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Aston Villa announce signing of Stoke City midfielder Glenn Whelan

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Midfielder Glenn Whelan has left Stoke City to sign a two-year contract with Aston Villa . His time at the Bet365 Stadium has now come to an end with Aston Villa confirming they have officially completed a deal for the Dubliner. Whelan has spent nearly a decade with the Potters after moving to the Bet365 Stadium for just £500,000 at the start of 2008, and he made 26 starts in the Premier League last season. Read More »

USA's Jozy Altidore gets nipple-crippled AND bitten in the Gold Cup

FORMER Sunderland striker Jozy Altidore and defender Omar Gonzalez were both BITTEN by two different El Salvador players during the same game. She's like 'Only I can bite you. Altidore fell to the ground before getting up to angrily confront Romero. During another set-piece corner Gonzalez felt his opponent biting his left shoulder before screaming to the referee. Read More »

Marko Arnautovic close to £24m West Ham move

West Ham are due to play City in a pre-season friendly in Reykjavik, Iceland on Aug 4. Bilic has already signed the experienced duo of Joe Hart and Pablo Zabaleta ahead of next season and the club look determined to try and improve upon their disappointing performance in the League last term. Read More »

Amazon launches Spark, a social network for its shoppers

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Amazon has launched another new product discovery feature , this one called Amazon Spark , a content feature on its Amazon mobile app that takes cues from social media by allows users to shop items they see in photos and read about in posts generated by others, according to TechCrunch . Read More »

Arsenal claim 3-2 shootout win Bayern Munich in Shanghai

A legend of assists playing well with a natural goalscorer? Coming to Shanghai we had to adapt, and we worked hard. The 18-year-old replaced Daniel Welbeck in the 72nd minute of the game and quickly became a thorn in the flesh of the German side. Read More »

Wimbledon on alert due to possible match-fixing scandal

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Three of the recently flagged matches were at Wimbledon - two in qualifying, one in the main draw - and one was at Roland Garros. It is not the first time that match-fixing has been the talk of a Grand Slam as an investigation from the BBC and Buzzfeed News a year ago claimed that there was widespread match-fixing at Wimbledon organised by Russian and Italian gambling syndicates. Read More »

MLB Predictions: Will Cubs complete series sweep vs. Braves? 7/19/17

Montgomery reached the second level of the right-field seats with his homer off R.A. Dickey (6-6) in the fifth inning. The Cubs didn't have an immediate update on Bryant's condition. "The bases were empty", Dickey said. "I figured I'd take a chance on that one pitch", Montgomery said. Chicago, which scored 27 runs during a three-game weekend sweep of Baltimore, is 4-0 since the All-Star break for the first time since 2009 and has won its last five road games. Read More »

Vince Hamilton, Kimi terzo e Vettel settimo

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L'inglese ha tagliato il traguardo davanti al compagno di squadra Valtteri Bottas , seguito in terza posizione da Kimi Raikkonen ( Ferrari ). Altra vittoria e altro record per Lewis Hamilton . A completare il podio c'è Bottas sempre su Mercedes , autore di una rimonta incredibile. Vettel , pur non essendo partito brillantemente, aveva recuperato, tutto era andato liscio fino al penultimo giro, quando una foratura l'ha costretto a rientrare ai box. Read More »

Bihar Legislators Cast their Votes in Presidential Election

Counting will be held under the supervision of the Lok Sabha secretary general Anoop Mishra, who is also the Returning Officer. On July 25, Pranab Mukherjee , s period is getting over as a President. Stay tuned for live poll counting updates of the Presidential election of India, Meira Kumar vs Ramnath Kovind on this website. BJP's nominee Kovind is tipped to be the next President of this country. Read More »

Bittersweet moment for Henrik Stenson as he returns Claret Jug

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While Stenson would love to etch his name onto the Claret Jug for a second time, the Swede insists he is putting himself under minimal pressure to defend the trophy. "In golf, I guess you're only a couple of good shots and picking up some nice solid feelings away from having a really good week". The total prize money, in dollars, designated for the victor. Read More »

