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Lewis Hamilton signs new two-year, £40m deal with Mercedes

Lewis Hamilton signs new two-year, £40m deal with Mercedes

Lewis Hamilton has signed a new two-year deal with Mercedes reported to be worth £40m, which would make him Britain's highest paid sportsperson. Unlike most drivers in F1, Hamilton negotiates his c...

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Joe Hart set to start Manchester City's first pre-season friendly

Joe Hart set to start Manchester City's first pre-season friendly

City were interested in Brazil worldwide Fred before he joined Manchester United but prioritised a move for Jorginho and felt a deal for the midfielder would go through just 72 hours before he signed ...

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Roma chief Monchi: Liverpool paid significantly above market average for Alisson

Roma chief Monchi: Liverpool paid significantly above market average for Alisson

The breakdown of the cost is a guaranteed £56m upfront, £2.2m of which will go to the 25-year-old's former club Internacional. Upon putting pen to paper, the Brazil worldwide told Liverpool's offic...

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Celtics 'Seriously Engaged' In Marcus Smart Contract Talks

Celtics 'Seriously Engaged' In Marcus Smart Contract Talks

Something like the four-year, $52-million contract Smart agreed upon Thursday, according to league sources, always felt like a logical conclusion for these occasionally bumpy negotiations. He's played...

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'He's over in Liverpool now' - Roma boss confirms Alisson deal is imminent

The Blues are set to sell Thibaut Courtois to Real Madrid and their need for a new goalie led many fans to fear that Maurizio Sarri would swoop in for the Brazilian before Liverpool had the chance t...

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Portland Trail Blazers top Los Angeles Lakers for summer league title

Portland Trail Blazers top Los Angeles Lakers for summer league title

The Blazers got their Summer League revenge against the Lakers, and they did so in record-setting fashion. This resulted in Hart winning the Summer League MVP , and LeBron congratulated him for hi...

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OKC Thunder Trade Carmelo Anthony To Atlanta Hawks

OKC Thunder Trade Carmelo Anthony To Atlanta Hawks

ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski added the Thunder will send a 2022 protected first round draft pick to the Hawks. Schroder comes to the Thunder for a desired need: another fast, playmaking point guar...

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Here are the 'Madden NFL 19' ratings for every Patriots player

Here are the 'Madden NFL 19' ratings for every Patriots player

Next comes the Atlanta Falcons , Pittsburgh Steelers and New Orleans Saints, each of whom have a rating of 83. EA Sports has not yet confirmed that these will be the final ratings when Madden 1...

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Thierry Henry quits television role to focus on coaching career

Thierry Henry quits television role to focus on coaching career

Belgium have had the most successful World Cup in their history with their third-place in Russian Federation, and coach Roberto Martinez has played a great part in that success, as has his assistan...

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Australia: Goulding ban 'tough to swallow'

Australia: Goulding ban 'tough to swallow'

Among the home team's officials, assistant coach Joseph Uichico was suspended for three games, while head coach Vincent "Chot" Reyes will miss one game and was also fined for inciting unsportsmanlike ...

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Kisner leads Open Championship as McIlroy, Woods prepare to begin charge

Now 29, McIlroy is aiming to end a four-year drought without a major victory but the trend is towards the strong contingent from the United States maintaining a firm grip on the sport's biggest prizes...

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Twitter reacts as France takes the cup

Twitter reacts as France takes the cup

Take a look through the gallery above to see a potential FIFA World Cup Team of the Tournament from Russian Federation 2018 - but is it real? "When I say they're African, I'm not saying it as a way ...

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Larry Fedora at the ACC Kickoff

Larry Fedora at the ACC Kickoff

Fedora said today that he thinks the Tar Heels are a much more experienced team than a year ago while also bringing in new stars. "And I do believe that if it gets to that point, that our country goes...

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Liverpool giving medical to Alisson ahead of 'significant' transfer - Monchi

Liverpool giving medical to Alisson ahead of 'significant' transfer - Monchi

If everything goes smoothly, it will be finalised soon. The Reds earlier made a €70 million offer for the goalkeeper but increased their offer to €75 million overnight. The first season saw him batt...

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Dustin Johnson to tee off as betting favourite on British Open odds

Dustin Johnson to tee off as betting favourite on British Open odds

Spieth, who conceded he had enjoyed a few fortunate bounces earlier in his round, dropped further shots at 16 and 18 to return a one-over 72 which left him six strokes adrift of early clubhouse leader...

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Leicester move for Liverpool keeper could set off transfer chain reaction

The young goalkeeper had been expected to feature for Liverpool against Blackburn tonight, but he is now being ruled out of the clash. Danny Ward who was previously tipped to get chance to be Reds n...

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Germany's Kerber demolishes Serena's dream in Wimbledon finals

Germany's Kerber demolishes Serena's dream in Wimbledon finals

But he found himself in even more unfamiliar territory with an inspired Anderson's relentless, thudding serve eventually overpowering the 20-time grand slam victor. "In the fifth set it was so hard to...

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Meet the World's Highest-Paid Entertainers

Meet the World's Highest-Paid Entertainers

After his mega-fight with mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor previous year, the earnings from that fight and his other dealings landed Money Mayweather at the top of Forbes' Celebrity 100 list ....

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Manny Pacquiao calls out Floyd Mayweather for rematch

Manny Pacquiao calls out Floyd Mayweather for rematch

Unable to gain a foothold against Pacquiao's swarming attacks, Matthysse (39-5-1) looked to land on the counter but was forced to take a knee towards the end of the fifth round when he was visibly sha...

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Liverpool make £62mn bid to sign Roma's Alisson

Liverpool's bid, which is 70m euros, would overtake the current record for a keeper - 53m euros paid by Juventus to Parma for Gianluigi Buffon in 2001. Allison kept three clean sheets as Brazil bow...

