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Daniel Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan GP; Canada's Lance Stroll finishes third

Stroll was reeled in by the recovering Valtteri Bottas during the closing laps and the Finn surged clear on the run to the line, but third place marked the ...


Perez says he hasn't spoken to Ronaldo about rumors of exit

After nearly a decade at the Santiago Bernabeu it has been widely reported that the Portuguese global is eager to leave the Spanish capital amid accusations tha...


Castroneves leads Penske march at Road America qualifying

Tony Kanaan will start 16th, a season low for the veteran driver, and Indianapolis 500 victor Takuma Sato will start in the second-to-last row in 20th place ...


Germany, Chile advance despite bumps in the road at Confederations Cup

Vincent Aboubakar scored Cameroon's consolation. But the video assistant referee system was again thrust into the spotlight when Cameroon defender Erne...


Alexis Sanchez breaks Chile scoring record in Germany draw — FIFA Confederations Cup

The result leaves Chile top of Group B on goal difference from Germany . On the evidence of the first two matches for the two teams, that seems unlikely. "...


Magic sees Lonzo as 1 piece in Lakers' grand rebuilding plan

Wearing a custom No. 2 Dodgers jersey, des, Ball appeared comfortable with the attention, telling the crowd over the stadium PA system that it's something he'...


Johanna Konta remains buoyant despite defeat in Birmingham to Coco Vandeweghe

Konta later said that she "just wasn't feeling it" as she struggled to find any rhythm in the first set. The pressure on Konta showed at 3-3, where she was ab...


Mexico knock out Confederations Cup hosts Russia

Portugal , the European champion, outclassed New Zealand , which extended its winless Confederations Cup run to 12 games across four editions. Despite the ...


Butler trade sets the stage for looming free agency

Since being drafted, the following are four major reasons why Jazz fans should already love their recently acquired lottery pick. The New York native averaged...


Cilic edges past Muller to reach Queen's final

Fourth seed Marin Cilic dropped serve for the first time all week but recovered to stop Gilles Muller in the semifinals of the Aegon Championships on Sa...


Federer crushes Zverev to clinch ninth Halle title

Zverev reached the final past year but lost to Mayer . Federer won 6-3, 7-5 last spring at the Rome Masters before Zverev pulled off a 7-6 (4), 5-7, 6-3 up...


Celtics get their guy, select Duke's Tatum with No. 3 pick

Later in the Draft, the Celtics welcomed aboard Southern Methodist forward Semi Ojeleye (37th overall), Arizona guard Kadeem Allen (53rd overall) and Cal-Be...


India arrests 15 people for celebrating Pakistan cricket team's win

Tension had gripped the town of Mohad, on Sunday night after some persons shouted slogans in favour of Pakistan and celebrated its cricket team's win by burst...


South Africa fight back to level T20 series with England

South Africa captain AB de Villiers top-scored for his team with 46 and opener JJ Smuts made 45, but there was little else for the Proteas who appeared around ...


North Korea tests rocket engine, possibly for ICBM

Undoubtedly, North Korea's latest straightforward expression did give China some foundation to argue against US pressure, but it also implies China's awkwar...


Bottas keen for long-term Mercedes deal

I still want two more. "My last lap in Montreal was pretty special but I think this one topped it", the three-time F1 champion said. "It will be great if McLa...


Valentino Rossi still a MotoGP winner at 38

Two Italian riders, Octo Pramac Racing's Danilo Petrucci and Movistar Yamaha's Valentino Rossi , finished third and fourth, respectively. Rossi was first...


Tebow being promoted to Mets' affiliate in Florida

Lucie. Tebow entered his 64th and final game with Columbia batting.222/.311/.340 with three home runs, 23 RBI and a team-high 69 strikeouts in 212 at-bats. Th...


Parade of forwards at top of National Hockey League draft

The Islanders received first and second-round picks next year and a second-round pick in 2019 or 2020. "We met with players at the end of season and said, '...


Pelicans trade up, take Duke's Frank Jackson in 2nd round

The Pelicans dealt their No. 10 pick to the Sacramento Kings as part of a package to acquire All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins in February. Those damned logis...


Ronaldo ready to pay $16.39 million in Spanish tax fraud case

The deal will have to be ratified by a judge when the case goes to court. Although Ronaldo received the vote of the crowd, most observers would argue Bernar...


Liverpool signs Mohamed Salah from Roma

Everyone can see the coach gives everything . Egypt winger Mohamed Salah will get another chance to prove himself in the English Premier League after sea...


England captain Eoin Morgan rested for T20 decider against South Africa

Tom Curran , Chris Jordan and Liam Plunkett took a wicket apiece to peg South Africa back to 59-3 before de Villiers briefly threatened to contribute a matc...


Lions' Te'o relishing All Blacks clash

Players also have a relatively short window to get used to new teammates, who are not only from different clubs but also different countries. "Playing rugby a...


Mourinho accused of tax fraud

Prosecutors claim that the Portuguese manager - who took over at Manchester United past year - failed to declare income of 1.6 million euros in 2011 and 1.7 m...


Dwyane Wade opts in for 2nd year with Bulls

But he also acknowledged that his appreciation for Thibodeau's hard-driving style increased as time went on, especially when the Bulls struggled in their first ...


Late Surge Lands Lopez in Queen's Final

The 2012 Queen's champion got past Gilles Muller , 6-3, 5-7, 6-4, behind 20 aces and 43 of 47 first-serve points won. Lopez, meanwhile, had to overcome a 45-...


LA Clippers take South Carolina's Thornwell in draft

Former South Carolina Gamecocks point guard P.J. Dozier will now attempt to stick with an National Basketball Association franchise despite going undrafted on T...


Cavs Looking to Acquire LaMarcus Aldridge in Addition to Danny Green

He made almost 39 percent of his 3-point attempts. "He can opt out in a year", Spurs GM R.C. Buford said, according to ESPN . White is 6'5 and was named ...


Devils on the clock with No. 1 pick in NHL draft

It's the air conditioning that keeps people alive in the desert, and which will help them make ice in the fall, when the Vegas Golden Knights are a real thing. ...


Four Sit Atop a Crowded Leaderboard at US Open

Open suffering. He made the eagle to get his name in the record book Saturday. Spieth is well off the lead of 12 under held by Brian Harman . Casey produ...


Cristiano Ronaldo: Portugal shouldn't panic after Mexico draw

Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio was satisfied with his team's performance and particularly the way they kept Ronaldo quiet - even if he did somewhat strangely s...


Manchester Utd manager Jose Mourinho accused of €3.3mn tax fraud

The 54-year-old Mourinho, who coached Madrid from 2010-13, now coaches Manchester United . Mourinho, who is Portuguese, owes the Spanish tax authorities 3.3 ...


Savannah Chrisley has a new boyfriend

After reaching the playoffs in 2016, the Pistons won eight fewer games this past season and missed out on the festivities. Detroit is coming off a disappointi...


Russian Federation topple New Zealand in opening fixture of FIFA Confederations Cup

The pessimism surrounding this Russian Federation side had been evident all week, but against the only team at the tournament positioned lower in the world ra...