Tuesday August 20-th, 2019

Rishabh Pant comes in as cover for injured Shikhar Dhawan Rishabh Pant comes in as cover for injured Shikhar Dhawan

Later, reports suggested that Dhawan has been sidelined for at least three weeks. Shikhar Dhawan had gone for a scan on Monday and the report reveals he has a hairline fracture on his left thumb. India's Shikhar Dhawan suffered a blow to the thum...

Romelu Lukaku casts doubt over Manchester United future Romelu Lukaku casts doubt over Manchester United future

United are prepared to listen to offers for the Belgium global but want to recoup the transfer fee they paid Everton in the summer of 2017. "I'm a big fan of Serie A. "The club need to decide but my agent wants the best for me, I am sure it'll ...

US players criticised for excessive goal celebrations after thrashing Thailand 13-0 US players criticised for excessive goal celebrations after thrashing Thailand 13-0

Alex Morgan of the US celebrates scoring their twelfth goal with Megan Rapinoe and team mate. "To be respectful to opponents is to play hard against opponents", Ellis said. "This got humiliating at some point". "Every goal matters in this tournament...

Grizzlies to hire Bucks' Jenkins as HC Grizzlies to hire Bucks' Jenkins as HC

Jenkins is third National Basketball Association head coach to come directly off from Mike Budenholzer's coaching staff, including Quin Snyder of the Utah Jazz and Kenny Atkinson of the Brooklyn Nets . Before they hired him, the Grizzlies met with...

Lions name Warren Gatland as coach for 2021 SA tour Lions name Warren Gatland as coach for 2021 SA tour

Gatland led the Lions to a series draw in New Zealand two years ago as well as victory against Australia in 2013 . In being named head coach, he is only the second person to lead a third tour after Lions legend Sir Ian McGeechan. It is not yet c...

3 ejected after benches clear in Pirates-Braves 3 ejected after benches clear in Pirates-Braves

On Tuesday, Major League Baseball handed out a penalty - suspending Donaldson one game "for his actions". Braves infielder Josh Donaldson has words with Pirates pitcher Joe Musgrove (59) after being hit by a pitch during the MLB baseball game...

Virat Kohli, Aaron Finch Angry Over Bails Not Falling Off Virat Kohli, Aaron Finch Angry Over Bails Not Falling Off

Smith top-scored for Australia with a near run-a-ball 69 but Warner's 56, at a strike rate of just 66.66, almost 30 below his ODI career average, suggested he was still carrying some scars. Finch´s team were beneficiaries of the latest bail incid...

The ball is in De Ligt's court The ball is in De Ligt's court

FC Barcelona have reportedly agreed a €75 million fee with Ajax Amsterdam for captain Matthijs de Ligt but the Netherlands wonderkid may not end up at the Camp Nou. Di Marzio claims that negotiations were already at an advanced stage before t...

Michigan advances to College World Series for first time since 1984 Michigan advances to College World Series for first time since 1984

MI coach Eric Bakich said Blomgren broke his finger sliding into second base, but after running briefly into the dugout, he returned to the game with his fingers taped and eventually recorded the final out with the tying run on base. "Once we let a l...

West Indies vs South Africa World Cup Match Washed Out West Indies vs South Africa World Cup Match Washed Out

According to the rules of the one-day game, each team must face a minimum of 120 deliveries of the allocated 300 for the game to be counted. Amla has endured a stop-start World Cup after being hit on the head by England paceman Jofra Archer in th...

Support for women's game Support for women's game

Morgan will be one of the players front and center as the USA seeks to bring home another World Cup win and maintain her status as one of the top forwards in the world. Morgan says that sort of experience gives the team an edge. "I think that's imp...

Penalties help Spain avoid Banyana Banyana upset Penalties help Spain avoid Banyana Banyana upset

Meanwhile, Spain made it to the World Cup finals with a flawless record after winning all their eight matches in the European qualifying round. Germany, China, Spain and South Africa are in the same group. South Africa's Bambanani Mbane, left,...

Patriots bail on OTAs to go paint balling Patriots bail on OTAs to go paint balling

The Patriots had two more OTA sessions scheduled for the beginning of this week, but Belichick has canceled them both. That means they won't return to the practice field untl training camp in late July. After canceling this week's final two, New Engl...

