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by | July 13, 2017 | 02:34

Ravi Shastri , who had lost out to Anil Kumble last year, after a fairly successful two years as team director, finally had the last laugh as he was made head coach of the Indian team till the 2019 World Cup. Out of 10 applicants, only 6 are shortlisted for an interview. After the interview process, Ganguly told in a conference that the decision will be taken after speaking to Indian skipper Virat Kohli, who is now said to be on a vacation in the United States.

by | July 13, 2017 | 02:14

Carrick moved to Manchester United in a £16m deal from Tottenham Hotspur in 2006 as a long-term replacement for Roy Keane. "It feels great and it is such a huge honour to captain such a great club", the long-serving Carrick told MUTV . The 31-year-old Rooney had to accept a reduced status at United last season in Jose Mourinho's first year in charge but moving back to Everton - 13 years after leaving Goodison Park - signals a fresh start and should see him start more matches.

by | July 13, 2017 | 00:05

He said the unsettled status of Tampa Bay and Oakland regarding their stadium situations must be resolved before expansion can be pursued. Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred says the Miami Marlins are soon expected to choose a winning bid from among three investment groups seeking to buy the team, and all have offered about the same amount of money.

by | July 13, 2017 | 00:00

He added that, particularly a year ago, Cowboys fans "got super annoying" leading up to their playoff run, which was foiled by the Packers in the NFC divisional round after a 13-3 season. The Cowboys have young stars that could benefit from Williams' presence in the same way Pittsburgh's vaunted offense did the past two seasons. "It's just incredible to me, just that fan base, just in general, they can't handle defeat".

by | July 12, 2017 | 23:58

Michel added 840 yards and four touchdowns. Georgia quarterback Jacob Eason has earned the starting role entering his sophomore season in Athens, head coach Kirby Smart announced Tuesday at SEC Media Days . Having both backs healthy at the same time is a luxury Georgia hasn't always enjoyed. Chubb posted his second 1,000-yard season past year with 1,130 yards and scored eight touchdowns, while Chubb had 840 yards and four scores.

by | July 12, 2017 | 23:59

The NBA has approved the proposed change of its trade deadline from its usual post-All-Star-break time to the second Thursday before the All-Star break, according to Shams Charania of The Vertical . Change: Halftime will last 15 minutes for all games, beginning immediately upon expiration of the second period. With four less timeouts at his disposal, Popovich may think twice before asking for a stoppage of play.

by | July 12, 2017 | 23:57

Up next is Tomas Berdych who came through against Novak Djokovic after the Serbian retired. But there were no surprises for the 18-time major champion, who kept his hopes of a record eighth Wimbledon title alive with a 6-4 6-2 7-6 (7/4) victory.

by | July 12, 2017 | 23:26

While Zouma might be entirely sold on the idea due to his desire to prove himself at Stamford Bridge , he's likely to eventually see the logic behind the move. The report claims that Zouma wants to stay in the Premier League as he looks for first-team football ahead of the 2018 World Cup, but Valencia are now the only team to agree a price for the two-time France global.

by | July 12, 2017 | 21:19

On the Anthony front, the Knicks and Anthony feel good about the possibility of completing a deal that sends him out of NY, according to sources. NY has publicly committed to a youth movement that will be centered around Willy Hernangomez, Frank Ntilikina, and Kristaps Porzingis.

by | July 12, 2017 | 18:43

The 10 sets of those two matches: 6-2, 3-6, 7-6 (7-5), 1-6, 7-5; 7-5, 6-7 (7-5) 6-3, 6-7 (13-11), 6-3. But the world No28 - who put Novak Djokovic out in the fourth round a year ago, and this season beat David Goffin, Dominic Thiem, Nick Kyrgios and Rafael Nadal in one magical week in Acapulco - was inclined to hang around for a bit.

by | July 12, 2017 | 17:42

Januzaj , who has one year remaining on his United contract, was hoping to stay in the Premier League, but there have been no forthcoming offers and United will have to decide now whether to place a buyback option in the deal in case the player finally delivers on his potential.

by | July 12, 2017 | 16:58

During a recent interview with FIDAF-TV in Italy , Johnson was asked if he ever thought about playing for another team. "For the work I was putting in, it wasn't worth my time, to keep on beating my head up against the wall, and not go anywhere".

