by | June 02, 2017 | 15:09

Indianapolis Motor Speedway president Doug Boles says IMS tightened security four years ago after the Boston Marathon bombing. Karam had pestered his father, Jody, for a tat since he was in his teens. He made a daring qualifying run just to qualify for Sunday's nine-car pole shootout and in that, he was even better. "It stays in the back of my mind but it's been nearly two years now since the situation happened", Karam said.

by | June 02, 2017 | 15:53

So it was sad. Edmund said: "I know that I'm not going to get too ahead of myself. Try to think about his family, his baby", said Del Potro. "That was a positive thing, to come through a match like that in that heat and feel good, after a lot of the issues I have had".

by | June 02, 2017 | 15:21

Joining the pair was another old hand in Padraig Whelan. It will be Buffon's third Champions League final. If you haven't already, be sure to get involved on our YouTube account, where we are uploading a lot of content as regularly as possible and will continue to do going forward.

by | June 02, 2017 | 15:48

The focus will now be on Europe as Real Madrid will be looking to increase their dominance in Europe with yet another Champions League trophy in less than 3 years. At the Nou Camp the goal news came through before some fans had taken their seats. The Portuguese has peaked at the right time this season, scoring 14 goals in his past nine appearances for the club.

by | June 02, 2017 | 15:59

According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Cleveland is the heavy favorite on the road, as the Cavs are getting odds of -10 points against the Celtics . The Celtics never led and were behind 43-27 after one quarter, then trailed by as many as 39.

by | June 02, 2017 | 15:13

However, he now trails Vettel by 25 points in the title race and was clear that he could not afford to suffer similar problems again. It doesn't feel awfully good - that is how it goes sometimes. "For myself it could have been better. Congratulations from our side - we need to give them credit". "Until we have meetings and we can see all the graphs, I don't know".

by | June 02, 2017 | 14:57

It's been a disappointing year to date for the top-seeded Brit, who'll have to be on top of his game against Argentine hard-hitter Del Potro. "Today I think I got lucky, because I don't feel good enough with my body", he added. "But it's true that sometimes I was a little upset, because I know that my backhand is not quite what it used to be". "I wish you a speedy recovery".

by | June 02, 2017 | 14:14

She insisted she was not against gay people, but wanted to help them. 'That's all the devil. but that's what Hitler did and that's what communism did - got the mind of the children. She is actively trying to keep LGBT people from getting equal rights [note to Court: we are human beings, too]. It sparked calls, led by Martina Navratilova and supported by Richel Hogenkamp, one of the few openly gay players in tennis, for the Australian Open to take her name off one of its flagship stadiums.

by | June 02, 2017 | 15:20

All-rounders Ben Stokes (knee) and Chris Woakes (thigh) were both passed fit after missing England's seven-wicket ODI defeat by South Africa at Lord's on Monday. The Champions Trophy begins today with hosts England taking on Bangladesh in the opener. Jason really epitomises the way that we play; the aggression in which he plays, he always plays for the team, and he plays in a manner that is dictated by that.

by | June 02, 2017 | 15:01

Golden State scored 17 points off of those 11 live-ball turnovers, a rate of 1.55 points per possession. Once in the first half, despite seven days off coming into Thursday, the camera lingered on James after something went against the Cavaliers .

by | June 02, 2017 | 13:54

It was reported to police shortly after dawn on Wednesday and has since been painted over, she said. No matter how much money you have, no matter how famous you are, no matter how many people admire you, being black in America is tough. Sandoval told the AP that someone painted over the slur before officers arrived to investigate. The 9,440-square-foot home is not James' primary residence.

by | June 02, 2017 | 15:14

Kevin Durant's showing in Game 1 is why the Warriors acquired him past year. It was during the 2011 National Basketball Association lockout that James and Durant played in LeBron's Flag Football Classic. Once his night was finally done, Durant found mother Wanda at the end of the Warriors bench and held her in a warm embrace. Durant lost to James and the Miami Heat in five games in 2012 and then James and the Cavs knocked off the 73-win Warriors in a seven-game thriller last June.

