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Karthik, Kohli, Rahul resurrect India innings

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With his 92-ball 58 which was studded with 12 boundaries, Rahul himself made out a case to be in the playing eleven in some point of time in the long Test tour. Vijay scored 53 off 113 balls. Vijay was bowled, while Kohli was snapped up at first slip, Varun Chopra making no mistake for a change. The duo played some attacking shots, especially Rahul, who seemed to have shrugged off the disappointment of getting dropped after his duck at Lords. Read More »

John Isner reaches eighth Atlanta Open final

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In the other quarter-finals, Ryan Harrison outlasted Chung Hyeon 6-7 (3/7), 6-2, 7-6 (7/5) and Cameron Norris was leading 7-5, 3-0 in the second set when Nick Kyrgios retired due to a left hip problem. Ebden, who has never won on the ATP Tour, is 1-3 in his career against Isner, but that lone win came earlier this year at the Australian Open. "I am definitely playing better than I was in the beginning of the year". Read More »

Two Americans cyclists among four dead in Tajikistan hit-and-run

In a statement , ISIS said that a "detachment from the soldiers of the Caliphate" had carried out the attack against 'citizens of Crusader coalition countries, ' according to intelligence monitor SITE. "We are considering all possibilities, including a road accident, murder and others", Rakhimzoda said. "We can't say if it is an act of terror ", he added. Read More »

Leicester City to target Middlesbrough defender if Harry Maguire is sold

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The French defender is now with Barcelona on their preseason tour of the United States but is reportedly preparing to fly to England after a fee of around £22m was agreed between the two clubs. It is not possible for the moment to develop our game, our play, and to develop a good understanding because we play with a lot of players, with different game-times, at different levels without some players for the beginning of the season. Read More »

Mourinho: I'll only sign one of my transfer targets

Sanchez summed up his game with 15 minutes left, as after brilliantly holding off two Liverpool defenders, he could only fire high and wide with just the goalkeeper to beat. Andreas Pereira has been one of the biggest positives of the tour for Manchester United and should start in the middle of the park in Miami, with Scott McTominay likely to be retained along with him. Read More »

Lewis Hamilton wins Hungarian Grand Prix to extend Championship lead

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Raikkonen had pitted a lap earlier, falling to fifth behind Ricciardo, who had yet to stop. Toto Wolff feels his comments about Valtteri Bottas being a " sensational wingman " to Lewis Hamilton were taken out of context. I was the only one damaged, which was fair enough. "With Daniel, it was a similar thing". In 2014 he retired at Spa after being hit by Nico Rosberg but went on to win five races in a row between Monza and Austin on the way to the title. Read More »

What now for Joseph Parker?

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Whyte, 30, is also among the world's leading heavyweights and, like Parker, fights to secure a re-match with Joshua or a shot at WBC champion Deontay Wilder . "I came here when I was 12 and was shot twice (he once pulled a bullet out of his knee), stabbed three times". "Everyone knows Dave and everyone loves him, I like him too, but this is business and I'm going to show him what I'm all about". Read More »

Tourists Killed in Apparent Attack in Tajikistan

The stab victim, whose nationality was not given, was in a stable condition. "We are looking into all versions - accident, robbery. including a terrorist act", Interior Minister Ramazon Rakhimzoda told a briefing. The dead were on a cycling tour in the impoverished ex-Soviet nation, in a group with three other tourists from Switzerland, the Netherlands and France, when the auto rammed into them. Read More »

Capela stays with Rockets for $90 mil.

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The 24-year-old finished the 2017-18 campaign ranked in the top 15 in Player Efficiency Rating and * a href="http://stats.nba.com/players/advanced/?sort=TS_PCT&dir=-1&CF=MIN*GE*15&Season=2017-18&SeasonType=Regular%20Season" target="_blank" rel="noopener" *True Shooting Percentage. Read More »

Arsenal 5-1 PSG - in five pictures

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The Frenchman, who missed out on Didier Deschamps' World Cup-winning squad after struggling to secure regular game time last season with the Parisian giants under Unai Emery, has been given a new lease of life by Tuchel. If people are good off the pitch, on the pitch it will be easier to play'. "It was also about the quality of the other team who are a Premier League team and can immediately play any competition". Read More »

