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by | May 17, 2017 | 13:55

India's star spinner R Ashwin is now recovering from a sports hernia but selectors expect him to get back in form before the tournament begins on June 1 in England and Wales. "When it comes to crunch situation, his input". "Our attack is one of the best in the world". He is the best person to guide Virat. KL Rahul, who had grown into one of India's most valuable players across formats a year ago, was not among the touring party.

by | May 17, 2017 | 14:10

Many observers feel Tottenham will not be as strong next season due to leaving their home stadium, with Wembley a far cry from the tight pitch and intense atmosphere of White Hart Lane, where they dropped just four points in 2016-17. While Tottenham rejoiced, it was a sobering day for United who are now likely to finish sixth in Jose Mourinho's first season in charge - a place below where they finished under Louis van Gaal last season.

by | May 17, 2017 | 14:33

By the ninth round, Chavez's face was clearly showing the beating Canelo was administering. Chavez, 31, was bleeding from the left nostril in the fifth round. The fight was a dud and drew audible boos from the crowd because of how one-sided it was. There have been plenty of barbs traded since the fight was announced.

by | May 17, 2017 | 13:25

The 26-year-old scored 16 goals for Arsenal during the 2013-14 season, but he has failed to find the back of the net in 19 Premier League appearances for the London club this term. Ramsey looked far more comfortable in the new formation as the team get to grips playing three at the back. The Portuguese made it clear he would be resting a number of players on Sunday afternoon, with the club heading into a Europa League semi-final second leg on Thursday.

by | May 17, 2017 | 13:14

The 30-year-old was injured in Game 5 of Round 2 against Anaheim when Ducks centre Ryan Getzlaf hit him hard into the boards. Edmonton finished second in the Pacific Division with a 47-26-9 record, which was a 33-point improvement from 2015-16.

by | May 17, 2017 | 14:04

Harry Kane netted the second goal for Tottenham in the 48th minute, but United reduced the scoreline in the 71st through Englishman Wayne Rooney. These displays are likely to be rewarded with rating upgrades in Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 and in this article, we list those Premier League players who deserve to receive rating upgrades in Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 after an impressive 2016-17 season.

by | May 17, 2017 | 13:37

They closed the year winning 15 of 16 and have rattled off eight straight to start the playoffs, easily sweeping the Blazers and Jazz by an average of 16.5 points per game. "We understand that the team we're now facing is the most unsafe team in the league with a lot of weapons", Pau Gasol said. Houston , which relied on its three-point shooting to get this far, couldn't make shots from long-range, going 13 of 40.

by | May 17, 2017 | 13:35

Although the Golden State team might want that phrase to be read, "Sometimes it is better to be lucky and good". "A two step lead with your foot close out is not appropriate. The veteran big scored eight points on 4-of-11 shooting and chipped in just four rebounds in 27 minutes. However, Leonard's ankle injury in the third quarter was the turning point in this game.

by | May 17, 2017 | 13:57

The match also featured the final home game for long time City right back Pablo Zabaleta who has become a popular figure among supporters after nine years and more than 200 league appearances since signing from Espanyol in 2008. Fighting back the tears, Zabaleta ended his speech by saying: "From the bottom of my heart, thank you to the fans". Victory would just about ensure a top-four finish for Guardiola's side, and may even make it mathematically certain if Arsenal fail to beat ...

by | May 17, 2017 | 12:43

That wasn't an issue last May as the Penguins won a pair of elimination games in the conference finals to reach the Cup on the way to their fourth championship. "When you go in like that, it just kind of knocked the wind out of me". Daly added that spotters don't have to take concussion history into account even though Crosby was diagnosed with one just a week earlier after Game 3.

by | May 17, 2017 | 12:49

The 34-year-old Spurs veteran went down with fewer than 9 minutes remaining in the fourth quarter. Yes, and Gregg Popovich will tare into him like he does every other player. James Harden led Houston's surges in the third quarter and finished with 43 points on 14-of-28 shooting. Playing Game 3 with the injured Tony Parker out for the rest of the playoffs, the Spurs started well but couldn't keep an early lead with Leonard struggling for form.

