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Man United agree to sign Swedish defender Lindelof

It was never going to be easy for Phil Jones and Chris Smalling to live up to what had gone before them at Manchester United . Wilkins feels European players are too expensive and that Jose Mourinho's side could have signed the England global for a much cheaper fee. Read More »

London high-rise fire like horror movie

Other survivors spoke of confusion and conflicting advice given to residents, many of whom had been advised in advance not to leave their apartments in the event of a fire. Several witnesses also described the horror of seeing people leap from the tower to save themselves. We are in the Westfield just around the corner. Read More »

Antoine Griezmann declares allegiance to Atletico Madrid


Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann reportedly rejected an ultimatum from Man Utd and could have now missed out on a move to Old Trafford. "It's been another good season and hopefully we can make some good signings in January". Manchester United targets Jose Maria Gimenez and Antoine Griezmann's are € 65 million and € 100 respectively. "It's a hard time for the club", Griezmann said in an interview. Read More »

The most awaited gaming console launched

Microsoft does boast internal updates like a 31 percent faster CPU and a hard drive that could make loading screens a thing of the past. Like the PS4 Pro , the One X is also capable of super-sampling, which will upgrade the visuals of games even for people playing on a 1080p television, not to mention the possibility of smoother framerate. Read More »

LeBron James uninterested in Olympic 3-on-3, picks Dream Team anyway


LeBron , who averaged a triple double throughout the NBA Finals , was asked after the loss if he's still a fan of the concept of a "superteam", you know, like the one he formed in Miami alongside Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh . So I think that could be really good. "Sure, I'd love to do it", said Stewart, who won her first Olympic gold medal at the Rio Games. He is no stranger to the Olympics, as he has played in several of the United States of America basketball teams, carrying them to ... Read More »

Curry, Durant committed to keeping Golden State on top

RiRi's video was created by Cycle, a company that creates social media content for a myriad of celebrities and athletes. Igouadala, who was the 2015 finals MVP, had another award worthy game as he scored 20 points on the night, 12 crucial ones in the first quarter which included a series of thunderous dunks that Lebron didn't want any part of. Read More »

Warriors top Cavaliers to win NBA championship

The same folks who predicted the championship was over and parity was dead when Durant opted to leave Oklahoma City and join the 73-win Warriors team shrugged and scoffed at a championship ring tainted by his choice of if you can't beat them, join them. Read More »

Kohli unfazed by limited game time for India's middle order

The skipper agreed that there is hype around the match but didn't want to classify it as the biggest match in Bangladesh's cricket history. Against India , they have had some remarkable success where they have caused a massive upset. Yes, India played also at their best, that's why they won. We scored no - on a tough wicket we scored nearly 300, 295. What is that danger element in your team which gives you an edge? However, this is not the first time that a Pakistani doppelganger of ... Read More »

Warriors are National Basketball Association champions in almost flawless run through playoffs

Fans light a LeBron James jersey on fire after the Golden State Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in game 5 of the NBA Finals in Oakland, Calif., on Monday June 12, 2017. He was vilified in 2010 when he left the Cavaliers to join the Miami Heat where he won two National Basketball Association titles before returning to Cleveland four years later and delivering the city their first National Basketball Association championship in 2016. Read More »

Everyone wants to see an India-England final: Virat Kohli

This means that in the case of the rain rendering semi-finals unplayable, England and India would progress to the final. Mortaza did not look much anxious about the Edgbaston wicket as his side will be playing for the first time in ICC Champions Trophy 2017 apart from the warm-up game. Read More »

Highlanders snatch narrow win over Britsih and Irish Lions


The home side, mindful the Lions had been superb in defence in their 12-3 win over the Canterbury Crusaders on Saturday, played at a much higher tempo and attacked from greater depth than their south island rivals. "Both are obviously back in training, Jonathan is still going through protocols but hopefully he'll be back in full training tomorrow and we'll see from there". Read More »

McEnroe, Ivanisevic tip Murray for the final

However, Murray , described as the real no 1 by fourth round opponent Juan Del Potro , bounced back by taking the second set easily and stormed through a third-set tie-break before finishing off a tiring Nishikori to seal a fourth successive semi-final appearance in Paris . Read More »

Mexico Soccer Fans Boo National Anthem, Slur Goalie

Speaking in Azteca's tunnel on Monday night, Bradley diagnosed what had gone wrong. The United States had taken the lead six minutes into Sunday night's World Cup qualifier. The Toronto FC midfielder was remarkably cool about how he netted arguably one of the best goals the U.S. men's national team have ever scored . Well, there we go then. Read More »

