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Author: 0 Portugal, Mexico reach Confed Cup semifinals

Four minutes later, Eliseu was set free down the left by Ricardo Quaresma's clever pass and he pulled the ball back into the middle, where Bernardo Silva turned it into the net, although he suffered a knock on the ankle in the process. Nani drilled in a fourth goal for Portugal during stoppage time. And following the narrow 2-1 win against New Zealand , there was pressure from the Mexican press back home, primarily because of Osorio making eight changes against the side from Oceania ...

Sport Lyon sign Bertrand Traore from Chelsea
Author: 0 Lyon sign Bertrand Traore from Chelsea

Burkina Faso worldwide Traore made his Blues debut in 2015 and went on to make 16 starts in the 2015-16 season under Jose Mourinho , scoring four goals. "I am very happy to be here, to be Lyonnais". After the French forward admitted his desire to leave Lyon , the club and player himself seemed to have agreed on a transfer to Atletico Madrid.

Author: 0 Sebastian Vettel's Formula One flashpoints

The stewards gave Vettel a 10-second stop/go penalty for "potentially dangerous" driving, and Hamilton said his rival " disgraced himself " with his actions. "I don't think that was his intention [to damage Vettel's auto in the first touch] because he's also risking damage to his vehicle, and his race is over.

Sport Charlie Sheen owner of Ruth memorabilia up for auction
Author: 0 Charlie Sheen owner of Ruth memorabilia up for auction

Actor Charlie Sheen (middle) at a Cincinnati Reds game. The news outlet reports that Sheen liked to tell people the story of how the Red Sox sold Ruth to the Yankees for $100,000 and a $300,000 loan after the 1919 season. The items are being sold by Lelands .com auction house. Per ESPN, bidding on the ring has reached over $600,000, making it the highest-priced championship ring of all time.

Sport Liverpool handed transfer boost, but still £20m short of £70m price-tag
Author: 0 Liverpool handed transfer boost, but still £20m short of £70m price-tag

Keita scored eight goals and provided eight assists in 31 games last season and is regarded as one of the best box-to-box midfielders in European football. Money does not appeal to them, but having that bit of history might appeal while also will confirm their reputation as hardline negotiators. Liverpool would subsequently have to surpass the current top transfer - Kevin De Bruyne from Wolfsburg to Manchester City .

Sport Philadelphia 76ers Talking Draft Pick Trade
Author: 0 Philadelphia 76ers Talking Draft Pick Trade

History will say the Boston Celtics passed on the No. 1 overall pick in this year's National Basketball Association draft, not only trading it away but doing so in a deal with one of the team's fiercest rivals. And the architect of that deal, 76ers GM Bryan Colangelo, was certainly feeling himself on Monday. They felt as though their organization had just thrown away the ideal opportunity to draft a stud point guard in Washington's Markelle Fultz .

Author: 0 Rangers activate LHP Cole Hamels to start against Cleveland

The biggest stat of the night, however, was at-bats with runners in scoring position. A decision will be made Tuesday whether he has to go on the disabled list. PHOENIX - Zack Greinke pitched five effective innings after a shaky start, Daniel Descalso had three RBIs and Arizona rolled over Philadelphia. Three Rangers (Shin-Soo Choo, Carlos Gomez and Mike Napoli) collected three strikeouts apiece.

Sport Sixers already looking to extend Joel Embiid
Author: 0 Sixers already looking to extend Joel Embiid

Fultz, the former Washington point guard, averaged 23.2 points, 5.7 rebounds and 5.9 assists in 25 games in his only collegiate season. After graduation, Fultz was named tournament MVP after leading Team USA to the gold medal at the FIBA America's U18 tournament.

Sport Conor McGregor trolls Floyd Mayweather ahead of super-fight in August
Author: 0 Conor McGregor trolls Floyd Mayweather ahead of super-fight in August

Mayweather , 40, has been retired since September 2015, when he bowed out with a defeat of Andre Berto that took his professional record to 49-0. McGregor , a 28-year-old southpaw, is the first UFC fighter to simultaneously hold titles in two different divisions and one of the best MMA fighters in the world.

Author: 0 WWE Rumors: LaVar Ball in Talks of Appearing on RAW

This would allow Ball to give his Big Baller Brand additional exposure via multiple mentions. The conversation continued from there with Ball remarking that he would not be interested in going to SmackDown (which is on Tuesday in San Diego) because he wants to experience the real deal and be on the big show.

Author: 0 Kevin Harvick wins at Sonona for 1st victory of season

But Busch's crew chief at Sonoma Raceway, Ben Beshore, is serving in an interim role for regular crew chief Adam Stevens, who missed Sunday's Toyota/Save Mart 350 as he served the third of a four-race suspension. Only ten races remain before the cutoff and ten drivers already have at least one qualifying win this year (Joey Logano's win at Richmond does not count toward playoff qualification because of post-race inspection problems).

