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Sports India batsman Shikhar Dhawan ruled out with thumb injury
Author: 0 India batsman Shikhar Dhawan ruled out with thumb injury

Team India's World Cup campaign got a big jolt as opener Shikhar Dhawan has been ruled out of the World Cup 2019 on Wednesday. He travelled to Leeds to meet a surgeon after that, where the hairline fracture was diagnosed. Apart from his current form, Dhawan has a stellar record in ICC tournaments, which is why his absence might hurt India . Dhawan's place at the top of the batting lineup was taken by KL Rahul , who was bumped up from the middle order to open against Pakistan at Old ...

Sports Woodland takes 1-shot lead into Sunday at Pebble
Author: 0 Woodland takes 1-shot lead into Sunday at Pebble

There were three golfers three strokes back of the lead including the defending champion Brooks Koepka . Koepka had to settle for a footnote in history as the first player with all four rounds in the 60s at the U.S Open without winning. That is exactly how Sunday played out for Woodland. Koepka gave it all he had but had to make way. He's the kind of guy you want to win because he just seems like that nice of a person.

Sports Knicks reject Hawks' offer for No. 3 pick
Author: 0 Knicks reject Hawks' offer for No. 3 pick

Beyond having the #1 overall pick, Zion Williamson , they also recently nabbed the rights to the #4 overall pick via the Anthony Davis trade . They may skip over the player who wants to play in NY, but if Garland catches their eye in this last-second workout, this might be the next point guard picked by a franchise without much luck at this position in the last 20 years.

Sports Dominant #7 Toyota reverted to 2018 Le Mans set-up
Author: 0 Dominant #7 Toyota reverted to 2018 Le Mans set-up

The No. 8 vehicle crew, who had been running second until last-hour drama, were also crowned world endurance champions, with Nakajima driving the final stint and becoming the first Japanese to win a global FIA-sanctioned series. Many expected Toyota would win this year's edition of the race, but the winning vehicle came as a surprise. "The world championship feels great".

Sports Lyon give Tottenham their price for Ndombele
Author: 0 Lyon give Tottenham their price for Ndombele

Ndombele himself spoke about that possibility. "I'll go on vacation, I'll rest my head, we'll see after". Should Ndombele arrive, then Spurs are ready to listen to offers for Eric Dier and Victor Wanyama amongst others as they will have a have a number of summer targets to pay for, with the likes of Ryan Sessegnon and Giovani Lo Celso also wanted by the club.

Sports Former XFL Icon Rod Smart 'He Hate Me' Found Safe
Author: 0 Former XFL Icon Rod Smart 'He Hate Me' Found Safe

The former XFLer and National Football League running back had been missing for almost a week after vanishing on June 12. Deputies said Smart was last seen in the town of Indian Land on Wednesday, June 12 at 10:30 a.m. "Mr". On Tuesday, the sheriff's office posted an update saying Smart was safe. He came to fame for his " He Hate Me " nickname, which he was allowed to put on his jersey for the XFL's lone season in 2001.

Sports Deputy in clash with Raptors president Masai Ujiri considering lawsuit, says lawyer
Author: 0 Deputy in clash with Raptors president Masai Ujiri considering lawsuit, says lawyer

The office does not plan to release the deputy's body camera footage to the public during the investigation, said Kelly, who confirmed the officer is on medical leave. "Our deputy pushed the man back and told him he couldn't go onto the court", Kelly alleged. Bay Area reports that a witness said Ujiri was attempting to make his way onto the court when he was stopped by a sheriff's deputy , who claimed he didn't have the proper credentials displayed.

Sports Proteas lag far behind Black Caps in mega event
Author: 0 Proteas lag far behind Black Caps in mega event

Which TV channels will broadcast New Zealand vs South Africa match? This makes today's encounter virtually a do-or-die one for the Proteas . Under the Duckworth-Lewis method of calculations, New Zealand were chasing 298 and chased they did as Grant Elliott played the innings of his life to carry his adopted country to victory against the country of his birth.

Sports Blues agree to let Sarri go, seek out Lampard
Author: 0 Blues agree to let Sarri go, seek out Lampard

Juve manager Massimiliano Allegri left the Turin club at the end of the season but Premier League Chelsea wanted compensation for releasing Sarri to cover the final year of his contract. Chelsea FC enjoyed a strong season under Maurizio Sarri, finishing third in the Premier League table and winning the Europa League under the Italian.

