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by | June 08, 2017 | 00:16

Niroshan Dickwella made 41 from 33 balls before a monumental collapse. The reprieve shocked du Plessis into a more enterprising gear, bringing up his 28th ODI fifty in 52 balls, during a period when it looked like South Africa might add another 300-plus score on the board.

by | June 07, 2017 | 22:42

The users weren't told why they were blocked , but the lawyers maintain that the connection between their criticisms and the cutoff was plain. "When new communications platforms are developed, core First Amendment principles can not be left behind", Katie Fallow, a senior litigator at the Knight Institute, said in a statement.

by | June 07, 2017 | 23:51

Serbia's Novak Djokovic slips in his quarterfinal match of the French Open tennis tournament against Austria's Dominic Thiem at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris , France. "We just got to know each other". "All the top players have been through that". "I'm going to be ready for that". "So what is being said is positive, but maybe I won't be up to the challenge".

by | June 08, 2017 | 00:18

On the last day of Conrad Roy III's young life, the text messages popped up on his phone, one after another. Conrad Roy , 18, was found dead from carbon monoxide poisoning in his pickup truck in a parking lot in July 2014. "They just do it." . I just want to make sure tonight is the real thing. After he exited the truck, Carter told him to "get back in", Flynn said at the trial in juvenile court in Taunton.

by | June 07, 2017 | 23:37

All of it was weighing on the 27-year-old, who desperately wanted to snap out of his slump. Durant's latest performance in a 132-113 victory in Game 2 on Sunday was even more fantastic than his work in Game 1, which was nothing less than tremendous.

by | June 07, 2017 | 23:14

A new search is underway in a neighborhood near the home of two of the London Bridge attackers, hours after police said they had freed everyone detained following the attack. But she put much of the blame for her son's radicalization on Islamic propaganda found on the internet. He was one of about 3,000 suspects who were known to British authorities but not part of 500 active investigations.

by | June 07, 2017 | 22:51

Australia and New Zealand clash in a Trans-Tasman derby of the ICC Champions Trophy , with both sides looking to get their campaigns off to a winning start. Williamson showed touch play could be effective too when he swept off-spinner Travis Head for a four between two legside fielders. Alongside Ross Taylor (46), he put on 99 for the third wicket.

by | June 07, 2017 | 22:41

He faces former US Open champion Marin Cilic , the seventh seed, who has been making his trademark quiet progress through the draw. That retirement sent Nadal into his record 10th Roland Garros semifinal and 25th Grand Slam semifinal, overall.

by | June 07, 2017 | 23:48

She continues to be driven by a quest for titles, and she will go to Wimbledon, where she has won five times, believing No. 6 is a reality. Bacsinszky felt it was an honor to play Williams, an icon of the WTA at 36 years of age and 7 career grand slam singles and so many doubles titles in her resume.

by | June 07, 2017 | 22:48

Boucher suggested that injury troubles down the middle were adding to that consideration with Derick Brassard recently moving to the wing with an apparent ailment that forced him to exit Game 5 early. While Senators goalie Craig Anderson was the hero of night with 44 saves, sharing the lead role was Hoffman. "I would say this entire playoff has given us all an appreciation of what a challenge it is to get back on top", Penguins forward Matt Cullen said Wednesday.

by | June 07, 2017 | 23:00

Locking up another key player on the roster could certainly help the long-term outlook for the team, especially if Segura can continue to hit as well as he has during his first season with the Mariners. " I don't think this is going to take too much time", he said. "Sometimes the last part of the rehab with the high ankle sprain can be the most hard when you start doing the cutting and lateral movement".

by | June 07, 2017 | 23:54

It was Bacsinszky's 14th victory in her last 16 matches in Paris . The year before that, she lost in the first round of French Open qualifying. And sure enough Mladenovic - who trailed Jennifer Brady 3-0 in the third set in the first round and a second American, Shelby Rogers, 5-2 in the third set in the third round - temporarily lifted her game to lead 3-1 in the second.

