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Author: 0 Amir out as Pakistan field in England semi-final

England skipper Eoin Morgan said that his team didn't adapt to conditions , coming from Edgbaston to a used wicket. "Finishing third or fourth, I think that's about right where we sit in world cricket at the moment". "They bowled really well", he said. "Whenever he comes on he's getting wickets". "Then Junaid Khan, Rumman Raees - all credit goes to the bowlers".

Sports Mariners hope to add to Twins home woes
Author: 0 Mariners hope to add to Twins home woes

NEW YORK - Jon Lester cruised to his 150th career victory as Chicago crushed five homers en route to a rout of New York. Minnesota is putting up 4.53 runs per game while allowing 4.93. Danny Valencia and Mike Zunino hit back-to-back home runs in the eighth inning, the fifth such feat for the Mariners this season. Yeah. That's it.

Author: 0 England 181-8 against South Africa in 3rd T20

Malan, British born but rained in South Africa , follows Crane, Liam Livingstone and Tom Curran in making his debut in this series. Well, they weren't Morgan's men yesterday because England's white ball captain chose to rest himself to give youngsters more exposure.

Author: 0 Ronaldo to Appear Before Judge in July for Tax Fraud

He is under official investigation and will have to appear in the Pozuelo de Alarcon court No. 1 on July 31. Ronaldo was not expected to be available for Real Madrid until late August and was tipped to miss the European Super Cup final against Manchester United on August 8, 2017.

Author: 0 As expected, Las Vegas takes Fleury in expansion draft

Ahead of the expansion draft, teams scrambled to protect assets they were forced to expose to Vegas under the expansion rules, causing a flurry of trades and side deals. The player Vegas did select, forward William Karlsson , is a bottom-six, energy forward who averaged 13 minutes of ice time a game with more PIM (10) than goals scored (six).

Author: 0 Ousmane Dembele Nets Winning Goal for France in Friendly Action vs. England

It was the third successive friendly match that England have failed to win under Southgate, after a 2-2 draw with Spain in November and a 0-1 loss in Germany in March. "We saw in that game the things we're very good at and equally the things we need to get better at, like defending as a team and managing a result ", England coach Gareth Southgate told a news conference.

Sports Fantasy NASCAR: Toyota Save Mart 350 DFS Picks and More
Author: 0 Fantasy NASCAR: Toyota Save Mart 350 DFS Picks and More

What really got Harvick thinking about his performance on a road course came a few months ago when NASCAR seriously started to consider putting the new Charlotte road course as part of the playoffs. He was left in seventeenth place after six laps when he had to make an emergency pit stop but made use of caution periods and pit strategy to move to the point.

Author: 0 It's On! Mayweather vs McGregor £500m Megafight Set for August

Welterweight Conor McGregor wanders about the octagon following his battle with Nate Diaz in their UFC 202 fight night action at the T-Mobile Arena on Saturday, August 20, 2016. UFC Chairman Dana White also expressed his joy with a simple smiley emoji on social media. McGregor , with a record of 21 wins and three losses, tweeted: " THE FIGHT IS ON ".

Sports Federer beats Alexander Zverev 6-1, 6-3 for 9th Halle title
Author: 0 Federer beats Alexander Zverev 6-1, 6-3 for 9th Halle title

The 18-time grand slam champion, whose last title at Halle was in 2015, skipped the entire clay court season after winning the Australian Open and claiming titles at Indian Wells and Miami this year, to prepare for grass. Zverev did finally set a break point on the Federer serve in the first game of the second set, but it passed by and Federer raced on to complete victory.

Sports Celtics, 76ers finalize blockbuster deal to swap top picks
Author: 0 Celtics, 76ers finalize blockbuster deal to swap top picks

Boston will receive the 2018 first-round pick of the Los Angeles Lakers - if that selection falls between the No 2 to No 5 range. If the more favorable of the Sixers' and Kings' 2019 first-round picks is the No. After the pre-draft trade between the Celtics and Sixers was made official yesterday, Celtics GM Danny Ainge held a conference call with reporters to explain his reasoning.

Author: 0 Prosecutors quash Lionel Messi's prison sentence

On the occasion of his 30th birthday, Messi can look back on largely fulfilling career Lionel Messi has done it all and won it all at Barcelona and been hailed for "pulverising expectations". Both have denied wrongdoing. The 5-time Ballon D'Or victor has been with the Blaugrana for 17 years now, racking up 30 club trophies and countless individual accolades in the process.

Sports NHL Reveals Protection Lists Before Expansion Draft
Author: 0 NHL Reveals Protection Lists Before Expansion Draft

The Golden Knights can't just claim a bunch of low-priced players and tank for profits and high draft picks in their inaugural season; they are required to reach the National Hockey League salary floor, which according to Elliotte Friedman, will be set at $55.4 million for 2017-2018.

