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by | May 28, 2018 | 06:43

The Al Jazeera report claimed that the individual - under instructions from the bettors - had made a batting-friendly surface for the India Test and a spin-friendly one for the Australia Test, but ESPNcricinfo can confirm the Sri Lanka team had in fact requested the actual curator for such surfaces.

by | May 28, 2018 | 03:35

I'm pretty sad. All right, I guess I'll stop there. "I wish I could have finished stronger". "Yeah, it's an entire career", she said, "but what really launched it was this". Patrick closed with one more joke directed at reporters. "I saw an opportunity, that's the time to go, but misjudged a little bit the tires". My career, I've had so many wins, I've had so many poles but everyone talks about the (Indy) 500.

by | May 27, 2018 | 23:04

The Rockets responded to a 41-point loss in Game 3 - the most lopsided playoff loss in franchise history - by winning the next two games to put the defending-champion Warriors on the brink of elimination. "We like our formula", Kerr said. But Game 6 of the Golden State Warriors' Western Conference Finals matchup with the Houston Rockets is the biggest game of Durant's career.

by | May 27, 2018 | 20:21

Unai Emery's first task as Gunners head coach will be to strengthen a side which aims to close the gap on their Premier League rivals next season, with defence a clear priority having conceded 51 times in the Premier League during Arsene Wenger's final season in charge.

by | May 27, 2018 | 19:43

The Portuguese told reporters he would give an answer to the fans about his future in the next few days while the Welshman said he needs to play regularly and will talk to his agent over the summer . Real coach Zinedine Zidane responded very differently to the two players' comments. But Giggs said: "I've always maintained he looks happy at Real Madrid ".

by | May 27, 2018 | 19:12

Cleveland announced forward Kevin Love was ruled out of the winner-take-all tilt and has been placed in the concussion protocol. He will be re-examined Saturday before the team flies to Boston. From career averages, advanced stats, career totals, and the all-important championship tally, without fail all of these topics will be brought up when trying to rank one player over the other as the greatest of all-time.

by | May 27, 2018 | 17:26

Anyone looking to place a bet on qualifying would have gone with a Red Bull one-two as dawn broke over Monaco , but when Verstappen crashed out of final practice - topping the time-sheets at that point - Dutch hearts sank. "Well done to Daniel, he owned the qualifying session, we were playing around with the set-up quite a bit to squeeze everything out". 'We've had very good conversations and there is no desire for him to leave the team, and we have no desire for us to lose him'.

by | May 27, 2018 | 16:43

We played as a team and have made a lot of good memories. What to expect: The last match at the Wankhede was a spinner's delight, and the likes of Ravindra Jadeja and Rashid Khan feasted on it. "As a leader, I have tried to keep the team together". "I always check what is the condition and what is in the best interest of the team then before deciding on the bowler as to who has the best chance to succeed over the bowler".

by | May 27, 2018 | 16:02

To lift three Champions League trophies with this club, this team is magnificent", said Real's Zinedine Zidane, who became the first coach to win Europe's top trophy in three consecutive years. Today I lost my team the game. 'I didn't want to say that, but I'm not sorry either. That's why I can not see him being in the Liverpool team on the opening weekend of next season.

by | May 27, 2018 | 15:48

It's tough to pick this game without knowing the health of Chris Paul . His team , the defending National Basketball Association champions, is on the verge of elimination for the first time since Kevin Durant joined forces with Stephen Curry , Klay Thompson and Draymond Green .

by | May 27, 2018 | 15:36

Gareth Bale says he needs to be playing regularly and will discuss his future with his agent in the summer. Bale repeated his claim his his postgame news conference and said he would consider leaving the club this summer if he was not fully in Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane's plans.

by | May 27, 2018 | 12:01

Fred has been included in the Brazil squad for the tournament in Russian Federation and will be flying to England next week to play in a warm-up game against Croatia at Anfield, with United hoping to finalise their move to sign the 25-year-old when he arrives in the north west of England with his global colleagues.

