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Juventus have now lost a record seven finals. "It's one more record, these players deserved it and I did as well because I scored two goals and I'm the top scorer in the Champions League ". "They showed their class and the attitude needed to play in this kind of game". While the first half ended 1:1, Real Madrid dominated in the second and scored three goals to become European champions for the 12th time.
  • Brits, Kiwis advance to next round in America's Cup prelims

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    Led by former Emirates Team New Zealand skipper Dean Barker, the crew is the first Japanese flagged challenger since 2000 and sponsor SoftBank has set its sights on "becoming the first Japanese team to win the America's Cup". The holders now have to sit on the sidelines until June 17 when they will defend the cup against one of the challengers. Barker has all to play for after he was dropped by New Zealand following their 2013 loss.
  • Zidane can stay at Real Madrid for life, says Perez

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    Then came the Club World Cup with Real Madrid and the end of a five-year Spanish title drought before new highs were reached in the Champions League. Casemiro restored Madrid's lead just after the hour and further goals from Ronaldo and substitute Asensio confirmed victory before Juve substitute Juan Cuadrado was harshly shown a second yellow card for pushing Sergio Ramos .
  • Murray regains form, ousts del Potro in French Open

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    Wawrinka, owner of three major championships in all, will play for a quarterfinal berth against No. 15 Gael Monfils or No. 24 Richard Gasquet , a pair of Frenchmen whose third-round match was interrupted by rain in the first set Saturday.
  • Predators quiet about starting goalie

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    Pittsburgh Penguins' Evgeni Malkin (71) skates with teammates during hockey practice at the team training center in Cranberry, Pa., on Friday, June 2, 2017 . The main talking point heading into Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final has been whether or not the Nashville Predators will stick with Pekka Rinne in net or if they would turn to backup Juuse Saros .
  • New Report Suggests No Rift Between Kohli & Kumble

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    As India gets ready to launch their tournament against Pakistan in Birmingham on Sunday, the Indian media is abuzz with reports of differences between Kohli and Kumble over tactics and training. In any case, Pakistan can be brilliant on a given day and rubbish on several others. "Just keep quiet and play the game ". He takes skipper Virat Kohli to task without naming him in a devastating sentence: "Already, in a dismaying departure from global norms, current Indian players enjoy a ...
  • MLS All-Star opponent Real Madrid win second straight UEFA Champions League

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    After Casemiro put the Spanish champions back in front in the 61st, Ronaldo turned in his 600th career goal at the near post three minutes later, and Marco Asensio wrapped up a record-extending 12th title in the 90th. "Zidane gave us a very positive half-time team talk and told us he really believed in us", he said. Yet, for all of their history and all of their prestige, Juventus have won only two European championships, losing in the final a record seven times.
  • Mandzukic cracker answers Ronaldo opener in final

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    The strike was Madrid's 500th in the Champions League - Ronaldo's next was the 600th of his career and took him beyond great rival Lionel Messi as top scorer in this season's competition. Isco , who kept Cardiff-born Gareth Bale out of the starting line-up, described it as Real's best performance of the season as they outclassed Italian champions Juventus in the second half.
  • England, Bangladesh aim to banish batting blues in Trophy opener

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    The way they are playing, if you look at the last two years, their performance, they win nearly everything. "It's good to play some shots and it's just great to bat", Karthik added, referring to his stroke-hitting abilities that may help India in Champions Trophy ."I think we are up there with the other better teams in the world", Strauss said, as quoted on CricBuzz.Nonetheless, India at 9/2 odds are expected to emerge from Group B , where they are matched against South Africa and 25/1 ...
  • Nashville Predators look to regain momentum in Game 3

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    Meanwhile, Carl Hagelin is back in the Penguins' lineup for Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final . Bonino was initially listed as day-to-day, but it became clear he likely wasn't going to suit up for Game 3 when he was absent for the team's morning skate on Saturday, according to Pens Inside Scoop .
  • Cleveland Cavaliers' Deron Williams embraces first-ever trip to NBA Finals

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    This disturbing news comes just one day before the 32-year-old is playing in the National Basketball Association finals with the Cleveland Cavaliers , who are facing off against the Golden State Warriors on Thursday. My family is safe. "And we got a long way to go". "If this is to shed a light and to keep the conversation going on my behalf then I'm OK with it", the three-time National Basketball Association campion said.