• Halep sets up final clash with Ostapenko
Halep sets up final clash with Ostapenko

Former French Open runner-up Simona Halep staged a remarkable fightback and saved a match point to reach the semi-finals with a 3-6, 7-6 (6), 6-0 win over Elina Svitolina yesterday. Like Ostapenko, Halep is one win away from her first Grand Slam title. The 47th-ranked Ostapenko, the first Latvian player to reach a Grand Slam final, won 7-6 (4...

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  • Jose Mourinho Accused of £2.9m Tax Fraud During Real Madrid Regime
Jose Mourinho Accused of £2.9m Tax Fraud During Real Madrid Regime

A judge will decide whether there are grounds to take the matter to court. The Portugal captain has been accused of ceding his image rights to a company in the British Virgin Islands so as to avoid paying £13m tax on them in Spain . The 34-year-old, who is out of contract at Real Madrid and has been linked with a free transfer to Paris ...

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  • Lowry finishes in the Top 50 at US Open
Lowry finishes in the Top 50 at US Open

Actually, all he probably had to do to win the tournament was par out. "I played really well today". "Third round I was just a little frustrated, especially after I started". The two remaining major championships, the Open Championship at Royal Birkdale and the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow Club both offer 600 points to the victor, and t...

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  • ICC may scrap Champions Trophy
ICC may scrap Champions Trophy

Along with then skipper Salman Butt and fellow pacer Mohammad Asif, Amir deliberately bowled no-balls during the Lord's Test of Pakistan's tour of England and was eventually found guilty of wrongdoing which robbed him of what was an excellent start to a promising global career.

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  • Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud
Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud

There's been speculations also in some quarters amid the uncertainty over Ronaldo's future that his former club Manchester United and French side Paris Saint-Germain are exploring the possibility of landing his signature. He's their star player, but Portugal would rather talk about anyone except Cristiano Ronaldo . A judge will then decide i...

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  • Celtics trade No. 1 pick in 2017 National Basketball Association draft to Sixers
Celtics trade No. 1 pick in 2017 National Basketball Association draft to Sixers

History will say the Boston Celtics passed on the No. 1 overall pick in this years National Basketball Association draft, not only trading it away but doing so in a deal with one of the teams fiercest rivals. By trading away the chance to draft Fultz, the Celtics have shown that Thomas is their point guard of the future. Sixers big man J...

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  • Ronaldo to Appear Before Judge in July for Tax Fraud
Ronaldo to Appear Before Judge in July for Tax Fraud

When it became public that a prosecutor in Madrid filed a tax fraud complaint against Ronaldo on June 13, the news went viral and several global media platforms speculated that this could cause the footballer to leave Real Madrid this summer.

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  • Jose Mourinho latest to be accused of tax fraud in Spain
Jose Mourinho latest to be accused of tax fraud in Spain

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has spoken for the first time about the future of Cristiano Ronaldo amid rumours he wants out of the Spanish capital following accusations of tax fraud . It looked like Ronaldo would be staying at Real Madrid , after winning his fourth Champions League trophy at the club. It is understood, however, ...

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  • Raonic loses to 698th-ranked Kokkinakis at Queen's
Raonic loses to 698th-ranked Kokkinakis at Queen's

Here I am, I got in the draw and I was so lucky to be here. Meanwhile in Birmingham, two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova made a winning return to grass with a 6-2, 6-3 victory over her fellow Czech Tereza Smitkova to move into the second round of Aegon Classic.

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  • Authorities in Alaska were shocked by back-to-back black bear attacks
Authorities in Alaska were shocked by back-to-back black bear attacks

In the first attack on Sunday, a black bear killed 16-year-old runner Patrick Cooper , who got lost competing in a mountain race south of Anchorage . Nationwide, he said, roughly two people a year are killed by bears. "The mother was here with her family, her children, they were running the race", Nathan Michell, of the Anchorage police depar...

