• Portugal looks to return to winning ways
Portugal looks to return to winning ways

It is the second game of Portugal vs Mexico which ended in a 2-2 draw, that had so much drama and controversies. It is the first time Portugal plays in it, so it is a privilege for us all to be here. Fedor Smolov scored in the second half to seal the win for the host nation. However, it was Russian Federation who finished strongly with ...

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  • Eoin Morgan's side look to start series with a win
Eoin Morgan's side look to start series with a win

Bairstow and Hales cruised home to leave. England too were undone in their quest for Champions Trophy glory with a semi-final defeat by eventual champions Pakistan. After three run-outs in their Champions Trophy exit at the hands of India, De Villiers survived a repeat as Eoin Morgan missed a shy at the stumps with his counterpart well short.

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  • Punjab: Amarinder announces total waiver on crop loans for small, marginal farmers
Punjab: Amarinder announces total waiver on crop loans for small, marginal farmers

CM Amarinder Singh received a formal approval from the council of ministers on the amendment bill in the Punjab Vidhan Sabha regarding the issue. Free houses and low-priced houses to the people belonging to the weaker sections of the society were also among the promises made the new Punjab Chief Minister in Vidhan Sabha.

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  • Los Angeles Clippers interested in trading for Paul George
Los Angeles Clippers interested in trading for Paul George

But telling local media and fans that he " wants to win" and "be the first to bring a championship" to IN while actually wanting to be IN a completely different location with a team that has averaged 23 wins over the past 4 years will leave an very bad taste IN the organization's and Pacers fans' mouths.

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  • FIFA warns Mexico over rude chants at Confederations Cup
FIFA warns Mexico over rude chants at Confederations Cup

The hosts beat New Zealand 2-0 in the tournament opener with Fyodor Smolov the star of the show in Saint Petersburg, but this will be a totally different proposition for the hosts against Cristiano Ronaldo and Co. This historic event was made possible by the Confederations Cup's sponsor McDonald's, showing that football is open to disabled c...

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  • Pacers, Lakers Discussing Paul George Trade
Pacers, Lakers Discussing Paul George Trade

But you look at the teams that have the assets to go after Paul George ", Lowe said , naming the Phoenix Suns, Philadelphia 76ers , and Denver Nuggets, "none of those three teams are buzzing about Paul George right now. They can not afford to lose the talent that by adding George to the mix will possibly give them a new Dynasty for the next ...

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  • Kumble vs Kohli; Cricket fans cheering for Pakistan held for sedition; more
Kumble vs Kohli; Cricket fans cheering for Pakistan held for sedition; more

Sri Lanka's early exit in the tournament caused them to swap places with Pakistan , as they toppled from No. 6 to No. 8 in the rankings. The team also had success in the T20 format, taking home the World T20 title in 2009. "When we arrived here (in England ), we were No 8 and now we are the champions", said the 30-year-old gloveman. The win...

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  • Scalise's Condition Improves, Upgraded From Serious To Fair
Scalise's Condition Improves, Upgraded From Serious To Fair

He has required several surgeries for a reported gunshot wound to the hip. Doctors previously said Scalise's condition "was as critical as you can be when he came in". House Speaker Paul Ryan on Tuesday said that Scalise had been talking and texting following the shooting. The three other people also shot in Wednesday's attack are Congressional...

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  • Russia vs Portugal: how and where to watch
Russia vs Portugal: how and where to watch

Mexico claimed a 2-2 draw with Portugal in their Confederations Cup opener on Sunday. After that, the two teams will squad off at 11 a.m. ET. The abandonment of the Confederations Cup in its current format would be a big change in the four year cycle of the worldwide calendar with many confederations timing their own competitions to act a...

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  • Mexico recovers to beat NZ 2-1 in fiery Confed Cup game
Mexico recovers to beat NZ 2-1 in fiery Confed Cup game

Mexico defender Carlos Salcedo will miss the remainder of the Confederations Cup due to a shoulder injury suffered against New Zealand. The on-pitch fracas in Sochi, Russia, included punches thrown and involved so many players that referee Bakary Gassama of Gambia had to assess the fight on a replay.

