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Pelicans trade Tim Frazier to Wizards

Pelicans trade Tim Frazier to Wizards

Frazier will back up Wizards All-Star point guard John Wall . Wall was candid about the Wizards' needing to fortify their bench after their 2016-17 season ended in the conference semifinals. Frazier was added to the roster late in the 2015-16 season before playing 65 games most recently. Frazier showcased his potential throughout his 36 starts with one triple-double and seven double-doubles.



Shiv Sena Agrees to Back Kovind, Opposition Braces For Contest

The Shiv Sena president revealed that Amit Shah had sought the party's support for their candidate, though his name was not declared then. Mr Thackeray said that Sena never played caste-based politics . Shiv Sena is the third largest component in the vote shares, next to Telugu Desham, with a contribution of 2.34 percent. On the issue of stone-pelting in Darjeeling and demand for Gorkhaland, the editorial said: "One may have political differences with (West Bengal Chief Minister) Mamata ...



Cristiano Ronaldo, Jose Mourinho caught up in Spain tax scandal

In three years with Real Madrid, Mourinho won La Liga in 2012 and the Spanish Cup in 2011. The 54-year-old already settled a previous claim against him in 2014 which resulted in a penalty of €1.15 m, but tax authorities later found that some of the information presented in that settlement was incorrect, the prosecutors said.


History as spaniard takes his 10th title

History as spaniard takes his 10th title

Third-ranked Wawrinka , a three-time Grand Slam victor who beat Nadal in the 2014 Australian Open showpiece, impressively saved four break points in a marathon fourth game, but was unable to rescue three more trailing 3-2 after slicing a lazy backhand into the net.



Rafa books ATP Tour finals berth

Six-time champion Federer - victor of the Australian Open , BNP Paribas Open and Miami Open titles - is next in line to qualify for the Nitto ATP Finals and returns to action this week on grass at the MercedesCup in Stuttgart. In the match lasting for just two hours and five minutes, Nadal served four aces , while the 2014 French Open victor Wawrinka hit only one. "I think Rafa winning the French Open is less of a surprise because he'd done it nine times before".



Anil Kumble steps down as Team India Head Coach

Instead, he stepped down on Tuesday, citing a breakdown in relations with his skipper. Media reports of Kumble being too tough on the players and acting like a headmaster are hard to believe for having played for India with great dignity for close to two decades, the former leg-spinner would have known how to treat grown-men pursuing a high-pressure profession.