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by | June 26, 2017 | 07:18

After T.J. McFarland (4-1) worked around a walk in the top half, Goldschmidt hit a single off Edubray Ramos (0-7) with two outs. He broke his bat after the fourth foul ball. It was his third three-hit game of the season; all have come here in the month of June. Galvis' one-out triple in the first eluded a diving attempt by Arizona right fielder Peralta, and Galvis trotted home on Aaron Altherr's grounder.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:54

After watching Ferrari sweep to a one-two finish two weeks ago in Monaco, Mercedes hit back with a dominating display as Hamilton cruised to his 56th career win, a leisurely 19.7 seconds in front of team mate Valtteri Bottas . Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel labelled himself as "a bit unfortunate" after picking up front-wing damage on the opening lap of the Canadian Grand Prix.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:46

Hamilton accused Vettel of "disrespectful" driving after the four-time champion pulled alongside Hamilton and appeared to deliberately swerve into him when they were behind the safety vehicle approaching the midway point of a stop-start race.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:34

Vettel was still in the field when the pack came out again under the safety vehicle, while Ricciardo stole the show with an incredible move from fifth to third in one turn, passing both Williams cars. But the Australian was able to move forward during the race's jockeying for position, and had moved up to 6th by the time of the race's second safety auto stint.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:30

According to a court document seen by AFP , Di Maria will pay around two million euros to the Spanish authorities after pleading guilty to two counts of fraud committed in 2012 and 2013 when he was a Real Madrid player. "Following the publication in today's [Thursday] AS newspaper of information concerning the signing of Jose Mourinho as the manager of our club, Real Madrid C.F.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:28

Ronaldo is now on duty for Portugal at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation which ends on July 2. Manchester United were naturally touted as a potential destination for the Portugal global in the summer transfer window given his emotional ties to Old Trafford.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:22

South Africa are not quite in the desperate zone yet, but after another disappointing performance, to go with their early exit from the Champion Trophy, questions are being asked about De Villiers ' leadership. "It's not an easy decision and it's never nice to get out like that", he said. However, following in-form batsman Roy's departure England innings was derailed.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:23

Mexico have progressed to the semi-finals of the FIFA Confederations Cup after claiming a 2-1 win over hosts Russian Federation in their final group game. The talented Bernardo Silva doubled the European champions' tally before the break with a simple finish after a lovely Portugal move on the left flank.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:19

Today it was revealed that the Manchester United Manager is accused of defrauding the Spanish tax collection authorities during his time as Real Madrid boss. The episode may cost Real Madrid C.F. their star winger as Ronaldo feels hard done by the apparent excessive force with which the complaint has been dealt with.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:17

That is a great way to help the Warriors afford Steph Curry and not have to pay too much, if any, luxury tax, and would keep this super team together for even more NBA Finals runs in the future. It could have easily not worked had he not been willing to fit in the playing style and culture that Golden State has developed over the last few years .

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:11

Patrick Berger, who is in third place after the third round, tees off on the eighth hole on Saturday. Spieth led wire-to-wire at TPC River Highlands , holding a one-stroke edge after each of the first three rounds. "For the last two rounds I started to use a line on the ball , and with that putter and the little line on the top of it, it just felt like I could match it up a little bit better than what I had the previous few days".

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:07

Rafael Nadal also went on to say that his feelings while he plays on "this court" cannot be compared to any other "feeling". Tournament organisers had rolled out a banner with the words "Bravo Rafa" and showed a video of all his ten victories on the big screen inside the stadium during the trophy ceremony.

by | June 26, 2017 | 05:53

In 2013, Oracle trailed Team New Zealand 8-1 on San Francisco Bay before winning eight straight races to complete one of the greatest comebacks in sports. Oracle Team USA dips a hull in the water during the eighth race of America's Cup sailing competition against Emirates Team New Zealand , Sunday, June 25 , 2017, in Hamilton, Bermuda .

