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England own-goal gives Guinea 1-1 draw at U20 World Cup


Then in the 42nd, Paik successfully converted a penalty kick into Korea's second goal to extend their lead against Argentina. The U-20 Korean national football team became the first among the 24 teams participating at the U-20 FIFA World Cup to advance to the round of 16 after a 2-1 win against Argentina on Tuesday at Jeonju World Cup Stadium. Read More »

South Africa vs England in 1st ODI


England kicked off their Royal London One-Day Series with a convincing win, but there were fears the shine may have been taken off the victory as Stokes was forced to leave the field with pain in his left knee. "That was the feel we had for this ground, it was a big call not to try and get Morne Morkel in, but it's easy to say that now", De Villiers said. Hales upped the ante further and completed a 52-ball fifty but became a victim of Andile Phehlukwayo (2-59) in his first ball of the ... Read More »

James surpasses Jordan as all-time playoff scoring leader

James continued to downplay how passing the record would affect that debate. With the Cavs already leading 100-71 in the final few minutes of the third, Kyrie Irving found LeBron on the left wing, and he casually delivered a 27-footer that pushed the lead to 32 and him into history. Read More »

Cavs coach not blaming LeBron after Celtics no-show

Indeed, Cleveland missed 15-of-17 long-range shots in the second half after nailing 14-of-22 in the first and second quarters. At the end of one, Boston was up 10. "We've been playing so well, but like I said, you let a team grab momentum like that, you nearly knew that that last shot was going to go in", James said. Read More »

Larson owns the pole as drivers to race for $1 million

There were no standings points on the line, but Busch is likely thrilled to trade them for a major payday and his first career All-Star Race win. His winning ways in lower divisions often gives fans a sour taste, but Busch was cheered as he excitedly pumped the checkered flag. Read More »

How Kyrie Irving dominated Game 4

James still finished Tuesday night's game with 34 points despite picking up his fourth foul with 6:46 left in the first half. Kyrie Irving scored 41 points in the win, as he took on the burden of LeBron James' absence. "His X-rays and all of the information that they gathered is being sent to another specialist", Stevens said before Tuesday's Game 4. This was a fantastic performance by Irving who once again showed that whenever James has troubles in crucial moments, he is there to ... Read More »

Irving and James lead the way as Cavs down Celtics

It was growth for us."Irving scored 36 of his career playoff-high 42 points after James" fourth foul, including 12 in the second quarter with James out. Crowder strained his groin after falling and sliding into a split in the third quarter, though he was able to return. The Cavs had nine turnovers for 13 points in the first half . Read More »

LeBron James gets in foul trouble early in Game 4

Game 4 marked the Celtics' first time taking a lead into halftime. The wins were epic, especially the 130-86 demolition in Game 2. The Boston Celtics are now battling the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference Finals, but their team would look very different today if general manager Danny Ainge had his way last summer. Read More »

Chelsea have cancelled their victory parade following the Manchester attack

The former England worldwide says Wenger's tactics are no longer good enough and haven't developed since a time when he had world class attacking players like Thierry Henry and Robert Pires in his ranks. The final between the London rivals will still go ahead at Wembley Stadium. But we're just concentrating on ourselves at the moment, working hard in training and hopefully we'll go and do the job. Read More »

Hamilton fastest in Monaco GP 1st practice

The 2009 champion was 14th fastest in the morning and 12th in the afternoon with a time only a fraction slower than Belgian teammate Stoffel Vandoorne - a solid performance for a driver who had not been in a Formula One auto since last November. Read More »

LeBron James' Keys to Game 4: 'Win'


LeBron and the Cavs handed Boston their worst home playoff loss in franchise history (44 points). Irving kept Cleveland within striking distance while James was out by scoring 12 points over the final 5:11 of the second quarter. James, Irving and Love were the only three Cavs players to make double digits. The circumstances were different and the primary author of the comeback was Irving instead of James, but Cleveland fighting back from 16 down was in some ways reminiscent of the ... Read More »

