• Tiger Woods receiving 'professional help' to manage medications, medical issues
Tiger Woods receiving 'professional help' to manage medications, medical issues

Tiger Woods , shown in February, has played only twice this year. Videos showed Woods to be groggy and disoriented when he was arrested and taken into custody after police found him asleep in his auto on a road near his Jupiter, Fla., home.

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  • Cavaliers part ways with GM David Griffin
Cavaliers part ways with GM David Griffin

The Cleveland Cavaliers and its General Manager, David Griffin, have mutually decided not to extend David's current contract, which ends June 30, 2017. On behalf of the entire organization, I would like to thank Griff for his leadership and many contributions during his time here, including most recently, his role in the franchise's first NBA Cha...

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  • Pakistan's path to Champions Trophy glory
Pakistan's path to Champions Trophy glory

This was Pakistan's largest margin of victory, by runs, in 129 ODIs against India , surpassing their 159-run success at Delhi in 2005. Earlier, Indian captain Virat Kohli won the toss and invited Pakistan to bat. Then one ball after Kohli, the world's leading ODI batsman, was dropped at slip off Amir, the bowler had him caught at point by ...

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  • Pakistan defy all odds, cruise to Champions Trophy final after outshining England
Pakistan defy all odds, cruise to Champions Trophy final after outshining England

Pakistan completely outplayed the tournament favourites and knocked them out of the competition thanks to their 8-wicket win at Cardiff . Their reward is a place in Sunday's final against India or Bangladesh, who contest the second semi-final at Edgbaston on Thursday.

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  • Andre Ward finishes Sergey Kovalev in eighth round, retains titles
Andre Ward finishes Sergey Kovalev in eighth round, retains titles

The Star-Ledger had Kovalev ahead by point after seven. Andre Ward has brushed aside claims his win against Sergey Kovalev was overshadowed by a questionable stoppage decision. What Kovalev , of Russian Federation, needs to do is figure out how to get through Ward's defense, period. That second-round knockdown was just the second time ...

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  • Rep. Scalise's Condition Upgraded from Critical to Serious
Rep. Scalise's Condition Upgraded from Critical to Serious

The 66-year-old gunman who shot Scalise and three other people was killed in a shootout with police at the baseball field in Alexandria, across the Potomac River from the U.S. But he will remain in the hospital for "a considerable period of time" and faces additional operations. 'I feel a lot more confident and a lot more optimistic than I did ...

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  • Pakistan deserved to win Champions Trophy 2017: Virat Kohli
Pakistan deserved to win Champions Trophy 2017: Virat Kohli

India captain Virat Kohli stated that he is proud of his team's performance in the recently concluded Champions Trophy 2017 tournament despite losing the final to Pakistan on Sunday. Amir bowled Pakistan to a shock victory over India in the Champions Trophy Final at The Kia Oval yesterday - less than five miles from his darkest moment as ...

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  • Southgate calls for more clinical England after late Scotland drama
Southgate calls for more clinical England after late Scotland drama

I didn't want to lose my first game as England captain, especially against Scotland . After leading Wolverhampton in goals in the 2013-14 season, he was sold to Celtic in January of 2014, where he has gone on to score 85 goals in only 143 appearances for the Glasgow club.

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  • Champions Trophy: Bangladesh opt to bat against Australia
Champions Trophy: Bangladesh opt to bat against Australia

It was the first one-day match for Mitchell Starc since February while Josh Hazlewood had also only one warm-up game under his belt in a similar period. They also have Matthew Wade to come in at No.7 to provide some final help if that is needed. Australia will be looking for a vast improvement to their performance at Edgbaston against New ...

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  • Real Madrid crowned kings of Europe
Real Madrid crowned kings of Europe

Fresh from winning the UEFA Champions League on Saturday night with Real Madrid , Bale's future is apparently up in the air in Spain after a frustrating season for the winger. But the magnificence evoked memories of another showpiece staged in the U.K.in 2002 when Zidane volleyed into the top corner in Glasgow to help Madrid beat Bayer Leverku...

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  • India captain Virat Kohli: Pakistan completely outplayed us in Champions Trophy final
India captain Virat Kohli: Pakistan completely outplayed us in Champions Trophy final

Specifically pointing out the performance of Fakhar Zaman, Shadab Khan and Hasan Ali, Sarfraz said he was quite glad with the way they performed in the tournament and guided Pakistan to victory. The News said that the stars had aligned for Pakistan to ensure they cut "old rivals India" down to size to win their maiden Champions Trophy crown.

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  • Pakistan 'pressure' got to India, says Kohli
Pakistan 'pressure' got to India, says Kohli

Pakistan's victory against India was as spectacular as their campaign in the tournament. Fakhar Zaman couldn't resist the length ball outside off stump, so he poked at it and only nicked it. "At the start they were bowling very well". Players like Hasan Ali, Fakhar Zaman were playing their first tournament and showed us that what they are ...

