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Red Sox Fall to 1st Place Houston 7-1

It was a vital run, because the Red Sox had just one more hit against Fiers. Fiers stranded runners in scoring position in the first (Dustin Pedroia ) and s...


Frustration for Ronaldo as Portugal draws with Mexico

Pepe , left, had a goal against Mexico disallowed via VAR at the Confederations Cup . "We faced the European champions, a team that plays at a very high le...


Laidlaw defends Gatland's new Lions call-ups, saying: 'They're all Test players'

Lock Dominic Bird and prop Nepo Laulala are the only All Blacks among the Chiefs starting lineup while hooker Hika Elliot and backrower Liam Messam, who bot...


Nashville Preys On The Penguins And Ties Stanley Cup Series 2-2

With the Stanley Cup Final tied at 2 and up for grabs, the Pittsburgh Penguins and Nashville Predators are two victories away from hoisting the Stanley Cu...


Big names bow out at US Open

Open on Saturday in Erin, Wisconsin . Don't tell Hadwin this wasn't a real U.S. Open. The 33-year-old Victorian backed his first-round 68 with an gutsy eve...


Louisville builds big lead, holds off Aggies for 8-4 CWS win

The Aggies got within a run in the sixth inning, but lost their World Series opener 8 to 4. "I was thinking about that", senior outfielder Walker Pennington t...


Sergey Kovalev will have his hands full in Andre Ward rematch

Kovalev appeared to be ahead on the scorecards when Ward connected with a vicious right hand to Kovalev's chin in the 8th round that hurt Kovalev . He didn'...


Confederations Cup: Our Play Matched Portugal, Says Mexico's Osorio

Whether it was the right flank in the first half or the left in the second half, Quaresma was quite easily the most menacing of attacking players for Portugal ...


Sarfraz, Arthur revel in stunning Pakistan triumph

The lowest-ranked team in the eight-nation one-day global tournament, their group campaign started with a 124-run thrashing by India at Edgbaston on June 4. H...


Pakistan stun holders India to lift Champions Trophy

Sarfraz Ahmed's side suffered a shambolic 124-run loss to India on DLS in their first match a fortnight ago but closed the campaign a team transformed with t...


Australia chasing 183 victory target for win vs Australia

England , on the other hand, are the only participating team which has never won the title. "I haven't really read into anything else that's happened". "Followi...


Zinedine Zidane pleads with Cristiano Ronaldo to stay at Real Madrid

The 32-year-old Real Madrid striker, who is in Russian Federation as Portugal prepare for their Confederations Cup opener against Mexico, is said to be "ou...


Ronaldo focused on Confederations Cup, says Portugal team-mate Andre Silva

Ronaldo has ignored pleas from Real boss Zinedine Zidane to reconsider his position. As for his current unhappiness, former Real Madrid president Ramon Ca...


ICC Champions Trophy Final: Red hot Pakistan tear apart rivals India

India failed to pick up wickets at regular intervals after winning the toss and opting to field against Pakistan in the ICC Champions Trophy final on Sunda...


Hideki Matsuyama closes with 6-under 66 in US Open

The tournament, held in Erin, Wisconsin, was the first major event hosted at the course since the U.S. Amateur Championship in 2011. Overnight leader Brian H...


Mexico snatch late 2-2 draw against Portugal in Confed Cup

Surrounded by officials FIFA President Gianni Infantino , third from left, seen during his visit to Media centre prior the Group A soccer match between Port...


Brooks Koepka caps a record week with US Open title

Koepka, whose caddie Ricky Elliott is from Portrush in Northern Ireland, becomes the seventh first-time major victor in succession, a run stretching back to Ja...


Jelena Ostapenko Pulls A Thrilling Upset To Win The French Open

Three years ago it was something new , so now I know. She was, though, about to "do a Kuerten". She also was a much more consistently composed competitor. "Of ...


Confederations Cup: Mexico score in injury time to hold Portugal

Now we have to think about the next match because we must win. We know these days that possession of the ball is the most important thing. It was a good resul...


Brooks Koepka Wins 2017 US Open To Capture 1st-Ever Major Championship

Don't tell Hadwin this wasn't a real U.S. Open. The 27-year-old from Florida became the latest player to deliver on earlier and widely recognised promise. And K...


Ward Celebrates Big Win While Kovalev Plans Protest

He punched me with low blows. Duva admitted, though, she has little hopes a protest would succeed. "If you look at the instant replay, which the commission re...


Brooks Koepka wins US Open, Fowler finishes 6 shots behind

Open. Brooks Koepka produced a back-nine birdie blitz to win the US Open here yesterday, becoming the seventh consecutive first-time victor of a major with ...


Pakistan thrash India to win Champions Trophy

India have won four of their last five ODI matches against Pakistan , including a 124-run victory earlier in this tournament during the group stage. "The wa...


No need for alarm bells after draw, says Ronaldo

Ricardo Quaresma had put Portugal head in the 34th minute, before Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez leveled three minutes before half-time and the sequence rep...


Pakistan crush Indian team, lift Champions Trophy

The way they turned things around speaks volumes of the talent they have in their side. India has been the most successful team in the Champions Trophy hi...