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Author: 0 Pakistan cricket legend Younis Khan announces retirement

He will be playing the series against West Indies . Hometown kid Bishoo, playing an worldwide on home soil for the first time in six years, and Nurse, who has played at the venue on several occasions for Barbados Pride, will be two players that Jason Holder will be banking upon to make it happen for West Indies .

Author: 0 Chelsea boss Conte calls for calm against Man United

In the 20th minute, N'golo Kanté played a clever pass to Eden Hazard , who danced past the goalkeeper and tapped the ball into an empty net. As half-time approached, Bournemouth came back into the game with Benik Afobe hitting the post in the 29th minute.

Sports Aqib Talib won't be suspended or fined after shooting incident
Author: 0 Aqib Talib won't be suspended or fined after shooting incident

However, Dallas police said Tuesday there still is an open criminal case involving Talib that remains under investigation. Instead the National Football League urged him to take steps to ensure there was no repeat according to a letter quoted by the ESPN network.

Author: 0 Who should captain the British and Irish Lions?

But Scotland's improved form in this year's RBS 6 Nations, which saw them record three victories in a single year for the first time since 2006, has raised hopes north of the border that there will be a higher number picked this time. "It will be the strongest Lions squad ever to leave these shores", Lions tour manager John Spencer told The Telegraph . European rugby is in a healthy state, with northern hemisphere teams winning nine tests against southern hemisphere beasts New Zealand, ...

Sports J.J. Watt huge fan of Rockets guard Patrick Beverley
Author: 0 J.J. Watt huge fan of Rockets guard Patrick Beverley

It's the first postseason victory since April 27, 2008, with Phoenix for Houston Coach Mike D'Antoni, whose teams were swept in the first round in his last two trips to the playoffs in 2011 with the Knicks and 2013 with the Lakers. And the Rockets always heat up. Houston scored the next nine points, capped by consecutive 3-pointers by Beverley to make it 73-64 midway through the period.

Sports Sizzling Isco looks for chance to lead Madrid to glory
Author: 0 Sizzling Isco looks for chance to lead Madrid to glory

He is three short of the 100th-goal mark in the Champions League . "... Showing similarities with another Spaniard with that lovely dribbling run...", one of the English commentators said after the midfielder made a total mockery of Sporting's defence in second half.

Sports Adidas sorry for email saying 'you survived' Boston Marathon
Author: 0 Adidas sorry for email saying 'you survived' Boston Marathon

The poorly worded email drew immediate backlash online and participants of the annual event were outraged at the lack of consideration for the victims and survivors of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, and the people of Boston. The company is the latest in a string of brands to find itself frantically apologizing for doing something stupid. "Clearly, there was no thought given to the insensitive email subject line we sent Tuesday", it tweeted.

Sports Barca coach: our only option against Juve is 'attack, attack, attack'
Author: 0 Barca coach: our only option against Juve is 'attack, attack, attack'

Nevertheless, Allegri has warned his team they need to stay cool and play their particular game so that you can hold off the Catalan giants, who overturned a 4-0 first-leg deficit against Paris Saint-Germain in the final round. "The tie can turn around", Luis Enrique said. Right now, 60 per cent for us, but we have great respect for Barcelona '. Neymar added: " Juventus are a great team, very well structured, so it will be hard to have to turn the tie".

Sports Away win keeps Arsenal's hopes of a top-four finish alive
Author: 0 Away win keeps Arsenal's hopes of a top-four finish alive

Jamie Carragher admitted that Arsenal showed some strong character on Monday night as they bounced back to winning ways in the Premier League with a 2-1 victory over Middlesbrough. The players had a good mentality and they wanted to win the game and they responded. Boro enjoyed the better of the exchanges in the opening 15 minutes of the first half, although they struggled to carve out clear-cut chances.

Author: 0 Patriots sign Bills RB Gillislee to offer sheet

The Patriots also signed former Bills cornerback Stephon Gilmore at the outset of free agency, poaching another impact player from their division rival. Upon the release of Karlos Williams in preseason, Gillislee assumed the team's back-up role behind LeSean McCoy past year and saw an increased workload.

