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McIlroy meltdown after an 80 at Shinnecock Hills

When Woods went over the par-3 second green with his tee shot, a long, unproductive day seemed imminent. A four-putt double-bogey. Not great. Here he is holin...


Uruguay beat Egypt with 89th-minute Gimenez goal

Suarez is Uruguay's all-time leading scorer and, with strike partner Edinson Cavani, is expected to pose the biggest threat to Egypt's defence in Yekaterin...


Nike won’t supply Iran with soccer boots amid sanctions

With just days until their opening match against Morocco , the Iranian players are scrambling to settle their footwear situation after Nike, which had previous...


Bayern admit Germany’s Boateng in shop window

Bayern's CEO, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, confirmed earlier this week that the 29-year-old would be allowed to leave the club this summer if a reasonable offer com...


North American win gives England renewed confidence for potential bid

Moncef El Yazghi, a Moroccan researcher in sports policy, said that Moroccans had high hopes that hosting the World Cup would have alleviated an ongoing econo...


Team spirit can take youthful France to World Cup title, says Mbappe

He is a great player and the big players are always bosses in their team. "It's a good setup to get us good results", Griezmann said during a media interactio...


England are 'fully prepared' for World Cup opener, says Ashley Young

Southgate has not yet decided on the starting lineup ahead of Monday's World Cup opener against Tunisia , saying there are "one or two very close calls" whic...


Okocha blasts Saudi Arabia after losing 5-0 to Russian Federation

It picks out Gazinski at the back post, and he shoves Taiseer before guiding a fine header into the far corner for his first worldwide goal! Russia's clas...


Russian girls advised to avoid Naija guys, others

The World Cup hosted by Russian Federation could boost the number of young women falling pregnant, the top politician warned, adding: 'I hope they get somethin...


Twitter reacts to Tiger Woods' brutal start at US Open

Notes: Shinnecock Hills is hosting its fifth U.S. Open and fourth since 1986. The prospect of that happening by sundown Sunday night seems as likely as a Mets ...


Host nation Russian Federation thrash Saudi Arabia in World Cup opener

This sustained pressure rewarded Russian Federation with an early goal as attacker Yuri Gazinsky got on the end of an inch-perfect cross to guide his headed e...


Antoine Griezmann: Atletico Madrid forward to stay at La Liga club

Eight years ago, National Basketball Association star James revealed he was leaving the Cleveland Cavaliers in an ESPN live show also titled "The Decision". It ...


The Raptors Have Found Their Next Head Coach

Toronto was rumored to desire former Atlanta coach Mike Budenholzer, but Bud signed on to coach Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks. Assistant Nick Nurse wi...


Double blow for Liverpool in transfer pursuit of two goalkeepers

It is claimed the deal is so close, Alisson's Brazil teammates are aware he will be on the move. Roma have recently done business with the Reds, with Liver...


Golden oldies? Argentina have World Cup's oldest squad

In their maiden appearance at a major worldwide tournament two years ago, Iceland earned a 1-1 draw from a clash with Ronaldo's eventual champions, drawing a ...


Best images from Russia's opening win over Saudi Arabia

If you want to watch the 2018 World Cup free for a week then sign up for Fubo TV's 7-day free trial . Two-goal hero Denis Cheryshev celebrates victory wi...


Canelo Alvarez Vs. GGG Rematch Date Set After Crazy Day Of Negotiations

His promoter, Tom Loeffler, told the Los Angeles Times that the deal was dead following Wednesday's deadline because GGG "stuck to his principles". There wa...


Robbie Williams flips off the camera at the opening ceremony

I love Saudi Arabia as well of course, but I would like Russian Federation to at least perform because the past games have not been very good. If you want to ...


Conor McGregor Due in NYC Court for Brooklyn Brawl

MMA fighter Conor McGregor finds himself back in the courtroom today following a backstage fight at the Barclays Center where he smashed a window on a bus car...


Nadal, Halep 1st pair of No. 1 French Open champs since 1992

The Austrian pushed Nadal hard early on but his spirit appeared crushed when the Spaniard won his service game to love to secure the first set, going on to win ...


New Zealand’s Amelia Kerr hits 232 not out, smashes women’s ODI record

The stand is also the women's ODI record for second wicket anda New Zealand record for any wicket. Post the double, Kerr had four overs to overtake the Aust...


Mourinho to allow Anthony Martial to leave if he lands Gareth Bale

The player's agent has made no secret of Martial's desire to leave the club - he's broadcasted it across the football world in hope of attracting interest from ...


Arsenal in advanced talks to sign Bernd Leno from Bayer Leverkusen

He has one Uruguay cap and was included in Óscar Tabárez's World Cup squad for the tournament in Russian Federation this summer. The 22-year-old has been pi...


Leicester City Travel To Manchester United In 2018/19 Premier League Opener

The Premier League season may not get underway until August 11, but Liverpool fans can begin pencilling in key dates after the fixtures were released this m...


India vs Afghanistan, one-off Test

On Thursday, on the first day of the Test in Bengaluru , Shikhar Dhawan made a mockery of any such claim. Though they will be playing their first worldwide T...


