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Portugal weighs resting Cristiano Ronaldo for Confederations Cup group finale

Only fourth-placed New Zealand have no chance after losing their two games so far. And Nani , Ronaldo's replacement from the bench, added a fourth for good...


Mourinho accused of 3.3million euros tax fraud in Spain

This assumes, however, that Ronaldo is still a Madrid player, with a source confirming that he wants to leave Madrid and Spain as a result of accusations fr...


Mexico recovers to beat NZ 2-1 in fiery Confed Cup game

Wood squandered two one-on-one opportunities during the game, one with the score at 0-0, and one shortly before Jimenez bagged Mexico's equaliser. "We weren't...


Ronaldo ready to pay 14.7 million euros in Spanish tax fraud case

The two were given 21-month jail sentences but neither is expected to serve prison time since it was a first offense and the sentence was under two years. Chels...


Timberwolves take Markkanen with No. 7 pick for Bulls

The Bulls have a decision to make with Rajon Rondo and whether to pick up his team option for next season. They have never really believed in Butler as th...


Bulls trade Butler to Timberwolves

The move, and the package they assembled to make it, signal an organization that is desperate to start winning now after 13 straight seasons of missing the play...


Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix kicks off

When you can do consistent laps without any mistakes, you can get the tyres to work as well. Hamilton, who trails title leader Sebastian Vettel by 12 points...


Blackhawks get Saad back in trade with Blue Jackets

The Blackhawks won the Central Division last season with a 50-23-9 record, finishing with the most points in the Western Conference. He was an important part of...


Lakers great Magic Johnson picks successor in Lonzo Ball

If Lakers president of basketball operations and five-time NBA champion in Magic Johnson was ever able to foil his longtime frenemy and foil in now form...


Spanish state prosecutor accuses Jose Mourinho of tax fraud

Last Friday (16 June) it emerged that the four-time Ballon d'Or victor was "outraged" following allegations he knowingly failed to pay up to £13m ($16.6m) in ta...


Heavyweights Germany clash with Chile at Confed Cup today

Both teams are talented and have prospect so I am expecting a really good game. Attacker Robbie Kruse impressed off the bench against Germany and may get a ...


Oilers trade Jordan Eberle to Islanders for Ryan Strome

But that was Chiarelli emphatically saying he needed a right-shot D-man more than his passionate first-line left-winger. He was, at worst, their No. 2 right-win...


Ronaldo denies wrongdoing over Spanish taxes

Gestifute , the agency representing the Portugal captain, said in a lengthy statement posted on its website the matter is a complex financial one. When faced ...


Few favor Trump move to ditch Paris accord

The Paris agreement was signed by 195 nations in December 2015. Trump earlier this month announced the withdrawal of the USA from the Paris agreement on cli...


1 million minors flee Sudanese war

According to the United Nations Refugee Agency, almost 66 million people were forcibly displaced from their homes a year ago as a result of persecution , v...


Ronaldo's Portugal held by Mexico at Confed Cup

That's all that André Silva got in today's Confederation cup game game between Portugal and Mexico (2-2 FT). Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio said hi...


'Chelsea Future not up to me' - Costa Blasts After Starring for Spain

I'll stay with the good of everything. Regarding the upcoming clash against Italy and the lack of yellow cards for suspensions, Costa said, "these games are i...


Celtic clash with Linfield would not be played on 12 July

Xavi, who has played many a times at Celtic Park during Champions League meetings with Celtic , believes that the Bhoys are heading in the right direction ...


All Blacks' skills, set piece will challenge Lions -Rennie

The hosts then gave away three consecutive penalties in their own half that resulted in a penalty try to the Lions and a yellow card to blindside flanke...


US Open filled with limitless possibilities, few stars

The lead, however, belonged to Brian Harman . But aside from that memorable triumph, his record in the US Open has made grim reading. Holmes, whose best ca...


