Rooney falls short but deserves respect
Wayne Rooney is the leading England goal scorer of all time but questions remain over whether he has made the most of his talent, says John Brewin.
Early England exit shows Rooney's class
Gab Marcotti: It can only be positive for Wayne Rooney to have closed the England phase of his career as only now might his brilliance be recognized.
LIVE: Liverpool vs. Hoffenheim
Liverpool are on the cusp of a place in the Champions League group stage as Emre Can scores two early goals to put them 5-2 up on aggregate. Follow the action live with ESPN.
Spurs announce Sanchez signing from Ajax
Tottenham have announced the signing of Ajax defender Davinson Sanchez, subject to a work permit, after completing his medical with the club.
Klopp would welcome back Coutinho with open arms.
Jurgen Klopp insists his relationship with Philippe Coutinho has not been affected by his transfer request.
LIVE: Barcelona up Coutinho bid to £138m
Barcelona are preparing a staggering fourth offer worth £138 million for Philippe Coutinho. As always, Transfer Talk has the latest.
McGregor, Malignaggi get into heated confrontation.
Paulie Malignaggi gets into a shouting match with Conor McGregor and both have to be separated before McGregor walks away.
That time when Mayweather got rocked
Floyd Mayweather is a master boxer and perhaps the greatest defensive fighter of all time, so the question is: Can Conor McGregor hurt him? Shane Mosley did in 2010.
McGregor arrives, media gets too close for one security guard's comfort, and fans go wild!
McGregor win would be huge loss for Vegas sportsbooks.
Westgate Las Vegas' sportsbook manager John Murray explains that while significantly more people have placed bets on Conor McGregor to win, the bigger-money bets have been on Floyd Mayweather.
Sal Paolantonio catches up with Floyd Mayweather after his arrival at T Mobile Arena.
Floyd Mayweather rolls up in style for the Mayweather-McGregor grand arrivals at T-Mobile Arena.
Heroic England win built on defence, willpower
The scoreboard failed to do justice to England's heroic defence -- including Meg Jones' remarkable last-gasp tackle -- or the team's bloody-mindedness as France were beaten in Belfast.
Hunter: England have belief to win WRWC
England captain Sarah Hunter insists her side still have something in the tank to beat New Zealand and win the Women's Rugby World Cup on Saturday.
Woodman takes swipe at WRWC schedule
New Zealand rugby star Portia Woodman believes her male contemporaries would struggle to cope if they were dealt a similar schedule to the Women's World Cup.
'We want to stand up and fight' - Law.
West Indies head coach Stuart Law calls for some perspective after his side's disappointing first Test loss to England
West Indies' heaviest thrashings, and the man who got out so he could eat
Also, has any team lost all 20 wickets on the same day?
'I just desperately want to score runs for England' - Westley.
England batsman Tom Westley reflects on his short run in the team so far ahead of the second Investec Test against the West Indies
Afridi the beautiful freak completes his nonsensical career
Shahid Afridi's maiden T20 century has arrived, more than two decades after his stunning first coming into cricket's big time
Afridi's maiden T20 hundred leads Hampshire rout of Derbyshire
A sensational first Twenty20 century from the swirling bat of Shahid Afridi ended Derbyshire's dream of reaching finals day for the first time on a night of tumbling records at the 3aaa County Ground.
Novel idea: Indian women to take on Belgium Jr men
The two matches will be part of India's tour of Europe next month to prepare for the Asia Cup in Japan later this year.
I asked Rory McIlroy, What's your schedule for the rest of 2017?" He's excited about the end of this year but 2018? Rory is going all in!!
Why Aussie legend has Chinese surfers catching California waves
Members of the fledgling Chinese national surfing team, which was created with the Olympics in mind, are getting their feet wet in Southern California under the guidance of world champion Peter Townend.
Extra Time: Martial vs. Rashford, Barca's pettiness and Messi leaving.
The crew answer your tweets on Man United's young talent, the lawsuit against Neymar and the chances Lionel Messi leaves Barca.
Arsenal a bit of a mess on and off the pitch
Transfer market woes and Arsene Wenger's illogical team selections do nothing to convince there's a cohesive strategy at Arsenal.
Where have all the wingers gone?
Due to adapting formations and tactics, the traditional winger is disappearing in modern football. Just look at the Premier League, for instance.
