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Author: 0 Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

Ronaldo is with Portugal at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation and has not said anything about his future since the " A Bola " story was published. "My future is the national team", he said. I'm sure that Cristiano meets all his tax requirements; it must be a confusion that will be cleared up.

Sports Jordan Spieth birdies 18th to keep Travelers lead
Author: 0 Jordan Spieth birdies 18th to keep Travelers lead

Local favorite Stacy Lewis and Moriya Jutanugarn were tied for second. He squared a lone bogey-5 at 17, camouflaged by five birdies at Nos. Bogeys on the 11th and 12th were cancelled out by back-to-back birdies on 14 and 15, but the World No.3 couldn't keep his momentum going and dropped two more shots on the 16th and 18th to knock him back to level par overall.

Sports Germany reaches Confed Cup semis amid more replay confusion
Author: 0 Germany reaches Confed Cup semis amid more replay confusion

Check out Chile vs Australia playing 11 for today's Confederations Cup match on this page. Cameroon were gifted a way back into the match when Marc-Andre ter Stegen let Aboubakar's header burst through his gloves in what was a poor goal to concede for the Barcelona keeper.

Sports Sevastova sets up Garcia clash in Mallorca
Author: 0 Sevastova sets up Garcia clash in Mallorca

Sevastova had finished runner-up at the Spanish event in 2016, losing to Caroline Garcia , but she avenged that loss against the Frenchwoman in the semi-finals this year. "I'm feeling good on center court, I like the conditions here". "I think I improved a lot since a year ago, I'm returning better, moving quite good and serving better", said Sevastova.

Author: 0 Cameroon coach angry at Confederations Cup traffic delays

Australia keeper Matt Ryan was called into action after a smart one-two between Cameroon captain Benjamin Moukandjo and striker Vincent Aboubakar allowed the former to fire at goal . "He's got great technique, great composure and did well for the penalty". With that in mind, expect both Cameroon and Australia to push forward and get as many shots on goal as possible.

Author: 0 LaVar Ball keeps putting National Basketball Association pressure on son Lonzo

Having finalized the Russell trade, the Lakers then drafted Ball with the No. 2 overall pick and tabbed him as the team's starting point guard and team leader. That is high praise for someone that is yet to play a minute in a Lakers uniform, but Ball is a supremely talented player. "When I get back, we'll have that conversation, and it'll be a great time".

Author: 0 Ricciardo reigns among F1 chaos in Azerbaijan

That honour went to Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo , who made this incredible three-car overtake on the way to his first win of the season. Though he was pipped to the Baku finish line by accomplished drivers like Daniel Ricciardo and Valterri Bottas, Stroll still managed to do something unthinkable.

Sports Marin Cilic makes Queen's final with win over Gilles Muller
Author: 0 Marin Cilic makes Queen's final with win over Gilles Muller

Cilic , the 2012 champion, ended Gilles Muller's seven-match winning run on grass with a 6-3, 5-7, 6-4 victory in the first semifinal. He saved a match point and secured a tight and tense 4-6 7-6 (7-2) 7-6 (10-8) victory on his third championship point to avenge that painful loss.

Sports Lewis Hamilton: I was day-dreaming about 2007 during Canadian Grand Prix
Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton: I was day-dreaming about 2007 during Canadian Grand Prix

It was a wire-to-wire victory for the Brit , who this weekend equalled his idol Ayrton Senna's record of 65 pole positions, which closed the gap on championship leader Vettel - who came home fourth - to 12 points. I was flat out and when you are chasing other cars you lose quite a lot of grip, then you are sliding. Native Montrealer Lance Stroll was ninth - the first-ever points for the 18-year-old rookie.

Author: 0 South Africa fight back to level T20 series with England

South Africa might pick more batsmen than usual in the squad because of the increasing likelihood that captain Faf du Plessis will miss the first test at Lord's‚ and because AB de Villiers has chosen not to play in the series. Domingo succeeded Gary Kirsten as South Africa coach in May 2013 and his time in charge has coincided with the retirements if such leading players as long-serving captain Graeme Smith and star all-rounder Jacques Kallis.

