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Swede Noren leads by two at Scottish Open

But after devastating floods caused the event to be cancelled, the world number 48 chose to compete in Scotland and donate money for every birdie (500 USA dolla...


Serena Williams wins 22nd Grand Slam title

He said: "I don't like 22, I don't like 24, because Serena doesn't equal, she beats records". The numbers. "So I know she won a lot, so that's basically it". "I...


Brad Ziegler Hopes To Bring 'Different Look' To Red Sox's Bullpen

The Red Sox acquired the relief pitcher from the Arizona Diamondbacks for prospects Jose Almonte and Luis Alejandro Basabe early Saturday, and he'll have to...


Jason Roy hits 162 as England wins 4th ODI to clinch series

Mendis, who has been Sri Lanka's most promising young batsman of a tough campaign, top-scored with 77 from 64 balls, his fourth and highest half-century of th...


Ko misses history as US Women's Open bid unravels

So it kind of took me by surprise. "Why am I not able to control my hands?'" she recalled. "I just play, focus on my game and try to play my game and be patient...


Griezmann brace puts France in final

Rizzoli awarded a penalty for Bastian Schweinsteiger's handling offence, though some argue it was a harsh decision. I'm very proud as a coach and proud of my pl...


Portugal arrive home after Euro triumph

Full name Ederzito Antonio Macedo Lopes, he has never played for any of the big three clubs in his homeland. Ronaldo, who had his struggles in the tournament ...


Hull pair Allan McGregor and Alex Bruce suffer long-term injuries

The first team squad has already spent close to a week in the intense heat of the Algarve as the opening days of pre-season have seen the players put through th...


Nationals must oppose greyhound ban: Labor

State Opposition Leader Luke Foley meanwhile says Labor will join forces with the Shooters Fishers and Farmers party and Christian Democrat Fred Nile to oppose ...


Sunday cover: Cristiano Ronaldo v Antoine Griezmann, Portugal v France - It's here

But France have their own emerging superstar to call on. The paper's front page sees a triumphant Ronaldo standing tall above 11 cockerels - in reference ...


Ryan Lochte falls to Chase Kalisz in Olympic swim trials stunner

Olympic Trials. He put up the best American time of 2015 in the 200 freestyle, and he's one of the favorites to make the Olympic team in the event. She's sw...


DUI charge dropped against Miami RB Mark Walton

With the charge dropped, the chances of Walton being in the mix for the Canes this fall are significantly better. Walton was stopped by Miami police on Apri...


Mixed martial arts promotional company UFC sold for $4B

The company, founded by Robert Kraft, is part of a group of investors that recently made a high-profile deal to purchase the UFC . Meanwhile, the majority of...


Philippines tells citizens in China not to discuss SCS dispute

Although few other countries paid attention when the case was taken up by the court a year ago, Vietnam has now rhetorically supported the Philippines's right t...


Serena Williams wins Wimbledon for historic 22nd grand slam title

The fourth seed won what was arguably the point of the contest in the fourth game of the second when she crushed a backhand from well outside the doubles alley ...


El Paso Leaders Condemn Police Chief's Remarks on Black Lives Matter

Demonstrators on Friday protested the fatal shooting of black men by police in Louisiana and Minnesota and also the deaths of some local residents this year. ...


Portugal shatters French dream and leaves nation, and Ronaldo, in tears

It was tiresome and stodgy at times but the record books will only show that Portugal went from third-place in its group to champion, with little help from Rona...


CBI arrests Kejriwal's key aide with corruption

The searches had generated controversy with AAP Government leveling charges against the Centre for destabilizing the city Government. The accused have alleged...


UFC sold for $4 billion, White stays on to run promotion

According to FloCombat's Jeremy Botter , who broke the news of the UFC's potential sale last month, WME-IMG courted several investors to help finance the pur...


Giancarlo Stanton beats Frazier in All-Star Home Run Derby

Swinging in his home stadium, No. 6 seed Wil Myers hit 10 home runs, losing to Duvall hit his 11th homer with 1:24 left on the clock. The VR broadcast is pr...


Rooney: 'It's better' if new boss is English

Rumors suggested that captain Rooney was about to do the same, taking the same steps as Leo Messi following Argentina's Copa America disappointment. But Roon...


Lesnar outclasses Hunt at UFC 200

Brock Lesnar's UFC return came with a price, and we now know what that price is. Daniel Cormier dominated a decision over Anderson Silva, who took the figh...


Spieth the latest star golfer to withdraw from Olympics

The Americans still have four players in Rio, the most of any country. So many leading players have already ruled themselves out of the 2016 Olympics, includi...


Portugal win Euro 2016, Ronaldo wins battle of magnificent 7s

The former Swansea forward, now at Lille, would likely not have been on the pitch had Ronaldo not been injured. "It is a moment of huge happiness and we all wan...


Portuguese boy consoles French fan after Euro 2016 final

But all that has been forgotten this time as the team shrugged off an injury to their talisman Ronaldo and won their biggest trophy in the country's sporting hi...


