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Shaqiri, Xhaka facing action over controversial celebration

Serbia ", the FIFA Disciplinary committee said in a statement. Shaqiri was born in Kosovo before it declared independence in 2008, something Serbia fail...


Astros' Bregman shaved mustache between at-bats

Bregman, in his next at bat, was seen clean shaven. The third baseman shaved his mustache in a matter of minutes. Bregman finished the game 0-for-4 with a strik...


Argentina Vs Croatia: Fans observe minute’s silence as Messi-led team loses

Whatever the result, Argentina will not only need to win their final Group D match against Nigeria - they'll also need Croatia to do them a favour against Ice...


Boullier defends record amid reports of McLaren dissent

Eric Boullier was forced to defend his position as McLaren's racing director on Friday after a report emerged in the Daily Mail that some factory-based emplo...


Gary Sanchez of New York Yankees likely to go on disabled list

Romine filled in for Sanchez when he went on the DL with a strained right biceps previous year and he hit.327 with two homers and 10 RBI in 18 games. With the...


US Open will consider Serena pregnancy in seedings

But McEnroe has called for Wimbledon officials to reinstate Williams as one of the top players and thinks she should be ranked between one and ten. Serena ...


Hartley at back of grid, rain halts practice in France

The new engine installed in Hartley's auto is Honda's upgraded power unit, which showed a good step forward in terms of performance in Canada but also suffered ...


Argentina players stage coup against Jorge Sampaoli before Nigeria clash

The players are said to be disillusioned with coach Jorge Sampaoli's style of play, who substituted Aguero with 36 minutes of the match remaining against Cr...


4-Star QB Dwan Mathis Flips Commitment from Michigan St. to OSU

Ohio State Buckeyes take the field prior to the game against the Northern Illinois Huskies at Ohio Stadium on September 19, 2015 in Columbus, Ohio. On Sunday,...


How to watch Saudi Arabia vs

Both teams' motivation going into this fixture is completely understandable: the Saudis are desperate to avoid finishing in last place in the group at the Wor...


Son bears heavy burden as S. Korea sits on brink

He said: "We'll do everything we can to play more aggressively and help him shine in attack so he can help the team". He bawled his eyes out when South Korea...


Ramaphosa calls, thanks rugby coach Rassie Erasmus for sterling job

The Springbok team for the third and final Test in the Castle Lager Incoming Series against England in Cape Town on Saturday, shows five changes from the star...


Water, mud block rescue attempt for 12 boys inside Thai cave

He said he was following the situation closely and remained hopeful the group would be found. But on this Saturday, they did not come out, and authorities now...


Brazil's coach unleashes 'injured' Neymar on Costa Rica

Brazil got their first win of the World Cup with two late goals against Costa Rica on Friday, but the victory didn't come without cost. In the 77', Neymar div...


Players' coup reportedly underway to throw out World Cup coach

TyC Sports had reported that the national team's current general manager, Jorge Burruchaga, could take control of the team. However, Argentina struggled to get...


Lukaku breaks Belgium record against Tunisia

Obviously know he's working with Thierry Henry and he's learning from him. "He offers us his winning mentality", said midfielder Axel Witsel. England are ...


Spain, Portugal target last 16 as Russia ride momentum

A handful of teams have already booked their spot in the knockout stage. Egypt and Saudi Arabia have both been eliminated and meet in the other 2am game...


Paul Pogba makes SHOCK World Cup retirement claim

Luckily the Frenchman has re-found his form to ensure his country have won both of their games in Russian Federation this summer. The 25-year-old is now with ...


PGA Tour: Brian Harman takes 1-shot lead in Travelers

Defending champion Jordan Spieth , tied with Johnson after an opening 63, had a 73 to drop into a tie for 25th at 4 under. That started a memorable summer that...


Japan and Senegal play entertaining draw

As the game went through the half-hour mark, Japan had offered little in the final third but an equaliser was found 11 minutes before the break as Inui benefi...


Argentina: Verón questions Sampaoli for leaving Icardi out

Former Argentina midfielder Juan Sebastian Veron has questioned Jorge Sampaoli 's decision to leave Mauro Icardi out of his World Cup squad. "I've al...


BCCI Finally Clears Players' Central Contract Payments Proposed By CoA

The SGM also emphasised that the decisions would need approval of the Supreme Court. The General Body also approved the proposed increase in the salary of...


NSW Blues edge past Maroons in Women's State of Origin

In the end, NSW would win in one of the toughest sporting encounters holding on for a 16-10 victory. However after the game they reconciled, sharing an emot...


Defending champ Kvitova back in Birmingham final

But Kvitova proved a different proposition for the remainder of the match, breaking twice in the second set, while only having to save a single break point agai...


Federation Internationale de Football Association eyes goal celebrations by Swiss players Xhaka, Shaqiri

A day after being put under investigation by FIFA for complaining about the refereeing of their 2-1 World Cup loss to Switzerland and misbehaviour by fans, Se...


World Cup Group qualifying scenarios for knockout rounds

Hierro, who took over on the eve of the finals following the sacking of Real Madrid-bound manager Julen Lopetegui, has all but guided the 2010 World Cup winne...


Alpha Centauri is Harrington's crown jewel

I am just very grateful to be riding her. Alpha Centauri, by Mastercraftsman and out of Alpha Lupi, by Rahy, was bred and is owned by the Niarchos family. Wil...


Sarri identifies five signings for Chelsea

The former Napoli manager has been top of Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich's list to replace Antonio Conte , who is finally set to be sacked, all summer. The...


Sweet! Moscow confectioners make life-size chocolate Messi

But then there was no further contact between the two. Jorge Sampaoli's side, on the other hand, would be finish second if they beat Nigeria and Iceland don...


Durmaz faces racial abuse after Swedish loss

Germany midfielder Toni Kroos scored a dramatic late victor to come from behind and beat Sweden 2-1 on Day 10 of the World Cup in Russian Federation on Saturday...


Buttler hundred guides England to 5-0 series sweep of Australia

If we can get our best team on the park with some of these young players, anything is possible. England , now ranked number one in the world, host the World ...


Sweden's Jimmy Durmaz racially abused via social media after World Cup defeat

Sweden had scored in the first half on a clever counterattack , and with its one goal secured, chose to settle into some of the most defensive football seen at...


Depart for Ireland, England tour

This is what "did the job" in India's recent 5-1 ODI series triumph in South Africa, Kohli said, with Chahal and Yadav sharing 33 wickets between them. "You m...


'Heartbroken' Messi fan in Kerala found dead 3 days after going missing

Even as circumstances indicate that Dinu was dejected at the team losing the match and left home, the police said that they are looking into all possible angles...


Germany beat Sweden in final seconds

The magnitude of the moment saw the euphoric German players run to rejoice in front of their own fans while the Sweden players slumped to the floor, some close ...