Sports


Game 2 of Cavs-Warriors starts like track meet
- June 05, 2017

The Cavaliers wore the black jerseys in Games 5 and 7 of the 2016 NBA Finals, when Cleveland won both games at Oracle Arena to help complete its rally from a 3-1 deficit. "I wouldn't be in this if I was thinking one game ". Then our ball movement and our flow allows everyone else to get baskets as well. "I just think about the game plan; I think about the matchups and things that we can do better", James said. (more...)
Champions Trophy: England opt to field against Bangladesh in opener Champions Trophy: England opt to field against Bangladesh in opener
- June 04, 2017

England have never won a major International Cricket Council one-day international tournament but entered this edition of the Champions Trophy with high hopes after a resurgence in the 50-format following their woeful first-round exit at the 2015 World Cup. (more...)
Real Madrid win Champions League
- June 04, 2017

The first Champions League final to be played beneath a closed roof saw Juve hit their heads against a familiar ceiling as they missed out on a chance to complete the first Treble in their history. I can not explain why we played like we did in the second half. "It was a good decision by me and by the coach, and I'm very happy with how it turned out", Ronaldo said. (more...)
England produce highest run chase to open Champions Trophy
- June 04, 2017

Opener Tamim Iqbal struck a superb 128 for Bangladesh and Mushfiqur Rahim added 79 as they finished on 305-6 from their 50 overs - Liam Plunkett the pick of the England bowlers, taking 4-59. Laxman said that skipper Virat Kohli will be depending on these two bowlers due to their current form and the pace-friendly conditions in England which will host the Champions Trophy from June 1 to 18. (more...)
Meet your NBA Western Conference Champions: Golden State Warriors Meet your NBA Western Conference Champions: Golden State Warriors
- June 03, 2017

Much of the talk in the 2017 NBA Finals has been about LeBron James's quest to eclipse Michael Jordan as the greatest basketball player ever and Kevin Durant's search of his first title. He plays, his team wins, he gets enough fame and more than enough money; all seems pretty right in his world. Brown has been coaching the Warriors since Game Three of the first-round play-off series at Portland, with Kerr assisting at practice and from the locker room before and during games. (more...)
Chris Sale has his worst game of the year against White Sox Chris Sale has his worst game of the year against White Sox
- June 03, 2017

That's not ideal, but I hope he keeps that pace up exactly, mostly because it'll make people's heads explode. Perhaps most importantly, the White Sox finished with a losing record in each of the last four years. The left-hander also pitched well in his previous start, striking out 11 over six innings in a 6-2 victory against Texas. "There were a couple blips on the radar amongst a lot of really good times". (more...)
Pogba On Target As Man Utd End On A High Pogba On Target As Man Utd End On A High
- June 02, 2017

The Red Devils must first beat Ajax in the final of the Europa League this week so that they have Champions League football to offer the Frenchman next season. Debutant midfielder Josh Harrop had a day to remember as his first start was full of promise, with an energetic display leading to his first goal for the club, set up by Paul Pogba . (more...)
Kevin Durant not feeling pressure of NBA Finals expectations
- June 02, 2017

The Golden State Warriors face the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday . Last year Golden State won both regular-season matchups but it didn't mean a thing in the Finals , when Cleveland's aggressive defense limited Curry to 22.6 points per game and a severe loss of confidence. (more...)
Ferrari deny team orders in Monaco Grand Prix win for Sebastian Vettel Ferrari deny team orders in Monaco Grand Prix win for Sebastian Vettel
- June 01, 2017

The younger Ferrari trumped Kimi in the pits, jumping ahead into first place midway through the map, snuffing the Finn's chances at a win out in one fell swoop. The best seats in the house: The rich and famous watch Kimi Raikkonen from the water in Monte Carlo . "Nothing to say really", Raikkonen reflected. (more...)
Tiger Woods blames medications for his arrest on DUI charge Tiger Woods blames medications for his arrest on DUI charge
- May 31, 2017

My prediction is Nashville rides the momentum and continues home dominance en route to raising the Stanley Cup for the first time ever on home ice in game six. "We felt like we were chasing the puck the whole game, and they were controlling the puck and it's hard to get scoring chances". Nothing in the entire second period . (more...)
Penguins at Senators, Game 6
- May 31, 2017

The Senators charged ahead 2-1 on a rocket of a shot from Hoffman at 1:34, his blast from the top of the left circle going ping-ping-ping before going in. They simply could not have been worse. "That's what we did (Tuesday)". "We can't beat ourselves, and we got to stick to managing the puck well and making sure that we're not losing three and four guys on either our forecheck or offensive zone", he said . (more...)
Sportswriter apologizes for 'racist' tweet about Indy 500 victor Sportswriter apologizes for 'racist' tweet about Indy 500 victor
- May 31, 2017

