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London attack: More detentions in hunt for accomplices

The prime minister called for action at home where extremism may be tolerated. Police stand guard on Ripple Road in east London, where officers have conducted raids after Saturday's deadly terror attack in the capital, Monday June 5, 2017. Read More »

Highlights of French Open eighth day

Martic unleashed big returns, consecutive backhand winners driven down the line and via delicate dropshot to take herself to the brink of victory at 5-2. On a glorious Parisian morning, Romanian third seed Halep opens proceedings on Court Philippe Chatrier against Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro, while Ukrainian fifth seed Svitolina opens on Court Suzanne Lenglen against Croatia's Petra Martic . Read More »

Gareth Bale hoping to help make more history at Real Madrid


Los Blancos became the first side in the Champions League era to retain the trophy as their emphatic win in the Welsh capital saw them claim their record-extending 12th title. "I can not explain why we played like we did in the second half". As a player, he was in two consecutive Champions League finals with Juventus , losing both times , including to Madrid in 1998. Read More »

Champions League final: Zidane speaks on defeating Juventus


The Spaniards' unprecedented dominance commenced when they swept the first five stagings of the UEFA championship. We've won trophies and of course it is one of the best moments of my career - I have the opportunity to say this every year but it's true! But I worked tirelessly hard to get back and to get ready for this game. Read More »

NBA Finals 2017 Game 2: Cavaliers vs


I'm feeling more like I did at the end of the regular season". "He's an assassin", Cavs coach Tyronn Lue told ESPN at practice Saturday. Now Kerr is back, facing the very team that stormed back from a 3-1 deficit in last year's Finals to steal a championship. Read More »

Cavs' Lue glad Kerr back on Warriors' sideline

Kerr announced before Game 2 on Sunday that he is returning to the sideline the first time since the first round of the playoffs against Portland. Since then, assistant coach Mike Brown has been Golden State's acting coach and the Warriors have responded with 11 wins in a row, their total of 13 matching the longest win streak in National Basketball Association playoff history. Read More »

Cavaliers Look To Even NBA Finals Against High-Flying Warriors

Instead, Golden State remains a flawless 14-0 on the postseason and improved to +16.9 point differential, which will set an all-time record if maintained. Despite the bad loss in Game 1, the Cavs could still be in a fantastic position with a Game 2 win and completely flip the narrative of this series . Read More »

Ronaldo speaks on winning fourth Champions League final


With the blow of the final whistle, the Portuguese global was named the Man-of-the-Match and received the award from former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson . "It was not easy". But Juventus' dreams of a first Champions League title in 21 years ended in heartbreak as Madrid upped the ante, regaining their lead as Casemiro's 30-yard drive flew home via a deflection. Read More »

Johnson extends track record with 11th win at Dover

Eventual victor Jimmie Johnson stayed on the track hoping for a caution and got one on Lap 330 when Regan Smith's Ford slammed into the Turn 2 wall. Enders won for the first time this season and 22nd time overall. (12) Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ford , Accident, 62. Martin Truex Jr. rounded out the top three finishers in the AAA 400 . Read More »

More than 1500 injured in panic after soccer game

Zidane's joy was his former club Juve's despair, Massimiliano Allegri's side crashing to a fifth successive defeat in Champions League finals and seventh in total, extending their own desperately unwanted record. Particularly after the world player of the year ensured Madrid pulled off one of soccer's hardest feats, becoming the first team to successfully defend their Champions League title. Read More »

India trounces Pakistan in ICC Champions Trophy; wins by 124 runs


Ravindra Jadeja and Hardik Pandya picked up two wickets each. India have never lost to Pakistan in 11 World Cup and World Twenty20 meetings over the years. "And I'll take the blame, me, I'll take it". It was surprisingly easy for India . The opening pair, Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan came to bat. Read More »

Afghan capital mourns blast victims as anger swirls

An Afghan security guard at the German embassy was killed and several of its employees injured in the explosion, which was caused by a device in a tanker truck in Kabul's diplomatic district. Mohammed Nazi, a driver with the BBC , was also killed, while four journalists from the British public broadcaster were being treated in hospital. Read More »

Bangladesh suffer woeful warm-up for Champions Trophy opener

The conditions in England might not suit spinners much but both Ashwin and Jadeja have the quality and accuracy to make run-scoring hard for batsmen. Morgan agreed: "W hen the guys bat like that, it's a lot easier than used to be, having Joe Root in the side and an in-form Alex Hales". For a game as steeped in tradition as cricket is, the authorities have to constantly confront with the perennial question of how much of technology should be used. Read More »

Manchester United Want To Sign Real Madrid Defender Raphael Varane


The Manchester United manager is set to sanction a move to bring the Real Madrid defender to Old Trafford in the summer transfer window. "As that was the case, I got my head down". Varane also revealed how it was indeed those who doubted whether he was worthy of a first-team spot who convinced him to stay and fight for his place in the team. Read More »

Tennis players react to Real Madrid win over Juventus!

Madrid became the first team to defend the European Cup successfully since Arrigo Sacchi's AC Milan in 1990 and the first to achieve the feat since the competition relaunched as the Champions League in 1992. "The objective is to win next season's Champions League, it is not easy, but nothing is impossible". "Every Real Madrid fan is so grateful to him, he lifted our level of talent when he arrived in 2001 and was the best player in the world". Read More »

Austin Dillon Celebrates Coca-Cola 600 Win By Doing Burnout In His Barn

At one point, fans had to evacuate from their seats and the race was paused. Finally, prior to the 2014 season, Childress and Dillon made the grand announcement - at Charlotte Motor Speedway, no less - that they would bring the No. Dillon was one of several to try an alternative strategy, staying out at the last round of green-flag pitstops to try and make the end of the race. Read More »

French Open 2017: Top 5 Best Shots: Nadal, Thiem, Wozniacki

Meanwhile, reigning women's champion Garbine Muguruza had to leave her press conference in tears yesterday following a feisty encounter with French No 1 Kiki Mladenovic. 13 Kristina Mladenovic in three sets, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3. - John Isner having problems name-checking third round conqueror Karen Khachanov . It's something I don't like he's doing. Read More »

Rampant Real Thrash Juve, Retain Champions League


Overwhelmed and unable to focus when the pressure was really ramped up, Juventus suffered more heartbreak in a European final , just when they looked primed for an assault at halftime, with the scores level at 1-1. We've won trophies and of course it is one of the best moments of my career - I have the opportunity to say this every year but it's true! And Ronaldo Jnr seized his time in the limelight spectacularly as a fan captured the six-year-old in action in a video posted on Twitter. Read More »

Brits, Kiwis advance to next round in America's Cup prelims

The result means the US team will have a point lead against whoever gets to challenge them in a head-to-head match, which will be won by the first team to get to seven points. "But at the end of the day it's about carrying on improving and carrying on learning and making sure we get back facing them again". Back came Emirates Team New Zealand, the Kiwi boat showing superior speed upwind, which, allied to canny course management, allowed Burling to close the gap and move in front. Read More »

Amla becomes fastest to reach 25 ODI tons


Chris Morris biffed usefully. Batting first, the South Africans , the highest ranked team in one-day internationals (ODIs), posted a score of 299-6 from their 50 overs at The Oval in London . De Villiers appeared briefly here before spooning a catch to midwicket via a genuinely horrendous shot - a wild splay-footed pull off something flat and short from Seekkuge Prasanna. Read More »