• New Zealand beats Oracle in America's Cup opener in Bermuda
New Zealand beats Oracle in America's Cup opener in Bermuda

The five day break is a boon, added Spithill, who noted that the team didn't have almost that much time in 2013 when they were staring down defeat while trailing New Zealand 1-8 in San Francisco . "It was fantastic to win both starts, I'm really happy for the guys", New Zealand skipper Glenn Ashby said. Theyve also made the right choices on which ...

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  • Ostapenko stuns Halep to win French Open
Ostapenko stuns Halep to win French Open

I was happy to win but I think you will win it one day and wish you all the best for the season. Ostapenko , who will rise to world number 12 from 47 following Saturday's win, also worked a lot on her forehand, which was then her weakest shot.

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  • Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor Will Face-Off On August 26th
Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor Will Face-Off On August 26th

Yahoo! Sports reports that full terms were not available for their report, but that the fight will happen in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand or T-Mobile Arena. The fight will be one of the biggest moments in the history of combat sports and figures to be one of the greatest spectacles of all time. According to USA Today , the fight contract ex...

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  • Best To Captain Lions Against Chiefs
Best To Captain Lions Against Chiefs

Past year he returned with Wales to play the Chiefs and watched as a Stephen Donald-inspired home side tore Gatland's second stringers apart to post a 40-7 victory. In the games I've played in there has been huge progression. We play this game on Tuesday, hopefully we'll get the result we're after and show improvement again.

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  • James future in Zidane´s hands, says Real Madrid chief Perez
James future in Zidane´s hands, says Real Madrid chief Perez

Cristiano Jr will turn seven on June 17 and is already showing signs that he could follow in the footsteps of his illustrious father. "It's three ( Champions League ) trophies in four years, not many people can say that". The world player of the year knocked the ball across to Dani Carvajal on the right flank before drifting into the penalty area...

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  • Everton told they must cough up £40million for Swansea playmaker Gylfi Sigurdsson
Everton told they must cough up £40million for Swansea playmaker Gylfi Sigurdsson

Last month Sigurdsson said he was happy at Swansea City and said that he didn't see a summer move happening when speaking to WalesOnline at the clubs awards evening. "Naturally that causes interest and there is plenty of media coverage, but our aim is to keep our best players and try to add to that". Jenkins says Swansea are looking for addit...

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  • Dustin Johnson opens as 10-1 favorite to win The Open
Dustin Johnson opens as 10-1 favorite to win The Open

Brooks Koepka won the tournament at 16 under, tying a record to par at a U.S. Open. It's been a tough year for Johnson, who was the consensus favorite to win the Masters but hurt his back the day before the first round of the tournament and elected to withdraw before teeing off.

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  • Pakistan to be one of top three teams by 2019 WC: Afridi
Pakistan to be one of top three teams by 2019 WC: Afridi

Chasing a challenging total of 339 runs, India bowed down before the Pakistani bowlers and got all out for mere 158 runs in 33.3 overs. In fact, India defeated Pakistan in by 124 runs in their tournament opener at Edgbaston, which made the Green's championship win even harder to predict .

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  • Zinedine Zidane to Cristiano Ronaldo: Real Madrid need you
Zinedine Zidane to Cristiano Ronaldo: Real Madrid need you

But Calderon - who brokered the deal to sign the Portugal worldwide from Manchester United in 2009 - has urged Madrid to do all they can to keep hold of a player who he says cannot be replaced. There is, however, one big problem with this argument and that is the fact that Ronaldo signed a new five-year deal with Real only last November.

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  • Penguins sticking with Murray for Game 5
Penguins sticking with Murray for Game 5

Bonino now boasts four goals and seven points through 21 postseason games, a step back from the 18 points in 24 games that he was able to put up during the team's successful championship run in 2016. They also have a five-game home winning streak. "We know how good he can be". They are getting production from everyone who hits the ice, with 19 diff...

