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by | June 04, 2017 | 14:14

The battleground of Birmingham is called to be the best for the batting. ICC Champions Trophy 2017 India v Pakistan Match Prediction Made live Here by Team Quintdaily. The mind games started ahead of the big game. Much of the attention has been centered around the Indian captain Kohli, who had in the past played some great knocks against Pakistan .

by | June 04, 2017 | 15:21

Zidane's side pipped Barcelona to the La Liga crown, as well as sealing the Club World Cup and the European Super Cup and the club legend said the season's achievements had surpassed his wildest hopes. Juventus had performed with such distinction in this Champions League that many experts understandably had them as favourites - instead they ended heavily beaten by a ruthless and wonderfully gifted side.

by | June 04, 2017 | 14:02

Designated hitter was walking around with incense in pregame clubhouse, then lit fuse for the Sox with a two-run homer and an RBI double. "I know we checked with him when he came in, checked with him in between every single inning, wasn't complaining of anything and we continued on".

by | June 04, 2017 | 14:00

A long-range volley by Casemiro put Real back into the lead in the 61st minute, and an excellent assist by Modrić found Ronaldo's boot for another goal shortly after (3:1). Zidane's cool demeanour has helped Madrid cope with the intense pressure at the Bernabeu and now, just 17 months into his reign, he is reaping the rewards as Real celebrate a first La Liga and Champions League double since 1958.

by | June 04, 2017 | 14:11

Dembele was very impressive this season after notching 32 goals in all competitions for the Bhoys from 49 matches in all competitions. The Scottish champions value him at around £30m ($39m). I haven't said that I'm going to leave the club. 'There is always room for development, especially when you have a manager like Brendan Rodgers . The newspaper also reports that AC Milan are in the hunt for Dembele this summer but it is Dortmund and Chelsea who are the front-runners for his ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:26

As he did in game four of the Western Conference Finals, Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry wore an arm sleeve on his shooting (right) arm. Everybody talks about Draymond Green's suspension and LeBron James' chasedown block, but the biggest reason Golden State collapsed a year ago was Curry's injury.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:13

The Cavs can score. The Warriors averaged 14.8 turnovers per game this season, the ninth most in the National Basketball Association, and never committed fewer than seven in any of the 94 games that led up to Thursday's series opener. For his part, James said his attitude about a playoff game doesn't change whether he is playing before supportive fans in Cleveland or crowds yelling against him on the road.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:34

India has never lost a match to Pakistan in World Cup tournaments, however, Pakistan has beaten India on two occasions of the three times the two teams clashed in Champions Trophy tournaments. "We've got a left-arm spinner [Imad Wasim]". And this time, leg-spinner Shadab Khan and all-rounder Faheem Ashraf are new kids on the block. He's ready.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:04

I'll go as far as I can. His career total in all competitions now stands at 600, a record 108 of which have come in the Champions League . "I think that after all he has done for his club, for his country, to lift up this cup, a cup he is missing, would mean a great deal".

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:20

Coverage of today's game between South Africa and Sri Lanka will be shown live on Sky Sports 2 and Sky Sports 2 HD from 10am. There are also question marks about all-rounder Mathews's availability for the South Africa match after scans revealed he'd suffered a calf strain.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:06

Reaction from the Eurosport studio to Novak Djokovic's rant at the umpire in his French Open third-round match . Novak Djokovic showed plenty of spirit as he defeated Diego Schwartzman in five sets at the French Open. "I am really happy because I have a really good feeling". He overcame Jiří Veselý of the Czech Republic 6-3, 6-4, 6-3. Nadal is through to the second week following another straight-set beatdown, this one even more dominant than the first two.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:19

However, the bad news for cricket enthusiasts is that the Met Office has predicted that rain may occur acting as a hindrance to the match between India and Pakistan , and spoil the excitement. ICC Champions Trophy match has grabbed the attention of the entire cricket-following fraternity and nearly everyone is keyed up about the contest, scheduled for June 4 at Edgbaston.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:01

Of course, Real's win was about much more than the contribution of its Portuguese forward. But the granite-like trio of Giorgio Chiellini, Andrea Barzagli and Leonardo Bonucci cracked after Juventus had been the better side in a first half that ended 1-1.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:36

Karim Benzema and Ronaldo were both involved in the build-up before Dani Carvajal's cut-back led to the Portugal global producing an impressive first-time finish, finding the far corner from the edge of the area with the help of a slight deflection off Leonardo Bonucci.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:09

The opener Tamim Iqbal top scored 128 by firing 12 fours and 3 sixers. In the next 10 overs, both Tamim and Mushfiqur Rahim (79) added 65 runs. Their twin exits in the 45th over stalled Bangladesh , which embarrassed England at the last two Cricket World Cups.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:41

They saw the Predators tighten up defensively in front of Rinne, who gained strength as Saturday's game went on. He was yanked in favor of Juuse Saros after giving up three goals in a span of 3:18 in the third period of a 4-1 setback to the Penguins in Game 2.

by | June 04, 2017 | 14:19

Speculation had been rife ever since the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) chose not to automatically extend the tenure of Kumble as head coach, choosing instead to advertise the position on their website on May 25. Once he gets used to the conditions, he can take on any bowler, be it a spinner or a fast bowler. In all, it's advantage India despite the reported dressing room unrest.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:36

The result means the US team supported by Oracle Chairman Larry Ellison will have a point lead against whoever gets to challenge them in head-to-head match, which will be won by the first team to get to seven points. "We have to keep working on the boat", Ainslie said. There is no doubting that New Zealand are the favourites to be challenging Oracle once again in two weeks time, although Burling said his team would prepare for it “like any other race”.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:12