by | June 07, 2017 | 23:12

A look at what's happening all around the majors today: --- BIG SWINGS FOR SCOOTER One night after hitting four home runs to match the major league record, Scooter Gennett tries to extend his stunning power surge when the Reds host the Cardinals again.

by | June 07, 2017 | 22:12

While James has delivered - he had a triple-double Sunday night in Game 2 - it hasn't been almost enough against the superstar-laden Golden State Warriors . If the Cavs want to come back from their 2-0 slump, they're going to need everyone in beast mode. A lot of people said we couldn't. "We forced them to 20 turnovers and they still beat us pretty good, so we got to be much better too", James said.

by | June 07, 2017 | 22:58

With its third European title in four seasons, coach Zinedine Zidane has re-established Madrid as the premier team on the continent. Cristiano Ronaldo Jr stole the show after the Champions League final match. They certainly don't, as the Portuguese star scored 16 goals in his last ten games and a remarkable ten goals across the quarter, semi and final of this year's Champions League - all of which brought him to 42 goals across all competitions.

by | June 07, 2017 | 23:08

James, who said the addition of Kevin Durant to the Warriors line-up this season made them a "different team", declined to reveal why he did not attend a formal news conference after the game. "We turned the ball over too much in the first half". "Trust me, we know". "I know that my country has my back and they have supported me throughout the years, and especially this time in my career I have a chance to do something special for my country and become a world champ", said Pachulia.

by | June 07, 2017 | 22:47

I mean, I love playing here. "I am in the quarterfinals, and I am healthy and I am playing well". Thirteenth seed Mladenovic joins Bacsinszky, Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki and Latvian Jelena Ostapenko in the last eight, with only three of the top 10 seeds still in the draw.

by | June 07, 2017 | 22:00

According to the Cleveland Police Department's investigation, within two seconds of getting out of his squad vehicle, officer Timothy Loehmann discharged his firearm and killed the young teen on November 22, 2014. Surveillance video contradicted his account, showing Loehmann shooting Rice just seconds after the patrol auto pulled up to the boy. Loomis called Loehmann's firing a "joke", saying that officers haven't been fired in the past over job applications.

by | June 07, 2017 | 22:56

The council includes Qatar , Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates , Bahrain , Oman and Kuwait . Saudi Arabia then cited the false item as part of its reason for instituting a diplomatic and economic blockade against Qatar, the report said.

by | June 07, 2017 | 22:36

That means the series may hinge on James's vast basketball intellect. And it makes even more sense that Kevin Durant would remember the particulars of such a performance. And Durant was coming off a Game 1 in which he totaled 38 points, eight rebounds and eight assists in a 113-91 Warriors victory. "For us, just see the weak side action and be able to make the passes".

by | June 07, 2017 | 22:35

So we may or may not bring him back again. "I wear hats and hoodies so it's kind of hard to see me". Keith Pompey of the Philadelphia Inquirer reported Tuesday that National Basketball Association draft prospect Markelle Fultz will only work out for the Boston Celtics .

by | June 07, 2017 | 21:32

It was his first goal in the Final since 2009, but it wasn't almost enough. But Gaudreau netted the game victor Saturday and broke a 1-1 tie in Game 4 with a wraparound that came so close to not going in that play continued for another 35 seconds until officials whistled for a review.

by | June 07, 2017 | 22:06

Anyone casually tuning into the Stanley Cup Final in recent days might have been caught a bit off guard by a odd tradition held by fans of the Nashville Predators - throwing catfish on the ice. Charles Barkley has taken advantage of a day off in the NBA Finals and accepted NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman's invitation to come watch the Stanley Cup Final in person.

by | June 07, 2017 | 22:00

Cardoso, a former Portuguese Under-21 worldwide, made 23 appearances for Vitoria Setubal last season, having moved to the club from Benfica . Rangers have completed their second signing in under 24 hours, with the latest acquisition Fabio Cardoso joining on a three-year deal.

