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Black Ferns Sevens on top in World Series

Black Ferns Sevens on top in World Series

The Fijiana also won the fifth place play-off final defeating US 24-19 this morning. They've won four times since 2012, losing for the first time previous year against their Rio Olympic rivals, Aust...

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All Blacks boss Hansen hits back at 'desperate' Gatland

All Blacks boss Hansen hits back at 'desperate' Gatland

The breakdown battle was always going to be crucial and the All Blacks dominated it. We were on top in those aspects of the game and were leading comfortably until we lost five players, including my...

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Rafael Nadal expresses cautious optimism heading into Wimbledon

Rafael Nadal expresses cautious optimism heading into Wimbledon

Spain's Rafael Nadal made history by winning a record 10th French Open title with victory over Stan Wawrinka in the Paris final. Nadal, the 2008 victor at Queen's, enjoyed another tremendous...

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Andy Murray favourite to win Wimbledon: Tim Henman

Andy Murray favourite to win Wimbledon: Tim Henman

The Brit felt he was returning to his best form after a hard start to 2017 with a run to the French Open semi-finals, but his grass-court campaign began with a surprise defeat and will leave him fac...

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AB De Villiers to decide his cricketing future in August

AB De Villiers to decide his cricketing future in August

They lost to England in a One-Day global series by the same scoreline and exited the ICC Champions Trophy in the first round. England , whose next white-ball series is not until September again...

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Jose Mourinho reps deny €3.3m tax fraud during Real Madrid reign

Jose Mourinho reps deny €3.3m tax fraud during Real Madrid reign

The last time I spoke to Ronaldo was after the Cardiff match and we spoke about next season. Ronaldo's agency, Gestifute, released a statement after the accusations, saying "it is clear that the...

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Germany reach Confed Cup semis amid more replay confusion

Chile will meet Portugal in the first semi-final on Wednesday after grinding a draw against Australia in the last Group B match at Otkrytiye Arena in Moscow Sunday evening. The fleet-footed strike...

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Ricciardo stunned by victory in 'crazy race'

Ricciardo won what will be regarded as a race for the ages following three safety auto periods, one red flag and a series of notable incidents. Vettel, right behind him in second place , drove stra...

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Manchester United's Michael Carrick to approach his career year-by-year

Manchester United's Michael Carrick to approach his career year-by-year

Carrick joined United in 2006 and since then has made over 450 appearances for the club. Speaking to Sky Sports News HQ on Friday about how much longer he plans to continue his professional career...

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Royal Navy Launches First Ever Supercarrier, Largest Ever Warship

Royal Navy Launches First Ever Supercarrier, Largest Ever Warship

The new aircraft carrier is the biggest warship ever built for the Royal Navy. Once free, she will wait for low tide and have her tallest masts and antennae stripped down to pass under the Forth bri...

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McEnroe: Williams would be ranked 'like 700' on men's tour

McEnroe: Williams would be ranked 'like 700' on men's tour

Leading up to the release of his new book "But Seriously," McEnroe went on NPR to discuss the memoir with Lulu Garcia-Navarro. "That doesn't mean I don't think Serena is an incredible player". "...

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ATP Halle: Federer storms over Zverev to lift his 9th Halle title!

ATP Halle: Federer storms over Zverev to lift his 9th Halle title!

Federer has yet to drop a set in Halle where he was playing his 13th consecutive semifinal on Saturday. Playing in his 140th career final, the remarkable 35-year-old, who has won the All England ...

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UFC Fighter Craps Her Pants, She And Other Fighters React

UFC Fighter Craps Her Pants, She And Other Fighters React

Well, at least Justine Kish has a sense of humor about her unfortunate in-cage accident. On one of those takedowns, Kish had an embarrassing moment. Kish fought it, however, and managed to avoid the...

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De Boer hired as manager of Crystal Palace

De Boer hired as manager of Crystal Palace

And with De Boer keen, his twin and fellow pro Ronald de Boer says only "little terms" are left to be sorted , telling talkSPORT: "He is very excited of course". It marks a change in approach for P...

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Axalta Presents the Pocono 400 DraftKings Lineup Tips (FREE Preview) — NASCAR DFS

Axalta Presents the Pocono 400 DraftKings Lineup Tips (FREE Preview) — NASCAR DFS

Driver Kyle Busch rubs his head before practice for Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series Pocono 400 auto race, Friday, June 9, 2017 , in Long Pond, Pa . Welcome To The Jungle: Roush Fenway's Darrell ...

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Portugal end New Zealand's Confederations Cup with 4-0 thumping [GALLERY & HIGHLIGHTS]

Overall though, it was a fair victory. "We started the game really well, and were the stronger of the two teams", said Hudson. Both Portugal and Mexico will know their semifinal opponents tomorr...

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Lukaku can replace Costa - Chelsea legend Frank Lampard

Lukaku can replace Costa - Chelsea legend Frank Lampard

The Spaniard will leave Stamford Bridge with Atletico Madrid a likely destination even though he would only be able to feature for them in January. "He would be very hard to replace, there's no doubt ...

