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Kohli: Don't think we need to change anything for final


As Pakistan is bracing up for confronting the Champions Trophy Final against the indomitable Indian team, former Pakistan skipper Aamer Sohail takes away all the attention. Last match when Amir was not there, people were anxious about our main strike bowler not playing. "Ever since he has come in the team he is one of our best", said Azhar of the 23-year-old bowler. Read More »

Steve Kerr stated plan to decline White House invitation

Curry said before the season started that he spoke with Durant , Draymond Green and Klay Thompson about the importance of sacrificing personal accolades for the betterment of the nucleus, with the understanding that money might be sacrificed, as well. Read More »

C.Ronaldo set to leave Real Madrid


The Guardian also cited a source close to Ronaldo, claiming the megastar was "outraged" and "feels great indignation" at the "injustice". Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain have both been linked with Madrid superstar Ronaldo, who has four years left to run on his current deal in the Spanish capital. Read More »

Fowler proves human, makes bogey at US Open

Four years after Justin Rose ended a 43-year wait for an English victor, Paul Casey and Tommy Fleetwood headed into the third round of the US Open at Erin Hills in a four-way tie for the lead. Love, who shot a 1-under 71, called the experience "awesome" and said of his father: "He has all the experience". "I lost a bit of skin out there", Casey said of the triple bogey. Read More »

Will LeBron James win another title with the Cavs? Bud vs. Doug

Two years in a row, James' Cavaliers have fallen into a big hole in the NBA Finals against the Warriors . "We're going to do whatever it takes to keep Steph here and happy", he said. Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry hoisted the Larry O'Brien trophy as his team and its fans celebrated the National Basketball Association championship with a victory parade. Read More »

Top 3 in world ranking miss cut for first time ever

Fowler's ability to reach seven-under and tie the opening round marks of Jack Nicklaus and Tom Weiskopf (set in the 1980 U.S. Open) is one of the storylines for the second day of the national championship. A handful of fans at the U.S. Open also posted video on Twitter of the craft's descent. Willett shot a 9-over 81 in the first round and then withdrew before his tee time in the second round. Read More »

Ronaldo seems 'very serious' amid Real Madrid exit storm, says Silva

Ronaldo has denied any wrongdoing. Roughly translated, the headlines state: "RONALDO WANTS TO LEAVE SPAIN". Ronaldo is said to be "deeply disenchanted" with the tax fraud allegations against him in Spain. His possible departure could prove to be a big blow for Real Madrid . Ronaldo believes the entire episode is due to poor management from Real Madrid and the agency that drew up his contract. Read More »

Oracle skipper Spithill tough on, off water in America's Cup


In 1988, after turning back New Zealand's rogue challenge with his catamaran defense, Conner engaged with some unpleasantness as a news conference ended, telling Kiwi boat designer Bruce Farr: "Get lost". "For ourselves the America's Cup is one of the unique sporting trophies where it's all about who wins the last race not the first and that's what we've been set up to do". Read More »

Kristina Mladenovic stuns Garbine Muguruza in fourth round


Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland clenches her fist after scoring a point in her fourth round match against Venus Williams of the USA which Bacszinsky won in three sets 5-7, 6-2, 6-1, the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris , France . Read More »

Portuguese revenue authority investigating alleged tax fraud by Cristiano Ronaldo

The Spanish prosecutor's office in Madrid confirmed on Tuesday they have filed a lawsuit against Ronaldo for allegedly defrauding the tax authorities of £13million (€14.7m) between 2011 and 2014. In May, Spain's Supreme Court rejected an appeal by Messi and stood by a Catalan regional court's 21-month prison sentence for defrauding authorities of 4.1 million euros on image rights. Read More »

Carnage at US Open as world's top three sent packing

Pardon the gallows humor. Jun 15, 2017; Erin , WI, USA; Jason Day walks off the 9th green during the first round of the U.S. Open golf tournament at Erin Hills . Then came the par five 14 hole. Harris English, who is 4 under after a second-round 69, said the greens on his last few holes "were firming up". "It really isn't about the score", he said. Read More »

