• Hamilton wins third straight Canadian Grand Prix, Canada's Stroll gets first points
Hamilton wins third straight Canadian Grand Prix, Canada's Stroll gets first points

Vettel was not particularly slow out of the starting blocks, but as Bottas dived underneath the German, and Max Verstappen raced around the outside, the driver who had finished either first or second at every round of the season so far, was suddenly on the back foot.

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  • 65.6m people forced from their homes
65.6m people forced from their homes

According to the United Nations Refugee Agency, almost 66 million people were forcibly displaced from their homes past year as a result of persecution , violence and human rights violations. The war in Syria, now in its seventh year, has created a total of 5. 5 million refugees as of 2016. Europe saw millions of refugees and migrants r...

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  • Fowler proves human, makes bogey at US Open
Fowler proves human, makes bogey at US Open

After battling and winning his way into the U.S. Open , the Wisconsin resident will make the weekend cut, going into it just one over par through the first two days. Dredge, taking part in his first US Open, secured birdies on the 16th and 18th holes. Fellow Australians Wade Ormsby (six-over after a second 75) and Nick Flanagan (10-over after a ...

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  • Germany's inexperience highlighted while beating Australia
Germany's inexperience highlighted while beating Australia

In the opening Group B clash, Chile's Arturo Vidal and Eduardo Vargas struck late goals to secure a deserved 2-0 win over Cameroon . Rogic says the half-time message from coach Ange Postecoglou was a simple one. "Robbie makes decisive runs in behind and we thought we could cause them some problems". They were pegged back against the run of...

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  • Nate Diaz sued by former agent over profits from Conor McGregor rematch
Nate Diaz sued by former agent over profits from Conor McGregor rematch

The agents reportedly negotiated the fight deal for UFC 202 , as they have for other notable bouts for Diaz, but were "unexpectedly" fired and allege they did not receive fair compensation. " The Ballengee Group made several attempts to work this out and they were completely rebuffed by Diaz and his camp". Nate Diaz could not be reached for c...

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  • Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor to Happen on August 26
Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor to Happen on August 26

The match was formally announced on Wednesday. Both men appear to have confirmed as much on social media. White, meanwhile, gave the assurance that it will all be taken care of. "Mayweather has been out of the ring for two years and he might just get caught - McGregor can punch a bit". "He is absolutely, 100 percent positive that he wins this fig...

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  • Stanley Cup Not That Simple
Stanley Cup Not That Simple

Murray lead the Pittsburgh Penguins to a Game 7 double overtime win over the Senators, by winning 3 of the next 4 games. He had played great in the back-to-back road losses. But even with his name twice inscribed on the Stanley Cup, Cullen put retirement on hold for at least another year, re-signing with the Pittsburgh Penguins for another shot...

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  • Twins take Lewis No. 1, Braves get Wright
Twins take Lewis No. 1, Braves get Wright

The Aliso Viejo, CA native was a member of the gold medal-winning USA Baseball 18U National Team in the fall of 2016 that defeated Cuba in October for the 2016 COPABE Pan American AAA Championship. The Blue Jays were one of only three teams picking twice in the first round Monday. We're just so excited to have him. In 2001, the top prospects were...

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  • Halep staves off match point to reach French Open semis
Halep staves off match point to reach French Open semis

Czech second seed Pliskova would have become world number one next week had she won the second semi-final. The French Open's women's singles final is set: Simona Halep will square off against Jelena Ostapenko on Saturday at Roland Garros.

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  • Gatland blasts All Blacks tactics as Test looms
Gatland blasts All Blacks tactics as Test looms

We experienced that in the 2011 World Cup. The last time the Lions toured New Zealand, under Sir Clive Woodward in 2005, the tourists were brushed aside to great effect. Leigh Halfpenny is continuing through return-to-play protocols after a suspected head injury but Lions assistant coach Farrell believes the Wales full-back remains on cours...

