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Cristiano Ronaldo accused of €14 million tax fraud

Ronaldo, who is now the highest-paid footballer and sportsman had earlier stated that he is not bothered about the tax evasion investigation because his dealing...


West intrigued at joining Clippers front office

The Inglewood City Council unanimously approved an exclusive negotiating agreement with the Los Angeles Clippers on Thursday that could lead to the constr...


Leeds set to appoint Thomas Christiansen as new head coach

Christiansen , who played for Spanish side Villarreal and German outfit Hannover 96, impressed in his spell as manager of Cypriot team APOEL and guided th...


Mayweather coming back to fight UFC star McGregor Aug. 26

It finally came together over the last few days, and Nevada boxing officials on Wednesday approved the date for a Mayweather Promotions bout. The biggest ques...


What's in a name? Ask Paulina Gretzky

Victorious a year ago, he finished tied for second in 2015 when a three-putt at the last saw him hand Spieth the triumph, and he was tied for fourth in 2014. So...


Detroit Lions sign former Alabama OT Cyrus Kouandjio

The Detroit Lions were in the hunt for another offensive tackle after their starter Taylor Decker went down injured this offseason. The Rams did not exerc...


Trump tweets about Clinton after news of obstruction of justice investigation

The Washington Post reported Wednesday that the special counsel overseeing the investigation of Russia's influence in the 2016 presidential election is exami...


Highlights of French Open 14th day

But she believes that class will soon grow, with the likes of Daria Kasatkina, Ana Konjuh and 17-year-old Marketa Vondrousova starting to make an impact. In the...


Lewis Hamilton wins in Canada

Hamilton's third victory of the 2017 season after a performance to forget in Monaco saw him trim Sebastian Vettel's world championship lead to 12 points aft...


Qatar soccer coach quits despite win

As a press conference ended early after the 3-2 win, Fossati thanked the Qatari people and journalists in what sounded like a goodbye speech. South Korea coac...


7 talking points thrown up by the Premier League fixture list

The season opener for City will be on the road to newly promoted Brighton & Hove Albion , who will certainly make the Amex Stadium a insane atmosphere for ...


Roger Federer to play veteran Tommy Haas at Stuttgart Open

Roger Federer slumped to a shock 2-6 7-6 (8) 6-4 loss to German veteran Tommy Haas at the Stuttgart Open on Wednesday (Thursday) in a disappointing comeb...


Halep, Ostapenko to battle it out for French Open title

Celebrating her 20th birthday on the same day opponent and friend Timea Bacsinszky turned 28, Ostapenko swept into the title match, 7-6 (7-4) 3-6 6-3. Latvia'...


Golden State Warriors reportedly will skip visit to White House

In February, guard Shaun Livingston said he "definitely wouldn't go" to the White House if the team were to win the championship. Kerr, who has visited the Wh...


McIlroy wants USGA to leave rough alone

I like knowing par is a good score for some reason. If I go back to Sweden, I'm sure that success is kind of pushing on more success. McIlroy has been at the ...


Cristiano Ronaldo in numbers

Goals for United across 292 appearances and six quite brilliant seasons. Ramos had made his mark in his previous two finals for the right reasons, heading in ...


Staffer for Texas Rep. Williams shot at congressional baseball practice

A staffer for U.S. Rep. Roger Williams was among those shot and wounded when a gunman opened fire on a congressional baseball practice, and Williams himself hu...


Dembele scores winner as ten-man France beats England 3-2

England were given a golden opportunity to restore parity in the opening minute of the second half when Varane clipped the heels of Alli inside the area and ...


French Open to start with Petra Kvitova's return to court

And the German's lack of form was on display on the Philippe Chatrier court as her weak serve was broken a total of six times by Makarova. "The pressure is...


Lakers want Lonzo Ball in for second workout

Magic Johnson has even publicly supported the father's approach. "He [was] too little, said LaVar". If you weighing 210 pounds, we're playing 1-on-1, you k...


Donato di Campli reaffirms Marco Verratti's desire to leave PSG

Marco Verratti's agent Donato Di Campli has spoken out after speculation over the midfielder's future went into overdrive this week. Barcelona , meanwhile...


Alvaro Morata's agent reveals a 'very important offer' from Manchester United

Alvaro Morata has held talks with Manchester United but the "decision rests" with Real Madrid , according to the striker's agent. "[If we said yes?] All I...


Warriors' Green will be on the court for this Finals Game 5

As for Cleveland , they still have James , they still have Irving and the free agent pool is deep. Perry Green and Stephen D. Riley of the AFRO Sports Des...


Josh Jackson Cancelled Pre-Draft Workout with Celtics

It's a theory that seemingly maximizes the value of assets, but in reality, can damage both the process of roster construction and individual player development...


NASCAR trying to increase passing for Coca-Cola 600

Austin Dillon only led for two laps but held off Kyle Busch and Martin Truex Jr .to win the Coca-Cola 600 Sunday at Charlotte Motor Speedway . "It hadn...


