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Rafael Nadal wins French Open title for 10th time

A 10th singles title at the clay-court Grand Slam represents a professional era record - no player has won more singles titles at the same major event as the 31...


Battered Lions opt for new captain Jones

Tune into talkSPORT from 8:30am on Saturday morning for LIVE and EXCLUSIVE commentary of The British and Irish Lions v Crusaders! It's appropriate, then, ...


Russian Federation vs Portugal: Confederations Cup Preview

Mexico looked winded to have fallen behind after their early dominance and Quaresma nearly scored a second from a Ronaldo backheel, but Hernandez showcased his...


Mexico vs New Zealand FIFA Confederations Cup

The Krasnodar striker said: "It's very hard to build a team when you have such an individual among you as everything revolves around him". All Whites coach ...


All Blacks great Colin Meads impressed by British and Irish Lions rally

The Test series is going to be the struggle everyone expected it to be. Hamilton native Gatland coached former All Blacks playmaker Stephen Donald in his earl...


Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud during Real Madrid stint

Lionel Messi and Javier Mascherano, among others, have already been convicted. Jose Mourinho is facing allegations of tax fraud in Spain worth almost £3 mi...


Southgate and Kane on Scotland draw

Scotland appeared to have secured a first victory over its fierce rival since 1999, but the Premier League leading scorer for the last two seasons came to hi...


Cameroon coach angry at Confederations Cup traffic delays

Tim Cahill saw nothing in the Socceroos' first-up loss to Germany to suggest their Confederations Cup is over, backing Australia to still reach the semi-finals....


Real Madrid chief talks about De Gea possibility and 'fax misfortune'

If it's a community player he can get to the club from 16 years and if not a community player, starting at 18. "Mbappe has some very good ways and surely he'l...


Pepe dodges questions on Ronaldo future

Cedric Soares restored Portugal's lead on 86 minutes, but Hector Moreno's stoppage-time header salvaged a point for Mexico in their Group A opener. I'm n...


Patriots sign former Jets LB David Harris to two-year deal

Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reported the Patriots offered Harris " more than the [New York] Jets did on a reduced deal" before his release. Harris spen...


Bayern won't consider selling Man United target Lewandowski

Lewandowski was reportedly unhappy with teammates for a lack of support as he missed out on the Bundesliga's top-scorer award to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. T...


ICC Champions Trophy 2017 was a roaring success: Ian Bell

The next edition of the Champions Trophy - if it does take place - is scheduled to be held in India in 2021. Sarfraz paid tribute to the influence of a coac...


Champions Trophy: Gracious in defeat, Virat Kohli applauds Pakistan

The Rising Kashmir had a headline on the front page, "Crackers go off as Pak pulls off stunning win over India ". Excitement expectedly hit a fever pitch in ...


No time to panic: Cristiano Ronaldo after Mexico draw

Hudson was gunning for points against the hosts and will not scale down those ambitions against Mexico , despite El Tri lying 78 places above New Zealand in th...


Sixers finalize deal with Celtics for No. 1 pick: likely Markelle Fultz

But what do the Celtics get? Now, Boston has the third-overall pick and a future high first-round pick to offer in trade chips. But it gets complicated from...


Watford Close To Sealing £8m Deal For Derby County Midfielder Will Hughes

The England under-21 global is reported to be close to be completing a switch to Vicarage Road for a rumoured £8million fee. Now he seems to be finally making...


There could be pain in Spain as Mourhino faces tax charges

Ronaldo's willingness to leave Real Madrid and Spain has been partially blamed on his being chased by the tax man. The former Real Madrid boss has been ...


Lions coach Gatland cagey on test selection after Chiefs win

But he had few complaints, saying the scoreboard told the story and the Lions were a "bloody good team". There's been loads of flags and colour and it's bee...


Despite dad drama, Ball's draft stock strong with Lakers watching

That's it. All that yap, yap, yapping, I don't even got to respond to that. "(Fultz) is someone they really wanted, who fits in with what they're trying to do"....


David Griffin out as Cavaliers GM after extension talks falter

Yesterday, news broke that the Cleveland Cavaliers had parted ways with their general manager, David Griffin . Gilbert said the team was not ready to name ...


Warriors one game away from sweeping Cavs after Game 3 win

J.R. Smith has 12 points and Kevin Love has nine. After dominating the first half of Game 2, James did not attempt any drives and only ran with the ball in ...


Clinical Lions tame the Chiefs

On an old style tour (like 1977, 40 years ago but very similar to this one in many ways, the Lions looking to dominate in the tight forwards, New Zealand co...


Infantino hails video reviews as Federation Internationale de Football Association seeks fine-tuning

Portugal thought they had snatched victory in the closing stages of the match, as Cedric Soares' deflected effort found the corner of Mexico's net with four m...


Brooks Koepka tames Erin Hills to claim US Open title

Smith talked him out of it and Koepka duly went on to win, collecting £25,000 and a £25 trophy for his efforts. Offaly golfer Shane Lowry finished the US Ope...