Tuesday August 21-st, 2018

Phil Mickelson apologizes 4 days after hitting moving ball Phil Mickelson apologizes 4 days after hitting moving ball

Turned it into "carnival golf", in the words of some critics. The No. 1 player in the world, Johnson was the only one to break par in each of the first two rounds, and after 36 holes he seemed like one of the biggest obstacles to Koepka's chances o...

Luis Suarez completes preparations for 100th Uruguay cap against Saudi Arabia Luis Suarez completes preparations for 100th Uruguay cap against Saudi Arabia

In their final group stage game on June 25, Uruguay face Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia play Egypt . Russia's 3-1 win over Egypt on Tuesday means both they and Uruguay have collected maximum points from their two Group A games.

England v Tunisia World Cup clash attracts more viewers than royal wedding England v Tunisia World Cup clash attracts more viewers than royal wedding

Trippier and Ashley Young were charged with providing the width, and the crosses, in England's 2-1 victory over Tunisia and each provided a corner which ended with Kane converting. For 45 minutes it looked just like it should have done when Englan...

Eoin Morgan delights in win as he becomes England's leading run scorer Eoin Morgan delights in win as he becomes England's leading run scorer

During the process, the hosts went past their own record of 444 runs they put up against Pakistan in an ODI in 2016. Skipper Eoin Morgan tucked into the scoring feast with a 21-ball half century - the fastest by an England batsman in ODIs - t...

Ten stats you might have missed from Japan v Colombia Ten stats you might have missed from Japan v Colombia

The 28-year-old continually made risky runs into the box, held the ball up well, and even backtracked to crucially block a close-range shot by Colombia danger man James Rodriguez . Colombia may well have had 10 men, but take nothing away from Ja...

Why LeBron James should sign with the Los Angeles Lakers Why LeBron James should sign with the Los Angeles Lakers

It's been rumored - by Gary Payton no less - that LeBron's sons have been enrolled in a Los Angeles school, a sign pointing that James may be ready to sign with the Lakers . After the Cavs lost 4-0 in the NBA Finals against the Golden State Warri...

Johanna Konta loses to Ashleigh Barty in Nottingham final Johanna Konta loses to Ashleigh Barty in Nottingham final

Johanna Konta has progressed through to the Nottingham Open final with an impressive win over Donna Vekic . Barty got the first break in the fourth game of the third set as Konta's usually strong backhand cross-court proved to be detrimental fo...

England fans go wild after Harry Kane’s late winning goal against Tunisia England fans go wild after Harry Kane’s late winning goal against Tunisia

Harry's a top, top striker. England's Dele Alli takes the kick off, Volgograd Arena, Volgograd, Russia, June 18, 2018 . Panama , who lost 3-0 to Belgium in Group G's other match, are next in line and, ranked 55th in the world, Southgate's c...

Robert Lewandowski Looks To Give Poland A Winning Start Robert Lewandowski Looks To Give Poland A Winning Start

Senegal's players celebrate their win over Poland . We were playing it side to side with no urgency or looking to move the ball forward and this type of play is not effective'. Poland striker Arkadiusz Milik is expected to be fit for the match a...

Coutinho expects more Neymar punishment at World Cup Coutinho expects more Neymar punishment at World Cup

Brazil took the lead 20 minutes into the first half when Barcelona midfielder Phillipe Coutinho scored a brilliant goal on a shot that bended just enough inside the post to hit the iron and find the back of the net. "Well, you're going to see th...

Saudi Arabia team plane catches fire in mid air Saudi Arabia team plane catches fire in mid air

The plane of the Saudi Arabia World Cup team caught on fire as they traveled to their next match in Russian Federation. Per the team, the plane was provided by the International Air Transport Association, which organizes transportation for tea...

Belgium second-half masterclass destroys Panama Belgium second-half masterclass destroys Panama

Panama captain Roman Torres did his best to repel Belgium's attacks during his side's 3-0 defeat on June 18. Having stuck determinedly during his campaign with a three-man back line - bringing in Dedryck Boyata on Monday for the injured Vincent ...

