North American bid looks to secure Zimbabwe's vote

The venue for the 2026 tournament will be decided next week and a joint bid from the US, Canada and Mexico will be going up against a bid from Morocco. The United States hosted the tournament in 1994 and bid unsuccessfully for 2022, while Mexico stag... More..

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LeBron James likens Golden State Warriors to New England Patriots
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

LeBron James likens Golden State Warriors to New England Patriots

Although they had a real shot to win two of the three games, especially Game 1 , Cleveland simply didn't get the job done and hasn't been able to overcome the talent deficiency that always occurs when taking t...More..

3 candidates to replace Zidane as Real Madrid coach
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

3 candidates to replace Zidane as Real Madrid coach

A 55-year-old Michel coached Real Madrid second team in the 2006/07 season. Chelsea's Antonio Conte and Tottenham's Mauricio Pochettino are other names in the mix, but Guti has emerged as the bookma...More..

LeBron and Paul George Could Be Teaming Up In Los Angeles
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

LeBron and Paul George Could Be Teaming Up In Los Angeles

Re-signing their current players now is possible, but that would essentially rule them out of landing James - or any other major free agent - if they offer Paul the deal he wants. However, paying Paul $46-47 mi...More..

Halep stops Muguruza to reach third French open final
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Halep stops Muguruza to reach third French open final

I tried to do too much. At the first Major of the year, the slight heaped on Halep grew in prominence as she cut her way through the draw to reach the final. Muguruza is 3-0 in career grand slam semifinal mat...More..

Kenyan ref Marwa caught in bribery expose
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Kenyan ref Marwa caught in bribery expose

Kenyan referee Aden Marwa , who was headed to the 2018 Fifa World Cup, has been implicated in a bribery scandal. In the expose published by BBC on Thursday, Marwa was approached by a Ghanaian journalist, A...More..

Paddy Jackson completes move to French club Perpignan
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Paddy Jackson completes move to French club Perpignan

Olding has since joined relegated Top 14 side Brive and his former team-mate has moved to one of the sides replacing them in French rugby's top tier next season. Jackson, along with former teammate Stuart Oldi...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Dillian Whyte set for heavyweight clash with Joseph Parker in July

I'm bang up for this", said Whyte, who recently knocked out Lucas Browne in brutal style. "One of us ended the fight on our feet, the other didn't". Joshua stopped Whyte in seven rounds in December 2015. Th...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Nadal, Del Potro set up semi-final blockbuster

Third-seed Cilic lost two points after the pair resumed play on Thursday poised at 5-5 in a first-set tiebreak, although he hit back to level in the second set despite hitting more double faults and unforced ...More..

Jake Ball Called as Cover for Injured Chris Woakes
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Jake Ball Called as Cover for Injured Chris Woakes

England all-rounder Ben Stokes has been ruled out of the one-off ODI against Scotland and the "first part" of the five-match ODI series against Australia that follows due to a torn left hamstring. To make th...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Woods grouped with big guns for US Open

Along with bedrooms, the yacht houses a gym, a theater and a hot tub. The Montauk Yacht Club is located about an hour away from Shinnecock Hills, where Woods will be shooting for his 15th Major championship a...More..

Golden Knights fans stay proud of team, magical season
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Golden Knights fans stay proud of team, magical season

Lars Eller than pounded home a loose puck with 7:37 left after Brett Connolly's shot leaked through Fleury's pads and that stood up as the Cup-winning goal. The Capitals went into the third trailing 3-2 and...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Ovechkin, Capitals eager to end their title drought in Vegas desert

The problem was the Golden Knights couldn't finish the opportunities, including three shots off the goal post, and the Capitals went 3-for-3 on their chances. Repeated blown 3-1 series leads, Game 7 defeats, un...More..

England player's family to skip World Cup over racism fears
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

England player's family to skip World Cup over racism fears

After having medical treatment, Rose says he is now in a positive place ahead of the tournament. He added: "Nobody knows this either, but my uncle killed himself in the middle of my rehab, and that triggered ...More..

Golden State Takes 2-0 Finals Lead
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Golden State Takes 2-0 Finals Lead

He missed all four shots and is now 8 of 29 dating to Game 1 of last year's Finals. The difference Wednesday was the Warriors chipped away at the Cavaliers' lead and tied the score 26-26 on a pull-up jump...More..

