Cris Cyborg Calls Tonya Evinger Bout 'More Exciting' Than Megan Anderson Fight

Replacing Anderson against Cyborg is going to be Invicta FC Bantamweight Champion Tonya Evinger , this is going to mark her UFC debut. Megan Anderson has been forced to withdraw from her upcoming UFC featherweight title fight against Cris "Cybo... More..

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McEnroe: Williams would be ranked 'like 700' on men's tour
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

McEnroe: Williams would be ranked 'like 700' on men's tour

Serena Williams plays a forehand in Women's Singles Final match against Venus Williams at 2017 Australian Open . McEnroe sounded confident about his chances against Williams during his interview with Garcia...More..

Kvitova wins Aegon Classic final for 1st title since attack
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Kvitova wins Aegon Classic final for 1st title since attack

Petra Kvitova is back and the tennis world will be delighted at the Czech's speed of recovery following that horrendous knife attack last December which almost brought her career to an end. But overall I'm ve...More..

Burling, Team New Zealand reach match point in America's Cup
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Burling, Team New Zealand reach match point in America's Cup

Team New Zealand first won the America's Cup in 1995 when Russell Coutts - now the CEO of Oracle Team USA - skippered a five-race sweep of Dennis Conner off San Diego. Spithill said there was a quick crew m...More..

by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Ricciardo terms Vettel as 'passion, hunger driven'

Vettel was penalised for deliberately driving into the Mercedes driver during a race restart in an act of revenge for Hamilton's supposed brake test on the German - which the FIA later cleared Hamilton ...More..

Danny Ainge said Josh Jackson 'didn't want to play for the Celtics'
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Danny Ainge said Josh Jackson 'didn't want to play for the Celtics'

Instead, they got a Blue Devil. Boston Celtics first-round draft pick Jayson Tatum , left, poses alongside President of Basketball Operations Danny Ainge at the team's practice facility in Waltham on Fri...More..

Westbrook named MVP after historic NBA season
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Westbrook named MVP after historic NBA season

After Westbrook was presented with the Maurice Podoloff Trophy by NBA Commissioner Adam Silver, he promptly called his team mates to the stage. Westbrook is the second player in Oklahoma City history to...More..

Di Maria strikes deal with Spanish prosecutor in tax case
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Di Maria strikes deal with Spanish prosecutor in tax case

According to the BBC , Mourinho is accused of "defrauding Spain of €3.3m (£2.9m) in taxes between 2011 and 2012". "To this date, neither the Spanish tax authorities, nor the public prosecutor have contacted ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Ronaldo scores, Portugal eases past New Zealand 4-0

The Real Madrid star struck from the penalty spot on 33 minutes to fire the European champions in front before Bernardo Silva turned in a second goal four minutes later. Petersburg Stadium, Fisht Stadium in S...More..

Crystal Palace Appoint Frank De Boer As Manager
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Crystal Palace Appoint Frank De Boer As Manager

Palace , whose owners are American, has been without a manager since Sam Allardyce quit last month after keeping the team in the Premier League following a flurry of late-season wins. Crystal Palace finish...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case July 31 - court

Thank God I have a group of players who are so concentrated and always ready to answer any situation at any moment. Cristiano Ronaldo has been summoned to appear before a Spanish judge, and Jose Mourinho ...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Celtics, Suns, and Nuggets all attempted to trade for Jimmy Butler

Jackson said he has spoken with Celtics forward Jaylen Brown several times as well. If so, they will get a terrific small forward-type player. The Triangle has churned out eight lottery picks over the las...More..

NASCAR at Sonoma, Edwards, too
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

NASCAR at Sonoma, Edwards, too

Larson was able overcome the mistake by getting his No. 42 Energizer Chevrolet back on course and relying on other areas of the track in which he shaved time off. "Circumstances and track position and issue...More..

Verstappen fastest in 2nd practice in Baku _ then crashes
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Verstappen fastest in 2nd practice in Baku _ then crashes

As is so often the way with Hamilton, who arrived in Azerbaijan 12 points adrift of Sebastian Vettel , he walked into the Mercedes motorhome with his face buried in his smartphone. Those shunts meant Hamilto...More..

MotoGP 2017: Zarco takes maiden pole for Dutch TT at Assen
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

MotoGP 2017: Zarco takes maiden pole for Dutch TT at Assen

Triple world champion Marc Marquez was third for Honda . Vinales' crash means there is a new championship leader in the form of Andrea Dovizioso , who leads Vinales by four points and Rossi by seven. Last...More..

Tebow being promoted to Mets' affiliate in Florida
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Tebow being promoted to Mets' affiliate in Florida

Lucie Mets, which means he'll spend a full week in the Tampa Bay area in August, with games at the Tampa Yankees on Aug. 10-13 and at the Clearwater Threshers on Aug. That's baseball, Tebow said. "You have to f...More..

