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by | June 11, 2018 | 17:59

In men's cricket, the highest total in ODI is 444/3, made by England against Pakistan in August 2016 at Nottingham. Bates' 94-ball innings featured a strike rate of 160.63, the second-highest in an innings of 100 or more in women's ODI cricket.

by | June 11, 2018 | 17:16

If possible, it burns even brighter on the red dirt now. This victory takes his total Grand Slam tally to 17, three behind Roger Federer's . "I arrived so-so, with some doubts about this clay-court season". Dominic Thiem was vying for his first Grand Slam title on Sunday. Nadal needed five match points in a tense final game, eventually completing the job when Thiem fired a backhand long.

by | June 11, 2018 | 13:29

A spokesman for Ratcliffe did not deny the industrialist's interest in Chelsea . The delay in renewing his UK tier one investment visa, which has been reported to be linked with worsening UK-Russian relations, led to him applying for Israeli citizenship, which was granted last month.

by | June 11, 2018 | 12:46

The Mercedes of Valtteri Bottas will also start in the front row. Fans witnessed history during Saturday afternoon qualifying, as Sebastian Vettel posted an outright track record lap time of one minute, 10.776 seconds to claim the pole position.

by | June 11, 2018 | 05:26

You just don't get opportunities like this against Golden State to take Game 1 and I let the emotions get the best of me. Redditor PZinger6 posted, " Note this is a complete rumor that is going around, but apparently there have been whispers that Bryce and LeBron Jr have been enrolled in an LA school for next year".

by | June 11, 2018 | 04:56

Thiem, now 24 and ranked a career-high No. 7 following his first major final, said he enjoyed seeing Nadal thundering away from the comfort of his childhood couch far more than trying to field the lightning bolts coming at him across the net Sunday.

by | June 10, 2018 | 23:58

You can see there are a lot of flags. His engine was six races old but Hamilton would have expected better. He retired in Azerbaijan after a collision with Ricciardo and in China he tangled with Hamilton and Vettel, finishing fifth after a 10-second penalty demoted him from fourth, while Ricciardo won the race.

by | June 10, 2018 | 23:50

Ivorian global midfielder Toure had told France Football magazine earlier this week that he had questioned whether his skin "colour" had contributed to him being little used by Guardiola during City's record breaking run to the Premier League title last season.

by | June 10, 2018 | 22:46

I know a guy from the Eagles, wide receiver who played on the Super Bowl-winning team previous year, and he broke it down pretty verbatim of how his process went with his discussions with his teammates and how he wanted to keep the focus on what the conversation should be and not the anthem and not Trump's policies and how he's been overshadowing the National Football League and all that type of stuff.

by | June 10, 2018 | 22:34

It was a first Grand Slam final for the Austrian. In the third set, Nadal suffered a blip as he called for the trainer for a cramp in his left hand. There is not much more daunting of a task than doing so against Nadal at the French Open , where he is now 11-0 in finals and 86-2 overall. The Austrian has been broken early and pushed to deuce in each of his service games, while Nadal is largely comfortable on serve.

by | June 10, 2018 | 22:38

Following the Warriors' 110-102 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 3 of the NBA Finals to take a 3-0 series lead, Durant was the subject of some verbal barbs. As everyone knows, this will be Cleveland's last stand. Golden State now leads these Finals 3-0. Durant has been making the impossible look easy throughout these entire playoffs.

by | June 10, 2018 | 21:41

Thiem had given it his all but never got his nose in front as Nadal continued his unbeaten record in the final in Paris. Thiem had been the only player to have beaten Nadal on clay in the last two years - in Rome last year and Madrid this year - but at no stage did he pose a real threat to Nadal who went from strength to strength as the match went on.

by | June 10, 2018 | 19:46

Trump on Monday abruptly canceled the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles' visit to the White House, claiming it had to do with the NFL protests during the playing of the national anthem. "I think as long as he is in office, the communication and things like that are going to continue to happen", James said. According to a report from ESPN , Trump spoke to reporters and revealed neither the Golden State Warriors or Cleveland Cavaliers will be invited to the White House.

