• Real Madrid turned down chance to sign De Gea - Mourinho
Real Madrid turned down chance to sign De Gea - Mourinho

Ander Herrera has insisted that Manchester United would not win the title next season if they sold David de Gea . "But with the development of the market, I was getting the feedback from Mr Woodward and I repeat, the market is very hard".

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  • Take US, China help in Kashmir, says senior Abdullah
Take US, China help in Kashmir, says senior Abdullah

He said Abdullah must tell "his friends" in Pakistan to stop exporting terror and meddling in Kashmir. "The issues between India and Pakistan can be resolved through talks", she said, adding that "our elderly leaders including Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Indira Gandhi have shown us a path to resolve the issue".

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  • Manchester City flop completes Sevilla switch
Manchester City flop completes Sevilla switch

Nolito has scored six global goals in 16 appearances, but struggled to nail down a regular first-team place under City coach Pep Guardiola last term. With Vitolo set for an Athletico Madrid move, Nolito would seem the ideal replacement for him and that is why he was one of the top transfer targets of Eduardo.

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  • Rajon Rondo agrees to one-year deal with the Pelicans
Rajon Rondo agrees to one-year deal with the Pelicans

Rondo, 31, spent his first eight full National Basketball Association seasons with Boston , helping the Celtics win the 2008 championship and reach the Finals again in 2010. The Bulls found a way to make the playoffs as the eighth seed and were up 2-0 against the Boston Celtics in the first round. With Rondo sidelined, the Bulls lost four straig...

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  • Aru takes Tour lead (4)
Aru takes Tour lead (4)

Romain Bardet (Ag2r La Mondiale) might have taken his first win of the season on stage 12 of the Tour de France to Peyragudes , but the Frenchman is anxious about how Team Sky will react on Friday after Chris Froome lost his yellow jersey.

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  • Venus Williams into ninth Wimbledon final
Venus Williams into ninth Wimbledon final

At 37, Williams is a veteran who has won the Wimbledon title five times already and is evidently at home whenever she plays there. This result matches her best previous run at a grand slam, when she reached the semi-finals of last year's Australian Open, and she now has her eyes on ending Britain's 40-year wait for a female singles champion.

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  • Rising numbers on organ donor list in region
Rising numbers on organ donor list in region

Michaela said she is desperate to feel healthy again and urged people to sign up to the organ donor register to give others the chance of life. It means 36 percent of the British population is on the donor register, compared to 30 percent five years ago.

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  • Blac Chyna tells 'GMA' she's 'devastated' over Kardashian leaking nude photos
Blac Chyna tells 'GMA' she's 'devastated' over Kardashian leaking nude photos

Ahead of her court appearance on Monday , Blac Chyna is speaking out about ex Rob Kardashian and the nude photos of her he posted last week . Chyna's attorney, Lisa Bloom , explained Chyna will be seeking a domestic violence restraining order against Rob , and that revenge porn is considered "a crime , a civil wrong, and a form of ...

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  • Rights renounced by Pistons
Rights renounced by Pistons

But they signed guard Langston Galloway to a three-year, $21 million contract and acquired Bradley, one of the top two-way guards in the National Basketball Association, from the Boston Celtics for forward Marcus Morris . Caldwell-Pope started 75 of the 76 games he played in last season, averaging 13.8 points, 3.3 rebounds and 2.5 assists per ...

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  • Mark Cavendish in hospital after horror Tour de France crash
Mark Cavendish in hospital after horror Tour de France crash

Cavendish's was the second of two crashes in the final kilometre as riders jostled for position to contest the sprint finish. And here's a few more looks, just in case you're wondering if that elbow is intentional or not. Apart from doping offenses, disqualifications are rare in the Tour. Following Demare's wheel in a greatly reduced sprint, S...

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  • Rockets trying to acquire George
Rockets trying to acquire George

Despite Lance Stephenson's hopes , the Indiana Pacers essentially need to trade Paul George . Boston has maneuvering to do with its roster, including the shedding of salaries to create space to position itself for this scenario. His activity has only picked up in the wake of rumors that the Celtics are looking to acquire a number of big-n...

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  • Gordon Hayward sets schedule for free-agent meetings
Gordon Hayward sets schedule for free-agent meetings

He's excellent off the dribble and highly efficient as a shooter/scorer hybrid (47.1% FG/39.8% 3FG/84.4% FT shooting split last season), who can get the shot he wants, and then finds even better options. In his seven seasons with the Jazz, Hayward has averaged 15.7 points per game, to go along with 4.2 rebounds and 3.5 assists. The theoretical pair...

