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Hales innings ranks 'number one' - Read Hales innings ranks 'number one' - Read
- July 04, 2017

While he's part of the Test furniture, Broad - who has 368 wickets in 102 matches - wants to make a return to one-day global cricket having not played since February a year ago. Surrey's Mark Stoneman was overlooked for England Test selection this week, but he did his chances of a future inclusion no harm with a fine unbeaten 144 of his own. (more...)
Actress abduction case: Police may question Kavya Madhavan's mother Actress abduction case: Police may question Kavya Madhavan's mother
- July 04, 2017

We certainly haven't heard the last of this shocking case yet. Earlier today, the police found that Suni got in touch with Dileep's manager Appunni and some of his acquaintances before the attack. Sources said the police were soon set to interrogate the relatives of a prominent film actor to ascertain if Suni had visited their shop soon after the crime. (more...)
Tiger Woods completes 'private intensive program' after DUI arrest Tiger Woods completes 'private intensive program' after DUI arrest
- July 04, 2017

Yesterday, he tweeted: "I recently completed an out of state private intensive program ". Woods' agent Mark Steinberg later confirmed that Woods was receiving "in-patient treatment". Woods failed a sobriety test but registered a 0.0 on a breathalyzer test. He has undergone several back surgeries in the last two years, placing his golf career firmly on hold. (more...)
Two New York Yankees stars enter Home Run Derby Two New York Yankees stars enter Home Run Derby
- July 04, 2017

The AL's current batting leader stands just 5-foot-6, which has led to some hilarious shenanigans in the past. "I think we're both looking forward to that". "It was pretty surreal", Judge said after initially being invited in June. Judge continues to gain accolades for his stellar rookie season. "I watch him take BP, and he uses the whole field". (more...)
Confederations Cup heartbreak for Claudio Bravo Confederations Cup heartbreak for Claudio Bravo
- July 04, 2017

The likes of Golden Boot victor Werner, Golden Ball victor Julian Draxler and fullbacks Jonas Hector and Joshuah Kimmich lifted themselves from potential World Cup 2018 squad players to probable starters next summer. Should the final go to penalties, Chile shot-stopper Claudio Bravo was heroic in saving all three of Portugal's spot-kicks in the semi-final. Chile: Bravo; Isla, Jara, Medel, Beausejour; Diaz; Aranguiz, Hernandez; Vidal; Sanchez, Vargas. (more...)
Stan Wawrinka, No. 5 Seed at Wimbledon, Eliminated in First Round Stan Wawrinka, No. 5 Seed at Wimbledon, Eliminated in First Round
- July 04, 2017

The world number two dismissed Australian John Millman for the loss of just six games, winning 6-1 6-3 6-2. German world No 97 Brown came back from a set and a break down to beat Portugal's Joao Sousa 3-6, 7-6, 6-4, 6-4. "I don't know how to explain it", he added. I have no words to describe this. "I think my game suits it really well, because I don't have, like, a huge serve but it's quite strong and very precise. (more...)
Nick Kyrgios retires during first round action at Wimbledon Nick Kyrgios retires during first round action at Wimbledon
- July 04, 2017

Kyrgios always knew he'd face a tough time against Herbert . Not surprisingly, the young Australian tennis player is gone from play at the Grand Slam event. I've had this hip injury pretty much for the last six, seven months so it's been giving me grief. I don't think anyone wants to go down the surgery route. (more...)
Everton complete signing of Michael Keane from Burnley Everton complete signing of Michael Keane from Burnley
- July 03, 2017

Manager Ronald Koeman is delighted to have further strengthened his squad, telling Everton's official website: "Michael was high among the players we wanted to bring to Everton this summer and I'm delighted he is here at the club". Everton will also officially announce the signing of Malaga's Spain under-21 striker Sandro Ramirez. "He's 24 years old, his best years are to come, he's an England global, too, and I couldn't be more pleased that he's now a Blue". (more...)
Naturally, Marshawn Lynch went Beast Mode in charity soccer game Naturally, Marshawn Lynch went Beast Mode in charity soccer game
- July 03, 2017

Chad Johnson/Ochocinco participated, as did former soccer players Dwayne De Rosario, Eddie Johnson and Brian Ching. Yup. Lynch enters the game wearing flip flops to start the second half. Marshawn Lynch's triumphant return to his hometown of Oakland after coming out of retirement to sign with the Raiders could not be going better. (more...)
Elgar to lead South Africa at Lord's Elgar to lead South Africa at Lord's
- July 03, 2017

