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Sports Match 9: BAN vs NZ - New Zealand Predicted Playing XI
Author: 0 Match 9: BAN vs NZ - New Zealand Predicted Playing XI

Two lengthy spells went by without a boundary - 52 balls from the eighth over to the 17th, and 34 balls from the 38th over - with the massive Bangladesh fan contingent regularly roaring for shots, only for the noise to quickly morph into a whimper as they saw a New Zealand player race around to restrict a boundary.

Sports Patient Rohit century gives India winning start to World Cup
Author: 0 Patient Rohit century gives India winning start to World Cup

India were cautious in their reply and the game was in the balance when Virat Kohli (18) was brilliantly caught by wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock with the score on 54 for two in the 16th over. Bumrah, the world's top-ranked one-day worldwide bowler, had the ball darting around on a cloudy morning in Southampton as he sent back Hashim Amla for six.

Sports Klay Thompson (Hamstring Strain) Questionable for Game 3
Author: 0 Klay Thompson (Hamstring Strain) Questionable for Game 3

Looney is averaging 7.2 points and 4.6 rebounds per game this postseason. The Warriors grabbed Game 2 thanks to huge games from Draymond Green , Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson . No wonder Thompson had mixed feelings on his availability for Game 3. In the immediate aftermath of the game, the player was hopeful of returning for Game 3 but following an MRI, it was confirmed that the center will be out indefinitely.

Author: 0 1 lawsuit dropped accusing Ronaldo of rape, another active

Mayorga claimed at the time that the events had happened in a Las Vegas penthouse in 2009, when the player and alleged victim met at a nightclub. Ronaldo publicly denied the allegations , stating his 'conscience was clear, ' but faced repercussions as Nike dropped his merchandise temporarily and e-sports developers EA Sports replaced him on the cover of their widely-grossing game Federation Internationale de Football Association 19.

Sports Swiss Court Suspends IAAF Rules Barring Caster Semenya
Author: 0 Swiss Court Suspends IAAF Rules Barring Caster Semenya

The Limpopo-born runner was later said to be taking medication to lower her testosterone level until 2015 when the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) suspended an IAAF rule that enforced a limit on naturally occurring levels. Her legal team has contended that the IAAF rule violates Semenya's human rights. When she launched her appeal last week, she again insisted that she would not take medication to reduce her testosterone "I am a woman and I am a world-class athlete", she said.

Sports Pakistan bounce back to beat fancied England
Author: 0 Pakistan bounce back to beat fancied England

To add to their concerns, captain Morgan may face a two-match ban for a slow over rate. Pakistan showed why they remains an enigma in cricket with a stunning 14-run win that ended a long losing streak in one-day internationals despite two centuries for the World Cup host nation.

Sports Quarter-finals: Johanna Konta makes history at French Open - Roland-Garros
Author: 0 Quarter-finals: Johanna Konta makes history at French Open - Roland-Garros

Japanese seventh seed Nishikori came back from 1-4 and 3-5 down in the final set to beat Benoit Paire of France and set-up a quarter-final clash on Tuesday against defending champion Rafael Nadal . Nishikori has only defeated 11-time French Open champion Nadal twice in 12 meetings with both of those wins coming on hard court. Laver, an 11-time Grand Slam title victor, also thinks Djokovic is capable of becoming the first man since himself 50 years ago to win a calendar clean-sweep.

Sports Watch Pocono 400 Online, On TV
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Busch has spent most of the last few months complaining about NASCAR's current rules package created to increase side-by-side racing and manufacture competition. The 2015 Cup Series champion didn't top either of the first two stages - those were swept by Kyle Larson - but Busch was in control when it counted.

Sports Salah reveals photo of 2018 Champions League defeat motivated him to win
Author: 0 Salah reveals photo of 2018 Champions League defeat motivated him to win

Salah scored a penalty in the second minute of the Champions League final against Tottenham before Divock Origi scored a second goal in the 87th minute of the game as to secure Liverpool's sixth title. Dele Alli, Danny Rose and Eric Dier also featured for Mauricio Pochettino's men, while Liverpool trio Jordan Henderson , Trent Alexander-Arnold and Joe Gomez are included in Gareth Southgate's 23-man squad.

