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Sports Salman Khan starrer 'Sultan' breaks box office record in Pakistan
Author: 0 Salman Khan starrer 'Sultan' breaks box office record in Pakistan

Film is getting excellent responses not just from the audience but also from Bollywood celebs. It has been directed by Abbas Ali Zafar, and Salman Khan has been showcased as a wrestler in the film. "During Eid , lower or middle class families enjoy gatherings and they rush to single screens and an action film starring Salman Khan is the flawless choice for a fun outdoor gathering", Nasir added.

Sports BOX OFFICE COLLECTION: Sultan Breaks all records of 2016!
Author: 0 BOX OFFICE COLLECTION: Sultan Breaks all records of 2016!

The film's song, which also features the leading lady of the film Anushka Sharma, "Baby Ko Bass Pasand Hai", also got a completely new meaning on Iulia's Instagram handle. The reason is accolades being bombarded on her for her performance in the film " Sultan " where she translated her real life skills of an anchor on to the big screen.

Author: 0 Olympics: Biles, Douglas head USA gymnastics team for Rio

So. Top five on the scoreboard? Meet Team USA's new fab five! McLaughlin joins victor Dalilah Muhammad and runner-up Ashley Spencer on the team headed to Rio. Either way, Smith and Skinner were not going to publicly complain about their fate. "I'm willing to put everything into it and clean up those details and really just push myself".

Sports Amanda Nunes finishes Miesha Tate in a hurry at UFC 200
Author: 0 Amanda Nunes finishes Miesha Tate in a hurry at UFC 200

UFC President Dana White (C) looks on as Anderson Silva (R) shakes hands with and bows to Daniel Cormier (L) The fighters will meet in a non-title light heavyweight bout on July 9. On the greatest UFC stage yet, it was an uncelebrated woman from the birthplace of mixed martial arts who stole the show. "I felt them", Lesnar said.

Sports Lesnar, Nunes get surprise wins on big card
Author: 0 Lesnar, Nunes get surprise wins on big card

The UFC women's bantamweight division boasts its fourth champion in less than a year. In 2016, it's parity that reigns, and Tate didn't hesitate to credit the new champion with doing exactly what she'd said she was going to do. Cain Velasquez started out the main card in a heavyweight bout that also didn't get out of the first round. But that might not matter. Lesnar , for his part, played his cards close to his chest when asked if he would return to the Octagon after what was ...

Sports Lesnar makes successful return; Tate stunned for title
Author: 0 Lesnar makes successful return; Tate stunned for title

And then a few more breaks put Tate into the incredible position of being a main-event fighter at UFC 200. The pro wrestler earned his first mixed martial arts victory since July 2010, dominating Hunt with wrestling skill and sheer mass. "She caught me fair and square". Soon enough, the body language of Tate, known for her ability to absorb punishment and keep fighting back, took a change for the worse.

Author: 0 US Women's Gymnastics 2016: Meet the Team Headed to Rio

Speaking at the end of the first day of trials over the weekend, Hernandez said: "I see it as such an honor to just, you know, in some sort of way to represent Puerto Rico and Hispanics and all the girls out there". "They train smarter and more efficient". At this point in the Olympic cycle, "healthy" is a relative term. Although she was a member of Team USA at the last two World Gymnastics Championships and the reigning world champion on the uneven bars, Kocian's place on the team was far ...

Sports Ronaldo's Portugal deliver final knockout in Euro 2016 of shocks
Author: 0 Ronaldo's Portugal deliver final knockout in Euro 2016 of shocks

France rallied late on, but could not break their duck. This has been a cagey tournament punctuated by moments of magic and it came to a fitting end at the Stade de France , where the main talking point of the opening 90 minutes was the injury that brought the Portuguese captain's night to a premature end.

Author: 0 Simone Biles, Raisman, Douglas headline team for Rio

Raisman, along with Simone Biles, Gabby Douglas, Laurie Hernandez and Madison Kocian, will represent the United States at the Olympics, and enter among the favorites to compete for the gold medal. Team's sole event specialist and is also an all-rounder expected to convert her world title into an Olympic Gold Medal. HollywoodLifers , are you excited about the U.S.

Sports Simone Biles wins spot on US Women's Gymnastics team
Author: 0 Simone Biles wins spot on US Women's Gymnastics team

She did make the 400-meter lineup, and that is, indeed, quite an accomplishment considering the injury she suffered this spring. Felix rolled her right ankle so badly she avoided running around the track in the correct, counterclockwise direction until just before trials, for fear she'd put too much outside pressure on her injured ankle.

Sports Around 20 Islamic State members in custody over Istanbul airport attack: Erdogan
Author: 0 Around 20 Islamic State members in custody over Istanbul airport attack: Erdogan

Police in Turkey have conducted a series of raids in Istanbul neighbourhoods, targeting Islamic State suspects after the assault on Ataturk Airport which killed 42 people. Soon after the phone call Putin ordered his government to lift sanctions against Turkey while Erdogan said the call re-prioritized their commitment to fighting terror.

