Wednesday June 28-th, 2017

Hales, Root keep chase on track

India , the defending champions will start their campaign against arch-rivals Pakistan at Edgbaston on June 4, 2017. Hales and Root bat well together and both cruised to half-centuries. Australia's Rick McCosker and Alan Turner added 182 for the open...

Predators looking to clinch series on home ice Monday Predators looking to clinch series on home ice Monday

Like we said all playoffs, our fans are unbelievable. Just with regard to where we were at last game, we needed a centerman. "We're all excited. It's so much fun". It's about making sure your players are focused. Austin Watson's empty netter wi...

Shot-shy Penguins survive rally to claim Stanley Cup opener Shot-shy Penguins survive rally to claim Stanley Cup opener

There have been several Game 7s for Pittsburgh in the interim on both sides of the ledger, though the Penguins are 2-0 in Game 7s under Sullivan."This one would have a lot of Sid's fingerprints, of him willing his team to a Stanley Cup and winn...

Denver Post reporter fired after tweet on Japanese Indy 500 victor Denver Post reporter fired after tweet on Japanese Indy 500 victor

Formula One champion, Fernando Alonso , finished 24th on his Indy 500 debut, after his Honda engine failed with 20 laps remaining. The alarm rang early Monday for the traditional victor photos on the Yard of Bricks, and Sato was back to w...

Mertesacker reveals how Arsenal 'double act' kept Costa quiet Mertesacker reveals how Arsenal 'double act' kept Costa quiet

Arsene Wenger has all-but signed his new contract ahead of the new campaign, but will the fans be able to accept his decision? I feel this club has special values and we have shown that. For the first time in two decades the Gunners have not qualifi...

Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1 to win record 13th FA Cup Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1 to win record 13th FA Cup

They had started their FA Cup final against Premier League champions Chelsea as clear underdogs, after a disappointing season, finishing fifth and missing out on Champions League qualification for the first time in Wenger's almost 21 years ...

Warriors favoured over LeBron and Cavaliers in the Finals Warriors favoured over LeBron and Cavaliers in the Finals

In the process, Cleveland set an National Basketball Association record by winning their 13th consecutive series closeout opportunity. LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers routed the Boston Celtics last night to clinch the Eastern C...

Sebastian Vettel wins Monaco GP ahead of Ferrari teammate Kimi Raikkonen Sebastian Vettel wins Monaco GP ahead of Ferrari teammate Kimi Raikkonen

It was also the 29-year-old German's second Monaco triumph, his third win this year and the 45th of his career, lifting him 25 points clear of Mercedes' Hamilton in the title racxe. He added: "It's unbelievable". "The Ferrari seems to work ...

French Open prize money: How much could Roland Garros winners earn? French Open prize money: How much could Roland Garros winners earn?

Spain's Rafael Nadal will be the favourite to claim his 10th French Open title. The French Open tennis starts at the Roland Garros Stadium in Paris from tomorrow. Rafael Nadal heads into the French Open with a great deal of confidenc...

Poulter undecided over US Open qualifying, but hopes it won't be needed Poulter undecided over US Open qualifying, but hopes it won't be needed

Els reached the turn in 34 and cancelled out a blemish at the 10th with a five-foot gain at the 11th, before missing the green with his approach in to the par-five next. Poulter's 14th and last appearance at Wentworth came three years ago before fo...

Rafael Nadal: 'I almost destroyed wrist at French Open' Rafael Nadal: 'I almost destroyed wrist at French Open'

As Britain's Andy Murray is number one seed, he will be drawn at the opposite end to world number two Novak Djokovic . They were titles that gave him confidence on the surface, comprising victories against Milos Raonic , Kei Nishikori and Na...

Mixed emotions for Dixon after armed robbery Mixed emotions for Dixon after armed robbery

Franchitti, a three-time Indianapolis 500 victor, retired following a crash at the 2013 IndyCar race in Houston which left him with multiple fractures including a broken back and right ankle. "And I also look at the fact that, in a ideal world, I'v...

Pogba, Mkhitaryan lead Man Utd to emotional Europa League triumph

Purely in soccer terms, Manchester United's 2-0 victory over Ajax in the Europa League final on Wednesday was a triumph of huge significance for England's biggest club. Mourinho's mood has often been dark this season but he still has that habit...

They said we had a bad season but we have three trophies

I've got decisions to make now over the next few weeks, have a word with my family, and then I'll decide. It obviously takes happiness from our achievement. "We knew where they were better than us, we knew where we were better than them, we tried to ...

Kyle Busch Takes The Checkered Flag In Lackluster Contest — NASCAR All-Star Race Kyle Busch Takes The Checkered Flag In Lackluster Contest — NASCAR All-Star Race

Busch has remained among the premier series' best, even though certain tracks have proven to be more challenging than others. Larson might have had the best vehicle at Charlotte Motor Speedway , though. As he made laps under caution, his team was ...

