Sunday October 13-th, 2019

India and England favourites for the WC: Pietersen India and England favourites for the WC: Pietersen

He got up and talked about his journey with the team in and around the World Cup , and in the build-up as... Pietersen, 38, hoped England could cope up with the pressure of expectation from home fans in their bid towards maiden World Cup glory.

Kobe Bryant Reportedly Recruiting Kyrie Irving to the Lakers Kobe Bryant Reportedly Recruiting Kyrie Irving to the Lakers

The Los Angeles Clippers have reportedly become the team to watch in the Kevin Durant sweepstakes. "And I've heard that the Lakers-and Kobe Bryant indicated to me that he was not involved, that 'hey, that's their deal, I'm not part of it, ' but I...

Nadal cruises into third round of French Open Nadal cruises into third round of French Open

The 37-year-old Federer held off a persistent world number 144 Otte, saving all four break points he faced in a 6-4, 6-3, 6-4 win on Court Philippe Chatrier. The former US Open champion, who lost to Simona Halep in the 2018 French Open final, will ...

Small child struck by Almora's line drive at Cubs-Astros game Small child struck by Almora's line drive at Cubs-Astros game

After a delay that lasted several minutes in order for security and medical personnel to tend to the girl and take her out of the stadium and to the hospital, Almora was somehow able to finish his at-bat. "But just prayers right now and that's all I ...

Fans in England are ruthless, there's not much love: Lyon Fans in England are ruthless, there's not much love: Lyon

Smith and David Warner only returned to global duty earlier this month after they both completed year-long suspensions for their roles in a ball-tampering scandal in South Africa. David Warner looks set to open against the Poms on Saturday night. "...

Rockets making Paul, others available in potential trades Rockets making Paul, others available in potential trades

Wojnarowski's report indicated a trade for Harden would be extremely unlikely, but that the rest of the roster could be had. "But Harden and Paul had tense moments with one another throughout Game 6, culminating in a verbal back-and-forth postgame ...

Astros SS Correa out for 4-6 weeks with fractured rib Astros SS Correa out for 4-6 weeks with fractured rib

The 24-year-old Correa was initially expected to play Tuesday's game, but was removed from the lineup due to rib pain. "He was doing some things at home and reported to me of soreness around his rib area and alerted us". After battling through in...

David Pocock announces Super Rugby retirement to focus on World Cup David Pocock announces Super Rugby retirement to focus on World Cup

With just three matches remaining in the Super Rugby season, 77-time Australia worldwide Pocock is doing all he can to be ready for the Wallabies' World Cup bid. Pocock officially announced his Brumbies and Australian domestic rugby retirement on T...

Chelsea’s N’Golo Kante a doubt for Europa League final Chelsea’s N’Golo Kante a doubt for Europa League final

Petr Cech will bring down the curtain on a glittering playing career in unusual circumstances as the Arsenal goalkeeper faces his former and potentially future employers Chelsea in the Europa League final on Wednesday. Wonderful like a person, i...

Anthony Davis, David Griffin Discuss Star's Future With Pelicans

Griffin is making his case to AD on a future with the Pelicans. "If winning is what he is indeed all about, which we have every reason to believe, we can create and are creating the right environment for Anthony and frankly, for high-caliber players ...

Neymar injured during Brazil squad training Neymar injured during Brazil squad training

Argentina's Germán PEZZELLA has arrived ahead of the Copa America to start training with the rest of the team. This injury scare comes after he was stripped of the captaincy of his national side earlier in the day. The Copa America will be play...

Look out! First pitch goes a bit awry for White Sox employee Look out! First pitch goes a bit awry for White Sox employee

She said she was surprised by being chosen as "Employee of the Month" and getting to throw the first pitch. A video posted on Twitter by the Chicago White Sox captures the moment Mary Ruich threw the pitch directly at intern photographer Darren G...

Truex triumphant in Coca-Cola 600 Truex triumphant in Coca-Cola 600

The victory was Truex's third of the season, matching Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Kyle Busch and Team Penske's Brad Keselowski for most in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series so far. "You don't have enough time to get around somebody". I thought...

