• Mickelson confirms date, venue for Tiger Woods match
Mickelson confirms date, venue for Tiger Woods match

Rumours have abounded in recent weeks over a potential high-profile clash between the long-term PGA Tour rivals, with a reported winner-takes-all purse of $10million. 42-year-old Woods and 48-year-old Mickelson have won 19 Majors between them. With Mickelson's first win in five years earlier this season, and Woods' resurgence from multiple ba...

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  • Ray Lewis, Randy Moss and Brian Urlacher highlight Hall of Fame class
Ray Lewis, Randy Moss and Brian Urlacher highlight Hall of Fame class

Owens thanked everyone from his late grandmother and mother to coaches from his high school days in Alexander City, Alabama, through his time at Chattanooga and into the NFL . However, in my heart, I know that this is the right thing to do. Owens is eighth on the all-time receptions list with 1,078, second all time with 15,934 receiving yards, thi...

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  • Hazard no problem for Chelsea boss Sarri
Hazard no problem for Chelsea boss Sarri

But whatever the line-ups, there are plenty of talking points and the game will be closely watched for clues as domestic football reclaims centre stage just three weeks after the World Cup final in Russian Federation. The other two players likely to feature in midfield would be Cesc Fabregas and former Everton midfielder Ross Barkley. In 180 mi...

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  • Justin Rose pulls out of WGC-Bridgestone Invitational
Justin Rose pulls out of WGC-Bridgestone Invitational

Imagine walking the ropes alongside five-time major champion Phil Mickelson , marveling at how diminutive both Jordan Spieth and Rickie Fowler are, yet how far they can launch a golf ball, or even being able to join the massive gallery surrounding Tiger Woods .

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  • J.R. Smith congratulates LeBron James on ‘I Promise School’
J.R. Smith congratulates LeBron James on ‘I Promise School’

Students will be stocked with school supplies, and teachers will have the tools they need, including a faculty lounge stocked with snacks and beverages and access to workout trainers. "For kids, in general, all they want to know is that someone cares", James explained. James tweeted his excitement on Sunday before the school opened its doors, cal...

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  • Jose Mourinho launches impassioned defence of frustrated Alexis Sanchez
Jose Mourinho launches impassioned defence of frustrated Alexis Sanchez

Although worldwide players like Paul Pogba, Romelu Lukaku and David De Gea will be available for their first game against Leicester on August 10, they will not have played a game for three weeks and may well not have trained properly either.

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  • Thibaut Courtois 'makes Chelsea ultimatum'
Thibaut Courtois 'makes Chelsea ultimatum'

While Stoke have claimed that there have been no substantial bids for the England stopper, if Chelsea lose Courtois , then there is every chance they will chuck some big money at him. The Italian coach is set to speak with both players on Saturday to discuss their respective futures at the London club. Chelsea are reluctant to sell goalkeepe...

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  • EPL: Why Alisson refused to take Liverpool's No.1 shirt from Karius
EPL: Why Alisson refused to take Liverpool's No.1 shirt from Karius

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp is considering starting Xherdan Shaqiri against West Ham next weekend after his impressive performances in pre-season, according to the Liverpool Echo , cited by the Daily Express . I think there's no vacancy at Liverpool right now following the arrival of Fabinho and Naby Keita but Ramsey would certainly ...

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  • Cavs Fan Planning Parade for Tristan Thompson After He Punched Draymond Green
Cavs Fan Planning Parade for Tristan Thompson After He Punched Draymond Green

None of the attendees expected the on-the-court drama to flare back up in this setting. "It was more like a shove". Reports from Bossip and The Big Lead , which were also picked up by other USA sports media outlets, said the incident happened inside LA nightspot Delilah during a private party after the ESPY Awards last July 18.

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  • Chelsea offer new £290000-a-week contract to N'Golo Kante
Chelsea offer new £290000-a-week contract to N'Golo Kante

Everton are not willing to match Barcelona's £35m valuation of Mina, and will instead move for Manchester United's Argentina defender Marcos Rojo , 28. The Frenchman has developed into one of the best midfielders in the world. Tottenham looks to offload: The pursuit for Jack Grealish continues as Spurs hope to sell Toby Alderweireld, Dann...