Panama relieved it lost to Belgium only by 3 goals Panama relieved it lost to Belgium only by 3 goals

However, Belgium have not only been in great form during qualification, where they progressed undefeated, but also in recent warm-up matches. The Manchester United ace will line up against England when Gareth Southgate's men take on Belgium ...

Rashford joins England training at World Cup base Rashford joins England training at World Cup base

Talking to England's YouTube channel Southgate said: "The players know the team, so I think that's helpful that everything's settled, they know their jobs, and the guys that aren't in the team know their jobs, and have prepared well". "They're goin...

Jumping Soccer Fans Triggered a Small Earthquake in Mexico Jumping Soccer Fans Triggered a Small Earthquake in Mexico

Mexican officials say sensors detected an quake in Mexico City on Sunday morning, and they suggested on Twitter that excited soccer fans may have caused it. "It's not about me, it was a collective effort". Reminded that three of the last fo...

England have discussed prospect of racism in Russian Federation, says Ashley Young England have discussed prospect of racism in Russian Federation, says Ashley Young

Speaking seven months on from the incident, however, Young has revealed that the hatchet has been buried, with both players focusing on the upcoming World Cup finals in Russian Federation. "I wasn't in squads, but I said before that I never gave up...

Salah facing fitness test ahead of Russia tie Salah facing fitness test ahead of Russia tie

Russian Federation midfielder Alan Dzagoev is expected to miss Tuesday night's game after suffering a hamstring during the opening day defeat of Saudi Arabia with Aleksandr Golovin stepping in to fill the position. Although keen to shield the other m...

'He is the optimum striker' - Tunisia coach Maaloul praises Kane 'He is the optimum striker' - Tunisia coach Maaloul praises Kane

TRT World's Lance Santos has more. If we have three such changes it disturbs the players but I want to thank all my players for their defensive players, they lived up to expectations and we were much stronger in the second half. Tunisia came to R...

Kane: England players had flies in our mouths Kane: England players had flies in our mouths

During England's 2-1 victory over Tunisia , midges descended on the Volgograd Arena. "It's a very proud moment, of course", he said of leading the Three Lions at a major tournament for the first time. "When I got off the plane I was still a litt...

Danny Murphy said something ridiculous about Leroy Sane after Germany v Mexico Danny Murphy said something ridiculous about Leroy Sane after Germany v Mexico

In his World Cup debut, Hirving Lozano scored Mexico's winning goal in the 35th minute, picking up Javier Hernandez's pass inside the penalty area and dodging Mesut Ozil before firing past Manuel Neuer from 10 yards. Lahm said: "He will liste...

Quake detected in Mexico City after National Team upsets Germany Quake detected in Mexico City after National Team upsets Germany

If Germany finish as group runners-up, they could face Brazil in a clash of World Cup titans in the next round - a ideal chance for the Brazilians to avenge the humiliating 7-1 defeat to the Germans on home soil in 2014. That set the tone for Mexic...

Michael Porter Jr. Cleared For Friday Pro Day Michael Porter Jr. Cleared For Friday Pro Day

Otherwise, Doncic will have another playoff game Friday and will be unable to travel to Thursday night's draft. Citing sources, ESPN reports that Porter couldn't even get out of bed because of muscle spasms. His size, fluidity and shot-making abili...

Neymar will play, but is not at 100 percent: Brazil coach Neymar will play, but is not at 100 percent: Brazil coach

Four years after injury cut short his World Cup - Brazil suffered that defeat to Germany without him - Neymar is once again spearheading his country's hopes. "At this stage of a World Cup you have to take advantage of a goal and see that your opp...

Sri Lanka cricket captain pleads not guilty to ball tampering Sri Lanka cricket captain pleads not guilty to ball tampering

The worldwide governing body tweeted the news, detailing that the captain was in breach of Level 2.2.9 of the ICC Code of Conduct for 'changing the condition of the ball - the same charge leveled at Australia batter Cameron Bancroft during the infamo...

