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Mexico coach apologises for touchline rant

Victory means that Mexico need only a draw from their final Group A game against Russian Federation on Saturday to secure a place in the semi-finals. For Russia , anything but a victory will mean an early exit from its home tournament, although advancing was already seen as a hard task in a group with Mexico and Portugal .

Floyd Mayweather confirms Conor McGregor boxing match in Las Vegas in August

The bout will be scheduled for 12 rounds at the junior middleweight limit of 154lbs with 10-ounce gloves and the fight will be televised on pay-per-view on Showtime and will gross tens of millions of dollars. "I stopped doubting Conor McGregor a long time ago". Regardless, White says the SBG Ireland representative is extremely confident in his abilities.

Portugal, Mexico through to semi-final — FIFA Confederations Cup

The Confederations Cup reaches a decisive stage this weekend, as the last group stage matches take place and four teams will qualify for the semi-finals. His sharp headers could have turned a comfortable win into a rout. New Zealand will face Portugal while Mexico take on hosts Russian Federation.

Portugal, Mexico, Russia tussle for semi-final berths

Mexico ended the day as Group A leaders with four points, ahead of Portugal on goal average. New Zealand coach Anthony Hudson felt his side could return home with plenty to build on despite not being able to register a victory.

Ronaldo sets Portugal on way to Confederations Cup semis

Andre Silva and Nani added the other goals in the last 10 minutes. Mexico are top, level with Portugal on four points but ahead by virtue of having scored one more goal, and face Russian Federation, who are just a point behind in third.

Tapwrit Puts It All Together in Belmont Stakes Score

With all hopes of a Triple Crown success extinguished for this year, the final leg of the Belmont Stakes was notable for those horses who were missing, which included Always Dreaming and the Preakness Stakes victor, Cloud Computing .

America's Cup: Japanese to help Defender

Three more races are scheduled for Sunday. Some calming words from Britain's two-time Olympic champion Iain Percy, telling his Artemis crew to "trust their guts", were behind the Swedish challenger's comeback win in the semi-finals of the America's Cup Challenger play-offs.

Di Maria agrees to deal in Spain over tax fraud

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - Cristiano Ronaldo has been summoned to appear before a Spanish judge, and Jose Mourinho could be next. Real Madrid and Man United are not directly involved. Mourinho's agents said he had already dealt with questions raised by tax authorities in 2015, settling issues with his 2011 and 2012 filings and reaching a settlement regarding 2013.

All Blacks sacrificed 'champagne rugby' to beat Lions up front, says Gatland

First and foremost, Galtand will put the onus on his pack this week. Rieko Ioane scored two second-half tries as the world champion All Blacks stamped their authority with a 30-15 victory in the first Test against the British and Irish Lions on Saturday.

Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC) Under Analyst Spotlight

It has underperformed by 2.61% the S&P500. Steinberg Global Asset Management increased its position in shares of Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC ) by 4.2% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Tottenham Hotspur willing to wait for Ross Barkley transfer fee to decrease

Everton boss Ronald Koeman has warned the player he will be sold unless he puts pen to paper, and that seemed to give Tottenham the green light to swoop for the England worldwide. Barkley is in quite the predicament as he has been given an ultimatum numerous times by Everton manager Ronald Koeman . The 23-year-old is blessed with huge potential and Pochettino could certainly be the man to unearth it.

Lions and All Blacks coaches find consensus after 1st test

And I mean down and dirty in the most respectful way. One Test down, two to go. "We've got no excuses about the result because they deserved to win". And a scrum advantage where we missed a first-up tackle. They'll need to find a second attacking gear - and quickly - to turn the three- Test series around next week in Wellington .

Mayweather, McGregor set Las Vegas fight date

Put Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor on a stage together to promote their fight and anything can happen. "When the fight ends up being the disaster that is predicted, afterwards neither of them will need [boxing] any more". McGregor has already applied for a boxing license in Nevada. Mayweather will not be the first boxing champion to take on challenges from opponents steeped in other combat sports.

