Real Madrid show their greatness

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as Real Madrid retained the Champions League in scintillating style by overwhelming Juventus in Cardiff. Real’s record 12th triumph in this competition – and third in four seasons – was predictably orchestrated by Ronaldo, who has now scored in three different Champions League finals. Ronaldo stopped a bright Juve opening in…

West Indies seal series in rain-hit game

Twice in two games now, Afghanistan have threatened to rewrite their lowest total in Twenty20 International history – 72 against Bangladesh in 2014 – and avoided the ignominy thanks only to some lower-order resistance that, if anything, served only to underscore the apathy of their top-order batting. Afghanistan made 110 yesterday, today they could muster…