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Diego Maradona slams England for World Cup ‘theft’ against Colombia

England scored through harry kane but conceded a late Mina equaliser to leave the score 1-1 before winning on penalties after extra time. Hainsey and Buvey we...


Federer, Serena in Wimbledon masterclass as Wozniacki crashes

Then Federer killed the contest with a ferocious forehand after 90 minutes of brilliance. "I think I did everything I could", Wozniacki said. Roger Federer...


Jose Mourinho had secret reason for Lee Grant deal

Manchester United are trying to hijack Liverpool's proposed move to sign Stoke City attacker Xherdan Shaqiri in a £12m deal this summer, according to rep...


Santos shares Portugal's sadness but hopes Ronaldo will remain

Cristiano Ronaldo managed a smile despite departing Russian Federation on the back of World Cup heartache as he flew home with the Portugal team on Sunday....


Wimbledon 2018: Roger Federer, Serena Williams Advance in Wednesday Play

File that one in the "Anything You Can Do, I Can Do Better" drawer. "It was better than the first round". "What I've learned through the experience, every ...


24 million viewers watch England make World Cup Quarter Final

Uruguay's worst fears have become a reality - Edinson Cavani can not start for them in the World Cup quarter-final clash with France , even though the news ...


Tiger Woods endures frustrating day at Quicken Loans National

He finished at 21-under 259, while American Ryan Armour shot 68 for second place on 13-under. After starting his round with a bogey, Woods reeled off four suc...


Willian aiming to end World Cup dream for Chelsea teammates on Belgium

Belgium's defender Vincent Kompany (L) vies for the ball with Japan's forward Yuya Osako during the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup round of 16 football ma...


Thai boys healthy as rescue plans formed

Huge volumes of water are being pumped out of the cave complex each day, but the narrow, winding passages inside are still flooded, meaning diving through the m...


Baltusrol named to host 2029 PGA Championship

And she continued to head in the wrong direction as the tournament wrapped up at the Kemper Lakes Golf Club early Monday (NZT), with the 21-year-old Kiwi postin...


Brazil ace Neymar hits back at Mexico tactics: It's unfair!

Mexico head coach Juan Carlos Osorio was critical of Neymar in his post-match media conference, and Layun believes it is a shame such a talented player allows l...


LeBron James to decline $35.6M player option, will enter free agency

George and Leonard are Southern California natives who have expressed interest in the Lakers . Had James opted in on Friday, the Cavaliers' brass would hav...


Russian Keeper Thanks God For Luck Against Spain

Possession football appears to be a relic, ready for a display case in football's version of the Hermitage museum. The will host Croatia in Saturday's quart...


France, Uruguay enter quarter-finals

The Fisht Stadium also saw the first group match of Portugal , against 2010 World Cup victor Spain. From the teams now left in the tournament, Brazil, Uru...


Cristiano Ronaldo to move from Real Madrid to Juventus for £100million?

Nevertheless Mendes, who brokered Ronaldo's initial move to Real for a then-world record £80 million (A$143 million) fee, has left the Italian giants with ple...


England finally wins penalty shootout at World Cup

The front page headline, accompanied by a picture of star striker and captain Harry Kane reads: "As 3 Lions face nation that gave world Shakira, great coffe...


Federation Internationale de Football Association fines World Cup hosts Russia for discriminatory banner

Federation Internationale de Football Association has been working with anti-discrimination group Fare , which has sent monitors to World Cup matches to help i...


Aaron Finch batting onslaught helps break Williamson, Guptill T20 world record

At the time of this writing the Zimbabweans struck by the run onslaught had no answers and were reeling at 118/7 losing their top order cheaply and the tail end...


Japanese players leave locker room spotless after crushing World Cup loss

This isn't the new for the team's fans as Sports Illustrated notes they did the same thing after a win over Colombia earlier in the tournament. We'll see at the...


Thai navy releases more videos of trapped boys

More heavy rain could see water levels rise and threaten the air pocket where the group has taken refuge. The Moo Pa team were exploring the Tham Luang Nang ...


Argentina legend Maradona ready to coach national team 'for free'

Sampaoli's team drew the first three qualifiers of his reign, but Messi scored a hattrick in a 3-1 win at Ecuador in the final match to send Argentina to ...


Chris Paul agrees to four-year, $160M contract with Rockets

It appears likely that next year's Rockets team will be very similar to this year's 65-win team. But Paul got hurt at the end of Game 5 at the Western Conferenc...


New look, same dominance for Roger Federer at Wimbledon

But, calling for equal treatment, the 23-time Grand Slam victor said: "I had a conversation with the lead guy with USADA ". Venus Williams, a five-time cha...


Arsenal have announced the signing of Borussia Dortmund defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos

He made 186 appearances for the club after joining from Werder Bremen in 2013, having also played for Genoa and AC Milan . He helped the club to win the DFB-...


Thai Soccer Team Found Alive in Cave After 9 Days

Today you have a light? "We are the first", the rescuers reply. The rescuers included British divers John Volanthen and Rick Stanton , and a team of Thai ...


Warner bowled for one on cricket return

Cricket Australia had also imposed a one-year ban on skipper, Steve Smith and a 9-month ban on the opener, Cameron Bancroft . "I've been practising a lot ...


Russian Federation stun Spain on penalties to reach World Cup quarter-finals

Russian Federation were clearly happy to play for penalties at this point, but it was still notable how hard Spain found it to create good chances. In the end...


American Mark Geiger to referee England-Colombia round-of-16 clash

Pekerman said Luis Muriel, who had replaced Rodriguez against Senegal, was an option once more should the midfielder be ruled out. "I would love to be in char...


What was Roger Federer gifted after his 1st Wimbledon win? A cow

Uniqlo previously had a deal with Novak Djokovic, but the Serb has always worn Asics shoes. During his partnership with Nike Federer created the iconic "RF" l...


Roger Federer confirms shock Uniqlo switch

It was the absence of the RF logo, though, that concerned fans. Federer retained his Nike shoes, as Uniqlo do not now manufacture tennis footwear. This new ...