James Harden named NBA's Most Valuable Player

Unfortunately for him, his incredible playoff run didn't factor into the voting (since MVP is a regular-season award). Harden was short-changed in both 2014-15 and 2016-17, coming in second place both years behind Stephen Curry and Russell Westb... More..

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Mauresmo becomes first woman to captain French Davis Cup
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Mauresmo becomes first woman to captain French Davis Cup

She stepped down as France's Fed Cup women's team captain after the 2016 season when she announced she was expecting her second child. "He had confidence in me when others thought that it was an aberration", Ma...More..

SI Obtains Lakers Script for Apparent Paul George Pitch
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

SI Obtains Lakers Script for Apparent Paul George Pitch

Similarly, Paul George has dreamed of playing for the Lakers since his days growing up in Los Angeles. The person recruited to do the voiceover was told that it should be "less Morgan Freeman/Denzel Washingto...More..

Russia, Uruguay, Spain and Portugal advance to round of 16
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Russia, Uruguay, Spain and Portugal advance to round of 16

But the 25-year-old's journey to these finals in Russian Federation are much more of an achievement than tonight's spot-kick heroics. Uruguay did not allow a goal in the group stage, and will be a unsafe team...More..

Drogba hails Leicester striker Musa after 2-goal Nigeria blast
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Drogba hails Leicester striker Musa after 2-goal Nigeria blast

The footballer will hope the similarities end there, however, as he has been accused of melting under the intense pressure on his shoulders in Russian Federation after Argentina claimed just one point from th...More..

Spain and Portugal through after incredible Group B climax
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Spain and Portugal through after incredible Group B climax

Aspas' clever flick from a wide free kick was initially adjudged by the assistant referee to have been offside. Iago Aspas of Spain back heels the ball past Morocco goalkeeper Monir El Kajoui to rescu...More..

England appoints Farbrace as coach for Australia, India T20Is
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

England appoints Farbrace as coach for Australia, India T20Is

Farbrace has also coached Sri Lanka with some success, winning the World T20 and Asia Cup in 2014. Farbrace has been assistant to Bayliss for a few years now and has performed the role of head coach as well. Ba...More..

Mexico fans celebrate second consecutive win in World Cup
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Mexico fans celebrate second consecutive win in World Cup

With zero points so far, South Korea have to beat defending champions Germany in their final in Group F game, in addition they need Mexico to beat Sweden and hope for a better goal difference to advance. Af...More..

Coric beats Federer to win Gerry Weber Open
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Coric beats Federer to win Gerry Weber Open

He has also been almost unstoppable on grass with 20 straight victories. The race has become musical chairs for the ATP World No 1 spot, and Federer and Nadal have exchanged the top spot six times in five month...More..

Reports Aguero To Be Dropped After Failed Player Mutiny
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Reports Aguero To Be Dropped After Failed Player Mutiny

Twenty-four hours later, though, a full-on coup d'etat is reportedly underway. Other reports , however, suggested that Tapia, the coaching staff and players all met on Saturday and made a decision to band to...More..

F1: McLaren and Renault open to Ricciardo talks
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

F1: McLaren and Renault open to Ricciardo talks

Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer says that part of his company's long-term commitment to Red Bull - which includes the Valkyrie road auto project and the placing of staff at a new engineering campus in Milton Keyn...More..

by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Nearly 42000 Fans Attended FIFA World Cup Match Between Russia, Uruguay

Suarez opened the scoring in the 10th minute with his seventh World Cup goal and Uruguay's lead was doubled in the 23rd minute when Diego Laxalt's shot took a wicked deflection off Cheryshev. The hosts were r...More..

Former Spurs player Bruce Bowen rips Kawhi Leonard
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Former Spurs player Bruce Bowen rips Kawhi Leonard

Kawhi Leonard #2 of the San Antonio Spurs looks on during the first half of a game against the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on November 18, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. at best. Nearly any tra...More..

Argentina fans filmed fighting at World Cup detained by Russian police
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Argentina fans filmed fighting at World Cup detained by Russian police

A win over Nigeria on Tuesday in their final Group D game may be enough for them to sneak into the last 16, though, if Iceland fail to beat Croatia . "With a player like Messi on our team, we will never lose ...More..

Uruguay defeat hosts Russian Federation in 3-0 win
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Uruguay defeat hosts Russian Federation in 3-0 win

The match will decide who finishes top of the group as both teams are on six points. To compound Russia's problems, Smolnikov was sent off after scything down Laxalt just eight minutes after his first booki...More..

