But Team Sky kept their powder dry until Thomas launched his move. "Like I said yesterday, I'm still riding for Froomey", Thomas said. The last Tour de France race leader to triumph on the Alpe was Armstrong, who was wearing the yellow jersey when he won a time trial in 2004.
During the World Cup in Russia, Eden Hazard revealed he was considering leaving the club he had joined from Lille in 2012 but Cesc Fabregas has begged him not to go. A new report from Sport has it that Barca are closer to signing the Brazil worldwide thanks to Philippe Coutinho, who has spent time trying to convince the player of a move to Spain.
Twitter reacted to the news by applauding the 10-time All-Star's ability to continue to make his money. The 24-year-old finished last season averaging 6.2 points over 38 games. That's particularly noteworthy because Carmelo Anthony , who's no longer on the team, had 3.1 such plays per game last season. Of course, the Rockets will soon have their chance to do so after the Thunder traded Anthony to the Hawks on Thursday in a three-team deal.
Jorginho played under Maurizio Sarri at Napoli and Chelsea's new head coach was keen to be reunited with him at Stamford Bridge. "We spoke - they have to come back ready". City face a Dortmund side that will include Mario Gotze , who scored Germany's winning goal in the 2014 World Cup final. City play Chelsea in the Community Shield on 5 August before opening their league campaign at Arsenal a week later.
Woods was joint 32nd at the Masters in April on his return to major golf and missed the cut at June's US Open. "The guys who have done well have been wonderful feel players and also wonderful lag putters", he said, citing Tom Watson , who almost won the Open at age 59 in 2009, and Greg Norman, who contended at Birkdale the year before at 53.
The organizing committee once again touted the downtown footprint, the city's hospitality and access to every Final Four event. "That is a part of the conversation, the bid specifications require a minimum of 70 suites to host the Final Four and it's something we will have to do", said Jenny Carnes, associate executive director at San Antonio Sports.