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Tour de France 2016: Brits dominate - but will they stay there?

It went from one extreme to the other. "We've been tested every day", Brailsford said. Martin, who was born in Birmingham but represents Ireland, moved up t...


Cleveland Indians win second-half opener at Twins

Cleveland Indians pitcher Trevor Bauer throws against the Minnesota Twins in the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 16, 2016, in Minneapolis . Jeff...


Red-hot Hamilton wins at British Grand Prix

The young Dutchman again showed what a huge challenge he poses to Ricciardo at Red Bull, pushing his auto to the limit as he passed Rosberg for second on lap 16...


Pirates activate Gerrit Cole for Saturday start at Nationals

In the 7th inning, the Nationals would use a safety squeeze by Strasburg to score Danny Espinosa , giving the Nats a 2-1 lead. Jeurys Familia, the last of f...


Antonio Conte Aiming To Restore Chelsea To Top Four

The pressure is not important for me. "It is not right to say names because these players are at other teams - I don't like other managers speaking about my p...


Pereira determined to stay in Mourinho plans

You have to know their teammates and their qualities so I am trying to learn everything very quickly. "Game by game it will be better and better. Of course ...


Game of Thrones rules the Emmys with 23 nominations

It is facing off with The Americans, Better Call Saul , Downton Abbey , Homeland , House of Cards and Mr Robot in the best drama category. Spy drama The...


Keselowski wins Sprint Cup race in Kentucky

Keselowski's gas tank was so empty that he couldn't perform a celebratory burnout; his vehicle had to be pushed to victory lane by a safety truck. Keselowski'...


Turkey detains 6000 after failed coup attempt as people mourn those killed

He said the attempted overthrow may have been staged to justify a crackdown. Two days after a failed military coup, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's c...


Portugal invites bereft France football fan to visit

We chose to look back at the tournament and figure out which players had the biggest impacts at their respective positions from a fantasy perspective. All of us...


Brazil stages anti-terror drill in Rio station ahead of Games

In the lead up to the Olympics, the country has sent some 100 police officers to international events around the world, such as the Super Bowl, Tour de France, ...


How Phil Mickelson got gritty on day everything felt off

Stenson birdies the last to finish at 20 under. "You know he's not going to back down and he's going to try to make birdies on every hole", Stenson said. 7, a...


Chelsea hope to tempt Roma defender to England

The Greece global has been linked with both Arsenal and Premier League rivals Chelsea, but Pallotta angrily denied yesterday that the Serie A side were ready to...


F1 British GP: Mercedes withdraws appeal against Rosberg penalty

The action started properly after five laps, and many drivers opted for intermediate tyres, with Hamilton , Verstappen and Pérez benefitting from waiting lat...


Wimbledon: Andy Murray captures his second title

The Serb still holds a significant lead of nearly 5,000 points in the rankings, though, and Murray acknowledged that it is a big ask to overhaul the 12-time Gra...


Is Serena Williams the greatest women's tennis player of all time?

She picked up her game in the second set, pumping her arms to celebrate winners as the Centre Court crowd tried to will her back into the match. "There's only...


Euro 2016: France have 'already' made history - Deschamps

Griezmann made no mistake from the spot as he sent the Manuel Neuer the wrong way to put the hosts ahead. While a repeat of the Brazil rout was never on the...


A thankful Popovich bids farewell to 'irreplaceable' Duncan

The Spurs had a winning percentage of at least.600 in every season since Duncan was drafted. The 40-year-old Duncan , who was originally selected by the Sp...


Murray survives, Raonic into semis

The new tournament favourite goes into his quarter-final against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga today boasting a 12-3 win record over the Frenchman. Murray, on the other ...


Colombia's Jarlinson Pantano wins gruelling 15th stage of Tour de France

But by the final climb, that group had been winnowed down to two: Pantano and Rafal Majka of Poland. The 160 kilometre stage from Bourg-en-Bresse to Culoz saw...


Islamic State claims French massacre

Earlier today, Bayan, a radio station linked to the radical group, also stated that Lahouaiej-Bouhlel had employed a "new, special operation using a truck" to ...


National Football League notebook: Von Miller signs record-breaking $114.5M deal with Broncos

The Denver Broncos drafted Von Miller with the second overall pick in 2011 out of Texas A&M. But if my window closes, I'm going to make sure I open up a thousan...


On eve of convention, an underwhelming rollout of GOP ticket

Crooked Hillary Clinton, Turkey, Nice, Brexit, NAFTA-which Trump opposes, but Pence championed. In an interview with Sean Hannity of Fox News, Pence downplaye...


Michael Page gives epic 'Pokemon Go' celebration at Bellator 158

The welterweight division is one of the more stacked in Bellator, with Andrey Koreshev occupying top spot after defeating former UFC champ Benson Henderson, but...


Ings and Woodburn see Liverpool to victory

Look for players you can have and make the best of it. I'm 100 per cent happy with the guys we have brought in until now". "You could see Sadio [Mane] and Rober...