Dr Mohammed Moosajee , the South African ream manager, elaborated: "Faf's wife gave birth to their first child last week but the hard nature of the delivery has delayed his return to the UK. He scored 12 runs in the match but his selection now is reportedly not for the opener position. The news means South Africa have no injury concerns with Philander likely to feature in a bowling attack also consisting of Morne Morkel and Kagiso Rabada. (more...)
Reports Say Carmelo Anthony Willing to Waive No-Trade Clause Reports Say Carmelo Anthony Willing to Waive No-Trade Clause
- July 03, 2017

However, the Knicks returned to their original plan of trading Anthony when Jackson was sacked last week, according to Wojnarowski. The arrival of All-Star guard Chris Paul to join MVP runner-up James Harden has catapulted the Rockets into contention for Anthony and established his interest in joining the Rockets, sources said. (more...)
Wimbledon 2017: Google's Doodle - complete with Rufus
- July 03, 2017

She spent time meeting former tennis pros including Kim Clijsters and Martina Navratilova ahead of the first match, as well as a selection of servicemen and women and ball boys and girls. British champ Andy Murray will be defending his title in the men's singles tournament, but last year's victor of the women's title Serena Williams will not be on court this summer, as she is now pregnant. (more...)
Pacquiao loses controversial decision to Horn in Australia Pacquiao loses controversial decision to Horn in Australia
- July 03, 2017

He left without the WBO belt. The Filipino boxer lost 117-111, 115-113 and 115-113 to Horn before 51,000 fans at Suncorp Stadium. According to CompuBox statistics, Pacquiao landed nearly twice as many punches as Horn - 182 to 92. "It could have gone either way". "But I came back in the 10th, 11th and 12th". If you give Manny the 11th, you have it a draw. Pacquiao had been hoping to set up a second big-money showdown with Floyd Mayweather, but it was Horn who called for a fight with the ... (more...)
Ronaldo leads Portugal to win Third Place at FIFA Confederations Cup Ronaldo leads Portugal to win Third Place at FIFA Confederations Cup
- July 03, 2017

Silva, on as a substitute, then grabbed the victor justbefore the end of the first period of extra time , burying apenalty after Miguel Layun handled in the box. Hernandez's cross from the byline floated beyond CarlosVela and Patricio, with Zenit St Petersburg centre-back Netounwittingly turning the ball home. (more...)
John Terry Makes Decision On New Club After Leaving Chelsea
- July 03, 2017

McArthur, who joined Palace from Wigan for £7.5million in 2014, has played 31 games for Palace last season and he managed to score 5 goals. The mystery signing is largely understood to be none other than John Terry , who's without a Chelsea contract for the first time in 22 years as of a few hours ago. (more...)
More expectations than usual as Andy Murray defends his title More expectations than usual as Andy Murray defends his title
- July 03, 2017

The couple welcomed daughter Sophia 17 months ago. Now a mom to son Leo, Azarenka will be participating in her first Grand Slam tournament since the 2016 French Open . Discussing his injury trouble ahead of Wimbledon , Murray added: "I've had hip problems since I was very young. It's important that I get back to winning ways and that's all I am thinking about". (more...)
Caps sign Kuznetsov for 8 years, trade Johansson to Devils Caps sign Kuznetsov for 8 years, trade Johansson to Devils
- July 03, 2017

He has scored 102 goals and 188 assists for 290 points in 501 regular-season contests. Washington received a second-round pick via the Florida Panthers, plus a third-round pick via the Toronto Maple Leafs. The Capitals were forced to say goodbye to Johansson after re-signing forward Evgeny Kuznetsov to an eight-year, $62.4 million deal earlier Sunday. (more...)
Andy Murray declares himself fit to defend Wimbledon title after hip injury
- July 03, 2017

I've certainly felt fairly calm the last few days. "It was giving me quite a lot of trouble moving to certain shots and getting into certain positions". To mix the family with two kids and the full-size tennis tournaments' schedule - it is hard and interesting at the same time. "It's not a distraction in the slightest". (more...)
Former Thunder player agrees to deal with Timberwolves Former Thunder player agrees to deal with Timberwolves
- July 03, 2017

And after the young Wolves had difficulty applying his teachings on defense on their way to finishing 26th in the league in that category, it was clear that Thibodeau needed a player or two with experience in his system to help young stars Karl-Anthony Towns and Andrew Wiggins figure things out. (more...)
Nuggets sign Paul Millsap to three-year, $90 million deal Nuggets sign Paul Millsap to three-year, $90 million deal
- July 03, 2017

At age 32 Millsap will be one of the oldest players on the Nuggets roster, but he will allow them to compete in an increasingly hard and competitive West. The Denver Nuggets were fun last season, but I think they just got a lot more fun. Of course, it's on defense where Millsap matters even more, though. (more...)