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Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh congratulates Harmanpreet Kaur

Harmandar Singh said that Harmanpreet has promised him that India will lift the Cup. I am quite sure she will work on her weaknesses and better her game. But I knew that she was very determined and was kept on playing the game despite knowing fully well that she was being watched and envied by all her friends and well wishers", said Harmandar. Read More »

Froome on brink of Tour de France glory

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Bardet's podium position barely survived the race against the clock as he shipped nearly two-minutes to Froome. Bodnar, who was cruelly denied victory out of a breakaway on stage 11, completed the 22.5 kilometre course in a time of 28 minutes 15 seconds to win by just one second from his compatriot Kwiatkowski, with Froome a further five seconds back. Read More »

Brooks Koepka Leads the Charge in The Open Championship

Open and British Open in the same season. After heavy rain and strong gusts made life tough during the second round at Birkdale, conditions were set to prove much more benign in Saturday's third round. Rory McIlroy's bad year seems about to get even worse. McIlroy and Day haven't won at all. McIlroy has missed the cut at three of his last four tournaments - the U.S. Read More »

Meet India Women Team's New Batting Sensation Harmanpreet Kaur

After the former India opener wished Harmanpreet for her stunning knock in the semi-finals deeming it "an innings of a lifetime", the women's all-rounder took to social media to respond, "Thank you Idol, @virendersehwag, It was pleasure doing what you have been doing over the years". Read More »

Russian Lawyer Who Met Trump Jr. Ready To Testify To Congress

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Mr Trump has denied any collusion. Television coverage of the beginning of the dinner showed first lady Melania Trump seated next to Putin. Trump was alone at the meeting, while Putin was accompanied by his interpreter. The official said: "The insinuation that the White House has tried to "hide" a second meeting is false, malicious and absurd". As for the "Russian" side - two were US citizens: Kaveladze, and Russian American lobbyist Rinat Akhmetshin, who Veselnitskaya knew from her ... Read More »

Spieth shows off escape abilities early in Open

Things weren't as easy on Friday when he made his first bogey of the tournament on the second hole, but he bounced back on the next hole by chipping in for birdie. local time on Friday that he'd be the marker in the first group of the third round, alongside Shaun Norris of South Africa. "It would be great to be in a position of just being in contention on Sunday". Read More »

Spieth gains share of lead at British Open

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But Matthew Griffin (70) made an excellent Open debut and Scott Hend (71) also is in the mix. The Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews - the ruling authority of the sport everywhere bar the USA and Mexico - has launched an investigation into the incident, which took place after Koepka missed a long putt for birdie. Read More »

Daley secures stunning world title to end eight-year wait for glory

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Chen, bidding to become the first reigning Olympic champion to win the world title since compatriot Hu Jia in 2005, said: "It means I will have to go back to work and do better next time". "I'm just so happy with the way it turned out". I was like "okay, this is fun - this is what we've all been working for. It was like I had blinkers on". Read More »

Kyrie Irving requested trade from Cavs

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Irving's request to be dealt perhaps sheds some light on the Cavs' recent pursuit of former league MVP Derrick Rose . According to ESPN's sources, Irving has expressed dissatisfaction playing alongside the NBA's biggest celebrity, LeBron James . Read More »

Froome on brink of fourth Tour de France crown

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There are four riders tied at the top of the record books with five Tour de France victories. "It's a huge honour just to be mentioned in the same sentence as the greats of Tour de France history like that, but I'm really just taking it one race at a time at this point", Froome said. Read More »

Derrick Rose In Talks To Join Cavs On 1-Year Deal

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In addition to the Cleveland Cavaliers , Derrick Rose also recently spoke with the LA Clippers and Milwaukee Bucks about a potential landing spot earlier this week. The Cavaliers needed to find a way to bolster their bench in order to compete with the Warriors and Celtics, who landed Gordon Hayward in free agency. Read More »

Brooks Koepka denies spitting on ninth green during Open second round

But Kuchar could extend that sequence. What could give the 28-year-old some hope is the number of birdie opportunities that others have seized upon on the back nine. As the final groups headed out on to the course, the American pair enjoyed a two-shot lead over compatriot Justin Thomas and the English duo of Ian Poulter and Richard Bland, with Welshman Stuart Manley part of a group on two under on his Open debut. Read More »

