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Robin van Persie has boxing workout ahead of new season
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:54:10 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Robin van Persie is known for his explosive shot off either foot and it appears he's not too bad with his hands either. He posted a video of himself working out in a boxing ring.


Justine Kish defecates in octagon at UFC Fight Night 112
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:54:05 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The often chaotic and controversial world of the UFC again delivered a night of bizarre drama at Fight Night 112. Justine Kish was seen to defecate on the octagon floor


Claudio Ranieri unveiled as new Nantes manager
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:52:38 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Claudio Ranieri has been unveiled as the new manager of French club Nantes after signing a two-year contract. The 65-year-old took a tour of the stadium and was given a replica shirt.


Ireland could have to wait beyond 2018 for Test debut
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:45:16 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Ireland may have to wait beyond 2018 to make their Test debut, chief executive Warren Deutrom has warned. scheduling a first match may take some tricky organising.


Chelsea to sign Alex Sandro for APS61million
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:45:02 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Chelsea are closing in on Alex Sandro for a club record transfer fee of APS61million and are preparing to recoup around APS20m by selling Nathan Ake to Bournemouth.


Usain Bolt comes out fighting amid De Grasse challenge
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:39:49 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
RIATH AL-SAMARRAI IN OSTRAVA: HeA might have only a little gas left in his tank, but Bolt has no shortage of fighting talk.A It was sent in the directions of both his youngest and oldest challengers.


Jersey's appeal over UEFA's membership to be heard by CAS
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:38:22 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Jersey officials are convinced they have a strong legal argument centred around UEFA's refusal last year to allow the application to go to a vote of the 55 existing UEFA nations.


Petra Kvitova out of Eastbourne due to an abdominal injury
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:28:58 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
KIERAN GILL IN EASTBOURNE: Wimbledon joint-favourite Petra Kvitova has had to withdraw from Eastbourne with an abdominal injury, a day after winning in Birmingham.


Now the British and Irish Lions must stop Julian Savea
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:25:02 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
CHRIS FOY IN WELLINGTON: Stop aThe Busa. That is the onerous challenge facing the Lions. Julian Savea has lived with the pressure of being cast as the new Jonah Lomu.


Lions fan stayed in house of All Black Rieko Ioane
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:19:52 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Rather than leave Alex Edwards to sleep in his vehicle on a bitter winter's night before the Lions-Blues match, Sandra Ioane opened her home to the Englishman, who had no idea who his hosts were.


Chalobah and Redmond train separately for England
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:17:44 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The Young Lions are hopeful the duo will be available but they trained away from the main group on Monday morning after coming off in Thursday's 3-0 win over hosts Poland.


Courtney Lawes eager to impress Lions coach Warren Gatland
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:15:05 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
CHRIS FOY IN WELLINGTON: Warren Gatland wants his Lions to fight fire with fire, after they were over-powered by the All Blacks in the first Test. Courtney Lawes is ready to answer that call.


Marcus Willis on course for Wimbledon after qualifying win
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:15:03 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
MIKE DICKSON AT ROEHAMPTON: For a first time there was a proper stand and instead of reverberating to the shrieks of the Russian it was filled with romantics hoping that history may repeat itself.


Everton close to agreeing deal with QPR for Josh Bowler
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:10:44 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Everton's first offer of APS1.5m plus another APS1.5m in add-ons was rejected but Queens Park Rangers youngster Josh Bowler has asked to speak to the Goodison club.


Ibrahimovic enjoys kickabout with former PSG team-mates
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:07:41 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has taken a step closer to returning to the football pitch as he enjoyed a kickabout with former PSG team-mates while on holiday in Ibiza on Monday.


Chelsea have spent APS122m on left backs since Ashley Cole
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:05:31 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Chelsea look set to smash their transfer record with the APS60million purchase of Juventus left-back Alex Sandro, beating the APS50m mark set by Fernando Torres' arrival in 2011.


