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Saudi Arabia World Cup team land safely after suffering airplane scare

In a video statement posted on the federation's Twitter account, Saudi player Hatan Bahbir said: "We arrived safely and we are all fine.it was a simple malfun...


Australia's Warner joins St Lucia Stars in CPL

He has replaced his teammate D'Arcy Short, who will be unavailable for the tournament as he is set to fly to India with Australia "A". Steve Smith, the former...


Phil Mickelson purposely putts moving ball at US Open

Purists were understandably outraged by Mickelson's actions, though he defended what he did by citing the golf adage that the rules should be used to a player's...


Germany 'very bad' in shock Mexico loss

Hirving Lozano will be one player to watch for Mexico in the tournament. According to the Guardian, German head coach Joachim Low described his sides p...


South Korea pay the penalty against Sweden as VAR delivers again

South Korea national football team head coach Shin Tae-yong speaks at a press conference ahead of official training at Nizhny Novgorod Stadium in Nizhny Novg...


Cavaliers Have Made Calls To Spurs About Kawhi Leonard

But what if the Cavaliers can somehow put a package together to get him? Right now, Leonard has one more year left on his current contract before he can o...


England fan 'blown away' by warm welcome to Russian Federation

And his sister Liz Watkins, 64, who lives in Huddersfield but is originally from Leicester, said: "It was a good game" as she singled out Harry Maguire for help...


Dries Mertens scores screamer for Belgium against Panama

But a minute into the second Dries Mertens broke the deadlock for Belgium in style, looping a superb volley from the edge of the area over the head of Jaim...


Why Henderson has to start for England ahead of Dier - Danny Murphy

They're two great teams and we're excited for our campaign to start". "There is a real enthusiasm and they're looking forward to getting going". If England...


Captain fantastic Kane hails "massive" England win

Another win against Panama in Nizhny-Novgorod on Sunday will confirm England's progression to the round of 16 but for long periods of the second half, it ap...


Lukaku scores twice as Belgium ease to victory over Panama

As for Kane, he will be looking to take his 41-goal season form into the World Cup , and with eight goals in his last seven games for England , don't bet agai...


Shaq: LeBron James shouldn't chase championships anymore

Phoenix , Cleveland , Boston ". While that quote may only be relevant for Thunder fans, much of the almost two-minute interaction with George focused on the...


Iceland hold Argentina to 1-1 draw as Messi misses penalty

Argentina were too ponderous in midfield and lacked creativity, coach Jorge Sampaoli said in a blunt assessment of their failure to beat Iceland in their ope...


Fernando Alonso and Toyota win Le Mans 24 hour race

The Spaniard shared the number eight TS050 hybrid with Swiss driver Sebastien Buemi and Japan's Kazuki Nakajima, who had taken pole position on Thursday and dro...


Mexico World Cup fans jump with joy, cause small natural disaster

The winger managed to cut inside before firing low past a diving Manuel Neuer in the Germany goal . Elsewhere there were a couple of surprise results as de...


U.S. Open leaderboard 2018: Highlights from Round 4 at Shinnecock Hills

A day after scores soared on the dried out greens, the US Golf Association admitted the course got out of hand, adding plenty of moisture and some slightly mo...


Bouhaddouz own goal hands Iran late victory over Morocco

Their Portuguese coach Carlos Queiroz was thrown in the air by his team and more than just a reflection of joy it was acknowledgment that the tactician's appr...


Roger Federer claims 18th title on grass

The last few have been very good. "That is a great thing for me". "In the match that you play for world No. 1, it's clearly going to be in the back of your ...


VAR system used for first time in France, Australia match

France coach Didier Deschamps made a double change as Olivier Giroud and Nabil Fekir came on for Griezmann and Ousmane Dembele, Australia replacing Tom R...


Phil Mickelson Hits Moving Ball Out of Frustration at U.S. Open

I can't believe what I just saw Phil Mickelson do at the U.S. Open. Everyone has their fair share of bad days, right? He was on the 13th hole and was puttin...


Sri Lanka skipper charged with ball-tampering by ICC

When the players eventually came onto the field at 10.50am, West Indies were officially given five extra runs and umpires Ian Gould and Aleem Dar oversaw the ch...


Fans call for Nike boycott after Iran WC 'disgrace'

However, that wasn't the only highlight of them match. The World Cup will run from June 14 to July 15. Aziz Bouhaddouz headed a free kick into his own net i...


Gareth Southgate tells England squad the starting XI to face Tunisia

And he revealed his players were energised after gathering to watch the spectacular 3-3 draw between Spain and Portugal that has been the early highlight of thi...


Afghanistan have a mountain to climb, says Simmons after heavy loss

Their batting is still not up to Test standard but India's stand-in skipper expected that things will get better. A good bowling effort from star off spinne...


Jorge Sampaoli names Argentina starting XI for World Cup meeting with Iceland

Argentina's forward Lionel Messi runs with the ball during the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup Group D football match between Argentina and Iceland a...


Juventus boss Max Allegri says he rejected Real Madrid

Russian soccer team train during the official training session of the Russian team one the eve of the group A match between Russia and Saudi Arabia at the 2018 ...


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

World Cup matches won't come to Jacksonville in 2026, but the First Coast could still receive an impact from FIFA's vote Wednesday to award hosting rights to...


Saudi Footballers To Be Penalized For Heavy Defeat By Russia

Villarreal man Cheryshev blasted home Russia's second on the 43rd-minute mark before scoring a handsome goal with the outside of his left foot to make it 4-0 in...


Dustin Johnson Pulls Away heading into the Weekend at Shinnecock

Yes, he hit the ball well on Friday, long, straight, and true against a Shinnecock Hills course tamed from the previous day, only soft, friendly breezes blo...


Egypt's Mohamed Salah given 100kg birthday cake by Chechen fans

In Egyptian media and on social media, the response has been similar. Terry Butcher has admitted that he would rather have current Liverpool FC star Mohame...