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Federation Internationale de Football Association 2018: Switzerland And Brazil End With 1-1 Draw Federation Internationale de Football Association 2018: Switzerland And Brazil End With 1-1 Draw
- June 20, 2018

There was plenty more fun facts about the match including Brazil failed to win their opening match of a World Cup for the first time since 1978. Shaqiri is confident of Die Nati's chances of progressing from the group stages after taking a vital point against the five-time world champions. (more...)
'Can't compare Messi and Ronaldo', says Portugal's Silva 'Can't compare Messi and Ronaldo', says Portugal's Silva
- June 20, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have been battling for the title of "Best Footballer on the Planet" for nearly a decade, but at the World Cup , it appears Ronaldo is growing out his goatee to prove he's the real "GOAT". Iran have never beaten a European side at a World Cup - their only previous victory was a 2-1 win over the United States in France in 1998. The Portugal coach had run out of politeness. (more...)
Germany players not divided after defeat against Mexico - Manuel Neuer Germany players not divided after defeat against Mexico - Manuel Neuer
- June 20, 2018

Midfielder Marco Fabian encouraged fans to employ different chants and cited concerns that they might not be allowed into Mexico's remaining games in Russian Federation. "Our team has experience of dealing with losses, the next match will be decisive and we have to win it". "In particular, the earthquakes of June 17, 2018 were presented during the period in which the match between the Mexico-Germany World Cup was taking place", the reported stated. (more...)
Saudi Arabian World Cup team's plane catches fire in midair
- June 20, 2018

Saudi Arabia were beaten heavily by hosts Russian Federation in the opening game of the tournament last week. Despite the incident, the aircraft was able to land safely and the team are continuing their preparations for their group game against Uruguay on Wednesday. (more...)
Kawhi Leonard wants a trade from Spurs, source says Kawhi Leonard wants a trade from Spurs, source says
- June 20, 2018

The Lakers have the ability to sign two max contracts already, and if they traded Luol Deng and Josh Hart for Leonard , they could STILL sign two max players. Leonard reportedly told San Antonio last week that he wants a trade and prefers to land in Los Angeles with the Lakers. There is also the belief that the Lakers dealing for Leonard would also help bring in LeBron James and Paul George to create another 'Superteam'. (more...)
Luka Modric ready for Argentina challenge after scripting Croatia victory Luka Modric ready for Argentina challenge after scripting Croatia victory
- June 19, 2018

Lionel Messi's bid to win the World Cup got off to a nightmare start as he missed a penalty and his Argentina side were surprisingly held by debutants Iceland . "There is serious trouble ahead because Nigeria have experience, they know how to counter-attack and they know how to score". "These 10 games are very little in terms of what he can bring for us". (more...)
Roger Federer beats Nick Kyrgios to retain World No 1 ranking
- June 18, 2018

The 36-year-old will regain the world number one ranking on Monday and is playing next week as top seed in Halle. Federer was pushed all the way by the fourth-seeded Kyrgios on Saturday, who fired down 23 aces in another battling performance at the German grasscourt tournament. (more...)
Mickelson Hits Moving Ball with Putter, Receives Sextuple Bogey
- June 17, 2018

He cited the 1995 US Open, also at Shinnecock, recalling that Neil Lancaster went out in benign morning conditions and shot an opening nine-hole score of 29 to thrust himself into contention. As for his playing partner, Andrew "Beef" Johnston? "It was odd, no one ever has those thoughts, it just happens". While the ball was still rolling, he chose to hit it, incurring a two-shot penalty and taking a 10 on the par four en-route to a +11 round of 81. (more...)
Uruguay Coach Tabarez: Salah Would Have Made Difference For Egypt Uruguay Coach Tabarez: Salah Would Have Made Difference For Egypt
- June 17, 2018

Teachers and children with Uruguayan flags sprinted out of the confines of the classroom to race around the playground and scream in joy. Uruguay is now second, also with three points. Perhaps the wisest move is to rest the Liverpool man and shift all efforts on the next two matches? With those words on the table, expect to see Salah make his World Cup debut on Friday. (more...)
Raiders QB Derek Carr intrigued by Kawhi Leonard to Lakers Raiders QB Derek Carr intrigued by Kawhi Leonard to Lakers
- June 17, 2018

Fans and experts alike have been guessing whether Leonard, who played only nine games this past season due to an injury during the 2017 playoffs, will stay with the Spurs. Whether it was leaked by his camp or by someone in the Spurs' front office, it's now public knowledge that Kawhi wants a trade out of San Antonio . (more...)
Rahane: 'Ruthless' India will not take Afghans lightly Rahane: 'Ruthless' India will not take Afghans lightly
- June 17, 2018

