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Gainesville Super Regional Game 2: Auburn evens series Gainesville Super Regional Game 2: Auburn evens series
- June 12, 2018

The Tigers have already advanced to a Super Regional for the first time since 1999 and then won their first Super Regional game in school history on Sunday. Williams' hit was Auburn's first of the game. Florida starter Jackson Kowar, the No. 33 overall pick in the MLB Draft just days ago, allowed just three over seven standout innings on the mound. (more...)
Thiem for a change? Or same old Nadal script? Thiem for a change? Or same old Nadal script?
- June 12, 2018

Nadal, who already has more titles at a single Grand Slam than any men's player in history with his 10 French Open wins, can collect his 17th career major with a win Sunday. But I get closer to them, just asking who was it? I had a lot of break points. Afterwards a tearful Del Potro said on courtside: "It's tough to speak now". (more...)
De Gea demands public apology from Spain PM De Gea demands public apology from Spain PM
- June 12, 2018

Hopefully we can go far and win. But I'm always calm. Come what may, I'll be the same. It is important to be focused and be 100 per cent'. De Gea said his full focus was now on the World Cup. "In the end, things are proven and we saw that it was all a lie". But when asked about his future this summer, De Gea was unequivocal with his answer. (more...)
Salah in good shape during Egypt World Cup photo shoot
- June 12, 2018

Petersburg, Sochi, Kazan, Kaliningrad, Volgograd, Nizhny Novgorod, Samara, Saransk, Rostov-on-Don and Yekaterinburg. The stance of the Egyptian team remains that Salah will not be risked unless his is fully fit, with the team prepared to wait until the last moment to decide whether he should feature. (more...)
Crawford ready to shut Jeff Horn camp up Crawford ready to shut Jeff Horn camp up
- June 12, 2018

The 30-year-old Brisbane product was warmly received by the small crowd gathered at the MGM Grand casino for his open workout - but he's prepared for jeers come fight night against Terence Crawford on Sunday morning (AEST). But Crawford is fighting now, not 10 or 20 years hence, and it remains to be seen how he reacts to viewership numbers that nearly certainly will again have him performing in the lengthening shadow cast by Lomachenko. (more...)
Brewers acquire Brad Miller from Rays for Choi Brewers acquire Brad Miller from Rays for Choi
- June 12, 2018

Miller was designated for assignment earlier this week, though he had hit respectably well (.256/.322/.429 with five homers) over 174 plate appearances for the Rays this season. Miller has started a game at every position except pitcher and catcher over his six years in the big leagues and owns a career.240/.314/.410 slash line. (more...)
Angels two-way star Ohtani likely out until 2020 Angels two-way star Ohtani likely out until 2020
- June 12, 2018

Tommy John surgery) and a lengthy rehab process. Ohtani was placed on the disabled list last week after suffering a grade 2 sprain of the UCL as Angels team doctors try to treat the injury before electing to operate. Los Angeles Angels rookie two-way phenom Shohei Ohtani is expected to undergo Tommy John surgery and be sidelined until the 2020 season, according to a report Monday by ESPN's Pedro Gomez . (more...)
Clippers want to trade up in draft, may be eyeing Luka Doncic
- June 12, 2018

With two lottery picks, this also gives the Clippers an opportunity to try and trade up and draft a potential superstar. According to Charania, it looks as if the Clippers are interested in trading up to select European sensation Luka Doncic . (more...)
Roberto Carlos impressed by Firmino's Roberto Carlos impressed by Firmino's "great technical ability"
- June 12, 2018

Calls for him to play a prominent role in Russian Federation have started to build, but he is still not held in the same regard as a number of Selecao colleagues. The Liverpool forward followed up his goal against Croatia at Anfield with an assist for Philippe Coutinho in Sunday's 3-0 friendly win over Austria . (more...)
Neymar Matches Romario Goals Record As Brazil Outclass Alaba’s Austria Neymar Matches Romario Goals Record As Brazil Outclass Alaba’s Austria
- June 11, 2018

His goal took him on to 55 from 85 caps and he was proud to move level with Romario as Brazil's third highest scorer, leaving him 22 behind record-holder Pele. Austria failed to qualify for the World Cup . Tite can feel encouraged by his team's performance on Sunday, especially with the Austrian side having beaten Germany 2-1 in a recent friendly. (more...)
Kyrie Irving’s future with Boston Celtics up in the air Kyrie Irving’s future with Boston Celtics up in the air
- June 11, 2018

I know he had a great year, but you know there are people in Cleveland that will tell you that the Knicks should be considered a real threat for Kyrie Irving . If newly hired head coach Davide Fizdale succeeds in installing a modern offense and establishing a touch of much needed stability, NY will only grow in its appeal. (more...)
Arsenal receive boost as Portugal worldwide pushes for move Arsenal receive boost as Portugal worldwide pushes for move
- June 11, 2018

The 23-year-old was one of Sporting's standout performers last season with 13 goals and 13 assists in 52 appearances. The situation is set to go to the Portuguese courts and if the case goes in the players favour, as expected, then Arsenal could snap Martins up for nothing - although any potential deal may be delayed until court proceedings are complete. (more...)
Luka Doncic Rumors: Real Madrid Star Will Remain in 2018 NBA Draft
- June 11, 2018