by | June 02, 2017 | 14:57

Green wanted the matchup with the Cavaliers after Golden State fell short past year despite his brilliant Game 7 , and now here it comes. After the Warriors had made only three 3-pointers in the first half en route to a 60-52 lead, Durant buried a 26-footer on Golden State's first possession of the third period.

by | June 02, 2017 | 15:08

Tickets for the 2018 NASCAR weekend are available, starting at $39 for the Sunday race or $79 for the entire weekend. The only blank driver entry is on the No. Timothy Peters and Brett Moffitt will not be in Dover following Red Horse Racing's announcement that it would be suspending operations until sponsorship is found last week .

by | June 02, 2017 | 14:04

Warriors team-mate Steph Curry contributed 28 points and 10 assists in a double-double display on home court. His play in the first rounds suggests it should be his best finals yet. The Cavs became the first team to come back from a 3-1 series deficit in the finals, and James reminded everyone that he was the greatest athlete in all sports today.

by | June 02, 2017 | 13:52

Curry's forgettable NBA Finals past year ended with Kyrie Irving hitting the deciding 3-pointer in his face and Curry unable to shake Kevin Love as Cleveland took Game 7 to complete a masterful comeback and steal a championship on Golden State's home court.

by | June 02, 2017 | 15:02

Arsenal started the game on a good note with an early opener by Hector Bellerin. "It is annoying (to miss out) but we had a spell during the season that was hard and it was hard for me in my personal situation". "Hopefully now we can stick a few trophies in the cabinet". "I'm proud of the boys". Pep Guardiola's side required only a point to secure a top-four place, but instead of sitting back went about dismantling their opponents.

by | June 02, 2017 | 14:14

James' Cleveland Cavaliers face the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the finals on Thursday night. And after 12 years of waiting, Williams will have that opportunity, as the Cavaliers will take on the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals , which get underway with Game 1 at Oracle Arena in Oakland , California, tonight.

by | June 02, 2017 | 14:43

It was a landmark decision to leave him out in the first place and in situations like that, it usually takes an very bad lot to convince the people responsible to go back on their original choice. The Laurie Daley coached Blues will now head home to Sydney full of confidence going into game two at ANZ Stadium on June 21 . That's what worked for Meninga: keep the champion core, refresh and revitalise the team by gradually and strategically phasing out expendable players with younger, ...

by | June 02, 2017 | 14:00

Game 1 of the 2017 NBA Finals tips off on Thursday night as the Cavaliers defend their championship against the Warriors, with the two teams meeting for the third consecutive year. A significant amount of Durant's points have come off uncontested dunks, an issue the Cavaliers need to address at halftime. "I'm not in the "prove people wrong, silence critics" department no more ", James said.

by | June 02, 2017 | 13:48

Bangladesh Cricket team also going to try their best against the big boys to give a surprise for their country and team fans. England have won 79 percent of their ODI encounters with Bangladesh (15 of 19); of the sides competing in the Champions Trophy , only New Zealand (70 percent) have a lower win percentage against them.

by | June 02, 2017 | 13:34

In honor of the Finals opener, Benzinga is taking a quick look at the business behind National Basketball Association champions. The Warriors host Game 5, if necessary. "The Pistons boasted one of the fiercest defenses of the era, and this would be a fascinating matchup, particularly with the kind of floor spacers and positional versatility the Pistons had".

by | June 02, 2017 | 14:11

Real Madrid will play next Saturday in Cardiff their 15th Champions League final and they will look to win their 12th European title in a very hard final against one of the best defensive teams in the world , Juventus . I don't know where it will be won and lost, because finals are decided by individual episodes. Real beat Atletico in the penalty shootout a year ago after a 1-1 draw.

