Raptors hiring Nick Nurse as head coach

According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , the Raptors are hiring assistant coach Nick Nurse to replace Dwane Casey , who was sacked just over a month ago. He joined the Raptors organization in 2013 and has served as an assistant on the staff alongsi... More..

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Spain boss Lopetegui to take Real reins after World Cup

Spain coach Julen Lopetegui will take over as Real Madrid boss after the World Cup , the La Liga giants have announced. " Julen Lopetegui will join the club after Spain's participation in the World C...More..

Maybe Frank Warren was wrong about Anthony Joshua's next fight after all
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Maybe Frank Warren was wrong about Anthony Joshua's next fight after all

Hearn recently claimed that a deal to fight mandatory WBA challenger Povetkin was "virtually done" but there's no telling how much of that was a clever ploy to force Wilder's hand and if that's what the Matchro...More..

Real Madrid €170m for Milinkovic-Savic
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Real Madrid €170m for Milinkovic-Savic

Letting him join Lazio could have the biggest risk of all, if it helps rivals Manchester United clinch their biggest signing of the summer. The race to sign Milinkovic-Savic takes an interesting turn. The 2...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Neymar lands in Russia, Messi casts doubt over World Cup future

Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar has spoken of fears over his fitness holding up following a broken metatarsal in February and he was forced to withstand some robust challenges before a wonderful solo effort m...More..

Southgate wants England players to entertain nation´s fans
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Southgate wants England players to entertain nation´s fans

Ever since England won the World Cup in 1966 and thus set unrealistically high expectations for every squad that proceeded them, the relationship between the media and the England team has grown increas...More..

Arsenal 'in for Sampdoria midfielder Lucas Torreira'
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Arsenal 'in for Sampdoria midfielder Lucas Torreira'

According to Football Italia , Gli Azzurri had agreed to pay the €25 million release clause for the Uruguayan global and were in advanced stages of contract negotiations, when Arsenal made a competing bid. B...More..

Details about Real Madrid star's potential destinations revealed
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Details about Real Madrid star's potential destinations revealed

Cape Town - Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo made a young fan's dream come true when turning back from the team bus to have his picture taken with him. Ronaldo went the extra mile to make the fan's day. ...More..

Dominic Thiem hails 'awesome' King of Clay Nadal after French Open defeat
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Dominic Thiem hails 'awesome' King of Clay Nadal after French Open defeat

Nadal threw his arms skywards and turned to his entourage including coach and fellow Mallorcan Carlos Moya and his uncle Toni, who stood down from his coaching role a year ago after his nephew worn his 10th Fre...More..

Facts about Super Eagles' World Cup jersey numbers
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Facts about Super Eagles' World Cup jersey numbers

Super Eagles senior official Pascal Patrick confirmed the arrival of the Super Eagles of Nigeria in Russian Federation to NAIJ.com stressing that the players are ready to make Nigerians proud. Barcelona midfiel...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Belmont Stakes: Justify completes US Flat racing Triple Crown

But he likely won't be lauded as horse racing's history savior, like American Pharoah . No chance. Between his imposing size and glistening chestnut coat, Justify is hard to overlook, particularly with h...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Boxing World Goes Nuts After Wilder Accepts Joshua’s Offer

If Joshua prefers the fight in the UK. 'The story is very simple and that is Deontay Wilder today, accepted the terms that Anthony Joshua's team gave us, ' he said. 'Hopefully, we'll get an answer in the ne...More..

New Nice manager Patrick Vieira insists his Arsenal success ‘no longer counts’
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

New Nice manager Patrick Vieira insists his Arsenal success ‘no longer counts’

After winning three Premier League titles and three FA Cups he joined Juventus for a season as the club topped Serie A but then were stripped of the title and then had four years with Inter Milan each toppe...More..

Liverpool 'Unlikely' to Sign Roma Target Despite Holding Talks With Player's Agent
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Liverpool 'Unlikely' to Sign Roma Target Despite Holding Talks With Player's Agent

Liverpool target Alisson Becker spoke to reporters after his Brazil side beat Austria 3-0 in their final World Cup warm-up game yesterday, and responded when asked whether he will be leaving Roma this summ...More..

Intercontinental Cup 2018 Final, India vs Kenya
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Intercontinental Cup 2018 Final, India vs Kenya

This win comes at a very crucial time for India as an emotional Sunil Chhetri had urged fans to come to the stadiums to support the national team. In addition to this, he is only behind Portugal's Cristi...More..

Disgraced Australia opener David Warner set to return … in the commentary box
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Disgraced Australia opener David Warner set to return … in the commentary box

David Willey bowled his full ten overs for the first time in ODI cricket for almost two years despite Cricviz data showing he has swung the ball less on only two previous occasions in his England career. "I d...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Springboks Schalk Brits recalled England Test Bloemfontein

I kept on telling everyone that don't stress we are going to win this game. "It certainly could've gone from bad to worse, but credit to Siya (Kolisi ), Duane (Vermeulen), Beast (Mtawarira) and Handre (Polla...More..

Pistons hire ex-Raps coach Casey
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Pistons hire ex-Raps coach Casey

And proving his best days are ahead of him. The Pistons parted ways with Stan Van Gundy last month after a four year run with the team as President of Basketball Operations and head coach. Part of getting the...More..

