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How will the rest of the Stanley Cup Final play out?


Two more goals followed in short order, three in all in the opening 3:28 of the period, forcing the Predators to pull goaltender Pekka Rinne and regroup heading back to Nashville. Just 3:03 later, it was 3-1 when the defending champions caught a lucky break for the second straight game as Wilson scored his third of the playoffs when a centering pass caromed off Predators center Vernon Fiddler . Read More »

Real Madrid 'simply better' than Juventus, says Dani Alves

Real managed to score three goals in the second 45 minutes against a Juve side that had only let in three in the previous 12 matches in this season's Champions League . Mario Mandzukic had so much to do as he controlled Gonzalo Higuain's lay-up, with the overhead, looping shot he manufactured instantly etched into Champions League final hall of fame status for its magnificence. Read More »

Shami key to India's Champions Trophy prospects: Irfan Pathan


But to win away from home is always challenging. According to the Google , the Doodle team posted an update on their official blog which said, "Ah, summer: the sound of leather on willow, and the spectacle of cricket. "The most important thing is whether we are progressing or not". "So whatever we do first against England , we need to start well and that's what we are focusing on". Read More »

Oregon tops LSU 4-1, will play Oklahoma in WCWS semifinals


Sunday in the semifinals. She finished the season with an 18-6 record. Long Beach's Jarren Duran attempted an inside-the-park home run with two out in the 10th but he was thrown out at home. Washington starter Taran Alvelo was almost flawless in the outing, tossing a complete-game two-hitter to help her team advance to the WCWS semifinals against Florida on Sunday at 12 p.m. Read More »

China's Zhang bids farewell to French Open after third round loss

Khachanov converted 1 of 6 break points on Isner's serve, but that was enough. Leading 6-5, Kuznetsova had another two match points in the 12th game. Without playing great, Elina Svitolina beat Magda Linette 6/4 7/5 in an hour and 28 minutes. It was the first third-round meeting between two Asian players at Roland Garros , with 2014 US Open finalist Nishikori going on to play Fernando Verdasco for a place in the quarter-finals. Read More »

Barcelona Appoints New Manager

The 53-year-old former Barcelona gamer will certainly replace Luis Enrique , that announced earlier this year that he would be stepping down at the end of the season. Since then he has coached Athletic's reserve side, had two spells in charge of the first team at San Mames, as well as stints at Espanyol, Olympiacos, Villarreal and Valencia. Read More »

Bangladesh suffer woeful warm-up for Champions Trophy opener

Bangladesh threatened the same punishment in its first one-day worldwide on English soil in seven years by producing its highest score against England , and the eighth-best total in trophy history, 40 runs more than its previous best. The green bus by Pakistani feature will also feature during Pakistan's match against South Africa at the same venue. He said that that the last game against India was a good lesson for the batsmen, who have actually never been in a situation when the ... Read More »

Andy Murray vs Andrey Kuznetsov


It did not need Murray to confirm - as he did earlier this week - that he has been in a slump in 2017. That awesome stretch propelled Murray to World No. Maclagan believes the return of Lendl, who arrived in Paris on the Monday before the tournament began, could be the key to getting Murray back to his best form. Read More »

#UCLFinal: Real Madrid Lifts UEFA Champions League Trophy!

CARDIFF, Wales (AP) - After another potent demonstration of Cristiano Ronaldo's enduring scoring prowess, surely no Real Madrid fan can contemplate criticizing him now. Until now, no team since AC Milan in 1989 and 1990, when the cup was only a knockout competition, had won back-to-back titles. Ronaldo delivered the fatal blow three minutes later, tucking the ball just inside the post with a major assist from Modric. Read More »

Real Madrid set to offer Chelsea £100m for Eden Hazard

Click on this link if you want to WIN a Real Madrid and Nivea Men hamper. Hazard appears set to stay on at Chelsea beyond the summer and the 26-year-old feels that the Blues need to bring in at least two top quality players in the summer transfer window. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo double helps Real Madrid to twelfth European Cup

In an exceptional career in which he keeps rewriting the record books, Ronaldo netted twice in Cardiff to become the first player in the 25 seasons of the Champions League era to score in three finals. Then came the Club World Cup with Real Madrid and the end of a five-year Spanish title drought before new highs were reached in the Champions League. Read More »

