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Sports Pakistan dominate Champions Trophy team of the tournament
Author: 0 Pakistan dominate Champions Trophy team of the tournament

The victory was splashed across most major newspapers, with leading English daily Dawn proclaiming, " Pakistan breaks jinx, trounce India in dream final". These two lads, plus Shadab Khan , are the future of Pakistan cricket and I sincerely hope they will only go in the upward direction from here. "Team Pakistan! Welcome back after such a tremendous victory" were emblazoned on banners erected at Allama Iqbal International Airport, along with a picture of the team carrying the trophy.

Author: 0 Ronaldo summoned to answer judge's questions on tax fraud

A statement issued by the section for economic crimes of Madrid's provincial state prosecutor's office said its investigations indicated that Mourinho committed tax fraud in 2011 and 2012. The player is accused of defrauding tax authorities of €14.7m, by also hiding his income from image rights. No side before had won the modern Champions League trophy two years running, until Ronaldo and Madrid rewrote the history books by beating Juventus in Cardiff earlier this month.

Author: 0 Super save (for bogey) keeps Fleetwood smiling at US Open

Johnson was hitting it so well that he appeared to be safe even when he was on the cut line. The Oklahoma State contingent at the Open had a nice showing over the first two rounds at Erin Hills - and that's not even counting first-round leader Rickie Fowler .

Author: 0 Real president Perez "not contemplating" Ronaldo departure

In European competition, he has led Porto to UEFA Cup victory in 2003 and a Champions League triumph in 2004, and also won the Champions League with Inter Milan in 2010. On June 13, Spanish authorities filed a lawsuit against Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo for an alleged €14.7 million (£13 million) tax fraud .

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

Ronaldo and Mourinho are the latest members of the soccer elite to be accused of tax fraud in Spain. "Of course we would have loved to have had Messi at Madrid", Perez told Onda Cero , already boasting four-time Ballon d'Or victor and all-time leading goalscorer Cristiano Ronaldo .

Sports De Villiers aims for T20 success after Champions Trophy heartbreak
Author: 0 De Villiers aims for T20 success after Champions Trophy heartbreak

Mason Crane , the young leg-spinner, did not take a wicket on his debut but was promising nonetheless. The first T20 match begins at 11:00 PM IST and toss is scheduled to take place 30 minutes before the start of the game. He might have had a catch in the next over, too, when Behardien hooked Willey to deep-backward square but Crane misjudged where the rope was and saw it clear him and bounce for four.

Sports Wayne Gretzky to present Hart Trophy at NHL Awards
Author: 0 Wayne Gretzky to present Hart Trophy at NHL Awards

Gretzky presented McDavid with the Hart Trophy. Though he didn't win the league's MVP award, he didn't leave Vegas empty-handed, taking home the Vezina Trophy - awarded annually to the NHL's best goaltender. Electronic Arts today unveiled the first look at EA Sports NHL 18 to hockey fans at the 2017 NHL Awards and NHL Expansion Draft presented by T-Mobile in Las Vegas , and revealed Edmonton Oilers superstar center and Art Ross Trophy victor Connor McDavid as the athlete on the game's ...

Author: 0 National Hockey League unveils new jerseys for all 31 teams

According to an Adidas news release, the uniforms feature a new ADIZERO design that is meant to be lighter , cooler and stronger than previous jersey designs. Devils fans were more upset than anybody, it seemed, even though the only major difference from New Jersey's old jerseys was getting rid of the stripes on the bottom.

Author: 0 Former Browns CB Justin Gilbert suspended for a year for substance abuse

Former Browns teammates told reporters Gilbert was constantly late to meetings and just didn't seem to care about football. The 25-year-old picked up a four-game suspension in May after a failed drug test and now has a much more severe punishment after a second mistake just a month later.

Author: 0 Madrid following Mbappe and Donnarumma but not interested in De Gea - Perez

Indeed, the touted 18-year-old has a lot of polishing to do, but one can't deny his sensational form that has top European clubs head over heels. Perez has admitted that it would have been a dream to bring the forward to Barcelona's bitter rivals, but that any dreams of Messi were just dreams due to the fact Barca recruited him at such a young age.

Sports Cavaliers' star LeBron James embraces the bald look
Author: 0 Cavaliers' star LeBron James embraces the bald look

Many perceived it as a dig at the Golden State Warriors, whom LeBron and his Cleveland Cavaliers had just beaten in game seven of the NBA Finals. The "Q" is identical to the "Q" logo for the Cavaliers home - Quicken Loans Arena. Instead of parading the team's efforts in winning the title, Draymond Green focuses on his rival on and off the court: LeBron James . So I was waiting on this moment.

