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Pep Guardiola responds to Yaya Toure accusations Pep Guardiola responds to Yaya Toure accusations
- June 11, 2018

Guardiola has since achieved success at Bayern Munich and City as he continues his quest to be the greatest coach in the world. Guardiola says Toure "knows that I'm not racist" and did not raise the issue during their two years together at City. (more...)
Nadal - The King of Clay- Wins 11th French Open Title
- June 11, 2018

Nadal ended a three-year Grand Slam drought with a brilliant performance against Stan Wawrinka in the 2017 French Open final. He also beat the Spaniard in Buenos Aires in 2016. Well, Nadal has answered that question now without too much trouble. Two breaks later Nadal was in a familiar position, serving for the title, and when another Thiem forehand dropped long, his arms were raised in celebration, yet again. (more...)
Lukaku, Hazard on target as Belgium beats Egypt 3-0 Lukaku, Hazard on target as Belgium beats Egypt 3-0
- June 11, 2018

Salah, affectionately called "the Egyptian king", has not only captured the heart of his homeland, but also has a huge fanbase internationally, which became apparent after his recent injury in champion league final match, as Salah became a top trend on Twitter. (more...)
Le Graet: Fekir Has Passed Liverpool Medical Le Graet: Fekir Has Passed Liverpool Medical
- June 11, 2018

One of the most hyped transfer sagas for the past few months is on the verge of reaching its conclusion, as Liverpool have finally managed to strike a deal with Nabil Fekir . Fekir's dribbling ability and clinical edge has won him admirers across Europe, with Jurgen Klopp keen to add to his already impressive set of attacking options. (more...)
Vettel regains championship lead with crushing Canadian GP win Vettel regains championship lead with crushing Canadian GP win
- June 11, 2018

Hamilton is looking to equal Schumacher's record of seven career Canadian GP wins. The race continued in its holding pattern, with the leading Vettel, second-placed Valtteri Bottas and Raikkonen in third preserving their tires to guarantee a one-stop strategy. (more...)
Rafael Nadal reaches record 11th French Open final Rafael Nadal reaches record 11th French Open final
- June 10, 2018

But Nadal's domination on the Roland Garros clay, where his record now stands at 85-2, is without equal and he will be a huge favourite to beat Grand Slam final debutant Thiem. So there are not 10 more chances to keep playing here. Argentina's Juan Martin Del Potro waves to the spectators after losing his semi final match against Spain's Rafael Nadal . (more...)
Dub Dynasty: Warriors sweep Cavs for second straight title Dub Dynasty: Warriors sweep Cavs for second straight title
- June 10, 2018

The Warriors could very well have been celebrating their fourth consecutive title had they not done the unthinkable in 2016 when, after a record-setting 73-win regular season, they became the first team to squander a 3-1 lead in the Finals. (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo's Real Madrid talks appear set for another completely predictable twist Cristiano Ronaldo's Real Madrid talks appear set for another completely predictable twist
- June 10, 2018

The outlet reports that Ronaldo now earns €23.6m per season and had agreed with Perez to see that upped to €37m net after tax. "It was very nice to be at Real Madrid , in the coming days I will talk about it more". Ronaldo remained silent about his future but did speak about his team's chances at the tournament in Russian Federation at Belem Palace in Lisbon on Wednesday where he and his teammates gathered and had an audience with the country's president, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa. (more...)
Max Verstappen sweeps Friday F1 practice in Montreal Max Verstappen sweeps Friday F1 practice in Montreal
- June 10, 2018

Vettel said. "I brushed the wall and lost some time getting ready for the second session". His McLaren team-mate, Stoffel Vandoorne, will start a place behind him, and Kevin Magnussen, Brendon Hartley and Charles Leclerc also missed out on a top-10 berth on the grid. (more...)
UFC 225: Australia's Robert Whittaker primed for Yoel Romero fight UFC 225: Australia's Robert Whittaker primed for Yoel Romero fight
- June 10, 2018

His first attempt was made at 186 pounds, and at his second attempt, he was still.2 pounds over the mark. Under the rules of the Illinois State Athletic Commission, Romero was allowed two hours to cut one pound. The bout was eventually salvaged. Romero earned a third-round KO victory as a plus-150 underdog, but was deemed ineligible to claim the belt after failing to make weight. (more...)
LeBron can’t save himself, so he’ll leave Cleveland after losing NBA Finals LeBron can’t save himself, so he’ll leave Cleveland after losing NBA Finals
- June 10, 2018

But all of that variance just culminated in an entirely familiar and predictable result, with Golden State Warriors flat-out bullying the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night in a four-game sweep after a clinical 108-85 finishing blow. Greg Oden, beset by chronic injuries, played parts of two seasons in Portland, averaging eight points per game. He can't be guarded now - and he wants to keep growing. (more...)
Curry's Warriors sweep Cavs for second straight National Basketball Association title Curry's Warriors sweep Cavs for second straight National Basketball Association title
- June 10, 2018

The game could also hold huge significance for Cleveland as it may be the last time James pulls on a Cavaliers jersey in front of the Quicken Loans crowd. We can't get enough of this feeling. After the half the Warriors held an over 20 point lead, extending it to over 25 points by the final quarter. James once again gave a heroic effort, but it was not enough to stem the overwhelming and balanced talent of Golden State, which came into the series looking for a sweep after Cleveland ... (more...)
Simona Halep beats Sloane Stephens to win French Open Simona Halep beats Sloane Stephens to win French Open
- June 10, 2018