Sports Second North Korean soldier defects to South Korea in a month
Author: 0 Second North Korean soldier defects to South Korea in a month

Trump blasted the "brutal regime" of North Korea and described the young man's death as a "total disgrace". "By relentlessly bringing in a number of strategic nuclear assets to the Korean peninsula , the U.S.is gravely threatening the peace and safety and driving the situation to the brink of nuclear war", North Korean officials said in a statement in April.

Author: 0 Skipper Mithali Raj shatters world record

And now she has gone and notched up her seventh consecutive half century, a new world record in women's cricket. But the tone was set by Smriti early on. With the scoreboard reading 222/2 in 42.3 overs, Raj and Harmanpreet Kaur (24 not out) played sensibly and added 59 runs to post a challenging total.

Author: 0 Rory Best to captain Lions against Hurricanes on Tuesday

I guess the more relaxed you can be, the better. The most respectful way would have been to not mention it at all. If George can come out on top then that will push him up the selection pecking order. The Hurricanes already had Nehe Milner-Skudder and Cory Jane in their ranks. The Lions are in for another fearsomely tough match. "It's something we need to honour, the Lions ; Lions tours are important".

Sports Pelicans add Frank Jackson in draft
Author: 0 Pelicans add Frank Jackson in draft

He averaged 10.9 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.7 assists while helping the Blue Devils to a 28-9 record and a fifth-place finish in the Atlantic Coast Conference. New Orleans traded its first-round pick — 10th overall — to Sacramento in February as part of a trade to acquire center DeMarcus Cousins . With the Pelicans wanting the services of Jackson, it made sense for them to strike a deal, as they still received a second rounder in exchange plus cash, which will be valuable to them heading ...

Sports US lawmakers urge Trump to press Modi on trade, investment
Author: 0 US lawmakers urge Trump to press Modi on trade, investment

On Sunday, PM Modi will meet CEOs of top United States companies and senior representatives from the business community. Meanwhile, Modi will be the first foreign dignitary invited for a dinner on Monday to the White House under the Trump administration .

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo closes in on Puskas' record

On Wednesday, Messi's Argentina teammate Angel Di Maria agreed to a deal with Spain's state prosecutor in which the former Real Madrid forward admitted to two counts of tax fraud of nearly 1.3 million euros ($1.4 million) in exchange for a lighter sentence.

Sports Lopez Wins 'Biggest Career Title' At Queen's
Author: 0 Lopez Wins 'Biggest Career Title' At Queen's

Lopez , 35, led by a set at that stage and went on to gain some measure of revenge for his heartbreaking defeat by Dimitrov in the 2014 final by seeing out a three-set win. "There is no better preparation going into Wimbledon", Lopez said. "You can imagine how important it is for me to be in the final of Queen's at this stage of my career".

Author: 0 Team USA get swagger back in America's Cup

How it happened: look back at RNZ's live coverage on today's racing here. He said the economic benefits these superyachts brought rippled throughout the country, and while Auckland would be an obvious host, it would not have the capacity to meet demand.

Author: 0 Golden Knights set their own trade deadline

On Monday, that meant establishing a deadline for teams looking to make a deal around which player they'll lose in the expansion draft. Even with the players they're getting, the Golden Knights are overpaying for the privilege of playing in the National Hockey League, but at least they'll have some actual assets to show for in return.

Sports On Day 5, Cosby jury asks for definition of reasonable doubt
Author: 0 On Day 5, Cosby jury asks for definition of reasonable doubt

The jury began deliberations Monday evening and told the judge Thursday it could not reach a decision, but the judge ordered jurors to try again. Prosecutors have suggested he might have given her Quaaludes . The 79-year-old pioneering black actor could face spending the rest of his life in prison if convicted on three counts of aggravated indecent assault against 44-year-old Andrea Constand at his Philadelphia mansion in January 2004.

