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Viswanathan Anand Confident Of Sealing Grand Chess Tour Finals Berth

Viswanathan Anand, who finished a disappointing tied third in the Sinquefield Cup last month, needs 13 points from the remaining two legs in Bucharest and Kolkata....

Viswanathan Anand Confident Of Sealing Grand Chess Tour Finals Berth

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Leicester confident of sealing Youri Tielemans deal as player flies to England • Leicester negotiating with Monaco over fee for midfielder• Player hopes to train with Premier League club next weekLeicester are confident of completing the club-record transfer of Youri Tielemans a...
23:42, 07/05/2019

Mercedes first to win back-to-back Grand Turismo World Tour finals Mercedes was victorious in the fourth 2019 Gran Turismo World Tour event at Red Bull's Hangar-7 in Austria, becoming the first-ever manufacturer to win back-to-back finals...
10:14, 09/14/2019

Raptors aim to top Bucks for NBA Finals berth TORONTO - The Toronto Raptors will be looking to move on and the visiting Milwaukee Bucks will be hoping to stay alive Saturday night in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals....
22:56, 05/24/2019

Warriors beat Blazers 119-117 in OT for NBA Finals berth Draymond Green had 18 points, 14 rebounds and 11 assists, including a key 3-pointer in overtime, and the Golden State Warriors advanced to the NBA Finals for the fifth straight year with a 119-117 vic...
07:56, 05/21/2019

Kawhi trade pays off with Raptors' Finals berth As he has been throughout the playoffs, Kawhi Leonard was the difference-maker for the Raptors in Saturday night's Game 6, prompting president of basketball operations Masai Ujiri to label him "the be...
09:00, 05/26/2019

Toronto Raptors finish Milwaukee Bucks to seal first NBA finals berth Kawhi’s game-high 27 points lift Raptors in Game 6 triumphToronto win East finals after dropping opening two gamesRaptors to host Warriors in Game 1 of NBA finals on ThursdayKawhi Leonard had 27 point...
06:42, 05/26/2019

Simon Yates takes Stage 12 win to complete Grand Tour grand slam "Britain\u0027s Simon Yates produced a technically perfect finish after a day in the breakaway in the Pyrenees to win Stage 12 of the Tour de France in a three-up sprint to complete a Grand Tour grand...
01:14, 07/19/2019

Chess: Russian duo lead world Grand Prix as race to take on Carlsen heats up Ian Nepomniachtchi and Alexander Grischuk well placed to become candidates to take on Magnus Carlsen in 2020Moscow’s iconic Central Club was the epicentre of the Soviet chess empire in the golden deca...
19:28, 05/31/2019

Why this Tour de France has become as much a chess game as a grind to the finish line A balance of strength and strategy will determine this year's Tour de France winner -- a winner that as of right now is still very much up in the air....
03:56, 07/23/2019

The 2019 Tour de France - A Grand Tour for the ages "The 2019 Tour de France was one of the best Grand Tour races in recent memory, with French flair throughout and dramatic twists right up until the final weather-hit weekend. Re-live the best of the d...
14:00, 07/29/2019

What, them worry? Warriors confident despite NBA Finals hole TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Raptors are rugged and relentless, capable of punishing teams in transition any time they make a mistake. The Golden State Warriors felt like they were seeing a version of t...
23:28, 06/01/2019

F1 remains confident in US Grand Prix future AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Formula One official says the series expects to race the U.S. Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas for “many years to come” despite the track’s failed eff...
21:28, 05/28/2019

NBA Finals: Why Steve Kerr is confident Warriors will bounce back TORONTO — The Warriors are in new territory in the NBA Finals in their fifth straight appearance. Before Thursday, they had never lost Game 1. Coach Steve Kerr’s excuse after his team’s convincing los...
12:56, 06/02/2019

F1 remains confident in US Grand Prix future in Texas Formula One official says series expects to race the U.S. Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Texas for many years to come        ...
22:28, 05/28/2019

Lewis Hamilton confident he can remain a power in Canadian Grand Prix • Mercedes introduce new upgraded engine• Briton stands 55 points ahead of Ferrari’s VettelLewis Hamilton has expressed his confidence going into the Canadian Grand Prix, as Mercedes bring their first...
22:56, 06/06/2019

Silverstone confident £5m resurfacing work will not affect British Grand Prix • F1 circuit to be relaid only weeks before race on 14 July• Poor surface blamed for cancellation of 2018 MotoGPSilverstone is to be resurfaced for the second time in two years before the British Gran...
02:14, 05/08/2019

Cycling: Ineos beaten again but still confident of Tour chances Team Ineos were dominated in the mountains again on Sunday, but the British outfit were confident time would play in their favor as the Tour de France heads into a grueling third week....
20:28, 07/21/2019

Team Ineos beaten again but still confident of Tour chances "Team Ineos were dominated in the mountains again on Sunday, but the British outfit were confident time would play in their favour as the Tour de France heads into a gruelling third week."...
22:14, 07/21/2019

Overwatch League bringing Grand Finals to Philadelphia IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — The Overwatch League will host its second Grand Finals at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on Sept. 29. Championship details were unveiled by the esports league Wednesday. ...
00:42, 05/09/2019

Viviani completes set of grand tour stage wins Italy’s Elia Viviani completed his set of grand tour stage wins when he claimed the fourth stage of the Tour de France, a 213.5-km flat ride from Reims on Tuesday....
23:14, 07/09/2019

Viviani completes Grand Tour clean sweep with Stage 4 win "Italy’s Elia Viviani put to bed his Giro d’Italia nightmare with a maiden win on the Tour de France, the Deceuninck-QuickStep rider powering to Stage 4 success in Nancy ahead of Alexander Kristoff an...
21:28, 07/09/2019

Flashbulb! The Gentleman's Journal Grand Tour: Road to Cannes For this year's Cannes Film Festival, Gentleman's Journal and Chopard teamed up to take a star-studded group on a 3-day trip, titled The Gentleman's Journal Grand Tour: Road to Cannes...
11:28, 05/31/2019

'Nibali could win another Grand Tour, Roglic won our hearts' - Wiggins reviews Giro "It was Richard Carapaz\u0027s Giro d\u0027Italia as the Ecuadorian claimed the maglia rosa in Verona, but speaking on the latest episode of his podcast, Bradley Wiggins picked out the two other men o...
19:56, 06/03/2019

Roglic celebrates first Grand Tour triumph as Jakobsen wins in Madrid "Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic opened up his Grand Tour account with victory in the 74th edition of the Vuelta a Espana on Sunday ahead of the Spanish world champion Alejandro Valverde and fellow Slovenian...
23:42, 09/16/2019

Unbeaten Warren Gatland '100% confident' of British and Irish Lions success in 2021 South Africa tour Warren Gatland says he is "100 per cent confident" he can lead the Lions to glory after being appointed head coach for the 2021 tour to South Africa....
13:28, 06/12/2019

Gilbert earns 10th Grand Tour stage win at Vuelta, Roglic still overall leader Belgian rider Philippe Gilbert earned the 10th Grand Tour stage victory of his career by winning stage 12 of the Vuelta a Espana on Thursday, whilst Primoz Roglic held on to the red jersey as there wa...
23:56, 09/05/2019

Re-Cycle: Kidnappings and controversy - the story of South America's first Grand Tour winner "The opener of our historical Re-Cycle series during this year\u0027s Vuelta a España looks back at the first South American to win a Grand Tour – the Colombian Luis \u0027Lucho\u0027 Herrera. Felix L...
22:28, 08/23/2019

#AskMattAnything - Is the Giro the best Grand Tour and why doesn't Basil Brush wear trousers? "Matt Stephens will be answering your questions throughout the Giro. Get in touch on Twitter by asking your question with the hashtag #AskMattAnything. And yes, you can ask literally anything."...
22:42, 05/13/2019

Cycling: Carapaz wins Giro to secure maiden grand tour title for Ecuador Richard Carapaz rode a perfect race to fulfill his immense potential and become the first Ecuadorian rider to win a grand tour when he prevailed in the Giro d'Italia on Sunday....
01:28, 06/03/2019

Tao Geoghegan Hart to lead Team Ineos at their first ever grand tour after Egan Bernal injury Londoner Tao Geoghegan Hart will lead Team Ineos at their first ever grand tour after Egan Bernal pulled out of the race after breaking his collarbone in a training ride crash at the weekend....
20:14, 05/07/2019

£2bn structure sealing off Chernobyl's reactor is unveiled A structure built to contain hundreds of tonnes of radioactive material from the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster has been unveiled by Ukraine's president Volodymyr Zelenskiy....
00:14, 07/11/2019

Excuse Me, New York Post, but Your Ends Need Sealing Folks—especially fellow media folk—can we stop commenting on things we know nothing about and are too lazy to look up? Because assuming only makes an ass out of you and the media outlet you work for....
03:00, 07/11/2019

You Can Get 'Self-Sealing' Tires Standard on Some 2020 Ford Explorers Twenty-six years after the world watched a tyrannosaurus rex bite into the tire of a Ford Explorer, the automaker has finally decided to equip the more expensive trims of the new 2020 Ford Explorer wi...
02:28, 07/02/2019

Goo From Giant Salamanders Is Impressively Good at Sealing Wounds When Chinese giant salamanders are injured, they discharge white mucus from glands on their skin. As new research shows, this sticky salamander goo makes for an excellent medical glue, sealing wounds ...
01:28, 06/07/2019

| S15: The finishing berth NOBODY wants Eighth-placed finish will be the one to earnestly dodge (a Crusaders date, away) for the handful of teams jockeying for the Super Rugby playoffs, writes Rob Houwing...
00:28, 06/11/2019

Tour champion Thomas out of Tour de Suisse, Tour participation in doubt Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas crashed on the fourth stage of the Tour de Suisse on Tuesday and abandoned the race, his team said, putting a question mark over his participation in the July 6-...
17:56, 06/18/2019

Federer primed for Wimbledon charge after sealing 10th Halle crown Roger Federer warmed up for next month's Wimbledon championships by swatting aside David Goffin 7-6(2) 6-1 to win the Halle Open title for the 10th time on Sunday....
22:14, 06/23/2019

USA, Brazil react to US win and Olympic berth USA players Khris Middleton and Joe Harris talk about the Americans clinching an Olympic berth and Brazil forward Anderson Varejao discusses his team's loss to the USA in the World Cup. (Sept. 9)...
23:00, 09/09/2019

Chelsea close to sealing Mateo Kovacic signing in £45m deal with Real Madrid Croat to make last season’s loan move permanentChelsea hope to appoint Frank Lampard this weekChelsea are poised to complete the permanent signing of Real Madrid’s Mateo Kovacic for a fee which could ...
12:00, 06/27/2019

US risks China's anger after sealing $8bn deal to sell Taiwan 66 fighter jets Trump administration approves $8bn sale but Beijing says Washington will ‘bear the consequences’The Trump administration has approved the sale of 66 F-16 fighters to Taiwan in a move expected to anger...
13:14, 08/21/2019

Mets begin sealing their trade deadline fate with ugly loss to Braves ATLANTA — The perfect storm of stench, ugliness and ineptitude enveloped the Mets on Monday in starting this crucial road trip with an embarrassing loss. Zack Wheeler certainly was better than his fin...
06:28, 06/18/2019

Valencia make a mockery of reason by sealing Champions League place | Sid Lowe They were four points off relegation in January but Marcelino García Toral clung to his job to enact an incredible turnaroundThere were 60 seconds left in the hardest, most inexplicable season of Marc...
17:00, 05/20/2019

Mendoza lifts Florida St. past LSU 5-4 in 12th for CWS berth BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Drew Mendoza’s two-out base hit to right center drove home Mike Salvatore from second base in the bottom of the 12th inning, lifting Florida State to a 5-4 victory over L...
07:00, 06/10/2019

'Bumbling' Boris Johnson shows his ruthless streak with dramatic step closer to sealing Brexit Prime Minister Boris Johnson has long been mocked by his political opponents as a bumbling, oafish joke better suited to the studios of comedic quiz panels and the after dinner circuit than deciding p...
19:28, 08/28/2019

Australia win Olympic berth as United States crush Japan Australia continued their impressive form in the basketball World Cup with an 87-82 win over Lithuania and secured a berth in the 2020 Olympic Games while holders United States cruised to a 98-45 rout...
17:28, 09/05/2019

Curacao claim shock quarter-final berth at Gold Cup Jurien Gaari scored a stoppage time equalizer as Curacao held Jamaica 1-1 at the Gold Cup in Los Angeles on Tuesday and booked a surprise quarter-final for the tiny Caribbean nation....
08:28, 06/26/2019

World Cup Live: New Zealand Look To Secure Semis Berth, Face Australia New Zealand vs Australia Live Score, 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup: New Zealand will join Australia in the last four from the 10-team league stage if they win....
14:14, 06/29/2019

Preview: India Eye Semis Berth As England Stand On Brink Of WC Exit England vs India: England have already lost their top ODI spot to India, owing to the poor performances in their last two matches at the World Cup 2019....
12:00, 06/29/2019

Serena ready for Svitolina challenge; Bencic eyes final berth Serena Williams has a record-tying 24th career Grand Slam title in reach but will face perhaps her toughest test so far at this year's U.S. Open when she meets Ukrainian fifth seed Elina Svitolina in...
07:00, 09/05/2019

2019 NBA Finals: Four players to watch to win Finals MVP With the NBA Finals set to begin on Thursday night in Toronto, here are the best bets to win the series MVP award (odds courtesy of Westgate SuperBook in Las Vegas): The plays Kawhi Leonard (5/2): It ...
03:42, 05/31/2019

Boxing Live: Amit Panghal, Manish Kaushik Look To Seal Final Berth Boxing Live Score: Amit Panghal and Manish Kaushik will aim to create history by booking their maiden final berths at the World Boxing Championships....
12:01, 09/20/2019

David Warner falls for duck in Australian audition for World Cup opening berth Steve Smith shines with 89 not out in BrisbaneJhye Richardson scratched from World Cup squadDavid Warner’s return to the top order for Australia was short-lived but Steve Smith showed glimpses of his ...
09:56, 05/08/2019

