• Ed Sheeran slept on my couch — Jamie Foxx
Ed Sheeran slept on my couch — Jamie Foxx

Jamie Foxx has said he helped the fledgling Ed Sheeran by letting him stay on his sofa for several weeks to allow him to practise his craft. The " Django Unchained " star was also praised by budding musician Ansel Elgort for being "so supportive".

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  • Rafael Nadal Makes History With 10th French Open Title
Rafael Nadal Makes History With 10th French Open Title

AP/Copyright The Associated Press. Third on the list is Austria's Thomas Muster , the former World No. 1 who won 40 tournaments on clay. Rafael Nadal says the feeling of winning a record 10th French Open title is "impossible to describe".

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  • England's Woakes out of Champions Trophy
England's Woakes out of Champions Trophy

Chris Woakes has spoken of his frustration after suffering a tournament-ending injury in England's Champions Trophy win over Bangladesh . As with his fellow Yorkshire seamer Ryan Sidebottom before him - in England's 2010 ICC World Twenty20 campaign, their sole tournament victory to date in a global event - this summer's Champions Trophy m...

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  • Muguruza, Venus out; French Open to have 1st-time Slam champ
Muguruza, Venus out; French Open to have 1st-time Slam champ

It could most certainly be Mladenovic, who has never been beyond the quarters at a major before but appears to be playing on a magic carpet of partisan support while blossoming as a pro at the same time. "I do it on my own time, I do it on my own dime, my own money, I don't want anything, I don't need anything". He won in less than two hours. Third...

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  • Professionalism vs passion as India take on B'desh in semis
Professionalism vs passion as India take on B'desh in semis

In the last major ICC ODI tournament, the World Cup 2015, India took on the same side in their first knockout match after a successful run in group stage including convincing victories over Pakistan and South Africa . In June 2015, Indian cricket team lost the three-match ODI series at Sher-e-Bangla Stadium in Mirpur. "They are a very ...

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  • Curry to snub Trump White House visit
Curry to snub Trump White House visit

Dan Gilbert has been willing to spend on his team, but even he has to have a limit to how much money will go out in salary and luxury taxes. "I still feel like that today", he said, as quoted by USA Today . But in these times, ignoring political stuff is like ignoring the tsunami heading toward you as you're bobbing in the sea on your floatie, ...

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  • Red Sox, NESN release statements on Jerry Remy's comments
Red Sox, NESN release statements on Jerry Remy's comments

Pitching with his hardest fastball since 2012, averaging more than 92 miles per hour this season, Sabathia submitted a vintage performance against a Red Sox lineup that was stacked with right-handed batters. Red Sox manager John Farrell said he wished he would have been able to have a translator on the mound during his time as Boston's pitching co...

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  • India are under more pressure than us: Mashrafe
India are under more pressure than us: Mashrafe

Morgan was gutted to be eliminated from the Champions Trophy, and said: "One thing we didn't do was adapt to conditions, coming from Edgbaston to a used wicket, Pakistan did that well and played better". "Credit goes to the bowlers and the batters who finished it very well", said Sarfraz at the presentation ceremony. They outplayed us today on th...

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  • Former Pool boss Appleton set for Leicester role
Former Pool boss Appleton set for Leicester role

Shakespeare is looking to add to his coaching staff this summer after he stepped up from assistant to Claudio Ranieri to become manager in February. Having been handed the job on a full-time basis Shakespeare is keen to bring in a number two to help him out and he has targeted Appleton.

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  • Andre Wisdom joins Derby
Andre Wisdom joins Derby

Wisdom played 22 appearances for Liverpool and scored one goal during his time with the club. The Reds are expected to receive an initial £2 million, with add-ons dependant on performance and future success. The 24-year-old has bags of potential and hopefully, he will now be given a platform on English shores to showcase his skills as a defende...

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  • Rodriguez headed to disabled list
Rodriguez headed to disabled list

Boston's starter was David Price , in just his second start since returning from a left elbow strain. Given a two-run lead before he took the mound, Sale put two of the first three batters on, but an Orioles double-steal attempt should have been an easy out.

