Durant capped his spectacular first season with the Warriors by bringing home that coveted National Basketball Association championship he joined Golden State last July so determined to get, scoring 39 points in a fast-and-furious, Finals-clinching 129-120 victory over LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 on Monday night.
BRAVES: Atlanta third baseman Adonis Garcia is expected to miss about two months after having surgery to fix ligament damage in his left ring finger. I wasn't sure if it was going out. Cody Bellinger's ninth-inning three-run home run gave the Dodgers the victory. Francona guided the Indians to their first World Series appearance since 1997 previous year.
By the time he parred the par-5 giant No. 18 with a two-footer, tied Rory McIlroy's 16-under-par record from Congressional in 2011 and fist-pumped understatedly a few times, he had cast himself as a top-tier threat. He failed to get up-and-down from behind the 17th green, and then he three-putted from 40 feet on the final hole to finish at 8-under 272. "It looks as though the weather conditions are going to be a lot more challenging today at Erin Hills", Kite said.
However, the goal was ruled out less than a minute later as the referee used the Video Assistant Referee to check Pepe's positioning when the ball had been fed back into the box from Ronaldo's free-kick. The goal was disallowed for offside on review. In the second match of group A met the main favourites to reach the semi-finals - the reigning Champions, the Portuguese led by Cristiano Ronaldo met with a strong team of Mexico , which many are predicting the finals.
Former Manchester United front man Hernandez netted his 47th worldwide goal with a stooping header. Mexico controlled possession and spent more time in Portugal's area, but the Euro 2016 champions were a constant threat on the counterattack in front of 34,372 fans at the Kazan Arena.
Indeed, it was a round for the ages, climaxed by a 310-yard 3-wood approach to the 18th green that expired only seven-feet from the cup. His nine-under tour of rain-softened Erin Hills eclipsed the eight-under-par 63 carded by Johnny Miller in winning the 1973 U.S.
But they responded with victory over South Africa and a thrilling defeat of Sri Lanka to reach the last four, before easily seeing off one of the pre-tournament favourites in hosts England in the semi-finals. Ahead of much-anticipated, high octane Champions Trophy final between India and Pakistan at the Oval, Indian all-rounder Irfan Pathan has declared the clash between the two Asian arch-rival bigger than the Ashes series.
Not even 13 minutes into the first period, Fleury was pulled after allowing the 4-0 lead. The defence, which had been the team's biggest weak spot in the series, moved the puck easily and efficiency. We know it's an exciting challenge. "We know we have to be a lot better than that", Fisher said. Lest he be forgotten, Matt Murray also was stellar in net for a 24-save shutout, the third time in Cup history a rookie goalie blanked his opponent.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino is also coming to St. Petersburg on Saturday for the opening of the tournament. Russian Federation convincingly beat New Zealand 2-0 at the St Petersburg stadium in front of 50,251 people, including President Vladimir Putin and FIFA president Gianni Infantino, who addressed the crowd before kickoff.
Zaman was batting on four when he edged one to MS Dhoni before the umpires checked that bowler Jasprit Bumrah had overstepped. Not wanting to let India know he was rattled, he hit two boundaries quickly, plus a third off his helmet, and he was on his way.
According to Marca , Florentino Perez said that if Cristiano Ronaldo really chose to leave Real Madrid , he should directly tell this to someone from the club's management, and not become a source of rumors, being far away from Madrid as part of the Portuguese national team.
Having won nine of their last 12 matches chasing, the initiative was initially with reigning champions India - who had already beaten Pakistan by 124 runs earlier in the tournament - as they won the toss and chose to bowl first on what was otherwise a hot morning on a flat Oval pitch.
Thomas recorded nine birdies and two bogeys on Saturday, but finished the round with an eagle on the par 5 18th hole. Fleetwood was poised to take the lead until his pitch to the 18th wasn't strong enough and his next shot went beyond the flag and down the slope some 70 feet away.