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  • Racial comments: Trump hits back at LeBron James
Racial comments: Trump hits back at LeBron James

James said Trump is creating a wedge by using situations like National Football League player Colin Kaepernick kneeling during the anthem and "uninviting" NBA star Steph Curry to the White House. "We want every kid that walks through this school to be inspired", James told Lemon. I know the trials and tribulations they go through. The four-time N...

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  • Maurizio Sarri: 'Chelsea only need one more player'
Maurizio Sarri: 'Chelsea only need one more player'

However, Hodgson told talkSPORT : "I spoke to Wilf yesterday and he certainly gave me no indication it was true about wanting to quit the club". Pedro Rodriguez has extended his Chelsea contract until 2020. "In terms of his personality, how he comes across and his history of being a centre-half, I think I can learn a lot from him". Chelse...

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  • Bayern Munich Offer Manchester United £50m Star
Bayern Munich Offer Manchester United £50m Star

Some are even discussing which manager would take over at Manchester United if Mourinho chose to leave the club, with some big names mentioned among the bookies favourites. "So the game today, win 2-1, lose 2-1, draw 2-2, doesn't change anything but of course I know the players I can count on, these guys are fantastic professionals, they give eve...

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  • Murray feels ‘nice’ after comeback hardcourt win
Murray feels ‘nice’ after comeback hardcourt win

The match began after 10 p.m. Monday because of a rain delay and ended at about 12:45 a.m. Tuesday. I think if I do that, then I'll start to win more matches, my ranking will move up. That was part of a stretch in which he was broken in four of five service games. Obviously if you lose a match like that, it's a tough one. Murray needed a seventh ...

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  • England camp reacts to Virat Kohli's mic drop celebration
England camp reacts to Virat Kohli's mic drop celebration

In the first innings Ashwin was introduced in just the seventh over of the match. From a position of relative strength at 216 for 3, England lost their next six wickets for 69 to reach the close on a dicey 285 for 9. England , though, know they should already be out of sight in a game that has ebbed and flowed several times in the first two days....

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  • Ohio State says special, independent board formed in Urban Meyer investigation
Ohio State says special, independent board formed in Urban Meyer investigation

The allegations call into question Meyer's future at the school, one of the most visible in college sports. At the time of the charge, Zach Smith's attorney said Courtney Smith had accused him of driving to her apartment after she told him they would meet elsewhere so he could drop off their son.

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  • Former Chelsea boss Mourinho backs Sarri to succeed
Former Chelsea boss Mourinho backs Sarri to succeed

But Sarri says no decisions have been made and he is looking forward to meeting the trio for the first time on Saturday. He will be battling with the likes of Willian , Pedro and Eden Hazard for a spot as one of the attackers behind the main striker.

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  • England v India: Highlights from day two of first Test at Edgbaston
England v India: Highlights from day two of first Test at Edgbaston

However, this is not the first time when an Australian media house has rubbed Kohli the wrong way. Wicket-keeper Bairstow played the ball to midwicket for a single and then set off for what always looked a tight second, with Root comfortably run out by Kohli´s agile direct hit on the turn to end a 156-ball innings including nine fours.

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  • Ricciardo on top for Red Bull in opening practice
Ricciardo on top for Red Bull in opening practice

He wound up second ahead of Dutchman Max Verstappen in the second Red Bull, Ferrari team-mate Finn Kimi Raikkonen and the Mercedes of championship leader Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas. I don't care if this f****** engine blows up. 'Sometimes words betray you, ' he told Sky Sports . "I was happy today, happy to finish and get some ...

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  • Valencia set for captaincy as Manchester United prepare to cope without Lukaku
Valencia set for captaincy as Manchester United prepare to cope without Lukaku

The forward missed out on France's World Cup win and has his heart set on leaving Old Trafford due to fears his career is stagnating. In 45 appearances, the France global has contributed to 21 goals and assists in a rather fruitful 2017/18 campaign for the Red Devils .

