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India set up final clash with Pakistan

Riding on half-centuries from Rohit Sharma (91), Shikhar Dhawan (68), Virat Kohli (81*) and Yuvraj Singh (53), India posted a huge total of 319/3 from their quota of 48 overs in a rain curtailed match. "We've seen some really surprising results and it's been awesome for the fans to watch and for the players to be a part of", Kohli said. However, they lost their way with part-timer Kedar Jadhav taking wickets of both the batsmen and put the brakes on the Bangladeshi scoring. Read More »

Draymond Green throws jabs at LeBron James, Cavs at Warriors championship rally


And even though neither side wants to own the " superteam " tag, both teams fit the bill, whether they like it or not. I'm petty. I've been waiting for a while, just coming up with ideas. "I can't forget the Ultimate Warrior shirt previous year from LeBron , the 3-1 tombstone cookies and all that, so I was waiting on this moment", Green said. Read More »

Pilot seriously burned after blimp crashes at US Open


CDT". The charred remains of the inflatable aircraft could be seen lying on the ground. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported one person, the pilot, had been airlifted from the scene and hospitalized. It is the 117th U.S. Open. Justin Maynard, a sales manager for AirSign, said the company's operations team on the ground in Erin had no more definitive information on the pilot's condition, other than the pilot was expected to be okay. Read More »

Warriors fans celebrate, with expectations of more to come


The parade will take place Thursday morning in downtown Oakland , following the same route as the team's parade to celebrate the 2015 National Basketball Association title. Minutes after the Warriors won their second title in three years , disposing of the Cavaliers in five games, James fielded a question about Golden State's juggernaut and how it related to his future. Read More »

LeBron James says he never played for a 'super team.' Really?

Anyone want to try and figure out what the heck this was all about? The 32-year-old, who recently returned to social media, captioned the video, "Bald head nut!" Would Dwyane Wade go back there?But I think the focus, a lot of LeBron's - his business interests, his Hollywood aspirations, his media ventures are base out there.And I wrote this previous year and said it and believed it: The minute he won that championship in Cleveland he was liberated to leave again. Read More »

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Fans await India-Pakistan final on June 18

And he insisted a Pakistan victory would be no great surprise. While this is Pakistan's first Champions Trophy finals, it's fourth for team India . Besides the openers, Kohli, Yuvraj Singh and Mahendra Singh Dhoni have been in good nick and have the capibility to snatch the match away from Bangladesh on their own with individual performances. Read More »

Pakistan thrashes England to reach Champions Trophy final

While speaking on a Pakistani news channel, Sohail created a storm by saying that ODI skipper Sarfraz Ahmed and his boys have no reason to rejoice as they have made it to the finals, not on the basis of their performance but through "external factors". Read More »

Champions Trophy: New Zealand win toss, ask England to bat

The New Zealand side meet Bangladesh in Cardiff on Friday night (NZ time) in their final pool match of the one-day cricket worldwide competition, with England and Australia facing off in the pool's other fixture. "I can't tell you outside of guys who have worked with us on a close basis what's happened ... but visually, from a player's point of view, (it has)". Read More »

Andrew Benintendi Blasts Two Home Runs In 7-3 Win Over Orioles

Asher, in contrast, retired 16 of the first 17 batters he faced and ended up allowing two runs and three hits over 6 1-3 innings. Asher is 0-1 with a 3.86 ERA in two career appearances, including one start, against the Red Sox. The Red Sox have lost 12 of 22 games against the AL East this season. The rivalry took a contentious turn when Baltimore third baseman Manny Machado slid hard into Boston second baseman Dustin Pedroia in late April. Read More »

Sidney Crosby is the best hockey player since Wayne Gretzky

That team was young, brash and talented and brought the Red Wings dynasty to a crashing halt. It marks the third time that the Penguins have won the Cup in the Sidney Crosby era, and the franchise's fifth championship overall. It was beginning to look like they might have missed their window for further championship success. Sidney Crosby , Evgeni Malkin , Matt Murray and Co. Read More »

