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Courtois will reopen Chelsea talks but says his 'heart lies in Madrid'

Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard has been named the Best Belgian footballer in a Foreign League for 2017, reported FourFourTwo. But Hazard was the most regul...


Tongan flag bearer once again marches at Opening Ceremony shirtless

Taufatofua, who was born in Australia but raised in Tonga , made world headlines when he bared his torso in the warm Rio climate. That's right. despite the f...


Russian athletes appeal Olympic ban in late push to compete

Evidence against Russian athletes was strong enough to merit sanctions despite its rejection by the Court of Arbitration for Sport, the head of an International...


Panel Dismisses 47 Russians' Appeal To Be Allowed Into Winter Olympics

Alexander Belov, a son of 1972 Soviet Olympic Champion Sergei Belov, told Sputnik that he hoped that the developments surrounding the Russian athletes banned fr...


Absent Mahrez casts shadow but boss Puel calling for a united front

But while there will be no return for Mahrez against the Premier League leaders, Leicester boss Puel wants to see him come back into the fold eventually. Puel...


Stoichkov can't see Neymar at Real Madrid

Lewandowski has been on song this season as well, slamming 25 goals in 30 appearances across all competitions, and is leading the Bundesliga Golden Boot race ...


Philadelphia Eagles celebrate Super Bowl win with parade

Tim Norton, 29, said he arrived at about 6:45 a.m. The defensive end for the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles was on the Patriots team that overcame ...


Former prime minister of Bangladesh sentenced for corruption

A court in Bangladesh sentenced opposition leader Khaleda Zia to five years in jail on Thursday after convicting the two-time former premier of embezzling mon...


Trade Grades: Cavs Remake Backcourt With Deal for Rodney Hood, George Hill

It's possible that these moves don't pan out and the Cavaliers mid-season rebuild will blow up in their face. Hill will step into the starting point guard r...


Third ODI: Kohli ton powers India to 303/6 in 50 overs

Before Kohli, only four other batsmen have run 100 or more runs in an ODI innings and none of them are Indians. Trailing 0-3, South Africa must win the rema...


Cavs send Isaiah Thomas to Lakers

The Cleveland Cavaliers were a mess prior to the National Basketball Association trade deadline, and they responded by dealing seemingly half their team, incl...


Wenger explains why Mkhitaryan stays behind after training

Aubameyang, who scored 141 goals in 213 appearances for Dortmund, scored on his Arsenal debut against Everton after completing a deadline day switch to the Em...


Canada suffers lovely loss in historic first Olympic blended doubles sport

I've just got to pick up the ice a little bit better so if I do miss, it's not a killer miss. This is the first time the Olympics have featured mixed double...


Players' union set to open free-agent training camp

Pitchers and catchers are set to report for spring training with most teams next week, with the first spring training game on February 23. Beyond the free a...


Cavs trade Wade to Miami, overhaul roster

In the second deal of the day featuring the Cavs , the team addressed the point guard situation that was created by Thomas' departure and replaced him with Geor...


'Suarez-esque Firmino will never be sold' - Liverpool forward hailed by Carragher

Just like Harry Kane and Sergio Aguero, Firmino is fantastic at receiving the ball and bringing the likes of Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane into play. And whi...


No sanction for Barcelona's Gerard Pique over celebration vs. Espanyol

The 31-year-old netted Barca's dramatic late equaliser against Espanyol on Sunday but sustained a knock during the second half of a fiery Catalan derby. Pique...


Michael Owen predicts the victor of the North London derby

Selling their most feared attacker has resulted in Arsenal chalking up emphatic home wins over Crystal Palace and Everton, while they also came from behind to...


Warriors' Green fined $50K for referee rant

But in the immortal words of that Vine that splices in a clip from Storage Wars , you gotta watch your profanity , man. After Green and Oklahoma City's Ru...


Akshay Kumar's Pad Man screen count stands at a whopping 3350!

We are aiming to get the film's message out to as many people and places around the world as possible, especially in the places where this message is needed. ...