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Euro 2016: Ronaldo leads Portugal to the quarter finals

And Portugal , who had stemmed Croatia's flow for the entirety up until that point, started to fade. He has single-handedly kept Portugal in this competiti...


Raonic triumphs over Federer in five set epic

Four games into the final set, with the score at deuce, Federer rolled his left ankle as he lunged after a flying forehand victor from Raonic and found himself ...


LEADING OFF: Mets begin 4-game set vs Nats, Cubs struggling

That put prized prospect Lucas Giolito in good position to earn his first career win, but the 21-year-old right-hander exhausted quickly and never made it thro...


Jose Reyes To Bat Lead-Off, Play Third Base

Jose Reyes , signed by NY following the completion of his 51-game suspension for domestic violence and subsequent release by the Colorado Rockies, was 0-for-4 i...


'13 Wimbledon champ Murray faces new foe in 11th Slam final

And, a little earlier Friday, there was Federer, so successful through the years thanks in part to such a pinpoint serve, double-faulting two times in a row - W...


Euro 2016: Gareth Bale on club-mate Cristiano Ronaldo

A penalty awarded seconds before half-time caused turmoil in the German camp. Hal Robson-Kanu, scorer of crucial goals against Slovakia and Belgium, can expec...


Please don't quit: Argentina begs Lionel Messi

Aguero, who shared with Messi the pain of consecutive defeats in Copa America finals to Chile and the loss of the 2014 World Cup final to Germany, confirmed t...


Jon Jones' B sample tests positive for banned substance

With the test results confirmed, Jones could face a multiyear suspension from USADA and the Nevada Athletic Commission. White has stated that Jones' failed tes...


Serena Williams to face Angelique Kerber in Wimbledon finals

Both U.S. teams won their quarterfinal-round matches Thursday. It's just incredible that we have such a great champion like Serena on the women's side. Or, pe...


New Haven police modify patrols in wake of Dallas shooting

He's now known more widely as the 25-year-old armed suspect killed Friday just hours after five police officers were fatally shot and seven wounded after a down...


Lightning sign goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy to three-year contract extension

In the shorter term, they appear set up to make another run at winning the Stanley Cup this season. Mikkel Boedker . His performance has always been just sli...


Simone Zaza was "convinced" he would score in penalty shootout against Germany

Players knew their penalty had to be inch flawless to beat the pair and this probably played a role in some of them pushing their balls past the post. They prod...


Murray clinches five set thriller against Tsonga to reach Wimbledon semis

And it's been four full years since Federer last won a Grand Slam title, at Wimbledon in 2012. In the following game, Tsonga looked a little tight and gifted ...


Griezmann at the double as France win 2-0

Both before and during the game it was great with our fans - let's hope we can relive that in the final". With a win, Griezmann can get his revenge against Ro...


Chandler Parsons To Grizzlies; Delly To The Bucks?

In short, if the Grizzlies fail to meet Conley's demands, that's a bonus for the Mavericks , who are also favored to swoop in and win the Hassan Whiteside Sw...


Arsenal trump Monaco in left-back race

Arsenal are reportedly on the verge of completing a deal for Lille defender Djibril Sidibe. It is reported that Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has made the ver...


Mets Place Matt Harvey On DL

Mets pitcher Matt Harvey will miss the rest of the regular season after electing to undergo surgery to address symptoms of thoracic outlet syndrome, his agent,...


Frustrated Ledley: Ronaldo didn't really do anything against Wales

Cameras caught the reaction of Ronaldo , standing on the end, who noticed the ball boy photobombing the team. Ronaldo was filmed hugging Bale after Portugal...


Eickhoff, Herrera, Franco lead Phillies over Braves 8-2

He surrendered six hits and the only run he allowed came on former Phillie Ender Inciarte's solo homer in the seventh inning. The holiday weekend was not part...


Nick Kyrgios apologises for latest offensive tirade

Shattered at having his Wimbledon dreams crushed by Murray, after earnestly believing he could win the title, Kyrgios knows he now faces some serious soul searc...


Marlins' Stanton Hits Two More Home Runs in Loss

Mets LF Yoenis Cespedes, an NL All-Star selection along with RHPs Noah Syndergaard and Jeurys Familia, has hit safely in nine straight games. It seems the ...


Antoine Griezmann fires France into Euro 2016 final

This means Matuidi will be no more than a keen onlooker but, ahead of the players facing off at the Stade de France , the Paris Saint-Germain midfielder reveal...


UEFA expects $917M profit from Euro 2016 tournament

The striker has six goals at Euro 2016 and is on course to claim the Golden Boot. "It was our duty to win the matches and try and entertain the French public, t...


Golden State Warriors to introduce Kevin Durant

On Monday he said in an article on the Players' Tribune website that it has been the most challenging few weeks in his professional life - and that he was at ...


Mariners put SP Walker on DL with foot tendinitis

Houston Astros starting pitcher Mike Fiers throws against the Seattle Mariners in the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, July 6, 2016, in Houston. M...