Author: 0 All eyes on Sydney McLaughlin in 400-meter hurdles

Felix , who has the fastest time in the world this year in the 400, will be competing in her fourth Olympic Games, and she will be a medal contender for sure. Ricky Babineaux pipped Dutch after a 48.88 PB, while 2005 world champion Jackson placed seventh. 06 short of third in the 400 hurdles . But after a so-so effort at national championships in St.

Author: 0 MLB Home Run Derby

Baltimore Orioles outfielder Mark Trumbo, whose 28 home runs lead the majors, is the top seed and will take on No. 8 seed Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager. The Trumbo-Seager victor will face Cano or Stanton in the semifinals, while the Frazier-Gonzalez victor will go against Duvall or Myers. Viewers interested in livestreaming the Home Run Derby can do so using the WatchESPN app.

Sports Draymond Green headed for Rio with official Olympic invite
Author: 0 Draymond Green headed for Rio with official Olympic invite

Other big names like Lebron James, Stephen Curry , Russell Westbrook , Chris Paul and James Harden also chose to pass on a chance to play in Rio. Krzyzewski and his staff will hold a four-day training camp in Las Vegas from July 18 to July 21, and then the team will play five exhibition games, starting July 22 against Argentina and ending August 1 against Nigeria.

Sports Michael Bisping - Dan Henderson II? Dana White Says It's in The Works
Author: 0 Michael Bisping - Dan Henderson II? Dana White Says It's in The Works

Michael Bisping's first title defense could soon be set in stone. Bisping shocked the mixed martial arts world last month when he captured the 185-pound belt with a first-round knockout of Luke Rockhold at UFC 199 , after taking the fight with just 12 days' notice following an injury to No 1 contender Chris Weidman .

Sports UFC 200 lives up to hype; Lesnar, Nunes win big
Author: 0 UFC 200 lives up to hype; Lesnar, Nunes win big

A better card, and great hype. And if it pleases Lesnar to keep fighting in UFC events, you can bet he'll find a way to make that happen. A title match between Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar. "Let's get one thing clear: Brock Lesnar does what Brock Lesnar wants to do", Lesnar said after the fight. Tate, like Holly Holm - who she took the title from - lost by submission to Brazilian Amanda Nunes.

Author: 0 Indiana Trump rally planned amid Pence VP consideration

Several Republicans close to the campaign and to the governor have told The Times over the last 24 hours that they are now convinced it'll be Mr. Pence. "Mike Pence would make a very good VP", said Club for Growth President David McIntosh, who like Pence is a former IN congressman. Bush choosing Quayle largely was unexpected.

Author: 0 With Griezmann France has a new Superman

With six goals and two assists, there is no doubting that Griezmann has been the most effective player in France this summer. "It's a big match ". "It's a great emotion, we had to suffer but never gave up and that's great for me, personally". And Kroos reacted: "We delivered our best performance at Euro 2016 today so it's unusual that we suffered a 2-0 defeat".

Sports Euro final preview: Portugal vs
Author: 0 Euro final preview: Portugal vs

If form and history were the only determining factors in deciding the outcome of the Euro 2016 final, Portugal wouldn't stand a chance. Pepe - I read that he averages 77 touches a game which is quite something for a central-defender. Hosts France attempt to win the Euro championships for the second time at home. Portugal have lost their last ten meetings with France; however, Portuguese midfielder, Joao Mario believes that his side can cause a surprise in Paris.

Author: 0 We Were Not Clinical Enough in the Euro Final: France Manager

Our skipper put in an vast effort; he has awesome team spirit. He rolled in agony, was led off for treatment and came back. The Bataclan itself, just down the street from where Floris and his friends were commiserating on Sunday night, is still boarded up.

Sports I did not mean to injure Cristiano Ronaldo - Payet
Author: 0 I did not mean to injure Cristiano Ronaldo - Payet

But unfortunately we lacked what was essential. The final will feature a clash of styles as Didier Deschamps' pacey, attacking French team face Fernando Santos's tactically astute and organised Portugal side. In 1984 they won the European Championship as hosts and they were overwhelming favourites to repeat the feat on Sunday. "We weren't cool-headed enough".

Author: 0 NBA's Draymond Green, Former Spartan All-American, Arrested in MI

Green , who is from Saginaw, Michigan, has been playing for the Warriors since 2012 and is set to play with the U.S. Men's Basketball team at the upcoming Rio Olympics. "That's all we're confirming right now". Green was arrested early Sunday morning and his arraignment is scheduled for July 2oth per ESPN . The Warriors then failed in defense of their National Basketball Association championship, becoming the first team in history to ever blow a 3-1 series lead in the finals as James led the ...

