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Pittsburgh wins 2nd straight Stanley Cup title

And they won again, clinching the Cup with back-to-back shutouts in Games 5 and 6 against Nashville . Five minutes later, Bryan Rust collected a pass from Kunitz and slid it under Pekka Rinne's pads. When and where does the game take place?: Sunday June 11, 2017 at 8:00 p.m. ET, Bridgestone Arena , Nashville , TN. The Penguins have been better than they were this year. [Full Article...]

Smith: I thought we let ourselves down

Australia lost to England by 40 runs (D/L method) at Edgbaston on Saturday to be knocked out of the tournament before the knockout stages. It is a match full of opportunity and precious little pressure for the hosts, and Morgan is relishing the prospect - especially because, on his road to a home World Cup in 2019, he is pitting himself against Australia . [Full Article...]

De Villiers defiant as South Africa choke again

De Villiers defiant as South Africa choke again The risky partnership of Hashim Amla and Quinton de Kock struggled to get the ball away as they maintained a run rate below four throughout their lacklustre partnership. They chose to boldly drop Umesh Yadav , retain Bhuvneshwar Kumar and include Ashwin. Faf du Plessis replaced Amla and took the charge with Quinton. [Full Article...]

Harry Kane heartened by England character in dramatic draw with Scotland

Former Scotland global Steve Nicol laments England's last-gasp equaliser as "unprofessional" defending by Scotland . Charlie Mulgrew played the full 90 minutes as Scotland recorded a dramatic 2-2 draw in a memorable match against England . [Full Article...]

India thrash woeful South Africa to reach semi-finals

India thrash woeful South Africa to reach semi-finals Whichever team triumphs in the Welsh capital will join title-holders India as one of the two Group B qualifiers for the semi-finals of a tournament featuring the world's top eight one-day global teams. Dickwella and Gunathilaka get Sri Lanka off to a great start, with the openers scoring 71 runs in the first Powerplay. South Africa's one-day skipper de Villiers was next to the crease, havi... [Full Article...]

Players relish first chance to play in Cup final

Players relish first chance to play in Cup final The first, a ricochet off Nashville defenseman Mattias Ekholm , gave the Penguins a 3-0 lead with 17 seconds left in the first period. Rinne entered the Cup Final 12-4 with a 1.70 goals-against average and a.941 save percentage in the postseason. [Full Article...]

Hamilton notches sixth Canadian Grand Prix victory

Hamilton notches sixth Canadian Grand Prix victory Vettel started from the front row of the grid but was overhauled by Valtteri Bottas and Max Verstappen , who swept across from the outside line, tagging the German's front wing. Hopefully this is the first of many points for Stroll, but the young Canadian still has a lot to prove, and now needs to start matching some consistency to his developing speed. [Full Article...]

Arsenal eye double swoop for Sunderland youngsters?

Arsenal eye double swoop for Sunderland youngsters? The Sweden Under-21 worldwide is also thought to be on the radar of Liverpool, Everton and Southampton, but the Sunderland Echo reports that Arsenal are leading the race for his signature. Asoro has also been a regular for Sunderland's Under-23 side, while also featuring in the FA Cup and EFL Cup this season. Midfielder Mbunga-Kimpioka, 17, arrived from Swedish side Sirius last summer bu... [Full Article...]

Featherweight Franco in coma after knockout

Featherweight Franco in coma after knockout Our thoughts and prayers go out to Daniel Franco during this hard time. Featherweight boxer Daniel Franco had to undergo emergency surgeries Saturday night to stop the bleeding in his brain after an eight-round knockout loss to Jose Haro at the WinnaVegas Casino's main event in Iowa . [Full Article...]

PHOTOS from England's CT 17 win over Bangladesh

PHOTOS from England's CT 17 win over Bangladesh Scans following the match on Thursday evening revealed the extent of his injury, which could also make him a doubt for the start of the Test series against South Africa which begins on July 6. If there was one man desperate for a big score in the England side it was certainly Jason Roy . "Yeah, he would definitely be a loss if he couldn't play", he added. [Full Article...]

