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Germany looking to add 2016 Euro title to World Cup

Russian Federation and Slovakia join England and Wales in Group B, which should hand both British teams a great chance to advance. The cupcake groups are Group A (France, Romania, Albania, Switzerland ) and Group F (Portugal, Iceland, Austria,...

James scores 25 points, Cavaliers roll past Magic 111-76

But although that might have been a factor, it should be noted that Friday's game resembled the Magic's 117-103 loss to the Cavaliers on November 23 in Cleveland. In fact, James took all six of his attempts at the rim in the second quarter and di...

Heisman Trophy race reminiscent of closest contest in award's history

Henry entered the presentation ceremony as the prohibitive favorite, having led the nation with an SEC-record 1,896 rushing yards and 23 touchdowns. This Saturday the Heisman Trophy will be awarded to the best college football player of the 2015 se...

Klay Thompson's Ankle Will Probably Just Get Stronger

Thompson said he rolled the ankle a bit. Despite not yet being ruled out of the game in Boston, Thompson admits that he still does not fully fit after a couple of days off. Thomas is this team's leading scorer with 21 points per game and has b...

UFC wants Holly Holm's next fight to be rematch with Rousey

On Wednesday, White confirmed to Los Angeles Times that the much-anticipated Rousey-Holm rematch will take place on July 9 at the new arena in Las Vegas. What's Holm supposed to do until the hype-a-thon rematch? We're from the old school and we bel...

Steph Curry Leads Golden State Warriors to Victory

They won the next three games to capture the championship and have now won 22 straight. Wesley Matthews had a season-high outing as the Dallas Mavericks trumped the Washington Wizards 116-104. "I have great memories of being here watching my da...

Golden State Warriors maintain unbeaten start to National Basketball Association season

Monday was the first of a seven-game road trip.... Warriors : Dating to the start of last season, including the postseason, the Warriors are 100-20....With eight straight wins on the road, Golden State is two shy of the franchise record set ...

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Rafael Nadal clinches record 10th French Open title

With the victory, Nadal now has 15 Grand Slam titles, one more than Pete Sampras and behind only rival Roger Federer on the all-time list. He claimed a second break moments...

76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draft

Teams chasing those two squads may make up ground quickest with a veteran player they can only get through free agency or a trade, so that may have to wait until July. The 76ers wo...

FIFA warns Mexico over discriminatory chants at Confed Cup

The Russian team played an overwhelming advantage throughout the match, creating a huge number of unsafe moments. Russian Federation remained composed against New Zealand in ...

Beavers' streak at 23; Harrison slam fuels 13-1 win over LSU

On the base paths, LSU was hurt by its own poor choices and by a missed call on the umpires. In what we thought was going to be a close , tight game, top-seeded Oregon State...

Portugal and Mexico draw 2-2 in Confederations Cup

He was disappointed with the scoreline and urged his teammates to win the next game of the group. "Tomorrow we have a very important game with Russia", Santos said with a pained ...

Golden State Warriors championship parade set for Thursday in Oakland

Now, you may say: "So what?" "I can't believe it, but I have to", Durant said recently of where he is after a decade. Yes, they drafted wisely and built soundly. Just like he did...

Injured Frankie Dettori pulls out of Royal Ascot with arm injury

It's the most special five days, there are richer meetings but nowhere else has the history or the tradition. Strike The Tiger was running in the concluding Windsor Castle Stakes...

Zach Johnson making an early move at Erin Hills

This isn't like most Opens. The Offaly man posted a disappointing 74, which saw last year's runner-up move from one under to one over at the end of the second round. On every h...

US Open at a glance

Four others are within three shots as the third round winds down. Brain Harman has a one-shot lead at 12 under. Then he had a run of three birdies. Matsuyama, the world number ...

US Open filled with limitless possibilities, few stars

He said he'll play a lot and work on his putting in advance of the British Open at Royal Birkdale next month. "If you look at this golf course and you talk to me, Jason or Rory, ...

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India wary of rejuvenated Pakistan: Kohli

India , however, does have an upper hand since Pakistan usually is on the losing side against India in ICC tournaments . Pakistan's fielding and catching was exceptional...

An early US Open departure for Day and McIlroy

Koepka , a power-hitting U.S. Ryder Cup team member, said, "I'm pretty chill anyway". "I hope the moment will come as soon as possible". I guess I've just kind of always been tha...

Rickie Fowler leads US Open on day of highs and lows

No one took advantage of Erin Hills like Fowler. Okay, the former Masters champion's 72 surely wasn't quite what he had in mind before teeing-off, but it could have been so much ...

Penguins' Stanley Cup victory parade will be held Wednesday

Kunitz opened the show with the first goal of the game, and then won it in double overtime when he took a pass from Crosby and knuckled his shot past Craig Anderson to send the P...

Golden State Warriors Get The Best Of The NBA's First Finals Trilogy

Kerr's team set an National Basketball Association record for regular-season wins with 73 last season and returned to the Finals, but lost to Cleveland in seven games. On Wednesda...

Warriors say no decision has been made on White House visit

They get to celebrate Curry , Klay Thompson, coach Steve Kerr , and Finals MVP Kevin Durant , who unlike the others will be in his first championship parade. "They want to tal...

Sarfraz happy to 'prove critics wrong' after historic win

Pakistan will now play the victor of Thursday's second semi between India or Bangladesh in Sunday's final at the Oval. Earlier, Pakistan bowlers led by Hasan Ali put up a...

Johnson on course, opens with a par

Dustin Johnson will start as favourite when the 117th US Open tees off here on Thursday, with forecasted rain expected to boost the world number one's big-hitting game at the ...

McGregor prohibited from elbowing, kicking Mayweather during fight

After the August 26 bout at the T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas , the talking point will revolve around the payouts, more than the quality of the 12-round fight. While some media outl...