Sport Mohamed Salah signing set to be finalised this week
Author: 0 Mohamed Salah signing set to be finalised this week

Liverpool had reportedly offered around £28.5 million, noticeably less than Roma's £35-40 million valuation. It is understood that the Reds and Roma have now agreed a deal over a transfer for the Egypt worldwide after initial talks failed.

Sport McIlroy hits back after accused of being 'bored' by Elkington
Author: 0 McIlroy hits back after accused of being 'bored' by Elkington

So when Steve Elkington, a 54-year-old one-time major victor (1995 PGA Championship ) out of Australia who never finished better than T21 at the U.S. Following his meagre display at Erin Hills, McIlroy will be hoping to rediscover top form when he takes on the Travelers Championship before heading back to Europe for the build-up to The Open.

Sport Confirmed: Premier League rival makes whopping Lacazette offer
Author: 0 Confirmed: Premier League rival makes whopping Lacazette offer

The Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas has been saying the usual sort of stuff about being confident that his star player will decide to stay with his current club but just about everything else is pointing to the opposite. Perez has struggled for game time at the Gunners following his arrivial from Deportivo La Coronia last summer. If they can do that with Lacazette, there's no reason they can't do it with nearly anyone, right? The France global came up through Lyon's academy and has had ...

Author: 0 Koepka matches US Open record

In his final round, Koepka hit 85% of his fairways and led the field hitting 94% of greens in regulation. There hasn't been a repeat victor in the U.S. It was the first time all week he'd birdied the mammoth hole and came a day after a double bogey at the hole pushed him to four over for his third round.

Author: 0 Dustin Johnson misses cut at US Open — Major Surprise

The last six golfers to win a major championship were all first-time major winners. FOX will have coverage of the final round for the third straight year in a billion-dollar decade-long deal with the USGA. Day admitted the course lay-out had played on his mind in both his rounds. As he did most of the week, he hit it great - and then settled for a score that wasn't good enough.

Author: 0 Unseeded Ostapenko stuns Halep to win French Open title

It's her second grand slam final. - She guided a handsome forehand down to line to draw level with her 36th victor of the match. This was the classic contrast of styles, with Halep a superb mover and defender, but ultimately aggression won out.

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo Starts But Portugal Held By Mexico In Confederations Cup

Mexico goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa had to be alert to tip over when a cross deflected off defender Carlos Salcedo - but Portugal took the lead moments later through Ricardo Quaresma . A source has claimed Ronaldo "feels great indignation" with all the conjecture about his tax affairs and a sense of "injustice" at the allegations, which he contests, and has made a decision to leave Spain.

Author: 0 Pakistan thrash India in cricket Champions Trophy victory

There's no over-excitement", the Indian captain said. We knew we'd prepared well, we knew that game was an aberration, we knew we were better than that. Fakhar lofted Ravindra Jadeja over long-on for six and got to three figures by sweeping Ravichandran Ashwin to the boundary. It's a young team, credit goes to my boys, this tournament can be a great booster for us.

Author: 0 India win toss, elect to field

India were eventually dismissed for 158, with 19.3 overs to spare, losing by a massive 180 runs. India captain Kohli conceded Pakistan were worthy winners and, while he claimed to be proud of his players , his admission that the new champions played with more passion was a damning indictment.

Author: 0 Forget group win over Pakistan, Kohli warns before final

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed celebrates winning the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy at the Oval on Sunday. Gaining sweet revenge over India , Pakistan thrashed their arch-rivals by 180 runs at The Oval to win the Champions Trophy for the first time.

Author: 0 Jordan Spieth finishes US Open on a high note

Thomas was one of 32 to break par in the third round as the field capitalised of a rain-softened course. The rough at Erin Hills seems to look nastier than it seems to be playing, and that would seem to violate one of the USGA's long-held U.S.

Author: 0 Highlights: Ostapenko overcomes Wozniacki to reach semi-finals

They will face either 16th-seeded Colombian duo Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah or Ryan Harrison of the United States and Michael Venus of New Zealand. "It's the tournament closest to my heart", Bacsinszky said. Ostapenko (19), struggled against the wind during the opening set on Suzanne-Lenglen, which Wozniacki took control of with early breaks for a 5-0 lead.

Sport Carlos Pena Set To Become Rangers Third Summer Signing
Author: 0 Carlos Pena Set To Become Rangers Third Summer Signing

Vitoria Setubal centre-half Fabio Cardoso and Benfica attacker Dalcio are both due to report to the club's training base on Monday morning after Caixinha accompanied the pair on a flight from Lisbon. Former Aberdeen midfielder Ryan Jack was their second confirmed summer signing last week but he has been given an extra week off following his William Hill Scottish Cup final appearance and because of his wedding later this week.

Author: 0 Miller not happy with Thomas breaking his US Open record

In addition to being the first to register nine-under score, Thomas also became just the fifth man in the history of the US Open to score 63. There's no way Harman should be able to stand up to the pressure on Sunday, but why would he be bothered by stress when the other contenders besides Fowler - Thomas, 24; Brooks Koepka , 27; Tommy Fleetwood , 26; Si Woo Kim , 21; Patrick Reed , 26; Russell Henley , 28; and Charley Hoffman , 40 - have no history of doing so at majors, either? "I ...