Wahab hopes to not let down supporters in England

Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen has joined the chorus of players who believe Mohammad Amir should have been given a lifetime ban for his role in the ...


Tom Brady's Appeal Rejected By Federal Court by Cyrus Geller

But this time, the star quarterback of the New England Patriots will need help - and incredible good fortune - from the nation's highest court to pull out ano...


Napoli Expecting Arsenal and Juventus Target Gonzalo Higuain Back Later This Month

It was suggested by the Partenopei's official radio station, Radio Kiss Kiss Napoli , on Saturday that Arsenal were poised to land the striker for €50 mi...


Kevin Durant: The right call?

He ultimately pointed at Durant's departure as a choice that didn't fit in line with the person Cornett came to know over nine years in Oklahoma City. And an av...


Clinton interviews potential running mates as deadline nears

The series of meetings come as Clinton finalizes her running mate selection process, a source familiar with the process told CNN , and hours after presumptive ...


Von Miller and Denver Broncos strike deal

Miller reacted by cropping general manager John Elway out of an Instagram photo which also included head coach Gary Kubiak , defensive cohort DeMarcus Ware ...


France captain Hugo Lloris determined to finish Euro 2016 campaign in style

Italian referee Nicola Rizzoli saw that German captain Bastian Schweinsteiger handled the ball in an aerial challenge with Patrice Evra . Instead it was Germ...


Theresa May takes over as Britain's Brexit PM

Ms May, who had favoured a vote to stay in the European Union, must now decide when and how to start official divorce proceedings from the other 27 countries,...


Demba Ba suffers potentially career-ending broken leg

Playing for Shanghai Shenhua in their local clash against rivals Shanghai SIPG, the Senegal worldwide appears to have snapped the lower half of his right leg ...


Donaldson delivers two HRs in Jays' 8-3 win

Nice we've got the break coming up, but we made the decision for him. Dickey said, "It's great. Like I said before, you know if you just do your job, you know...


Mourinho thrilled by 'amazing' United fans

However, the Manchester United boss is now all set to retain these three players, according to a report in English newspaper Daily Mail . There were around 7...


Paul Manafort: Convention will show "very personal" side of Donald Trump

There are other absences, including Sen. White is hugely known and hugely popular among average voters, and having Gulbis and White deliver testimonials to Trum...


Angry McIlroy has 'no regrets' over Olympic snub

With two-time major victor Jordan Spieth the latest to withdraw from the Olympics on Monday, the tournament will be without its four top players as Jason Day an...


Rondo: Bulls Is Still Butler's Team

Dwyane Wade danced onto the stage holding TV host Kelly Ripa's hand Thursday morning, settled into his chair and smiled broadly as the studio audience roared...


United's Mourinho era begins with victory at Wigan

Two of United's summer signings made their debuts - attacking midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan and defender Eric Bailly - while Ed Woodward looked on from the st...


Jose's Man United start with a 2-0 cruise

Goals early in the second half from Will Keane and Andreas Pereira secured victory for United who parted company with former manager Louis van Gaal after w...


Nintendo Classic Mini is a "standalone" system and won't get more games

Fresh off the success of Pokemon GO , Nintendo is launching another retro gaming product for the holiday shopping season - a mini Nintendo Entertainmen...


England vs Pakistan: Kevin Pietersen rejected approach to become tourists' batting consultant

Mohammad Amir, who was jailed for spot-fixing a match at Lord's in 2010, will play a test there against England this week. "I heard about that; it's the sam...


Owen Smith to launch Labour leadership bid with 'new deal' pledge

Mr Smith is expected to say at the launch: "It is not enough for the The Labour Party to simply talk about being anti-austerity". Members of the suspended par...


Russell Westbrook Trade Rumors: Boston Celtics Emerge As Likeliest Destination

According to a report from Howard Beck, Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Russell Westbrook may be traded before the start of the 2016-17 season. Durant said ...


Ko leads by one shot at US Open golf

The most memorable of them all is Blackwolf Run when I first played (in 2012), because I was so nervous. Ji has no other finish in the tournament higher than ...


Read Tim Duncan's heartfelt goodbye letter to fans

Duncan's retirement also marks the end of the Spurs' storied Big Three. He might be the best power forward in the history of basketball. "As a young guy when...


Dwyane Wade: Dwyane Wade fielding offers for $20M per year

Wade made $20 million with Miami last season, but the Heat are offering half that this time around. In the biggest farfetched wild card of Phil Jackson's se...


France makes Davis cup semis by beating Czech Republic 3-1

Czech Republic vs France 1-1Playing at Werk Arena, Trinec, on indoor hard court, the Czech Republic and France get the things running with the encounter between...


Rio Olympics: Jordan Spieth Dubs Withdrawal From 2016 Games Life's Toughest Decision

He said he got into golf to win championships - not to grow the game. "I got into golf to win championships , and major championships ". The absence of nu...