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Mexico beats defending champ Germany at World Cup

Mexico fans celebrated the win so intensely that the ground actually shook beneath their feet. Neymar makes his World Cup bow on Sunday as five-time winners B...


Mexico World Cup goal celebrations showed up on seismograph

The service posted an image of the seismic readings it was receiving at 11:32 local time - about 10 minutes before Mexico's team sealed its shocking 1-0 win. Co...


USGA stop short of apologising after US Open carnage

Koepka's round of 72 was the best from anyone in the last seven groups and the 28-year-old is confident he can become the first back-to-back victor of the US O...


Windies in control despite Dinesh Chandimal's hundred for Sri Lanka

While Mathews is returning home for personal reasons, Gamage, the right-arm pacer, suffered a fractured finger while batting in the first Test. With the duo o...


Sunday showdown set at U.S. Open

So much so that if Finau or Berger were to win the event, there should be an asterisk by their name. Johnson, in the final pairing, shot what he said was th...


Cricket Aust closes six-year radio deals

A DAY after reports claimed Cricket Australia was set to cut ties with the ABC , the game has announced a new six-year radio rights deal that increases the AB...


Phil Mickelson under fire after deliberately stopping ball at US Open

Allen reports that the USGA are satisfied with levying a two stroke penalty. I took the two-shot penalty and moved on. If people take it that way, that's not ...


Suresh Raina replaces Ambati Rayudu for England ODIs

Meanwhile, Rayudu's loss is Raina's gain as the left-hander who had a good season with CSK, scoring 445 runs in 37 games in their IPL title-winning campaign, wi...


They Littered On Road. Anushka Sharma Saw

Virat Kohli is literally crushing the hearts of girls out there with his gestures towards his wife Anushka Sharma . Indian skipper Virat Kohli posted a vi...


Soccer fans stunned Peru didn't score against Denmark in World Cup

It was brutal to watch moments like this when Peru was generally playing very well. Peru and Denmark have set new national records by going 15 games unbeate...


Germany's Ozil fit for their World Cup opener v Mexico-Loew

Germany may not be the favorite to win the World Cup this year, but is a popular pick to win it all. However, Low moved to allay fears over either players' fi...


Sri Lanka hold up Test for two hours after ball tampering accusations

However, it was not to be as the Sri Lankan players denied to walk out and take the field protesting against a decision by the umpires. For their part, the sp...


Hall of Famer, gold medalist Donovan dies

Anne Donovan died at the age of 56. "One of the greater basketball players in her time slot", Las Vegas Aces coach Bill Laimbeer said. Liberty coach Katie...


LARSON: Messi falls well short of Ronaldo's standard in draw with Iceland

Everything France do will go through him, so he has to play well. Iceland have games against Nigeria and Croatia to come in Group D . It would take a c...


Nadal Stomps Thiem For 11th French Open Title, 17th Grand Slam Victory

However, you will never hear Nadal echo similar brash confidence despite his straight-sets win over Dominic Thiem in the final. Nadal called on the trainer to g...


Zach Randolph: Brother of Kings big man killed in Indiana

National Basketball Association star Zach Randolph's brother, Roger, was shot + killed early this morning outside Hop's Blues Room in Marion. Police do not kn...


#NoBan4Women banner grabs eyeballs in Iran’s win

Petersburg on Friday. "The US sanctions mean that Nike, as an American company, can not now provide shoes to the Iranian team", the company said in their just...


Kasper Schmeichel, Denmark Hold off Peru for 2018 World Cup Win

Peru sit third, above Australia, and have their work cut out if they are to progress to the knockout stages. Schmeichel was also fortunate, and not only on C...


Johnson in U.S. Open command after second round 67

Opens. "The pressure is at its highest, and it's just one of those tournaments that's very hard to play well and win". He kept the momentum with a par save at...


New coach reveals plan to get ball in Kyle Lowry's hands more

Nurse replaces Dwane Casey , who was sacked after putting up 59 wins, a franchise best. "It was 27 years in coaching and the last month was a long one for me...


Former Oregon player Leiato killed in vehicle crash

Boulevard and Kinsrow Avenue after a woman walking in the area saw a hand sticking out of brush. Police spokeswoman Melinda McLaughlin says the Kia sedan driv...


Roger Federer beats Nick Kyrgios to regain no 1 ranking

Swiss great Federer skipped the clay-court season as Rafael Nadal consolidated his French Open dominance, but he will now knock the Spaniard off his perch whe...


Arsenal deal for Sampdoria's Lucas Torreira yet to be finalised

It took an 89th minute victor from Jose Gimenez to seal the points, but things should be much easier against the Saudis after they were demolished 5-0 by Russia...


Stosur knocked out by No.156 in Nottingham

Given that last year Dalila Jakupovic had mainly been plying her trade on the lower tiers of the tour, this year has seen a decent run on the clay of Bogota t...


