• Roger Federer beats Robin Haase to reach Rogers Cup final
Roger Federer beats Robin Haase to reach Rogers Cup final

Second-seeded Roger Federer continued his mastery over 12th-seeded Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain with a 6-4, 6-4 victory. Haase outlasted Argentina's Diego Schwartzman 4-6, 6-3, 6-3 in his quarterfinal match. For many tennis fans, the icing on the cake would be a Shapovalov-Federer final. "I'm going to try and recover and enjoy the win today b...

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  • No more Spieth envy as Thomas takes his own major title
No more Spieth envy as Thomas takes his own major title

The Northern Ireland player improved on the final round with a three-under 68 to finish on one over, but he will end 2017 without a major - his third consecutive season without winning one of golf's four biggest tournaments - and suggested he may miss the rest of 2017 because of a rib injury .

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  • Hezbollah detects Israeli spying device on Lebanese border
Hezbollah detects Israeli spying device on Lebanese border

Everything that Israelis say about the power of Hezbollah is due to their defeat in summer 2006 war, Nasrallah said. A few hours before the speech he met five Hezbollah fighters who returned from Syria where they were held captive by the Al Nusra front, a salafist jihadist terrorist group.

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  • Ajee Wilson Wins 800-Meter World Championship Bronze
Ajee Wilson Wins 800-Meter World Championship Bronze

Semenya , a bronze medallist in the 1500m in London as she attempted an audacious double, clocked an impressive 1min 58.90sec, looking incredibly comfortable as she broke with 20 metres to run. She is the reigning Olympic champion and has won gold (2009) and silver (2011) in the world final before. It's the next thing on the list. Wilson moved to...

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  • London 2017: Usain Bolt ends incredible career by collapsing in final race
London 2017: Usain Bolt ends incredible career by collapsing in final race

An 11-time World Champion, a gold medal in the 4x100m relay would have the ideal farewell for the legendary Jamaican, who has inspired people across the globe with his performances on the field and his behaviour off it. Omar McLeod , who led out the Jamaican team from the traps, said: "It's heart-wrenching". Bolt's injury was diagnosed as cramp b...

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  • Andrew Benintendi's historic 6-RBI game fuels win over Yankees
Andrew Benintendi's historic 6-RBI game fuels win over Yankees

The velocity said 103 miles per hour. "I've seen 100, but never 103". "I remember that excitement, coming to the ballpark and watching these games", he said. Severino was tagged for eight hits and eight earned runs in 4 1/3 innings. Montgomery struck out four and walked three on the night. "If it happened again tomorrow, I would take the chance...

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  • Kisner set to tee off as Matsuyama, Thomas prepare to chase
Kisner set to tee off as Matsuyama, Thomas prepare to chase

He had a chance for a knockout until failing to birdie the two easiest holes on the back nine, only to make up for it with the tough bunker shot on the 16th that led to his clutch par , and a 7-iron that made him a major champion. On a wild day at formidable Quail Hollow , almost every player was humbled by the 7,600-yard layout, Australia's Jaso...

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  • Marshawn Lynch Sits Through National Anthem At Raiders Preseason Game
Marshawn Lynch Sits Through National Anthem At Raiders Preseason Game

After the game, Oakland coach Jack Del Rio was asked about Lynch's decision to do so. "He said , 'This is something I have done for 11 years". The Cardinals defeated the Raiders 20-10 Saturday night. Lynch was not in the National Football League during Kaepernick's kneeling protest but had previously praised the quarterback for taking a st...

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  • Arsenal anxious Alexis Sanchez could revive attempts to leave this month
Arsenal anxious Alexis Sanchez could revive attempts to leave this month

Asked about Sanchez and whether he could provide an update on the situation, Wenger said: "No". I think he will not play at Stoke, yes. Reportedly the club fear that his injury could be linked to a potential exit, with Manchester City still believed to be interested in landing the Chilean.

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  • Chelsea, Thanks For Nemanja Matic, Wonderful Gesture - Former Manchester United Star
Chelsea, Thanks For Nemanja Matic, Wonderful Gesture - Former Manchester United Star

In fact, after the best United performance that has been seen in Old Trafford in several years against West Ham on Sunday, the Serbian was rightly named as the Man of the Match. He's one of those players who gives me consistency which is what I like. "In so many ways, this is now my team". "We are much better organised at every level - the medi...

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  • Precise Pep Guardiola wants Manchester City to deliver more
Precise Pep Guardiola wants Manchester City to deliver more

James Ward-Prowse had a similar attempt in the first half from the same range but he wasn't able to find the target with the ball just going over the bar. On the flip-side to that, you pay a premium, which is what Manchester City have done with the players that have come in, so yes, I think as a club they have done it the right way.

