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Sport India take on England in Women's World Cup opener
Author: 0 India take on England in Women's World Cup opener

Since her debut in 1999, in her 18-year long career, the current Indian captain has smashed many records. The International Cricket Council has announced that for the first time, every match of the World Cup 2017 will be broadcast live around the world.

Author: 0 Mustafi: Arsenal can't afford to sell 'hungry' Sanchez

Sanchez is part of the Chile squad which is participating in this year's Confederations Cup , over in Russian Federation, much to the frustration of Arsene Wenger , who would love to resolve his future sooner rather than later. The STCC rules sit alongside the Premier League's "profit and sustainability" guidelines, which state that clubs should not lose more than £105m over a three-year period.

Author: 0 Mexico coach apologises for touchline rant

Things remain tight in Group A before Saturday's final round. This was his second Man-of-the-Match performance following last Sunday's 2-2 draw with Mexico . All Whites skipper Chris Wood wants his side to finish the Confederations Cup on a positive note. "It's less than 72 hours to recover, it's not easy", said the coach, who steered his team to the Euro 2016 title over seven games in a 27-day period in France.

Author: 0 PSG star Angel di Maria settles Spanish tax case, pays fine

Paris Saint-Germain winger Angel Di Maria has been handed a one-year suspended prison sentence after admitting to two counts of tax fraud during his time with Real Madrid . Also, last month former Atletico Madrid striker Radamel Falcao and Real Madrid defender Fabio Coentrao were accused by the prosecutor's office of not paying all their taxes.

Author: 0 Sanchez breaks Chile goal record vs. Germany

What they are saying: "When you come up against the world champions you need to be very strong mentally and you need to be in form". "Our games are quite intense, we both want to win every game". "He's a great player, one of the best in the Premier League". There was still work to do but Sanchez played a smart one-two with Vidal before galloping into the area and firing a left-footed shot beyond goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen.

Author: 0 No. 1 pick hopes to turn 76ers into winners

Before we profile the four draft picks, let's take a close look at the deals that went down and their future ramifications for the organization. Washington was 9-22 in the only year Fultz was with the Huskies. — where he proclaimed the new nickname was FEDS: Fultz, Embiid , Dario, Simmons. The two Sixers teammates were obviously referring to LaVar Ball and his son, Lonzo , who went second overall to the Los Angeles Lakers .

Sport Magic Johnson Praises D'Angelo Russell Then Throws Him Under the Bus
Author: 0 Magic Johnson Praises D'Angelo Russell Then Throws Him Under the Bus

I'm happy to be home ". The favorite's role, per the oddsmaker, went to point guard Lonzo Ball , the No. 2 overall pick by the Los Angeles Lakers . Johnson picked an unusual spot to explain his reasoning. Fans might have forgotten this misdeed after the season ended except for the fact that Russell was not leading the Lakers back to the playoffs.

Sport Larson and McMurray make it 1-2 for Chip Ganassi at Sonoma
Author: 0 Larson and McMurray make it 1-2 for Chip Ganassi at Sonoma

The #24 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet team rolled out a backup vehicle after the incident, and Elliott will have to qualify on Saturday with no laps on the auto. Qualifying is set for 2:45 p.m. Saturday and will be televised on FS1. He posted a lap of 95.295 miles per hour and won the pole for Sunday's Toyota / Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway .

Author: 0 Mourinho Accused of Tax Evasion in Spain as Ronaldo Gets Hearing Date

Jose Mourinho comes out with a strong defence! Ronaldo, who is rumoured to now want to leave Spain and Real Madrid following these claims, will testify in court on July 31 over allegations that he defrauded the authorities of €14.8 million in unpaid taxes between 2011 and 2014.

Author: 0 Confederations Cup: Alexis Sanchez makes history as Chile draw with Germany

Star midfielder Arturo Vidal got the vital touch on the ball which allowed the opportunity and was cleaned up by Mustafi who made a desperate lunge to win the ball back. The pair both sit on four points after two matches in Group B, but both can guarantee their progression to the knockout phase by avoiding defeat against Cameroon and Australia , respectively.

