• Hart likely to miss out for England in France
Hart likely to miss out for England in France

Deep into injury time , Livermore lofted a ball over the top of Scotland's defence for captain Kane to finish off and keep England three points clear of Slovenia atop Group F. " England deserve full praise for at least coming back". England , who were not impressive overall, remain top of Group F on 14 points while Scotland are in ...

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  • French Open Semi-Final Jelena Ostapenko's Best Present
French Open Semi-Final Jelena Ostapenko's Best Present

In winning 4-6, 6-2, 6-2, the Latvian teen hit 38 winners to Wozniacki's six and is now 4-0 against the former world No. 1 in the last two seasons, with three of those wins on clay. Waves of weather - "We had a hurricane, a sandstorm, and we nearly had snow too", Bacsinszky said in her on-court interview - disrupted both players' games, but she sai...

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  • Brendan McKay announced as first baseman when selected by Rays
Brendan McKay announced as first baseman when selected by Rays

He already has been named college baseball national player of the year by two publications, Baseball America and Collegiate Baseball magazines. The junior from Darllington, Pennsylvania, was named the John Olerud Award victor earlier in the day, marking the third straight season he won the award given annually to the top two-way player in colle...

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  • Alexis Sanchez key target
Alexis Sanchez key target

Of course, he could mean Douglas Costa, who is a Bayern player and for sale this summer - but with Gnabry now going to Bayern and no swap deal with Alexis possible, that is another option that's off the table. Sky Sources also ruled out any interest in selling to a Premier League rival even if such enquiries were to come in. The north London outf...

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  • Ravens early favorites to sign Eric Decker
Ravens early favorites to sign Eric Decker

It was always unlikely the Jets would find a team to trade Decker to - especially once Maccagnan publicly announced that the Jets planned to move forward without Decker, eliminating any leverage the Jets might have had. On behalf of the organization, I wish him the best as he continues his career". Decker underwent hip and shoulder surgeries ...

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  • Alexis Sanchez agrees to Manchester City move
Alexis Sanchez agrees to Manchester City move

Sanchez, 28, has one year left on his current deal at The Emirates Stadium and is attracting interest from the likes of Manchester City and Bayern Munich. The London club do not want to sell Sanchez to one of their title rivals and would prefer to sell him to a club outside England. Ozil is now on holiday in the USA, while Sanchez has been on g...

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  • Venus Williams out; French Open to have 1st-time Slam champ
Venus Williams out; French Open to have 1st-time Slam champ

If it wasn't for the semi-final loss against Mladenovic , the Russian could have won enough ranking points to guarantee at least a spot in qualifying at the French Open . "Honestly, no, I don't think it was unsportsmanship or unfair or anything". Venus Williams of the US leans on her racket after missing a shot against Timea Bacsinszky of S...

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  • Draymond Green gets technical foul in Game 4 vs. Cavaliers
Draymond Green gets technical foul in Game 4 vs. Cavaliers

It was announced as being on Green and went in the box score as being on Green. It was apparently assessed on Kerr, which meant that Green, much to everyone's surprise, was not ejected from the game. "It's an fantastic opportunity that we have and we have to take advantage of it going back home", Green said. They have come back from worst deficit...

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  • Donato di Campli reaffirms Marco Verratti's desire to leave PSG
Donato di Campli reaffirms Marco Verratti's desire to leave PSG

A meeting between Verratti and Sporting Director Henrique is due to occur in the coming days. However, Barcelona are in the driving seat as they look for a swift return to the No.1 spot in Europe after losing both La Liga in the Champions League .

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  • IndyCar race at Texas red-flagged after big crash
IndyCar race at Texas red-flagged after big crash

While Kanaan was penalized for avoidable contact, one has to wonder what Aleshin was thinking when he sandwiched his teammate (the one driver on the track he should be trying to help) and gave Hinchcliffe nowhere to go. The ninth and final caution flag of the race came out on lap 244 when Takuma Sato got loose after sticking his front left tire i...

