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Tiger progressing but still no timetable for return


Of course, we don't know exactly what kind of weightlifting Tiger is doing, but during a rare, recent public appearance at the US Open, Tiger did not look small. "That's going to take time", Woods said. A 79-times victor on the PGA Tour who was world number one for a record total of 683 weeks, Woods stunningly lost form in recent years due to injuries and the mastering of a new swing while his ranking has plummeted to a mind-boggling 1,136th after his long spell on the sidelines. Read More »

Neymar left Barcelona 'because of Messi'


But now, back in the center of the action, free from the burdens and benefits of playing alongside Neymar , and scoring at an unprecedented clip, Messi faces one of his toughest challenges, which, by extension, is also a great opportunity to pull off maybe the most impressive accomplishment of his club career: winning the title with this relatively weak Barça squad. Read More »

Quickley picks Kentucky; McCormack to announce Sunday


Quickley is the first commitment for Calipari and Kentucky in the 2018 class, and the 33rd five-star prospect to join the Wildcats since ESPN began using the star system to rank recruits in 2010. While Quickley has the size and the build - he's 180 pounds with broad shoulders and long arms - of some of Kentucky's former elite point guards, he's not the same kind of point guard as, say, De'Aaron Fox or John Wall . Read More »

Swansea City v Watford


The Swans took the lead through Stephen Dobbie but Watford would equalise through Danny Graham, who would go on to win the golden boot in the division with 24 goals. With Silva heaping plenty of praise on Daniel Bachmann, there are potentially three choices for the number one shirt, although it remains to be seen whether the past or the present hold the immediate key to Watford's future. Read More »

Man Utd could win Premier League: Andy Townsend


United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward said: "We concluded a successful 2016/17 season with a total of three trophies and a return to Champions League football". United kick off their defence of the EFL Cup against Burton on Wednesday, when Sergio Romero may well get his first run out of the season in place of the ever-impressive David De Gea. Read More »

Carmelo Anthony expected to be at media day, set good example

We followed him through EuroBasket. Hopefully, Mills and Perry will have the right answers when they address the media on Friday because the Carmelo issue isn't going away until he goes away. However, general manager Steve Mills stated on Friday morning that he expects Anthony to be present on Monday in order to set a prime example for the younger players on the team. Read More »

Will Ezekiel Elliott Play For Dallas Cowboys Against Arizona Cardinals?


With the hearing scheduled for the first week of October, Elliott will remain eligible to play this week and next week against the Los Angeles Rams . An alleged domestic violence incident against a woman in Columbus, Ohio, in July 2016 led to the league's investigation. If that stay is ultimately granted by the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, the National Football League could be able to enforce Elliott's suspension this season. Read More »

Ausmus will not return as Detroit Tigers manager


The Tigers exercised Ausmus' 2017 club option last October after initially signing him to a three-year deal in November 2013, per Baseball Prospectus , but the franchise made a decision to move in a different direction after flirting with the American League Central cellar all season. Read More »

Jose Mourinho Gives Paul Pogba Injury Update in News Conference

It was claimed by Duncan Castles that Pogba could be out for up to three months, but Mourinho was quick to debunk this prediction. Luke Shaw is hoping to be involved against his former club having returned from injury as a substitute in the 4-1 Carabao Cup win against Burton. Read More »

Draymond Green Laughed in Kevin Durant's Face After Social Media Snafu


So what else could Green do when he saw Durant after the forward was busted tweeting in the third person about his decision to leave Oklahoma City (indicating he uses other accounts) but laugh at his teammate? That was bad enough-it's a awful look to talk trash about your old team, especially on Twitter-but Durant has compounded the issue by making statements that betray a self-consciousness atypical of a reigning Finals MVP. Read More »

Manchester City and United in two-horse Premier League title race?

But you waste a lot of energy. It's Pep Guardiola versus Jose Mourinho , though this time it's been considerably more pleasant than their rivalry in Spain. "So I am sure they view the League Cup as a hindrance, but we certainly don't. You have to be careful", he said. Their identical records mean they share a three-point gap at the top of the table over Chelsea, who are in third. Read More »

Mourinho singles out duo after hailing Man Utd's selection headache


It leaves United in a precarious position with Fellaini able to sign a pre-contract with another club at the turn of the year. It is said Mourinho is personally pushing for a new deal to be agreed for Fellaini to ensure clubs from China and Turkey are put off from putting in an offer in the New Year. Read More »

San Francisco 49ers game tickets on sale for under $20


After a loss to the Washington Redskins last Sunday , Robey-Coleman, a fifth-year pro from USC, rattled off a list of things he needed to improve: He was overeager to start on the outside, played with too much emotion and needed to make his open-field tackles, he said. Read More »

