• Indian cricket fans call Mallya 'chor' during India-South Africa match
Indian cricket fans call Mallya 'chor' during India-South Africa match

Of course, Mallya has been a defaulter of loans worth Rs 9000 crores, so who would like to interact with him? Vijay Mallya attended the charity ball hosted by Virat Kohli in London . As a former chairman of the Royal Challengers Bangalore IPL team, he clearly hasn't had any trouble getting hold of tickets, though he hasn't had quite as rel...

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  • Spanish striker Costa awaits Chelsea final call
Spanish striker Costa awaits Chelsea final call

The 28-year-old was keen on a move to former club Atletico Madrid , but their failed appeal against a transfer ban has complicated that option. One transfer from Spain to England that definitely didn't disappoint is the move of Alexis Sanchez who has arguably been one of the best players in the league ever since his arrival from Barcelona.

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  • Draymond Green: I don't pay much attention to anybody in Cleveland
Draymond Green: I don't pay much attention to anybody in Cleveland

Green appeared to be ejected when he was called for his second technical midway through the third quarter Friday night. The public address announcer named Green as having been given the technical and the scorers' table duly noted the technical on the stat sheet, with no attempt made to change the call to Kerr by officials.

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  • Mets slugger Cespedes leaves game with sore left heel
Mets slugger Cespedes leaves game with sore left heel

He had been out with a strained left hamstring, and also had been nagged by trouble with his quadriceps. DeGrom pitched the Mets to their seventh win in a row over the Cubs at Citi Field, dating to the 2015 NL Championship Series. Bruce finished with three hits. The Mets signed RHP Daniel Bard, and the reliever who turns 32 this month wil...

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  • Penguins Beat Predators 2-0 For Second Consecutive Stanley Cup
Penguins Beat Predators 2-0 For Second Consecutive Stanley Cup

About 400,000 fans lined streets downtown for that parade, the biggest celebration for any of the team's five Stanley Cup championships. The Penguins defeated the Nashville Predators 2-0 Sunday night. The Predators were 0 of 8 on the power play in the past two games and 4 of 18 in the series. Then Pittsburgh , as it often does, struck with a q...

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

Everyone, of course, remembers how the Cavaliers managed to storm back from down 3-1 against these Warriors a year ago, completing the greatest comeback in National Basketball Association history to bring a championship to Cleveland for the first time in a half century.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo 'welcomes twins via surrogate' reports Portuguese TV
Cristiano Ronaldo 'welcomes twins via surrogate' reports Portuguese TV

In March it was reported that Ronaldo was due to become a father again this summer. Ronaldo now has three children.It could be recalled that Ronaldo's first child, Cristaino Ronaldo Jnr was born seven years ago through a surrogate. "And that both were Mexican". Even though many people tried to uncover her identity, they failed in doing so. It is ...

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  • Buffon drops huge hint that Szczesny is Juventus bound
Buffon drops huge hint that Szczesny is Juventus bound

The 39-year-old conceded Real's pedigree came through in the showdown, as Ballon d'Or holder Cristiano Ronaldo's brace helped the La Liga champions win the trophy for a record 12th time. The one major piece of silverware that has eluded the great Buffon is the Champions League. I've lost and I've won many competitions during my career but one has...

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  • Aoki goes 1-for-3, 2 hits away from No. 2000
Aoki goes 1-for-3, 2 hits away from No. 2000

Moustakas had four hits and three RBIs. He gave up six hits, a walk and hit a batter. YANKEES 9, RED SOX 1 Gary Sanchez homered twice to drive in five runs and the New York Yankees pounded David Price again in a 9-1 victory Thursday, one night after the Boston Red Sox ace had an angry exchange with a reporter.

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  • Ruthless India cruise into semi-finals
Ruthless India cruise into semi-finals

India join England and Bangladesh in the semi-finals, with the remaining place in the last four going to the victor of Monday's Group B meeting between Sri Lanka and Pakistan . It was yet another embarrassing batting collapse after the openers put on 76 runs. India won the match by 8 wickets. A catastrophic series of running mix-ups from th...

