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England have 'great chance' to win second Test despite Sri Lanka fightback

Jack Leach then picked off opener Kaushal Silva in a tricky period before stumps, leaving the hosts 26-1 heading into day two. Rory Burns (59) had earlier ...


Jimmy Butler says he'll fit in easily with Philadelphia 76ers

Playing with two strong playmakers in Philly is going to allow Butler to get plenty of easy buckets, finishing off plays and knocking down open shots. Nikola Vu...


Sarri makes personal contact with Fekir to force through Chelsea move

And, while City had a relatively frugal closed season, their spending over the last few years has given them more than adequate playing resources to set them ap...


What we learned from New England Patriots loss to the Tennessee Titans

At this point, the Steelers could either let Bell go as a free agent or place him under a transition tag, which is a one-year tender that would be applied in Fe...


Pakistan wins toss, elects to bat against NZ in final ODI

Lockie Ferguson's first global five-wicket haul checked Pakistan's progress and the Black Caps reached 1-35 from 6.5 overs in their reply before the heavens o...


Eddie Jones: we had chances and didn't take them

In the 75th minute, with England behind by a single point, Courtney Lawes charged down TJ Perenara's box kick, with Sam Underhill claiming the loose ball an...


ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski Has Bombshell Carmelo Anthony News

But Tim MacMahon of ESPN reported after Sunday's game that the Rockets indeed have made a decision to part ways with Anthony. That hasn't been the case at a...


Paul Pierce says he thinks Duke could beat the Cavaliers

The fourth-ranked Blue Devils pulled away to beat the Black Knights 94-72 on Sunday behind 27 points and 16 rebounds from Zion Williamson . Zion Williamson ...


Roger Federer stunned by Kei Nishikori in straight sets

London commuters were left stunned as tennis royalty Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic rode the Underground on Friday night. His fans perceived it to be the 37...


EUROPA: Sarri reacts to Chelsea slim win against BATE

MARCO SILVA believes his Everton squad are well-equipped to win at Chelsea , despite their bad record at Stamford Bridge and their opponent's imperious rece...


Dez Bryant Reportedly Tears Achilles at Practice Days After Signing with Saints

The team's injury report listed Bryant as questionable for Sunday's game in Cincinnati with an ankle injury, but a person familiar with the situation said the...


Hamilton claims milestone pole for Mercedes in Brazil

Another incident that didn't cause any punishments involved Hamilton and Williams' Sergey Sirotkin , whom the world champion accused of being "disrespectful"...


Mourinho takes swipe at Aguero ahead of Manchester Derby

Man City fans would argue that City were the better side in the last two games and were victims of smash and grabs, with United (in) famously postponing City...


Xherdan Shaqiri Starts - Liverpool Team vs Fulham Confirmed

But in the two games before they were OK. In the spirit of showing respect to the opponents, Jurgen Klopp mentioned Fulham's attacking prowess in the pre-ma...


Matic: Mourinho knows how to stop Man City

United manager Mourinho declined to answer in depth when asked if he thought about the allegations against City. David Silva is usually the man but this t...


Lakers sign Chandler to fill need at center

The Lakers spoiled the game-high 31-point effort of Derrick Rose , who knocked in back-to-back threes that put the Timberwolves within a point, 110-111, with...


Liverpool still heading in the right direction - Klopp

Klopp told his Friday press conference. Klopp also pointed out that it is going to take something extra special for any other club to snatch the league title ...


Gareth Southgate Sternly Defends Wayne Rooney's England Inclusion

None of the gate receipts taken from Wayne Rooney's final performance for the England national team will be made available for his foundation, a report in ...


Late Manchester United double downs Juventus

United kept possession very patiently but without Romelu Lukaku did not have a clear threat up front. He said: "I don't get all the stick he's getting for ju...


Stones, Laporte could anchor Man City defence for years - Guardiola

City boss Pep Guardiola claimed the 23-year-old might have owned up but claimed the fault lay with the lack of video technology rather than his player. The re...


Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer learn ATP World Tour Finals draw fate

His plan for the Masters is two happy: John Isner was only supposed to be replacing and that gets finally a place holder for the tournament in london . The t...


Red Sox get 3 Gold Glove winners

Unfortunately for Smoak and the Jays, though, Oakland's Matt Olson , who was spectacular almost all season long, was given the award, also edging out Mitch More...


Tackle like Farrell? Rassie makes his point

England's Owen Farrell, left, tackles South Africa's Andre Esterhuizen near the end during the rugby union worldwide between England and South Africa at Tw...


Liverpool slump to defeat against Red Star Belgrade

Steve McManaman fears Liverpool have missed a golden opportunity to stamp their authority on their Champions League group after limping to a shock loss agai...


A thriller in Paris as World-No1-in-waiting Djokovic edges Federer

Federer saved a break point with a volley when serving for the set at 5-4. Novak Djokovic will face Karen Khachanov in the final of the Paris Masters afte...


Rooney set to represent England... for one game only

But the 33-year-old, now based in the United States where he plays for Major League Soccer side DC United in Washington, will wear the Three Lions shirt one...


Mark Lawrenson states his prediction for Chelsea FC v Crystal Palace

Sarri's unbeaten start goes on and aside from the momentum that brings, there is a real calmness to Chelsea's belief that they can win regardless of the match...


MS Dhoni Plays Prank on Rohit Sharma After Windies Victory

In reply, India lost Shikhar Dhawan cheaply as the southpaw departed after scoring only 6. West Indies won the toss and chose to Bat first In Tiruvananthapu...


Eagles trade 3rd-round pick to Lions for Golden Tate

The Eagles gave up a third-round pick for Tate. "I think it's important for us when we evaluate everything that we do as a franchise. Every single week is h...


Puel concerned for Amartey after horror injury

Roberto Pereyra scored a goal of the season contender for Watford, as they beat Huddersfield 3-0, a result, which means the Terriers drop to the bottom of the t...


'Contrite' banned Australia trio should be free to play - ACA

But public reaction to the Australians' behaviour was furious, Smith was stripped of the captaincy and all three players received lengthy bans. Warner and his w...


Denver Broncos trade WR Demaryius Thomas to Houston Texans

The Broncos will also send a 2019 seventh-rounder to Houston and will receive fourth and seventh-round picks in the 2019 draft. "He developed into an elite ...


Federer claims 99th ATP title with Basel triumph

It was the landmark 99th career title for Federer, and leaves him one title away from 100, and also from hitting double digits at the Swiss Indoors Basel . "...


Svitolina beats Bertens at WTA Finals

Bertens doubled-faulted on set point, throwing her racquet in frustration after a first set riddled with 21 unforced errors. "I'm going to speak with Andy and...


Steven Gerrard interrupts question for player to clarify "warning" for Rangers squad

Gerrard has strikers Alfredo Morelos and Kyle Lafferty available again. But I think this club has had scouts from day one and will always have scouts because we...


Everton left to rue missed chances and refereeing injustice against fortunate United

Pogba turned provider for Martial to curl past Pickford in the 49th minute but Gylfi Sigurdsson's penalty denied United what would have been only their second...


Mauricio Pochettino's Spurs frustration is understandable, says Jamie Redknapp

No wonder Pochettino sounds battle tired and perhaps a little envious of the likes of Guardiola , Liverpool's Juergen Klopp, Chelsea's Mauricio Sarri and A...


Cleveland Cavaliers Tickets Sold for Just $2 Before Tip-Off Wednesday

Boston did a fine job distributing the basketball in the opening 12 minutes, as five players scored four points or more, highlighted by Brown's seven points. Bu...


Nathan Eovaldi wanted to pitch in Game 4 after legendary performance

It was the longest game by time of game in postseason history. Eovaldi, Boston's scheduled Game 4 starter, was starting his seventh inning of relief when Mu...


Barcelona begin life without Messi as Inter visit Camp Nou

For a broken arm, the Argentinian for the first time in 11 years, will miss " El Clasico " encounter with real Madrid . Two more bookmakers estimated the vic...