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Chelsea and Conte warned against signing Aubameyang for one reason

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However, instead of taking part of training Wednesday afternoon, Aubameyang was rather out in an airstrip, clad in a blue shirt and white trousers - synonymous with Chelsea's traditional colors while seated on an airplane stair. In turn, it's a surprise not to see more top European sides battling it out for his signature, but according to Sky Sports , that could be to Chelsea's benefit as they've been offered the chance to sign him for a stunning £70m. Read More »

Djokovic retires hurt against Berdych in Wimbledon quarter-final

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Federer beat Raonic in the 2014 semifinals, then lost to him in last year's semifinals. And while he acknowledged the challenge conditions have posed, Djokovic, a three-time singles champion at the All England Club , has made no attempt to disguise his displeasure at being presented with a sub-par stage on which to perform. Read More »

CPI inflation falls to record low of 1.54% in June'17

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With markets continuing to surge, retail inflation easing to record low and Index of Industrial Production (IIP) slowing down, the RBI is expected to be under pressure to cut interest rate in its policy decision next month. The rising in housing allowance for civil servants that directly influences the housing component of the CPI basket and less supportive base effects will push inflation higher. Read More »

Forbes tabs Cowboys and Yankees as 2017 most valuable sports teams

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Jones bought the Cowboys for $140 million in 1989. With the Cowboys and Yankees listed at No. 1 and No. 2, respectively, Manchester United , Barcelona and Real Madrid rank three through five. Their value rose 9% to $US3.7 billion ($NZ5.09 billion). The average current value of the top most valuable teams is $2.5 billion, the highest to date, an increase over previous year, when the average value was $2.2 billion. Read More »

BCCI leaves next coach pick to Virat Kohli

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Suspense has continued over India's next coach with the Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) on Monday deciding to put the appointment on hold while sending a pointed message to skipper Virat Kohli to understand "how coaches operate". Now the BCCI is looking for the replacement for the post of the head coach of the Indian cricket team. If reports are to believed, this could also be the last time that an interview process is carried out to select the candidate, especially after the verbal ... Read More »

Wayne Rooney's 'savvy' can lift Everton - Don Hutchison

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The current Vice-Captain, midfielder Michael Carrick, will now assume the position in what could be his final season. During his time at Old Trafford, Rooney established himself as one of the best players in the world, but in the last two or so seasons, the 31-year-old's performances have not been great. Read More »

New York, Houston working on Carmelo Anthony deal

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It's no secret that the relationship between the Knicks and Anthony has soured significantly over the previous year, in part because of former team president Phil Jackson and his attempts to coax him into waiving his no-trade clause. Then-president Phil Jackson was for it. But with Paul joining the Rockets it is a step toward the goal that he, Paul, LeBron James and Dwayne Wade have talked about - playing together before their careers are over. Read More »

Watch Roger Federer vs Milos Raonic live on TV, online

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Federer next plays Tomas Berdych on Friday for a place in the final after the Czech world No.15 benefited from Novak Djokovic retiring injured midway through their quarter-final earlier on Wendnesday. But it seems no-one can get close to the seven-time Wimbledon champion as he maintained his record of not dropping a set at this year's tournament. Read More »

Do you agree with the four teams DeAngelo Williams won't play for?

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My fandom for the team that I was raised as would not allow me to go to the Cowboys . Williams, now 34, didn't play particularly well for Pittsburgh last season. I'm not sure about all of the championships they won before the Super Bowl was the Super Bowl, but in my lifetime, I haven't seen them have a winning season. Read More »

NBA Free Agency rumors: Lakers sign Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

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They accomplish that by giving Caldwell-Pope a one-year balloon deal. Detroit Pistons guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (5) drives to the basket as Orlando Magic forward Terrence Ross (31) defends during the first quarter at Amway Center. The Lakers weren't in the picture, but now they have more young talent to play with their even younger core next season as LaVar Ball continues to profess that son Lonzo is carrying the team to the playoffs . Read More »

Chelsea are ready to sign £70m striker to replace Diego Costa

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After the Blues' deal with Romelu Lukaku was hijacked by Manchester United , the west London outfit now re-begin the search for Diego Costa's replacement from square one. The offer would be less than the £80m Real Madrid had quoted United for Morata. The Blues' will look to wrap up the signings for €100 million while Los Blancos are set to hold out for another €15-20 million. Read More »

Man United prepare £50m second bid for Spurs star

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Manchester United will target a move for Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Eric Dier after completing the deal for Everton striker Romelu Lukaku , according to reports in the British media. The story also claims that Tottenham value Dier upwards of £50m. Pochettino has said he and the chairman, Daniel Levy, will decide on who is sold and the club will not lose anybody they do not want to sell. Read More »

French Guiana in hot water after fielding ex-French global Florent Malouda

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What: Honduras will take on French Guiana in Group A play in the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup . While the teams still competed in a normal match, the result would likely only matter if Honduras earned a bigger win on the field. More precisely, he is not eligible to play. If a forfeit is declared, Honduras would trail Canada and Costa Rica by a point, four to three, in the group standings, while French Guiana would remain without a single point from two losses. Read More »

