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Sri Lanka win toss, elect to bat

Sri Lanka win toss, elect to bat

The game is scheduled to begin at sharp 2:30 PM according to local time. The visitors bowled out the home side of 238 as Sri Lanka collapsed yet again in the 5-match ODI series. His performance was awesome in this series so far, He missed his 66th One Day International Fifty in his 300th ODI match (4th ODI). In the ongoing series against Sri Lanka , the old warhorse has silenced his critics in his own style. Read More

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Arsenal Target Comments On Reported £92m Bid

Arsenal Target Comments On Reported £92m Bid

Now, various outlets are reporting that the Gunners have made a club-record £90 million offer for Lemar, potentially as a replacement for Alexis Sanchez . 'I am a Monaco player and I am very happy there, ' he told Canal Plus. Lemar had been linked with Liverpool before Arsenal re-entered the race to sign him after an impressive 2016-17 campaign in Ligue 1 and the Champions League. Read More

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Playing For Chelsea A Dream - Davide Zappacosta Completes Move

Playing For Chelsea A Dream - Davide Zappacosta Completes Move

The Serie A club confirmed the deal was done shortly after the transfer window closed on Thursday night. The 25-year-old was a regular in Torino's starting line-ups after arriving from Atalanta in July 2015. Chelsea have signed defender Davide Zappacosta from Torino on a four-year deal for an undisclosed fee. Drinkwater played a big role in Leicester's incredible title-winning campaign of 2015/16. Read More

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Seahawks trade Jermaine Kearse to Jets for DL Sheldon Richardson

Seahawks trade Jermaine Kearse to Jets for DL Sheldon Richardson

Last season Kearse finished with over 500 receiving yards for the third consecutive year in a five-year career. The Seahawks were tied for third in the National Football League in sacks last season with 42. The University of Washington product signed as an undrafted free agent with the 'Hawks in 2012 and has averaged 13.8 yards on his 153 career receptions with 11 TDs. Read More

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EPL: Rashford, Fellaini send United to top

EPL: Rashford, Fellaini send United to top

After a frustrating first half for United, who had a Juan Mata strike ruled out for offside, they were denied again shortly after the break. Rashford finished from Henrikh Mkhitaryan's corner three minutes after coming on, just as it looked like Jose Mourinho's men - who had seen Kasper Schmeichel save Romelu Lukaku's penalty - would have to settle for a frustrating home draw that typified last season's top-flight struggles. Read More

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First Test: Australia 18-3 after Bangladesh all out for 260

First Test: Australia 18-3 after Bangladesh all out for 260

David Warner was given a reprieve by the third umpire from a lbw decision off Mehedi Hasan, but the spinner trapped the left-hander the same way with the very next ball. To overtake him in the wickets column is something pretty special. Shakib, Mehedi and Taijul took all 20 wickets when Bangladesh recorded their first-ever Test win over England by 108 runs in October. Read More

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Ronda Rousey is getting married Saturday, Dana White says

Ronda Rousey is getting married Saturday, Dana White says

Initially, Rousey and Browne were supposed to walk down the aisle in Hawaii but changed the location last minute. PHOTOS: Ronda Rousey Gets Butt Naked On The Beach - See The Photos! Rousey announced her engagement to Browne in April. Ronda Rousey lasted just 48 seconds the last time she stepped into the UFC octagon. He added that although Rousey is very happy to finally Wednesday, she has not announced any retirement plans yet. Read More

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Manchester United vs Leicester City

Manchester United vs Leicester City

As for the impact of his two subs , Mourinho added: "If I don't have them on the bench I can't make successful changes. The starting 11, we tried our best but it was very important that the three substitutes gave us a lot". Dorset police said two City fans had been arrested for coming on to the pitch and that they were reviewing CCTV footage "as part of an ongoing investigation to establish whether any other offences may have been committed". Read More

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Real Madrid dominates 16/17 UCL awards, Ronaldo voted top player

Real Madrid dominates 16/17 UCL awards, Ronaldo voted top player

Ronaldo previously won the UEFA award in 2013-2014 and 2015-2016. "There are the same goals every year, to meet the same challenges, win everything if possible, qualify for the World Cup with my national team", said Ronaldo. The UEFA vote by journalists from 55 member federations was announced on Thursday at the Champions League group-stage draw. Martens guided the Dutch women's team to their first worldwide title when they won the European championship this year. Read More

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FSU Ranked Third In Preseason AP Poll

FSU Ranked Third In Preseason AP Poll

This is the ninth consecutive season the Tide has been ranked in the preseason top five, the second-longest streak since the preseason poll started in 1950. Penn State has the record at 34 from 1968-2002. Oklahoma State drew a preseason ranking for the fifth time in the past seven seasons, which is the best stretch in program history. Read More

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Pliskova wins twice to reach semi-final

Pliskova wins twice to reach semi-final

Sixth-ranked Spaniard Muguruza reached her first U.S. event final by trouncing Czech top-ranked defending champion Karolina Pliskova 6-3, 6-2, flipping the script in a rematch of their 2016 Cincinnati semi-final. That followed a 2-hour, 18-minute win over Madison Keys on Thursday, when she fought off three match points. I'll try everything tomorrow. I knew if I kept the ball low on his backhand side and just kind of worked my way into the court, it would be the right thing to do. Read More

