Germany boss Low not a fan of 24-team Euro 2016 format

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo, too, is also with nine goals in European Championships and will be crossing swords with Griezmann in the final. Germany utterly bossed the first-half, but despite the scheming of Mesut Ozil and Toni Kroos , the lack... More..

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Efraimson places sixth at Olympic Trials

Only one other jumper, runner-up Kyle Landon, cleared 7-5. Olympic trials 400-meter champion Allyson Felix, marathoners Shalane Flanagan and Meb Keflezighi and high jumper Chaunte Lowe will become four-time O...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Murray back in Wimbledon final for 3rd time

Murray is convinced reuniting with Ivan Lendl, with whom he won his previous majors, has been crucial to giving him a crack at a hat-trick. The Canadian held hs nerve and claimed victory when Federer went wi...More..

Players did not lose faith in Hodgson - Rooney
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Players did not lose faith in Hodgson - Rooney

The FA has begun the search for a replacement for Roy Hodgson, whose underwhelming four-year tenure was brought to an abrupt end by Monday's humiliating Euro 2016 elimination by Iceland. "If they'd played bette...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Portugal out to spoil French Euro party

Mathias Vicherat, the Paris Mayor's chief of staff, said some 1,900 police and other security officers would patrol the fan zone, while the city's police chief, Michel Cadot, said 3,400 officers would patrol ...More..

UFC 200: Brock Lesnar, Amanda Nunes steal show
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

UFC 200: Brock Lesnar, Amanda Nunes steal show

Don't get us wrong, Lesnar looked about as good as a professional wrestler returning from a 5 year hiatus on short notice against a murderous striker could look on Saturday night, getting Hunt to the mat and ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Euro 2016: Put on your 'Hazard' the Belgians are here

From a 2-0 defeat to Italy in their opener, they have now scored eight without conceding in three games and look to be peaking at the right time on the left-hand side of the draw. De Bruyne hit the crossbar wit...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Striker in London to complete £15m+ move

Tottenham Hotspur's search for a new striker is nearly over. Wolfsburg and Paris Saint-Germain were also interested in Janssen, with the former also having a £15m bid turned down, but both clubs cooled their ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Red Sox wise to acquire Brad Ziegler, but more pitching help needed

Now whether Kimbrel is out for the season or if he can recover quick from the meniscus tear, the team will miss his presence. Red Sox manager John Farrell makes a good point, though there's nothing saying pi...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

10 must-see routines from the women's U.S

At the press conference following her placement on the team, Raisman said, "We're very excited , but at the same time, it's kind of like you turn the page and now you focus for the Olympics, 'cause we know we ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Didier Deschamps speaks about his disappointment of not winning Euro

Ten of thousands of Portuguese crowded the Marques de Pombal Square throughout the night to celebrate the country's first European football championship, 12 years after suffering the Euro 2004 final loss agains...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Golden State star Draymond Green arrested for assault

Police were already on site, as the bars in downtown East Lansing closed and patrons stumbled the streets, looking for a cab or a gyros or maybe an National Basketball Association player to start a fight with...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Mercedes will not appeal Rosberg penalty

The Dutch youngster ran an impressive race, even challenging Rosberg at the midway point with a brilliant pass at Becketts, though the German reclaimed the position shortly after. Hamilton managed his tires wh...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Smartphones forecast to bring Samsung best earnings in 2 years

Galaxy S7 models, which were timed to go on sale earlier than usual this year, have capitalised on a lull in new iPhones from Apple. Samsung is seeing solid demand for its Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge devices...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Serena & Venus Complete Wimbledon Sweep

Slam. Titles" she captioned the hilarious snap, which shows her lying on the ground, undoubtedly exhausted... and perhaps in a little bit of shock after accomplishing what she did. King said Williams possessed ...More..

Britain's pound drops to 31-year low as Brexit fallout continues
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Britain's pound drops to 31-year low as Brexit fallout continues

Tusk called Britain's June 23 vote to leave the 28-nation bloc a "very sad thing" and said it was a "very serious mistake" of Britain's political elite to call such a vote. And the yield on Japanese 20-year gov...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Conservative Party Leader Theresa May Set to Become Britain's New Prime Minister

In announcing her decision, Leadsom endorsed May to take the job and argued that she be allowed to take over as soon as possible. In a speech earlier on Monday she set out her vision for the economy, calling ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

'Bacca wants £120k a week from West Ham'

With their Europa League campaign starting at the end of this month, Slaven Bilic is desperate to have all his transfer business completed to integrate new signings into the squad. West Ham will offer Bacca a f...More..

