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Zimbabwe pull out of T20 triangular series in Bangladesh Zimbabwe pull out of T20 triangular series in Bangladesh
- Июля 22, 2019

At an ICC board meeting in London, the sport's governing body ruled that Zimbabwe Cricket had failed to ensure its board was not free from governmental interference. How one decision has made so many people unemployed. "They should have ordered and organised fresh elections for a new board". "But the board is now considering the option of having separate captains and head coaches for Test and limited overs cricket with the support staff i.e manager, bowling coach, batting coach, trainer, ... (more...)
Korver agrees to one-year deal with Bucks Korver agrees to one-year deal with Bucks
- Июля 22, 2019

The Milwaukee Bucks agreed to a one-year, $2.6-million deal with Kyle Korver , his agent told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski . The very next day, Korver was traded from Memphis to the Phoenix Suns who would then waive the guard to allow him to sign with a contender. (more...)
Alaphilippe beats Thomas in time trial to extend Tour lead Alaphilippe beats Thomas in time trial to extend Tour lead
- Июля 22, 2019

They say we are all robots, it's all science... but I don't care if people enjoy it or not, it's about winning the race. Although he seemed to be at the limit in the last stage before the second rest day, the rider has shown to be strong enough to keep the pace in the mountains, despite his lack of experience in the race and his young age -he is only 22. (more...)
Big deal for David De Gea Big deal for David De Gea
- Июля 22, 2019

The Manchester Evening News says the deal is worth almost $138 million over six years, with Manchester United fending off interest from Paris Saint-Germain. "Of course it is wonderful to be captain of a club like Manchester United and defend this badge". "I've been captain for some games", De Gea said . (more...)
Harden denies reported falling-out with Paul: 'We're good' Harden denies reported falling-out with Paul: 'We're good'
- Июля 22, 2019

After one kid called out Houston Rockets star James Harden's step back on Friday, Harden made sure the next kid that challenged him learned the consequences at a basketball camp on Saturday. Harden did acknowledge that there was arguing between himself and Paul, though it was nothing more than typical basketball disagreement. The Rockets had a 3-2 lead over Golden State in the 2018 Western Conference finals when Paul injured a hamstring, and the Warriors rallied to win that series in ... (more...)
De Jong backing Barcelona move PSG star Neymar De Jong backing Barcelona move PSG star Neymar
- Июля 22, 2019

A €120 million (£107m/$134m) transfer has been wrapped up for World Cup victor Griezmann , although Atletico Madrid are still contesting the terms of that agreement as they believe they are owed more . So Barcelona have to pay that amount for signing Griezmann . Griezmann scored 133 goals in 257 appearances for Atletico since he joined them in 2014 from Basque club Real Sociedad, who scouted the attacker when he was just 14. (more...)
Outstanding Lowry storms to emotional Open triumph at Portrush Outstanding Lowry storms to emotional Open triumph at Portrush
- Июля 22, 2019

I knew I was able to play the golf course. - Lowry, talking about his caddie, Bo Martin. Brooks Koepka's failed attempt to win a fifth major in 10 starts began on Sunday with four bogeys in four holes and then ended with him calling out playing partner JB Holmes for slow play. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp optimistic despite loss against Borussia Dortmund in pre-season friendly Jurgen Klopp optimistic despite loss against Borussia Dortmund in pre-season friendly
- Июля 22, 2019

It has been a fruitful summer so far for the England starlet who is back after a long-term ankle injury and he will look to add to his tally when the Reds face Sevilla tonight at Fenway Park in Boston. "There were a lot of good things, some things which I didn't like, that's normal in pre-season". "It was tough for both teams with the circumstances - wow, it was warm", he said. (more...)
Defending Open champion Molinari signs off in style at Portrush Defending Open champion Molinari signs off in style at Portrush
- Июля 21, 2019

McIlroy then pledged his support for Shane Lowry . The pressure of the final round of a major championship can do amusing things to a player's mind. Fleetwood's putter has been more effective than Koepka's this week. Lowry's win will ultimately be remembered as much for his Saturday effort than his final round, as the Irishman thrilled the local fans with a third-round 63 that broke The Open's 54-hole scoring record. (more...)
Nketiah strikes again in Arsenal’s 3-0 friendly win over Fiorentina Nketiah strikes again in Arsenal’s 3-0 friendly win over Fiorentina
- Июля 21, 2019

This was Arsenal's third clash of their United States tour, making it three wins out of three after seeing off Colorado Rapids and Bayern Munich in their previous two. "Last year in small moments when we could give him chances to be on the pitch he did very well". "We are waiting. We have very good players". "We know with our past year, it is positive to continue in our way. (more...)
Transfer: Iwobi admits he will leave Arsenal if they land Zaha Transfer: Iwobi admits he will leave Arsenal if they land Zaha
- Июля 21, 2019

