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Lionel Messi returns to Barcelona after World Cup exit

It's been a tough tournament for Argentina . "But I do feel that the second half was very good from us in terms of desire and our determination to score". Ar...


LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers talk at start of free agency

James has given the Cleveland Cavaliers notice and is opting out the final year of his contract which is worth a reported $35.6 million. After being swep...


India stand to benefit from T20I series scheduling

Weather across the United Kingdom has been pleasant for the traveling contingent. Such a situation less than 12 months ahead of a 50-over World Cup in England ...


Serena Williams thanks Wimbledon chiefs for making her a seed

She missed the 2017 edition as she prepared for the birth of her first child. Federer sported tennis kit made by a new manufacturer after recently signing...


Thailand Cave Rescue: Missing Boys Found Alive After Nine Days

But no one is in red condition". Other than personal belongings left at the opening to the cave passage and hand prints on the walls, there had been no sign o...


Arsenal complete €19m Sokratis Papastathopoulos signing

He helped the club to win the DFB-Pokal in the 2016-17 season, also claiming a brace of DFL-Supercup crowns during his time at Dortmund. Sokratis has been wid...


Watch NBA star CONFIRM Thunder move at Russell Westbrook party — Paul George

George's four-year deal with the Thunder is worth $137 million. The 28-year-old George was traded to Oklahoma City last July, with the Pacers receiving Vict...


LeBron James agrees to $154M contract with Lakers

Then it was time to thank the man who was most responsible for that signature moment: "None of this would have happened if LeBron James did not agree to com...


Roger Federer leaves Nike for Uniqlo

The report also noted his deal with Nike expired at the start of March, and was given the chance to match Uniqlo's offer and declined. Federer, who is the fir...


Kane says he can score in every game

For England , Southgate's haunted look that night is all part of a wider narrative. No Englishman has won the Golden Boot award as top scorer at a World C...


Australia-Philippines Basketball Game Descends Into Violent, Chaotic Brawl

The ejections left the Philippines with only three players, including Gabe Norwood, a guard on the George Mason team that advanced to the 2006 Final Four, but...


Durant, Warriors agree to short-term deal

Bear in mind, Houston just gave Chris Paul four years, $160 million, and being that there's a real chance that contract looks pretty heavy on the back end whe...


How $14.3 million set the New Orleans Pelicans back two years

New Orleans could avoid a major financial investment in a player coming off a serious injury and Cousins would get a chance to rebuild his value with a chance t...


Steve Smith says Ashes exertions led to 'horrible decisions'

It's been a little while now since we got back from South Africa [but] it feels like yesterday that I was sitting at the WACA honestly having these really sad...


Rajon Rondo signs one-year, $9 million deal with Lakers

Rondo reportedly received significant interest from the Pelicans, and they wanted to re-sign him, but the Lakers offer ultimately ended up being too good to pas...


American Mark Geiger to referee England-Colombia round-of-16 clash

England fans and players have long anxious about the team's poor run in shootouts, without a win since 1996, but the team has been working on psychological tec...


Rolling Neymar becomes a World Cup meme

Neymar Jr of Brazil celebrates with teammate Paulinho after scoring his team's first goal during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Round of 16 match between...


Bitter loss to Germany made Sweden 'stronger,' coach says

Brazil's relatively straightforward passage to the last 16 has created optimism among fans betting on a sixth World Cup title but coach Tite is using his char...


LeBron’s agent: LeBron James signs 4-year, $154 million contract with Lakers

James, fresh off a 3-1 exit in the NBA Finals vs. the Golden State Warriors , has agreed to a four-year, $154 million deal, according to his agent. But eve...


Waistcoat sales up as Gareth Southgate sets trend at World Cup

He is also at the centre of the squad's lively social scene, having led a group of five players on a trip to St Petersburg's biggest roller-coaster during the p...


LeBron James to opt out, will become a free agent

Earlier on Saturday, Vegas put some staggering odds on James deciding to bolt Cleveland for Southern California. Although James is leaving Cleveland again, ...


Paul George's contract could keep him in OKC for seven years

This time, it took about 20 hours. Denver added to the huge night of spending out West when it got Will Barton to commit to staying in what will be a four-yea...


LeBron James is leaving Cavs to sign four-year deal with Lakers

This Summer of LeBron was barely a fling. It really is insane given how big of a figure James is worldwide that this was kept under wraps so well. The Cavs ...


Chelsea confident of beating Liverpool to £65m Alisson transfer deal

There has been a variety of reasons for this but the main cause has been his constant dalliances with Real Madrid . Roma have set a €70m-€75m asking price ...


Chris Paul Signs Four-Year $160 Max Deal With Houston Rockets

But Paul got hurt at the end of Game 5 at the Western Conference Finals. It has reportedly re-signed point guard Chris Paul to a four-year, $160 million dea...


Mercedes' F1 weekend turns from ideal to painful in 1 hour

Vettel now has 146 points to Hamilton's 145 after nine rounds and with the Briton's home race at Silverstone next weekend. In other news, Romain Grosjean was ...


Basketball: LeBron James signs deal to play with LA Lakers

LeBron James has finally settled on his new destination, signing a four-year, United States $154 million (AUD $208 million) deal with the Los Angeles Lakers....


Few teams have a shot at signing King James

Leonard isn't a free agent but he has been holding out from the Spurs and it's no secret both he and the team want a trade. He returned to the Cavs in 2014 ...


Oregon State shuts out Arkansas to win national championship

The College World Series Finals started June 26 for Oregon State University, featuring Elk Grove graduate Nick Madrigal against Arkansas after bad weather d...


LeBron James agrees to sign with Los Angeles Lakers

Extremely strong reports indicate that LeBron James has agreed to a mammoth deal to pull on the forum blue and gold and play for the Los Angeles Lakers ne...


LeBron James agrees to 4-year, $154 million deal with Lakers

By James signing first, it's unclear how the Lakers' pursuit of Leonard may be affected. The Cavaliers' odds have fallen to 500/1. LeBron did win the title ...


Michelle Froome: My husband will ride Tour - Tour de France 2018

Froome, a four-time Tour de France victor, returned an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF) at last year's Vuelta a Espana and salbutamol was found in his system....


Abraham Ancer shoots 62, shares Quicken Loans National lead with Francesco Molinari

Evidently I would have had to shoot 24 on the back nine to have a chance. The 35-year-old from Turin became the first Italian to win a US PGA event since th...


LeBron James rumor roundup: The latest on his plans for free agency

If the three-time champion decides to take his talents elsewhere, as he has in the past, Joe Vardon of Cleveland.com reports that the Cavaliers will try to ...


Danijel Subasic heroics sees Croatia through to quarters after shootout drama

Spain lost the goal-fest to Russian Federation in a penalty shootout and taking inspiration, Denmark and Croatia scored a goal each inside first five minu...