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Signs bad for Messi's last chance to emulate Maradona

Croatia , who lead Group D after beating Nigeria in their opening game, looked increasingly composed but also faltered in front of goal, including a mis-direc...


Cavaliers seek to trade up in NBA Draft

When James last faced a similar opt out in his contract, he fled Miami to return to Cleveland, and informed Heat president Pat Riley before the draft of his dec...


Isco kisses David De Gea's glove after Spain beat Iran

Eight minutes into the second half, Spain broke the deadlock as a clearance by Iranian defender Ramin Rezaeian ricocheted off Costa and sailed into the back o...


Barty faces Konta in Nottingham final

Konta next faces Donna Vekic of Croatia, who beat her in the Nottingham final 12 months ago. The World No.17 flipped the result of last year's quarterfina...


Why LeBron James should sign with the Los Angeles Lakers

Smith didn't specify which Los Angeles team James prefers between the Lakers or Clippers. ESPN's Chris Haynes reported Friday that Lonzo Ball could pote...


Egypt forward Mohamed Salah fit to face Russian Federation

It was a cagey opening to the match, with both sides knowing how important a positive result would be after the marker was set down by Group A rivals Russian Fe...


Brazil arrive in Russian Federation as clock ticks down to WC start

Neymar's levity in movement and gaiety in the game befitted Brazil's talisman. "I think this is the moment we'll see the best of Brazilian football again",...


Joseph Parker and Dillian Whyte announce boxing bout in London in July

But Whyte vs. Parker definitely makes a lot of sense considering the fact that they both have history with Joshua so can move a step closer to a rematch with a ...


Canadian Grand Prix: Max Verstappen fastest in first practice

Verstappen was one of the star performers on Saturday afternoon, splitting the Mercedes drivers for a spot on the second row. "But for sure qualifying is not ...


Warriors Complete Sweep, Repeat as Champs

Mindful of last year's missed chance at a flawless playoff run, the Warriors expect their toughest NBA Finals challenge from Cleveland on Friday, June 8 (Sa...


Fomer world No.1 Scott gets US Open spot via qualifier

He's secured a place at the U.S. golf Open in NY, after finishing in a share of fifth at the sectional qualifying tournament at the Walton Heath Golf Club in Lo...


Maria Sharapova comments on Forbes' list, loss to Muguruza

A win on Thursday would move Stephens to No. 4 in the rankings. A rare misplaced groundstroke from Halep gave third seed Muguruza a break to get on the boar...


Ranked Simona Halep advances to semifinals

However, this is usually the point in grand slams where Halep falls apart, so it's going to be interesting if the Romanian can finally close the deal on the b...


Nigeria must improve before World Cup admits Mikel

But the Nigeria boss blamed their slow start on fatigue caused by a hard journey to England and rain that stopped them training the day before the match. En...


Loew fumes as 'sloppy' Germany crash on Neuer's return

The loss on Saturday evening was the last match before the final 23-man World Cup squad announcement on Monday, according to the German football federation's we...


Iwobi named in Nigeria's World Cup squad

The goal may have stemmed from dubious circumstances, but it was no doubt deserved and England quickly set about pressing their advantage home with another co...


Serena Williams’ just-released clothing line is a fashion grand slam

ICYDK, Williams dealt with unsafe blood clots and other complications after giving birth , forcing her to stay in bed for weeks. The Grand Slam champion al...


Warriors forward Andre Iguodala to miss Game 1 of NBA Finals

That leaves the Rockets with only one option: a sign-and-trade. Analyst Jeff Van Gundy wasn't on the list but shared his thoughts with reporters during a co...


Cleveland Cavaliers unfazed by underdog status in 2018 NBA Finals

The Cavaliers dealt their star point guard, Kyrie Irving , to Boston in the offseason, and that move backfired. Brandon Ingram , Kyle Kuzma , and Lonzo Ball c...


LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers advance to NBA Finals

James led the Cavaliers in the first half with 17 points and 10 rebounds but they trailed for much of the half in front of a crowd of 18,600 at TD Garden. He'...


LeBron takes charge once more, tows Cavs to Finals

When it ends, it's painful, but that is part of the path". He will now advance to his eighth-straight NBA Finals appearance in what some are regarding as his ...


Fulham, owned by Jaguars Shad Khan, promoted to Premier League

The 18-year-old has been in fine form in the Championship this season, scoring 16 and recording eight assists including setting up Cairney's goal against Villa....


Danica Patrick's Career Ends With Crash At Indy 500

The first Australian to reach Victory Lane at Indy 500 Power's win capped a monumental day for Australian motorsport with Daniel Ricciardo triumphing on the o...


Real Madrid captain Ramos dismisses Salah: He's no Ronaldo

One of those goals came in Liverpool's memorable 4-3 win over Manchester City in January, and the boots Salah wore in that game can now be seen in the British...


IPL 2018: Chennai edge out Hyderabad in thriller to enter final

He hit a six on the first ball of the 20th over to chase down Sunrisers' total of 139 with two wickets left. Faf du Plessis said that the experience of havi...


US Threatens Iran With the 'Strongest Sanctions in History'

It would need to accept broader constraints not just on its nuclear activities but also on its missile programme and wider behaviour in the region. While the ...


Lukaku, Martial, Fellaini travel for FA Cup final

Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas has called on his team-mates to "feel the fire inside" as they prepare to take on Manchester United in the FA Cup final on...


Glover's wife arrested for domestic violence

Krista, 36, called him a "loser" and a "p-sy" during the argument, according to the police report . "She's locked herself into the room, and she attacked us". ...


Cancer Patient to Attend Capitals vs. Lightning Game 3 in Between Treatments

The undersized forward notched a pair of goals in the win over the Jets in Winnipeg, giving the Knights a road split ahead of Wednesday's Game 3 at home and r...


Wayne Rooney is last of the 'street footballers' - David Moyes

Rooney will not be involved in Everton's final game of the season at West Ham citing a knee injury but he was at the club's Finch Farm training ground on Satu...


Second Durham rugby player dies in Sri Lanka

Thomas Howard, 25, was admitted to hospital in the capital Colombo on Sunday after suffering from breathing problems and died soon after, said his club Durham C...


Stoke helps condemn Swansea to relegation

Gabriel Jesus' stoppage time victor - man, does this club play to the final season's whistle - made sure Man City added "first 100-point club " to its list ...


Celtics host LeBron James, Cavaliers in Game 1 of conference finals

Today, they lost, 108-83 as James was limited to 15 points on 5-of-16 shooting and seven rebounds and nine assists. He blocked two shots but also made seven tur...


Kyle Edmund powers into Madrid Masters quarter-finals

Indeed three times Verdasco had got past Nadal, including on Madrid's clay in 2012-albeit the fast blue iteration of the surface. "I'm happy to start with a...


That time Jayson Tatum asked LeBron to follow him on Twitter

Clearly among the East's best, yet still unable to past LeBron James' Cavs in the playoffs. McGill said players are judged on how many championships the...