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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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De Kock ruled out of ODIs, T20s against India

South Africa team manager Dr Mohammed Moosajee said: "Quinton suffered an extreme blow to the left wrist while batting in the second ODI on Sunday and felt severe pain and discomf...

Support stir in Kashmir, says Pakistan PM

Every year, on February 5, Kashmir Solidarity Day is widely marked across Pakistan and by Kashmiri nationalists worldwide, holding special programs. Kashmiris considered themselv...

Tottenham superstar Harry Kane gives verdict on Lucas Moura transfer

Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino has insisted that he does not want to weigh down new signing Lucas Moura with too much pressure, as he adapts himself to the Prem...

Kirk Cousins breaks his silence after Redskins trade for Alex Smith

The Washington Redskins seemingly acquired their starting quarterback going forward in a trade with the Kansas City Chiefs that brought Alex Smith to Washington in exchange f...

He Needs Time - Mauricio Pochettino Eases Pressure On Lucas Moura

With big games coming up and the race for the last three Champions League places too close to call, there are no easy games in which to ease players back to full fitness. However...

Dad attacks doctor who sexually abused his 3 daughters

Margraves then asked for one minute alone instead. Margraves then ran toward Nassar and got within a few feet of him before being tackled by courtroom security. Randall Margraves...

Pelicans Acquire Nikola Mirotic In Trade With Bulls

With Mirotic playing the best basketball of his NBA career, Chicago was wise to capitalize on his all-time high trade value. Best of wishes to you in New Orleans , Nikola. The P...

Carrie Underwood's Husband Mike Fisher Not Retiring From Hockey After All!

Fisher said his wife, country music star Carrie Underwood , encouraged him to make a comeback. Fisher played the past seven seasons with Nashville and was the team's captain in ...

FEMA to end hurricane-related food, water aid for Puerto Rico

In a bipartisan letter signed by U.S. Sens. Maldonado said FEMA's aid is critical to residents, as much of the money they would have normally used to buy food is instead being ...

WADA seriously concerned by CAS decision to lift sanctions against Russian athletes

Russia has never doubted its athletes' honest victory at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Thursday, commenting on the Court of Arbitr...

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Simulation gives Cavs stunningly low chance to win NBA Finals

Simulation gives Cavs stunningly low chance to win NBA Finals

Johnson also grabbed 10 rebounds, while Detroit's Andre Drummond piled up 21 points, 22 rebounds, seven assists, three steals and three blocks. Love was trying to receive an en...

Haotong Li hails special win over Rory McIlroy at Dubai Desert Classic

Haotong Li hails special win over Rory McIlroy at Dubai Desert Classic

Two hours later, dejection was writ large across McIlroy's face as Li celebrated the finest win of his fledgling career. Two near misses, that must've hurt Rory McIlroy . "I alw...

Westbrook stars as Thunder see off 76ers

Westbrook stars as Thunder see off 76ers

His three-pointer cut the lead to one in the fourth quarter as Billy Donovan attempted to steal a few minutes with Westbrook, Anthony and George on the bench, but Westbrook returne...

Woods grouped with Reed and Hoffman at Torrey Pines

Woods grouped with Reed and Hoffman at Torrey Pines

Woods' most recent competitive play was at December's limited-field, no-cut Hero World Challenge , where he shot three rounds in the 60s but showed some signs of rustiness on and...

[Teams] Newport County vs Tottenham: Confirmed Line-Ups

[Teams] Newport County vs Tottenham: Confirmed Line-Ups

They remain unbeaten in their last six matches and that form has pushed Michael Flynn's troops into eighth in the League Two table. Newport welcome Tottenham to the Newport ...