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  • Mexico urge fans to stop homophobic chant
Mexico urge fans to stop homophobic chant

KAZAN , Russia (AP) - Portugal had a first-half goal against Mexico chalked off in the Confederations Cup after the action was reviewed on video. Cristiano Ronaldo , coming off a tumultuous week off the field, had set up Ricardo Quaresma's opening goal for Portugal , and Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez hit Mexico's equalizer just before halft...

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  • Here are our Vegas Golden Knights projected rosters
Here are our Vegas Golden Knights projected rosters

That said , what we learned from McPhee is that his intention is to build the Golden Knights through the NHL Entry Draft and over the next four-to-five years. No, not the Artem Anisimov who has been Patrick Kane's running mate in Chicago the past couple seasons, but rather the Artem Anisimov who was a plodding defenseman drafted by the Flyer...

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  • Russian Federation vs Portugal, FIFA Confederations Cup, live score
Russian Federation vs Portugal, FIFA Confederations Cup, live score

I am disappointed with not putting them away, especially the first one. Cristiano Ronaldo headed an early victor as Portugal beat hosts Russia 1-0 in the Confederations Cup on Wednesday to go top of Group A and spoil Russian goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev's 100th cap.

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  • Vegas holds all the cards with National Hockey League expansion draft list out
Vegas holds all the cards with National Hockey League expansion draft list out

The Golden Knights can't just claim a bunch of low-priced players and tank for profits and high draft picks in their inaugural season; they are required to reach the National Hockey League salary floor, which according to Elliotte Friedman, will be set at $55.4 million for 2017-2018.

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  • FIFA warns Mexico over 'insulting' chants at Confederations Cup in Russia
FIFA warns Mexico over 'insulting' chants at Confederations Cup in Russia

Star forward Ronaldo ignored swirling speculation over his Real Madrid future to provide an assist for winger Ricardo Quaresma's first-half opener in Kazan . There will be Live In Play markets throughout the match , as bet365 Sports offers interactive betting for all Confederation Cup matches. "Because we know that you are unconditional...

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  • For some rookies, NBA draft isn't the start of a pro career
For some rookies, NBA draft isn't the start of a pro career

Reports have surfaced that the Dallas Mavericks are all in on 18-year old French prospect Frank Ntilikina and the team has made that clear in more ways than one. "I would just take, at 14, given who is going to be there, a couple young bigs, potentially Terrance Ferguson , maybe Justin Jackson , I think you just take the best possible player ...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo starts but Portugal held by Mexico in Confederations Cup
Cristiano Ronaldo starts but Portugal held by Mexico in Confederations Cup

But singling him out simply brought him into focus - where none more was really needed - and cast into fresh light the question that had hung over the build-up to one of the Confederations Cup's more appealing fixtures: Is Ronaldo really about to leave Real Madrid? The match kicked off in Kazan after a moment of silence in memory of the victi...

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  • Cherchesov wants new period of Russian Federation success
Cherchesov wants new period of Russian Federation success

Since 2001, it has been used as a warm-up for the following year's World Cup finals. The Confederations Cup is set to begin in St Petersburg on Saturday, giving soccer fans around the world a first taste of what to expect when the World Cup takes place in Russian Federation next year.

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  • Ferdinand hoping Manchester United can seal Ronaldo return
Ferdinand hoping Manchester United can seal Ronaldo return

The Portuguese manager owes Spanish tax authorities 3.3 million euros ($3.7 million), a Madrid prosecutor said in a statement, adding it had presented a claim to a local court. "I have not spoken with him since [the Champions League final in] Cardiff", he told Spanish radio station, Onda Cero . " It has affected me how the media treated Cris...

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  • Russian Federation vs. Portugal live stream
Russian Federation vs. Portugal live stream

ET with "Hoy en la Copa Confederaciones" hosted by Ana Jurka, Miguel Gurwitz and Carlos Hermosillo recapping the tournament's results and offering a preview on the games to come. "It's true that the camera shows some things I said but ( New Zealand's ) assistant coach is responsible for what happened". "We know we didn't play well", he said.

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