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Minister offers condolences on bomb that killed 90 in Kabul

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He also suggested that the German embassy might not have been the target of the blast , which sent towering clouds of black smoke into the sky near the presidential palace. President Ashraf Ghani condemned the attack, which will add to pressure on his government, already facing mounting discontent over its inability to provide security. Read More »

AC Milan still interested in Manchester United target Morata

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Alvaro Morata's agent has suggested that the Spaniard is on the verge of joining Manchester United , describing the club as "a very interesting option" while admitting that an "important proposal" is in place. I do not know (if he will have another season at Madrid). In two seasons with Juventus , Morata won two Serie A titles, two Coppa Italia titles. Morata remembers that Mourinho gave him his chance at Real Madrid and hopes to be able to reunite with him. Read More »

Nadal withdraws from Wimbledon tuneup for extra rest

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The most games dropped by the Spaniard en route to lifting the Coupe des Mousquetaires was 96 in 2011, while the most games Nadal has ever dropped on the way to winning any Grand Slam was 100 when he won his second Wimbledon title in 2010. Read More »

Shaw, Broxton homer as Brewers beat Cards 8-5 to split DH

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Cardinals: LHP Marco Gonzales (debut) was recalled from Memphis to make his first start since September 1, 2015, after missing all of 2016 after Tommy John surgery. Lewis Brinson legged out his first major league hit in the nightcap when Greg Garcia couldn't bare-hand his slow roller down the third base line in the third. Read More »

Nadal races into 11th French Open quarter-final

Thiem lost finals to Nadal in Barcelona and Madrid before enjoying victory over the Spanish player in the Rome Masters quarter-finals. In a re-match of the 2016 French Open semi-final, Novak Djokovic will be looking to continue his championship defence against an in-form Dominic Thiem . Read More »

Despite Sideshow, Oakland remains mostly calm after Warriors win

Against Golden State , he met an army of players constructed just to stop him, and LeBron still put in a superhuman effort the likes of which we've literally never seen before. He provided the crucial difference in this matchup putting down fantastic numbers, and what is more important being constant on both sides of the floor in every game. Read More »

LeBron James in The Finals

We didn't play as well in the first two games. Golden State general manager Bob Myers also was moved to tears given Kerr's courageous Finals comeback from an 11-game absence while dealing with complications from back surgery following the 2015 title run. Read More »

Golden State Warriors' NBA Finals Win Takes Social Media by Storm

Durant , who lost in his only previous NBA Finals appearance in 2012, led the way for the Warriors with 39 points and was relieved after feeling pressure to deliver prior to the game . The former Oklahoma City Thunder was the best player among the Warriors , and he was named as the MVP of the finals. Cavaliers SF LeBron James played in his 217th career postseason game, moving past C Shaquille O'Neal for seventh place on the all-time list . Read More »

Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant look to build a Warriors dynasty

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Wall's scoring average was 9.8 points per game higher this postseason than it was in his last trip to the dance, and Stephen Curry looked a lot more like his MVP self while playing without a bothersome knee injury . 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 »

Cars towed, citations issued after Warriors win

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Green had sat out this very game a year ago, suspended because of flagrant foul point accumulation after he swiped at James' groin in Game 4. Kerr was hired as the Warriors' coach on May 19, 2014 and guided the team to a 67-15 regular-season record and an National Basketball Association championship in 2014-15. Read More »

Sessions to Wyden in Heated Exchange: 'I Am Not Stonewalling!'

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Harris also asked Sessions to provide the committee with documents, notes, and written correspondence relevant to his testimony , to which Sessions responded he would so where "appropriate". Sessions in March stepped aside from the federal investigation into contacts between Russian Federation and the presidential campaign after acknowledging that he had met twice previous year with Kislyak . Read More »

Imran Tahir shows why he's top dog as Proteas win

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In reply, Sri Lanka were all out for 203 runs with still 8.3 overs remaining. The return of Malinga, whose unorthodox, slingshot action makes him one of the most hard bowlers to face in world cricket, would be a massive boost for Sri Lanka . Read More »