Palace have shown they are prepared to part with prized assets this close-season, selling right-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka to Manchester United for £50m. Asked about potential incomings after the defeat, Palace boss Roy Hodgson said: "Our chairman [Steve Parish] and sporting director Dougie Freedman are working very hard all the time to try and improve our team and our squad. (more...)
Granit Xhaka the favourite to become new Arsenal captain Granit Xhaka the favourite to become new Arsenal captain
- Июля 21, 2019

Unai Emery famously likes to have five captains in his squad, and he is now in the process of identifying potential candidates for the upcoming season. "We have young players with experience, players starting for the first time to be considered as captains". Is it worth keeping an unhappy player on the books against his will, or should we just bow into his demands and let him go at any price? The Gunners agreed terms with the 18-year-old centre-back last week but matters were complicated ... (more...)
Chief selector MSK Prasad opens up about MS Dhoni retirement Chief selector MSK Prasad opens up about MS Dhoni retirement
- Июля 21, 2019

When the MSK Prasad selection committee sits down here to pick the squads in all three formats, the approach is expected to be "groom young blood". The selection committee will take the series as an opportunity to groom the youngsters and would also look to solve their no. (more...)
England's Trevor Bayliss to coach Sunrisers Hyderabad in Indian Premier League England's Trevor Bayliss to coach Sunrisers Hyderabad in Indian Premier League
- Июля 21, 2019

It has always been known that Bayliss will step down when his contract expires in September, following the five-Test series against the country of his birth, Australia. "We would also like to thank him for his work ethic and leadership over our journey and wish him all the", the release said. Bayliss is understood to have had offers from Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals. (more...)
Whyte survives knockdown to beat Rivas Whyte survives knockdown to beat Rivas
- Июля 21, 2019

He found composure to land a unanimous 115-112 115-112 116-111 decision. He's in good shape, let's see what happens on Saturday. In a split second against 32-year-old Rivas such risk was made clear as after being floored Whyte took another heavy shot before unloading his own shots in the closing 20 seconds of the ninth, drawing huge roars around the arena. (more...)
Eagles agree to terms to re-sign RB Sproles Eagles agree to terms to re-sign RB Sproles
- Июля 21, 2019

Sproles, a Doug Pederson favorite, has been weighing whether to return to play this season and has been working out at his usual pace in San Diego, giving a clear indication that the 36-year-old felt there was still gas in the tank. But he's put hanging the cleats up off for another year, making it sound like he wants to retire as an Eagle in style. "We are excited to bring Darren back", the team said in a statement. (more...)
Zidane drops Bale bomb: 'We hope he leaves soon' Zidane drops Bale bomb: 'We hope he leaves soon'
- Июля 21, 2019

The Bernabeu club's failure to sell high-profile players like Bale and goalkeeper Keylor Navas this summer means they haven't been able to raise the funds needed to launch an assault for Pogba. The Belgian completed a big-money move to the LaLiga giants from Chelsea last month. "I don't think he wants to go out on loan". "I think it would take something exceptional for him to leave and loans are not on the menu". (more...)
Tour de France: Alaphilippe extends lead as Frenchmen shine in Pyrenees Tour de France: Alaphilippe extends lead as Frenchmen shine in Pyrenees
- Июля 21, 2019

Given the doping-stained history of cycling and the Tour, Alaphilippe also immediately faced a question in his winner's news conference about the believability of his performance, which he batted away, seemingly unruffled. I pushed my limits. Bernal was fifth on the Tourmalet and is fourth overall, 3 minutes behind Alaphilippe. He said: "I just gave everything, especially the first part, I went full gas". (more...)
BRITISH OPEN: Stanley fires back after playing partner rips him BRITISH OPEN: Stanley fires back after playing partner rips him
- Июля 21, 2019

Players on the PGA Tour have a habit of not shouting "Fore" but MacIntyre did not mince his words as he confronted Stanley. However, Stanley has put forward his case, claiming that there were already a lot of people to shout "fore" including his own caddie, who also yelled on the first occasion he had hit a shot towards the crowd three holes earlier. (more...)
Arsenal beat Tottenham to sign Ligue 1 star Arsenal beat Tottenham to sign Ligue 1 star
- Июля 20, 2019

The deal was close to completion once before, only for Tottenham Hotspur to come in at the last minute in an attempt to hijack their north London rivals' deal. Ceballos has not travelled with the squad, however, as he is still on holiday due to his involvement with Spain Under-21s at the European Championship earlier in the summer. (more...)