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Steve Kerr Says He Plans To Coach Warriors 'For A Long Time'

Twelve of the Warriors' 16 playoff wins this postseason were by double digits. In a short statement Tuesday, the Warriors said: "Today is all about celebrating our championship". "We put in everything we had, our heart, soul and sweat, everything", he said. They didn't allow last season to repeat and avoided losing the final series after having a 3-1 lead. Read More »

Ronaldo denies wrongdoing over Spanish taxes


Officials insist the new father-of-three "intentionally" failed to declare millions in profits related to image rights, and under-reported his income as $12.9 million during the three-year period in question, when it was actually nearly $48 million, reports The Guardian . Read More »

Does LeBron James Think That Super Teams Exist in the National Basketball Association?

Durant ripped out the hearts of Oklahoma City Thunder fans a year ago by leaving for the Oakland-based Warriors , which many considered the easiest route to an National Basketball Association title. "I knew it was going to be a battle I just tried to challenge him - you can't stop the guy. But we prevailed, we're champions and it's incredible doing it on our home floor". Read More »

Pressure is on India not Bangladesh: Ashraful, Bashar

Pakistan will take on the victor of the India vs Bangladesh semi-final, on Sunday at Oval. "Now we are in the final", he said. "They have cricketers who are skilled, who are committed to play for Bangladesh and play with a lot of passion". Read More »

Crusaders name seven All Blacks for Lions clash


The Wales full-back claimed the Lions would not accept heroic showing in defeat at the Crusaders on Saturday , vowing Gatland's men were now targeting victory above all else. "Our squad is working hard and we are seeing improvement in their performances both at training and in the games". "It was another proud moment for me, and for the players themselves and club, to get that result tonight". Read More »

Kevin Durant Received Text from Former President Barack Obama After Finals Win

ESPN spoke with seven Las Vegas bookmakers about the topic , and five of the six bookmakers had the Warriors favored in a game between this year's Golden State team and Michael Jordan's 1995-96 Bulls team . Curry , who had to take a backseat to accommodate Durant as the team's new alpha dog, praised his new teammate for embracing the Finals stage. Read More »

Huddersfield Town poised to smash club transfer record in Aaron Mooy pursuit


Last season, the Australian global starred during a loan spell for the Terriers as they secured promotion to the Premier League and they immediately set about securing a return for the player. City have also included a buyback option in the deal as well as sell-on clauses. The deal beats Huddersfield's previous record transfer, which was the £1.8m they paid for Christopher Schindler a year ago. Read More »

State of Origin series 2017


Walters said he wasn't sure if Johnathan Thurston would return but doubted he would have been able to turn back the sea of blue in Brisbane as Andrew Fifita left a trail of destruction in the middle of the field and James Tedesco and Jarryd Hayne added the finishing flourishes. Read More »

Champions Trophy: SA opt to bat against Pak


Talented but struggling Pakistan will face Confident South Africa in a must-win match of ICC Champions Trophy 2017 at Edgbaston on Wednesday after a hugely disappointing performance against arch-rivals India at the same venue. But none of that counted for very much after de Villiers won the toss in this day/night fixture. The introduction of spin in the ninth over on a wearing track, into its third usage after plans to play on a fresh surface were abandoned because of the recent bad ... Read More »

Everything we know about the Warriors Championship parade

User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Coach Steve Kerr cried. The team's four All-Stars shared the scoring wealth and played tough defense. "You hear all the narratives throughout the season that I was hopping on bandwagons, I was letting everybody else do the work", Durant said . Read More »

Captain Sarfraz proud of Pakistan young guns

Pakistan shocked England in the the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy as the Green Shirts eliminated the hosts in the semi-finals on Wednesday. With Pakistan having made it to the final, they will play the victor of the second semi-final, which will be between India and Bangladesh at Edgbaston on Thursday. Read More »

