Taylor relishing Wales' Bale vs Portugal's Ronaldo at Euro 2016

For the Welsh it was their biggest match since 1958, that year they fell to a Pele-led Brazil side in the quarter-finals of the world cup. The influential Arsenal player now has four assists in five games in France, the joint-highest in the finals ... More..

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Hamilton on pole at Silverstone

I was just sitting in the garage and I knew that I couldn't let the guys down as on the first lap I had. "When I look and see the flags waving, it is very reminiscent of when I was growing up - I appreciate i...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

We deserved more, says Germany coach Loew

That is now history and there is no doubt that reaching the final of Euro 2016 on home soil has generated a wonderful feelgood factor across the whole country. "I think France are a very good side", he said. ...More..

Tour de France riders tackle Tourmalet climb in Stage 8
by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Tour de France riders tackle Tourmalet climb in Stage 8

After Sunday's stage, the cyclists have a rest day on Monday before heading into Stage Ten on Tuesday, which is a 197km route from Escaldes-Engordany to Revel. Stage 8 on Saturday is a much more challenging ...More..

Miesha Tate's perseverance rewarded with UFC 200 star role
by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Miesha Tate's perseverance rewarded with UFC 200 star role

UFC President Dana White said he wanted to show respect to Tate, the only undisputed champion risking her belt. It is now abundantly clear that a third fight between Tate and Rousey is inevitable. What time d...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Matt Harvey Elects to Undergo Season Ending Shoulder Surgery

This TOS surgery is the latest setback for "The Dark Knight", whose 4.86 ERA through 17 starts this season was by far the worst mark of his career. Mets righthander Matt Harvey will undergo season-ending sh...More..

Harden signs 4-year, $118 million extension with Rockets
by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Harden signs 4-year, $118 million extension with Rockets

The appreciation was shown in the form of giving him a lot of extra cash. The Rockets secure a star player until at least the 2018-2019 season, allowing themselves more breathing room in building a contender wi...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Murray peaking at the ideal time

Raonic won the first set 6-3. The world number two was not dealing with any nerves, and looked to be in top form - as he is able to use his quickness to get to this volley and steers it past his opponent for ...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

France vs.Germany: overview of the match

France's star of Euro 2016 Antoine Griezmann exorcised some of his Champions League demons with the penalty which put his side on the way to an appearance in the final against Portugal . "I think 24 teams a...More..

Novak Djokovic vows to make amends for Wimbledon shocker
by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Novak Djokovic vows to make amends for Wimbledon shocker

His last loss at any major came against Stan Wawrinka in the French Open final in June 2015. "I want to focus on that, rather than failure". "He brushed me off the court like I was nothing in the semis of the...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Dwyane Wade And Gabrielle Union Revealed A Big Secret About LeBron James

This was not an easy decision, but I feel I have made the right choice for myself and my family. Before reports surfaced about Wade going to Chicago , he had been linked with the Denver Nuggets, the Milwauke...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Serena Williams wins Wimbledon for historic 22nd grand slam title

Williams beat Angelique Kerber 7-5, 6-3 to claim her 22nd grand slam win. "It's been incredibly hard not to think about it [equalling Graf's record]", Williams said in an on-court interview afterwards....More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Can Brock Lesnar's UFC Stint Open WWE Doors For Ronda Rousey?

UFC 200 became another victim of a late re-jig, on Wednesday night, when Jones was pulled from the main event after being flagged for an anti-doping violation. "I tried to be the competitor I wanted to be, bu...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Fall, double-faults hurt Federer in Wimbledon loss to Raonic

It was really so, so close". Milos Raonic is the first Canadian to ever make the men's final at a grand slam tournament, but he finds himself sitting as a big underdog on the betting lines at sportsbooks moni...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Portugal players to watch

In reality, a German defensive pair of Boateng and Benedikt Howedes kept watch at the back, with Schweinsteiger just in front of them in a deep holding midfield role, while the rest of the team poured forward...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Bastian Schweinsteiger frustrated after Germany exit from Euro 2016

Euro 2016 top scorer Antoine Griezmann was like the toy in the Whac-A-Mole arcade game against Germany: It was never clear where he would pop up and do damage next. Cristiano Ronaldo-inspired Portugal stan...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Gatlin convinced rival Bolt will race in Rio

Per Jamaica's rules, Bolt can earn his spot in the 100 and 200 if he can show he's fit enough; that judgment call has to be made by July 18, when Olympic rosters are due. Bolt's longtime rival Yohan Blake won...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Did Russell Westbrook hint he will re-sign with Thunder next year?

