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Khedira saddened by Buffon World Cup exit

Italy were forced to play-off for a spot at the World Cup after they finished second in Group G behind 2010 winners Spain. Sweden's progression to the summ...


Australia beat Honduras to qualify for Russia World Cup

Jedinak stepped up to fire his free kick wide of the wall and into the midriff of substitute defender Henry Figueroa, with the resulting deflection sending the ...


Scotland make official approach for Michael O'Neill

It is now being reported that the Sunderland board waited until Northern Ireland's World Cup qualification campaign was completed before making their move. El...


Serena Williams & Alexis Ohanian set to Wednesday on Thursday in $1m Celebration

The star-studded guest list is rumored to include celebrities, like Beyoncé and Jay-Z , Kris Jenner , and Meghan Markle , who will watch the lovebirds say ...


Kohli frets over opening dilemma against Sri Lanka

Kohli didn't really answer the question of whom he would leave out, but one possible interpretation of his response was that he wanted Dhawan's counter-attackin...


SABC to broadcast RWC host country announcement

France had also hosted the 2007 Rugby World Cup, which seemed too recent to host another. It was based on evaluations by the Rugby World Cup Board that looke...


Potential boost for Newcastle over Luke Shaw as Manchester United identify replacement

However, Jose Mourinho has been informed that he must sell non-essential players before he can buy anyone, and Marouane Fellaini's name is first on the list...


Wenger speaks on life after Arsenal

At 68, it may end up being Wenger who decides when he leaves the club. Arsenal prefer Lyon's Nabil Fakir now, and feel that he offers better value for money. ...


Kyrie Irving Frustrated with Clear Mask Worn in Win vs. Nets

He did so wearing a clear mask to protect his face, which contrasted the black one he wore when he scored 41 points as a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers in ...


Panthers WR Samuel out for the season

Samuel's was enjoying perhaps his best game as a pro prior to sustaining the injury. "I think it's kind of a collective effort". Monday night was a costly w...


Raiders' Carr, 49ers' Staley nominated for NFL's sportsmanship award

The victor of the this year's award will be awarded based on a vote of current National Football League players, and it will eventually be narrowed down to 8 fi...


Papa John's issues Twitter apology for 'divisive' National Football League, anthem remarks

The pizza chain used its Twitter page Tuesday to apologize to anyone who thought talk stemming from the company's quarterly conference call almost two weeks ago...


MSU vs. Duke in Champions Classic

Duke freshman Marvin Bagley III and North Carolina junior Luke Maye were voted Atlantic Coast Conference Basketball Co-Players of the Week following the firs...


Welbeck steps up recovery ahead of Tottenham clash

Many onlookers believe Mauricio Pochettino's side to be superior ahead of the first derby of the season on Saturday but Cech , who will start in goal at the ...


Braxton Beverly cleared to play immediately for NC State

Last week, Beverly retained an attorney, and the school resubmitted the waiver to play this season. After the NCAA ruled Beverly ineligible, NC State filed ...


Torey Lovullo, a former Bruin, wins NL Manager of the Year

Dave Roberts of the Dodgers was second and Colorado's Bud Black was third. Lovullo finished in first place with more than double the points of Los Ange...


Seahawks sign CB Byron Maxwell, place Sherman, Prosise on IR

The Seattle Seahawks were dealt a devastating blow to their secondary in the 22-16 win over the Arizona Cardinals with Pro Bowl cornerback Richard Sherman ...


Denmark claim last European spot at World Cup after thrashing Ireland

The goal put him on a record 11 goals in World Cup qualifying for his country. Next year's tournament in Russian Federation will be Denmark's fifth World Cup ...


Latrelle Lee Expelled by Tennessee State After Video Showed Him Punching Coach

The defensive lineman was expelled from the university after he clocked strength coach TJ Greenstone twice in head during the game. Lee has since been both dism...


Sock Overcomes Cilic to Record First ATP World Tour Finals Win

The world number two saw off a spirited challenge from the much-hyped German 7-6 (8/6), 5-7, 6-1 in front of a boisterous pro-Federer crowd to become the first ...