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by | June 13, 2017 | 12:05

While JSW will transplant Bengaluru FC from I-League to ISL, Tata will field a team from Jamshedpur which houses its famed Tata Football Academy. The other top clubs - Mohun Bagan and East Bengal - also wanted to join the ISL, which has been a hugely successful product in the three years of its existence, but did not do so after their request of doing away with the entry fee of Rs 15 crore was shot down.

by | June 13, 2017 | 12:05

Congratulations Bharat!#BaapBaapHotaHai #INDvPAK", Sehwag had tweeted, referring to the big win in the practice match with Bangladesh and then the victory over Pakistan. "I was forced to upload this video ". "After thinking for long I figured out that all he wants is his 60 seconds of fame - something which he doesn't get nowadays".

by | June 13, 2017 | 11:56

Meanwhile the ONS's preferred measure of inflation, the consumer prices index including housing costs (CPIH), rose to 2.7 per cent. The current inflation rate is the lowest since the series began in 2012. Prices of vegetables dropped sharply from (-) 8.59 per cent in April to (-) 13.44 in May and prices of pulses and products plunged from (-) 15.94 per cent in April to (-) 19.45 in May.

by | June 13, 2017 | 11:50

To Lue's point, at one point in Game 3 Warriors big man JaVale McGee and Cavs star LeBron James both fell to the floor. At the same time, LeBron James passed Magic Johnson for Finals triple-doubles , and Michael Jordan for points .

by | June 13, 2017 | 11:52

Macey Stancato, victor of The Vindicator's 84th Regional Spelling Bee, was eliminated Wednesday after incorrectly spelling the word "neurasthenic". The finals will be televised Thursday at 9 a.m. Gabrielle Brown of Salisbury, the victor of the Winston-Salem Journal Spelling Bee, failed to advance Wednesday to today's final round in the 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee in Oxin Hill, Md.

by | June 13, 2017 | 11:51

The Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors find themselves in the same situation as past year as they prepare to tip off Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Monday night. "They got us where they want us", James said. It is the first championship for Durant , however, following his high-profile move from the Oklahoma City Thunder to Golden State in the off-season with the sole goal of getting his first ring.

by | June 13, 2017 | 11:41

Overnight joint-leader Munoz maintained his share of the advantage thanks to three birdies in a seven-hole stretch after the turn, while Reavie posted an eagle late on in his blemish-free card. Sharp said her ball moved ever so slightly as she went to address a chip shot. The Irishman shot a second round of five-under and now trails the leaders by three shots going into the weekend.

by | June 13, 2017 | 11:37

As it has always been the story about Kohli and Anushka's love life blooming in the headlines, this time yet again it's here. Virat Kohli let it be known that Anushka Sharma was with him in Melbourne when he was made the Test captain.

by | June 13, 2017 | 11:33

Having claimed the opening two sets on Saturday, Nishikori lost the third and was 3-0 down in the fourth when adverse weather conditions forced the players off. So it was a great experience for me, and a great honour to play against Kei. A Nishikori backhand victor brought up match point and Chung ended the 3-hour, 51-minute slug fest with a double fault.

by | June 13, 2017 | 11:21

Morata fuelled speculation he could be set to join United by "liking" an Instagram post reporting the link on Sunday, with Juanma Lopez acknowledging the Old Trafford option is intriguing for his client. The English side refused to extend Zlatan Ibrahimovic's contract, who was their leading goal scorer with 28-goals last season in all competitions, which was the club's highest.

by | June 13, 2017 | 11:20

This is the one-year anniversary of Draymond Green receiving his suspension for Game 5 of the 2016 NBA Finals after hitting LeBron James and we know how that turned everything around. The mishap was a misunderstanding from both parties - the referees thinking they were clear enough, and the scorekeeper, who logged Green's name erroneously.

by | June 13, 2017 | 11:17

The seven-time Super Rugby champions have played an attractive brand this season on the way to winning 14-from-14 games. Rowntree was unsure if Warburton will be available for Tuesday's fourth tour match, against the Highlanders in Dunedin.

