• England wary of Kiwi challenge to semi-final berth
England wary of Kiwi challenge to semi-final berth

Meanwhile, Kane Williamson , the New Zealand captain, could be facing a ban for slow over-rates after his side took nearly four hours to complete the England innings. "I don't think it's unfair of me to say a margin of victory like that can be considered a bit of a hammering and England will take massive confidence by booking itself a place ...

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  • Look out NBA, these Warriors are just getting started
Look out NBA, these Warriors are just getting started

The same could be said for Durant and Stephen Curry . "I might call him and say, 'If they ask , just say our schedules conflicted.' And then if y'all write something, we'll say, 'Fake News'". "Somebody asked me about it a couple months ago, a hypothetical, if a championship were to happen: 'What would I do?' " Curry said during his exit interv...

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  • Five players to watch at the Confederations Cup
Five players to watch at the Confederations Cup

A Spanish state prosecutor on Tuesday accused Ronaldo of four counts of tax fraud from 2011-14 totaling 14.7 million euros ($16.5 million), claiming he used a shell company in the Virgin Islands to hide the true amount of income made from image rights, among other means of illegally reducing the amount of tax he paid.

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  • Warriors owners to foot hefty bill for championship parade
Warriors owners to foot hefty bill for championship parade

User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. "There's gonna be a lot of people out here, so we wanted to get a good spot", Jones said as he sat in his lawn chair with his sleep bags and tent piled up next to him.

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  • The Cleveland Cavaliers are Done, and They Know It
The Cleveland Cavaliers are Done, and They Know It

Golden State Warriors lifted late and took a commanding 3-0 lead in the NBA Finals with a stunning 118-113 win over Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday night at Oracle Arena in Oakland. but don't blame LeBron James . Irving had his best quarter of the series scoring 16 points in the third and relentlessly attacking the rim, while LeBron play...

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  • Warriors' Andre Iguodala Says 'Hell Nah' To Visiting Donald Trump, White House
Warriors' Andre Iguodala Says 'Hell Nah' To Visiting Donald Trump, White House

The Golden State Warriors have yet to receive an invitation to celebrate their 2017 National Basketball Association championship at the White House, but if they do, at least one player won't be in attendance. And forward David West made it clear Trump went against his belief system . The defending World Series champion Chicago Cubs chose to vi...

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  • Mickey Arthur: Final will be about 'us' and not India
Mickey Arthur: Final will be about 'us' and not India

The spin duo of Imad Wasim and Mohammad Hafeez alongside medium-pacer Rumman Raees - who made his debut in the semi-finals - will look to provide depth and variation to the Pakistan bowling line-up. We were the number eight ranked side, and no one gave us any credit", said Azhar. "That's something I work on". And that can only happen when you'r...

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  • Mighty recovery of Casey puts him in US Open mix
Mighty recovery of Casey puts him in US Open mix

Fowler shot a 73 and was still very much in the hunt at a second straight major. Casey was the only leader who went in the morning. McIlroy worked with his coach Michael Bannon on making a smoother transition from the top of his backswing and although he was three over par after 12 holes, birdies on the fourth, fifth, seventh and ninth ended ...

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  • Bafana Bafana arrive in Nigeria — EXTRA TIME
Bafana Bafana arrive in Nigeria — EXTRA TIME

It will be a healthy competition, everybody is working hard to justify his slot, " the Belgium-based player said. All the 24 players invited for the South Africa game are in camp following Tuesday's arrival of the trio of Elderson Echiejile, Ahmed Musa and Kenneth Omeruo.

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  • Thomas shoots 63; breaks US Open record
Thomas shoots 63; breaks US Open record

The USGA's contention is that the tournament needs to represent the "toughest test in golf .' While I have no ambiguity in lashing out at the indiscriminate distances the golf ball is able to fly these days, or for that matter, the rise of "air golf" (as opposed to the links-style play, which encourages creativity around the greens), there is some...

