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FIFA Confederations Cup: Germany and Chile into semi-finals

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Siani was called back on to the field, and Ernest Mabouka was - correctly - sent off. There were flickers of a comeback by Cameroon when Vincent Aboubakar's flicked header slipped through Marc-Andre Ter Stegen's raised hands. Just as happened against Germany , another lapse in concentration cost Australia for Zambo Anguissa's goal. Alexis Sanchez refused to be drawn on his Arsenal future after becoming Chile's all-time top-scorer in Thursday's 1-1 draw with Germany at the ... Read More »

Germany 3-1 Cameroon: Germans make semi-finals

Cameroon coach Hugo Broos fielded the same starting line-up for both their opening 2-0 defeat to Chile and Thursday's disappointing 1-1 draw with Australia . While Chile who finished second with five points will take on Portugal on Wednesday. By securing top spot in Group B of the World Cup warm-up tournament, the inexperienced Germany squad playing without many of its 2014 World Cup winners will now stay in the Black Sea resort of Sochi and play Mexico on Thursday. Read More »

Jose Mourinho Absolutely Destroyed On Twitter After Reports Of Tax Fraud Emerge

Ronaldo is now strongly reconsidering an exit from the Santiago Bernabeu and will meet with Perez face-to-face to discuss the matter when he returns to Spain. There have also been suggestions Pepe has been advising his club and global colleague, urging him to leave Madrid for a new challenge, with Paris Saint-Germain and Ronaldo's former club Manchester United thought to be interested. Read More »

Daniel Ricciardo wins 'crazy' Azerbaijan Formula One Grand Prix

With the win Ricciardo stays fourth in the drivers championship while Vettel moved 14 points ahead of Hamilton at the top. Lance Stroll , seen here at the Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal on June 10. Vettel took fourth with three-time world champion left fuming after an earlier collision. What we have seen today is the ingredient of a great championship. Read More »

England's decider against Proteas not to be a grudge match

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England have pretty much dominated the first two matches besides the final five overs of their Taunton innings. "I enjoyed the wicket, not just me, our bowlers bowled well at the death - Dane Paterson in his third game". England required 12 from the final over but Phehlukwayo, bowling yorker length outside the off stump, restricted the hosts to singles off the first three balls and debutant Liam Livingstone was run out after confusion over a second run. Read More »

Russian fan: Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix organized very well

Hamilton, who led for much of a race that was red-flagged on lap 21 as the street circuit was cleared of debris, suffered his misfortune on the 32nd of 51 laps. The drivers were behind the safety vehicle on lap 22 of an incident packed race, and the cars were closely slaloming together with Hamilton in first ahead of Vettel. Read More »

Spithill says USA can still win America's Cup

Oracle skipper Jimmy Spithill isn't helping his cause with mistakes. Team New Zealand , which has been fast in light wind, needs two more victories to lift the oldest trophy in global sports from two-time defending champion Oracle Team USA, which is owned by software tycoon Larry Ellison . Read More »

Le sélectionneur du Portugal est pour la vidéo

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Quaresma , parfaitement servi par Ronaldo , a ouvert la marque pour les champions d'Europe (34e), mais Chicharito Hernandez (42e) a égalisé d'une tête plongeante juste avant la pause suite à une erreur de renvoi de Fonte. Quaresma (35 mn) et Cedric (86 mn) ont inscrit les deux buts ds portugais . Pas buteur, mais déjà décisif, le monstre sacré. Par une belle tête (48e) puis une frappe enroulée à ras de terre (53e), Dmitry Poloz mettait deux fois le gardien néo-zélandais Stefan ... Read More »

Daniel Ricciardo would have bet all his money on not winning

Angry Hamilton accused Vettel of " dangerous driving " for the extraordinary manoeuvre and called out race director Charlie Whiting after the Ferrari driver escaped with just a 10-second penalty. Ha! Red Bull driver Max Verstappen took to the track first once the red flag was lifted. Valtteri Bottas recovered from an early pit-stop that put him in 20th place to finish second. Read More »

Ricciardo takes shock victory in wacky Baku

The British driver's 66th pole moved him one ahead of Formula One great Ayrton Senna and just two behind Michael Schumacher's all-time record of 68. "Especially I am now thinking about his lap time here". I don't think he really wanted to destroy my front wing, I don't think that was his intention, because he's also risking damage to his vehicle, easily a puncture and stuff like and his race is over. Read More »

Formula One: Vettel, Hamilton clash as Ricciardo wins in Baku

The British driver's 66th pole moves him one ahead of Formula One great Ayrton Senna and just two behind Michael Schumacher's all-time record of 68. The 19-year-old Dutchman - who crashed right at the end of P2 on Friday - also complained of problems with his engine. Bottas, meanwhile, was disappointed not to secure his second career pole. Read More »

