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France 3-2 England: Not good enough, admits Harry Kane


Southgate is trying to instill a new way of playing, based on a quicker and more fluent approach with a higher emphasis on slick passing and skill. It was never enough. French fans paid tribute to the victims of Manchester and London during the global friendly match between France and England on Tuesday. The debutant did well to push it out but the ball fell to Samuel Umtiti , who turned it in. Read More »

Ronaldo says his 'conscience is quite clear' amid tax case

A Spanish state prosecutor accused Ronaldo of "taking advantage of a business structure created in 2010 to hide from fiscal authorities income generated in Spain from image rights". Ronaldo, who led Real Madrid to their 12th European Cup earlier this month, is the latest in a long line of football players in Spain - among them Barcelona's Lionel Messi and Neymar - to be caught up in cases over tax or transfers. Read More »

Sports Night: Warriors are NBA champions

Warriors fans had to suffer through watching their team blow a 3-1 series lead a year ago. How can any team beat the Warriors, given that they are expected to have Kevin Durant , Steph Curry , Draymond Green and Klay Thompson for at least the next two seasons? Moses Malone did it with the Philadelphia 76ers in 1983, and Magic Johnson accomplished it in his rookie year with the Los Angeles Lakers in 1980. Read More »

Preds Try To Solve Penguins' Home Ice Edge In Game 5

Of course, the biggest weak spot right now is that Pittsburgh has Crosby and Nashville has no answer. Pittsburgh Penguins fans Arianna Burns, left, Kaeli Stolar right, and Alex Hersh, rear, cheer for the team outside PPG Paints Arena before Game 5 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final between the Penguins and the Nashville Predators , Thursday, June 8, 2017 , in Pittsburgh. Read More »

Mr. Met Fired After Making Obscene Gesture At Fans


Met is my hero". Orioles 7, Red Sox 5 • Wade Miley allowed one run in seven innings, Mark Trumbo hit the first of Baltimore's four home runs off Eduardo Rodriguez and the host Orioles beat Boston. On Thursday, we did find Mr. Met inside the stadium greeting fans. Now, to be fair, Mr. Met shot a fan the middle finger. Take it from me, a former Michigan State mascot. Read More »

Warburton admits Lions indiscipline cost them the loss to the Highlanders


All Blacks Waisake Naholo and Liam Coltman crossed for the home side but it was replacement flyhalf Banks's kick from the tee after the Highlanders pack had destroyed the Lions at a scrum in their own 22 that proved decisive. Sopoaga's second penalty was followed by a try to Lions skipper Sam Warburton , the flanker stretching out to give his team a healthy buffer. Resorting to a siege mentality might be the best way to get out of this hole, says Lions prop Kyle Sinckler. Read More »

President Aliyev receives delegation led by Georgian economy minister


Touching upon economic ties, President Ilham Aliyev pointed out good results in this area. "Azerbaijan has been ranking at 1st for volume of investments for several years". On behalf of participants, head of the Russian Federal Customs Service Vladimir Bulavin thanked the head of state for the opportunity to hold another meeting of the Council in Baku. Read More »

Mourinho convinced Morata about Man Utd with quick word

Morata wants his future fixed within the fortnight and Jose Mourinho is keen for United's executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward to handle business quickly. "Alvaro is a player who wants to play a more important role". Morata scored 20 goals in all competitions for Zinedine Zidane's side last season as it won both the La Liga and the Champions League . Read More »

Seahawks standout Earl Thomas ahead of schedule in recovery


He made a big jump from last week to this week. "But they're clean right now". Thomas says he has no doubt he will be ready. It was the convincing sign yet the three-time All-Pro free safety will be all the way back from his broken tibia he got December 4 in time for the start of training camp at the end of July. Read More »

Dufner has another 65 and opens big lead at Memorial


His pulse back to normal, which for Dufner means barely beating, he bounced back in a big way Sunday. Dufner had a pair of three-putts, and he twice missed birdie putts from 6 feet. "When I feel like I'm comfortable before I hit the putt, I feel like I make a better stroke". They finished another shot behind. Daniel Summerhays made bogey on his last hole and shot 69 to finish five shots behind Dufner. Read More »

