• Sri Lanka 236 all out against Pakistan
Sri Lanka 236 all out against Pakistan

Shikhar Dhawan (78 off 83 balls) and skipper Virat Kohli (76 off 101 balls) made it look like a walk in the park as India chased down a target of 192 in only 38 overs. "You don't see three run-outs in an innings that often". With that experience behind him, du Plessis' reaction to running out de Villiers at The Oval on Sunday was undoubted...

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  • Everton 'closing in on Ajax star Davy Klaassen for £20m'
Everton 'closing in on Ajax star Davy Klaassen for £20m'

However, they are yet to iron out a transfer fee for the highly-rated Holland worldwide and are said to be just £3million apart. It remains to be seen whether Everton meet Ajax's asking price or look to negotiate the price down, with the added danger of potentially allowing clubs such as Tottenham to hijack their move for Klaassen.

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  • Will the Warriors knock out the Cavaliers in Game 5 tonight?
Will the Warriors knock out the Cavaliers in Game 5 tonight?

And they're coming off a historic performance Friday after sinking a Finals-record 24 three-pointers and scoring an eye-popping 49 points in the first quarter and 86 by halftime. "It would be a great night to get it done", said the two-time MVP. The challenger has to want it and they've got to earn it. He made those intentions clear on the openin...

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  • Ruthless India demolish South Africa in Champions Trophy
Ruthless India demolish South Africa in Champions Trophy

India were up for the match and dominated in all facets of the game. Be it the passionate rivalry in between India and Pakistan or the sportive bond between India and South Africa . He also backed his captain AB de Villiers despite increasing public opinion that a change in leadership could be the key to changing South Africa's major-tour...

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  • Champions Trophy: Warne 'honours' Ganguly's bet, will wear England ODI shirt soon
Champions Trophy: Warne 'honours' Ganguly's bet, will wear England ODI shirt soon

Australian spin legend Shane Warne is get ready to wear an England jersey after he lost a bet with former India captain Sourav Ganguly at the ICC Champions Trophy 2017. Australia's loss in their final group game against England ensured they wouldn't make the semi-finals of the ICCChampions Trophy this year. Responding to this Warne said, ...

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  • Iran qualifies for 2018 World Cup after beating Uzbekistan
Iran qualifies for 2018 World Cup after beating Uzbekistan

Iran for two rounds before the completion of the selection of the eight points came off of Uzbekistan and guaranteed at least second place in group A. As has been the case throughout the campaign, Queiroz's team stifled their opposition, giving little away in front of goal as they continued a remarkable streak of not conceding in qualifying that...

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  • Manchester United closing in on move for AS Monaco star Fabinho
Manchester United closing in on move for AS Monaco star Fabinho

Following the announcement of Benfica star Victor Lindelof's move to Manchester , he tweeted: "Nelson Semedo is another Benfica player Manchester United are interested in". Giulanelli this morning claimed United had done a deal worth £39.7m to lure the 23-year-old away from Monaco . MEN claim various sources are all pointing Fabinho in th...

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  • NHL: Penguins captain Crosby captures second straight Conn Smythe Trophy
NHL: Penguins captain Crosby captures second straight Conn Smythe Trophy

Hornqvist scored the game-winning goal with only 95 seconds left when he batted a puck that had bounced off the end boards out of mid air, off the net and off goalkeeper Pekka Rinne's back and into the goal. Referee Kevin Pollock blew the whistle when he lost sight of the puck, which was sitting behind Murray with lots of space in the crease for Si...

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  • Judge dismisses bid to wind up Leyton Orient
Judge dismisses bid to wind up Leyton Orient

Centre Circle Events Management who fronted the petition were paid in full as were the London Borough of Waltham Forest Council. Bosses at an events management firm told Registrar Briggs that they were owed about £18,000. He added: "It's a long, hard road being an Orient fan". It is the latest escape for Orient, whose controversial owner Fran...

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  • Mike Ashley 'considering selling Newcastle to Chinese consortium'
Mike Ashley 'considering selling Newcastle to Chinese consortium'

Ashley has put Newcastle up for sale in the past but there hadn't been a public push to offload the club recently. While previous suggestions of a possible takeover have been rapidly dismissed, it is telling that Newcastle sources have not talked down yesterday's developments.