Basket: l'argent à l'Euro pour les adieux de Dumerc aux Bleues

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Comme en 2013, la France a laissé filer un titre européen face à l'Espagne. "On n'a pas énormément de regrets à avoir car on est tombé sur une très belle équipe d'Espagne". J'aurais aimé finir autrement mais dans le sport, il faut toujours relativiser. J'ai quand même beaucoup de médailles autour du cou. Je sais aussi ce que c'est de ne pas avoir de médaille. Read More »

Gatland: All Blacks didn't play champagne rugby

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All Blacks boss Steve Hansen has tipped the British and Irish Lions to mix up their defensive strategy for Saturday's second Test in Wellington , having been flummoxed by his side's tactics in the series opener. "We've been put under pressure by a seriously good side at times but we've got to be more clinical". In the 12th minute they carried the ball through a long series of phases, pushing back the Lions by degrees and Barrett unleashed his first cross kick which Lions winger ... Read More »

Germany reaches Confed Cup semis amid more replay confusion

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FIFA's Video Assistant Referee system had another moment to forget after farcical scenes in Cameroon's Confederations Cup clash with Germany eventually led to a red card for Ernest Mabouka . Last week, FIFA president Gianni Infantino defended the technology's test run at the Confederations Cup and insisted that it was "the future of modern football". Read More »

Avalanche draft Defenseman Cale Makar with No. 4 overall pick

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Hailing from Calgary, Alberta, Makar's stock rose from scouts calling him a fringe National Hockey League player just a few months ago, to now drawing comparisons to Ottawa Senators star defenseman Erik Karlsson . One of the most talented players to enter into the UMass hockey program is making the next step in his professional career. Makar was the second defenseman selected Friday at the United Center in Chicago , following Miro Heiskanen at No. Read More »

Red Sox retire No. 34 for David Ortiz

It was the 250th career home run for Ramirez, a good friend of Ortiz who was also born in the Dominican Republic. He had just one hit in 20 previous at bats and finished the game 1-for-4 with a strikeout. Louis. David Hernandez and Keynan Middleton each threw an inning of scoreless relief before Boston rallied in the ninth off Cam Bedrosian. "Is he ever coming back?'" Farrell said. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo already wavering in desire to quit Real Madrid

Perez assured the fans that the Portugal global would be honouring his contract with Real Madrid while insisting that he would contact the star striker only after the conclusion of Portugal's Confederations Cup campaign. However, Figo, who famously moved from Barcelona to Real for a then world record-fee of €62 million in 2000, told Gol no player or executive is bigger than the top clubs. Read More »

Rafael Nadal Beats Stan Wawrinka

Rafael Nadal entered the record book by winning his 10th French Open title yesterday defeating Stan Wawrinka in straight sets. Nadal won a record 10th French Open championship Sunday after also winning clay-court titles in Monte Carlo, Barcelona and Madrid over the last two months. Read More »

Vettel disgraced himself in Azerbaijan, according to Hamilton

Kimi Raikkonen was more than one second behind Hamilton, qualifying third ahead of his Ferrari teammate Sebastian Vettel , the championship leader. Vettel said he planned to phone Hamilton before the July 9 race. "He brake checked me as well, so what do you expect?", the German told Sky . I 'm sure he didn't do it on goal but for sure it was not the right move. Read More »

Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons roast Lonzo Ball on Twitter

Tweet Embed: https://twitter.com/mims/statuses/878052762537181184 Luke Walton on LaVar's playoff prediction: "Right now I want (Lonzo) to lead us to a couple of summer league victories". I think everybody understands playing with somebody with Lonzo's talent will make them better and also get them easier baskets. "There's clearly a gift, with what he's been blessed with". Read More »

Spieth birdies last for one-shot lead at Travelers

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Spieth, who entered Sunday with a one-shot lead over Boo Weekley , led by two at the turn but bogeyed the 12th and 14th to drop to 11 under and into a tie alongside Berger. He birdied the par-3 No. 16 with the help of a tee shot that landed less than six feet from the hole. Lee Janzen and Scott Verplank were tied for second. Read More »

Video review used to show red card to Cameroon defender

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Kerem Demirbay's 48th minute strike and a second half double from Timo Werner put Cameroon to the sword. Germany stormed into the Confederations Cup semifinals after beating Cameroon 3-1 on Sunday. Julian Draxler fed Demirbay with a back-heel through Siani's legs and the midfielder marked his first global start by slicing a shot into the top corner with his weaker right foot. Read More »

Goerges reaches first grasscourt final in Mallorca

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Yet after making a comeback 20 months later in 2015, she reached two more finals past year, in this same Mallorca tournament and Bucharest, before further progress this season culminated in Sunday's triumph over Goerges. Latvia's Anastasija Sevastova captured her first WTA title in over seven years with a win over Julie Goerges in the Mallorca final. I'm very happy to be in the final. Read More »