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Bottas Fastest in Azerbaijan GP in Eventful Third Free Practice

His auto had a fuel fire the morning practice session and was not even close to being repaired for qualifying. Hamilton and Vettel had an on-track run-i...


Azerbaijan Grand Prix halted in Baku

This also was Hamilton's fifth pole in 2017, his second straight and first at Baku City Circuit . "Yeah, excited. For me that lap was...my last lap in Montreal...


Hamilton's latest pole position moves him 2nd all-time in F1

After struggling to find a balance throughout both Friday sessions, Saturday was better for the Mercedes driver, who built up his speed to eventually lap in 1...


Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan GP; Vettel, Hamilton clash

With the Safety Car out for a third time , as debris littered the 3.7-mile track following a number of collisions through the pack, Vettel rammed into the back...


O'Mahony To Lead Lions Against Maori All Blacks

The England fly-half will miss Saturday's Maori All Blacks clash with a "grade one" quad injury - and the Lions will hope he can recover in time to face N...


Germany beat ten-man Cameroon to win group

Lisboa. South American champions Chile struggled against the Socceroos , with James Troisi chipping a ball over Claudio Bravo before the half to put Austr...


Watford sign midfielder Will Hughes from Derby

Now 22, Hughes had been at Derby for the last six seasons. It had been reported that the two clubs had agreed on an £8m fee for the England Under-21 worldwi...


Mercedes remains uncommitted over future of Valtteri Bottas

Hamilton's hot lap was 0.434-seconds better than runnerup and teammate Valtteri Bottas (1:41.027) as the Silver Arrows recorded another front row sweep. This ...


Stroll had pre-Baku test at COTA

Stroll becomes only the second driver in F1 history to take a podium finish while still a teenager, the 18-year-old 12 days older than Max Verstappen was when...


Ange Postecoglou: Australia in need of more composure after Germany loss

Australia are third, ahead of Cameroon by virtue of their superior goal difference. Cahill, who scored one of the best goals at the 2014 World Cup finals...


Vegas Golden Knights hold cards as National Hockey League expansion draft nears

Teams went one of two routes when compiling who would be protected - either pulling aside seven forwards , three defensemen and one goaltender or eight ska...


Federer beats Alexander Zverev 6-1, 6-3 for 9th Halle title

Federer , who won his first Grand Slam title since 2012 at the Australian Open in January, lost the first match of his return to German veteran Tommy Haas i...


Mexico knock out hosts Russia, Portugal cruise

It was soon 2-0 when Bernardo Silva converted a low cross from Pereira Eliseu after 37 minutes. Alexei Smertin said that Russian footballers should play m...


Ronaldo is wanted at Real Madrid - Salgado

Despite being handed a 16-month sentence, Di Maria will not go to prison as is normal in Spain for first offences for non-violent crimes carrying a sentence of ...


Butler trade sets the stage for looming free agency

The Utah Jazz selected North Carolina's Tony Bradley with the No. 28 pick in the NBA Draft on Thursday night after sending pick Nos. Mitchell was a stando...


Poche' sets LSU wins mark, knocks Florida State out of CWS

LSU coach Paul Mainieri talks to an acquaintance in the stands following team practice in Omaha, Neb ., Friday, June 16, 2017. OMAHA, Neb . - Nothing LS...


Sixers looking to sign Joel Embiid to contract extension this summer

Because of his injury history, would he be willing to sign five years at $100 million, maybe with an opt-out after four? Colangelo hopes Brown will have his f...


Azerbaijan GP: Greed propelled Lewis Hamilton to 66th pole position

Both incidents clearly hampered Vettel and Hamilton's chances of success. "I didn't, I controlled the pace", said Hamilton. With debris littering the track,...


Hamilton takes pole for Azerbaijan GP in Mercedes 1-2

Arriving in Azerbaijan after a phenomenal weekend in Montreal, in which he closed the gap between himself and Sebastian Vettel to 12 points in the race for th...


Vinales, Rossi braced for new Ducati assault

With his fifth place finish in Assen , Andrea Dovizioso takes the lead in the MotoGP World Championship standings, capitalizing on Maverick Viñales' crash...


Welcome to Boston: Newly acquired Tatum fits the "Celtic Way"

ESPN's Fran Fraschilla and Jay Bilas are college basketball analysts who recently talked to media, including the MSR in separate conference calls. As part ...


David Ortiz's No. 34 becomes 10th retired Red Sox jersey number

They retired David Ortiz's number 34, put up nine runs against an Angels club floating around.500, and made an abundance of roster moves to the 40-man club. "...


Red Sox manager John Farrell ejected in 7th inning

The Boston Red Sox were already down 4-1 in the 7th inning on Saturday against the Angels when a ridiculous balk was called on relief pitcher Fernando Abad ....


Zverev To Face Federer At Halle Open

Top seed Roger Federer will square off No. 4 seed Alexander Zverev Sunday in the final of Gerry Weber Open in Halle . "It has been a hard year with a l...


ICC could scrap Champions Trophy for expanded World T20s

Muslims in restive Indian-controlled Kashmir often get into trouble for cheering for Pakistan cricket team. The police booked the arrested persons, aged betwe...