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US wants more than tie to advance

Both teams will go at each other. The U.S. Men's National Team can lock up a spot in the knockout rounds of the Copa America Centenario with a win tonight against Paraguay . "We were a man down for a while too with the red card but we had ch...

Djokovic finally wins French Open, beating Murray in final

The world number one recalled going through a range emotions en route to rounding off his come-from-behind four-set triumph over Andy Murray and was particularly complimentary of the crowd for their support after his loss to Stan Wawrinka past year.

Jamie Vardy's wife comments on striker's proposed transfer to Arsenal

The Gunners have so-far been frustrated in their attempts to lure Jamie Vardy away from Leicester with the BBC reporting today that the striker has chose to delay making a decision over his proposed move to the Emirates until after Euro 2016.

Euro 2016: Early goal paves way for Swiss win against Albania

Fabien Schaer scored the only goal with a powerful header in the fifth minute of the tetchy affair in Lens. But Albania had already seen Armando Sadiku thwarted by Sommer and, aided by some less than clinical finishing from the Switzerland strike...

Penguins remain confident after losing Game 3 in overtime

Just keep shooting and try to wear them down, try to find a hole. It will be a brand new series if the Sharks are able to secure a win at home Monday night. How the Kris Letang-led blue line responds to help Murray rebound from the loss could be as...

Simeone reconsiders future at Atletico after Champions League defeat

Ronaldo admitted that his performance was not up to his usual high standards, pointing to fatigue after a long season, but the 31-year-old says victory matters above everything else. and I want to carry on like that. "After this I have more than ...

Gordie Howe, Known as 'Mr. Hockey,' Dies at 88

Now the Tampa Bay Lightning vice president and general manager, Yzerman said it was an honor to wear the same uniform as Howe. You see, Gordie Howe has a special place in my life because my parents - well, actually my dad - named me after him.

Federer made a winning return in Stuttgart

Federer will face German qualifier Florian Mayer in the quarter-finals on Friday. In his first match in a month, Roger Federer overcame a stiff challenge from American teenager Taylor Fritz to reach the Mercedes Cup quarterfinals with a 6-4, 5-...

Kieran Read claims All Blacks will ease into their series with Wales

Read agreed that there have been changes to the Wales game plan in recent times, with more flair being exhibited, but he noted that physical confrontation was still a key facet of their play. Yet, all we can do as fans is remain hopeful and optimisti...

Turkish president Erdogan to attend Muhammad Ali funeral

Residents have left flowers, balloons and tributes at Ali's childhood home and Fischer said: "The champ was a supernatural figure who crossed all kinds of boundaries, from athletics to arts, to humanitarian activities, from black to white, from Chr...

Wall St falls sharply on oil drop, global growth worries

In Asia, share markets traded lower on Friday in morning session, after a decline in oil prices weighed on U.S. stocks, snapping Wall Street's three-day winning streak. "Demand for oil seems to be stronger than we anticipated and the price continue...

Wozniacki wins Nottingham opener, 1st match in 10 weeks

However, qualifier Tara Moore provided some British cheer, the world number 280 beating Donna Vekic - a player 169 places above her in the rankings - 6-2 7-5. In the deciding set Kontaveit, ranked 97 in the world, surged into a 4-1 lead, which had ...

Betting odds have Penguins favoured to win Cup at home

Crucial road victories in Games 2 and 5 powered San Jose to a six-game series win over the St. Louis Blues in the Western Conference Final, lifting their league-best road win total this season to 33 games heading into Monday's Sharks vs. "We've had ...

Rafael Nadal to miss Wimbledon because of wrist injury

Nadal has not won at Wimbledon since 2010, though his victories there include a 2008 two-tiebreaker, 9-7 final set victory over Roger Federer widely regarded as one of the greatest matches in tennis history. He also had to pull out before the 2009 ...

Justin Bieber involved in fist fight

The two shove each other before his unknown opponent throws the first punch to the pop star's head, spurring him to reciprocate. But Bieber probably wishes what happened after the game was kept under wraps. Justin recently teased the controversy b...

Recharged Ricciardo can be a handful for Hamilton

And Ricciardo, also denied victory at the Spanish Grand Prix after another strategical blunder by his team, emerged from the pits in second and unable to find a route past eventual victor Lewis Hamilton . It would be a nice and unexpected story for ...

Florida renaming football field after Steve Spurrier

During his time in Florida, Spurrier won one national championship in 1997 and played for another the year prior. "We feel this was an appropriate way to commemorate one the most legendary figures in Gator athletics history", UF athletic director ...

