England reaches World Cup semifinals, beats Sweden 2-0

Taking a break from the relentless singing of England's Going All The Way to the chorus of Earth, Wind & Fire's September, a delighted 35-year-old technician Sean Bruntley told The Sunday Times: "We may not be the most spectacular team , but the l... More..

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Another giant falls as third-seed Muguruza loses to Van Uytvanck
by | Sunday, July 08, 2018

Another giant falls as third-seed Muguruza loses to Van Uytvanck

Muguruza and Cilic's departures followed losses by pre-tournament women's favorite Petra Kvitova , former champion Maria Sharapova and Caroline Wozniacki , although the Dane faced the ever risky Ekaterina M...More..

National Basketball Association free agency grades: Thunder to re-sign Raymond Felton
by | Sunday, July 08, 2018

National Basketball Association free agency grades: Thunder to re-sign Raymond Felton

ESPN's Bobby Marks , a former general manager, called it "an historic threshold" to cross. According to Wojnarowski , he will make $2.4 million next season. Despite his meager output, Anthony insists that ...More..

Wimbledon: Nadal comes through tough Kukushkin test, Halep races away; Cilic stunned
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Wimbledon: Nadal comes through tough Kukushkin test, Halep races away; Cilic stunned

Fourth seed Alexander Zverev was teetering on the brink of defeat when he trailed Taylor Fritz of the United States by two sets to one when their second round tie was suspended for the night. "I was slow enough...More..

‘Stop Kane’: Sweden target England captain ahead of quarter-final showdown
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

‘Stop Kane’: Sweden target England captain ahead of quarter-final showdown

England forward Raheem Sterling has yet to score at the World Cup from his unusual position as the support striker to Kane, and his finishing let him down against Sweden . Sharing a throwback picture of t...More..

Former UCLA basketball player Tyler Honeycutt found dead after shootout
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Former UCLA basketball player Tyler Honeycutt found dead after shootout

Tyler Honeycutt once had a bright future as a budding star at UCLA , but it never really translated into the National Basketball Association. According to the LAPD official Twitter account, the player shot ...More..

England dominates to move one step away from World Cup final
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

England dominates to move one step away from World Cup final

Walker suffered cramp against Colombia but says he is fit, while Young took a knock to his ankle. So, we're gonna have to unsettle them: get in their faces. But Gareth Southgate's side also did well to respond ...More..

Graeme McDowell withdraws from British Open qualifier after airline loses his clubs
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Graeme McDowell withdraws from British Open qualifier after airline loses his clubs

McDowell claimed an eagle at Glashedy's par five fourth hole, and his pro-am teammate Paddy McDermott (the club captain) believes his form augurs well ahead of tomorrow's tournament proper. McDowell now has to ...More..

by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Armed, barricaded suspect may be former NBA, UCLA basketball star

It was also reported that at least 30 residents from homes in the surrounding area had been evacuated due to the incident. According to KTLA 5 Los Angeles local news , officers spoke with the suspect in pe...More..

Mexico's Guardado taunts Neymar after Brazil exit
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Mexico's Guardado taunts Neymar after Brazil exit

Widely written off, including by their own supporters, before the tournament began, hosts Russian Federation know they now stand just two matches from the July 15 final at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow. Brazil...More..

France boss Didier Deschamps eyes best role for Kylian Mbappe vs Uruguay
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

France boss Didier Deschamps eyes best role for Kylian Mbappe vs Uruguay

Five-time champions Brazil had arrived in Russian Federation with high hopes of putting the humiliation of their 7-1 semi-final thrashing on home soil by Germany four years ago behind them, but were instead sen...More..

2nd T20I: India looks to wrap up early series win
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

2nd T20I: India looks to wrap up early series win

Dhawan's former Delhi team-mate Virender Sehwag like he always does wished the birthday boy in his own unique style. Sachin Tendulkar also posted his birthday wishes. He is the only Indian captain who won 50-...More..

Philadelphia 76ers: 3 reasons Jimmy Butler should be considered an option
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Philadelphia 76ers: 3 reasons Jimmy Butler should be considered an option

But before dreaming more about the possibility of Irving, let's focus on three reasons why Butler deserves to be on the Sixers' radar if he were to become available in a trade to give them an even better chan...More..

Thai coach sorry as boys write they're OK
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Thai coach sorry as boys write they're OK

The first page says: "What we want to communicate: The kids say don't be anxious about them". However, low oxygen levels underground and torrential rain forecasts have started to speed up the rescue effort ....More..

David Beckham has accepted Zlatan Ibrahimovic's friendly bet
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

David Beckham has accepted Zlatan Ibrahimovic's friendly bet

I think it's fair to say that if you'd said to Gareth Southgate that Sweden would be the side standing his side's way of reaching the World Cup semi-finals, he would have taken it. "Sweden are good on the count...More..

