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Andy Murray: Best is still to come

It didn't take the Scot anywhere near as long to collect a second title at tennis' most beloved tournament. Djokovic, whose third-round loss to Sam Querrey wa...


Spurs' Duncan retires after 19 seasons, five National Basketball Association titles

That's what makes Duncan one of history's great and most unique players. Factor in 3,000-plus blocks and the list again narrows to just Duncan and Kareem....


Paul Pogba to snub Manchester United for Juventus stay?

Sir Alex Ferguson had opted to play the established pair, ahead of the up and coming Paul Pogba - who was sat on the bench for the entire match. "After quite...


Cespedes, Syndergaard exit; likely out for ASG

The New York Mets' injury woes compounded on Friday when All Stars Yoenis Cespedes and Noah Syndergaard left with ailments during a contest against Washingto...


Durant leaves contender for chance with Warriors

The Rockets and James Harden tried to recruit Durant during free agency with other teams like the Boston Celtics, San Antonio Spurs, Miami Heat and Los Angeles ...


Murray looks to semis after epic win

Famous faces from sport, politics, television and film have descended on Wimbledon to watch Andy Murray in action as he bids to eclipse the great Fred Perry. ...


Portugal prove they can flourish without Ronaldo on the pitch

France football's poster boy Antoine Griezmann, who clinched the Golden Boot award at the just-concluded European Championship, on Monday said his team experie...


Tim Duncan announces retirement

The Pistons battled gamely in game six in San Antonio, breaking serve to force game seven, but the Spurs overcame the Pistons at home to win their third title i...


Elon Musk Teases A Secret Tesla "Master Plan"

After hitting the median, the Tesla Model X rolled on its roof and came to a stop in the middle eastbound lane. For Musk himself, the tie-up is nothing bu...


British Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg gets penalty over Radio messages

Hamilton led every lap of a race that started under the safety auto in wet conditions but dried. The Briton, the reigning world champion, has now made it fo...


Garmany are favourites says France's goal hero Giroud

The long night for the visitors began in the 12th minute when Giroud ran clear to collect Blaise Matuidi's pass before shooting through the legs of Hannes Halld...


Andy Murray Wins Second Wimbledon Championship

It's very different being favourite and converting that status to victory, of course - but it didn't look that way on Centre Court in Sunday. Murray also ca...


Bradley Cooper and Irina Shayk caught fighting on camera?

Instead, she rubs her eyes and appears to give him the silent treatment. Irina , who rocked an edgy leather jumpsuit, turned her face away from the cameras a...


Cleveland makes it 11 straight over Detroit

With two on in the fifth, Jose Iglesias grounded to Jason Kipnis , who made a nice stop, turned and threw to Lindor at second base for the second out of the inn...


Pogba could sign new Juventus deal, says agent

Rio Ferdinand has admitted the Manchester United squad were left feeling bemused when the club allowed Paul Pogba to join Juventus in 2013. Andreas Pere...


Ronaldo-less Portugal beat France 1-0 to win Euro 2016

Portugal's meaningful win was unexpected to say the least. There was a moment of clarity for the football world on Sunday night. Ronaldo's 2016 Euro campaig...


Italy's Simone Zaza crestfallen after penalty miss

It did - but only just. That agonising setback prompted full-time tears from the Azzurri's veteran goalkeeper Buffon and Pogba found it a tough spectacle to w...


Strongman Smashes Deadlifting World Record, Immediately Passes Out

The Stoke-On-Trent strongman has absolutely obliterated the world deadlift record by pulling a 500kg weight. [Photo by Lai Seng Sin/AP Images] Deadlift compet...


Things to look for at SEC Media Days

The SEC Network will televise all four days of the event Monday from 11:30 a.m.to 4:30 p.m., Tuesday from 8:30 a.m.to 3 p.m., from Wednesday 9 a.m.to 3 p.m....


France tops Canada, gets last Olympic basketball berth

Thompson produced eight points and seven rebounds in 27 minutes of play in the loss. Canada's Tristan Thompson leaps high for a rebound during their finals ...


Matt Harvey to undergo surgery for thoracic outlet syndrome

Alderson says the clubs knows Harvey "will work as hard as possible to get back on the field for the 2017 season". Harvey finished the season with a 4-10 reco...


Giants sign P Brad Wing to extension through 2019

Financial terms were not released, but NFL Media's Ian Rapoport reported the extension is worth three years and $6.45 million. Wing was scheduled to become a ...


Douglas Costa will miss the Rio Olympics with Brazil

The extensive medical examinations have confirmed this to 100 percent. "In recent weeks, I have discovered a lot while away from the office". "My health is ...


Troon member Montgomerie to hit first shot at 145th Open

Asked if he could remember another time when he had been motivated by failure, Day added without hesitation: " Two weeks ago. Whether this is your first week ...


Young Portugal fan consoles a crying France fan after Euro 2016 final

I know my tackles and how much force to put in them to get the result I want". "I'd like to thank my team-mates, our coach, our wider team in this Euro, the P...