Author: 0 Terry prefers move to Crystal Palace or Bournemouth

That's what made him the most successful captain in the club's history. Chelsea's John Terry (left) and Frank Lampard lifting the FA Cup in 2012 after defeating Liverpool in the final. Next season Conte intends to bring back defender Andreas Christensen after two seasons on loan at Borussia Monchengladbach. 'The club and I have always had a fantastic relationship, which will continue beyond my playing days.

Sports Leonard's 37 points lead Spurs by Grizzlies 96-82
Author: 0 Leonard's 37 points lead Spurs by Grizzlies 96-82

He's a very determined individual. He has class and he just plays the game. On the other hand, the San Antonio Spurs also did the same to the Memphis Grizzlies to get the same 2-0 lead in the first round of the Western Conference playoffs.

Sports Juventus optimistic that injured Dybala can face Barca
Author: 0 Juventus optimistic that injured Dybala can face Barca

Juventus, looking for its third Champions League title, is coming off three straight victories. Massimiliano Allegri is optimistic Juventus striker Paulo Dybala will be fit to face Barcelona in the Champions League on Wednesday after he sustained an ankle injury in Saturday's win at Pescara .

Sports Former Lions LB Stephen Tulloch will retire after 11 seasons
Author: 0 Former Lions LB Stephen Tulloch will retire after 11 seasons

On the season, Tulloch played just 53 total snaps (6.1 percent) in the regular defense, and he did not play at all on special teams. Like Jimmy on Facebook . His mother has always served as an inspiration to give back to the community. The building will be located next to the Little London Primary School to ease the transition for children as their education advances.

Author: 0 Arsene Wenger says Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil has rediscovered his focus

We knew it could happen, but we still have loads of games for us to recover and make it into the top four. Arsenal had the best of the first half, but it was after the break they took control of the game. They were sharper than us. I understand that it can be frustrating not to be [in the top four] at the moment, but, as I say, we just need to be together.

Author: 0 Ronaldo hat trick puts Madrid into Champions League semis

Then, after Bayern Munich's ten-men had made it to extra-time, Cristiano Ronaldo scored the vital goal from an offside position. With the tie locked at 3-3 on aggregate, the Chile midfielder was sent off after being shown two yellow cards by the Hungarian referee Viktor Kassai , with the second for a sliding tackle on Marco Asensio particularly harsh.

Author: 0 Britain hope experience is key to winning Davis Cup tie

The No2 Briton after the absent Andy Murray, No44 Daniel Evans, arguably faced an even tougher task against the No68 ranked Jeremy Chardy. With the doubles at one set all, a forehand victor down the line from Mahut gave France set point on Murray's serve.

Author: 0 Penn State to host NCAA Women's Frozen Four

Penn State will have an opportunity to host its first NCAA hockey event the weekend of March 23-25, 2018, when four teams will converge in an NCAA Division I Men's Hockey Regional at the PPL Center in Allentown. Other schools in the tournament that year included Wisconsin and Mercyhurst. The news comes after LCA, the Detroit Sports Commission and Michigan State University submitted in August a bid to host the Frozen Four in either 2019, 2020, 2021 or 2022.

Author: 0 Boston Celtics Vs. Chicago Bulls Game 2 Live Stream

Can Boston recover in Game 2 on April 18? Jimmy Butler had 30 points and nine rebounds and the Chicago Bulls outlasted Boston 106-102 in Game 1 on Sunday on an emotional night for grieving Celtics star Isaiah Thomas . Isaiah Thomas' 22-year-old sister Chyna died in a one-car accident in Federal Way on Saturday. "He is just an incredible basketball player and a better person, so I'm happy with the way he played tonight, and we just need to continue to fight for him ".

Sports Sunderland stay rooted to the bottom after United defeat
Author: 0 Sunderland stay rooted to the bottom after United defeat

The Swedish forward has now scored 250 goals in 308 appearances since he turned 30-years-old in 2011. Manchester United closed the gap on the English Premier League top four after a dominant win over Sunderland . The Premier League we cannot win, but Europa League we can. United were without goalkeeper David de Gea, who has a minor hip problem, but Mourinho felt it was a good opportunity for Sergio Romero to play before he lines up against Anderlecht in the Europa League on Thursday.

