Sports

by | June 12, 2017 | 10:53

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice to beat Juventus 4-1 as Real Madrid became back to back UEFA Champions League winners at Cardiff during the weekend. "Cristiano Ballon d'Or", he sang along with the fans as he was lifted into the air by his team-mates. It is also the first time Real have won both LaLiga and the Champions League in the same season for 59 years.

by | June 12, 2017 | 10:15

Goble said he thought he had verbalized to the table that the initial technical was on Kerr, but said after watching the video that he should have done a better job with that. "I hate to complain", Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said. Let's make sure you're playing and I get to watch. Earlier this week, he referred to Cavs fans as "rude" after an altercation between his mother and some Q spectators after Game 3 of the NBA Finals .

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:57

His 17-foot birdie putt on No. 15 put him ahead for good as he finished at 10-under 270. "I'm extremely proud", Berger said. "I need to just keep doing the same thing I'm doing, attack the holes that suit my eye and make as many birdies as I can".

by | June 12, 2017 | 10:03

Novak Djokovic will try to get back on track after going through four Grand Slam tournaments without successfully defending any of the titles he won a year prior. Even when he was stretched the response was emphatic, one astonishing forehand, whipped from close to the front row of seats to land in the corner, drawing gasps from the crowd and applause from Wawrinka.

by | June 12, 2017 | 10:55

A Pakistani Journalist, Zainab Abbas, who describes herself as a sports analyst for Dunya News on her Twitter handle, had recently clicked selfies with both Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers , She has become a rage on social media after the two batsmen scored ducks.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:21

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving (2) drives on Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) during the first half of Game 4 of basketball's NBA Finals in Cleveland, Friday, June 9, 2017. Was it over the top? Late in Game 4 past year, Green swiped at LeBron James' groin and was subsequently given a flagrant foul. The team that is the aggressor normally gets the benefit of the whistle and that was readily apparent in Game 4 when the Cavs extended the series.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:08

And on Wednesday morning, a different reporter found herself in a similar position after she asked LeBron if guarding Kevin Durant during the Finals is taking a toll on him and making him exhausted during the second halves of games. James said his mom told him she would stay in Miami or go somewhere else rather than moving back to Cleveland with her son. James owns a house in Los Angeles that was recently vandalized.

by | June 12, 2017 | 10:35

Seven Predators fired shots on goal in that span, and none of them got one past Penguins goalie Matt Murray . "We're going to feed off that energy and we're going to be ready". It hasn't been easy against Pittsburgh . Laviolette gave no hint about whether Rinne will start Game 3 , saying only that he will not talk about lineup changes.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:29

Yuvraj scored a blistering half-century in just 29 balls, while Rohit Sharma (91) remained the top scorer for the Indian side. Defending champions India started their Champions Trophy campaign with a resounding 124-run victory over arch-rivals Pakistan .

by | June 12, 2017 | 10:03

We ain't going back'". The longest contract he could sign for with a different team would be four years for about $160 million, according to terms of the CBA. With much hearsay and gossip being spread about a potential James move to the Lakers, the most concrete news came from Silver Screen & Roll's Anthony Irwin who reported that Jeanie Buss and Maverick Carter, LeBron James' business manager, have met multiple times in recent months.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:28

While his days under Conte at the English champions seem to be numbered, the Brazilian-born Spaniard has settled in as Julen Lopetegui's unquestioned striker for his national side. The match in the Spanish capital will likely go a long way to deciding which of the two powerhouses automatically qualifies for the finals as group victor, and which will hope to reach a playoff as one of the group runners-up.

by | June 12, 2017 | 08:54

United have already lined up a replacement for Ibrahimovic and are all set to sign Real Madrid's Spanish striker Alvaro Morata in the coming days. The former Sweden worldwide has collected a total of 11 league titles in his career and Hertha may be hoping he sees the Bundesliga as a challenge he can still tackle, although their offer is nearly certainly not a serious one.

by | June 12, 2017 | 10:13

The Warriors, who are on an National Basketball Association record 15-0 playoff win streak, could dethrone LeBron James and his teammates and become the first champions in league history to make an undefeated run through the playoffs. This technical however was given to Warriors coach Steve Kerr, and Green remained in the game. "I knew it was going to be one of the toughest challenges I've had because of the firepower they have, because of the mindset that they were going to have", he ...

