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Paolo Maldini to star in Milan again - at tennis


Maldini won an array of trophies during his spell at Milan , remarkably winning the European Cup or Champions League five times, Serie A seven times, and the Coppa Italia once. "He doesn't struggle in key moments and he is really strong". 'I play tennis now. The cliche that some things, like a fine wine, only get better with age, may be trotted out rather liberally nowadays, but in the case of Italy and AC Milan's ageless former captain Paolo Maldini , the saying couldn't be more apt. Read More »

India take on Pakistan in final of ICC Champions Trophy

In reply, India were all out for 158. India captain Virat Kohli won the toss and elected to field against arch-rivals Pakistan in the Champions Trophy final at The Oval on Sunday. Fakhar Zaman and Azhar Ali made the ideal start for Pakistan even with Zaman "losing" his wicket only for it to be a no-ball and India missing out on a run-out all before the opener reached 10. Read More »

Tottenham refuse to sell star to Premier League rivals, Spurs defiance


Tottenham are ready to offload Kevin Wimmer this summer and want to sell him for £20m. In addition, Jose Mourinho would guarantee to Dier he would play in his favoured central midfield position. The media outlet claim Spurs have no intention of letting the England global leave the club, despite heavy interest from Jose Mourinho's side. Few days back, Mirror reported that the Red Devils are prepared to offload England worldwide Chris Smalling , whose ability has been questioned by ... Read More »

Durant joins Jordan and Shaq for a slice of NBA Finals history


Kevin Durant and Steph Curry deserve the spotlight and then some, but there's a behind-the-scenes member of the franchise who's piqued our interest following the Warriors' big win. 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. Read More »

Undercooked Warburton anxious about Lions spot

Martin Bayfield, Will Carling and Scott Hastings were all injured and the Test series ended in frustrating defeat. "I'm just desperate to get some minutes under my belt". "We're so desperate to have a good tour and we're only a fraction away from being three out of three", Warburton said. However, the franchise are still without their biggest names - the Smiths, Ben and Aaron, for example, are missing and they play such a crucial role in their attacking game - who are involved with both ... Read More »

Ronaldo scores twice as Real Madrid win historic Champions League title


His career goal tally in club and worldwide soccer now stands at 600. Madrid's supremacy was clear in the second half. "I think people don't have words to criticise because the numbers don't lie, you know?" The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Juventus , who are the Serie A champions, have now lost five Champions League finals since they last won the competition in 1996. Read More »

Fakhar, Amir star as Pakistan stun India

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed took the last catch and aeroplaned around the pitch with his arms out before he was swamped by teammates. Man of the Final Fakhar capitalized on a lucky escape to strike a superb 114 and lift Pakistan to a commanding total of 338 for four and fast bowler Amir ripped out India's top three batsmen before the defending champion subsided to 158 all out. Read More »

Cavs talk about Game 3 loss, look ahead to Game 4

That lead held until there was 2:19 remaining, when Golden State superstar Curry found two points with a drive to the basket. After the warp-speed Golden State Warriors overran the Cleveland Cavaliers in the first two games of the NBA Finals , with Durant averaging 35.5 points in the wins, one of the trending topics has been whether James is being worn down in trying guard the 7-footer. Read More »

Ronaldo looking to leave Real Madrid over tax row


This isn't the first time Ronaldo has threatened to leave Real Madrid , and he could just be after a new contract to offset any financial penalty handed to him from the courts. Not because they can't pay the money but because they need to offer him the possibility of winning titles and personal awards". He has been left "sad" and "upset" by the allegations, and has informed Real president Florentino Perez that he wishes to leave as a result. Read More »

Koepka Captures US Open Title

Open record in a week filled with them. QUOTEWORTHY: "I didn't get him a card, so I really hope this works", -Koepka on his plans for celebrating Father's Day with his dad, Bob. If you live in Jupiter and you were taking one of those childhood tests to figure out which item doesn't belong, Koepka would have been that item when talking about the community's pro golfer population. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo thinking only of Confederations Cup: Andre Silva

Cristiano Ronaldo has made his first public remarks since news broke of his desire to leave Real Madrid , though he made sure only to focus on Portugal's latest match against Mexico . With Mexico still scrambling at the back, another delivery from the right was flicked into the bottom-left corner by Nani , but the referee - assisted by the VAR - disallowed the goal for offside. Read More »

Koepka In Control Sunday At US Open

Harman had been tied with Koepka after his birdie putt on the third did a full circuit of the hole before dropping in, but found heavy rough off the tee on the 12th to make only his third bogey of the week. Kopeka came into the day amongst a quintet of players that were at 10-under or better, and was seemingly the only one to withstand a fierce, day-long win and the slightly drier conditions because of the gusts. Read More »

