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by | June 23, 2017 | 00:39

Uruguay hosted the first edition of the World Cup in 1930. Postecoglou's response to Broos suggested he knew which side of the debate he fell on. Chile vs Germany Head to Head Record: Total games played 7; Germany won 5 and Chile won 2.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:05

Louis Cardinals . The left fielder also drove in 10 runs and went 5-for-5, including an RBI single in the first inning. The Reds are now three game under.500, but are in third place in the National League Central. Jaime Garcia (2-4) pitched 7 2/3 innings, the third time in four starts that he lasted at least seven innings. On this date in 1997 the Red Wings completed their four-game Stanley Cup sweep of the Flyers.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:09

The future of all-time top scorer Cristiano Ronaldo and fellow forwards Alvaro Morata and James Rodriguez has, however, been thrown into doubt, although Perez said Real has not started conducting their business yet. In the season just ended, he won three trophies in his debut campaign at Manchester United , although he drew criticism after a poor league performance in which United finished sixth in the Premier League.

by | June 15, 2017 | 01:26

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise speaks with Peter Welch before the markup of the the American Health Care Act, the Republican replacement to Obamacare, on Capitol Hill in Washington on March 8, 2017. According to a source, when Democratic members of Congress practicing at a different ballfield miles away heard of the shooting, they immediately stopped and said a prayer together, CBS News senior investigative producer Pat Milton reports.

by | June 13, 2017 | 08:33

Other than the opener Fakhar Zaman , none of Pakistan's middle-order batsman could perform to capitalize on the strong opening stand provided by Zaman. Dickwella's dismissal dented Sri Lanka badly and they struggled to put up a good total on the board. "A see-saw kind of a game", captain Angelo Mathews said.

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:03

Realmuto had three hits and three RBIs. I'm just glad it's not broken. Glasnow had been in the Pirates' rotation all season, but was 2-6 with a 7.45 ERA. The Pirates recalled RHP Dovydas Neverauskas from Triple-A Indianapolis and he pitched one scoreless inning. Marlins: LHP Justin Nicolino (left index finger contusion) is scheduled to make a start for Class A Jupiter on Tuesday.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:48

Ostapenko's mood was as dark as the menacing black clouds circling above and she gesticulated forlornly towards her mother Jelena, who is also her coach, as shot after shot flew long. "I am sorry for the crowd but happy for me". Gabriela Dabrowski, the doubles World No.20, will play her first Slam final alongside Rohan Bopanna in the mixed doubles championship match today.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:48

It's weird how human evolution.goes in reverse in sports. "I don't know. I can't explain". You'd have to be pretty hardheaded to believe this Warriors team would lose to a team from 50 years ago. However, as Draymond Green keeps saying, this team remains as locked in as he's ever seen them . National Basketball Association players are more taller, more athletic and more trigger-happy from 3 than generations before.

by | June 09, 2017 | 04:40

Boxing fans have become nearly conditioned to expect that top fighters will avoid each other, not to mention the recent trend of elite foes refusing to go for broke on the brightest stage (knowing their bank accounts will be handsomely filled regardless).

by | June 09, 2017 | 04:27

During the 2016 season, no matter how bad your team's bullpen was, you could always say, "Hey, at least we're not the Reds ". He has not lost since a home defeat to Boston on April 18. It was the sixth straight game in which the Reds have scored in the first inning, something they last accomplished from August 25-30, 1999. He has 16 doubles and an ML-leading 19 extra-base hits in May.

by | June 09, 2017 | 04:24

Sun staff photos can be ordered by visiting our SmugMug site. Sale will be opposing Chicago for the first time in his eight-year career. After eight relief outings, David Holmberg will make his first start for the White Sox on Memorial Day.

by | June 08, 2017 | 01:25

Pat Riley: You want to go down and shoot the game of threes, try (putting) someone on Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Vegas oddsmakers say they would favor the 2017 Warriors over the 1996 Bulls , though, previously the team most widely considered to be the "best ever".

by | June 08, 2017 | 01:24

Just three days after conceding a total of 319 for three in a 124-run thrashing by arch-rivals and title-holders India at Edgbaston in their first match of this one-day global tournament, Pakistan held South Africa to a score of 219 for eight at the Birmingham ground.

by | June 07, 2017 | 12:03

Skipper Ben Ainslie had to throw in the towel after coming to an abrupt halt in the second leg of the widely-anticipated race against the New Zealand crew, which was postponed due to a lack of wind in Bermuda's Great Sound on Sunday. "It was a disappointing day but you just have to keep chipping away". "I am sure they will recover from that and be out racing tomorrow or the next day".

