• All eyes on Shiv Sena meeting over Kovind
All eyes on Shiv Sena meeting over Kovind

The Shiv Sena has 63 MLAs. I hope that other parties too will come forward to support us. He has a nice personality. "If someone is trying to make a Dalit a President with the goal of gaining a vote bank then we are not with them", Thackeray said.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo, Jose Mourinho caught up in Spain tax scandal
Cristiano Ronaldo, Jose Mourinho caught up in Spain tax scandal

The 32-year-old is understood to be unhappy with what he perceives as a lack of protection from the club after he was charged with defrauding the Spanish government of £13m in unpaid tax. In the ongoing saga that is fully grown men not understanding how taxes work while playing football in Spain, Angel Di Maria has been handed a one year suspended ...

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  • Man United boss Jose Mourinho releases statement following tax fraud allegations
Man United boss Jose Mourinho releases statement following tax fraud allegations

Last week, Ronaldo was accused by a state prosecutor of four counts of tax fraud totaling 14.7 million euros ($16.5 million). " Jose Mourinho has not received any notification with regards to the news published". Ronaldo, who is in Russian Federation at the Confederations Cup with Portugal's national soccer team, has played in Spain for Real Mad...

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  • Unstoppable Rafael Nadal wins his 10th French Open title
Unstoppable Rafael Nadal wins his 10th French Open title

He claimed a second break moments later to take the first set , and there already seemed no way back for the Swiss, who was in search of a second French Open title and fourth Grand Slam. Nadal powered his way to a 3-0 lead in the second and consolidated the break easily, without even being pushed to deuce. However, the indisputable King of Clay...

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  • Di María given fine for Spanish tax fraud
Di María given fine for Spanish tax fraud

After Cristiano Ronaldo was accused of tax fraud in Spain, the man hoping to take advantage of his woes by luring him to Manchester has also fallen foul of the authorities. He and Mourinho are both clients of football super-agent Jorge Mendes , who has also been summoned to appear before the court at Pozuelo de Alarcon on June 27.

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  • Bayern Munich dismiss rumours linking Lewandowski with move to Premier League
Bayern Munich dismiss rumours linking Lewandowski with move to Premier League

The Polish striker notched 30 goals last term, but missed out on the top-scorer gong to Dortmund's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang by a single goal. Unsurprisingly this news has put some of Europe's biggest clubs on alert. While he has also claimed Bundesliga's top scorer award twice. Chelsea are now trying to capitalise and have now made a serio...

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  • Nadal Writes History by Winning 10th Roland Garros Title
Nadal Writes History by Winning 10th Roland Garros Title

On Sunday night Nadal struck a note of caution about his chances on grass, admitting that the low movements needed on the surface aggravate his troublesome knees. He lost in the quarterfinals at Roland Garros , where he won the title a year ago to complete a career Grand Slam. "But, at the same time, he is still in the world's top four, in the...

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  • Read cleared to play against Lions
Read cleared to play against Lions

It was a great return to form for the Exeter winger after a hard start to the tour. Gatlands admits the Lions coaches will face one of their toughest ever selection meetings to finalise the men to face New Zealand . Gatland has raised the issue publicly in urging referees to clamp down ahead of the Test series, and here was the first evidence ...

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  • Boston Sportscaster Feeling The Heat For Translator Remark
Boston Sportscaster Feeling The Heat For Translator Remark

Following a single by Benintendi, Betts scored on a groundout by Xander Bogaerts . "I don't know, I mean I'm going to try to control what I can control, " Carter said about his playing time at first. Jackie Bradley Jr. hit a comebacker that Sabathia grabbed with his bare hand and threw to first for the first out. Facing Sandy Leon, who hit a lon...

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  • Renowned soccer coach Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain
Renowned soccer coach Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

The Portuguese coach has become the latest high-profile football figure accused of tax fraud . The summoning of Ronaldo coincided with the same Madrid-based prosecutor's office accusing Mourinho of two counts of tax fraud. "It is possible that the Spanish tax authorities will announce further investigations into other individuals before the en...

