9hRichard Jolly

Jolly: Klopp steering Reds toward glory

Liverpool reached the Europa League final after turning around a first-leg deficit to defeat Villarreal 3-0 at Anfield on Thursday night.

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8hKevin Seifert

American football making worldwide inroads

American football has gone global, and the sport is growing one big dude at a time in some markets. Kevin Seifert explores the game's worldwide reach and what it could mean for the NFL.


Djokovic: Tomic not committed to tennis

World No.1 Novak Djokovic has slammed Bernard Tomic's failure to contest his final point at the Madrid Open, saying the Australian just isn't committed to the sport as required.

1dESPN staff

Keane hopes Van Gaal stays at United

Louis van Gaal deserves to see out the final year of his contract if he can win the FA Cup, ex-Man United midfielder Roy Keane has said.

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19hNate Saunders

Verstappen promotion a no-brainer for Red Bull

Nate Saunders explains why Max Verstappen's early promotion to Red Bull makes sense for team and driver with a 2017 seat already looking like a formality.

Mickelson in contention at Wells Fargo (1:49)
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Raptors do enough right to win in OT

Toronto's stars struggled -- again. But as "ugly" as Game 2 may have been, victory in OT was made possible by Jonas Valanciunas, who came up big to help the Raptors get even with the Heat.

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23hAssociated Press

Clubs infiltrated by Russian mafia - Europol

Portuguese and European police say they have broken up a cell of a Russian mafia group that allegedly laundered money through European football clubs.

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8hGraham Hunter

Hunter: Bale sums up Real success

Gareth Bale did it again to help Real Madrid past Manchester City into the UCL final. The Welshman is a microcosm of the reason the club keep on making it to European finals and, more often than not, win them.

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17hESPN Staff

Ella to help England's attack in Australia

Glen Ella will work with the England squad during their tour of Australia next month, as head coach Eddie Jones attempts to improve his side's attack.

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1hDan Rafael

Alvarez: 'I've never been afraid of anyone'

Should Canelo Alvarez defeat Amir Khan on Saturday, he has a decision to make: fight fearsome unified titleholder Gennady Golovkin or be stripped of the title. What would Canelo do?

Tyson bit Lewis in leg during pre-fight presser (1:25)

New Zealand top T20I rankings for first time

New Zealand have moved to the top of the international Twenty20 rankings for the first time following the ICC's annual update, with England at fifth.



ESPN FC Podcast: Liverpool stage another Europa League comeback. Plus, why La Liga teams thrive in Europe. LISTEN: es.pn/1YbKoWN


Leicester City's title win sparked a tattoo frenzy at Wes Morgan's parlour. Even Jamie Vardy got in on the action. es.pn/1VLMsXJ