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Golden State Warriors ride Kevin Durant to beat Cleveland Cavaliers and clinch NBA title

Golden State Warriors ride Kevin Durant to beat Cleveland Cavaliers and clinch NBA title

Durant, who lost in his only previous Finals appearance in 2012, led the way for the Warriors with 39 points and was relieved after feeling pressure to deliver prior to the game.

Jun 13, 2017, 16:32 PM IST
Cristiano Ronaldo remains atop on Forbes' richest athletes list; Virat Kohli lone Indian

Cristiano Ronaldo remains atop on Forbes' richest athletes list; Virat Kohli lone Indian

American tennis star and 23-time Grand Slam winner, Serena Williams, is the only woman on the list with an estimated income of $27 million. She is placed at 51st overall.  

Jun 08, 2017, 11:54 AM IST
LeBron James tops Michael Jordan as all-time playoffs scoring leader

LeBron James tops Michael Jordan as all-time playoffs scoring leader

James, who is seeking a fourth NBA title, took 212 post-season games to surpass Jordan, a six-time champion who played 179 playoff games.

May 26, 2017, 13:01 PM IST
Usain Bolt beats Cristiano Ronaldo, LeBron James to win Laureus 'Sportsman of the Year' award

Usain Bolt beats Cristiano Ronaldo, LeBron James to win Laureus 'Sportsman of the Year' award

Bolt received his award from legendary Michael Johnson, who urged him not to break other people's records, to which Bolt responded by saying "sorry".

Feb 15, 2017, 08:37 AM IST
Roger Federer beats Cristiano Ronaldo, Tiger Woods as world's most marketable athlete in 2016

Roger Federer beats Cristiano Ronaldo, Tiger Woods as world's most marketable athlete in 2016

Federer`s fellow tennis greats Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal are also listed in the top 10.

Jan 13, 2017, 15:34 PM IST
Usain Bolt, Cristiano Ronaldo, Andy Murray among top contenders for World Sportsman of the Year award

Usain Bolt, Cristiano Ronaldo, Andy Murray among top contenders for World Sportsman of the Year award

The winners, as voted for by members of the Laureus World Sports Academy, will be revealed in Monaco on February 14.

Jan 12, 2017, 16:45 PM IST
WATCH: LeBron James hand delivers Rs. 8.8 crore in cash to a family

WATCH: LeBron James hand delivers Rs. 8.8 crore in cash to a family

The couple won the money on Money during the pilot show of The Wall.

Dec 25, 2016, 09:10 AM IST
The Undertaker in NBA? Here's what the WWE legend was doing on visit to Cleveland Cavaliers

The Undertaker in NBA? Here's what the WWE legend was doing on visit to Cleveland Cavaliers

The Undertaker was recently seen on crutches but there was no such sign on his visit to Cavs.

Oct 26, 2016, 16:18 PM IST
Zika fears: Novak Djokovic still undecided on 2016 Rio Olympics participation

Zika fears: Novak Djokovic still undecided on 2016 Rio Olympics participation

Brazil has been most affected by the mosquito-borne virus that has spread rapidly through Latin America and the Caribbean.

Jul 02, 2016, 17:51 PM IST
NBA finals: LeBron James validates greatness by winning title for Cleveland Cavaliers

NBA finals: LeBron James validates greatness by winning title for Cleveland Cavaliers

Winning a title for his hometown team proved an emotional moment for LeBron, who dropped to the floor at the final buzzer and was left with tears rolling down his face as he cradled the glittering Larry O`Brien Championship Trophy.

Jun 20, 2016, 14:09 PM IST
Cleveland Cavaliers vs Golden State Warriors: UNBELIEVABLE! When a fan paid over Rs 66, 00, 000 for two tickets of NBA finals!

Cleveland Cavaliers vs Golden State Warriors: UNBELIEVABLE! When a fan paid over Rs 66, 00, 000 for two tickets of NBA finals!

While StubHub refused to disclose the buyer, it did reveal that he was "well known."

Jun 20, 2016, 12:09 PM IST
NBA finals: Lebron James shines as Cleveland Cavaliers beat Golden State Warriors 93-89 to capture title

NBA finals: Lebron James shines as Cleveland Cavaliers beat Golden State Warriors 93-89 to capture title

The Cavaliers are the first team in history to win after trailing 3-1 in the final series.

Jun 20, 2016, 08:56 AM IST
NBA Finals Preview: Cleveland Cavaliers, Golden State Warriors ready for historic winner-take-all game

NBA Finals Preview: Cleveland Cavaliers, Golden State Warriors ready for historic winner-take-all game

Cleveland will complete the greatest comeback in NBA Finals history, becoming the first team to rally from a 3-1 deficit to claim the crown, or the Warriors will crown the most successful season in league history with a championship repeat.

Jun 17, 2016, 21:09 PM IST
Stephen Curry lifts Golden State Warriors over Cleveland Cavaliers to brink of repeat crown

Stephen Curry lifts Golden State Warriors over Cleveland Cavaliers to brink of repeat crown

NBA Most Valuable Player Stephen Curry snapped out of a slump with 38 points and the Golden State Warriors reached the brink of back-to-back NBA Finals titles Friday by defeating Cleveland 108-97.

Jun 11, 2016, 17:21 PM IST
LeBron James sad at retirement of inspirational Kobe Bryant

LeBron James sad at retirement of inspirational Kobe Bryant

James revealed Bryant had influenced him at every stage of his basketball career.

Dec 02, 2015, 09:17 AM IST
Sporting world shows solidarity after ghastly Paris attacks

Sporting world shows solidarity after ghastly Paris attacks

Sports icons showed their solidarity and mourned after Paris terrorist attacks.

Nov 14, 2015, 18:43 PM IST
LeBron James speaks out on gun violence

LeBron James speaks out on gun violence

Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James spoke out Friday (October 2) on the recent spate of gun violence after an infant was shot to death in Ohio and the mass shooting in Oregon.

Oct 04, 2015, 09:05 AM IST
Shaquille O`Neal picks Jordan over James - but `Dr. J was best`

Shaquille O`Neal picks Jordan over James - but `Dr. J was best`

 Shaquille O`Neal weighed into basketball`s great debate on Monday when he backed a young Michael Jordan to beat LeBron James one-on-one -- but added that both were outshone by the legendary Dr. J.

Aug 18, 2015, 15:54 PM IST
Cleveland Cavaliers in finals rematch against Golden State Warriors on Christmas day

Cleveland Cavaliers in finals rematch against Golden State Warriors on Christmas day

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers will visit the defending champion Golden State Warriors in a Christmas Day rematch of last season`s National Basketball Association final, the league announced on Wednesday.

Aug 13, 2015, 09:06 AM IST
LeBron James pleased but says Cavaliers have more work to do

LeBron James pleased but says Cavaliers have more work to do

Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James says he wants to see the team stockpile more talent in the off-season to prepare for another run at an NBA title next season.

Jul 12, 2015, 03:22 AM IST