Pelicans get Jackson from Charlotte in draft deal
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Pelicans get Jackson from Charlotte in draft deal

Even in a short stint with Duke, Jackson developed a connection with Blue Devil head coach Mike Krzyzewski, who praised his "combination of athleticism and fearlessness" in a press release Thursday night. Overa...More..

Bipartisan group of U.S. senators introduces resolution welcoming Moon
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Bipartisan group of U.S. senators introduces resolution welcoming Moon

From time to time, it was raining in the capital city, but the protestors marched scores of meters to the US embassy in South Korea to surround it in protest against the hurried push for the USA weapons deploym...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Di Maria agrees deal in Spain over tax fraud

Both sides of the case support such an arrangement for Messi and his father, who was sentenced to 15 months in prison and would pay close to 180,000 Euros (just over $201,600) under the proposed setup. But acco...More..

Lopez and Mueller defy age, seeding to reach Queen's semis
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Lopez and Mueller defy age, seeding to reach Queen's semis

Yet for the first half of the match on Sunday, he was second best as Cilic , bidding for a second title after winning in 2012 when David Nalbandian was defaulted for injuring a line judge in a fit of temper, d...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accused of tax evasion in Spain

Mourinho was Real Madrid coach from 2010-13. Mourinho, now the Manchester United manager , led Inter to a Serie A, Coppa Italia and Champions League treble in 2009-10 before assuming control at the Santiag...More..

Kvitova into Birmingham semis, Vandeweghe injury scare
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Kvitova into Birmingham semis, Vandeweghe injury scare

She told reporters: "I think in the first set, I didn't get a look in on many service games, and being able to get a look in there certainly helped my confidence and I think I served a lot better in my second s...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Sanchez breaks Chile scoring record in Germany draw

Chile face Australia in their final group match on Sunday. With half a dozen key players rested this summer ahead of next year's World Cup title defence in Russia , Germany coach Joachim Loew brought ...More..

Three Kentucky players chosen in first round of NBA Draft
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Three Kentucky players chosen in first round of NBA Draft

Teams are still swinging deals, but the Kings now have three picks in the draft , including two within the first ten selections. The Charlotte Hornets took Kentucky freshman shooting guard Malik Monkat...More..

Srikanth beats Sai Praneeth to reach Australian Open semis
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Srikanth beats Sai Praneeth to reach Australian Open semis

And yet again the Chinese shuttler was no match as Srikanth brought out his "A" game to leave his opponent shell-shocked in the completely one-sided semi-final. Srikanth will now square off against Yuqi Shi of ...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Blue Jays-Royals Runs

Junis sustained his first loss of the season on Saturday after allowing five runs on eight hits in 5 1/3 innings against the Los Angeles Angels. Estrada is 1-1 with a 2.92 ERA in his first two starts against ...More..

Artemis skipper falls overboard in Cup challenger finals
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Artemis skipper falls overboard in Cup challenger finals

Artemis helmsman Nathan Outteridge went overboard after being caught out by the speed of the boat's tack. The victor of the first-to-five series will go on to challenge America's Cup holder Oracle Team USA ne...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Di Maria agrees to deal in Spain over tax fraud

Real Madrid are open to the idea of selling Alvaro Morata to Manchester United this summer but are holding out for the biggest transfer fee possible, according to reports in Spain. He has claimed a haul of ...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Family affair: Lakers grab Lonzo Ball with 2nd overall pick

Earlier this week, former No. 2 pick D'Angelo Russell moved to the Brooklyn Nets as part of a trade for Brook Lopez . After Ball worked out for the Lakers last week, he didn't mince words about his hop...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Draft is next up during NBA's dizzying days of deals

As if that declaration was not a strong enough indication of Jackson's confidence and sudden desire to prove the three teams who passed on him wrong, his answer to the cliche' question about which National Bask...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Coyotes get D Niklas Hjalmarsson in trade with Blackhawks

Yet the Blackhawks suffered a disappointing first-round playoff exit at the hands of the Nashville Predators this spring, and they'll try to return to their winning ways by welcoming back Saad, who helped Chica...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Red Bull dominate opening Azerbaijan practice

And the Briton could manage only 10th later in the day as Red Bull's Max Verstappen topped the order while Vettel finished fifth. With 30 minutes to go, the focus switched to the super-softs with Verstapp...More..

Nuggets select Donovan Mitchell, send him to Jazz
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Nuggets select Donovan Mitchell, send him to Jazz

The 6-foot-10 forward was the No.12 pick in the 2015 draft that came out of the University of Kentucky and is a traditional big man that is the ideal modern day power forward with the way he can shoot the ball....More..