by | July 12, 2017 | 16:44

I can dazzle him". McGregor's mic started messing up and this is no laughing matter considering the importance of this fight. But then we ended up somehow making this fight happen. I am pretty sure this is only the second time he has fought in 10oz gloves, the rest have been in 8oz. I always want to fight. And y'all know what? This reply of McGregor's was rather in keeping with the message he had written on his suit for Mayweather - which read "f*** you" in pinstripe lines across the ...

by | July 12, 2017 | 16:26

In three seasons at Real Madrid James Rodriguez all tournaments played 111 games in which he scored 36 goals and recorded 41 assist. Manchester United were among the clubs to have been offered the chance to sign James Rodriguez from Real Madrid this summer before he joined Bayern Munich on loan, according to reports in the British media.

by | July 12, 2017 | 16:07

I'm a completely different player. Muguruza, seeded 14th, saved a tricky break point on her second service game - the only one she faced all match - but roared back to break to love en route to taking the first set. Muguruza had created sensation when she had defeated Angelique Kerber in the last round in the lat round of the tournament. Then she was roundly outhit by Ostapenko in the final.

by | July 12, 2017 | 15:00

The victor will face either 12-time major champion Novak Djokovic or the 11th seed Tomas Berdych while in the top half of the draw it is Andy Murray and Marin Cilic who are due to meet in the semis. I think it's going to be a tough finish to this tournament.' Asked which are his most special triumphs at Grand Slam level, Federer replied: 'Yeah, it was one of the most special ones [winning the Australian Open ].

by | July 12, 2017 | 13:35

However, "even though the contribution of new wind and solar PV to meeting demand has grown by around three-quarters over the past five years", said the IEA, "the expected generation from this.is nearly entirely offset by the slowdown in nuclear and hydropower investment decisions".

by | July 12, 2017 | 12:01

The forward has been linked with a move away from the Spanish and European Champions, Real Madrid . According to Spanish newspaper Marca , Chelsea has turned to Morata. Morata has not forgotten the faith that Conte initially put in him back in 2014. Tiemoue Bakayoko to Chelsea/ Manchester United: Chelsea are confident of signing AS Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko.

by | July 12, 2017 | 11:35

In his desire to sign a midfield partner to mop up the mess created when Paul Pogba's creativity spills into excess, Mourinho wants Tottenham midfielder Eric Dier according to the Daily Mirror . While there are a few players capable of playing defensive midfielder, Dier would be a better option. United would play him there and it has not been lost on Dier he would have the chance to make the role his own.

by | July 12, 2017 | 11:14

Ex-Chelsea attacker and 2006 World Cup victor Malouda, 37, was deemed ineligible to represent French Guyana at the tournament, having earned 80 caps for France. Despite being named in French Guiana's 23-man squad, a CONCACAF spokesperson confirmed Malouda's ineligibility last week. Honduras should be able to get the win against an intriguing French Guiana side in Houston this Tuesday, after the disappointing start to the competition.

by | July 12, 2017 | 10:55

Mr. Venugopal submitted that the scheme touches the lives of millions of people and its validity requires immediate adjudication by an appropriate larger Bench. The court had recently upheld a statutory provision making linking of Aadhaar with PAN mandatory. Once the Constitution Bench decides on the right to privacy issue, all other cases related the Aadhaar is expected to be resolved.

by | July 12, 2017 | 10:09

A bit of kismet got the Lakers exactly what they were looking for in this year's free agency. The Los Angeles Lakers finally made a move in free agency by signing Kentavious Caldwell-Pope to a reported one-year, $18 million deal . This is a one-year deal worth $18 million for Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, which may seem like a bargain if he can live up to his potential. The fact that the Lakers would like to do one-year deals with both players doesn't mean that one (or both) couldn't be a ...

by | July 12, 2017 | 10:06

Now, Eighteen Penn State students are facing charges, including involuntary manslaughter, aggravated assault, reckless endangerment, and hazing, ABC reported . Steven Trialonis, a defense lawyer for Daniel Casey, the "pledge master" who allegedly gave Piazza a bottle of vodka he was expected to drink, questioned whether Piazza and other pledges were forced to drink or participated willingly.

