• Golden Knights hold cards as expansion draft approaches
Golden Knights hold cards as expansion draft approaches

McPhee wasnt prepared to discuss individual players when specifically asked about Fleury, but noted there were no surprises based on the numerous mock drafts the Golden Knights conducted over the past few months. Among the standouts are Washington Capitals right wing T.J. Oshie and defenceman Kevin Shattenkirk, Canadiens right wing Alex Radulov a...

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  • Real president: Ronaldo situation 'very strange'
Real president: Ronaldo situation 'very strange'

He resigned in February 2006 after the club went three years without a major trophy. Prosecutors in Madrid have filed a complaint in which they accused Ronaldo of a "voluntary" and "conscious" breach of his tax obligations, amounting to a figure of €14.7million.

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  • Champions Trophy 2017: Glimpses of Pakistan's historic title win over India
Champions Trophy 2017: Glimpses of Pakistan's historic title win over India

It proved to be a good toss to lose as Sarfraz said he would also have elected to field if he had won it. "Credit to everyone for standing up and showing that resilience and reaching the finals, and today we were outplayed in all departments".

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  • Pakistan pays India back in same coin in Champions trophy final
Pakistan pays India back in same coin in Champions trophy final

Fakhar Zaman should have gone for 3, many of his edges missed the stumps and he also survived being run-out a few times. A three-wicket victory then followed over Sri Lanka , booking Pakistan's spot in the semi-final, and they advanced into the final after convincingly knocking out tournament favourites England in their own backyard.

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  • ATP Queen's: Rafael Nadal withdraws from the Aegon Championships
ATP Queen's: Rafael Nadal withdraws from the Aegon Championships

Fifteen-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal feels that it would be nearly impossible for him to repeat his French Open success at the Wimbledon if his troublesome knees react to playing on grass in the way that they have for the last five years.

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  • Drought-breaking cricket win gets positive spin in Pakistan
Drought-breaking cricket win gets positive spin in Pakistan

Arthur admitted Pakistan were desperate to prove they could go toe to toe with tournament favorites India with the title up for grabs. Some Pakistan supporters even mocked India captain Virat Kohli along with a few other players, who didn't respond to the comments.

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  • Kobe Paras falls short in 3x3 World Cup Slam Dunk contest
Kobe Paras falls short in 3x3 World Cup Slam Dunk contest

The 19-year old Paras scored a total of 15 points in two games and registered 12 markers in the Philippines' first win against Romania in a 21-15 outing. The Phl, meanwhile, takes on second seed Slovenia and El Salvador tomorrow, needing a pair of victories to advance to the next round. Qatar will take on Ukraine in their next match, the other ...

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  • CT Final: Pak wins against India
CT Final: Pak wins against India

This was the first ever Champions Trophy title for Pakistan. Received from Sourav GangulyPlayer of the Match Award goes to Fakhar Zaman for his sensational! India had thrashed Pakistani side by 124 runs in their tournament opener at Edgbaston on June 4.

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  • Mourinho Ready to Launch Assault to Sign £70million Star for Red Devils
Mourinho Ready to Launch Assault to Sign £70million Star for Red Devils

The Portuguese tactician reportedly wants his transfers to be secured as soon as possible, but negotiations can drag on because all clubs know about United's massive financial muscle and might want to get the most out of potential deals. If United are to line up like this, you can rest assured it won't be long before they compete on domestic fronts...

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  • Spanish state prosecutor accuses Jose Mourinho of tax fraud
Spanish state prosecutor accuses Jose Mourinho of tax fraud

He is accused of defrauding Spain between 2011 and 2014 of €14.7 million (£12.95 million). Ronaldo will appear in court on 31 July amid allegations of tax evasion. Reports in Portugal and Spain have claimed over the past week that Ronaldo has informed Real Madrid officials that he wishes to leave the Spanish and European champions after eight goa...

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  • Pakistan beat India to lift Champions Trophy
Pakistan beat India to lift Champions Trophy

After the India game, we came back superbly. Chasing a challenging total of 339 runs, India bowed down before the Pakistani bowlers and got all out for mere 158 runs in 33.3 overs. The only standout performance came from all-rounder Hardik Pandya who raised hopes through his brilliant innings of 76 off 43 balls after the team after they were re...

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  • Portugal held by Mexico at Confed Cup
Portugal held by Mexico at Confed Cup

Ricardo Quaresma opened the scoring for Portugal in the 34th minute on a magical assist from Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo . Mexico equalized eight minutes later through a Javier Javier Hernandez diving header after poor defending by the Portuguese.

