• Phil Mickelson Hits Moving Ball Out of Frustration at U.S. Open
Phil Mickelson Hits Moving Ball Out of Frustration at U.S. Open

Mickelson was assessed a 2-stroke penalty for the infraction as the USGA cited Rule 14.5. With the two-shot penalty, he was given a sextuple-bogey 10 on the hole and was 10 over for his round. Major champions Curtis Strange and Paul Azinger were equally astonished. On a dramatic, controversy-filled day at Shinnecock Hills , two players who t...

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  • 'Naive' Afghanistan have mountain to climb, says coach
'Naive' Afghanistan have mountain to climb, says coach

India captain Ajinkya Rahane had said on the match eve on Wednesday that his team will be ruthless against debutants Afghanistan. After team India's sweet gesture towards the young Afghan team, social media was all praise for the "beautiful" gesture.

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  • Germany 0 Mexico 1: Lozano stuns woeful reigning champion
Germany 0 Mexico 1: Lozano stuns woeful reigning champion

Mexico stunned defending champions Germany in their opening game at the 2018 World Cup on Sunday, upsetting the powerhouse team. Hirving Lozano has wrong-footed Germany's Mesut Oezil and scored from about 14 yards out to give Mexico a 1-0 lead over the defending World Cup champions.

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  • Morocco’s own goal brings Iran second victory in World Cup history
Morocco’s own goal brings Iran second victory in World Cup history

Pfff... what we win with a nation, what we do by representing it, it's priceless". "The first game is always difficult and very hard and this one was not different. Morocco impressed in qualification and only conceded one goal as they made it to the tournament in Russian Federation. Renard will go into all three of his side's group stage gam...

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  • 'Anthony Martial wants to leave Manchester United'
'Anthony Martial wants to leave Manchester United'

Philippe Lamboley stated: "After thinking about all the possibilities and scenarios, Anthony wants to leave Manchester United ". However, Liverpool fans should probably avoid getting their hopes up - the last player to make the switch between the two clubs was Phil Chisnall, who signed for Liverpool from United back in 1964.

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  • Salah Out Of Egypt Starting XI Against Uruguay
Salah Out Of Egypt Starting XI Against Uruguay

Mexican referee Marco Rodriquez did not see Suarez bite Chiellini on the left shoulder but Federation Internationale de Football Association ordered an inquiry and that was that for the striker. "Why not? He could become the top goalscorer here and one of the greatest players". Following an hour-long training session for the Celeste at their humb...

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  • Antoine Griezmann confirms he's staying put at Atletico Madrid
Antoine Griezmann confirms he's staying put at Atletico Madrid

The France striker had been heavily linked with a €100 million (£88 million) move to Barcelona this summer, having past year been a reported target for Manchester United . Yet in a painfully extended television special that included footage of Antoine getting a tattoo, playing basketball, showing off his skills in a go-kart, emotional hugs for h...

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  • Manchester City to begin title defence against Arsenal
Manchester City to begin title defence against Arsenal

Fixtures for the 2018-19 Premier League season will be announced at 09:00 BST on Thursday, 14 June. Elsewhere on the opening weekend, Manchester United host Leicester City , Liverpool entertain West Ham, and Championship winners Wolverhampton Wanderers welcome Everton to Molineux.

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  • NCAA: College athletes no longer need permission to transfer
NCAA: College athletes no longer need permission to transfer

Football, men's basketball and ice hockey athletes still must sit out one year, per NCAA transfer rules. "College athletes competing in Division I football can participate in up to four games in a season without using a season of competition, the Division I Council decided this week at its meeting in Indianapolis", the statement reads.

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  • Get to know England's World Cup squad with 'The Lions' Den'
Get to know England's World Cup squad with 'The Lions' Den'

Having secured a 1-0 World Cup qualifying win over Slovakia in his one and only game in charge, Allardyce will now have to watch on as Southgate guides England through the tournament. England's squad and manager Gareth Southgate fly to Russian Federation on Tuesday to settle into their training base in Repino, just outside St Petersburg.