Sport England crumble to 211 all out against Pakistan
Author: 0 England crumble to 211 all out against Pakistan

England 211 all out, 49.5 overs [Root 46, Bairstow 43, Hasan 3-35] lost to Pakistan 215-2, 37.1 overs [Azhar Ali 76, Zaman 57, Ball 1-37] by eight wickets. Now we are in the final. I think it'd be wrong to change the approach we've had. "What will frustrate England the most is that on the big stage, in the big game, we've not really seen then give a true account of themselves", Atherton told Sky Sports .

Author: 0 Spanish prosecutors accuse Cristiano Ronaldo of $16.5 million tax fraud

Ronaldo is the latest football star to be targeted by Spanish tax authorities. The claims were made by Spanish Authorities, who filed a lawsuit on the Portuguese forward yesterday. Ronaldo's case bears strong similarities to that of Ronaldo's on-pitch rival from Barcelona FC, Lionel Messi , who was found guilty of tax fraud by a Spanish court a year ago and handed a 21-month suspended jail sentence.

Sport LeBron James Says He Didn't Start Superteams in Response to Draymond Green
Author: 0 LeBron James Says He Didn't Start Superteams in Response to Draymond Green

James claimed that he "definitely didn't start the superteam" and pointed to examples of other National Basketball Association teams from the past that were also stacked with a ton of superstar talent. It's a great listen, and there's plenty of talk outside of the NBA Finals series as well. "I just feel like it's great that on the day that you're celebrating your championship my likeness and my name is in your head".

Author: 0 Ronaldo's Portugal held by Mexico at Confed Cup

Portugal players practice drills during an official training session at the Rubin Training Ground in Kazan , Russia , on Friday, June 16, 2017. Cedric Soares' deflected shot then put Portugal back in front - only for Hector Moreno to head home for Mexico in injury time.

Sport Seminoles' meltdown in field helps LSU post 5-4 win in CWS
Author: 0 Seminoles' meltdown in field helps LSU post 5-4 win in CWS

Hess struck out Dylan Busby looking to end the contest and record his second save. Duplantis was stealing when Holton threw a wild pitch on what would go down as a dropped third strike. Duplantis took off on the pitch and never slowed down, sprinting home when no Seminole covered the plate. Freeman saw this and broke once more, going for home.

Sport Porsche heading for third Le Mans win in a row
Author: 0 Porsche heading for third Le Mans win in a row

They are getting a new nose on the vehicle. Problem is, the World Endurance Championship considered the work the No. 13 team did to be a pit lane infringement. 8 with Sebastien Buemi driving, - finished ninth and 10 laps off the pace. The Toyota #8 lost all chance towards the end of the eighth hour when it was pushed into the garage for a time-consuming replacement front motor and battery.

Sport Fowler back in the thick of it at US Open
Author: 0 Fowler back in the thick of it at US Open

The pair sit one shot adrift of leader Brian Harman . On the back nine, a double bogey on the 10th and an 8 on the par five 14th with a wedge to the green for my third shot made me finish sixth to Jack Nicklaus, the victor. "When I saw it was about seven feet away I knew maybe we had a chance of history". "I hoped that this moment would come as soon as possible". "I was able to get to a few under by just accepting the fact that the putt might miss instead of having to have it be ...

Sport 30-minute halves idea to stop time-wasting
Author: 0 30-minute halves idea to stop time-wasting

A penalty will be awarded if a 'keeper handles a back-pass. Awarding a goal for handball on the line would have probably seen Ghana reach the 2010 World Cup semi-finals as Uruguay's Luis Suarez was sent off for handling Dominic Adiyiah's goalbound shot on the line in the dying seconds of extra-time - Asamoah Gyan failed to convert the penalty and the South American side went on to win in the penalty shootout.

Author: 0 Twins take Lewis No. 1, Braves get Wright

After spending the last year evaluating the players of this class, here are some my top takeaways from the first day of this year's MLB Draft. Lewis brings a lot of upside as the top high school position player in the draft and the closest prep player to being a five-tool player.

Author: 0 How much should viewers expect to pay to watch Mayweather vs. McGregor?

One of the main questions around Conor McGregor's mega boxing fight with Floyd Mayweather is whether, after collecting what will for sure be a hefty paycheck, the UFC champ will ever return to the octagon. I want to see this fight . If Mayweather wins this fight , he could finish his career at a ideal 50-0. "He will go after Mayweather and try to knock him out".

Sport Lackey deals, Rizzo leads offense as Cubs beat Pirates 7-1
Author: 0 Lackey deals, Rizzo leads offense as Cubs beat Pirates 7-1

The Cubs , who blew an early 3-0 lead, trailed 4-3 entering the ninth. Rizzo opened the game with a double and scored in the first inning. Tommy La Stella singled. Instead, the Cubs and Pirates will each wear throwback uniforms honoring two of the best Negro League teams from their respective cities. Butler wasn't happy with the way his fit, though.