Dovizioso wins Italian GP ahead of MotoGP leader Vinales


At the same time, Petrucci powered ahead of Rossi for third, and the following lap he passed Vinales for second at Bucine, allowing Dovizioso to build a small advantage at the head of the field. Having started on the front row at the Mugello circuit, it was Dovizioso's first podium finish before his home fans since joining the Italian Ducati team in 2013. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo feels youthful after latest Champions League triumph


More than 1,500 people were injured when panic swept through a crowd of Juventus fans watching the Champions League final in a piazza in the northern Italian city of Turin, authorities said Sunday. Juventus' defeat was the seventh time they had lost in the final - a competition record. "I can not explain why we played like we did in the second half". Read More »

Best coach in the world? Zidane thinks not but confirms Madrid stay


After Cristiano Ronaldo opened the match with a lovely goal, Mario Mundzukic leveled the match with the goal of the Champions League to make the score 1-1 at the break. As a team we played very good in the quarterfinals, semifinals and today but at the end you need a guy to score to win this title and he did. "We're the first team to win consecutive Champions Leagues and I scored two goals", Ronaldo reportedly also said . Read More »

Real Madrid reign supreme on record-breaking night as Juventus challenge fades

His second goal in Cardiff was his 105th in the Champions League , putting him well clear of Lionel Messi (94) at the top of the all-time scoring list. "On an individual level I was very good too", Ronaldo said after receiving the award. "I was happy I got on to play". It was the only high point for Juventus on a night when the Italian champion was outclassed in its quest for a first European title in 21 years. Read More »

Penguins lose special teams battle, game to Nashville

Josi took a feed from Calle Jarnkrok before firing one home on the power play passed Matt Murray to tie up the game 5:51 into the second period. Jake Guentzel has been responsible for both game-winning goals of the series , scoring with 3:17 remaining in Game 1 and setting an National Hockey League rookie record for a playoff year with his fifth such tally in Wednesday's 4-1 victory. Read More »

Curry, Warriors refuse to get overconfident against Cavaliers

ABC's NBA Finals coverage of Game 1 dropped around 5 percent in ratings from past year, but still had the third-highest viewer ratings for a Finals Game 1 since ABC started airing the series in 2003, according to ESPN. "Are you kidding me?" he said. “Well, we have to do a better job of playing with more pace, attacking more, ” Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said. Going into game two we'll be a lot more settled in, a lot better on the defensive end. Read More »

Kevin Durant's dunks leave Cavaliers vowing to toughen up in Game 2

It was part of a theme - Golden State knows it has not taken Cleveland's best shot. "We really did a poor job of limiting their easy baskets. But we can play better". You looked toward the crowd, toward Rihanna , was that on goal?Kevin Durant, who Hayward called the "best offensive player in the world", was the primary catalyst of Golden State's offense, as he finished the game with 38 points on 14-of-26 shooting from the field. Read More »

Five nuggets from a bounce-back Red Sox win

Bogaerts also scored on. Baltimore Orioles' Mark Trumbo (45) greets teammate Manny Machado after Machado hit a solo home run in the first inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox in Baltimore , Friday, June 2, 2017. There once was a time when Price had the same kind of problem. "That's eight years ago when I did that", Price said. One night after a pregame slip in the bullpen, Eduardo Rodriguez is headed to the disabled list, according to a report from the Boston ... Read More »

Del Potro shows sporting spirit, closes on Murray clash

Del Potro, an Argentine who has faced his own injuries, talked quietly with Spain's Almagro before the two walked slowly back to the bench. Del Potro, playing at Roland Garros for the first time since he was a 2012 quarterfinalist, grimaced and grabbed his right thigh after sliding to his right during the first set. Read More »

Five-star France flay Paraguay Les Bleus


Seven minutes later, the Arsenal man fired Dimitri Payet's cross home with a diving header (13') to cap an ultra-dominant first 5 minutes for the hosts. "It will be a match that matters and that is very important to us", he said. The home side had a chance to extend their advantage 10 minutes into the second half, but Antoine Griezmann failed to convert from six-yards out. Read More »