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  • Mourinho ´in compliance´ with all his tax obligations
Mourinho ´in compliance´ with all his tax obligations

Unhappy Ronaldo has been linked to Manchester United and other top clubs after reportedly threatening to leave Real and quit Spain after running into problems with tax authorities. Only goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev denied Portugal victory by a greater margin as he made vital saves from Ronaldo and Andre Silva either side of half-time.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo has already 'softened' his stance on leaving Real Madrid
Cristiano Ronaldo has already 'softened' his stance on leaving Real Madrid

Perez said: "This is all very odd". "This is very odd and in the next few days I'll talk to him. And we don't need him, because it's hard to build a team in which there is such a person, because everything is focused on him", Smolov said. In case you didn't know... ... The Paris Saint-Germain winger defrauded the Spanish government a sum of £...

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  • Chauncey Billups targeted by Cavaliers to be next team president
Chauncey Billups targeted by Cavaliers to be next team president

On the one-year anniversary of the Cavaliers winning their first National Basketball Association title and ending the once legendary Cleveland Sports Curse, the team was without the man who was the architect of that championship winning team.

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  • Jose Mourinho refutes tax fraud accusations
Jose Mourinho refutes tax fraud accusations

In three years with Real Madrid , Mourinho won La Liga in 2012 and the Spanish Cup in 2011. Mourinho has been accused of two counts of tax fraud - €1.6m in 2011 and €1.7m in 2012. Both Ronaldo and Mourinho are represented by Portuguese agent Jorge Mendes . The Portugal forward has strenuously denied the allegations and threatened to quit th...

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  • What Royce Lewis brings to the Minnesota Twins as No 1 pick
What Royce Lewis brings to the Minnesota Twins as No 1 pick

With the second pick, Cincinnati took California high school right-hander Hunter Greene, one of the top two-way talents in a draft stocked with them. They took Joe Mauer in 2001 the only other time they held the No. 1 pick. MLB.com's scouting report for Greene notes his future is on the mound with a fastball that settles in the 95-98 miles pe...

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  • Di Maria agrees deal in Spain over tax fraud
Di Maria agrees deal in Spain over tax fraud

The two charges of fraud which he is pleading guilty to carry an eight-month prison sentence each, but under Spanish law, a first-time offender is not required to serve time in jail for a sentence below two years. To this date, neither the Spanish tax authorities, nor the public prosecutor have contacted Jose Mourinho or his advisers, who were hi...

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  • Confederations Cup: Mexico v New Zealand
Confederations Cup: Mexico v New Zealand

Will the "Aztecs" and even add to beat New Zealand? Organisers have laid fresh turf at the Krestovsky Stadium to allay fears over the condition of the pitch that prompted Zenit to shift their final league match to their former ground.

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  • FIFA Confederations Cup: Mexico come from behind to beat New Zealand
FIFA Confederations Cup: Mexico come from behind to beat New Zealand

We always understood and respected their playing idea, a very direct type of football, with a lot of contact. "So I would imagine that's part of (the incident)". "It is true that the camera shows what I said but their assistant is responsible for everything that happened". Later on Wednesday, Mexico needed second-half goals by Benfica's Jimenez a...

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  • Russian Federation ace Fedor Smolov doesn't want Cristiano Ronaldo's Confederations Cup Portugal shirt
Russian Federation ace Fedor Smolov doesn't want Cristiano Ronaldo's Confederations Cup Portugal shirt

Despite the off-field disruption, Ronaldo picked up the man-of-the-match award in Portugal's opening 2-2 draw with Mexico on Sunday. Ronaldo's headed goal on eight minutes was enough to seal victory and a first ever win for Portugal on Russian soil, having failed in four previous visits.

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  • Portugal claims 1st win at Confederation Cup
Portugal claims 1st win at Confederation Cup

Down 1-0 at the end of the first half, Mexico made a stunning comeback and continued to put pressure on the New Zealanders all throughout the second half and end the game in a 2-1 victory. "We're sad about that, and let's see what the exam results tell us". The FIFA Confederations Cup is viewed by experts as a rehearsal for the organisers, ...

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