Sports

Sports New Zealand beat England in final
Author: 0 New Zealand beat England in final

However, the television match official awarded the try to give Fiji a 12-10 half-time lead. Fiji scored a consolation try with time expired. It was simply tragic and heartbreaking when Samuel Oliech and Samuel Njenga were sin-binned in quick succession to let Scotland, who were trailing, to win at the death and sail through to the Cup quarterfinals.

Sports Kisner drops out of lead at British Open
Author: 0 Kisner drops out of lead at British Open

They ran out of holes. Molinari, who finished at 8-under 276, raised his fist and shook it lightly before slamming it for emphasis. After signing his card, he retreated to a couch to watch the coverage and see if Schauffele could catch him.

Sports Cristiano Ronaldo leaves huge £17 850 tip at Greek resort
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo leaves huge £17 850 tip at Greek resort

Ronaldo's income from his previous club Real Madrid was reportedly about US$650,000 a week, meaning the tip he left for hotel staff was less than 1 per cent of his monthly income. "I'm still very young and I always liked the challenges, from Sporting to Manchester (United ), to Real (Madrid ) and now Juventus ", he said. "It is a problem for us because it restricts us from competing in an global market, as players will make more in net in other countries than they do here".

Sports Student complained about doc's exam in letter
Author: 0 Student complained about doc's exam in letter

Former student Steve Snyder-Hill says he wrote the letter after seeing Dr. Richard Strauss about a concerning lump on his chest. "That's what I'm focused on", Jordan said in the interview. More plaintiffs are expected to join the lawsuit, much the same way the case against former Michigan State gymnastics team physician Dr. Larry Nassar expanded to include hundreds of victims .

Sports Chelsea consider shock £5million move for Manchester City outcast
Author: 0 Chelsea consider shock £5million move for Manchester City outcast

City are still on the hunt for another midfielder and remain linked with Real Madrid's Mateo Kovacic, who has signalled his intention to leave the Spanish capital this summer. And while Die Mannschaft suffered a humiliating first-round exit, Guardiola has offered some advice to the 22-year-old, as they prepare for the 2018/19 season.

Sports India announced test squad for England series
Author: 0 India announced test squad for England series

England and Wales Cricket Board announced on Thursday that Pakistan will be England's first opponents of the home worldwide season next year with the tour featuring five ODIs and a T20I, as both countries prepare for the World Cup which starts on May 30, 2019.

Sports Alisson completes Liverpool move in world-record deal
Author: 0 Alisson completes Liverpool move in world-record deal

Liverpool have already moved to recoup some of the cost, agreeing a £12.5m (€14m) deal with Leicester for Wales worldwide Danny Ward. Jurgen Klopp's side have always been accused of being weak defensively, but they went a long way towards solving those issues last season.

Sports Bottas joins Hamilton is staying at Mercedes
Author: 0 Bottas joins Hamilton is staying at Mercedes

Hamilton joined Mercedes' works team in 2013, after spending 7 years racing for the Mercedes-powered McLarens. Hamilton will be just weeks shy of his 36th birthday by the time his new Mercedes contract finishes and have competed in Formula 1 for 14 seasons.

Sports Tottenham should hurry as Chelsea prepare for potential Hazard windfall
Author: 0 Tottenham should hurry as Chelsea prepare for potential Hazard windfall

Hazard , 27, is coming on the back of an impressive performance at the FIFA World Cup and has gathered interest from Real Madrid , who have just sold Cristiano Ronaldo to Juventus . "Our task as managers is growing players that we have", he added. While the move would be hard for Chelsea seeing as they would lose its talisman, that kind of money could be repurposed to round out the squad in new manager Maurizio Sarri's image.

Sports Rory McIlroy makes ballsy claim after putting himself into Open contention
Author: 0 Rory McIlroy makes ballsy claim after putting himself into Open contention

Any time a player has to fire a shot out of a gallery and there are wide-eyed spectators lining a narrow chute back toward the fairway, you're always a bit amazed that someone isn't tattooed with a golf ball. "I just kept level-headed when I needed to, and you know what, I didn't let the conditions get to me", he said. He said: "This is a young kid who's still one of the best players in the world".

Sports Manchester City vs. Borussia Dortmund (ICC)
Author: 0 Manchester City vs. Borussia Dortmund (ICC)

Originally former Napoli man Jorginho was supposed to slot in as another Manchester City midfielder. " It would have been a mistake for him if he came and he wanted to go to Chelsea with (new manager) Maurizio Sarri". A number of City's stars are absent for the pre-season fixture following the World Cup in Russian Federation. Manager Pep Guardiola was not expecting any of his World Cup players to join up with the squad but has been boosted by the news that Mendy and Portugal ...

