• Indian, Pakistani troops clash on LoC
Indian, Pakistani troops clash on LoC

While the fire fight was going on, Pakistani posts engaged our posts by heavy firing. On October 28, last year, militants attacked a post and killed an Indian Army soldier and mutilated his body close to the Line of Control ( LoC ) in the Machil sector.

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  • Escaped prisoners look dramatically different in new photos released after capture
Escaped prisoners look dramatically different in new photos released after capture

Rowe and Dubose are accused of killing two guards on a prison transfer bus early Tuesday. The unnamed homeowner and a neighbor then held the two at gunpoint until the Rutherford County Sheriff's Department was called. The escapees tied up the couple with belt, ate some beef stew, grabbed some clothes, boots and jewelry. After calling in other...

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  • Oscar Receives 8 Match Ban for Sparking Mass Brawl
Oscar Receives 8 Match Ban for Sparking Mass Brawl

Li and SIPG defender Fu Huan were sent off in the aftermath of the brawl. "According to the Chinese Football Association disciplinary guidelines, Oscar has been given a ban of eight games in the 2017 Super League and fined 40,000 Yuan".

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  • Red Sox announcer Remy says Tanaka shouldn't get translator
Red Sox announcer Remy says Tanaka shouldn't get translator

New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka , of Japan, right, talks to catcher Gary Sanchez, second from left, pitching coach Larry Rothschild and translator Shingo Horie, left, during the fourth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, June 6, 2017, in New York .

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  • Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accused of tax evasion in Spain
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accused of tax evasion in Spain

He is alleged to have defrauded the Spanish tax authorities in 2011 and 2012, for a total of around €3.3m (£2.91m). Nemanja Matic is interested in linking up with his former boss Jose Mourinho at Manchester United this summer. Our friends at Football Whispers have taken a look at Semedo to see what he would add to Jose Mourinho's side...

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  • McIlroy, Spieth to Headline Day One of Travelers Championship
McIlroy, Spieth to Headline Day One of Travelers Championship

Day, of Australia, has also had to deal with his mother being diagnosed with lung cancer. So who de we expect to get groovy on the dancefloor in CT? Day will be playing the Travelers for the third time. Stenson is also the defending champion in this event having triumphed in Cologne previous year - a victory which provided the springboard f...

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  • Ronaldo summoned to court, Mourinho accused of tax fraud
Ronaldo summoned to court, Mourinho accused of tax fraud

Last week, Cristiano Ronaldo was accused by prosecutors in Spain of defrauding Spanish authorities of $16.4 million in tax between 2011 and 2014. Real Madrid was not immediately available for comment on the allegations against Mourihno or Ronaldo's hearing.

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  • Celtics, 76ers finalize deal to swap top picks
Celtics, 76ers finalize deal to swap top picks

Jackson is a player who will get after it defensively and will use his athleticism on both ends of the floor. "This pick provides us a tremendous opportunity to add another foundational player to our promising core". "There's a lot of excitement and a lot of reason to move forward with a much further idea of what we have". Most expect the S...

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  • NCAA suspends Louisville' Pitino after escort investigation
NCAA suspends Louisville' Pitino after escort investigation

After completing its investigation of Katina Powell's allegations that she and other escorts were hired to have sex parties and strip for Louisville recruits and players, antics the NCAA described as "repugnant", it benched the Cardinals men's basketball coach for five games and imposed several other penalties.

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  • Toronto's Auston Matthews is NHL's top rookie
Toronto's Auston Matthews is NHL's top rookie

To win this year's Calder, Matthews bested Winnipeg's Patrik Laine and Columbus's Zach Werenski. Two more Toronto forwards, Mitch Marner and William Nylander, compiled many third, fourth and fifth place votes to finish fifth and sixth respectively in the Calder race, behind Pittsburgh goalie Matt Murray .

