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Belgium comes back to beat Japan

Japan led through early second-half goals by Genki Haraguchi and Takashi Inui, but they couldn't hold on. Much-fancied Belgium, who had taken a conservative approach to the game, got back into contention with late goals by Jan Vertonghen and Maroua...

Is the Mercedes F1 dynasty finally starting to wobble?

The issues were identified as a hydraulic leak on Valtteri Bottas' vehicle and a fuel pump failure on Hamilton's, with the team manufacturing new parts to rectify the issues for this weekend's British Grand Prix. Renault failed to score points at the...

Johanna Konta advances at Wimbledon after a testing first round victory

But just, you know, sometimes you put yourself in a better or winning position, and you don't finish through. Two-time champion Petra Kvitova and former victor Maria Sharapova both suffered surprise defeats in the first round of the women's sin...

Serena Williams wins first Wimbledon match as a mom

Even ultimate warrior Williams, who was unable to defend her 2016 Wimbledon title past year because she was pregnant, applauded a couple of her opponent's winners late in the second set before completing victory in 66 minutes. Makarova, three days ...

Gareth Southgate has ‘racehorse trainer’s eye’ for England injuries

Uribe's penalty hit the crossbar while Bacca's attempt was saved by hero England goalkeeper Pickford. "They don't have to conform to what's gone before", Southgate said. Gareth Southgate has said he will have to adopt "a racehorse trainer's eye" b...

Quarter and semi final match dates, and latest results

Here we take a look at the 5 of the greatest players in the history of the tournament who have not lifted the famous trophy. "We know that we are a good team, we've earned our successes, we know how we've got this far", he told a post-match news co...

Brazil vs Belgium | 06 Jul 2018

Tite also explained that he is counting on the individual skills of his forwards and he works to ensure the team as a whole works to serve them. "But if it's going to be a collective performance from a smart team that knows how to play together an...

LeBron James hasn’t met with Lakers coach Luke Walton

Still, the Dorchester native's latest shirtless social media post is dedicated to an unexpected recipient: LeBron James . I was a LeBron fan before most of you had heard of him. During the 2013-14 season, Stephenson averaged 13.8 points, 7.2 rebou...

Serena Williams wins on Wimbledon return

He said of Williams: "She's young, she's fit, she's healthy and probably has a very good lifestyle". Seeded No.25 at the discretion of the All England Club, Williams showed flashes of brilliance and plenty of fight through the one hour and 28 minut...

Philadelphia 76ers: 3 reactions to LeBron James declining 2018-19 contract option

But the Cavaliers assembled a weak supporting cast around James last season and attempted to revamp the team the trade deadline. James has played in the NBA Finals eight consecutive years, but he and the Cavs were swept this season by the Golden S...

England penalty shoot-out hero Pickford 'did a lot of research' on Columbia

But Rooney said he had no doubt that Southgate made the correct choice in allowing the likes of Harry Kane to rest for the knockout stage. "We have an unbelievable opportunity to do something very special". "A couple of times we lost our cool a l...

Maradona offers to coach Argentina for free

The knockout stages have already delivered two penalty shootouts with 2010 world champions Spain losing one to the hosts Russian Federation, while Croatia's win over Denmark in the other produced five stunning saves from goal keepers Kasper Schm...

Cristiano Ronaldo-to-Juventus rumours played up by European papers

Inter vice-president Javier Zanetti was questioned on the sensational reports circulating suggesting multi-time world player of the year Cristiano Ronaldo could be headed to Juventus . "I am not of course sure if he wants to leave Real Madrid or...

Paul George agrees to max contract with Oklahoma City Thunder

About 80 percent of the National Basketball Association is projected to be above next season's salary cap, according to RealGM , which means there aren't many realistic competitors for potentially high-priced free agents like LeBron James and DeM...

Suarez Hurt in Uruguay Training as Cavani Remains a Doubt

Uruguay's Luis Suarez controls the ball during the group A match between Uruguay and Russia at the 2018 soccer World Cup at the Samara Arena in Samara, Russia, Monday, June 25, 2018. In 2010, Uruguay reached the semi-finals, but without Suar...