Sports Geraint Thomas makes it back-to-back wins
Author: 0 Geraint Thomas makes it back-to-back wins

Welshman Thomas, of Team Sky, took the lead of the race on Wednesday with victory atop La Rosiere on what was the second day in the Alps. The Team Sky rider finished two seconds ahead of fellow General Classification contender Tom Dumoulin and three and four clear, respectively, of Romain Bardet and teammate Chris Froome , who was again the target of negative attention from spectators.

Sports Prince Louis' Christening Album - 4 Amazing Pics!
Author: 0 Prince Louis' Christening Album - 4 Amazing Pics!

James's Chapel, the three-year-old princess was spotted wearing a blue dress with blue shoes and a blue headband on her loosened hair. Holyoak took the photographs in the Morning Room and the garden at Clarence House - the residence of Prince Charles and Camilla - following the baptism.

Sports Thai Boys Rescued from Flooded Cave Make First Public Appearance
Author: 0 Thai Boys Rescued from Flooded Cave Make First Public Appearance

The boys' friends, family and nurses from Chiang Rai Hospital were smiling and willing them on from the sidelines. The team entered the hall wearing soccer uniforms emblazoned with a wild boar and were holding soccer balls. One the first day back with their families after being recued from a flooded cave, the young Thai soccer team and their coach have visited a Buddhist temple to pray for protection from misfortunes.

Sports Duchesses make first joint appearance as Meghan cheers friend Serena at Wimbledon
Author: 0 Duchesses make first joint appearance as Meghan cheers friend Serena at Wimbledon

The win was Kerber's third Grand Slam title - two of which she has now won against Williams - and she also became the first German since Steffi Graf in 1996, to win the Wimbledon title. "This is not inevitable for me", Serena Williams said according to Yahoo . The head-to-head numbers (Williams leads 6-2) can sometimes distract from the real narrative.

Sports Alex Bregman named MVP in All-Star slugfest at Nationals Park
Author: 0 Alex Bregman named MVP in All-Star slugfest at Nationals Park

After Contreras's long ball in the bottom of the third made it 2-1, both teams went cold at the plate, with the score standing at 2-1 until the bottom of the seventh, when Colorado Rockies shortstop Trevor Story boomed a solo jack just over the wall in left to knot the game up at two runs apiece.

Sports Liverpool Make Official Bid For Roma Keeper Alisson
Author: 0 Liverpool Make Official Bid For Roma Keeper Alisson

Liverpool have negotiated a £66m fee for the Brazil goalkeeper and now talks are underway between the club and player. Alisson had been linked with Liverpool for some time and was subject of an unsuccessful inquiry back in January. Allison, in contrast to Karius, didn't register a single mistake in 37 Serie A games for Roma. It's obvious to everyone - look at what happened in the Champions League final.

Sports Thomas takes stage win and yellow jersey on Tour de France
Author: 0 Thomas takes stage win and yellow jersey on Tour de France

Bradley Wiggins has warned Team Sky will have a "real problem" if Geraint Thomas takes the leader's yellow jersey in the Tour de France ahead of defending champion Chris Froome . Thomas said: 'It's unreal, I didn't expect it at all. He knows how to race over three weeks. Alaphilippe now leads the King of the Mountain standings and will wear the polka dot jersey during Stage 11 .

Sports It was just an absolute vehicle crash - Root regrets bat-drop celebration
Author: 0 It was just an absolute vehicle crash - Root regrets bat-drop celebration

The three-match series is level at 1-1 after India won the first ODI at Trent Bridge by eight wickets and England triumphed by 86 runs at Lord´s on Saturday. "The composure he's shown, particularly in the last two games, is the Joe Root we know and trust, He's been outstanding even when he's been low on runs - around the group he's been the same guy, hungry for runs, hopefully that continues for the rest of the summer,"said Morgan".

Sports Thai Boys Who Were Rescued From Cave Released From Hospital Today
Author: 0 Thai Boys Who Were Rescued From Cave Released From Hospital Today

King Maha Vajiralongkorn has granted permission for a party in the Royal Plaza, a public square in Bangkok's old town, to thank the Thai and foreign participants in the rescue , the government said. "Suddenly, we heard somebody talking", the teen said. "We have to eat, eat, eat". Rising waters and plummeting oxygen levels convinced rescue workers that something needed to be done sooner rather than later, despite the fact that expert divers said the cave posed some of the toughest conditions ...

