Mexico beat New Zealand 2-1

Portugal coach Fernando Santos speaks during a news conference in St.Petersburg, Russia , Friday, June 23, 2017 . "We were certainly not nervous", he said . The hosts first threatened late in the first half when Aleksandr Golovin reached Fedor Smolov with a low cross from the right, only for the Krasnodar star to aim his left-footed effort well wide of the Portugal goal.

FIFA Confederations Cup: Mexico come from behind to beat New Zealand

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has once again opted against answering questions at the obligatory post-match press conference after inspiring Portugal to a 1-0 victory over Russian Federation. A 2-1 group win to Mexico ended on a spiteful note, with nearly all 22 players involved in a scuffle after New Zealand defender Michael Boxall was held back by his shirt and retaliated with a scything tackle.

BCCI Extends Timeline for Fresh Applications for Vacant Coach Job

BCCI Extends Timeline for Fresh Applications for Vacant Coach Job

He's taken a decision to step out. "There is no taking away from him on that aspect and we all respect him", he added. However, Kohli before India's opening encounter at the Champions Trophy against Pakistan, had rejected the reports of him having rift with the head coach , saying they were mere speculations which have been created by the people.

Celtics take scorer Jayson Tatum with No

Tatum, 19, who glanced up at the 17 championship banners and retired numbers at the Celtics facility before speaking, said he was thrilled to move on from Duke. He's a combo guard, but like most second-round picks, shouldn't make an impact this season. Mazzulla had a memorable career in Morgantown, first as a key reserve off the bench and then as the starting point guard as a junior and senior.

Blackhawks get Saad back in trade with Blue Jackets

With the Blackhawks unable to come to terms on an extension for Saad, the team made a trade that sent him to Columbus ahead of the 2015-16 season. The deal comes on the heals of the Blackhawks shipping defenceman Niklas Hjalmarsson to the Arizona Coyotes in exchange for defencemen Connor Murphy and Laurent Dauphin .

Pacers president calls Paul George's remarks 'a total gut punch'

Pacers president calls Paul George's remarks 'a total gut punch'

The Pacers lost leverage in trade discussions after George revealed his intentions to test free agency next summer. Try being the guy who just inherited the top job, who thought his task was building a victor around George for at least one more season, and suddenly found out it was all a facade.