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by | July 23, 2018 | 10:01

Ominously for the others who will start with high hopes on Sunday, Spieth appears to have played his way into top form with impeccable timing. For a few hours at a sun-drenched Carnoustie on Thursday it felt like 2000 all over again, or 2005 or 2006 as Tiger Woods rolled back the years and captivated a heaving British Open gallery.

by | July 23, 2018 | 08:28

The striker was again outstanding for the Reds in today's defeat to Borussia Dortmund in the International Cup. "It was great to come out here and see the support for both teams". "He stays in the game and it's good for us to have him around". Batshuayi managed seven and was third in Dortmund's goalscoring charts, despite not playing his first game until February and having his loan spell cut short due to injury.

by | July 23, 2018 | 06:04

Ever since Cristiano Ronaldo announced his intention to leave Real Madrid and the club finally issued a statement in public about his departure, there was speculation doing rounds that the Spanish capital club is pondering over the possibility of securing the services of the ex-Barcelona man.

by | July 23, 2018 | 05:55

Wales tried their best to get back into the game and nearly did so when Afon Bagshaw went over confidently, but Ireland were not to be denied and sealed the victory with a Shane Daly try in the last minute. Naya Tapper scored two first-half tries as the hosts claimed a 21-5 halftime lead, but Russian Federation battled back to get within a score before Ilona Maher and Cheta Emba posted tries to ensure their semifinal showdown against New Zealand .

by | July 23, 2018 | 05:41

As overnight leaders Jordan Spieth , Xander Schauffele and Kevin Kisner endured a roller-coaster ride, Molinari carded 13 consecutive pars before making his move. It's hard enough to win a major championship, but to do it with one of the best ever walking with you, and at one point leading , has to be that much more difficult.

by | July 23, 2018 | 04:14

IOC sports director Kit McConnell said changes for Beijing were "really sending a strong message about controlling the size of the Olympic Winter Games". The competition schedule for swimming remains to be fixed. At a board meeting in Lausanne, Switzerland, on Wednesday, FINA deferred to the overseas broadcasters' demands and announced its agreement to hold morning finals in Tokyo.

by | July 23, 2018 | 03:25

His playing partner, Francesco Molinari keep his head down and continued to make pars on Sunday. Rose only just made the cut by sinking a birdie on the 18th in Friday's second round, but a career-best round at a major of 64 on Saturday gave him hope of a first Open title.

by | July 23, 2018 | 03:23

Because Jordan Spieth was tumbling down the board, the beginning of a birdie-less 76. Spieth, who started the day in a three-way share of the lead with Kisner and Shauffele, crashed with a 76 to wind up equal ninth a further stroke back with USA countrymen Tony Finau (71) and last year's runner-up Matt Kuchar (72).

by | July 23, 2018 | 03:21

Manchester United were without a host of stars still resting after the World Cup in Russian Federation, including Romelu Lukaku , Jesse Lingard and Marcus Rashford. Manchester United have produced some of the finest young players of modern football with Ryan Giggs, David Beckham and Paul Scholes just some of the household names and they will be hoping to continue to bring through talented youngsters over the next few years.

by | July 23, 2018 | 02:58

U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin speak to reporters following their meeting in Helsinki on Monday. He went on to highlight the intelligence community's efforts to "inform and support President Trump's ongoing efforts to prevent Russian meddling" in the upcoming midterm elections, as well as to help the US President to "build strong relationships internationally in order to maintain peace,"pave the way for the denuclearization of " dangerous regimes " and ...

by | July 23, 2018 | 02:39

But Woods was behind a bunker, tried to cut it too close with a flop shot and missed the green. Woods will be in the third-to-last pairing, with Francesco Molinari . He had to scramble to make birdie on the day's easiest hole, the short par-5 14th hole, but his 20-foot birdie putt kept his chances alive. Woods marched grim-faced to the bridge, never turning around to acknowledge his playing partner's finishing blow.

by | July 23, 2018 | 02:10

Did I change my opinion? Yes. "£100m was a insane number but since then the world changed. Since then the world has changed completely". With the record-breaking deal in place, we couldn't help but wonder how the world's most expensive starting XI would line up? Ings moved to the Merseyside outfit in a free transfer from Burnley in the 2015 summer transfer window.

by | July 23, 2018 | 02:02

Anthony goes to the Hawks in the deal, but will be bought out and waived, sources told ESPN and the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. He was set to make $27.9 million from the Thunder next season, but the Hawks are footing the bill to let him walk.

by | July 23, 2018 | 01:39

He shot a 5-under 66 to get within two shots of the lead when he finished. "I'm not surprised. He seemed confident walking off the putting green today, the little that we talked", said Spieth. His ball stayed dry but with 246 yards left to the hole he made a decision to lay up from the rough before punching a 100-yard wedge to three feet and saving par.

by | July 23, 2018 | 01:41

Molinari defied the blustery conditions to post the only bogey-free round of the day, carding 16 pars and two priceless birdies, including the clincher at the final hole which earned him a two-shot win and his maiden major title at the age of 35.

by | July 23, 2018 | 01:26

The Kings have reacted an agreement with guard Yogi Ferrell on a two-year contract for $6.2 million, a league source confirmed. "We felt uncomfortable and will weigh our options", agent Cervando Tejeda told Yahoo Sports on Friday morning.

by | July 23, 2018 | 01:28

France next play New Zealand , who opened their campaign with an easy 29-5 victory against Russian Federation. The Black Ferns became the first team in history to win back-to-back Rugby World Cup Sevens titles after beating France 29-0 in today's final thanks to a hat-trick from 22-year-old Michaela Blyde.

by | July 22, 2018 | 12:25

To say that the day belonged to Dananjaya would not be an understatement for before he wrecked the South African batting and frustrated their bowlers on the field by batting for almost two hours to score a career best 43 not out off 91 balls (7 fours).

by | July 22, 2018 | 10:43

Liverpool boss Juergen Klopp fears the gruelling demands of global football are putting players at such risk that "we have to collect their bones" during the coming season. "Last season when I was at Monaco, when we had the need for me to defend, I used to stay back and my team-mates would attack". "When I went to Real Madrid I was only 18 or 19 years old.

by | July 22, 2018 | 09:59

De Gea has become so vital to United that the Spaniard has won their Player of the Year award four times - a record at the club - but it's also seen him targeted by Real Madrid. We are very relaxed because he is going to show again that he is the best in the world and he will give us again eight or 10 points this season. They have already shown that to him and he knows he's going to get them back.