The left-hander has scored over 100 runs in a session before, though, doing so against Australia on debut in Mohali in 2013, and then against Sri Lanka in Galle previous year. On the very first day of the historic Test match between India and Afghanistan , an interesting record was achieved which was never done by any Indian player. (more...)
A World Cup in United States is huge win for Fox A World Cup in United States is huge win for Fox
- June 17, 2018

If you've never paid attention before, it may be time to tune in: The World Cup is the largest worldwide event for the most popular sport in the world. If you're familiar with Kodi , you could use that to find the games, which also means you need to find the sports sources to add to the app . StarHub and Mediacorp have the rights to broadcast FIFA World Cup 2018 in Singapore and you can catch all 64 matches via either service by paying SG$112.35. (more...)
Reason why Jose Mourinho is 'angered' by Liverpool's fixtures for 2018/19 campaign Reason why Jose Mourinho is 'angered' by Liverpool's fixtures for 2018/19 campaign
- June 17, 2018

No use in betting, games or single club/league/player publications. Arsenal's new manager Unai Emery will begin his reign in north London with tricky league games against Manchester City and Chelsea . The opening round of Premier League fixtures is completed by Southampton's clash with Burnley at St Mary's and Watford taking on Brighton & Hove Albion at Vicarage Road. (more...)
Arsenal And Chelsea To Meet At Aviva Stadium In August Arsenal And Chelsea To Meet At Aviva Stadium In August
- June 15, 2018

Manchester United begin their league campaign at home to Leicester City and face a potentially tricky encounter in their third game when Tottenham Hotspur come to Old Trafford. It's going to be a tasty start to the season. United and Liverpool fans often look out for their side's upcoming clashes at Anfield and Old Trafford whenever fixtures are announced and today is surely no different. (more...)
Spain sack national coach Julen Lopetegui before start of World Cup Spain sack national coach Julen Lopetegui before start of World Cup
- June 15, 2018

Spain's World Cup preparations are in chaos. "We had to react, I know that whatever I do I will be criticized, I accept that". In a surprise announcement on yesterday, Real Madrid named Lopetegui as their next manager to start work after the tournament in Russia, sparking outrage among the federation and Spanish fans at the timing of the announcement. (more...)
United States, Mexico & Canada Bid Wins Vote For 2026 World Cup United States, Mexico & Canada Bid Wins Vote For 2026 World Cup
- June 15, 2018

Delegates watch the presentation of the joint bid of United States, Canada and Mexico to host the 2026 FIFA World Cup during the 68th FIFA Congress in Moscow on Wednesday. The exact cities that will host games is something that will be decided in the coming years. Philadelphia joins Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Cincinnati, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Miami, Nashville, New York/New Jersey, Orlando, San Francisco, Seattle and Washington as potential USA host cities. (more...)
Sebastian Vettel wins Canadian Grand Prix Sebastian Vettel wins Canadian Grand Prix
- June 13, 2018

He took the lead role at a very pole position and guarded it with, probably, his life as he navigated the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve coasting to Victory on Sunday 10, afternoon. "Grazie", the German said to his Italy-based team before grabbing a red and yellow Ferrari flag and waving it on his way to the podium. Despite his convincing win, Vettel said the victory was not easy. (more...)
Thiem must come out firing when he faces heavy Nadal artillery Thiem must come out firing when he faces heavy Nadal artillery
- June 13, 2018

Cecchinato, who upset Novak Djokovic in the quarterfinals after winning two pulsating tiebreaks, rallied and even held three set points prior to Thiem triumphing 12-10. "I think that was my chance of the match", Del Potro said of the ninth game. It rarely is for Nadal at a place he has lorded over the way no other man ever has at any Grand Slam tournament. (more...)
Where will LeBron James go once he hits free agency? Where will LeBron James go once he hits free agency?
- June 12, 2018

Obviously, you saw this year he can get to the Finals no matter what the circumstances are. James - at least partially - has already revealed as much. "I still want to be in championship mode", he said after Game 4 of the Finals. What either factor will mean for James' upcoming decision will be determined in the coming weeks. (more...)
Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win record 11th Roland Garros title
- June 11, 2018

In winning another French Open title, Nadal dropped one set the entire tournament. The younger challengers struggle to land a punch, and the last six men's Grand Slam titles have now gone in the sequence of Federer-Nadal-Federer-Nadal-Federer-Nadal. (more...)
Salah Arrives In Russia With Egypt Squad For World Cup Salah Arrives In Russia With Egypt Squad For World Cup
- June 11, 2018

