• BCCI to receive $405 million from ICC as per revenue sharing model
BCCI to receive $405 million from ICC as per revenue sharing model

Zimbabwe's figure has been kept to what was previously decided for them - United States dollars 94 million. 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 cricket board a large chunk of its funding over...

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  • Cavaliers owner, Billups meeting for 2nd time
Cavaliers owner, Billups meeting for 2nd time

It was the second consecutive day of meetings between Gilbert and Billups. Billups has known he would be a possible candidate in Cleveland for several weeks, as it became clear a breakup between the Cavs and former general manager David Griffin was likely.

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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

The Islanders also sent a 2019 second-round pick and defense prospect Jake Bischoff to the Golden Knights as the means of losing a player of little effect to next season's roster. They saved $3.5 million in this deal. The Islanders selected Strome in the first round (fifth overall) of the 2011 NHL Draft. Eberle , 27, has had four straight seas...

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  • Gatland to curb chat ahead of All Blacks Test
Gatland to curb chat ahead of All Blacks Test

The first string have the look of a strong unit about them, and you would back them against most teams, but they are playing the best, and the task of putting all of the various elements together to come out with a successful result against New Zealand is a daunting one.

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  • FIA reveals 2018 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix dates
FIA reveals 2018 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix dates

Singapore , however, will not be rushed into extending its contract with F1, the trade ministry said yesterday as negotiations for the night race to continue in the city-state are under way. "We are negotiating new agreements that are not signed, but we have good communication and our expectation is that these races are on the calendar".

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  • Ladbrokes Loses Deal After FA Cuts Ties With All Betting Sponsors
Ladbrokes Loses Deal After FA Cuts Ties With All Betting Sponsors

The FA signed a deal with Ladbrokes as official betting partners 12 months ago, after a similar arrangement with William Hill, but all such sponsorships are to be brought to an end. The FA's four-year, £4m-per-year agreement with the bookmaker began only last season. The moves comes following high-profile cases of players gambling on matches an...

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  • Where and when to watch the NBA Draft live
Where and when to watch the NBA Draft live

There are two rounds in the draft, with 30 picks in each round. He is a superb in the pick and roll, because he can do everything that makes him a nightmare for opposing defenses. That young core of talent could provide a base to rebuild the team. Boston is in the market for wings to couple with guards Isaiah Thomas and Avery Bradley .

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  • EU, UK agree for Brexit negotiations: Michel Barnier
EU, UK agree for Brexit negotiations: Michel Barnier

Barnier, following the talks in a joint press conference with Davis, said: "Today we agreed on dates". The two parties also agreed on holding one-week monthly rounds of negotiations, noting that the next round will be held on July 17 and will tackle the main issues of Britain's separation from the European bloc.

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  • Jose Mourinho defends tax history after Spanish authorities file lawsuit
Jose Mourinho defends tax history after Spanish authorities file lawsuit

Jose Mourinho managed Real Madrid from 2010-2013. Barcelona star Lionel Messi was sentenced to a 21-month jail sentence and 2.09-million-euro fine previous year for tax fraud. He is under official investigation and will have to appear in the Pozuelo de Alarcon court No. 1 on July 31. The accusations against Ronaldo have caused speculation in...

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  • Chauncey Billups has second meeting with Cleveland Cavaliers
Chauncey Billups has second meeting with Cleveland Cavaliers

The only way to be suspended five games is when a player receives a third offense. The Cleveland Cavaliers roster might lose one of its brightest stars soon. George's team told the Pacers that the four-time All-Star meant to leave in the summer of 2018 when he becomes a free agent, according to the Associated Press .

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  • Indian convicted of spying seeks pardon from Pakistan
Indian convicted of spying seeks pardon from Pakistan

Kulbhushan Jadhav , the Indian national whom Pakistan sentenced to death for alleged espionage, has filed a second mercy petition with Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff, according to a press release put up by the official spokesperson of Pakistan Armed Forces.

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  • Draft up next during dizzying days of deals
Draft up next during dizzying days of deals

But I think we're still moving on the same path. With NBA Draft Day upon us, follow TSN's Rumour Mill blog for all the latest trade buzz and which teams may be trading up, down or making a blockbuster move. Indiana's OG Anunoby suffered a season-ending knee injury in January and still is rehabbing with a return to the court projected in Octob...

