• Injured Yasir Shah out of England Test series

    Injured Yasir Shah out of England Test series

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    Oft-ignored middle-order batsman Fawad Alam is also part of the fitness tests but his chances of selection for the national squad seem slim despite his continued stellar performances in domestic cricket. The leg-spinner also raced to 100 wickets in 17 Tests, while also taking 150 wickets in 27 Tests - the second fastest player in Pakistan to achieve both milestones.
  • West Ham defender Zabaleta hails Hart performance for Chelsea point

    West Ham defender Zabaleta hails Hart performance for Chelsea point

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    Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger can not fathom why the Blues so often allow opponents a way back into the game after taking the lead. And German star Rudiger has slammed his fellow defenders after another "gift" to throw the game. The Premier League champions threw away any hopes they had of qualifying for the Champions League. "The thing is we have to look we have start to play good football and win games".
  • Commonwealth Games: Team Nigeria falls in Table Tennis finals, bags Silver

    Commonwealth Games: Team Nigeria falls in Table Tennis finals, bags Silver

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    Jitu started the gold rush today in the 10m air pistol event, shrugging off a weak qualifying round to shatter the Games record with a score of 235.1 in the final . Sushil Kumar, Mary Kom, PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal are some of India's top medal hopefuls at the event. Samoa's Don Opeloge failed in his attempt to lift 190 kg giving away the gold to Rahul Venkat who put forth a tremendous effort to bag his first ever gold medal in Commonwealth Games .
  • Salah and Firmino send Liverpool into last four

    Salah and Firmino send Liverpool into last four

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    City's players gave it everything but were left in a precarious position because of the 3-0 loss in the first leg at Anfield and, crucially, its lack of an away goal. "Now we have a mini Premier League for six games and we are going to try to close it". "When it comes from Milner it is not offside, and we go to half-time 2-0".
  • Tribunal hand down McKenna verdict

    Tribunal hand down McKenna verdict

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    The 22-year-old entered a guilty plea at the start of Tuesday night's tribunal hearing at the Etihad Stadium where tribunal chairman David Jones and jury members Stewart Loewe, Michael Jamison and Wayne Henwood reviewed his case. The tribunal arrived at three games, however, as they ruled that McKenna's bite had been to [opponent Tory] Dickson's neck, "which had involved greater potential for serious injury and infection".
  • Body in Humboldt Broncos bus crash misidentified

    Body in Humboldt Broncos bus crash misidentified

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    Matthew Labelle, a second cousin of Xavier, said that "it's obviously been quite the rollercoaster for our family". "It definitely affects some players a lot more than others". "My deepest condolences to the Tobin family", he added. I'll always remember you and who you were will influence me for the rest of my life. Nitehawks captain Sam Swanson tweeted, "Rest in peace Jax, love you brother".
  • Draymond Green Picks Donovan Mitchell For Rookie of the Year

    Draymond Green Picks Donovan Mitchell For Rookie of the Year

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    Barcelona and Real Madrid, are you watching? Clearly, I'm not the one losing sleep over this. "Who would I pick?" Donovan Mitchell has let his play do the talking for him when it comes to the Rookie of the Year race. Donovan Mitchell of the Utah Jazz added to the conversation by wearing an Adidas hoodie ahead of Tuesday night's game that featured the definition of "rookie".
  • Guardiola sees red, falls short in Champions League again

    Guardiola sees red, falls short in Champions League again

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    It read just over two minutes, and Manchester City's Gabriel Jesus had just shaped a shot around the splayed Loris Karius to make it 3-1 on aggregate. City aggrieved by Sane's disallowed goal . Salah was initially doubtful for Tuesday's return leg due to a groin injury he picked up in the first leg.
  • Man City fan humiliated at university after losing Man United bet

    Man City fan humiliated at university after losing Man United bet

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    A United spokesman added: " Ander has seen the footage of the incident and is mortified at any suggestion that his actions were deliberate ". "It was entirely accidental and there was no intent whatsoever". Our pride on the pitch and that our fans were going to have a hard night if we got beaten. "We just talked about our pride, about the club, and how you can never underestimate United".
  • Commonwealth Games 2018: Simbine upstages Blake, Ahye makes history

