• Zlatan Ibrahimovic: 'I can play for two more years'
Zlatan Ibrahimovic: 'I can play for two more years'

Ibrahimovic , who scored twice as United beat Southampton in the League Cup final but was injured by the time they lifted the Europa League, underwent an operation on the knee ligament in the United States in early May. "He will play for one more year, maybe two", Raiola recently said. Manchester City are also set to release the quartet of goal...

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  • Ostapenko wins French Open final against Halep
Ostapenko wins French Open final against Halep

Kuerten's 1997 victory came on the day Ostapenko was born. And yes, she was trying to become the first woman in almost four decades to make a Grand Slam title the first tour-level triumph of her career. Fittingly she thumped a backhand victor past Halep to seal victory, before tossing her distinctive green headband into the crowd with a look of d...

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  • Cavaliers were motivated for Game 4 by Warriors' celebration plans
Cavaliers were motivated for Game 4 by Warriors' celebration plans

Prior to Game 4, there was plenty of chatter nationally that the Cavaliers were finished and it was a mere formality for the Warriors to go through another 48 minutes and become the first team in National Basketball Association history to go 16-0 in the postseason.

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  • Rafael Nadal and the French Open's Perfect Romance
Rafael Nadal and the French Open's Perfect Romance

Yet third seed Wawrinka is not the sort to throw in the towel, as he showed in his epic five-set semi-final win over world number one Andy Murray . Rafael Nadal has won his record 10th French Open title, beating No. "For me he's favourite with Federer but Federer won't have the confidence of coming in as French Open champion". The 31-yea...

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  • Red Sox announcer Remy says Tanaka shouldn't get translator
Red Sox announcer Remy says Tanaka shouldn't get translator

The New Jersey native surrendered at least eight hits in each of his last five turns and is 1-3 in that span. Porcello held NY to five hits in 6 2/3 innings on April 26 but issued four walks and was charged with three runs - two earned - in a loss.

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  • Ferrari dominates final practice with Vettel, Raikkonen one-two; Stroll 18th
Ferrari dominates final practice with Vettel, Raikkonen one-two; Stroll 18th

Ferrari had gone into qualifying after going one-two in the final practice session, but Mercedes fought back to lead the first two qualifying sessions. Welcome back, Fernando Alonso ! The German produced a late surge to move past Force India duo Esteban Ocon and Sergio Perez , who paid the price for failing to adhere to team orders, limiti...

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  • Pakistan, Sri Lanka square off for semis spot
Pakistan, Sri Lanka square off for semis spot

VIRAT Kohli will be facing the toughest battle of his nascent ODI captaincy career when defending champions India take on South Africa in a do-or-die virtual "quarter-final" of the ICC Champions Trophy , here on Sunday. We get along really well. South Africa's cricketers resent their reputation for freezing under pressure, but they do the...

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  • Mercedes now the underdogs, says Wolff
Mercedes now the underdogs, says Wolff

Mercedes struggled with its tyre temperatures all weekend long and was unable to match Ferrari's pace, with Wolff believing it to show where the advantage in F1 now lies. Lewis Hamilton believes he can not afford another poor weekend if he wants to stop championship leader Sebastian Vettel from winning the title.

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  • Pletcher takes another jewel in Triple Crown as Tapwrit wins Belmont Stakes
Pletcher takes another jewel in Triple Crown as Tapwrit wins Belmont Stakes

The victory marked trainer Todd Pletcher's third win at the Belmont Stakes , the final race of the Triple Crown. It was the eighth time a trainer has won Triple Crown races in the same year with two different horses . We felt really good coming in that both horses were doing very well. " Tapwrit was getting a handsome trip", Pletcher told re...

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  • CAIR Kentucky reacts to anti-Sharia Law protests
CAIR Kentucky reacts to anti-Sharia Law protests

Demonstrators gathered to protest against Islamic law take part in a rally Saturday, June 10, 2017, in NY. The demonstrations were held in more than two dozen USA cities, including Seattle , New York, Chicago and San Bernadino. In more than two doze. A dozen police surrounded them as counter-protesters shouted several feet away. The counter-prot...

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  • Rafael Nadal wins 10th French Open title
Rafael Nadal wins 10th French Open title

Bethanie Mattek-Sands of the United States and Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic have won their third consecutive Grand Slam title in women's doubles, beating Australians Ashleigh Barty and Casey Dellacqua 6-2, 6-1 in the French Open final.

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  • Nadal reaches flawless ten at Roland Garros
Nadal reaches flawless ten at Roland Garros

Nadal moved into sole possession of second place in men's majors, pulling away from American Pete Sampras and once again getting to within three of Federer. In the final set, another break gave Nadal a 4-1 lead and he would confirm his date with destiny as Wawrinka netted a backhand on his second match point.

