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Putin present to see Russia kick off Confederations Cup

As an independent nation, Russian Federation has never played New Zealand before and their first match will take place as the opener to the Confederations ...


Red Bull's Max Verstappen fastest in both Azerbaijan Grand Prix practice sessions

The Mexican shunted after taking too much kerb on the entrance to the corner, a narrow kink by the city's castle, which pitched the Force India driver into th...


Coyotes get D Niklas Hjalmarsson in trade with Blackhawks

Panarin was a promising young player in Chicago. General manager Stan Bowman promised changes were coming after the Chicago Blackhawks were swept in the f...


Hawks draft Wake Forest F Collins at No. 19 in National Basketball Association draft

Schlenk said he wants to bring back Millsap, a four-time All-Star, but that would require a huge financial commitment from a team that slumped badly the last tw...


George informs Pacers he will leave in 2018

Wojnarowski cautioned even though the discussions "gained significant momentum", the two teams were still apart on a finalized trade . Paul George is comm...


McEnroe, Ivanisevic tip Murray for the final

The Scot will now face the tournament's 2015 victor Wawrinka, who beat Marin Cilic 6-3, 6-3, 6-1, in what is a repeat of last year's semi-final showdown which...


Scooter Gennett hits 4 home runs for Reds to tie MLB record

But, on Tuesday night, Gennett did something only 16 other Major League Baseball players have ever done: hit 4 home runs in a game. He had a total of three ...


Draft is next up during NBA's dizzying days of deals

The Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers made their agreed-upon trade official Monday, a deal that will see the teams swap the Nos. NEW YORK (AP ) - Ma...


Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia at Confed Cup

Osorio said he was incensed during the first half of the game when Mexico defender Carlos Salcedo was left injured after a clash with rival forward Chris...


Raiders QB Derek Carr close to becoming NFL's first $25-million man

Former Raiders and now Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer is next at $24.3 million, Drew Brees takes home $24.3 mil a year, and Washington's Kirk Cousin...


FIFA warns Mexico over discriminatory chants at Confed Cup

Reigning European Champions Portugal overcame Russian Federation 1-0 in the second group stage match of the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup . There had also b...


Lions' back three far from being finalised ahead of Test series

All new additions have been named on the Lions' bench for tomorrow's clash against the Chiefs in Hamilton to keep the front-line stars fresh for Saturday's ...


Conor McGregor Mocks The Wrong Mayweather In Fight Announcement

The Irishman, the UFC's lightweight champion, will take on United States boxing great Floyd Mayweather Jr in what may be the most anticipated fight in histo...


Patriots agree to deal with LB David Harris

In 154 career games, Harris owns 1,087 tackles, 35 sacks, 31 passes defensed and six interceptions. Elandon Roberts had a strong rookie year, but still has ro...


Pakistan dominate Champions Trophy team of the tournament

However, an unpredictable Pakistan stunned India, beating the holders by 180 runs. "We all know their struggles of not getting any global cricket back home". ...


76ers get No. 1 pick from Celtics, chance to draft Fultz

But how far will the Lakers take the deal? The Sixers are already in position to draft Fultz number one, and Markelle has definitely expressed deep interest...


Jonny Bairstow blasts England to comfortable victory

Dawson, who took 3-27 on his England debut in a T20 win against Sri Lanka past year, was just as impressive last night, while Mason Crane lived up to the hy...


Check Out Pro Hockey Rumors For NHL Expansion Draft Coverage

Instead, he's put faith in his preparation and process. If one of those players ends up signing with the Golden Knights, he'll count as Vegas' selection from th...


Penguins, Predators each look to seize momentum in Game 5

Pittsburgh Penguins fans Arianna Burns, left, Kaeli Stolar right, and Alex Hersh, rear, cheer for the team outside PPG Paints Arena before Game 5 of the NHL...


Long road: Koepka's journey now includes a US Open title

HAIL THE KING: The 18th hole at Erin Hills had a special flag for the final round of the U.S. Open. He won the US Open by four shots, closing with a five-un...


Germany clings on to beat Australia after keeper's blunders

Germany will be favourite, and if Australia is to have any chance of reaching the knockout stages, it is imperative for the Socceroos to come with a favourab...


Scotland striker Leigh Griffiths 'gutted' after England's last-gasp leveller

Southgate told Sky Sports: To come back from 2-1 down with the whole stadium bouncing and the memories that might have brought for the team, they put that to...


Lakers reportedly trying to acquire another first-round pick

The 76ers weren't the only team with their sights set on Markelle Fultz, the highly regarded option for the No. 1 pick in the 2017 National Basketball Associa...


Bean: Celtics shouldn't trade the No. 3 pick for Jimmy Butler

The Boston Celtics have observers of the Bulls on high alert, perhaps for natural reasons due to their affection for Jimmy Butler. But it also depends on ho...


