• Tiger Woods receiving professional help to manage meds
Tiger Woods receiving professional help to manage meds

He was incoherent, but no alcohol was found in his system. The 14-time major champion tweeted that he's dealing with a problem with prescription drugs. NBC golf analyst Mark Rolfing, who heads the CPGA, was bombarded with questions about Woods last week at Erin Hills, site of the U.S. Open . So as Leesburg native and Naval Academy grad Billy Hur...

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  • Bayern chief executive Rummenigge rubbishes Ronaldo rumours
Bayern chief executive Rummenigge rubbishes Ronaldo rumours

Bayern Munich have publicly dismissed rumours linking them with embattled Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo , NAIJ.com reports. However, the Spanish publication claim that Ronaldo feels he has been treated badly and unjustly judged over the recent tax allegations.

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  • Pakistan's path to Champions Trophy glory
Pakistan's path to Champions Trophy glory

After Kohli won the toss and, surprisingly, opted to field first, Pakistan posted an imposing total of 338 for four featuring Fakhar Zaman's maiden one-day worldwide hundred, an innings where he might have been run out for one and was caught off a no-ball on three.

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  • Ex-NFL player Lawrence Taylor pleads guilty to Florida DUI
Ex-NFL player Lawrence Taylor pleads guilty to Florida DUI

Police say Taylor was driving a Bentley on the Florida Turnpike when he hit a motorhome, then sideswiped a police auto. Taylor will get a year of probation, his driver's license was suspended for nine months, he will be required to complete 75 hours of community service and he will be need to install an ignition interlock device on his vehicle for ...

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  • Nation falls silent to remember victims of Grenfell Tower fire
Nation falls silent to remember victims of Grenfell Tower fire

More than 250 firefighters tackled the blaze in north Kensington as London Fire Commissioner Dany Cotton said the scene looked like a "disaster movie". Authorities may never be able to identify some of the victims, he said. Cundy said there may have been other people in the tower who police are not aware of, and that could increase the death toll...

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  • New No.6 Pakistan inch closer to 2019 World Cup direct entry
New No.6 Pakistan inch closer to 2019 World Cup direct entry

Pakistan celebrates at ICC Champions Trophy Final , The Kia Oval, London , June 18. Earlier, Pakistan made 338 for four after losing the toss with opener Fakhar Zaman's 114 his maiden one-day global hundred in just his fourth match at this level.

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  • Rishi Kapoor gets some serious roasting after India's thrashing in CT final
Rishi Kapoor gets some serious roasting after India's thrashing in CT final

But the rest of the much acclaimed Indian batting line-up staged a spectacular collapse and were reduced to 72/6 in the 17th over. Fakhar Zaman , Pakistan's opener along with Azhar Ali, had a remarkable knock, scoring a century in just his fourth appearance at an ODI match .

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  • Sania storms into mixed doubles quarters
Sania storms into mixed doubles quarters

The Indo-Canadian pair were very successful on their first serves, winning 79% of their points on first serve. Mirza and Dodig hit five aces and converted 83% of the break points to win in an hour and four minutes. Bopanna and Dabrowski displayed some stunning moves to dominate the match since the beginning and didn't offer any reprieve to Mirza ...

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  • Pakistan pacers and batsmen overwhelm India to clinch maiden ICC Champions Trophy
Pakistan pacers and batsmen overwhelm India to clinch maiden ICC Champions Trophy

What actually happened was that newbie opener Fakhar Zaman , playing his fourth global innings, hit 114 from 106 balls in one of the highest-pressure cricket matches of the decade, before a bristling middle order grew the total to 338 for 4, with hitherto unsuspected power and skill.

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  • Pakistan leapfrog to sixth place in ICC One-day rankings
Pakistan leapfrog to sixth place in ICC One-day rankings

There was no way back for India, who collapsed to 158 all out with almost 20 overs of the match as they suffered their heaviest defeat by runs in 129 ODIs against Pakistan . "I want to congratulate Pakistan , they had an awesome tournament, the way they turned things around, speak volumes for the talent they have". Just two weeks ago, Pakistan...