His nine-under tour of rain-softened Erin Hills eclipsed the eight-under-par 63 carded by Johnny Miller in winning the 1973 U.S. Open at Oakmont, and matched the all-time low for any major of 63. Felt like I had a good feel for the speed of the greens today, hit a lot of good lag putts. I think being exempt and coming in a little early and not having it be so hectic the week of has definitely helped.
Amir, who missed Pakistan's eight-wicket semi-final win over England with a back spasm, finished with three wickets for 16 runs in six overs. Amir, whose career was almost ended on the other side of London s River Thames by a ban and jail sentence for his involvement in a spot-fixing scan during a 2010 Test at Lord s, made a brilliant comeback after a back spasm forced him out of the semi-final victory over England.
Democrats have protested Senate Republican leaders drafting their health-care bill behind closed doors. The group's 30-second ad, which features a financial adviser speaking to a couple older than 50, says the House bill imposes an "age tax" and allows insurers to charge "thousands more " for people with pre-existing conditions such as asthma.
In 2015, Decker had 80 receptions for 1,027 yards and 12 touchdowns. The Jets were hoping to trade Decker, but ended up having to release him on Monday . "So until he is, and all means I wish him the best. We'll see where that goes". With Decker gone, the Jets' receiving corps is composed of mostly youngsters, including Quincy Enunwa, Robby Anderson, Charone Peake, Jalin Marshall and draft picks ArDarius Stewart and Chad Hansen.
We already got our first finalist, Pakistan who defeated the host England the first semi-final at Cardiff to reach the final. Pakistan , who suffered a 124-run thrashing by arch-rivals India in their opening group game then cruised to their meagre victory target with a mammoth 77 balls to spare.
In previous public statements, Rosenstein has acknowledged the possibility of his recusal if circumstances were to change, and recent events have raised fresh questions about whether Justice Department lawyers could soon decide his recusal is necessary.
But the third-round leader at the U.S. Open? No, that's not a typo. However, he was far out of contention after he moved in the wrong direction with a four-over 76 during Saturday's moving day and finished the tournament one-over par. "I'd love to have another one of those", Thomas said. I've been there a handful of times and had some good finishes. He was six shots back at the turn.
With this win, Pakistan broke the age-old jinx of not performing against India in big ticket matches .For a team that can't play global cricket at home due to security issues, the victory has far-reaching implications. The duo forged 128-run partnership in 23 overs before a running mix-up cost Pakistan a wicket. India: 158 all out in 30.3 overs (Rohit 0, Dhawan 21, Kohli 5, Dhoni 4, Yuvraj 22, Jadhav 9, Pandya 76, Jadeja 15, Ashwin 15, Ashwin 1, Bhuvneshwar 1*, Bumrah 1; Amir ...
Murray was not at his best but came back from a set down in the quarter-finals to defeat Kei Nishikori in Paris 2-6 6-1 7-6 (7-0) 6-1. Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka celebrates winning his fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament against France's Gael Monfils in three sets 7-5, 7-6 (9-7), 6-2, Monday at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris , France.
Hasan was all over the England batsmen while Junaid and Raees also picked two wickets apiece with Jos Buttler (4), Moeen Ali (11), Adil Rashid (7), Liam Plunkett (9) hardly got going and the home team were bowled out for 211 runs from 49.5 overs.
Open and win. It was a fitting end to a frustrating day for Spieth at the U.S. Open. Joint-overnight leader Paul Casey's challenge appears to be over though as he shot a three-over-par 75, leaving him eight shots behind Harman . Thomas was tied for 24th at two under par , five strokes off the pace after Friday's second round. He was only two behind when he made the turn, but bogeys on the 12th and 15th holes - and no birdies until No.
The Pacers are already shopping George, according to The Vertical . Paul George informed the Pacers on Sunday of his pending decision to leave IN when his unrestricted free agency hits IN 2018. ESPN's Ramona Shelburne reports the Lakers "do not now intend to part with any of their young assets in a trade with the Pacers". It would take a winning situation and a promising future to even dream of keeping George past his current contract, but there are some teams that could think of taking ...