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Simmons, 76ers have 5-year, $170M deal

National Basketball Association all-star Ben Simmons has just landed himself an early birthday present. With a core of Simmons, Joel Embidd , Tobias Harris ...


Novak Djokovic says self-belief was the key to his Wimbledon title

When the crowd is chanting "Roger" I hear "Novak". "Unfortunately one player has to lose and we both had our chances". Novak Djokovic of Serbia shakes han...


Hamilton takes 6th British GP win in Silverstone classic

In that race Red Bull Racing's Max Verstappen avoided a penalty for a late overtake on the Ferrari driver. "I just couldn't get the right feel". "I'm su...


See the moment Simona Halep took down Serena Williams in Wimbledon final

Seventh seed Simona Halep crushed eight-time victor Serena Williams in straight sets to win the women's singles title of the Wimbledon championships here ...


Wimbledon: Simona Halep thwarts Serena Williams' history bid with stunning triumph

She defeated Giulia Gatto-Monticone in two sets in the first round but had to play to 7 games in the second set to do it. "When I was 10, 12 years old, she sai...


Dangote, Otedola pledge dollar rain for Super Eagles

The North Africans have been impressive in the biennial tournament to reach the last four of the competition for the first time since 2010. "The loss to Mad...


Djokovic vs. Federer Head to Head: Record & Grand Slams Won

The top-seeded Djokovic defeated Federer 7-6 (5), 1-6, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 13-12 (3) to remain unbeaten against the second seed in three Wimbledon final matchup...


Antoinne Griezmann Transfer: Stats Show Likely Impact Of Barcelona’s Raid

A World Cup champion with France past year, Griezmann's task will be to help Barcelona win the Champions League for a sixth time. Griezmann's move to B...


Novak Djokovic advances to Wimbledon final after beating Bautista Agut

BBC pundit Tim Henman says Rafael Nadal did his best to make Roger Federer earn the win. Another was that Federer was able to withstand Nadal's serve, wh...


Wimbledon: Simona Halep tops Serena Williams for second Major title

But it was Halep's day, the Romanian needing just 56 minutes to race to victory, dropping to her knees when Williams' final forehand hit the net. Williams is ...


Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal set to square off in Wimbledon semifinals

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have won 10 of the last 16 Wimbledon titles, and one will again punch their ticket to the finals when they meet on Friday morn...


Wimbledon: Men’s Singles semi-final line up drawn

Djokovic's win-loss record in Grand Slams after winning the first two sets, following his quarterfinal victory. The victor of Friday's Federer-Nadal semifina...


Ole Gunnar Solskjaer gives injury update on Man United's Alexis Sanchez

There also remains the issue of replacing the clinical forward and Solskjaer's options in the market are pretty limited. During a press conference in Perth ...


Frustrated Konta hits out at 'patronising' questioning after Wimbledon exit

I want to make sure the operation I've had lasts for as long as possible. "In the way you're asking your question, you're being quite disrespectful and you're...


Senator introduces USWNT equal pay bill after letter from NCAA coach

Megan Rapinoe drew a lot of criticism for her hard stance that she was "not going to the (expletive) White House" if the U.S. Women's National Team won the 201...


Kawhi Leonard wanted to play with Kyrie Irving

Just one week ago, NBA free agent and 2019 NBA Finals MVP Leonard was facing one of the biggest decisions of his life. Leonard could have easily joined the La...


Liverpool hero on verge of signing a new deal

Liverpool are reportedly holding out for a permanent transfer of the player in this window, with the Scousers also reportedly demanding £12m for Kent's servic...


Serena Williams Fined $10,000 for Repeatedly Smashing Her Racket on Wimbledon Court

In her first two Wimbledon matches, Serena looked her age, struggling to move around the court and struggling against two players ranked outside the top 100...


Stop picking on me, says Konta after Wimbledon exit

Many experts' favourite for the title here this week, the French Open champion and world No1 Ashleigh Barty , had sailed into the final 16 with just 12 games d...


Mets star Pete Alonso wins the Home Run Derby

Alonso was drafted by the Mets in the second round of the 2016 draft. (It should be mentioned that both players in the final round, not just Alonso, had cu...