Sharapova receives wild card into pre-Wimbledon event

Maria Sharapova will not request a wildcard draw into Wimbledon and will instead attempt to earn a sport at the All England Club by coming through three qualifying rounds. Melodium was only banned at the beginning of 2016 but Sharapova said she had been taking it for over 10 years as she was magnesium deficient and had recorded several irregular electrocardiography (EKG) tests. Read More

Pablo Zabaleta Gave A Supremely Honest & Heartbreaking Interview On His City Farewell

He has offers from clubs in England, Spain and Italy. ― Reuters picMANCHESTER, May 17 ― Pep Guardiola said Manchester City's home form must improve next season if they are to challenge for honours after they beat West Bromwich Albion in their last home game. Read More

Angel Gomes 'honoured' to become youngest Man Utd player since Duncan Edwards

Angel Gomes 'honoured' to become youngest Man Utd player since Duncan Edwards

He is the first player to have been born in the 2000s to play Premier League football. Rooney joined the Everton academy aged nine before making his professional debut for the club in 2002 at just nine years old. Gomes had a rollercoaster week, being named the youngest-ever victor of United's Youth Team Player of the Year accolade before being drafted in by Jose Mourinho for the squad to face Palace. Read More

Brian Allen named to Rimington Trophy Watch List

Brian Allen named to Rimington Trophy Watch List

The Rimington Trophy is presented annually to the Most Outstanding Center in NCAA Division I-A college football. Ragnow is a native of Victoria, Minnesota, and a year ago was also named the nation's best offensive lineman and best run blocker and a first-team All-American by Pro Football Focus. Read More

Contreras 2 HRs, Butler 6 scoreless, Cubs stop Cardinals

Contreras 2 HRs, Butler 6 scoreless, Cubs stop Cardinals

Butler (1-0), who pitched the past three seasons with Colorado and was traded to the Cubs before spring training, gave up two hits. I'm not into office-created rules. But after two games, Happ might have earned consideration to stick around longer than the need lasts. "It's a good outing to build off, and I can get better". Read More

Everything we know about gameplay options, fps, graphic settings, more so far

Everything we know about gameplay options, fps, graphic settings, more so far

As for locations, we're looking at Earth, Titan , Nessus , and Io this time around. We can say that the game does seem much more polished and the stunning visuals help portray that. Each day the game is available to the majority of the current userbase and not to the growing PC community will exponentially drive a wedge in early-game appreciation of Destiny 2 . Read More

Ringling Brothers Circus Comes to an End

The decision came from its parent company, Feld Entertainment, after a long standing slump in ticket sales as the business became increasingly unsustainable. "People are not really concerned with wildlife until they feel it and see it and enjoy it", he said, "and love it as much as I do - until they've seen it with their own eyes". Read More

Arsenal beats Southampton 2-0, climbs into 5th in EPL

Arsenal beats Southampton 2-0, climbs into 5th in EPL

We created more space and overall I think it was a very convincing win. "It was tough in the first half but then we found the opening goal and settled into the game". "He has been unbelievable for us", Wenger said. He is one of those players that will score while you're still throwing your arms up in frustration at his latest ill-fated dribble or wayward pass; he is hilariously good at soccer, but also can be incredibly selfish and careless. Read More

Ronald Koeman column: Everton will strengthen this summer

Ronald Koeman column: Everton will strengthen this summer

With time and space at a premium, the challenge recreates the tight confines and heart-stopping moments that make or break a top-level Premier League performer. "I said before maybe you lose at one side something. but I am not talking about what will happen if he does not stay next season". "There is no reason to believe at the moment that they are not going to be with us come the start of pre-season", Gueye told the Liverpool Echo . Read More

We need favour from Middlesbrough, Watford to finish in top four - Wenger

We need favour from Middlesbrough, Watford to finish in top four - Wenger

City face Watford away in Sunday's final round of fixtures with Arsenal at home to Everton and Liverpool taking on already-relegated Middlesbrough at Anfield. If I were Chelsea, they don't have to qualify for the Champions League, so it's our fault or it could be better, not because of the opponents. Earlier this week, in response to West Ham's performance during their 4-0 defeat to top-four rivals Liverpool , Wenger claimed that "some teams turn up, some go on holiday", but Moyes insists ... Read More

