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Roger Federer into 16th Wimbledon quarterfinal

In total, the eight-time champion lost just nine of 61 points on his serve and broke Lacko five times, including with a forehand victor to close out the match. ...


Bradford shows support for England squad ahead of quarter-final showdown

France dazzled in their 4-3 last-16 victory over Argentina but produced a more assured performance today in a match defined largely by contrasting moments ...


Australian Grand Prix confirms mid-March date for 2019 season

Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel has called on Formula 1 chiefs to reduce the number of incidents and penalties at Grand Prix weekends, off the back of his san...


Colombia fans mourn World Cup shootout loss to England

But the Three Lions are heavy favourites to progress, according to bookmaker Ladbrokes, which said it was the most most popular England match ever with punt...


Aditi Eyes Best Finish at Major, Lies T21 in Women's PGA

Top-ranked Inbee Park (76) missed the cut at 5-over 149. "I think this is one more step towards winning a major", said Hataoka, who won her maiden LPGA title ...


Edinson Cavani 'All but Certain' Not to Start Uruguay vs

The South Americans have conceded just one goal - the joint lowest in the tournament with Brazil - in four straight wins on their way to the showdown in Nizhny...


Lakers Make Questionable Moves After Landing LeBron

James' decision to move west to the Los Angeles Lakers already looks to have a flurry of affects across the league, whether directly involved with the Lakers...


Thon Maker Releases Statement On Last Night's Australia/Philippines Basketball Brawl

In a statement prior to Monday night's match, the Australian team, through Mark Bradtke of the Australian Basketball Federation, said it meant no disrespect...


Spain's Andres Iniesta retires from global football following World Cup exit

The 27-year-old repeatedly failed to find a teammate with his passes from the back, failing to complete a single successful pass in the opening 45 minutes. Spai...


Croatia beat Denmark on penalties to reach World Cup quarter-finals

A dramatic start with two goals in the first four minutes promised a full-blooded contest to decide who would meet Russian Federation in Sochi on Saturday aft...


Embiid begins free-agent recruitment early with Los Angeles diss

Let's take a look at what the Lakers roster and starting lineup would look like if James signed with the Lakers. For the third time in eight years, LeBron ...


Madrid's Asensio doesn't deny rumours of Liverpool interest

Asensio has had to contend with repeated rumours regarding his club future during his time in the Spain camp, with Mundo Deportivo reporting at the weekend ...


England in easier half of World Cup knockout draw

The Samurai Blue, you'll recall, benefitted from an aberration on Matchday 1 when Colombia's Carlos Sanchez earned the second-fastest red card in World Cup ...


Ireland hammered by India in Malahide

The Indian team is now playing a two-match T20I series versus Ireland at the Malahide Cricket Ground in Dublin . The match will be played at The Village,...


Theresa May Surprised With Belgium Football Shirt Ahead Of England Game

Speaking as she arrived at the summit in the Belgian capital, May said Britain and the European Union are both keen to make "faster" progress on Brexit negotiat...


Who can qualify for the round of 16 and how?

That said, what would they prefer: a Russian team with home-field advantage or a side from Uruguay that poses greater danger? Andres Iniesta's lacklustre pe...


Messi to get special gift from Moscow

I do not see anyone leading. "There is no leadership from the management or from those who are supposed to lead". The team looks lost. It's as if the two fi...


Croatia top group after last minute winner against Iceland

Rakitic came close with a free-kick and Kramaric shot just wide from inside the box before Perisic scored the victor in the 90th minute with a left-foot shot pa...


Mexico win ushers in uneasy truce between Osorio and critics

Kroos's stunning free-kick five minutes into added time sealed a 2-1 win to keep alive Germany's hopes following their defeat to Mexico in their opening Gr...


Rashford to miss England training

It seems thousands of people will watch them arrive. Manchester City duo John Stones and Kyle Walker were also sat together for the flight to Russian Federa...


