Murray faces tough test against Wawrinka at Eastbourne

Wawrinka, coming back from his own long-term knee injury, contributed to his downfall with an erratic serve. Murray eased past Wawrinka, also a three-time Grand Slam victor, in straight sets at the Nature Valley International in Eastbourne . More..

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German FA concede humbling group stage exit was deserved
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

German FA concede humbling group stage exit was deserved

Germany's team of superstars could only look on in shock in the final minutes of the match as USA referee Mark Geiger called for the video assistant referee to intervene after the unmarked Kim had bundled hi...More..

Defending champion Germany eliminated from World Cup
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Defending champion Germany eliminated from World Cup

Germany's Niklas Suele, left, is dejected as South Korea's Son Heung-min, right, celebrates after the group F match between South Korea and Germany , at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Kazan Arena in Kazan...More..

Heung-Min Son Attracting Interest From Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester United
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Heung-Min Son Attracting Interest From Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester United

Son made his name in Germany with Bayer Leverkusen before joining Spurs in 2015 and he's proven to be an excellent addition to their squad having provided 47 goals and 26 assists in his 140 appearances in all...More..

Chelsea leapfrog 'Liverpool and Real Madrid in race to sign Alisson'
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Chelsea leapfrog 'Liverpool and Real Madrid in race to sign Alisson'

If Ronaldo does leave Real Madrid this year he will depart the Spainish capital as the clubs all time leading goal scorer and will go down in history as one of the 13 time European Champions greatest ever pla...More..

Southgate: Germany's exit has no bearing on England
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Southgate: Germany's exit has no bearing on England

England is now leading the group, but only on the "fair play" tiebreaker, meaning Belgium could still win the group even if the match ends in a draw. "That's what is brilliant about tournaments". One playe...More..

Wilder lets fly at Joshua in expletive-ridden tirade
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Wilder lets fly at Joshua in expletive-ridden tirade

But instead made themselves look like what they are, not stand up guys. WBC champion Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs) has responded to Hearn's allegations with a series of profanity-laced social media posts, including...More..

Germany's Joachim Low set for talks about future after World Cup exit
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Germany's Joachim Low set for talks about future after World Cup exit

Even in Yekaterinburg, almost 500 miles away, the Mexican fans expected Germany to score. Die Mannschaft finished rock bottom of Group F after being beaten 2-0 by a South Korean side that had already effectiv...More..

Panama 1 - 2 Tunisia | 28 Jun 2018
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Panama 1 - 2 Tunisia | 28 Jun 2018

It didn't take Tunisia too long to find an equaliser as Ben Youssef brough them level by turning home Khazri's cross. Panama fell to a 2-1 loss to Tunisia to end their Russian campaign. Panama's endeav...More..

Japan advance on fair play points despite loss to Poland
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Japan advance on fair play points despite loss to Poland

Over two defeats, Poland have only scored a single goal. Japan and Senegal share the group lead with four points and the same number of goals scored and conceded. Poland had to wait until the 32nd minute...More..

by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Spurs and Lakers believe Kawhi Leonard trade clinches LeBron to LA

In an attempt to sweeten the pot, multiple sources said the Lakers and Denver Nuggets are discussing a potential deal that would see Los Angeles take back bad money for a draft pick. That is what we will try to...More..

Sardar Azmoun retires from Iran after online insults
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Sardar Azmoun retires from Iran after online insults

Iran's Sardar Azmoun reacts after World Cup match against Morocco on June 15 2018 in Saint Petersburg. Celtic now need to weigh up whether Azmoun's below-par performances at the World Cup are a reflection on ...More..

Neymar? The leader of this Brazil team is Coutinho
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Neymar? The leader of this Brazil team is Coutinho

Brazil defender Marcelo's mysterious injury that has left his FIFA World Cup participation in doubt for the rest of the tournament has been explained. "They were muscle spasms". Marcelo consoled by his...More..

Lionel Messi reveals lucky charm to journalist
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Lionel Messi reveals lucky charm to journalist

Clearly, there was plenty of relief at the result - both from Argentina's players and supporters. But Iceland got one back on a penalty kick in the 76th minute, as Croatia conceded for the first time in R...More..

Batshuayi Reacts To Booting The Ball In His Own Face With Tweet
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Batshuayi Reacts To Booting The Ball In His Own Face With Tweet

That's something his teammates are sure to show him a few hundred times. Amidst the revelry, fans are left to speculate what the maestro might pull out of his hat celebration-wise over the rest of the tournam...More..

Tigers fire pitching coach Chris Bosio for racially insensitive comments
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Tigers fire pitching coach Chris Bosio for racially insensitive comments

In a statement , the club did not specify what the comments were or when they were spoken. The Tigers are scheduled to host the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday night. Primarily a starter for the Brewers and M...More..

'Strange match' awaits England and Belgium
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

'Strange match' awaits England and Belgium

Dele Alli was part of a small section of the England World Cup squad to train after a thigh problem saw him miss Sunday's record win over Panama . Players deliberately getting booked isn't all that unusual...More..

