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Pitch blameless in England defeat: Former England captain

Earlier, England, who reached 300-plus scores in one-day internationals more than any other team in the past 12 months, struggled with the bat against a discipl...


Amir likely to play in Champions Trophy final against India

The Asian powerhouses of cricket , after all, have so much history to their clashes, the phrase "just a game" does not have any relevance. England, previousl...


Rory McIlroy Misses Cut at 2017 US Open for 2nd Straight Year

This might have been more than anyone was expecting. Fowler took advantage of Erin Hills' four par 5s, all of which he birdied, including two that game back-t...


Paul Casey fights back after nightmare start to second round

During the 1991 U.S. Open at Hazeltine, a fan was killed during a lightning strike. This would be the antithesis of the Tiger Woods romp at Pebble Beach in 2000...


Curry, Durant bank on Warriors

Just last month, Kerr called Trump a "blowhard" and said he "couldn't be more ill-suited for office". "It's hard to compare to what that feeling was the fir...


Cabrera, Quintana lead White Sox over Blue Jays 11-4

It's Quintana's first win since May 2, though the White Sox had won three of his seven starts since. Toronto RHP Marcus Stroman (7-2, 3.09 ERA) opposes RHP Mik...


Valencia's Matt Ryan signs five-year deal with Brighton

Ryan has agreed a five-year contract with Chris Hughton's side and will replace Brighton's previous number one David Stockdale , who joined Birmingham e...


Larson, Truex take top 2 spots in Michigan qualifying

Larson beat out Martin Truex Jr .in the final round of knockout qualifying to grab the pole position at MI. Truex is first in the standings, 1 point ahead of L...


Murray, Wawrinka charge into French Open last eight

The post Murray fights back to reach French Open semi-finals, to meet Wawrinka appeared first on Vanguard News . "I needed to start putting more pace on my...


Latvia's Ostapenko into French Open semifinals

Jelena Ostapenko defied the odds by defeating former world No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki at the French Open on Tuesday. Ostapenko will aim to give herself the...


After 2nd Lakers workout, Lonzo Ball may talk with more teams

But a week out, everyone is doing their darndest to cast some doubts. Fox had 39 points on 13-for-20 shooting from the floor - getting to the rim at will, while...


Warriors to Do 'Whatever it Takes' to Re-Sign Stephen Curry

Curry, Kevin Durant and their teammates are determined to build a dynasty together and they might just be well on their way. Cleveland star LeBron Jame...


Lions call up 4 Wales players as tour reinforcements

Albert Nikoro missed two long-range penalties for a chance to reduce the deficit before Tim Nanai-Williams broke through the New Zealand defensive line to rel...


Long-driving Champ takes advantage of Erin Hills' generosity

Only a half-dozen of them have even experienced Sunday contention in golf's biggest events. It was 1 over at Medinah in 1990. American Rickie Fowler (T-5)...


US Open leaderboard crowded after day two

It marked the first time since the world rankings were created in 1986 that the top three ranked players in the world missed the cut at a US Open . Another w...


McIlroy dismisses Twitter criticism after US Open exit

Given that temperatures were touching 30 degrees Celsius on each of the opening two rounds, news that local health officials had found evidence of E. Coli at on...


Warriors celebrate National Basketball Association crown with street parade

There's also plenty of reason to believe that Curry wouldn't be the only player to sit out the trip. At the rally, Green mocked James' contention that J...


Four tied for lead in US Open

Other notable players failing to make the cut included British Open champion Henrik Stenson (147), former Masters winners Charl Schwartzel (147) of South Africa...


Riley Curry is enjoying the Warriors' championship win

The Warriors won the title in 2015 before the Cavaliers made their historic comeback a year ago. The Golden State Warriors said they have not yet made a d...


The wrong kind of US Open history: Top 3 all miss cut

But while seemingly everyone else gripping a club was scoring in red numbers Friday and Saturday, the world's best players were being treated rudely by the firs...


Casey overcomes triple-bogey at US Open

For the first time since the Official World Golf Ranking began in 1986, Nos. But he missed his first cut at a major since the 2012 PGA Championship . "There ...


Champions Trophy: Ahead of final clash, Kohli praises Pakistan's 'magnificent turnabout'

Even though the law particularly talks about protective helmets, gloves worn by the keeper also count as protective equipment. On the other side, Pakistan w...


Taylor Swift returns to Spotify the day of Katy Perry's "Witness" release

The former two were removed from Spotify in 2014 when the singer decided against putting her work on the streaming service . The years-long rivalry betwe...


Schauffele double bogeys, drops out of Open lead

He set the target early under warm sunshine, and even as the wind tapered in the afternoon, no one could catch him. Reed took advantage of Thursday's scoring ...


England ODI team not 'finished article' yet, says Root

Pakistan , the lowest-ranked team at the Champions Trophy tournament, upset host and favourites England to set up a final with defending champions India , feed...