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Kane Williamson named 12th man as Pakistan dominate Champions Trophy team

Kane Williamson named 12th man as Pakistan dominate Champions Trophy team

The ICC side was selected by a panel that included former captains Michael Atherton (England), Sourav Ganguly (India) and Ramiz Raja (Pakistan) as well as the Editor of Wisden , Lawrence Booth, and AFP cricket reporter Julian Guyer, with the ICC's general manager of cricket, Geoff Allardice, the chairman.



ATP Queen's: Rafael Nadal withdraws from the Aegon Championships

The 31-year-old Spaniard has coasted into a 10th French Open final without dropping a set. Until Sunday, Stan Wawrinka had an unblemished record in grand slam finals but then he had never faced Rafa Nadal in a final in the Spaniard's favourite arena - Court Philippe Chatrier at the French Open .



Footballer Ronaldo accused of $16.4m tax evasion

Perez: "I am sure he will be one of the greats and we are following him". The 32-year-old is now away with Portugal at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation, where he has so far evaded questions over his future - including skipping the traditional man-of-the-match press conference after Sunday's draw with Mexico.


Tropical storm warning issued for Louisiana's Gulf coast

Tropical storm warning issued for Louisiana's Gulf coast

A Tropical Storm Warning is now in effect from High Island, Texas to the Mouth of the Pearl River. An unnamed storm which is forming in the Gulf of Mexico is affecting cruise ships. Forecasters said the system will move inland by Thursday, with little strengthening possible. The reason it is a "potential' cyclone is because it does not meet qualifications of a tropical storm yet".


Troubled Ronaldo gets Madrid court date

Troubled Ronaldo gets Madrid court date

Spain´s Budget Minister urged media to respect the presumption of innocence regarding the four-time world player of the year. Ronaldo's future at Real Madrid looked guaranteed after lifting his third Champions League title with the club earlier this month, the Portugal worldwide scoring twice in a 4-1 win over Juventus.


Rafael Nadal wins 10th French Open title

Rafael Nadal wins 10th French Open title

Playing in his 22nd Grand Slam final, Nadal triumphed in Paris without dropping a set for a third time. With the win, Nadal is now the first player in the Open Era to win the same Grand Slam 10 times , a feat that has been dubbed La Decima .