Rangers boss Steven Gerrard signs midfielder Ovie Ejaria on loan from Liverpool
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Rangers boss Steven Gerrard signs midfielder Ovie Ejaria on loan from Liverpool

Ovie Ejaria says he wants to be a first-team regular at Liverpool after signing a new contract extension and joining Rangers on loan. Ejaria spent time on loan at Sunderland last season and, despite the s...More..

Costa Rica - International friendlies - 7 June 2018
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Costa Rica - International friendlies - 7 June 2018

Southgate will surely stick with the three-man defence again on Thursday night as it suits the players he has. Trent Alexander-Arnold is set to make his England debut in tomorrow's friendly against Costa...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

'I'm only human', says Nadal ahead of 11th French Open SF

Nadal had not even dropped a set in the tournament since that match against Djokovic, a run of 37 in a row that ended in the opener against the 5-foot-7 (1.70-meter) Schwartzman, an Argentine eyeing his first a...More..

Washington Capitals Win the Stanley Cup
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Washington Capitals Win the Stanley Cup

The Washington Capitals , who joined the National Hockey League in 1974-75, are one victory away from their first Stanley Cup championship. This was their 43rd season. Expansion teams aren't expected to stil...More..

Max Scherzer Throws Second Career Immaculate Inning
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Max Scherzer Throws Second Career Immaculate Inning

Tampa Bay rallied in the eighth inning. He is 3-2, 3.32 in eight career starts versus the Giants. Venters started as the Rays used their unconventional strategy of opening with a reliever for the eighth ti...More..

Lukaku, Hazard on target as Belgium beats Egypt 3-0
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Lukaku, Hazard on target as Belgium beats Egypt 3-0

Without Salah, Egypt lacked a cutting edge in attack, while Manchester City defender Vincent Kompany watched from the stands after suffering a groin injury during Belgium's goalless draw with Portugal o...More..

Firmino hits back at ‘idiotic’ Ramos
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Firmino hits back at ‘idiotic’ Ramos

Salah who it was initially feared would miss out on this year's World Cup tournament, set to take place in Russian Federation, is largely believed to have recuperated from the shoulder injury and will be part o...More..

De Bruyne defends Guardiola from Yaya Toure's accusations
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

De Bruyne defends Guardiola from Yaya Toure's accusations

When you don't play there's always something you try to find. "We had the best season ever, so in the end the coach took the right decision to play with the team who played a lot", De Bruyne added. "When you ...More..

Hall of Fame coach and AD C.M. Newton dies at 88
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Hall of Fame coach and AD C.M. Newton dies at 88

Newton won a national championship in 1951 as a player at Kentucky, posting a 32-2 record. "He took risks and was willing to do the right thing even when it was not the most popular thing". Neely says Newton's ...More..

LeBron James Will Sit Down With The Warriors This Offseason
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

LeBron James Will Sit Down With The Warriors This Offseason

For all we know, he may just want to get some insider information from Boy Myers and the crew before heading someone else so he has a better chance to beat them in the Finals. "When you're able to force a miscu...More..

Former Arsenal midfielder desperate to join Emery’s coaching staff
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Former Arsenal midfielder desperate to join Emery’s coaching staff

I know Emery likes this type of player. And I respect the players, I was an ex-player. "That's why I think I can help Unai Emery ". So the relationship between the players and me is good. "I don't know what's ...More..

U.S. Soccer to name Stewart USMNT general manager
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

U.S. Soccer to name Stewart USMNT general manager

Stewart also brings 12 years of technical leadership experience, including the last three seasons as Sporting Director for the Philadelphia Union of Major League Soccer. head coach job. Stewart, the son of ...More..

Liverpool agree fee for key transfer target Nabil Fekir
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Liverpool agree fee for key transfer target Nabil Fekir

Liverpool have allegedly reached a deal to sign Lyon playmaker Nabil Fekir . The Reds have reached an agreement for the France worldwide and a medical will take place tomorrow , according to French n...More..

Arjun Tendulkar gets nod for U-19 Lanka tour
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Arjun Tendulkar gets nod for U-19 Lanka tour

The Board of Control for Cricket in India ( BCCI ) announced the squad on Thursday for the tour which commences later in June. However, he did not find a place in the one-day squad that will play five games a...More..

Fred injures ankle at Brazil training session
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Fred injures ankle at Brazil training session

Brazil team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar said Fred will be monitored, with Tite's men set to play Austria on Sunday in their final friendly before Russian Federation 2018. "He could wake up tomorrow without compl...More..