Blues bumble Game One in Boston: numbers for the morning after Blues bumble Game One in Boston: numbers for the morning after

The St Louis Blues came into the finals having won their last three games in a row and they were facing a Boston team that had five extra days rest than they did. The Blues have gone 27-23 on the road and they have averaged 2.82 gpg and have allowe...

UVA dethrones Yale to win NCAA lacrosse title UVA dethrones Yale to win NCAA lacrosse title

Salisbury Women's Lacrosse: Sophomore attacker Lydia McNulty scored two goals and assisted another for No. 7 Salisbury, which was beaten 14-9 in the NCAA Division III national championship game. 3 in the coaches poll and No. 4 in the media poll. ...

Nadal, Muguruza post straight-set wins at French Open Nadal, Muguruza post straight-set wins at French Open

When you have that atmosphere, you feel that people are excited to see you, to follow you, they chant your name, and it was not even a five-set match, it was a match with Otte, 144 in the world. - Ukrainian ninth seed Svitolina will have little unkno...

Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Los Angeles Dodgers Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Los Angeles Dodgers

Pittsburgh lost its seventh game by at least eight runs when Feliz - named the starter a few hours before first pitch as Pittsburgh scrambles to find answers for a rotation missing Jameson Taillon and Trevor Williams - failed to keep the Dodgers in...

World Cup 2019 Opening Party Concludes With England's 60-Second Challenge Win World Cup 2019 Opening Party Concludes With England's 60-Second Challenge Win

He had sustained the shoulder injury during his short stint in the Indian Premier League (IPL). That includes an agonising semi-final loss to New Zealand four years ago - when Johannesburg-born Grant Elliott hit a winning six for the Black Caps o...

McCoy's visit with Ravens stretches into second day McCoy's visit with Ravens stretches into second day

When the Tampa Bay Buccaneers released former All-Pro Gerald McCoy last week, conventional wisdom said the defensive tackle wouldn't be out of work for long, and sure enough, interest was high. Belichick's actions are always challenging to predic...

Jason Roy completes England warm-up rout of Afghanistan Jason Roy completes England warm-up rout of Afghanistan

The good news is that captain Eoin Morgan would have been fit to bat against the cup minnows just three days after fracturing his left index finger and that Mark Wood , we are assured, will be good to go against South Africa after his latest lef...

FAMU headed to Atlanta for NCAA baseball Regionals FAMU headed to Atlanta for NCAA baseball Regionals

The Bulldogs also took the No. 6 seed into the 2016 NCAA Baseball Championship, winning the 2016 Starkville Regional before dropping the NCAA Starkville Super Regional to eventual national runner-up Arizona. All three of the state's Division I baseba...

Brutal Nadal through to French Open third round

Nadal was asked during his post-match interview if he could give some tips for success on the Parisian clay to the children who watched him dispatch his opponent. After missing previous year Tsonga, who slumped to 262 in the rankings last November, ...

Texas WR Bru McCoy is considering a transfer back to USC

JT Daniels was a teammate of McCoy's at Mater Dei, as was wide receiver Amon-Ra St. So he could wind up transferring twice over the course of just a few months and wind up back at his original school. But he had yet to obtain an NCAA waiver to be imm...

Michael Owen predicts Arsenal v Chelsea FC in Europa League final Michael Owen predicts Arsenal v Chelsea FC in Europa League final

Chelsea have won just two of their last 10 meetings with Arsenal and, most notably, they lost the FA Cup final to them in 2017 in Alonso's first season at the club. "But after, in his mind, he was thinking "my future, my future, my future" and s...

Bin Zayed Group Issues Newcastle United Takeover Update Bin Zayed Group Issues Newcastle United Takeover Update

The Bin Zayed Group, representing UAE billionaire Sheikh Khaled bin Zayed Al Nahyan, agreed terms with Magpies owner Mike Ashley on Monday. It had been claimed that the Bin Zayed Group had not submitted a formal offer, while proof of funds, which...

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