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Hometown hero Bryce Harper wins thrilling All-Star Home Run Derby

How did Bryce Harper make the Nationals pay for his Home Run Derby performance? "I was trying to see Kyle hit as many as he can as far as he could, and he...


José Mourinho confirms Anthony Martial will stay at Manchester United

After missing out on a place in England's World Cup squad, he is one of the few senior players on United's preseason tour of the United States. "It is reall...


Three effects of Josh Hart’s great Summer League

Now, with LeBron out of Cleveland for a second time, Sexton will get more opportunities to lead the offense once the 2019 National Basketball Association season...


Donald Trump Plays "Would/Wouldn’t" Word Game In Desperate Damage-Control Bid

The tough words for Putin came during a news conference in Nova Scotia, where the prime minister was announcing new money for highway safety even as officials i...


Insigne: I Prefer Messi To Ronaldo

He helped Madrid win four Champions Leagues - beating Juventus in the final in 2017 - and also won La Liga and the Copa del Rey twice each. Speaking at a ne...


Maurizio Sarri takes over at Chelsa

Conte's position has been under scrutiny since the middle of last season when relations with the board became strained amid a feeble title defence. Jorginho ...


Croatia get hero's welcome in Zagreb despite losing World Cup final

At least two people lost their lives Sunday in France during celebrations for the country's World Cup 2018 win over Croatia . While Putin was handed ...


Putin summit: Trump remains hawkish on Russia

Trump said he and Putin spent a "great deal" of time discussing Russian meddling in the election. Both explanations, though, are refuted by a growing bod...


Tour de France Stage 7: Dylan Groenewegen outsprints Fernando Gaviria

The double ascent of the Mur may tempt a yellow jersey contender to steal a march on his many GC rivals, and is keenly awaited as a key stage on the Tour. "I kn...


FIFA president says World Cup has changed perception of Russia

With the third-place game and the final remaining, Alexei Sorokin, CEO of the local organising committee, said the country had welcomed more than one million fo...


France’s road to the 2018 World Cup final

Captain for France's only World Cup win in 1998, the former Marseille boss will hope to become just the third person to win the trophy as both player and ma...


France coach, players and President Macron react to World Cup victory

Mbappe will look to guide France to a second World Cup title when they face Croatia in the decider in Moscow. "I don't really like to talk about myself but ...


Pacquiao KOs Matthysse to win WBA title

This shake up shocked the boxing world because nobody could have imagined Pacquiao would leave Freddie Roach or Bob Arum at such a late stage in his career. "Bu...


Kieran Trippier ‘to be awarded freedom of Bury’ after World Cup

After Croatia's game against Nigeria, Dalic sent Kalinic back home from Croatia's training camp, and that means should Croatia win Sunday's final, the strik...


Wimbledon Loss Will Not Hold Him Back

In a nail-biting four hour and 13 minute classic, it was 36-year-old Federer's earliest exit at the All England Club since his shock second round defeat again...


Djokovic, Nadal sleep on it at Wimbledon

The other semifinal match will still take place Friday, but the curfew for play at Wimbledon is 11 p.m. local time. There, they face the victor of the match...


Wimbledon 2018 -- Novak Djokovic-Rafael Nadal semifinal halted by Wimbledon curfew

With Anderson serving second in the final set and having to hold 20 times to stay alive, Nadal and Djokovic were left wondering if they would ever get on co...


England boss Gareth Southgate

Southgate's disappointment at missing the final is clear but there is understandable confidence about the future given the improving health of the national gam...


Paul Pogba: France must make amends for Euro 2016 final defeat

Former England manager, Sven-Goran Eriksson, has provided reasons the Three Lions crashed out the World Cup on Wednesday. I don't know of a smaller country ...


Balaise Matuidi back in France's only change for semis

Google's website writes that in the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation, players from the men's national teams of 32 countries are competing for the...


Slain man's wake had things he loved

It's an unconventional way of honoring someone's death, yet the Matthews family believes it'll help his friends remember him in the best way possible. His famil...


England vs Croatia: Southgate hopes England avoid semi-final stage fright

That's what we wanted to do with our younger teams. Eleven of Southgate's 23-man squad in Russian Federation had featured at Euro 2016, when that humiliating ...


Rockets targeting Anthony after losing Mbah a Moute

The Rockets are hunting for a replacement for Trevor Ariza , who signed a one-year $15m deal with the Phoenix Suns during free agency, and hope Anthony cou...


Kerber to face Ostapenko in Wimbledon semifinal

Ominiously for the other seven women left in the draw, the 23-time Grand Slam champion, who missed Wimbledon a year ago but won the title on her previous two vi...


Kevin Knox Flashes Potential Again as Jazz Beat Knicks Without Grayson Allen

As with all NBA Summer League highlights and breakouts, this comes with the caveat that it's Summer League. All 30 NMA teams are taking part in the Summer L...


