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Sneaked into last 16, Portugal must start winning matches

If we look back, we will remember that they were the dominant team in their matches and created many opportunities. His goal against defending champions Spain in the dying minutes earned his side top spot in Group D and a route into the perceived...

Rotated Spurs quintet can't inspire England to Euro 2016 group win

Roy Hodgson's side were criticised in both of their previous group matches for their lack of sharpness in front of goal, despite being blessed with an abundance of talent in that area of the pitch. He's your captain and he has been England's best p...

76ers take Ben Simmons with No. 1 pick in NBA draft

Maybe Draymond Green's experience as a second-round pick can inspire Davis now. Basketball remains one of the sports with a full-time residential program at the AIS which Hunt said the NBA has identified as the best of its kind in the world.

Officials believe they've captured alligator that killed boy

The statement said experts attempted bite wound analysis and DNA testing to determine which alligator may have been the actual attacker. An intense search followed, with wildlife officers and Disney officials scouring the lake that is connected to ...

SCOTUS Upholds Use of Race in Texas College Admissions

Justice Elena Kagan didn't take part in the decision; she worked on the case while serving as solicitor general. "We don't have a (racial) quota". Marisa Bono, a lawyer at the Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund, described the decis...

Knicks Acquire Derrick Rose from Bulls in Blockbuster Trade

NY sent center and Stanford product Robin Lopez and guards Jose Calderon and Jerian Grant to the Bulls in the deal. Rose, who had one year left on his deal, was the Bulls' No. The Knicks project to have at least $30 million in cap space this summe...

Ireland needs 1st win over Italy in 22 years to advance

Unfortunately, after scoring an own goal against Sweden in the last game, Ciaran Clark had another underwhelming game. Richard Keogh and Shane Duffy are pushing for that starting place at centre-back. We've played some very good teams and got good re...

Martin O'Neill says Ireland have forgotten about Thierry Henry's handball

Ireland were denied a place in the 2010 World Cup when Arsenal legend Thierry Henry controlled the ball with his hand to tee up a William Gallas equaliser that sent France to South Africa from a playoff in 2009. Keane could only sit and watch as Robb...

Facing Argentina, Messi in Copa semis not overwhelming

As long as the US men's national team shows up and plays a strong match against Argentina, the club can be proud of what they've accomplished. The victor will play the victor of the Wednesday semifinal between Chile and Colombia on Sunday night.

Chris Coleman wants Wales to win ugly as Euro 2016 adventure begins

Despite lacking game time, Coleman says the trio are physically "very very good" and if the situation stays the same, all three will be available for the Slovakia game. Pupils from Whitchurch High ask former pupil Gareth Bale questions at the press...

Detroit city hall locked down; visitor may be armed

A scan of the man's briefcase shows what seems to be a gun, but by the time security spotted it the man was already in an elevator and could not be found. Young Municipal Center without triggering alarms until the man had disappeared. "This person ...

Iraq battles IS in Fallujah days after declaring victory

Army officer captain Alaa Mahmud said Iraqi forces have managed to control four villages to the north of the Saladin province. He said Iraqi forces were now clearing roadside bombs left in the area. "All the other places you have heard about, like ...

Hodgson gets the substitutions right against Wales

The Welsh will be hoping that England will do them a favor and beat Slovakia, which also has three points. Hodgson's men could also do them a turn by beating Slovakia in St Etienne - but Coleman is adamant Wales won't need their help. "Russia are a...

Police arrest Ex-Dolphin Bess after standoff

Davone Bess, the former Oakland high school football star who played for the Miami Dolphins and Cleveland Browns, was arrested after a standoff with police, the Arizona Public reported Monday. Bess was released by the Browns in 2014 after less than...

Didier Deschamps happy with France forwards despite drawing blank in Lille

LYON, France Albania coach Gianni De Biasi took a gamble on Sunday by dropping captain Lorik Cana from his starting line-up at Euro 2016 to preserve the team that almost managed a draw with France , and it paid off in a tense 1-0 victory over Roma...

Hall of Famer Park Fails to Make Cut at LPGA Event

The 57-year-old Blake had five birdies and three bogeys on the A.W. Tillinghast-designed Wissahickon Course. "With the rain overnight, it made the greens a little softer but it was still tough". She's in the top 10 in greens in regulation, putts pe...

'Keeping Up': That time Kim, Kourtney, Khloé found out Rob got engaged

Chyna already has a three-year-old son, King Cairo, whose father is Tyga , and as the rapper was dating Rob and Kim's half-sister Kylie Jenner until recently, there has been much speculation as to whether the famous family are pleased with Rob's r...

Obama honors Super Bowl champion Broncos at White House

In addition to Manning, among others, Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas attended Monday's celebration. Kayvon Webster slid in at nickel. But he has not participated in the Broncos' offseason program and Tuesday's breakdown in talks signals not e...

Lukaku strikes twice to help Belgium beat Ireland 3-0

Italy have already qualified for the knock-out stages, two wins guaranteeing them top spot in Group E. That offers hope they may rest players in Lille next week and O'Neill said: "I think we are capable of breaking Italy down, and one chance might ...

RUMOURS: Giggs set for Nottingham Forest after Man Utd exit

The 27-year-old winger was released by Reading at the end of his contract this summer and will be a free agent. Giggs has rejected Jose Mourinho's offer to continue as assistant manager at United and will now cut his teeth in the Championship in ...

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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...