• Churchill Downs wins initial OK for e-gambling
Churchill Downs wins initial OK for e-gambling

CDI said the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission on Tuesday afternoon had given conditional approval to the company's request to offer "exotic wagering on historical racing". That location is a few miles from the Louisville track. This location is very close to the track of Churchill Downs that is used for the Kentucky Derby race.

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  • Pakistan progress to sixth position in ICC Rankings after Champions Trophy success
Pakistan progress to sixth position in ICC Rankings after Champions Trophy success

With the eighth edition of the Champions Trophy done and dusted, it's time for the team to collect their reward money. The already considerable scoreboard pressure became impossible for India to cope with when Mohammad Amir reduced them to 33 for three.

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  • Tapwrit triumphs in Belmont Stakes
Tapwrit triumphs in Belmont Stakes

But having won two out of the three legs and trained two of the top three finishers at the Belmont, Pletcher didn't harp on the missed opportunity. The son of Tapit came back to NY to freshen up for his run in the Test of a Champion. "The horse was close to being able to compete but we ran out of time". Despite his current favorite status, Iri...

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  • Ronaldo header gives Portugal win over Confed Cup hosts Russia
Ronaldo header gives Portugal win over Confed Cup hosts Russia

Ronaldo's eighth-minute header in Moscow gave Portugal their first win in the tournament and victory over New Zealand on Saturday would secure a semi-final spot. However, the hosts were unlucky not to force an equaliser after a string of chances in a strong second-half display. Mexico head coach Juan Carlos Osorio apologised for his ...

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  • Australian Open: Mixed day for Indian shuttlers
Australian Open: Mixed day for Indian shuttlers

Prannoy bowed out of the $750,000 Australia Open Superseries here on Wednesday. While Srikanth defeated Chinese Taipei shuttler Kan Chao Yu 21-13, 21-16 in his men's singles opener, Sai Praneeth had to sweat it out to register a hard-fought 10-21, 21-12, 21- 10 win over Tommy Sugiarto .

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  • Ronaldo Header Gives Portugal 1 - 0 Win over Hosts Russia
Ronaldo Header Gives Portugal 1 - 0 Win over Hosts Russia

The win leaves Portugal in a strong position on four points in Group A with just a game against outsiders New Zealand remaining Saturday. Federation Internationale de Football Association said on Tuesday it had warned the FMF about the misconduct of a "small group of Mexican fans in relation to insulting and discriminatory chants" during Sund...

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  • Fearless Ostapenko 'amazed' by French Open triumph
Fearless Ostapenko 'amazed' by French Open triumph

She would beat a former Grand Slam champion, Sam Stosur, a former world No1 Caroline Wozniacki , the reigning Olympic champion Monica Puig, and would finally deny the woman who could claim the top ranking for the first time if she won the title, Simona Halep .

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  • Mourinho also guilty of tax fraud at Real Madrid, say Spanish prosecutors
Mourinho also guilty of tax fraud at Real Madrid, say Spanish prosecutors

Ronaldo , 32, is similarly said to have used a Virgin Islands shell company to to cheat on his taxes - something he denies. The Argentinian global defrauded the Spanish government to a sum of £1.14 million during his four-year spell with Real Madrid between 2010 and 2014.

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  • All Whites suffer second loss at Confeds Cup
All Whites suffer second loss at Confeds Cup

Russia's Georgy Dzhikiya headed narrowly over in stoppage time as Ronaldo's 74th worldwide goal proved decisive. "We're professionals, we just think about doing our best and going as far as we can at this Confederations Cup ", said Pepe, who is out of contract at Real.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo has four Ballon d'Ors for a reason - Russian Federation boss
Cristiano Ronaldo has four Ballon d'Ors for a reason - Russian Federation boss

The two sides clashed in Sochi , with New Zealand getting eliminated and Mexico creeping closer to qualifying for the knockout stage after second-half goals from Raul Jimenez and Oribe Peralta and an overall fantastic effort from Javier Aquino.

