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Turin stampede: '1500 injured' at Juventus screening


Juventus fans stand near a Carabinieri auto, Italian paramilitary police, as they leave San Carlo's square at the end of the Champions League final soccer match between Juventus and Real Madrid, in Turin , Italy, Saturday, June 3, 2017. The source of the loud noise that triggered the stampede remained unclear, officials said. Hundreds of shoes and bags were scattered on the ground as people ran out of the square searching for friends and relatives. Read More »

UFC featherweight title: Jose Aldo vs


He's the guy who's always looking over the fence. Kowalkiewicz gave up her back to Gadelha while trying to get back to her feet from the takedown, allowing the 28-year-old former jiu-jitsu champion to secure the win with a rear naked choke. Read More »

Nashville clinches first trip to Stanley Cup finals


But here we are, after the Predators took the worst record among the 16 teams in the tournament, ousted two division champs in the Blackhawks and Ducks - plus the Blues in between - and on Monday secured their first trip to the Stanley Cup Final with a 6-3 victory over the Ducks. Read More »

Steve Kerr returns to sideline to coach Game 2

That effort trickled down to Stephen Curry , who picked up a triple double with 33 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds in Game 2. And a third time, Curry, humiliated by James' contemptuous slap of his reverse layup into the stands in the sixth game of last year's Finals, got to the rim against him one-on-one after four course reversals on the dribble. Read More »

R. Madrid Thumps Juventus 4-1 to Retain UCL Crown

As a player, he was in two consecutive Champions League finals with Juventus , losing both times, including to Madrid in 1998. Ronaldo netted the first and third goals, reaching 600 career goals in the process, as Real were crowned European champions for the 12th time. Read More »

Rooney 'more or less' decides United future

And Mourinho , in Monte Carlo to watch the Monaco Grand Prix, says from now on it is down to Woodward to make sure United have a squad capable of winning the Premier League next season. I am so happy to see the [injured] boys with the crutches with the trophy and now I am on holiday. Former United star Robin van Persie scored the Canaries only goal of the game becoming one of just three players to have scored at Old Trafford in Europe this season. Read More »

NBA Finals: Kevin Durant pulls off some and-1 wizardry for Warriors

There are no changes to the starting lineups from Game 1 for either team, which is not a surprise. James had little help as Love got there late. Golden State equaled its four turnovers from Game 1 in the initial 5:12. Former Warriors coach Al Attles was honored for his longevity and influence before Game 2 of the NBA Finals. His teams have won at least one road game in 37 of the first 40, with the lone exceptions being the 2007 NBA Finals (against San Antonio), the 2008 Eastern Conference ... Read More »

US set to face Venezuela in exhibition game


The United States is now in fourth place, which would mean having to play a two-game playoff for a spot in Russian Federation. "We needed to get a game in and get to know each other a little bit and get adjusted to the environmental conditions". Read More »

Champions Trophy: New Zealand v Australia rained off after Kane Williamson century


That left the New Zealanders still well-placed on 254-4 but a late-innings flourish failed to materialize, and paceman Josh Hazlewood taking the final three wickets in a four-ball span for career-best figures of 6-52 off nine overs. Skipper Steve Smith and coach Darren Lehmann must lift the Australians to beat Bangladesh and England to win a record third Champions Trophy . Read More »

Arsene Wenger may bid for Riyad Mahrez after admitting interest in winger

He's admitted that Arsenal could make a bid for him this summer after the 26 year old put in a transfer request at the Foxes. "I recently told him [boss Arsene Wenger] that I am exhausted, mentally wasted. Now, after Leicester's title defense didn't, to be charitable, go as planned, he's decided that he wants to leave after all . The Nigeria global added: 'Unfortunately, he has not tasted a Premier League title since 2004, but look what he has achieved in his time here. Read More »

Daniel Summerhays surges to lead at Memorial


Matt Kuchar watches his putt on the fourth hole during the final round of the Memorial golf tournament, Sunday, June 4, 2017, in Dublin, Ohio . DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) - Daniel Summerhays shot a 4-under 68 that took him from a five-shot deficit to a three-shot lead Saturday in the Memorial. Read More »