Indonesia Open Live: PV Sindhu Eyes Final Berth, Faces Chen Yu Fei Test Indonesia Open 2019, PV Sindhu vs CHEN Yu Fei, Semi-final Live Badminton Match Score: PV Sindhu has the edge over Chen Yu Fei in head-to-head clashes....
11:28, 07/20/2019

Watch: Simona Halep beats U.S. teen Cori Gauff for quarterfinal berth at Wimbledon American Cori "Coco" Gauff, 15, watched her magical Wimbledon run end with a straight sets loss to Simona Halep Monday at the All-England Club in London....
18:00, 07/08/2019

Dan Evans denied maiden Wimbledon last-16 berth after losing epic five-set clash against Joao Sousa Dan Evans was unable to set up a fourth-round clash with Rafael Nadal as his Wimbledon campaign ended with a heartbreaking five-set loss to Joao Sousa....
03:14, 07/07/2019

Paul Gustard insists he must improve after Harlequins narrowly miss out on Premiership semi-final berth Paul Gustard says Harlequins will not settle for fifth place in the Premiership next term after their season ended in agonising fashion at the Ricoh Arena on Saturday....
20:00, 05/20/2019

Jumbling The Rules Of Chess, Eight Different Ways Chess is a game of seemingly endless complexity, each new match expanding into an intricate weave of strategies, gambits, and countermoves. It only gets stranger if you decide to throw out the ruleboo...
13:28, 08/09/2019

Auto Chess on mobile is improving … but confusing Drodo's mobile Auto Chess is a significantly better way to play the original great mod if you already know the original, and for that, should be a successRead More...
12:14, 05/31/2019

What do the EU elections mean for Brexit? It’s complicated | Anand Menon Neither tribe won a clear advantage, and the main parties stay internally deadlocked, with a general election less likely nowWhat a night, eh? The Conservatives turned in their worst electoral perform...
18:56, 05/27/2019

Dota Underlords is Valve’s take on Auto Chess Dota Underlords is the official Valve version of Auto Chess. It's for PC and mobile and will be on Steam before heading to iOS and Android in open beta.Read More...
00:56, 06/14/2019

Anand Mahindra Can "Breath Normally Again" As Chandrayaan 2 Lifts Off The successful launch of India's moon mission Chandrayaan 2 drew applause from across the world. In a tweet, businessman Anand Mahindra also congratulated the Indian Space Research Organisation......
15:56, 07/22/2019

Auto Chess Took Over My Life In A Single Afternoon I had plans, darn it. Grand plans. I was going to go outside, probably. I might have picked a flower. Maybe it would’ve slipped from between my fingers, only for me to bend down and find three stray k...
05:00, 06/21/2019

Anand Mahindra To Ban Plastic Bottles From Corporate Boardrooms Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra on Tuesday said he would ban plastic bottles from corporate boardrooms, after a Twitter user pointed them out in a photo of a meeting shared by him....
02:42, 07/17/2019

Chess: Magnus Carlsen in Scotland and targeting yet another new record The world champion could break his previous high rating of 2903 in rapidplay if he is on form at the Lindores Abbey StarsAnother week, another record attempt. The world champion, Magnus Carlsen, makes...
14:28, 05/24/2019

League Of Legends' Version Of Auto Chess Has Taken Over Twitch We have a habit, in the gaming industry, of declaring things “The Year Of ___.” 2013 was The Year Of Luigi. 2014 was The Year Of Luigi’s Death Stare. 2019 is The Year Of Gooigi. However, if Gooigi had...
05:00, 06/20/2019

Why Couldn't It Have Happened Earlier: Anand Mahindra On Article 370 Industrialist Anand Mahindra today extended his complete support for the BJP-led central government's move to scrap the special status granted to Jammu and Kashmir through Article 370, saying that it....
20:42, 08/05/2019

This Eco-Friendly Parking Idea Has Anand Mahindra's Nod Of Approval After promising to "banish" plastic water bottles in the boardroom, Anand Mahindra has given one of his famous Twitter shout-outs to another innovative idea for curbing plastic pollution. This......
14:56, 07/18/2019

''One Election, One Ideology'' Not Acceptable To India: Anand Sharma The Congress on Wednesday said in Rajya Sabha that the idea of "one election, one face, one ideology" is not acceptable to India and asked the BJP to desist from "dividing the country for votes"....
03:00, 06/27/2019

"No Family, No Vacation": Anand Sharma's Jibe At PM Over INS Viraat Row Senior Congress leader Anand Sharma today dismissed allegations of late premier Rajiv Gandhi using a naval warship to "vacation" in Lakshadweep, saying that Prime Minister Narendra Modi would have......
00:14, 05/11/2019

The Body Massage You Wouldn't Want, As Tweeted By Anand Mahindra Business tycoon Anand Mahindra has once again managed to tickle our funny bone - this time with a hilarious picture and his equally hilarious caption for it....
11:14, 06/03/2019

Chess player caught cheating with phone during tournament The International Chess Federation says it has suspended a player at a tournament in France after the man was “caught red-handed using his phone during a game.”...
22:00, 07/12/2019

Don’t buy the bluff. Here’s the truth about no-deal Brexit | Anand Menon From trade to data, new research by The UK in a Changing Europe outlines the real consequences of crashing outNo-deal Brexit has never loomed larger than in the current moment. Boris Johnson has said ...
08:00, 09/03/2019

"Was Given 10 Years To Live": Super 30's Anand Kumar On Illness Currently receiving treatment for Acoustic Neuroma, a rare medical condition, Anand Kumar, 46, was told in 2014 that he may only have 10 years to live....
14:00, 07/11/2019

Grandmaster flush: Chess player cheated in toilet Igors Rausis, a 58-year-old chess player who earned the grandmaster title in 1992, has been suspended after being caught cheating by using a cellphone in a bathroom during a tournament in France....
19:42, 07/13/2019

Why Anand Mahindra Shared A 3-Year-Old Video Of MS Dhoni After MS Dhoni's request to train with the parachute regiment of the Territorial Army was approved by Army Chief General Bipin Rawat, an old video that shows him in military fatigues has resurfaced on...
10:56, 07/23/2019

Valve's New Auto Chess Game Is Already Way More Popular Than Artifact Ever Was The failure of Dota-themed trading card game Artifact might have left Valve with egg on its face, but the company has now scraped off that egg and made an omelette with Dota Underlords. Valve’s take o...
01:00, 06/22/2019

The Phrase That Stood Out For Anand Mahindra From PM's Parliament Speech After delivering a landslide win for BJP-led NDA, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday addressed the newly elected lawmakers at the Central Hall of the parliament. A particular phrase from the......
21:28, 05/26/2019

Valve Is Making Its Own Version Of Dota Auto Chess Late last year, Valve launched the collectible card game Artifact, a spinoff of Dota 2. It flopped so hard that Valve is now revamping it from the ground up. Earlier this year, Dota’s community beat V...
02:56, 05/22/2019

Not "Foolish Enough To Take On Naga Women Battalion": Anand Mahindra A video showing a group of Nagaland women battalion personnel in uniform pushing out a Mahindra Bolero from a ditch drew praise for their rescue efforts Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra....
04:42, 08/30/2019

Valve is making its own version of 'Dota Auto Chess' Dota 2's hugely popular custom game mode Dota Auto Chess is set to get not one but two standalone spin-offs. Dota 2's publisher Valve made the announcement on its blog this week, noting that...
23:42, 05/22/2019

Chess Grandmaster Caught Using His Phone While On The Toilet During A Tournament Latvian-Czech chess grandmaster Igors Rausis is reportedly under investigation after he was caught checking his phone while on the toilet in the middle of a tournament he was participating in. Rausis ...
23:14, 07/13/2019

"Glad RBI Governor Has Shakti In His Name": Anand Mahindra After Rate Cut The policy rate cut for a third time this year by the powerful Monetary Policy Committee under the leadership of RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das has won praise from industrialist Anand Mahindra - along.....
13:28, 06/06/2019

"Only One 'Big B' This Week," Tweets Anand Mahindra. Superstar Replies Industrialist Anand Mahindra's remark on Twitter that the upcoming union budget was the only "Big B" this week, evoked a response from actor Amitabh Bachchan as he called the term a "media created......
17:56, 07/01/2019

Mezgec secures 'fastest ever' Tour bunch sprint in Tour de Pologne "Mitchelton-Scott\u0027s Luka Mezgec has reportedly secured the fastest ever WorldTour bunch sprint finish with his Stage 2 win at the Tour of Pologne on Sunday."...
14:14, 08/05/2019

PGA Tour signs umbrella sponsor deal for developmental tour The PGA Tour signs 10-year umbrella sponsorship deal for its developmental tour that provides the best path to the big leagues       ...
23:28, 06/19/2019

From UP BJP Chief To Cabinet Minister: Chess Enthusiast Mahendra Pandey Leading the charge of the BJP's Uttar Pradesh unit in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, chess enthusiast Mahendra Nath Pandey has been rewarded for his checkmate against a united opposition in the state....
21:56, 05/30/2019

As Promised, Anand Mahindra Replaces Plastic Bottles In Boardrooms Staying true to his word, Anand Mahindra has replaced plastic bottles in boardrooms with re-fillable ones. In July, the Chairman of the Mahindra Group had promised on Twitter that he would ban plastic...
14:56, 09/13/2019

Anand Mahindra Gives Insight Into A Desi Jugaad For Parking Woes Anand Mahindra recently tweeted about banning plastic water bottles in his office, along with a funny insight on the reuse of plastic and a "desi jugaad" for our parking woes....
12:14, 07/20/2019

Super 30 Founder Anand Kumar To Speak About His Biopic At Cambridge Anand Kumar will speak at the UK-Asia summit organized at Cambridge University from June 24-28, 2019, dwelling on his inspiring two-decade long journey....
12:28, 06/16/2019

Bought for a few dollars, this 900-year-old chess piece could sell for $1 million A chess piece purchased for a few pounds by an antiques dealer in Scotland in 1964 has been identified as one of the 900-year-old Lewis Chessmen.        ...
22:00, 06/03/2019

Watch a Tesla Model 3 play chess against the top-ranked player in the US Tesla cars can now take on human players in a game of chess, thanks to a software update it pushed out to vehicles last month. Its programmers likely didn’t imagine they were designing a chess ...
03:42, 08/02/2019

Rare Viking chess piece bought for under $10 sells for almost $1 million A 900-year-old Viking chess piece that was bought for less than $10 in the 1960s has been sold at auction for $924,000. The 3 1/2-inch Lewis Chessman was sold to an anonymous bidder at Sotheby’s...
20:28, 07/03/2019

"Keep Running," Anand Mahindra Tells Dutee Chand After Historic Win Dutee Chand became the first Indian to clinch a gold medal at World Universiade after she won the 100m dash event held in Naples, Italy. The victory led to a lot of congratulatory messages on social.....
12:56, 07/10/2019

Chess: Magnus Carlsen hoping to reach new heights at Sinquefield Cup Arithmetic seems against the world champion and he may have to wait until 2020 to achieve a record ratingAfter eight consecutive tournament victories and a run of 79 classical games without defeat Mag...
14:42, 07/12/2019

"Some Things Must Remain Sacred...": Anand Mahindra On Godse Controversy Anand Mahindra was responding to controversy surrounding Pragya Singh Thakur's "deshbhakt" comment and warned the country it risked "becoming the Taliban" if it didn't respect Mahatma Gandhi's legacy...
10:42, 05/17/2019

Chess: Magnus Carlsen sets another record despite ‘playing badly’ World champion overawes rivals at opening Grand Tour event in Ivory Coast with his new-look aggressive Sicilian styleMagnus Carlsen won the $150,000 Grand Tour opening speed event in Abidjan, Ivory Co...
15:14, 05/17/2019

Chess grandmaster allegedly caught cheating on toilet during tournament A rising chess star was caught allegedly cheating in a bathroom during a tournament in France this week — apparently confirming months of speculation about his meteoric rise to “super” grandmaster, th...
22:42, 07/13/2019

A Guide To Auto Chess, 2019’s Most Popular New Game Genre Over the weekend, Dota Underlords lured 200,000 concurrent players onto its checkered battlefield of swords, sorcery, and slot machines. Meanwhile, Riot’s Teamfight Tactics continued to duel with Fort...
02:00, 06/26/2019

PV Sindhu's Workout Video Leaves Anand Mahindra "Exhausted" There's no mystery about why PV Sindhu is a world champion in badminton, industrialist Anand Mahindra has figured after watching a video of her training. After the ace shuttler become first Indian......
08:42, 08/28/2019

Chess grandmaster admits to cheating with phone on toilet during tournament Igors Rausis, 58, caught cheating during Strasbourg OpenGrandmaster says he’s retired after confessing in statementThe International Chess Federation says it has suspended a player at a tournament in ...
00:14, 07/14/2019

"Though We Fell Like Humpty Dumpty...": Anand Mahindra On World Cup Exit India's exit from the World Cup left the nation heartbroken as they lost to New Zealand by 18 runs in the first semi-final on Wednesday. But business tycoon Anand Mahindra only had words of praise for...
11:14, 07/11/2019

When "Super 30" Teacher's Rejection Earned Anand Mahindra's Respect Celebrated tutor Anand Kumar, widely praised for his initiative in training underprivileged students for entrance exams to the prestigious IITs, which is now the subject of a major Bollywood movie,......
17:00, 07/14/2019

"An Inspiration": Anand Mahindra To Nirmala Sitharaman Ahead Of Budget Anand Mahindra took to Twitter to wish Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of her first Budget announcement as he hailed her an inspiration for girls around the country....
10:00, 07/05/2019

Google Pixel Vs iPhone X Cameras, As Reviewed By Anand Mahindra Businessman Anand Mahindra, who is currently in New York, has triggered a spirited debate on Twitter about which phone camera - Google Pixel or iPhone X - takes better pictures....
07:56, 09/18/2019

Chess: age catches up with Garry Kasparov in 5-1 loss to Fabiano Caruana The 56-year-old struggled with fast time limits in the Champions Showdown at St Louis and said afterwards: ‘I can fight all opponents, but not age’Garry Kasparov, world champion for 15 years and still...
15:42, 09/06/2019

