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Sport Kohli fined with 25 percent of match fee
Author: 0 Kohli fined with 25 percent of match fee

The contest was expected to be a cakewalk for Kohli and boys and yet, the warriors from Afghanistan stood up, they were not going to be shunted away, and they dragged India to the wire, stretched them, gave them a scare and nearly pulled off one of World Cup's greatest upsets.

Author: 0 Fernando Torres, ex Chelsea and Liverpool star, retires from football

Fernando Torres has hailed Steven Gerrard as "the best player" he featured alongside during his illustrious career. It will be very emotional to say good bye to football next to my friends @andresiniesta8 and @Guaje7Villa . Torres was speaking to reporters at a news conference arranged to outline the reasons behind his retirement at the age of 35. On Friday Fernando Torres announced that he was calling it a day and hanging up his boots from his playing career, after a career where he ...

Sport Spain striker Fernando Torres bids adieu to football
Author: 0 Spain striker Fernando Torres bids adieu to football

He retired from worldwide duty having scored 38 times in 110 caps, a goal total behind only David Villa and Raul, and today, he announced that he was hanging up his boots once and for all, calling time on an 18-year career. But, his form took a sharp dive and he struggled to score on a consistent basis, with the striker failing to lodge double digits in any league campaign for Chelsea .

Sport Murray wins doubles title in return from hip surgery
Author: 0 Murray wins doubles title in return from hip surgery

Yet Murray moved well, served well and, crucially, stayed pain-free throughout the 7-6 (5), 6-3 win in front of an excitable crowd on Center Court at the grass-court event. "I'm going to go at my own pace and hopefully I keep progressing", he said. It seems a long, long time since Andy Murray's tennis fans saw the roaring face, the clenched fist, and the intense tennis that has made him such a favourite at home and across the world.

Sport Petr Cech returns to Chelsea in advisory role
Author: 0 Petr Cech returns to Chelsea in advisory role

Wan-Bissaka's late own goal contributed to England losing its opening group game 2-1 against France and Boothroyd feels the defender has been affected by talk he could be moving to Old Trafford. A change in approach to recruitment at Old Trafford has seen potential favoured, with a £15m move for Wales worldwide winger Daniel James already completed.

Sport Copa America | Argentina held by Paraguay
Author: 0 Copa America | Argentina held by Paraguay

However, the Asian champions are in the same boat as Argentina , with one point from two matches, and are even ahead of Lionel Scaloni's team on goal difference. "We are lucky to be alive", he said. Messi has now scored 68 goals and assisted a further 43 strikes in 132 matches for Argentina . Copa America 2019 Schedule in IST, Free PDF Download: Get Fixtures, Groups and Time Table With Match Timings and Venue Details of Football Tournament in Brazil .

Sport Ajax centre-back Matthijs de Ligt will join Juventus- Sky Italy
Author: 0 Ajax centre-back Matthijs de Ligt will join Juventus- Sky Italy

De Ligt , 19, has been stalling on making a decision about his future with some reports suggesting that the Netherlands global is weighing up several succulent offers. "I was surprised which is why I laughed!" "You are disappointed that you have lost and that is the only thing you are thinking about". Per Sky Italia, a £62m transfer fee plus considerable personal terms will see de Ligt opt for the Seria A giants.

Sport Israel Folau's GoFundMe Has Already Raised A Ridiculous Amount Of Money
Author: 0 Israel Folau's GoFundMe Has Already Raised A Ridiculous Amount Of Money

Just last Sunday, Folau gave a church reading in Sydney that was broadcast on social media where he condemned homosexuality . Folau has been widely slammed for creating the page and that's not surprising given The Australian's Business Review has reported the former Wallabies star boasts a burgeoning A$5.6 million property portfolio.

Sport Boston Celtics trade Aron Baynes to Phoenix Suns in draft-day deal
Author: 0 Boston Celtics trade Aron Baynes to Phoenix Suns in draft-day deal

He finished the year averaging 21.2 points, 7.8 rebounds and six assists per game. The Celtics and 76ers - two of the Eastern Conference's top teams last season - pulled off a trade involving Washington defensive standout Matisse Thybulle , and the trades started rolling in after that.

