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7 reasons why Indo-Pak cricket series won't happen in future

The South Asian rivals will meet in a group clash in the upcoming Champions Trophy in Edgbaston, Birmingham, England, June 4. India and Pakistan, however, will continue to play against one another other in global tournaments. A way out could be to hold cricket series in third country destinations like Dubai or Sharjah but it would be prudent for the clouds of acrimony and suspicion to pass before the two countries host each other. Read More »

PM Modi arrives on two-day visit to Spain


A popular German state governor announced Tuesday that he is stepping down after being diagnosed with cancer, prompting a change to Chancellor Angela Merkel's federal Cabinet less than four months before a national election. For the PM's agenda for the day, he met Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel to boost bilateral relations and seek investments for the country. India and Germany emphasised their commitment to a stable, united, prosperous, pluralistic and peaceful Afghanistan , the ... Read More »

Nadal and Djokovic both off to a solid start in French Open

Women's 1st rd: Samantha Stosur (Aus) bt Kristina Kucova (Svk) 7-5 6-1, Zhang Shuai (Chn) bt Donna Vekic (Cro) 7-5 6-4, Caroline Wozniacki (Den) bt Jaimee Fourlis (Aus) 6-4 3-6 6-2, Karolina Pliskova (Cze) bt Zheng Saisai (Chn) 7-5 6-2. "I'm feeling good, I'm playing good tennis and I'm happy to be back in Paris ". Agassi looked on from the player's box on court Philippe Chatrier on Monday, smiling when his charge won an epic 38-shot rally in the first set. Read More »

Arsene Wenger, Arsenal Reportedly Agreed to Terms for New Contract

Arsenal ended a hard season on a high at the weekend, beating Chelsea 2-1 at Wembley to win the FA Cup . The 67-year-old will meet the Arsenal board at a meeting on Tuesday where his future will be a topic of discussion. However, there are Arsenal supporters who will want to see their side challenge for the Premier League title, something the team have failed to win since 2004. Read More »

Ciao, Schiavone? 2010 French Open champ unclear about future


Another 30-year-old, tiny Sara Errani-rather like compatriot Schiavone-had suffered a slip in form and rankings to 91, but she too has scored some of her best wins at Roland Garros . "I'm happy that I managed to play - to be able to be kind of composed out there - because I wasn't sure how I was going to react again in the centre court, playing against an ex-champ", she said. Read More »

Player guide for Champions League finalist Juventus


The striker knows that Juventus is a very tough team: "We know it's going to be a very hard game but we are Real Madrid and we have a good opportunity to win", the player said. Gareth Bale missed nearly three months with an ankle injury he suffered in November against Sporting Lisbon . "We can get a double, defend the title and enter the history of the Champions League ". Read More »

Lonzo Ball to work out for Lakers on June 9

Last month, LaVar's Big Baller Brand unveiled Lonzo's debut " ZO2 " sneakers, which caused tons of controversy. On the surface it appears that the stars are aligned for UCLA guard Lonzo Ball to remain in The Golden State as the No. That followed comments by Cavaliers forward Channing Frye, who said Ball would be " disgustingly easy to hate on ". "He's not real vocal on the court", Alford said of Ball. Read More »

Arsene Wenger agrees to a new two-year contract with Arsenal

Board members are due to give their assent to those plans. The 67-year-old ended the most hard season of his career on a high with a 2-1 FA Cup final win against Chelsea last weekend. "We believe that Arsene Wenger has the support of the Arsenal board and, perhaps significantly, the support of majority shareholder Stan Kroenke ". Read More »

Modi becomes first Indian PM since 1988 to visit Spain

Modi seemed to subtly underscore the political significance of Germany pushing for a more liberal and open global order at a time when the United States under President Donald Trump is showing signs of protectionism and reneging on the Paris climate change agreement. Read More »

Pittsburgh holds off Predators in Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final

The Penguins went 37 minutes , nine seconds of game time without a shot on goal until Jake Guentzel snapped a 3-3 tie at 16:43 of the third period . "We showed a lot of character", said Rinne. Only six teams have won more than Pittsburgh's four Stanley Cups, and Nashville is far behind with zero. Read More »

Wenger's future to be decided by Tuesday

A large portion of Arsenal fans have been crying out for a new manager for a number of years. He said: "Wenger came to the club in 1996 and he wasn't particularly well known". "I'm lost for words really - I never thought I'd experience this", the England Under-21 global added. "The behaviour of some people during the season, that is what hurts me most ". Read More »

