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Athletics Trade Sonny Gray to Yankees For Prospects


Almost two weeks ago, the Yankees solidified themselves as the favorite in the American League East by swinging a blockbuster trade to acquire third baseman Todd Frazier and relievers David Robertson and Tommy Kahnle from the Chicago White Sox . Read More »

Toto Wolff: "We stick to our principles and our word"


The start of the Hungarian GP saw Vettel managing to slot into first spot, from pole, racking up a three-second lead over the chasing pack headed by his team-mate Raikkonen . Wolff , who was visibly frustrated in his post-race media session, says protecting the overall brand image of Mercedes outweighs winning a championship the wrong way. Read More »

Conte: Kane would be my 'dream' striker


It's been a mixed bag of results for Chelsea as they prepare for the 2017/18 season, having cruised past Arsenal to win 3-0 but lost 3-2 to Bayern Munich days later. Ivan Perisic has been identified by Jose Mourinho as a key player he wants to bring to Manchester United . Pochettino would not talk about United's apparent interest in 23-year-old Dier, but did say "the idea" was not to sell the England worldwide. Read More »

Wenger tells Sanchez to respect his Arsenal contract

Leipzig - second in their first Bundesliga season last campaign - took the lead after 19 minutes as Halstenberg rifled in at the near post after a neat one-two with Federico Palacios Martinez. Alexandre Lacazette also played the last 20 minutes in front of the Gunners faithful, but fellow new boy Senad Kolisinac really stole the show after the left-sider was involved in three of the five goals . Read More »

Yankees Get Veteran Pitcher Jaime Garcia From Twins


Byron Buxton is due to come off the disabled list and move back into the starting lineup when the Twins open a series in San Diego on Tuesday. The left-hander escaped jams in the second and third innings. But Lavarnway struck out and Matt Joyce grounded into a double play . He hit 354 homers with 1,244 RBIs in 18 years and drove in more than 100 runs in a season for Cincinnati, Houston and Baltimore. Read More »

Barca beat Real Madrid in Florida


The 65,000 Hard Rock Stadium could have been sold out many times over, with Miami Dolphins owner and International Champions Cup organiser Stephen Ross claiming tickets have been easier to shift than for his National Football League franchise. Read More »

F1: Ferrari Locks Front Row at Hungarian GP Qualifying


SEBASTIAN Vettel could lose his lead in the Formula One championship this weekend at the Hungarian Grand Prix , but the Ferrari driver doesn't seem too concerned. It's a front row for Ferrari , so we're looking forward to tomorrow. While they led most of the way, there was some kind of mechanical malfunction with Vettel's steering wheel . Read More »

Sebastian Vettel seize pole position ahead of teammate Kimi Raikkonen


Three-times champion Hamilton , fourth on the grid, had problems with his Mercedes radio but when he finally made contact he was allowed to pass teammate Valtteri Bottas into third. But for the first time this season there appears a genuine three-way tussle for the chequered flag as Daniel Ricciardo topped the time sheets in both of Friday's practice sessions for Red Bull . Read More »

Mixed news for Sri Lanka on injury front


They stitched a 51-run stand after which Virat Kohli declared, setting Sri Lanka's target to 550. Sri Lanka resumed the day on 154-5 after India scored 600 runs in its first innings. Kohli joined Mukund after a rain interruption and the pair batted for 178 deliveries before Mukund was out for 81 on the last delivery of the day. Popular perceptions do not perturb him, which is the reason why India skipper Virat Kohli does not believe in counting the number of innings in which he ... Read More »

Sling gets its first PPV event with UFC 214


Jones once memed Cormier as Family Matters dad Carl Winslow. He will face the tough task of countering Maia's takedowns and jiu-jitsu with the Brazilian now on a seven-fight win streak as he hopes to hold UFC gold for the first time in his long career. Read More »

Vettel takes pole position for Hungarian Grand Prix

The Australian said the team's first pole position in more than 12 months could be on the cards if the auto continues to perform as it did on yesterday (July 28). "Nothing has been won today". Now-retired Brazilian Rubens Barrichello had set the previous track record of 1:18.436s with Ferrari in 2004. Ferrari's pace was hard to judge on Friday but there was no doubting who was the man to beat on Saturday and Vettel converted. Read More »

