Pakistan cricket back on track with Champions Trophy win: Shahid Afridi

Pakistan cricket back on track with Champions Trophy win: Shahid Afridi

This was Pakistan's first ICC title triumph since their 2009 World Twenty20. Kohli also praised young all-rounder Hardik Pandya, who was the highest scorer among the Indians with 76 runs off 43 balls. Chasing such a big target, that too in the finals was never going to be easy and India had pinned all its hopes on Virat Kohli , one of the best chasers in the world as he had done so many times for the Men in Blue in the past.

Cristiano Ronaldo Focused On Only Portugal

New Zealand coach Anthony Hudson says the All Whites must be fearless against Mexico , knowing defeat on Wednesday will see them eliminated from the Confederations Cup . Federation Internationale de Football Association has already fined Mexico for fans' homophobic chants during its qualifying campaign for the 2018 World Cup .

Ronaldo painted on Russian mural that only the team can see

Pepe thought he'd opened the scoring for Portugal on the rebound after Cristiano Ronaldo had crashed a shot against the bar with a sensational dipping volley - but the goal was chalked off for offside after the referee consulted a video replay, a system being trialed at the tournament.

76ers get No. 1 pick from Celtics

That's the nature of drafts. They're getting the player they want. But what does this mean for the rest of the league? Smith reported Monday that the Boston Celtics would like to trade for Chicago Bulls star Jimmy Butler after swapping first-round picks with the Philadelphia 76ers , and as far as he's concerned, that's the right move for C's president of basketball operations Danny Ainge .

Twins in first place as big draft night arrives

Were the Twins to offer 75 percent of this year's top slot value, that would amount to $5.83 million. Greene has already been profiled by Sports Illustrated due to both his talent and ability to already throw 102 miles per hour fastballs.