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Leeds turn to ex-Apoel Nicosia boss Thomas Christiansen

APOEL chose not to renew Christiansen's 12-month contract despite him taking the Cypriot club into the Europa League's knockout stages and winning Cyprus' fir...


Durant powers Warriors over Cavaliers to claim title

By contrast, NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant , who joined the Warriors last July, has a supporting cast that won a record-setting 73 regular season games last ...


Cavs Lead Warriors 37-33 After 1st Quarter

Durant was named finals MVP after scoring over 30 points in each of the five games as he averaged 35.2 per game across the series. Durant, who joined from the...


Pakistan thrash England to reach Champions Trophy final

India and Bangladesh have played 32 One Day International against each other out of which India have won a staggering 26 encounters. Now we are in the f...


Auckland give British Lions a case of the Blues

Centre Ryan Crotty will miss the Crusaders' clash with the Lions due to a rib injury but has been named in the All Blacks squad. The Lions reclaimed t...


Warriors deliver knockout punch to Cavs, win NBA championship

Durant shot 14 of 20 overall and 5 of 8 on 3-pointers, hitting three of his threes during the critical second-quarter run that lasted more than seven minutes...


Australia gears up for State of Origin series

Queensland have an ageing side and are minus attacking weapons Johnathan Thurston and Greg Inglis, prompting fears from Daley the Maroons will resort to go...


No questioning Durant's decision now as Warriors near title

But his handling of last year's drama has played a role in the Warriors' uncharted success thus far this year. "I think it's just part of my calling to just g...


Shikhar Dhawan becomes fastest batsman to achieve 1000 runs in ICC tournaments

Dhawan is now batting along with Virat Kohli. India are on course to reach the Champions Trophy semi-final after demolishing a woeful South Africa for 191 i...


Pakistan beat South Africa by 19 runs (DLS)

AB de Villiers is "due" a big score against Champions Trophy title-holders India according to fellow South Africa batsman David Miller after the Proteas ...


Kevin Durant named NBA Finals MVP in first championship run

Cleveland's inability to give the Warriors much of a fight has already sparked talk that James, who left the team in 2010 for Miami before returning four ye...


Pakistan punish errant England to enter maiden CT 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 ...


Real have 'full confidence' in Ronaldo over tax

In a statement published on the club's official website on Wednesday, Los Blancos said: "Since arriving at Real Madrid C.F.in July 2009, Cristiano Ronaldo ...


Champion Warriors might snub White House -- if invited

It also created lofty expectations for Durant, with many onlookers saying his move would be a failure if the Warriors did not go on to win a title in their firs...


India set to be unchanged for Champions Trophy semifinals

The pitch for the semi-final has not been used recently; unless it changes drastically over the game, these sides should not have any real preference for battin...


India vs Bangladesh - ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Semi Final Preview

This is a team that since the World Cup has beaten India , Pakistan and South Africa in one-day series at home, and now stands on the brink of a monumental ach...


Warburton: I am a big doubt for the first Test

Foxtel has the exclusive rights to televise the British and Irish Lions tour matches in Australia, so there isn't any other legitimate way available to strea...


A look at all 10 of Rafael Nadal's French Open finals

So I hope that my knees hold up well and I can have the preparation that I really need and the preparation that I wanted. "It's true that 10 is a lovely number,...


Ten man France prove that England are still in the dark ages

Varane s team-mates and the French fans did not agree with the call, which came after Samuel Umtiti and Djibril Sidibe had scored to cancel out Kane s ea...


UFC champion Conor McGregor to fight boxer Floyd Mayweather on 26 August

White said two would fight as boxers and it will take place at the T-Mobile Arena. "Really we haven't seen anything in modern history that resembles it, it's ...


India sends Bangladesh to bat first in ICC Champions Trophy semi

In fact, their official Facebook page goes by the name of " Bangladesh Cricket: The Tigers' ". It marked the beginning of Mustafizur Rahman, who beguiled ever...


Resurgent Hasan Ali starring for Pakistan at Champions Trophy

There was certainly plenty of good work with the ball carried out by Bangladesh's bowlers as they held New Zealand to a modest 265 for eight in Cardiff las...


Adrian Wojnarowski: NBA People Think It's 'Likely' LeBron Heads To LA

When James was asked about stacking rosters and whether he's still down with the concept of assembling star-heavy lineups given Cleveland's emphatic defeat in t...


Castillo hits grand slam, Orioles beat White Sox 10

Betts had four hits and drove in three to lead an offensive barrage off Phillies starter Jeremy Hellickson (5-5). Davis left Monday's loss to the Chicago White...


Moreland, Ramirez, Benintendi homer as Red Sox top Yanks 5-4

This time both the Red Sox and the Yankees are battling it out for the top spot in the American League East, and for the first time in a long-time, both tea...