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  • The throne the Queen's speech was canceled due to Brexit
The throne the Queen's speech was canceled due to Brexit

A statement from Andrea Leadsom , newly appointed as the Leader of the Commons, said: "The Government has agreed with Buckingham Palace that the State Opening of Parliament will take place on 21 June 2017". Days after a suggestion from French President Emmanuel Macron that Britain could still choose to remain, Davis said there would be no backtrac...

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  • Vegas holds trade cards during expansion draft window
Vegas holds trade cards during expansion draft window

But when asked whether he was concerned about losing a player like Rust _ who, as a young, cheap NHL-ready winger may be the most desirable asset on the Penguins' exposed list _ Rutherford replied, "Not based on what I know today". At least 20 of those players must already be under contract for next season. He is 34 years old, but a plus is that ...

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  • Hunter Greene Selected No. 2 by Reds in 2017 MLB Draft
Hunter Greene Selected No. 2 by Reds in 2017 MLB Draft

The first-year draft will have 40 rounds. Royce Lewis is an 18-year-old from Aliso Viejo, California, who went to Jserra Catholic High School . A 6-foot-1, 185-pound right-handed batter, Lewis is a contact hitter with a solid approach at the plate.

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  • Mike Brown's NBA Title With Warriors Came At Cavs' Expense (Literally)
Mike Brown's NBA Title With Warriors Came At Cavs' Expense (Literally)

Stop telling that it wasn't earned or we didn't work for it, man". Golden State Warriors fans are waking up early to secure a spot along the team's parade route in Oakland, California. Were those teams as super as this year's Warriors? Durant - drafted as second-overall pick by the Seattle SuperSonics in 2007 - was an easy choice for the Fi...

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  • Small margins can be massive in cricket: Virat Kohli
Small margins can be massive in cricket: Virat Kohli

Has to come in down at three in this line-up - but after starting with a century against England, very almost following up against Australia and then doing his best to keep Bangladesh competitive in their semi-final against India too, his weight of runs keeps him in the mix.

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  • Johnson, Day and McIlroy miss cut at US Open
Johnson, Day and McIlroy miss cut at US Open

Four years after Justin Rose ended a 43-year wait for an English victor, Paul Casey and Tommy Fleetwood headed into the third round of the US Open at Erin Hills in a four-way tie for the lead . In the previous 116 U.S. Opens, only six players had ever reached 10-under par or lower, never in the same tournament. "I thought 63 was the nu...

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  • Courthouse shooting injures 2 deputies in Tennessee
Courthouse shooting injures 2 deputies in Tennessee

Northcott identified the Coffee County deputies as Wade Bassett and Wendell Bowen . The struggle began following a court hearing for Bell, who faced charges of kidnapping, evading arrest and "other similar charges", said Northcott, who added that the kidnapping charge was "domestic-related".

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  • PGA: Casey in US Open mix
PGA: Casey in US Open mix

The four-way tie for first was the most after two rounds in a U.S. Open since Winged Foot in 1974, when the names were more familiar for a major: Raymond Floyd, Arnold Palmer , Gary Player and Hale Irwin, who went on to win his first major.

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  • Real Madrid boss Florentino Perez tackles Ronaldo problem
Real Madrid boss Florentino Perez tackles Ronaldo problem

CRISTIANO RONALDO will not hold Manchester United to ransom over his wage demands to make sure a transfer can go through. Perez confirmed there have been no offers for Ronaldo or any other Real Madrid player - including Alvaro Morata and James Rodriguez - and revealed he will be looking to solve any issue when he speaks with the player f...

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  • Celtics-Sixers trade finalised, Markelle Fultz expected to go No. 1
Celtics-Sixers trade finalised, Markelle Fultz expected to go No. 1

There will, of course, be more details to come. The 76ers will be giving up their 2018 first-round pick that was received via the Los Angeles Lakers which Philly acquired during the 2015 National Basketball Association season from the Phoenix Suns .

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