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Proteas snubbed in Team of the Champions Trophy

Proteas snubbed in Team of the Champions Trophy

Only Pakistan's mercurial reputation gave anyone pause about its slim-to-none chance of winning the Champions Trophy . "But I am more happy and delighted for players like Fakhar Zaman and Hassan Ali, who impressed their peers through their talent and performances, and found their way in the side".



Not Trump, but Climate Culture of Republican Presidents

The Trump administration has repeatedly threatened and criticized North Korea over that program, as North Korea has threatened to wage a nuclear war numerous times in the past . " Climate change is real, regardless of what others may say", USA Today quotes Ige as saying. "The measure adopted relevant sections of the Paris agreement as state law, which gives us legal basis to continue adaptation and mitigation strategies for Hawai'i, despite the Federal government's withdrawal from the ...



Confederations Cup-2017: Portugal and Mexico went to a draw

Cristiano Ronaldo teed up Ricardo Quaresma for the opener, before Southampton defender Cedric Soares put Portugal 2-1 up in the final ten minutes. Santos nattered about friendly phone calls with a player from his Porto days. Portugal had a goal disallowed in the first half after the referee consulted with the video assistant referee - and once more it provoked a storm of controversy.



Roland Garros - Bacsinszky upsets Mladenovic! Ostapenko beats Wozniacki

In those later matches, No. 30 Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland will face unseeded Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia, with both players celebrating birthdays on Thursday: Ostapenko's 20th, Bacsinszky's 28th. World No 14 Mladenovic briefly threatened a comeback in the second set, racing into a 3-1 lead, but Bacsinszky held her nerve in the stop-start encounter to win four straight games before serving out for a spot in the semis.



Cavs head into important summer with cloud over GM's future

There is urgency to get some clarity on Griffin's situation as the Cavaliers could be a player in the sweepstakes for George, who told the Indiana Pacers on Sunday that he has no intention to re-sign with them after next season. Over this time, they have had several seasons in which they had one of the worst records in the National Basketball Association. "We felt that the value of adding the one pick now was the right thing at the expense of only losing one of four (in 2018 and '19) going ...



Portugal 2-2 Mexico - Player of the Match - Ricardo Quaresma

Portugal defender Pepe thought he had opened the scoring in the 21st minute when he turned in a cross-shot after Ronaldo had smashed a shot against the crossbar, having blasted his initial free-kick into the wall. In previous years his 50-yard run might have taken him through on goal; this time the Mexico defence caught up but his composure in laying the ball off was a reminder of his enduring quality.