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June 17, 2018 10:16 PM Mexico fans party so hard after their World Cup win over Germany they cause an EARTHQUAKE

Mexicans celebrating their shock victory over Germany caused a literal earthquake today in the South American capital. Ten minutes before halftime PSV Eindhoven star Hirving Lozano scored the only goal of the match - and Mexican supporters in Moscow went wild. But not as wild as fans at home in Mexico City, whose epic celebrations caused a minor earthquake 6

June 17, 2018 9:46 PM Parity comes to World Cup, where top nations fail to win

Five of the top six nations in the FIFA rankings have played, and none has won. Only two of the top dozen teams have victories. Top-ranked Germany lost to No. 15 Mexico, second-ranked Brazil tied No. 6 Switzerland, No. 4 Portugal drew 10th-ranked Spain, and No. 5 Argentina tied 22nd-ranked Iceland. Germany's Thomas Mueller walks off the pitch at the end of the group 6

June 17, 2018 8:48 PM AP PHOTOS: Heavyweights struggle on World Cup day 4

MOSCOW (AP) - Day 4 at the World Cup began much the way Days 1 and 2 ended: with a gorgeous, swerving goal off a free kick. This time, it was Serbian Aleksandar Kolarov's turn to show some wizardry with the ball, whipping it over a wall of Costa Rican defenders and past goalkeeper Keylor Navas midway through the second half to earn a 1-0 win in Samara 6

June 17, 2018 7:57 PM Panathinaikos beats Olympiakos 84-70 to win Greek league

ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Panathinaikos was crowned Greek league champion for a record 37th time Sunday after beating rival Olympiakos 84-70 in the fifth and deciding game to win the playoff finals 3-2. The game was marred by Panathinaikos fans throwing water and plastic bottles at Olympiakos' bench just as the second half was about to start, causing a 15-minute 5

June 17, 2018 7:33 PM Koepka leads US Open, Aussies well back

Brooks Koepka has jumped out of the gates and taken the early lead in the final round at the US Open as Aaron Baddeley and Marc Leishman signed off on their Shinnecock Hills campaigns. Defending champion Koepka , who won last year's edition by four shots at rookie host Erin Hills, bagged two birdies in his first three holes to claw back to one-over-par 5

June 17, 2018 4:41 PM Kolarov scores from free kick, Serbia beats Costa Rica 1-0

SAMARA, Russia (AP) - With a curling free kick that decided the outcome of the match, Aleksandar Kolarov immediately drew some comparisons to Cristiano Ronaldo. The Serbia captain's left-footed strike proved to be the difference in a 1-0 victory over Costa Rica on Sunday at the World Cup. It came two days after Ronaldo scored a similar goal to give Portugal

June 16, 2018 7:26 PM Nature Valley Open: Johanna Konta reaches Nottingham final

British number one Johanna Konta reached the final of the Nature Valley Open in Nottingham for the second year in a row after a straight-set win over Donna Vekic. Konta beat the defending champion from Croatia 6-2 6-3 in a match delayed for over an hour because of rain. She will face top seed Ashleigh Barty from Australia in Sunday's final. Barty defeated 4

June 15, 2018 10:40 AM Putin welcomes world to an 'open, hospitable and friendly' Russia as his World Cup gets underway

Vladmir Putin welcomed the world to 'an open, hospitable and friendly' Russia before his country's victory over Saudi Arabia tonight. Russia's triumph marked the biggest win in any World Cup opening game. The hosts defeated Saudi Arabia 5-0 — beating the 4-0 scoreline between Brazil and Mexico in 1950. 'Football is truly loved here and it is called love at first

June 9, 2018 8:33 PM Tim Shieff bats away non-supporters after missing out on Ninja Warrior UK title

Ninja Warrior UK contestant Tim Shieff is batting away the haters after he came agonisingly close to winning the title. The free-runner missed out on defeating the obstacle course after he fell in the penultimate challenge of the course – the flying bars. After some viewers tweeted about not wanting the vegan athlete to win, the 30-year-old took to Twitter 12

June 8, 2018 8:14 AM YES! Love Island fans predict Jack and Dani to win as they give romance another shot

Love Island fans were left with a smile on their face on Thursday night after Dani Dyer and Jack Fincham agreed to give their relationship another try. The Essex pair had previously clashed after two new girls entered the villa and Dani had had ‘the chat’ with Jack saying that they should be ‘just friends’. She also encouraged the pen salesman to pursue 10