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Fabianski: Lewandowski's lack of goals not a worry

Xherdan Shaqiri's stunning second-half bicycle kick levelled it for Switzerland but they were unlucky to lose in the shootout. Shaqiri , however, came throug...


Tucker Barnhart's three-run homer lifts Reds over Cubs, 5-3

Meals ejected manager Joe Maddon in the second after a questionable strike call with David Ross batting. The Cubs already trailed 4-0 at that point, with ...


Deschamps shows his French philosopher side before final

The final of the Euros will be an exceptional moment for us and we have to make the most of it. They stand one game away from doing just that, and Deschamps i...


Iraq War Contributed to Rise of Terrorism - Australia Ex-Defense Secretary

The Chilcot report was published on Wednesday having taken seven years to compile. "There's not a single day goes by", he said, when he does not think about h...


Ballhawker blasted for attending MLB's military game

Department of Defense identification. So what was gloryhound ballhawk Zack Hample doing there? He also snagged Alex Rodriguez's 3,000th hit, a home run. It's ...


Sprint Cup Series Headed for Night Race in Kentucky This Weekend

This was the event past year that NASCAR experimented with the direction of lower downforce aero rules and it produced one of the best races of the season. Get ...


Marco Estrada to miss All-Star Game after being placed on disabled list

Estrada has struggled with a sore back all season that was re-aggravated by taking batting practice ahead of games in Philadelphia and Colorado, both National L...


Murray joins Federer in Wimbledon semifinals

Since Murray steered his emotional course through that semi-final, which also saw words exchanged on the court, he and Berdych have crossed swords three more ti...


Euro 2016: Wales Has No Regets On Elimination

Even though it was the end of a long season, there was no question of fatigue creeping in, he added. "I was 18, that was my first final. This is a unique oppo...


Wimbledon 2016 final Serena Williams vs Angelique Kerber

In the final of the wheelchair doubles, British pair Alfie Hewett and Australian Open champion Gordon Reid take on French duo Stephane Houdet and Nicolas Peifer...


Matt Harvey considering season-ending surgery

Alderson said Harvey is weighing his options. "I do believe that surgery is probably inevitable and more a question of timing than anything else". The verdict...


'Fragile' Hodgson: 'I don't know what I'm doing here'

Dyke, the former BBC director general who was speaking after the launch of a report into the future of broadcasting in central London, made a TV documentary f...


Wimbledon: Serena Williams will not accept failure

Despite being a heavy favourite to win - as she was in Melbourne - Serena went down in straight sets. She has choked on the last two occasions, in Australia, ...


Dodgers Fail to Land Big Hit, Fall to Orioles in 14 Innings

It was Schoop's lone hit. "I told her - she's an up-and-coming country music singer - she should write a song about it", Showalter said. "I was really, really...


Euro 2016 Trophy to be presented by Xavi Hernandez

He becomes the second man to referee the Champions League and European finals in the same year, following on from Portuguese official Pedro Proenca in 2012. The...


We haven't won anything yet, warns France coach Deschamps

Even without the win, he would be there but he might just finally get the edge over his great rival Lionel Messi with an global trophy. "We put in a lot of effo...


Bolt racing to be fit for Rio after suffering hamstring tear

In 2015, Bolt announced that he meant to retire after the 2017 World Championships in London, England. The 29-year-old, seeking to win the 100 and 200 metres ...


Toronto out homers Royals

Donaldson went 3 for 4 and scored four runs while the Blue Jays won their fourth straight. According to a report by Barry Davis of Sportsnet on Wednesday, Es...


Djokovic shows rare fallibility in shock loss to Querrey

The second round was finally completed on Saturday, two days later than normal because of rain, with No. 24 seed Alexander Zverev of Germany beating Mikhail Y...


Roger Federer enjoys Britain's feel-good story in Marcus Willis

Federer, the world No.3 and 17-time major champion, will be a different prospect altogether, however. "It sounds amusing but I am disappointed to lose", admit...


'Sultan' will break PK's record: Aamir Khan

Aamir Khan, as we know only too well, has a soft centre and is easily moved to tears. One of year's most awaited films, "Sultan" was apparently leaked online ...


Rizzoli: 'Germany-France better than Final'

Portugal have lost their last 10 games against France, who in Antoine Griezmann boast the competition's top scorer with six goals, but midfielder Joao Mario bel...


Grizzlies possible Free Agent targets

It was an expensive day in general for the owners of the Grizzlies with them also giving Chandler Parsons a $94 million, something not lost on the Grizzlies o...


Russian Olympic hopefuls granted accelerated CAS appeal

The Olympic Committee of Russia confirmed in May it had received documents from the International Olympic Committee notifying that a recheck of the doping sampl...


Mutilated Body Washes Up On Rio Olympics Beach Volleyball Site

The violence is the latest in the string of serious problems Rio is facing before the start of the Olympics . Other eligible players who won't be making the tr...