by | June 26, 2017 | 05:50

The Los Angeles Lakers selected Lonzo Ball with the second overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft , hoping that he will be the face of the franchise moving forward . They made their mark by completing a few trades since taking over, but the draft is the first real indication of how they gauge talent and think about roster construction.

by | June 26, 2017 | 05:50

Dan Hamhuis (Dallas ) - Hamhuis is a solid veteran defender who went to a Cup Final with Vancouver in 2011 and played for Mike Babcock on Team Canada in 2014. Brodziak and Jaskin are players the Blues would certainly love to retain, but could be nice pieces for the Golden Knights to snag to fill immediate roles on the inaugural team.

by | June 26, 2017 | 05:43

Warmbier was freed after the U.S. State Department's special envoy on North Korea, Joseph Yun, travelled to Pyongyang and demanded the student's release on humanitarian grounds, capping a flurry of diplomatic contacts, a U.S. The North's unnamed ministry spokesman said that such accusations were part of a smear campaign to slander the country that had given "medical treatments and care with all sincerity" to a person who was " clearly a criminal ".

by | June 26, 2017 | 05:43

The Sixers now figure to be the likely destination for Washington point guard Markelle Fultz , though it's not a foregone conclusion. If Boston keeps the No. "We haven't taken a step outside the draft", Colangelo said. Durant opted out of about $28 million to become a free agent briefly in an effort to help Golden State re-sign sixth-man extraordinaire Andre Iguodala .

by | June 26, 2017 | 05:16

However, Kane - wearing the captain's armband on the night - hit back in stoppage time to rescue a draw for the visitors and keep them two points clear at the top of World Cup qualifying Group F . Scotland defender Kieran Tierney had a fine game, making a series of crucial interceptions and tackles while trying to bolster the home attack. Griffiths' profile south of the border, where he had an underwhelming spell at Wolves earlier in his career, is certainly much higher now and Kane ...

by | June 26, 2017 | 05:12

Taekwondo is a Korean traditional martial art but has been the subject of a bitter North-South rivalry. US President Trump said earlier this year that he would be open to talking with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un one-on-one under the right circumstances, but White House spokesman Sean Spicer poured cold water on that prospect on Tuesday in light of Mr Warmbier's death.

by | June 26, 2017 | 05:04

Late hitting from Farhaan Berhardien , who made 32 from 21 balls saw the Proteas make 174-8 from their 20 overs despite Curran removing Morris for 12 and Phehlukwayo for a first ball duck. "I think it was a 50-50 call". "You can see why the umpires gave him out", he said. "Everyone in the changing room thought it could go either way, so it's not massively controversial", Morgan told reporters.

by | June 26, 2017 | 04:59

They lost their opening match 2-0 to Chile and only managed a 1-1 draw against Australia . Joachim Loew can maintain his proud decade-long record of steering Germany to the semi-finals with a draw against Cameroon in the Confederations Cup .

by | June 26, 2017 | 04:54

The indomitable Lions will lock horns with Germany , the World cup defending champions at the Fisht Olympic Stadium in Russian Federation today June 25 at 4:00pm. What looked like a comeback fight was quickly checked by a third goal from the German Machines to ensure that African Champions Cameroon crashed out of the FIFA Confederations Cup holding in Russian Federation.

by | June 26, 2017 | 04:31

In response, India decimated South Africa yesterday at the Oval to set up a semi-final clash against Bangladesh on June 15th. AB de Villiers will lead South Africa in their three-match Twenty20 series against England in the absence of Faf du Plessis .

by | June 26, 2017 | 04:30

Bottas ( Mercedes ) 3. Stroll ( Williams ) 4. But the incident didn't stop there. Then, the 29-year-old German, furiously gesticulating with both hands, pulled alongside his rival, before inexplicably ramming into the side of Hamilton's Mercedes .

