Sports


BJP President Amit Shah eats food at local's house BJP President Amit Shah eats food at local's house
- July 05, 2017

People of states like Maharastra, Jharkhand, Jammu and Kashmir, Assam, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Goa and Manipur have changed governments when polls were held after Narendra Modi became prime minister. Addressing a BJP meeting in Ganjam district, Shah said Orissa remained "backward and poor", despite "substantial" assistance from the NDA government at the Centre. (more...)
Bernard Tomic Joins Australia's Body Count Of First-Round Drop-Outs Bernard Tomic Joins Australia's Body Count Of First-Round Drop-Outs
- July 05, 2017

Form which stood in stark contrast to the 24-year-old's performance against the same opponent just the week before when Tomic had destroyed Zverev. But I think I don't respect it enough. "So I feel holding a trophy or, you know, doing well, it doesn't satisfy me anymore". It's not there. I couldn't care less if I make a fourth round US Open or I lose first round. (more...)
Ravi Shastri is probably going to get coach's job, says Sunil Gavaskar Ravi Shastri is probably going to get coach's job, says Sunil Gavaskar
- July 05, 2017

It has also been learned that a former West Indies all-rounder and coach, who has a great deal of experience coaching, has also applied for the high-profile job. 5 applicants had already approached the BCCI which includes Dodda Ganesh, Lalchand Rajput, Virender Sehwag , Richard Pybus and Tom Moody. Later, he also said: "I would imagine the CAC would go back to a person the team feels comfortable with and give him the job". (more...)
Heat show respect to the selfless Chris Bosh Heat show respect to the selfless Chris Bosh
- July 05, 2017

The move was expected, coming six weeks after Miami, Bosh and the players' union had agreed to a resolution on Bosh's contract status. Bosh still gets that salary, plus $26.8 million for next season, and in theory could continue his career — if another team declares him fit to play. (more...)
Alexandre Lacazette having medical at Arsenal ahead of expected club record move Alexandre Lacazette having medical at Arsenal ahead of expected club record move
- July 05, 2017

Lacazette is expected to arrive in London within the next 48 hours to complete the club-record £52million move to Arsenal . The 47-year-old Lehmann joined Arsenal from Borussia Dortmund in July 2003 and made 200 first-team appearances for the Gunners . (more...)
Europa League Qualifiers: Shell-Shocked Rangers Dumped Out By Luxembourg Minnows Europa League Qualifiers: Shell-Shocked Rangers Dumped Out By Luxembourg Minnows
- July 05, 2017

Back in Europe for the first time in six years, Rangers would have expected to cruise past their opponents having registered a 1-0 win at Ibrox in the first leg. "For some of the players it was their first time together and their first time at Ibrox, so it was always going to be tense". "If I'm not showing strength to move the things forward then I couldn't be in this chair, so I'm strongly convinced I can do it", said Caixinha. (more...)
Woj: Zach Randolph signs two-year deal with Kings Woj: Zach Randolph signs two-year deal with Kings
- July 05, 2017

The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because the deal can not be signed until Thursday. Hill announced on Twitter that he was coming to Sacramento. He is a career 45.3 percent shooter and has averaged almost 12 points per game, 3.2 rebounds and 3.3 assists per game - though those numbers have been higher in recent seasons as he's started and played more minutes. (more...)
Kiren Rijiju safe after emergency helicopter landing Kiren Rijiju safe after emergency helicopter landing
- July 05, 2017

The IAF chopper had gone out of flood rescue operations from its base in Jorhat on Tuesday morning. The chopper was evacuating people, stranded at Sagalee due to landslides, triggered by rains. "CM Pema Khandu ji & state govt mobilizing local people to locate the missing IAF helicopter which was on a rescue mission in Arunachal", Rijiju said in a message on Twitter. (more...)
Federer, Djokovic get free passes at Wimbledon Federer, Djokovic get free passes at Wimbledon
- July 05, 2017

The consistency of results and performance of Radwanska over the years feels like a long time ago after a very poor 2017 season by her own standards. "So for that I need to be fast on my feet and quick in my mind". "You do maybe take the hammer and the nail and put the racket up against a wall and say I'm going to walk away from it all. (more...)
Chelsea's Diego Costa 'holding up Romelu Lukaku move to frustrate Antonio Conte'
- July 05, 2017

Chelsea striker Diego Costa is apparently single-handedly holding up the Blues' efforts to land Everton striker Romelu Lukaku - because he won't be forced out by Antonio Conte . Daily Star: Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is desperate to sign Alvaro Morata and Nemanja Matic before Sunday. Reports have suggested the 24-year-old prefers a move to Chelsea but BBC presenter Askam claims the player's camp is encouraging him to choose United instead. (more...)
Now, the Celtics wait on Hayward Now, the Celtics wait on Hayward
- July 05, 2017

