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Pakistan set 339 for India

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed took the last catch and aeroplaned around the pitch with his arms out before he was swamped by teammates. "Hopefully this win will boost Pakistan cricket and all playing nations will come and play us", said Sarfraz, 30.



Koepka enjoys 'amazing' US Open win

The 27-year-old Koepka wound up winning by four shots over Brian Harman, who was done in by back-to-back bogeys right when Koepka was making his run, and Hideki Matsuyama , who closed with a 66. That's what we've been working on, but maybe a day like today is all it needed to just kind of calm down. "I wish I would have been able to give myself a few more looks out there today and make a few more birdies".



Cristiano Ronaldo: Real Madrid star reacts to Portugal draw in Confederations Cup

Mexico striker Javier Hernandez cancelled out Quaresma's opener shortly before halftime and the two goals in an exciting last six minutes ensured the teams shared the points. "The draw is a fair result without doubt", said Portugal coach Fernando Santos, whose side wore black armbands in honour of the victims of a deadly forest fire back home.



Favorites Portugal, Mexico meet early in Confederations Cup

But Russia coach Stanislav Cherchesov, appointed after the country's disastrous Euro 2016 campaign, predicts a tricky encounter as he oversees his first competitive match in charge. A tame Ronaldo free kick bounced off the wall, and Joao Moutinho played the ball back into the mixer. But we're a great side too, and I'm sure we can stop him.



Pakistan create history, thrash India in Champions Trophy final

The final margin of 180 runs was the largest run victory by either Pakistan or India in head-to-head One day global matches , and the largest margin of defeat for a full ICC member in a Champions Trophy competition. Fakhar Zaman's maiden ODI century and Mohammad Amir's brilliant opening spell laid the foundation for Pakistan's historic win against arch-rivals India .



Sublime Fakhar leads Pakistan to 338-4 in final

People of South Kanpur who burnt the posters and effigies of the players said that they could have digested the defeat of team India if it was any other country but losing to arch rival Pakistan has brought huge disappointment to them.