• Confed Cup: Cameroun Challenge Germany for Semis Spot
Confed Cup: Cameroun Challenge Germany for Semis Spot

Siani sarcastically applauded Colombian referee Wilmar Roldan before the official consulted a tablet computer at the side of the pitch to see the images for himself. But the world champions broke the deadlock when Draxler exchanged passes with Demirbay, who blasted past Cameroon goalkeeper Fabrice Ondoa from distance on 48 minutes.

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  • Cameroon coach angry at Confederations Cup traffic delays
Cameroon coach angry at Confederations Cup traffic delays

Cameroon play world champions Germany in Sochi on Sunday, while the Socceroos play Copa America holders Chile in Moscow . Cameroon will seek to impose themselves early on in Thursday's match against Australia at the Confederations Cup to avoid a repeat of the tepid start to their opening game of the tournament which they lost to Chil...

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  • Vettel says Hamilton deserved penalty
Vettel says Hamilton deserved penalty

The two racers collided during one of three re-stars in a insane race in Baku . While both Force India's came back to the pits and Kimi's auto limped back on three wheels after picking up debris, the second safety vehicle period was out. Stroll finished third for his first ever F1 podium finish, while Ricciardo won the race. He'd been putting in...

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  • Germany Defeat Cameroon To Book Place In Confederations Cup Semis
Germany Defeat Cameroon To Book Place In Confederations Cup Semis

Chile salvaged a 1-1 draw against a tenacious Australian side on Sunday to ensure progress to the last four of the Confederations Cup . Sunday, the Germans have to get past Cameroon to advance. Cameroon barely had time to readjust to having ten men before Germany doubled their lead with a slick second through Werner. Julian Draxler f...

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  • Feliciano Lopez beats Marin Cilic in Queen's Club final
Feliciano Lopez beats Marin Cilic in Queen's Club final

Spain's Feliciano Lopez celebrates with the trophy after winning the final against Croatia's Marin Cilic , left, at The Queen's Club tennis tournament in London, Sunday June 25, 2017. He saved a match point and secured a tight and tense 4-6 7-6 (7-2) 7-6 (10-8) victory on his third championship point to avenge that painful loss. Lopez, Cil...

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  • Rangers Trade Derek Stepan, Antti Raanta To Coyotes, Land No. 7 Pick
Rangers Trade Derek Stepan, Antti Raanta To Coyotes, Land No. 7 Pick

Sometimes you hit and sometimes you miss. On Thursday, the team and coach Dave Tippett agreed to part ways, ending an eight-year run that included a run to the 2012 Western Conference Finals and plenty of ups and downs. 1 center Derek Stepan and backup goaltender Antti Raanta to the Arizona Coyotes for the No. 7 pick and 21-year-old defense...

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  • Confederation Cup 2017: Cristiano Ronaldo helps Portugal beat Russian Federation 1-0
Confederation Cup 2017: Cristiano Ronaldo helps Portugal beat Russian Federation 1-0

Jose Mourinho looks set to become the latest victim of that pesky Spanish taxman, following in the footsteps of Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Luka Modric. Ever since then there have been numerous reports saying that he wants to leave Real Madrid in the summer. I have not spoken to him since Cardiff.

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  • Confed. Cup: Cameroon, Australia Share The Spoils In 1-1 Draw
Confed. Cup: Cameroon, Australia Share The Spoils In 1-1 Draw

Kruse shot from distance straight at the goalkeeper. Postecoglou has stuck with the attacking formation since using it in a World Cup qualifier against Iraq in Tehran in March, though local media pundits have questioned whether Australia have the players to pull it off successfully.

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  • Undercooked Warburton anxious about Lions spot
Undercooked Warburton anxious about Lions spot

That's been challenging, it's been challenging for all of us. "We'll wait for the outcome but I would think at this moment in time, we've got a pretty big squad and we've got a lot of people in place to cover different positions". "The lads that came on added impact as well, gave us front-foot ball". Hogg was injured in an accidental collion with...

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  • Canada 'walk in the park' for Hamilton as Vettel fights back
Canada 'walk in the park' for Hamilton as Vettel fights back

Bottas in second gave Mercedes their first 1-2 finish of the season and Stroll took points for Williams, finishing P9 at his home Grand Prix. Charging from the back of the field after a first-lap incident with Max Verstappen sent him to the pits for a new front wing for his auto to finish fourth was points-leader Sebastian Vettel of Ferrar...

