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by | April 28, 2017 | 03:53

In the financial model passed, the BCCI's share of ICC revenue from 2015-23 will be only $290 million, barely half of the $570 million it wanted.ICC independent chairman S Manohar, who's pushing for reforms, had initially offered a compromise formula of $100 million more, to hike the BCCI's share to almost $400 million, but it was rejected.illion.Mumbai: With the BCCI humiliated at the ICC meeting on Wednesday, India may pull out of the forthcoming Champions Trophy.

by | April 28, 2017 | 03:54

Surely, dropping the first two games at home was totally disappointing for the No. 1 seed but the victories on the road gave them the momentum. Rondo was originally ruled out, but USA Today reported Tuesday night that he might attempt to play in Game 5.

by | April 28, 2017 | 03:55

Aside from those changes and a few other tweaks, the teams that take the ice Thursday night for Game 1 in Washington are strikingly similar to those who played for six games last spring. This series is going to be another classic and the value here to start is on the road team but I think we finally see what the Caps are capable of as they get a huge win at home to start the series .

by | April 28, 2017 | 03:56

Earlier this week, fifth-ranked Simona Halep also criticized the decision to hand Sharapova a wild card. The 30-year-old Russian , three-time victor on Stuttgart's clay courts, received a controversial wild card for the German tournament, having had no ranking points after more than a year out following her suspension.

by | April 28, 2017 | 03:46

Chelsea are four points clear of second-placed Spurs with six league games remaining. "I think we have had a really important test and our answer was very good so for this reason I must be pleased", Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte said , as posted on the club's website.

by | April 28, 2017 | 03:43

Jones admitted on Monday that he's happy Romo chose to retire and work for CBS instead of playing for another team. Additionally, there were no team wants to pick him up and pay the Dallas Cowboys and carry his expensive price for a backup quarterback.

by | April 28, 2017 | 03:44

Wenger, 67, is out of contract at the end of the season and has been offered a new two-year deal, although he is yet to announce whether he will continue. But they forgot he got it wrong in the beginning. "We had a hard period where the team was losing games it should have not lost and obviously you come to the situation where you play under pressure and need to find a way out".

by | April 28, 2017 | 03:42

Rob: Adams is the well-rounded, squeaky clean prospect that makes sense for general manager John Lynch (a former safety) and his first pick for the organization. The younger of the soon-to-be National Football League trio of Watts seems to be the definition of a tweener, possibly being able to play as a defensive end or an outside linebacker at the National Football League level, where Miami could use him in either role.

by | April 28, 2017 | 03:26

Silva (34-8-0-1NC) has won just one of his last six under the UFC banner, with that lone victory coming over Derek Brunson at UFC 208. "Then after he got himself into that trouble, he came back and he fought Ovince Saint-Preux". If he elects to not fight Cormier, Jimi Manuwa will get the shot at the belt. "I hate saying a guy used steroids, but all signs point to him doing something wrong", Cormier said.

by | April 28, 2017 | 03:09

I wanted to coach. Turns out he was right. The Canucks would be wise to be patient with Green. Vancouver outplayed the Calgary Flames, but lost that first-round series anyway. His arrival in Vancouver would seem to make sense with the team entering a rebuilding phase after missing the post-season for a second consecutive year.

by | April 28, 2017 | 03:09

It took one swing of the bat for the world - okay, maybe just San Francisco and Los Angeles - to remember who Mike Morse is. Looking for something to spark the team and the fan base, the Giants called up top prospect Christian Arroyo from AAA.

by | April 28, 2017 | 03:06

Maria Sharapova marked her return from a 15-month doping ban on Wednesday with a rusty 7-5, 6-3 win over Roberta Vinci in Stuttgart , describing victory as the "best feeling in the world ". paper said. Maria Sharapova of Russian Federation plays a return to Italy's Roberta Vinci during the Grand Prix tennis tournament in Stuttgart , Germany, Wednesday, April 26, 2017.