Lewis Hamilton hails "outstanding" Mercedes vehicle

The young Dutchman again showed what a huge challenge he poses to Ricciardo at Red Bull, pushing his vehicle to the limit as he passed Rosberg for second on l...


UFC sold for $4 billion

In the official release issued on UFC.com this morning, White spoke more about why fans can rest assured that the sport is still in good hands. "I'm obvious...


Hundreds join 'Black Lives Matter' protest in London

While others say it wasn't his place. If the same conclusion of the above linked study applies to blacks as well as whites, most people who are killed by cops ...


Did Gabby Douglas Make The Olympic Team? Women's US Gymnastics Team Announced

But in a sport that routinely sees champions determined by fractions of a point, Biles's margin of victory on an off-night was even more impressive. "I really...


Charles Barkley: Kevin Durant 'Trying To Cheat' Way To Title With Warriors

Hall of Fame power forward Charles Barkley said on Wednesday he was disappointed that Kevin Durant has opted to ride the Golden State "gravy train" instead o...


Mavericks To Offer Harrison Barnes Max Contract

Instead, he and former Warriors teammate Andrew Bogut will have a new home in Dallas. Immediately after Durant announced his decision, via The Players' Tr...


Walks by Logan Verrett and Daniel Murphy do in Mets

A reporter made the mistake of asking about how Murphy has "carried" the Nationals , and the modest infielder began rattling off the names of other contributor...


Four teams looking to lure Dwyane Wade from Heat

Miami Heat president Pat Riley is scheduled to meet with Kevin Durant later this Sunday, and Dwyane Wade is expected to bring his free agency decision shortl...


MLB All-Star Game: Syndergaard, Cespedes Both Out

Cespedes still was bothered by the quadriceps strain he suffered in the field Friday night. The Nationals added to their lead in the top of the third on D...


Portuguese Boy Consoles Devastated French Fan After Euro 2016 Final

Ronaldo was stretchered off in tears in the first half and limped on crying with joy again after his side delivered the final knockout blow in the month-long ...


Tim Duncan Retires From NBA

One that has enjoyed prolonged success during his 19 year reign in San Antonio . Despite his playing in a reduced role as a rim-protecting center for his las...


Giants' Bumgarner has no-hitter through 7 innings

Ross Cameron). The only thing keeping the All-Star starter from a ideal game to that point was an error by Gregor Blanco in the fifth inning. LF Angel Pagan h...


Kevin Durant accepts villain role as part of new challenge

That includes one quote from Kerry. Listen, I'm not going to hate on Kevin Durant . Does he feel guilty about leaving the Thunder? When I made this decisio...


Wimbledon champion Murray hopes the best is yet to come

It was the first time Federer had lost in a Wimbledon semi-final and after the 3-6, 7-6, 6-4, 5-7, 3-6 defeat, the 34-year-old saluted all corners of Centre Cou...


How Murray sealed glory: Wimbledon final game by game

The second-seeded Murray was playing in his 11th major final, but the first against someone other than Novak Djokovic or Roger Federer. Murray remained in cru...


Parsons gets $94.8M max deal from Grizzlies

Conley is as consistent as they come when he's on the court, but health has been a bit of an issue in recent years. Turner was AP Player of the Year in 2009-1...


Lesnar beats Hunt, Tate loses at UFC 200

For a fighter returning after five years, Lesnar is still the biggest draw in the company. But boy did the former heavyweight champion of the world prove hi...


Three women's bantamweight fights to make after UFC 200

Nunes wore a rainbow-themed T-shirt during the week, with the slogan 'We Are All Fighters.' Other UFC 200 stars, including Mark Hunt and Daniel Cormier, took...


UFC 200: Amanda Nunes submits Miesha Tate for women's bantamweight title

The championship carousel in the women's bantamweight division continues to spin. "Wherever we are - whether we're on the feet or on the ground - I'm just gon...


Rays limp into break with another loss, 4-0 to Red Sox

Price took the loss against Texas his last time out, giving up eight hits and three runs in eight innings. Coming into the break with a higher than expected E...


Defending champion Novak Djokovic knocked out by Sam Querrey

The 29-year-old said: "I believe in positive things in life". Novak Djokovic was sent crashing out of Wimbledon by big-serving Sam Querrey on Saturday, sh...


Cristiano Ronaldo showed pure class with this gesture to Nani

Portugal's shocking upset in the Euro 2016 championship proved to be too much for one devastated French fan. "I did not succeed in the way I imagined , and I...


Sam Allardyce to be interviewed for England job this week

The Wearsiders pulled out of a deal for the 25-year-old Inter Milan full-back last Friday after a fee had reportedly been agreed between the two clubs. "It was ...


Griezmann awarded as Euro 2016 best XI revealed

After so many near-misses, Portugal finally holds an global trophy, and the country is determined to enjoy the moment, welcoming the victorious Euro 2016 team...


Murray Outlasts Tsonga To Reach Wimbledon Final Four

Murray will face 12th-seeded Tomas Berdych in Friday's semifinal. Federer will play Milos Raonic of Canada in his semi-final; given Raonic has beaten the ...