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Cabrera's game-ending homer gives Tigers 5-3 win over Rays


And they made it a happy takeoff with a 9-1 win that gave them a split of the four-game series with the Tigers . The Rays are on a three-game slide. and Logan Morrison provided most of the support, Souza with his first career grand slam and Morrison with two homers, giving him 21 for the season. It was his seventh homer of the season. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo skips post-match press conference after Portugal draw


Their advantage would last just eight minutes, as Mexico's record goalscorer Javier Hernandez met a right wing cross with a diving header to pull his team level on the verge of half-time. Portugal take on tournament hosts Russian Federation in their next group-stage outing on Wednesday afternoon, before then facing outsiders New Zealand three days later. Read More »

Team NZ sails into lead - Outteridge goes swimming


Just a few seconds into the fourth America's Cup semifinal match-up between the two teams, Team NZ's catamaran rose up and fell forwards, leaving some crew members in the water and others suspended precariously above it. The Kiwi boat appeared to get on its hydrofoils too quickly as it made a hard maneuver and lost control, with its bows burying themselves in the water and the boat flipping in what's called a pitch-pole, coming to rest with the top of the wing sail in the water. Read More »

Portugal held by Mexico at Confed Cup

Mexico has won five of its last six matches, with a 2-1 home loss to Croatia in a friendly in May. I want to remind you that Mexico held a control match against the U.S. As man of the match, Ronaldo was obliged to attend a formal press conference but failed to appear amid suggestions he was "undergoing treatment". The team said that he couldn't go because he was receiving post-game treatment, although it said it wasn't anything serious. Read More »

Larson, Truex take top 2 spots in Michigan qualifying

Last year: Christopher Bell won after starting ninth. Race victor Kyle Larson concurred with Truex when he told the media in post-race interviews, "The (No.) 78 was the class of the field". "I think, restarted third or fifth that time and got loose off of (turn) two, and I got freight-trained down the backstretch", Larson said. Hamlin won by.012 of a second, the closest margin ever in an Xfinity event at the 2-mile oval. Read More »

Li last at US Open, but values the experience


Open. If any doubt remained over who was going to succeed Dustin Johnson as the victor of the year's second major, Koepka ensured his victory was inevitable by rolling in yet another birdie on the par-three 16th. The top 60 and ties make the cut at the U.S. Open. And Casey was joined at the end of play by compatriot Tommy Fleetwood , and U.S. duo Brooks Koepka and Brian Harman on seven under par. Read More »

Confederation Cup Report: Portugal 2 - 2 Mexico

Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio said his team deserved their point but admitted there was work to be done going forward. "It was a great result for Mexican football". The Video Assistant Referees would again be utilised as Chile's Eduardo Vargas was adjudged to have been narrowly offside before he found the back of the Cameroon net in the first half. Read More »

UFC stars excited about McGregor vs Mayweather fight

Mayweather is considered the heavy favorite going into the fight , though regardless of the outcome McGregor's paycheck promises to be by far the biggest of his career. If you bet $100 on McGregor and he wins, you would win $700. "When you go out and you put everything on line - I've said this about Floyd Mayweather for years: He loves money, loves money, but that record is actually, I think, more important to him than money. Read More »

Brooks Koepka wins US Open title at Erin Hills

Koepka's win extended a remarkable run of victories by players who had never previously won a major. And one of Scheffler's biggest summer goals is to earn a spot on the U.S. "I played with him at the Memorial two weeks ago". Koepka is playing with Tommy Fleetwood , one group ahead of Harman and Justin Thomas . It was a long phone call. Read More »

Mexico salvage point against Portugal in FIFA Confederations Cup

Cedric Soares restored Portugal's lead on 86 minutes, but Hector Moreno's stoppage-time header salvaged a point for Mexico in their Group A opener. Portugal took the lead following an excellent run from Cristiano Ronaldo before he slipped an excellent pass to Ricardo Quaresma who faked out Guillermo Ochoa before slotting the ball into an open net. Read More »

Hector Moreno, Mexico Snatch Late Draw vs. Portugal at 2017 Confederations Cup

The cherry on top of the cake, though, was his corner that set up the equalising goal in the dying stages of the match to earn Mexico a well deserved point. "We know we didn't play well", he said. There are two games to go and that's why we're cool, we're at ease. With that, the result now gives both of the teams one point, a fair result. Read More »

Ronaldo's Portugal held by Mexico at Confed Cup

Quaresma scores - Ronaldo bursts down the left after Salcedo fails to cut out a crossfield pass. Ronaldo loses the run of things as he brings the ball into the box, but turns out of trouble. "But we are not anxious, there are two games left, we still have chances". "Since I joined the national team I've felt very welcomed", Silva said. That being said, we know how unsafe Chicharito and Mexico can be. Read More »

Altuve, Beltran homer in Astros' 7-1 win over Red Sox


Altuve led off the third with his home run off the train tracks above the left-center field facade, and Beltran followed three batters later with his ninth home run of the season to put Houston ahead 6-0. Beltran's home run was the 430th of his career, placing him one shy of Cal Ripken Jr. for the 48th most in Major League Baseball history. RHP Tyler Thornburg had successful surgery to treat thoracic outlet syndrome in his right shoulder Friday and is expected to return in 2018, Boston ... Read More »

Gatland to meet ref over New Zealand's 'blocking'


Sniping between the two camps has been a recurring theme in recent weeks and continued in the aftermath of the Lions' 32-10 victory over the Maori All Blacks on Saturday. Just look at the way we defended against the Maori. "We could go that way, we could potentially change and do that during the match as well". Among the other selection debates for the Lions is the left wing, where George North was poor against the Maori All Blacks but has some strong history. Read More »

Preds hold serve to even Stanley Cup Finals at 2-2


Suddenly, the Penguins were staring down the barrel of a Game 7 against the team with the best regular season record in the National Hockey League. He picked up an assist in both Games 3 and 5. Senators: Center Derick Brassard underwent surgery for a torn labrum in his right shoulder. "It's no different in these Finals". Arvidsson made it a 3-1 Nashville lead with his first goal since the end of the first round. Read More »

Bay Area fans rejoice after Warriors win another title

When the Warriors needed a basket in the Finals , he was their lifeline. For the third year in a row, the Cavaliers faced the Warriors in the finals . Andre Iguodala joked that he'd groomed his replacement, Patrick McCaw, during the season. It may be starting to seem real for the Warriors . Iguodala joked after the game about still being "the adult in the room" when he's on the floor, but his steadying presence was meant for crucial games like this one. Read More »

Watch Andre Ward vs Sergey Kovalev 2 Live Results on HBO PPV

But despite the point, it was clear that Ward was fighting a winning fight. The fourth low blow doubled Kovalev over while the referee Ton Weeks suddenly stopped the fight not DQ'ing Ward but giving him the win. "When I saw him react to the body shots that were borderline, I knew I had him", he said. "Facing a great fighter, you've got to raise your game to the next level". Read More »

Champions Trophy 2017: Ind vs Pak - Star of the Match - Fakhar Zaman

Sarfraz, who had captained Pakistan to Under-19 World Cup 2006 triumph, especially credited the bowlers for dismissing India for 158. India handed Pakistan a 124-run defeat in the first group match before Pakistan defeated South Africa, Sri Lanka and then thrashed England in the semifinals to qualify for its first ever Champions Trophy final. Read More »