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Amir takes last wicket as Pakistan beat England by 75 runs

While Yasir was the worthy recipient of many a plaudit, seamer Rahat Ali claimed the first three England wickets to fall, while Pakistan's victory was sea...


Popovich bids farewell to Duncan

Tim Duncan was all about the game - right up until his exit from it forever. And we all know why, it's not Tim Duncan to bring any attention to himself. His ...


Brock Lesnar failed drug test ahead of UFC 200

Prior to this, Lesnar had been tested three times throughout the month of June without any violations. He defeated Mark Hunt by unanimous decision. He made two ...


New details revealed in police report of Golden State's Draymond Green arrest

The Detroit News obtained the documents under a Freedom of Information request and it stated the victim was Jermaine Edmondson, a fifth-year senior defensive ...


Klavan 'close' to completing £4.2m Liverpool switch

Klavan, likely, could be there before them. Liverpool have identified Augsburg's Ragnar Klavan as a target to provide defensive cover and will look to tie u...


National Basketball Association legend Nate Thurmond has died at 74

Thurmond was voted one of the 50 Greatest Players in NBA history for his record-breaking 14-year career in the basketball league. The dominant defensive pla...


Henrik Stenson Sees Off Phil Mickelson to Win British Open

JOHNSON FADES That is a good omen for Mickelson, who beat Stenson to win the 2013 Open at Muirfield, but it will also provide encouragement to Haas. I knew I...


Keselowski finally earns 1st Daytona victory

Keselowski's victory total makes a strong case that it is he, not Dale Earnhardt Jr . - with three plate wins during that span and 10 overall - who should be r...


Rio-bound Henrik Stenson wins 2016 Open Championship

The attention has shifted away from Jordan Spieth , who a year ago came within one shot of a playoff in his quest for the Grand Slam, to the 32-year-old Johnso...


Giroud nets twice as France book Germany showdown

France lost the game in Brazil 1-0. He could stick with Umtiti, bring back Rami or play Eliaquim Mangala. Eidur Gudjohnsen (L) of Iceland speaks with Patrice...


Sweden's Henrik Stenson wins British Open with record score

The vanquished will not have to wait long for another chance, because the year's final major, the PGA Championship at Baltusrol in New Jersey, begins in less th...


Froome tightens Tour grip as rivals struggle to keep up

Froome was over three minutes behind the victor on the mountainous 160km stage from Bourg-en-Bresse to Culoz, but finished alongside his main rivals. "With me...


France break Germany's 50-year hold over hosts at finals

He's only netted six times in 37 internationals, with his solitary strike at Euro 2016 coming against unheralded Iceland. They had not netted that many in a maj...


Henrik Stenson outduels Mickelson, shatters British Open record in dramatic win

One shot off the lead entering the final round, Stenson recovered from a bogey on the first with birdies on the second and sixth to close within two shots of le...


Man United: Pereira targets breakthrough season

Mourinho speaking to MUTV about Mkhitaryan's performance against Wigan said "he is a top-class player and is now at the best stage" of his footballing career ...


Longoria homers twice, leads Odorizzi, Rays past Orioles 5-2

The last Baltimore pitcher to have as many relief wins though 88 games of a season was Arthur Rhodes (eight) in 1996. Brad Brach threw a flawless eighth and Z...


Son of Louisiana man killed by police speaks out

Police also claimed that large chunks of concrete had been hurled at them at a protest earlier in the day, but that no officers were injured. The incident o...


Tour de France: Jarlinson Pantano grabs maiden stage for IAM Cycling

Bauke Mollema of the Netherlands remains second at 1:47 behind Froome with young Briton Adam Yates third at 2:45. After several foiled attacks, a group of 13 ...


Eric Hosmer Named All-Star Game MVP As AL Wins

Bryant got a warm homecoming in San Diego , where the Las Vegas native spent three years slugging for the University of San Diego Toreros before the Cubs ...


Kyle Edmund takes Britain into Davis Cup semifinals

Andy Murray tipped Kyle Edmund to go right to the top of the game after his Davis Cup heroics against Serbia . He will surely lean on cheerleader-in-chief ...


Dana White Doesn't Plan on Talking to Jon Jones

Cormier II is the bout everyone seemed okay with. Jones was removed from the UFC's landmark card Wednesday night after the potential doping violation was ...


France face Ronaldo in poignant Euro 2016 final

England and Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand believes that the European Championship final against France is the last opportunity for Cristiano Ronaldo ...


Andy Murray vs Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, quarter final, Wimbledon 2016

For Tsonga, too, everything he achieves from here on in at this year's tournament is a bonus - having come back from two sets down to beat John Isner 19-17 in...


Messi unlucky not to have won major trophy with Argentina - Crespo

Messi dropped a bombshell following Argentina's shoot-out defeat to Chile in last month's Copa America Centenario decider, announcing his plan to retire from wo...


South Korean duo snapping at Ko's heels

Women's Open, bolstering her chance for her third major title in less than a year. "I got some putts rolling", Ko said. "There's still one more round going on...