Lakers reportedly won't give up young assets for Paul George

Four-time NBA All Star Paul George reportedly told the Indiana Pacers that he plans on becoming a free agent in the summer of 2018. League sources told T...


Wind howling as final round at Erin Hills gets under way

The world number 50 headed to the clubhouse on 12 under, one ahead of Thomas, Brooks Koepka and England's Tommy Fleetwood. Trust us: We're in for a fun afternoo...


Larson outlasts Elliott at Michigan again

In the Yahoo game, I'm hoping to take advantage of Michigan's tendency to produce clean races to go aggressive with my lineup and load up on big names. La...


Milan will not sell Donnarumma before next season

Speaking to Corriere della Sera , Juventus director Giuseppe Marotta said: "It is becoming increasingly hard for clubs to handle these situations". AC Milan ...


Ward demands pound-for-pound recognition after Kovalev stoppage

Though Ward's punches bounced off Kovalev , more often than not they caught him square on the target instead of the gloves, which obviously played against hi...


Arnold Palmer's 1960 US Open win honored at Erin

Brian Harman (five-under 67) of the United States ended the third round of the US Open at Erin Hills, Wisconsin , on Saturday atop the leaderboard on 12-und...


Habs send D Beaulieu to Sabres for pick

On the score sheet, the blue liner had a breakout season; he even opened up the season on the top pairing with Shea Weber . The 24-year-old defenseman and fo...


Coyotes Trade Mike Smith to Flames

He added that Smith was one of the more expensive options for the Coyotes and that may have held the team back from being able to build around their younger tal...


Curry, Durant committed to keeping Golden State on top

Before Game 4 of the NBA Finals , Silver told Adam Gilgore of the Washington Post that the league should focus on how to build more "championship-caliber" te...


Federation Internationale de Football Association to mull over possibility of 60-minute game clock

The Times reports that the changes are part of a document produced by former Premier League referee David Elleray , the technical director of IFAB, in order...


Tim Hague, UFC fighter turned boxer, dies at 33

The fighter had been in critical condition in a Canadian hospital after his knockout loss to Adam Braidwood at Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton. Neil said...


Vidal and Vargas strike late to beat Cameroon

Cameroon open their Confederations Cup campaign against Chile on Sunday. South American champion Chile faces Cameroon on Sunday, before playing against Ge...


Zidane can stay at Real Madrid for life, says Perez

Gareth Bale wants to make more history at Real Madrid after pledging his future to the Spanish giants. Cristiano Ronaldo has revealed he shaved his hea...


Thomas makes US Open history with stunning 63 at Erin Hills

Open at Erin Hills, posting the new clubhouse lead of 11-under 205 and jumping 23 spots to first place on the live leaderboard, now good enough for a two-shot a...


Stephen Curry prefers to decline White House visit if invited

More than 30 players on the New England Patriots' Super Bowl LI winning team did not attend a ceremony held for the organization at the White House in April, n...


Portugal sees Ronaldo fully focused on Confederations Cup

A SuperSport United defender scored an own goal, as Russian Federation claimed a 2-0 win over New Zealand to begin their FIFA Confederations Cup campaign wi...


Sexual assault case against Bill Cosby ends in mistrial

Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele said his office would retry the case. Before the trial, a probable cause affidavit laid out her version of ev...


Russian Federation relieved after passing first World Cup test

New Zealand, meanwhile, were finding it tough to hold maintain possession of the ball, which led to a lack of chances. An own-goal from Michael Boxall and Fed...


US Open at a glance

Open with a 7-under 65 on Friday, moving to 5 under and a tie for eighth - just two shots back of the four-way tie atop the crowded leaderboard. Tonight mark...


I never gave up despite all obstacles, says Yuvraj Singh

The game has evolved. "So that's the reason I was able to come back and play here". The elegant left-hander would tell you that getting that India jersey ma...


Orioles Draft Mason McCoy

Based purely on talent, he could have gone five or so picks higher. The Orioles also selected INF ADAM HALL at No. 60 overall from A.B. Lucas Secondary Scho...


Warriors' Game 5 win wraps up highly-watched NBA Finals

LeBron James lost his fifth NBA Finals, but it surely wasn't due to a lack of effort, as he became the first player ever to average a triple-double in the ...


Unseeded Ostapenko tops Halep at French Open for 1st title

The 20-year-old produced one of the most remarkable tennis stories in recent years by becoming the first unseeded player in the Open era to win the French Open...


Steph Curry says he doesn't want to go to the White House

Despite being on a squad alongside Stephen Curry , Klay Thompson and Draymond Green , Kevin Durant believes several Warriors' road to the league should...


Warriors say no decision has been made on White House visit

Malone averaged 24.5 points and a league-leading 15.3 rebounds while winning his second straight MVP award and made his boast that the 76ers would sweep every s...


LeBron James Says | 'My likeness and my name is in your head'

He became the first player to average a triple-double in the Finals, but this Warriors team was loaded enough to withstand that. "No", James said when Green...