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Pakistan crush England by 8 wickets to reach Champions Trophy final

The toss news and other details will follow. There has only been one 300+ score at Edgbaston this tournament and that was by India , in a game where they t...


NBA Champions Unanimously Decide to Skip White House Visit

Sports works as entertainment in part because of unpredictability and competition, and both aspects were taken away from this season the moment last summer when...


Pakistan Semi-final win in pictures

Then Hasan came in, and he took wicket. Asked how self-belief had been restored following a defeat by India greeted with widespread condemnation back home, ...


Penguins thrash Predators, take control of Stanley Cup Final

Crosby, who has 57 playoff goals, entered Game Five three points shy of tying Islanders defenseman Denis Potvin for 19th place. Yet the goalie and the Predato...


Mickelson officially withdraws from US Open

Open starting later on Thursday in Wisconsin because he is attending his daughter's high school graduation in southern California. He was replaced in the fi...


Warriors, Cavaliers working on fourth finals in a row

A 67-win season followed by a record 15-0 start to the playoffs, dropping game four in Cleveland to miss being the first unbeaten playoff champion . The reig...


No plan to sack Russian Federation probe head Mueller: US justice official

In a Tuesday Senate hearing, Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein, who could be called on to perform the firing, did not promise not to. Ruddy appeared...


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,...