Federer loses initials, still wins at Wimbledon

He added: "The good news is that it will come with me at one point". However, he believes players need time to compose themselves between points and to ponder tactics over five sets. The second-seeded Dane has never been past the round of 16 at the...

England go through on penalties

Eric Dier scored the decisive kick to end a run off five successive tournament exits on penalties, including the 2006 World Cup - the last time England reached the last eight. Second-half substitute Carlos Bacca almost got on the end of a Jo...

Russian Federation defeats Spain in shootout, advances to FIFA quarter-finals

Russian Federation moves on to a quarterfinal against Croatia or Denmark Saturday. Spain midfielder Andres Iniesta said on Sunday his global career had ended on a bitter note after his side were knocked out of the Soccer World Cup by Russia...

Japan's World Cup star Keisuke Honda and other footballers as cars

FREE to play & next 4 match predictions are available now! Meanwhile, Japanese supporters, who earned universal respect and admiration for cleaning stadiums after matches and making friends with other fans over anime, also cleaned up the areas th...

Aaron Finch breaks own record of highest T20I score vs. Zimbabwe

Australia has won a match against Pakistan while Zimbabwe was defeated by Pakistan. The Aussie skipper scored a century in just 50 balls and then made a decision to swing at each and every ball. D'Arcy Short and Aaron Finch registered a highest-...

England players head for training before World Cup clash with Colombia

Here is how the Sky Sports readers think England should line-up... England are a good team but we did not mind who it was we would face. In the other game on the final day of the round of 16, Switzerland meet Sweden in Saint Petersburg, looking...

Roger Federer begins Wimbledon title defence in style against Dusan Lajovic

Before Federer, Kei Nishikori was the biggest name wearing the Japanese brand, which is most well-known as a casual wear brand. "But like Uniqlo , I also have a great love for life, culture and humanity", Federer said . In contrast, the women's tit...

Orders of LeBron James Lakers jerseys spike

LeBron James is to join the Los Angeles Lakers in a four-year deal worth $154m (£116m), his camp has announced. LeBron is considered by many to be the greatest National Basketball Association player of all time, and his team was still swept in...

YOSHONIS: LeBron sweepstakes nothing new, if you know your National Basketball Association history

The Los Angeles Lakers and Philadelphia 76ers are among the teams who reportedly think they could land James in free agency, dreaming of a situation in which they unite him with a young core of talented players. James was on a plane that flew i...

Rescuers seek 'totally safe' cave extraction for boys

The Thai Navy SEALs, who have been leading the large-scale search and rescue operation, posted a heartwarming video on its FB page, showing the moment the British divers first saw the frail-looking boys, crammed on a narrow ledge in complete dark...

Arsenal complete Sokratis Papastathopoulos signing for £17.7m

He helped the club to win the DFB-Pokal in the 2016-17 season, also claiming a brace of DFL-Supercup crowns during his time at Dortmund. Papastathopoulos, 30, completed his transfer from Borussia Dortmund for an undisclosed fee on Monday afternoon ...

Paul George to re-sign with Thunder

And now LeBron James is joining them. The biggest names on the free agent market are signed. Paul made his intentions known on Twitter at exactly midnight EDT Sunday, saying he's staying with the Houston Rockets after agreeing to a four-year ...

Mark Geiger: USA referee to officiate England vs Colombia

The team has previously said a swelling was found in Rodriguez's calf muscle. Colombia reached this stage of the tournament by winning Group H, and England arrives in the knockout rounds having finished runner-up in Group G. "We have been in th...

Suspended ball-tampering trio "looking out for each other", says Cameron Bancroft

Opening for the Winnipeg Hawks, Warner was clean bowled by Lasith Malinga's first ball of the second over having made just one. "I am being honest, I was a little bit nervous today", said the Australian Batsman on his return to the middle.

India vs England, 1st T20 worldwide

On that occasion we were treated to a batting collapse to rate with some of the most dramatic in England's history (and the competition for that accolade is pretty stiff) when, confronted with the potent mix of a demanding target (203) and a good l...

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

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Henry to raid Arsenal for Kwame Ampadu

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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'

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Kanye West loves - and hugs

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 ...