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by | June 02, 2017 | 10:43

The 2017 eight-nation Champions Trophy gets under way on June 1 and runs until June 18. Sarfraz has gotten off to a positive start in his captaincy tenure and he will be determined to not only win against India, but help Pakistan secure the ICC Champions Trophy for the first time.

by | June 02, 2017 | 11:20

Durant torched the Cavs for 38 points, eight rebounds and eight assists in the lop-sided victory, while Curry also starred with 28 points, 10 assists and six rebounds. Things looked similarly bleak for the Cavs a year ago, but they came back to ... James was called for the foul, Green converted and the Warriors , a flawless 13-0 in the postseason, had their biggest lead to that stage, 22 points, 90-68.

by | June 02, 2017 | 11:28

Arsenal revealed Wenger had conducted a full review of the club's activities on and off the field along with chief executive Ivan Gazidis. We are committed to mounting a sustained league challenge and that will be our focus this summer and next season.

by | June 02, 2017 | 10:51

ET at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif. Because, once again, I know nothing. It won't be easy, for either team, but it could - and should - be a fantastic series. The 7-point Game 1 line has stuck at 99 percent of Nevada's sports books, but Wynn Las Vegas did move to Cleveland minus-6.5. Durant has often been regarded as the second best player in the league behind LeBron James .

by | June 02, 2017 | 10:43

Jose Mourinho was once the undisputed leader of Stamford Bridge with Chelsea fans backing their former manger to the hilt. "He's been fantastic and very important for me and the players", Conte said while Cahill called him "the best centre half in Premier League history".

by | June 02, 2017 | 11:19

England's chase of 306 is the first successful 300-plus chase in the tournament's history. England's reply got off to a awful start when Jason Roy , who struggled in the warm-up matches against South Africa , was caught by Mustafizur Rahman off the bowling of Mashrafe Mortaza when trying a ramp shot.

by | June 02, 2017 | 09:23

The Cavaliers were the second-worst defensive team in the National Basketball Association after the all-star break, and they looked to be about the same quality in this one. WHAT HOME-COURT ADVANTAGE? The Cavaliers' nine-game postseason road winning streak, three shy of the 2001-02 Lakers' league record, started with victories previous year in Games 5 and 7 in Oakland.

by | June 02, 2017 | 10:18

Since then, the Warriors have added former MVP Kevin Durant in free agency, returned a strong regular season and are unbeaten in the playoffs this year. "But at the end of the day winning a championship is winning a championship". "It's nothing you can take for granted". The Warriors and Cavs will meet in the NBA Finals for the third straight time , to the surprise of none, but who has more at stake this series? It will have a rippling effect on the legacies of several ...

by | June 02, 2017 | 10:35

The Golden State Warriors face the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday in. The game's over/under of 226 points is the largest in NBA Finals history. In the 2015 NBA Finals , Cleveland's power forward Kevin Love was injured due to a shoulder injury; point guard Kyrie Irving was out due to a fractured knee.

by | June 02, 2017 | 09:53

The UCLA star has declined to work out for the Boston Celtics , who hold the No. 1 pick, and has been rumored to want to work out for the Philadelphia 76ers , who hold the No. "It's been a dream of mine since I was a little kid, and I feel like I would fit well in Boston", Fultz declared. "But I think it was Game 6 against Washington where I didn't know how much he'd be able to give us in Game 7, because he aggravated it".

by | June 02, 2017 | 09:05

Spence dropped Brook in the 10th with a flurry of punches and then won in the 11th when Brook took a knee and waited out the 10-count from referee Howard Foster because his vision was impaired. He was the underdog with bookmakers but no-one could say he was not competitive. Brook was down in the 10th after Spence Jr continued the assault but the Briton, roused by a boisterous home support, came roaring back and responded in kind.