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  • England's Ball 'cherishes' New Zealand haul
England's Ball 'cherishes' New Zealand haul

New Zealand can still reach the semi-finals if they beat Bangladesh in their final game and Australia lose to England . Chasing an imposing 311, New Zealand did not have the best of starts as they lost Luke Ronchi in the first over, bowled by Jake Ball (2/31).

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  • Celts, 76ers finalize blockbuster for top picks
Celts, 76ers finalize blockbuster for top picks

Heck, the top two MVP candidates in 2017 are point guards in James Harden and Russell Westbrook, and both Steph Curry and Kyrie Irving were key in leading their teams to the Finals-this year's draft should continue the trend. Terms of the deal were agreed upon Saturday night after Fultz conducted a workout for the 76ers. There are some conditions...

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  • Kyrie Irving Making It Known He Would Leave Cleveland If LeBron Leaves
Kyrie Irving Making It Known He Would Leave Cleveland If LeBron Leaves

The seven-time National Basketball Association champion does have a point. Here are three examples of points of emphasis for the Cavaliers to focus on during the offseason. He is coming off a season where he averaged career highs with 25.2 points on 47.3 percent shooting from the field along with 5.8 assists, and 1.2 steals per game.

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  • Cleveland Cavaliers Interested In Paul George Even As A Rental
Cleveland Cavaliers Interested In Paul George Even As A Rental

Once his contract elapses, the Lakers will have between $37 and 49 million in cap space. The Pacers want LA's No. 2 pick, but the Lakers have been adamant about their desire to keep and use that pick. Outside of Aldridge, picks and maybe Dejounte Murray could be involved in a trade. There's no Carmelo Anthony No Trade Clause attached to h...

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  • There could be pain in Spain as Mourhino faces tax charges
There could be pain in Spain as Mourhino faces tax charges

The Dublin branch of Moore Stephens says it works to "the highest professional standards ensuring compliance" with all laws. The Portuguese has been accused of tax avoidance in Spain and in the aftermath of those reports , it emerged that he wants a new challenge away from Spain having achieved all he can with the 12-time European Champions....

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  • Cherchesov claims Putin's speech motivated Russian Federation
Cherchesov claims Putin's speech motivated Russian Federation

Still, the Russians secured the three points they needed to. The "khorovod" traditional Russian round dance and funfair with more characters from Russian folklore were also featured in the ceremony. "We could have been more aggressive". "We've worked hard and I believe now we're well-prepared for the opening game", Zenit midfielder Igor Smolnik...

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  • Kudos to Pakistani cricket team
Kudos to Pakistani cricket team

They have been waiting for this for a long, long time. Pakistan's victorious Champions Trophy cricketers have been welcomed home as heroes, with huge crowds gathering as the celebrations continue unabated. The south Asian nation claimed their third ICC tournament, having earlier won the 50-over World Cup in 1992 and the World Twenty20 in 2009...

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  • Top Real Madrid star has his 'heart set' on Man United move
Top Real Madrid star has his 'heart set' on Man United move

The 29-year-old and his father Jorge Horacio Messi were found guilty of using companies in Belize, Britain, Switzerland and Uruguay to avoid paying taxes on 4.16 million euros of Messi's income earned from his image rights from 2007-09. Ronaldo, a player United are naturally interested in, has a prohibitively high one billion euros (£880million) ...

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  • Irish player set to captain Lions against Maori All Blacks
Irish player set to captain Lions against Maori All Blacks

Owen Farrell's chances of playing against New Zealand may have been dealt a blow. Gatland has made a full 15 changes to the side that fell 23-22 to the Highlanders on Tuesday, reverting partly to those who secured victory with a defensively flawless performance against the previously unbeaten Crusaders in Christchurch.

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  • Durant plans to opt out, re-sign with Warriors
Durant plans to opt out, re-sign with Warriors

Durant has a player option for the 2017-2018 National Basketball Association season and he will reportedly decline using that. Durant was to be paid about US$28 million (S$38.8 million) in salary next season, but he will take about US$4 million less than the maximum deal he could have been paid.

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