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ICC could axe Champions Trophy for more T20 WCs

India eventually collapsed to 158 all out as they suffered their heaviest defeat in terms of runs in 129 ODIs against Pakistan. Where Pakistani extremists expressed, "For them it was not a Pakistan V/s India match but a Muslim V/s Hindu match , inspite India being a secular nation did not add any Muslim player in their team , whereas when it comes to Muslims, they are known for their fighting spirit and winning is their ultimate goal defeating their enemies". Read More »

Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud during Real Madrid stint

There have been reports that the 32-year-old is interested in a return to Old Trafford, although Paris Saint-Germain have also been mentioned as a possible destination. Several days after the tax fraud allegations came out, Real Madrid president Florentino Perez went on Spanish radio and spoke in defense of their star player. Read More »

Golfers give good reviews to Erin Hills

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By winning the U.S. Open , Koepka took home $2.1 million this week alone. All the numbers were red. Brooks Koepka collected his first major title after pulling away on the final day, eventually winning by four clear strokes from Hideki Matsuyama and Brian Harman . Read More »

League Officially Renamed NBA G League

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Gatorade, founding partner of the league dating back to the 2001-02 season, will continue to present the league's Gatorade Call-Up platform. The rebranding of what had been known as the NBA Development League went into effect Tuesday, created to coincide with NBA draft week - since it's certain numerous players who will be selected will spend some time in the G League this coming season. Read More »

Danilo: Neymar Called to Convince Me to Sign with FC Barcelona

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However, he believes that his decision to join the club has paid off having won two Champions League crowns and one La Liga title in his two first seasons at Real Madrid . On Messi, he continued: "We've known him since he's been in the Barca youth team". We want to continue making history, continue winning Champions Leagues and La Ligas. Read More »

Rafael Nadal Makes History With 10th French Open Title

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Cradling the trophy like one would a new-born, Nadal graciously accepted the thunderous applause Philippe Chatrier afforded him, clearly struggling with the emotions that were understandably running through head. "I was trying to find solution", he said. As his 15th career Grand Slam, it also places him second on the all-time list for men and keeps him within sight of first place, his long-time rival Roger Federer . Read More »

Real Madrid chief Florentino Perez 'not contemplating' Cristiano Ronaldo exit

Spain's prosecutor's office in Madrid filed a tax fraud lawsuit against the Portugal forward last week , but newly-elected Real president Perez has described the entire situation as "very strange". Right now he is a Madrid player. "What happened to him has affected his credibility. And I'm not contemplating that, especially without speaking with him". Read More »

Mets give up 5 bombs in blowout by Dodgers

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The veteran Texan allowed a total of four runs over 21 frames in those three turns, including a win at Cleveland on Tuesday. Cespedes missed six weeks with a strained hamstring before returning June 10 and playing eight consecutive games (six starts). Read More »

Murray shocked by world No 90 at Queen's

Get the best sports content from the web and social in the new B/R app . "I was hoping to get a game, I was coming in and signing in and hoping for the best", he said. Wawrinka also reported some pain in his left knee since switching from the clay at the French Open but indicated that it was not a major problem. Lucky loser Thompson replaced him in the third match on centre court but penned an astonishing upset . Read More »

De Villiers aims for T20 success after Champions Trophy heartbreak

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The management want to see him in action in the short-form first while Adil Rashid, who was named in the ICC's team of the Champions Trophy, plays red ball cricket with Yorkshire. De Villiers is again South Africa's key batsman - even more so than in the one-day squad - and their captain. It was a disappointing campaign and followed a 2-1 one-day worldwide series defeat against England , leading to heightened scrutiny over De Villiers' role as captain - the 33-year-old made just 20 runs ... Read More »

Champions Trophy: India thrashes Proteas to enter semis

The other semi-finalist from Group B will be the victor of Monday's match between Pakistan and Sri Lanka - both have two points each. The pair put on 128 for the second wicket before Dhawan was caught, but the damage had always been done to South Africa's hopes. Read More »

Reds select Hunter Greene with their first pick of 2017 draft

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The 6-foot-1, 185-pounder out of JSerra Catholic nabbed bids to the Under Armour All-American Game and Perfect Game All-American Classic, and responded by taking home MVP in both showcases. In the second round, with the No. 39 pick, San Diego drafted catcher Luis Campusano of Cross Creek High (Ga.). He sounded happy to have a chance to keep hitting, though the Rays said they'll give him an opportunity on the mound in the minors as well. Read More »

