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Troubled Ronaldo gets Madrid court date

The accusation against Mourinho comes a week after the Madrid-based prosecutor's office accused Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo of defrauding Spain's tax office of 14.7 million euros (£12.9 million). The prosecutor said last Tuesday that there was evidence that Ronaldo used a shell company in the Virgin Islands to hide the money he had made from image rights. Read More »

Back-to-back Alaska fatal black bear maulings seen as flukes

That all changed shortly after noon on Sunday. " I've been running in the mountains for 30 years ", he told KTUU . Sometimes that means nothing; other times, it's really serious. We know he struck it , ' Mr Crockett added. Global Positioning System coordinates from the victim's cellphone helped guide the searchers, which included most of the competitors, to the correct area. Read More »

Ohio group vows to keep pressure on Indians logo


Supreme Court held that a federal law prohibiting disparaging trademarks violates the First Amendment . But while the Slants and Washington NFL team have the Lanham Trademark Act in common, their cases differ in other ways - most notably, the Washington NFL team is not made up of Native Americans who are trying to reclaim an offensive name. Read More »

Jelena Ostapenko prevails over 11th seed Caroline Wozniacki


She lost in the first or second round each of the previous three years. 11 seed for the women , lost a three-set match against the unseeded Jelena Ostapenko . It also halted proceedings with Bacsinszky leading Mladenovic by a set. In the second set, one disruption-a medical emergency in the crowd-was followed by more. Read More »

French Open 2017: Jelena Ostapenko beats Timea Bacsinszky to reach final

A rasping Pliskova forehand gave her a battling hold and she warmed to the task in the second set, causing Halep far more problems with brutal groundstrokes and a venomous serve as she broke for the first time to take a 4-2 lead. Serbian Ivanovic was honored in a ceremony on Philippe Chatrier court after Thursday's match: The 2008 champion retired in December. It looked like the same might happen in the third when Bacsinszky fought back from 3-1 to 3-3 but Ostapenko had learned her lesson ... Read More »

Warburton returns to captain Lions v Highlanders

I want to prove myself on the big stage and there's no better place to do it. The tourists played with a mixture of power and precision in a try-less affair to eclipse a Crusaders side who are top of the Super Rugby ladder with a flawless 14-win record. Read More »

Midnight deadline to discuss players, deals for expansion draft — Vegas GM

The Florida Panthers made an interesting decision as they decided not to protect Jonathan Marchessault, who scored 30 goals for them a year ago, and instead protected Nick Bjugstad . On Sunday, the National Hockey League released every team's list of protected and unprotected players . Their full roster will be announced on Wednesday night. Read More »

Champions Trophy 2017: England ease past New Zealand to reach semi-finals

Ball had set the tempo by clean bowling Luke Ronchi in the first over, while Mark Wood's clever cross-seam delivery saw off New Zealand captain Kane Williamson when on 87 and with the Black Caps looking increasingly threatening. I'm sure we'll look to come hard at their top order which has been playing very well. The weather always threatened to make a decisive intervention and a shower in between innings, which delayed New Zealand's reply, made the pitch unpredictable as it dried out. Read More »

Warriors Rally to Beat Cavs in Game 3 of NBA Finals


Game 4 is scheduled for Friday night at Quicken Loans Arena. Klay Thompson leads the Warriors with 23 points, Steph Curry has 20 and Kevin Durant has 17. Thompson and Love dominated the Celtics' bigs inside, which allowed James and Irving to live off of second chance points and open driving lanes thanks to Love's floor spacing. Read More »

Danilo: Every mistake at Real Madrid goes viral

However, given the two La Liga giants' bitter rivalry that has stretched throughout the ages, Perez explained that it would have been impossible to try and prise Messi away from the Nou Camp during his youth days at Barca's famed La Masia academy. Read More »

Ronaldo summoned to court, Mourinho accused of tax fraud

Perez's radio interview came hours after the 70-year-old businessman was reelected to a fifth four-year term as Madrid's president. Perez has seemingly poured cold water on a move for De Gea this summer, saying he has grown to love Navas as talk of a deal for unsettled teenage AC Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma continues. Read More »

