• Mexico's Javier 'Chicharito' Hernandez equalises vs. Portugal
Mexico's Javier 'Chicharito' Hernandez equalises vs. Portugal

The Bayer Leverkusen forward has now scored four goals for Mexico at Confederations Cups. The result left European champion Portugal and Gold Cup victor Mexico trailing host Russian Federation in Group A. Ochoa was then forced to make a smart stop to prevent Carlos Salcedo scoring an own goal. He attracted headlines last week after being...

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  • Russia delivers win for Putin to open Confederations Cup
Russia delivers win for Putin to open Confederations Cup

After addressing the crowd at the end of another dismal opening ceremony, Putin sat back alongside Federation Internationale de Football Association president Gianni Infantino and expected to be entertained. Cherchesov was tasked with guiding Russian Federation to the World Cup semifinals when he was appointed as coach last August, but has admitted...

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  • Socceroos daring to dream of Cup glory
Socceroos daring to dream of Cup glory

The Australians are making their fourth FIFA Confederations Cup appearance after previously featuring in 1997, 2001, and 2005. And with the imitation of Bavaria's Neuschwanstein Castle looming over the Olympic Park, Germany feels right at home in the 2014 Winter Games host city where it will play two of its opening three matches.

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  • World cricket's biggest match to decide Champions Trophy title
World cricket's biggest match to decide Champions Trophy title

When asked about the preparation and the team's approach about the much-hyped match, Kohli said, "We have not spoken about the game in any different way". South Africa, ranked number one in the ICC ODI Rankings, was the first victim of a resurgent Pakistan , as Hasan Ali's three-wicket haul inspired a morale-boosting victory in a rain-affected...

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  • Troubled Ronaldo eyes more silver at Confederations Cup
Troubled Ronaldo eyes more silver at Confederations Cup

The undoubted star attraction , Ronaldo arrives in Russian Federation looking to round off another stellar season after leading Real Madrid to a first La Liga title for five years. After taking an early lead and seeing it evaporate just before half time, Portugal battled throughout the match and looked to have secured all three points on a goal...

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  • Golfer Harman leads US Open going into final day
Golfer Harman leads US Open going into final day

Casey was tied for the lead with Tommy Fleetwood , Brian Harman and Brooks Koepka after the trio carded impressive 70s. Fowler was among those who wouldn't mind seeing the conditions toughen up for the final 18 holes. Amazingly it could have been even better if not for bogeys on the fourth and 10th, as well as a missed eagle putt from six fe...

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  • Justin Thomas powers into US Open contention with thrilling round
Justin Thomas powers into US Open contention with thrilling round

Junior Amateur, putting him position to become the fourth player to win both the Junior Amateur and U.S. Open titles. They fearlessly attacked the pins and nobody was more ruthless than Thomas, who ripped apart the links-style layout carding nine birdies and two bogeys before capping his record-smashing effort by coolly rolling in an eight-foot p...

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  • Oakland celebrates title with parade
Oakland celebrates title with parade

Kerr said he was proud that the team "came back from the heartbreak of a year ago". Regardless of how badly the Warriors wanted to redeem themselves, this Finals was most important for all-star Durant. It's not about who scored what. Not a great analogy, I know, but it's true. And we have delivered another one ... "So you have a clear ...

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  • Draymond Just Broke Out This Shirt At Warriors Parade
Draymond Just Broke Out This Shirt At Warriors Parade

But it was particularly apt on Thursday. The weather was great. They can add their name to legendary on-court pairs like Jordan and Pippen, Russell and Cousy, Shaq and Kobe, Magic and Kareem, and LeBron and Wade. He has won with the Miami Heat in back to back trips in 2012 and 2013 as well as his trip back to the Cavaliers in 2016 against th...

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  • With yet another title, Madrid again the kings of Europe
With yet another title, Madrid again the kings of Europe

With his first goal, Ronaldo joined Alfredo Di Stefano as the only two players to score in three different European Cup/Champions League finals . The first half ended as a 1-1 stalemate following Cristiano Ronaldo's opener and Mario Mandzukic's stunning equalizer. Leonardo Bonucci's deep ball was brought down by Alex Sandro, who cut it bac...

