Sports

Ideal shot: Durant's late 3 gives Warriors 3-0 Finals lead

Ideal shot: Durant's late 3 gives Warriors 3-0 Finals lead Durant drained the shot of his professional life - a 3-pointer over LeBron James with 45.3 seconds left - and scored 31 points as the Warriors, pushed harder than they have been throughout their pristine postseason, moved within one win of a title and payback by rallying to beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 118-113 on Wednesday night to take a 3-0 lead in the NBA Finals. [Full Article...]

India vs Sri Lanka: Virat Kohli Aims to Keep Winning Momentum

India vs Sri Lanka: Virat Kohli Aims to Keep Winning Momentum The winners of the last edition have a formidable batting line-up, which is being backed very well by a potent bowling attack. "The islanders do not boast a great team, and Tharanga's absence will hurt them immensely". India have made a thumping start to the Champions trophy by defeating Pakistan by 124 runs (D/L). The Oval is a happy hunting ground for both teams and the surface on the day m... [Full Article...]

If You Love Cricket, Don't Try Today's Google Doodle

If You Love Cricket, Don't Try Today's Google Doodle But to win away from home is always challenging. Both teams are set to feature several survivors from Bangladesh's 15-run win at Adelaide which condemned England to a woeful first-round exit from the last World Cup. However, they will have to be anxious about the manner in which they lost to the Proteas in the last ODI. "At no stage have we second-guessed ourselves or the direction that we... [Full Article...]

Del Petro hails `smart` Murray, says he is `real No. 1`

I'm working things out whilst I'm playing the matches. The Frenchmen meet for the 14th time with Monfils 7-6 up. The first set was the highlight of the whole tournament - tennis players battled for nearly half an hour, and the best was Murray who had to play a few set-Bolov. [Full Article...]

The best reactions to the Warriors' soul-crushing win in Cleveland

The best reactions to the Warriors' soul-crushing win in Cleveland The Cavaliers fell into a 3-0 hole in the NBA Finals after the Golden State Warriors pulled out a 118-113 victory on Wednesday night. Warriors coach Steve Kerr said that Durant has played with objective throughout the series. Finding their shooters, in theory, should be easier on the Cavaliers' home floor in Game 3. To see that go in, that was liberating, man. If you include the driving ... [Full Article...]

One of our worst bowling displays says Steve Smith

One of our worst bowling displays says Steve Smith Earlier Josh Hazlewood was a standout with career best figures of 6/52, but Mitch Starc was wayward in his return to global cricket, Pat Cummins (1/67) was smashed early and John Hastings (2/69) late as the Kiwis piled on 291 in their allotted 46 overs. [Full Article...]

Spence Jr Beats Brook To Win IBF Welterweight Belt

Spence Jr Beats Brook To Win IBF Welterweight Belt Brook needed the same fix job on his right eye socket following defeat to Gennady Golovkin last September. This time, it was his left eye. There was little to separate the two for much of the contest as both fighters stood toe to toe, with Brook perhaps narrowly in front heading into the second half of the bout. [Full Article...]

Thiem stuns Djokovic, sets date with Nadal in French Open semis

It also piled the pressure back onto the 12-time Grand Slam victor to prove that he is still a contender at the majors following a second-round exit at the Australian Open in January. "So what is being said is positive, but maybe I won't be up to the challenge". "He was pushing me all the time, so was tough for me to find any solution", recalled the 32-year-old Wawrinka, the oldest man to reach ... [Full Article...]

Alexander Noren's record 62 wins PGA Championship

Indeed, a day when the stars and future stars of European golf were expected to take charge instead witnessed an unheralded man from Down Under assume leadership of the tournament. "The greens are absolutely as pure as you can find", said Els, a seven-time World Match Play victor on the Harry Colt-designed "Burma Road" layout. [Full Article...]

Man City keeper Bravo welcomes Ederson battle

Man City keeper Bravo welcomes Ederson battle Claudio Bravo has said he is ready to fight for his Manchester City place despite the impending arrival of Brazilian goalkeeper Ederson Moraes. Despite a huge amount of criticism after a decade in Spain, Bravo has scoffed at suggestions he's struggled to cope with the unique physical demands of English football. [Full Article...]