Not-so-Super Australia will be competitive, says Hansen
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Not-so-Super Australia will be competitive, says Hansen

The other three Australian sides, the Melbourne Rebels (27), Queensland Reds (16) and Western Force (13) crashed out of contention before the global break in June. Hansen also revealed that cross-code star Sonn...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Red Sox closer Craig Kimbrel to undergo knee surgery

You can be sure that Dombrowski will be pursuing starting pitching reinforcements over the next three weeks, and he's very likely to land at least one given his track record. The right-hander will undergo surge...More..

Australian PM Turnbull defies critics, cliffhanger vote count resumes
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Australian PM Turnbull defies critics, cliffhanger vote count resumes

Counting was suspended in the early hours of Sunday morning while the ballot papers were secured and catalogued in a bid to avoid a repeat of a fiasco in 2013 when the mislaying of 1,370 ballot papers forced a ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Portuguese boy consoles French fan after Euro 2016 final

Another fan comes over to whisper words of comfort, but the man continues to cry into his hands. His efforts in Portugal's success, having nearly single-handedly dragged it to the final, should cement Ronaldo's...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Top Scorers List in UEFA Euro 2016

There were 90,000 people in a fan zone under the Eiffel Tower and tens of thousands more in front of giant screens in cities around the country. After the final whistle, France's jubilant players celebrated...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Donaldson, Encarnacion, Estrada Named To American League All-Star Roster

Ezequiel Carrera launched a solo shot in the third and Troy Tulowitzki rounded it out with a three-run homer of his own, chasing Royals starter Chris Young after just two and two-thirds innings. "It's a fru...More..

Djokovic's quest for the 'calendar Slam' ends
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Djokovic's quest for the 'calendar Slam' ends

Speaking after the loss, Djokovic said , "I believe in positive things in life". "But this is not the place or time to talk about it". Djokovic claimed a first French Open title last month, having triu...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Lakers defeat Sixers in showdown of top two NBA Draft picks

In those summer league showings, Simmons has simply dominated. He shot 3 for 8 from the field and 2 for 4 from the line. "I made it a point that I was going to come out and shoot jumpers and I did that", Si...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Starting Pitchers set for MLB All Star Game

Austin, and Kansas City selected him with the eighth overall pick in 2013. "It would be the first time that I'm pitching in an All-Star Game and I want to pitch". Ozuna and Gonzalez are replacements for the Cub...More..

UFC Fights Brock Lesnar Could Take Next
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

UFC Fights Brock Lesnar Could Take Next

Nunes (13-4) became the third woman in the last eight months since Ronda Rousey lost the belt to become the queen of the 135-pound division. And in the night's final fight, Amanda Nunes pulled off a major ...More..

Sprinters eye first yellow jersey of 2016 Tour de France
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Sprinters eye first yellow jersey of 2016 Tour de France

These will be placed at undisclosed points on the race route in an attempt to act as a deterrent to any motor assisted riders. They will get their chance in the early rounds to make an impression on flat terrai...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Cavendish closes in on stage wins record

Mark Cavendish has described joining the legendary Bernard Hinault on 28 Tour de France stage wins as beyond a dream. Chris Froome, last year's Tour victor, is fifth overall after Sunday's stage, 14 secon...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Basketball: Wade makes move home to Chicago

It is not known if Wade himself will be in attendance, but his wife Gabrielle Union announced on Twitter that she may be present. "I'm crying, bro. I mean, the Heat pretty much dead", said one listener. Wade-...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Venus Williams admits she didn't realise Serena had won - but did Beyonce?

Thats what Serena Williams said after her semifinal victory at Wimbledon when asked what it would mean for her to match Steffi Grafs record of 22 Grand Slam championships in the Open era . "In those moment...More..

Portugal prepared to spoil France's Euro 2016 party - Cristiano Ronaldo
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Portugal prepared to spoil France's Euro 2016 party - Cristiano Ronaldo

He really hangs in the air - those chocolate squares (abdominal muscles) don't count for nothing. But there are two things that are very tough to combat in football - pace and the aerial threat. Bruno Alves wil...More..

