• Sanchez breaks Chile goal record vs. Germany
Sanchez breaks Chile goal record vs. Germany

Later in the sixtieth minute, Australia's skipper Mark Milligan equalized from the penalty spot after Alex Gersbach was apparently brought down inside the penalty box. Although they were much tighter against Cameroon , it was against a much less potent attacking side, and against a strong Chile assault, they are very unlikely to be able to g...

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  • Ronaldo confident of Portugal glory
Ronaldo confident of Portugal glory

Silva was in ideal position, and had a tap-in for his team's second goal. Portugal swiftly doubled their lead when Eliseu's unsafe low cross from the left was forced home by Silva, although there was brief concern for the new Manchester City signing as he landed awkwardly on his ankle.

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  • Podcast: Lakers 2017 NBA Draft recap
Podcast: Lakers 2017 NBA Draft recap

The Lakers also exchanged picks with the Utah Jazz , who made another deal with the Denver Nuggets , while the Sacramento Kings and Portland Trail Blazers agreed on a two-for-one swap. Butler, one of the league's most dynamic two-way players, joined forces again with Thibodeau, who coached the Bulls for five seasons before being fired in 20...

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  • Markelle Fultz Excited to Play for (Team Name)
Markelle Fultz Excited to Play for (Team Name)

If you rose or fell dramatically in the draft, you're going to fall into one of those categories, after all. Oh, and the biggest victor of all in Los Angeles is the aforementioned LaVar. No other school has done that as many times. The Sixers inked undrafted free agents Melo Trimble of Maryland and Kentucky guard Isaiah Briscoe to summer league...

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  • Chelsea set to make sensational superstar plus cash bid for Cristiano Ronaldo
Chelsea set to make sensational superstar plus cash bid for Cristiano Ronaldo

Perez confirmed that he meant to speak to Ronaldo in a bid to defuse his anger over his fraud charges, but it seems there is a viable option open to him if he is determined to make a move this summer. "He's a very good person", Perez told Onda Cero. The Real Madrid president, Florentino Perez , has similarly publicised his belief that Ronaldo ...

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  • Red Sox retire No. 34 for Ortiz: 'This is his (pause) city'
Red Sox retire No. 34 for Ortiz: 'This is his (pause) city'

In the game, Hanley Ramirez and Sandy Leon both hit two-run home runs and Red Sox pitcher Rick Porcello snapped a four game losing streak. "We want to thank you for not the clutch hits, the 500 home runs", Pedroia said. Ortiz belted 483 career homers with the Red Sox, a total that trails only Williams (521) on the franchise's all-time list. LAA ...

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  • Mexico defeats Russian Federation 2-1 to advance to Confederations Cup Semifinals
Mexico defeats Russian Federation 2-1 to advance to Confederations Cup Semifinals

Petersburg Stadium, Russia , Saturday, June 24, 2. ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) - European champion Portugal showed 95th-ranked New Zealand the respect of selecting Cristiano Ronaldo and other stars when rest was an option. But the Portugal captain made no mistake after Danilo was wrestled to the ground in the area by a combination of Tom Doy...

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  • Hurricanes release protected list for National Hockey League expansion draft
Hurricanes release protected list for National Hockey League expansion draft

Within that time frame, the Golden Knights can make any type of transaction they want - from side deals with existing teams interested in protecting assets, to flip deals, in which Vegas would draft a specific player from one team's unprotected list and then flip that player to another team for other considerations.

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  • South Africa Beat England In A Thrilling T20 Encounter
South Africa Beat England In A Thrilling T20 Encounter

England newcomer Tom Curran believes he can bowl even quicker after taking three wickets on his global debut. Jason Roy s weird dismissal turned the second Twenty20 global s South Africa s way as the Proteas won by just three runs at Taunton on Friday.

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  • Hirving Lozano seals Mexico win to send Russian Federation out of Confederations Cup
Hirving Lozano seals Mexico win to send Russian Federation out of Confederations Cup

The 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A match between New Zealand and Portugal will be played at Saint Petersburg Stadium and kicks off at 17:00 CEST on Saturday 24 June 2017. Play had continued for about 30 seconds before the game was stopped for the review. Defender Georgy Dzhikiya headed narrowly over the bar from the game's final...

