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Champions Trophy 2017 Final, India vs Pakistan

It was exactly two weeks ago when the Virat Kohli-led side thrashed Pakistan by 124 runs in their opening match of the eight-team marquee event at Edgbaston. Indian bowlers were off to a dominating start against Pakistan openers. " Pakistan bowling attack was brilliant with Mohammad Amir and Junaid Khan contributing well throughout the tournament but the emergence of a couple of newer players in Hasan Ali and Fakhar Zaman, who scored a brilliant century in the final, is exciting for ... Read More »

Warriors' Steve Kerr on Steph Curry: "I'm such an idiot"


Kerr forgetting to praise Curry , on the heels of declaring Kevin Durant the Warriors' best player on The Lowe Post podcast, fit perfectly into the buzz of how the Warriors take Curry for granted. "He's the person most responsible for what we've built, and I didn't thank him". The signing of Durant last summer along with his performance in this year's finals has made many experts believe Curry has been relegated to the Warriors' number 2 option. Read More »

Barcelona to re-sign Gerard Deulofeu from Everton for £10.5m


Barca insisted on a buy-back clause when they agreed to sell the Spain worldwide to Everton for £4.2m in 2015. Both The Times and The Telegraph report the Catalan club have chose to complete the deal following months of speculation, while sporting director Robert Fernandez had said Deulofeu was a "key target". Read More »

Kyrgios retires injured during 1st round at Queens


The talented Australian maverick slipped awkwardly on the grass at the back of the court during a rally at 4-4 in the first set against American Donald Young , succumbing to what appeared to be a recurrence of a recent problematic hip injury. Read More »

Megan Anderson on Cyborg title fight: 'It's my time to shine'


FOX Sports had previously reported that a fight between Cyborg and Anderson was in the works for the July 29 card and now the matchup is official. "We'd obviously been campaigning for that fight, probably for three weeks, but the UFC had told us it wasn't happening", Anderson said. Read More »

Tom Brady Says His 'Dream' Is to Play NFL Game in China


Brady nearly had a chance to play a preseason game in China in 2007, but the contest against the Seattle Seahawks was ultimately canceled as the National Football League chose to focus on the debut of regular-season games in London, which began later that season. Read More »

Fakhar century sets India record chase

Bowler Mohammad Amir then removed India's top three batsmen in quick succession. The Pakistanis demolished India by 180 runs . The previous highest was registered by Australia when they thrashed India by 125 runs in the 2003 World Cup final in Johannesburg. Read More »

Penguins' Fleury left available for Vegas expansion draft

The Chicago Blackhawks will be losing a player within the next couple days as the Vegas Golden Knights have until Wednesday morning to make their picks for the expansion draft. "The staring contest ends. Now you start to have discussions and see if there's things in there that can help". Aside from Fleury, other goalies available are Florida's Roberto Luongo , Detroit's Petr Mrazek and Philadelphia's Michal Neuvirth. Read More »

Kohli: We leave with our heads held high

The Pakistanis were written off before the tournament. " India has a batting order that every team would be envious of, with Shikhar Dhawan 's love affair of batting in England continuing, but it also has a somewhat unheralded bowling attack that has been very effective", he wrote. Read More »

ICC Champions Trophy, Ind vs Pak


This was the biggest margin of victory in any ICC ODI tournament in terms of runs. India was asked to produce the highest successful run chase in Trophy history, and had the weapons to do it. India lost their last four wickets for the addition of only six runs. Pandya came to the crease with India teetering on 54 for five after Yuvraj Singh and former captain Dhoni departed in quick succession. Read More »

Florentino Perez Re-elected As Real Madrid President Until 2021


Ronaldo's departure from Real, reportedly a given according to a Portuguese newspaper, triggered an avalanche of speculation over the potential destination of the world's highest-paid athlete. According to Spanish newspaper Marca , Pepe told radio Onda Cera that he wants Ronaldo in France. Meanwhile, Madrid president Florentino Perez , 70, is set to make a statement regarding Ronaldo's future on Spanish radio station Onda Cero later today. Read More »