Tottenham's Victor Wanyama has street named after him
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:00:30 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Just 24 hours after being announced as Kenya's most influential sporting personality, Tottenham midfielder Victor Wanyama had a street named after him in Tanzania.


Novak Djokovic confirms Agassi will coach him at Wimbledon
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:59:38 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Novak Djokovic has confirmed Andre Agassi will be coaching him at Wimbledon for as long as he stays in the tournament. Djokovic has been putting in the hard hours ahead of the slam.


Barcelona want Marco Verratti but could get Paulinho
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:55:01 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Brazilian international Paulinho will have made some career comeback if he completes the journey from Tottenham reject to Barcelona signing this summer.A The first choice is still Marco Verratti.


Crystal Palace confirm Frank de Boer as new manager
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:52:39 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Frank de Boer has revealed he took advice from Louis van Gaal ahead of becoming new Crystal Palace manager. The Dutchman has signed a three year deal worth APS2.5m-per-season.


Manchester United close in on signing Nemanja Matic
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:47:29 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Sportsmail reported last week that Chelsea would be prepared to let Nemanja Matic rejoin Jose Mourinho at Old Trafford if they were successful in signing Tiemoue Bakayoko,


Craig Bellamy: Mohamed Salah is just what Liverpool needed
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:46:30 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Mohamed Salah's explosive pace and desire to stretch defences is exactly what Liverpool needed, according to Craig Bellamy.


Lewis Hamilton and Vettel feud means 'the gloves are off'
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:40:55 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The gloves are off and the fight is on between Formula One title rivals Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton. Mercedes chief Toto Wolff has admitted the friendship between the pair is gone.


Footballers on holiday: Van Persie hangs out with Totti
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:35:23 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Footballers on holiday: Jack Wilshere and his new wife headline a host of updates from a long list of football stars, as they continue to spread themselves across the globe in pre-season.


Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather: Inside training camps
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:33:30 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
As two men at the pinnacle of combat sports, Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather share a love of money, notoriety and winning.A Sportsmail takes a look inside the training camps.


TRANSFER COLUMN: Liverpool target Naby Neita
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:24:45 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
TRANSFER COLUMN - SIMON JONES: Liverpool target Naby Keita has expressed a desire to leave RB Leipzig this summer but the German club want at least APS70m.


Lewis Hamilton wants to 'kill it for the next 12 races'
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:23:44 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Lewis Hamilton left Baku scratching his head following Sebastian Vettelas moment of madness. But with a steely glint in his eye, the Briton was already looking forward.


More VAR confusion as referee sends off wrong player
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:22:12 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The introduction of video assistant replays in international football has been far from smooth, but Sunday afternoon saw perhaps the most controversial incident so far.


England to avoid Moscow World Cup base over traffic fears
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:14:34 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
IAN HERBERT IN SOCHI: The FA had viewed the Russian capital as a possibility because of its central location, which would mean that no flight to play would take more than two and a half hours.


Burnley closing in on Leeds left back Charlie Taylor
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:10:07 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The 23-year-old has been courted by West Bromwich Albion for over a year and has turned down the offer of a new contract from Leeds United.


Wimbledon: Jo Konta ignores expectation from British fans
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:06:24 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
KIERAN GILL IN EASTBOURNE: Johanna Konta insists she is shutting out all the expectation that is being put on her by the British public ahead of Wimbledon next week.


Mario Balotelli takes wage cut to extend Nice stay
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:55:44 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The controversial Italian striker ended speculation over his future by signing his new contract alongside club president Jean-Pierre Rivere and general manager Julien Fournier.


Is this the worst dive ever from Lucas Fonseca?
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:23:58 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
After picking up a yellow card in the 24th minute against Flamengo on Sunday, Bahia's Lucas Fonseca should have been focusing on staying away from danger for the rest of the match.


Arsenal told to buy Alexandre Lacazette - Mikael Silvestre
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:52:46 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Arsenal have opened talks with Lyon over a possible switch, having chased Alexandre Lacazette for a number of years. They made a formal APS35million offer for the hotshot last summer.