PM Insulted Rajya Sabha By Calling It ''Obstructionist'': Anand Sharma The Congress on Wednesday alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has insulted the Rajya Sabha by calling it "obstructionist", and asserted that the Upper House has refused to be a "rubber stamp"....
03:00, 06/27/2019

Chess grandmaster allegedly caught cheating in bathroom during tournament A Latvian-Czech chess phenom whose legitimacy has long been questioned was allegedly caught cheating inside a bathroom during a tournament in France this week....
01:28, 07/14/2019

LIC New Jeevan Anand Plan: Premium, Eligibility, Benefits, Details Here LIC Policy: LIC New Jeevan Anand Policy can be purchased by any individual between the age group of 18 and 50 years for minimum sum assured of Rs 1 lakh....
11:42, 05/13/2019

Anand Mahindra's Tweet Proves That Nobody Can Beat Indians At 'Jugaad' The Hindi word 'jugaad' can be roughly translated as a "hack" or an innovative work-around - and now a tweet by Anand Mahindra proves, yet again, that nobody can beat Indians at jugaad....
06:56, 05/22/2019

Super 30 Founder Anand Kumar Honoured With Prestigious Award In The US Super 30 founder and noted mathematician Anand Kumar has been felicitated in the US with a prestigious teaching award for his contributions towards imparting education to the country''s needy......
08:57, 09/19/2019

Super 30 Founder Anand Kumar Felicitated With Prestigious Award In The US Super 30 founder and noted mathematician Anand Kumar has been felicitated in the US with a prestigious teaching award for his contributions towards imparting education to the country''s needy......
06:57, 09/19/2019

Anand Mahindra Hails Power Of Naga Women In Viral Video A video showing a group of Nagaland women battalion personnel in uniform pushing out a Mahindra Bolero from a ditch drew praise for their rescue efforts Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra....
01:28, 08/30/2019

Anand Mahindra Shares Video Of Garba Dance In London After PM Modi's Win Business tycoon Anand Mahindra has taken out a new gem from his "WhatsApp wonder box" a day after the Lok Sabha election results led the BJP and its allies to a thumping victory paving the way for......
01:14, 05/25/2019

Chess: Magnus Carlsen scores in Alphazero style in hunt for new record The world champion needs eight out of 11 in Zagreb to tie his top monthly rating of 2882 and nine out of 11 to beat his daily bestMagnus Carlsen began his latest tournament in style this week as the w...
13:28, 06/28/2019

Anand Mahindra Says GST Cuts and Road Tax Revision Will Help Revive Auto Industry Speaking at Mahindra Group's 73rd annual general meeting, Anand Mahindra suggested certain temporary measures that would have a positive impact on the industry. Short term measure like - reduction or....
07:00, 08/08/2019

Chess: Ding Liren ends Magnus Carlsen’s tie-break run at Sinquefield Cup The world No 3 has his sights on a push for the world crown in 2020 after blitz victory in St LouisChina’s world No 3, Ding Liren, won a dramatic play-off against Magnus Carlsen on Thursday to capture...
20:14, 08/30/2019

Anand Mahindra Salutes "Unsung Heroes" Who Brave Mumbai Rains In the midst of heavy rains, when business tycoon Anand Mahindra received his newspaper at his Mumbai home this morning - dry and on time - he took to Twitter to salute the "unsung heroes" who brave.....
10:14, 07/02/2019

Chess: Magnus Carlsen admits to confidence crisis after shock losing run The world champion lost 10 speed games in St Louis and has only two days to recover before the start of the Sinquefield CupMagnus Carlsen’s form collapsed in spectacular fashion this week just as Norw...
00:14, 08/17/2019

Govt Has No Intent To Orphan ICE-Based Automotive Ecosystem: Anand Mahindra Even as the Indian auto sector is going through one of its worst times with slumping sales and poor demand, the central government has not abandoned the internal combustion engine (ICE) based......
20:42, 08/13/2019

Drummer Behind 'The Matrix' Plays In Pune. Anand Mahindra Shares Clip American drummer and percussionist Greg Ellis recently took part in Ganesh Chaturthi festival celebrations in Pune. A video of him playing drums on the street was shared by Anand Mahindra....
21:43, 09/09/2019

Anand Mahindra Offers To Sponsor Tickets For "Match-Winning" Elderly Fan Anand Mahindra has offered to sponsor World Cup tickets for an elderly Indian fan, Charulata Patel, who stole the limelight with her enthusiasm during the India vs Bangladesh match on Tuesday....
07:56, 07/03/2019

Chess player allegedly caught cheating with phone in bathroom during tournament Chess grandmaster Igors Rausis was "caught red-handed using his phone during a game" and has been suspended as a result.       ...
21:00, 07/15/2019

Chess: Armageddon divides fans while Magnus Carlsen leads again in Norway Controversial speed format designed to prevent draws sparks a chaotic scramble at Altibox event and causes online uproarArmageddon is a chess penalty shoot-out, a controversial format intended to prev...
15:14, 06/07/2019

Lewis Warder chess piece bought for $6 in 1964 valued at up to $1.3 million An ivory chess piece bought for $6 by a Scottish antiques dealer in the 1960s was found in a drawer and is now expected to sell for up to $1.3 million....
21:42, 06/03/2019

Anand Mahindra Gifts Thar 700 Limited Edition To Udaipur Prince Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra has gifted a rare Thar 700 to Udaipur prince Lakshyaraj Singh Mewar. Mahindra recently handed over the keys of brand-new Mahindra Thar 700 -- available in a......
12:42, 09/01/2019

Bar Association Of India Condemns CBI Raids On Indira Jaising, Anand Grover The Bar Association of India (BAI) Monday condemned CBI searches at the residence and offices of senior advocates Indira Jaising and Anand Grover, saying they amount to an "assault" on the......
01:56, 07/16/2019

Chess: Magnus Carlsen at peak but faces Saturday test against Wesley So The world champion has played 76 games without defeat but has a trying encounter with second-placed So in ZagrebMagnus Carlsen, the world champion, has been in commanding form at Zagreb, setting new a...
17:00, 07/05/2019

Chess: Magnus Carlsen plots surge while draws dominate at Sinquefield Cup The world champion’s unbeaten run of classical games is closing in on Ding Liren’s record, while the world No 3 is also on good formThe $325,000 Sinquefield Cup at Saint Louis moves into its second ha...
17:42, 08/23/2019

Anand Mahindra Praises Corporate Tax Move, Then Enters Into Twitter Duel Industrialist Anand Mahindra today praised the government's move to reduce corporate tax in a bid to boost economic growth amid slowdown in several key sectors including manufacturing and finance. He....
19:56, 09/20/2019

Yes, a no-deal Brexit will hurt the economy. But nobody knows just how much | Anand Menon and Jonathan Portes Leaving without a deal is not an event, it’s the start of a process – and Mark Carney is right not to predict its long-term impactPredictions matter, not least because they feed directly into the poli...
20:56, 08/03/2019

Russian chess legend Anatoly Karpov unable to get U.S. visa, friend says Russian chess grandmaster Anatoly Karpov has been unable for several months to obtain a visa to travel to the United States, his friend, the owner of a chess academy in New York who invited him to tea...
06:56, 08/22/2019

Chess: national solving championship opens to entries from Britain this week A prize fund of at least £1,225 is on offer, with qualification for the 2020 world solving championship available to the eventual winnerThis week’s puzzle marks the opening round of a national competi...
18:28, 06/21/2019

Chess: supreme Magnus Carlsen targets his own world record after Grenke win The Norwegian world champion can contest the title of greatest of all time with legendary players Bobby Fischer and Garry KasparovMagnus Carlsen will target his own all-time performance record when th...
13:28, 05/03/2019

'Marriage Is Not Checkers, It's Chess': Summit Explores Making Black Love Last Barack and Michelle Obama aren’t the only black married couple in this country, and the Black Love Summit, held in Atlanta on Saturday, proved that. A spill-over from the successful docuseries Black L...
00:42, 07/24/2019

Chess: Carlsen takes Armageddon route to Altibox Norway victory The world No 1 took his seventh tournament win a row, emerging on top at Stavanger with one round to spareMagnus Carlsen scored his seventh tournament victory in a row at Stavanger this week, taking f...
00:42, 06/15/2019

'League of Legends' take on 'Auto Chess' reaches open beta this week Riot Games isn't going to let Dota Underlords capitalize on the Auto Chess trend without offering a fight. The developer is rolling out the open beta test for its League of Legends equivalent, T...
04:56, 06/26/2019

Limited edition Bentley Bentayga Huntsman gets tweed trim and a chess board News 2 Jul, 2019 Bentley has teamed up with the renowned Savile Row tailor, Huntsman, to produce a unique Bentayga with a tweed-trimmed interior...
15:42, 07/02/2019

Foreign Funding Case: Anand Grover, Indira Jaising Get interim Protection The Bombay High Court on Thursday restrained the CBI from taking any coercive action against NGO Lawyers Collective and its founding members, senior lawyers Anand Grover and Indira Jaising....
22:00, 07/25/2019

Bolero Drives Past Jaguar In Mumbai Rains. Anand Mahindra Responds A video of a Mahindra Bolero SUV whizzing past a luxury Jaguar sedan on a water-logged road of Mumbai tickled social media's funny bone. Here is how Anand Mahindra responded to it....
17:42, 09/06/2019

Chess: Rausis’s cheating puts rankings rise and Sunningdale 2011 in spotlight The grandmaster admitted consulting a phone in a toilet at the Strasbourg Open, and now an earlier game is under closer scrutinyIgors Rausis, at 58 the oldest among the world top 100 grandmasters, was...
17:28, 07/19/2019

"Super 30 ", Movie Inspired By Anand Kumar's Life, Made Tax-Free In Bihar "Super 30", the Hrithik Roshan-starrer film based on the life of celebrated tutor Anand Kumar, known for his initiative in training meritorious underprivileged students for entrance exams to the IITs,...
20:00, 07/15/2019

CBI Raids Indira Jaising, Anand Grover: "Targeted For Human Rights Work" Senior lawyers Indira Jaising and her husband Anand Grover are being raided by the CBI, which have accused them of violating a law on foreign funding for Mr Grover's NGO....
10:42, 07/11/2019

Chess: British title in balance and Indian prodigy, 13, is youngest winner of major While Michael Adams and David Howell close on a Sunday showdown, Rameshbabu Praggnanandhaa has made historyMichael Adams, with six championship wins already under his belt, and David Howell, with thre...
20:00, 08/02/2019

"Increased Income Taxes Spooked Markets": Anand Mahindra On Union Budget Noted industrialist Anand Mahindra gave a guarded review of the Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's first union budget on Friday, balancing rare criticism for the lack of splashy announcements with....
18:28, 07/05/2019

Chess: David Howell and Michael Adams battle for England No 1 spot in Torquay The pair have won nine British titles between them and are top seeded for the national championship by a wide margin over the No 3, Nick PertDavid Howell’s new status as England No 1 will be tested th...
20:28, 07/26/2019

Anand Mahindra Hands Over Keys Of Thar 700 Limited Edition To Udaipur Prince Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra has gifted a rare Thar 700 to Udaipur prince Lakshyaraj Singh Mewar. Mahindra recently handed over the keys of brand-new Mahindra Thar 700 -- available in a......
20:56, 09/01/2019

This Chess Piece Sold for a Few Bucks in 1964 Is Actually a Viking Artifact Worth Around $1 Million (LONDON) — A chess piece purchased for a few pounds (dollars) by an antiques dealer in Scotland in 1964 has been identified as one of the 900-year-old Lewis Chessmen, among the greatest artifact...
17:14, 06/03/2019

Chess: Jeffery Xiong aims to emulate Bobby Fischer after beating No2 seed The 18-year-old knocked out Anish Giri at the World Cup but faces a battle to make the final and reach the 2020 world title candidatesJeffery Xiong eliminated Anish Giri, the No 2 seed from the Nether...
17:14, 09/20/2019

Valve's Auto Chess Game Is Called Dota Underlords, Open Beta Next Week A few weeks ago, Valve announced that it’d be making its own version of the massively popular Dota 2 mod Auto Chess. Today, it revealed that it’s called Dota Underlords, and it’ll go into open beta in...
06:42, 06/14/2019

Trinity College student Anand Goel took ‘lots’ of selfies before Cliffs of Moher fall A 26-year-old college student in Ireland took “lots” of selfies before he plunged to his death from the Cliffs of Moher, according to a report. Trinity College student Anand Goel died in a...
21:00, 07/23/2019

Retired four-star general: Trump must 'play chess, not checkers' with Iran, keep military option on the table Retired four-star Army Gen. David Perkins said the Trump administration shouldn’t play checkers with Iran and instead work on a long-term plan to box the rogue regime – all while keeping military opti...
20:42, 06/21/2019

Grand Junction Humpback Chubs Game Postponed, Which Means The Grand Junction Humpback Chubs Will Play A Double-Header Today The Grand Junction Humpback Chubs, a minor-league baseball team associated with the Colorado Rockies, had their game against the Ogden Raptors canceled last night due to an “outfield surface issue.” T...
17:14, 06/28/2019

Babasaheb Ambedkar's Grandson Anand Raj Ambedkar Joins Congress Grandson of Dr BR Ambedkar, Anand Raj Ambedkar, President of Republican Sena, on Saturday joined the Congress in the presence of former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit...
06:00, 05/05/2019

It looks like League of Legends is getting in on the hype around the DOTA 2 mod Dota Auto Chess. It looks like League of Legends is getting in on the hype around the DOTA 2 mod Dota Auto Chess. Today, publisher Riot Games announced their upcoming turn-based autobattler Teamfight Tactics, a mode f...
19:56, 06/10/2019

Klay (hamstring) to get MRI, confident for Wed. Klay Thompson exited Sunday's NBA Finals Game 2 in the fourth quarter with left hamstring tightness, but he was confident he'd be able to play in Game 3 on Wednesday....
09:00, 06/03/2019