Sports Fiji win in Paris and claim fourth series title
Author: 0 Fiji win in Paris and claim fourth series title

Fiji rushed to 12-0 on tries by Meli Derenalagi and Sevuloni Mocenacagi. The 2018/2019 World 7s series victor may be decided in the first semifinal as Fiji and US are likely to meet barring any upset. Fiji came into Paris with a slim, two-point lead over the Americans, and by virtue of their win on Sunday, will finish on top of the overall season standings.

Sports Bruins routs Blues in Game Three to take 2-1 lead
Author: 0 Bruins routs Blues in Game Three to take 2-1 lead

For the Blues , they are just 5-5 at home this postseason, and they will be trying to become just the second team to beat the Bruins two straight times . Recalling his experience being in the stadium for the St. Louis Cardinals' 1982 World Series win, Hamm said, "If this happens, it's going to be that times infinity".

Sports Lionel Messi: Liverpool superstar Virgil van Dijk on Ballon d'Or after
Author: 0 Lionel Messi: Liverpool superstar Virgil van Dijk on Ballon d'Or after

Former Liverpool winger John Barnes believes Virgil van Dijk deserves to win this year's Ballon d'Or . When asked if van Dijk could win the prize, Barnes said : "Very possibly". The duo started as Liverpool overcame Tottenham 2-0 in the Champions League final in Madrid on Saturday to win their first trophies with the club.

Sports Nadal reaches French semis for record 12th time
Author: 0 Nadal reaches French semis for record 12th time

At the age of 37, Federer is going for his 21st Grand Slam and only his second ever major title on clay. On day 10, he was as brilliant as he was on day one, when he beat the German qualifier Yannick Hanfmann - followed by another German qualifier called Yannick: Maden.

Sports Bruins captain Zdeno Chara has broken jaw
Author: 0 Bruins captain Zdeno Chara has broken jaw

Even more impressive was the rookie's bounce-back from being pulled in Game 3 for the first time in his National Hockey League career. Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy offered no update on Chara's condition after arriving in Boston on Tuesday except to say the 2009 Norris Trophy victor was on his way to see a doctor.

Sports Embattled Haney hails US Open champ Lee6
Author: 0 Embattled Haney hails US Open champ Lee6

She has embraced the number, answering to it and writing a large "6" on her balls . Her fan club in South Korea is called " Lucky 6 ". When Jeongeun Lee6 was 4 years old, her father, a truck driver , was paralyzed in an accident after falling asleep at the wheel.

Author: 0 Djoker sets French Open record, keeps Slam alive

Their fourth-round match had been suspended by darkness on Sunday, with Nishikori leading two sets to one. The 33-year-old was leading by two sets and a break in the third (4-2) when play was stopped after almost two-hours on court. Benoit Paire was left slightly puzzled during his fourth round match in the French Open against Kei Nishikori . "I need to play at my very very best to have a chance".

Sports Smokin' Johanna Konta crushes Vekic to reach French Open last eight
Author: 0 Smokin' Johanna Konta crushes Vekic to reach French Open last eight

It's the first time we played on clay, and I knew that I had the game to beat her, but she also has the game to be able to beat me, so when I came out here on court, I just really tried to do the best that I can, really keep a good perspective, see the good things I was doing, and enjoy playing against a great player".

Sports Real Madrid finally complete £52million deal as Zidane lands first summer signing
Author: 0 Real Madrid finally complete £52million deal as Zidane lands first summer signing

Barcelona were said to be interested in signing Jovic and reportedly scouted the Serbia striker as they hunt for a long-term successor to Luis Suarez. "He has the best qualifications for a great career ". The Serb found the back of the net an impressive 27 times in 48 appearances across all competitions, with Eintracht Frankfurt choosing to turn his two-year loan deal into a permanent move for a mere €6 million.