by | June 10, 2018 | 09:56

His ability to play a variety of positions already makes him a unique component in the final third and if he can stay healthy, he will no doubt improve the already lethal-looking Liverpool side. "The midfielder was due to complete a medical at France's Clairefontaine training complex this morning, before his national team depart for Lyon to prepare for their final World Cup preparation game, against the United States of America".

by | June 10, 2018 | 09:47

McGregor definitely made a huge jump after coming in at No. 24 past year, after he reportedly earned $34 million following a pair of lucrative fights against Nate Diaz as well as his championship win over Eddie Alvarez in 2016. Boxer Floyd Mayweather has pushed off Real Madrid, Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo off the top. Lionel Messi , Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar are three of the footballing stars to have made it into the top 10 of Forbes ranking of the world's highest-earning ...

by | June 10, 2018 | 09:48

Sebastian Vettel was pretty happy with his effort to take pole in Montreal - a lap record at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve . Verstappen, who started from the rear of the grid at the Monaco Grand Prix after a crash in final practice, offered the promise of something much better in Montreal, taking full advantage of an upgraded power unit to put down two polished performances on the 2.7 mile (4.34 km) sun-splashed Circuit Gilles Villeneuve .

by | June 10, 2018 | 04:59

Unbeaten Justify was a 4/5 odds-on favorite on Friday to win the Belmont Stakes in NY, but far from a shoo-in to complete American horse racing's triple crown on Saturday. The Hall of Fame trainer has won the $400,000 Brooklyn Invitational with Hoppertunity. "And I am so happy for Mike Smith". His other accomplishments include two Kentucky Derby wins , two Preakness wins and three Belmont wins as well as more than two dozen victories in the Breeders' Cup.

by | June 10, 2018 | 03:15

The first semi-final was between Thiem and surprise semifinalist, Marco Cecchinato , and it was a hard fought match with the first two sets setting the court alight. "He is, for me, the best competitor I ever saw in any sport, and I watch sport a lot for many, many years", said Gunter Bresnik, Thiem's 57-year-old coach.

by | June 10, 2018 | 02:44

Durant, the engine behind the Warriors' offensive juggernaut, averaged 28.8 points, 10.8 rebounds and 7.5 assists per game as his team needed four games to dispose of the LeBron James-led Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals . In the end, what stood out was the burning desire to win shared by Kerr, Durant and Curry. "I know Steph doesn't care about stuff like that", Durant said when asked if he might be a little anxious Curry wanted his first Finals MVP.

by | June 10, 2018 | 02:42

Cristiano Ronaldo's desire to leave Real Madrid this summer is said to be "irreversible", according to reports in his native Portugal. Speaking at the Festival Naturhouse Inclusive Football Sevilla, Del Bosque didn't want to go too deeply into Ronaldo's comments after the Champions League final last month, when he suggested he would leave Madrid.

by | June 10, 2018 | 02:02

Mercedes have also been linked with Verstappen's team-mate at Red Bull , Daniel Ricciardo whose contract expires at the end of the season. "Yesterday we were a bit in trouble". Hamilton's chief championship rival, Sebastian Vettel , finished fifth. "I was a lot happier with the vehicle and I think we can carry that into the race".

by | June 10, 2018 | 01:17

The Illinois State Athletic Commission afforded him two additional hours to make the 185-pound weight limit, but Romero came up short at 185.2 pounds. This marks the second time in a row that Romero has missed weight for a fight. He jokingly responded that it's a "long flight" from his home in Australia and added, "I'm fighting somebody".

by | June 10, 2018 | 00:56

Stephen Curry led the Warriors in clinching the title - the team's sixth overall and third in four years - with 37 points, four rebounds, six assists, three steals and three blocks. James scored 51 points in that game, and wasn't able to recapture his form in the subsequent three contests. Durant said. "We won two championships.

by | June 10, 2018 | 00:49

His eighth straight appearance didn't go well either, and now there's uncertainty where the superstar will play next. James averaged 34.0 points, 10.0 assists and 8.5 rebounds in the series. It was the Warriors third NBA title in four straight NBA Finals - all against Cleveland . His nine quick points sent the Warriors to a 13-3 lead.