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  • Dawid Malan makes history as England score 181 in T20 series decider
Dawid Malan makes history as England score 181 in T20 series decider

Domingo was announced as Gary Kirsten's successor as South Africa coach in May 2013. The South Africa captain took the attack to Plunkett in the the 10th over, plundering him for three boundaries and a six to take the total to 84 for two at halfway mark.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo Accused of $16M Tax Fraud in Spain
Cristiano Ronaldo Accused of $16M Tax Fraud in Spain

Meanwhile, Real Madrid says it believes Ronaldo is "innocent" after a Spanish state prosecutor accused him of defrauding the country's tax office of 14.7 million euros ($16.5 million). And Real Madrid have now backed Ronaldo - saying they remain confident the forward will clear his name because of his "clear will" to adhere to Spain's tax law...

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  • On Korean War anniversary, South urges North to end weapons development
On Korean War anniversary, South urges North to end weapons development

North Korea has tested a new rocket engine as part of its efforts to build a missile capable of reaching the American mainland, United States officials said. But talks broke down and the North boycotted the Games. But they also follow American politics closely, and these days, many regard the dangers of erratic leadership as no longer being confin...

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  • STATE OF ORIGIN 2017: Maroons snatch victory from Blues
STATE OF ORIGIN 2017: Maroons snatch victory from Blues

I think it will be slippery and dewy and that certainly brings Queensland back into the contest, especially through that middle third of the field. Asked if the transition line was a "get out of jail free" card to ensure his future, Walters said: "No.

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  • Meet the Vegas Golden Knights' expansion draft roster
Meet the Vegas Golden Knights' expansion draft roster

So Vegas likely wants to get bad to get good, and it can also develop a few high-end prospects it just secured in defenseman Shea Theodore and right winger Alex Tuch, not to mention blossoming goal scorer Jonathan Marchessault. Much like the Florida Panthers first year in the National Hockey League, they started the roster from the goaltender o...

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  • Lions wait on fitness of Davies ahead of Maori challenge
Lions wait on fitness of Davies ahead of Maori challenge

Squad skipper Warburton, who played for 68 minutes, was also anxious about the massive penalty count. "The team above us is the All Blacks, we work really closely with them - I want these players to be proud of who they are, and they get the opportunity to represent Maori, New Zealand rugby, and to aspire to be the best team in the world, which i...

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  • Jordan Spieth birdies 18th to keep Travelers lead
Jordan Spieth birdies 18th to keep Travelers lead

One stroke behind them was former joint leader Joakim Lagergren (69), who had four birdies after a bogey on the second hole. Jordan Spieth high fives fans after putting on the 18th green during the third round of the Travelers. Boo Weekley was second after a 65. "It's a golf course which has yielded some wonderful numbers in the past", said ...

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  • Rio Ferdinand dreams of Cristiano Ronaldo's Manchester United return
Rio Ferdinand dreams of Cristiano Ronaldo's Manchester United return

Ronaldo is accused of using a business structure created in 2010 to allegedly hide his image rights income between 2011 and 2014. Perez did an interview Monday with Onda Cera where he spoke about the tax evasion accusations Ronaldo is facing.

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  • 'Down and dirty' All Blacks have tip for Lions
'Down and dirty' All Blacks have tip for Lions

At times, New Zealand's speed, awareness and attacking running lines were off the scale, yet the Lions lived with them for much of a memorable encounter. "You box kick down here, the All Blacks catch it and you don't get the ball back". "We hold the advantage in that we're one Test up, but they're going to have to chuck everything they've got...

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  • Magic sees Lonzo as one piece in Lakers' grand rebuilding plan
Magic sees Lonzo as one piece in Lakers' grand rebuilding plan

Hong). After all, his son, former UCLA star Lonzo Ball , was just drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers with the second overall pick and figures to be a franchise player for one of the most recognizable sports brands in the world. Now, we're accustomed to seeing players compared to others in their respective sport, but to compare Lonzo's vi...

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  • US lawmakers urge Trump to press PM Modi on trade, investment
US lawmakers urge Trump to press PM Modi on trade, investment

So far in his presidency, Trump has focused on outreach to China, India's strategic rival, as he looks to Beijing to rein in North Korea. In that he was not disappointed. According to Reuters , the Lockheed deal would be the biggest defense deal between the United States and India since bilateral defense ties were scaled up more than 10 years ...

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  • Scott Dixon spoils Penske party to win at Road America
Scott Dixon spoils Penske party to win at Road America

Two more Penske drivers will start in the second row after Josef Newgarden finished third and Simon Pagenaud came in fourth. Tony Kanaan will start 16th, a season low for the veteran driver, and Indianapolis 500 victor Takuma Sato will start in the second-to-last row in 20th place in a disappointing effort.

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  • Lakers Draft Lonzo Ball, Jimmy Butler Traded To Minnesota Timberwolves
Lakers Draft Lonzo Ball, Jimmy Butler Traded To Minnesota Timberwolves

Butler, a third-team All-NBA player last season, is one of the league's top two-way players and brings a veteran presence to a young team that hasn't made the playoffs in 13 years. "I'm not going to sit here and say that I didn't", Butler said by phone from Paris, where he is vacationing. "The longer you are with somebody, the more deposits you hav...

