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Kevin Walters wants a fair go for Queensland in Origin II

Queensland heads into tonight's game needing to win in Sydney to keep the series alive. And it happened again on Wednesday night when one of the true gilt-...


Wenger speaks to Mbappé about move to Arsenal

I don't need to tell you this, but this is huge. Mbappe is sparking a battle among Europe's elite clubs with Real Madrid still favourites to land the burgeo...


Matsuyama welcomes learning curve at US Open

Johnson called Koepka , who is a close friend, on the eve of the final round to wish the young American the best of luck and also to pass on some advice. Mat...


FIFA Confederations Cup 2017, Germany 1-1 Chile: 5 talking points

In his absence, Johnny Herrera was in goal for Chile's 2-0 win over Cameroon and Thursday's 1-1draw with Germany in Russian Federation. They were lucky no...


LSU beats Oregon State 6-1 to reach CWS finals

When the bus arrived, out poured the stars - catcher Michael Papierski , who homered from both sides of the plate Saturday; Gilbert, who threw a gem in the big...


Family affair: Lakers get Lonzo Ball and dad with No. 2 pick

The Nets drafted Lopez with the 10th overall pick in 2008 when the team still played in the Meadowlands in East Rutherford, N.J. He played two seasons in Newa...


Germany hope for full-fit Emre against Cameroon

Despite falling behind, inexperienced Germany fought back as Lars Stindl netted his second goal of the tournament to equalize for the world champions just b...


Celtics get their guy, select Duke's Tatum with No. 3 pick

Boston Celtics general manager Danny Ainge said the team would've picked Duke forward Jayson Tatum even before they traded down in the National Basketb...


Gavaskar bemoans Kumble exit, says players can not pick coach

Another important revelation was that the Chief Advisory Committee, which includes Sachin Tendulkar , Sourav Ganguly and VVS Laxman, didn't immediately appro...


Mou accused of tax fraud

The complaint was quickly followed by reports that Ronaldo has made a decision to leave Madrid ahead of next season following his tax problems, but Perez is...


Republicans unveil Senate health bill, but lack votes to pass it

A tax on high-cost employer health plans, established under Obamacare , but yet to kick in, would be imposed beginning in 2026. Democrats have sharply cr...


Why Lakers Prefer Lonzo Ball Over D'Angelo Russell As Team Leader

While Brook Lopez is a player that can help the Lakers next season, his contract is also up after the end of next season. Pelinka didn't mince words whe...


Lampard: Tying down Conte would be Chelsea's most important signing of summer

Following the lead of such stars as Lionel Messi , Cristiano Ronaldo, and Neymar, a handful of Latinos who plied their craft in La Liga are now under fire from...


ICC May Axe Champions Trophy for More T20 World Cups

Cricket fans across both countries follow the matches closely, and a win or defeat results in a display of overwhelming emotions, including incidents when fans ...


'It's an honor.' Red Sox retire David Ortiz's No. 34

On the other side, the Red Sox are 10-2 in their last 12 home games, are 9-2 in their last 11 games versus American League West competition, and are 12-5 in Pri...


South Africa fight back to level T20 series with England

Eoin Morgan's men had to chase down South Africa's 174 for eight after Surrey seamer Tom Curran had become the fifth England player to take three wicke...


Host Russia exits Confederations Cup after loss to Mexico

Even a win won't see them advance to the semifinal - they've already been eliminated - but if they can somehow upset Portugal and potentially knock them out o...


Azerbaijan GP: Hamilton Scores 66th F1 Career Pole

Hamilton banished memories of a dismal qualifying session in Baku previous year, when he clipped the barrier, to grab pole with a time of 1:40.593 despite run...


Azerbaijan GP 2017 Qualifying: Hamilton dominates, Ricciardo slips up and Stroll surprises

Having matched Ayrton Senna's tally of pole positions in Canada, this performance moved Hamilton clear into second place, just two poles behind Michael Sch...


S Africa win after Roy's freaky exit

South Africa appealed and, after on-field umpires Rob Bailey and Michael Gough referred the decision, Roy was given out by TV umpire Tim Robinson , the former...


Ronaldo delight as Portugal reach Confed football semis

The hosts took a deserved lead through Alexander Samedov midway through the first half, the midfielder capitalizing on confusion in the Mexican box to fire home...


Ronaldo ready to pay 14.7 mln in Spanish tax fraud case

Di Maria, who now plays for French club Paris Saint-Germain, will likely not serve any prison time because sentences of less than two years for first-time offen...


Jeb Bush Joins Romney Group To Buy Miami Marlins

The AP cites an anonymous source that claimed that Jeter met with league and Marlins officials in NY to inform them of the update. Rothbaum is the founder of Qu...


Devils select Swiss center Nico Hischier with No. 1 pick

Calgary made a similar attempt in goal at the draft previous year, landing Brian Elliott from St. Louis . Patrick, 18, was taken second overall by the Phila...


76ers, Lakers get wants, lead 1-and-done parade

They took Kentucky Wildcats point guard De'Aaron Fox, a great athlete who fits a serious need. Kelsey Plum, the NCAA's all-time leading scorer at Washingto...


Rafael Nadal defies logic with Paris victory

Nadal is just short of winning one more game at the French Open to claim a record of winning eleven titles at the single grand slam, a record which is now hel...


Confed Cup hosts Russia face decisive match against Mexico

It also cost Portugal the services of Pepe in the semifinals. The All Whites' display against Mexico made a lot of people at this tournament sit up and ...


LaVar Ball gets booed mercilessly by crowd at NBA Draft

Some people have been taken aback by the promotional fervor of his outspoken father LaVar , including the marketing of his own " Big Baller Brand " shoes. He...


Germany hope Liverpool's Emre Can fit for Cameroon

In the other Group B match to take place today, Australia and Cameroon took a share of the spoils as their match also finished 1-1. The Germans were in cont...


Larson and McMurray make it 1-2 for Chip Ganassi at Sonoma

Four wins in four races across three different series on two different surfaces. Sponsored Content - Download our Executive Briefing to learn how agency and i...


India beat England by 35 runs

She charmed her way to a women's record seventh consecutive ODI half-century before holing out for 71 from 73 balls from the final delivery of the innings. Ea...


Alexis Sanchez breaks Chile goalscoring record in draw with Germany

Reigning World Cup champion Germany , meanwhile, edged Australia 3-2 in a game that it controlled but some sloppy moments in the back-especially in goal-allo...


Portugal, Mexico through to semi-final — FIFA Confederations Cup

Similarly, they will win the group if they avoid defeat and match the European champions' result against the Oceania champs. The Real Madrid star brushed ...


Lakers draft Lonzo Ball with the second pick of the NBA Draft

That's been the dream scenario for the entire Ball family ever since Lonzo showed the first inklings of world-class talent. But he can score from the perimete...


Markelle Fultz Excited To Head To The (Insert Team Name)

Fultz is the closes thing the Sixers have had to a player who actually sees the team and wants to be a part of it. Scouts also rave Ojeleye as a great defe...