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Raphael Varane, Didier Deschamps back Hugo Lloris after howler

With Friday's contest in Stockholm level at 1-1, Lloris scuffed an attempted clearance from outside his area, picking out Sweden's Ola Toivonen on the halfway...


Australia out of Champions Trophy after comfortable England win

The tourists were asked to bat first, and they made a solid start: openers David Warner (21) and Aaron Finch (68) reached 40 without loss quite comfortably,...


James spectacular again, but his efforts not enough for Cavs

The win spelled redemption for the Warriors , who brought forward Kevin Durant over from the Oklahoma City Thunder last offseason to bolster their already ...


Warriors' Green will be on the court for this Finals Game 5

Green was initially announced as being ejected, as that would have marked his second technical foul after he appeared to have been charged with one in the first...


Kyrie Irving saves his best for when Cavs face Finals elimination

The total stands at 231.5 points, breaking the Finals record of 227.5 set in game 3 . If the Cavs steal Monday's Game 5 , the 2017 NBA Finals will return ...


LeBron says he'd want Magic, Jordan as his 3-on-3 teammates

The U.S. has been pushing 3-on-3 over the past few years and held a national tournament last month. However, when asked who he would pick from players still in ...


Murray must up game to defeat Wawrinka in Paris

Last year, Murray prevailed on four sets but the Briton has been struggling to find his A-game this season. "Stan has played fantastic this tournament so far,...


Hamilton wins F1 Canadian GP, picks up points on Vettel

Hamilton's sixth win in Canada, and third in a row in Montreal , was the 56th of his career. "They are still very, very quick and they are still very much t...


Mets slugger Cespedes leaves game with sore left heel

Since Aug. 1, 2015, the Mets are 120-89 when Cespedes plays in a game and 32-41 when he doesn't. The Chicago Cubs haven't won a road game in a month, a tren...


America's Cup challenger races postponed due to high wind

Ben Ainslie's Great Britain are out of the America's Cup after New Zealand earned a 5-2 semi-final win. Holders Oracle Team USA await the winners of the ...


City close to Sanchez agreement

Alexis Sanchez is on the brink of signing for Manchester City , according to reports in Chile. Sanchez's team are understood to be planning to use Bayern's ...


'Ibrupt end': Zlatan dumped by Manchester United despite stellar first season

Prior to that, Ibrahimovic did enjoy a successful run and quickly established himself as the fiery striker that United desperately needed. Manchester Unite...


Dennis Rodman Returns To North Korea

The assassinated half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was carrying stacks of cash in a black bag when he was attacked at an airport in Kuala Lumpur...


Nothing goes right for Wawrinka in French Open loss to Nadal

Rafael Nadal has defeated Stan Wawrinka in straight sets to claim " La Decima ", his 10th French Open title. The 10 time champion roared through the...


'I know my ambitions' - Kane wants permanent England captaincy

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain looked to have set England on course for victory, only for Celtic forward Leigh Griffiths to level with a late free-kick and repea...


LeBron James rules out playing 3-on-3 basketball in 2020 Olympics

I probably won't be a part of the 3-on-3 matchup that it has to offer". And with a 3-on-3 community already thriving in America and representing the States in ...


Green stays in Game 4 after technical foul fiasco

Golden State would rather forget that monumental collapse past year, when Green's absence for Game 5 because of flagrant foul point accumulation helped swing th...


Curry not fazed by National Basketball Association finals history

The celebrating after Game 4 was done by Cavaliers fans, not Golden State players, their families or anyone else dressed in blue and gold who came looking for...


Mayor promises Stanley Cup parade, but plans unclear so far

Only teammate Evgeni Malkin had more points, with 28. The Penguins won their fifth title - all of which have been clinched on the road - to tie the Wayne Gr...


MLB Draft 2017: Red Sox select Tanner Houck with 24th overall pick

Baseball America though still thinks there is some hope for Houck as a back end starter . Yesterday, Jake Burger was in tears after his Missouri State Bears...


Helped by key double-fault, Murray tops del Potro in Paris

But he rediscovered his old self on Philippe Chatrier Court in front of a crowd that never seems to warm to him as much as his opponents. Stan Wawrinka , the ...


Red Sox TV analyst Remy has cancer again, facing surgery

Remy will undergo surgery to remove a small portion of his lung?in two weeks at Massachusetts General Hospital . Remy also advised his fans to see their doct...


Penguins Beat Predators 2-0 For Second Consecutive Stanley Cup

Patric Hornqvist fired Pittsburgh into the lead with 95 seconds left in the final period to silence a raucous home crowd in Nashville who saw their team ultimat...


Pitcher? Hitter? Both? MLB draft marked by two-way players

Minnesota has been linked and often linked to Louisville multi-position prospect Brendan McKay. Among baseball's many unwritten rules and preconceived notio...


New Zealand and Bangladesh cling on to Champions Trophy semi-final hopes

While three of England's top six made half-centuries and all-rounder Ben Stokes came within two runs, there was no end to opener Jason Roy's slump in form as ...