Sport Red Bull's high hopes come down to earth in F1 qualifying
Author: 0 Red Bull's high hopes come down to earth in F1 qualifying

Red Bull Formula One driver Max Verstappen of Netherlands in his vehicle in the pit lane during the first practice session at the F1 Grand Prix circuit in Baku , Azerbaijan , Friday, June 23, 2017. FP1 wasn't a happy session, but we made some changes ahead of FP2 - and the auto felt more comfortable. Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas of Finland steers his vehicle during the first free practice at the Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku , Azerbaijan, Friday, June 23, 2017.

Author: 0 Point guards could dominate top picks in draft

Ball seems certain to become the starting point guard in coach Luke Walton's up-tempo offense after D'Angelo Russell is traded to Brooklyn. Forwards Josh Jackson of Kansas and Jayson Tatum of Duke are two players frequently mentioned as possibilities at the No.

Sport 5 talking points from the first Lions Test in New Zealand
Author: 0 5 talking points from the first Lions Test in New Zealand

We know what to expect for next week", said the New Zealander. The All Blacks won pretty comprehensively at Eden Park thanks largely to two second half tries from Rieko Ioane . "We left at least two tries out there so I don't think 15 points is a good reflection". It was far from a vintage All Blacks performance, with few of the flicks and tricks that drove them to last week's 78-0 thrashing of Samoa.

Sport Mexico relishing chance to show its worth against Russia
Author: 0 Mexico relishing chance to show its worth against Russia

Pepe's team won a friendly in Portugal training. - Portugal have also kept a clean sheet in nine of their last 13 games in all competitions, with only Switzerland, Latvia, Sweden and Mexico managing to find the net against them. The match turned when Porto midfielder Hector Herrera came on for the second half and Mexico's attacks started to flow. I understand you're all curious, but you have to respect the personal life of the player.

Author: 0 Devils select Swiss center Nico Hischier with No. 1 pick

Attendees at the press conference are to include NHL commissioner Gary Bettman, USA Hockey's Mathieu Schneider, Terry Pegula, Illinois athletic director Josh Whitman and Blackhawks president John McDonough, according to the NHL source.

Author: 0 South Africa fight back to level T20 series with England

This happened while Roy was rushing back after his partner Liam Livingston refused a run, as he turned and ran across the pitch and the ball struck his boot as he made his way back. Earlier, Cape Town-born Tom Curran , a Surrey team-mate of Roy, marked his England debut with an impressive three for 33 in his maximum allowed four overs.

Author: 0 Court calls Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case

He is represented by Gestifute, which is owned by Super agent Jorge Mendes. " Jose Mourinho has not received any notification with regards to the news published today". The Portuguese manager owes Spanish tax authorities 3.3 million euros (about 2.91 million pounds or N1.46 billion), a Madrid prosecutor said in a statement.

Sport Confederations Cup: Russia waltz to victory in tournament curtain-raiser
Author: 0 Confederations Cup: Russia waltz to victory in tournament curtain-raiser

Putin said this week he expected Russian Federation to play like warriors and that fans expected better results from the world's No. 63-ranked team. There are totally two groups and each one have four teams. "We've worked hard and I believe now we're well-prepared for the opening game", Zenit midfielder Igor Smolnikov told Russian TV.

Author: 0 Mexico come from behind to beat New Zealand — FIFA Confederations Cup

Our guys are very confident so we're not thinking about the future; we're thinking about today". Moreno scored the stoppage-time equalizer in Mexico's 2-2 opening draw against European champions Portugal . "All our players are fit and confident". I expect incredible spirit from our team. "This is the most important thing for me", the coach added. All Whites captain Wood broke the deadlock in the 42nd minute as Anthony Hudson's men gained due reward for a superb first-half showing ...

