Stories about Sport

Jun 22 2017

Confederations Cup: Ronaldo strikes as Portugal down Russia

It will be surprising to see Salcedo back in the right-back slot after a mediocre performance in the first match but it will be interesting to see if Juan Carlos Osorio ...

Jun 22 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo, Jose Mourinho caught up in Spain tax scandal

Mourinho is the latest Jorge Mendes client to be accused of tax fraud in Spain, following Pepe and the much more high profile case of Cristiano Ronaldo in recent days. ...

Jun 22 2017

Mexico snatches draw with Portugal

Osorio has opted for an attacking 4-3-3 line-up in recent games, with Hernandez, Carlos Vela and Hirving Lozano up front, and could look to deploy the same forward-thinki...

Jun 22 2017

Jose Mourinho accused of €3.3m Spanish tax fraud

The Portugal forward has strenuously denied the allegations and threatened to quit the country. A statement issued by the section for economic crimes of Madrid's provin...

Jun 22 2017

Previewing the 'crapshoot' Belmont Stakes

Pletcher described Tapwrit's run as a "beautiful trip". Tapwrit also became the first horse to win the race from the second post since 1994, according to ESPN . An...

Jun 22 2017

French Open 2017: Women's Final Winner, Score and Twitter Reaction

Much will now be expected of Ostapenko after this breathtaking introduction to the world stage and she will have to deal with increased pressure in future tournaments. ...

Jun 22 2017

Johnson says he was unaware of FBI Russia probe

Johnson did admit that there was a delay between the time it took for the Federal Bureau of Investigation to learn about the cyberattack at the Democratic National Commi...

Jun 22 2017

Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain while at Real Madrid

Mourinho is the latest big name in football have been accused of tax fraud in Spain recently, including Barcelona star Lionel Messi, who was given a 21-month jail term. ...

Jun 22 2017

Mourinho accused of tax fraud during Real Madrid spell

The 54-year-old Mourinho, who coached Madrid from 2010-13, now coaches Manchester United . Gestifute, a Portuguese-based soccer agency which represents Mourinho and R...

Jun 22 2017

76ers get top pick from Celtics

He will be putting on a 76ers jersey, and playing for them. Using that ammunition to bring in George - who averaged a career-high 23.7 points-per-game on 46-percent shoot...

Jun 22 2017

Louisville, Pitino await NCAA discipline in escorts case

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Jun 22 2017

Court calls Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case

The Portugal global was immediately linked with a return to Manchester United , with Paris Saint-Germain the only other side seriously in the frame after Bayern Munic...

Jun 22 2017

Portugal win first game at Confed Cup thanks to Ronaldo's header

The win puts the Selecao one top of Group A ahead of Russian Federation who won their first game against New Zealand . "We took them to the very limit", Hudson said,...

Jun 22 2017

Amnesty International calls for release of Indians arrested for celebrating Pakistan's win

The 15 men, majority youngsters, have now been charged with Section 153 A of the IPC for disturbing communal harmony. Relatives of the arrested men on Wednesday wrote t...

Jun 22 2017

Spanish prosecutors charge Jose Mourinho with tax fraud

The Portuguese-born Mourinho is accused of defrauding Spain of €3.3m (£2.9m; $3.6m) in taxes between 2011 and 2012. All are accused of using a similar system, where...

Jun 22 2017

Germany vs Chile: Match preview and prediction

Meanwhile Germany emerged with a 3-2 win against unfancied Australia . And he, and Germany , are blessed with the concurrent UEFA Euro U-21 Championships in Poland, w...

Jun 22 2017

Putin thanks Federation Internationale de Football Association for trust and cooperation as Confederations Cup kicks off

All eyes will be on Russian Federation who will be looking to start their campaign with a win in their Confederations Cup debut match . World Cup holders Germany and...

Jun 22 2017

Bayern Munich warn clubs against Robert Lewandowski approach

Lewandowski , who has scored 110 goals in three seasons for the German champions, only signed a new four-year contract in December 2016. Nothing has yet been finalise...

Jun 22 2017

Haas gets Wimbledon wild card; Marcus Willis in qualifying

However, he will have to go through qualifying again if he is to try and repeat his run from last summer. Watson has dropped outside the top 100 after a hard 12 months,...

Jun 22 2017

Rolando header secures crucial point against Russian Federation

Last week, Ronaldo was accused by a state prosecutor of four counts of tax fraud totalling 14.7 million euros ($16.5 million). "If I was a big team in world football ...