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Perez says he hasn't spoken to Ronaldo about rumors of exit

He also said he needed to speak to the Portuguese but, with the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation under way, now was not a good time. And that could be the chance that Chelsea take to try and bring Ronaldo to Stamford Bridge, with Roman Abramovich keen to make a big-money move in order to persuade Antonio Conte to stay, so says a report in The Sun . Read More »

Pakistan are champions; crush India by 180 runs


Despite the heavy loss, Kohli had a smile on his face. Under the dynamic captaincy of Sarfraz Ahmed , the match displayed the unbelievable potential of debutants in the Pakistani cricket team including Fakhar Zaman, Hassan Ali and Shadab Khan. Read More »

Star player frustrated at Arsenal due to delay in contract talks

The England worldwide played proved a vital cog in Arsenal's new 3-4-1-2 formation, his versatility allowing him to play at wing-back, central midfield and attacking midfield in the shape. Oxlade-Chamberlain made 45 appearances for the Gunners this season, but the majority of those came from the substitutes bench. Mixed reactions to the club's interest in Oxlade-Chamberlain are understandable given his inconsistency over the past couple of seasons, yet there is good reason to be excited ... Read More »

Dennis Rodman, marijuana, and a North Korean prison release: Phillip Morris


Tillerson said the State Department secured his release at Trump's direction, and a spokeswoman was firm in saying Rodman's trip had nothing to do with Warmbier's release. Tillerson said the State Department is continuing to discuss three other detained Americans with North Korea . We learn from this that the Trump administration has standard diplomatic channels to North Korea , and that the North Korean government uses those channels and wants to keep lines open by making ... Read More »

Russian Federation beat New Zealand as FIFA Confederation Cup begins

After New Zealand lost possession in a risky area, Poloz's neat touch released Glushakov, who clipped his finish over Marinovic and off the post before Boxall bundled the ball into his own net as he and Smith frantically tried to clear. Ronaldo will be able to focus his fans' minds on playing after widespread suggestions this week he wants to leave Real Madrid and Spain, where his tax affairs are under investigation. Read More »

Dravid set to extend his tenure as India A, U-19 coach


Amid rumours of fresh interviews being conducted for the head coach of India's men's team, it has been clarified that no such process will be followed in Dravid's tenure extension. However, with the contract allowing an extension, the CAC chose to extend Dravid's contract without calling for new applicants. The earlier contract was for ten months and board paid him more than four crores. Read More »

Celtics trade No. 1 overall pick to Sixers


But, if that Lakers pick doesn't fall between No. 2 and No. 5 in the 2018 draft, Philly will instead send a 2019 first-round pick from Boston that it acquired from the Sacramento Kings . Celtics fans have been leery about moving down, particularly with all the buzz about Fultz. National Basketball Association free agents will soon be available on the market, and the Boston Celtics may already have their top targets. Read More »

Ward in a rematch knocked out Kovalev

During a heated post-press conference, Main Events CEO Kathy Duva said she will file a protest with the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Monday following Andre Ward's eighth round knockout victory over Sergey Kovalev . And any efforts to generate buzz this week were dashed when Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor announced their own fight. Ward remained unbeaten by turning the tables on the big punching Kovalev , who seemed to tire as the fight went on. Read More »

Who will join the Vegas Golden Knights?


Marc-Andre Fleury of the Pittsburgh Penguins and Roberto Luongo of the Florida Panthers stand out among the veteran goaltenders . "We can put a competitive team on the ice and accumulate draft picks", McPhee said , via the Knights Twitter account . Read More »

Celtics-Sixers trade finalised, Markelle Fultz expected to go No. 1

The Sixers and Celtics agreed to a trade that sees Philly acquire this year's #1 pick, in exchange for this year's #3 pick, and a future first round draft pick. "I don't think [the Celtics] soured on Fultz", said Himmelsbach. And that means the Celtics could be gearing up for more moves soon. He said Fultz is the best player in the draft. Read More »

Cleveland breaks out bats, beats O's 12-0

Kluber (6-2) struck out 11 and walked none in his 12th career complete game and second shutout of the season. "There was nothing he [Bundy] could go to that he could depend on", Orioles manager Buck Showalter said. Dodgers rookie Bellinger, playing in his 51st big league game, smashed a pair of home runs off New York Mets pitcher Zack Wheeler in a 10-6 victory to become the fastest player to reach 21 home runs in his career. Read More »

