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Gorgeous! Photos of Serena Williams' Star-Studded '50s-Themed Baby Shower

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As for how she would feel about her child one day pursuing tennis, Williams said she would happily support her offspring in any chosen field. Readers online were quick to criticize Williams for her statement. "I actually think it makes it worse". Serena's friends included celebrities Ciara, La La Anthony, Eva Longoria , Kelly Rowland , Angie Beyince and her sister Venus, all of whom turned up for the baby shower inspired by the hit-flick, Grease. Read More »

PGA Championship: Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth among odds favorites

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He knows the next step to join Nicklaus, Woods, Player, Hogan and Sarazen is a huge one. "To be in that company, no doubt, is absolutely incredible", Spieth told reporters Sunday about his excitement at the opportunity. He was third in the 2014 PGA and won the Wells Fargo in 2012. At the age of 47, his clock definitely is ticking. The Dutch Fork and Coastal Carolina graduate is at the top of the world golf rankings. Read More »

Banned 400m finalist Isaac Makwala says: 'It's sabotage'

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WAYDE VAN NIEKERK stormed to 400m victory as the fifth day of the World Athletics Championships concluded on August 8. "As per United Kingdom health regulations, it was requested that he be quarantined in his room for 48 hours", the IAAF said, noting that period ends at 2 p.m. Read More »

Test on Marvin Lewis reveals cyst, not blood clot

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But 16 of Simmons' 20 National Football League campaigns have come with Lewis, making him a unique choice to lead the team in his boss' stead. He had been favoring a leg following practice on Monday. The team is off and closed to the media on Thursday, like most days before a game. Hopefully the rest will do the trick for Coach Lewis and he can be back with his team sooner rather than later. Read More »

Moeen heaps praise on Saqlain after spin heroics

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So, as England look ahead to the three-Test tussle with West Indies - starting with the day-night encounter at Edgbaston on August 17 - let's look back at how they beat South Africa 3-1... With South Africa looking threatening again at 163/3, Ali provided the crucial breakthrough of Amla. Amla completed a 100-ball fifty with his ninth four, a pull off Ben Stokes . Read More »

Carolina Panthers Preseason Preview: Houston Texans

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There are those that fume over the idea of their stars risking costly injuries in meaningless games. "But, all three quarterbacks will play in the game". Just an overall - from all three of those guys, from all three of them - just a clean game, a clean operation. "I know communication on offense is good right now". Read More »

Jordan Spieth : American golfer chases Grand Slam history as PGA practice opens

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The U.S. Open will follow in June and the Open Championship is now the anchor event in July. Winning next week would give Spieth, who captured the 2015 Masters and US Open , the Career Slam at 24 years and 17 days, breaking the age mark set by Woods, who was 24 years and six months when he won the 2000 British Open to complete his Career Slam. Read More »

Zlatan Ibrahimovic launches his own mobile game

It's not scheduled to release until next week on 17th August on the Apple App store and until then, it doesn't seem like we're going to be told anything more about this barmy new game featuring the footballing legend. Zlatan Ibrahimovic is now out with a knee injury and is not expected back by January but that has not stopped clubs lining up to sign the star striker. Read More »

United back in for Spurs star; Chelsea chase Mourinho target

The Mirror claim that Tottenham are now braced for a fresh approach for Rose from United while Italian giants Inter Milan are also ready to step-up their interest in the 27-year-old. Managers are now pressing ahead with their plans for the summer transfer window so we'll bring you all the latest news and gossip from around the globe. Read More »

Dalvin Cook First On The Depth Chart For The Minnesota Vikings

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Murray didn't participate in any team contact drills, and whether or not he will play in the preseason contest at Buffalo Thursday night remains undetermined. Murray was initially projected to be the team's No. 1 option at running back, with Cook filling in mostly on third downs as a change-of-pace option. Read More »

Kasey Kahne Out at Hendrick Motorsports After 2017

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Kahne qualified for the playoffs when he snapped a 102-race winless streak last month in the Brickyard 400 but he sits 19th in the point standings. Byron, 19, a three-time victor this season in the Xfinity Series will take over for Kahne, who will not be retained by Hendrick, the team announced Monday. Read More »

Government to punish operators for slack cyber security

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However, while the GDPR focuses on organisations that lose sensitive data, the government says the NIS Directive focuses on the loss of infrastructure services. Under the proposals that are being considered as part of government consultation that launched yesterday, financial penalties would be used as a "last resort" and will not be applicable if organisations facing an attack could prove they had assessed the risks adequately. Read More »

What's Trending: Jay Cutler Has Already Unretired!

