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Nebraska Girl Banned From Soccer Tournament Because She "Looks Like A Boy"

So, let me get this straight: They assumed she was a boy because of her hair (which is ridiculous in the first place), but then, even after they were corrected,...


Coca-Cola 600 sets (extra) stage for playoff push

Truex had taken the lead through a cycle of green-flag pit stops that began on lap 63. "I used to dread coming here", Truex said of the 1.5-mile track. "I saw...


Ravens sign cornerback Boykin

The 2012 fourth-round pick will be on his fifth team in two years. After an injury during training camp forced Boykin to the injured reserve, the Bears parted w...


N.Y. Giants' Roger Lewis Arrested For OVI

Lewis refused to take a breathlyzer test, according to TMZ . TMZ first reported news of the arrest, and ESPN.com's Jordan Raanan notes the Reynoldsburg, Ohio, ...


Big Triple G-Alvarez title fight to be in Las Vegas

Tom Loeffler of K2 Promotions, which promotes Golovkin, has put on sold-out fights with Golovkin in New York, Los Angeles and London and now figures to do the s...


Hazard: 'I will listen to Real Madrid offer'

Eden Hazard has picked his solo goal against Arsenal as one of his favourite strikes of the season for Chelsea . Hazard, 26, sustained the injury when h...


Conte Defends Victor Moses, Insists He's Not a Cheat

The 28-year-old Chile global opened the scoring for the Gunners on Saturday as they defeated Chelsea 2-1 to win the FA Cup at Wembley . "I think we have ...


Champions Trophy: 'Not taking pressure for India clash'

Heaping praise on Karthik, the 28-year-old said, "Dinesh is an outstanding player". Shikhar Dhawan (60) got runs under his belt, while Hardik Pandya showed ...


Niners add veteran pass rusher Elvis Dumervil

Dumervil was released by the Ravens on March 8th. The San Francisco 49ers scored one of the top defenders left on the open market when they announced a ...


Game 2: Warriors 132, Cavaliers 113 (final)

Curry found himself on James and tried to shake the world's best but found the going hard at first. Three -for-16, notwithstanding, that's what. the numbers are...


Tiger needs our help - Nicklaus

TIGER WOODS had no alcohol in his breath when he was arrested on suspicion of drink-driving. Tiger Woods was asleep at the wheel of his black Mercedes-Be...


Apple unveils 'HomePod' speaker, first new product in years

The HomePod is described as less than 7in tall, but is packed with seven speakers and a 4in sub-woofer. The lack of a breakthrough device has periodically r...


Eden Hazard returns to London for surgery after suffering broken ankle

Eden Hazard has a fractured ankle that will keep him out of Belgium's upcoming friendly against the Czech Republic and then the World Cup qualifier against...


NASCAR trying to increase passing

Dillon was one of three drivers who did not pit during the final round of green-flag stops and made a decision to take his chances on the fuel and tires he had....


Racial slur sprayed on LeBron's house: 'It's tough being black in America'

In a subsequent interview with ESPN, James echoed those same sentiments, but with the key point of difference of stating being black in America wasn't just "tou...


Michael Vaughan picks his ICC Champions Trophy 2017 dream team

McGrath feels that teams like South Africa and England can also challenge for the title. "We just recently beat New Zealand in Ireland", Mortaza told re...


Garbine Muguruza, Venus Williams out at French Open

Muguruza admonished the partisan crowd as she was leaving Court Suzanne Lenglen following her 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 defeat which her coach later claimed were "pathetic"...


Andy Murray eases past Karen Khachanov to reach French Open quarter-finals

And Murray says he has sharpened up mentally for the challenege of Roland Garros . "I appreciate everyone still coming out to support the tennis. The 25-ye...


It's misery for defending champion Garbine Muguruza

I just think that they were a little bit, sometimes [the fans] should be a little bit more respectful..." When Muguruza's complaints about the crowd were rela...


Novak Djokovic makes winning start with new coach Andre Agassi

The French federation issued a statement criticizing Hamou's "reprehensible behavior with a journalist yesterday" and said its disputes commission will investig...


Thad Matta out as basketball coach at Ohio State

Jared Sullinger and Aaron Craft led the Buckeyes back to the Final Four in 2012, then Craft brought them to the Elite Eight in 2013. When asked what his fu...


Very close to 10 out of 10 - De Villiers lauds 'fantastic' Tahir

Sri Lanka heads dropped after the loss of Tharanga, who top-scored for them with 57 runs off 69 deliveries, and despite Kusal Perera chipping in with an unbeat...


Golden State Warriors: Three stars after Game 2 victory over Cavaliers

The Warriors won the first two games of last year's Finals, even going up 3-1 with a victory in Cleveland, before letting it all slip away. By game's end th...


Al-Habsi's Reading fail to clinch promotion to Premier League

Hefele missed Huddersfield's second penalty as Ali Al Habsi plunged to his right to save, but Liam Moore blazed Reading's fourth high over the bar. "It'...


Warriors beat Cavs 132-113, take 2-0 Finals lead

It felt like the wine and gold were constantly trying to close a 10-point gap. Curry had 15 points in the quarter, going 10-for-10 at the free throw line. "But ...


Departing champion Muguruza breaks down in tears

At the French Open she leads a trio of dark horses. Muguruza is seeded No. 5, Mladenovic No. 13. Finding it increasingly tough to manage the crowd, Muguru...


Gareth Bale celebrates UEFA Champions League title at home

This season has been fantastic again - we've won the league and the Champions League . He later became assistant coach and was promoted to first-team helmsman ...


Luck and perfect tennis sends Nishikori to French Open QF

The top-ranked Murray became the 15th man to reach 650 tour-level match wins. I've come a long way the last 10 days or so. Marin Cilic completed the quarter-f...


Nadal romps into 11th French Open quarters

The only players who skipped the event did so for other reasons, such as injuries or for preparation for future events. Nadal, who turned 31 yesterday, will n...


'Kiki' Mladenovic taking it to another level against Muguruza

Now she has raised hopes of becoming the first Frenchwoman since Mary Pierce (2000) to win the title at Roland Garros . "I obviously was a little bit nervo...


Rain affects Australia v New Zealand game in ICC Champions Trophy

Williamson, on whose slender shoulders the Kiwi batting rests, stroked himself to a free-flowing 100 (97b, 8x4, 3x6), first combining with the risky Luke Ronch...


Seahawks add depth at quarterback by signing Austin Davis

Davis and Colin Kaepernick visited with the Seahawks two weeks ago. Davis (listed at 6 feet 2, 221 pounds) made two starts in 2015 for Cleveland and and s...


LeBron wants 'much better' from Cavs in Finals

They went to a smaller lineup that contributed to Golden State committing 20 turnovers a game after tying a Finals record with four. James and Love combined...


Murray ousts del Potro and his 'very manly grunt' at French

Andy Murray says he has been keeping up with the United Kingdom election campaign during the French Open , revealing: "We've been following all the political ...


Trump accuses London Mayor Khan of 'pathetic excuse' over attack statement

In response to Mr Trump's attack, a spokesman for the mayor said on Saturday that Mr Khan "has more important things to do than respond to Donald Trump's ill-...