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Oakland celebrates Warriors with festive parade

If they add Paul George and LeBron James , which they have the cap space to do, they are gonna be right there because they can trade other guys to improve their roster. Just like the Warriors nearly flawless run in the playoffs at 16-1, the parade seemed to be a success. Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James also took exception to the superteam moniker.



Shah rules out resumption of Indo-Pak bilateral cricket ties

India won the group match , but Pakistan won the title. Their bowling coach Azhar Mahmood has great belief in a Pakistan team who knocked England out of their own tournament in the semi-finals. "But (now) on the biggest stage it is India v Pakistan ". Holland are rated No 4 in the world and are the highest-ranked side in qualifying Pool B which also features Canada and Pakistan .



Halep, Ostapenko to battle it out for French Open title

Halep's hopes of reaching a second French Open final, having lost to Maria Sharapova in 2014, looked over when she trailed by a set and 5-1 in her quarter-final against Elina Svitolina. It was really tough. "I think was a battle." said the surprise package. Ostapenko edged a first-set tie-break but looked to have lost her way in the second when she dropped four games in a row.


Del Potro facing Wimbledon fitness battle after Queen's withdrawal

Del Potro facing Wimbledon fitness battle after Queen's withdrawal

He followed up his success in 2009 by completing the flawless Wimbledon preparation by fighting back to defeat hard-hitting Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 3-6 7-6 (7-2) 6-4 in the 2011 final, which was only the third Monday final in the tournament's history.



Ronaldo accused of $16.5 million tax fraud

A four-time Ballon d'Or victor, the 32-year-old Ronaldo has led Real Madrid to back-to-back Champions League titles and its first Spanish league in five seasons, and helped Portugal to win last year's European Championship. The court found Messi had funneled income earned from his image rights through countries such as Uruguay, Switzerland and Belize, evading more than 4 million euros in taxes from 2007 to 2009.



Shane Lowry the lone Irishman left standing as Erin Hills bites back

Most weird about this day was that as many amateurs broke par as top 10 players in the world - two apiece. He was 100 feet away for birdie on No. 6 and burned the edge of the cup on that one, except that it ran by some 7 feet and he three-putted for bogey.