by | May 27, 2018 | 09:53

The Houston Rockets are averaging 105.8 points on 43.8 percent shooting and allowing 103.3 points on 46.4 percent shooting. Of course not; Curry deserves a great deal of blame, as do Thompson and Green. The "switch" is the metaphor for when the Warriors snap out of their ho-hum, second-rate play and go back to looking like the dynasty they're supposed to be.

by | May 27, 2018 | 09:18

Liverpool have had a stunning season in the Champions League and nobody thought they could get to the final. "Today I lost my team the game and I feel sorry for everyone", Karius said. Four minutes later, the tears were flowing down the face of Carvajal after the Madrid right back appeared to injure a hamstring while attempting a back-heel.

by | May 27, 2018 | 09:01

The full force of Ramos' bulky frame landed on Salah's shoulder and it immediately looked like bad news when he received treatment for over a minute from Liverpool's physios. "It's a serious injury, a really serious injury", Klopp told reporters . Picking a team will have been tough for Jurgen Klopp given the sheer amount of options at his disposal.

by | May 27, 2018 | 05:25

Friday's move ends a frequently rocky three-plus seasons in Boston in Ramirez's return as a free agent, signing a four-year, $88 million deal, with the team for which he made his Major League Baseball debut in 2005. Ramirez was well on pace to reaching the minimum number of at-bats which would have automatically triggered the 2019 season in his contract, which would have paid him $22 million.

by | May 27, 2018 | 04:13

Liverpool's only goal came when winger Sadio Mane netted four minutes later to equalise. Liverpool winger Mohamed Salah was forced off in the first half of the Champions League final with an apparent shoulder injury. Not for long. Salah's final was over after 30 minutes. "I think he's shown that all this season, it's not that he's just been scoring goals for just a couple of weeks or months.

by | May 27, 2018 | 03:33

In a few days I will talk about my future. 'And that's what I am good in. These are situations which have been coming a long time and you put up with it, but sometimes you lose control. He has been happy, is happy, and will remain happy. "They are all happy, you only have to look at how they played". "Then we will see what happens". Ronaldo could also win his fifth Champions League , allowing the Portugal star to equal the individual record and edge closer to yet another Ballon d'Or.

by | May 27, 2018 | 03:28

James had team-highs in points (46), rebounds (11) and assists (9) in an extraordinary individual performance which piloted the Cavaliers to a 109-99 victory which levels the best-of-seven series at three wins each. The Celtics kept in competitive but this was one of those nights where LeBron was not going to be denied, chasing down blocks, knocking down contested 3s from a half-dozen steps behind the 3-point line.

by | May 27, 2018 | 03:26

A nine-time All-Star who had never made it past the conference semifinals in the postseason, Paul now has his Rockets knocking on the door of the NBA Finals. While the Rockets will be down a starter, the Warriors could get one back if Andre Iguodala can return on Saturday. Golden State likely won't have to worry about getting crunch-time scoring with Houston missing one of their two All-Stars.

by | May 27, 2018 | 01:59

Egypt's Salah and Spain right-back Dani Carvajal are both now in a race to be fit for the FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation next month. Real Madrid have not been short of monumental strikes this season following Cristiano Ronaldo's stunning goal against Juventus, but Bale's runs it close.

by | May 27, 2018 | 01:40

Karius turned Isco's shot wide but he was helpless with Real's next effort as substitute Bale produced an unstoppable world-class overhead kick which dropped just under the crossbar in the 64th minute. Benzema put Madrid ahead in the 51st when he intercepted an unwise attempt by Karius to roll the ball out to a defender. Football star Cristiano Ronaldo has praised Liverpool's attacker Mohamed Salah for comparing his looks to those of Lionel Messi.

by | May 27, 2018 | 00:32

Real Madrid captain, Sergio Ramos has admitted that it is ridiculous to compare Liverpool ace, Mohamed Salah with global superstars, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi . The Real Madrid star has played a total of 3,588 minutes, 501 minutes less than Salah, who has played 4,089. The Reds lost home and away to los Blancos in the Champions League group stage in 2014.

