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Champions Trophy: England opt to field against Bangladesh in opener

Pakistan left-handed batsman Haris Sohail, who has been recalled in the ODI squad after a gap of nearly two years, has insisted that his side's preparation for their Champions Trophy clash against arch-rivals India have been excellent, before adding that they are in England to win the title and not to make the numbers up.


Alexandre Lacazette Reportedly Wanted by Manchester United in £50M Transfer

Alexandre Lacazette Reportedly Wanted by Manchester United in £50M Transfer

As Atletico will not be able to register any new signings until January 2018, Aulas says Lyon may be able to keep hold of their top scorer of the 2016-17 campaign but highlighted the loss of income from the transfer. "This calls into question the reciprocal commitments that have been made". We had made progress on possible solutions. Sky Bet have priced the Merseyside giants as 5/2 favourites to land the 26-year-old French striker before the end of the summer transfer window on September ...



Woakes blow for England

An unbeaten 133 by a hobbling Joe Root , a 95 by opener Alex Hales , and an unbeaten 75 by Morgan paced an aggressive England to what, in the end, was a comfortable win in sunny conditions. Tamim greeted the start of the last 10 overs with a six over long-on off Moeen before falling in the 45th to Plunkett, when he skied a catch to wicketkeeper Jos Buttler to end Bangladesh's highest ODI partnership outside Asia, beating Mushfiqur and Mahmudullah's 141, also against England that ...


Blue Jays' Kevin Pillar under investigation for possible slur

Blue Jays' Kevin Pillar under investigation for possible slur

After the game, Pillar apologized, but gave no insight into what he had said. They cleared twice. One of the incidents in question will lead to an investigation from Major League Baseball. "It's just turned into "look at me" stuff". "The right-hander hit his first career home run in Thursday's game against the Atlanta Braves ". Bautista famously flipped his bat when he hit a critical home run against the Texas Rangers in the 2015 playoffs, but the timing was much more fitting than ...



Kroos: Real Madrid have no magic recipe for success

Allegri's side has played really well this season, knocking out Porto, Barcelona and Monaco in their way to the final, only conceding one goal . Madrid have back-up striker Alvaro Morata, previously purchased by Juventus for two seasons from 2014-2016, until Madrid chose to buy him back.



Curry, Durant power Warriors past Cavs

James led the Cavaliers with 28 points, 15 rebounds and eight assists, but he also turned the ball over eight times and was a minus-22 in his 40 minutes of action. Warriors: Steve Kerr had hoped to feel well enough to return to the bench but stayed behind the scenes in the locker room as he continues to deal with complications from back surgery almost two years ago.