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Oregon State beats Arkansas 5-0 for national championship


But we never got that hit. Buy a subscription, get SIX months FREE! Some, like Abel, will get a bit of family time at home and then care of more mundane matters. Abel (8-1) ran into trouble in the third when Arkansas loaded the bases with one out. "Pretty much as soon as you see the ball drop, you have another life", Grenier said. Read More »

Tiger Woods at Quicken Loans National: Tiger shoots 68


Woods, a 14-times major victor, has been stuck on 79 PGA Tour victories - three shy of Sam Snead's record - since 2013. "He's definitely been a model and an idol for me, so it would mean a lot [to win]". He also was No. 123 in the FedEx Cup , so Molinari chose to play the Quicken Loans National and the John Deere Classic in two weeks to improve his standing. Read More »

Nuggets pursuing LeBron James in free agency


The Denver Nuggets are aggressively pursuing a meeting with star free agent forward LeBron James, hoping to convince him of a short-term fit with the team, according to Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports . "I think whatever we do, we're going to ensure he's here as long as possible". The 23-year-old center posted the fourth most triple doubles in the National Basketball Association last season (10) whilst averaging 18.5 points, 10.7 boards and 6.1 assists with an impressive three point shooting ... Read More »

Mbappe Donates World Cup Match Fees, Bonuses To Charity

She represented the country during the Miss Universe pageant as well. " Kylian is a great person". Mbappe's unbelievable gesture has also persuaded his countrymen, including Barcelona defender Samuel Umtiti to join the fray after the 2018 World Cup . Read More »

Andy Murray v Kyle Edmund: Eastbourne International 2018


Edmund has disappointed at Wimbledon to this point in his career, with his only win at the All England Club coming previous year as he made a second round exit. The 23-year-old, who will be the 22nd seed at Wimbledon, saw out the remainder of the opening set sealing it 6-4 with an ace down the middle. The quarter-finals will pit Edmund against Kazahkstan's Mikhail Kukushkin , who saved seven break points to beat sixth-seeded David Ferrer 6-2, 6-0. Read More »

Andres Iniesta announces his worldwide retirement


He was introduced midway through the second half and Hierro was hugely impressed by the way he dealt with the disappointment on what turned out to be his final Spain appearance. And Pique handled at the other end to concede a penalty before the break. Despite 75 percent possession, Spain's famed tiki-taka passing game rarely carried them into the box and they had to wait until the 85 minute to test Akinfeev with a low drive from substitute Andres Iniesta. Read More »

Croatia v Denmark 01 July 2018


Denmark is +400 (wager $100 to win $400), while a draw in regulation is +225. Having qualified from the group stage with such distinction, Croatia now face the obdurate, well-organised Danes for a place in the quarter-final. Six of Croatia's seven goals at this year's World Cup have been scored in the second-half. Denmark took the lead with only a minute on the clock, Jonas Knudsen's long throw causing havoc and Mathias Jorgensen's scuffed shot only helped in off the post by ... Read More »

Paul George re-signing with Thunder

If the Thunder can continue to sell him on the culture of the team over the next season, he could be inclined to sign a long-term deal with the organization to compete with Westbrook, Steven Adams and Andre Roberson for several seasons to come. Read More »

Phoenix Suns agree to one-year deal with Trevor Ariza


The nine-time All Star was hugely influential in his first season in Houston , averaging 18.6 points and 7.9 rebounds per game whilst propelling the Rockets to an NBA-best 65-17 record alongside league MVP James Harden in the backcourt. Trevor Ariza , meanwhile, is reportedly joining the Phoenix Suns on a one-year contract worth $15m. Joel Embiid of the Philadelphia 76ers is seemingly keen to link up with LBJ and suggested a move to the Lakers would not make sense for the 33-year-old. Read More »

Luka Modric, Ivan Rakitic Key As Croatia Face Denmark

They are a limited side with a handful of decent players and one superstar in Christian Eriksen . "The type of game we will play will be different, we need to play differently to progress". It has been a long wait for both these sides to enter the knockout phase with Denmark last qualifying from their group in 2002 while Croatia did the same last in 1998. Read More »

Russian Federation knock Spain out of World Cup


That's the way it stayed through extra time, meaning penalties were used for the first time in the tournament to decide a knockout game, with Fedor Smolov, Ignashevich, Aleksandr Golovin and Denis Cheryshev giving Russian Federation the win. Read More »