Police found Tiger Woods 'asleep at the wheel' with two flat tyres

Breath tests showed no alcohol in the sport star's system, while Woods also agreed to a urine test. " I understand the severity of what I did and I take full responsibility for my actions ". "He needs all our help and we wish him well". Woods will face an arraignment hearing on July 5 before Judge Sandra Bosso-Pardo. "I feel bad for Tiger", Jack Nicklaus said at a news conference to promote his tournament, the Memorial, that will be played this week in Dublin, Ohio. Read More »

Liverpool's Clyne out of England squad


England will play Scotland in a World Cup qualifier in Glasgow on June 10 before travelling to Paris to tackle France in a friendly on June 13. England boss Gareth Southgate admits it is "impossible to say" whether Wayne Rooney will play for his country again. "We have been very clear". Read More »

Promote Top Pitching Prospect Jose De Leon


The Rangers are 5-1 in their last 6 during game 3 of a series, 8-1 in their last 9 home games and 7-19 in their last 26 vs. This is his third stint with the Rays . Peter Bourjos' venture to the 10-day disabled list with tennis elbow opened the other spot. Rangers: RHP Tyson Ross will make at least one more rehab start, likely Saturday, in his recovery from surgery for thoracic outlet syndrome. Read More »

Report lists 4 medications for Woods

Woods' vehicle was stopped in the right lane of the road with the brake lights and right turn signal on, the report stated. A statement from Woods said: 'I take full responsibility. The arrest is the latest gloomy episode to hit the 14-time major victor, who once towered over his sport before being engulfed by turmoil in his private life and a series of debilitating injuries. Read More »

Doubts about Bale's fitness ahead of Champions League final


Zidane was understandably reluctant to discuss whether he intends to start with Bale or Isco , and also claimed he has the option of using both at the same time. No coach has lead the club to a League and Champions League double since 1958. "Gareth doesn't have to say anything to me". The Madrid post remains the most demanding job in football - President Florentino Perez has gone through 11 coaches in his 13 years in charge across two spells - but Zidane is now looking like one of ... Read More »

Catfish tosser says he was 'dumb redneck with a bad idea'


The Penguins were leading 3-0 last night during the second period of Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final . Evgeni Malkin scored his eighth goal of the playoffs on the power play , beginning a stretch of just over 4 minutes in which the Penguins scored three goals to race out to a 3-0 lead. Read More »

Stanton's long homer helps Marlins beat Angels 8-5

He stayed in the game but was removed for a defensive replacement the following inning. There was no immediate announcement regarding the injury . Riddle, whose two-run shot gave the Marlins a 4-2 lead, also had an RBI double. Miami scored in the first when shortstop Simmons threw the ball into the stands on a two-out grounder with a runner on. And every starting position player except Christian Colon (walk, sacrifice bunt) had a hit. Read More »

Woods found asleep at the wheel, no alcohol in his system


The report released Tuesday indicated that Woods told officers that he was recovering from surgery. Woods has undergone four separate surgeries on his back since 2014, with the most recent procedure taking place in late April. Woods, who owns a home on Jupiter Island, was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail at 7:18 a.m. ET on a single count of driving under the influence. Read More »

Pogba, Mkhi, Mata say Europa win defies critics


The Manchester United record goalscorer has had a much diminished influence at Old Trafford this season, including only starting on the bench in both Manchester United's League Cup and Europa Leage final victories. It was a fantastic collective performance, there were very good individual performances and we had total control of the game. "We had to focus". Ajax enjoyed 69 per cent possession and had 17 attempts, but only three on target, which didn't test Romero in the Manchester ... Read More »

John Terry will make a decision on retirement in June


John Terry accepts that he is unlikely to play at Wembley again but is hoping to get back there as a manager. Terry was an unused substitute on Saturday at Wembley, as his 22-year Blues spell as man and boy ended with a 2-1 loss to Arsenal in the FA Cup final . Read More »

Michigan State not renewing Blackwell's contract


Blackwell didn't immediately respond to a message seeking comment on Tuesday. He last spoke to the media during the Spartans' signing day event on February 1 at Spartan Stadium. His contract - set to originally expire on March 31 - had been extended in each of the past two months , a common practice for a suspended employee. Read More »