Author: 0 Eric Bailly thinks his Manchester United teammates should be criticised

Hosts pushed for an equaliser but Seb Larsson's controversial red card saw them do down to ten man just before half-time. Ibrahimovic has now scored 17 times in a brilliant first season in the Premier League and has a remarkable 250 goals in the five years since he turned 30.

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo, Real beat Bayern in controversial UCL quarterfinal

Victory also secured history on a collective level for Madrid as they reached the semi-finals for a record seventh straight year. Joe Walker, Real Madrid ( @UEFAcomJoeW )Job done. The action picked up at the 50th minute as Real left back Marcelo headed an Arjen Robben shot right off the line to prevent an opening goal . Philipp Lahm and Xabi Alonso both see a bittersweet end to their long and storied Champions League careers.

Author: 0 Antoine Griezmann rules out Real Madrid transfer

Meanwhile, Atletico Madrid are three points clear of Sevilla, but a win could see them become surprise dark horses in the title race. Real's play has been littered with lapses of concentration in defence and they have often had to rely on late escape acts to see them through hard games.

Sports Luck just out for a good time at Masters
Author: 0 Luck just out for a good time at Masters

A wasted trip? Not really. "I know we take it for granted". "With the wind, the golf course is going to play very hard", he said. "Every caddie I've had here says if you can have only one or two putts for the week where you're dead facing the hole or the hole's dead behind you, you'll do okay".

Sports Alexander Radulov lifts Canadiens past Rangers in overtime
Author: 0 Alexander Radulov lifts Canadiens past Rangers in overtime

Carey Price stopped 32 of the 34 shots against him for Montreal but was far from his best in Game 4. They found one, noticing the Rangers were paying a lot of attention to the off-side defencemen, especially when Shea Weber was on the ice with his big shot.

Sports White: If ready, Jones will face Cormier at UFC 214
Author: 0 White: If ready, Jones will face Cormier at UFC 214

However, if Jones does not want to fight Cormier right away, White said he would scrap those plans. "Cormier already told me he's willing to fight either Jones or ( Jimi) Manuwa ". It's interesting that the UFC aren't fully committed to the Cormier Vs Jones II fight yet, even though it's the obvious fight to make. "Let's go! I wanna fight you!" The former light heavyweight champion failed a drug test before UFC 200 previous year and will not be able to appear in the octagon until after ...

Author: 0 Cubs beat Dodgers in Their Home Opener

Then, about two hours before the game, the sky opened up, and fans checking out the brand-new Park at Wrigley adjacent to the stadium had to scurry for cover. It was awesome". Who will be the most key contributor for Chicago this season? Darvish (1-1) struck out 10 and limited the Halos to five singles and two walks, improving to 8-2 in his career against the Angels.

Sports Nuri Sahin reveals Borussia Dortmund bus horror: I will never forget this
Author: 0 Nuri Sahin reveals Borussia Dortmund bus horror: I will never forget this

Pulisic was on the Bundesliga club's bus when three bombs went off as it left the hotel for Signal Iduna Park, ahead of the Champions League quarterfinal first-leg match against Monaco. "If you are not in the bus you can not imagine how it is exactly", he said, adding that he understood the views of both sides and it had been hard to find another date.

Sports Watch Carrie Underwood's Surprise Anthem Performance for NHL Playoffs
Author: 0 Watch Carrie Underwood's Surprise Anthem Performance for NHL Playoffs

There are plenty of reasons why the Blackhawks find themselves down 3-0 in their opening-round series with the Predators, from the back-to-back Pekka Rinne road shutouts to open the series to the Nashville pressure in overtime of Game 3 , which ended with a pretty Kevin Fiala victor to complete the Predators' comeback, 3-2.

Author: 0 Which of Cristiano Ronaldo's goals has been his best?

CR7 also scored his 100th European goal in the process and is now two goals clear of eternal rival Lionel Messi in the all-time Champions League goalscorer standings. While Arjen Robben, Franck Ribery, David Alaba and Thiago Alcantara were running and forcing the game, the visitors appeared static, waiting for chances to present themselves.