Cleveland Cavaliers Set To Clash With Golden State Warriors


Speculation has risen since the Warriors' Monday night championship victory that the team may skip out on meeting the president, as National Basketball Association champions traditionally do. "I think we handle (the White House situation) when it gets there. I can't describe it". Media outlets within the US are reporting today (Tuesday) that the 2017 NBA Finals champions, the Golden State Warriors , unanimously chose to boycott their visit in honor of their championship with US President ... Read More »

Jamie Lovemark on target on new US Open courses


Matsuyama birdied six of his first eight holes Friday, shot 30 on his opening and flirted, albeit briefly, with shooting golf's magical 63 in a major, eventually settling for a 65 in Round 2 of the U.S. coli bacteria at a hydration station on the 12th hole on Thursday. As I've gotten older, I've gotten a little farther, but a lot more straighter. "I did everything I could to make more birdies coming in", he said. Read More »

Congressional Baseball-related donations exceed $1 million


A sole bullet hit his left hip and tore horizontally tore through his body, causing "substantial damage to bones, internal organs and blood vessels", Sava said. The shooter was an IL man, James Hodgkinson , who had lashed out against President Donald Trump and Republicans over social media. They said that his "risk of death" has substantially lowered than when he arrived at the hospital. Read More »

Ronaldo wants Man United return, but doubts over a deal remain

Ronaldo has reportedly asked Real to sell him amid what he feels are false accusations from Madrids criminal prosecution system, and a return to Old Trafford has been mooted. The 32-year-old Real Madrid striker, who is in Russian Federation as Portugal prepare for their Confederations Cup opener against Mexico, is said to be "outraged" after prosecutors accused him of defrauding the authorities of 14.7million euros (£12.8million). Read More »

Original Batman Adam West Dies At Age 88

His family included Marcelle, his third wife of 47 years, six children, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. "He was and always will be our hero." said the family of the actor in a recent statement, Variety reported. In a statement MacFarlane said, " Family Guy has lost its mayor, and I have lost a friend". In 2010, West voiced Thomas Wayne, the father of Bruce Wayne, in Cartoon Network's series " Batman: The Brave and the Bold". Read More »

London vehicle hits pedestrians, police say 'number of casualties'

Kozbar complained that the "mainstream media" was unwilling to call the attack a terrorist incident for many hours. Police said the driver was arrested and the crash was being investigated as suspected terrorism. One person has been arrested. Police also stated that no "knife injuries" have been reported at this point. But Finsbury Park Mosque , an unassuming five-story redbrick building opposite the station, which opened in 1994, has been the area's most famous venue in recent years. Read More »

All to play for as round three begins at Erin Hills

That increased the likelihood of a seventh successive major producing a first-time victor, although the likes of Masters champion Sergio Garcia and Martin Kaymer - who claimed U.S. He's yet to hit anything longer than a seven-iron into a par-4. Harman won the 2003 U.S. Junior Amateur, putting him position to become the fourth player to win both the Junior Amateur and U.S. Read More »

NZ take 3-0 lead over US in America's Cup

After going into the competition one point down, the New Zealanders needed to win eight races to win the America's Cup , the world's oldest worldwide sporting competition. "However, I've been here before, and it is still only a point!" Spithill's Oracle Team USA continued their pursuit, in the hope of a mistake from their Kiwi rivals in the closing stages. Read More »

Champions Trophy Final: India Vs Pakistan: Presentation Ceremony Highlights

And just two weeks ago, Pakistan were hammered by India and were one loss away from crashing out at the group stages. India still better than Pakistan when it comes to overall records of ICC tournaments. Amir's contribution deserves praise in equal measure. The fact that Ben Stokes failed to hit a boundary in 64 balls showed how fine Pakistan's bowling was. Read More »

Nation rages as Pak defeats arch-rival India in Champions Trophy

Pakistan opening batsman Azhar Ali has been run out in comical fashion during the final of the Champions Trophy against India at The Oval. "I am surprised. It is for the first time that the two arch-rivals are facing each other in a Champions Trophy final, with Pakistan marking their maiden appearance in the coveted tournament. Read More »

LeBron James has classic response to Draymond Green's T-shirt


Warriors forward and two-time National Basketball Association champion Draymond Green has a budding rivalry both on and off the court with LeBron James . It's clear James is back and focused on the task at hand, which is the uphill climb to catch Steph Curry, Kevin Durant, and the Warriors' squad that is definitely a super team no matter what Durant says. Read More »

Thomas laments not having chance on final nine holes

On Sunday, the 27-year-old American broke free of a week-long logjam at the top of the leaderboard at Erin Hills with three consecutive birdies on the back nine to shoot a five-under 67 and claim his first major championship. The flag commemorated the late Arnold Palmer's win at the 1960 U.S. Open at Cherry Hills. Harman had been tied with Koepka after his birdie putt on the third did a full circuit of the hole before dropping in, but found heavy rough off the tee on the 12th to make only ... Read More »