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Egypt pay heavy price for errors and lack of Salah factor

Many Egyptians on social media, as well as in newspapers and local media, have also expressed concern that the presence of the celebrities represents a bad omen ahead of the team's game against Russian Federation. "They are a completely different tea...

Japanese World Cup Fans Clean Up The Stadium After Winning Against Colombia

As reported by Chris Wright of ESPN FC, both sets of fans temporarily paused their celebrations after opening wins to pick up litter in the seats around them. "An important aspect of Japanese society is making sure that everything is absolutely cle...

Dwight Howard headed from Charlotte Hornets to Brooklyn Nets

Howard is signed for one more year at $23.8 million, which means Brooklyn will cut into the roughly $17 million in cap space it had heading into 2018-19, as Mozgov's contract for next season was for $16 million, adding $7.8 million to the Nets' books...

LeBron James Rumors: Kawhi Trade Would Significantly Help Lakers' Chance at Deal

User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Compared to the other offers that are reportedly on the table, it seems th...

Andres Cunha to officiate Iran vs Spain

Iran was also risky on the break, using the speed of its attacking players to threaten the Spanish back four but without creating many real chances. Hierro, who took over after Julen Lopetegui was sacked last week, heaped praise on Spanish hero D...

Mickelson Hits Moving Ball with Putter, Receives Sextuple Bogey

I've had multiple times when I've wanted to do that. " I think he was a chump ", Hopkins stated bluntly, via Brendan Porath of SB Nation . To those who embrace the concept that a U.S. Open. "I've never seen anything like it". And in that situa...

#WC2018: Suarez wins 100th Uruguay cap, Saudi Arabia drop goalkeeper

The World Cup continues when Uruguay takes on Saudi Arabia in their second game of Group A play on Wednesday. Bizarrely, two-time World Cup champions Uruguay have never beaten the "Green Falcons"; Saudi Arabia won a friendly in 2002 while a...

Hawks eyeing Luka Doncic with the No. 3 pick

While Schroder seems like a good fit for a rebuilding team like the Hawks in theory because of his production and young age, there are some issues that may be forcing Atlanta's hand. "He is a 6'8" point-forward gifted at running the pick-and-roll, is...

Ronaldo and Portugal look to eliminate Morocco

Portugal simply have too much firepower in attack for Morocco to keep them out for 90 minutes, so if the African side are to remain in the 2018 World Cup finals, they will have to find the net. His presence is naturally very important for the t...

Neymar limps out of training, sets alarm bells ringing in Brazil camp

Meanwhile, Neymar has given Brazil a fresh headache after limping out of training yesterday, sparking fears he could miss their clash with Costa Rica on Friday. Willian heads into World Cup in Russian Federation having scored 13 goals and provi...

Sports Ministry welcomes findings on Ashwin Willemse walkout

They said according to the review, there was no racism involved in the incident and Willemse was unjustified in his walking out. Willemse's attorneys added in the letter that the "narrative perpetuated by SuperSport that there was no racism reinfor...

Russian Federation on brink of knockout stage after 3-1 win over Egypt

The comprehensive defeat of a Mohamed Salah-led Egypt , led by Dzyuba's towering presence at centre-forward, was also unexpected, but Russian Federation coach Stanislav Cherchesov said he knew Dzyuba could provide what his side needed on the day.

England fans lost their minds over Harry Kane's late game-winning goal

The Tottenham Hotspur striker had not scored at a major tournament after drawing a blank at the last European Championship, but Southgate labelled him a "top, top striker" after his man-of-the-match display. Law 8 in Fifa's Laws of the Game docum...

FIFA probes chants by Mexico fans for homophobia

Loew has, like the Brazilians, transformed the team from 2014 to the extent that the man who scored the World Cup winning goal in Rio, Mario Goetze, is not in the squad. Germany became the third defending champion in the last 16 years to lose its ...

Ramos pokes fun at Ronaldo and Nacho by mimicking penalty incident

With Spain remaining at 5/1, they are now second favourites to win the coveted trophy while Brazil remain at the top of the pile. That result is made to look even worse following Russia's 3-1 triumph over the Egyptians last night, but I'm willi...

