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by | August 02, 2017 | 15:42

Sri Lanka is probably not the strongest Test side at the moment. Sri Lanka are also battling injuries ahead of the second Test , where they are bidding to stay alive in the three-Test series. Many teams face a similar dilemma though. Brings in great balance as an all-rounder. "Forget Australia, I am not even touching the Australia tour", he said, referring to the 0-2 loss in a four-Test series between December 2014 and January 2015.

by | August 02, 2017 | 13:51

He said, "It's very much on the cards". However, this might change in the future as as many as six stadiums have been revamped for the U-17 World Cup and infrastructure should not be an obstacle anymore. During their off season, the Premier League clubs frequently play matches overseas and even tour Asian countries. Stadium: With an increased capacity of 54,074 following the extension of the club's Main Stand past year, Anfield is the sixth largest stadium in English football and has ...

by | August 02, 2017 | 13:14

Barcelona target Philippe Coutinho's future is very much "in Liverpool's hands" according to the Reds' former director of football Damien Comolli, who believes the Merseysiders would find it "almost impossible" to replace the coveted playmaker this summer.

by | August 02, 2017 | 13:12

The reigning Premier League champions are interested in Leicester midfielder DANNY DRINKWATER, according to the Daily Mail , who report that the England global is on a list which also includes Arsenal's ALEX OXLADE-CHAMBERLAIN, Everton's ROSS BARKLEY and Bayern Munich's RENATO SANCHEZ.

by | August 02, 2017 | 12:42

So much so, that he is widely regarded as one of the best midfielders in the Premier League presently. Excellent movement to pull away from Martinez then when clean through on goal he showed a coolness to just dink the ball over the on-rushing Ulreich.

by | August 02, 2017 | 12:28

Morata and Rudiger travelled to Cobham together on Tuesday, wearing matching grey t-shirts, with the £70m Spanish striker posting an image of the pair in the auto as they headed to Chelsea's training base. Conte said: "It is not a friendly game". " It was good for us because of the good pitch, the opponent was very well organised, trying to play from the back ", he said.

by | August 02, 2017 | 12:22

The Jaguars worked in full pads Saturday evening, and the plan is for the team to work in full pads Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. "Great guy, learned a lot from him in just the little time he was here", Robinson said. Seeing if something is going to happen when I talked to management, bringing somebody in. Marrone said he had "no" inkling that Albert was contemplating retirement.

by | August 02, 2017 | 12:06

But the encouraging prognosis for their injured teammates was even sweeter. Marcus Stroman surrendered four runs in seven innings Tuesday in a win over the White Sox. Once again, the X-ray was negative, a day after Yoan Moncada had the same favorable result on his right knee after his scary collision with Willy Garcia .

by | August 02, 2017 | 11:03

Rosario now has to play in order to truly take the next step in his development. "I am really at a loss for words, I am so, so excited". Indeed, Rosario will cut into the playing time of Reyes, who himself had walked this same path. "We haven't seen him play very much in game situations with the bright lights on". Credit GM Sandy Alderson, you can never have too much pitching and the Mets just got a lot of it - especially with Ramos who will now take over the closer role until Jeurys ...

by | August 02, 2017 | 08:44

The Australia A side had pulled out of the ongoing South Africa tour, also involving India A, and Smith felt it would be unfair on them if the national Test side went ahead to Bangladesh despite there being no resolution to the ongoing pay dispute.

by | August 02, 2017 | 07:35

The IOC will contribute $1.8 billion to the Los Angeles organizing committee for the games, the organization said. The deal will allow Paris to host the 2024 Games, which has been expected. His committee hailed the Los Angeles announcement as "a key step in the process of awarding the Olympics". Paris is the only city left to host the 2024 Games.

by | August 02, 2017 | 07:17

Barcelona are desperate for a marquee signing as Neymar looks set to move to Paris Saint-Germain. In another video posted from an aeroplane, Neymar joked around with an image messaging app that superimposed a Spanish flag and a small plane on his tee-shirt - suggesting he was indeed headed home to Barcelona .

