England player ratings for World Cup win over Sweden

Sweden's captain Andreas Granqvist said preventing England from supplying the current top scorer in Russian Federation would be key to his team's chances. Mark Lawrenson, BBC Sport : "The thing that impressed me most about England against C... More..

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Ex-UCLA Star, NBA Player Tyler Honeycutt Killed After Shootout With LAPD
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Ex-UCLA Star, NBA Player Tyler Honeycutt Killed After Shootout With LAPD

The suspect is believed to be former Bruin Tyler Honeycutt . The LAPD responded to a call Friday night about a man with a gun outside of a residence and, upon arrival, the suspect shot at them, said LAPD...More..

Roma join Chelsea in race for Mertens
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Roma join Chelsea in race for Mertens

Speaking to reporters about joining Real Madrid after Belgium's 3-2 victory over Japan in the 2018 World Cup round of 16 clash on Monday evening, Courtois said: "I'm not going to talk about that now". "It's t...More..

England shuts out Sweden to reach World Cup semifinals
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

England shuts out Sweden to reach World Cup semifinals

Maguire and Alli struck either side of half-time in Samara on Saturday to move the Three Lions into the last four, and they will face either Croatia or hosts Russian Federation on Wednesday. "We have to be he...More..

Oh baby! Fab 24 hours but Delph is back for England
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Oh baby! Fab 24 hours but Delph is back for England

Alongside an Instagram picture of him sat on a jet, Delph wrote: "I've just experienced the most awesome 24 hours". I kicked every ball and felt every emotion. England are now back in Repino preparing for Sa...More..

Zach LaVine agrees to 4-year offer sheet with Kings
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Zach LaVine agrees to 4-year offer sheet with Kings

Now, Chicago has to determine whether all that LaVine brings to the table is worth $80 million. "I'm disappointed that I had to get an offer sheet from another team", LaVine told ESPN's The Undefeated after...More..

Phil Mickelson says $10M match with Tiger Woods in works
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Phil Mickelson says $10M match with Tiger Woods in works

Told about the idea later, Woods said: 'I'm definitely not against that. Both players are apparently okay with wearing microphones, which could lead to all sorts of smack talk and insight being shared with t...More..

by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Sweden team woken by fire alarm hours before England showdown

Jordan Pickford played a key role in England's win after the Everton goalkeeper produced some fine saves including a superb stop to deny Marcus Berg . As England entered its second half against Sweden, an ...More..

Celtic, Rangers target Wilson talks Liverpool stay
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Celtic, Rangers target Wilson talks Liverpool stay

The Liverpool Echo's James Pearce reports that 12 Championship clubs want to sign the Welshman on loan but the player himself has spoken about wanting to remain at the club and "push on" after a successful ...More..

by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

A basketball player, reportedly Tyler Honeycutt, pronounced dead by LAPD

Police reported to Honeycutt's residence at 5 p.m. local on Friday after Honeycutt's mother called, saying her son was acting erratically. The officers returned fire, but none was injured in the shooting, a...More..

Wimbledon 2018 -- No. 1 Simona Halep loses in third round at Wimbledon
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Wimbledon 2018 -- No. 1 Simona Halep loses in third round at Wimbledon

Victory for Hsieh means Karolina Pliskova is the only member of the tournament's top-10 seeds still in the draw at the All England Club. Halep follows Caroline Wozniacki (2), Garbine Muguruza (3), Sloane St...More..

Fired-up Nadal gives Spain a boost after World Cup heartbreak
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Fired-up Nadal gives Spain a boost after World Cup heartbreak

Nick Kyrgios eased past Robin Haase 6-3 6-4 7-5, to book a third-round clash with Kei Nishikori, who accounted for Bernard Tomic 2-6 6-3 7-6 (9/7) 7-5. Injuries have obviously wrecked his hopes on too many occ...More..

by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Hartley to miss British GP qualifying after FP3 crash

The 28-year-old walked away from the accident and waved to the crowd before travelling to the medical centre for checks. This is not the first time Toro Rosso has been in the headlines for such an unlikely ev...More..

Kevin De Bruyne says Belgium still want more at World Cup
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Kevin De Bruyne says Belgium still want more at World Cup

I didn't think for one minute their hearts would give way", said Martinez. "We've already had our first knockout win in 12 years, our first win in a penalty shootout in a World Cup for England , the highest ...More..

Sky Sports News reporter makes Man United prediction about Anthony Martial
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Sky Sports News reporter makes Man United prediction about Anthony Martial

After a decent outing, Switzerland were knocked out of the round of 16 by Sweden and now is perhaps the time for Shaqiri to sign for a new club. The Man United man has given himself a head-start on team-m...More..