Vettel knew shot at Hungary win over after pit issue

Both Mercedes moved back in front of him and stayed there, with Bottas doing some excellent work to keep Vettel behind him. A double podium for Ferrari "doesn't feel like a happy" result for the team, said Kimi Raikkonen , 38, after the Hungarian Grand Prix . Read More »

Jose Mourinho and Ed Woodward's relationship at 'all-time low'

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Mourinho has to be careful. Mourinho said: "He came from [the] World Cup with an injury, and the time he had to rest in the holiday was not enough to resolve the problem". "I hope somebody wants to do what Rashford and Jones made a decision to do", Mourinho said . For all of the concerns about Mourinho's state of mind, there are also signs of a siege mentality building, the sort of environment in which he has thrived in the past. Read More »

DeMar DeRozan Comforted By Drake After Raptors Trade, 'It's What I Needed'

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During the conversation, DeRozan opened up about he confided in Toronto-native, and Raptors global ambassador, Drake on the day of the trade. Kawhi Leonard to Los Angeles? DeRozan and Lowry were tight. Popovich spent an outsized amount of time with DeRozan during Thursday's hour-plus workout. It is an even trade for both sides but the Raptors won this time. Read More »

Manchester United tour turns into a farce ahead of Real Madrid test

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Mourinho said after United's 4-1 defeat to Liverpool on Saturday night that he wanted five signings, so a back-up striker for Romelu Lukaku may not have been a big wish, but he's still now short of what he wants. "And I'm also happy to smile and to see that you can change your opinion and change as a person, is amusing [meaning Klopp]". This marked Liverpool's final United States tour game, as they now return to Merseyside before travelling to face Napoli in Dublin on Saturday, then ... Read More »

Dillian Whyte: If Parker Comes To Fight - He Gets Knocked Out!

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As much as I want to box and move and win, I have to go to war. "I'm in great shape", Parker said. When being outpointed by Joshua in March and defeating Hughie Fury last September, Parker used his speed and mobility to fight largely on the back foot, becoming the first to take Joshua the distance by negating his power. Read More »

Hungarian GP: Lewis Hamilton enjoys a victory against the odds

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Despite running on ultrasoft tyres against the softs on the Mercedes, Vettel then had to spend nearly twenty laps behind Bottas while an untroubled Hamilton cruised to victory. But the rear tyres started to die. Wolff also weighed in on the collision with Vettel which led to Bottas' rapid drop down the placings. Bottas has not reacted well to Wolff's comments, claiming he needs to sit down his boss after his disappointing race. Read More »

Five Players To Watch at the RBC Canadian Open

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Nick Taylor is the top Canadian after a 67 left him at nine under, in a group which includes first-round leader Robert Garrigus (72). Click on the video above to see Watson's lucky escape! He's rallied on the final day of play each of the past two Canadian Opens, joining Leo Diegel (1924, 1925; 1928, 1929), Sam Snead (1940, 1941), James Douglas Edgar (1919, 1920), Jim Ferrier (1950, 1951) and Jim Furyk (2006, 2007) as the only back-to-back champions in the Canadian Open's 114-year ... Read More »

Matteo Darmian: I want to leave Man Utd

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I want to leave but we will see what happens because we don't know ". But Mourinho , who gave Darmian the captain's armband in Thursday's International Champions Cup clash with AC Milan for sentimental reasons, insists United have not received any offers which have been remotely good enough. Read More »

Tour de France 2018: Geraint Thomas secures yellow jersey

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Team Sunweb's Tom Dumoulin finished the Tour in second place with Froome a further 33 seconds behind in third place. Thomas said: "I got into cycling because of this race". That's what is special about him and why he deserves the win. 'It wasn't like I had to work for him as a domestique. "Because it's Geraint and he's a Welshman and he's done the nation proud, I had to come out", he said. Read More »

Chelsea set their price for Morata

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The Ivory Coast forward reportedly wants to leave his current club and can play both on the right wing and as a striker. The 19-year-old was subject of a £11 million bid from Liverpool in 2016 before he signed a new contract with Dortmund, and has remained on his former manager's radar since. Read More »