Author: 0 Islanders Trade Travis Hamonic To Flames For Multiple NHL Draft Picks

Hamonic carries a cap hit of just less than $3.9 million for the next three years, with the Flames having their Top 4 locked up for that long as well. It also comes a year after Hamonic rescinded a trade request to be closer to his family in Manitoba. But after an injury plagued and subpar 2016-17, when he played only 49 games and just a handful of those after the Islanders turned their season around under Doug Weight, GM Garth Snow made a decision to put Hamonic and his very affordable ...

Sport Penguins defeat Predators, defend Stanley Cup title
Author: 0 Penguins defeat Predators, defend Stanley Cup title

All within a calendar year. 'I feel fortunate, but I also understand how hard it was so you just want to try to make the best of it'. The last team to win two consecutive Cup championships was the Detroit Red Wings in 1997 and 1998. "There's so many guys who could have easily won that, and I think we just had a group of guys that understood big moments and knew how to find ways to win", said Crosby.

Sport Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight officially set for August
Author: 0 Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight officially set for August

This fight has received almost mythical levels of hype, and you better believe a hefty proportion of the planet is keen to see Mayweather's imperious record turn from 49-0 to 49-1, so that $100M figure might not be so ridiculous. McGregor posted to his social media a face collage of himself and Mayweather senior instead of young Floyd he'd be fighting. "If we can come to a deal with Mayweather, the fight will happen".

Author: 0 Mayweather, McGregor agree to fight

It was the day the announcement came after months of speculation that Conor McGregor will step into the boxing world, to take one one of the greatest ever to put on the gloves. Floyd Mayweather is taking on Conor McGregor in Las Vegas on August 26 . Because of the whole " boxing vs. MMA " nature, some are questioning whether or not a loss for McGregor damages his reputation and the UFC's .

Author: 0 Twins select Royce Lewis with first overall pick

The Cincinnati Reds selected right-handed pitcher Hunter Greene of Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks, Calif. The 6-foot-1, 190-pound Lewis was named the 2017 Gatorade Player of the Year in California and Trinity League Player of the Year for the third consecutive season.

Author: 0 76ers take Markelle Fultz, Lakers Lonzo Ball at top of NBA draft

The Kings grabbed Kentucky point guard De'Aaron Fox at No. 5. Josh Jackson (right) of Kansas hugs friends and relatives after being selected by Phoenix with the No. 1 pick is kind of insane", Fultz said. "In high school I told my trainer Keith I wanted to be the No. 1 player in the country and the No. 1 draft pick, so it was a goal I set out there, and that's what I was striving for", Fultz said, as quoted by The Guardian .

Author: 0 Ronaldo on target as Portugal pump New Zealand

This aspect of Portugal's defense was vulnerable previous year at Euro 2016, and yet they won. ITV hold the rights to the Confederations Cup . ― Reuters picMOSCOW, June 24 ― Hosts Russia are fully focused on staying in the Confederations Cup as they face elimination in their final group game against Mexico , coach Stanislav Cherchesov said yesterday.

Author: 0 Magic Johnson on Russell: 'what I needed was a leader'

He's a leader. He treats people the right way. Not only did Lonzo have to pan out to be an NBA-caliber talent, but the Lakers had to need a player of his position and style, and also had to land a lottery pick in the right spot to draft him.

Author: 0 Confed Cup hosts Russia face decisive match against Mexico

Portugal finish top of Group A on goal difference ahead of Mexico , which also advanced by beating host Russian Federation 2-1 in Kazan . Barcelona midfielder Andre Gomes and new Manchester city signing Bernardo Silva are two others who will be looking to make their mark, and rotation could hand veteran wide man Ricardo Quaresma a start.

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho accused of €3.3m Spanish tax fraud

Cristiano Ronaldo spent in " Manchester United " for six years (2003-2009). The case involves income the Argentina forward made from image rights, not from his salary paid by Real Madrid . The agency published copies of the certificates. After the worldwide footballers like Lionel Messi, Neymar, Cristiano Ronaldo , there has been a fresh allegation against coach Jose Mourinho .

