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Ben Ainslie suffers setback to America's Cup hopes

Ben Ainslie suffers setback to America's Cup hopes

The match between the Japanese crew and the New Zealand team was a poignant one for SoftBank Team Japan skipper Dean Barker, who was dropped by Emirates Team New Zealand after he lost the 2013 America's Cup to Oracle Team USA in San Francisco.


Barcelona Appoint Their New Coach

Barcelona Appoint Their New Coach

Club president Josep Maria Bartomeu said: " Valverde has the ability, the judgement, the knowledge and the experience ". "He loves youth football and he has a special style, similar to what we do at Barca ". Valverde has been signed on a two-year deal with the Spanish giants, with an option for a third year. The one-cap ex- Spain global managed Barcelona's city rivals Espanyol - who he also played for - between 2006 to 2008.



LeBron James' Powerful Reponse To Racist Graffiti At His LA Home

By Wednesday afternoon, the gate at James' house had been freshly repainted. Police are investigating it as an act of vandalism and a possible hate crime. For the game's best player, basketball was overshadowed by racism. "I think back to Emmett Till's mom, actually", James said , referring to the black teen who was lynched in MS in 1955.



England fear Champions Trophy is over for Chris Woakes

The inaugural match of the prestigious ICC Champions Trophy took place between the hosts England and Bangladesh at the Kennington Oval in London . England's reply got off to a terrible start when Jason Roy , who struggled in the warm-up matches against South Africa , was caught by Mustafizur Rahman off the bowling of Mashrafe Mortaza when trying a ramp shot.


Cooler heads prevail: A different Mr. Met back at ballpark

Cooler heads prevail: A different Mr. Met back at ballpark

Met moved along with the team into a new home, Citi Field , in 2009 continuing to cheer on his favorite team". Either way, Mr. Met's indiscretion should become a mere footnote to 2017. Shortly after Wednesday's 7-1 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers , the Mets team Twitter account carried an apology for "the inappropriate action" of the employee portraying Mr Met .



Jason Roy reassured of England place despite poor form

Roy managed scores of one, eight and four in recent one-day worldwide series against South Africa but Morgan ruled out tinkering with the opening partnership. And de Villiers is under no illusions as to the importance of a winning start to proceedings, emphasising the need for his men to focus on exclusively the next game on the calendar.