by | April 28, 2017 | 03:05

Manchester United fans would have been left cursing Fellaini as he walked begrudgingly off the field at Etihad Stadium after he got himself sent off unnecessarily. "That's football. I always respect my coaches and I certainly respect Pep". We did absolutely everything to win and tonight it wasn't enough. Today it was much harder against a team who hadn't lost in 23 (games) - it was not easy but we tried.

by | April 28, 2017 | 02:39

Those are McDavid-like stats. Ryan Getzlaf registered a goal and an assist for the Ducks , and Ryan Kesler added two assists. "They benefit from each other ..." "We've found different heroes so far in the playoffs on every given night".

by | April 28, 2017 | 02:31

The 34-year-old, who was also fined £30,000, is alleged by the FA to have made 1,260 bets over a 10-year period between March 2006 and May 2016. "The decision effectively forces me into an early retirement from playing football". Players who did not play in the matches they placed the bets in have never been banned for longer than 6 months. "Given the money in the game, and the explosion in betting on sport, I understand why the rules have been strengthened, and I also accept that I have ...

by | April 28, 2017 | 02:28

Although the formation was effective at the back, the forward three of Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Ozil and Theo Walcott seemed isolated and short for options at times, and Wenger reverted back to a standard 4-3-3 after 68 minutes. And then the final whistle went and the match ended in a 1-0 win for Arsene Wenger's beleaguered side. "We have absolutely to take the gamble to try to win the game at any cost".

by | April 28, 2017 | 02:20

Jordan Spieth may have landed Zurich Classic partner Ryan Palmer via a lost bet previous year, but don't let that fool you. Given the variables of the combinations involved in teams events, the likely winning team is perhaps even harder to pick than a victor of a typical PGA tour tournament although the decision for the event to change direction has ensured a strong field.

by | April 28, 2017 | 02:19

Spellacy said the woman called police because she got angry when Conley kicked her out of the room. Spellacy spoke to Cleveland.com, calling the accusations "ridiculous and ludicrous". The victim told police Conley raped her in a room at the hotel. Another witness said he was sitting in a chair while Conley and the woman were in the room.

by | April 28, 2017 | 02:19

No charges have been filed against Conley, and an investigation by Cleveland police is ongoing. The alleged incident took place on April 9 in Cleveland at the Westin hotel. She made a decision to leave her friends and go with Conley back to his room. Conley, 21, has not been charged or arrested in connection to the alleged incident, according to Cleveland Police Dept.

by | April 28, 2017 | 02:17

ABOUT THE SENATORS: Forward Clarke MacArthur , who returned earlier this month after being sidelined since October 2015 due to a concussion, electrified the Ottawa fans Saturday when he scored for the first time in two years. And Monday was the Patriots' Day holiday in MA and before the hockey game came the 121st Boston Marathon, with close to 30,000 participants pounding the pavement.

by | April 28, 2017 | 02:17

Arsene Wenger was asked about it afterwards, and said, "I did not see where he was hit, but I saw on the first two attempts when Fuchs tries to throw the ball in, Alexis stood next to him. Wenger said: "What it did was got the focus on the players on something that is concrete to forget anxiety and a little bit of uncertainty". " It's open, but what it demands is a consistency in results between now and the end of the season ".

by | April 28, 2017 | 02:11

With Dortmund's ouster, it marks the first time since 2008-2009 that no German team has reached the semifinals and the first time since 2002-2003 that no German or English team has reached the final four. "Maybe we'll need to score tomorrow to go through". Click the right arrow, above, to see Borussia Dortmund's predicted XI [4-2-3-1], in squad number order.

by | April 28, 2017 | 02:09

Both Red Devils stars are set to be out for the season and Jose Mourinho's men paid tribute to the crocked duo. The RIP Rojo and Ibrahimovic theme continued after Anthony Martial gave them an early lead, too. Speaking after the Anderlecht game, Mourinho said " we are in trouble " with the fact that key players will not be able to help the team for the remaining games this season plus " in this moment, Eric Bailly played six matches in a row " which means the Ivorian requires a rest but can ...

