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Zidane team talk was key to victory, says Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice, with further goals from Casemiro and Marco Asensio consigning Mario Mandzukic's blockbuster to a scant corner of European...


WCWS: Washington, Oregon survive on elimination Saturday

Oklahoma beat Baylor 6-3 and Washington 3-1. Travis Jones hit a two-run single to left in the 12th inning and Texas defeated Long Beach State 5-3 at the Lon...


Wozniacki closer to erasing unwanted asterisk next to her name

Two weeks past his 21st birthday, unseeded Karen Khachanov of Russian Federation became the youngest man to reach the French Open's fourth round since 2009,...


Ernesto Valverde announced as new FC Barcelona manager for 2017/18 season

The 53-year-old Spaniard takes the reins from Luis Enrique , another former Barca player, who indicated in March that he would be a taking a year's break fro...


Pak vs Ind clash: 'It's not cricket, it's war'

Australia will begin their Champions Trophy campaign against New Zealand on June 2 at Edgbaston. The game features a match between crickets vs snails, which...


Andy Murray through in four sets

So it's good that each year I've definitely got better. It was good towards the end. "Sometimes you think you've hit a good shot and he comes up with unbeliev...


Hazard: I Want To Stay At Chelsea For A Couple More Years

But The Blues are not only willing to give him parity with the best paid players in the Premier League but eclipse them to keep Hazard happy. The report sta...


Real Madrid win Champions League Final 4-1 in Cardiff

Madrid became the first team in the Champions League era to successfully defend the trophy with their sixth triumph in the competition - and 12th when you inclu...


Ronaldo beats Messi to become leading Champions trophy goal scorer

The Spanish champs beat the Serie A champions 4-1 on Saturday evening in a much anticipated final match at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff to emerge the Eur...


Predators beat Penguins 5-1, trail Cup Final 2-1

Right wing Patric Hornqvist particularly lamented a power play that was frittered away late in the second period, before Nashville scored to take a 3-1 lead. Th...


Raiders members share reactions, predictions on NBA Finals

The first team that tried to compete against Golden State, the Portland Trail Blazers, became the Warriors first victim of the postseason. In a lot of cases i...


Curry, Durant crush Cavs

The Golden State Warriors know they must contend with a "monster" on the Cleveland Cavaliers' frontline. So look for the Cavs to slow that part of the War...


Red Sox likely replacement for Eduardo Rodriguez injured in minors

Betts went to third on a sacrifice bunt and scored on a dribbler to second base by shortstop Xander Bogaerts . Baltimore Orioles' Manny Machado reacts aft...


Cilic advances to 3rd round at French Open

Juan Martin Del Potro is coming off a three set win over Nicolas Almagro that took 20 games to decide. The towering Argentine advanced to a third-round sho...


Buffon: I cannot explain why Juventus played like we did

CARDIFF, Wales (AP) - After another potent demonstration of Cristiano Ronaldo's enduring scoring prowess, surely no Real Madrid fan can contemplate criticizin...


Antoine Griezmann: 'It would be dirty to leave Atletico Madrid now'

Atletico had appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to reduce their ban, as they did for city rivals Real, but their appeal was rejected. The 31-y...


Brothers in arms: Curry pays tribute to Iverson in NBA Finals

After breezing by their competition in the first 3 rounds of the playoffs, with a combined record of 24-1, these two powerhouses were ready for the NBA Finals ...


Champions League final: Sergio Ramos had easy game against Higuain - Gerrard

Zidane has now added two titles as a coach to the 2002 title he won as a player at the Santiago Bernabeu. We played very well in the first half, we thought we h...


Champions League final - Juventus v Real Madrid

CRISTIANO RONALDO HAS told his critics to "put the guitar back in its case" following Real Madrid's historic Champions League final triumph over Juventus on...


Real Madrid wins UEFA Champions League

This is the 19th encounter between Juventus and Real Madrid - all in the European Cup/Champions League, making this the second-most played fixture in the hi...


Preds want another win, not more miles

As the Conference Finals continue we'll give you a recap from last night's game and what to look for in tonight's action. Anaheim has not said if he will st...


1000 injured in panic after soccer game

The noise triggered panic among thousands of fans gathered in Piazza San Carlo to watch the match pitting Juventus against Real Madrid on giant TV screens. So...


Dillon takes Coca-Cola 600 victory

NASCAR Monster Energy All-Star Race victor Kyle Busch finished second, and despite leading a race-high 233 laps, defending Coca-Cola 600 champion Martin T...


Subban: 'We're going to win the next game'

Easy... the Pittsburgh Penguins are outstanding counter-punchers. The defending champion Penguins own a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven series, which shifts t...


Cavs try to adjust on both ends after Game 1 beating

Thompson offered an unforgiving assessment of his own play. But Thursday, in game one of the 2017 Finals, Iverson was there - in a way. "But we have to control ...


Donald Trump dismays, angers allies by abandoning Paris climate pact

But today some of the capital's experts on climate change offered a glimmer of hope with one professor suggesting the US President had done environmental ca...


Manu Ginobili on future: 'I have to choose between two wonderful options'

After basically breezing through the regular season, even despite Durant missing a good part of the final stretch run, the Warriors fortune and dominance cont...


Warriors' dunkfest a concern for Cavs

But it wasn't with this incarnation of the Cavaliers . (AP Photo/Ben Margot). Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving answers questions after Game 1 of ba...


Real Triumph Again as Ronaldo Double Sinks Juventus

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after winning the UEFA Champions League Final . Ronaldo underscored his status as Europe's most lethal striker ...


Ronaldo scores twice as Real Madrid win Champions League title

Real Madrid secured a 4-1 win over Juventus in Cardiff and the players and staff brought their families onto the pitch afterwards to celebrate with great s...


Griezmann committed to Atleti

Speaking on French television show Telefoot on Sunday morning, Griezmann said: "The ruling of the CAS has come through". Europa League winners United ...


Indian skipper Kohli denies reports of rift with coach

As the big two of Asian Cricket renew their cricketing rivalry, one thing is certain. It's India versus Pakistan on a cricket field once again, and fo...


Amla, Tahir propel Proteas to big win

Lasith Malinga's comedy of errors: Although Sri Lanka were off to a steady start, they made a mess when during the 17th over, Faf du Plessis was dropped by...


Rifts between Kohli and Kumble agonizing Indian fans

BCCI should keep Kumble until the end of World Cup 2019. "There has been a lot of speculation and a lot of things written by people without actually being ...


NZ win toss, batting first vs Australia in Champions Trophy

Australia and New Zealand collected a point apiece for the washout, although both teams knew before the tournament started they'd likely have to win at lea...