• Andrew Robertson still believes Scotland can make the World Cup
Andrew Robertson still believes Scotland can make the World Cup

It was interesting to hear from Hart that the focus from the England players as the game re-started and the clock ticked into injury-time was on keeping their heads, when every Scot from the stands to the pitch seemed to be losing theirs.

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  • Penguins beat Preds 2-0 for Stanley Cup
Penguins beat Preds 2-0 for Stanley Cup

Sissons also had an apparent goal waived off in the second period due to a whistle and was later stopped on a breakaway. But referee Kevin Pollock, situated in the corner facing Murray and likely thinking the Penguins goalie had secured the puck, blew the whistle before Sissons' one-handed diving effort poked the loose puck into the net.

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  • Penguins Beat Predators 2-0 For Second Consecutive Stanley Cup
Penguins Beat Predators 2-0 For Second Consecutive Stanley Cup

The Pens topped the Predators 2-0 in Nashville to clinch the Stanley Cup Final, four games to two. Also for a second straight year, Penguins captain Sidney Crosby was awarded the Conn Smythe Trophy - awarded annually to the team's most valuable player in the playoffs.

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  • Did defeat against Blues change the Lions' first Test team?
Did defeat against Blues change the Lions' first Test team?

We know he's going to be a threat in a couple of weeks. Robertson said: "This is a huge and exciting challenge for us". The Blues, who have the worst record this season of New Zealand's five Super Rugby teams , scored three tries to one with the Lions needing three penalties and a conversion from the flawless boot of full-back Leigh Halfpe...

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  • Seeded Kerber stunned in first round of French Open
Seeded Kerber stunned in first round of French Open

This is the first time in the open era that the women's No. 1 seed has been ousted in the first round of Roland Garros. After the match, many current and former players congratulated Kvitova on her emotional win and her return to tennis.

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  • Melania moves to White House at last
Melania moves to White House at last

She confirmed they were bringing the family under one roof again with a message posted on Twitter. The First Lady appeared delighted by the move, tweeting a picture looking out across the White House lawn, marking the occasion. Barron is to attend a private school in Maryland in the fall. "My husband is traveling all the time", Melania sa...

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  • Warren Gatland praises Irish star when asked about Test team
Warren Gatland praises Irish star when asked about Test team

This was the day the 2017 Lions built a Test-quality outfit. "So it's going to be six days for the return to play for them". The sight of home fans leaving in their droves before full-time will have left every Lions fan sporting a smile: the rugby-mad home crowd were as unhappy in defeat as the much-vaunted Crusaders themselves.

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  • Halep into women's singles final at Roland Garros, faces Ostapenko next
Halep into women's singles final at Roland Garros, faces Ostapenko next

Halep later edged Karolina Pliskova 6-4 3-6 6-3 in what was a high-quality tussle between the second and third seeds. "I have the mentality to win, but it's going to be tough", said Halep, who lost to Maria Sharapova in three sets in the 2014 French Open final.

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  • Sir Patrick Stewart drinks CHAMPAGNE out of Daniel Ricciardo's SHOE
Sir Patrick Stewart drinks CHAMPAGNE out of Daniel Ricciardo's SHOE

I was defending the whole race and we weren't that quick to be honest". "I had to be close to flawless in terms of not making any errors but it wasn't easy as the grip was low and the wind was insane out there". Grand Prix in Austin, Texas. "Concentration was being tested but I enjoyed it, and it's awesome to be on the podium". Sir Patrick jo...

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  • Rafael Nadal wins French Open for the tenth time
Rafael Nadal wins French Open for the tenth time

This title, a record 10th at a single grand slam in the professional era, was arguably the most impressive of his 15 majors, though, as it arrived three injury-plagued years after the last one when he beat Novak Djokovic here in 2014. If he's not playing his best tennis, then he's really close and who would have thought that a year ago when he seem...