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  • Real Madrid hold talks with £118m rated Liverpool target Kylian Mbappe
Real Madrid hold talks with £118m rated Liverpool target Kylian Mbappe

The newspaper claims Arsenal will test Monaco's resolve by offering £100m in cash plus Giroud in a player-plus-cash swap deal in exchange for Mbappe's services. "Here at Barca, what price would be paid for [Lionel] Messi or Neymar?" Liverpool's most expensive purchase is Andy Carroll, who was purchased for £35 million.

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  • Two more wins for Team NZ
Two more wins for Team NZ

The Kiwis won one more race to reach match point at 8-1, and then suffered one of the greatest collapses in sports as Spithill staged one of the biggest comebacks. Oracle does have history on its side. "I think everybody showed out there our team's really hungry to keep learning, keep moving forward, keep improving", Burling, who won Olympic 49er g...

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  • Seamus Power in the hunt at the St. Jude Classic
Seamus Power in the hunt at the St. Jude Classic

The Globe's most recent sports headlines delivered to your inbox every morning. "I'm staying in the same hotel room, exact same room number that I was last (year)", he said. "Hot some days, cold some days". The 24-year-old American birdied two of his last six holes to seal the victory at 10 under overall. Coming off a tied for second at the M...

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  • Mourinho accused of €3.3m tax fraud in Spain
Mourinho accused of €3.3m tax fraud in Spain

Prosecutors have circled on the Special One relating to his three year spell at the Bernabeu between 2010 and 2013. A prosecutor said that Mourinho did not declare income from use of his image rights in order to gain an "illicit benefit".

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  • Kluber fires 3-hitter as Indians blank Orioles 12-0
Kluber fires 3-hitter as Indians blank Orioles 12-0

The Indians (37-31) entered the game leading the American League in doubles (133) and banged out seven more - along with a triple and the two homers - to give Kluber more than enough offensive support. The Indians won their season-high sixth straight game. The Orioles have struggled in recent games due to injury problems that worsened this week...

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  • Salah flying to England with Liverpool deal close
Salah flying to England with Liverpool deal close

Liverpool had an initial bid of £28m rejected earlier this month, but Salah met with Jurgen Klopp in Liverpool as discussions continued between the clubs. Salah was a regular starter as Roma finished runners-up to Juventus last season, scoring 15 goals in 31 league appearances. The Egyptian global endured a frustrating time of things dur...

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  • India will learn from final defeat, says skipper Kohli
India will learn from final defeat, says skipper Kohli

The Rising Kashmir had a headline on the front page, "Crackers go off as Pak pulls off stunning win over India ". For Indian fans, the game ended in disaster: Pakistan put on display a top-notch performance, winning by 180 runs. Pakistan completed an incredible run from No. 8 in the ICC ODI rankings to win its maiden ICC Champions Trophy titl...

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  • Florentino Perez to remain as Real Madrid president until 2021
Florentino Perez to remain as Real Madrid president until 2021

Cristiano Ronaldo believes he has been "treated like a criminal" in Spain because of the recent tax probe. The 32-year-old was recently accused of defrauding the Spanish tax authorities of £13m which is a pretty big issue in Spain.

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  • Andre Ward beats Sergey Kovalev in Las Vegas rematch
Andre Ward beats Sergey Kovalev in Las Vegas rematch

I didn't feel it. "It takes something to do something". Kovalev had success with his jab and the occasional right hand, while Ward looked to slip underneath his lead and attack the body at every opportunity. I see things with him in particular and he's the best. I was better, and he was better this fight. "I'm not into taking two (punches) to g...

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  • Kane's late strike denies Scotland victory at Hampden Park
Kane's late strike denies Scotland victory at Hampden Park

Speaking after the final whistle, Kane suggested that he and his team were content with the outcome of the match, which leaves England three points clear at the top of their World Cup qualifying group. "We have to keep the ball better, because we were (breaking) in a three-on-one attack". Wagner added a second five minutes later with a head...

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  • Warriors one game away from sweeping Cavs after Game 3 win
Warriors one game away from sweeping Cavs after Game 3 win

The Cavaliers , though, couldn't get far enough ahead in the fourth to get comfortable and the Warriors kept chipping into their lead before Durant's defining 3-pointer. "I mean, just hits an unbelievable game victor, just comes down in transition, that only Kevin Durant can hit". Durant scored a team-high 31 points for the Warriors , who wil...

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  • Blues bloody Lions nose as tourists fall to loss
Blues bloody Lions nose as tourists fall to loss

Former MacDonald knows first-hand what it takes to beat the Lions , playing in the NZ Maori team who toppled the combined side in 2005, along with the first two Tests of that series' clean sweep. You can look at that performance and let it go and last night, you've still got people trying to find out who their mate is beside them. "There were ...

