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Sports Practice match against Essex leaves India with plenty to ponder
Author: 0 Practice match against Essex leaves India with plenty to ponder

The Essex fast bowler Paul Walter then took the charge himself, when he first bowled Vijay for 53, followed by the prized scalp of the Indian skipper for 68 runs. Looking comfortable to a great extent, Pujara put on 36 runs for the second wicket with Rahul (who was dropped on 8 at second slip). It is going to be a nail-biter to watch India defend a total of 395 with an experienced bowling attack with nearly 5 sessions remaining and it would be interesting to see the performance of ...

Sports Mahrez given all-clear after ankle knock during Man City friendly
Author: 0 Mahrez given all-clear after ankle knock during Man City friendly

After the 3-2 victory over Bayern , Guardiola admitted he was in the dark over the extent of the problem. It helps them to understand the game. The opener came in the 15th minute, when they overloaded on the right wing, freeing up space for Rafinha to float in a cross that Shabani emphatically headed home.

Author: 0 Cameron Norrie reaches Atlanta Open semi-finals

Seeking his fifth victory at Atlantic Station in the last six years, Isner will face the victor of the night semifinal between eighth-seeded Ryan Harrison and Britain's Cameron Norrie . "I needed to", Isner told the media after the match. "I am definitely playing better than I was in the beginning of the year". Harrison beat Cameron Norrie of Britain 3-6, 6-3, 6-2 in the night match.

Author: 0 Islamic State claims attack that killed 2 American cyclists in Tajikistan

The US embassy in Tajikistan confirmed that two of the fatalities were American citizens. Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack, the group's AMAQ news agency said on Monday. The dead were two people from the United States, one from Switzerland and one from the Netherlands. "According to multiple sources, on July 29 Tajik citizens hit seven foreign cyclists with their vehicle, exited the auto, and stabbed the cyclists with knives", the embassy said in a statement on its ...

Sports Transfer: Leicester City boss speaks on Maguire leaving for Manchester United
Author: 0 Transfer: Leicester City boss speaks on Maguire leaving for Manchester United

If there is going to be another addition to the roster at Old Trafford this summer it will likely be a central defender, and Maguire repeatedly comes up at the top of Mourinho's wish list. Despite his Argentina side being eliminated in the World Cup round of 16, Rojo hasn't bothered to join up with United on their preseason tour. Capped 41 times for his nation, the versatile attacking midfielder impressed at the World Cup in Russian Federation, playing all three matches against Spain, ...

Sports Mourinho frustrated with under-strength United squad
Author: 0 Mourinho frustrated with under-strength United squad

They are yet to win a game in 90 minutes and were thrashed 4-1 by rivals Liverpool at the weekend. "Today, we have four or five players who are dead because they care with the club and try to give everything, even risking themselves, because they don't want to let all the kids play by themselves against Milan, against Liverpool ", Mourinho said .

Sports Lewis Hamilton praises Valtteri Bottas' role in Hungarian GP win
Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton praises Valtteri Bottas' role in Hungarian GP win

Asked if "wingman is what you have to accept, driving for Mercedes ", he replied: "I think we need to speak after this race, we are over halfway of the year and the points gap is big, so for sure the team will decide at some point". The Ferrari driver emerged behind Bottas and it looked set to finish that way before Vettel took second by driving round the outside of the Finn at the first turn with five laps to go.

Sports Dillian Whyte beats Joseph Parker in gruelling contest
Author: 0 Dillian Whyte beats Joseph Parker in gruelling contest

Parker for several rounds became hesitant, fighting with the same lack of ambition, and perhaps belief, that had contributed to his defeat by Joshua. "I don't care, Wilder, Joshua", Whyte said when asked who he wanted to fight next. Whyte began to tire, and it looked like Parker could power his way home as he began to land some punches on his British opponent. "That fight is always going to be there", Hearn said.

Author: 0 No need for new defender this summer says Jurgen Klopp

Showing no signs of the shoulder injury which forced him to be substituted early during the Champions League final and then struggle at the World Cup in Russian Federation, the Egyptian was a menace throughout. There was also further evidence that Mourinho's relationship with Martial is being stretched to breaking point, as he declared the Frenchman should be on his way back to the US in order to help the team in their final friendly game against Real Madrid.

