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

The goals were scored by Portugal's Ricardo Quaresma (34th minute) and Cedric Soares (86th minute), and Mexico's Javier Hernandez (42nd minute) and Hector Moreno (90th minute). On Saturday, hosts Russia beat New Zealand 2-0 in the other Group A fixture after Federation Internationale de Football Association president Gianni Infantino opened the tournament with a speech inside the St Petersburg Stadium, where Russian president Vladimir Putin and legendary Brazil footballer Pele ...

Sports Rangers activate Ross for season debut, add Napoli, Gomez
Author: 0 Rangers activate Ross for season debut, add Napoli, Gomez

With Seager pacing the offense, Bergman (4-4) permitted four hits and two runs in 5 2/3 innings after giving up nine runs in 2 2/3 innings in his last start in Minnesota. On Saturday, Texas won by the same 10-4 score. Speaking of runs, the Rangers got theirs in bunches today; two five-run innings, both of which were capped with Mike Napoli home runs.

Sports Fans line up early for Warriors celebration
Author: 0 Fans line up early for Warriors celebration

All eyes were on Stephen Curry and his teammates at the Golden State Warriors' championship parade on Thursday, but it was his adorable family who stole the show. Aside from Curry, Iguodala and Shaun Livingston are both free agents this year and one of them could be pushed out as they both will probably demand more money on the open market than the Warriors are interested in giving them.

Sports Indians clobber Twins in Day Game
Author: 0 Indians clobber Twins in Day Game

Through the entire series, the Twins held a lead for just one half inning. Cleveland tallied double-digit hits in each game of the series, while the Twins failed to hit that mark in any of the four games. Gibson earned a win in his last start despite allowing six runs in six innings to the Seattle Mariners. The Padres totaled a season-best five home runs Saturday, including two by Yangervis Solarte and one by Wil Myers, while Milwaukee got a homer each from Orlando Arcia, Eric Thames ...

Author: 0 It was hard to counter Zaman's batting style: Kohli

Pakistan will be out for revenge while India will aim to maintain their dominance when the arch-rivals meet in the final. India had already beaten Pakistan once in the tournament. # Ravindra Jadeja took a brilliant catch running backwards to get rid of the left-handed opener. The omens weren't good at the toss as India made Pakistan bat first.

Sports Blowouts more common than close games in Stanley Cup Final
Author: 0 Blowouts more common than close games in Stanley Cup Final

The home team has won each of the first four games of the Cup Final. Neither looked very good on Thursday, as the two bottom-pair defencemen combined for a minus-5 rating. "I think everybody knows Geno's drive in the locker room", said Kunitz. They are so supportive of our group. Pittsburgh coach Mike Sullivan thinks his Penguins have gotten better, calling Game 5 the best they've played yet in this series.

Author: 0 Putin present to see Russia kick off Confederations Cup

Petersburg barely 20 minutes before kickoff, Putin was soon installed in the main grandstand and made a speech to launch the tournament. Russian Federation take on New Zealand in St. As a whole, 8 countries take part in the Confederations Cup. "Obviously in the first game of the tournament we wanted to get a better result than we did", New Zealand manager Anthony Hudson said.

Author: 0 Ronaldo seeks Real Madrid exit after tax accusations

But nobody can deny the feeling of providence when entertaining the idea of Ronaldo , following eight years of asserting himself as perhaps the greatest of all time, coming back to the place where it all started to round off what has been an historical career.

Sports Boxer who was in critical condition after fight is dead, family says
Author: 0 Boxer who was in critical condition after fight is dead, family says

His last fight in boxing resulted in a knockout in December. Although he did manage to get to his feet and walk out of the ring, he fell seriously ill backstage and was taken to the Royal Alexandra hospital in Edmonton. Realfightstories.com's Mike Russell reported on Saturday afternoon that Hague's condition had turned dire and that the fighter was declared brain dead.

Author: 0 Champions Trophy Final: India Vs Pakistan: Presentation Ceremony Highlights

In fact, India defeated Pakistan in by 124 runs in their tournament opener at Edgbaston, which made the Green's championship win even harder to predict . India are favourites to retain the Champions Trophy on Sunday but they would probably have preferred to face different opponents than Pakistan in what is sure to be a highly-charged final.

Author: 0 US Open filled with limitless possibilities, few stars

The 27-year-old Koepka birdied No. 14 and 15 to open a three-stroke lead. 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. "I got here by working hard and staying in the moment", said the Georgian, a man clearly in love with cliches. Spieth made birdies on the first two holes, both of which are playing downwind.

Author: 0 Champions Trophy: Waqar Younis lashes out at Eoin Morgan for pitch complaint

India surged into a second successive Champions Trophy final by beating Bangladesh in front of 24,340 fans - a ODI record at Edgbaston - to set up a final with Pakistan. You guys have been thrashed fair n square by Pakistan", Younis tweeted. "One of the good things with this team is that we have played worse than this over the last couple of years, been knocked over easily in games and it doesn't seem to affect them", he said.