Sports Phoenix Scores 2024 Final Four
Author: 0 Phoenix Scores 2024 Final Four

San Antonio gets the 2025 championship semifinals and final, marking the fifth time the Central Texas city has been the site of the Final Four. Houston will host the games in 2023, San Antonio is set to host in 2025 and Indianapolis will follow in 2026.

Sports France gives World Cup winners a heroes' welcome home
Author: 0 France gives World Cup winners a heroes' welcome home

Paul Pogba played a magnificent tournament. Muscat Football Academy head coach Chuck Martini said taking such a bold decision in a World Cup final took guts. "It's not in one area, but in the entire world". He is clearly hoping the World Cup victory glow rubs off on him, raising him up in a nation that is fiercely protesting his economic reforms.

Sports Leonard going to Raptors, DeRozan going to Spurs
Author: 0 Leonard going to Raptors, DeRozan going to Spurs

It's a gamble for both teams, but much more for the Raptors: Leonard, who grew up in Southern California, has repeatedly been linked to a desire to play for the Los Angeles Lakers . Tan says, because of everything DeRozan has done for the team and the city, it's going to be hard to see wearing a different uniform next season. They're going to need every precious minute to try to figure out how this monumental deal shifts their plans for the Raptors at both ends of the floor.

Sports Harper wins Home Run Derby at Nationals Park
Author: 0 Harper wins Home Run Derby at Nationals Park

The crowd of 43,698 erupted at Nationals Park when Harper downed Muncy 13-12 with 1:11 left on the clock. With a high-powered offense, I truly believe that these 2018 Cubs are primed and ready to make the push only true Cubs fans know they are capable of.

Sports Brewers All-Star reliever Josh Hader apologizes for past racist, homophobic tweets
Author: 0 Brewers All-Star reliever Josh Hader apologizes for past racist, homophobic tweets

Hader, who posted racial and homophobic tweets when he was 17-years-old, apologized for what he said , saying it doesn't reflect who he is as a person today. "I know he's a great teammate". The night didn't go well for Hader on the mound either. The trend of Twitter-Swatting athletes with dumb things they said as 16-year-olds, will likely lead more and more athletes to use locked accounts.

Sports Champion French hail their shy teammate, N'Golo Kante 07/16/2018
Author: 0 Champion French hail their shy teammate, N'Golo Kante 07/16/2018

Honestly, it's a huge advantage to have Kante in the team. Chelsea midfielder N'golo Kante, as expected, played a key role in helping France win their second World Cup title in Russian Federation on Sunday, July 15. I'm a Kante fan. In terms of recovery, he reads the game incredibly and captures impossible balls. "Ohh N'Golo Kanté, ohh N'Golo Kanté. Would the central defenders, Samuel Umtiti and Raphael Varane would not have the same assurance if N'Golo was not in front of them?" He ...

Sports Manny Machado Trade 'Very Close'
Author: 0 Manny Machado Trade 'Very Close'

Should Machado never play in an Orioles uniform again, he will leave the team now in ninth in career slugging percentage in Orioles history (.486). Manny Machado has been on the trade block for the majority of the 2018 Major League Baseball season, and the Baltimore Orioles shortstop could be a member of another team as soon as Wednesday.

Sports France's World Cup team given heroes' welcome in Paris
Author: 0 France's World Cup team given heroes' welcome in Paris

Franz Beckenbauer, who won the World Cup as a player and a coach , welcomed Didier Deschamps yesterday "to our club!" President Emmanuel Macron was to welcome the team back to Paris on Monday and thousands were expected to turn out to watch the players to ride down the Champs Elysées in an open-top bus.

Author: 0 MS Dhoni to retire after crushing defeat in England?

Vince´s frustrating England career has seen him repeatedly get out when well set and Tuesday was a case in point when he ws run out for a run-a-ball 27, although it needed a brilliant one-handed take by wicket-keeper Dhoni, from Hardik Pandya´s throw, to complete the dismissal.

Sports British Open is his best chance of winning another major, Woods says
Author: 0 British Open is his best chance of winning another major, Woods says

And there's something about links golf that inspires him. "This course can be played so many ways", Woods said. "Links golf has treated me well, I enjoy the challenge of it, and hopefully it treats me well again this week", Fox said. "The only part of my game where I feel like I'm struggling a little bit is with the putter, but I don't feel like I'm struggling putting", Johnson said.