Author: 0 Tajikistan probes 'attack' that left four foreign cyclists dead

Swiss Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Silvia Mueller said that Swiss authorities are in contact with Tajik officials and that while the circumstances of the incident are still unclear, the Swiss government's travel advice for Tajikistan notes the risk of attacks and the bad road traffic situation in the country.

Sports Create Female Players for the First Time Ever!
Author: 0 Create Female Players for the First Time Ever!

And perhaps obviously, the NBA LIVE Companion app can be used to scan faces into the game for created players for women and men alike. They still might be a ways behind, but incorporating female create-a-player likely makes the game more enticing to female gamers, and a larger audience.

Sports Houston Rockets extend Clint Capela
Author: 0 Houston Rockets extend Clint Capela

Against the Warriors in the Western Conference Finals, Capela registered 10.3 points, 10.7 rebounds and 1.1 blocks, and shot over 72 percent overall. The Rockets made significant changes to their roster this offseason. Capela posted 42 double-doubles in 74 games last season. It's a fair deal all around and it has no team or player options. The Swiss-born Capela had been seeking an extension comparable to those signed in 2016 by Oklahoma City 's Steven Adams (four years, $100 million) ...

Sports Gianluigi Buffon admits he must fight for PSG starting spot
Author: 0 Gianluigi Buffon admits he must fight for PSG starting spot

The Brazilian was criticised for his on-pitch theatrics during the World Cup, specifically during their last-16 victory against Mexico , before suffering a quarter-final defeat against Belgium. Most recently, there were reports in Spain which stated that Barcelona came to an agreement with Paris Saint Germain midfielder Adrien Rabiot on a potential transfer.

Author: 0 Formula One: Lewis Hamilton wins Hungarian Grand Prix to build championship lead

When the Ferrari driver finally made his move at turn two, the Bottas misjudged his braking, clattering the rear of Vettel's vehicle. "I was happy today, happy to finish and get some points and have a race I feel I maximised". "So, we'll see. Should be an exciting second part of the year". Bottas said that he would speak to Mercedes" team management later to discuss the "wingman' issue, as he suggested there had been no indication he was playing a supporting role to Hamilton.

Sports Jurgen Klopp replies when asked if Liverpool FC will make this signing
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp replies when asked if Liverpool FC will make this signing

Mourinho, speaking after United were beaten 4-1 by Liverpool in MI on Saturday, complained that he could not name a stronger side with a host of stars on extended leave following the World Cup. 'We are here just to survive and to have some not very ugly results. "We've played against quality opponents". "I would like to have two more players", Mourinho told a news conference on Saturday at Michigan Stadium.

Sports Man United receive triple injury blow ahead of Real Madrid game
Author: 0 Man United receive triple injury blow ahead of Real Madrid game

Jurgen Klopp admitted that Xherdan Shaqiri's start to his Liverpool career was better than he anticipated after the Switzerland worldwide scored a stunning overhead kick in Saturday's 4-1 victory over Manchester United . The latest reports from England suggest United may have to settle for Chelsea's Gary Cahill as a short-term signing. Eric Bailly and Ander Herrera are the latest to cause concern, after they played nearly the full 90 minutes in both games against AC Milan and ...

Sports Sebastian Vettel doesn't blame Valtteri Bottas for Hungary collision
Author: 0 Sebastian Vettel doesn't blame Valtteri Bottas for Hungary collision

After the win, which follows a recovery from 14th on the grid to win in Germany last weekend, Hamilton was full of praise for Mercedes amid the back-to-back victories. He rejoined second between the German and Bottas. But he comfortably held position while Vettel jumped ahead of Raikkonen and nearly caught Bottas.

Sports Matteo Darmian Confirms Desire To Leave Manchester United
Author: 0 Matteo Darmian Confirms Desire To Leave Manchester United

Speaking about his desire to leave, Darmian said " that's what I want " to leave United as " I want to play more regularly " which is not happening in Manchester . "It was an honour for me to be captain and I'm very happy", said Darmian. "This is what you work towards, the start of the season, during pre-season".

Sports United to step up chase of England star Maguire
Author: 0 United to step up chase of England star Maguire

There is a huge ambition at Molineux now, and funds seem to be of no issue, so as long as terms can be agreed between club and player, with United keen to sell, there appears no reason why the Argentine will not move to the midlands. "To play for probably the best club in the world is a good thing, and for me, it's an honor to play here and play for Manchester United ". Darmian joined United from Torino in 2015 and enjoyed a solid debut campaign, but he has been a peripheral figure under ...