Poor finish costs Kuchar in British Open

No one made a charge up the leaderboard as most of the players were focused on just surviving the round. The second shot landed in a location where I could pop it up and if it ended up going 15 feet past the hole then it was going to be a good shot. Read More »

Johnson and Spieth favourites as British Open begins

Spieth has plenty of experience of going out in the last group on the weekend in a major, but he admitted he will still feel the nerves when he tees off on Saturday. "This has always been one of those weeks that has always been a little bit tough for me with my major performances". The player going through the motions on the front nine Thursday looked nothing like the victor of four major championships, including this very Open. Read More »

Danilo leaves Madrid training camp ahead of expected Man City move

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French sports daily L'Equipe went as far as to claim Zidane has told Mbappe one of the "BBC" would be sold to accommodate him, but the longer the summer runs without a concrete move for Mbappe the more remote a possibility that becomes. Managing this squad, managing these players, it's my job. "I'm going to use all my players because we're going to play 50, 60, 70 matches at times". Read More »

Three tied for the lead at Birkdale

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He birdied the second, fourth, fifth, sixth and ninth. Why is Spieth such a favorite, then? For Poulter, it was a terrific effort. The first round of the 146th Open Championship is in the books and it's a trio of Americans who share the lead, but it is two-time major champion Jordan Spieth who is the favorite heading into Round 2. Read More »

Credit Suisse AG Raises Position in Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc (NASDAQ:SNI)

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During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $1.37 earnings per share. Scripps Networks Interactive had a net margin of 16.94% and a return on equity of 30.71%. The firm has floated short ration of 17.25%, as compared to opinion indicator; Short Ratio was 8.84. This is not necessarily one of our 51 favorite stocks in the entire US, in other words. Read More »

Surging Jordan Spieth, Brooks Koepka out in front in British Open

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It would have been nice to get back to level and feel like you're putting the pressure on tomorrow. He was five shots off the pace, tied with Branden Grace, who broke the major championship scoring record with a 62. Jordan Spieth tips his cap on the 18th green. There is no clear favorite. "I knew there were still birdies out there". Asked to measure his game now compared with two years ago, Spieth said his long game is better, but he hasn't been making putts. Read More »

Spieth, Koepka lead charge at The Open

At five-over, Spieth and Koepka were expected to confront the worst of deteriorating weather later in the afternoon, leaving Kuchar well placed to be the halfway leader. McIlroy was at 4 under, three shots out of the lead. Spieth didn't make a bogey all day as he began the chase for his first British Open title. And it just, one hop, scooted around the group of bunkers there, and then it was obviously fortunate to get all the way to the green and keep on going towards the green instead ... Read More »

Kuchar aiming to come of age at British Open

Elsewhere, Paul Casey sported special shoes to mark his 40th birthday but had little to celebrate after dropping two shots in the first three holes. The courses in the R&A's rotation are created to use the wind and rain as natural defense mechanisms, and Great Britain's soggy climate usually obliges. Read More »

Rory McIlroy Delivers Strong 2nd-Round Performance at 2017 British Open

McIlroy saved his round over the final four holes Thursday and rebounded at 2-under-par 68 on Friday to comfortably stand without striking distance entering the weekend. He'll begin second-round play with Dustin Johnson and Charl Schwartzel at 9:47AM local time. I just stayed patient. Others told of a wind opposite to what had brushed by on Thursday. Read More »

Derrick Rose meeting with the Lakers on Thursday

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Chicago's chosen son may soon play with the enemy. There's always the chance Rose feels unhappy with his minutes and lack of floor time to close out games, but that's where having LeBron James and established veteran core should help neutralise any chemistry issues. Read More »

Rory McIlroy roars into Open contention

McIlory, 28, stands at one under for the championship. "And it ended up in the bunker and there's a shot penalty and a bogey to finish". Rory McIlroy strutted down the fairways of Royal Birkdale on Friday morning with his head up, chest out and a certain pep to his step. Read More »

Minnesota Twins close to trade for LHP Jaime Garcia

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While Hughes is dealing with a recurrence of thoracic outlet syndrome in his throwing shoulder, Garcia made it back from 2014 surgery for the same ailment. Levine was hired as the Twins' general manager last October after 11 seasons with the Rangers. "He's been a hard guy to keep on the field". The Twins are in a spot where they don't want to make a deal that hurts their farm system moving forward as they look to compete long-term, but with being only a half game from an AL Central division ... Read More »