Durant chugs beer, immediately spits it out during Warriors' celebration

Lay it out he did. Golden State locked up its fifth title in franchise history with Monday's 129-120 win over LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 of the NBA Finals at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif . "I do not anticipate any issues with him staying". He had tears in his eyes as he hugged assistant coach Mike Brown, who filled in for him on more than one occasion. Read More »

Barack Obama texted Kevin Durant after NBA Finals win, praised his defense

James countered by averaging the first triple-double in Finals history, with 33.6 points on 23.4 field goal attempts, 12 rebounds and 10 assists per game . They banded together and played big to small. It was all they needed to shatter the Warriors' aura of invincibility, hand them their first postseason loss and allow the doubt, seemingly left over from last year's collapse, to creep back in. Read More »

Aaron Judge's eighth-inning homer prompted MVP chants ... at Angel Stadium

Judge hit two more home runs, including a drive almost 500 feet that cleared the distant bleachers at Yankee Stadium and sent NY romping past Baltimore 14-3 Sunday for its fifth straight win. "It feels really good to be able to get off to a hot start, and I want to keep it going", Hicks said. Last time he faced the Angels (in 2016), he gave up a run to Kole Calhoun but still got the win. Read More »

Lonzo Ball pokes fun at his father in new commercial

Defensively, Fox would be a good asset as he is active with his hands while guarding the ball and has impressive lateral quickness and anticipation. "Like, 'No shot is a bad shot, '" Ball said in a March 2016 interview . 5. No player makes it to Draft night on his own. The rumor was eventually shot down, but it has stirred up some speculation involving the top of the National Basketball Association draft. Read More »

Barack Obama Texted Kevin Durant After Finals Win, Praised His Defense

The Cleveland Cavaliers' reign at the top of the National Basketball Association came to an end with a 129-120 loss to the Golden State Warriors in Game 5 of the 2017 Finals at Oracle Arena in Oakland , California, Monday night. To celebrate, Nike unveiled an ad celebrating Durant's triumph , but that's not all. We found out in the first quarter of Game 4, when they came out and scored 49 points and should have scored more than that. Read More »

Manchester United sign Benfica defender Victor Lindelof for £30.7 m


Mourinho's first summer at the Old Trafford helm saw Ibrahimovic, Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Eric Bailly and Paul Pogba arrive. VICTOR LINDELOF has become Manchester United's first signing of the summer in a £31million deal from Benfica . "I am thrilled to be joining Manchester United". Lindelof cut his teeth as a teenager in the tough surroundings of Sweden's third tier at Vasteras SK, a small club based a little over 100 kilometres outside Stockholm where he made his senior debut in 2010. Read More »

Minor league team pitches pregnancy tests for Father's Day


For the promotion, the Jumbo Shrimp will be giving away pregnancy tests to all fans so they'll "know if they need to return for Sunday's Father's Day Game". General Manager Harold Craw said the idea was pitched as a "tongue-in-cheek" promotion for the Thirsty Thursday crowd, which tends to be young professionals and college students. Read More »

Fescue at Erin Hills may add challenges


The US Open is about as close as golfers get to stepping into a ring and this year they face a new contender for the sport's toughest test when they take on Erin Hills. Kevin Na shows how hard the US Open course is at Erin Hills if you stray from the fairways. For a time it looked as if Johnson might miss his second consecutive major. Read More »

Kevin Durant: 'I Didn't Hop On

The NBA trade rumors connecting Paul George to the Cleveland Cavaliers are heating up in the wake of Cleveland's loss in the NBA Finals , with reports that Kevin Love may be headed to in to give the Cavs the missing piece needed to beat the Golden State Warriors . Read More »

National Basketball Association title a vindication for Warriors' Durant

The $600 clue in the category "Sporting Life" subtly roasted Durant for his 2016 decision to ditch the Thunder and join the Warriors , the very team that had just beaten him in the 2016 Western Conference Finals. "They're assembled as good as you can assemble, and I played against some really, really good teams that was assembled perfectly, and they're right up there". Read More »

Warriors are National Basketball Association champions — Sports Night


The Warriors also won titles in 1947 and 1956, when the team was based in Philadelphia, and took the crown in 1975 and 2015 after moving to the San Francisco Bay area, but had never clinched a title at home. "No", he added. "But like I've always told myself, if you put in the work and you leave it on the floor, then you can always push forward and not look backwards". Read More »

Rep. Steve Scalise shot in Virginia, Rep. Peter King says


The gunman, James T. Hodgkinson , a 66-year-old home inspector from Belleville, Illinois, was shot and killed by the officers. Both police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation have yet to formally name the alleged shooter. Brooks said he took off his belt so he and another congressman could use it as a makeshift tourniquet on Scalise. Describing the shooting, Sen. Read More »