by | June 26, 2017 | 04:28

The accusation against Mourinho comes a week after the Madrid-based prosecutor's office accused Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo of defrauding Spain's tax office of 14.7 million euros ($16.5 million). The statement also said that Mourinho had received a certificate from the authorities confirming that he was "up to date with all his tax obligations".

by | June 26, 2017 | 04:26

But the target proved beyond them this time as the Proteas ended on 162 for seven, England taking the series 2-1. The umpires first called it a dead ball and then chose to go upstairs. But everyone says he has a ton of talent. Eoin Morgan (captain), 5. Ex-England batsman James Taylor, working as a BBC radio commentator, reckoned: " Eoin Morgan is England's leader - he should be out there nurturing the young lads and leading the way".

by | June 26, 2017 | 04:15

The tough-talking Australian sailor and his crew will need to find something special to repeat that feat, after making significant changes in the last week to their space-age catamaran to try to match the New Zealand boat's superior speed. Team U.S.A. made another mistake on the fourth leg when a bad jibe caused the boat to come off its foils. Burling and his crew fought hard to get back into the race and at one stage got a lead, only to be overtaken and ultimately left trailing in the wake ...

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:58

Though, the Sixers themselves don't seem to be too concerned about Embiid's laundry list of injury issues. This isn't a knock on Tatum, or the pre-draft pick swap with Philadelphia. "@Tissot.us is helping me get started with my (team name) watch", Fultz posted, not bothering to actually fill in the blanks. To open the Draft the Philadelphia 76ers took Markelle Fultz as the overall No.

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:52

However, as seen below, Donnarumma broke his Twitter silence on Sunday and it wasn't to show his commitment and loyalty to Milan, but to his agent, Mino Raiola. I would like to reiterate my absolute love for Milan and its fans. Now all that's in my mind is the Nazionale, with whom I hope to give a gift to all the supporters.

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:49

Stroll is the first Canadian to finish on an F1 podium since Jacques Villeneuve finished third at the German Grand Prix in 2001. Ferrari star Vettel finished fourth, just ahead of World Championship rival Hamilton , after the pair had earlier clashed and the German was given a 10-second stop-go penalty for driving into the Mercedes man under the safety auto.

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:44

Lewis Hamilton accused Formula One rival Sebastian Vettel of disgracing himself and deliberately driving into his auto as a bitter clash between the world championship rivals dominated Sunday's Grand Prix in Azerbaijan . This has been a problem all weekend on the Baku street circuit because drivers have been struggling to get their tyres up to the right operating temperature owing to the low-grip surface and hardness of the tyres.

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:47

Hamilton , who was quickest around the Baku street circuit by half a second, could match Schumacher's mark at next month's British Grand Prix if he can also take pole in Austria in a fortnight. "I had to overtake everyone". "I really enjoyed it". "This is not an easy track, and it has not been an easy weekend so far, but today's result is a good indication of the steady progress we have made through each session".

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:40

You do whatever it takes for the following week to make sure you change that and turn it around and fix it. Hansen looked like the dog who got away with stealing a chop from the kitchen counter. The Hurricanes already had Nehe Milner-Skudder and Cory Jane in their ranks. The Lions will have come off the pitch at Eden Park thinking about what might have been because they had the opportunities to make the result very different.

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:30

So, let's start with the No.1 pick and the Philadelphia 76ers . It came in an Instagram post sponsored by a watch company. And again, as I've said many times, the French Pro A league translates to the National Basketball Association. First, Simmons and Embiid need to be healthy. Fultz earned a spot in the McDonald's All-American game in 2016. Wiggins and Bennett did play one year together with the Timberwolves .

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:29

Spieth, who is chasing his 10th PGA Tour title, replied on ESPN.co.uk: "I hope I'm having as much fun each day as Boo's having". A windy afternoon kept anyone from catching him at TPC River Highlands . He blasted from a bunker to off the edge of the green then sank the birdie bid from 27 feet, then landed his approach inside three feet and sank the birdie putt to reach 10-under.