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Team NZ take charge of America's Cup final

With Olympic 49er gold medalists Peter Burling and Blair Tuke to lead the team, New Zealand have started powerfully and taken advantage of early mistakes ap...


76ers get NBA draft's No. 1 pick from Celtics

Especially when the pick we make, which I presume is either Tatum or Jackson, who may hit full potential in 3-4 years when Lebron is just about done, and the Wa...


Nuggets select Donovan Mitchell, send him to Utah Jazz in trade

He was the West Coast Conference player of the year and newcomer of the year last season after transferring from Washington. "He's able to move the ball and pla...


Google celebrates Women's World Cup 2017 with interactive cricket Doodle

Sarah Taylor, who was named in the team of the tournament when England last won the World Cup in 2009, is set to play her first one-day worldwide in more than...


O'Mahony to skipper Lions against NZ Maori

Now it's about trying to better yourself and just keep working on little things in your game. "Obviously everyone wants to win and the morning after a victo...


England 'weren't good enough' in defeat to 10-man France - Kane

Wonderkid Mbappe gave John Stones a number of problems, while Dembele panicked England's back three - or five - and with 12 minutes to go the talented starl...


Danny Ainge says Celtics would have taken Jayson Tatum with top pick

Kansas' Josh Jackson answers questions during an interview after being selected by the Phoenix Suns as the fourth pick overall during the NBA basketbal...


Devils select Swiss center Nico Hischier with No. 1 pick

The New Jersey Devils grabbed Nico Hischier, and the Philadelphia Flyers felt quite comfortable with Nolan Patrick. "I'm speechless", Hischier said. Hischier ...


Cindy Brings Flood Of Trouble To Gulf Coast

In addition to bands of drenching rain , the storm brought high winds and numerous, short-lived tornadoes and waterspouts. "As moisture from the remnants of ...


Big guns out, US Open up for grabs

World number one Dustin Johnson led an unprecedented exodus of big guns at the 117th US Open on Friday as four players grabbed a share of the lead at the halfwa...


All Blacks, Lions to clash in Auckland

While the Lions showed a lot of energy and an ability to work well much like the springer spaniel, their cavalier play meant they conceded more points than ...


Kyrie Irving wants out of Cleveland if LeBron James leaves next summer

All-Star Kyrie Irving has been contacting some of his former Team USA teammates and letting them know that he might be willing to push for a trade, especially...


Pelicans add Frank Jackson in draft

The difference was that Jackson canceled his workout while Boston's plane was in the air. "We are very pleased with the outcome of this trade, which puts us i...


Verstappen shines in Baku

However, his session ended in the wall when he crashed in the final minute, losing control at Turn 1 and slamming into the barrier side-on as he tried to steer ...


Sixers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball with top picks

Fultz opens his article with a hearty Philadelphia "yoooooooooooooooooooooooooo!" Last season, it was Ben Simmons's injured foot that kept him off the court a...


F1-Red Bull take top two spots in Azerbaijan practice

And then the tyres aren't hot enough, the braking gets affected, so does the cornering, and cars go down escape roads, get their tyres dirtier still, and so the...


Penguins trade for Ryan Reaves in draft day deal with Blues

The Blues used that pick to draft Forward Klim Kostin. The 23-year-old Sundqvist was originally drafted by the Penguins in the third round of the 2012 NHL En...


ICC okays new news rules on DRS and sending players off

Nearly all the recommendations have been approved, and these will come to effect from October 1. With the tweak in the DRS rule on umpires call, the current rul...


Team India arrives in West Indies

Riesterer was part of Bindra's support staff during his gold medal-winning performance at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. He was with him till last year's Games as w...


Raiders reward QB Derek Carr with record $125 million deal

But, he also has a $30.2 million guarantee for injury only at signing. "The bottom line is we're able to continue to move forward with it, keep all the player...


Roy's bizarre exit turns 2nd T20 South Africa's way

Ben Stokes criticised the decision to give opener Jason Roy out for obstruction as England slipped to a three-run defeat to South Africa in a Twenty20 at ...


Fabinho would find Manchester United switch 'very tempting'

At only 23 years old, the Brazil global is seen as a long-term replacement to Michael Carrick and the final piece to Mourinho's midfield puzzle to give United t...


New Zealand vs Portugal

Portugal are set to rest Cristiano Ronaldo for Saturday's clash against New Zealand as the Euro 2016 winners look to clinch their place in next week's Con...


Former Kansas basketball players head for the NBA

After plenty of trade speculation, the Phoenix Suns chose to hold onto the fourth overall pick in Thursday night's 2017 NBA Draft and used it to select Kans...


7 things to know about Pelicans draft pick Frank Jackson

That said, Kansas forward Josh Jackson probably didn't do himself any favors with his last-minute cancellation of a scheduled workout with Ainge and others ...