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  • Draymond Green: I don't pay much attention to anybody in Cleveland
Draymond Green: I don't pay much attention to anybody in Cleveland

In Friday's Game 4, Green appeared to be on his way to being ejected after picking up what seemed to be his second technical foul of the game. So then I thought the second one Draymond was going to get kicked out, but they explained the first one was on me.

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  • CT 2017: Pakistan win toss, invite Sri Lanka to bat
CT 2017: Pakistan win toss, invite Sri Lanka to bat

India's win over South Africa sealed their passage to the semi-final where they emerge as the victor in front of the Bangladesh. The final is on Sunday. Sri Lanka's tail offered some valuable resistance - not quite enough as it turned out - on a flat pitch showing some movement. In the end, their bats were needed, too.

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  • Man U ready to table £70million for Belotti
Man U ready to table £70million for Belotti

Belotti has a release clause of €100m in his Torino contract that is applicable to foreign clubs only. The striker recently signed a new contract with €100m release clause that is valid only for overseas clubs, amid interest from Arsenal , Chelsea and Manchester United .

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  • NBA Finals Game 5: Players get feisty
NBA Finals Game 5: Players get feisty

Durant, you'll remember, infamously joined the Warriors after his Thunder team botched a 3-1 lead in the Western Conference finals, opting to get that ever-elusive National Basketball Association title. Lue says his team was "being too nice" at the start of the series, "helping guys up off the floor, smiling, talking to guys". "It's part of the g...

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  • Eddie Lacy earns another $55K by weighing required 250 or less
Eddie Lacy earns another $55K by weighing required 250 or less

Lacy's struggles with his weight were a constant theme of his time in Green Bay. Seattle Seahawks running back Eddie Lacy keeps on losing the pounds and gaining the dollars. In his first two seasons in the NFL , Lacy ran for 1,178 yards nad 1,139 yards with 20 combined touchdowns. He also ranked second in avoided tackles.

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  • Golden State plie face aux Cleveland Cavaliers — NBA-Finale
Golden State plie face aux Cleveland Cavaliers — NBA-Finale

Très attendus, les Cavaliers de LeBron James doivent s'imposer à domicile face aux Golden State Warriors de Kevin Durant (photo du match N.2, le 4 juin 2017 à Oakland). Cette fois-ci, ils sont au complet, et Kevin Durant est dans leurs rangs. Un succès 4-0 jamais vu dans l'histoire mais qui paradoxalement ne serait pas une bonne affaire f...

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  • Les Penguins sacré à l'arraché — NHL (Finale)
Les Penguins sacré à l'arraché — NHL (Finale)

Vainqueur d'un match 6 très accroché ce dimanche sur le glace des Nashville Predators (2-0) et donc de la finale (4-2), les Pittsburgh Penguins ont remporté la Coupe Stanley , qui récompense le vainqueur des playoffs de la NHL (ligue nord-américaine de hockey sur glace).

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  • Scotland striker Leigh Griffiths 'gutted' after England's last-gasp leveller
Scotland striker Leigh Griffiths 'gutted' after England's last-gasp leveller

Two Leigh Griffiths free-kicks left England facing a first qualifying defeat since October 2009, only for Kane to volley in a 93rd-minute leveller from substitute Raheem Sterling's left-wing cross. "It is about standing up and being counted and we did that today". Wayne Rooney was England's captain when he held a regular place in the ...

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  • Will The Oakland Raiders Make Derek Carr A $25 Million Quarterback?
Will The Oakland Raiders Make Derek Carr A $25 Million Quarterback?

Carr is hoping to get the deal done before the team reports to training camp in late July, according to Fresno Bee's Anthony Galaviz . If a Cousins contract was concocted by then, that would give Carr and the Raiders, Rapoport explains in this scenario, less than two weeks to negotiate a new deal and meet Carr's self-imposed deadline.

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  • Artemis Racing reaches America's Cup challenger finals
Artemis Racing reaches America's Cup challenger finals

Artemis chose a heavier air configuration which paid dividends in the first race when the predicted 8 to 10 knot breeze failed materialise. Artemis made a protest over the course steered by New Zealand's helmsman Peter Burling in the final few seconds of the race but the umpire ruled the black, red and white New Zealand catamaran was not at fault...

