• ICC Champions Trophy 2017, 2nd Semi-final
ICC Champions Trophy 2017, 2nd Semi-final

And our mindset does not differ", Kohli said on the eve of the match. Bangladesh sealed their place in the last four with an impressive five-wicket victory over New Zealand in Cardiff . Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza's had made it clear that Bangladesh would come into the game without anything to lose. "Yes, India played also at ...

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  • ICC Champions Trophy: Captain Sarfraz proud of Pakistan young guns
ICC Champions Trophy: Captain Sarfraz proud of Pakistan young guns

England's test wicketkeeper, brought in to open for the first time in global cricket in place of the out-of-form Jason Roy , responded with a battling 43 - but bereft of a major contribution on a dry pitch that precluded fluent strokeplay as the ball swung, only top-scorer Joe Root's 46 and Ben Stokes' late determination helped drag the hosts...

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  • Keeper Stockdale joins Birmingham from Brighton
Keeper Stockdale joins Birmingham from Brighton

Leeds United were linked with David Stockdale following his exit from Brighton and Hove Albion, but he has now moved elsewhere. It came as a surprise that Stockdale opted against signing a new contract at the Amex Stadium, but Birmingham's eagerness to bring him to St Andrew's shows their intentions heading into the 2017/18 campaign.

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  • Marquinhos indicates a desire to stay at PSG
Marquinhos indicates a desire to stay at PSG

PSG are reportedly not too keen to let go of their star player. In the season just gone, Verratti completed 2,112 passes at an 89% accuracy in the top flight of French football - which was the second highest total of any player across the entire PSG squad, behind only Thiago Motta (2,490).

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  • Granit Xhaka hopes Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez resists Bayern Munich
Granit Xhaka hopes Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez resists Bayern Munich

The Chile global has been heavily linked to Bayern Munich , who are believed to be willing to match the £300,000-a-week wages offered by Arsenal . The Independent understands that the Chilean international's first preference had been to remain in London because he loves the city so much but, despite Chelsea's strong interest, Arsenal are ju...

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  • Durant finds long-sought NBA title after joining Warriors
Durant finds long-sought NBA title after joining Warriors

The second National Basketball Association championship feels drastically different for Curry, because this one was a comeback from a heartbreaking missed opportunity previous year against James and the Cavaliers when the Warriors knew they should have won it all but squandered a 3-1 lead.

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  • Pakistan win the toss, put England to bat first
Pakistan win the toss, put England to bat first

Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur said before the semi-final that if his side played their "best game" they could "put pressure" on England . Defeat extended England's long wait for a maiden major one-day global title until at least 2019 - when they stage the next World Cup.

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  • Floyd Mayweather, Conor Macgregor Fight Is Officially Happening
Floyd Mayweather, Conor Macgregor Fight Is Officially Happening

After splitting two high-profile bouts with Nate Diaz, he then knocked out Eddie Alvarez to add the organisation's lightweight title in December a year ago. It is expected to be the most anticipated "mixed" fight since Muhammad Ali vs. Antonio Inoki in June 1976. "The impossible deal is now done". " Conor McGregor is a guy who has done a lot o...

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  • Amir out as Pakistan field England in #CT17 semi-final
Amir out as Pakistan field England in #CT17 semi-final

Morgan tried to dominate Hasan at the start of his second spell, but instead edged behind from up the wicket when the seamer pushed the ball wider. Bairstow, brought in the team to replace out-of-form Jason Roy, hit 43 off 56 balls and he and Joe Root were looking all good before Hassan put an end to the former's innings.

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  • Kevin Durant Received Text from Former President Barack Obama After Finals Win
Kevin Durant Received Text from Former President Barack Obama After Finals Win

LeBron James' Cavaliers turned the series on its head, winning the last three games to take the title 4-3. "I don't see a big gap". "This is something that we want to continue to do". "So they have an incredible team ", Irving said. "Now, if he had not won a title in Cleveland and then left again, I think there would be tremendous backlash aga...

