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Sports World Cup victor Archer in England squad for Ashes opener
Author: 0 World Cup victor Archer in England squad for Ashes opener

In addition, some bowlers who played in the World Cup are being closely monitored to assess their preparation for Test match cricket. He carried a side strain throughout the World Cup but reported fit after a brief holiday in his native Barbados, with Archer returning to action for Sussex on Friday, where he took 2-21 in a tied Twenty20 Blast match with Surrey.

Sports Arsenal edging closer to signing Nicolas Pepe for around £72 million
Author: 0 Arsenal edging closer to signing Nicolas Pepe for around £72 million

Arsenal boss Unai Emery had made a new first-team winger a priority signing this summer, with Alex Iwobi his only out-and-out wide man. The three other players who previously rounded out Arsenal's top-five record signings still remain at the club as of July 30 2019; Mesut Ozil ( £38.2m from Real Madrid, September 2013), Shkodran Mustafi (£35m from Valencia, August 2016) and Granit Xhaka (£33.8m from Borussia Monchengladbach, May 2016).

Sports BCCI Keen To Solve The Rift Between Virat Kohli And Rohit Sharma
Author: 0 BCCI Keen To Solve The Rift Between Virat Kohli And Rohit Sharma

Sometimes you say the top order is the best in the world, and the middle order doesn't get opportunities. Virat did not look perturbed when questioned about the reported problem, in fact, he chose to answer it all in detail. However, the Indian skipper finally opens up on the reports and cited that they are "Baffling" and "Ridiculous" to read. I can't shoot a video and show you when lies are floated around and shown as the truth.

Sports Alex de Minaur, Taylor Fritz into Atlanta Open final — ATP Tour
Author: 0 Alex de Minaur, Taylor Fritz into Atlanta Open final — ATP Tour

The 21-year-old Opelka, who earned his first ATP title at NY this year, kept it from becoming a runaway as he saved three break points in the seventh game. Fritz, the world number 32, will play Australian Alex de Minaur in Sunday's final. Next up for De Minaur is Opelka, who reached his second Atlanta semi after outlasting Daniel Evans 7-6 (7-3) 7-5.

Sports Ireland set 182 to win England Test at Lord's
Author: 0 Ireland set 182 to win England Test at Lord's

But they ended up being bowled out for the lowest total since 1955. In the upcoming Ashes , Australia can overtake England to the fourth position with a series win while England can gain up to six points and move up the table. Ireland now have two days in which to get the runs they require, with the match scheduled for four days rather than the standard five. Australia won by 229 runs after making 353 in their second innings.

Sports Coco Gauff will play the Citi Open qualifying tournament
Author: 0 Coco Gauff will play the Citi Open qualifying tournament

As a fearless qualifying wildcard, she became the youngest player to win a singles match at SW19 since 1991, after she dismantled American icon Venus Williams in the 1st round on No.1 Court. Gauff turned pro in 2018 and made her WTA debut at the Miami Open in March of this year, winning her first match before losing in the second round.

Sports Frustrated Trevor Bauer Throws Ball Over Center-Field Fence
Author: 0 Frustrated Trevor Bauer Throws Ball Over Center-Field Fence

Cleveland entered the contest one game behind the Twins for first place in the AL Central. Royals starter Glenn Sparkman (3-7) allowed eight runs on nine hits in five innings in front of a crowd of 31,181 at Kauffman Stadium, the second-largest home crowd after the season opener.

Sports Lin calls free agency process 'tough'
Author: 0 Lin calls free agency process 'tough'

Nothing but respect for the man for showing his vulnerability during a tough time. However, Lin struggled in 23 regular season games with Toronto, dipping to 7.0 points and 2.2 assists per game while shooting only 37.4 percent from the field.

Sports A.B. comes to Raiders camp in hot air balloon
Author: 0 A.B. comes to Raiders camp in hot air balloon

Antonio Brown marked the beginning of his Raiders tenure with an over-the-top arrival. "He's a fun guy to be around". I expected a little more than a hot-air balloon. "I told Antonio, 'Try not to yell at Derek, yell at me when you have a problem.' Then he started yelling at me". "Yes, I need to do it better", Carr said Saturday.

