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Saudi Arabia W.C team plane catches fire in mid-air

The team was travelling from St Petersburg to Rostov-on-Don where they are scheduled to play their second Group A match against Uruguay on June 20. Saudi Arabia's official team plane was forced to make an emergency landing after catching fire with the World Cup squad on board on Monday. Read More »

Australia hits 34-year low in ODI rankings

Pakistan bowler Imad Wasim (C) celebrates with teammates after dismissing Australia's batsman Genn Maxwell during their one-day worldwide (ODI) cricket match played at the MCG in Melbourne on 15 January 2017. Marsh fought hard with a century in the second ODI after England set their record score (342/8) against Australia, but the visitors succumbed to their 13th defeat in their last 15 matches. Read More »

Neymar Reveals Concern for Brazil After Brutal Treatment by Switzerland


Miranda alleged the Swiss midfielder pushed him in the back before he leaped to score with a header that cancelled out Philippe Coutinho's first-half strike for Brazil , and Tite agreed that a foul should have been given. Despite enjoying 55 percent ball possession, with 21 shots on goal and seven on target, plus seven corner kicks, Brazil could not breakdown a resilient Swiss defence. Read More »

Russian Federation coach Cherchesov: We know how to stop Salah; Ramos...?

Also on Tuesday, Robert Lewandowski and Sadio Mane face off in a mouthwatering World Cup shootout between two of European football's most lethal forwards as Poland take on Senegal. On the same day of Diab's concert, Egyptian singer Mohammed Hamaki is going to have his own concert titled "A2 Green Concert" in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Read More »

Paulina Gretzky's entourage was confused at end of US Open


After a press conference in which it admitted the course had become too hard, the USGA spent the night watering the greens and moving the pins more toward the center. He finished Sunday with a two-under round to finish one over par for the entire tournament. "I enjoy that", he said. "I don't think I could have dreamed of this". Read More »

Colombia face Japan, Poland to meet Senegal — FIFA WC


Colombia's best showing at the World Cup was in 2014 when they made it to the quarter-finals. Former technical director Akira Nishino was named to lead the Samurai Blue in Russian Federation, and has been in charge for just three games in the lead-up to the tournament. Read More »

England-Tunisia live stream online, TV time


And he also revealed Gareth Southgate's starting XI for the game against Tunisia in Volgograd on Monday is becoming ever clearer. Asked about England's win, Kane told BBC Sport: 'It's massive. England's players later thought they deserved a similar call when Kane was brought down in the opposite penalty area, but the referee disagreed. In the first half, a John Stones shove on a Tunisia defender at a corner probably negated the rugby tackle on Kane seconds later. Read More »

Warner to join St Lucia for CPL 2018


Australia's David Warner, who was barred from playing in IPL 2018 due to his involvement in the ball-tampering scandal in the Newlands Test against South Africa , will be part of the upcoming edition of the Caribbean Premier League ( CPL ). Read More »

Belgium are better than Argentina - Gomez and Panama ignoring Iceland result


It is pivotal to be at a World Cup . The passion exuded from Panama's national anthem sent social media into overdrive. Both teams feel they can do well in Group G , which includes Panama . "I think Eden is in a great moment of his career". Playing at their ninth consecutive World Cup tournament, South Korea looked feeble and vulnerable after losing to Senegal and Bosnia and Herzegovina in warm-up encounters. Read More »

How to watch Belgium vs


Belgium's forward Romelu Lukaku prays at the end of the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup Group G football match between Belgium and Panama at the Fisht Stadium in Sochi on June 18, 2018. Panama defender Roman Torres has been speaking about the World Cup debut for his country in Russian Federation. Panama boss, Hernan Gomez will, however, be managing his third World Cup with a third different team. Read More »

Croatia send Nikola Kalinic home from 2018 World Cup


He did the same thing against Brazil and England, saying he wasn't ready, and for yesterday's training session too. Kalinic started on the bench for the fourth successive worldwide match but was asked to enter the fray by boss Zlatko Dalic in the closing stages of the Group D clash in Kaliningrad. Read More »