What Jay Panda, Confident Of BJP Win, Said On His Old Party BJD's Role Jay Panda, who switched sides from Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's party to the BJP in March, reiterated Amit Shah's point that the BJP will get over 300 seats in the Lok Sabha, as the results....
12:28, 05/22/2019

Raptors confident ahead of do-or-die Game 7 Kyle Lowry had a massive Game 7 against the Miami Heat in 2016, scoring 35 points and flirting with a triple-double to carry the Raptors to their first appearance in the Eastern Conference finals....
00:00, 05/12/2019

Ayesha Curry is confident in her success TV personality and author Ayesha Curry, wife of NBA megastar Steph Curry, talks about critics who say she's only successful due to her husband, as well as wanting to teach her daughters it's...
08:28, 05/17/2019

Carly Rae Jepsen: ‘I’m more confident in my weirdness now’ The Canadian pop superstar talks about true love, bad outfits and sexing up Olive Oyl on her new album, DedicatedWhen Carly Rae Jepsen wrote Call Me Maybe, Billboard’s “greatest chorus of the 21st cen...
16:14, 05/12/2019

Are Americans overly confident about retirement? Americans may say they're more confident than ever about financing their retirements, but the question remains: Will they actually have enough money?...
19:56, 04/28/2019

Huawei 'confident' UK will resist pressure from US over 5G Huawei is confident that the UK will resist "politically motivated" pressure from the US and "make the right decision" to allow the Chinese telecommunications giant to supply critical parts of its nex...
07:14, 08/15/2019

Syndergaard 'electric,' confident he'll stay a Met Noah Syndergaard dominated the White Sox with 11 strikeouts over 7⅓ innings Tuesday and expressed confidence that he wouldn't be traded ahead of Wednesday's deadline....
08:28, 07/31/2019

Consumers are the most confident about their job prospects in nearly 2 decades Trade tensions between China and the U.S. have dimmed economic growth prospects and financial markets, but U.S. job seekers are growing more confident regardless....
00:14, 05/29/2019

Murray confident of return to top of men's tennis "Former world No.1 Andy Murray has been buoyed by his return to tennis after career-saving hip surgery and is confident he can retake his place among the men\u0027s elite."...
10:00, 07/08/2019

Huawei 'confident' UK will choose it for 5G development Huawei is confident the UK will allow its equipment to form part of the country's 5G infrastructure, its global head of government affairs said on Friday morning....
15:14, 07/12/2019

Flydubai says it's confident Boeing will do right thing about 737 MAX Flydubai's Chief Executive Ghaith al-Ghaith said on Tuesday he is very confident that Boeing will take the right decision regarding the grounded 737 MAX....
09:00, 04/30/2019

Huawei confident it can resolve ARM suspension Huawei said it was confident it could resolve the situation that has seen its chip design partner ARM suspend collaboration after the United States said it could block the Chinese company's access to ...
15:42, 05/22/2019

Why Jennifer Lopez Is More Confident and Happier Than Ever at 50 Jenny has come a long way from the block. It might be hard to believe this, but Jennifer Lopez is celebrating her 50th birthday on July 24. The superstar has been a household name since......
14:56, 07/24/2019

After doubts, Melo confident he wants to play Carmelo Anthony, after doubting himself following his release from the Rockets after 10 games last season, said he's "in the gym every single day" and wants to play in the NBA....
18:56, 08/02/2019

American Airlines 'confident' Boeing 737 Max will fly in December American Airlines said it's extended its grounding of the Boeing 737 Max until December, when it will be on the schedule for the Christmas travel season -- provided it's been cleared to fly by then....
21:28, 09/03/2019

| New Sharks coach confident of Currie Cup success New Sharks Currie Cup coach Sean Everitt is confident that the franchise can defend their title despite the fact they have lost a number of senior players....
11:14, 07/04/2019

| Bullish Cisse confident Senegal will come good Coach Aliou Cisse believes Senegal will back up their status as the continent's top-ranked side after a stuttering start to their bid for a first Africa Cup of Nations title....
18:14, 06/30/2019

Confident Koepka calls majors the 'easiest to win' Brooks Koepka has enjoyed plenty of success at the majors in recent years and on Tuesday the PGA Championship holder shed some light on why he feels golf's blue riband events may just be the "easiest ...
21:28, 05/14/2019

Ryanair CEO says confident in 'great' Boeing 737 MAX despite delays Ryanair remains confident in the Boeing 737 MAX and believes the plane will be "warmly welcomed" by customers, Chief Executive Michael O'Leary said on Tuesday after he was forced to half the airline's...
15:00, 07/16/2019

Rocket Internet CEO says feels very confident about Jumia The chief executive of German tech investor Rocket Internet on Wednesday said he felt very confident about African ecommmerce company Jumia , but he declined to comment directly on reports that questi...
09:56, 05/29/2019

The Confident, Outspoken Leadership of Megan Rapinoe Megan Rapinoe has carried the U.S. women’s team into the World Cup semifinals and embraced what it means to belong to a generation of pro athletes armed with a broader platform than any of their prede...
05:14, 07/02/2019

Bengals' Zac Taylor is young, but confident to do things his way Change has come to Cincinnati in the form of the 35-year-old Taylor, who is already impressing with his vision, intelligence and attention to detail....
20:42, 05/25/2019

Confident That Changes For J&K, Ladakh Will Benefit Resident: President President Ram Nath Kovind is addressing the nation on the eve of the 73rd Independence Day. The president's address is being broadcast on the national network of All India Radio, and telecast on all.....
20:00, 08/14/2019

Speith confident of getting back to winning ways Former world number one Jordan Spieth is confident he will soon be back on top form and believes this week's Wyndham Championship will offer a chance to gauge the quality of his game....
06:56, 08/01/2019

| Vukusic confident of turning things around at AmaZulu Having penned a three-year deal with the club on Wednesday, new AmaZulu head coach Jozef Vukusic is confident of improving the players at his disposal....
02:14, 09/20/2019

Srisaket Sor Rungvisai confident for Estrada rematch It's time for war as Srisaket Sor Rungvisai and Juan Francisco Estrada go head to head The post Srisaket Sor Rungvisai confident for Estrada rematch appeared first on Boxing News....
15:28, 05/01/2019

Unai Emery confident Arsenal will soon have 'three or four' new players ‘I can say that we are going to have a very good team’Emery not drawn on possible loan for Dani CeballosUnai Emery insists Arsenal are working to bring in “three or four” players before the start of t...
13:42, 07/17/2019

"Whose Wife Am I?" Poonam Sinha, Debutante, Is Confident Of Win Actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha's wife Poonam Sinha, the opposition coalition's candidate in Uttar Pradesh's Lucknow, is taking on a BJP heavyweight in a seat that has been voting the BJP......
06:42, 05/06/2019

Solskjaer confident Man United squad can win over doubters "Manchester United can ease supporters\u0027 doubts after a relatively quiet transfer window by producing the attractive football that has delighted them in the past, manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said...
15:00, 08/09/2019

| 'Confident' Mothiba in battle mode for Bafana Striker Lebo Mothiba believes his battling style blends with the South Africa's possession-based approach and deliver success at the Africa Cup of Nations....
20:00, 06/23/2019

Salman Khurshid "Very Confident" There Is No Case Against P Chidambaram P Chidambaram and his son Karti Chidambaram were named by INX co-founders Peter and Indrani Mukerjea, who are currently in jail in connection with the murder of Indrani Mukerjea's daughter Sheena......
14:00, 08/22/2019

India's Chand confident of making Olympic cut Dutee Chand, India's first openly gay sports star, has fought many battles off the track in recent years but for the next 12 months the sprinter is hoping to focus entirely on her running as she build...
17:14, 08/22/2019

Americans somewhat confident in fight against climate change WASHINGTON — Most Americans are at least somewhat confident that the world will step up in its fight against global warming — but there are limits to their optimism. That’s according to a new poll by ...
11:28, 09/19/2019

Brexit rebels confident of stopping 'no-deal' British lawmakers opposed to any possibility of a no-deal Brexit have submitted a bill for consideration. The legislation would see a further Brexit delay if no withdrawal agreement is reached....
17:14, 09/03/2019

| Dovizioso confident ahead of Silverstone MotoGP After victory in Austria, Andrea Dovizioso and Ducati will try to further close the gap on runaway championship leader Marc Marquez at the British MotoGP at Silverstone....
10:56, 08/22/2019

Nadal confident arriving in Madrid despite disappointing run Rafael Nadal confident arriving at Madrid Open despite disappointing run to start clay-court season        ...
09:28, 05/05/2019

A Tour of the Tour Buses “Can’t wait to get on the road again,” goes the Willie Nelson song. Here’s how two bands — one in a van, one in an, er, bigger conveyance — go from gig to gig....
06:14, 07/11/2019

'Three steps ahead': How Cowboys' Amari Cooper leverages chess, Rubik’s Cube to outwit defenders Now finishing up his first offseason in Dallas, star wideout is polishing his game ... while looking for new challenges off the field.       ...
15:42, 06/09/2019

Ajax 'confident, fit and eager' for Spurs match, coach Ten Hag says "A fully fit Ajax Amsterdam will focus on its attacking strengths in their Champions League semi-final second leg against Tottenham Hotspur on Wednesday despite a goalless draw being enough to take th...
16:42, 05/07/2019

Athletics-India's Chand confident of making Olympic cut Dutee Chand, India's first openly gay sports star, has fought many battles off the track in recent years but for the next 12 months the sprinter is hoping to focus entirely on her running as she build...
04:00, 08/23/2019

100% Confident Trust Vote Will Be Defeated In Karnataka: BS Yeddyurappa As the Congress-Janata Dal Secular coalition government in Karnataka faces a trust vote after the resignation of 16 legislators and two independents pulling their support earlier this month, Bharatiya...
10:56, 07/18/2019

England’s Mark Wood confident he will be fit for Cricket World Cup • Fast bowler left the field early on Saturday• Initial results of scan on left foot were positiveThe England fast bowler Mark Wood is confident he will be fit to take part in the Cricket World Cup af...
22:00, 05/26/2019

Trump is confident Mexico will enforce new immigration deal U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday predicted Mexico would strongly enforce a new deal under which it agreed to expand a controversial asylum program and boost security on its southern border to s...
23:42, 06/08/2019

Hyundai's Neuville confident of WRC rebound after Chile crash Hyundai driver Thierry Neuville is confident of rebounding from his huge Rally Chile crash immediately to fight for a World Rally Championship victory at the next round in Portugal...
12:29, 05/14/2019

Tottenham confident Jan Vertonghen will be fit for Champions League final • Defender suffered ankle injury in semi-final against Ajax• Harry Kane and Harry Winks also hope to play in MadridJan Vertonghen is confident he will be fit for the Champions League final against Liv...
08:00, 05/14/2019

Confident Consumers Keep Spending Amid Soft Inflation U.S. consumers continued to spend and maintained confidence heading into the summer while inflation remained soft, according to data that will likely reinforce the Federal Reserve’s expected decision ...
23:42, 07/30/2019

Colts QB Luck confident playing Week 1 is realistic Quarterback Andrew Luck believes playing Week 1 is a realistic expectation even after the Indianapolis Colts announced he would miss another week with a calf injury....
02:14, 08/06/2019

Saracens confident injured Mako Vunipola will be fit for World Cup • Loosehead prop tore his hamstring in Champions Cup final• England’s first warm-up match is against Wales on 11 AugustMako Vunipola’s season is over but the Saracens director of rugby, Mark McCall, i...
00:00, 05/17/2019

Pernod Ricard confident over Asia growth-slides Drinks group Pernod Ricard , which is being targeted by activist investor Elliot , on Tuesday struck a confident note over its growth prospects in Asia....
11:00, 06/04/2019

Honda F1 junior Matsushita confident "nightmare" F2 weekends over Nobuharu Matsushita is confident that his "nightmare" Formula 2 weekends are over as the Honda Formula 1 junior lies eighth in the championship after five rounds...
17:28, 06/04/2019

India minister says confident Jet Airways' problems will be solved India's new civil aviation minister said on Friday he is confident that problems at grounded Jet Airways Ltd will be solved, in the government's first comments on the debt-laden carrier since it was r...
12:28, 06/14/2019

Emirates president confident Boeing will resolve issues with 737 MAX Emirates Airline President Tim Clark said on Monday he believes Boeing Co will resolve issues with its 737 MAX aircraft, saying the U.S. company has an outstanding track record....
12:14, 04/29/2019

Art of playing Opens keeps Tiger Woods confident about his chances Woods is short of tournament practice but, with three Open wins, he knows he can work his way around Royal PortrushAccording to the nice lady at the tourist office, 200,000 people will swarm into Port...
19:28, 07/16/2019

Paper Round: Bayern 'confident' of signing Sane "Bayern Munich are set to make another bid for Leroy Sane, Idrissa Gueye is in Paris ahead of a medical and Manchester United make a verbal agreement for a Pogba replacement, but are dealt with a blow...
06:28, 07/29/2019

Trudeau mum on why he is ‘confident’ Trump raised detentions with China The prime minister is not saying whether he has received specific assurances that a conversation about detained Canadians took place between Trump and the Chinese president....
03:28, 07/03/2019

| Froome confident of full recovery after horror crash Chris Froome is positive he can get back to his best on a bike despite suffering multiple fractures in a high-speed crash that has ruled him out of the Tour de France....
23:28, 06/15/2019

Trump says he is confident Mexico will enforce new immigration deal U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday predicted Mexico would strongly enforce a new deal under which it agreed to expand a controversial asylum program and boost security on its southern border to s...
18:28, 06/08/2019

Sabres GM remains confident in Skinner re-signing with team BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Sabres general manager Jason Botterill remains confident that 40-goal-scorer Jeff Skinner will re-sign with the team. Contract talks began in January. Botterill says negot...
18:28, 06/05/2019

Mets confident an Edwin Diaz resurgence may be ‘this close’ KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Mets pitching coach Phil Regan held his left thumb about a half-inch from his index finger on Saturday when discussing his pet project. “I think we’re this close,” Regan said, refer...
09:42, 08/18/2019

