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Lewis Hamilton hoping he can land knockout blow in gripping title race

THE goalposts may have moved in Formula One this season but, after a dominant one-two in Canada on Sunday, triple world champion Lewis Hamilton feels Merce...


Stokes vents fury as Roy controversy costs England win against South Africa

South Africa's appeal was upheld by third umpire Tim Robinson - who considered Roy's run an act of deliberate blocking - and, with England's top scorer rem...


Unhappy Cristiano Ronaldo not indispensable at Real Madrid - Figo

Madrid prosecutors said that after signing for the Spanish giants from Benfica in 2010, Di Maria had used companies in Panama and Ireland to hide earnings...


Portugal land in Confederations Cup semi-finals

European champion Portugal outclassed a typically robust New Zealand team which extended its winless Confederations Cup run to 12 games across four editio...


Chalobah hopeful of cementing a place in Chelsea squad

Lampard said: "Antonio would be the most important signing. I'm pretty confident he'll be there and they'll bring in players to play in the system he wants to p...


Ball a piece of Lakers' rebuilding plan

Say what you want about his father's outlandish claims, but this was the right pick for the Lakers to make. One day after Johnson and the Lakers traded...


Ronaldo possibly rested for final group encounter

Other teams in Group A includes Mexico and the host, Russia . Russian Federation are the hosts, but need an outright win over Mexico to avoid being the fir...


Manchester boss Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

He has yet to comment on the accusation. The two were given 21-month jail sentences but neither is expected to serve prison time since it was a first offence an...


Lonzo Ball listed as early favorite for NBA Rookie of the Year

Boston Celtics will have the third pick, followed by the Phoenix Suns, Sacramento Kings , Orlando Magic and the Minnesota Timberwolves . On the night of th...


Nadal: 10th Roland Garros win is 'indescribable'

So unless I am 100 per cent sure of the knees holding through the tournament, I will not play. Nadal's opponent in the game Stan Wawrinka has won three Gra...


Rob Pelinka: Lakers' trade with Nets was 'the ideal storm for us'

Aside from Ball , the Lakers added three players to their roster during the 2017 NBA Draft . LaVar also pulled out a purple and yellow Big Baller Bra...


Markelle Fultz preferred 76ers over Celtics because of Chick-Fil-A

Fultz said a crispy chicken sandwich is his good-luck charm, so he was thrilled upon finding out via Google search that his new home has seven Chick-fil-As (inc...


Blazers trade first-round picks with the Kings

Here's the full list of picks the Trail Blazers hold in the 2017 draft, which will be updated with grades and analysis as each selection is made. In joining...


Kidambi Srikanth reaches Third successive Super Series final

The Guntur-born lad will take on either reigning Olympic champion Chen Long of China or South Korea's Lee Hyun Il in the final on Sunday. It's just that I h...


Sixers introduce draft picks at press conference

Boston , the first team to trade the number one pick before or during the first round of the draft in 24 years, used the third overall pick to add small forward...


Azerbaijan GP: 'Lost' Hamilton finds form for brilliant Baku pole

The tires have been a talking point across the weekend after Pirelli elected not to bring the softest-option tires. "That was one of the most exciting laps ...


Nasser Hussain slams Eoin Morgan over blaming pitch for Pakistan loss

Meanwhile England dropped struggling opener Jason Roy, whose four in the 40-run group win over Australia meant he'd averaged just 6.37 from eight one-day worl...


Senate Healthcare Bill Threatens Pre-Existing Condition Coverage

As health care costs have kept climbing, employers cut back on coverage, and Medicaid passed Medicare as the nation's largest public insurance program. In a...


England lose opening World Cup match to India

During her 18-year global career since debut in 1999, the current Indian skipper has smashed many records. Mandhana stitched a 144-run opening stand with Punam...


Arsenal unveil new home kit for upcoming 2017/18 season

How could Arsenal line up next season? Shkodran Mustafi says it would be a pity if Arsenal lost Alexis Sanchez and hopes to see the "extraordinary" fo...


Relief for Russian Federation in Confederations Cup opener

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


Mexico relishing chance to prove maturity, advance vs. Confederations Cup host Russia

Mexico came from behind to beat New Zealand 2-1. Participants in the 2017 Confederations Cup are hosts Russian Federation, 2014 FIFA World Cup Champion...


Mustafi: Arsenal can't afford to sell 'hungry' Sanchez

But both stars are demanding hefty pay increases which could put Arsenal at odds with new Premier League regulations due to come into force this summer. The s...


Twitter reacts to the Mayweather-McGregor fight announcement

McGregor also confirmed the news via Instagram, although he posted a photo instead of Mayweather's father. The two fighters had gone back and forth for almost...


Ronaldo sets Portugal on way to Confederations Cup semis

Juan Carlos Osorio's side came from a goal down to beat host nation Russian Federation 2-1 in Kazan and secure their place in the last four, along with Group A...