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Chelsea agree £35m deal with Monaco to sign Tiemoue Bakayoko

Chelsea agree £35m deal with Monaco to sign Tiemoue Bakayoko

The France global also played a crucial part in Monaco's road to the Champions League semi-finals, where they were beaten by Juventus . The 23-year-old is joining the club from Belgian outfit Zulte Waregem for £7m. Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is a fan of the 22-year-old, who would fit into their midfield alongside the ever-reliable N'Golo Kante . Having fought off the competition, it looks as though the Blues will now move ahead with their first major summer signing, as Conte has ...


Rafael Nadal, Stan Wawrinka advance to French Open final

Rafael Nadal, Stan Wawrinka advance to French Open final

By contrast, Wawrinka had to come through an epic five-set encounter with world number one Andy Murray , digging deep to produce a fantastic performance in the fifth set. The victor of this year's Roland Garros , will be decided in the encounter between Rafael Nadal and Stanislas Wawrinka, who defeated their opponents yesterday in the semifinals.



Harry Kane comes to England's rescue against Scotland

Asked if he really believed the two dead-ball goals were the best ever, Strachan said he could not think of any that were superior strikes. Danny Rose's ongoing absence due to a knee problem means Southampton's Ryan Bertrand is likely to keep his place at left-back for England , who are four points clear atop Group F in qualifying for a place in Russian Federation next year.



Joe Santoro: Warriors have established a golden era

If oddsmakers in Las Vegas are correct, the Cavaliers will watch the Warriors celebrate another title Friday night on the grounds of Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland. If you're looking for a quarter to bet, bet the Warriors in the opening 12 minutes. That is not the life James imagined for himself. "I don't even really care", said James, when asked about that play.


Felt like a club batter in front of Yuvraj: Kohli

Felt like a club batter in front of Yuvraj: Kohli

Rohit Sharma (91) and Shikhar Dhawan (68) laid the platform with an opening stand of 136 before Kohli and Yuvraj, to the delight of India fans in a capacity 25,000 crowd, teed off. India were sitting comfortably at 192/2 in the 37th over and rain till then, had reduced the match to a 48 overs a side contest. Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan gave good start which was capitalized by middle-order batsman.