Riley Curry returns to steal the show after Warriors win National Basketball Association title

Durant capped his first season with the Warriors in triumphant fashion with another big shooting night that helped Golden State avoid a repeat of last year's Finals collapse when Cleveland rallied from 3-1 down to win the title . It was the second time he and Durant had met in a finals series, following 2012 when James and the Miami Heat beat Durant's Oklahoma City Thunder 4-1.

Pakistan defy all odds, cruise to Champions Trophy final after outshining England

It seemed Pakistani batsmen were batting on a different pitch during the chase as they cruised to complete the target in 37.1 overs, after openers Azhar Ali (76 off 100) and Fakhar Zaman (57 off 58) provided a flawless start. "I think it will have to evolve in whatever manner the game does over the next two years in the lead-in to the World Cup, but certainly I think we're moving in the right direction".

Golden State Warriors Allegedly Opt to Skip Customary White House Visit

The. Golden State has yet to confirm the decision. James on the other hand was his usual efficient self, scoring 41 points while grabbing 13 rebounds and dishing out 8 dimes. 21 Savage had a much better night than Rihanna . "We went through, for lack of a better term, basketball hell, just being so close to getting the job done and not realizing that goal and having to think about that for an entire year and compartmentalize and just try and keep the right perspective about this ...

Late victor as Blues beat Lions in Auckland

Late victor as Blues beat Lions in Auckland

As expected Owen Farrell makes his first start at fly-half in what is likely to be the Test half-back pairing alongside Conor Murray, while George North and Jonathan Davies also make their first appearance of the tour in an experienced-looking backline.

Morgan unbowed as befuddled England fluff their lines

Though England played three of its Group A matches on new pitches, the pitches allocated to Sophia Gardens had all been used once each during the group stage meaning their semi-final had to be played on a used surface. It was the eighth time that Hasan has collected three wickets or more in his 20 ODIs, and teammates see much more to come from the 23-year-old bowler.

Ostapenko wins first major title at Roland Garros

Ostapenko wins first major title at Roland Garros

The last woman to win her first title at a major was Barbara Jordan of the United States at the 1979 Australian Open. Ostapenko hit 54 winners and had as many unforced errors . Ostapenko's wildness betrayed her as she served to stay in the set at 4-5, netting a forehand to offer Halep set point and drilling long to gift the Romanian the set.