76ers Announce Summer League Roster

You can eat hamburgers and hotdogs while taking in Ben Simmons' first competitive game as a member of the Philadelphia 76ers. Simmons looked the most NBA-ready rookie among all the youngsters on the court, including Celtics rookie Jaylen Brown .... More..

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Pepe fit to return to Portugal side for final date with France

Another Zidane penalty in the first half in Munich took the French through to a final they eventually lost in a shoot-out against Italy . After 50 matches over a month of football that has seen stunning sh...More..

England whitewash would give Eddie Jones the last laugh on Australia
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

England whitewash would give Eddie Jones the last laugh on Australia

England are desperate to end their successful trip Down Under with a third win in Sydney on Saturday to secure an unprecedented series sweep over Australia, scrum coach Neal Hatley said on Friday. The Australi...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

'Gentle' Georgia man accused of using 911 to ambush officer

Both men were wounded in the ensuing gunfire, and both are expected to survive. "I would like to express my honest appreciation and gratitude to the other members of the Valdosta Police Department, the Lown...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Louis-area officer shot in traffic stop identified

Belmar says after shooting the officer, the suspect sped off but was spotted by another officer and abandoned his auto. In Alabama, officers shot and killed a man who shot his girlfriend during a domestic...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Unsatisfied with performance, Michael Phelps qualifies for third individual Olympic event

Phelps led from start to finish, but Lochte was right with him all the way. She goes into the final more than a second faster than everyone else, leaving Franklin and defending Olympic champion Allison Schm...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Golden State Officially Welcomes Kevin Durant to the Warriors

On taking the easy way out: "Nothing in this league is easy". We had some great years that you could never take away from us. I couldn't consider, totally, everybody's feelings at this point, because it'd be ha...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Amit Mishra hails Virat Kohli for creating positive environment in team

On his second tour to the West Indies, leggie Amit Mishra has praised Kohli's positivity saying that it has rubbed off on the whole team. The duo stitched an undefeated 104 run stand for the 8th wicket as the...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Villar's ninth-inning hit leads Brewers past Cardinals

And it shouldn't be a surprise. Leake (6-7) allowed a leadoff triple to Chris Carter in the seventh - just the second Brewers hit since the third - but stranded him there to finish his day as the sellout ...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Tour de France: Chris Froome retains lead after Stage 9

Van Avermaet began the day nearly six minutes clear in yellow, but the Classics specialist was no match for the Col du Tourmalet and was dropped on the famed hors categorie climb mid-way through this challengin...More..

IAAF clears US-based Russian long jumper Darya Klishina for Olympic Games
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

IAAF clears US-based Russian long jumper Darya Klishina for Olympic Games

Russian 800m runner and doping whistleblower Yuliya Stepanova was cleared to compete last month. "Darya Klishina's participation as a neutral athlete in worldwide competition is still subject to acceptance ...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Blue Jays' Marco Estrada placed on DL, out for All-Star game

That's unfathomable, honestly. In each of his 13 starts, he's allowed at least one home run. Hernandez did it from October 2005 to August 2006. Marco Estrada will be recognized as an All-Star next week in Sa...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Brock Lesnar Beats Mark Hunt in Return to the UFC

With that kind of result, fans aren't willing to see Lesnar hang it up in the cage, perhaps another UFC title run could even be in store for the former champion. Cain Velasquez is back and in a big way after ...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Durant and Westbrook: Was there a rift between them?

Kevin Durant went on to further explain his decision. "That call to Oklahoma City was the hardest thing I've had to do in my life". He said that he went back and forth on the decision to leave the Thund...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Lesnar back in title hunt after return bout

On the other side, Amanda Nunes fought Miesha Tate in the main event and it did not do well. 'I feel wonderful. I'm going to go back to Brazil and visit my family. Aldo worked his left check hook and opene...More..

Corbyn: I'll sue if I can't contest leadership
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Corbyn: I'll sue if I can't contest leadership

Mr Smith added: "I am not prepared to stand by and see our party split". The NEC is expected to decide tomorrow if Mr Corbyn will also have to find the support in parliament to fight the leadership battle. ...More..

Head of United Kingdom opposition party urges challenger to think again
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Head of United Kingdom opposition party urges challenger to think again

Corbyn divides opinion sharply. A year ago that date was two days before the opening of the ballot, which was chaotic for Labour HQ staff trying to verify new members and supporters, and the NEC is thought t...More..