Koepka shuts door on Open rivals


Open . But when the flying fescue had settled and the world's best golfers had finished surgically dissecting Erin Hills, all that remained was one first-time victor, two historic scoring records and a whole bunch of golfers under par. I had an opportunity today and I didn't get it done. After his 68 on Saturday put him in contention yet again at a major, Fowler said he was looking forward to what was supposed to be a windier, tougher day at Erin Hills. Read More »

Eric Holder Considers 2020 Run: 'Now Is the Time to Be Heard'


The bill would attempt to block the Trump administration from compelling state law enforcement to cooperate with immigration agents in their efforts to arrest and deport undocumented immigrants. Holder, who was President Obama's first attorney general, and the country's first black attorney general at that, realized that in politics he was flying mainly under the radar. Read More »

Mexico vs. New Zealand in Confederations Cup

The game began well for the Iberian nation, former barcelona player Ricardo Quaresma opening the scoring on 34 minutes. People are going to complain about the time it takes for VARs to review decisions, but it's less than the time it takes for players to sort themselves out after protesting against decisions. Read More »

Rumor Central: Rockets want to extend James Harden's contract beyond 2020


Last offseason, the 27-year-old point guard signed a four-year contract extension with the Rockets worth almost $118 million. Deveney reports that Beverley is open to a trade , and he should have plenty of interest on the market considering his cheap price tag at $5.5 million for next season and $5 million, non-guaranteed for 2018-19. Read More »

Conor McGregor fight confirmed for Aug. 26


He fights in a defensive style purists treasure, with a jab that has made him one of the greatest pound-for-pound boxers ever. Its tough to get in a rhythm with Mayweather and the constant misses really take its toll on his opponents. "I stopped doubting Conor McGregor a long time ago". The boxing match has been the source of both anticipation and ridicule for months now. Espinoza was leery of believing such speed in important fight talks could continue after Manny Pacquiao began ... Read More »

Erin Hills spectator died days after his wife


The American jumped 12 places as a result of his four-shot win in the second major championship of the year, that he sealed with a final-round 67 to tie Rory McIlroy's US Open record total of 16 under par. It's been a tough year for Johnson, who was the consensus favorite to win the Masters but hurt his back the day before the first round of the tournament and elected to withdraw before teeing off. Read More »

Brooks Koepka "did not even want to play golf" in 2013


Open, went out in 39 and closed with a 75 to tie for ninth. Both failed by three shots to advance out of the second stage of qualifying school in Texas, leaving them with no status on any tour. Open, Hideki Matsuyama was better than everyone else. McIlroy finished at 16-under 268 when he won on rain-softened Congressional in the 2011 U.S. Open. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo's unrest 'all very strange,' says Real Madrid president

The re-elected Real Madrid president, Florentino Pérez , has described the uncertainty surrounding Cristiano Ronaldo's future as "very strange". I've heard about the Cristiano situation from what newspapers have written. "He will tell us what has happened". Third-tier German club Fortuna Koln may have trouble winning the race to sign Cristiano Ronaldo , despite making the superstar a thirst-quenching offer. Read More »

Fultz, Ball, Fox headline list of point guards in NBA draft

For the top draft picks , there are financial benefits, but I've always wondered about how much of an impact the sacrifice of a "normal" life between the ages of 16-21 has on these guys down the road. The Los Angeles Lakers have also had their eye in the No. 2 spot for quite sometime, looking at UCLA's Lonzo Ball to stay home and be the newfound hero the city needs. Read More »

National Football League suspends former Browns bust Justin Gilbert for a year

Gilbert was drafted No. 8 by the Cleveland Browns in the 2014 National Football League draft. His season-long suspension likely stems from an additional violation of that policy. Browns 10-time Pro Bowl offensive tackle Joe Thomas commented on Gilbert's lack of passion for the game following his release from Pittsburgh. It now looks like Gilbert will have to sit out the entire 2017 season. Read More »