Cavaliers vow to improve after Game 1 drubbing

When the Cavs left him unguarded on the perimeter, Durant hit 3-pointers. Throw in Klay Thompson's great defensive effort in Game 1 , and the ways that the Warriors' defense improved with the Durant addition really come into focus.

UEFA Champions League final live, Juventus vs Real Madrid, live football score

The Spanish giants are priced at 8/5 with Juventus at 2/1. And to quote Christopher Nolan's "The Dark Knight", the match perfectly sits the description of an unstoppable force meeting an immovable object. But the steely performance doesn't end at their backline. Dybala joined Juan Cuadrado and Mario Mandzukic in a trio sitting just behind Gonzalo Higuain, while Miralem Pjanic has been behind them alongside Sami Khedira.

Rain affects Australia v New Zealand game in ICC Champions Trophy

Rain affects Australia v New Zealand game in ICC Champions Trophy

John Hastings of Australia celebrates with Glenn Maxwell after taking the wicket of Luke Ronchi of New Zealand . But his run out sparked a slump that saw the Blackcaps dismissed for 291 after losing their last seven wickets for 37 runs in 35 balls.

Real Madrid fan Rafael Nadal hopes for more European glory

While Ronaldo, for years renowned as a tricky winger and provider, has evolved his game to focus much more on a centre-forward role, Zidane remained primarily the midfield fulcrum around which all his teams turned. "People say that they won the last Final with an offside goal". " Real Madrid knows how to feed off this pressure". It is 50-50. But we are in the final again, and everything is possible.

Djokovic And Agassi A Match made In Heaven?

Djokovic And Agassi A Match made In Heaven?

Back on the court where he completed his career Grand Slam , Novak Djokovic showed no sign of the crisis of confidence that has affected his game since winning the French Open previous year. "I will try to learn as much as I can from him", said Djokovic. "Not remembering how I played a year ago". Nadal was largely happy, saying: "I'm always at the start, happy for the victory".

England beat Bangadesh in ICC Champions Trophy opener

On the cut-off date , Australia were ranked number one followed by India and South Africa . Bangladesh highlighted the issue in dramatic style by collapsing to 84 all out in reply to Champions Trophy title- holders India's 324 for seven in their final warm-up match at the Oval on Tuesday.