France vs Iceland another chapter in Twitterati's love-hate relationship with Olivier Giroud

Didier Deschamps' men cruised into a 4-0 lead at half-time, with tournament top scorer Antoine Griezmann to the fore before Olivier Giroud completed his brace after half-time. "What we are going to remember is that they are the world champions". H... More..

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IAAF clears US-based Russian long jumper Darya Klishina for Olympic Games
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

IAAF clears US-based Russian long jumper Darya Klishina for Olympic Games

It said its doping review board "unanimously accepted the application of Daria Klishina who, subject to completing the formalities, is now eligible to compete in worldwide competitions as an independent neutral...More..

Jared Sullinger Signs With Toronto Raptors
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Jared Sullinger Signs With Toronto Raptors

The deal is reported to be for one year at approximately $5-6 million. Sullinger put up 10.3 points and 8.3 rebounds per game for the Celtics previous year, averaging 23.6 minutes per game as a starter. Due to ...More..

Hamilton Wins Home Grand Prix, Rosberg Penalized
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Hamilton Wins Home Grand Prix, Rosberg Penalized

Rosberg's lead in the drivers' standings has now been cut to a mere point, after an investigation for radio correspondence between him and the team led stewards to slap Rosberg with a 10-second time penalty....More..

Didier Deschamps to stay in charge of France after Euro 2016
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Didier Deschamps to stay in charge of France after Euro 2016

They were also on the relatively easier side of the draw and faced Poland and Wales in the quarterfinals and semi-finals respectively. Ronaldo stepped forward in to assist Portugal manager Fernando Santos...More..

Hamilton & Rosberg Separated By A Single Point Post Silverstone
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Hamilton & Rosberg Separated By A Single Point Post Silverstone

Race stewards imposed a 10-second penalty for receiving help from his team via radio transmissions, in breach of the regulations that state the driver must drive the auto alone and unaided. Rosberg: "Well what...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Game Recap: Los Angeles Lakers Vs. Philadelphia 76ers

So the Lakers' young bucks are having a blast so far in summer league, but it's far too early for any bold projections for the upcoming season. The game also featured the inclusion of veterans shooting guard ...More..

Jordan Spieth withdraws from Olympics
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Jordan Spieth withdraws from Olympics

Only South Africa's Lee-Anne Pace has pulled out. "I think it is true that for many players..." The latest and final list, which is updated each week corresponding to world golf rankings, was updated late l...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Muggers used Pokemon Go to lure victims, police say

According to some calculations, Pokemon Go will have to generate between $140 and $196 million each month in order to have a significant impact on profits. Louis, and then robbed them. Over on the official s...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Tesla's Musk has 'new secret masterplan'

The tweet could be a response to criticism the company's co-founder and CEO has recently faced. In April, Tesla acknowledged problems making good on its order commitments, and cited its own "hubris" in not ...More..

'Sultan' raises the bar with over Rs 180 crore in opening weekend
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

'Sultan' raises the bar with over Rs 180 crore in opening weekend

For Sultan , it began nearly a week before it released worldwide. While trade sources had predicted that Sultan would have a 150-crore first week collection, the film had crossed the 100-crore mark within ...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

France loses Euro 2016, but can claim security victory

I am very happy that Portugal won. "I understood that Eder was the player who had to come on to hold up the ball in attack and create problems for France in the air", Santos said. Portugal coach Fernando S...More..

Paul Pogba ready for Manchester United return
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Paul Pogba ready for Manchester United return

Sky sources have claimed that Real president Florentino Perez accepts his club can not compete with United's financial muscle and has withdrawn from negotiations for the player to turn his attention to Valenci...More..

Guillem Balague seems convinced about where Paul Pogba will be next season
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Guillem Balague seems convinced about where Paul Pogba will be next season

Manchester United are closing in on a world record £100million deal for France's Euro 2016 star Paul Pogba . It appears as though Mourinho's opinion hasn't changed and Mata will probably have to leave the...More..

The Golden State Warriors used virtual reality to woo Kevin Durant
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

The Golden State Warriors used virtual reality to woo Kevin Durant

If Durant insists on getting his full max contract (over $33 million in 2017-18), the Warriors must use cap space to sign him because they don't have his Bird rights, and then they'd go over the cap to retain...More..

Arsene Wenger open to coaching England
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Arsene Wenger open to coaching England

He has just one more year remaining on his current contract with Arsenal FC. Former England head coach Roy Hodgson, whose contract was coming to an end after the tournament anyway, resigned after his side's...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Wimbledon: Murray Wins Title For Second Time

Raonic reached the final by beating seven-time champion Federer in the semifinals. World number one Novak Djokovic was eliminated earlier in the tournament. "He was always trying to get me to play more off...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Rosberg handed ten-second penalty, Verstappen promoted

Sixth and seventh spots went to Perez and Hulkenberg in the Force Indias, eighth to Sainz in the Toro Rosso , ninth to Vettel in the Ferrari and tenth to Kvyat in the second Toro Rosso . Pole-sitter Hamilton...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Froome wearing yellow during 9th stage of Tour de France

However, he was a guy who was more or less hanging back a bit to start things in the biggest cycling race of every year. "It was pretty hard out there". "They (his rivals) were sticking to us so I made a decisi...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Portugal given less time to reach final

Ronaldo has never tasted victory against France , but he is not alone as Portugal have lost the last 10 meetings between the countries, stretching back to 1975. "Normally, that will put pressure on the playe...More..