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Florentino Perez: 'Kylian Mbappe dreams of Real Madrid move' Florentino Perez: 'Kylian Mbappe dreams of Real Madrid move'
- June 20, 2017

If Ronaldo does depart, that will leave a big void in the squad and increases Real's need to sign Mbappe this summer and begin integrating him in the squad. The Mirror reports that Southampton are keen on Austria defender KEVIN WIMMER , 24, but want Tottenham to reduce their £20million asking price. "It is quite obvious that I'm biased but that's how I felt when I played Real Sociedad". (more...)
Beavers' streak at 23; Harrison slam fuels 13-1 win over LSU Beavers' streak at 23; Harrison slam fuels 13-1 win over LSU
- June 20, 2017

Walker's night and possibly his season ended in the 3rd inning. "I thought Eric was throwing the ball really well and we figured we'd get to their pitcher eventually", Mainieri said in his press conference following the loss to Oregon State. (more...)
Kevin Durant Is Opting Out But Will Re-Sign With The Warriors Kevin Durant Is Opting Out But Will Re-Sign With The Warriors
- June 20, 2017

Free agency does not begin until July 1st, when teams can start contacting players to gauge interest, however, they can start renegotiating with the players now on their roster. His new deal reportedly will pay him less than the max he's eligible for as a 10-year veteran in order to help Golden State's chances of retaining Andre Iguodala . (more...)
Spanish state prosecutor accuses Jose Mourinho of tax fraud
- June 20, 2017

Prosecutors say Mourinho owes Spanish authorities €3.3m after failing to declare revenues from his image rights "with the aim of obtaining illicit profits". The 54-year-old Mourinho, who coached Madrid from 2010-13, now coaches Manchester United. The complaint was made in court on Tuesday and relates to the Portuguese coach's time in charge of Real Madrid. (more...)
Kiwis beat Oracle in 1st 2 America's Cup races in Bermuda Kiwis beat Oracle in 1st 2 America's Cup races in Bermuda
- June 20, 2017

This is a rematch of that epic regatta, when Team New Zealand, then skippered by Dean Barker, reached match point at 8-1 before Oracle Team USA won eight straight races on San Francisco Bay to retain the oldest trophy in global sports. Hes also the CEO of the Americas Cup Event Authority. Skipper Jimmy Spithill, who is looking to win the America's Cup for the third time before he turns 38, started with an Instagram post of a cartoon of a bald eagle in an American flag motif digging its ... (more...)
£35m Liverpool signing flies to United Kingdom on Tuesday, expected to complete deal £35m Liverpool signing flies to United Kingdom on Tuesday, expected to complete deal
- June 20, 2017

Mohamed Salah will edge closer to finalising a move to Liverpool as he arrives in England. Salah's move to Liverpool has been protracted as the Giallorossi haggle with the Reds, and it's likely that Roma could eventually agree a 40 million euro deal for the Egyptian winger. (more...)
Boxer Andre Ward Stops Russia's Sergei Kovalev In Eighth Round
- June 20, 2017

Referee Tony Weeks did separate Ward and Kovalev twice and advised Ward to keep his punches off Kovalev's trunks, but the shot that began Kovalev's demise in the 8th round landed right on the beltline. Ward , who won an Olympic gold in 2004 and hasn't lost a fight since he was 12, took a few rounds to find his mark but once he did the two engaged in close rounds that were hard to score. (more...)
Harry Kane hails Harry Kane hails "fantastic" England character
- June 20, 2017

Stating "I'd love to be England captain", Kane went on to admit that " we've got leaders in the team " and " it is just the case that I'm wearing the armband ". I did not want to lose my first game as captain, that is for sure - especially against Scotland . History has shown some players just can't recreate their exploits for their club on the global stage, but Kane is unlikely to fall into that bracket and his late strike to save the day may be a significant sign post and see him ... (more...)
Warriors top Cavaliers and move to brink of National Basketball Association title Warriors top Cavaliers and move to brink of National Basketball Association title
- June 20, 2017

The Warriors lead the best-of-7 NBA Finals 2017 series 2-0 after winning 132-113 in Game 2 on Sunday. The defensive wizard picked up his fourth foul early in the third quarter, but he is so important to what these Warriors do that coach Steve Kerr kept him in the game. (more...)
Powerful Crusaders to face Lions Powerful Crusaders to face Lions
- June 20, 2017

The All Blacks play Samoa in Auckland on Friday 16 June, before the three-Test series against the Lions . Tomorrow's game is one of five mid-week matches against New Zealand Super Rugby teams . " They're in the infancy of this tour, they'll only get better, and they'll be a good side when the Tests come round ", Hansen said. What we've got to get right now is making sure we learn, get better, improve and get on that path to where we want to go to. (more...)
Russia Win Against New Zealand in Confederations Cup Opener
- June 20, 2017