La composition probable du Parisien — Monaco / PSG


Est-ce vraiment une surprise? Le record que détenait l' Olympique Lyonnais - record de victoires (7 titres) - a donc disparu dans la nuit marocaine. Leonardo Jardim a ensuite évoqué la préparation de son équipe et le mercato: " La pré saison est là pour essayer différents joueurs. Read More »

Hamilton seeks more speed in Hungarian heat

The Formula 1 season has now reached the halfway mark and with just one point separating the top-two, Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton - it is developing into the best campaign in many years. 11 - Vettel's 2015 win in Hungary ended Ferrari's 11-year wait for victory at the Hungaroring. Max Verstappen will start from fifth - ahead of his Red Bull teammate Daniel Ricciardo , whose auto was repaired after breaking down during the third and final practice session on Saturday ... Read More »

Conte laughs off Hazard to Barcelona talk


Now, the player who signed from Real Madrid just one week ago looks likely to make the starting lineup against Inter as manager Antonio Conte looks to build up his playing time ahead of the Community Shield against Arsenal on August 6. Read More »

Neymar annonce son départ à des coéquipiers du Barça — PSG


Ce dernier devrait d'ailleurs bientôt se rendre à Doha pour signer son nouveau contrat à 300M€ et devenir par la même occasion ambassadeur du mondial 2022 au Qatar. Rien n'a changé, il n'y a rien de différent. "Ce serait absolument formidable", s'enthousiasme Nathalie Boy de la Tour, la présidente de la Ligue de football professionnel (LFP). Read More »

Baltimore Ravens announce the signing of quarterback David Olson


He was a reserve for the Cardinal that never threw a pass under Jim Harbaugh, who reportedly offered a strong endorsement to his brother, John, the Ravens coach. "We're being conservative and cautious". "We're definitely going to get another arm in here, but he's not an arm, obviously", Harbaugh said of Kaepernick . Read More »

Oval Test: Proteas restrict England at 149/4 at Tea on Day One


England picked three debutants in the third Test - Tom Westley , Dawid Malan and Toby Roland-Jones - but some things never change: Alastair Cook stepping up and grinding out runs. And it was to be the pattern of the rest of the day that neither England nor South Africa were able to gather any momentum. Sadly, Malan was unable to add a second run before Rabada ended his maiden Test innings with a searing yorker - leaving Ben Stokes to help Cook guide England to tea. Read More »

Kyrie Irving Wants A Trade To The Knicks 'Very Badly'


Those teams? The Spurs, Clippers, Suns, Timberwolves, Knicks and Heat. The most common trade destination mentioned for Irving has been the Phoenix Suns. Anthony wants out of NY, and it would give him a chance to chase that elusive first ring getting to team up with buddy Lebron James . Irving could opt out of the contract after two seasons as he holds an option for the third year. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo, Benzema and Bale May Leave Madrid-Zidane


And all signs indicate Bale fits the mold. New reports today claim that Madrid are actually encouraging bids for Bale in order to make room for the acquisition of Kylian Mbappé. "I see him really happy and focused and working better than ever, so for me 100% he stays with us", the former Los Blancos boss added. United had come within a few million of Internazionale's £48m asking price for the 28-year-old, and felt it was close, but then moved on to Bale once told that the Serie A ... Read More »

Reince Priebus pushed out as Trump's chief of staff

Trump announced the high-level shift in a series of tweets Friday afternoon. Gerrit Lansing - White House chief digital officer, stepped down in February after failing to pass an Federal Bureau of Investigation background check, according to Politico. Read More »

UFC 214 betting preview and odds: Cormier vs. Jones


I'm not fighting to be the good guy. "They're both drug cheats", Hunt added of Jones and Lesnar . In the clinch where they often found themselves, Jones was far superior, landing devastating elbows and manipulating his opponent at will. Read More »

