Wednesday, 15 August 2018
Latest news
Home » Sports

Sports

Lucas Moura "so happy" to join Tottenham Hotspur

perth_map

It's also a big club. "It's a chapter in my life, a new challenge for me". Tottenham's attacking performance against Manchester United showed that they don't need the Brazilian to come straight into the team and he will be given time to bed in. Read More »

Saints' Alvin Kamara wins Offensive Rookie of the Year

perth_map

He led the Vols in all-purpose yards in 2016 despite battling a knee injury. He finished the season with 728 rushing yards and eight touchdowns on 120 carries while catching 81 passes for 826 yards and five more scores. He did not allow a touchdown to be scored in his coverage all season. Kamara is viewed as the favorite to win that award as well. As chronicled in Sports Illustrated, Kamara spoke of how much he relished New Orleans' "feel-good vibe" and how he enjoyed walking home from ... Read More »

Two Miami Hurricanes await call from Pro Football Hall of Fame

perth_map

Ray Lewis attends the 2016 Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year event at Barclays Center of Brooklyn on December 12, 2016 in New York City. For most of his career, he was one of the most impactful players in the game. "It's what he meant to his teammates, his coaches and his fans and when you factor that into the equation, then the only place that can recognize John for what he did and who he was, is Canton, for he truly was a Hall of Famer". Read More »

Tom Brady's MVP Acceptance Speech Appeared To 'Leak' In Plain Sight

perth_map

Reimer was on Thursday discussing the inaugural episode of the Brady documentary Tom vs. But we will have to watch this game with that thought in the back of our minds. Should Brady actually win, it would be the third of his career and only Peyton Manning, at five, would have more. "I think [he] has earned the right to have that be a decision he makes when he wants to make it", Kraft told NFL Network's Andrea Kremer. Read More »

Sanchez nets on home debut for Man U win vs Huddersfield

David Wagner's side did well against United last time out, even though the visitors were appalling. It is not Portsmouth . "After the game against Burnley until next Wednesday the players will be resting", Guardiola added. And Sanchez stepped up to score his penalty in the 68th minute as he netted his first goal since his move to the Red Devils. A minute's silence preceded kick-off at Old Trafford as United paid tribute to the victims of the Munich disaster 60 years on from ... Read More »

Antonio Conte desires to remain at Chelsea regardless of Italy hyperlink

Costacurta had claimed he would travel to London to speak to Conte , who is under pressure at Chelsea following Wednesday's 3-0 home defeat to Bournemouth - the club's worst defeat since April 2016. "I'm not interested in this and my only desire is to continue to work, be focused on my team and try to do the best with this team". "We have the best researchers, best chiefs and also the best coaches in the world". Read More »

Colorado State places Larry Eustachy on administrative leave

perth_map

Eustachy was also investigated in 2014 and admitted to creating a culture that did not meet Colorado State's standards. "No conclusions have been made". It was reported previous year that the university looked into Eustachy's conduct in 2013-14, finding that he created an atmosphere of "fear and intimidation" among players. Read More »

Kevin De Bruyne: Manchester City can compete on four fronts

perth_map

Manchester City are expected to be without German winger Leroy Sane who suffered an ankle injury in their win over Cardiff. De Bruyne crowned another sublime individual performance by crafting and finishing City's second and 100th of the season in all competitions, with Sergio Aguero adding his 24th of the collective haul as closest challengers Manchester United slumped to a 2-0 loss at Tottenham. Read More »

Joakim Noah, Jeff Hornacek 'pretty much hate each other'

perth_map

A team official says Friday that Noah and the Knicks have mutually agreed that he will not be back with the club until further notice. The NBA trade deadline is Thursday. NY hopes to find an amicable solution for both sides amid what has become a hard situation. Noah signed with the Knicks in the summer of 2016 hoping that he could make an impact on New York's defense and front line. Read More »

Aubameyang Arsenal debut may be delayed by sickness

perth_map

But Wenger believes sourcing a replacement for Ozil - who had entered the last six months on his previous contract - would have proven costlier. Going into this weekend's match with Everton , Arsenal sit eight points off the top four. Read More »

After surgery, Eagles fan frets: Did I miss the Super Bowl?