Sports Lungi Ngidi Sidelined For 10 Ten Days, To Miss India Clash
Author: 0 Lungi Ngidi Sidelined For 10 Ten Days, To Miss India Clash

Mortaza's men got themselves in the driver's seat very early in the second inning and never allowed the Proteas to clinch the ascendancy. South Africa simply had no answers, unable to pull off what would have proved a record World Cup run chase - and were left to leave south London licking their wounds and counting a rising injury tally.

Sports Novak Djokovic continues his French Open march with win over Salvatore Caruso
Author: 0 Novak Djokovic continues his French Open march with win over Salvatore Caruso

It will nearly certainly get more hard from hereon in as Djokovic tries to win his second French title and, for the second time in his career, hold all four Grand Slam titles at the same time as he did by winning in Paris in 2016. I think it's the other way around, as well. But Krajinovic threw everything he had at Tsitsipas, which unsettled the 20-year-old. A tremendous backhand beat an advancing Struff to set up a chance to break and Djokovic battered his way through to take it, ...

Sports Misbah-ul-Haq Picks MS Dhoni As His Cricketing Idol From India
Author: 0 Misbah-ul-Haq Picks MS Dhoni As His Cricketing Idol From India

Also read Sportstar's Interactive Statosphere - a series where we bring you a recap of the game in infographics. The Indian bowling attack, led by Jasprit Bumrah and Bhuvneshwar Kumar, will hope to flawless the pace in the death overs in preparation for tougher teams such as England and Australia.

Sports Qatar to host next two Club World Cups
Author: 0 Qatar to host next two Club World Cups

After winning the right to host a 32-team World Cup in 2010, in a bidding process mired in bribery allegations, the Qataris are coming under sustained pressure to switch to 48. The decision was taken during the ninth meeting of FIFA's strategic and decision-making body, in Miami. "The revamped FIFA Club World Cup will be played during the worldwide match calendar slot that corresponded to the FIFA Confederations Cup".

Sports Untested so far at French Open, Djokovic faces Zverev next
Author: 0 Untested so far at French Open, Djokovic faces Zverev next

Their fourth-round match had been suspended by darkness on Sunday, with Nishikori leading two sets to one. And Djokovic is yet to be challenged at all this year at Roland Garros. Paire admitted he had lost concentration in the latter stages of the match. Nadal has won 10 of their 12 previous matches, including all three on clay.

Sports Lightning strikes tree near clubhouse at US Women's Open
Author: 0 Lightning strikes tree near clubhouse at US Women's Open

Women's Open appearances, and Liu making her first start. She and Liu, who forged their friendship when both played on the Duke University golf team that won the 2014 USA collegiate title, were tied on seven-under 206, one stroke in front of Americans Lexi Thompson and Jaye Marie Green and 36-hole leader Mamiko Higa of Japan.

Sports Gerald McCoy Finalizing One-Year, $8.5 Million Deal With Panthers
Author: 0 Gerald McCoy Finalizing One-Year, $8.5 Million Deal With Panthers

A first-team All-Pro selection in 2013, McCoy has been one of the NFL's most consistent interior defensive linemen since the Buccaneers took him third overall in 2010. Even with a drop-off the past two seasons - six sacks each year - McCoy should improve the Panthers' rush. The defensive tackle was scheduled to count $13 million against the Bucs' salary cap in 2019, which was a number that Tampa just couldn't afford.

Sports Virat Kohli immature, can’t take abuse, says Kagiso Rabada
Author: 0 Virat Kohli immature, can’t take abuse, says Kagiso Rabada

Before the match Virat suffered an injury scare, injuring his thumb during a practice session. After hurting his thumb, Kohli was seen carrying a glass of ice water with his thumb immersed it while departing from the ground. He has some fantastic help from Rohit Sharma , Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul and ever-dependent MS Dhoni in the batting department, but one former worldwide captain is of opinion that Kohli is the key for India's success in this tournament.