Sports Blue Jays trade Eric Sogard to the Rays
Author: 0 Blue Jays trade Eric Sogard to the Rays

You might be saying that ground balls are great, especially with all of the home runs that are on the rise, but it's the players behind him that don't mix well with Stroman. Left-hander Adam Kolarek came on and struck out Biggio. Adam Kolarek replaced Chirinos and allowed McKinney's seventh homer. Obviously tough loss (Saturday), we said that, and they showed the ability to get down and come back.

Sports Ezekiel Elliott Missing From Training Camp
Author: 0 Ezekiel Elliott Missing From Training Camp

Elliott and Prescott's situations may be a bit different but both are in need of new deals. "Talks, I'm sure, at this point are continuously happening". Mike Weber Jr. was taken in the seventh round out of Ohio State, Elliott's alma mater. "Everyone knows the business side of things are a little messy and you never know how it might turn out", Jackson said.

Sports Juergen Klopp explains why they aren't making big signings this summer
Author: 0 Juergen Klopp explains why they aren't making big signings this summer

Klopp has also continually talked up the club's young players that are pushing for first team action along with previously injured players returning to his squad by describing them as new signings. All we know for now is Ribery is a free agent with no real offers but, this has been a freakish summer so no one can really tell what happens until deadline day actually arrives.

Sports Rays' Snell to undergo arthroscopic surgery on left elbow
Author: 0 Rays' Snell to undergo arthroscopic surgery on left elbow

The step back could be seen in some ways as bad luck, with Snell's batting average on balls in play (.339) being almost 100 points higher than last season. For now, though, the team remains very much in the wild-card hunt. Yonny Chirinos has also started 15 games to give them a little more length. He made five starts that month, and the first four were horrendous.

Sports Wasim, Waqar surprised at Mohammad Amir’s retirement from Tests
Author: 0 Wasim, Waqar surprised at Mohammad Amir’s retirement from Tests

Amir has already applied for a "British citizenship" after getting married to British Narjis Malik in September 2016 making him eligible for a 'spouse visa.' It will, however will require him to spend thirty months in UK. "It has been an honour to represent Pakistan in the pinnacle and traditional format of the game. I had helped Pakistan win series in England and New Zealand despite knee injuries", Akhtar said on his YouTube channel.

Sports Defeated Thomas still believes he can win another Tour
Author: 0 Defeated Thomas still believes he can win another Tour

While Colombia celebrated its new national hero, the millions of French fans who had lined the roads through east, central and southern France , and up into the thinning air of the Pyrenees and Alps, were ruing a bitter-sweet Tour. Egan Bernal made history by becoming the first Colombian to win the Tour de France in Paris on Sunday. Bernal was then handed a glass of champagne from the Ineos team auto as the celebrations began, with Bora-Hansgrohe's Peter Sagan - who won the green jersey for ...

Sports JJ Redick skips the 2019 Basketball World Cup
Author: 0 JJ Redick skips the 2019 Basketball World Cup

Anthony Davis , James Harden , Damian Lillard and DeMar DeRozan have already withdrawn. This team practices and scrimmages daily between August 5th and 9th in Las Vegas against Team USA to prepare them for global competition which this summer will be the 2019 FIBA World Cup in China.

Sports Rory McIlroy Shoots 62, leads Brooks Koepka by One Shot in Memphis
Author: 0 Rory McIlroy Shoots 62, leads Brooks Koepka by One Shot in Memphis

Koepka is again in the mix in one of the big events and looms as a big danger to all, an outward nine of 31 today setting up his round of 64 to get within just one of McIlroy while 36 hole leader Fitzpatrick recovered from a horror stretch in the middle of his back nine with two late birdies to be one further back.

Sports Zverev Makes Comeback On Krajinovic At Hamburg, Thiem Ousted
Author: 0 Zverev Makes Comeback On Krajinovic At Hamburg, Thiem Ousted

Before the game, Rublev has only beaten a top-10 player once. Meanwhile second seeded Zverev worked his way to a straight-set win over Federico Delbonis in their second round match at Hamburg . The Georgian continued his title defense bested Jeremy Chardy 6-2, 6-3. "After that, I played an unbelievable game to break him again for 5-3 and then the game at 5-3 he also played very well, so that doesn't bother me too much".

