• Cristiano Ronaldo Avoids Press After Portugal Draw With Mexico
Cristiano Ronaldo Avoids Press After Portugal Draw With Mexico

The result left European champion Portugal and Gold Cup victor Mexico trailing host Russian Federation in Group A. Russian Federation opened the tournament with a 2-0 win over New Zealand on Saturday. But Mexico responded with Hernandez testing Portugal keeper Rui Patricio, before putting his side level. Portugal had a first-half goal a...

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  • Pakistan create history, thrash India in Champions Trophy final
Pakistan create history, thrash India in Champions Trophy final

Widely written off after an abject display in their opening group match against the same opponents, the lowest-ranked team going into the tournament suddenly rediscovered their mojo. After the game, India skipper Virat Kohli had explained that he chose to go with just one spinner, as the Pakistanis have players who generally are good players ...

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  • Brits retire from America's Cup trials race with damage
Brits retire from America's Cup trials race with damage

Outteridge had outsmarted his long-standing rival Peter Burling at the start and the crew of six elite sailors managed to fend off New Zealand's repeated attempts to pass them. Race officials later said Artemis shouldn't have been penalized. Artemis chose to remain in the 34th America's Cup, although it missed much of the challenger trials in the 2...

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  • No need for alarm bells after draw, says Ronaldo
No need for alarm bells after draw, says Ronaldo

Get the best sports content from the web and social in the new B/R app . The only player in Russian Federation 2017 who has previously won the tournament (1999) is Mexican captain Rafael Marquez, attack-minded who however is struggling with a back problem and is doubtful for the game.

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  • Larson, Truex take top 2 spots in Michigan qualifying
Larson, Truex take top 2 spots in Michigan qualifying

Finishing position for Bubba Wallace in his first NASCAR Cup start Sunday at Pocono. "We've been very reliable". No need for any of these teams to panic yet as we now have 12 races remaining in the regular season before the Playoffs begin but expect the drivers without that win to push a little harder at the end of each stage to gain as man...

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  • Brooks Koepka wins US Open with 67 in final round
Brooks Koepka wins US Open with 67 in final round

Holmes and Jamie Lovemark. The Warrnambool native compared his good vibes to his two best finishes on the big stage - a tie for fourth at the 2013 Masters (won by countryman Adam Scott) and the 2015 British Open , when Leishman lost in a playoff to Zach Johnson at St Andrews.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo: Portugal shouldn't panic after Mexico draw
Cristiano Ronaldo: Portugal shouldn't panic after Mexico draw

At the beginning we couldn't enjoy good control of the ball but then we managed to balance things out and could have won it in the end, ' he said. Portugal players will wear black armbands against Mexico in the today to honour compatriots that passed away from forrest fires.

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  • Mayweather vs McGregor fight date announced
Mayweather vs McGregor fight date announced

Conor McGregor , as the premier UFC fighter, knows how to win fights with elbows, knees and kicks, but if he employs those tactics in his August 26 boxing match with Mayweather, the penalties would be severe. Knowing this, there's a piece of me that wants to see McGregor knock Mayweather out. I'll be watching this fight . McGregor is a...

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  • Brooks Koepka wins, ties record at 16 under par
Brooks Koepka wins, ties record at 16 under par

More than a few players shared his sentiment throughout the week. He is exempt for The Open next month and is hoping to qualify for the PGA Championship, as well. The pair finished and five- and four-under respectively having started the final round level. Champ and Scottie Scheffler are tied at 1 under. "There's one on every hole".

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  • Sailing-New Zealand pile pressure on USA in America's Cup final
Sailing-New Zealand pile pressure on USA in America's Cup final

It has been one-way traffic, with Team NZ following the blueprint of the opening two races in dominating races three and four on Monday (NZT). However, in similar scenes to day one's two races, a small mistake was to prove pivotal as a poor jibe by ORACLE TEAM USA saw the American boat make a small splashdown into the water, resulting in a lo...

