• Karen Khachanov has inside information on Andy Murray for French Open clash
Karen Khachanov has inside information on Andy Murray for French Open clash

Following them onto Court Philippe Chatrier will be No. 15 Gael Monfils and No. 24 Richard Gasquet . It was very slow and heavy conditions and to be coming back was hard. "I played some good matches at the beginning of the year, but definitely in the clay-court season, the second or third sets were the best I have played, for sure", he said.

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  • Japan's Epicharis scratched from Belmont Stakes
Japan's Epicharis scratched from Belmont Stakes

Ridden by Jose Ortiz , Tapwrit ran 1 1/2 miles in 2:30.02 on his home track. "We really were hoping that Always Dreaming could take a shot at coming in for a Triple Crown try". " Tapwrit was getting a attractive trip", Pletcher told reporters. Neither was Cloud Computing , which won the Preakness three weeks ago. Epicharis , who had b...

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  • The NBA champion Warriors mull foregoing visit to the White House
The NBA champion Warriors mull foregoing visit to the White House

It's unique, it's something that you don't want to see end at all. But like I said, we'll all figure something out. The group that recruited Durant in the Hamptons that day last summer has the same philosophy about winning more championships.

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  • Paul Casey survives up-and-down round to take clubhouse lead at US Open
Paul Casey survives up-and-down round to take clubhouse lead at US Open

Three players - Brian Harman , Tommy Fleetwood and Brooks Koepka - were in the clubhouse on five under, two back from Fowler. Casey was the only leader who went in the morning. McIlroy is back to even-par for the round after bogeying the first three holes on the front nine. "If you look at the golf course and even talk to me, Jason or Ror...

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  • Jadhav credits Dhoni for his game-changing spell against Bangladesh
Jadhav credits Dhoni for his game-changing spell against Bangladesh

Although, skipper Kohli has once again tried to play down the rivalry and is looking to keep things simple and win the final, fans simply don't agree with their talisman for once. Virat Kohli's team has already proved its credentials as the best batting unit in the tournament. Medium-pacer Hardik Pandya will also look to provide breakthroughs in t...

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  • President says Scalise 'in some trouble' as House gavels back into session
President says Scalise 'in some trouble' as House gavels back into session

The baseball field at Eugene Simpson Stadium Park, is lighted as Federal Bureau of Investigation agents process the scene in Alexandria, Va., Wednesday, June 14, 2017, after a rifle-wielding attacker opened fire on Republican lawmakers at a congressional baseball practice, wounding House GOP Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and several others as c...

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

All five of his side's confirmed matches, two warm-up games and three Group B contests, were scheduled to be played in either Birmingham or Cardiff. On Sunday, June 18, they will be taking on arch-rivals Pakistan in the final. India chased the target down on the first delivery of the 41st over with Virat Kohli hitting the winning boundary.

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  • Pakistan's Hasan living Champions Trophy 'dream'
Pakistan's Hasan living Champions Trophy 'dream'

In the Sunday's final too, India heading into the game as clear favorites. "When you give two chances to batsmen like Yuvraj Singh and Virat Kohli they are not going to spare you and that is what happened", said Azhar of dropping Yuvraj on eight who went on to make 53 and letting off Kohli on 43 who made 81 not out as India piled up 319-3 in ...

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  • Luka Modric believes Real Madrid will dominate European football for some time
Luka Modric believes Real Madrid will dominate European football for some time

The Frenchman recalled previous criticism when he said: "I don't want to say I'm very good because before I was scandalously bad as a coach and now I'm supposed to be the best". "We can say that it is a historic day for everyone at Real Madrid , for me, for the players, for our families". I consider myself a man of this house ( Real Madrid ).

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  • What you need to know — FIFA Confederations Cup
What you need to know — FIFA Confederations Cup

This is a quick overview of the Confederations Cup . What is the Confederations Cup? The four host cities will also hold World Cup matches June next year along with seven other venues. Fans of Russian champion Spartak Moscow also flew anti-Semitic banners. That's the million-dollar question. "As far as the Confederations Cup is c...

