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NBA Finals Game 2 memes target the refs, and JR Smith, too

Are we in for a repeat of 2017, when the Cavaliers came home down 0-2 to the Warriors , got 39 points, 11 rebounds, and nine assists from LeBron James , and...


Reported Rangers friendlies ideal preparation for new-look Gerrard side

There is no time for Gerrard to get his feet under his new desk. Dominic Solanke, who has been a bit-part player on Merseyside after joining from Chelsea , has...


Bautista Agut: 'I was at the same level as Novak Djokovic'

Who will come out on top? " Bautista Agut is a specialist on this surface". His serve, a disaster when he tried to remodel it earlier this year, is simple ag...


Horseracing-Masar gives Sheikh Mohammed first Derby win

Dee Ex Bee , owned by Sheikh Mohammed's son Hamdan, was second ahead of Roaring Lion in third, while 2,000 Guineas victor and odds-on favorite Saxon Warrior ...


Rooney free to leave, confirms new Everton boss Silva

Asked about how his style of play differs from his predecessor, and whether he is looking to bring in any new players, Silva told reporters: "I don't want to co...


Tyson Fury: Anthony Joshua only lands if he throws rice at me

It's been a long, complex drawn-out situation, but the important thing is I'm back to claim what is rightfully mine. "Get a handful of rice and throw it at me, ...


Neuer returns but unable to stop Germany losing to Austria

Germany led early on through Mesut Özil's strike but second-half goals from Martin Hinteregger and Alessandro Schöpf turned the match on its head and gav...


Is Marouane Fellaini About To Trade Man Utd For Arsenal?

But the 30-year-old is yet to agree terms and is now free to negotiate with other Premier League clubs. "I like Fellaini, but it's not the Arsenal way, is...


Yaya Touré: "Guardiola has a problem with African players"

Former Ivory Coast worldwide Toure endured a strained relationship with Guardiola following the latter's appointment as Citizens head coach in 2016 as he fell w...


Serena Williams withdraws from French Open

The 36-year-old played alongside sister, Venus, in the doubles last night, losing in three sets and has now pulled out of the singles tournament. I have given u...


Huskers to Face Clemson in ACC/Big Ten Challenge

Duke leads the all-time series between the two schools, 6-3. The Hawkeyes are 2-5 against the Panthers, but Iowa has won the last two matchups, winning 73-66 a...


England show their strengths and weaknesses against Nigeria

Put yourself in Gareth Southgate's shoes and pick your England World Cup starting eleven and formation, as a vibrant and youthful England squad make the...


Cristiano Ronaldo hires bull fighter as personal bodyguard for World Cup

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has singled out Spain and Brazil as his teams to watch for the World Cup . Barca forward Lionel Messi and Rea...


West Ham boss Manuel Pellegrini 'robbed at gunpoint' during visit to Chile

Thieves made off of with a handbag thought to belong to Pellegrini's wife Carola Pucci, according to reports in Chile. Local media in the South American natio...


Former Alabama standout golfer Bud Cauley in hospital following vehicle accident

Thomas said Cauley was "laughing and talking" when he visited him after his third round at the Memorial on Saturday. Was a rough 'sleep last night. "He was do...


Leroy Sane's Omission From Germany's 23-Man World Cup Explained

Germany boss Jogi Low has sprung a major surprise with his World Cup squad, by omitting Leroy Sane . The Manchester City youngster was not only a Premi...


Former Chelsea midfielder Mikel accuses Antonio Conte of disrespecting him

But sources at the club told ESPN FC that there are no indications Abramovich would consider selling Chelsea in the near future, and insisted that he remains ...


England hammer Pakistan to win second Test and square series

England are likely to make significant changes in their playing XI. Broad got hold of a hook at Faheem Ashraf (three for 60) but fell to an excellent catch by...


Gareth Southgate pleased with England first-half display in win over Nigeria

But this is part of life, this part of football. "We need to be together, we need to be strong as a team". "It didn't go well for me yesterday". But this is...


Sir Alex Ferguson leaves hospital after brain haemorrhage

It is even rumoured that he is targeting a return to Old Trafford's directors' box by the start of the Premier League season in August. "He's back on his feet, ...