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Pakistan beats West Indies by 3 runs in 2nd T20

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But the young pace bowler gave only two runs in his next three deliveries to seal a nervy win. From that point the balance was tilting in favour of Pakistan although West Indies captain Carlos Brathwaite , who had earlier taken three wickets on a sultry afternoon, battled to keep his team on course in partnership with fellow all-rounder Jason Holder. Read More »

PCB chief hints at legal action against BCCI amid series uncertainty

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Political relations have also been tense in the past but we still had cricket series. "If the Indian Government says okay, we will talk to the Pakistan Government", he said. "They have not said anything officially to us so far, so we are just going by the media reports". "We have now made a decision to pursue the legal course and we will be sending a notice to the BCCI after which we will move forward to recoup our losses as we want to play cricket and we don't believe in this matter of ... Read More »

Brazil through to Russian Federation

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Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho curled in a low opener for Brazil and Neymar capped an eventful evening with a goal in the second half before Marcelo added a late third in São Paulo. Once again, Neymar has scored for the Brazilian team. "I am a little surprised with the time they gave me to make the change". Bolivia's striker Marcelo Martins waves after his team defeated Argentina 2-0 in a 2018 World Cup qualifying soccer match in La Paz, Bolivia, on Tuesday, March 28, 2017. Read More »

Stuckey's roster replacement is ex-Pacer Lance Stephenson

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The third year is a team option. Stephenson last played for the Pacers in 2013-2014. Those teams include the Charlotte Hornets, LA Clippers, Memphis Grizzlies, New Orleans Pelicans, and Minnesota Timberwolves. 10, was the last time the franchise was in the lottery. Stephenson plays hard and with emotion and that may be one of his bigger contributions to an IN team that often lacks intensity. Read More »

There are enough spiders to eat all of us in one year

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According to a recent survey conducted in North Carolina homes, reported The Washington Post , spiders were discovered in 100 percent of those homes tested, including 68 percent of bathrooms and more than three quarters of bedrooms. For instance, one study estimated that global average spider density stands at about 131 spiders per square meter. Some habitats, such as deserts and tundra, are home to fewer spiders. Read More »

Ref target of death threats after Kentucky loss

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Higgins was an official in the Wildcats' Elite Eight loss to the North Carolina Tar Heels on Sunday. Come on, Kentucky fans, be better. But Kentucky fans have made that almost impossible this week, flooding his roofing business' Facebook page with fake reviews and continuing to criticize the crew's performance, particularly during the first half of Sunday's game. Read More »

Saints coach Payton: Team not looking to bring in Manziel

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Butler, a restricted free agent, met with Payton from March 15-16 to get a feel for the organization and negotiate a contract, but the two sides have been in a holding pattern since that point. "We had a chance to visit with him", Payton said. "Hopefully as we head into our final draft board readings here in the next month, we'll be in position when the draft begins to help our team in a number of ways". Read More »

NFL owners approve Raiders' move from Oakland to Las Vegas

But Raiders fans - oldtimers in Oakland and new ones awaiting the team in Las Vegas - shouldn't expect the team to tank all of a sudden. The cost for the state of the art facility is estimated to cost $1.9 billion, per a report from the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee. Read More »

Portugal airport to be named after Ronaldo near his hometown

Claesson prodded home at the near post on 76 minutes to equalise before Sweden really rained on the parade with an injury-time victor thanks to an own goal from Cavaco Cancelo. Tourism is the economic mainstay of Madeira, which lies about 500 kilometers (310 miles) off the northwest coast of Africa. Selecao broke the deadlock after 18 minutes as Ronaldo scored for the second straight game by volleying home Gelson Martins' cross from close range. Read More »

India Win Dharamshala Test Match - Kohli, Smith All Praise For Pitch

I don't know exactly. Sourav Ganguly said that Australia have been playing this brand of cricket since Steve Waugh days. On the contrary, India won "a million dollar prize" for finishing at the No. It has always been the Australian way to pummel the opposition with the filthiest of abuse on the field, only to expect them to forget it all and join them for a beer in the dressing-room after. Read More »

Scarlett Johansson Checks Out Her Competitors

Scarlett Johansson has finally fired back at her estranged husband Romain Dauriac for blaming her work schedule for their divorce. And it is through this quest that the Major will face a large number of threats, She will not hesitate to confront during stylized action scenes and choreographed to perfection. Read More »

Cowboys likely to release Tony Romo before OTAs

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When healthy, Romo is a more than serviceable quarterback in the NFL. Per Darlington, the Denver Broncos haven't "closed the door" on Romo, but they aren't actively pursuing him. Interestingly, that seems to have changed over the past weekend. I would be going insane. NFL Network's Jane Slater reported that star quarterback Tony Romo, citing a league source on Monday, "has taken [the] situation very personally in Dallas and has distanced himself from teammates and coach who were ... Read More »

Arsene Wenger 'set to sign new two-year deal'