However, there are only a handful of teams that possess talents, contracts and resources to make a run at the OKC Thunder star. The Thunder could start rebuilding centering around Jaylen Brown, Victor Oladipo...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Hamilton takes pole in last qualifying lap at British GP

The defending champion had his first lap deleted by the stewards for exceeding track limits but returned to post an even quicker time at Silverstone. In what was a confusing and controversial final qualifying...More..

Chris Froome seizes yellow jersey with solo win in Pyrenees
by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Chris Froome seizes yellow jersey with solo win in Pyrenees

Adam Yates, a British rider with the Orica team, was hit by the arch and reached the finish with a bloodied chin. "He was alone when it happened". "The doctor is checking him.his shoulder is aching". LAC DE...More..

Napoli's 462-foot blast leads Indians past Yankees 10-2
by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Napoli's 462-foot blast leads Indians past Yankees 10-2

McCann homered in the sixth and had both RBI for the Yankees, who are 3-5 on a 10-game trip going into the All-Star break. Meanwhile, the Chicago Cubs have been beaten by yet another last-place team, this t...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Protesters throw money at GMO vote

Rhode Island is eyeing adoption of GMO legislation, as have other states. FILE - In this October 5, 2012, file photo. products labeled with Non Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) are sold at the Lassens Na...More..

Cummings wins Tour stage as inflatable device blocks riders
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Cummings wins Tour stage as inflatable device blocks riders

British rider Adam Yates got the worst of it as he rode straight into it, fell off and crossed the line with blood streaming down his face. "He was alone when it happened. A group of just 14 riders went over ...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Mutilated Body Washes Up On Rio Olympics Beach Volleyball Site

The mosquito-borne Zika virus can cause birth defects such as microcephaly in babies which are born with unusually small brains and, in adults, has been linked to the neurological disorder Guillain-Barre. USA...More..

Salman Khan Ignores NCW Summons, Refuses to Appear For Hearing
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Salman Khan Ignores NCW Summons, Refuses to Appear For Hearing

As Saturday is the fourth day, the earnings are expected to witness a surge. The trade analysts and some of the distributors have already predicted that the box-office collections may reach the mark of Rs.1...More..

Adam Yates crashes into a deflated flamme rouge
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Adam Yates crashes into a deflated flamme rouge

British rider Steve Cummings won the Tour de France seventh stage which came to a freakish end when an inflatable arch marking the final kilometer collapsed on Friday. "It's a major incident but we've got the...More..

Serena into Wimbledon final, Venus misses out
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Serena into Wimbledon final, Venus misses out

Five-time champion Venus fell out of the world's top 100 in 2011 after being diagnosed with the immune system disorder Sjogren's syndrome.. Elena Vesnina of Russian Federation returns to Dominika Cibulkova o...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Twitter rejoices with Serena Williams as she makes history at Wimbledon

Serena Williams beat Germany's Angelique Kerber 7-5 6-3 to claim a seventh Wimbledon singles title and equal Steffi Graf's professional era record of 22 grand slam singles crowns on Saturday (Sunday NZ Time...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Indian cricket team begin its tour of West Indies with warm-up game

West Indies still hasn't publically announced the squad for the four-Test series but Ramdin took to Twitter to let his fans know that he had been dumped from the squad and blamed new chairman of selectors...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Miami Heat to celebrate Dwyane Wade's career on Friday

While the whirlwind of rumors about legendary players leaving the league for has gone on, Dwyane Wade has left the only jersey he's ever worn. In discussing the move back home, Wade reminisced about his day...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

How The Mavs Benefited From The Warriors

The 13-year veteran had other offers, but couldn't pass up the opportunity to join the Warriors, who added Kevin Durant earlier in the day. Harrison Barnes #40 of the Golden State Warriors reacts after he m...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Dallas benefits from Kevin Durant dominoes

Kevin Durant decided his best chance for "growth" means leaving his beloved Oklahoma City behind for a big move out West to join the star-studded, record-setting Golden State Warriors and play alongside Splash...More..

Saunders, Belt added to All-Star Game in Final Vote
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Saunders, Belt added to All-Star Game in Final Vote

A more recognizable player coming into 2016 despite having the same amount of All-Star experience as Saunders, Belt is hitting.300/.399/.519 for the Giants, who have an NL-best 54-33 record with three games rem...More..