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  • 5 takeaways from Game 4 in 2017 NBA Finals
5 takeaways from Game 4 in 2017 NBA Finals

That cut Golden State's lead to 3-1, but as usual Green's stats were only a small chapter of his story. Some variation of those words was written or uttered somewhere nearly one year ago. But it's the one they had to have, and a series that wasn't living up to its hype and seemed headed for a quick conclusion is California bound for Game 5 on M...

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  • India Vs South Africa Live Streaming, Scores & Telecast Online
India Vs South Africa Live Streaming, Scores & Telecast Online

The Indian captain said, "The opportunity comes your way, you have to grab it". It was a startling collapse from the Proteas , whose demise from a position of strength at 140-2 featured three disastrous run outs - the first two accounting for AB de Villiers and David Miller before the last, of Imran Tahir , wrapped up the innings in fitting...

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  • Man United's Mourinho Deserves 'The Special One' Name - Pogba
Man United's Mourinho Deserves 'The Special One' Name - Pogba

Manchester United midfielder and French worldwide Paul Pogba on Friday praised his club's head coach Jose Mourinho and said the Portuguese deserved to be called as a "special one". "Personally, he welcomed me, we had a talk and I had a good feeling from the first moment on". Meanwhile, Pogba could have added competition in midfield next season ...

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  • The White House Can't Decide How to Attack James Comey
The White House Can't Decide How to Attack James Comey

Jim Jordan of OH said Friday, referring to Comey's confirmation that he had informed Trump that the president wasn't being personally investigated. Mr. Comey also testified last week that Attorney General Jeff Sessions's continued oversight of the investigation into whether or not the Trump campaign colluded with Russian Federation would have...

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  • Warburton returns to Lions lineup for Highlanders match
Warburton returns to Lions lineup for Highlanders match

The gap was back to six as Farrell converted a simple kick from close to the posts but the Lions were soon on the back foot as Mo'unga's break got the Crusaders on the verge of the line. They have already seen infinitely more hakas than that, though. "It has been a really tough week and there has been a lot of criticism", the Lions head...

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  • Perfect 10: Nadal routs Wawrinka for record 10th French Open
Perfect 10: Nadal routs Wawrinka for record 10th French Open

It's unrivalled by any player on any surface, and he put Dominic Thiem to the sword in a way no one thought was possible in the semi-final. It is the second championship at Roland Garros for the top-seeded duo of Mattek-Sands and Safarova, who also won the tournament in 2015, and their fifth major overall.

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  • England beat Venezuela to become FIFA U-20 World Cup champions
England beat Venezuela to become FIFA U-20 World Cup champions

England might also have a tough time cracking their defence as they conceded just two goals in the tournament so far and their keeper Wuilker Farinez has made the fewest saves (13) of the four goalkeepers who contested the semi-finals.

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  • Fendrich on Tennis: Watch out for Ostapenko at Wimbledon
Fendrich on Tennis: Watch out for Ostapenko at Wimbledon

The 20-year-old trailed by a set and was 3-0 down in the second to Halep - who would have become world number one with a win - but prevailed 4-6 6-4 6-3. "It's odd.' But then in the next couple of years, I understood how to play there, how to move there, and then I really liked it". Fear just does not seem to come into her vocabulary and the way ...

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  • Nadal outclasses Wawrinka to win 10th French Open title
Nadal outclasses Wawrinka to win 10th French Open title

At 32, Wawrinka is the oldest men's finalist in Paris since 1973. A Wawrinka error handed Nadal a second break advantage and the Spaniard used it to motor to a straight sets victory, giving him his first Grand Slam since he won the 2014 French Open .

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  • Draymond Green: I don't pay much attention to anybody in Cleveland
Draymond Green: I don't pay much attention to anybody in Cleveland

There doesn't seem to be anything that rattles them, so it should be no surprise that on the verge of being swept by a Warriors team James called a "juggernaut" and "beast" before the Finals began, Cleveland dug down deep again. For a player who almost was thrown out of Game 4, Green seems to have a lot to say. "We have to come out with some fi...

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  • Royals out score Astros 7-5
Royals out score Astros 7-5

Carlos Beltran with the two run bomb as the Astros hang seven runs on Junis in three and two thirds innings. Wainwright had gone 3-0 with a 2.64 ERA in five May starts, but his latest outing was more like the Wainwright of April, when he sported a 6.12 ERA in five starts.

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  • Halep, Ostapenko to battle it out for French Open title
Halep, Ostapenko to battle it out for French Open title

The Romanian is in it to win it. The 25-year-old will attempt to avenge her 2014 French Open final loss to Russian Maria Sharapova in this year's championship match. "I was scared, because they told me that it's broken". I mean, who tries that? I'm a competitor, and it really pisses me off not to be in the final.