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  • Chile wary of sharpshooter Ronaldo
Chile wary of sharpshooter Ronaldo

The Real Madrid superstar literally scored five goals over two legs against Vidal's Bayern in the Champions League quarter-finals. At the tournament so far Chile have played out draws against Germany and Australia either side of a comprehensive 2-0 win over Cameroon, a game in which Vidal bagged the opener.

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  • Azerbaijan Grand Prix qualifying: Hamilton grabs historic pole at the last
Azerbaijan Grand Prix qualifying: Hamilton grabs historic pole at the last

Red Bull dominated Friday practice, with Max Verstappen topping both timesheets and Ricciardo finishing both in the top three, but they did not feature in the battle for pole with Verstappen fifth and Ricciardo 10th. "We would have loved to have had more laps this morning. With the place , with the feeling that we had, I'll happily take it an...

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  • Kvitova wins Aegon Classic final for 1st title since attack
Kvitova wins Aegon Classic final for 1st title since attack

So well has she been playing that it has become even more significant that this tournament is a Wimbledon warm-up event, for Kivitova is already beginning to suggest she can again do well at the grass court Grand Slam starting in nine days' time.

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  • George informs Pacers he will leave in 2018
George informs Pacers he will leave in 2018

In addition to the news, Zach Lowe is reporting that the Pacers are going to try and move quickly on making a deal. Klay Thompson, who still has two years left on his current deal ($17.8 million next season; just under $19 million in 2018-19), is nearly an equal in terms of contract value to George (set to make $19.5 million next season).

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  • Andy Murray vs. Stan Wawrinka 2017 French Open Pick, Odds, Prediction
Andy Murray vs. Stan Wawrinka 2017 French Open Pick, Odds, Prediction

The No. 1-seeded Murray , a three-time major champion and last year's runner-up at Roland Garros , and No. 3 Wawrinka, whose own trio of Grand Slam trophies includes the 2015 French Open , moved into the quarters with ho-hum, straight-set victories.

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  • NHL Expansion Draft: St. Louis Blues Protection Strategy
NHL Expansion Draft: St. Louis Blues Protection Strategy

The Thunderbirds have signed the following seven players to AHL one-way deals: forwards Francois Beauchemin, Matt Buckles, Ryan Horvat and Anthony Greco; defensemen Matt MacKenzie and Ed Wittchow; and goaltender Evan Cowley. The Wild have a number of tough decisions on the back line and up front, and keeping Zucker would be one. "It certainly r...

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  • Can't think of all-time India XI without considering Yuvraj: Dravid
Can't think of all-time India XI without considering Yuvraj: Dravid

One of Yuvraj's best-ever knocks in ODIs came in a game against a strong Australian team at Sydney in early 2004. "I have seen ups and downs". "To play for India is not that hard, but to sustain it is tough". That opportunity came only against Australia in the next game and Yuvraj Singh took the world by storm with a man-of-the-match performa...

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  • FIFA Confederations Cup kicks off in Russian Federation
FIFA Confederations Cup kicks off in Russian Federation

After clashes between Russian and English soccer fans marred last year's European Championship, Putin adopted legislation toughening punishments for stadium violence as part of a broader crackdown on hooliganism. "I thought I scored the opening goal but it doesn't really matter who was credited for it", Glushakov said . "We coped with the ta...

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  • Mayweather, UFC star McGregor agree to August fight
Mayweather, UFC star McGregor agree to August fight

I love everything about his confidence, fighting ability, heart and the way he builds momentum leading up to the fight. White thinks that with a little help from father time, the lighting that McGregor has shown many times to be in his hands in MMA bouts can translate to success in this super fight.

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  • ACC record 75 players selected in 2017 MLB Draft
ACC record 75 players selected in 2017 MLB Draft

Despite an accomplished fastball, Hall's prizewinning pitch is his crushing curve that usually buckles the knees of opposing batters. "I've been working my whole life towards that, so it's nice to finally have that moment", said Adam Hall, who started playing baseball when he was 7 years old.

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  • Team New Zealand capsizes in America's Cup challenger race
Team New Zealand capsizes in America's Cup challenger race

Holders Oracle Team USA await the winners of the challenger final in the America's Cup . "That was a tough race and to come back from 3-1 down - the boys really dug deep". "It's two big, well-supported teams going head to head", he said. Team New Zealand tried to adjust during the second race of the day when their yacht pitched out of the ...

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  • New Zealand v Samoa: Three Barrett brothers in All Blacks squad
New Zealand v Samoa: Three Barrett brothers in All Blacks squad

Farrell had been named on the bench for the match in Rotorua on Saturday but has since been replaced. Gatland still wants them to play. England fly-half Farrell suffered a minor thigh strain in training on Thursday, ruling him out of Saturday's tour match against an imposing Maori All Blacks side in Rotorua.

