• Pakistan stun holders India to lift Champions Trophy
Pakistan stun holders India to lift Champions Trophy

Sharma, the tournament's second-top scorer behind opening partner Shikhar Dhawan , fell for a three-ball duck when left-arm paceman Amir, having bowled a couple of outswingers, had him lbw with an inswinger. Fakhar shared a fluent century opening partnership with Azhar Ali (59) and unleashed a barrage of attacking strokes all around a sun-kissed...

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  • Rafael Nadal winning 10 French Open titles is unbelievable, says uncle Toni
Rafael Nadal winning 10 French Open titles is unbelievable, says uncle Toni

The integrity of Queen's remains intact however, with world No. 1 Andy Murray committed to defending his title. Nadal's compatriot Tommy Robredo seemed to suggest that the King of Clay's Grand Slam total could have been even greater, tweeting: "What if we would have 2 Grand Slams on clay?" "I love grass, everybody knows, and it's a surfac...

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  • Champions Trophy: England crumble to 211 all out against Pakistan
Champions Trophy: England crumble to 211 all out against Pakistan

Despite Jason Roy's miserable run of form, England have justified their tag as pre-tournament favourites with victories over Bangladesh, New Zealand and Australia sealing their passage to the semi-finals stage of the tournament where they will take on Pakistan , who came back strongly from an opening match defeat against arch-rivals India to d...

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  • Murray hoping to make the most of last few competitions
Murray hoping to make the most of last few competitions

Murray beat Bedene in the second round at Queen's previous year and if he wins again, he will face either 2010 Queen's champion Sam Querrey or another Briton - wildcard Cameron Norrie - in the last 16. That being said, Nadal hasn't looked this good in a long time, so I think it would be foolish to count him out. The grass courts at Queens and W...

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  • 76ers, Celtics agree on trade for No
76ers, Celtics agree on trade for No

With Boston not taking Fultz at No. 1, there's a lot of question marks surrounding who they could take at No. 3 now. The last couple of days have been rather eventful for the Boston Celtics . "It was a dream I had since I was a young kid", Fultz said. In his only season with Washington , the 6-foot-5, 186-pound Fultz averaged 23.2 points an...

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  • Golden State Warriors celebrate title with parade through streets of Oakland
Golden State Warriors celebrate title with parade through streets of Oakland

The offensive success left many wondering why the Warriors didn't run the play more often - especially with assistant coach Mike Brown telling ESPN's Zach Lowe that he prefers to run it more than Kerr . In an appearance on the Fox Business Channel, Fox Sports commentator Jason Whitlock made it clear that the Golden State Warriors should no...

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  • Aaron Judge's eighth-inning homer prompted MVP chants ... at Angel Stadium
Aaron Judge's eighth-inning homer prompted MVP chants ... at Angel Stadium

Over at Angel Stadium on Tuesday evening, the New York Yankees and the Los Angeles Angels will be continuing their early-week Major League Baseball series. After a single and two walks loaded the bases with one out, Sandy Leon struck out. Judge airmailed a throw home as Eric Young Jr. scored on Danny Espinosa's two-out single to make it 3-2.

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  • Everything You Should Expect for Carolina from the Expansion Draft
Everything You Should Expect for Carolina from the Expansion Draft

The exposed players will be among hundreds of players ripe for the picking for Vegas, which must assemble its 30-man roster by taking one player from each team. Vegas has indicated via statement they will give all 30 clubs "every opportunity to keep their rosters intact if they'd like". The last expansion draft was in 2000, when the Columbus B...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo: Portugal shouldn't panic after Mexico draw
Cristiano Ronaldo: Portugal shouldn't panic after Mexico draw

Portugal's clash with Mexico ended with draw. "It was not the result we wanted, the team had nearly won and we suffered in the last minutes, but this is football , " said Ronaldo, who is under more scrutiny than usual playing for his country after it emerged on Friday he wants to quit Real Madrid and leave Spain as a result of an invest...

