Day: July 11, 2018

Admitting Ukraine Into NATO Would Be a Fool’s Errand

This week, President Trump is meeting with allied heads of state at a summit of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO). Among the many items on the agenda is the question of enlarging NATO to include other countries such as Ukraine. Although Russian aggression in Ukraine has been rightly condemned, those who urge for NATO […]

Roger Federer’s Wimbledon reign ended by Kevin Anderson

Kevin Anderson dethroned Roger Federer to reach his maiden Wimbledon semi-final after sealing a dramatic 13-11 deciding-set victory on Wednesday. Federer was on the ropes after dropping a comfortable two-set lead, and he even failed to take a match point chance in the third set, but the South African held his nerve to win a […]

Hull City sign Netherlands defender Jordy de Wijs from PSV

Hull City have signed Netherlands defender Jordy de Wijs from PSV Eindhoven for an undisclosed fee. The 23-year-old centre-back has signed a three-year deal, with an additional one-year option, and becomes the Tigers’ fourth signing of the summer following the arrival of Eric Lichaj, David Milinkovic and Reece Burke. Speaking to the club’s website, De […]

Peter Sagan wins stage five of the 2018 Tour de France

Three-time world champion Peter Sagan won stage five of the Tour de France in Quimper. The Bora-Hansgrohe rider had the power to hold off Sonny Colbrelli of Bahrain-Merida in a sprint after a steep uphill rise to the finish to seal his second stage victory in this year’s race. BMC’s Greg Van Avermaet came home […]

Harry Kane is world’s best forward, says Harry Redknapp

Harry Redknapp says Harry Kane is the best striker in the world but admits he did not foresee the England star’s rise. The striker has scored six goals at the World Cup in Russia, with a semi-final against Croatia on Wednesday and a final or third/fourth place playoff still to come, and Redknapp conceded he […]