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Belgium fight back from two down to beat Japan to reach quarters

And despite dominating possession, Belgium failed to create many other quality chances while Japan looked risky throughout the first half on the counter-att...


Making sense of National Basketball Association free agency dollars

Many options for him are complicated, however, and it seems as if there's no ideal fit for him. The four-time MVP is the star of a free-agent class that includ...


Party in OKC: George stays put

Paul George was considered one of the most talented and unpredictable free agents of 2018. The all-star swingman announced his attention on Saturday night on...


Will Signing Kawhi Leonard Get LeBron to L.A.?

While Magic Johnson plays it cool regarding his chances to add major free agents to the Los Angeles Lakers , pressure to create his own superteam in L.A. One...


Diego Maradona watches as Argentina crash out of the World Cup

While Mbappe was the most influential player on the pitch, Argentina winger Angel Di Maria and France full back Benjamin Pavard fought out a private contest...


Germany: We deserved to go out

It is the first time Germany have failed to qualify from the group stages at a World Cup since 1938 as the holders became the latest defending champions t...


Russian Federation 2018 expert picks and knockout stage upsets by CBS Sports experts

Brazil is on the same side of the bracket as South American rivals Argentina and Uruguay , along with dark horse favorites Belgium and Euro 2016 champion ...


Gareth Southgate: Colombia clash is England's biggest in a decade

England's best start to a World Cup in 12 years saw them bag a last-minute victor against Tunisia and storm to a 6-1 victory over Panama, their biggest ever ...


Mueller benched, Ozil and Khedira back for Germany

Fittingly it was just as well that the World Cup's biggest story was sealed with the VAR system. It would take an eternity for Brazil to forget the 7-1 maul...


Genius Messi a shining light for Argentina, says Sampaoli

But as we saw in the Euros, some teams who looked good during the group stage were later knocked out. France have never beaten Argentina at a World C...


Lakers facing pressure to acquire Kawhi Leonard if they want LeBron

The Los Angeles Lakers are viewed as the favorite to sign LeBron James this summer, but they will likely need to add at least one other star player to make th...


Serbia vs. Brazil - Football Match Report

Paulinho and Thiago Silva's goals ensured Brazil finished top with seven points and will now meet Mexico who contrived to lose when it looked they were poi...


Germany celebrations 'scornful', says angry Sweden coach

Germany boss Joachim Low has named his side which will take on Sweden in a must-win Group F clash. It has been a turbulent few days for the Sweden cam...


Mexico close in on last 16 with South Korea win

Mexico laid one foot in the World Cup's last 16 and left South Korea on the brink of elimination after goals from Javier Hernandez and Carlos Vela clin...


Messi's Argentina have shot at World Cup redemption

Messi and Argentina are in a must-win situation, they have to get maximum points to jump over Nigeria for second spot in Group D , if they get the win and ...


Chris Paul Hints LeBron James Prefers Lakers Over Rockets

The 6-foot-11 Wagner entered the draft after leading the Wolverines to the NCAA Tournament championship game. Following a breakout sophomore season, Wagner co...


Late Saudi strike settles send-off with Egypt

Egypt will crash out of the World Cup regardless of their result against Saudi Arabia . El Hadary made his Egypt debut in 1996, 10 months before the y...


James Harden is named 2017-2018 NBA MVP

Corinne Gobert doesn't speak English and wasn't in attendance to witness her baby boy hold the trophy as she's back home in France, but Gobert thanked his mom i...


Kyrgios Queen's quest ends, Wimbledon next

Former US Open champion Cilic also lost the 2013 Queen's final and experienced fresh heartache against Federer in this year's Australian Open final. The Frenc...


Senegal back in action, England on brink of qualification

They unwittingly found themselves at the centre of a Twitter storm this week after businessman Alan Sugar tweeted a picture of the Senegal team with the capti...


Luis Suarez seeks World Cup redemption as he reaches 100 caps

The Saudis gave Carlos Alberto Parreira the chop after a 4-0 loss to hosts France in the group stages in 1998 - even though four years earlier he had won the Wo...


