• Porsche on route to win 19th title; Toyota crashes out of race
Porsche on route to win 19th title; Toyota crashes out of race

While last year's race provided a Hollywood finish, Carey enjoyed another intense race. After the #95 Aston Martin that led the majority of the race hit a wall and lost contact with the leaders early Sunday morning, each of the five manufacturers in the field were left with exactly one auto on the lead lap and equal chance to take the class win.

Read more

  • US Open filled with limitless possibilities, few stars
US Open filled with limitless possibilities, few stars

It's the first time since the Official World Golf Ranking began in 1986 that the world's top three players missed the cut in a major. "And to play well today on top of it was extra special". "Someone has a very good chance of ending up with their first major tomorrow", Fowler said. And none of them was particularly close on a first-time major cha...

Read more

  • Mexico snatch draw with Portugal in Confederations Cup
Mexico snatch draw with Portugal in Confederations Cup

The decision was correct, as Portugal had several players in offside positions. While Portugal was very risky on the counter, Mexico was able to keep Ronaldo at bay for the most of the 90 minutes. 8 in the Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings, while Mexico fell one spot in the most recent rankings to No. 17. Mexi...

Read more

  • Super save (for bogey) keeps Fleetwood smiling at US Open
Super save (for bogey) keeps Fleetwood smiling at US Open

Reed began the day six shots off the lead shared by England's Paul Casey and Tommy Fleetwood and the American duo of Brooks Koepka and Brian Harman , the first four-way tie after 36 holes of a US Open since 1974. "Even though it's very disappointing to not be here on the weekend, I think these last two rounds will serve me well going into...

Read more

  • Fowler back in the thick of it at US Open
Fowler back in the thick of it at US Open

That still didn't appear to be almost enough. He made four birdies over the last six holes to salvage a 71, but he still missed the cut for the second straight year. And despite starting his second round with bogeys on his first two holes, the South African bounced back to record a superb 66 which he matched in the third round.

Read more

  • Justin Thomas shoots 63, trails Brian Harman by 1 at US Open
Justin Thomas shoots 63, trails Brian Harman by 1 at US Open

As good as that round was, Thomas has not run away with the tournament. He birdied the 18th, his 10th of the week to go with nine bogeys in his opening three rounds. And Fleetwood had to sleep on that 18-hole mistake. He got down in three from there. No. 7, 613 yards, par 5: Driver 306 yards. On 8, he put his 154-yard approach shot to about 2 f...

Read more

  • Takkarist McKinley predicted Warriors would win NBA Finals in 5 games
Takkarist McKinley predicted Warriors would win NBA Finals in 5 games

The second National Basketball Association championship feels drastically different for Curry , because this one was a comeback from a heartbreaking missed opportunity a year ago against James and the Cavaliers when the Warriors knew they should have won it all but squandered a 3-1 lead.

Read more

  • Amir fit and plays in Champions Trophy final
Amir fit and plays in Champions Trophy final

Amir has bowled 39 deliveries to Rohit in the past and the "hitman" has scored just 18 runs off it. While India are chasing their third trophy, Pakistan want to lay hands on their first-ever Champions Trophy title. It is a game between a well-balanced Indian side comprising both in-form batsmen and bowlers, versus the Pakistan fast bowlers...

Read more

  • The wrong kind of US Open history: Top 3 all miss cut
The wrong kind of US Open history: Top 3 all miss cut

No penalty was assessed, but after officials saw the video, they thought one might be called for. There's a four-way tie for the lead at the U.S. Open. Rory McIlroy will miss the cut, but at least one of his US Open records is safe - 35 consecutive holes without a bogey to start a US Open. Then he stumbled a bit in his next three starts on ...

Read more

  • Ward beats Kovalev by TKO
Ward beats Kovalev by TKO

A rematch was announced by Kovalev in March and the pair will go head-to-head once again on Saturday night. Ward took the most damage in the fight early when Kovalev managed to score a knockdown in the second round. At one point in Round 7, Kovalev actually turned his back to Ward as if to gather himself and catch his breath. "We're going to ...