'King' of the road LeBron needs win at Golden State

Thompson's defensive prowess was evident in Golden State's 113-91 victory in Game 1 on Thursday night when Cavaliers players shot 1 for 12 when Thompson was the primary defender, according to ESPN . James and Love combined to make 24 of 41 shots, while the rest of the team shot just 36 percent with only Irving even reaching double-figures. "They will be way more physical. Read More »

Pakistan will try live up to expectations against India


Bangladesh have won back-to-back ODI games (Ireland and New Zealand ) ahead of this encounter with England; if they claim victory in this match, it'll be the first time they've won three in a row outside of Bangladesh since 2009 (five in succession). Read More »

Champions Trophy: India beat Pakistan by 124 runs


While bowling , it didn't prove too hard for the Indians, as Pakistan hardly showed any resistance. The fielding gaffes began nearly immediately, Ahmed Shehzad fluffing a regulation stop at point, as Sharma and Dhawan cantered along to a 136-run stand under nearly no pressure. Read More »

Cavs want JR Smith to shoot more


While Cleveland searches for the right adjustments, Golden State's roster of perfectionists believes it can play far better still with KD and Steph leading the way, or any of the others who are capable of getting hot in a hurry. Cavs coach Tyronn Lue also was thrilled to hear Kerr was back on the opposite bench. And so are Cleveland's black jerseys. His third quarter alone in Game 7 of the 2016 Finals, when he scored eight points on 3-for-5 shooting, accounted for more points than he has ... Read More »

NBA Finals 2017 Cavs at Warriors Game 2


Smith and thrived in all of those situations. Stephen Curry is 14 for 14 from the line and has 27 points, nine assists and nine rebounds, Kevin Durant has 24 points and the Warriors lead Cleveland 102-88 going into the fourth quarter. Read More »

Cavs look to get Thompson going in Game 2

The total has stayed at the opening number of 221½, five points lower than the opening number in Game 1. Stoneback said the action on Game 2 has been light compared to Game 1 . "The team was just falling apart at the seams and so I just had to get back to make sure we righted the ship". Kerr said before Game 2 that he hadn't let his players know that he'd be making his comeback Sunday. Read More »

Ariana Grande Leads Emotional One Love Show for Manchester


The group had many in the crowd in tears. "I just want to take this moment and honor the people who were loss and taken". "She said, 'Stop crying". "I love you so, so much", Grande said at the show, addressing the crowd. Let no one take that away from you", she said. Another user shared a video of several policemen sitting with fans and waving their arms to Coldplay's emotional ballad Fix You. Read More »

Gareth Bale speaks out after Champions League win


Cristiano Ronaldo said he had no intention of slowing down after spearheading a 4-1 victory over Juventus that made Real Madrid the first team to retain the UEFA Champions League. Ronaldo hit Real's first and third goals to become only the second man to score in three European Cup finals and take his career goal tally to 600. Read More »

Gracious Del Potro hails Murray strategy, seeks backhand improvement

Murray beat Del Potro 7-6 (8) 7-5 6-0. "I expected a tough match and the first set was very, very important", Murray said. Losing that opener on a disputed line call cut del Potro deep. Spaniard Fernando Verdasco also got through with a much quicker 6-2, 6-1, 6-3 win against No. 22 Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay. "I think that the relationship is not very good", said 27-year-old Cornet. Read More »

Returning Grande fans shaken by London attack


Families mixed with teenagers and young adults and groups of girls in bunny ears linked arms and sang along to their favorite songs. But the all-star benefit was equally about Grande's determination to not let the bad guys win. Two members of the choir were in the audience on May 22. Sunday's One Love Manchester concert - held at the city's Old Trafford cricket ground - comes the day after attackers targeted the heart of London, killing seven people, including one Canadian . Read More »