Bayern Munich warns Premier League clubs to back off Lewandowski
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Bayern Munich warns Premier League clubs to back off Lewandowski

Bayern Munich issued a strong statement which could potentially scare some clubs away. The striker only signed a new deal with Bayern at the end of past year, tying him to the German club until 2021. Both ...More..

This day India won ICC Champions Trophy in 2013
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

This day India won ICC Champions Trophy in 2013

They appeared in court the next day and were sent to jail. The Sarfraz Ahmed-led side clinched their maiden Champions Trophy crown, defeating India by 180 runs at The Oval in London in Sunday's final. Relat...More..

New India coach should 'get along' with Kohli
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

New India coach should 'get along' with Kohli

The cricketer went on writing further, "How do u have fuel to spin things out of context.If u have any integrity telecast an apology on same channel &do a show on how u mislead ppl". "If such is the attitude of...More..

Hawks draft Wake Forest F Collins at No. 19 in NBA draft
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Hawks draft Wake Forest F Collins at No. 19 in NBA draft

The 6-feet, 9-inch Collins gives the Hawks a solid rebounder and inside scorer, something the Hawks will need after they sent Dwight Howard to the Charlotte Hornets . Dwight's name came up in some of those c...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Mexico recovers to beat NZ 2-1 in fiery Confed Cup game

Cristiano Ronaldo's 74th senior global goal was enough to hand Portugal Confederations Cup victory over hosts Russian Federation. Striker Oribe Peralta hit Mexico's victor in their 2-1 comeback vic...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Class act Rafael won't stop at his flawless 10

Tournament organisers had rolled out a banner with the words "Bravo Rafa" and showed a video of all his ten victories on the big screen inside the stadium during the trophy ceremony. The fourth seed, who has on...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Ronaldo header gives Portugal 1-0 win over hosts Russia

The 56-year-old had a heated argument with one of New Zealand's assistant coaches after Mexico's Carlos Salcedo went down with a shoulder injury in the first half. There was talk before this tournament of...More..

Josh Jackson says time constraints prevented Celtics workout
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Josh Jackson says time constraints prevented Celtics workout

Josh Jackson said he didn't work out for the Celtics because he did not have time to do so after Boston traded the No. 1 overall draft pick to the Philadelphia 76ers . "We don't need that attention", Kentuc...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Portugal and Mexico draw 2-2 in Confederations Cup

Cristiano Ronaldo and his Portugal side take on Mexico in their opening game of this years Confederation Cup in Russian Federation. "We are all with Portugal ", Infantino said. Coming off a disappoint...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Ronaldo summoned to answer judge's questions on tax fraud

Mourinho, 54, who left Madrid in 2013, faces two counts of tax fraud . Ronaldo , meanwhile, has said that will testify in his own tax fraud case, having denied all wrong doing. President Perez, when asked...More..

Ricky Hatton's Straight To The Point View Of McGregor Mayweather
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Ricky Hatton's Straight To The Point View Of McGregor Mayweather

Ballengee claims Nate "unexpectedly" fired them - and never paid them their cut for the UFC 202 fight, which was reportedly the biggest UFC pay-per-view ever at the time. "Correct, I have not ducked anyone sinc...More..

Golovkin dismisses Mayweather vs McGregor as 'circus show'
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Golovkin dismisses Mayweather vs McGregor as 'circus show'

Talking to Black Sports Online, Mayweather added: "McGregor is a tough competitor". The fight will take place at the T-Mobile Arena on the Las Vegas Strip in Nevada. If you want to watch a show please watch...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Ronaldo summoned to court, Mourinho accused of tax fraud

Portuguese outlet A Bola claimed that the national team skipper, now playing at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation, has told his agent Jorge Mendes to get him back to Manchester United . Cristiano ...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Cavs owner, Billups meet about front-office job

Considering Griffin had presided over a wildly successful three-year term in Cleveland , it left many wondering what might be the Cavs' next move. Per ESPN's Brian Windhorst , LeBron - who had pushed fo...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Scooter Gennett hits 4 home runs for Reds to tie MLB record

Reds second baseman Scooter Gennett hit three homers - including a grand slam - and drove in a career-high eight runs against the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday night. Jesse Chavez (5-6) got the win, allo...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Spanish state prosecutor accuses Jose Mourinho of tax fraud

Former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has admitted that he would love to see Cristiano Ronaldo return to the club, but doubts that the transfer will go ahead. The prosecutor said Ronaldo used sh...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Mexico snatch draw with Portugal in Confederations Cup

The goal was eventually ruled out, after the referee consulted with the Video Assistant Referees, who deemed Pepe to have been offside. Portugal drew their opening Group A game 2-2 with Mexico on Sunday a...More..