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Pep Guardiola hits back at claims Man City showed ‘utter disrespect’ in China

Pep Guardiola hits back at claims Man City showed ‘utter disrespect’ in China

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has refuted claims his club behaved disrespectfully while on a pre-season tour to China. In an opinion piece published by Chinese state news agency Xinhua, it was claimed that the Premier League champion showed “utter disrespect” to locals, treating the trip as “nothing more than a commercial obligation.” The report…MORE

Worth $5 billion, the world’s most valuable sports team is the Dallas Cowboys

Worth $5 billion, the world’s most valuable sports team is the Dallas Cowboys

The Dallas Cowboys is the most valuable sports team in the world according to Forbes, worth a staggering $5 billion. It’s the fourth consecutive year that the NFL outfit has topped the rankings, this year fending off competition from teams from the worlds of baseball, basketball and European soccer. Owned by businessman Jerry Jones, the…MORE

Shane Lowry achieves Open dream, sets sights on Ryder Cup

Shane Lowry achieves Open dream, sets sights on Ryder Cup

He grew up with a famous Gaelic football-playing dad, but Shane Lowry’s dream as one of the only golfers in a school of 500 was always to win the Open. He accomplished that in spectacular fashion Sunday with a momentous six-shot victory over England’s Tommy Fleetwood to clinch his first major title at Royal Portrush.…MORE

Shane Lowry clinches Claret Jug for first major title

Shane Lowry clinches Claret Jug for first major title

It was his to lose, but Ireland’s Shane Lowry had no intention of letting the Claret Jug slip from his grasp as he romped to victory in the Open at Royal Portrush for his first major title. The 32-year-old weathered difficult conditions and the pressure of holding onto a sizeable overnight lead to beat England’s…MORE