• Angels, Trout near $430M extension
Angels, Trout near $430M extension

Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout has reportedly reached a deal to extend his contract for $430 million. Trout's new agreement includes a full no-trade clause and no opt-out provisions, sources told Bob Nightengale of USA TODAY Sports , who reported that because the superstar is still under contract for two more seasons at $33.25 m...

Read more

  • Liverpool's Klopp: No concern over players' nerves after Fulham win
Liverpool's Klopp: No concern over players' nerves after Fulham win

Liverpool sit top of the Premier League with 76 points, two ahead of Man City, who still have a game in hand. "I'm not the most experienced manager but I've had similar problems after Champions League games - the first-half was a bit rusty".

Read more

  • Kerber Reaches First Indian Wells Final
Kerber Reaches First Indian Wells Final

A finals win at Indian Wells will make her the new world No. 2. Milos Raonic moved into his fourth Indian Wells Masters semi-final, while Dominic Thiem was handed a walkover on Thursday. "She played really tricky - in the good way - it was really hard for me to play my game". "In the third set I kept my composure, at least tried to".

Read more

  • Messi applauded by Betis fans after hat trick - 'I'm really grateful'
Messi applauded by Betis fans after hat trick - 'I'm really grateful'

Messi said he had never received such a tribute from opposing fans. Messi, on 29 league goals, continued to run the show in the second half and the Betis fans were able to appreciate another remarkable display from the best player in the history of the sport .

Read more

  • Ferrari drivers Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc are 'free to race'
Ferrari drivers Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc are 'free to race'

We've been trying to plan with the team all my sponsor events a bit more in advance so I can plan my calendar a bit more around it, all the details in terms of travel, logistics, hotels, everything to help my wellbeing and performance, same thing with the training we try again to improve from a year ago".

Read more

  • Indian Wells: Novak Djokovic greets legend Pete Sampras after win
Indian Wells: Novak Djokovic greets legend Pete Sampras after win

However, it had nothing to do with living up to the expectations of the crowd, with the Serb recording his 50th win at the tournament, his highest at any ATP Masters 1000 event, and everything to do with putting on a show for his boyhood idol in the stands.

Read more

  • Real Madrid vs Ajax, Champions League last-16, second leg
Real Madrid vs Ajax, Champions League last-16, second leg

The Welshman has won four Champions League winner's medals and scored 101 goals in 218 appearances since joining Real from Tottenham for £85m in 2013. "It's impossible to forget what he has done for this club and the work he has put in to give us so much success, he knows this will return again soon with lots of work".

Read more

  • MS Dhoni plays hide and seek with his fan in Nagpur
MS Dhoni plays hide and seek with his fan in Nagpur

Shankar said he would not over-react after taking match-winning wickets but is glad that he could help the tea win. This was his 40th in the ODI cricket and he needs just 10 more centuries to break the Sachin Tendulkar's great record. The duo added 81 runs before Shankar was unluckily run-out at the non-striker's end. Zampa struck twice more to r...

Read more

  • Solskjaer calls on United to summon spirit of '99
Solskjaer calls on United to summon spirit of '99

Centre back Chris Smalling picked up his dry cleaning while fellow defender Diogo Dalot, now enjoying a run in the side, went for a fresh trim. The side scored a second through Romelu Lukaku . Solskjaer's replies were by virtue of his performances, as he went on to collect 26 points from his first ten games in charge, the highest-ever by any P...

Read more

  • D.K. Metcalf runs a blazing 4.33 40-yard dash
D.K. Metcalf runs a blazing 4.33 40-yard dash

Receivers Parris Campbell and Andy Isabella each completed the 40-yard dash in 4.31 seconds to post the fastest times Saturday at the NFL's annual scouting combine. Woods claimed the title of fastest man at the combine with a 4.29 40-yard dash, and that alone earns a spot on this list. Beckham, for one, noticed Sweat's time .