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:24

Yet to play in Spurs' first team but seen as a possible heir to namesake Kyle Walker. Saved a penalty in the final as England lifted the trophy. We went 1-0 down early on, but we kept going and to get the 3-1 win showed that we are ready for anything.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:41

Bethanie Mattek-Sands of the United States and Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic have won their third consecutive Grand Slam title in women's doubles, beating Australians Ashleigh Barty and Casey Dellacqua 6-2, 6-1 in the French Open final.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:29

With Jelena Ostapenko winning the women's singles title, Sunday's match between Nadal and Wawrinka wraps up the French Open and the clay court season. That may sound like a lot, but considering the new world No. 2 didn't play a single grass-court event a year ago and the Brit won both Queen's and Wimbledon, it's actually very tight.

by | June 12, 2017 | 08:25

However, with Carlos Moya appointed to his coaching team, a stunning revival in 2017 saw him lose to Federer in Melbourne before reasserting his dominance on the red dust with his 10th wins in Monte Carlo , Barcelona and Madrid. Asked if No. 10 was more special than the others, Nadal said yes. Defeat by Austria's Dominic Thiem in Rome was a minor blip as Nadal went on to enjoy total domination at Roland Garros , emulating his 2008 and 2010 titles when he did not drop a set.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:00

For the fourth year in succession, Murray is through to the last four of the French Open , his latest passage to the semi-finals coming courtesy of a four-set victory over Nishikori on Court Philippe Chatrier. Rafael Nadal and Dominic Thiem will meet in the other last-four match after the young Austrian stunned defending champion Novak Djokovic. "Obviously for a couple of points after that I was sacked up, because I was frustrated at that moment.

by | June 12, 2017 | 07:35

BMC rider Porte attacked in the finale featuring a small part of the iconic Alpe d'Huez ascent to gain eight seconds on two-time Tour de France victor Alberto Contador (Trek-Segafredo) and 24 on defending Tour champion Chris Froome . Fuglsang held off Porte to win the 115-kilometre stage and beat the BMC rider by 10 seconds in the general classification. Last year's Tour runner-up Romain Bardet of France ended up sixth, showing good form on the climbs after a disappointing time trial ...

by | June 12, 2017 | 08:57

Milwaukee didn't score until Keon Broxton homered in the ninth off Silvino Bracho. The Brewers are now 33-30 and hold a two-game lead over the Chicago Cubs for first place in the National League Central Division. The Milwaukee Brewers have placed second baseman Jonathan Villar on the 10-day disabled list with a back strain. The first 20,000 got a free Diamondbacks beach towel and it was "Native American Recognition Day".

by | June 12, 2017 | 08:17

Djokovic grabbed two breaks early on in the first set and Granollers - who had been the lucky recepient of Nadal's retirement past year - had no answer to Nole's dominant game. "I'm patient. For us this is a great way to start off our collaboration and friendship and to get to know each other and then see where it takes us".

by | June 12, 2017 | 07:52

The allegations came to light via Instagram , via some posts that have since been deleted. On Thursday, the Cubs expressed measured support for Russell while refraining from making any judgements about the allegations. Last season the Cubs acquired Aroldis Chapman , who earlier in 2016 with the Yankees served a 30-day suspension under MLB's domestic-violence policy following an investigation.

by | June 12, 2017 | 08:49

Of course, the Warriors keep presenting that material, whether it's in the form of a baby bottle emoji or Klay Thompson's "it's a man's league" lecture, or Curry squatting on the court late in Game 3. James , too, understands. He's been on both sides the previous two years. The Warriors could become the first team in National Basketball Association history to go a ideal 16-0 in the playoffs.

