• Argentina begs Messi not to quit
Argentina begs Messi not to quit

Sergio Aguero has admitted he could follow the lead of Argentina captain Lionel Messi and retire from global football. Argentina and Chile were locked in a scoreless tie, and the match would be decided by penalty kicks. Many fans back home didn't like the fact that he thrived in his adopted country Spain but failed to consistently produce b...

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  • German fights back to win Tour stage in photo-finish
German fights back to win Tour stage in photo-finish

Coquard's aggressive burst for the line nearly paid off with his first stage win in cycling's showpiece event. Britain's Dan McLay (Fortuneo-Vital Concept) was seventh on the stage, his third top-10 finish in the opening four stages of his first Tour de France.

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  • Ko takes the risk, doesn't get the reward
Ko takes the risk, doesn't get the reward

Yang, meanwhile, originally wanted to be a competitive swimmer until a driving range near her community swimming pool distracted her away from the chlorine. "Four bogeys isn't that bad around this golf course but if I would have made a few birdies, I'd feel a little bit better". CHAMPIONS: John Riegger wasn't sure he'd be able to play the sec...

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  • US House chairmen seek new federal probe of Hillary Clinton testimony
US House chairmen seek new federal probe of Hillary Clinton testimony

House Republicans on Monday asked the U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia to investigate Hillary Clinton and determine whether she lied to Congress. Almost nine in 10 Republicans disagree with the FBI's decision and say it worries them about what she'd do if she became president. "But once again, you're faced with a Justice Department that...

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  • ExxonMobil: No Attacks At Facilities Despite Nigerian Militants' Claim
ExxonMobil: No Attacks At Facilities Despite Nigerian Militants' Claim

Its spokesperson, Gen Mudoch Agbinibo , added "We are using this medium to warn the general public of impostor Facebook accounts". " We (Niger Delta Avengers) said no export ", he said. They insisted that Buhari should investigate the sincerity of the purported meetings held between Boroh and Kachikwu. According to the group, "How can they cla...

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  • Mark Warburton agrees Rangers contract extension: Coach also handed deal
Mark Warburton agrees Rangers contract extension: Coach also handed deal

There has been speculation surrounding Warburton's future at the club over recent weeks, as it was taking time for the Englishman to put pen to paper on a new deal with Rangers. "I went on holiday for two weeks to avoid divorce and the club were busy anyway". Warburton hopes the news will provide a boost for supporters and players days before the...

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  • Kerber serving for match against Venus
Kerber serving for match against Venus

Venus said the tournament had been hugely important for the partnership with the Rio Olympics looming next month. She's won more Grand Slams than any male player in history. Asked whether it was just the Williams serve, that offered up only three points on Thursday, which was so tough, she said the American veteran has a cache of other weapons.

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  • Murray Lets Emotions Bubble Over After Wimbledon Win
Murray Lets Emotions Bubble Over After Wimbledon Win

As well as chasing down Djokovic, Murray feels the birth of his daughter Sophia earlier this year has given him the extra motivation he needed to win more major tournaments. "I'd love to get to number one but a lot of people are forgetting what Novak's done". "I put myself in a position all of the time in these events to win them".

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  • Didier Deschamps to stay in charge of France after Euro 2016
Didier Deschamps to stay in charge of France after Euro 2016

After twice going off for treatment and trying to come back, Ronaldo was definitively carried off. Portugal defensive lynchpin Pepe was also included, along with fellow Portuguese goalkeeper Rui Patricio and Raphael Guerreiro. "He gave us a lot of confidence and said 'listen people, I'm sure we will win, so stay together and fight for it'". H...

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  • UFC Fighter Amanda Nunes Becomes First Openly LGBTQ Champion
UFC Fighter Amanda Nunes Becomes First Openly LGBTQ Champion

Strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk earned $260,000 for her win over Claudio Gadelha ($150,000) on Friday's card at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. At one point, Tate stumbled and folded before rising again, face bloodied. Brock Lesnar gets on Mark Hunt's top and repeatedly pounds him. Brock Lesnar vs. Mark Hunt: This fight is a UFC first...