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  • India eager to cement No 1 status with series win in England
India eager to cement No 1 status with series win in England

In contrast, if India can display their strength and prowess which has made them the highest-ranked side in the world, then they will further strength their grip on the top spot. A survey completed by 6,108 supporters ahead of this week's historic 1,000th Test for the England men's team came up with the side, which was drawn from a shortlist of m...

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  • Man United holds on to beat Real Madrid 2-1
Man United holds on to beat Real Madrid 2-1

Jose Mourinho caused a stir when he questioned why Anthony Martial had not returned to the United States following the birth of his second child. "We can fight for every title but if the manager wants to strengthen the team, it is something between him and the club".

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  • Transfer: Higuain snubs Chelsea, accepts AC Milan's offer
Transfer: Higuain snubs Chelsea, accepts AC Milan's offer

Juventus are looking to offload last season's top scorer following the €100m arrival of Cristiano Ronaldo from Real Madrid . It's worth noting, too, that Mateo Musacchio and Alessio Romagnoli are still in the ranks, plus Caldara is set to join them as part of the Higuain and Bonucci deal.

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  • Mourinho frustrated with United pre-season squad
Mourinho frustrated with United pre-season squad

The Portuguese had ranted after the Liverpool game that he didn't feel he had been supported enough during this summer transfer window, taking aim at United chief executive Ed Woodward. Mourinho , who has become increasingly downbeat during the tour, cut a frustrated figure as he spoke about the club's relative inactivity in the transfer market.

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  • Mourinho doubts United will make two signings he wants
Mourinho doubts United will make two signings he wants

Normally you don't get what you want which basically happened throughout my career. "Do you want me to be very happy with the players [Alexis Sanchez] has around him?" he asked reporters. With Grant and Dalot not seen as first-choice players, Mourinho says his starting XI will be similar to last season's. "The players that we have bought one is...

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  • Four die as gang mows down cycle tourists in Tajikistan
Four die as gang mows down cycle tourists in Tajikistan

A view of a bridge to Afghanistan across Panj river in Panji Poyon border outpost, south of Dushanbe , Tajikistan, May 2008. Four tourists, including two USA citizens, were killed in Tajikistan while cycling on July 29 after a auto plowed into them near the southern town of Danghara.

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  • John Isner wins BB&T Atlanta Open for 5th time in 6 years
John Isner wins BB&T Atlanta Open for 5th time in 6 years

Ebden, from Australia, beat local favourite Donald Young 6-4, 6-4. John Isner won the BB&T Atlanta Open for the fifth time in six years Sunday, beating fellow American Ryan Harrison in the final for the second straight year. The eighth-seeded Harrison took one hour and 44 minutes to overcome British left-hander 3-6 6-3 6-2 to set up a rematch...

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  • Matteo Darmian: I want to leave Man Utd
Matteo Darmian: I want to leave Man Utd

Mourinho had been banking on starting the Premier League season with a back four of Valencia, Shaw, Bailly and Smalling, but all are now injured or carrying knocks, throwing his preparations into disarray ahead of the home game against Leicester on August 10.

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  • F1 gossip: Raikkonen, Verstappen, Ricciardo, Red Bull, Gasly, Vettel, Bottas, Toro Rosso
F1 gossip: Raikkonen, Verstappen, Ricciardo, Red Bull, Gasly, Vettel, Bottas, Toro Rosso

The two victories came on tracks where Ferrari had been quicker in practice. But in a race effectively decided by Saturday's wet qualifying, when Mercedes locked out the front row of the grid against expectation, Hamilton was never challenged.

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  • LeBron James Is Doing a Talk Show for HBO
LeBron James Is Doing a Talk Show for HBO

The clip, which was filmed in Los Angeles, is scheduled to air in August. Several pictures from I Promise the school built by LeBron James in Akron, Ohio have surfaced and the only word that comes to mind is "incredible". - who goes by Bronny - because he lacked a father figure in his own life growing up. Look closely and you'll notice that t...

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