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No team orders from Ferrari, insists Sebastian Vettel


After Raikkonen and Bottas had come in for a tire change a few laps earlier, Vettel changed halfway through the 78-lap race . Ferrari's race victor Sebastian Vettel sprays Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo , who finished third at the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday. Read More »

French Open 2017: Novak Djokovic celebrates gruelling win with ball kids


The exchange ends when Djokovic walks away saying "You're losing your mind". They should agree, "this is how we play Nadal , this is how we play Federer, this is how we play Djokovic". Nadal finished his match with a tally of 33 winners and only 13 unforced errors . His previous best was a 6-2 6-0 6-0 win over Juan Monaco here in 2012. Read More »

Woakes ruled out of Champions Trophy with side strain

Talking about the bowling combination he would like to go with against the Virat Kohli-led side, the 30-year-old said that they would unleash their best pace attack after reading the pitch on the match day. Root had ice treatment in the dressing room after his innings and began to feel better after stretching exercises. "I must not have eaten well enough (yesterday morning)". Read More »

Ramos: Zidane has tamed complicated Real Madrid

I lived with it as a player, and I'm living with it as a coach. "Cristiano is a role model for everyone". Juventus defender Dani Alves , perhaps inspired by his many years spent with Real's arch rivals Barcelona , did look into the past as he dragged up the 1998 final between Real and Juventus which was decided for the Spaniards by a hotly-debated Predrag Mijatovic goal . Read More »

How Lakers-Celtics paved the way for the Cavs-Warriors


With at least three games left, it's time for the Cleveland Cavaliers to rally and put forth a better effort to prevent the Warriors from doing what they've done all playoffs: sweep their opponent. Silver says that "from a league standpoint, you always want to see great competition". We know that. But playing iso ball has helped us get to this point, and it has gave us success in the last three years. Read More »

Robson backs Manchester United for Sanchez move


He works hard for the team, can score and create goals. "His character is right, he's a tough player, he's really skilful". When you put that all in the one package, he's the type we would like here. Jose Mourinho guided United to three trophies and qualification for next season's Champions League , something they failed to achieve in 2015/16. Read More »

Homer in 12th sends Dodgers to victory


The rookie homered in the 12th inning off Milwaukee Brewers reliever Neftali Feliz , salvaging a 2-1 win Friday for the Los Angeles Dodgers on a night when ace left-hander Clayton Kershaw recorded his 2,000th strikeout. The Dodgers picked up left-handed pitcher Jason Wheeler from the Minnesota Twins in exchange for cash considerations. As a team, the Dodgers allowed just five hits and walked two batters while striking out 26. Read More »

Chris Bosh, Miami Heat reach agreement to part ways, according to source


The Heat can now waive Bosh whenever they want and he'll still get all of the remaining $52.1 million left on his contract, even if insurance covers most of it. Removing Bosh's salary from the Heat's books will clear up about $37 million in cap space when the new league year begins on July 1. Bosh nonetheless could return to the league at any time, provided can present medical evidence of fitness that meets league approval. Read More »

Cleveland Cavaliers at Golden State Warriors - 6/4/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Well Rihanna , that match did matter and tour Cavs need to get a lot better in a hurry if they are to make if back-to-back National Basketball Association titles. Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving put up decent enough numbers in Game 1 , though they weren't very efficient with their field-goal shooting. Golden State established a theme early: they were going to get to the basket one way or another . Read More »

Bosh, Miami Heat reach agreement to part ways


That time is expected to be fairly soon, with the NBA Draft coming on June 22 followed nine days later by the start of free agency. Bosh hasn't played since February 2016 due to a second occurrence of blood clots in his body. "It got a little sideways at the end because of feelings and things of that nature". Even if Bosh does return to an National Basketball Association team, there's no risk that his salary will come back to the Heat's salary cap under the new National Basketball ... Read More »

ICC Champions Trophy: England beat Bangladesh in opening match


Whether Bangladesh revert to their proactive line-up for the Australia game on Monday remains to be seen, although conditions are likely to dictate their decision-making. [Bowling display?] I thought from 25 to 40, we minimised the damage, Tamim can be destructive but they didn't get away from us. He was batting superbly. Read More »

Cubs stop 6-game slide with 3-2 win over Cardinals


ORIOLES 3, RED SOX 2: Seth Smith and Manny Machado hit first-inning home runs off Rick Porcello to back a redemptive pitching performance by Alec Asher and help Baltimore beat Boston at Baltimore. Cubbies starter John Lackey gave up both runs on four hits and two free passes through seven innings with three relievers putting up zeros. Rookie Magneuris Sierra had an RBI single, and Lance Lynn pitched 5 1/3 innings of two-hit ball. Read More »

Woakes injury a concern for England, says Morgan

He played only two matches then (February 2016) and has not played since but has regularly reiterated his desire to return to the ODI arena - with one eye on the 2019 World Cup in England . Mark Wood was always going to trouble the Bangladesh openers, and it didn't take him too long to bang one in at Tamim Iqbal . Hales was rarely forced to go aerial in pursuit of his sixth half century, while Root nurdled his way to the same milestone easily. Read More »

Tears of mourning, destroyed racket ends wild French Open match


That's the only thing I can do". Steve Johnson won a tennis match Wednesday, an otherwise unspectacular event amid a sports scene flush with seemingly more interesting storylines at the moment. The fourth-seeded Nadal is trying to become the first player in the Open era to win 10 titles at a major. The Spaniard had already received treatment at the end of the first set. Read More »

Sauter wins Truck Series race at Dover International track


Fast facts: Sato became the first Japanese driver to win the Indianapolis 500. And an iconic vehicle made it back to victory lane for the first time in over 15 years. Harvick is winless this year as well, but now sits fourth in the point standings. Truex is safe to make the playoffs, now it is time to add to the his series leading bonus points total. Read More »

