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LA Reaches Deal to Host 2028 Summer Olympics


Los Angeles is set to host the Olympics in 2028, its third time doing so following the 1932 and 1984 games, as first reported by the New York Times . Both cities were being considered for the 2024 Summer Olympic spot, after several other cities backed out of the bid. However, IOC will still need to ratify the agreement in its September session, according to the release. Read More »

Jérôme Golmard, n°1 français en 1999, est décédé


Ce syndrome lui avait fait perdre l'usage de ses jambes. Il avait arrêté sa carrière en 2006. Le tennis français perd un de ses joueurs. Le "Djé" n'a pas été épargné par les blessures durant ses années sur le circuit où il se faisait autant remarquer par ses coups d'éclats raquette en main que par ses abandons précoces. Read More »

Matic hopes to achieve Champions League dream with Man Utd


Man City manager Pep Guardiola has signed Benjamin Mendy, Kyle Walker and Danilo to improve his backline. 'I think Manchester City are the team to beat, ' the Old Trafford legend told Sky Sports . "Tottenham have a really exciting squad and a great manager in Mauricio Pochettino, but everybody is asking whether they can continue to match sides without signings". Read More »

Manchester United pushing hard to sign Jadon Sancho, Spurs and Arsenal keen


Sancho, who is also wanted by Arsenal and Tottenham, was excluded from City's pre-season tour squad over his refusal to sign a new contract amid interest from the North London clubs. Stockport born playmaker Foden and Spaniard Diaz, who is comfortable out wide or inside, both impressed on tour in the US. However, if the player departed for a fellow English club, said fee would be set at a tribunal. Read More »

Endurance : Le GMT94 Champion du Monde pour la troisième fois


Au moment du départ, le SERT se trouvait en tête du classement provisoire du championnat, 1 point devant le GMT94 Yamaha. L'autre grand vainqueur du jour est le GMT94 de Christophe Guyot . Yamaha remporte également le championnat des constructeurs devant Kawasaki. Le début de course a été marqué par de nombreuses chutes dont celle de Yoshimura Suzuki Motul Racing, de Moriwaki Motul Racing, de Honda Endurance Racing et du Suzuki Endurance Racing Team. Read More »

SA's Jaco Peyper picked to referee Super Rugby final


Peyper controversially sinbinned Hurricanes first five Beauden Barrett in the semi-final prompting futher debate over why referees from neutral countries weren't controlling the playoff matches. "SANZAAR stands behind the policy and believes the best referees should be available to officiate the best matches". "This merit-based policy was reflected with the appointment past year of New Zealand official Glen Jackson to referee the Hurricanes versus Lions final in Wellington", Sanzaar's South ... Read More »

Red Devils complete Nemanja Matic signing from Chelsea


But I know him because we have played many times against each other. 'I have enjoyed my time at Chelsea and would like to thank the club and the fans for their support. Given Chelsea are returning to the UEFA Champions League next term and will be fighting to defend their Premier League title, that is not enough depth in the middle of the park. Read More »

Deux précisions pour l'agenda de Neymar — PSG

Après un voyage en Chine lundi, le capitaine de la Selecao a repris l'avion en direction des Émirats arabes unis. Si l'instance européenne du football a confirmé qu'elle allait s'intéresser de très près à ce transfert , qu'elle ne peut pas empêcher, du côté du PSG on reste zen. Read More »

Championnats du monde : David Rudisha déclare forfait


Le Kényan avance une blessure à un quadriceps. Le Kényan a fait l'annonce via les réseaux sociaux. Rudisha a gagné l'or en finale du 800 m dans le même stade aux Jeux olympiques d'été de 2012, après avoir franchi la distance en 1 minute et 40,91 secondes. Read More »

Pep Guardiola évoque l'avenir de Samir Nasri et d'Eliaquim Mangala — Transferts


Libre de tout contrat, le Néerlandais pourrait s'engager avec le club azuréen. "Samir connaît la situation". On a beaucoup de joueurs au milieu de terrain, dixit le technicien espagnol en conférence de presse. Le plus sérieux d'entre-eux semble être Galatasaray, mais le club turc a échoué au 2e tour préliminaire de la C3 et sera donc absent de la scène européenne cette saison. Read More »

