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Koepka tops record week with US Open title

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Open golf tournament Sunday, June 18, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis . Only Tiger Woods (-12, 2000), Rory McIIroy (-16, 2011) and Martin Kaymer (-9, 2014) have finished with a score of -9 or lower. They're all under the age of 30. Do you ever have any question about anything you wish to ask and get answer? It's a score that would've won all but two of the previous 116 renditions of the U.S. Read More »

Major League Baseball stands firm on Strickland's six-game suspension

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Strickland threw a pitch at Bryce Harper's hip on May 29 and the two squared off and threw blows in one of the wildest Major League Baseball fights in recent memory. With a suspension looming, Bruce Bochy used Strickland in both games against the Royals last week despite the fact that the Giants were trailing big both days. Read More »

Pakistan send India packing by 180 runs

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Pakistan dominated with both bat and ball to thrash a rather off-colour India by 180 runs and win the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 cricket tournament here on Sunday. The way they turned things around, it was awesome. All the boys were confident and they contributed for the superb victory, he said and added that each one of them played for the team not for themselves individually. Read More »

Bayern dismiss Ronaldo rumours as 'hoax of the day'

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Ronaldo has reportedly told his Portugal teammates that he is "determined" to walk away from Madrid and "there is no going back", after it first emerged on Friday morning that he wants to leave the club. Rumours about FC Bayern swirl around the world daily via printed press, social media and whispers. " Following this publication, the rumour, as well as others, was picked up and spread further by numerous German media sources ". Read More »

Runners-up India will take Champions Trophy defeat in stride

After India had won the toss, Fakhar, on three, was caught by wicketkeeper Mahendra Singh Dhoni off a Jasprit Bumrah no-ball and the 27-year-old left-hander took full advantage to make his first worldwide century. The team coach and the management must use Pakistan cricket team's all match performances from the Champions Trophy as case studies for further developing the team. Read More »

Fakhar, Amir sparkle as Pakistan stuns India

Opener Tamim Iqbal is the only Bangladeshi cricketer who got berth in the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 team announced by the International Cricket Council on Monday. "Things weren't happening for them and then they win a tournament". Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed said: "After the India match when we lost in the group stage, I told my boys the tournament hadn't finished yet". Read More »

Pakistan leapfrog to sixth place in ICC One-day rankings

There was no way back for India , who collapsed to 158 all out with almost 20 overs of the match as they suffered their heaviest defeat by runs in 129 ODIs against Pakistan . Pakistan captain, Sarfraz Ahmed , lifts the Champions Trophy with his team-mates. A jury of cricket experts, including former English captain Michael Atherton, former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly, former Pakistan captain Ramiz Raja, editor of Wisden Almanack Lawrence Booth, and cricket correspondent Julian Guyer ... Read More »

Nishikori recovers from nightmare first set to book meeting with Murray

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Stan Wawrinka will be the oldest man to play in the French Open semi-finals since Jimmy Connors in 1985, but the 32-year-old Swiss insists he is in great shape as he prepares to face Andy Murray . Do you something awesome to share with the world? "I lost my mind, after 6-0 down I knew I had to change something", said Nishikori. "It will be tough but I'll fight as hard as I can". Read More »

Zidane joy as Madrid reign supreme

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Speaking after Real Madrid became the first team to win back-to-back Champions League titles following their 4-1 win against Juventus on Saturday, Bale said: "We are winning trophies and I am happy. We thought that we were on a par with them, yet the impression from the second half leaves us disappointed and perplexed, because when you have a side crushing you and you don't have the strength to fight your own corner, it means there you are punching below your weight. Read More »

Troisième, l'Oreca n°13 est disqualifiée

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L'Oreca no 13 du pilote genevois a été disqualifiée. D'une part, des " modifications sur la carrosserie " ont provoqué sa " non conformité technique ". L'équipe Vaillante Rebellion a confirmé son intention de faire appel auprès des officiels. Dans la foulée, l'Alpine n°35 du trio Ragues/Panciatici/Negrao récupère la 3e marche de la catégorie LM P2. Read More »

Belmont Stakes up for grabs to end uneven Triple Crown

At that point, it was up to Tapwrit and Gormley to take a shot at the New Jersey-bred on the lead. Let's not keep anyone in suspense - a colt named Tapwrit passed the favorite, Irish War Cry , down the stretch and legged out a 2-length victory in the 1½-mile marathon in a final time of 2:30.02. Read More »