by | May 17, 2017 | 13:34

Former New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter says there is nothing to report concerning a reported bid for him and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush to buy the Miami Marlins. The Yankees and the Astros both wore pink-billed caps in honor of the holiday, and Jeter said that he chose this day to receive the honor to highlight his mother's and family's contribution to his success.

by | May 17, 2017 | 12:09

RPS: Jaydev Unadkat 4-0-24-1; Washington Sundar 4-0-16-3; Lockie Ferguson 3-0-21-1; Shardul Thakur; Adam Zampa 1-0-9-0; Dan Christian 4-0-33-0. Earlier, Mumbai Indians put up a decent bowling effort until Dhoni hit a barrage of sixes to help Pune post a fighting total.

by | May 17, 2017 | 12:08

I think I am very lucky guy, because to share the history of this club, in that special moment, is so lucky to be here, and I am so happy. Following a pitch invasion and a valedictory post-match ceremony celebrating former players and past times at White Hart Lane, Pochettino promised a renewed title charge next season.

by | May 17, 2017 | 13:10

In Phoenix, Yasmany Tomas, Jeff Mathis and Daniel Descalso homered in a six-run eighth inning and Arizona handed struggling NY its fifth straight loss. Gurriel's homer changed the game's trajectory and allowed the Astros, who have the best record in baseball at 27-12, to send the Marlins (14-23) to their 15th loss in 19 games.

by | May 17, 2017 | 13:06

The game was back and forth through the first half. The four-time MVP has been terrific in literally every 2017 playoff game, never failing to total at least 25 points, six rebounds and four assists. The Wizards are 6-4 in Game 7s, 2-4 on the road. Surely, there is a reason the games are played, and this Celtics team has come up with a number of inspiring victories over superior teams in the past two seasons.

by | May 17, 2017 | 12:01

Standings leader Sebastian Vettel held pole with team-mate Kimi Raikkonen second but Bottas flew past them early and held on for a 0.617-second victory at the Sochi Autodrom, his first in more than 80 races. The Finn's emergence as a race victor and title contender drew high praise from Wolff but also raised questions about how he and Hamilton will get along if they are battling for the title.

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:28

Joshua defeated Ukranian Wladimir Klitschko in the 11th round at the Wembley Stadium last Saturday, in his International Boxing Federation (IBF), International Boxing Organisation (IBO) and World Boxing Association ( WBA ) heavyweight title.

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:38

His father, LaVar Ball, was upset with the relative because he was waiting to tell Lonzo about his mother's condition in person that evening at his brothers' basketball game. It's straight out of the Kardashian playbook, authored by momager extraordinaire Kris Jenner, who recognized early on that no matter how outrageous celebrities might act, people will pay even more outrageous prices to wear, sniff and watch them .

by | May 17, 2017 | 12:09

Sure, it was almost seven months ago when the Spurs came to town and thoroughly spoiled Durant's much-hyped debut - a 129-100 whipping in the season opener - with the Warriors after his scrutinized departure from Oklahoma City. "I take responsibility for it". "I really just didn't have a rhythm at the beginning of the game", said Harden, who averaged 28.5 points and 8.5 assists during the playoffs.

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:26

There were even chants of "Kel-ly" from the boisterous crowd. He finished with 13 points on 4-for-7 shooting along with grabbing six rebounds and dishing out four assists not to mention he found time to block two shots including one near the end of the first half that was a huge momentum-shifting play for the Celtics.

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:07

Ian Poulter's tie for second place with Oosthuizen caps a memorable comeback for the Ryder Cup star. "He played like someone that was doing it for five or six years, like it was just another round of golf", said Louis Oosthuizen, who played the final round with Kim and finished in a tie for second with Ian Poulter .

