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Champions Trophy semi-final: Pakistan opt to bowl against England

They collapsed, however, on a sluggish pitch from 128 for two in sunny conditions which normally favour batsmen and the bowlers failed to fix the damage as Fakhar Zaman and Azhar Ali shared a stand of 118 to lead Pakistan to their target. [Full Article...]

Chelsea to host Burnley in EPL opener

Chelsea to host Burnley in EPL opener Liverpool take on Watford, under the new management of Marco Silva, at Vicarage Road, while Spurs travel to Championship (second tier) champions Newcastle United . There is some hope for Jurgen Klopp though - a reunion with his former assistant manager Wagner comes in the midst of all those. The festive programme is typically packed, with a full round of fixtures two days before Christmas. [Full Article...]

Gatland: Lions took a step back against Highlanders

Gatland: Lions took a step back against Highlanders With eight minutes to go and the game on a knife edge, the Highlanders scrum just bent its back and powered through the Lions front eight, winning a penalty . Dazzling footwork kept Highlanders defenders occupied and blistering pace for first Lions try , although he must tighten up his defence if he is to be a Test starter. [Full Article...]

US Congressman Steve Scalise shot at baseball practice in Virginia

Republican Rep. Jeff Duncan says he belives he spoke with the man who minutes later opened fire on the congressional baseball practice . "Many lives would have been lost, if not for the heroic actions of the two Capitol police officers who took down the gunman despite sustaining gunshot wounds during a very, very brutal assault", Trump said . [Full Article...]

Al Horford Follows Gordon Hayward On Instagram, Stokes Fire On Celtics Rumors

Wojnarowski added that Griffin and Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward are Boston's primary targets this offseason and that "both players would potentially have interest there". And I'm sure Paul being around the last couple years with him, I'm sure they discussed it. But the big thing with the 28-year-old has been health, as he's battled injuries for most of his career. [Full Article...]

Russia, FIFA reach last-gasp TV deal for Confederations Cup

Russia, FIFA reach last-gasp TV deal for Confederations Cup However, hooligan violence and social issues threaten to stain the Confederations Cup and World Cup . Workers told researchers that some were prevented by private security guards from expressing their concerns about labor conditions or feared reprisals from employers if they spoke up, the report said . [Full Article...]

Durant Leads Warriors to NBA Championship

Durant came to the Warriors to be the guy who could allow them to meet and overcome James's unrelenting talent and will. "Our perspective, being blessed to play on this stage three years in a row". With the likes of Stephen Curry , Kevin Durant , Klay Thompson and Draymond Green , the Warriors really aren't going anywhere any time soon. [Full Article...]

Scary sight: Browns' top pick Garrett hurts foot in practice

Scary sight: Browns' top pick Garrett hurts foot in practice After practice ended, Jackson confirmed that Garrett had suffered an injury, but also added that he didn't yet know if it was severe or not . Garrett missed time earlier this spring with an unspecified injury. In addition to Kizer, the Browns have signed defensive linemen Myles Garrett (first round), Larry Ogunjobi (third) and Caleb Brantley (sixth), defensive back Howard Wilson (fourth), offe... [Full Article...]

Two taken to GW Hospital after Alexandria shooting

Two taken to GW Hospital after Alexandria shooting That has raised questions about the gunman's political motivations. But officials at the scene said that piece of the investigation remains unclear. Hodgkinson, who lived in the community just across the Mississippi River from St. "I did have an interaction with someone in the parking lot who asked me if the team practicing was a Democrat or Republican team", Duncan told reporters . [Full Article...]

Kevin Durant Shows DC Love After NBA Championship Win

It was the same kind of incidental contact Cavs forward Kevin Love was whistled for a flagrant foul after Durant complained to refs in Game 3. Before the start of the 2017 NBA Finals , the Westgate SuperBook tipped Warriors as a minus-160 favourite to win next year's championship. [Full Article...]