Pogba set to start for France in World Cup opener

Giroud recently scored his 31st worldwide goal , equalling the tally in a France shirt of Zinedine Zidane, but Barcelona's Ousmane Dembele has also staked hi...


Tyson Fury will fight on Carl Frampton undercard on August 18

Promoter Frank Warren plans on Fury fighting again at Windsor Park in Belfast on August 18, on the undercard of WBO interim featherweight champion Carl Frampt...


NCAA changes redshirt rule in college football

Last season, this opportunity may have led to redshirts like quarterback Tommy DeVito and cornerback Ifeatu Meliufonwu seeing playing time as they prepared to s...


The United States, Mexico And Canada Will Host The 2026 World Cup

The U.S. proposed to host 60 out of the 80 matches, leaving Canada and Mexico with 10 fixtures each. The 2026 World Cup will be the first tournament played ...


Xavi Hernandez criticises Julen Lopetegui's decision

Rubiales said firing Lopetegui wasn't the best solution but it was needed after the federation was caught by surprise by Real Madrid's announcement. Forme...


LeBron James gets 'MVP' ovation in likely Cleveland farewell

Still tired and wrestling with emotions after losing Game 3 on Wednesday night, when Kevin Durant scored 43 points and shot the Warriors within one win of the...


Everyone gets free Taco Bell today

Maybe a taco will cheer up the sad Cavs fans. Customers can come in to any participating location and get one free Doritos Locos Taco per person, no purchas...


Geraint Thomas wins Criterium du Dauphine for Team Sky

Team Sky's Thomas came home 21 seconds behind Spain's Bilbao (Astana), who staged a heroic solo effort 12 kilometres from the finish to triumph. Geraint Tho...


United States, Canada and Mexico to jointly host 2026 World Cup

Morocco has largely avoided competing with the North Americans in a dash for cash. MetLife Stadium in New Jersey is expected to host the 2026 World Cup final....


USA, Canada and Mexico to host football World Cup 2026

The North American united bid won 67 per cent of the votes, compared to its sole competitor, Morocco , which earned 33 per cent. In a vote of more than 200...


Spain World Cup 'keeper De Gea wants public apology from prime minister

The newly appointed Prime Minister of Spain , Pedro Sánchez , visited the national team squad recently to wish them luck before they began they set off to Rus...


Dustin Johnson shares 54-hole lead at FedEx St. Jude Classic

Open. "I feel like my game is in good shape", he said. At 3 under, Johnson opened with a 6-foot birdie putt on No. 10 only to bogey Nos. Nobody has ever w...


England's Dele Alli vows to avoid retrospective punishment at World Cup

But I really like Dele Alli - he's a lot like a Brazilian player. He admitted they have to be more careful, adding: "At the World Cup the refs and lines...


Lemar set to join Atletico Madrid from Monaco

However, at a France press conference on Tuesday afternoon, he declined to give an update on his future intentions. "I'm very sorry but today I'm not going ...


Raptors hiring Nick Nurse as head coach

An assistant for the Raptors since 2013, Nurse, 50, was a two-time coach of the year in the British Basketball League. Toronto Raptors assistant coach Nic...


Justify wins Triple Crown with dominant victory at Belmont

In a freakish trend dating back to 1930, in years horse racing sees a Triple Crown - Notre Dame football enjoys a successful season . The owner for both four...


International Friendly Report: Austria v Brazil 10 June 2018

Neymar played 83 minutes in only his second game since returning from a metatarsal injury in February but scored a stunning goal and looked very close to full ...


Mohamed Salah still a doubt for World Cup opener against Uruguay

However, I can not confirm today that he will play in the first match", Lehita said of the 25-year-old, who scored 44 goals for Liverpool last season. At th...


Justify goes for Triple Crown in Belmont Stakes

Justify joins Seattle Slew as the only two undefeated horses to win the Triple Crown. Many sports fans have just a passing interest in horse racing , only...


Signing Marouane Fellaini would offer Arsenal something different - Ray Parlour

The United man is rumoured with a number of other clubs, but it seems as though North London is likely to be his next destination. Talisca, who spent the last...


Premier League to introduce winter break from 2019/20 season, the FA confirm

There will be a winter break for Premier League clubs in February starting from the 2019-20 season, it has been confirmed. The FA Cup fifth round will now mov...


Shock loss to Scots will worry England, says Agar

Morgan has vowed England will approach the Australia series with "service as usual" on a sledging front - but promised his side will not touch on March's ev...


Kyrie Irving says signing contract extension with Boston Celtics doesn't make sense

That came shortly after Celtics play-by-play man Mike Gorman said he wasn't sure if Irving would be a member of the Celtics in the coming seasons. Jaylen Bro...


Verstappen fastest in practice for Sunday's Montreal Grand Prix

Red Bull chief engineer Paul Monaghan admitted the MGU-K from Monaco is unlikely to be re-usable. The Red Bull driver turned in the quickest laps in both...


Schwartzman proves it's time to change his height narrative

The 10-time champion was much-improved under the sunshine on Court Philippe Chatrier after finding life hard the night before, clinching a 4-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-2 vi...