Zidane joy as Madrid reign supreme


AC Milan were the last to do so in Europe's elite club competition in 1990 and Isco, who now has three European titles by the age of 25, hailed Madrid's unprecedented streak of success. The Juventus fans in the 72,000 crowd erupted, ramping up the atmosphere that was already crackling under the closed stadium roof. Asensio tucked in the fourth goal after Marcelo had charged to the byline and Real's dominance was complete. Read More »

London Terror Is England's Third Attack in 3 Months

British Transport Police said there were reports of "multiple" casualties following the major incident on the bridge. He said he threw chairs, glasses and bottles at the attackers in a bid to stop them. Gunshots rang out amid reports of knife attacks at Borough Market. I've spent a lot of time there. Transport for London said busy London Bridge station and two others were closed at the request of police. Read More »

Warriors' Kerr considers returning as coach for Game 2

First, he's acting Golden State Warriors head coach for Steve Kerr . The Warriors dominated almost every aspect of Game 1. "And we get an opportunity to get a couple days to see what they did and see what we did wrong and how we can be better in Game 2". Read More »

Rampant Real Thrash Juve, Retain Champions League

Juventus fans were injured during the Champions League final after a firecracker was reportedly set off at the Turin piazza where thousands were watching the Champions League clash between Juventus and Real Madrid . "It was not easy". "It's been a hard season, so I understood the circumstances", he said. "The first half was really tough, against a brilliant team in every aspect, but in the second half, we saw the best performance from Real Madrid all season", he said. Read More »

Real's remarkable Ronaldo again delivers when it matters most

Cristiano Ronaldo hit out at his critics following Saturday's history-making victory in the Champions League final with Real Madrid . It's an awesome season for me and my team-mates to win the double. Coach Massimiliano Allegri was disappointed with his side's reaction to going 2-1 down to Casemiro's deflected strike but pledged to return next season and "try again". Read More »

Loud Noise Starts Stampede in Turin After Champions League Match


A man is helped out of San Carlo Square , following panic created by the bang of firecrackers as fans watched Juventus versus Real Madrid on a giant screen. The stampede which followed caused minor injuries to what was initially thought to be around 50 supporters, though Rai TV is reporting 400 injuries. Read More »

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

Earnhardt was very appreciative of the time the seven-time champion spent with him. "Today is special", Childress said. After the race, Busch walked into the media room for his post-race presser and rubbed his hands against his face as he fielded his opening question about whether or not Dillon's strategic decision surprised him. Read More »

Champions Trophy: Arch rivals Pakistan, India to clash today

India captain Virat Kohli and Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur did their best to insist that Sunday's Champions Trophy clash in Birmingham will be just another game. In a tournament featuring the world's top eight one-day worldwide teams , and with just three group games a side, Arthur emphasised how every match counted. Read More »

India making billions for signing Paris deal

He said that Brussels and Beijing believe in "the full implementation, without nuances, of the Paris climate agreement ", and underlined that there can be "no backsliding" on the pact. "We wouldn't even be out until Nov 2020, so how would we re-enter?" They pledged to do more to help developing countries adapt. "They were presenting facts and figures", Conway said. Read More »

Man mows lawn as tornado rages


The tornado was moving east at over 30 miles per hour, according to reports , and nearby Morrin and Rowley were in the twister's path. Twenty-seven minutes after the alert was first issued, Alberta Emergency officials reported the tornado threat was over. Read More »

Antoine Griezmann Suggests He Will Stay At Atletico Madrid


Further to reports on Thursday that Manchester United have dropped their (immediate) interest in Antoine Griezmann , the French global appears to have done likewise. Gareth Bale is expected by many in the Spanish media to be sold by Real Madrid this summer. In any case, Griezmann seems content to remain with Atletico Madrid based on his most recent activity on Twitter. Read More »

The difference is Durant for Warriors

He added that the Warriors have Durant, one of the best forwards in the National Basketball Association, which would open up their shooters Steph Curry and Klay Thompson . When he's getting them extra shots, they're a great team. - The fourth, Kyrie Irving didn't stop the ball as Durant sailed past. "We have to take good shots". Read More »