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EPL: Man City beat Brighton 2-0

The Sky Blues have heavily strengthened in the transfer market too and are fancied to win the Premier League title, let alone Saturday's meeting with Brighton . "We had to be patient, in the first half they were well organised, we could see they had a clear game plan", Kompany told BT Sport. But the Catalan still noted areas for improvement as City look to deliver silverware for Guardiola in his second season.

Dolphins' Tannehill out for season

The 29-year-old quarterback missed the final four games of the 2016 season and the playoff game against the Pittsburgh Steelers that followed. The decision to opt for surgery came after Tannehill discussed his options with head coach Adam Gase on Friday.

Chamberlain: Chelsea ready to splash £25M on Arsenal star

Arsenal are keen to keep hold of the 23-year-old, but with just one year remaining on his current deal, and the Gunners being reluctant to meet his wage demands, they could be forced to cash in or face losing him for nothing next summer. The England worldwide has entered the final 12 months of his current Arsenal deal to prompt speculation about his long-term future. "I think he had in his career some bad moments because he had some small injuries".

Five-time Pro Bowler Vince Wilfork retires from NFL

An overall-clad Vince Wilfork announced on Monday that he's ready to retire. Houston Texans nose tackle Vince Wilfork watches from the bench during the second half against the Jacksonville Jaguars in Jacksonville, Fla., on October 18, 2015.

Ravens Deny Owner is Blocking Colin Kaepernick Signing

And he isn't the only owner doing so. Because of his political and social views, Kaepernick is a player who's become bigger than the game in the eyes of many. The battles you fighting brother, people way before us been fighting these for many, many years. ESPN reported Wednesday that despite the Ravens having little experience at quarterback behind the now injured Joe Flacco , the Ravens owner wants no part of Kaepernick .

Yoan Moncada Carted off in 7-6 Win Over Toronto

As we get the evaluations, we'll know exactly where we might sit. The Blue Jays (49-57) were coming off a dramatic 11-10 victory against the Angels on Steve Pearce's second game-ending grand slam in four days. The Blue Jays also reinstated left-hander J.P. Howell from the 15-day disabled list and brought up left-hander Brett Oberholtzer from Triple-A Buffalo.

Chelsea suffer another humiliating defeat to Inter Milan

The former Roma coach led the side to friendly wins over Bayern Munich and Chelsea in Singapore, following a victory over Lyon in China last week, and admitted he was amazed at how quickly his squad had adapted to his methods. Inter had the first chance of the game early on but Thibaut Courtois made a save before Gary Cahill blocked a follow-up effort. Inter Milan boss Luciano Spalletti has dismissed rumours linking Italy winger Antonio Candreva with a move to Chelsea .

3 world records fall on 3rd day of swimming worlds

Peaty had other ideas however, romping to a scarcely-believable 25.95 in the semi-final - achieving a time few thought was even possible eight hours earlier, almost half a second under Peaty's world best before the meet. Cameron van der Burgh of South Africa was third, eight hundreths of a second behind the Brazilian. "But I think it's really impressive". You have to have a lot of power to swim it and it suits him perfectly to his strokes.

Bills trade QB Cardale Jones to Chargers in exchange for conditional pick

Jones, a second-year player out of Ohio State University, was originally selected by Buffalo in the fourth round (139th overall) of the 2016 NFL Draft. The Chargers dealt for Jones after working out Robert Griffin III on Tuesday. Cardale is someone we think can be developed. The former Ohio State star played only one game last season, going 6-for-11 for 96 yards and an interception in the season finale.

Bayern Munich canter to win over Chelsea in ICC opener

Like Conte, Ancelotti brushed off the significance of Chelsea's slow start, having seen his side suffer a 4-0 defeat to AC Milan . This is the Blues first defeat for the first time in pre-season after beating Arsenal 3-0 in their opening last weekend.

David de Gea to stay with Man United: Mourinho

Several reports have Danilo , a 26-year-old right-back who helped Real's Champions League titles runs the past two seasons, set for Manchester City pending a medical. "He was never on my list", Mourinho said of the Welsh attacker. It is understood that manager Zinedine Zidane did not want the full-back to leave, but was resigned to seeing the Brazilian's departure after he expressed a desire for first team football.

Mehbooba rules out third party mediation on Kashmir

Will you wait for 1,000 years? She said that the Kashmir issue is a bilateral issue and it can only be resolved through dialogue between India and Pakistan. She said that both India and Pakistan have to respect the agreements between the two countries to end the hostilities. "No results have come yet..." Four battles have been fought.

Sevilla signs Nolito from Manchester City

He will sign a three-year-old contract. The expected sale of Nolito is a substantial financial loss for City, who signed him from Celta Vigo last summer for £13.8m. The Spanish global arrived in Seville after both Spanish and English clubs reached an agreement on his transfer, reports Efe. The Spaniard did not hide his desire to leave City when speaking to reporters in May.

Rajon Rondo Signs 1-Year Deal With Pelicans

Rondo, 31, spent his first eight full National Basketball Association seasons with Boston , helping the Celtics win the 2008 championship and reach the Finals again in 2010. The Bulls went on to lose the final four games to lose the series. It's possible Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry will use the two guards together at times, with Holiday playing off the ball.