Sports Jose Mourinho 'Convinces' £79 Million Target Into Old Trafford Move
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho 'Convinces' £79 Million Target Into Old Trafford Move

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is looking to strengthen his front line with uncertainty continuing about the future of injured striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic , with Morata being his prime target. In two seasons with Juventus , Morata won two Serie A titles, two Coppa Italia titles. "All that remains now is for the directors of the English team to negotiate a transfer fee with their Spanish counterparts".

Sports Sergio Aguero agent rubbishes PSG link for Man City star
Author: 0 Sergio Aguero agent rubbishes PSG link for Man City star

Aguero scored 30 times in all competitions for Man City last season, but the 29-year-old's future at the club was thrown into question following the arrival of Gabriel Jesus in January, with the Brazilian displacing the experienced forward in the team.

Sports GOP senators now oppose health bill, enough to sink it
Author: 0 GOP senators now oppose health bill, enough to sink it

Heller said he thought the bill would harm the elderly, the disabled and people battling substance abuse, adding that he is "not confident" it will lower costs for consumers. The bill also repeals the tax mechanism that funded the Affordable Care Act's benefits, resulting in hundreds of billions of dollars in tax cuts for the wealthy and health care industry.

Sports Jose Mourinho Desires to Sign Alvaro Morata Instead of Cristiano Ronaldo
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho Desires to Sign Alvaro Morata Instead of Cristiano Ronaldo

Ronaldo is reportedly ready to quit Madrid after allegations that he owes £12.9 million in unpaid taxes. "I believe everyone must comply with their tax obligations and I know that Cristiano always does things the right way". Ronaldo, who is in Russian Federation at the Confederations Cup playing for Portugal , has played in Spain for Real Madrid since 2009. Compatriot Luis Campos is Lille's sporting director, having previously been behind much of the success in the transfer ...

Author: 0 Markelle Fultz calls selection by Sixers 'unreal'

The Bulls also held the 38th pick in the second round. It matches the third-highest rated NBA Draft on ESPN . Although it hurts to see a star like Jimmy Butler go, I can't say I'm not interested to see how this rebuild goes for Chicago.

Sports These old men are back! Borg tips Federer, Nadal for Wimbledon
Author: 0 These old men are back! Borg tips Federer, Nadal for Wimbledon

However, per data from Tennis Abstract , Nadal has succeeded to the extent that despite being first in matches, wins and titles, he has played fewer total points than both Thiem and David Goffin. I'm very happy for everything. This year, Nadal dropped only 35 games en route his 10th Roland Garros title, improving from his dominating efforts in 2008 (41) and 2012 (53).

Author: 0 Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan GP; Vettel leads overall

Daniel Ricciardo ( Red Bull ) - 92 5. Ferrari star Vettel was handed a 10-second stop-go penalty for "dangerous driving" after he deliberately drove into Hamilton's Mercedes while both were following the safety auto. Williams driver Felipe Massa misjudged the hard approach into Turn 8 and Carlos Sainz Jr. overshot the entry into Turn 2, which happened to several drivers.

Sports Chile 1-1 Australia: South Americans progress
Author: 0 Chile 1-1 Australia: South Americans progress

The Cameroon player left the field in the 64th minute around three minutes after the tackle on Can, who was treated for his injured right leg. Broos said this after his team missed several chances to draw 1-1 against Australia at the ongoing FIFA Confederations Cup .

Author: 0 Lopez saves match point, beats Cilic in Queen's final

Swede Bjorkman, a fine exponent of grasscourt tennis, has even encouraged Cilic to play more doubles to make him more confident at the net, and that paid dividends at Queen's where Cilic and Marcin Matkowski reached the doubles final. It was Muller who cracked first as Cilic broke for a 4-2 lead that sealed the first set. "You can imagine how important it is for me to be in the finals of Queen's at this stage of my career".

