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British and Irish Lions team to face Waikato Chiefs

Andy Farrell believes the British & Irish Lions are relishing the challenge of shutting down a prolific New Zealand attack, just as they have done to the Cr...


Isco: I hope to renew my contract at Real Madrid "soon"

With his contract at the reigning champions of Spain set to expire it just over 12 months time, Isco admits he's keen to sort out his future as soon as possib...


Swansea keen on Chelsea youngster Abraham

The talented forward is now playing at the European U21 Championships, but has his future up in the air with several clubs interested in bringing him to the Pre...


Harman, Koepka set pace in US Open finale

Had a couple get away from me today, but at the same time, I can't take anything away from how well he played. I scrapped a little bit for it, but I felt fine. ...


Coles, Barrett brothers named in All Blacks squad for Lions series

Jordie Barrett has been included in New Zealand's squad for the three-test series against the British and Irish Lions , joining flyhalf Beauden and lock Scot...


Kane Williamson named 12th man as Pakistan dominate Champions Trophy team

Having remarkably only just qualified for the tournament they'd go on to win, Pakistan shot up two spots to leapfrog Sri Lanka and Bangladesh into sixth on th...


Florentino Perez set to remain as Real Madrid president

United sold Ronaldo to Real in the summer of 2009 for £80m and they have tried to set up a deal for his return on at least one occasion since his departu...


Predators freeze out Penguins to level Stanley Cup

But after two games in Nashville, the Predators have seized momentum. Sullivan said earlier this series that the duo is most effective "when they're playin...


Queen's Speech axed to make way for complex Brexit talks

May appears to be confident that the DUP will not vote against her Queen's Speech, even if it can not finalise a formal agreement, because it does not want Jer...


Vegas holds trade cards during expansion draft window

That left 25 Blues available for selection, with the most notable being forwards David Perron , Jori Lehtera , Dmitrij Jaskin, Kyle Brodziak and Magnus Paajar...


US student freed by North Korea in a coma dies at 22

File- American college student Otto Warmbier has been released after more than 17 months in detention in North Korea but has been in a coma for over a y...


Amateur baseball players react to hearing their names called in MLB draft

Lewis was a standout on USA Baseball's gold medal-winning Under-18 team at the Pan American Championships past year. The San Diego Padres took left-handed p...


Returning Real Madrid received as living 'legends'

A third Champions League win in four years has drawn comparisons to the great Real side that won the first five editions of the European Cup between 1955 and 19...


McIlroy heading home after erratic round

Open and will get the weekend off. All four players enter the weekend at Erin Hills seeking their first career major title. Fowler was tied at 6 under w...


Real Madrid boss Florentino Perez tackles Ronaldo problem

What I will say is that all must fulfill our obligations, but I have no doubt in Cristiano. Onda Cero say Perez will "give his version of the "Ronaldo cas...


Celtics-Sixers trade finalised, Markelle Fultz expected to go No. 1

The NBA Draft is fast approaching, and following the blockbuster trade in which the Philadelphia 76ers acquired the No. 1 pick from the Boston Celtics , ...


Celtics deal No. 1 pick to 76ers

Barring any other changes before Thursday, the first four spots in this year's draft order would mirror the first-four from last year: The 76ers at No. But th...


Fowler surges clear as big-hitters flop

It was another picture flawless day as golfers started the second round of the U.S. Open at Erin Hills. The United States' Brian Harman and Brooks Koepka...


Celtics, Suns may be in conversation to swap picks for Josh Jackson

Barely three years later, he is nearly certainly going to become the No. 1 pick in the National Basketball Association draft - and if he gets to start his pro c...


Pierce backs fearless Latvian to outlast Timea

Indeed this time there was no comeback for France's top hope to end a 17-year singles drought at Roland Garros as the 13th seed was defeated by Timea Bacsins...


US Open champion Koepka reveals Johnson call helped him stay patient

Tom Kite looks back on windy final round in 1992 at Pebble Beach. "I almost had Brooks on Saturday, but on the final day he was brilliant". Tommy Fleetwood ...


Three reasons why Portugal will win the Confederations Cup

Shprygin, who was twice deported from France a year ago during Euro 2016, said he had been notified by organisers that his fan-ID, needed to attend matches, had...


Pakistan pacers and batsmen overwhelm India to clinch maiden ICC Champions Trophy

Mohammad Amir removed all of India's top three batsmen as Pakistan stunned their arch-rivals with a remarkable 180-run win in cricket's Champions Trophy ...


Exhausted talk: LeBron dunks idea he's worn out guarding Durant

With their 15th straight win, the Warriors now have the longest postseason streak for any team in the four major professional sports. He scored 26 points, pulle...


Lewis Hamilton cuts Sebastian Vettel's lead with victory in Canada

In between, Hamilton led every lap. "I am older, the crowd was actually with me as opposed to my first year when no-one knew me". "I am proud of you for doing...