• Hosts Russia see off New Zealand in opener — FIFA Confederations Cup
Hosts Russia see off New Zealand in opener — FIFA Confederations Cup

Without a win in 10 Confederations Cup matches , New Zealand next play Mexico on Wednesday in Sochi. The Confederations Cup is such an event that gathers all the winners from each continent's regional competition, the World Cup winners and future World Cup hosts.

Read more

  • US Open: Harman holds lead after Thomas fires 63
US Open: Harman holds lead after Thomas fires 63

Playing in the final group with Harman will be Thomas, who is almost as small but one of the longest hitters in the game. Brian Harman has a one-shot advantage at 12 under atop a crowded leaderboard . Open a lot of times before". He has only six birdies, compared with Justin Thomas' 19. On Friday, Li birdied two of his final three holes to...

Read more

  • Real Madrid 'willing to pay off Cristiano Ronaldo tax bill'
Real Madrid 'willing to pay off Cristiano Ronaldo tax bill'

He said: "My age is just a number, I feel like a young boy". " Real need what Ronaldo already offers the club which in real and intangible ways can not be replicated by anyone else in the game", the report said. "At this moment, he wants to leave". "The club has been very important in his career. Not because they can't pay the money but because ...

Read more

  • Fans' passion for India and Pakistan so utterly foreign to English cricket
Fans' passion for India and Pakistan so utterly foreign to English cricket

I watched them play in Sharjah, on a very slow, turning pitch, and they beat Pakistan there. Fakhar Zaman's maiden one-day worldwide hundred laid the foundations for Pakistan's formidable total of 338-4. "Credit goes to Sarfraz and the way he led the team, we kept taking wickets and kept the run-rate in check". Fakhar hit Mark Wood for the firs...

Read more

  • Four players share lead at halfway point of US Open
Four players share lead at halfway point of US Open

Open record by making six consecutive birdies en route to a four-under 68 and a share of seventh place. None of the top 16 players have won a major before, with Masters champion Sergio Garcia and 2010 Open victor Louis Oosthuizen both eight shots off the lead.

Read more

  • Big Moves Made in Third Round of the US Open
Big Moves Made in Third Round of the US Open

Justin Thomas landed a 3-wood on the 18th green where some players couldn't land a wedge, leaving him an 8-foot eagle putt that he calmly made for a 9-under 63 that matched one U.S. I've pictured winning the US Open a lot of times before. On the 18th hole, he had an eagle putt for a nine-under-par 63, and all Thomas could think about was dinner.

Read more

  • Majors a minor-ity after two rounds at 2017 US Open
Majors a minor-ity after two rounds at 2017 US Open

Harman, who is hoping to become the first lefthander to win the U.S. Open, must have felt overlooked given Thomas' accomplishment. His score of 63 is also the equal-lowest score in any major championship. "Obviously, I have no idea what tomorrow holds, but I'm more motivated by the way that I'm striking the ball". And after Haotong Li made a sm...

Read more

  • Alexis Sanchez sprains ankle, may miss Cameroon clash
Alexis Sanchez sprains ankle, may miss Cameroon clash

The 28-year-old is now with Chile at the Copa America and is expected to feature against Cameroon tonight. Chilean national team coach Juan Antonio Pizzi confirmed on Saturday that La Roja squad may play their Confederations Cup opening match without two of its best players.

Read more

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

Westwood had bogeyed the third and fifth before a superb tee shot on the 239-yard sixth - which played as the most hard hole on Thursday - set up a birdie from 18 feet. Fowler's streak ended at 28 holes, however, when he went just long on the 11th hole and had to chip sideways to have any chance of a reasonable par putt.

Read more

  • Tapwrit denies Jersey-bred, Irish War Cry his Belmont glory
Tapwrit denies Jersey-bred, Irish War Cry his Belmont glory

Irish War Cry's lead was not almost as large, and then came the final 1,097 feet, a stretch of track that has ruined Triple Crown hopes and forced many a runner into retirement. Epicharis, a victor in four of five career starts, was the second choice in the morning line at 4-1. Tapwrit had 5/1 odds paying $12.60 on a bet to win.

