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Pakistan skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed refuses to give up on semifinal chances

An International Cricket Council spokesman defended the use of net run-rate in major tournaments, telling AFP: "Net run-rate is the second determining factor fo...


Nets believe they are getting Kevin Durant, DeAndre Jordan

Back in October, Irving seemed to express his interest in re-signing with the Boston Celtics but throughout the course of the season back tracked on that statem...


West Ham poised to make £14m Rondon offer

Signing a new contract at London Stadium in late January, the Austrian said all the right things, only to quickly return to wanting to leave when the first oppo...


Ander Herrera joins Paris Saint Germain

A fan favourite at United, Herrera was named the Sir Matt Busby Player of the Year at the club for 2016-2017. However, the next stage of his career will tak...


All Blacks name extra-large squad for Rugby Championship

One-test scrumhalf Brad Weber was also recalled after his strong performances in Super Rugby kept Te Toiroa Tahuriorangi, who was in Hansen's squad a year ago...


Cost of Arsenal's maximum Wilfried Zaha bid revealed

Interestingly, we have read that Arsenal's transfer budget this summer, because they have missed out on the Champions League, is just £45m, plus what they can...


Chelsea could play a blinder with imminent Ruben Loftus-Cheek deal

We have spoken in detail and in depth because it is about how I want to work with the club and how they want me to work with them. Chelsea director Marina G...


Miami Dolphins Player Kendrick Norton Loses Arm After Serious Car Accident

He joined the Dolphins for the last two games of the 2018 season after the team snagged him off Carolina's practice squad. Malki Kawa posted on Twitter Thur...


Arjen Robben retires at age of 35

Robben said: "I have made a decision to put an end to my career as a professional football player". He said: "As everyone knows I have taken time after my las...


Streaker runs on to the field to interrupt England-New Zealand match

From 194-1 after 30 overs, England eventually needed some late bluster to get to 305-8 - a sudden change that wasn't exclusively about New Zealand bowling w...


Barca to add Coutinho in Neymar offer

Kia Joorabchian insisted that Barcelona's general manager, Pep Segura, was committed to keeping the player. President Josep Maria Bartomeu has taken charg...


Ormsby claims share of lead at Irish Open

I didn't expect 63 out of it. "I just went to the next tee with a big smile and bombed one down the middle and birdied the next two holes, so that was a big t...


Serena Williams, Andy Murray to play mixed doubles together at Wimbledon

The victor of 23 Grand Slam singles championships, one short of Margaret Court's record for men or women, Williams has also teamed with her sister Venus for 14 ...


Ashleigh Barty continues her Wimbledon campaign with victory over Alison van Uytvanck

But having failed to reach even the quarter-finals for a 16th straight grand slam, Kyrgios faced up to the reality that he may never live up to his undoubted ...


Megan who? Christen Press delivers in biggest game of her life 07/03/2019

In Tuesday's game against England, it was Alex Morgan's turn. "I expect to be fit by then and ready to play ". In the build-up to the game, there had been ...


Can Pakistan still qualify for World Cup 2019 semi-final?

Speaking to IANS, Rajesh Raisinghani said they had booked ticket back in October a year ago so that they could travel to England to watch the Indian team and th...


West Indies end World Cup campaign on winning note

When Ikram reached 86 he posted the highest score by an 18-year-old in World Cup history, surpassing the record of Sachin Tendulkar. West Indies all-round...


Warriors trade Andre Iguodala to Memphis Grizzlies

The Grizzlies will also receive a top-four protected 2024 first-round draft pick from the Warriors. The Memphis Grizzlies are set to acquire Andre Iguodala...


Jimmy Butler Reportedly Sent To Heat In Sign-And

Wade was probably messing around, but Butler coming to the Heat is clearly a move that will reinvigorate the fanbase. Jimmy Butler is one of the top free ag...


David And Candice Warner Welcome New Baby Girl

Warner stayed behind with his wife and two young daughters to support Candice, well before Australia's final group match with South Africa at Old Trafford on ...


Warriors thank Kevin Durant for his services, retire his No. 35 jersey

Warriors co-chairman and CEO Joe Lacob announced the move Monday. According to the latest report from NBA Insider Shams Charania, the Warriors intend to perma...


Former Giants quarterback Jared Lorenzen dies at 38

We are deeply saddened to announced the passing of Jared today , July 3, 2019 . Again, we appreciate all of the warm wishes and prayers, but as a family, we ...


Man United setback in bid to sign 28-year-old

Ben Yedder has previous of scoring at Old Trafford. Ben Yedder now has a £36m release clause on his contract and Sevilla will want the sum to be triggered, if...


Matt Targett: Aston Villa sign defender from Southampton

Saints claim to have beaten "a number of Premier League suitors" to the 22-year-old's signature. Aston Villa have agreed to pay an initial fee of £14m for...


Makelele backing former Chelsea teammate Lampard for manager's job

Chelsea have so far released no statement over the possibility of Frank Lampard taking over the duties of head coach. Frank Lampard will be absent from...


Wawrinka crashes out at Wimbledon

At 40, Karlovic became the oldest man since 1975 to win at Wimbledon by advancing to the second round. Djokovic, who is challenging for his career 16th Gr...


Netherlands reach first World Cup final with extra-time rocket

ET, with each seeking its first title. Netherlands vs Sweden for a spot in the World Cup final. Proceedings opened up more after the break and both sides we...


Angels Pitcher Tyler Skaggs Found Dead At 27 During Texas Road Trip

EDT. "And it felt like there was much more urgency to win", manager Brad Ausmus said. Skaggs started the Angels' game Saturday night against the Athletics. ...


England semi-final permutations as they look to pip Pakistan

Tom Latham was the only Kiwi batsman go make a substantial contribution, crossing the half-century mark for a well-played 57, but wasn't getting much assistanc...


Rayudu was forced to retire because of selectors: Gambhir

Ambati Rayudu, a middle-order Indian batsman announced his retirement today from all forms of cricket. Whether the BCCI does attempt to persuade Rayudu to r...


England face World Cup reckoning against New Zealand

The 47-year-old also credited bowling all-rounder Imad Wasim for Pakistan's three-wicket win over the winless Afghanistan on June 29. But the pleasing asp...


Win over Bangladesh puts India in CWC semis

Rohit Sharma has become the backbone of the Indian cricket team at ICC World Cup 2019. Jasprit Bumrah was the pick of the Indian bowlers with four wickets,...


Manchester City activate Rodrigo release clause, confirm Atletico

Manchester City are set to complete the signing Rodri from Atletico Madrid after the La Liga side confirmed they received the €70 million to cover the Sp...


Who is Cori Gauff?

My dad told me that I could do this when I was 8. Gauff's tennis career peaked when she was 8 years old after her family moved from Atlanta to Delray Beach,...


Sikandar Bakht, Basit Alis theories about Indian intentions proven after England win

Chasing 337 on Sunday, India could manage 306/5 in their full quota of 50 overs with Dhoni and Kedar Jadhav remaining unbeaten on 42 (31 balls) and 12 (13 b...