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Calvert-Lewin, Lukaku lead Everton rout of Hull

It all means that Calvert-Lewin now plays for a team that has played six league fixtures at Goodison Park in 2017 where the scorelines have been 3-0, 4-0, 6-3, ...


Antonio Conte denies Chelsea transfer policy demands amid talk of new deal

Right wing-back Moses had been a doubt for the trip to the bet365 Stadium, having failed to finish Monday's FA Cup quarter-final clash with Manchester United du...


Timico invests in new Gold Cup for amateur point-to-point riders

A tearful Hobbs advised caution that he would target the Champion Hurdles next year - wisely perhaps as only three Triumph winners have gone on to win the race....


Sir Alex Ferguson reacts to Manchester United 1-0 FC Rostov

Mata broke the deadlock from close range with what proved to be the victor 20 minutes from time after being set up by Ibrahimovic. United had the first ch...


Adrian Peterson needs to adjust his expectations in National Football League free agency

The 7th overall pick of the 2007 draft, Peterson averaged 4.85 yards on his 2,418 Vikings carries. "Adrian will be moving on", Spielman said on a conference c...


Employers can ban Muslim headscarf, European court rules

This controversial ruling has prompted much debate over whether it would be as severely enforced for all religious symbols or end up only affecting Muslim women...


Davon House reportedly signs with the Packers

House spent four seasons with Green Bay as a part-time starter before leaving in free agency two years ago. Cornerback Davon House will sign a one-year contr...


Leicester City appoint Craig Shakespeare until the end of the season

Both games under Shakespeare have come in the Premier League at the King Power Stadium and both have finished in 3-1 victories for the Foxes. Craig Shakes...


Creighton falls to Villanova in Big East championship game

Wright said he was amazed how well Brunson handled what amounted to a public benching on national TV in the conference championship game at sold-out Madison Squ...


Durban looses rights to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games

Liverpool's hopes of hosting the 2022 Commonwealth Games have been boosted with Durban set to bow out over financial issues. Sports minister Fikile Mbalula ha...


Cuba Loses 4-1 to Upstart Israel in WBC

Two teams in each of the four pools advance to the next round of the tournament. Israel continued its Cinderella drive in its first scrap at the World Basebal...


Deportivo vs. Barcelona: Score and Reaction from 2017 La Liga Match

Striker Joselu was played in but his right-footed shot was sacked straight at the goalkeeper. Suarez was denied a second equaliser by a brilliant save from ...


NFL Free Agency 2017: Jaguars closing in on AJ Bouye

Bouye broke out in 2016 after showing promising signs as a part-time player. The Texans , of course are a division rival, and will go from having the talented ...


Israel still unbeaten in World Baseball Classic debut after victory over Taiwan

The World Baseball Classic's top underdog story rolls on, as Israel looks like a lock to advance out of Pool A play following Tuesday's 15-7 pounding of ...


Cavs fall to Heat, lose Bogut to broken leg

He made 12 of 24 from the field and capped his display by banking in a three-pointer as the seconds ran down to stymie a late comeback by the Cavs. Many analy...


Willy Caballero Starts - Manchester City Team vs Sunderland Confirmed

Confidence is the key in modern football, as Leicester showed last season - they won the league with an average team". Besides, Guardiola does not seem to t...


Mauricio Pochettino hails Tottenham's belief after holding out for win over Everton

His tally came in 129 games as opposed to Ferguson's 239 across two spells. Born within 77 days of each other, Harry Kane and Romelu Lukaku are the priceless ...


Victor Moses extends Chelsea contract to 2021

Conte had recently inked a one-year extension to his Chelsea contract- due to expire in 2019, but his legal team are likely to take care of the proceedings. "...


Rory McIlroy takes two-shot lead in WGC-Mexico

Rory McIlroy apparently plays dynamic golf when he's not at 100 percent. At one under, Marcus Fraser is the leading Australian on day two, while Sam Brazel is...


David Haye: I want to do maximum physical damage to Tony Bellew

As one of the biggest names in British boxing, Haye's comments have hogged the headlines over the past few weeks while Bellew has continually labelled him a...


Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola angered by Sergio Aguero transfer speculation

City manager Pep Guardiolas decision to play a virtually full-strength team paid off, with his side outclassing their opponents, who made nine changes to their ...


NFL Combine Results: Good measurements for Antonio Garcia, D'Onta Foreman, others

Saturday will have some high-profile names on the field, showcasing their skills and athletic abilities for those in attendance as the NFL Combine will also a...


United Nations issues list of 12 most worrying drug-resistant bacteria

Within a generation, without new antibiotics, deaths from drug resistant infection could reach 10m a year. But the scariest part is that really, it's hard to te...


New 'Dancing with the Stars' cast revealed

Previous seasons of the show featured former Texas governor and USA energy secretary nominee Rick Perry, reality TV star Kim Kardashian, former tennis player Ma...


As expected, Steelers place franchise tag on Le'Veon Bell

The Pittsburgh Steelers have placed their franchise tag on star running back Le'Veon Bell, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter. That's considerably less than...


Transgender teenager Mack Beggs wins Texas wrestling title

The 17-year-old Beggs, a junior at Euless Trinity High School in the Dallas-Forth Worth area, has undergone testosterone treatments while she transitions, and s...


Ronald Koeman says Everton are chasing fourth in Premier League

Without them, I would never have got this far. Despite a deserved defeat against his former club, Moyes claimed there was evidence against Everton that his t...


Sixers trade Ersan Ilyasova to Hawks for Tiago Splitter, picks

The Hawks sit in the No. 4 spot in the Eastern Conference exiting the All-Star break. The former Spurs center averaged 5.6 points and 3.3 rebounds per game in a...


Wesley Bryan and Cody Gribble Lead Honda Classic After Round 1

Few folks noticed when Texan Ryan Palmer, now the world's 88th-ranked player, went away for four months, vanishing after tying for fourth at the BMW Championshi...


Moyes explains what Sunderland have to do to beat Everton

David Moyes hopes Sunderland can build on their second-half showing against Everton after they were beaten 2-0 at Goodison Park on Saturday. " Sunderland h...


NBA Trade Deadline Roundup: Mavs Get Nerlens Noel; Pacers Stand Pat

With that in mind, Noel is a big loss for the 76ers. As a Mavericks fan, I love this trade for multiple reasons. He found himself the odd man out in a logjam...


76ers announce Ben Simmons won't play this season

Ben Simmons will continue to just cheer on the 76ers from the bench as top pick is shut down for season. After missing the first 56 games of the season, Phi...


Stephen Curry goes ballistic, Warriors score 50 in 3rd quarter

The Warriors forced five LA turnovers in the quarter, off which they scored 11 points. Los Angeles flipped a switch in the 2nd quarter and turned the tide in th...


Jazz may be Interested in Trading for Deron Williams

He now sits fourth on the team's all-time assist leaders list with 4,003, and also features in the top 10 for points, minutes played, three-pointers made, offe...


Kerala Couple Calls Out Moral Policing By Cops Through Facebook Live

Vishnu Vichu, 24, an engineer at a private firm and his fiance Arathy SA, 23, posted a video of their argument with the cops on Facebook Live. Kerala Police D...