Golden State Warriors win NBA title; Kevin Durant Finals MVP

Golden State Warriors win NBA title; Kevin Durant Finals MVP LeBron James was playing in his seventh straight NBA Finals . After dropping last year's title to Cleveland making the greatest comeback in NBA Finals history from a 3-1 deficit, the Warriors vowed not to stumble again. That's when tensions and emotions bubbled over after a heated rebound battle, leading to a face-to-face confrontation between Golden State's David West and Cleveland's Trist... [Full Article...]

Nike Quiets Kevin Durant Critics With 'Debate This' Ad

Nike Quiets Kevin Durant Critics With 'Debate This' Ad Those were the words of public appreciation shared by Golden State Warriors majority owner Joe Lacob when he was interviewed by Doris Burke moments after his team won the 2016-17 National Basketball Association championship. With the lead up to 17 and halftime fast approaching Smith hit back-to-back threes on the Cavs final two possessions to get this back to a deficit from which it still felt... [Full Article...]

Warriors secure spot among legends by dumping Cavaliers

James and Smith added six points each, while Thompson converted two looks from the field and three of his four attempts from the free-throw line on his way to seven points. The Cavs responded with a dominant Game 4 win, 137-116, to avoid the sweep but didn't have enough to extend things back to Cleveland for a Game 6. [Full Article...]

French Open Semi-Final Jelena Ostapenko's Best Present

French Open Semi-Final Jelena Ostapenko's Best Present Stay tuned to see how Ostapenko fares in the semifinals at the French Open . She calibrated her strokes better as time went on and the air swirled less, taking four games in a row to make the first set interesting before ceding it. The Latvian player wrapped up the set in 31 minutes. Despite 50 unforced errors , Ostapenko on all counts beat Wozniacki and naturally made it to the semifinals. [Full Article...]

Golden State Warriors: 5 reasons they'll repeat as National Basketball Association champions in 2018

LeBron James may be the game's greatest player but the manner in which his Cleveland Cavaliers were dispatched in the NBA Finals on Monday may have signalled that his championship window has been slammed shut. "I need to sit down and figure this thing out", James said. "You have to tip your hat to Cleveland", he added. If you're a team with one star player, do you really want to sell out a ... [Full Article...]

Connecticut Congress members shaken by colleague's shooting in Virginia

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) was taking part in practice as a member of the Republican congressional baseball team when he was shot in the hip. "Our thoughts and prayers are with the members of Congress, their staffs, Capitol Police, first responders, and all others affected", Mr Trump said in a statement. [Full Article...]

England 'weren't good enough' in defeat to 10-man France - Kane

England 'weren't good enough' in defeat to 10-man France - Kane The match saw the intervention of the video assistant referee (VAR) early in the second half after the referee gave the penalty for Varane's foul on Dele Alli . On an evening when only Harry Kane and Raheem Sterling resembled global players, Southgate was left looking for positives from another poor England performance. [Full Article...]

US Open at Erin Hills: New course generates mixed views from players

US Open at Erin Hills: New course generates mixed views from players In a video titled Be careful at Erin Hills , Bryan walked two paces off the fairway and dropped his ball into the fescue. "It wouldn't surprise me if someone loses a ball and has to take an unplayable (lie)". That's not a way to start a major! While it requires the champion's game to be on point, their desire to win the Major also plays a huge factor according to Day. [Full Article...]

Josh Jackson cancels scheduled workout with Celtics

What makes this more interesting is that on Monday it was reported that Jackson was promised to be selected by the Los Angeles Lakers or Philadelphia 76ers , who hold the second and third overall picks in the draft respectively. So obviously there are other factors at play. In light of that, Jackson has narrowed down the list of potential landing spots, according to Jeff Goodman of ESPN . [Full Article...]

Rafael Nadal through to quarter-finals at French Open

Rafael Nadal through to quarter-finals at French Open Venus Williams wasn't in the most talkative of moods Sunday after a three-set loss at the French Open . Spanish 21st seed Carla Suarez Navarro reached the last 16 with a 6-4 6-4 win over No.14 Elena Vesnina of Russian Federation. Second seed Pliskova downed German Carina Witthoeft 7-5 6-1 in another rain-delayed match as fifth seed Svitolina edged out Magda Linette 6-4 7-5. She struggled in he... [Full Article...]


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