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  • Get your act together - BCCI's 'soft' warning to Virat Kohli
Get your act together - BCCI's 'soft' warning to Virat Kohli

Team India won 12 off 17 Tests, 8 off 13 ODIs and 2 off 4 T20Is played under Kumble's reign. "It [a captain-coach relationship] needs to be a strong relationship, that's for sure, they need to be on the same page", he added, while also stating that there must always be room for debates and discussions between the coach and the captain.

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  • Jimmy Butler prefers to stay with Bulls over Cavaliers
Jimmy Butler prefers to stay with Bulls over Cavaliers

No stranger to organizational dysfunction, Jimmy Butler was warned Tuesday night to stay away from the Cavaliers . One was for Paul George . The gamble is enormous for Ainge, who has run the risk that Fultz will blossom into an NBA All-Star for a division rival.

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  • The 8 teams contesting the Confederations Cup in Russia
The 8 teams contesting the Confederations Cup in Russia

The report said that workers on World Cup stadium construction sites in six cities had wages unpaid or delayed for months and worked in temperatures as low as -25 degrees Celsius without sufficient breaks to warm up. But the author of the Human Rights Watch report, Jane Buchanan , said the scheme had left a lot to be desired. Workers on seve...

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  • Jimmy Butler Hopes to Stay in Chicago
Jimmy Butler Hopes to Stay in Chicago

Such a deal would hinge on a third team being brought in to make the deal happen because the Cavaliers don't have the right assets to trade directly with the Bulls . Sources close to the situation indicated that in his meeting with the Bulls front office last week, veteran Dwyane Wade told them he would not stick around for a rebuild.

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  • Perez: Real Madrid are not thinking about selling Cristiano Ronaldo
Perez: Real Madrid are not thinking about selling Cristiano Ronaldo

FIFA Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo headed in the victor for Portugal in the eighth minute in the Group A match which sent them to the top of the group standings with four points. "I must defend him at all costs, both as a player and as a person". Ronaldo is now on duty for Portugal at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation which en...

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  • Morgan credits England bowlers for win over Kiwis
Morgan credits England bowlers for win over Kiwis

Later, the hosts England emerged victorious after beating New Zealand by 87 runs. England are sitting atop the Group A having won their opening game against Bangladesh by 8 wickets, whereas New Zealand are at No. "Both sides with bat and ball are very aggressive attacking teams", Buttler added. "They were truly the highlight of the ...

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  • Ireland and Afghanistan become Test nations: ICC
Ireland and Afghanistan become Test nations: ICC

Ireland and Afghanistan, indisputably the best two Associate nations in the world, are the first two countries to be granted Test match status since Bangladesh became a full member back in 2000. Good men no longer with us like John Wright and John Caldwell, no doubt there are others. Ireland and Afghanistan take the total of countries playing T...

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  • JK: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch sector
JK: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch sector

The BAT, which generally comprises special forces of the Pakistan Army and some terrorists, carried out the attack at around 2 pm with the aid of cover fire by the Pakistani troops from their posts, an Army official said. The Indian Army is giving a bifitting reply to the ceasefire violation that is taking place in Khari Karmara areas of the Po...

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  • Confed Cup: Ronaldo's Header Takes Dominant Portugal Past Russia In Group A
Confed Cup: Ronaldo's Header Takes Dominant Portugal Past Russia In Group A

Mexico were 2-1 up in stoppage time in an important group stage match against the All Whites when New Zealand's Michael Boxall broke through Mexico's midfielders and closed on the goal. Hudson regarded Mexico as a world-class team and believed it is going to take an extraordinary effort to upset them. Hosts Russia are third in ...

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  • Diego Costa only interested in Atletico Madrid transfer?
Diego Costa only interested in Atletico Madrid transfer?

Manchester City are preparing a bid for Borussia Dortmund and Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. Southampton will speak to former Alaves coach Mauricio Pellegrino imminently and may appoint him as the club's new manager by the end of this week.

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  • Portugal looks to return to winning ways
Portugal looks to return to winning ways

The European champions will need to at least draw to ensure a spot in the semi-finals. "We had more opportunities and we were just winners". "If I was a big team in world football and we were taken right to the edge by a smaller team like New Zealand there's a certain amount of discomfort there and big pressure".

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  • Problems? What problems? Ronaldo on target in Portugal win
Problems? What problems? Ronaldo on target in Portugal win

The Real Madrid star found the net after just eight minutes, beating goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev with a strong header from close range, and Stanislav Cherchesov's side were unable to find a response. An impressive opening half from Portugal . It was a miserable start for the Russian skipper, who was making his 100th worldwide appearance. ...