Floyd Mayweather: Conor McGregor is not 'the best in UFC'
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:50:30 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The undefeated American will meet 'The Notorious' in a money-spinning fight in Las Vegas on August 26. The bout has been labelled a mismatch given McGregor has never boxed professionally.


Ahman Green, former Green Bay Packers running back, arrested in child abuse case
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:45:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Ahman Rashad Green, the former running back for the Green Bay Packers, was arrested on allegations of child abuse in Wisconsin on Monday.


Preview: D-backs vs. Phillies, noon, FOX Sports Arizona
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:57:31 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Zack Greinke gets the start as D-backs close out 4-game home series vs. struggling Phils


Was Westbrook's historic season enough for MVP?
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:52:54 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
A year ago, uncertainty surrounded Russell Westbrook.


Tigers bounce back, avoid sweep with 7-5 win
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:50:51 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Mahtook drove in three runs including a tiebreaking two-run single in the ninth inning.


Nationals fan blames the team's bullpen in his obituary
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:42:43 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
We knew the Nats bullpen was bad - but not this bad


Country music star Dierks Bentley lost a Stanley Cup bet to Penguins' Matt Murray
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:34:41 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Another tough break for Nashville.


Brad Keselowski battles back after strategy move doesnt pay off at Sonoma
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:27:52 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Keselowski needed a late caution but still rebound for a third-place finish without it at Sonoma.


Cards end short homestand with makeup game vs. Reds
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:47:16 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Cincinnati Reds-St. Louis Cardinals preview June 26


Gators, Tigers set to play for College World Series title
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:00:53 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
So here they are, the teams that shared the SEC regular-season championship playing for the national title in Omaha.


Tito on series with Rangers: 'We better be ready to play'
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 13:51:21 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Tribe opens four-game series against the Texas Rangers.


NHRA champion John Force to throw out first pitch at Cubs vs. Rays
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 13:47:15 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
NHRA Funny Car champion John Force will throw the ceremonial first pitch at the Cubs vs. Rays game on July 5.


Finnegan set for return as Reds visit St. Louis for makeup game
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 13:45:29 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Brandon Finnegan will try to secure the Reds' eighth win in 10 meetings with the Cardinals.


2017 NBA Awards Show: Nominees, how to watch, live stream info
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 13:18:45 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
James Harden or Russell Westbrook for NBA MVP? We'll finally get the answer tonight.


Victor Oladipo got victimized by a 12-year-old camper in a game of one-on-one
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 13:15:42 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
The Oklahoma City Thunder guard never saw it coming.


San Francisco Giants find nothing is routine in troubled 2017 season
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:35:50 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
The dynamic that brought three World Series championships has changed


Michael Chiesa rips referee Mario Yamasaki: 'He should never officiate ever again'
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 06:18:54 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Michael Chiesa was livid about the end of his fight with Kevin Lee


Kevin Lee, Tony Ferguson get into heated war of words during post-fight interview
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 05:16:23 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Lee and Ferguson got into a brutal verbal exchange after the main event


Kevin Lee earns first round submission over Michael Chiesa after controversial referee stoppage
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 03:56:34 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Kevin Lee gets a big win but not without controversy


Tim Boetsch blasts Johny Hendricks with head kick, uppercuts his way to TKO victory
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 03:37:46 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Tim Boetsch gets another knockout on his record


Felice Herrig earns third straight win with lopsided victory over Justine Kish
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 03:12:18 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Felice Herrig has looked better than ever in her last three fights


Exclusive - Why Chelsea may still be in the box seat to beat Liverpool to the signing of Virgil van Dijk
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:29:32 +0100
From independent.ie
Chelsea are still in the box seat to sign Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk, as Independent.ie understands Southampton are not keen to do a deal with Liverpool for their Dutch defender.

