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Sarfraz steers Pakistan into Champions Trophy semis

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has come down heavily on the dismal fielding exhibited by the Lankan players during three-wicket loss against Pakistan which ended their campaign at the ICC Champions Trophy . "Obviously, we won't announce the team until the toss, but there's a chance there could be a change", said Morgan. In last 14 bilateral meetings in the 50-over game, Pakistan suffered defeats in 12 ODIs against England . Read More »

Warriors Win The 2017 NBA Finals

Meanwhile, Bayern Munich defender Mats Hummels tweeted about it, saying: "Impressing. KD". After being sidelined for part of last season and again during the 2017 playoffs with back pain, head coach Steve Kerr returned during the Finals and said he intends to coach "for a long time". Read More »

Warriors to Do 'Whatever it Takes' to Re-Sign Stephen Curry

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The Cavaliers will be searching for answers in the off-season after being dethroned, the Warriors avenging last year's loss when they squandered a 3-1 finals lead. "We'll see how long". Another Cleveland player, Iman Shumpert, was more direct, saying in November, "I'm not going to the White House". "He's had an fantastic career, but he just took it to the next level", coach Steve Kerr said. Read More »

Golden State Warriors Deny Reports of Team Boycotting White House Visit

Warriors coach Steve Kerr has ripped Trump as a "blowhard" and "ill-suited" for the office, and player David West said the president was a poor role model. So I think ... this whole fairy tale about a post-racial utopia that Obama supposedly created? "That's the bottom line". But this isn't the first time controversy has sprung up over a sports team meeting Trump. Read More »

Pakistan, India set to meet in Champions Trophy final

Bangladeshi bowlers were treated like club-level players as both Rohit and Kohli sprayed the entire ground with some scintillating shots to leave the raucous crowd asking for more. In a game such as a semi-final, these mistakes are very hard to rectify and clearly, 265 was not a big enough target on a flat pitch where there was no joy for the bowlers. Read More »

Pakistan to lock horns with England in first Champions Trophy semifinal

Bairstow was dropped on 27 when Azhar Ali failed to hold a tough chance at mid-wicket off a pull against Rumman and again on 42 when Azhar, this time at slip, couldn't cling on to another hard catch. There's no home advantage for any side. "There were huge expectations they'd go on to win the tournament, I think justifiably so on the back of what they've done over the past year and a half". Read More »

Blimp flying over US Open crashes

Open but Harman, victor of the Wells Fargo last month, put himself in the hunt with a bogey-free round. Some witnesses reported that the blimp was on fire before coming down near Highway 83 and Highway 167. The first round of the tournament began Thursday morning. "For me, it's more of a challenge not playing aggressive, because there's lots of times I want to go down the most aggressive line I can". Read More »

Lakers Welcome Markelle Fultz For Draft Workout

So just as a pure fit, you really wouldn't know who's team it is if he's in Boston. In a draft class as talented as this one, a team could turn things around rather quickly with a top pick. After his workout, he slighted Lakers guard D'Angelo Russell. My coaching staff has been really supportive throughout my decision making process, all they had to say were good things. Read More »

E3 2017: Super Mario Odyssey Gets Release Date and New Trailer

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The 2017 games lineup is looking quite strong at this point. And he can use that trick on nearly anything or anyone, including a dinosaur, a Taxi cab, Goombas, Bullet Bills , and even one of the humans walking around in New Donk City. The new trailer showcases a bunch of things we'll be able to do. Nintendo used their E3 Spotlight to share more information around Super Mario Odyssey - including an October release date. Read More »

Team remained in good spirits after India loss: Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed

Morgan promised that the humbling loss to Pakistan would not change his team's approach as they continue to prepare for the 2019 World Cup . On a slow pitch in Cardiff , England's batsmen struggled to find the right formula. All-rounder Ben Stokes tried to steer the team to as respectable a score as he could, but he fell for 34 with 2.2 overs remaining, a period of the game where England could have done with some of his trademark lusty blows to the boundary. Read More »

Nadal moves through to quarter-finals at French Open

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Thiem has definitely looked better this tournament, but anytime Djokovic has been pushed up against a wall this week he played incredibly, so I really can't say for sure who I think will win. 5 Milos Raonic of Canada or Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta . "Everything wasn't flawless. There were a few concerns", Mladenovic said , before joking: "I made about 35 double-faults today, but everything's OK!" Most recently, Djokovic thumped Thiem 6-1, 6-0 in the semi-finals of the Rome Masters. Read More »

