The risky Chris Gayle departed for a 13-ball duck after Bangladesh won the toss and asked the West Indies to bat first, but Hope and Lewis stitched together a 116-run partnership for the second wicket to lay the platform for a competitive total.
However, Perera was bowled by Mitchell Starc (4-55) to break the first-wicket partnership and all but end Sri Lanka's momentum - they scored only a further 11 boundaries in the rest of their entire innings. Sri Lanka team manager Ashantha de Mel recently made a complaint on International Cricket Council that all the teams participating in the tournament are not treated equally.
In the next four games, net run-rate is not going to play a massive role if you win those games. Similarly, South Africa were measured in their chase and lost only one wicket in pursuit of 127. "Morris (Chris) and Tahir were fantastic in the middle overs as they got wickets". Faf du Plessis , the South Africa captain, defended the out-of-nick Amla's glorified net, which promised greater fruit when he awoke memories of a player who has stroked 27 one-day worldwide hundreds with a ...
This win changes Woodland's life, and the recent form suggests that he's capable of continuing this success in the near future. Out here, when I get a little excited, I need to find a way to calm myself back down. He birdied the hole and had a 2-shot advantage. "It's incredible. Anytime you can compete in a major is special, and to have a chance to go back-to-back, that was pretty cool".
The incident, which he denies, is claimed to have occurred at a Paris hotel in mid-May. Speaking to France Football , the 45-year-old Qatari businessman has made it clear that his players should focus more on their football than living the high life as celebrities.
The hard-fought victory for Dennerby's side left the unfortunate South Koreans pointless after their first two games in Group A and put Nigeria level with France and Norway on three ahead of their crunch clash in Nice later on Wednesday. Nigeria lost their opening game 3-0 to Norway. After her goal won her the Player of the Match award, the Barcelona forward is now aiming to help her side secure a positive result against France in Rennes on Monday.
The trade for Anthony Davis has not been completed yet. As we get closer and closer to the 2019 National Basketball Association free agency, the National Basketball Association landscape continues to shift in unexpected ways. Whenever it happens, the Lakers will be sending a massive bounty to the Pelicans. The Post reported last week the Pelicans didn't view the Knicks' young assets as especially attractive in comparison to other Davis suitors, feeling they needed a third team more ...
Many are claiming that this video was shot on the eve of the match and are using it to claim a lack of commitment and hard work on part of the cricketer. Then Pakistan lost the wickets of Mohammad Hafeez and Shoaib Malik in quick succession and were down and out of the game. Earlier, Kohli became the quickest player to 11,000 one-day worldwide runs, getting there in 222nd innings compared to compatriot Sachin Tendulkar's previous record of 276 innings.
And late on Prince got the goal she fully deserved, reacting quickest to finish after Sinclair's header hit the post. The two teams tied 0-0 the last time they met - in group play in Edmonton at the last World Cup in a game temporarily halted in the first half due to lightning concerns.
A three-time Olympian and only the second player, man or woman, to score a hat-trick in a World Cup final when the U.S won in 2015, Lloyd came off the bench against Thailand to score their 13th goal and could now be challenging for a starting spot.
The 60-year-old is no stranger to the Italian top flight, having led to Napoli to a top-three finish in all three of his seasons in Naples. However, he has already been installed as the bookies favourite to succeed Sarri at the club with The Sunday Times reporting that owner Roman Abramovich called him personally last week to tell him that he would have at least two transfer windows to prove that he deserves the job.
Samantha Mewis' opening aim for US became the 800th aim scored in Ladies folks's World Cup suits, with U.S. guilty for 116 of them - extra than any assorted crew. The U.S. women's national team made America proud Tuesday at the FIFA Women's World Cup, routing Thailand 13-0 in the Group stage opener. Here is a snippet: "I don't want to hear another word about whether the Americans scored too much or over-celebrated".
If anything Morgan, who fractured a finger ahead of the World Cup warm-up game against Australia here, looked in more distress than Roy when he pulled up towards the end of West Indies innings but the good news was the captain had suffered only a back spasm .
Pakistan certainly has something to be positive about in quick Mohammad Amir , who ripped through the Aussie batting line-up with figures of 5/30 from his 10 overs. Australian born Shaniera Akram, wife for former Pakistan skipper Wasim Akram, is fully supporting the Green Shirts in the ongoing ICC Cricket World Cup 2019.