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  • Mourinho accused of tax fraud during Real Madrid spell
Mourinho accused of tax fraud during Real Madrid spell

Besides the statement, which can be seen below, Mourinho's advisers also published a document from tax authorities which they say "attested that he... The Portugal global is set to give evidence in his case on 31 July. The prosecutor said Ronaldo used shell company in the Virgin Islands to cheat on his taxes.

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  • Jose Mourinho refutes tax fraud claims after complaint filed by Spanish prosecutors
Jose Mourinho refutes tax fraud claims after complaint filed by Spanish prosecutors

A statement issued by the section for economic crimes of Madrid's provincial state prosecutor's office said its investigations indicated that Mourinho committed tax fraud in 2011 and 2012. Mourinho, 54, allegedly owes the Spanish tax authorities €3.3 million ($3.7 million). The player is accused of defrauding tax authorities of €14.7m, by also ...

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  • Johnson: Trump's 'Rigged' Talk Made It Hard To Address Election Interference
Johnson: Trump's 'Rigged' Talk Made It Hard To Address Election Interference

Former Homeland Security secretary Jeh Johnson outlined how Russian interference in the election did not affect voting machine tallies, but could have affected the election in other ways, during a House Intelligence Committee hearing on June 21 at the Capitol.

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  • Josh Jackson wanted to meet with Celtics, couldn't work it out
Josh Jackson wanted to meet with Celtics, couldn't work it out

Jackson averaged 16.3 points, 7.4 rebounds, and 2.1 assists a game. "National player of the year, he has to get drafted". "He was like, 'Yeah, it's 30 hours away". 3 pick. Regardless of whether the circumstances negatively affect his draft stock, Jackson said he will be happy wherever he lands. Will the Celtics keep Tatum or package him with...

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  • Sixers like Fultz first
Sixers like Fultz first

Fultz is the guy the Sixers want and they were willing to make the trade with a divisional foe, which is taboo in most circles, to make it happen. And if the last few days are indication, what follows might be a wild night inside Barclays Center.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo accused by prosecutor of having $16.5M in unpaid taxes
Cristiano Ronaldo accused by prosecutor of having $16.5M in unpaid taxes

Ronaldo denied the accusations through his representatives late on Tuesday. Last month, the Spanish tax authorities announced Ronaldo had adjusted his tax declarations and paid an extra 6 million euros in 2014. The former Manchester United player has led Madrid to back-to-back Champions League titles and its first Spanish league in five seas...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo ready to pay 14.7 million in Spanish tax fraud case
Cristiano Ronaldo ready to pay 14.7 million in Spanish tax fraud case

The Madrid prosecutor said the case was presented to a local court. Real Madrid , for what it's worth, appears to be doing what it can to retain Ronaldo, with manager Zinedine Zidane reportedly reaching out to calm the star's worries and pitch him on staying put.

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  • Di Maria to plead guilty to tax fraud
Di Maria to plead guilty to tax fraud

The accusations against Mr Mourinho , now the manager of Manchester United , date back to his time as coach at Real Madrid . Ronaldo is accused of defrauding Spanish authorities of 14.7 million Euros (12.95 million Pounds) between 2011 and 2014 and will now testify on July 31, reports The Independent .

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  • Mourinho Tax woes: Jose accused of tax fraud in Spain
Mourinho Tax woes: Jose accused of tax fraud in Spain

Since 2013, Mourinho has spent the past four years managing British football clubs - Chelsea from 2013 to 2015 and then Manchester United since 2016. They said Mourinho had already settled a previous claim relating to his Spanish taxes after a 2014 inquiry, which resulted in a penalty of 1.15 million euros ($F2.65m).

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  • Josh Jackson Blames Timing Of Trade For Not Working Out With Celtics
Josh Jackson Blames Timing Of Trade For Not Working Out With Celtics

The move signalled that the Celts were not looking at point guard Markelle Fultz - thought to be tomorrow's top pick - and instead at forwards like Jackson and former Duke wingman Jayson Tatum . That means Jackson could be taken at No. 3 by the Celtics, but by not working out with them, could that cause him to be skipped over? The 20-year-old fo...

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