Author: 0 Villar lifts Brewers past Cardinals

BLUE JAYS 6, TIGERS 1 All-Star Josh Donaldson hit a three-run home run for host Toronto, and R.A. Dickey (7-9) won a second consecutive start for the first time in a month. Injuries are piling up for the St. Louis Cardinals . Manager Craig Counsell said Santana would travel with the team to Cincinnati next weekend and take part in on-field activities.

Sports Suhr finishes first in Olympic Trials
Author: 0 Suhr finishes first in Olympic Trials

Biles, the three-time world champion, secured her spot on the U.S. Olympic team with a near flawless tour of the SAP Center in San Jose, California, earning an automatic berth on the five-woman team by strolling to the all-around title at the Olympic trials.

Sports France, Portugal will meet in final
Author: 0 France, Portugal will meet in final

I haven't seen too many errors from us. Asked about Griezmann's exploits, Deschamps said: "He's a great player and he proved that tonight, he works very hard, along with Olivier Giroud from a defensive perspective he made us a very compact unit".

Sports Barcelona vow to back Messi after 'personal attack'
Author: 0 Barcelona vow to back Messi after 'personal attack'

FC Barcelona have vowed to support their star Lionel Messi following his decision to appeal against the 21-month jail sentence handed down to him by a Spanish court after being found guilty of fiscal fraud and believes the verdict is "an attack on his person".

Sports Needham's Aly Raisman Heading to Rio Olympics
Author: 0 Needham's Aly Raisman Heading to Rio Olympics

Catch up on all of the headlines from the final day of competition at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials. Reigning World Championships Bronze Medalist Cassandra Tate and former Tiger Quincy Downing lined up in the finals of the 400-meter hurdles at the U.S.

Sports Chanticleers head to CWS finals for first time
Author: 0 Chanticleers head to CWS finals for first time

The Wildcats struggled to a 2-for-8 clip in those situations, but Cloney countered by only giving Coastal Carolina two at-bats with runners in scoring position. "I'm not really exhausted right now". Anthony Marks led off with a single, and Zach Remillard executed a flawless bunt single up the third base line to put runners on first and second with nobody out.

Author: 0 Doubled up. Felix finishes 4th, no chance for Olympic double

She placed 13th in the 100m hurdles (13.71), ninth in the high jump (1.75m/5-08.75), 12th in the shot put (12.80m/42-00) and 15th in the 200m (25.01). On Sunday, the 16-year-old became the youngest Olympian to make the USA track and field team since 1980. Biles, Raisman and Douglas didn't have the most mistake-free nights Sunday at San Jose's SAP Center.

Author: 0 Simone Biles heads US Olympics women's gymnastics team

What do you think of the outcome of the women's gymnastics Olympic team trials? "Today felt pretty good. I don't know, I'm scared". But at the same time, I was like, 'Okay, this is kind of not good. The outcome revealed Sunday night was bittersweet for Ashton Locklear. Elite gymnasts work their entire lives for a spot on Team USA. The London gold medalist captured a position on the squad while Locklear was named an alternate.

Author: 0 Murray back in Wimbledon final for 3rd time

The eight-time Grand Slam victor guided the Scot to victories at the Olympic Games in London and US Open in 2012 and his famous Wimbledon win 12 months later. " Now I have an even bigger tool set to sort of face that challenge on Sunday than I did a few Sundays ago ". The 29-year-old made just nine unforced errors, in contrast to 30 by the befuddled Berdych, who was powerless to halt Murray's progress to an 11th Grand Slam final appearance - a milestone which took him ahead of Perry as ...

Author: 0 UEFA Euro 2016 Semi-Final 2; France Advances to Final

Griezmann's six goals at a single European Championship is bettered only by countryman Michel Platini's nine-goal haul at Euro 1984, while the 25-year-old has now scored as many goals for France at the Euros as Thierry Henry (six). One of this team's great strengths is being able to dictate the rhythm of matches and Ronaldo could be lifting the trophy if France fall into this trap.

Sports Whitehead on Thorpe Watch List
Author: 0 Whitehead on Thorpe Watch List

In all, the Jim Thorpe Award Watch List includes 39 of the nation's best defensive backs, representing all 10 FBS conferences and includes the 2015 victor, Desmond King from Iowa. The Jim Thorpe Award was established in 1986 and named after the legendary athlete. The award's watch list is chosen by a screening committee, who compiles a list of 30 to 50 players for initial inclusion.

Author: 0 22! Williams tops Kerber at Wimbledon, ties Graf's Slam mark

Victory in NY, where her semi-final defeat by Roberta Vinci ended her hopes of the calendar year grand slam last year, would put her on 23, one behind Court. It's pretty impressive. I had to start looking at positives, not focusing on that one loss per tournament which really isn't bad, and for anyone else on this tour would be completely happy about it.' But she obviously analyzed the match won today against Angelique Kerber as well: "It was a great final.