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Margaret could be Court out by jibes at tennis lesbians

Navratilova says she has forgiven Court for those comments, but can not sit back and let her get away with her latest criticisms, calling for her stadium to be named after another Australian tennis great, Evonne Goolagong. "There's a plot in our nation, and other nations to get the minds of the children ". "I tell you, a child can just start to think "well, maybe I am a girl" when they're a boy".

Ronaldo Reaches 600 Goals For Club And Country

In the second-half, Real came out all guns blazing. Two goals from Cristiano Ronaldo as well as further strikes from Casemiro and Marco Asensio were more than enough as Madrid powered past Juventus with a superb second-half performance, with Mario Mandzukic's excellent, acrobatic equaliser before the break not even much of a consolation for the well-beaten Italian champions.

Pittsburgh Penguins aim to take better advantage of opportunities in Game 2

In the lead-up to tonight's game, the mood surrounding the Ottawa Senators could have not been more dour for a team just two wins away from playing for the Stanley Cup; a resounding 7-0 defeat in their last outing and a seemingly dismal crowd for what might have been the last game of the season will do that.

After warm-up wins, India ready to defend Champions Trophy title

Also, if you go back to the England side, I think they also feel more pressure than us, because they want the trophy. "Hopefully it is more cramp and me being a bit wet", said Root, the man-of-the-match, at the presentation ceremony. However later it was renamed as ICC Champions Trophy in 2002. England have endured plenty of limited-overs anguish in major tournaments over the years but they have a golden opportunity to claim a first ICC Champions Trophy on home soil.

Cavs to toughen up for NBA Finals game 2

Hinkie's mistakes were maybe being too blatant about it, and not being media savvy enough (or comfortable with the press and social media) to sell his plan better. At full strength, Curry remains one of the best players in the world, and he makes the Warriors almost impossible to stop. Being outshot is nothing new for the Cavaliers.

Wenger signs new two-year deal with Arsenal

Usmanov, who owns just over 30% of the club but isn't a member of the board, backed the decision to retain Wenger as he believes the 67-year old is one of Europe's best managers. Arsene Wenger has been told he must deliver the Premier League title after signing a new two-year deal at Arsenal . He said: "There is no complacency anywhere at this club".

Who is the injured player to Roland Garros who collapsed in tears?

Devastated for his opponent, del Potro hugged Almagro before packing the Spaniard's racquet bag. Del Potro, who showed compassion and class consoling the anguished Almagro, took treatment earlier in the match for an apparent groin injury leaving his fitness in question for the third round.

Ferrari have given Vettel preferential treatment, says Hamilton

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton was in positive mood after finishing in the points for the Monaco GP after starting in 13th place. "It's very clear Ferrari have chosen their number one driver and are pushing everything to make sure Sebastian will maximise his points", Hamilton said after the race in Monte Carlo , as quoted by BBC Sport .

Cristiano Ronaldo awarded Champions League final Man of the Match award

REAL MADRID midfielder was named as Dream Team's star player in the Champions League final after his goal restored Los Blancos' lead against Juventus . With Juve shell-shocked, Madrid struck again just three minutes later. Those misses would prove costly as Cristiano Ronaldo , the epitome of precision, played a one-two with Dani Carvajal, before stroking a finish home, albeit with a slight deflection off Leonardo Bonucci .

Sportswriter Terry Frei fired for racist Indy 500 tweet

Yesterday, Sato became the first Japanese driver to win the famed race. The 40-year-old won the 101st staging of the Indy 500 by holding off multiple-time champion Helio Castroneves in the final laps. Former Indy victor Ryan Hunter-Reay, with arguably the best vehicle on race day, would have his engine blow. Fernando Alonso's Indianapolis 500 dream went up in the smoke of a blown engine on Sunday that ended a brilliant Brickyard debut by the Formula One star.

Mercedes try to solve Lewis Hamilton's vehicle problems which threaten title tilt

Sebastian Vettel won and Kimi Raikkonen finished second, and this was the 90th time in history that Ferrari achieved a "one-two" victory, and the first one after 7 long years. "There are so many different things we need to look into, to try and understand why one auto can make the tyres work and the other cannot". Though the German insists there were no team orders at play in Monaco , quite contrary to what Raikkonen's post-race demeanour was telling us, Lewis Hamilton believes ...

