Giroud seeks to end France's Germany hoodoo

The match was close, we scored quite early and defended our lead. "If they can get through Germany I think they will win the tournament". Germany have been the best team, without doubt, even if they had a bit of a hard time on occasion against Ital... More..

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Serena Williams storms into Wimbledon final

Open semifinals last September, then by Kerber in Melbourne, and by Garbine Muguruza in the French Open final last month. There was a chance for an all-Williams final, but No. "We've had tough matches before ...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

WWE Rumours: Brock Lesnar expected to beat Randy Orton at SummerSlam

Hunt segment. " Brock Lesnar is now in the main event of UFC 200 vs Mark Hunt in a three rounder". Lesnar (5-3) would not go into any details about his talks with WWE. Jones, the pound for pound best mix...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Williams wins 1st set in Wimbledon final

In the final, though, Kerber, a 28-year-old lefty from Germany, proved hard. Queen Bey herself, Beyonce and husband Jay Z, turned out at the All England Club on Saturday to watch U.S. To her great credit four...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Griezmann focused on final after giving Germany Les Bleus

France now turn their attention to Portugal, and though he stopped short of proclaiming his side as favourites, Deschamps did acknowledge France enter the final with plenty of momentum. The central defender ...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Serena Williams Wins Wimbledon In Straight Sets For 22nd Grand Slam Title

I love playing here". The world may have missed another opportunity to see Serena and Venus in the final, but fans would appreciate the battle between Serena and Anqelique Kerber. 4 seeded German had no a...More..

Dwyane Wade speaks on relationship with Pat Riley
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Dwyane Wade speaks on relationship with Pat Riley

I admittedly don't know enough about the salary cap to project a dollar amount Wade would get in an offer, but I expect he would be offered the maximum value possible under the CBA. and revealed some amusing in...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Euro 2016 final preview: France vs Portugal, a party waiting to happen

The German defense had not conceded from open play all tournament, but it fell apart for Griezmann's second goal in the 72nd minute. For the semi-final clash, the German side was reshuffled due to the absence...More..

Red Sox To Acquire Brad Ziegler From Diamondbacks
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Red Sox To Acquire Brad Ziegler From Diamondbacks

The move helps bolster the Red Sox' bullpen, as closer Craig Kimbrel is dealing with a sore knee and setup man Junichi Tazawa has a sore shoulder. He is now a starter and has pitched well since signing with...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Clattenburg adds Euro 2016 final to CL showing

If you look at recent times with the Spaniards or indeed the Germans, you can't have success overnight. We are now experiencing that. Judging by previous events, home support will be important for Didier Desc...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Mets' Harvey facing season-ending surgery

The surgery was inevitable, so having it now will help Harvey to get back to full strength for next season. The surgery will address Harvey's thoracic outlet syndrome , general manager Sandy Alderson said....More..

Kerber spoils all-Williams final
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Kerber spoils all-Williams final

Williams will face Angelique Kerber in the final. But the set was over in 28 minutes courtesy of Williams's seventh ace. The trend relented when Williams framed the ball out of court on Kerber's second g...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Wimbledon 2016: Novak Djokovic beats James Ward

The world No.1 was reported to have been involved in a close shave with a truck pre-tournament but insisted wildcard Ward came closer to knocking him off on Monday. He felt huge relief obviously winning the fir...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Wimbledon scores and results: Sam Querrey upsets Novak Djokovic in 3rd round

The top seed saved the first, but ballooned a forehand wide and his fate was sealed, leaving Rod Laver remaining as the last man to sweep all four Majors in the same year (1969). Top seed and defending champion...More..

McEnroe working on TV while pupil Milos Raonic on court
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

McEnroe working on TV while pupil Milos Raonic on court

Murray got a break with his three-set win over Berdych after he'd gone the distance against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the quarters. Sunday's final will be a repeat of the Queen's final last month, when Murray ...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Townsend Makes US Olympic Trials 200-Meter Semifinals

Wheating made the 2008 Beijing Olympics in the 800 and the 2012 London Olympics in the 1,500. After a week of watching and waiting, Devon Allen finally got his turn to compete on Friday, and the OR redshirt s...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Matt Harvey To Undergo Season-Ending Surgery

Right-hander Logan Verrett is poised to take Harvey's start Saturday against the Washington Nationals. Collins and general manager Sandy Alderson met Friday with Harvey, but a club spokesman said the pi...More..

