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Canadian GP: "Lewis was better today" - Vettel

Only Michael Schumacher has more poles than Hamilton in the sport's long history. Matching Senna's career tally, on a day when he saw off a tough challeng...


Anil Kumble likely to be retained as India's head coach

The CAC, which was entrusted with the job of picking the Indian cricket team's next head coach, has reportedly demanded remuneration from the board for electing...


Unseeded Ostapenko Wins Women's Final

I was just trying to fight for every point even when I was down 6-4 0-3 and again in the third set at 1-3. "I can not change anything, so I just have to look ...


Burnett wants to thank trainer with title win

There's nearly no way that this was anything other than Sammartino filling out the wrong side of the scorecard, which is bad enough, but would be a mistake far ...


Subban predicts Preds' win in Game 3

They thought they scored the first goal only to have it waved off following a coach's challenge. It's a team game, and everyone looks at shots and save percenta...


Ainslie gets badly needed win in America's Cup qualifiers

The Team NZ choice leaves Sweden's Artemis Racing and SoftBank Team Japan as the other semi-final opponents. There are three Japanese members of the team, wit...


AFCON 2019 Qualifiers: South Africa Stun Nigeria in Uyo

It was South African football's worst kept secret. We drummed it into their heads that they faced the stigma of being the first squad to lose to South Africa ,...


Draymond Green on Clevelanders: 'They don't seem to be the sharpest people'

Green said he knew that he didn't receive that tech, but the viewers, and seemingly everyone in the arena, including Kerr , weren't relayed that information. ...


Alvaro Morata Reportedly Agrees Man United Move, Waiting on Club Negotiations

Sky Sports News reported earlier this week that United were weighing-up a fresh bid after seeing their opening £52.4m offer rejected by Madrid with the La Li...


Doubts over Theresa May's grip on power as DUP deal talks continue

The result has demolished May's political authority, and she has also lost her two top aides, sacrificed in a bid to save their leader from being toppled by a f...


Preds leaning on Rinne to force Penguins back to Pittsburgh

NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app will provide streaming coverage. The 6-0 score tied for the seventh-biggest blowout in Stanley Cup Final history. Right...


Ostapenko blazes past Bacsinszky to reach final

Instead, Halep is now one victory away from it, while Pliskova will remain third, with Serena Williams dropping below her but Halep passing her. "I think ...


Stan Wawrinka backhand can withstand Rafael Nadal, says Mats Wilander

Wawrinka has shown his mental strength matches his physique with wins over Nadal in the Australian Open in 2014 and Djokovic in Paris in 2015 and at the US Open...


Alvaro Morata closing in on Manchester United

A host of names, including Andrea Belotti, Antoine Griezmann, Romelu Lukaku and Kylian Mbappe, have been linked with a move to Old Trafford, but Morata looks li...


Luke Bryan opening Game 6 broadcast from honky-tonk roof

With 90 seconds left in the period Crosby's competitiveness spilled over again: He and P.K. Subban, who goofed around with that bad-breath-Listerine stuff in Na...


India win toss and bowling first vs SAfrica in Champs Trophy

The defeats have left both the teams in a place where they will have to knock out each other to join Bangladesh and England in the semifinals. De Villiers is st...


Stress test: High-wire Cavaliers still alive in NBA Finals

He's the one who generated the Warriors' revival three years ago, who captured the nation's attention as a never-before-seen talent who accentuates the big ...


Crosby picks up 3 assists, slams Subban's head

He took over. And he led. "We know how we're capable of playing, especially in our building here, and we'll look to get ourselves a big win". Sidney Crosby pu...


Zlatan Ibrahimovic released by Manchester United

He scored 17 of his goals in the Premier League as United finished in sixth place. Ibrahimovic won his first league title with Ajax in the 2001-02 Eredivi...


Five nuggets from the Red Sox split in Baltimore

Benintendi tied it with his sixth home run, the first in 81 at-bats since May 7. - Boston's lead swelled to three in the seventh when Benintendi launched his ...


Penguins thrash Predators, take control of Stanley Cup Final

The Finnish goalie has been Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Five-hole in this series. But I'm perplexed as to the events in the first period behind the net as Crosby, on...


Tapwrit wins 149th Belmont Stakes

We felt that he'd done everything right on the horse and he deserved to stay with him. He was a finalist in last year's Eclipse voting for top jockey. That wa...


Ferrari dominates final practice with Vettel, Raikkonen one-two; Stroll 18th

He inspired me to be where I am today. As fans in the packed pit row grandstand stood and cheered after the qualifying session, Hamilton was handed Senna's ra...


Kane equaliser a "huge moment" for young England team - Southgate

However, Hampden Park erupted in the 87th minute when Leigh Griffiths curled home a 25-yard free-kick for his first global goal , before lightning struck twice...


Reds Loanee Ward Backstops Huddersfield Town to Premier League Promotion

Huddersfield , coached by German David Wagner , also won their playoff semi-final, against Sheffield Wednesday, on penalties but they will feel they deserved t...


Warriors still in control, but wary of Cavaliers

Legler: Cavs treat Game 4 like a "desperate street fight'Officiating was too inconsistentCavs had all-hands-on-deck approachCavs still frustrated at Game 3 lo...


De Silva replaces injured Perera in Sri Lanka squad

Cricket gods listened to all of it. After failures with the bat, scoring 4 and 0 in their opening two Group B games, De Villiers is under pressure to save ...


Predators leaning on Pekka Rinne to force Game 7

So do the Predators, who can't get back to Smashville fast enough. Predators Coach Peter Laviolette was unhappy that both players received holding penalties...


Chez Reavie (65) surges to three-way tie at St. Jude Classic

He qualified for the U.S. Open on Monday in OH and has now had three solid rounds at the par-70 TPC Southwind course to be in the hunt for his first victory sin...


Ferrari dominates final practice going one-two; Stroll 18th

The Briton's third pole in a row in Canada equalled Michael Schumacher's record of six at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve , but it took a stunning lap worthy o...


Star striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic released by Manchester United

The 35-year-old's agent, Mino Raiola , claimed last month Ibrahimovic was keen to extend his stay at United but the club have made a decision to move on and ...


Sidney Crosby has Penguins closing in on repeat Stanley Cup

The Pittsburgh Penguins captain was the best player on the ice, but he also was a giant pain in the you-know-what, taking liberties and showing the sometimes ...


'Stan the Man' vs. 9-time champ Nadal in French Open final

It was a repeat of last year's semi-final match, which the Briton won before going on to lose the final to Novak Djokovic . However, Wawrinka quickly hit bac...


IndyCar race at Texas red-flagged after big crash

Things are different this time around - for starters, rain isn't in the forecast - as the track has been repaved and the first couple turns have had their ban...


England seal ODI series as tepid Proteas implode

Jonny Bairstow top-scored with 51, but England's middle-order looked vulnerable in the absence of the rested Ben Stokes , Moeen Ali , and Chris Woakes . K...