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by | May 13, 2018 | 03:23

It is understood that the match will follow IPL-style rules, with up to four overseas players allowed to be picked in the playing XI. The BCCI with CoA have been keen on promoting women's cricket in the country, after the Indian women reached the final of the World Cup previous year.

by | May 13, 2018 | 03:34

I'm not anxious about it because I know my boxing, I know my style. I know his style because I've watched him. "But I'm fine. I have worked hard and we have had a good camp". He also enters on a 13-fight win streak, among the sport's most handsome at combining speed, precision and technique. "I'm not scared of anyone and will fight anybody", he said.

by | May 13, 2018 | 04:01

After a tight opener, Zverev struck at the death to clinch the first set 6-4. Beverley's Kyle Edmund was beaten in three sets by Canada's Denis Shapovalov in the Madrid Open quarter-finals (Picture: Paul White/AP). Zverev, who elected to receive to start the match, took away Shapovalov's advantage when he broke the Canadian's serve to go ahead 5-4. Nadal's exit means Roger Federer will reclaim the number one spot on Monday.

by | May 13, 2018 | 03:56

Gatlin's slowest previous 100m time in 28 Diamond League starts dating to 2011 was 10.14 into a stronger headwind in Doha past year. Prescod's winning time was just 0.01 off the PB he set when racing at the IAAF World Championships in London last summer.

by | May 13, 2018 | 02:41

Celta thought that they had levelled the scores when Jozabed Sanchez tapped home from inside the box three minutes later but the goal was ruled out for offside. Zidane's men got their fifth goal of the night 15 minutes from time when Sergi Gomez turned in a low Asensio cross past his own goalkeeper. And with less than 10 minutes of the regulatory 90 remaining, Kroos, who has scored more goals against the Galician outfit than any other in La Liga, heaped further misery on Juan Carlos ...

by | May 13, 2018 | 02:21

Next best of the Australian contingent is Adam Scott, the 2004 Players champion, who has picked up four shots through 17 holes holes to climb to seven under the card. "If you're off a little bit, you make bogeys or double bogeys as easy as you can make birdies". Rickie Fowler was in good shape until losing a ball in a tree on the sixth hole for the first of consecutive double bogeys.

by | May 13, 2018 | 02:45

Golden State this season, with their last meeting being held on January 20 in which Houston claimed a 116-108 victory at the Toyota Center. Curry returned in Game 2 of Golden State's series with the New Orleans Pelicans . "If you lose one of these first two in Houston , you haven't protected home serve and you've got to go to the Oracle to take them out". The Rockets won two of three regular season matchups, which gives them a solid sense of confidence entering the series.

by | May 13, 2018 | 01:22

Arsene Wenger believes Tottenham may be forced to sell the likes of Harry Kane to cover off the cost of their move into a new stadium. Tottenham, Arsenal's north London rivals, are set to move into their newly constructed stadium next season - on the site of previous ground, White Hart Lane.

by | May 13, 2018 | 02:25

The charge was dismissed by the prosecutor at the request of the complaining individual prior to trial. Oh, and by the way, Bill Belichick released a statement defending Matt Patricia on this allegation. That it took a newspaper report to bring the issue to light raises questions about the Lions' vetting process. Based upon everything we have learned, we believe and have accepted Coach Patricia's explanation and we will continue to support him.

by | May 13, 2018 | 00:14

LeBron James apparently believes too much is being made of Brad Stevens' impact on the Boston Celtics this season. A former assistant under Doc Rivers with the Celtics , Cavs coach Tyronn Lue is familiar with the ambiance at TD Garden, which doesn't have the rats, beer and urine smell and poor vantage points the old Boston Garden featured.

by | May 13, 2018 | 00:07

With the final match of the season approaching, and the transfer window soon to open, it looks increasingly likely midfielder Emre Can may have played his last game for the club. After all, Liverpool only need a point, due to their superior goal difference compared to Chelsea , and have been held seven times at home this season.