Real Madrid win UEFA Champions League

Judging by some of the pictures from the football hotbeds of Madrid and Turin, the respective sets of supporters didn't need any encouragement to celebrate European football's greatest match. Ronaldo was inevitably to the forefront as he scored their first and third goals of the evening. "I am happy because it is not easy to win things like La Liga and the Champions League, and this year we did it with hard work and desire".

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Shahid Afridi says, India will defeat Pakistan

Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi had said on Friday that considering current form India hold the edge in the much-awaited clash. But Pakistan have won two of their three Champions Trophy showdowns against India , ratcheting up the pressure on the tournament's defending champions.

Claudia Gadelha Taps Karolina Kowalkiewicz Via First Round RNC

Holloway gets in a final training session with teammate and fellow fighter Yancy Medeiros, while Aldo relies on the trust he has in longtime coach Andre Pederneiras as he cuts weight. Claudia Gadelha has made it an early night and finished her opponent, Karolina Kowalkiewicz halfway throught he first round. Kowalkiewicz then landed a nice combination, but Gadelha pushed her back against the cage and wrestled her down to the ground with a nice throw.

Hardik plays down hype ahead of Pakistan game

Pakistan , not looking like the forces of old, have a wood over India in the Champions Trophy unlike the other two ICC events where they've never beaten India . He picked Shoaib Malik and Mohammad Amir as the dangermen from the Pakistani side. "I didn't sleep the night before the match because I was constantly thinking about what people would say and how they would react if we were to lose", Harbhajan said.

Buffon eyes Champions League final 'fairytale' with Juventus

But that's probably because if I had dreams about all their great players, then I wouldn't have enough time for anything else. Saturday evening's Champions League Final is more than just what many are billing as the battle between free scoring Real Madrid and the traditional thrifty Italian defence of Juventus .

Demand for NBA Finals tickets has Cavs fans thinking of selling

The Cavaliers have more depth. Oddsmakers have the Warriors favored to dethrone Cleveland as the Cavaliers did to them a year ago, but the snub gives the Cavs something else to prove. James has called Golden State a "juggernaut" but the Warriors aren't buying all that talk. Love will continue his momentum and be a tremendous help to the wine and gold, on both ends of the floor.

Coutinho would rather Liverpool legacy over move to Barcelona or Real Madrid

However, most fans on social media seemed pleased with the club's initiative. Wenger said he will make an announcement on his future following the FA Cup final on May 27. There was little for Arsenal players to celebrate with fans as they embarked on a lap of appreciation after the Premier League finale. The Frenchman, who has been in charge for 21 years, has not revealed whether he will sign a new contract with the club.

Police Release Dashcam Footage Of Tiger Woods' DUI Arrest

Tiger's a friend. He's been great for the game of golf. The release of the dash cam videos come after police shared pictures of the damage to Woods' vehicle. He told police he had not been drinking but was taking three prescription medications, including the opioid painkiller Vicodin. ESPN quoted the official police report in the case, saying Woods was suffering from extremely slow and slurred speech.

Zinedine Zidane hails 'spectacular' year as Real Madrid retain Champions League

A bomb scare triggered panic among Juventus fans assembled to watch the Champions League final in Turin on Saturday, leaving some 30 supporters injured, AFP reporters at the scene said. Juventus had started with a ferocious intensity which seemed to take Real Madrid by surprise. Real Madrid deserved to win in the second half. Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates Real Madrid's 4-1 victory Saturday.

Texas A&M gets 2 commitments from national top-100 prospects

O'Neal, a four-star prospect, included the Longhorns in his top seven just yesterday, but Texas elected to prioritize safety targets such as BJ Foster , Caden Sterns and DeMarvion Overshown this cycle, which essentially excluded the 'Horns once their pledges started rolling in.

Downtown packed for Stanley Cup Final debut in Nashville

Described by Sullivan as "day to day" and a "game-time decision", Bonino missed the third game of the Stanley Cup Final with the lower-body injury he suffered in Game 2 against Nashville on Wednesday, when he blocked a P.K. We count on him for a lot of situations". The Penguins have two of the best centres in the National Hockey League, now and all-time, with Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin .

Nashville helps Preds' celebrate history with 1st Cup Final

Just as important for the Predators was the bounce-back effort from goalie Pekka Rinne . Volquez no-hits the DiamondbacksVolquez honors Ventura with no-hitterCrasnick: Volquez throwing strikes led to no-hitterMemorial not a good warmup for U.S.