Sports Kvitova sends Wimbledon warning with Birmingham title
Author: 0 Kvitova sends Wimbledon warning with Birmingham title

The two-time Wimbledon victor was stabbed in the Czech Republic in December and could have lost her career, escaping instead with hand injuries. I wanted to play my best, which I showed today and I hope I can keep doing it'. Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova in action against Czech Republic's Lucie Safarova during their semifinal match at the Birmingham Classic tennis tournament at Edgbaston Priory, Birmingham, England.

Author: 0 Jayson Tatum picked third by the Boston Celtics in NBA Draft

The Celtics need multiple great players, not just a depth of good ones. The Boston Celtics selected Duke 's Jayson Tatum with the No. 3 overall pick in Thursday's NBA Draft , but things could have played out differently if not for a last-minute cancellation from Kansas' Josh Jackson .

Author: 0 Furious Vettel drives into Hamilton during chaotic Azerbaijan GP

Vettel , however, deflected criticism onto Hamilton, who he believed was at fault for the first incident and also deserved a penalty. Hamilton appears to brake causing the German's Ferrari to bash into the back of him. "I have no doubt he brake-checked me", Vettel said. As teams waited for the race to resume behind the safety auto, Ferrari and Force India were both able to complete rapid repairs on Raikkonen and Perez's cars to get them back into the race, albeit two laps down on the ...

Author: 0 Daniel Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan GP; Canada's Lance Stroll finishes third

Would you have predicted Red Bull-Renault's Daniel Ricciardo becoming the fourth different victor of this exciting F1 season? Yeah, the race was that unpredictable. Force India's Sergio Perez jumped up to third, with Red Bull's Max Verstappen fourth ahead of Raikkonen. An irate Vettel then accelerated alongside Hamilton and appeared to deliberately swerve back into him.

Sports New Zealand wins 5th straight vs Oracle in America's Cup
Author: 0 New Zealand wins 5th straight vs Oracle in America's Cup

But Team USA have made mistakes, which Spithill acknowledged. "Four years ago it was a miracle", said Franck Cammas, skipper of vanquished challenger Groupama Team France. "We're just excited about the battle ahead", Burling said. Burling has won Olympic gold and silver medals, along with Team New Zealand crewman Blair Tuke.

Sports Gatland praises defence as Lions down Crusaders
Author: 0 Gatland praises defence as Lions down Crusaders

We've got to remember the first Test is not the be-all and end-all. "The goal was the Test matches and to keep improving towards that", he added before poking fun at his critics: "I hope we didn't disappoint too many people with this result".

Author: 0 Kumble's decision to resign at last moment a personal choice: Ganguly

Kumble resigned as Team India head coach after being informed by the Board of Control for India ( BCCI ) that Virat Kohli had expressed reservations about his style of functioning. "I can't see Anil doing much wrong in one year". Opening up for the first time, Virat Kohli on Thursday said that he will never reveal dressing-room details, in an apparent reference to the now retired coach Anil Kumble's statement that their partnership had become "untenable".

Author: 0 Two Winterhawks picked in first round of National Hockey League draft

Jokiharju was the WHL's leading rookie defensive scorer with 48 points last season. He played on the U.S. Under-18 team this past season, netting 18 goals and 38 assists in 63 games. "I thought they were going to be selected in the draft". General Manager Stan Bowman went into the NHL Draft looking to add young, athletic players on his blue line, and he killed two birds with one stone as he also addressed another glaring need: right-handed defensemen.

Sports Real Madrid Reject Jose Mourinho Contract Allegations
Author: 0 Real Madrid Reject Jose Mourinho Contract Allegations

Ronaldo's agency, Gestifute' released a statement last week regarding the allegations, saying "it is clear that the football player did not try to evade taxes ". Ronaldo has hired law firm Baker McKenzie. In Spain, sentences of under two-years are often suspended if the convicted person has no previous criminal record.

