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ICC Champions Trophy: You can't rest on your laurels, says Virat Kohli

The latter has returned home, after South Africa's early Champions Trophy exit, to attend the birth of his first child but is hoping to return in time for the opening Investec Test against England at Lord's on July 6. "We just didn't play very well", he said. Hardik and Dhoni were brilliant to get the wicket of Ab de Villiers and from thereon there was no looking back for India . [Full Article...]

Kohli simply the best, says De Villiers

If India manage to clinch the victory at the Oval today, they will become the first team to win the Trophy three times and join Australia as the second team to defend the title. 'He is a consummate surgeon at the crease, intensely focussed, working hard, playing the ball into gaps in the field and staying calm under pressure, ' says ABD of Kohli. [Full Article...]

Economy Boost, Airport Deal: What Northern Ireland Unionists Get From London

The Conservative leader discussed her party's deal with the DUP, as well as meeting with Arlene Foster's party. Theresa May is to hold talks with the Northern Ireland political parties amid warnings an expected deal with the Democratic Unionists (DUP) to prop up her minority government will undermine the peace process. [Full Article...]

Gareth Bale: Real Madrid forward 'happy' to stay and wants more trophies

Gareth Bale: Real Madrid forward 'happy' to stay and wants more trophies Croatia playmaker Modric, who brilliantly set up Ronaldo's second goal , was quick to pay tribute to manager Zinedine Zidane . Unsurprisingly, the rewards on and off the pitch have left numerous Real Madrid players reiterating their desire to stay at the club after suggestions they could leave. [Full Article...]

Ashley Williams up for the fight as Wales prepare for Serbia qualifier

Ashley Williams up for the fight as Wales prepare for Serbia qualifier Or does he show real attacking intent in the belief that a shock win can really turn the group on its head? But Wales' hopes of taking all three points in Belgrade were dashed by Aleksandar Mitrovic who - as he did in Cardiff - popped up with an equaliser against Chris Coleman's men. [Full Article...]

Sarfraz, Imad: Pakistanis to win an ICC final vs India

Inzamam (60 off 37 balls) joined hands with Miandad (57 not out) to engineer a 87-run stand for the fifth wicket to stem the rot, while Zaman showed no big-game nerves to notch up a 58-ball 57 which eventually helped Pakistan sail through to the final easily. [Full Article...]

India favoured to beat Pakistan in final

Matches have previously been opportunities for diplomacy and to defuse tensions with rare high-level meetings or to swap friendly remarks. A local paper called it a match between the imperial might of India versus Pakistan's rag-tag band of rebels. [Full Article...]

Four-way tie at Erin Hills

Another big mover was Patrick Reed , who looked like he might have posted the round of the tournament shooting a 7-under 65 early on Saturday, before Thomas' posted his insane good score later in the day . "I'm not sure when it's going to sink in". Kentucky native Thomas became the youngest golfer to shoot 59 on the PGA Tour , which came in the opening round of his Sony Open victory in Hono... [Full Article...]

Warriors to do 'whatever it takes' to keep Stephen Curry

Residents of Oakland, which lost one of its other beloved teams, the Raiders, to Las Vegas, are still reeling from a police scandal and mourning a fatal warehouse fire. In downtown Oakland, about 1,000 people celebrated in the streets, but most were peaceful. "'I've never played on a super team.' You started the super team, bro". [Full Article...]

Cristiano Ronaldo 'outraged' and determined to leave Real Madrid

According to Portuguese daily A Bola , the 32-year-old, who is currently on worldwide duty with Portugal for the Confederations Cup, has been left angered at his treatment by Spanish tax authorities and now wishes to leave the country . Worldwide team-mate Andre Silva of AC Milan declared he is fully committed and focused to win another competition with the Euro 2016 champions. Since I began p... [Full Article...]