    Commonwealth Games 2018: Simbine upstages Blake, Ahye makes history

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    The Jamaican 2011 world champion was involved in a photo-finish with Nigerian Seye Ogunlewe, before being awarded with the bronze in 10.19s. "I think everybody is celebrating and everybody believes sprinting in South Africa has been a long time coming and we can have a South African on the podium and now we can have two on the podium".
  • Chinese president warns of Cold War mentality amid US tariff row

    Chinese president warns of Cold War mentality amid US tariff row

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    USA auto stocks got a boost in early trading after China's President Xi Jinping pledged to open the economy to outside investors and lower the tariffs on imported cars. Xi gave no details on how those conditions might change, leaving it unclear whether that might mollify Washington . They now are limited to a 50 per cent stake in joint ventures and can not establish their own wholly owned factories.
  • PREP ROUNDUP: Tennessee High baseball trips up Boone

    PREP ROUNDUP: Tennessee High baseball trips up Boone

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    In the ten games, Rurka is batting.433 with 13 hits, five doubles, and eight RBI while also posting a.700 slugging percentage. Jordyn Reese belted a three-run homer and added a double while reaching base four times. Isaac Deel recorded two hits for the Trojans. Landon Bone threw the final two frames on the mound for the save. The Thunder (2-4) will return to Eastern Kansas League play at 5 tonight at Blue Valley Southwest.
  • Former 49ers safety Eric Reid scheduled to visit Bengals, per report

    Former 49ers safety Eric Reid scheduled to visit Bengals, per report

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    Reid was the first player to protest beside Colin Kaepernick . But his visit with the Bengals indicates there might be some movement on that front. Reid has said he will not kneel during the national anthem if signed in 2018 because it has become a distraction from the true reasoning behind the protest-systemic oppression of minorities and police brutality.
  • Archbishop on Northern Ireland peace process: 'We have to keep working'

    Archbishop on Northern Ireland peace process: 'We have to keep working'

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    Former US President Bill Clinton and his special envoy George Mitchell will be given the freedom of Belfast later. The Catholic and Church of Ireland Primates of All Ireland have made an impassioned defence of the Good Friday Agreement on the twentieth anniversary of the signing of the historic peace deal.
  • Crimson Tide to stop by White House for fifth time since 2010

    Crimson Tide to stop by White House for fifth time since 2010

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    Whether Tagovailoa wins the starting job this Fall for the Crimson Tide remains to be seen, but there's no doubt that Alabama will be favored to return to the White House a year from now to repeat as national champions. "It is definitely an honor and we have to think of it as we're not going for whatever the political problems are or the President". "Y'all put your mind to anything in life and y'all can achieve it.
  • 5 reasons why Philadelphia Flyers will win Stanley Cup

    5 reasons why Philadelphia Flyers will win Stanley Cup

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    The other Eastern Conference teams will play Thursday. Starting goaltender Matt Murray , who was the star of the 2016 playoffs and held down the back end a year ago as well, has been putting up high numbers rounding into the postseason, and backup Casey DeSmith now leads the team in save percentage and goals allowed.
  • Conor McGregor freed on bail after Brooklyn melee

    Conor McGregor freed on bail after Brooklyn melee

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    White has been fielding questions about McGregor's future since the incident last week and has been noncommittal. At one point, video from inside the bus shows a hand truck smashing through the bus windows, cutting UFC fighter Mike Chiesa's face.
  • Zidane warns Real against Champions League complacency ahead of Juventus test

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    Real were forced to a 1-1 draw by their city rivals, Atletico at the Bernabeu on Sunday, and a day after, the manager, Zinedine Zidane watched the likes of Luka Modric, Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale train in the rain for the meeting. Diego Simeone, whose side beat Sporting Lisbon 2-0 in the Europa League on Thursday evening, was satisfied with a draw as Atletico attempt to close the gap to runaway leaders Barcelona.
  • Harry Kane: 'I believe I can' pass Mohammed Salah for Golden Boot

    Harry Kane: 'I believe I can' pass Mohammed Salah for Golden Boot

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    Kane's cause would be helped if he is credited with Tottenham's victor against Stoke on Saturday, even though the Premier League Match Centre determined Christian Eriksen was the scorer. In a video posted to Twitter after the game, Kane said: "Great win - obviously very delighted with my goal". "If [the Premier League] turn it around, they turn it around".
  • Anthony Joshua issues fresh warning to Tyson Fury