Read more

  • Pacquiao: Patronizing Mayweather-McGregor fight up to fans
Pacquiao: Patronizing Mayweather-McGregor fight up to fans

Given that Mayweather and McGregor are both expert trash talkers and brazen self-promoters, this one will have a special feel to it, even if that aura dissipates the moment the opening bell sounds. " Floyd said '154 is no problem, I don't want a catchweight, '" Ellerbe said. White doesn't foresee that happening and is confident McGregor will...

Read more

  • Potential No. 1 Draft Pick Markelle Fultz Signs Endorsement Deal With Nike
Potential No. 1 Draft Pick Markelle Fultz Signs Endorsement Deal With Nike

That landed them the No. 1 pick this season which follows up them winning the No. 1 seed in the playoffs based on the best record in the Eastern Conference. The Celtics are looking to improve but in doing so they may have just helped the Lakers and 76ers do the same faster than expected. The deal could also affect how other teams draft.

Read more

  • Hot Rickie Fowler leading in round one at US Open
Hot Rickie Fowler leading in round one at US Open

Brooks Koepka , Tommy Fleetwood and Brian Harman were at 67, with Patrick Reed and Adam Hadwin in the group at 68. "I thought that there would definitely be a couple, few 5-unders this morning, based on the first four or five holes". "It is always cool to be part of some sort of history in golf but I'd rather be remembered for something that's do...

Read more

  • Champions Trophy: Pakistan Vs England: Hatke Player of the Match
Champions Trophy: Pakistan Vs England: Hatke Player of the Match

But the real damage was done on the field as Pakistan held tournament hosts England , the only side who won all their three group games, to just 211 all out. "I think it's a great win today, and credit goes to the bowlers, who bowled really well at a crucial time", Sarfraz said. Sarfraz heaped praise on Mohammad Amir for hanging on till the ...

Read more

  • Some fans are already in place ahead of today's Penguins victory parade
Some fans are already in place ahead of today's Penguins victory parade

The players were divided up into truck to ride through the parade , but it didn't take long for them to begin leaping out to greet fans. To go along with that, several Penguins players participated in the World Cup of Hockey before the season.

Read more

  • Johnson ready for long game in US Open double bid
Johnson ready for long game in US Open double bid

Open venues but then I mean it is pretty similar to the last three venues we have played like Oakmont a year ago where there was also hardly any trees", he said. Roberto Diaz says he has never spoken to Phil Mickelson and doesn't know him at all. He plans to attend his daughter Amanda's high school graduation in Carlsbad, Calif., on Thursday mo...

Read more

  • Warriors' Game 5 win wraps up highly-watched NBA Finals
Warriors' Game 5 win wraps up highly-watched NBA Finals

Kerr told ESPN that he's "planning to coach for a long time" after guiding the Warriors to their second title in three years. "They started to go with the pick-and-roll with Steph Curry and Durant, which might be one of the most unstoppable pick-and-rolls in our league", Lue said .

Read more

  • Kevin Durant sends love to Rihanna after Warriors win title
Kevin Durant sends love to Rihanna after Warriors win title

The Golden State Warriors made a strong case to be called one of the best teams in National Basketball Association history after a near-perfect run through the playoffs resulted in their second title in three years. On his own team's efforts, he added: "We got to the post-season as a 2-seed and we were able to punch our clock and reach th...

Read more

  • Penguins' Stanley Cup victory parade will be held Wednesday
Penguins' Stanley Cup victory parade will be held Wednesday

Later that summer, Crosby hung around the Canadian world junior summer camp in Halifax, eager to soak up any kernel of knowledge he could from this country's top teenagers. In 2016, there was 89 games, averaging 1.253 million viewers. There were also two less prominent Carolina connections: Jason Karmanos, the Hurricanes owner's son and forme...

Read more

  • Chelsea to host Burnley in Premier League season opener
Chelsea to host Burnley in Premier League season opener

Other notable games include a trip to Arsenal on December 23 and the away fixture vs. Who do you want to see us play in the opening round of fixtures? In a statement on their official website , the club said: "Our opening fixtures in August will be played away from home as London Stadium welcomes the 2017 IAAF World Athletics Championshi...

