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Australian McDermott applies for India coach job

But somehow he is not active these days but now India and Pakistan will be meeting in this match . The Board of Control for Cricket in India has been criticised for advertising Kumble's job a week before a tournament featuring the world's top eight one-day global (ODI) sides got started.



Murray has to work to book meeting with familiar foe Del Potro

Andy Murray snuffed out the challenge of hard-hitting Martin Klizan to book a blockbuster third-round date with Juan Martin del Potro at the French Open . "It will be very tough", he said. The tiring Slovak did all he could, saving two break points brilliantly at 5-5. He will face Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro for a place in the last 16.



Toni Kroos: Every team needs a Cristiano Ronaldo

Juve might have been rocked but they surged again, producing a superb team move at the end of which Mandzukic scored one of the great Champions League final goals. "I am very happy, it is one of the best moments in my career". The people who criticised me have to put the guitar back in its case, again. He headed in the first in 2016 against Atletico and again came to his side's rescue with a cynical challenge on Antoine Griezmann to halt a late counter-attack when the game was poised ...


Nadal and Djokovic both off to a solid start in French Open

Nadal and Djokovic both off to a solid start in French Open

Former US Open champion Juan Martin del Potro won his first match in five years at the French Open , taking an all-Argentine contest against qualifier Guido Pella 6-2, 6-1, 6-4. One of the contenders, France's Kristina Mladenovic , barely survived the first round. Eighth-seeded Kei Nishikori had to work hard, however, to beat the 21-year-old Australian 4-6, 6-1, 6-4, 6-4 on Court 1 at the French Open .


LeBron James denounces racism after home is vandalized

LeBron James denounces racism after home is vandalized

It's not even wholly about the singular act of the person who degraded James' home, shared by his wife and three children, who were in Bath Township, Ohio, at the time the slur was plastered. "And I believe the only reason he used that word is because it's young African-Americans trying to make a difference". A grand jury in NY declined to indict any officers in Garner's death, sparking widespread criticism - including from James.


Pak to bowl first in high-stakes Champions Trophy match

Pak to bowl first in high-stakes Champions Trophy match

The two teams have not met in a One-Day International since February of 2015 and the people of both the nations, as well as the non-resident diaspora, will be glued to their television sets or digital platform to follow the eagerly-awaited contest.