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Ruthless Pakistan beat hosts England in Champions Trophy semis

But with title-holders India playing Bangladesh in Thursday's second semi-final at Edgbaston, there are concerns that Wednesday's match at the 14,100 capacity Cardiff ground could be blighted by mass no shows. "Team made a remarkable comeback after losing their first game to India; credit goes to the team management who boosted the morale of team after the initial loss in the tournament".


Penguins' Sidney Crosby wins back-to-back Conn Smythe trophies

Penguins' Sidney Crosby wins back-to-back Conn Smythe trophies

General Manager Jim Rutherford of the Pittsburgh Penguins hugs Ron Hainsey after Game Six of the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Final at the Bridgestone Arena on June 11, 2017 in Nashville , Tennessee. The Predators were 0 of 8 on the power play in the past two games and 4 of 18 in the series. Nothing splits up a potential dynasty more than the salary cap.


Harry Kane describes his feelings after first match as England captain

Harry Kane describes his feelings after first match as England captain

And the noise level was cranked up even further three minutes later when Griffiths repeated the trick from another long-range free-kick, putting his side in sight of a priceless victory. "They were heavyweight boxers, we were middleweight". "We just tried to take as much as we could from what they told us into our game and I think we stood up and were counted".



CT 2017: In-form England face Pakistan pace test in semis

Following Pakistan's win in the do-or-die clash against Sri Lanka in the ICC Champions Trophy , captain Sarfraz Ahmed has credited the victory to their front-line pacer Mohammad Amir and his temperament with the bat. Opener Alex Hales , followed by Joe Root , skipper Eoin Morgan , Jos Buttler , and off-course Ben Stokes all have formed a formidable batting line-up that even the much-boasted about Aussie pace quatret couldn't rip through.



House Majority Whip Steve Scalise Shot at Congressional Baseball Event

As the third-highest ranking House Republican , Scalise has a round-the-clock Capitol Police detail. He wasn't sure if senators were also being briefed. "Our courageous Capitol police perform a challenging job with incredible skill", Trump said. A government official says the suspect in the shooting has been identified as an IL man named James .