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Garbine Muguruza makes Serena Williams revelation at Wimbledon

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However, former British number one turned commentator, Tim Henman, believes that Rafael Nadal , who enjoyed a scintillating clay court season, could be capable of beating Federer in London this year. And then, a five-game run and 25 minutes later, Williams had completed the 7-5, 6-3 result. Roger Federer didn't need his initials to sign off on another masterful display at Wimbledon. Read More »

Jordan Henderson Headbutted In The Penalty Area Vs Colombia, No Red Card

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England finished second in Group G after a promising start saw them beat Tunisia with a late victor and thrash Panama 6-1. They chose to bellow rather than sing the words to their national anthem - Oh gloria inmarcesible - and it was quickly brought home that, even missing James Rodríguez, José Pekerman's team occupied a superior rung of the football ladder than Tunisia or Panama, or the scratch Belgium XI who England encountered in the group stages. Read More »

Sweden win scrappy Swiss encounter to reach World Cup quarters

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A deflected shot from Emil Forsberg gave Sweden a 1-0 victory over Switzerland in a scrappy round of 16 match on Tuesday, sending the Swedes through to the World Cup quarter-finals for the first time in 24 years. Switzerland was fortunate to still be alive at that point. They were without both Fabian Schaer and captain Stephan Lichtsteiner at the back, prompting Johan Djourou and Lang to come in. Read More »

India star bowler ruled out of England T20 series

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He was calm, not the busybody, full of intent as he is on match day or training. England will be banking the feel-good momentum of their victories over Australia. And the point was that we haven't played in those wet and damp conditions ever as a team. "This is what we did in South Africa till the last day of the tour: we continued the mindset from day one, even though we lost some games, but we knew we were in the games for us to be able to turn it around very quickly and that is why ... Read More »

Brazil vs Mexico: Neymar steers Selecaoto last eight

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A Mexico fan blows a kiss before the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup round of 16 football match between Brazil and Mexico at the Samara Arena in Samara on July 2, 2018 . "I'm embarrassed for Neymar", said former England striker Dion Dublin on BBC Radio 5 live. "Anyone who has seen the game knows exactly what I'm referring to". Read More »

Brazil cruises past Mexico into World Cup quarter-finals

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In the end, Mexico leaves Russian Federation with consecutive scoreless matches. Outside Brazil , fans and former players condemned the Paris St Germain player, with Denmark's Peter Schmeichel calling his antics "disgraceful", former England player Alan Shearer tweeting "STOP IT". Read More »

Social media reacts to LeBron James signing with the Los Angeles Lakers

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James' second departure from his home state of OH comes under far different circumstances than the first, which sparked intense anger and disappointment among Cavaliers fan following his announcement on ESPN . Yes, the Lakers are still favorites-but not total locks-to sign LeBron James , league sources say. This is the third time in eight years James has changed teams. Read More »

DeAndre Jordan to sign with Mavericks

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If Jordan follows through on this agreement, he will leave the team that drafted him 10 years ago. Dirk is nowhere near the player he used to be, but he still averaged 12.0 points and 5.7 rebounds while playing a career-low 24.7 minutes per game last season. Read More »

LeBron James agrees to four-year, $154 million deal with Lakers

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CLEVELAND-Shortly after his agent announced he would be taking his talents to the Los Angeles Lakers , LeBron James posted a special message to his hometown on Instagram. James had left Cleveland in 2010 for the Miami Heat , where he reached the NBA Finals four times, going 2-2, before departing for the Cavaliers , vowing to bring a title to Cleveland, his home region, having grown up in nearby Akron. Read More »

76ers confident in acquiring Kawhi Leonard to land LeBron James

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Conversely, Leonard could also be traded somewhere other than Los Angeles and settle in his new team, as Paul George has done. The Lakers, who have rebuilt over the last three years, likely have the assets to put together a package for Leonard, but it would rob them of their depth and young core. Read More »

