Robbie Williams set for World Cup opening ceremony

South America is known for its craziness for football. "So we have to wait and watch to see which team weaves their magic", said Amalraj. It would be bordering on disrespectful to not to mention a possible World Cup explosion to life by the best ... More..

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Watch supermodel wave checkered flag lap early at Canadian Grand Prix

Harlow, a close friend of Lewis Hamilton, was given the honour of waving the chequered flag to end the race during Sunday's Canadian Grand Prix , but did so a lap early, which meant the race was classified on ...More..

Nadal insists passing Federer's 20 Slams not on agenda
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Nadal insists passing Federer's 20 Slams not on agenda

He removed the tape from his left wrist and seemed to take a tablet. But as Nadal's uncle, Toni Nadal, said shortly afterwards, "this is not normal". His service to the sport has afforded him the right to con...More..

Sebastian Vettel says Ferrari's engine update was key to Canada victory
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Sebastian Vettel says Ferrari's engine update was key to Canada victory

The Englishman, who arrived in North America with a 14-point lead over Vettel , will now head to the next round in France trailing his Ferrari rival by one point. Mercedes non-executive chairman Niki Lauda s...More..

What next for LeBron James? 3 flawless fits, 3 teams to avoid
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

What next for LeBron James? 3 flawless fits, 3 teams to avoid

It has helped inspire, challenge and mold LeBron into the player he is today. For some reason, when splitting hairs between Jordan and LeBron's talent level, rings are counted. Especially in the wake of the ...More..

Max Verstappen sweeps Friday F1 practice in Montreal
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Max Verstappen sweeps Friday F1 practice in Montreal

Vettel, from his fourth Canadian pole, made a clean start while behind him Bottas had to scrap to resist a robust attack from Verstappen. In the Constructors' Championship, Mercedes leads with 178 points, F...More..

by | Monday, June 11, 2018

French Open champion Rafael Nadal

Nadal has now won 17 Grand Slam titles - three lesser than great rival Roger Federer - and matched the all-time record of most titles won at the same Grand Slam event set by Margaret Court at the Australian ...More..

Formula One: Hamilton blow as Mercedes postpone new engine in Canada
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Formula One: Hamilton blow as Mercedes postpone new engine in Canada

The Mercedes engines are the most powerful on the grid with Ferrari coming a close second after making a significant step forward from last season. "We can see that we are in a stronger position in both cha...More..

Khan spins Afghanistan to T20 series sweep over Bangladesh
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Khan spins Afghanistan to T20 series sweep over Bangladesh

Still, they would hope that the likes of Shakib Al Hasan , Mahmudullah, Tamim Iqbal and Mushfiqur Rahim can motivate themselves once more to salvage some pride. Tamim and Liton started the innings for Bangl...More..

Sebastian Vettel 'surprised' by one Red Bull decision during Canadian GP qualifying
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Sebastian Vettel 'surprised' by one Red Bull decision during Canadian GP qualifying

Ricciardo, who capped a dominant performance in Monaco with a win two weeks ago, has struggled for pace since arriving at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve . Or single lap pace was good too, but today, it just d...More..

Horn travels from Australia to defend title against Crawford
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Horn travels from Australia to defend title against Crawford

During Wednesday's public workout, WBO welterweight champion, Jeff Horn , was openly wondering why he was such an underdog for his title fight on June 9th. "I've got the fake finger for the hidden handkerchief...More..

Trump says he won't invite Warriors or Cavaliers to White House
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Trump says he won't invite Warriors or Cavaliers to White House

Because they won't be getting one. James told members of the media, "It's typical of (Trump); I'm not surprised". "I know no matter who wins this series, no one wants an invite , anyway", James said. The fra...More..

England all-rounder Ben Stokes’ injury absence extended
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

England all-rounder Ben Stokes’ injury absence extended

Woakes, 29, will undergo further fitness tests to determine his fitness for the Australia series, while Stokes has been ruled out for the first part of the tournament. Meanwhile Kent batsman Sam Billings has ...More..

King of Clay reigns supreme: Rafael Nadal wins 11th French Open
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

King of Clay reigns supreme: Rafael Nadal wins 11th French Open

Nadal has never lost a best-of-five-set match on clay when he has won the first set, and every time Thiem has faced the world number one the victor of the first set has gone on to take the match. He continu...More..

Nylon Calculus: Kevin Durant makes the impossible look easy
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Nylon Calculus: Kevin Durant makes the impossible look easy

What's made Durant even more effective in the Finals is that he's been able to take advantage of holes in the Cavaliers defense, while simultaneously creating more his teammates. Durant has still been des...More..

by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Josh Jackson's Status at Virginia Tech is in Question

Mike McDaniel is reporting that Josh Jackson is now suspended indefinitely . Mike Barber of the Richmond Times-Dispatch was told by Jackson's father that his son's status will be determined by the end of t...More..

Thomas takes Dauphine lead as Martin wins stage
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Thomas takes Dauphine lead as Martin wins stage

Coming to the end of the 181-kilometre stage, Martin attacked but Alaphilippe resisted in a select four-man move. The Frenchman beat UAE Team Emirates' Daniel Martin (Ireland) and Team Sky's Geraint Thom...More..