Encarnacion was traded to Seattle before the 2019 campaign and is batting.241 with 49 RBIs. As part of the trade, the Mariners will reportedly also send $8.4 million of what is owed to Encarnacion to NY. The 19-year-old right-hander, whom the Yankees originally acquired from the Mariners , put up a 2.70 ERA in the Gulf Coast League last year. He could split time between designated hitter and at first base for NY.
On the downside, the team's president may face charges for allegedly assaulting a sheriff's deputy Thursday after the championship victory, the CBC reports. Ujiri, who despite the claim in the second tweet appears to have his credential in his right hand, looks to have gotten into it with one of the officers standing courtside.
He had spent four years with the Italian club after being sold to them by United for £1.5m in 2012. Subscribe to our SMS sports service by texting "SPORTS" to 22840. And while United are not willing to lose him, Marca report that Zidane and Pogba are determined to make the transfer happen. The Red Devils broke the world transfer record to bring the French midfielder back to Old Trafford, splashing out a cool £89.3 million to Juventus for his services.
The 21-year-old became the first arrival of the Ole Gunnar Solskjaer era at the 20-time English champions after Manchester United confirmed the transfer on Wednesday night. James told the club website: "I think the ambition they've got for the club is unbelievable for the next few years - to get players in who are hungry and ready to work hard".
The 2-time defending champion Golden State Warriors were valiant in defeat as Klay Thompson scored 30 points before leaving the game with a knee injury. According to a report on Israel's Sport 5 channel last week, the Raptors' Jewish billionaire co-owner, Larry Tanenbaum, said he would bring the club to visit Israel if it won the title.
The first Merseyside derby of the season will be held at Anfield in December, meanwhile, and the second is set for Goodison Park in mid-March. New customers will be able to join Amazon Prime for £7.99 per month, or £79 for the year.
Ferreyra Cruz is also believed to be the same man wanted in a pair of armed street robberies on December 22 in Clifton, New Jersey, a detective lieutenant, Robert Bracken, with the city's police department told The Star-Ledger newspaper of Newark, New Jersey.
Three of them - Chelsea loanees Fikayo Tomori, Mason Mount and Tammy Abraham - were involved in the playoff final at Wembley and could all be back at Stamford Bridge next season. Yet the opportunity to take the reins at the club he joined for £11m from West Ham 18 years ago on Friday would surely still be hard to resist. Derby , Lampard's current employer, will not stand in his way, provided Chelsea are respectful in their pursuit and pay £4million compensation.
The total audience numbers peaked to almost six million at approximately 10:44 PM ET during the game's final minute as the Warriors escaped Toronto with a 109-104 victory. He scored 34 points for the Warriors and became the first player in National Basketball Association history to make 100 three-pointers in the Finals.
Stevens, who is a member of the Warriors' six-person executive board, has been a part owner of the team since 2013. The billionaire power couple were sitting court side, enjoying the action between the Golden State Warriors and the Toronto Raptors at Oracle Arena in Oakland .
Blues Chief Revenue Officer Steve Chapman says that in addition to players and coaches, the parade and rally will feature retired Blues players as well as Laila Anderson , the 11-year-old girl fighting a rare disease who served as the team's inspiration.
In the second Group A game Peru play Venezuela in Porto Alegre on Saturday (20:00 BST), while Brazil's next match is against Venezuela (23:00 BST) in Salvador on Tuesday. It is the first time Australia will participate in the quadrennial South American tournament which, unlike the Asian Cup or European Championships, invites two teams from outside the continent.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) has already been drawing flak for the poor scheduling and lack of reserve days for the league stage matches and in case the India-Pakistan clash is washed out, one can be pretty sure that a lot of eyebrows will be raised towards the international governing body.
Schefter reported that Texans executive vice president of team development Jack Easterby, a former member of the Patriots, attended the team's Super Bowl ring presentation party last week. Easterby and Caserio are represented by the same agent, Bob LaMonte. Schefter's tweet was short on details, but he noted that an National Football League investigation will follow.
Juventus Director of Sport Fabio Paratici travelled to London to this week to negotiate Sarri's departure with Chelsea . Frank Lampard spent 13 years at Stamford Bridge, clocking almost 650 appearances and making a name for himself as one of, if not the greatest player in the history of the club.
Pat had a deep love for the game of football, the Broncos and the City of Denver . Amazingly, Bowlen's Broncos had as many Super Bowl appearances as losing seasons (seven) after he took over the franchise. Pat Bowlen grew up playing hockey and football and running track. "He cared about you as a person, he cared about you as a player, and he gave you everything he had to help you succeed, but you always knew you were expected to care as much as he did".