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Floyd Mayweather buys $18 million 280-carat diamond watch

He captioned his post thus: This my new timepiece, it's called "The Billionaire Watch" . "Billionaire, then I believe you have an obligation to do so in order ...


Russell Westbrook throwing a party with Paul George’s arrival

Citing league sources, ESPN described James as "hesitant" to commit to Los Angeles before it can land another elite player, and the urgency to acquire Leonard...


Kylian Mbappe: France manager predicts star will be BETTER than Ronaldo

Although Mbappe is two years older than Pele, the France star has announced himself as a star of the present - as well as the future. "It's not bad, is it?" he ...


Hamilton retakes top spot in standings after French domination

Through the carnage scythed Max Verstappen , who cut across the run-off area to seize second place from his crashed-out rivals. The pit stop dropped Bottas to ...


Chelsea turn down £50m bid for Willian from Barcelona

The priority at this moment in time certainly lies elsewhere: namely with securing a left-back and a young, energetic midfielder, although that possibility of a...


Red Bull F1 'closer' to extending with Daniel Ricciardo

Ricciardo says contesting for world titles is his overriding priority for 2019 and beyond - but also wants his achievements to date to be recognised in his next...


Sampaoli planning to use Messi as a false nine against France

And amid speculation he could retire from global football for the second time in his career, Messi did not stop in the post-match mixed zone. Later on Saturda...


Chelsea starlet becomes Bielsa's first Leeds United signing

The 20-year-old joined the Whites last summer from Irish side Limerick and went straight into Leeds' Under-23 side captaining Carlos Corberan's men in the pro...


Late win 'marvellous' way to progress, says Messi

Messi scored Argentina's opener, but a second-half Nigeria penalty meant they were staring at the exit door until Marcos Rojo volleyed home the victor in the...


Kerr, Warriors reportedly finalizing extension

Warriors head coach Steve Kerr is finalizing a contract extension with the team, reports ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski . Crawford has played more than 10 sea...


San Antonio Spurs trade talks pick right back up

Joe Vardon of Cleveland.com looked at the prospect of James again leaving the franchise where he's spent 11 of his 15 seasons in the National Basketball Asso...


A 1990s Simpsons episode might have predicted the 2018 World Cup final

We will remind, national teams of Portugal and Mexico provided a way out to the stage ple-offs of the world Cup . While the 1997 episode does not mention...


Best 2018 FIFA World Cup Group Stage XI

It could come from everywhere". Withthe World Cup's group stage ending yesterday, football fans are now looking forward to the knockout stages beginning Sat...


Farbrace keen to succeed Bayliss as England head coach

England, for all they are the top-ranked side in men's ODI cricket, have yet to win the men's World Cup and Bayliss said Sunday's dramatic success was a timely ...


Paul George on Free Agency: "I Pictured Myself In A Lakers Jersey"

The biggest factor? Leonard has reportedly expressed his interest in playing for the Lakers. George has decided not to exercise his $20.7 million option for n...


[Newsmaker] S. Korean keeper remains humble after blanking Germany

World Cup holders Germany have crashed out of this year's tournament after losing 2-0 against South Korea in their final group game. With Mexico fall...


Energized Park takes aim at 8th major in KPMG Women's PGA

Also, in an effort to stage this rotating event on venerable high-profile courses throughout the nation, Kemper Lakes brings its own history to the championsh...


Mexico and Sweden teams unchanged for Group F decider

Mexico's Hector Moreno , left, battles for the ball with Sweden's Marcus Berg during the group F match between Mexico and Sweden, at the 2018 soccer Wo...


DeAndre Jordan leaves Clippers, sets sights on Mavericks

Wojnarowski adds that this clears a pathway for Jordan to negotiate with the Dallas Mavericks . There are some within the talent pool of free agents that wil...


DeAndre Jordan Trade Rumors: Mavericks Hope to Land Clippers C This Week

Jordan's rim protection and athleticism would make him a very good fit with the Mavericks , but he's not the only center that's been linked to them. Accordi...


Tiger Woods orders 15 putters to solve problems ahead of The Open

Woods , who is ranked 82nd in the world, is playing his 11th tournament of 2018. Asked to grade this current comeback, which began last December at the unoffi...


Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes pace Austrian F1 Grand Prix practice

We know that we lose quite a bit of time on the straights and even though there is a third DRS zone it is still a bit too much. Hamilton expects to see the ...


Cricket Germany offers hilarious suggestion to Federation Internationale de Football Association after World Cup exit

On Monday, the first game is between five-time winners Brazil and Mexico - who have been eliminated in this round every tournament since 1994 - before Belgium ...


Gareth Southgate says Colombia clash is England’s game of the decade

We are in this stadium, which has been built for four games, no cutting corners or looking for a second-level job. "I felt the need to sit with him, but he wa...


Lakers Have 'Inside Track' To Signing LeBron James

The Sixers could be an appealing landing spot for James. Now, his suitors are stuck simply signing him to a new deal via free agency. Former NBA superstar...