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:59

As of April 25, Thames leads Major League Baseball in home runs (10) and runs scored (24). Peralta is 6-6 with a 3.10 ERA in 15 career starts against the Brewers' NL Central rivals, who will counter with right-hander Rookie Davis. Joey Votto put the Reds on the board in the first with his seventh homer of the season. Brewers first baseman Eric Thames left Wednesday's game against the Cincinnati Reds in the top of the eighth inning with tightness in his left hamstring.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:57

The crowd turning against him, Nadal was the subject of whistles and jeers while the heart went out of Goffin who had made the semi-finals by seeing off world number two Novak Djokovic on Friday. "Then it is obvious I would like to win". "Winning here is an important step forward for me". Ramos-Vinolas had lost his two previous matches to Nadal in straight sets - both in Barcelona.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:54

Johnson, who was born in Columbia, South Carolina and attended Coastal Carolina University in nearby Conway, will be returning to the Wells Fargo Championship for the first time since 2011. Open Championship. Even so, Johnson originally said that he would likely take at least three weeks off following the Masters Tournament. "We certainly are excited that Dustin will be joining us in Wilmington in a few weeks", said director Kym Hougham .

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:54

It was Fabregas' 103rd Premier League assist, overtaking former Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard in a ranking that is topped by retired Manchester United great Ryan Giggs on 162. "We must be confident for the future". Southampton responded to the early blow with a period of sustained pressure which brought them justly level through Oriol Romeu after 24 minutes.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:52

Now into the early part of the season, it's beginning to appear that the Twins record may not be the determining factor in his employment status a year from now. Staked to a 5-0 lead in the first, Santana resisted the temptation to pitch to the scoreboard. "I have a lot of concentration today", he said. "I have a plan".

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:51

However, it wasn't enough as Barcelona's fearsome attack sputtered at the Camp Nou against the defending Italian champions. We must not get ahead of ourselves, but it's right to feel enthusiasm and tomorrow we need to focus on Serie A. "Overall, they were the better team and deserved to go through", he told beIN Sports Spain. Conte's Juventus took part to two Champions League campaigns: the first one ended in the quarter-finals against Bayern Munich, the second one ended in the group ...

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:46

The problem was they hit the puck low or didn't connect with it perfectly. The last time Chicago dropped the first two games of a playoff series at home was in 1995 against Toronto. Impressive start for the Predators, but it doesn't necessarily mean anything; the Blackhawks, after all, are notoriously slow starters. The Blackhawks, who won the Central Division with the most points in the Western Conference, are going for their fourth Stanley Cup championship in the last eight seasons.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:37

India's participation in the forthcoming Champions Trophy 2017 remains in doubt after Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) rejected International Cricket Council's (ICC) additional "USD 100 million" offer in the ongoing tussle between the two bodies regarding the new revenue model.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:29

Memphis Grizzlies guard Andrew Harrison (5) and Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conley (11) stand on the court during the second half of Game 5 in a first-round NBA basketball playoff series against the San Antonio Spurs, Tuesday, April 25, 2017, in San Antonio .

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:19

If the other team - especially an underdog - can realize you're giving up, it only serves to make them more confident. Boston's Isaiah Thomas , playing a day after his 22-year-old sister, Chyna Thomas , was killed in a vehicle accident in their home state of Washington, scored 33 points.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:16

After the game, Werenski's coach, John Tortorella , offered succinct, vulgar praise for his player's toughness. The Rangers , who gave up the tying goal with 18 seconds left in the third period of Game 2 before losing in overtime, stopped Montreal in the final minutes in this one.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:17

Rodriguez scored in the 14th and 66th minutes, Lucas Vazquez added in the 44th, Francisco "Isco" Alarcon netted in the 77th and Casemiro rounded off the scoring in the 87th. Barcelona boss Luis Enrique was pleased with how his fringe players performed after Osasuna were put to the sword at the Nou Camp. The matches from here on in are more of a threat, and we have had problems with lower placed teams throughout the season, so [facing Osasuna] will be a tricky game.