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Olivier Giroud, Mesut Ozil and Laurent Koscienly joins the first team

There was furious speculation all summer that Arsenal are very much interested in snaring the winger away from Leicester, and they also reportedly slapped in ...


Record-breaking Pulisic on song again for USMNT

After missing out on this summer's games due to injury, Jozy Altidore has returned to the starting lineup for the United States men's national team. If the na...


Venus takes next step to possible sisters showdown at Open

Williams will now face Kazakhstan's Yaroslava Shvedova in the fourth round at Flushing Meadows as she chases a 23rd grand slam title and another spot in the hi...


Pope declares Mother Teresa a saint and model of mercy

Saint Teresas canonisation follows claims she was responsible for two miraculous cures of the sick following her death in 1997. But he also had strong words...


Jenson Button to swap regular race action for ambassadorial role

This means that young Belgian and record breaking GP2 champion in 2015 Stoffel Vandoorne will be second driver to Alonso next year, after expressing his inter...


US Open: Sania, Bopanna in second rounds

Despite giving a tough fight, Leander and his partner Andre Begemann lost to Stephane Robert of France and Dudi Sela of Israel 6-2, 5-7, 4-6. Bopanna and Niel...


Rooney to retire from England duty after 2018 World Cup

While he admits his style is not quite in line with the refined, academy honed talents of his new global team-mates, many critics of England's diabolical Euro...


Rodriguez rescues 1-1 draw for Southampton vs. Sunderland

The Black Cats are yet to pick up a league point in two attempts under Moyes, and if they were to successfully address that issue at the St Mary's Stadium, that...


Rays-Red Sox preview

But the even bigger blow would come an inning later when Evan Longoria, who at least has a whole bunch of home runs he can point to on his resume, took reliever...


Paralympics block Russian athletes from competing at Rio Games under neutral banner

Rio de Janeiro, Sep 1: The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) announced on Thursday its decision to turn down all individual application submitted by ov...


NFL Draft To Be Held In Philadelphia

Barring another wild trade by Howie Roseman and Co., the host team Eagles won't have a first-round pick after the move up from No. 13 to No. 2 to acquire QB Ca...


Blue Jays fall to Orioles 5-3 on Wieters' homer

Happ. Toronto Blue Jays first baseman Justin Smoak (14) is greeted by left fielder Melvin Upton Jr . But the sobering moments for Orioles fans came in th...


Farah survives scare to reach 5000m final

On the Games' penultimate day, apart from the nightmare scenario of another trip, the biggest threat to Farah in cementing his legacy could come from the teamwo...


Three of four remaining seeds saunter into semifinals — WTA New Haven

Kvitova manages to notch a point with a 40-15 win in the sixth game. Bautista Agut appeared to be cruising after taking the first set and racing to 5-0 in the...


Antonio Conte takes the sub way to success with Chelsea

Watford welcome Chelsea to Vicarage Road, having opened the season with a 1-1 draw at Southampton last week, while Conte's men claimed a late 2-1 win over West...


Rooney to retire after Russian Federation, but will he make it that far?

Rooney says "my mind is made up. Russian Federation will be my last tournament". New England manager Sam Allardyce has named former Nigeria Number 10 Jay-...


Adrien Silva: Leicester City is very interesting

Claudio Ranieri's side have made a slow start to the season, picking up four points from three matches, while not looking convincing or playing like the defendi...


Mauricio Pochettino: It's crazy to have international break at this stage

On Thursday (25 August), it emerged Tottenham had made a reported £15m bid for Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha, an offer that was swiftly blocked by Pala...


Colts' Jack Mewhort Out 2-4 Weeks, No Surgery Required

As a rookie, he had 32 catches for 549 yards and four touchdowns. Bradford has been virtually flawless in each of his three starts. It is now unknown how seve...


Finally! Kyle Larson wins Pure Michigan 400

We lost our track position early in the race which hurt us and then we got our auto balance fixed but it is so hard to pass". Kyle Larson drove away from ...