High School Report Card: Collin Sexton

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The confident 6-foot-3, 190-pounder is a proven scorer and he addresses a major need for the Cavs , who traded All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving to Boston past year. The continual mortgaging of the future, however, has left Cleveland capped out with few avenues for improvement, while teams like the Warriors, Celtics and Sixers continue to get better thanks in large part to players they drafted themselves. Read More »

Mavericks trade for rights to Luka Doncic at NBA Draft

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The big German is the highest-scoring foreign-born player in National Basketball Association history and one of seven overall with at least 30,000 points. "We feel at this point that we've got some building blocks that we can watch grow together", Nelson said at a news conference Friday introducing Doncic and second-round pick Jalen Brunson . Read More »

Umtiti reveals difference between Messi at Barcelona, Argentina

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The fixture is the first between two previous world champions at Russian Federation 2018. Argentina will be their toughest test to date, and it will provide good measure of where France really are. Argentina lead 6-3 against France in global tournaments including the World Cup and friendlies. Argentina scraped into the knockout stages thanks to a dramatic late win in their final Group D game against Nigeria . Read More »

Tite tempers Brazil's World Cup hopes ahead of Mexico clash

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The match was originally scheduled to be played on FOX Sports 1. Germany, the defending champions, have stunningly been dumped out of this summer's championship at the group stage . Speaking with Le Parisien , the PSG captain clarified that he was "joking" when he told Globo Esporte that he was "saddened" by his club and global teammate's behaviour towards him. Read More »

Watch Belgium’s Michy Batshuayi Goal Celebration Go Hilariously Wrong

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Sadly for the "Bat-man", the ball rebounded off the post and struck him in the face. Videos of the shortly-lived celebration were circulating online within minutes and were shared among hundreds of thousands of people. "How can I be so stupid, stuff like that really hurts", he said via a tweet. Naturally with football in the modern day, fans, ex-professionals and journalists watching on screen were quick to mock Batshuayi. Read More »

Messi, Argentina scrape into last 16

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Argentina have not made it to the Round of 16 and will now play France on June 30, 2018 at the Kazan Arena. Shortly afterwards, the Manchester City striker was introduced for the final ten minutes in Saint Petersburg, replacing defender Nicolás Tagliafico. Read More »

Kawhi Leonard Reaches Out to LeBron James About Playing Together

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This knowledge is big for the Spurs and more of a reason that this could take long. The San Antonio Spurs appear ready to move on from Kawhi Leonard, but the organization is in no rush to get a deal done. Sunday's opening of free agency only marks when teams and players can reach handshake agreements. On Thursday he told the Thunder he would not be opting in for the final year of his contract, making him an unrestricted free agent . Read More »

Paul George plan revealed including 'script' for pitch video

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George has sounded willing to return to OKC in recent days, which would make the Lakers a less attractive destination for James if he decides to opt out of his deal with the Cavaliers. Perhaps San Antonio won't get a better offer than one made by the Lakers, considering Leonard appears hellbent on signing a long-term contract with one of the Los Angeles teams next summer. Read More »

Kroos: Germany won't make it easy for other teams

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Yet the Germans sit with three points after Saturday's 2-1 victory over Sweden and a chance to avoid what befell Italy and Spain, the previous two defending champions who failed to advance from the group stage. As things stand in Group F, Mexico sits atop the table with six points, with Sweden and Germany both still alive with three. If all they can bring to the pitch is physicality, there's not much of a chance of hanging next to one of the most talented teams in this tournament. Read More »

How to Watch Brazil vs Serbia

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Brazil avoided the sort of shock result that had earlier seen Germany knocked out of the World Cup by defeating Serbia to finish top of Group E and book a last-16 tie against Mexico. The South American giants suffered a setback in the 10th minute, however, when Marcelo was forced off with what appeared to be a foot injury, with Filipe Luis replacing him at left-back. Read More »