Lord's final prospect motivating Australia

India take on Australia in the ICC Women's World Cup semi-final match at County Ground in Derby on Thursday. "I don't think it all relies on one player in either team". Before the tournament Raj said: "I will be more than happy that I'm leading a team which can actually go on to be one of the best sides". The Bristol wicket had a bit of moisture and that is probably why Australia chose to bowl first after winning the toss (in the league game). Read More »

England's Tammy Beaumont chasing place in sell-out Lord's final

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In the group stage, they beat their semi-final opponents by 68 runs after making 373 for five, which included a record second-wicket partnership of 275 between Tammy Beaumont (148) and Sarah Taylor (147) at... "I think everyone is equal once they have reached this stage. We're definitely in a better place". South Africa: South Africa rested Chloe Tryon for their final league game against Australia but expect the vice-captain to line-up for the semifinal, at the expense of medium-pace ... Read More »

Giants Reunion With Sandoval 'possible — GM Bobby Evans

Sandoval was designated for assignment by the Boston Red Sox last week, and the Red Sox will owe Sandoval the remainder of his contract. He spent 11 years in the organization, winning three World Series titles before signing a five-year, $95-million deal with the Red Sox before the 2015 season. Read More »

USMNT: Time for Gold Cup experimentation is over

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TV schedule: The matchup is set to air on FS1, Unimas and Univision Deportes at 9 p.m. ET. Here's how to watch United States of America vs. El Salvador online . The team then handled Nicaragua 2-1 and Martinique 3-0 to finish second in Group B, nearly winning the group. "I just remember he had that mop haircut; it was bad, so I always give him crap about that", Altidore said before Tuesday's USMNT training session at the University of Pennsylvania. Read More »

Manchester United open talks with Marco Verratti's representatives

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Manager Jose Mourinho is believed to be keen to bring Verratti to Old Trafford, although Barcelona are also said to be interested in the 24-year-old. Italian journalist Alfredo Pedulla reports Mino Raiola is bidding to become Verratti's agent, after the midfielder publicly criticised with his current representative Donato Di Campli, who hit out at PSG for refusing to sell him . Read More »

Ben Simmons Sets Twitter Ablaze With Tweet to LeBron James

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But while the Cavaliers are still the favorites, the Celtics closed the gap against James and widened it against the rest of the East this offseason. He'll have the chance to renew the vows he made next summer, and it's a good bet that he's going to stay, finishing his career as a Cleveland Cavalier , and here's five reasons why. Read More »

Dallas police have suspended investigation into bar fight involving Elliott

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No arrests were made and no one was listed on the incident report as a suspect. Elliott was reportedly present during a fight at Clutch Bar & Restaurant in Dallas' Uptown neighborhood Sunday night. He's expected to appeal a traffic ticket from April that has him going 100 miles per hour in a 70-mph zone. Daryl Ibeneme, 30, was allegedly intoxicated and couldn't remember who hit him - but his friends told police it was Elliott. Read More »

Why OJ Simpson's Likely To Be A Free Man After Parole Hearing

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Simpson's trial in California for the 1994 murders of his wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, and her friend Ronald Goldman, was a television obsession more than two decades ago. He talked of being a model prisoner , trying to educate himself, and pointed out what he saw as mitigating circumstances of his crime, while also taking responsibility for decisions he made that day. Read More »

Chargers Rookie WR Mike Williams Might Need Season-Ending Back Surgery

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Wide receiver Mike Williams , the seventh overall pick in this year's NFL Draft, could miss his rookie season because of a back injury. "This may be a lot more serious than people thought", said one source familiar with the injury. Williams recently received a second epidural in an effort to try and get him ready for some point during training camp, but the team is preparing as if he won't be ready. Read More »

Jacksonville Jaguars DE Dante Fowler Jr. arrested in St. Petersburg

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Fowler is a St. Petersburg native. Jaguars defensive end Dante Fowler was arrested for simple battery and criminal mischief Tuesday night according to a report from the Pinellas County Sherrif's office. It already appeared Fowler was facing an uphill climb, at least in the eyes of new Jaguars' head coach Doug Marrone. After missing his rookie season in 2015 with a torn ACL, he managed 4.0 quarterback sacks and 23 tackles in 2016. Read More »

