• Cilic downs Muller to reach Queen's final
Cilic downs Muller to reach Queen's final

With top seeds Andy Murray , Stan Wawrinka and Milos Raonic bowing out as early as in the first round, both Lopez and Cilic have done well to reach the final day of the grass-court tournament. Spain's Feliciano Lopez celebrates by kissing the trophy after winning the final against Croatia's Marin Cilic . Muller had never won an ATP tit...

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  • Kumble's exit won't have affect India's performance: Kohli's childhood coach
Kumble's exit won't have affect India's performance: Kohli's childhood coach

Acknowledging Kohli's welcome tweet, Kumble had replied by saying: "Thanks @imVkohli looking forward to working with you and team India". Virat Kohli has ended things from his side and preferring to focus on the respect he has for the country's leading test wicket-taker.

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  • Mexico knock out hosts Russian Federation with 2-1 victory
Mexico knock out hosts Russian Federation with 2-1 victory

The ball bounced once before Akinfeev came running out to clear the ball. Igor Smolnikov had Russia's best chance to level, smashing over from close range, but the hosts could not produce a comeback and will not participate in the semi-finals, with Mexico progressing alongside Portugal from Group A.

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  • It's Anil Kumble's Personal Decision To Step Down, Says Sourav Ganguly
It's Anil Kumble's Personal Decision To Step Down, Says Sourav Ganguly

Kumble said he was "surprised" by Kohli's stance "since I had always respected the role boundaries between captain and coach". Kohli, in a press conference during Champions Trophy this month, said these were made up stories by the media.

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  • LSU to face Florida in SEC vs
LSU to face Florida in SEC vs

He noticed then and during Friday's 3-1 win how patient the other lineup was. The 2017 College World Series finals have been set, and it will be an all-SEC affair. "I know there will be a time when they get to sit back and reflect and realize what they accomplished", he said. "I hit three hard balls against Louisville and ended up 0-for-4, that...

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  • Crystal Palace on brink of Frank De Boer appointment
Crystal Palace on brink of Frank De Boer appointment

De Boer, who won 112 caps for Netherlands during a playing career which included stints with Ajax, Barcelona and Rangers, is the replacement for Sam Allardyce , who quit at the end of last season after steering Palace clear of danger. De Boer has been out of work since being sacked by Inter Milan , after just 85 days in the job, in November a yea...

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  • Brace from Werner puts Germany in semi-finals
Brace from Werner puts Germany in semi-finals

Germany extended its lead two minutes after the red card on a diving header from Timo Werner . Cameroon were gifted a way back into the match when Marc-Andre ter Stegen let Aboubakar's header burst through his gloves in what was a poor goal to concede for the Barcelona keeper.

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  • Sebastian Vettel: Lewis Hamilton brake-checked me
Sebastian Vettel: Lewis Hamilton brake-checked me

The penalty cost Vettel all chance of race victory after he assumed the lead when Hamilton was forced to pit in the interests of safety, due to a loose headrest. Hamilton said: "For him to pretty much get away with driving into another driver is a disgrace ". But Vettel defended himself and insisted Hamilton should also have been puni...

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  • Di Mar a given fine for Spanish tax fraud
Di Mar a given fine for Spanish tax fraud

But Schmeichel, who played 292 games for Manchester United , says he's not sure what player would be the better bet. Rodriguez netted 11 goals in 32 appearances for Real Madrid last season. Ronaldo has denied any wrongdoing. A, based in the Virgin Islands, before September 2004 and that he knowingly used a "business structure" involving severa...

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  • America's new US Open champion Koepka once considered quitting golf
America's new US Open champion Koepka once considered quitting golf

He called Blake Smith, his manager at Hambric Sports, and told him, "I don't even want to play". Third in the 2014 Dubai Desert Classic in January and the European Masters, he then captured the rich Turkish Airlines Open to finish eighth on the Race to Dubai and be voted European Tour Rookie of the Year.

