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by | June 05, 2017 | 13:25

The team is totally focused on the Champions Trophy . "Well this question has been answered in the past". "It was really good to see the way Dinesh Karthik, Shikhar Dhawan, Hardik Pandya, Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja and even Virat Kohli in the first match against New Zealand bat", Laxman said.

by | June 05, 2017 | 13:34

Newcastle and Brighton have been credited with an interest in the left-back, now 27, and it's thought a fee of £7.5million could persuade the Gunners to sell. However, Gibbs would make an exciting alternative and show the Baggies fans that the club possesses ambition to improve even further despite last season's strong showing.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:58

Vettel won in Monaco , beating his team-mate Kimi Raikkonen into second place, although Ferrari's pit strategy was interpreted as deliberately favouring the German. So I had to be patient, and at one point it was really tricky as the tyres began to slide and the pack was catching up. The Silver Arrows appear to be losing their grip on their mantle as the kings of F1 in the V6 hybrid era given the the performance of Ferrari this season, with Sebastian Vettel leading the Drivers' ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:42

OAKLAND, Calif . - Here's something you never thought you would hear: After scoring a postseason-low 91 points in a Game 1 loss in the NBA Finals , the Cleveland Cavaliers' coaching staff found itself cajoling JR Smith to shoot more, not less.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:22

A century from captain Kane Williamson helped New Zealand score a competitive total of 291 runs. Kane Williamson registered his ninth one-day-international century in a knock that included eight fours and two sixes, before being run out on 100.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:28

Kim said the concentration required in the hard, windy conditions meant she didn't realize until the final hole that she had a two-stroke cushion. And especially with some of these pins and with the wind and everything, it's all happening so fast and you kind of can't regroup.

by | June 05, 2017 | 13:38

If "King" James and the Cavaliers don't take advantage at Oracle Arena, the Warriors will stretch their National Basketball Association playoff win streak record to 14 games and could become the first champions to run undefeated through the playoffs by winning Wednesday and Friday in Cleveland.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:42

We've won trophies and of course it is one of the best moments of my career - I have the opportunity to say this every year but it's true! "I'm really happy with how things have gone for me and the great year that we've had as a team", he said.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:12

Service providers saw a strong increase in costs, often linked to wage pressures as staffing levels continued to increase. Though input costs increased, the rate of inflation was negligible. According to those panellists reporting higher levels of work-in-hand, this occurred due to difficulties in obtaining payments from clients. "With the rate of job creation rising to one of the highest seen over the past decade, the recovery is also becoming more sustainable, as the improved labor ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 13:10

After struggling a bit in a four-game sweep of in in the first round, Cleveland turned it on against Toronto and Boston. No matter the reasoning for the questionable move, Twitter was not happy with LeBron for ditching the presser, and seemingly letting his emotions get the best of him.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:49

We know that just sort of maintaining that ball-care aspect is going to be key for us. "If we can kind of carbon-copy what we did in Game 1 ", Curry explained. "And we're a full group when he's out here, so that means a lot". "Just tried to be aggressive to the rim and loosen them up a bit". "I had two charges, that's aggression".

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:29

Golden State will either face the Cleveland Cavaliers or the Boston Celtics in the NBA Finals which begin next Thursday. Cavaliers now lead the Eastern Conference finals 2-1. Ginobili left the game in the final minutes to chants of "Manu, Manu" and "one more year". Veteran Manu Ginobili - in a potential farewell game - posted 15 points for the Spurs .

by | June 05, 2017 | 11:41

The Cavaliers led by as many as 6 before the Warriors took the lead with 7:40 left. Set aside the hyped-up Cavs-Dubs rivalry, constant talk of the trilogy, Part III. Cavaliers: Tristan Thompson scored his first points of the series on a driving dunk midway through the first quarter. Golden State was so good that Lue called them the best team he has seen.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:52

The only other players with at least seven NBA Finals appearances in a row played for the Boston Celtics in the 1950s and 1960s, with Bill Russell making the record 10 in a row. Can Cleveland win a game or two in this series? Yes, Golden State is going to win this series . "We're trying to take what they took from us previous year".