Del Potro's epic praise for French Open finalist Nadal
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Del Potro's epic praise for French Open finalist Nadal

Defending champion Rafael Nadal faced an anxious night after rain intervened with him trailing Argentina's Diego Schwartzman in his French Open quarter-final on Wednesday. "The first set was very hard, with...More..

Magogo leads top brass FUFA delegation to 68th FIFA Congress in Russian Federation
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Magogo leads top brass FUFA delegation to 68th FIFA Congress in Russian Federation

The 26-year-old had come off the bench to score in last weekend's 2-0 win over Croatia in Liverpool, his first appearance since breaking a bone in his foot playing for PSG in February. Fan zones will be opened ...More..

by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Checkered flag fiasco 'not my fault' says Winnie Harlow

The mistake also meant the race was officially declared as 68 laps long with the final two laps erased, and the FIA, Formula 1's governing body, have sought to explain the incident. Twelve years later, the flag...More..

Liverpool in talks to sign Stoke City attacker
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Liverpool in talks to sign Stoke City attacker

Shaqiri, 26, is set to leave Stoke this summer following their relegation from the Premier League and a number of clubs have been weighing up moves for the Switzerland winger. "I want to put players on the pi...More..

Liverpool confirm midfielder Emre Can will leave the club this summer
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Liverpool confirm midfielder Emre Can will leave the club this summer

Emre Can is set to join Juventus on a free transfer after failing to agree on a contract to extend his four-year stay at Liverpool . Meanwhile Joachim Löw has chosen to use him as a right back for Germany ...More..

Johnson on top of the world after Memphis victory
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Johnson on top of the world after Memphis victory

Open at Oakmont. Dustin Johnson waves to fans after making eagle on the 18th to win the St Jude Classic on the US PGA Tour. "It was a long way to get there, and I held it for a long time and obviously JT to...More..

Anthony Joshua becomes OBE in Queen’s Birthday Honours
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Anthony Joshua becomes OBE in Queen’s Birthday Honours

Also on the list is perfume entrepreneur Jo Malone, who is granted a CBE, and journalist and radio presenter Kate Adie, who receives the same honour. "Deeply touched to receive this honour from the nation tha...More..

Mets release Adrian Gonzalez, call up Dominic Smith
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Mets release Adrian Gonzalez, call up Dominic Smith

The Mets have had enough of Adrian Gonzalez . To take his spot, the Mets called up Dominic Smith from Triple-A Las Vegas and the 22-year-old will likely take over at first base. He also hit just one home run...More..

Ekta Bisht bowls India into final
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Ekta Bisht bowls India into final

ESPNcricinfo looks at the concerns that emerged out of India's run at the tournament. The Bangladesh captain was happy with the team's performance, saying, "We are very happy that we have won the Asia Cup". ...More..

by | Monday, June 11, 2018

President Donald Trump says he won't invite National Basketball Association champion to White House

Actually, Stephen Curry and LeBron James jointly decided before Friday's game that neither one meant to pay President Trump a White House visit after a win. Trump indicated that the basketball stars' opin...More..

Germany beat Saudi Arabia 2-1 in World Cup warm-up
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Germany beat Saudi Arabia 2-1 in World Cup warm-up

The scoreline flattered the Arabians, who converted a late penalty at the second attempt. "For a national player to be whistled - that helps nobody", the coach said after the game. Seferovic, battling for t...More..

New Jersey expected to OK sports betting law Thursday
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

New Jersey expected to OK sports betting law Thursday

A major bookmaking company has signed a contract to offer sports betting at tracks in New Jersey and NY. Just after the Supreme Court ruling on May 11, Churchill Downs Inc., the large racetrack and casino c...More..

Rafael Nadal speaks out on catching Roger Federer's Grand Slam haul
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Rafael Nadal speaks out on catching Roger Federer's Grand Slam haul

The 2018 French Open came to an end on Sunday, and while the men's side of things provided no surprises whatsoever, the women's event culminated in the crowning of a first-time Grand Slam champion. Between th...More..

Kyrie Irving says future with Celtics isn't clear yet
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Kyrie Irving says future with Celtics isn't clear yet

He has averaged 22 points and 5.5 assists per game in his seven-year career. The big draft year for the Celtics could be next season, as they own the Philadelphia 76ers' (top 1 protected) or Sacramento Kings'...More..

Canadian F1 Grand Prix 2018 Qualifying: Saturday's Results, Times, Final Grid
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Canadian F1 Grand Prix 2018 Qualifying: Saturday's Results, Times, Final Grid

With Red Bull also pushing the world champions, and finishing with two cars ahead of Hamilton, Wolff says the race-by-race battle is going to be determined by fine margins. "Forty years after Gilles won his G...More..

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola denies Yaya Toure claims
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola denies Yaya Toure claims

When the subject was brought up, Guardiola was reserved in his assessment, telling This Is Premier League: "I would say we made the best year in the Premier League ever". Toure, who barely featured as Manchest...More..

Mesut Ozil to miss Saudi Arabia friendly after suffering knee injury
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Mesut Ozil to miss Saudi Arabia friendly after suffering knee injury

The 29-year-old midfielder picked up the knock in Germany's 2-1 defeat to Austria on Saturday and has been unable to take part in full training this week. With Oezil out, Paris Saint-Germain's Julian Draxler ...More..