Clippers' Jordan to opt out

Despite trade speculation previous year, the Clippers kept Jordan and narrowly missed out on making the playoffs. DeAndre Jordan's future with the Los Ange...


Brazil fans hold funeral for Germany after Russian Federation 2018 elimination

Mexico fans were particularly delighted after South Korea's last-gasp win allowed them to qualify for the last 16 behind Group F winners Sweden - while Ge...


Marouane Fellaini Signs New Contract

They have allowed for this to rumble on aimlessly, allowed Fellaini to speak about his "strong position" in public, allowed him to talk with Arsenal and AC M...


Professional football player Collin Martin comes out as gay during pride month

United, two with MN United) without going public with his sexuality. Martin said he has received nothing but kindness and acceptance from the league, making h...


We can limit ‘outstanding’ Messi, says France coach Deschamps

Oddsmakers have pegged Group C victor France as the slight betting favorite over Group D runner-up Argentina . But while Messi can rely on a reliable Luis ...


Tabarez: It will take entire Uruguay team to stop Cristiano Ronaldo

Uruguay and Portugal will feature in the second game of 2018 FIFA World Cup knockout stage when they meet in a round-of-16 duel at the Fisht Olympics Stadi...


LeBron James: 5 potential landing spots in 2018 free agency

The most feasible path for James to go to Houston was by picking up his action and demanding a trade to the Rockets . But even if that is the case, opting in...


Spurs 'ready' to Move on from Kawhi Leonard

The Spurs are seeking more in return, and it's hard to believe that one unproven player and a future draft pick that might be close to a second-rounder would be...


No Alisson offers from Real Madrid or Liverpool, says Monchi

According to Spanish newspaper AS, United boss Jose Mourinho believes Kroos would be an ideal addition to the Old Trafford midfield and the German "could bring ...


Coric stuns Federer to lift Gerry Weber Open title

With such a strong come back, many thought it would be an easy journey for Federer to win his record 99th ATP title. "I looked up to him when I was younger,...


Mexicans stage wild party outside South Korea's embassy after Germany win

Germany left their World Cup base in Moscow early on Thursday, and returned home at 3:09 p.m. local time, less than 24 hours after their kick-off against Sout...


Joachim Low Considering Germany Future, Couldn't Imagine South Korea Loss

Initially flagged offside, the goal has finally been allowed after a VAR review. Germany went into the match second in Group F by virtue of a superior head-...


Fury to Wilder: Joshua won't fight you, I will

On Wednesday, the WBA ordered Joshua to sign for a WBA mandatory title defence against challenger Alexander Povetkin "within 24 hours" or he would have to surre...


Panama v Tunisia 28 June 2018

After falling to Belgium 3-0 to open play in the group, Panama then went on to lose to England 6-1 in a contest that was essentially over by halftime. Panama ...


Spurs "Ready" To Trade Kawhi, In Talks With Lakers & Celtics

The Los Angeles Lakers will receive serious consideration too, sources said. ESPN reported on Wednesday the Lakers are said to possibly be assembling an ove...


Brazil team doctor suggests freakish cause of Marcelo's back injury

Tite said he did not have any information about the fitness of left back Marcelo who had to go off early in the game and replaced by Filipe Luis. "It is sti...


India vs Ireland, 1st T20I: Everything you need to know

By playing the T20 tournament, India will get time to acclimatise themselves with the alien conditions of United Kingdom, where they will face England in ...


Belgium player's goal celebration goes horribly wrong at World Cup

England and Belgium are going head-to-head in their World Cup match of Group G this evening. "But that was the joy ... that showed the passion the Belgian t...


Jorge Sampaoli Accused Of Asking Lionel Messi To Make Substitutions

By a weird twist of fate, the same hotel was chosen by the Argentinian team who are set to play against 1998 World Cup winners France at Kazan Arena on June 3...


Lakers rebuilding a long-term project: Magic Johnson

That's why Los Angeles has come up in trade rumors for Kawhi Leonard and in free agency rumors for LeBron James and Paul George . Jim Buss made a similar...


Pitching Coach Chris Bosio Fired by Tigers over Insensitive Comments

But it was enough to get the veteran pitching coach and former Major League Baseball player fired in midseason. FOX 2 talked with Tigers fans about Bosio gett...


5 things to look out for at the World Cup on Thursday

Just ask football fans from England and Belgium , many of whom would rather their team loses Thursday night's Group G encounter. England coach Southgat...


Ray Parlour delivers surprising assessment of Mesut Ozil at Arsenal

In the UK, The Sun carried the headline: "Schadenfreude" - a word meaning pleasure derived from other people's misfortune. "We were too slow, we deserved to los...


Martinez admits he will play a weakened team against England

England are ahead because of the fair-play rules, with only two bookings compared to Belgium's three, and Southgate joked that "if I go and headbutt Roberto ...


Bottom of the group, fewest goals, and an 80-year low

The disappointment of us being eliminated is just huge. They won one game and drew two in both 1958 and 1978, while in 1986, they went on to play the final de...