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Sounders draw with Timbers 2-2 in Cascadia Cup rivalry match

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The scorching heat caused by a heatwave in the Pacific Northwest meant that kickoff had to be delayed, but Seattle showed great character and even better fitness levels to stay in the game and they were rewarded when Dempsey rose above Amobi Okugo in the 94th minute to head in a Roman Torres cross to ensure the points were shared. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo Reportedly No Longer Wants Madrid Exit After Public Support

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In total, the Spanish authorities claim Jose Mourinho evaded tax worth 3.3 Million Euros. Ronaldo and Mourinho are both clients of agent Jorge Mendes. The football world in Spain has been rocked by charges of tax evasion or corruption pressed against some of its top stars. Ronaldo has been linked with an exit from the Santiago Bernabeu, due to accusations of tax fraud , but Perez does not think that his player has done anything untoward. Read More »

Andy Murray to warm up for Wimbledon at Hurlingham event

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But although Murray has still been backed to deliver at Wimbledon , with former world No Greg Rusedski arguing that the defeat by Thompson was "blown out of proportion", the Scot has looked far from his best for much of the season. Andy Murray , who has not been very consistent this year, has been touted the favourite to win the tournament by bet365 with odds of 11/4. Jamie took the Wimbledon mixed doubles title alongside Jelena Jankovic in 2007 and won the Australian Open and US ... Read More »

State of Origin series goes to a decider

Slater may not have played an Origin game for two years but he was key to Queensland's successful campaign last year after joining Kevin Walters' coaching staff to help guide the Maroons back three. "Yes, it's great to have all that support behind us, because it feels great, but it can change pretty quickly and Queensland have been the champions for so long and to beat them would be something special for our group of guys". Read More »

PSG : le clan Motta prévient Henrique

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La suite est en revanche beaucoup plus incertaine. Arrivé en 2012, le joueur de 35 ans souhaiterait à tout prix se reconvertir d'emblée en tant que manager, une fois sa carrière finie. Cette complication concernerait l'option de reconversion dans le staff du PSG après son ultime saison en tant que joueur professionnel. Alors que la reprise de l'entraînement est programmée mardi prochain au Camp des Loges, l'avenir de Thiago Motta n'a jamais semblé aussi incertain. Read More »

Suns forward Marquese Chriss named to NBA's All-Rookie Second Team

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Saric and Brogdon were unanimous first team selections (100 out of 100 votes), while Embiid earned 82 first team votes but was left off of 11 ballots all together. "This season marks the first time since the annual honor was first presented 54 years ago that the NBA All-Rookie First Team includes four worldwide players: Saric (Croatia), Embiid (Cameroon), Hield (Bahamas) and Hernangomez (Spain)". Read More »

Paul Ince backs Mohamed Salah to excel at Liverpool

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It would also become the second-most expensive signing in the history of English football, the first being the £89 million Manchester United paid for Paul Pogba a year ago. "Now for the rest". I was watching the games previous year and everyone was giving 100 per cent to win something. RB Leipzig have slapped a £70.4million price tag on the head of Naby Keita in another attempt to scare off Liverpool . Read More »

UFC Fight Night 112 results: Octagon newcomer Dominick Reyes destroys Joachim Christensen

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Reyes immediately came after Christensen with a barrage of strikes, landing a series of lefts and rights while backing him up against the cage. Now, Reyes is working towards another goal: becoming UFC champion. Reyes earns his first win in under 30 seconds while sending quite a message to the rest of the light heavyweights in the UFC. Dominick Reyes feels a new level of validation for his athletic career after he defeated Joachim Christensen in his octagon debut at UFC Fight Night 112. Read More »

McGregor vs. Mayweather: Fight Rules

According to MMA Fighting , "The fight , which will be sanctioned by the Nevada Athletic Commission, will be a professional boxing match, meaning if Mayweather wins, he'll be the first boxer to have a flawless 50-0 record". "He's absolutely, positively, 100 percent confident that he's going to knock Floyd Mayweather out", White said. Mayweather is risking his prized undefeated record but McGregor's taunts, a return to the limelight and a huge payout look to have proved too ... Read More »

Furious Lewis Hamilton says Sebastian Vettel "disgraced himself" after Azerbaijan GP clash

Canadian teenager Lance Stroll came home third, the Williams driver's first podium, after being overhauled by Bottas on the line. The three-time Formula One world champion was apoplectic with his German counterpart after Sebastian Vettel hit his Mercedes from behind while they were both behind the safety auto, only for the German to then drive alongside Hamilton and then smash into the side of him, too. Read More »

