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How do the World Cup quarterfinalists compare?

England beat Colombia 4-3 on penalty kicks and will face Sweden in the quarterfinals in Samara on Saturday. Jamie Vardy did not take a penalty in Englan...


Pickford and Dier the heroes as England win shoot-out at last

Amid frayed tempers and the heat of the occasion, Kane kept a cool head, directing his penalty high and into the centre of the net with Arsenal's goalkeeper Dav...


Houston Rockets: 3 reasons re-signing Chris Paul is necessary

Paul helped propel the Rockets to a 3-2 series lead against the mighty Golden State Warriors before injuring his hamstring. Departing Houston is another...


Neymar urged to stop acting, win titles to get Federation Internationale de Football Association award

As the match continued Neymar's "performance" intensified, with some calling him a "great footballer, even better actor". "We need players like Neymar ", s...


Zimbabwe vs Australia - Highlights & Stats

Shane Watson was the first when he scored fifties in three consecutive T20I innings in 2011-2012. Four overs later, his 15th four took Australia's score to ...


Thai official: Boys trapped in cave may have to dive despite peril

Narongsak Osatanakorn said Tuesday morning that they used a field assessment in which red is critical condition, yellow is serious condition and green is sta...


Durant, Paul to stay with their teams

LeBron didn't waste any time before he showed up at LAX on a private Jet to meet with the Lakers front office. He would likely take a short-term max contract an...


Dwight Howard Wants To Come Back To The Lakers & Play Alongside LeBron

James is considered a rival of retired Chicago Bulls star Michael Jordan for the title of greatest player in National Basketball Association history. So the L...


Lakers add Rondo, renounce rights to Randle

National Basketball Association insider Adrian Wojnarowski first reported the news. Randle came into training camp last season in the best shape of his life...


Town celebrities sparkle at Akash Ambani's engagement

In another picture, she is seen hugging Karan and the duo is all smiles in the photo. Aryan Khan can be seen wearing a blue hoodie with a plain tee and jean...


Tiger charges but fades as Ancer, Molinari lead National

Highlights from Francesco Molinari's bogey-free 62 during the final round of the Quicken Loans National . Molinari closed with back-to-back birdies to shoot ...


England vs Colombia: Gareth Southgate sparks soar in waitscoat sales

The victor of the match between England and Colombia in Moscow will play whoever comes out on top in the clash between Switzerland and Sweden - but first ...


Philippines v Australia basketball

It resulted to the ejection of a total 13 players in a scuffle between the Philippines and Australia. Australia's Nathan Sobey, Goulding, Maker and Kickert we...


Ronaldo can't drive Portugal to WC glory

Yet despite his brilliance - and some talented teammates - Argentina have remained without such a trophy - losing to Germany in the 2010 World Cup quarterfina...


Belgium v Japan 02 July 2018

Japan coach Akira Nishino hopes his gamble of resting players in their previous game against Poland will bear fruit on Monday against Belgium when his side...


The Dallas Mavericks and DeAndre Jordan verbally agree to deal

Instead, he's expected to remain a Maverick with the team looking to offer him a new deal , albeit a cheaper one, per Bobby Marks of ESPN via his colleague, ...


LeBron James returns to LA hours before free agency opens

If James walks in free agency - his agent told the Cavs Friday he would not exercise a $35.6 million option on his contract for next season - Cleveland's cap ...


Jerami Grant Also Returning to the Thunder

Los Angeles appears to be the front-runner for LeBron James , but George elected to stay with the Thunder and Russell Westbrook . The general assumption was...


Spurs and Lakers believe Kawhi Leonard trade clinches LeBron to LA

ET on Friday night to exercise the one-year player option remaining on his contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers . On June 15, Yahoo Sports reported that L...


Ronaldo refuses to confirm retirement after Portugal exit

This has been his best World Cup in terms of goals scored, as he leaves with four in total, including a hat-trick in a 3-3 draw with Spain in the group stage....


Joachim Loew considering Germany future after shock World Cup 2018 exit

After defeats to Sweden and Mexico , South Korea were expected to bow out of the tournament against a Germany side who needed a win, but a major surprise...


Joachim Low's side eliminated in Russian Federation with worst campaign since 1938

And beyond that could lie Sweden who, it should not be forgotten, have been responsible for knocking out the Netherlands, Italy and Germany from this World...


Gareth Southgate makes tournament strategy revelation ahead of England vs Colombia

Gareth Southgate admits he has left himself open to stinging criticism if England crash out of the World Cup on Tuesday. Not in group G where England a...


Toni Kroos left feeling sad and angry after "black day"

South Korea waited 16 years to get its World Cup revenge on Germany , and while the Asian nation's 2-0 win over the defending champions was astonishing, the...


Umtiti reveals difference between Messi at Barcelona, Argentina

That's very poor for a team that features names such as Paul Pogba, Antoine Griezmann , Kylian Mbappe and others on a regular basis. Messi , who saw a penal...


Lakers, LeBron James, and the Kawhi Leonard sweepstakes

The Kawhi Leonard trade talks continue to intensify, and it was recently reported that the Boston Celtics are one team that have contacted the San Antonio Sp...


Brazil outclass Serbia to set up Mexico clash

Mitrovic told a news conference: "I think there is more pressure on Brazil , because they are not accustomed to this situation, that they can fall into the fir...


Mexico wins again at World Cup, beats South Korea 2-1

Hernandez added the second in the 66th minute, cutting inside his marker before guiding the ball home to finish off a lightning counter-attack after Mexico wo...


'Furious' Maradona wants to meet Argentina players

However, bouncing back will take a huge improvement in performance and strength of character so far unseen from the two-time world champions in Russian Federati...


Lakers draft trade aimed at superteam built around LeBron James

Stats: He averaged 14.6 points, 3.9 rebounds and 2.7 assists per game for the Jayhawks. Lakers head coach Luke Walton agreed with Pelinka's assessment of W...


Saudi Arabia beats Egypt with final kick of match

He surpasses the record of Colombia keeper Faryd Mondragon, who was 43 years and 3 days old in his final appearance at the 2014 World Cup . Almuwallad had ea...


James Harden Looking To Win First-Ever NBA MVP Award

James averaged 27.5 points and career-highs in both rebounds (8.6) and assists (9.1) per contest during this past regular season. Hosted by Anthony Anderson, th...


Mari Cilic beats Novak Djokovic to win Fever-Tree Championships at Queen's Club

Sure enough a Kyrgios double-fault at the start of the tiebreak gave the initiative to Cilic who quickly built a 6-3 lead and although he netted on his first ma...


Pizzi looking for improvements as Saudi Arabia face Uruguay

Uruguay joins Russian Federation as the only teams to qualify for the knockout stage ahead of schedule. The result, though, had a domino effect in Group A. T...


Kane basks in World Cup rout

Jedinak has in fact scored Australia's last five goals in competitive football, four of which have come from the penalty spot. England look certain to quali...