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  • Cahill, Fabregas see red as Burnley shock Chelsea
Cahill, Fabregas see red as Burnley shock Chelsea

The former Juventus coach nonetheless recognized his team's effort in the second half, with Chelsea in the second period looking much like the team that won the title last season. Despite this we also saw the great spirit and great commitment of my players and we must be very proud of this. After beating Tottenham to the Premier League title ...

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  • Tennessee's Josh Dobbs hits Arkansas' Cobi Hamilton for touchdown with Pittsburgh Steelers
Tennessee's Josh Dobbs hits Arkansas' Cobi Hamilton for touchdown with Pittsburgh Steelers

Well, just like his older brother, T.J. made a huge impact on the first series of the game, sacking the New York Giants' QB Josh Johnson . "He was like the 11th grader in a JV game at the end". "That's the only goal that I have, to make the plays that I know I can make". This allowed for a trio of New York's backup quarterbacks to get some reps ...

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  • Seahawks' Michael Bennett sits on bench during national anthem
Seahawks' Michael Bennett sits on bench during national anthem

Lynch has voiced his support for quarterback Colin Kaepernick's decision to kneel during the anthem to protest police brutality against people of color. "If we want to change something like that, we're going to have an electronic strike zone because human beings are going to make mistakes", Zobrist continued.

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  • Nemanja Matic Destroys Four West Ham Players With Magnificent Skill
Nemanja Matic Destroys Four West Ham Players With Magnificent Skill

The only thing we know, of course with Chelsea money, I brought him to Stamford Bridge because I thought he was a player with special qualities. "I want the Champions League to start". Another new signing, Nemanja Matic , played a key role in the first goal after he intercepted a West Ham pass and set Marcus Rashford off on the breakaway.

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  • Oakland Raiders vs Arizona Cardinals
Oakland Raiders vs Arizona Cardinals

After deciding to return to football during the offseason, Lynch was traded to the Oakland Raiders for a swap of late-round selections between the Raiders and Seattle Seahawks. If he gets beat, then he's going to counter again. Most of those guys will see action at some point in the exhibition season, but there's no reason to expose them this...

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  • Browns quarterbacks coach full of praise for DeShone Kizer
Browns quarterbacks coach full of praise for DeShone Kizer

Not yet. So we've got to know he can do all of it before we put him out there full time. So we just try to keep on them, correct it and stay in their ear. Playing time in the preseason isn't important for quarterbacks on almost any other National Football League team, but it is for the Browns quarterbacks who are in the midst of an open competition...

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  • Willian claims Jose Mourinho tried to sign him again this summer
Willian claims Jose Mourinho tried to sign him again this summer

The Brazilian saw himself fall behind Pedro and Eden Hazard in the pecking order and was linked with a Stamford Bridge exit earlier this summer. "Not just for his qualities but also for my relationship with him, the way I know him, the way he knows me".

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  • Brewers acquire 2B Neil Walker from Mets
Brewers acquire 2B Neil Walker from Mets

Walker, a switch-hitter, owns a career.272 batting average with 126 HR and 509 RBI in 1,022 games between Pittsburgh (2009-15) and NY (2016-17). By trading reliever Addison Reed , outfielder Jay Bruce , first baseman Lucas Duda and now Walker, the Mets have received four bullpen prospects and financial relief - and cleared up playing time for thei...

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  • Jose Mourinho sticks the boot in to Chelsea fans after Matic performance
Jose Mourinho sticks the boot in to Chelsea fans after Matic performance

Following the game, boss Mourinho, Nemanja Matic , Lukaku and Phil Jones all spoke to MUTV and the wider media and ManUtd.com have summarised their key points below. "The only thing I know is that, of course, with Chelsea money, but I brought him to Stamford Bridge because I thought he was a player with special qualities and since I left I alw...

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  • Mehbooba pays tribute to 2 Army jawans killed in encounter
Mehbooba pays tribute to 2 Army jawans killed in encounter

Security forces have also foiled attempts by dozen others to cross over to the Pakistan-occupied Kashmir for arms training, the officer said. Itoo was Kashmir operational commander of Hizb and one of the longest serving militants. The operation is still on, the official said. He said the militants continued to engage the security forces by cont...

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  • Manchester United in talks to re-sign Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Manchester United in talks to re-sign Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Lukaku has already made his debut for the Red Devils. Unlike most holding midfielders, Matic doesn't just play with his back to defenders. That is a big change from a year ago, when United played only five pre-season matches after a friendly against Manchester City in Beijing was called off.

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  • Getting used to a Wembley way will be hard, admits Mauricio Pochettino
Getting used to a Wembley way will be hard, admits Mauricio Pochettino

However, Tottenham are reluctant to sell Rose, who has been capped twelve times by England. Rose was forced to apologise on Friday for the opinions he aired in an interview with the Sun that were critical of Spurs' transfer dealings and his own contract situation at the north London club.

