Saudi group backs out of Newcastle takeover bid

Saudi group backs out of Newcastle takeover bid

A Saudi Arabia-backed consortium has ended its interest in taking over English Premier League football side Newcastle United. The group, which included Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund PIF, PCP Capital Partners and Reuben Brothers, was reported to have made...
Timo Werner credits Lampard for Chelsea decision

Timo Werner credits Lampard for Chelsea decision

Timo Werner says Frank Lampard was the main reason he decided to join Chelsea this summer. The 23-year-old Germany forward joined from RB Leipzig for £47.5 million, signing a five-year contract at Stamford Bridge, and he has now begun training with his new side....
ICC launches World Cup Super League

ICC launches World Cup Super League

The inaugural ICC Cricket World Cup Super League will finally get going on July 30 when England and Ireland face off in the first of three ODIs in Southampton. The Super League was introduced to bring context to bilateral ODIs, which has seen troubled times since the...