Tim Duncan thanks Spurs fans in open letter

Duncan arrived the following June as one of the surest things ever, a four-year player at Wake Forest with NBA-ready skills and smarts. The former San Anton...


Williams sisters have big day at Wimbledon

I also learned that you can't win everything, even though I try really hard. She pulled even with Steffi Graf for the most major championships in the Open er...


Kevin Garnett is Not Ready to Retire

Taylor said that Garnett told him he would like to play next season, but is unsure if his body can handle it. On the one hand, Garnett has the chance to hold ...


Karolyi makes right choice with Gabby Douglas

Biles could breathe easy as she awaited the announcement and so could her family members and coaches. The Americans have built a dynasty over the past six years...


Popovich: I wouldn't be here without Duncan

Duncan announced his retirement Monday and did not attend the press conference. “I can be on him in a game and ask him why hes not rebounding in a relative...


Craig Kimbrel Injury: Updates on Red Sox Closer's Knee

Kimbrel was ruled out Friday due to knee soreness, per the Boston Globe's Alex Speier . Kimbrel, who was acquired from the San Diego Padres this past off...


Rafa Benitez hopeful Moussa Sissoko will stay at Newcastle

The £25 million rated Dutch global has been rumoured to favour a move away from St. James' Park after his side got relegated at the end of the 2015-16 campaign....


Kenseth pulls away late to win Cup race at New Hampshire

One: teammate Erik Jones was hot on his trail. The bet paid off. NASCAR is at New Hampshire for this todays Sprint Cup series race. He entered the race in...


UFC Fighter Amanda Nunes Becomes First Openly LGBTQ Champion

Miesha Tate vs. Amanda Nunes for the UFC women's bantamweight championship: Tate , the reigning champ, is a big favorite in this matchup. It was the same s...


Phoenix police getting clearer picture of 'street shooter' serial killer

Several similar incidents followed through June 12 with most of the victims who died shot outside their home at night, police said . According to police,...


Milos Raonic Downs Federer in Wimbledon SF

But the second seed won't underestimate Raonic who reached the final by coming from two sets to one down to defeat seven-time champion Federer. Sunday's fin...


Davis' 2 homers power Athletics past Blue Jays, 5-4

Davis has three home runs in two back-to-back victories against Toronto, Oakland's first two games since the All-Star break. Davis was 2 for 4 in his ninth ca...


Open Championship Winner Eager for Rio Olympic Golf

The pair put on a sublime masterclass of skill and nerve despite the testing, breezy conditions in a showdown which will arguably eclipse the famous " Duel in t...


Raonic proud of reaching Wimbledon final

Some come in their early 20s, some mid-20s. I rejoined the team to help Andy and he achieved something very important'. "I still get angry, maybe it's a bit b...


Luck turns for Colin Montgomerie at The Open

Spieth had the opposite problem of touching the ball too often with his putter at Troon, adding: "I'm hitting the ball great, I'm just really struggling on the ...


Cummings solos to superb stage seven win at Tour de France

Cummings broke clear of the peloton on the Col d'Aspin with 15 kilometres to go and stayed away to the finish at Lac de Payolle . Daryl Impey of South Afri...


Andy Murray celebrates his Wimbledon triumph back on Centre Court

The latest ATP rankings show Djokovic still well ahead on 15,040 points, with Murray up to 10,195 and Roger Federer well back in third with 5,945. Playing h...


Expect competition ramifications with Dale Earnhardt Jr. missing races

Jeff Gordon could come out of retirement next weekend to race the Brickyard 400 if Dale Earnhardt Jr. isn't recovered from concussion symptoms in time for the r...


Rafael Nadal: Tennis star cleared to play in Rio Olympic Games

Nuzman said the golfers are trying to blame Zika behind their snub but the media reports have revealed that they are skipping the upcoming games as there is n...


Czech Tennis Player Tomas Berdych Withdraws from Rio Olympics over Zika Concerns

The head of the Rio Olympics says the world's top-four men's golfers have withdrawn because there is no prize money - not because of the Zika virus. After cle...


Paes-Bopanna steer India into Davis Cup play-offs

Bopanna had overcome Sarvar Ikramov 6-2, 6-7, 6-1 on that occasion in a tightly fought contest. He broke serve in the ninth game after Chung slapped a forehand ...


Antonie Griezmann Explains His Euro 2016 Goal Celebrations

The Atletico Madrid forward, though, has been about much more than goals - he has been the match-winner who influences games near enough every time he gets on t...


Will Power holds off Helio Castroneves for 3rd win of year

Dixon's time of 59.907s was just enough to nip Helio Castroneves who was on pole up until then at 59.943s. The Schmidt Peterson guys were great in the pits. "Wh...


Leon, Red Sox beat Yanks 5-2 for sixth straight win

Charged with five runs, four earned, through 5.1 innings, Sabathia's now made five straight starts with at least five runs. "Just the result is not coming". Rod...


UFC 200 victor Brock Lesnar flagged for potential doping violation

Hunt, upon hearing of Lesnar's potential infraction, was understandably upset, going so far as to threaten walking away from the UFC . Amid the thrill of getti...