by | May 12, 2018 | 22:56

The school board followed the recommendation of Superintendent Derrick Jordan, who said there was a high probability there would not be enough substitute teachers available to cover teacher absences Wednesday. As many of these teachers tell it - they too often have used their own money to buy the basics of school supplies for their students - filling the gap left by their under-funded districts.

by | May 12, 2018 | 22:22

Leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal was the most successful among the RCB bowlers with figures of 2/28. Chahal got rid of Jason Roy - the other Delhi opener - in his next over with a sharply incoming delivery that totally bamboozled the England batsman before going on to disturb the stumps.

by | May 12, 2018 | 23:18

Kim, the youngest victor of the Players, matched the lowest opening round by a defending champion established by Jack Nicklaus in 1977. "He's done everything well". Almost five years removed from his most recent victory, he now enjoys an enviable position given that each of the previous three players who led by at least three shots at the halfway point here went on to victory.

by | May 12, 2018 | 21:24

However, there's a risk that all of that could come to an end soon, as Durant could become an unrestricted free agent in the offseason, while Thompson is set to become an unrestricted free agent in the summer of 2019. Surprisingly, Klay is reportedly willing to sign for around $23 million per season, or roughly $92 million over the life of the four-year pact. In an interview with Bleacher Report's Ric Bucher earlier this week, Thompson said "it would be hard for me to envision going ...

by | May 12, 2018 | 20:49

Hamburg actually beat Gladbach 2-1 at Volksparkstadion, with goals coming from Aaron Hunt and Lewis Holtby. Dozens of riot police, several on horses, charged on to the pitch and lined up in front of the Hamburg fans, who lit flares and threw them behind the Gladbach goal when it became clear that the team was on their way to the second division.

by | May 12, 2018 | 20:43

While he's yet to play a single game in the NBA , Jonah Bolden has the size, skill set and upside to be a flawless fit on Brett Brown's roster moving forward, and could fill a similar role to that of Dario Saric when he came to the Philadelphia 76ers from Europe in 2016.

by | May 12, 2018 | 18:44

Southampton have poked fun at the hotel that cancelled their stay ahead of the meeting with Swansea City by providing a one-star review of their services. We still have the 100-point target to play for, though the players have eased off the pace a little in the last couple of games and I can understand that.

by | May 12, 2018 | 19:11

Wagner is attracting attention from rival Premier League clubs, including Leicester and Southampton, while a number of Bundesliga clubs have also registered interest in the past. "Like always we will have to discuss a lot of things", he said. "I like everything we have done here so far and I'm under contract as well". "Not only transfers, but improvement of the facilities so this club is ready, is ambitious and has space to improve.

by | May 12, 2018 | 17:49

In the co-headliner, The Ultimate Fighter season 17 victor Kelvin Gastelum takes on middleweight legend Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza. Former UFC Lightheavyweight winners Vitor Belfort and Lyoto Machida will Meet every other at the first struggle of the chief card, and it is expected To function as former farewell bout.

by | May 12, 2018 | 17:36

I know the style sometimes frustrates the fans but you can not argue with results. United ensured that they will finish the season in second place after their 0-0 draw at the London Stadium against West Ham on Thursday evening. "I said a couple of weeks ago that I expect Liverpool to be in the mix but United will be right there, too". The 56-year-old then added the other three names that he doesn't see wearing the Manchester United jersey, Mata, Shaw, and Rojo to be offloaded, " If ...

by | May 12, 2018 | 17:35

Murtagh and Boyd Rankin , who previously played a Test match for England, opened the bowling, with Kane, Stuart Thompson and Kevin O'Brien providing the first change options. DUBLIN :Ireland´s inaugural men´s Test got off to a dramatic start on Saturday when Pakistan debutant Imam-ul-Haq was injured on the first ball.

by | May 12, 2018 | 14:43

Facing MVP candidate, Anthony Davis , in the Western Conference Semifinals, the Pelicans were staged to bring more excitement- and hopefully a challenge- to Warriors basketball. There's certainly a chance that either Houston or Boston will pull off the upset. According to Las Vegas-based Westgate SuperBook, the second-seeded Warriors are -185 favourites to beat the Rockets in the Finals despite Houston having won two of their three regular-season meetings.

