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Pakistan pays India back in same coin in Champions trophy final


At this juncture, entered, Hardik Pandya, the young Indian all-rounder who had an average day with the ball. He scripted the fastest half-century in a world One-Day International (ODI) final, reaching the landmark in 32 deliveries with three consecutive sixes off leg-spinner Shadab Khan. Read More »

"Everyone felt important" - Zizou hails Real Madrid unity


And like Real's performance on the pitch at the Principality Stadium as they tore the Italian champions apart with goals from Casemiro and Marco Asensio adding to Ronaldo's double, there was no sign of the Madrid fans' tiring of success. With 30 minutes remaining Casemiro's long-range strike deflected off former Real player Sami Khedira to wrong-foot Gianluigi Buffon in the Juve goal and Ronaldo provided the knockout blow, guiding home Luka Modric's cross from an acute angle. Read More »

Reece Oxford: West Ham defender to join Borussia Monchengladbach on loan


Oxford announced himself to the Premier League with an imperious display against Mesut Ozil and Arsenal on the opening day of the 2015/16 season. He played a further eleven times that season while he barely got a look in last time around, making just two appearances both of which coming in the Europa League before being shipped out on loan to Reading. Read More »

2 deputies injured in courthouse shooting in Tennessee


Sponsored Content - Download our Executive Briefing to learn how agency and industry experts are hoping to reduce insider threats. "We have had an officer-involved shooting at our courthouse", said Coffee County District Attorney General Craig Northcott . Read More »

US Open leaderboard breakdown: Scores, Round 2 coverage, golf highlights

It's not the kind of leaderboard that makes someone want to cancel their weekend plans to stay home and watch the last two rounds of the U.S. Open. Right behind was a trio of players that included Rickie Fowler , who went 28 holes before making his first bogey and then went three holes without making a par. Read More »

Real Madrid 'set Cristiano Ronaldo asking price at £131m'


Asked about potential clubs Ronaldo could join, Perez said: "I'm not contemplating Ronaldo leaving". "He will tell us what has happened.(.) The only thing I know is that he feels mistreated by the media". Under Perez, Real Madrid have won three Champions League titles in four seasons. Talking but saying nothing. That bumper pay rise helped Ronaldo, 32, become the best-paid sportsmen in the world. Read More »

Tigers embrace the challenge of Oregon State


The game ball from Saturday night's LSU-Florida State game will soon be on its way to Louisiana Congressman Steve Scalise . LSU rallied to beat Florida State 5-4 (LSU's athletic department website headlined its story on the game thusly: "Beach Ball Rally" Gives LSU CWS Opening Win, 5-4). Read More »

Philly gets No. 1 pick from Sixers, chance to draft Fultz


The Los Angeles Lakers already have the No. 2 and No. 28 picks in the draft, but they are also trying to acquire the No. 12 pick from the Detroit Pistons , according to Amico Hoops. It will be Simmons duty to have the ball in the right place for each player. Even a young team of D'Angelo Russell, Brandon Ingram, Julius Randle , and George [VIDEO ] could be a number nine or ten seed in the West. Read More »

Celtics worked out Jayson Tatum on Monday

So basically, the Sixers are swapping their first round picks this year (No. 1 and No. 3 overall) and the Celtics get either the Sixers pick via the Lakers in 2018 or the Sixers pick via the Kings in 2019. "If I'm running the floor or I'm setting the screen for him or giving it back, it doesn't matter", Fultz said during his pre-draft workout Saturday night with the team, according to Keith Pompey of the Philadelphia Inquirer . Read More »

Philly Gets No. 1 Pick From Celtics, Chance To Draft Fultz


The Lakers have engaged at least two teams in the draft lottery as they continue their rebuilding process, league sources told ESPN's Ramona Shelburne. 2, No. 3, No. 4, or No. 5 in the 2018 NBA Draft. " But we're not afraid of that ". "I am incredibly excited that we've acquired the No. 1 overall pick in Thursday's NBA Draft", said Josh Harris , Sixers Managing General Partner in a statement. Read More »

