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Bakayoko complete Chelsea deal

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In the process, he's also revitalized the careers of David Luiz, Pedro, and Nemanja Matić while completely reinventing a certain Victor Moses from a forgotten item on the balance sheet to a key player as Chelsea's starting right wing-back. Read More »

Kirk Cousins likely to play 2017 under franchise tag

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The San Francisco 49ers , coached by former Redskins offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan, who loves Cousins, could have $100 million in cap space to play with next offseason. Or maybe the 49ers would rather try their hand at landing a quarterback in the draft. Per the NFL's collective bargaining agreement, because he's playing 2017 on the franchise tag , Washington can not negotiate with Cousins until after the season. Read More »

Carolina Panthers general manager relieved of his duties

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After learning of the news of Gettleman's firing, Smith tweeted "It's Okay!" Dorsey makes the most sense. Gettleman is the second general manager to be fired this summer, which is unusual. Smith, arguably the franchise's most popular player, never took the move well. Based on comments he made after being released by Gettleman, it's hard to blame him. Read More »

Sports Mourinho Rules Out Ronaldo's Transfer to Man Utd

Mourinho has revealed now that United were indeed interested in signing Morata (Marca). That also applies to the coaching staff and those in the hierarchy, and Rooney has detailed how it became more and more hard to do so in the latter stages of his spell at Old Trafford. Read More »

Fan Sneaks Backstage with Fake Credential, Walks out with Conor McGregor

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The fight against McGregor, which will take place in Las Vegas, is expected to challenge financial and PPV records, despite the one-sided expectations. Also all of the craziest and funniest Conor McGregor moments . "I don't think the boxing world has ever seen this kind of power, this kind of velocity, this type of movement". Read More »

Carmelo Anthony expects the Knicks will trade him to the Rockets — RUMOR

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And now they've swapped in All-NBA point guard Chris Paul for Patrick Beverley. They want threes or layups. Several years later, the situation went in the totally opposite direction. When news broke of the new contract, Harden alluded the city as his present and future. D'Antoni's offense provides him with an unprecedented amount of space. Read More »

8 is enough: Federer gets record-breaking Wimbledon title

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He battled back on, but nearly immediately had a mechanical issue, depriving him of the services of Michal Kwiatkowski , who gave his rear wheel to his team leader. "We'd be ready for that", said Froome, adding that his team is "not going to allow anyone to come back on GC [General Classification]". "Kwiatkowski is sharp, super sharp, and I guarantee he'd have made the call and he did well", Brailsford said. Read More »

Chelsea striker Costa parties in Atletico shirt and mocks Conte

The confrontational forward scored 20 goals in 35 Premier League games last season, helping Chelsea to an emphatic title win in Conte's first season. During the live video, his Blues team-mate Cesc Fabregas commented: "Hahaha". As mentioned previously, Costa told teammate Fabregas to give Conte a hug . Read More »

Lonzo Ball Has Another Great Game Without Wearing His Sneakers

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This year's Las Vegas Summer League Lakers are exciting a fan base looking for some positivity after four years of lacking it. The Lakers were winless going into Monday's game, but it seems like they will have added momentum going into tonight's game after a thrilling victory and now the return of Lonzo Ball to floor. Read More »

Sonia Gandhi speaks to Lalu, Nitish Kumar to save Bihar Grand Alliance

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As these cases hit the headlines, CM Nitish Kumar publicly stated that corruption was not tolerable for him. "He will not quit under any circumstances". This time, so far he has failed to show a firm grip on the administration and his alliance partners. Tejaswi pointed out that when his father was the Railway Minister, he was just 14. Read More »

The Cubs Gave Up Far Too Much For Jose Quintana

And the starting rotation has been shaky, with a 4.66 ERA that ranks 17th in the majors. "He's a potential front end of the rotation starter, three-plus pitches and tremendous makeup". The 28-year-old Colombian left-hander is 4-8 with a 4.49 earned-run average and 109 strikeouts over 18 starts this year in his sixth season with the White Sox . Read More »

Defending champion Cubs trade for pitcher Quintana

Over the past year Chicago has traded Gleyber Torres , Eloy Jimenez and Dylan Cease , all top five prospects in their system. Throughout the 2017 season to this point, Gray has compiled a 4-4 record to go along with a 4.00 ERA and 74 strikeouts. Read More »