by | June 02, 2017 | 09:55

Mortaza, also Bangladesh's captain in Adelaide, played down the significance of that result by telling reporters at the Oval on Wednesday: "Look, it was a long time back". Plus, Ash and Jadeja were on top of their game anyway, but the way the fast bowlers bowled and the way we fielded - I think we were the best fielding side in the tournament.

by | June 02, 2017 | 10:25

Reflecting on Spurs' display at the King Power Stadium, Pochettino added: "I was very happy with the performance and attitude, which was fantastic". Now he has to keep going and try to finish in the best way and look forward to next season.

by | June 02, 2017 | 10:47

Not that anyone expected any different. That's because when the time came, everyone took less for themselves to put the team first. Part of their poor final numbers come from their final two months when their overall effort level was wanting, but they still aren't a good defensive team.

by | June 02, 2017 | 10:41

The victor stayed, the loser bowed out which subsequently meant the players had to bring out their A-game to the fore from the word go. The 2013 tournament in England was disappointing despite finishing above Australia in the group stage, but it will have a chance to set the record straight this year.

by | June 02, 2017 | 09:25

House Democrats remain ready to work in good-faith with the governor to end this impasse and enact an honest, balanced budget. "We need a balanced budget and we can do this", Rauner says. The bill, SB1933, would automatically register eligible voters if they visit the secretary of state's offices or other state agencies. "I am actually deeply disappointed to be standing here today under this circumstance where we don't have a budget, and it's pretty evident that we are not going to have ...

by | June 02, 2017 | 09:29

Is there any memory from their previous appearances that can inspire the current bunch of Tigers? Bangladesh got off to a steady start not losing too many wickets like they did against India , where they were tamed. After their clash with Pakistan , India will take on Sri Lanka and South Africa on June 8 and 11 respectively. A team of crickets sans tickets have set up their own wickets for a game of pest cricket! He said the pressure would be on both the teams as both had not ...

by | June 02, 2017 | 09:06

Paddy Power commissioned the artist to pull off another creation, with Bale's statue taking 264 man hours to complete and costing an estimated £25,000. "But they never, for many of them, experience the live game and actually see their idols in front of them". "So it's going to be a one-off experience for many, but hopefully it will end up bringing through top-level players for us in the future".

by | June 02, 2017 | 09:29

US enjoyed a great day on the water as they won all three of their races, while the French team recorded their first victory by beating Sweden's Artemis. The racing finishes with Japan taking on the French in what could possibly be a battle to get out of last place or play catch-up, depending on how well the French do against Ben Ainslie and his crew.

by | June 02, 2017 | 09:02

While Enrique completed the Treble in his first season, followed by a League and Cup Double and winning the Copa del Rey in his final season, there were constant talks of the club being unhappy with his approach. "In his career, he's won no fewer than six trophies, including five with Olympiacos and one with Athletic Club" - a reference to Bilbao's 2015 Spanish Supercup win.

by | June 02, 2017 | 09:00

The graffiti, which included the N-word, was on an outer gate of the residence, said Los Angeles police officer Aareon Jefferson. "End of the day, if this incident (that) happened to my family can keep the conversation going, to keep progressing, not regressing, I'm not against it happening to us again", James said .

by | June 02, 2017 | 08:36

Subban, a Predators fan throwing a catfish onto the ice and the Penguins enduring a 37-minute shot drought and scoring the victor on the next shot they took. Still, it was a goal that Rinne should have had. Rinne surrendered four goals on 25 shots in Game 2 after stopping only seven of 11 in the opener .

by | June 02, 2017 | 09:28

Two days before, Union Sports Minister Vijay Goel had ruled out a bilateral cricket series between India and Pakistan , saying "sports and terrorism can not go hand in hand". Jason Roy is part of a strong opening partnership with Alex Hales. "Every game is crucial and we've got to be at our best from ball one in this first game ".

