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KCR felicitates Indian Women's cricket team captain Mithali Raj

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Vijay Goel welcomed the team saying that these girls have inspired youths especially millions of young girls across the country to take up sports as a career after their remarkable performance in the World Cup . That left them with a must-win league match with New Zealand which they won and then got the better of Australia in the semi-finals. "I am proud that we lost after giving a fight", she added. Read More »

Man City will wait for Alexis Sanchez with "open arms" - Claudio Bravo

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The Chile global has been enjoying an extended summer holiday after having helped his country reach the Confederations Cup final in Russian Federation. "Yes, that is a continuation of what I said at the end of the season". Speaking this week , Wenger said: "Elneny is a player who has a fantastic mentality and attitude, and his main target is to help the team". Read More »

Red Sox's David Price headed back to DL with elbow inflammation

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It's been a rocky season for Price on the injury front, and the latest ailment only stands to complicate matters. Price has made headlines lately after he called out Hall of Famer and NESN analyst Dennis Eckersley on the team plane, after Eckersely made a negative remark about Eduardo Rodriguez's pitching during a broadcast. Read More »

Trump slams MS-13 gang members as 'animals'

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The president will seek tougher legislation that will allow undocumented Central Americans to be removed from the USA more quickly, as well as a bill supporting a crackdown of sanctuary cities. The gang is believed to have originated in immigrant communities in Los Angeles in the 1980s and then entrenched itself in Central America when its leaders were deported. Read More »

Sanchez to return to Arsenal amid transfer rumour

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Alexis Sanchez will begin preseason training with Arsenal on Sunday after returning from his holiday, manager Arsene Wenger has said. First up is a clash with reigning Portuguese champions Benfica on Saturday (29 July). 'Elneny is a player who has a fantastic mentality and attitude, and his main target is to help the team. Wenger did not mention Alexis Sanchez by name, but believes that any club which has "top" players will have them targeted. Read More »

Moore to retire from Test rugby at end of 2017

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The 34-year-old Australia hooker had a contract through to the 2019 World Cup in Japan but has chose to move into retirement in steps, starting with an end to worldwide rugby after the Wallabies' tour to Europe in November and then finishing his Super Rugby career with the Queensland Reds in 2018. Read More »

Is Sanjay Dutt Going Back To Jail? Find Out Here

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Sanjay Dutt heaved a sigh of relief when he was released from Yerwada prison previous year, after serving his sentence. The court was hearing a PIL filed by Pune-based activist Pradeep Bhalekar challenging the series of furloughs and paroles granted to Dutt when he was serving his sentence. Read More »

Ross Barkley open to Manchester United transfer amid Arsenal and Tottenham links

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The Guardian reports that Koeman has stated Ross Barkley's intention to leave Everton in search of a new challenge, and that he will therefore be sold . Newcastle United and West Ham would definitely be steps down for the England worldwide, despite what those club's fanbases would say, and the only other viable option of a move overseas would arguably not appeal due to Barkley's homebody personality. Read More »

Former Swansea boss Bradley named inaugural Los Angeles FC coach

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Since leaving the USA men's team, Bradley has led the Egyptian national team, Norwegian club Stabaek, French side Le Havre and, most recently, English Premier League club Swansea. The Galaxy sacked first-year head coach Curt Onalfo midway through a disastrous campaign and revealed ex-Sounders coach Sigi Schmid will return to manage the same side he bossed between 1999-2004. Read More »

'Our intention is to keep Ivan Perisic'

United have been linked with the Croatia global winger all summer, with Jose Mourinho admitting on Tuesday he is still keen to make two signings - with one of them "an attacking player, especially that can play through the wings". "If I had to be picky, I would say that we could have been more aggressive in the second half and matched Bayern in that aspect but overall I am happy". Read More »

New contract isn't on Vikings QB Sam Bradford's radar

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Bridgewater is still recovering from a knee injury suffered last August. Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater was placed on the active/physically unable to perform list by the team when he reported to training camp Wednesday. The first full team workout for training camp is Thursday morning. "Like I said: 'If I can do it one time, I know I can do it forever'". "It really doesn't change the way I approach things", he said. Read More »

Steelers LT Alejandro Villanueva Signs Four-Year Deal

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No matter how long Bell sits out of practice, it's just a show of displeasure and can't result in the contract he believes he deserves. If the Steelers play with as much style on the field as they do off it, they should have no problem coasting through the 2017 season. Read More »

Cricket Australia prepared to enter arbitration to end pay dispite

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In March, CA made an offer, proposing that the average pay of Australia's worldwide women's players would rise from $A79,000 to $A179,000, while the average remuneration of state cricketers would more than double to $A52,000. "This is important because a mutually agreed outcome will be better for the future of the game rather than a decision imposed by a third party", it said. Read More »

Paul Malignaggi discusses the power of Conor McGregor

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If he lands a shot with 10oz gloves, it'd probably get your attention. But for his upcoming super-fight against 49-0 Mayweather, the Irishman will be forced to wear much larger 10oz gloves - a fact some have suggested might impact his ability to land precision shots on his opponent. Read More »

Mourinho satisfied with United pre-season

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Paris St Germain target Neymar netted the only goal of the match in the USA capital, securing Barcelona a 1-0 win as United lost their first pre-season game in front of 80,162 supporters. Some trademark passing from Barca created space for Messi, who nearly opened the scoring in the 12th minute but his low shot flashed just wide of the post. Read More »

