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Sports Afghanistan Beat Ireland by 5 Wickets, Qualifies For 2019 Cricket World Cup
Author: 0 Afghanistan Beat Ireland by 5 Wickets, Qualifies For 2019 Cricket World Cup

Captain Asghar Stanikzai, who recently after having surgery to remove his appendix, produced a heroic innings of 39 off 29 balls as Afghanistan chased down the target of 210. "Today, I waited for the loose deliveries and smashed it. Let's see West Indies, we are coming", he said. Then again, in games like this we can't fault anyone.

Sports Paire ousts out-of-sorts Djokovic in Miami
Author: 0 Paire ousts out-of-sorts Djokovic in Miami

But Paire is a tricky player who can bring all kinds of play to bear-swinging serves, delicate and well-disguised drop shots, and unpredictability. Their most recent match was at the Paris Masters in the round of 16, with del Potro winning 7-5 6-4.

Sports Virat Kohli to play county cricket in preparation for England series
Author: 0 Virat Kohli to play county cricket in preparation for England series

Surrey would be interested in signing India captain Virat Kohli if he were to become available before India's tour of England , according to Surrey's director Alec Stewart. After his marriage with Bollywood Actress Anushka Sharma, the captain of Indian cricket team, Virat Kohli is again in the limelight. Media reports also indicate that there's a possibility that some of the senior India players like Murali Vijay and Ajinkya Rahane may turn up for India A in England in their ...

Sports Osaka powers past Serena in Miami; Azarenka sees off Bellis
Author: 0 Osaka powers past Serena in Miami; Azarenka sees off Bellis

Osaka looked fresh despite having played seven matches in Indian Wells to capture her first career title on Sunday. Strong returning by Svitolina propelled her to the first lead of the match, breaking Osaka for a 2-1 lead as the Japanese player initially struggled to keep her forehand in play.

Sports Syracuse faces Duke With A Trip to Elite Eight At Stake
Author: 0 Syracuse faces Duke With A Trip to Elite Eight At Stake

Now the Orange will go from middle-of-the-road in the ACC , to one of the contenders for a conference title. The Orange are 11-point underdogs and the only team seeded lower than No.5 that's in action Friday night. "I think we're perfectly capable of playing better even though the record doesn't look like that based on what we've done in the tournament". "We have preparation to play a zone against everybody, obviously, but as far as trying to execute against the zone, and the zone ...

Sports Brilliant Hamilton takes pole in Melbourne
Author: 0 Brilliant Hamilton takes pole in Melbourne

Hamilton got his first title 10 years ago before Vettel won four straight from 2010-13. If you don't feel 100 per cent then there's quite a bit of time in that which all of a sudden comes if you feel confident. We use cookies to give you the best experience on our website and bring you more relevant advertising. Wolff was confident Britain's highest paid sportsman Hamilton would soon re-sign a reported three year deal worth more than $70 million a season.

Sports Nevada Vs. Loyola-Chicago Live Stream
Author: 0 Nevada Vs. Loyola-Chicago Live Stream

Despite a whopping 16 turnovers, Loyola managed to slow the game down to their pace, taking a three-point lead on an Aundre Jackson three ball with just under three minutes to play. Cameron Krutwig , the MVC Freshman of the Year, averages 10.4 points and 6.1 rebounds. Donte Ingram buried a 30-foot buzzer beater to take down Miami in the first round, then Clayton Custer hit a jumper with 3.6 seconds remaining to push the Ramblers past third-seeded Tennessee in the second round.

Sports Jack Wilshere Keen To Resolve Arsenal Future Before World Cup
Author: 0 Jack Wilshere Keen To Resolve Arsenal Future Before World Cup

England midfielder Jack Wilshere was told by Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger he could leave the club last summer. But yes the Arsenal midfielder, perennially injured Englishman will once again manage to miss a match because of injury and it was due to be his first appearance for the national side since his role in Roy Hodgson's side's embarrassing loss to Iceland in Euro 2016.

Sports NZ build lead on rain-disrupted second day
Author: 0 NZ build lead on rain-disrupted second day

Williamson fell for 102 soon after the first rain interval, having lifted New Zealand out of an terrible start when they were eight for one in the day-night Test. Pretty gloomy at the moment and New Zealand would want to put England in as soon as possible. It passed 26 with a four by Overton off Boult and 45 with a six by Overton from Boult.