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  • Mexico score incredible last minute equalizer against Portugal
Mexico score incredible last minute equalizer against Portugal

Three thoughts on Portugal and Mexico's 2-2 draw in Group B of the Confederations Cup . Portugal's next assignment will be against Russian Federation, in Moscow amid what will certainly be a more boisterous atmosphere than the generally lukewarm vibe inside a sub-capacity Kazan Arena.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo: Real Madrid star reacts to Portugal draw in Confederations Cup
Cristiano Ronaldo: Real Madrid star reacts to Portugal draw in Confederations Cup

And on the video referral system ( Portugal had a goal ruled out for offside by the video assistant referee): "It's the new rule". Southampton defender Cedric made it 2-1 to Portugal in the 86th minute. Martins wasted an opportunity to make the game safe as he fired narrowly wide on the spin and, just as Portugal thought they had clinc...

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  • Mexico Snatches Late 2-2 Draw against Portugal in FIFA Confederations Cup
Mexico Snatches Late 2-2 Draw against Portugal in FIFA Confederations Cup

Hector Moreno rescued a Confederations Cup point for Mexico with a stoppage-time header against Portugal . The 32-year-old Real Madrid striker, who is in Russian Federation as Portugal prepare for their Confederations Cup opener against Mexico , is said to be "outraged" after prosecutors accused him of defrauding the authorities of...

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  • Altuve, Beltran homer in Astros' 7-1 win over Red Sox
Altuve, Beltran homer in Astros' 7-1 win over Red Sox

He blasted a solo homer in the first inning and a two-run home run during the sixth. "I think it's huge any time you come in and win Game 1", Betts said. Musgrove has started 11 games this year, allowing 31 earned runs in 58 innings of work. Pabllo Sandoval came in to play third. On a 2-and-1 curveball, Carlos Correa lined a clean single into...

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  • Portugal hoping Ronaldo continues good form
Portugal hoping Ronaldo continues good form

Mexico's Javier Hernandez celebrates after scoring his side's first goal during the Confederations Cup , Group A soccer match between Portugal and Mexico, at the Kazan Arena, Russia , Sunday, June 18, 2017 . "He is concentrating on playing for the national team and he wants to give the motivation to have a good tournament". "He is an ex...

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  • Manchester United told Eric Dier will cost £50 million
Manchester United told Eric Dier will cost £50 million

Marcos Rojo, Daley Blind, Phil Jones, Chris Smalling and Eric Bailly are the quintet at the moment and the arrival of Lindelof will take that number to six, meaning some players will have to leave the club to lessen the wage bill. United now boast of five centre-backs at the moment. Speaking about United's Europa League final win over Ajax, ...

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  • Farrell wins fitness battle for Lions Test against New Zealand
Farrell wins fitness battle for Lions Test against New Zealand

When asked how he managed to have advance knowledge of Donald's big news, Gatland joked: "Well, I do have my sources of information!" "Warren's made it no secret this was his plan all along". "So he had time against the Highlanders and we were able to give him time last night". "I've always been confident about Owen being fit for the weekend".

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  • Gatland to meet ref over New Zealand's 'blocking'
Gatland to meet ref over New Zealand's 'blocking'

The 53-year-old warned his players not to let Donald sell them a dummy on Tuesday, before congratulating the 2011 World Cup victor on his engagement. "I was lucky enough to coach Steve (Donald) for a few years", Gatland said of the ex-New Zealand fly-half.

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  • Pittsburgh Penguins Vs. Nashville Predators Game 5
Pittsburgh Penguins Vs. Nashville Predators Game 5

Malkin, Crosby and Kessel combined for eight points in the victory. Why can't Pittsburgh score lately? But the Predators' defenders made it tough because of how well they skated and how capable they were with the puck. He is the best player in the world and he will prove it on the night the Penguins win the Stanley Cup . Pittsburgh, as of right...

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  • Portugal 2-2 Mexico - Player of the Match - Ricardo Quaresma
Portugal 2-2 Mexico - Player of the Match - Ricardo Quaresma

Argentine referee Nestor Pitana disallowed a goal by Portugal's Pepe in the 21st minute of the first half after consulting the video assistant referee, reported Efe. This is published unedited from the IANS feed . However, the Real Madrid star was allowed to skip those proceedings, instead giving a short interview to the official sponsors...

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