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England whitewash Australia, extend coach Jones' win run

There were encouraging signs in Australia's five-tries-to-four loss to England but after becoming the first side in 45 years to lose in a three-game whitewash...


Ben Simmons: Ben Simmons (calf) limps off the court

You could call him Isiah Thomas, the old Isiah Thomas of my generation. "One time we asked him why he didn't throw a lob". Simmons will miss the team's game a...


PM booed after Murray points him out after Wimbledon win

And he is the first British man to win multiple Wimbledon titles since Fred Perry in 1934-1936. "I'm just really proud that I managed to do it again". Lendl...


'Last chance to win trophy with Portugal makes Ronaldo more dangerous'

Portugal will take on France in the final of the Euro 2016 at Stade de France on 10 July, Sunday. Griezmann has a lovely touch, a sublime left foot, and hi...


Young Locals Show Support for Wounded Police in Valdosta

The suspect also was wounded, but both men are expected to survive. "I would like to express my honest appreciation and gratitude to the other members of the ...


United's Pogba path 'clear' as Real drop out

Manchester United's interest in Juventus star Paul Pogba is genuine but it's understood their attempts to sign him have barely begun. Los Blancos are al...


Allen makes team in 110-hurdles, Merritt misses

Allyson Felix of Los Angeles advanced to the final of the women's 200 with a semifinal time of 22.57, third-fastest behind Tori Bowie's 22.27 and Deajah Steve...


History beckons Virat Kohli, as Team India departs for West Indies tour

Newly appointed Indian coach Anil Kumble has stated that he wants his boys to play the "Indian way". The Indian cricket team left for West Indies on Wednesd...


Michael Phelps set for last race in USA water; Saturday finals preview

But even at his lowest points, when he was out of shape or resenting the fact he had to swim at all, Phelps never lost his rare gift for touching the wall first...


Hardman Pepe sheds tears of joy at Euro 2016 final

We'll need to quickly bounce back because there are the World Cup qualifying games ahead of us". The 48-year-old, who had captained France to their 1998 ...


Fall, double-faults hurt Federer in Wimbledon loss to Raonic

Raonic made enormous strides at Wimbledon as he became the first Canadian man to make a grand slam final. The pair split in March 2014, but it was with Lendl ...


Murray's 11th Grand Slam final has different look

The second-seeded British player repeatedly managed to make returns off serves of more than 130 mph and 140 mph - including that 147 mph delivery at 4-all in th...


Losing to Ronaldo again sucks, says Griezmann

France had their chances in the form of Antoine Griezmann , Oliver Giroud, Moussa Sissoko and what could have been a victor; a stoppage time effort from And...


Napoli make another bid for Axel Witsel after Everton deal falls through

Chelsea are said to have "all-but" agreed personal terms with Zenit St Petersburg star Axel Witsel as they look to hijack Everton's move for the Belgium gl...


The most interesting quotes from Kevin Durant's first Warriors press conference

The Warriors, per team policy, did not release terms of the deal but its widely reported to be a two-year maximum contract worth $54.3 million that includes a p...


Rosario's home run, four hits lead Twins over Rangers 8

Rosario went 4-4 with 4 runs scored and fell just a triple short of the cycle. The rally made a victor of middle reliever Tony Barnette. Rosario, coming off...


Ko leads US Women's Open after round three

Ko said bogeying the first hole gave her a resolve to fight back. New Zealander Lydia Ko moved a step closer to a third major championship victory, earning a ...


Tour de France results: Tom Dumoulin attacks early and takes Stage 9

Overall, Froome leads fellow Briton Adam Yates (Orica-Bike Exchange) and Rodriguez, who are second and third respectively, by 16 seconds. Dutch cyclist Tom Du...


Peralta homers as Cardinals beat Brewers 8-1

The Milwaukee Brewers closed out the first half of the season in familiar fashion - with another frustrating loss at the hands of the St. Louis Cardinals . A...


Noren wins Scottish Open for 5th European Tour victory

Lee could only par in, though, and out of the blue, Belgium's Nicolas Colsaerts came barging into the pack with a back nine of 30 in an eventual 66 which includ...


Lesnar non-committal on future after UFC 200 win

Nunes used precision punching to hurt Tate on the feet. Is that why the Tate-Nunes fight was strangely moved to the final spot on the card yesterday? Lesnar w...


Cristiano Ronaldo hails "unforgettable" Euro 2016 victory for Portugal

It's very hard, it's cruel but we have to accept it, and we'll have to digest this, all of us". "What is said about him is not really correct, I think he has ...


Portugal coach would be happy with undeserved final win

The end looms for a tournament which has also featured the Icelandic fairy tale; another missed opportunity by Belgium's golden generation; incredible goals f...


Sir Charles a hypocrite? He says Durant 'cheating' way to a title

Durant said that the decision to come to Golden State felt natural-that he felt comfortable with the players and management. If Golden State wins again, it'll...


Lydia Ko, Danny Lee both in contention

San Martin: World number one Lydia Ko, seeking to add a third major title to her resume, birdied the 18th to take a one-shot lead after three rounds of the US W...


