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Marco Verratti to Barcelona: PSG star poses with newspaper as talks continue

Verratti, for his part, has leaked numerous reports of his unhappiness (and just as many denials) in the last few months, though he does sound genuinely peeved ...


F1 title race gets nasty as Vettel and Hamilton clash in Baku

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton leads Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel during the Azerbaijan Formula One Grand Prix at Baku City Circuit. The team added , howev...


Emirates Team New Zealand's Underdogs Win 35th America's Cup In Convincing Fashion

Fans of Emirates Team New Zealand celebrate in Auckland, New Zealand, Tuesday, June 27, 2017 after they defeated Oracle Team USA in the America's Cup in Ham...


Wind or no wind, I'm still the man to beat: Bolt

The event will commence from August 5. Asked whether he might carry on after this season, Bolt said: "No, I don't think so!" "I'm not worrying about that un...


8 players the Devils could lose to Las Vegas in Expansion Draft

David Krejci: Another no-movement clause protected talent, the Bruins did not ask Krejci to consider waiving his NMC for the Golden Knights, which makes sense,...


Florida beats LSU 6-1 at CWS for 1st national championship

Resourceful is another word that could apply to Florida , particularly in the way Sullivan deployed his pitching. Florida entered CWS play with a paltry.262 ...


UK's May makes deal she needs to govern, but critics abound

Their fear was a formal deal would violate the British government's vow of neutrality in Northern Ireland , where the DUP and Sinn Fein are at odds over ...


Gloves are off between Hamilton and Vettel

If we were going fast it could have been a lot worse. Vettel finished fourth and Hamilton fifth after the Englishman was forced to make an extra pit-stop fr...


Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna feeling 'weird,' mentally off

Remember - the Royals don't have a lot of talent in their minor league system, so giving up a few prospects for a rental might not be the best route to go in th...


Team-mate urges star-man to ditch Arsenal & seal huge transfer

It is unclear if he will stay at Arsenal but plenty of clubs would be willing to offer him a way out of The Emirates should he look for one. The 28-year-old...


McDavid wins Hart Trophy as NHL's MVP

Edmonton Oilers forward Connor McDavid won the Hart Trophy as NHL MVP. "I can't wait to play National Hockey League 18". Columbus goalie Sergei Bobrovsky ...


Saudi, Qatar ministers spar over Arab nations' demands

Kuwait, with the support of the US, is trying to mediate the dispute between Qatar on one side and Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egyp...


Russell Westbrook gives emotional speech after winning MVP award

One thing that helped make the MVP feat possible for Russell Westbrook was Kevin Durant's decision to leave the Thunder last July as a free agent and sign w...


Vegas Golden Knights 'really happy' with players available to them

The league is in a freeze until Thursday at 8 a.m., and the Golden Knights are the only trade partner for the 30 other NHL clubs during that time. He emphas...


Trailblazing jockey Payne fails dope test

Payne has been stood down from riding in both races and trackwork pending the result of the inquiry to be held by Racing Victoria. The substance is banned in...


Kevin Durant congratulates Russell Westbrook for earning MVP honors

Westbrook led the National Basketball Association in scoring at 31.6 points per game and finished with per game averages of 10.7 rebounds and 10.4 assists. Ear...


Red Sox manager John Farrell receives a one-game suspension

In 2013, Breslow made 61 regular-season appearances with a 1.81 earned-run average. Gimenez homered for the Minnesota run, making it a 2-1 game in the third i...


Where the Senate Health Care Bill Fails

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) leaves a closed meeting with Senate Republicans on Capitol Hill, on June 22, 2017 in Washington, DC. " Most pe...


Germany march to Confederations Cup semifinal marred by ref's blunder

Chile will be up against group A winners Portugal on Wednesday, June 28, while Germany will face Gold Cup champions Mexico on Thursday, June 29. The two te...


Gators sweep Tigers in College World Series finals

The Tigers cut Florida's lead to 3-2 in the sixth inning, but the Gators scored again in the seven to build a two-run cushion. With Florida starting pitch...


UAE's Gargash Says Qatar's Isolation Could Last 'Years'

It has also increased food supplies to Qatar after the emirate's land border was closed. Turkey is one of the few powerful countries in the Middle East to s...


Srikanth enters Australian Open Semis while Sindhu crashes out

He had reached the final of the Singapore Open where he was vanquished by compatriot Sai Praneeth. Srikanth will play the victor of the second quarter-final m...


Ravi Shastri to apply for India's head coach post

I am completely focused on current commitments with MI and Khulna.' - tweeted Mahela in a couple of tweets. Taking about the 40-year-old's coaching experience...


Mann Ki Baaat: Kidambi Srikanth has made India proud, says PM Modi

He became only the fifth player in the world to contest three consecutive Super Series finals. After the match however, Srikanth revealed that all was not w...


Jacoby Ellsbury flying to meet Yankees, with his job open again

Ellsbury was hitting a respectable.281 with 14 RBI and eight stolen bases when he hit the DL, and he should return to his regular post in center field, especia...


Sri Lanka's Malinga gets suspended ban for media comments

Malinga spoke out against Sri Lanka sports minister Dayasiri Jayasekara, who questioned the national team's fitness levels following a disappointing Champion...


Serena Williams Refuses to Play Ball With John McEnroe's Sexist Comments

After the interviewer asked him why he thinks she's the best "female player" and not just the best player in the world, John responded with, "Well because if sh...


Joachim Loew relishes Mexico test at Confederations Cup

The other semifinal on Wednesday sees Portugal play Chile, which finished second in Group B after drawing 1-1 with Australia in Sunday's other game. "Our op...


Taylor Swift congratulates Russell Westbrook on NBA Awards win

Golden State's Draymond Green won, ending Leonard's two-year reign. I was the one who taught you to dribble. You are awesome, you are the MVP, I am so happy f...


Novak Djokovic's Wimbledon preparations hit by rain at Eastbourne

He has a big family, he lives on the West Coast of America. "It was very interesting to hear what he sees with things moving forward, to improve and try to ge...


Cyborg to face Evinger at UFC 214 after Anderson pulls out

The veteran racked up seven wins with one no-contest in her eight-fight stint with Invicta FC. The bout, which was to be Anderson's first in the UFC since sig...


NYCFC's David Villa is (still) living up to the hype

Wright-Phillips has scored an impressive eight goals in six MLS meetings against NYCFC , while Villa - who has 51 MLS goals - has just found the back of th...


Knicks end the run on freshmen picks in draft

When the Boston Celtics traded the No. 1 overall pick (courtesy of NBA .com) to the Philadelphia 76ers for the No. 3 pick , people were surprised. "He's...


Sailing-Sixth America's Cup win may be last for NZ coach Jones

Italy's Luna Rossa Challenge will be the Challenger of Record for the 36th America's Cup, helping Team New Zealand decide the rules and class of boat. "I defini...


Vanderbilt football players shot in West Nashville Target parking lot

Daley reportedly sustained a gunshot wound to the leg and Coppet was hit in the arms with birdshot. Tennyson told police his phone was stolen during the meeting...