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Iniesta calls time on Spain after World Cup exit

Spain captain Ramos, who said it was " very hard" to take his country's "painful" World Cup exit, did not address his own future plans but said he was sure ...


Colombia vs. England live stream

Colombia forced the extra period when defender Yerry Mina headed a last-gasp equalizer, scoring for the third straight game. Returning to the England sid...


Mexico - World Cup - 2 July 2018

For much of the second half, Mexico's bright start was just a memory, but Carlos Vela forced a save from Brazil goalkeeper Alisson with his side's first s...


James opts out, to enter free agency

Earlier Sunday, James had contact with the Cleveland Cavaliers , who are hoping to hang onto the best player in franchise history. Despite being 33 years old...


LeBron doesn't have plans to meet with Cavs

The Denver Nuggets are doing their best to get a meeting , while the Philadelphia 76ers are linking up with LeBron's reps in Los Angeles on Sunday. On an I...


Marcus Rashford willing to take England penalty in World Cup shootout

As a team we're not scared of anyone. "At the level we're playing at here, being in an England camp or whether it is at the club, you have to really underst...


Santos shares Portugal's sadness but hopes Ronaldo will remain

Uruguay has gone deep into the World Cup before, even with some of the same players, yet after four straight wins, it's clear there is something more to the ...


Lukaku far from Belgium's only threat - Shoji

While Belgium look the favorites after breezing through the groups stage, Japan only got here thanks to a fifth tiebreaker (over Senegal) that involved gett...


Ronaldo out of World Cup after loss to Uruguay

The highlights of Uruguay's pulsating win will show Suarez's superb assist for Cavani's opener, but his all-round play was just as key. And after Portugal ...


Warriors to 'explore their free-agent chances with' DeAndre Jordan

Blake Griffin, Chris Paul, and now Jordan are all now in different cities, while in Dallas, the team is preparing for their post -irk Nowitzki reality. He will ...


LeBron James declines player option with Cavaliers, set to become free agent

Cleveland wants to develop its young talent - including rookie point guard Collin Sexton - but wouldn't pass up the right opportunity to add an established v...


Federation Internationale de Football Association backs Maradona but urges World Cup star to be respectful

In Saturday's seven goals thriller, the 33-year old only had an assist to his credit but 19-year-old France ace, Kylian Mbappe stood tall on the spotlight sco...


Defending champion Germany out in stunner

In a wide open Group F, all they could hope was an upset result in the other match featuring defending champion Germany against South Korea . The four-time...


Jerami Grant agrees with Oklahoma City Thunder, 3-year, $27 million contract

If Paul George doesn't re-sign with the Thunder, nobody will be more shocked about it than Russell Westbrook . TheHoopCentral tweeted a video of George, st...


Germany leaves Russian Federation after crashing out of the World Cup

England now top the group and need only a draw to make it to the next round as group toppers. Brazil's tournament got off to a rocky start when they were h...


Portugal boss Fernando Santos says if Cristiano Ronaldo plays alone we lose

The Atletico Madrid pair of Diego Godin and Jose Maria Gimenez will be charged with keeping Ronaldo quiet, and Portugal coach Fernando Santos warned his sid...


Gareth Southgate admits knives will be out if England lose to Colombia

And England? Two weeks ago they were a work in progress, forcing their toes into the new shoe of Gareth Southgate's 3-5-2 formation, embarking on a World C...


South Koreans in Mexico given hero's treatment

Thanks to two late goals, South Korea stunned the Germans and won 2-0, knocking Germany out of the competition before the knockout stage. The FIFA World ...


Messi planning could hurt France

Lionel Messi is the third Argentinian player to have scored in three different World Cup tournaments, alongside Diego Maradona (1982, 1986, 1994) and Gabriel...


Hamilton tops charts on first day of French GP practice

The Mercedes star has leapfrogged Sebastian Vettel who was holding onto a narrow lead in the points table. Quite how the Dutch 20-year-old deals with a new ...


We're here to win, not plot final route, says England's Southgate

Belgium forward Romelu Lukaku is on the mend but not likely to be risked against England in Thursday's final Group G game in Kaliningrad. Russian Federat...


What Players Might Los Angeles Offer San Antonio For Kawhi Leonard?

The San Antonio Spurs are receiving plenty of phone calls about the status of All-NBA forward Kawhi Leonard , who's reportedly requested to be moved elsewher...


How to Watch Brazil vs Serbia

Serbia must beat Brazil to qualify for the last 16; if they draw it would leave them relying on Costa Rica to comfortably beat Switzerland. The five-times ...


Messi to have more ball time against Nigeria: Sampaoli

Meanwhile, the City star told reporters after the game that Sampaoli can: "say what he wants" after suffering a disappointing defeat to the Croatians. The pre...


Lyon offer Nabil Fekir contract extension

Liverpool was on the brink to sign the French ace Nabil Fekir last month but sensational verdict by Lyon upon their star's rumours saw the saga to take a bit...


'Stressed' Messi will be Argentina's main man, Zabaleta assures

Javier Mascherano has denied all reports that relations between Argentina manager Jorge Sampaoli and the national team squad have broken down. The South...


Houston’s James Harden wins NBA MVP over LeBron James

Los Angeles Clippers guard Lou Williams won the Sixth Man Award and Indiana's Victor Oladipo was honored as the league's Most Improved Player. That was a guaran...


Clinical Colombia send sorry Poland packing with 3-0 victory

Quintero played James in with a slide-rule pass and the number 10 dinked such a delicious cross into the centre that the centre-back could hardly miss. It said:...


Harry Kane now top scorer, sets new record against Panama

England's Harry Kane rocketed to the top of the 2018 World Cup goalscoring charts on Sunday, netting a hat-trick against Panama to overtake Cristiano Ro...


Cilic targets grass-court double after winning Queen's Club

Cilic had looked imperious throughout his run to the final and made his move in the seventh game of the opening set. Cilic, who had missed six break point cha...


Harry Kane leads record-breaking England half in Panama demolition

Harry Kane with five goals to his credit is now the sole front-runner for the golden boot, ahead of Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo and Belgium's Romelu Luka...


Magnificent Musa gives Nigeria victory over Iceland

Musa kept a calm head, rounded the Halldorsson, then took his time before slamming the ball into the net at the Volgograd Arena. His match-winning brace mea...


England must be more clinical against Panama

Walker said Holland had apologised to the squad at Friday's training session for allowing the picture to be taken. Kane scored twice in the opening 2-1 win ov...


World Cup match report Serbia v Switzerland 22 June 2018

His performance will be just one of the reasons why they will go into their final group match against Brazil with hope. Serbia will be facing Switzerland ...


Dwight Howard Traded To Brooklyn Nets

Charlotte was determined to move Howard this offseason. The deal can't be completed until the moratorium ends on July 6. Because this is Dwight Howard we're...