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Champions Chelsea reduced to nine and beaten 3-2 by Burnley

His roaming run into the opposition half, perhaps an attempt to grab the game by the scruff of the neck, was fine, but his lunging tackle into Defour was clumsy and risky and left the referee with no option but to send him off. Here are five things we learned at Stamford Bridge . Chelsea will begin their 2017/18 campaign at home to Burnley on Saturday with just 14 experienced players available. Read More »

India Create History, Complete 1st 3-Test Series Whitewash Away From Home

It looks like the test match will be over within three days. India got off to a ideal start with Dhawan and Rahul batting freely. Sri Lanka trailed India by 333 runs at stumps. After the dust settled at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium and the sprinklers came on, Kohli was at it again. He followed it up with a ruthless 100 in this Test. Read More »

India Create History, Complete 1st 3-Test Series Whitewash Away From Home

It looks like the test match will be over within three days. India got off to a ideal start with Dhawan and Rahul batting freely. Sri Lanka trailed India by 333 runs at stumps. After the dust settled at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium and the sprinklers came on, Kohli was at it again. He followed it up with a ruthless 100 in this Test. Read More »

Debut double a dream come true for Lukaku

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They were beaten 4-0 in a rematch, Paul Pogba's emphatic 90th-minute goal completing a rout. The visitors were second best throughout the contest and managed only one shot on target, while a looping Marko Arnautovic header that clipped the crossbar was the closest they came to a goal. Read More »

Alexander Zverev Stuns Roger Federer to Win Montreal Masters

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Zverev made the wildcard run and at times overpowered him. With hockey great Wayne Gretzky and Olympic swimming star Penny Oleksiak cheering for him from the seats, he also became the youngest quarterfinalist at a Masters Series tournament ever and is the youngest to beat a player ranked in the top two in the world since Nadal beat Federer in 2004 in Miami. Read More »

China to stop importing key North Korean goods

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According to the Chinese newspaper, the move amounts to "politicizing trade". The Chinese foreign ministry's insistence that it would not comment on its stance in a hypothetical war between the DPRK and the USA come amid widespread coverage of an article in the state-run Global Times newspaper, which argued that China should "stay neutral" if such a conflict broke out. Read More »

What Does Gendry's Return Mean For The Future Of Westeros?

While she and Sam were reading through records at Citadel , she came across this juicy nugget: Soon after Rhaegar Targaryen had married , he'd gotten annulment and partook in a secret wedding ceremony at dawn. They just have to be talking about the same Prince Rhaegar , who is supposedly Jon Snow's father. They travel to Eastwatch , near where the last battle was fought against the Night King . Read More »

Coutinho sale out of my hands now, says Klopp

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We were both fourth last season, both in strong leagues, but that does not increase the pressure. Watford began the encounter impressive by giving the Reds flurry of attacks before a defensive gaffe gave them the first goal in the 8th minutes through Stefano Okaka . Read More »

Liverpool to reject bids for Coutinho amid Barca interest

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Now he is injured and Phil is injured so we have two less. There are the runs into channels to drag defenders away, the runs at defenders to start a counter press and, as witnessed on Saturday, the perfectly weighted passes under pressure that led directly to scoring chances, for himself as well as others. Read More »

Chelsea must add more experienced players - Azpilicueta

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But things got worse from Chelsea when Cesc Fabregas also received his marching orders in the 81st minute to make things even more hard for the home side as Conte's men played with nine men towards the end of the game. The Clarets raced into a 3-0 lead at the break at Stamford Bridge, taking advantage of Gary Cahill's red card and keeping hold of the ball to put pressure on the hosts. Read More »

Mail on Sunday journalist is concerned for Liverpool over potential Coutinho switch

Jurgen Klopp's men had to play, nonetheless, and the German fielded a strong lineup that included £37m signing Mohamed Salah . And he believes mentally the Reds should have been more than prepared for the Hornets. "The effect it has on the group, the effect it has on the player himself". "They didn't create too much with the ball but of course they scored two goals and in a specific situation where everyone will say, "Oh, it was a set-piece", Klopp said . Read More »

