• Real Madrid celebrate Champions League triumph in Cardiff! [Photos, photos, photos]
Real Madrid celebrate Champions League triumph in Cardiff! [Photos, photos, photos]

Real Madrid celebrate with the trophy after winning the UEFA Champions League Final against Juventus at the National Stadium of Wales in Cardiff , June 3, 2017. I scored twice and once again I'm top scorer in the Champions League! The number of people injured when panic swept through a crowd of Juventus fans watching the Champions Le...

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  • Bale 'happy' at Madrid amid Man United links
Bale 'happy' at Madrid amid Man United links

During the second half of the match, which local club Juventus went on to lose 1-4 to Real Madrid , video cameras show a sudden rush in the middle of the crowd that caused a surge that flung people against barriers. The Juve skipper also conceded that he had missed a glorious chance to break his Champions League voodoo. "I can not explain wh...

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  • America's Cup - Oracle closer taking Match point with vital Day 6 win
America's Cup - Oracle closer taking Match point with vital Day 6 win

In the day's other race on the Great Sound, the defending champions U.S. defeated Japan to sit top of the standings on seven points, although they will skip the semi-finals and automatically advance to the America's Cup proper. Both America's Cup Challenger Playoffs semi-finals will be decided by a first to five points race format, with the winners...

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  • Mourinho relishes United's 'victory of pragmatism'
Mourinho relishes United's 'victory of pragmatism'

Goals from Paul Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitaryan ensured victory on an emotional night for United . Referring to the cup win, which earns United a place in the Champions League next season, Pogba, who opened the scoring before Henrikh Mkhitaryan doubled the lead, added: "We knew we were going to play in the Europa League and the goal was to...

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  • Tennis legend says the sport is 'full of lesbians'
Tennis legend says the sport is 'full of lesbians'

Margaret Court , one of the greatest tennis players of all time, has come in for criticism after describing her old sport as " full of lesbians ". Saying that South Africa dealt with the "situation" [meaning people of colour] much better than anywhere else in the world, particularly the USA: what exactly did she mean by that? When the radio s...

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  • Champions Trophy: South Africa defeat Sri Lanka by 93 runs
Champions Trophy: South Africa defeat Sri Lanka by 93 runs

Having won the toss and opted to bowl first, Tharanaga's charges too more than four hours to bowl their 50 overs against South Africa in their Group B clash at The Oval on Saturday. Kusal Perera provided some resistance, remaining unbeaten on 44, but at no stage did he look like mounting any stunning comeback. South Africa went on to make 2...

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  • Colangelo: People around Ball pose 'challenge'
Colangelo: People around Ball pose 'challenge'

I think Ball is a terrific prospect and could have an outstanding National Basketball Association future. For that reason, I stick with Monk and Fox going at three and five, though they could flip flop if the aforementioned trade does happen.

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  • Finally Wenger gets two-year Arsenal contract
Finally Wenger gets two-year Arsenal contract

It is building on a defence and that is what we did at Arsenal for a long time. That might just happy now the Arsenal board has opted to extend long-term manager Arsene Wenger's job for another two years. "Our ambition is to win the Premier League and other major trophies in Europe". "I think that's ludicrous". Mr Gazidis said: "There is ...

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  • Jon Lester throws a gem as Cubs beat Giants
Jon Lester throws a gem as Cubs beat Giants

San Francisco Giants' Joe Panik celebrates in the dugout after scoring on a single by Brandon Belt during the third inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs , Monday, May 22, 2017, in Chicago. However, that same bullpen almost threw away their game against the Cubs when they surrendered four runs in the eighth inning on Monday. Delgado ...

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  • What Jose Mourinho told his four debutants before Crystal Palace win
What Jose Mourinho told his four debutants before Crystal Palace win

The Portugal youth global is likely to be back in the stands for the Europa League final against Ajax on Wednesday with Sergio Romero set to start and David De Gea on the bench. "(Being number one at United) is what I want to do most and I will work hard for it", he said. He added: 'I'm more than ready to adapt to whatever the manager decid...