Sport De Villiers to decide his cricketing future in August
Author: 0 De Villiers to decide his cricketing future in August

And he wants his innings to be the start of a "late-blooming" career reminiscent of his Middlesex team-mate, Adam Voges, who didn't play Test cricket for Australia until he was 35 but ended up averaging 61. "It's a moment I will never forget and hopefully I will get more opportunities". Incumbent Russell Domingo's contract is up at the end of the current tour to England and several sources have confirmed he has not reapplied for the post despite the support of the players, including de ...

Sport Petra Kvitova withdraws from Eastbourne due to injury
Author: 0 Petra Kvitova withdraws from Eastbourne due to injury

My dream was to come to Wimbledon and that was much better of course, and I'm happy that I have good preparation for Wimbledon . Despite her tender years, the Aussie boasts a tremendous doubles career record having reached the finals of all the Grand Slams and has also won the Wimbledon Girls title back in 2011.

Author: 0 Tottenham Hotspur: Kane brace not enough for England in Paris

Just minutes into the second half, though, and it was advantage England when Rafael Varane was sent off and Kane converted from the following penalty. Do you ever have any question about anything you wish to ask and get answer? Dembele's mazy dribble, turning defender John Stones inside out, led to the second goal.

Sport Golden Knights Ask Fans for Input on Which Blackhawks Player to Pick
Author: 0 Golden Knights Ask Fans for Input on Which Blackhawks Player to Pick

Most players have been saved under their no movement clause. Vegas has until 10 a.m. Wednesday to choose one player from each of the other 30 teams. The Golden Knights now have until 10:00 am (EST) Wednesday morning to submit their expansion selections to the league's front office. In other words, not only will teams need to pay a price to Vegas to keep their own player, but they will have to meet or exceed the value offered to Vegas from another club at the same time.

Sport MVP Announced Tonight At Inaugural NBA Awards
Author: 0 MVP Announced Tonight At Inaugural NBA Awards

Think of it as the ESPYs, only without being bogged down by all of those other annoying sports. The 2017 NBA Awards Show is a new format different from what fans are accustomed to during the playoffs. Draymond Green is the Defensive Player of the Year , ending Kawhi Leonard's two-year reign. How numerous six major award winners ( MVP , Rookie of the Year , Coach , Sixth Man, Defensive Player of the Year and Most Improved) from the last five seasons can you name in five minutes? ...

Sport Portugal & Mexico sail into Semi Finals of FIFA Confederations Cup
Author: 0 Portugal & Mexico sail into Semi Finals of FIFA Confederations Cup

However, it was not all good news as Bernardo Silva went off injured at halftime, while a needless and reckless challenge from Pepe , with his side 2-0 up, earned the controversial central defender his second yellow card of the tournament, ruling him out of Wednesday's semi-final.

Author: 0 Mercedes take top two podium spots in Canadian Grand Prix

The 18-year-old was among the five drivers eliminated in the first 15-minute qualifying session, finishing 17th at 1:14.209 and will start the race second row from the back. The win comes after a hard weekend for Mercedes at the last race in Monaco, where the team struggled to make the vehicle perform and Hamilton finished seventh after qualifying 14th.

Sport Huskies' Markelle Fultz taken No. 1 overall in NBA Draft by 76ers
Author: 0 Huskies' Markelle Fultz taken No. 1 overall in NBA Draft by 76ers

But the haunting question about the Sixers' overwhelming urge to make him theirs is why, after all that tankage to acquire Simmons, they were still so lacking in their backcourt. He had some seriously impressive performances for the Wildcats, one included an 39 point game against Ball's UCLA Bruins. But if you are patient and would like to hunt to value right now, I got you covered.

Author: 0 Federer outplays Zverev to win ninth Halle crown

I was calm serving out the first and second sets. "I felt good and never let up", said Federer , who dropped just nine points on his serve. Against the 20-year-old Zverev, who lost last year's final to Florian Mayer , Federer raced to a 4-0 lead before wrapping up the first set in 22 minutes.

Sport Lakers GM compares Lonzo Ball to Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers
Author: 0 Lakers GM compares Lonzo Ball to Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers

Lonzo, a Los Angeles native, was selected by the Lakers with the No. 2 overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft on Friday (AEST). The team that picked him was just who he had in mind. 2 overall pick. Less than 24 hours after Ball was drafted by his hometown Lakers, the 19-year-old threw out the ceremonial first pitch at Dodger Stadium.

Sport Tebow being promoted to Mets' affiliate in Florida
Author: 0 Tebow being promoted to Mets' affiliate in Florida

Attendance totals aside, the former Heisman Trophy victor has posted the best offensive numbers, sporting a.220/.336/.648 slash line with three home runs (HRs), 23 runs batted in (RBIs), 69 strikeouts, 23 walks, and seven errors as the left fielder through 63 games with Columbia.

Sport Barcelona Reject Bid for Andre Gomes
Author: 0 Barcelona Reject Bid for Andre Gomes

However, despite a disappointing debut season at Camp Nou the Catalan giants are seemingly not interested in selling the Portuguese worldwide. Understandably, the lack of first team football has led to speculation Turan will look for a move this summer and his agent, Ahmed Bulut, recently admitted the midfielder would be open to leaving if the opportunity arose.