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Thibaut Courtois speaks out on Real Madrid link after Belgium beat Japan

The Belgium global has plenty to focus on these days, as he and his team-mates are into the World Cup quarter-finals after a thrilling 3-2 comeback against Jap...


Alex Noren wins French Open by 1 shot

Noren birdied the 12th, 16th and 17th holes to set the clubhouse target at seven under par but was still behind on-course leader Julian Suri as he signed for ...


Mikel Obi told of father's kidnap before Argentina game

According to statement from the state police spokesman, Mr. Ebere Amaraizu , Pa Obi was rescued by operatives of the 9th Mile Division, on Monday, at about 2.3...


Juventus 'begin talks for Cristiano Ronaldo'

The 33-year-old hinted that he could leave the Bernabeu directly after Real won their third successive Champions League title at the end of May, while he ha...


Michael Conlan retains ideal record after out-pointing Adeilson Dos Santos

Conlan hasn't boxed in his home city since December 2010 when he lost a controversial decision in the Ulster Senior Championships. He'll have more emphatic and ...


Arsenal defender Calum Chambers signs new long-term contract

The 23-year-old - whose worldwide career has stalled since joining Arsenal from Southampton in 2014 with the last of his three caps coming four years ago - ...


The Golden State Warriors Have Broken the National Basketball Association

Not only are they strong personalities but the Lakers have no shooters around James right now outside of potentially Kyle Kuzma and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope. Th...


Roger Federer finds Wimbledon 2018 opener ‘nerve-racking’

Federer took to the famed Wimbledon grass wearing unbranded warmups but then revealed a Uniqlo shirt, shorts and headband along with Nike shoes. Signing Feder...


Swede Kinhult looks to hold on to lead at French Open

Kinhult backed up his stunning second-round 65 with another impressive effort despite a second-hole double-bogey. But his hybrid from the semi-rough got a fly...


Free agency starts with a flourish | Sports General

The 33-year-old had previously said he wanted to finish his career in OH, and although he's leaving home again, Cleveland fans are more forgiving after he end...


Neymar dazzles and disappoints as Brazil reach World Cup quarters

It might not be a deserving lead, but the goal was a testament to the quality of the Brazil side and the brilliance of Neymar . And it was the right foot tha...


Japan leave dressing room spotless after agonising World Cup defeat to Belgium

Brazil and Mexico are the only two teams to advance past the group stage in seven consecutive World Cups . Belgium have won all four of their World Cup ...


'It's easy for me' - Kane finding England captaincy a breeze

France, the 1998 winners, beat Argentina to reach the quarterfinals on Saturday and are in the other half of the draw with fellow former champions Brazil and Ur...


LeBron James is Moving to LA-And Twitter is Celebrating with Memes

Dan Gilbert thanked LeBron James the second time around. He was going to become a Laker. The Lakers announced on June 11, 2016 that Johnson was stripped of hi...


'Psychic World cup octopus' is chopped, eaten in Japan

Rabiot, a giant pacific octopus , was right in his predictions that Japan would beat Colombia in their opening match, draw with Senegal and lose to Polan...


Nerlens Noel Agrees To Terms With Oklahoma City

He was focused on joining a contender with a strong culture and finds one in Oklahoma City. Noel was taken 6th overall in the 2013 draft by the pelicans befor...


Mark Geiger: USA referee to officiate England vs Colombia

The status of Colombia playmaker James Rodriguez looms large over the contest. But on Monday he was still in England , reducing his chances of returning ...


Gracious in defeat, Japan leave Russia World Cup with pride

Romelu Lukaku and Cristiano Ronaldo had four each. Belgium , deep into injury time, counter-attacked quickly and, with Lukaku at the centre of the move, fou...


Andy Murray out of Wimbledon with hip injury

While Murray looked good at times, he said on Sunday that he wasn't ready to compete in a Grand Slam event. On a more positive note, Murray said he would cont...


Australias Finch smashes own record for highest T20I score

Their personnel woes got worse after the first T20 of the tri-series involving Pakistan and Zimbabwe when Kyle Jarvis was ruled out of the series with a broke...


LeBron James Agrees to Sign With Lakers for Four Years, $154 Million

Fans in OH, meanwhile, are looking to move forward: James' jersey sales have plunged by 40 percent in the Cavs' team shop at Quicken Loans Arena. For a lot of...


Aaron Finch breaks own record for highest individual T20 worldwide score

Finch's sparkling innings of 172 came off just 76 deliveries and included a stunning 16 fours and 10 sixes. Finch beat the previous highest, which was his 156...


June 29 deadline on option is first domino in LeBron James' summer

The internet narrative of the last few months has been LeBron James to the Lakers . The fact he didn't pick up his option could be good news for anxious Ca...


Cavani hopes to be fit

It would be a huge blow for the South Americans, whose deadly duo of Cavani and Luis Suarez has seen them win every game this tournament. Ronaldo, second on t...


Wimbledon 2018: Roger Federer To Start Campaign Against Dusan Lajovic

If that decision went down badly with the world number 32 Dominika Cibulková, who was bumped from the seeds as a result, it made flawless sense to the likes of ...


Thai cave boys to get 4 months' food, learn to dive

In case it proves impossible for the moment, the rescuers may try to teach the boys how to dive so they can leave the cave by themselves, according to Capt. P...


Pain, luck, fans -- and God -- see Russian Federation home over Spain

I told him what I had to and that will stay between the two of us. "The coach makes the decisions and from that some agree and others don't". Isco wrote on In...


Mario Balotelli Absent from Training; Patrick Vieira Says It 'Wasn't Planned'

Tottenham are among four Premier League clubs chasing Nice striker Alassane Plea, sources close to the French club have told ESPN FC. Balotelli was last see...


Messi and Ronaldo have company among soccer greats without World Cup cred

While Sampaoli will still be a highly coveted manager thanks to his success with Chile, his most recent stops at Sevilla and with Argentina will give some p...


Roger Federer debuts Uniqlo outfit at Wimbledon, 20-year Nike relationship collapses

According to Darren Rovell of ESPN , Federer recently signed a new contract with Uniqlo worth over $300 million over ten years and is guaranteed even if he reti...


Paul George Expected To Immediately Re-Sign With Thunder

Presti took a huge risk dealing valuable assets for George last summer, gambling on his ability to convince the five-time All Star to stay on despite his blatan...


Kevin Durant, Golden State Warriors agree to short-term deal

Now that Durant is officially off the board, all eyes return to the single biggest story of the offseason by far: LeBron's free agency. The league released th...


Lance Stephenson agrees to join Los Angeles Lakers on one-year deal

George instead chose to re-sign with the Oklahoma City Thunder on Sunday, so James and the Lakers will need to go in a different direction to made further upgra...


Real Madrid deny agreeing deal to sign Neymar

This came as a result of reports in Spain which claimed the European champions had indeed tabled a bid for Neymar . Neymar moved to Paris for £200m from Re...


Boys and coach missing in Thai cave found alive

Friends and family members of the missing had clung to hope that their loved ones would be found alive. "So I would think that they're not really fit to move ...