• Florida Gators beat LSU Tigers to win first national baseball title
Florida Gators beat LSU Tigers to win first national baseball title

Florida coach Kevin O'Sullivan said he didn't know whether ace Alex Faedo could come back to pitch in relief if the finals goes to a Game 3. In the bottom of the eighth; LSU freshman Josh Smith finds the gap and drives in Greg Deichmann from second to cut the deficit to 1.

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  • Middlesex batsman Dawid Malan admits he feared England chance would never come
Middlesex batsman Dawid Malan admits he feared England chance would never come

Tom Curran was called up halfway across the world to England's senior squad in the Caribbean as cover for the injured Jake Ball in March after impressing in the Lions" unofficial "Tests' in Sri Lanka. England's next T20 action is against the West Indies at Chester-le-Street in September, while South Africa entertain Bangladesh the following m...

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  • Sports hernias putting strain on hockey players of all ages
Sports hernias putting strain on hockey players of all ages

GM Ron Hextall had said on Friday that the team was going to use the option to protect seven forwards and three defensemen . "We really like what we're looking at right now and then, again, we thought it was important to get those picks to help us draft our way to a championship".

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  • Melbourne Cup winner Payne to face stewards in doping case
Melbourne Cup winner Payne to face stewards in doping case

In December past year she said she had ambitions to make history for a second time at Flemington by becoming the first rider-trainer to win the Melbourne Cup. Fairfax Media has attempted to contact Payne for comment. Last week, she rode Kaspersky to a fifth place finish in the Group One Queen Anne Stakes at Royal Ascot.

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  • 5-year-old boy identified as victim in London inferno
5-year-old boy identified as victim in London inferno

Cork County Council stated that it has a number of fire safety measures in place in the building, including sprinkler protection, an automatic smoke ventilation system, automatic smoke detection and alarm system. Thousands of residents from the Chalcots Estate in Camden, north London , were evacuated on Saturday, after an inspection showed four ...

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  • Taylor Swift Congratulates NBA Player Russell Westbrook on MVP Win
Taylor Swift Congratulates NBA Player Russell Westbrook on MVP Win

Westbrook set the NBA's single-season record for most triple-doubles (42), one ahead of Robertson's mark of 41 triple-doubles during the 1961-62 season. During his speech, Westbrook brought a number of teammates on stage with him, the ones that were in attendance, but Oklahoma City's success this past season was largely attributed to Westbroo...

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  • GOP senators call for more time to debate, change health care bi
GOP senators call for more time to debate, change health care bi

McConnell's problems likely extend far beyond these three Senators : Only 17 Republican senators have made statements firmly supporting the bill. With a majority of 52 senators, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell can only afford to lose two "yea" votes.

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  • Germany duo braced for tough semi with Mexico
Germany duo braced for tough semi with Mexico

Vincent Aboubakar found the net with a glancing header with ten minutes remaining, but Werner restored Germany's two-goal lead, ensuring their first-place position in the group and becoming the first German to score two goals in a single Confederations Cup match with his close-range, accurate finish.

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  • Red Sox manager Farrell suspended 1 game after poking umpire
Red Sox manager Farrell suspended 1 game after poking umpire

Minnesota was led by Chris Gimenez , who had a solo home run. Matt Barnes , who has been struggling, struck out the side on 11 pitches in the eighth, and Craig Kimbrel pitched a ideal ninth for his 21st save. "He had a nice mix", Twins manager Paul Molitor said. Sale was brilliant, striking out nine batters over 6.1 innings, and the Bosto...

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  • Florida pulls away late for first baseball championship
Florida pulls away late for first baseball championship

There is going all-in, and then there is doing what Florida coach Kevin O'Sullivan did Tuesday night. The big hit of the inning came off the bat of Florida third baseman Jonathan India , who hit a ground-ruled double over the head of LSU centerfielder Zach Watson that plated two runs.

