Thursday February 27-th, 2020

New Zealand outclass India to reach World Cup final New Zealand outclass India to reach World Cup final

Jedeja's emphatic knock coming to an end for 77 before MS Dhoni was run out for 50. "It was a brilliant fightback from the lower order after the top-order batsmen gave away their wickets on ordinary deliveries", Akhtar said in a video posted on his...

England beat Australia to reach Cricket World Cup final England beat Australia to reach Cricket World Cup final

But England kept up the pressure, combining an excellent bowling performance with some first-rate fielding to limit the scope of the revival, taking key wickets at vital moments. "That's perhaps the most important thing in this semi-final making the ...

Pacquiao: I'm Not Josesito, So I Hope Thurman Worked Hard Pacquiao: I'm Not Josesito, So I Hope Thurman Worked Hard

There's a big chance that this fight is not going the distance. For me, this is my Mosley. "I get to show the world that Keith "One Time" Thurman is not just a great champion, [but] he can beat legends". His power, ferociousness and tenacity will be ...

Spurs pull offer to Marcus Morris, sign former lottery pick Spurs pull offer to Marcus Morris, sign former lottery pick

If Bullock somehow agrees to take the room exception, the Knicks would then be able to free up close to $15 million in cap space, which they would then use to lure Morris away from the Spurs. Morris, who will be 30 at the start of the 2019-20 Nationa...

Forwards Armia, Lehkonen agree to two-year contracts with Canadiens Forwards Armia, Lehkonen agree to two-year contracts with Canadiens

Lehkonen picked up 20 assists last season with the Canadiens, also a career high. 80 - The forward has 80 career points to date, including 41 goals, in 221 National Hockey League games. The Buffalo Sabres selected Armia in the first round (16th o...

Haas keep Rich Energy branding for Silverstone Haas keep Rich Energy branding for Silverstone

Rich Energy logos and name hasn't been removed from the Haas motorhomes at Silverstone circuit. Haas team principal Guenther Steiner has confirmed that Rich Energy's branding will remain on the team's cars, motorhome and more at the British GP, de...

AFCON 2019: Nigeria to play Algeria in Semi-final on Sunday AFCON 2019: Nigeria to play Algeria in Semi-final on Sunday

They could have made it 2-0 a minute into the second half when Ivory Coast goalkeeper Sylvain Gbohouo up-ended Bounedjah in the box, and after a consultation with the Video Assistant Referee, Bamlak Tessema Weyesa awarded the spot kick. Eventually...

Divock Origi signs new long-term deal at Liverpool Divock Origi signs new long-term deal at Liverpool

So I'm very happy. There was an opportunity for him to leave Liverpool last January, when Wolves enquired about him, but Origi made the decision to stay and fight to show that he could make a difference and that was handsomely vindicated against ...

Richard Seymour going strong in World Series of Poker Richard Seymour going strong in World Series of Poker

Seymour peaked early in the day with about 3.6 million chips and spent a brief stretch playing with another National Football League alumnus, former Detroit Lions tight end Eric Stocz. His chip count of 2.75 million was good for 35th, putting him...

David Ortiz recovering from 3rd surgery David Ortiz recovering from 3rd surgery

From there, the Boston Red Sox legend was flown out to Massachusettes where he received a second surgery as a precaution. Ortiz, 43, is still recovering at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston after being shot on June 9 in Santo Domingo.

Major League Baseball gets it wrong on suspending Astros’ Marisnick for collision Major League Baseball gets it wrong on suspending Astros’ Marisnick for collision

The game was tied at the time. Marisnick and Lucroy banged heads on the play; the back of Lucroy's head also struck the infield dirt. Marisnick, 28, hit.250/.309/.466 during the first half for the Astros , who will resume their season on Thursday ...

Steal First Base: Will MLB Consider Atlantic League’s Wacky Rule Change? Steal First Base: Will MLB Consider Atlantic League’s Wacky Rule Change?

The TrackMan system was used for the first time in the Atlantic League all-star game Wednesday. According to Yahoo Sports , the robotic umpire, called TrackMan, helped home-plate umpire Brian deBrauwere assess whether pitches were balls or stri...

