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Justin Thomas shoots 63 in US Open third round

The way the game has been trending, if you're a past major championship victor you're an underdog entering the majors, not a favorite. Thomas, decked out in shocking fluorescent pink trousers, produced a no less electric performance that featured nine birdies, two bogeys and was capped with a record-smashing eagle at the par-five 18th to complete the best single round in US Open history, in relation to par. Read More »

Fabinho à Madrid avec son agent — Mercato Monaco

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En effet, d'après les toutes dernières informations du média AS, l'international brésilien de l'AS Monaco aurait été aperçu dans un restaurant madrilène accompagné de son agent, Jorge Mendes , et également de Miguel Angel Gil Marin, le conseiller délégué de l'Atlético Madrid . Read More »

Toyota décroche une pole record

C'était la meilleure expérience de ma vie. Mais c'est la voiture N.7 de l'écurie nippone qui connaissait ensuite un problème majeur sur sa boite de vitesse une fois la voiture de sécurité rentrée. "Il était aux commandes de la pace car pendant le tour de formation, avant de se retirer pour donner le départ de la course". Pour cette édition 2017, Alpine , - représentée en partie par le pilote français Romain Dumas - cherchera par tous les moyens à gagner tant la période de la renaissance ... Read More »

Donald to captain Chiefs against Lions

The Welsh quartet are Dragons lock Cory Hill, the Cardiff hooker Kristian Dacey, Scarlets scrumhalf Gareth Davies and Exeter prop Tomas Francis, who have joined the squad in time to attend the Maori All Blacks v Lions game in Rotorua . Read More »

India Dominate Pakistan to Grab First 2017 ICC Champions Trophy Win

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Yuvraj Singh was awarded as man of the match for his 53 knock off 32 balls. But still at the back of my mind, I was thinking of it as a normal game because I didn't want to take unnecessary pressure. The stylish batsman was playing in his first worldwide game since October a year ago, having undergone a thigh surgery in November. Describing India's victory over Pakistan as "comprehensive", right-handed batsman Manoj Tiwary hailed his country's all-round performance and also backed them ... Read More »

De Villiers to lead Proteas in England T20 series

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It was the flawless example of how not to give away cheap runs. South Africa confirmed that when the kitchen heats up they head for the garage. Tharanga was suspended by the International Cricket Council for presiding over a slow over-rate during Sri Lanka's opening defeat by South Africa - a match regular captain Angelo Mathews missed due to a calf problem. Read More »

LeBron James denies Draymond Green's remark that Cavs star 'started the superteam'

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It was the second parade in three seasons for the Warriors, who wrapped up their latest crown by finishing off a five-game victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday. Durant absolutely deserved the Finals MVP. Authorities are prepared for fans to start gathering in the park around dawn, as the Warriors repeat their 2015 championship celebrations, which were marred by a nearby shooting that injured three people. Read More »

Harman leads US Open by 1 shot heading into final round

Round 4 of the 2017 U.S. Open golf tournament begins at 9:51 a.m. ET Sunday at Erin Hills golf course in Hartford, Wis. "If you look at the golf course and you even talk to me, Jason or Rory, this course sets up flawless for us". "This is my first time in contention in a major, so whatever happens I'll be doing my best and seeing how well I can finish". Whatever happens, the championship is set to crown a first-time major victor, as the closest previous major champion is Louis ... Read More »

Kevin Durant claims hard work, not overall talent, brought Warriors title

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They were possibly the best team of all-time and certainly the best of the last 20 years. The Golden State juggernaut rolled over Cleveland four games to one in the best-of-seven championship series, which ended with a 129-120 Warriors home triumph Monday that brought NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant his first championship. Read More »

India wins toss, bowls first in Champions Trophy final

Defending champions India , on the other hand, registered a resounding nine-wicket win over Bangladesh in the second semi-final to set up another mouth-watering, high-octane clash with Pakistan . Or will it be the slick, skilled side who hammered England by eight wickets in the semi-finals, with Hasan Ali, the competition's leading wicket-taker, spearheading a brilliant bowling effort as the previously unbeaten tournament hosts were dismissed for just 211 before the likes of Azhar Ali ... Read More »

5 things to watch for on Sunday at the US Open

Open history? The 24-year-old Thomas eagled the par-5 18th for just the fifth 63 in U.S. Open history. Of the five other players who shot a 63 in the third round at a major, none went on to win. Harman is playing in just his eighth major, and it's only the third time he has made the cut. By the end of the day, that wasn't even the most shocking number. Read More »

Southampton Aiming to Appoint Palace Target Mauricio Pellegrino as Their New Boss