Arsenal ready to make a move for want-away Barca midfielder

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It had been suggested that Barca would no longer require the Turkish worldwide beyond this season, and this summer should be the prime time for an exit from Barca and perhaps La Liga altogether. Barcelona's directors are happy with him, ' Turan's agent Ahmet Bulut said earlier this month. The Turkish worldwide added a further 12 appearances via cup competitions adding another 8 goals, but his desire to play on a more regular basis looks set to see him chance his arm elsewhere next season. Read More »

Lonzo Ball's draft stock stays strong with Lakers watching

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If the Los Angeles Lakers hold a pick between No. 2 and No. 5 next season, Boston gets that one. It's likely that they will pick up the Kansas forward Josh Jackson after Philadelphia takes Fultz at No. could be called in the top 10. That's understandable, since father and son are both 6-foot-6. Lovellette's the best player involved, but didn't spend enough time with the Royals to really make them a clear victor here. Read More »

Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud by Spanish authorities

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has been called to appear in court on July 31 to testify in a case in which he is accused of evading taxes , putting an appearance at the MLS All-Star Game in jeopardy. Paris Saint-Germain and Chelsea are also reported to be interested but Bayern Munich president Karl-Heinz Rummenigge denied the German champions would make an offer. Read More »

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho denies tax fraud allegations in Spain

Last year, Barcelona forward Lionel Messi and his father Jorge were found guilty of tax evasion on the Argentina international's image rights, with more than 4m euros (£3.52m) owed in back payments. "If Cristiano wants to leave Real Madrid , it won't be for money". Prosecutors accuse the Portugal worldwide of evading tax via a shell company based in the British Virgin Islands and another in Ireland, known for its low corporate tax rate. Read More »

Sano, Vargas power Twins over White Sox

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Santana punched out six and walked two on the night. Those were ugly outings, but he's given the White Sox nine quality starts in 13 tries this year. Chicago are 5-2 in their last 7 overall and Chicago are 4-11 in their last 15 road games while the over is 5-2 in Chicago last 7 versus the AL Central. Read More »

Cardinals score 7 runs in 11th to beat Phillies 8-1

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Edubray Ramos gave up the game-deciding run in the 11th inning, taking the loss to fall to 0-5 this season. Yadier Molina quickly added a two-run home run to give the Cardinals a solid lead. For 10 innings, the Philadelphia Phillies and St. Louis Cardinals were locked in a battle of pitching staffs. With Mike Leake set to face Jeremy Hellickson in the pitching matchup, the over/under now sits at 9.5 runs. Read More »

No offer received for Ronaldo, says Real boss

Manchester United are lining up a huge transfer deal to sign both Alvaro Morata and Cristiano Ronaldo from Real Madrid this summer, according to reports. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho was on Tuesday accused by Spanish authorities of failing to pay 3.3 million euros ($3.7m, £2.9m) in taxes during his time in charge of Real Madrid . Read More »

Jose Mourinho hid profits in Irish shell company, claim Spanish tax authorities

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Mourinho left Real Madrid in 2013 to manage English club Chelsea for a second spell before signing with United in 2016. The Spanish prosecutors have filed a criminal tax fraud lawsuit against the current United boss regarding two counts against the authorities allegedly committed in 2011 and 2012. Read More »

Chelsea consider bid for Oxlade-Chamberlain

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Arsenal will attempt to keep hold of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain despite strong interest from Liverpool , according to former Gunners midfielder Ray Parlour. However, like at Chelsea , Oxlade-Chamberlain will have plenty of competition for a starting place. The problem now is that Arsenal haven't formally offered him one. Read More »

Jets sign former Bears wide receiver Marquess Wilson

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The New York Jets have signed free-agent wide receiver Marquess Wilson , according to a Tuesday afternoon statement released by the sports management agency, Reign Sports. He played in three games last season because he broke his left foot, landing him on injured reserve. Wilson flashed big-play talent in 2015, gobbling up 16.6 yards per catch, 12th most that season among wideouts with at least 25 receptions. Read More »

Mourinho accused of Spanish tax fraud

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Those allegations were denied in a statement by Ronaldo's management company Gestifute, while Real Madrid say they have "full confidence" in a player who "will prove his total innocence in this process". Both Ronaldo and Mourinho are represented by agent Mendes, who will act to act as a peacemaker. The Portugal worldwide had knowingly used a "business structure" created in 2010 to hide his income in Spain from his image rights. Read More »

Brussels station evacuated after reported explosion

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The Islamic State group claimed the attacks, which were carried out by the same jihadist cell behind the November 2016 Paris attacks that killed 130 people. "I went down to the mezzanine level, someone was shouting". A witness in the train station told Agence France Presse a man "cried "Allahu Akbar" (God is Greatest), and.blew up a trolley". Read More »