How the latest NBA Draft and free agency rumors affect the Sixers How the latest NBA Draft and free agency rumors affect the Sixers

It was a big night for the Lakers organization, but also for Lonzo Ball and the Ball Family. The majority of National Basketball Association enthusiasts and experts are now watching the Boston Celtics as they got the number one overall pick...

Penguins To Start Matt Murray In Goal Penguins To Start Matt Murray In Goal

Ottawa had mostly neutralized the high-powered Penguins in the first three games, holding them to just three goals - a mark they equaled in less than 32 minutes of Game 4. At one point, the cameras captured Erik Karlsson and Kyle Turris jawing on ...

Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Ottawa Senators - 5/15/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Ottawa Senators - 5/15/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Pittsburgh didn't have to defend the entire night and rely exclusively upon a counterattack offense; the Penguins had quite a bit of offensive zone time , especially in the first period when the Senators committed four penalties. That said, I agre...

Senators vs. Penguins live stream, Game 2 Senators vs. Penguins live stream, Game 2

Ottawa took a 1-0 lead on Pageau's goal at 14:32 of the first period, after Pittsburgh was already 0-for-3 on the power play. Ryan has five goals and six assists in 13 playoff games this year. Karlsson, who leads the Senators with 13 points in the...

Bradley's 3-pointer gives Celtics 111-108 win over Cavs Bradley's 3-pointer gives Celtics 111-108 win over Cavs

The loss is Cleveland's first playoff defeat in 13 games. The Cavs blew a 21-point third-quarter lead, and James, who typically rights the ship, helped lead it straight to the bottom of the ocean. "It was a weird game", Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said...

Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson leaves Game 5 to rest Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson leaves Game 5 to rest

The Senators are listed with a money line of +180 to win, while the over/under total for the game is listed at 5 goals. Often, each is its own snowflake. Forget about it, regroup and come back with our best push in the next game. Aberg scored on ...

Sidney Crosby, Penguins beat Senators 3-2 to tie series

The Ottawa Senators' style of play has caused the Penguins to slow down their game drastically, which is leading to less chances off the rush. That combined with the fact the Senators play a system that just isn't going to allow too much offense ...

Howard fastest, Honda dominates Indianapolis 500 practice

Dixon's run generated the fastest single- and four-lap qualifying speeds around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway oval since Arie Luyendyk's record run in 1996 (237.498 mph for one lap, 236.986 mph for four laps) and the fastest pole run since Scott ...

Ronaldo leads Real Madrid to 33rd La Liga title Ronaldo leads Real Madrid to 33rd La Liga title

Of course, in football, anything can happen, but judging by the first half, Real Madrid fans are set to be the victorious ones. "Happy? It may not seem like I am, but on the inside I'm very happy", Zidane said after the game. Ateltico Madrid bro...

Mourinho: Ajax should not be in the Europa League Mourinho: Ajax should not be in the Europa League

Mourinho had earlier condemned the fixture congestion which means his team play two league games before the Europa League finale next week. Belgium worldwide Marouane Fellaini is a doubt with a hamstring injury while Chris Smalling is set to be r...

Resilient Penguins head home with momentum as Game 5 looms Resilient Penguins head home with momentum as Game 5 looms

The coach declined to explain why he chose Murray over Fleury. Sidney Crosby had a goal and an assist and the resurgent Pittsburgh Penguins beat the host Ottawa Senators 3-2 on Friday night to even the Eastern Conference finals at 2-2. "He brough...

Race for top four: Paul Merson predicts Arsenal and Liverpool fixtures Race for top four: Paul Merson predicts Arsenal and Liverpool fixtures

Everton manager Ronald Koeman has no new injury concerns ahead of the game. "In a football club today you have to employ people who can help you be successful". This is because of Liverpool's absence from several European competitions over the ...

LeBron James Makes NBA History in Game 4 Victory Sunday LeBron James Makes NBA History in Game 4 Victory Sunday

Its safe to say LeBron James firmly has the title of best player in the National Basketball Association in tow after his dismantling of the Toronto Raptors. He does a great job of just managing everybody's minutes and just going with the flow of the ...

Dhoni delivers as Pune reach IPL final

With five wins in their last six games leading into the play-offs, Pune Supergiant will go in with a lot of confidence. Because of his batting and bowling, the RPS got the opportunity to play in the Qualifier 1. In the 20th over, Tiwary chose to ...

Was Paul George trying to tell Celtics something in tweet? Was Paul George trying to tell Celtics something in tweet?

That they have the second overall pick in this year's draft, and could choose a dynamic player with it does too. Hence why Durant missed the First Team roster. Obviously, though, a $200+ million guaranteed contract extension offer would have tested...

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