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by | June 21, 2017 | 04:43

SOCHI: Beyond one goal, there's the beach. Ronaldo is rumoured to have demanded a move from Madrid after Spanish prosecutors accused the former Manchester United man of defrauding the state of £13million in taxes. A few minutes later, Mexico had a chance to take the lead right before halftime, but Hernandez sailed the ball over the goal frame. However, Quaresma seems to be getting better with age as even though he may never be the world class player that his potential warranted, he has ...

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:37

NEYMAR passed a Real Madrid medical and was on the verge of joining, according to Florentino Perez . " Of course, we would have loved to have had Messi at Madrid ", Perez told Onda Cero . The playmaker is considered the best player of all time by many and has a strong sporting rivalry with Real Madrid man Cristiano Ronaldo . "Obviously something has happened, something has affected him, his credibility".

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:35

On the back of Fakhar Zaman's century and fifties from Azhar Ali and Mohammad Hafeez, Pakistan finished on 338/4 from their 50 overs after being put in to bat. India also suffered due to over-reliance on certain players and never quite clicked as a unit. "But the thing about that [initial] loss, and I think we clarified it at that time, was we knew that was an aberration".

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:30

But on Tuesday, Goodell was in Jerusalem for the inauguration of the Kraft Family Sports Complex and reiterated that his friendship with Kraft remains strong . "You find out the best of people when times are tough". New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu .

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:29

A 16-year-old running in an annual mountain race in Alaska was fatally mauled by a bear on Sunday, according to local reports . Mitchell said the teen was pronounced dead at the scene, and the body was airlifted out of the area. "Some are very shy", he said. Employees of the underground mine shot and killed the black bear . "But right now, I don't have any information about the bear".

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:28

The Slants took their fight to court, and in December 2015, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit ruled that the band's name was "private speech and therefore protected by the First Amendment" and that part of the Lanham Act was invalid under the First Amendment.

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:22

The 19-year-old bounced back from some sloppy play in the first set and dealt with the rain delays far better than her more experienced opponent. Waves of weather - "We had a hurricane, a sandstorm, and we nearly had snow too", Bacsinszky said in her on-court interview - disrupted both players' games, but she said she was ready for a heavy surface.

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:18

Wow. From Halep's point of view her first time out of the gates at a Slam final, she was surrounded by an entourage of around 50 family and friends, and this time she kept it simple - and it nearly worked. Just two minutes into her first Grand Slam final - and just her eighth Grand Slam event - the 20-year-old marched back to her seat after breaking the Romania's serve with a blistering backhand.

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:20

Jelena Ostapenko celebrated her 20th birthday in style on Thursday while blowing out the candles for her opponent. "I hope I can play better than the previous time and that the score will be different", said Halep, who lost in three sets to Maria Sharapova in her first appearance in the final at Roland Garros.

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:18

Replacements: 16-Hikawera Elliot, 17-Chris Eves, 18-Marcel Renata, 19-Leighton Price, 20-Kara Pryor, 21-Bryn Hall, 22- Ihaia West, 23-Rob Thompson. One of the most surprising aspects to the side to face the Maori All Blacks is the naming of Peter O'Mahony as captain.

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:16

Warburton is far from indispensable, but he is also the apple of Gatland's eye and the head coach will be desperate for him to be available. This week's episode of The Hard Yards sees Stephen Ferris, Kev McLaughlin, Kiwi rugby writer Hamish Bidwell, Ladbrokes' Andy Wildig and host Andy McGeady discussing the underwhelming start to the Lions Tour and New Zealand's relationship with prodigal son Warren Gatland .

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:09

The Golden Knights could swipe Rangers forward Michael Grabner, who scored 27 goals this past season. “We really like what were looking at right now, ” McPhee said . With the Knights having until Wednesday to submit their picks, here is a breakdown of the upcoming expansion draft including who's available - and why or why the Knights will or won't take a player.