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  • Green throws jabs at Lebron, Cavaliers
Green throws jabs at Lebron, Cavaliers

Critics have called the Warriors a super team with the addition of Kevin Durant previous year. We appreciate you joining the super team. I didn't join a superteam. James was asked to respond to Green's assertion that it was James who started the super-team phenomenon when he left the Cavs in 2010 to join up with Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh ...

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  • Koepka, Casey part of 4-way tie for lead at US Open
Koepka, Casey part of 4-way tie for lead at US Open

Elsewhere, the world's top three players - Dustin Johnson , Rory McIlroy and Jason Day - will attempt to resurrect their chances after disappointing first-round displays. They surely could not be much worse though and may be spurred into a revival bid to make the cut so I will leave it up to Reed to deliver later in the day.

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  • Matsuyama's 65 puts him in the hunt
Matsuyama's 65 puts him in the hunt

Casey sandwiched a pair of bogeys around his triple during a four-hole stretch of the back nine. McIlroy will not be involved over the weekend at Erin Hills after adding a second-round 71 to his opening 78 to sit 5 over par - well outside the projected cut line.

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  • McIlroy heading home after erratic round of golf
McIlroy heading home after erratic round of golf

Playing partner Jason Day was also six over and 13 shots off the lead held by American Rickie Fowler , who was among the later starters. Even as the course slowly recovered from rain early in the week, reasonable scores were available. "It's still Saturday - 36 holes is a very long time in a U.S. Open". McIlroy is headed for the Travelers Champi...

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  • Federation Internationale de Football Association 2017 Confederations Cup kicks off in Russia
Federation Internationale de Football Association 2017 Confederations Cup kicks off in Russia

Goal reports that soccer superstars, like Cristiano Ronaldo , Arturo Vidal, and Alexis Sanchez, will participate in the sports event. On the sporting side, the six Federation Internationale de Football Association confederation champions plus world champions Germany and hosts Russia are doing battle for the 10th edition of a tournament whose...

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  • CT2017 final: Amir issues a warning to Kohli
CT2017 final: Amir issues a warning to Kohli

Pakistan has requested ICC to postpone the match so that team gets more time to prepare for players' safety. From then on, the Sarfraz Ahmed-led side beat Sri Lanka in a do-or-die clash following it up with a semi-final triumph over fancied England to storm into the final.

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  • Four Tied For Lead at US Open
Four Tied For Lead at US Open

The course played much tougher than it did during Thursday's round. "It sets up really well for me, especially if I'm driving it like I did today". The Englishman has roared back to life with four straight birdies and is back to being one shot off the lead.

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  • Clinical Lions grind Maori All Blacks down in 32-10 win
Clinical Lions grind Maori All Blacks down in 32-10 win

The Lions scored the first of many penalties in the fourth minute to take an early 3-0 lead and poor discipline hurt the Māori All Blacks throughout. The Lions thought they had cashed in on their numerical advantage nearly immediately when Jamie George powered his way towards the line, but the TMO could not see any evidence that the England hoo...

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  • Amir fit for Champions Trophy final
Amir fit for Champions Trophy final

The most heartening aspect of the Champions Trophy has been the performance of Indian bowlers and fielders. But increased political tensions, including recent skirmishes along the border and a pending case at the International Court of Justice, have limited their meetings in recent years.

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  • Eoin Morgan praises 'outstanding' England bowlers after New Zealand win
Eoin Morgan praises 'outstanding' England bowlers after New Zealand win

A lot depended on Adam Milne who had looked in good rhythm in the last game against Australia where he took two important wickets, however, against England , New Zealand brought him on very late. "The persistence and mind set the guys showed kept us in good stead, so when we eventually took a wicket we took two, and could build on that". Trent...

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