Preparation key to United's Europa victory, says Mourinho

United are now only the fifth club - alongside Ajax , Chelsea , Juventus and Bayern Munich - to have won all three European trophies. A sixth-place finish in the English Premier League meant United had to win this match if they wanted to secure ... More..

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Arsenal star trolls 'expert' media over wrong FA Cup final predictions
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Arsenal star trolls 'expert' media over wrong FA Cup final predictions

Arsenal eventually ran out 2-1 winners against the ten-men Blues, who were outplayed for large swathes of the afternoon. Wenger was quizzed on his future after the final whistle and, while he offered no answ...More..

Kiwis beat British to reach America's Cup challenger finals
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Kiwis beat British to reach America's Cup challenger finals

Wild weather conditions in Bermuda has forced the postponement of today's racing in the challenger semifinals , handing Team New Zealand an extra 24 hours to fix their damaged boat. But in the final race of ...More..

Owen Farrell urges Britsih Lions to keep working hard after downing Crusaders
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Owen Farrell urges Britsih Lions to keep working hard after downing Crusaders

The box kicking of scrumhalf Conor Murray was outstanding and Farrell and later Jonathan Sexton also kicked infield to good effect. This was the day the 2017 Lions built a Test-quality outfit. The Lions made ...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Tottenham star Harry Kane to captain England against Scotland at Hampden Park

You have to think your way through games; interceptions, being fearless on the ball. Leigh Griffiths was one of six Celtic players who started the Group F qualifier against Slovenia at Hampden Park ...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Injured Wahab Riaz out of ICC Champions Trophy 2017 squad

India's strategy for the next game must be same as previous game.They are not ready to give early wickets which helps them to make big scores. Rohit Sharma's run out: Rohit and Shikhar Dhawan provided an...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Djokovic, Muguzura, Nadal in action at French Open

France , which last put a trio of women into the final 16 at any major at the 2008 U.S. Open, is guaranteed at least one quarterfinalist this time, because Garcia now meets Cornet. PARIS Garbine Muguruza did...More..

Simona Halep: 'I was scared when I had scan on my ankle'
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Simona Halep: 'I was scared when I had scan on my ankle'

Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko celebrates winning her semi final match against Switzerland's Timea Bacsinszky at French Open at Roland Garros, Paris , France on June 8, 2017. Ostapenko crunched 50 winners to Ba...More..

Messi to Wed Sweetheart in Rosario
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Messi to Wed Sweetheart in Rosario

Barcelona star Lionel Messi dreams of finishing his career with the La Liga giants after reportedly agreeing to a new deal. "He is one of the most privileged, gifted athletes of all time", Guardiola told C...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Cincinnati's Gennett equals Major League Baseball record

Gennett has done that by playing two positions -- third base and left field - that he had never played before prior to this season. Moustakas hit his team-leading 15th home run against Ken Giles (0-1) with tw...More..

Nadal just 1 step away from 'La Decima' in Paris
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Nadal just 1 step away from 'La Decima' in Paris

Former champion Wawrinka will now face Rafael Nadal or Dominic Thiem in Sunday's final match. Thiem then earned more break points but couldn't capitalize, with Nadal then breaking for 3-1. However, neit...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Ostapenko, Halep to vie for French Open title

The unseeded world No. 47 has booked a spot in the French Open final with a three-set win over Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland-oh, and she turned 20 years old today. I think I have the game. "I stayed there...More..

Japan passes historic law to allow beloved Emperor to abdicate
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Japan passes historic law to allow beloved Emperor to abdicate

The Imperial Household Act did not allow for abdication; this led to the Japanese government to create a new law to allow it for the Emperor. The legislation permits the first abdication by a Japanese monarch...More..

Spain's Catalonia announces October independence vote
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Spain's Catalonia announces October independence vote

This is published unedited from the IANS feed . The region says the central government takes much more than it gives back under Spain's complicated system of budget transfers. This feeling contributed to a su...More..

Bacsinszky downs French favourite Mladenovic
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Bacsinszky downs French favourite Mladenovic

Mladenovic, bidding to be the first Frenchwoman in the semi-finals since Marion Bartoli in 2011, was broken in her first service game by Bacsinszky before she levelled at 2-2. With Serena Williams (pregnant),...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Tamim century lifts Bangladesh to 305-6 against England

The sensors will be used by several batsmen during the tournament to not only allow them to assess and improve their game, but to give the audience a greater insight into stroke play. While Hales was dismissed ...More..

Nadal, Djokovic can set up French Open semifinal showdown
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Nadal, Djokovic can set up French Open semifinal showdown

Stan Wawrinka's array of shots was too much to handle for a resurgent Gael Monfils as the 2015 champion reached the French Open quarter-finals with a 7-5 7-6 (7) 6-2 victory. Wasn't easy. But, yeah, each m...More..

Cavs' best effort not good enough to beat the Warriors
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Cavs' best effort not good enough to beat the Warriors

Thompson finished with 22 points on 8-of-12 shooting - his most efficient night of from the field this postseason. Game 2, a 132-113 win for Golden State, was played at warp speed, with a pace of 108.5 posses...More..

What happened in Bill Cosby's sexual-assault trial
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

What happened in Bill Cosby's sexual-assault trial

The star of The Cosby Show is being charged with three counts of aggravated indecent assault. Constand filed a police complaint in 2005 over the encounter at his home. No - Mr Cosby has said he will not t...More..

Did the Seahawks pass on Kaepernick because they're anxious about Russell Wilson?
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Did the Seahawks pass on Kaepernick because they're anxious about Russell Wilson?

For much of the offseason Seattle seemed the logical destination for Kaepernick — from its style of offense to the outspokenness of its locker room. Here's the real reason the Seahawks didn't want Kaepernic...More..