Home  |  

Sports News

Fabian Delph considers himself both a team man and a family man but faces a clash between the two at the World Cup, with his third child due to arrive mid-tournament.

 

Keane is currently in his fifth year as assistant to Republic of Ireland boss Martin O'Neill having previously managed in his own right at Sunderland and Ipswich. As the pair started work with their players ahead of friendlies against France and the USA, the former Manchester United skipper reflected on the merry-go-round which has claimed Premier League casualties Sam Allardyce, David Moyes, Carlos Carvalhal and Paul Lambert this month.

 

England's batsmen endured a miserable start to the Test summer as they were bowled out for 184 by Pakistan at Lord's. Alastair Cook scored 70 but he was the only member of England's top four who reached double figures on the opening day of the first Test as Hasan Ali and Mohammad Abbas each took four wickets for the visitors.

 

Kohli, cricket's biggest global star, was due to play for the Brown Caps throughout the month of June in what would have been his first ever overseas contract. But the Board of Control for Cricket in India has announced he is no longer available after suffering the neck problem in an Indian Premier League match last week.

 

The Boston Celtics are a win away from the NBA finals after beating the Cleveland Cavaliers 96-83 in game five. Rookie Jayson Tatum scored 24 points with seven rebounds and four assists, Jaylen Brown added 17 points and Al Horford 15 as the Celtics took the Eastern Conference finals series to 3-2.

 

This Jan. 26, 2018 police body-camera footage released by Milwaukee Police Department shows NBA Bucks guard Sterling Brown as he talks to arresting police officers after being shot by a stun gun in a Walgreens park... . This Jan. 26, 2018 police body-camera footage released by Milwaukee Police Department shows NBA Bucks guard Sterling Brown as he talks to arresting police officers after being shot by a stun gun in a Walgreens park... .

 

Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce has welcomed his team's spirit ahead of the play-off showdown with Fulham Steve Bruce's underdogs have been straining at the leash ahead of the Championship play-off final, so much so the Aston Villa manager was forced to cut short training. A mini-match during Tuesday's session was in danger of getting overly competitive, with four days still to go before Villa's Wembley showdown against Fulham, who the bookmakers have made favourites.

 

NFL owners approved a new policy Wednesday aimed at addressing the firestorm over national anthem protests sparked by Colin Kaepernick and polarized by President Trump, permitting players to stay in the locker room during the "The Star-Spangled Banner" but requiring them to stand if they come to the field. Commissioner Roger Goodell said the change was approved unanimously by the owners at their spring meeting in Atlanta, but even that was up for debate.

 

Wayne Rooney will travel to the United States to meet officials at DC United this week, his spokesperson has confirmed. Everton's former England captain, who has one year left on his contract at Goodison Park, has been linked with a move to the Washington-based Major League Soccer club in recent weeks.

 

Signs of a managerial shuffle in the Serie A could herald the departure of Antonio Conte from Chelsea, The Sun reports. According to the paper Carlo Ancelotti met with Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis in Rome on Tuesday night, which could hold significance for Stamford Bridge's current head honcho.

 

James Harden scored 30 points, Chris Paul had 27 and the Houston Rockets sustained the latest second-half flurry by Stephen Curry, evening the Western Conference finals at two games apiece with a 95-92 victory Tuesday night . Curry scored 28 points and Kevin Durant added 27 points and 12 rebounds but the defending champions missed their final six shots from the floor and their NBA-record postseason winning streak at home ended at 16 games.

 

The 46-year-old left French side Paris St Germain earlier this month and is set to walk straight back into work at the Emirates Stadium. On Tuesday evening, the homepage of his personal website www.unai-emery.com displayed a picture of Emery alongside an Arsenal crest.

 

There is not a second's hesitation before Bess, set to become England's youngest ever Test finger spinner, confirms his 'can-do' reputation by nominating Pakistan wickets as his first driving force on debut. The 20-year-old's second objective will be less obvious to most, unless they have read of the moment last week when a phone conversation with national selector Ed Smith to inform him of his call-up interrupted Bess and his girlfriend's trip round Ikea.

 

Four states will cast ballots Tuesday as the 2018 midterm elections take shape. Voters in Arkansas, Georgia and Kentucky hold primaries, while Texans settle several primary runoffs after their first round of voting in March.

 

England striker Marcus Rashford has penned a tribute to his home city of Manchester on the anniversary of the Arena bombing. Manchester's two professional clubs adopted the tagline of 'a city united' in the wake of the atrocity, and Rashford has paid his tributes a year on.

 

Gareth Southgate has shared the leadership role around since taking over as manager in 2016 but has now appointed the Tottenham striker for the tournament in Russia. The 24-year-old was first given the armband for the qualifier against Scotland last June and has skippered the side on three further occasions.

 

The former Real Madrid and Manchester City boss succeeds David Moyes, having left Chinese Super League club Hebei China Fortune over the weekend. Joint chairman David Sullivan hailed Pellegrini's track record of winning the Premier League title with City as crucial to his chances of ushering in a new era of success at the London Stadium.

 


Enter Stock Symbol
  
advertisement


NewsSpotter is not responsible for the content of external internet sites.