Author: 0 Sanchez breaks Chile record in Germany draw

Sanchez's goal was his 38th in Roja colours, eclipsing the record of 37 set by Marcelo Salas in 2007. Sanchez has yet to sign a new deal with the Gunners and pointedly ignored a question about his future as he accepted the Man of the Match award.

Author: 0 Hamilton third in final practice as Vettel has mechanical woes in Baku

But with the odds against him, Hamilton responded in emphatic fashion to take his second consecutive pole. "I thought maybe once I matched him maybe it would fade, but I was hungrier than ever today". "But the guys did excellent work". Lewis Hamilton believes he can race until he is 40 after rejecting his own suggestion that he could stun Formula One by retiring at the end of the season.

Sport Koepka earns first major; Matsuyama ties for second
Author: 0 Koepka earns first major; Matsuyama ties for second

A one-time victor no longer, Koepka has set his sights even higher, adding: "We started out this year and I thought I needed to win multiple times and a major". On Thursday, the 29-year-old Abbotsford golfer, who lists South Surrey's Morgan Creek Golf Course as his home course, put forth one of his more spectacular rounds of the year, shooting a four-under par score of 68, which was highlighted by six consecutive birdies, which ties a U.S.

Author: 0 Ostapenko wins first major title at Roland Garros

Ostapenko hit 54 winners, but it wasn't just the sheer number - it was also the timing. She, too, was looking to win her first major but unlike Ostapenko is a household name and established at the top of the women's game. In the absence of Serena Williams , Maria Sharapova and Victoria Azarenka , this was the most open of French Opens in years, and there will be many who say this would never have happened had any of them been at Roland Garros .

Author: 0 Ex-Madrid player Di Maria pleads guilty to Spanish tax prosecutor

Ronaldo , who is in Russian Federation at the Confederations Cup playing for Portugal, has played in Spain for Real Madrid since 2009. Prosecutors claim that the Portuguese manager - who took over at Manchester United past year - failed to declare income of 1.6 million euros in 2011 and 1.7 million euros in 2012.

Author: 0 Roger Federer defeats Karen Khachanov to reach an 11th Halle final

The 33-year-old Mayer squandered two break-points at 1-0 in the second set and paid the price as Federer broke again and never relinquished his advantage to win in just over an hour. Zverev defeated Spanish seventh seed Roberto Bautista Agut 6-7 (6/8), 7-6 (7/1), 6-1 while Gasquet saw off Robin Haase of the Netherlands 6-1, 3-6, 6-1.

Sport New Zealand sitting pretty in Bermuda
Author: 0 New Zealand sitting pretty in Bermuda

The Kiwis won one more race to reach match point at 8-1, and then suffered one of the greatest collapses in sports as Spithill staged one of the biggest comebacks. "Clearly we need to now put everything back on the table", Spithill said. There are a lot of great guys, guys that aren't afraid of a fight and guys that no matter what the situation, good or bad, they're not going anywhere.

Sport Journalist dies of wounds from blast in Iraq's Mosul
Author: 0 Journalist dies of wounds from blast in Iraq's Mosul

Véronique Robert was wounded in the blast, which killed two colleagues, on Monday, and was returned to France for treatment, France Télévisions reports. " A specialist in war zones, she covered many conflicts in the Middle East, notably in Iraq ", the statement added. Robert's producer Nicolas Jaillard wrote in a Facebook post that they had been hoping for better news.

Sport Phil Jackson Ruined The Knicks
Author: 0 Phil Jackson Ruined The Knicks

Instead of making the normal rounds with the media at the Knicks' training facility, after the draft Ntilikina was scheduled to return to France and join Strasbourg for a victor take-all Game 5 of the French League finals Friday night.

