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FIFA opens disciplinary proceedings against Xhaka, Shaqiri

The Serbian Football Federation had complained over Shaqiri's boots ahead of the match but without success, state-run television RTS reported. His team-mate and...


Hamilton: Vettel penalty doesn’t weigh up

The German's comeback was impressive but fifth would have been as much as he might have expected, while Verstappen put in another very solid performance to take...


Kane fires England to record 6-1 win against Panama

Cristiano Ronaldo and Romelu Lukaku were joint level with four strikes at the beginning of Sunday, however Kane's haul has moved his tally for the tournament...


Mexico defeats South Korea, close to 16

If Germany fails to win, Mexico locks up a spot in the round of 16. Even then Germany fell back into the pedestrian performance of the first half, lethargic...


Lewis Hamilton relieved but puzzled with pole

The incident dropped both to the back of the field after pitstops. The German was dropped to 11th with a broken front wing and forced to pit at the end of the...


Dele Alli returns to training with England before the match with Panama

The notes seemed to confirm that Dele Alli would miss out through injury with Ruben Loftus-Cheek - impressive off the bench against Tunisia - in line to rep...


England and Kiwis shatter women's T20 record against S

Whereas with New Zealand it was Suzie Bates , who fired the bowlers with 124 runs off 66 balls with a strike rate of 187.87. Before this manic day, Women's T...


Neymar, Coutinho Seal Brazil Win

Switzerland came back from an early goal down to beat Serbia 2-1 in a politically-charged match because of tensions over some Swiss players with ethnic Albanian...


England beat Australia by six wickets, lead ODI series 4-0

Australia actually fared pretty well with the bat, Aaron Finch and Shaun Marsh both making centuries as they posted a competitive 310 for eight. ESPNCricinf...


Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna suspended 75 games

Osuna was placed on administrative leave on May 8 after he was arrested that day by Toronto police on suspicion of assaulting a woman. Guilty or not under...


Novak Djokovic Ends 12-Month Drought To Reach Queen's Showpiece

Novak Djokovic advanced to his first ATP tour final in nearly a year by defeating Jeremy Chardy 7-6 (5), 6-4 at Queen's Club on Saturday. Andy Murray w...


Kroos steps forward as Germany's undisputed leader

Toni Kroos' injury-time victor against Sweden revived defending champions Germany's hopes of becoming the first side to retain the World Cup since Brazil in 1...


Moscow confectioners build life-size chocolate Lionel Messi for his birthday

Petit, who was part of the French World Cup winning side of 1998, berated Argentina for their start to their campaign in Russian Federation, with their 3-0 de...


Cavs GM has had "good dialogue" with LeBron

James led the league in minutes last season in which for the first time in his career, he also played in all 82 games in the regular season. The Cavs drafti...


Luka Doncic at forefront for Atlanta Hawks at 3rd overall

Before heading into the 2018 NBA Draft, it was already a known fact that Euro prospect Luka Doncic's mother was on the attractive side of the spectrum, after a ...


Kroos missile secures last-gasp Germany win

A Swedish television reporter attempted to have a little fun at Germany's expense by handing Khedira a couple of fake airline tickets during an interview on Thu...


Taking Down LeBron As A Laker Would Be Huge For The Warriors

The Lakers received the 25th overall pick alongside Isaiah Thomas and Channing Frye in exchange for Jordan Clarkson and Larry Nance Jr . He returned to No...


Belgium to ring changes in final group game vs. England - Roberto Martinez

Hazard opened the scoring from the penalty spot before Lukaku's brace put Belgium in control, despite Tunisia pulling one back. Michy Batshuayi , the lea...


Thiago Silva "saddened by Neymar's attitude" against Costa Rica

The World Cup is likely to lose the man who - along with Portugal´s Cristiano Ronaldo - has dominated and defined football for a decade. "In my life things ...


Belgium romp over Tunisia

Although they still have a last group match against Panama, they will merely be playing for pride as every indication point to Belgium who have six points in ...


US Open: Phil Mickelson apologises for putting moving ball

Four days after sparking controversy at the U.S. Open for putting a moving ball, Phil Mickelson issued an apology on Wednesday. He says: "My anger and frustra...


Dramatic late goal saves Germany; Mexico and Belgium victorious

With Germany getting in behind Sweden's full backs at will and fizzing passes across the box, it looked like a matter of time before they scored, but Toivonen...


First Signs Of Strain Show Between English Team And Their Media

A photo of a scribbled team lineup, spotted in the hands of an assistant coach, threatens to sour the unusually cordial World Cup relations between the Engla...


Watch Gisele Bundchen Freak Out Over Brazil’s Dramatic World Cup Win

Roberto Firmino made an impact as a second-half substitute to help Brazil to a 2-0 victory over Costa Rica in Saint Petersburg on Friday. "Nothing in my life ...


Lewis Hamilton - It's great to be back

An official statement released during the second practice session on Friday afternoon said the situation was "gradually improving" as a result. "But we won't re...


