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Sports IPL 2018: After Warner ban, Sunrisers Hyderabad pick Alex Hales as replacement
Author: 0 IPL 2018: After Warner ban, Sunrisers Hyderabad pick Alex Hales as replacement

However, ever since the ball-tampering scandal came under the spotlight, Warner who initially stepped down as the Captain of the franchise, later was barred from even participating by BCCI. Hales will have big boots to fill as Warner was one of Sunrisers' match-winners. Sunrisers were quick to announce their new captain in New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson.

Sports Jose Mourinho full of the joys of spring after United win
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho full of the joys of spring after United win

Jesse Lingard, in particular, was a thorn in the flesh for Carvalhal's men with his turns and ability to weave in some defence-splitting passes. Jose Mourinho was in such good spirits after Manchester United beat Swansea that he invited rival manager Carlos Carvalhal into his post-match news conference.

Sports England not lying down in second Test
Author: 0 England not lying down in second Test

Southee finished with 6-62 and Boult 4-47 as the new ball pair shared all 10 England wickets as they did in the first innings of the first test when England was out for 58. "That's the hardest I've had to bat at this stage of my Test career". I think I tried too many shots. This time, the problems, Broad believed, had been caused by bowling so much round the wicket to the left handers.

Sports Rampant Bayern Munich hammer five past Borussia Dortmund in first half
Author: 0 Rampant Bayern Munich hammer five past Borussia Dortmund in first half

Dortmund will likely be without winger Marco Reus, with the Germany worldwide having missed the friendlies against Spain and Brazil in the past days as well as their previous league game with adductor muscle problems. "We invited Bayern pressure and made too many individual errors for the goals". Castro's replacement Weigl inexplicably gave the ball away to the Bayern winger and he fed Rodriguez, who returned the pass to Ribery for him to scoop a classy goal past Burki.

Sports Tottenham boss Pochettino: I can understand Martinez concerns for Alderweireld
Author: 0 Tottenham boss Pochettino: I can understand Martinez concerns for Alderweireld

The summer is shaping up to be another important one for Chelsea as they will have lots to do if they are to emerge as a title-contending force once again. Chelsea team news: Both managers are playing coy about the health of key players, trying to upset the other's preparations. Obviously being without Harry Kane is going to be extremely disadvantageous.

Sports The Border Wall Just Got Twice As Long As Expected
Author: 0 The Border Wall Just Got Twice As Long As Expected

While the border with Mexico separates two allies and trading partners, the DMZ is a buffer zone that cuts the Korean peninsula in half - similar to the Cold War's Berlin Wall that separated East and West Germany. "I think it can be done right on our border as part of the defense". According to the Border Patrol, crews in Calexico are working on replacing a 2.25-mile barrier with a "30-foot-high bollard-style wall".

Sports NCAA Women's Basketball Final Four Preview
Author: 0 NCAA Women's Basketball Final Four Preview

You can find the Louisville-Mississippi State game on ESPN2. Yes, it was this very Mississippi State team , losing the title to SC. However, the Bulldogs came back to tie it at the end of regulation. She doesn't need to be reminded that the Huskies are unbeaten (at 36-0) and have been for a while. The Fighting Irish trended on Twitter nationwide.

Sports Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis texted support to Steve Smith
Author: 0 Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis texted support to Steve Smith

Du Plessis , himself found guilty of ball-tampering twice during his career, said it is "unheard of" for a ball to reverse as early as it had done in South Africa throughout this series. Du Plessis , who himself was penalised for an alleged incident of ball-tempering when Proteas travelled Down Under, while talking on the eve of the final Test, said that he believes Smith is a "good guy", and that he sent him text messages to show him support in hard times.

Sports Hossler takes Houston lead after Fowler error
Author: 0 Hossler takes Houston lead after Fowler error

Television: Friday, 4-7 p.m. (Golf Channel); Saturday-Sunday, 2-3 p.m. (Golf Channel), 3-6 p.m. (NBC). Mackenzie Hughes of Dundas, Ont., shot a 3-under 69 to enter into a tie for 48th and Nick Taylor of Abbotsford, B.C., shot a 1-over 73.

Sports Mets fans celebrate Opening Day at Citi Field
Author: 0 Mets fans celebrate Opening Day at Citi Field

Signing Holland, reportedly for $14 million, also will cost the Cardinals their second-round pick, the 59th overall, in the June amateur draft and the $1.1 million slot value that goes with that pick. But 21 year old rookie Jordan Hicks pitched a scoreless seventh inning, that included his first Major League strikeout. Bowman retired just one hitter out of five - and the Mets were trying to make an out on that one as starter Noah Syndergaard sacrificed two runners over.

Sports Crystal Palace v Liverpool
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Liverpool will be without Joe Gomez for next few weeks as he suffered an ankle injury while featuring for the three lions against the Netherlands. Palace's other threat will come from the opposite flank. Expect Liverpool to dominate, but Palace to threaten on the break. With the Reds still in the Champions League , Salah's current tally of 36 goals in all competitions looks set to surpass 40 in an astonishing first season at the club.