Sport Tampa Bay Rays could play portion of seasons in Montreal
Author: 0 Tampa Bay Rays could play portion of seasons in Montreal

I don't know. This is only in the exploration phase, but apparently it's serious. The ability to play games early in the season in Florida would preclude the need for a domed stadium, cutting the cost of a new building. Tampa Bay was twice abandoned at the altar, but the eventual reward was the expansion Rays. The Expos were MLB's first worldwide franchise and a popular destination for fans and visiting teams when they began, offering a lively, festive atmosphere at tiny Jarry Park with ...

Sport Zion Williamson is selected first by the New Orleans Pelicans
Author: 0 Zion Williamson is selected first by the New Orleans Pelicans

The Pelicans are reportedly sending Solomon Hill , the No. 57 pick and a future second-round pick to the Hawks as well in the deal. Williamson was overcome with emotion after NBA Commissioner Adam Silver finally announced he had been selected by the New Orleans Pelicans .

Sport United States of America vs. Sweden in 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup
Author: 0 United States of America vs. Sweden in 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup

The United States will finally face a tough opponent in the Women's World Cup , and it's a team that embarrassed the Americans in their last significant tournament. It's just a matter of who will they play in that round on June 24th? There were no new goal celebrations to rile up anti-US fans as with the previous two games - the USA's dominance will have to do as a talking point.

Sport Williamson guides Black Caps to win over South Africa
Author: 0 Williamson guides Black Caps to win over South Africa

David Miller (36) was just building up the momentum as he smashed an occasional four and a six. Frustrated the New Zealand batsmen with his cutters and slower balls. The win came against Afghanistan. On the other hand, South Africa registered their first victory in the tournament as they defeated Afghanistan in their last encounter.

Sport People Are Shot During Toronto Raptors NBA Championship Parade
Author: 0 People Are Shot During Toronto Raptors NBA Championship Parade

Jubilant Raptors fans decked out in the team's gear are jamming downtown Toronto this morning as they await the team's victory parade. "We do have people arrested with firearms, and that's the start of the investigation", Toronto Police Chief Mark Saunders told reporters.

Sport Adrian Wojnarowski To Announce NBA Draft Picks Early
Author: 0 Adrian Wojnarowski To Announce NBA Draft Picks Early

Various mock drafts have the Pistons selecting any number of players. Wojnarowski then began using euphemisms while spoiling the picks. In early speculations of this deal, insiders expected a third team to be involved, allowing the Pelicans to move that fourth pick for additional assets.

Sport Man United bid for 21-year-old rejected by Premier League rivals
Author: 0 Man United bid for 21-year-old rejected by Premier League rivals

Wan-Bissaka's widely reported desire to move to Old Trafford had brought Palace to the negotiating table. The 23-year-old played 43 times for PSV last season, scoring four goals and adding seven assists. Late goals from Jonathan Ikone and the Wan-Bissaka own goal put France in the lead after Phil Foden had opened the scoring for England early in the second half.

Sport Roman Abramovich set to offer Frank Lampard the Chelsea job
Author: 0 Roman Abramovich set to offer Frank Lampard the Chelsea job

Speaking on Monday, Rams owner Mel Morris affirmed: "We've made it clear to everyone, but most importantly to Frank, that we want to retain him for the long term". Both clubs have been contacted for comment by Press Association Sport. The Blues and Juventus have agreed a compensation package, understood to be in excess of £5million, for Sarri, 60, who signed a three-year deal with Chelsea when appointed last summer.

Sport Panic & stampede after shots fired at Toronto Raptors victory parade
Author: 0 Panic & stampede after shots fired at Toronto Raptors victory parade

They are urging fans to stay off the road so that the players and their floats can move along. "Right across the city, tens and tens of thousands of people were celebrating". "We got a few surprises up our sleeves but we are going to leave some of that for (Monday)", he said. Several bystanders intervened and Ujiri got onto the court without displaying any credentials, Kelly said.

Sport Lakers Likely To Break Up $24M In Cap Space On Multiple Players
Author: 0 Lakers Likely To Break Up $24M In Cap Space On Multiple Players

That will leave them far short of the $32.7 million they'd need to offer a max contract to Butler, Harris or any other free agents with 7-9 years of National Basketball Association experience. Philadelphia likely can't keep all three, though Butler might be their top priority after he was their best player in the postseason. Los Angeles will have difficulty filling out their roster this summer.