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Pakistan climb up to fourth spot on World Cup 2019 points table Pakistan climb up to fourth spot on World Cup 2019 points table
- Июля 01, 2019

What do you think of the story? Pakistan secured a nervy three-wicket win over Afghanistan to leapfrog England into fourth - and the final semi-final spot - ahead of the World Cup hosts' penultimate group game against India on Sunday. (more...)
Al Horford won't be lured by Kings' 'massive' offer Al Horford won't be lured by Kings' 'massive' offer
- Июля 01, 2019

Now, Stein says that the Pelicans aren't in the market for players seeking four-year deals, like Horford. Now, that's not to say the Sacramento Kings are suddenly going to make the Finals if they sign Dedmon, but he could unlock a world of options for the team as their starting center. (more...)
Virat Kohli left feeling six over short Edgbaston boundaries Virat Kohli left feeling six over short Edgbaston boundaries
- Июля 01, 2019

Virat Kohli questioned the dimensions of the boundaries at Edgbaston after India suffered their first defeat of the World Cup against England on Sunday . "The toss was vital, especially since the boundary was that short". India, the only unbeaten side so far in the tournament, will not be expected to relax against an England side which humiliated them at home on a number of occasions in the past. (more...)
Knicks to make Randle their first big signing Knicks to make Randle their first big signing
- Июля 01, 2019

A big 3 of Kevin Durant , Kyrie Irving and Zion Williamson was entirely possible as long as a few ping pong balls landed in the right place and the Knicks brain trust could put together a strong free agent. The Knicks. will try to find a contingency plan as they regroup yet again. It's very possible that the sources speaking with Shelburne are attempting to put forth the narrative that KD didn't sign with NY because they didn't want him, rather than that he wasn't interested. (more...)
England beat India to get semi-final chase back on track England beat India to get semi-final chase back on track
- Июня 30, 2019

Jonny Bairstow smashed a belligerent 111, Jason Roy returned from a hamstring injury to make 66 and Ben Stokes (79) provided the late burst in England's commanding 337-7 after electing to bat on an Edgbaston featherbed. The umpire, however, declared it wide and the Indians deliberated for a while before deciding against reviewing the decision in front of an anxious crowd of predominantly India fans. (more...)
Darren Collison retires to focus on being Jehovah's Witness Darren Collison retires to focus on being Jehovah's Witness
- Июня 30, 2019

Darren Collison #2 of the Indiana Pacers dribbles the ball against the Chicago Bulls at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on March 05, 2019 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The joy I feel is unmatched. Pacers free-agent-to-be guard Darren Collison has made a decision to call it a career. With Collison now out of the picture, there will be one less veteran point guard on the market as the Pacers will look to fill the void through free agency. (more...)
Arsenal set asking price for shock Manchester United target Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Arsenal set asking price for shock Manchester United target Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
- Июня 30, 2019

Amid the interest from both United and Liverpool , we've taken a look at four replacements Arsenal could target, should they allow Aubameyang to leave for a reported £70million fee. "That wouldn't be good from an Arsenal supporters' point of view - we all remember when Robin van Persie left to United and they ended up winning the league the following season". (more...)
Vaughan bashes Bairstow for negative statement Vaughan bashes Bairstow for negative statement
- Июня 30, 2019

Pietersen said current skipper Eoin Morgan was "scared" in the 64-run defeat by Australia, while Bairstow was played a radio clip of Vaughan saying England could be heading for their worst World Cup . That's just factual. But I'm not making excuses, we've not played well enough to beat sides when we should have done. "It's just having that understanding and you can only get that by spending time in the middle, so if he's not fit then Vincey and I go out again and try to put on as many as ... (more...)
Washington Nationals Roundup: Zimmerman returns to the lineup Washington Nationals Roundup: Zimmerman returns to the lineup
- Июня 30, 2019

The three-time Cy Young Award victor is one of only four pitchers in major league history to reach that mark in a game. Thursday: The Nationals won on the road against the Miami Marlins 8-5 to complete a three-game sweep and reach.500 for the first time since they were 11-11. (more...)
Kara Lawson named assistant coach for Celtics Kara Lawson named assistant coach for Celtics
- Июня 30, 2019

While happy to see her get a coaching opportunity, Wizards fans and League Pass viewers will miss her presence on Washington games next season. Lawson retired from the WNBA in 2015 to focus on her broadcasting career. While this is Lawson's first venture into coaching, she has already been a trailblazer in basketball. Lawson's hire comes two weeks after the Cavaliers hired Gottlieb , who was formerly the head women's coach at Cal-Berkeley. (more...)
Nike reveals Orange coloured Nike reveals Orange coloured "Away Kit" for India
- Июня 30, 2019