perth_map

Haley Parks got her wisdom teeth out the other day, and her parents recorded her as she was coming out of her anesthesia fog. The New Jersey college student is a die-hard Philadelphia Eagles fan. "I just want to be in there". "But she put it on Instagram to get a couple laughs for her friends, and they said people should see this". In a wide-ranging, if not always coherent, conversation, Haley Parker says the players are "like my sisters", expresses concern for the mother of injured ... Read More »

PV Sindhu thrashes Ratchanok Intanon to enter India Open final

perth_map

Meanwhile, sixth seed Cheung Ngan Yi of Hong Kong stunned No.2 seed Carolina Marin of Spain 21-12, 21-19. The Indian combination, playing their second semi-final in a major event since reaching the last four stage in the Japan Open Superseries previous year, were guilty of making unforced errors on the net in the business end of both games with Chopra even making errors on a couple of serves. Read More »

Conte 'intends' to see out 18 months left on Chelsea contract

perth_map

Conte is said to be underwhelmed by the signing of Barkley and the £17.6m arrival of Roma centreback Emerson Palmieri, with director Marina Granovakaia believed to be the driving force behind both deals. They now sit fourth this term, 18 points behind leaders Manchester City. "I don't see a problem with this". Conte said: "I can tell [you] that Costacurta is a friend". Read More »

Mahrez misses Leicester training again and will not face swansea

perth_map

But for Leicester , as they now attempt to handle Mahrez's continued absence from training, they now have to deal with the aftermath of daring to command a player to commit to the long-term contract he signed 18 months ago. "But we think we can get three points as well, especially at home". So with the transfer window now shut until early June, how will Leicester go about trying to solve their Mahrez problem? The Algeria global has long outgrown his current side and should not be blamed ... Read More »

Mourinho confirms Fellaini knee surgery

perth_map

Fellaini was initially injured playing for Belgium against Bosnia in a World Cup qualifier in October. 'It's not the end of his season, not at all. A recurrence of the problem saw him miss United's entire festive fixture list. It's a small intervention in his external (lateral) meniscus and I want to believe that by the end of March he can be back. Meanwhile, Mourinho insists he is still in the dark over speculation Ibrahimovic could quit the club for LA Galaxy. Read More »

Neville tears into Pep for only naming six substitutes

perth_map

The Spaniard only named six substitutes for their clash against Sean Dyche's men after claiming they don't have any more players to fill their bench. Eriksen was on the spot with a neat finish after Spurs had launched a long ball straight from kick-off that was flicked on by Harry Kane and Dele Alli. Read More »

Manchester City drop more Premier League points after draw at Burnley

perth_map

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho conceded defeat in the Premier League title race, saying there are now fighting for second place. Guardiola's side could not press home the advantage, however, and Mee twice went close to an equaliser, first drawing a sharp save out of Ederson as City looked for an offside flag and then heading wide from a corner. Read More »

'Disturbing' Tom Brady kiss divides the US

perth_map

Brady then asks him, "What do I get?" and the boy gives him a quick kiss. But someone else (someone in the NFL , or Tom Brady himself) may be putting the horse ahead of the cart when it comes to the league MVP award. and last I checked, that was a good thing". "If you see something creepy in that video, then that's on you", they said. That in and of itself isn't a revelation-the 40-year-old National Football League star was photographed last February kissing his father on the mouth ... Read More »

Australia crush New Zealand to win Sydney T20 clash

perth_map

Stanlake took wickets off his first two balls to remove both New Zealand openers before claiming another wicket in his three-over opening spell. Despite a top-order wobble, in which captain David Warner and the debutant D'Arcy Short fell inside the first three overs, the belligerent power of Lynn and Maxwell swamped the Kiwi bowling attack. Read More »

In first, Olympics chiefs invite Vatican 'God Squad' to International Olympic Committee session

perth_map

Thirteen Russian athletes and two coaches banned for life for doping and then controversially cleared of wrongdoing may be headed to the Pyeongchang Olympics after all, the International Olympic Committee said on Saturday. " Not being sanctioned does not automatically confer the privilege of an invitation ". "Thus, the CAS decision only emboldens cheaters, makes it harder for clean athletes to win and provides yet another ill-gotten gain for the corrupt Russian doping system generally, and ... Read More »