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:09

Real Madrid's head coach Zinedine Zidane celebrates with the trophy at the end of the Champions League soccer final between Juventus and Real Madrid at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff , Wales, Saturday, June 3, 2017 . I'm in a good moment. Ronaldo's 20th-minute opener was cancelled out by a stupendous Mario Mandzukic goal, the Croatian chesting down Gonzalo Higuain's volleyed lay-off and arcing a sublime volley over Madrid goalkeeper Keylor Navas .

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:05

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after winning the Uefa Champions League Final at The National Stadium of Wales in Cardiff June 3, 2017 . Madrid wrapped up a famous triumph in the final minute when Asensio - eight minutes after coming on - slotted in left-footed from eight yards after superb work from Marcelo down the left in an emphatic triumph for Zidane.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:08

After India's dominating victory against Pakistan on Sunday in the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 , Indian skipper Virat Kohli said that he "felt like a club batter" when teammate Yuvraj Singh was in full flow during the match against green brigade.

by | June 05, 2017 | 11:01

So the Cavaliers cleared out and posted up Kevin Love on the thinner Kevin Durant , who spent part of Game 2 serving as the Warriors' small-ball center. The Cavs got within 11 at 108-97 but then got hit with a three-star combination KO punch in a 13-2 Warriors run. "We have encouraged those companies to work with our content, to find new ways to connect their users directly into the National Basketball Association, whether it's through our players, whether it's through our teams or ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:33

After Ronaldo opened the scoring by turning home Real's first shot on goal, Mandzukic scored a sublime overhead kick - surely one of the greatest ever goals ever to grace this stage. "I can not explain why we played like we did in the second half". Led by two goals from Cristiano Ronaldo, Real became the first side in the UCL era to retain the trophy and claimed a third UCL in just four years.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:22

In its wisdom, the the ICC is making that tournament smaller the next time it is played by reducing it to just 10 teams, as opposed to the 14 that played in 2015. Perhaps their most memorable clash of modern times was the gripping 2007 World Twenty20 final, which India won by five runs. The recent controversy surrounding Umar Akmal's exclusion from the Champions Trophy squad due to failed fitness tests has caused some embarrassment to the team management.

by | June 05, 2017 | 11:53

In the four games Cleveland won against the Warriors in the finals last season, Golden State's shot count was: 76, 88, 82, and 83. It would take something special from Cavaliers to beat Curry's side. "Well, I'm pretty sure that won't happen tomorrow", Durant said with a grin Saturday. "It's not a question who were the better teams; I think it's more of a question when to end the season".

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:31

Still, it took until well into the second half for the Warriors truly to establish their dominance, in large part because of the individual brilliance of James. Their leader and reigning NBA Coach of the Year assuming his usual courtside seat, Curry received a special request from Kerr: "to play with passion and play with joy", Curry shared.

by | June 05, 2017 | 10:40

Thompson entered the game shooting 36.6 percent, the lowest figured among any Warriors player averaging more than 10 minutes a game. The Warriors, meanwhile tied the record for least turnovers in an NBA Finals game with four and made Cleveland pay for it, as Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry went to work against an nearly non-existent defensive effort.

by | June 05, 2017 | 11:44

Man, it is so just ridiculous". The last time the two celebrated was when Earnhardt won at Talladega on October 15, 2000, four months before The Intimidator's death in a horrific crash at Daytona. Entering the race weekend, Earnhardt said the team "totally eighty-sixed all that stuff we ran last week". “I made a mistake, ” he said. Truex doubts the sealer applied here would work universally on NASCAR's tracks, but he certainly encourages Charlotte Motor Speedway to keep using it.

