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Khan, Amir trigger Sri Lanka collapse

After being put in to bat, Sri Lanka's openers made a confident start, initially easing along at nearly six runs an over during a spell highlighted by Dickwella walking across his stumps and flicking an audacious scoop shot off Junaid Khan way over Pakistan wicketkeeper Sarfraz's head which nearly carried for six. Read More »

Manchester United must pay €100m clause to sign Andrea Belotti - Torino


It was also claimed that Jose Mourinho personally called Belotti in late April to make the 23-year-old aware of United's interest. Belotti really came of age in Serie A last season, scoring 26 goals in 35 appearances. "We are trying to build the best possible team at Torino ". This season was Belotti's best in front of goal since turning professional six years ago and his impressive showings have seen his rewarded on the worldwide scene as he earned the first of seven Italian national ... Read More »

Green stays in Game 4 after technical foul fiasco


I want nothing more than for the Warriors to win this game and sweep, but if Draymond Green somehow hits the game-winning shot, after narrowly avoiding getting tossed - from techs on two questionable calls that will be scrutinized like the Zapruder film in the coming days - National Basketball Association fans are going to have a hard time laying off that "asterisk" talk. Read More »

How to watch Golden State Warriors v Cleveland Cavaliers

Golden State would rather forget that monumental collapse last season, when Green's absence for Game 5 because of his accumulation of flagrant foul points helped swing the series. Cleveland needs James to not only take a lot of shots, but to take it to the basket when needed. There was no doubt who was better and who deserved to win Game 4. Read More »

Eddie Lacy weighs in under 250 pounds


Jeremy Fowler of ESPN reported the news. The Seahawks signed Lacy to a one-year contract worth $2.865 million guaranteed and he can earn up to $2.685 million through various incentives, which also include his weight clause. The Seahawks will then give Lacy five more chances to earn $55,000 when he gets weighed once-a-month during the National Football League season. Read More »

Crosby doing it all again as Penguins close in on Cup


The biggest sellers, she said, included the black-and-gold Sydney Crosby jerseys with the old Penguins logo on the back, and the other big sellers now are the gold shirts that the fans wear to the arena. "We need to be better, obviously, because we didn't defend it well and they got a power play ". Moments earlier, a Predators fan had thrown a catfish on to the ice. Read More »

Berger retains St Jude Classic, Power & McDowell seven adrift in Memphis

South African Schwartzel shot a woeful four-over 74 on Saturday, but bounced back with a final-round 66, while Kim had a 67. "I'm really proud of the way I played today". A birdie on the 15th saw Berger move clear of the pack, which at one point included nine players tied for the lead. "I feel great, I feel like I broke through", she said. Read More »

Nadal wins record-breaking 10th French Open

Nadal first played the French Open tournament also knows as " Roland Garros " in 2005 and since then has only lost two matches. As a tired Wawrinka sliced a volley into the net on match point Nadal collapsed on his back on the baseline. Nadal won for the 16th time in 19 meetings with Wawrinka, who insisted there was plenty to be positive about following his recent performances. Even when he was stretched the response was emphatic, one astonishing forehand, whipped from close to the front row ... Read More »

Scott Dixon spins out in IndyCar crash at Texas

Texas Motor Speedway president Eddie Gossage had little to complain about after the summer race weekend. Kanaan, the Race 1 victor at Texas in his 2004 Verizon IndyCar Series championship season, wasn't certain what happened to trigger the crash but accepted responsibility. Read More »

United's Europa league win gave Manchester a lift, says Ferguson


Wearing black armbands, while chants of " Manchester " rang out from their fans in Sweden, Paul Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitaryan saw United to a 2-0 triumph in the Europa League final. A little more than 48 hours after the attack, substitute Wayne Rooney took over the captain's arm band and raised the Europa League trophy at the Friends Arena , the stadium where Grande began her world tour back on May 8. Read More »

Warriors' Green will be on the court for this Finals Game 5

And so, when the second one was announced, a crowd already in a celebratory mood inside Quicken Loans Arena thanks to a scintillating offensive performance from the Cavaliers realized what was happening and erupted in celebration. I talk to them. They be thinking about me. He was 1-for-6 on 3-pointers and is shooting 25 percent from beyond the arc in the series, the continuation of a steady slide downward since he made more than half of his 3-pointers in the opening round against Portland. Read More »

Ex-Celtics PG Sebastian Telfair arrested on gun charges


Telfair was pulled over driving through the Brooklyn neighborhood in a Ford F-150 pickup truck because the headlights were not turned on. Telfair, 32, and another man, Jami Thomas, 18, were found with four loaded weapons, ammunition and a bullet-resistant vest, police said. Read More »

