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PCB to deduct salaries if players don’t meet fitness standards PCB to deduct salaries if players don’t meet fitness standards
- Января 06, 2020

Pakistan's cricket board yesterday warned the national players to meet fitness standards or lose up to 15 per cent of their salary, as officials seek to address the team's fall in the worldwide rankings. The games will go on as we can't control the thing, ' he said. We have a qualifier match against Ireland [Namibia] and then we have to play against Scotland and Oman [Netherlands] in the first round match. (more...)
Pivec’s big game lifts No. 3 Oregon St over Colorado 72-60 Pivec’s big game lifts No. 3 Oregon St over Colorado 72-60
- Января 06, 2020

They made the buffaloes (12-3, 1-1) make a mistake after the mistake and shoot unsuccessfully after an unsuccessful throw. Hebard shared the game's scoring lead with guard and fellow senior Sabrina Ionescu, who also reached 900 career assists Friday. (more...)
Former Bengals coach Marvin Lewis meeting with Cowboys Former Bengals coach Marvin Lewis meeting with Cowboys
- Января 06, 2020

He had just one losing season in Dallas, but missed the playoffs six times in nine full seasons with the team. When training camp opened, Jones didn't want to talk about what it would take for Garrett to get another contract. Former Green Bay head coach Mike McCarthy and ex-Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis are among those reportedly under consideration. As bad as it sounds, the time Lewis spent with the Bengals made it pretty clear that he isn't exactly the best candidate for ... (more...)
Matt Henry suffers broken thumb but will continue to bowl Matt Henry suffers broken thumb but will continue to bowl
- Января 06, 2020

New Zealand returned to the SCG at 63-0, with Tom Latham and Tom Blundell at the crease in reply to Australia's 454, however, it was another hard morning for the tourists. Henry was given a nod ahead of Tim Southee with coach Gary Stead explaining that his extra pace was one of the factors. New Zealand are already 2-0 down in the three Test series, beaten by 296 runs in Perth and 247 runs at the MCG. (more...)
Bidhuri, Baroka Restrict Punjab to 266 for 8 After Shubman Gill Controversy Bidhuri, Baroka Restrict Punjab to 266 for 8 After Shubman Gill Controversy
- Января 06, 2020

It so happened that Gill, who was a bright spark in India's record fourth U-19 World Cup triumph in 2018 had refused to leave the crease after he was given out caught behind by slow-medium bowler Subodh Bhati post which he started arguing with the umpire and the batsman was reinstated after a discussion between the on-field officials. (more...)
Lakers listening to offers for Kyle Kuzma Lakers listening to offers for Kyle Kuzma
- Января 06, 2020

From the Lakers' perspective, this open-phone-lines approach is merely a case of Pelinka doing. It would take a lot in return for Pelinka and the Lakers to give up Kuzma, but maybe not as much as some Lakers' fans think. 3 scoring option on this team. Jokes aside, here's the real question some executives are asking about the 24-year-old forward: Will Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka eventually send him packing to upgrade the Lakers' roster for a title run? Kuzma is averaging 12.1 ... (more...)
Serena Williams sets sights on Court's record Serena Williams sets sights on Court's record
- Января 06, 2020

I didn't even realize what was happening, and now I'm here with my daughter. After her second-round elimination, she launched an infamous attack on Auckland's weather and said she couldn't get to Melbourne quickly enough. "I don't know much about her to be honest, so we'll have to check her out", Wozniacki said. She was also looking forward to playing with former world number one Wozniacki in the doubles, calling the Dane "one of my best friends". (more...)
Wizards' Thomas fined $25K for contact with ref Wizards' Thomas fined $25K for contact with ref
- Января 06, 2020

Thomas, who was given a two-game suspension earlier this season for confronting two fans in the stands, wasn't in the locker room after the game. Wizards coach Scott Brooks thought the contact was accidental. Bradley Beal (lower right leg soreness), Davis Bertans (right quad strain), Thomas Bryant (right foot stress reaction), Rui Hachimura (groin injury), CJ Miles (left wrist surgery), Moritz Wagner (sprained left ankle) and John Wall (left Achilles rehab) are out. (more...)
Man United make move for Wolves pair Neves and Jimenez Man United make move for Wolves pair Neves and Jimenez
- Января 06, 2020

Solskjaer has refused to be drawn on reports linking his club with the Mexican. Half of those goals have come this season alone and his form has seemingly alerted a number of high-profile clubs to his presence, including United - who missed out on Erling Braut Haaland to Borussia Dortmund earlier this month. (more...)
49ers Playoff Schedule: Who & When Does SanFrancisco Play? 49ers Playoff Schedule: Who & When Does SanFrancisco Play?
- Января 06, 2020

On Houston's next drive, Watson evaded a sack by wriggling away from one defender and bouncing off another before rolling out to find Taiwan Jones for a 34-yard reception to set up first-and-goal. "They made their adjustments, we made our adjustments, but I'm proud of our team, man", he added. "He got the game ball in the locker room", Rudolph said. (more...)
Sixers To Target Perimeter Players In Trade Market Sixers To Target Perimeter Players In Trade Market
- Января 05, 2020