Spain still have bright future: Del Bosque
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Spain still have bright future: Del Bosque

A fittingly scruffy 33rd-minute opener from the grizzled, battle-hardened Giorgio Chiellini was the least Italy deserved in a first half where it outthought, outfought and outplayed the departing champion. Pe...More..

Maple Leafs select Matthews with top pick
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Maple Leafs select Matthews with top pick

NHL Central Scouting director Dan Marr describes Puljujarvi as the "ultimate power forward package", a "well-rounded winger" who can score and create opportunities for his teammates. In 10 games played in the W...More..

France, Canada start Olympic qualifying event with victories
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

France, Canada start Olympic qualifying event with victories

Les Bleus don't play again until Thursday, while the Philippines will need a win against New Zealand on Wednesday to stay in the hunt for a place in the semifinals. Reggie Moore was the only Angolan in double f...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Serena Williams wins 7th Wimbledon title, matches second all-time Grand Slam record

Williams now trails only Australian Margaret Smith Court on the all-time grand slam leaderboard and few would back against the all-conquering world No1 reaching the legend's 24 majors at Melbourne Park in Janua...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Serena wins Grand Slam No 22 at Wimbledon, equals Steffi Graf's record

The second set was much of the same, but when Kerber earned her first break point of the match, Williams came roaring back with back-to-back aces and dominated her way to a 6-3 win. "I think she should go o...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Australian tennis bad boy Nick Kyrgios torn after Wimbledon defeat

He came on exceptionally well, he got in his head and he got Kyrgios to quit at times, ' he said. "I just try and stick to the same routines on the off days, practising at the same time, afternoon just home w...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Red Sox closer Craig Kimbrel injures knee, out 3-6 weeks

Manager John Farrell said Saturday the right-hander was injured shagging fly balls before Friday's win over Tampa Bay. Kimbrel is the second Red Sox pitcher to suffer a knee injury during BP, as starter Eduar...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Serena Williams Just Tied The Biggest Record In Tennis

Williams will have a shot to win her 23rd Grand Slam title, which would place her in sole possession of the Open Era singles titles record, at the U.S. "I knew I had to hold serve". Serena Williams will pl...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

McEnroe will work Wimbledon final for TV as Raonic's coach

While Raonic is coming off a gruelling five-set win over Roger Federer, Murray sauntered into Sunday's showpiece with Berdych unable to match the class and intensity of his opponent. The 17-times grand slam cha...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Miesha Tate just makes weight for Amanda Nunes bout

Tate and Caraway found a good fit in Follis, and in veteran local striking coach Jimmy Gifford. After interim light heavyweight champ Jon Jones was pulled from his main event rematch with Daniel Cormier i...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Durant leaving Thunder to team up with Curry's Warriors

Click the question mark below to see where your account ID appears on your mailing label. The Kevin Durant Russell Westbrook "bromance" has been one of the best the National Basketball Association has ever ...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Too many things went wrong for Germany: Coach Loew

Football history favors France over Portugal , as Portugal has not won against France in their last 10 games. Cristiano Ronaldo and Ricardo Carvalho have waited a dozen years to reach another final with ...More..

Pepe still training separately from Portugal team
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Pepe still training separately from Portugal team

Simon Beck and Jack Collin will serve as Clattenburg's assistants at Stade de France , while Anthony Taylor and Andre Marriner have been selected as additional assistants. "Few can dispute that in worldwide re...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Read how Bale reacted to Wales defeat and EURO 2016 exit

Wales midfielder Joe Ledley has said Cristiano Ronaldo's match-winning performance in the Euro 2016 semifinal was frustrating because the Portugal captain is "never in the game" and "didn't really do anyth...More..

Williams beats Kerber in Wimbledon final for 22nd Slam title
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Williams beats Kerber in Wimbledon final for 22nd Slam title

And the iconic American, who has not won a grand slam since Wimbledon past year, is determined to lift the Venus Rosewater Dish for a seventh time by gaining revenge for her defeat to the German in the final ...More..

Andy Murray roars with delight during Tsonga battle at Wimbledon
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Andy Murray roars with delight during Tsonga battle at Wimbledon

Praise came from beyond the bounds of SW19 as well, with Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon tweeting: "Into the Wimbledon final he goes - brilliant Andy Murray! ". "It will be a very tough match (agains...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Bogut, Barnes land in Dallas

According to ESPN , the Mavericks are offering a max deal worth $95 million in four years. Earlier in the day, Kevin Durant announced via a first-person narrative on the Players Tribune that he had chose...More..