• Barcelona lifted by own goals
Barcelona lifted by own goals

Barca were ascendant and Gerard Pique made it 3-0 after 57 minutes when Luis Suarez hit a shot which Becker failed to hold. "They're a good side, it was hard for us to break them down and get past the first line of pressure." . Di Francesco's men still had their chances, though, and could have at least been level before Barca scored twice in qu...

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  • Star India launches MI Vs CSK IPL opening game campaign
Star India launches MI Vs CSK IPL opening game campaign

IPL 2018 Opening Ceremony will be broadcast on Star Sports 1, Star Sports 1 HD, Star Sports Select 1 and Star Sports Select 1 HD in English Commentary. A number of fringe groups in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday demanded that the Indian Premier League (IPL) matches should not be played in Chennai till the Union Government constitutes Cauvery Management...

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  • Dr. J calls Ben Simmons a 'once-in-a-decade' type player
Dr. J calls Ben Simmons a 'once-in-a-decade' type player

Philadelphia began Tuesday in the fourth spot in the Eastern Conference , a half-game ahead of fifth-place in and a half-game behind third-place Cleveland. Even with mostly bench players , the Sixers maintained a large lead through the fourth quarter. Philadelphia scored 11 of the first 12 points of the period, capped by Redick's fast-break layup...

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  • Gattuso demands trophies after signing AC Milan extension
Gattuso demands trophies after signing AC Milan extension

In this September 13, 2014 file phtoto, OFI's coach Gennaro Gattuso of Italy gives instructions to his players during a Greek Soccer League match at the Georgios Karaiskakis stadium against Olympiacos in the port of Piraeus, near Athens. AC Milan announce that Gennaro Gattuso has agreed to remain as the club's manager until the end of the 2020...

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  • Australia wins men's team pursuit gold in world-record time
Australia wins men's team pursuit gold in world-record time

That's just the reality in major events."In a separate incident, two police officers were taken to hospital with injuries after their motorcycles collided when escorting British royal family member Prince Charles to the opening ceremony."One remains in hospital, he does have fractures and some serious injuries but he will be fine, so we're very ple...

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  • Los Angeles Rams' Brandin Cooks: 'I'm extremely blessed for this opportunity'
Los Angeles Rams' Brandin Cooks: 'I'm extremely blessed for this opportunity'

Speaking with reporters after his introductory press conference on Thursday, Cooks said he was thankful that Bill Belichick called him to let him know that a deal had been made. "At the end of the day, that'll take care of itself". With that being said, it was good that the Patriots became aggressive in trading for Cooks since they needed the...

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  • Fishy package: Predators fan sends National Hockey League office catfish to protest call
Fishy package: Predators fan sends National Hockey League office catfish to protest call

One fan was so angry about a missed call during Tuesday's game against the Panther that they sent two dead catfish to National Hockey League headquarters in Toronto. Meeks said she called UPS before sending the fish to make sure it was OK to send across the border. As Briley Meeks wrote on their Facebook page, she spent $7.25 on the catfish and ...

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  • Hamas: We Will Pay Families of Palestinians Killed in Gaza Border Clashes
Hamas: We Will Pay Families of Palestinians Killed in Gaza Border Clashes

A 33-year-old man, hit by Israeli fire a few days ago near one of the tent cities, died on Thursday, the health officials said. "If there are provocations, there will be a reaction of the harshest kind like last week", Lieberman said on the eve of fresh protests expected on the Israeli-Palestinian border.

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  • 2016 collapse keeps Spieth grounded at Augusta
2016 collapse keeps Spieth grounded at Augusta

Spieth , who also finished runner-up in 2014 and 2016, has a two-shot cushion over Tony Finau and Matt Kuchar (both 68). Finau has emerged as a remarkable leader given he dislocated his ankle celebrating a hole-in-one during the par-3 contest on Wednesday and was a chance of withdrawing from the event.

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  • Khabib Nurmagomedov Calls Out Conor McGregor
Khabib Nurmagomedov Calls Out Conor McGregor

That all changed Thursday, as McGregor, Lobov and others came inside the Barclays Center in pursuit of Nurmagomedov. After McGregor was caught on tape throwing a guardrail at a bus that the undefeated Dagestani was riding , word came that lightweight Michael Chiesa has been injured in the crossfire, before the NY police reportedly issued a wa...

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  • Horton emulates Thorpe to break 16-year Australian drought
Horton emulates Thorpe to break 16-year Australian drought

South Australian Kovchenko, who won gold in the synchronised platform event with Melissa Wu at the FINA Diving World Cup on the Gold Coast a year ago, made the heartbreaking decision to withdraw from the Australian team after scans revealed a congenital problem that left her with a hyperflexible neck and vertebrae that compress her spinal cord and ...

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  • Darts legend Eric Bristow dies aged 60 following heart attack
Darts legend Eric Bristow dies aged 60 following heart attack

Bristow played a major part in popularising the sport in the 1980s, his good lucks and strident personality making him the poster boy during the start of it boom years. Since his death, sports stars and fans alike have remembered the sportsman on Twitter , with professional darts player Wez Newton leading the tributes.

