• 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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  • Celtics, 76ers to Swap No. 1 & 3 Picks in NBA Draft
Celtics, 76ers to Swap No. 1 & 3 Picks in NBA Draft

They are expected to be receiving a third overall pick, and a future first-round pick from Philadelphia . The future first-round pick that Boston will receive will be the Los Angeles Lakers' first-round pick in the 2018 NBA Draft, provided that such pick is No.

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  • Bold Move: Celtics Trade No. 1 Overall Draft Pick To 76ers
Bold Move: Celtics Trade No. 1 Overall Draft Pick To 76ers

Boston will get the Sixers' pick, No. 3 overall, and another first-rounder in 2018 or 2019. The Lakers have engaged at least two teams in the draft lottery as they continue their rebuilding process, league sources told ESPN's Ramona Shelburne.

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  • Fowler eyes US Open lead as McIlroy, Day head for exit
Fowler eyes US Open lead as McIlroy, Day head for exit

Last year's victor and world number one Johnson, who arrived late in Wisconsin after staying in California for the birth of his second child, added a one-over-par 73 to his opening 75 to finish on four-over 148, three off the cut line. He rebounded nicely with only one bogey and five birdies after his snowman on No. 14. Despite their respective s...

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  • Celtics officially trade first overall draft pick to 76ers
Celtics officially trade first overall draft pick to 76ers

If the Lakers pick falls outside those parameters, the Sixers will either send the better of their or the Sacramento Kings' 2019 draft pick to the Celtics , provided it is not the No. He is a backcourt dynamo, able to run an offense or play off-ball. Perhaps, as one Philadelphia 76ers article said months ago, Karma steered Markelle Fultz ...

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  • French Open results 2017: Men's quarterfinals postponed, Caroline Wozniacki upset
French Open results 2017: Men's quarterfinals postponed, Caroline Wozniacki upset

Insane twists of fate aside, the fact that we have a 19-year-old in the semi-finals of Roland Garros for the first time since Ana Ivanovic in 2007 is great news. She finds the fact that she'll be playing Ostapenko on the day of their birthdays fairly amusing. Caroline Wozniacki moved a step closer to erasing an unwanted footnote from the li...

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  • Brooks Koepka wins the easiest US Open in history
Brooks Koepka wins the easiest US Open in history

It took him six years - an eternity in a sport that has been ruled by boy kings like Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy - but on Sunday at Erin Hills, Koepka finally won the major title that he has been chasing since he turned professional.

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  • Putin present to see Russian Federation kick off Confederations Cup
Putin present to see Russian Federation kick off Confederations Cup

Putin also stressed Russia's "responsibility and decisiveness to hold the Confederations Cup at the top level". Host nation Russian Federation beat a poor New Zealand team 2-0 on Saturday to open the Confederations Cup with a win that was all but demanded by Vladimir Putin .

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  • Champions Trophy Final: Photos from Pakistan's triumph over India
Champions Trophy Final: Photos from Pakistan's triumph over India

It was Pakistan's first worldwide 50-over trophy since winning the 1992 World Cup. This is published unedited from the IANS feed . "I am confident that Pakistan cricket is back on track and we will see this team reach some incredible highs in the years to come, especially if the team continues to play with the kind of passion and commitmen...

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  • Florida State wins 6-4, knocks Cal State Fullerton from CWS
Florida State wins 6-4, knocks Cal State Fullerton from CWS

Later that night, LSU scored a couple of late opportunistic runs to edge FSU 5-4. "I got just enough of it", Mendoza said. "Because it was a nice and attractive day, we'll head back to California with a sun tan, that's for sure". Drew Carlton earned his seventh save, striking out pinch-hitter Hank LoForte with two runners on. While it was a pl...

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  • Warriors rally to beat Cavs 118-113
Warriors rally to beat Cavs 118-113

Also it was a good time, it was 45 seconds to go, we were down two, if I miss, we could have gotten another stop. "We showed that tonight". "We had a chance to win last night, and if we come out with the fight and intensity that we played with last game, clean up a few mistakes, then we have a chance to win on Friday".

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