• Confederations Cup 2017: Heavyweights Germany, Chile go head to head
Confederations Cup 2017: Heavyweights Germany, Chile go head to head

He said: "We played a really good first half but, after an hour, we lost the plot a bit". The 57-year-old warned Copa America holders Chile will be a different proposition entirely after opening Group B with a win of their own, 2-0 against Cameroon in Kazan .

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  • Real President Perez Expects Ronaldo to Stay
Real President Perez Expects Ronaldo to Stay

The 32-year-old did, at least, attend the obligatory press conference for the victor of the award - he skipped it altogether on Sunday in Kazan - but refused to answer any questions, instead reading out a couple of bland lines about the match itself .

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  • Surprise, surprise: Cristiano Ronaldo may stay at Real Madrid
Surprise, surprise: Cristiano Ronaldo may stay at Real Madrid

Last year, Barcelona forward Lionel Messi and his father Jorge were found guilty of tax evasion on the Argentina international's image rights, with more than 4m euros (£3.52m) owed in back payments. "We are accustomed to intensive speculation on possible arrivals and departures during the transfer period", wrote Rummenigge in the statement. Mouri...

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  • Joel Embiid happy with decision to acquire first overall pick
Joel Embiid happy with decision to acquire first overall pick

Fultz has flaws. Every player does. "Whether we are selecting No. 1 or just staying at three, there's been some talk in us acquiring another pick", Colangelo said. Building for the future is the best idea, as we will not be able to contend now without making insane, and highly unlikely moves. Even though he didn't advance to the NCAA tournamen...

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  • Trailer released for 'Stronger,' movie about bombing victim Jeff Bauman
Trailer released for 'Stronger,' movie about bombing victim Jeff Bauman

We'll see where Stronger falls on the ledger when it's released in theaters on September 22. The trailer for Stronger shows Jake Gyllenhaal and Tatiana Maslany caught in the middle of the Boston Marathon bombing. It is Jeff's deeply personal account of the heroic journey that tests a family's bond, defines a community's pride and inspires his...

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  • 'I just don't want a poor person' in top economic roles
'I just don't want a poor person' in top economic roles

Trump is suggesting at a rally Wednesday evening in Iowa that a solar wall would "create energy and pay for itself". He lauded them for electing him and he offered a new idea on building that border wall he talked about so much while campaigning in Iowa.

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  • Ohio community mourns Otto Warmbier today
Ohio community mourns Otto Warmbier today

North Korea announced Warmbier's detention January 22, 2016, and the University of Virginia student from suburban Cincinnati was sentenced in March 2016 to 15 years in prison with hard labor after a televised confession that he tried to steal a propaganda banner.

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  • BCCI gains: final say on bilaterals, seat in Strategic Group
BCCI gains: final say on bilaterals, seat in Strategic Group

The deal came after India protested a decision in April to divide revenues more equitably among members of the International Cricket Council (ICC) - a move which would have cost the Indian board a large chunk of its funding over the next eight years.

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  • Cavs meet with Chauncey Billups for a second time about GM vacancy
Cavs meet with Chauncey Billups for a second time about GM vacancy

He could be joining them as an executive. Instead, owner Dan Gilbert had no interest in hearing of a future without LeBron and he made a decision to let Griffin walk on Monday. When the Cleveland Cavaliers lost to the Golden State Warriors in the National Basketball Association finals, casual fans wondered what piece Cleveland could a...

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  • Gatland: All Blacks won't be too big a step up
Gatland: All Blacks won't be too big a step up

Gatland admitted his Test side would need to be more disciplined against the Crusaders , who are undefeated in Super Rugby in 2017. The Lions have refused to risk Sam Warburton, who is carrying an ankle niggle, but aside from that Gatland has named a starting team for the Crusaders that boasts a host of potential Test-match combinations....