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  • United States earns vital point against Mexico
United States earns vital point against Mexico

Pulisic rescued the United States with a pair of second-half goals, and the Americans beat Trinidad and Tobago 2-0 on Thursday night to move into third place at the halfway point in the final round of World Cup qualifying . The biggest surprise: Brad Guzan started in place of Tim Howard in net. You always know that things can change, but ulti...

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  • Summer of hype: Mayweather, McGregor know how to sell a show
Summer of hype: Mayweather, McGregor know how to sell a show

Mayweather will reportedly be paid over 100 million USA dollars for the contest, which will be broadcast on pay-per-view networks across the world. With McGregor looking set to earn somewhere in the region of 100 million for his fight with Mayweather, many suspected he may walk away from the fight game following this.

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  • Nike's Kevin Durant commercial aims to silence his critics
Nike's Kevin Durant commercial aims to silence his critics

The Warriors recorded an ominous, 15-game playoffs winning streak and finished off the season with and NBA-best 16-1 record. Warriors point guard Stephen Curry said the experience of losing last year's NBA Finals served them well this season.

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  • Warriors parade 2017: Date, start time announced for National Basketball Association championship celebration
Warriors parade 2017: Date, start time announced for National Basketball Association championship celebration

Fans should plan to wake up early to get to the parade route and team rally point at the site of the old Henry J. Kaiser convention center on the southwest side of Lake Merritt. The reports did not specifically cite President Trump as a reason, but Warriors coach Steve Kerr and star Stephen Curry have been particularly critical of Trump since t...

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  • Dufner surges back to claim The Memorial
Dufner surges back to claim The Memorial

It's a 72-hole tournament. I had so many good looks at birdie, so many putts were just so close . SHOT OF THE DAY: Yeah, this closing putt from Dufner. The 20-year-old Italian outlasted Englishmen Chris Wood and last year's titleholder, Matthew Fitzpatrick. He added, "It just talked about how they really focus on their breathing and where ...

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  • Ray Wilkins Launches Bizarre Rant Over Manchester United signing Victor Lindelof
Ray Wilkins Launches Bizarre Rant Over Manchester United signing Victor Lindelof

It's tempting to think that in buying Lindelof to play with Bailly , Mourinho is attempting to create a new version of what was perhaps United's finest center back partnership of the modern era in Rio Ferdinand and Nemanja Vidic . "But I see myself as a central defender". I'm here to do my best to try to help the team as much as I can and it'...

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  • Andy Murray defeats Kei Nishikori to book semi-final place
Andy Murray defeats Kei Nishikori to book semi-final place

Murray , who lost back-to-back matches to Borna Coric and Fabio Fognini in Madrid and Rome, said: "They are all obviously playing extremely well". When I come on the court, I just know that I can do it. Former champion Stan Wawrinka was to play later Monday. "He played very well (against Khachanov ) and he's playing better and better". "I pl...

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  • Mbappe drops telling hint on future; responds to Real Madrid talk
Mbappe drops telling hint on future; responds to Real Madrid talk

Monaco forward Kylian Mbappe is meeting with the club's hierarchy today to discuss his future in France amid interest from Real Madrid and Arsenal . For now, the Ligue 1 side is doing everything in their power to keep Mbappe in their system long term, but the team's Russian-based owner has promised he won't "stand in the way" of players wh...

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  • NCCU graduate exchanged gunfire, was injured in congressional shooting
NCCU graduate exchanged gunfire, was injured in congressional shooting

As the majority whip in the House , the 51-year-old Scalise is responsible for rounding up votes and maintaining order among the Republican Party's fractious ranks. In the meantime, Scalise was still lying wounded on the field. "When we have national incidents like this, we become very concerned and take it very seriously", Brock said.

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  • Residents warned of fire risks for years
Residents warned of fire risks for years

London Mayor Sadiq Khan posted on Twitter that a "major incident" had been declared and urged people to follow the London Fire Brigade's Twitter feed for updates. The Grenfell Action Group, a community organisation, says it has repeatedly warned about the risk of fire at the building since 2013. "I just hope they have got everyone out", he said.

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