Sato himself could barely contain his joy after winning the Indy 500 at his eighth attempt. "It was very hard for me to defend or attack which is frustrating because, we had the vehicle to win today". After that, it was Honda's engine reliability that defined the last third of the race. "Once I hit the wall, I tried to turn right to keep the auto into the wall so I would stay out of harm's way, but unfortunately the way the vehicle was damaged, I came back across and I feel really bad for ... (more...)
David Griffin wants people to give Cavs 'no chance' against Warriors David Griffin wants people to give Cavs 'no chance' against Warriors
- May 30, 2017

Love was literally a non-factor during last year's NBA Finals . Green's comments came during an October interview with David Aldridge of NBA .com. With all that and Cleveland's lack of consistency across the entire season, it makes sense why Golden State is considered the favorite. Through his career, James has averaged 28 points, approximately seven assists and nine rebounds per game in the Playoffs, ranking among the league's all-time bests. (more...)
Underdog Cavs insist they have plenty of bite for Finals
- May 30, 2017

Kyrie Irving finished with 24 points, while Kevin Love added 15 and a game-high 11 rebounds. The Cavs set an National Basketball Association record by winning their 13th consecutive series closeout opportunity. Led by two players who've won National Basketball Association regular season MVP awards, former Davidson star Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant , the Warriors are emerging as a clear favorite among the oddsmakers. (more...)
SSC result may get declared in a week SSC result may get declared in a week
- May 01, 2017

As per the latest update it is expected that the results would be announced on bse.ap.gov.in or manabadi.com on May 6, 2017 by 12 PM. Candidates can check all the important details here. By keeping track of BSEAP pass record we can assume that annually the resulting rate is increasing fruitfully. Search for the 10th Class Results 2017 Link on the homepage. (more...)
Who was sacked today — ESPN layoffs Who was sacked today — ESPN layoffs
- May 01, 2017

It's a dark day at ESPN. "ESPN used to be in close to 100 million houses, and now it's in less than 87 million homes, according to Nielsen", Ourand says. After 14 wonderful years my time at espn is over. College basketball reporter Dana O'Neil tweeted: "Add me to the list". For others, ESPN offered to buy them out of their contracts. (more...)
I still have a lot more to offer: Chris Gayle I still have a lot more to offer: Chris Gayle
- April 30, 2017

Look for the Chris Gayle foundation... Kohli also reminded everyone of the staggering stats Gayle had managed to make his own - 10,000 runs at an average of 40: "It was our 10th 100-run partnership in T20s and it is a record". We've got players who can win the game on their own - the likes of McCullum, Finch and Smith. Hailing the young spin duo of Pawan Negi and Chahal, the 28-year-old said: "Negi was outstanding, very courageous, not getting scared". (more...)
No, Dalton Pompey still isn't healthy — Blue Jays No, Dalton Pompey still isn't healthy — Blue Jays
- April 30, 2017

Donaldson also won the award for the 2015 season. Home plate umpire Dale Scott was removed from the field on a stretcher during the top of the eighth inning in Friday's game between the Toronto Blue Jays and the Baltimore Orioles . After giving up a double to J.J. Hardy to lead off the fifth, Happ was pulled from the game after pitching once to Adam Jones . Biagini allowed a single to right by Jones, who was caught in a run down between first and second. (more...)
DeMarcus Ware signs contract to retire as a Dallas Cowboy DeMarcus Ware signs contract to retire as a Dallas Cowboy
- April 28, 2017

Virginia Tech QB Jerod Evans made headlines when he surprisingly chose to declare for the 2017 NFL Draft instead of returning to school for his senior season. Jerry Jones called Ware the "perfect player". Now he's hesitant to declare that the Cowboys would skip an offensive player at the top of their board when they are on the clock. (more...)
Blue Jays Place Josh Donaldson On DL Blue Jays Place Josh Donaldson On DL
- April 24, 2017

Happ (0-2, 5.40 ERA) has allowed two home runs in each of his first two starts, including a 3-1 loss at Baltimore on April 5. "He's got (good control)", Shapiro said. He doubled, moved to third on a groundout and scored on a wild pitch. Justin Smoak hit a ball into the gap which glanced off Jones's glove for a triple as Jones ran full stride into a portion of the wall that has a scoreboard on it. (more...)