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Tributes flow for All Blacks legend Sir Colin Meads

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Meads played 133 times for the All Blacks between 1957 and 1971, appearing in 55 Tests, and the King Country lock earned an global reputation for his fierce play. Although he began his global career as a flanker, it was as a lock that he played most of his rugby. There was no debate in late 1999 when New Zealand Rugby Monthly magazine named him the New Zealand Player of the Century and in the 2001 New Year's Honours list he was made a New Zealand Companion of Merit. Read More »

Africa's Richest Man Will Fire Wenger If He Buys Arsenal

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In an interview with Bloomberg , the billionaire once more affirmed his desire to invest in the north London side once he completes a major oil refinery project in the Nigerian capital of Lagos. However, he recently signed a new two-year deal even though the club failed to qualify for the Champions League for the first time in more than 2 decades. Read More »

Yankees at Red Sox

The Florida native still has yet to notch his first win against NY this season despite posting a 1.19 ERA in three starts. After taking a 3-0 lead, the Red Sox gave up six in a row before a four-run bottom of the seventh inning propelled them to the win. Read More »

Lions down the Jets 16-6 in second pre-season game

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After Marvin Jones Jr . hauled in a five-yard touchdown pass in the second quarter, Golden Tate and T.J. They would then take a 13-0 lead into halftime. That finished off a 13-play, 79-yard drive. Hackenberg completed just 2 of 6 passes for 14 yards. Prater came out and nailed a 50-yard field goal to essentially seal the win for Detroit and increase the score to 16-6. Read More »

England scores an impressive 348/3 on Day 1

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That was the most wickets they have lost in a Test day. Do you think the England Test squad needs an overhaul? England's first day-night Test has been a roaring success, although they were massively helped by a poor West Indies batting line-up, the tourists losing 19 wickets on day three as they crumbled under the pressure of their hosts' mammoth first-innings total. Read More »

Liverpool win first Premier League game of the season

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The Catalans have seen their latest bid , which was claimed to have been structured using a number of clauses and bonus payments, immediately rejected by Liverpool this week. While Liverpool's pace and attacking flair got them out of trouble several times last season, Mignolet backed his team mates to offer a sterner all-round defensive effort this campaign without ruining their potency up front. Read More »

Liverpool win first Premier League game of the season

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The Catalans have seen their latest bid , which was claimed to have been structured using a number of clauses and bonus payments, immediately rejected by Liverpool this week. While Liverpool's pace and attacking flair got them out of trouble several times last season, Mignolet backed his team mates to offer a sterner all-round defensive effort this campaign without ruining their potency up front. Read More »

Mourinho believes Martial will come good

Now, these victories were against West Ham and the Swans, so we should be cautious before crowning them after two weeks, and everyone is eager to see how United will do against stiff competition. "We are more confident [than last season]". View from the opposing dug-out - Paul Clement: "We were competitive for long periods in the game and up until the second goal the difference was a set-play". Read More »

Colts Vs. Cowboys Live Stream

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The Colts continue to learn that life without Andrew Luck isn't pretty. Luck underwent surgery on his throwing shoulder in the offseason and has yet to participate in training camp. On the ground, Darren McFadden had nine carries for 59 yards, while Rod Smith had seven carries for 53 yards. "He's just a much better player right now than what he was previous year at this time ". Read More »

No. 3 Angelique Kerber upset by Ekaterina Makarova

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Top-ranked Czech defending champion Karolina Pliskova defeated Russian lucky loser Natalia Vikhlyantseva 6-2, 6-3, dropping Dane Caroline Wozniacki from the list of rivals who can overtake her for world number one this week. Croatia's Ivo Karlovic led Kyrgios 4-3 in their halted match. "I'm ready to get dinner and get to bed because I'm so exhausted". Four rivals could have toppled Pliskova this week, but the only one still with a hope is Halep, who faces Britain's seventh-ranked ... Read More »

Stenson grabs third-round lead after late birdie barrage

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World number 543 Ryan Armour shot a nine-under par 61 to take share of the lead after the second round of the Wyndham Championship. But followers of our golf tipster Ben Coley, who continued his great form in 2017 last weekend when his 50/1 selection Justin Thomas won the US PGA Championship , will be hopeful of celebrating another big priced victor should Ollie Schniederjans emerge triumphant. Read More »

Cody Bellinger (ankle) leaves game; Hyun-Jin Ryu, bullpen shut out Tigers

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Against the Tigers , he was 0-for-4 but scored a run in the Dodgers' shutout victory. The Dodgers , of course, have a comfortable lead in the NL West, so they could afford to allow Gonzalez to play a good bit to see if his bat sharpens up while simultaneously giving Bellinger, who has never played more than 137 games in a season, a bit of a breather. Read More »