U.N. 'very confident' of deal to stop plastic waste ending up in the sea Nearly 200 countries taking part in marathon talks aimed at reducing the amount of plastic that gets washed into the world's oceans are likely to reach a deal on Friday, officials involved in the nego...
18:42, 05/10/2019

Cuomo not confident New York will legalize weed this year Gov. Cuomo said he isn’t confident New York will legalize the recreational use of marijuana this year because state lawmakers are getting cold feet. “When the Legislature starts to say, ‘We need the g...
09:56, 05/11/2019

Senate leader says he is confident budget deal will pass Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday he was confident the Senate would pass a newly agreed deal to extend the U.S. debt limit and set federal spending caps for two years....
03:00, 07/24/2019

Warriors' owner 'confident' of keeping Thompson, Durant Golden State Warriors owner Joe Lacob intends to re-sign Klay Thompson and Kevin Durant when they become unrestricted free agents this summer, even though Durant's agent said the superstar is undecide...
20:42, 05/22/2019

Trump Says Confident North Korea's Kim Won't "Break Promise" US President Donald Trump voiced confidence Saturday that North Korea's Kim Jong Un would not "break his promise," after South Korea said Pyongyang had launched several unidentified projectiles into.....
17:14, 05/04/2019

Raptors president 'confident' Leonard will return to champs Still absorbing the magnitude of his team's accomplishment, Raptors President Masai Ujiri is confident Kawhi Leonard and the rest of Toronto's core will reunite next season in a bid for another title....
12:56, 06/26/2019

Red Bull's Horner confident of keeping Verstappen in F1 beyond 2019 Christian Horner is "totally confident" Max Verstappen will remain at Red Bull team beyond this season, following recent speculation Mercedes is interested in Formula 1's youngest race winner...
15:28, 05/04/2019

Aussie swimmer Chalmers confident after 3rd heart operation Olympic gold medalist Kyle Chalmers has had a third operation on his heart in a bid to keep his preparations for next year's Tokyo Olympics on track....
14:42, 08/27/2019

Michael Phelps Is O.K. With Losing World Records, and Confident He Is Still No. 1. It once seemed impossible that anyone could go faster in the butterfly. By the time it happened, the most decorated Olympian had a growing family and no problem letting go of records....
01:56, 08/20/2019

Boris Johnson 'confident' EU will back down in Brexit talks PM says ‘backstop just doesn’t work’ in run-up to meetings with Merkel and MacronBoris Johnson has claimed that EU leaders will change their positions and allow the UK to scrap the Brexit backstop in ...
00:14, 08/20/2019

Von Miller confident Broncos back on right track with Joe Flacco The Broncos are coming off consecutive losing seasons for the first time since 1971-72, but Von Miller thinks a few changes will pay dividends.       ...
01:56, 06/21/2019

Anthony Joshua: ‘I was so confident, I didn’t even ask about a rematch clause’ • Boxer pledges to ‘get titles back’ after shock loss to Andy Ruiz Jr• Promoter promises UK rematch in November or DecemberAnthony Joshua confirmed his intent to enforce an immediate return fight with...
21:00, 06/02/2019

Trump says U.S. is confident it shot down Iranian drone on Thursday U.S. President Donald Trump said he is confident U.S. forces on Thursday shot down an Iranian drone off Iran's southern coast, after Iran denied losing any of its unmanned aircraft over the Gulf....
22:14, 07/19/2019

U.N. 'very confident' of deal to regulate trade in plastic waste U.N. talks on tightening controls on trade in plastic waste are very likely to reach a deal later on Friday after 11 days of often late-night talks, a spokesman for the UNEP Secretariat of the Basel, ...
16:00, 05/10/2019

American Airlines 'confident' of Boeing 737 MAX flying this year: executive American Airlines Group Inc is "confident" that its Boeing Co 737 MAX aircraft will fly this year, in time for the holidays, Senior Vice President of Customer Experience Kerry Philipovitch told repo...
23:00, 08/27/2019

Rob Gronkowski confident New England Patriots can handle Antonio Brown Rob Gronkowski on Tuesday expressed confidence that his former head coach will be able to handle and drama that comes the New England Patriots’ way after signing wide receiver Antonio Brown....
19:42, 09/10/2019

Tiffany Cabán ‘confident’ her shocking Queens DA primary win will hold Tiffany Cabán, the insurgent candidate who edged out Melinda Katz in the Democratic primary race for Queens district attorney, said she’s “confident” her win will hold — despite her ...
17:42, 06/26/2019

'It helps people feel more confident': the rise of women-only clubs Co-working spaces such as Blooming Founders seek to break the mould for self-employed womenWhen 32-year-old Kylie Griffiths wants to unwind, she heads to the sea. The Londoner loves the city she grew ...
15:42, 05/17/2019

Raptors president Ujiri confident team can sign Leonard Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri said Tuesday he has met with Kawhi Leonard, who is days away from becoming a free agent, and is confident the NBA champions can re-sign the superstar....
20:14, 06/25/2019

UK police confident Heathrow climate protest will not bring chaos British police said they were confident an attempt by climate change activists to disrupt London's Heathrow airport with toy drones from Friday would not lead to a repeat of the chaos seen at Gatwick ...
17:56, 09/11/2019

Knicks confident they’ll get free agency meeting with Kawhi Leonard OAKLAND, Calif. — The Knicks do not have all their eggs in one basket as they prepare for free agency. According to NBA sources, Knicks president Steve Mills and general manager Scott Perry fully expe...
01:28, 06/07/2019

Redskins QB Dwayne Haskins confident he will start, but for now, he's still learning Redskins rookie QB Dwayne Haskins is still learning, but confident he'll be the starter "one way or the other."       ...
23:42, 08/02/2019

Government Confident Of Meeting Kartarpur Corridor Deadline: S Jaishankar The External Affairs Minister (EAM) S Jaishankar on Tuesday said the government was confident of meeting Kartarpur corridor deadline and the work on the same is moving in the right direction....
09:01, 09/18/2019

Spain's Socialists confident of reaching government deal with Podemos Spain's Socialists said on Saturday they were confident of reaching a government agreement with the far-left Podemos party that would pave the way for acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez to be sworn i...
15:00, 07/20/2019

'Two warriors will go to war': Joshua and Ruiz confident ahead of rematch - video Andy Ruiz Jr has warned Anthony Joshua he will be much better prepared for their controversial rematch in Saudi Arabia in December but Joshua insisted that Ruiz’s reign would be a short one. Ruiz won ...
18:42, 09/05/2019

Chandrababu Naidu Confident Of TDP Retaining Power In Andhra Pradesh Unfazed by the exit polls which predicted that the YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) will storm to power in Andhra Pradesh, Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu today exuded confidence that his Telugu Desam.....
11:42, 05/20/2019

India minister says confident airline capacity problems will be solved India's new civil aviation minister said on Friday he is confident that airline capacity shortage problems following the grounding of Jet Airways Ltd will be solved, in the government's first comment...
14:42, 06/14/2019

Spanish GP chiefs confident of keeping Barcelona on 2020 calendar Spanish Grand Prix chiefs are confident that they can finalise a deal to keep the Barcelona race on the Formula 1 calendar in 2020, even if its date changes...
13:28, 05/12/2019

Saudi Arabia Increasingly Confident Iran Launched Oil Attack Saudi Arabia is increasingly confident that Iran directly launched a complex missile and drone attack close to Iran’s border with Iraq on Saturday that battered the kingdom’s oil industry....
21:42, 09/17/2019

Sister says mom who died with kids in Harlem fire was ‘bold’ and ‘confident’ The sister of the mom who died with four of her children in a horrific Harlem apartment fire remembered her Saturday as a kind-hearted and selfless person, quick to feed strangers and open up her home...
00:42, 05/12/2019

| Coleman confident hearing will clear him of drugs test violation Christian Coleman has denied reports of violations for missing drug tests, saying he's confident a hearing will clear him to compete at the IAAF World Championships....
06:28, 08/25/2019

Mets still confident in Zack Wheeler’s trade value as return nears SAN FRANCISCO — Zack Wheeler may throw a full bullpen session as early as Sunday, possibly the final step before he is considered for activation from the injury list. The right-hander has not pitched ...
06:56, 07/21/2019

Manohar Lal Khattar Confident Of BJP Crossing 75-Mark In Haryana Polls Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday said the Opposition is "divided" in the state and exuded confidence that the BJP will win over 75 of the total 90 seats in the next month's......
00:14, 09/22/2019

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. picks up the pieces in a confident, table-setting premiere Back its early seasons, how many would have predicted that of all the planned Marvel live-action television shows, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. would be the one to make it to the end of Phase Three of the M...
04:14, 05/11/2019

Italy's Di Maio says confident of League deal over building code Deputy Prime Minister Luigi Di Maio said on Tuesday he was confident of reaching a deal with his League coalition partner over a disputed new building code, which has fueled tensions within the govern...
13:28, 06/04/2019

Renault confident to reach an agreement with Nissan on board committees The chairman of French car maker Renault said he was confident of reaching an agreement with partner Nissan on the composition of the Japanese company's main board committees....
19:28, 06/12/2019

Donald Trump says he’s confident China wants to reach trade deal President Trump said Monday he’s confident that China is sincere about wanting to reopen talks to end the escalating trade war between the two countries that has sent tariffs soaring. “I t...
00:14, 08/27/2019

Pernod confident on Asia, Jacob's Creek selling well in China Drinks group Pernod Ricard, which is being targeted by activist investor Elliot, sounded confident on Tuesday over its growth prospects in Asia including for wines such as its Jacob's Creek brand....
17:56, 06/04/2019

Maryland is an NCAA lacrosse tournament underdog but confident it still has bite The Terps, who have played in five straight Final Fours, are unseeded for the first time since 2011 and 2012. Of course, they went to the national title game both those seasons....
03:42, 05/11/2019

"Jobs Not An Issue In Bihar": BJP's Sushil Kumar Confident of Poll Win Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi on Tuesday said that unemployment is not an issue in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections because the ruling coalition has helped create jobs by extending......
05:56, 05/15/2019

PM Confident Of Winning Polls, Promises "Vikas Ki Ganga" In Next Term Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday exuded confidence about victory in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections, and promised he will bring a fresh "Vikas ki Ganga" to Bihar during his next tenure....
16:28, 05/15/2019

Indicted congressman Christopher Collins confident he'll be exonerated Rep. Christopher Collins of New York expressed confidence he'll be exonerated on charges he leaked information about a biopharmaceutical company as friends and family dodged $800,000 in stock los...
23:28, 09/12/2019

Confident Trump handicaps Democratic field during energy speech President Donald Trump came to southern Louisiana on Tuesday to extol the benefits of U.S. energy production but could not resist a slashing critique of the Democrats battling to face him in the 2020 ...
08:00, 05/15/2019

Trading platform IG confident of turning corner after profit slump IG Group expects to return to revenue growth in the second half of this year after the online trading platform reported a 31% slump in annual earnings due to Europe's clampdown on high-stakes financia...
17:42, 07/23/2019

The tales of Super Burrow, LSU's ultra-confident breakout star QB Fans might be surprised by LSU quarterback Joe Burrow's superstar turn against Texas. But to those who know him best, that's just what he's always done....
02:14, 09/12/2019

Canada manhunt: police are 'confident' two bodies found are fugitives Autopsy will be conducted to confirm identities of pair suspected of three killings A cross-Canada manhunt that transfixed the international community appears to have come to an end, with police sayin...
05:00, 08/08/2019

Andy Ruiz Jnr confident history will be repeated in rematch with Joshua • Mexican sure he can defeat Joshua again in Riyadh in December• Ruiz: ‘I don’t want just 15 minutes of fame, I want it to last’Andy Ruiz Jnr has warned Anthony Joshua he will be faster, leaner and mu...
21:28, 09/04/2019

Maryland is an NCAA lacrosse tournament underdog, but confident it still has bite The Terps, who have played in five straight Final Fours, are unseeded for the first time since 2011 and 2012. Of course, they went to the national title game both those seasons....
17:42, 05/10/2019

France confident of pipping England to top spot and going all the way to World Cup final France spring surprises in selection for Argentina game Team on a par with best in world, says Yoann Huget France’s unpredictability these days tends to be in their team selection rather than their pl...
08:28, 09/19/2019

Soaring Deivi Garcia is ‘confident’ Yankees bullpen possibility While Deivi Garcia pitched out of the bullpen Saturday for the first time this season, it’s what the Yankees top prospect did — not when he did it — that stood out most. The 20-year-old right-hander, ...
06:14, 08/19/2019

Steve Lacy: Apollo XXI review – a casually confident kaleidoscope (3QTR) As a teenager, Steve Lacy released two albums with funk troupe the Internet, one of them Grammy-nominated; he also released a solo EP, and, often building beats purely on his iPhone, worked wit...
11:42, 05/24/2019

Jürgen Klopp confident Liverpool will improve despite lack of new signings • Adrián is the club’s only senior arrival this summer• Klopp thinks 98 points may not be needed to win titleJürgen Klopp believes Liverpool will improve this season without new signings and 98 points...
00:14, 08/09/2019

Honda MotoGP team is confident that a problem with its chain is fixed The Honda MotoGP team is confident that the chain issues that have affected Marc Marquez and Jorge Lorenzo in the last two rounds have now been resolved...
14:28, 05/01/2019

Trump says confident China sincere about wanting a trade deal U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he was confident that China was sincere about wanting a trade deal with the United States because it had taken "a very large hit" in recent months....
17:28, 08/26/2019

Jets’ Kaare Vedvik confident despite rough patch with Vikings A week ago, Kaare Vedvik thought he would be kicking for the Vikings this season. On Wednesday, he stood in the middle of the Jets’ locker room and spoke about kicking Sunday against the Bills. Things...
19:00, 09/05/2019

Italy's PM Conte confident on finalizing talks over new government by Wednesday Italy's prime minister said on Sunday he expected to finalize talks over a new government by Wednesday, as the 5-Star Movement and Democratic Party were in intense discussions during the weekend to ha...
02:00, 09/02/2019

