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Warriors star Kevin Durant reportedly about to become free agent


Shams Charania of The Vertical reports that Iguodala could very well exit the Warriors if he thinks another team has a path to a championship. Iguodala is one of several potential free agents on the Warriors roster. Unbelievably this high-flying superstar has been taking time lately to answer the throngs on Twitter, including those who are hatin' on him for winning. Read More »

Braidwood offers condolences to Hague family


In the video, Braidwood thanks people for their words of support. Instead of leaving a comment, contact his family. "I will fight for us both now, I know that's what you would have wanted". "A fighter always believes he's OK", said Larouche, who took Lucian Bute, Eric Lucas and other boxers to world titles. When he was fighting for UFC, Hague once said: "You can turn my face into mashed potatoes and I'll keep going". Read More »

Crosby scores early, but Penguins lose 4-1


He's the team mascot whose picture is stuck on the Predators' locker-room door, now with two bandages commemorating playoff-ending injuries first to forward Kevin Fiala, then center Ryan Johansen. Who should be in the net for Game 5 for the Pittsburgh Penguins? If that's the case, we may see this Terrible Towl-wrapped catfish make its return as a good omen for the defending Stanley Cup champions. Read More »

Koepka seizes US Open trophy


Stricker tapped in for par. Koepka's winning total of 16-under equals the lowest score to par for a U.S. Open, matching Rory McIlroy's victory at Congressional in 2011 on a par-71 layout. "This run of France, Ireland and Scotland is a big pivotal part of my year for me", he said. "Hopefully, though, in the future, in majors, I can play in the either last or next-to-last group to give myself a better chance". Read More »

Golden State Warriors: Kevin Durant will be back


Kevin Durant is set to make a new contract deal and stay with the Golden State Warriors , but the new National Basketball Association champions did lose a legendary player on Monday. The impending deal is not unique with Durant as the Warriors have a similar arrangement with Curry, who last season only collected $12.1 million that earned him the label as the most underpaid player in the National Basketball Association. Read More »

Kane to the rescue


The real fireworks came in the closing minutes, as the two sides combined to score three goals in six minutes. 'I know what I want to do and this team has great ambition. England looked to be seeing the game out comfortably before Griffiths struck with just five minutes to go - curling a set piece into the right-hand corner of Joe Hart's goal for his first strike in internationals. Read More »

Man Utd have concerns about Cristiano Ronaldo bid


Reports of a rejected EUR60million bid from United seem wide of the mark, though, according to Madrid president Perez, who remains keen to keep Morata in the Spanish capital. The 70-year-old construction magnate's third term in charge of Europe's most successful club spanning 15 years - 2000-2006 and since 2009 - will be rubber stamped at a ceremony at the Santiago Bernabeu later Monday. Read More »

Something has affected Cristiano Ronaldo, says Florentino Perez

Perez - who is reportedly dealing with an unhappy Cristiano Ronaldo amid tax claims in Spain - was asked about Madrid's interest in Mbappe and he admitted the LaLiga champions are following the 18-year-old. "As a rule, we do not comment on these rumours". Cristiano Ronaldo's future at the Bernabeu remains uncertain after he told the club he wants to leave . Read More »

Re-elected Real Madrid president Perez set to speak about Ronaldo´s future

GETTYReal Madrid target David De Gea appears to be staying at Manchester United this summer The players are very fond of Keylor and also the coach. "The whole thing is very odd because Cristiano Ronaldo is a great guy, both as a player and a person". What I have been told is that he has the same structure [in Spain] that he had in England and there was no problem there. Read More »

Portugal vs Mexico: VAR not working well - Santos

We have a great chance of winning the Confederations Cup because there are still two [group] games left. "But we have to be careful because I don't think people understand this new rule really well". The Euro 2016 winners took the lead on 34 minutes when Ronaldo sprinted into the box and his beautifully-timed pass found Quaresma unmarked in the area. Read More »

Mickey Arthur hails 'remarkable' Pakistan turnaround after ICC Champions Trophy win

India had thrashed Pakistani side by 124 runs in their tournament opener at Edgbaston on June 4. "It's true that my nephew Sarfraz Ahmed is playing for Pakistan and we wish him and his team all the very best". Captain Virat Kohli also left early leaving Indian fans disappointed. "I want to congratulate Pakistan , they had an wonderful tournament, the way they turned things around, speak volumes for the talent they have". Read More »

ICC Champions Trophy to be scrapped for more T20 World Cups?

