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IPL 2018: Gambhir appointed Delhi Daredevils captain

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You can only try and lead by example. You don't play a tournament eyeing a comeback, you play to win it. "Before the auctions, (CEO) Hemant (Dua ) and me shared the inputs on which players to go for (at the auctions)". "I haven't had it in last couple of years", he observed. "I had maintained that Gauti has unfinished business with the franchise". Now, for the IPL 2018 , the charismatic captain is back with his home franchise Daredevils to play the last part of his career in front of his ... Read More »

United States trade deficit hits nine-year high on falling exports

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The US trade deficit swelled in January to its largest level in almost a decade as oil prices rose and the world's biggest economy sold fewer aircraft, government data showed today. Indeed, running a worldwide trade deficit is not really a big problem now that the unemployment rate is low. "Net exports likely will exert another significant drag on overall GDP growth in the first quarter". Read More »

Global crude oil prices fall as Cohn departure raises trade war fears

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The discount of WTI to Brent CL-LCO1=R was $3.11 a barrel at Monday's close, slightly more than $3 on March 1, which was the smallest gap in seven months. Oil drew support as the US dollar fell to its lowest in more than a week against a basket of currencies on news from South Korea that North Korea was willing to hold talks with the United States on denuclearization, and would suspend nuclear tests during any discussions. Read More »

India vs Sri Lanka 1st T20I Tri-Series Live Cricket Score

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Dhawan began to take over after Pandey's dismissal as he and Rishabh Pant added 49 runs to India's total before Dhawan was caught at long-off off the bowling of Danushka Gunathilaka for a career-best 90, which came off 49 balls and included six boundaries and six sixes. Read More »

Wife accuses Indian cricketer Mohammed Shami of extramarital affairs

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In an interview with India News , Haseen Jahan said she did not open up about the domestic violence earlier as she was trying her best to save the marriage. Meanwhile, Shami has not responded to these accusations as of now. "He has been doing this for quite some time now and now I have had enough". While Jahan has planned to take legal actions against Shami using all the available evidence, Shami has a different story to tell. Read More »

EPL: What Mourinho said after dramatic win at Crystal Palace

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The men in Red managed to turn the game around and remove any form of doubt that the fans and manager may have had after Crystal Palace took a two-goal lead. Antonio Valencia picked him out with a fine cross from the edge of the area and, under minimal pressure, he headed the ball back across Palace goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey and into the back of the net. Read More »

Mark Cuban accused of 2011 sex assault in Oregon

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The woman told cops that Cuban forced his hand down her jeans and penetrated her with his finger as they posed for a photo in April 2011, according to a police report obtained by the Willamette Week . The report came two weeks after Sports Illustrated provided details about years of sexual harassment and misconduct allegations within the Dallas Mavericks' organization in a report. Read More »

Hot Trending Stocks: MGM Resorts International (MGM), Square, Inc. (SQ)

Latest trading price was -2.92% downbeat to its 50-day moving average and above 2.83% to its 200-day moving average. The company's market cap is $185.04 Billion, and the average volume is $12.71 Million. The stock of Pfizer Inc. and MGM Resorts International were two of the most active stocks on Monday. Currently, MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) has an average volume of 8.08 Million. Read More »

Joshua and Wilder can make $250m if they fight, says Holyfield

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Joshua is the current holder of the WBA and IBA titles. I could probably fight this weekend. Takam is also looking to secure a fight with British boxer Derek Chisora and his representatives are now trying to agree to a fight in May. He is made for me. "We've got unfinished business and when we get in the ring, I will give him a good hiding". He's a good puncher and he has got a puncher's chance all the way through until the end of the fight. Read More »

Joshua and Wilder can make $250m if they fight, says Holyfield

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Joshua is the current holder of the WBA and IBA titles. I could probably fight this weekend. Takam is also looking to secure a fight with British boxer Derek Chisora and his representatives are now trying to agree to a fight in May. He is made for me. "We've got unfinished business and when we get in the ring, I will give him a good hiding". He's a good puncher and he has got a puncher's chance all the way through until the end of the fight. Read More »

PSG ultras give Real Madrid players rude awakening at Paris hotel

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Manager Jurgen Klopp made five changes - two more than he had suggested prematch - with the most significant being a rest for 32-goal forward Mohamed Salah and a first start in two months for Adam Lallana. Vazquez was the provider for five-time Ballon d'Or victor Cristiano Ronaldo , who opened the scoring six minutes into the second half at the Parc des Princes. Read More »

Neymar Wasn't The Missing Brazilian That Cost PSG Against Real Madrid

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The Italy global was booked when he fouled Casemiro in the first half and was shown a second yellow card when he sprinted after referee Felix Brych and was cautioned for dissent. Without Neymar , this was Angel Di Maria's big chance to shine after he was left on the bench for the entirety of the first leg, but nothing came off for the Argentine against his former side, his performance symbolic of a wider malaise in the home ranks. Read More »

These 3 Arsenal Players Blasted By Team Mates Following Defeat At Brighton

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Former Arsenal striker Alan Smith has claimed that Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has already been adversely affected by the mood at the club since his January arrival. We slumped to our fourth consecutive defeat in all competitions with another inept performance at the Amex Stadium which has intensified calls for Arsene Wenger to walk away from the club. Read More »

Warner row mars Aussies' victory in first Test

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The South African team allege Warner referenced de Kock's sister and mother during a heated exchange on the field. Cricket Australia said in a statement: 'The incident was discussed between the two team managers and the match referee last night and it is now in the hands of the on-field umpires and match referee. Read More »

