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South Africa play down AB de Villiers's struggles, niggle

South Africa play down AB de Villiers's struggles, niggle

David Miller (75 not out) was the only batsman to reach a half-century at Edgbaston, as the top-ranked South Africans got tied up by some consistent bowling by Pakistan and limped along at a run rate of under 4 an over until the final three overs.



New favourites in race for Alexis Sanchez as PSG's efforts fail

Arsenal legend Ian Wright is willing to see Alexis Sanchez join Bayern Munich - but only if Arsene Wenger signs Robert Lewandowski in return. He is one of the finest frontmen in world football and Arsenal are likely to have to look elsewhere for a successor to Sanchez if a sale is sanctioned when the transfer window re-opens.



Sweden to face New Zealand in America's Cup Challenger sailing final

Two years ago, Fuku and I met here in Bermuda to try and figure out how we were going to put a team together and I think the group that was assembled and the support we've had from Japan has been incredible. Down to five crewmen, Artemis eased up. Team New Zealand are left to assess the damage to the multi-million pound catamaran ahead of the remainder of the series, though a forecast for stronger wind could see racing cancelled, buying the Kiwis some extra recovery time.


Predators fall 4-1 to Penguins, trail 2-0 in Finals

Predators fall 4-1 to Penguins, trail 2-0 in Finals

It had all vanished so suddenly for Nashville and its goalie, snatched away by this black-and-gold nitrous button of a Pittsburgh Penguins team. Pittsburgh goaltender Matt Murray stopped 37 of 38 Nashville shots. They've just struck in quick succession, landing six of their nine goals in a span of about eight minutes. That includes a 3-0 record in Game 3s, with a 1.22 goals-against average and a.949 save percentage.



French Open 2017: Men's results - Final

The Spaniard, now a 15-time Grand Slam victor, eased to victory in the French capital to the delight of those in attendance. Nadal was at his most masterful on the stage he has made his own and needed just two hours and five minutes to beat Wawrinka 6-2 6-3 6-1.


America's Cup: New Zealand extend lead over Sweden in challenger final

America's Cup: New Zealand extend lead over Sweden in challenger final

The result takes Team New Zealand once step closer to a Cup Match with Team USA, with a flawless showing on Sunday - in the lighter breezes forecast for Bermuda - enough to send them through. "It's not the first time it's happened, to myself or to many people". But Team New Zealand's pleas for a penalty were not rewarded and Artemis just managed to maintain their advantage, going around gate five nine seconds ahead and through the final gate with a five second buffer before extending ...