• Mercedes take top two podium spots in Canadian Grand Prix
Mercedes take top two podium spots in Canadian Grand Prix

McLaren and Fernando Alonso again suffered heartbreak after the Spaniard's Honda power unit failed with just two laps remaining in the Formula 1 Canadian Grand Prix Sunday. Unfortunately for Ferrari the extent of the damage became apparent too late to take advantage of what would have been a free pit stop under the safety auto, leaving the German...

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  • Condition upgraded for congressman shot during baseball practice
Condition upgraded for congressman shot during baseball practice

The House and Senate got back to normal business on Thursday. Lobbyist Matt Mika was shot multiple times and critically injured and remained hospitalised. Republican Rep. Chuck Fleischmann of Tennessee scored in the first inning, enjoying a different sort of adrenaline than the one he experienced Wednesday when he passed by the shooter over blood...

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  • Champions Trophy: India, Pak gear up for 'mother of all finals'
Champions Trophy: India, Pak gear up for 'mother of all finals'

India , who beat Pakistan by five runs in the Twenty20 final 10 years ago, have been lifted by outstanding batting form of Kohli, Dhawan and Sharma. The two cricket-worshipping countries will meet in what looked such an unlikely showdown in London this weekend and India go in as strong favourites.

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  • Four-way tie at Erin Hills
Four-way tie at Erin Hills

While Dustin Johnson , Rory McIlroy of Ireland and Jason Day of Australia all failed to make the cut on Friday, the championship chase will begin in earnest on Saturday with the U.S. Playing just his seventh tournament of the year due to a rib injury, McIlroy bounced back with a birdie from 12 feet on the 13th, but carded a hat-trick of bi...

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  • Rory McIlroy torches snarky golfer with an epic Twitter response
Rory McIlroy torches snarky golfer with an epic Twitter response

To which McIlroy pointed to his list of accomplishments. The world No 2 had a shocker at Erin Hills - then dived into a war of words with former USPGA champ Steve Elkington . McIlroy has revealed that he intends to play in next week's Travelers Championship and the Irish Open, Scottish Open and Open Championship in successive weeks in July.

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  • Kohli praises Yuvraj for 'game-changing' innings
Kohli praises Yuvraj for 'game-changing' innings

What Pandya can not do, though, is rest on his Edgbaston-against-Pakistan laurels. Though Indian fielding was not up to the mark, the bowlers continued to put the inexperianced Pakistani batsmen under pressure. Kohli admitted that he was never fluent until he reached the half-century mark and that the rain breaks muddled his thought process. Soon...

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  • Logjam: Casey, 3 others tied at the top in US Open
Logjam: Casey, 3 others tied at the top in US Open

Triple-bogeys have a way of sinking a round, but somehow that wasn't the situation for Paul Casey on Friday at the U.S. Open. The ball landed on the front of the green just soft enough that it rolled out 8 feet by the hole. Open he has a great shot to make that leap now. "I was just happy that I was the one that was able to take advantage of it t...

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  • Halep Defeats Pliskova to Reach Second Roland Garros Final
Halep Defeats Pliskova to Reach Second Roland Garros Final

Ostapenko sealed the win on her second match point with a forehand victor to break Bacsinszky's serve for the fourth time in the set. "Karolina is a good player and made it tough", Halep said . "I'm really happy to be in the final, especially on my birthday". Halep just has to be more consistent with her serve in order for easier matches to take ...

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  • Amir fit for Champions Trophy final
Amir fit for Champions Trophy final

But we've got to look at our strengths, and our strength has been the fact that we've been able to take wickets consistently through the middle periods. The two sides last met in the finals of the ICC 2017 T20 World Cup in which India edged past Pakistan in a nail-biting thriller. It could make history at The Oval.

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  • Ireland's DUP deal with UK PM May not likely before next week
Ireland's DUP deal with UK PM May not likely before next week

But a deadly fire at a tower block in London delayed the announcement of any deal. Sources say delay over Govt deal with DUP not cos talks are "stuttering" - 95% agreed between both sides. The Prime Minister will meet separately with representatives of Sinn Fein, the Ulster Unionists, the SDLP and the Alliance Party - as well as the DUP - in Down...

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  • Bale: Madrid Can Get Better
Bale: Madrid Can Get Better

Bale became the sixth player to lift the Champions League or European Cup in their home town, and the first since Nicolas Anelka with Real in 2000 in Paris. But treble-chasing Juve's hopes were killed off after the break as Real rose to the occasion to complete their first league and cup double in 59 years.

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  • Joe Allen admits players were scarred by 6-1 defeat in 2012
Joe Allen admits players were scarred by 6-1 defeat in 2012

But given Wales' raft of withdrawals prior to this match and Serbia's dominant display, this draw may well feel like a precious point gained for Chris Coleman's men. The signs were ominous for Wales when Aleksandar Kolarov curled a free-kick inches wide but Vokes nearly snatched a second with his head moments later.