Hosts Russia see off New Zealand in Confederations Cup opener

Petersburg Stadium, in St. Petersburg, Russia , Saturday, June 17, 2017 . The result preserves an important run for each side. The Confederations Cup ...


US Open leaderboard 2017

At a championship that usually leaves most of the field bloodied and battered, only the scoreboard is red this year. The Savannah native, playing in his third...


Wind howling as final round at Erin Hills gets under way

Koepka is playing with Tommy Fleetwood , one group ahead of Harman and Justin Thomas . Five players are at double-digit under par through 54 holes. And then ...


Andre Ward Knocks Out Sergey Kovalev in Eighth to Retain Belts

This scribe had Kovalev winning the first three and losing the next four. "Whatever the excuses were this time , I just don't have the energy", Ward said...


Pakistan demolish India to win maiden Champions Trophy title

So one-sided was the Champions Trophy final between India and Pakistan at The Oval that it was impossible to touch on specific turning points in the game....


Aitor Karanka: Alvaro Morata will be spectacular at Manchester United

Earlier in the day, Italian source TuttoSport (image provided below) claimed that the Red Devils are preparing a move worth 210 million euros and are also ready...


Fowler back in the thick of it at US Open

What a day for Justin Thomas . It's a long haul. To dent the field full of red numbers, it had to be. That's for the Quad Cities Open . The U.S. Open offers...


Tigers DH Victor Martinez released from hospital

Detroit has four games in Seattle beginning Monday followed by three games in San Diego before returning home. Tigers manager Brad Ausmus told MLB Netwo...


Coyotes aquire Hickey, Johnson and draft pick

Smith's cap hit is $5.67 million for two more seasons where Elliott's cap hit this season was $2.5 million. It's a deal he signed a little over one year after p...


Chelsea face £10million hit on striker after row with Antonio Conte

There are few clubs that can afford the Chelsea striker, although they will likely be aided by Conte's desire to get rid of him and Costa's own desire to be e...


Portugal hoping Ronaldo can continue his good form in Russia

Portugal will play Mexico in the Confederations Cup , Group A soccer match scheduled f. Cedric Soares and Pepe, who had been practicing separately because...


The Pittsburgh Penguins Earned Their Second Straight Stanley Cup

The Penguins are home and ready to party with fans after winning their second Stanley Cup in a row. Rookie Jake Guentzel (NHL rookie playoff record-tyin...


Trump restores some Cuba penalties, rejecting 'oppressors'

Nor does he plan to reinstate limits that Obama lifted on the amount of the island's coveted rum and cigars that Americans can bring home for personal use. Wh...


UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes hurt in truck-train collision

His condition was not immediately available, but Illinois State Police described his injuries as serious. Hughes drove the truck across the tracks "directly in ...


Orlando City Soccer star Cyle Larin arrested on DUI charge

Citing the Florida Highway Patrol, the Sentinel's report states the 22-year-old Orlando City striker was pulled over after driving the wrong way on Orange A...


Former Leicester manager Claudio Ranieri appointed Nantes coach

The Eagles are also understood to be considering Alaves boss Mauricio Pellegrino, previously Liverpool's assistant manager, and ex-Manchester City boss Manuel P...


Trump calls for unity after Scalise shooting

The shooting marks the first time a sitting member of Congress has been shot since Rep. Praising the actions of law enforcement officers and first respond...


Golden State defeat Cleveland Cavaliers to claim National Basketball Association crown

Kevin Durant scored 39 points and Stephen Curry 34 to spark celebrations around Oracle Arena in Oakland . The Golden State Warriors beat the Cleveland ...


Injury-hit McIlroy targets swift start to US Open challenge

Day, the 2015 US PGA champion, was equally effusive about his chances of breaking the current string of six consecutive first-time major winners. Even Justin...


Pakistan stun mighty England to reach Champions Trophy final

Pakistan progressed after claiming a nail-biting three-wicket win against Sri Lanka here, with Sarfraz undefeated on 61 as he compiled an unbroken eighth-wic...