Author: 0 India vs West Indies, 2nd ODI

India's hopes of bouncing back quickly from their Champions Trophy final loss were dashed by rain in their first one-day global in the West Indies . They last played an ODI in the West Indies four years ago. India and West Indies play the third ODI at Antigua on June 30. Dhawan was then joined by captain Virat Kohil and looked certain to complete an 11th ODI hundred only to fall leg-before to Devendra Bishoo 13 runs short of the landmark.

Sports 3-team deal discussed involving Paul George to Cavaliers
Author: 0 3-team deal discussed involving Paul George to Cavaliers

This was the latest report from ESPN's Marc Stein , who claimed that the trade would bring George to Cleveland and that the Nuggets would get power forward #Kevin Love . Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) fouls Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love (0) during the second quarter in game three of the 2017 NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena.

Sports South Africa Beat England In A Thrilling T20 Encounter
Author: 0 South Africa Beat England In A Thrilling T20 Encounter

It was a fantastic knock because having played here before we knew the wicket was a little bit two-paced. Dawid Malan struck 77 from 44 balls, ensuring a 2-1 series win to England . If his second six - thumped straight into the River Taff off Morkel -was the most brutal strike in his clinical assault, then the most audacious was the shot that brought up his half-century from 31 balls.as Tahir was dinked through fine leg to the delight of a almost full house.

Sports Lopez Saves Match Point to become New King of Queen's
Author: 0 Lopez Saves Match Point to become New King of Queen's

After spending his career trying to eke out a living on the unglamorous second-tier Challenger circuit, Thompson thrived on the big stage, outplaying Murray to shatter the Scot's hopes of a third successive Queen's title. "It's been a great run this week, especially today saving a match point against a great player like Tomas". The former U.S. Open champion romped through the first set in 24 minutes but was given more of a workout in the second.

Sports Record-breaker Stroll realises Formula One dream
Author: 0 Record-breaker Stroll realises Formula One dream

His father, wearing a sky-blue shirt, looked emotional when his son stood on the race podium - barely old enough to drink the celebratory Champagne being passed around by race victor Daniel Ricciardo. They are now teammates, because Massa came out of retirement after Bottas hurriedly left Williams to join Mercedes , following world champion Nico Rosberg's retirement days after securing the 2016 F1 title.

Sports Federer hails `incredible` Rafa post record 10th French Open triumph
Author: 0 Federer hails `incredible` Rafa post record 10th French Open triumph

French Open champion Rafael Nadal moved up two spots to No. 2 in the ATP rankings on Monday, his highest placing since October 2014. "A flawless Roland Garros for me", Nadal said . "I don't know. I can not say (yes); I can not say not". "But not only here". The Spaniard had clinched his 10th French Open title on Sunday. World number one Andy Murray will defend his title at the Aegon Championships , which will feature four of the world's top 10 men.

Sports Ricciardo stunned by victory in 'crazy race'
Author: 0 Ricciardo stunned by victory in 'crazy race'

The damage was not big enough for major damage but incenced Vettel , who then drove alongside Hamilton , waved his right arm and drove into the side of the No.44 auto. "I don't think there was any point in doing that". Vettel leads the overall standings on 153 points ahead of Briton Hamilton on 139 and Finland's Bottas with 111.

Author: 0 Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton in F1 crash row

The pair are the two most successful drivers now racing in F1, having won seven world championships and more than 100 grand prix between them. Daniel Ricciardo raced towards the chequered flag laughing like a schoolboy after he recorded the most unlikely of victories following a Formula One race for the ages.

Author: 0 Ronaldo remains coy about his Real future

A Spanish state prosecutor accused former Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho of tax fraud worth 3.3 million euros ($3.7 million) in unpaid taxes on Tuesday. Last year, Barcelona forward Lionel Messi and his father Jorge were found guilty of tax evasion on the Argentina international's image rights, with more than 4m euros (£3.52m) owed in back payments.

Author: 0 Kevin Harvick wins at Sonoma for 1st victory of season

Truex lost a cylinder and retired from the race with engine problems inside the final 25 laps. Harvick thus led a 1-2-3 finish for Ford, earning his first win for the manufacturer in his No. Bowyer, now the driver for the entry Tony Stewart used for his final NASCAR victory past year at the track , was second and Brad Keselowski third as Ford cars went 1-2-3.

Sports Boston Celtics Make Trade Of No.1 Pick Official, Ainge Excited
Author: 0 Boston Celtics Make Trade Of No.1 Pick Official, Ainge Excited

All season long, the Boston Celtics and their fans cheered for the Brooklyn Nets to lose, as the worse they played, the better the Celtics' chances of winning the NBA Draft Lottery . "It certainly is something that I think affects our situation [in free agency ]", Colangelo said of Monday's trade . But I think were still moving on the same path.

Sports Time right for Socceroos at Confed Cup: Cahill
Author: 0 Time right for Socceroos at Confed Cup: Cahill

Australia's transformation under Postecoglou has flown under the radar in the build up to the Germany game, with the focus on Low's next generation, and the 51 year-old was keen to set the record straight during his pre-match briefing at Fisht Stadium .