by | June 05, 2017 | 10:29

Those wins guaranteed the home nation will have at least one quarterfinalist in Paris for the first time since Marion Bartoli in 2011. "In these conditions, when it's slow and heavy, to be coming back is hard". I had struggled the last six or seven weeks. Paris: Andy Murray muscled past Juan Martin del Potro while Simona Halep held firm in her match against Daria Kasatkina to make the last-16.

by | June 05, 2017 | 11:39

Roman Josi and Frederick Gaudreau scored 42 seconds apart in the second period, and the Predators beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-1 Saturday night to pull within 2-1 in the best-of-seven series . Ashley Chilton, Lizzy Throckmorton, Kara Blue and Kathleen Shofner pose for a picture just before game time . When NHL veteran Vernon Fiddler heard on February 4 that the New Jersey Devils had traded him to the Nashville Predators , a variety of thoughts went through his head.

by | June 05, 2017 | 10:50

The number of people injured when panic swept through a crowd of Juventus fans watching the Champions League final in a Turin piazza has reportedly risen to about 1000. At least seven were seriously hurt, including a seven- year-old boy who was in a coma with severe chest injuries after being trampled. "The root cause of this was panic, to understand what triggered it we will have to wait a while", said top local official Renato Saccone, the prefect of Turin.

by | June 05, 2017 | 10:46

They also set the record for the most consecutive playoff wins. "I'm going to pull out the "Win one for The Gipper" speech", he joked hours before the Warriors met the Cleveland Cavaliers at Oracle Arena. Fatigue set in for the Cavaliers and they just couldn't keep up. Game 1 didn't play out the way we thought it would, or at least we hoped it would, so give me your impressions of what we saw and what stood out to you? "Heading to Cleveland we're gonna have to be a lot smarter".

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:55

But even with James playing like that, Kevin Love tossing in 15 points the Warriors committing 13 turnovers - more than triple the amount they had in all of Game 1 - Golden State still led 67-64 at halftime. Thursday was the first time since November 8, in a 110-106 loss to the Atlanta Hawks , that Thompson went scoreless while failing to grab at least five rebounds.

by | June 05, 2017 | 10:00

Major League Baseball is likely to suspend both Harper and Strickland and perhaps more as benches cleared, but just how long will the two be out of action? Strickland and Harper met on the mound and the two exchanged blows. "I don't know why he's still thinking about it". It's on his finger and he's able to look at it every single night.' Angry, Harper did at least appreciate there was no head-hunting.

by | June 05, 2017 | 10:56

The lefty came out and allowed a single to the first batter he faced, and while it wasn't on super hard contact it was a little frightening for how the rest of the day might go, particularly with how well the Orioles always seem to hit against Boston pitching.

by | June 05, 2017 | 10:10

Donaldson launched his first home run of the game off Michael Pineda with one out in the bottom of the first to provide Toronto with a 1-0 lead. "I thought he was really good", manager John Gibbons said. The two-out walk to Kendrys Morales that preceded it was the accomplice. Ergo, the last time that the Yankees were as young of a team as they are right now, Roberto Osuna hadn't even been conceived.

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:54

Actions speak louder than words, and I've been doing a lot of actions". A year ago, the same could have been said for Erick Silva , but the guys coming off a win over Luan Chagas and has a chance to inject some life into his once-dying career.

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:54

Everyone wants to see a fit and motivated Sturridge. Wenger has come under increasing pressure from fans during the season to leave the position he was appointed to more than 20 years ago. "I don't know. What is important is we do our job". He added: "We will be really strong and we will really fight for it because we want to be there and it's all good".

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:00

The Cavaliers got off to a better start in Game 2 of the NBA Finals tonight, but still trail the Golden State Warriors 40-34 after one quarter. The Warriors have a 1-0 lead against LeBron James and the Cavs . "I just feel better". "He's been around, the last couple weeks especially, giving us input and giving us what he's got", Curry said of Kerr. The Cleveland coach says Kerr is someone he respected even before he started coaching and is glad Golden State has its leader ...