The Sixers would be wise to hold a players-only meeting to get all this sorted out, as it seems to be taking a toll on the team. "It's not as good as I want to be", Horford said as published by Keith Pompey of The Philadelphia Inquirer . (more...)
Isaiah Livers status for Michigan State is still in the air Isaiah Livers status for Michigan State is still in the air
- Января 05, 2020

They're 11-3 overall and 3-0 in conference play. Speaking for myself I can not wait to watch this game and will put it on my tablet while I multi-watch with the NFL Wild Card game between the Minnesota Vikings and the New Orleans Saints. The Michigan Wolverines have scored an average of 79 points per game this season while allowing 65.9 points per game. The Spartans and the Wolverines are arch-rivals and their in-state/in-conference rivalry has become very intense in recent years within ... (more...)
Browns owner seemingly rules out Urban Meyer as possible coach Browns owner seemingly rules out Urban Meyer as possible coach
- Января 05, 2020

Thanks in part to Saleh's swarming defence, the Niners earned the No. 1 seed in the NFC and have a bye this weekend. On Friday, Haslam and his group interviewed Chiefs offensive co-ordinator Eric Bieniemy. "We're going to get a couple of days off at the end of this week, and that's the only thing that stinks for Saleh because he won't get those days off because he'll be preparing for an interview on one day and then probably doing the interview the next day". (more...)
[Teams] Chelsea vs Notts Forest: Confirmed line-ups from Stamford Bridge [Teams] Chelsea vs Notts Forest: Confirmed line-ups from Stamford Bridge
- Января 05, 2020

The VAR continued to work against Nottingham Forest when Ryan Yates saw a second-half header chalked off for offside, but there was a bright moment when Yassine En-Neyah - who suffered a horrific injury just over a year ago - came off the bench to make his senior debut. (more...)
Arsenal and Spurs tipped to do battle for Max Aarons Arsenal and Spurs tipped to do battle for Max Aarons
- Января 05, 2020

Everton and West Ham United are likewise weighing up a move for Aarons, yet it seems they will miss out, with one of Arsenal and Spurs expected to land the England Under-21 worldwide. It is no surprise that Spurs are interested in the England U21 star. Aarons hasn't made an assist or scored a goal in 19 appearances for the Canaries in the Premier League so far this season. (more...)
LaLiga: Valverde reveals who to blame after Barcelona failed to beat Espanyol LaLiga: Valverde reveals who to blame after Barcelona failed to beat Espanyol
- Января 05, 2020

It was his second goal this season and fifth since joining Espanyol past year. After Real Madrid beat Getafe earlier on Saturday, Barcelona are now back level on points with Los Blancos at the top of LaLiga Santander. But Suarez shot straight at Espanyol goalkeeper Diego Lopez , meaning Messi's hard work was all in vain. The Chilean's lawyers filed a complaint to Spain's player's union (AFE) last month citing an unpaid bonus of 2.4 million euros ($2.69 million), news of which ... (more...)
Eagles Grounded by No. 21 Bearcats in Birmingham Bowl Eagles Grounded by No. 21 Bearcats in Birmingham Bowl
- Января 05, 2020

The Eagles end the season 6-7 overall after reaching their fourth consecutive bowl game, while the Bearcats close out the season 11-3. Boston College , on the other hand, is in transition from Steve Addazio - who was sacked by Boston College on December 1 after seven seasons with the Eagles - to 40-year-old Ohio State defensive coordinator Jeff Hafley. (more...)
Zlatan Ibrahimovic statue vandalised for fourth time, ankles sawn off Zlatan Ibrahimovic statue vandalised for fourth time, ankles sawn off
- Января 05, 2020

The damage was discovered in the morning with the statue's face covered with a shirt bearing the Swedish flag. This fresh act of vandalism occurs as Ibrahimovic gets ready to make his debut for AC Milan , a club he is returning to after nearly two years at LA Galaxy. (more...)
Bumrah, youngsters in focus as India take on Sri Lanka Bumrah, youngsters in focus as India take on Sri Lanka
- Января 05, 2020

After a short break, Team India will resume their preparation for this years T20 World Cup when they lock horns with the visiting Sri Lankans in a three-match T20I series, starting at the Barsapara Stadium in Guwahati on Sunday, January 05. (more...)
Kyrie not ruling out surgery for lingering shoulder injury Kyrie not ruling out surgery for lingering shoulder injury
- Января 05, 2020

Irving said he got the shot to put off having arthroscopic surgery but plans to see how his body responds before going that route. That was the ultimatum I was fixed with. Irving has only appeared in 11 games this season for the Nets, going 4-7. "It really is disheartening when you are working your tail off to be at a certain level and your shooting shoulder just starts to give out on you a little bit". (more...)