Brooks Koepka flew under the radar to steal US Open show

With his score Sunday, Fleetwood became only the second player to shoot 63 in a final round of the U.S. Open. "I don't want to say I didn't think I could do it, but I knew that it was going to be that much more hard", Koepka said of winning a second major. Read More »

Federer beats Raonic for Stuttgart Open title


The Swiss star has a 10-3 in career head-to-head meetings against the Canadian. Raonic gained the upperhand when he was able to steal a point to gain a 3-1 lead in that tiebreak. Raonic said he is not allowing any thoughts of Queen's club next week or Wimbledon enter his mind. "I'm just concentrating on the job to hand, trying to do it well. Read More »

England Squad Issue Spine-Tingling 'Message To Our Supporters'


The report also adds that a three-man defence of Leicester's Harry Maguire and Manchester City duo Kyle Walker and John Stones is expected to start in front of Jordan Pickford in the England goal . There can be no excuses, no arguments. Southgate took over for Sam Allardyce in fall 2016 and immediately asserted his authority by dropping record goalscorer Wayne Rooney for an October World Cup qualifier against Slovenia in just his second match in charge. Read More »

Manchester United reveal asking price for Anthony Martial


Wilshere's future has been a constant source of speculation in recent months due to the fact that his current deal is set to expire this summer. Martial was rumoured to be unhappy with his match time, particularly after Alexis Sanchez's arrival from Arsenal in the January transfer window. Read More »

VAR Controversy: Was The Referee Right To Award France A Penalty?


Minutes later, they drew level through a penalty of their own - Samuel Umtiti with a freaky handball gifting Aston Villa's Mile Jedinak the chance to level things up. "I was pretty confident, to be fair", Josh Risdon said about the call that went against him. No one is kidding themselves - we've had moments and played our first game, everyone knows what the atmosphere is going to be like, you get a feeling and sense for that. Read More »

VAR controversy, Argentina held by Iceland and more


The game of the tournament so far has been Spain-Portugal. "No, when you miss a penalty in the World Cup , in the moment when the team needs a goal, that affects", Mourinho noted. For Iceland , the humbling of a soccer superpower. "Messi's actions were always outside the box, he was trying, dribbling, shots...." No sooner had Sergio Aguero put the ball in the Icelandic net, then Willy Caballero was picking it out of his own. Read More »

U.S. Open 2018: 10 golfers who can catch Dustin Johnson


Shinnecock Hills was a grind for everyone. Before the round, Finau said, "I'm going to go enjoy myself today - it's the first time I've been in this situation before". "Man, it feels good to hold this thing again", Koepka said with the silver trophy in his arms. Fleetwood is the real deal. Fleetwood, who finished fourth past year in his second US Open appearance, became the sixth golfer to shoot 63 in the US Open , a group that includes the final round 63 produced by Johnny Miller to ... Read More »

Conor McGregor And Manager Speak Out After Brooklyn Court Appearance


Irish mixed martial arts superstar Conor McGregor made a brief court appearance on Thursday (Friday in Manila) stemming from his role in a loading dock melee and later expressed "regret" for his actions. UFC president Dana White and revered fighter Conor McGregor will meet on Monday to discuss the future of the latter with the company. Both are due back in court July 26. Read More »

In the picture from Germany vs Mexico on day four


Thus concluded the trend of defending champions losing their opening match of the following World Cup , as Germany followed in the footsteps of France (2002), Italy (2010) and Spain (2014). Their intensity in possession increased, but they continued to leave the same gaps at the back. "It's an unfamiliar situation", he said, while insisting the team "has enough experience to not go under with one defeat". Read More »

Mexico World Cup goal celebrations showed up on seismograph


Lozano, a 22-year-old forward nicknamed "Chucky", got Mexico going with a deflected shot over the bar in the first minute. Both goalkeepers were tested early and often on the day, with Mexico particularly coming out to a flying start against the reigning World Cup champions. Read More »