Romelu Lukaku, Eden Hazard, Dries Mertens doubtful for England game

With two wins, their fate of last-16 qualification would be completed if England beat Panama. Midfielder Ferjani Sassi picked up an early booking for compla...


Iceland gripped by World Cup fever

Plan A is to give the ball to Messi, close their eyes and hope for the best". Argentina has underachieved for years during which the Albiceleste has become en...


Cavs enter draft in dark on LeBron's plan

All of this makes sense, as my source said, the chances LeBron could actually be convinced to go to LA are low due to the high amount of things that would have ...


Japan punish 10-man Colombia in Saransk to make winning start

Colombia's Carlos Sanchez received a red card in the opening minutes of their Group H match against Japan for a deliberate handball inside the box, to beco...


Paul George drops MAJOR LeBron James hint: OKC star talks free agency

LeBron James appears to be doing his due diligence when it comes to potential free agent destinations. The Lakers went 35-47 this past season, but it's hard ...


Johanna Konta reaches final of Nottingham Open

Konta didn't let the improvement of her opponent phase her answering with a shutout in the second game. The world No.22, who beat Barty in the quarters past y...


Gary Lineker's F-word reaction to Harry Kane's England victor

England hd been left frustrated after that until Kane won the game with a header in injury time. For the first time since the 2006 World Cup in Germany, th...


Phil Mickelson Took Advantage Of Risky Loophole With Double-Putt

Open at Pinehurst, saying it was his response to poor pin positions. "I just finally did". With six runners-up placings on his CV, the US Open clearly owed ...


Taxi crash in Moscow's Red Square injures 8 people

The embassy said the women had been lightly injured and were receiving consular assistance. The driver has been arrested after reportedly trying to flee the s...


Ronaldo and Messi are from another planet

An obviously unhappy Gyan complained of being discriminated against, because people disregarded his achievement in the World Cup history. SportPesa is an o...


PM salutes indomitable spirit of Afghanistan on Test debut

Afghanistan received recognition from the International Cricket Council ( ICC ) in 2001 and are now the 12th Test-playing nation in the world. It has been ...


Spain sack national coach Julen Lopetegui before start of World Cup

Lopetegui and Perez informed Rubiales just five minutes before Real's announcement, only three days before their first World Cup game, and the RFEF felt it wa...


Warriors coach Steve Kerr reveals tension between Kevin Durant and Steph Curry

We just cut from a different cloth. "Kobe [Bryant], M.J. (Jordan), LeBron , Kareem [Abdul-Jabbar], those dudes drive me, they push me every day to get to tha...


Austria vs. Brazil - Football Match Report

Neymar celebrated by pulling his shirt back over his head and making the "V" sign with both hands. Before noting that Brazil had beaten strong opposition i...


Club rivalries not an issue for Southgate's England

Fancy flicks, impish through-balls and drawing fouls everywhere he went; this was a virtuoso first-half performance that seasoned veterans dream of, albeit one ...


Whittaker favoured in non-title rematch with Romero for UFC 225

The event can remain a PPV, however, as UFC interim welterweight title contenders Rafael Dos Anjos and Colby Covington both made championship weight for t...


Sloane Stephens into French Open final by winning all-American semi

Sharapova takes out frustration of Muguruza defeat by blasting Serena over comments on her autobiography, says her book is honest . She won on her first match p...


Kendrick Perkins gives Kevin Durant 2 middle fingers during postgame interview

The Golden State Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 110-102 late Wednesday in the NBA Finals to take a commanding 3-0 lead. Cleveland jumped out ...


Jutanugarn wins U.S. Women's Open in a playoff

The victory was Jutanugarn's second in three weeks and her second major championship. Jutanugarn is only 22, and she won't mind discussing the past couple of ...


Messi: I don’t consider myself the best

Lionel Messi of Argentina stretches before an global friendly match between Argentina and Haiti at Alberto J. Armando Stadium on May 29, 2018, in Buenos Ai...