Ronaldo determined to leave Spain

Ronaldo also won the Champions League with Manchester United in 2008 and scored a record of 105 goals in the competition - 11 more than Barcelona's, Lionei Messi, his closest opponent. The source added: "He's very sad and really upset". Ronaldo led Real Madrid, his club of eight years, to its second straight UEFA Champions League title last month in Cardiff, Wales. Read More »

UFC Icon Matt Hughes Airlifted To Hospital After Crashing Into Moving Train


Matt Hughes was involved in a vehicle accident on Friday morning. " His family is traveling to him now ". The crash occurred at 10:45 a.m. on Beelers Trail, according to the Illinois State Police. The former welterweight champion was airlifted to a medical facility. . Officers with the ISP Traffic Crash Reconstruction Unit are still investigating the crash. Read More »

Takkarist McKinley predicted Warriors would win NBA Finals in 5 games


Rudy Gobert, one of the three nominees for this year's Defensive Player of the Year award, was a load for the Warriors to handle inside, especially when they opted to play small lineups. I get the idea that some people think an athlete should stay in the town he started and win there, but why not jump to a great team? "Guys like Steph Curry welcoming him and kind of let him shine, it worked out like it should". Read More »

WR Michael Floyd reportedly violated terms of house arrest


Floyd, 27, was arrested and charged with extreme DWI on December 12, 2016 after being found with a blood alcohol level of 0.217 and passed out at the wheel of his auto. Yes, he has some talent, but he got arrested past year for a super extreme DUI after being found passed out behind the wheel of his vehicle. Fox Sports indicated that in terms of a plea agreement included 120 days in jail, 96 of which can be served under house arrest. Read More »

Pakistan accused of 'fixing' to reach final

Pakistan then cruised to its victory target, finishing on 215 for two with a massive 77 balls to spare. The sensational accusation by Aamer is going viral on internet and is inviting a major chunk of suspicion on Pakistan's journey in CT-2017. Read More »

Warriors say no decision made on White House visit

Durant was named the Most Valuable Player of the NBA Finals on Monday after claiming an elusive NBA championship over the Cleveland Cavaliers . I'm happy for him. Most times it doesn't. Dismissing haters is not such a big deal to Durant as they might imagine. "I do know me and KD had a conversation along with Draymond and Klay and Andre previous year before he even showed up that that was kind of the identity of who we are as a team that we understand how important it is, the ... Read More »

Rihanna, Snoop Dogg, Others React to Golden State Warriors Victory

Everybody for the last 10 years knew how good he was, but until you break through and win that first championship, there's always still something there. The Warriors' rejection of the White House's invitation builds on the sentiment expressed by several New England Patriots who announced they would not attend the Trump White House ceremony in April. Read More »

Thibaut Courtois stalls new Chelsea contract talks


De Gea had been Madrid's first choice but United's valuation of the Spain worldwide has deterred them making a bid and Zinedine Zidane's side could up their interest in Courtois should the Belgium global continue to dismiss contract proposals. Read More »

Special number 10 means so much to Nadal


Nadal took down Stan Wawrinka in the finals at Roland Garros in straight sets, 6-2, 6-3, 6-1. If he wins, Nadal will become only the second player, man or woman , to win 10 titles at the same major tournament. Nadal was unable to convert four break points in the fourth game. Everyone expected a Nadal clinch the French Open title, considering how he dominated the clay court season this year. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo Accused of Defrauding €14.7M

Ronaldo's case bears strong similarities to that of Ronaldo's on-pitch rival from Barcelona FC, Lionel Messi , who was found guilty of tax fraud by a Spanish court past year and handed a 21-month suspended jail sentence. Cristiano Ronaldo has denied accusations by Spanish authorities that he evaded tax payments of 14.7m euros (£13m; $16m) from 2011 to 2014. The prosecutors office categorized Ronaldo's failure to pay taxes as "voluntary" and " conscious ". Read More »

