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Author: 0 "Legend" Lasith Malinga Concedes Stock Ball, Basic Plans Worked Against Ben Stokes

Karunaratne also said that the victory was a result of team work. England's loss have put them in a spot of bother with the semi-final qualification. But he could only watch as de Silva took three wickets for three runs in nine balls. Fernando played some attractive shots before he guided a short ball from Wood to the excellent Rashid, who was on a hat-trick after removing Kusal Mendis (46) and Jeevan Mendis.

Sports Predators trade star defenseman P.K. Subban to Devils
Author: 0 Predators trade star defenseman P.K. Subban to Devils

With that extra space, Nashville is also expected to make a run at Columbus Blue Jackets center Matt Duchene , who is about to be a highly-coveted unrestricted free agent. Subban was thought to be on the trade block because of his US$9 million salary cap hit for each of the next three seasons. In a two minute video posted to his Twitter account, Subban thanked everyone in Nashville for their support since his arrival in 2016, heaping praise on his former club while urging Predators fans ...

Sports Celtic Knock Back Arsenal's Miserly Opening Bid For Kieran Tierney
Author: 0 Celtic Knock Back Arsenal's Miserly Opening Bid For Kieran Tierney

One of the new rumours to spread this weekend is Arsenal's pursuit of Celtic's Kieran Tierney. But, the Spaniard is not agile enough to be deployed in a left wing-back role and Sead Kolasinac isn't as defensively aware of his duties and positioning while being a brilliant prospect as far as going forward is concerned.

Sports England Beat Cameroon To Reach Women's World Cup Quarter-Finals
Author: 0 England Beat Cameroon To Reach Women's World Cup Quarter-Finals

The Indomitable Lionesses carried on but were outclassed by an England side who will nevertheless need to improve considerably from this performance if they are to win the World Cup. "I didn't enjoy it, the players didn't enjoy it". But a VAR check then showed she was inches offside and the goal was chalked off. Nchout was infuriated and had to be calmed down by her coach, Alain Djeumfa.

Sports I Think Romelu Lukaku's Time In England Is Over
Author: 0 I Think Romelu Lukaku's Time In England Is Over

United lavished about £75 million to ensure they lure him away from the Goodison Park as he was on Jose Mourinho's transfer list two years back. The 26-year-old enjoyed an impressive debut campaign at Old Trafford, netting 27 goals and setting up 9 more in 51 matches.

Sports Knicks second-round pick Iggy Brazdeikis: ‘I don’t fear anyone or anything’
Author: 0 Knicks second-round pick Iggy Brazdeikis: ‘I don’t fear anyone or anything’

The New York Knicks were just sitting around minding their business when ESPN chose to roast their life away. We knew who he was as a basketball player, but we wanted to get to know who he was as a person, and a competitor. Almost two hours later, the record for most Canadian players selected in a single draft also fell when the Sacramento Kings took Michigan's Ignas Brazdeikis at No.

Sports Heat Taps Bol Bol In Second Round, Trades Him To Denver
Author: 0 Heat Taps Bol Bol In Second Round, Trades Him To Denver

The Denver Nuggets could get the type of boost from the National Basketball Association draft that helps sustain the most successful franchises. Bol Bol stands 7-foot-2 with a 7-7 wingspan. Additionally, it is unclear if he will play at Summer League in a few weeks. The highlight of his 9-game pre-injury stint with the Ducks was a 32-point 11-rebound gem in a loss to Texas Southern University.

Sports Tennis star Feliciano Lopez denies match-fixing link
Author: 0 Tennis star Feliciano Lopez denies match-fixing link

The 32-year-old Scot was all action at the net, securing the first game on their serve in the second set with a brilliant volley which their opponents just got back, but left Murray to put the ball into an empty court. As a result left-handed Spaniard Lopez will be contesting two finals on Sunday, including his first in singles since winning the prestigious pre-Wimbledon event two years ago.

Sports Close but so far - Brathwaite magic nearly gives Windies unlikely win
Author: 0 Close but so far - Brathwaite magic nearly gives Windies unlikely win

The pivotal moment of the late stages came, however, when Brathwaite thrashed 25 runs from the 48th over from seamer Matt Henry - including three sixes - which left West Indies with just eight runs to get from the last two overs. "Everyone believed we could get over the line", said Brathwaite. "All the hard work I've been putting in, it's finally good that it comes to fruition", he told reporters.

Sports Roger Federer faces David Goffin in his 13th Halle Open final
Author: 0 Roger Federer faces David Goffin in his 13th Halle Open final

Goffin has lost seven of his last nine final appearances and is 0-1 in career final appearances on grass. French Open champion Ashleigh Barty is one win away from becoming the first Australian to be crowned women's world number one in 43 years after reaching the final of the WTA event in Birmingham on Saturday.