Ronaldo : No other club offer for player: Real boss


It hasn't finished yet and I don't want to disturb the Portuguese team". "It would be a big mistake if [president] Florentino Perez doesn't try to keep him with us", he said. The club ― which also won La Liga last season ― lead the way in the elite European competition with 12 trophies. A two-time La Liga victor, his 285 goals in 265 league appearances mean he is second only to Barcelona's Lionel Messi in that competition. Read More »

Perez to remain Madrid president until 2021


The prosecutor argues that Ronaldo used a shell company in the Virgin Islands to defraud Spanish tax authorities of a total of $16.5 million. "I'm leaving Madrid , I'm determined". While their relationship did not end on the best terms, Mourinho would surely know how to maximize Ronaldo's talents once again. The 31-year-old, who is currently on global duty with Portugal for the Confederations Cup, has been left angered at his treatment by Spanish tax authorities and now wishes to ... Read More »

Kevin Durant's late-game heroics encapsulate NBA's new nightmare


The Cavaliers suffered a 118-113 defeat in game three of the NBA Finals - a five-point loss - and it's demonstrable that a lot of the damage came with James off the court. Some people may argue their greatness, but James won't. They're just not good enough to beat what may be one of the NBA's best teams ever. "I think the whole thing was how fun it would be, because of the style of play, because of the individual talents", Kerr said. Read More »

The Boston Celtics Try Their Own Big Short

The Sixers and Celtics agreed to a trade that sees Philly acquire this year's #1 pick, in exchange for this year's #3 pick, and a future first round draft pick. The trade only makes sense if they sense Boston would select Jackson at No. 3 overall. History will say the Boston Celtics passed on the No. 1 overall pick in this year's National Basketball Association draft, not only trading it away but doing so in a deal with one of the team's fiercest rivals. Read More »

Dodgers' rookie Cody Bellinger becomes fastest to 21 HR-mark


As Wheeler has endured back-to-back disastrous outings, the Mets now have to evaluate whether this a rough stretch of if Wheeler has hit a wall in his first season back. "His outs are loud outs right now". No other player in the majors has hit more than 17 homers in that time and no other player in major-league history has hit as many in his first 51 big-league games. Read More »

Ronaldo only leaving if a club pays €1billion exit clause, insists Perez


Prosecutors in Madrid recently filed a complaint to a court in Pozuelo de Alarcon that accused the four-time Ballon d'Or victor of a "voluntary" and "conscious" breach of his tax obligations, claiming the 32-year-old created a "business structure" in 2010 to hide earnings from image rights between 2011 and 2014, thus defrauding the Spanish tax authorities out of €14.7million. Read More »

Escaped Inmates Captured in Tennessee


Bill Miller said in a press conference. Rutherford County Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh tells NewsRadio WGNS how the story and subsequent chase unfurled. According to Bedford County Sheriff Austin Swing, The fugitives stole a vehicle in Moore county in the Lynchburg area, but it broke down in Bedford County. Read More »

Mrazek, Helm, Ouellet among those the Red Wings left unprotected


Nashville Predators forward James Neal and Anaheim Ducks defenseman Sami Vatanen also were left unprotected. The week is shaping up to be a very busy one and it all kicks off with the Expansion Draft. Photo by Andy Martin Jr. If McPhee was willing to agree to leave Josh Manson untouched as part of the trade, both teams solve a potential complication. Read More »

Champions League goalscorers: Cristiano Ronaldo beats Lionel Messi to top spot


Given their sensational recent record in Europe they will be confident of convincing nearly any player they want to join. I consider myself a man of this house ( Real Madrid ). "I was just happy to get on for the last few minutes", Bale said. It's always cagey in a final but we're happy with the win. "James is an incredible player, but when you have so many". Read More »

PGA: Casey in US Open mix


Johnson won by one, though maybe Fleetwood's most memorable moment there, for better or worse, was the embarrassingly bad high-five he shared with his caddie after draining a long birdie putt to pull within one. But his stay was short-lived. His completely unraveled on the par five 14 with a triple bogey. Masters champion Sergio Garcia returned a tidy one-under 71 to leave the Spaniard at three-under 141, in contention for a second straight major. Read More »

Pakistan rout India for Champions Trophy title

India further exposed Pakistan's weaknesses in their team's structure in a match that had chances galore for both the teams right from the start. "We want to be a little more consistent as a team but we've got a group of players here who are fantastic". This was Pakistan's largest margin of victory, by runs, in 129 ODIs against India , surpassing their 159-run success at Delhi in 2005. Read More »