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Switzerland's Granit Xhaka injures knee in training for World Cup

Xhaka said he feared he could miss the tournament in Russian Federation but tests showed he has only suffered bruising. Xhaka is part of coach Vladimir Petkov...


Nadal Nearly Loses a Set; Sharapova Nearly Loses Her Match

He will be up against Richard Gasquet of France in the next round. She is seeded 28th this year. Camila Giorgi is hoping to reach the Round of 16 at a Grand...


Stanford F Reid Travis expected to transfer to Kentucky

Reports indicate the power forward is planning to transfer to Kentucky . A two-time All-Pac 12 selection, Travis missed the vast majority of the 2015-16 season...


Andy Murray speaks to Novak Djokovic during conference call

After a quarter-final defeat by Dominic Thiem last year, Djokovic returned to Roland Garros not expected to challenge for the title following a year disrupted b...


Leeds lining up move to hire Bielsa

Yorkshireman Paul Heckingbottom - who was informed of his newfound unemployment while on holiday - lasted just 115 days in the Elland Road hot-seat and won on...


Football Fans Turn Up In Droves For Nigeria's Stunning Kit Launch

There were long queues outside London's Nike Town store and thousands more were trying to buy the kit online , however both options are now no longer availab...


LeBron James Asked The Cavs Not To Trade Kyrie Irving

But sitting down with ESPN's Rachel Nichols for an interview a day prior to Game 1, Curry acknowledged the leader of his only known Finals opponent to date: ...


Donaldson exits game against Red Sox in fifth inning

The Blue Jays third baseman, who had walked with one out, made it to third on a Justin Smoak double but covered the distance gingerly. The team later reporte...


Sky Sports Apologise To Raheem Sterling Over ‘Gun Tattoo’ Statement Error

Sterling was forced to issue a statement on the tattoo, revealing it's a tribute to his father who was shot dead in Kingston, Jamaica, when he was just two year...


Shahid Afridi to lead ICC World XI in his last int'l match

England squad for Scotland: Eoin Morgan ( Captain ), Moeen Ali, Jonny Bairstow, Sam Billings, Alex Hales, Liam Plunkett, Adil Rashid, Joe Root, Jason Roy, B...


Rossi: Zidane's Madrid exit hard to understand

Talk about going out while you're on top... He came off the bench against Liverpool to score twice in the 3-1 win to earn Real Madrid a record 13th victor...


Knicks fans have seen this J.R. Smith bonehead play before

LeBron James walked out of his news conference after facing repeated questions about Cleveland Cavaliers team-mate JR Smith and his freaky brain fade in the N...


Manchester United to go all out for Gareth Bale

Nonetheless, according to Spanish publication AS , it should take a bid of no less than £121million for Madrid to even take into account promoting him this sum...


Tristan Thompson ejected at end of Game 1

I don't know what else to say.... "We're in the fight now. They know what to expect when we play again". Upon review, it did look like a blocking foul on LeBr...


Rashid, Mujeeb star in Afghan squad

With 21 wickets in 17 matches at an average of 21.8, the 19-year-old emerged as the second-highest wicket-taker behind Australia's Andrew Tye (24) in the just-c...


Fabinho: Liverpool close to agreeing deal for Monaco midfielder

A 0-0 home draw against Paris Saint-Germain on the January 3rd 2015 was Fabinho's first turn-out in this position , and he was utilised there again in Monaco...


Lebron vs JR Smith: 10 savage memes roasting Cavaliers player

However, instead of attempting a game-winning shot, Smith dribbled the ball back to beyond the three-point line and time expired before the Cavaliers got a sho...


Cavs, Warriors set physical tone for intense NBA Finals

So it doesn't make sense to go review something if - the review is if he's on the line or if he's close to the charge circle, that's the review. Two free thro...


ICC backs stricter sanctions for ball-tampering

Former England captain and current chairman of the MCC's World Cricket Committee, Mike Gatting, attended the meeting on Monday, along with ex-Australia open...


Bollywood star Arbaaz Khan summoned by Thane Police in IPL betting scam

Police arrested Jalan on Tuesday. Khan has been directed to appear before the police for a joint investigation on Saturday. The police are believed to be invest...


Vasyl Lomachenko has shoulder surgery, wants fight this year

By the way, immediately after the fight with Linares's promoter Bob Arum announced the holding of a Ukrainian next fight August 25. The team of the boxer chose ...


David Warner & Cameron Bancroft: Banned batsmen to play in Darwin Strike League

It is understood that Warner played a leading role in the scandal, which occurred on the third day of the third Test against South Africa in Cape Town, as he to...


Third quarter can be pivotal for Cavaliers in NBA Finals

The numbers show Lue's concern is genuine. Only Hill played a significant role in Cleveland's seven-game dismissal of Boston in the Eastern finals, but it sho...


Frank Lampard appointed Derby County manager on three-year deal

The former Chelsea midfielder put pen to paper on a three-year deal with the Rams on Thursday and has already seen money to be an instant success in the boa...


NBA Finals 2018: Watch Warriors vs

The Warriors dominated the overtime period and secured a 124-114 win. J.R. Smith grabbed the offensive rebound, and in the blunder of his career, appeared t...


Was Bryan Colangelo's Wife Behind Anonymous Twitter Trolling Campaign?

Thanks to some digital detective work, particularly by a Twitter user named Mike Chiodo, it seems that the 76ers general manager or someone close to him has l...


Philadelphia 76ers, Brett Brown reach agreement on three-year extension

The end result this season saw the Sixers finish in third place in the Eastern Conference standings with a 52-30 record. Look for more possible moves to be ma...


Serena Williams digs deep to pull off French Open 2nd round comeback

In an Instagram post after her victory - her first match on clay since the 2016 French Open final - Williams wrote: "Catsuit anyone?" "I didn't want to go o...


College basketball: C-USA aims for more NCAA tournament bids

Each team will then play its final four regular season games against the other members of its pod. The format, which was developed in part by ESPN basketball ...


Baseball fan stands in rain to hold umbrella over JROTC member

Meanwhile, a JROTC member stood to strict attention next to the chair as rain continued to fall. He seemed unbothered by the rain, but that did not stop a Brave...


Players that Marco Silva could reunite with at Everton

That is what I want and I'm sure we will show that every single week". Silva will be joined by long-term assistant manager Joao Pedro, plus goalkeeping coach ...


Real Madrid have winning gene and Barcelona have fallen asleep - Xavi

Former Barcelona captain Carles Puyol has addressed his congratulatory tweets towards Real Madrid and says he believes his former club are better than ...


Busch’s son thrilled after his Coca-Cola 600 win

Jimmie Johnson 6. Jamie McMurray 7. It was Busch's first win in 29 tries points-racing at Charlotte and gave him a series distinction like no other with wins...


Stats don't lie: The 2018 NBA Finals by the numbers

Only six other National Basketball Association champions have been crowned via the broom, but Golden State seems poised to join that group. Check out Rihanna...


Mets finally get one piece of good news on the injury front

With the Mets in Atlanta to face the Braves this week, Syndergaard flew back to NY to be examined by team doctors after reporting soreness in the finger on his ...