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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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Many Bostonians Will Be Pulling For Conor McGregor In Floyd Mayweather Fight

Conor McGregor's biggest disclosed fight purse in the UFC was $3m for his second fight with Nate Diaz, but the Dubliner is set to make ten times that amount when he steps into...

Blake Bortles announced as Jacksonville Jaguars starting quarterback, beating out Chad Henne

Through two preseason games this season, Bortles is 11 of 18 for 81 yards with no touchdowns and no picks, while Henne is 11-16 for 183 yards with one TD. Both Bortles and Chad He...

Giants' Beckham, Jr. Could Miss Season Opener vs. Cowboys

The Beckham injury is more severe than the Sterling Shepard sprained ankle that scared the Giants early in training camp - Shepard was running less than a week after going ...

Nasri quits Man City

Nasri, who has always been on the fringes of the Citizens squad, spent last season on loan at La Liga side Sevilla, despite being asked to remain at the Etihad by manager Pep Guar...

Winning Numbers Drawn for $430 Million Powerball

This is the 19th straight time the drawing has come up flat. According to the Powerball website , the one-time cash payout on Thursday for the jackpot now would be $324.2 millio...

Richard Perez compares Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz's chances against Floyd Mayweather

McGregor manoeuvred his way into such a lucrative fight partly through his clever use of social media, but after insisting he found the videos "light-hearted", he became defensive...

Maria Sharapova awarded main draw wildcard at US Open

Sharapova was already guaranteed a place in the qualifying draw at Flushing Meadows by virtue of her world ranking of No 148. "Her suspension under the terms of the tennis anti-...

Transfer revolution: Window to shut before Premier League season starts next year

Barcelona would not be bound by a Premier League deadline, nor would the likes of Real Madrid, Paris Saint-Germain or Bayern Munich, so England's most powerful clubs would find the...

Sergio Aguero strikes as Manchester City spoil Brighton's Premier League debut

Former Manchester City and Everton defender Sylvain Distin believes Pep Guardiola's transfer business could be a gamble as a number of new recruits have arrived without Prem...

Former Big Spring Steer Ryan Tannehill will have season-ending ACL surgery

Tannehill left the Dolphins' practice on Thursday after his knee appeared to buckle in a non-contact situation. Miami and fellow quarterback Jay Cutler agreed to a one...

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Chelsea Offer £25 Million For Arsenal Midfielder

Chelsea Offer £25 Million For Arsenal Midfielder

Chelsea have increased their offer for Arsenal winger Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, according to the Daily Star . Manchester United are not understood to be interested in Oxlade-C...

There's a new Conor McGregor song and it's VERY catchy

There's a new Conor McGregor song and it's VERY catchy

Mayweather said that it made him think about those who fought for civil rights and what they had to deal with. With the long-anticipated fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. "...

Vince Wilfork announces retirement in tweet sponsored by grilling company

Vince Wilfork announces retirement in tweet sponsored by grilling company

Wilfork, shirtless and adorned in denim overalls sporting his number 75, can be seen dancing and pulling ribs from a Kingsford smoker. Wilfork started as a first-round pick in ...

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Ravens Meeting "Resistance" From Owner Steve Bisciotti Regarding Signing Colin Kaepernick

Kaepernick has become a polarizing figure after he protested the national anthem last season and he has been unable to find a new job since. Bisciotti wouldn't be the only Natio...

White Sox place Willy Garcia on 7-day DL with concussion

White Sox place Willy Garcia on 7-day DL with concussion

A more serious injury would definitely be a step back for Moncada. However, the White Sox have just released statements that sure seem like best-case scenarios - so far - for t...