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Author: 0 Champions Trophy final: Pakistan has nothing to lose, says Azhar Mahmood

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. "Pakistan will have to play out of their skins to beat India", he added. Despite bowling well, Amir went wicketless in the first two group matches, against India and South Africa.

Author: 0 McIlroy, Day try to make up ground, make cut at US Open

Erin Hills fought back on Friday and the world's top three players won't be around for the weekend at the U.S. Open . McIlroy and Jason Day never recovered from theirs. I've known my game could be capable. with my distance and my wedge game. "I didn't think it was the putter, it was the guy on the end of it", said McIlroy , who had 62 putts over two rounds.

Author: 0 Casey goes top then crashes down US Open leaderboard

The world number two from Northern Ireland, desperate to add to his collection of four majors, was left fighting for survival at Erin Hills after a six-over-par first round 78. He just won't play on the weekend at the U.S. Open. "I started to let it go a little bit on the back nine and I showed what I can do". Branden Grace (72), Louis Oosthuizen (70) and Brandon Stone (74) are level-par, but Charl Schwartzel (3-over), George Coetzee and Oliver Bekker (both 7-over) missed the cut.

Sports Buffon vows to take one more shot at winning Champions League
Author: 0 Buffon vows to take one more shot at winning Champions League

And Croatia playmaker Modric, who brilliantly set up Ronaldo's second goal, was quick to pay tribute to manager Zinedine Zidane . Mundo Deportivo was more generous as it lauded the work done by Real's coach Zidane to win a second Champions League after just 18 months in charge at the Santiago Bernabeu .

Author: 0 I couldn't have shot any higher - Johnson after missing US Open cut

Johnson came in with 73, but that was not almost enough, as he finished at 4-over 148 when 145 or better was needed to advance. But at 5-over 149, he'll have the weekend off, too. "Shooting a good score today gave me a lot of confidence", Matsuyama said. "And I showed what I can do". It didn't matter at that point, because I was so far from the cut line.

Author: 0 Four tied for lead in US Open

But two triple bogeys on Thursday when he found trouble in the fescue were simply too costly to overcome, especially on a day when a record 44 players broke par. Canadian Adam Hadwin is tied for 24th at 2-under par after double bogeying the 17th hole on Friday for a 2-over 74. And then , Fowler took a bogeys at Nos.

Author: 0 Sunday with double dose as Pakistan faces India in Cricket and Hockey

Someone has helped you win the game. There is no reason for you (Sarfraz) to rejoice. I can't tell you who have won them the games. "They can come up with a good game and hence it is important for us to stick to the roles assigned by our coach and execute them as planned", Manpreet said.

Author: 0 US Open at a glance

Bill Haas also is off to a nice start, with three birdies and no bogeys through his first eight holes. But there was no hope for Day and McIlroy . After Thursday's round, McIlroy and his coach Michael Bannon discussed his swing issues. But that was met with a swift response from McIlroy who wrote "More like 200mil...

Sports Kyle Busch turns fastest lap at Pocono for 2nd straight pole
Author: 0 Kyle Busch turns fastest lap at Pocono for 2nd straight pole

Ryan Blaney was splashed with beer, accepted some handshakes and even gave a fist bump in a raucous victory lane celebration. With last week's win, Johnson now leads the series with three victories. "Super fast, raw speed - he's got it", Earnhardt said. "That was our only weakness". "We picked up, but we should have picked up a lot more than we did.

Sports Fowler and Koepka slug it out at US Open
Author: 0 Fowler and Koepka slug it out at US Open

Bill Haas (68), Harris English (69) and Brendan Steele (69) had moved into the group at four under, where Marc Leishman (72) remained, while Masters champion Sergio Garcia was a shot further back following a 71. "I definitely hit it better off the tee". Casey started the second round just one shot behind Rickie Fowler , and he tied Fowler briefly with a birdie on the par-4 11th hole before dropping a shot on the 12th.

Sports Missed fairways leave McIlroy in rough shape at US Open
Author: 0 Missed fairways leave McIlroy in rough shape at US Open

Spectators at the US Open will be given free bottled water after traces of E coli were discovered in a public water fountain at Erin Hills. The Englishman eventually signed for 1-under 71 and walked into the clubhouse level with overnight leader Rickie Fowler, who had yet to start his round.

Sports Oakland triumphant as parade set to celebrate NBA's Warriors
Author: 0 Oakland triumphant as parade set to celebrate NBA's Warriors

You don't force anybody to have to take that approach, but at the end of the day, we know what's best for us as a group going forward and we're going to do whatever we can to keep this team together. There might be somebody different in (office). "So you don't know what's going to happen". As Iguodala sees it, the Trump administration has made matters worse when it comes to the racial divide in America.

Author: 0 Rickie Fowler leads US Open on day of highs and lows

Rory McIlroy and Jason Day never recovered from theirs. Fowler, who is still searching for his first major championship victory, recorded seven birdies on his magnificent bogey-free round. Mickelson figured he would need at least a four-hour delay at Erin Hills, where the course has been closed twice in the last three days because of thunderstorms.

