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Sport Australia in need of more composure after Germany loss - Ange Postecoglou
Author: 0 Australia in need of more composure after Germany loss - Ange Postecoglou

That was Cameroon coach Hugo Broos' reaction to his side's opening match against Chile , an indication that he will largely stick with the same starting line-up against the Socceroos . With 30 caps, the Paris St-Germain star has the most experience and is expected to lead by example in the attacking midfield role. His first effort from the edge of the box was blocked, but he placed a follow-up shot under the arms of Germany goalkeeper Bernd Leno to tie the match at 1-1.

Sport Knicks' Demands For Kristaps Porzingis Trade 'Ridiculous'
Author: 0 Knicks' Demands For Kristaps Porzingis Trade 'Ridiculous'

Without getting into the specifics in regards to the Jayhawks' Jackson , the Knicks boss did comment on what the driving force behind a Porzingis trade would be for the Knicks . The 7-foot-3 Porzingis, drafted by NY with the fourth overall pick in 2015, has averaged 16.1 points per game through the first 138 games of his National Basketball Association career.

Sport India's share of revenue hiked in latest deal
Author: 0 India's share of revenue hiked in latest deal

The other good news for BCCI is that it does not need to worry about facing legal action from the Pakistan Cricket Board ( PCB ) over no bilateral series with the neighbours. If we don't want to play Pakistan in a bilateral series, no one can force us and neither will ICC interfere in any form. India is getting United States dollars 266 million (Rs 1718 crore) more than England, which will take home USD 139 million (Rs 898 crore).

Sport English FA end gambling sponsorships
Author: 0 English FA end gambling sponsorships

However, the FA will still continue to work with betting companies such as Ladbrokes who play a key part in sharing information relating to issues such as suspect betting patterns. FA officials are now pushing for the introduction of a football betting levy to be paid by all bookmakers placing bets on football matches, in the same way that the horseracing levy currently charges bookmakers operating in the UK.

Sport Ireland and Afghanistan awarded Test status by ICC
Author: 0 Ireland and Afghanistan awarded Test status by ICC

We provide comprehensive coverage of domestic and foreign news, business, sport, entertainment, science and technology, aiming to keep our intellectually curious readers interested and engaged. "Every achievement is great, but it opens the door to challenges". Afghanistan will host the matches in Greater Noida, India , and Sharjah, Dubai for time being and hope to host cricket match in Afghanistan some day.

Sport Kohli's India face the Caribbean grind as first ODI today
Author: 0 Kohli's India face the Caribbean grind as first ODI today

Indian skipper Virat Kohli despite of piling up huge scores at the Champions Trophy 2017 has failed to make it to Champions Trophy XI picked up by former English captain Michael Vaughan. Their vaunted batting line-up was obliterated by Pakistan's seam attack in the Champions Trophy final but it remains to be seen if the West Indies bowling armoury, shorn of their most potent weapon in injured fast bowler Shannon Gabriel, can present similar challenges on the Queen's Park Oval pitch for the ...

Sport Sailing: Japan knocked out in America's Cup semifinal
Author: 0 Sailing: Japan knocked out in America's Cup semifinal

Sir Ben Ainslie and his Land Rover BAR team were looking to take advantage of Emirates Team New Zealand's dramatic capsizing on Tuesday but wind speeds of more than 24 knots put paid to their hopes. "The challenge continues, we will be back stronger". Burling said the capsize "was fully our error" as the boat accelerated and got high on its foils.

Sport Kiwis back to challenge U.S. in America's Cup
Author: 0 Kiwis back to challenge U.S. in America's Cup

The New Zealand team's double victory erased a one-point advantage the USA team earned in an earlier regatta and gave them an early lead as they showed superior speed over the defending champions in the opening races. team. With a five-day gap until the next races, Oracle will work 24-hour days with their design and technical team to improve their boat speed, as they seek to match New Zealand's edge.

