India will beat Pakistan, win Champions Trophy: Laxman

India will beat Pakistan, win Champions Trophy: Laxman

De Villiers was quick to reply to that question, he replied "Alright, very easy question for me - my favourite player between Ronaldo and Messi?" "I am very confident that India will do well in the Champions Trophy and will defend the title", Laxman said.

For reasons beyond goaltending, Sullivan should bring back Fleury in Game 7

While the Penguins and Senators prepare for their last Eastern Conference Finals matchup, the Nashville Predators have already locked up their first trip to the Finals after eliminating the Anaheim Ducks in game six on Monday. "We gave ourselves a chance". With almost the entire team back from last year's Stanley Cup run, the Penguins have plenty of experience to draw on, especially when it comes to playing with their backs against the wall.

Nadal storms into quarters, Pliskova through to last 16

Matches involving Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic highlight a packed Day 8 schedule created by all of the rain postponements. There's absolutely no room for more inclement weather. He will face another Spaniard, Pablo Carreno Busta , in the last eight. No. 15 Gael Monfils and No. 24 Richard Gasquet had their match postponed as well, though they were still in the first set when it happened.

Devastating French Open Injury Leads To Moment Of True Sportsmanship

The Argentinian benefited from the emotional retirement of Nicolas Almagro during their second-round match when Del Potro himself was struggling with a groin injury. If world No. 1 Andy Murray is going to win the French Open this year, he's going to do it the hard way. After losing 3-6 in the first set, the titleholder in Rome turned around at 6-3, 6-2 against Tsvetana Pironkova while Radwanska defeated Alison Van Uytvanck 6-7 (3), 6-2, 6-3 in two hours and 22 minutes.

Witthoeft arrives late to French Open match

Paris: Novak Djokovic found the extra gear he needed as the defending champion won a 5-7, 6-3, 3-6, 6-1, 6-1 battle of survival with Diego Schwartzman to move into the fourth round of the French Open . Despite both the players have been around in the circuit for some time , it is a surprise that this French Open meeting will be their second head-to-head encounter.

Reds vs. Braves, Game 3: Preview/Predictions Thread

Reds vs. Braves, Game 3: Preview/Predictions Thread

For the record, the Reds had prepared a review of Phillips' tenure in Cincinnati , though Phillips declined the opportunity for a specific personal honor. Atlanta right-hander Mike Foltynewicz allowed two hits over seven shutout innings and tied his career high with 10 strikeouts. Inciarte had the big blow in Atlanta's five-run third, belting a three-run shot to right-center to give Atlanta a 9-2 lead.