Picture perfect...John Aldridge shares memories and a glorious image of Ireland's Italia'90 World Cup squad
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:14:36 +0100
From independent.ie
Ireland goal scoring great John Aldridge has retweeted a snap shot of the glorious summer of 1990, when our Boys in Green plotted a route through to the World Cup quarter finals.

El Hadji Diouf's latest snipes at Steven Gerrard are predictably unpleasant
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 13:35:48 +0100
From independent.ie
El Hadji Diouf appears to enjoy nothing more than poking fun at his former Liverpool team-mate Steven Gerrard and he has been up to his old tricks once again.

Confirmed - Frank de Boer becomes Crystal Palace manager on a three-year deal
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:37:05 +0100
From independent.ie
Crystal Palace have announced Frank de Boer as their new manager.

Paul Pogba would be 'happy' to see Antoine Griezmann sign for Manchester City ahead of Man United
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:17:34 +0100
From independent.ie
Paul Pogba has revealed he would be happy to see France teammate Antoine Griezmann sign for Manchester City, despite turning down United this summer.

Claudio Ranieri draws line under Leicester as he's unveiled as new Nantes boss
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:41:05 +0100
From independent.ie
Claudio Ranieri insisted he had moved on from his title-winning spell at Leicester as he was unveiled as the new coach of Ligue 1 club Nantes.

Steven Gerrard did nothing for England, says ex Liverpool team-mate Diouf
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:46:04 +0100
From independent.ie
Former Liverpool striker El-Hadji Diouf has reopened his long-running feud with former captain Steven Gerrard after claiming the midfielder "did nothing for his country".

Liverpool must pay APS70m for Naby Keita from RB Leipzig as Jurgen Klopp eyes second of seven summer signings
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 11:04:33 +0100
From independent.ie
Liverpool must pay double what they paid for Mohamed Salah if they are to sign Naby Keita from RB Leipzig this summer, as Jurgen Klopp looks to push ahead for the second of his seven summer transfers.

Liverpool pulled out of Dani Alves deal in favour of signing Jermaine Pennant, reveals former CEO
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 10:10:55 +0100
From independent.ie
Liverpool had a deal agreed for former Barcelona and current Juventus right-back Dani Alves, before pulling out of the move and opting to sign Jermaine Pennant and Peter Crouch instead.

Jose Mourinho pays tribute to his father, Felix, who passes away aged 79
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 10:04:59 +0100
From independent.ie
Jose Mourinho has paid tribute to his late father, former goalkeeper and manager, Jose Mourinho Felix, with a touching photograph of the two shared on Instagram.

Frank de Boer named new Crystal Palace manager
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 09:06:05 +0100
From independent.ie
Crystal Palace have announced Frank de Boer as their new manager.

Manchester United get the green light to sign chief transfer target, as Chelsea close in on Tiemoue Bakayoko
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 00:14:48 +0100
From independent.ie
Chelsea are closing in on the signing of Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko, which looks set to allow Manchester United to sign Nemanja Matic.

Benitez future at Newcastle still in doubt
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
Rafa Benitez will continue as Newcastle United manager for now, but the Spaniard has, for the second time this summer, grown frustrated at the club's inability or reluctance to secure his top transfer targets and could yet leave St James' Park.

Doping probe hits Russian football
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
Fifa insists that "it is still investigating allegations" that Russian footballers were involved in a state-sponsored doping programme.

Aguero looks set to stay put at City
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
Sergio Aguero's agent has insisted that the Argentinian is staying with Manchester City this summer - much to the disappointment of French side Paris Saint-Germain.

O'Brien backs Pat's to avoid drop
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
After seeing his team recover from 2-0 down to claim a deserved draw, St Pat's director of football Ger O'Brien is confident the Saints will escape from relegation trouble if they stop conceding "silly goals".

Brace from Werner puts Germany in semi-finals
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
Kerem Demirbay and Timo Werner both scored their first senior international goals as Germany beat 10-man Cameroon 3-1 in Sochi to book their place in the semi-final of the Confederations Cup.