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:59

The situation started when someone - it's unclear who - told tournament organizers Saturday that a boy was playing on a girls team, said Bill Bianco, attorney for the Southern Sarpy Activities Program, which organized the tournament. Mili Hernandez helped her team get to the Springfield Soccer Club girls tournament this weekend. "They only did it because I look like a boy", Mili told WOWT News.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:59

Buttler at least had the pleasure of sending Trent Boult (1-56) for a sensational six in the 46th over after the wicketkeeper-batsman calmly stepped aside and tipped the ball backward over his shoulder. After Moeen Ali fell to a sharp catch at backward square-leg off Anderson, a third wicket for the addition of 42 in seven overs meant England still could not press the button.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:59

While on one hand Indian government is trying hard to extradite Vijay Mallya from the United Kingdom, he was seen enjoying at the recently held India-Pakistan Champions Trophy match in Birmingham. Virat Kohli , in his first ICC tournament as captain, had nearly the ideal start against Pakistan as India romped home to victory by 124 runs in a rain-truncated match on Sunday.

by | June 04, 2017 | 05:38

The US Open is set to begin on June 15th, the same day that Mickelson's daughter Amanda is making her graduation from Pacific Ridge School in California . This was to be Mickelson's 27th U.S. Open tournament and he was feeling confident with the way his game was shaping up heading into it. Family comes first for Phil Mickelson .

by | June 04, 2017 | 05:33

Singapore Open champion Praneeth, who is ranked 24, will take on Indonesia's Jonatan Christie , who made it into the final with 21-9, 21-18 win over Joo Ven Soong. Even though Suzuki showed some grit towards the end of the game, winning four points in a row, it was never going to be enough as Saina rounded up the first game 21-15.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:44

P.K. Subban was given a two-minute penalty for roughing the Ducks' Nate Thompson. They could hear the cheering fans the instant they stepped off the plane, and Laviolette said he knows Monday night will be insane. Once again, Filip Forsberg , who leads the team with seven goals and overtook Johansen with 14 points, was at the centre of it. Johansen's absence Saturday night was alleviated, though, by timely depth scoring.

by | June 01, 2017 | 00:54

The Cleveland Cavaliers are a heavy underdog heading into the NBA Finals , and that is exactly the way general manager David Griffin wants it. This group almost beat the full-strength Cavs previous year, and adding Kevin Durant tipped the scales in their favor.

by | June 01, 2017 | 00:46

Wenger met Gunners majority shareholder Kroenke and chief executive Ivan Gazidis on Monday to discuss his future before his contract expires next month. "With no one to step in, it will now be a disaster if Arsene goes. You want to challenge your players, but you trust them when you send them onto the field".

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:36

Ten of those draws come at Old Trafford , and Jones concedes that Europa League winners United must now make the most of their chances if they are to close the gap on those above them in the year to come. "I hope that you have the same feeling, and that you are excited and really looking forward to the next season!" The Premier League's top six, also made up of Arsenal , Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City , were far ahead of the rest of the division last term, and all six will be ...

by | May 29, 2017 | 10:27

But, to Girardi, hindsight being 20/20, that was all on display as early as October 1996, before Jeter was officially named Rookie of the Year or had even won the first of his five titles. Then-Yankees manager Buck Showalter is said to have behind the switch. "He might have been the most consistent presence in our game". Back-to-back home runs off Masahiro Tanaka and at that time, Jeter, who will always be a Yankees captain was addressing the media in a press conference room that is ...

by | May 29, 2017 | 10:28

Golden State feels it has a score to settle after what happened previous year, while the Cavs want to topple a franchise built for a sustained run of titles with the addition of Durant. The odds were up to Warriors -330 / Cavs 250 on Thursday afternoon. "Want the Warriors?" he said. James, with three titles, is still chasing Jordan's six.

by | May 28, 2017 | 02:14

England left Chris Woakes out as a precaution for the second Royal London Series one-day worldwide against South Africa , recalling Jake Ball in his place. Stokes received reprieves off his first two deliveries. Quinton de Kock, Hashim Amla , Faf du Plessis and AB de Villiers are all in the top 11 ODI batsman in the world and may well be on form on the south coast.

by | May 28, 2017 | 02:03

Celtic fired back nearly immediately when the ball broke to Stuart Armstrong on the edge of the Aberdeen area and he struck a low shot past Joe Lewis to level the scores. Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers has praised Derek McInnes ahead of the Scottish Cup final with Aberdeen on Saturday. Celtic fans traditionally gather at the club's Parkhead stadium to greet the players after a cup final victory.

by | May 26, 2017 | 13:13

After six spectacular matchups, the Pittsburgh Penguins and Ottawa Senators have come down to the final showdown for the Eastern Conference's representation in the Stanley Cup Final . "We had a tremendous amount of belief in ourselves that we deserved every game that we got to play this late into May". "It is a great opportunity", said Crosby of heading back to the finals.

by | May 25, 2017 | 00:59

Rory McIlroy will sit out the European Tour flagship event next week to make sure a recurring rib injury heals. "Some of the bunkers that were very penal before are now more playable". A lot of top-class players did the same thing, and Sawgrass is the kind of course that tempts you into those sorts of scores and mistakes. The European Tour reported their Chief Executive Keith Pelley said "There is no question that Rory will be missed at the BMW PGA Championship but his healthy is the ...

by | May 24, 2017 | 06:00

As easy at it may be to overlook the obvious, life can be just a messy for a Tour player as it is for anyone else. Billy Horschel let his wife do the talking after his show of emotion during Sunday's PGA Tour victory, his first in three years.