• Kashmir on edge ahead of India-Pakistan ICC clash
Kashmir on edge ahead of India-Pakistan ICC clash

Like many people, Pathan also believes the Virat Kohli-led India's strength lies in its batting while Pakistan would bank on its superb bowling attack in the summit clash. India , whose skipper Virat Kohli heads the tournament batting averages with a stratospheric 253, are a formidable outfit. "We are totally confident that India will win...

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  • Lions test places still up for grabs against Chiefs
Lions test places still up for grabs against Chiefs

Scotland's Finn Russell and his worldwide team-mate Allan Dell were also brought in as cover for the remaining tour matches against provincial sides. Despite their domination they only managed two tries - one a scrum-powered penalty try and one to impressive lock Maro Itoje, and both when Maori scrum-half Tawera Kerr-Barlow was in the sin bin...

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  • Ronaldo 'to exit Real Madrid' over tax woes
Ronaldo 'to exit Real Madrid' over tax woes

Ronaldo, now with Portugal at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation, has been angered by €14.7m ($21.6m) tax fraud claims in Spain. Initially the news surrounding the 32-year-0ld's was met with skepticism, but noises coming out of the forward's camp over the past few days seem to confirm he's indeed serious about departing the Santiago...

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  • Fakhar, Amir sparkle as Pakistan stun India
Fakhar, Amir sparkle as Pakistan stun India

But Amir's very next ball saw Kohli, aiming legside, get a leading edge to point where Shadab Khan made no mistake with the catch. Pakistani batsmen played intelligently and showed their character for the big match . "The way they turned things around speaks volumes for the talent they have in their side", Kohli said. Though Fakhar had illuminat...

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  • Lewis Hamilton wins Canadian GP for sixth time, Mercedes secure one-two finish
Lewis Hamilton wins Canadian GP for sixth time, Mercedes secure one-two finish

He added: "I came here 25 points behind and now I'm 12 points behind so I'm really happy with that". "Every year the energy grows!" "I had my first pole here, my first win here 10 years ago". "Lewis delivered a stellar performance this weekend with a pole lap that was nearly scary when you watch the onboard, and then a totally dominant race".

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  • Draymond Green Wins Petty Championship With
Draymond Green Wins Petty Championship With "Quickie" T-Shirt Mocking Cavs

It is a business. If you don't, you can get a brief recap here. "Light jokes. I think that was pretty cool". "In the context of keeping the team together, if there are decisions that need to be made, we'll talk about it for sure". "We learned from everything we've been through", the team's star guard Stephen Curry said during the trophy celebrati...

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  • Brooks Koepka wins 2017 US Open
Brooks Koepka wins 2017 US Open

Brooks Koepka captures the U.S. Open here at Erin Hills with a record tying 16-under par. Former Alabama golfer Justin Thomas endured a rough final round at the 117 U.S. And it's no surprise". On the eve of Sunday's final round, Johnson called Koepka , who began Sunday a stroke off the lead, to offer some advice. And then he made bird...

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  • Brooks Koepka wins US Open title
Brooks Koepka wins US Open title

Open, shot 75 to tie for ninth at 8 under. "It feels wonderful to get my name on this trophy with so many other great names", Koepka said after becoming the seventh first-time major victor in succession, a run stretching back to Jason Day's victory in the 2015 US PGA Championship.

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  • Koepka caps a record week with title
Koepka caps a record week with title

Tom Kite looks back on windy final round in 1992 at Pebble Beach. Rickie Fowler said it was "fun" to play Erin Hills , which is an unusual descriptor for the U.S. "He's been very unnoticed and maybe not respected as much as he should have for his record". The next year, he earned a spot in the U.S. Open through a qualifier in England, and his ...

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  • Ward celebrates big win while Kovalev plans protest
Ward celebrates big win while Kovalev plans protest

As of Friday, Ward is the favorite at -150, according to the Westgate Las Vegas Superbook. " I feel good, I should be continuing now ", Kovalev said. Only Kovalev had fought at Mandalay Bay before during his career. And any efforts to generate buzz this week were dashed when Floyd Mayweather Jr.