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  • Warriors pull rug on Cavs, take commanding 3-0 Finals lead
Warriors pull rug on Cavs, take commanding 3-0 Finals lead

Kevin Durant continued his sublime form in Game 3 as the former Oklahoma City Thunder player fueled Warriors to storm back in the fourth quarter. But history turned to infamy when they blew a 3-1 lead to the Cavaliers, the biggest collapse in NBA Finals history.

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  • Florentino Perez: Nobody can be higher than the club
Florentino Perez: Nobody can be higher than the club

Why does Ronaldo want to leave? Ronaldo has denied any wrongdoing, and Madrid has issued a statement saying it believed the player was innocent. Cristiano Ronaldo's future at Real Madrid is now in doubt. Ronaldo added fuel to the fire yesterday when he dodged media duties after a dazzling display in Portugal's 2-2 draw with Mexico in Kazan...

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  • Celtics trade No. 1 overall draft pick to 76ers
Celtics trade No. 1 overall draft pick to 76ers

NBA Draft Week is upon us, and the rumor mill is in full overdrive. The deal is highly consequential and leaves Philly with the rights to make the first selection for the second year in a row. "We are certainly aware of our competition", Ainge said. The agreement between the Celtics and 76ers was struck not long after Fultz worked out for the ...

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  • Mbappe assessing options as Real Madrid, other clubs continue chase
Mbappe assessing options as Real Madrid, other clubs continue chase

It is a career trajectory Trezeguet believes Mbappe should consider, particularly in light of the struggles another former Monaco striker - Anthony Martial - has endured since his £36m move to Manchester United . Mbappe has been heavily linked with a mega-money exit from Monaco this summer, after bursting onto the scene midway through last sea...

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  • 76ers, Celtics agree on trade for No. 1 draft pick
76ers, Celtics agree on trade for No. 1 draft pick

The Celtics will receive the No. 3 pick in this draft, and the Los Angeles Lakers' 2018 first-rounder, to which the 76ers own the rights. Reports from Woj and ESPN indicate that Lakers pick will have some interesting protections on it: if the lottery ultimately places it in picks two through five it will not convey to the Celtics, but...

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  • LeBron James on 2017 Warriors: 'Most firepower I've ever seen'
LeBron James on 2017 Warriors: 'Most firepower I've ever seen'

Yet the story of the night was Golden State's 3 Point shooting. Third quarters were not kind to the Cavaliers in the latter stages of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Boston Celtics and first two games of the 2017 NBA Finals against the Warriors, but the opposite was true in Game 3.

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  • How to watch Golden State celebrate an National Basketball Association championship online
How to watch Golden State celebrate an National Basketball Association championship online

I was jittery". General Manager Bob Myers, who helped assemble the Warriors lineup after the franchise spent years as the league's laughing stock, and savvy owner Joe Lacob fill out the rest of the team. "It's different just because of what happened past year to be honest", Curry said. "You have to tip your hat to Cleveland ", he added. By t...

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  • Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan crush India with devastating bowling display
Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan crush India with devastating bowling display

As Pakistan beat India in the recently concluded Champions Trophy final in London , some television sets were broken in India, while the situation was quite different in Kashmir. We want to be more consistent as a team ". The cricket is played between two teams . "Huge congratulations need to go to Mickey Arthur, Sarfraz Ahmed , the sup...

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  • Oscar sparks bench-clearing soccer brawl in China
Oscar sparks bench-clearing soccer brawl in China

Oscar was not punished for his role in the melee. Oscar moved to SIPG, coached by former Chelsea manager Andre Villas-Boas, for £40 million and has been one of the standout players for the Super League team. "Disrespect the opponent? It is not true", the Brazil global is reported as telling the Sina news agency . "I am a very dedicated player ...

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  • Pakistan thrash holders India to win Champions Trophy
Pakistan thrash holders India to win Champions Trophy

Pakistan delivered a splendid all-round performance against India, winning the finals by massive 180 runs at the Kennington Oval to lift their maiden Champions Trophy title. Next ball, Kohli hit it straight to Shadab at point and Amir, bowling at 140-plus kph, had his second wicket. "Fakhar is a great impact player, he played like a champion bats...

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  • Semi-finalist Bacsinszky wants birthday to remember
Semi-finalist Bacsinszky wants birthday to remember

I was happy for her that she was in the semi-final, as well-and that we are sharing the same birthday. But the 30th-seeded Swiss won the next three games to lead by a break, 4-3. Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic's quarterfinal matches were postponed until Wednesday following torrential rain in the French capital. This match could go either ...

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  • OU Quarterback Baker Mayfield Reaches Plea Deal
OU Quarterback Baker Mayfield Reaches Plea Deal

Thomas says he dropped a charge of refusing to submit to arrest. Mayfield, 22, accepted a plea deal last Wednesday in Fayetteville District Court but details were not released until Monday. after an alleged altercation. At that point he was tackled by an officer, as shown by dash cam video . Mayfield, who finished third in Heisman Trophy votin...

