Gareth Southgate says England must embrace 'festival of football'

The Three Lions open their campaign against Tunisia on Monday, having qualified for the finals in Russian Federation by topping qualification Group F. It set the tone for a series of hard calls Southgate has made since taking charge, with Craig Sha... More..

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Jack Wilshere set to leave Arsenal on free transfer
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Jack Wilshere set to leave Arsenal on free transfer

And he's now set to come back in for the Brazil star, currently away on global duty at the World Cup . It looks like the Portuguese coach is ready to step-up his interest as the Daily Mail claim United are...More..

[Explainer] VAR makes major wins at 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

[Explainer] VAR makes major wins at 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation

Pogba's 80th minute strike appeared to deflect off the boot of Aziz Behich before looping into the net to hand France all three points in their opening World Cup game. Play has to be stopped when there is a r...More..

Croatia boss asks Ivan Rakitic for advice on stopping Argentina's Lionel Messi
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Croatia boss asks Ivan Rakitic for advice on stopping Argentina's Lionel Messi

It was a contrast to long-time rival Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid, whose hat-trick in Portugal's 3-3 draw with Spain on Friday included a penalty and a free kick. In contrast, Messi, with the score at 1-1...More..

US Open champ Koepka content to keep low profile
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

US Open champ Koepka content to keep low profile

Sir Nick Faldo believed Tommy Fleetwood had done enough to win his first major here after his record-equalling 63 and so, too, did the bookmakers who made him the long odds-on favourite going into the enthral...More..

Mexican Soccer Fans Cause Minor Earthquake Following Winning Goal
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Mexican Soccer Fans Cause Minor Earthquake Following Winning Goal

Mexico's fans celebrate victory of their team after the match. Top-selling German daily Bild declared on their website: "Embarrassing performance against Mexico: this crash causes us World Cup worry". The rea...More..

Quake felt as Mexico football fans celebrate win over Germany
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Quake felt as Mexico football fans celebrate win over Germany

Defending World Cup champions Germany fell to a 1-0 defeat to Mexico in their Group F encounter at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on Sunday in what was a fearless display of defending and counter-attack...More..

Mexico stun Germany as Brazil are held at World Cup
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Mexico stun Germany as Brazil are held at World Cup

Men's National Team (that is noticeably absent from this World Cup)? Mexico has a lot to be proud of when it comes to its soccer team now playing in the 2018 World Cup. "In the first half we played very badly...More..

Kazuki Nakajima's Flying Lap Puts The No. 8 Toyota On Pole
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Kazuki Nakajima's Flying Lap Puts The No. 8 Toyota On Pole

It was not a good start to the week for the team, having to change the engine in the sister #6 auto halfway through the session. The Spaniard will start from pole position after his Japanese team-mate, and fo...More..

Fernando Alonso wins Le Mans 24 with Toyota
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Fernando Alonso wins Le Mans 24 with Toyota

The #85 Ferrari 488 crew of Keating Motorsports stood on the final step of the GTE Am podium, with Jeroen Bleekemolen taking the chequered flag after 24 hours having shared driving duties with Ben Keating a...More..

Boris Becker fights for diplomatic immunity in bankruptcy case
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Boris Becker fights for diplomatic immunity in bankruptcy case

He said he was asserting diplomatic immunity to "bring this farce to an end" and stop "the gravy train for the suits". "My diplomatic role in the Central African Republic allows me to give something meaning...More..

by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Jose Mourinho: 'Paul Pogba should not have been awarded France winner'

No penalty was given, but at the next stoppage of play, VAR ruled that Griezmann was fouled and gave France a controversial penalty. We did not have many chances of goals as we are used to. Cristian Pavon tho...More..

Barty, Konta, Vekic reach Nottingham Open semis | AP sports
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Barty, Konta, Vekic reach Nottingham Open semis | AP sports

Watson made the better start to the second and led 4-1 but Konta fought back and edged a close tie-break. British number one Johanna Konta is through to the semi-finals of the Nottingham Open, but Katie Bo...More..

Iran beat Morocco with 95th-minute own goal
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Iran beat Morocco with 95th-minute own goal

The Moroccans seemed to tire as the first half wore on and the Iranians generated a pair of opportunities just before the break. But Hakim Ziyach, Ayoub El Kaabi and Mehdi Benatia all failed to capitalise. Moro...More..

VAR used for first time as France fight past dogged Australia
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

VAR used for first time as France fight past dogged Australia

Antoine Griezmann put Les Bleus ahead with a contentious second-half penalty in Kazan after referee Andres Cunha adjudged the forward had been fouled by Joshua Risdon having watched a replay of the inciden...More..

Roger Federer downs Nick Kyrgios to reclaim No.1 spot
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Roger Federer downs Nick Kyrgios to reclaim No.1 spot

The Canadian hammered 19 aces to eliminate defending champion Lucas Pouille 6-4, 7-6 (7/3). Similarly, however, when Kyrgios lost his serve in game three of the second set, Federer pressed on and struck to ...More..

Mathews, Gamage to miss remainder of West Indies tour
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Mathews, Gamage to miss remainder of West Indies tour

Resuming from the final break on 53, the right-hander took responsibility for the innings especially after losing wicketkeeper-batsman Niroshan Dickwella (16) in the seventh over after the resumption, well caug...More..

