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Author: 0 Mohammad Hafeez: Champions Trophy triumph is for all of Pakistan

They beat South Africa , the world's top-ranked one-day side, and Sri Lanka to reach the last four before dismantling previously unbeaten hosts England with a ruthless semi-final performance. "But he was run out in a bad mix-up", said Kohli, who scored five before becoming the second victim of a fired-up Mohammad Amir . Fakhar Zaman of Pakistan celebrates his century in the ICC Champions Trophy Final on Sunday.

Author: 0 Ronaldo seems 'very serious' amid Real Madrid exit storm - Andre Silva

Two weeks after helping Madrid to retain their Champions League crown, Madrid were rocked on Friday when reports in Portugal - since backed up to other outlets by sources close to the 32-year-old - claimed he no longer wants to play in Spain amid scrutiny over his tax affairs.

Author: 0 Pakistan thrash holders India to win Champions Trophy

What a difference two weeks have made, though, Fakhar, pictured, delivering at every attempt after being brought in for his debut at the age of 27 and Amir's pace and swing proving too good here for Rohit Sharma , Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan - who could add only 26 runs between them to the 895 they had made over the previous four matches.

Author: 0 Fleetwood pictures changed life with Open win

Furyk reached 10-under 200 with a 67 in the third round at Olympia Fields, giving him a three-shot lead over Stephen Leaney of Australia. Woods worked his magic with another last-minute birdie, pressing the action into sudden death at the par-4 7th hole.

Author: 0 India wins the toss and chooses to bowl

A staggering billion people were expected to tune in on television around the world to watch what became a dream all-Asian final at the Oval when Pakistan upset the odds by thrashing England in the semi finals. "Amir bowled brilliantly but all my bowlers bowled really well". Fakhar's natural game has plundered Pakistan domestic cricket for five seasons. "I want to congratulate Pakistan first, they had an unbelievable tournament".

Sport GOP, Dem governors agree with Trump, call health bill 'mean'
Author: 0 GOP, Dem governors agree with Trump, call health bill 'mean'

Marco Rubio, R-Fla. confer on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 13, 2017, as Attorney General Jeff Sessions testified about his role in the firing of FBI Director James Comey and the investigation into contacts between Trump campaign associates and Russian Federation.

Sport Jets castaway Eric Decker signs with Titans
Author: 0 Jets castaway Eric Decker signs with Titans

But unfortunately for some fans, the wide receiver will not be joining the Vikings anytime soon as he has opted to sign a deal on Sunday with the Tennessee Titans . The good news for the Titans is that when Decker's healthy, he produces: The receiver caught 74 or more passes for four straight seasons between 2012 and 2015.

Sport CT2017: Pakistan rewrite record books as it march into finals
Author: 0 CT2017: Pakistan rewrite record books as it march into finals

On a Cardiff ground where they chased more than 300 to beat England in an ODI past year, Pakistan completed Wednesday's pursuit with a mammoth 77 balls to spare when Mohammad Hafeez pulled Stokes for four. "Certainly, I think we're moving in the right direction". Root, who is the Test skipper, said of the match: "We can make excuses, we can say the wicket was more favourable to Pakistan ".

Sport Wallace: Trump's Tweets Are Keeping Mueller's Russia Probe in Headlines
Author: 0 Wallace: Trump's Tweets Are Keeping Mueller's Russia Probe in Headlines

Robert Mueller , the special counsel named by the department to investigate the Russian Federation matter, is now examining whether Trump or others sought to obstruct the probe, a person familiar with the inquiry said on Thursday. After the firestorm caused by Comey's firing, Rosenstein appointed Mueller, Comey's predecessor as FBI director, to take over the DOJ Russia investigation.

Author: 0 Koepka wins first major championship at US Open

Open . "It's going to be a really cool day for someone tomorrow", the world number nine said. "I don't see it turning into a situation that gets out of control, like people saw in 1992". As the front nine progressed, it looked increasingly as if it would come down to a question of who would blink first. He putted for birdie to move to 2 under for the day and 2 over for the tournament.

