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Pakistan wins thriller to take series

Retiring Pakistan cricket team members Younis Khan (left) and captain Misbah-ul-Haq celebrate with the series trophy at the Windsor Park Stadium on Sunday. "And I think, thank God, we have achieved quite a few things in Test cricket especially. She just convinced me and the fans that I have to come", Misbah said.


Barcelona, Madrid win as title race goes to final round

Barcelona, Madrid win as title race goes to final round

Barcelona would win the title if the two sides finish level on points as Luis Enrique's side have the better head-to-head record from their two games this season. "It's another chance to pick up points and continue on the great path we are on", added the Frenchman. "We'll wait for a mistake and hopefully that'll happen on Wednesday, but we are Barcelona and what we have to do is focus on ourselves".


Serial kicker Draymond Green calls Kelly Olynyk a 'dirty player'

Serial kicker Draymond Green calls Kelly Olynyk a 'dirty player'

Green's analysis comes from across the country following a scuffle Thursday in Game 3 of the Celtics-Wizards series. The main reason why Boston lost Games 3 and 4 was because they allowed the Wizards to go on monumental, lopsided runs during both contests.



Zidane unsure on Bale´s Madrid return

Although there are still three weeks until the big showdown with Juventus in Bale's hometown of Cardiff, the former Tottenham man has been missing since last month with a calf injury and Zidane would be reluctant to risk him unless he proves his fitness in one of Madrid's three remaining league games.



Short-handed Spurs humble Houston to advance to Western Conference finals

It's no secret the Rockets were overwhelmingly dependent on Harden all season. They led 5-4 early, and after a Spurs 10-2 run, the Rockets scored the next seven, but trailed from that point on. The Rockets used a 7-2 spurt after that with three-pointers from Ariza and Eric Gordon to cut the lead to 71-50 with about seven minutes remaining in the third.



Diamondbacks place Chris Iannetta on seven-day concussion disabled list

Arizona tied the score in the eighth inning on four walks, three issued by Daniel Hudson and one issued by Wade LeBlanc on a 3-2 pitch to Jeff Mathis that forced in the tying run. Pirates: Utility player Adam Frazier, on the DL since April 24 with a left hamstring strain, began a rehab assignment this week with Triple-A Indianapolis.