Franck Tabanou pourrait rebondir en Ligue 1 cet été — Amiens


Une aubaine pour Amiens qui aurait offert un contrat de trois ans à l'ancien international espoir. Pour parvenir à convaincre Tabanou , et ses plus de 280 matches en pro, le club promu a orienté son discours autour de sa capacité à le relancer après une saison difficile à Grenade (en prêt). Read More »

Pirates acquire RHP Joaquin Benoit from Phillies


McGarry, 23, has a 1.34 ERA in 31 appearances so far this season at the High-A level. Benoit, who the Phillies signed as a free agent this past off-season, appeared in 44 games, posting a 4.07 ERA, averaging little more than nine strikeouts per nine innings. Read More »

Sharapova advances to second round at Stanford


The Russian Sharapova, a main-draw wildcard for the first time since 2011, prevailed 6-1, 4-6, 6-0 over Jennifer Brady of the United States. Sharapova said: "I feel like I just want to hug everyone and say thank you". Early in the third Sharapova fought off two break points to consolidate her lead, and wrapped up the match after two hours and two minutes. "All that matters is that I keep playing". Read More »

Fister defeats Indians to snap long drought

Clevinger is making his first career appearance against the Red Sox and is 4-1 with a 2.15 ERA in seven road starts this season. Last season, Sale defeated the Indians as part of his 9-0 start. "It helps that he's gotten off to a good start to build some confidence". Bradley Zimmer hit a two-run homer for AL Central-leading Cleveland, which lost its second straight after a season-high nine-game winning streak. Read More »

Sabres sign D Beaulieu to two-year deal


He was the No. 17 pick in the 2011 NHL Draft by Montreal. The former choice first round of the hc got 28 points in 74 meetings last season. Beaulieu was set to have his salary arbitration hearing on Saturday. Read More »

Yankees pull the trigger, pay steep price for Athletics ace Sonny Gray


Turns out, that future arrived pretty fast. In early July, the Chicago Cubs and Sonny Gray seemed like a flawless match. "A lot of risk for Oakland", one opposing team executive said . The Astros don't have to worry about getting into the postseason this year. They've morphed from a club that considered this a stepping-stone summer - a chance to develop the prospects and acquire some pennant-race chops as a bonus - to a team that rightfully scares their AL rivals. Read More »

Yoan Moncada Carted Off With Bruised Knee After Colliding With Teammate's Head


Moncada, who was playing second, charged out to try and make the play. Moncada was helped onto a cart and taken off the field while Garcia walked back on his own power to the White Sox dugout. After review, Garcia failed to hold on to the ball after the collision, resulting in a three-run double for Barney, giving the Blue Jays a 6-0 lead. Read More »

Clement demands quick end to Sigurdsson saga amid Everton bid rumours


Swansea City have firmly stuck to their guns in asking £50m for their talismanic playmaker while Everton have made bids of £40m and £45m, with a third bid of £45m plus young defender Callum Connolly likely on the way. 'The club have stood firm. Sigurdsson scored nine goals as the Swans rallied under Paul Clement to preserve their Premier League status after a hard-fought campaign. Read More »

Lucas Perez willing to speak to Newcastle United


However, the Spaniard is now desperate for first team football after a hugely frustrating season at the Emirates Stadium in which he only made 11 Premier League appearances and scored once. His form persuaded Arsenal to agree a lucrative £17.1m deal with Deportivo last summer. Who will Newcastle sign this summer? There are just two weeks to go until Newcastle welcome Tottenham Hotspur to St. Read More »

Liverpool icon predicts when Philippe Coutinho will leave the club

Barcelona were said to have seen a £72m offer for Coutinho rejected earlier this month, with subsequent reports suggesting that the Reds had put a £133m valuation on the player in order to ward off that unwanted interest. "The word "not" means there is no interpretation for that. There is nothing new". Barcelona understand the player's posture, that he wants to join whatever happens, and that this will be key in the matter and that Liverpool will eventually realise they have to sell ... Read More »

Rudisha Pulls out of next month's World Athletics Championships


The injury happened last week, but Kenyan team officials gave Rudisha as long as possible to see if there was any chance of him recovering in time to defend his world title. "It reminds me of what I practise on at LSU (Louisiana State University)., so I think I will be fine at the championships", he said. He won gold in London at the 2012 Olympics and again in Rio previous year. Read More »