Author: 0 Amir jolts India's top order

This was a great tournament for me, dismissed some top players . Only four times has 300 been chased successfully at the Oval. A total of 11 runs came in the twentieth over . Hussey said the only concern for India could be their middle-order not spending enough time at the crease. Openers Azhar and Zaman put up a solid platform for other batsmen to post a good total on the board.

Sport Nishikori rallies from set down to make quarters
Author: 0 Nishikori rallies from set down to make quarters

Newsmen report that the world number one came through 2-6 6-1 7-6 (7-0) 6-1 against the Japanese eighth seed at Roland Garros . Murray beat 53rd-ranked Karen Khachanov of Russian Federation 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 on Court Philippe Chatrier while Wawrinka got the better of World No.15 Gael Monfils 7-5, 7-6 (7), 6-2 on Monday.

Author: 0 'England failed to adapt to Cardiff conditions in Champions Trophy'

Pakistan thrashed England by eight wickets with 77 balls to spare, to reach Sunday's final against the winners of today's semi-final between India and Bangladesh at Edgbaston . Pakistan's opening pair Azhar Ali and Fakhar Zaman only added to their opponent's misery as they put on 118 runs for the first wicket. "It's a big challenge jumping from venue to venue but we're going to have to do that with the World Cup so it's important for us to go through games like today for our experience".

Author: 0 Brian Harman looks for major breakthrough at US Open

Open final round, but said he valued the experience. Jordan Spieth at least made the cut at the US Open , which is more than Dustin Johnson , Rory McIlroy , and Jason Day could say. Open titles. There were five after Saturday's round. A superb up-and-down from the back of the 18th green saw Fleetwood leave with just a bogey after a misjudged chip, as Koepka closed with a two-putt birdie to also finish one shot back.

Author: 0 Portugal and Mexico draw 2-2 in Confederations Cup

Portugal led but Mexico fought back to earn a point in their Confederations Cup Group A opener. After the report, global media filled Portugal's training session in Kazan, where Ronaldo trained normally with the rest of the squad. A report by a Portuguese newspaper two days before Sunday's game said that the Madrid forward had made the "irreversible" decision to leave the Spanish club because he was upset with the allegations.

Sport Cavaliers called Indiana Pacers about trading for Paul George
Author: 0 Cavaliers called Indiana Pacers about trading for Paul George

George's decision to leave is a tough blow for the Pacers . By doing this, George gives the Pacers the opportunity to trade him and get something in return for him. ESPN's Ramona Shelburne reports the Lakers "do not now intend to part with any of their young assets in a trade with the Pacers". George flashed his potential immediately, and by his third year in the league, he had already made an All-Star team and was considered one of basketball's top rising stars.

Author: 0 Confederations Cup: Ronaldo eyes more silverware, as Portugal, Mexico clash

New Zealand and hosts Russian Federation complete Group A for the tournament that runs from June 17 to July 2, with world champions Germany, Chile, Cameroon and Australia making up Group B. The other teams are New Zealand, Cameroon, Chile, Australia and Mexico . Ronaldo, Portugal's all-time leading scorer, is the latest in a long line of soccer players in Spain - among them Barcelona's Lionel Messi and Neymar - to be caught up in cases over tax or transfers.

Sport England beat Argentina 35-25 to win series
Author: 0 England beat Argentina 35-25 to win series

The future is brightJones handed out 11 new caps - there were another seven that will return home still waiting for their first taste of worldwide rugby - and a lot of them seized their opportunity to press their claims for a place in his 2019 World Cup squad.

Author: 0 Portugal goal against Mexico annulled after video review

Portugal's Ricardo Quaresma celebrates after scoring his side's first goal during the Confederations Cup , Group A soccer match between Portugal and Mexico, at the Kazan Arena, Russia, Sunday, June 18, 2017. "It was not the result we wanted, the team had the game nearly won and we conceded a goal in the last minutes, but that's football", said Ronaldo. Ronaldo's recent performances have left him in a strong position to catch up with Lionel Messi with a fifth world player of the year award.