Denmark coach Hareide: It's Eriksen v Modric

Denmark coach Age Hareide said his side's match against Croatia could boil down to the midfield battle between Tottenham powerhouse Christian Eriksen and Modric. Just two of Denmark's last 10 fixtures have featured goals before the break, meaning odds of 11/10 (2.10 ) look like solid value on the second half proving the highest-scoring for Croatia's sixth game in seven. Read More »

Iran striker Sardar Azmoun quits national team citing insults


Azmoun left with zero goals but Iran's run is seen by many as a good one since they had the Euro 2016 and World Cup 2010 champions in the group. "It was a great honor for me to play for the national team and I will be proud of myself all my life", said Azmoun on his Instagram account. Read More »

Hamilton leads Mercedes one-two in Austrian practice


On Lap 64, the championship leader Lewis Hamilton retired from the race as Lewis Hamilton lost all power from his vehicle. Hamilton took the lead from teammate Bottas off the line but was left vulnerable when his rivals all pitted during the early virtual safety vehicle period, while he stayed out on track. Read More »

German fans stunned by World Cup elimination


First-half match remain goalless. "It's important that we're able to move on after that", Andersson said. "We're sorry we didn't play like world champions". But this time Spain then went on to lose 2-0 to Chile in its next match and was eliminated from the World Cup in Brazil six days after it had begun. Read More »

DeAndre Jordan Trade Rumors: Mavericks Hope to Land Clippers C This Week


The Clippers big man has until Friday to decide if he wants to opt into the final year of his contract , or opt out and become an unrestricted free agent. Jordan would anchor a young, dynamic team that contains Dennis Smith Jr., Luka Doncic, and Harrison Barnes. All of that being said, this deal appears very likely to go down at some point in the near future. Read More »

Paul George ‘Has Committed’ To Signing With Thunder


But it was clear the organization liked Grant and preferred to have him on board. It has apparently even reached the point that George is strongly considering a two-year contract with the Thunder with a player option for the second year and the ability to become a free agent again next summer. Read More »

Kevin Durant will sign 2-year contract with Golden State Warriors


The only relevant question was how, exactly, he would re-sign; with most every option available to him, what kind of contract structure would Durant prefer? "He might want more than the minimum". The Lakers are the favorite to win the LeBron James free agency sweepstakes, and the team is reportedly trying to complete a trade with the Spurs for Kawhi Leonard in an effort to ensure James will sign in July. Read More »

DeAndre Jordan Opts Out of Deal with Los Angeles Clippers


But teammates Chris Paul , Blake Griffin and other members of the Clippers invaded Jordan's Houston home until they convinced him to stay in Los Angeles. Dallas reportedly had a strong interest in signing Lakers restricted free agent forward Julius Randle, but that would appear to be dead at this point. Read More »

Paul George Reportedly Opting Out of Thunder Contract But May Stick Around

The third and final episode of this series about George's free agency won't air until after he has made his decision, whenever that may be. Among the teams reportedly going after George in free agency, include the Los Angeles Lakers , with the Philadelphia 76ers and Houston Rockets also reportedly interested in the five-time All-Star. Read More »

Uruguay vs. Portugal - Football Match Report


Uruguay's Edinson Cavani celebrates scoring their second goal. At the other end, Jose Fonte steered a downward header across goal and behind, although he appeared to be fouling defender Matias Vecino, and at the other end Suarez saw a cross deflected over after another sharp run had created danger. Read More »

Messi Dodges Media After Argentina Loss


Argentina rallied and drew level just before half time when Angel di Maria scored one of the best goals we've seen at the World Cup this year. Javier Mascherano has announced he's retiring from the national team after Argentina was eliminated from the World Cup in Russian Federation on Saturday. Read More »

FIFA WORLD CUP 2018:Suarez and Co ready to face Ronaldo's Portugal


Other pundits and experts have been more scathing of VAR in use at the finals and it was once again in the spotlight following a controversial penalty decision in Portugal's draw with Iran . The simultaneous sequences bumped Portugal into second place in the group and Spain into first, thanks to the goals-scored tiebreaker, flipping the group on its head and setting up Spain-Russia, Portugal-Uruguay last-16 matchups. Read More »

Lionel Messi scores 100th goal of World Cup 2018

As the drama unfolded in St Petersburg, Iceland were simultaneously fighting with all their Nordic might for a win over the Croats in Rostov-on-Don that could have sent them through. Held to a 1-1 draw by Iceland and thumped 3-0 by group winners Croatia , Argentina were hanging on by a thread coming into the Nigeria match, having proved they were vulnerable in defence and struggling to get Messi on the ball. Read More »