Sport Lions must be clinical with try chances, says Howley
Author: 0 Lions must be clinical with try chances, says Howley

There was one scrum that's caught us as well, and several areas where we need to be better at the set-piece. Gatland's team must now adopt a win-at-all-costs mentality, but there is a confidence they can right the wrongs from Auckland . Although New Zealand claimed a comfortable win on the scoreboard, there were times in the game when the Lions genuinely rocked their world champion hosts, especially with ball in hand.

Author: 0 FIFA Confederations Cup: Mexico came from behind to beat New Zealand

In his pre-match press conference, he remained coy on Ronaldo's participation tonight. We know very well what we need to do. "Even if you take Ronaldo out of the team, you still have world-class players like (Ricardo) Quaresma and Nani , we have a game plan and we won't be over-awed", said Kiwi coach Anthony Hudson .

Sport Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accused of €3.3-million tax fraud
Author: 0 Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accused of €3.3-million tax fraud

Unhappy Ronaldo has left his future at the Spanish giants in doubt after angrily announcing last week that his "conscience is clear". Asked about potential clubs Ronaldo could join, Perez said: "I'm not contemplating Ronaldo leaving". The rumors began to pick up when Ronaldo was accused of tax fraud shortly after the end of the 2016-17 campaign, despite the fact that any transfer would go down in history as arguably the most expensive all-time.

Author: 0 Lakers Coach Admits LaVar Ball's Bold Boast Will Put Pressure On Lonzo

Pressed further, though, Walton admitted LaVar's comments, while perhaps not affecting the rest of the team, will focus the spotlight more intently on Lonzo . "I try not to think about it too much", Markkanen said. He appears to have an innate sense of where the ball needs to go, a quality found among all top distributors - quarterbacks and point guards - in sports.

Author: 0 76ers make Fultz top pick in NBA draft

The Celtics could have left draft night with Fultz or put together a package for Butler, but instead walked away with Tatum and a ton of future draft picks they'll have trouble finding room for on the roster. 10 with the pick obtained from New Orleans for DeMarcus Cousins . He then turned and saluted the fans. An excellent isolation scorer , Tatum will take major loads off of Isaiah Thomas , Jae Crowder and Al Horford during Boston's 2nd attempt to dethrone Cleveland as the ...

Author: 0 Another lead Husky: Fultz goes No. 1 to 76ers

The Philadelphia 76ers put The Process in the hands of Washington guard Markelle Fultz . For starters, will the team even get its top draft pick on the floor during the regular season? Lonzo Ball, right, poses for a photo with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver after being selected by the Los Angeles Lakers as the No.

Sport Nuggets select Donovan Mitchell, send him to Jazz
Author: 0 Nuggets select Donovan Mitchell, send him to Jazz

Mitchell averaged 15.6 points and shot 35.4 per cent from 3-point range as a sophomore. So far, Denver has seen minimal production from a big 2016 draft haul, getting 9.9 PPG from former Kentucky guard Jamal Murray, who was the No. Would include multiple young players, not. Lyles is scheduled to make $2.4 million next season. In addition, he is solid around the rim and is regarded as a capable rebounder, one area the Nuggets need help.

Author: 0 Mourinho accused of £3.3mn tax fraud in Spain

Previously, the current Manchester United manager headed up Chelsea, Inter Milan, FC Porto, União de Leiria and Benfica. " Jose Mourinho has not received any notification with regards to the news published today". Atletico Madrid striker Radamel Falcao and Real Madrid defender Fabio Coentrao, who have also been accused of tax fraud in Spain , are also clients of Mendes.

Sport Alvaro Arbeloa retires from football
Author: 0 Alvaro Arbeloa retires from football

Alonso's retirement had been common knowledge for some time now, with the former Liverpool star having announced his intention to call it a day following the recently-finished 2016/17 campaign. The 34-year-old former Spain global walks away from the game, having won the World Cup, Euro 2008, Euro 2012, two Champions League crowns and LaLiga.

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