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England v West Indies, Second Test - Statistical Preview

England v West Indies, Second Test - Statistical Preview They arrived in England for this tour without several senior players, although the likes of Chris Gayle and Marlon Samuels will be available for the subsequent one-Day series in a sign that a bitter dispute with Caribbean cricket chiefs may be coming to an end. [Full Article...]

Hamilton: Vettel doesn't want to be my team-mate

Hamilton: Vettel doesn't want to be my team-mate Spa is not just another a race Drivers will always tell you that the same number of points can be won at every race but psychologically the Belgian Grand Prix is a big one. "I don't believe any of the bosses or any of the individuals within the team is unhappy with what is now in place, so I find it hard to believe they will change that". [Full Article...]

Mocking the Champions League draw, Celtic style

There are four pots of eight teams, with one team from each pot forming a group, although teams from the same association can not face each other. Such euphoria proved to be short-lived, however, with a hard summer in the transfer market leaving a patchy squad seemingly ill-equipped to challenge on multiple fronts and questions over disgruntled Conte's long-term future still refusing to subside.... [Full Article...]

Ronaldo beats Messi, Buffon to win UEFA Best Player in Europe award

Ronaldo beats Messi, Buffon to win UEFA Best Player in Europe award Previous winners of the award include Messi and Barca team-mate Andres Iniesta, who claimed the prize in the 2011-12 campaign ahead of the Argentina global in second. Precisely this happened after Ronaldo accepted his latest award on Thursday. "I'm so blessed - thanks also to the supporters of Real Madrid, and everyone who helped me to achieve this trophy". [Full Article...]

Al Horford thanks Isaiah Thomas and Jae Crowder: 'They recruited me'

So when Kyrie Irving was traded to the Boston Celtics on Tuesday, the four-time MVP piggybacked on one fan's positive message to share some kind words and urge Cleveland Cavaliers fans to do the same. "If Dwyane is healthy and he and LeBron are playing great together and they go on this insane playoff run, that matters", he added, referring to James' decision on whether to stay at ... [Full Article...]

Tottenham officially announce Davinson Sanchez signing from Ajax

Tottenham officially announce Davinson Sanchez signing from Ajax The Spurs have added to their defensive roster, announcing the signing of Davinson Sanchez from Ajax for a reported £42 million. He was voted Ajax's Player of the Year last season and featured in the Europa League final defeat to Manchester United in May. [Full Article...]

Harry Maguire named in England squad

Harry Maguire named in England squad England will be desperate to bounce back in emphatic fashion against Malta on September 1 following their entertaining 2-2 draw with Scotland back in June. "I called him, but he said he had been thinking long and hard about his decision and he announced his global retirement", said Southgate. "We talked for another 30 minutes and I totally understand his decision". [Full Article...]

Benitez 'insists' Newcastle United sign target, 'direct request', further contacts today

Midfielder Jonjo Shelvey, who created more chances in the Championship than any Newcastle player last season (87), is now suspended for stamping on Spurs midfielder in the opening weekend and Barton believes his absence will continue to be felt: "Without [Jonjo] Shelvey in the side, and I know it was a stupid sending off last week, they lack that creative spark". [Full Article...]

Manchester United Interested In Signing Fulham Left-Back

Manchester United Interested In Signing Fulham Left-Back However, Sky Sports claims that Jose Mourinho is keen to land the promising and versatile left back and shift Luke Shaw, 22, onto pastures new as he is unimpressed by the former Southampton defender's fitness levels and ability to play the tactics the Portuguese requires. [Full Article...]

Detroit Tigers vs. New York Yankees

In Wednesday's win, Didi Gregorius and Chase Headley also homered, awesome little man Ronald Torreyes was 4-for-4 and Aaron Judge contributed a single double and RBI in four at-bats. "Obviously when you go through something like this, you're not going to be as confident", he said. The 31-year-old right-hander is in the second year of a five-year, $110 million deal that late owner Mike Ilitch si... [Full Article...]

