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Stokes, Buttler battling to stave off defeat for England

Buttler brought out the cover drive on multiple occasions, while Stokes was more content keeping balls out. If ever there was a way to strike back from a d...


Richie Incognito arrested before father's funeral: 'Wants to kill someone'

Police say Incognito threatened to retrieve guns from his vehicle and shoot the employees. Incognito, a free agent, was accused of making threats to employees...


Cubs get Daniel Murphy from Nationals

The Nationals will receive no player from the Cardinals in exchange for Adams, reports MLB.com's Mark Feinsand . Fancred's Jon Heyman reports the prospect go...


A lost weekend at Bristol for Kyle Busch

Then his younger brother learned his way around the place, and Kyle Busch became the master of the track. Busch spun his wounded Toyota with 18 laps remaini...


Bama, Clemson lead AP preseason Top 25 poll

Miami , Auburn and Penn State round out the top 10 after the Sooners. The AP Top 25 is determined by a simple points system based on how each voter ranks col...


Naholo, Barrett shine as All Blacks rout Wallabies

The Wallabies battled hard in the opening period, but their set pieces were a mess throughout and they were quick to buckle when put under pressure in the secon...


Sarri identifies exactly where Chelsea need to improve after win over Arsenal

And he's not going anywhere unless Chelsea does something unexpected. I am very happy and it's just the beginning of the new season. The Belgian has been inst...


Manchester City rocked by Claudio Bravo Achilles rupture

Manchester City's second-choice goalkeeper Claudio Bravo is facing a lengthy spell on the sidelines after suffering an Achilles tendon injury in training. Bo...


‘Very Poor’ Track Action the Cause of Alonso’s Formula 1 Departure

It's going to be hard as they have dropped a long way back, but it is a big team, a team that have won multiple world championships. We can put the first 15 pos...


Jose Mourinho will be gone by Christmas, predicts Lee Sharpe

But the least United fans could have expected was to go down fighting. "Expect from me to be really happy to say after Leicester (a 2-1 win), A, B, C, D, unbe...


Milivojevic urged Salah to 'tell the referee it's not a penalty'

Asked whether Zaha can become Palace's Le Tissier, Hodgson told reporters: "I have an enormous respect for Matt Le Tissier". "I've been in football a long tim...


Federer to face Wawrinka in quarter-finals at rain-hit Cincinnati

She beat the Australian in the semi-finals in Montreal an her way to the title there. Both men finding their best tennis to trade breaks as well as service ho...


Everton 2-1 Southampton: 5 Hits and Flops

Southampton responded well after the interval with Danny Ings , who had earlier been denied by an excellent Jordan Pickford save, tapping home from four yar...


Djokovic becomes first man to win all Masters 1000 titles

Novak Djokovic has broken new ground in tennis history after dispatching Roger Federer to win the Cincinnati Open. Djokovic, a champion in Indian Wells, Mi...


Chelsea leave nervous Sarri craving a smoke

While the main point of focus was telling Chelsea fans the city was blue, it was his more poignant message of telling Blues that he will see them next week at...


Jesus and Marcelo out of Brazil's 1st post-World Cup squad

Pereira played for the Belgium under-15s, U16s and U17s before opting to represent Brazil at the U-20 World Cup in 2015. Manchester United midfielder And...


Kane happy to banish August goal hoodoo

The 25-year-old striker scored for the North London outfit in the 77th minute - his first goal in the Premier League in August. The hosts impressed in the f...


Winx beats Black Caviar's record with 26th straight win

Unlike the Peter Moody-trained Black Caviar , who won the Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot in 2012, Winx has never been tested overseas and hopes that...


Steve Hansen warns All Blacks after Bledisloe Cup win

Folau fell awkwardly after an aerial contest during the second half of the 38-13 loss at Sydney's Olympic stadium and hobbled off the ground. The Wallabies ...


Serena Williams makes revelation about sister’s MURDERER after Kontloss - ‘It’s so unfair’

However, she said she was working towards learning to forgive her killer, saying: "The Bible talks about forgiveness". "I'm not there yet", Williams said. "Ba...


Chelsea are not title contenders yet, claims Sarri

However, Iwobi also suggested there was some confusion over the tactics as Arsenal fell behind quickly at Stamford Bridge, Pedro scoring in the ninth minute...


IndyCar driver Robert Wickens involved in scary crash at Pocono

IndyCar spokesman Curt Cavin told race broadcaster NBC Sports Network that Wickens was "awake and alert" and was being taken by helicopter to Lehigh Valley Hos...


Fury vs Wilder CONFIRMED: Tyson Fury reveals location of heavyweight bout

Fury's promoter and Wilder himself both confirmed that the bout had been arranged, with details expected to emerge next week. But subsequent battles with depr...


Brighton Pile Misery On Jose Mourinho's Woeful Manchester United

Brighton took control in the first half-hour thanks to two goals in the space of 143 seconds, with Murray clipping a delightful finish past David de Gea be...


Lionel Messi sets another awesome record in Barcelona victory

Another start to a La Liga campaign and another Lionel MESSI goal or in this case two. On a day where Messi's great rival Cristiano Ronaldo failed to sore...


India vs England, 3rd Test: Five talking points from Day 1

Batting first, Indian openers Shikhar Dhawan, who replaced Murali Vijay, and KL Rahul survived the new ball got India off to a steady start with a 60-run part...


Sergio Aguero reaction from Huddersfield Town win

Sergio Aguero eventually handed City the lead in the 25th minute with a superb chip from the edge of the area after the Brighton goalkeeper rushed off his li...


Brighton 2 Man United 0

A few hours after Manchester City strolled to a 6-1 win over Huddersfield, United showed the gulf that now exists to its fierce rival by succumbing meekly t...


Paul Gascoigne jokes around with heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder

Who will prevail when the current world heavyweight champion, Wilder, takes on the lineal heavyweight champion, Fury? A lot was on the line for Fury - he expe...


‘Ozils racism claims in German camp are nonsense

The Arsenal man said he was disrespected by the German fans and officials due to his Turkish origin. "I think he knows that there is no racism either within...


Novak Djokovic advances to Western & Southern Open final

Elsewhere, former world number one Novak Djokovic also won his second match of the day to set up a semi-final clash with Marin Cilic . "I had to keep it co...


Jose Mourinho confirms Paul Pogba will captain Manchester United on Sunday

Real Madrid legend Zinedine Zidane is reportedly keen on succeeding Jose Mourinho as the manager of Manchester United . Mourinho is entering his third...


Willian would have left Chelsea if Antonio Conte had stayed manager

Up next for Willian and his teammates is the game against Arsenal at the Stamford Bridge this weekend. Hours before the FA Cup final last season, Willian...


Iwobi scores in Chelsea, Arsenal five-goal thriller

Otherwise it might be a problem. "I think the players were very good in the second half because it was not easy to answer the final part of the first half, fr...


Stokes returns to England Test team after being cleared of affray

But until his catch to dismiss Kohli, it had been a frustrating day for Stokes, whose 15 wicketless overs cost 54 runs. Rishabh Pant on Saturday became the ...