Harry Kane leads record-breaking England half in Panama demolition

Captain Harry Kane grabbed a hat-trick as England scored six goals in a World Cup finals game for the first time in their history. The goal was an example...


Nigerian pastor wants RM8,000 to pray for World Cup team

It was a different style in defence. "Everybody was not happy after that loss to Croatia and we all realised that we must get going to be able to realise ou...


Panama defender Cummings fires warning to England

The coach was treated in a nearby hospital and admitted afterwards that he will have to control his behaviour during his side's coming games. "But I think rat...


Serbia vs Switzerland: We are ready for ‘hellish’ clash, Matic says

And that resurgence continues to grow game-by-game, as Mitrovic has now scored 18 goals in 26 games for club and country in 2018. But hurt pride was not a fac...


Sarri set to raid Napoli after Chelsea appointment

Maurizio Sarri has identified Belgian midfielder, Dries Mertens as his first signing when he becomes Chelsea boss. 'I'am disappointed that he leaves like...


Mexico stun champions Germany 1-0 in World Cup opener

And if they finish runners-up in Group F , Germany could be on course to face Brazil in a daunting second-round match-up. Loew said while he was not planni...


Lionel Messi 'light years' ahead of Diego Maradona - Sergio Ramos

Although he's idolised by supporters of Barcelona, where he's spent the entirety of his club career, the feeling towards him doesn't quite seem to be the same f...


Mbappe gives France 1-0 halftime lead over Peru

Peru coach Ricardo Gareca said his team will not be bullied by France in their World Cup clash on Thursday, but admitted: "We are not on their level anywhe...


Japan beat 10-man Colombia in another World Cup upset

Japan and Senegal are the feel-good underdog stories of the FIFA World Cup 2018 with their performances against Colombia and Poland respectively. According to...


Blatter Claims Ireland & UK Deserve To Host 2030 World Cup

Former Fifa spokesman Thomas Renggli told AFP that Blatter would meet Putin on Wednesday. At the moment, too busy schedule does not allow Vladimir Putin to ...


Premier League fixtures deal Arsenal boss Unai Emery a nightmare start

Champions Manchester City will travel to Arsenal on the weekend of 11-12 August for their opening match of the 2018-19 Premier League season. All eyes w...


Early red card dooms Colombia in 2-1 loss to Japan

Juan Quintero evened the score from a free kick before halftime but the combination of a Keisuke Honda corner and Osako header gave Japan the win - and the...


Paul Pogba, Antoine Griezmann Lead France Past Australia in 2018 World Cup

But, rather than re-examining that single second frame-by-frame, over and over, it would serve Australia well to understand how the opportunity presented itse...


Mexican fans celebrate victory against Germany in first game

Earlier this month, the USA slapped Mexico with 25 percent steel tariffs and 10 percent aluminum tariffs, as part of the US-led campaign to pressure its neigh...


Only college players expected to attend National Basketball Association draft

Porter had to cancel an initial workout with hip spasms. Porter Jr. had an MRI and will be evaluated again Thursday night, according to a document obtained by...


India crush debutants Afghanistan in one-off test

If two or three guys can bat for a longer period of time, they can be a decent Test side". He became the first Afghanistan cricketer to bowl in Test cricket. ...


Spurs rumor: Pau Gasol could be a potential trade piece

The Celtics have plenty of promising assets, are close to title contention as it is and always seem to be aggressive in trades with Danny Ainge calling the ...


Argentina vs Iceland : Messi subdued by muscular Icelandic defence

Sergio Aguero scored the opener for the two-time world champions in the 19th minute but his strike was nearly immediately cancelled out by Alfred Finnbogaso. I...


Zlatan Ibrahimovic blasts Paul Pogba critics with big claim

Jedinak scored the penalty to make it 1-1 before Paul Pogba scored the victor for France later on. But the team of VAR officials had a look at the incident ...