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Arsenal announce Arsene Wenger's new two-year contract: Boss given trophy target

Gazidis also called on the club's fans to unite behind the team after a season in which protests both inside and outside the stadium have - in his opinion - aff...


Bryce Harper's fight with Hunter Strickland led to so many memes

Strickland was facing Harper for the first time since the 2014 NL Division Series, when Harper hit two long home runs against him, and the on-field firework...


Ryan Braun Placed on 10-Day DL with Calf Injury

Guerra (calf) was activated from the disabled list and will start Friday's game against the Diamondbacks . C Manny Pina (left elbow) was available to pin...


Nats' Harper has suspension reduced to three games

In handing Strickland a six-game suspension for "intentionally hitting Harper with a pitch, inciting the bench-clearing incident and fighting, " Major League Ba...


Wenger agrees to a new two-year contract

The 28-year-old has been linked with the likes of Chelsea , Manchester City , Paris Saint-Germain and Atletico Madrid at various points throughout the 2016/17...


Phil Knight Invitational brackets revealed

The brackets, "Motion" and "Victory", are two eight team tournaments that contain all schools sponsored by Knight's Nike brand. The lineups are, in a word, stac...


The Lions Sing Fields Of Athenry Before New Zealand Departure

A 3-0 drubbing in New Zealand as Clive Woodward's Lions were mauled. The world champions have since taken on all comers, proving to be simply too good for t...


Kwadwo Asamoah fires warning to Real Madrid ahead of Champions League

If I'm called upon to start, I will start obviously. Zidane has only one year left on his contract but no one expects him to be leaving anytime soon. Zinedi...


Golf roundup: Kisner holds on at Colonial

At 10-under 270, the 33-year-old Kisner finished a stroke ahead of Spieth (65), Sean O'Hair (66) and Jon Rahm (66). However, Kisner held his nerve to finish t...


Mattek-Sands ends Kvitova's comeback in Paris

The 15th seed won the opening point of the match with a sweeping cross-court forehand and needed just 74 minutes to overcome world number 86 Boserup . Kvitova ...


Shane Lowry right in contention at the BMW Championship

Four greens were completely reconstructed and another five partially rebuilt, with 29 bunkers removed and a sub-air system as used at Augusta National was insta...


Hungry again, Wenger looks to strengthen Arsenal after Kroenke backing

Owner Stan Kroenke released the following statement: "Our ambition is to win the Premier League and other major trophies in Europe". "It's what the fans, playe...


Arsene Wenger Is Staying At Arsenal For Two More Years

This was after exiting the Champions League on an aggregate scoreline of 10-2 to Bayern Munich at the last 16 stage and failing to finish in the top four of the...


Spanish Coach Ernesto Valverde to Take Barcelona FC

Also, he is passionate about applying technology to both training and matches", he added. The La Liga giants have done so again after they confirmed that fo...


Pakistan match same as any other game, says Kohli

Bangladesh are in their first ICC Champions Trophy since 2006 and now sit higher than Pakistan in the ICC ODI rankings, with Sarfraz admitting he has been ...


Dale Earnhardt Jr. improving, but still not satisfied after final Coca-Cola 600

Defending champion Martin Truex Jr . was third after leading 233 of 400 laps. Keselowski was considered one of the favorites to win the race. Dillon's triu...


No. 1 Kerber out of French Open in 1st round

Fifteenth seed Petra Kvitova defeated American Julia Boserup 6-3, 6-2 on her much-awaited return to competition five months after being stabbed during a bur...


As Arsene Wenger stays at Arsenal, what needs to change?

It was expected the 32-year-old would endure a hard afternoon against the likes of Diego Costa and Eden Hazard, but instead Mertesacker was at the top of the ga...


Returning Kvitova wins Roland Garros opener

Five months after suffering career-threatening injuries when she was stabbed by an intruder in her home, Kvitova looked sharp and eager in a 6-3 6-2 triumph ove...


Kerber makes history, crashes out in first round

The opening day was not so sweet for Angelique Kerber of Germany, the No. 1 seed, who was ousted by unseeded Ekaterina Makarova of Russian Federation 6-2, 6...


NBA Finals #DefendTheLand Signage Going Up

So far this post-season LeBron James has already tied records for most consecutive 30-point playoff games (set by Michael Jordan ) and most consecutive 25-po...


Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny out of FA Cup final against Chelsea

Along with the showpiece showdown against Chelsea , Koscielny can also expect to miss Arsenal's first two domestic games of the 2017-18 campaign. Wenger ...


NHL Playoffs 2017: Ducks injuries cause for concern

Filip Forsberg leads Nashville with seven goals, Ryan Johansen has 10 assists and Roman Josi has 51 shots on goal. If Anaheim takes Game 6, both teams ...


Djokovic, Nadal, Muguruza ease into French Open 2nd round

The two-time Wimbledon champion was injured when a burglar stuck a knife through her playing hand late past year. The Frenchman failed to protect a break lead i...


Wagner's team of tough Hudders'

I'm so happy we've proven this is possible and we've brought this fairytale to a happy ending. But misses from the spot by Liam Moore and Jordan Obita gave ...


Defending champions Djokovic, Muguruza make second round

What Agassi, an eight-time Grand Slam victor and 1999 French Open champion, will have made of the performance is hard to know, with Djokovic simultaneously br...


LeBron James Suggests Warriors Might Not Be Best Team He's Faced

So don't get stressed out reading and dissecting every little stat people like me say about this series, National Basketball Association fans. "I feel good ab...


Tiger Woods Was Asleep At Wheel, Breath Test Showed No Alcohol

According to a probable cause affidavit released Wednesday, Woods' vehicle was stopped in the roadway and the golfer "had to be woken up" by the officer who ca...


Manuwa-Oezdemir clash added to UFC 214

UFC officials confirmed the news on Wednesday. Manuwa has been making headlines over the past few weeks for his much-publicized feud against division champi...


Man United capable of anything - Lingard eyes glory next season

The Red Devils have managed to obtain three trophies in the campaign having already secured the Community Shield and EFL Cup ahead of Wednesday's final in Sto...


A look back at the Cleveland Cavaliers 2016 championship

And as history will tell you, the plan worked. Bowman recalled with a grin. Chris Bosh, LeBron James and Dwyane Wade teamed up in Miami to play in four Fin...


Arsenal star trolls 'expert' media over wrong FA Cup final predictions

Wenger revealed after the game that the Arsenal board will hold a meeting on Tuesday, with his future expected to be decided. Feast and then starvation Wenge...


Wolves appoint former Porto coach Santo as new manager

Rui Pedro Silva has been named as Nuno's assistant, while Rui Barbosa joins as goalkeeping coach and Antonio Dias is Wolves' new fitness coach. "Since the ver...


French Open 2017: Granollers wonder shot gets a high-five from Djokovic

With Paire periodically clutching his stomach after a medical time out, the 14-time grand slam champion took nine of the last 10 games to close out the match...


In or out? Suspense mounts as final act of Wenger saga unravels

However, the Gunners ended the season on a high after defeating Chelsea to win the FA Cup and that has made both Wenger and Arsenal as the most successful m...