French Open takeaways: Ostapenko's fearlessness ruled the day

As The New York Times reports , Saturday's win makes Ostapenko the first unseeded woman to win the French Open since 1933. This will be tough , for sure but I think she will regroup and be a better player. Ostapenko began an entertaining contest... More..

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Cavs halt Warriors flawless postseason, party in Game 4

Kevin Love has 14 points, Kyrie Irving has 11 and the Cavaliers lead Golden State 49-33 after one quarter of Game 4 on Friday night. The Warriors got cocky after dismantling the Cavs in the first 2 ...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

England firm favourites to beat Scotland as Harry Kane named captain

Griffiths, clutching his man-of-the-match champagne, admitted his second goal "probably" gave him his best feeling in football but said: "I am gutted". Urged on by the Hampden Park faithful, Scotland started ...More..

Chelsea agree £35m deal with Monaco to sign Tiemoue Bakayoko
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Chelsea agree £35m deal with Monaco to sign Tiemoue Bakayoko

Playing hard to get may be a tactic Bakayoko's people thought would make Chelsea even more eager, and perhaps willing to pay bigger wages, but they underestimated the Premier League champions and their approa...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Nadal's no good with numbers? He seeks No. 10 at French Open

And then, in the space of 30 minutes, the world No 1 Scot was put to the sword in brutal fashion as the Swiss enforcer sealed an epic 6-7 (6-8) 6-3 5-7 7-6 (7-3) 6-1 victory. Wawrinka won the 2015 clay-court ma...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Scotland striker Leigh Griffiths 'gutted' after England's last-gasp leveller

Danny Rose's ongoing absence due to a knee problem means Southampton's Ryan Bertrand is likely to keep his place at left-back for England , who are four points clear atop Group F in qualifying for a place in R...More..

No regrets for Halep after French Open 'hurt'
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

No regrets for Halep after French Open 'hurt'

She was 3-1 down in the second and third sets but kept coming back with her no-fear hitting. Halep, a 25-year-old from Romania, was the 2014 French Open runner-up and would have moved up to No. Back came the ...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

NBA Finals 2017 Game 4

Will he be content then to be a contender without a real chance, to be no different than the Thunder or Rockets in the West, the Celtics or the Wizards in the East, fine teams all but in the end just fodder for...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Fans elated after India choke Pak in Champions Trophy

On a day that completely belonged to India , both bowlers and batsmen shone to crush the rival team. In the field we were still 6. A 136-run opening stand between Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan laid the...More..

Cleveland Cavaliers Vow to 'Give It Everything' in Game 4 Hype Video
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Cleveland Cavaliers Vow to 'Give It Everything' in Game 4 Hype Video

The Cavaliers stopped Golden State's ideal postseason and maybe started another comeback. Durant led all scorers in Game One and Game Two with 38 and 33 points respectively, and hit the game-winning thr...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Raikkonen speaks out to defend Ferrari

Hamilton has won twice and his Mercdes team-mate Finn Valtteri Bottas once in the other three as they have engaged in what promises to be a season-long scrap for the titles. In the aftermath of his performa...More..

Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko crowned champion
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko crowned champion

None of that mattered to Ostapenko. Incredibly, she walloped 54 winners during the two-hour contest, matching her error count, as she threw caution to the wind on a boiling hot day on Court Philippe Chatrier....More..

Vettel fastest as Ferrari dominate final practice
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Vettel fastest as Ferrari dominate final practice

Ayrton - I know for many people - he was your favorite driver and he was the same for me. It was a sexy lap, it was a great lap. The Red Bull driver made the most of a track that was ramping up to leap ahea...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Manchester United agree transfer of Benfica's Lindelof

Lindelof has always been linked with a move to United but he remained tight-lipped about a possible shift ahead of Friday's magnificent 2-1 win for Sweden over France in Stockholm, saying that he had a contract...More..

Ostapenko vs. Halep in French Open final
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Ostapenko vs. Halep in French Open final

But during that match against Elina Svitolina , Halep went over on her right ankle, and when a scan showed a torn ligament, her chances of even being in Paris were rated only 50/50. She added: "I knew Simona w...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Cavaliers ruin Golden State's ideal postseason with historic Game 4

To defeat the Warriors , a team has to be able to keep up with them on offense and the Cavaliers did their best in Game 3. And you got to expect them to play, obviously, better at home. "You've got to believe ...More..

Cavs beat Warriors in Game 4
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Cavs beat Warriors in Game 4

Cleveland set Finals scoring records in the first half with 86 - after 49 in the first quarter - during a dizzying opening 24 minutes that left players and fans gasping for air. The 154 combined points wer...More..

Halep misses another chance to win Grand Slam title
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Halep misses another chance to win Grand Slam title

Facing the unseeded Latvian Jelena Ostapenko in the French Open final, Halep took the first set and led 3-0 in the second. Ostapenko also recovered from a break behind in the third set and finished the ...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

ABC Scores Huge NBA Finals Ratings with Possible Sweep Looming

To find out, watch the Golden State Warriors vs. Cleveland Cavaliers NBA Finals series Game Four live stream online from the 20,500-seat Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland , Ohio, with streaming video pr...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

#CT17 Australia knocked out of Champions Trophy

Australia , who have failed to win any match in the series need to win the match in order to to qualify for the semifinals. Following Bangladesh's win over New Zealand , their final league game against En...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Warriors confident in ability to bounce back from game four loss

We shared the ball, we moved the ball and defensively we were physical. "Not going to overreact to one", Curry told reporters. The Cavs scored 49 points in the first quarter, 86 points in the first half and hit...More..

WRAPUP 1-Tennis-Highlights of French Open 12th day
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

WRAPUP 1-Tennis-Highlights of French Open 12th day

Bacsinszky - whose birthday was also Thursday; she turned 28 - employed all manner of strategies in a bid to throw off her opponent. Jelena Ostapenko, world number 47, is the first Latvian to reach a Slam f...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Preds: Shutting down Pens' stars not possible every game

It was a nasty Game 5 , in an increasingly nasty series . But after the Pittsburgh Penguins' 6-0 rout of the Predators, Crosby is now one win away from a third Stanley Cup , and approval ratings don'...More..

Real Madrid rejects Man U's £52.4m bid for Morata
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Real Madrid rejects Man U's £52.4m bid for Morata

According to Sky Italia , Real Madrid have rejected the first bid for Morata . Reports on Saturday claimed a deal has been met for Morata to complete his transfer to Man United . Despite finishing the...More..

United dedicate win to terror attack victims
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

United dedicate win to terror attack victims

Jose Mourinho has won all four of his European finals as a manager, winning the 2003 Uefa Cup and 2004 Champions League with Porto, as well as the 2010 Champions League with Inter Milan. Wayne Rooney made...More..