Sports It's a record: Brooke Henderson claims ninth LPGA Tour victory
Author: 0 It's a record: Brooke Henderson claims ninth LPGA Tour victory

The 21-year-old Henderson , who has 64-64 in the first two rounds, added a 69 and is now 19-under 197 at Blythefield Country Club , while Annie Park , with 69 followed by 65-65, is 17-under and Lexi is 16-under. Thai No 2 Moriya Jutanugarn, after a 70, settled at joint ninth. Brooke Henderson has written another chapter in Canadian golf history. With caddie/sister Brittany and mother Darlene looking on, father Dave sprayed her with champagne to celebrate.

Sports Man Who Allegedly Paid To Have David Ortiz Shot Identified By Authorities
Author: 0 Man Who Allegedly Paid To Have David Ortiz Shot Identified By Authorities

David Ortiz's condition has been upgraded to "good" as he recovers in intensive care at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, his wife said in a statement Tuesday. Ortiz's timeline for being released from the hospital is unknown. Photos provided by the Dominican Republic National Police onJune 12, 2019, show the suspects detained in connection with the shooting of former Red Sox star David Ortiz in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic .

Sports Reggie Bullock must return after Anthony Davis trade
Author: 0 Reggie Bullock must return after Anthony Davis trade

Davis is only under contract for one more season but the Lakers , along with the New York Knicks , were a team that he reportedly was interested in extending with after this year. With James and Davis on board, free agents could be lining up to join them in Hollywood to get the Lakers back on track. After already agreeing to a blockbuster trade with the New Orleans Pelicans for six-time All-Star Anthony Davis , the Lakers have begun "aggressively "exploring ways to expand the parameters ...

Sports Aston Martin Valkyrie to Make Le Mans Debut in 2021
Author: 0 Aston Martin Valkyrie to Make Le Mans Debut in 2021

Valkyrie , says Aston Martin , will be the platform for the Le Mans challenger. Under the new category's rules, manufacturers may chose to style their competing cars to match an existing production model, or alternatively base their race vehicle off a new road-going model, of which 20 must be produced over a two-year period.

Sports Morgan sets new sixes record as England pile up 397 against Afghanistan
Author: 0 Morgan sets new sixes record as England pile up 397 against Afghanistan

But once he had hit eyes set, there was no looking back. The left-hander's century was the fourth-fastest in World Cup history, scored in 57 balls, and he reached that milestone with a six as well. Hampshire batsman Vince, only playing after regular opener Jason Roy was ruled out with a torn hamstring, fell for 26 when he mishooked paceman Dawlat Zadran to Mujeeb Ur Rahman at short fine leg.

Sports Taco Bell offering free taco today
Author: 0 Taco Bell offering free taco today

If you love tacos, get ready to get happy. "They are the true taco champions of 2019!" The taco giveaway this year can be credited to the Golden State Warriors for "stealing" a road victory against the Toronto Raptors . It's part of the fast food chain's " steal a game, steal a taco " promotion. Or you can order anytime Tuesday on the website or through the free Taco Bell app.

Sports Flyers Acquire D Matt Niskanen from Capitals for D Radko Gudas
Author: 0 Flyers Acquire D Matt Niskanen from Capitals for D Radko Gudas

As part of the swap, the Flyers will reportedly retain 30 percent of Gudas' remaining $3.35 million salary in 2019-20, his final season under contract. I think I played closer to my usual level the later the season went on. He had 25 points in 80 games last season and is signed through 2020-21 at a cap hit of $5.75 million.

Sports National Basketball Association prospect LaMelo Ball heads to Australia
Author: 0 National Basketball Association prospect LaMelo Ball heads to Australia

Ball's social media audience presents a unique opportunity for the NBL to gain more widespread global popularity. My goal is to be the top pick in next year's draft, and I feel they can help me reach that goal. A teenage basketball star from a celebrity family in California is set to move to Wollongong in regional New South Wales in one of the most intriguing signings in Australian basketball history.

