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Author: 0 Confederations Cup: Ronaldo header sinks hosts Russian Federation

With Russia attempting to sit deep and deny Portugal space in midfield, Raphaël Guerreiro found room on the left flank and delivered an inviting cross to the far post , where Ronaldo made the most of defender Fedor Kudriashov's misjudgment to head home.

Author: 0 Kansas' Jackson, Duke's Tatum headline forwards in NBA draft

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Sport Spurs shopping LaMarcus Aldridge for lottery pick
Author: 0 Spurs shopping LaMarcus Aldridge for lottery pick

It looks like the San Antonio Spurs will be going all in to sign All-Star guard Chris Paul in July. Phoenix pushed hard for Aldridge during his free agency two summers ago, but he signed with San Antonio instead. Hill still maintains a residence in San Antonio , and frequently works out at the team's practice site when in town. General manager Rich Cho said Clifford's familiarity with Howard is a major reason the Hornets pulled the trigger on a trade that sent guard Marco ...

Sport NBA Mock Draft 2.0: Full two-round look at potential selections
Author: 0 NBA Mock Draft 2.0: Full two-round look at potential selections

In his first and last season with the Washington Huskies , Fultz proved quickly why he is considered the No. 1 overall prospect in the draft. The 18-year-old Frenchman is one of the youngest players in this draft class and has the skillset to also play either guard spot.

Sport Gunman who shot congressman had no target in mind
Author: 0 Gunman who shot congressman had no target in mind

Some time later, Hodgkinson exited his vehicle, parked in the YMCA parking lot, with an SKS rifle and a holstered 9mm handgun. He rented out a storage unit where he kept more than 200 rounds of ammunition, among other belongings. Hodgkinson was " struggling in all kinds of different ways " and was on prescription medication at the time of the shooting, according to Slater. Hodgkinson acted alone and had no ties to terrorism, Slater said at the news conference.

Author: 0 Ostapenko powers into French Open final

Halep's hopes of reaching a second French Open final were dashed after she lost to Maria Sharapova in 2014. Bacsinszky, the 30th seed, who needed a bandage applied to her right thigh midway through the first set, looked the more likely victor at that point as she sought to celebrate her 28th birthday by surpassing her semi-final run of 2015.

Author: 0 Mourinho accused of tax evasion in Spain

Mourinho, who has won 25 trophies with clubs in Portugal, Italy, Spain and England, managed Real from 2010 and 2013, winning the Spanish league and the Super Cup in 2012 and the Copa del Rey in 2011. " It has affected me how the media treated Cristiano, the presumption of innocence was not respected ", Perez told Onda Cero . The Spanish newspaper also add that the Spanish tax authorities argued internally over whether to bring Ronaldo to court.

Author: 0 'Really rough and violent': Mexico critical of New Zealand after fiery clash

Russian Federation manager Stanislav Cherchesov came to his team's defence after allowing Cristiano Ronaldo to score the only goal in Wednesday's 1-0 Confederations Cup loss to Portugal . Mexico launched a second-half comeback to survive a serious scare against New Zealand . After Leeds United striker Chris Wood gave the All Whites a shock first-half lead, second-half goals by Benfica's Raul Jimenez and Peralta sealed the win.

Author: 0 Real Madrid CF president Perez plays down rumors of Cristiano Ronaldo's exit

The Portuguese worldwide is now in Russian Federation competing for the European champions in the Confederations Cup . While it would be sad to see Cristiano Ronaldo leave Real Madrid , Masters champion Sergio Garcia feels the Spanish and European champions would be fine without their all-time leading goalscorer.

Sport Crisis over? Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly no longer wants to leave
Author: 0 Crisis over? Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly no longer wants to leave

Perez has dismissed speculation that Ronaldo is trying to put pressure on Real so that they will bear some of the burden of an eventual fine for tax evasion as Barcelona did for Lionel Messi . "We have build a legendary team with the best players in the world and the best players in Spain, but also many from the academy", said Perez. Costa Rica goalkeeper Navas was criticised at several points last season for unconvincing displays which cost Real points leading to reports in the ...

Author: 0 Cameroon Coach Angry at Traffic Delays

Loew, having rested all of his World Cup-winning stars, will match his young guns against an experienced Chile team which won both the 2015 and 2016 Copa America titles. "I'll be confident if I get my chance to come in and do my job". The eight competing teams comprise the host nation, Russia , the reigning FIFA World Cup champions Germany , and the six holders of the FIFA confederation championships, namely Australia , Chile , Mexico , New Zealand , Portugal and Cameroon .

Author: 0 Oilers trade forward Jordan Eberle to Islanders for centre Ryan Strome

Eberle's best season came in 2011-12 when he put up 76 points in 78 games for the Oilers breaking the 30 goal mark for the first and only time in the National Hockey League. It didn't take long after the season ended for the rumour mill to include Eberle's name. It's one of the iconic moments in Canadian World Juniors history.

Sport Jose Mourinho denies any wrongdoing in tax probe
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho denies any wrongdoing in tax probe

Mourinho guided Real Madrid to the 2011/12 LaLiga title, returning to manage Chelsea after leaving the Bernabeu in June 2013 before taking over as Manchester United boss last summer. They claim that Mourinho, who took over at United previous year, 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.