U.S. Women's Olympic Gymnastics Team: Biles, Douglas, Hernandez, Kocian, Raisman
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

U.S. Women's Olympic Gymnastics Team: Biles, Douglas, Hernandez, Kocian, Raisman

The U.S. Olympic Trials in women's gymnastics may really be a race for the last spot on the team. Douglas didn't improve from Friday's disappointing performance, but many wondered if her all-around skills wou...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Masterful Murray beats Raonic to clinch second Wimbledon title

Britain's Andy Murray put the finishing touch to an nearly faultless fortnight to claim a second Wimbledon title with a 6-4 7-6 (3) 7-6 (2) defeat of big-serving Canadian Milos Raonic in the Centre Court sunshi...More..

Wenger: I would never rule out managing England
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Wenger: I would never rule out managing England

Wenger said. "I would never rule that out, but I am happy and focused in club football. Honestly, I don't know", he said. FA chief Martin Glenn has suggested he would be willing to wait for the right man and ...More..

Tour de France: Van Avermaet wins stage 5, takes yellow
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Tour de France: Van Avermaet wins stage 5, takes yellow

Belgian rider Greg Van Avermaet won the first mountain stage of the Tour de France on Wednesday to claim the overall leader's yellow jersey. The Belgian BMC rider gained five minutes on most of the General...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

'Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates'

Mike and Dave are aghast, demanding to see the "epic tracking shots of smiling faces" that they remember. Back in 2013, NY party boys Mike and Dave Stangle were asked by their cousin to bring dates to he...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

REFILE Russian appeal hearing against Olympic exclusion begins

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) banned Russia's entire track and field federation following revelations of massive, state-sponsored doping . On November 13, 2015, the world athl...More..

Manchester United name Jose Mourinho's backroom staff
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Manchester United name Jose Mourinho's backroom staff

Carlos Lalin will work as Mourinho's fitness specialist and given the new Man United manager's demands and the gruelling nature of the Premier League with Europa League thrown in means Lalin will certainly e...More..

Sultan claims biggest opening of 2016, fails to beat PDRP's record
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Sultan claims biggest opening of 2016, fails to beat PDRP's record

Salman Khan will most probably become the first actor to give more than 1000 crores business in less than a year to industry. Yesterday being a holiday, grand daughter Sushma took me to Salman Khan's starrer...More..

UFC 200: Jose Aldo called out Conor McGregor
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

UFC 200: Jose Aldo called out Conor McGregor

Aldo won the decision: 49-46, 49-46, 48-47. So it made complete sense that he deserved an immediate rematch, but now due to McGregor wanting to fight Diaz, Aldo is put in the spot where he has to defeat Edgar i...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Milos Raonic upsets Roger Federer to reach Wimbledon final

Eventually, Raonic took advantage of a soft volley to deliver a down-the-line backhand passing victor, breaking for the first time since the match's fourth game - which ended with a double-fault by Federer - an...More..

'Ageless Wonder' Bernard Lagat Qualifies For 5th Olympic Team
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

'Ageless Wonder' Bernard Lagat Qualifies For 5th Olympic Team

World silver medallist Gatlin, remembering a narrow loss to Usain Bolt in last year's Beijing world championships 100m final, held off the charging LaShawn Merritt to win the 200 final in 19.75 seconds. WOMEN'S...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Ecstatic Ronaldo says Portugal `deserved` Euro 2016 glory

But even if France win Euro 2016, there will be no victory parade on Monday because of security concerns, Michel Cadot said on Saturday. Portugal had never before won a major global tournament but finishe...More..

Fantastic France end Iceland's dream run with crushing win
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Fantastic France end Iceland's dream run with crushing win

France , chasing their third triumph at a major event on home soil after winning the 1984 European championship and 1998 World Cup, had set a place in the last four as their minimum goal . Griezmann tucked awa...More..

Dallas shootout: Obama to visit city tomorrow, address interfaith service
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Dallas shootout: Obama to visit city tomorrow, address interfaith service

Obama is to meet on July 10 with Spanish King Felipe VI and Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy in Madrid . "At the invitation of Dallas Mayor, Obama will deliver remarks at an interfaith memorial service with the ...More..

Sports digest: Golfers Rickie Fowler and Patrick Reed are going to Rio
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Sports digest: Golfers Rickie Fowler and Patrick Reed are going to Rio

However, after Sergio Garcia and Henrik Stenson this week affirmed their commitment to competing in Rio, American Fowler has followed suit by pledging his intention via his official Twitter account. 'I left it ...More..

U.S. Open: The latest from the course
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

U.S. Open: The latest from the course

Yang said: "I saved some good up-and-downs". Ko won an LPGA event at 15, became the No. 1 player in the world at 17 and, when she won the 2015 Evian Championship, surpassed Morgan Pressel as the youngest vict...More..