SC to consider special bench to hear Delhi govt's pleas on power

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They claimed that Aadhaar compromised with their right to privacy as it mandated people to part with body details, including iris and biometrics. It scheduled the hearing for July 18 and 19. It was a three-judge Bench led by Justice Chelameswar which had on October 7, 2015 referred to a Constitution Bench the question whether a person can voluntarily shed his right to privacy by enrolling for Aadhaar to access government welfare services. Read More »

Novak gives Wimbledon officials a serve

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Novak Djokovic puts his sore shoulder to the test during his fourth round win over Adrian Mannarino . Djokovic has won eight straight matches on grass court. Top-ranked Angelique Kerber, a finalist at the All England Club a year ago, was first on No. 2 Court against 2015 finalist Garbine Muguruza . Kuznetsova said: "Well, I could hear [the coaching from the stands] because it was pretty clear because we all speak Spanish here". Read More »

Day 3 of PSU hazing hearing

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Tuesday's hearing was focused on the defense, as the attorneys for the 16 defendants worked to poke holes in the prosecution's story about the events surrounding Piazza's alleged fall down a flight of stairs at the Beta Theta Pi fraternity house on February 2. Read More »

Angelo Mathews Steps Down As Sri Lanka Skipper

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According to the schedule, India will visit Sri Lanka for three test matches, which will start from July 26. "Everything went against us, from the toss to misreading the wicket". It compounded woes for the struggling side, which entered the series without a coach after Graham Ford's sudden exit following their poor showing in the Champions Trophy last month. Read More »

Sub-Zero's Injustice 2 Appearance Dated

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Announced last month before the kinks had been worked out on Red Hood's playability, Sub-Zero has been widely anticipated by fans ever since. Two more Mortal Kombat characters are set to be added to the Injustice 2 roster in future DLC character packs. Read More »

Judge win draws most Home Run Derby viewers in almost decade

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In the second round, Sano topped fellow 2009 worldwide signing from the Dominican Republic Gary Sanchez . Well, to be fair, it is mostly because of Judge and Sanchez. He also hit the Marlins Park roof, about 160 feet above the field. During batting practice, Judge hit the ceiling of Marlins Park. He took the opportunity to lift the crowd on several occasions which saw the champion of a year ago and the favorite with Judge to win the competition, Giancarlo Stanton be ... Read More »

Transfer Luckassen naar PSV definitief

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Vanuit Rotterdam was er een beter aanbod, maar hij had zelf een beter gevoel bij PSV. Luckassen is bij PSV de opvolger van Hector Moreno, die deze zomer naar AS Roma vertrok. De geboren Amsterdammer bereikte met AZ dit jaar de finale van het toernooi om de KNVB-beker, waarin Vitesse te sterk bleek (0-2). Volgens Voetbal International is de transfer van Luckassen naar PSV zo goed als rond. Read More »

G20-landen dicht bij slotverklaring

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Op het vlak van het klimaat ligt het moeilijker: de Verenigde Staten zijn niet van plan zich uit te spreken voor uitvoering van het Klimaatakkoord van Parijs. Er zijn in het verleden wel vaker 232-onderzoeken bevolen door presidenten, maar slechts in hele uitzonderlijke gevallen leidden deze tot maatregelen. Read More »

BCCI wants to consult Kohli on new coach

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Contrary to the belief that Kohli backed the claim of Ravi Shastri , Ganguly said: "You got to give credit to Virat". Reacting to widespread media reports that Ravi Shastri has been appointed India coach, the Board of Control for Cricket in India ( BCCI ) on Tuesday refused to confirm or deny the reports, saying a final decision will be taken shortly. Read More »

Conflicting reports on front-runner to buy Marlins

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While the Major League Baseball world descends on Miami for All-Star Game festivities, a few big names are part of an ownership group ready to lock down a bid for the Marlins. One thing we like to see (in an ownership group) is deep roots in the community. The report comes just a day after a group led by Cuban-American and Miami native billionaire Jorge Mas was reported as putting together an offer for "around $1.17 billion". Read More »

Celebrate National Ice Cream Day with FREE Vanilla Soft Serve

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The victor (only one!) will be notified the same day and receive a Golden Arches Cone as recognition, spokesperson Becca Hary said via email, and a McDonald's Arch Card for $312 plus a check for $4,680. The McDonald's giveaway is also looking to spread a little kindness by giving out compliments to customers using the hashtag #SoftServed on Twitter. Read More »

BCCI expected to announce new India coach today

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Ganguly and Laxman were joined by Sachin Tendulkar via Skype and the former skipper said that the process is complete. "We will have a detailed chat with him once he is back from the West Indies", Ganguly, flanked by committee member VVS Laxman and joint secretary Amitabh Choudhary, told a press conference last evening. Read More »

Bayern Munich confirm signing of James Rodriguez

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At 25, James still has time on his hands to achieve his undoubted potential to be one of the world's best and a reunion with Ancelotti should offer a positive sign that he can do so. After capturing the world's attention with his stunning goal for Colombia against Uruguay at the 2014 World Cup , no limits could be set for James Rodriguez . Read More »

Ax-Wielding Man in Standoff With Police Over Radio Request

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Newton surrendered to police custody at 4:30 pm. The complex is home to a radio station, and according to witnesses, the 38-year-old man was there to request a song called "My Axe" by Insane Clown Posse. Officers negotiated with the suspect during the tense stand-off by cell phone and through the vehicle window, but they say that at one point Newtown, simply got out his auto and told them: 'I guess you're just going to have to kill me'. Read More »