Inflatable arch collapses over rider in Tour de France
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Inflatable arch collapses over rider in Tour de France

With so much climbing to come and a 16-kilometre descent to the line it's hard to see any big attacks today but watch for a little move here or there and for Team Sky to try and turn up the pressure in an attem...More..

Heather Watson reaches Wimbledon mixed doubles final alongside Henri Kontinen
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Heather Watson reaches Wimbledon mixed doubles final alongside Henri Kontinen

Watson is the first British player to feature in a Wimbledon mixed doubles final since Jamie Murray won the title in 2007 with Jelena Jankovic. Pablo Cuevas and Marcel Granollers , meanwhile, were fined 9,...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Shaqiri Insists Xhaka Will Soon Bounce Back

Poland and Switzerland opened the knockout stages of the Euro 2016 with their meeting in Saint-Etienne that went all the way to penalties , where Granit Xhaka was the only man to miss his kick. As the sec...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Orioles outlast Dodgers 6-4 in 14 innings

Norris pitched for the Orioles from 2013-15 and had a 21-20 record and a 4.65 ERA. In the second, Turner and Corey Seager had issues with a pop fly and it dropped in, giving Mark Trumbo a double. "I was abl...More..

New weigh-in procedure nearly costs UFC 200 its new main event
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

New weigh-in procedure nearly costs UFC 200 its new main event

Women's bantamweight champion Miesha Tate and welterweights Johny Hendricks and Kevin Gastelum all hit the scales in the final moments of the weigh-in period. Known for his striking ability, the Samoan usually...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Serena creates history at Wimbledon

Speaking about Kerber's play in the three-set Australian Open final, Williams said: "She came out swinging, ready to win". And she faced just one break point - at 3-all in the second set, it represented K...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Watch Kevin Durant's First Press Conference as a Member of the Warriors

Durant wants to win a title and doesn't want to wait until he's old (like Barkley did). Some say joining the Warriors was his way of trying to take a shortcut to a crown by joining a Golden State club that r...More..

Rooney not quitting England national team
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Rooney not quitting England national team

I think he's got the personality, the strength, he's a good technical manager, he's very experienced and he's someone who perhaps could imbue confidence. It read: "The England players showed us a complete l...More..

Hamilton quickest, Rosberg 2nd, in crash-hit final practice
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Hamilton quickest, Rosberg 2nd, in crash-hit final practice

From Thursday to today, I think it's the biggest crowd I've seen - and the energy they send is wonderful". He may have breached sporting regulations for a almost 2 1/2-minute lap during Q1. "Personally, I don't...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Deschamps shows his French philosopher side before final

Germany faced Ukraine, Poland, Northern Ireland, Slovakia and Italy on their way to the semi-finals while France took on Romania, Albania, Switzerland, Republic of Ireland and Iceland on their way into the la...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Wimbledon 2016: Serena Williams faces Angelique Kerber in women's final

A 6-4, 6-4 semi-final victory against Venus Williams on Thursday marked the occasion of her 34th win in 44 matches since the start of the year and she will be hoping the pressure of history weighs heavy on ...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Harvey chooses season-ending surgery

Mets: Matt Harvey has symptoms consistent with thoracic outlet syndrome , and the struggling NY pitcher could be facing season-ending surgery. Another temporary treatment option is a "nerve-block injecti...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Injured Usain Bolt to learn Rio fate Thursday

On his Facebook account, Bolt wrote, "After feeling discomfort in my hamstring after the first round last night and then again in the semi-final tonight I was examined by the Chief Doctor of the National Champi...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Portugal outlasts Croatia in extra time

Perisic flashed the ball across the goal with a few minutes remaining and then saw a header come back off the foot of the post before Portugal countered and Ronaldo's shot was parried into the path of Quare...More..

Germany's worst penalty shootout ends Italian hoodoo
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Germany's worst penalty shootout ends Italian hoodoo

Mesut Ozil had given Germany the lead midway through the second half before Leonardo Bonucci replied with a penalty following a freaky handball by Jerome Boateng. Italy's Gianluigi Buffon attempts to save ...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Murray hopes experience gives him the edge

With post-Brexit turmoil engulfing the nation's political landscape, sterling plummeting and England's soccer team licking its wounds after a Euro 2016 humiliation, old faithful Murray provided some cheer by re...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Barkley: 'Overrated' Warriors, Durant trying to 'cheat' their way to National Basketball Association title

Durant said that he felt comfortable when he spoke with Stephen Curry , Draymond Geen, Andre Iguodala and Klay Thompson. According to Durant, he made the decision to move to Golden State "based on the poten...More..