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8 players the Devils could lose to Las Vegas in Expansion Draft

The Golden Knights will also have this three-day window to meet with the pending restricted and unrestricted free agents exposed in the draft, and if they negotiate a deal with one of those players in...

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Sebastian Vettel 'disgraced himself', says furious Lewis Hamilton

Vettel will be faced with a one-race ban if he reaches 12 at the Austrian Grand Prix a week on Sunday. The 27-year-old Australian admitted he could hardly believe he had won and had been giggling...

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Vettel, Hamilton clash as Ricciardo wins in Baku

Racing resumed, for a third time, on lap 19, but only after the incident in which Vettel hit the rear of Hamilton s auto, under braking as the leader tried to avoid the slow-moving safety vehicle....

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Nadal withdraws from Wimbledon tuneup for extra rest

Nadal withdraws from Wimbledon tuneup for extra rest

Andy Murray retained his No. 1 ranking after a semifinal exit in Paris , while Stan Wawrinka stayed at No. 3 after losing to Nadal 6-2, 6-3, 6-1 in Sunday's final. Rafael Nadal will resume his ...

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Lions sweat on Owen Farrell's fitness ahead of Test series

Lions sweat on Owen Farrell's fitness ahead of Test series

And if they do it again, we'll make what we think is the right selection for the Test match. And Gatland knows they need to get their act together fast before the first Test a week on Saturday, or r...

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Ronaldo exit: Perez's interview may keep player in Real Madrid

Ronaldo exit: Perez's interview may keep player in Real Madrid

Ronaldo is now at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation with Portugal, and would not begin his summer break until July 3 if his side reaches the final. The prosecutor recommended a sentence o...

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Flames acquire defenceman Travis Hamonic, picks in trade with Islanders

Flames acquire defenceman Travis Hamonic, picks in trade with Islanders

The long and drawn-out Travis Hamonic Sweepstakes finally ended on Day 2 of the draft with the Calgary Flames dealing a chunk of potential for something very good in the present. "I've said for aw...

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AB de Villiers to quit global cricket in August?

Tom Curran , who took three wickets on debut in Taunton , ensured South Africa's chase was hampered from the very start. AB de Villiers faces an uncertain few months before deciding what direct...

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Kvitova wins Aegon Classic final for 1st title since attack

Kvitova wins Aegon Classic final for 1st title since attack

She had made her return at the French Open earlier this month and reached the second round, but that was mostly to get the fuss out of the way so that she could concentrate on her favourite part of th...

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Madrid insist Ronaldo is going nowhere

He also confirmed that Ronaldo's contract was ring-fenced by a one billion euro release clause. Those assuring words would appear to have registered with the reigning player of the year. Ronaldo's...

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NHL : Knights pick Neal and Fleury, McDavid named MVP

The best deal for Vegas was the one struck with the Florida Panthers , one of the clear losers of the expansion draft . Las Vegas officially has their first professional sports franchise with th...

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Dembele scores winner as 10-man France beats England 3-2

Dembele scores winner as 10-man France beats England 3-2

Southgate said: "From my initial viewing, I thought it was the right call - it looked from where we were a clear penalty and therefore a sending-off". "We've got to maintain the squad environment that...

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Larson and McMurray make it 1-2 for Chip Ganassi at Sonoma

Larson, who won last week at MI, ran a fast lap of 95.295 miles per hour on the 1.99-mile Sonoma Raceway road course. Denny Hamlin came home fourth, followed by Kyle Busch and Dale Earnhard...

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Dana White Reveals Enticing Details Of McGregor vs

McGregor has previously described the match up as "historic", while Mayweather - who will risk flawless, 49 fight unbeaten record - told his fans a few weeks ago "Everybody get your phones out an...

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Federer rolls into semifinals in Halle

Federer , whose first success at Halle came in 2003, has won 92 career titles from 140 finals. The 18-time major champion was in irresistible form and he brought up two break points after a scinti...

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Sixers Trade For First Overall Pick In 2017 NBA Draft

Sixers Trade For First Overall Pick In 2017 NBA Draft

Jo Jo seems pretty pumped about it. The Celtics sent that pick to the Sixers for the No. 3 pick and protected 2018 Los Angeles Lakers first-rounder, which the Sixers possessed. Smith said that t...

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CZECH POINTS: Goaltenders have dominated early stages of previous National Hockey League expansion drafts

CZECH POINTS: Goaltenders have dominated early stages of previous National Hockey League expansion drafts

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. Louis Blues; Cesare Man...

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India crush Windies by 105 runs in one-day international

India crush Windies by 105 runs in one-day international

Earlier, put in to bat, India got off to a solid start as openers Shikhar Dhawan (87) and Ajinkya Rahane (62) forged a 132-run partnership before the latter was sent back to the pavilion by pace...

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