NCAA charges NC State with 4 men's hoops violations NCAA charges NC State with 4 men's hoops violations

The notice came roughly a month after a key NCAA official said six schools could face allegations of Level I violations as part of the fallout in the college basketball corruption scandal. NC State, Gottfried and Early have 90 days to respond to the ...

Starc surpasses McGrath in setting new World Cup wickets record Starc surpasses McGrath in setting new World Cup wickets record

The Aussies are facing the wrath of the English bowlers recreating a similar picture of Indian batsmen against New Zealand yesterday. Mitchell Starc set a new record for wickets taken at a single Cricket World Cup when he dismissed England's ...

Fans are heartbroken seeing MS Dhoni cry after India's failed run chase Fans are heartbroken seeing MS Dhoni cry after India's failed run chase

Kane Williamson further added, "experience at this level and in these occasions is so important and his contribution today and yesterday but throughout this campaign was extremely important and that partnership that he was involved in with Jadeja wh...

McLaren confirm Sainz and Norris for next season McLaren confirm Sainz and Norris for next season

After a dismal period of under-performance, F1's second most successful outfit is finally enjoying a long-awaited resurgence, with Sainz and Norris' results placing McLaren now at the head of F1's midfield. "Both Carlos and Lando are proving ...

Redskins' Norman runs with bulls in Pamplona Redskins' Norman runs with bulls in Pamplona

Spanish news agency EFE shot video of Norman, wearing the trademark red neckerchief that runners traditionally wear and a sleeveless shirt with images of the famed bulls, running the streets of Pamplona, as he awaited the start of Wednesday's run.

Britain's F1 future secured as Silverstone signs new five-year deal Britain's F1 future secured as Silverstone signs new five-year deal

But ahead of the British Grand Prix , Lewis Hamilton is adamant that his team's rivals will see a rejuvenated Mercedes at Silverstone this weekend. Our aim is to grow this number by bringing the sport we love to new countries, while also maintai...

Bruins sign Heinen to two-year deal Bruins sign Heinen to two-year deal

Heinen and Peter Cehlarik were the only two Bruins restricted free agents eligible for salary arbitration, but Cehlarik opted to keep negotiating with the team and signed a one-year, two-way deal for $700,000 earlier this week. " Boston Bruins Gene...

India's Kohli says fans should be 'measured' after World Cup woe India's Kohli says fans should be 'measured' after World Cup woe

Three early wickets put the team on the backfoot completely. The pressure of watching Dhoni and Jadeja didn't blind Williamson when it was his time to swing into action. In the one-day game you had five catching fielders. "Of course, very disappoin...

Chants of ‘USA!’ greet soccer team at ticker tape parade Chants of ‘USA!’ greet soccer team at ticker tape parade

Senator Joe Manchin on Tuesday introduced a bill to the U.S. Senate that, if passed, would see the federal government withhold funding for the 2026 World Cup until U.S. Great and exciting play. It looks like everyone is having a good time . De...

English youngster Louie Barry signs for Barcelona English youngster Louie Barry signs for Barcelona

Barry, who turned 16 last month, signed a three-year deal with FC Barcelona until 2022 and will play for their Under-19 team while West Brom will receive 235,000 pounds as compensation. Barry is eligible for both England and Northern Island and p...

Sam Allardyce "surprised" by Newcastle managerial approach

Writing on his blog for the first time since joining Dalian, Benitez highlighted the warm welcome he had received at the club, in contrast with the hard relationship he endured with Newcastle owner Ashley and his management team. It wasn't something ...

Chargers' Gordon wants trade if no deal Chargers' Gordon wants trade if no deal

The five-year deals for first round picks lock them in at below market wages, and then when they hit their mid to late twenties the teams say they are nearing the end of their useful lives. "I don't know, man". Gordon was selected as a Pro Bowler i...

New York Knicks skip postgame handshake after third straight Summer League loss New York Knicks skip postgame handshake after third straight Summer League loss

The Lakers are still searching for their first Las Vegas victory after running into a buzzsaw NY team on Wednesday night. He scored 10 points on 4-of-18 shooting against the Pelicans and scored eight points on 3-of-15 shooting against the Suns.

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