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Three militants killed in Kashmir's Sopore area, one jawan injured

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The police on Saturday arrested three overground workers (OGWs) of militant outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) in Shopian district of south Kashmir. The three militants are believed to be foreigners although it is yet to be officially confirmed. He is survived by a brother. Noteworthy, internet services have also been snapped in Baramulla following the neutralisation of the three terrorists. Some weapons were also recovered from the area. Read More »

Kieran Trippier injury mars Spurs' impressive Wembley win over Juventus

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The England global went down under a tackle from Alex Sandro and was withdrawn before the break, potentially leaving a sizeable hole at right-back after the sale of Kyle Walker to Manchester City. Our idea was to try to provide the team with more strength and try to sign a few players before the end of the transfer window. "Morata talked about myself, in the media he said: 'Mauricio called me.' That was two years ago or more", Pochettino said, in comments published by several British ... Read More »

Arsenal and Monaco 'continue talks over £50m Thomas Lemar'

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And, Monaco are now set to table a £45 million bid for Alexis Sanchez in retaliation. There has even been talk that Monaco want to flip the script in a similar way to Paris Saint-Germain's move for Neymar after Barcelona enquired about Marco Verratti, by bidding for Alexis Sanchez. Read More »

Ex-Man Utd midfielder Fortune: Stage set for Pogba to succeed

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Manchester United have indeed flexed their financial muscle this summer and already beefed up their squad with quality players like Romelu Lukaku , Nemanja Matic and Victor Lindelof . That has pointed to another source of tension in that there is a feeling that the Glazers have slightly tightened spending this summer. Serge Aurier has been offered to United as well as a few clubs, and a deal could be done for the right price for the side of the pitch. Read More »

Why fantasy NASCAR players shouldn't pick Denny Hamlin to win this weekend

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After a strong run in June on the road course at Sonoma, Calif., Earnhardt was hoping this weekend's race at Watkins Glen (N.Y.) global could provide an opportunity for a win or good finish. "It's a big opportunity for us to sneak a win in there, so hopefully we can get it done". All we can do is go out there and give it our best effort. Dale Earnhardt Jr .is running out of time on all fronts. Read More »

Chelsea Coach Antonio Conte Expects Most Difficult Season of His Career

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Conte had already told broadcast media how he had discussed the need for much more strength in depth with the board, stating "it's important for me that the club knows my opinion about the number we need". "In England it's very hard to repeat and to win", Conte said. Conte anticipates the most hard season of his career and wants Chelsea to make additions to his small squad before the transfer window closes at the end of this month. Read More »

Battleground Asia: Vijender Singh aims to continue his winning streak against Maimaitiali

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He, however, returned the title saying, "I don't want this title, because I don't want tension at the border (between India and China)". Vijender's trainer Lee Beard is also confident of his ward's chances. Vijender, who remained unbeaten since his debut in professional boxing, has fought eight bouts last one being against former world number one boxer Francis Cheka from Tanzania, where he defended his title. Read More »

Boston's Chris Sale Will Pitch In Each of Three Series With Yankees

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In his first Major League Baseball season, Garcia has played in 40 games and is hitting.258 with two homers and 11 RBIs. The Boston Red Sox look for another victory after winning five of their last seven games. The rookie now has three home runs in his first eight games, while hitting over.400. The Red Sox placed Price on the 10-day disabled list July 28 (retroactive to July 25) with left elbow inflammation. Read More »

Manchester City announce sale of Fernando to Galatasaray

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He said earlier this week that he was looking for more playing time. Gabriel Jesus , Sergio Aguero and Raheem Sterling were on target in City's final warm-up match and Guardiola - who saw the familiar faces of Joe Hart and Pablo Zabaleta line up against his side - was content with what he witnessed. Read More »

Ravens sign OT Howard to three-year deal

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James Hurst has been playing the position with the first-team offense since Rick Wagner signed with the Detroit Lions in free agency. The former Northern Iowa Panther played in 29 of 32 possible games his first two seasons in Oakland and appeared in 11 games previous year. Read More »

Doc Rivers relieved of front office duties by Steve Ballmer

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Doc Rivers is losing one of his roles with the Los Angeles Clippers , keeping his position as coach while Lawrence Frank takes over Rivers' responsibility for basketball operations. According to Ballmer , Frank and Rivers already have a congenial relationship. Last year, Rivers and Ballmer promoted Frank to run the front office on a daily basis. Read More »

Liverpool to face Hoffenheim in Champions League

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The tie will also see a return for Roberto Firmino to his former club. Celtic will have a somewhat tough opponent in the Champions League play-offs , their rival will be Astana , champions of Kazakhstan . They have a lot of really good young players. The village club were one of the Bundesliga's surprise packages as novice manager Nagelsmann guided them to Champions League qualification against all expectations. Read More »

Patriots celebrated Tom Brady's birthday with REAL GOATS at training camp

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Tom Brady is celebrating his 40th birthday today and his wife, model Gisele Bundchen, just shared a sweet photo of the two of them on her Instagram page. "It's pretty wild", New England tight end Rob Gronkowski , one of Brady's favorite targets, told NESN on Tuesday. I mean, he's had a great career, he works hard, comes to work every day. Read More »

Verify: Can you be arrested for DUI even when you're not driving?

