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Mexico blown out, but advances | Professional

Aiming to end a run of six successive group stage eliminations, Mexico began their campaign in Russian Federation impressively by out-thinking world champions Germany in a 1-0 win and then beating South Korea 2-1. It leaves Spain and Portugal l...

'Notable veterans' would take league minimum with Lakers if LeBron signs

The Lakers are considered an early favorite to land James because they have created enough cap space to sign him and another young player, like Oklahoma City's Paul George , to a max contract. And while it's unclear which teams the 33-year-old will ...

Senegal eliminated from the World Cup due to a controversial tiebreaker rule

We are hoping that it will be good news after the medical tests, and then we will know for sure what has happened". At the start of the day, Japan and Senegal (with 4 points each) needed just a point in their final match against Poland and Colom...

India vs Ireland 1st T20I Live Streaming on Sony Six

The match can also be streamed live on the SonyLiv app. However, the 2nd wicket partnership between KL Rahul and Suresh Raina added some valuable runs for India . Joining Dhoni on the sidelines were Shikhar Dhawan and, as expected, the two...

Beating England not priority, says Belgium's Martinez

England manager Gareth Southgate did not confirm or deny any team news at his press conference but was full of praise for Kane. But the path to the quarterfinal could see a match against Germany or Brazil for the victor - a question which wi...

Lewis Hamilton on pole position for French Grand Prix

A wheel then came off Sergio Perez's Force India vehicle at speed on the Mistral straight in the late afternoon. He was unhurt, but the session was red-flagged to a halt temporarily. Hamilton benefited from an engine upgrade that Mercedes failed to...

Spain and Portugal target last 16 as Russian Federation ride momentum

Egypt and Saudi Arabia also go head-to-head in a dead rubber. But it will not be easy this time when they face Iran , coached by former Portugal tactician Carlos Queiroz . With a draw against Argentina , it will come down to how Iceland doe...

Michigan Basketball: Could Moe Wagner be the Lakers Kevin Love?

Depending on how hard general manager Rob Pelinka wants to push the matter, he may be able to eventually break the San Antonio Spurs' resolve on Kawhi Leonard as well. They also have their own restricted free agent, Julius Randle , to worry ab...

FIFA WC 2018: Demystifying the Mexican earthquake

After a first half when Mexico surprised Germany by pressuring them across the field, in the second half the Mexican squad was more careful, staying mostly in defence and waiting for counterattacks. "It's pretty simple. We played like we did agai...

Conte to be sacked and replaced by Sarri

Although a deal between Sarri and Chelsea has not been reached, Koulibaly said: "They [ Chelsea ] can expect nice football because he is a very good coach". The 31-year-old, who scored 22 goals for the Italian League runners up last season, scored ...

Brazil suffer Neymar blow, may miss clash against Costa Rica

A man lost his cow in betting on Sunday following a 1-1 draw between the two. Nobody panic (yet), but Neymar limped out of Brazil's training session on Tuesday. Given the success of Switzerland's rugged approach, Neymar can expect more of the s...

That Hilariously Bad Cristiano Ronaldo Statue Has Finally Been Replaced

Spain head to Kazan to face Iran still counting the cost of a chaotic run-up to the tournament during which Julen Lopetegui was sensationally sacked just two days before they opened their campaign. "We won't focus only on Ronaldo", said Da Costa. ...

Senegal fans spotted cleaning up after themselves after Poland victory

Senegal first found the back of the net in the 37th minute, when Idrissa Gueye's strike deflected off of Poland defender Thiago Cionek and past goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny . "OK, it's important to get off to a good start but the second a...

99.6% of Iceland's population were watching their draw against Argentina

Lionel Messi missed a penalty as his side were surprisingly held by debutants Iceland in their opening Group D game on Saturday. Messi's missed penalty was Argentina's only clear-cut chance in the second half, although Cristian Pavon's bounc...

Cristiano Ronaldo record is stat I have tournament record Asamoah Gyan

The 33-year-old came to Russian Federation on the back of a storming finish to the club season with Madrid and he has now carried that on into the World Cup . Spanish publication Don Balon say Ronaldo got wind of Mourinho's comments before the mat...

Montreal to co-host 2026 World Cup

The U.S. previously hosted in 1994 and the potential for a highly lucrative tournament, plus the existing stadiums and infrastructure, likely played a major role in swaying voters. The United States will host 60 of the 80 games, including all of thos...

Canadian Grand Prix: Vettel takes 50th win and F1 championship lead

It was the first win by a Ferrari on Circuit Gilles Villeneuve since Michael Schumacher's triumph in 2004. Sebastian Vettel described Friday practice for the Canadian Grand Prix as "a disaster". "I was just anxious, I told them also on th...