Becker takes up German coaching role
Six-time Grand Slam champion Boris Becker has been unveiled as Head of Men's Tennis for the German Tennis Federation (DTB) and could work alongside Alexander Zverev for the 2017 US Open -- which starts on August 28.
Konta excited for the US Open.
Great Britain's Johanna Konta believes her preparation for the US Open has gone well and is looking forward to the hard court season.
US Open Q&A with Venus Williams
What's on Venus Williams' mind as she heads to Queens for her 19th(!) appearance at the US Open? A lot, actually. And winning is definitely included.
Maurice's Memories: Belgian Grand Prix.
Maurice Hamilton looks back at the glory days of the iconic Spa-Francorchamps circuit.
Webber: Verstappen 'a bit flaky' this season
Former Red Bull driver Mark Webber has described Max Verstappen as being "a bit flaky" this season, saying he'd like to see him "on the road" a bit more.
Wolff: Dangerous to make assumptions about Belgian GP
Toto Wolff says Mercedes has had enough harsh lessons in 2017 so far to automatically assume it will be the team to beat at the Belgian Grand Prix.
Cavs deal Kyrie to Celtics for Isaiah, Nets pick
The Celtics have acquired Kyrie Irving from the Cavaliers for Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic and Brooklyn's 2018 unprotected first-round pick.
Celtics get championship-tested player with Irving.
Stephen A. Smith explains why Danny Ainge decided to give up a few key assets for Kyrie Irving after being hesitant all offseason.
LeBron takes high road on Twitter after Kyrie Irving trade
Kyrie Irving got his wish and will no longer have to play in the shadow of LeBron James, but James had kind words for his former teammate on his way out of Cleveland.
Owens: Lions showing looks better now
Ken Owens says that the All Blacks' pummelling of Australia has made him appreciate just how well the Lions did to tie a series in New Zealand.
'If you don't take risks you don't know'
Warren Abrahams arrived in England in 2007 without a plan, but has worked his way into the coaching teams at both Harlequins and England Sevens.
Wasps' Daly to miss start of season
Elliot Daly will miss the start of the Aviva Premiership season, with Wasps fearing the British and Irish Lions star risks burnout.
White on Jones: 'He'll be a great 30 for 30 someday.'
Dana White reflects on his torn relationship with Jon Jones and makes a comparison to Conor McGregor, stating that Jones could have had similar opportunities and backings from sponsorships.
Why Ali took Inoki fight in 1976.
Author Josh Gross joins Max Bretos on SportsCenter to talk about the mixed-rules contest between Muhammad Ali and Antonio Inoki and what lead Ali to take the fight.
Ali speech study reveals early Parkinson's signs
Three years before his retirement and six years before his diagnosis, Muhammad Ali's speech patterns showed signs of Parkinson's, a new study finds.
Andre Ward says contract with HBO is up
Andre Ward's television contract with HBO is up, and the boxer says he's still with promoter Roc Nation "100 percent."
Goodell addresses anthem protests.
Roger Goodell says he wants to give the players a platform to promote change, but doesn't want the protests to overlook their good work in the community.
Sources: Beckham could miss opener vs. Dallas
A sprained ankle suffered in Monday night's preseason game could sideline Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. for the season opener against Dallas on Sept. 10, sources told ESPN.
Dak Prescott on regular season: 'I'm ready'
The Cowboys' regular-season opener against the Giants isn't until Sept. 10, but Dak Prescott isn't sure he needs any more preseason work.
Monday Night Raw Recap - Cena arrives, Strowman gets Lesnar and beach balls are everywhere
On a night when John Cena made his Raw entrance, Braun Strowman took care of Brock Lesnar and The Miz offered up an amazing promo, the talk is about beach balls and what fans in Brooklyn were trying to accomplish.
Cowart sends 3-run homer into the seats.
Kaleb Cowart puts a jolt into the ball to pad the Angels' lead on the Rangers.
Gary Sanchez keeps hitting home runs high, far and often
The Yankee has been off the charts recently with 11 homers in his past 23 games. He drove two on Tuesday, including one that traveled 493 (!) feet.
Dodgers' Chris Taylor won't stay anonymous for long
The unsung hero of baseball's resident juggernaut, Chris Taylor is letting his play provide the answers to those wondering when he will regress.
In November 2016, Brazilian underdogs Chapecoense boarded a plane to play in the game of their lives. Instead, their biggest moment turned into a tragedy no one can forget.
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