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  • Oscar banned for eight games after mass brawl
Oscar banned for eight games after mass brawl

Oscar was knocked to the floor by furious Guangzhou players before mayhem broke out between both squads and the coaching staff. The incident was in first-half injury time during Guangzhou R&F's 1-1 draw with Shanghai SIPG , shortly after Hulk had equalised for the away side, who are managed by former Tottenham and Chelsea boss Andre Villas-...

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  • Crystal Palace could appoint Premier League man, but he has budget concerns
Crystal Palace could appoint Premier League man, but he has budget concerns

Crystal Palace may not be the only ones closing in on appointing a new manager, with Premier League rivals Southampton said to be close to naming former Liverpool defender Mauricio Pellegrino as their new boss. The Dutchman has been out of work since a 14-game spell with Inter Milan , but he made his name at Ajax where he won four successive ...

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  • Ronaldo won't quit Real, says Real boss
Ronaldo won't quit Real, says Real boss

According to Spanish media, Ronaldo has expressed much outrage against Spain's treatment of him, especially after being thrown these tax evasion allegations. We have not received any offer for Cristiano, nor for [Álvaro] Morata [the striker wanted by United] or James [Rodríguez]. "But now in the case of Cristiano Ronaldo , we want to clarify...

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  • Puig, Grandal power Dodgers past Mets 8-2 and into 1st place
Puig, Grandal power Dodgers past Mets 8-2 and into 1st place

It's far from the first time Puig has annoyed opponents with his antics, but there was no obvious attempt at retaliation from the Mets. The home-run trot was timed at 32.1 seconds, the second-longest in Major League Baseball this season. "I don't look at it that way, but it is what it is". He did throw a season-high 105 pitches in his most recent s...

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  • For Real? Madrid President Reveals Plans to Sign Messi
For Real? Madrid President Reveals Plans to Sign Messi

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has revealed that his club almost signed Neymar before the Brazilian star joined rivals Barcelona . Unable to sign the Brazilian, Perez sanctioned a then-world record transfer for then-Tottenham man Gareth Bale in September 2013.

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  • Wenger key to Kylian Mbappe deal
Wenger key to Kylian Mbappe deal

Former Arsenal legend Robert Pires has advised Arsene Wenger to spend big this summer in order to bring the club back on track. The 26-year-old is together with Kylian Mbappe one of the many players linked with a summer move to the Emirates.

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  • Expansion Vegas loads up on D-men, could make more trades
Expansion Vegas loads up on D-men, could make more trades

In addition to Neal, the Golden Knights also announced the selections of forwards Pierre-Edouard Bellemare , Connor Brickley , Chris Thorburn , defensemen Jason Garrison and Deryk Engelland , and goalie Jean-Francois Berube . Aside from the expansion draft results, the NHL will announce its award winners for the 2016-17 season, includi...

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  • Now Mourinho accused of $3.7m tax fraud
Now Mourinho accused of $3.7m tax fraud

Ronaldo, who is in Russian Federation at the Confederations Cup playing for Portugal, has played in Spain for Real Madrid since 2009. Jose Mourinho savaged after Real Madrid tax fraud accusation . Ronaldo reportedly has considered moving out of the country and playing somewhere else due to accusations against him. "To this date, neither the Sp...

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  • Cameroon Lose To Chile After Disallowed Goal At Confederations Cup
Cameroon Lose To Chile After Disallowed Goal At Confederations Cup

Cristiano Ronaldo , coming off a tumultuous week off the field, had set up Ricardo Quaresma's opening goal for Portugal , and Javier " Chicharito " Hernandez hit Mexico's equalizer just before halftime. Soares' goal had to be confirmed by video review but it eventually stood. Pepe dodged questions on the future of his Real Madrid team...

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  • Ronaldo getting 'stick' from Portugal team-mates over new haircut
Ronaldo getting 'stick' from Portugal team-mates over new haircut

Former Manchester United striker, Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez however equalised for Mexico in the 42nd minute with a diving header. "It's not the result we wanted, we had the game nearly won", said Ronaldo , who was voted the man of the match.

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  • Mickelson, Fowler among top names at St Jude Classic
Mickelson, Fowler among top names at St Jude Classic

Amateur Braden Thornberry and former Gator Billy Horschel were among five players two shots back. "The key to my round today was the key to anyone's round who plays well here and that is you've got to keep the ball in front of you", said the 44-year-old.

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