by | August 02, 2017 | 06:31

Murray, who was born in Hungary in 1945, joined SBS in 1980 as a subtitle writer and went on to host a variety of football programs and events, including the FIFA World Cup and the popular The World Game show. In the wake of the news, colleagues and football lovers tweeted condolences to the Les Murray family. That is evident from the outpouring of emotion at the loss of this titan of Australian sports media.

by | August 02, 2017 | 05:38

Race coverage begins at 3 p.m. on NBCSN . Clint Bowyer (10th-place, 577 points) - Bowyer has been running at the finish of 19 of 21 races. Truex is at the top of his game, with a team that's a ideal fit for his personality and driving style.

by | August 02, 2017 | 05:13

The National Football League is considering a deal with Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones that would create a hospitality company offering travel and ticketing services at the league's games and potentially some of the world's top sporting events, the Wall Street Journal reported.

by | August 02, 2017 | 04:08

We're going to look at those plays. "We haven't talked to the player yet about that, so we'll go ahead and look at it and continue to get better". Linebacker Josh McNary and safety Tashaun Gipson also had interceptions. Bortles, meanwhile, spent a big chunk of the offseason working on his mechanics in California in hopes of improving his accuracy and efficiency.

by | August 02, 2017 | 03:56

He pledged to bring the winning mentality of 18 years in Chelsea's first team to the fallen Midlands giants, who flirted with relegation last season from the Championship, before eventually finishing 13th. He realises he will be under the spotlight as the Championship's biggest name. "I have experienced pressure at the highest level whether as England captain or Chelsea captain".

by | August 02, 2017 | 03:14

Antonio Conte's side are believed to be looking for extra midfielder cover after allowing Nemanja Matic to join Manchester United and Drinkwater is one name on their list. However, the Stamford Bridge club are in need of more home-grown players to adhere to Premier League rules and have set their sights on Drinkwater.

by | August 02, 2017 | 02:32

Both cities had lobbied hard to host the 2024 games, but Paris had consistently refused to countenance waiting any longer after losing out with a series of bids for past games. The lack of political unity for a bid in Hamburg was mirrored in Rome and Budapest as support for bids waned among local authorities and the population.

by | August 02, 2017 | 02:03

When asked about the possibility of Costa returning, he said, 'Diego Costa? As reported by AS, Simeone said: "We don't talk much about the presence of Vitolo and ( Diego) Costa , if they finally come...which we don't know. Costa joined Chelsea from Atletico Madrid in the summer of 2014, having established himself as one of the most prolific strikers in the world. Quanjin's interest has weakened amid continued attempts by the league to curb spending, with a host of clubs threatened with a ...

by | August 02, 2017 | 02:00

The NBA great said he didn't believe that Ball's claim deserved a response, but since it was asked, he answered. "I don't think he could beat me if I was one-legged". As much as I appreciate what Jay Bilas wrote , and he is right, unless more people refuse to write about it or refuse him interviews, or anything else, he is going to continue to get clicks and be in the public perception.

by | August 02, 2017 | 01:26

The NFLPA, which is the union for players in the NFL, has already started to research medical marijuana . When asked to comment on the matter, NFL Executive Vice President of Communications Joe Lockhart said the following, per Maske: "We look forward to working with the Players Association on all issues involving the health and safety of our players".

by | August 02, 2017 | 01:12

The 11-times world and eight-times Olympic champion said athletics reached rock bottom after Russian Federation was booted out in 2015 over it's wide-ranging doping programme. "For some reason I am the underdog", he said. If he wins the men's 10,000m final (Friday 4 August at 9:20pm) and the 5,000m final (Saturday 12 August at 8:20pm) it will give him his fifth "double", having won both races at the last two Olympic Games and the last two World Championships.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:39

Berman said the Cavaliers are not good enough for Anthony because they are in turmoil right now due to Kyrie Irving's trade demand. The team's front office drama is still yet to be completely eradicated . "A stalemate has ensued as sources indicate Anthony only wishes to waive his no-trade clause to go to the Rockets ". Irving surprised the basketball world when he approached Cavs team owner Dan Gilbert and asked for a trade [VIDEO ], preferably to the Knicks , San Antonio ...