Nadal dominates to win historic 10th French Open title


I don't think it would be the right thing to do to see it as a revenge", he said. King Of Clay is no longer a suitable title for Rafael Nadal when it comes to the French Open . I was always, like, a little bit between for few reasons. Lastly, Nadal turned to those closest to him: " I have to thank my family, my team, and especially my uncle , who has worked alongside me all this time". Read More »

Forget PakvsIndia: Twitter trolls Jadeja over Pandya's runout


Hardik Pandya played a blinder of a knock in the final of ICC Champions Trophy 2017 against Pakistan . Hardik Pandya made 76 runs in just 43 balls, however, after a mistake from Jadeja caused him to be run out, an enraged Pandya stormed back to the dressing room - and any hopes of an Indian comeback were extinguished. Read More »

Durant, Curry lead Warriors to National Basketball Association title


The Warriors went 15-1 in this year's postseason, with sweeps in the first three rounds before beating LeBron James and the Cavaliers in five games. LeBron James has been to eight NBA Finals , and while he is the best player of his generation when his career is over the most illogical of his season-ending losses will always be when the soft German who never could did what the King never will. Read More »

Bangladesh drop to seventh in ICC ODI rankings

But it was fellow paceman Hasan Ali, the player of the tournament having kick-started Pakistan's revival in their group-win over South Africa, who ended the match with more than 19 overs to spare when he had tailender Jasprit Bumrah caught by gleeful captain and wicket-keeper Sarfraz Ahmed . Read More »

Savannah native Brian Harman grabs share of US Open lead

A chip went sailing past the pin, leaving a long putt to save par which was duly missed. He missed the 15-footer. Seven under led after round one and seven under leads after round two, with the weather expected at the weekend , seven under would probably win the tournament. Read More »

4 share lead after 1st round at St Jude Classic

Two-time US Open champion Retief Goosen and Chez Reavie each shot a 66 on the par-70 TPC Southwind course. He missed a 15-foot birdie putt on No. Perrine Delacour (62) of France and American Lindy Duncan (65) were one shot back. "I'm one-for-one defending titles, so that's a pretty good stat", said Berger, who claimed his first and previously only PGA tour victory at last year's St Jude Classic. Read More »

Upcoming Mercedes-Benz A-class Sedan Is All About That Base


Mercedes gave us a taste of the all-new A-Class when it debuted the Concept A Sedan at the 2017 Shanghai Motor Show earlier this year. The compact will undercut every model in Mercedes' North American lineup, starting below the $33,625 (including destination) of the current CLA . Read More »

Cadillac XTS Now Looks More Like the CT6


The 2018 XTS, which will be 1.1 inches shorter than the current model, will get new headlights, taillights, fenders and front and rear fascia to make the auto more closely resembles the CT6, Cadillac said in a statement . This even led to Cadillac revising the tire designs for the 19- (standard) and 20-inch (available) wheels, which the brand says improved the ride and reduced tire nose. Read More »

Surging Dodgers go for sweep of Indians


You can see the moment here, via both Sportsnet and Fox Sports. Zach McAllister relieved Miller and gave up a two-run single by Chris Taylor to drive in the Dodgers' last two runs. DIAMONDBACKS 2, TIGERS 1: In Detroit, Taijuan Walker pitched five sharp innings in his return from the disabled list, and Arizona won its fourth straight game by beating Detroit. Read More »

Baker Mayfield pleads guilty to public intoxication, disorderly conduct


He was form tackled by a cop who shoulda been a linebacker. Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield will not be suspended for his February arrest for public intoxication , but he did plead guilty to three misdemeanor charges (public intoxication, disorderly conduct and fleeing the scene of a crime) and will pay more than $800 in fines and restitution as part of the plea deal. Read More »