James Rodriguez to leave after Champions League final snub

However, Real and Ronaldo weren't to be denied, as further goals from Casemiro, Ronaldo and Marco Asensio meant the final 20 minutes were played out to a carnival atmosphere with chants of "champions" and "viva España". "I am very happy - an fantastic season again". It was unclear precisely what numbers Ronaldo was referring to after collecting his award from Sir Alex Ferguson and sitting himself down in front of the microphones of the global media, roughly an hour after helping to ... Read More »

Garbine Muguruza, Kristina Mladenovic looking to set up Paris date

The fourth-seeded Muguruza beat Yulia Putintseva 7-5, 6-2, while the 10th-seeded Williams sailed past Elise Mertens 6-3, 6-1 on the clay in Paris . He lost to Frenchman Yannick Noah at Roland Garros in 1983, and beat Frenchman Henri Leconte in 1988. The defending French Open champion got off to a good start by breaking the diminutive Kazakh's serve. Read More »

Summerhays takes advantage of Dufner collapse at Memorial

Jordan Spieth knows the feeling. Jason Dufner hits out of a bunker on the first hole during the final round of the Memorial golf tournament, Sunday, June 4, 2017, in Dublin, Ohio . It was the second consecutive Sunday in which play was suspended at Muirfield Village and the 27th Memorial Tournament that saw a weather day in the event's 42-year history. Read More »

The Show Is Set - Cavaliers Are In The Finals


According to ESPN Stats and Information, Celtics are 2-9 all-time in playoff series when trailing 3-1 and will go up against a Cavaliers team desperate to finish off this matchup. Big games from Love and James are likely. We made a lot of mistakes you don't make at this stage and they capitalized. The point spread in Game 3 was 17 points. Read More »

Murray Scrapes Through to Del Potro Rematch

Del Potro had also gone to the Spaniard's aid when he had collapsed at the back of the court, weeping, just moments earlier. Del Potro stayed by Almagro's side and helped him to his feet before embracing him, sitting next to the crestfallen 31-year-old in an attempt to talk him through his mental and physical anguish. Read More »

Ucl final: Juventus-Real Madrid

Cristiano Ronaldo and his Real Madrid teammates are set to receive huge bonuses after beating Juventus 4-1. It was Ronaldo's fourth Champions League title - three for Real and one at Manchester United - and his double took him to 600 career goals for club and country. Read More »

John Terry: "I don't really care what other people think"


The substitution process began when the clock ticked on to 26 minutes, which is the 27th minute of the match, and by the time he left the field through a guard of honour formed by his teammates it was the 28th minute. Terry could make his 718th appearance for Chelsea in Saturday's FA Cup Final but no matter the outcome against Arsenal it will do well to top his Stamford Bridge farewell. Read More »

2016 champ Muguruza, Mladenovic head to 3rd set


Venus Williams of the US plays a shot against Japan's Kurumi Nara during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris , France. Victoria Azarenka , a two-time grand slam victor and former world No. 1, had a baby boy a year ago when she was 27 and will return to competition next month during the grass-court season. Read More »

Tiger Woods' vehicle displayed 'fresh' damage at scene of arrest


Tiger Woods appeared to have been in an accident in his Mercedes before he was busted for DUI in Florida on Monday - and didn't seem to even know what state he was in at first, according to new details from police records. If you saw the name " Tiger Woods " trending on Twitter and Facebook, you might have felt some concern that something awful might have happened to him, but you can breathe a mixed sigh of relief. Read More »

Champions Trophy 2017: Batsmen to watch out for


But in age of ever more aggressive batting and ever higher strike rates, his figures look old-fashioned - a criticism that has been made of Pakistan's overall approach to white-ball cricket as it's now played. Because, as good as Bairstow is, Roy is a match-winner, a destroyer that can take absolutely any bowling lineup apart and set the game up for England . Read More »

Murray and Wawrinka sweep into French Open last 16

What do you want me to do? Pouncing on a net cord rebound, Murray slapped a mid-court forehand crosscourt, but a lunging del Potro wristed back a forehand victor for a third set point at 7-6. The former Wimbledon finalist was broken seven times out of seven in a crushing 6-2, 6-1 loss. Play was suspended Friday because of darkness with Bellis leading 5-2 in the second set and serving to level the match. Read More »