Joel Embiid Rejects Comparisons to Deandre Ayton

The Suns still have Tyson Chandler , but the veteran big man is on the twilight of his career and is definitely not part of the team's long-term plans, so the ...


Ex-Barca Teammate: Why I Think Messi Struggles For Argentina

In the post-match press conference, none other than Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli said that the failings of Messi at the worldwide level have more to do with...


Romelu Lukaku and Eden Hazard star as Belgium rout Tunisia

It is really good for us to be able to adapt to different types of games. Martínez added: "It was a knock that he had late in the first half and he tried to pla...


NASCAR disciplines dad for helping pull son out of burning vehicle

Others work to extinguish the blaze as Mike Jones walks away from the scene. Dean Jones' probation will last through the end of the season. Dean Jones was p...


Neymar Reduced To Tears At The Full-Time Whistle After Brazil Win

Coutinho scores for Brazil in stoppage time to save Brazil an embarrassing stalemate. Coverage begins at 7 am ET on Thursday with Brazil and Costa R...


Nigeria coach Rohr says Super Eagles 'won't lose' against Iceland

The Super Eagles trained this morning at their base camp in Essentuki. Focus has been on how to beat the Euro 2016 quarter finalists since their opening day...


Bucks player Sterling Brown sues Milwaukee over stun-gun arrest

This Jan. 26, 2018 police body-camera footage released by Milwaukee Police Department shows NBA Bucks guard Sterling Brown as he talks to arrestin...


Mickelson apologizes four days after putting debacle

Dave Shedloski of GolfWorld shared a message from Mickelson, who said he's embarrassed and disappointed for what happened on the course at Shinnecock Hills. ...


Spurs will not actively shop Kawhi Leonard despite trade rumours

Ramona Shelburne and Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reported that Leonard remains “irate” about the public comments that Parker made about his quad injury. With ...


Pulitzer-winning Charles Krauthammer dies weeks after announcing cancer prognosis

Krauthammer was a Harvard trained psychologist and won the Pulitzer Prize for Commentary for his columns for the Washington Post in 1987. Doctors thought the ...


Japanese World Cup Fans Clean Up The Stadium After Winning Against Colombia

Thus far, the World Cup has been hard to predict, with some of the best teams falling to underdogs and confounding the experts. But before all that fun, suppo...


Federation Internationale de Football Association 2018: Neymar will take the field, says Tite

Defender Thiago Silva will wear the armband against Costa Rica , taking over from Marcelo, who led the team into battle with the Swiss, with Tite maintaining...


Roger Federer beats Milos Raonic for Stuttgart title, his 18th on grass

The 36-year-old Swiss, who reclaimed the No.1 ranking by winning the Stuttgart title last week, broke his 72nd-ranked opponent in the second game and maintain...


England’s Gareth Southgate dislocates shoulder while running

Belgium captain Kompany has taken fellow centre-half Stones under his wing at Manchester City over the last two seasons and helped him develop as a player to th...


Nigeria v Iceland: Super Eagles starting X1 revealed

Iceland had an impressive debut World Cup appearance as they held two-time World Cup winners Argentina to a 1-1 draw. They should play the game as if it is a cu...


Luka Doncic To Mavs; Trae Young To Hawks In Major Draft Trade

The Hawks may try and deal starting point guard Dennis Schroder to the Clippers for the No. 13 pick, according to a report from Atlanta TV station WSB. Do...


Australian fans angered by World Cup outage

SBS has a deal that only allows it to broadcast selected games from the group and knockout stages, along with Socceroos games, both semi-finals and the final. ...


Senegal fans praised worldwide for what they did after the Poland victory

Supporters of Senegal celebrate in the FIFA Fan Zone in Moscow after Senegal defeated Poland, 2-1, in the FIFA World Cup Group H preliminary round. This is ...


Iran frustrated by Spain

Iran had relied nearly entirely on their steely defence to keep them in the match for the first 54 minutes and it was only after the ball had deflected off Cos...


President Trump talks Kim Jong-un meeting at Minnesota rally

The crowd roared, and broke into a "USA" chant. President Trump announced his plan to sign an executive order Wednesday that would allow illegal immigrant f...


France eye second win in Group C

France ran out 2-1 winners in their opening game against Australia , though they were fortunate to benefit from a fortuitous own goal late on. Pogba slid Gi...


Do you start with Marcus Rashford?

Alli missed the session because of the injury he picked up against Tunisia. "His movement, his touch, there were a lot of fouls in the game and a lot of them...


Juventus move best for Sergej Milinkovic-Savic this summer - father

Manchester United are known admirers of the Milinkovic-Savic and Jose Mourinho will be doing his best to sign him this summer. Tadic, who plays in the Pre...


Mooy not using World Cup to facilitate transfer from Huddersfield

System VAR was involved in the appointment of a penalty in the match Peru-Denmark, but the Peruvians their chance late in the first half is not used. "Coming ...


Salah out as Neymar a concern for Brazil

Brazil have a good team and collective quality to get themselves out of problems but Neymar tried to win the game on his own and he failed. 'What we can do is...