• Five Malaysian universities make top 200 in THE Asia Pacific list
Five Malaysian universities make top 200 in THE Asia Pacific list

Universiti Malaya (UM) has failed to make it to the inaugural Times Higher Education (THE) Best Asia-Pacific universities that was released yesterday due to technicalities. Southern Cross University has transnational education projects in China , Papua New Guinea and Singapore , and research collaborations in several other Asia-Pacific countrie...

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  • Astros show why they're the best in blowout win over Braves
Astros show why they're the best in blowout win over Braves

They hit seven doubles on Tuesday, the second consecutive game they reached that total, and they collected a double for a franchise-record 41st game in a row. "As it turned out, we needed a starter". "I felt like I was in good position, had good first step and felt pretty good over there", Freeman said. The Astros are 5-0 against NL competition t...

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  • Man City boss Guardiola tells English critics
Man City boss Guardiola tells English critics

Guardiola spent 4 trophy-laden years in charge of the Blaugrana between 2008 and 2012, with many experts considering the all-conquering side led by the former Spanish global during that period to be the greatest club side of all time. "With Txiki, we're trying to make the necessary changes to reinforce the team", Guardiola told L'Esportiu. I have p...

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  • India vs West Indies: Chris Gayle returns to squad for one-off T20I
India vs West Indies: Chris Gayle returns to squad for one-off T20I

It will be Kingston-born Gayle's first T20I global at Sabina Park. Gayle had smacked an unbeaten 100 against England at the start of the World T20 2016 to help his side get off to a flier. Play the SL vs ZIM challenge and answer all the questions with just a single swipe! West Indies diehard fans, fresh from the team's victory over India in Antigua...

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  • Roma defender Antonio Rudiger 'arrives to complete Chelsea move'
Roma defender Antonio Rudiger 'arrives to complete Chelsea move'

Chelsea may finally land their first major signing of the summer in the next two days if Antonio Rudiger successfully completes a medical at the club. Romelu Lukaku is high on Chelsea's shortlist but the Premier League champions have not yet agreed a fee with Everton, who are holding out for £100m.

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  • Otto Porter agrees to max deal with Nets — Washington Wizards
Otto Porter agrees to max deal with Nets — Washington Wizards

The Kings submitted a max offer to Porter, but after agreeing to deals with George Hill and Zach Randolph, no longer have the money to follow through on that. The 24-year-old Georgetown product has emerged as one of the better two-way players in the league today. The Wizards already have $91 million committed for next season , and that doesn't i...

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  • IAAF to use gender study in appeal
IAAF to use gender study in appeal

Both the researchers have links to the world athletics body with Drs Stéphane Bermon being a member of the International Olympic Committee and IAAF working groups on hyperandrogenism and transgender athletes and Dr Pierre-Yves Garnier the director of the health and science department of the IAAF.

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  • Google celebrates 140 years of Wimbledon with a doodle
Google celebrates 140 years of Wimbledon with a doodle

The word "Google" meanwhile acts as an audience and the letter "L" is the referee. Wimbledon's Rufus also makes an appearance on the top right corner. But in a season where some of the big players, including defending Wimbledon champion Andy Murray , have struggled with injury who could be walking away as victor this year? Without Serena Will...

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  • Messi shows off fancy footwork... on the dance floor
Messi shows off fancy footwork... on the dance floor

Could this new deal for Messi, along with his reported wages, prove to be a financial stumbling block for Barcelona in terms of brining in new signings? The 30-year-old only has one year left on his current deal and could have potentially left Camp Nou for free next year.

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  • Huddersfield Town sign Kasey Palmer: Chelsea agree deal for midfielder
Huddersfield Town sign Kasey Palmer: Chelsea agree deal for midfielder

Huddersfield also expect to announce the signing of Reading defender Danny Williams within the next 72-hours, and the re-signing of Chelsea starlet Kasey Palmer on loan. "I know he feels he has unfinished business after his injury last season and I think that determination will be a big plus for him and the team this season".

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  • Bernard Tomic Reckons He's 'Bored' With Tennis
Bernard Tomic Reckons He's 'Bored' With Tennis

This is one of the biggest tournaments in the world and I just couldn't find anything. To me, everything is the same. And I believe you have to respect the sport. If Philippoussis is right and Kokkinakis stays fit, this year's Wimbledon will be a blip Australian tennis fans will be able to quickly forget. "Maybe not.

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  • Logan Taylor leaves 51s to recuperate after being attacked by homeless man
Logan Taylor leaves 51s to recuperate after being attacked by homeless man

Wilking says the man was carrying a sock full of rocks and a tire iron with which he hit Taylor in the head. Joshua Cruz , a 33-year-old Salt Lake City homeless man, was arrested on Saturday in relation to the incident. Taylor was an 11th-round pick in 2012 out of East Oklahoma State College and has steadily progressed through the Mets system. H...

