• The Lions have brought something unique and interesting to our rugby
The Lions have brought something unique and interesting to our rugby

New Zealand , who haven't lost at Eden Park for 23 years, were aggrieved when a last-minute penalty for offside within kicking range was overruled after a video review. The Lions edged New Zealand 24-21 in a tense second Test last weekend despite losing the penalty count 13-8. A fourth Test at Twickenham was suggested after the tour ended...

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  • UFC 213 Fight Card: Two Title Fights!
UFC 213 Fight Card: Two Title Fights!

And it's time to find out whether Justin Gaethje suffers from the condition, when he meets UFC veteran Michael Johnson in the main event of The Ultimate Fighter: Redemption season finale Friday night at T-Mobile Arena. UFC® today announced a multi-year partnership with Legends Hospitality, LLC ("Legends"), where the world-class fan service prov...

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  • Sixers officially sign No. 1 overall pick Markelle Fultz
Sixers officially sign No. 1 overall pick Markelle Fultz

As he planted his left leg to take off, he appeared to roll his ankle on the heel of Jabari Brown of the Warriors. The injury occurred when Fultz rolled his ankle while attempting a chase-down block, and he did not return to the contest. Fultz was ruled out for the rest of the game, as was second-year guard Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot , who suffered...

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  • Lukaku arrested in LA after house party riles neighbours
Lukaku arrested in LA after house party riles neighbours

A couple of hours after entering Finch Farm Rooney was later filmed outside the club's training complex signing autographs for fans who had gathered. The 24-year-old, who is thought to be on the verge of a £75m move from Everton to Manchester United , was arrested at about 8pm on Sunday after officers had given him "verbal warnings".

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  • LaVar Ball Responds To Joel Embiid
LaVar Ball Responds To Joel Embiid

The Philadelphia 76ers fined center Joel Embiid $10,000 for using inappropriate language on social media Saturday. The NBA began cracking down on so-called "Twitter wars" earlier this year, issuing a memo to all 30 franchises in February emphasizing rules prohibiting "mocking and/or ridiculing" opponents or officials by official team social...

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  • Rockets Give James Harden Most Lucrative Extension In NBA History
Rockets Give James Harden Most Lucrative Extension In NBA History

Part of the pitch was the Rockets' activity this offseason, as they've been one of the most aggressive teams in the summer at adding talent and convincing Harden to give the organization a long-term commitment. That means it will not affect their salary cap this season, so the Rockets are free to continue their roster upgrade. The Knicks would re...

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  • Yoel Romero Doesn't Have Personal Issues With Michael Bisping
Yoel Romero Doesn't Have Personal Issues With Michael Bisping

The bout is the main event of International Fight Week, the UFC's annual mixed martial arts showcase in its hometown. "Obviously I want things to fit into my agenda". Do you think he fights Yoel Romero later this year? "I'm coming out of retirement to retire you". "It's not wrestling, it's not striking and it's not grappling".

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  • Celtics make deal to send Bradley to Detroit, ESPN reports
Celtics make deal to send Bradley to Detroit, ESPN reports

Still, there's a reason Bradley is so coveted. If Smart takes that step, then the Celtics know they made the right decision, even if that does nothing to lessen the impact of losing Bradley. For Detroit, this provides a bit more clarity on what the team may do with restricted free agent Kentavious Caldwell-Pope. As a result, ESPN's Brian Windhors...

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  • Ajax youngster Nouri ´stable´ after incident in Bremen friendly
Ajax youngster Nouri ´stable´ after incident in Bremen friendly

Nouri fell to ground unopposed after 73 minutes, with medics immediately rushing to his aid to provide emergency treatment for the 20-year-old. "Emergency services are still [treating] Nouri, players look anxious", Ajax tweeted. Ajax have given an update on Nouri's health, with the player said to have suffered from arrhythmia. He's reported to be...

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  • Former Edmonton Oiler Dave Semenko passes away at 59
Former Edmonton Oiler Dave Semenko passes away at 59

Dave Semenko, who long patrolled the ice as Wayne Gretzky's bodyguard for the 1980s Edmonton Oilers , has died from cancer. "He was the toughest player I knew and yet the biggest teddy bear you would ever know", Gretzky said in a statement to Sportsnet on Thursday .

