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India wary of maverick Pakistan in high-octane final

Mahmood also said Pakistan have the bench strength and won't be in any trouble in case Amir fails to participate in the final. And it is them, not any of the expensively assembled squads above, who remain between India and a second straight Champions Trophy title.



Greens at Erin Hills starting to firm up

Jason Day , of Australia, hits from a bunker on the eighth hole during the first round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Thursday, June 15, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. 3 player in the world, rarely says at a major. "You can not play this golf course if you're not in position off the tee", said McIlroy, per McAllister.



The mighty recovery of Paul Casey puts him in US Open mix

Rory McIlroy will miss the cut, but at least one of his US Open records is safe - 35 consecutive holes without a bogey to start a US Open. He birdied three straight holes to move into second at 6 under, one shot back of co-leaders Rickie Fowler and Xander Schauffele .



Barack Obama texted Kevin Durant after NBA Finals win, praised his defense

After the game , Nash shared a moment with 2017 NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant . The Warriors enjoying their championship win, June 12. The different kind of ceremonies and traditions that have happened around championship winning teams, we don't want that to taint what we've accomplished this year.



Curry, Durant committed to Golden State

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry , center, holds his daughter Riley as they celebrate with forward Kevin Durant , left, after Game 5 of basketball's NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Oakland, Calif ., M. That leaves the game well on its way to to climb from the current four-game average of 19.4 million viewers. ESPN proudly announced Tuesday the 2017 NBA Finals between Golden State and Cleveland on ABC was the most-watched NBA Finals since 1998, ...



Flawless shot: Durant's late 3 gives Warriors 3-0 Finals lead

Thompson hit four treys in the opening period to help the Warriors finish with a finals-record nine for the period. LeBron James and Kyrie Irving combined for 77 points, but it wasn't enough to take down Kevin Durant and the star-studded Warriors.