• Champions League final - Juventus v Real Madrid
Champions League final - Juventus v Real Madrid

Mario Mandzukic's quite brilliant overhead kick had almost everyone watching the Champions League final between Juventus and Real Madrid applauding. Few people can remember what happened in the 2005 Champions League final prior to Liverpool's unbelievable comeback but before it all went wrong for them, Milan were very impressive.

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  • Warriors Owner Sends Message to Cavs After Advancing to NBA Finals
Warriors Owner Sends Message to Cavs After Advancing to NBA Finals

Kevin Durant added 29 points and 12 rebounds and Draymond Green had 16 points, eight rebounds and eight assists. In what could be his final game, Ginobili scored 15 points while dishing seven assists as the Spurs played feisty but ultimately fell in a 129-115 defeat.

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  • Best coach in the world? Zidane thinks not but confirms Madrid stay
Best coach in the world? Zidane thinks not but confirms Madrid stay

He added: "It was a very balanced game in the first half". Real produced a ruthless second-half display after an evenly matched first 45 minutes. Few of those will have matched Mario Mandzukic's spectacular overhead equaliser for Juventus , which was eventually in vain for the Italian side who had the best of the first half before being swept ...

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  • Real Madrid open to Manchester United offer for Gareth Bale?
Real Madrid open to Manchester United offer for Gareth Bale?

In what will be seen as an escalation in the publicity battle between United and Real Madrid , the suggestion that they are gunning for Bale is a follow up to the rumours that have bemused Real Madrid officials in recent days. When Bale signed for Real Madrid , it looked like he would be the flawless replacement for Ronaldo. The Old Traffor...

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  • Ducks forward Nick Ritchie ejected in Game 6 vs. Predators
Ducks forward Nick Ritchie ejected in Game 6 vs. Predators

By Game 6, the "rent-a-wreck" was missing its hood and looked like it was made of tin foil. That's sort of how the series had gone. How has this Nashville Predators team been able to beat some quality opponents, to reach their first ever Cup Final you might ask? Nashville waits: Knocking the smile off Pekka Rinne's face right now is almos...

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  • Real Madrid beat Juventus 4-1 to win the Champions League
Real Madrid beat Juventus 4-1 to win the Champions League

The teams met in the 1998 Champions League final , with Real Madrid winning 1-0 to end its 32-year European Cup/Champions League title drought. Gianluigi Buffon, Giorgio Chiellini, Alex Sandro, Mario Mandzukic and Leonardo Bonucci were all rested when for the final game of the Serie A season last weekend, while Sami Khedira played in the match a...

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  • Warriors Beat Cavaliers in 2017 Says NBA 2K Simulation
Warriors Beat Cavaliers in 2017 Says NBA 2K Simulation

Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving shoots during an NBA basketball practice, Wednesday, May 31, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. After a month and a half of lopsided series and unenjoyable postseason basketball, the NBA Finals will finally tip off Thursday night.

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  • Penguins stress need for fast start to pivotal Game Three
Penguins stress need for fast start to pivotal Game Three

The Pittsburgh Penguins lead the Nashville Predators 1-0 just minutes into the first period. The Penguins lead the best-of-seven series 2-1. The game was delayed briefly after a Predators fan celebrated the goal by throwing a catfish onto one of the blue lines.

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  • Mission Accomplished! Real Madrid Beat Juventus To Break Champions League Curse
Mission Accomplished! Real Madrid Beat Juventus To Break Champions League Curse

Real Madrid has won the second Champions League title in a row after beating Juventus in Cardiff , Wales in the champions League finale. Juventus and Real Madrid are set to square off in Cardiff for the most coveted prize in European club football today, the UEFA Champions League title.

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  • Mourinho will adapt to suit United style, says Anderson
Mourinho will adapt to suit United style, says Anderson

SunSport has previously reported how Mourinho has already held talks with Varane in a bif to lure him to Old Trafford . Juve meet Real Madrid tomorrow night in the Champions League final. Little more than a week since Jose Mourinho returned Manchester United to Europe's top table, he has been given a warning for next season by one of the...

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  • Pandya, Johnson guide Mumbai to third title
Pandya, Johnson guide Mumbai to third title

The Mumbai Indians have won the Indian Premier League after a thrilling one-run victory against the Rising Pune Supergiants in Hyderabad . "He might not have had a great season, but he is one guy who can change it in one over", said former MI skipper Sachin Tendulkar .