Registering their largest margin of victory in the 129 one-day matches Pakistan has played against India , the victory had fans in Pakistan dancing in the streets, waving Pakistani flags and setting off fireworks. Since the departure of captains Misbah-ul-Haq and Younis Khan from the 50-over format in 2015, Pakistan slumped to ninth in ODI rankings and barely managed to qualify for the Champions Trophy, contested by the top eight sides in the rankings . Read More »

Real Madrid CF president Florentino Perez 'not contemplating' Cristiano Ronaldo departure

I am sure he would not want us to pay his fine if there was one. He scored 42 goals in all competitions and played a key role in helping his club win the Champions League and the La Liga . "I have a good relationship with him after working together for eight years". "Jose Mourinho coached Ronaldo at Real Madrid from 2010 through 2013, and reports suggested the two could be reunited at Manchester United this summer in what has been described as a "£183 million mega deal". Read More »

Woman mistakes rattlesnake for dog toy


Home surveillance cameras captured the entire incident. After realising that she had a snake in her hand instead of a toy, she ran away for her life throwing the snake on the ground. "I grabbed it and as I was going up, I realized it was gushy and it had a feeling to it, like a hot dog sort of", Rosso told ABC 13 Eyewitness News . Read More »

Federation Internationale de Football Association chief Infantino says level of Confederations Cup organization flawless

Right back Alexander Samedov provided the assist with a square ball across the face of goal, and Fedor Smolov was in ideal position at the far post to poke it into the back of the net. With two goals on the board, Russia's midfield stopped taking risks and New Zealand struggled to create counter-attacking chances. Russia's opening goal had an ugly finish after two pretty pieces of individual skill once the All-Whites defense needlessly lost the ball. Read More »

England wary of Kiwi challenge to semi-final berth

In order to reach the semi-finals, New Zealand - who could lose captain Williamson to a slow over-rate suspension - must beat Bangladesh on Friday and hope England beat Australia the following day. They always are favourites going into a white ball tournament. "It was backing up consistency in selection and trying to get guys together as a group that we've showed trust in over the last couple of years", he said. Read More »

MEXICO DRAW: It was not the result we wanted -Ronaldo


Although Mexico still has games left against Russian Federation and New Zealand, the path to a spot in the knockout round has now become much easier after earning Sunday's result. He attracted headlines last week after being accused by a Spanish prosecutor of defrauding the country's tax authorities. Star of the show was Marco Asensio, who scored a classy hat trick in Gdynia as he cemented his claim as one of the most exhilarating young players in the game. Read More »

CT Final: Pak wins against India


Post-match, Indian skipper Virat Kohli praised the Pakistan team and conceded his team's defeat admitting that there isn't any "hesitation or shame" that the team couldn't play their best game. "So everyone is aware of the kind of talent they have in their team, and on their day they can beat any side in the world", Kohli had told reporters on Saturday. Read More »

No other club offer for Ronaldo: Real boss

Perez, speaking to Spanish radio station Onda Cero , via BBC , on Monday night following his re-election as club president, also claimed that the club do not want to sell anybody over the course of the summer. And among the first issues he will have to deal with is Ronaldo , who he bought in 2009 from Manchester United for a record €94m. In La Liga , Ronaldo scored 25 goals and notched 6 assists. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo set for July court date in tax fraud case

The paper added captain Sergio Ramos also reached out to Ronaldo , who has a club-record scored 406 goals in 394 matches for Real, pleading with him to stay. Upon hearing the news, the Real boss reportedly immediately phoned his player, who is now with Portugal at the FIFA Confederations Cup in Russian Federation, to discover the real reasons behind his decision to make his intentions public. Read More »

Pakistan move closer to direct qualification for 2019 World Cup

With their inability to host top global sides on home soil due to security concerns and a spot-fixing controversy blighting their domestic T20 league, Sunday's win provided the country's cricket fans with some much-needed cheer. Players begin to return separately to their hometowns after unavailability of tickets barred them from boarding a flight together. "We have no hesitation or shame to admit we didn't play our best game". Read More »