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:49

Guardiola's team host West Bromwich Albion on Tuesday night knowing wins against Tony Pulis's side and at Watford on the final day of the league will enable City to finish third. Guardiola chose to promote top scorer Sergio Aguero from the bench and partner him with Gabriel Jesus in an exciting-looking front two. De Bruyne doubled City's lead within two minutes when he shaped a half-volley inside the right-hand post from the edge of the box.

by | May 17, 2017 | 12:26

Wizards forward Kelly Oubre Jr. has been suspended for Game 4 for charging and knocking over Boston Celtics big man Kelly Olynyk . However, after dropping Games 3 and 4 in lopsided fashion, the Celtics have returned to Boston searching for answers as they prepare for Wednesday's pivotal Game 5 matchup.

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:44

There has been constant speculation about Bilic's future at West Ham , owing to the Hammers' indifferent performances in the present campaign. That would have made it level, and instead Liverpool would go on to win 4-0. "He's a man fighting for his job and all that good work, all that feel-good factor has just gone out of the window". "We were slower and [Liverpool] were quicker".

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:40

The folks who run the sport of tennis do not have a hard-and-fast rule that would apply to Maria Sharapova and others in her shoes, something along the lines of: When returning from a drug suspension with a ranking too low to earn access to tournaments, a player is (or is not) entitled to wild-card entries.

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:29

Sanchez drilled an 0-1 pitch from Jason Hammel (1-5) to center field with nobody out in the third, and Carter pounded a 1-1 pitch to nearly the same place with two down in the fourth. The loss halted Kansas City's four-game win streak, which included a three-game sweep of Baltimore last weekend in Kansas City. Sanchez has hit all three of his homers on the road this season.

by | May 17, 2017 | 10:55

The fact that Toronto was down only two before Norman Powell converted their first three-point attempt with 3:09 remaining in the third quarter speaks to just how disinterested the Cavs played for most of this night. "We knew we were coming to a hostile environment, we knew they were going to give us everything they had, no matter who was in the lineup", James said.

by | May 17, 2017 | 10:32

In terms of the encounter with Fognini, this was a tough draw for Murray, coming up against an inspired opponent, who beat the Scot in the Davis Cup previously and also took a set off Rafael Nadal in Madrid last week. Fognini, though, maintained his dominance to serve out victory and secure a first win over a world number one. Murray said he was confident of fixing the problems in his game following last week's exit at the Madrid Open, but the British star is yet to find the answers.

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:41

Guardiola said Wenger had little to complain about, with his side facing already-relegated Sunderland and Everton, who can not move from seventh, in their final two league games. That chance was one of 12 created by the German playmaker - the most in a single game by a Premier League player since records began. Wenger heads into the final round yet to sign a new deal to stay at Arsenal .

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:22

Arsenal's 2-0 win meant that Manchester City, 3-1 winners at home against West Bromwich Albion, will still need a point to be absolutely certain of finishing in the top four. The 67-year-old has still yet to announce whether he will sign a new contract at the Emirates Stadium to stay beyond the end of the current campaign.

by | May 17, 2017 | 10:34

That effort in a critical game stands to lengthens Popovich's rotation in the Western Conference Finals, and beyond if the Spurs advance, with Simmons particularly proving himself to be a viable fill-in for Leonard defensively. Harden, an Adidas athlete, had a forgettable game in the 114-75 throttling of his Houston Rockets by the San Antonio Spurs at the Toyota Center in Houston.

by | May 17, 2017 | 09:47

They should have no problem getting the job done against a relegated Middlesbrough side, but their recent home form will be of slight concern to Jurgen Klopp. "I am looking forward to this last game". Part of our lives is to handle pressure; to ignore the bad part of pressure and use the good part of pressure.

by | May 17, 2017 | 10:32

In this modern era of Giants baseball, Pence is not the paragon of baseball health. Brandon Crawford and Buster Posey also spent time on the DL earlier this season. "I think it taught me a lot", Pence said. "After that sprint, it went backwards". Melancon is eligible to return Tuesday and he threw a 22-pitch bullpen session on Monday that was deemed a success .

by | May 17, 2017 | 10:21

Promise has been mixed with frustration during the Portuguese's first season in the Old Trafford hot-seat, with EFL Cup and Community Shield successes tempered by Premier Leagues struggles. He has already revealed that Daley Blind will be rested for Wednesday's rearranged game at Southampton , with the versatile Dutch defender having started six of United's last seven matches.