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  • Woakes ruled out of Champions Trophy
Woakes ruled out of Champions Trophy

On his return from a maiden stint in the Indian Premier League (IPL), Woakes nursed a quadriceps niggle and missed two of the three one-dayers against South Africa that preceded the eight-team Champions Trophy . Woakes did not feature in the second and third one-day internationals against South Africa last month because of a thigh problem. "...

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  • Indian skipper Kohli denies reports of rift with coach
Indian skipper Kohli denies reports of rift with coach

However, the sad fact is that the rift between the two is not a figment of the TRP-seeking media and has now become a greater soap opera than the impending India-Pakistan Champions Trophy clash. That's why I don't focus on such things. When it is not true, nobody writes that it was our mistake. Even though India have fared well under Kumble's g...

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  • Jack O'Neill: Surf wetsuit pioneer dies
Jack O'Neill: Surf wetsuit pioneer dies

Wetsuit pioneer and founder of the surf brand O'Neill, he was a true trailblazer. As the LA Times notes , O'Neill took his colorful personality to trade shows, making a name for his brand by dressing his own kids in wetsuits and dunking them in ice baths.

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  • Juve stand between a Real Duodecima
Juve stand between a Real Duodecima

Chelsea won the Premier League this term in Conte's first year in charge, but benefited from a lack of midweek European games as their small and settled squad played together regularly and had extra time to ideal the 47-year-old's tactics on the training ground.

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  • Wings of Eagles wins English Derby with Queen in attendance
Wings of Eagles wins English Derby with Queen in attendance

Inside the final 200m, a first classic victor for the mighty Frankel looked to be on the cards as the favourite Cracksman took over under Frankie Dettori. "I've never experienced anything like it and I could certainly get used to it". I said to myself if I get a run I'll win. As for O'Brien, he has not ruled out the prospect of the stablemate...

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  • Twins top Angels after Gibson's best start of season
Twins top Angels after Gibson's best start of season

It was the first triple play turned by the Twins since May 27, 2006 against the Mariners. "I kept thinking about it and saying it", Sano said through translator Carlos Font. Tyler Duffey gave up two hits in the bottom of the seventh but thanks to two strikeouts he got out of that jam to keep the score 1-1 after seven. However, Calhoun tied it in...

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  • Alonso wins Rookie of the Year award for 2017 Indy 500
Alonso wins Rookie of the Year award for 2017 Indy 500

I didn't miss Monaco in terms of result, you know". Throughout the race, Alonso led 27 laps and was in serious contention for victory if he didn't encounter engine drama. Rookie Ed Jones finished third, collecting more than $535,000. After the race, Sato spilt a bottle of milk over his head and celebrated with his finger in the air.

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  • John Terry gives critics short shrift over Chelsea send off
John Terry gives critics short shrift over Chelsea send off

It is believed that a move overseas to China or the United States is now unlikely, and Terry will be making a straight decision between continuing to play Premier League football for a club that can offer regular game time , or retirement.

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  • Narine shines in Windies 6-wicket win
Narine shines in Windies 6-wicket win

Their innings was interrupted by torrential showers which held up play for nearly two hours with the West Indies then at 79 for two off 11 overs. Afghanistan's top order, including captain Asghar Stanikzai who had chosen to bat first, showed little responsibility at the crease and a succession of reckless shots saw them slipping to 58 for eig...

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  • Lions' schedule savaged by New Zealand's Hansen
Lions' schedule savaged by New Zealand's Hansen

Do that, then the pressure goes right back on Steve Hansen's team and no matter how good they are, no one builds pressure like an expectant New Zealand public. The Lions left home yesterday, will arrive tomorrow and play their first game, against the Provincial Barbarians in Whangarei on Saturday in preparation for their three-Test series, whic...

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  • Curry urged teammates to just be themselves vs Cavs
Curry urged teammates to just be themselves vs Cavs

Golden State's length disrupted Cleveland's offense, and James wasn't able to initiate much in the half court or create baskets off drive-and-kicks, as Hayward suggested the Cavaliers would attempt to do. Everybody talks about Draymond Green's suspension and LeBron James' chasedown block, but the biggest reason Golden State collapsed a year ago...

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  • NBA Finals 2017 | Cavaliers vs. Warriors picks, prediction
NBA Finals 2017 | Cavaliers vs. Warriors picks, prediction

But Iguodala's back betrayed him as the Finals wore on previous year, and he didn't look the same in its final few games as the Warriors blew a 3-1 lead over the Cavaliers and wound up watching Cleveland celebrate on Golden State's home court.

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  • Kevin Durant, LeBron James united in quest for National Basketball Association greatness
Kevin Durant, LeBron James united in quest for National Basketball Association greatness

James, whose incredible playing resume includes three championships, four MVP awards and 13 All-NBA selections, delivered a poignant response at Wednesday's Media Day leading to the NBA Finals, which will begin Thursday evening in Oakland.