Germany reach semis as referee needs VAR double-take

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Vincent Aboubakar scored in the 78th minute to raise Cameroonian and African hopes after Emest Mabouka was sent off for a reckless tackle but this was short-lived as the Germans quickly responded through two-goals hero Timo Werner in the 81st minute to put the game to bed with a 3-1 final scoreline. Read More »

Roger Federer to face Alexander Zverev in Halle final

Federer did not participate in the French Open after winning back to back titles, starting from the Australian Open , Indian Wells and then Miami . Roger raced to a 4-0 lead, breaking Sascha in games 1 and 3 to gain the authority in the first set, and he sealed it with the third break in the game 7. Read More »

Ice Cube has big expectations for his Big3 3-on-3 league

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But when teams are actually shooting well from the outside is when the games are most fun, if only to see the pace pick up a bit after all the banging in the post. This may be a traveling basketball nostalgia tour, but the participants, recently retired NBA players, treated it like a real competition. Perhaps in halfcourt basketball it is. Read More »

Trump accuses Obama of not acting against Russian Federation, again

During an interview on CNN's "New Day", Jen Psaki, former White House communications director, pushed back against the characterization that the Obama administration didn't do anything to respond to the Russian meddling . Obama also authorized the planting of cyberweapons in Russia's infrastructure in a measure that was still in its planning stages when he left office, according to The Post report . Read More »

Nantes: "Il faut oublier ce que j'ai fait avec Leicester" prévient Ranieri

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J'ai visité la Jonelière (le centre d'entraînement), c'était la première fois que j'y venais. Claudio Ranieri s'est déclaré très honoré d'être à Nantes . C'était unique. Encore plus que le fait d'avoir gagné la Premier League. Ma motivation est toujours forte, c'est pour ça que je continue à être entraîneur. Read More »

Contacts pour Hakan Calhanoglu (Bayer Leverkusen) — Milan AC

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Après avoir bouclé les arrivées de 4 recrues, l'AC Milan ne compte pas s'arrêter en si bon chemin. Leur nouvelle cible est Hakan Calhanoglu, milieu offensif du Bayer Leverkusen. Mais le prix de la transaction, estimé à 30 millions d'euros par le club allemand, pourrait poser problème. Il avait été suspendu jusqu'à la fin de la saison en février dernier en raison d'une promesse non tenue pour un transfert à Trabzonspor, en 2011, alors qu'il évoluait à Karlsruhe. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo charged with €14.7m tax fraud by Spanish authorities

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Ronaldo's management company Gestifute said in a statement: "The Spanish prosecutor today filed a complaint against Cristiano Ronaldo , and not a lawsuit, which is substantially different". He is accused of evading tax of 14.7m euros (£13m; $16m) from 2011 to 2014. Now the two are linked by tax woes from income generated in Spain . The Portuguese is one of the latest high profile footballers to be charged by Spanish prosecutors for tax evasion . Read More »

Toni Nadal lauds `brilliant` Rafa post record 10th French Open triumph

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The 31-year-old Spaniard routed Stan Wawrinka at Roland Garros on Sunday 6-2, 6-3, 6-1 to become the first man in history to win the same major 10 times. "I try my best in all events but the feeling I have here is impossible to describe", the champion said on Court Philippe Chatrier. First game of the third set and Nadal broke again as Wawrinka suffered further damage. Read More »

Un énorme salaire proposé à Mbappé — Monaco

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Pour cela, le club de la Principauté va devoir proposer à son attaquant de 18 ans un salaire conséquent. Pour l'instant, la direction de l'AS Monaco n'aurait pas encore répondu à cette sollicitation. Le PSG est aussi cité par l'hebdomadaire et plusieurs précisions sont apportées: c'est bien Antero Henrique qui a repris le travail d'Olivier Létang et il part de loin faceà certains autres clubs. Read More »

India arrests villagers for cheering Pakistan cricketers in Champions Trophy

Meanwhile, there was a sombre mood among India fans - in Delhi some of them left screenings of the match early after screaming anti-Pakistan slogans, despite the team being praised for being gracious in defeat. "There was a complaint that these accused celebrated Pakistan's victory by bursting crackers and raising pro- Pakistan and anti-India slogans", Pathak said. Read More »

Big3 begins: Close games open Ice Cube's new 3-on-3 league

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The quality of play wasn't the strongest, but Barclays Center in Brooklyn had a good crowd for the first of four games on the day. While the league is strictly former National Basketball Association players, Mason said at some point there may even be former WNBA players. Read More »