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Sturridge wants to fight for starting role at Liverpool

Sturridge wants to fight for starting role at Liverpool

Sturridge, who scored a brace in Liverpool's 7-0 win over Chester on July 7th feels in good shape ahead of the pre-season International Champions Cup tournament. "Pre-season is going well, so for me...

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Paris renames metro stations to honour World Cup stars

Paris renames metro stations to honour World Cup stars

French players celebrate after bursting into a press conference by France head coach Didier Deschamps after the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luz...

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Alisson speaks out at airport as Roma accept £67m bid

Alisson speaks out at airport as Roma accept £67m bid

Alisson was thought to be open to a move to the Premier League club , though personal terms and a medical still had to be finalised. Alisson spoke in the video, saying: "Greetings to Roma fans...

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UNC coach Larry Fedora says the attack on football will be 'the decline of our country'

Fedora also raised some eyebrows for his comments about why football is part of what makes the United States so great, which he defended by sharing a comment he received from a former military general...

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British Open Predictions: Five Golfers Who Can Win Claret Jug

Instead of being among the first on the tee for practice, he didn't show up at Carnoustie until his news conference just before lunch. Alex Noren - The Swedish star came in tied for sixth at last ...

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Rishabh Pant earns maiden call-up to Indian Test team

He was not as successful subsequently as England fought back with wins at Lord's and Headingley but has done enough to force his way into contention for a third Test cap, having made his debut again...

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Oddsmakers see clear favorite in Kawhi Leonard sweepstakes

Oddsmakers see clear favorite in Kawhi Leonard sweepstakes

NFL Hall of Famer Cris Carter, who has been sharing Leonard scoops this week and seems to have some connection to the star forward's camp, said on FS1's " First Things First " Friday that Leonard has ...

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Detroit misses out on hosting future Final Four

Detroit misses out on hosting future Final Four

In 2009, the minimum capacity was bumped up to 70,000, which severely limits where the Final Four can be held, which is why you see the same cities over and over, and maximizes the NCAA's earning pote...

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DFS PGA Playbook: The Open Championship

Johnson said: "You hit it in a bunker and it's like a penalty shot". It looked as though it would run into a bunker, or maybe even the handle of a rake leaning on the left edge of the bunker. And then...

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Cavaliers sign Channing Frye

Cavaliers sign Channing Frye

He was dealt at the trading deadline last season along with guard Isaiah Thomas for guard Jordan Clarkson and forward Larry Nance . " Well I guess this is hello again ", Frye posted on Instagra...

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Tour de France 2018, stage 11

Tour de France 2018, stage 11

Froome crossed third, just behind Dumoulin, who moved up to third overall, 1:44 behind. Thomas, who is from Wales, required slightly less than 3-1/2 hours to complete the 108.5km route from 1992 Win...

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LeBron agrees to 4-year, $154 million contract with Lakers

LeBron agrees to 4-year, $154 million contract with Lakers

With the OK3 remaining intact, Chris Paul and James Harden attempting to run it back, and Kevin Durant returning to the Warriors for two more years the Western Conference may be the toughest eit...

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Raptors Roster & Starting Lineup With Kawhi Leonard for 2018

Raptors Roster & Starting Lineup With Kawhi Leonard for 2018

An NBA summer blockbuster got pulled off Wednesday, with the Spurs sending Leonard to the Raptors - weeks after the disgruntled 2014 NBA Finals MVP asked for a trade - as part of a deal that als...

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Chelsea looking to beat Liverpool to Alisson with £65 million bid

Chelsea looking to beat Liverpool to Alisson with £65 million bid

The Italian side are expected to spend some of the profits from the move on a former Liverpool man, taking Suso from Serie A rivals AC Milan, while Paris Saint-Germain's Alphonse Areola is the most ...

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Melbourne Rebels’ Amanaki Mafi released on bail after alleged assault

Melbourne Rebels’ Amanaki Mafi released on bail after alleged assault

Mafi, 28, a Japan global and 2017 Australian Super Rugby Player of the Year, is facing a serious assault charge of injuring with intent to injure, an offence that carries a maximum sentence of five ye...

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Wenger should NOT regret the whole 22 years at Arsenal

Wenger should NOT regret the whole 22 years at Arsenal

Wenger told French radio station RTL in a wide-ranging interview that he may have been better off seeking out a new challenge sooner. But that doesn't mean he regrets the whole of his time at Ars...

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Kerber stuns Serena in final while Nadal crashes out of Wimbledon

Kerber stuns Serena in final while Nadal crashes out of Wimbledon

In the weeks that followed the birth of Alexis Olympia , Williams developed blood clots on her lungs. On Saturday, it was Kerber's ability to blend her trademark defensive skills with aggression ...

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Justin Verlander went nuts after calling Aaron Judge's All-Star Game homer

Justin Verlander went nuts after calling Aaron Judge's All-Star Game homer

The Houston Astros' ace is a seven-time All-Star , but because he pitched Sunday against this former team, the Detroit Tigers, he wasn't eligible to be on the mound for the AL-NL showdown Tuesday. ...

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India call up Kuldeep Yadav for forthcoming Tests against England

With two centuries and a fifty in six List-A matches for India A, it isn't long before the talented youngster finds his way into the Indian Test squad . "He has been groomed for this for the last t...

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Why Jon Rahm is your best bet on grueling British Open course

Why Jon Rahm is your best bet on grueling British Open course

There will be players who take Woods' approach, and those who take Johnson's. Back then, when McIlroy was winning the medal for low amateur as Padraig Harrington won the tournament in a playoff ov...

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