Johnson, Day and McIlroy miss cut at US Open

Fleetwood was poised to take the lead until his pitch to the 18th wasn't strong enough and his next shot went beyond the flag and down the slope some 70 feet away. "And just unfortunately, this didn't pan out". It didn't for McIlroy, either. But while Casey was relieved after his gutsy fightback, two of the world s top three players - McIlroy and Day - were left contemplating a missed cut. Read More »

Celtics, 76ers finalize deal to swap top picks

Last Friday, news broke that the Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers were in serious discussions regarding a trade involving the No. 1 overall pick in Thursday's NBA Draft. Los Angeles seems focused on Lonzo Ball at No. 2 overall. Fultz ended his freshman season averaging 23.2 points, 5.8 assists, 5.6 rebounds, 1.5 steals and 1.1 blocks per game. Read More »

Bacsinszky, Ostapenko advance to French Open semis

Ostapenko came into this tournament with nearly zero grand slam success , but the 19-year-old has beaten three straight top-50 players and is fresh off a match in which she hit 46 winners. After a quick hold, Wozniacki broke Ostapenko to 15, but she didn't have it all her own way on serve as she saved five break points in her next two service games. Read More »

Koepka seals major upset at US Open

He had a pretty good final round, too, shooting a 3-under 69. Koepka landed the first blow on the par-four eighth, draining a magnificent 33ft putt to move one clear at 14 under. But this was the week when it all came right for the 27-year-old. He was the only amateur to qualify out of the tough Columbus, Ohio, sectional. Erin Hills Golf Course will open to the public on July 1st. Read More »

FIFA Confederations Cup 2017: Hosts Russia defeat New Zealand 2-0

Russian Federation next faces Portugal and New Zealand plays Mexico . Russia, playing New Zealand in Group A to kick off the cup, scored in the 31st minute through Denis Glushakov . New Zealand had their first major chance in the 78th minute. It came off some lovely passing from the hosts, with Glushakov lifting the ball over the goalkeeper and off the right post while a insane scramble at that post took place. Read More »

Pakistan sink India to lift maiden Champions Trophy

India were 0-1 but Amir went a step ahead in his next over by getting the wicket of India's biggest hope and captain Virat Kohli . Chasing a challenging total of 339 runs, India bowed down before the Pakistani bowlers and got all out for mere 158 runs in 33.3 overs. Read More »

Three-run seventh leads FSU comeback vs. Fullerton in CWS


This marked the 1,000th CWS game since the event started 71 years ago. The opening games were actually very similar. Florida State's dugout was a bit deflated after the Seminoles gave up three runs in the sixth to have a two-run lead against Cal State Fullerton turn into a one-run deficit. Read More »

Durant pushes Warriors to 3-0 lead in NBA Finals


Also it was a good time, it was 45 seconds to go, we were down two, if I miss, we could have gotten another stop. After last season's result, I'm a little wary about getting too overconfident but a 3-0 lead would go a long way to boosting my confidence in a sweep. Read More »

Tom Sykes claims dramatic victory in Italy

Jonathan Rea celebrates his runner-up finish at Misano. . Welshman Chaz Davies was ruled out after suffering a fractured vertebra and chest and thumb injuries in a last-lap crash in Saturday's first race of the weekend. Davies was leading into the 13th turn of 16 on the last lap of the opening race but asked too much of his front Pirelli, going down and leaving Jonathan Rea with nowhere to go but right over the top of him. Read More »

Pakistan progress to sixth position in ICC Rankings after Champions Trophy success


Amir, whose career was almost ended across London by a ban and jail sentence for his involvement in a spot-fixing scan during a 2010 Test at Lord's, was in superb form after a back spasm forced him out of the semi-final win over England. Tamim moved a place up to 16th after hitting a century against England in the opener before smashing 95 against Australia and cracking 70 against India the semi-finals, which they lost to bow out of the quadrennial tournament. Read More »

Sarfraz Ahmed: 'The win will be remembered for a long, long time'

The caption of the photo read, 'Pakistan supporters burst crackers in downtown Srinagar to celebrate Pakistan cricket team's victory over India in the Champions Trophy final on Sunday'. Pakistan pace bowler Hassan Ali and rookie opener Fakhar Zaman are among those to make huge gains. They're struggling at the 9 position with meagre 77 rating points, and that makes it all the more hard for them to qualify for the ICC World Cup 2019. Read More »