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  • India win toss, elect to field
India win toss, elect to field

The lowest-ranked team in the eight-nation one-day worldwide tournament, their group campaign started with a 124-run thrashing by India at Edgbaston on June 4. "We thought one big partnership would have set it up nicely", Indian captain Virat Kohli said. "The way they turned things around speaks volumes about the talent they have", Kohli added.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo: Portugal shouldn't panic after Mexico draw
Cristiano Ronaldo: Portugal shouldn't panic after Mexico draw

Within 15 minutes Portugal had taken the lead, however, with Ronaldo, who has now scored or provided an assist in each of his last seven games for the national team, nearly inevitably at the heart of it. The latest of the five decisions to go to review was when the video assistant awarded Australia a goal in their 3-2 defeat to Germany on Monday, d...

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  • Dustin Johnson misses cut at US Open — Major Surprise
Dustin Johnson misses cut at US Open — Major Surprise

It doesn't have much history, "but everybody had to start somewhere". KEY STATISTIC: The cut, at 1 over, tied a U.S. Open record set in 1990 at Medinah. McIlroy meanwhile said a new putter being used for the tournament was not the problem. Amateur Scottie Scheffler is playing with the poise of a veteran at the U.S.

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  • Fultz works out for 76ers, amid draft trade talks
Fultz works out for 76ers, amid draft trade talks

The Celtics' president of basketball operations explained in plain terms Monday why he was comfortable sending the No. 1 pick in the 2017 NBA Draft to the Philadelphia 76ers in return for the No. 3 pick, the Los Angeles Lakers' first-round pick in 2018 and possibly another future first-round pick. If the Kings or Sixers pick in 2019 end...

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  • Yankees prospect Torres needs Tommy John surgery
Yankees prospect Torres needs Tommy John surgery

Fortunately, there is some good news for Yankees fans. Gleyber Torres , a New York Yankees prospect and one of the most highly regarded young players in baseball, will undergo Tommy John surgery on his left elbow and miss the rest of this season.

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  • Best captains Lions against Chiefs
Best captains Lions against Chiefs

As for the All Blacks well they look in fine fettle given the bashing they gave Western Samoa last weekend. "He understands exactly what the team needs, whether we need a rile up or a calm down", said George. Referee Jaco Peyper has been described as a "pretty good" communicator as he prepares to take charge of Saturday's first Test between ...

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  • Jelena Ostapenko wins French Open final against Simona Halep
Jelena Ostapenko wins French Open final against Simona Halep

The 20-year-old Ostapenko, the first unseeded player to lift the Suzanne Lenglen Cup since Britain's Margaret Scriven in 1933, was 3-0 down in the second set on Saturday when she overturned the situation. Serving to stay in the set at 5-4 down, Ostapenko stopped her service motion at 30-30 when a spectator shouted out from the stands. Ostapenko i...

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  • FIFA Confederations Cup: Hosts Russia see off New Zealand in opener
FIFA Confederations Cup: Hosts Russia see off New Zealand in opener

An own-goal from New Zealand defender Michael Boxall in the 31st minute and forward Fyodor Smolov's strike in the 69th minute were enough to see off Anthony Wood's team. The other two Group A teams include European champions Portugal spearheaded by the global superstar Cristiano Ronaldo and the most decorated CONCACAF team Mexico .

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  • Fakhar, Amir sparkle as Pakistan stun India
Fakhar, Amir sparkle as Pakistan stun India

But they turned it around in style as they topped South Africa (19 runs via D/L method), and Sri Lanka (three wickets) to enter the semi-finals where they got the better of hosts England by eight wickets. Pandya's knock just beat the effort of Australian wicketkeeper-batsman Adam Gilchirst, who had scored a half-century off 33 balls, also against ...

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  • Thomas Christiansen Comments On Talk He Wants APOEL Stars At Leeds United
Thomas Christiansen Comments On Talk He Wants APOEL Stars At Leeds United

And the former AEK Larnaca manager has acknowledged that promotion is the target this year and has said that a club the size of Leeds deserves to be in the Premier League . I know how they play with direct play and a 4-4-2. "I believe in my possibilities and that is why I am here". He continued: "I'll try to put my ideas on to the pitch to dom...

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  • Red Sox defeat Astros 6-5
Red Sox defeat Astros 6-5

Bogaerts second home run of the game, put the Sox in front 3-2. Rays 3, Tigers 2: Chris Archer pitched six strong innings, Daniel Robertson drove in two runs and scored a third, and Tampa Bay beat Detroit. "They've got a couple of big-time reverse guys, (Yuli) Gurriel is another one, that's why (lefthander) Robbie Scott had him at that spot (in...

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