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Author: 0 Pakistan can upset any team on their day, says Kohli

Pakistan bowler Hasan Ali took three wickets, including the final wicket of Jasprit Bumrah caught by Pakistan Captain Sarfraz Ahmed , and went on to win the tournament's Golden Ball award at the top bowler throughout the competition.

Author: 0 Mayweather, McGregor agree August super fight

After splitting two high-profile bouts with Nate Diaz, McGregor knocked out Eddie Alvarez to add the organisation's lightweight title in December previous year. The announcement brings to an end rampant speculation that began two years ago when McGregor threw out the prospect of the fantasy match during a July 2015 appearance on Conan O'Brien's talk show, telling the host, "I would box him if the opportunity arose".

Sport Rizzo hits leadoff HR, Cubs beat Padres 4-0
Author: 0 Rizzo hits leadoff HR, Cubs beat Padres 4-0

Home-plate umpire Jeff Nelson did not invoke Rule 6.01 (i), as Hedges had held on to the ball and Rizzo was declared out. Rizzo was called out, and Hedges left the game with a bruised right thigh. ".That was the rule. I thought I gave him enough plate to go ahead and slide". If I slide, he runs into me. After the game, the Cubs defended their first baseman's actions.

Sport Murray sets up Nishikori clash
Author: 0 Murray sets up Nishikori clash

Murray, who reached his fourth successive semi-final here despite a patchy performance in his 2-6, 6-1, 7-6, 6-1 victory over Kei Nishikori , admitted that he would need to play better against Wawrinka. Do you something awesome to share with the world? Early losses in three of his four clay-court events left him short of matches, unsure why he was playing badly and not sure how long it would take him to get out of it.

Author: 0 Padres manager blasts Anthony Rizzo for 'cheap shot' collision with Austin Hedges

Rizzo also scored on a sacrifice fly by Kris Bryant when he barreled into catcher Austin Hedges , who was defending the plate. Rizzo has been drawing the attention since moving to the leadoff spot last week, but Pirela stole the spotlight briefly by leading off the game with a homer that landed above the restaurant in the batter's eye in center - a shot estimated at 441 feet.

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho accused of €3.3m tax fraud during Real Madrid reign

Montoro said, however, that sports stars must be "exemplary" and "particularly scrupulous in the fulfilment of their tax obligations" because their actions "radiate over the whole society, for example on youth, children". He also confirmed that Ronaldo's contract was ring-fenced by a one billion euro release clause. I have not spoken to Ronaldo, I have just heard what has been in the newspapers.

Author: 0 Pakistan outclass England to reach final of ICC Champions Trophy 2017

Sarfraz already knows what it's like to win a trophy at India's expense, having been the skipper of the Pakistan side that defeated their fellow Asian giants in the 2006 Under-19 World Cup final in Colombo "Yes, I will have that India Under-19 game in mind", he said.

Sport Thomas Christiansen looking to instil Johan Cruyff philosophy at Leeds United
Author: 0 Thomas Christiansen looking to instil Johan Cruyff philosophy at Leeds United

Christiansen and Orta, the latter of whom was appointed to his position at Elland Road at the end of May, will work in tandem to bring new players to the club with the head coach having the final say. Ruiz is now scouting the under-21s European Championship in Poland and his arrival will continue the restructure of United's staff and backroom team following the resignation of former head coach Garry Monk who went on to become manager at Middlesbrough .

Sport George informs Pacers he will leave in 2018
Author: 0 George informs Pacers he will leave in 2018

Indiana, meanwhile, continues to try to pry away Thursday's No. 2 overall pick despite L.A.'s well-chronicled determination to keep it off limits. It's unclear what the parameters of any trade would be, but presumably, it would mean the Cavs would trade one of Kevin Love or Kyrie Irving to land George , who would give the Cavs a better chance to contend with the Warriors.

Author: 0 Golden State Warriors move one win away from record

They may have no choice. The Warriors hold a comfortable 2-0 series lead. Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving drives on Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) during the second half of Game 3 of basketball's NBA Finals in Cleveland, Wednesday, June 7, 2017.

Author: 0 Russian Federation v Portugal: Smolov plays down hero status

It was Portugal that could have taken an early lead when Pepe scored off a free kick, but after VAR replay, the goal was overturned after it was clearly seen that four Portugal players were offsides, including Pepe. In the 42nd minute, after a missed clearance by Raphael Guerreiro , Carlos Vela calmly played a ball into the box where Chicharito Hernandez smashed a diving header into the back of the next.

Author: 0 McGregor 'biggest fight ever' - UFC chief

UFC president Dana White said the fight will be a standard 12-round boxing fight at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas and will be contested at 154 pounds, with 10-ounce gloves. Late previous year, he then went on to obliterate Eddie Alvarez in a one-sided fight to win the UFC Lightweight title in spectacular fashion, and become the first fighter in UFC history to hold two weight division belts at once.

Sport 'Jab Harry Met Sejal': SRK's search for his 'Radha' makes Anushka jealous
Author: 0 'Jab Harry Met Sejal': SRK's search for his 'Radha' makes Anushka jealous

Before this, the two other mini trailers were released, which revealed least about SRK's character in the movie. Can we all take a trip down memory lane and try to remember why we fell in love with Shah Rukh Khan? After Harry tells Sejal that he has a bad character when it comes to women, she says, "Tum Ek Hi Piece Ho" in a gujju accent (which makes us think that Tarak Mehta Ka Ootla Chasma was the only source of learning Gujarati for Anushka Sharma's portrayal of Sejal) after which we ...