England bow out of Champions Trophy with semi-final defeat to Pakistan

England bow out of Champions Trophy with semi-final defeat to Pakistan So, understandably, skipper Sarfraz was on cloud nine after entering the finals and credited his team for the sweet turnaround of fortunes. "I'm just very disappointed", said Root. But within touching distance of a first global 50-over title after three victories in the group stage, they crumbled limply to 211 all out and the bowlers failed to fire as Pakistan strolled to their target with alm... [Full Article...]

Oracle Team USA beat New Zealand, win America's Cup qualifier

Oracle Team USA beat New Zealand, win America's Cup qualifier The challenger with the fewest points at the end of the qualifiers will not go through to the next semi-final round. Although New Zealand fought back, a couple of uncharacteristic errors meant they were unable to get ahead of Spithill's 50-foot (15 metre) catamaran and were beaten easily by the holders of the oldest trophy in worldwide sport. [Full Article...]

Most-Watched NBA Finals Since 1998 Finish Strong

Durant has attracted ire for his decision to join the Warriors , who won 73 games previous year but lost a 3-1 lead in the 2016 Finals to James' Cleveland Cavaliers. Pop star Rihanna , who famously feuded with Kevin Durant during the NBA Finals, proved to be a good sport. Since all four of those stars are in their 20s, Golden State seems destined to rule the National Basketball Associatio... [Full Article...]

Ben Ainslie's America's Cup dream ends

The Kiwis won two of three races against Ainslie's Land Rover BAR on Bermuda's Great Sound to win the series 5-2 and advance to face the victor of the series between Sweden's Artemis Racing and SoftBank Team Japan . "The guys have taken the boat out and assessed the damage, of which we have quite a bit", Burling said. The Team New Zealand shore crew were forced to work around the cloc... [Full Article...]

Champions Trophy Finals: High voltage match between India & Pakistan tomorrow

But on the eve of the Champions Trophy against bitter rivals Pakistan , India skipper Virat Kohli admitted he is steering well clear of social media ahead of the hotly-anticipated clash. While bowling also, we have got wickets when we attacked. Former Pakistan captain Imran Khan advised current skipper Sarfaraz and tweeted: "Pak's strength is bowling; India's is batting". [Full Article...]

Padres beat Brewers in another slugfest, 7-5 in 11 innings

Padres beat Brewers in another slugfest, 7-5 in 11 innings Anderson grounded out to first for the second out of the inning, but Eric Sogard followed with a single and Thames sent him home when he homered to right-center field to make it a 3-1 game. It is the fastest in franchise history to reach 100. Padres OF Manuel Margot ran the bases before the game and is expected to begin a rehab assignment Monday or Tuesday, San Diego manager Andy Green said. [Full Article...]

McIlroy hits back after accused of being 'bored' by Elkington

It was a US Open to forget for Rory McIlroy after he failed to make the cut by four shots. . "Nobody more gifted than Rory". Trying to shame McIlroy by name-dropping golf's greatest player proved ineffective, as the younger man went for the jugular with a jibe about Elkington's advancing years: "That's why jack designed 100's of golf courses... [Full Article...]

Have no option but to attack Indian top order: Mickey Arthur

With six wins under their belt in nine matches since 2011 World Cup , the Indian team look favorites. We've got to try and make that new ball really work for us. There will be many distractions when India lines up against Pakistan in the final, with a manic crowd likely to be out of control in the lead up and on match day as the hype for this match will be huge", said Hussey. [Full Article...]

Penn State fraternity brothers return to court today

Eighteen members of the now-shuttered Beta Theta Pi fraternity at Penn State University face... An early attempt by the attorneys to have the preliminary hearings severed was denied by District Judge Allen Sinclair, who presided over the hearing. [Full Article...]

Warriors, Durant storm to finals win

It was an unprecedented third consecutive meeting between the clubs in the finals and both appear ready to continue their domination of conference rivals on the way to an annual showdown for the crown. Sheldon Glasgow, who has been living in Oakland for 10 years, said he wasn't angry the Warriors were moving. Curry sank a contested 3-pointer with less than a minute remaining in the game to ham... [Full Article...]


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