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  • Justify wins Belmont to become 13th Triple Crown champion
Justify wins Belmont to become 13th Triple Crown champion

Justify wins Kentucky Derby 144 under Mike Smith in the pouring rain, 5/5/18. Turning for home I could see Gronk flying and at that point thought we had a shot to get him if Justify was vulnerable at a mile and one half. "They're two different type of horses, Pharoah and this guy", Baffert told the AP after Justify won the Preakness. The w...

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  • Ronaldo: Salah a major Ballon d'Or threat
Ronaldo: Salah a major Ballon d'Or threat

During a recent friendly against Belgium the 23-year-old stepped up to take Ronaldo's spot alongside Guedes when the Real Madrid forward was left out of the squad. No new contract for Ronaldo? A day later he struck a more conciliatory tone, telling Real fans gathering at Madrid's Plaza de Cibeles "see you next year", but Portuguese newspaper ...

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  • This Comment By Kevin Durant Might Be A Shot At LeBron
This Comment By Kevin Durant Might Be A Shot At LeBron

Moreover, Durant also was a flawless 7-for-7 from the foul line and grabbed 13 rebounds to go with seven assists. On top of that, he also recorded an NBA Finals high of nine three-pointers made despite shooting a lackluster 11-of-26 from the field.

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  • Vettel takes pole, sets lap record in Montreal
Vettel takes pole, sets lap record in Montreal

And then taking a sweet victory and winning the Canadian GP for the first time since Schumacher did so in 2004. After leading all three practice sessions, Red Bull driver Max Verstappen will start third, alongside Hamilton. Mercedes, Ferrari and Red Bull have dominated the field this season. Red Bull continued to suffer from lack of speed dow...

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  • Rashford stars as England beat Costa Rica in warm-up
Rashford stars as England beat Costa Rica in warm-up

As it was, the goal was merely the highlight of a pre-tournament friendly and as such will likely only go down as a footnote in his burgeoning Three Lions career. Unlike at City, where Guardiola still largely utilises Sterling's pace on the wing, Southgate has handed him the number 10 shirt to create from a central role just off England's tal...

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  • Fox News apologizes after Eagles' Zach Ertz blasts national anthem 'propaganda'
Fox News apologizes after Eagles' Zach Ertz blasts national anthem 'propaganda'

The US President Donald trump said that his wife Melania right, and has criticized the media for speculation, in connection with its absence in public in a few weeks. He repeated the criticism on Twitter . Jenkins raised his fist as a form of protest, but stopped doing so in November after the National Football League and the players' coalitio...

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  • Lyon Conclusively Rule Out Liverpool Move For Nabil Fekir
Lyon Conclusively Rule Out Liverpool Move For Nabil Fekir

Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas is notoriously tough in transfer business but it is my understanding the deal has not fallen down because Liverpool tried to renegotiate the terms of the deal. "He will lead the club going into the 2018/2019 season". The 24-year-old looked odds-on to join the Reds at some point this weekend after holding talks ...

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  • Romania's Halep Beats American Stephens to Take French Open Title
Romania's Halep Beats American Stephens to Take French Open Title

After her third-round win against Julia Goerges, Williams charged at Sharapova's book, questioning why it wasn't truthful - at least to her - and why Sharapova was so obsessed with her as a subject. I think Stephens has been too consistent throughout these two weeks. Muguruza improved in the early stages of the second set, holding serve for t...

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  • LeBron James broke his right hand after Game 1
LeBron James broke his right hand after Game 1

Love 'em or hate 'em, there is no denying them. "So I don't have an answer for you right now". 'After game one [I was] very emotional. for a lot of different reasons, ' James told reporters before listing his grievances. Rumors have been rife all season that James will opt out of his contract with the Cavs and become an unrestricted agent this su...

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  • Liverpool Reach Agreement With Lyon For Nabil Fekir
Liverpool Reach Agreement With Lyon For Nabil Fekir

Earlier in the day, Aulas had said in quotes published on Lyon's website that no deal for Fekir will be completed before or during the World Cup , in which the versatile attacking midfielder will be appearing. Aulas believes a pre-World Cup agreement may be the most profitable arrangement for Lyon after Didier Deschamps preferred Corentin Toli...

