• Amir confident of being fit for Champions Trophy final
Amir confident of being fit for Champions Trophy final

But following what coach Mickey Arthur labelled a "shambolic" display, Pakistan recovered to beat South Africa, the top-ranked team in this eight-nation one-day global tournament. After one appeal too many, the colourful Pakistani batsman turned and faced his opponent - before jumping up and down on the spot, animatedly mimicking More's appealing...

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  • Juventus ready to join Donnarumma chase, rule out €100m Verratti move
Juventus ready to join Donnarumma chase, rule out €100m Verratti move

Donnarumma signed for Milan's youth team in 2013 before making his senior debut in 2015 at just 16 years old. Juventus, who were reportedly eyeing up a move for Arsenal's out-of-favour keeper Wojciech Szczesny, are mulling over a long-term replacement for the legendary Gianluigi Buffon and, with Donnarumma at the right age to take over his mantle...

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  • Pakistan ready to 'change history' against India in Champions Trophy final
Pakistan ready to 'change history' against India in Champions Trophy final

Pakistan have a point to prove. If he does, favourites India had better look out. When asked about the secret formula which had seen Pakistan bowlers turn a leaf since they shipped more than 300 runs in the opening game against India, Mahmood said the players had been working hard for some time now.

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  • Hogg to see specialist over cheekbone injury
Hogg to see specialist over cheekbone injury

The Lions overcame a terrible record in Christchurch on Saturday and will hope to do the same in Dunedin, where they have won two of eight Tests, all at Carisbrook. "It's not nice to be probably the third choice at the moment, for whatever you think, but my personality isn't happy with that and it's my job to try and force the order a little".

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  • Golden opportunity for Pakistan to avenge loss to India: Imran Khan
Golden opportunity for Pakistan to avenge loss to India: Imran Khan

Since Pakistan's crushing defeat against India on June 4, they have recovered well beating South Africa, Sri Lanka and England to reach the final. The battle against India was always going to be a very tough for Bangladesh . The ICL may have forced the BCCI's hand but without the catalyst of a thrilling win in a major worldwide final, ...

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  • Adorable Young Penguins Fan Cries After Sidney Crosby Signs His T-Shirt
Adorable Young Penguins Fan Cries After Sidney Crosby Signs His T-Shirt

They give every fan within driving distance a chance to collectively celebrate and see their favorite athletes without having to pay the price of admission. Marc-Andre Fleury's eventual exit from the Pittsburgh Penguins has been inevitable for almost a year now. Last year's celebration featured an estimated crowd of upwards of 400,000 fans whic...

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  • Draymond Green throws jabs at LeBron James, Cavs at Warriors championship rally
Draymond Green throws jabs at LeBron James, Cavs at Warriors championship rally

In sports, we love to compare greats. "It may not look good on the books moving forward and people may look at it and say, 'Oh my god, they've mortgaged their future.' Well, if LeBron and Kyrie [Irving] and Kevin [Love] are gone, and we become a lottery pick, we'll have those picks because they're protected".

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  • Lakers Rumors: Magic Johnson might try to acquire first overall pick
Lakers Rumors: Magic Johnson might try to acquire first overall pick

With the 2017 NBA Draft scheduled for the next Thursday, Ball is considering talking to other lottery teams after it was reported that his first workout with the Lakers left them unimpressed as it appeared that he was out of shape. The young guard was simply not polished enough to play varsity ball for the competitive DeMatha Catholic High Scho...

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  • Paul Casey shares US Open lead after birdie run
Paul Casey shares US Open lead after birdie run

Here are the full highlights from Spieth's second round on Friday. Yet while Fowler and Casey thrived, defending champion Dustin Johnson , world number two Rory McIlroy and world number three Jason Day - three big-hitters who had been tipped to thrive - all had a day to forget.

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  • Aaron Judge Hits 495-foot Home Run at Yankee Stadium
Aaron Judge Hits 495-foot Home Run at Yankee Stadium

Aaron Judge hit the longest home run of the Major League season, driving a pitch 495 feet into the back of the left field bleachers at Yankee Stadium Sunday. " We're just not missing our pitch ", Judge said. "He's a good player", Baltimore manager Buck Showalter said. "Most guys, they're hoping it gets in the gap".

