Swiss applaud win over Serbia but criticise celebrations

Shaqiri added the other in injury time after running past the Serbian defense. "Emotions sometimes take over footballers and there was a lot of emotion out there". "In football, you have always emotions". Serbian manager Mladen Krstajic - also ... More..

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Roberto Martinez: 'Romelu Lukaku is not here to win the Golden Boot'
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Roberto Martinez: 'Romelu Lukaku is not here to win the Golden Boot'

Lukaku and Eden Hazard both netted twice as the Red Devils routed Tunisia 5-2 to leave them top of Group G and on the verge of the last 16. Belgium's other injury worry relates to Dries Mertens who, ...More..

Djokovic says not among favourites at Wimbledon, backs Federer
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Djokovic says not among favourites at Wimbledon, backs Federer

The Swiss ace is now ranked number one in the world and his long-time rival is ranked number two just 150-points behind. In the first round, he defeated Aljaz Bedene of Slovenia 6/3; 6/4. And Murray had won...More..

Ozil, Khedira out of Germany XI
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Ozil, Khedira out of Germany XI

Sweden was also in a 1-0 contest to open its World Cup , but it ended up on the victorious side against South Korea thanks to a VAR-aided penalty. Ozil has been criticised for his efforts in Germany's fir...More..

Murray will wait to decide on Wimbledon
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Murray will wait to decide on Wimbledon

It was probably about 45 minutes before my practice that I was feeling a bit wobbly. "Just normal stuff that you would get after maybe playing on a grasscourt for the first time in a while", Murray told reporte...More..

by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Vela, Hernandez lift Mexico to win over South Korea at World Cup

Hernandez added the second in the 66th, scoring his 50th goal for Mexico . Carlos Vela stepped up to slot the ball home, sending South Korean goalkeeper Cho Hyun-Woo the wrong way from what was the 14th pe...More..

by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Neymar's dive showed why VAR is necessary at the World Cup

I cried out of happiness, overcoming, grit and desire to win. That happened in the 78th minute of the game, with Neymar dropping after feeling a slight touch on his chest, waving his hands in the air in sea...More..

ATP Halle and Queen's - Saturday Schedule: Federer, Djokovic seek the final
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

ATP Halle and Queen's - Saturday Schedule: Federer, Djokovic seek the final

After that, Roberto Bautista Agut will face Borna Coric . The victory was the 18th in a row on grass for the 36-year-old Federer, who last lost on his favourite surface in an opening match in Stuttgart a y...More..

Germany vs Sweden in crucial Group F match
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Germany vs Sweden in crucial Group F match

Joachim Low will be demanding a response from his team after they lost 1-0 to Mexico in their opening match of the tournament. "I think we'll need them on the 16th July (the day after the World Cup final)",...More..

McAllister: Rangers ideal for Gerrard after Liverpool
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

McAllister: Rangers ideal for Gerrard after Liverpool

The former Liverpool and England skipper will take his first steps in senior management when the Ibrox side host the Macedonian minnows on July 12. Flanagan's addition would create renewed speculation over...More..

Andy Murray to face Stan Wawrinka at Nature Valley International
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Andy Murray to face Stan Wawrinka at Nature Valley International

Former women's world No 1 Tracey Austin could scarcely believe the former Wimbledon quarter-finalist still managed to rain down 32 aces while often copy-catting his peers' serves. Good question". If Murray ...More..

Liverpool eyeing bargain deal for Gelson Martins
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Liverpool eyeing bargain deal for Gelson Martins

The winger is one of the many players who have requested to terminate his contract with the Portuguese giants for just cause following an attack on the players and coaching staff by disgruntled Sporting Lisbon ...More..

Suns give fans a look into the NBA Draft war room
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Suns give fans a look into the NBA Draft war room

SEC basketball really had a great night with all of the former players being selected. "I was doing some media stuff, getting some nice pictures and then I was walking to sit down and wait", Bridges said. "Th...More..

Luka Doncic Explains Why His Favorite Player in NBA Is LeBron James
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Luka Doncic Explains Why His Favorite Player in NBA Is LeBron James

Uncertainty exists as to which team will end up selecting Doncic, but many comparisons to James stem in part from similarities in their development. The Kings also passed on Doncic by taking Duke forward Marvin...More..

Hanley eyed in connection to ongoing federal, state investigation
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Hanley eyed in connection to ongoing federal, state investigation

McPhee first tweeted her report this afternoon, and then went on 98.5's " The Baseball Reporters " to expound upon it. "Obviously, I know absolutely nothing about sports or Hanley Ramirez's stats, but what...More..

by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Lyon president warns Jurgen Klopp over Nabil Fekir's failed transfer

There were suggestions Liverpool had concerns over Fekir's knee and tried renegotiating terms with Lyon , who were in no mood to lower their financial demands and called off the transfer. Aulas added that L...More..