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  • Former Arsenal winger Serge Gnabry joins Bayern Munich
Former Arsenal winger Serge Gnabry joins Bayern Munich

An impressive season which yielded 11 goals from 27 appearances brought him to Bayern's attention and the two-time Germany global has now joined the Bundesliga champions. "I am very happy as I am looking forward to an exciting time ", Gnabry told the club's official homepage. But after a disastrous spell at The Hawthorns in which he made j...

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  • Man United legend Robson calls on Jose to add some 'flair'
Man United legend Robson calls on Jose to add some 'flair'

However, in attack is where Robson wants to see change, as United struggled to score enough goals last season. According to Manchester Evening News , Mourinho previously said "I love Andreas Pereira as a player and I would love to have him in my squad." so there shouldn't be much surprise should he be more involved in the first team next year....

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  • Crosby, Pens cap amazing year with 2nd straight Stanley Cup
Crosby, Pens cap amazing year with 2nd straight Stanley Cup

Only Crosby and Gretzky, however, captained three Cup winners with two playoff MVPs. Out-of-nowhere rookie star Jake Guentzel now occupies the stall directly to Crosby's left. And it's the second championship in 18 months for coach Mike Sullivan, who has yet to lose a playoff series since taking over after Mike Johnston was sacked.

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  • Ex-Phoenix Sun Sebastian Telfair arrested on gun charges
Ex-Phoenix Sun Sebastian Telfair arrested on gun charges

The pair had been driving in a Ford F-150 pickup truck without the headlights on, prompting officers to stop them, sources said. To make matters worse, as officers approached them, they began to drive off and police proceeded to pull them over.

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  • CAS upholds transfer ban on Atletico Madrid until 2018
CAS upholds transfer ban on Atletico Madrid until 2018

The France worldwide enjoyed yet another impressive season with Atletico as he netted 26 goals and weighed in with a total of 12 assists in 53 games across all competitions. Atletico joins Barcelona and Real Madrid in serving transfer bans after signing youngsters from around the world. Atletico had reportedly lined up Lyon forward Alexandre ...

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  • Nadal tops Wawrinka for record 10th French Open
Nadal tops Wawrinka for record 10th French Open

It was a steamy day in Paris - temperatures hovered around 30 degrees Celsius - a boost to Nadal's heavily spun forehand. His shots didn't have their usual verve, his legs their usual spring. As a tired Wawrinka sliced a volley into the net on match point, Nadal collapsed on his back on the baseline. "A ideal Roland Garros for me", Nadal said.

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  • California winner of $447M Powerball can claim prize Monday
California winner of $447M Powerball can claim prize Monday

Alberre said it was the third ticket sold at the store worth over $1 million, and by far the largest. The ticket sold in the Sun City area of Menifee in Riverside County is worth an estimated $448 million before taxes are taken into account.

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  • Kiwis reach match point in America's Cup challenger finals
Kiwis reach match point in America's Cup challenger finals

LOCAL FLAVOUR: Ben Lamb's Team Japan take on Sweden's Artemis Racing in the America's Cup semi-finals in Bermuda . "We saw in the semi finals that anything is possible ", Outteridge noted. Coming from behind at the first mark for each of their wins, the Kiwi syndicate is 4-2 up over Artemis Racing in the series being played out on Bermuda's ...

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  • Sarfraz sees Pakistan into Champions Trophy semi-finals
Sarfraz sees Pakistan into Champions Trophy semi-finals

Amir and Junaid took two wickets each in the space of 3.2 overs as Sri Lanka lost four wickets, including the well-set Mathews and Dickwella, for six runs. Nuwan Pradeep was the pick of the bowlers for Lanka as he finished with the figures of three for 60 while Lasith Malinga, Suranga Lakmal and Thisara Perera all chipped in with a wicket each.

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  • Nadal reclaims throne with brutal defeat of Wawrinka
Nadal reclaims throne with brutal defeat of Wawrinka

Past year when Nadal had barely been able to bring himself to watch the French Open final on TV and abandoned the 2016 tournament due to his wrist injury everybody feared that it could be the end of Rafa's career. The Serb usually chooses not to play any tournaments in the build-up to Wimbledon , but given his poor recent form it would be no s...

