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Kylian Mbappe earns France draw against USA


Chances kept coming for Les Blues but, after winning a free-kick on the edge of the box, Olivier Giroud could only get a tame header on sight. Mbappe showed off his skills in the 26th minute, playing a neat one-two with Griezmann before letting fly, forcing Steffen to react quickly to tip the ball over the crossbar. Read More »

Ty Lue wants to coach Cavs next season despite health


Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue is no stranger to being the scapegoat. But the dynamic could quickly change if James departs as a free agent. "That's all I can really speak about". "What happened? Self inflicted", said James, who attended the postgame press conference with a soft black cast on his right hand. Read More »

Australian boxer Jeff Horn makes weight for world title fight


Horn perhaps is best known for winning the title after beating Manny Pacquiao in 2017. Horn clocked in at 148 pounds (67.13kg) at the weigh-in today at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, where the bout will take place. He defeated Julius Indongo last August to become the undisputed super lightweight world champion. Crawford nearly ended the fight in the eighth, a huge left making Horn wobbly just before the bell. Read More »

If My Client Doesn't Move To Man City, He Won't Be Happy


Discussions between the two clubs are continuing and Jorginho is believed to be keen for the move to happen with his agent in England ready to open talks over his contract if an agreement can be reached. " Manchester City? We must not be hypocrites, any player would like to go and have a starting position with Guardiola". "I don't have to say anything to the President, because if he is convinced that it's a good deal to sell, then he will". Read More »

Power leads crowded St Jude Classic as Johnson lurks


US Open holder Koepka had been a doubtful starter for the defence of his title after being sidelined by a wrist injury for nearly four months earlier this year, but he has looked sharp in his last three starts after following a tie-for-11th at The Players Championship with a runner-up finish at Colonial. Read More »

Shohei Ohtani hits the DL with elbow injury scare


A small handful of pitchers have been able to rehab a partially torn UCL - in part with things like PRP and Stem Cell injections, like Ohtani apparently received - and it seems that's the current hope for Ohtani. He's walked at an 11.6 percent clip against a 25.6 percent strikeout rate, and he's even stolen a base in his lone attempt. The injury not only removes him from the Angels rotation, but also takes his bat out of the Angels lineup as a DH. Read More »

All Blacks Name Team To Take On France In First Test


A shoulder injury requiring surgery removed him from the latter part of the global season in 2017. Scott partners captain Sam Whitelock in the second row after Brodie Retallick was ruled out of the entire series due to a broken bone in his chest, with Beauden named at fly-half. Read More »

New role for former England Test cricketer Steve Rhodes

After being out of the top level of the game, Rhodes was recently named as one of England's new band of scouts tasked with watching prospects on the county circuit and providing feedback on them to Ed Smith's selection panel. The support that the boys get in the Bangladesh team is tremendous."Personally to be involved in a major role, to be given the responsibility by the President and Board, is a fantastic honour and it's a privilege to be involved in Bangladesh cricket", he added". Read More »

Women`s Asia Cup: India outclass Pakistan to reach final

The others chipped in with a scalp apiece. In response, skipper Harmanpreet Kaur (34 not out) and her deputy Smriti Mandhana (38) steered the Indians to a comfortable victory with 23 balls to spare after starting on a shaky note. This was India's fourth win of the tournament with the solitary defeat coming against Bangladesh. Earlier, Pakistan's decision to bat did not yield the desired result as they lost wickets at regular intervals, and were stopped at 72. Read More »

Vettel surprised by Red Bull’s race strategy


When asked if he felt he could have improved without the mistake, he said: "Yes, for sure, but that's how it is". Villeneuve drove for Ferrari for five years, claiming six victories, before he was tragically killed in qualifying for the 1982 Belgian GP, and Vettel savoured claiming the Scuderia's first pole in Montreal since 2001. Read More »

Wake held for Brazil tennis great Maria Bueno


At 17, she left Brazil for the United States. That same year she went on to win the Wimbledon doubles alongside American Althea Gibson. Bueno's death dominated Brazilian Twitter on Friday night, with tributes pouring in. "But through sport I got things that money can't buy". Bueno shot to global fame when she claimed her maiden grand slam at Wimbledon in 1959 and her second at the US Nationals two months later. Read More »