by | June 10, 2018 | 00:46

I'm not ever going to try to be a person that isn't nice, so that feels more authentic to me and, you know, I think I'm still doing okay. She's fully deserving of her new status as a top-five player in the world. Will the weight of the occasion once again deter her? The hold/break and head to head edges make Halep's status as a solid favourite correct, but until she lifts her first Grand Slam trophy, there will continue to be doubts about her ability in Slam finals.

by | June 10, 2018 | 00:32

Captain Harry Kane is expected to start up front and to be flanked by two of Raheem Sterling , Lingard, Alli or Rashford. "It's one of the things that the three boys that have been on standby have talked about when I spent time with them today, and that's not to be underestimated because I think that gives us a real strength going into Russian Federation".

by | June 10, 2018 | 00:24

For sure he is beatable, but you have to have the level, and Dominic has the level and you have to play the flawless match and the most important thing is you can't miss the occasions that you have. Stephens beat a mistake-prone Madison Keys 6-4, 6-4 on Thursday in the first all-American semifinal at Roland Garros since 2002. "While the Romanian does have a slight edge throughout their careers, anything can happen in the French Open finals".

by | June 10, 2018 | 00:21

The Roma star has been one of a host of goalkeepers linked with Liverpool over the a year ago, as Jurgen Klopp aims to solve his problems at the back once and for all. "So I was able to know a bit more about Liverpool through Firmino". Reports have linked them with several alternatives in the last couple of weeks, with AS Roma's Alisson mentioned regularly.

by | June 09, 2018 | 05:14

A new NFL policy announced last month allows dissenting players to stay in the locker room during the national anthem but Trump said "maybe they shouldn't be in the country". Trump balked at the idea a small contingent of Eagles players and representatives would be sent to the White House rather than the whole team. "We all look forward to the day we can go back to just having a celebration of athletic achievement".

by | June 09, 2018 | 04:56

Egypt are holding out hope that the Premier League Golden Boot victor can return in time for their opening game of the World Cup when they play Uruguay on June 15. Now, Chelsea FC star Hazard has admitted that he wants to see his "friend" Salah make a quick recovery and be able to feature for his team in Russian Federation this summer.

by | June 09, 2018 | 02:44

The latest potential recipient of his largesse is the late boxing icon Muhammad Ali , Trump said Friday. "And some others and some folks whose have sentences that aren't fair". He was never imprisoned while his case was under appeal and in 1971, the U.S. Supreme Court overturned the conviction. A posthumous pardon - as would be the case with Ali - is completely symbolic.

by | June 09, 2018 | 02:26

Yesterday, the former "Voice Of The Voiceless" shot those rumours down. It's none of my business what you think of me. Since he's Punk though, he's going to be asked about professional wrestling no matter what else he has going on. Now, he is preparing for his second-ever MMA fight, which is against Mike Jackson this weekend at UFC 225 in Chicago. At one point in time, I had no idea who Anderson Silva was.

by | June 09, 2018 | 00:51

The 36-year-old said she had suffered a pectoral muscle injury in the third round of the match won over Julia Goerges . I don't know the case really good. Because he's Nadal. He also turned 32 on Sunday . Garcia committed a total of 37 unforced errors, almost triple of the 13 winners she hit. Runner-up to Jelena Ostapenko past year and to Sharapova in 2014, Halep needed less than an hour to see off a rival boasting three trophies in 2018 plus a 12-win streak this season on clay.

by | June 08, 2018 | 23:24

Shaqiri is one of a number of players on Liverpool's radar this transfer window as Jurgen Klopp looks increase his options in the final third of the pitch. Solhekol has spoken to the player many times and understands he is on his way out of Stoke because he "thought he was too good" to play for them. "The Premier League is the best league in the world in my view and he should stay there".

by | June 08, 2018 | 23:18

Harry Winks, Davinson Sanchez, Kyle Walker-Peters and Kane have committed their allegiance to Spurs, and the future has never looked so bright. Kane enjoyed a stellar year, scoring 56 goals for Club and country, breaking Alan Shearer's record for the most Premier League goals scored in a calendar year with 39.