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  • Simona Halep beats Muguruza at French Open to reach 4th Slam final
Simona Halep beats Muguruza at French Open to reach 4th Slam final

Stephens continued to dominate and broke in the first and seventh games of the second set to put herself in a position to serve for the match. The 24-year-old Spaniard stopped the rot in the sixth game before Halep quickly reasserted her authority.

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  • England's Rose: 'I'm just numb' to racism now
England's Rose: 'I'm just numb' to racism now

Rose, who suffered personal racial abuse when he played for England's under-21s in Serbia in 2012, told the Evening Standard "I've told my family I don't want them going out there because of racism and anything else that may happen". "A country being fined 22,000 pounds is just laughable". "My dad's really upset". Several eyebrows were rais...

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  • Simona Halep wins grueling duel to reach French Open semis
Simona Halep wins grueling duel to reach French Open semis

The No. 3-seeded Muguruza had lost all three previous meetings against Sharapova, who won two of her five Grand Slam titles at Roland Garros . The victor of Thursday's semi-final will also decide the world number one spot which Muguruza held for four weeks a year ago.

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  • Willian backs Fred to shine at Manchester United
Willian backs Fred to shine at Manchester United

He's also been dubbed "the new Fernandinho" which, if true, means United have a very talented player on their hands. "I don't have any more to say about my club because now I want to have focus here with the national team on the World Cup".

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  • Katie Taylor: Man dies after shooting at gym of boxer's father
Katie Taylor: Man dies after shooting at gym of boxer's father

Bobby was an innocent victim in the shooting this morning at Bray Boxing Club and was simply in the wrong place at the wrong time. Gardaí say the gunman left the scene at Bray Harbour in a silver Volkswagen Caddy van with Northern Irish registration plates.

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  • PICTURE: Messi Names Best Three Goalkeepers He Has Faced
PICTURE: Messi Names Best Three Goalkeepers He Has Faced

Local media had reported earlier Tuesday that the game was set to be scrapped, depriving Messi and his team-mates of a final warm-up game before they open their World Cup campaign in Russian Federation. It has also been claimed that several Argentina players were uneasy about travelling to Israel for the game before its cancellation. Israel lay...

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  • Stephens into first French Open quarterfinal
Stephens into first French Open quarterfinal

With the tournament now reaching the business end, having three-times Grand Slam champion Lindsay Davenport in her corner helps, says Keys. The French Open fourth-round match between No. His will next play either seventh-seeded Dominic Thiem — a semifinalist at Roland Garros the past two years — or unseeded Italian Matteo Berrettini.

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  • Germany And Belgium Make Surprise Omissions From Their World Cup Squads
Germany And Belgium Make Surprise Omissions From Their World Cup Squads

Sane impressed throughout the season, having scored 10 goals and provided 15 assists in 28 league appearances. Manchester City's star, Leroy Sane , has been dropped from Germany World Cup squad . He is still one of the most exciting young talents in European football, though, and City colleague Walker is amazed to learn that he will not be ...

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  • Paul Pogba needs to raise his game but is 'indispensable' - Didier Deschamps
Paul Pogba needs to raise his game but is 'indispensable' - Didier Deschamps

His passing was wayward and one shot almost went out for a throw-in. A poll by magazine France Football asked fans whether Pogba should start. Roberto Mancini's second game in charge of Italy, who did not qualify for the World Cup , provided a decent challenge with Mario Balotelli looking unsafe on his club turf at Nice .

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  • Tristan Thompson Storms Out of Interview After Being Asked This Question
Tristan Thompson Storms Out of Interview After Being Asked This Question

George Hill has pitched in with 12 points, but Kevin Love is 2 for 10. They shot 59.5 percent in the first half despite going 6 of 19 on 3s. Do the Cleveland Cavaliers have a real answer for Stephen Curry? That's exactly what McGee and Shaun Livingston were able to do in Game 2.

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