Murray and Raonic go to tiebreaker in 2nd set
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Murray and Raonic go to tiebreaker in 2nd set

In the girls doubles final, Usue Maitane Arconada and Claire Liu of the United States defeated Mariam Bolkvadze of Georgia and Caty McNally of the United States 6-2, 6-3. And while Raonic made every effort to s...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Amanda Nunes becomes first openly gay UFC champion

Tate and Nunes moved from a middle-of-the-pack fight on the main card to the headline event after a series of changes. "I've been getting much more confident on my feet and I don't feel like I need to take ...More..

B sample confirmed positive by WADA
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

B sample confirmed positive by WADA

The oddsmakers aren't giving Anderson much of a chance against Cormier, but with his reach and movement, along with his trademark striking, Anderson could pose trouble for the Olympian. Silva, 42, who typically...More..

Price, Ortiz carry Red Sox to sweep of Rays, 4-0
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Price, Ortiz carry Red Sox to sweep of Rays, 4-0

Rodon will be out until after the All-Star break and will miss at least one start as a result. BOSTON (AP) - David Price was the ace the Red Sox have expected. Kimbrel is the second Red Sox pitcher this seaso...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Amanda Nunes submits Miesha Tate for UFC bantamweight title

This should be a close fight and to me it's a toss-up... "Oh my god, the greatest moment of my life I feel fantastic". Everybody knows that. I respect Miesha a lot and I'm the new champion. The UFC stacked th...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Kevin Durant says joining Warriors super team is 'the hardest road'

That being said , the beauty of free agency gives players like Kevin Durant the option of chasing a championship ring. Kevin Durant signed a two-year, $54 million deal to join the Golden State Warriors, an...More..

Mahut and Herbert win all-French men's double final
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Mahut and Herbert win all-French men's double final

Herbert and Mahut drew first blood in the first set of the final, and the two teams go on to split the first eight games to end up tied 4-4 heading into the ninth. The first game of the second set once again go...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Twitter Reacts To Joanna Jedrzejczyk's Epic Rally And Win Over Claudia Gadelha

The champion retained her title via unanimous decision, 48-46, 48-45 and 48-46. "The first fight was close but I have more experience now and I'll be stronger", she said. Who will walk away with the title? Ge...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Froome leads as Dumoulin takes the stage

Cavendish won the opening stage here, making this only the second Tour in which two different Britons have worn the yellow jersey, following Chris Boardman and Sean Yates in 1994. Pinot was joined by Alberto Co...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

"It's the simplest game plan ever" - Mark Hunt

Brock Lesnar and Randy Orton are set to face off at WWE SummerSlam , the company announced Thursday on Smackdown. Lesnar's story is one you've likely heard before. Brock's final fight came at UFC 141 aga...More..

Brock Lesnar refuses to rule out extending UFC stint beyond UFC 200
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Brock Lesnar refuses to rule out extending UFC stint beyond UFC 200

At UFC 91 he faced and defeated Randy Coture via TKO to be crowned the new UFC heavyweight champion. Yesterday, we reported that Randy Orton is Brock Lesnar's opponent for SummerSlam . The competit...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Murray wins second Wimbledon title

With the help of John McEnroe, hired to help him during the grass-court season, Raonic has come out of his shell and his five-set win over Roger Federer in the semi-finals felt like a watershed moment. "I m...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Canadian Milos Raonic defeated by Andy Murray in Wimbledon final

I've had some great moments here and some tough losses and the wins feel extra special because of that. "I played some really good stuff today", Murray said . "I feel happier this time ". In both breakers...More..

Milos Raonic: 'This one's going to sting'
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Milos Raonic: 'This one's going to sting'

Great Britain had to endure a 77-year wait between Wimbledon men's champions when Murray won the first time in 2013 at the All England Club in London. But then I tried to turn that around, give myself two...More..

Brewers over the Cardinals
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Brewers over the Cardinals

Chris Carter hit two of Milwaukee's three runs off Michael Wacha. The home run by Grichuk was a pretty good pitch, really. It's the Brewers first walk-off win of the season. Grichuk and Adams added RBI hits i...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Froome wearing yellow during 9th stage of Tour de France

Stage 8 of the Tour De France might create separations among the contenders as a showdown looms in the final climb to the Col De Peyresourde, a category 1 climb, before descending to the finish line. Julian A...More..

Kidney transplant recipient wants Rio trip despite Zika
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Kidney transplant recipient wants Rio trip despite Zika

The American, who won 110m metre gold in London four years ago, needed to finish in the top three at the US Olympic trials - just 10 months after undergoing a life-saving kidney transplant. "This was only my fo...More..