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  • Manchester United's Mourinho deserves 'The Special One' name: Pogba
Manchester United's Mourinho deserves 'The Special One' name: Pogba

Manchester United legend Bryan Robson has urged the club to bring in "a few flair players" this summer to build on a successful first season under Jose Mourinho . Morata is said to be very excited about the prospect of lining up for Manchester United next season and wants Bale to join him in England . I think it's good to be more of an all-...

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  • Cards beat Xavier 8-7 to advance to Super Regional — COLLEGE BASEBALL
Cards beat Xavier 8-7 to advance to Super Regional — COLLEGE BASEBALL

Three wins in a row, three hard-fought ones. Xavier lefty ace Zac Lowther (5-5) stymied the Sooners for six innings, allowing just two hits and giving up no runs while striking out seven, but OU chased him with their explosion in the seventh.

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  • Froome misses out on Dauphiné title
Froome misses out on Dauphiné title

Froome's team mate Kennaugh was part of the day's breakaway and he dropped compatriot Ben Swift (United Arab Emirates) on the final climb to claim his second stage win in the Dauphine. Fuglsang beat his Australian rival by 10 seconds thanks to the time bonus awarded to the final stage victor. Spain's Alberto Contador , a two-time Tour de France ...

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  • Classement Forbes: Ronaldo sportif le mieux payé de la planète
Classement Forbes: Ronaldo sportif le mieux payé de la planète

Pour la deuxième année consécutive, Cristiano Rolando arrive en tête du classement des joueurs les mieux payés de la planète réalisé par le magazine économique américain Forbes . Invité à se prononcer sur sa rivalité avec Cristiano Ronaldo , Lionel Messi s'est enflammé pour le Portugais. Serena Willams, grande absente de Roland-Garros pour ...

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  • Highlights of French Open third day
Highlights of French Open third day

Reigning women's champion Garbine Muguruza began her Roland Garros defence with a straight-sets triumph over 2010 victor Francesca Schiavone. Nadal kicked off his campaign with a straight-sets victory, beating France's Benoit Paire 6-1, 6-4, 6-1.

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  • Walters snatches point for Irish against Austria in World Cup qualifier
Walters snatches point for Irish against Austria in World Cup qualifier

The Boys in Green now looked to complete the comeback, with Shane Duffy seeing his goal chalked off for a foul. Victory for Ireland at the Aviva Stadium could fire O'Neill's team to the top of qualifying Group D heading into the final four games of the campaign, with Aldo confident the victory can be secured.

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  • Stress test: High-wire Cavaliers still alive in NBA Finals
Stress test: High-wire Cavaliers still alive in NBA Finals

The Cavs have forced a fifth game in the NBA Finals by trouncing the Warriors , 137-116. He was absolutely atrocious in the first few games, largely because of the multiple bodies the Warriors were throwing at him to neutralize his best attributes.

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  • Blackcaps crash to heavy defeat to hosts England at Champions Trophy
Blackcaps crash to heavy defeat to hosts England at Champions Trophy

The handsome win over the Kiwis means England are already through to the semi-finals of the tournament but they have the chance to knock out the Aussies when the two sides clash at Edgbaston in their Group A match. The England bowlers then produced a stellar show to dismiss New Zealand for 223 runs by the 45th over. The Kiwis will now have to...

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  • Jutanugarn beats Thompson, Chun in playoff at LPGA Classic
Jutanugarn beats Thompson, Chun in playoff at LPGA Classic

Jutanugarn won on the first extra hole when she dropped a 25-foot birdie putt on the 18th green for her first LPGA Tour victory of the season and the sixth of her career. The long-hitting Jutanugarn had an unspectacular but steady round of four birdies and one bogey for a three-under 69 and a four-round total of 271.

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  • Nadal's red hot form continues, Muguruza and Williams exit
Nadal's red hot form continues, Muguruza and Williams exit

With the news of Timea Bacsinszky's three-set victory over Venus Williams shortly after Mladenovic's win, the realization has hit that there will be a maiden Grand Slam victor on the women's side. In the third set, Mladenovic again relied on the crowd to lift her game, and also ruffle her opponent. 'I think the crowd today was a little bit obv...

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