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

He ran fifth in the first session, and was third in the second session with a top speed of 94.242 miles per hour. "All the time , I mean, you always think of what you could have or should have done", Hamlin said when asked if he thinks of past year.

Ramirez, Leon homer, Red Sox beat Angels 9-4 on Papi's night

David Ortiz has taken his rightful place among the pantheon of Boston Red Sox legends. And on the night when Ortiz's number officially was retired at Fenway Park, members of Puckett's family were there, too. "Those guys, those numbers have a lot of good baseball in it", Ortiz said . David Ortiz's No. 34 will join the others Friday night - 265 days after he walked off the Fenway field for the last time as a player.

5th day of deliberations begins at Cosby's sex assault trial

Prosecutors relied on the testimony of a second accuser, Kelly Johnson , as well as Cosby's own words to make the argument that he is a serial offender. The portion of Constand's seven hours of trial testimony during which she talked about the night she says Cosby drugged and sexually violated her. But the day was not without more questions from the jurors.

Seattle Anti-Sharia Law Protest Turns Violent after Hours of Peaceful Disagreement

Counterdemonstrators, though, outnumbered the protesters by about 2 to 1. Organizers called the " March Against Sharia " rallies to protest what they say is the threat to USA society posed by the set of traditional Muslim practices, which they say includes oppression of women, honor killings, homophobic violence, female genital mutilation and other abuses.

LaVar Ball celebrates after Lonzo Ball selected by Lakers

First, Simmons and Embiid need to be healthy. Back in the days, it was Magic Johnson and Julius Erving, now it's the new crop of players in Joel Embiid , Ben Simmons , and Lonzo Ball . "It's well on its way there". Iwundu is the sixth draft pick developed by Weber in his head coaching career, joining former IL players Deron Williams (2005), Luther Head (2005), James Augustine (2006), Dee Brown (2006) and Meyers Leonard (2012).

State of Origin 2017: Here comes Game 1

You can't count out Queensland - ever. Why Maroons can win: Slater-Thurston-Cronk-Smith. David Klemmer, Aaron Woods and Jake Trbojevic each had more impressive stats than Jackson's 49 minutes, 10 runs, 67 metres gained and 26 tackles.

Dana White Calls McGregor-Mayweather 'Biggest Fight in Combat Sports'

Mayweather retired from the sport in 2015 after an imposing 49-0 record but has reconsidered with speculation he could pocket as much as $ 100 million for the boxing match, while McGregor could stand to earn as much as $75 million. The pair will battle at 154-pounds, in 10-oz. gloves, for a maximum of 12 rounds . On the other hand, McGregor, who had a dream year in 2016 - which saw him win titles in two different UFC divisions, was persistent about settling the revenue issues and getting ...

Lions send message to All Blacks

We're in it constantly". Gatland revealed he has raised the issue with officials and will continue to seek clarification, meeting the referee for the First Test, Jaco Peyper of South Africa, on the eve of Saturday's game. Then we'll go down to Auckland, there's a sea of red there and everything builds up. We've got huge respect for what the Lions are and what they are bringing.

Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor Fight Is Really Happening

Per UFC President Dana White , the fight will be the standard 12 rounds and contested at 154 pounds. "There is not one place I go to with Floyd where he doesn't get asked the question: 'Floyd, are you going to fight Conor McGregor?' All Floyd thinks about is fighting Conor McGregor ".

Fighters on social media react to bombshell announcement of Mayweather vs. McGregor

It will be McGregor's first professional boxing match. Mayweather Promotions will present the all boxing event and will air exclusively on Showtime pay-per-view. McGregor will be the overwhelming underdog, but win or lose the showdown is likely to propel him into the consciousness of many non-fight fans around the world.

Forever Buff Derrick White drafted by the San Antonio Spurs

White averaged 18.1 points, 4.1 rebounds, 4.4 assists and 1.2 steals. One of the oldest players in the draft, Blossomgame will need to prove to the Spurs that his upside is promising and that his shooting can improve as it did his junior season when he shot over 50 percent from the field and 48 percent from 3-point land.

