Black Starlets ignite preparations ahead of Africa U17 Championships

By El-Amisty Nobo As part of their preparations ahead of the Africa U17 Championship, the twinkle-twinkle Black Starlets of Ghana have intensified its training program. The Black Starlets will play Niger in a double-header friendly international match at the Accra Sports...
Isaiah Thomas

Celtics clinch No. 1 seed in East, beat Bucks 112-94

Isaiah Thomas was able to watch from the bench while the Celtics finished off the Milwaukee Bucks in the regular-season finale. The Boston star got a little bit of rest - and the No. 1 seed he wanted, too. ''It's very...
Norman Powell

Cavs rest LeBron, finish collapse with 98-83 loss to Raptors

They staggered to the finish line, falling flat and looking nothing like champions. It's time for the Cavaliers to get up. It's playoff time. LeBron James watched in street clothes as Jonas Valanciunas dropped his first career 3-pointer and the Toronto...
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Michelle Carter is a great shot for London 2017 Gold

The Olympic and world indoor champion is the shot putter to beat at the IAAF World Championships this summer. Michelle Carter is in the form of her life. Last year she took shot put gold in the World Indoor Championships...
Kylian Mbappe

Mbappe scores twice in win; Dembele, Kagawa keep Dortmund alive vs. Monaco

A day after Borussia Dortmund's bus was attacked, resulting in an injury to Marc Bartra and the postponement of the club's Champions League quarterfinal first leg against Monaco, soccer returned to the center stage in Germany at Signal Iduna...
Diego Simeone asking his players to take it cool

Atletico would have preferred a bigger scoreline vs. Leicester City – Simeone

After his team's 1-0 Champions League quarterfinal win at home to Leicester City on Wednesday night, Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone said a lack of cutting edge in attack meant the tie remained evenly balanced ahead of next Tuesday's...
Cristiano Ronaldo on cloud nine after scoring an incredible 100th UEFA club competition's goal

Ronaldo, Real Madrid plunge Bayern Munich into Champions League hole

Real Madrid’s goal-scoring talisman finally returned to form. Meanwhile, Bayern Munich is hoping theirs can return at all. Cristiano Ronaldo broke out of his Champions League scoring slump with a brace and Real Madrid put in a convincing performance in...
Ibrahimovic and co celebrates Manchester United goal

Europa League Preview: Manchester United on Belgium mission

As the prospect of a Champions League place draws tantalisingly close for the eight teams remaining in the Europa League, it's possible that the straightforward goalmouth excitement we've seen throughout the competition is replaced by tension. Certainly, the draw has...
Wayne Rooney

Wayne Rooney not part of Manchester United squad

Wayne Rooney has been left out of Manchester United's squad for the first leg of their Europa League quarter-final against Anderlecht on Thursday. United manager Jose Mourinho says the club captain is not happy with his fitness. Asked about Rooney ahead...
Lukasz

Anderlecht top scorer doubt for Manchester United clash

Anderlecht have suffered a major blow ahead of Thursday's Europa League quarter-final first leg against Manchester United with the news that top scorer Lukasz Teodorczyk will not start the game. The Belgians' coach Rene Weiler revealed in Wednesday's pre-match press...