by | May 12, 2018 | 15:37

I had to wait years for my team to get out of the basement, and here they are, making the playoffs already. The and Vegas Golden Knights were favored to win their second-round matchups. The Golden Knights got here by taking out the San Jose Sharks in six games, while the Jets moved on by topping the Predators in seven games. It's been a Cinderella story for the Vegas Golden Knights, except even more grand.

by | May 12, 2018 | 13:55

Darragh Lenihan from Dunboyne remains in line to become the first player from Meath to be capped for the Republic of Ireland at senior worldwide level when he was included in Martin O'Neill's squad for the series of forthcoming game against Celtic, France and the United States.

by | May 12, 2018 | 14:34

The Mariners amassed 17 hits and five walks with Ryon Healy and Mike Zunino clubbing sol homers while Kyle Seager smacked a pair of long balls and knocked in five. In game 2 of the doubleheader Felix Hernandez will take the mound as he is looking for his 5th win of the year for the M's. Seattle is now 21-15 overall and 13-7 on the road.

by | May 12, 2018 | 11:54

But the party had to end. He knows the ins and outs of these two teams, going 21-9 on Washington games and 23-14 on games involving Tampa Bay. The Eastern Conference Finals will feature the Atlantic Division champion Tampa Bay Lightning taking on the Metropolitan Division champion Washington Capitals .

by | May 12, 2018 | 10:51

Ricciardo has six career Formula 1 victories to his name, all as a Red Bull Racing driver, and he has finished in a career-high 3rd place in the championship standings twice - once in the 2014 season and the 2016 season. "But I think in general they still trust us and we also understand we don't want that to happen again". Ricciardo had a tough start to his weekend in Spain , crashing into a tire barrier in the first practice and losing a lot of track time.

by | May 12, 2018 | 08:24

Dhoni-bhaiya and Rohit-bhaiya back me. "It's always good for the youngster to bat up the order and when you have your skipper, and your team management, backing you, that's the best part". He is a legend and he helps me a lot. He keeps telling me to take time and just read the situation and how to build my innings. If you get the ball, hit, otherwise you can go for a single as well.

by | May 12, 2018 | 08:58

He was in no mood to let that sour his mood. Simpson was eyeing the course record outright when he raced to 11-under the card through 16 holes, opening his account with an eagle at the par-5 second before nine birdies. "It's a attractive course in that there are birdie holes out there, but you can make bogeys or double bogeys just as easy". "I think when you win, you get a little bit more motivated to do more practice and hungry to win a lot more", he said.

by | May 12, 2018 | 08:18

This comes as the Indian Cricket Board officials on Tuesday announced the squad for the one-off and historic test match against Afghanistan scheduled for June. Ahead of RCB's clash against Delhi Daredevils, Woakes spoke to reporters and said described Kohli's decision to play cricket as "great". So, it's a good thing.

by | May 12, 2018 | 07:00

The Hawks have reached an agreement with Lloyd Pierce to be their head coach, the team announced Friday night. They've got a couple of young players that are on their roster. The 76ers defeated the Miami Heat in the first round of the playoffs, giving Philadelphia its first playoff series win since 2011-2012. He also has spent time with the Grizzlies, Warriors and Cavaliers in his 11 years as an National Basketball Association assistant.

by | May 12, 2018 | 03:12

October has arrived at Yankee Stadium. Boston is 2-5 in its last seven games against NY. On the NESN broadcast, color analyst Jerry Remy clearly saw something in Gardner, remarking with some appreciation that the Yankees' leadoff man was going to be a tough out.

by | May 12, 2018 | 02:16

There are serious question marks over the quality of an Arsenal squad that has failed to even qualify for the Champions League two seasons running, and over its American owners' willingness to fund new signings. Former Arsenal midfielder Emmanuel Petit has said he does not believe either Patrick Vieira or Mikel Arteta should succeed Arsene Wenger as manager.

by | May 12, 2018 | 02:11

A general view of the Air Canada Centre during the Toronto Raptors game against the Indiana Pacers in Game One of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2016 NBA Playoffs on April 16, 2016 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.