Americans feel more confident about their financial status than previous two decades Over half of Americans are feeling confident about their finances. Veuer’s Natasha Abellard has the story.        ...
20:28, 04/30/2019

Canadian police 'confident' they found bodies of teen fugitives Canadian police announced Wednesday they discovered bodies they believe belong to two teenage fugitives suspected in the deaths of three people last month....
10:42, 08/08/2019

Soccer-Solskjaer confident Pogba will still be at United for season start Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is expecting to name Paul Pogba in the line-up for the first game of the new Premier League campaign against Chelsea next weekend, despite the Frenchman'...
23:00, 08/04/2019

Mets growing confident in their newfound Citi Field advantage Welcome to the new Citi Field, where wild jersey-ripping celebrations, the home team mashing and, most importantly, wins have become the norm. As the Mets chase down a playoff spot that seemed like a ...
06:28, 08/23/2019

Rihanna Reveals Her Secret to Feeling Confident on Her Worst Days Rihanna is putting in that "work, work, work" during Fashion Week. After showcasing Savage X Fenty's latest lingerie collection on Tuesday night for New York Fashion Week, the......
05:01, 09/12/2019

"Confident BJP Has Crossed Majority Mark, Will Go Past 300": Amit Shah BJP president Amit Shah on Wednesday exuded confidence that his party has already crossed the majority mark after sixth phase of Lok Sabha polls and took a swipe at opposition parties over their......
15:56, 05/15/2019

NBA notebook: Raptors president confident team can sign Leonard Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri said Tuesday he has met with Kawhi Leonard, who is days away from becoming a free agent, and is confident the NBA champions can re-sign the superstar....
06:00, 06/26/2019

Andy Ruiz Jr confident history will be repeated in rematch with Joshua • Mexican sure he can defeat Briton again in Riyadh in December• Ruiz: ‘I don’t want just 15 minutes of fame, I want it to last’Andy Ruiz Jr has warned Anthony Joshua he will be faster, leaner and muc...
09:56, 09/05/2019

Confident of poll win, Modi's alliance promises to boost India's economy India's ruling coalition has promised to rev up growth, double farmers' income and boost infrastructure spending in the next five years after exit polls showed it would retain power when general elect...
08:28, 05/22/2019

England hope to find spirit of Headingley but Australia's Smith confident "England somehow need to produce a second \u0027miracle\u0027 if they are to avoid Australia retaining the Ashes with victory in the fourth test at Old Trafford."...
22:14, 09/07/2019

After Its Split With Marvel, Sony Still Seems Confident in Spider-Man and Its Yet-to-Launch Shared Universe All remains quiet on the Spider-Man front. At a Variety sponsored event on Thursday, the chairman and CEO of Sony Pictures, Tony Vinciquerra, talked at length about the franchise, focusing mostly on h...
23:42, 09/06/2019

Andy Murray fired up for singles return and confident he can challenge rivals • Comeback continues at pace with positive doubles displays• Murray: ‘I’m sure that, tennis-wise, I will be able to keep up’Andy Murray sees no reason he cannot still beat Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal...
23:56, 07/07/2019

BP striking increasingly confident tone as latest profit beats forecast Under most circumstances, when a company announces its latest profits have merely matched those from the same period a year earlier, it is nothing much to write home about....
20:56, 07/30/2019

BP strikes cautiously confident tone as latest profit beats forecast Under most circumstances, when a company announces its latest profits have merely matched those from the same period a year earlier, it is nothing much to write home about....
22:56, 07/30/2019

| Modi's party confident after polls predict India election victory Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party said that exit polls from the country's marathon election showed an "overwhelming" vote in favour of a second term for the Hindu nationalist leader....
11:42, 05/21/2019

Procter & Gamble writes down Gillette business but remains confident in its future Despite Procter & Gamble's write-down of its Gillette shaving business, executives said that they remain confident about the future of the grooming category....
22:00, 07/30/2019

India have ‘two games’ to focus on, says confident Virat Kohli before semi-final • Kohli appears to be planning for final before New Zealand semi• ‘Now we can focus totally on the remaining two games we have’New Zealand are embracing their underdog status leading up to the World C...
21:00, 07/08/2019

Marcus Rashford confident Harry Kane has already put Champions League nightmare behind him Marcus Rashford has backed Harry Kane to put his Champions League nightmare behind him and believes that the Tottenham striker will fire England to victory against Holland on Thursday night....
16:28, 06/05/2019

Stranger Things swaggers home in a comfortable, confident season premiere In the first few minutes of Stranger Things’ third season, not much seems to have changed. In a familiar-looking underground lab, scientists and soldiers steeped in a familiar frisson of stress and sw...
16:42, 07/04/2019

Stockholm Olympic bidders confident Swedes will back 2026 Games Officials for Stockholm's 2026 Winter Olympics bid believe the majority of Swedes will eventually back the project if the city wins the Games on Monday....
17:00, 06/21/2019

Elizabeth Warren offers a confident, “No thanks, I got this” to Stephen Colbert’s campaign advice It’s campaign season everybody, in that it’s still more than an entire goddamned year until Election Day. That means that the ever-so-slowly narrowing field of Democrats jostling to be the one to hurl...
17:28, 09/18/2019

Turkish opposition confident of winning Istanbul poll re-run, lira sinks again Turkey's main opposition party said on Tuesday its candidate for Istanbul mayor would again contest and win the post, after the election board ordered a re-run of the city election in a ruling that h...
18:00, 05/07/2019

Canada 'confident' U.S. raised issue of detained Canadians with China: Trudeau Canada's prime minister said on Tuesday he is "confident" U.S. President Donald Trump made good on his promise to raise the cases of two detained Canadians during recent discussions with Chinese Presi...
01:56, 07/03/2019

Opinion: Second-year QB Lamar Jackson appears confident and ready to do more for Ravens After leading the Ravens into the playoffs last season, second-year quarterback Lamar Jackson appears more confident and ready for heavier workload.       ...
02:00, 07/26/2019

Virgil van Dijk is confident experienced Adrián will ‘slot into’ Liverpool side • Adrián to play in Super Cup against Chelsea after Alisson injury• Jürgen Klopp says time to forget European Cup and look aheadVirgil van Dijk believes the former West Ham goalkeeper Adrián will be a...
00:56, 08/11/2019

Trump confident Hong Kong and China will 'work things out' after protests U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he was sure China and Hong Kong would be able to "work things out" after mass protests in the city against an extradition bill that would allow people to ...
02:14, 06/13/2019

Confident USA riding high entering Women's World Cup knockout stage A win over Sweden may not have done much to settle concerns over the defense, but the US are brimming with confidence as the business end of the tournament comes into viewIt’s onto the knockout round ...
16:14, 06/21/2019

Democrat confident majority of caucus will be in favor of impeachment after Mueller testimony Robert Mueller's much-anticipated testimony may have been delayed for a week, but at least one Democrat has already made up his mind on what should happen after the former special counsel speaks on th...
21:42, 07/15/2019

UPDATE 1-Canada 'confident' U.S. raised issue of detained citizens with China Canada's prime minister said on Tuesday he is confident U.S. President Donald Trump made good on his promise to raise the cases of two detained Canadians during recent discussions with Chinese Preside...
11:56, 07/03/2019

Novartis confident of Zolgensma supply, calls $2 million price 'speculation' Novartis is confident it has adequate production capacity for its Zolgensma gene therapy should regulators this month approve the drug for multiple forms of the genetic disease spinal muscular atrophy...
20:00, 05/08/2019

Luke Campbell confident he can pull off huge upset against Vasyl Lomachenko • Campbell challenging for three world lightweight titles• The British boxer has a height and reach advantageThey call Vasyl Lomachenko “the Matrix” because of his preternatural ability to control spa...
23:00, 08/29/2019

Q&A: Knicks leaders confident franchise is back on path to winning ways With a high draft pick, money to spend in free agency and talented young players on the roster, the New York Knicks are bullish on their future.        ...
12:28, 05/14/2019

Megan Rapinoe confident she will recover in time for Women's World Cup final USA winger strained hamstring during France quarter-finalRapinoe says watching semi-final from bench was ‘stressful’Megan Rapinoe is confident the hamstring strain that kept her out of USA’s World Cup...
14:28, 07/03/2019

Gen. Keane 'confident' US diplomats won't back third Trump-Kim summit without 'some evidence' of denuclearization Fox News senior strategist analyst Gen. Jack Keane has argued it's imperative that the government see real evidence of denuclearization from North Korea before negotiating further....
19:56, 07/01/2019

Yankees' Brian Cashman confident despite not adding pitcher at 'unique' trade deadline New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman is comfortable with the team's chances of winning the World Series despite not adding a starting pitcher before Wednesday's trade deadline....
18:28, 08/01/2019

NOCs confident Tokyo 2020 can overcome heat, water quality issues Searing heat and water quality issues have dogged Tokyo 2020 organizers in recent weeks but delegates to a Chef de Mission seminar on Tuesday said they are confident their hosts will find solutions ah...
11:56, 08/20/2019

Confident and quirky as ever, Kansas coach Les Miles savors Boston College and plans for more Kansas' Les Miles' second act is entertaining, like we all expected. But a resounding win at Boston College suggests it might be successful, as well.       ...
17:28, 09/18/2019

UPDATE 1-Saudi Aramco confident Khurais full output to resume by end-Sept Saudi Aramco is confident full production will resume by the end of September from Khurais, one of two oil sites attacked on Sept. 14, a company executive said on Friday....
15:42, 09/20/2019

Bayer confident of appeals of glyphosate weed killer court defeats: executive Bayer AG is confident its appeals of recent court rulings that its glyphosate weed killer Roundup caused cancer will be successful, a senior executive said on Thursday, amid a steep selloff of the com...
21:56, 05/16/2019

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confident Paul Pogba will stay at Man Utd after missing AC Milan friendly Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says he has "no doubts at all" Paul Pogba will remain at the club beyond the transfer deadline after missing the friendly against AC Milan....
09:42, 08/04/2019

Man Utd target three signings after Wan-Bissaka with club confident over Bruno Fernandes and Longstaff deals Manchester United are confident they will get a clear run at Sean Longstaff and Bruno Fernandes as they look to step up Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's summer rebuild....
16:42, 06/28/2019

Wife of Green Beret accused of murder 'confident' in Trump's judgment on pardon The wife of Army Maj. Mathew Golsteyn, a Special Forces soldier accused of murder, said she is not concerned President Trump did not pardon her husband on Memorial Day....
04:14, 05/29/2019

Jürgen Klopp confident pain can lead to gain for defiant Liverpool in title race • ‘The famous words in the dressing room are: it’s only pain’• Manager hopeful Salah, Henderson and Robertson will be fitJürgen Klopp has said Liverpool’s injury-hit squad will fight to the last to la...
17:28, 05/10/2019

SEAL Eddie Gallagher's defense confident Navy's top admiral will give him full exoneration The legal team of Special Warfare Chief Edward Gallagher, a Navy SEAL recently accused of war crimes, is confident that their client will have his reduction in rank reversed after the chief of Naval O...
11:28, 08/06/2019

Investigators ‘reasonably confident’ Texas suspect left anti-immigrant screed, tipped off before attack EL PASO — Investigators are examining a screed believed to have been posted online by the suspect in Saturday’s fatal shooting at a Texas shopping mall an hour before the attack, senior la...
05:14, 08/04/2019

Mabel: High Expectations review – confident pop lacks personality | Alexis Petridis's album of the week (Polydor)On her undeniably hit-making debut, the daughter of Neneh Cherry sings ‘I’m not a people pleaser’ over backings intent on pleasing as many as possibleThe title of Mabel McVey’s debut album se...
16:28, 08/01/2019

Confident Rodri looks right at home as Man City gain early advantage in Premier League title race The embrace between Pep Guardiola and Jurgen Klopp at full-time said it all. Like two heavyweights who'd slugged it out for 12 rounds, there was mutual respect – and acknowledgement that more battles ...
01:28, 08/05/2019

Mauricio Pochettino confident Tottenham's red card implosion will not harm Champions League chances vs Ajax Mauricio Pochettino insists that Tottenham's struggles against Bournemouth will not have a negative impact on their chances of reaching the Champions League Final....
17:42, 05/04/2019

Californians brace for aftershocks after pair of potent quakes; governor confident about federal commitment to assist state Communities in Southern California were bracing for hundreds of aftershocks Saturday after the region was rocked this week by two of the largest earthquakes felt in two decades, resulting in multiple ...
04:28, 07/07/2019

Couple targeted in homophobic attack on London bus say they are now 'more physically confident' A couple who were attacked on a London bus have insisted they will not behave differently in public and feel more "physically confident" because they know they will stand up for themselves....
16:56, 06/15/2019

New York coroner 'confident' Epstein's death was suicide: New York Times New York City's chief medical examiner is confident Jeffrey Epstein died by hanging himself in the jail cell where he was being held without bail on sex-trafficking charges, but is awaiting more infor...
11:29, 08/12/2019

The Weirder The Finals Get, The Better The news from the NBA Finals is all good, kids, and it is this: Nobody has any narratives left to invent. The events of Games 1 and 2 have savaged all the preconceptions, conceptions, and the way it’s...
20:00, 06/03/2019

Some Knicks are actually going to the NBA Finals OAKLAND, Calif. — The Knicks are headed to the NBA Finals. In making good on his campaign promise, Knicks coach David Fizdale has dispatched top assistant Keith Smart to Oracle Arena for Friday’s Game...
07:42, 06/07/2019

Let's Talk Ourselves Into This NBA Finals Matchup The NBA Finals would seem great to someone who only recently decided to care about NBA basketball. You’ve got your dynastic bulletproof Golden State Warriors, currently minus injured cornball virtuoso...
22:56, 05/30/2019

Celebrities at the 2019 NBA Finals Drake is hardly the only celebrity to make an appearance at the 2019 NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors.        ...
03:28, 06/01/2019

'Steal a Taco' During the NBA Finals If you’re an NBA (or MLB) fan, you’re probably familiar with Taco Bell’s propensity for giving away tacos during high-stakes games. If you’re not a fan, you can still get yourself a free taco through ...
22:42, 05/23/2019