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  • Ravens beat out Bills to sign receiver Jeremy Maclin
Ravens beat out Bills to sign receiver Jeremy Maclin

In case you're looking for a bit of schadenfreude of the expense of the Baltimore Ravens , I have some for you. The first of two big name wide receivers is off the market. 1 wide receiver if he can shine in his reunion with Marty Mornhinweg. It's been a hard offseason for the Ravens' offense. But if you look back a little further, you'll see M...

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  • Green Stays In Game 4 After Technical Foul Fiasco
Green Stays In Game 4 After Technical Foul Fiasco

Afterwards, the Warriors All-Star forward fired back. Unknown to them and everyone else in the building was that official John Goble had actually called the tech on head coach Kerr, who reacted angrily to the common foul call. Now while you argue about the proper ratios between these six factors, we will remind you that in the wake of Cleveland...

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  • Durant exceeding Warriors expectations in NBA Finals
Durant exceeding Warriors expectations in NBA Finals

He reminded Twitter of his take on Wednesday night. Smith made his first two shots and had his best game of the series - 16 points on 10 shots, all of them 3-pointers. The Warriors have been lackadaisical in Game 3s in the Finals the previous two seasons, losing both times in Cleveland . The final score was 118-113.

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

However, a scoring error in the first half incorrectly gave Green a technical foul when it was actually meant for Golden State head coach Steve Kerr . The Green-Kerr technical foul snafu was just part of the drama in the third quarter. The public address announcer said the technical was on Green, and it was listed in box scores distributed at th...

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  • Warriors' Green stays in Game 4 after technical foul fiasco
Warriors' Green stays in Game 4 after technical foul fiasco

Durant tried to get Green to chill, as any good friend does when his man is very upset and running up against potentially harsh consequences. However, after being suspended from Game 5 of last year's Finals, the Warriors forward has made it his mission to receive fewer techs.

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  • Basebrawl! Harper, Strickland punch away, Nats-Giants fight
Basebrawl! Harper, Strickland punch away, Nats-Giants fight

Strickland opened the eighth inning with a 98-mph fastball that hit Harper in the right hip. Bochy seemed particularly peeved that Strickland chose the eighth inning of a 2-0 game to exact revenge, and you can bet some teammates weren't thrilled.

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  • Tampa Bay Derby victor Tapwrit wins Belmont Stakes
Tampa Bay Derby victor Tapwrit wins Belmont Stakes

On Saturday, the loyalty on both sides paid off as Ortiz guided Tapwrit to a two-length victory over Irish War Cry in the $1.5 million Belmont Stakes. "I knew he didn't like the track", Ortiz said. Ironically, 10 years ago in the Belmont, Curlin was caught in deep stretch by Pletcher's first Belmont victor, the filly Rags to Riches .

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  • Kimi Raikkonen fastest in 2nd practice at Canadian GP
Kimi Raikkonen fastest in 2nd practice at Canadian GP

Winning pole position at one of his favourite races was a thrill for Lewis Hamilton , but being presented afterward with a helmet once worn by his boyhood idol Ayrton Senna had the defending Canadian Grand Prix champion almost in tears.

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  • Penguins beat Predators 4-1, take 2-0 lead
Penguins beat Predators 4-1, take 2-0 lead

The game was tied at 1 at the start of the third period when Guentzel jumped on a rebound to put Pittsburgh ahead. The floodgates are open in Pittsburgh . The goalie who had been so dominant in the playoffs has now given up eight goals on 36 shots and has a.777 save percentage in the Stanley Cup final. And in the second, it appeared we got the...

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  • Harry Kane comes to England's rescue against Scotland
Harry Kane comes to England's rescue against Scotland

Arsenal's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain had given the Three Lions a seventieth minute lead from close range. But Leigh Griffiths chose the ideal time to net his first and second goals for his country, scoring two free-kicks in the dying minutes to put his side on the brink of an unlikely victory.

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