Resilient Cavs seem to thrive on comebacks

Resilient Cavs seem to thrive on comebacks LeBron James admits the pressure of having to come back from a large deficit again has him "stressed out". A year ago against a similarly unsafe but less powerful Warriors team the Cavaliers didn't get to the brink of elimination until Game 5. [Full Article...]

India stroll into semis with rout of South Africa

India stroll into semis with rout of South Africa He flicked a length ball off Morkel - who had dismissed him four times before this contest - for a six. In-form Miller was involved in a terrible mix-up with Du Plessis to end up at the same end as South Africa slumped to 142 for 4 from 140 for 2 in a space of six deliveries. [Full Article...]

Warburton: I am a big doubt for the first Test

But flanker Warburton, 28, accepts he can not face the world champions under-cooked. If I play Tuesday and I still feel I'm a bit under-cooked, then I'll tell him I don't feel ready for that first Test. "Each game is a chance for individuals to shine but more importantly it's about a collective performance". "You have to impose yourself on these teams; I'm not saying it's the go-to, but it's cer... [Full Article...]

The Nashville Predators Success All Hinges on the Play of Pekka Rinne

The Nashville Predators Success All Hinges on the Play of Pekka Rinne You could make an argument the Predators have outskated the Penguins for five of the six periods through two games, but Rinne's been badly outplayed by Matt Murray and it's Pittsburgh that holds the 2-0 series lead. Sidney Crosby , Penguins; 4. Yes, the Penguins required slightly longer in Monday's Game 1-three goals spanning 4:10 during the first period-but the aftermath felt similar. [Full Article...]

Tapwrit wins Belmont Stakes by 2 lengths for Pletcher

Tapwrit wins Belmont Stakes by 2 lengths for Pletcher Only one horse had a chance to catch them, but the way Tapwrit was moving meant danger. Ortiz made sure not to push the colt too hard until absolutely necessary, and as he neared the finish line, Tapwrit surged ahead of Irish War Cry . [Full Article...]

Lakers owner, LeBron James' business manager have met several times

Lakers owner, LeBron James' business manager have met several times Additionally, O'Connor brought up Jalen Rose's comments on ESPN's First Take this week, saying that he thinks LeBron will ultimately end up in LA, playing for either the Lakers or Clippers, since he lives close to the Staples Center. [Full Article...]

Indians Put Proteas to Bat in Must-Win Tie

Indians Put Proteas to Bat in Must-Win Tie And 24 hours later, Sri Lanka had a winning return at the Oval courtesy of a stunning seven-wicket success against India . Proteas captain AB de Villiers stated that it was "not a bad thing to bowl first" as they had done well at the same venue against Sri Lanka in their first match of the tournament. [Full Article...]

India opt to field, Ashwin replaces Umesh against Proteas

Kohli might look to replace middle-order batsman Kedhar Jadhav with star off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin alongside left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja who might just add to the balance of the team. Going into the virtual "quarterfinal" clash, both India and South Africa hold two points each after registering comprehensive wins against Pakistan and Sri Lanka respectively in their opening clash... [Full Article...]

India knock out South Africa to reach Champions Trophy semi-finals

So I try my very best to try and concentrate on what I have to do rather than thinking about the captaincy and too many other things happening. "But we do come up short for some reason in tournaments like this, and it is pretty sad", he said. [Full Article...]

Grateful we could bring smiles in times of tragedy: Mathews

Grateful we could bring smiles in times of tragedy: Mathews On whether there is a difference when a league game turns into a knock-out match, he replied: "I think you need to have a good balance of being competitive as well as passionate but at the same time, not getting over-excited". ICC has, meanwhile, approved Dhananjaya de Silva as a replacement player for Kusal Perera in the Sri Lanka squad for the tournament. In the opening two games of th... [Full Article...]


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