• Golden State Warriors NBA Championship Victory Parade
Golden State Warriors NBA Championship Victory Parade

Zaza Pachulia is not better than Charles Barkley just because he won a title. It is a business. "There are decisions that need to be made every single year, and you have to assess the situation as it is". "Everybody for the last 10 years knew how good he was but until you break through and win that first championship there's still something there"...

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  • India, Pakistan to battle for ICC Champions Trophy 2017 crown
India, Pakistan to battle for ICC Champions Trophy 2017 crown

Sarfraz rescued Pakistan with an unbeaten 61 after they collapsed against Sri Lanka but, two days on, there was no repeat of that batting slump. "I think it will have to evolve in whatever manner the game does over the next two years in the lead-in to the World Cup, but certainly I think we're moving in the right direction".

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  • Pakistan ready to 'change history' against India
Pakistan ready to 'change history' against India

Speaking after the match Jadhav said: "Actually, when I looked at the wicket, it was pretty flat". "He's a smart guy and knows where to pitch the ball and get purchase off the wickets". "I bowled to my gut feeling, and it worked on this particular day". Afterwards the ungainly Jadhav bristled at suggestions he was a "part-time" bowler.

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  • Johnston ready for US Open battle
Johnston ready for US Open battle

However, while the world's top three are making other plans for the weekend after missing the cut, college amateur Cameron Champ is proving that massive tee shots can still help get the job done on the long, links-style layout. Newly branded as the "ultimate test in golf", the U.S. Open has always been famed for its toughness and Erin Hills was...

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  • Morata moves closer to United
Morata moves closer to United

Morata wants his future fixed within the fortnight and Jose Mourinho is keen for United's executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward to handle business quickly. The Sun are reporting that United have offered £52million for the 24-year-old Spain worldwide but have been been thwarted, with the Champions League winners telling Jose Mourinho to stump...

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  • Fowler (65) off to fast start at US Open
Fowler (65) off to fast start at US Open

His 7-under par tied the record to par for the first round of a U.S. Open held by Jack Nicklaus and Tom Weiskopf , who each shot 7-under 63 at Baltusrol in 1980. "I hit the fairway on the 10th", McIlroy said, "and I didn't hit one on the way in". "I know if I hit fairways around here, the course is still soft enough you can get it close and gi...

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  • Fowler tames toothless US Open to grab early lead
Fowler tames toothless US Open to grab early lead

Fowler wasted no time in exploiting the conditions after teeing off on the 10th, rattling off four quick birdies to be four under. When he finished his round at Erin Hills, the four-times major victor was four shots outside the projected cut of one over.

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  • Stats: Pakistan enter their maiden Champions Trophy final
Stats: Pakistan enter their maiden Champions Trophy final

File image of England's Nasser Hussain with Ian Botham. In response, Pakistan's openers put on a century partnership and set the ideal platform that was converted by Babar Azam and Mohammad Hafeez who saw their side home with eight wickets and 77 balls to spare.

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  • Roland Garros-2017: Murray, Wawrinka and Pliskova advanced to the semifinals
Roland Garros-2017: Murray, Wawrinka and Pliskova advanced to the semifinals

Nishikori has won just two of 10 matches against Murray, but can't remember beating the British player at the U.S. Open previous year. "It was flawless today, I'm very satisfied", said Wawrinka who will be playing in his third successive Roland Garros semi-final.

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  • Rafael Nadal Wins Record 10th French Open
Rafael Nadal Wins Record 10th French Open

Nadal became the first player in the history of the Open era who managed to become a 10-time victor of the tournament series Grand slam. His collection of Slams now stands just three behind great rival Roger Federer , a staggering statistic coming just a year after he quit Roland Garros with a wrist injury.

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  • LeBron 'likely' headed to LA if he leaves Cleveland in 2018
LeBron 'likely' headed to LA if he leaves Cleveland in 2018

The Los Angeles Lakers are stacked with young talent and if they are able to lure Indiana Pacers forward Paul George along with James in the summer of 2018, they would be vaulted into the upper echelon of the league. After the Cleveland Cavaliers won the 2017 Eastern Conference Finals, LeBron James said he wasn't bald yet. It's clear James i...

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  • Aamer Sohail says Pak in finals due to match fixing
Aamer Sohail says Pak in finals due to match fixing

However, Jadhav, a part-time off-spin bowler, not just applied the brakes on the scoring rate but picked both Tamim and Rahim in his six-over spell during which he registered figures of 22 for two following which Bangladesh lost momentum and eventually were restricted to 264 for seven in the 50 overs.

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  • Cabrera, Quintana lead White Sox over Blue Jays 11-4
Cabrera, Quintana lead White Sox over Blue Jays 11-4

With a score of 8-1 favouring the Sox, Gibbons chose to start the 5 inning with a fresh arm, electing for the left-handed reliever, Jon Beliveau, for the task. Morales replied for the Blue Jays in the bottom of the second, cutting the lead to 7-1 with a solo homer. According to STATS, the game marked the 11th time that the Blue Jays have hit th...

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  • French Open Diary: Birthday girls already celebrating, legends roll back the years
French Open Diary: Birthday girls already celebrating, legends roll back the years

Timea Bacsinszky and Jelena Ostapenko qualified for the semi-finals of the 2017 French Open on Tuesday, as poor weather once again ruined the organisation's plans for the day. "I think there was probably some nerves at the beginning of the match but it was great to see her come back and play aggressive and fierce tennis especially at such ...

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  • Golden State warriors look to build dynasty
Golden State warriors look to build dynasty

Here's what he had to say to ESPN's Chris Haynes about the "super team" moniker being placed on the Warriors . "No matter where they go, it's still in the Golden State". There is speculation on Twitter that the team will decline the traditional honor bestowed to championship teams of meeting the president, particularly in light of harsh criticis...

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  • Stephen Curry to pass on White House celebration visit
Stephen Curry to pass on White House celebration visit

Iguodala said that the Warriors would ultimately follow the decision made by star player Stephen Curry . Curry's cut-price deal has allowed the Warriors to sign the free agents and make the moves they have made over the previous years, including signing Andre Iguodala in 2014 and Kevin Durant in 2016.

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  • Senzatela gets 9th win as Rockies beat Giants, 10-8
Senzatela gets 9th win as Rockies beat Giants, 10-8

They really broke things open in the eighth, with four hits (two of them dingers) to score five runs total. San Francisco is also winless in its last six games versus Colorado, is 0-5 in its last five road games versus the Giants, who are also 1-4 in Samardzija's last five outings versus the Rockies.

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  • Dravid reveals Pakistan's best chance of beating India
Dravid reveals Pakistan's best chance of beating India

I can't tell you who have won them the games. "I am seeing teams around the world and I see them the way they play and I see them desperate enough to win this tournament. And how can Pakistan influence their qualification into a final? "But (now) on the biggest stage it is India v Pakistan ". "These are all talks and I'm sure these guys ...

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  • Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant committed to keeping Golden State on top
Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant committed to keeping Golden State on top

The Warriors 129-120 win in game five gave them an National Basketball Association best-ever 16-1 record. "I think the focus, a lot of LeBron's - his business interests, his Hollywood aspirations, his media ventures are based out there", said Wojnarowski.

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  • Saints' Armstead needs shoulder surgery
Saints' Armstead needs shoulder surgery

Armstead , who missed nine games in 2016 with quad and knee injuries, suffered the shoulder injury during minicamp Wednesday. Then the shoulder injury struck with only a few hours left in the Saints' summer workouts, adding Armstead to a list of high-profile injuries New Orleans is dealing with this summer.

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