Author: 0 Every Record LeBron James Broke In The NBA Finals

When Kevin Durant departed from Oklahoma City to join Golden State last summer, this was precisely why he did it, to win at the highest level, the NBA Finals. Need I say this Warriors group is special? In this series, I just stayed in the moment. Life doesn't usually work out. "Tonight it did for him". Smith spent the past year taking shots at Kevin Durant for his somewhat controversial move from the Thunder to the Warriors .

Author: 0 Thomas shoots 63; breaks US Open record

A memorabilia display in his father's pro shop is a tribute to Justin Thomas' skill, fearlessness and knack for the extraordinary. "That means I'm a part of history", he said. He shot a 69 and was at 2-under 214. Thomas became the fifth player to shoot 63 in the U.S. Open, and the first with a score of 9 under. Results are not what will make this a great week at Erin Hills for the 50-year-old Stricker.

Sport Ramsey repeats Panenka's trick but Wales are held
Author: 0 Ramsey repeats Panenka's trick but Wales are held

Ramsey showed awesome composure and audacity to chip the penalty in a passable imitation of Antonin Panenka's famous effort for Czechoslovakia at the same stadium back in 1976. "I didn't see that coming if I'm honest with you. His input was enormous". Yet while that may make even the most fervent of supporters a little edgy, there was much to admire in a Welsh performance that was full of effort and hard work, a performance that it could easily be argued warranted three points rather than ...

Sport England Under-21 goalkeeper Jordan Pickford not fazed by huge transfer fee
Author: 0 England Under-21 goalkeeper Jordan Pickford not fazed by huge transfer fee

After an impressive qualification campaign, the Under-21s will feel rightly confident of adding to the feel-good factor with a strong performance in Poland . But we know we can play better, and we expect to play better next time. "When we had the ball we were maybe the better team". "The main thing was not to lose the game", he said.

Sport Champions Trophy Final: Punters peg India as favorite
Author: 0 Champions Trophy Final: Punters peg India as favorite

They defeated strong sides like South Africa, Sri Lanka and England in the semi-final. Prior to this summer's Champion's Trophy , Indian Sports Minister Vijay Goel told reporters that India would not play Pakistan in any future non-tournament fixtures, while cross-border "terror from Pakistan" remains.

Author: 0 Diego Costa set to leave Premier League Champions Chelsea

Atletico recently lost an appeal against a FIFA-imposed sanction which means that, while they can still buy players this summer, the Spanish outfit will not be able to register or play them until January. However, the links haven't stopped, with Costa linked with a move to China or a return to Atletico Madrid . English football champions Chelsea are still to make any final decision on the future of their star striker Diego Costa .

Sport The Golden State Warriors Will Skip Trump White House Visit
Author: 0 The Golden State Warriors Will Skip Trump White House Visit

But the first-time champion made some points to show how unique this super team is. If so he will have help from shooting guard Klay Thompson and do-it-all power forward Draymond Green , who are already locked into long-term contracts with the Warriors .

Sport Wanda Durant, Kevin Durant's mother, opens up about sacrifice
Author: 0 Wanda Durant, Kevin Durant's mother, opens up about sacrifice

While fans in the audience chanted "say you're sorry!" at Smith, he conceded and offered a good-hearted "I'm sorry" to Wanda while she smiled and laughed. "I thought we played well and got better each game". "People know how I feel about it, just follow me on Twitter". But that idea fizzled fast when the Warriors opened with a pair of lopsided wins at home, fought back late to steal the next game in Cleveland and then, after dropping their first game of the postseason, closed out the ...

Sport Murray sets up Nishikori clash
Author: 0 Murray sets up Nishikori clash

The No. 1-seeded Murray, a three-time major champion and last year's runner-up at Roland Garros , and No. 3 Wawrinka, whose own trio of Grand Slam trophies includes the 2015 French Open , moved into the quarters with ho-hum, straight-set victories.

Author: 0 Golden State Warriors championship parade set for Thursday in Oakland

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP ) - Stephen Curry tucked a celebratory cigar into his right sock for safekeeping as he handled all of his post-championship obligations. "But honestly, that's something we'll worry about at the time ". Later, he was straightforward and serious: "We were heartbroken last year, but this year was our turn".