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Pogba could herald new era at United - Ferdinand

Manchester United unveiled a new "signing" this morning, but it was the latest addition to their growing list of off-field partnerships, rather than anyone who ...


Simone Biles and Gabby Douglas lead United States of America gymnastics team for Rio

The competitors cried as well. Biles' inclusion on the team had always been expected but so, too, had the rest of the line-up that was announced at the end of...


Baltimore police lieutenant acquitted in Freddie Gray case

Marilyn Mosby, Baltimore's ambitious young state's attorney, charged Rice with involuntary manslaughter, reckless endangerment, and misconduct in office. Pros...


Independent investigation confirms Russian sample-swapping and widespread doping

But McLaren, whose report went public yesterday, said Russia's cheating also included the 2013 track world championships in Moscow and was in place during the 2...


Heading to Rangers via trade

As part of the trade, the Rangers acquired a second-round pick in the 2018 National Hockey League draft from the Senators, who also get a seventh-round pick in ...


Key findings from investigation into Russian doping

A report by the World Anti-Doping Agency, or WADA, confirmed Monday that Russian state-sponsored doping occurred during the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, bolstering e...


312 positive doping tests withheld in state-directed Russian cheating programme

That program involved dark-of-night switching of dirty samples with clean ones; it prevented Russian athletes from testing positive. McLaren claims that every...


Miller, Broncos agree biggest deal for defensive player

Miller tweeted about the deal with a pic of himself in his Broncos jersey with the caption "FOR LIFE". Had Miller demanded that 79 percent of his $114.5 ...


Antonio Conte speech helped sway N'Golo Kante to join Chelsea

Reports surrounding Kante this summer have regularly focused on his release clause, with the £20m valuation outlined in his Leicester contract marking him out a...


Liverpool Book Ragnar Klavan In For Medical

Liverpool are closing in on moves for £4.2m defender Ragnar Klavan and £25m-rated Georginio Wijnaldum. Jurgen Klopp has turned to the Estonia captain in attem...


Stenson wins The Open

Henrik Stenson of Sweden celebrates as he wins the British Open Golf Championships, after putting out on the 18th green at the Royal Troon Golf Club, in Troon, ...


Cardinals strike out 15 times in 6-3 loss to Marlins

Hardy's two-run home run in visiting Baltimore's victory over Tampa Bay. "Tomorrow's a new day, man", Marlins left fielder Christian Yelich said. Louis (4...


Washington Nationals Player of the Week: Daniel Murphy

The Mets scored 18 runs in their final road trip of the first half, a seven-game trek from June 23 through June 29, before busting out for 55 runs in the first ...


Serena Williams thrashes Elena Vesnina to reach Wimbledon final

World's No. 1 female tennis player Serena Williams of the United States advanced to the final of the Wimbledon Tournament on Wednesday after defeating in stra...


Indians maintain flawless record against Tigers with 12-1 win

Cleveland leads Detroit by 7ᄑ games in the AL Central. As for Fulmer, Tigers officials probably are breathing a sigh of relief he wasn't picked despite his ...


Williams sisters win 6th Wimbledon doubles

That's what Serena Williams said after her semi-final victory at Wimbledon when asked what it would mean for her to match Steffi Graf's record of 22 Grand S...


Bowlsby: Some in league feel Baylor scandal 'sullied' image

Baylor has repeatedly said the firm presented its findings orally and that there is no written version of its findings. Baylor lost football coach Art Briles...


Bowlsby: Big 12 schools committed to ending sexual assaults

Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby addresses attendees during Big 12 media day, Monday, July 18, 2016, in Dallas . He also said the Big 12 doesn't have any le...


Chelsea sign France midfielder Kante from Leicester

The Foxes have been desperately trying to tie Mahrez down to a new contract but the Sun claimed on Saturday that the Algerian global has rejected their advanc...


WADA board calls for Olympic ban for Russian Federation

McLaren dubbed Russia's program the "disappearing positive methodology" in the report, which was released Monday by WADA. It included the 2013 World Athletics C...


J.R. Smith Is Getting 'Nervous' About His Future In Cleveland

Unfortunately, for Smith, he didn't quite get the contract he was hoping for. He could choose to sign a one-year deal, like he has done the past two seasons, or...


Joe Root primed to move up to number three

Talking about poverty among sub-continent players, Pietersen said bowling no-balls for money was "just greed" on the part of Amir and his team-mate Mohammad Asi...


Dustin Johnson Now Ranked 2nd in the World

Just three weeks ago, before the U.S. Open, I had an idea of comparing Dustin Johnson to the great Australian Greg Norman. David Lingmerth of Sweden had a 69 ...


Five reasons why Sam Allardyce should be England manager

We'll let the quotes speak for themselves ... Allardyce, who has made no secret of his desire to manage his country one day, remains the bookmakers' favourite...


Russia's Putin casts doubts on WADA doping report

In his statement, whistle-blower Rodchenkov alleged that he assisted in doctoring urine samples provided by Russian athletes during overnight shifts at the Soch...


