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Ronaldo Header Gives Portugal 1 - 0 Win over Hosts Russia

They are yet to taste victory in 11 Confederations Cup matches. Despite the accusations of fraud, and news that Cristiano Ronaldo may not stay at Real Madrid , the Portuguese star says that he is totally focused for today's match against the host country team. Read More »

Boston Celtics mock draft 4.0: Selecting the next big star

After months of questioning what the Lakers would do at No. 2 and if all the Lonzo-to-Los Angeles speculation was wrong, it appears that the UCLA point guard will be the second player off the board on Thursday night . 1 overall pick to Philadelphia . The Boston Celtics are locked into Jayson Tatum with the No. 3 pick in the draft, but that's only if they keep it. Read More »

It bites right now - Harman laments missed opportunity at US Open


On Sunday, he added Erin Hills in Wisconsin to the list - the stop that made all those frequent flier miles worth it. The wind kicked up, but it didn't faze Koepka. When he pushed a 30-foot birdie try on No. 12 a full 12 feet past the hole, he set himself up for bogey. Only Matsuyama displayed that kind of scoring ability Sunday. Read More »

Di Maria to plead guilty to tax fraud

Rumours that the Portuguese wants to leave the club came days after he was accused of tax fraud by the Spanish authorities, but Perez has insisted the superstar is not trying to manipulate Real into paying his possible fine. Mourinho won the EFL Cup and the Europa League with United last season. The two were given 21-month jail sentences but neither is expected to serve prison time since it was their first offense and the sentence was under two years. Read More »

Pepe: Ronaldo can handle tax scandal pressure that clouds his future

On Tuesday, Ronaldo was told to appear in court on July 31, while Mourinho was accused by a state prosecutor of defrauding Spain's Tax Office of 3.3 million euros ($3.7 million). Reports from Spain earlier this season claimed that Zinedine Zidane, two years after Madrid failed to sign the 26-year-old in hilarious fashion, had reignited the club's interest in De Gea. Read More »

Ex-Obama homeland security chief to face intelligence panel

Which, in a way, says it all: The White House press secretary won't discuss the president's official position, because it goes against everything we've been told by Democrats, Republicans and every intelligence agency in the United States. A sinister portrait of Russia's cyberattacks on the US emerged Wednesday as current and former USA officials told Congress Moscow stockpiled stolen information and selectively disseminated it during the 2016 presidential campaign to undermine the American ... Read More »

Knicks still focused on Frank Ntilikina with the No. 8 overall pick


Ntilikina has already met with Mavericks owner Mark Cuban and Dallas has the No. 9 overall pick in the draft, one after the Knicks. Ntilikina is unable to work out for teams in the United States with his team, Strasbourg, due to start a best-of-five series Tuesday against Elan Chalon for the LNB Pro A championship in France. Read More »

Kansas' Jackson, Duke's Tatum headline forwards in NBA draft


They are a bunch of potential great players they could pick. "I'm a competitive guy, so I'll compete with my teammates and I'll compete with opposing players", Jackson said. The Celtics could trade it in a deal for an established star, or they could have another prospect in mind. "He'll probably end up working out for 15 to 20 teams". Read More »

Kiwis pedaling toward possible America's Cup upset


Peter Burling , Blair Tuke , Andy Maloney and Guy Endean were all part of that triumphant campaign and have graduated to full America's Cup racing. New Zealand are closing in on winning the America's Cup, having claimed four of the eight races they need to recapture the world's oldest worldwide sporting competition. Read More »

Celtics 'appear to be leaning' toward Jayson Tatum, not Josh Jackson


It looks like Philadelphia is prepared to take Washington guard Markelle Fultz at No. 1 in Thursday's draft . Then in 2019, they could potentially have four first round pick if that Lakers pick doesn't work for the Celtics , and there are more restrictions with the other picks from the Los Angeles Clippers and the Memphis Grizzlies. Read More »

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo accused of tax fraud

Football Soccer - Portugal training session - 2017 Confederations Cup - Oeiras, Portugal - 14/06/17 - Portugal's national soccer team player Cristiano Ronaldo attends a training session. The Barcelona striker and his father were found guilty of using companies in Belize and Uruguay to avoid paying taxes of €4.16m on income earned through the sale of image rights between 2007 and 2009. Read More »

Removal of turban triggers ruckus in Punjab assembly


The incident took place after Assembly Speaker had suspended four AAP MLAs for creating ruckus after the state Finance Minister allegedly likened farmers with beggars, according to India Today report. Ruckus in Punjab Assembly after few AAP MLAs thrown out. Khaira and Bains staged a dharna outside the Assembly and alleged that the Congress government in the state was preventing them from entering the House after they raised the issue of sand and land mafias. Read More »