Mickelson Hits Moving Ball with Putter, Receives Sextuple Bogey Mickelson Hits Moving Ball with Putter, Receives Sextuple Bogey

The difficulty of Shinnecock Hills on Saturday afternoon when the wind picked up and the exposed greens turned quick and crusty turned this U.S. Open into a grinding struggle for survival on the scoreboard. Serious breaches of this rule could resul...

VAR fuels controversy after award of first World Cup penalty VAR fuels controversy after award of first World Cup penalty

Into the second half, World Cup history was made in the 56th minute, when referee Andres Cunha made use of the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) review system to award a penalty to France after Griezmann was adjudged to have been fouled in the ar...

Alonso No 8 vehicle takes Le Mans pole Alonso No 8 vehicle takes Le Mans pole

It was not a good start to the week for the team, having to change the engine in the sister #6 auto halfway through the session. Furthermore, Bruni's time was 3.3 seconds faster than Darren Turner's pole marker set a year ago in a previous-generati...

Switzerland hold five-time champs Brazil to 1-1 draw in opener Switzerland hold five-time champs Brazil to 1-1 draw in opener

Brazil's last World Cup ended in extreme sadness, and the Seleção are eager to turn the page when they face Switzerland in Rostov-on-Don, Russia on Sunday. Dzemaili failed to trouble keeper Alisson from distance three minutes later, but Swiss hear...

Video Assistant Referee system used for first time in France vs Australia Video Assistant Referee system used for first time in France vs Australia

But the team of VAR officials had a look at the incident and decided after multiple replays that Griezmann had indeed been fouled. The France striker scored the spot kick, with Paul Pogba getting France's victor after Mile Jedinak had equalis...

Afghanistan's Inaugural Test Cricket Match in India Dubbed Historic Afghanistan's Inaugural Test Cricket Match in India Dubbed Historic

Wafadar , Rashid Khan and Mujeeb ur Rahman took a wicket apiece, while Dinesh Karthik was run out. In reality, the Indians have been more or less comfortable against the slower bowlers in the previous season barring the first Test against Aus...

Watch heartbreaking own-goal cost Morocco in 1-0 loss to Iran Watch heartbreaking own-goal cost Morocco in 1-0 loss to Iran

In a way, Queiroz's team can take a chance against Spain in Kazan on Wednesday. Iran will play Morocco in Group B play at the 2018 FIFA World Cup on Friday, June 15 at 8 a.m. "I think it's my duty to say, 'Let my boys play football". Egypt ...

Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho ANGRY after Premier League fixtures release Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho ANGRY after Premier League fixtures release

Emery has succeeded Arsene Wenger, who left Arsenal after 22 years in charge. As for the rest of the opening day itinerary, it looks like this... And the key fixtures remain the first that demand the attention, with the titanic battles between ...

Winners and losers as Denmark narrowly beat Peru 1-0 Winners and losers as Denmark narrowly beat Peru 1-0

After the game, Hareide was magnanimous in victory over a Peru side who were taking part in their first World Cup game for 36 years. Denmark and Peru provide an entertaining, emotional match and some goals, but neither can get the three p...

Eight injured after taxi ploughs into fans in Moscow Eight injured after taxi ploughs into fans in Moscow

Preliminary information indicated the driver lost control of the vehicle, and Russia's state-run Interfax news agency said he was drunk at the time. Argentina took on Iceland at the Sparatak Stadium in Moscow earlier today. The witness who spoke ...

Johnson lead gone after 7 holes, Stenson on top Johnson lead gone after 7 holes, Stenson on top

After strong winds sent scores soaring on Thursday, the breeze abated slightly but still blew strongly enough in the morning to make for a hard test, with a light mid-morning rain making playing conditions miserable for an hour or so. Up to that poin...

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