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Zaman, Ali help Pakistan storm into Champion's Trophy final

England collapsed to 211 all out, with no batsman making a fifty in an innings where they could not manage a single six. England's woes extended to a missed stumping to reprieve Mohammad Hafeez and then, with all hope long gone anyway, the ignominy of a no-ball call for setting six fielders on the leg-side when a maximum five is permitted in ODIs. Read More »

Chelsea to host Burnley in Premier League season opener

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In the new year, we'll host Spurs, Liverpool and Arsenal, while travelling to newly-promoted Newcastle United. Tottenham's first Premier League match at Wembley sees Chelsea provide the opposition, in the pick of the following weekend's fixtures. Read More »

Kevin Durant Received Text from Former President Barack Obama After Finals Win

There will be one question inevitably asked this offseason by most of the 29 other teams in the National Basketball Association whose fingers didn't get to smudge the golden surface of the Larry O'Brien Trophy this year. Iguodala chipped in with 20 points off the bench and Draymond Green had a 10-point, 12-rebound double-double for the Warriors, who topped 100 points for the 17th straight time in the playoffs. Read More »

Man United begin Morata move after Griezmann blow — Transfer Focus

However, he could manage only 14 league starts for Zinedine Zidane's side in the recently concluded season. Alvaro Morata's agent spent all day Wednesday at the Santiago Bernabeu in talks with Real Madrid officials. Although he has been linked with a transfer to Manchester United , Arsenal, Inter Milan and Chelsea . It emerged yesterday that United have tabled an official offer for the Spain global, who is open to a Premier League move after his return to the Bernabeu stuttered. Read More »

Virginia Shooting: Republican Lawmaker Steve Scalise Critical, Needs More Operations

McSally represents Congressional District 2, the district held by Rep. Gabrielle Giffords when she was shot and seriously wounded in an assassination attempt in 2011 that left six people dead and 13 wounded on the northwest side. The bravery and quick response of U.S. Capitol Police prevented Wednesday's shooting at a Northern Virginia baseball field from becoming a "massacre", congressmen at the center of the terrifying ordeal said. Read More »

LeBron James averaged the first-ever triple-double in the NBA Finals

The Warriors won 129-120 to win the National Basketball Association championship. "We learned from everything we've been through", Curry said during the trophy celebration. "I've been so lucky to be part of so many championship teams as a player and now as a coach, and it never gets old". At the half the Warriors had an 11-point lead on the strength of a 21-2 run midway through the quarter by the Warriors . Read More »

NBA Draft 2017: How many picks do Warriors have?

He has played for well below market value for the last three seasons - winning two MVPs on a four-year, $44 million deal. However, for much of the league, Curry's sentiment is right - the Warriors are getting started. 2 draft pick behind Greg Oden, Durant has reached the pinnacle. "It's a team sport and I wanted to achieve the highest honor, which is win a championship", Durant said, saying it was fulfillment of a childhood dream. Read More »

Durant planned for title months ago when he chose Golden State

Then they dismantled the Cavs, who had dismantled the East. Cleveland should have won Game 3, and it probably only would have meant Warriors in six. "They started to go with the pick-and-roll with Steph Curry and Durant, which might be one of the most unstoppable pick-and-rolls in our league", Lue said . Read More »

Warriors say no decision made on White House visit

Kevin Durant , who received the NBA Final MVP award, was the best player for the Warriors final, shining both offensively and defensively as well. Kevin Durant led the way for the Warriors with 39 points, with Stephen Curry contributing 34. Read More »

Warriors championship parade set for Thursday in Oakland

The Golden State Warriors spent the 2016 summer ruing a missed championship after blowing a 3-1 lead in the NBA Finals. Across the bay, rowdy crowds gathered in Oakland intersections, including one were where fans cheering the championship made a circle to watch several men breakdance. Read More »

Golden State Warriors Reportedly To Skip White House Visit

Has anyone ever thought that Donald Trump was a great leader?" The defending World Series champion Chicago Cubs chose to visit the White House in January to celebrate their historic 2016 title with former IL senator and outgoing President Barack Obama before he left office. Read More »

Warriors' Steve Kerr plans to coach for 'a long time'

Durant also becomes the first player since Shaquille O'Neal back in 2000 to tally five consecutive 30-point games in an NBA Finals series. Not to mention he got a quick jab at his critics with a well-timed Nike commercial shorty after the confetti fell in Oracle Arena. Read More »