Cleveland Cavaliers Interested In Trading For Kemba Walker

Where LeBron James ends up playing basketball next season is, without doubt, the biggest offseason storyline in the NBA . GM Koby Altman will run his first draft holding the eight pick and reports are that the Cavs wish to remain competitive ...

Engine catches fire on Saudi Arabia's team plane

Players and officials of Saudi Arabia have arrived safely in Rostov-on-Don for their match with Uruguay on Wednesday after an engine on their plane caught fire . The team did not clarify at what point during the flight the fire broke out. The ...

Senegal fans spotted cleaning up after themselves after Poland victory

The president who travelled to Russia with his wife, is also due to meet his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin. Liverpool forward Sadio Mane has been highlighted as the main Senegalese threat, but Torino midfielder M'Baye Niang was the best ...

Salah scores but Egypt suffer Russian Federation defeat

Again, he delivered a fairly anonymous showing, and struggled to live up to pre-tournament expectations, although he did create a few chances. Hector Cuper doesn't know what his future holds now that Egypt is on the brink of World Cup elimination.

Neymar Suffers Fresh Injury Blow As He Limps Out Of Brazil Training

Neymar hobbled out of a training session on Tuesday, setting alarm bells ringing in the Brazil camp as they prepare for their second World Cup group game against Costa Rica on Friday. "If it's serious, a big problem for Brazil , but they stil...

Buzz kill: Gnats swarm players during Tunisia v England game

Gareth Southgate has praised England defender Harry Maguire after his performance in England's 2-1 win over Tunisia on Monday. Had Kane not popped up with a clever header from a set-piece, England would once again have been looking at two p...

England make world record ODI cricket score against Australia

Once again it was spin that did the damage with Adil Rashid taking 4-47 and Moeen Ali 3-28. "We've got another game in two days' time and the last three games have been really tough for us", Paine said. Today it was a learning experience. "Ev...

Russian Federation 2018: Senegal records first African victory in Russian Federation

Piszczek then failed to hit the target on the volley after connecting with Maciej Rybus' cross from the left on 56 minutes, before a mix-up at the back gifted the Senegalese with a second goal soon afterwards. Poland returned for the first time ...

Barty faces Konta in Nottingham final

Konta vented her fury at the chair umpire on more than one occasion, branding one decision "an absolute joke" after a Barty shot appeared to land long in a tense final set. Making sure that Konta did not play the same point from point-to-point and en...

Osako powers Japan to upset of Colombia

Colombia hit back! Quintero with the goal just before Half-time! Japan were handed a slice of good fortune after Carlos Sanchez was correctly dismissed for using his arm to keep out Osako's shot after Ospina had done well to initially deny K...

Hazard hints at Real Madrid interest

And on interest from Spain, he had the following message: " Real Madrid can interest me, everyone knows that". I don't want to go there just for the sake of it. The Belgium worldwide, currently on duty at the World Cup in Russian Federation, has b...

Belgium quell Panama's passion to start World Cup with a win

Belgium started with a 3-4-3 formation with captain Eden Hazard and Napoli forward Dries Mertens playing support to Lukaku in the front. De Bruyne and Lukaku were quiet in the first half, but when they finally linked up in the 69th minute, it ...

Mexico fans set off quake detectors celebrating World Cup win over Germany

The single-goal shocker, where Hirving Lozano scored the victor for " El Tri ", sparked wild scenes in the country's capital on Sunday night. Matthaeus said Marco Reus, Germany's most risky player, who only played the last 30 minutes, must star...

Croatia send Nikola Kalinic home from 2018 World Cup

The story was initially released this morning stating back pain as the reason, which is what the media learned from the staff in Russian Federation. However, according to reports in Croatia , the striker declined his manager's orders, citing a pr...

History Favours Argentina Over Group D Rivals in 2018 FIFA World Cup

The former Argentina player was caught smoking a cigar inside the stadium while watching Argentina play Iceland in their first match of the tournament. "I missed five penalties on the spin and I was still Diego Armando Maradona". Messi ha...

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Shubhankar Sharma four shots behind leader

Two-time tournament victor , Justin Thomas , is the 5/1 favourite to win the CIMB Classic, followed by another dual champion in Ryan Moore , who can be backed at 12/1 (six places...