by | July 12, 2017 | 09:18

Three-time Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic has condemned the quality of the surface this year on Centre Court - citing a "hole in the middle" of the show court. Unfortunately for the Czech, the head to head is also a reflection of the struggles he has faced in trying to pull out wins against the very top players.

by | July 12, 2017 | 06:25

Tramite il suo profilo twitter, Kevin Strootman ha voluto salutare Toni Ruediger . Nonostante Walter Sabatini sia in costante contatto con l'agente di Nainggolan ad oggi non esiste nessuna trattativa tra Inter e Roma .

by | July 12, 2017 | 06:10

Everything about today was fantastic". Stanton's teammate, Justin Bour , threatened to upset Judge with a first-round showing of 22 homers. "I got it in BP, too, earlier", Judge later explained. The main difference for Miami's highest-paid player is that this year he'll get to join in the All-Star Game fun the following night. Sanchez and Stanton provided an exciting matchup, as Sanchez put on a show (17 HRs), proving to Logan Morrison and all the other haters that he did belong ...

by | July 12, 2017 | 05:52

De mandekker stond ook in de belangstelling van Feyenoord, maar zag de overstap naar Rotterdam niet zitten. De Eindhovenaren en de verdediger zijn er al wel uit. De Eindhovense club was zaterdag al van plan een eerder bod te verhogen en wilde er nog een half miljoen tot een miljoen euro bij doen. Toch is er op de achtergrond klaarblijkelijk wel iets aan de hand, hoewel het alleszins waarschijnlijk is dat Riedewald naar het buitenland vertrekt.

by | July 12, 2017 | 05:46

Ook werden politieauto's doelwit van betogers. Maar over welke hete hangijzers zullen de leiders het hebben? Onder de toehoorders was de vroegere Poolse vakbondsleider en gewezen president Lech Walesa. Rusland hield de boot af. "Wij gaan door met liberalisaties, jullie profiteren niet mee". Minister van Defensie Antoni Macierewicz bevestigde vandaag de wapendeal.

by | July 12, 2017 | 04:59

The former Indian spinner, who also led the Indian team for sometime in test cricket , admitted that BCCI tried to resolve issues between him and Kohli but certainly felt the "partnership was untenable", so he chose to "move on". Pybus has held several coaching roles over the years, with his most famous one being as the head coach of Pakistan when they reached the final of the World Cup in 1999.

by | July 12, 2017 | 04:27

The Marlins are not expected to name a victor of the auction by Tuesday's All-Star Game in Miami, sources said. Pitbull also owns the "Mr.305" record label, a local charter school with a sports-focused curriculum near the Little Havana ballpark, and has led several other business ventures in Miami.

by | July 12, 2017 | 04:11

This would elevate Verstappen's career to a new level seeing as Ferrari has consistently had one of the best cars this year. He is also the youngest to lead an F1 race, set a fastest lap, score points and secure a podium. "So I never would have made it to the finish". He may have been anxious about his tyres, but you wouldn't have known it from the way Lewis Hamilton was pressing Daniel Ricciardo's Red Bull in the closing stages of Sunday's race.

by | July 12, 2017 | 03:40

Lalchand Rajput, Virender Sehwag, Richard Pybus, Ravi Shastri and Tom Moody were the candidates interviewed by the committee comprising Ganguly, VVS Laxman and Sachin Tendulkar , who was not present but attended through videoconferencing.

by | July 12, 2017 | 03:15

In a more central role, Rodriguez's tremendous ability as a creator would make him a fine fit for the 4-2-3-1 formation, a system Ancelotti used on plenty of occasions last season. James, who was reportedly wanted by Chelsea and Manchester United, has been struggling for a spot in Real Madrid starting XI under Zinedine Zidane .

by | July 12, 2017 | 02:28

Giroud travelled with Arsenal to Sydney on Sunday as Everton ponder their next move. Marseille and Lyon have been interested in signing Giroud this summer and Everton and West Ham are also keen to snare him away from the Emirates Stadium.

by | July 12, 2017 | 01:39

According to Mumbaimirror, the BCCI has lined up Sri Lanka and New Zealand for November and December. They lost the Test series 2-0, ODI series 3-1 but drew the two match T20 series 1-1. Sri Lanka have endured a torrid time in 2017. Sri Lanka, who are in eighth spot, have lost points and this will give West Indies, who are now in ninth spot, some relief.