Eight boys rescued from cave in northern Thailand

Typically people would learn to scuba dive before embarking on a more technically challenging cave dive like the one involved in the rescue effort, said Chr...


Barcelona ready to include Gomes in deal for Chelsea's Willian

He, however, didn't give too much away. "Well, they are excellent players with a lot of quality". According to Manchester Evening News , Willian said: "We ...


The stadium that's become the graveyard of World Cup giants

Henry, a 1998 champion with Les Bleus , finds himself in a peculiar position leading into Tuesday's semi-final encounter in St Petersburg as he plots the downf...


Belgium Boss Defends His Tactics Surrounding Manchester City's Kevin De Bruyne

Neymar won his race to be fit in time to make Tite's final squad for Russian Federation after suffering a fractured metatarsal while playing for French champion...


Male top seeds win at Wimbledon, Cilic out

Women's top seed and French Open champion Simona Halep , a semi-finalist in 2014 and a quarter-finalist in the last two years, takes on China's 126-ranked Sais...


Hamilton, Bottas fastest in first practice for British GP

He was revelling in the Mercedes' ability to take the 190mph first corner, Abbey, flat out while also using the DRS overtaking aid, which reduces aerodynamic ...


England end penalty jinx to edge Colombia in shootout

David Ospina dived superbly to his left to repel Jordan Henderson's third penalty for England , but Manuel Uribe hit the crossbar before Jordan Pickford saved ...


Chris Paul, Rockets Agree to Four-Year, $160M Max Deal

The Houston native has agreed to a one-year deal at the $2.4 million minimum, a person familiar with the terms tells The Associated Press. Capela was a double...


Colombian who broke Neymar and Brazil's hearts retires

Brazil is heading to the World Cup quarter-finals in Russian Federation after beating Mexico 2-0 in the round of 16 . Abhijit: It's hard to not feel for...


Gareth Southgate believes England are going to get better

England have put their fans through misery over the years, but one fans suggested that the Three Lions may go a step further and "kill" him. "It's the headli...


Ronaldo has received offer to sign for Juventus

Italian champions Juventus have made an offer of Sh11.7 billion (100 million euros, $116.6 million) for Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo , according to v...


With Messi and Ronaldo gone, Eden Hazard can now shine

Japan held a 2-0 lead in the second half before the Belgians stormed back to take control of the game in the final seconds, CBS Sports reports . Only Austral...


Colombia vs England confirmed XIs: James Rodriguez fails late fitness test

England took its foot off the accelerator after an initial two games that couldn't have gone better, resting Kane and seven other regulars in a group match aga...


Brazil beats Mexico, advances to World Cup quarterfinals

In the end, Mexico leaves Russian Federation with consecutive scoreless matches. Their strategy was to have three players - Carlos Vela, Javier Hernandez an...


Brazil beats Mexico, advances to World Cup quarterfinals

In the end, Mexico leaves Russian Federation with consecutive scoreless matches. Their strategy was to have three players - Carlos Vela, Javier Hernandez an...


Akinfeev the hero as Russian Federation shock Spain to reach quarters

After goals from Alexander Golovin and Denis Cheryshev, Iago Aspas had to score to keep Spain alive, but saw his penalty saved by Akinfeev's outstretched ...


Defending champion Germany eliminated from World Cup

Over 14 years we got better and better, we were the most consistent team in the world for the last 10 years and we were world champions. "I think we've grown si...


Why FSU Football needs LeBron James to leave Cleveland again

LeBron James is headed to Los Angeles and National Basketball Association fans have a lot to say about it. ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reports James has agreed...


Luka Doncic Trying to Recruit DeAndre Jordan to Mavs With Instagram Follow

The Mavericks almost landed Jordan in free agency three years ago, but he re-signed with the Clippers after several teammates, including Paul and Griffin, v...


Bron: James agrees to 4-year contract with Lakers

But George has chose to re-sign with the Oklahoma City Thunder, raising doubts on whether James could head to the Lakers . As with every time LeBron has chan...


NBA Draft: Cavs Make The Right Pick In PG Collin Sexton

The Cavs need a point guard with energy, and the 6-foot-3, 190-pounder will deliver just that. That struggle was epitomized during the NBA Finals, in which ...


Lonzo Ball could be reason the Lakers don't get Kawhi Leonard

The Los Angeles Lakers , Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers are the teams most often reported as the top Leonard suitors. With NBA free agency abo...


Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo tight-lipped on future after Uruguay loss

This has been his best World Cup in terms of goals scored, as he leaves with four in total, including a hat-trick in a 3-3 draw with Spain in the group stage....


Holders Germany knocked out of World Cup 2018

One of the pre-tournament favourites going into the World Cup, Germany were brought back down to reality in the first game as they were shocked 1-0 by Mexico...


Joachim Low criticizes Ozil after Germany exit

Loew is still regarded as the best coach to take Germany back to the level they were, but he now has to find a way to ease out old players who disappointed in...