Fight Wilder and fury could not take place

Talking exclusively to Express Sport, trainer Nelson revealed his belief in the young heavyweight, claiming Bakole would take on any of the "big three" in his next fight. Fury is h...

Jadon Sancho responds when asked about £100m Tottenham, Liverpool rumour

Preston North End loanee Lukas Nmecha is encouraged to see youth being given its chance in the England squad in the shape of Jadon Sancho and Mason Mount. "I knew about Theo Walc...

Henry to raid Arsenal for Kwame Ampadu

Reports out of France and England have stated that the Arsenal legend is the favorite to be named the new manager of Monaco , after the club on the French Riviera sacked manage...

Khabib meets Putin: Russian president congratulates UFC champ on ‘worthy’ victory

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has met Russian President Vladimir Putin, with the leader congratulating Nurmagomedov on his win over Conor McGregor - which Putin ...

Thunder-Bolt strikes twice for Mariners

He had missed a chance with his head in the opening 45 minutes, but he did get a second late on taking advantage of a defensive mixup to tap into an open goal . Bolt headed a McC...

It's not right! Saha hits out at Pogba's Mourinho comments

The 25-year-old midfielder played a big part in Les Bleus' campaign in Russian Federation , scoring a goal in the final as Didier Deschamps' side beat Croatia 4-2 to lift the cov...

Predicted Indian squad for Australia Tests

Another surprise was the exclusion of both Jasprit Bumrah and Bhuvneshwar Kumar who featured for India in the Asia Cup. Thakur returned to the squad after recovering and playing...

Giants cut Ereck Flowers after tumultuous struggles

The Giants could promote tackle Brian Mihalik from the practice squad to serve as an emergency swing tackle with center/guard Spencer Pulley serving as an extra lineman and jumbo...

Jay Ajayi: Eagles Playcalling vs. Vikings 'Doesn't Make Sense to Me'

But Wentz was called for intentional grounding and coach Doug Pederson elected not to let Jake Elliott try a 58-yarder. It can be as simple as not taking an 8-yard sack on firs...

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Kanye West loves - and hugs

He told Trump he had stopped a potential war with North Korea. On Oct. 1, West - who prefers to be called "Ye" although no one calls him that that - also told TMZ he was going ...

Prison reform, Chicago violence on menu for Kanye-Trump White House lunch

Prison reform, Chicago violence on menu for Kanye-Trump White House lunch

When Mr. West stopped his monologue for a moment, the president commented, "I'll tell you what, that was pretty impressive". "That was quite something". "We are cheating on our c...

Trump's stunned silence as Kanye rants in White House

Trump's stunned silence as Kanye rants in White House

West also mentioned North Korea and said , to Trump , "You stopped the war". But West said many people told him the most important thing is to make sure to curb any stop-and-fris...

Fabinho insists he is adapting well at Liverpool

Fabinho insists he is adapting well at Liverpool

Before the start of the new Premier League season, everyone had their money on Manchester City to defend their league title. "But I've kept a positive mind, worked really har...

Kyrgios attracts more scrutiny from officials, says Woodbridge

Kyrgios attracts more scrutiny from officials, says Woodbridge

Kyrgios made no initial public comment after his defeat to qualifier Klahn, but has previously spoken of his intent to learn from Federer. During the second set, Dumusois was ove...

Manchester United under pressure due to poor form - Fred

Both players were seen as leaders within the dressing room. France and Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has told AFP in an interview that his worldwide teammates gi...

Jadeja hits debut ton as India declare on record 649-9

Jadeja hits debut ton as India declare on record 649-9

Reacting to the comparisons and frenzy, Indian captain Virat Kohli on the eve of second Test said "I don't think he should be rushed into anything yet because you need to give ...

Majorca Floods: Two Brits Reported Dead After Heavy Rain Sweeps Island

Majorca Floods: Two Brits Reported Dead After Heavy Rain Sweeps Island

The UK's Foreign Office said it was "urgently seeking updates" from Spanish authorities, according to the BBC , amidst fears of additional casualties among British nationals. Sp...

Steelers' Antonio Brown faces two lawsuits in Florida

Steelers' Antonio Brown faces two lawsuits in Florida

Through the course of their investigation, police determined Brown had become angered and started throwing things in the apartment and off the balcony on the 14th floor . A glass ...