Quaresma's goal in 117th minute helps Portugal advance to Euro 2016 quarters

Portugal go through to meet Poland in Marseille , an opportunity Croatia would surely have fancied, and though there was sympathy for Ante Cacic's claim t...


Euro 2016: Poles into quarter finals after beating Swiss on penalties

Poland face Switzerland in the opening last-16 clash at Saint-Etienne's Stade Geoffroy-Guichard on Saturday afternoon. Arsenal's new £30 million signing G...


Clattenburg to referee Euro 2016 final

Spending by UEFA on Euro 2016 included 650 million euros ($718 million) on organizing the event; 301 million euros ($333 million) in team prize money; and 150...


Chelsea FC Boss Antonio Conte Gives Emotional Goodbye to Italy

After their quarterfinal finished 1-1 in regulation time and neither team scored in extra-time, Italy's bid to put two forgettable World Cup campaigns behind ...


Maple Leafs land Matthews with No. 1 pick in draft

BUFFALO, N.Y. - The Toronto Maple Leafs have selected American centre Auston Matthews first overall in the National Hockey League draft. There were 12 Ameri...


Durant's Warriors jersey is already a hot sell

And after the National Basketball Association superstar announced his decision to leave the Thunder and join the Golden State Warriors, the Yelp page for KD's...


Stephen Curry's wife, Ayesha, regrets calling NBA 'rigged'

He repeated those sentiments in describing the fit with his new teammates, saying, "It was natural, it was authentic, and it was real". Bogut, 31, helped the ...


Erin Donohue fails to qualify for Olympic 1500 final

Olympic Track and Field Trials at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon . She has already accepted a spot on Puerto Rico's Olympic team. Former Southern Oregon run...


Rain Scraps Qualifying In Kentucky; Harvick on Pole

NBCSN's coverage of the race will begin at 7:30 p.m. ET. "You won't leave with a headache, and that's the best part about it", points leader and 2014 Cup cham...


U.S. unsettled after 3 shootings in 4 days

Police said a gun was found at the scene of the Wednesday night Castile shooting and his girlfriend said he had a permit to carry a pistol. Choi said Reynol...


US Olympic team includes DeMarcus Cousins

The USA also now enjoys a 17-game Olympic win streak that dates back to the bronze medal game of the 2004 Athens Olympics. Even without James and Curry, 11 of...


Brock Lesnar unsure about his wrestling future after UFC 200

Hunt and WWE star Brock Lesnar were originally scheduled to be the co-main event, behind Jon Jones' grudge match with champion Daniel Cormier . "I'm here", Les...


France coach Didier Deschamps delighted with team's spunk

France have won the previous three, all in semi-finals - Euro 1984, Euro 2000 and the 2006 World Cup. Portugal, hoping to win an global title for the first ...


Novak Djokovic vows to make amends for Wimbledon shocker

The last time the World No. 1 had lost this early in a Grand Slam was in 2009 when Philipp Kohlschreiber defeated him in the third round of the French Open. I...


First female golfer pulls out of Rio

Dornelles has publicly aired his worries over the budget shortcomings, telling the Brazilian newspaper O Globo on Tuesday that, "I am optimistic about the gam...


Utah Patient is First Zika-Related Death in Continental US

Health officials say they aren't releasing more information on the person or where they traveled due to privacy laws. Zika virus disease is caused by Zi...


West Brom offer Stoke City target Saido Berahino new long-term contract

City have held informal talks about signing the 22 year old and are believed to be looking at a figure of around £15m for a player who has only 12 months left o...


Germany unhappy with level of competition at Euros

A goal and an assist from Cristiano Ronaldo in the space of three second-half minutes sent Portugal into Sunday's final and left Wales and their fans to reflect...


Svetlana Kuznetsova says politics behind Russian track ban for Rio

CAS said it will issue its decision no later than July 21, about two weeks before the 2016 Summer Games are scheduled to begin in Rio de Janeiro. The case is ...


Cavendish wins second Tour de France stage

That was after 237.5km of racing. Ireland's Dan Martin has slipped to 13th overall, 18 seconds behind the race leader. Kittel , who wore the race leader'...


Novak Djokovic Upset By Sam Querrey

Open to join Laver and Don Budge as the only men to claim the calendar-year Grand Slam. Having won the first two sets against the Serbian star Novak Djokov...


Military veteran believed to be lone gunman in Dallas police ambush

USA law enforcement officials said on Friday they were trying to determine the relationship between Johnson, who was killed by police, and the black extremist g...


Hamilton quickest, Rosberg 2nd, in crash-hit final practice

The Brit was fastest in all three practice sessions leading up to qualifying and will be favourite to take pole in his home grand prix. It was the second time...


Wales Squad Enjoy Heroes' Welcome In Cardiff

And a thrilled Evra was proud, but reminded France they still had work to do to complete the job. Wales' emphatic Euros saw them finish top of their group t...


Ganguly Turns 44, Wishes Galore on Twitter

After clarifying offering Shastri the role, the former India captain also confirmed that the CAC, that comprised of Sachin Tendulkar and VVS Laxman, will have n...