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  • Blaney wins 1st career NASCAR Cup race at Pocono Raceway
Blaney wins 1st career NASCAR Cup race at Pocono Raceway

We have the NASCAR Cup Series: Pocono 400 . Lester made his only start in NASCAR's developmental series in 1999, had 142 career starts in the Truck series and was 45 years old when he made those two Cup starts in 2006. Rookie Erik Jones finished a career-best third, with Kurt Busch in fourth and Brad Keselowski in fifth. The 23-year-...

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  • Pittsburgh Penguins win Stanley Cup with late goal in controversial Game 6
Pittsburgh Penguins win Stanley Cup with late goal in controversial Game 6

Matt Murray stopped 27 shots for Pittsburgh, including four critical saves when Nashville failed to capitalize on 3:28 of power-play time midway through the third period. A similar passing of the torch took place on the ice during the Cup celebration. The Preds registered just two official shots in the third period's first seven minutes, but the...

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  • Gatland says centres could pose the biggest selection problem
Gatland says centres could pose the biggest selection problem

The Lions are likely to field close to a Test-strength side for the following match against the Maori All Blacks in Rotorua, which falls a week out from the first Test . Warren Gatland's Lions will come under extreme scrutiny after another disappointing performance, this time against the Auckland Blues . The start wasn't auspicious, as...

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  • Malik reveals task against Sri Lanka on 250th outing
Malik reveals task against Sri Lanka on 250th outing

As it was, under the inspiring captaincy of legendary all-rounder Imran Khan, who promised his team would "fight like cornered tigers", Pakistan made it all the way to the final where, with left-arm fast bowler Wasim Akram in brilliant form, they beat England by 22 runs in Melbourne.

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  • Ibrahimovic released by United, will continue rehab at club
Ibrahimovic released by United, will continue rehab at club

United have decreased a shared alternative to extend the Swedish striker's stay at Old Trafford for a further Twelve Month, with Ibrahimovic expected to be out until 2018 after undertaking surgery to fix his damaged cruciate tendon last month.

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  • Cespedes returns to Mets' lineup in 1st game of doubleheader
Cespedes returns to Mets' lineup in 1st game of doubleheader

But how? This team, while improved, still seemingly has so many holes in its lineup unless the team makes a splash in the offseason. "It just seems like every day, it's something that happens that has kept us from getting going, be it an injury , be it a hanging slider, whatever it might be", manager Terry Collins said.

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  • Cavaliers in same position as last year, but challenge tougher vs. Warriors
Cavaliers in same position as last year, but challenge tougher vs. Warriors

Kyrie Irving said he was aware the Warriors wanted to finish a 16-0 romp through the postseason and celebrate a title on the Cavs' court, just as they did in 2015. There are only three Golden State players in the top 11 of this list. Those 12 uncontested makes in Game 4 were more than the Cavs hit in Games 1 , 2 and 3 combined , according t...

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  • Ostapenko cops French Open crown
Ostapenko cops French Open crown

The French Open may have been her first WTA title, but I doubt it will be her last. "We will see what is gonna be". There was nothing lucky about the way she struck 54 winners past an aggrieved Halep, the third seed who, in the absence of Serena Williams, Victoria Azarenka and Maria Sharapova , was heavily tipped to win the title.

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  • Bradley's stunning early goal helps USA to 1-1 tie at Mexico
Bradley's stunning early goal helps USA to 1-1 tie at Mexico

The result means Mexico remain top of the six-team group with 14 points from six games, while the United States are third with eight points from the same number of matches. "We tossed it around in our office with our coaches and they were probably not real supportive of the idea since they maybe don't have enough experience in that formation", ...

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  • Wenger gets two-year deal to stay at Arsenal
Wenger gets two-year deal to stay at Arsenal

It was a record seventh FA Cup triumph for Wenger , and - following a board meeting three days later - he signed up for two more years. 'We can move up to the next level, I'm convinced of that, by having faith in the way we want to play football and by supporting the players we have already'.

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