Read more

  • Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc sets the pace on day three in Barcelona
Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc sets the pace on day three in Barcelona

Defending champion Hamilton had another mundane session, clocking the 10th-fastest time while sharing the wheel with Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas . A long-run comparison between Ferrari , Mercedes and Red Bull looked possible in the afternoon as all three teams attempted a race simulation after lunch.

Read more

  • Rockies Ink $260 Million, 8-Year Contract With All-Star Baseman Nolan Arenado
Rockies Ink $260 Million, 8-Year Contract With All-Star Baseman Nolan Arenado

The real answer is, none of us really know, and the Rockies giving Arenado this contract makes it harder for all the teams that are supposedly bidding on Harper. Arenado is one of the best all-around players in baseball, a four-time all-star and six-time Gold Glove victor who is the face of a Rockies franchise that has earned a wild-card playoff be...

Read more

  • Murray will not throw at NFL Combine
Murray will not throw at NFL Combine

His hand size was 9 4/8 inches. And calling around over the weekend, I heard it was 206. "Overall, this is good news for Murray as he was listed at 5'10" in college and measured slightly above this in Indianapolis . The Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback who played the 2018 season at around 190 pounds hit all the measurements he was supposed ...

Read more

  • Man United's Nemanja Matic out vs. Liverpool, could miss month
Man United's Nemanja Matic out vs. Liverpool, could miss month

If Liverpool win they'll go three points clear of City with just 11 games of the season to go and their most hard game on paper, against Spurs, at home. Clearly recognising that he had upset Klopp, Henderson returned to the sideline seconds later and attempted to make amends but the German made his anger known.

Read more

  • Ravens awarded third-round compensatory draft pick for Ryan Jensen
Ravens awarded third-round compensatory draft pick for Ryan Jensen

Only teams that lose more free agents than they gained qualify for compensatory picks and the placement of the picks is decided by average-per-year values. Compensatory free agents are determined by a formula based on salary, playing time and postseason honors. The team has been awarded 50 extra selections since the system started in 1994, eight mo...

Read more

  • Kvitova through to last 16 in Dubai
Kvitova through to last 16 in Dubai

Although she did have to break back when Tsurenko served for the second set at 5-4, winning the final 12 points to seal the victory. After a 10th double-fault on her first match point, Kvitova sealed the win with a victor at the net. And further ahead, she can meet either No4 seed Karolina Pliskova or Su-Wei Hsieh, who scored a big win over No5...

Read more

  • Pakistan Launches Diplomatic Push to Counter India After Attack
Pakistan Launches Diplomatic Push to Counter India After Attack

After the attack, U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton tweeted that " Pakistan must crack down on JeM and all terrorists operating from its territory", whereas Secretary of State Michael Pompeo tweeted, " Pakistan must not provide safe haven for terrorists to threaten global security".

Read more

  • FA Cup quarter-final draw: Manchester sides kept apart
FA Cup quarter-final draw: Manchester sides kept apart

Manchester United must build on their 2-0 win over defending champions Chelsea in the fifth round of the FA Cup and go all the way to the final, caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has said. Maurizio Sarri faces a defining week as Chelsea head coach after recent results caused disappointment at the highest levels of the club, sources h...

Read more

  • Ramos asked bench if he should get booked
Ramos asked bench if he should get booked

Should holders Madrid progress to the quarter-finals, Ramos would have a clean slate for the final stretch of Europe's elite competition, which his side have monopolised since 2016. When asked about Bale, he added: "I'm very happy with everyone's performance". I was referring to forcing the foul, a foul that was inevitable. "Yes, but I had no cho...

Read more

  • Donald Trump hammered by left and right for raid on coffers
Donald Trump hammered by left and right for raid on coffers

Trump declared the national emergency on Friday to use money from the Pentagon and federal counterdrug programs to meet his campaign promise of completing the wall, without needing congressional approval for funds. He should have sensed their entrenchment before the shutdown, and rather than threaten a National Emergency afterward, he should have e...

Read more