    Anthony Joshua issues fresh warning to Tyson Fury

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    The fight between Wilder, the WBC heavyweight champ, and Joshua, the IBF , WBO , WBA and IBO heavyweight champ, would be a unification that the division has never seen. Joshua defeated Joseph Parker on points in his first 12-round fight as a pro, but the former knockout king failed to spark against the New Zealander.
  • Ole Miss objects to Michigan QB Patterson's waiver appeal

    Ole Miss objects to Michigan QB Patterson's waiver appeal

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    Ole Miss formally objected to Patterson's description of conditions at the school that led him to transfer to MI. The 6-foot-2, 203-pound Patterson threw for 3,139 yards and 23 touchdowns during his 10-game tenure at Ole Miss, and has a knack for making a play outside of the pocket.
  • Klopp taking nothing for granted despite City setbacks

    Klopp taking nothing for granted despite City setbacks

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    But as Guardiola's team demonstrated again on Saturday, giving up a 2-0 lead to lose 3-2 to Manchester United , they have a defensive fragility that a clinical forward line like Liverpool's can exploit - especially if Mohamed Salah wins his battle to be fit.
  • Man Utd transfer bombshell: Anthony Martial snubs contract offer, wants summer exit

    Man Utd transfer bombshell: Anthony Martial snubs contract offer, wants summer exit

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    Anthony Martial of Manchester United celebrates scoring the opening goal with teammate Romelu Lukaku during the Premier League match between Burnley and Manchester United at Turf Moor on January 20, 2018 in Burnley, England. It is believed that the ex-Monaco man has become frustrated with the amount of game-time he's received since the arrival of Sanchez and after such a successful winter period.
  • Red Sox place Bogaerts on 10-day DL with fractured ankle

    Red Sox place Bogaerts on 10-day DL with fractured ankle

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    Before the dish by Bogaerts, left fielder J.D. Martinez had played a ball poorly off the Wall. The ball managed to ricochet off the frame of the garage door along the wall, allowing time for both runners to score. Bogaerts saw his numbers dip slightly last season, but he couldn't have started 2018 any better. He has rewarded DFS players with 15.7 FanDuel points per game.
  • Red Sox place Xander Bogaerts on 10-day DL with ankle injury

    Red Sox place Xander Bogaerts on 10-day DL with ankle injury

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    Instead, Rafael Devers was expecting a cut off throw to home to try and catch the runner who scored from first. Bogaerts chased after his toss and slid hard across the wooden threshold that's the top step of the visitors' dugout. Bogaerts has indeed been Boston's best player early in the season. Now, what does this mean for the Red Sox lineup as they enter a series against the most challenging opponent this year? He leads the Red Sox in all three categories.
  • Cavaliers signing Kendrick Perkins for playoffs

    Cavaliers signing Kendrick Perkins for playoffs

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    Perkins joined the Cavaliers for camp before the season but was cut and ended up going to the G League to play for the Canton Charge. On Wednesday, they'll make it the third-straight time. In recent years, the Cavs have lost Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love to postseason injuries that hurt the team a lot. Kendrick Perkins is now 33 and has appeared in the Finals for the Cleveland Cavaliers, Oklahoma City Thunder , and Boston Celtics .
  • Prosecutors reject claims against film-maker James Toback due to time limits

    Prosecutors reject claims against film-maker James Toback due to time limits

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    They include claims he exposed himself to a woman during a drive after she declined his request for sex when he "pushed her against a wall" in the earliest case. While dozens of men were accused of misbehavior, Toback, while not as well-known as many of them, stood out for the sheer number of women who said he had sexually assaulted or harassed them.
  • Roma vs Barcelona: how and where to watch

    Roma vs Barcelona: how and where to watch

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    But Di Francesco said: "Why not believe until the end and hope we can achieve something unprecedented?" Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde is faced with a selection headache despite a 4-1 advantage over Roma in their Champions League quarter-final clash.
  • DE Khalil Mack a no-show at Raiders' first offseason workout