Author: 0 Cummins blitz transforms third Test despite Elgar heroics

One of those incidents was caught on television, when Warner, having been sent packing by Rabada, was confronted by a fan and allegedly verbally abused as he headed up the stadium stairs to the team dressing room. The abuse included references to players' families, Lehmann said, and he called it "disgraceful". Then, in the second Test at Port Elizabeth, Proteas fast bowler Kagiso Rabada was banned for shoulder-charging Australian skipper Steve Smith.

Sports Stephen Curry cleared to return against the Hawks
Author: 0 Stephen Curry cleared to return against the Hawks

This was Curry's first game back after missing six straight with an ankle sprain, his fourth ankle related injury this season. The team later said he had a left knee strain. Head coach Steve Kerr was optimistic after the game. "I'm feeling good", Curry said after Thursday's practice. Here's video of the play where Curry was injured.

Sports Day, Smith jag WGC-Match Play wins
Author: 0 Day, Smith jag WGC-Match Play wins

McIlroy needed to win the next five holes but while he won the 14th, 15th and 16th, there would be no miracle. "I made the scoreline a little more respectable", McIlroy told reporters. World No. 1 Dustin Johnson also lost Wednesday, falling 3 &1 to Bernd Wiesberger. In winning in Austin previous year, Johnson never trailed. The damage, unfortunately, had already been done, with the 28-year-old failing to match his opponent's impressive scoring .

Sports UFC targets Anthony Joshua for £353m multi-fight deal
Author: 0 UFC targets Anthony Joshua for £353m multi-fight deal

He says: 'I see Anthony being knocked down and nearly out by a 41 -year-old. Of course AJ is in stunning shape as usual but whilst I'm desperately trying to eat like a rabbit to give me a chance of not becoming so fat I can't get through doors he's busy stuffing his face with good food rather than food good for him.

Sports Record-man Cristiano Ronaldo downs Mohamed Salah's Egypt
Author: 0 Record-man Cristiano Ronaldo downs Mohamed Salah's Egypt

Mohamed Salah finished off a nice passing move in the second half, giving his side the lead against the run of play . Portugal's dominance was eventually rewarded in the 92nd minute as Ronaldo headed home from close range to level matters.

Sports Celtics' Kyrie Irving to have surgery on sore knee
Author: 0 Celtics' Kyrie Irving to have surgery on sore knee

Irving, who celebrates his 26th birthday Friday, is averaging 24.4 points, 5.1 assists, and 3.8 rebounds in 60 appearances this season. The Celtics issued a statement on Friday saying the team would have no further comment on the extent of the surgery or timetable to return until after the procedure is performed on Saturday.

Sports Frank Gore returns to Miami on 1-year deal
Author: 0 Frank Gore returns to Miami on 1-year deal

Kenyan Drake , was the main rusher for the Dolphins last season but he wasn't as effective as they thought he would be especially after they let Ajayi go. Gore is a Coral Gables High School product who starred at the University of Miami from 2001-2004, despite encountering knee trouble in the form of a torn ACL in 2002 and again in 2003.

Sports Craig Bellamy: 'Liverpool should not fear losing Mohamed Salah'
Author: 0 Craig Bellamy: 'Liverpool should not fear losing Mohamed Salah'

Even though I imagine he is already on incredible wages I would bump that up even more just to make him even happier". In addition, he appears to be a very level headed guy who has not allowed the success that has come his way this season to go to his head, so he could probably handle the pressures of playing for a big club like Real Madrid.

Sports Usain Bolt: 'Borussia Dortmund want me to return'
Author: 0 Usain Bolt: 'Borussia Dortmund want me to return'

On Thursday and Friday the fastest man in history was strutting his stuff kitted out in the famous yellow and black colors of German club Borussia Dortmund . The 31-year-old scored a header in front of more than 1,000 spectators. "I wanted to play my best". "It was good! I had fun with the guys, they were very welcoming", Bolt said, per the club's official site .

Sports Indy 500 Moving To NBC After 54 Years On ABC
Author: 0 Indy 500 Moving To NBC After 54 Years On ABC

The first time ABC aired the Indianapolis 500 , in 1965, Lyndon B. Johnson was president and the first Super Bowl was still a year away. WTWO is the NBC affiliate for the Wabash Valley. Currently NBCSN airs most Indy races while ABC airs the Indy 500 and select other races. Both IndyCar CEO Mark Miles and heavyweight team owners Roger Penske and Chip Ganassi had stressed the need for IndyCar to be on one network going forward with fewer races on cable.