Three Debuts In Springboks Team To Take On England


Handre Pollard will start at flyhalf and Faf de Klerk at scrumhalf. England have only ever won once at altitude (the stadium is nearly 6,000 feet above sea level) - 46 years ago - and suffered a 36-27 loss at Ellis Park on their last trip back in 2012. Read More »

Chris Bosh believes LeBron James will sign with Rockets


With the series set at 3-0, and the Cavs holding on by a thread, 2017 Pro Bowlers Carson Wentz and Zach Ertz charted a flight to Cleveland and tried their best to present the best Philly has to offer. They just think that you go out, and, 'Oh, LeBron, you're bigger and faster and stronger than everybody, you should drive every single time and you should dunk every single play and you should never get exhausted, never.' Like it's a video game and you went on the options and you turned ... Read More »

Groundhog takes out Grosjean's new front wing

It felt like a big impact and I mean if it's happening in the race, your race is kinda over because the damage on the auto is big. "I'm surprised they didn't move it", he continued. A potential positive though, was Grosjean would end the day as the top midfield runner in seventh, leading a group that saw 10 drivers covered by 0.5s. Read More »

Clippers rumors: LA could trade up to draft Luka Doncic


Sports, appeared on a Yahoo podcast Saturday morning. After trading Chris Paul before last season, the Clippers are looking for their point guard of the future and Doncic could be that guy. 1 overall pick. Other mock drafts have surfaced where one of Marvin Bagley III, Luka Doncic , or Jaren Jackson Jr. drop to Dallas but those are less frequent. Read More »

Dybala: Great if Pogba returned to Juventus


The Frenchman has endured a tough second season after returning to the Premier League, with Jose Mourinho opting to drop Pogba for key games over the season. on Saturday, former France and Chelsea defender Frank Leboeuf told ESPN: "I don't think he's going to start against the United States on Saturday and I'm not sure he's going to start in the World Cup". Read More »

Tackle That Put Remy Grosso In Hospital Leaves French Fuming

Television replays showed the All Blacks' number seven's arm had made contact with the winger's head before Tu'ungafasi's shoulder made contact with Grosso's head as he fell. "It was very hard to fight with the All Blacks after that". France broke the deadlock after six minutes when Remy Grosso claimed an interception try but Beauden Barrett reduced the deficit to two points with a long-range penalty in the 13th minute, before France kicked a penalty of their own six minutes later to ... Read More »

New York Yankees vs. Toronto Blue Jays 6/5/18, Prediction & Odds


Chad Green, Dellin Betances and David Robertson also pitched scoreless innings of relief for NY (40-18). "I think that's maybe the hardest ball I've ever seen hit", Boone said. Blue Jays right-hander Sam Gaviglio gave up three hits in a career-best seven innings. Manager John Gibbons credited Gaviglio - and the rest of the bullpen - for keeping the Jays in the game. Read More »

Nabil Fekir's proposed move to Liverpool collapses


Following a complicated turn of events over the past days - with Liverpool reportedly being on the verge of signing Nabil Fekir and having gone as far as to conduct a medical with the Frenchman - Lyon have now made a decision to pull the plug following a hold up on the deal. Read More »

Terence Crawford vs. Jeff Horn fight

WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn has made the weight on his second try during his official weigh-in at MGM Grand Garden Arena. Crawford also is making his debut in the 147-pound division. Read More »

Tyson Fury more concerned with fight in the crowd than his own


Entertaining the Manchester crowd throughout, Fury's dominance of the ring was never really threatened throughout, and, after some initial toying with his opponent, Seferi retired in his corner at the end of the fourth round. "I learned two-and-a-half years is a long time to be out. I'll take my career very seriously this time and enjoy every moment". Fury's promoter Frank Warren had made no secret of the fact that he meant to ease Fury back into the fight game and he was never going to be ... Read More »

Hungary 1-2 Australia


The 19-year-old Melbourne City forward scored from 20 yards just one minute after coming on for his second cap. Jackson Irvine's determination ensured the Socceroos would come out on top, crossing into the legs of Hungary captain Tamas Kadar, who trickled home past calamity keeper Denes Dibusz. Read More »

