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Ivan Perisic hugely keen and excited to play under Jose Mourinho

Here is how Manchester United will line up with Perisic. It is claimed that Inter Milan are holding out for a fee of around £44m, but Manchester United ...


Kevin Durant finally gets a title as Warriors finish off Cavaliers

Cavaliers' forward LeBron James had a game-high 41 points and guard Kyrie Irving hit tough shots all night but defensive breakdowns by Cleveland led to e...


Tough rough: US Open conditions may rob drama from a major

Rory McIlroy , Jason Day and Jordan Spieth are all listed among the favorites as well ranging from +1200 odds to +1400 odds to win outright depending on the s...


Warriors beat Cavs 129-120 to win NBA title

After joining the Golden State Warriors last summer, it took just one season for Kevin Durant to win his first championship, and now he has an extra piece of...


Teenager Ostapenko shocks Wozniacki to reach last four

Fighting through rain delays, Ostapenko reaches the semifinals at the 2017 French Open . Bacsinszky, who also made the last four in 2015, will face unseeded ...


Pittsburgh wins 2nd straight Stanley Cup title

The City of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County today announced that a victory parade for the 2017 Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins will take place in d...


Fullback Hogg ruled out of remainder of Lions tour

Three rugby ambassadors have been chosen from England to head to New Zealand as part of a British & Irish Lions scheme. A multitude of errors, particularly ...


England Will Rotate Keepers In France Friendly - Southgate

But they were unable to hold on as the the impressive Kylian Mbappe laid the ball on for the equally-brilliant Ousmane Dembele to drill home the victor 12 m...


Power claims IndyCar win at Texas

That vaults him into the top 10 all time among major North American open-wheel series (AAA, USAC, Champ Car/CART and IndyCar), tied for ninth with Paul Tracy an...


Finals of National Spelling Bee begin with 40 elite spellers

But she received one accommodation to her tender age. Her preliminary test gave her one-point more than was needed to be one of the 50 who advanced to the fin...


Durant planned for this title months ago in picking Warriors

An unbelievable feeling for him, an unbelievable feeling for me and an unbelievable feeling for the team . Curry , 29, celebrated the Warriors' second Champ...


Warriors dethrone Cavaliers, capture National Basketball Association title with 129-120 win

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant has been named the 2017 Bill Russell NBA Finals MVP for his performance in the team's five-game series victory. ...


Twins draft California prep shortstop Royce Lewis at No. 1

The Arizona Diamondbacks stepped to the plate with the No. 7 overall pick and chose first baseman Pavin Smith from the University of Virginia. Picking #3 over...


Man Utd target Chelsea's Matic as Juventus pull out of transfer pursuit

Wilkins believes Lindelof has "done absolutely nothing" and says Keane would have been a better addition to United's back four than the 22-year-old Swede. Manch...


Fleury waives NMC, will be exposed to Vegas

He handed the torch - err, the Cup - to Matt Murray . I'll have a reflection about Fleury's Pittsburgh career in a later post. What is becoming more clear,...


Manchester United's bid for Real Madrid forward Alvaro Morata rejected

The Telegraph are alleging that the Spanish worldwide has agreed terms on a move to Old Trafford, with only the fee with Real Madrid to be determined betwe...


Penguins' Stanley Cup victory parade will be held Wednesday

The Detroit Red Wings were the last team to repeat, winning in 1997 and '98. The Penguins won their fifth title - all of them clinched on the road - to tie ...


Sunderland set to appoint Aberdeen's Derek McInnes as boss

McInnes, 45, who had spells with Rangers and West Brom as a player, has had an impressive season at Pittodrie and previously managed in England with Bristol C...


Woakes injury a concern for England, says Morgan

Hosts England were dealt with a major blow when following their win in the opening encounter of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 , it was revealed that Chris Wo...


Number of Louth women who travelled to United Kingdom for abortion in 2016

The Health Service Executive (HSE) in the Republic of Ireland , meanwhile, suggested that a similar reduction in the number of women who gave Irish addresses i...


Judge clouts 22nd homer, propels Yankees past Angels 5-3

Norris delivered two pitches out of the strike zone to Judge, who then hammered the third pitch into the stands in right-center field. Didi Gregorius grounds ...


Pakistan Beats Sri Lanka, Will Play England in Champions Trophy Semi-finals

However, Pakistan bowlers hit back and triggered a middle-order collapse before Asela Gunaratne (27) and Suranga Lakmal (26) tried to save the blushes for...


Manchester United agree transfer of Benfica's Lindelof

Away from United and Benfica , the biggest winners might be Swedish side Vasteras, who could be in line to receive a sum of nine million euros should the world...


Penguins get big ratings for NBC in Stanley Cup Final

Penguins head coach Mike Sullivan said Crosby deserved mention among the all-time greats and was "arguably" the finest player in his generation, but that deb...


When will the English Premier League fixtures for 2017-18 be announced?

The plan was proposed after broadcasters Sky reported that television viewership for league matches fell 14 per cent last season while subscriptions to their ...