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  • Oilers trade F Jordan Eberle to Islanders for C Ryan Strome
Oilers trade F Jordan Eberle to Islanders for C Ryan Strome

His best season was 2014-15, when he had 50 points. Eberle , 26, had 20 goals and 31 assists in 82 games with the team in 2016-2017. It was the latest move in a busy week of deals by Snow. The 23-year-old Strome disappointed in his third full National Hockey League season, recording 13 goals and 30 points along with a minus-8 rating.

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  • Celtics trade first overall pick to Philly
Celtics trade first overall pick to Philly

There are always surprises in the draft, and nobody knows quite what they will be. The Philadelphia 76ers obtained the top pick in Thursday's NBA Draft from the Boston Celtics on Monday, both teams officially completing a deal agreed upon and revealed over the weekend.

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  • US Open 2017: A look at the numbers from Erin Hills
US Open 2017: A look at the numbers from Erin Hills

The American shot a record-breaking 63 which matched the lowest round in major history. "Coming out of college it's a little different: you've got to do everything yourself". But they aren't the U.S. Open. Still, he could take some comfort and pride in matching the best finish ever by a Japanese in a men's Major, set by Isao Aoki, runner-up to ...

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  • Dortmund Gives Aubameyang An Ultimatum Regarding His Departure
Dortmund Gives Aubameyang An Ultimatum Regarding His Departure

Premier League giants Chelsea and Manchester City are both chasing the striker, with French side PSG also keen admirers. "We listen to other clubs when they are prepared to express their high appreciation [for Auba] in a financial way", chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke is quoted as saying by SportBild .

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  • Markelle Fultz Trade May Have 'Ripple Effect' On Nba Draft
Markelle Fultz Trade May Have 'Ripple Effect' On Nba Draft

The second draft pick this year-possibly Lonzo Ball to the Lakers-will get $4,555,500. Dirk Nowitzki , the career scoring leader among global players, will be one of the captains for the NBA's Africa Game on August 5. Anunoby, who was hurt for much of last season, did not post the most eye-popping numbers for the Hoosiers (11.1 points per ...

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  • Census: US growing older and more racially diverse
Census: US growing older and more racially diverse

Texas had the largest numeric increase in both the white and non-white Hispanic populations . The Bureau mails surveys to every US household with questions that include number of residents, their ages and ethnicity. West. "The abolishment of national origin entry quotas from the 1965 Immigration and Nationality Act made it possible for a great...

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  • Cavaliers are still in the mix for Pacers forward — Paul George trade
Cavaliers are still in the mix for Pacers forward — Paul George trade

The Cleveland Cavaliers haven't given up hope on pulling off a potential Paul George trade this offseason. Both of those things still need a couple years to gestate. George has been at IN for each of his seven seasons IN the National Basketball Association and is known as one of the league's best players with an average of 23.7 points and shot ...

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  • Spanish tax fraud: Mourinho risks jail term
Spanish tax fraud: Mourinho risks jail term

Ronaldo is now on duty for Portugal at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation which ends on July 2. Mourinho has not yet commented on the allegations. Prosecutors said he had failed to declare revenues from his image rights in his Spanish income tax declarations from 2011 and 2012, "with the aim of obtaining illicit profits".

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  • Boston Celtics Draft Talk: Josh Jackson Open To Playing In Boston
Boston Celtics Draft Talk: Josh Jackson Open To Playing In Boston

They have the No. 3 pick in the draft, which they acquired from the 76ers via the Sacramento Kings . Of course, why trade the #3 pick for a 28 year old player when we can draft a 19-20 year old who may make an impact year 1, and has fantastic potential.

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  • Pakistan beat England by eight wickets in Champions Trophy semi-final
Pakistan beat England by eight wickets in Champions Trophy semi-final

There was growing optimism, after a flawless group campaign this month, that England were at last about to add a maiden one-day worldwide title at their 19th attempt since the first World Cup in 1975. England captain Eoin Morgan said his team did not simply adapt to the conditions. Jos Buttler (4), Moeen Ali (11) and Adil Rashid (7) fell quickly ...

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