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Felt like a club batter in front of Yuvraj: Kohli

Pakistan's captain, Sarfraz Ahmed , won the toss and put India in to bat first on a surface that he said wouldn't change much. But, as he is nearing the l...


Kabul blast: NDS says Pak-based Haqqani network behind attack

The Haqqani network has carried out a number of kidnappings and attacks against USA interests in Afghanistan . Islamic State, a smaller militant group in Afg...


Google Doodle launches ICC Champions Trophy 2017 doodle

It sparked laughter during a press briefing at The Oval yesterday, the day before Bangladesh's Champions Trophy opener against hosts England . The way they a...


Austin Dillon Earns 1st-Ever Cup Win at NASCAR at Charlotte 2017

The No. 3 auto is back in Victory Lane, as Austin Dillon went the final 70 laps of the 600-mile race on a single tank of fuel. "I thought I had saved enough (...


Carreno Busta needs 7 MPs; Nadal, Djokovic to 11th Paris QF

PARIS (AP) - Rafael Nadal eased into his record-equaling 11th quarterfinal at the French Open by swatting aside Roberto Bautista Agut 6-1, 6-2, 6-2 on Su...


Sailing-France eliminated from America's Cup after loss to New Zealand

In their final race of the 35th America's Cup , Groupama Team France failed to achieve a fairytale send off and give their fans one final victory as they ended...


Amla's classy ton helps South Africa see off Sri Lanka

Both dismissals hurt Sri Lanka badly as they were in the process of rebuilding the innings after the fall of a wicket. Tahir took the wickets of Upul Tha...


Philadelphia 76ers advisor Jerry Colangelo: People around Lonzo Ball pose 'challenge'

So, credit Jerry Colangelo for his honesty about an obvious reality. The 2017 NBA Draft has been touted as one of the best in recent years and possibly th...


Sailing: New Zealand hit foiling high to set up America's Cup showdown

In the race between defender Oracle Team USA, skippered by Jimmy Spithill, and SoftBank Team Japan, the two catamarans were evenly matched for speed and time ...


Same starters for Game 2 of the NBA Finals

They wore the black shirts while winning Game 7 of the NBA Finals previous year, and will try the look again Sunday against Golden State. He is returning to...


New Zealand bat against Australia in Champions Trophy

Josh Hazlewood took six wickets against New Zealand , but fellow quicks Mitchell Starc and Pat Cummins were much less impressive, managing just one wicket bet...


Champions Trophy 2017: India beat Pakistan by 124 runs

After India had been asked to bat, Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan added 136 runs for the first wicket, before Yuvraj Singh and Virat Kohli clubbed Pak...


Gianforte apologizes to reporter in acceptance speech

Gianforte will fill the seat vacated by former representative Ryan Zinke who President Donald Trump picked to head up the Department of the Interior. Gianfo...


Senator Ernst on Comey's upcoming testimony

Democrats are likely to press the former director on whether he viewed the President's comments as an effort to obstruct justice - an impeachable offense - and ...


Rex Ryan involved in bar scuffle while wearing a Bryce Harper jersey

Rob Ryan comes to his brother's defense, lunging for the man and putting his hand up to his neck, tilting his head back against the wall. Rex and Rob Ryan are...


Gareth Bale staying put at Real Madrid despite Manchester United speculation

He netted either side of the break to ensure Real Madrid successfully defend the Champions League title. "I have two or three days to rest and after we ha...


Murray downs Del Potro, French women in grudge match

Halep won 6-4, 6-3. "You work all year for moments like this", said Cornet , who was tearful in her interview on court. The 23-year-old said: "I received...


Cristiano Ronaldo and Alex Ferguson share touching moment after the UCL Final

This is the belief of newspapers in Spain after the Colombian was left out of Real Madrid's squad for the Champions League final . "I feel like a young boy". "...


Venus Williams out; French Open to have 1st-time Slam champ

The Spaniard departed Court Suzanne Lenglen scoldingly wagging her finger as the crowd were asked to applaud Muguruza following her 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 defeat. Wozn...


Warriors' Steve Kerr returns to the bench to coach Game 2

The Warriors had been 11-0 under acting coach Mike Brown with Kerr out with complications following back surgeries. "The game changed quite a bit tonight ...


ICC Champions Trophy : India score 319 runs in 48 overs

When on 37, Azhar Ali was dropped by Bhuvneshwar Kumar running in from long-on. When asked to describe his feeling after the match, Yuvraj said: "Yeah d...


Leboeuf tips Madrid boss Zidane to be next France coach

Madrid entered the final weekend needing a draw to guarantee its first title since 2012 and avoid its worst title drought since the 1980s. Post the match, R...


Milan move for Celtic's Dembele

The Scottish champions value him at around £30m ($39m). The Rossoneri are planning a major overhaul of their squad this summer as the club's new Chinese own...


Curry's triple-double leads Warriors to Game 2 rout

Curry listened and had a spectacular night to lead Golden State to a 2-0 NBA Finals advantage with Sunday's 132-113 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers . ...


Cavs ignore last year's comeback after another 0-2 hole

Golden State, which whipped Cleveland 113-91 in Game 1 on Thursday, is holding steady as a 9-point favorite after opening at 8½. The 80-year-old Attles, who ...


Gareth Bale rules out Manchester United move post UCL Victory

United have always been linked with a mega-money bid for the Welshman, with the latest reports suggesting that they have rekindled their interest due to mis...


Ariana, others perform in Manchester as tribute to attack victims

Confetti burst following the performance. Dragging fellow singer Katy Perry into the mix - after she praised Queen Elizabeth II for visiting the injured who...


Rain rescues Australia in Champions Trophy

The teams took a point apiece - a result that was arguably of most benefit to Group A rivals England , who launched a tournament featuring the world's top eigh...


Curry Scores 36pts, Warriors Sweep Spurs, Advanced To NBA Finals

Durant added 29 points and 12 rebounds as the Warriors - champions in 2015 - reached the Finals for a third year in succession. Throughout the second half of ...


Murray Ousts Potro in Paris

Japan's Kei Nishikori was leading 7-5, 6-4, 6-7 (4), 0-3 when the skies opened up. The double Olympic champion then went on to claim the second and third se...


French Open day one snapshot

Her goal of getting a career Grand Slam will have to wait, and it's now in jeopardy. "I think it doesn't really matter how I played, but I won, " the Czech ...


Lions struggle to 13-7 win in New Zealand tour opener

Instead they had to see off a late surge from the home side before they could celebrate getting their tour off to a winning start. We got held up over the line ...


Warriors beat Cavaliers in Game 2 of National Basketball Association finals

However, as previous year showed us, you should never count these Cavaliers out. LeBron James posted his second triple-double of the 2017 Playoffs - leadi...


Kohli rubbishes report of rift in Indian camp

Gavaskar, attempting to reassure fans, said an invitation for applications did not reflect tensions in the Kohli-Kumble relationship. Speaking about the devel...


Curry and Warriors club Cleveland, move halway to the National Basketball Association title

Stephen Curry dribbled every which way and beat LeBron James to the rim in a move reminiscent of his recent MVP magic, and the Golden State Warriors grabbe...