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  • NBA Finals: How to Pop Bottles Like a Warrior
NBA Finals: How to Pop Bottles Like a Warrior

But Obama did not compliment the Finals MVP on scoring 30-plus points each game. The Warriors are owned by multi-billionaire Joe Lacob and are set to move into what could be the NBA's premier arena in 2019. But assembling great players has never been a guarantee of instant success as too many star players can sometimes create issues with how the ba...

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  • VAR is the future, insists FIFA president Infantino
VAR is the future, insists FIFA president Infantino

The Spartak Moscow midfielder lifted the ball over Marinovic and saw his effort hit the post before Boxall, one of two defenders desperately scrambling back to try to clear, helped it over the line. Russia's players duly delivered a victory their head of state had all but demanded this week by beating a poor New Zealand team 2-0. The security sys...

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  • Hamilton Jumps Back Into Title Contention With Win In Canada
Hamilton Jumps Back Into Title Contention With Win In Canada

Even when pitting, Hamilton had gained such a large margin at the front that he was able to change tires and return to the track while still retaining the lead. Perez had earlier asked to let them race after being told at one stage that he would have to let the Frenchman pass if he did not overtake Ricciardo within three laps.

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  • Too hot for planes: Flights cancelled as extreme heat hits Phoenix
Too hot for planes: Flights cancelled as extreme heat hits Phoenix

A major heat wave is occurring across the western United States and a new report says that will become more common in coming years. As American Airlines explained in a statement today, those flights use Bombardier CRJ regional aircraft , which have a maximum operating temperature of 118 degrees.

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  • Milos Raonic loses to 698th-ranked player at Wimbledon tuneup
Milos Raonic loses to 698th-ranked player at Wimbledon tuneup

It's been a day of big shocks at Queen's as the top three seeds all lost. Murray , who will be trying to win the tournament for the sixth straight time , faces Jordan Thompson in a first-round match Tuesday. “Obviously it would have been a lot easier scheduling everything if I was to be here and have many more matches ahead of me.”. A...

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  • Man Utd boss Mourinho accused of Spanish tax fraud
Man Utd boss Mourinho accused of Spanish tax fraud

He also revealed yesterday that Real turned down the opportunity to sign goalkeeper David de Gea from Man United last summer, while playing down the possibility of bidding for the Spain worldwide again. In the season just ended, he won three trophies in his debut campaign at Manchester United , although he drew criticism after a poor league pe...

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  • Netherlands thump India 3-1 to top pool B in HWL SemiFinal
Netherlands thump India 3-1 to top pool B in HWL SemiFinal

The India Today in a report estimates over 80-90 per cent Indian punters had staked a total of Rs 2,000-2,500 crore (US$309-387k) on the Men in Blue who were the firm favourites with a brilliant 12-2 record against their neighbours in ICC events.

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  • Danny Ainge hints that the Celtics weren't going to take Markelle Fultz
Danny Ainge hints that the Celtics weren't going to take Markelle Fultz

If it's young players, that might be fine, but they have a core group right now that has a finite window with which they can contend, and a possible 2019 first rounder doesn't fit into said window. Durant opted out of about $28 million to become a free agent briefly in an effort to help Golden State re-sign sixth-man extraordinaire Andre Iguodala.

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  • Manchester United would be delighted with re-signing Cristiano Ronaldo - Ray Parlour
Manchester United would be delighted with re-signing Cristiano Ronaldo - Ray Parlour

A four-time Ballon d'Or victor, the 32-year-old Ronaldo is the top European soccer player. Spanish prosecutors said on Tuesday that the Portuguese manager owes Spanish tax authorities 3.3 million euros ($3.7 million), a Madrid prosecutor said in a statement, adding it had presented a claim to a local court.

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  • Los Angeles, Ball seem to be match
Los Angeles, Ball seem to be match

Sentinel and Enterprise staff photos can be ordered by visiting our SmugMug site. The Los Angeles Lakers are trying to acquire an additional first-round pick ahead of Thursday's NBA Draft , per several reports . "With the certainty of No. 1, we know we control our circumstances". We watched the same Finals that everybody did. Colangelo ...

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