US Open filled with limitless possibilities, few stars

Paul Casey discovered how little it takes to make a big number in the U.S. Open. Tonight marked the first time since the world rankings were created in 1986 that the top three ranked golfers on the planet missed the cut at a US Open though. More..

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Johnson, McIlroy and Day miss US Open cut

With the picturesque par-72 course set up at a monstrous 7,845 yards, Erin Hills had been expected to live up to the US Open's billing of being the toughest test in golf. After an opening-round 74, World No...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Big names bow out at US Open

Johnson came in with 73, but that was not almost enough, as he finished at 4-over 148 when 145 or better was needed to advance. But at 5-over 149, he'll have the weekend off, too. "And unfortunately, this didn...More..

Real, Ronaldo cement place in history
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Real, Ronaldo cement place in history

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice, becoming the first player to find the net in three Champions League finals. "There's no doubt whatsoever, today is a truly historic day for Madrid's fans, myself and our b...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

US Open leaderboard crowded at the top

Pardon the gallows humor. He kept it in the short grass, the secret to Erin Hills that wouldn't appear to be that hard with some of the widest fairways for this major. After Thursday's round, McIlroy and his ...More..

Russia coach has comic touch at Confederations Cup
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Russia coach has comic touch at Confederations Cup

Russian Federation reached the semi-finals of Euro 2008 but failed to qualify for the 2010 World Cup and have not progressed beyond the group stages in their three subsequent major tournaments. I'd much rather ...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Champions Trophy Final: Punters peg India as favorite

However, it would not be an easy one for Kohli & Co to defend their title as they would face a charged-up and equally confident Pakistan , who surprised everyone by beating favourites England in the first semi...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Massive Rs2,000 crore bet on Champions Trophy Pakistan-India final by bookies

Despite all-rounder Hardik Pandya getting belted by the Bangladesh duo of Tamim Iqbal and Mushfiqur Rahim in the second semi-final in Birmingham, Kohli backed the youngster's inclusion, terming him as a "...More..

Russia faces first test for 2018 World Cup with Confed Cup opener
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Russia faces first test for 2018 World Cup with Confed Cup opener

Host Russia , ranked 63rd in the world, opens Group A play on Saturday against New Zealand in St. Petersburg . Russia's underperforming national team can not escape the sense that they are letting a proud...More..

Dani Alves To Sign For Premier League Club 'In Coming Days'
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Dani Alves To Sign For Premier League Club 'In Coming Days'

Manchester City are interested in Spurs right-back Kyle Walker in the summer transfer window, according to The Mirror , and if the England global leaves, then Alves would be a suitable replacement. The Brazi...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Crooked Hill Road exit sign altered to read Crooked Hillary

Presumably, the president is asking why his campaign is being investigated for possible collusion with Russian Federation in their interference on the 2016 presidential election, but Clinton is not being inve...More..

Russian Federation vs New Zealand Preview, Face-Off: FIFA Confederations Cup
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Russian Federation vs New Zealand Preview, Face-Off: FIFA Confederations Cup

And we've took the full-scale measures to assure the event's security. "They've got the same mentality, the German mentality which is a very good one". There are hints at the airport, with an entire wing of the...More..

Putin present to see Russia kick off Confederations Cup
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Putin present to see Russia kick off Confederations Cup

World champions Germany and the champions from FIFA's six confederations are competing in the two-week tournament that will allow Russian Federation to test its soccer infrastructure in four of the 11 cities ho...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Russian fan leader banned from opening Confederations Cup match

Anthony Hudson's side are through to the final round of regional World Cup qualifying and will play Solomon Islands in a two-legged play-off, but New Zealand suffered 1-0 defeats to Northern Ireland and Belar...More..

Golden chance for Pakistan to avenge loss to India: Imran Khan
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Golden chance for Pakistan to avenge loss to India: Imran Khan

Asked why Pakistan's effort will be different this time, Arthur said on Saturday their attitude is different. " India have a very good batting line-up and if they put up a big total it will bring pressure ...More..

Coleman keeps faith despite Wales' fifth draw in a row
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Coleman keeps faith despite Wales' fifth draw in a row

A brilliantly taken penalty by Aaron Ramsey gave Wales the lead, but Aleksandar Mitrovic , the man who had broken Welsh hearts with a goal five minutes from time in Cardiff in November, struck with his s...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Champions Trophy: Win against Proteas our best performance so far, says Kohli

Sent into bat by Kohli , South Africa were bowled out for 191 in 44.3 overs. "It's my first visit to England , and the wickets have been different to what I expected.But it's been a good challenge for me,...More..

Pakistan ready to 'change history' against India in Champions Trophy final
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Pakistan ready to 'change history' against India in Champions Trophy final

With a bowling average of 29.30 against Pakistan , Jadeja could pose a real threat to the Men in Green . "So I hope they will bring the back the trophy". India are circumspect starters and look to build fo...More..

Kiwis beat Oracle in America's Cup opener in Bermuda
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Kiwis beat Oracle in America's Cup opener in Bermuda

Jimmy Spithill, the skipper of Oracle Team USA, is a master. They took the first race by 30 seconds and the second by one minute, 28 seconds. Oracle looked to be coming from behind but Team NZ found another...More..

Lopez beats Berdych to reach Stuttgart Open semis
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Lopez beats Berdych to reach Stuttgart Open semis

Germany's Mischa Zverev has cruised past his countryman Tommy Haas in straight sets to reach the Stuttgart Open semifinals. This is published unedited from the IANS feed . But in second set Lopez took ch...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Mohammad Amir confident about fitness for #CT17 final

India captain Virat Kohli has said that the decision to rest opener Rohit Sharma for the upcoming limited overs tour of the West Indies was a "smart" one. The playing surface should be friendly to batsmen,...More..

Five matches to watch on day eight at French Open
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Five matches to watch on day eight at French Open

The No.2-seed converted 7 of 10 break points and smashed 34 winners to ensure a finish just before sunset in Paris . Wozniacki missed the 2016 French Open because of an ankle injury. But Djokovic struck ba...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Day done, McIlroy also likely to miss US Open cut

Defending champion Dustin Johnson is looking to make the first successful title defence since Curtis Strange in 1989, but struggled to an opening 75 containing a solitary birdie. Rory McIlroy is trying to ma...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Contrasting emotions for McIlroy and Lowry at US Open

Sergio Garcia , of Spain, hits a drive on the 12th hole during the second round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Friday, June 16, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. You can still make birdies out there. They wer...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Ex-Real Madrid president, Calderon says Ronaldo will return to Manchester United

Though he has since denied any wrongdoing, but the source who wanted anonymity said the accusation has upset the Portugal captain. The potential availability of the Portugal worldwide, one of the most marke...More..