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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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Area softball teams gearing up for spring — SPORTS SPOTLIGHT

She recorded three strikeouts and allowed one hit. A 5-run fifth inning was too much for Winchester too overcome Tuesday in its home opener as the Falcons lost an 8-4 decision to...

Ben Simmons Or Donovan Mitchell? Draymond Green Picks Rookie Of The Year

Simmons made his remarks about the Rookie of the Year race in an interview with ESPN on Saturday. Plenty weighed in to the original sweatshirt comment. "I really don't care", M...

Siria, allerta sulle rotte aeree nel Mediterraneo orientale

Preparati Russia perchè arriveranno belli, nuovi e intelligenti . Così il presidente degli Stati Uniti , Donald Trump , su Twitter, a proposito della situazione in Siria . A sco...

Here's what Verstappen had to say about Hamilton's criticism

Verstappen took the criticism in his stride, telling Dutch television Monday night: "You are full of adrenaline when you have just stepped out of your vehicle ". "From Max's positi...

John Cena Makes Peculiar Appearance After WrestleMania Loss to The Undertaker

Undertaker seemingly retired after last year's WrestleMania after a loss to Roman Reigns . Never let it be said that John Cena is a liar. WWE has kept the fight in suspe...

Nadal routs Zverev, Ferrer outlasts Kohlschreiber to lead Spain past Germany

The victor of the Valencia quarter-final will face either defending champions France or Italy for a place in the final. Ferrer needed almost five hours to defeat Kohlschreiber ...

Floyd Mayweather makes huge claim over potential fight with Conor McGregor

I spoke with SHOWTIME , I spoke with CBS. I spoke with CBS. When Floyd Mayweather tries to take the moral high ground, you know you've made a serious mistake. Since the fight,...

Antonio Conte 'frustrated,' says West Ham draw sums up Chelsea's season

However, striker Javier Hernandez is available after overcoming an illness. With fifth-placed Chelsea lagging 10 points behind fourth-placed Tottenham with only six games rem...

Max Holloway declared medically unfit, pulled from UFC 223 main event

The UFC has lost its main event for UFC 223 on Saturday at Barclays Center. It does mean, however, that a shock Iaquinta win would mean Ferguson [interim champion] and McGregor...

Conor McGregor Responds To UFC's Title-Stripping Threat With Vulgar Defiance

White confirmed that Ferguson would revert to being the number one contender with the victor at UFC 223 taking McGregor's belt. There's a warrant out for Conor McGregor aft...

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Kyrie Irving reportedly will not play in playoffs

Kyrie Irving reportedly will not play in playoffs

Irving, who suffered a patella fracture in the 2015 NBA Finals, had a procedure to remove a tension wire in his knee late last month after experiencing increasing discomfort. And ...

Robert Griffin III gets a surprising third chance

Robert Griffin III gets a surprising third chance

After sitting out last year, Griffin still made it clear in media interviews that he had a desire to play again, and said he came close to signing with Baltimore last year. Though ...

New England Patriots Deal Brandin Cooks To The Los Angeles Rams

New England Patriots Deal Brandin Cooks To The Los Angeles Rams

The Patriots have traded Cooks to the Rams for Los Angeles' first-round draft pick, 23rd overall. Cooks is the fourth former first-round pick the Rams have added to their r...

Notre Dame beats Mississippi State in NCAA Women's Championship with buzzer-beater

Notre Dame beats Mississippi State in NCAA Women's Championship with buzzer-beater

I will wear that maybe for the rest of my career. I'd prefer to just chalk this game up to a great game with a clutch shot giving all basketball fans something to talk about for a ...

Salah Strikes Late To Give Liverpool Victory At Palace

Salah Strikes Late To Give Liverpool Victory At Palace

Amazingly, the only teams Salah has failed to score against in the Premier League this season are Manchester United and Swansea. Former Reds forward Christian Benteke started the...