Sport Goretzka gets Germany over the line against Australia
Author: 0 Goretzka gets Germany over the line against Australia

Today, we have the opportunity to see these two teams square-off yet again in their Confederations Cup match today from Olimpiyskiy Stadion Fisht, in Sochi, Russia , and both teams have excellent records since their last Cup matchup in 2005.

Author: 0 Ward stops Kovalev in eight to win rematch

Then, after punching through Kovalev complaints that he had been hit low in the round - and previously in the bout - Ward battered Kovalev in a corner with two devastating body blows on the belt that forced him to keel over and inspire referee Tony Weeks to stop the bout two minutes, 29 seconds into the round.

Sport Dwyane Wade opts in for 2nd year with Bulls
Author: 0 Dwyane Wade opts in for 2nd year with Bulls

If you feel that the team is put in a position that that person or two people can help take you to that next level, then yeah I will make that call. They were among the youngest teams in the league last season, cast as a team that could be a force once all of their pups grew up.

Sport Oscar receives lengthy ban for causing mass brawl in Chinese Super League
Author: 0 Oscar receives lengthy ban for causing mass brawl in Chinese Super League

The Brazilian kicked the ball violently and purposefully against two Guangzhou R&F players, resulting in a fight on the pitch between both sets of teams. The Chinese Football Federation has now chose to take retrospective action against the former Chelsea midfielder. SIPG coach Andre Villas-Boas defended Oscar afterwards, saying he was "just being passionate", and Oscar denied he purposely aimed the ball at Guangzhou players.

Author: 0 White Rock's Jason Garrison selected by Vegas in National Hockey League expansion draft

The results of the expansion draft were revealed during the 2017 NHL Awards Show in Las Vegas . Also Wednesday night, the Vegas Golden Knights picked their first players in the expansion draft. "The people of Las Vegas are going to be happy with what we did". McPhee now has 12 total picks in this year's draft, which includes three in the first round.

Author: 0 Di María fined for Spanish tax fraud

Cristiano Ronaldo has also been accused in the last week, while Lionel Messi was convicted a year ago and handed a 21-month sentence. Di Maria admitted to two counts of fraud, which hold six-month sentences each, but will not face any jail time.

Sport Ronaldo ready to pay $16.39 million in Spanish tax fraud case
Author: 0 Ronaldo ready to pay $16.39 million in Spanish tax fraud case

The claims against Mourinho come amid a lengthening list of tax fraud cases involving soccer stars in Spain. Just weeks after Leo Messi was sentenced for tax fraud and just days after Cristiano Ronaldo threatened to quit Spain over being accused of owing €14.7m in tax, Mourinho is the latest to be accused.

Author: 0 Simona Halep defeats Karolina Pliskova in French Open semifinals

Pliskova, who is not a claycourt expert, played her best match of the tournament, but it was not enough to subdue Halep, whose never-say-die attitude helped her survive a quarter-final against Elina Svitolina, during which she saved a match point.

Sport Celtics reportedly have spoken to Timberwolves about No. 7 pick
Author: 0 Celtics reportedly have spoken to Timberwolves about No. 7 pick

Had George been named All-NBA on the first, second or third teams - as voted on my members of the media - he would've been eligible for a designated veteran's max, allowing him to receive a five-year, $207 million deal from the Pacers . Despite George's vast talent, a one-year rental of George means the Pacers won't get very much back. Celtics may trade down for Dennis Smith Jr.

Sport Cubs send struggling Schwarber to Triple-A Iowa
Author: 0 Cubs send struggling Schwarber to Triple-A Iowa

One of the many heroes of this era of Cubs baseball has hit an extended rough patch in his third season with the team. Schwarber, the fourth overall pick in the 2014 amateur draft, is batting just.171 with 12 homers and 28 RBIs in 64 games.

Sport Di Maria agrees deal in Spain over tax fraud
Author: 0 Di Maria agrees deal in Spain over tax fraud

The accusation against Mourinho comes a week after the Madrid-based prosecutor's office accused Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo of defrauding Spain's tax office of 14.7 million euros ($16.5 million). The deal will have to be ratified by a judge when the case goes to court. Now Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is the same man. Ronaldo and Mourinho are the latest members of the soccer elite to be accused of tax fraud in Spain.