by | June 13, 2017 | 11:15

However, if the Warriors can't post a number in the low 100s things can get interesting in a hurry. They were eight-point favorites despite having to play without suspended forward Draymond Green . The Warriors, who beat Cleveland in the 2015 Finals only to lose to them previous year after squandering a 3-1 series lead, went a record-setting 15-1 in the playoffs, their only loss coming in Game Four of the best-of-seven championship.

by | June 13, 2017 | 11:12

It's unclear if Melvin Ingram fits into the discussion of elite pass rushers around the NFL, but he now has a contract that puts him just behind some of the top names in the league. The team believes Ingram - especially alongside Joey Bosa - could produce big numbers this season and beyond. After all, they've got the most important part of the formula down.

by | June 13, 2017 | 11:06

The CoA chairman Vinod Rai told The Hindu , "We would like Kumble to continue as coach for the West Indies tour". India will play five one-day internationals in the Caribbean starting June 23, with a Twenty20 global wrapping up the trip on July 9.

by | June 13, 2017 | 11:04

In addition, her music is available on both Spotify's premium and ad-supported tiers. Spotify said in a statement: "We can confirm that Taylor Swift's entire back catalogue is now available on Spotify for her millions of fans to enjoy".

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:55

Think about the names that went into those teams: Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen, Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O'Neal. "So you just can't make bad plays against a team that's that great". He paused, leaned over and did ... well, you get the idea. Chime in and tell us what you think will happen Friday night during Game 4 of the National Basketball Association finals.

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:51

But the Latvian fought back in superb style to become the first unseeded woman to win at Roland Garros since 1933.Jelena Ostapenko became the first Latvian to win a grand slam title when she beat Romania's Simona Halep 4-6 6-4 6-3 in the French Open final on Saturday.

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:51

Cleveland has won four straight Finals elimination games, rallying from a 3-1 series deficit to win the championship past year and then winning 137-116 in Game 4 on Friday night to extend this series. Down two with 51.9 seconds left, Durant wrestles down the rebound , races up the court and pulls up from Akron to hit a three-pointer over LeBron James for the lead.

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:47

Durant tipped his hat to Cleveland , especially guard Kyrie Irving and forward LeBron James . They won Game 6 at The Q, 115-101, and then won Game 7, in Oakland , 93-89 to become the first team in National Basketball Association history to recover from a 3-1 Finals deficit to win the championship.

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:40

Whichever team triumphs in the Welsh capital will join title-holders India as one of the two Group B qualifiers for the semi-finals of a tournament featuring the world's top eight one-day worldwide teams. With yet another early exit from the Champions Trophy 2017, South African captain AB De Villiers has insisted that despite the team's poor performance in the tournament, he can lead the team to a World Cup victory in 2019.

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:42

Japan's Fujifilm Holdings Corp on Monday said it now estimates improper accounting at overseas units to pull down six years' worth of net profit by 37.5 billion yen (267 million pounds), rather than 22 billion yen as flagged in April. In April, Fujifilm postponed the release of its earnings reports for the business year ended in March and set up the third-party panel to investigate the lease transactions by Fuji Xerox New Zealand Ltd.in the year to March 2016 and earlier.

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:39

Nadal's conditioning and the state of his joints-in particular his knees and elbows-have come to be accepted as critical factors affecting whether or not he can play to his best, playing surface being another. "To win a 10th time here is very special for me". Since winning his maiden title on his debut in 2005, Nadal has only failed to take home the trophy on three occasions - in 2009 when he lost to Robin Soderling, in 2015 when he was beaten by Novak Djokovic and previous year when he ...

