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Japan and Senegal supporters were also seen cleaning the stadium after their FIFA World Cup match during the previous edition in 2018. Leading a side still unsure of a place in the semi-finals, Sarfaraz is naturally not getting too ahead of himself.
  • Gasol takes $25.6 mil option, returns to NBA champ Raptors

    Gasol takes $25.6 mil option, returns to NBA champ Raptors

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    The Toronto Raptors won their first championship in franchise history, thanks in large part to a trio of players brought in via trade. The Raptors were likely unwilling to extend a longer term deal with Gasol given how clear their cap sheet is heading into the 2020-21 season once Kyle Lowry and Serge Ibaka's combined $56.5 million comes off the books.
  • Busy bees interrupt South Africa and Sri Lanka … again

    Busy bees interrupt South Africa and Sri Lanka … again

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    While Hathurusingha acknowledged Tahir's dominance, he also pointed to the players who missed that series but are at the World Cup as being among those who could be the difference in Friday's match. South Africa , on the other hand, would aim to regain some lost pride with a consolation victory against Lanka. Sri Lanka had a awful start as they lost skipper Dimuth Karunaratne in the first ball of the match, caught by his counterpart Du Plessis at the second slip off Rabada.
  • Neymar's family already preparing his arrival in Barcelona

    Neymar's family already preparing his arrival in Barcelona

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    Barca would be prepared to pay £90m plus the former Reds star to bring Neymar home. Back in 2017, the Brazil worldwide opted to leave the Nou Camp after growing frustrated with being stuck in Lionel Messi's shadow. The Paris Saint-Germain superstar remains heavily linked with a move to Spain and Cardoner has fueled speculation by claiming the player wants to return to Barcelona .
  • Ex-Man City star Barton: Foden ideal heir to Silva

    Ex-Man City star Barton: Foden ideal heir to Silva

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    Pep Guardiola views the 22-year-old as a successor to Fernandinho , after moves for Jorginho and Tanguy Ndombele failed to materialise. For me [Silva] has been the best player in the Premier League for a long period of time. The Spain worldwide has been strongly linked with a move to the English title holders in recent weeks ever since he reportedly told the La Liga outfit that he intends to leave ahead of the 2019-20 season.
  • Sixers expected to target Terrence Ross in free agency

    Sixers expected to target Terrence Ross in free agency

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    Wojnarowski also reports the Sixers could simply turn down a Butler sign-and-trade for payroll flexibility if the team is able to keep its other free agents. Nevertheless, this is not the first time that we've heard Ross connected to the Sixers. The team was in the thick of discussions last season to trade for the disgruntled Minnesota Timberwolves star and reportedly offered literally ever first-round draft pick they could for him .
  • West Indies in must-win World Cup game vs unbeaten India

    West Indies in must-win World Cup game vs unbeaten India

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    Team India will have a jam-packed schedule for the next 10 days. Sharma was surprised and disappointed as he walked back to the dressing room. As has been the case in the past, Dhoni had to make sure he played most of the deliveries. Virat Kohli's fourth successive half-century underpinned a total of 268 for 7 with Hardik Pandya and Mahendra Singh Dhoni injecting some late impetus as 81 runs were taken from the final nine overs.
  • Eoin Morgan adamant England won't miss World Cup semi-finals

    Eoin Morgan adamant England won't miss World Cup semi-finals

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    On stickier, slower wickets than they are used to and against motivated opposition, the runs are not flowing, but England's previously prolific batsmen have refused to abandon their high-risk approach. "I thought the way we played against Afghanistan in the first 15 overs, and probably in 2015 and '16, would not have happened". "Two back-to-back losses can sometimes make you as a team think differently, but we are not going to go away from our method of playing".
  • Wan-Bissaka set to become Man United's most expensive defender

    Wan-Bissaka set to become Man United's most expensive defender

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    On this occasion, United bumped up the amount to £40m which, unsurprisingly, was yet again rejected by the south London side as the club refused to budge on their £60m asking price. Paris Saint-Germain's Thomas Meunier was also monitored in case a deal could not be agreed but that interest is now set to be dropped. "With Daniel Sturridge leaving the club and his huge wages coming off the weekly bill, it opens up the opportunity for Klopp to sign a goalscorer as cover if one of the front ...
  • 5 bargain bin targets in 2019 National Basketball Association free agency

    5 bargain bin targets in 2019 National Basketball Association free agency

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    The Lakers will still aim to land one of the top free agents as they still have the possibility of upping their cap space to $32 million but they do have a "Plan B" in place in case they fail to do so. The team ended up ranking second-to-last in the National Basketball Association in 3-point percentage at 33.3 percent, which just isn't acceptable when your team is built around a star who needs shooters around him like James.
  • All hail the 'new queen' - Australia piles praise on top-ranked Barty

    All hail the 'new queen' - Australia piles praise on top-ranked Barty

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    The Melburnian was asked to help with the All England Club's 2011 junior champion by her former coach Jason Stoltenberg, after she chose to turn her back on cricket and return to tennis. "I really do have the best team in the world". Julia Goerges has also withdrawn, through illness, as has Anastasia Sevastova due to an injured right thigh.
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    Celtics Reportedly Emerge As "Stealth Suitor" For Kemba Walker

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    Dallas, similarly, would be able to offer Walker as much as any non-Charlotte team could offer and have an equally intriguing young core to tempt him with. The Bronx, NY native appeared in all 82 games this past season, averaging 25.6 points on.434 shooting, 5.9 assists and 4.4 boards in 34.9 minutes a night.