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  • Federer storms over Zverev to lift his 9th Halle title — ATP Halle
Federer storms over Zverev to lift his 9th Halle title — ATP Halle

Federer has reached his 11th final in Halle without dropping a single set. Cilic then went on to play his doubles semi-final with Marcin Matkowski against Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares, which was moved onto Court One because of the rain delays, as he aimed to become the first man to win both titles at Queen's since Pete Sampras in 1995.

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  • India's Kidambi Srikanth clinches Australian Open title
India's Kidambi Srikanth clinches Australian Open title

Indian men's singles players are on a roll after emerging victorious in the last three Superseries events - Singapore, Indonesia and Australia - and Vimal was amazed by how Srikanth upped his game after coming back from injuries. 'His fighting spirit has made us proud, ' says Mahindra. Srikanth was in complete control of the second game, taking a...

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  • Saudi doubles down on Qatar rift
Saudi doubles down on Qatar rift

Erdoğan came fully out in support of Qatar during a speech on Sunday, calling the demands laid out by the other gulf states for lifting the blockade a breach of worldwide law. In a statement published by government-owned news outlet Anadolu, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that "we consider the 13-point list against global law".

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  • New York Yankees Place Aaron Hicks On Disabled List, Activate Jacoby Ellsbury
New York Yankees Place Aaron Hicks On Disabled List, Activate Jacoby Ellsbury

He has been out since May 24 with a concussion, and played two rehab game in Triple-A over the weekend. Hicks has 10 home runs and 37 RBIs, and Yankees general manager Brian Cashman has said he should be an All-Star candidate. Ellsbury later stole second, but he was stranded on back-to-back strikeouts by Dustin Fowler and Clint Frazier . "It ...

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  • Suspended one-year ban for Malinga
Suspended one-year ban for Malinga

The sanction is suspended for six months. However, Malinga is not in danger of missing Sri Lanka's next match - a one-day global against Zimbabwe in Galle on June 30 - where he will lose half of his match fee. The inquiry was precipitated by Malinga's response to sports minister Dayasiri Jayasekara, who had alleged Sri Lanka's poor fielding sta...

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  • Germany's Low becomes first international coach to win 100 games
Germany's Low becomes first international coach to win 100 games

Sebastien Siani was dismissed for a challenge on Germany's Emre Can after the referee, Wilmar Roldan of Colombia, inspected a field-side monitor. Cameroon players then persuaded him to review the footage again, after which Roldan sent off Mabouka.

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  • Minors Setback: Kyle Schwarber not surprised about demotion
Minors Setback: Kyle Schwarber not surprised about demotion

The 24-year-old slugger batted just.171/.295/.378 through 64 games prior to his demotion last week. Schwarber joined Iowa in time for Monday's home game against New Orleans, where he was scheduled to hit third and play left field. "It's something you don't ever want to happen". He has the lowest batting average in the league among qualified batte...

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  • Thunder's Westbrook named MVP after historic season
Thunder's Westbrook named MVP after historic season

Golden State Warriors win the National Basketball Association final, beating the Cleveland Cavaliers by 9 points. Indeed, if you ask me who had a genuine impact and who was more impressive, the answer would have to be split between the two.

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  • Serena Williams on becoming a mom: 'It just doesn't seem real'
Serena Williams on becoming a mom: 'It just doesn't seem real'

Pregnant tennis ace Serena Williams has smashed John McEnroe for suggesting she'd rank 700th in the world if the sport's male and female athletes were mixed. " I have nothing. I've done absolutely nothing for the baby room ". Williams was "a little more than six months pregnant" when she spoke to Vanity Fair about her relationship with Ohan...

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  • Sweat, NYCFC top Red Bulls 2-0 in Hudson River Derby
Sweat, NYCFC top Red Bulls 2-0 in Hudson River Derby

Philadelphia (5-7-4) beat United (5-9-3) for the second time in three meetings this season. The visitors in blue didn't just beat the Red Bulls , they thoroughly outplayed them for the majority of the match, creating the more risky chances and stifling the few attacking threats the their hosts were able to muster.

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