Sports Here’s Why Mike Daniels Took Less Money To Play For Lions
Author: 0 Here’s Why Mike Daniels Took Less Money To Play For Lions

Last season, Detroit finished 11th in sacks on defense and top-10 in rushing defense. According to a report from NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, the Lions are releasing running back Theo Riddick . "He's going to be missed. I would say that his ability to keep pace with everything that we're putting in right now has been on track with everybody else".

Sports Odell Beckham Jr. already taking Denzel Ward to school
Author: 0 Odell Beckham Jr. already taking Denzel Ward to school

Manning isn't wrong. The veteran captured both of his Super Bowl championships prior to Beckham's arrival. Beckham has spoken about his time with the Giants on numerous occasions this offseason, which has naturally led to people in NY being asked about it.

Sports Mets' Syndergaard on trading block
Author: 0 Mets' Syndergaard on trading block

What Team Will Noah Syndergaard Play For After The 2019 MLB Trade Deadline? Even if they don't decide to sign him in the winter, they'll then be in need of another top-flight starter to fill the hole in the rotation. The 27-year-old Ray is obviously much less effective overall than deGrom, but Ray's nonetheless on his way to a third straight season with a sky-high strikeout rate and a sub-4.00 ERA.

Sports ‘Fortnite’ awards world champion duo US$1.5m each
Author: 0 ‘Fortnite’ awards world champion duo US$1.5m each

Like, she didn't understand how it worked, so she thought that I was spending eight hours a day in my room just wasting my time. Jaden competed under the name Wolfiez at the three-day event held inside the Arthur Ashe tennis stadium in NY.

Sports Orioles' Wilkerson becomes 1st position player to record save
Author: 0 Orioles' Wilkerson becomes 1st position player to record save

Earlier in the night, Wilkerson hit a game-tying double the top of the eighth inning, redeeming himself after misplaying a fly ball that had given the Angels the lead in the seventh. But there was nothing cheap about it: He got future Hall of Famer Albert Pujols to make the third out. But the oddest comment of the night came from the Orioles manager, Brandon Hyde, who referred to Wilkerson as "Dr.

Sports Guardiola not desperate to add new faces to Man City's squad
Author: 0 Guardiola not desperate to add new faces to Man City's squad

He scored a victor against rivals Everton on his first league appearance, and followed up with another late goal at Newcastle as Liverpool finished a point behind champions Manchester City . To do this three times in a row is a massive challenge for us. Guardiola stated this ahead of Man City's pre-season friendly clash against Yokohama FM on Saturday.

Author: 0 Liverpool snap up Premier League record-breaker Elliott from Fulham

Following the Cottagers subsequent relegation back to the second tier, the Reds have acted quickly to secure the England youth worldwide, as confirmed on their official website . But the Reds have won the race to make Elliott their second signing of the close season, following the arrival of Sepp van der Berg from PEC Zwolle.

Sports Lee capitalises on Creamer capitulation at Evian Championship
Author: 0 Lee capitalises on Creamer capitulation at Evian Championship

Her best finish in a major since was runner-up in the 2018 U.S. Women's Open. The 26-year-old, who is chasing a maiden major title after finishing second to compatriot Ko Jin-young at the ANA Inspiration in April, stands at 10-under par for the tournament following rounds of 65 and 67.

Sports Olympics Plan Doesn’t Include Proposed Clippers Arena in Inglewood - For Now
Author: 0 Olympics Plan Doesn’t Include Proposed Clippers Arena in Inglewood - For Now

The budget for the complex's construction is estimated to run over a billion dollars, all of which is planned to be covered by private capital, but on land sold to the developers by the city of Inglewood. The project also would house a training complex along with the team's business and basketball offices. It will be built on property owned by the city of Inglewood, and what that means for the city isn't really clear.

Sports Guardiola: Leroy Sane's future out of Manchester City's hands
Author: 0 Guardiola: Leroy Sane's future out of Manchester City's hands

Leroy Sane scored twice as Manchester City eased to a 6-1 pre-season victory over Kitchee at the Hong Kong Stadium. Manchester City manager Pepe Guardiola weighed in on the winger's future amid persistent reports linking Sane with a transfer to Bayern Munich .