BCCI: Amicus urges SC to take stringent steps for transparency

BCCI: Amicus urges SC to take stringent steps for transparency Justice Lodha panel had suggested as slew of structural reforms, including one state, one vote, in the BCCI which were approved by the apex court. It also issued notices to BCCI office-bearers acting president C K Khanna, acting secretary Amitabh Chaudhary and treasurer Anirudh Chaudhary , and sought their explanation for not implementing the Lodha committee's recommendations since it pas... [Full Article...]

SC dismisses review plea of jailed AIADMK leader Sasikala

SC dismisses review plea of jailed AIADMK leader Sasikala Supreme Court rejected her appeal of review petition and the court said that there is no need to review the judgement again. Seeking a review of her conviction and jail term, Sasikala's lawyers told the court that former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa , who was also an accused in the case, is no more and the Prevention of Corruption Act doesn't apply to her. [Full Article...]

'Creamy layer' bar for OBC raised

'Creamy layer' bar for OBC raised Once the chairperson of the new commission is appointed, it will have 12 weeks to submit its report. The commission will be given the task of looking into the extent of unequal distribution of reservation benefits among castes and communities included in the broader Other Backward Classes category. [Full Article...]

Saina, Srikanth advance; Praneeth records comeback win

Saina, Srikanth advance; Praneeth records comeback win On Wednesday, the Indian badminton ace thumped Sabrina Jacquet (Switzerland) 21-11, 21-12 to enter the next round of the tournament. The Hyderabadi, a 2015 edition runner-up, had got a bye in her first round.In the pre-quarterfinals, Saina will meet the victor between unseeded compatriot Tanvi Lad and South Korean second seed Sung ji Hyun. [Full Article...]

FC Barcelona to sue Neymar

FC Barcelona to sue Neymar The lawsuit was submitted on 11 August to the Labour Tribunal in Barcelona . "As well as the 8.5 million euro bonus, the club wants "an additional 10 per cent because of delayed payment". The news comes hot on the heels of Neymar's criticism of the current Barcelona board, who are also not proving to be too popular with the club's fans, following Neymar's departure and the struggle ... [Full Article...]

Arsenal must keep Oxlade-Chamberlain - Winterburn

Arsenal must keep Oxlade-Chamberlain - Winterburn Although he has been starting Premier League matches more regularly in recent months than at any stage in his Arsenal career, opportunities in his preferred central midfield role remain limited. City have yet to make a formal bid but talks have taken place as they try to capitalise on Sanchez only having one year left on his current contract. [Full Article...]

India to take on SriLanka in second ODI cricket

India to take on SriLanka in second ODI cricket Sri Lanka have said that changes are on the way, and this generally means the attack is about to be switched up. Their main cause of concern is their death over batting with Thisara Perera, Chamara Kapugedera and Wanidu Hasaraga hardly displaying any form. [Full Article...]

Oxlade-Chamberlain Unlikely To Sign New Arsenal Deal

Oxlade-Chamberlain Unlikely To Sign New Arsenal Deal Arsenal are expected to hold further talks with Oxlade-Chamberlain over the course of this week and offer him a new deal, even though he is believed to have already turned down two offers so far. "I want him to stay here for a long time", Wenger said last week. "I absolutely say he's a player that has made massive strides in the last season", Winterburn told Premier League Daily. [Full Article...]

Spanish swimmer forfeits race to honor Barcelona victims

Spanish swimmer forfeits race to honor Barcelona victims A number of people took to social media to applaud Alvarez for his selfless personal tribute to the victims of Thursday's attack. Fernando Alvarez who hails from Cadiz in Spain had asked the organisers of the Championship to hold a minute's silence before the start of the race. [Full Article...]

Napoli, Sevilla, Celtic make group stage

Napoli, Sevilla, Celtic make group stage The Serie A club sealed their place in Thursday's draw after a comprehensive 4-0 aggregate win against French club Nice on Wednesday. Lorenzo Insigne scored in the 89th minute to make the final moments even less dramatic. Wissam Ben Yedder put Sevilla 2-1 ahead before Edin Visca equalised for Basaksehir with seven minutes left which was not enough to seal qualification into the group stage. [Full Article...]


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