Froome ready to fight back after losing yellow jersey

A dramatic stage 12 was won by Romain Bardet , who also put himself in the frame for yellow as there was a dramatic tightening at the top of the general classification. "I was missing the yellow jersey after wearing the pink one at the Giro d'Italia and the red one on the Vuelta". "Today was a chance, I just needed the right combination", the 36-year-old said.

Wimbledon: Johanna Konta's dream ends as Venus Williams powers on

In her post match interview , Williams said she would not hesitate to reach out to her younger sister for some advice before the final. She will get another chance at the title on Saturday against either Venus Williams or Johanna Konta .

Pistons renounce rights to Kentavious Caldwell-Pope after Bradley trade

But they signed guard Langston Galloway to a three-year, $21 million contract and acquired Bradley, one of the top two-way guards in the National Basketball Association, from the Boston Celtics for forward Marcus Morris . Join the Detroit Jock City team! The Pistons were put in an unusual situation when they were able to land Avery Bradley in a trade with the Celtics while already hard capped to the contract given to Langston Galloway.

Peter Sagan elbows Mark Cavendish, booted from Tour De France

What likely prompted the race organisers decision was they way in which Sagan apparently pushed with his elbow upon contacting Cavendish. Sagan, victor of stage three on Monday , rode to the Dimension Data bus to apologise to Cavendish.

Boston Celtics Rumor: Pacers Asking Price For George High

If Boston can't acquire Hayward, Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin could be a substitute in this free-agency plan to sign a star and then trade for George, league sources told The Vertical. IN reportedly wants the 2018 Brooklyn Nets first-round pick and the first-rounder the C's acquired from the Philadelphia 76ers from Boston in return for George.

Why Gordon Hayward Would Be a Perfect Fit for the Miami Heat

The ability for Hayward to potentially team up with George and join a 53-win club, however, is something that neither the Heat nor Jazz can offer. According to The Salt Lake Tribune , Hayward "wants to take his meetings, and make a decision in short order ".

Federer to face Zverev in his 11th Halle final

Federer won the Australian Open his first Grand Slam success in five years in January despite not playing in the previous six months, then claimed the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells in March and, two weeks later, the Miami Open. Federer described his Halle Open final opponent as a tough player to play against and described his serve as wonderful and his backhand as one of the best in the game.

Arturo Vidal blasts Cristiano Ronaldo ahead of Confederations Cup clash

Chile , one of the pre-tournament favourites, take on Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal on Wednesday for a place in the final against either Germany or Mexico . Ronaldo enjoyed another successful season in terms of trophies as he helped Real Madrid to retain the Champions League and win the Liga title. "For me he does not exist", he said.

Champions Trophy 2017, England vs Pakistan

Morgan suggested being asked to play on a pitch used two days previously for Pakistan's final group game, created problems for his side. "I said after the loss to India if we play good cricket , definitely we will win this tournament".

Lewis Hamilton grabs F1 pole from teammate in Baku

Raikkonen qualified third ahead of his Ferrari teammate Sebastian Vettel , the championship leader . The British driver dominated the practice sessions on Baku's street circuit a year ago before clipping the barriers during qualifying and starting the race 10th on the grid, ultimately finishing fifth.

Petra Kvitova wins Birmingham Open to clinch first title since knife attack

Kvitova slipped a set down to the Australian - herself enjoying a fine return to the sport after a time away playing cricket - but roared back to win by taking the decider in convincing fashion . "It was just about one or two points and one or two breaks", said Kvitova. Kvitova next plays fellow Czech and friend since childhood, Safarova, who had her own drama, saving match points for the second time this week.

South Korea's Moon issues strongest comments to date on 'comfort women' deal

Trump has been angered by Moon's insinuations of impropriety and the purported ingratitude of South Koreans, who would be receiving a state-of-the-art defense system against North Korea's recently bolstered missile-launching capacities, and has charged that Seoul owes Washington $1 billion in THAAD expenses.

Murray happy to win ugly against Nishikori

For his part Nishikori has only ever beaten Murray twice but one of those wins came at last year's US Open when Nishikori got home in five sets 1-6 6-4 4-6 6-1 7-5. "I have never seen that", the three-time Grand Slam champion Murray said. "I played well in all the matches here". The Croat, who is playing in the "legends" event at Roland Garros , said of Murray: "He didn't start the year like he wanted and he started to be a little not confident, but he found himself in the right moment.

Best Players Left Exposed In The NHL Expansion Draft

But since teams weren't able to protect everyone they would like, Vegas is going to use that against them and try to swing deals to selecting specific players. The protection lists have been submitted, and the Golden Knights are in their 72-hour window of exclusive free agent negotiation. Make your guesses as to who Vegas will select in our Expansion Draft Pool.

Sonnen says boxing's integrity on the line in super fight

I had to give the people what they want. "If they do what they're supposed to do and make us happy, yeah we'll move", Cube said. The artwork shows Mayweather receiving one of McGregor's famous left-handers and was posted to the Irishman's Instagram account with the message: " I am a filthy Irish animal ".

Justin Thomas shoots 63, trails Brian Harman by 1 at US Open

Thomas' 9-under round broke Johnny Miller's record for lowest score in relation to par. Felt like I had a good feel for the speed of the greens today, hit a lot of good lag putts. Harman was hoping to become the fourth player in succession to convert a 54-hole lead into victory after Henrik Stenson and Jimmy Walker in the last two majors of 2016 and Sergio Garcia in April's Masters.