Messi Argentina return in doubt, Aguero out injured

That would mean City would be without Aguero for the first derby of the season after the worldwide break in September. I wasn't happy at half time, I asked the ...


Rooney back as forward for England after midfield experiment

The United teenager, a second-half replacement for Juan Mata, turned home Wayne Rooney's slide-rule pass for the only goal of the game in the second minute of t...


Vikings give US Bank Stadium a test drive, ahead of opener

Now the NFL Odds for the game have the Vikings favored by right around a touchdown to pick up the victory. While a lot of the reviews from US Bank Stadium ...


New Zealand again prove to be too strong for Australia

Talking to Sky Sports Radio , Kafer did not go as far as claiming referee Romain Poite cost the Wallabies the match, but did believe it hadn't been a level p...


Thailand's Ariya Jutanugarn takes Calgary lead

With a two-stroke lead over Chun In-gee going into the day, Ariya extended her lead with seven birdies and just one bogey for a six-under-par 66 to claim the vi...


Rosberg wins Belgian GP; Hamilton goes from back row to podium

But despite two more visits to the pits for fresh rubber, the three time world champion was unable to close the gap to either Ricciardo or Rosberg, and crossed ...


Park takes 2-shot lead into final round at Olympics

China's Shanshan Feng is now the most likely player to trouble the top three as she carded 68 to leave her just one stroke behind Ko and Piller. Hull didn't a...


United Nations chief congratulates Brazil for success in hosting 2016 Olympic Games

Samba dancers, singers, drummers too assembled and performed, while a final volley of fireworks lit up the night sky. Other gold medallists on the flight incl...


National Football League roundup: Chiefs' Berry ending holdout

The Chiefs stood by Berry when he was diagnosed with lymphoma, and general manager John Dorsey and others in the front office regularly visited him in Atlanta d...


Mariota, Carr both sharp in Titans' 27-14 win over Raiders

In the first half, Tennessee's DeMarco Murray ran eight times for 40 yards and Derrick Henry nine times for 36 yards. Carr threw one pass in the second half b...


Victor Martinez ejected, then throws helmet from dugout

Victor Martinez threw his helmet onto the field from the dugout after being ejected from a game Saturday night. Yes, Nick Buss had just hit what looked like a...


Jose Mourinho offers Bastian Schweinsteiger little hope of Man Utd action

The Spaniard has started both of United's league games this season, surprising many fans due to the past disagreements Mata and Mourinho have had. 'If Poche...


Team USA's Jerry Colangelo: 'Other Teams Better Get Their Act Together'

In winning the last gold medal of the Games, Team USA finalizes its dominance of the Rio Olympics, sitting atop the medal table with 46 gold medals and 121 over...


Maia wants title shot if he beats Condit

Injuries are a part of the hurt business before, during, and even after the fight, which could prolong a follow-up title defense. The 10-fight event kicks off...


Gordon Wants to Stay With Browns

How has RG3 looked so far? Neither is Hue Jackson or Robert Griffin III. But it proved to be much ado about nothing in their debut together, in part because...


Brazilian police interrogate top Irish Olympic executives

Mr Hickey who has temporarily stood down as president of the Olympic Council of Ireland is said to be treated just like any other prisoner, having had his hea...


Rio police question top Irish Olympic executives in probe

Both Kilty and Martin, victor of an Olympic gold medal as part of Britain's hockey team at Seoul 1988, arrived wearing full Irish Olympic kit. Hickey and an...


Why Arsenal Cannot Win Premier League - Vieira Reveals

I will spend £300m if I find the player, if I have £300m. The La Liga side had set Mustafi's asking price at £30million, but earlier this week Los Che admitte...


Alan Pardew reveals ambition to keep Wilfried Zaha

The wantaway winger looks certain to leave Crystal Palace this summer, and a £15m bid from Tottenham has seen his odds of a move across London tumble from 10/1 ...


Great Marlow School deputy head teacher 'delighted' at 'excellent' GCSE results

Alasdair Tennent secured what he needed to go to UTC at Silverstone to study for a Baccalaureate in High Performance Technologies. I was pretty much expecting t...