Sports One last run for Mike Martin at Florida State
Author: 0 One last run for Mike Martin at Florida State

The Seminoles would finally break through in the ninth, leading off with a baserunner after JC Flowers was hit by a pitch. It came at the right time and place for Florida State, which is attempting to send its coach and all-time NCAA wins leader into retirement with his first national championship.

Sports France beat Super Falcons via penalty
Author: 0 France beat Super Falcons via penalty

Nigeria has played in every Women's World Cup but advanced past the group stage just once, reaching the quarterfinals in 1999. Renard, who netted twice against South Korea and then scored an own goal against Norway, proved the match-winner and Nigeria must now wait to see if three points are enough to advance to the next stage.

Sports Derby County could already have the answer if Lampard moves on
Author: 0 Derby County could already have the answer if Lampard moves on

Zola previously managed Italian side Cagliari in 2014/15, though he was sacked less than three months after his appointment with the club in the relegation zone. Claude Makelele will be given a prominent coaching post with the loan group at Chelsea as part of Petr Cech's return to Stamford Bridge to take on a role similar to that of a technical director.

Sports Scaloni criticises pitch after Argentina defeat
Author: 0 Scaloni criticises pitch after Argentina defeat

Argentina were losing finalists in the last two editions of the tournament but despite starting on rough note, the Barcelona star remains upbeat ahead of the next encounter. "We were good in the first 20 mins then we had a bad end to the half,", said Scaloni. Diego Maradona has criticised Argentina after their opening loss to Colombia in the Copa America.

Sports Man United want to sign 22-year-old defender
Author: 0 Man United want to sign 22-year-old defender

It is claimed though that West Ham would want a Manchester United player as part of a deal, however the Red Devils are not prepared to let the Hammers have the player they have identified. The £22 million signing from Toulouse ( BBC Sport ) was a mainstay in the side and caught the eye with some commanding displays at the back. The Frenchman drew a lot of praise from former Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho when West Ham handed the Red Devils a 3-1 defeat in September a year ago.

Sports Yankees Acquire Edwin Encarnacion In Trade With Mariners, Reports Say
Author: 0 Yankees Acquire Edwin Encarnacion In Trade With Mariners, Reports Say

ESPN's Jeff Passan first reported the trade Saturday evening on Twitter , and the club officially announced the trade several hours later. The emergence of Luke Voit as an All-Star caliber first baseman also would seem to limit the time Encarnacion (who leads the American League in home runs) even sees the field as a Yankee .

Sports Rangers trade for Jets' Jacob Trouba in blockbuster
Author: 0 Rangers trade for Jets' Jacob Trouba in blockbuster

Jacob Trouba is coming to Broadway. He is eligible to sign an extension with NY on July 1. Pionk is a restricted free agent this summer, who is arbitration eligible. He's played all six of his National Hockey League seasons in Winnipeg. The first-round pick in this deal was initially owned by the Jets but was sent to the Rangers prior to the trade deadline to acquire Kevin Hayes , who is a pending unrestricted free agent.

Sports Warriors DeMarcus Cousins Will Be Active For Game 1 Of NBA Finals
Author: 0 Warriors DeMarcus Cousins Will Be Active For Game 1 Of NBA Finals

Kerr has to walk a fine line between bringing a player back into the fold and winning games in the NBA Finals. Still, Cousins will be active for Game 1, the Warriors announced. "The thinking is when he's ready to play, he'll play", Kerr said. "Block out all the noise about how, what these are firsts and this and that and kind of the doubt around our team".

Sports Gary Woodland revels in 'special' U.S. Open win
Author: 0 Gary Woodland revels in 'special' U.S. Open win

But he made Woodland earn every bit of his first major championship. With tension building with each shot, Woodland kept his cool and collected his first birdie of the back nine at the par five 14th to reclaim a two-stroke advantage and turn the U.S.

Sports Fernando Alonso wins Le Mans again and World Endurance title
Author: 0 Fernando Alonso wins Le Mans again and World Endurance title

It was the two-time Formula One champion's last race in the World Endurance Championship, and also sealed the WEC title. The auto No. 7 eventually finished 16s behind the vehicle No. "I hope they'll [No.7] win next year", Alonso said. There was heartbreak for both Corvette, on the 20th anniversary of Chevrolet's modern-day Le Mans programme, following accidents, and likewise for Aston Martin , with both Pro-class Vantage entries falling within 20 minutes.