Modric believes Real can continue to dominate

Modric believes Real can continue to dominate Zinedine Zidane hailed his team's unquenchable thirst for success after becoming the first manager to win successive European Cups since AC Milan's Arrigo Sacchi in 1989 and 1990. After the break, Real went on the rampage with Casemiro restoring Real's lead on 61 minutes, Ronaldo firing in the third and Marco Asensio supplying the killer blow on 90 minutes. [Full Article...]

Brittany Force, Hagan, Enders big winners at NE Nationals

Brittany Force, Hagan, Enders big winners at NE Nationals Matt Hagan (Funny Car) broke up the triple play as he defeated Courtney Force in the final round. She beat Antron Brown in the final with a 3.716-second pass at 328.62. John Force; 15. Tim Wilkerson; 16. Cruz Pedregon; 6. Del Worsham; 7. Rookie Tanner Gray now sits at second with a 6.518 at 212.03 in his Gray Motorsports Chevy Camaro as he chases his third victory of the season. [Full Article...]

Antoine Griezmann: 'It would be dirty to leave Atletico Madrid now'

Antoine Griezmann: 'It would be dirty to leave Atletico Madrid now' The France global has been a long-time United target and was heavily linked with a move away. France worldwide Antoine Griezmann has confirmed that he will remain at Atletico Madrid next season, despite being heavily linked with a move to Manchester United . [Full Article...]

Bacsinszky evens match in French Open semifinals

Bacsinszky evens match in French Open semifinals The 23-year-old Austrian condemned Djokovic to a first straight-sets loss at a major in four years in his stunning quarter-final triumph, avenging his defeat to the Serb in the 2016 semi-finals. I have the mentality to win, but it's going to be tough. He did save one match point but was already walking toward the net to shake hands when Thiem sent a backhand fizzing past him a few seconds later. [Full Article...]

Remember When The Warriors Would've Been Better Off Not Signing Kevin Durant

Remember When The Warriors Would've Been Better Off Not Signing Kevin Durant A victory in Game 4 on Friday night would give them a clean sweep of the National Basketball Association postseason. But more than that, it should undercut some of the critics who'd panned Durant's decision to leave behind his home - and his humble claim to fame - in Oklahoma City to chase a championship with Golden State. [Full Article...]

Need to learn from US Open defeat to Nishikori, says Murray

I don't even know if I won or lost. Going to be the fourth match against him in five or six weeks. "I obviously lost against him at the US Open ", Murray said. "Physically, I feel great". Murray, meanwhile, has impressed former Wimbledon champion Goran Ivanisevic, who expects him to see off Nishikori. But Nishikori famously dumped the 2012 US Open champion out in NY previous year after rall... [Full Article...]

Unbeaten Warriors mindful of past Cleveland stumbles

Unbeaten Warriors mindful of past Cleveland stumbles After Kevin Durant turned in yet another scintillating performance during Game 2 of the NBA Finals, Paul Pierce claimed that Durant "may be the best player in the world today". The eternal optimists will say, hey, a 20-game win streak and we're back in it. There is something to be celebrated when a player makes winning a priority over money in professional sports, though joining a front-runn... [Full Article...]

New Orleans Saints teammates impressed with Adrian Peterson

New Orleans Saints teammates impressed with Adrian Peterson Shortly afterward, Fairley took a physical with Saints team doctors suggested he visit with a cardiologist, where his current condition was discovered. "There's ongoing change. The one report or examination indicated some change that was concerning". The 32-year-old tailback also might try to buck a trend that has plagued plenty of star running backs in the past. [Full Article...]

Patriots sign Julian Edelman to an extension

Patriots sign Julian Edelman to an extension Prior to the extension, Edelman was scheduled to make $ 3 million in 2017, the final year of his previous four-year contract. Tom Brady will be happy to have Julian Edelman around a little longer and I think I speak for everyone saying we as fans would love to have him for a few more years as well. [Full Article...]

New Zealand fined for slow over-rate in England defeat

The wicketkeeper was back in the runs with 61 not out in the 87-run win over the Kiwis in Cardiff on Tuesday which clinched a last-four place. England with two wins in as many games has booked a semi-final berth while Australia with two washouts (two points) control their own destiny and will need a win against Eoin Morgan's men to make it to the next round. [Full Article...]


« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 902 903 904 905 906 907 908 909 910 911 912  Next »