Everton should move for reported Liverpool target Xherdan Shaqiri

Liverpool are leading the chase for Stoke winger Xherdan Shaqiri , who is expected to leave the relegated Premier League club. And The Guardian claims that manager Jurgen Klopp is open to the idea of bringing Shaqiri to Anfield.

Warriors on verge of sweeping Cavs in NBA Finals

CLEVELAND - For nine years, Kevin Durant played wonderful games against LeBron James , his growth over the years moving alongside James' own development as one of the game's greatest ever. In sum, he scored a game-high 43 points on 15-of-23 shooti...

Smith: 'LeBron James To Consider Joining Warriors This Offseason'

Typical of him". The Golden State Warriors have been forced to deal with a few injuries in the 2018 NBA Finals . Told of James' remarks about neither team accepting an invitation this year, Curry said he agreed. But Curry has the narrative, ...

Nadal loses first French Open set for three years

The world No. 1 found himself a set and a break down to Diego Schwartzman , with his French Open hopes hanging in the balance, before rain initially stopped play. When they return to the stadium, Nadal will be serving at 5-3, 30-15 in the second s...

Twitter roasts Celtics for choking away Game 7

The last time an NBA Finals did not feature James was in 2010. At some point in July - and following the departure of general manager David Griffin - James' co-star, Kyrie Irving , asked for a trade, a request the Cavs ultimately acquiesced when t...

Celtics brace for 'dogfight' vs Cavs in Game 7 at home

The king is not dead, and he still has a chance to make his eighth consecutive NBA Finals . The Celtics had been a spotless 10-0 this postseason at TD Garden before James & Co. From the Rockets to the Lakers to the Sixers, James has been linked ...

Green to start in place of hurt Love in Game 7

Five minutes into game six, Kevin Love collided with Jayson Tatum and suffered a concussion , which will keep him on the sideline for Game 7 . I'll do the same all day [Saturday] from before we leave to go to Boston, and then once we get into Bo...

Chris Paul exits Rockets' win with apparent hamstring injury

Gerald Green led all players in plus/minus with a plus-14 in just under 12 minutes. Thompson and Curry combined for 21 of the Warriors' 33 points in the third quarter - and did all of the damage from deep, going 7-of-9 from 3-point range in the...

Chris Paul Ruled out of Game 6 vs. Warriors with Hamstring Injury

Houston managed to seal the win in his absence down the stretch but there is a real doubt about his chances of playing in Saturday night's Game 6. Take, for instance, the well-documented blow up Green had with Steve Kerr during a game against Oklaho...

Palestinians ask ICC for 'immediate' probe against Israel over policies, Gaza violence

Speaking to reporters at the ICC in The Hague, Netherlands, Palestinian Foreign Minister Riad Malki said he submitted the "referral" to the court during a meeting with the ICC's chief prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda. While Israel has not signed the Rome...

Michigan State and Nassar victims reach $US500M settlement

Rachael Denhollander was the first woman to come forward and accuse Nassar of abuse, and is seen by many of his victims as the reason they came forward, too. More that 150 women spoke at Nassar's sentencing hearing, alleging that he had abused them w...

Moses, Iwobi, Ajiboye in Nigeria's squad for Russia World Cup

Lokosa has been in terrific form in the Nigeria Professional Football League scoring 18 goals in 20 matches - including a brace against Katsina United on Sunday. The three-time African champions's team list has Leicester City's duo of Wilfried Ndidi ...

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola wins LMA manager of the year award

City's 18-game winning run from August to December was the longest ever in the English top flight, pre-dating even the Premier League era. Speaking after his title victory, Guardiola told reporters : "I'm pretty sure this season they were a big ...

Look At What LeBron James Is Doing Hours Before Game 2 Starts

LeBron performed exactly as his teammates expected . The Cavaliers opened the 2018 NBA Playoffs with a 98-80 loss to the Indiana Pacers at home. They have to keep up the same intensity and stick to the same gameplan, as it has helped to limi...

Hamilton wins Spanish GP, strengthens lead in F1 standings

Arriving in Spain, Ferrari boasted the grid's most complete package, but Hamilton's display was a return to the Mercedes of old with Valtteri Bottas following his team-mate home to secure the world champions their first one-two finish of the camp...

Gareth Bale: Tiger Woods is the greatest of all

With a 6-under-par 66, Johnson posted his lowest score in 31 passes around the Stadium Course . Simpson made birdies at Nos. Of course , the leaders don't tee off for hours. "I'd like to have two more rounds in the 60s and see where that leaves me ...

Man United No 2 Faria leaving after 17 years with Mourinho

Faria has been No. 2 to Mourinho at Leiria, Porto, Chelsea (twice), Inter Milan, Real Madrid and United. His intelligence and the natural ability to read the game and anticipate opposition patterns of play is an asset to any successful team but on ...

A Big Challenge Ahead of Sunrisers Hyderabad

Shakib Al Hasan picked two wickets . While Shikar Dhawan made 92 of just 50 balls, Williamson managed to get 83 in 53 balls. The win sees the Sunrisers become the first side to cement their position in this year's IPL playoffs, while the Daredevil...

