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Spanish prosecutors accuse Mourinho of 3.3 million euros tax fraud

Prosecutors filed two claims against the Portuguese coach on Tuesday, reportedly on charges of fraud dating from when he was manager of Real Madrid . Angel Di Maria previously played for Manchester United . Ronaldo, 32, has denied the charges and is threatening to leave Spain after running into problems with tax authorities.

NBA Draft 2017 Analysis: Top ten

Markelle Fultz , Lonzo Ball and the future of the National Basketball Association arrived Thursday night. After the Knicks selected promising French guard Ntilikina, who is flying right back to Strausbourg to help his club try to win their league championship, two other global players were taken in the first round.

Andre Ward TKO's Sergey Kovalev in light heavyweight boxing world championship

I am being criticised a lot unjustly. "I have come to accept this is what happened and I am now even more determined to do everything in my power to make sure I do not leave the decision in the hands of the judges". "I couldn't believe it", Kovalev told HBO in the ring . Ward and Kovalev (at least until recently on the latter) probably deserve to be ranked ahead of Stevenson based on their competition of late, but the champ is the champ until someone beats him.

Cristiano Ronaldo confident for Confederations Cup final

Cristiano Ronaldo is confident Portugal can go all the way at the Confederations Cup after his side booked a place in the semi-finals with a comfortable 4-0 win against New Zealand . KAZAN, Russia (AP ) - Host nation Russia fought valiantly but could not avoid early elimination at the Confederations Cup after a 2-1 loss to Mexico on Saturday, a result that secured the Mexicans a place in the semifinals of the World Cup warm-up tournament.

Magic Johnson Praises D'Angelo Russell Then Throws Him Under the Bus

It's exciting times for the LA Lakers . "Look at my face", Johnson said, smiling. We want to start building a successful team and you have to have a great leader and somebody who can make their teammates better and somebody who has incredible basketball IQ.

Anil Kumble quits as India coach after alleged fall-out with Virat Kohli

Kumble was roped in as the head coach of the national team last June on an one-year term, but despite reports of differences with the skipper, the Indian cricket board extended his tenure till the end of West Indies tour. Whether the captain should have the power or audacity to speak against the renewal of the coach's contract because of this, is a question doing the rounds.

Escaped Georgia inmates caught in Tennessee after manhunt

Donnie Russell, 43, and Ricky DuBose , 24, were on the run since early Tuesday morning when they allegedly shot and killed the two corrections officers while being transferred to another facility by transport bus. "We've been running pretty hard for the past three days", Madison County Sheriff's Capt. Jimmy Patton said Friday. Deputies did not fire back, and there were no injures in the gunfire, authorities said at a news conference that included representatives from the TBI, the ...

Ostapenko stuns Halep to win French Open

She is the first unseeded woman to win at Roland Garros since 1933. Ostapenko, ranked only 47th and just two days past her 20th birthday, became one of the most unlikely Grand Slam champions in tennis history. The concluding set was tit-for-tat but it was always Ostapenko striking the eye-catching shots, such as the back-hand half-volley that drew her level at 3-3.

It's going down! Sports world erupts after Mayweather-McGregor fight becomes official

Sports reported earlier today that the betting line for the fight has opened with Mayweather a -1000 favorite and McGregor a +650 underdog. "It's definitely the biggest fight ever in combat sports history, and probably going to be the biggest payday ever", White said in an interview with FOX Sports .

Artemis Racing reaches America's Cup challenger finals

Grinder Luke Parkinson quickly jumped behind the wheel, but the slipup was enough to allow Kiwi skipper Peter Burling to sail off to victory. "The main thing is that we have simplified our racing slightly", Outteridge said. "It's a similar situation with Formula One where they are looking for continuity and looking to try and bring more new teams in, reduce costs, so to have someone with Martin's experience in helping with those negotiations has been fantastic".

It's On! Mayweather vs McGregor £500m Megafight Set for August

UFC president Dana White said the fight will be a standard 12-round boxing fight at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas and will be contested at 154 pounds, with 10-ounce gloves. The former welterweight champion went (49-0) before bowing out, a record he shares with the legendary Rocky Marciano, and will get the chance to make it a ideal 50 when he hits the canvas with McGregor, who will be boxing professionally for the first time ever.

On Day 5, Cosby jury asks for definition of reasonable doubt

The jury in the Norristown, Pa., courthouse also requested that the judge read aloud portions of deposition testimony from the trial involving Cosby's past purchase of Quaaludes to facilitate sex with women. Yesterday afternoon, the jury foreman informed Judge O'Neill for the first time that the jury has been unable to reach a unanimous verdict on the three counts of felony indecent sexual assault against the entertainer.

If Kumble didn't step down, Virat Kohli would have resigned

The legendary leg-spinner, in a strongly worded letter, admitted that although the BCCI had several times attempted to resolve the misunderstandings between him and the captain, it was apparent that the partnership was untenable and therefore, he had made a decision to move on.

Kevin Durant says Warriors 'work extremely well together,' but aren't a superteam

Durant will never buy another drink in this town, that's for sure. Green said James had started the super team concept. There's just one issue - according to Finals MVP Kevin Durant , his team shouldn't be considered "super" because...well...

Tottenham Hotspur: Kane late strike rescues England at Hampden

The Scots sensed the win was there for the taking and when Livermore brought down Chris Martin in a similar position to where the first goal was scored from, Griffiths again stepped forward. It will be a good game, a good test against one of the best in the world. The Spurs striker, top scorer in the Premier League last season with 29 goals, is not so prolific for the Three Lions with only five goals in 17 appearances and is keen for that statistic to improve.

