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MLB Draft 2018: Carter Stewart goes unsigned

Ginn will honor his commitment to Mississippi State. The Dodgers did sign their second-round pick on Thursday, college right-hander Michael Grove, who is recove...


Rangers ready for Europa League opener, says Steven Gerrard

Steven Gerrard's first competitive game as a top-level manager will be shown exclusively live on BT Sport. "The expectation and pressure will be completely di...


Gleyber Torres: In Wednesday's lineup

After neither team received a lengthy start and Atlanta will hope for some distance from Julio Teheran while NY is seeking the same from CC Sabathia. The team...


Authorities say Thai schoolboys 'not ready' for underwater cave escape

Thai officials are also considering mining a hole into the top of the cave and lifting the boys out. The boys, 11 to 16, and their 25-year-old coach went expl...


Mohammad Amir on Bollywood, Stephen Hawking and cricketing regret

Amir, who has taken 212 wickets in global cricket, wants to claim a hat-trick in all three formats of the game. "Currently Smith is a hard batsman to bowl to"...


Thai coach apologizes to parents as boys write they're OK

The diver's death on Friday raises serious doubts over the safety of attempting to bring the 12 boys and their football coach out through cramped passageways ...


England can't underestimate Sweden, says Stones

We want to make people proud back home". I went for England to reach the quarter-finals before the tournament starts and I'm sticking to that prediction. Shorn ...


Lingard in line for bumper Man Utd contract

It's believed Lingard is highly-rated by Mourinho and the Three Lions star recently spoke highly of his Portuguese boss. Lingard is in line for a new contract...


Another World Cup ends in agony for Neymar

Against Neymar , defenders go harsher. "What makes me happy is not him at his best - less than that. The players that they have. both teams deserve to be fac...


Zach LaVine signs Kings offer sheet; Bulls to match

The Chicago Bulls have 48 hours to match the offer. He spent his first three seasons in Minnesota before he was sent to Chicago as part of the Jimmy Butler tr...


Kyle Anderson signs 4-year, $37.2 million offer sheet with Memphis Grizzlies

If they have any plans of retaining Kyle Anderson, they will have two days to match the $37.2 million offer sheet that the forward signed with the Memphis Griz...


Belgium upsets 5-time world champion Brazil

For Brazil , meanwhile, this loss will really sting, given they probably deserved to win the match on balance, edging out Belgium in terms of possession and th...


Mikel Obi express gratitude to Nigeria Police for father’s rescue

Mikel's father, Michael Mikel, was freed in the southeastern state of Enugu on Monday. "I want to encourage our government to continue its relentless efforts ...


Chelsea agrees personal terms with Courtois’ replacement ahead of Real Madrid

I personally would have loved to see the Brazilian between the sticks at Anfield but at the price Roma are demanding, with the "Salah tax" that would have been ...


Kyrgios wins first round match at Wimbledon

I mean, I have a different approach. "Yeah, it was tough", Kyrgios said. The Australian, who is one of the fastest servers in men's tennis, smashed an ace p...


McLaren admits 2018 auto has less downforce than predecessor

Brown admitted McLaren is now "in the starting process of our recovery plan". History shows it takes time to build a world championship-winning team. "That is...


Luc Mbah A Moute Remains Interested In Re-Signing With Rockets

For his career, the 33-year-old has averaged 10.5 points, 4.8 rebounds and 1.5 steals while shooting 35.3 percent from three-point range in 942 games with six t...


England Goalkeeper Pickford Hits Back At Courtois After Penalty Heroics

John Welsh, Greg Cunningham, Jordan Hugill and fellow goalkeeper Mathew Hudson all also congratulated the former 24-year-old. I don't care if I'm not the bigges...


Steven Gerrard says England won't get better World Cup finals chance

Still, it could be seen as an advantage in a tournament situation with most players already familiar with one another. In 1967 reporter Lars-Gunnar Bjorklun...


Pacers sign center Kyle O’Quinn

It's a slight raise from the $4.25 million player option he declined with NY, but far from what he envisioned for himself last season. The Norfolk State produ...


Brazil, France target World Cup semi-finals

The Atletico Madrid man has spoken numerous times of his affection for Uruguay , having been handed his debut at Real Sociedad by mentor Martin Lasarte and wor...


Thai Diver Dies During Cave Rescue Operations

The young soccer players have been trapped inside the cave in Chiang Rai for 13 days, prompting the offer on Friday by soccer's governing body Federation Intern...


Yankees Interested In Mike Moustakas As First Baseman

Whether you like the idea of Moustakas' bat in the Bronx, are anxious about his inexperience playing first base or are still all-in on Greg Bird , it does appe...


Brazil’s official lineup released ahead of 9pm kick-off against Belgium

In Saturday´s other quarter-final, host nation Russian Federation will hope to keep their rollercoaster ride through the finals going when they face Croatia . ...


Argentina looking to appoint Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola as new coach?

Reports suggest that Atletico Madrid manager Diego "Cholo" Simeone is a possible frontrunner for the job, but Maradona feels the Albiceleste do not deserve the ...


Mickelson says $10M match with Woods in the works

The two biggest names in golf over the past 25 years - Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson - are reportedly in conversations about a $10 million, winner-take...


Germany team manager Bierhoff: Ozil shouldn't have been in Russian Federation

Ozil, a key member of the 2014 World Cup-winning side, and team mate Ilkay Gundogan , both of Turkish descent, had to deal with a barrage of criticism at home ...


Boullier resignation sparks McLaren leadership shuffle

COO Simon Roberts , meanwhile, will bear responsibility for production, engineering, and logistics. Amid McLaren's continuing performance crisis and rumbling...


Boston Celtics: Recent first round picks at NBA Summer League

Wilson and Sterling Brown , in action as well as the pseudo-Bucks debut of the 17th overall pick from this year's draft, Donte DiVincenzo . When the Bulls tak...


Former Thai Navy Seal dies trying to rescue boys trapped in cave

Diver Samarn Kunan, 38, died while delivering oxygen tanks when he ran out of his own oxygen. Rescue workers now face a race against time to free the boys and...


Chris Woakes: England & Warwickshire all-rounder scheduled for injury return

In the post, appearing on his Instagram Stories, he said: "I've had some injections in my left ankle for an ongoing ligament problem after seeing brilliant spec...


Tony Parker Agrees To Two-Year, $10M Deal With Hornets

The Spurs were interested in re-signing Parker. The 35-year old point guard, who won four National Basketball Association titles with the Spurs, is expected t...


Thunder and Carmelo Anthony Plan to Part Ways

OKC will part ways with the forward after one season together, according to reports. Anthony is due $27.9 million this upcoming season, but is reportedly he...


DeGale vacates IBF super middleweight title | State National Sports

Venezuela's Uzcategui (27-2, 23 KOs) won the IBF's interim title from Andre Dirrell (26-3, 16 KOs) in their rematch March 3 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. DeGa...


West Ham close to agreeing deal with Jack Wilshere

Wilshere is available on a free transfer after he officially left Arsenal at the end of his contract on Saturday. The 26-year-old is desperate to reignite his c...