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Farrell wants England unity after Boks loss

Debutant wingers Aphiwe Dyantyi and S'bu Nkosi have hailed the calming influence of the senior players when the Boks fell 24-3 behind against England in Saturda...


Mario Götze hints at reunion with Jürgen Klopp at Liverpool

Gotze came through the youth ranks at Borussia Dortmund and was a key part of Klopp's starting eleven that won two Bundesliga titles in 2011 and 2012 while ...


Roberto Carlos Names The England Star Who Has 'Brazilian Swagger'

You never know what is going to happen in football. "All the players can see the way the club is heading, but you can't look into the future too much as it ta...


Could Celtics lure rival LeBron James to Boston?

Irving played with the Cavaliers from 2011-17 before he forced a traded to Boston in August. But that doesn't mean the C's aren't anxious about Kyrie, with a ...


Peel Street buzzing with excitement on eve of Canadian Grand Prix

Defending four-time champion Briton Hamilton finished fifth, extending his run of points-scoring finishes to a record 32 races, but he slipped a point behind Ge...


Canada earns bronze at Paris rugby sevens

In their opening group match, Shujaa fell 24-5 to New Zealand but needed a rare 22-19 victory over Fiji in their second game.Their last win against Samoa was to...


Sergei Palkin: We talked to Manchester United for two months about Fred

The injury could not have come at a worse time for Fred as he would have been looking to help Brazil win their 6th World Cup. Imminent Manchester United si...


Scotland stun top-ranked England in huge cricket shock

Calum MacLeod's superb 140 not out powered non-Test nation Scotland to a record 371 for five against an England side who are top of the one-day worldwide rankin...


Pole Sitter Vettel Says ‘I could have been even faster’ in Qualifying

Verstappen arrived in Montreal under attack from all corners, after an incident-filled start to the season in which the 20-year-old reach the podium once in s...


Cleveland Cavs fan makes sign thanking LeBron James for 4 straight Finals

Despite spending much of the second half of the regular season rehabbing a broken bone in his left (non-shooting) hand, Love finished 2017-2018 with his second-...


Awe-inspiring Nadal claims record-extending 11th French Open title

He removed the tape from his left wrist and seemed to take a tablet. Nadal theorized that the tight wrap on his forearm had cut off his circulation, and said ...


Ferrari mixes up Toronto and Montreal, Twitter has a field day

Renault (LSE: 0NQF.L - news), who supply their own team as well as McLaren and Red Bull, and Toro Rosso's partners Honda are planning to bring upgraded powe...


Afghanistan defeats Bangladesh in final T20I to clinch series 3-0

However, they fell short to chase the target and lost the game with a difference of 1 run. Earlier, a combined effort by top and middle order batsman helped ...


Vettel takes Canadian GP pole with lap record

Vettel, who stuck his Ferrari vehicle on pole position with a stunning performance in qualifying by breaking the lap record with a 1:10.764, will be starting on...


Korhonen takes slender Shot Clock Masters lead

The European Tour tournament is the first held on a major tour in which players are being timed on every shot in an effort to speed up play. Behind Jimenez an...


Crawford's Manager: After Horn, The Push Will Get Much Bigger

Whether the ESPN+ audience is extensive enough to move that needle much remains to be seen. A lot of people are comparing how he pushed around Pacquiao but Pacq...


National Basketball Association champion won't be invited to White House

We're going to focus on the game tonight. The NBA championship series isn't over yet but President Trump has preemptively uninvited top NBA players from f...


Barcelona needs Griezmann for Champions League - Messi

And Griezmann is one of them", Messi told Sport . Much like Antoine Griezmann , who Los Rojiblancos have asked to help persuade Lemar while with his compatr...


England to be without Stokes for start of Australia ODI series

Surrey's Tom Curran comes into the squad in his place. But the skipper is expected to be fit to face Scotland this weekend and for the beginning of the f...


Nadal beats Thiem to win 11th French Open title

Nadal entered Sunday's final 85-2 lifetime at Roland Garros, and that fact alone put Thiem in a precarious position before the proceedings even got underway. ...


LeBron James praises Kevin Durant while throwing shade at the Trail Blazers

Although they're up 3-0 and we saw Stephen Curry break the single-game Finals 3-point record in Game 2, the offense hasn't exactly been humming. The next hu...


Would Hokies be fine without Josh Jackson?

Jackson's father, Fred, told the Richmond Times-Dispatch that he will get clarity on the situation in two days, although The Athletic was told that such a tim...


Alaphilippe wins Criterium Stage 4, Moscon claims lead

So, I made a decision to work as hard as possible for a stage victory. It's super hard and anything can happen but so far so good. Thomas believes winning the...


Xherdan Shaqiri coy on Reds links

Liverpool FC, though, could be forced to wait until after the World Cup as Shaqiri prepares to feature in the major tournament in Russian Federation. When ask...


Rafael Nadal Wins 11th French Open

In 2007, he became the first man since Bjorn Borg in 1980 to win a hat-trick of Roland Garros titles. He persists at his punishing physicality and pounding shot...


The Coach: Nadal must be aggressive to beat Thiem

In the other semi-final, Marco Cecchinato's odd run in the last two weeks was ended by Dominic Thiem , also in straight sets, although the first two sets were ...


Pres. Trump won't invite National Basketball Association champions to White House

So, it's not surprising hearing the news today with the Eagles. The president congratulated the team on Twitter earlier Friday. "It won't be Cleveland or Golden...


Australian boxer Jeff Horn makes weight for world title fight

Referee Byrd asked Horn to "show me something" in the ninth, but he had nothing left to give. "He did everything we expected him to do". Crawford added, "He c...


Nick Saban: 'I take a bath in the lake every day'

People don't take baths in the lake . Everybody kills me over that. People don't take baths in the lake . You've got to have ivory soap because it floats, you...


Lynx pick up a win in DC

But instead of complaining about President Donald Trump's snub, they made a decision to give back to the community. At 28 years old, Moore has won four WNBA t...


Womens Asia Cup T20: Bangladesh shock India to earn maiden victory

In the tremendous performance Veda Krishnamurthy who scored 29 was unbeaten and Anuja Patil who scored 19 was also unbeaten made India to an easy 7-wicket win...


Pep Guardiola speaks out on Yaya Toure racism claims

When the subject was brought up, Guardiola was reserved in his assessment, telling This Is Premier League: "I would say we made the best year in the Premier Lea...


Women's Asia Cup: Bangladesh Beat India By 3 Wickets To Clinch Title

In response, Harmanpreet (34 not out) and her deputy Smriti Mandhana (38) steered India to a comfortable victory with 23 balls to spare after starting on a sh...


Mithali Raj becomes first Indian cricketer to score 2,000 T20I runs

Following India's 142-run victory, she was also declared as the Player of the Match. No other Indian has scored 2000 runs. Talking about the match, India...


Van Marwijk paying coaching staff out of his own pocket

Following a goalless first half at the Groupama Arena, the deadlock was finally broken in the 74th minute by 19-year-old Arzani, who had started the match on th...