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by | June 01, 2017 | 03:13

In addition to the smart cricket bat, Intel is to deploy its Falcon 8 Drones during the Champions Trophy . Other innovations at the Champions Trophy include the use of high-technology drones to provide more in-depth pitch analysis and a virtual reality system that allows fans to experience what it's like to face the world's best bowlers.

by | June 01, 2017 | 04:38

Lewis Hamilton edged Sebastian Vettel in a thrilling duel in Spain which saw both drivers overtake each other, as well as a wheel-to-wheel battle between the Mercedes and Ferrari men. Bottas, who later retired with a mechanical failure on his vehicle, also described the incident as unfortunate. "I felt like I ran out of road and I was on the outside but that is racing and I wouldn't have changed it for the world", Hamilton added.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:40

The compelling story of this newborn rivalry started when the Warrior's star point guard , Stephen Curry , splashed on to the scene hitting a record high of 238 three pointers in the wake of LeBron James' return to the Cavaliers . Now that the Finals are set, the Warriors are still the favorite. We are a better Cavaliers team and they are a better Warriors team but what does that mean? Part of the reason Golden State and Cleveland have been in practice mode so long is because ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:08

Saturday's FA Cup triumph took Arsenal ahead of Manchester United as the most successful team in the history of the competition. Such a long spell at Arsenal has produced numerous memorable moments, both good and bad, but Wenger's status as a club legend - despite a clear split in the current opinion of fans - is secure.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:18

A team full of experience, it's expected India will soak in the pressure better against Pakistan come the 4th of June in Birmingham. Despite one-day cricket suffering a bit of an identity crisis, the relatively short and sharp format of the tournament means interest in it remains relatively constant.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:01

And if so, how? James is now shooting career-highs in effective field goal percentage (.625) and true shooting percentage (.657), all while playing at almost his best efficiency (30.4) to lead the Cavs to a 12-1 playoff record, only losing on a last-second game-winner from Celtics guard Avery Bradley.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:14

The Penguins managed to take home the 5-3 win in the series opener despite being significantly outplayed for much of the game. "We do look a little bit different today", animal trainer and presenter Holly Lutz told visitors during a recent enrichment session while wearing a jersey based on that of Predators winger Filip Forsberg .

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:47

There's no need for Quarterback Drama mode just yet. He was asked after practice about Garrett. This is good news for Osweiler, because if there's a team where he can win a starting job and reverse course on his current career path, Cleveland is the spot.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:59

Victory for Guardiola's side in their final game of the season at Watford tomorrow will see them hold on to third spot in the table and go straight into next season's Champions League . "To compete against them we need time - decades to be there". Manchester City's Sergio Aguero shoots towards goal . Every game we play for everything, but it's in our hands.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:19

From his vantage point slung across his players' backs, Smith saw enough to convince him that his Lions , coached by the great Carwyn James, would win the four-Test series 2-1, with a match drawn. Being able to release the guys and get them over here was tougher. The couple are believed to be planning to tie the knot after the Lions tour when the highly rated 25-year-old gets back from his first taste of being part of a special squad drawn from the very best players from the home nations, ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:00

There are maybe 15 or so players capable of truly dominating offensively. "It's a hard challenge because our preparation going into the series was going against a team with Isaiah, so now they're playing a lot differently now, so we're trying to figure out exactly what they're running and things of that nature, so it's been very hard on us without [ Isaiah Thomas ] on the floor, but now this is two games that we've been able to see them and we're going to get a better understanding".

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:21

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has defended Victor Moses after he was sent off for diving in Saturday's FA Cup final against Arsenal . While that remains unclear, Wenger said the win against Chelsea was the ideal example of what Arsenal were capable of under his guidance.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:50

It's like a dream to me. "I think the first two sets went very well, the third was was more hard", said Djokovic after beating the world number 59. Venus Williams got off to a sluggish start but quickly found her range to beat Kurumi Nara of Japan 6-3, 6-1 and reach the third round of the French Open.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:48

Earl Woods, a career military man, was Tiger's number 1 fan, but also his biggest criticizer. The police arrest report says the golfer told the officer he was coming from golfing in Los Angeles and he did not know where he was. What happened was an unexpected reaction to prescribed medications. "I didn't realize the mix of medications had affected me so strongly", Woods said in his statement .

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:43

Kohli was speaking to the reporters before departing for the upcoming ICC champions Trophy . You seem to have come here with your own mindset. "You need to play according to the situation and we need to get used to the conditions quickly as possible.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:35

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has recounted the moment Victor Moses dived in the penalty box during the FA Cup final, revealing he was unaware the Chelsea player was a booking away from a sending off. The former Germany worldwide was ruled out of the first half of the season through injury, and was then unable to regain a place in the side until the final 38 minutes of the Premier League campaign.

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:48

The Cavaliers started the series with a swagger. With the Game 4 home win on Tuesday, the Cavaliers now have a 3-1 series lead over the Celtics in the NBA Eastern Conference Finals. Their 10th straight victory in a potential series-clinching game sent LeBron James (and seldom-used teammate James Jones) to a record seventh straight NBA Finals .