Mourinho Accused Of €3.3m Tax Fraud


The prosecutor said last Tuesday that there was evidence that Ronaldo used a shell company in the Virgin Islands to hide the money he made from image rights. Ronaldo has denied any wrongdoing. Public prosecutors believe that the 54-year-old failed to declare earnings worth more than €7 million during the years 2011 and 2012, on which he should have paid €3.3 million in taxes. Read More »

Mourinho in €3.3m (£2.9m; $3.6m) fraud allegation

Guide " Manchester United " is not convinced that the club needs to buy a striker "real" Cristiano Ronaldo . These earnings are said to have come from image rights. Spanish prosecutors have accused José Mourinho of defrauding tax authorities there of €3.3 million, after finding that the Portuguese coach used a company in the British Virgin Islands to hide earnings from the sale of his image rights. Read More »

Gregorius, Holliday HR, Yanks thump Angels 8-4 to end skid


Romine's big night and - finally - a solid showing from the arms helped the Yankees to their first victory in more than a week, a 8-4 win over the Angels at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday. Los Angeles Angels' Ricky Nolasco delivers a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, in New York . Read More »

Josh Jackson says time constraints prevented Celtics workout


Following the picks swap with the Philadelphia 76ers , the 19-year-old was open to work out with the team, but it just didn't work out logistically, per Fischer. Jackson previously had a workout with Boston scheduled for June 12, but canceled it. Jackson though, has talked to Celtics president Danny Ainge and head coach Brad Stevens over the phone last week. Read More »

Di Maria Strikes Deal with Prosecutor over Tax Fraud

The Sun is reporting that the Portugal captain is determined to try and secure a move back to Old Trafford after the speculation about his future in recent days. Ronaldo maintains his innocence in the tax evasion case and insisted that he did everything in accordance with Spanish law. Other clients of Mendes who have ended up in Spain include the Portuguese full-back Fabio Coentrao - on the verge of joining Sporting Lisbon on loan from Real Madrid - and Colombian striker Radamel Falcao, ... Read More »

Louisville, Pitino await NCAA discipline in escorts case

A probationary period beginning on Thursday and ending June 14, 2021. Head coach Rick Pitino will be suspended for five ACC games. "It is standard practice", Cartwright said of allowing the school to sort through the games and determine if they are in question. Read More »

Pro-Pak celebration: MP police drop sedition charges against 15


Relatives of the arrested men on Wednesday wrote to the President demanding a probe by an agency other than the police. Pakistan's former star all-rounder Shahid Afridi has asked the national team not to get carried away with the Champions Trophy triumph, and work hard to become more consistent in the future. Read More »

José Mourinho denies withholding tax at Real Madrid

He is alleged to have defrauded the Spanish tax authorities in 2011 and 2012, for a total of around €3.3m (£2.91m). Madrid's long-time president said the club had not received any transfer offers for Ronaldo. Gestifude, the Portuguese company that represents Ronaldo, told El Confidencial news platform that "we have differences of criteria, yes, but we are calm, because the actions of the player have always been clean and without hiding". Read More »

Ronaldo goal pushes Portugal past Russia

After an explosive opening period, the second was a much tamer affair as both teams squandered half chances as the tempo dropped. Games are being played in Kazan, Moscow , Saint Petersburg and Sochi . Anthony Hudson still counts with some players who can be risky on the attack like Leeds United striker, Chris Wood who can be a hazard in the air and inside the penalty area. Read More »

Young Ronaldo fan breaks through security to hug his hero


According to Spanish paper Marca on Sunday, Real Madrid's coach Zinedine Zidane even broke off his holiday to call Ronaldo to try to persuade his star not to quit the club. The hosts were unlucky not to force an equaliser after a string of chances in a strong second-half display. After making headlines about his club future and allegations of tax fraud, Cristiano Ronaldo has got everyone talking once again by scoring Portugal's only goal in a 1-0 victory over hosts Russian ... Read More »

Bruins Forward Patrice Bergeron Makes History with 4th Selke Awa


Bergeron won the award Wednesday night in Las Vegas at the NHL Awards show. Based on the reputation Bergeron has built during a prosperous stretch that's seen him nab six consecutive Selke nominations, the Bruins center figures to be a mainstay of the trophy's conversation for the remainder of the decade as he continues to uphold a standard of defensive excellence few forwards can match. Read More »