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  • Berger achieves rare back-to-back St. Jude win
Berger achieves rare back-to-back St. Jude win

Schwartzel, who has 12 birdies over his first 36 holes, tweeted earlier this week the he made a decision to play this event late in the hopes of honing his game for the U.S. Thornberry, a sophomore at Mississippi who is from nearby Olive Branch, Mississippi, recently won the NCAA individual championship with for the school's first golf title.

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  • Golfer Koepka wins his first major at US Open
Golfer Koepka wins his first major at US Open

Koepka took it from there - a victory in Turkey against a strong field, his first PGA Tour victory in the Phoenix Open , his first Ryder Cup . and now a major championship. In fact, it was the first time since the world rankings were created in 1986 that the top three ranked golfers in the world missed the cut. Brooks Koepka says Dustin...

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  • Rafael Nadal: Impossible to describe winning feeling of 10th French Open title
Rafael Nadal: Impossible to describe winning feeling of 10th French Open title

Even before this year Nadal was considered to be the best clay courter of all time, this year only served to solidify that even more. He was soon cradling the famous trophy like a baby. Wawrinka said the positives of the fortnight outweighed the negatives of losing a grand slam final, having shrugged off a poor clay-court season to make the final f...

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  • Amir, Fakhar star as Pakistan rout India for Champions Trophy title
Amir, Fakhar star as Pakistan rout India for Champions Trophy title

Pakistan lost to India by 124 runs in their tournament starter at Birmingham before gathering momentum with wins against South Africa and Sri Lanka before completely outplaying tournament favourites England and India in the semis and the final.

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  • Gatland insists Payne injury not major after Lions loss
Gatland insists Payne injury not major after Lions loss

The British and Irish Lions have fallen to a 22-16 defeat against the Auckland Blues in the second match of their tour of New Zealand. "We believe we'll be playing their shadow Test team at this stage and that's what we'll be preparing for".

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  • Ostapenko in disbelief after remarkable triumph
Ostapenko in disbelief after remarkable triumph

Fear just does not seem to come into her vocabulary and the way she plays - the all-or-nothing style, going for broke, no matter what the situation - has such simplicity that it means there is no reason she can't repeat it next time she finds herself in this position.

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  • New Leeds manager Thomas Christiansen sets sights on Premier League
New Leeds manager Thomas Christiansen sets sights on Premier League

Leeds United will no longer have Pep Clotet at the club after it was confirmed on Monday that he will not form part of Thomas Christiansen's backroom team. "At least the promotion should be there and of course we hope to do better". "Since I was a boy I've followed the English league and know how they play and how they have advanced".

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  • Confederations Cup - Russia start with victory
Confederations Cup - Russia start with victory

But we're a great side too, and I'm sure we can stop him. "We don't get a lot of opportunities to play against top teams, so this has been an unbelievable experience for us, and we're going to learn a lot from this game". Russian Federation convincingly beat New Zealand 2-0 at the St Petersburg stadium in front of 50,251 people, including Pre...

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  • 'Outraged' Cristiano Ronaldo puts Manchester United on red alert
'Outraged' Cristiano Ronaldo puts Manchester United on red alert

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane broke off his holiday to call Cristiano Ronaldo in a bid to persuade his unsettled star not to quit the club, Spanish sports daily Marca claimed yesterday. Since I began playing on big stages I always imagined playing alongside him or playing on the same level as him. Real Madrid have been chasing David ...

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  • Swedes end Japan's America's Cup title shot
Swedes end Japan's America's Cup title shot

The victor of the first-to-five series will go on to challenge America's Cup holder Oracle Team USA next week. "When we got back to the dock today to see the whole team there celebrating moving into the next round, that's when you realize it is a huge team effort and a massive family effort involved as well".

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  • TAKING AIM | Warriors and KD win just doesn't feel right
TAKING AIM | Warriors and KD win just doesn't feel right

Unlike last season, there will be no jokes about blowing a 3-1 lead; the Warriors took care of business in championship fashion. "He's had an awesome career, but he just took it to the next level", coach Steve Kerr said . Kevin Durant , Stephen Curry , Andre Iguodala and Shaun Livingston are all free agents for the upcoming 2017-18 National B...

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