Jordan Spieth pulls out of Olympics

Spieth's withdrawal comes just days before The Open at Royal Troon, with Matt Kuchar now set to take his place in the U.S. team. Two-time major champion and ...


Ballance back in England squad, Anderson out injured

With struggling number three Nick Compton taking time out of cricket , the selectors sprang a surprise by recalling Yorkshire's Gary Ballance for the first of...


Portugal loses its leader, but defeats France

There's no way that Griezmann will be happy taking the individual award over the team one, but it is a deserving honor for a player who was nothing short of sen...


Cris Cyborg refuses to fight new UFC champion Amanda Nunes

UFC 200 will be broadcasted live through UFC Fight Pass. The original main event was a welterweight rematch between Irishman Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz, b...


Final hole putt sees Ko seize lead at US Women's Open

Ko is aiming to capture her third major title after winning last year's Evian Championship and the ANA Inspiration earlier this year. Do the Americans who put...


Ex-Arsenal goalkeeper on trial with Liverpool

Manniger spent the last four years with German side Augsburg, but has the opportunity to impress Jurgen Klopp this week at Melwood, according to The Express . ...


Andy Murray wins his 2nd Wimbledon title

The 29-year-old played with efficiency not seen before as he romped to a second Wimbledon title , cruising past Canadaian Milos Raonic 6-4, 7-6, 7-6 in the m...


US Olympic Women's Gymnastics Team Named - Find Out Who Made It!

And so, she started slow, never made up ground against victor Tori Bowie or second-place Deajah Stevens and could not hold off Prandini, the former University o...


Euro champions Portugal arrive to hero's welcome, presidential honour

The victory has somewhat erased Portugal's harsh memories of the Euro 2004 final defeat to Greece, which left the Real Madrid striker crying on the pitch. Nearl...


Jose Mourinho preparing for spending spree

Manchester United have officially announced their third signing of the Jose Mourinho era, with playmaker Henrikh Mkhitaryan finally completing his long-awaited ...


Andy Murray into semis despite Jo-Wilfried Tsonga comeback at Wimbledon

Tsonga saved three break points while trailing 4-3 in the fourth set. The Scot demolished Kyrgios 7-5 6-1 6-4 as the world number two put in another complet...


Salman Khan thanks fans for making 'Sultan' a hit

Apart from Salman , the Ali Abbas Zafar directorial also features Anushka Sharma as wrester Aarfa. Now that the film was made and released, Ansari said tha...


Five women named to US Olympic gymnastics team

Douglas' underwhelming performance led to questions among the three-member selection committee. "It's very unreal", Biles said . I just want to make it fun a...


Sultan 6th Day Collection: 6 Days Total Box Office Collection: Salman Khan

It's not exactly apples-to-apples as PRDP bowed on a Thursday and Sultan had a Wed-Sun debut. The film entered the 100 crore club in 3 days. Interestingly...


Brock Lesnar noncommittal on future after UFC 200 win

Rousey, on the other hand, went from championship glory to glaring self doubt. The defeat put an end to Edgar's five-fight win streak that stretches back to h...


Junior Dos Santos cleverly calls out Brock Lesnar after UFC 200

The night started with a big win for Daniel Cormier over Anderson Silva. And by beating Frankie Edgar by unanimous decision, former featherweight champion...


Brock Lesnar makes winning return at UFC 200

I'd make him more unstoppable now, because he just did something that I'm not sure anyone else over there can do. Brock Lesnar brought the eyes to UFC 200 , ...


Olympic Champ Douglas Searching for Old Magic at Trials

Charismatic gymnastic superstars Simone Biles and Gabby Douglas will be spearheading the USA's defence of Olympic team gold at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games next...


Portugal beat France to be first-time Euro champions

But thanks to Patricio's array of saves and dogged defending, Ronaldo left a champion. I am very happy that Portugal won. "I asked God to give me another chance...


Martha Karolyi's 'hardest decision' ever sends Gabby Douglas back to the Olympics

Simone Biles and Aly Raisman , both of whom were locks to join the team, cried in anticipation. The 2012 team called themselves the "Fierce Five" and the 1996...


Mane, Matip and Karius start in Liverpool friendly

He's saying all the right things about them. Sadio Mane made his debut as Liverpool began pre-season with a 1-0 victory against Tranmere. Ings, speaking to ...


Bolt named to Olympic team despite injuries at trials

Just ahead of Rio 2016, the Swiss watchmaker has released two new-limited edition chronographs in honour of this formidable athlete: the Big Bang Unico Usain Bo...


Simone Biles wins spot on US Women's Gymnastics team

Five more ladies stamped their tickets to the 2016 Rio Olympics on July 10 as the women's gymnastics Olympic trials came to a close in San Jose, California. T...


Cubs lose for 9th time in 10 games, 12-6 to Pirates

Such was the case again in today's cat-and-mouse game. Niese is 3-8 with a 5.35 ERA and 53 strikeouts in his career against the Cubs . "I'm good", Arrieta sa...


No Curry? No LeBron? No Problem: USA Announces Olympic Basketball Team

While the level of basketball around the world has improved over the years, there is no doubt the Americans are the favorites to leave with some shiny new hardw...