But it seems they want to package those selections for a bigger piece. - Porter Jr. camp to pick teams? No matter how it plays out, you can see that Dallas is going to have a choice and that choice will likely be between a couple different players that could make a huge impact. (more...)
Rickie Fowler engagement: Golfer to marry pole vaulter Allison Stokke Rickie Fowler engagement: Golfer to marry pole vaulter Allison Stokke
- June 11, 2018

He was kneeling down on the shoreline in the first photo as he asked Stokke the question. Fowler is the No. 7 ranked golfer in the world and has four career PGA Tour wins. Apparently Justin Thomas was also hanging around and posted a photo of the happy couple earlier in the day. "Congrats to you two". Stokke - a fitness model - was an All-American pole vaulter at the University of California, Berkley. (more...)
Soyuncu's agent: 'Everything bar a fee has been agreed with Arsenal' Soyuncu's agent: 'Everything bar a fee has been agreed with Arsenal'
- June 11, 2018

The north London side finished in sixth place in the Premier League table last term and missed out on a trophy to leave them facing another season without Champions League football. The North London giants are also close to completing a move for Borussia Dortmund defender Sokratis and are believed to be interested in Uruguayan global Lucas Torreira. (more...)
Carbery among six Munster players named in Irish side to face Australia Carbery among six Munster players named in Irish side to face Australia
- June 11, 2018

With Sexton set to start from the bench, that opens the door for fellow vice-captain Peter O'Mahony to captain Ireland in the absence of injured skipper Rory Best. Robbie Henshaw and Bundee Aki are named in midfield as the two starting centres. Jack McGrath, Rob Herring and John Ryan form an inexperienced front row, with the Leinster trio Cian Healy, Sean Cronin and Tadhg Furlong kept on the bench. (more...)
Nottinghamshire captain Steven Mullaney to skipper England Lions Nottinghamshire captain Steven Mullaney to skipper England Lions
- June 11, 2018

His highest individual score of 124 came against Durham. The southpaw recently made his Test match debut for the Brits recently against Pakistan and played a pivotal role in ensuring a series-leveling victory, something that saw the youngster emerge as a fine young talent for England in the coming years. (more...)
Prospect of 2022 Qatar World Cup jumping to 48 teams fading Prospect of 2022 Qatar World Cup jumping to 48 teams fading
- June 11, 2018

The national team of Brazil , which is the world's most successful FIFA World Cup competitor with five victories on record, arrived in Russia's Black Sea resort city of Sochi early on Monday. In 2010, when Spain lifted the trophy, more than half of their team was playing for Barcelona . And when that is the case, the cohesion and understanding is on a totally different level. (more...)
Roma's Alisson wants future resolved before World Cup amid Liverpool & Chelsea links Roma's Alisson wants future resolved before World Cup amid Liverpool & Chelsea links
- June 11, 2018

The shot-stopper, who is contracted until 2021, believes his future will be known before the showpiece event begins in Russian Federation. Alisson says he wants his future decided before Brazil's first game of the World Cup, on Sunday against Switzerland. (more...)
Detroit Pistons hire ex-Raptors head coach Dwane Casey Detroit Pistons hire ex-Raptors head coach Dwane Casey
- June 11, 2018

The Detroit Pistons are hiring Dwane Casey to be their next head coach, according to a report from Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN . Team owner Tom Gores said in a statement released when Van Gundy was sacked that Van Gundy wanted to return for the 2018-19 season. (more...)
Kylian Mbappe and Victor Lindelof Kylian Mbappe and Victor Lindelof
- June 11, 2018

According to Spanish outlet Don Balon , though, PSG fear being punished for breaching Financial Fair Play regulations, having also brought in Neymar 10 months ago for a world-record sum of £198m. The Sweden global moved to the Red Devils last summer in a £32m deal from Benfica. And the 19-year-old has had Champions League experience, a semifinal surge while at Monaco under Leonardo Jardim's stewardship. (more...)
Vieira quits New York City FC for Nice job
- June 11, 2018

Although it is unclear who will take over Vieira's job, the candidate will likely be from inside City Group. Viera, 41, leaves America after two-and-a-half years in charge at NY, where he took over after beginning his coaching career at partner club Manchester City in their youth academy. (more...)
Josh Murphy to join Cardiff in £10m deal? Josh Murphy to join Cardiff in £10m deal?
- June 11, 2018

The media reports put the likely fee at around £11m for Josh Murphy , a similar fee to that paid by Newcastle for his twin brother. Cardiff City could be set to complete their first signing of the summer with Norwich City winger Josh Murphy linked with a move to South Wales. (more...)
Charity leaders recognised in Queen's Birthday Honours 2018 Charity leaders recognised in Queen's Birthday Honours 2018
- June 11, 2018

Local residents have been recognised for their works in West Berkshire in the Queen's 2018 Birthday Honours list. Defoe said he felt "mixed emotions", with the award coming nearly a year after the death of six-year-old football mascot Bradley Lowery, with whom the player struck up a strong friendship as the little boy battled a rare childhood cancer. (more...)
The Queen's horse wins at Belmont The Queen's horse wins at Belmont
- June 11, 2018

This was the first time the Queen has run a horse at Belmont Park since Dawn Glory finished third in a maiden special weight race on October 26, 2012. Winning jockey Javier Castellano told www.bloodhorse.com "European horses, you need to cover up a little bit, then let them finish". Canessar returned $7 and $5, and Prince of Arran paid $5.70. (more...)

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