by | June 07, 2017 | 21:45

Southampton were also in the running for Semedo as they looked to find a suitable replacement for outgoing Virgil van Dijk. Semedo's agent, Catio Balde, said earlier on Tuesday: "We're about to confirm the transfer of Ruben Semedo ". Until this moment I cannot confirm conclusively. Media reports also claimed that a big sticking point for Newcastle was that Sporting Lisbon , as well as insisting on a sizeable fee, were also demanding that a large sell-on clause should also be included ...

by | June 07, 2017 | 20:57

Louis, Gennett hit four home runs , becoming just the 15th player since the start of the 20th century - and 17th ever - to do so. The St. Louis Cardinals will duke it out with the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday in game three of their four game division set.

by | June 07, 2017 | 22:47

The upshot was that Australia and New Zealand received just a point apiece, while England took two after defeating Bangladesh by eight wickets in their opener at the Oval . After winning the toss and deciding to bat, Bangladesh had the chance to apply some pressure to Australia . That said, he did rather well to dispatch the opposition bowlers into the stands despite the Australian bowlers heeding to their captain's call from their tournament opener and pulling up their socks ...

by | June 07, 2017 | 22:42

The center, recovering from a lower-body injury suffered when he blocked a shot in Game 2, expressed an eagerness to get back into action when he practiced with the team Sunday. Would you rather listen to the same 10 clichés that we usually get in hockey interviews or have a good laugh at a colourful comment? "Those are your only two choices".

by | June 07, 2017 | 21:15

Even Games 3 and 4 Nashville haven't been especially competitive, with the Predators winning by scores of 5-1 and 4-1, respectively. In Game 4 alone, he had two breakaways, set up two great Jake Guentzel chances and scored once. After only making 26 of 34 saves in the games in Pittsburgh, Rinne stopped all but two at Bridgestone Arena, including acrobatic saves like the sequence above, and everything about his play seems calmer and more confident once back in more comfortable ...

by | June 07, 2017 | 22:28

Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban, left, tries to skate past Pittsburgh Penguins left wing Carl Hagelin, of Sweden, right, during the second period in Game 3 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals Saturday, June 3, 2017. Phil Kessel was a giant on the way to the Penguins' last Cup. Rinne's most timely save may have been his stop on Chris Kunitz's breakaway at 3:29 of the second.

by | June 07, 2017 | 21:47

The three former Michigan State players accused of sexual assault are maintaining their innocence as the legal process begins. The university announced in February that three football players and a member of staff had been suspended during the investigation into sex assault allegations.

by | June 07, 2017 | 22:22

Meanwhile, Kane Williamson , the New Zealand captain, could be facing a ban for slow over-rates after his side took nearly four hours to complete the England innings. However, the Black Caps folded very quickly after he gloved Wood behind. Ben Stokes proved a huge threat with 48 off 53, including four fours and two sixes, before looping an uppercut nearly straight to Milne at third man.

by | June 07, 2017 | 22:26

He finished Ramos-Vinolas off with a crosscourt forehand victor on his first match point. At two hours and four minutes, this was Murray's shortest match of the tournament so far and, after two straight set victories, he should go into the latter stages with renewed confidence.

by | June 07, 2017 | 22:30

What'd he do? He called an Uber, obviously. The trip was 543 miles and took nearly nine hours. His ride cost him $632.08 - price surging doesn't appear to have been in effect at the time - and tipped his driver $300. With new teammates and a new defense to absorb, it's more important for Wright to be taking part in practices and getting a jump-start on adjusting to the new surroundings.

by | June 07, 2017 | 22:18

Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr said his players weren't getting ahead of themselves ahead of game three of the finals series against Cleveland Thursday morning (AEST). The Warriors followed with a 16-4 run that included three-pointers from Curry and Thompson, a three-point play from Durant in transition and four points from Shaun Livingston.