It needs to be mentioned that the Cricket World Cup is not televised in many countries and the tournament is restricted to only ten teams. Don't be shocked if Team India turn out in a dark blue jersey with orange sleeves in Sunday's much anticipated match against England . (more...)
Penguins send Phil Kessel packing to Coyotes in multi-player deal Penguins send Phil Kessel packing to Coyotes in multi-player deal
- Июня 30, 2019

They added a player six years younger who makes nearly $2 million less. Their relationship is likely a big reason why Kessel, who had a limited no-trade clause, was willing to go to the Coyotes. He also struggled defensively, finishing the season as a minus-19 and with a 39 percent goal share at 5-on-5, second-worst among Arizona forwards with more than 20 games played. (more...)
West Indies must play for pride at World Cup, says coach West Indies must play for pride at World Cup, says coach
- Июня 30, 2019

POINTS TABLEThe all-round efforts show that India's bowling attack is not just about the world's number one bowler Jasprit Bumrah . Soon after the game, former England skipper Michael Vaughan who has been an ardent fans India's style of playing said that Virat Kohli & Co are the team to beat. (more...)
Mets slugger Pete Alonso ties Darryl Strawberry’s rookie home run record Mets slugger Pete Alonso ties Darryl Strawberry’s rookie home run record
- Июня 30, 2019

Brooks Pounders earned his first victory and Jeff McNeil went 2-for-5 with a home run and three RBIs for NY. Hamels would give up another two runs in the 5th, but he was able to keep the Cubs in the game against deGrom, who was removed after six innings due to a possible flareup of the elbow issues he was experiencing earlier this season. (more...)
Kyrie Irving, Nets Motivated To Move Quickly Toward Max Deal Kyrie Irving, Nets Motivated To Move Quickly Toward Max Deal
- Июня 30, 2019

When Irving commits, the Nets are expected to renounce All-Star guard D'Angelo Russell-who led Brooklyn to the playoffs last season-and allow him to become an unrestricted free agent. If that is the case then they would be able to retain some cap space to add another solid role player, which will help fill out a roster that will have plenty of star power but lacks depth at the moment. (more...)
Ranking Kevin Durant's 4 possible destinations | Knicks, Nets, Warriors, Clippers Ranking Kevin Durant's 4 possible destinations | Knicks, Nets, Warriors, Clippers
- Июня 30, 2019

The Lakers, with LeBron James and Anthony Davis , could end up facing their Los Angeles roommates in a playoff series, which has never happened before. If Durant chooses to play elsewhere, he can only receive a max offer of $170 million. The Knicks have a plan for free agency whether or not they land Kyrie Irving . (more...)
Rapinoe: Rapinoe: "You can’t win without gays on your team"
- Июня 30, 2019

Rapinoe, after a quiet but effective game against Spain in the quarters, put her side ahead after just five minutes when she curled in a free-kick from the left past a crowd of players and Sarah Bouhaddi. "This team - unreal, unreal amount of heart". "It just gives the other team's midfield less time on the ball and they're kind of constantly looking over their shoulder", said US destroyer Samantha Mewis, who once again started in place of Lindsey Horan, of Morgan's tireless running. (more...)
US World Cup star Megan Rapinoe accepts House invite after snubbing Trump US World Cup star Megan Rapinoe accepts House invite after snubbing Trump
- Июня 30, 2019

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) to tour Capitol Hill at any time the team wishes. Alex Morgan joined Megan Rapinoe as both US women's national team stars opted not to sing the national anthem before Friday's quarterfinal match against France . (more...)
Crusaders see off Hurricanes Crusaders see off Hurricanes
- Июня 30, 2019

In a clash between the two sides with the most points on the table this season, the Crusaders showed just how hard they can be to beat on their home turf. The Hurricanes did well to stem the flow of the Crusaders points despite having very little of the ball early on. "Really happy, though, the boys stuck together and we got there in the end". (more...)
Ujiri confident Raptors can re-sign Leonard, will respect decision either way Ujiri confident Raptors can re-sign Leonard, will respect decision either way
- Июня 29, 2019

According to Marc Stein of The New York Times , the Lakers "have believed for weeks" even before they acquired Davis from the New Orleans Pelicans they would factor in to the race for Leonard. "We couldn't think of a better way to share Barbados' love for Toronto and the entire country". Leonard is a two-time Defensive Player of the Year and was the NBA Finals MVP in 2014 for San Antonio. (more...)