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Sailing-France eliminated from America's Cup after loss to New Zealand


Semifinals: Emirates Team New Zealand will face Land Rover BAR, and SoftBank Team Japan meets Sweden's Artemis Racing in the round, which begins Sunday. But the Japanese boat ended up trailing Emirates Team New Zealand off the line and around mark one. Team New Zealand took full advantage with two near-faultless performances. Read More »

Morgan vows England will 'stay true' to beliefs


Pakistan , as they had when defeating England in an ODI at Cardiff previous year, received plenty of crowd support. "But I think we all realise that, whether England win or lose, they are playing some very exciting cricket ". England may point to conditions that did not suit them, but the margin of the defeat shows that is no excuse. If he again gets wickets in the final, that will help us. Read More »

Thomas has recond nine-under, Harman grabs US Open lead


With no fewer than 34 players under par, unheard of in a US Open where par has so often been king, Harman will feel like the outlaw pursued by a posse as he chases a breakthrough Major title. Nick Rogness felt as nervous as anyone at the U.S. Open - not because of a golf club in his hand but the diamond ring in his pocket. "I'm going to enjoy my time tonight with my little girl and my wife. Read More »

Ben Ainslie's America's Cup dream ends

He radioed to the race committee that he was withdrawing. BAR were awarded the race win as a result of the incident. "Boat is making its way back to dock to assess damage". "The main emotion is an vast pride in what we have achieved in two years. we started with nothing", Barker told a televised news briefing. Emirates Team New Zealand capsized at the start of an America's Cup challenger semifinal race Tuesday on Bermuda's stormy Great Sound , throwing at least one crewman into the ... Read More »

ICC Champions Trophy final: Pakistan to face arch-rivals India tomorrow

The right-handed Rohit struck a superb unbeaten 123 to propel India to a convincing nine-wicket win. They were content offering a measly 100 to 35 on (a gain of Rs 35 for each bet of Rs 100) for their possible victory. "We've got nothing to lose - the pressure is more on them", the Dawn quoted Azhar as saying. " History can change , and I hope we can (change it)". Read More »

US Open - the story of the third round


Open , the lowest round to par in the 117-year history of the tournament, Justin Thomas was asked what he might say to Johnny Miller when he sees him. World No.9 Rickie Fowler, who held the halfway lead, earned solo fifth with a 68, with Players Championship victor Si Woo Kim a shot back alone in sixth after also carding a 68. Read More »

Warriors Bring the Championship Back to the Bay


The Golden State Warriors twirled T-shirts over their heads and waved to the crowd from atop double-decker buses as blue and yellow confetti rained down on them during a parade Thursday to celebrate the team's latest championship. Durant , Curry and the rest of the team benefited off of their fluid, sometimes nearly care-free system of basketball in which everyone gets a touch and nobody cares who scores and who doesn't. Read More »

EPL: Chelsea host Burnley on opening day


Champions Chelsea will start their 2017/18 Premier League campaign at home to Burnley. But it could prove a tricky opening few weeks for the defending champions too, with Chelsea hosting Everton (26 August), visiting 2015-16 winners Leicester after the worldwide break and then welcoming Arsenal (16 September). Read More »

Fleetwood, Harman trade birdies at 15 at US Open

Hopefully I've got a lot of the bad stuff out of my system yesterday and some parts today. One behind first-round leader Rickie Fowler overnight, Casey birdied the 11th, his second hole, on Friday but looked to have tumbled out of contention when bogeys at 12 and 15 came either side of a dismal eight on the par-five 14th. Read More »

Ireland hooker Rory Best to lead Lions against the Chiefs


Even Sir Ian McGeechan - Gatland's Lions mentor - admitted the policy was "difficult to justify", with the Lions claiming players from England and Ireland had too tiresome travel times to join the tour from Argentina and Japan. Promising breaks undone by no killer instinct proved the story of a frustrating first half for the Lions , who still led 12-10 at the break. As the rain began to whip around in Rotorua, the visitors were beginning to take advantage of deteriorating conditions. Read More »

Preliminary Trials To Begin In Penn State Hazing Death

The Piazza family is also reportedly planning on filing a lawsuit against fraternity members and the university. Selections from the grainy footage start with 19-year-old Tim Piazza joining other pledges going station to station in a drinking "gauntlet" on February 2, and proceed to show him staggering around the frat house, visibly drunk. Read More »

India wary of rejuvenated Pakistan: Kohli

He was calmness personified, exuding an impression that things are under control. Let us hope that we see a game of epic proportions that is remembered for a long, long time. Here is a look at how India vs Pakistan final could go. It is perhaps fitting. Pakistan have won twice while one match ended in a tie. As well as Kohli, their batting line-up boasts the likes of dynamic opening pair of Rohit Sharma , fresh from a hundred against Bangladesh , and Shikhar Dhawan with Yuvraj Singh ... Read More »