Toby Roland-Jones to make England Test debut


That proved to be the case, as Kagiso Rabada shared the second new ball with Morne Morkel. Cook finished a rain-affected final session on 82 not out as England adopted a more disciplined and workmanlike performance than was evident in their 340-run annihilation at Trent Bridge to amass 171-4 in the 59 overs possible. Read More »

Masterful Pogba is among best in world, says Jose

But that hasn't prevented Ibrahimovic from staying in shape, as evidenced by his latest post, showing him flexing his muscles while wearing nothing but a pair of white boxer shorts. "He showed that he belongs to that level". Neymar both scores and makes goals for fun, and there aren't many footballers on the planet who can quicken the pulses as he can. Read More »

Cavs downplay tension between James, Irving


Many around the league were taken aback by Irving's trade request , as the point guard helped take the Cavaliers to three consecutive NBA Finals appearances. Rose, 28, could add a backcourt spark for the Cavaliers as they try to mount a tougher challenge to Golden State. By joining the Knicks , Irving would essentially be giving up an opportunity to win a championship for a leading role on a team that hasn't had a winning season since 2012-2013 . Read More »

Barcelona assertive of signing Coutinho from Liverpool

Liverpool legend John Barnes does not think all is well with Barcelona target Philippe Coutinho and is anxious the Brazil global may leave Anfield this summer. Besides being determined Coutinho won't be sold, Liverpool are also confident that he wouldn't force his way out of the club. Liverpool are unwilling to even look at offers for a player who earlier this year signed a long-term contract without a get-out clause. Read More »

Manchester United's hopes of signing midfielder Fabinho dashed by Monaco chief


Arsenal have been told to forget about signing prime target Thomas Lemar this summer, with Monaco's vice president Vadim Vasilyev insisting they will not sell the France midfielder. United in particular have been active behind the scenes, also working away on moves for Eric Dier and Chelsea's Nemanja Matic to fill the same role as Fabinho - albeit without the Brazilian's versatility. Read More »

Republicans who voted against ObamaCare 'straight repeal'


Johnson, who more than a month ago floated the possibility that he might oppose a motion to proceed on health care, gave Republican senators the 50 votes they needed to formally begin debate on the issue. After the CBO's assessment was revealed Wednesday evening, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer slammed his Republican counterparts on the Senate floor, calling ongoing arguments on the matter a "sham". Read More »

Jones vows to 'deal with Brock Lesnar' after Saturday's clash with Cormier


Jones can not afford to take a step back in this fight , largely because of his legacy as a credible fighter, but also because the man he's facing is wholly capable of cementing a legacy of his own. "Right now he should be anxious about D.C. on Saturday night". Gustafsson has fought both title holders, in two "Fight of the Night" award winning fights. Read More »

Real Madrid agree world record fee for Kylian Mbappe


Addressing reporters before Real Madrid face off in an global friendly against Manchester City in Carson, California, Casemiro said Ronaldo is very important for the team''. "We are in the process of discussing a contract extension". However Vasilyev held a press conference on Wednesday where he dismissed such claims. Read More »

Monaco dément tout accord avec le Real pour Mbappé


On le sait, le président Florentino Pérez aime s'offrir des Galactiques au fil des années. Le Tour d'Europe de la presse du mercredi 26 juillet 2017 est consacré à l'avenir de Kylian Mbappé , désormais ciblé par un cador de la Premier League . Read More »

Dhawan and Pujara make Sri Lanka suffer


The Delhi batsman missed out on his double century by just 10 runs as India went into tea at 282 for two. The same area got hit again and he ended up with fracture. But despite getting both hands to it, Gunaratne failed to hold on to it. Mukund made 12 before edging an angling delivery from Nuwan Pradeep into wicketkeeper Niroshan Dickwella's safe gloves. Read More »

Red Sox trade for former Yankee Eduardo Nunez


Heredia turned on an 0-1 pitch from Pomeranz and hit it just over the fence down the left field line for a 3-0 advantage. Bader was batting.403 (29 for 72) with 10 homers against lefties at Triple-A this year. Honorable mention to Guillermo Heredia's big day. When you trade for Eduardo Nunez , you know what you're going to get. Listen, I never wanted to hurt him, obviously, "but you can't be afraid". Read More »