Sport Celtics-Sixers trade finalised, Markelle Fultz expected to go No. 1
Author: 0 Celtics-Sixers trade finalised, Markelle Fultz expected to go No. 1

Then come the Phoenix Suns . If the Celtics do keep their pick, they could look to draft either Josh Jackson or Jayson Tatum . "I think they're both terrific players", Ainge said. 1 pick , something they were not able to do for 20 years since the drafting of Allen Iverson. With the acquisition of these two first round picks, the Celtics now potentially own the rights to seven first round selections over the next three years, including picks from Brooklyn (2018), Memphis ...

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo: Portugal shouldn't panic after Mexico draw

So far, Nika has made two predictions and been correct once - she correctly chose Germany to defeat Australia and also selected Portugal to prevail over Mexico (which ultimately ended as a draw). As man of the match , Ronaldo was obliged to attend a formal press conference but failed to appear amid suggestions he was "undergoing treatment".

Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton wins in Canada

Sebastian Vettel had to settle for second on the grid in Montreal after he was unable to match an awesome lap by Lewis Hamilton . Hamilton started from the pole and ended by taking the checkered flag by 19.7 seconds over Mercedes AMG teammate Valttieri Botas.

Author: 0 Spain court calls Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in $16mn tax fraud case

Manchester United manager José Mourinho has denied a claim by Spanish prosecutors that he defrauded €3.3 million (£2.9 million) in tax while manager of Real Madrid . Real Madrid fans are divided over the development with some expressing optimism that their goal machine is going nowhere why some have taken the wait and see position as events unfolds.

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud during Real Madrid stint

Lionel Messi , considered one of the top two players in the world along with Ronaldo, was handed a 21-month prison sentence for tax fraud past year. Manchester United and Paris St Germain have been alerted to Ronaldo's potential availability following the revelations of his disenchantment with his predicament in Spain, but his former club have played down talk of a return to Old Trafford.

Sport Kane Williamson named 12th man as Pakistan dominate Champions Trophy team
Author: 0 Kane Williamson named 12th man as Pakistan dominate Champions Trophy team

And the inspirational leader did not disappoint, appearing on his balcony - with the trophy still firmly clutched - to lead the masses in a chant of " Pakistan Zindabad". "When players like that get going on their day, it becomes really hard to stop them because I think 80 percent of his shots were high-risk - and they were all coming off", said Kohli.

Author: 0 Tapwrit Puts It All Together in Belmont Stakes Score

Neither Always Dreaming nor the 2017 Preakness victor Cloud Computing were in the field for Saturday's Belmont Stakes , the mile-and-a-half race proven to be the toughest Triple Crown event, and one of the most grueling in the sport.

Sport Loew: Experience of facing Chile is priceless for Germany
Author: 0 Loew: Experience of facing Chile is priceless for Germany

On one side of the coin, Rogic's emergence as a proper worldwide player for the Socceroos feels like the most exciting for a while. - Arturo Vidal scored the opening goal of Chile's Confederations Cup campaign and now has three goals in his last four games for his country.

Author: 0 Ronaldo set for July court date in tax fraud case

Meanwhile in another development, " El Confidencial " reported here Tuesday that Ronaldo will testify in front of the tax authorities here July 31. Prosecutors accuse the Portugal global of evading tax via a shell company based in the British Virgin Islands and another in Ireland, known for its low corporate tax rate.

Author: 0 Jeh Johnson testifies on Russian interference in 2016 election

Despite Manfra's opposition to name the states, intelligence agencies have published in the past that Arizona and IL were hacked before the election. "In retrospect, it would be easy for me to say that I should have brought a sleeping bag and camped out in front of the DNC in late summer", he said.

Sport 76ers get No. 1 pick from Celtics
Author: 0 76ers get No. 1 pick from Celtics

A lot of the team's decision depends on who the Lakers go for, specifically regarding Ball. From the Pacers' standpoint, a trade with Boston also makes sense, considering the entire league is aware George is now a rental for the season, which diminishes his value and makes him a logical addition to teams trying to win now and not in the future.

Author: 0 Louisville, Pitino could lose NCAA title over stripper parties

Sponsored Content - Download our Executive Briefing to learn how agency and industry experts are hoping to reduce insider threats. The report noted that Pitino, 64, said his assistant coaches were responsible for monitoring McGee, but the assistants told investigators they had no knowledge of that responsibility.

Author: 0 Madrid insist Ronaldo is going nowhere

The prosecutor said Ronaldo used a shell company in the Virgin Islands to cheat on his taxes. These earnings are said to have come from image rights. The Portuguese has maintained his innocence against these allegations and has been backed by Real Madrid . It released a statement saying: "To this date, neither the Spanish tax authorities, nor the public prosecutor has contacted Jose Mourinho or his advisers".

Sport Ronaldo strikes as Portugal down Russia at Confederations Cup
Author: 0 Ronaldo strikes as Portugal down Russia at Confederations Cup

Cristiano Ronaldo headed an early victor as Portugal beat hosts Russia 1-0 in the Confederations Cup on Wednesday to go top of Group A and spoil Russian goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev's 100th cap. "Let's hope they're not as serious as we believe they are at the moment". Mexico came from behind to beat New Zealand and moved top of the group amid ugly scenes at the Confederations Cup .