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  • Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick keen to prolong career
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick keen to prolong career

The 35-year-old is quoted by The Mirror as saying: " I haven't got an age in mind really, I need to just take it year by year ". 'I said that last year, I said it the year before and I will say it again next year too. "It might take me as long as Giggsy, but I'm not too sure". If the next season is to be his last then Carrick thinks there's m...

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  • Cilic beats Muller in 3 sets, reaches Queen's final
Cilic beats Muller in 3 sets, reaches Queen's final

Russian Daniil Medvedev beat fellow 21-year-old Thanasi Kokkinakis who failed to match the heights he reached when beating third seed Milos Raonic in round one, losing 6-2 6-2. Cilic continues to put a lot of pressure on his opponent with his serve and has dropped a combined nine first serve points in his last two matches. "You can imagin...

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  • ICC May Axe Champions Trophy for More T20 World Cups
ICC May Axe Champions Trophy for More T20 World Cups

The officer said they had also been charged with criminal conspiracy after the celebrations continued for hours. The charge of sedition is among the most severe under Indian law as the accused must surrender their passports, appear in court as and when ordered, while paying legal fees throughout the entire process.

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  • New Zealand wins 5th straight vs Oracle in America's Cup
New Zealand wins 5th straight vs Oracle in America's Cup

The team has been described as "a lone wolf" on account of them being the only one not to sign up to the framework agreement for the next America's Cup and beyond. “When we entered this we knew we were in for one hell of a battle. The first to 7 wins the Auld Mug. "I don't think we sailed that well today, to be honest".

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  • Lions need to create tries to down All Blacks: Dan Biggar
Lions need to create tries to down All Blacks: Dan Biggar

Lions and Chiefs players get to know each other 2017. With Wales star George North now not firing on all cylinders, Daly is set to spark some burning of the selectors' midnight oil and possibly claim a Test wing spot. "I'm sure there will be some lively debate and discussion". "At one point captain Rory Best went up to Garces and said, 'when ...

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  • On Day 5, Cosby jury asks for definition of reasonable doubt
On Day 5, Cosby jury asks for definition of reasonable doubt

The comedian, 37 years her elder, twice made what she called "suggestive" passes at her, but she rebuffed him, she said. He cited the appeal of the drug among the celebrity party set, and freely admitted using quaaludes during sex with women.

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  • Manchester United increase Morata offer
Manchester United increase Morata offer

This certainly makes sense, with captain Wayne Rooney increasingly becoming a periphery figure at the club and the BBC reporting that United are unlikely to offer injured Zlatan Ibrahimovic a new contract. " Manchester United are set to sign Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid , with the player's agent Juanma Lopez having met with Jose Ang...

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  • Aguero's agent speaks out over Manchester City future
Aguero's agent speaks out over Manchester City future

Notably, the 29-year-old was not the first-choice striker at the Etihad Stadium in the second half of last season as Gabriel Jesus became the Spanish tactician's go-to man. However, PSG's offer of increasing Aguero's £220,000-a-week wage is likely to have the City star thinking about moving to the French giants. Aguero is out of contract in m...

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  • Walker Backs Johnson Opposition On GOP Health Bill
Walker Backs Johnson Opposition On GOP Health Bill

He said Democrats "are doing everything we can to fight this bill because it's so devastating for the middle class". WASHINGTON (AP ) - Republican Sen. At least a half-dozen GOP senators - conservatives as well as moderates - have complained about the proposal, the secrecy with which McConnell drafted it and the speed with which he'd like to...

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  • Real Madrid star to remain at the Bernabeu
Real Madrid star to remain at the Bernabeu

They claim that Mourinho, who took over at United a year ago, failed to declare 3.3 million euros ($3.7m, £2.9m) during his time in the Spanish capital - 1.6 million euros in 2011 and 1.7 million euros in 2012. However, since the Portuguese star has been accused of tax fraud , which he has denied, his future at Madrid has been bleak. I had previ...

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  • Donald Trump calls on Republican senators to muster support for healthcare bill
Donald Trump calls on Republican senators to muster support for healthcare bill

Senate Republican leaders may rely on the deal-making former businessman to lean on conservative senators who are balking at the bill . The language of the bill will likely change before that vote and it is not clear if the legislation will garner sufficient support among Senate Republicans to pass.

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  • Toni Nadal hails 'brilliant' Rafa
Toni Nadal hails 'brilliant' Rafa

The French Open champion was due to play at the ATP 500 event starting Monday, but has chosen to skip the tournament, citing fatigue. Nadal fell to Federer in two of the three title matches, but on the red dirt in Europe, the Spaniard has been almost flawless.

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