 victory over their rivals. "We go out and just try to be as great as we can be every night". Played as hard as we could. "I respect all my teammates, and I really appreciated playing with all the guys I had a chance to play with this year; a special group". Read More »

Ex-MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden dies at 35

Hayden was born in Owensboro, Kentucky. Injury details were not immediately available. Authorities report that the impact was strong enough to shatter the windshield of the vehicle and threw Hayden's bike into a ditch with the frame snapped in half. Read More »

Spike Lee deletes Instagram post stating Colin Kaepernick signed with Seahawks


Not long after posting the photo, Lee deleted it. Well, actually there's no "may" about it because I just wrote an National Football League headline with Spike Lee in it for this very article. "Much Success For The Coming NFL Season". Nothing is official yet, even if Lee is perhaps anticipating Kaepernick will join the Seahawks. The visit was confirmed roughly a week after Seahawks coach Pete Carroll confirmed Kaepernick was one of the quarterbacks the team considered for the backup job ... Read More »

Cleveland Cavaliers set up Golden State Warriors rematch

Williams is a backup now with the Cavaliers , but he was a bright spot for the team in the Eastern Conference Game 5 closeout win over the Boston Celtics by scoring 14 points in 17 minutes. You gotta give credit to where credit is due". And, breaking it down by spread, there have been 24 NBA Finals games with favorites of seven or more points the last 25 postseasons. Read More »

Wayne Rooney set to leave Manchester United in the summer

United in grief after the incident at Manchester Arena , Mourinho said: "If we could, we would change obviously the people's lives for this cup immediately, we wouldn't think twice". This resulted in a 1-0 break by the most successful club of English football. Ajax played the European Tournament after 21 years, and they make busy Manchester United's defense one after one attack. Read More »