The New Toyota Supra Will Race At NASCAR Next Year
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

The New Toyota Supra Will Race At NASCAR Next Year

Those of us who are fans of the Supra , and have been waiting on baited breath to see the new version, can hardly wait to see it out on the track. According to Toyota , the team at Calty Design Research stu...More..

Van Uytvanck knocks Muguruza out of Wimbledon
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Van Uytvanck knocks Muguruza out of Wimbledon

A blazing crosscourt victor on break point gave van Uytvanck a 4-2 lead but Muguruza hit back to take the next three games and somehow survived the nervy first set when her whipped forehand licked the baseline ...More..

Rick Porcello Does It All In Red Sox Win In Washington
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Rick Porcello Does It All In Red Sox Win In Washington

Nationals starter Erick Fedde left the game one batter into the second inning with right shoulder stiffness and gave way to left-hander Matt Grace, who allowed just one hit and struck out four in four inning...More..

Bautista returns to standing ovation in Toronto | State National Sports
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Bautista returns to standing ovation in Toronto | State National Sports

Oddsmakers from online sportsbooks now list the Blue Jays as a -185 favorite. He wasn't drafted and developed by the organization, but Bautista felt like a product of the Blue Jays. He finished second in the ...More..

Dodgers' top pick won't sign, will attend Mississippi State
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Dodgers' top pick won't sign, will attend Mississippi State

Ginn will honor his commitment to Mississippi State. Ginn was taken with the last pick of the first round, 30th overall. The Braves failed to reach an agreement with right-hander Carter Stewart prior to the...More..

Courtois keen to put Pickford spat behind him
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Courtois keen to put Pickford spat behind him

Right. Sounds contrite enough to us. England's chances against Sweden could be made all the tougher by injuries, with Southgate joking the dressing room was "like a scene from M*A*S*H*". Messages targeting ...More..

Yankees place Torres (hip) on DL
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Yankees place Torres (hip) on DL

Stanton, Aaron Hicks and Kyle Higashioka each homered and NY went ahead early and hung on to beat the Atlanta Braves 8-5 on Tuesday night. -Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre was scratched from Texas' li...More..

Experienced Navy SEAL diver dies during Thai cave rescue operation
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Experienced Navy SEAL diver dies during Thai cave rescue operation

A diver who spent time with the boys said the youngsters wanted to know the results of the matches. They entered the cave during fine weather but became trapped when a sudden downpour flooded the narrow tunne...More..

Sweden stand in the way of England's charge
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Sweden stand in the way of England's charge

They also beat title contenders France in qualifying, while only a late Toni Kroos strike denied them a point against defending champions Germany in the group stage. Iceland was short of big names but big on te...More..

Belgium losing no sleep over Brazil, says Kompany
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Belgium losing no sleep over Brazil, says Kompany

Brazil defenders Thiago Silva (left) and Miranda training ahead of Friday's game against Belgium. "These two teams constructed to score and to win matches". "When you go into a tournament and you haven't got...More..

5 things to look out for at the World Cup on Friday
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

5 things to look out for at the World Cup on Friday

Luka Modric has already done enough at the World Cup to upstage some top names in contemporary soccer but when he steps into the Fisht Stadium by the Black Sea on Saturday against Russian Federation, he wi...More..

How Twitter has helped England believe they can win the World Cup
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

How Twitter has helped England believe they can win the World Cup

It has been fifty-two years of hurt now and a lot of fans stopped dreaming once the golden generation - David Beckham, Steven Gerrard, Wayne Rooney, Frank Lampard et al - came a cropper in successive World Cups...More..

Brazil exit means only Europeans left standing at World Cup
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Brazil exit means only Europeans left standing at World Cup

France's Raphael Varane opened the scoring, heading home the first goal of the match off a free kick in the 40th minute. "The group phase was tough but many other big teams weren't successful even though the...More..

I heard dad had been kidnapped not long before key clash: Mikel
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

I heard dad had been kidnapped not long before key clash: Mikel

ARGENTINA PLAYER RATINGS: Argentina beat Nigeria 2-1 at the St Petersburg Stadium tonight - but how did their individuals perform? Mikel's father, Michael Obi, was rescued from armed kidnappers by Nigerian po...More..

F-1 team McLaren's racing director Eric Boullier resigns
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

F-1 team McLaren's racing director Eric Boullier resigns

Boullier moved to McLaren from Lotus in early 2014 and was tasked with leading the team back to race-winning form. The Frenchman had said last month, amid reports of staff discontent at Woking, that he woul...More..