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  • Pierce backs fearless Latvian to outlast Timea
Pierce backs fearless Latvian to outlast Timea

Timea Bacsinszky will celebrate her 28th birthday by playing in the semifinals of the French Open after a straight-set victory over home favorite Kristina Mladenovic . Conditions were calmer-and crowd sparser-when play resumed after a second rain delay of almost a half hour. "It was really hard because we had all the seasons rolled into one t...

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  • Who needs $200M when there are championships to be won?
Who needs $200M when there are championships to be won?

The Golden State Warriors had only lost two games since March 11. Golden State won the series in five games and Green displayed a shirt that said "Quickie" with the Quicken Loans symbol. As far as fans, many are lamenting super-teams and having existential "What's the point of it all?" debates. Golden State's dominance, with Durant elevatin...

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  • Tyronn Lue Says Cavs Players Broke Down Crying Following Game 5 Loss
Tyronn Lue Says Cavs Players Broke Down Crying Following Game 5 Loss

And Durant knows James will soon be working on new ways to dethrone the Warriors. Whereas past year the Cavs were able to respond to going down 3-1 to come back and win the title, going down 3-0 was too much. "But we prevailed, we're champions and it's unbelievable doing it on our home floor". "I'm so happy Kevin has broken through and there'...

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  • A great day for a Stanley Cup celebration
A great day for a Stanley Cup celebration

Coach Mike Sullivan issued a challenge during the team's raucous victory parade . Fleury was the starter back in 2009 when the Penguins won the Cup, and the team rode the hot streak of Murray last post-season. Despite the heat, Rickner was dressed as an aluminum Stanley Cup , and held two other miniature cups in his hands. Fleury holds almo...

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  • National Basketball Association champion Warriors to parade through the streets of Oakland
National Basketball Association champion Warriors to parade through the streets of Oakland

The Warriors, powered by 39 points from Kevin Durant and 34 from Stephen Curry , beat defending champions Cleveland 129-120 Monday to win the best-of-seven NBA Finals four games to one, avenging their loss to the Cavaliers in last year's final.

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  • Lonzo Ball roasts his obnoxious dad in amusing Father's Day commercial
Lonzo Ball roasts his obnoxious dad in amusing Father's Day commercial

Smith and proclamations that Lonzo already is better than 2014-15 and 2015-6 NBA MVP Stephen Curry . And some of the top prospects are taking a moment to thank Dad. The ad follows in the style of other Foot Locker commercials. We can only wonder now if the Big Baller Brand is going to get a prime spot on the shelves of Foot Locker locations ...

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  • ICC Champions Trophy: Morgan unbowed as befuddled England fluff their lines
ICC Champions Trophy: Morgan unbowed as befuddled England fluff their lines

But just three days later Pakistan , the lowest-ranked side in a tournament featuring the world's top eight one-day worldwide teams bounced back to defeat number one South Africa . Facing a barrage of short deliveries, left-hander Fakhar was hit on the head by Wood, but also caused chaos with pulls to the boundary and a top edge over wicketkeeper...

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  • Okagbare fumbles in Oslo — IAAF Diamond League
Okagbare fumbles in Oslo — IAAF Diamond League

It was another disappointing outing for Nigeria's Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor at the Oslo leg of the IAAF Diamond League held on Thursday as the sprint queen could only manage a seventh-place finish in the Long Jump event entered for. For most people having a wig fall off during competition would be a mortifying experience. Just ask Andre Ag...

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  • Warriors Unanimously Reject Trump White House Visit After Winning Championship
Warriors Unanimously Reject Trump White House Visit After Winning Championship

They beat us, but I'm pretty sure we'll be back and we'll be ready to battle again", Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving said. He hinted he would opt out of a deal that pays him the maximum he can get in order to help Golden State's chances of re-signing players such as Andre Iguodala or Shaun Livingston - two key reserves on both title teams.

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