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India vs Pakistan cricket rivalry

It's wonderful that in the 42 years - starting with the first World Cup in 1975 - that ICC has organised world events for 50-over cricket, this dream finale has always eluded them. Still, I'll take the offense to prevail on Sunday. Fakhar (114) was caught-behind off a no-ball on three and might have been run out when he had just one, but went on to share a century opening partnership with Azhar Ali (59) in Pakistan's total of 338 for four. Read More »

Dodgers' Yasiel Puig Flips Off Hecklers After Hitting Home Run Vs. Indians

Like Roberts, Kershaw is impressed by Bellinger, who is the first Dodgers player to hit two home runs in back-to-back games since Adrian Beltre did it in August of 2004. On a pitch to the next hitter, Yasiel Puig , Pederson broke for second. "That was something else". "In the minor leagues they don't have replay so I think guys can get a little bit careless in their footwork". Read More »

US congressman in critical condition after third surgery

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House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) has undergone three surgeries following Wednesday's shooting that occurred during practice for a Congressional charity baseball game . "The bullet travelled across his pelvis, fracturing bones, injuring internal organs, and causing severe bleeding". Mika, a former aide to Michigan Republican Rep. Read More »

Warriors will do whatever it takes to retain Stephen Curry

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But controversial policies and outlandish statements by President Donald Trump have upset many USA professional athletes, including players from the predominantly African American NBA . "You come into work each day and it is more like fun". Still, he insisted he had another notch to raise his game, and he certainly found it. In fact, the Cavaliers' starters outscored the Warriors' starters by 19 points (482-463) in the series, but their bench unit was outscored by 53 points. Read More »

Spanish striker Costa awaits Chelsea final call

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Costa - who again stressed that Chelsea would make the final decision on his future - revealed last week that head coach Antonio Conte had told him via text that he was no longer wanted at Stamford Bridge . He was offered a chance to move to China in January, something that Chelsea rejected, and he recently ruled out moving there. In spite of his success however, a fraught relationship with his manager and backlog of misdemeanours on and off the pitch appear to have led to Conte ... Read More »

Super save for bogey keeps Fleetwood smiling at US Open

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Hideki Matsuyama was part of a five-strong group a shot further back after a brilliant 65, the Japanese star racing to the turn in 30 and picking up another shot on the 13th before having to settle for five closing pars. "Normally, 12-under would be a 10-shot lead at most U.S. Opens", Harman said jokingly. "I think at the end of the day, it's competitive rounds and get the card in my hand", McIlroy said. Read More »

Zidane reacts to Ronaldo's threat of dumping Real Madrid

The alterations meant anyone aspiring to be president had to have been a member of Real for at least 20 years compared to the old requisite of 10, and have a personal guarantee of over 75 million euros from a Spanish bank. Pulling off the deal would give everyone at the club a massive boost, especially given their failures in the Premier League in recent years. "They cant spend another season picking up tin pots - no disrespect to the Europa League". Read More »

Champions Trophy final: Players look within before big game

It bounced back by surprising mighty South Africa and Sri Lanka before pulling the biggest stunner of all. "We played some really good cricket but we're not going to take anything for granted for sure". But India versus Pakistan final, in an ICC event, is pretty much like a sweet dream for the ICC. India head into Sunday's Final as the rightful favourites to reclaim the ICC Champions Trophy against their traditional rivals. Read More »

India bowl against Pakistan in Champions Trophy final

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Defending champs India have been in splendid form in the ongoing Champions Trophy and it's no surprise that they would get past Pakistan to retain the title, Test wicketkeeper-batsman Wriddhiman Saha said on Sunday. It is for the first time that the two arch-rivals are facing each other in a Champions Trophy final, with Pakistan marking their maiden appearance in the coveted tournament . Read More »

Red Wings raise eyebrows by protecting Howard instead of Mrazek

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Vegas will select 30 players. The Vegas Golden Knights will select one player from each team. The NHL is now under a trade freeze that lasts until Thursday at 8 a.m., with teams only allowed to make trades with the Golden Knights. Howard (2.10 goals-against average, .927 save percentage) was outstanding through the regular season, though he did miss three months with a knee injury. Read More »

Thomas' 63 shreds record in tight US Open

That is not to say there hasn't been excitement or drama. We'll get all the bells and whistles on what is FOX's biggest day of their only real major golf event of the year. Left handed Brian Harman is the man who stands alone at the top of the leaderboard after shooting his second 67 of the tournament, he looked comfortable out on course and it will be interesting to see how he copes being in the final group on Sunday. Read More »

