New Liverpool keeper Alisson desperate to play - Klopp

Liverpool's new goalkeeper Alisson is "desperate" to play for the Merseyside club and could make his debut against Serie A side Napoli in a pre-season match on Aug. 4, manager Juergen Klopp has said.




Rugby - Rebels stand down two players amid police investigation

The Melbourne Rebels have stood down two rookie players indefinitely and launched an internal investigation after they were accused of injuring a man in an altercation, the Super Rugby team said on Monday.




Black to Black 2 - New Zealand complete double-double at World Cup sevens

Sione Molia scored two early tries as the All Blacks sevens completed a double-double of World Cup titles for New Zealand with a 33-12 victory over England in the men's final in San Francisco on Sunday.




Hamilton retakes F1 lead with 'miracle' victory in Germany

Lewis Hamilton raced from 14th to first to seize a "miracle" German Grand Prix victory in a Mercedes one-two on Sunday and retake the Formula One championship lead from Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel, who crashed.




Ozil quits German national side citing racism over Turkish heritage

German soccer star Mesut Ozil said on Sunday he would no longer play for the national team because he faced "racism and disrespect" because of his Turkish roots.




Golf - Schauffele fast emerging as player for big occasion

Xander Schauffele is rapidly emerging as a player for the big occasion and he was the final threat to Francesco Molinari on a wild British Open Sunday.




Golf - Spieth says game is back, despite Open blowout

Jordan Spieth pronounced himself "back in business" on Sunday despite falling short in his quest to join an elite list of players to win consecutive British Opens.




Cycling - Sky woes continue as Moscon kicked out of Tour

Team Sky's rough ride on the Tour de France continued when their Italian rider Gianni Moscon was thrown out of the race for hitting another rider during the 15th stage on Sunday.




Team by team analysis of the German Grand Prix

Team by team analysis of Sunday's German Formula One Grand Prix (listed in championship order):




No regrets for McIlroy as birdie blitz falls short

It was another case of what might have been in a major for Rory McIlroy after he threatened to deliver victory at the British Open on Sunday before settling for a tie for second place.




Molinari plots course through the mayhem to win Open

Francesco Molinari kept the coolest head in Carnoustie as he steered a steady course through a wild afternoon of nailbiting tension at the British Open on Sunday to become the first Italian major champion.




Frankie goes to golfing Hollywood after first major victory

Francesco Molinari evoked memories of Nick Faldo's memorable British Open win at Muirfield 31 years ago as the machine-like Italian played faultless golf before administering the coup de grace on Sunday.




Tennis - Johnson beats Ramkumar to win Newport title

American third seed Steve Johnson beat first-time ATP finalist Indian Ramkumar Ramanathan 7-5 3-6 6-2 at the Hall of Fame Open in Newport, Rhode Island on Sunday for his fourth career title and second of 2018.




Motor racing - Vettel says he will not lose sleep over 'small mistake'

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel said he would still sleep soundly despite a mistake that cost him a home German Grand Prix win at Hockenheim and the Formula One championship lead on Sunday.




Golf - Open result will sting for a little bit, says Woods

Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy shared hugs outside the scoring room at the British Open either side of a brief private chat, two champions experiencing similar disappointment after coming up short at Carnoustie on Sunday.