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  • Heat waive Bosh, plan to retire his jersey number
Heat waive Bosh, plan to retire his jersey number

Wade and James have been able to continue their National Basketball Association careers since then, unlike Bosh - who was forced to the sidelines with blood-clot issues. However, given his health issues it seems highly unlikely he ever will. The 6-foot-11 Bosh was an All-Star in each of his six seasons in South Beach, helping Miami advance to fou...

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  • Henshaw to miss start of next season, Payne deals with migraines
Henshaw to miss start of next season, Payne deals with migraines

The 31-year-old was a late withdrawal before kick-off from the Lions' 31-31 draw with the Hurricanes in Wellington last week. "He's completely avulsed the muscle from the bone which requires to be re-attached to the bone". "Jared is undergoing some tests independent of concussion at the moment, he's had migraines", Falvey said. "Jared's sligh...

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  • Live Streaming Online, When And Where To Watch Live Coverage On TV
Live Streaming Online, When And Where To Watch Live Coverage On TV

However, it is a different story now for the Indian girls in the 11th edition of the Women's World Cup. Mithali Raj has been at the helm of women's cricket in India for about two decades now, and it was fitting that she started the ICC Women's World Cup of 2017 poised to overtake former England captain Charlotte Edwards' tally of 5992 ODI run...

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  • Arsenal lining up £70m transfer move for Gelson Martins and William Carvalho
Arsenal lining up £70m transfer move for Gelson Martins and William Carvalho

The Gunners are closing in on their mega-money swoop for Lyon's Alexandre Lacazette . Portuguese outlet A Bola claim the Gunners are prepared to spend big this summer in a bid to reclaim a Champions League spot next season. Having already signed Salah, Liverpool are also now interested in the Portugal forward Martins, as Klopp is looking t...

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  • Kings land free agents George Hill and Zach Randolph
Kings land free agents George Hill and Zach Randolph

Both moves are somewhat perplexing considering the assumed rebuilding nature of the Kings, though the team is certainly still at the bottom of the barrel in the Western Conference and could continue to accrue lottery picks. Randolph, 36, will join his fifth National Basketball Association team after spending the last eight seasons with the Grizzlie...

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  • Leopard climbs electric pole, chars to death in Telangana
Leopard climbs electric pole, chars to death in Telangana

The village is less than a kilometer away from the forest, from where the animal is believed to have strayed. As the locals alerted the forest officials, the ferocious wild animal climbed the electric pole where it died of electrocution. The photos of the carcass of animal hanging from the pole are bound to break your heart. "Leopards, when sensi...

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  • Iran holds 'Trumpism' cartoon contest to mock U.S. president
Iran holds 'Trumpism' cartoon contest to mock U.S. president

Behind him, a shock of burning yellow hair issues smoke that forms a map of the world. "The mass participation of the worldwide cartoonists in the contest proclaims the legitimacy of our logic", added Shojaei-Tabatabai who was an organizer of the global Holocaust Cartoon Contest in Iran.

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  • Alexis Sanchez Has Made A Decision About His Future
Alexis Sanchez Has Made A Decision About His Future

The Sun understands Arsene Wenger has turned his attention away from concluding the signing of Alexandre Lacazette in order to stage "crisis talks" with both Sanchez and full-back Hector Bellerin - who has been linked with a move to Barcelona .

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  • Arsenal boss Wenger ready to keep Bellerin - against his will!
Arsenal boss Wenger ready to keep Bellerin - against his will!

Arsene Wenger is considering turning to Arsenal goalkeeping legend Jens Lehmann as a part of his backroom staff as the club undergo a bit of a shake-up. The 47-year-old joined the club from Borussia Dortmund in July 2003 and made 200 first-team appearances for the Gunners and also won the FA Cup with the side in 2005.

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  • Gossip: Mendy deal edges closer?
Gossip: Mendy deal edges closer?

Benjamin Mendy has given his agreement to join Manchester City , and, as L'Équipe have reported, there are three prevalent reasons behind his decision. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. And, finally, Stuart Brennan at the Manchester Evening News has outlined Guardiola's most pressing concerns when he returns to work.

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  • Tammy Abraham claims he has signed new five-year contract at Chelsea
Tammy Abraham claims he has signed new five-year contract at Chelsea

Abraham, who has also signed a five-year contract extension at Chelsea , had also been wanted on a loan basis by newly promoted Newcastle United . "Abraham becomes the Swans' second signing of the summer, following Dutch keeper Erwin Mulder to the club", a statement from the Swans read.

