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Author: 0 Fakhar, Amir sparkle as Pakistan stun India

Kohli, whose dismissal by Amir caught at point was the moment Pakistan looked locked in for the win, admitted his side had no answer to the onslaught - one that started to unravel soon after his decision to field first when Fakhar was reprieved on three, caught off a Jasprit Bumrah no-ball, and then started flaying the Indian attack to all parts of SE11.

Sport Nadal cruises into quarter-finals at Roland Garros
Author: 0 Nadal cruises into quarter-finals at Roland Garros

Nadal , who turned 31 on Saturday, has dropped only 20 games during his first four matches , one game short of his best start at a Grand Slam . Nadal destroyed his opponent on Court Suzanne Lenglen to move into the quarter- finals and one step closer to a 10th Roland Garros crown.

Sport Reported Ronaldo link with Bayern is hoax of the day: Club
Author: 0 Reported Ronaldo link with Bayern is hoax of the day: Club

Ronaldo left United to join Madrid in an £80m deal in 2009 and the Red Devils have attempted to bring him back to Manchester on at least one occasion since then, according to Sky . French big spenders, Paris Saint-Germain have also shown interest in signing the 32-year-old, while it is understood AC Milan owners have been in contact this summer with the player's agent Jorge Mendes about his availability.

Sport Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang open to £70m Liverpool transfer move
Author: 0 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang open to £70m Liverpool transfer move

Guardiola already has Sergio Aguero and Gabriel Jesus in his ranks and Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez remains his top summer target. According to an exclusive report from Italian website Tutto Mercato Web , Liverpool are among the clubs interested in signing Genoa winger Diego Laxalt this summer.

Author: 0 Lakers looking to acquire another 1st round pick

What does George have to do with Thursday's NBA Draft? "Sources point to Ball as the target". The Lakers could take De'Aaron Fox or Dennis Smith Jr.at No. Or will he opt for a draft-and-stash product since the team already has tons of youth on its roster? The New York Knicks who have had a wild offseason with public rifts between players and the front office go into the draft with three picks (8,44,58).

Sport Megan Anderson on Cyborg title fight: 'It's my time to shine'
Author: 0 Megan Anderson on Cyborg title fight: 'It's my time to shine'

After she gave up on the idea of an immediate fight with De Randamie though, "Cyborg" began campaigning the UFC to make a fight between her and Australia's Anderson, who was more than willing to face the feared 31-year-old veteran. Cyborg (Justino) is going to fight Megan (Anderson) for the belt. She was just the second-ever Dutch Ultimate Fighting Championship titlist and the inaugural UFC women's featherweight champion.

Sport Joe Buck misidentifies Brooks Koepka's girlfriend for ex
Author: 0 Joe Buck misidentifies Brooks Koepka's girlfriend for ex

Joe Buck has called many memorable sports moments as FOX's lead play-by-play man, but few have matched the awkwardness that closed out the U.S. Open on Sunday. After walking off that 18th green as a major champion, Koepka's kiss with girlfriend Jena Sims was captured by the FOX broadcast . "Brooks told me secretively that they were together this week".

Sport Celtics unlikely to trade for Bulls star Jimmy Butler
Author: 0 Celtics unlikely to trade for Bulls star Jimmy Butler

It didn't take too long after The Finals ended for some National Basketball Association trade rumors to send social media into a frenzy with the reports of a potential deal with the Boston Celtics and the Philadelphia 76ers that would revolve around the No.

Sport Rangers Learn Opposition For Europa League First Qualifying Round
Author: 0 Rangers Learn Opposition For Europa League First Qualifying Round

The Dons will play either Ordabasy Shymkent, who finished fourth of in the Kazakhstan Premier League last season, or seventh-placed Bosnian side NK Siroki Brijeg. They lost 3-0 on aggregate to Shamrock Rovers in the 2015/16 Europa league. There are three qualifying rounds and then a final play-off round before the group stage, with Scottish champions Celtic entered into the second qualifying round, along with Irish side Dundalk.