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Bryan Robson 'surprised' when Jonny Evans left Manchester United

Bryan Robson 'surprised' when Jonny Evans left Manchester United

However, this is Manchester City (despite Evans' association of 18 years with the club down the road) and the lure of Champions League football undoubtedly presents a headache for player and club. He joined West Brom after being told he did not figure in former United manager Louis van Gaal's plans. Evans, however, could be a valuable addition to the first-team setup at Etihad. Read More

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McGregor and Mayweather to fight in 8-ounce gloves

McGregor and Mayweather to fight in 8-ounce gloves

According to White, the estimate for total pay-per-view buys is around 4.9 million, which is 300,000 more buys than for the record-setting fight between Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao in 2015. 8 News Now Sports anchor Ron Futrell has the story on the mega-fight ruling. "That's it in a nutshell, you've got pros and cons on both sides", he said. Read More

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Jacksonville named candidate city for 2026 World Cup

Jacksonville named candidate city for 2026 World Cup

Seven cities in Canada are under consideration, including Calgary, Edmonton, Montreal, Ottawa, Regina, Toronto and Vancouver. A complete list of the cities being considered can be found here. Other Texas stadiums are the Cotton Bowl, AT&T Stadium and the Alamodome. The 2026 World Cup will be the first tournament using FIFA's expanded 48-team format. Read More

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Frank de Boer Blames 'Wrong Choices' for Opening Day Shocker Against Huddersfield

Frank de Boer Blames 'Wrong Choices' for Opening Day Shocker Against Huddersfield

I couldn't imagine a better start. Not since Blackpool announced their Premier League arrival by winning 4-0 at Wigan in 2010 has a newly-promoted club caused such an opening-game stir. For every way in which it may have been wonderful for Wagner, it would have been a concern for Palace counterpart Frank de Boer . At the start of last season Alan Pardew 's pursuit of a more expansive style of football led to poor results and his eventual dismissal, before the pragmatic Sam Allardyce's ... Read More

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Giroud earns Arsenal madcap opening win

Giroud earns Arsenal madcap opening win

Substitute Aaron Ramsey rifled home to level before Giroud - introduced alongside the Wales global - headed in an 85th-minute victor to settle a breathless encounter in Arsenal's favour. "Insecurity goes quickly through a team and we had many experienced defenders out tonight - Koscielny, Mustafi, Mertesacker". But from the corner, taken by Mahrez, Vardy drifted away from Xhaka and Monreal to glance a header into the far corner. Read More

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Chelsea suffer another humiliating defeat to Inter Milan

Chelsea suffer another humiliating defeat to Inter Milan

The Belgian global has been in fine form for Chelsea in pre-season as he hopes to play his way into Antonio Conte's plans for the Premier League season. Conte will also be pleased to see the return of injured duo Eden Hazard and Pedro to his first-team squad. The Premier League champions face FA Cup winners Arsenal in the Community Shield at Wembley next Sunday, but don't go into that game in particularly convincing form. Read More

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Telangana govt to give Rs 1 crore, house plot to Mithali Raj

Telangana govt to give Rs 1 crore, house plot to Mithali Raj

Indian women's cricket team skipper Mithali Raj has picked her deputy Harmanpreet Kaur and youngsters Smriti Mandhana and Deepti Sharma to succeed her when she decides to quit the game. "No one expected us to reach the final and on that day, we restricted the home side to a decent total and then built a good partnership during the chase, which I take as a positive". Read More

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From one champion to another: Sania Mirza hails 'incredible ambassador' Mithali Raj

The players presented a signed cricket bat to the Prime Minister. Despite losing the match by mere 9 runs, everyone admired the girls for their priceless efforts during the vital match. "Joshi got a couple of opportunities €" against Pakistan and Sri Lanka €" but was eventually overlooked in favour of bowling all-rounder Pandey. The team has been a hot topic among the cricket followers of India for the last ten days or so. Read More

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Lucky Whitehead Reportedly Cut by Cowboys Following Arrest Warrant Being Issued

Lucky Whitehead Reportedly Cut by Cowboys Following Arrest Warrant Being Issued

At that time, he was accused of taking less than $200 worth of items from a convenience store. He was ordered to appear in court on July 6, but according to court records he didn't show up - so a warrant was issued for his arrest. Whitehead is unlikely to face a team-imposed suspension. He said Whitehead's departure was the culmination of a number of incidents involving the receiver over the past 12 months. Read More

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Lakers Interested In Derrick Rose

Lakers Interested In Derrick Rose

In addition to the Cleveland Cavaliers , Derrick Rose also recently spoke with the LA Clippers and Milwaukee Bucks about a potential landing spot earlier this week. Rose last played for the Bulls in 2015-16, when he averaged 16.4 points per game. Rose was involved in multiple trade rumors before last season's deadline, but the Knicks ended up holding on to the oft-injured veteran. Read More

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