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  • Elk Grove Native Kyle Larson Comes Home to Race in Sonoma
Elk Grove Native Kyle Larson Comes Home to Race in Sonoma

Kyle Larson will be on the pole for Sunday's NASCAR 2017 Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma , Calif . For Harvick, it was the first victory since Stewart-Haas Racing switched to Ford this season. Harvick is another former Cup champion who needs a win to secure his place in the Chase, and he has a finishing average of 14.6 in 16 starts at Sono...

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  • Hamilton 'doesn't care' about Vettel incident
Hamilton 'doesn't care' about Vettel incident

I think that says it all. He had to pit during lap 32 and comes out of the track on P9, with Vettel in the race lead followed by Ricciardo and Stroll. He would later pick up a 10-second stop-go penalty for risky driving, an extremely light punishment for the offence. In the battle behind, Perez was left fighting hard to keep Verstappen back with ...

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  • Danny Ainge Claims He Never Wanted Markelle Fultz In The First Place
Danny Ainge Claims He Never Wanted Markelle Fultz In The First Place

History will say the Boston Celtics passed on the No. 1 overall pick in this years National Basketball Association draft, not only trading it away but doing so in a deal with one of the teams fiercest rivals. 1 pick and "by a significant margin". We won't officially know where any players are going until the draft kicks off on June 22nd, but at...

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  • Germany v Chile: Low wants improvement against 'top-class' Copa America holders
Germany v Chile: Low wants improvement against 'top-class' Copa America holders

His dogmatic adherence to his philosophy is commendable when it works, but becomes frustrating when it falls flat and Australia's 3-2 group stage loss to Germany was another case of the latter. "It's just disappointing. I didn't come here to lose games". Australia have now lost four FIFA Confederations Cup matches in a row, having failed ...

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  • Jackson snubs Celtics, happy as a Sun
Jackson snubs Celtics, happy as a Sun

On the ESPN telecast, analyst Jay Bilas said: "Jackson performed at high level. I'm super excited to be here, and grateful for this opportunity". Jackson becomes the first local product to be chosen in the National Basketball Association draft since 2014 when Pleasant Groves C.J.

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  • Lauda: Hamilton v Vettel 'will' turn physical
Lauda: Hamilton v Vettel 'will' turn physical

Daniel Ricciardo won in Baku , but much of the talk afterwards centred on the row between Hamilton and Vettel after they clashed before one of the three restarts in the race. Last year's GP2 race was marred by chaotic restarts when Nobuharu Matsushita sped up and slowed down on the run to the line after nearly catching the safety auto, causin...

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  • Hamilton v/s Vettel: Fuming racers disagree on penalty
Hamilton v/s Vettel: Fuming racers disagree on penalty

With the win Ricciardo stays fourth in the drivers championship while Vettel moved 14 points ahead of Hamilton at the top. Sebastian Vettel acted in such a manner because he believed that Hamilton had deliberately slowed in front of him, something that's referred to as "brake-testing" in Formula One .

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  • Arsenal forward Chris Willock set to join Benfica on free transfer
Arsenal forward Chris Willock set to join Benfica on free transfer

Despite recording only two appearances for the Gunners in the EFL Cup last season, Willock is still quite a talented forward. Willock is expected to soon put pen to paper with Benfica and will sample the Portuguese top flight as he looks to take the next step in his career.

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  • All Blacks bring in McKenzie after Smith setback
All Blacks bring in McKenzie after Smith setback

Hansen denied there was a deliberate ploy to injure Murray. "And after he's kicked he's been pushed a few times, and pushed to the ground". With the Lions smarting from a 30-15 loss in the First Test in Auckland, Gatland, has picked a side with a smattering of players with a realistic chance of featuring in the Second Test.

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  • Federer beats Alexander Zverev 6-1, 6-3 for 9th Halle title
Federer beats Alexander Zverev 6-1, 6-3 for 9th Halle title

Almost everything worked out for me". Federer, who skipped the clay-court season after winning the Miami Open in early April giving himself 10 weeks' rest before playing in the Mercedes Open last week, claimed his fourth title of the year, matching Rafael Nadal's tally, and he will be seeded ahead of his Spanish rival for Wimbledon, which starts ...

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