by | June 12, 2017 | 07:49

Telfair and the other man in the vehicle, 18-year-old Jami Thomas, were arrested after the officers saw a lit marijuana cigarette on the car's dashboard. Telfair, like his cousin, Stephon Marbury, was a prized prospect at Lincoln High School in Coney Island. Telfair was a first-round draft pick of the Portland Trail Blazers in 2004.

by | June 12, 2017 | 06:57

And the feeling is probably mutual. "Yeah, I knew", he said after Cleveland finished off a 137-116 win to send the NBA Finals back to Oakland with the Warriors up 3-1. "When the technical foul was called on Draymond Green , we reported it to the table". The NBA released an interview transcript with two of the officials, Mike Callahan and John Goble, after the game.

by | June 12, 2017 | 06:36

But then Nadal kept going. Wawrinka had dominated the baseline against Murray and smacked 87 winners but here he was being pushed way back by Nadal's vicious spin. A glorious year ended with a gold medal at the Beijing Olympics after beating Fernando Gonzalez in three sets. Nadal followed that with an easy hold and broke again on a long forehand to seal a 41-minute opening set.

by | June 12, 2017 | 07:17

Mahrez said after winning the Algerian Golden Ball: " It's an honour to receive compliments like this from such a big manager in world football ". Chelsea are understood to have shown an interest in the 26-year-old, but Arsenal and Barcelona are widely considered to be the two sides most interested in his signature.

by | June 12, 2017 | 07:26

Dinesh Chandimal took on one of South Africa´s best fielders - A.B. de Villiers - on a misfield and was run out by a direct hit. Earlier, the Proteas' total of 299/6 had been built on the back of Hashim Amla's 25th one-day worldwide ton, a brilliant 75 from Faf du Plessis and a quickfire 38 at the end of the innings by JP Duminy .

by | June 12, 2017 | 06:56

That took Noren to 11-under par and set a clubhouse target none of the later starters were able to match, the 34-year-old having teed off nearly two hours before the final group. I was just trying to play a good round of golf and get into next week on a high. "There's a lot of positives although it's hard to kind of see them now".

by | June 12, 2017 | 06:58

The No. 7 overall pick out of Clemson suffered the back injury in his first practice with the team. Two weeks ago, coach Anthony Lynn expressed concerns the rookie could fall behind the developmental curve. "I think for the most part, he's missing getting settled in", Chargers fellow receiver Keenan Allen said. Confidence will build as you make the play.

by | June 12, 2017 | 06:44

Hart admits he has nowhere to turn as he faces up a fresh battle to remain England's first choice following Saturday's 2-2 draw with Scotland. This has left Slaven Bilic weighing up the possibility of signing the 30-year-old on a season long loan, before signing him on a permanent deal next summer.

by | June 12, 2017 | 06:48

The Chargers applied their franchise tag to Ingram in February and had until July to reach a long-term deal with Ingram. As long as he remains healthy through training camp and the preseason, Ingram will take to the field under his new contract for the first time on September 11 when the team travels to play the Denver Broncos during Monday Night Football in Week 1.

by | June 12, 2017 | 06:24

One remaining question had to do with a move-in date, and Mrs. Trump answered it Sunday. The first lady and Barron had been living at Trump Tower in NY while he finished the school year. Since then, Melania has been kept mostly out of the public eye, only making appearances along side her husband from time to time. In the case of President Trump, many will be anxious to see whether Mrs.

by | June 12, 2017 | 06:07

Vowing to keep the United States on track to meet its emissions-cutting target even without the USA government's. "We are both members of the Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy, which represents more than 7,400 cities around the world committed to local climate action".

by | June 12, 2017 | 07:19

LeBron James admitted the Cleveland Cavaliers have a huge task on their hand to fight their way back into the NBA Finals series after they won their first game against the Golden State Warriors. On Sunday, that record was shattered by his 1984 Olympic Converse sneakers. In the tweet from SCP Auctions today, the sports memorabilia experts announced the sale price of the shoe was a world record.