Ousmane Dembele Nets Winning Goal for France in Friendly Action vs. England

Raphael Varane was sent off before a penalty was sacked home by Kane , with Les Bleus rallying as Ousmane Dembele capped a fine display by wrapping up a 3-2 victory that left Southgate frustrated. "I've got to keep that at the forefront of my mind". "I think they know, they are a very honest group". England were second best against a young, confident French side. Read More »

Pickford having Toffees medical

It had initially been suggested that Pickford would wait until England's involvement in the Under-21 European Championship was over before taking the medical tests required to make him an Everton player. Toffees boss Ronald Koeman is planning a bumped spending spree this summer and hopes the arrival of Pickford will be the start of a productive few months. Read More »

Simmons' two-run homer leads Angels past Yankees, 7-5

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Sanchez ended up a second when Parker Bridwell picked up his tapper and threw past first for an error. Holliday, starting at first base Wednesday, lifted a sacrifice fly to the track in center, 1-0. Didi Gregorius extend his hit streak to 16 consecutive games with an infield single in the fourth inning. Aaron Judge followed with a lined shot to left, but series Yankee Killer Eric Young Jr. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo accused of tax evasion as Spanish prosecutors file lawsuit

This involved a "voluntary" failure to comply with his tax obligations in Spain , the statement from the office's economic crimes section said. The prosecutor, which filed a lawsuit against the prolific goal-scorer, also accused the Portuguese star of falsely reporting income as if it were generated from real estate , thereby reducing his tax percentage, according to the Guardian . Read More »

Beckham has fun with media outlets

Teammate Brandon Marshall , who met with the media the day after Beckham, seemed to approve of his teammate's poke at the media. Beckham isn't an easy guy to figure out, but you can empathize with the frustrations he must feel living his life in a 24/7 fish bowl. Read More »

Kevin Durant And His Mom

Led by NBA Finals MVP and newcomer Kevin Durant , the NBA's latest "super team " proved to be too much for the Cleveland Cavaliers . Then , against the Warriors , James passed Los Angeles Lakers legend Earvin "Magic" Johnson for the most triple-doubles in NBA Finals history . Read More »

US Open scorecard: How long is Erin Hills playing?

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Amateur in 32 years. Dating to Tiger Woods winning the 2008 U.S. Open in a playoff over Rocco Mediate at Torrey Pines , there hasn't been a Monday playoff. And that unknown future was cleared up quickly. He knows that it is going to be a grind, as US Opens tend to be. But it was the way he finished at Congressional, and a month later in the Canadian Open, that showed why he is such a threat no matter where he plays. Read More »

Diego Costa's future in limbo as he waits for Chelsea's transfer decision

Costa scored 20 goals in Chelsea's title-winning campaign, leading the line in all but three of the club's league fixtures. Costa is still heavily linked with a move to China , but he is really not interested as he feels a move there would reduce his chances of playing for his country during the 2018 world cup in Russian Federation. Read More »

French Open roundup from day 10

There will be a new women's champion this year at the French Open . In the victory, Wozniacki won 66 percent of her first serve points and 48 percent of her second serve points. Jelena Ostapenko said she could not have asked for a better birthday present than becoming the first Latvian woman to appear in a grand slam semi-final in the French Open at Roland Garros. Read More »

US Open Odds: Rory McIlroy favored to be top European 6/14/17

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He flew to Wisconsin on Tuesday and got in 18 holes. But with family commitments likely to mean it's a one-week trip, he's yet to decide whether he'll play the Emirates Australian Open or the Australian PGA Championship . One of the things that many people have talked about being an advantage for these players coming into the 2017 US Open is distance off of the tee. Read More »

CONGRATS CURRY: Charlotte, Davidson celebrate Curry's second NBA Finals victory

The takeaway for me, though, was not the Warriors' singular dominance through the postseason, in which they rampaged through all comers with a 16-1 record despite Klay Thompson's shooting woes. "All the pieces that we have are important to the equation of winning a championship and competing for a championship every single year". The NBA , after all, is an entertainment industry and last I checked, like any movie or book, it's harder to be entertained when you know the ending. Read More »

Team India attends dinner hosted by Indian High Commission in London

Bangladesh's disrespect towards India continues till date. Mortaza sent his family home last week and other Bangladesh players were doing their shopping in expectation of flying back, according to Bangladesh media. After a surprise group defeat by Sri Lanka in a tournament featuring the world's top eight one-day worldwide sides, India responded to their "win or go home" clash against South Africa with a commanding eight-wicket victory over the top-ranked Proteas at the Oval ... Read More »