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  • Penguins demolish Predators in Game 5 blowout win
Penguins demolish Predators in Game 5 blowout win

The Penguins now are 13-3 after a playoff loss under coach Mike Sullivan , and Murray is 7-1 in playoff games started after a loss. They responded with an attacking, never-stop approach that has helped Nashville go from the last team into the National Hockey League playoffs to one that is two wins from a championship.

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  • Mamata Banerjee appeals for peace in Darjeeling
Mamata Banerjee appeals for peace in Darjeeling

They shouted slogans demanding that the police and security personnel be "immediately removed" from Darjeeling . He said that GJM would further strengthen their agitation. The police, who have been on high alert after yesterday's violence and arson, conducted route marches with the Army in several parts of the hills. Police pickets and barri...

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  • Russian Federation football fan leader barred from Confederations Cup
Russian Federation football fan leader barred from Confederations Cup

After a 21st minute free kick taken by Cristiano Ronaldo struck the wall, the ball was sent back into the area where four Portugal players were in offside positions and one of them challenged for the ball, meaning he was offside. Aleksandr Samedov's corner found Viktor Vasin who saw his header hacked clear by Michael McGlinchey. Russia's open...

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  • Joe Garner leaves Rangers to join Ipswich Town
Joe Garner leaves Rangers to join Ipswich Town

By the end of the week he hopes to have taken his signing tally - including four Portuguese, two Mexicans and a Columbian - to ten. With how far back we were past year we need better players and we need better competition within the team. Hearts' Jamie Walker and Graham Dorrans, of Norwich, remain live options, although an extra £700,000 in fees wi...

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  • Koepka wins first major championship at US Open
Koepka wins first major championship at US Open

There was one last ovation as he walked off the 18th green after putting for par in the first Open to be held in Wisconsin. I had a couple get away from me (Saturday). Koepka had always been thought of as a potential major champion and showed exactly why on Sunday with a near flawless performance, which saw him defy gusting winds early in his rou...

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  • India captain Virat Kohli: Pakistan completely outplayed us in Champions Trophy final
India captain Virat Kohli: Pakistan completely outplayed us in Champions Trophy final

In Indian innings, Rohit Sharma was out for a duck off the third ball, Kohli went for 5, and Dhawan, the player of the 2013 tournament and a candidate for this one, was out for 21. Noboby gave Pakistan a prayer of winning this tournament as they came in the lowest ranked team and lost their opening game to India by a country mile but they...

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  • Manchester United return is a possibility for Ronaldo
Manchester United return is a possibility for Ronaldo

In an incredible turn of events, reports coming out of Portugal state Cristiano Ronaldo is ready to walk out on Real Madrid and Spain for good. Real Madrid will do everything they can to keep Ronaldo, but if he is allowed to leave, United are one of the very few clubs he would want to join.

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  • Golden Knights 'willing to negotiate deals' so National Hockey League teams can protect assets
Golden Knights 'willing to negotiate deals' so National Hockey League teams can protect assets

Now it's on Golden Knights general manager George McPhee to spend the next three days poring over the list of available players as the team selects one from each of the NHL's 30 teams. The annual awards ceremonies will be held in Las Vegas on Wednesday. The Vegas Golden Knights, unlike expansion teams in the past, will get a chance to draft...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo thinking only of Confederations Cup: Andre Silva
Cristiano Ronaldo thinking only of Confederations Cup: Andre Silva

Mexico are a virtual lock to qualify for the World Cup next year, and will have a puncher's chance against the best nations in the world. Portugal eventually broke the deadlock in the 34th minute when Ronaldo did well to pick out an un-marked Ricardo Quaresma , who skipped past Ochoa and slotted into an empty net.

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  • Real Madrid target Mbappe must prove himself at Monaco, claims Trezeguet
Real Madrid target Mbappe must prove himself at Monaco, claims Trezeguet

Get the best sports content from the web and social in the new B/R app . Have Arsenal found the magic formula to spirit Kylian Mbappe out of Monaco? The 18-year-old burst onto the scene this campaign with 26 goals in all competitions to help Monaco win Ligue 1 and progress to the semi-finals of the Champions League.

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