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Sports Minister rules out India-Pakistan cricket series

Among the eight teams vying for top honours in the ICC Champions Trophy starting Thursday, the side that has the best all-rounders will have the edge, India'...


Warriors and Cavs benefit from rest, National Basketball Association tries to reduce it

There will be no love lost between these teams, especially after Green, whose Game Five suspension in the 2016 Finals was considered by many to be the turning p...


Pep: Aguero, Kompany will stay with City

Firstly that his side's performance this season would have got him sacked at the kind of club he's been accustomed to working at. "I respect the fans' opini...


NFL Reportedly Won't Allow Dunking over Goalposts in Relaxed Celebration Rules

In a much needed attempt to speed up the game, a 40-second play clock will now start once the official signals a touchdown, and teams will need to get their P...


LeBron's focus shifted from Finals to racism after vandalism

Steve Kerr expects to decide soon whether he will coach the Golden State Warriors at all in the NBA Finals , saying Monday he is not yet ready but hasn't...


Wenger in! Signs new two-year contract

Former players critical of Wenger as well as those fans who wanted him out would reply they have had to witness Groundhog Day nearly every season since their ...


Durant not feeling pressure of NBA Finals expectations

This matchup has seemed ordained since James walked off the court in Oakland last June, having delivered his native northeast OH its first major team championsh...


Jones Enjoys Productive Return As Orioles Beat Yankees 10-4

NY hit four home runs in the game and Tillman did not make it out of the third inning. Gardner and Holliday have 11 home runs apiece on the season. "He star...


Alonso receives Indy 500 Rookie of the Year award

He's also reported for USA TODAY College and The Sacramento Bee, and he was editor in chief of The Orion, Chico State's student-run newspaper. Dave Schreiner'...


Finals pick up where they left off with Cavs-Warriors III

With Cleveland boasting the most outstanding offence in post-season history and Golden State defiant in defence, this promises to be another NBA Finals cla...


Bill Cosby: 12 jurors selected for upcoming criminal trial

At the end of the day Tuesday, three white women, one black woman, one black man, and seven white men had been chosen to sit on the 12-person jury. Another ju...


ICC Champions Trophy 2017: "Just another game with India", says Azhar Ali

The top eight teams on the ICC ODI Team Rankings on September 30, 2015 have qualified for the tournament, with World champion Australia seeded number-one. T...


Ab says South Africa remain confident despite England loss

Hosts England will take on Bangladesh in the Champions Trophy 2017 opener at the Oval here on Thursday. "I'm sure there will be some close games, and I gu...


Harry Kane eyes Premier League goals century by end of next season

These statistics don't prove Spurs would have won the league if Kane wasn't injured, but it certainly would have made the title race far more interesting. K...


Tiger Woods Arrest Video Released

A police report released on Tuesday said Woods was asleep at the wheel of a Mercedes-Benz stopped on a Florida road and did not know where he was. The footage...


Fair shake? Refusal to clasp hands creates French Open flap

Top-seeded Andy Murray is safely through to the second round of the French Open after beating Andrey Kuznetsov of Russian Federation 6-4, 4-6, 6-2, 6-0. M...


National Hockey League fines Ducks captain for 'inappropriate remark'

Jonathan Bernier took over and gave up two goals ( Nashville's third was an empty-netter) and stopped 16 shots in his first appearance in almost two weeks for...


Meet The Nashville Fan Who Threw A Catfish On The Ice

If there's one thing we've learned from the Penguins, it's that after a game like this, you can expect to see a much stronger team out on the ice on Wednesday. ...


Man City youngster Enes Unal set for €15m Villarreal move

FC Twente technical director, Jan van Halst, said, "We always have good contacts with Manchester City ", and will hope if there is a battle between Twente and ...


Warriors wary of LeBron as Cavs arrive for NBA Finals

One day before the NBA Finals were set to kick off, LeBron James and his family were given a cruel reminder of racism in America. The 2017 NBA Finals wi...


Nebraska Football Announces Kickoff Times For Five Football Games

Nebraska's Black Friday home game against Iowa also won't be on ABC this year. Iowa's game the following week against North Texas will be at 2:30 p.m. It's th...


Guentzel shines again as Pens pull clear of Preds in Game Two

He got a long rebound of a shot by Bryan Rust and took advantage of an open quarter of the net to make it 2-1. Meanwhile, backup Juuse Saros has won his only ...


Profile of Cleveland Cavaliers

The franchise joined the National Basketball Association in 1970 as an expansion team along with the Buffalo Braves and Portland Trail Blazers . This is obvi...


Kerber out of French Open in 1st round

A victorious Ekaterina Makarova , of Russian Federation, left, shakes hands with Angelique Kerber , of Germany. Kerber, who ended Serena Williams' stay at...


Nicky Hayden, ex-MotoGP champion, dead at 35

A statement released Friday by the hospital confirmed he had sustained multiple injuries , including "serious cerebral damage". "Nicky passed away at 1...


Jimi Manuwa vs. Volkan Oezdemir slated for UFC 214

Given that Oezdemir emerged unscathed from his blink-and-you'll-miss-it fight with Cirkunov and is now ranked No.5 in the division, that it made it an easy choi...


Pens strike back, 1-1 in Game 2 vs Predators

Unlike Game 1 , the goal wasn't challenged and taken away. Their strong territorial play and defensive work allowed Nashville to crawl out of a 3-0 hole and ...


Roma part ways with Spalletti

Diego Perotti struck at the death as Roma handed club icon Francesco Totti a farewell to remember with a thrilling 3-2 win at home to Genoa on Sunday. The...


Cavs repeat, Warriors dynasty at stake in Finals showdown

James has 17 NBA Finals game wins, two shy of the active leader mark of 19 shared by San Antonio's Manu Ginobili and Tony Parker. From the moment he retur...


Orioles edge Yankees, snap seven-game losing streak

Trey Mancini had three hits and an RBI for the Orioles , who have lost eight of nine and 14 of 18. Davis went 0 for 4 with two strikeouts and is 5 for 47 with ...


Warriors, Cavs collide in NBA Finals for third straight year

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers are four wins away from repeating as National Basketball Association champions in what may go down as one of the g...


Jose Mourinho sends message to Man United supporters about Antoine Griezmann

Manchester United midfielder Jesse Lingard claims that his side can challenge for the Premier League next season - despite a disappointing first 12 month...


Novak Djokovic wins opening match at French Open

Vandeweghe was a semifinalist at the Australian Open in January, but she never has been past the second round in six appearances at Roland Garros . 15-0 — 20...


Highlights of French Open third day

But then Djokovic had to ruin all that goodwill by doing his "from the heart, I love you" celebration after, again, winning a first-round match . Djokovic ...


Warriors coach says he's not ready for Game 1

Bowman recalled with a grin. The Cavaliers face the Golden State Wa. It doesn't mean you can stop 'em, but you feel a little more confident in what you're...