London firefighters traumatised by 'horrendous' scenes, chief says

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Earlier, the scale of the investigation facing emergency services was set out by London Fire Commissioner Dany Cotton . "Our specialist urban search and rescue (USAR) crews are now working to make the block safe so our firefighters can continue to progress throughout the building, making a detailed, fingertip search, for anyone who may still be inside". Read More »

QLD Coach Kevin Walters Springs Selection Surprise For Origin Game II

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The 26-year-old was in a similar position back in 2015 when he made his Origin debut in the 11-10 loss to the Maroons in Game One, before Laurie Daley's side fought back to level the series in Melbourne. "It's not about that". "It's about looking at the areas we need to improve, both with the ball and defensively as well", he said of Origin II. "If we're not better than we were in Game One, that won't be good enough". Read More »

Spurs & West Ham looking for early season fixture changes

Tottenham also have a similar problem with their home game against Burnley , which is due to take place on a weekend that their temporary home at Wembley is being used for rugby. There will be some early Christmas cheer in the blue half of Manchester should City topple United at Old Trafford on December 9, but April could prove more decisive as they host their neighbours and then visit Tottenham. Read More »

Takkarist McKinley predicted Warriors would win NBA Finals in 5 games

Naturally, Facebook and Twitter erupted as Warriors superstar Kevin Durant , who lit up the internet when he signed with Golden State last summer , took command of this year's NBA Finals to become the series MVP. While James hasn't seen a dropoff in play yet, it's growing clear that he needs more help to get over the hump and beat the Warriors. How does he not compromise the squad needed to fight past rivals to reach the Finals? "To be back here and bring gold Larry ... Read More »

Top Republican shot and wounded along with his aides

Steve Scalise , who remains in critical condition but has improved. Scalise was standing near second base when he was shot in the hip. Doctors said the bullet traveled across his pelvis fracturing bones and injured internal organs, causing the loss of a lot of blood. Read More »

Scalise 'May Have Brought Some Unity' To US Through 'Great Sacrifice'

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Democrats won in an 11-2 blowout. "He's going to be OK, we hope", Trump said . The Louisiana lawmaker, who is the No. 3 Republican in the House, remains in critical condition at MedStar Washington Hospital Center. She said Republican vitriol and caricatures of her have resulted in "calls to my home constantly, threats in front of my family, really predicated on their comments and their paid ads". Read More »

Zinédine Zidane, le grand frère de la Maison blanche — Ligue des champions

Les joueurs de Zinédine Zidane ont remporté ce samedi soir leur douzième Ligue des champions à Cardiff . Et il faut remonter à 1989 et 1990 pour retrouver trace d'une telle performance du Milan AC. Une frappe des 20 mètres de Casemiro détournée par Sami Khedira (60e) et un nouveau but de Cristiano Ronaldo trois minutes plus tard ont permis au Real de prendre les devants. Read More »

Pilot injured when blimp goes down at US Open in Wisconsin

He takes it as a compliment that he's part of that discussion, but he's exhausted of being in that category. "It is always cool to be part of some sort of history in golf but I'd rather be remembered for something that's done on Sunday". So I did a really good job of staying present, staying focused on the next shot". That was the big key for me. "If I don't three-putt, I shoot even (par)". Read More »

Warriors undecided on whether to visit White House

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I get the idea that some people think an athlete should stay in the town he started and win there, but why not jump to a great team? "I do know me and KD had a conversation along with Draymond and Klay and Andre past year before he even showed up that that was kind of the identity of who we are as a team that we understand how important it is, the guys that are here", Curry said. Read More »

This is Bruce Lee's Only Real Fight Ever Recorded on Tape

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The video shows Lee fighting one of his own pupils, Ted Wong, who was reputed to be one of Bruce's best students. The video's description reads, " This is the only recording of Bruce Lee in a real MMA fight ". The footage , which has been restored from film, was posted to YouTube by a user known only as Beerdy who maintains a ton of footage of the late fighter and actor. Read More »

Warriors release statement on possible White House visit

He made sure that was just a minor hiccup, though, as he bounced back in the 129-120 Game 5 victory to help lead Golden State to its second championship in three years. last July. Durant said he wants his faith and humility to guide his life. "Winning is fantastic. I've been so lucky to be part of so many championship teams as a player and now as a coach, and it never gets old", Kerr said after Monday's win. Read More »