Sport Champions League draw could see Linfield host Celtic in Belfast
Author: 0 Champions League draw could see Linfield host Celtic in Belfast

Their opponents will become clear in the first week of July after Linfield and La Florita have played each other in the first qualifying round. Linfield chairman Roy McGivern has said that a potential clash will Celtic will not be played on 12 July, and revealed the club would like to play the second leg away from home.

Author: 0 Manchester United ready to table £30m transfer bid for Nelson Semedo

The Eagles now have the 23-year-old on a deal until 2021, and the contract also contains a release fee of £52.4m, but it's reported that they are prepared to let the highly-rated player leave the club for less. "I'm quite good at them so if I get an opportunity to take a free-kick, I think I'll be there", he told MUTV . I trust myself and it's going to be tough but I'm looking forward to it.

Author: 0 Fowler, three others share lead after two rounds at US Open

The top three players in the world have never missed the cut in the same major dating to when the world ranking began in 1986. Rickie Fowler failed to capitalize on the great conditions, shooting a 73 that kept him on the first page of the leaderboard but left him in a three-way tie for second place with Jamie Lovemark and JB Holmes.

Author: 0 Vegas holds all the cards with NHL expansion draft list out

The NHL Awards Show in Las Vegas begins at 8 p.m. and the Golden Knights' draft picks will be announced during the telecast. Vatanen was the odd-man out in being left unprotected from a deep and talented group of Ducks defensemen .

Sport Bellerin 'torn' on Barca move
Author: 0 Bellerin 'torn' on Barca move

Arsenal fullback Hector Bellerin has been heavily linked with a return to Barca ahead of next season, with the club having struggled to replace Dani Alves in the 2016/17 campaign. "He's an Arsenal player and nearly certainly he will stay here", Monreal told Spanish outlet El Mundo Deportivo . "I have spoken to him (Bellerin) and from one side he wants to join Barca, but from the other he feels very attached to Arsenal ".

Author: 0 Koepka wins US Open title

Fans were given an Arnold Palmer pin upon arrival and the players played for a Palmer-stamped pin on the 18th green. This week he received pep talks from swing coach Claude Harmon III, master short game coach Pete Cowen and from world number one Johnson, last year's victor.

Author: 0 Portugal 2 Mexico 2: Moreno's last-ditch header secures a point

Mexico are a virtual lock to qualify for the World Cup next year, and will have a puncher's chance against the best nations in the world. Cristiano Ronaldo , coming off a tumultuous week off the field, had set up Ricardo Quaresma's opening goal for Portugal , and Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez hit Mexico's equalizer just before halftime.

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo: Real Madrid star reacts to Portugal draw in Confederations Cup

It took a while for both sides to settle but the first real action of interest was possibly the most contentious. Cristiano Ronaldo has now scored or assisted in each of his last seven games for Portugal . So we have to stay calm and think about the next game. Writing in his column on West Ham's website, Fonte said: "We are obviously used to spending time together away at tournaments, and it helps that we have a great bunch of lads and are all very close".

Author: 0 Russian Federation football fan leader barred from Confederations Cup

Striker Smolov and midfielder Glushakov fired a goal each to take their team to a comfortable victory. Putin, who urged Russian Federation to improve their performances in the build-up to the tournament, seemed to enjoy the match and was seen happily applauding Smolov's strike as he sat in the stands alongside FIFA president Gianni Infantino.

Author: 0 Novak Djokovic v Dominic Thiem - player profiles

Whoever comes out on top will then likely face a semi-final battle against Nadal, with the nine-time victor undoubtedly grateful he'll only have to face one of his two greatest challengers at Roland Garros . Their only prior meeting was a tight affair as Mladenovic scraped through in two tie-break sets on the clay in Marrakesh two years ago. Richard Gasquet retired from his all-French third-round match against Gael Monfils after getting treatment on his right thigh.