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Saban made a point to say that the police were doing the right thing by arresting Hand, but was quick to add that the "most significant thing" was that he didn't drive the vehicle and therefore didn't put anyone at risk. "But the fact that he didn't drive the auto, and wasn't driving the vehicle, he did not put other people at risk - which is to me the most significant thing when you drive under the influence". Read More »

Defending champion Stan Wawrinka has been ruled out of the US Open

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However, he now faces a lengthy layoff similar to that of Novak Djokovic , with the Swiss requiring surgery on the injury that has troubled him since his first round loss to Daniil Medvedev at Wimbledon last month . He said after the defeat the knee had been a problem on and off all season and he needed to figure out what was wrong. The 32-year-old finishes his campaign with a 26-11 match record, including one ATP World Tour title at the Banque Eric Sturdza Geneva Open. Read More »

Granato named Team USA coach for '18 Olympics, Fri's Buzzcast

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GM's pitch. I also know they're going to have the ultimate respect the players are giving us. His staff will include a big-name assistant - Chris Chelios , a four-time Olympian and Hockey Hall of Famer. Johannson: "Thrilled to announce that Tony Granato will be the head coach of the 2018 Olympic Men's Ice Hockey Team". Allain will miss six Yale games. Read More »

Jets owner Woody Johnson confirmed as ambassador to United Kingdom

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He was born in New Jersey in 1947 and his great grandfather is Johnson & Johnson co-founder Robert Wood Johnson I. Mr Johnson, who according to Bloomberg has a net worth of $4.2bn (£3.2bn), raised money for Mr Trump's presidential campaign and donated $1m (£765,700) to his inaugural committee. Read More »

Conte quizzed on Matic departure... and he didn't look happy

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Buying only one player is not enough, we need more. "Otherwise the number is always less and we are in trouble". We have few players. The best way to try to find the right solution is the club to know my opinion, I don't think it is right to say [how many players I need] it through the press. Read More »

Adam Lallana facing 'a couple of months' out with injury

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Liverpool will be without midfielder Adam Lallana for "a couple of months" due to a thigh injury, the Premier League club announced on Friday. The manager told Liverpoolfc.com: " This is certainly not news we would have wanted ". The Reds have enjoyed a profitable pre-season tour this summer, garnering wins over Bayern Munich, Leicester City, Crystal Palace and Hertha Berlin before losing out to Atletico Madrid on penalties after a draw in normal time. Read More »

We will be playing for the Premier League title, says Liverpool manager

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Liverpool will now face Spanish side Atletico Madrid in the final after they beat Napoli 2-1 in the other semi-final. Not being beaten in a competition involving such teams, pre-season or not, will be extremely pleasing to Klopp as he looks to build on last year's fourth-place finish in the Premier League . Read More »

Proteas struck by double injury blow

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Alastair Cook , Tom Westley and Dawid Malan will all look back with regret at poor shots while Keaton Jennings was dismissed by a good piece of bowling from Olivier. Cook made 46 and soon afterwards, Westley was brilliantly caught by De Kock off Rabada for 29. All the jokes about the Proteas' ball-leaving woes aside, Du Plessis will have his work cut out for him in the fourth Test. Read More »

Europa League Draw 2017-18: Schedule of Dates for Play-Off Round Fixtures

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The signs of rust are still there, but with the result more important than style points, Everton came away from Slovakia with a 1-0 win to go through to the Europa League playoff round. Ronald Koeman believes Everton have a "real challenge" on their hands to overcome Hajduk Split in the Europa League , but vowed to have his players ready. Read More »

Aston Villa sign Tottenham Hotspur's Josh Onomah on loan

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Villa were relegated from the Premier League in 2016 and finished a disappointing 13th in the Championship last season. To be clear, Onomah's Aston Villa move is yet to be confirmed by the clubs, but it feels like the loan deal is close to completion. Read More »

Amir Khan & Faryal Makhdoom split in huge Twitter row

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There was speculation that Khan's Twitter account was hacked, but the boxer released a video stating that everything was real and he will be leaving his wife. Amir and Faryal got married in 2013 in NY and had a daughter named Lamaisah in 2014. "LOL! He's given me jack s*** - I pay house bills and bills for my daughter myself!" It's like I'm a single mother while he's out messing around. Read More »

Jay Cutler Reportedly Contacted by Dolphins After Ryan Tannehill Injury

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Meanwhile, Matt Moore said he plans to be "ready if need be" as the Dolphins' starting quarterback in the wake of Tannehill's injury. This comes after a starter Ryan Tanneyhill was injured during practice on Thursday, one that may require surgery and could cost him a signficant portion of the 2017 season. Read More »

'Rhythm City' Actor Dumi Masilela Dies

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Dumi Masilela has passed away. 29-year-old Dumi, who played the role of Sfiso Ngema on Rhythm City , died in hospital and shortly after, his family confirmed that his aunt also passed away after receiving the awful news. Masilela tried to drive off and one occupant in the Jeep opened fire and Masilela was injured. he died in hospital. Masilela was driving in the vehicle with a friend at the time of the incident. Read More »

Sebastian Coe praises 'candid' Russian apology for doping scandal

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Referring to the IAAF's criteria for Russian reinstatement, Andersen said there were still six areas where Russia had to more to do, including an acknowledgement of guilt from the Ministry of Sport and National Olympic Committee, which is something the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and International Paralympic Committee have also requested. Read More »

Denver Nuggets won't use two certain players in trade for Kyrie Irving

You can guarantee though this isn't the last we've heard of Irving possibly being traded this summer. They nearly immediately broached the topic of Kyrie Irving and his trade request out of Cleveland. Much like Carmelo Anthony , the two years left on Irving's contract put him in a less than optimal spot. While teams start out demanding the farm for superstars, they rarely get what they're asking for. Read More »