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  • Fans cheer ahead of Ind vs Pak Champions Trophy final
Fans cheer ahead of Ind vs Pak Champions Trophy final

He has two consecutive half centuries in the last couple of games, and plays the short ball very well. I prepare in the best way I can. " Pakistan is good with bowling", said a fan from Bhopal. India have only lost 12 wickets in four matches, so the men further down the order have not had much time in the middle. Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahme...

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  • Why Cristiano Ronaldo Wants To Leave Real Madrid
Why Cristiano Ronaldo Wants To Leave Real Madrid

Ronaldo has denied any wrongdoing Real officials said on Thursday that they were confident that he had acted legally. Sources at Sky Sports reported on Friday that Ronaldo , who arrived at the Bernabeu for world record fee of £80m from Man United back in 2009, no longer wanted to play in Spain just days after allegations of tax fraud came...

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  • Thomas eyeing maiden major at US Open
Thomas eyeing maiden major at US Open

After opening with a 79, Day's struggles continued with a second-round 75 ensuring he ended the longest active streak of cuts made (17) at the majors. As a result of his outstanding performance, Thomas was 11 under for the tournament and led by two from Charley Hoffman and Tommy Fleetwood , who still had plenty of holes to play.

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  • Warriors to do 'whatever it takes' to keep Stephen Curry
Warriors to do 'whatever it takes' to keep Stephen Curry

Following his Superbowl victory in February, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was conspicuously absent from his team's visit to the White House. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has invited the Golden State Warriors to take a trip to Capitol Hill amid rumors they might be snubbing the traditional White House visit.

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  • Ronaldo seems ´very serious´ amid Real Madrid exit storm, says Silva
Ronaldo seems ´very serious´ amid Real Madrid exit storm, says Silva

It said that Ronaldo was "deeply disenchanted" with the allegations against him. Ronaldo, 32, signed a new five-year contract last November which means he is contracted to Real until 2021, and has previously been linked with a return to United.

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  • Light winds cancellation a blow for Team NZ
Light winds cancellation a blow for Team NZ

Jimmy Spithill, the Oracle Team USA skipper, believes the bonus point they earned after beating Emirates Team Zealand could prove “incredibly important” in determining in the outcome of the Americas Cup. "In those light winds, once you do that it's just so painful to rebuild the speed high and get going again", Ainslie said. "We know that to go...

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  • Root confident England can win 2019 World Cup
Root confident England can win 2019 World Cup

It was an unexpectedly one-sided semifinal as two-time finalists England continue their quest for a global 50-over title in any tournament. All in all, India Vs Bangladesh will be a mouth-watering match for cricket fans. They had an unlikely bowling hero in Kedar Jadhav, who took the wickets of dangermen Tamim Iqbal (70) and Mushfiqur Rahim (...

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  • Kevin Durant's Mom, Wanda, Stole The Show At Last Night's NBA Finals
Kevin Durant's Mom, Wanda, Stole The Show At Last Night's NBA Finals

Cavaliers' forward LeBron James had a game-high 41 points and guard Kyrie Irving hit tough shots all night but defensive breakdowns by Cleveland led to easy baskets late in the game for the Warriors , igniting a deafening crowd. "I played against some really, really good teams that were assembled perfectly, and they're right up there". They ...

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  • Team NZ take nosedive amid tough America's Cup conditions
Team NZ take nosedive amid tough America's Cup conditions

In the day's other semi-final, SoftBank Team Japan , skippered by New Zealander Dean Barker, took a 3-1 lead over Artemis Racing after winning both their races in the toughest conditions yet of the America's Cup event. The Kiwis then saluted the British crew. The British lost the silver trophy to the schooner America in 1851 and have failed in...

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  • Forget group win over Pakistan, India's Virat Kohli warns before final
Forget group win over Pakistan, India's Virat Kohli warns before final

Team India , the defending champions, registered their place in the Champions Trophy final after registering resounding nine-wicket win over Bangladesh in the second semi-final to set up another mouth-watering, high-octane clash with Pakistan in the finals on Sunday.

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  • Padres beat Brewers in another slugfest, 7-5 in 11 innings
Padres beat Brewers in another slugfest, 7-5 in 11 innings

Will the Brewers stay hot with a win over the Padres today at 4:10PM ET? And for the second straight day, they needed extra innings to decide on a victor. Hunter Renfroe hit his 14th double, best among rookies, to drive in a run in the fourth. The Brewers have hit 101 home runs in 70 games this season.