Sports India Cricket Board slammed over gloating World Cup tweet
Author: 0 India Cricket Board slammed over gloating World Cup tweet

After a brilliant bowling display, Afganistan restricted India to 224 for eight and Mohammad Nabi had nearly pulled off a win, taking the contest to the last over. "That's when you need to show character and bounce back", Kohli said at the post-match presentation ceremony. Nabi then claimed the prized wicket of Kohli, who was caught by Shah off the bowling of Nabi to leave India 135-4 in the 31st over.

Sports Manchester City to beat Manchester United to £65m Harry Maguire?
Author: 0 Manchester City to beat Manchester United to £65m Harry Maguire?

Manchester United chief executive Ed Woodward is ready to meet Leicester's £80m evaluation of centre back Harry Maguire , to complete the club's second transfer of the summer, following on from the £15m capture of Daniel James . It is really hard to believe that the Red Devils actually placed that bid, considering that Leicester haven't entertained offers of even £60 million for the defender since the start of the last season.

Sports Spain's Fernando Torres retires from football
Author: 0 Spain's Fernando Torres retires from football

Torres came through the ranks at Atletico having joined them as an 11-year-old in 1995, and at the age of 17 he was a fixture in the first-team squad. The Atletico Madrid youth product then made a big-money move to Chelsea in 2011. They are now bottom of the J.League with four wins from 16 matches.

Sports Shoaib Malik, Hasan Ali dropped from playing XI against South Africa
Author: 0 Shoaib Malik, Hasan Ali dropped from playing XI against South Africa

After the match against India, Pakistan had a week to analyse that loss and they would now be looking to beat a lowly South African side, who also have just one win from six outings. So they too would like to leave a statement. "We all are OK and we are all are backing ourselves, so hopefully we will bounce back", he added. Leggie Imran Tahir and batsman J P Duminy will retire from ODIs after the conclusion of the team's campaign here.

Sports Hannah Green one shot clear of Ariya Jutanugarn at Women's PGA
Author: 0 Hannah Green one shot clear of Ariya Jutanugarn at Women's PGA

Green three-putted for bogey on the 18th hole at Hazeltine for a 2-under 70, leaving her one shot clear of two-time major champion Ariya Jutanugarn , who had a 68. Jutanugarn hit 6-iron to 30 feet for eagle on the par-5 seventh and closed out the front nine to get to 6 under. "It was kind of a little foolish to think that I would shoot really well - just hitting golf balls last week - at Hazeltine", Wie said.

Sports Afcon 2019: Ighalo shoots Nigeria to victory over Burundi
Author: 0 Afcon 2019: Ighalo shoots Nigeria to victory over Burundi

A superb pass from Ola Aina set up Ighalo to fire past the onrushing Nahimana and the ball landed in the far corner of the net. This edition of AFCON gives the Nigerian football team an opportunity to make up for their recent failures, and they intend to take it with both hands.

Sports Subban getting traded to the New Jersey Devils
Author: 0 Subban getting traded to the New Jersey Devils

The New Jersey Devils are making moves. With the addition of Subban and center Jack Hughes , the No. 1 pick in the 2019 NHL Draft, the Devils have a bright fantasy outlook for years to come. "We had to make a business decision", the GM said, according to Predators digital manager Thomas Willis . Nashville general manager David Poile said he's been an integral part of the team.

Sports 'Nothing to lose', Tsonga upbeat ahead of Federer clash - Omni Sports
Author: 0 'Nothing to lose', Tsonga upbeat ahead of Federer clash - Omni Sports

The eight-time Wimbledon champion is bidding for a 10th Halle title. Alexander Zverev was also a victor over Steve Johnson and Matteo Berrettini finally dropped serve but upended Andreas Seppi to keep his win streak going. The Argentine slipped on court towards the end of his first round win at Queen's Club in London over Denis Shapovalov on Wednesday and could also miss the US Open later this year.

Sports Matthijs de Ligt decides to sign for Juventus from Ajax
Author: 0 Matthijs de Ligt decides to sign for Juventus from Ajax

The 19-year-old, however, has not yet decided where he wants to play his club football next season and is still mulling over his future. Juventus have also been heavily linked with a move to bring United and France midfielder Pogba back to the club this summer.

Sports Hamilton cleared by stewards after French Grand Prix close call with Verstappen
Author: 0 Hamilton cleared by stewards after French Grand Prix close call with Verstappen

On Friday in Paul Ricard, the host of this weekend's French Grand Prix , the FIA dismissed evidence Ferrari had brought forward in the hope of prompting a review of that decision. "The problem is we [the sport] are hurt with these things", Vettel told Sky Sports. "There is a rule that I don't think should be there, which is a bit too drastic and a bit too black and white and doesn't interpret well the rules of racing, that is race hard and enjoy", said McLaren's Carlos Sainz .