Warriors' Green stays in Game 4 after technical foul fiasco

The refs didn't. We didn't as players. But referees huddled near the scorer's table and determined that it was, in fact, Green's first technical of the game."He...


Jutanugarn beats Thompson, Chun in playoff at LPGA Classic

Jutanugarn, ranked No. 2 in the world, birdied the first playoff hole against No. 4 Lexi Thompson and No. 5 In Gee Chun. Ariya, the second-youngest player to ...


DeGrom, Cabrera lead Mets over Cubs 6-1 for 4th straight win

DeGrom (5-3) threw the Mets' first complete game of the season as NY won its fourth in a row. He has been the most consistent bat in the middle of the Mets' ...


Draymond Green phantom technical foul leads to Finals controversy

It is safe to say that he did not... After the game, Kerr was asked about the first technical foul, which was originally attributed to Green, but was later sa...


US official wishes Rodman well in North Korea

A senior U.S. official said that the State Department knew of Rodman's plan to travel to North Korea , but stated that the former Chicago Bulls player would ...


Jets give up on trade, will release Eric Decker

If they do so, it is hard to tell where the cap space could come from given how tight the team is against the limit, but a potential release of a player like B...


Refs' Shady Technical Foul Explanation Still Doesn't Add Up

CLEVELAND Draymond Green was ejected ... and then he wasn't? “No, I dont pay much attention, ” he said of the announcement. "They don't seem to be the sharpe...


Prosecutors to drop charges in Stanley Cup dead catfish toss

The only other point in a series at which Pittsburgh has yet to lose is Game 7 . Look for Nashville to attack right from the start in Game 2 , with the hope...


Man United legend Robson calls on Jose to add some 'flair'

Marca , the Madrid-based newspaper, claims Morata, 24, has made up his mind on a transfer that will cost United somewhere between £62 million and £79 million. T...


Former NBA Guard Sebastian Telfair Arrested With Guns and Weed

After being pulled over, cops smelled marijuana and then spotted a burning joint inside the truck. Telfair and the other man in the auto, 18-year-old Jami Thoma...


Mili's soccer squad shows how to be a team

Hernandez has short hair. Tournament officials stuck to their decision, even though Mili's father showed up to the tournament with proof that she is, in fact, a...


Rafael Nadal wins French open for a record tenth time

Telling Words: "For the first time, I cried after winning a match". Once a very promising soccer player, Nadal has long favored the No. 9, traditionally worn ...


Sri Lanka's De Silva replaces Perera at Champions Trophy

When Group B was announced, many would have thought about who would finish second - India or South Africa? The left-hander has hammered five centuries in ni...


Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee

He had been due to appear before the Senate and House appropriations subcommittees on Tuesday. Sessions had been scheduled to testify on June 13 before the Ho...


Defensemen help Penguins play fast in Stanley Cup Final

It was a masterful performance by the Penguins captain, who finished with three assists and literally rubbed P.K. Subban's face in it . PITTSBURGH (AP) - The...


Wilson could return for Predators in Game 5 of Cup Final

If he didn't make a change in the game after Murray allowed seven goals to the Washington Capitals in a regular-season game that carried less weight, he was nev...


Kimi Raikkonen fastest in 2nd practice at Canadian GP

Especially here. There's overtaking, there's some strategy, stopping early. "We can't panic. We can't lose concentration". That was two-tenths of a second faste...


LeBron Discusses One Thing That Almost Stopped Him From Returning to Cleveland

In the ESPN's debut episode of " The Shop ", LeBron went into more depth on how deeply Gilbert's letter hurt him and how torn his family was about coming back...


Manchester United Star Paul Pogba Calls Jose Mourinho The Special One

Manchester United legend Bryan Robson has backed Paul Pogba to silence his doubters in his second season at the English Premier League club and feels his t...


Departing champion Muguruza breaks down in tears

I understand. I just think that they. sometimes should be a little bit more respectful. Throw in the fact that world No. 1 Angelique Kerber , who beat Venus ...


French Open finalist Jelena Ostapenko congratulated by Latvian president Raimonds Vejonis

She was also the first unseeded player to reach the final at Roland Garros in 34 years, according to the Women's Tennis Association (WTA). Both women are ch...


Nadal Crushes Thiem To Set Up Wawrinka Showdown

It is notable that Murray had beaten Wawrinka in the same stage at the French Open a year ago. His fifth set victory sealed a 6-7 6-3 5-7 7-6 6-1 triumph ...


After almost missing French Open, Halep could win 1st major

You feared for her especially on balls being dropped short to the forehand side, but it was only a momentarily concern as she found another gear or three to rom...


Japanese Government Passes Bill Allowing Emperor Akihito to Officially Resign in 2018

Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko stand together in Fukiage Garden in the Imperial Palace in Tokyo . Japan's Crown Prince Naruhito in February. Japan h...


Catalonia Independence Vote Rejected by Spanish Government

However, the Spanish government is opposed to the idea of secession, arguing it is a violation of the constitution. In 2014, Catalonia held a non-binding ...