Cricket World Cup final: Kane Williamson inspires New Zealand’s ‘miracle’ run

Of all the logical explanations you can find for the illogical progress of New Zealand to the final of the Cricket World Cup, nothing is as persuasive as their skipper Kane Williamson. Persuasive is precisely what Williamson is, because in a tournament that was supposed to be about big hitting and blockbuster Continue Reading

Serena Williams beaten by Simona Halep in Wimbledon final

Clutching her trophy 20 minutes after becoming Wimbledon’s champion, Simona Halep checked out the board inside Centre Court that lists tournament winners. Below all of the mentions of Serena Williams, her opponent in Saturday’s final, there already was inscribed: “Miss S. Halep.” Halep was not concerned with preventing Williams from Continue Reading