Dmitry Poloz then went down under a challenge from New Zealand goalkeeper Stefan Marinovic in the area, but the Colombian referee waved away the penalty appeals and there was no intervention from the video assistant. Asked if his team could have been more aggressive, Hudson's response was emphatic. Russia's fast start contrasted with New Zealand seeming unsettled early in a game that began after an unusual pre-match ceremony. (more...)
Ex-NFL player Lawrence Taylor pleads guilty to Florida DUI Ex-NFL player Lawrence Taylor pleads guilty to Florida DUI
- June 20, 2017

Taylor will get a year of probation, his driver's license was suspended for nine months, he will be required to complete 75 hours of community service and he will be need to install an ignition interlock device on his vehicle for six months. (more...)
Ostapenko wins battle of birthdays to reach French Open final Ostapenko wins battle of birthdays to reach French Open final
- June 20, 2017

Halep is the only break he took the first set, the second set Pliskova has already scored once at the reception, and in the next game played three break points and leveled the score in sets. The now retired Ivanovic was present at Roland Garros on Thursday and was honored by the French tennis federation in a ceremony after the first semifinal. (more...)
ICC announces Team of ICC Champions Trophy 2017 ICC announces Team of ICC Champions Trophy 2017
- June 20, 2017

Indian skipper Virat Kohli was all praise for Pakistan cricket team that defeated the Men in Blue by 180 runs in the final of 2017 Champions Trophy at Kennington Oval on Sunday. Pakistan's formidable total of 338-4 - the highest score of the event - owed much to Fakhar, who took full advantage of being caught off a Jasprit Bumrah no-ball on three by compiling a flamboyant 114, his maiden one-day global hundred. (more...)
Cleveland Cavaliers and Indiana Pacers Have Discussed Deal Involving Paul George
- June 20, 2017

Along with Ben McLemore would also help the team on the perimeter. Another reason the Lakers should trade for him is that they can offer him a 5-year contract next year as opposed to signing him to a 4-year deal if they were to wait until George becomes a free agent. (more...)
Late Moreno header salvages Mexico point, Chile start with win Late Moreno header salvages Mexico point, Chile start with win
- June 20, 2017

Portugal twice took the lead against Mexico , but an equaliser in time added on saw the match end in a 2-2 draw. Cristiano Ronaldo fails to attend a post-match press conference following Portugal's 2-2 draw with Mexico , as questions continue to mount over his Real Madrid future. (more...)
Perez to Remain Real Madrid Chairman Due to Lack of Eligible Candidates
- June 20, 2017

De Gea had been heavily linked with a move to the Bernabeu, and famously came close to joining the Spanish giants two summers ago, but saw the transfer fall through after paperwork failed to be completed in time. "As no other candidature was put forward to the board, it is proclaimed that Mr. Florentino Perez Rodriguez is president of Real Madrid ", said Real Madrid in a press release. (more...)
Virat Kohli's 'strong reservations' about Anil Kumble leaves CAC in fix Virat Kohli's 'strong reservations' about Anil Kumble leaves CAC in fix
- June 20, 2017

Amid reports of relationship between Virat Kohli and head coach Anil Kumble reaching "beyond the fix stage", the latter did not join the Indian Team on the flight to West Indies. Rahul Dravid is likely to continue in his tenure as the coach of India A and Under 19 team as the BCCI has handed him a two-year extension. The committee approved the two-year extension and everything will be official once Dravid's salary is decided. (more...)
Tennessee deputies being treated after shooting Tennessee deputies being treated after shooting
- June 20, 2017

Two officers and an inmate were shot during a struggle over a weapon at the Coffee County Justice Center. Two deputies were shot at a county courthouse in Tennessee after an inmate grabbed a gun during a hearing Monday, officials said. "In a very unnecessarily and cowardly way, (Bell) shot (Bowen) on the way out", Northcott said. Both deputies and the shooter were taken to the hospital. (more...)
Injured jockey Frankie Dettori out of Royal Ascot Injured jockey Frankie Dettori out of Royal Ascot
- June 20, 2017

Ward, who has a USA -record seven winners at Ascot since his first in 2009, also has high hopes for Arawak in the Coventry Stakes on Tuesday and Happy Like A Fool in the Queen Mary on Wednesday. The card no longer opens with three Group 1 events in a row, but the Group 2 Coventry Stakes, the second race on the card, is a Group 1 in all but name, and Caravaggio's performance in the race 12 months ago was one of the highlights of the week. (more...)