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Pakistan's Amir fit for Champions Trophy final

Since Pakistan's crushing defeat against India on June 4, they have recovered well beating South Africa, Sri Lanka and England to reach the final. "What we've produced after that doesn't come as any surprise, because that's how we trained, and that's what we worked at. We're moving forward. And the guys have played exactly as I thought they would play". Read More »

Champions Trophy: Pakistan stun mighty England to reach final

Openers Azhar Ali and Fakhar Zaman hit 76 and 57 respectively, while Babar Azam and Mohammad Hafeez guided Pakistan home inside 38 overs. While England eased to the semis through some wonderful all-round displays, Pakistan had to recover from an opening-game hammering by India and only scraped into the last four with a thrilling defeat of Sri Lanka on Monday . Read More »

McIlroy heading home after erratic round of golf

Casey recovered from a triple-bogey on his fifth hole of the day to add a 71 to his opening 66 and set a clubhouse target of seven under par, which was later matched by Fleetwood and American duo Brooks Koepka and Brian Harman . Benign conditions on Thursday made for a feast of low-scoring, with a record 44 players dipping under par - the most ever in the first round of the US Open . Read More »

Pak skipper's uncle prays for India's win


Both India's cricket and hockey teams have played down the hype around such blockbuster engagements. On the other hand, if Pakistan wins, one will earn around Rs 300. Pakistan then went onto stun hosts England in the semi-finals to sail into their maiden final. India: Virat Kohli (captain), Shikhar Dhawan , Rohit Sharma , Yuvraj Singh, Mahendra Singh Dhoni (wicket-keeper), Kedar Jadhav, Hardik Pandya, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Dinesh ... Read More »

India vs Pakistan final, ICC Champions Trophy 2017


Every one of the youngsters that have come in have come in and made an impact straight away. That's a real confirmer for us. "We had the mantra "we want to get to London ". "Definitely Sunday's game is a big game as this is the first final between us since 2007 and there is never a boring moment in an Indo-Pakistan game, so we want to change that", said Azhar. Read More »

Pakistan must take revenge against India in CT final: Zaheer Abbas

You have to find a way to deal with it. One of the keys to winning big games is each player being able to disregard all the outside distractions and focus on his role in the team. What that tells me is that he has enormous confidence in his side and if India plays any team on skill alone, keeping control of its emotions, then he would back his side to beat anyone in the world. Read More »

Golden State Warriors: 5 takeaways from Game 5 vs

And because that was not enough for the Warriors , they absolutely had to woo Kevin Durant in free agency last summer. "It's kind of insane to think about the conversations we had this summer and going into the year about how we can both mesh and do what we do and be the players that we are and (to) see it come to life in this series, it was unbelievable". Read More »

Warriors deny reports that they unanimously declined White House visit

The Warriors won in 2015, but then blew a 3-1 lead in the Finals past year and lost the title to the Cavaliers after posting the best regular-season record in National Basketball Association history. Warriors Coach Steve Kerr has been openly critical of President Donald Trump , especially the President's proposed travel ban to six Muslim-majority nations. Read More »

Inter Milan push PSG to compete with Man Utd for Perisic


Victor Lindelof has underlined his intention to establish himself as Manchester United's top free-kick taker next season. "The 22-year-old Swedish global centre back is a versatile defender and will make his debut on the summer tour of the United States of America in July". Read More »

Will the Warriors give Trump a cold shoulder?


PHOTOS: Celebrities at the Warriros-Cavs 2017 NBA Finals " I am happy for Oakland, happy for the Bay Area. Their run was better than anything Bill Russell or Larry Bird did in Boston, so they should be able to claim a spot on the list of the NBA's best teams ever. Read More »

Jos Buttler's incredible six helps England to Champions Trophy win

Australia thrashed New Zealand by 87 runs to qualify for the semi-finals from Group A in the ICC Champions Trophy here at Sophia Gardens on Tuesday. But Buttler ensured England get past the psychological 300-run mark with a crucial 49-run stand off just 30 balls for the eighth wicket with Liam Plunkett (15). Read More »

Portugal hoping Ronaldo can continue his good form in Russian Federation

Cristiano Ronaldo has responded to claims he has defrauded Spanish tax authorities out of 14.7million euros, claiming "sometimes the best answer is to be quiet". Ronaldo also continued to rewrite the record books in the Champions League as he became the first man to score more than 100 goals in Europe's premier club competition with a hat-trick against Bayern Munich . Read More »