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:29

Beyonce's husband, Jay-Z, for instance, was born in Brooklyn and once held a less than 1 percent stake in basketball's Nets. Rockets owner Les Alexander, a former bond trader, said last month he was selling the team amid a surge in franchise values across sports.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:29

Clady became the highest drafted player in Boise State history, a record that still holds firm to this day. The Broncos took Clady with the 12th overall pick in the 2008 NFL Draft and he was a second-team All-Pro selection as a rookie after starting every game that year.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:15

Chamundeshwaranath said that it is important to support talented players. The women's cricket team is doing really good. Indian women's cricket team had a decent journey in the World Cup 2017. "Because, all these years, nobody gave us this kind of acknowledgement", she said. "Generally, women's cricket or the players don't have too many sponsors and I hope many more would line up in the days to come to help the needy players", Mithali said.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:07

Unfortunately, after a few punishing runs during Monday's team period, team trainers took his helmet away and he was escorted into the team facility for further evaluation. With that said, it is believed that Ajayi will be back sooner rather than later . Miami has the day off on Tuesday. Ajayi, 24, should be considered a Top-5 running back this year in fantasy football .

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:00

Starting only two Premier League games last season after a £17m move from Deportivo, the writing is on the wall for the striker. Agent Rodrigo Fernandez Lovelle also reveals that Arsene Wenger isn't interested in a loan move and wants to bank cash now to help fund his transfer activity.

by | August 01, 2017 | 23:42

But for how much longer? DeMaurice Smith, the NFLPA's executive director, told Washington Post reporters and editors in January that the union was preparing a proposal to the league that would result in a "less punitive" approach to recreational marijuana use by players.

by | August 01, 2017 | 23:44

The Reds saw two bids for the Guinean - at £57m and £66m - rejected by RB Leipzig this summer, with the German club adamant they would not sell at any price. Liverpool's summer transfer window has been an odd affair. "It's normal when you play such a famous season that other clubs are watching us and you get interest", he said.

by | August 01, 2017 | 23:23

The team also got a VIP tour of Fenway Park , got a visit from Red Sox mascot Wally the Green Monster, got early access to Red Sox batting practice and received tickets to Monday night's game in the CVS Pharmacy Family section. However, the manager thinks the team was energized by the arrival of veteran Eduardo Nunez and rookie Rafael Devers , and setup man Addison Reed , acquired from the New York Mets Monday, is due to join the team Tuesday.

by | August 01, 2017 | 23:16

Both players' helmets were off by the end of the scuffle. He spent the first five years of his career as a member of the Buffalo Bills, where he squared off with the Patriots twice a year. He may be the proven veteran now, but as an undersized receiver he always has that scrappy nature to him. Malcolm Bulter and Bryan Stork had a similar incident at last year's training camp.

by | August 01, 2017 | 23:11

The fact is Dortmund were in the Champions League last season. "Yes, we will be playing for the championship", Klopp told a news conference to preview the Audi Cup , where Liverpool play Bayern Munich on Tuesday night. On their day Liverpool can beat any team in the Premier League . Klopp has is trying hard to build a "winning team", he recently warned Barcelona to keep away from Philippe Coutinho even though the Catalan giants are ready to break the bank to sign-up the ...

by | August 01, 2017 | 22:45

Their Ligue 1 campaign begins with a home clash against Amiens on Saturday next. Left Monte Carlo: Mendy, Bakayoko, Bernard Silva left for England, plus Germain, Dirard and Diallo. Djibril Sidibe put Monaco in front after 30 minutes, before Alves equalised with a 51st-minute free-kick and then set up a decisive pass for Adrien Rabiot's victor on 63 minutes.