Cowboys vs. Rams 2017 live stream

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Below is the full broadcast details for Saturday matchup, along with information on how will you get NFL Game Pass . -The NFL had enough on just the domestic violence claim to put down a six-game ban on one of its biggest stars. "I'm just really impatient, so I wanted one last week back home [in OH in the Hall of Fame game]", Charlton said. Commissioner Roger Goodell made his decision based on the league's investigation and in consultation with four advisers, including Hall of Fame ... Read More »

Zidane 'bothered' by Ronaldo red

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Both teams will surely want to send a message and claim this Spanish Supercup title. The Los Blancos chief coach Zinedine Zidane confirmed on Saturday that he has reached an agreement with the record European football champions to extend his current contract for a further three years. Read More »

Red Sox ace Sale gets 3rd crack at beating Yankees

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Sale is also tied for the AL lead in wins with 14, and he leads all of baseball with 241 strikeouts - 21 more than Max Scherzer. The Red Sox got walked off in that one in 13 innings. Boston (67-50) took two of three in the series and is a season-best 17 games over.500 after winning 10 of its past 11. One of his fastest pitches Sunday night, a two-strike, 102.8-mile-per-hour fastball, was driven by Devers over the left-field wall. Read More »

Pallekele Test: Ashwin, Shami wreak havoc as India complete first overseas whitewash

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Indian fast bowler Mohammed Shami (2/17) did the early damage to Sri Lanka's first innings by dismissing both openers cheaply before left-arm wrist-spinner Kuldeep Yadav (4/40) ran through the middle and lower order. The Sri Lankan team got all out at the score of 181 on the third day of final test match of the series. Ajinkya Rahane took a sharp catch at gully to dismiss Dickwella off Yadav in the 70th over. Read More »

Chelsea 2-3 Burnley: Champions' title defense off to a disastrous start

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The 28-year-old's lawyer, Ricardo Cardoso, said last week his client meant to hand in a formal transfer request and is considering legal action against Chelsea in order to force through a move to former club Atletico Madrid . With an average of over 3 goals a game the scene is set for another great season in the Prem. They want to sell me to China or other teams. City needed to show patience, with Sergio Aguero breaking the deadlock in the 70th followed by an own goal from Lewis Dunk in ... Read More »

Irish pub in Guam says locals 'mellow' despite North Korea threat

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Since Guam is more than 2,000 miles away from North Korea , the attack plan would require a complex refueling exercise that the military constantly practices. Asked if the USA was going to war, he said cryptically, " I think you know the answer to that ". If carried out, it would be the North's most provocative missile launch to date. Read More »

Gary Neville calls on Manchester United to win the title this season

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Paul Mariner believes the brilliant play provided by Romelu Lukaku , Nemanja Matic and company was partially spurred on by the woeful display of West Ham at Old Trafford . Asked why Matic was allowed to leave, Mourinho said: "It depends what was happening behind doors, we don't know". "I think Matic was key in midfield because he does not only protect the defence but brings the ball forward". Read More »

Zverev stuns Federer at Rogers, takes home C$1134800

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Still only 20, Zverev produced a polished display in Montreal to triumph 6-3 6-4 - the young German's power and precision hugely impressive throughout. The jolting pace of the German's heavy shots created timing issues for the second seed at the outset. Shapovalov fought off two break points to stay even at 1-1. Read More »

Justin Thomas Captures 1st-Ever Major Victory at 2017 PGA Championship

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He didn't drop a shot over the last 12 shots and shot a 69 to finish just two shots behind along with Louis Oosthuizen , who saved par on the 18th with a bold shot for a 71. "Once it got there I felt it would go in but it didn't so I acted like a child and had a tantrum". The biggest disappointment was Hideki Matsuyama's lack-lustre weekend when he was eight under after two rounds to finish five-under today. Read More »

'Fastest Man Alive' Usain Bolt Ends Final Race With Injury

Running the final leg of the sprint relay the Jamaican was in third place and chasing the Britons and Americans when he pulled up sharply with an injury to his left leg. "It was cold. Usain said to me "I don't like this", because we keep on warming up, and sitting, and warming up". That long wait contributed (to Bolt's injury). Read More »