Author: 0 Chelsea on verge of signing Alex Sandro and Tiemoue Bakayoko

Juventus have offered the Brazil worldwide an improvement on his £75,000-a-week deal, which runs until 2022, but are unlikely to keep him against his wishes. Should the deal go through, he will become the most expensive signing in the Blues' history, beating their current record of £50m ($63.7m) they paid to Liverpool in signing Fernando Torres in January 2011.

Sports NBA Draft Recap: Suns thrilled to get Jackson
Author: 0 NBA Draft Recap: Suns thrilled to get Jackson

But hey, at least Jackson recognizes his own strengths and weaknesses. Suns G Josh Jackson gives his takes on being selected by Phoenix with the No. The Pelicans' other guards are Quinn Cook, Jordan Crawford, E'Twaun Moore, Quincy Pondexter and Axel Toupane. After leading Detroit Consortium College Prep School to its first state title in 2014, averaging 28 points, 15 rebounds and six assists per game, Jackson transferred to Justin-Siena and played two years for Prolific Prep.

Sports Paulinho unlikely to complete Barcelona move - Scolari
Author: 0 Paulinho unlikely to complete Barcelona move - Scolari

The player's restrain in his public comments has been out of respect to his Chinese club, with Barca knowing a diplomatic approach to negotiations is the best way to getting a deal closed smoothly. "I think, first of all, the way things are with my partner here in China ". He has been instrumental in the club racing to the top of the Chinese Super League standings and booking a place in the quarterfinals of the Asian Champions League, where they will meet fellow Chinese side Shanghai SIPG.

Sports Trump to speak on Comey tapes this week
Author: 0 Trump to speak on Comey tapes this week

Sean Spicer on June 20. Spicer - asked for a simple yes or no answer as to whether the president believes Russian government interfered in the 2016 election - said he's never had the opportunity to discuss that question with the president.

Sports Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry Help Bring NBA Title Back to Oakland
Author: 0 Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry Help Bring NBA Title Back to Oakland

But in the end, the 32-year old couldn't corral back-to-back championships. "I have no reason to look back at what I could have done or shouldn't have done or what I could have done better for the team". Overall, the Warriors are 207-39 during Kerr's tenure as coach. "I think our guys just did a good job of hanging in there". You kept us off the street.

Sports Warburton returns to Lions lineup for Highlanders match
Author: 0 Warburton returns to Lions lineup for Highlanders match

It's a big moment for the 28-year-old, who must prove his fitness to Warren Gatland as the first Test with the All Blacks at Eden Park on June 24 looms into view. Farrell scored all of the Lions' points from penalties, landing three goals in the first half and one for the only points of the second. "I'll be honest with Gats and he will be honest with me".

Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez replies 'no' to Bayern Munich transfer question

With just 12 months remaining on his contract, the Chilean worldwide faces an uncertain future at the Emirates regardless of Arsenal's desire to keep him. Arsene Wenger is desperate for him to stay but no agreement has been reached yet. He is believed to be Guardiola's top transfer target this summer and Etihad chiefs are convinced they can seal the deal for Sanchez, who is also wanted by Bayern Munich and Chelsea.

Author: 0 Ronaldo ordered to appear in court

The Portugal forward has strenuously denied the allegations and threatened to quit the country. Real Madrid and Man United are not directly involved. "I'm a Manchester United fan, and my kids love him, so I hope that he'll be back". "I still haven't spoken to Cristiano Ronaldo ". "Perez said Ronaldo is bothered by the way some media 'treat him like a criminal, ' " CBS Sports reported , "adding that he is honorable and professional".

Author: 0 Jordan Spieth holes bunker shot to win Travelers playoff

Berger, three shots off the lead to start the day, birdied three of the final six holes to force a playoff. Jordan Spieth had a one-shot lead overnight, and the destination of the title evolved into a battle between the Texan and Daniel Berger.

Sports Grichuk homers in return, helps Cardinals top Pirates
Author: 0 Grichuk homers in return, helps Cardinals top Pirates

Cardinals manager Mike Matheny thought the pitch itself was strike three. "He was swinging the bat great today, that's for sure", Matheny said of Molina. "He smoked that ball". Kuhl earned his third victory of the season on Tuesday, allowing two runs on seven hits over five innings against the Brewers.

Author: 0 Queensland beats New South Wales 18-16 in State of Origin

As long as Thurston is around, Queensland are never six feet under. Now it is clear he did it while carrying a serious shoulder injury. It sealed another iconic moment for Thurston to rival his famous golden-point drop goal in the 2015 NRL grand final against Brisbane.

Author: 0 Sixers Trade For First Overall Pick In 2017 NBA Draft

Griffin orchestrated the trade that brought All-Star Kevin Love from Minnesota, and he bolstered the Cavs' roster with other trades and crafty free agent signings. 1 on Thursday will be there when the team picks at No. 3. "You want well-rounded players that fit what you're doing", Colangelo said. And we'll get an additional player that we want in next year's draft, or the year after.