Author: 0 Man overboard! Artemis' skipper goes flying into Bermuda's Great Sound

Speaking after the race, he said he "got a little flick off the back of the boat". Just as I was crossing, we straightened the turn, which had me sliding down the aft beam. New Zealand showed the same slick consistency they have done throughout the challenger series, keeping their 50-foot (15 metre) foiling catamaran above the water for much of the time.

Author: 0 Miami as much a threat as Boston to sign Gordon Hayward

Apparently, he was impressed with the way fans treated Paul Pierce during his final game in Boston . Overall, there are a lot of "ifs", but at least the Celtics have opportunities to trigger fireworks in the draft, free agency and via trade.

Sports Konta Rolls Past Barty and into the Nottingham Semis
Author: 0 Konta Rolls Past Barty and into the Nottingham Semis

She explained: "The grass court season is a great period for all us Brits and I love the fact that I drive to Eastbourne and Wimbledon and not have to get on a plane to travel to the tournament. I get to stay at home for both of those tournaments and it is a lucky position to be in. Saturday's other semi-final in Nottingham pits Donna Vekic against Lucie Safarova, following respective wins over Maria Sakkari and Tsvetana Pironkova.

Sports Cristiano Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane hails Real Madrid's incredible success
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane hails Real Madrid's incredible success

Ronaldo isn't immune to criticism and when asked about how certain fans in the Bernabeu have reacted to him this season, he simply said that the "numbers don't lie". Juventus conceded more goals on the night than it had on the journey to the final, having let in only three in the previous 12 games. Zidane, 44, led Madrid to glory in last season's Champions League less than 5 months after succeeding Rafael Benitez to take up his first managerial role.

Sports San Francisco Giants 2017 draft picks with Bay Area ties
Author: 0 San Francisco Giants 2017 draft picks with Bay Area ties

Baumann becomes the 19th player from JU to be selected in the draft, and just the seventh to be taken inside the first three rounds. The American League East's fourth-place team owned the No. The slot value for the No. 310 overall pick is $131,600 . After day two of the 2017 MLB Draft , that number could drop by two now that Austin Beck and Buddy Kennedy have been drafted.

Sports Irving stars as Cavs end Warriors' run
Author: 0 Irving stars as Cavs end Warriors' run

Durant was widely criticized previous year when he left Oklahoma City for Golden State, chided for trying to take the easiest route to a title by joining what was already a stacked team. NBC Sports Bay Area, the broadcaster for Golden State games, tweeted out a photo where one vendor was offering Finals merchandise before Game 4 at a 50 percent discount.

Author: 0 Athletics - Schippers wins, disqualified and then reinstated

She won the race in an impressive 22.31sec before she was disqualified again. "It was noisy at the start, so much noise, very hard to concentrate", said Schippers . She is preparing for the world championships in London in August., and will continue her build-up at Diamond League events in Stockholm and London on July 9.

Sports Puck Dynasty: Penguins in historic company after Cup triumph
Author: 0 Puck Dynasty: Penguins in historic company after Cup triumph

Boucher and Burmeister spoke with Phil Pritchard, the " NHL Keeper of the Cup", and interviewed Predators captain Mike Fisher, Penguins defenseman Ron Hainsey, family members of Penguins center Matt Cullen and defenseman Trevor Daley, and country music star Hunter Hayes.

Author: 0 Rafael Nadal: Impossible to describe winning feeling of 10th French Open title

Nadal was in stunning form as he overcame third seed Stan Wawrinka 6-2 6-3 6-1 in Sunday's final on Court Philippe Chatrier, making history in the process. "That's for sure. But I will need few days to really see that, because it's tough to describe the feeling of losing a Grand Slam final ". - Top seeds Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Lucie Safarova clinch their third straight grand slam title with a 6-2 6-1 win over Australian duo Ashleigh Barty and Casey Dellacqua.

Author: 0 Jadhav proves to be India's secret weapon

The biggest compliment the Tigers can take is that they look at home in the kind of company they had at the Champions Trophy , and that any win they earn against a so-called heavyweight is no longer seen as a surprise. Virat, who needed 88 runs to complete 8,000 ODI runs, went past South Africa's AB de Villiers, who had taken 182 innings. Dhawan also surpassed former skipper Sourav Ganguly to become the highest scorer in the Champions Trophy event.

Sports Lonzo Ball Writes Touching Father's Day Letter to LaVar Ball
Author: 0 Lonzo Ball Writes Touching Father's Day Letter to LaVar Ball

This was a really great way to make light of how freaky their journey has been, and kudos to Foot Locker and the Ball brood for being willing to poke fun at themselves. Fox, Tatum, and Isaac start by talking about one-on-one, being at games, and learning from their father. He made just 24.6 percent of his three-pointers at Kentucky .

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo wants to leave Real Madrid after tax accusations

The Portuguese global has told reporters that the Spanish Tax system has treaded him unfairly, ultimately causing his decision to leave Real Madrid . United's pursuit of striker Alvaro Morata , 24, who Real value at £90m, would also be thrown into the mix. Back in the Champions League and with eyes on its first Premier League title since 2012-13, the only thing Manchester United is missing is a goal-scorer - a much bigger void following the release of Zlatan Ibrahimovic .