LeBron James-less Finals was a win for the NBA LAS VEGAS — The final numbers are in, and the NBA Finals were a smashing success for Canada all the way around. The NBA said Friday that 56 percent of the Canadian population watched at least some par...
05:56, 06/15/2019

How to Livestream the US Open Finals The US Open is starting to wind down, with the last rounds of matches ending on Monday and the men’s and women’s quarterfinals being broadcast Tuesday and Wednesday, followed by the semifinals and the...
01:28, 08/28/2019

Warriors vs. Raptors: Best of the NBA Finals The festivities surrounding the 2019 NBA Finals between the Toronto Raptors and Golden State Warriors are underway.        ...
08:14, 06/02/2019

List of NBA Finals MVP winners List of NBA Finals Most Valuable Player winners: 2019 - Kawhi Leonard, Toronto Raptors 2018 - Kevin Durant, Golden State Warriors 2017 - Kevin Durant, Golden State Warriors 2016 - LeBron James, Cleve...
06:56, 06/14/2019

Kawhi 1st to win Finals MVP in both conferences Kawhi Leonard, who won Finals MVP in 2014 with the Spurs, earned the honor for a second time following Toronto's series-clinching win Thursday night....
09:28, 06/14/2019

Analysis: Why the Warriors will win the NBA Finals Analysis: Why the Warriors will win the NBA Finals: They're playing for a chance to be called a dynasty        ...
09:14, 05/30/2019

Pliskova qualifies for WTA Finals in Shenzhen "World number two Karolina Pliskova has become the second singles player to qualify for the season-ending WTA Finals in Shenzhen after top-ranked Ash Barty, the WTA Tour said on Monday."...
13:00, 09/16/2019

Warriors Come Alive In Third Quarter, Even NBA Finals For one and a half games of the 2019 NBA Finals, it looked like the Toronto Raptors were the better team. Then the first six minutes of Game 2’s third quarter happened....
05:28, 06/03/2019

Durant, Cousins unlikely for start of Finals Kevin Durant still has not been cleared for on-court activities and is unlikely to be ready at the start of the NBA Finals, while the Warriors expect DeMarcus Cousins to return at some point during th...
22:56, 05/23/2019

'We've got to take it ourselves': Nick Nurse's journey to the NBA Finals A broken-down van, a three-day stint at Iowa State and a guitar. Toronto Raptors head coach Nick Nurse has had a long and winding road to the NBA Finals....
23:14, 05/31/2019

Opinion: Two all-English finals? Be careful what you wish for... Liverpool and Tottenham in the Champions League final, Arsenal and Chelsea in the Europa League final. Is it all a question of money and do German teams need to spend more to keep up? No and no, write...
14:14, 05/10/2019

How the underdog Raptors have taken control of the Finals The only Canadian team in the NBA is one game away from winning its first league championship when the Toronto Raptors host the Golden State Warriors on Monday night (ABC, 9 p.m.). As prohibitive pre-...
20:56, 06/10/2019

What must go right for Kevin Durant to return in NBA Finals TORONTO — Warriors coach Steve Kerr said it is “feasible’’ Kevin Durant could be activated after just one full practice. Speaking at the Warriors’ shootaround Sunday morning at Scotiabank Arena ahead ...
05:56, 06/03/2019

Warriors beat Raptors 109-104 to even NBA Finals Klay Thompson scored 25 points before leaving with a hamstring injury, Stephen Curry had 23 and the Golden State Warriors ran off the first 18 points of the second half to beat the Toronto Raptors 109...
05:42, 06/03/2019

Give This One to the Raptors, but the N.B.A. Finals Aren’t Over What is the significance of a victory over a Warriors team that had lost to injury two probable Hall of Fame players — Klay Thompson and Kevin Durant?...
16:00, 06/06/2019

NBA Finals Game 2: Warriors at Raptors Can Toronto do it again in Game 2 in front of another raucous crowd? Or will the Warriors bounce back in their hopes of a fourth championship in five seasons?...
15:14, 06/02/2019

2019 NBA Finals: Price is right on the Raptors “Pascal Siakam won’t be able to shoot 14-of-17 from the floor again.” It’s the phrase shouted by pundits and Golden State backers after Game 1 went to Toronto, and it is accurate. To expect Siakam to ...
22:42, 06/02/2019

Three players to watch in the NHL Conference Finals SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Kevin Allen breaks down three players who we should be paying attention to in the NHL's Conference Finals.        ...
21:00, 05/09/2019

Turkish TV won't air West finals due to Kanter The Western Conference finals will not be televised by Turkish broadcaster S Sport because Enes Kanter plays for the Trail Blazers and has been a longtime critic of the country's president....
20:56, 05/14/2019

Ranking the top 30 Warriors and Raptors in the Finals Steph or Kawhi? Klay or Lowry? And where should sidelined stars Kevin Durant and DeMarcus Cousins check in? We're ranking the top 30 players in the Finals....
17:28, 05/30/2019

Who will win the NBA finals? Our writers share their predictions Will the Golden State Warriors make history or can the Toronto Raptors complete their charmed run? Our writers predict the winner, key players and dark horses for the championship tiltPlay with intens...
15:00, 05/30/2019

Coaching trickery and three other keys to the NBA Finals The Raptors opened the 2019 NBA Finals with a convincing win. Then the Warriors took back home-court advantage. Here are the key takeaways after two games....
20:14, 06/03/2019

The Raptors Won But Finals Chaos Still Reigns It’s cheap to say that the Raptors beat the Gldn Stae Warors (which is to say, 63 percent of the Golden State Warriors) in Game 3 of the NBA Finals; in fact, it isn’t much of a stretch to say that the...
16:56, 06/06/2019

NBA Finals: Best photos from Raptors-Warriors The festivities surrounding the 2019 NBA Finals between the Toronto Raptors and Golden State Warriors are underway.        ...
03:56, 05/30/2019

Simon Cowell calls 'AGT' finals the best he's ever seen "America's Got Talent" kicked off the show's live finals on Tuesday night and typically reserved judge Simon Cowell had nothing but praise for the performers....
06:28, 09/19/2019

Raptors aim to tie Eastern Conference finals TORONTO - The game of adjustments will continue Tuesday night when the host Toronto Raptors try to even the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals against the Milwaukee Bucks....
00:14, 05/21/2019

NHL: Blues down Bruins 4-2 to even Stanley Cup Finals Ryan O'Reilly scored twice including the game winner as the St. Louis Blues defeated the Boston Bruins 4-2 in Game Four on Monday to level the best-of-seven Stanley Cup Finals series....
06:42, 06/04/2019

Warriors' Looney likely out for Finals with fracture Looney "will be out indefinitely," the Warriors confirmed Monday night, following an MRI in the San Francisco Bay Area after he missed the second half of Sunday's 109-104 NBA Finals Game 2 victory at ...
05:42, 06/04/2019

Kevin Durant Is Fucking Up The Finals In an ordinary Finals, the team in Golden State’s position, down 2-1 after dropping Game 3 at home, would be in real trouble, needing to win three out of four and at least once on the road to avoid el...
02:14, 06/07/2019

How the Warriors Survived Game 5 of the N.B.A. Finals The Warriors avoided elimination Monday night against the Raptors but lost Kevin Durant to an Achilles’ tendon injury that could keep him out through next season....
08:28, 06/11/2019

Curry's NBA Finals MVP odds strengthen He wasn't the highest scorer on his own team in Game 2, but Stephen Curry's odds to win the Most Valuable Player award in the 2019 NBA Finals strengthened after the Golden State Warriors evened the se...
05:00, 06/04/2019

N.B.A. Finals: Warriors Tie Series With Raptors A starting lineup change and a huge third quarter helped Golden State beat Toronto, but the win came with injuries to Klay Thompson and Kevon Looney....
17:28, 06/03/2019

Top 5: Moments from the Champions League finals "The finals of the CEV Champions League volleyball between Zenit Kazan and Cucine Lube Civitanova, in the men\u0027s draw, and Igor Gorgonzola Novara and Imoco Volley Conegliano, in the women\u0027s, ...
12:56, 05/21/2019

Kevin Durant out for Game 3 of NBA Finals OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Durant still isn’t ready to return for the Golden State Warriors as he works back from a strained right calf he suffered during the Western Conference semifinals. Du...
22:42, 06/04/2019

Raptors rally to take 3-1 stranglehold on NBA Finals The Toronto Raptors produced a strong third quarter to defeat the Golden State Warriors 105-92 in Oakland on Friday to take a 3-1 lead in the Finals and move one win away from the franchise's first NB...
14:42, 06/08/2019

How to Stream the Stanley Cup Finals This Week The Boston Bruins take on the St. Louis Blues in the Stanley Cup Final this week. It’s the first time the Blues have made it to the final in 49 years (The Bruins won in 2011 and made it to the final i...
23:56, 05/26/2019

Warriors first to 5 Finals in row since 1966 Celtics The Warriors came back from a double-digit second-half deficit for the third straight game to sweep the Blazers and secure their fifth straight NBA Finals appearance....
13:56, 05/21/2019

Rapinoe on the spot to take U.S. into quarter-finals The United States needed two Megan Rapinoe penalties, one of them controversially confirmed after a lengthy VAR review, to beat Spain 2-1 on Monday and set up a quarter-final clash with hosts France a...
20:28, 06/24/2019

Rockets audited '18 Game 7, say Finals bid taken The Rockets believe they should have advanced to last year's NBA Finals, not the Warriors, citing their own audit of 81 potential missed calls in their Game 7 loss to Golden State....
22:14, 04/29/2019

Michigan makes CWS finals with 15-3 win over Texas Tech OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Michigan scored in all but one inning against a struggling Texas Tech pitching staff and beat the Red Raiders 15-3 on Friday to continue its improbable postseason run. Next stop: Co...
00:28, 06/22/2019

Warriors' Curry set for Toronto homecoming in NBA Finals When the NBA Finals begins in Toronto on Thursday it will be much more than the latest stop en route to a potential fourth championship for Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry but rather a homec...
00:42, 05/30/2019

Leonard, Raptors rally, move within one win of Finals The visiting Toronto Raptors withstood the early surge by the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night, shook it off, and then went on to grind out a 105-99 victory to take a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conferen...
09:00, 05/24/2019

Raptors braced for big response from Warriors in NBA Finals The Toronto Raptors scored an impressive win over the two-times defending champion Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals opener and are now preparing for what could be a mighty response....
01:14, 06/01/2019

Vanderbilt beats Louisville 3-2 to advance to CWS finals Pat DeMarco chopped a grounder over third base in the ninth inning to give Vanderbilt its first lead and the Commodores beat Louisville 3-2 night to advance to the College World Series finals  &...
05:00, 06/22/2019

Raptors on brink of NBA Finals after Game 5 win over Bucks SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports’ Jeff Zillgitt and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Matt Velasquez break down how the Raptors took a 3-2 lead on the Bucks in the Eastern Conference finals. &...
11:00, 05/24/2019

Unflappable G2 Esports and Wunder fly to LEC summer finals The 2019 version of G2 Esports might not be the best League of Legends team of all time, but they are the most unflappable -- and they're ready for the LEC summer finals, 'Wunder' tells ESPN....
05:14, 09/07/2019

Lewis, Fitzgerald among referees picked for NBA Finals TORONTO (AP) — Eric Lewis and Kane Fitzgerald are heading to the NBA Finals for the first time, as they were among the 12 referees picked to work the Toronto-Golden State title series. Lewis and Fitzg...
23:56, 05/28/2019

At stake in the NBA Finals: The title of ‘best player in the league’ For the first time in eight years, LeBron James isn't in the NBA Finals. His mantle as the game's top player is up for grabs, and three stars could make compelling cases....
19:28, 05/29/2019

England all but out of European Under-21 finals after defeat to Romania • Group C: England U21 2-4 Romania U21• Aidy Boothroyd: ‘They will have to carry me out’One by one England’s players fell to the ground at the realisation their European Championship campaign had come...
00:56, 06/22/2019

The Raptors are going to the NBA Finals and Toronto fans are going nuts Ontario's capital city was ecstatic after Saturday night's 100-94 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks sent the Raptors to their first NBA Finals appearance....
23:56, 05/26/2019

Raptors close out Bucks to reach first NBA Finals SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Jeff Zillgitt and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Matt Velazquez break down the Raptors' closeout win over the Bucks that clinched a spot in the NBA Fina...
10:14, 05/26/2019

NBA Finals: Warriors vs. Raptors schedule and TV times It all comes down to this. The long playoff journey has arrived at the NBA Finals. It's the Warriors and Raptors for the Larry O'Brien Trophy.        ...
10:14, 05/26/2019

Fed Cup gets revamp with 12-nation Finals in Budapest in 2020 "The Fed Cup\u0027s existing format will be scrapped next year when a 12-nation Finals week will be staged in Budapest in April, the International Tennis Federation confirmed on Thursday."...
13:42, 06/27/2019

The Latest: 10 misspell in 1st round of spelling bee finals OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — The Latest on the National Spelling Bee (all times local): 11:50 a.m. Ten spellers have been eliminated after the opening round of the Scripps National Spelling Bee finals. There...
19:42, 05/30/2019

NBA Finals: It’s Kawhi Leonard vs. the Warriors’ dynasty TORONTO — It’s “The Canadian Klaw” versus “The Dynasty.” Canada is all about basketball this week as it hosts its first NBA Finals game Thursday at Scotiabank Arena. Kawhi Leonard’s underdog Raptors b...
19:56, 05/30/2019

Leonard scores 27, Raptors advance to first NBA Finals Leonard has 27 points and 17 rebounds as Raptors overcome 15-point deficit to beat Bucks 100-94 in Game 6, advance to first NBA Finals        ...
05:42, 05/26/2019

Warriors heavily favored over Raptors in NBA Finals The Golden State Warriors are favored in the NBA Finals for the fifth consecutive year, as they opened as heavy favorites against the Toronto Raptors late Saturday night....
10:28, 05/26/2019

Tennis: Pliskova qualifies for WTA Finals in Shenzhen World number two Karolina Pliskova has become the second singles player to qualify for the season-ending WTA Finals in Shenzhen after top-ranked Ash Barty, the WTA Tour said on Monday....
14:42, 09/16/2019