Sports Notre Dame beats top-ranked UConn 91-89 in OT
Author: 0 Notre Dame beats top-ranked UConn 91-89 in OT

If they want to get to the national title game, the Bulldogs will have to get past Louisville. "She's the person I go to when I'm down or need to talk to someone or just need some advice. The UConn Huskies were named the top seed of the 64-team field for the 2018 NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Championship. Bryant later tweeted at Ogunbowale, "Big Time shot Arike!" The Irish will play William and the Bulldogs, who beat Louisville in the other national semifinal on Friday, for the title ...

Sports West Ham's Lanzini doubtful for Southampton game
Author: 0 West Ham's Lanzini doubtful for Southampton game

Lanzini is questionable for Saturday's match with Southampton due to a minor knee injury suffered while playing for the Argentina national team. The Hammers had signed Javier Hernanandez, and were also hopeful that Andy Carroll's fitness would hold up and he could play a large role in the campaign.

Sports Punter Marquette King drawing interest from Minnesota Vikings
Author: 0 Punter Marquette King drawing interest from Minnesota Vikings

A second-team All-Pro selection in 2016, King finished first in Pro Bowl fan voting previous year, although he was never selected for that all-star game. Among the flurry of off-season moves in Oakland, third-year tight end Clive Walford has been waived with one year left on his contract. His best season came in 2016, when he had 33 receptions for 359 yards and three touchdowns in 15 games, including eight starts.

Sports Isner stuns del Potro to make Miami final
Author: 0 Isner stuns del Potro to make Miami final

After a one-sided first set, Isner continued to be the aggressor from the baseline and cracked a vicious forehand victor, which measured 117mph and left his opponent rooted to the spot. "John deserved to win today". "But I got so much love from the fans that the pains go away during the match". Isner was playing in his 11th career ATP Masters 1000 semifinal, and is now into this third career final.

Sports Cinema world, fans bid tearful adieu to Sridevi
Author: 0 Cinema world, fans bid tearful adieu to Sridevi

By late afternoon her body, wrapped in a magenta and gold sari and an Indian flag, began its journey from the club to the crematorium where her funeral took place according to Hindu customs. Early on Wednesday morning saw a number of fans, media personnel, Bollywood celebrities and public figures poured into the Celebration Sports Club in Lokhandwala to pay their respects to the legendary actress and offered their condolences to the family.

Sports Bruins On Top In The East
Author: 0 Bruins On Top In The East

Stamkos, who has a career-high 59 assists this season, would benefit from time off before the playoffs, saying, "It's probably one of those things where if you just took two weeks doing nothing, it'd probably be good". Vasilevskiy would be looking for his first career victory against the Bruins - he is 0-3-1 with a 3.00 GAA and.908 percentage against Boston . Killorn took an interference penalty with 31 seconds remaining and Pastrnak scored five seconds into the penalty, putting the Bruins ...

Author: 0 Team SA arrive at Gold Coast ahead of Commonwealth Games

When are the Commonwealth Games 2018? What are the Commonwealth Games? About 1.1 million tickets had been sold with more than a week to sell the remaining 150,000. Scanlan said it would be a nice way to finish her Commonwealth Games journey after shooting was scrapped from the competition for 2022. About 100 workers walked off the job this week in a dispute over job security, a potential impediment to the sponsor's product flowing on the coast.

Sports Tyronn Lue to Rejoin Cavaliers as Observer vs. Pelicans After Leave
Author: 0 Tyronn Lue to Rejoin Cavaliers as Observer vs. Pelicans After Leave

The Cavs (45-30) have won six of seven, but must continue that hot trend to hold onto the No. 3 spot in the East. It's important that the Cavs begin to play the best ball of the season right now, and they've arguably been doing just that in their last few games - with the exception of an absolute beatdown at the hands of the Miami Heat.

Sports Logo for Pakistan-West Indies T20 series unveiled
Author: 0 Logo for Pakistan-West Indies T20 series unveiled

The game which was attended by more than 33,000 fans was played without a single untoward incident. Earlier, the Caribbean side's tour to Pakistan was due to take place in November past year, but adverse weather conditions in Lahore and the West Indies' major players commitment to the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) became the main reasons behind the postponement.

Sports Messi trains but remains doubt for Sevilla match
Author: 0 Messi trains but remains doubt for Sevilla match

The Barca star missed both of Argentina's worldwide friendlies due to a hamstring tweak meaning there's a bit of a question mark over his fitness now. "We're not going to worry about something that's not [been confirmed]". Lionel Messi returned to training with Barcelona on Thursday to offer the Catalans a boost with less than a week to go before their Champions League clash against Roma .

Sports Barcelona eye Arsenal and Spurs target as Umtiti replacement
Author: 0 Barcelona eye Arsenal and Spurs target as Umtiti replacement

But Messi will be in action for Barcelona at the weekend in the match away to Sevilla in la Liga before confronting Roma in the Champions League quarter finals. "He's fine", Valverde added. The transfer window is closed but managers are working hard on their plans for the summer so we'll bring you all the latest gossip from around the globe.

Sports 4th Test match - Summary
Author: 0 4th Test match - Summary

AB de Villiers was 8 not out. The Australia players stood in a circle before play began on the first day at the Wanderers Stadium to congratulate bowler Chadd Sayers as he was selected for his debut and awarded his test cap. Markram posted his fourth Test ton and pushed on to 152 // GettyThe score had moved to 142 before Amla edged a flashy drive from an outswinger by Cummins, with Peter Handscomb taking a well-judged catch high and to his right at second slip.