Read more

  • Sidney Crosby's hometown to get another taste of Stanley Cup
Sidney Crosby's hometown to get another taste of Stanley Cup

The Oilers then missed out on the postseason 11 straight years before they finally made it back this year . The officiating in the entire series, for both teams, was bad. Conor Sheary scored just two goals in the playoffs, but he has speed and explosiveness and the ability to become a consistent scorer. Never mind that his season started nearly...

Read more

  • Mayor promises Stanley Cup parade, but plans unclear so far
Mayor promises Stanley Cup parade, but plans unclear so far

Last year, the Penguins also clinched the Cup on a Sunday, and the parade was held the following Wednesday. Pittsburgh Penguins defended the National Hockey League title after they defeated Nashville Predators in the sixth game of the Finals with 2-0.

Read more

  • Late goal gives Stanley Cup to Penguins
Late goal gives Stanley Cup to Penguins

Fisher was a member of the Ottawa Senators in 2007, when they were the NHL's runners-up. It should also be noted that the Pens' Matt Murray became the first goalie to roll off consecutive shut-outs in the Finals since 2008. Nick Bonino can barely stand up, and he's out there in the celebration. It's been a hard fought season as the Penguins...

Read more

  • Judge, Yankees batter Orioles 16-3 for 4th straight win
Judge, Yankees batter Orioles 16-3 for 4th straight win

The Orioles can only hope they're relevant in September. Teammate Brett Gardner is on board with that, saying after the game, "He's leading in the All-Star voting, and if the MVP were voted on today, he'd win that too". "I was focused on the game at hand". Tanaka faced the Angels twice in 2016 and only gave up 2 runs in 14.2 innings. Gausma...

Read more

  • Twins draft California prep shortstop Royce Lewis at No. 1
Twins draft California prep shortstop Royce Lewis at No. 1

Meanwhile, MLB Daily Dish looks at the lighter side of things as they discuss which prospects have the draft's best names . "I'd take him to a game when he was 2, and he'd sit in my lap and watch everything", William said. Pearson had been projected - by MLB.com and Baseball America - to be a third- or fourth-round pick, but in a recent show...

Read more

  • Cavaliers were 'too nice' at start of NBA Finals - Lue
Cavaliers were 'too nice' at start of NBA Finals - Lue

But there was a tone heading toward Game 5 that Cleveland will be hard-pressed to duplicate everything that went its way most recently. Regardless of the outcome, the Warriors and Cavaliers are evenly matched. Then all of a sudden you get smacked in the face and it's like: Whoa. Ahead of Game 5, Warriors coach Steve Kerr was asked about the...

Read more

  • How not to tame Golden State
How not to tame Golden State

It was great for me to have Mike to kind of like go through the season with me, and kind of help me out and help me get adjusted. "They're a different team", James said following a 132-113 loss in Game 2 on Sunday night that put Cleveland in an 0-2 hole.

Read more

  • Warriors' Green will be on the court for this Finals Game 5
Warriors' Green will be on the court for this Finals Game 5

And they will get a ring for it. Will Steph Curry go off? If the Warriors lose Game 5 ... The Warriors emotional beating heart has spent the a year ago recounting his absence from this game last season. All the antics and stuff don't really matter. He will be fiery, he will be loud and he will be emotional. "That's water under the bridge"...

Read more

  • Irving saves his best for when Cavs face Finals elimination
Irving saves his best for when Cavs face Finals elimination

The Cavaliers became the first team in NBA Finals history to rally from 3-1 down a year ago in dethroning the Warriors . "He's one of the best one-on-one players in the game", Tyronn Lue said before the Cavs hit the practice floor. Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant need to finish off the Cavaliers in game 5 for the sake of their legacies. No...

Read more

  • ICC Champions Trophy 2017
ICC Champions Trophy 2017

Internally, it will have to deal with the inevitable pressures that an India-Pakistan match demands. Before the two Asian giants lock horns in England , we would like to walk you through the history of India vs Pakistan match in Champions Trophy so far.

Read more