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  • Barkley believes Durant is cheating by joining Warriors
Barkley believes Durant is cheating by joining Warriors

Team officials announced that he will wear #35 for the Warriors. "This has been by far the most challenging few weeks in my professional life", Durant said of his decision. "I feel excited about this opportunity", Durant said. "But sometimes in your growth as a man you have to be selfish and make decisions that are based on him and his future f...

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  • Daniel Murphy wrecks Mets again, leads Nats to win
Daniel Murphy wrecks Mets again, leads Nats to win

There's no pain, there's no discomfort in my elbow regarding the bone spur. As for Syndergaard, the hard-throwing right-hander was taken out in the fifth inning for rookie Seth Lugo after a pair of fastballs registered at just 93 and 91 miles per hour.

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  • Vicente del Bosque to consider Spain future
Vicente del Bosque to consider Spain future

Spain was growing increasingly desperate but in the final minute of the contest it created its best chance of the game, with Barcelona defender Pique poking towards goal from eight yards only for Buffon to produce an outstanding save. Then, it was routed 5-1 by the Netherlands and outplayed 2-0 by Chile in the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro. "...

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  • Draymond Green arrested for assault
Draymond Green arrested for assault

Police were called, and although the victim was not injured, Green was arrested for assault . According to the Journal, security 0fficers were standing nearby as part of a regular late-night patrol and witnessed the incident. The charges, while serious, could result in a $500 fine and/or 90 days in jail. Green is still scheduled to repre...

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  • Euro stars: My team of the tournament
Euro stars: My team of the tournament

The European Championship will conclude on Sunday evening - here are some betting tips for the Euro 2016 final! Even the next morning in Paris, there was a sense that there are far worse things that might have happened at Euro 2016. UEFA said it was concerned for small kids' safety and that the European Championship is "not a family party". Bot...

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  • Open overshadowed by Spieth's withdrawal from Olympics
Open overshadowed by Spieth's withdrawal from Olympics

Even more daunting when Johnson has the one missing mental piece that myriad golf sufferings had taken from him: the knowledge he can get it done. Troon: Local boy Colin Montgomerie declared on Monday it was an honour to be teeing up first in this week's 145th Open Championship at Royal Troon.

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  • Raonic making waves on Canadian tennis scene
Raonic making waves on Canadian tennis scene

Raonic, the opportunity for him, and Murray , who doesn't have to play Djokovic in the final. Murray also came back from two sets to one down to beat the big Canadian in the semi-finals in the Australian Open in January. While serving at 2-1 down in the fifth set, Federer lost his footing on a deuce point and fell onto his stomach on the turf ...

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  • A capsule look at the All-Star Game on Tuesday in San Diego
A capsule look at the All-Star Game on Tuesday in San Diego

Ichiro Suzuki is tied for third among active players with the most All-Star Game appearances. Robinson Cano of the Seattle Mariners speaks to the press during Media Day for the 87th Annual MLB All-Star Game at the Manchester Grand Hyatt on July 11, 2016 in San Diego .

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  • Craig Kimbrel to have knee surgery, miss 3-6 weeks
Craig Kimbrel to have knee surgery, miss 3-6 weeks

Ziegler was the closer with the last-place Diamondbacks and converted 18 of 20 opportunities this season while posting a 2.82 ERA and allowing one home run in 38 1/3 innings. The Red Sox are paying $50,000 to Cleveland as part of Friday's trade to acquire utilityman Michael Martinez from the Indians. Porcello continued a top of the first trend...

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  • France Defeats Iceland by a huge margin, cruises to Semis
France Defeats Iceland by a huge margin, cruises to Semis

Atletico Madrid striker Griezmann hit a brilliant chip on the stroke of half-time and now leads the tournament rankings with four goals. "You're proud to be Icelandic, not only because of the performance of the players in this tournament but especially the supporters".

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