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  • Brewers get ready for MLB draft, have 9th pick in Round 1
Brewers get ready for MLB draft, have 9th pick in Round 1

The 2017 Gatorade National Baseball Player of the Year, Gore said his maturity improved the most during his senior season. His walk rate has increased slightly compared to a year ago, but most of his numbers are consistent. Rest of draft has selections without time delays. Reds scouting director Chris Buckley has taken college players fir...

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  • Griezmann 'called Mourinho to explain United snub'
Griezmann 'called Mourinho to explain United snub'

The punishment comes after Federation Internationale de Football Association found Atletico had breached transfer regulations by signing a handful of youth players, breaking rules regarding child trafficking. Atletico had reportedly lined up Lyon forward Alexandre Lacazette as a replacement for Griezmann. But with Atletico's transfer ban upheld t...

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  • Scottish Tory leader: Brexit needs cross-party approach
Scottish Tory leader: Brexit needs cross-party approach

He also called on Mrs May's Brexit plans to be scrapped. "In less than a year they have caused chaos on an industrial scale". The SNP went from 56 MPs to 35 after aggressive anti-independence campaigns from the Tories, Labour and Lib Dems.

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  • $447.8 million Powerball jackpot winning ticket sold in Riverside county
$447.8 million Powerball jackpot winning ticket sold in Riverside county

Menifee is a city of 89,000 people southeast of Los Angeles. "There's a lot of good folks over there, so hopefully one of our Menifee folks won", said Neil Winter, the mayor of the city. According to HuffPost.com: The grand prize in the multi-state USA lottery soared to its highest in months after 19 straight drawings failed to produce a victor.

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  • Penguins goalie Matt Murray goes from sidelined to shutouts
Penguins goalie Matt Murray goes from sidelined to shutouts

He will be left unprotected in the upcoming NHL Expansion Draft as the Penguins will protect Matt Murray as their goaltender. After all, Fleury is a multi-time Stanley Cup Champion and has been with the team since he was drafted first-overall back in 2004.

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  • Jeremy Maclin signs with Ravens
Jeremy Maclin signs with Ravens

The Baltimore Ravens and Pro Bowl WR Jeremy Maclin agreed to terms on a two-year contract, general manager/executive vice president Ozzie Newsome announced June 12. Maclin was scheduled to be a $12.4 million cap hit in Kansas City but it's not likely he'll command anywhere near that now. The move gives Joe Flacco the best available wide...

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  • Jones to lead experienced Lions against Crusaders
Jones to lead experienced Lions against Crusaders

That's the challenge now. George North and Jonathan Davies will also be making their first appearances of the tour. "We are facing some of the best rugby players in the world but we have some of the world's best in this team too". It's going to be tough". "It's game on. Traditionally we're a little rusty in the first Test, so we've got to s...

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  • Refs clarify odd Draymond Green-Steve Kerr technical foul switcheroo
Refs clarify odd Draymond Green-Steve Kerr technical foul switcheroo

Golden State would rather forget that monumental collapse previous year, when Green's absence for Game 5 because of flagrant foul point accumulation helped swing the series. We're battle tested, they're battle tested. What happened on Friday is best described as shady, just like Dikembe Mutombo prematurely congratulating the 76ers on the first ov...

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  • Kyrie Irving, LeBron James help Cavaliers pull one back vs Warriors
Kyrie Irving, LeBron James help Cavaliers pull one back vs Warriors

And while most teams would prefer not to live on the edge, the Cavaliers seem to thrive there. It's unsafe, and not for the faint of heart. The ninth career NBA Finals triple- double by James broke the all-time record he shared with Los Angeles Lakers legend Magic Johnson.

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  • Hart likely to miss out for England in France
Hart likely to miss out for England in France

As captain for the day in the absence of Wayne Rooney and Jordan Henderson, Kane endured a rather frustrating afternoon overall, but stood up when it mattered to keep England on track for a top spot finish in their group. Hampden erupted and there was more to come, with Griffiths caressing another free-kick inside the opposite post to send ...

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