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  • Neymar's Image Rights Not Included in PSG Contract
Neymar's Image Rights Not Included in PSG Contract

The trio dubbed as MSN used to terrorise the opposition with their skilful and breath-taking football. The transfer strategy started to show in the results as PSG won back to back seasons without threat. But domestic success will be only part of what PSG are aiming to achieve with Neymar in their ranks. There is speculation that some of the...

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  • Romelu Lukaku scores on Manchester United debut
Romelu Lukaku scores on Manchester United debut

He is a fantastic signing for us because I can trust him to perform at a high level". Yet this was more than just a story of Lukaku's two-goal debut and, though the striker deserves the headlines, the form of Marcus Rashford and Paul Pogba should also fill Mourinho with optimism that his team are capable of significant improvement fro...

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  • Evergrande's Paulinho to join Barca in mega deal
Evergrande's Paulinho to join Barca in mega deal

Barcelona , which needs reinforcements after the world-record transfer of Brazil forward Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain last week, will pay the 40 million euros (US$47.26 million) for the 29-year-old to end his two-year spell in the Chinese Super League.

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  • Rockies 3B Nolan Arenado exits after hit-by-pitch against Marlins
Rockies 3B Nolan Arenado exits after hit-by-pitch against Marlins

There was no immediate word on the extent of his injury. On the last bullet point, for emphasis - brace yourselves - 21 homers in 33 games is a 162-game pace of 103 home runs . "It was a good pitch", Marquez said of his 98-mph fastball on the outside corner. Stanton also extended his major league lead in homers, moving seven ahead of New York...

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  • No PSG contact over Sanchez, says Wenger
No PSG contact over Sanchez, says Wenger

Key players Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil are still yet to commit to the Gunners beyond their current deals, which expire in the next 12 months, and Wenger conceded the uncertainty surrounding his own situation may have eked into the dressing room.

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  • Seager's hit rallies Dodgers over Padres 6-3
Seager's hit rallies Dodgers over Padres 6-3

Ryu is 4-1 with a 2.19 ERA in six career starts against San Diego but struggled on July 7, 2016, when he allowed six runs in 4 2/3 innings. The last time Richard faced the Dodgers (June 30), he went just 4.1 innings and gave up seven earned on nine hits.

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  • Blue Jays place C Martin on DL
Blue Jays place C Martin on DL

The right-hander, who began the season at Double-A, allowed one run five hits. Danny Barnes, Leonel Campos, Ryan Tepera and J.P. Howell combined to pitch three scoreless innings in relief. Polanco (hamstring) is not in the lineup for Sunday's game against the Blue Jays. Darwin Barney and Justin Smoak each added solo home runs to give Toronto ...

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  • Kisner leads pack at PGA; Matsuyama, Stroud are 1 shot back
Kisner leads pack at PGA; Matsuyama, Stroud are 1 shot back

Kisner did well to chop that onto the green and two-putt from 45 feet for a 1-over 72. His tee shot was tracking the pin the entire way, and it even hit the hole as it rushed a few feet by the cup. From four-under, he fell to even par in one single hole. I could and should have finished at least in the under-par zone. Spieth entered the third r...

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  • Man Utd's £40m Matic transfer was not Conte's decision
Man Utd's £40m Matic transfer was not Conte's decision

Speaking to Sky Sports , Conte identified the "crazy transfer market" as the main reason for Chelsea's decision to sell Matic - who had two years left to run on his contract this summer and declined to commit to an extension - while admitting that his squad has lost a "top player".

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  • Neymar scores on debut for PSG
Neymar scores on debut for PSG

Unai Emery's side took the lead in the comical circumstances when defender Jordan Ikoko's back-pass trickled past goalkeeper Karl-Johan Johnsson. The six-time French champions doubled their advantage in emphatic fashion, though, with Neymar providing a sublime through-ball for Cavani, who thumped home his 90th goal in just 135 French top-flight ...

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  • Dovizioso wins stunning Austrian Grand Prix
Dovizioso wins stunning Austrian Grand Prix

Marquez retook the spot shortly thereafter at Turn 7, but again couldn't shake Dovizioso - who slipstreamed past on the main straight with seven laps to go. Lorenzo's pace began to fade from that point onwards, yet Dovizioso managed to stick within a couple of tenths of Marquez and coasted past again when the reigning champion erred at Turn 3 on l...

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  • Florida Suspends Antonio Callaway, Six Others For Season Opener vs. MI
Florida Suspends Antonio Callaway, Six Others For Season Opener vs. MI

The other players suspended were linebackers James Houston and Ventrell Miller , offensive lineman Kadeem Telfort and defensive linemen Keivonnis Davis , Jordan Smith and Richerd Desir-Jones. Callaway, a junior from Miami, led the Gators last season with 721 yards. They were later dropped, and Callaway reinstated, following a school-sponsored Tit...

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