Muguruza blows away Venus to win her first Wimbledon crown

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She just dug in there and managed to play better". The 23-year-old played on the front foot all match, and refused to be cowed by the elder stateswoman Williams. I knew that if I was playing like I was playing during the two weeks, I was going to have eventually an opportunity. Muguruza had earlier beaten Serena Williams to clinch the French Open women's singles title past year. Read More »

Chelsea close in on third summer signing after agreeing £40m fee

Medical in next few days. This 22-year-old capped 63 appearances for Monaco and scored three goals, while he also debuted for the French global team in the friendly game against Spain. Bakayoko , who plays in the defensive midfield role, will likely be paired up with N'Golo Kante at the heart of Conte's team next season. It has also been reported that defender Kurt Zouma could miss the tour, with a season-long loan move to Stoke City possible. Read More »

Muguruza acknowledges Martinez impact in Wimbledon run

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With persistent drizzle blanketing the All England Club, Williams and Muguruza were competing in the first Wimbledon final to begin under the roof, watched by a sell-out crowd including Hollywood actress Hilary Swank. "But I know I have to be the cheerleader for myself", she added. "There were definitely some issues, a lot of ups and downs", Venus said. The last time Venus Williams was in the Wimbledon final was eight years ago when she faced, and lost to, her younger sister ... Read More »

Watch Venus Williams vs Garbine Muguruza live

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Serena is also the oldest Wimbledon women's singles victor in Open Era history-she won Wimbledon at 34 previous year. - In contrast, Muguruza has won just three WTA singles titles, including her French Open victory past year. "I definitely have a lot more to improve on", Konta said. And I try to take the same courage that she would have. "That's one of the reasons I don't play singles anymore because I don't want to put my body through the struggles anymore", Hingis said. Read More »

Arsene Wenger hails important debut goal for Alexandre Lacazette

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Our players are certainly aware of this honour. Arsene Wenger wants to keep his compatriot at Arsenal but Giroud has made it clear that he doesn't want another season where he is not a certainty in the starting eleven. Wenger thanked those fans for their support. "Overall I think it is a huge advantage". While this match is a friendly, to use an old cliche there are no friendly matches in football. Read More »

New GOP Health Care Bill keeps Medicaid cuts, allows cheaper plans

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Senate Republican said he would unveil a revised version of major healthcare legislation sought by President Donald Trump but deep divisions within the party left the stalled bill's prospects uncertain. A health plan with narrow coverage but cheaper premiums would be offered for people in the individual market. Bill Cassidy, R-Louisiana, to propose an amendment that would do away with the refundable tax credit and turn it into a block grant "so that if a state wants to fix ... Read More »

Serena Williams Shares How She's Embracing Her Changing Body During Pregnancy

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Williams won the ladies singles crown in 2000, 2001, 2005, 2007 and 2008. Since then, the pair have gone on to rake in a plethora of accolades, with Federer now sitting on 18 career Grand Slam victories, seven of which were won at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, while the older Williams sister has added a further two Grand Slams to her name, bringing her tally to seven. Read More »

Venus seeks sixth Wimbledon title

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Judging by the the odds, Vegas thinks Williams vs. Muguruza wll be a much closer contest than Federer vs. Cilic. "So I think experience can either work against you or for you". Former world number one Martina Hingis said on Friday it was "amazing" that her old rival Venus Williams has reached the Wimbledon final at the age of 37. Read More »

Red Sox Top Prospect Rafael Devers Reportedly Promoted To Triple-A

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Sanchez's blast that cleared the wall to send the ball into the Boston streets may not have resulted in a Yankees victory, but it was one of several no-doubt home runs as baseball returned from the All-Star break. Neshek has allowed only five walks in 351/3 innings. This would have been a big win, if Gary Sanchez 's mammoth, go-ahead fifth-inning home run and the four scoreless innings of relief from Chad Green , Adam Warren and Dellin Betances had held up. Read More »

LPGA: Michelle Wie withdraws from US Women's Open with neck pain

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Feng, though, was ready. She added the numeral 6 to her first name because there are five other women named Jeongeun Lee now competing on the KLPGA Tour. Feng closed out her round with eight straight pars, while Yang reached the turn level-par before firing five birdies on the back nine to move within one of the lead. Read More »