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Russian Federation delivers win for Putin to open Confederations Cup

Manager Stanislav Cherchesov has rung some changes since being hired after that disappointment, and brought in young talent like 21-year-olds Aleksandr Golovin ...


Fit-again Amir may play in India-Pakistan ICC CT final

The ever-dangerous Amir was the next man to take centre stage, trapping Rohit Sharma lbw for nought in the first over of the reply and then having Virat Kohl...


Newcastle deal in doubt as Hull linked with audacious offer

According to Sun reporter David Coverdale, the Tigers will be looking to claw Abraham away from Premier League returnees Newcastle and back to the Champions...


Pilloried, ranked last; Pakistan first into ICC final

The skipper says his team and management didn't panic after the heavy defeat to India in the opening game. Four members of Pakistan's XI on Wednesday - Ha...


Stephen Curry deserves plenty of credit for Kevin Durant's Finals MVP season

The 2017 National Basketball Association champion Golden State Warriors have not yet decided if they will visit the White House to celebrate their title. Dism...


The Queen acknowledges 'very sombre national mood' after Grenfell fire

Soon afterwards, Prime Minister Theresa May was chased away from a local church. Fifty-eight people are now believed to have been killed in Grenfell Tower ...


Paksitan vs India, ICC Champions Trophy final

It's just another game of cricket tomorrow, and whatever the result, we have to go forward and play more games after that. He took 2-53 in 10 overs as Sri L...


Top three miss cut at US Open, leaving four-way tie for lead

And the 63 tied the Open mark set by Johnny Miller at Oakmont in 1973, and equaled by by Jack Nicklaus and Tom Weiskopf (1980) and Vijay Singh (2003). The c...


Lethal Russian counter-attack leaves All Whites outclassed

Russian Federation were denied a penalty after 14 minutes when New Zealand goalkeeper Stefan Marinovic appeared to bring down forward Dmitry Poloz . The pess...


US Open 2017: Four tied atop leaderboard heading into weekend

The top three players in the world have never missed the cut in the same major dating to when the world ranking began in 1986. His round of 63 was the best sing...


Matsuyama falls; Thomas soars with 63

On the back nine, a double bogey on the 10th and an 8 on the par five 14th with a wedge to the green for my third shot made me finish sixth to Jack Nicklaus, th...


Aaron Judge Hits Longest Home Run of the Season

The New York Yankees smoked the Baltimore Orioles 16-3 on Saturday at Yankee Stadium, adding five home runs to the team's season total in the proces...


Pakistan post massive 338-4 against India in Champions Trophy final

But this crazy-good Pakistan side had other ideas. "The fans not identifying with their heroes because they just don't see global cricket ". Hopefully we c...


Hosts Russia see off New Zealand in opener — FIFA Confederations Cup

After New Zealand lost possession in a unsafe area, Poloz's neat touch released Glushakov, who clipped his finish over Marinovic and off the post before B...


Green Mocks Cavs and LeBron in Celebration Parade

The Warriors are headed to San Francisco , where they broke ground this year on a new arena slated to open in 2019. Residents of Oakland , which recently...


Pakistan set India 339 to win

Pakistan openers continue to trouble India with timely big shots. A maiden over was bowled by Amir which was eleven of the innings. India lost its fi...


Russia defeat New Zealand 2-0 in Confed Cup opener

The championship game will be played on July 2 in St. Petersburg. With three points, Russian Federation will next face Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal in Mos...


ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Final Preview

The last eight matches in the Champions Trophy have been won by the team batting second, so the best thing that can happen this morning is for India to ha...


Russia unveils 'psychic' cat ahead of Confederations Cup

But empty seats remain a concern, with Russia's Sport Express reporting that some tickets were being handed out to state workers for free in a bid to fill the...


This fight is all about public demand, says Mayweather

The boxing rules contest is scheduled to take place on Saturday, August 26 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas . While terms of the deal have not been made ...


Pakistan strikes, India's top order collapses in high-octane Champions Trophy final

In the ICC Cricket World Cup 1987, everyone was expecting a final match between India and Pakistan at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata. Many Indian fans ar...


Justin Thomas makes US Open history

The American has carded a nine-under 63, the lowest round to par in tournament history to sit 11-under overall. World number Rickie Fowler , who held the hal...


Wind howling as final round at Erin Hills gets under way

Open at Oakmont, when he came from six strokes behind to win by two? That experience could carry Thomas to a U.S. Open win. "I had no idea (I was close t...


India wins the toss and chooses to bowl

Arthur is confident the India "aberration" is now behind Pakistan , who've also lost all three of their previous knockout matches at International Cricket ...


India vs Pakistan final: Playing without pressure or excitement, says Virat Kohli

Star South African batsman A B de Villiers today heaped praise on Virat Kohli , describing him as "a consummate surgeon at the crease" who is able to cope with...