Nakajima propels #8 Toyota to Le Mans pole


With repairs necessary to the barriers, the race director decided not to resume the session, but instead to start final qualifying half an hour early and extend it by half an hour. Matt Campbell became the first driver this week to duck under Fernando Rees' pole time from past year with a 3:51.930, before Matteo Cairoli went even quicker with a 3:50.728. Read More »

Fernando Alonso wins Le Mans 24 on debut with Toyota


The 36-year old Spaniard and team-mates Kazuki Nakajima and Sebastien Buemi secured a two-lap victory. In his pursuit of motor racing's Triple Crown - the Monaco Grand Prix, Indianapolis 500 and Le Mans - the two-time Formula One world champion ticked off the second of the three prizes in France. Read More »

European Union ambassador Boris Becker claims diplomatic immunity from bankruptcy case


He said: "What you might say is where you are claiming diplomatic immunity because it directly flows from your job, it is right that immunity is both legal and morally sensible". Here's another zinger - Boris is due to commentate at Wimbledon, which starts on July 2, but because of this diplomat business none of that money earned whilst commentating will go to his creditors. Read More »

Former Ducks player Fotu Leiato killed in rollover crash


Police responded and found the body. Investigators determined Leiato had been a passenger in the vehicle. He was transported to a local hospital and then after an investigation, he was cited in lieu of custody for DUII. Following the second arrest, Ducks head coach Mario Cristobal chose to dismiss Leiato from the program. He also was charged in January for misdemeanor trespassing. Read More »

Roger Federer downs Nick Kyrgios to reclaim No.1 spot


Switzerland's Roger Federer celebrates winning the final against Canada's Milos Raonic at Tennis Club Weissenhof in Stuttgart , Germany. His run to the final in Germany ensured he usurped previous world No 1 Rafael Nadal at the top of the ATP rankings , and if he wins in Halle next week - a traditional Federer stronghold - he will arrive at Wimbledon in July looking for his 100th title on tour. Read More »

Good job there was VAR, says France's Griezmann


Antoine Griezmann scored from the spot and Paul Pogba netted an 80th-minute victor as Les Bleus overcame a dogged Socceroos in the first game of their group. France burst out of the blocks and could have scored in just the second minute, with Ryan alert to tip Kylian Mbappe's shot wide, and he remained busy, also denying Griezmann and Pogba in the sort of spell that indicated a one-sided rout. Read More »

Angelo Mathews, Lahiru Gamage out of remaining West Indies Tests


Weather-wise up until Saturday, according to forecaster Webster Gajadhar at the Hewanorra Meteorological Service, is expected to remain mostly fair, with hazy conditions and a slight chance of a few brief showers. Sri Lanka captain Chandimal elected to bat but was soon required to rescue his side from embarrassment as the host started strongly, his unbeaten knock of 119 restoring a measure of respectability after defeat in the first match. Read More »

Sri Lanka players walk off to protest ball-tampering allegations


Ahead of the third day's play, umpires Aleem Dar and Ian Gould chose to change the ball but that decision hasn't gone down with the Sri Lankan camp. Cricket's governing body, the ICC, tweeted that any disciplinary issues would be addressed at the end of play. It took another 40 minutes for play to finally begin. Read More »

Anushka Sharma Raises Her Voice over Cleanliness


Virat Kohli is literally crushing the hearts of girls out there with his gestures towards his wife Anushka Sharma . I am concerned about my sons SAFTEY!how dare you crush somebody's image/and morale and reputation and expose him to publichate, a boy who is on the verge of starting his ventures, .just to prove what good citizens you both are to increase your fan following ? Mumbai: Virat Kohli is always vocal about his opinions and causes he supports on social media. Read More »

Watch Phil Mickelson Intentionally Hit Moving Ball At U.S. Open

I can't see anything and I went, 'Where is it?' And he went, 'It's just in that bunker up there.' I go, 'Ah, you gotta be kidding me!' He's like, "Aaaah!" I wasn't going to have a shot. Two-time US Open champion Curtis Strange added: "He will feel some embarrassment because there are a lot of people and kids watching that really admire this guy". Read More »