Neil Lennon is new Hibs' Head Coach

But Alan Stubbs' replacement knows his job will be made significantly harder if he can not keep hold of his highly-rated youngsters. Stokes spent the second half of the recently concluded season on loan at Scottish Championship club Hibernian and h...

How Stephen Keshi Died At Home, Nigerians Mourn

He was first and only indigenous coach to lead Nigeria to win the nations cup. Keshi was Nigeria's first captain to the FIFA World Cup. "Keshi to Pirates? There was a possibility before he joined the Nigerian national team", he added.

Murray cruises through to French Open fourth round

If Murray goes on to win the title he would be the first to do so after playing five-set matches in the first two rounds since Gaston Gaudio in 2004. "If you look at the first two matches, for sure I'm not playing my best tennis, but I know I have ...

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Murray says need to learn from US Open defeat to Nishikori

Murray was badly in need of inspiration and he was handed it via umpire Carlos Ramos who gave the 2016 runner-up a time violation while serving at 1-1 in the second set. "I think ...

Ronaldo attracting headlines after reports he might quit Madrid

It's an honour to play against the best teams in the world and that's what Mexico really needs. Ronaldo has 11 goals in five games with the national team this season, includi...

Shah rules out resumption of Indo-Pak bilateral cricket ties

BJP National President Amit Shah has said, India will be among the top prime countries in the world in 2022 when it is completing 75 years of Independence. If asked, I will say t...

Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor agree to August fight

Conor McGregor's coach has called on Olympic champs Katie Taylor and Michael Conlan to join the undercard for the now-confirmed mega fight against Floyd Mayweather . As aforement...

Baltimore Orioles select DL Hall 21st Overall

On Monday, the Orioles selected high school left-handed pitcher DL Hall out of Valdosta High School (Ga.) with the 21st overall pick. Josh Keaton, of Colorado Springs, became t...

Kiwis beat British to reach America's Cup challenger finals

The victor will meet two-time defending champion Oracle Team USA in the 35th America's Cup match starting June 17. "The boys really dug deep". " We will be back next time an...

Qatar soccer team face punishment over emir T-shirts

If Qatar does not win its next matches against a weak China and Syria, it will become the first host nation not to have qualified for a World Cup before hosting one. Japan coach ...

Zidane revels in 'historic' Real Madrid Champions League win

Real Madrid star Gareth Bale insists he is happy at the European champions and has no plans to leave despite speculation over his future. "I'm happy, I'm incredibly satisfied". "W...

Lakers Will Hold Workouts With Lonzo Ball, Markelle Fultz

The Lakers have insisted they have kept an open mind on whom they will select with their No. 2 pick. "Team-wise, I think that the Lakers are a better fit", said the never-shutt...

Incredible stats behind Nadal's 10th French Open

Just as remarkable as Rafael Nadal's unprecedented total of 10 French Open championships is that he is 10-0 in finals at Roland Garros . Once a very promising soccer player,...

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Juan Martin del Potro comforts tearful Nicolas Almagro

Juan Martin del Potro comforts tearful Nicolas Almagro

I can imagine what you are feeling. However, it appeared to gee him into action as he won the next three sets to book a place in the third round after a match that entertained th...

Ferrari has chosen its number one driver - Hamilton

Ferrari has chosen its number one driver - Hamilton

Vettel started second to teammate Kimi Raikkonen in the Monaco Grand Prix but benefited from a favorable strategy to jump the Finn in the pit stops and secure his third vi...

Julian Edelman and the Patriots are reportedly close on a contract extension

Julian Edelman and the Patriots are reportedly close on a contract extension

Edelman has earned $14,374,375 since the beginning of the 2013 season. He accumulated a 98-1,106-3 stat line while averaging 11.3 YPC and 69.1 YPG. It appears the Patriots are ...

Penguins beat Predators 4-1, take 2-0 lead

Penguins beat Predators 4-1, take 2-0 lead

Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35) looks back to find a shot by Pittsburgh Penguins' Jake Guentzel in the goal during the third period of Game 2 of the NHL hockey...

Ohio State coaching candidates to replace Thad Matta, grouped by plausibility

Ohio State coaching candidates to replace Thad Matta, grouped by plausibility

Matta underwent emergency back surgery during the summer of 2007 and wears a supportive brace on his lower right leg because of nerve damage. Matta's Musketeers won 26 games in e...