Author: 0 Pakistan Defeat India To Win Champions Trophy

Once last hope Hardik Pandya (76) was run out, the writing was on the wall as India were bundled out for just 158 with nearly 20 overs remaining. Pakistan bowler Hasan Ali won the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy Golden Ball award for the top bowler of the tournament. Fakhar responded with two overs of circumspection and then two more which brought him three fours and two sixes as he suddenly put his foot down against India's two specialist spinners on his way to a century, which ...

Sport Tottenham demand whopping £50m for key ace as PL rivals circle
Author: 0 Tottenham demand whopping £50m for key ace as PL rivals circle

Tottenham are ready to offload Kevin Wimmer this summer and want to sell him for £20m. The report details that the England global could be used as a makeweight in a deal for Spurs ace Eric Dier , who Jose Mourinho is keen on signing but is valued at £50million.

Sport Kevin Durant Expecting To Work Out Contract To Keep Warriors' Core Together
Author: 0 Kevin Durant Expecting To Work Out Contract To Keep Warriors' Core Together

Corden asked as Durant responded: "No, we wanted to sweep them". And I trust Durant when he says the Warriors worked hard to create chemistry and put the team ahead of their egos. Kyrie Irving followed up his 40-point gem in Friday's Game 4 with 26 points but shot 9 for 22. ". As we go into the talks and this whole process, which is obviously new for me, I will approach it to get the most out of it I can as an individual, as a player, and something that I've been working for for a ...

Author: 0 McIlroy misses cut after 'shooting himself in foot'

I couldn't possibly shoot any higher than I did. I guess I've just kind of always been that way. The cut fell at one over par to leave the entire field separated by just eight shots. It was the second consecutive USA event the Briton has withdrawn from having pulled out of last month's Players Championship in the second round. He opened Thursday with a 9-over 81.

Author: 0 Mexico score incredible last minute equalizer against Portugal

The eight-team competition, comprising world champions Germany , Portugal , South American champions Chile, Asian champions Australia, Oceania's New Zealand , African Nations Cup winners Cameroon, Concacaf champions Mexico and hosts Russian Federation starts on Saturday.

Author: 0 Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers to go 3-0 up

In the third game of the NBA Finals in Cleveland , Ohio, the Golden State Warriors beat the Cleveland Caveliers 118-113. Trailing by six (113-107) after JR Smith drained a 3-pointer with 3:09 remaining, the Warriors finished the game on an 11-0 run, with Durant accounting for 7 points and Curry the other 4.

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo to quit Real Madrid?

If CR7 actually decides to pack his bag and look for a new abode, media reports suggest that Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain would lock horns over welcoming the striker with open arms. Ronaldo has scored 285 goals in 241 league appearances since leaving Manchester for the Spanish capital in 2009. Cristiano Ronaldo has pin-pointed Manchester United as his preferred next destination if he does indeed leave Real Madrid this summer, according to Gianluca Di Marzio .

Sport Koepka In Control Sunday At US Open
Author: 0 Koepka In Control Sunday At US Open

THE BIG EASY: Weekend rain softened the greens at Erin Hills. Koepka's winning total of 16-under equals the lowest score to par for a U.S. Open, matching Rory McIlroy's victory at Congressional in 2011 on a par-71 layout. "When that happened it did give me a lot of confidence". Back when he was winning the U.S. Junior Amateur in 2003. Other than him, nobody made a charge.

Author: 0 Troubled Ronaldo eyes more silver at Confederations Cup

Argentine referee Nestor Pitana disallowed a goal by Portugals Pepe in the 21st minute of the first half after consulting the video assistant referee. Cristiano Ronaldo ran at the Mexican defense before finding Quaresma for an easy finish. "We played against a team at a high level". (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis).

Sport Manchester United boosted as Cristiano Ronaldo is valued at £131m — In Focus
Author: 0 Manchester United boosted as Cristiano Ronaldo is valued at £131m — In Focus

Jorge Mendes , his agent, knows that well as Ronaldo has asked him to do everything he can to bring him back to Old Trafford. Would Ronaldo really push that off over alleged tax evasion and anger at Real Madrid's support? The prosecution said the player had taken advantage of a corporate structure created in 2010 that served to hide his income derived from his image rights.