Penguins head home upbeat


Sports' Kevin Allen explains why Pittsburgh and Nashville can feel good about their chances heading into Game 5. "It all started with that start and got us going for the rest of the game". Subban said. Pittsburgh Penguins' Bryan Rust (17) celebrates his team's 6-0 victory over the Nashville Predators with goalie Matt Murray (30) after Game 5 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final , Thursday, June 8, 2017 , in Pittsburgh. Read More »

Man United have reportedly agreed a deal with Alvaro Morata

United have been heavily linked with a move for the Spain global and reportedly had a €60 million bid rejected last week, with Jose Mourinho's side said to be planning a new offer. And in a move that will leave United fans excited beyond belief, the 24-year-old apparently wants his "great friend" Bale to make a move back to the Premier League . Read More »

US Special Counsel Investigating Trump for Possible Obstruction of Justice

Trump's attorney, Marc Kasowitz , did not respond to a BuzzFeed News request for comment, but did not deny the Post report in a statement issued to media after the story was published. As the briefing was wrapping up, Trump asked everyone to leave the room except for Coats and CIA Director Mike Pompeo. Coats later told lawmakers that he never felt pressured to intervene. Read More »

What Motion Fluent Design Can Do For Xbox One X UI?

To reach the 4K output capability of this console you will require to spend atleast that much amount on assembling hardware on PC. In addition to a more powerful GPU, the Xbox One X offers higher bandwidth compared to the PlayStation 4 Pro . Read More »

Curry to pass on White House celebration visit

Each year, the winners of America's major sports leagues are invited to an audience with the American President. "This is history. We're going down as one of the best teams ever, and that's a special thing you can not take away from us", reserve Andre Iguodala said . Read More »

Red Sox turn to Price in Yankees series finale

Yankees will send Left-hander CC Sabathia to make the start against the Red Sox Wednesday evening. No outs, two runners and scoring position, time to break the game wide open, right? Price was hobbled by an elbow injury, but he impressed in his last start , surrendering just one earned run on three hits in seven innings of work to get the win in last weekend's 5-2 victory over the Baltimore Orioles as -120 chalk. Read More »

Curry and Durant want Warriors stay

And Warriors superstar point guard Stephen Curry , like teammate Andre Iguodala , apparently has become a part of that group, as reported Wednesday. "We're going to do whatever it takes to keep Steph here and happy", owner Joe Lacob told the Mercury-News' Tim Kawakami . And I wrote this a year ago and said it and believed it - the minute he won that championship in Cleveland, he was liberated to leave again. Read More »

Stars want to keep Warriors together

Residents of Oakland, which lost one of its other beloved teams, the Raiders, to Las Vegas, are still reeling from a police scandal and mourning a fatal warehouse fire. The fans are sharing some great stories about their love for the Warriors . If they're looking to rebuild, then Cleveland would have to include a third team to give IN the draft assets and young players they'd want. Read More »

England crash out of Champions Trophy as Pakistan charge into final


Pakistan will be boosted by Sarfraz's match-winning knock in the team's three-wicket win over Sri Lanka , which put them into the semis. Pakistan , thus, became first finalists of the 50-over ICC event and they will face the winners of semi-final 2, scheduled to be held between India and Bangladesh. Read More »

History as Ostapenko soars into Paris final

Ostapenko, who is the first unseeded player to reach the women's singles final since Mima Jausovec lost to Chris Evert in 1983, will not be changing her style against the 2014 runner-up Halep. "I take on a young player, it will be an interesting challenge". Bacsinszky - who took a medical timeout in the middle of the first set for an issue with her right leg - will rue not winning the opener after leading 5-4, 15-30 on Ostapenko's serve. Read More »

Police end standoff with man in custody; suspect in OH triple homicide


Brunswick - Ohio police say an armed man taken into custody after an overnight barricade situation is a suspect in the slaying of a mother and her two adult daughters. Brinkman's connection to the family is unknown. The three women were all found lying face-down in a bed in a bedroom, according to a police report. Read More »