• Confident India eye Netherlands scalp in HWL semis

    Confident India eye Netherlands scalp in HWL semis

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    Gonzalo Peillat scored four times from penalty corners with the South Americans pulling away after the score was locked at 2-2. India saw out the remaining six minutes to go into the midway break with a comfortable 3-0 lead. The Netherlands, who India meet in the last league match, will play Canada today. The sixth ranked Indians will play arch-rivals Pakistan in their next pool match tomorrow.
  • Oscar Sparks Brawl at Shanghai SIPG vs. Guangzhou R&F Game

    Oscar Sparks Brawl at Shanghai SIPG vs. Guangzhou R&F Game

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    Since that move, the former Chelsea midfielder has been a forgotten man. In this Sunday, June 18, 2017 photo, Shanghai SIPG players, red jersey, and Guangzhou R&F players, blue jersey, tussle after Shanghai's Oscar was tackled on the ground, during their Chinese Super League match in Guangzhou in south China's Guangdong province.
  • Abbas urges Pakistan to take revenge against India

    Abbas urges Pakistan to take revenge against India

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    I think we play very good, that is why we won today". Pakistan had played on the wicket previously and that helped. "But you have to adapt in knockout cricket, so it's an important lesson". "The openers (Azhar Ali and Fakhar Zaman) played entertaining knocks giving the team much needed start to lay the foundation of the victory and the bowlers, especially young ones, Hasan Ali , Junaid Khan, Roman Raees and Shadab Khan bowled brilliantly to shatter the English batting line", he said.
  • Champions Trophy triumph can boost Pakistan on and off field - Sarfraz Ahmed

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    But the toss is out of our control. "Names of bigger bookies who were helping them have come out during interrogation and we are investigating the matter", Verma said. He removed India's top three batsmen - Rohit Sharma (0), Shikhar Dhawan (21) and Kohli (5). His transformation into a hero was complete as his final tally was six overs, two maidens, 16 runs and three wickets.
  • Schwartzel ties for halfway lead in Memphis as Fowler misses cut

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    PGA EUROPEAN: Dylan Frittelli shot a 5-under-par 67 on Sunday to win the Lyoness Open for his first European Tour title. Thornberry ended in a tie for fourth place along with Billy Horschel (64), Chez Reavie (69), Kevin Chappell (69) and overnight leader Rafa Cabrera Bello of Spain, who finished with a round of 71.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo faces tax probe over image rights

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    Gestifute , the company owned by Ronaldo's agent Jorge Mendes, have so far been unavailable for comment. The Portuguese footballer is accused of knowingly using a "business structure" to hide income made from image rights. On Tuesday, prosecutors in Madrid filed a complaint to a court in Pozuelo de Alarcon accusing Ronaldo of a "voluntary" and " conscious " breach of his tax obligations.
  • Fantastic Fakhar hits maiden ton as Pakistan post huge target

    Fantastic Fakhar hits maiden ton as Pakistan post huge target

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    However, the 18-year-old made his captain Sarfraz Ahmed take the review which turned out to be a great call. Mohammad Amir scalped the wickets of Rohit Sharma , Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan . Pakistan made sure it did not turn out to be a costly mistake, though, as Amir dismissed him next ball. Fakhar overcame his early wobbles to share a century opening partnership with Azhar Ali (59) and unfurl a series of increasingly assured strokes among his 12 fours and two sixes in a ...
  • UFC stars excited about McGregor vs Mayweather fight

    UFC stars excited about McGregor vs Mayweather fight

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    Mayweather retired in September 2015 after beating Andre Berto to improve his professional boxing record to 49-0. However, White says McGregor is capable of causing a sporting sensation. "When you talk about a guy like Floyd Mayweather , the lawsuit if that ever happened..." "And this isn't one of those things where we put together some type of insane fight for no reason".
  • Confederations Cup 2017 Preview; Will Russia Be Good Host?

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    Ronaldo was making the headlines on Friday, two days before Portugal's Confederations Cup debut in Russian Federation, because of a report that said he wants to leave Real Madrid and Spain following allegations that he defrauded the country's tax authorities.