"I would have surpassed Ronaldo and Messi in second place" Conor McGregor


The loudmouthed welterweight contender is set to battle former lightweight king Rafael dos Anjos for the interim welterweight championship at UFC 225 on Saturday, June 9 in Chicago. He initially took time off for the birth of his first child, then engaged in a boxing match with Floyd Mayweather last August. UFC 224 took place in Brazil, and any legal issues McGregor is going through could easily preclude him from traveling overseas to fight. Read More »

Kawhi Leonard and Gregg Popovich to Meet Prior to NBA Draft


Kawhi Leonard remains unavailable in the trade market, according to a report. While there has been plenty of speculation about Kawhi Leonard's future, the San Antonio Spurs aren't ready to trade their superstar. "There's a lot of questions between now and the draft", Wojnarowski said. Leonard was limited to just nine games this season due to a quad injury and didn't play at all in San Antonio's first-round playoff series defeat to the Golden State Warriors. Read More »

Rickie Fowler and Allison Stokke announce engagement on National Best Friend Day

The caption read, "Today is National Best Friend Day so I wanted to lock mine down.I WON!" Fowler and Stokke shared photos from the beachside proposal, with Fowler choosing to pop the question on National Best Friend Day. Stokke accompanied Fowler at the 2017 Presidents Cup and caddied for him in the Masters Par-3 Contest in April. He is taking this week off before competing in the U.S. Read More »

George Soros owns stake in Justify, Triple Crown contender


He is the son of Tapit, who has sired three of the last four Belmont winners - Tonalist (2014), Creator (2016) and Tapwrit a year ago. Thirty-five horses - excluding Justify - have won the first two legs of the Triple Crown. Soros' group sold racing rights to Justify and third-place Kentucky Derby finisher Audible soon after getting them, but retained breeding rights to Justify. Read More »

How to watch the 2018 NBA Finals


After the game, The Associated Press reports: Stephen Curry said someone asked him if it's still special to get to the finals when it's the fourth time in a row. "We know where we have to go", he said. On the other, the best player of this era and maybe any era. On multiple occasions, Cleveland's Finals streak appeared to be in doubt, only to be saved by the heroics of some likely - and not so likely - Cavs players. Read More »

Canelo Alvarez-Gennady Golovkin September Rematch Will Not Happen


De La Hoya eventually increased Golovkin's share to 40 percent, but GGG continued to stand firm on parity. If GGG ever comes to his senses we can fight next year if he wants for Cinco de Mayo. "A lot of people thought that he won", De La Hoya said. "Canelo has a chance to rectify everything in one fight. He might be tougher than GGG". The May date fell apart when Canelo tested positive for the banned substance clenbuterol - which forced the Mexican star to withdraw from the contest. Read More »

Horn risks title, unbeaten record against Crawford


Terence Crawford might not be well known outside of U.S. boxing circles just yet, but a win over Jeff Horn will put him on course for global superstardom. as a rugged fighter with only average technical skills. A lot of people are comparing how he pushed around Pacquiao but Pacquiao is 5-foot-5. "I don't feel like the layoff will be a big factor". Read More »

Dub Dynasty: Warriors sweep Cavs for second straight title


Although Curry is a two-time NBA MVP, he has yet to win that honor in the Finals despite scoring 37 points in the Warriors' Game 4 win and averaging 25.0 points, 6.0 rebounds and 6.7 assists. And the only teams to win four crowns in five years were that Boston squad and the 1950s Minneapolis Lakers in the NBA's infancy. JR Smith notched double-figures for the third time in the series - but he didn't exactly light up the scoreboard doing so, netting 10 points on 3-for-8 shooting. Read More »

Cobb shines as O's edge Mets, snap 7-game skid


For the season, Bruce is batting.224 with a.297 on-base percentage and just three home runs. The Baltimore Orioles are paying a visit to Flushing to take on the Mets at Citi Field . "We know he can he can get through an at-bat OK". After falling behind in the count 0-1, Machado lifted the next pitch to deep center to drive in Baltimore's run and send the Mets to their sixth straight loss. Read More »