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Portugal boss won't say if Cristiano Ronaldo will face New Zealand

Russian Federation crashed out of last year's Euro 2016 at the group stage without a win and were regarded by many as the weakest team in the tournament. Three ...


Lakers' Luke Walton: LaVar's claims will initially put pressure on Lonzo Ball

Russell did not have the smoothest two years in Los Angeles; there was the whole Snapchat saga with Nick Young , and Russell did not get along with Byron Scot...


Ortiz earns 'super honor' with Red Sox retiring his No. 34

In his career with the Red Sox and the Minnesota Twins , he finished with a 286 average, 541 homers, and 1,768 RBIs. "It was a good day to hit during batting...


Putin jokes about offering Comey asylum

Snowden, a former contractor for the CIA, was given asylum by Russian Federation for leaking classified information from the National Security Agency to journal...


LaVar Ball Remains Unbothered As Son Lonzo Gets Drafted by LA Lakers

On Thursday, his nine-year career with the Brooklyn Nets officially ended when he was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers for guard D'Angelo Russell and cent...


Andre Ward Vs. Sergey Kovalev II

Ward was considered someone who could frustrate Kovalev with his game, but early on it was Ward who was frustrated, and Kovalev's power really put him ...


Freshmen dominate NBA Draft

The NBA draft averaged more than 3.5 million viewers, the second-biggest audience ever on ESPN . It would be silly to believe the 76ers can't win 10-12 m...


Floyd Mayweather to fight Conor McGregor in boxing match in August

Mayweather is one of the best pay-per-view draws the sport has ever seen as Forbes listed him as the highest-paid athlete in the world in 2014 and again in 2015...


Otto Warmbier's funeral service and procession to Oak Hill Cemetery

The spokesman also said that "groundless" speculation of torture and beatings could be refuted by American doctors who came to the North to examine Warmbier bef...


Jones: Ainge's Return On Celtics-76ers Trade 'Isn't Enough'

The thinking behind the trade , largely, is that the player the Sixers mosts covets in this year's draft - point guard Markelle Fultz , would not be availab...


Watch 2nd T20 live on TV, online

He made 105 out of South Africa A's first innings of 283 against the England Lions in Canterbury on Thursday. The Protea players now had their tails up an...


Cristiano Ronaldo confident for Confederations Cup final

Ronaldo had already headed against the crossbar before firing Portugal ahead after Danilo went tumbling under a challenge from two defenders and the referee p...


'Dream performance' as Srikanth sets up Chen final

Long managed to save that with a rasping smash but Srikanth's perseverance fetched him another at 21-20 when the Chinese was foxed by a low backhand return. Che...


Lakers Choose Lonzo Ball With Second Pick in 2017 NBA Draft

He has the talent to be an All-Star. Russell isn't totally blameless in this (just ask Nick Young), and he probably needed a fresh start somewhere else, but i...


Kumble reveals reason why he quit as India's coach

Kumble had resigned from the post of the India's head coach after a fallout with Indian captain Virat Kohli . He has been given a one-year contract and he wa...


Who will join the Vegas Golden Knights?

With the quality of the players available, Vegas won't be anywhere near as bad as the expansion Ottawa Senators were in their first year. The Golden Knights cou...


Germany hope Liverpool's Emre Can fit for Cameroon

Chile came close to a second when Eduardo Vargas rattled the underside of the bar with a long-range drive and Sanchez continued to pester them with his marau...


David Ortiz demonstrates inner 50 Cent with first pitch

Ortiz shook off the bad performance with a laugh. Things got started a day early, with Mayor Marty Walsh stopping by the Fenway on Thursday afternoon to hel...


Worst No. 1 Draft Picks in NBA History

Fultz goes on to talk about not knowing where he would play. The New York Knicks with the No. 8 pick overall took Frank Ntilikina breaking the run of freshmen...


MMA fight almost ends in double-KO

As for Mitrione, he may very well be in line for a heavyweight title shot. The fight was over 74 seconds after it started, with Mitrione pounding Emelianenko ...


Champions Trophy: England 'fluffed their lines' in defeat to Pakistan

He went on to say, "We all know what happens and what not, and I can't tell you how they have won the games, I can't name them". And having watched Pakistan's ...


Bellator NYC Results: Chael Sonnen Handles Wanderlei Silva

However, just past the half-way mark in the round Silva manages to kick Sonnen away and stand up. On the other hand, it is blatantly obvious how much disdain So...


LaVar just can't let Lonzo enjoy his National Basketball Association draft moment

Tweet Embed: https://twitter.com/mims/statuses/878052762537181184 Luke Walton on LaVar's playoff prediction: "Right now I want ( Lonzo ) to lead us to a co...


Portugal, Mexico through to semi-final — FIFA Confederations Cup

Pepe is set to miss facing Germany or Chile after helping Portugal top Group A ahead of Mexico on goal difference. Mexico , which finished the group ...


Kiwis beat Oracle in 1st 2 America's Cup races in Bermuda

And it was a similar story on Sunday, Peter Burling helping his crew to further victories to secure a 3-0 lead. "We've known all along that to win the Amer...