Leeds United are interested in signing young Liverpool duo Leeds United are interested in signing young Liverpool duo

The Scottish Sun claim that Steven Gerrard is desperate to bring the 22-year-old back to Ibrox this summer, after an excellent season-long loan at Ibrox during the 2018-19 campaign. There is much speculation surrounding interest from Premier Leagu...

Messi Unseats Mayweather on Forbes List, Canelo in #4 Position Messi Unseats Mayweather on Forbes List, Canelo in #4 Position

Messi made $127 million previous year, followed by Ronaldo's $109 million and Neymar cashing in with $105 million. "The global impact of soccer is clearly reflected in earnings in 2019, with the top three athletes on the list being Messi, Ronaldo...

Faf du Plessis speaks about last-minute phone call from AB de Villiers Faf du Plessis speaks about last-minute phone call from AB de Villiers

Du Plessis admitted that his friendship with De Villiers has not changed amid all this. As if that wasn't bad enough, South Africa also had to spring into crisis-management mode when it was revealed last week that former star batsman de Villiers ...

A day after retiring, Yuvraj says he was 'terrified' of Shoaib Akhtar A day after retiring, Yuvraj says he was 'terrified' of Shoaib Akhtar

Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh, who retired from all forms of cricket on Monday, took to Twitter to reveal that he was "terrified" whenever Pakistani pacer Shoaib Akhtar bowled. "I was deeply impressed by his in-depth knowledge of the game", Akhtar sa...

Messi scores twice as Argentina routs Nicaragua 5-1 Messi scores twice as Argentina routs Nicaragua 5-1

An on-song Messi , however, is needed for the South Americans to prosper over the next few weeks. Messi has already lost three World Cup finals before this and the last time Argentina won this competition, Messi was just six years old.

World champions France come unstuck away to Turkey in qualifying World champions France come unstuck away to Turkey in qualifying

Burak Yilmaz missed the chance to put Turkey further ahead at the 85th minute, sending the ball narrowly past the right post after a one-on-one with Lloris. "We didn't put in the match we needed to against a team that played their game ". "Even...

Kyle Rudolph-To-Patriots Hopes Dead After Tight End Gets Vikings Extension Kyle Rudolph-To-Patriots Hopes Dead After Tight End Gets Vikings Extension

The move, it seemed, was to trade Rudolph and go with Smith. How do the Patriots replace Rob Gronkowski? Early Tuesday morning, ESPN reported that the Vikings will sign Rudolph to a four-year, $36 million contract extension, with the deal being f...

Nuwan Pradeep to miss Sri Lanka's match against Bangladesh Nuwan Pradeep to miss Sri Lanka's match against Bangladesh

Pradeep injured his finger on his bowling hand but is likely to be fit within a week, according to ICC. He was taken to the hospital immediately after dislocating the finger. Pradeep's injury in this current scenario will bring more pressure to the t...

Six on shortlist for Chelsea manager’s job Six on shortlist for Chelsea manager’s job

The Italian is set to complete his move to Juventus this week, bringing an end to his time in the Premier League after just one season. Derby County head coach Lampard has always been considered a front-runner to replace Sarri and, despite the E...

TX quarterback arrested for making terroristic threat, suspended from team TX quarterback arrested for making terroristic threat, suspended from team

Kai Anthony Locksley was charged with driving while intoxicated, making a terroristic threat, possession of marijuana under two ounces and unlawful carrying of a weapon, according to El Paso County jail records. "We are aware of the charges against...

Pistons' Andre Drummond to vie for spot on USA World Cup team Pistons' Andre Drummond to vie for spot on USA World Cup team

Camp is set to begin on August 5 and run for five days. USA National Team members who are confirmed to participate in the 2019 Las Vegas training camp include: Harrison Barnes (Sacramento Kings); Bradley Beal (Washington Wizards); Anthony Davis...

Love Island's Tommy hideaway-bound with new contestant Love Island's Tommy hideaway-bound with new contestant

On their hot tub date in the hideaway, Tommy and Molly-Mae get to know each other and instantly connect, with the boxer telling the social media influencer: "You are...wonderful! Looking at you now, you're 100% my type". However, this does not go dow...

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