Sports Lions sign unrestricted free agent TE Luke Willson
Author: 0 Lions sign unrestricted free agent TE Luke Willson

Last season he had 15 catches with 153 yards and four touchdowns. Though he never earned a full-time starting gig playing behind Zach Miller and Graham, he did start 37 games during that span, catching 89 passes for over 1,000 yards and 11 touchdowns.

Sports Miami Open: Serena Williams Will 'Eventually' Get Back To Her Best
Author: 0 Miami Open: Serena Williams Will 'Eventually' Get Back To Her Best

Having revealed that she "nearly died" from complications after giving birth to her daughter last September, Serena was, not surprisingly, not in peak physical condition on her return to tournament play. Williams, 36, was drawn against Naomi Osaka, who lifted the BNP Paribas Open title at Indian Wells and is often heralded as a "next big thing" in women's tennis , in the opening round of the tournament.

Sports Giants' Pat Shurmur in attendance at Sam Darnold's Pro Day
Author: 0 Giants' Pat Shurmur in attendance at Sam Darnold's Pro Day

During his freshman year, Darnold threw for 3,086 yards, but had 31 touchdowns with just nine interceptions. Cleveland's brass had to like what it saw on Wednesday. He's a strong bet to be taken No. 1 overall by the Browns, but it should come as no surprise that the Jets are doing their homework on him. It'd be a major upset if he didn't go in the first five picks.

Sports Zidane: When Cristiano is fine, the team is fine
Author: 0 Zidane: When Cristiano is fine, the team is fine

Ronaldo scored his second to make it 3-0 on 70 minutes with the best goal of the six United scored that day. "Hopefully he can catch him", Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane said of Ronaldo. The two-time Champions League winning-manager added that Neymar is a good talent but is not their player yet. Memphis Depay's last-gasp victor clinched Lyon a thrilling 3-2 victory at Marseille Sunday that kept them firmly in the hunt for Champions League qualification.

Sports What's an NCAA Tournament upset worth? Units
Author: 0 What's an NCAA Tournament upset worth? Units

In 2001, six SEC teams received NCAA Tournament invites while four participated in the NIT. If more of the same continues in this wacky tournament, we could watch a Florida State vs. In the West , Xavier lost to Florida State . Units are earned every game a team appears in, with the exception of the first game played by an automatic qualifier and the NCAA championship game.

Sports Dell Match Play 2018
Author: 0 Dell Match Play 2018

The players that make up the 16 groups can be found here . "I've always done well as the underdog, but I'm probably not going to have that tag this week, at least during the group stages", Leishman told AAP. That draw was to be held Monday night. SI.com's picks to advance are bolded. In addition, the Tour urged fans to review its bag policy and list of prohibited items before play begins Wednesday at Austin Country Club.

Sports Will Antoine Griezmann be Atletico Madrid or Barcelona striker at World Cup?
Author: 0 Will Antoine Griezmann be Atletico Madrid or Barcelona striker at World Cup?

Griezmann was linked with Manchester United and said on French TV at the time that he rated his chances of moving to Old Trafford as "six out of 10". I think that's what everyone wants. He continued: "It is certain that after last summer, between my statements and their repercussions, it was hard to think only about football and to have fun on the field".

Sports Heading into Wildcats-Wildcats matchup, Kentucky's Calipari says, 'Forget the seeds'
Author: 0 Heading into Wildcats-Wildcats matchup, Kentucky's Calipari says, 'Forget the seeds'

Kentucky (26-10) reached the Sweet 16 with a 78-73 victory over Davidson and a 95-75 rout of Buffalo , a team that blistered Arizona by 21 points. However, he told reporters Sunday that he was "98 percent and hoping to play against Kentucky ". Opposing teams own an effective field goal percentage of only 48.9 percent (69th in the NCAA ) and a three-point percentage of only 32.8 percent (46th in the NCAA ) against Kansas State's defense this season.

Sports England's Nick Pope says it will be 'every man for themselves'
Author: 0 England's Nick Pope says it will be 'every man for themselves'

The former Welling, Cambridge and Charlton player has been in impressive form for his club side this season after Tom Heaton, another England global, badly injured his shoulder in September, to give Pope the opportunity to impress. "You have got to be hungry, greedy and have to push yourself", he added. "I want to play for England ". "I've put in some hard yards and proved myself at those levels to get to this level".