Tunisia - World Cup - 23 June 2018
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Tunisia - World Cup - 23 June 2018

The Eagles of Carthage may not be such an easy opponent, though. As for Tunisia , they were so close from coming away with a point in their opening game against England, but a late lapse of defensive concent...More..

Dwight Howard To Negotiate Buyout, Become a Free Agent
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Dwight Howard To Negotiate Buyout, Become a Free Agent

Prior to this injury, the Pelicans were expected to be in line to offer him a max contract in free agency, but there is no certainty that he can return to being the player he was before this major ailment. "I t...More..

Federer again pushed hard, advances to Halle semis
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Federer again pushed hard, advances to Halle semis

Federer extended his grass-court winning streak to 19 including the Stuttgart title and last year's titles in Halle and Wimbledon. The 60-ranked Australian darted forward to put away forehand victor to go a b...More..

Argentina Captain Lionel Messi to Receive World Cup Replica as Birthday Gift!
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Argentina Captain Lionel Messi to Receive World Cup Replica as Birthday Gift!

IT'S exactly one week into the 2018 FIFA World Cup now ongoing in Russian Federation and after 20 matches, a total of 45 goals have been scored - with four going to Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo in two match...More..

Mo Salah awarded Chechnya citizenship after meeting with Kadyrov
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Mo Salah awarded Chechnya citizenship after meeting with Kadyrov

Russia , the desperate host nation whom Federation Internationale de Football Association deem to be the world's 70th best side, are now pretty much nailed on to go on and emulate Uruguay, Italy, England, (West...More..

Pocock relishes stellar Wallabies return after sabbatical
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Pocock relishes stellar Wallabies return after sabbatical

The Wallabies coach was delighted with his side's work-rate in their 18-9 win in the series opener in Brisbane, but he warned the players that a backlash is on the way in seven days' time. "The Irish are one th...More..

Real Madrid Could Turn To Thibaut Courtois As Roma Play Alisson Hardball
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Real Madrid Could Turn To Thibaut Courtois As Roma Play Alisson Hardball

Alisson debuted with Brazil in the 2018 FIFA World Cup this past Sunday, but make no mistake: one of the things that is asked the most regarding the talented goalkeeper is where he will be playing in the upcomi...More..

Hamilton native Shai Gilgeous-Alexander drafted to the National Basketball Association
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Hamilton native Shai Gilgeous-Alexander drafted to the National Basketball Association

The eighth pick and a player like Jordan Clarkson or J.R. Smith would make the deal work under salary cap guidelines, but it's doubtful the seemingly rebuilding Hornets would have any interest at all in the lat...More..

Mercedes running
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Mercedes running "Phase 2.1" engines in French GP

Despite Hamilton putting a fearless face on it, Mercedes' failure to do so will leave the Brit at a disadvantage with both Ferrari and Red Bull , who are powered by Renault, already on their second-generat...More..

Dai Young excited by Wasps' challenging Champions Cup pool draw
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Dai Young excited by Wasps' challenging Champions Cup pool draw

The finals of both this and the European Challenge Cup will be held at the home of Newcastle United Football Club, St James' Park, in May. The standout group in that competition sees Sale Sharks, Connacht ...More..

Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna suspended 75 games
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna suspended 75 games

Unfairly skewing the public perception of Osuna before the court ruled was another talking point. The court would not reveal whether this was a domestic violence case. Osuna will also participate in a "confid...More..

Nuggets select Michael Porter Jr
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Nuggets select Michael Porter Jr

But Porter hurt his back in his first game at Missouri and missed almost the rest of the season. For reference on that, my final mock draft had 10 of the top 14 picks correct, and all 14 of the players featur...More..

Musa marks return with winning double as Nigeria beat Iceland
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Musa marks return with winning double as Nigeria beat Iceland

Ahmed Musa bagged a second-half brace to inspire Nigeria to a 2-0 win over Iceland in their second Group D clash at the 2018 World Cup . So with that being said, here are the winners and losers from t...More..

‘This is Nigeria’ - Super Eagles’ victory over Iceland sends Twitter into frenzy
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

‘This is Nigeria’ - Super Eagles’ victory over Iceland sends Twitter into frenzy

Iceland's coach said Thursday that the injury means he will make changes to his line-up but boldly predicted his side, who held Argentina to a 1-1 draw, would beat the Super Eagles in Volgograd. It was, howe...More..