Sport West Indies unchanged as India move on after Anil Kumble's exit
Author: 0 West Indies unchanged as India move on after Anil Kumble's exit

West Indies will again be captained by Jason Holder, and the all-rounder has very little to work with as far as big-time experience is concerned. However, they whitewashed Afghanistan 3-0 in the T20 series and while the three-ODI series ended 1-1 after the deciding match got washed out.

Sport Family affair: Lakers grab Lonzo Ball with 2nd overall pick
Author: 0 Family affair: Lakers grab Lonzo Ball with 2nd overall pick

Bryan Colangelo, the 76ers president of basketball operations, played coy about the pick even after swapping the first and third picks with Boston and giving up a future number one pick to get the first choice of unclaimed talent. 3 pick in this year's draft was enough to pry to the No. 1 pick away from the Boston Celtics . When you have seven first-round picks in the next three years, it makes it a lot easier to go and execute trades like this.

Author: 0 Hamilton wins in Canada for sixth time

The Briton is arguably the best driver of his generation and he proved it in style by grabbing the Grand Prix title beating the second placed Valtteri Bottas with a staggering lead of 20 seconds. Hamilton entered the day trailing Sebastien Vettel, who finished fourth, by 25 points. "It's always been a special place for me", said Hamilton. Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes is more united than he has ever known in his five years at the team as it responds to the challenge from Ferrari this ...

Sport Lions captain Warburton on bench, O'Mahony leads team
Author: 0 Lions captain Warburton on bench, O'Mahony leads team

As a player, he was as fierce as they come, playing a leading role as Scotland produced one of their most stirring performances of all time in beating England to the Grand Slam in 1990. In 2005 the lineout collapsed completely in the first Test; they lost five of their own before half-time partly as a outcome of a belated change to their calls because of fears the All Blacks had cracked the codes.

Sport Harry Kane comes to England's rescue against Scotland
Author: 0 Harry Kane comes to England's rescue against Scotland

Josip Ilicic inspired Slovenia to victory over hapless Malta to keep its World Cup qualification ambitions on track at Stadion Stozice. There have been 114 meetings between the countries but none have ended as dramatically. Griffiths was well wide with a couple of efforts but he soon found his range in sensational fashion, with two free-kicks putting Scotland in the driving seat.

Sport Death of USA student held by North Korea shocks fellow ex-detainees
Author: 0 Death of USA student held by North Korea shocks fellow ex-detainees

Thornton said the talks would cover the South China Sea , where Beijing's island-building and construction of possible military facilities have rattled neighbours and caused tension with Washington; U.S. Young Pioneer Tours is not the only company reconsidering its policy for American tourists in the wake of Warmbier's death. On Wednesday the United States and China held a high-level meeting in Washington D.C., where conversation focused heavily on North Korea , The Nikkei reported.

Sport David Griffin's Ask For More Money, Power Upset Cavs Owner
Author: 0 David Griffin's Ask For More Money, Power Upset Cavs Owner

That, according to a Tuesday ESPN report that details exactly how Cavs owner Dan Gilbert reached the point of firing the GM who led his franchise to three consecutive NBA Finals. Just one week has passed since the Cleveland Cavaliers season came to an end in Oakland, California and already there could be some potential massive shakeups to the roster.

Author: 0 Nadal to miss Queen's Club tournament to rest

He said: "There has been a little while since I played a very good Wimbledon ". He said: "This tournament, I have been playing great during the whole event since the beginning". He skipped the tournament a year ago, when he was dealing with the injured left wrist that forced him to withdraw from the 2016 French Open after two matches.

Sport F1 triple-header due to 2018 World Cup final
Author: 0 F1 triple-header due to 2018 World Cup final

Wimbledon will avoid the men's singles final clashing with the British Grand Prix next year after Formula One confirmed the dates for next season. The Chinese GP on April 8 will continue to be the second race of the year following the opener in Australia's Melbourne on March 25.