Warriors beat Cavaliers to take National Basketball Association title

The Warriors, who beat Cleveland in the 2015 Finals only to lose to them previous year after squandering a 3-1 series lead, went a record-setting 15-1 in the playoffs, their only loss coming in Game Four of the best-of-seven championship. The Warriors won in 2015 before the Cavs made their historic comeback past year. NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant can opt out of his contract this summer to negotiate a new deal. Read More »

England 211 all out against Pakistan in Champions Trophy semi-final

Eoin Morgan ruled out any element of complacency and insisted England simply failed to adapt to the demands of a used Cardiff pitch as they crashed out of the Champions Trophy against Pakistan . And our mindset does not differ", Kohli said on the eve of the match. But I believe that our players have learned the craft about how to handle the pressure. Read More »

India set to be unchanged for Champions Trophy semi-final

All I can say is we are determined to make it to the second successive final. India have made the semi-finals in each of these ICC tournaments. He could get away with respectable figures if frontline bowlers do well and put batsmen under pressure but if they don't then he will have to do much better than his performances so far. Read More »

Rafael Nadal wins 2017 French Open men's title


A brief lull as the court staff watered down the red dust failed to extinguish Nadal's fire and, despite Wawrinka's best efforts to extend the contest, the final set was little more than a coronation for Paris's favorite Spaniard. With Jelena Ostapenko winning the women's singles title, Sunday's match between Nadal and Wawrinka wraps up the French Open and the clay court season. Read More »

Leeds turn to former APOEL boss Thomas Christiansen


The 44-year-old had been managing in Cyprus with Apoel Nicosia, but it is understood he has left his post with them to make the move to Elland Road. The Dane was approached by new Leeds chairman Andrea Radrizzani, who appears to have personally selected the former Al Jazira assistant boss. Read More »

Back to the drawing board for Southgate and England

Skipper Harry Kane had earlier given England the lead and then restored parity from the penalty spot after France had drawn level and seized the initiative through goals from defensive duo Samuel Umtiti and Djibril Sidibe . "The reality is, find out exactly where you are against the very best". "We just didn't manage that period of the game as well as we needed to, I thought we exhausted", said Southgate . Read More »

LeBron James picks his dream teammates for 3-on-3 basketball

I haven't seen the full layout of how they plan on executing it. are they going to use National Basketball Association guys, are they going to use college guys. "They will definitely want to reward countries that have been doing a lot of 3-on-3 activities". He has plenty of legitimate reasons to sit out of Olympic events-the man already retired from Team USA after they won their second consecutive gold at the 2012 London Olympics-but not being good in a 3-on-3 format isn't one of them. Read More »

'Bout time: Mayweather, McGregor set date


Joshua v Klitschko was hugely enjoyable and a great spectacle but it doesn't deserve a place in any list of great fights and it nearly feels as if the public don't necessarily want that sort of fight, where you have two men at their peak going at it. Read More »

Bangladesh break into Asia's top rivalries


Meanwhile, a washed out game against Australia and a historic run chase against New Zealand ensured a spot for Bangladesh in the final four, a feat they have never achieved before. Mortaza's side only started believing in their chances after impressive displays in New Zealand, India , Sri Lanka and Ireland in the past few months. Read More »

30-Second Stretch Shows Why Lebron James is Better Than Everyone Else

But just because the Cleveland Cavaliers superstar isn't a fan of three-man teams, doesn't mean he hasn't spent time pondering the ideal squad. "We were able to get them past year, and they went out and got one of the best players that this league has ever seen, so they did a good job of - a great job, their front office and their players, by doing that recruiting, the things that they did in the summertime, and obviously it paid dividends", James said. Read More »

Waqar lashes out at England skipper Morgan for pitch complaint

After 17 long year battle, Yuvraj Singh is set to play his 300th ODI match against Bangladesh in the ongoing Champions Trophy , becoming only the fifth Indian cricketer after Mohammed Azharuddin, Sachin Tendulkar , Sourav Ganguly and Rahul Dravid to achieve such historic feat. Read More »