'I dreamt about scoring in the final' - Mkhitaryan

Ander Herrera, voted the man of the match , said the club had been suffering on Tuesday, but echoed Pogba's sentiments. But the world goes on and does not stop and we have to do our work. "That is how I look at things". They are only the fifth side to win the three main European club trophies along with the UEFA Super Cup. "I just feel that what I did in this club is not enough to deserve to be here [pointing to wall enshrined with pictures of Ferguson and Busby]". Read More »

'Horrified' Wayne Rooney donates £100000 to victims of Manchester concert bombing

Southgate, who led the Under-21s at the Euro 2015 Championship, insisted the latest Young Lions squad will have enough quality to excel under Aidy Boothroyd, even in the striker's absence. "The question then is: could he have gone with the Under-21s after that?" He's a 19-year-old player who's had an exceptional season and by then will have had virtually 60 matches. Read More »

NFL Changes Celebration Rules, But Twerking Is Still Banned


After significant backlash against needless fines and penalties, the No Fun League seemed to hear the concerns of both players and fans that the game should be fun and entertaining, and removing a player's natural emotional expression after scoring a touchdown should be a part of the festivities. Read More »

Champions Trophy: BCCI raises team security concerns with ICC


Both the tournaments will be played in the United Kingdom. "I love walking by myself, not having people around at all", Kohli told reporters shortly after the team's arrival from Mumbai . In test cricket, we've been able to reach the top with that mindset, (along) with a hunger to win. "That sums up Ben perfectly: the more pressure and responsibility he's given, the more you get from him", Root added. Read More »

Arsenal fans react on Twitter to Europa League finish

Should Arsenal win Saturday's match at Wembley , Wenger will claim his seventh FA Cup - matching the number of times Liverpool and Chelsea have won it in their entire history. The club's Player of the Year event, a ticketed event scheduled for Sunday evening, will still take place as it is confined to a single area of Stamford Bridge. Read More »

Tyronn Lue: Celtics 'harder to defend' than Warriors


The way they responded Tuesday night - particularly on the defensive end - is a good sign for their prospects of wrapping up their third straight Eastern Conference crown on Thursday. We'll need all the help we can get if we hope to extend this series and put off the offseason. "In the back of my mind, I thought, 'They can't tie up the series, '" he said. Read More »

Manchester United back in Champions League

Pogba also played in the League Cup final victory over Southampton at Wembley Stadium but missed the Community Shield win over last season's Premier League champions Leicester City having only just joined the Old Trafford club from Juve. Read More »

Real Madrid name suspended Nacho in squad ahead of appeal result


Celta did not change their approach and kept pouring players forward. Celta are rounding off their domestic season with nothing to play for following their deep run in the Europa League where only a missed last-second chance at the Old Trafford stood between them and a historic qualification to the final. Read More »

Lawmaker Calls for Lynchings as Confederate Statues Fall

Oliver Tuesday. "I, first and foremost, wish to extend this apology for any embarrassment I have caused to both my colleagues and fellow Mississippians", Oliver in a statement. "Anyone who champions a fond remembrance of such a violent, racist history is unworthy of elected office", Johnson said. Four Confederate monuments were recently removed from New Orleans in an effort to "correct" history, the city's mayor tells Time . Read More »

Rory hampered by back problems as Players proves very tough test


The 37-year-old was still four over with three holes to play on Thursday, but he followed a birdie on the 16th by recording a hole-in-one on the famous "island green" 17th to salvage an opening 73. Even with a mild wind in the afternoon, just over a third of the field broke par. "I'm in good shape and hopefully have a better back nine on (Friday) morning and work my way back into the lead again", said Scott. Read More »

Russian billionaire Alisher Usmanov makes bid to buy Arsenal


ARSENAL bigwig Stan Kroenke is refusing to entertain any bids for the club from rival Alisher Usmanov . He remains fully committed to the club and, even though Usmanov's offer would net him a massive profit, he is not minded to sell. They have grown increasingly restless with the club finishing fifth in the Premier League and outside the Champions League qualification places for the first time in 20 years. Read More »