But it was a different story entirely as the second set went on: Stephens slowed down and Halep turned up the heat with an intensity that led to her first Grand Slam title with a 3-6, 6-4, 6-1 win . So I have nothing to lose tomorrow. Obviously, I grew up in the States where we don't really have red clay. - Juan Martin del Potro nearly didn't play in Paris due to injury, but will take on Rafael Nadal in the last four on Friday. (more...)
Trump invites National Hockey League champ Capitals to White House but not NBA winners Trump invites National Hockey League champ Capitals to White House but not NBA winners
- June 10, 2018

LeBron James has no interest in any White House party with US President Donald Trump . "If they don't want to be here, I don't want them", Trump said. Curry at the time said he wanted his team to forego the White House visit as a protest against Trump and to "inspire" change. "We all look forward to the day we can go back to just having a celebration of athletic achievement". (more...)
Marcus Rashford Scores Thunderbastard In Costa Rica Friendly Marcus Rashford Scores Thunderbastard In Costa Rica Friendly
- June 10, 2018

A nice problem to have, says Max Liu, as he discusses the big questions in attack and defence. The 20-year-old is not a guaranteed starter at worldwide level either but starred in the 2-0 friendly win over Costa Rica on Thursday, scoring a stunning goal . (more...)
Simona Halep surges back against Sloane Stephens to win French Open Simona Halep surges back against Sloane Stephens to win French Open
- June 10, 2018

Her first win in the tour since NY arrived in February in Acapulco. She's been the best player week-to-week on tour since Serena Williams took her pregnancy leave. Halep, owning a 6-5 record this season after losing the first set, struggled to find a way to change effectively her pattern. "Not the trophy I wanted", Stephens said, looking at her runner-up plate, "but it's still attractive". (more...)
"'I Tell Alisson To Come To Liverpool!" Jokes Firmino
- June 10, 2018

Alisson joined Roma from Brazilian side Internacional in 2016 and broke into the first team following the departure of Wojciech Szczesny to Juventus. The Costa Rican nearly moved to Manchester United as part of the move that would have taken de Gea to Madrid back in 2015, and is likely to want to quit the club if the deal finally happens this summer. (more...)
Argentina's Lanzini ruled out of World Cup Argentina's Lanzini ruled out of World Cup
- June 09, 2018

If Lanzini is indeed ruled out then it is nearly certain that Icardi will finally get the chance of representing his nation in the 2018 Fifa World Cup in Russian Federation. Argentina could well have done with a supplemental talent like the Hammers man, too, with forwards Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero, Gonzalo Higuain and Paulo Dybala crying out for a steady supply of ammunition. (more...)
Liverpool interested in Stoke's Shaqiri Liverpool interested in Stoke's Shaqiri
- June 09, 2018

Still wiping the tears from their loss to Real Madrid in the Champions League , Liverpool might take advantage of Stoke's relegation and sign one of their best players - Swiss worldwide Shaqiri , who is in the squad to the World Cup for the third time in his career. (more...)
Warriors thump Cavaliers to complete NBA Finals sweep Warriors thump Cavaliers to complete NBA Finals sweep
- June 09, 2018

The Golden State Warriors won a second consecutive championship by completing what they failed to previous year - sweep the Cleveland Cavaliers . As they have all season, the Warriors used an overwhelming third quarter to clinched the win. With 4:03 left in the game and Golden State leading 102-77, James bumped fists with Durant, Green and Iguodala to congratulate them on their championship and take what may be his curtain call with Cleveland . (more...)
Lyon president reveals Nabil Fekir's transfer to join Liverpool is not close Lyon president reveals Nabil Fekir's transfer to join Liverpool is not close
- June 08, 2018

But Lyon President Jean-Michel Aulas earlier said the deal would NOT go through until after the World Cup. Liverpool , however, continued to press ahead with negotiations and appear to have broken Aulas's resolve to keep the attacking midfielder until after the World Cup in the hope of starting an auction. (more...)
Philadelphia Eagles’ Malcolm Jenkins Answered Questions With Woke Signs Protesting Racial Injustice Philadelphia Eagles’ Malcolm Jenkins Answered Questions With Woke Signs Protesting Racial Injustice
- June 08, 2018

Following reports that only a small delegation of Eagles players was planning to attend Tuesday's ceremony, Trump announced on Monday that he had rescinded the team's invite due to the ongoing national anthem protest controversy. The players' comments come a day after Trump called off the Philadelphia Eagles scheduled trip to the White House, citing the ongoing National Football League kneeling controversy. (more...)
Melania Trump back in public eye after 'little rough patch' Melania Trump back in public eye after 'little rough patch'
- June 08, 2018

Hordes of media crowded around the lockers of the usual suspects - Malcolm Jenkins , Chris Long, Zach Ertz , Jason Kelce - and the questions went nearly exclusively about the White House, Donald Trump and, really , not at all about football. (more...)
SNAPSHOTS: It's all but over for the Cinderella Golden Knights SNAPSHOTS: It's all but over for the Cinderella Golden Knights
- June 08, 2018

He finished with 28 saves. During the playoffs, Ovechkin has continued to score regularly and has 14 goals in just 22 playoff games. "Obviously, the defense was awesome tonight". "I think we're playing to our strengths", fourth-line winger Ryan Reaves said. "We were doing the right things". Vegas acquired Tatar at the trade deadline from the Red Wings for a first-round pick, a second-round pick, and a third-round pick in the National Hockey League draft. (more...)
Zverev defeats Khachanov, enters maiden French Open quarters Zverev defeats Khachanov, enters maiden French Open quarters
- June 08, 2018

A double break took the 24-year-old Austrian to 4-1 in the second set before Zverev needed a medical timeout for a leg injury. Former champion Novak Djokovic sprinted past Spain's Fernando Verdasco 6-3 6-4 6-2 to reach his 12th Roland Garros quarter-final. (more...)