Sports Tour de France: Stage 18 highlights
Author: 0 Tour de France: Stage 18 highlights

But Thomas, a key helper in Froome's previous four Tour wins, stepped up to the plate when required, countering unsafe attacks and threats from rivals, and sprinting to claim precious bonus seconds to show he was fully deserving of what was a historic win for Wales.

Sports Hamilton wins in Hungary to stretch F1 title lead
Author: 0 Hamilton wins in Hungary to stretch F1 title lead

In a dramatic finish, Bottas lost control of his auto as he bumped Daniel Ricciardo's Red Bull off the track as he was about to be overtaken. "We have won five races, we are ahead of the Ferraris which eight-nine races in really turned up the heat, and to come away with two wins [in a row] is a great show of strength in depth".

Sports Mourinho Open for Darmian Exit
Author: 0 Mourinho Open for Darmian Exit

Jose Mourinho has hit out at Manchester United attacker Anthony Martial , by insisting that the Frenchman should have returned to his clubs pre-season tour of America after originally been given special permission to leave in order to attend the birth of his child.

Sports Emotional Geraint Thomas celebrates 'insane' Tour win
Author: 0 Emotional Geraint Thomas celebrates 'insane' Tour win

Froome was the favourite to retain his title but he paid the price for the efforts he made to win the Giro d'Italia in May as he just failed to become the first man in 20 years to achieve the Giro-Tour double. "I don't know what has happened to me". "I felt strong. I felt really good, actually". An all-around rider who began his career on the track, Thomas helped Britain to gold medals in team pursuit at the 2008 and 2012 Olympics before turning his full attention to road racing.

Sports ‘NBA Live 19’ will let you create female players
Author: 0 ‘NBA Live 19’ will let you create female players

Female characters will have access to the entire progression system in " NBA Live 19 ". Not only is this a first for the NBA Live series , but it's the first time we've been able to create and play as women basketball players in any basketball game to date.

Sports Chelsea accept Manchester United's offer for Willian
Author: 0 Chelsea accept Manchester United's offer for Willian

Willian would be a decent option for us to have given that he is suited to United's playing style. Already, the decision of new boss not willing to communicate with any of his senior squad members still on vacation with the intention of convincing them to remain with Chelsea could end up badly for the Italian and hand the Spanish an edge in this transfer.

Sports Five Players To Watch at the RBC Canadian Open
Author: 0 Five Players To Watch at the RBC Canadian Open

First-round leader Robert Garrigus also was 9 under, following an opening 63 with a 72. Both players will look to bounce back this week at Glen Abbey. "Could have been 59 there if a couple putts didn't lip out", Garrigus said. "Rolled some putts in, chipped in, and you've got to do that around here".

Sports 'Liverpool will make Premier League title race closer'
Author: 0 'Liverpool will make Premier League title race closer'

So, you'd expect them to be a lot stronger this season. City will again start the new season as the favourites for the championship, and Mata has said that his team "must be consistent" if they want to land their first top-flight crown since 2013.

Sports International Champions Cup Report: Manchester United v Liverpool 28 July 2018
Author: 0 International Champions Cup Report: Manchester United v Liverpool 28 July 2018

Mourinho bemoaned the state of some of the rosters in this preseason tournament, saying American fans deserve to see teams at their best. "I wouldn't come. They were called by the baseball federation. "Michael Carrick is Michael Carrick, and there is no successor", said Mourinho. "Friendly or competitive, a game is a game and they're all important to me".

Author: 0 Manchester United are in trouble ahead of season, admits Mourinho

The last time it happened, in 2009, United were the English, European and World Champions on their way to another Premier League title. Mourinho questioned why he is still waiting for a new arrival - sources have told ESPN FC that it is a centre-back - despite handing in a list of five targets "a few months ago".

Sports Brewers join bullpen arms race before Major League Baseball trade deadline, adding Joakim Soria
Author: 0 Brewers join bullpen arms race before Major League Baseball trade deadline, adding Joakim Soria

This isn't a simple rental for the Brewers , as Soria has a $10 million mutual option for the 2019 season before becoming a free agent in 2020. He recorded 49 strikeouts in 38.2 innings as opponents batted just.230. For the first time since 2015, Soria has pitched full-time as a closer, saving 16 games in 19 opportunities for the White Sox. Perez has a 2.01 ERA and 47 strikeouts in 40 1/3 innings across eight starts for the Domincan Summer League Brewers.