Sports DraftKings fantasy golf tips and tricks: 2017 Travelers Championship
Author: 0 DraftKings fantasy golf tips and tricks: 2017 Travelers Championship

McIlroy has had just a so-so year, in large part due to the injuries - stress fractures in his ribs - limiting him to just six tournaments on the PGA Tour in this calendar year. There isn't a better birdie maker in the field, and this isn't a course where bogeys and doubles can starting piling up, which tend to be Rory's downfall.

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo Accused of $16M Tax Fraud in Spain

The Portuguese superstar is alleged to have defrauded the Spanish state out of €14.7m (£13m) between 2011 and 2014. GestiFute , a firm representing several footballers defended on Tuesday that Ronaldo is compliant with his tax payments.

Sports Emergency Grant Aid to refugees and host communities in Uganda
Author: 0 Emergency Grant Aid to refugees and host communities in Uganda

UNHCR produces its Global Trends report annually ahead of World Refugee Day on June 20. Across the world, the number of displaced people had risen by 300,000 by the end of 2016 from a year earlier - though the pace of the increase had eased from past years, the UNHCR report said.

Sports Packers fan takes Bears to court
Author: 0 Packers fan takes Bears to court

So he has filed a federal lawsuit against the Bears and the National Football League for the right to wear his Packers gear - which can include a jersey, lots of green and gold beads and paint in his beard - during that on-field experience.

Sports Yanks' Torres to undergo Tommy John surgery
Author: 0 Yanks' Torres to undergo Tommy John surgery

Cashman disagreed with that analysis. Internally, Tyler Wade had played 11 minor-league games at third base entering Monday night's game between Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barres and Syracuse, so that's not ideal. Because you see more guys sliding in headfirst than ever before, and you see more guys trying to do what Gleyber did, where they slide and stick their hand back and his hand kind of got caught.

Sports Andy Murray beats Kei Nishikori to set up semis clash with Wawrinka
Author: 0 Andy Murray beats Kei Nishikori to set up semis clash with Wawrinka

For his part Nishikori has only ever beaten Murray twice but one of those wins came at last year's US Open when Nishikori got home in five sets 1-6 6-4 4-6 6-1 7-5. That match lasted almost four hours and also saw Nishikori drop a set to love. "He played very well (against Khachanov ) and he's playing better and better".

Sports Rob Gronkowski denies spending $100K on casino bar tab
Author: 0 Rob Gronkowski denies spending $100K on casino bar tab

TMZ is reporting that a P.R. Representative for Shrine confirmed the receipt is Gronkowski's. Here's the kicker, though: That $102,407 total doesn't even include the tip. "Are you kidding me @RobGronkowski won't spend $20 in gas for his vehicle no way he's spending $100k at a club #FakeNews", he tweeted . A 20% tip would be $20,481.40, not $204.81 as the receipt says.

Sports Johanna Konta through with straight sets win over Lesia Tsurenko
Author: 0 Johanna Konta through with straight sets win over Lesia Tsurenko

The Ukrainian led 30-0 on serve at 5-3 before the British No.1 won two games on the trot to tie up the set, and though Tsurenko saved two match points with fearless play in the tiebreak, a costly mid-point decision to challenge gave Konta the mini-break she needed to serve out the match.

Sports Dodgers' Puig makes obscene gesture at Cleveland fans
Author: 0 Dodgers' Puig makes obscene gesture at Cleveland fans

Josh Fields (3-0) allowed Jose Ramirez's game-tying home run in the seventh. Dodgers manager Dave Roberts struck a more serious tone Wednesday, saying (via MLB.com), "I talked to him today, and it was just something that he wishes didn't happen".

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case July 31 - court

I have no doubt that Cristiano will be able to defend himself. Right now he is a Madrid player. "And I'm not contemplating that, especially without speaking with him". Given Ronaldo's famous dedication to his enviable physique, it seems unlikely - to say the least - that the Portugal superstar will be swayed by the prospect of a bottomless stein to swap LaLiga for a side that finished 16th in 3.

Author: 0 Lakers Trade D'Angelo Russell to Nets

In return, the Nets have to take Mozgov and the three years and $48 million left on his odious contract. What does it mean for the Lakers? It also allows them to move Russell to clear room for their draft pick on Thursday, which will likely be a point guard.

Sports Nadal beats Wawrinka for 10th French Open title
Author: 0 Nadal beats Wawrinka for 10th French Open title

Bethanie Mattek-Sands of the United States and Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic have won their third consecutive Grand Slam title in women's doubles, beating Australians Ashleigh Barty and Casey Dellacqua 6-2, 6-1 in the French Open final.

Sports 'A long, strange trip': Thad Matta out as Ohio State coach
Author: 0 'A long, strange trip': Thad Matta out as Ohio State coach

The elder McDermott has had a long career as a head coach, leading Wayne State, North Dakota State and Northern Iowa before taking over at Iowa State and later Creighton . During the tournament, Smith said Matta's job was secure. He went 337-123 overall, winning at least 20 games in all but one season, and brought teams to the Final Four in 2007 and 2012.