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Champions Trophy 2017: England have edge against Pakistan in first semi-final

Pakistan take on England in first semi-final in Cardiff . Fahim Ashraf (2/37) and Hasan Ali (3/43) helped Pakistan restrict Sri Lanka to 236 all out in 49.2 overs. Habibul Bashar, one of Bangaldesh's greatest Test batsmen and one who skippered the side to their maiden Test win back in 2004, said he predicted the Tigers would play the semifinal and that the trophy is not far away from them now.


Denver Post cuts ties with sports writer over Indy 500 tweet

Denver Post cuts ties with sports writer over Indy 500 tweet

I know that I can be as quick as anyone in an F1 vehicle. "But he's just such a gentleman and such a fair player". Dixon however, managed to survive the crash, but the incident caused the red flag to come out bringing in the first of many caution periods in the race.


Hamilton says Mercedes can see the goalposts again

Hamilton says Mercedes can see the goalposts again

Hamilton managed to make a good start to the race, which kept him out of the way of the hard-charging Max Verstappen - the Red Bull driver climbing from fifth to second on the run into the first corner - but, from that moment on, Hamilton was never troubled.


Man United agree terms to sign defender Lindelof

Man United agree terms to sign defender Lindelof

With the much-awaited transfer of Victor Lindelof to Manchester United confirmed, there is intense speculation that Chris Smalling or Phil Jones will be transferred elsewhere. Lindelof was unavailable to take those final steps at the time as a result of worldwide duty, but it is believed he began his journey to England after Tuesday's 1-1 draw with Norway - a game which the 22-year-old sat out as an unused substitute.



Alvaro Morata's agent drops big hint on Manchester United move

A proposal of €70m from Old Trafford "does not satisfy" Real Madrid , according to Sport , so Conte has nudged Roman Abramovich to try and get both players. Any potential deal to bring Griezmann to Old Trafford now looks extremely hard, however, following the confirmation of Atletico Madrid's transfer ban.



Nadal pulls out of Aegon Championships

Tournament organisers had rolled out a banner with the words "Bravo Rafa " and showed a video of all his ten victories on the big screen inside the stadium during the trophy ceremony. This is the most important event in my career". "Winning these kind of titles, then you have chances to become any number (in) the ranking". However, the most important thing is being one of the top four seeds (especially with Roger Federer's seed now unknown) and it is unlikely he loses that distinction.