Madison Bumgarner To Hit In American League Park As Giants Ditch DH

A three-run tater off the bat of catcher Buster Posey and then a solo job by Brandon Crawford put the finishing touches on the barrage, before Bumgarner fitt...


Olympics: Sioux City's Houlihan claims Olympic spot

Lauren Hernandez competes on the floor exercise during the women's U.S. Olympic gymnastics trials in San Jose, Calif., Sunday, July 10, 2016 . Gabby Douglas ...


All eyes on Sydney McLaughlin in 400-meter hurdles

The previous world junior record of 54.40 was set by Xing Wang of China in 2005. McLaughlin remembers another famous teen collegian, Allyson Felix, who earned...


´It could be a movie´ - Fonte enjoys Euro 2016 success

The team's star player exited the game with an injury just 25 minutes in, but an overtime goal by Portugal's Eder secured the team's 1-0 victory over France ...


Talented cast can't save 'Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates'

At the outset, Mike and Dave's parents (Stephen Root and Stephanie Faracy) implore the boys to "grow up", so as not to ruin another family event with drunken ...


UFC 200 results and highlights: Brock Lesnar vs. Mark Hunt

The WWE Superstar, who competed in what WWE has called a "one-off" match for the UFC at their landmark UFC 200 event this past Saturday night, earned a $2...


Murray wins second Wimbledon, third Slam

Murray buried his head in his towel and wept in the moments after victory. Murray came into the tournament after losing to Novak Djokovic in the finals of bot...


Duck's big day: Oregon star earns trip to Rio in 110 hurdles

Olympic Trials on Saturday night in Eugene, Oregon. It's been a long time since someone as young as McLaughlin has made the U.S. Olympic track and field tea...


Maggie Morris earns trip to Rio in Javelin

EUGENE, Ore . (AP) - Most guys clear 10 hurdles. "I was hoping to go 12", Allen said while waiting in line to receive his gold medal. If McLaughlin makes th...


Murphy homers again vs Mets, leads Nationals to 3-2 win

Can the Marlins find another gear, perhaps once Dee Gordon returns from his suspension? For the Nats, they just need to keep doing what they're doing and hope ...


Hold your breath! Salman Khan's 'Sultan' set to have a PART TWO?

This is a definitive history of Salman's date with destiny. This movie is directed by Ali Abbas Zafar . And now that the first teaser trailer for the film ...


Andrew Bogut is headed to Dallas Mavericks, says source

Early Monday Morning, in the wake of a Kevin Durant's free agency decision Dallas and Golden State came to terms on a trade. If he returned to the Oklahoma Ci...


Amanda Nunes submits Miesha Tate to become the new women's bantamweight champion

Nunes matchup at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas . The women rewarded him for his decision: Ronda Rousey soon became the sport's biggest crossover star, and Miesh...


UFC 200: Amanda Nunes dominates Miesha Tate as title changes hands again

Silva landed a body kick late in the fight that briefly stunned Cormier, but it was too little, too late and DC got the unanimous decision. "This is one step to...


Experience gives Andy Murray the edge over Milos Raonic in Wimbledon final

The man with the golden arm tops the list for aces (137) and fastest serve (144 mph) at this year's tournament after he pole-axed Roger Federer for the first ...


Lagat wins 5000 heads to fifth Olympics

Olympic Track & Field Trials at Hayward Field. "I was feeling composed". "I can't put any words on it", Mead said. "I was feeling composed, because my coa...


Portugal fans ecstatic, unrest in France

Euro 2016 golden boot Antoine Griezmann suffered a second heartbreaking defeat in weeks when France lost to Portugal in today's final. Ronaldo also reveal...


Security beefed up for Euro 2016 final

The state presidents and prime ministers of France and Portugal are set to watch their teams play at the final. "I am not a player nor the coach and I deserve n...


Murphy wrecks Mets again, leads Scherzer, Nats to 6-1 win

And there is no reason to believe that the first-place Nationals (54-46), who are six games ahead of the New York Mets, won't rely on the two standout right-h...


Sigurdsson backing France and Lloris for Euro 2016 triumph

Giroud, Payet and Griezmann combined for four goals against Iceland, with Paul Pogba also on target. He said Griezmann's pass for his goal had been "a gift"...


Things We Learned From Brock Lesnar's UFC 200 Victory

The landmark UFC 200 event took place in Las Vegas last night (early this morning our time) and it saw one of the most stacked cards in UFC history. Lesnar ...


UFC 200: Miesha Tate barely makes weight, and Johny Hendricks misses

Daniel Cormier beat Anderson Silva in convincing fashion as he picked up a unanimous decision . Cormier (17-1) is a 37-year-old American. With the enormou...


Farce as inflatable arch causes Yates fall

But what had never been seen before was that Froome managed to pedal furiously in what appeared an uncomfortably cramped position. "I have no doubt people out...


Cisse leaves Newcastle to join Shandong Luneng

James' Park-homed team. Leaving for an undisclosed fee , Papiss Cisse has now used his Twitter account to send some messages of love out to the Newcastle s...


Record-breaking Lewis Hamilton closes in on penalised Nico Rosberg

From the podium, he added: "We've got the best fans here so thank you so much..." Rosberg and Verstappen rounded out the podium behind Hamilton. Rosberg ...