Salah scored 10 goals in Liverpool FC's run to the Champions League final before he was forced off in the Kiev showpiece. Horns blasted, snack-sellers hollered and chants of "Come Salah, Come Salah!" rang through the capital's stadium, crowded by thousands of fans keen to encourage their team ahead of their first World Cup appearance since 1990. (more...)
Liverpool deal to sign Nabil Fekir collapses as Lyon end negotiations Liverpool deal to sign Nabil Fekir collapses as Lyon end negotiations
- June 11, 2018

The French FA President's comments were music to the ears of the Liverpool faithful."He's in the middle of negotiations and I think it's done", Le Graet said. The Reds are looking to build a team capable of challenging for the Premier League title next season after their fifth-placed finish this term. Fekir came off the bench for France against the United States of America on Saturday evening. (more...)
Vettel couldn't Vettel couldn't "slalom" past "ridiculous" traffic in qualifying
- June 10, 2018

Mercedes' decision to choose the fewest number of hyper-soft tyres for this weekend out of all the teams may have contributed as neither driver had tried them until Saturday morning, but Hamilton can not blame only that as Bottas ended up on the front row. (more...)
Rob Whittaker's UFC middleweight title fight abandoned over 90 grams Rob Whittaker's UFC middleweight title fight abandoned over 90 grams
- June 10, 2018

Although Yoel Romero missed weight , negating any hopes he had at winning the middleweight belt on Saturday, White confirmed that the fight is indeed going to take place, it just won't have Robert Whittaker's middleweight strap on the line. (more...)
Argentina replace injured Manuel Lanzini with River Plate star Enzo Perez Argentina replace injured Manuel Lanzini with River Plate star Enzo Perez
- June 09, 2018

West Ham United playmaker Manuel Lanzini was ruled out of the upcoming World Cup on Friday, when news broke that he has ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament while training with the Argentina squad ahead of the tournament. West Ham fans took to Twitter to express their disappointment at the news and with their superstar well in his recovery from a nasty injury. Manuel Lanzini training with the Argentina National Team. (more...)
French Open 2018: Garbine Muguruza vs Simona Halep, French Open 2018: Garbine Muguruza vs Simona Halep,
- June 08, 2018

It also was a rematch of the U.S. Open final won by Stephens last September. It's just how it's happened for me", Stephens said, "I think once I get going in a tournament, I'm pretty consistent, which is good. Garbine Muguruza celebrates after victory over Maria Sharapova . Two-time major victor Kerber raced into a 4-0 lead in the first set before having to rely on a tiebreak to nudge her ahead. (more...)
Washington Capitals can clinch Stanley Cup in Gm 5 in Vegas Washington Capitals can clinch Stanley Cup in Gm 5 in Vegas
- June 08, 2018

The Golden Knights trail the Capitals 3-1, with Game 5 on Thursday in Las Vegas . Just shy of the halfway point in the third period, Caps winger Devante Smith-Pelly scored his seventh goal of the playoffs to tie the game at three goals apiece, and it was assisted by Brooks Orpik. (more...)
Stanley Cup Finals 2018: Capitals vs Stanley Cup Finals 2018: Capitals vs
- June 08, 2018

ET in Las Vegas . The Capitals won Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final 4-3 over the Vegas Golden Knights to win the series four games to one and earn the first Cup in the franchise's 43-year history. Braden Holtby was once again solid in the Washington net, turning aside 28 of the 31 shots he faced and posting a save percentage above.900 for the forth time this series . (more...)
FIFA World Cup Coverage to Leverage STATS Insights FIFA World Cup Coverage to Leverage STATS Insights
- June 08, 2018

The June 14-July 15 competition is spread across 11 cities including Moscow, St Petersburg and Sochi, and Infantino, the head of the world governing body for the sport, believes that supporters are in for a real treat. A few big events have come out of Russian Federation regarding crypto-currencies in the past couple of months, most notably the announcement from Russia's State Duma Committee on State Construction to set up the framework for digital asset regulation in the country. (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo, Portugal Cruise Past Algeria in 3-0 Friendly Win Cristiano Ronaldo, Portugal Cruise Past Algeria in 3-0 Friendly Win
- June 08, 2018

Ordinarily, £131m for a player aged 33 would seem insane, but given Ronaldo's huge marketing value and the fact he's still one of the best players on the planet, it would still be an excellent deal for United if these reports were accurate. (more...)
LeBron James went off the backboard to himself in Game 3 LeBron James went off the backboard to himself in Game 3
- June 08, 2018