Klopp has no doubt Ox will make an impact at Liverpool


Their opponents, meanwhile, have made a combined total of 19 shots and scored five. "They go for set-pieces, Fuchs will be back probably so that means throw-ins are back in the game and all that stuff", mused Klopp, well aware a whole new set of challenges await his side. Read More »

Comments by MLB commissioner brings up talk of baseball in Portland


Major League Baseball last expanded in 1998 with Tampa and Arizona, and Manfred said his main objective is to first secure new stadiums in both Oakland for the A's and in Tampa metro area for the Rays. For the good of the sport and the safety of your fans: "extend the nets". The Mets already had installed protective netting behind home plate and down both sidelines after the All-Star break this year, but Yankee Stadium still has not installed such safety features, despite two high-profile ... Read More »

Money obligates Manchester City to win titles, treble winning Herrera says


And Herrera feels that City's transfer dealings make them favourites for the title, and as such, he believes the pressure is on them, rather than United . That's especially true when you consider there are 33 games of the league season to go and so many variables can be factored in to how teams will cope with European competitions, the busy domestic period and, of course, injuries. Read More »

Karim Benzema: I want to retire at Real Madrid


The extending of the contract of Real Madrid player number 9 comes in a full renewal policy of the team led by Florentino Perez who announced other key pieces such as Marcelo, Dani Carvajal and Isco. Real Madrid confirmed its flagship French striker Karim Benzema has signed his new two-season contract from what will initially expire in June 2019 to June 2021. Read More »

Fox Sports brings social VR experience to college football coverage


Joe Bachie, along with the rest of the linebackers, will need to come ready to play if they want to dampen Notre Dame's potent rushing attack. Against Boston College , Morgan forced a fumble and was joined by fellow backer Te'von Coney on making a key fourth down stop during the third quarter that moved momentum in favor of the Irish for good. Read More »

Rashford and Lingard working towards 'secret' targets at Man Utd


Jose Mourinho put out a squad that wasn't his strongest, but names like Rashford, Lingard and Martial dazzled to prove that the squad's depth can be relied upon. Martial provided the assist for United's third goal, as his tenacious work allowed him to beat two Burton men, before finding Jesse Lingard in space, and the England global promptly fired home. Read More »

Arsenal's Danny Welbeck out at least three weeks with groin injury


The 26-year-old was taken off 73 minutes into the Gunners' goalless draw with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon after pulling up. Arsenal's Danny Welbeck is out for at least three weeks with a groin injury and manager Arsene Wenger said on Tuesday that the striker is unlikely to return before next month's worldwide break. Read More »

MS Dhoni Practising His Shooting Skills In Kolkata


The India wicket-keeper batsman is not only known for his batting skills but has the ability to remove the bails in flash. Isn't Dhoni's look like he is challenging the Aussies for the 2nd ODI? Dhoni played important knocks in Sri Lanka as well. Read More »

Steve Smith Says They Got Talent to Challenge India

Kohli said at the innings break, he felt India did not have enough on the board. Smith singled out Dhoni and showered special praise on the veteran glovesman for playing another finisher's role to perfection. "We just needed someone else in the top four to go on and make a score". There was some help for Pat Cummins and co after India chose to bat, but Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane weathered the initial burst from the new balls, and their quality took India to 121 for 1. Read More »

Reds face battle with Tottenham for Werder Bremen wonderkid David Philipp


Philipp is in the a year ago of his contract with the Bundesliga side who now sit second from bottom, with two points in five games. "He has a great understanding of the game and he is one of the most promising talents of his age in the world", explained Tim Steidten, the head of squad planning and scouting at Werder Bremen . Read More »

Mersal teaser: Charming Vijay enchants with his tricks


This is known to all that the actor will be seen playing a triple role in the film. The first look of Mersal released in June and like the teaser today, it went insane viral too. R. Rahman. Mersal , written by KV Vijayendra Prasad and produced by Sri Thenandal Films, is said to be Vijay's costliest film till date. Watch 130 crores mega-budget movie - Mersal teaser Online on the YouTube. Read More »

Athletics at Tigers — Preview


Detroit starter Matthew Boyd was at his very best with a one hit complete game performance that upped his record to 6-10. With the Athletics trailing 3-2 with two outs in the sixth, Wendle lined the first pitch he saw from reliever Edubray Ramos into the right-field seats, quieting the crowd of 28,054. Read More »

Celtic v Rangers (A)


But he's a guy that when things are growing and the environment is getting hot, he's not stepping back and he faces the challenge. "After here if it takes me back to Ballymena United in Northern Ireland or elsewhere overseas or the Premier League so be it". Read More »