Dustin Johnson's pre-US Open schedule includes Paulina Gretzky giving birth

Dustin Johnson wasn't taking any chances about missing his second major of the year. American Curtis Strange was the last player to successfully retain the US Open trophy after defending his title in 1989. Johnson's ascent in the rankings has been steady, highlighted by winning the 2016 U.S. Open. Luckily for Phil, he was able to play the entire tournament before his wife gave birth. Read More »

Everyone wants to see an India-England final, says Kohli

The literal translation of which is, "Brother, it will be a good game". This despite the fact that Rohit was on 90 at that time (he went on to make 137) and it wasn't even a close match and we thrashed them by 109 runs . The Indian cricket captain was joined by some of his teammates, including former captain MS Dhoni , and head coach Anil Kumble at a special reception at the Lord's Cricket Ground last evening. Read More »

Warriors Unanimously Decline White House Invite, According To Reports

Before the Warriors' winning moment in Game 5, Star guard Andrew Iguodala has commented about a possible meeting with the United States president. "Y'all might write about it", Iguodala joked. Kerr once described President Trump as "blowhard" who is "ill-suited" to be president. Can you blame her for inviting them to visit? "And you walk in and see the faces of your players, a lot of them who have been insulted directly as minorities, it's sort of shocking". Read More »

Tamil Nadu vet team with cows provided security in Gujarat


A police jeep with an inspector and three armed constables escorted five trucks carrying 50 cows to Gujarat border which is 150 kms from Barmer. Three days after the incident, in which four people have been arrested, the convoy of trucks was given a police escort. Read More »

Ten-man France come from behind to beat England in Paris


Samuel Umtiti scored his first worldwide goal to get France back into the game. Even after Raphael Varane was sent off for clumsily felling Dele Alli - Kane dispatched the 48th-minute penalty - France continued to attack with gusto and, after Mbappe rattled the crossbar, Borussia Dortmund winger Dembele had the final word. Read More »

Team is much more important that my 300th ODI: Yuvraj Singh

India had brushed aside Bangladesh in 2015's World Cup contest to seal themselves an easy route to the semis, but they would be aware of what challenge Bangladesh - an improved, confident and optimistic outfit - pose in 2017. There has been some luck along the way too; had four more overs of play been possible at the Oval against Australia , Bangladesh would have been on a flight home. Read More »

People Almost INSTANTLY Focused On Alexandria Shooter's Race

He then went on to praise Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA), who was wounded in the attack , which left at least two others wounded. Two Capitol Police special agents were serving as security for Rep. above all, they love our country", Trump said during remarks in the Diplomatic Reception Room at the White House . Rep. Cheri Bustos, D-Ill., who represents the Illinois Quad-Cities, also reacted with alarm, saying her thoughts and prayers are with those wounded or otherwise affected. Read More »

Curry, Durant look to keep Warriors rolling


Durant responded to Green, saying he was ready. "Congratulations are in order for my man KD", the comedian said . "I think there's just a lot of space to fill. "Making me do pushups". For Kevin Durant , it was the fulfillment of a promise he made to his mom when he was just 8 years old. We weren't supposed to be here. Read More »

Browns' top pick Myles Garrett hurts foot late in practice


However, Jackson said he won't know if the injury was related to the injury that caused him to miss part of the OTA's. "So we'll see. I don't know how it happened". We don't want to lose any player, especially not one of our really good players. "I don't know that for sure, but we'll find out as I go inside". Garrett, who signed a four-year, $30.4 million deal last month, had been limited throughout organized team activities with what a source told was a foot injury suffered in ... Read More »

'Ferdinand' Animated Film Offers Up a New Trailer and Poster


Watch the new Ferdinand trailer in our player below. John Cena voices Ferdinand the bull, which might be one of the best voice choices all year. Ferdinand's complexity is explained by the way he was raised, with the bull reared to be a gentle giant in the hands of a young girl. Here's the synopsis: 'After being mistaken for a risky beast, Ferdinand is captured and torn from his home. Read More »

Stephen Curry starts dynasty talk after Warriors' title

Disney owns ABC, which broadcast all the NBA Finals games with the help of its ESPN subsidiary. "I'm just happy for him". The series, the first that matched the same teams in three straight Finals, averaged 20.4 million viewers, Nielsen said Tuesday. Read More »