Kevin Durant, Steph Curry both want to remain with Warriors

Usually Durant lets these criticisms from random people on Twitter go unanswered, but dude was in celebration mode on Thursday during Golden State's championship parade, so he made a decision to fire back. But what Donald Trump did was, he reached for a demographic of people who responded to some of the most infantile, non-decent language that you could expect coming from a president candidate. Read More »

Warriors, Cavs looking at fourth finals in a row


No decision has been made yet over whether the NBA Finals champion Golden State Warriors will visit President Donald Trump at the White House , a team statement reads . He drilled a go-ahead 3-pointer with under a minute remaining with James guarding him on the play. How does he not compromise the squad needed to fight past rivals to reach the finals? "I don't believe I've played for a super team". Read More »

Golden State one win from title

Forward Kevin Love went 1-9 from the field, including 1-7 from three, but did have six steals. " Golden state " on the road beat " Cleveland " and was one win away from the most dominant titles in National Basketball Association history. Read More »

India Vs Pakistan, Champions Trophy 2017 Final, Today's Match

Dhawan is the leading run-scorer in the tournament with 317 from four innings at an average of 79.25. "I've played with synthetic hockey balls indoors, but never tried hockey". He did not make much of an impact and did not get a chance to make a mark for himself. Pakistan's run to the final has once again led to many comments about their notorious "unpredictability". Read More »

Team Arrives In Nigeria


The Southern Africans have never won in their 11 competitive games against Nigeria since their 4-0 pounding by the three-time African champions in their United States of America '94 World Cup qualifier in Lagos on October 10, 1992. Baxter said it was imperative for all stakeholders to be on the same page when it comes to national team. "The team is at its best". Apart from being a bogey team for South Africa, an in-form squad, home advantage, longer preparations and several warm-up matches ... Read More »

Theresa May must put Northern Ireland ahead of her DUP deal

However, a deal with the DUP also risks destabilizing Northern Ireland by increasing the influence of pro-British unionists. "Both parties are committed to strengthening the Union, combating terrorism, delivering Brexit and delivering prosperity across the whole country". Read More »

US Open: Steve Stricker makes cut exactly on the line

Johnson was in position to slip in under the cut line Friday but bogeyed three of his final six holes to shoot a 1-over-par 73 and finish at 4-over, missing the cut by three shots. "As good as I got", he told Spieth, smiling as he walked with him down the fairway. McIlroy's performance might not be that surprising given that he's played only six PGA Tour events this year and missed most of the last month with a rib injury. Read More »

Rep. Scalise faces additional surgeries; condition still critical

Mr Scalise , 51, sustained injuries to internal organs, broken bones and severe bleeding after being shot in his left hip on Wednesday morning on a baseball field in a Washington suburb. Rep. Steve Scalise , the third-highest-ranking Republican in the House of Representatives, is still in critical condition after undergoing the latest in a series of surgeries Thursday morning as a result of a gunshot wound to his hip. Read More »

Russian Federation vs. New Zealand 2017 live stream


World Cup holders Germany and Australia complete the group. It will be the first meeting between Russian Federation and New Zealand , the champions of Oceania, in the post-Soviet era. Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday expressed gratitude to Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) for assistance in organizing the country's first FIFA Confederations Cup and assured that Russia was ready to hold the event on the top level, Sputnik reports. Read More »

New York Times files lawsuit seeking Comey's Trump memos

Rosenstein . "It would be fascinating, of course, to see the Comey memos ", said Project on Government Secrecy Director Steven Afterwood. In a tweet posted Friday morning, the president said called the whole investigation a "witch hunt" and indirectly mentioned Rosenstein. Read More »

Ramon Calderon: "Alvaro Morata is not happy at Real Madrid"


Real Madrid are considering freezing negotiations with Manchester United over Alvaro Morata in the wake of speculation surrounding the future of Cristiano Ronaldo . Meanwhile, Mexico forward Raul Jimenez, who plays his club football in Portugal with Benfica, is confident his team-mates can keep Ronaldo quiet at the Kazan Arena. Read More »

US Prez being probed for possible justice obstruction


Comey was investigating former national security adviser Flynn as part of a probe into Russian involvement into the Presidential election past year, and if there was any possible collusion between elements of the Trump campaign and Russia . Read More »