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Angel di Maria given hefty fine for Spanish tax fraud

Angel di Maria given hefty fine for Spanish tax fraud

Ronaldo is accused of defrauding Spanish authorities of 14.7 million Euros (12.95 million Pounds) between 2011 and 2014 and will now testify on July 31, reports The Independent . The Portugal worldwide is set to give evidence in his case on 31 July. Perez said: "Cristiano has a contract and he is a Real Madrid player". José Mourinho would join a growing list of football stars being investigated and prosecuted in Spain over accusations of tax evasion, in particular in connection ...


Four-way tie at top of US Open standings after second day

Four-way tie at top of US Open standings after second day

Some of the world's top-ranked players and pre-tournament favorites will miss the cut. Fowler shot a 65 and led all golfers after the first 18 holes at 7 under par. He's played 750-plus events and only won 21 of them, so if he based himself off golf, he wouldn't be very successful. "The start kind of killed me", Dunne said of bogeys at his first two holes.


Ronaldo scores, Portugal eases past New Zealand 4-0

Ronaldo scores, Portugal eases past New Zealand 4-0

For Russia , anything but a victory will mean an early exit from its home tournament, although advancing was already seen as a hard task in a group with Mexico and Portugal . Mexico dominated possession early on but Russian Federation went ahead fortuitously when Samedov beat goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa just inside the far post after Mexico had failed to clear a header and midfielder Aleksandr Erokhin missed the ball as he was trying to shoot.


Kane's late strike denies Scotland victory at Hampden Park

Kane's late strike denies Scotland victory at Hampden Park

England looked to be headed for a hard-fought win, when Lee Griffith's netted not one , but two cracking free-kicks on 87 and 90 minutes. We played a team with four or five at the back. All in all, it was a very decent game, but one man in particular received a lot of stick on social media - and that wasn't just because of his £6 ASOS cap.


Andre Ward finishes Sergey Kovalev in eighth round, retains titles

Andre Ward finishes Sergey Kovalev in eighth round, retains titles

The fight, a scheduled 12-rounder that headlined an HBO pay-per-view telecast in the USA, was a rematch of their November 2016 fight, which Ward won by a controversial decision. On my scorecard, I had Kovalev winning because of the knockdown of Ward in round two, but when everything was done, Ward won by one point on every one of the judge's cards.



Buehrle braces for emotional day as White Sox retire number

The game against Oakland starts at 1:10 p.m., but the ceremony begins at 12:15 p.m. The White Sox went on to sweep the Astros in four games, as the southpaw earned the only championship ring of his career. "Hey, you guys are sure you're not going to need me, right?" Buehrle was the guy always signing autographs for fans prior to games, sliding head first on the soaked tarp during rain delays and tossing baseball superstitions aside by chatting up teammates as he closed in on that ideal ...