Sports Sarri says Juventus appointment his 'crowning achievement'
Author: 0 Sarri says Juventus appointment his 'crowning achievement'

Jorginho eyeing return to Italy? And Jorginho's representative João Santos said , while the player is not actively seeking a move, a transfer can not be ruled out. Given his integral role in "Sarriball", however, having played as the Italian's main holding midfielder throughout his tenure at both Napoli and Chelsea , many assumed that their close relationship could come into effect once again, and keep the show on the road for a fifth straight season.

Sports All set for Zim, Egypt AFCON opener
Author: 0 All set for Zim, Egypt AFCON opener

Salah also tested Sibanda, who later went off injured, after being played through by Trezeguet. For contending for so long against the hosts and tournament favourites, Zimbabwe will feel encouraged by a dogged shift that restricted Egypt .

Sports Canucks' Elias Pettersson wins the Calder Trophy
Author: 0 Canucks' Elias Pettersson wins the Calder Trophy

Kucherov won the NHL's highest honors Wednesday night, receiving the Hart as the league MVP and the Lindsay Award as the best player according to a vote of his fellow pros. The points were there this year. Kucherov received 164 of 171 first-place votes in a runaway Hart victory over two-time MVP Sidney Crosby of Pittsburgh, who finished second, and 2017 Hart victor Connor McDavid of Edmonton.

Sports Messi salvages draw for Argentina; Colombia enter quarters
Author: 0 Messi salvages draw for Argentina; Colombia enter quarters

Scaloni, whose team are facing a group-stage exit and need a win over Qatar on Sunday, said Argentina were fortunate. Now, with one point to their name, Argentina are on the verge of a crisis, and they must win against Qatar to have any hopes of progressing to the knockout rounds.

Sports Brock Lesnar’s Advocate Paul Heyman Mocks Ranveer Singh For THIS Reason
Author: 0 Brock Lesnar’s Advocate Paul Heyman Mocks Ranveer Singh For THIS Reason

Ranveer Singh is always on a high energy mode, whether it's on-screen or off-screen and we just witnessed his vibrant nature during the blockbuster Cricket world cup match between India and Pakistan. REPEAT", Heyman tweeted. "I served noticed ( sic )". "And I'm the best advocate in history", he wrote. Fans are eagerly waiting for his reply, which knowing Ranveer, would be something quirky and unpredictable! Earlier, Paul had not spared the ICC World Cup who praised MS Dhoni after he helped ...

Sports England vs Sri Lanka, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Live Updates
Author: 0 England vs Sri Lanka, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Live Updates

Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to bat first against England . The 1996 champions have managed to win just one game so far, that too against Afghanistan in what was a tense battle for them. Where will the England vs Sri Lanka World Cup 2019 match be played? Spinner Adil Rashid took two wickets in two deliveries in the 30th over to further turn the screws on Sri Lanka before Archer (3-52) and Wood (3-40) wreaked havoc towards the end.

Sports Lukaku told to leave Man United by Roberto Martinez
Author: 0 Lukaku told to leave Man United by Roberto Martinez

Lukaku scored 87 goals in 166 appearances in all competitions for the Merseysiders, becoming the club's record Premier League goalscorer in the process, prompting United to bring him to Old Trafford two years ago. "The team did not perform to its capabilities and important players - such as Romelu, but also Paul Pogba - were targeted". "It's a good thing that Conte went to Inter, for me he's the best manager in the world ".

Sports Woodland wins 119th US Open for first major championship
Author: 0 Woodland wins 119th US Open for first major championship

Woodland produced a superb performance at Pebble Beach to win the first major of his career and prevent Brooks Koepka becoming only the second man to claim three successive U.S. It's 11 years later now being out here. I never thought about what would happen if I won, what comes with it. "But I have had so many special moments here at Pebble Beach".

Sports National Basketball Association trade roundup: Hawks reportedly move up to No. 4
Author: 0 National Basketball Association trade roundup: Hawks reportedly move up to No. 4

The previous record for Canadians in the first round was set in 2014 when Andrew Wiggins (1st overall), Nik Stauskas (8th overall) and Tyler Ennis (18th overall) all heard their names called by Commissioner Adam Silver . Ignas Brazdeikis of Oakville, Ont., was drafted in the second round matching the worldwide record as the fifth Canadian selected. Matisse Thybulle, the Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Year, is headed to Philadelphia after being selected 20th overall, and his UW teammate ...