Spurs won't sell Kane - even if Manchester United offer APS100m
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
Tottenham have no intention of selling Harry Kane, though Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is a long-time admirer of the England international.

Ryan making the most of his American dream
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
Richie Ryan chuckles when he is asked if the younger version of himself could ever have envisaged life in Miami.

Gatland: Where is your pride?
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
Warren Gatland has laid the blame for Saturday's opening Test defeat to New Zealand firmly at his players' door after launching a withering assessment of their commitment levels in the face of All Black aggression at Eden Park.

'Stand your ground' - Robbie Henshaw calls on Lions to meet All Blacks physicality head-on
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 08:15:33 +0100
From independent.ie
Robbie Henshaw insists New Zealand do not overstep rugby's physical boundaries as the war of words around Conor Muray's Test match treatment rages on.

The Left Wing - Luke Fitzgerald wants Sexton and Itoje to start this week and laments Cian Healy's squad omission
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:13:14 +0100
From independent.ie
Former Leinster, Ireland and Lions winger Luke Fitzgerald believes Warren Gatland should make a number of changes to his matchday 23 for this week's second Test but that doesn't mean a recall for Tour captain Sam Warburton.

Alan Quinlan: All Blacks hell-bent on nullifying the Lions's threat at all costs and not always legally
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:15:44 +0100
From independent.ie
While the whole country was basking in the glory of Ireland's famous win over the All Blacks in Chicago, the soul-searching that was done back in New Zealand was such that they were adamant they wouldn't take their eye off the ball for this Lions series.

Crotty out of rematch while Smith faces race to be fit
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
The All Blacks are likely to be without full-back Ben Smith and centre Ryan Crotty for Saturday's second Test in Wellington.

WATCH - Where does Sean O'Brien's wonder-try rank in the top 10 scores for the Lions?
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:16:46 +0100
From independent.ie
Ultimately, Saturday bore disappointment for the British and Irish Lions as they lost the opening Test on their tour of New Zealand 30-15 at Eden Park.

Steve Hansen slams 'desperate and predictable' Warren Gatland over Conor Murray claims
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 07:07:09 +0100
From independent.ie
Steve Hansen has phoned a New Zealand radio station to hit back at Warren Gatland's claims that his players dangerously targeted Conor Murray during Saturday's first Test in Auckland.

Townsend left disappointed after Scotland lose to Fiji to round off tour
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
Scotland's mission to finish their summer tour unbeaten failed as they lost 27-22 to Fiji in Suva.

Cooney content with new lease on challenging career
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
When eight uncapped players go away on a tour like this, the fear is that one of them will come home in the same state. Their needs were all different - from the trio of early developers off last season's U-20 World Cup campaign to the relative veterans like Kieran Treadwell and John Cooney.

McBride calls for Henderson to beef up 'hopeless' Lions scrum and tight five
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
When the Lions last toured New Zealand, something coach Mike Ford said resonated strongly at the time, but was submerged by the chaos of 'Speargate' and the equally grotesque spin operation that followed it.

Lions cry foul as series threatens to slip away
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
At the end of the epic first-half at Eden Park on Saturday, Conor Murray and Peter O'Mahony approached Jaco Peyper for a mini conference. The ref mic had been turned off but the scrum-half could be clearly seen pointing at his knee.

The Lions have still got some hope of success in the mighty jungle
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
The Lions haven't even a song or an anthem of their very own.

Conan leads way as Ireland pool deepens
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
In the Six Nations of 2016 Josh van der Flier announced himself, pretty much from the outer reaches of Planet Contender.

Hurricanes can add to Tourists' woes thanks to All Black presence
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
The selection for the first Test has added to the interest in this final mid-week game. If two starters from that win over the Chiefs could force their way into the starting team last Saturday, then there is a chance that others can do the same tomorrow.