England reach semi-finals with 3-0 win over Norway England sent out a warning to their rivals as they stormed into the women's World Cup semi-finals with an impressive 3-0 victory against Norway on Thursday....
23:14, 06/27/2019

Jokic, Nuggets move within a win of West finals Nikola Jokic had 25 points, 19 rebounds and six assists, Paul Millsap scored 24 points, and the host Denver Nuggets beat the Portland Trail Blazers 124-98 in Game 5 of their Western Conference semifin...
09:28, 05/08/2019

Copa América: where the quarter-finals will be won and lost Previews for the Brazil v Paraguay, Venezuela v Argentina, Colombia v Chile and Uruguay v Peru tiesBy Martin Laurence for WhoScoredUnder the watchful eye of their expectant home fans, Brazil looked ne...
15:56, 06/26/2019

Turin to host ATP Finals from 2021 to 2025 "Turin\u0027s Pala Alpitour stadium has been named as the new venue for the ATP Finals from 2021-2025, drawing a line under London\u0027s long tenure as host of the year-ending tournament."...
02:00, 05/02/2019

Why we flew a blimp during the finals of the ICC Cricket World Cup Freshwork's #Cricket4Life campaign was an opportunity to support two causes their employees & customers are passionate about -- cricket and fighting hunger.Read More...
03:42, 08/02/2019

Raptors take NBA Finals opener, beat Warriors 118-109 TORONTO (AP) — Pascal Siakam scored a playoff career-high 32 points and the Toronto Raptors won the first NBA Finals game played outside the U.S., beating the Golden State Warriors 118-109 on Thursday...
06:14, 05/31/2019

RJ Barrett watched the NBA Finals with the Knicks’ president When RJ Barrett visited the Knicks for his workout June 10, the Duke product spent more time than the usual draft prospect, even getting invited to team president Steve Mills’ home to watch the NBA Fi...
16:14, 06/22/2019

NBA Finals: Raptors, Warriors players ranked LeBron James isn't playing in the NBA Finals for the first time in eight years, but fear not: there's still an overwhelming amount of talent.        ...
17:28, 05/30/2019

Raptors rip Warriors to take commanding 3-1 NBA Finals lead OAKLAND, Calif. — It may now all be up to Kevin Durant and the state of his calf strain to save the Warriors from doom. Before Friday’s Game 4 of the NBA Finals, Steve Kerr was asked about that night ...
06:56, 06/08/2019

Raptors OG Anunoby active for Game 2 of NBA Finals The 21-year-old forward missed the Raptors' first 17 games of the post-season since his April 11 surgery two days before Toronto opened the playoffs against Orlando....
01:42, 06/03/2019

Report: Warriors' Looney could return in Finals Golden State big man Kevon Looney could see action in the NBA Finals, despite suffering an upper-body cartilage fracture in the Game 2 of the series against the Toronto Raptors, according to a report....
21:56, 06/06/2019

Drake hugs it out with Eugenie Bouchard during NBA Finals Drake wasn’t the only Raptors fan turning heads during Game 5 of the NBA Finals. Before settling into her seat at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto on Monday, Canadian tennis star Genie Bouchard share...
02:42, 06/12/2019

UEFA Nations League finals preview: All you need to know "England will seek to win their first piece of major silverware since 1966 when they take part in this week\u0027s UEFA Nations League finals in Portugal."...
00:00, 06/04/2019

NBA Finals broadcast to more than 200 countries, thanks to one 40-foot truck The NBA world feed truck is packed with equipment to put together one live broadcast that is shared by all of the league's game providers around the world....
19:42, 06/03/2019

NBA notebook: Durant doubtful for Finals opener The Golden State Warriors announced Thursday it is unlikely forward Kevin Durant will be ready for the start of the NBA Finals, but they are hopeful he can return during the series....
09:00, 05/24/2019

Warriors outlast Raptors to square NBA Finals at 1-1 The two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors used a massive third quarter to overcame a sluggish start and secure a 109-104 win over the Toronto Raptors on Sunday that squared the NBA Finals ...
06:28, 06/03/2019

NBA Finals: Kevin Durant’s return may finally be here TORONTO — Warriors coach Steve Kerr listed Kevin Durant as “a game-time decision” but sounded optimistic he will be a go for his long-anticipated return in do-or-die Game 5 vs. the Raptors on Monday n...
20:56, 06/10/2019

Southgate: Semi-finals not good enough for England "England have reached the semi-finals of the last two major championships but manager Gareth Southgate says missing out on the World Cup and Nations League final has left the squad deeply unsatisfied....
10:14, 06/10/2019

Report: Durant out for Game 1 of West finals Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant will miss Game 1 of the Western Conference finals against the visiting Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday due to a right calf strain, ESPN said Monday....
04:28, 05/14/2019

Warriors gut punch Blazers, advance to NBA Finals again PORTLAND, Ore. — The Golden State Warriors swept their way to a fifth straight NBA Finals, getting triple-doubles from Stephen Curry and Draymond Green in a 119-117 overtime victory over the Portland ...
07:28, 05/21/2019

USA eliminated by Ecuador in Under-20 World Cup quarter-finals USA ousted from U-20 World Cup with 2-1 loss to EcuadorJhon Espinoza scores winner for Ecuador in 43rd minuteThe United States were knocked out of the Under-20 World Cup in the quarter-finals for the ...
22:42, 06/08/2019

NBA Finals 2019: Odds will go as Kevin Durant goes Though Kevin Durant will remain on the sideline, Klay Thompson is expected to return Friday for Game 4 of the NBA Finals matching the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors (ABC, 9 p.m.). With both...
23:28, 06/07/2019

VAR to be used in Nations League finals week, says UEFA "Video Assistant Referees (VAR) will be used at this week\u0027s UEFA Nations League finals in Portugal, Europe\u0027s soccer governing body UEFA said on Monday."...
16:56, 06/03/2019

Raptors beat Warriors 123-109, take lead in NBA Finals Kawhi Leonard, Danny Green and Kyle Lowry kept finding answers for every big shot by Stephen Curry and the beat-up Warriors, and the Toronto Raptors grabbed a pivotal road win in the NBA Finals by bea...
10:00, 06/06/2019

How to Stream Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals Tonight The St. Louis Blues are taking on the Boston Bruins tonight in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup finals, with the winner of tonight’s game taking home the cup....
10:14, 06/13/2019

NBA Finals: By sacrificing Game 3, the Warriors are primed to win it all SportsPulse: By choosing to play it safe and rest Klay Thompson, the Warriors took a calculated risk in Game 3. If Thompson and Kevin Durant come back for Game 4, that risk could pay off.   ...
09:00, 06/06/2019

Did Paul Pierce nearly poop himself during the NBA Finals? A ‘confession’ Paul Pierce has finally flushed out the truth — though something still reeks. Lets rewind: It was Game 1 of the 2008 NBA Finals between the Celtics and Lakers, when Pierce appeared to land awkwa...
06:14, 06/06/2019

Warriors vs. Raptors: Why the NBA Finals lines are going crazy Betting-market makers must act conservatively with game and series prices in the NBA Finals right now because of question marks involving key Golden State Warriors. — Klay Thompson has suffered a hams...
01:56, 06/06/2019

Warriors' Durant, Cousins unlikely for start of Finals The Golden State Warriors said Thursday it is unlikely forward Kevin Durant will be ready for the start of the NBA Finals, but they are hopeful he can return during the series....
22:00, 05/23/2019

N.B.A. Finals Game 6 Preview: What We Know About Kevin Durant Durant is out with an Achilles’ injury, but he looms over what may be the Golden State Warriors’ last game of the season, and the Raptors’ championship-clincher....
20:14, 06/13/2019

| Warriors set for emotional NBA Finals showdown with Raptors Playing for injured star Kevin Durant in a farewell to the arena when they became a dynasty, the Golden State Warriors are set for an emotional NBA Finals showdown....
11:42, 06/13/2019

2019 NBA Finals: Tip-off time, TV, streaming and everything else to know about Game 3 With the NBA Finals shifting to Oakland and the series tied 1-1 between the Raptors and Warriors, here's all the info you need to watch Game 3.        ...
12:56, 06/05/2019

Bucks top Raptors 125-103 for 2-0 East finals lead Giannis Antetokounmpo had 30 points and 17 rebounds, Ersan Ilyasova came off the bench to add 17 points and the Bucks never trailed on the way to a 125-103 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Friday n...
12:56, 05/18/2019

NBA Finals Game 2: Can the Raptors beat the Warriors again? Can Toronto do it again in Game 2 in front of another raucous crowd? Or will the Warriors bounce back in their hopes of a fourth championship in five seasons?...
19:00, 06/02/2019

LeBron James may not be in NBA Finals, but he is making an impact LeBron James is not playing in the NBA Finals for the first time since 2010, and it's noticeable to players and in overall viewership.        ...
03:28, 06/01/2019

Warriors heavy favorites over Raptors for Finals Toronto opened as a +260 underdog at Caesars Sportsbook in the series. In the past eight NBA Finals, only last season's Cavaliers were larger underdogs to start than the Raptors....
06:56, 05/26/2019

Donald Trump baby blimp organisers 'confident' it will fly again during US president's state visit The group behind a huge Donald Trump baby blimp is "confident" of being granted permission to fly it again during the US president's upcoming state visit....
21:00, 05/30/2019

Dodge Grand Caravan The long-in-the-tooth minivan, a favorite of both fleet and budget-conscious customers, got a reprieve from the gallows in 2017 when it was brought into compliance with new side curtain airbag require...
07:14, 07/17/2019

Jeep Grand Cherokee A redesigned model, to be built at the Jefferson North Assembly Plant in Detroit, is expected to reach dealerships in early 2021. A plug-in hybrid version should be available by the third quarter of 2...
19:28, 09/20/2019

100 things you should know about the Grand Canyon As Grand Canyon National Park celebrates its centennial during 2019, here are 100 things you should know about Arizona's natural wonder.       ...
11:14, 09/18/2019

Warriors won’t let injuries hamper finals push, says Jerebko The Golden State Warriors will not be letting injuries to Kevin Durant and DeMarcus Cousins come between them and a third straight NBA title, the club’s power forward Jonas Jerebko told Reuters on Wed...
08:42, 05/30/2019

'Level' Kawhi puts Raptors on cusp of first Finals Behind their even-keeled superstar, the Raptors rallied from an early 14-point deficit to defeat the Bucks 105-99 and move within one win of the franchise's first trip to the NBA Finals....
13:56, 05/24/2019

Guardado fires Mexico into quarter-finals with 3-1 win over Canada Seven-times champions Mexico sealed their spot in the knockout stage of the Gold Cup with a 3-1 victory over Canada in Denver, Colorado on Wednesday....
12:14, 06/20/2019

| Currie Cup semi-finals head to Bloem, Johannesburg The Free State Cheetahs will host the Sharks in Bloemfontein and the Golden Lions will meet Griquas in Johannesburg in the Currie Cup semi-finals next weekend....
06:28, 08/25/2019

Too good: Top spelling bee kids humble dictionary in finals The finals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee have begun, with 50 kids on stage competing for more than $50,000 in cash and prizes and a new, custom-designed trophy....
23:14, 05/30/2019

Highlights: Zverev through to quarter-finals after sinking Fognini "Alexander Zverev is through to the last eight of the French Open. After going a set down, Zverev rallied and won in four. He will face Novak Djokovic next."...
19:56, 06/03/2019

NBA Finals: Warriors' Klay Thompson will have MRI on left hamstring Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson will have an MRI on his left hamstring after leaving Sunday's NBA Finals Game 2 victory over the Toronto Raptors....
21:42, 06/03/2019

Raptors' gamble on Leonard pays off with trip to NBA Finals The Toronto Raptors' gamble to acquire Kawhi Leonard has paid off in the form of maiden trip to the NBA Finals but now comes perhaps the hardest part, knocking off the two-time defending champion Gold...
00:42, 05/30/2019

Zverev beats Fognini to return to quarter-finals German fifth seed Alexander Zverev reached his second successive French Open quarter-final when he recovered from losing the first set to beat Italian Fabio Fognini on Monday....
21:14, 06/03/2019

Klay Thompson won’t avoid Drake’s better songs during NBA Finals Drake’s Toronto fandom has taken on a life of its own as an NBA official said the league has talked to the Raptors about the rapper’s sideline theatrics, which have included rubbing the shoulders of c...
08:14, 05/30/2019

These Stanley Cup finals show there’s still a place for ‘heavy’ hockey in the NHL “I did expect a physical series, but we bang hard, too," Bruins Coach Bruce Cassidy told reporters in St. Louis. Game 4 of these Stanley Cup finals featured 85 hits....
22:56, 06/04/2019

Toronto ready to take center stage with Raptors in NBA Finals With the Raptors in the NBA Finals for the first time, Toronto and Canada's growing basketball culture are prepared to seize the spotlight.        ...
04:28, 05/29/2019

Martens sends Netherlands through to maiden quarter-finals The Netherlands reached the women's World Cup quarter-finals for the first time when Lieke Martens' last-gasp penalty earned them a 2-1 victory against Japan on Tuesday....
01:56, 06/26/2019

Durant travels with the Warriors to Toronto ahead of finals Kevin Durant is traveling with the Golden State Warriors to Toronto for the first two games of the NBA Finals, leaving open the chance he could be ready to return from a strained right calf in time fo...
14:28, 05/29/2019

DeMarcus Cousins’ Finals return more than a Warriors boost OAKLAND, Calif. — Warriors center DeMarcus Cousins has emerged just in time for his stock to skyrocket before NBA free agency begins June 30. Cousins’ signing to a heavily discounted one-year, $5 mill...
12:28, 06/04/2019

| Nadal, Thiem advance to ATP Montreal quarter-finals Rafael Nadal stepped closer to a record 35th Masters 1000 title on Thursday, dispatching Argentina's Guido Pella 6-3, 6-4 Thursday to power into the ATP Montreal quarter-finals....
08:42, 08/09/2019