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:09

The New Zealand side meet Bangladesh in Cardiff on Friday night (NZ time) in their final pool match of the one-day cricket global competition, with England and Australia facing off in the pool's other fixture. Sometimes these things heal quicker, sometimes they take longer, so we have to play it by ear. So I can't single out any player, but yeah, we're looking to come hard.

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:08

Golden State plays a brand of small ball that Cleveland doesn't match up with very well. He said he has faced great teams but none of them had the firepower that Golden State has this season. "We have to come out with an unbelievable mindset, unbelievable focus like we have and limit some of the things they're comfortable at". James didn't quite agree with Kerr's assessment.

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:00

DiCicco was a commissioner for the Women's United Soccer Association (WUSA), the inaugural U.S. women's pro league that lasted from 2001-2003, and coached the Boston Breakers from 2009-2011 in the follow-up Women's Professional Soccer league.

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:52

Orenthal James "O.J." Simpson is shown in an undated prison photo. The former football star has served nine years in prison at Lovelock Correctional Facility, a medium-security prison in the Nevada desert. At the 2013 hearing he was granted parole on some of his offenses. Hearings in Nevada are usually conducted between the parole panel and inmate via video conference.

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:50

Spanish authorities accuse Ronaldo of evading 14.7 million euros ($16.5m) in tax and he has been summoned to appear in court next month in Madrid. President Florentino Perez has said Champions League winners Real have so far received no offers for Ronaldo, the world's highest paid athlete according to Forbes magazine.

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:46

Blood testing allows for the detection of human growth hormone, something that can not be detected through urine. The tour will also launch a comprehensive education program to ensure that all players understand changes to the testing procedures, the banned substance list and the adjudication process before next season.

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:42

Now Jackson, who's entire Knicks tenure has been a complete and utter disaster, may ship Porzingis out of the Big Apple. According to Wojnarowski, the Knicks met with 7-foot draft prospect Lauri Markkanen , whose size and shooting ability, in Jackson's eyes, makes him a possible target as a Porzingis replacement with the eighth pick in the draft.

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:43

JOCKEY William Buick's celebration said it all after Yorkshire-trained Ribchester confirmed his status as the No 1 miler in racing following victory in Royal Ascot's Queen Anne Stakes. "I was a little anxious that she did a little too much", he said. She gave her all. "We have all been deeply saddened by recent tragic events around the country", said Johnny Weatherby, chairman of Ascot Racecourse.

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:37

Orlando will wear a Disney patch as part of the league's new advertising deal. In addition to the jersey patch, the team will integrate with the Disney corporation in several other ways. The Disney name will appear on the front left of the jersey and measure about 2½ by 2½ inches. By decision of both parties have not announced the figures of the contract, although it has been known that there is a clause that will allow both parties to continue linked from 2020 if the National Basketball ...

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:39

The deal looks like an immediate win for the Nets, who pick up an intriguing young prospect in Russell while taking on Mozgov's salary, but it may also hint at bigger aspirations for the Lakers. With there being reports recently that Indiana Pacers forward Paul George will leave the Indiana Pacers next summer as a free agent, the Los Angeles Lakers have received attention as a possible destination for the perennial All-Star.

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:36

Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather is happening. Mayweather v McGregor has been announced for 26 August in Las Vegas . There's really no reason for a rematch if Mayweather wins in August. The fight will be broadcast on Showtime pay-per-view, which Mayweather has a contract with. It comes less than a month before Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez meet in a highly anticipated fight September 16 that could rival it for pay-per-view buys.

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:36

Buford and company if they want to make that happen. Gasol signed a two-year, $31 million deal, with a player option for the 2017-18 season. The San Antonio Spurs brought in Pau Gasol in the 2016 offseason hoping he would fill part of the gap Tim Duncan left in the big man rotation.

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:33

The fast-moving Koepka captured the 2015 Waste Management Phoenix Open but despite often putting himself in contention, the wins did not continue to flow and from 21 top-10 finishes on the USA -based tour, he only had the one victory. Going into this tournament, he had over $10 million in PGA Tour earnings but felt an emptiness that only trophies could fill. He tied with Japanese World No.