Stephen Donald to lead Chiefs vs British and Irish Lions

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Wales lock Alun Wyn Jones and Scotland winger Tommy Seymour are among the reserves which may indicate they retain some chance of making the test lineup as replacements . "Every match is up against quality opposition and we have been learning from those experiences and benefitting from the opposition", said Gatland. "All I've taken is it that maybe he's a little bit more anxious than he normally is because he's normally so calm and collected but he seems to be saying and delivering a ... Read More »

Fowler eager to get job done at US Open

But you can't do anything about that stuff. Despite the absence of golf's biggest stars in tomorrow's last round of the U.S. Open , it should be an exciting golf tournament. "I hate just being in the situation where I've been in a good spot and maybe let it get away from me a little bit and let some mistakes compound and turn a round that you (just) kind of fight through it and end up being in a decent spot after the day", Fowler said. Read More »

Harman edges ahead at US Open

However, it looks like Lee Westwood's wait to win a major will go on to The Open in July. It didn't for Rory McIlroy , either. Friday wasn't almost as favorable for the world's three-top ranked players, none of whom will move onto the weekend. Read More »

Champions Trophy: Virat Kohli's India wary of Bangladesh threat

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England , despite competing in 19 major ICC ODI events since the inaugural World Cup back in 1975 have yet to lift a trophy. Ali, who conceded 70 runs against India, is now a leading bowler in the tournament with 10 wickets. As we have discussed earlier in prediction on IND v PAK , Pakistan team has to revenge against team India at OPAL stadium. Joe Root top-scored with 46 off 56 balls before being caught behind off Shadab Khan, but England's innings - for once in this tournament - ... Read More »

Andre Silva is slowly becoming Ronaldo's perfect wingman

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Portugal will play against Mexico in a Confederations Cup , Group A soccer match sche. Those who want to watch the Mexico vs. Portugal football match live online will have a few options for finding streaming video of the match. A Spanish state prosecutor on Tuesday accused Ronaldo of four counts of tax fraud from 2011-14 totaling 14.7 million euros ($16.5 million), claiming he used a shell company in the Virgin Islands to hide the true amount of income made from image rights, among ... Read More »

Infantino: Not time to think about future of Confed Cup

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Regarded as the post powerful Chinese leader in recent times, Xi heads the ruling Communist Party of China (CPC), the military besides the Presidency. Chinese President Xi Jinping met world football governing body FIFA President Gianni Infantino on Wednesday at the Great Hall of the People in the heart of Beijing . Read More »

Nadal beats Wawrinka to win French Open for a 10th time

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When Nadal does play well, there are few who can live with him. 10 - Nadal's titles in Paris have come from 10 finals - he has never lost at Roland Garros once he has reached the semi-finals. "Nothing to say about today", Wawrinka told Nadal during the trophy ceremony. It has been an honour for me to play against you in a second grand slam final. Read More »

Nike honors KD with 'Debate This' commercial after Game 5 win

A 67-win season followed by a record 15-0 start to the playoffs, dropping game four in Cleveland to miss being the first unbeaten playoff champion. Following the victory Monday night, warriors' fans danced in the streets in downtown Oakland and wildly honked their horns in San Francisco. Read More »

Lions test places still up for grabs against Chiefs

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Gatland's decision to bring in reinforcements from the Wales and Scotland squads now downunder has provoked a backlash at home and in New Zealand from those who believe it devalues the Lions' jersey, but there was no hint of that tonight as he spoke of his enjoyment at being back in his home province of Waikato for whom he played and coached for so many years. Read More »

Red Sox Manage Only 5 Hits, Shut Out by Yankees 8-0

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It wasn't over the wall when the fan touched it, and Betts caught the ball anyway. A popular Red Sox announcer since 1988, Remy also played seven seasons for Boston and is a member of the team's Hall of Fame. And when they show up at Fenway for four games in September, first place is suddenly within reach. The knee brace has seemed very important to Sabathia's success over the last two seasons. Read More »

CT 2017: India win toss, elect to field against Pakistan

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The two have pushed Indian bowlers under pressure. Hasan Ali has starred with the ball for surprise package Pakistan , who, like India , will be roared on by a boisterous crowd on what is expected to be a hot day. 1 ODI team by knocking South Africa off the top spot, reports the Guardian. India won the toss and have opted to field first. The Indian batsman has been clicking on all cylinders, displaying masterful performance throughout the tournament especially the opening duo of ... Read More »