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Rooney starts premier league campaign with a goal

The Blues got off to the worst possible start of their title defence on Saturday losing 3-2 to Burnley at Stamford Bridge, while captain Gary Cahill and Cesc Fabregas were sent off during the game. If you do this every day, you must be happy. "I am not anxious", he said."It's important for me that we don't close our eyes, but focus on our mistakes, work and improve."We have to give all of ourselves, to try to put in 120 percent, every single person". Read More »

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo Suspended For Shoving Ref


If Ronaldo was suspended for four games, his "ban" was spread only on the matches of the Spanish super Cup . In a bid to plead his case and perhaps out of frustration, Ronaldo appeared to have slightly pushed the Referee before eventually leaving the field. Read More »

Odell Beckham Jr. Makes One-Handed Catch Over Janoris Jenkins


If true, that would be a great development for the Giants, who are relying on their superstar wide receiver to continue producing at a high level while avoiding the emotional meltdowns that have dogged him in the past. "There's no other way to put it". Last year, Beckham totaled 101 receptions for 1,367 yards and 10 touchdowns. Entering his fourth year in the league, Beckham will pair with Pro Bowler Brandon Marshall as what should be one of the most formidable receiving duos in the NFL . Read More »

Coutinho left out of Liverpool's Champions League squad amid Barcelona interest


If we win 3-2, we have a lot of things to do, now it's 3-3 and we have a lot of things to do. I don't know if it was a reaction to the club coming out and making a statement earlier in the day. The Brazil global was missing with a back injury, according to Liverpool , although he might not have been in the right frame of mind to play anyway after handing in a transfer request on Friday in light of interest in the playmaker from Barcelona . Read More »

Stidham wins starting QB position at Auburn


The Tigers ranked 112th nationally in passing offense last season and 49th in scoring. During the 2015 season at Baylor, Stidham played in ten games, starting three of them with a 2-1 record as a starter. We like Stidham's potential to help level up what was a limited passing game last season. Stidham's season ended on November 21 when he broke his ankle. Read More »

Barcelona v Real Madrid


Only two minutes later Ronaldo was carded again for diving by referee Ricardo De Burgos Bengoetxea. Ronaldo's first goal of the season came after he played just the final 10 minutes of Madrid's win over United as Zidane monitors his return to full speed following an extended summer vacation. Read More »

Shapovalov magic continues as Canadian teen reaches Rogers Cup semis


World number three Roger Federer dropped his first set since June on Thursday but recovered to dispatch Spaniard David Ferrer 4-6 6-4 6-2 at their last 16 meeting in the Rogers Cup . "I actually feel really happy because I know I can play a lot better". He double-faulted on break point in the opening game en route to a quick first-set loss. Read More »

3rd Test, Day 3

In yet another show of strength, Virat Kohli and Co. rounded off the series winning the Pallekele in just three days , thereby notching up India's first ever 3-0 whitewash win away from home. Dickwella and Chandimal then got together to steady the Lankan ship, putting on 63 runs for the fifth wicket before Kuldeep Yadav removed Dickwella on a wrong one for 29. Read More »

Mourinho: Manchester United flying at final whistle


He likes the team and the team likes him. Although some had suggested that Matic was past his best and Chelsea were doing good business by letting him go, the Serbian's performances since joining Manchester United paint a very different picture. Read More »

North Korea Threat: US, Japanese troops prepare for war


Calvo responded by saying he feels safe and confident with Trump's leadership: "I'm glad you're holding the helm, sir". "The great leaders I've seen don't threaten unless they're ready to act and I'm not sure President Trump is ready to act.It's the classic Trump in that he overstates things". Read More »

Cubs' Zobrist calls for electronic strike zone


I think we're in a good spot. With one out in the sixth inning, Goldschmidt jumped on the first pitch, a 90.9 miles per hour fastball, from Lackey and lined it over the right-field fence for a solo home run, making the score 5-3 Cubs . "I'm not getting any younger, and (I'm) trying to be strong towards the end". He also hit two batters. Walker, winless in his last eight starts, was allowed to bat in the fifth despite already throwing 100 pitches to that point - he struck out - and then ... Read More »

Mourinho Explains Why Matic Is His Ideal Signing

It was United's biggest opening-day win since beating Fulham 5-1 at the Old Trafford stadium in 2006 and Mourinho's biggest league win as Red Devils manager. The Serbian worldwide was also keen to pay homage to new team-mate Lukaku, who also had an Old Trafford debut to remember, as he took his United goal tally to three goals in two games. Read More »

Yankees wish Devers was still at Hadlock


The homer was a solo shot on a 103-mph fastball from Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman that tied Sunday night's game 2-2 in the top of the ninth inning. To win a couple here after dropping a tough game Friday night says a lot about our guys. The only other left-handed hitter to homer off Chapman was Luke Scott for Baltimore in 2011 against Cincinnati. Read More »

Zverev stuns sub-par Federer to claim Rodgers Cup


Fourth seed Zverev had arrived in Montreal after winning his fourth title of the year in Washington . To be the best you have to beat the best, and that's what Alex Zverev did on Sunday to capture the Rogers Cup. He will be ranked in the top 70 come Monday. He came out of the gate firing on all cylinders, pushing world No. 3 Roger Federer beyond his comfort zone by going for every serve and every ground stroke. Read More »

Caster Semenya wins 800m title, Ajee Wilson third


With Wilson's medal, the USA tied its best performance ever at the IAAF World Championships with a total of 28 medals, previously achieved in 2011. Niyonsaba, the silver medallist behind Semenya at the 2016 Olympic Games, clinched the silver medal in 1min 55.92sec with Wilson third in 1min 56.65 sec. Read More »

Usain Bolt limps into retirement, Great Britain win 4x100m gold


The star-studded race featured not just Bolt and Gatlin but former World Champion Yohan Blake and the fastest man in the world this year, Christian Coleman . After the Jamaican team doctor, Kevin Jones, announced Bolt had suffered muscle cramp, Michael Johnson told the BBC it was "one season too many" for the sprinter. Read More »

Critics, fans react to Marshawn Lynch sitting out anthem at Raiders game


Lynch's motivations for sitting during the anthem are unclear, but it's possible he was doing so in protest and in an homage to Kaepernick. As PFT's Michael David Smith notes , Lynch at the very least stood for the Anthem before a game they found in 2011, and didn't mention that he'd sat for the Anthem a year ago when he came out publicly in support of Colin Kaepernick's protests. Read More »

Kisner takes narrow lead into final day of PGA Championship


The cross-green chip-in at the par-3 13th and with bogeys from others, vaulted him into the lead by two strokes. Mike Thomas, a former PGA board member and longtime pro in Kentucky, walked along the edge of the 18th green and into the arms of his son, a major champion. Read More »

Dodgers hang on to beat Padres


Myers popped a homer on Thursday; Renfroe went 0-for-4. The Dodgers said he checked out fine after X-rays were taken. Rich Hill has gone to hell and back for his baseball career. Avilan last appeared in a game for the Dodgers back on August 4. Turner blasted a three-run home run off Luis Perdomo in the fourth inning and later came through with a solo dinger in the eighth inning. Read More »