Theresa May handed Belgian shirt ahead of World Cup clash with England
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Theresa May handed Belgian shirt ahead of World Cup clash with England

In Group G , Belgium and England have already clinched spots in the knockout stage, but are vying to come in second in the group to avoid a tougher route to the final. It's the first time the "Fair Play" r...More..

by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Senegal commitment explains fair play exit, says Cisse

Poland , happy to get a victory after two losses, did little to pressure the opposing side. They also played to a 2-2 draw on Sunday. (I'd love to see the data on this over a long-term period.) In any case, I w...More..

LeBron James did not call Warriors’ Kevin Durant
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

LeBron James did not call Warriors’ Kevin Durant

Magic Johnson and co. are also eyeing Paul George, who recently chose to opt out of his final year in order to become a free agent on July 1. Vardon reports that there was no contract between James or Durant'...More..

by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Joachim Low criticises Mesut Ozil after Germany's World Cup exit

The loss defines what has been a disastrous World Cup for Germany, which began with a defeat by Mexico . No team since Brazil in 1962 has defended their World Cup title. Loew brought on substitutes Mario Gom...More..

by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Lakers Rumors: DeMarcus Cousins could be pursued as backup plan

A Southern California native, Leonard reportedly wants to defect to the Lakers, but that team has a hard choice to make in terms of how many assets to offer the Spurs in a trade, as opposed to possibly being ab...More..

Africa's hopes dashed as Senegal exit World Cup
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Africa's hopes dashed as Senegal exit World Cup

However, a draw would leave it up to fair play points, placing whichever team has accrued a greater number of points obtained in the fair play conduct of the teams based on yellow and red cards received in all ...More..

by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Lukaku set to sit out England v Belgium

That's what attracts everyone to World Cups and European Championships. Meanwhile, De Bruyne was pictured enjoying a light-hearted chat with Youri Tielemans as they looked to take their mind off the Englan...More..

Martin Truex, Jr. Wins NASCAR at Sonoma Raceway
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Martin Truex, Jr. Wins NASCAR at Sonoma Raceway

But Pearn, by design, called off the pit stop at the last second, and Truex picked up the lead, which he surrendered on Lap 81 when he pitted for the only time during the final stage . "The call was one thin...More..

Pekerman ‘optimistic’ as Colombia seek ‘decisive’ Senegal win
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Pekerman ‘optimistic’ as Colombia seek ‘decisive’ Senegal win

Moscow Standard Time at Samara Arena in Samara, Russia, on Thursday, June 28. That's because Japan's goal difference is worse than Colombia's . Senegal will need to clean up their defensive play after al...More..

World Cup Group qualifying scenarios for knockout rounds
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

World Cup Group qualifying scenarios for knockout rounds

But the likes of Brazil , Germany , Spain and Portugal have yet to secure their places in the knockout stages. Win and they're through. The victor of Group F will meet the runner-up in Group E. Petersbu...More..

Senegal coach fires warning to Sadio Mane despite MOTM award
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Senegal coach fires warning to Sadio Mane despite MOTM award

Smiles were plastered on their faces, and on the faces of the many soccer fans who caught the video on Twitter and relished in their joy. Japan play Poland in Volgograd. "So we now have a decisive match to tr...More..

Korea end Russian Federation 2018 with stunning win, 2 painful losses
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Korea end Russian Federation 2018 with stunning win, 2 painful losses

It meant Sweden topped the group ahead of Mexico, with South Korea jumping into third with Germany rock bottom. On Monday at 9pm, Brazil will face Mexico, with the match to be shown on Amarin TV. It turne...More..

Colombia’s midfielder Abel Aguilar won’t play against Senegal
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Colombia’s midfielder Abel Aguilar won’t play against Senegal

But coming up against a resurgent Colombian side, who must claim three points at all cost to make the next stage, there have been talks that the Teranga Lions could adopt a conservative approach to play it safe...More..

South Korea stuns Germany 2-0
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

South Korea stuns Germany 2-0

Toni Kroos tried to spark his side but was denied by Cho Hyun-woo in the 88th minute, one of a number of fine saves by the South Korean keeper. Germany , the defending World Cup champions, suffered a 2-0 ...More..

by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Korea Knocks out Germany in 2-0 Upset

South Korea's team, the deus ex machina, scored twice in the final minutes of the game against Germany. The consul general at the embassy, Byoung-jin Han, said, "There's no distinction between Mexicans and ...More..

Germany crashes out of World Cup
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Germany crashes out of World Cup

The four-time champions allowed a pair of injury-time goals while knowing a 1-0 victory would have been enough to advance because of the result in the other group match. Let us know in the comments. We are just...More..

by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

England fans flock to Russian Federation for group decider against Belgium

As things stand, England and Belgium are tied in every aspect - points, goals scored and goal difference. Clearly, a win for England will see them top the group, and a win for Belgium will see Roberto...More..

by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Belgium's Romelu Lukaku to recover from injury in time to face England

Quite so. Even tonight's match against Belgium is unlikely to be the test that Southgate would probably like. With the benefit of being the last teams to play in the group stage, both teams will have full k...More..