Read more

  • Warriors: We Haven't Been Invited to the White House
Warriors: We Haven't Been Invited to the White House

The news is somewhat expected, as the Warriors aren't exactly Trump fans. Warriors coach Steve Kerr told the media after the game that he knew this would work. The Warriors' rejection of the White House's invitation builds on the sentiment expressed by several New England Patriots who announced they would not attend the Trump White House ceremo...

Read more

  • Manchester United set to announce signing of £64 million superstar on Monday
Manchester United set to announce signing of £64 million superstar on Monday

Manchester United are said to be close to taking advantage of the situation and are now favourites to sign the 24-year-old striker from Real Madrid . United's original offer did not include David De Gea , the goalkeeper being a long-time target for the Spanish giant. "But to get more goals we need players who can produce that little bit of mag...

Read more

  • Brian Harman aiming to defend one-shot lead
Brian Harman aiming to defend one-shot lead

Harman closed with two birdies and three tough pars for a 5-under 67 that gave him a one-shot lead at 12-under 204. There are 42 players under par at Erin Hills heading into Sunday and Justin Thomas put an exclamation mark on the day by making an eagle at the 18th hole to shoot a 9-under 63.

Read more

  • Fans Celebrate Russia's Win In Confederations Cup Opener
Fans Celebrate Russia's Win In Confederations Cup Opener

But anything other than a convincing win against such opposition would have caused major worries for Russian Federation, and the team will face a much sterner test when they take on Portugal in Moscow on Wednesday. The most experienced players received me with open arms and made me feel welcomed. "He takes this tournament very seriously and i...

Read more

  • Rickie Fowler 2 shots off lead at US Open
Rickie Fowler 2 shots off lead at US Open

Brian Harman leads by one shot going into the final round of the US Open , but the big story of the day during round 3 at the US Open was Justin Thomas shooting a 63 the lowest round in the history of the tournament. Thomas started his record round with birdies on the first two holes. "Obviously, I have no idea what tomorrow holds, but I'm ...

Read more

  • Champions Trophy Final: Mohammed Amir fit to play for Pakistan
Champions Trophy Final: Mohammed Amir fit to play for Pakistan

In this march of time do we really need to show our displeasure, our diplomatic severity by not playing cricket? They are, in this match, up against a side who have lost just one wicket in the first Powerplay all tournament and who have posted four century stands between them.

Read more

  • Five key moments that propelled Pakistan to Champions Trophy glory
Five key moments that propelled Pakistan to Champions Trophy glory

After India had won the toss, Fakhar, on three, was caught by wicketkeeper Mahendra Singh Dhoni off a Jasprit Bumrah no-ball and the 27-year-old left-hander took full advantage to make his first global century. London will actually be playing host to two major outings between India and Pakistan , the India Express noted. He removed I...

Read more

  • Thomas sets record, but Harman leads through 54 holes at US Open
Thomas sets record, but Harman leads through 54 holes at US Open

So, with that in mind, here's a quick rundown of Brian Harman , the man looking to convert his first 54-hole lead in a major into his first major victory... On eight he put his 154-yard approach shot to about two feet and made the putt. And on No. 9 he made a 21-foot putt. A second chip from near the bottom of the ridge overshot the hole and skitt...

Read more

  • Thomas leads at US Open
Thomas leads at US Open

Not at Erin Hills , which has been left defenseless this week by soft winds and even softer conditions. It bounds incorrigibly and uncontrollably toward its fourth round with Thomas, Brooks Koepka and Tommy Fleetwood at 11 under par but not even leading, a distinction that goes to Brian Harman at 12 under.

Read more

  • India thrash Pakistan 7-1, biggest in HISTORY!
India thrash Pakistan 7-1, biggest in HISTORY!

In the next minute, India messed up a penalty corner of their own, but made up for it by doubling his tally in the very next minute. Coming into the match, four-time world champions Pakistan had conceded four and six goals in consecutive losses to the Netherlands and Canada, respectively.

Read more