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  • Eoin Morgan: England did not lose to Pakistan because of over confidence
Eoin Morgan: England did not lose to Pakistan because of over confidence

Waqar Younis slammed a suggestion by England captain Eoin Morgan that a used pitch had been responsible for their downfall after Pakistan thrashed the tournament hosts by eight wickets in a dramatically one-sided Champions Trophy semi-final at Cardiff on Wednesday.

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  • Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by three wickets to seal semis
Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by three wickets to seal semis

Fakhar hit Mark Wood for the first six of the match in the opening over of Pakistan's innings and he and Azhar played some delightful strokes in a fluent partnership. There were no such errors from Pakistan with the ball though. The Sri Lanka skipper said at his pre-match press conference on Sunday: "We are not trying to get too far ahead...

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  • Atletico Madrid to learn about transfer ban decision from CAS on Thursday
Atletico Madrid to learn about transfer ban decision from CAS on Thursday

Atletico had reportedly lined up Lyon forward Alexandre Lacazette as a replacement for Griezmann. But reports have emerged since suggesting it was Griezmann who'd had a change of heart. "It's a hard moment for the club, for my teammates", Griezmann said. There is still a attractive season to be done and we hope to get some new signings in Jan...

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  • Ronaldo may leave Real Madrid after tax fraud accusation
Ronaldo may leave Real Madrid after tax fraud accusation

Spanish prosecutors have accused the four-time Ballon d'Or victor of defrauding Spanish authorities of €14.7m between 2011 and 2014, an accusation Ronaldo is contesting. Instantly, Manchester United have emerged as favourites to sign the four-time Champions League victor if he does indeed leave Real Madrid this summer, although the MLS is a...

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  • C.Ronaldo set to leave Real Madrid
C.Ronaldo set to leave Real Madrid

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo is not happy at being accused of tax fraud and wants to leave the club, a source close to the player said on Friday. The Spanish prosecutor's office said that he had defrauded the tax authorities of £1.23m in 2011, £1.49m in 2012, £2.81m in 2013 and £7.47m in 2014.

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  • Champions Trophy final: Rs 2000 crore bet on India-Pakistan title clash
Champions Trophy final: Rs 2000 crore bet on India-Pakistan title clash

London :Heading into the semi-final clash of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 encounter between India vs Bangladesh , there was some hostility prior to the game. "Our batting is not that good our bowling is better", he added. "So you know they have got some big power that can make up a lot of runs in the end as well, as long as they can keep ...

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  • 1.5 million attend Golden State Warriors' NBA Finals victory parade
1.5 million attend Golden State Warriors' NBA Finals victory parade

The Warriors prevailed with a score of 129-120 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California, bringing the Larry O'Brien Trophy back to the Bay Area for the second time in three years. "We don't want that to taint what we've accomplished this year". So, it is a business. There are decisions that need to be made every single year and you've got to assess ...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo 'sad', 'upset' and 'wants to leave'
Cristiano Ronaldo 'sad', 'upset' and 'wants to leave'

Ronaldo, who left Manchester United to join Real Madrid in 2009 and won everything with Los Blancos, was also puzzlingly left out of a video promo for Madrid's new kit . Ronaldo has categorically denied any wrongdoing. Real Madrid have released a statement saying they had "full confidence" in their player, and that they were convinced he wou...

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  • 94-year-old spectator dies at US Open
94-year-old spectator dies at US Open

Open". Fowler is two under with birdies on the second and seventh. Fowler, meanwhile, entered the round with a one-shot lead over Casey and Xander Schauffele, who is now in the group at 5 under. "I did everything I could to make more birdies coming in", he said. "But you don't really know until you put a card in your hand and you're under...

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  • Kevin Durant does not categorize Warriors as super team
Kevin Durant does not categorize Warriors as super team

Draymond, nobody wanted him. Andre Iguodala , he got traded a couple of times . "It causes too much stress, man", James said after a 137-116 victory in Game 4 to stave off a sweep. Golden State went 67-15 this season in locking up the top seed in the Western Conference. There is probably more to come on that, but just right now we just won.

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