Xherdan Shaqiri responds to Liverpool speculation
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Xherdan Shaqiri responds to Liverpool speculation

But speaking to Swiss outlet Blick Sport while on global duty with the national team, Shaqiri was asked about the rumours surrounding his future. When approached by an interviewer (via the Redmen TV, video ...More..

by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem for his 11th French Open title

A left hand cramp in the third and final set proved to be no real obstacle for Nadal , the Spaniard showing he was approaching his best form ahead of the grass court season. Djokovic sprinted out to 5-2 but w...More..

by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Nadal, Thiem ready for tough final showdown

Nadal , playing in his 24th Grand Slam final overall, realised the resilient Thiem would prove a tough challenge after the pair stood toe-to-toe, exchanging a couple of breaks of serve in a stirring opening i...More..

by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

President Trump: Warriors, Cavs Not Invited To White House

Stephen Curry , who's LeBron's opposition on the court, is on board with him on the anti-Trump train. So Trump, to spare himself the snub, disinvited the team because, he said, they disagree with him about stan...More..

Crawford dominates Horn to win WBO welterweight title
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Crawford dominates Horn to win WBO welterweight title

You know, y'all kept telling me how strong he was, but y'all didn't give me enough credit. "He did everything we expected him to do". He came in there with the intentions of roughing me up and getting aggressiv...More..

Pep Guardiola: I will never coach Barcelona again
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Pep Guardiola: I will never coach Barcelona again

When the subject was brought up, Guardiola was reserved in his assessment, telling This Is Premier League: "I would say we made the best year in the Premier League ever". I had the time of my life there. "I$3...More..

by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

WNBA champions weren't invited to White House, will celebrate with community work

While the Lynx players and coaches didn't mention President Donald Trump by name during the event, the team's lack of an invite to the White House drew the attention of the teams in the NBA Finals. Sylvia F...More..

Bangladesh women create history, beat India in Asia Cup final
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Bangladesh women create history, beat India in Asia Cup final

She found good support from Jhulan Goswami (10) as the eighth-wicket stand between them fetched 33 runs. India's first wicket fell with the crucial run out of Smriti Mandhana. In reply, India had to wait for th...More..

Socceroos coach laments 'tired' performance in rusty win
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Socceroos coach laments 'tired' performance in rusty win

Unsighted or otherwise, Dibusz completely missed the bouncing effort to give Australia the lead. The goal changed the pace of the otherwise tepid encounter, with little of note before it, but madcap scenes ...More..

Women cricketers get same money as men, at least in a prize
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Women cricketers get same money as men, at least in a prize

While Kohli got the top honours in the men's category, Harmanpreet Kaur and Smriti Mandhana are set to be the first recipients of the award for best global women's cricketer for the 2016-'17 and 2017-...More..

France stumble against USA
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

France stumble against USA

With perhaps one eye on their opening World Cup clash against Australia, 2-1 winners over Hungary earlier in the day, on June 16, France were pedestrian for long periods. Chances kept coming for Les Blues b...More..

If My Client Doesn't Move To Man City, He Won't Be Happy
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

If My Client Doesn't Move To Man City, He Won't Be Happy

The Serie A side are reportedly holding out for £60m for their star midfielder but City have so far offered only £40m, ensuring Jorginho's future remains uncertain as a breakthrough has yet to be made - des...More..

Power leads in Memphis, Appleby one back
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Power leads in Memphis, Appleby one back

Mickelson matched his best opening round in relation to par this season. "I had a nice little stretch there in the middle where I went birdie, eagle, and I was able to finish it off with some pars after some ...More..

Barrett brothers named by All Blacks to meet France
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Barrett brothers named by All Blacks to meet France

He's been named on the bench for the season's opening test against France at Auckland and in line to become All Black number 1171. Damian McKenzie has predictably received the nod as Beauden Barrett's bac...More..

Vettel takes Canadian GP pole with lap record
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Vettel takes Canadian GP pole with lap record

Sebastian Vettel and his Ferrari team-mate Kimi Raikkonen were subdued after finishing fifth and second respectively at the end of Friday's practice for the Formula One Canadian Grand Prix . "Yesterday we...More..

Springboks name 3 new caps, Vermeulen, le Roux return
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Springboks name 3 new caps, Vermeulen, le Roux return

New Springboks coach Rassie Erasmus named a starting 15 with six black players, possibly seven if prop Trevor Nyakane is fit to play, a significant moment in the team's transformation. The second match of...More..

Federation Internationale de Football Association 19 Officially Announced With An Exciting New Trailer, Champions Mode Confirmed
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Federation Internationale de Football Association 19 Officially Announced With An Exciting New Trailer, Champions Mode Confirmed

While we didn't get a look at gameplay, the company did show off a cinematic trailer made with the help of Hans Zimmer, complete with the UEFA Champions League theme. Further, following a leak that EA and Feder...More..

Rumor: Joining Rockets isn’t a realistic option for LeBron James
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Rumor: Joining Rockets isn’t a realistic option for LeBron James

Even without adding James to their respective rosters, the Warriors, Celtics and Rockets would have to be considered the league's best teams, along with the Cleveland Cavaliers . If we've learned anything fr...More..