Qualification Scenarios: Pakistan Edge Closer to Semis as New Zealand Stumble

ESPNcricinfo reported that at least two fans were evicted from the match. "When I went in they were bowling brilliantly but I just hung in there". They have world-class spinners so we attacked him. Shaheen Afridi, the 19-year-old left-arm quick, s... More..

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United States women’s soccer coach Jill Ellis says team is prepared, not arrogant
by | Monday, July 01, 2019

United States women’s soccer coach Jill Ellis says team is prepared, not arrogant

It will be followed by the Netherlands and Sweden Wednesday. He said: "We have got to be 20 per cent braver than we have ever been before to win this game". Manchester City and England striker Ellen White's t...More..

Nate Lashley surges clear in Detroit
by | Monday, July 01, 2019

Nate Lashley surges clear in Detroit

When he was a junior at the University of Arizona, his parents and girlfriend died in a plane crash while flying home from watching him play in a tournament. He's 132nd in the FedEx Cup standings. "It was nic...More..

Rohit Sharma takes a dig at third umpire after his controversial dismissal
by | Monday, July 01, 2019

Rohit Sharma takes a dig at third umpire after his controversial dismissal

It was a case of what could have been for the Windies, who lost the toss but maintained the pressure on India during their batting innings. The original not-out decision was controversially overturned, brin...More..

Pakistan and Afghanistan fans clash at Headingley
by | Monday, July 01, 2019

Pakistan and Afghanistan fans clash at Headingley

Pakistan are yet to cement their semi-final berth with a lot depending on the tie between India and England. Skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed (18) was run out and from then on Imad held fort at one end, also keeping p...More..

Raptors president Ujiri confident team can sign Leonard
by | Monday, July 01, 2019

Raptors president Ujiri confident team can sign Leonard

The future of the soon-to-be free agent was one of the main talking points Tuesday at Ujiri's season-ending media availability. In other words, there's a chance that his time with the Toronto Raptors is over....More..

Support of Pakistan ans a rare thing: Virat Kohli
by | Monday, July 01, 2019

Support of Pakistan ans a rare thing: Virat Kohli

The Poms are now back into fourth spot and can guarantee their place in the semi-finals with a win over New Zealand in their final group game. Birmingham's large British Asian community always makes itself he...More..

Pak aim to continue on winning march against Afghanistan
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

Pak aim to continue on winning march against Afghanistan

Azhar Ali was quick to condemn such activities and revealed the Pakistan needs all the support from the fans. Afghanistan have gone close in a few of their matches but have failed to make a mark on the 2...More..

Jullien describes Celtic move as
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

Jullien describes Celtic move as "perfect"

The Ivory Coast global is already thought to have informed Crystal Palace of his desire to leave the club, with the winger reportedly wanting Champions League football. Arsenal does not need to sell first, t...More..

Crusaders beat Hurricanes to claim Super Rugby final hosting rights
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

Crusaders beat Hurricanes to claim Super Rugby final hosting rights

The Jaguares thrashed the Brumbies 39-7 to move into their first Super Rugby final on Friday. The Argentine side, in only their fourth season in the mostly southern hemisphere competition, dominated the A...More..

Struggling England faces India in must-win ‘away’ home game
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

Struggling England faces India in must-win ‘away’ home game

Anyone can beat anyone and we got a scare from Afghanistan, so you can't take anything for granted. "If we didn't change the way we played, if we didn't show a more expansive game, if we didn't grow as a team...More..

'I'm not having my best Copa America'
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

'I'm not having my best Copa America'

Messi is one of three players from Argentina's 2014 World Cup team in the Copa America squad, but the only one who started against the Germans. With his only Copa America goal coming from the penalty...More..

India and New Zealand games are 'quarter-finals' for England - Root
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

India and New Zealand games are 'quarter-finals' for England - Root

It would be naive to say we got blinkers on and not aware of things going on outside or the pressure of the tournament. One area of concern still for India despite their unbeaten run is the No4 spot which h...More..