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  • Florentino Pérez : Real Madrid boss Perez tackles Ronaldo problem
Florentino Pérez : Real Madrid boss Perez tackles Ronaldo problem

Perez assured the fans that the Portugal worldwide would be honouring his contract with Real Madrid while insisting that he would contact the star striker only after the conclusion of Portugal's Confederations Cup campaign. "All this is very unusual", Perez told the Spanish radio station Onda Cero , as quoted by Sky Sports . "He will tell us wh...

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  • Arsenal frustrated as Kylian Mbappe will only leave Monaco for Real Madrid
Arsenal frustrated as Kylian Mbappe will only leave Monaco for Real Madrid

However, 18 months ago Ronaldo questioned "why not?" in relation to again working under the Portuguese manager. KYLIAN MBAPPE will disappoint his Premier League suitors by joining Real Madrid this summer, according to Marca . Striker JOSH KING has been linked with a move from Bournemouth to Tottenham but has committed himself to the Cher...

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  • Russian fan leader banned from opening Confederations Cup match
Russian fan leader banned from opening Confederations Cup match

It was the ideal start for the Russians in a game played at the new Krestovsky Stadium, where President Vladimir Putin and Federation Internationale de Football Association chief Gianni Infantino both gave speeches before kick-off. Aleksandr Samedov's corner found Viktor Vasin, who saw his header hacked clear by Michael McGlinchey, then Tommy Smith...

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  • Ostapenko wins first major title at Roland Garros
Ostapenko wins first major title at Roland Garros

Playing a tactical match that dared Ostapenko to go for low-percentage shots, Halep executed her gameplan yet saw the Latvian have an answer, hitting winners from balls 99% of the tour would miss. Three years after losing her first final to Maria Sharapova , and having led by a set and 3-0, there is no doubt this loss will take some getting over.

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  • New Zealand v British & Irish Lions
New Zealand v British & Irish Lions

But Gatland said the players were covering only the bench for one week, were close to being picked for the Lions originally, and allowed him to pick a fresh side for the game against the Chiefs on Tuesday , and allow the test 23 to be fresh for the first test against the All Blacks next weekend.

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  • Ostapenko celebrates birthday with French Open final berth
Ostapenko celebrates birthday with French Open final berth

Halep, who recovered from 3-6 1-5 in the quarter-finals against Elina Svitolina , was ecstatic after securing a place in her second French decider, having lost the final in 2104 to Maria Sharapova . The now retired Ivanovic was present at Roland Garros on Thursday and was honored by the French tennis federation in a ceremony after the first semif...

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  • San Antonio Spurs Fans React to Paul George's Pacers Future
San Antonio Spurs Fans React to Paul George's Pacers Future

The Vertical reports he could sign a four-year deal worth as much as $130 million with the Lakers next season. According to The Vertical , George , through his agent, Aaron Mintz, is telling the Pacers of his plans now so they can plan for the future.

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  • MEXICO DRAW: It was not the result we wanted -Ronaldo
MEXICO DRAW: It was not the result we wanted -Ronaldo

Video reviews are not giving Federation Internationale de Football Association a quick solution at the tournament it is using to fast-track the system for the 2018 World Cup., reports Associated Press.Both Confederation Cup games played on Sunday in Russia left teams confused by decisions-reached more slowly than expected-by referees taking advic...

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  • Nadal pulls out of Queen's after advice from doctors
Nadal pulls out of Queen's after advice from doctors

As the sporting world paid their tributes to the 31-year-old, one tribute stood out among the rest, from his historic rival, Federer. "To win 10 Roland Garros titles is magical", added Nadal. " Can Nadal rule Wimbledon again? ". Toni Nadal, Nadal's coach and uncle, echoed the same sentiments. "I've had a great season so far and I am happy t...

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  • Real Madrid want Kylian Mbappe and Gianluigi Donnarumma, says president Florentino Perez
Real Madrid want Kylian Mbappe and Gianluigi Donnarumma, says president Florentino Perez

Of course we are watching him. "'We haven't spoken to De Gea", Florentino Perez told Spanish radio station Onda Cero on Monday night. 'Two years ago we had an issue and then the appropriate circumstances didn't arise. "And he seems to have very good manners". That he's one with great quality. "Last year we had a possibility that we didn...

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  • Rahul Dravid Set To Continue As Under 19 & India A Coach
Rahul Dravid Set To Continue As Under 19 & India A Coach

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) might have given Anil Kumble an extention to continue as the head coach of the Indian cricket team until the end of the West Indies tour, but have there been ammends in the relationship between Virat Kohli and the coach? "Yes, chief coach Anil Kumble is staying back for the ICC Meeting.

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