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Mourinho faces jail over tax fraud

Angel Di Maria has agreed a deal with Spain's state prosecutor in which the former Real Madrid forward admits two counts of tax fraud of nearly €1.3 millio...


Lions' Nowell hits straps in Chiefs win

The New Zealand-native should have had another when Tommy Seymour broke through the gain lane to set up what looked like a certain try, but the Scot's woeful pa...


NBA Draft Night To Be Loaded With Point Guard Prospects

The Lakers trading Russell is a pretty strong indication that they will be selecting Lonzo Ball with the second overall pick unless they end up trading th...


Ostapenko eager to build on remarkable Roland Garros win

She will make her top 20 ranking debut with the win, moving to No. 12 with the victory. Ostapenko , playing in only her eighth Grand Slam tournament, had n...


Asdrubal Cabrera demands trade before Mets game Friday

To make room on the roster, the team demoted infielder Gavin Cecchini back to Triple-A Las Vegas. The New York Mets activated shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera o...


Russia Defeats New Zealand at 1st Match of FIFA Confederations Cup

Russian fan leader Alexander Shprygin has been barred from the Confederations Cup before the opening match in Saint Petersburg on Saturday which saw the hos...


Prosecutors appeal Hernandez's voided murder conviction

The appeal was filed with the Single Justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court , the District Attorney's Office said. "Lloyd's mother fought back t...


National Hockey League awards: Bergeron wins Selke again

It was the cherry on top of a spectacular sophomore season for the 20-year-old, who in his first year as captain of the Edmonton Oilers led the team to its ...


Amid sweltering heat, dozens of flights canceled in Phoenix

Temperatures in Las Vegas hit 117 degrees this afternoon. Despite the dangers, the weather may not be as bad as originally expected. Tuesday's high was 119 ...


Portugal Prepare For New Zealand Confederations Cup Test

The Colombian's much-criticized policy saw eight changes lead to a drab performance against New Zealand in Sochi on Wednesday, when El Tri went 1-0 down a...


Celtics take scorer Jayson Tatum with No. 3 pick in draft

The Charlotte Hornets took guard Malik Monk from Kentucky with the No. 11 overall pick. Collins was selected by the Atlanta Hawks and Giles was selected by th...


'Really rough and violent': Mexico critical of New Zealand after fiery clash

Ronaldo scored the only goal of the game as he headed his side in front just eight minutes into the match. Cameroon forward Vincent Aboubakar spurned three cl...


Confed Cup hosts Russia face decisive match against Mexico

Mexico , victor of the tournament in 1999, needs a point in their final match against Russian Federation - which lost to Portugal earlier on Thursday (AEST) -...


Pires urges Sanchez and Ozil to stay

But those deals would be such an increase on their current salaries that they would add up to an extra £15m on the current wage bill, even before any new signin...


Di Maria Strikes Deal with Prosecutor over Tax Fraud

It comes a day after former boss Jose Mourinho was also accused of tax evasion by Spanish prosecutors. Mourinho's agents at Portugal-based Gestifute said in a...


Third overall pick Jayson Tatum arrives in Boston

Duke's Luke Kennard and Wake Forest's John Collins came out of relative nowhere by National Basketball Association standards to play their way into the first ro...


Sarfraz wishes Pakistan women's cricket team ahead of World Cup

We've been here since June 2 and we've played some practice matches and the quality of cricket we have played is improving every day so I'm very happy with the ...


US Open : No regrets as magic Matsuyama falls short

I just struggled on the greens. That it would happen. "I felt confident all week". Sentiment and nostalgia will always find a place on the leaderboard, as 3...


Diego Costa only interested in Atletico Madrid transfer?

A new bid of £55 million is expected for Sandro, with the new signings potentially vital to the Blues' hopes of tying down Antonio Conte . Costa , who has t...


Confederations Cup: Socceroos v Germany - Everything you need to know

German coach Joachim Low will want his players to play an attractive kind of football, and with Werner and Sando Wagner being good offensive players, he will lo...


76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball

But that was only the beginning. Makelle Fultz and Lonzo Ball went 1-2, as expected in Thursday night. With that, the 76ers now have Joel Embiid , Jah...


Celtics take scorer Jayson Tatum with No

Josh Jackson , the 6 ft 8 in forward from the University of Kansas , is the name that surfaces among many media pundits as the Celtics' third pick. Will they...


Ronaldo charged with tax fraud by Spanish state prosecutor

Now, prosecutors have filed a lawsuit against the Portuguese star for evading taxes totaling $16 million. On top of that, the prosecutors accused Ronaldo of...


India opt to field, Ashwin replaces Umesh against Proteas

This isn't what AB de Villiers stopped playing test cricket for. " India played the game with more intensity, it took more risks and stuck to its method an...


Mourinho refutes tax fraud accusations

Prosecutors claim that the Portuguese manager-who took over at Manchester United last year-failed to declare income of 1.6 million euros in 2011 and 1.7 milli...