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Cristiano will pay 14.7 million euros to avoid prison sentence

While Spanish and English media reports suggested that Ronaldo may return to Manchester United or move to Paris Saint-Germain (PSG), Italian sports paper Gaze...


Cristiano Ronaldo: Real Madrid and Portugal superstar makes history with goal

Cherchesov also denied suggestions his team froze in front of a near sell-out crowd at the Spartak Stadium, a second-half rally nearly yielding a point after th...


Chauncey Billups interviews for Cavaliers' vacant GM position

EDT Monday. Leading those trade talks was Cavs general manager David Griffin , who has built a Finals roster around LeBron James for the past three years. G...


Spanish prosecutors charge Jose Mourinho with tax fraud

Gestifute, the agency that represents Mourinho , said on Tuesday that neither Spain's tax agency nor the prosecution have contacted him regarding the allegatio...


Reds select high school phenom Hunter Greene in Major League Baseball draft

For the past three seasons Lewis played mostly third base and center field while others handled shortstop. Greene won't turn 18 years of age until August. Earli...


Di Maria fined £1.76m and sentenced to one year in prison

Di Maria, who now plays for French club Paris Saint-Germain, will likely not serve any prison time because sentences of less than two years for first-time offen...


Mexico wins Confederations Cup match; brawl is a tie

The match ended in an all-in fracas with the referee needing touchline assistance to assess the skirmishes on a screen, rather than just relying on video replay...


Russian Federation vs Portugal, FIFA Confederations Cup, live score

Fernando Santos has announced that he intends to rotate his team throughout the tournament , but if Portugal are to rest players in their final match agains...


FIFA Confederations Cup: Mexico come from behind to beat New Zealand

Federation Internationale de Football Association president Gianni Infantino strongly defended the use of video assistant referees (VAR) during the first ro...


Perez: I haven't spoken yet with Ronaldo

Allegations of tax fraud - denied by Ronaldo - have thrown the four-time Ballon d'Or winner's future up in the air, with former club Manchester United linked....


Spanish state prosecutor accuses Mourinho of tax fraud

A statement published on his behalf read: " Jose Mourinho has not received any notification with regards to the news published today". Mourinho is the latest...


Germany shows its youth at Confederations Cup, beats Australia anyway

The 2014 World Cup winners are now ranked third in the world but have thankfully left the majority of their big names behind as they look to blood younger pla...


Vegas picks Sabres' William Carrier in Expansion Draft

He posted 31 goals, the second-highest total of his career, while playing all 82 games during the 2015-16 season. Dumba has been partnered up with Ryan Suter...


Anil Kumble resigns as head coach of Indian Cricket team

To further solidify the point, Kumble in his resignation statement claimed that their partnership had become "untenable" despite attempts to resolve the misunde...


Twins select SS/OF Lewis with first pick of 2017 Major League Baseball draft

Hunter Greene, a California high school right-hander and shortstop, went second to the Cincinnati Reds . McKay was the first college player selected. "On...


Josh Jackson: Not enough time to work out for Celtics after trade

There has been speculation that the Celtics were interested in drafting Jackson as high as No. 1 regardless , although how his lack of a workout for the team w...


Jos Buttler's incredible six helps England to Champions Trophy win

Ball had set the tempo by clean bowling Luke Ronchi in the first over, while Mark Wood's clever cross-seam delivery saw off New Zealand captain Kane Williams...


French Open 2017: Simona Halep and Jelena Ostapenko reach final

PARIS Ripping a screaming forehand straight through the tennis textbook, Latvian Jelena Ostapenko blazed into the French Open final with a 7-6 (4) 3-6 6-3 wi...


Mexico come from behind to beat New Zealand — FIFA Confederations Cup

Mexico claimed their first win at the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup , after coming from behind to secure a 2-1 victory over New Zealand on Wednesday evening....


Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud while at Real Madrid

Ronaldo is accused of concealing money earned from his image rights totalling 14.8 million euros. What happened with the tax authorities was after the game. ...


National Basketball Association draft eyes zero in on Celtics, Josh Jackson

The Los Angeles Lakers hold the No. 2 overall pick in the draft and they have been connected to Jackson's name as well, although a trade of D'Angelo Russell...


Real Madrid Soccer Star Ronaldo Charged With Tax Fraud by Spanish Prosecutors

A statement released on the club's official website read: " Real Madrid C.F have full confidence in our player Cristiano Ronaldo , who we understand has act...


Peter O'Mahony to captain the Lions against Maori All Blacks

The best (hopefully) British and Irish rugby players are now on their very occasional tours of New Zealand as a " Lions " team. The British and Irish Lions' ...


Tsonga latest star attraction to be eliminated at Queen's

But the 32-year-old, who has won titles in Lyon, Marseille and Rotterdam in 2017, was out of sorts from start to finish against the big-serving Muller as he lim...


Cardinals rally from 5-0 deficit, beat Phillies 7

Tommy Pham had a multi-homer game and evened the score 5-5 in the ninth with a solo shot off Phillies closer Hector Neris . "I was playing aggressive, I wa...