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Daily Archives: June 21, 2017

Tommy Haas gets Wimbledon wild card; Marcus Willis in qualifying

LONDON — Past semifinalist Tommy Haas, 2016 junior champion Denis Shapovalov and British women Laura Robson, Heather Watson and Naomi Broady are among the players receiving wild-card invitations to Wimbledon. The All England Club announced on Wednesday 10 of the 16 players it will be

Monisha Kaltenborn: F1’s first female team boss leaves Sauber

Kaltenborn has worked for Sauber since the late 1990s Sauber have parted company with team principal Monisha Kaltenborn. Kaltenborn became the boss of the Swiss team in 2012, when she was appointed by founder Peter Sauber. The 46-year-old, F1’s first and only female team boss,

Liverpool agree €39m fee for Mohamed Salah

Roma winger Mohamed Salah is to undergo a medical at Liverpool on Thursday after the clubs agreed a €39m fee. Ngotiations have been finalised but, somewhat bizarrely, it is not yet known whether the transfer will break the club-record £35m the Reds paid Newcastle for

Ranking the best Bellator NYC, UFC OKC fights

Hope you’re ready for a loaded schedule of fights. Bellator MMA and the UFC will host live events this weekend. Bellator NYC will take place Saturday inside Madison Square Garden and be available on pay-per-view. The following day, UFC Fight Night will go down in

Nate Diaz’s former agency files lawsuit over contract dispute

Dallas-based sports agency The Ballengee Group has filed a civil lawsuit against UFC star Nate Diaz, claiming he failed to pay the agency for its services related to several of his fights, including a lucrative two-fight rivalry with Conor McGregor. The Ballengee Group filed the

Wexford and Kilkenny set up U21 Leinster final date

Wexford and Kilkenny will meet in the Leinster U21 hurling final after contrasting 10-point victories over Carlow and Westmeath respectively. Westmeath 1-11 Kilkenny 1-21 A powerful second half display from Eddie Brennan’s Kilkenny was enough to seal their place in the decider after trailing at