Sebastian Vettel doesn't blame Valtteri Bottas for Hungary collision

The contact damaged Bottas' front wing and dropped him to fourth behind Kimi Raikkonen (before dropping to fifth at the finish), but despite the risk of a puncture Vettel emerged without damage. "I think he had no grip, obviously when you're so close it's very hard to stop the auto and I think he locked up and we made contact". Raikkonen, without water during the race after Ferrari forgot to connect the bottle, made two stops and agreed third - his fifth successive podium finish - was the ... Read More »

NBA Live 19 To Feature First Female Create-A-Player Option

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EA Sports announced Friday that " NBA Live 19 " will now offer gamers the option to create a female player for the first time in basketball video games. NBA LIVE 19 further demonstrates EA SPORTS' tradition of inclusion in gaming and invites fans to celebrate the occasion on social media using the hashtag #ShesInTheGame. Read More »

Little cheer for Mourinho with Liverpool defeat, Matic news

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Jose Mourinho has laid down a challenge to wantaway Manchester United forward Anthony Martial after he left the pre-season tour of the United States for the birth of his second child. "I think I am not going to have two, I think it is possible I am going to have one, is possible". United were without new signing Fred during the win but Mourinho hopes that the Brazilian will be able to improve his side's attack this season with his range of short passing. Read More »

Leonardo to return to AC Milan as sporting director

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Bonucci only arrived at the San Siro from Juventus last season but could already be on the move again. So how serious are the preliminary discussions between the Milan and Juve? "It's all down to a very considered idea he has about what he wants to do, and that started talks about whether it would be possible or not". Read More »

Guardiola Reveals Man City Players Cut Short World Cup Break

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For City boss Pep Guardiola , it is big-spending Liverpool who will pose the biggest threat. He came close to a second with a fierce, low drive that Bravo stretched to keep out before City pulled a goal back in first-half injury time with a neat run and finish into the corner from Silva. Read More »

Reports suggest Real Madrid have ended Hazard pursuit

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As always, until it's actually an officially done deal, take the rumors with a grain of salt. Hazard has been the talisman for Chelsea over the past few seasons and was the standout performer last season as well a single-handedly winning the Blues the FA Cup final against Manchester United at Wembley. Read More »

Man Utd fan from U.S. calls for Jose Mourinho to be sacked

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Speaking to Sky Sports from Liverpool's U.S. pre-season tour, the former Dortmund boss also said, however, that he has no problem with Mourinho talking about Liverpool. Manchester United defender Chris Smalling was left out of the team to face Liverpool after picking up an injury in the warm-up. "That's not always the smartest thing to do, and I have absolutely no problem with what Jose Mourinho is saying". Read More »

Man Utd vs Liverpool 1-4 Highlights 2018

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He finished up by saying that if he was a supporter in the United States of America he would not waste his money going to watch the Premier League teams play this summer because so numerous top players have not linked up with their clubs. "The referees, they come by mistake". United thought they had the opening goal after 22 minutes when Juan Mata slotted home, but the Spaniard's strike was disallowed. Read More »

Jurgen Klopp gets in Jose Mourinho dig after 'mind games'

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As part of his press-conference while on tour, Mourinho also provided updates regarding the rest of their defensive line: "Matteo wants to leave and I think when a player wants to leave, if the right offer arrives, you have to try to be human and let the player follow his instinct". Read More »

Sanchez strikes as United edge Milan

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In the United Kingdom, fans can see the match stream live, with a subscription to MUTV which charges £5.99, or about $7.90 in United States currency, per month. The match starts at 22:05 on 28 July 2018. Meanwhile, Anthony Martial has flown to his native Paris to be with his partner, who has given birth to their second child. Read More »

Froome: 'The strongest rider in the race won'

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Barring an accident in the procession to the Champs-Elysees on Sunday, the 32-year-old Welshman will give Team Sky their sixth title in seven years after Bradley Wiggins in 2012 and Chris Froome in 2013, 2015, 2016 and 2017. But Thomas says there will never be a need for anyone to question the legitimacy of his victory, which he will be adding to two Olympic gold medals and three World Championship golds from his time on the track. Read More »