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They're struggling at the 9 position with meagre 77 rating points , and that makes it all the more hard for them to qualify for the ICC World Cup 2019. "They [Pakistan] had an fantastic tournament, the way they turned things around, speak volumes for the talent they have. I am confident that Pakistan cricket is back on track and we will see this team reach some incredible highs in the years to come, especially if the team continues to play with the kind of passion and commitment ...
  • Russian Federation beat New Zealand in Confederations Cup opener

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    Hosts Russia got off to a winning start at the Confederations Cup on Saturday, Fedor Smolov's second-half goal sealing a 2-0 win over New Zealand in Saint Petersburg in the tournament opener. Portugal's William Carvalho, left, and Mexico's Raul Jimenez fight for the ball during the Confederations Cup , Group A soccer match between Portugal and Mexico, at the Kazan Arena, Russia, Sunday, June 18, 2017.
  • Lewis Hamilton wins 3rd straight Canadian GP, Stroll gets points

    Lewis Hamilton wins 3rd straight Canadian GP, Stroll gets points

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    MONTREAL (AP) - Lewis Hamilton managed to avoid the jostling for position behind him on the opening lap of the Canadian Grand Prix on Sunday. But the grand prix fell into Hamilton's lap within a few seconds of the start. "To equal him. I just can't believe it". Daniel Ricciardo rounded out the podium after a tense battle for third. Max Verstappen surged from fifth to second, clipping Vettel's front wing on his way past before Felipe Massa was taken out by a spinning Carlos Sainz ...
  • Real president Perez

    Real president Perez "not contemplating" Ronaldo departure

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    Perez's radio interview came hours after the 70-year-old businessman was reelected to a fifth four-year term as Madrid's president. Ronaldo has helped Real win the Champions League thrice, scoring twice in last month's final as they became the first club to retain the title, and he is also the competition's record goal scorer with 105 strikes.
  • Celtics officially trade first overall draft pick to 76ers

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    Lakers looking to add another first-round draft pick, sources say: ESPN: Los Angeles now holds the second and 28th picks in this year's draft. If the Lakers pick does not fall in that range in 2018, the Celtics will choose between the Kings' first-round pick in 2019 (which now belongs to the 76ers) or the 76ers' own first-round pick in 2019.
  • Green Bay fan sues over Bears' sideline ban on Packers gear

    Green Bay fan sues over Bears' sideline ban on Packers gear

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    I doubt it. However, that could change next season as your team continues to move towards the creation of segregated safe spaces for Bear fans who suffer from anxiety due to the presence of greater numbers of opposing fans in your publicly owned and financed stadium.
  • Brendon McCullum spearheads new South Africa Twenty20 league

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    A former Kolpak player himself, du Plessis returned to South Africa in 2010-11 after two years at Lancashire and has since become a regular across all formats and in T20 leagues around the world. "The announcement of the team owners is a key milestone to successfully launch our T20 Global League", commented CSA Chief Executive Haroon Lorgat .
  • Radar Told You First! Tiger Woods 'Receiving Professional Help' Following DUI Arrest

    Radar Told You First! Tiger Woods 'Receiving Professional Help' Following DUI Arrest

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    After his embarrassing May 29 arrest, Woods announced that he didn't have alcohol in his system, rather, it was "an unexpected reaction to prescribed medications". Woods' announcement comes less than a month after he was arrested for DUI in Florida. Though Woods won the event twice - in 2009 and 2012 - he has frequently missed it because of injury, beginning with 2008, after he had surgery to fix both a shredded knee and a broken leg following his U.S.
  • Cavs, GM Griffin part after 3 straight NBA Finals trips

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    David Griffin, thank you for assisting in bringing Cleveland its first professional sports title in 52 years. "We are confident our current front office will continue to aggresively explore and pursue opportunities to improve our team in the weeks ahead".
  • Williamson 12th man in Trophy team

    Williamson 12th man in Trophy team

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    Within three overs, however, their reply was in tatters as Amir produced a devastating spell of bowling. Earlier, Fakhar Zaman's maiden one-day worldwide hundred was the cornerstone of Pakistan's 338-4. Yuvraj then fell LBW on appeal to 18 year old Shadab, and Dhoni hooked out to the leg-side boundary to leave India utterly on the ropes at 54-5. Later in the innings, Hardik Pandya, who put some resistance with a quick-fire 76 off 43 balls, was run out in the 27th over, thus, bringing ...