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The Duchess of Cambridge's Royal Ascot outfit looks very familiar


Having tracked the early leader, Scottish , he was sent to the front at the top of the straight and had to resist stern challenges from Decorated Knight and Ulysses , who both edged past him inside the final furlong. "That was a big surprise as it was her first time over a mile after five runs over six furlongs, but she relaxed well and got the distance well". Read More »

Ronaldo will repay the debt to the tax service of Spain

Ronaldo's future at Real Madrid looked guaranteed after lifting his third Champions League title with the club earlier this month, the Portugal worldwide scoring twice in a 4-1 win over Juventus. They added that Mourinho had already dealt with questions raised by tax authorities in 2015, settling issues with his 2011 and 2012 filings and reaching a settlement regarding 2013. Read More »

Di Maria sentenced to one year in jail after admitting tax fraud


Another Mendes client, Colombian striker Radamel Falcao , is suspected of failing to correctly declare 5.6 million euros of income earned from image rights between 2012 and 2013 while he was at Atletico Madrid . The two were given 21-month jail sentences but neither is expected to serve prison time since it was a first offence and the sentence was under two years. Read More »

Di Maria fined €2m in tax fraud

Portugal's all-time record scorer has been linked to former club Manchester United and other top clubs after running into problems with tax authorities. Ronaldo has denied any wrongdoing. "Ronaldo is in a major tournament with his country and until that is over I can not talk to him". The prosecutor's office said Mourinho sold his image rights to Koper Services S. Read More »

West Indies opt to bowl against India in first ODI


India might have a little more at stake here. Despite their issues, in terms of personnel, skills, confidence and form, India have the edge, no doubt. Virat Kohli will be pleased to get back on the field, given the distractions off it. Fingers have been pointed and focus was temporarily shifted away from the game. Read More »

76ers already trolling Lonzo and LaVar Ball after No. 2 pick


Los Angeles used the No. 27 pick, which it acquired from the Brooklyn Nets , on power forward Kyle Kuzma . Ball said he'll have about 20 family and friends in attendance for the draft, with his father, his two brothers, and two "close family friends" at his table in the green room. Read More »

Philadelphia 76ers select Markelle Fultz No. 1 overall

The NBA offseason is made off rumors, and they make the offseason more entertaining than the regular season. As expected, the 76ers used the first overall pick they acquired last weekend from the Boston Celtics to take Fultz, a point guard out of Washington who will join Philadelphia's plethora of young talent. Read More »

Devils' Merrill selected in expansion draft


McPhee used the new rules to his advantage by extracting draft picks, prospects and other National Hockey League players from teams looking to protect players on their roster. "It's a different situation for everybody in here to come into a team where there is no team", said defenceman Jason Garrison , claimed from Tampa Bay. Read More »

Neymar urged Barcelona to sign Lucas Lima from Santos


The deal for Lima follows hot on the heels of the announcement that Barcelona have agreed to take highly-rated Brazilian youngster Vitinho on loan from Palmeiras. The 26-year old who is dating Neymar's sister, is being represented by their father through their consulting company. Lima's team-mate Henrique claimed earlier this week: "We are happy for him, because of the player that he is". Read More »

Markelle Fultz selected No. 1 overall by Philadelphia 76ers in NBA Draft

But Washington's Markelle Fultz certainly had the most creative shoes. Colangelo was rather vague when meeting with the media. Yet ever since his days leading the Big Ballers AAU team set up by his dad, Lonzo has shown nothing but maturity and calm in the face of LaVar's audacious approaches to hoops, parenting and the business of sports. Read More »

Prince George's Co.'s Markelle Fultz #1 pick in NBA Draft


The 6-4, 195-pounder instantly brings an offensive versatility that should enhance the talents of all, especially Embiid and Simmons. Fultz can't believe the draft is finally here and that he's on the verge of becoming the No. "He just checked all the boxes". The Huskies were 9-22. For Markelle Fultz , it's what's on the inside that counts. "He can play both guard spots", Colangelo said. Read More »

May offers 'fair deal' for European Union nationals


The clock is ticking on negotiations after a first day of talks on Britain's exit from the European Union (EU) that the clock is ticking on negotiations, but the British Brexit minister says he's optimistic they will yield a swift and positive outcome. Read More »

Josh Jackson goes No. 4 to Suns


He played a lot of power forward for Duke during his freshman year, but the size advantage he had at college level will dissipate often in the pros. Duke forward Jayson Tatum , a 2016 graduate of Chaminade, was selected No. If all goes to plan, Cole hopes to transform it into a transitional house for a single mom who will be able to live there with her kids rent-free for a year while she gets back on her feet. Read More »

Success of Lonzo Ball-Lakers marriage depends on future moves

As soon as Lonzo Ball was selected by the Lakers as the number 2 pick in the 2017 National Basketball Association draft, the night became about Lavar Ball and his family-run Big Baller Brand . He's the classic old-school point guard, but with excellent size and athleticism. After that bit of serendipity, the Lakers made their plans for Ball well-known earlier this week when they agreed to trade Russell. Read More »

Jose Mourinho accused of €3.3m Spanish tax fraud


Unhappy Ronaldo has left his future at the Spanish giants in doubt after angrily announcing last week that his " conscience is clear ". Jose Mourinho was yesterday accused by Spanish authorities of failing to pay €3.3 million (S$5.1 million) in taxes at Real Madrid , as the Spanish club's star player Cristiano Ronaldo was summoned to appear before a judge next month. Read More »

Warriors pick up No. 38 pick Jordan Bell in deal with Bulls

But there's a reasonable hope that he'll provide something similar to McCaw, last year's 38th overall selection. "I'm lucky to work with great owners that are aggressive and willing to spend". The NBA is a different game. "We tried really hard". They used the pick to select OR big man Jordan Bell , per Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical . Read More »

Thunderbird Jet Overturns After Practice Landing at Ohio Air Show


The news organization said an eyewitness saw a Thunderbird F-16 coming in for landing, had slipped and wound up on its top. News outlets are reporting that one person had to be taken to the hospital. Air Force Academy. June 21-A pilot ejected from an F-16 that crashed on take-off during a training flight at a Texas airfield, according to the North American Aerospace Defense Command. Read More »

Four-way tie at top of US Open standings after second day

Also, Fowler's never won one. J.B. Holmes. And Rickie Fowler . Day at least managed to find one positive spin. "He's going to win a major some day", Harmon said. Koepka is one of those players that the smart guys like to put in their fantasy league. Yeah, it was just one of those days. He was 13th previous year at Oakmont. Read More »

British tennis player Dan Evans tests positive for cocaine


This has been an extremely sad and humbling experience ". The International Tennis Federation (ITF) said its Anti-Doping Programme will be releasing a statement shortly. "As positive tests for Non-Specified Substances carry a mandatory Provisional Suspension, Mr Evans will be provisionally suspended with effect from 26 June...pending determination of the case". Read More »

Heavyweights Germany, Chile clash at Confed Cup


They are flexible like maybe no other side, very unpredictable . Pacific Time at Kazan Arena in Kazan, Russia . "I watched the first game against Chile , they were sitting back and playing on the counter-attack and very, very direct and quick", Degenek said. Read More »

76ers appear poised to take Fultz at No

Markelle Fultz was dressed to impress with a solid gray custom made suit, with the demeanor of a player that knows he's the best. At 6-foot-6, Ball plays a style that harkens back to the "Showtime" days of the Lakers, dishing off no-look passes, launching threes and finishing at the hoop with rim-jarring slam dunks. Read More »