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  • Nadal qualifies for quarter-finals
Nadal qualifies for quarter-finals

Djokovic , meanwhile, kept the defence of his title alive with a 7-6, 6-1, 6-3 win over Albert Ramos-Vinolas. "But I never expect to only have three times coming back home without the trophy since that moment; so very happy about everything".

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  • Champions Trophy 2017: Batsmen to watch out for
Champions Trophy 2017: Batsmen to watch out for

Batsmen to watch out for It is his sixth Champions Trophy tournament appearance, and when in form, he is a treat to watch. Bangladesh suffered a dispiriting warm-up for their Champions Trophy opener against England as they crashed to a 240-run defeat against India yesterday.

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  • America's Cup: Team New Zealand find perfection as Sweden stun Oracle again
America's Cup: Team New Zealand find perfection as Sweden stun Oracle again

In lights winds in Bermuda, USA crossed the finish line 32 seconds ahead of Team Japan despite conceding a penalty at the start of the race. With eight wins out of nine, New Zealand now need to beat Oracle Team USA to claim a bonus point which will give them an immediate advantage in the America's Cup final if they become the official challen...

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  • Champions Trophy: Kiwis opt to bat first against Aussies
Champions Trophy: Kiwis opt to bat first against Aussies

Australia's cricketers have been told to be extra attentive by captain Steve Smith in the wake of the attack in London that left seven dead and dozens injured late on Saturday. But constant heavy drizzle led to suspension of the play forcing the officials to share a point each between the two teams. Pat Cummins, however, proved expensive, hi...

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  • Kerr to coach Warriors tonight
Kerr to coach Warriors tonight

The Cavs went with a more basketball-traditional look, donning navy uniforms for their Game 1 loss. So we don't expect to force 20 turnovers, we don't expect to only have four ourselves, and the game will much more likely be less chaotic for them and they're going to put a lot of pressure on us.

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  • Marlins' Edinson Volquez no-hits Diamondbacks in 3-0 win
Marlins' Edinson Volquez no-hits Diamondbacks in 3-0 win

Volquez, who has struggled this season, is now 2-7. Despite treatment between innings, including taping the ankle, Volquez said that even after he needed just 30 pitches in three ideal innings the pain was bad enough that he wasn't sure he'd be able to continue past the fourth .

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  • India thrash chaotic Pakistan by 124 runs
India thrash chaotic Pakistan by 124 runs

As Pakistan batting progressed, there was another interruption of the rain which then reduced match to 41 overs, the revised target was 289. Team India: Rohit Sharma , Shikhar Dhawan , Virat Kohli (captain), Yuvraj Singh , MS Dhoni , Kedar Jadhav, Hardik Pandya , Ravindra Jadeja, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami and Umesh Yadav .

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  • Chelsea earns $195 million for winning Premier League
Chelsea earns $195 million for winning Premier League

Chelsea's money was made up of £38,832,180 "merit" cash for finishing top of the table, £32,827,014 in "facility fees" for being shown in 28 live TV games in the United Kingdom, plus equal shares of the domestic TV deal, overseas TV deals and commercial income from the league's sponsors.

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"Being Black in America" is Tough for LeBron James

Just before the James incident, Denver Post sports reporter Terry Frei was sacked for tweeting about Japan's Takuma Sato winning Sunday's Indianapolis 500: "Nothing specifically personal, but I'm very uncomfortable with a Japanese driver winning the Indianapolis 500 during Memorial Day weekend".

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  • Polls close in election after candidate allegedly body slams reporter
Polls close in election after candidate allegedly body slams reporter

House seat became vacant after Trump tapped Republican Congressman Ryan Zinke to become Secretary of the Interior. On Wednesday, the eve of the election, Gianforte allegedly body slammed Ben Jacobs , a Jewish reporter for the British Guardian newspaper, after Jacobs asked a question about health care reform, a key issue in the campaign.

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