Author: 0 Philadelphia 76ers: 5 reasons Markelle Fultz was the right pick

Even though the Celtics didn't make a trade, Boston still has potential trade chips if they wanted to. Golden State Warriors: They got Jordan Bell at No. Fultz is only 19 years old and averaged 23 points and almost 6 rebounds and assists in his lone season at Washington. In his lone season as a Wildcat, Markkanen averaged 15.6 point per game and grabbed about seven rebounds a night.

Author: 0 South Africa pull off last-ball heist to square series

Eoin Morgan's men had to chase down South Africa's 174 for eight after Surrey seamer Tom Curran had become the fifth England player to take three wickets on his worldwide T20 debut. "It was probably a 50-50 call". Bairstow hit eight boundaries and a six, pulled over square leg off Morkel, in his 47 from 37 balls and Roy continued his merry way, hitting spinner Tabraiz Shamshi for six into the Sir Ian Botham stand to bring up his fifty.

Author: 0 Las Vegas does not expect Lonzo Ball to lead Lakers to playoffs

WWE would give him the platform to say what he wants, and the move would draw additional media attention to the company as it heads into the Great Balls of Fire pay-per-view on July 9. They've brought in an experienced big man in Brooke Lopez, and seem to be clearing the salary space to bring in one or two established stars after this season.

Sports Tim Tebow receives promotion within Mets organization
Author: 0 Tim Tebow receives promotion within Mets organization

Former Heisman Trophy victor Tim Tebow was schedule to make his second appearance in Lexington this week when the Columbia Fireflies visit the Lexington Legends for a three-game series. According to Teddy Kulmala of The State newspaper, the former National Football League quarterback has been promoted a level in the Mets organization.

Sports 76ers formally introduce Markelle Fultz to Philly
Author: 0 76ers formally introduce Markelle Fultz to Philly

The 6-foot-4 Fultz averaged 23.2 points, 5.9 assists and 5.7 rebounds for the Huskies. He walked across the stage Thursday night at Barclays Center wearing red sneakers made of basketballs. "Definitely was, and now I'm just focused on playing", Lonzo Ball said. The Philadelphia 76ers draft night went much differently than anyone would have guessed a month ago.

Author: 0 Manchester United's bid for Real Madrid forward Alvaro Morata rejected

Over the next four years, he played a total of 52 games across all competitions and scored 11 goals , notably winning the Champions League in 2014. I have not yet met the leaders of Real Madrid . Real triggered the buyback clause in 2016 and Morata was back in Madrid. It is understood Morata has agreed in principle to the terms that will be offered to him at United and the transfer is now in the hands of the two clubs.

Sports Ostapenko believes 'anything is possible' after French Open win
Author: 0 Ostapenko believes 'anything is possible' after French Open win

You'd have to think that Ostapenko , at just 20 years old, has a future that will have more trophies coming her way. The last player, male or female, to win their first career title at a major was Gustavo Kuerten in 1997 - incredibly on the Ostapenko was born, so perhaps it was just fate.

Sports Hamilton Pips Bottas To Take 66th Pole In Azerbaijan
Author: 0 Hamilton Pips Bottas To Take 66th Pole In Azerbaijan

The damage was not big enough for major damage but incenced Vettel , who then drove alongside Hamilton , waved his right arm and drove into the side of the No.44 auto. Data from Hamilton's vehicle showed he was on the brakes ahead of the corner and just as he exited, while Vettel got on the throttle as he exited the corner.

Sports Azerbaijan GP: Lewis Hamilton Grabs Pole Ahead Of Teammate Valtteri Bottas
Author: 0 Azerbaijan GP: Lewis Hamilton Grabs Pole Ahead Of Teammate Valtteri Bottas

Even when we got the red flag, I came on the radio and just was like "man this is fun, this is a good race". "It's already an incredible thing to have matched (Senna)". " It was looking good before the late red flag, but Lewis produced a great lap and mine just wasn't good enough ". The perennially maligned McLaren Honda had another disastrous session with the team reaching a new nadir, Fernando Alonso was knocked-out in Q1 for the first time this season, qualifying 16th, with ...