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Sport Can Krunal Pandya and Deepak Chahar break into the India XI?
Author: 0 Can Krunal Pandya and Deepak Chahar break into the India XI?

The duo will replace Washington Sundar and Jasprit Bumrah as both were injured during their short stay at Ireland for the two T20 Internationals. While Bumrah fractured his left thumb while fielding during India's first T20I against Ireland in Dublin, Sundar suffered an injury to his right ankle during a training session on 26 June.

Sport Thailand cave rescue: The health toll of waiting for freedom
Author: 0 Thailand cave rescue: The health toll of waiting for freedom

Even though the rescue group has found them and is trying to get them out as soon as possible, torrential rain will play a role in when they will be evacuated. She said she would cook her son a Thai fried omelet, his favorite food, when he returns home. "People have been watching it very closely, especially on Facebook and YouTube".

Sport Wenger Tips France, Brazil, England To Win World Cup
Author: 0 Wenger Tips France, Brazil, England To Win World Cup

England has the joint-youngest team left in the tournament along with France, and the team with players who have the fewest global appearances. England has only won the World Cup once - in 1966, when they bested West Germany in a 4-2 thriller after Geoff Hurst consummated a hat-trick in extra-time.

Sport 'With heavy heart' Murray pulls out of Wimbledon
Author: 0 'With heavy heart' Murray pulls out of Wimbledon

Murray, 31 years old, recently recovered from right hip surgery and played three matches in two grass tournaments in June as a test (he won one and lost two). "If you're just not feeling it in the morning to walk out there and play best-of-five a few times in a row, what's the point?" Just hours later, Murray dropped his bombshell, ending his hopes of adding another Wimbledon crown to those he collected in 2013 and 2016.

Sport England's Harry Kane cutting back on Twitter, Instagram to improve focus
Author: 0 England's Harry Kane cutting back on Twitter, Instagram to improve focus

Krul comes on just before the shoot-out. " Everyone thinks he is one of the best players in the world now - he is in the top five and things can only get better". Switzerland is not much fancied either but boast playmaker Xherdan Shaqiri, who scored an injury-time victor against Serbia which helped his country progress.

Sport Granit Xhaka's role in Sweden's winning goal needs to be highlighted
Author: 0 Granit Xhaka's role in Sweden's winning goal needs to be highlighted

Emil Forsberg delivered the victor in the 66th minute when the RB Leipzig winger's shot from the edge of the penalty area was deflected past Yann Sommer . He previously appeared as a substitute in Sweden's wins against South Korea and Mexico. The 2018 World Cup has provided excitement, thrills, shock results and great goals, and it has been widely regarded as one of the best tournaments in recent memory.

Sport Sports Senegal crash out of World Cup
Author: 0 Sports Senegal crash out of World Cup

Jan Badnarek from Poland scored the only goal of match. Colombia and Japan go on to face opponents from Group G - either England or Belgium, who play later Thursday. Aliou Cisse's side didn't just concede a late goal, they bowed out on yellow cards. "A player like Sadio Mane is a player with a lot of expectations and he is one of the players under the spotlight", said Cisse.

Sport Roger Federer leaves Nike for Uniqlo
Author: 0 Roger Federer leaves Nike for Uniqlo

It was the American´s first match at the All England Club since lifting the 2016 title. But on Monday, Federer's all-white outfit and bags had Uniqlo's branding. The girl had held up a sign saying, "Can I have your headband pleeease!", and when Federer spotted her banner, he rummaged through his unbranded white bag to hand over the prize item.

Sport Russian Federation hope for World Cup miracle
Author: 0 Russian Federation hope for World Cup miracle

They didn't give any indication about his chances to face France at Nizhny Novgorod Stadium in the quarterfinals this weekend, saying only that they were "monitoring his progress". "There is a tournament in September and we hope Cristiano will be with us to help the players grow". Much like his own side, Santos believes Uruguay's strength lies in the collective, as well as the canny coaching of Oscar Tabarez.

Sport Bumrah, Sundar ruled out of England T20I series
Author: 0 Bumrah, Sundar ruled out of England T20I series

India will also play 3 One-Day Internationals against England , with the first match scheduled at Nottingham on Thursday next week. The last match played at this venue was the 5th ODI in the recently concluded England-Australia series and we got to witness a low scoring encounter.

Sport Brazil vs Mexico: Neymar steers Selecaoto last eight
Author: 0 Brazil vs Mexico: Neymar steers Selecaoto last eight

In other contests, El Tri hasn't had much luck. "They stepped on me; that wasn't fair", Neymar said on Brazilian TV after the match. Mexico actually put up a fearless fight against the Selecao , as it did in 2006 against Argentina.