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  • Warriors Reportedly Unanimously Decide To Skip White House Visit
Warriors Reportedly Unanimously Decide To Skip White House Visit

Others expected Curry, and even the team to not go to the Trump White House in light of the times Curry, players and Kerr criticized the president. "So there's going to be a lot of teams that's trying to figure out ways to put personnel together to try and match that if they're able to actually face them in the playoff series, both Eastern Confer...

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  • Matsuyama falls; Thomas soars with 63
Matsuyama falls; Thomas soars with 63

Fleetwood also looked free of nerves until the final hole, where two clumsy shots around the green resulted in his first dropped shot of the day. "That means I'm a part of history", he said. Open record at 272. An accurate three-wood off the 18th tee was followed by a dazzling approach from 299 yards with the same club, before the world number ...

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  • Champions Trophy final: India to field first against Pakistan
Champions Trophy final: India to field first against Pakistan

Both teams want to win the final. Pakistan in an ICC league final is cricket's governing body's dream-case scenario just that it will be played out in real as Virat Kohli and Co square off against arch-rivals Sarfraz Ahmed's unit at The Oval in the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 final in London on Sunday.

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  • Rory McIlroy destroys Steve Elkington after Elk tries to call him out
Rory McIlroy destroys Steve Elkington after Elk tries to call him out

Elkington couldn't help but get the last word in, though. Texas-based Australian Elkington then tweeted. McIlroy may not be the model of consistency lately - he's missed three cuts and finished inside the top 10 three times over his last six majors - but he's still the No.

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  • Pakistan wins Champions Trophy, crushes archrival India
Pakistan wins Champions Trophy, crushes archrival India

They have always been an unpredictable side but England , the only undefeated in the league stage, were expected to get past the sub-continent squad with little difficulty. Some skippers want to be in charge of the whole lot, but Morgan has done a good job and is batting well. Hassan, who with ten wickets is now the tournament's leading wicket-t...

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  • Dustin Johnson remains relaxed despite disruption ahead of US Open title defence
Dustin Johnson remains relaxed despite disruption ahead of US Open title defence

Johnson shot 1-over 73 on Friday to finish at 4 over, three shots off the cut line. That's not so much the case in golf as the PGA Tour pros are competing more against the course. I just didn't putt very good. As the pro golfer prepares to defend his championship title, he reflected on the a year ago by sharing another Instagram photo holding hi...

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  • Putting woes as Johnson stumbles at US Open
Putting woes as Johnson stumbles at US Open

Johnson had arrived in Wisconsin as the bookmaker's favourite, with his powerful long game tipped to be ideally suited to what was set up as the longest US Open course in history. "Yes, there is a few stairs in the house we are staying this week and actually there is a spiral staircase but then I sit down when I now go up and down stairs".

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  • Pakistan Stun India In Final To Claim Maiden Champions Trophy Crown
Pakistan Stun India In Final To Claim Maiden Champions Trophy Crown

Yet it was at the Oval where India suffered their only defeat of this tournament so far when Sri Lanka chased down a target of 322 to win by seven wickets-and Pakistan's preference is to bat second. "They are motivated and if we can work had in the finals, we will get good results", said Sarfraz. Viewers in India can catch the ICC Champions...

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  • Dodgers' outfielder makes obscene gesture at Cleveland Indians fans
Dodgers' outfielder makes obscene gesture at Cleveland Indians fans

Cervelli didn't like what Wolters was saying. The teams look like two ships passing in the night. Miller has now allowed five total runs to the Dodgers in the last two games, more than he had allowed all season in his previous 50 games.

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  • Russia unveils 'psychic' cat ahead of Confederations Cup
Russia unveils 'psychic' cat ahead of Confederations Cup

The Russian president made it a national priority to win hosting rights for the 2018 World Cup in a fierce Federation Internationale de Football Association bidding contest seven years ago. "When the president of your country comes out to make a speech this mobilizes us", Russian Federation coach Stanislav Cherchesov said through a translator.

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