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  • Kane's late strike denies Scotland victory at Hampden Park
Kane's late strike denies Scotland victory at Hampden Park

The drama was not finished, though, as Kane - wearing the armband in place of the absent Wayne Rooney - met Raheem Sterling's swinging cross to silence the home fans. For Southgate's stoppage-time
saviour Harry Kane , however, the unusual choice of bonding session was a
key factor in their ability to overturn Scotland's 2-1 lead in such ...

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  • Australia endure second Champions Trophy washout
Australia endure second Champions Trophy washout

Australia are now second in the group with two points from as many matches . Regulations state 20 overs must be completed to activate the Duckworth-Lewis method, which would nearly certainly have ruled in Australia's favour, but only 16 were played meaning the spoils were shared.

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  • Real Madrid hailed as
Real Madrid hailed as "Masters of the Universe" after crushing Juve

Goals scored by Ronaldo for Sporting, Manchester United, Madrid and Portugal. "In the first half we played beautifully but they pushed the accelerator in the second half and we could not resist", Allegri, whose side had been bidding to become the eighth club to land the "treble" having won Serie A and the Copa Italia this year, told reporte...

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  • Australian team would have batted first in a big final: Adam Gilchrist
Australian team would have batted first in a big final: Adam Gilchrist

Let's hope this really kick-starts the momentum in Pakistan again". These numbers indicate their utter dominance in the two biggest games of the tournament, against two of the toughest opponents: they beat England by eight wickets with 77 balls to spare in the semi-finals, and thrashed India by 180 runs in the final.

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  • Liverpool apologizes to Southampton over Van Dijk links
Liverpool apologizes to Southampton over Van Dijk links

The Reds issued a statement on Wednesday evening for which they apologised to Southampton and signalled the end of their interest in him . Earlier this week, several sources reported that Klopp was prepared to smash the Liverpool transfer record to bring the Dutchman to Anfield for a fee of £60m, and in doing so, making Van Dijk the most...

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  • Tamim in ICC Champions Trophy team
Tamim in ICC Champions Trophy team

India Captain Virat Kohli said that his team would "take (the defeat) on the chin and move on". Mohammad Amir and Fakhar Zaman starred for Pakistan in the final . "The whole group kept believing". "But I am more happy and delighted for players like Fakhar Zaman and Hassan Ali, who impressed their peers through their talent and perform...

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  • Each Real Madrid player to receive £2million each after trophy-laden season
Each Real Madrid player to receive £2million each after trophy-laden season

Speaking about the fixture, Mourinho claims it'll be an hour to face the best team in Europe. Cristiano Ronaldo , the leading scorer in the Champions League for five years running, contributed two goals as Real Madris won the title for the 12th time here on Saturday night, reports Efe news agency.

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  • Kevin Durant's last-minute heroics extend Golden State Warriors' lead over Cleveland Cavaliers
Kevin Durant's last-minute heroics extend Golden State Warriors' lead over Cleveland Cavaliers

The Cleveland Cavaliers and LeBron James , pictured in Game 3 of the 2017 NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena on June 7, 2017 in Cleveland , are betting underdogs against the Golden State Warriors in Game 4. Cleveland could have won Game 3 had they played better in the final two minutes of the fourth quarter, and their mistakes down the st...

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  • Perez says he hasn't spoken to Ronaldo about rumors of exit
Perez says he hasn't spoken to Ronaldo about rumors of exit

For Manchester United, it really doesn't make sense from a purely footballing point of view to pay £174.5 million for a soon to be 22-year-old. Real Madrid said on Thursday they were confident the Portuguese forward had acted legally. In turn, it's understandable as to why he would possibly want a change in scenery to test himself, and while th...

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  • Celtics and 76ers agree on trade for No. 1 draft pick
Celtics and 76ers agree on trade for No. 1 draft pick

Fultz is a player who doesn't come with weaknesses that need to be fixed. "They're getting the player they want", said Ainge, the Celtics' president of basketball operations. Not only that, but Boston also has a large lead in attracting free agents over the next couple of summers that could eventually make them into another "superteam".

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