Trump says Democrats are 'AWOL' on immigration

perth_map

The term Dreamers is derived from the DREAM Act, legislation that would have protected young immigrants brought to this country as children from deportation but was not passed by Congress. With Trump now pushing for a vote on the White House's proposal, there are a number of ways McConnell could deliver on both of those priorities. "But tonight President Trump showed that he is not willing to stop catering to the most heartless, extreme elements of his base who want to restrict almost all ... Read More »

Sri Lanka fight back after Bangladesh's domination on Day 1

perth_map

Taijul Islam only made one run, but Mahmudullah and Mustafizur Rahman added 35 runs before Bangladesh were bowled out for 513 when Mustafizur was caught behind off the bowling of Suranga Lakmal for eight runs. Mosaddek, back in the side for the first time since the two-Tests series against Sri Lanka in March 2016, was frustrated by Herath's accuracy and charged the bowler, but his attempted lofted drive only reached mid on and gifted Herath his 500th worldwide wicket. Read More »

Makram replaces Faf as Proteas ODI skipper

perth_map

Markram is among the most inexperienced members of the squad. Not only is Faf the leader of the pack but also the lynchpin of their batting line-up. Now, it was du Plessis's turn apparently. But at the end of the day, it's going to be my decision to make on the field though. Selection committee convenor, Linda Zondi, said, "Markram has always been in our plans since he was U-19 captain, leading up to SA A, and now joining the Proteas". Read More »

Tom Brady has already crafted his NFL MVP acceptance speech

perth_map

The interview for "Tom vs". The kiss takes place as the five-time Super Bowl victor, who is set to also play in this Sunday's 2018 Super Bowl , is lying down on his back and getting a massage. Brady is not the first celebrity to face public condemnation for kissing his child on the lips. "I fell in love with the sport when I was 4-years-old when I was watching Joe Montana". Read More »

Medical Update on Malcolm Brogdon

perth_map

The Timberwolves (33-22) shot 54 percent from the field and held the Bucks (27-23) to 38 percent shooting, including just 21 percent (6 for 29) from 3-point range. Brogdon was eventually helped off the floor by his teammates and went into the locker room, where he was officially diagnosed with a left quad tendon strain. Read More »

Eli Manning 'excited' to get back to work as Giants' starter

perth_map

He greeted the winners of the contest, who tomorrow night will sleep in one of the field suites in U.S. Bank Stadium, the site of Sunday's Super Bowl LII. "I think they have the makeup to do it", Manning added. He's already started looking at Minnesota's offense this season to learn their schemes and terminology. Read More »

Colin Kaepernick completes $1 million donation goal

perth_map

Kaepernick shared a video from Usher following the donation. "It has been an honor for me to serve the people with my #MillionDollarPledge ", he wrote on Instagram, "The thanks and gratitude from each organization has been enormous". This is a result of us helping each other. "We all have an obligation, no matter the risk, regardless of reward", he said . Several celebrities have joined the Black athlete's pledge over the past few years, including Serena Williams, Snoop Dogg , ... Read More »

Levante boss Juan Muñiz laughs off 'crisis' talk at Real Madrid

perth_map

However, he is expected to play as Madrid begin a month that will be shaped by their Champions League last 16, first leg against Paris Saint-Germain on February 14. "With Ronaldo, ( Gareth) Bale , (Karim) Benzema or Isco, the crises are different, " Muniz said at a press conference, as reported by Spanish media outlet AS. Read More »

'US actions a threat to Korean ties'

perth_map

Trump met North Korean defectors at the White House on Friday and said the Olympics could serve as an indicator as to whether the crisis over North Korea's development of nuclear weapons capable of hitting the United States could be resolved. Read More »

Striker Ayew joins his brother at Swansea

perth_map

Clucas claimed his second three minutes from time to finish off Arsenal , who hope to add to their squad before Wednesday night's transfer deadline with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang set to swell their striking options. "I believe we were not good enough, I believe we were not disciplined enough". The visitors scored after 33 minutes but their advantage lasted just seconds as Mesut Ozil gave the ball away and Clucas equalised for the Welsh side. Read More »