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Watch Sebastian Vettel Make Overtake Of Year So Far On Valtteri Bottas

With strategy key to the race , it was vital Vettel emerged ahead of Hamilton from his final stop as he was finishing the grand prix on the slower, but more durable, medium tyre. I could hear the cheering and see the fans we have out here. From there, he controlled the race to wrap up a victory and cut Vettel's championship lead to six points. Read More »

Japan's Takuma Sato wins Indianapolis 500

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At the end of a long, bloody battle that sliced numerous favorites from the race and saw a whopping 35 lead changes, veteran IndyCar driver Takuma Sato grabbed the honor of dousing himself in milk at the 2017 Indianapolis 500 , battling off rival Helio Castroneves in the final minutes of the race to grab a victory few saw coming at the start of the day. Read More »

Mauricio Pochettino admits there's 'nothing to regret' despite Chelsea's title win

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Harry Kane was thrilled to say goodbye to White Hart Lane by scoring the winning goal for Tottenham in a 2-1 Premier League victory against Manchester United on Sunday. When people say 'we gambled, ' we didn't gamble, we didn't choose Europa League. "To finish strong and finish unbeaten here is something special". "We have a very bright future, with a team and squad who are hungry to learn, win and get better". Read More »

Rahane, Tiwary, Dhoni and Washington pin Mumbai, power Pune into final

Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) have 3-1 win-loss record against Mumbai Indians (MI). For Rising Pune Supergiant, making the playoffs has been a huge turnaround from the time when they were at the floor of the table; eleven days into the season, RPS were eighth in the standings with just one win from four matches . Read More »

Vettel ends Ferrari's long wait for Monaco victory

Ferrari had a one, two finish has Sebastian Vettel edged out Kimi Raikkonen to win the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday. "We'll be sure to push those red cars hard next time out in Canada". If Hamilton pits at the end of the first lap and the safety vehicle comes out at an early stage of the race , he will cruise up to the back of the pack, which will all need to pit at some point. Read More »

Arsene Wenger: Arsenal's season far from a disaster

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It would be the first time you make 75 points and you are not in the top four". The only defeat came to north London rivals Tottenham, who on Sunday beat Manchester United in the last match at White Hart Lane to secure a second-placed finish. Read More »

First rain drops at French Open

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Doctors said it would take her six months to recover. "But I did not really give him chances to hit a lot". In 2014, on the morning after her second Wimbledon victory, Kvitova's former coach David Kotyza had spelled out the word "Pojd" with toilet paper in the garden of the house the entire team was staying in. Read More »

Vettel Wins Monaco GP to Stretch F1 Lead over Hamilton

Hamilton finished seventh and behind his Mercedes teammate, Valtteri Bottas , who was fourth. "The two laps with old tyres, I gave it everything I had", he said. Bottas, who replaced retired 2016 champion Nico Rosberg in January, was third and two hundredths of a second off Vettel's time of 1:12.221. "I had a couple of laps where I really pushed and it made a difference". Read More »

Harvick wins Charlotte pole; Cup leader Larson starts last

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Race victor Kyle Busch led all 10 laps in the final segment. Unless, of course, Jimmie Johnson chose to take a crack at it ... He led the opening two stages of the event from flag-to- flag, but wasn't able to maintain the top spot heading into the final 10-lap dash after a less than ideal pit stop. Read More »

Sarfraz confident of Pakistan's Champions Trophy chances

It's different for them. "Right now, the mindset is very similar - to go out there and enjoy our cricket, which we've done in the past couple of years". "In the Champions Trophy, you need to be on top of your game from game one". Following their encounter with Pakistan , India will take on Sri Lanka and South Africa on June 8 and 11 respectively. Read More »

Bucket list: Earnhardt seeking Coca-Cola 600 victory

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Austin Dillon , center, celebrates with his crew after winning the NASCAR Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Monday, May 29, 2017. Meanwhile, Harvick's tough luck at Charlotte continued. Chase Elliott and Brad Keselowski each had an early exit in Sunday's Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway following a crash. Read More »

FRENCH OPEN '17: From Agassi-Nole to US teen, what to watch

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A male or female player sweeping the four Grand Slam events in the same tennis season is incredibly rare. He has lost only one match on clay, winning the Monte Carlo , Barcelona , and Madrid tournaments before falling short in Rome. "I love having Roger and Rafa back at the top of their games". But he is more than willing to sacrifice time in his own bed if it means that he can put together a good run at the French Open . Read More »

