• Pacquiao hopes Mayweather vs McGregor fight won't be boring
Pacquiao hopes Mayweather vs McGregor fight won't be boring

The fight has been the biggest topic of discussion for nearly a year in the combat sports world, and after a ton of hype from fans and media, UFC President Dana White worked out a deal with Mayweather and company to make the "dream fight" a reality.

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  • CWS FINALS: Things to know as LSU, Florida play for title
CWS FINALS: Things to know as LSU, Florida play for title

He became the only documented player in the championship's history to homer from both sides of the plate in a game, was the first player to have a multi-homer CWS game since TCU's Bryan Holaday in 2010 and was the first LSU player to do it since Brad Cresse in 1998.

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  • Rain cuts short Windies, India ODI
Rain cuts short Windies, India ODI

Although Windies are now ranked ninth in the ICC rankings table, Kohli insisted that his team will not take any game lightly. But the partnership was finally broken by Chinaman Kuldeep Yadav , who got rid of Lewis to pick his first ODI wicket of his career.

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  • Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix
Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff later said that the data presented to the stewards clearly showed Hamilton did not hit the brakes on the exit of the corner. Stroll stayed on the inside of the track but was powerless to defend as Bottas just edged ahead to take second place by 0.1s at the flag. With the earlier incident still fresh in their minds, Hamil...

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  • Paul George trade: Cavs, Nuggets, Pacers talking three-team trade
Paul George trade: Cavs, Nuggets, Pacers talking three-team trade

It seems as though it's only a matter of time before the Pacers deal George . The specific players Denver would have sent to IN are not immediately known, but veteran forwards Kenneth Faried and Wilson Chandler and guard Emmanuel Mudiay are all known to be available.

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  • Faf backs AB as Proteas skipper
Faf backs AB as Proteas skipper

We were hoping to play a better game of cricket. And I believe the same thing over here in this tournament and the last one. "Because I'm a good captain". Indian captain Virat Kohli has admitted to having a hard talk with his teammates following the unexpected defeat to Sri Lanka at The Oval. De Kock was bowled sweeping Ravindra Jadeja , bri...

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  • England's Morgan defends skipping series decider
England's Morgan defends skipping series decider

South Africa appealed and, after the decision was referred to third umpire Tim Robinson, the former England opening batsman decided, as required under cricket's Law 37, that the obstruction had been "wilful" and Roy, to his visible dismay, was given out.

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  • Pogba: I would be happy if Griezmann joined Man City
Pogba: I would be happy if Griezmann joined Man City

Paul Pogba and Antoine Griezmann are firm friends, and the players often talk about each other in the press and post about their meetings on social media. But the midfielder insists manager Jose Mourinho's view is the only thing that is important to him. "What matters is what the coach thinks of you, not the rest".

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  • 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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  • Rafael Nadal apologises and reveals reason for withdrawal from Aegon Championships
Rafael Nadal apologises and reveals reason for withdrawal from Aegon Championships

He also becomes the first man or woman in the Open Era to win 10 titles at a Grand Slam . "It's really incredible. To win La Decima is very, very special", said Nadal. Everything Wawrinka tried was returned to him with interest, not that the 32-year-old ever stopped fighting. It's not the first time he takes a similar decision: also in 2013 he...

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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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