Pochettino states whether Kieran Trippier is fit for Wembley clash

The North London are playing their home matches at the famous stadium this season while their current stadium is being built, and there is a concern that Spurs will fall victim to the larger pitch size, but boss Pochettino insists that there is no issue." Wembley is not a problem". Read More »

Johanna Konta claims place in Cincinnati Open quarter-finals

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Seventh seed Konta, who beat Halep in the quarter-finals at Wimbledon in July, did not go quietly, saving a series of match points in an enthralling battle that lasted almost two hours. "I played the best match so far this tournament", Halep said. "It was a battle". "I worked hard on beating these kinds of opponents". It was very tough. Read More »

MET EIREANN: Weather warning put in place for Louth

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The remnants of Hurricane Gert could bring more "tropical and humid" conditions to southern and eastern parts as Sunday ends, Mr Powell added. The rain will be heavy and thundery in places, especially over parts of Connacht and west Ulster, with some local spot flooding. Read More »

All Whites striker Chris Wood set for EPL move to Burnley

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The 25-year-old was very prolific last season, and he finished as the league's top goalscorer with 27 league goals. The New Zealand global had two years left on his existing deal but was not the highest paid player at the club, despite scoring 30 goals last season. Read More »

Pique Makes Big Real Madrid Admission

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Listen to the latest news on our 5 radio stations Legend FM, Viti FM, Radio Sargam, FM96 and Navtarang. Everything on that front seems to be okay, though, as long as Asensio is going to be striking in goals like this one we saw on Wednesday. Read More »

Nadal fails to reach Cincinnati semis, Thiem falls to Ferrer

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Kyrgios broke Nadal's serve in the opening game of the match took an early lead of 4-0, thus taking the first set in just 25 minutes. "Being number one after all the things I've been going through the last couple of years is something unbelievable, so for me it's an fantastic achievement to be back to that position". Read More »

Titans expect unexpected against Panthers

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Two plays later, the 5-foot-11, 205-pound back bounced a run to the outside and scored his first professional touchdown from 17 yards out. The Panthers hope McCaffrey will help them once again reign supreme in the NFC South and return to the Super Bowl. Read More »

Bernard Foley focused on lifting the gloom over Australian rugby

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The onslaught continued immediately upon the resumption as the All Blacks surged to a 54-6 lead in 48 minutes after chalking up eight tries against Australia for the first time since 1936. McKenzie was again instrumental in Ioane's first try, leaving the winger in an easy one-on-one with Folau. Beauden Barrett , who faced questions about his kicking in the week, converted two of them, and then tagged the extras as Sonny Bill Williams and Crotty dotted down before half-time. Read More »

Dodgers option Joc Pederson to make room for newly acquired Curtis Granderson

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Defensively, Granderson has appeared 1,246 games in center field, 445 games in right field and 59 games in left field. The Dodgers didn't give up a whole lot to get him, but, then, they don't exactly need him, either-the Dodgers are deep with quality outfielders, such that they've started Cody Bellinger at first base in 30 of their last 32 games. Read More »

Conte laughs off Costa comments, says striker is 'the past'

The World Cup is next year. "The only thing I can promise is work, work, work and that I will try to do my best to improve the club". Liverpool could bid for want-away Chelsea striker Diego Costa , according to Don Balon . I had fallen for it too this time, when you talked about [Arturo] Vidal and [Alexis] Sanchez, I was there staring at the gate to see if they would walk in. Read More »

Rafael Benitez: 'I can not change our transfer situation'

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James Park this summer, joining from Stoke. "It can be a better window. I can not change anything about our situation now in terms of the market, the transfer window and what we have to do". Asked if he had to sell before buying, Benitez added: "We have to balance both if we can". Ashley revealed in an interview broadcast last weekend that he wouldn't put any more money into Newcastle United . Read More »

Aaron Ramsey Starts - Arsenal Team vs Stoke City Confirmed

Stoke City forward Jese Rodriguez could make his debut following his season-long loan move from Paris Saint-Germain. Alexandre Lacazette had a late goal controversially ruled offside - it didn't appear to be - as Arsenal fell ahead of an August 27 trip to Liverpool. Read More »

Barcelona agree £90m fee with Borussia Dortmund for Ousmane Dembele?

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However, Dortmund have already rejected the suggestions surrounding their player, and Klopp is adamant there has been no update over Coutinho's situation. I will try to do my job and I am prepared. "Of course I'm going to talk to him but those conversations will remain private". "I saw the game but forgot to watch the interviews afterwards so there's nothing to say from my side". Read More »

Paris Saint-Germain willing to sell Germany midfielder Julian Draxler?

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Since joining the Ligue 1 giants from Wolfsburg in January, the man from Gladbeck has scored four goals from 17 Ligue 1 appearances. According to The Sun , Draxler has reportedly been told that he is for sale after falling down Unai Emery 's pecking order, following the club's aquisition of Neymar and supposed interest in AS Monaco forward Kylian Mbappe . Read More »