Pro Kabaddi League 2017 Season 5:Schedule, Date, Venue, Teams Captains & more

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Chaudhari, who will be taking the mat for the Titans for the fifth season running, is the highest point scorer in the league's past four seasons combined and when in his element, he is truly unstoppable. Yoddha took the players' auction by storm as they shelled out Rs 93 lakh to acquire the services of star raider Nitin Tomar , making him the most expensive player in the history of the league. Read More »

GOP Leadership Touts Tax Reform Plan

Speaking to reporters after the joint statement's release, Brady said tax writers are exploring a "viable alternative" to border adjustment. House and Senate committees hope to draft legislation overhauling the tax code this fall. The omission "may be a concession to the notion that there's now less revenue available for that", said Gerson. "We happened to be out front on this and leading because we were going to be hurt critically and it was existential", he told CNBC. Read More »

Blue Jays to give Cesar Valdez another start after strong showing

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Neither team had seemed happy with his ball and strike calls. Toronto's win streak stretched to four games - all against Oakland in a series sweep - even though starting pitcher Marcus Stroman and catcher Russell Martin were tossed in the fifth, along with manager John Gibbons, by home plate umpire Will Little in a freakish sequence. Read More »

Ravens Center John Urschel To Retire From NFL

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We have surprising news today as offensive lineman John Usrchel has made a decision to retire from the NFL . "We wish him the best and know he's going to do great things in his future, but it's not with us so we have to move forward". Urschel, who played three seasons with the Ravens, held one of the most unique stories in the NFL. We're all adults here, we're grown men, and we understand the risk we take playing football. Read More »

Markov not returning to Habs in 2017-18

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Assuming that Markov wants to continue his National Hockey League career, he shouldn't have trouble finding a new employer if the asking price is reasonable. Both players have their numbers retired by the team. The Canadiens thanked him and wished him good luck on Twitter. In 990 games, the defenseman contributed with 119 goals and 453 assists. Read More »

Who owns the New York Jets? Patriots QB Tom Brady of course

The picture below gives you a peak into how unusually favored this New England team is. They are led by one of the best Quarterbacks In the league and future MVP Derek Carr and he has some good help around him with Receivers Amari Cooper, Michael Crabtree, and Robert Holmes. Read More »

Du Plessis warning to England debutant Westley

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England: Cook, Jennings, Westley , Root (capt), Malan, Stokes , Bairstow (wk), Moeen, Roland-Jones, Broad, Anderson. It was covered for much of Wednesday due to rain. Root had elected to bat after winning the toss , giving Cook the chance to impress once again in the landmark test at the south London venue which has become one of cricket's most historic grounds over 137 years. Read More »

Domingo Santana hits longest homer at Nats Park in Statcast history

Rendon's home run knocked Milwaukee starter Michael Blazek out of the game. That's No. 24 on the year for Thames, who hadn't homered since July 4. The three-run shot gave the Brewers a 5-0 lead. Davies put down a bunt that was fielded by Jackson, but his throw to the plate was not in time to nab Orlando Arcia. Meanwhile, the Nationals are 4-1 in their last five during game three of a series, and 5-1 in Scherzer's last six home starts. Read More »

Study reveals 99 percent of ex-NFL players suffer CTE

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Other published studies list suicide as a clinical feature of the disease, but McKee said more research needs to be done before a correlation is established. CTE is a progressive neurodegenerative disease characterized by impaired speech, deafness, amnesia, depression, anger, and dementia. Wainright played before the league adopted stricter safety rules and had many concussions, she said. Read More »

Mourinho says Madrid and Barcelona are on different level

Despite a relatively disappointing display, one which also conjured up memories of a 1996 visit to Southampton , due to the grey kits which were worn during the defeat, Mourinho was upbeat and described the American leg of United's pre-season preparations as "perfect". Read More »

Adrian Beltre Moves On-Deck Circle, Gets Ejected

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Instead of going toward the on-deck circle, Beltre dragged the circle toward where he was standing. Davis also ejected Rangers manager Jeff Banister for arguing his decision to throw Beltre out of the game. Despite having just a slightly lower ERA away from home, Urena improved to 5-0 in 10 appearances on the road after limiting Cincinnati to one run on three hits over a season high-tying six innings last time out. Read More »

Insider delivers update for Liverpool fans on 25-year-old star

A key reason of Barcelona's keen interest in Coutinho is believed to be the strong friendship between Neymar and Coutinho, and bringing Coutinho to the club could mean Neymar staying for a long term. There could be a chance that the 25-year-old will leave Anfield this summer and, if that's the case, the Reds will line up a move for Lanzini as his replacement. Read More »

International Champions Cup: Neymar strikes, Barca edge past Man U

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They breezed through their opening clashes with MLS sides with easy victories over LA Galaxy and Real Salt Lake City , but many will have thought that they would have struggled as their entered the International Champions Cup . And after an agreement, the Portuguese was let go having served for just three years. " Every club is getting good players ", he told BBC. "I miss him a lot", said Mourinho. Read More »

Kenedy booted out of China after social media comments

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Even though Chelsea has now moved on to Singapore, the club is apparently still feeling the heat from Kenedy's posts, and, on Tuesday, it chose to just send their player-turned-pariah back home. "It is because of this that the negative impact we have seen over the last two days has left us shocked and saddened". Antonio Conte's side are due to face Bayern Munich in a friendly on Tuesday, then take on Inter Milan on Saturday, and the Blues boss is certain to face a barrage of ... Read More »

Robert Pattinson reveals he's 'kind of' engaged

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The actor has been dating Twigs, 29, whose real name is Tahliah Debrett Barnett, since 2014. "Yeah, kind of ", Pattinson replied to host Howard Stern . " She's super talented and from a totally different world", he said. According to the reports, Pattinson proposed to the " Two Weeks " singer in early 2015. Read More »