In cutting the Penguins' series lead to 2-1 the Predators made the most of their mobile defense - their blueliners contributed two goals and five points - and were far more conscientious defensively than they were in the first two games. Remember this feeling, Penguins. He and the Predators backed up his words Saturday night, marrying a clear advantage in shots with actual production during the final two periods of a 5-1 win at Bridgestone Arena .

by | June 04, 2017 | 12:33

IRVING, Texas- Billy Horschel won the AT&T Byron Nelson with a par on the first playoff hole Sunday after Jason Day pulled his 4-foot par putt left and past the hole. But Alonso was ultimately thankful to his team for the hard work in the garage. Once he was on the track, though, Alonso never fretted. In addition to being this year's pole sitter , Dixon is previous victor of the big race.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:38

Pittsburgh Penguins center Jake Guentzel (59) shoots the puck past Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne , of Finland, (35) and Ryan Ellis (4) for a goal during the first period of Game 3 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals Saturday, June 3, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:16

Injured Juventus fans lie in San Carlo square at the end of the Champions League final . There was a sudden uproar among the crowd, that saw people flung against the retaining walls. A mock replica of the Champions League trophy sits in front of an ambulance in San Carlo square after the stampede. Police are now investigating the cause of the mayhem.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:11

I thought we controlled the puck. But goals by Roman Josi and Frederick Gaudreau 42 seconds apart in the second period gave the Predators new life. "We knew what it was going to be like coming back home and we wanted to take advantage of it and we did", Subban said. They did a good job of that in the first two games and I thought we did a better job today...

by | June 04, 2017 | 12:34

Durant finished with 38 points, eight rebounds and eight assists to lead Golden State past LeBron James and the defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers , 113-91 on Thursday night in Game 1. "But at the end of the day winning a championship is winning a championship". Who do you think will win the NBA Finals this year? Anything less than a maiden National Basketball Association championship this year for Durant, a former MVP himself, would be a massive disappointment but the eight-times ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:48

While the first half ended 1:1, Real Madrid dominated in the second and scored three goals to become European champions for the 12th time. " In the second half , Real Madrid pushed the accelerator", Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri said, "and we remained too static and sat back too long".

by | June 04, 2017 | 12:20

Here is a look at how this Champions Trophy match might go. Arthur, a former coach of both his native South Africa and Australia, added: "All I know is that the captain/coach relationship is nearly like a marriage". A potent and settled top five has been South Africa's great strength for the last few years. "They should be using sport to lead the way for co-existing in peace".

by | June 04, 2017 | 12:18

Du Plessis managed 75 runs from his 70 balls on the innings, but it was Amla who did the real damage. It was left to JP Duminy to provide the sting in the tail of the South African innings, which the left-hander did with a swashbuckling unbeaten 38 of 20 balls.

by | June 04, 2017 | 12:56

Kumble's contract expires after the end of the Champions Trophy but many have questioned the wisdom of the Board of Control for Cricket in India's decision to advertise his job a week before the one-day worldwide tournament starts. Once the pioneers of swing and spin, Pakistan have been left behind. Can India switch focus to "just another game"? "From here if we win, we can go up in the rankings and if we win from here, they'll be a little unsettled".

by | June 04, 2017 | 12:28

Real Madrid: Navas, Carvajal, Varane, Ramos, Marcelo , Casemiro , Modric, Isco ( Asensio 83'), Kroos ( Morata 89' ), Benzema ( Bale 77' ), Ronaldo . "He believed in us, and in the second half we showed that we were better". No team since AC Milan in 1989 and 1990, when the tournament was a knockout competition known as the European Cup, had won back-to-back titles.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:20

And then, in a second half which was as cruel as the first was compelling, Ronaldo scored again, his 600th goal for club and country. Ronaldo opened the scoring in Cardiff , Wales, with a well-struck ball in the 20th minute, but Juventus answered soon after with a magnificent goal by Mario Mandzukic (watch below).

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:18

Though India has been dominant over Pakistan by winning 11 games in World Cups, it had lost two champions trophy games before winning the first one in 2013. We go in with that kind of mindset, and I think that goes a long way in a tournament like this. "We are taking matches one by one and the Pakistan team is hopeful of building some confidence starting in the warm-up matches", he added.

by | June 04, 2017 | 11:59

Afridi also praised the Indian bowling attack which includes the likes of Mohammed Shami , Umesh Yadav , Bhuvneshwar Kumar , Umesh Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah and spin twins - Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja . Coming in with a massive victory of 240 runs over neighbours Bangladesh , team India will have the momentum on their side and will hope to continue their record against the Sarfraz Khan-led Pakistan side.

by | June 04, 2017 | 12:25

Juventus were supposed to be ready to challenge, finally. Striker Mandzukic, formerly with Real's city rivals Atletico Madrid, pulled Juventus level with a cracking overhead kick which flew over the outstretched Navas in the 27th minute.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:27

Juventus are aiming to become the second Italian club after Inter Milan in 2010 to win the treble, the Serie A, Coppa Italia and the Champions League titles in the same season. This is the 19th encounter between Juventus and Real Madrid - all in the European Cup/Champions League, making this the second-most played fixture in the history of the tournament after Bayern Munich v Real Madrid (24).

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:00

Rihanna gets a quick staredown from Kevin Durant after her assistant heckled him in Golden State's Game 1 victory against the Cleveland Cavaliers . You looked toward the crowd, toward Rihanna, was that on objective? The Warriors are tough to beat no matter where they game is, but at the Oracle, they are even tougher.