Apparently, Hayward flew to Boston from Miami. Hayward was first spotted in the Bay State on Saturday night, when Celtics head coach Brad Stevens was seen picking him up from Logan International Airport. Hayward was one of the most sought-after free agents this off-season because of his age and performance last campaign. The Celtics now have a load of wings, but remember: they started Gerald Green in the playoffs a year ago. (more...)
MLB Rumors: Cubs Asked Tigers About Possible Justin Verlander Trade MLB Rumors: Cubs Asked Tigers About Possible Justin Verlander Trade
- July 04, 2017

The Chicago Cubs are looking for help before the trade deadline with a pair of Detroit Tigers stars now being targeted. They are second in the NL Central with a 41-41 record, 2.5 games behind the Milwaukee Brewers. Interested teams told ESPN that the "perception" is that the Tigers are looking for a big return without a salary offset. According to Jon Morosi of MLB Network, the Cubs have asked about both pitcher Justin Verlander and catcher Alex Avila , although negotiations ... (more...)
Tammy Abraham: Chelsea striker joins Swansea on loan after signing new deal Tammy Abraham: Chelsea striker joins Swansea on loan after signing new deal
- July 04, 2017

Abraham spent last season on loan with Bristol City in the Championship and excelled, scoring 26 goals in 48 appearances for the club. Former Chelsea coach Michael Beale has backed Tammy Abraham's move to Swansea City and believes turning out for the Welsh giants is a great opportunity for the young striker. (more...)
New York Yankees vs New York Yankees vs
- July 04, 2017

The Yankees , meanwhile, are just 2-6 in Sabathia's last eight starts against the Blue Jays and are 6-14 in their last 20 games overall. He allowed just two earned runs, but wound up earning the loss and after the game. Dellin Betances pitched a scoreless eighth, striking out Jose Bautista and Justin Smoak on 99 miles per hour full-count fastballs. Smoak struck out as catcher Sanchez made a ideal throw to nab Donaldson trying to steal second. (more...)
Gordon Hayward has 'excellent' meeting with Utah Jazz but remains undecided Gordon Hayward has 'excellent' meeting with Utah Jazz but remains undecided
- July 04, 2017

The palm tree represented the Miami Heat; the shamrock represented the Boston Celtics; and the saxophone represented Gobert's Utah Jazz . If he chooses the Celtics , he'll join the Isaiah Thomas-led team that earned the top seed in the Eastern Conference last season before falling to LeBron James' Cleveland Cavaliers in five games in the conference finals. (more...)
Newcastle bolster back four with Eibar's Florian Lejeune Newcastle bolster back four with Eibar's Florian Lejeune
- July 04, 2017

Former France youth worldwide Lejeune has also had spells at Girona and Villarreal . Newcastle United's latest addition has been speaking to the club's official website about the reasons for his transfer. James' Park this summer, following the permanent arrival of winger Christian Atsu in May". Its completion will come as a boost to Benitez , who had grown increasingly frustrated with the lack of activity in an inflated summer transfer market. (more...)
Darren Collison agrees to two-year deal with Pacers Darren Collison agrees to two-year deal with Pacers
- July 04, 2017

He spent the last three seasons in dysfunctional Sacramento, where he averaged 14.2 points and 4.7 assists per game. Congrats on the new contract, Darren, and best of luck going forward! The deal is said to include a partial guarantee on the second year. (more...)
Pakistan's Kainat Imtiaz's hails Jhulan Goswami, shares heart-touching message on Instagram Pakistan's Kainat Imtiaz's hails Jhulan Goswami, shares heart-touching message on Instagram
- July 04, 2017

This time the story hails from the women's cricket teams. Amidst of all the tensions between the two neighbouring countries - India and Pakistan, Cricket silently continues to play the role of "healer" to bridge the gap. Kainat was a 10-year-old kid representing Karachi Blues in a hard ball tournament, when current captains Mithali Raj and Sana Mir were part of their teams during the 2005-06 Asia Cup. (more...)
Dallas Stars sign Alexander Radulov — NHL Rumors Dallas Stars sign Alexander Radulov — NHL Rumors
- July 04, 2017

What to expect from Hemsky certainly is up in the air. His scoring production has certainly faded a little and he's injury prone: two reasons that teams had to be careful about signing the veteran forward . And in his own mind, he wasn't about to take that chance. I'm back after my operation and I have played 14 games. In the broader context, Hemsky did not have an amazing tenure in Dallas. (more...)
Everton still interested in signing Wayne Rooney this summer Everton still interested in signing Wayne Rooney this summer
- July 04, 2017

The Red Devils captain is the next target for the Toffees with the 31-year-old struggling for first-team football at Old Trafford. Rooney has insisted that he will not play for any other Premier League club but Everton , the team he supported as a youngster and with whom he made his professional debut, should he quit United. (more...)