Rory McIlroy responds to criticism from Australian golfer Steve Elkington

McIlroy, who has four major titles, wrote: "More like $200-million". However, that didn't stop Elkington passing comment about where McIlroy's head is at and, after noticing it on Twitter, the 28-year-old took things into his own hands. Elkington responded: "New you were a money guy". "That's why jack designed 100's of golf courses...and it's knew...mustn't have taught grammar in the 50's", McIlroy replied. Read More »

Champions Trophy 2017 Final: Mickey Arthur confident India 'aberration' behind Pakistan

And Pakistan , who scraped into the tournament as the eighth-ranked team out of eight, hope to upset the odds one more time by avenging the comprehensive opening defeat by their old rivals that left them on the brink of elimination. "This is a part of being an Indian cricketer, you have to find a way to deal with it". "We finished our preparation today with a good chat just before we came down to the ground". Read More »

An estimated 1.5 million people turned out to celebrate Warriors' NBA title


Now, Brian said he can't afford to attend Warriors games, and sell-outs are common. "It looks like it was easy, but guys like Steph Curry welcoming him and kind of let him shine - it worked out like it should", Myers said. Golden State Warriors ended the series with an impressive 129 - 120 win over their rivals on their home turf as they won their second title in just three years suffering only one loss in the playoffs. Read More »

Golden State Warriors Stephen Curry: 'I wouldn't go' to the White House

Golden State became the first team to score at least 100 points in every game of the playoffs, and Curry was clearly delighted when he joined NBA TV for his postgame chat with a cigar. Several members of the Super Bowl-winning New England Patriots skipped their White House visit back in April. "It's handsome, man. Once in a lifetime, you have to really enjoy it, but this team is built to do it again, so I look forward to them doing it again", rapper Snoop Dogg said . Read More »

Harman leads through 54 holes at US Open

I've never a led US Open , so it will be a very cool experience. "I'm going to be nervous, but it's a good nervous". Of them all, Fleetwood - who bogeyed the last - will feel as if he should at least have finished alongside Harman. Open - not because of a golf club in his hand but the diamond ring in his pocket. As I've gotten older, I've gotten a little farther, but a lot more straighter. Read More »

Thomas roars into US Open lead

I had no idea that 9 under was the best ever in an Open , so that was pretty cool once I saw my card. "Rory thrives on his confidence being up and he gets that from competitive play and performances in competitive situations". Harman liked his own chances. "But with that being said, he did shoot nine under". "That was the best shot I hit all day". "I'm not sure when it's going to sink in". Read More »

National Basketball Association champion Golden State Warriors nix visit to White House

The Golden State Warriors are National Basketball Association champions once again, and with the title comes another victory parade. The Golden State Warriors say they haven't made any decisions about a visit with President Trump . "Somebody asked me about (going to the White House) a couple of months ago, like a hypothetical, if the championship were to happen would I do it and I think I answered "I wouldn't go". Read More »

India Will Definitely Lift The Title, Say BSF Jawans

Well, here they are, in the decider of the Champions Trophy , with India seeking to defend the title. "He can be effective as a bowler and his batting is priceless", the 28-year-old told reporters here. "And the guys have played really well". To this day, Pakistan has never beaten India at the World Cup. Pakistan has nothing to lose said former worldwide and now bowling coach Azhar Mahmood . Read More »

Five way tie at top of US Open leaderboard; Fowler one back

And the three top players in the world did miss the cut, something that's never happened at a major since world rankings came into place in 1986. Thomas, decked out in shocking fluorescent pink trousers, produced a no less electric performance that featured nine birdies, two bogeys and was capped with a record-smashing eagle at the par-five 18th to complete the best single round in US Open history, in relation to par. Read More »

Boston Celtics Rumor: Trade With Philly For No.1 Pick Done


By next week, Fultz might have plenty of time to get the sandwiches as a member of the 76ers. It was for this reason that insiders were believing the Celtics would wait until draft night to complete any type of deal with Philly. If Boston decides to trade their pick to the Sixers, they can select Josh Jackson . The No. 3 overall pick is intriguing but you have to imagine the Bulls will want a possible No. Read More »

Mohammad Amir declared fit for Champions Trophy final

Pakistan have been badly bruised against India this series in their opening group stage match , having lost the game by 124 runs via the Duckworth-Lewis (D/L) method. "We dissected India a lot before the game at Edgbaston, and we've backtracked a little bit on that now and sort of solidified what we did really well, in terms of our batting, in terms of our fielding, and building on that". Read More »