'Makes me laugh' - Newcastle United fans react to striker's latest display

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Mitrovic, on loan at Craven Cottage, has scored three goals in his last three games. Mitrovic's first-half efforts were capped by a third from Tom Cairney , the Fulham captain. Newcastle was more tactically (set up). "I want to help my team-mates get promoted this season". "Obviously we wish we'd have swallowed it slightly differently but the way they went about their work, the way they kept on going right until the end, means the lads can come away with their heads held high". Read More »

Ex-Arsenal player Sanchez Watt involved in hilarious referee mix-up

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Former Arsenal player Sanchez Watt found himself involved in a slapstick refereeing gaffe when his Hemel Hempstead team hosted East Thurrock in the National League South on Tuesday evening. The rescinding of the red card ensured Watt enjoyed the flawless evening, having already scored earlier in the game to help Hemel to victory. The forward was in action for his club Hemel Hempstead against East Thurrock, and received a yellow card for kicking the ball away after the whistle had been ... Read More »

Playboy mansion to be protected under deal with new owner

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The office of L.A. city councilmember Paul Koretz has secured a permanent protection covenant with Metropoulos, which is tantamount to a legal commitment from the 34-year-old billionaire businessman who co-owns Hostess Brands that he will not demolish the main residence, will fix the façade of the structure and will maintain the original condition of the home as part of an upcoming renovation. Read More »

Reds on verge of Thomas Lemar deal

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The 22-year-old was strongly linked with a move to Arsenal and Liverpool during the summer transfer window but neither club could agree terms over a deal so Lemar ended up staying in the south of France . Only time will tell if that is the case but the Express says that the Reds "have made progress with negotiations in recent weeks", and according to Le 10 Sport a deal could be concluded in the coming weeks. Read More »

Riyad Mahrez's 'retirement' from football confirmed as Facebook hack

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I want to thank everyone for the kindness and support shown me in this incredible city that will forever remain in my heart", wrote Mahrez on the page in "Facebook". The Mirror says fans are stunned after a message appeared on Mahrez's Facebook page claiming the midfielder is leaving football after consultations with doctors. Read More »

Marcus Smart fined for criticising refs' handling of James Harden

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Shane Larkin started in place of Irving against the Bulls, as Smart and Terry Rozier divvied up tasks in the backcourt, but were able to get some rest as they put the game out of hand in timely fashion. "He gets the benefit of the doubt". Boston used an 8-2 spurt, with four points each from Greg Monroe and Smart, to take an 89-86 lead into the fourth quarter. Read More »

Syracuse Defeats Wake Forest 73-64 for First-Ever ACC Tournament Win

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The lead was 20-4 after 8½ minutes, and the Deacons seemed lost while this building was as loud as it was all day. "We knew this was a must win for us", Howard said. Now comes an evaluation period. Syracuse shot 30.2 percent from the field and 31.6 percent from 3-point land. Vegas has a tendency to place the total high when the Demon Deacons are involved, as 16 of their 28 games have gone under the total. Read More »

New vision shows moment Warner set off de Kock

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The pair clashed when the players left the field for tea on day four at Kingsmead, before footage on South African television appeared to show Warner being separated from De Kock . Warner has been issued with a level-two charge by the International Cricket Council for conduct that brings the game into disrepute, meaning he could be banned for a test if handed the most severe punishment, while de Kock has been slapped with a level-one infraction. Read More »

Panthers' McCaffrey credited as part of hiking rescue

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Dan was transported to the hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries and is now in the ICU. Smoker was rushed to the hospital and treated for his extensive injuries which included a broken neck, broken femur, broken pelvis, internal bleeding, and bleeding on the brain. Read More »

Notre Dame's top assistant compares Hokies' defense to U.Va's

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So as you can guess, it's been a rough go of things in Western Pennsylvania. "We didn't count ourselves out no matter what was going on". Notre Dame shot just 16.7 percent from the field in the second half Tuesday. "The difference in the game [was] that we got to the bonus quick". "It feels like we've gone against him for a million years", Fighting Irish associate head coach Rod Balanis said Tuesday on the eve of Notre Dame's ACC tournament clash with Virginia Tech. Read More »

NFL Combine: What's happening on Monday?

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I worry about the durability, but Hiestand (who came from Notre Dame ) will have insight on the injuries and be able to give the Bears' scouting department a convincing argument on whether or not this kid can be more than he was in college. Read More »

Kirk Cousins has ruled out no teams yet

Cousins officially became a free agent Tuesday after the Redskins declined to use their franchise tag on the quarterback. The good news is, the New York Jets are in the hunt to acquire Cousins once he hits the market. They too were acting in their own self interest, refusing to give him the lucrative long-term deal he's going to get in the coming weeks, seemingly thinking to themselves that there was no way Cousins would keep performing the way he did in 2015. Read More »

NCAA Selection Sunday: Tournament teams revealed in 1st 10 minutes

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And we'll try to learn from some of our successes and learn from some of our failures and just kind of stick with it. Minnesota needed a win and it got the job done. The Gators can beat anyone on the nights when they get it going from three. Here's a look at the 2018 Pac-12 Tournament. "We lost previous year in the first game and went to the Sweet 16 and that was coming off being Big Ten champs, " Thompson said. Read More »

No. 6 Gonzaga takes on upstart BYU for WCC Championship

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Gonzaga should improve its NCAA Tournament seeding by winning its second straight WCC title. "These guys do a masterful job with those expectations". - GU is 36-4 under Mark Few in the WCC Tournament with title-game appearances in all 18 seasons. They shot 63 percent in the quarter and scored 20 points in the paint with four offensive rebounds. Read More »

Autopsy reveals Fiorentina captain died of cardiac arrest

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An autopsy performed on Fiorentina football captain Davide Astori has found that he died of a cardiac arrest , the ANSA news agency reports. Italian authorities confirmed on Monday that they had opened manslaughter proceedings into the death of the 14-cap Italy global. Read More »