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:39

The Spaniard won nine of the last 10 games to close out the match in just under two hours, doing precious little to alter the prevailing view that the Roland Garros throne is his to lose. Djokovic split from his long-time team last month as he sought answers to the slump that has seen him struggle since adding a fourth consecutive grand slam title here a year ago.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:14

Racing down the ice in transition, Brandon Mountour threw a shot on goal. Chris Wagner pounced on the rebound and buried the second-chance attempt on the doorstep. Prior to Game 5, Nashville was without it's captain and it's No. 1 centre. Rakell was unable to make the trip to Nashville following a surprise scratch in Game 5.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:47

Josh Donaldson and Bautista hit back-to-back monster jacks in the fourth to put the Jays up 3-2. The Reds opened the scoring with a run in the first inning and Adam Duvall hit a solo shot in the sixth inning off Blue Jays starter Marcus Stroman, who picked up his team-leading sixth win of the year.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:05

It was the eighth homer this season for McCutchen, who was recently dropped to sixth in the batting order for the first time in his career. While Gibbons figures it will take time for Tulowitzki and fellow DL escapee Josh Donaldson to hit their best form, the former isn't anxious.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:13

He had 13 points (two goals, 11 assists) in the Senators' first 12 games, six points, all assists, against the Bruins and seven points (two goals, five assists) against the Rangers . But it's probably not enough for Pittsburgh to coast into Thursday's Game 7 thinking it is sitting pretty. The Pittsburgh Penguins are one win away from returning to the Stanley Cup Finals back-to-back seasons.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:25

He said: 'I've turned down every club in the world.' But he would've been sacked after a year at Madrid. Wenger came under fire from sections of Arsenal's support during a Premier League campaign that concluded with his team failing to qualify for the Champions League for the first time in 20 years.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:31

It's the latest in a string of early exits for Kerber, who reached her first three major finals in 2016. I try my best to make the best preparations I can to be ready for the first round, and then we will see how far I can go... "If you are losing, it's always tough to (enjoy) the game", Kerber said. Kvitova was left fighting to save her career after the attack, admitting her hand was "still not 100%" while speaking to reporters at Roland Garros on Friday.

by | June 01, 2017 | 00:20

World No.1 Angelique Kerber of Germany was knocked out of French Open tennis championships in round one following a 2-6, 2-6 loss to Russian Ekaterina Makarova here on Sunday. So I think this is the most, yeah, thing that it's a little bit different than to the other surface. "I believed in the second set, as well, that I can turn around the match and I was still believing until the last point, but she played well".

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:57

Only five of the last 40 grand slam crowns have eluded those four players. Milos Raonic, Grigor Dimitrov and David Goffin sailed through, but French hopes suffered a huge blow as 12th seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga crashed out to Renzo Olivo in his opening match.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:22

The network now carries the World Series which will have started just a few days prior to the clash of Big Ten titans. Other start times announced were the October 7 game at Northwestern (noon) and the November 11 homecoming game against Rutgers (noon).

by | June 01, 2017 | 00:31

There was though plenty of drama once the penalty shoot-outs got going with Huddersfield beating Reading 4-3. In training you can't create the same tension of a shoot-out in the stadium. "It needs to strengthen you. The good players do that". He's able to decelerate when necessary or accelerate the game if you need it. There will be a ceremony and parade held in the town centre tonight to celebrate, and we wish the team the very best of luck for next season! "Both teams have had a lot ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 00:23

This feels like a sucker pick, since LeBron James tends to make any doubters look silly. "Now we can start focusing on Golden State to get ready". The Warriors are using Durant in every imaginable way on offense, and James isn't surprised to see his good friend and Olympic teammate more mobile than he was with the Thunder.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:32

Woods, 41, told police he had just returned from golfing in Los Angeles, but the officer noted that the 14-time major victor also had changed his story about where he was headed and where he was coming from. Woods apologised, saying, " I will do everything in my power to ensure this never happens again ". "What happened to the young man we all thought we knew...

by | June 01, 2017 | 00:33

Arsenal lost seven of 12 matches between 31 January and 10 April, including a 10-2 aggregate defeat by Bayern Munich in the Champions League last 16. That's why I often tell fans to be careful what you wish for. The club are also expected to announce whether they are looking into appointing a director of football to work alongside or above Wenger, or indeed whether that role could be filled by the Frenchman.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:37

It remains to be seen if Wenger and Arsenal will sever ties just days after the Gunners beat Chelsea at Wembley claim a record 13th FA Cup success, but Wright believes that could well be the case. Kroenke gave his backing to Wenger and the new contract was rubber-stamped at the board meeting. The Gunners were fifth in the Premier League this season, the first time they have finished outside the top four since the Frenchman joined in 1996.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:08

Spectators have always been advised to get to sporting events early and they could miss the key part of Thursday's (June 1) Champions Trophy opener between England and Bangladesh at the Oval if they aren't in on time . India won both matches . Laxman also insisted that captain Virat Kohli , Kedar Jadav and Ravindra Jadeja, were amongst runs too. They'll be joined by Australia , New Zealand and Bangladesh in Group A .

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:08

As I said, these decisions are very hard. "As I said yesterday, it's a good hard decision to have because we have two guys who are as capable as they are. "We want to break through", Wilson said. "I think we did an all around good job tonight". And if Ottawa has three games to close out the Eastern Conference final , there's a good chance they manage to do so.So, Sullivan has to choose wisely.

by | June 01, 2017 | 00:25

When asked if he felt the right person for the job, he said: "I do". Wenger's future, which has been up in the air for months, will be settled at a board meeting on Tuesday, but the 67-year-old said he could not say for certain whether or not the club's decision-makers will back him.