Author: 0 Conor McGregor V Floyd Mayweather Super-Fight: 5 Positives & 5 Negatives

The 73-day promotion should feature some of the finest trash-talking exchanges combat sports has seen. He will be the smaller fighter in this bout, as the two agreed to a weight closer to where McGregor competes in MMA . The long discussed, highly anticipated fight will be contested at 154 pounds, over 12 rounds, and it will go down at the T-Mobile Arena. Mayweather , who is 40-years-old, is now a heavy favorite to win the fight , according to the Westgate Superbook in Las Vegas .

Author: 0 Thomas makes charge up US Open leaderboard

On a day in which 105 players hit 10 or more fairways, McIlroy only hit five. On that occasion Arnold Palmer, Gary Player , Hale Irwin and Ray Floyd shared the halfway lead, with Irwin going on to win the "Massacre at Winged Foot" on seven over par.

Sport 'Happy' Gareth Bale aims for more trophies at Real Madrid
Author: 0 'Happy' Gareth Bale aims for more trophies at Real Madrid

And while the 32-year-old has now jetted off on holiday, he was still celebrating the 4-1 victory over Juventus when entering the lobby of his private jet. Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane says team unity was the key to his team's Champions League success and hugely impressive 2016-17 campaign. Karim Benzema picked up possession and passed to Ronaldo.

Author: 0 Real Madrid president Florentino insists no Man Utd offers for star trio

The 32-year-old Portuguese is facing four charges of fraud through offshore companies between 2011 and 2014. It will now be up to a judge to decide whether to take the matter to court. Real Madrid was not immediately available for comment on the allegations against Mourihno or Ronaldo's hearing. "We don't want to disturb his concentration with the national team", said Perez.

Sport Paul George sweepstakes begin with Cavaliers, Lakers as focus
Author: 0 Paul George sweepstakes begin with Cavaliers, Lakers as focus

A source close to the Cavaliers told ESPN Sunday that the team is keen on starting trade talks for George even without reassurance he will sign a long-term deal in Cleveland. The Cleveland Cavaliers remain seriously interested in trading for Chicago's Jimmy Butler or Indiana's Paul George , but have encountered significant obstacles on both fronts, according to league sources .

Sport Mickelson, longtime caddie to part ways
Author: 0 Mickelson, longtime caddie to part ways

Those turned out to be Mackay's final duties for Mickelson. We just feel it's the right time for change. Mackay was at Erin Hills last week to prepare for the US Open in the event Mickelson was able to take part in the tournament, which clashed with his daughter's graduation ceremony.

Sport Germany clings on to beat Australia after keeper's blunders
Author: 0 Germany clings on to beat Australia after keeper's blunders

Germany , led by Julian Draxler , were utterly dominant from kick-off and once they took the lead as early as the fifth minute via Lars Stindl . Celtic's Tom Rogic scored Australia's first to make it 1-1 by sliding a long-range attempt under Leno's hands before Tomi Juric made it 3-2 when finishing a rebound after Germany's goalkeeper had let a routine Rogic try slip from his grasp.

Sport Manchester United on course to complete deal for Real Madrid star
Author: 0 Manchester United on course to complete deal for Real Madrid star

Morata's future has been the subject of much speculation in recent months with Chelsea and Manchester United both reportedly keen on landing him. "Will he stay? I don't know, it was a brilliant season for Real Madrid who won a lot of titles". "I want to leave, I have learned very little English; it's really hard, all I learned was "tomorrow, good morning, good afternoon".

Sport Dwyane Wade opts in for 2nd year with Bulls
Author: 0 Dwyane Wade opts in for 2nd year with Bulls

Vincent Goodwill of CSNChicago.com is reporting that Wade has chose to take his player option with the team and return to the franchise in the 2017-2018 season. When it comes to George, meanwhile, ESPN reported earlier Tuesday that the Indiana Pacers have commenced trade talks with the Los Angeles Lakers, who overwhelmingly rank as George's preferred destination as his own free agency looms in the summer of 2018 .

Author: 0 Fresh-faced Germans made to sweat in 3-2 win over Australia

Since winning the 2014 World Cup, Germany has made a lot of changes to its roster and there are only 3 remaining players on the squad since that feat. Prior to this, the Socceroos claimed their one and only win against the Germans courtesy of a 2-1 friendly victory in 2011. "The last World Cup in Brazil , we outplayed some of the best teams in the world for long stretches".

Sport House Dems question Flynn disclosures of Middle East travel
Author: 0 House Dems question Flynn disclosures of Middle East travel

They also point to Flynn's June 10, 2015, testimony before a House Foreign Affairs subcommittee. In their letter , Cummings and Engel said they believe Flynn was not forthcoming about a trip to the Middle East in the summer of 2015. He further said he was "working on developing business with another country". The letter also indicates that the hotel does not appear to exist. As the Cummings-Engel letter on Monday noted, "According to a financial disclosure form that General Flynn ...

Sport Team New Zealand capsizes in America's Cup challenger race
Author: 0 Team New Zealand capsizes in America's Cup challenger race

Everyone on board was fine — along with three crew in the water — except for a few cuts and bruises. For Burling and his crew, the incredible efforts the team made from Tuesday to Thursday to fix the boat that was so badly damaged in Tuesday's pitchpole were repaid handsomely, putting themselves into the Louis Vuitton America's Cup Challenger Playoffs Finals as the first team to reach that stage.