Sport Russian Federation beats Spain 4-3 in penalty shoot-out
Author: 0 Russian Federation beats Spain 4-3 in penalty shoot-out

Spain joined fellow big guns Argentina, Portugal and Germany in exiting the World Cup , but Iniesta believes the future for the Spain team is bright. The boss wouldn't discuss the matter in press conferences; his emphasis, as always, was that Beckham was a Man United player and that was all that mattered to him.

Sport Without Messi, Ronaldo, who will reign at this World Cup?
Author: 0 Without Messi, Ronaldo, who will reign at this World Cup?

Neymar has been overshadowed by Philippe Coutinho for Brazil , Harry Kane's goals don't come without the overall excellence of England's attacking movement, and it's nearly impossible to pick one single key figure for Spain or Belgium. Switzerland, Sweden, Colombia and hosts Russian Federation could not have dreamed of a more realistic route to the big game. The Atletico Madrid forward has thus far scored two goals at the World Cup, both of which were penalties, and the French attacker ...

Sport Barcelona again linked with Willian
Author: 0 Barcelona again linked with Willian

Previously, it was felt that the Blues will be reluctant to sell Willian to direct rivals but Roman Abramovich's decision to reduce his spending at Stamford Bridge means the Chelsea are likely to sell their star man to boost their transfer funds.

Sport All eyes on James Rodriguez for Colombia's clash with England
Author: 0 All eyes on James Rodriguez for Colombia's clash with England

Kane leads the race for the Golden Boot but was kept in reserve by Gareth Southgate for a 1-0 defeat to Belgium that meant the Three Lions finished second in Group G, to keep him fresh for England's last-16 clash with Colombia . "The formation suits us perfectly and as a group of lads". Nobody qualifying for the World Cup last 16 gets lucky. However, this young side has nothing to fear and will be looking to relay the ghosts of England teams past.

Sport Sixers to meet with LeBron's reps, but can they close deal?
Author: 0 Sixers to meet with LeBron's reps, but can they close deal?

When the news broke Sunday afternoon, Twitter erupted, with many members of the Oakland Raiders sharing their thoughts on the social media site. Where LeBron James goes, high-caliber National Basketball Association players follow. Leonard has been at odds with the Spurs for months and asked for a trade, preferably to the Los Angeles Lakers . They pulled off the surprise of the summer: a one-year, $5.3 million bargain deal with free agent DeMarcus Cousins .

Sport Australia's Aaron Finch breaks his own T20I high score record
Author: 0 Australia's Aaron Finch breaks his own T20I high score record

He plundered 16 fours and 10 sixes in the highest individual innings in T20 global cricket, which only ended when he overbalanced chasing a wide one and hit wicket off the penultimate delivery of the innings. Finch's overall score came off 76 balls and comprised 16 fours and 10 maximums. "The wicket played better than we thought". Short soon began to find the middle of his own bat, though, and took a brace of sixes off Ryan Burl's legspin to take his strike rate over a run a ball.

Sport Costa Rica were unshackled in World Cup farewell, says coach
Author: 0 Costa Rica were unshackled in World Cup farewell, says coach

Switzerland scored what looked like the victor when Josip Drmic fired home in the 88th minute but the drama was not over as Costa Rica were awarded a penalty when Ruiz was fouled in the area. The game soon lost a lot of its energy, with Switzerland seemingly seeking to shut up shop as news filtered through of Brazil doubling their lead against Serbia , but there was yet time for late drama.

Sport Japan leave dressing room spotless after agonising World Cup defeat to Belgium
Author: 0 Japan leave dressing room spotless after agonising World Cup defeat to Belgium

While firm favourites Brazil lock horns with underdogs Mexico, Belgium face a unsafe Japan in the matches on Monday. "We spoke about the possibility of coming up against Brazil a few months ago, and here we are", he said. Romelu explained he was trying to beat the defender but I said you need to focus on your first touch so it would have been better to control with your right and then get in front of the defender that way.

Sport Uniqlo rallies Roger Federer from Nike deal in time for Wimbledon
Author: 0 Uniqlo rallies Roger Federer from Nike deal in time for Wimbledon

I have deep roots with Nike . Federer was pushed to a tie-break in the opening set when he met the same player in the second round previous year - but he needed just 20 minutes to hit the front this time around. According to ESPN .com's Darren Rovell, the deal with the Tokyo-based Uniqlo will be for 10 years and could approach more than $300 million in compensation.

Sport Thai cave rescue: Entire teen soccer team, coach found alive
Author: 0 Thai cave rescue: Entire teen soccer team, coach found alive

Family members of the lost group were also in the area monitoring any news from rescuers and praying at a makeshift shrine. Aisha Wiboonrungrueng, the mother of one of the boys, smiled and hugged family members. Photographs from the scene showed joyful relatives looking at a picture on an iPad taken by one of the divers. He says that "if the dives are hard then supply will be hard, but the risk of trying to dive them out is also exponentially greater".