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

ERIN, Wisconsin England's Tommy Fleetwood has been putting beautifully at the U.S. Open and needs to extend his surprising roll at the championship one more day to change his life forever. His score in relation to par - 9 under - was a U.S. Open record, and he finished the day at 11 under. "I was hitting a 3-wood to lay-up, and he wasn't that far ahead of me", said his playing partner, Jonathan Randolph.

Sports Canadian Henderson tames strong winds for fourth LPGA win
Author: 0 Canadian Henderson tames strong winds for fourth LPGA win

It was also Oh's second best LPGA Tour finish behind her runner-up finish at the Kingsmill Championship previous year. Henderson , who led after each of the first two rounds, fell out of first place after a 67 but remained within striking distance of her first win of the year.

Author: 0 Fakhar, Amir star as Pakistan stun India

India paceman Bhuvneshwar Kumar , with an economical one for 44 in 10 overs, helped atone for some wayward bowling by his team-mates in an innings featuring 13 wides and three no-balls - almost three extra overs. Left-arm fast bowler Amir, whose career was nearly ended on the other side of London s River Thames by a ban and jail term he received for his part in a spot-fixing scam during a 2010 Test against England at Lord s, finished with three for 16.

Sports GOP, Dem governors call for changes in House health bill
Author: 0 GOP, Dem governors call for changes in House health bill

By the way, we now know what President Donald Trump really thinks of the House bill. Here you have legislation which deals with one-sixth of the American economy, that's the health care situation, and there are Republicans who haven't even seen this legislation, and certainly, no member of the Democratic Caucus has.

Sports Titans agree to terms with wide receiver Eric Decker
Author: 0 Titans agree to terms with wide receiver Eric Decker

Hip and shoulder injuries limited Decker to three games a year ago. He had his best season in 2015 when he caught 80 balls for 1,027 yards and 12 touchdowns. To all the diehard fans-I wish we would of accomplished more for you but I sincerely appreciate the support through all the ups and downs! And while double-digit touchdowns may not be particularly easy, there is room for Decker to flourish considering the state of the Titans receiving corps even after they added Corey Davis with the ...

Sports Captain Sarfraz proud of Pakistan young guns
Author: 0 Captain Sarfraz proud of Pakistan young guns

On a Cardiff ground where they chased more than 300 to beat England in an ODI previous year, Pakistan completed Wednesday's pursuit with a mammoth 77 balls to spare when Mohammad Hafeez pulled Stokes for four. The match took place on a pitch which had already been used in the tournament, when Pakistan beat Sri Lanka in their Group B clash. Mohammad Amir wasn't playing but Raees came in and did well.

Sports Trump acknowledges he is under investigation in Russian Federation probe
Author: 0 Trump acknowledges he is under investigation in Russian Federation probe

Some of his ire is aimed at Rosenstein and investigative special counsel Robert Mueller , both of whom the president believes are biased against him, associates say . Rosenstein in a memo to Trump raised concerns over FBI Director James Comey . Putin also echoed Trump's criticism of Comey, saying it was "very strange" for a former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief to leak details of his conversations with the US president to the media through a friend.

Author: 0 Defending champion Johnson off-target at US Open

Dustin Johnson's press conference at the U.S. Open on Wednesday contained a unique moment of joy: the announcement of his newborn son's name. Winner - Justin Rose (20/1): If weather does end up playing a big role in this year's tournament, I like Rose's chances to win even more at Erin Hills , where it looks like an old-timey course (they really don't want us to call it a "links course") has sprouted up in the middle of a cattle ranch.

Author: 0 Fowler back in the thick of it at US Open

On an Erin Hills course that again lacked enough wind to be the stern test the U.S. Open wants, Brian Harman weaved his way through traffic at the top of the leaderboard Saturday for a 5-under 67 and a one-shot lead over Thomas , Brooks Koepka and Tommy Fleetwood .

Author: 0 Wind howling as final round at Erin Hills gets under way

In the history of the U.S. Open, only six players previously had ever gotten to double digits under par. He made a birdie on the fifth hole when he putted the ball sideways because of a slope. "I think that back nine, you can really shoot a low one". "When you start off like that, you're whole system gets shaken up". It doesn't matter how long the course is.

Author: 0 Warriors fans celebrate, with expectations of more to come

During her father Steph's post-game interview following the Warriors' championship victory, Riley waved her adorably small arms and shook her hips from side to side as her dad struggled to keep a straight face while talking to National Basketball Association reporter Doris Burke.

Author: 0 Senate passes sweeping sanctions bill targeting Iran, Russia

The US Senate passed a legislation with near unanimity on Wednesday that proposes new sanctions against Russian Federation and seeks to prevent the Donald Trump administration from watering down or removing those embargos already in place.

Author: 0 Johnson and big guns out as US Open up for grabs

The competitive balance of the tournament should make up for the loss of star power, but left open is the question of why three of the biggest hitters in the game couldn't take advantage of the longest course in U.S. "It was still gettable", said Charley Hoffman, who has posted 70-70 and is three shots out of the lead. Health officials say E. coli bacteria have been found in a drinking water station at Erin Hills golf course where the U.S.