    DE Khalil Mack a no-show at Raiders' first offseason workout

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    Quarterback Derek Carr , the Raiders' second-round pick after Mack in 2014, did not receive his extension until June 23 a year ago. In 2017, Mack registered 78 tackles, 10.5 sacks, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery. Oakland won't pay him more than Derek Carr's five-year, $125 million pact, but he'll slot in close behind. He's in line to be one of the highest-paid defensive players in football, however, after being a three-time Pro Bowler, two-time first-team All-Pro selection and the ...
  • Gov. Rick Scott enters Senate race in Florida

    Gov. Rick Scott enters Senate race in Florida

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    House of Representatives and has held state Cabinet posts. Saying he had helped turn the state's economy around during his two terms in office, Mr. Scott said, "We have to keep looking forward and that's why today I'm announcing another mission.I have chose to run for the United States Senate".
  • Manchester City not planning to lodge complaint over Herrera incident

    Manchester City not planning to lodge complaint over Herrera incident

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    Guardiola's side had an opportunity to seal the title, but two goals from Pogba and Chris Smalling meant United became the first side to beat the Citizens at the Etihad this season. SUN SIX is the new predictor game where you can win £1million - just by correctly picking the results of six games. However, they launched a brilliant second-half comeback to win 3-2 on the day, with Herrera expertly setting up the Red Devils' opening goal.
  • Bodyguard for Floyd Mayweather Jr. out of hospital after early-morning shooting

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    During Saturday's Showtime broadcast of Lara vs. Hurd, Mayweather stated that he's considering one more fight and that it would only be in the UFC. I know that when we fought, we both sold the fight. Only it wouldn't be in the boxing ring. He added: "Retirement has been great but as you know and everyone knows, I go in retirement and I come back".
  • Heena Sidhu wins gold in 25m pistol

    Heena Sidhu wins gold in 25m pistol

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    It was the same again today as she had to claw her way back from a risky position but ended up dominating the field in the 25m Pistol round to score 38 - a new Commonwealth Games Record. Elena was the fastest off the blocks in the final and Heena was trailing behind the Australian till the fifth series. There was considerable disappointment, earlier, as Chain Singh was left stranded in fourth position of the men's 50m rifle prone and Gagan Narang, on the lookout for a 11th Games medal, ...
  • Clarke dismisses Australia comeback talks

    Clarke dismisses Australia comeback talks

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    According to veteran Australian cricketer reporter Robert Craddock, Clarke and his management team contacted The Daily Telegraph over the weekend to provide an interview about a potential comeback to the sport. "Brad Hogg played at 45", Clarke was quoted as saying. Clarke thinks he has the right amount of experience and expertise that could help the team go through these hard times and recover from it.
  • Cubs' home opener postponed due to weather, field conditions

    Cubs' home opener postponed due to weather, field conditions

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    The Cubs' game against the Pittsburgh Pirates was scheduled to begin at 1:20 p.m. Monday, but the team is now hoping to start at 2:20 p.m. The Cubs' game against the Pittsburgh Pirates was postponed a day because of snow that covered much of Wrigley Field , creating a scene more reminiscent of January than April.
  • Diamondbacks beat Cards 4-1 after benches clear, start 7-2

    Diamondbacks beat Cards 4-1 after benches clear, start 7-2

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    In his second year in charge, Lovullo got his 100th win and was given a post-game beer shower by his coaches. Arizona opened the season with three straight series wins for the first time, and its 7-2 start match the franchise best also accomplished in 2000, 2007, 2008 and 2017.
  • Anything can happen, says Pep Guardiola, Juergen Klopp

    Anything can happen, says Pep Guardiola, Juergen Klopp

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    Guardiola said his side will need to produce "the ideal game" but Klopp is wary of the danger in even an imperfect performance. Salah has 38 goals in all competitions in his first season at Liverpool . We don't know what those two games have taken out of them mentally - or what sort of reaction they will bring. I want to sit down when I am retired and think I did everything possible to get the best out of myself, not to be thinking: "'I should have done that or worked a little bit ...
  • LeBron James Trolls The Knicks With

    LeBron James Trolls The Knicks With "I'm King" Nike LeBron 15 PE

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    James is looking to spark some of the same magic in 2018 as his team, who have battle tested all season long, prepare to enter the National Basketball Association playoffs. He later said that shot was directed at Jackson for not taking Smith, not at Ntilikina. And, the four-time MVP revealed that he will suit up for Wednesday season-ending matchup with the same opponent as long as he gets through tonight's game unscathed physically.