But with the outcome in the balance, Curry drained two crucial attempts in the closing three minutes - a stumbling layup and an enormous unguarded 3-pointer - as well as a dish to a cutting Draymond Green to polish off the Cavs with 25 seconds left. (more...)
Argentina cancels pre-World Cup friendly against Israel in Jerusalem Argentina cancels pre-World Cup friendly against Israel in Jerusalem
- June 07, 2018

The press in Argentina and Israel reported that the Argentine Football Association was supposed to receive a payment of between two and three million dollars if Messi played. Vice President of Israel Football Associations Rotem Kamer said, "We are confronting a football terror from the Palestinian Football Association and its president (Jibril Rajoub)", accusing them of "threatening football players (against) coming to Israel". (more...)
Golden State Warriors: 3 keys for Game 3 vs. Cavaliers Golden State Warriors: 3 keys for Game 3 vs. Cavaliers
- June 07, 2018

The Golden State Warriors have been forced to deal with a few injuries in the 2018 NBA Finals. James said people should not forget the championship season the Eagles had because of the situation with Trump. The Warriors went a similar route in February after their nixed White House invitation, instead taking children from Maryland's Seat Pleasant Activity Center - where Durant played as a child - on a tour of the National Museum of African American History and Culture. (more...)
Rafael Nadal drops set, but rain suspends French Open quarterfinal Rafael Nadal drops set, but rain suspends French Open quarterfinal
- June 07, 2018

On Suzanne-Lenglen, Marin Cilic's last-eight tie with Juan-Martin Del Potro failed to burst into life until the ninth game, when the Croatian saved three break points before eventually holding, and did likewise in his next service game before taking the set to a tiebreak - which was locked at 5-5. (more...)
Djokovic, Zverev and Wozniacki are in fourth round Djokovic, Zverev and Wozniacki are in fourth round
- June 05, 2018

The 2016 champion beat 13th-seeded Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain 6-4, 6-7 (6), 7-6 (4), 6-2, in a near four-hour match too sluggish for Djokovic's liking. In contrast, Thiem has reached the last eight at Roland Garros for a third consecutive year - which will make for a thrilling tie. In his previous match, Dimitrov had come back after trailing two sets to one and defeated Jared Donaldson 10-8 in the fifth set. (more...)
Serena Williams slams rival Maria Sharapova’s claims ahead of French Open clash Serena Williams slams rival Maria Sharapova’s claims ahead of French Open clash
- June 04, 2018

Having been banned for 15 months for violating the anti-doping rules, Sharapova is beginning to work her way back to the top, but is still ranked just 28 in the world. I'm playing tougher opponents and I'm hanging in there", said Williams , whose trophy collection includes three Suzanne Lenglen Cups. "I love how proud they are, I am planning to go over there, do not know if this year or next year, it is going to be fun!" "I thought there would be a lot of reactions over the outfit", she ... (more...)
Kane: Super Eagles Gave England Trouble In Second Half Kane: Super Eagles Gave England Trouble In Second Half
- June 04, 2018

For Southgate's England the real work starts now in attempting to muster his inexperienced squad into a side that can perform creditably in Russian Federation - because even on today's intermittently sprightly showing the nation can expect no more than that. (more...)
Actor Arbaaz Khan summoned by police in IPL betting case Actor Arbaaz Khan summoned by police in IPL betting case
- June 02, 2018

For the uninitiated, this summon comes after the Thane Police had recently busted a betting ring and had arrested 42-year-old bookie, Sonu Jalan alias Sonu Batla. His name apparently was brought up when one of country's biggest bookies Sonu Jalan's records were being probed. But we are, in a way, trying to trace his underworld connections to Dawood Ibrahim. (more...)
Afridi announces massive donation of $20,000 to hurricane relief cause Afridi announces massive donation of $20,000 to hurricane relief cause
- June 02, 2018

This will not be the first time that an ICC World XI will take field to develop a philanthropic cause, in 2005 it played an ODI against an Asia XI side in the World Cricket Tsunami Appeal and in 2017, it played the Independence Cup in Pakistan to welcome back full-fledged worldwide cricket into the country after a almost decade-long hiatus. (more...)
Liverpool agrees to sign Monaco's Fabinho Liverpool agrees to sign Monaco's Fabinho
- June 01, 2018

The infrastructures of the club look exceptional. "I know that the type of football here is quite intense and physical but I think I got some of that while playing in France and I hope I won't find any problems to adapt to this league". The Brazilian had been identified as a replacement for Emre Can, who is out of contract at Anfield this summer and has been heavily linked with a move to Juventus. (more...)