Tour de France Stage 4: Marcel Kittel wins in Limoges

Sagan increased his lead over second-place Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe to 12 seconds while Spaniard Alejandro Valverde is 14 seconds behind in third place. The...


Okagbare Wins Seventh All-Nigeria 100m Title, Hicks Sets Hurdles Record

Blessing Okagbare has set a new record as she won her seventh national title as she won the Women's 100m event in 11.02secs at the ongoing All-Nigeria Champions...


Ryu's rust shows in Dodgers' 6-0 loss to Padres

He scattered two hits and two walks, didn't give up a run despite throwing 43 of his 105 pitches in two stressful innings to open the game and retired the final...


Angels at Red Sox

In his five games (three starts) and 1-1 record this year, Martinez has produced a 5.00 ERA with a 1.72 WHIP in 18 innings. The Angels respond to Friday's loss ...


Over 90 Russian athletes filed personal applications for Rio 2016 — IAAF

The IAAF excluded Russian athletes from global competition as of November 15, 2015 after it found that a comprehensive, state-sanctioned doping programme was ...


No Zika risk during Olympics: Michel Temer

This is not new in the city, this is an everyday life problem for Rio. Henrik Stenson has no plans to join the plethora of golf stars who have withdrawn from ...


Portugal reach EURO final as Wales fairy tale ends

Portugal, hoping to win an global title for the first time, take on hosts France in Sunday's final, 12 years after losing at home to Greece in their only othe...


Wimbledon 2016: Andy Murray will face Canada's Milos Raonic for title

In tormenting Czech 10th seed Tomas Berdych 6-3 6-3 6-3 on Centre Court, world number two Murray booked an 11th grand slam final appearance, a new British rec...


Dwyane Wade Guest Hosts 'Live with Kelly'

Wade is coming home to Chicago after 13 seasons, 12 All-Star selections and three championships with Miami . Ordinarily, those things would have complemented...


France down Germany to meet Portugal in Euro 2016 final

France began the contest by picking up where they left off in their 5-2 quarter-final triumph over Iceland, dominating for the first 10 minutes. Griezmann wr...


NBA Free-Agency Rumors: Chandler Parsons set to exit Dallas, Blazers in pursuit

With Parsons going to Memphis, it makes it very likely that unrestricted free agent Mike Conley will re-sign, and bringing in Parsons and re-signing Conley wou...


'Mighty Mouse' Out Of UFC 201 Title Bout

Globo first reported the news that the flyweight champion (24-2-1, 12-1-1 UFC) was forced to pull out of his fight with Wilson Reis (20-6, 4-2 UFC) after suff...


Kittel back to his best with narrow Tour stage win

Coquard was finishing the fastest but simply could not quite pull past Kittel , whose strength just dragged him over the line to win by a whisker. Peter Saga...


Anderson Silva steps in to fight Daniel Cormier at UFC 200

While not as appealing as a championship grudge rematch between Cormier and Jones, the addition of such a high-profile name at the last minute was guaranteed to...


Wimbledon 2016: Andy Murray through to semifinals

It was a fantastic match". Andy Murray during his match against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga on day 10 of Wimbledon 2016. Murray has an 8-6 record against Berdych wh...


Pachulia Leaving Mavericks For Golden State

The Mavericks also virtually assured the return of Dirk Nowitzki for a 19th season. We have no idea about some of his skills, flashed in college at North Caroli...


Johnson to drive a backup car after Kentucky practice wreck

Brad Keselowski-Keselowski is tied for the most wins. Drivers were generally a happy bunch when they climbed out of their cars after the 2015 Quaker State 40...


Raonic to meet Federer in Wimbledon semis

Federer was already a veteran at 32 when he last faced Raonic in the Wimbledon semifinals, and while he may have lost a step from his days of holding the No. Bu...


Heat reportedly sign Summer League guard Rodney McGruder

The Pistons will play five summer-league games without having faced a first-round draft pick here. After a stint in Hungary, he spent the last two seasons with ...


Kevin Durant says joining Warriors super team is 'the hardest road'

NBA STAR Kevin Durant will join Golden State Warriors after a nine-year stint at Oklahoma City Thunder, the player has announced . I think that's a little bi...


We've only just begun to live, believes Gareth Bale

Lyon: Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo said he hoped he would cry tears of joy at Sunday's Euro 2016 final after his goal inspired his team to a 2-0 semifi...


Dudley promises to bring veteran leadership to Suns

Barbosa came off the bench the past two seasons with the Warriors, helping to ignite an offense that averaged nearly 115 points a game. Barbosa played the last ...


Edwin Encarnacion suspended after heated encounter with umpire

Initially called out at home during Toronto's three-run eighth inning, Ezequiel Carrera was ruled safe after a replay review, and the Blue Jays beat the In...


Henderson, Pettersen share lead as Hawaii golfers miss cut

The lead melted to one at 13, when Henderson's tee shot at the 160-yard par-3 went into the bunker and she made bogey. In 2014, she became the first African Ame...


Donaldson among three Blue Jays named to Major League Baseball all-star game roster

The Blue Jays placed starting pitcher Marco Estrada on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday because of back soreness, with the move retroactive to Sunday. "Aar...