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  • Real Madrid celebrates 12th European Cup with fans in Spain
Real Madrid celebrates 12th European Cup with fans in Spain

Ominously, Bale thinks this is only the beginning of another cycle of all conquering success for Real. Bale won his third Champions League winner's medal in four seasons as Real swept aside Juventus 4-1 in his home city of Cardiff on Saturday night.

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  • Josh Jackson reportedly canceled his workout with the Celtics
Josh Jackson reportedly canceled his workout with the Celtics

There was a report yesterday the Lakers have likely promised to draft Jackson, but that has been contradicted. While the feeling is that Ball is a good fit with the Lakers offensively, Fox and Jackson are gritty defenders and vocal leaders on the court, something the Lakers feel the team is lacking.

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  • Tapwrit rallies in stretch to win Belmont Stakes
Tapwrit rallies in stretch to win Belmont Stakes

I think that's every trainers ultimate dream. Patch came through to take third position. Lookin At Lee - who entered the Stakes at 6-1 odds - was the only horse to run all three legs of the Triple Crown , and he finished in seventh place.

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  • Draymond Green: I don't pay much attention to anybody in Cleveland
Draymond Green: I don't pay much attention to anybody in Cleveland

It didn't matter in the end, at least not this time. After the game, Steve Kerr was asked about the technical foul. The technical foul was a weak one, and probably shouldn't have been called, but it was. "Yeah, they're fine. It happens every year". The officials acknowledged after the game they did not handle the situation very well. "I take fu...

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  • Garry Monk: Steve Gibson's passion proved Middlesbrough is ideal club for me
Garry Monk: Steve Gibson's passion proved Middlesbrough is ideal club for me

The 44-year-old former Holland worldwide managed to guide the Royals to the Championship play-off final but they were beaten on penalties by Huddersfield Town. It's a competitive and hard league but this club is equipped and we're all determined to do it. "Ben is one of a number of players who are integral to this club and integral to making th...

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  • Windies level ODI series with four-wicket win
Windies level ODI series with four-wicket win

Afghanistan: Asghar Stanikzai (captain), Noor Ali Zadran, Javed Ahmadi, Rahmat Shah, Samiullah Shenwari, Mohammad Nabi, Afsar Zazai (wicketkeeper), Gulbadin Naib, Rashid Khan , Amir Hamza, Dawlat Zadran. Naib also chipped in with two wickets from his medium- pacers and at 72 for 4 when Jason Mohammed fell, after having been 55 for 1, it looked as...

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  • Champions Trophy: NZ, Bangladesh play in do-or-die fixture
Champions Trophy: NZ, Bangladesh play in do-or-die fixture

That was the only bit of celebration the New Zealand players will manage on the day as Shakib and Mahmadullah got down to business. Mahmadullah remained unbeaten on 102 runs off 107 balls with eight hits to the fence and two sixes. Bangladesh's bowlers got on top of New Zealand though, with just three boundaries coming in the last seven over...

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  • Hot-hitting Yankees look for another win against Orioles
Hot-hitting Yankees look for another win against Orioles

None of the most recent four victories have been close as the Yankees have outscored Baltimore and Boston by a combined 41-6 score. ATLANTA - Steven Matz pitched seven impressive innings in his season debut, Jay Bruce hit a three-run homer and NY beat Atlanta to get the sweep.

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  • Murray has to work to book meeting with familiar foe Del Potro
Murray has to work to book meeting with familiar foe Del Potro

PARIS (AP) - Juan Martin del Potro quickly went from fierce competitor to friendly consoler at the French Open , showing deep reserves of compassion for an opponent who had to stop playing their second-round match because of a knee injury.

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  • Sebastian Vettel Wins The Monaco Grand Prix
Sebastian Vettel Wins The Monaco Grand Prix

This is the reality of it at the moment". Given the reliability and speed of Ferrari's auto, 2007 champion Raikkonen has a good chance of securing a 21st race win and his first since driving for Lotus at the season-opening Australian GP in 2013.

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  • Julian Edelman Signs Two-Year, $11M Extension With Patriots
Julian Edelman Signs Two-Year, $11M Extension With Patriots

Edelman is the latest in a long line of Patriot veterans to stamp their place with the franchise by signing contract extensions. Edelman, 31, recorded 98 receptions for 1,103 yards and three touchdowns during the 2016 regular season. After all, following this season he will have only made just over $20 million in total cash during his nine-year...

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