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Vegas Golden Knights 'really happy' with players available to them

McPhee has made it known that he's willing to cut deals-if you want a player, Vegas could select them and trade them to you. Vatanen, who will miss the start of the season after having shoulder surgery, and Josh Manson were the odd men out in Anaheim, because the Ducks couldn't protect their all their talented core of defensemen . Read More »

Lions send message to All Blacks

Skippered by Irish rake Rory Best , the Lions are completely changed from the side that suffocated the Maori All Blacks 32-10 in Rotorua on Saturday. Conor Murray was again outstanding at scrumhalf, kicking dangerously into the box and casually picking up runners to sustain long attacking movements. Read More »

Ronaldo helps Real Madrid retain title


Squad rotation allowed Portugal's greatest ever to not only recover from Euro 2016 exertions, it kept him fresh and in peak form during the crunch months of April and May. Two weeks ago Madrid celebrated its first Spanish league title in five years. "I only found out I wasn't going to start just before the game". He simply talked about how "grateful" he felt to Real, saying "how lucky" he was to be involved with such a squad, and also feeling part of the "furniture". Read More »

Boston Celtics agree to trade top pick to Philadelphia 76ers


The trade isn't official (or even officially official) yet, so let's get caught up in some of the reported details. Fultz worked out for the 76ers in Philadelphia on Saturday as the two sides got close to agreement on a deal; the 76ers' agreement was contingent on getting clearance from their medical staff after reviewing Fultz's physicals and getting other medical information on the 19-year-old. Read More »

Koepka's trip around the world leads to major title at home


However, after his auto suffered a tyre blowout near Edinburgh, he was forced to change plans, get a few hours sleep in a hotel and catch a 6:30am flight to Heathrow, arriving at Sunningdale shortly before his tee time. As Koepka picked up momentum, Harman began to lose steam. The US Open win was his 7 pro title and moves him up to 10 in the world rankings, but here are some facts that you might not know about golf's newest Major Championship. Read More »

Potent Pakistan claim fairytale Champions Trophy title

In another picture, he alleged Balochistan too celebrated the Pakistan win. Earlier, Pakistan made 338 for four after losing the toss with opener Fakhar Zaman's 114 his maiden one-day global hundred in just his fourth match at this level. Read More »

Pakistan thrash England to reach CT final for 1st time

England's Champions Trophy hopes were ended by an eight-wicket semi-final thrashing at the hands of Pakistan in Cardiff . If we play good cricket, definitely we will win this tournament. "Credit goes to the bowlers and the batters who finished it very well", said Sarfraz at the presentation ceremony. It was a major disappointment for England , who won all three group matches in their bid to claim a first global 50-over title and had beaten Pakistan in 12 of their last 14 one-day ... Read More »

Champions Trophy Final: Hardik Pandya breaks Adam Gilchrist's record

Pakistan were afforded a lifeline in the early overs having been inserted by India , when Fakhar Zaman edged to the wicketkeeper only for Jasprit Bumrah to be told he had overstepped. It was Azhar's run out in the 23rd over which gave India their first break in the match. Fakhar overcame his early wobbles to share a century opening partnership with Azhar Ali (59) and unfurl a series of increasingly assured strokes among his 12 fours and two sixes in a 92-ball century. Read More »

Pakistan skipper Sarfraz thrilled with emphatic turnaround

The Indian skipper went on to say that Pakistan was the more aggressive team . Pakistan thumped defending champions India by 180 runs to clinch their maiden ICC Champions Trophy title on Sunday. "It has been an up and down ride". "We wanted to bowl first. It's a remarkable achievement". "We have got a group of young players. I think this is something we wanted to do because the millions of people at home were waiting for this". Read More »

Arthur hopeful of World XI visit to Pakistan after Champions Trophy triumph

Hussey said, in a column that he wrote for the official website of the International Cricket Council, that the tournament showcased some "high-quality one-day cricket" that has "created plenty of interest around the world". Sarfraz, who came out to bat at number six with the scoreboard reading 110 for four, returned unbeaten on 61 from 79 balls with five fours . Meanwhile, Virat Kohli has managed to retain the No. Read More »

Russian Federation wins 2-0 in Confed Cup

The fan-ID is a requirement for all fans to watch games at the competition, used as a warm-up for next year's World Cup in Russian Federation. The first senior global tournament to have video technology for decisions other than goalline calls saw it come into focus on the second day of action. Read More »

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo accused of €14.7 million tax evasion

In 2014 Ronaldo paid an extra six million Euros to address his tax situation, adjusting his declarations as well. The statement read: " Cristiano Ronaldo signed for Real Madrid in 2009 under the Law of Impatriots, legislation in force and prevailing then, and he was taxed only for the incomes that were attributable to Spain ". Read More »

Sarfaraz hopeful Champions Trophy victory will rejuvenate worldwide cricket in Pakistan

