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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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Djokovic stunned by Greek teen Tsitsipas in Toronto

Djokovic, a four-time Rogers Cup champion, faded in the decisive set against the flashy 19-year-old, who played with poise and power on a warm, breezy afternoon at Aviva Centre o...

Ramsey and Monreal in Emirates training session ahead of Man City clash

Emery faced Pep Guardiola regularly when they were in charge of Valencia and Barcelona respectively. We also need time, but now I am happy because I think the players are improvi...

Liverpool have improved but need to be more clinical, Klopp says

The Reds have been keeping a really high line in their warm-up matches and teams have been getting in behind on occasion so the Austrian could benefit. Myself and many others bel...

Huddersfield 0-3 Chelsea: Premier League highlights and recap

Sarri started Eden Hazard on the bench against the Terriers but the Belgian proved vast after coming on late in the second half as he set Pedro up with the Blues' third goal . ...

Sarri's Chelsea too good for Huddersfield

Here are the winners and losers from the match. Chelsea fans should not expect Kepa Arrizabalaga to be at the level of Thibaut Courtois straightaway, says Blues boss Mau...

English club Leicester City transfer Turkish defender

Liverpool first broke the transfer record by bringing in Alisson Becker from AS Roma, but Chelsea chose to go one step better by signing young Athletic Bilbao shot-stopper Ke...

Bairstow & Woakes put England in strong position at Lord’s

The all-rounder shared a sixth-wicket stand of 189 with Jonny Bairstow, who fell seven short of a hundred of his own, to help England to 357-6, a lead of 250, when bad light brou...

Anderson takes five as India 107 all out at stumps

After the entire first day was lost to rain, further wet conditions forced a delayed start with England captain Joe Root eventually winning the toss and putting India in to bat...

Koepka leads PGA Championship after third round

Woods, searching for a first major win since the 2008 US Open, moved into contention after a blistering front nine which contained five birdies and one bogey. "I know he's a little...

Tiger Woods battles inflammation ‘everywhere’ this week at PGA Championship

I've done a lot of good things. It is the third career major start for Suri, who also played in the 2017 and 2018 Open Championships. "It's something you have to sort of ease thr...

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Pogba scores as Man United wins Premier League opener

Pogba scores as Man United wins Premier League opener

We have big and multi-functional coaching staffs, and I think we are more the head coach than the manager. The two-time Champions League victor added: "At this point I'd just ...

Jose Mourinho 'desperate' for strong Manchester United start

Jose Mourinho 'desperate' for strong Manchester United start

Manchester United need to sign two more players before the window slams shut, according to Wayne Rooney. "Maybe on the next game I leave it to Alexis". "It's the best feeling I ha...

Chelsea midfielder close to joining AC Milan

Chelsea midfielder close to joining AC Milan

Milan can not pay a fee for Bakayoko this summer due to Financial Fair Play restrictions but have proposed a loan deal. The Blues have been relatively quiet in the transfer wind...

Jose Mourinho: 'Manchester United left in a hard position'

Jose Mourinho: 'Manchester United left in a hard position'

Leicester, meanwhile, enter the season hoping that Algerian signing Rachid Ghezzal proves an adequate replacement for Riyad Mahrez , but they have retained a strong spine to their...

Jose Mourinho: I'm now a coach, not a manager

Jose Mourinho: I'm now a coach, not a manager

United finished second in the Premier League last season but ended up a massive 19 points behind champions and big rivals Manchester City. "A good match. People criticise him a...

Everton sign Barça's Mina and Gomes, Shakhtar's Bernard

Everton sign Barça's Mina and Gomes, Shakhtar's Bernard

Everton's season-long loan deal for Portugal's Gomes will see them pay 2.25 million euros (RM10.6 million) and the player's wages. This is a great opportunity for me and I am look...

Redskins rookie RB Guice to miss season with torn ACL

Redskins rookie RB Guice to miss season with torn ACL

Guice had first-round talent entering the National Football League draft process, but slid due to character concerns stemming from an alleged incident during his visit with the ...

Arsenal coach Unai Emery: Stan Kroenke takeover of club is 'positive'

Arsenal coach Unai Emery: Stan Kroenke takeover of club is 'positive'

Laurent Koscielny is our only other major absentee as the French centre-back continues to recover from surgery on an Achilles injury that he suffered towards the back end of last ...

Jurgen Klopp Compares Liverpool to Rocky, Manchester City to Ivan Drago

Jurgen Klopp Compares Liverpool to Rocky, Manchester City to Ivan Drago

And it wasn't just a simple "yes" reply from Pele. He decided to make a prediction ahead of the big kick-off. He replied: "It's the start of the @PremierLeague today". "The pla...