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Cutler certainly plugs a hole at quarterback for the Dolphins , but there remain concerns about his commitment to the game, and I, a wised-up football writer, have been hearing about those concerns. The issue is that it rarely works out, that his knack for SLINGIN' IT is also basically his worst trait, he has quite the penchant for throwing back-breaking interceptions at crucial times, and the aforementioned lack of giving a shit makes those interceptions all the more infuriating. Read More »

Neymar Is Now History, Says Barcelona President Josep Maria Bartomeu

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Neymar's father has accused Barcelona's board of engaging in "blackmail" over his €26million loyalty bonus and says their decision to contest the payment ended his support for the forward staying at the club. "€26million bonus? If they weren't going to pay us, I couldn't do anything about it". But speaking with THISDAY about the move of the influential Brazilian forward to PSG, Amuneke insisted that the controversy trailing Neymar Jr's move is just a reenact of what happened when Figo ... Read More »

Cowboys' Stephen Jones rips inefficiency of NFL's Ezekiel Elliott investigation

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Carter ultimately suggested that Elliott's banishment will be in the range of Brady's four-game suspension. Despite the contention by Hall of Fame receiver Cris Carter that a ruling by the NFL on a possible suspension for Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott is imminent , NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said Monday no decision has been made. Read More »

Guardiola denies Man City now shaped in his mould

Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan is close to full-fitness after recovering from a long-term injury with manager Pep Guardiola hoping to include the Germany worldwide in the squad for next week's friendly against Girona. "Last season, we made very good things but we were not strong in the boxes and this season we will try to be stronger there because the basis of the way we want to play - we tried it last season and we will continue to do that this season". Read More »

Build Mandir on disputed site, Masjid a little away: Shia Waqf Board

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The Board said that because of the exclusive right over the Masjid, the Board alone has the right to negotiate an amicable settlement of the dispute. The UP Shia Board has also staked a claim over the ownership of Babri mosque challenging a 1946 top court order who had already awarded the Babri Mosque's ownership to the Sunni Central Waqf Board. Read More »

Tottenham v Newcastle: Spurs projected starting XI

At the same time, Spurs have been linked with a move for Valencia full-back Joao Cancelo , while Pochettino has confirmed that Kyle Walkers-Peters isn't ready to be thrown into the deep end in the Premier League. They were in talks with Argentine U20 defender Juan Foyth of Estudiantes but Paris Saint-Germain entered the bidding, raising the asking price and the player's wage demands, and Spurs cooled their interest. Read More »

Bills sign veteran Anquan Boldin

Boldin has experience with Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor , with both playing for the Baltimore Ravens in 2011 and 2012 when Taylor was a backup. The Bills drafted Zay Jones in the 2017 draft and the rookie receiver looks like he will be a regular feature on game days, but he will still need some time to adjust to the professional game and will not likely be a star anytime soon. Read More »

European media state Tottenham agree midfielder deal

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Sissoko played his first game of Tottenham's pre-season and struck the inside of the post in their 2-0 win over Juventus on Saturday. Sissoko signed for the Lilywhites on a five year-deal, and the club are paying Newcastle at a rate of £6m-a-season, which will need paying even if the midfielder doesn't see out his whole contract which at this stage, looks likely. Read More »

Arsenal Win Community Shield In A New Shootout Format

After a goalless first period, it was Chelsea quickly who took the lead against the run of play in the second. Arsenal's set-piece frailties seemed to have picked up from where they had left off last season as Victor Moses found himself unmarked in the area following a corner-kick. Read More »

Johnny Manziel interested in being college coach if National Football League door shut

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Manziel, attending the International Football Betting Conference in Costa Rica, was asked what he would do if he isn't able to resume his NFL playing career. He played in 15 games before he was released. Manziel, on the other hand, is attempting an National Football League comeback after he missed the entirety of the 2016 season after several off-field concerns and some legal incidents. Read More »

Diego Costa rejects AC Milan move

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Costa, valued at around £50 million ($65.39m) by Chelsea , would prefer a move back to Atletico, while AC Milan are also reported to be interested, but his former club are now subject to a transfer embargo until January 2018. Conte last month indicated the incident had made up his mind about Costa's future and Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata has arrived for a reported club-record fee of £70million to bolster Chelsea's forward options. Read More »

Mourinho casts United as underdogs against mighty Madrid

Jose Mourinho says that he "gave more" to Real Madrid than any other club in his management career. Mkhitaryan's solitary experience against Real came in 2014 when he started in both games as Borussia Dortmund lost a Champions League quarter-final 3-2 on aggregate. Read More »