Chawrasia lies in Top-10 at Nordea Masters in Sweden


He shares the lead with England's Max Orrin . Former Ryder Cup star Jamie Donaldson enjoyed a welcome return to form as he and fellow Welshman Bradley Dredge ended the first day of the Nordea Masters just one off the lead. Chawrasia's 71 was very creditable in some tough scoring conditions at Barseb ck Golf and Country Club, where the winds were not as high as they had been for the pro-am on Wednesday, but were still providing a tough test for the field. Read More »

NBA Finals: Kevin Durant hits nice alley-oop from Draymond Green

The two will meet on that same court where things came to a close past year, for Game 1 of the NBA Finals at 9 p.m. ET Thursday on ABC. The Warriors opened the second half of Game 1 of the NBA Finals on a 13-0 run, opening up a 73-52 lead over Cleveland early in the third quarter. Read More »

Paul Pogba documents pilgrimage to Mecca


The Red Devils re-signed the French midfielder from Juventus last summer in a world record £89m transfer deal as Jose Mourinho chose to bring the 24-year-old back to Old Trafford. Pogba is now back in France as he linked up with his worldwide team-mates on Tuesday afternoon in Clairefontaine. "We played for the people who died", Pogba told BT Sport referring to the victims of the Manchester attack, which took place two days before the Europa League final. Read More »

Williamson gets 100 but New Zealand collapse against Australia

New Zealand captain Kane Williamson won the toss and elected to bat against Australia in the Champions Trophy match at Edgbaston on Friday. Earlier, Ronchi - born in New Zealand but raised in Australia , for whom he played seven limited-overs internationals in 2008-09 - provided some entertainment with three sixes and nine fours in a 43-ball salvo as a pinch-hitting opener. Read More »

Red-hot, rested Warriors await Cavs or Celtics on NBA Finals


Golden State Warriors breezed into their third NBA Finals in a row with a 129-115 win over San Antonio Spurs . The lefty shooting guard scored 15 points as the entire AT&T Center in San Antonio chanted "Ginobili!" when he was taken out of the game with less than two minutes remaining. Read More »

Tiger Woods' Ex-Mistress Speaks Out About His Arrest


Last week it was revealed that Tiger Woods underwent a fourth back surgery to hopefully correct his lingering health issues that have kept him off the golf course once and for all and get him back to competing on the PGA Tour . Officials said video of the arrest was captured on at least one police cruiser dash cam. Golf Digest reported that his arraignment is scheduled for July 5. Read More »

Durant stars as Warriors dominate Cavs in NBA Finals opener


Steph Curry , who was rather quiet (for him) through the first 24 minutes came out in the third and got his game going with 14 points in the third quarter alone to stretch an eight-point Warriors lead to 21 after three quarters. The Warriors' prized free agent signing did not disappoint in his first trip to the NBA Finals since 2012, consistently getting to the rim and often throwing down uncontested dunks. Read More »

Bryce Harper fights Hunter Strickland


Strickland had stared at Harper as he rounded the bases, and Harper had yelled at him from the dugout. The first pitch he saw from Hunter Strickland left a dent on his hip and set off a wild brawl. "He didn't come up and in at my face or anything like that". And this happened three years ago. "So I think it was an overreaction by Bryce Harper ". Read More »

India strong contenders to win Champions Trophy - Irfan Pathan

It's different for them. "As a cricketer we can't control things outside the stadium". In our heads nothing really changes, it's exactly the same for us. In Test cricket we have done well with that mindset, ' Kohli told reporters in Mumbai before the squad's departure for England. Kohli expects that the two senior pros - former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and stylish Yuvraj Singh will go out there and express themselves with a free mindset. Read More »

[Exclusive] Desailly tips Juventus to beat Madrid to Champions League glory


Similar in style and personality, these two Brazilian full-backs will bomb forward at every opportunity to try and expose the other's defensive shortcomings. "It will be their second season with their clubs and they can also challenge". Zidane got one back, but it was Juventus who advanced to a final they lost to AC Milan. Read More »

Rihanna May Love LeBron James More Than His Wife!


Add in the fact the Cavaliers committed 20 turnovers - James had eight - and it's easy to see why the game went off the rails for Cleveland . Durant is the obvious difference between the Warriors the Cavs dethroned a year ago and the team that overwhelmed the Cavaliers in Game 1 . Read More »

NASCAR Charlotte 2017 results: Austin Dillon wins Coca-Cola 600

Austin Dillon took the lead on the next to last lap and went on to win NASCAR's 2017 Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolina . After Jeffrey Earnhardt experienced issues that led to oil and a part dumping on the track, Chase Elliott appeared to run over it and his vehicle caught fire. Read More »

Rihanna stole the show during Game 1


The Golden State Warriors blew out the defending NBA champions 113-91 in Game 1 of the NBA Finals to take early control of the series. Yes, the Cavs came back from a 3-1 hole to win the championship, however, this is not the same team they done that against. Read More »

After humbling Cavaliers, Warriors warn their best yet to come


Warriors forward Draymond Green said he was proud of Golden State's "complete team effort". His message as the NBA Finals began: be yourselves. "I have great memories of (the 2015 title) and bad memories of previous year", he said, "but they're both lessons you learn, knowing what it takes to win, how important every possession is, focusing on the details, especially against the same team for the third time". Read More »

Sri Lanka flood toll exceeds 150; more rains forecast


The mud was 30 feet deep in some areas, one rescue operator told Reuters at the time. He said that the Chinese Government and people always helped Sri Lanka when Sri Lanka faced with natural disasters. The disaster has left almost 2,000 homes destroyed and more than half a million people displaced, according to Al-Jazeera. Also, access to some affected areas is hard. Read More »