by | May 26, 2018 | 21:35

Tampa Bay is 5-2 in Game 7s during its 25-year history, including a 3-0 record at home . Well, someone finally turned on the lights, scared them away, and look what was revealed: a Game 7 performance that was, essentially, the opposite of so many of its predecessors.

by | May 26, 2018 | 21:26

If he hits the net against Liverpool on Saturday in Kiev, he will become the first ever player to score in four European Cup finals. Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane said his side do not feel superior to Liverpool ahead of the Champions League final, where the Spaniards are targeting a remarkable third consecutive title and a record-extending 13th crown overall.

by | May 26, 2018 | 20:46

Cristiano Ronaldo is certain to start in the Spanish outfit's attack, but Gareth Bale , Karim Benzema , Isco , Marco Asensio and Lucas Vazquez are all unsure of their positions in the team. Talking about the club's potential third triumph on the trot, Zidane stayed focused on his side's journey to Kiev: "Getting to a final isn't easy. We are happy to be able to play in another one ".

by | May 26, 2018 | 19:33

To make a demonstration of disrespect on the field is for the protesting player's team to incur a fine from the league. It's noteworthy that all fines issued by the National Football League would be directed against the team, not protesting players.

by | May 26, 2018 | 19:01

However, despite the shorter course not being his strongest discipline, he crossed in 22 place, just 75 seconds behind nearest rival, world time trial champion Tom Dumoulin - who finished third on the day. "I was just exhausted, that's it". Dumoulin began the day in second place, almost three minutes ahead of Froome , but was left desperately trying to minimise the damage inflicted by the Briton on the final climb, although he received precious little help from the chasers.

by | May 26, 2018 | 18:15

The Reds have also enjoyed a memorable continental campaign, scoring a tournament record 46 goals and beating Manchester City and Roma en route to the Ukrainian capital. Ronaldo is bidding to join a group of players who have won the European Cup five times, including former Real great Di Stefano. Beckham said to Zidane in a video done by Real Madrid .

by | May 26, 2018 | 18:10

Hamilton, whose career Formula 1 championship total of four is tied for third place on the all-time titles list with the championship total of Scuderia Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel , signed a three-year deal worth roughly $150 million with Mercedes in the 2015 season, his third season with the team, so he is set to become a free agent at the end of this season if Brown is incorrect and he and the team do not agree on a new contract.

by | May 26, 2018 | 17:31

A key member of the Madrid side under Zinedine Zidane , Varane has made over 230 appearances for the Spanish capital club and has gone on to win a number of major honours including three UEFA Champions League trophies and two La Liga titles.

by | May 26, 2018 | 16:44

In his last Game 7, a first-round victory over the Indiana Pacers , James scored 45 points, grabbed nine rebounds, notched seven assists and four steals to become the first player in National Basketball Association history to score 45 points in multiple Game 7s.

by | May 26, 2018 | 16:15

Liverpool have had British players such as Jordan Henderson , James Milner, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Andy Robertson all playing pivotal roles in their journey to the Champions League final. And I thought 'wow, that's not the game I love. " Football players need someone around who is there for them in the decisive moments, and I really feel that is my job to do".

by | May 26, 2018 | 12:49

Kolkata Knight Riders will look to dominate an out-of-form Sunrisers Hyderabad in the second qualifier of the 2018 edition of the Indian Premier League at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Friday. It is safe to say that KKR are now ahead of SRH. The match will start at 7 pm, while the coin toss will take place at 6.30 pm. Considering the fact, KKR was playing in Kolkata , it was quite obvious that the home team was the hot favourite for winning the second qualifier.

by | May 26, 2018 | 12:10

Houston's big win in Game Five was tempered by a hamstring injury to star Chris Paul which will keep him out of Saturday's game. Capela provided crucial rim protection (a pair of blocks and countless contests) while dominating the glass (14 rebounds), and capitalized on the offensive end (12 points on 5-for-6 shooting), whether it was on the receiving end of a lob or a duck-in.