Tony Ward: Farrellas lack of impact means Sexton should start a but itas still a mammoth task
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
It was without doubt the best performance of the tour, and still the Lions were hammered. I say hammered because while the difference in points was 'only' 15, the gap in quality - individual and collective - between the sides was marked.

McEnroe urges Agassi to spend more time with Djokovic
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 07:54:11 -0400
From feeds.reuters
(Reuters) - Andre Agassi and world number four Novak Djokovic need to work together for at least a month if the American's coaching is to have a long-term impact on the struggling Serb's game, three-times Wimbledon champion John McEnroe has said.


New Zealand pedal their way to brink of America's Cup victory
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:27:56 -0400
From feeds.reuters
HAMILTON, Bermuda (Reuters) - Emirates Team New Zealand takes to Bermuda's Great Sound on Monday with a mission, to finally wipe out the hurt inflicted on the sports-mad country by Oracle Team USA in the America's Cup.


Bolt brings sunshine and heat on his last trip to Golden Spike meeting
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:02:00 -0400
From feeds.reuters
PRAGUE (Reuters) - As Usain Bolt deals with the emotions of closing the curtain on his record-breaking career, one thing that won't trouble him as he prepares for his ninth and final appearance at the Ostrava Golden Spike meeting is the heat, he said on Monday.


Athletics: Strong U.S. world team could match Rio success
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 10:54:55 -0400
From feeds.reuters
SACRAMENTO, California (Reuters) - A world-class group of jumpers, shot putters and women's hurdlers should have American athletes heading to the podium often at August's world championships in London.


Kerber says top ranking weighs, but ready for grass season
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:25:45 -0400
From feeds.reuters
EASTBOURNE, England (Reuters) - World number one Angelique Kerber needs no reminding how perilous life on Tour can be when you are the player everyone wants to knock off their perch.


Kvitova pulls out of Eastbourne tournament
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 08:40:45 -0400
From feeds.reuters
EASTBOURNE, England (Reuters) - Double Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova has withdrawn from the Aegon International tournament at Eastbourne with an abdominal strain, tournament organizers said on Monday.


The gloves are off between Hamilton and Vettel
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 05:03:24 -0400
From feeds.reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - The gloves are off and the fight is on between Formula One title rivals Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton.


Cavendish confirmed for Tour de France after battle with illness
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 10:31:30 -0400
From feeds.reuters
(Reuters) - Sprinter Mark Cavendish was named as one of the three Britons who will be racing for Team Dimension Data at the Tour de France next month, the South African-based team confirmed on Monday.


Tennis: Serve-and-volley a lost art as grass loses its menace
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:48:57 -0400
From feeds.reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - Ivan Lendl once complained that Wimbledon's super-lush lawns were fit only for grazing cows, before manfully learning how to serve and volley and reach two finals.


Invisible Italians still hold sway over America's Cup
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:48:32 -0400
From feeds.reuters
HAMILTON, Bermuda (Reuters) - Although there is no Italian America's Cup team in Bermuda after Luna Rossa withdrew in anger over a rule change, Italy is having an impact on the final and could influence the cup's future.


Grant shows true grit to reel in Casey and reclaim Close crown
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
Paula Grant was crowned Irish Women's Close champion for the second time yesterday after battling back to see off the stubborn challenge of Hermitage's Ciara Casey 3&1 in the final at Mullingar.

Rory 'headed in right direction' as Irish Open defence looms
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
Rory McIlroy enters a week off in good spirits after shooting 64 to round off his debut in the Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, Connecticut, yesterday.

Landofhope spearheads O'Brien's assault on Kilbeggan
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
Joseph O'Brien makes a twin-pronged assault on the Carmel Fay Memorial Novice Chase at Kilbeggan, with Landofhopeandglory and Aspen Colorado.

Rostropovich rallies to show his class
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
The Aidan O'Brien-trained juvenile Rostropovich bounced back from a disappointing debut to claim the opening seven-furlong maiden at Gowran Park yesterday.