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  • Double bogey taints Hadwin's second round at US Open
Double bogey taints Hadwin's second round at US Open

Spieth now sits at even par overall for the tournament, and he entered the clubhouse in a tie for 45th place, seven strokes behind leaders Paul Casey , Brian Harman , Tommy Fleetwood and Brooks Koepka . McIlroy , who has struggled through a nagging rib injury that has limited him to six tournaments this year, saw some positive signs in the sec...

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  • Ronaldo attracting the headlines after report he might leave Real Madrid
Ronaldo attracting the headlines after report he might leave Real Madrid

Andre Silva , the 21-year-old forward who is about to make his debut in a major tournament with Portugal , has been successfully teaming up with Ronaldo to give the European champions an impressive attacking force entering the Confederations Cup .

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  • Russian Federation will be prepared to face New Zealand
Russian Federation will be prepared to face New Zealand

Russia's president was in the $750 million new stadium in his native St. Petersburg to see forward Fyodor Smolov's 69th minute goal add to an own goal by New Zealand defender Michael Boxall in the 31st. "We can play much better and perform much more skilled football than we showed today and we made too many mistakes". It was the ideal start f...

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  • King Donald has made a martyr of Comey
King Donald has made a martyr of Comey

Friday's tweets are the latest in a week of angry social media responses by the president over a report by The Washington Post that Mueller was looking into whether Trump obstructed justice. "Witch Hunt" he tweeted from the White House shortly before leaving for Miami. The tweet from President Trump on Friday was more of a squawk. While...

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  • Real Madrid want £174.5million for Manchester United transfer target Cristiano Ronaldo
Real Madrid want £174.5million for Manchester United transfer target Cristiano Ronaldo

His buy-out clause is set at £870m and though clearly no club - not even in China - could countenance meeting that, the Spanish newspaper with the closest links to Real Madrid president Florentino Perez, Marca , is reporting that it would take a £350m deal for them even to consider selling Ronaldo .

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  • Trump again acknowledges he's under investigation
Trump again acknowledges he's under investigation

Rosenstein is the government lawyer responsible for overseeing the investigation into the Trump campaign's alleged collusion with Russian Federation during the 2016 presidential election , with Attorney General Jeff Sessions having recused himself from the probe .

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  • Sports hernias putting strain on hockey players of all ages
Sports hernias putting strain on hockey players of all ages

He has still not determined (or is not willing to publicly reveal) whether the Sharks will protect eight skaters and one goalie - allowing them to protect four defensemen - or seven forwards , three defensemen and one goalie . What happens to Ward and Lack? Fleury and Murray split the duties in the playoffs as the Penguins won a second ...

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  • A glance at the Senate's Iran, Russia sanctions legislation
A glance at the Senate's Iran, Russia sanctions legislation

The House has yet to take up the measure, which is an amendment to a bill that tightens sanctions on Iran for its ballistic missile tests. The U.S. "I've had conversations with Tillerson more generally about our relationship with Russian Federation, not about details (of the legislation)". If signed into law, the document would prohibit the...

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  • Green Mocks Cavs and LeBron in Celebration Parade
Green Mocks Cavs and LeBron in Celebration Parade

I mean in 2003, the Lakers combined Karl Malone, Gary Payton, Shaq (O'Neal) and Kobe (Bryant). This was best exemplified by the Rockets joining Charles Barkley, Clyde Drexler and Hakeem Olajuwon on the same group. This could also refer to how quickly the Warriors dismantled LeBron James and his guys at this year's National Basketball Associ...

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  • Golden State Warriors speak up about alleged decision to snub Donald Trump
Golden State Warriors speak up about alleged decision to snub Donald Trump

The different kind of ceremonies and traditions that have happened around championship winning teams, we don't want that to taint what we've accomplished this year. "We'll handle that accordingly and responsibly, and do the right thing for us individually and as a group". I think there's a respect for the institution, for the office.

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