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Man Utd to drop Perisic for Bernardeschi bid


It now remains to be seen if United will want to offer the Italian club this amount of money. Bernardeschi made a total of 42 appearances in all competitions for Fiorentina last term, scoring an impressive 14 goals and chipping in with five assists. Read More »

Oregon State bounced from College World Series


On the dais between them sat the NCAA national championship trophy - a relatively plain-looking tower of lucite and wood they have nevertheless spent the past several months working and yearning for. The Houston Astros' ninth-round draft pick has hit three of the Tigers' CWS-leading seven homers. "I just lived there the rest of the way", Gilbert said. Read More »

Rahane century, Kohli assault as India make 310-5


West Indies have endured abysmal ODI form in over the a year ago with just three wins in 16 outings - including 3-0 whitewashes away to Pakistan and at home in the Caribbean to England. The West Indies batting line-up with the likes of Evin Lewis (15 ODIs), Kieran Powell (38 ODIs), Shai Hope (14 ODIs) and Jason Mohammed (12 ODIs) may find it hard to resist the formidable Indian bowling. Read More »

Man United manager Jose Mourinho's father dies in Portugal


As a footballer, Mourinho Felix played first for Vitoria Setubal and then for Belenenses, making 274 appearances in the Portuguese league between 1955 and 1974. As Goal reported, the Portugal international's former club Belenenses confirmed his death on their Twitter account. Portuguese media report the funeral is due to take place on Tuesday. Read More »

Malan stakes his claim with dream England debut


The captain left himself out of the third T20 against South Africa to allow Liam Livingstone another crack of the whip following his scratchy debut on Friday in Taunton . South Africa were never really in the run chase, especially after captain AB de Villiers was caught in the deep by Alex Hales off the spin of Mason Crane for 35, leaving his team at 82 for four. Read More »

Pogba: If Griezmann moves to Man City then 'I will handle it'


The Atletico Madrid star has always been linked with a move to Old Trafford to join up with his global team-mate, however it now appears he is likely to remain at the new Wanda Metropolitano stadium. Meanwhile, another of Pogba's close friends, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, has been released from United . Alvaro Morata, the Real Madrid striker, is believed to be among the possible targets, with a £70 million price tag. Read More »

Lopez saves match point, beats Cilic in Queen's final


Lopez will face sixth-seeded Grigor Dimitrov on Saturday in a repeat of the 2014 final which the Bulgarian won at the west London venue . "You can imagine how important it is for me to be in the final of Queen's at this stage of my career". Read More »

Lance Stroll outpaces teammate Massa to earn eighth on Baku grid


Germany's Auto Bild now reports that, in between those two races, 18-year-old Stroll got the benefit of a secret, private test in Williams's 2014 vehicle at the US Grand Prix track in Austin. "It's a whole different auto I have in my hands this weekend". " Canada was great for my confidence, and I've felt more comfortable this weekend - jumping in the auto in FP1 I felt really confident immediately with the track, the balance - everything just came together". Read More »

Lance Stroll on a high after first podium finish


The 18-year-old Canadian was denied second place on the line in Baku by Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas , but said that did nothing to take the shine off his first ever piece of F1 silverware. "We took a different direction with the set-up, shifting away after Bahrain and from Barcelona taking a different direction with the vehicle". "What a race. Read More »

Sports Hosts Russia Crash Out of FIFA Confederations Cup

A scramble in front of the Mexican goal eventually led to Russia's Aleksandr Samedov putting a left-footed shot past Guillermo Ochoa. Russia's early exit from was another setback for next year's World Cup hosts who also went out of last year's European Championship at the group stage, when they failed to win a game and were regarded by many as the worst team in the tournament. Read More »

I have total respect for Anil Kumble: Team India captain Virat Kohli

However, the Indian captain stayed away from revealing the exact details of the rift between him and Kumble. He said that things which happen in the dressing room are "sacred and private". The BCCI is now seeking the assistance of the Cricket Advisory Committee in its search for a new head coach for the Senior India Men's Cricket Team. Read More »

Nadal braced for bittersweet symphony at Wimbledon


He apologized to tournament organizers and British fans. Until Sunday, Stan Wawrinka had an unblemished record in grand slam finals but then he had never faced Rafa Nadal in a final in the Spaniard's favourite arena - Court Philippe Chatrier at the French Open . Read More »

LSU beats top seed Oregon State to reach CWS final


Schwarz and Deacon Liput stayed behind, each taking a knee. "Not changing because of the circumstances", Schwarz said. But it will happen. "I consider him a friend in the business". That play deflated the Beavers, and it didn't seem that they had the same zip and pop that we have seen all season. "We needed to figure out our bullpen, and Michael Byrne has turned out to be outstanding at the end". Read More »

Long shot boosts Spieth to victory


Jordan Spieth pulled off the unimaginable at the Travelers Championship to beat Daniel Berger on the first play-off hole on Sunday. Spieth, 23, joined Tiger Woods as the only PGA Tour players with 10 victories before turning 24 in the era since World War II. Read More »

Germany and Chile Advance to Confederations Cup Semifinals


Ernest Mabouka made the job harder for Cameroon when he was sent off in the 64th minute. It took furious protests from the Cameroon players, including Siani sarcastically applauding Roldan , for the Colombian to check the monitor again and discover he had sent off the wrong player. Read More »

Sebastian Vettel "disgraced himself", says furious Lewis Hamilton

The flashpoint came as Hamilton bunched the pack up ahead of a safety vehicle restart which caught Vettel out and saw him run into the back of the Mercedes . "As I said, I'm willing to sort it out with him, I don't think there's much to sort out". The Perth-born Red Bull driver laughed out loud as he crossed the finish line ahead of Valtteri Bottas , who nosed his Mercedes past young Canadian Lance Stroll's Williams right on the finish line. Read More »

Di Mar a given fine for Spanish tax fraud

Manchester United are believed to be keen to bolster their attacking options at Old Trafford this summer as Jose Mourinho prepares for his second season in charge at Old Trafford. The agency published copies of the certificates. Ronaldo is accused of using a business structure created in 2010 to allegedly hide his image rights income between 2011 and 2014. Read More »

RB Leipzig set the asking price for Liverpool target Keita


His fine performances have helped Leipzig qualify for the Champions League after finishing as runners-up to title winners Bayern Munich. How could Liverpool line up next season? Keita has spent just the one season in Bundesliga for Leipzig, moving across from sister club Red Bull Salzburg where he spent the previous two seasons in the Austrian league. Read More »

US Open 2017: 5 things we learned


Koepka hit 88% of fairways and 86% of greens in regulation during his four days at Erin Hills -- "pretty sensational in a US Open " in the words of Jack Nicklaus. Koepka won the Turkish Airlines Open in 2014 over Ian Poulter and Henrik Stenson. His Ryder Cup debut past year at Hazeltine helped him cope with the pressure this weekend. Read More »

Kevin Harvick wins at Sonona for 1st victory of season

Kevin Harvick returned to victory lane for the first time this season with a dominating run Sunday on the road course at Sonoma Raceway . They started where they qualified, because they had already gone to backups by qualifying. Consider this. On Lap 14, Earnhardt lost control of his No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet approaching Turn 11, slid through the corner and collided with Danica Patrick's Ford. Read More »