Milwaukee Bucks GM Jon Horst named NBA Executive of the Year
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

Milwaukee Bucks GM Jon Horst named NBA Executive of the Year

Milwaukee Bucks' Mike Budenholzer was named coach of the year after leading his side to a 60-22 record, their best since the 1980-81 season. "MVP is not about stats and numbers, and obviously James Harden ...More..

Thompson open to Lakers, Clippers if Warriors don’t offer max
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

Thompson open to Lakers, Clippers if Warriors don’t offer max

The Nets are no longer front-runners to sign Kevin Durant . Ian Begley of SNY writes, "Sources familiar with the matter told SNY that the Nets are not the frontrunners or favorites to sign Durant at th...More..

Raptors' Gasol exercises $25.6 million option
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

Raptors' Gasol exercises $25.6 million option

On the free agent front, Leonard has already reportedly opted out of his contract and will become an unrestricted free agent, although Toronto hopes to re-sign the two-time NBA Finals MVP. Gasol, who helped lea...More..

CWC19: Key players to watch out in South Africa-Sri Lanka clash
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

CWC19: Key players to watch out in South Africa-Sri Lanka clash

Kusal Perera and Aviskha Fernando took the score to 67 and each registered 30 runs before they were both dismissed by Pretorius in the space of 10 balls. Co-incidentally a similar incident happened in an ODI m...More..

Sixers expected to target Terrence Ross in free agency
by | Friday, June 28, 2019

Sixers expected to target Terrence Ross in free agency

For obvious reasons, Butler is seeking a max deal this summer, and while early signs have already pointed to the Sixers doing everything in their power to convince the star forward to return, this is far from a...More..

Celtics the frontrunner to sign Kemba Walker
by | Friday, June 28, 2019

Celtics the frontrunner to sign Kemba Walker

According to Marc Stein of The New York Times , the Celtics are a " stealth suitor " for Kemba Walker . But Woj is the most respected, reliable reporter in the business. The UConn product averaged a career-hi...More..

India gear up for Russell-less Windies test
by | Friday, June 28, 2019

India gear up for Russell-less Windies test

Fresh off their nervy 11-run win over Afghanistan , Kohli chose to not let off the hook by sweating it out at the gym before his team's upcoming fixture. India took the final eight wickets for just 72 runs, ...More..

Ben Stokes issues World Cup rallying cry after defeat to Australia
by | Friday, June 28, 2019

Ben Stokes issues World Cup rallying cry after defeat to Australia

He was also the highest run-scorer for the team and helped them deliver a competitive fight in the clash. "Strong intent, building partnerships, and doing it in our own way". "Obviously when we've been bowled...More..

Sri Lanka look to improved batting to keep hopes alive
by | Friday, June 28, 2019

Sri Lanka look to improved batting to keep hopes alive

Pitches at this World Cup are prepared by the usual groundstaff at each venue and ICC insiders insist it has asked only for surfaces that offer a balance between bat and ball. As the World Cup's most unpr...More..

Manchester United Bound Star Set To Complete Medical Soon
by | Friday, June 28, 2019

Manchester United Bound Star Set To Complete Medical Soon

Crystal Palace might loathe to lose its best two players in a single transfer window, as after Aaron Wan-Bissaka's deal with Manchester United , Wilfried Zaha is massively being targeted by Arsenal . On ...More..

The Lakers could/should pursue these free agents, ranked from 1 to 14
by | Friday, June 28, 2019

The Lakers could/should pursue these free agents, ranked from 1 to 14

People jumped on the Lakers as a result, saying their front office miscalculated the salary cap. Smith, who signed his deal before the new collective bargaining agreement was grandfathered in, has a partial gua...More..

Yankees homer in Major League Baseball record 28th consecutive game
by | Thursday, June 27, 2019

Yankees homer in Major League Baseball record 28th consecutive game

The Blue Jays are 11-30 in their last 41 Wednesday games and 4-11 in their last 15 in game three of a series. Boone initially said Stanton's MRI did not reveal any damage beyond a knee bruise, but a seconda...More..