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  • Madrid following Mbappe and Donnarumma but not interested in De Gea - Perez
Madrid following Mbappe and Donnarumma but not interested in De Gea - Perez

The 18-year-old keeper looks to be heading for the exit at the San Siro with only one year left on his existing deal with the Serie A club. The 18-year-old has reportedly told AC Milan he will not be extending his contract which expires next summer and Madrid are thought to be in pole position for his signature.

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  • Cavs, GM Griffin part after 3 straight NBA Finals trips
Cavs, GM Griffin part after 3 straight NBA Finals trips

Former NBA guard Chauncey Billups is reported to be a leading candidate to replace Griffin . James signed a multi-year contract with the team last summer and the deal contains a $35.6 million player option following the 2017-18 season.

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  • Mourinho accused of tax fraud
Mourinho accused of tax fraud

Mourinho signed a three-year deal with Manchester United last summer, which is believed to be worth around £12 million annually ($17.5 million). Paris Saint-Germain player Angel Di Maria has accepted a one-year prison sentence and will pay a total of €2 million in back-taxes and fines for committing tax fraud in Spain, according to media repo...

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  • Canelo Alvarez Throws Shade At Mayweather-McGregor Fight
Canelo Alvarez Throws Shade At Mayweather-McGregor Fight

They claim they weren't paid their portion from the UFC 202 fight against Conor McGregor . Oscar De La Hoya is firing back at Dana White - saying it was "disrespectful" for the UFC boss to book McGregor vs. Meanwhile, UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping has issued an ultimatum to Georges St-Pierre . That, though, doesn't look go...

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  • Mexico come from behind to beat New Zealand 2-1
Mexico come from behind to beat New Zealand 2-1

European champions Portugal claimed a 1-0 victory over hosts Russian Federation as they moved one step closer to reaching the semi-finals of the 2017 Confederations Cup . "I'm going to answer in Portuguese and I tell you that tomorrow we have a very important game". Hosts Russia are in third with three points and New Zealand have none.

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  • Saul Alvarez promises fireworks for Golovkin bout
Saul Alvarez promises fireworks for Golovkin bout

PT / 1:00 p.m. ET. Regardless of some dismissing it as a mismatch, Mayweather-McGregor is expected to do record business for a boxing fight and may eclipse Golovkin-Alvarez in revenue and television viewers. Golovkin-Alvarez has been a long time in the making. While Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya attempted to prevent the fight from...

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  • Fleury leads Vegas Golden Knights' expansion draft choices
Fleury leads Vegas Golden Knights' expansion draft choices

It was expected that the three-time Stanley Cup champion would be selected in the NHL Expansion Draft . Marc-Andre Fleury took the stage at T-Mobile Arena in a brand-new Vegas Golden Knights jersey, and his new fans welcomed him to town with raucous cheers.

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  • Mourinho accused of 3.3mn euro tax fraud in Spain
Mourinho accused of 3.3mn euro tax fraud in Spain

Ronaldo's agent Jorge Mendes says there is a €1bn buy-out clause in his contract. "We released a statement to show him our support". According to Gestifute, Mourinho "paid more than 26 million euros in taxes, at an average rate above 41 per cent and accepted regularisation proposals from the tax authorities in 2015 relating to the years 2011...

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  • Desert ice: NHL awards, expansion draft colliding in Vegas
Desert ice: NHL awards, expansion draft colliding in Vegas

The Golden Knights have a goalie in Marc-Andre Fleury who a week ago helped Pittsburgh win a second straight Stanley Cup and a winger in Jonathan Marchessault who scored 30 goals last season. The Islanders had owned the 15th overall pick in Friday's draft. A team that knew how to make the postseason suddenly didn't have the assets to get the...

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  • Champions Trophy 2021 in doubt, ICC mulls 2 WT20s in 4 years
Champions Trophy 2021 in doubt, ICC mulls 2 WT20s in 4 years

Despite holy month of Ramazan being observed in Pakistan, the crowd continued to cheer for Pakistan and its cricket team. In India, sedition is an offence which may result in the surrender of passports, ineligibility for government jobs, and even life imprisonment.

