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Mets aim to seal series win over Brewers

Manager Terry Collins announced just that on Monday, just hours before Gsellman spun together a gem against the Pittsburgh Pirates , going seven innings and a...


Atletico Madrid eye Costa to replace outgoing star

Cantona believes a big-money switch could be on the cards, having read between the lines of the excitable celebrations sparked by a 1-0 victory over West Brom w...


Paul Pogba gives thoughts on Antoine Griezmann move

But today Griezmann insists he is happy at Atletico but has not ruled out a change of clubs in the near future. Current Red Devils captain Wayne Rooney face...


Warriors sweep Spurs to reach NBA Finals

In perhaps his last game after decorated career that gave him two All-Star nods and four National Basketball Association titles, Manu Ginobili started and cha...


Mourinho: Griezmann? Woodward knows who I want

United eventually finished sixth - 24 points behind champions Chelsea - but in winning the EFL Cup and Europa League they have ended the season with two pi...


Basebrawl! Harper, Strickland Punch Away, Nats-Giants Fight

I don't mind seeing these kind of things; it reminds me of the old days. Harper, 24, pointed his bat at Strickland and charged towards him, throwing his helmet ...


2-time Wimbledon champ Kvitova wins return from knife attack

It was nice and really heartwarming welcome in the Chatrier. "Thank you for everything, you helped me through this hard time". I think I played well after six m...


Arsene Wenger signs new two year deal at Arsenal

Arsenal forward Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain said he was not bothered when Nigerian worldwide Victor Moses went down inside the box in Saturday's FA Cup final b...


Watch Fernando Alonso's take on the famous Indianapolis race

Fernando Alonso says he "cannot be sad" at the eventual outcome of his first Indy 500 because of how much he has enjoyed the experience leading up to it and th...


ICC Champions Trophy: Ahead of marquee clash, Pak fan turns India supporter

There is little point in the boards wasting their time when the rupture of political ties is a hard reality and a decision has been taken that till the time the...


Trump criticises Germany after Merkel questioned US reliability

On the EU, Modi conveyed to Merkel that "India supports a strong EU because a strong EU supports India and plays an important role in today's global order", Ran...


Djokovic starts French Open with decisive win

Karolina Pliskova didn't enjoy a fruitful clay-court swing but the Czech is - unlike some of her seeded colleagues - healthy and the second-seed dispatched Chin...


Players history-maker Kim out of Byron Nelson

Sergio Garcia carded a hole-in-one on the famous par-three 17th in Thursday's opening round. Kim, who has been cut in his only two appearances at a major cham...


Del Potro wins 1st match at French Open since 2012

As long as we don't get the disengaged Kyrgios, he should be good here. "When I'm back home I don't really train that much on clay because it makes my cars di...


Conte defends Victor Moses over FA Cup red card

Suggestions that Arsenal may insist on hiring a director of football to work with Wenger had sparked claims the Frenchman was considering ending his 21-year r...


Muguruza downs Schiavone to reach second round

Muguruza raced to a 3-0 lead in the opening set and just when Schiavone was starting to work around her opponent's power as she reduced the arrears to 3-2, t...


Player guide for Champions League holder Real Madrid

Zidane's Madrid drew the derby that day 1-1 and with Barcelona playing later the same evening it seem Luis Enrique's side would make up ground in the title ra...


Utley, Forsythe lead rally as Dodgers move into first place

Louis Cardinals 9-4 on Tuesday night. "We kicked the ball around uncharacteristically and we had an opportunity early and didn't cash in". A ground-rule double...


LaVar Ball Reportedly Declined $10 Million Lonzo Shoe Deal

Former UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball plans to have a pre-draft workout with the Lakers on June 7, according to a person who requested anonymity because they...


LeBron James Likes Cavs' Chances in NBA Finals

James also recalled his battles with the Boston Celtics when they boasted Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett, Rajon Rondo and Ray Allen. Cleveland defeats Golden Stat...


'71 Lions revolutionised New Zealand rugby

If Gatland can pick ten of his first choice XV by the time the first Test rolls around on 24 June he'll consider himself lucky. Among the displays in the ...


Arsene Wenger's Arsenal future has been decided

Asked if delivering the FA Cup would be a ideal way to say goodbye having been at the club for almost 21 years, Wenger replied: "There is no flawless way". Th...


Snow angels are back: National Football League loosens its celebration restrictions

The NFL's Spring League Owners Meeting in Chicago produced several key rule changes that will go into effect immediately. "I didn't know that [they change...


Nothing imminent between Seahawks and Kaepernick

If Kaepernick remains unsigned, his free agency could last until August when he could be a contingency option in case a team suffers an injury to one of its top...


Langer leads halfway through Senior PGA on Trump course

Trump, coming off a nine-day trip overseas, did not attend the final round. Langer grinded out three pars in the teeth of the wind and, when conditions began ...


Altuve, Astros top Twins 7-2 behind strong start from Fiers

The rain stopped quickly, and the delay only lasted 10 minutes. Josh Reddick, left, congratulates Marwin Gonzalez after Gonzalez scored in the third inning ...


Modi seeks to repair Russia ties on Europe tour

At a joint business meeting, industrialist Hubert Lienhard told Modi, "The cancellation of the India German investment treaty makes it very hard for investmen...


Shot-shy Penguins survive rally to claim Stanley Cup opener

Guentzel scored his playoff-leading 10th goal, though he snapped a personal eight-game drought. Pittsburgh jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the first frame of th...


Guentzel's goal lifts Penguins by Predators 5-3 in Game 1

So both teams found reason to be optimistic, the Penguins because they are coming off a win, and the Predators because even in a loss they didn't stray far fr...


Tiger Woods 'found by police asleep at wheel'

The affidavit listed four medications, including Vicodin, that Woods reported taking. Officers said Woods was cooperative but failed a roadside sobriety test....


Sharapova vows to 'rise up again' after French Open snub

French Tennis Federation (FFT) has denied a wildcard entry to former two-time champion Maria Sharapova , and it has not gone done well with WTA chief executiv...


England can help heal terror wounds - Southgate

England's all-time leading goalscorer Rooney has only started 15 league games for Manchester United this season. "You want your players playing in the bigg...


Foo Fighters continue performance after BottleRock Festival

Foo Fighters had the plug pulled on them by festival organisers during their headlining gig at BottleRock in the Napa Valley, but that didn't stop Dave Groh...


Kerr 'not ready' to return to Warriors sideline

The Pelicans are a franchise right now that's not going anywhere with their current allotment of talent, and that's not likely to change anytime soon. As the C...


Arsenal deny Chelsea double as Ramsey seals FA Cup

As the English media are reporting, Wenger will sign a two year contract extension with the club tomorrow. Arsene Wenger has praised the determination and "...