Murray to make competitive return against Kyrgios next week

Murray, who has been sidelined for nearly a year since playing at Wimbledon last July, came through a practice session in London on Friday. Murray has been ...


LeBron James To Philadelphia 76ers Not A 'Good Move' For Him: Howard

That led to some other chatter on Twitter about LeBron being in Houston. With a pretty lackluster Cavaliers lineup and virtually no flexibility beyond this se...


Phil Mickelson hits moving ball with putter at US Open

Mickelson went on to shoot a round of 81 and sits third last of those that made the halfway cut on 17-over par. Afterwards, Mickelson - who is now on +17 afte...


Eight injured in Moscow after taxi mounts pavement

The driver of the licensed cab, who was arrested by the police, turned out to have Kyrgyz driving license. Moscow police said the driver has been detained a...


Jason Day: Mental strength will be the key element at US Open

A three-time Open champion, he is thankful that he can play but wondering when all aspects of his game will come together, certainly an aggravating time as he t...


History made as VAR used to give France a (controversial?) penalty

The replay indicated that Risdon may have got a slight touch on the ball, but definitely caught Griezmann in the box, leading the referee to give a spot kick, f...


US Open 2018: third round

Spieth missed a 4-foot par putt on No. 10 to start his round, and then tried to get that shot back by playing a bunker shot at the flag on the par-3 11th. The f...


Former Oregon football player found dead near crash site

Police have identified the body of a man found after a vehicle crash near Autzen Stadium as a former University of OR football player. Investigators said Leia...


Storm Hector: Met Éireann issue weather warnings for 10 counties

Elsewhere, the adverse conditions are also causing disruption at Belfast Harbour, which tweeted: "Due to exceptionally high winds this morning the Eclipse won't...


Guerrero scores twice on Peru comeback after doping reprieve

Peru captain Paolo Guerrero started his first global game since June after having his drug ban delayed until the end of the World Cup and the forward marke...


Egypt forward Mohamed Salah fit to face Russian Federation

It was not clear if he would come on as a substitute or whether Cuper would save him for the later group games against Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia. he h...


India vs Afghanistan, Ist Test, Day 1 - INDIA 347-6 at stumps

Ind vs Afg Live: That's an exciting day, Afghanistan Cricket is playing their first global test cricket today, this is going to be a milestone in their crick...


Paul Pogba, Antoine Griezmann Lead France Past Australia in 2018 World Cup

But Pogba's victor, confirmed by goal-line technology, ensured France opened the tournament with three points. However, that was as good as it got for the E...


Saudi Arabia football chief warns three players will face ‘penalty’ after

Their opponents on the day, Saudi Arabia had not fared any better as they also lost three of their warm-up matches coming into the opening fixture of the 2018...


Arsenal midfielder extends contract

With Jack Wilshere free to leave the club next month and Aaron Ramsey's contract set to expire in 2019 , the new contract for Xhaka is a very prudent move. "A ...


Zidane's Champions League volley remembered in art

Zidane quit Real on May 31, saying he had chose to leave at the top and that it was time for a change for himself and the club, as well as admitting he was unsu...


Argentina reveal Sergio Aguero will start over Gonzalo Higuain vs. Iceland

And you can get live coverage of the match on Express Sport. After a quarter-finals showing at Euro 2016, and some excellent play in the qualifiers, Iceland ...


Edmonton likely to host matches, as North America wins bid

Canada and Mexico are expected to each play host to 10 games. This will be the United States' first time hosting World Cup matches since 1994. "Thank you fo...


Clinical India register big win over Afghanistan in one-off Test

In the first innings, Yadav became the 22nd India bowler to take 100 test wickets. Asked if facing a lower-ranked team on their debut made more sense, Simmo...


Michael Porter's draft roller coaster takes drastic turns

Porter Jr. could decide later Thursday to reschedule his Friday workout. Porter could go anywhere from second to ninth, if various mock drafts are to be belie...


Handshakes instead of sledges to kick off series between Australia and England

Paine denied the move was a PR stunt and said although his team will steer clear of personal abuse of opponents, they will maintain an aggressive streak in thei...


Irving coy on playing with James again

He expects Boston's brass to discuss an extension with him at some point in the near future, but won't be signing it this summer. "Contractually, financially,...


Late Own-Goal Gifts Iran 1-0 Win Over Morocco

We have been giving a lot of thought to the Iran team and I think we have reached the right level in our preparations. "It has been a source of inspiration ...


Kawhi Leonard to Spurs: I want to be traded

Leonard - who was drafted 15th overall in the 2011 NBA Draft - has spent all seven seasons of his career with the Spurs. ESPN reports the Los Angeles Lak...


Unai Emery reacts to Arsenal’s tough Premier League start

The breakdown of three home and three away Premier League games following Champions League group matches is also the schedule that's been handed to both Manc...


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...