Warriors & Rockets Advance To Mouthwatering Conference Finals Matchup

Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry (30) tries to get past New Orleans Pelicans' Rajon Rondo (9) in the first period of Game 5 of the NBA Western Conference semifinals at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif ., on Tuesday, May 8, 2018. That's no d...

Fleming golf tips for The Players Championship

But. He can frustrate you by the design of his golf courses, and you feel like you're getting bad breaks, and that can get under your skin a little bit. "We have got the other three major championships". He won't shrink on the Stadium Course's pressu...

Cavaliers Rumors: Rodney Hood Refused to Enter 4th Quarter, Angered Teammates

The Cleveland Cavaliers are rolling, having swept the top-seeded Toronto Raptors in four games to earn some well-deserved rest before the Eastern Conference Finals. Hood was the only player not to play in Game 4, though the Cavs do not view what ...

Fitting for tight Predators-Jets series to go distance

Even all of the underlying numbers - even-strength shots and chances - are a dead heat, what you get when you pit the NHL's No. 1 and No. 2 regular season teams against each other in a series for the sixth time in league history. We're gonna go to ...

Arsenal mark Wenger's final home game with 5-0 thrashing of Burnley

Liverpool assistant Zeljko Buvac, Carlo Ancelotti, Luis Enrique, Joachim Low, Massimiliano Allegri, Patrick Vieira, Leonardo Jardim, Thierry Henry, Mikel Arteta and Julian Nagelsmann have all been linked with Arsenal . With the right additions this ...

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Manchester United didn't play - David Luiz blasts Mourinho tactics

The incident generated headlines as the United boss said he confronted Ianni, while Maurizio Sarri was disappointed to see it unfold . We controlled their triggers - [Eden] Haz...

Hamilton takes top position in United States with fifth title in sight

He'd driven his Ferrari to three second-place finishes this season before Sunday's victory. Hamilton has won the U.S. Grand Prix five of the last six years and the last four in...

FC Barcelona Respond To Links With Neymar

The Paris-Saint Germain star cost £198m when he moved to Paris from Barca in 2017, a world-record fee. Real Madrid have regularly been linked with a move for Neymar, although sta...

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But if Meghan was further along in her pregnancy it would also explain why she has been able to tackle such a hectic tour schedule easily ( apart from a few secret breaks ). Mea...

Coric beats Federer to reach Shanghai Masters final

The Swiss broke serve three times and recovered from 1/4 down in the second set tie-break to record his 39th match win of the season. Novak Djokovic cruised through his second-...

Patriots Ban Fan Who Threw Beer at Tyreek Hill

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Argentina legend Maradona blasts compatriot Lionel Messi's leadership

Lionel Messi rejected an incredible offer to join Manchester City , the Premier League champions' chairman has revealed. "He is the best in the world along with Cristiano [Rona...

Aaron Ramsey confirms he will remain at Arsenal until his contract expires

However, Ramsey announced his intentions to stay with the club until the season's end. We thought we were in a position where we had agreed a deal but that's no longer the case. Ac...

Usain Bolt scores two goals on first start for professional side

He scored his first in the 57th minute when he shrugged off a defender on the left before unleashing a hard, low shot past the goalkeeper at the near post. In their final game befo...

Pogba should have kept views to himself - Saha

Mourinho last month revealed Pogba would no longer be considered vice-captain of the club despite having already worn the captain's armband three times this season in the absenc...

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Jose Mourinho's touchline comments may be investigated by lip reader

In fact, the manager had a talk with the French midfielder during half-time about what he should do and it was Paul Pogba who suggested that he goes in defence so that the manage...

Rockies Cubs NL Wild Card Game free live stream, watch

Rockies Cubs NL Wild Card Game free live stream, watch

His removal in the sixth had nothing to do with his performance (he'd permitted three baserunners in five innings) or pitch count (86) and everything to do with his lineup's inabil...

Zidane's surprising phone call to Man United coach Mourinho

Zidane's surprising phone call to Man United coach Mourinho

Despite the growing pressure on the manager, Shaw believes it is the players who need to shoulder the blame. "Even if some players didn't like what the plan was they bought into ...

Penn State's Juwan Johnson Made An Unbelievable One-Handed Catch

Penn State's Juwan Johnson Made An Unbelievable One-Handed Catch

He also rushed for 175 yards on 25 carries. I'm proud of him. "We will no longer be comfortable being great". It was the first game between top 10 teams in State College since 1999...

Butler now prefers to be traded to the Miami Heat

Butler now prefers to be traded to the Miami Heat

A new twist occurred in the Jimmy Butler trade saga on Wednesday morning, when it was reported that the All-Star and his agent told the Minnesota Timberwolves that he would lik...