Bryan Coquard Devastated as Marcel Kittel Takes Tour stage
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Bryan Coquard Devastated as Marcel Kittel Takes Tour stage

Marcel Kittel edged out Bryan Coquard in a photo finish to win Stage 4 of the Tour de France on Tuesday. "For me the victory means a lot, because I know how hard my way back to this moment was", said Kittel ...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Cabrera, Frazier lead White Sox to 3-2 win over Blue Jays

After his previous start in Baltimore against the Orioles, when he allowed four runs on eight hits in 5.1 innings, the 25-year-old right-hander felt he needed to stop "overanalyzing" things, that he was "in and...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Johnson to drive a backup car after Kentucky practice wreck

NBCSN's coverage of the race will begin at 7:30 p.m. ET. Led by Carl Edwards, four Toyota drivers topped the speed chart in Thursday's opening NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice at Kentucky Speedway. Dillo...More..

What is known so far about the Philando Castile shooting
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

What is known so far about the Philando Castile shooting

Reynolds said police dropped her off at her home at 5 a.m. Thursday. "The last thing we need is to fuel anger with more hate or violence, especially toward the many incredible police officers who risk their ...More..

Grizzlies aim to keep Mike Conley, add Chandler Parsons
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Grizzlies aim to keep Mike Conley, add Chandler Parsons

There are still no indications whether Portland is prepared to give Parsons the max salary that he is looking for, but if they can then there is a high possibility that they will be able to snatch the former Ho...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

First Zika death in continental US

Zika virus contributed to the death of a Salt Lake County resident last month. Salt Lake City is home to neither of the two mosquito species-A. aegypti and A. A weekly report from Canadian health authorities ...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

UEFA picks referee Clattenburg for France-Portugal final

France striker Karim Benzema spurned a late chance to level and take the match into extra-time when he shot straight at Germany 'keeper Neuer. Needless to say, their Welsh counterparts treated us to do their...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

South China Sea: US-China discuss arbitration over phone

On the dispute resolution, Wang said China also wants a peaceful resolution, but is opposed to "any effort to reject dialogue, or to unilaterally initiate arbitration without the consent of the other party". U....More..

Killer robot used in Dallas may be police first
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Killer robot used in Dallas may be police first

When authorities searched the home of 25-year-old Micah Xavier Johnson on Friday they found bomb-making materials, ballistic vests, rifles, ammunition, and a personal journal of combat tactics. Obama on Friday ...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Lewis Hamilton quickest in practice as Marcus Ericsson suffers serious crash

Alonso said before the weekend that McLaren were hoping for a step forward at Silverstone thanks to the circuit suiting their vehicle better than recent races and a step forward in engine performance thanks to ...More..

Middlesbrough keen on Borussia Dortmund defender, but current star's future in doubt
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Middlesbrough keen on Borussia Dortmund defender, but current star's future in doubt

The Serbian worldwide was restricted to making just 11 appearances in all competitions last season and the official Borussia Dortmund twitter confirmed yesterday that Subotic had been released from pre-season...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

GMO labeling bill clears a first hurdle in the Senate

But GMO critics say the bill fails to adequately protect consumers who want to know if a product contains GM ingredients. That state's senator, Bernie Sanders , argued that his state has already set the ...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey may face season-ending surgery

It can result in continued pain and numbness in the shoulder and throughout the arm, and it is often hard to diagnose . The procedure has had mixed results for major-league pitchers. His 4.86 ERA and 7.4 str...More..

Nationals end seven-game losing streak
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Nationals end seven-game losing streak

Strasburg said after the game that he felt soreness in his back while running prior to Saturday's game. The move, which is retroactive to June 16, comes a day after manager Dusty Baker announced that Strasburg ...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Mario looks to avoid 2nd final loss with Portugal in a year

In Euro cup, France defeated world champion Germany 2-0 in a pulsating semi-final match at Marseille last night. But that didn't matter to the fans who made Marseille's Stade Velodrome ring with the s...More..

Kerber wins 1st set in Wimbledon semifinals
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Kerber wins 1st set in Wimbledon semifinals

Her finals opponent, Serena Williams, holds a 5-2 record over Angelique Kerber in their head to head meetings. Serena will then play in her ninth Wimbledon final on Saturday. Serena Williams responds by taki...More..