Cavs' Irving inspired by Warriors' talk of celebrating at Cleveland


Kyrie Irving scored a game-high 40 points and LeBron James chipped in with 31 as the defending champions pulled to within 3-1 and forced the best-of-seven series back to Oakland. But the Durant-led Warriors are not the 2016 Warriors , which seems to shorten the window on James delivering more championships. And beyond their firepower, the Cavs did it on defense, holding the up-and-down Warriors without a single fast-break point. Read More »

Del Potro wins 1st match at French Open since 2012


Almagro - who retired against Rafael Nadal in Rome last month with the same issue - bent over, then fell backwards onto the court at 1-1 in the third set after the players split the first two sets. "I think a lot of time when I'm playing and especially when I'm frustrated or down, I don't always project a lot of positivity on the court", he said. Read More »

Guentzel shines again as Pens surge to Game Two win


The Penguins have only blown two 2-0 series leads in their franchise history and none since 2000. They don't win games with 12 shots and going 37 minutes without one period. Rinne, who was last pulled on February 21, was mercifully replaced with Juuse Saros. Odds are tonight's Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final at Pittsburgh won't be as much of an anomaly as the series opener. Read More »

LeBron James got away with groin kick, shove during Game 3


At least one, maybe one or two seasons - me, Melo, D-Wade, CP - we can get a year in. "He (Gilbert) not only disrespected me, but my name", James tells the group. He blocked the shot cleanly, stripping the ball from James. After all, the Cavs-Warriors series is all but over. He had five turnovers in Game 3, six turnovers in Game 4 . Read More »

Warriors' Green stays in Game 4 after technical foul fiasco

The public address announcer said the technical was on Green, and it was listed in box scores distributed at the end of the first quarter and at halftime. Green said his suspension conversation with Myers is a moment "I remember like it was yesterday, I'll never forget it". Last season, they established a Finals record as the first team to ever come back from a 3-1 deficit and shock the Warriors in seven games. Read More »

Tapwrit Wins Belmont Stakes

He saddled victor Always Dreaming in the Derby. Tucked in along the rail with Gormley to his outside, Tapwrit and Ortiz waited patiently behind the leaders. Japanese horse Epicharis has been scratched from Saturday's Belmont Stakes after an examination revealed continued inflammation in his right front hoof, race officials said. Read More »

Silva and Diego Costa on target as Spain beat plucky Macedonia


Thoughts for Lopetegui and Co. now naturally turn to Spain's crucial next qualifier against Italy at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu in September, with both sides locked level atop the group on 16 points apiece. The match in the Spanish capital will likely go a long way to deciding which of the two powerhouses automatically qualifies for the finals as group victor, and which will hope to reach a playoff as one of the group runners-up. Read More »

Warriors go for historic NBA Finals sweep


It wasn't a goal to start the postseason, but now that's it's attainable, we have our eyes set on it". "Their team was already kind of put together, and you just implement a guy that's ready to sacrifice, a great talent, a guy that's willing to do whatever it takes to help the team win". Read More »

Bayern complete signing of Gnabry from Bremen


The winger becomes Bayern's third signing ahead of next season after the previous captures of Hoffenheim duo Niklas Sule and Sebastian Rudy, while they also made Kingsley Coman's stay at the club permanent after a two-year loan spell. Both clubs denied the accusations at the time. His spectacular first goal in just his second game for the club was the sole high-point of a 4-1 drubbing against Borussia Mönchengladbach . Read More »

Toronto Blue Jays' Jose Bautista stealthily steals second base after walk


Josh Donaldson continued to bring the rain with his eighth home run of the season. The Mariners have scored seven runs in their last three games and four or more runs in 10 of their last 13 games. "Everybody in the league knows who he is, and guys get geared up for him". In the 8th inning, with 2 out, Jose Bautista drew a walk and noticed no one was paying attention to him, so he took off for second and got there without a play. Read More »

Penguins thrash Predators in Game Five


A shot by Pittsburgh Penguins' Evgeni Malkin gets past Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35) for a goal during the first period of Game 5 of the NHL Stanley Cup Final, Thursday, June 8, 2017, in Pittsburgh. Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne might be having flashbacks after allowing two goals on the first six Penguins shots, falling behind 2-0 early in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final. Read More »

Anil Kumble-Virat Kohli Saga A Takes New Turn


The three-member Cricket Advisory Committee ( CAC ) comprising of Indian cricket's stalwarts Sachin Tendulkar , Sourav Ganguly and VVS Laxman has put the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the Committee of Administrators (COA) in a fix. Read More »