Sharapova won't request Wimbledon wild card

Refused a wildcard for the French Open, Sharapova will need to negotiate three qualifying rounds if she's to reach Wimbledon's main draw. After her French Open snub, Sharapova was granted a wildcard to compete in the AEGON Classic in Birmingham next month. Read More

Steinhaus promoted as first female referee in Bundesliga

Steinhaus promoted as first female referee in Bundesliga

Also a police officer, she has global experience at the highest level having refereed the final of the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup and the women's gold-medal match at the London 2012 Olympics. Steinhaus , who will referee the women's Champions League final in Cardiff on June 1, is one of four officials who have been promoted to the list of Bundesliga referees for 2017/18. Read More

Back home, Predators eager to match Ducks' physical play

Back home, Predators eager to match Ducks' physical play

Being behind isn't a new situation for the Ducks, who lost the first two games of their second-round series against Edmonton but came back to win in seven games. not a fan of Kesler. But even with the Predators controlling the last line change, head coach Peter Laviolette did not shelter the teams top scorer from the Ducks top checkers. Read More

Fatalities As Latest Protests In Venezuela Turn Violent

On Monday, thousands of Venezuelans turned out in several cities around the country to stage a "Big National Sit-in", with the opposition calling on supporters to peacefully protest against the government of Nicolas Maduro, against the "fraud" of the recently-convened constitutional assembly and in defense of the prevailing Constitution. Read More

Kevin Durant advises incoming rookies to avoid the draft combine

Kevin Durant advises incoming rookies to avoid the draft combine

And it continues to climb this week at the NBA Combine, where he attracted the largest crowd of reporters. The Magic have certainly interviewed more prospects than this as they have gone through the process in Chicago . Keep laughing.' It was a amusing thing because I was the only one that couldn't lift it and I was struggling to lift it. Denver, Spurs, Minnesota. Some of those teams. Read More

Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli: We can handle Wembely move

Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli: We can handle Wembely move

You never say what's going to happen in the future, no one knows, no one can predict it. While a number of Mauricio Pochettino's squad have impressed massively over the last couple of years, it is surely the likes of Harry Kane, Christian Eriksen and Alli himself that are perhaps amongst those on another level. Read More

Nadal beat battling Thiem to claim fifth Madrid Open crown

Rome , where the Spaniard is a seven-time champion, beckons. "I gave everything that I could", Thiem said. Djokovic went into the game fresher than the Spaniard after Kei Nishikori's wrist injury game him a bye in the quarter-final, but perhaps a day without competition effected his rhythm as he struggled to come with Nadal , who claimed the first set with few problems. Read More

Manchester City Zabaleta announcement opens door for Bilic — Transfer Focus

They could even secure Champions League qualification if Arsenal drop points against Sunderland on the same night, but their tight battle with the Gunners and Liverpool for two spaces could go to the final weekend. Should he not be offered a new deal, he will be another club legend written in Manchester City folklore, with 216 Premier League appearances and 61 goals . Read More

Si Woo Kim wins The Players Championship

South Korea's Si Woo Kim finished on 10 under par, three shots ahead of Ian Poulter and Louis Oosthuizen to lift the prize of nearly £1.5million. Giving the 21-year-old his second PGA Tour victory and a hefty prize of $1.89 million. "For me, to have played well last week and locked up everything in America has now freed my summer up and meant I can come back and play in some of the big events in Europe, which Im really looking forward to", he told the European Tour's website. Read More

Manchester City remember to send Yaya Toure a birthday cake

Manchester City remember to send Yaya Toure a birthday cake

The manager indicated last week he had already decided whether to keep Yaya Toure , Gael Clichy, Bacary Sagna, Willy Caballero, Jesus Navas and Tosin Adarabioyo. Centre-back John Stones, however, has recovered from a muscle problem. Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola believes he would have been sacked at Barcelona and Bayern Munich had he gone through a season without any silverware like in his first year at the Etihad Stadium . Read More