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  • Osorio proud of Mexico's fighting spirit at Confederations Cup
Osorio proud of Mexico's fighting spirit at Confederations Cup

New Zealand coach Anthony Hudson had vowed they would bounce back after Saturday's opening 2-0 defeat by Russian Federation and his team were true to his word. Hosts Russia took a deserved 25th-minute lead through Aleksandr Samedov , but Nestor Araujo equalised for Mexico with a looping header on the half hour.

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  • Lonzo Ball thinks the Lakers can make the playoffs next season
Lonzo Ball thinks the Lakers can make the playoffs next season

The Lakers got rid of the final three seasons of center Timofey Mozgov's $64 million contract in the deal, acquiring mobile center Brook Lopez - who has one year left on his deal - and the 27th overall pick used to get Utah forward Kyle Kuzma .

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  • BCCI tried to mediate between Kumble, Virat: Shukla
BCCI tried to mediate between Kumble, Virat: Shukla

The BCCI deputed M.V. Sridhar to supervise the team management for the Windies tour while Indian Premier League (IPL) Chairman Rajeev Shukla asserted on Wednesday that a new coach will be appointed before the Sri Lanka series next month.

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  • Mexico relishing chance to prove maturity, advance vs. Confederations Cup host Russia
Mexico relishing chance to prove maturity, advance vs. Confederations Cup host Russia

Portugal booked their place in the semi-finals of the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup with a 4-0 defeat of New Zealand on Saturday evening after their last Group A match at the Krestovsky Stadium in Saint Petersburg, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.

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  • Azerbaijan GP - Saturday - Qualifying Session Report
Azerbaijan GP - Saturday - Qualifying Session Report

Hamilton moves into second outright in the all-time pole position standings and is on course to match Michael Schumacher's tally of 68 at the British Grand Prix should he take pole at the Red Bull Ring in two weeks' time. "Coming down to the last corner I was just thinking "please be enough". "The result is okay, but obviously I am not entir...

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  • 76ers take Markelle Fultz, Lakers Lonzo Ball at top of NBA draft
76ers take Markelle Fultz, Lakers Lonzo Ball at top of NBA draft

From there, they turned aggressive, traded with the Celtics for the top pick, and Thursday selected University of Washington freshman Markelle Fultz . The LA Lakers followed up by taking the much talked about UCLA guard Lonzo Ball . Ball should fit perfectly in this Lakers team, as his mentor will be one of the greatest playmakers...

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  • Lewis Hamilton: 'Valtteri Bottas has earned Mercedes seat'
Lewis Hamilton: 'Valtteri Bottas has earned Mercedes seat'

As the session was restarted with three minutes to go, there was just enough time for one flat-out lap - and it was during this last-moment "do- or-die" phase that Hamilton managed to leapfrog ahead of teammate Valterri Bottas , who until then had been fastest.

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  • Here's LaVar Ball Being Raucously Booed While Leaving The Draft
Here's LaVar Ball Being Raucously Booed While Leaving The Draft

For now, though, the Lakers will bank on Ball helping revive a franchise that last made the playoffs in 2013. Lonzo Ball and his dad are staying home with the Los Angeles Lakers . "I'm going to do what it takes to get the right players in here with the right mindset", Johnson said. The Lakers surprised many observers when they traded R...

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  • No concerns for Gatland if Warburton misses out
No concerns for Gatland if Warburton misses out

So they'll both get game time and Sam gets another chance on Saturday night to come and perform. The Tour captain is named on the bench for the upcoming clash and although he may well still feature against the All Blacks next weekend, a non-dominant performance from the bench this Saturday and a good display from Sean O'Brien may well consign h...

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  • Joel Embiid tells Ben Simmons to Dunk Over Lonzo Ball
Joel Embiid tells Ben Simmons to Dunk Over Lonzo Ball

The Lakers made a sneaky good trade late in the draft, moving down two spots from the No. 28 and acquiring a second round pick in the process. Pelinka said that Ball's play will be "infectious" and make his teammates more willing passers as well .

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