Author: 0 Bozak's OT goal gives Maple Leafs series lead over Capitals

Hyman chased down the loose puck that led to Nylander's first of the postseason and then drew the penalty that led to Bozak's game-winner. "All those guys have probably had a ton of pressure on them their whole lives", said Bozak. The pesky Maple Leafs winger is doing everything he can to frustrate the captain of the Washington Capitals, who's been quiet so far in the first-round playoff series Toronto now leads 2-1.

Sports Jazz sink Clippers on Johnson buzzer beater
Author: 0 Jazz sink Clippers on Johnson buzzer beater

Utah led by as many as eight early in the fourth quarter before Los Angeles rallied. Gobert was setting a pick for Hayward when he and Mbah a Moute collided. He said as of Saturday night, it's not clear when Gobert will be back on the court. Hill and Favors contributed 16 and 15 points respectively. Sure.

Sports UEFA denies Dortmund and Monaco did not want to play
Author: 0 UEFA denies Dortmund and Monaco did not want to play

Sokratis Papastathopoulos suggested he felt Dortmund players had been treated like "animals", while Monaco boss Leonardo Jardim admitted it was hard for the players to concentrate as his side secured a 3-2 victory. "Until kick-off, everything was all still in my head, but not football", said Turkey worldwide midfielder Sahin. We realised this morning that training is a distraction.

Author: 0 Utah Jazz's Rudy Gobert To Miss Game 2 vs LA Clippers

GAME 2: The Jazz stole home-court advantage away from the Clippers in Game 1, but they're not satisfied to return to Utah tied 1-1. We're definitely going to have to do more. They want to come home up 2-0, but they know that will be a tough task. "I like how the guys reacted to that last game", Hill said. "If you look at his numbers offensively they don't look that great, but I thought he was a difference maker".

Author: 0 Cavaliers Blew Big Lead In OT 126-125 Defeat At Hawks

The Cleveland Cavaliers have been a good, but a weird team this season. Atlanta then successfully trapped Irving deep in the corner on the inbounds with Kent Bazemore tying him up for a jump ball with just 4.8 seconds remaining. This is an extremely unlikely scenario - more on this in a minute. James and Irving carried the Cavs . James had a triple-double with 32 points, 16 rebounds and 10 assists, while Irving scored 45 points as the Cavs lost back-to-back games.

Sports Kendall Jenner 'devastated' about Pepsi advert controversy....what does Madonna think?
Author: 0 Kendall Jenner 'devastated' about Pepsi advert controversy....what does Madonna think?

Jenner then appears to bring an end to the protest by sharing a Pepsi with a police officer. Pepsi had previously said the ad would be seen globally across TV and digital platforms, and had stood by the ad late Tuesday. Pepsi said the ad was created by its in-house shop, Creators League Studio. Jenner has yet to comment on the ad. But Charpentier - who also recreated the 1967 photo in a Leica Camera ad in 2014 - says that's not the case.

Sports Wallabies star Drew Mitchell to retire
Author: 0 Wallabies star Drew Mitchell to retire

The former Reds, Force and Waratahs wing last featured for the Wallabies in a 23-17 win against South Africa in last year's Rugby Championship contest in Brisbane. Mitchell said via Twitter. Matt Giteau, a team-mate of Mitchell for Australia and Toulon, responded with a tweet that read: "Nooooooo!" Mitchell has spent the last four years at the French club, winning consecutive Champions Cups in 2014 and 2015, as well as a Top 14 title in 2014.

Author: 0 Liverpool's Mane ruled out for rest of season

The manager decided [to put him on the bench] because I was not 100 percent". This post was syndicated from 360Nobs.com. The Brazil worldwide was substituted midway through the second half at Anfield after vomiting at half-time and has not yet returned to training.

Sports Longtime Falcons WR Roddy White makes retirement official
Author: 0 Longtime Falcons WR Roddy White makes retirement official

He had back-to-back seasons with 100 receptions during the 2010, 2011 seasons, leading the league in 2010 with 115. White sat out the 2016 season, saying he turned down a contract offer from the Tennessee Titans. So many people want to get there with New England. Even without White, the team made their best postseason run since 1999, finishing with a heart-breaking 34-31 loss to the Patriots in Super Bowl LI.