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Serena Williams reveals she stopped breastfeeding daughter to lose weight

The 36-year-old professional tennis player recently returned to the court after giving birth to her daughter Alexis Olympia. She said she planned to stop b...


Wyatt half century inspires England to Tri-Series win over New Zealand

Knight, England's captain, praised her team for the way they approached the must-win match: "We don't get to practice finals very often and with the World T20 c...


Manchester United legend praises ‘unique’ Jesse Lingard

While his focus is certainly on Tuesday's last-16 fixture against Colombia and the potential for a shootout, Lingard has been taking his mind off the matter a...


Falcao accuses referee of favouring England in win over Colombia

They are subject to situations which shouldn't really be present in football. It is the furthest England has progressed in any tournament since the David Beck...


Mvovo try leads Sharks fightback in crucial win over Lions

The Sharks' sixth win of the season saw them consolidate third place in the South African conference - nine points behind the Lions . Rob du Preez - who ki...


Alonso to start from pitlane

Alonso broke another in qualifying and the team ran out of new-spec wings ahead of Sunday's race. Fernando Alonso's hopes of scoring points in the Austrian...


England knocks out Colombia on penalties to reach the quarterfinals

Kane, 24, is still top scorer at the World Cup with six goals in his three games played so far, with England facing Sweden in the last eight on Saturday at 3p...


Mahrez set for Manchester City medical

The 31-year-old has a year left on his contract but having spent each of the Catalan's two seasons in charge on loan his City career is effectively over. Guardi...


Lakers Roster & Starting Lineup If LeBron James Goes to L.A.

LeBron James continues to dominate sports headlines with many speculating that he is set to sign a contract this summer with only one of two teams-the Clevela...


Lakers Roster & Starting Lineup If LeBron James Goes to L.A.

LeBron James continues to dominate sports headlines with many speculating that he is set to sign a contract this summer with only one of two teams-the Clevela...


Zimbabwe vs Pakistan 4th T20I Tri-series

Pakistan had beaten Zimbabwe in the first T20 global by 74 runs. This will be the important match for Zimbabwe and Pakistan particularly for Zimbabwe a...


Park Sung-hyun Moves to No

Hataoka was eliminated on the first extra hole as Sung Hyun Park and So Yeon Ryu made birdies, and she failed. "I did my best", she said. "It's such a grati...


Former LSU golfer David Toms wins U.S. Senior Open

Toms, who has won 13 times on the PGA Tour, including one major (the 2001 PGA), shot an even par 70 in the final round and finished at 3-under 277. He shot ev...


FIFA fines World Cup hosts Russia for discriminatory banner

FIFA's fine was directed at Moroccan fans for "crowd disturbances" and "throwing objects in the stadium". Russian supporters unveiled a neo-Nazi banner during...


Dan Gilbert pens LeBron James another farewell letter, skips using comic sans

If they are confident Leonard is determined to play for them, waiting to sign him next summer when he can become a free agent is an option. There always seems...


Kyle Busch wins at Chicagoland with wild finish

Busch quickly powered past Harvick on the restart with Larson moving into second. Busch then raced into the back of Larson's auto and sped ahead for the victo...


Brazil knocks out Mexico

He isn't your Ronaldo or Messi or Neymar, but there is not one player who can do things Fellaini does. I know we have a chance, but I also know that it is very ...


Maria Sharapova loses Wimbledon first round match to Vitalia Diatchenko

Sharapova, the 2004 champion, was joined at the exit by 2011 and 2014 victor Petra Kvitova who was stunned by Belarusian world number 50 Aliaksandra Sasnovic...


Host Russia beats Spain in penalty shootout to enter quarter-finals

Here, AFP Sports looks at three things we learned today at the World Cup . In the end, the 2010 World Cup winners were made to pay for their lack of ruthlessne...


Tyreke Evans agrees to 1-year, $12M deal with Pacers

Evans averaged 19.4 points per game for the Memphis Grizzlies last season - his second-highest scoring average since his 2009-10 rookie campaign. He spent t...


Michael Carter-Williams Agrees To One-Year Minimum Deal With Rockets

ESPN reporter Adrian Wojnarowski reported the agreement will be for one-year and the National Basketball Association minimum. Carter-Williams will be entering h...


Jimmy Butler, Kyrie Irving Interested In Playing On Same Team

This comes just several weeks after it came out that Butler was " uncertain " about playing with fellow Minnesota Timberwolves teammate Andrew Wiggins . It i...


ICC increases sanctions for ball-tampering

Ball-tampering came under the spotlight when Cricket Australia suspended Smith and Warner from global cricket for a year and Bancroft for nine months follow...


Phillies' great Shane Victorino announces retirement

Victorino will officially retire Friday, August 3, before the Philadelphia Phillies' home matchup against the Miami Marlins at 7:05 p.m. Victorino played eigh...


India reshuffle squad as Bumrah and Sundar miss T20s

Sundar suffered an injury to his right ankle during Indian team's training session at the Malahide Cricket Club in Dublin earlier this week. The twin injuries...


Lost golf clubs: Graeme McDowell to cut his losses

Open victor, said on Twitter . The 147th Open gets underway in Carnoustie on July 19, live on Sky Sports . Flew into Manchester last night from CDG and my g...


Spain pay penalty for not finishing off hosts Russian Federation

Even that was a Artem Dzyuba penalty , which was awarded for Gerard Pique's rather clear and obvious handball... Akinfeev delivered on both fronts with impre...


England vs Colombia: "One of our hearts will be broken"

Should England reach the quarterfinals, only the likes of Sweden , Switrzerland, Croatia and Russian Federation stand between them and the final. Asked abo...


Federer understands Serena's anti-doping frustrations

USADA spokesperson Brad Horn told Reuters last week that Williams had been tested on three occasions this year for a total of five tests, passing all of them. "...


Shoaib Malik becomes first cricketer to play 100 T20I

During his knock of 37, he became the first Pakistan player and the third overall to score 2000 runs in T20 Internationals. The Men in Green were clinical in ...


England beats Colombia in penalties after dirty, foul-filled game

They drank and chanted, increasing the volume as a group of colourfully dressed Colombians passed blowing vuvuzelas, the plastic horns that were made famous at ...


Colombia ambassador ‘sad’ over Sun headline ahead of England World Cup clash

Lincoln-born Dan Jones is ready for an incredible atmosphere in Colombia ahead of Tuesday's World Cup round of 16 clash (7pm kick-off United Kingdom time)...


Joachim Low to continue as Germany manager despite World Cup debacle

Low needed several weeks to decide his future after Germany's 2014 World Cup triumph but this time around he has made the decision hastily. My disappointment is...


Zimbabwe's rugby team sleep rough in Tunisia

The team then had to turn to sleeping on the streets after being greeted by appalling conditions at the allocated accommodation . "The Gold Cup has been a huge...


Sam Johnstone: Man Utd goalkeeper joins West Bromwich Albion for £6.5m

The 25-year-old has been sent out on numerous loan spells during his time at Manchester United. The 23-year-old Norwegian global operates largely as either a ...