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  • Mattek-Sands, Safarova claim fifth major title in Paris
Mattek-Sands, Safarova claim fifth major title in Paris

The United States-Czech pair tamed unseeded Australians Ashleigh Barty and Casey Dellacqua 6-2, 6-1 in the final. Mattek-Sands and Safarova took just 66 minutes to account for the Aussie duo, who were also runners-up in 2013 at the Australian Open , Wimbledon and US Open.

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  • Rafael Nadal makes history at French Open, wins record-breaking 10th title
Rafael Nadal makes history at French Open, wins record-breaking 10th title

He fought all the way through the third set, picking up a double break when he didn't necessarily need to in what was ultimately the final game of the match - but it characterised what Nadal did - fought for every point, as he has done throughout his career and made Wawrinka work for everything.

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  • Hamilton equals hero Senna with pole in Canada
Hamilton equals hero Senna with pole in Canada

Hamilton's pole position lap was a stunning effort that saw him equal Ayrton Senna's number of poles, a lap the Briton described as "as close as I could get" to ideal. Lewis Hamilton produced a stunning lap of 1 minute 11.459 seconds to claim his sixty-fifth pole position in Formula 1, just 0.330 seconds ahead of Scuderia Ferrari's Sebastia...

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  • Southgate calls for more clinical England after late Scotland drama
Southgate calls for more clinical England after late Scotland drama

That's what we have got to show - we have to be a team that are never beaten. "It had to go wide, then we have to stop the cross and then we have to deal with the cross". "We know how good this England side are, playing them at Wembley in November we didn't do ourselves justice, but today we showed what we are all about".

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  • Sri Lanka's De Silva replaces Perera at Champions Trophy
Sri Lanka's De Silva replaces Perera at Champions Trophy

South Africa: AB de Villiers (captain), Hashim Amla , Quinton de Kock (wk), David Miller, JP Duminy, Faf du Plessis, Imran Tahir, Keshav Maharaj, Farhan Behardien, Chris Morris, Wayne Parnell, Andile Phehlukwayo, Dwayne Pretorius, Kagiso Rabada.

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  • Cavs didn't want Warriors celebrating in Cleveland
Cavs didn't want Warriors celebrating in Cleveland

Heading into Game 5 of the 2017 NBA Finals Monday night, Stephen Curry and Co. have a 3-1 series lead over the Cleveland Cavaliers , returning home with a chance to win the title. Instead, it just turned out to be the most confusing moment for the game's officiating crew in what was a poor performance from them from start to finish.

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  • England wins toss, bowls 1st against Australia
England wins toss, bowls 1st against Australia

Even while defending a modest 277, Josh Hazlewood's double blow had pushed England on the backfoot, reducing the hosts to 35 for 3. But Eoin Morgan was unperturbed by the situation and refused to buckle under pressure. Glenn Maxwell after adding to Australia's tally of dropped catches. It was fitting really that the rain came down in Bi...

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  • Amla, Tahir deliver comfortable win for South Africa
Amla, Tahir deliver comfortable win for South Africa

Sri Lanka wasted a strong start and from 69 for no loss in the ninth over, they were reduced to 155 for 6 in the 30th over and by then the game was as good as over. But the 34-year-old was run out in the next over after reaching three figures when he attempted a second run having turned Asela Gunaratne to mid-wicket and Kusal Mendis´ accurate thro...

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  • Stanley Cup Finals Game 5: Penguins vs Predators
Stanley Cup Finals Game 5: Penguins vs Predators

Nashville's Rinne was pulled after only 20 minutes, meanwhile, in another shaky outing in Pittsburgh - one that saw him surrender three goals on only nine shots. He not only avoided losing three straight games for the first time in his career, he also stopped 24 shots for his second shutout of these playoffs, third in the postseason in his career.

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  • Ravichandran Ashwin Should Play Against South Africa
Ravichandran Ashwin Should Play Against South Africa

And, de Villiers believes that though a coach can not affect a team's performance, India would make that as an excuse if it loses on Sunday. This made things easier for the Indians, who enjoyed tightening the noose around the Proteas' necks.

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  • Crosby's brilliant night overshadowed by Subban tussle, water bottle toss
Crosby's brilliant night overshadowed by Subban tussle, water bottle toss

Crosby also passed Mario Lemieux for first in Penguins history with 20 career points in the Stanley Cup final . Subban's revelation got the attention of the company behind the popular mouthwash, which delivered several bottles of its cool mint antiseptic to the Predators' arena before Game 4, which Nashville won to even the series at two.

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