Author: 0 Colombia are big World Cup threat to England, says Dennis Wise

England has the joint-youngest team left in the tournament along with France, and the team with players who have the fewest worldwide appearances. England have a pathway opening in front of them here in Russian Federation, with a quarter-final meeting with either Sweden or Switzerland if they can overcome Colombia in Moscow.

Sport What Paul George staying with Thunder means for Sixers
Author: 0 What Paul George staying with Thunder means for Sixers

Known as a hustler-rebounder for his first two National Basketball Association seasons, Harrell showed an ability to score in bunches past year as a Clippers reserve, averaging a career-high 11.0 points per game. Multiple members of Oklahoma City's front office will be in attendance at the party, according to Yahoo Sports' Chris Mannix. Looming over all of these decisions is a crucial question: Just how good does Oklahoma City project to be in 2018-19 after re-signing George? After ...

Sport LeBron James's National Basketball Association move to LA has really got people talking
Author: 0 LeBron James's National Basketball Association move to LA has really got people talking

What both Rondo and Stephenson do bring to the table is defensive tenacity, as well as playoff experience, a valuable commodity given the youthfulness of the Lakers and James's annual designs on trips to the NBA Finals. The Lakers are heard to be offering only one-year deals to maximize their cap space for the summer of 2019. Adding him could limit Los Angeles' options to simply signing free agents to minimum salary contracts.

Sport Golden State's Kevin Durant arriving in Manila on July 8
Author: 0 Golden State's Kevin Durant arriving in Manila on July 8

Lasting dynasties find ways to sustain themselves, and the way Durant has navigated his free agency these last two years has only added to the Warriors' staying power. The interesting dynamic here, at least according to Lowe, is that there's mutual interest in the 38-year-old Crawford signing a vet minimum deal. Durant's tweet implied that many "fans" are fairweather fans and abandoned Cleveland as soon as they bowed out and now moved on to root for the Lakers who were still in the thick ...

Sport Kawhi Leonard Trade Offers ‘Underwhelming’ For Spurs So Far
Author: 0 Kawhi Leonard Trade Offers ‘Underwhelming’ For Spurs So Far

While it'll hurt the Pelicans to lose that kind of production, the Warriors should be thrilled to add an anchor of Cousins' caliber. Leonard, who only played nine games this past season due to a right quadriceps injury, has reportedly said his relationship with the Spurs can not be repaired.

Sport Cameron Bancroft holds no grudges, says ready to play for Australia again
Author: 0 Cameron Bancroft holds no grudges, says ready to play for Australia again

This ban does not extend to domestic tournaments outside Australia therefore both Smith and Warner were able to play in Canada. Reflecting on his time away, the 29-year-old said in a press conference broadcast on the tournament's official website: "I've been up and down with my emotions, if I'm being honest".

Sport Quicken Loans National: Tiger Woods Day 3 recap
Author: 0 Quicken Loans National: Tiger Woods Day 3 recap

Molinari's triumph vindicated the 35-year-old's decision to skip this week's French Open on his home tour, a tournament played on the same course that will host the Ryder Cup in late September. US players will continue to gain points in 2018 at every non-opposite PGA Tour event, WGC and major through the 100th PGA Championship at Bellerive, concluding on August 12, 2018.

Author: 0 Lakers Sign Rondo, Lose Randle In Flurry Of Free Agency Moves

New Orleans has been negotiating with unrestricted free agent DeMarcus Cousins in hopes of bringing him back on a new deal, but the Randle agreement may be an earlier indicator that the team is looking to move on from the four-time All-Star.

Author: 0 Roger Federer debuts Uniqlo outfit at Wimbledon, 20-year Nike relationship collapses

The company issued a statement minutes after the defending champion took to the court, saying Federer would be a global brand ambassador for the firm and would wear its outfits at all tournaments this year. Novak Djokovic was with Uniqlo previously, but he switched to Lacoste in 2017. Perhaps most importantly, the deal also features a clause that says he will continue to be paid even if he doesn't play.

Sport New Arsenal signing names the two players that convinced him to join
Author: 0 New Arsenal signing names the two players that convinced him to join

It's unsure whether he will partner Shkodran Mustafi or whether Emery will place faith in Calum Chambers as the new boss is said to be very keen on the Englishman. An experienced Greece global, Sokratis' arrival will likely be welcomed by Arsenal fans as the Gunners enter life after Arsene Wenger. And the Greece worldwide admits he spoke to them a lot in the build up of moving to the Premier League.