West Indies vs Sri Lanka
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

West Indies vs Sri Lanka

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has now made a decision to charge Chandimal for breaching Level 2.2.9 of the ICC Code of Conduct. "The team management has informed us that Sri Lankan players have not ...More..

Kholis Anushka rebukes motorists for littering on street
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Kholis Anushka rebukes motorists for littering on street

Virat Kohli on Saturday shared a video on his Twitter account in which Anushka could be seen pulling up a man, who is sitting in a "luxury" vehicle, for throwing plastic on the road. "Yeah right! If you see so...More..

by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Frustrated Mickelson swats moving ball with putter at Open

Putting for birdie, Mickelson pushed the ball wide. "In that situation I'd gladly take the two shots rather than continuing that display". He then two-putted for 10, with the penalty. "I've wanted to do it ma...More..

Shaq thinks LeBron James should forget about chasing championships
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Shaq thinks LeBron James should forget about chasing championships

You can add index pages toward the end, but your book is already set. "That's up to LeBron", George said. "After I got to three [titles], everybody was saying I couldn't get another". James has to inform the ...More..

Messi begins bid for first World Cup title against Iceland
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Messi begins bid for first World Cup title against Iceland

Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli has backed "genius" Lionel Messi to achieve his World Cup dream in Russian Federation. Messi was devastated by Argentina's loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup final ...More..

Rafael Nadal captures 11th career French Open title
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Rafael Nadal captures 11th career French Open title

However, you will never hear Nadal echo similar brash confidence despite his straight-sets win over Dominic Thiem in the final. Rafael Nadal's stranglehold on the French Open has endured so long and remains...More..

Brother of NBA player Zach Randolph killed in Marion
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Brother of NBA player Zach Randolph killed in Marion

Randolph was discovered dead in between two cars by an officer. According to FOX59, the shooting happened just before 5 a.m.at a bar called Hop's Blues Room. The brother of an National Basketball Association ...More..

Watch heartbreaking own-goal cost Morocco in 1-0 loss to Iran
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Watch heartbreaking own-goal cost Morocco in 1-0 loss to Iran

The game between Morocco and Iran will likely decide third place in Group B. "If the game against Morocco was the World Cup final for us, the game against Spain will be the Universe Cup final", Queiroz ...More..

Golf's stars battle not to win but to stay alive
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Golf's stars battle not to win but to stay alive

Fleetwood easily could have done so on Thursday when he bogeyed four of five holes in one stretch. He went lower Friday because he said it wasn't as windy. The third member of their featured morning group shot ...More..

Oregon LB Fotu Leiato found dead near vehicle crash
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Oregon LB Fotu Leiato found dead near vehicle crash

After the crash, officers say the driver was transported to a hospital and cited for DUII. Eugene Police responded to a rollover crash on Martin Luther King Jr. He was expected to compete for a starting posit...More..

Barty dispatches Duan to reach Nottingham quarterfinals
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Barty dispatches Duan to reach Nottingham quarterfinals

The British number four is yet to make a sustained impact on the main women's tour, but a 7-6 6-1 win for the 21-year-old will take her into the world's top 140 for the first time. "It is definitely not easy fo...More..

Shinnecock Hills Traffic Causing Nightmares Ahead Of US Open
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Shinnecock Hills Traffic Causing Nightmares Ahead Of US Open

Open the last time it was held at Shinnecock Hills , back in 2004. With golf's three other majors under his belt, Mickelson has endured an agonising six second place (or tied-second) finishes in his US Op...More..

Technology helps France to 2-1 win over Australia
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Technology helps France to 2-1 win over Australia

However, a cross into France's area just minutes later seemed easy enough to deal with but, for some reason, Umtiti reached out with his right hand to deflect the path of the ball. 'Australia were comfortable...More..

by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Phil Mickelson shockingly chases, swats moving ball with putter

That is a two-stroke penalty that is given after he finishes the hole. I'm going out on a limb here, but I predict that Mickelson won't win the tournament. Daly was known for his wild antics and unprofessiona...More..

Peru 0 - 1 Denmark | 16 Jun 2018
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Peru 0 - 1 Denmark | 16 Jun 2018

That helped the keeper recover and leap to grab the ball as it came down with Peru players nearby looking to pounce. Cueva had the best chance to open the scoring just before half-time when Peru were awar...More..

England captain Eoin Morgan excited by Australia series
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

England captain Eoin Morgan excited by Australia series

England one-day captain Morgan has agreed to the request, but only for the opening game of the five-match series. Sky says its cricket viewing experience will allow fans at home to have a view of the matches t...More..

Wind-blown Shinnecock does a number on U.S. Open field
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Wind-blown Shinnecock does a number on U.S. Open field

But it's also one for which his game is now decidedly overmatched. The former No. 1 in the world played with Johnson through two weathery rounds and recognized the same state he once enjoyed at his peak, when h...More..

'This Is Just The Beginning For Afghanistan': India's Captain
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

'This Is Just The Beginning For Afghanistan': India's Captain

Afghanistan got off to a quick start before Indian pacemen Umesh Yadav, who notched his 100th test wicket, and Ishant Sharma sent the Afghan top order packing. "I am proud of the men who championed cricket in ...More..