New Zealand vs Portugal

No matter where you are on the planet, you can see what channel the New Zealand vs Portugal match is available on here . Portugal finish as winners of Group A ahead of Mexico on goal difference and face the Group B runners-up in Kazan on Wednesday.

Putin thanks Federation Internationale de Football Association for helping Russia in arranging Confederations Cup

The All Whites are in Group A along with Portugal , Mexico and hosts Russian Federation, who they play in the tournament's curtain raiser on Sunday (AEST). But Wood - and coach Anthony Hudson - maintain their belief that something special is brewing inside the New Zealand camp. After New Zealand lost possession in a unsafe area, Poloz's neat touch released Glushakov, who clipped his finish over Marinovic and off the post before Boxall bundled the ball into his own net as he and ...

Liverpool in talks to sign Mohammed Salah

I'm very happy", the Independent quoted him as saying. While it might be premature to say Salah's club record transfer fee will be broken within a week of him signing given that he hasn't even signed yet, I do think Klopp has big things planned.

Anil Kumble 'bhai' expressed views.we tried to maintain sanctity: Kohli

While the team left for the Caribbean earlier on Tuesday, Kumble did not accompany the team raising doubts over his continuance as the head coach. Kumble was a direct entry into the coach selection process while the others who applied for the post were Virender Sehwag , Tom Moody, Richard Pybus and Lalchand Rajput among others.

Anthony Hudson and New Zealand "incredibly disappointed" following loss to Mexico

Cristiano Ronaldo set aside his legal troubles to score the winning goal for Portugal on Wednesday in a 1-0 victory over hosts Russian Federation in the Confederations Cup . New Zealand's hopes of a first-ever victory in its fourth appearance at the World Cup warm-up tournament were thwarted nine minutes into the second half.

The Lakers Released Footage Of Lonzo Ball's Pre-Draft Workout

Heron, who was a 5-star signee in the class of 2016, made a decision to stay at Auburn this upcoming season after a solid freshman campaign in which he averaged 15.2 points and 6.1 rebounds. Tatum also supplied 7.3 rebounds and is a pretty good free throw shooter as he shot 84% from the line last season. Offensively, Fox is hard to stop as he scored 39 points in a Sweet 16 win by Kentucky over Ball and UCLA to send the Wildcats to the Elite Eight.

Fultz, Embiid fully believe Sixers are a playoff team

Born in Barrie, Ontario, Frost can root for any team he wants growing up and fans should probably give him some slack on these tweets surfacing, but a message to everyone on the night before you're going to get drafted: go through your feed and delete anything that could find its way onto this blog.

Man Utd Boss Jose Mourinho Accused of Tax Fraud

They claim that Mourinho, who took over at United a year ago, failed to declare 3.3 million euros ($3.7m, £2.9m) during his time in the Spanish capital - 1.6 million euros in 2011 and 1.7 million euros in 2012. The last time that I talked with Cristiano was in Cardiff, after the game. Ronaldo supposedly likes those who are loyal to him and wants more dressing room allies in order to extend his Real stay into a ninth year.

Toomey upbeat about Senate health care bill amid protests

But the measure landed in rough seas ahead of a vote that Sen. But Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., indicated he was open to discussion and seemed determined to muscle the measure through his chamber next week. "It's going to be very hard to get me to a yes", he said, noting that conservative Republican senators would likely be reluctant to add spending back to the measure.

Federer defeats Mayer, reaches Halle Open semi-final

Gasquet, a two-time Wimbledon semi-finalist, grabbed the first set against Zverev with a break at 5-4. "Those are always signs for me that things are slowly starting to fall into place nicely". They both served well in set number 2, with no deuces or break points until 4-4, when Roger broke at 15 to take a 5-4 lead, serving for the match in the following game.

Red Wings select forward Michael Rasmussen in first round of NHL Draft

Detroit now has 10 selections for the second day of the 2017 Entry Draft: one in the second round (38th overall), four in the third round (71st, 79th, 83rd and 88th), one in the fourth round (100th) and fifth round (131st), two in the sixth round (162nd and 164th) and one in the seventh round (193rd).