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:38

She says traffic the night of the race is slow and recalls the last time she had to drive back home in it. Dillon joins David Pearson (1961 Coca-Cola 600); Buddy Baker (1967 Bank of America 500); Jeff Gordon (1994 Coca-Cola 600); Bobby Labonte (1995 Coca-Cola 600); Matt Kenseth (2000 Coca-Cola 600); Jamie McMurray (2002 Bank of America 500); Casey Mears (2007 Coca-Cola 600); and David Reutimann (2009 Coca-Cola 600) as the nine drivers to score their first Cup Series wins at ...

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:33

Tuesday night he was in left field and was in the throes of a 1-for-20 slump, broken with a hit in his last at-bat on Monday. When former Cincinnati All-Star second baseman Brandon Phillips, now with the Atlanta Braves, learned that the Reds had given his jersey number to an unheralded utility infielder named Scooter Gennett, he groused "I still can't believe that...someone is wearing my number".

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:31

In addition, the Twins also selected outfielder Brent Rooker from Mississippi State with the 35th overall pick in the Competitive Balance Round A, and right-handed pitcher Landon Leach from Pickering High School (Ont., CAN) with the 37th overall pick in the second round .

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:28

Liverpool are likely to sign Mohamed Salah sooner rather than later with Roma needing to sell him by the end of the month in order to comply with Fifa Financial Fair-Play regulations. Salah came close to joining Liverpool in January 2014, when Brendan Rodgers was in charge at Anfield. Liverpool have already agreed a deal to sign Dominic Solanke on a free transfer .

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:25

The Golden State Warriors have defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers to become the 2017 NBA Champions. (At least, I think that's relief.) But what replaces that angst? Whether it's extending a season with a pair of 40-point performances or hitting the series-deciding 3-pointer in a Game 7 win a year ago, Irving's already stellar game has risen to another level whenever the Cavs have faced elimination.

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:25

The souvenir: A helmet worn by Ayrton Senna , whose family sent it in anticipation of one three-time Formula One champion matching another by claiming his 65th career pole position on Saturday at the Canadian Grand Prix. McLaren and Fernando Alonso again suffered heartbreak after the Spaniard's Honda power unit failed with just two laps remaining in the Formula 1 Canadian Grand Prix Sunday.

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:18

Australia looked set to clinch an easy win, making 83 for 1 at the end of 16 overs in their chase of 183, but rain did not let that happen. "A little bit frustrating". "Their batsmanship is ridiculously unbelievable, they know the game inside out and it's a master class when they get going". "But to be fair it was raining reasonably hard when we came off", he added.

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:16

It is the supremely gifted Warriors' second title in three years. Durant became the first player with five consecutive 30-point performances in the NBA Finals since Shaquille O'Neal in 2000. It was 37-33 Cavs after one, LeBron and Irving each scored a dozen. Game 6, if necessary, would be played Thursday in Cleveland, with the series potentially returning to Oakland for a second consecutive Game 7 on Sunday.

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:16

Why was the workout so important? "Now going straight to the Lakers , they're super-young". The day before the Lakers have their workout with Kentucky's De'Aaron Fox, one of his former teammates spoke glowingly about the point guard many view as being a top-five National Basketball Association draft pick.

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:14

Nadal broke back immediately to make it 4-1 and went on to claim the second set 6-3. Nadal has not had to wait as long as Real Madrid did for a 10th European title but, for a man who won nine titles in 10 years, two years without one was virtually an eternity.

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:13

On a personal level, Freddie Woodman kept yet another clean sheet today, a brilliant penalty save with 14 minutes remaining, crushing Venezuela's hopes. With 17 minutes to play, the referee pointed to the spot before immediately referring the decision to the video assistant referee. England manager Paul Simpson named an unchanged side against Venezuela , who had got past the likes of Germany and Uruguay to reach the final in South Korea .

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:06

Even though he was successful as a pitcher, Haseley said only one team spoke with him about pitching and that was back in the winter. Haseley, who went to high school at The First Academy, put together a stellar career at Virginia. After skipping over a college pitcher in the first round of the draft, the Phillies took one in the second round, selecting Cal Poly right-handed pitcher Spencer Howard with their second-round pick.