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  • Ex-Kings PG Collison Agrees to Two-year Deal With Former Team
Ex-Kings PG Collison Agrees to Two-year Deal With Former Team

Collison is 29 years old, and he averaged 13.2 points and 4.6 assists per game last season for the Kings. Congrats on the new contract, Darren, and best of luck going forward! The deal includes a partial guarantee on Year 2, according to USA Today's Sam Amick .

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  • Sarfraz Ahmed appointed Test captain at honoury reception
Sarfraz Ahmed appointed Test captain at honoury reception

Chairman Shahryar Khan announced it during reception given to the green shirts by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. "I take this opportunity to announce Ahmed as our Test captain in addition to one-day and Twenty20 captain", Khan said. Ahmed said leading Pakistan in all three formats is a great honour. He formally took over the captaincy of the T20I t...

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  • Austrian envoy summoned in Italy over border checks
Austrian envoy summoned in Italy over border checks

They are armoured but not armed, the spokesman said. Vienna's defence minister was quoted on Monday saying his country would "very soon" impose border checks and deploy soldiers on its frontier with Italy if the influx of migrants across the Mediterranean does not slow.

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  • Sevilla confirm Vicente Iborra deal to Leicester City agreed
Sevilla confirm Vicente Iborra deal to Leicester City agreed

Sevilla say Iborra will now travel to Leicester City to have a medical, and as long as everything is fine in that respect, he'll sign a contract to join the Foxes. A statement on Sevilla's website reads: " Sevilla FC and Leicester City FC have reached an agreement in principle for the transfer of Vicente Iborra ".

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  • Calhanoglu, visite mediche conclusa. Ora la firma col Milan
Calhanoglu, visite mediche conclusa. Ora la firma col Milan

Di corsa a Milano per firmare con la società rossonera. "Ringrazio il Milan per aver creduto in me, è stata dura per me stare questi mesi senza giocare (l'ex Bayer Leverkusen ha scontato i 4 mesi di squalifica per aver firmato e non onorato il contratto con il Trabzonspor , ndr)".

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  • NJ governor orders partial shutdown of state government
NJ governor orders partial shutdown of state government

On Sunday, NJ Advance Media published several aerial photos showing Christie, along with family and friends, on an otherwise empty stretch of sand at New Jersey's Island Beach State Park, the site of an official governor's residence. " Run for governor and you can have a residence there ", he said when asked whether the situation was fair to ...

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  • MLB umpire Angel Hernandez sues league for racial discrimination
MLB umpire Angel Hernandez sues league for racial discrimination

Hernandez claims that, despite being rated highly in evaluations, he has been passed over to work the World Series. Hernandez has worked two World Series in his career, neither of which involved the Joe Torre-managed New York Yankees .

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  • Up: Terry on Chelsea return, Morata to Manchester United progress, Murray wins
Up: Terry on Chelsea return, Morata to Manchester United progress, Murray wins

Speaking after signing for Midlands club, he revealed his desire to take the reins at the Bridge, saying: "Do you dream too big?" The former Villa boss, a co-host on Tuesday's Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast show, said: "I think John Terry could still play in the Premier League , but he has chosen to go to arguably the biggest club in the Cha...

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  • Marc Marquez Takes His Second 2017 Season Win At Sachsenring
Marc Marquez Takes His Second 2017 Season Win At Sachsenring

But I had Folger behind all the time and so I chose to play everything in the final rounds and it's okay". The Spaniard speaks of his new style of driving. But far from the victor, with whom they have practically never ducked. I had promised this to myself after his incident because we had some very good moments together and he was a friend.

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  • Duke's Tatum impressive in National Basketball Association summer debut with Celtics
Duke's Tatum impressive in National Basketball Association summer debut with Celtics

If we wanted to get hyperbolic, or to dream a little, or just to reminisce about the recent glory days, we might point out that the move resembled the one Paul Pierce used to end so many close games. He posted 21 points, seven rebounds, three assists and five steals. That was especially the case since Boston forfeited the chance to draft Fultz No...

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  • Here Is The Latest On Gordon Hayward's Free Agency Decision
Here Is The Latest On Gordon Hayward's Free Agency Decision

The Jazz's presentation lasted for nearly four hours and the Utah contingent presented an "excellent" case about why the All-Star small forward should continue his career in Utah, according to sources . Since the Boston Celtics fell short in the Eastern Conference Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers , one of the most prominent backstories ...

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  • Real Madrid defender Danilo appears to be Juventus bound
Real Madrid defender Danilo appears to be Juventus bound

At Juventus , Danilo will get regular playing time and a generous contract - according to La Gazzetta dello Sport , the right-back will earn a pre-tax salary of five million euros. However, although the Brazilian reportedly agreed terms, it is believed that Real want €30m for the defender but Juve are confident they can negotiate about loweri...

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