After Pakistan loss, fissure in Kohli-Kumble relationship

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Laxman with the Board 's acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary, CEO Rahul Johri and Dr M.V. Sridhar, a general manager, on the eve of India's Champions Trophy final against Pakistan. The other candidates who are now in the fray to become the man-in-charge are former India opener Virender Sehwag and former Australia all-rounder Tom Moody. Read More »

Kiwis beat Oracle in first two America's Cup races in Bermuda

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But the light winds also made for very tricky conditions which produced a heart-stopping moment for the Kiwis when they ran out of breeze and sank off the foils with the finish in sight. We need to use those days wisely. "We're more anxious about the boat - how to make the boat quicker, how to get around the track quicker". The one-design elements narrow the range for major change, and teams are limited in the number of all-important foils they can make. Read More »

Unseeded Ostapenko defies the odds to win incredible French Open title

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For Halep, bidding to join compatriots Ilie Nastase and Virginia Ruzici as major winners, it was a second final defeat in four years at Roland Garros. Ostapenko was precise: she hit 54 winners that struck the lines and the corners both when it counted and with wheezing speed. If she plays good, it's very hard that somebody can beat her. Read More »

Heures du Mans: Porsche à nouveau leader

Moment choisi par L'Oreca 07 - Gibson n°38, de l'équipe Jackie Chan DC Racing, et l'Oreca 07 - Gibson n°13 de l'équipe Vaillante Rebellion pour effectuer un dernier arrêt au stand, aussitôt imité par le leader, qui filait ensuite vers la victoire. Read More »

Koepka's trip around the world leads to major title at home

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Open, birdied his last hole for a 69 to tie for fifth at 10-under 268 along with Bill Haas (69) and Rickie Fowler (72), who was poised at yet another major to win only to fall back. "I learned a lot this week", Matsuyama said. "It gives you a good grounding", Fleetwood said. Yes, both of them, neither to be mistaken with anything Tiger Woods has done over the years. Read More »

White: McGregor Would Pay Steep Penalty for Fouling Mayweather

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Despite the jaw-dropping numbers, the men behind the McGregor-Mayweather super fight are confident the record can be broken. American Holly Holm, who will take on Brazilian Bethe Correia in the headliner of the Fight Night here, said she was looking forward to watch the mouth-watering clash between McGregor and Mayweather. Read More »

Gatland drafts in reserves for Lions; Donald to lead Chiefs

That said, Johnny Sexton delivered an outstanding performance against the Maori in the Lions' 10 shirt and there remains a possibility that Gatland will pair up Farrell and the Irish out-half as a 10-12 combination. Hamilton is of course familiar territory for Gatland, a former Waikato player and coach who had his homecoming a year ago tarnished by disappointment. Read More »

Real Madrid celebrate Champions League triumph in Cardiff! [Photos, photos, photos]

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The Italian champions had substitute Juan Cuadrado sent off after he was shown a second yellow card for a gentle push on Sergio Ramos that drew a lamentable overreaction from the Madrid skipper. "Real Madrid deserved to win in the second half". And we're enjoying winning them at the moment. The Welsh winger, at 27, would instantly improve United, but injuries are beginning to afflict the former Tottenham star and if Real are prepared to sell, it should come as a warning to United that big ... Read More »

Swansea Chairman Huw Jenkins Confirms Club's Interest in Prolific Chelsea Forward

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But Swansea stand a good chance due to the fact that their manager Paul Clement has a good relationship with officials at Chelsea, having worked in their academy, as well as having held the post of assistant manager. "We've had no direct contact from any club, it is pure speculation and we hope it remains so". "We have said it before, we are not actively trying to sell players, and that will continue". Read More »

Motion for restraining order to stop Pistons' move to Downtown Detroit denied

Etta Wilcoxon, might hamper the team's plans to play their first preseason game on October 4 in Detroit , almost 40 years after former owner Bill Davidson took the team to Oakland County". The timing is also hard on the Detroit City Council. "There is little time left to preserve the delicate balance of this complicated set of development agreements", attorneys revealed over the weekend. Read More »