Brewers pass opportunity to win, lose 1-0 to Reds

This time, it was much easier as the Brewers scored nine runs before the third inning was done and cruised to a 9-1 victory over the Reds at Great American ...


Serbia lose to Britain in Davis Cup quarterfinal

Argentina held a 2-1 lead heading into their tie with Italy on Sunday and wasted little time in booking their spot in the semi-finals. Indeed that was the ...


Investigator won't recommend penalty for Russia

A report by an independent commission of WADA, which was released on July 18, found that a Moscow laboratory protected Russian athletes' during the 2014 Sochi...


WADA Says Russian State Involved in Doping Scandal

McLaren, a Western University law professor, was asked by the World Anti-Doping Agency to investigate allegations of widespread doping by Russian athletes - a...


Russia covered up doping abuse at 2014 Winter Olympics: WADA

The executive board of the International Olympic Committee is scheduled to hold a conference call tomorrow to discuss potential sanctions . And he brushed as...


Gibson more aggressive, but Twins fall 6-1 to Indians

Gomes was tended to for several minutes by medical staff before leaving the field on a motorized cart due to a shoulder injury. Gomes snapped an 0-for-27 hitl...


'I want to race', insists Hamilton as Rosberg collision infuriates Mercedes

And naturally, Mercedes boss Toto Wolff, who described the coming together as " brainless ", has said the team will now decide whether orders must be imposed ...


Wimbledon Quarterfinals: Who Will Make It to the Final Four?

Following Novak Djokovic's unexpected demise in round three , the 2013 champion was swiftly installed as the man to beat. He also won the U.S. Open in 2012. It...


Pair of marches planned in Cleveland for start of RNC

The Illinois Trump campaign co-chair warned state delegates what they should do if confronted by any potentially violent situations as the Republican National C...


Alden Ehrenreich confirmed to play Han Solo in standalone film

Harrison Ford as Han Solo , Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia, and Peter Mayhew as Chewbacca in the original Star Wars . Mr Ehrenreich is disparaging about the...


NFL may add data chips to footballs for some 2016 games

It is also worth noting that across the last three seasons, National Football League kickers have been more accurate than ever before en route to making 85 pe...


Samsung 'Olympic' Edition Phone Goes on Sale

Since 1998, Samsung has illustrated its longtime support of the Olympic games by providing competitors with latest the Samsung phones. Users can also decora...


Gomes injured in Cleveland's 6-1 win over Minnesota

He was better two weeks later, giving up three earned runs over 6 1/3 innings while striking out four. Mike Napoli homered into the second deck in left field...


Minnesota Twins fire general manager Terry Ryan

The team seemed to turn a corner last year under new manager Paul Molitor and this year's spring training season showed promise. Add that to a failure to cultiv...


Anderson, Stokes and Rashid called up for second Pakistan Test

Anderson, England's all-time leading wicket-taker, was sidelined with a stress fracture in his right shoulder. Anderson took 3-58 in 22 overs during Durham's ...


Ulis hits game winner to highlight competitive quarterfinals

The Timberwolves have won the four games since that debacle by a combined 25 points. Tyler Ulis scored 20 points Thursday as the fifth-seeded Phoenix Suns ...


Ko claims LPGA Marathon win on fourth extra hole

Her first birdie of the day, at the par-four fifth, sparked a run of five birdies in seven holes that featured three straight at the seventh, eighth and ninth. ...


Olympics: Russia doping state-dictated with secret service backing

The statement said the International Olympic Committee executive board would hold a conference call to discuss immediate sanctions surrounding the Rio Olympic...


Errors, missed opportunities cost Indians in loss to Twins

TV: 2:10 p.m. ET, SportsTime Ohio ( Cleveland ), FSN North (Minnesota)PITCHING MATCHUP: Indians RH Josh Tomlin (9-2, 3.51 ERA) vs. Twins RH Kyle Gibson (2-5...


Evidence of widespread doping by Russian athletes at the Sochi Olympics confirmed

In Sochi itself, where worldwide observers were scrutinising the drug tests, positive results could not simply be brushed away, so a system of sample-swopping w...


Klopp expecting further Liverpool transfer activity

While Allen's worldwide displays may have enhanced his club prospects, goalkeeper Loris Karius has rejected the chance to play for Germany at the Rio Olympics...


Lydia Ko outlasts Jutanugarn, Lee in Marathon playoff

The top-ranked Ko, 19, made a 10-foot birdie putt on the fourth extra hole after Jutanugarn and Lee ran into trouble. Ko, one of the game's best putters, pour...


Murray survives crisis points to book last four battle with Berdych

Meanwhile, sixth seed Milos Raonic of Canada overcame 28th seed Sam Querrey of the United States 6-4 7-5 5-7 6-4 to reach the semis. Tsonga, like many pla...


Doubles win gives Britain lead over Serbia in Davis Cup

Lajovic, the world number 81, easily brushed aside Ward in just one hour and 52 minutes after breaking his opponent's serve in the opening game of the match. Bu...


Imran Khan Says 'Sweets Would Be Shared' After A Military Coup

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan served his people and paid off Turkey's debts and he constructed hospitals and that was why the people supported him against the ...