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  • Rory McIlroy responds to criticism from Australian golfer Steve Elkington
Rory McIlroy responds to criticism from Australian golfer Steve Elkington

McIlroy , along with Dustin Johnson and Jason Day, made history in becoming the first top 3 in the history of the World Golf ratings to all miss a cut at the same major. 2 ranked golfer in the world. However, still hurting from his early exit, the criticism didn't sit well with McIlroy, who responded, saying: "More like 200mil...

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  • Penn State hazing death video shows pledge's final hours
Penn State hazing death video shows pledge's final hours

Following Piazza's death, Penn State announced a number of new actions pertaining to Greek-life, such as an automatic ban on any group that employs hazing, which involves alcohol or serious abuse. The footage showed members sitting on his legs trying to keep him from moving, and throwing shoes and liquids on him in an apparent attempt to revive him...

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  • Wounded Pakistan look to overcome India for final glory (Lead Preview)
Wounded Pakistan look to overcome India for final glory (Lead Preview)

The lowest ranked team Pakistan stunned favourites England by registering a resounding eight-wicket win to enter the finals of the ongoing tournament at the Sophia Gardens, Cardiff on Wednesday. Defending champions India have been magnificent with the bat, Shikhar Dhawan , Rohit Sharma and captain Kohli racking up the runs consistently and...

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  • NBA Draft 2017: How many picks do Warriors have?
NBA Draft 2017: How many picks do Warriors have?

Klay Thompson , he was just supposed to be this okay shooter in the league , like that's what you thought of Klay Thompson when he came in. "And I know he wants to be here and we want him here". "He's so great. He's so great, joining that team, to me, was nearly unfair", Smith said per The Washington Post . In the three seasons since LeBron's ...

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  • Harman leads through 54 holes at US Open
Harman leads through 54 holes at US Open

Fowler , 28, enters Sunday's fourth and perhaps final round two shots behind leader Brian Harman after a 4-under 68 during Saturday's third round. The thrilling finish vaulted Thomas into the clubhouse lead on 11 under par late in the third round but with numerous contenders still out on the course and threatening to catch him.

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  • LeBron 'likely' headed to LA if he leaves Cleveland in 2018
LeBron 'likely' headed to LA if he leaves Cleveland in 2018

But what's most important for me is bringing one trophy back to Northeast Ohio. "There's a respect for the institution, for the office; there's a respect for our government that I think you have to take into account, regardless of people's opinions of the person sitting in that chair", Kerr said .

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  • Pakistan cricket and hockey teams face-off with India in London
Pakistan cricket and hockey teams face-off with India in London

The billions of passionate cricket fans from both nations would be hoping that their team emerges victorious on the green turf, thereby giving a sense of boost to their cricketing pedigree and uplifting their national pride. Their strength was their bowling, and the ability to take wickets, especially through the middle overs when teams consolidate...

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  • Coach: Pakistan mindset better for CT final after India loss
Coach: Pakistan mindset better for CT final after India loss

Post Champions Trophy 2009, India has never lost to Pakistan in an ICC tournament . Pakistan's Mohammad Amir during the nets at The Oval in London , June 17, 2017. We have practised the same way from the first day we came here. "The India game was an aberration", Arthur said in Saturday's pre-match press conference.

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  • Brian Harman sits atop a crowded US Open leaderboard after third round
Brian Harman sits atop a crowded US Open leaderboard after third round

One could hardly say that's what happened yesterday, but Thomas still got what he needed. "We get to go home today because Daddy played poorly". He did it himself. "But, obviously, I enjoyed going low". McIlroy came to life when it was far too late. On one, a par 5, he was 85 feet short of the hole on his second shot and got the easy up and down.

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  • Watch Hockey World League Semifinal live on TV, online
Watch Hockey World League Semifinal live on TV, online

India will play Pakistan in their third Pool B match on June 18 at 18.30 hours IST. The match was played at Edgbaston where India batted first and piled a mammoth score of 319. 6 ranking puts them seven places clear of Pakistan , who have slipped to the 13th position. India first bowled them out for 267 and then overhauled the total with 9 ...

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  • Champions Trophy: India outclass Bangladesh to set up final against Pakistan
Champions Trophy: India outclass Bangladesh to set up final against Pakistan

Hasan, who is a senior clerk in Etawah Agriculture Engineering College, lives in Etawah with his family. According to Tait, who clinched 62 wickets in 35 ODIs during his career, India skipper Virat Kohli "might be tempted to play Umesh Yadav , but he would (probably) stick to the same combination because it was a winning team ".

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  • US Open: Defending champion Dustin Johnson makes early exit
US Open: Defending champion Dustin Johnson makes early exit

Casey carded an eagle and six birdies for a six-under-par 66 while Schauffele, the 23-year-old world number 352 also carded a 66. Day admitted the course lay-out had played on his mind in both his rounds. Open, so tomorrow will be a very cool experience". But world No.3 Day and No.12 Scott weren't the only big names to struggle, with world ...

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