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  • Ajay Kumar Saroj: Asian Athletics: Doping, disqualification dominate
Ajay Kumar Saroj: Asian Athletics: Doping, disqualification dominate

In the finals of 400m race however, the Iranian runner Ali Khadivar clocked 46.95 seconds and ranked seventh. I want to win medals at the worldwide level. Guan Quayin China took silver with 17.91. India's Abhishek Shetty finished fifth - 15 points short of his career best effort - ahead of Japan's Tsuyoshi Shimzu, who had the misfortune of no...

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  • Kerber survives another day at Wimbledon
Kerber survives another day at Wimbledon

But last year's Australian and US Open victor broke again to lead 4-3 and then held twice to book her place in the last 16. Tsonga, a Frenchman seeded 12th, began the second installment of the match serving at 5-6 in the fifth set, and buckled on the eighth point after the resumption, going wide with a forehand to hand Querrey, an American who is...

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  • Hawks won't match Knicks' $71M offer to Tim Hardaway Jr
Hawks won't match Knicks' $71M offer to Tim Hardaway Jr

He'll space out as a shooter next to rookie Frank Ntilikina, but it's tough to imagine that NY couldn't have found another player for a much cheaper price. The former Michigan Wolverines star made good on the opportunity to perform in a bigger role, recording a career-year as the sixth man and part-time starter.

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  • Aaron Judge passes Joe DiMaggio for most Yankee rookie home runs
Aaron Judge passes Joe DiMaggio for most Yankee rookie home runs

The 2.01-meter outfielder hit his 30th home run of the season Friday night, breaking Joe DiMaggio's mark for most by a NY rookie. On Wednesday, the outfielder tied DiMaggio's Yankees record for home runs by a rookie. "I wish all 30 were game winners", Judge said. On Tuesday, he will start in right field for the American League All-Stars. Judge ...

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  • Diego Costa staying? Chelsea's striker crisis could be solved
Diego Costa staying? Chelsea's striker crisis could be solved

Costa scored 27 goals in all competitions last season under Conte, cementing himself as one of the best strikers in the Premier League for another season. It's going to be a very interesting time for Chelsea between now and transfer deadline day. Enter Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata who Chelsea bid for last summer.

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  • The six most incredible upsets in Gold Cup history — That's so CONCACAF
The six most incredible upsets in Gold Cup history — That's so CONCACAF

So while Panama won't be crushed by a USMNT victory, they could make their task much easier by snatching a draw in this affair. Costa Rica, Honduras and Panama should pose strong challenges. ¶ Beginning in 2015, the winners of consecutive Gold Cups (the 2013 and 2015, United States and Mexico ) faced each other in a playoff to determine the ...

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  • Sainz hits back after Red Bull rebuke
Sainz hits back after Red Bull rebuke

And I'm going to keep pushing for this. In 12 years of Toro Rosso nobody has been here a fourth year and for me to be here for a fourth year I would be the first on in history. I owe Toro Rosso and the people there everything I know in Formula One at the moment, but I have ambitions. "For me I have a job to drive a vehicle and do it as fast as ...

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  • Blazers ready to kick off NBA Summer League play
Blazers ready to kick off NBA Summer League play

Editors note: Some team rosters are incomplete and will be updated as more information is received . NBA TV will do the TV coverage while the game can be watched online live on FuboTV . A full game-by-game rundown of the six NBA Cats who have played so far in the two NBA summer leagues is below. His best game of the summer league came against the ...

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  • Derby County's Cyrus Christie is Middlesbrough's 2nd signing
Derby County's Cyrus Christie is Middlesbrough's 2nd signing

The Republic of Ireland worldwide made 36 appearances for the Rams last season, and will seemingly join the club ahead of the squad's warm-weather training camp in Portugal. Howson's future has been a point of contention this summer so far, with talk of a potential return to Leeds United - his boyhood club. He then joined Norwich in 2012 and ...

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  • Russian Federation increases USA spying efforts following 2016 election meddling
Russian Federation increases USA spying efforts following 2016 election meddling

And I think it was probably others also. I don't think he choked. When Trump reported that Obama sat on the news over election meddling by Russian Federation, he was in a serious mode telling the audience that Obama held this information back for the reason that he thought Hillary was going to win, reports the Washington Time...

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