Women missing from Forbes' highest-paid athletes of 2018

For instance, Roger Federer, who took home $77.2 million, made $65 million through endorsements. Mayweather tops the Forbes list of 2018's highest-paid athletes, having earned roughly $285 million previous year. ESPN's Sport Analytics group starts... More..

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Marko Arnautovic dismisses Manchester United speculation
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Marko Arnautovic dismisses Manchester United speculation

But with United now reportedly interest, West Ham have another battle on their hands as they look to fend off the Red Devils' interest though Arnautovic himself has remained extremely coy on the situation. ...More..

Nadal thumps Del Potro to ease into French Open final against Thiem
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Nadal thumps Del Potro to ease into French Open final against Thiem

They will play each other Friday, when the other men's semifinal is No. 7 Dominic Thiem of Austria against 72nd-ranked Marco Cecchinato of Italy. And I spoke to Dominic on Friday, and he made it clear to me...More..

Bates, Green tons power New Zealand women to record ODI total
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Bates, Green tons power New Zealand women to record ODI total

Bates smashed a 94-ball 151 while Green raced away to a 77-ball 121 as New Zealand women stormed past England's 2016 world record of 444 against Pakistan. "It's unbelievable really", Bates said following the ...More..

Robert Pires has high hopes for Arsenal bound midfielder
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Robert Pires has high hopes for Arsenal bound midfielder

The Switzerland worldwide spent the best part of a decade in Turin and helped Juve win seven Serie A titles. The Greek worldwide has just one year remaining on his contract and he's refused to sign an extensi...More..

Name Of Real Madrid’s Next Manager Leaked By Spanish Club?
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Name Of Real Madrid’s Next Manager Leaked By Spanish Club?

But, while the betting remains wide open, rejections at the hands of Pochettino and Allegri, means that Real Madrid have now reportedly set their sights on Chelsea boss Antonio Conte ( Daily Mail ). The...More..

Warriors' 2018 National Basketball Association championship parade
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Warriors' 2018 National Basketball Association championship parade

For the first time since Kevin Durant signed with the team following the 2016 season, they had to face their own mortality - they met an enemy of their own creation, a squad whose full focus was beating G...More..

by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Brazil medical chief delivers update on crocked Man Utd signing Fred

Brazil team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar says the midfielder will undergo further tests to understand how serious the injury is. He sat out training on Friday - Brazil's last session in London before they fly t...More..

Premier League to introduce winter break from 2019/20 season, the FA confirm
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Premier League to introduce winter break from 2019/20 season, the FA confirm

The winter break ensures that Premier League matches will still be played over the period, with five top-flight games to be staged on the first weekend and five on the following weekend. Richard Scudamore added...More..

Mercedes delay new engine until after Canada
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Mercedes delay new engine until after Canada

His outlook had improved on Friday after leading in practice for the first time this year. If that was to happen the pressure would be on Max Verstappen to put the multiple mistakes he has made in 2018 behind...More..

Keys rallies back to beat Putintseva and reach Paris semi-finals
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Keys rallies back to beat Putintseva and reach Paris semi-finals

Keys briefly rallied to pull one break back, but Stephens did not waste her second opportunity, sealing victory on her first match point with a glorious backhand victor down the line. "To be 30-all, 5-4 and hav...More..

Thiem ends Cecchinato fairytale to reach French Open final
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Thiem ends Cecchinato fairytale to reach French Open final

His appetite was audible in the long, trailing groans of effort that echoed around the old concrete stadium. 'Today is a day to rejoice , ' he said after his 6-4 6-1 6-2 win. The big serves, the monstro...More..

Max Verstappen still evolving as a driver, says Christian Horner
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Max Verstappen still evolving as a driver, says Christian Horner

Brendon Hartley drives during practice at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve. Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen was second quickest, a tenth down on Verstappen's pace, whilst the second Red Bull auto of Daniel Ricciardo w...More..

Watch LeBron James Leave Floor After Warriors Complete Sweep of Cavs
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Watch LeBron James Leave Floor After Warriors Complete Sweep of Cavs

While this was perhaps their most hard season, they found a way to overcome a 3-2 deficit against the Rockets and then cruise through the Finals. As a team , the Cavaliers shot just 43 percent from the field a...More..

Controversial college pitcher Luke Heimlich goes undrafted again
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Controversial college pitcher Luke Heimlich goes undrafted again

Heimlich was seen as a top-3 round talent in last year's draft after being named the Pac-12 pitcher of the year, but when news came out of his former conviction no team picked him. In his guilty plea, Heimlich ...More..

Trump won't invite NBA champions to White House
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Trump won't invite NBA champions to White House

Cleveland Cavaliers kingpin LeBron James. "It won't be Cleveland or Golden State going", James said on Tuesday, May 28. "I know no matter who wins this series, no one wants to go anyway", James said. "Pret...More..

Ian Smith comes on for Costa Rica, Football Twitter goes wild
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Ian Smith comes on for Costa Rica, Football Twitter goes wild

In the opening half, with Manchester United forward Rashford influential in the inside-left role, England showed their pace and comfort on the ball but after the interval the game became slower and much les...More..