by | June 02, 2017 | 14:45

The Golden State Warriors drew first blood in the NBA Finals after upstaging reigning champions the Cleveland Cavaliers in game one. With in-season acquisition Kyle Korver having hit 22 of his 53 shots from beyond the arc (41.5 percent), the Cavaliers have been the most accurate 3-point shooting team in the 2017 playoffs, connecting on 43.5 percent.

by | June 02, 2017 | 14:23

Here's everything you need to know including Cavaliers vs. Warriors Game 1 live stream with the ABC app and more. Tip-off is set for 8 p.m. ET. Kevin Durant swam through a sea of emptiness en route to an emphatic slam in the second quarter of Game 1 of the NBA Finals against the Cavaliers on Thursday.

by | June 02, 2017 | 13:13

Of his opponent's dynamism, he added: "He goes for huge shots and he can hit winners from anywhere on the court". Del Potro and Murray played two epic matches last summer. Japan's Kei Nishikori , the eighth seed, progressed by beating Jeremy Chardy 6-3 6-0 7-6 (7-5). Chung, the 21-year-old world number 67, followed up his first round win over USA 27th seed Sam Querrey with a 6-1, 7-5, 6-1 victory against Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan.

by | June 02, 2017 | 14:38

Hoffman's had something of an up and down play-off run, but his skill is undeniable and to win play-off series you need game-breakers. A composed Crosby spoke to the media after the game and downplayed what happened. "But it also made us also realize that we have to do a lot of things a little bit different and we have to be a lot better". "And when that time comes, we'll be ready".

by | June 02, 2017 | 13:06

The Warriors , after a Curry three-pointer put them up three with 2:05 to play , pulled slightly ahead to take a 35-30 lead after one. After a Cavaliers turnover, Durant buried a heavily-contested 26-foot three-pointer from the left wing.

by | June 02, 2017 | 14:16

Durant is eligible for an extension that could pay him more than $35 million a season. "It's been a long journey, some ups and downs but it's well worth it once you get here in the Finals", Williams said. Golden State is 12-0 and has won those 12 playoff games by an average of more than 16 points. Twice he has dished out eight assists. "I thought he was unbelievable under the circumstances of his injury but to me he looks fresher, faster, stronger than he did a year ago".

by | June 02, 2017 | 13:21

Los Angeles Police Department officials said the Cleveland Cavaliers star was not at the residence at the time of the incident". "But it just goes to show that racism will always be a part of the world, a part of America", James continued.

by | June 02, 2017 | 12:49

I think that the players are well aware of that'. I thought: 'You're f•••••• kidding me!' "Something I know from my experience of Warren [Gatland] on the '09 tour, the conditioning staff are the most important people". "So if we drop a game or two on the way, as we're looking at combinations or trying things out, it's not going to be the end of the world". "We let ourselves down the week before".

by | June 02, 2017 | 13:53

Showcasing the best of Ireland, its people, its tourism, its economy, and its world famous welcome, the site refresh comes as Ireland enters the final stages of its bid for the ultimate prize in rugby. "In England, they sold 2.5 million (tickets) and Ireland has about 2.3 million seats". Unlike other mega-sporting events, South Africa would profit from hosting the tournament.

by | June 02, 2017 | 13:53

Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving shoots during an NBA basketball practice, Wednesday, May 31, 2017, in Oakland , Calif. Today's episodes of "Jeopardy!" and "Wheel of Fortune" will not air at its usual time to bring you exclusive coverage of Game 1 of the NBA Finals.

by | June 02, 2017 | 12:14

LeBron finished with 28 points on 9-of-20 shooting, while Kyrie Irving had 22 points on 24 shots. He also has six assists, and he even took a charge against LeBron James late in the half. It worked pretty well in Game 4 of last series". "My heart goes out to him", NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said. Just like I've already mentioned, this is the third consecutive year these two professional National Basketball Association teams are facing off for the championship title.

by | June 02, 2017 | 13:21

The proof came as recently as Monday when, across London at Lord's, England collapsed to 20 for six in five overs - the worst start in one-day worldwide history - against the South Africa new-ball duo of Kagiso Rabada and Wayne Parnell.