Mexico's future in the World Cup? The possibilities are endless
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Mexico's future in the World Cup? The possibilities are endless

I want to thank the fine, wonderful people who spread joy. It warms us all. "We must disregard all forms of racism". The Swedish FA has reported the abuse toward Durmaz to police. "Some of them celebrated i...More..

Mexico hold off South Korea to pile pressure on Germany
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Mexico hold off South Korea to pile pressure on Germany

Mexico will qualify for the last 16 if they win and Germany fail to beat Sweden. However, it was not enough for the South Koreans as Mexico and Juan Carlos Osorio bagged all the points. Ki Sung-yueng was...More..

by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Luis Suarez blasts free-kick to fire Uruguay in front against Russian Federation

Both sides have ideal records in Group A so far so something has to give in Samara. Uruguay is perhaps the only Group A team capable of stopping Russia's onslaught of goals. Now both Spain and Portug...More..

Federation Internationale de Football Association open disciplinary proceedings against Swiss duo Xhaka, Shaqiri
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Federation Internationale de Football Association open disciplinary proceedings against Swiss duo Xhaka, Shaqiri

Arsenal's Xhaka and Shaqiri of Stoke - who are of Albanian-Kosovan heritage - celebrated their goals in the World Cup Group E win by putting their hands together to form a double-headed eagle, represent...More..

Houston Astros player switches look during game, still goes hitless
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Houston Astros player switches look during game, still goes hitless

Things were getting a little too hairy for Alex Bregman's liking midway through the Houston Astros 11-3 win against the Kansas City Royals Sunday (June 24). Bregman told reporters after the game there was...More..

Messi powerless against us, says Croatia coach
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Messi powerless against us, says Croatia coach

At least of those players from the Premier League, who are used to a high tempo and duels. Simeone discussed the differences between the two players' tournaments over a leaked Whatsapp audio message. Simeone ...More..

Saudi Arabia vs Egypt Live Score, FIFA World Cup 2018
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Saudi Arabia vs Egypt Live Score, FIFA World Cup 2018

The goalkeeper appeared five times in qualifying and, at the age of 45, he will make his finals debut in Volgograd, with Egypt and Saudi Arabia playing just for pride having already been eliminated. Earli...More..

Yankees' Gary Sanchez 'Probably' Heading to DL with Groin Injury
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Yankees' Gary Sanchez 'Probably' Heading to DL with Groin Injury

Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez is likely heading to the disabled list, NY manager Aaron Boone told reporters Sunday. He slowly walked back to the dugout and was replaced defensively by Austin Romine . Behind...More..

Nigeria vs Argentina: Messi frustrated, desperate ahead of Super Eagles clash
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Nigeria vs Argentina: Messi frustrated, desperate ahead of Super Eagles clash

However, bouncing back will take a huge improvement in performance and strength of character so far unseen from the two-time world champions in Russian Federation. "Leo is fine", he told a news conference. We...More..

Springboks make five changes for third Test with Eddie Jones' England
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Springboks make five changes for third Test with Eddie Jones' England

But having come straight in off the back of full northern hemisphere season with Toulon - the 31-year-old it burnt out. "It will be hard not to be a part of it [Rugby Championship], but we've got a plan and...More..

Authorities launch search for soccer team trapped in Thai cave
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Authorities launch search for soccer team trapped in Thai cave

Twelve boys and their soccer coach are believed to have entered the cave late Saturday afternoon. He said the fact that they're athletes should help them endure the situation. This will be a challenge as the ch...More..

Neymar hits back at critics after tears in Costa Rica match
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Neymar hits back at critics after tears in Costa Rica match

Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar was in floods of tears after Brazil's 2-0 win against Costa Rica in St Petersburg today. Costa Rica played an nearly flawless defensive game, holding off the Brazilians until...More..

Maradona Blasts: Messi Is A Kid, Can’t Solve Argentina’s Problems
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Maradona Blasts: Messi Is A Kid, Can’t Solve Argentina’s Problems

Argentina said on Friday it had asked Russian Federation to detain and deport four of its football fans filmed fighting with supporters from Croatia at a World Cup match on Thursday. For La Albecieste, it is...More..

Women’s State of Origin
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Women’s State of Origin

The NRL posted a photo on social media of Vanessa Foliaki, of New South Wales, and Queensland player Karina Brown sharing a kiss after their state of Origin Game on Friday night. McGregor, who fell pregnant a...More..

Breaking into World Cup club all in the mind for Belgium
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Breaking into World Cup club all in the mind for Belgium

Both teams have scored eight goals and conceded two in the opening group games, putting them completely level. Before giving his squad a day off with their families after Saturday's 5-2 Group G win over Tunis...More..