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  • Jose Mourinho very confident of signing this Premier League star next summer
Jose Mourinho very confident of signing this Premier League star next summer

He has since returned to the Premier League and enjoyed the season of his life at Manchester City , placing himself at the heart of an attacking lineup that has blitzed every team - apart from Liverpool at Anfield - this term. "No matter how much is spent will those players be allowed to show what their best strengths are? Normally you win t...

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  • Pacers sweep season series vs Warriors with 126-106 romp
Pacers sweep season series vs Warriors with 126-106 romp

Granted, the Warriors (57-22) did not just lose to the Pacers (46-32) because of Durant. "Hopefully, I prove what coach said was wrong and put myself in position to get back as soon as possible", Curry said late last month. Oladipo had six rebounds, seven assists and three steals, setting a franchise record with six straight games with thre...

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  • Former Vanderbilt WR Jordan Matthews signing with Patriots
Former Vanderbilt WR Jordan Matthews signing with Patriots

The Bills hoped that Matthews could take the next step in development in Buffalo, but obviously, these plans never panned out. Of the Bills' 18 unrestricted free agents at the start of free agency, Kyle Williams, Travaris Cadet, Taiwan Jones and Ramon Humber re-signed with the team; Preston Brown, Joe Webb, E.J.

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  • Mata to make way as Man Utd plan to make changes?
Mata to make way as Man Utd plan to make changes?

The creative midfielder confirmed past year that his agent was in talks with Manchester United but that he was more than happy to stay at Stamford Bridge. Willian's current contract at Chelsea does not expire until 2020 and the Blues will not want to lose the Brazil global for less than £30m, the fee they paid to Shakhtar Donetsk in 2013.

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  • Mack Horton claims Australia's first gold medal
Mack Horton claims Australia's first gold medal

Australia slowly overpowered the English riders and flew home in three minutes 49.804 seconds - shaving almost half a second off the 3:50.265 record which Great Britain set in Rio two years ago. To watch the 2018 Commonwealth Games live and on the go, download the free 7CommGames app on iTunes or Android . "I want the gold medal and I am not g...

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  • Celtics-Raptors: Boston Misses Opportunity To Gain Ground On Toronto
Celtics-Raptors: Boston Misses Opportunity To Gain Ground On Toronto

But whatever they've been doing lately, and whoever they are, it's working. We had a great team effort. Calderon started at point guard Tuesday at Quicken Loans Arena and Cleveland downed the Toronto Raptors 112-106 to improve to 23-9 in games the 36-year-old has been on the floor for the opening tip.

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  • Bald eagle lands on Mariners pitcher during national anthem
Bald eagle lands on Mariners pitcher during national anthem

Paxton was standing alone in left field at Target Field, taking a break from his warmup throws for the pregame ceremony Thursday. The eagle did not attack the pitcher and was not harmed in the ordeal. Paxton's nickname is "The Big Maple", according to Baseball Reference . And it didn't seem to affect his pitching, either: He had allowed no run...

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  • Weightlifter Mirabai Chanu Wins India's 1st Gold at 2018 Commonwealth Games
Weightlifter Mirabai Chanu Wins India's 1st Gold at 2018 Commonwealth Games

Coming to the second medal win, also the golden moment, it was Saikhom Mirabai Chanu who made the country proud with her record-smashing power-packed show. The Indian star started the clean and jerk session in similar fashion, lifting 103 kg in her first attempt to take the lead straightaway. Yesterday's show adds to the impressive record which...

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  • Marquette King enters
Marquette King enters "punter's paradise" with an axe to grind

King said Tuesday he had not spoken to Gruden before or since his release by the Raiders, adding "I never got a chance to talk to him". King has always had the ability to kick the ball a mile, but he's also very accurate with it when he needs to be.

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  • Commonwealth Games 2018: Australia's Sally Pearson pulls out with injury
Commonwealth Games 2018: Australia's Sally Pearson pulls out with injury

I want to finish off this career the best way possible and I think I can still do that. Pearson, who carried the Queen's baton on its final leg at Wednesday's opening ceremony, was widely tipped to claim her third successive Commonwealth hurdles title on the Gold Coast .

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  • Records tumble as Australia's men and women dominate team pursuit
Records tumble as Australia's men and women dominate team pursuit

That broke the mark of 3:30.65 the Aussies — including the Campbells and McKeon — clocked at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in 2016. The New Zealand team of of Rushlee Buchanan, Racquel Sheath, Bryony Botha and Kirstie James had to settle for a distant second, while Canada earlier dispatched England to claim bronze.

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  • Texans owner McNair recants apology for 'inmates' remark
Texans owner McNair recants apology for 'inmates' remark

McNair wasn't here for the protests, warning fellow team owners, " We can't have the inmates running the prison ". Not what he said, but apologizing for what he said because he believes he said nothing wrong. "That's how I feel about it". Then a report came out that the Texans wouldn't consider signing any players who kneeled during the playing o...

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  • Arun Jaitley unwell with kidney ailment, cancels annual London tour
Arun Jaitley unwell with kidney ailment, cancels annual London tour

According to news reports , Arun Jaitley has not attended his office since Monday. Updating his current status, Arun Jaitley took to Twitter and said that he is working from the controlled environment at home. Manohar Parrikar, the chief minister of Goa was diagnosed with a pancreatic ailment in February and is now undergoing treatment in the Unit...

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