James, Cavaliers finish off Celtics

After torching the Celtics for 35, James now sits at 5,995 postseason career points. Cleveland walked onto the parquet Thursday night, not with thoughts of Golden State , but with a mind to putting these exacerbating Celtics down for the year. Read More »

French Open Day 1: Match Points

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Muguruza, who would meet Francesca Schiavone in the first round, said , "It's very odd to find two past champions meeting in the first round". "But I wouldn't say that the younger players, they didn't make it". Also, tennis fans could be treated to a Rafael Nadal vs Novak Djokovic semi-final in less than two weeks. "It's an incredible feeling to be back and to look at this trophy". Read More »

Harvick has Charlotte pole

This Saturday, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice will kick off at 9 a.m.to 9:55 a.m. "There was agreement that this process would enhance the racing we see at Charlotte Motor Speedway ". The 27-year-old Dillon stretched his fuel 70 laps to earn his first victory in his 133rd Cup start. The names of fallen military service members are placed on the front windshields of all the Cup Series cars in the Coca-Cola 600, and specially-prepared "honor" and "remember" flags are displayed ... Read More »

How Antonio Conte and Chelsea F.C. are changing the Premier Leauge

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Only one year later, to win in a league where there are big teams with great players and great managers, it's important to celebrate now. "Whereas at the start of the season I think he was having a look at one or two; he was trying to understand what perhaps Chelsea had done previously that had worked for them". Read More »

Ferarris Sebastian Vettel wins Monaco Grand Prix

Raikkonen made his pit stop on lap 34, at a time when there was no obvious requirement to do so, and he came out behind slower cars, which he had to lap. Vettel stayed out longer to gain the advantage on his team mate, a team strategy that seems to confirm the Finn has been relegated to number two status at Ferrari . Read More »

LeBron James says he emulated Michael Jordan - right down to hairline

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For the third straight year, it's Cleveland and Golden State in the NBA Finals . "I mean, it's up there", James said Sunday. "And if you add Pop (coach Gregg Popovich) in there, that's five Hall of Famers". "I've been very blessed the last few years to be a part of this league and play on the big stage", said Cleveland star LeBron James , who has now reached the Finals for the eighth time - including each of the last seven years. Read More »

Cavs-GSW Part III is 1st in NBA

But I don't know the solution, I don't know if there is a solution and I don't know if we really need one. LeBron James has a laundry list of incredible feats and achievements on a basketball court, but his greatest accomplishment may very well end up being snatching away the title of GOAT (Greatest of All Time) from Jordan. Read More »

England win ODI series vs South Africa with 2-run win

England clinched victory in the one-day global series with South Africa as the tourists fell three runs short of victory despite an excellent partnership from David Miller and Chris Morris. There were probably four or five overs that went too big and cost us the game. Maharaj endured three of the dropped catches off his bowling, Stokes badly put down first by Hashim Amla at slip - the ball going straight through the fielder's legs for four - and then by De Kock next ball. Read More »

FA Cup final: Arsene Wenger becomes most successful manager

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With Arsenal's defence ravaged by injury and suspension, Gunners boss Arsene Wenger handed Mertesacker his first appearance in the starting line-up for 392 days in Saturday's Wembley showpiece against Chelsea . "Maybe now we're a bit sad, but we shouldn't forget the unbelievable season we've had being ( Premier League ) champions", Courtois said. "I love to make late runs into the box", Ramsey said. Read More »

Hamilton: Ferrari is favouring Vettel

Vettel's 45th career win was the German's third in six races this season. "I saw Valtteri pitted and Kimi responded, I still had a bit of a gap and nothing to lose so I pushed as hard as possible and in two laps I surprised myself to pull a gap and come out in front". Read More »

LeBron James Sets New NBA Scoring Record

Game 5 was such a non-event that Charles Barkley stated he was going to nick off at half-time to watch the (far more enthralling) Game 7 National Hockey League clash between Ottawa and Pittsburgh . James scored 15 and Irving 13 in the quarter, with James hitting three bombs in the final 2:41. "It's tough to say that we didn't expect it; we knew they'd be right there". Read More »

Vettel emulates Schumacher as Ferrari end Monaco jinx

He now has a total of 45 wins, reports Efe. Vettel , a four-times world champion and first Ferrari victor in Monaco since Schumacher, has now won three of the six races to Hamilton's two. "We had a lot of hard times last year, but this year it seems to be (the other way around)", Vettel said. "The gap's big but not impossible to close ", said Hamilton. Read More »