Milwaukee Bucks: Meeting the 2018 NBA Summer League roster
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Milwaukee Bucks: Meeting the 2018 NBA Summer League roster

In addition to 11th overall pick Shai Gilgeous-Alexander and No. 13 selection Jerome Robinson, the Clippers will have three other players from their projected 2018-19 roster: Sindarius Thornwell, Jawun Evans an...More..

Wimbledon: Ekaterina Makarova stuns Caroline Wozniacki in thriller
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Wimbledon: Ekaterina Makarova stuns Caroline Wozniacki in thriller

Australian Open champion Caroline Wozniacki became the 11th women's seed to fall on the first three days at Wimbledon as she crashed out 6-4 1-6 7-5 in the second round to Ekaterina Makarova . Serena (36)...More..

Courtois says he never mocked England 'keeper Pickford's height
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Courtois says he never mocked England 'keeper Pickford's height

Mateus Uribe and Bacca were unsuccessful from the spot for Colombia in the shoot-out, opening the door for Eric Dier to fire England into the quarter-finals with the winning penalty. "To be honest, Engla...More..

'It's coming home' - Lightning Seeds delight crowd with Three Lions anthem
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

'It's coming home' - Lightning Seeds delight crowd with Three Lions anthem

I have never in my life heard a phrase chanted, shouted, sung or proclaimed to quite the degree of ubiquity as these three words enjoy in England at the moment. "It's nice within football to affect some thing...More..

Marcus Smart hurt by Celtics
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Marcus Smart hurt by Celtics

ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski said on The Woj Pod that the market for restricted free agents this summer is "decimated" because teams have less money to spend after many of them splurged when the salary cap spi...More..

Tony Parker agrees to deal with Charlotte Hornets
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Tony Parker agrees to deal with Charlotte Hornets

The Denver Nuggets were also reportedly interested in Parker. Still, even though it makes sense why the Spurs have moved on, it's going to be odd to see Parker in a uniform other than the black and white of...More..

Brazil’s Danilo ruled out with ankle problem
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Brazil’s Danilo ruled out with ankle problem

Brazil's plans ahead of their quarter final clash with Belgium on Friday evening have been disrupted with the news that their Manchester City defender Danilo has been ruled out having picked up an an...More..

by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Houston Rockets Interested In Carmelo Anthony Once He's Bought Out

Carmelo Anthony didn't like his reduced role and the Thunder weren't keen on paying him big money to fail at it. Here are eight viable options. Anthony still holds trade veto power, but it's likely that any ...More..

Grayson Allen, Trae Young Earn Technical Fouls After Scuffle
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Grayson Allen, Trae Young Earn Technical Fouls After Scuffle

If so, you should be extremely excited to watch him as an National Basketball Association rookie. The answer to that was yes. Allen and fellow rookie Trae Young were involved in a minor wrestling match Thur...More..

Escape by diving 'not suitable' yet for boys in Thai cave
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Escape by diving 'not suitable' yet for boys in Thai cave

Narongsak Osatanakorn said late Thursday. "We won't let our colleagues die for nothing". REUTERS/Stinger THAILAND OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN THAILAND . And rescuers have reported very tight...More..

Elon Musk's team in talks with Thailand about rescue
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Elon Musk's team in talks with Thailand about rescue

We are speaking with the Thai government to see how we can help, and we are sending SpaceX/Boring Company people from the United States to Thailand today to offer support on the ground."Once we confirm what ...More..

Meghan radiates sunshine alongside Prince Harry at Commonwealth event
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Meghan radiates sunshine alongside Prince Harry at Commonwealth event

For Trooping Of Colour, Meghan wore a rosy beige Carolina Herrera dress while the Royal Ascot event saw her in black and white by Givenchy . Meghan made a drastic departure from her more muted wardrobe cho...More..

by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Twitter goes wild for viral thread documenting budding in-flight romance

The two even ended up walking off the plane together and Euan later connected with Blair. "We made a joke that maybe her new seat partner would be the love of her life and well, now I present you with this thre...More..

England's Vardy faces fitness battle for Sweden clash
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

England's Vardy faces fitness battle for Sweden clash

The beat Mexico 3-0 in their final group game despite having onlu 33 per cent of the possession and then got past Switzerland in the round of 16 with 32 per cent. As Argentina's coach in 2009, a Federation Inte...More..

Flawless Federer sweeps past Lacko, Wozniacki falls
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Flawless Federer sweeps past Lacko, Wozniacki falls

Federer wasn´t the only former champion in peak form on Centre Court as seven-time victor Serena routed Bulgarian qualifier Viktoriya Tomova 6-1, 6-4. Roger Federer and Serena Williams were both in action du...More..