This coming Saturday marks four years since Arthur was dumped as coach of Australia on the eve of their 2013 Ashes campaign, a decision that followed a winless Champions Trophy which had ended with a defeat against Sri Lanka at The Oval. Pakistan were 27 for no loss after the first five overs. Ravindra Jadeja did not let that happen as he refused to sacrifice his wicket when he and Pandya were stranded at one end. Read More »

Johnson eyes US Open


At least he'll have plenty of company at the airport. Jim Furyk, Scott Piercy and Shane Lowry were Johnson's nearest challengers on one under, with Sergio Garcia and Branden Grace a further stroke adrift. I'm here to give myself a chance to win on Sunday. "Then I did win at Riviera this year and that is how I kind of think she got the name River and that is where I became World No. Read More »

Virat, Bhuvi, Dhawan Indians named in ICC Team of Champion's Trophy

The difference between Pakistan's batting and bowling averages in the semi-finals and final of this tournament: they scored 92.16 runs per wicket, and conceded only 18.45 runs per dismissal. Together with Azhar Ali (59), he put on 128 for the first wicket - Pakistan's highest opening stand against India in an ICC tournament - and it took a run out to separate them as Fakhar was guilty of ball-watching. Read More »

Pocono 400 live stream — NASCAR Cup Series

The final caution came when Takuma Sato , driving the same auto he won the Indianapolis 500 in two weeks ago and pushing for another, got his left side slightly into the grass on the front stretch, with five laps to go. "We were able to get clear up into third and kind of hang out there for the rest of the race". "I'm so used to analog tachs and everything, and this digital stuff I've got to figure out", Wallace said. Read More »

Celtics officially trade first overall draft pick to 76ers


During his weekend visit to the practice facility of the Philadelphia 76ers , Fultz was not only there to workout but also have a meeting with team officials . "Bryan and his team have done a great job in positioning our organization for what we believe will be long-term success". The Celtics could be gearing up for more moves. Read More »

Hope teams will now come and play in Pakistan: Sarfraz

One of the key players during Pakistan's successful campaign at the 1992 World Cup, Sohail's most infamous moment on the cricket field was at the 1996 World Cup when he got into an altercation with India pacer Venkatesh Prasad before being bowled off the very next delivery. Read More »

Brooks Koepka caps a record week with US Open title; Summerhays 65th


But three bogeys in five holes to start the fourth round dropped him out of contention, and he finished with 75 on Sunday, 12 shots worse than his historic third round. "I don't get too nervous". "I kept telling people a year ago after the Ryder Cup ", Brandt Snedeker said, "when Brooks figures out how good he is, he's going to be a world beater". Read More »

Frustration for Ronaldo as Portugal draws with Mexico


Speaking after watching Portugal and Mexico play out an entertaining 2-2 draw, Mutko told TASS: "It was a match between two interesting teams, very sophisticated, mobile and technical". Now we need to think of the next game, which we have to win. After the game's second review, the goal and three points for Chile were confirmed. Both Confederation Cup games played on Sunday in Russian Federation left teams confused by decisions - reached more slowly than expected - by referees ... Read More »

Lennox Lewis says Mayweather and McGregor fight is ridiculous


On FS1's Undisputed on Monday (via TMZ Sports ), Ice Cube said he'd allow Mayweather and McGregor to have the arena as long as their representatives "do what they're supposed to do and make us happy". All of that being said, Lewis can see why people are so interested in a bout between two entirely different fighters. The fight is set for August 26 at Las Vegas' T-Mobile Arena, but there's a problem. Read More »

Proteas snubbed in Team of the Champions Trophy

But the toss is out of our control. The powerful all-rounder also hit Fakhar for back-to-back sixes, but a mix-up between the wickets with Jadeja cut short the most absorbing of counter-attacks and the end was not long in coming thereafter. Read More »

Koepka wins US Open


He became one of the many through the years to see Koepka and think straightaway, Elliott nodded, "This boy's going to be good". But one shot behind the American is England's Paul Casey, who enjoyed the round of his life on a course where numerous established names struggled to make an impression. Read More »

Kyrgios retires injured at Queen's, says fit for Wimbledon


Nick Kyrgios suffered a blow to his Wimbledon hopes as he was forced to withdraw from the Aegon Championships at Queen's Club because of injury. "I mean, there are worse things in the world than a guy slipping playing tennis". Earlier, fifth-seeded Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, playing his first match since a surprise first-round exit at his home French Open, beat Adrian Mannarino 6-2, 6-2, and sixth-seeded Grigor Dimitrov - the victor of this Wimbledon warmup in 2014 - looked impressive in all ... Read More »

Larson outlasts Elliott at Michigan again


For Truex Jr, it was his tenth stage win of the season (six more than second place Kyle Busch with four stage wins). "All-in-all, it's a good season so far and we'll continue to keep building on what we've got". And in both of those stages, he claimed wins after passes on Larson. "Just wrong lane on the restart every single time all day long and couldn't use the best auto to win ", Truex said in describing his day. Read More »