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

The Canadian came agonisingly close to a golden summer on grass past year when he reached the Queen's and Wimbledon finals, only to lose to Andy Murray on both occasions. Raonic only reached the last 16 at the recent French Open, but clay doesn't suit his big-serving game as well as the manicured lawns of London .

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  • Harry Kane credits Royal Marines for late Hampden equaliser
Harry Kane credits Royal Marines for late Hampden equaliser

The home fans turned up the volume as Scotland pressed deep in the opposition half and Kyle Walker took his time with a throw-in as England regained their composure. "I think it was an important moment for the team, important moment individually for Harry", Southgate said. HARRY KANE admitted his last-gasp England goal saved his captain...

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  • Coach seeks a brighter beginning from Cameroon
Coach seeks a brighter beginning from Cameroon

Ange Postecoglou's side take on Cameroon on Thursday knowing that a defeat would put a semi-final spot beyond their reach if Germany and Chile draw in Kazan. "I hope we start the game better than we did against Chile". "I'm disappointed with the result but not the performance of my players". "There's no question we're a team full of character a...

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  • No time to panic: Cristiano Ronaldo after Mexico draw
No time to panic: Cristiano Ronaldo after Mexico draw

Cristiano Ronaldo fails to attend a post-match press conference following Portugal's 2-2 draw with Mexico , as questions continue to mount over his Real Madrid future. "We could have been more aggressive". "We were unlucky against them before so we'll be going for three points". A report by a Portuguese newspaper two days before Sunday's ga...

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  • Real Madrid president discusses failed Neymar move and past Lionel Messi interest
Real Madrid president discusses failed Neymar move and past Lionel Messi interest

Real were unable to strengthen their squad in the January transfer window due to a transfer ban for illegally signing minors but since the sanction was lifted, they have been linked with a raft of players like France forward Kylian Mbappe and AC Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma .

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  • Patriots Sign Ex-Jets Linebacker David Harris
Patriots Sign Ex-Jets Linebacker David Harris

The 33-year-old defender notably spent his entire 10-year National Football League career in the "Big Apple" as a member of the Jets prior to his recent release. He will add obvious experience to an already talented group of Patriots linebackers. Harris has also proven useful in the pass-rush throughout his career with 35.5 sacks, and had six sacks...

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  • Bayern Munich threaten Chelsea and Manchester United over Robert Lewandowski interest
Bayern Munich threaten Chelsea and Manchester United over Robert Lewandowski interest

Sky Sports' football expert Guillem Balague believes both Manchester United and Chelsea have held preliminary talks with the Bavarians, however London is said to be Lewandowski's preferred destination. The Poland worldwide is now one of Europe's most feared strikers and holds an incredible record of 110 goals in three seasons with Die R...

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  • Watson and Robson among Wimbledon wildcards
Watson and Robson among Wimbledon wildcards

The 25 year-old has enjoyed automatic qualification into the main singles draw in recent years but has had to rely on a wild card this time because she is ranked outside the world's top 100. Willis caused something of a sensation with his run through pre-qualifying and qualifying before going out in the second round against Roger Federer on Centre...

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  • Title victory gives new identity to Pak cricket: former captains
Title victory gives new identity to Pak cricket: former captains

He said all the players deserve huge amount of praise. However, they quickly silenced their critics by defeating top-ranked South Africa and Sri Lanka to reach the last four, where they stunned previously unbeaten hosts England before outclassing defending champions India in Sunday's final.

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  • Pakistan jump to sixth position in ICC ODI Team Rankings
Pakistan jump to sixth position in ICC ODI Team Rankings

It must constantly niggle somewhere that in all India's stroke-making and run-accumulating, little of it has come against the quality and challenge provided by our original cricketing rivals. The victory was Pakistan's first global 50-over trophy since lifting the 1992 World Cup. In a stunning manner, Pakistan thrashed India by 180 runs to lift the...

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  • Anil Kumble steps down as India head coach
Anil Kumble steps down as India head coach

Although Kohli had previously denied suggestions his relationship with Kumble had deteriorated, reports suggested the skipper was among several players unhappy with the coach's management style. And as a coach, he's done a tremendous job. Kumble's future had been the subject of speculation ahead of this month's ICC Champions Trophy after the BC...

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  • Portugal vs Mexico Confederation Cup group stage match end in draw
Portugal vs Mexico Confederation Cup group stage match end in draw

KAZAN, Russia (AP ) - Title contenders Portugal and Mexico fought out an entertaining 2-2 draw in the Confederations Cup on Sunday, with each team scoring in the last five minutes. "It is the first time Portugal plays in it, so it is a privilege for us all to be here". "It's going to be very hard, but we have players who are very capable and ...

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  • 76ers officially trade for No. 1 pick
76ers officially trade for No. 1 pick

ANALYSIS: Should the Philadelphia 76ers decide to pick Lonzo Ball , there are other options left for the Los Angeles Lakers who will pick at No. "Get up and down". "We think it's very good value", Ainge said. "The timing of the deal and the protections on the pick suggests both teams were negotiating on common grounds".

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  • Sixers Officially Move Up to No. 1 in Trade With Celtics
Sixers Officially Move Up to No. 1 in Trade With Celtics

Their miniature point guard was an MVP candidate last season on the Eastern Conference's best team (by regular-season record, at least), and adding a similarly explosive player who thrives with the ball in his hands could have caused problems.

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  • Watford close to sealing £8m deal for Will Hughes of Derby County
Watford close to sealing £8m deal for Will Hughes of Derby County

Derby have been unable to provide the talented midfielder the opportunity to play in England's top-flight, narrowly missing out on a chance in the promotion play-offs in recent years, but Watford's new coach Marco Silva has granted him the chance to take the step-up into the Premier League .

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  • Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud during time at Real Madrid
Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud during time at Real Madrid

Ronaldo is now on duty for Portugal at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation which ends on July 2. The Portuguese-born Mourinho , 54, served as Real Madrid's coach from 2010 to 2013. Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo calls for referee's attention during the Confederations Cup, Group A soccer match between Portugal and Mexico, at the Kazan ...

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  • Who said what: British & Irish Lions get first midweek win vs. Chiefs
Who said what: British & Irish Lions get first midweek win vs. Chiefs

It was great to get the win with the boys. When it comes to Test selection, however, little has changed. Asked what Test selection would mean to him, Daly replied: "It would be wonderful; at the start of the year I didn't think I had a chance".

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  • Lakers not likely to pass on Ball with No. 2 pick
Lakers not likely to pass on Ball with No. 2 pick

The 76ers all but sealed Fultz's draft-night fate by pulling the trigger on a deal with Boston earlier this week that sent the No. 3 overall pick and a future first-round pick to the Celtics in exchange for the first-overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

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  • Chauncey Billups Could End Up In Cavaliers' Front Office
Chauncey Billups Could End Up In Cavaliers' Front Office

Gilbert, meanwhile, also thanked Griffin for his contributions while he was with the Cleveland Cavaliers , mentioning that he became an instrument in getting the Cavs' first NBA Championship. He played in over 1,000 NBA regular season games during his career, after he was drafted with the third overall pick in the 1997 NBA Draft by the Bosto...

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  • NBA Finals, Game 3: Warriors 118, Cavaliers 113 (final)
NBA Finals, Game 3: Warriors 118, Cavaliers 113 (final)

The Cleveland Cavaliers watched a six-point lead disappear in the final three minutes, a slide that proved to be fatal as they dropped a 118-113 decision to the Golden State Warriors in Game 3 of the NBA Finals on Wednesday night at Quicken Loans Arena.

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