Prannoy's fight ends in agony in Indonesia Open


A day after knocking Olympic medallist and six-time Indonesia Open victor Lee Chong Wei out, the unseeded Prannoy stunned Long 21-18, 16-21, 21-19 in a match lasting an hour and 15 minutes. Prannoy grabbed five match points, the first match point was saved by Sakai after which he produced a brilliant smash to grab a game point. Sakai hit the shuttle long next as the Indian moved to 19-18 and he grabbed his first match point at 20-19 due to a lucky net chord point. Read More »

McIlroy dismisses Twitter criticism after US Open exit

It's a good eight in the end. Koepka , Harman and Fleetwood all shot matching 2-under 70s to join Casey at 7-under. Americans Rickie Fowler and Brooks Koepka were slugging it out at the top of the U.S. Other notable players failing to make the cut included British Open champion Henrik Stenson (147), former Masters winners Charl Schwartzel (147) of South Africa and Australian Adam Scott (147) and double Masters victor Bubba Watson (148). Read More »

Amir fit again, will play final against India


Imran's teammate and close ally, Javed Miandad said the Champions Trophy final could prove to be the gateway for restoration of bilateral cricket series with India . They have been brought to the final due to external factors and not based on on-field performance. Yet even by their own "unpredictable" standards, Pakistan's transformation since that reverse has been remarkable and on Wednesday they knocked previously unbeaten tournament hosts England out of the competition with a ... Read More »

Djokovic and Nadal charge into French Open second round


Djokovic will face Portuguese player Joao Sousa on Wednesday in the next round. The defending champion, making his 50th successive Grand Slam appearance, eased into the second round at Roland Garros with a 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 victory over Spain's Marcel Granollers . Read More »

Arsenal's first £17.6m bid to sign 29-year-old attacker rejected


In turn, they're being linked with a move for Cuadrado, although as reported by The Sun , Juve want £30m for the Colombian global while Tottenham are also keen on the former Chelsea ace. Both clubs have reason to eye a move for Cuadrado, with Arsenal on the lookout for an alternative option to Alexis Sanchez, whose future still remains in doubt with Manchester City a mooted destination. Read More »

Matsuyama moves up leaderboard at US Open

Fowler shot a 73 and was still very much in the hunt at a second straight major. "I couldn't possibly shoot any higher than I did". "I had breakfast but it is a long walk out there and I just wanted to make sure I had enough food in the bag but I love peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, just love them". Read More »

Koepka and Fowler pull clear at Erin Hills

He three-putted on No. 13. "I'm sure mama's waiting for me to get home so I can help her out", Johnson said of his girlfriend, Paulina Gretzky. World number four Hideki Matsuyama (74), number five Jordan Spieth (73) and number Henrik Stenson (74) will all have work to do if they hope to see the weekend at season's second major. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo Reportedly Wants Real Madrid Exit After Tax Fraud Allegations

Ronaldo has huge following on social media platforms and everyone were shell stocked after hearing the initial reports.As soon as the reports emerged everyone were in disbelief upon Ronaldo's decision to leave RMCF. On Friday morning, a report in A Bola , a Portuguese newspaper , claimed Ronaldo wants to leave the La Liga side, just a few weeks after he scored twice in the Champions League final. Read More »

Paul McGinley reflects on Rory McIlroy's missed cut at US Open

It was day of sizzling drama on the links-style layout that featured stunning birdie runs and spectacular collapses - some like Casey coming on the same scorecard. Overnight leader Rickie Fowler looked set to retain his place at the top of the leaderboard but broke his 28-hole streak without dropping a shot with three bogeys in as many holes to derail his campaign. Read More »

Ronaldo wants to quit Real Madrid


Cristiano Ronaldo may want out of Real Madrid according to a report from Sky Sports . The 32-year-old has recently been involved in an alleged tax fraud scandal after being reported by Spanish authorities, which may be behind his desire to move. Read More »

Andy Murray vs Juan Martin del Potro - player profiles

Andy Murray eased into the last-16 of the French Open 7-6 (8) 7-5 6-0 over a flagging Juan Martin Del Potro. The Scot, who finished a total of 44 winners and converted 6 of 17 break points, prevailed in the following two sets with 7-5, 6-0, spoiling his Argentine opponent's 100th victory in Grand Slam tournaments. Read More »