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In fact, the Welshman was an instrumental figure for the Red Devils during a period in which they dominated English football, clinching every trophy their is to win in club competitions. Eyeing the job at Southampton? The fans at St. Mary's, though, often voiced their displeasure towards the team's style of play, while there were also reports of unrest within the dressing room. Read More »

Amir fit and ready to play Champions Trophy final against India

Today's showpiece match at the Oval in London is a 24,500 sell-out, with millions more around the world expected to watch the high-profile match . I prepare the best way I can. They were posted on the border in Kashmir and one of them had fought in Kargil too. Sarfraz was the captain of the Pakistan team . Read More »

Why India-Pakistan Champions Trophy final should be a cracker

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Prior to this summer's Champion's Trophy , Indian Sports Minister Vijay Goel told reporters that India would not play Pakistan in any future non-tournament fixtures, while cross-border "terror from Pakistan " remains. Normally, you would expect the team management to go back to that template, with Pakistan's batsmen considered more adept against the turning ball. Read More »

Virat Kohli & Boys Hold Edge

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India suffered a shock loss to Sri Lanka in the group stage before overwhelming Bangladesh in the semis and their captain Virat Kohli has been impressed by Pakistan's resurgence. "History can change, and I hope we can (change it)". " India's strength is playing spin". ". while the disappointed captains of eliminated teams must accept the reality of recriminations and a social media backlash, Virat has managed to guide his team through to the final and now, once again, stands ... Read More »

Tottenham "name £50m asking price" for Man Utd target Dier

Manchester United have been quoted a price of £50 million for Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Eric Dier . United bagged Swedish defender Victor Lindelof from Benfica for around £30million last week . Dier was warned by Pochettino in March that it was Spurs who had taken his career to another level and "provided all the tools to be a Premier League player". Read More »

Fans cheer ahead of Ind vs Pak Champions Trophy final

If we talk about bowling and batting, the competition has always been between Pakistan's bowling and India's batting", he added. But when it comes to winning, it is only India . The Indian team , considered to be one of the favourites to defend the title, have played to their potential in all the games till now, except the one against Sri Lanka, who surprised the Men in Blue in the group stage. Read More »

Andrei Arlovski Takes Disappointing Decision Loss To Marcin Tybura At UFC Singapore

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A spinning back kick to the body connected early for the former UFC heavyweight champion. Tybura caught a kick and took Arlovski down. Arlovski is able to buck Tybura off and then lands some hard shots on Tybura that really hurt him. He landed some punches and took the back briefly. After laying on Tybura for a lengthy period of time the round comes to an end after a nice front kick to the face lands for Arlovski. Read More »

French Open Diary: Birthday girls already celebrating, legends roll back the years

Asked what her best birthday present has been so far, she said: "I think maybe this one is one of the best ones". "So I think if I keep it up, I think anything can happen". China's Zhang Shuai bid farewell to the 2017 French Open after losing to the eighth-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova 7-6 (5), 4-6, 7-5 in the women's singles third round, while men's defending champion Novak Djokovic had to endure a five-set thriller to see off Diego Schwartzman here on Friday. Read More »

No threat to India from Pakistan pacers: Gambhir

India had defeated Bangladesh in the semi-final to reach the final. Pakistan have already "closed the chapter" on their trouncing by India in the group stages of the Champions Trophy and intend to prove the point in the final, according to coach Mickey Arthur. Read More »

Virender Sehwag clarifies on his 'two-line CV'

Viru once again bursting into laughter said, "I would like to tell our viewers that we have had to do commentary for two extra overs because it was so important for Dada to show these stats to our viewers". Virender Sehwag and Sourav Ganguly indulged in a hilarious conversation during their commentary stint. However, former Pakistani captain, Rashid Latif, couldn't take the joke and abused India as well as Virender Sehwag by posting a video on social media. Read More »

Pakistan look to overcome India for final glory

In their opening group stage matches earlier in the tournament, India had defeated Pakistan. It all boils down to this, one last contest between arch-rivals India and Pakistan. But, Sehwag took a stand when it was needed, he came in rescue of Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed who has been trolled heavily for his less than ordinary English speaking skills in the press conference. Read More »

Florentino Perez: Zinedine Zidane will decide James Rodriguez's future

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Earlier, overseen by strict security measures, the Madrid squad greeted local government dignitaries before parading the famous trophy in an open top bus around the Cibeles fountain in the city centre where thousands of fans had gathered. In the run-up to the final, it sounded like Juventus were favourites and were playing a team who'd reached the final by chance. "Zidane can spend his life at Madrid ". Read More »