Warriors' Kevin Durant held back from heckling Cavaliers fan
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Warriors' Kevin Durant held back from heckling Cavaliers fan

The departure of Durant will be a huge loss for the Warriors, but there is a possibility that Golden State will immediately find his replacement in the free agent market. After Game 4, James said the injury was...More..

Kevin Durant named NBA Finals MVP
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Kevin Durant named NBA Finals MVP

Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors celebrate as coach Tyronn Lue of the Cleveland Cavaliers looks on Friday during Game Four of the 2018 NBA Finals in Cleveland . The Cavs cou...More..

Romero misses weight for UFC 225 main event
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Romero misses weight for UFC 225 main event

Update: A UFC official confirmed to Sporting News the fight is still on. Romero needed to strip down naked on his first weigh-in attempt but tipped the scales at 186lbs [one pound over]. Explosive Sydney hea...More..

LeBron James to Los Angeles Lakers?
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

LeBron James to Los Angeles Lakers?

As James and his Cavaliers look to get back into the Finals against Golden State after falling down 2-0, the focus will soon turn to what his free agent plans might be. What Los Angeles can offer is ultimate fl...More..

Warriors upset over ‘dangerous play’ by Perkins
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Warriors upset over ‘dangerous play’ by Perkins

Fans have grown accustomed to Curry's downtown takeover periods. Although Curry has pushed Warriors closer to their third title in four years, Kellerman admits he would be baffled if the two-time NBA Finals...More..

Rafael Nadal beats Diego Schwartzman
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Rafael Nadal beats Diego Schwartzman

Nadal hopes to make his 11th French Open final appearance. Nadal won the French Open on his debut as a 19-year-old and came into this year's event with a 79-2 win-loss record at Roland Garros. Less than...More..

Trump floats pardoning Muhammad Ali. Boxer’s lawyer says no thanks
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Trump floats pardoning Muhammad Ali. Boxer’s lawyer says no thanks

Ali refused to enter the military during the Vietnam War, declaring himself a conscientious objector. Ali was immediately stripped of his heavyweight title and convicted of draft evasion. However, the Suprem...More..

Lanzini to miss World Cup with knee injury
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Lanzini to miss World Cup with knee injury

The World Cup finals kick-off in Russian Federation next week and the 25-year-old West Ham United player was expected to be a starter in manager Jorge Sampaoli's squad. " West Ham United can confirm that Ma...More..

Harry Kane close to signing new Tottenham Hotspur deal
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Harry Kane close to signing new Tottenham Hotspur deal

In 2017 he made history by breaking Alan Shearer's record for the most top flight goals scored in a calendar year, netting 39 in total. Ahead of leading England in this summer's World Cup in Russia, Kane s...More..

Fury says 'never felt better' ahead of comeback fight
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Fury says 'never felt better' ahead of comeback fight

The 12-round co-feature features local hero, undefeated Brit Terry "Turbo" Flanagan (33-0, 13 KOs), in his bid to become a two-division world champion, versus unbeaten American Maurice "Mighty Mo" Hooker (23-0-...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Trump says he may pardon Muhammad Ali for draft evasion

Simpson is not one of them, he said. I thought Alice yesterday was lovely. Those under consideration include "folks that have sentences that aren't very fair", Trump said. Mr Trump's comments follow his pardon...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Thanks To Warriors Game 3 Win, America Gets Free Tacos

With the win, the Warriors take a 3-0 series lead, but, perhaps more importantly for some folks, they earned America free tacos from Taco Bell . You only get one per person, though, and unfortunately, exceptio...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Tiger Woods yacht spotted in the Hamptons prior to US Open

Woods has decided against the travesty of a hotel room or a rented home, and has opted to stay aboard the questionably dubbed Privacy . The report states that Woods will be staying on the yacht while playing i...More..

Romelu Lukaku on target as Belgium coast past Egypt in friendly
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Romelu Lukaku on target as Belgium coast past Egypt in friendly

Now rehabbing his shoulder, the 44-goal hero has been included in Egypt's squad for the World Cup - which gets underway against Uruguay in the second game in Group A on 15 June. Driven forward by the speed ...More..

LeBron's Game 3 dunk sets social media on fire
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

LeBron's Game 3 dunk sets social media on fire

And that 3-point dagger? This year it was a few feet further away from the basket. No, it stands alone because it was necessary. James finished with 33 points, 10 rebounds and 11 assists, playing 47 minutes. Ba...More..

Liverpool keeper Karius suffered concussion
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Liverpool keeper Karius suffered concussion

Loris Karius had not made a single error in the Champions League this season until the final but those high profile mistakes could lead to Liverpool renewing their interest in Roma stopper Alisson, a target ...More..

Simona Halep battles past Garbine Muguruza to reach French Open final
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Simona Halep battles past Garbine Muguruza to reach French Open final

This time a year ago, Stephens was still sidelined with a foot injury that her walking around in crutches and Keys was coming off a second wrist surgery. "I've been a long time without feeling good with my bo...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Nadal sets up Del Potro showdown in semis

The 6-foot-6 (1.98-meter) Argentine wiped away tears during his on-court interview, telling fans who chanted his nickname, "delPo": "It has been a long time without good feelings on my body". The second set, li...More..