Sports Luke Shaw ready to leave Manchester United for first-team chances
Author: 0 Luke Shaw ready to leave Manchester United for first-team chances

Speaking from Los Angeles, a spokeswoman for the club said United still hoped the 29-year-old would be able to join them once his "personal administrative issue" had been resolved. The Edinburgh-born midfielder was part of the Red Devils travelling party that jetted across the Atlantic and could feature in games against Champions League winners Real Madrid, Liverpool, AC Milan, San Jose Earthquakes and Club America.

Sports Anderson, Isner demand change after epic as Nadal and Djokovic halted
Author: 0 Anderson, Isner demand change after epic as Nadal and Djokovic halted

His ultramarathon loss to Kevin Anderson , by that score and over all those hours, in the Wimbledon semifinals on Friday amounted to the longest Grand Slam singles semifinal in tennis history. "I really do. I think with the performances I've had, I deserve to be in the semifinals", he continued. Yet when Djokovic's serve was placed under scrutiny it promptly caved in, Nadal breaking to 15.

Sports Belgium boss Roberto Martinez backs Chelsea star to quit for Real Madrid
Author: 0 Belgium boss Roberto Martinez backs Chelsea star to quit for Real Madrid

RMC claim Chelsea have reportedly agreed to sell Thibaut Courtois for £31million and will sign a four-year contract with Real Madrid . The 27-year-old Hazard is seen as an ideal replacement and Chelsea are open to allow the playmaker follow his dream, but any potential suitor must cough out the world record fee first.

Sports Transfer: Liverpool favourite to sign goalkeeper Alison Becker ahead of Chelsea
Author: 0 Transfer: Liverpool favourite to sign goalkeeper Alison Becker ahead of Chelsea

After Liverpool's defeat to Real Madrid in the Champions League final, it emerged that Karius had suffered a concussion after being elbowed by Sergio Ramos . Liverpool reportedly decide to make a bid in the region of £62m for Roma goalkeeper Alisson . Alisson played five times for Brazil at the World Cup in Russian Federation where his side suffered a quarter-final defeat to Belgium.

Sports Philadelphia Phillies: 3 reasons a Manny Machado trade sounds flawless right now
Author: 0 Philadelphia Phillies: 3 reasons a Manny Machado trade sounds flawless right now

He has spent his entire career in Baltimore, but his contract expires after this season and the Orioles don't appear interested in locking him up with a long-term deal. He's hitting 315 with 24 homers and 65 RBIs and would be a significant upgradefor the Phillies offense. While the details of the trade have yet to be revealed, the Dodgers will reportedly include top outfield prospect Yusniel Diaz in the Machado trade, according to Heyman .

Author: 0 There's a new team in 'the driver's seat' for Kawhi Leonard

The two-time Defensive Player of the Year and 2014 Finals MVP has only played in more than 70 games in a season just twice in his career. The first - his short and long-term injury status - could be put to rest with his potential USA Basketball camp participation.

Sports 'Reporter' forcibly removed from Trump-Putin presser
Author: 0 'Reporter' forcibly removed from Trump-Putin presser

United States intelligence agencies believe that Russian Federation interfered in the 2016 U.S. presidential election to help Trump beat Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton . Mr Trump said: "If we are going to solve numerous problems facing our world, we will have to find ways to cooperate". "I'm shaking my head like everyone else you've spoken to in the last 30 minutes or so", King said to CNN anchor Anderson Cooper .

Sports Helsinki protest focuses on rights before Trump-Putin summit
Author: 0 Helsinki protest focuses on rights before Trump-Putin summit

The president will go into the summit followed by whispers about his ties to Moscow, questions that have grown only more urgent since the Justice Department last week indicted 12 Russian military intelligence officers accused of interfering in the 2016 election in an effort to help Trump.

Sports Toby Alderweireld brands Tottenham starting line-up omission 'unjustified'
Author: 0 Toby Alderweireld brands Tottenham starting line-up omission 'unjustified'

Tottenham could activate a clause in Alderweireld's current contract that would ensure the 29-year-old remains at White Hart Lane until 2020. United boss Mourinho is desperate to sign a centre-back this summer to bolster his defence. Alderweireld started just three Premier League matches in 2018. Toby Alderweireld has claimed that his omission from the Tottenham Hotspur team in the second half of last season was "unjustified".