New York Mets vs. St. Louis Cardinals

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The Phillies scored four earned runs against him on July 2, but he went 6 1⁄3 and struck out six. NY has lost three consecutive and eight of 11. This was one of four hits on the night for Carpenter. And, he now faced Conforto , who lined out for the first out. It was also victory No. 1,000 for Colorado at Coors Field. NY (41-49) has dropped seven of 10. Read More »

England manager Mark Sampson wary of Scotland threat

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Anything other than a win for England would count as a disappointment to them, but it would rank as a major success for the Scots, whose hopes have been knocked by the injuries that ruled their world-class playmaker Kim Little and star centre-back Jennifer Beattie out of the tournament. Read More »

Saltato il trasferimento di Schick alla Juventus

Sfuma il trasferimento alla Juventus . Oggi c'è stato un incontro tra Juventus e Sampdoria , dopo gli ulteriori test medici a cui si era sottoposto il giocatore: in serata è atteso il comunicato congiunto di Juve e Samp . Tante testimonianze di affetto per un ragazzo che speriamo possa nel più breve tempo possibile superare il piccolo acciacco fisico e tornare a calcare i campi da calcio. Read More »

Astros' Correa on 10-day DL for torn ligament in left thumb

Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa faces up to two months on the sideline after suffering a torn thumb ligament, the team confirmed Tuesday. The injury will require surgery, and Correa is expected to miss 6-8 weeks. Correa was originally selected by Houston with the first overall pick of the 2012 MLB June Amateur Draft. The following year, Correa did not make a big jump, but he continued to impress, registering a slash line of.274/.361/.451 with 20 home runs, 36 doubles and 96 RBIs ... Read More »

Yankees to acquire Frazier, Robertson

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Chicago White Sox general manager Rick Hahn isn't done dealing just days after sending Jose Quintana to the Chicago Cubs. Reports were coming in on a possible deal involving the White Sox and the New York Yankees , which would involve Frazier, David Robertson , and Tommy Kahnle , in a bigger package than we originally thought the White Sox would give up. Read More »

Watch Chris Christie Catch Foul Ball, Get Mercilessly Booed By Mets Fans

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Cardinals third baseman Paul DeJong was at the plate in the third inning when he fouled off a ball into the air and directly where Christie was sitting. He's facing an all-time low in approval ratings after photos showed him basking in the sun on a closed beach during a government shutdown earlier in the month. Read More »

Brewers lose C Vogt for a month

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Kuhl was called out at home because Vogt made the tag and held onto the ball, not because umpire Mark Wegner deemed the Pirates baserunner to be in violation of the rules. Vogt has a.250 average with four home runs and nine RBI in 12 games and 28 plate appearances, with a.991 OPS, leading the team. The Brewers may also have to call up another catcher if its determined that Vogt will miss too much time. Read More »

Marty Hurney meeting with Jerry Richardson today

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Following Gettleman's dismissal, word began to spread among National Football League circles that Gettleman's cut-throat, business-like approach wasn't doing him any favors politically, especially when it came to contract negotiations. For this, Oher must have felt compelled to stand up for Gettleman considering the circumstances. Olsen, 31, has two years left. "I'm going to work hard to do that, as is our coaching staff". Read More »

Diamondbacks decide to go all-in, acquire JD Martinez from Tigers

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Detroit received Double-A infielder Dawel Lugo , switch-hitting infield prospect Sergio Alcantara and shortstop Jose King in the deal Tuesday. His career average is.283 over six years. He was an All-Star Game selection in 2015. Hazen said the losing streak did not result in added urgency to make a deal. Turns out we didn't have to wait that long to find out he had indeed been moved. Read More »

Antonio Conte signs new Chelsea contract

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The fans have given me so much support and it is important we continue to succeed together'. This has helped relations with Conte, who was unhappy with the club's efforts in the transfer market since winning the title. New Chelsea midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko believes he will form a strong partnership with fellow Frenchman N'Golo Kante in 2017/18. Conte has presided over at busy summer so far at Stamford Bridge. Read More »

Arsenal reject Sampdoria's bid for Jack Wilshere

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A source told SunSport: " Crystal Palace have made an approach and want Jack for the season". It is said that Palace's potential loan deal depends on Wilshere's future at Arsenal as the playmaker is now entering the last 12 months of his contract and is yet to renew it. Read More »