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  • Djokovic heading to Eastbourne for Wimbledon warmup
Djokovic heading to Eastbourne for Wimbledon warmup

Kerber, who was due to play at the Aegon Classic in Birmingham this week before pulling out with a hamstring injury, needs to find her feet on the grass after a confidence-sapping clay season that saw her win just two matches in four tournaments, up to and including the French Open .

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  • Vegas Golden Knights to reveal expansion draft results at NHL Awards
Vegas Golden Knights to reveal expansion draft results at NHL Awards

Veteran forward James Neal and goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury headlined the expansion draft selections of the Vegas Golden Knights on Wednesday at the NHL Awards. The league's other teams are allowed to "protect" certain key players from selection. Calvin Pickard from Colorado and Jean-Francois Berube from the New York Islanders are only 25, an...

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  • Southampton happy with Liverpool apology
Southampton happy with Liverpool apology

And while he was clearly annoyed at Southampton for grassing up Liverpool , somebody from the Saints must have since had a word because it wasn't long before van Dijk changed his bio back. The Liverpool defence has been a major problem for the club for a number of years now and many feel as though that is a key area that needs strengthening ...

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  • All Blacks great Colin Meads impressed by British and Irish Lions rally
All Blacks great Colin Meads impressed by British and Irish Lions rally

British and Irish Lions assistant coach Andy Farrell is wary of his side being harshly penalised in defence in the Test series against New Zealand . I am sure they will review the games like we will. "A lot of those guys who played against the Crusaders did exceptionally well, and last night's performance against the Maori, we dominated territo...

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  • How to watch Game 4 of the NBA Finals, Warriors vs. Cavaliers
How to watch Game 4 of the NBA Finals, Warriors vs. Cavaliers

The Cleveland Cavaliers continue the 2017 NBA Finals against the Golden State Warriors on Friday. The discouraging fact for the Cavaliers is that the team can't get much more out of its two best players. The same was true with the Boston Celtics acquiring Ray Allen and Kevin Garnett via trades in 2007 to set up their own Big Three, on...

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  • Arsenal need Sanchez and Ozil - Pires urges pair to stay
Arsenal need Sanchez and Ozil - Pires urges pair to stay

The Daily Express reported earlier in June that the Gunners were eyeing a £95million bid for Monaco sensation Kylian Mbappe and that an initial £87million offer had been rejected. He struggled to make an impact in his first years at the club but has recently become one of the most important players in Wenger's setup. 'Of course he is very exp...

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  • Triple-A team moving from Colorado Springs to San Antonio
Triple-A team moving from Colorado Springs to San Antonio

The Padres' current player development contracts - typically negotiated for two-year windows - run through the 2018 season at both San Antonio and El Paso. "I am thrilled to be able to lead the Missions and our fan base into a new era of Professional Baseball in San Antonio ", said Yarbrough. The facilities we have, the kind of ownerships grou...

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  • Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia at Confed Cup
Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia at Confed Cup

The match turned when Porto midfielder Hector Herrera came on for the second half and Mexico's attacks started to flow. "We're completely ready for the tournament", Russia's deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko told Friday's press conference.

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  • FIFA satisfied with attendance at Confed Cup games in Russia
FIFA satisfied with attendance at Confed Cup games in Russia

June 20 ― Federation Internationale de Football Association president Gianni Infantino yesterday strongly defended the use of video assistant referees (VAR) during the first round of group-stage matches at the Confederations Cup in Russia.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case July 31 - court
Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case July 31 - court

The Argentinian worldwide defrauded the Spanish government to a sum of £1.14 million during his four-year spell with Real Madrid between 2010 and 2014. The Portuguese manager owes Spanish tax authorities €3.3-million, a Madrid prosecutor said. In a statement, Ronaldo's management company Gestifute said there had been no attempt to evade taxes...

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