Chelsea: John Terry hits back at critics over substitution

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For already-relegated Middlesbrough, who had a strong appeal for a penalty for a foul on Patrick Bamford turned down at 0-0, this defeat was their 18th consecutive away game without a win - the club's longest run since 1980. But, Willian equalized 5 minutes later with a powerful strike. "It was very hard to imagine this final, to celebrate a win in the league", Conte said. Read More »

Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers to win NBA title

Kerr joked after the game, "Actually we had very little talent, it was mostly coaching". "LeBron was the only person I've looked at that could look me eye to eye". "As far as that team , they're going to be here for a while", James said of the Warriors. Pretty much all their big-name guys are in their 20s, and they don't show any signs of slowing down. Read More »

LeBron James: Warriors Assembled A Great Team

In the same press conference, he said that he probably wouldn't participate in the tournament, but he feels it is "great for basketball." The video breaks everything down nicely doesn't it? "They're going to be around for a while", LeBron said of the Warriors who he's battled for the National Basketball Association title in three straight years. Read More »

Liverpool FC agree £4.5m deal for exiled defender

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He spent 2013-14 on loan in the Championship with Derby and The Telegraph are reporting he is now heading back to the Rams for an initial £2m, potentially rising to £4.5m. Wisdom has spent the past four seasons out on loan, with Derby, West Bromwich Albion, Norwich City and Red Bull Salzburg. The Championship outfit supposedly saw a £1m bid rejected. Read More »

Rihanna, Snoop Dogg, Others React to Golden State Warriors Victory

Durant came back late in the regular season from a 19-game absence with a left knee injury, then dealt with a tender calf early in the playoffs. Durant accepted the award from Bill Russell who the award is named after before the expected sellout crowd at Oracle Arena enjoying their first Finals clincher on the home court. Read More »

Seamus Power in the hunt at the St. Jude Classic

Among that group was amateur Braden Thornberry (65), Chez Reavie (69), Kevin Chappell (69) and third-round co-leader Rafa Cabrera Bello of Spain (71). Jutanugarn shot 3-under 69 and was tied with Thompson (72) and Chun (70) at 17-under 271. Cink has not won since his 2009 Open Championship victory, Cabrera Bello is still looking for his first PGA Tour title, Crane has not won since this event three years ago, List still chasing that first victory and Campbell has not been in the winner's ... Read More »

Jeff Sessions Pushes Back On Suggestions Of Collusion

Attorney General Jeff Session testified on Capitol Hill Tuesday regarding the investigation into Russian election meddling. He also said his recusal did not bar him from recommending Trump dismiss ousted FBI Director James Comey as the bureau investigated possible cooperation between the Trump team and what US intelligence officials have called an "influence campaign ". Read More »

Coleman happy despite another Wales draw

Serbian Eagles relish their chances against the likes of Austria, Republic of Ireland , Georgia, Moldova and Wales and hope they will have what it takes to top the group. "I didn't see that coming if I'm honest with you". But the attempt seemed to stir Serbia from their lethargy and Wales were grateful to clear Antonio Rukavina's cross as the decibel levels were turned up. Read More »

Sabathia comes to rescue, blanks Red Sox

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A good amount of contact was made on pitches towards the edges of the zone, which is how Sabathia intends to approach hitters - he's not as overpowering anymore so he needs some finesse to get through the lineup. 6 in the order, followed with a soft line single to center for a 2-0 lead. DETROIT - Buck Farmer outlasted Alex Meyer in an unexpected pitchers' duel, and Justin Upton hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning to help Detroit beat Los Angeles. Read More »

Yankees power past Orioles

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New York Yankees slugger Aaron Judge , the most exciting player in Major League Baseball this season, continues to out-do himself. Next to Aaron Judge , Hicks may be the best offensive weapon of the season for the Yankees . Cleveland took a 1-0 lead in the second inning. Instead, the inning was extended, and Danny Espinosa's two-out, RBI single knocked Tanaka out of the game. Read More »

Tamim century lifts Bangladesh to 305-6 against England

Tournament hosts England and Bangladesh launch the Champions Trophy , a "mini World Cup" featuring cricket's leading eight one-day global sides, at the Oval on Thursday. Pakistan are the side nobody can predict, and if you ask the players what they expect, even they will probably not know. "If they do well, we can definitely win the Champions Trophy ". Read More »