With Pepe fit, Portugal are ready to take on their critics
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

With Pepe fit, Portugal are ready to take on their critics

Just like Greece in 2004, Portugal have not won too many admirers with their performances in France . France has won this tournament and a World Cup on home soil and has a another chance to raise a major t...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Red Sox fight through injuries to hold off Rays 6-5

He injured his knee and will have to undergo surgery to fix it. Kimbrel will be set to miss anywhere between 3-6 weeks of baseball, according to the Boston Herald. He was not placed on the DL but is not expec...More..

Five-times champ Duncan retires after 19 glorious seasons
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Five-times champ Duncan retires after 19 glorious seasons

And Timmy must've liked the Champagne showers, because he would go on to win four more National Basketball Association championships and two more finals MVP awards. There will never be another Tim Duncan...More..

Dwyane Wade Guest Hosts 'Live with Kelly'
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Dwyane Wade Guest Hosts 'Live with Kelly'

New Chicago Bulls guard (weird typing that) Dwyane Wade said his goodbyes to the Miami Heat on social media Thursday afternoon. While the signing of Wade can be scoffed at not only for his old age, but it...More..

Serena Williams ready to end debate over who is the greatest ever
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Serena Williams ready to end debate over who is the greatest ever

Former Destiny's Child superstar Beyonce and her rapper husband Jay Z swapped centre stage for Centre Court to support Serena on her day of destiny. But the 34-year-old's frustration was mounting after losing...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Serena Williams beats Angelique Kerber to win Wimbledon, earn 22nd major title

Williams actually took home more dollars for last year's Wimbledon title - $2.92 million - than she will this year, even after a 6.4 percent increase in prize payout from last year's 1.88 million pounds. 22. ...More..

Kynard wins at USA trials, makes Olympic team
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Kynard wins at USA trials, makes Olympic team

But in the end, Martha Karolyi , national team coordinator, was swayed by Douglas' overall strength on all four apparatuses and her history of resounding success. "I knew that Allyson was coming, but I just wa...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Euro final preview: Portugal vs

Portugal is facing France in the European Championship final on Sunday. Football fever has gripped France and rightly so as the country heads into the finals of the Euro 2016 tournament against Portugal ...More..

Brock Lesnar proves doubters wrong, wins convincingly at UFC 200
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Brock Lesnar proves doubters wrong, wins convincingly at UFC 200

Last-minute changes to high-profile fight cards are nothing new in the UFC and even if they can have a negative affect on pay-per-view sales, they have done little to slow its growth around the globe. With her ...More..

Portugal v France: Euro 2016 has helped French after attacks - Hugo Lloris
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Portugal v France: Euro 2016 has helped French after attacks - Hugo Lloris

The 31-year-old Portugal captain has the chance to win the first worldwide title of his glittering career when his side takes on the tournament hosts at the Stade de France on Sunday. "I would go home really ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Martha Karolyi's 'hardest decision' ever sends Gabby Douglas back to the Olympics

This Olympic-material girl is a three-time defending world champion! Aly Raisman competing in the floor exercise at the 2015 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Glasgow, Scotland, Oct. Returning for ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Rio Olympics: Michael Phelps wins 100m butterfly at United States trials

United States men's swimming team head coach Bob Bowman (L) has guided Michael Phelps throughout a career t ... His can-I-get-you-a-cane walk following an event or two in the U.S. 'We did everything that we wan...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Durant's Warriors jersey is already a hot sell

Reigning MVP Stephen Curry, Andre Iguodala, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green met face-to-face with Durant in an effort to bring him to California from the Oklahoma City Thunder. "I know it's Jerry West and I kn...More..

Lesnar and Nunes grab titles at UFC 200
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Lesnar and Nunes grab titles at UFC 200

She added, "It was kind of like, 'Let's open up the division - we'd like you to fight Amanda , ' I said, 'Cool.' Amanda's someone I've had my eye on for a while, and I know she's had her eye on me". Cormier (1...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Zach Johnson returns the claret jug; now, he wants it back

It was right on line. "They are good distractions". HE was runner-up a year ago and now Australian golf star Marc Leishman has the distinction of featuring in the first group to tee off at the 145th Briti...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Pádraig Harrington is five under after day two at the Scottish Open

Five players held at least a share of the lead during a topsy-turvy third round but Noren, who had been one ahead overnight, reclaimed top spot with birdies at the par-three 17th and the par-five last. 'Quite a...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Diamondbacks trade closer Ziegler to Red Sox for 2 prospects

Fortuitous isn't quite the right word to describe that confluence of events. The Boston Red Sox announced Saturday that closer Craig Kimbrel will have knee surgery. Farrell's shown a lot of confidence in ...More..