White House Responds to Committee on 'Tapes' By Referring to Trump's Tweets

In fact, Trump says it's "bothersome" that Mueller is friends with terminated Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James Comey. A day after tweeting that he does not have taped conversations between himself and Comey, Trump addressed the scenario he helped raise in the first place.

Los Angeles Lakers traded D'Angelo Russell because they needed a 'leader'

Magic Johnson chose to go a bit further, though, and explain why the moves were made. He says it gives him something to work toward. "I'm going to do what it takes to get the right players in here with the right mindset", Johnson said .

Game on! Conor McGregor Vs Floyd Mayweather Fight Is Confirmed

Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather and mixed martial arts champion Conor McGregor announced Wednesday they would fight on August 26 in Las Vegas . UFC president Dana White . McGregor later avenged a loss to Nate Diaz with great boxing skills, and he smashed then-lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez repeatedly before finishing him in November.

Unseeded Ostapenko tops Halep at French Open for 1st title

Great Britain's Margaret Scriven was the last unseeded player to lift the Suzanne Lenglen Cup in 1933. The last woman to gain her first tour title at a Grand Slam tournament was Barbara Jordan of the United States at the 1979 Australian Open.

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accused of Spanish tax fraud

The statement said that the Spanish government, through tax authorities, "issued a certificate in which it attested that he had regularized his position and was in compliance with all his tax obligations". Those reports were prompted by accusations - which the player denies - that he defrauded Spanish tax authorities out of €14.7million. The Portugal worldwide is set to give evidence in his case on 31 July.

Warriors Second-Round Draft Pick Curses Out LeBron James at Draft Party

Jordan Bell was nearly a member of the Chicago Bulls . "I'm lucky to work with great owners that are aggressive and willing to spend. So I'm fortunate and that's been the case since I got here". Our own Derek Tahara, who got to watch Bell up close at OR, wrote about the kind of momentum-shifting energy that the forward can bring to a team. Looney has experienced a slew of injuries that have severely limited his development.

Firefighting plane crashes in Portugal

There were conflicting reports over whether a water-dropping plane had crashed. He could not explain why Portugal's Air Accident Office said it received a call from the agency notifying it of a plane crash, but said the confusing situation on the ground could have misled people.

Portugal and Mexico Through to Confederations Cup Semi-Finals

New AC Milan signing Andre Silva should lead Portugal's attack in Saint Petersburg, where Portugal will be the heavy favorites. After a third straight defeat, New Zealand coach Anthony Hudson said he was disappointed that his team allowed two late goals as they pushed forward.

Sixteen Freshmen Selected in First Round of NBA Draft

Silver has talked about changing the NBA's limit, saying the current rule that American-born players must be 19 and a year out of high school, but teams seem fine with the current system. Redick or Blake Griffin, the Western Conference powerhouse did well to grab guards Juwan Evans (No. 39) and Sindarius Thornwell (No. 48) after trading into the round twice.

"I hope" Ronaldo returns to Man United

After public support and being comforted by Real Madrid president Florentino Perez , Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly wants to remain with the club, as if he was ever leaving. However, Perez said that he had not spoken to Ronaldo, who is on duty for Portugal at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation, which ends on July 2.

Manchester United's Jose Mourinho accused of €3.3 million tax fraud in Spain

Mourinho, 54, allegedly owes the Spanish tax authorities €3.3 million ($3.7 million). The revelation comes amid news Cristiano Ronaldo , who played under his Portuguese compatriot at Madrid, will testify at his own tax fraud trial in next month.

Ronaldo scores, Portugal eases past New Zealand 4-0

Ronaldo's second goal of the tournament was a penalty that opened the scoring in the 33rd minute. Cristiano Ronaldo brushed aside his off-field problems by scoring the victor as Portugal edged out hosts Russian Federation 1-0 at the Confederations Cup yesterday morning (Singapore time), before Oribe Peralta gave Mexico a 2-1 comeback win over New Zealand .

Pellegrino appointed Southampton manager

Having been without a boss since Sam Allardyce resigned at the end of May, the Eagles are reportedly eager to have a new man in charge by the end of next week as they look to step up their preparations for next season. He said he was "excited and passionate" about the future with Southampton . "His style of play and aspiration matches the philosophy, culture and ambition of the club".

Nobody is indispensable - Figo thinks Real Madrid could cope with Ronaldo exit

Di Maria, who now plays for French club Paris Saint-Germain, will likely not serve any prison time because sentences of less than two years for first-time offenders are usually suspended. Former England and Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand on Thursday said the prospect of Cristiano Ronaldo returning to the Premier League side would be a "fairytale" for fans.

76ers, Lakers get wants, lead 1-and-done parade

Vice president of basketball operations Bryan Colangelo and the rest of the brass felt that Fultz was the flawless fit and made the move to get him. Fultz joins an up-and-coming roster looking to turn the corner as a franchise after going 28-54 in the 2016-17 season. Still, the Indiana Pacers grabbing Anigbogu at No.

Durant trolls Westbrook, Thunder fans by wearing custom cupcake hat

Left Oklahoma City to join Golden State last summer, got a lot of backlash from fans, media and former teammates, had a great season and dominated in the finals to win his first career National Basketball Association championship and Finals MVP.

Australian Open Super Series: Kidambi Srikanth defeats China's Shi

In the first game, after initial close battles, Srikanth raced ahead to make it 15-9. When is Kidambi Srikanth vs Chen Long Super Series final at India Open? Srikanth controlled the forecourt beautifully, making regular forays into the net to throw his opponent off his rhythm.

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.