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  • Buffon hails Madrid class after final heartbreak
Buffon hails Madrid class after final heartbreak

Rodriguez, who has been linked with a move away from the Bernabeu for months, was left out of Madrid's squad for the Champions League final on Saturday night against Juventus . I'm very happy. An incredible season, we've won trophies. Seven minutes later, though, it was back on level terms as Mario Mandzukic spectacularly beat Navas with a bri...

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  • After a dunkfest in Game 1, Cavs must slow Warriors at rim
After a dunkfest in Game 1, Cavs must slow Warriors at rim

The Cavaliers can level the series by winning Game Two on Sunday before the series shifts to Cleveland for two games next week. Since they have made significant improvement in all above three key factors this year, they are well poised to fulfill a sweet revenge, and yet, do not rule out the Cavs by just one game .

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  • Stevenson stops Fonfara in 2nd round in WBC title defense
Stevenson stops Fonfara in 2nd round in WBC title defense

SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® Live From Bell Centre In Montreal At 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT MONTREAL (June 2, 2017) – WBC Light Heavyweight World Champion Adonis Stevenson and Andrzej Fonfara had a tense faceoff during Fridays weigh-in for their 175-pound rematch this Saturday live on SHOWTIME from Bell Centre.

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  • Downtown packed for Stanley Cup Final debut in Nashville
Downtown packed for Stanley Cup Final debut in Nashville

It's going to be a challenge, and we're going to have to be ready". He approved upon his point production each of the next two seasons, finishing with 56 points (24 G, 32 A) in 74 games last season. The losses were a result of opportunistic plays by the Penguins as the Predators outshot them in both games. Other than that it is all pomp and circu...

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  • Predators fan has charges dropped after throwing catfish on ice
Predators fan has charges dropped after throwing catfish on ice

In Game 1 against Nashville , Malkin, Conor Sheary , and Nick Bonino scored in just over four minutes in the first period to put the Penguins up 3-0 - they'd go on to win 5-3. "We're not looking at anybody". "Right away, the focus shifts to we don't lose in our building", Subban told Greg Wyshynski of Yahoo! Through two games of the Stanle...

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  • Real Madrid Player Ratings: Cristiano Ronaldo the hero against Juventus
Real Madrid Player Ratings: Cristiano Ronaldo the hero against Juventus

Instead it was obtained on Saturday night in Cardiff when Real Madrid produced one of the greatest second halves in many years. Cristiano Ronaldo's strike against Juventus at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff during Saturday's final allowed the Santiago Bernabeu club to attain that mark.

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  • Arsenal may bid for Foxes' Mahrez - Wenger
Arsenal may bid for Foxes' Mahrez - Wenger

Mahrez, 26, won the 2015-16 PFA player of the year for his efforts in Leicester's remarkable Premier League-winning campaign, but has endured a hard season this time around. I do not want to push my luck. Arsenal have hinted that they want to sign Riyad Mahrez . But Szczesny's agent David Manasseh has made it clear there is no agreement wi...

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  • Real Madrid defeats Juventus in UEFA Champions League final
Real Madrid defeats Juventus in UEFA Champions League final

Luka Modric is proud of how Real Madrid settled down in the second half and completely took control of the UCL final. GARETH BALE HAS to settle for a place on the bench for Real Madrid's Champions League final against Juventus tonight.

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  • Virat Kohli denies reports of rift with coach
Virat Kohli denies reports of rift with coach

Fans of both teams will gather in huge numbers to support their sides. The Indian team have brought with themselves a cloud of discontent within the dressing room to English shores, as news of skipper Virat Kohli and a few other senior players not being on the same page with head coach Anil Kumble spread like wildfire.

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  • No problems with Anil Kumble, don't spread rumours: Virat Kohli
No problems with Anil Kumble, don't spread rumours: Virat Kohli

More often than not, we are thinking on similar lines. They also triumphed over the Black Caps and England in limited overs series. There's no doubt that the India-Pakistan clash will light up the mega event in England and Wales with supporters of both teams set to paint Birmingham "Blue" and "Green".

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  • Zidane can stay at Real Madrid for life, says Perez
Zidane can stay at Real Madrid for life, says Perez

He said: 'I don't think Juventus have reached the end of a cycle at all. Few of those will have matched Mario Mandzukic's spectacular overhead equaliser for Juventus, which was eventually in vain for the Italian side who had the best of the first half before being swept aside in the second.

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