by | June 02, 2017 | 09:22

Group A has Australia , NZ, England , Bangladesh , while Group B has India , South Africa , Sri Lanka , Pakistan . I am sure the warm-up games would have given India the confidence and the right mindset to take on Pakistan . "Virat as a captain was very attacking, because to bowl out both New Zealand and Bangladesh in that fashion, and the way they were getting the wickets, it was really heartening to see", Laxman said.

by | June 02, 2017 | 09:39

James paced Eastern Conference champions Cleveland in the loss with 28 points, 15 rebounds and eight assists. "Those are two big household names, so we know you guys and the fans are going to want to see that and pick up on it", said acting Warriors coach Mike Brown, facing a Cleveland franchise that fired him not once but twice.

by | June 02, 2017 | 09:54

Victory over the Dutch side brought a successful end to a challenging campaign that saw Mourinho's United finish sixth in the Premier League as well as winning the League Cup, and Anderson is confident the Portuguese manager will build on that achievement.

by | June 02, 2017 | 08:54

Teammate J.T. Riddle hit his third homer and drove in three runs. Shoemaker has won three consecutive starts capped off by a 4-0 win at Tampa Bay with three hits and three BB allowed over 6.1 frames. He said he's never had that type of injury before. Gonzalez (4-5) allowed three runs and six hits in 7⅔ innings while breaking a five-start losing streak.

by | June 02, 2017 | 09:18

Pachulia passed up a chance at bigger money to have a chance for a title when he signed with Golden State last summer for $2.9 million. "I think the world has been waiting for this to finally get here". "Hate in America, especially for African Americans, is living every day", James said, "and even though it's concealed most of the time , even though people hide their faces and.

by | June 02, 2017 | 09:35

It's Warriors v Cavs III. How long to the Warriors stay big? After long layoffs for both sides after the conference finals , the first few minutes of the opener of this Golden State-Cleveland series has been more about working through a bit of rust more than anything else.

by | June 02, 2017 | 08:10

But a group called Campaign to Boycott Supporters of Israel-Lebanon wants the movie with a former Miss Israel and army soldier shunned. The DCEU's first female-led installment directed by Patty Jenkins has been met with an overwhelmingly positive response from critics and is being hailed as the best DCEU film to date now that the embargo has lifted.

by | June 02, 2017 | 08:42

Golden State has looked stronger than ever this postseason, having recorded consecutive four-game sweeps over the Portland Trail Blazers , Utah Jazz and San Antonio Spurs , becoming the first team in National Basketball Association history to reach the Finals with a 12-0 record.

by | June 02, 2017 | 09:25

The Spaniard then made a miraculous recovery and birdie after being blocked out by the trees on the right side of 17 to put pressure on Kisner, who made par at the penultimate hole to go to the final tee with a one shot lead. "I played one through five in 4 under. The longest putt you'll have is 25 feet if you're pin high and you're on the green". Casey made a almost 25-foot birdie putt that had just enough speed to fall into the cup at No.

by | June 02, 2017 | 08:08

The statement says they "are dealing with this matter internally". The individual who wore the Mr. Met costume Wednesday and flipped off a fan will no longer wear the outfit but has not been fired, a source confirmed. The Mets ended up losing 7-1 to the Brewers at Citi Field. New "Jersey" Guys podcast co-host Chris Swendeman couldn't recall another similar incident with an area team mascot, but said the Phillie Phanatic has had some legal trouble.

by | June 02, 2017 | 09:19

Maurizio Bufalini Hospital in Cesena, Italy , where Hayden was hospitalized said the professional race had cerebral damage and several traumatic injuries . After news of Hayden's accident broke last week, Rossi paid tribute to his competitor and described him as "one of the best friends I've ever had in the paddock".

by | June 02, 2017 | 08:58

The police photos of Woods' 2015 black S63 AMG Mercedes (which sold for a base retail price of about $235,000) show minor damage to the front bumper on the driver's side, as well as scuffs and scratches on the rear bumper. (NBC) - In a written statement, Tiger Woods says he wants the public to know that alcohol was "not" involved and that he did not realize the mix of medications had affected him so strongly.