Gianluigi Buffon desperate to seize missing Champions League medal

Having a strong bench to call upon as a Plan B will prove very useful in the final. "We're very close to doing it (winning successive finals) and we're the first to be so close to doing it for so many years". However, they do struggle with being caught offside and missing a few chances at key points of the game. According to Spanish newspaper Marca , Zidane showed the Madrid players scenes from the movie "300" with his voice dubbed over it; pushing them to "fight for the team and for our ...

Real triumph again as Ronaldo double sinks Juventus

He has won the Champions League on four occasions and has now scored 11 more goals in the competition than Barcelona's Lionel Messi - his nearest challenger. Kroos fed a short ball to Karim Benzema , who then found Ronaldo. The world player of the year knocked the ball across to Dani Carvajal on the right flank before drifting into the penalty area to receive it back and beat Buffon.

Curry, Durant power Warriors to a Game 1 win

Golden State Warriors star forward Kevin Durant is willing to take less than the maximum contract extension this summer if it helps the team keep its core intact, ESPN reported on Thursday, citing league sources. Go back and look at any Finals preview, and you'll hear the Cavs talk about the need to limit Golden State's ability to run with the basketball. I mean, you take one of the best teams that we had ever assembled past year, that we saw in the regular season and in the postseason ...

Pakistan's Azhar Ali says India clash 'just another game'

The gif shows snails playing the game of cricket . All-rounder Shahid Afridi on Friday put his weight behind the Indian cricket team and said the Virat Kohli-led squad holds an edge over Pakistan in the upcoming Champions Trophy Group B match at Edgbaston on June 4.

Morgan gives Roy his backing

Eoin Morgan has effectively guaranteed Jason Roy's England place for the entire Champions Trophy – regardless of the batsman's form. Morgan said he did not expect to encounter a similarly bowler-friendly pitch at any of the three Champions Trophy venues - The Oval, Edgbaston and Cardiff.

Broncos, GM John Elway working on new contract

Elway learned much of what he knows about scouting and personnel evaluation by playing in the National Football League for 16 seasons, but he also gleaned much from his father, Jack Elway, who served as Denver's Director of Pro Scouting from 1995-99.

Henry: Wenger must win Premier League title

Craig Burley doesn't mince his words when it comes to how he feels about Arsene Wenger's two-year extension at Arsenal . Wenger has also said that he will look to extend Oxlade-Chamberlain's current deal over the summer and now that his own has been sorted, will Liverpool's plans to sign the England worldwide be scuppered? "We don't want to go down that road again", Seaman said of losing one or both players.

Ronaldo double seals Champions League win for Real

The goal also made Ronaldo the first player to ever score in three different Champions League finals. It may not have been the prettiest of goals, but Mijatovic's opportunistic strike ended Madrid's 32-year wait to win the top European prize for a seventh time.

Dufner with record pace at Memorial

The 40-year-old from Cleveland managed five birdies before an eagle at the 18th further stretched his lead over Daniel Summerhays , who had six birdies and three bogeys in a round of 69 which left him on nine under. After a flawless drive, Dufner's 176-yard second shot almost went long and he was perhaps looking at having to scramble for a par. Dufner posted a 3-1 record that week, and when he returned to the Memorial in 2014, he was at par or better over his next six rounds.

Real Madrid Wins Champions League Title

ROME Hundreds of Juventus soccer fans watching the Champions League final in one of Turin's main squares were injured when loud bangs created a panic and mayhem. Madrid, though, could have been back in front once more in the 33rd minute when Marcelo got to the byline and picked out Ronaldo in the middle, but the Portugal captain miscued his header and missed the target.

Durant explains why a slumping Klay Thompson is still key for Warriors

The Warriors ripped defending National Basketball Association champion Cleveland 113-91 on Thursday behind 38 points from star forward Kevin Durant , many of them on slam dunks, and 28 by guard Stephen Curry , who sank six 3-pointers as the best-of-seven championship series began.

Lanka's stand-in captain Tharanga suspended for two matches

It rules Tharanga out of Sri Lanka's matches against India at The Oval next Thursday, and Pakistan on June 12 in Cardiff, but he could return for the semi-finals should the team qualify. But Malinga lost his footing as he trod on the boundary rope and spilled the ball. "Even though we won by nearly 100 runs they were only a partnership or two from getting really close.