It was the anti-Wenger camp who were most present and vocal by the end, though, holding aloft banners declaring "Enough is enough" and booing their beleaguered manager's decision to substitute Sanchez, who had picked up a knock. "We lose game after game at the moment and that for me is much more important than my future". "I know what I will do", said Wenger. As long as I am at the club, whether that is for two more years, 10 more years or four more months, that will not be different. Read More »

Maye hits late jumper to lift North Carolina to Final Four

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Dorsey fired 27 points including six triples against Kansas while Brooks added 17. It all totaled to a Final Four trip for Martin, he of the booming voice and terrifying faces. "I was thinking the other day about the unbelievable sustained excellence he's had", Gonzaga coach Mark Few said Monday on a Final Four coaches' teleconference. Read More »

Real Madrid Continue Pursuit of Chelsea Magician With View to Summer Transfer

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Daily Mirror: Middlesbrough defender Ben Gibson will be a summer target for the Premier League's top six. Hazard, 26, moved to West London in the summer of 2012 from French club Lille in a deal worth around £28m (€32m, $35.2m). To that end, Antonio Conte will be handed a €200m budget to bolster his squad with the likes of James Rodriguez, Romelu Lukaku, Alvaro Morata, and Monaco's Tiemoue Bakayoko. Read More »

Ryan Giggs has some technical advice for Marcus Rashford

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Sport go on to claim that talks have already been held with Neymar's representatives, with the club reportedly ready to offer the 25-year-old a staggering £415,000-a-week. Speaking to the Sun last week, the striker said: "The Premier League is a championship that amazes me. I'm a completely different player now compared to where I was this time last season", he told reporters. Read More »

Hamilton and Vettel relishing head-to-head battle

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Asked about his relationship with Vettel compared to Rosberg, Hamilton said: "I mean I would not compare it". Hamilton had a tense relationship with Nico Rosberg in their duel for dominance at Mercedes, which has dominated the last three seasons. Read More »

McGregor Vs. Mayweather Fight: Date, Odds, Everything Else You Need To Know

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I'm sorry, ' says McGregor. However, if and when the fight between these two superstars does materialise, it will be one you won't want to miss with the defence of Mayweather being tested by McGregor's punch power. "Outside the ring, I'm a gentleman". "It's about what I say". Conor McGregor, they said you finally opened your mouth, and you're back to talking (expletive). Read More »

36 reasons Gonzaga can win it all

So it'll be a year of firsts in Phoenix. The Wildcats missed their last six field goals of the first half, while North Carolina went scoreless in the final 3:26, but held a 38-33 lead at the break. North Carolina and OR have never met before in the NCAA Tournament. When a team reaches the second week of the tournament, the media's focus on that team intensifies greatly because there are only 16 teams left to cover. Read More »

Russell Westbrook triple-doubles but Thunder loses to James Harden's Rockets

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The play of Harden's supporting cast, elevated by his ability to draw the defence in before dishing to his teammates for open looks, lifted the Rockets to a victory which at times seemed all but guaranteed. Andre Iguodala chipped in with 20 points off the bench for the Warriors. The Beard played well, racking up 22 points, 11 assists, and 5 boards, but based on his standards he didn't have a phenomenal game. Read More »

Raiders Reportedly Will Have Enough Votes to Approve Las Vegas Relocation

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In fact, per ESPN, 30 other teams went the same way during an early morning vote in a luxurious ballroom at the Biltmore Hotel. One of the United States' most colourful and storied teams will become the first to play in Sin City , an area previously viewed somewhat dimly by the NFL's hierarchy due to its association with gambling. Read More »

Virginia Tech can't overcome Bronson Koenig, Wisconsin

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The Hokies, the ninth seed in the East, fall to 22-11 overall, while the eighth seed Badgers improve to 26-9 overall. Zach LeDay led the Hokies (22-11) with 23 points. Bronson Koenig, a senior who has been part of the postseason success during the past four years, led the Badgers with 28 points and shot 8-for-17 on three-pointers. Read More »

Stan Wawrinka, Roger Federer advance to Miami Open

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It's really windy on the court, so it's never easy. I'm happy with the way I was moving, the way I was playing and my attitude in general was really positive. However, the young prodigy slowly gained momentum and managed to take the first set into a tie-breaker. Federer won his first 20 service points, won 84 percent of his first serves over the match . Read More »

Netherlands sack coach Danny Blind after latest setback

Blind, 55, took over as coach from Guus Hiddink in 2015, but his side failed to qualify for the European Championships in France last summer. The former Ajax boss was dismissed by the Royal Dutch Football Association (KNVB) with the Oranje at risk of missing out on a second major worldwide tournament. Read More »

Joe Ledley denies laughing about Seamus Coleman's leg break

Neil Taylor's collision with the Donegal man immediately had the watching Ireland and Everton fans hugely concerned, but there is now at least some semblance of positivity coming from the Ireland camp with manager Martin O'Neill confirming the surgery on Coleman's leg has been a success. Read More »

Dell Technologies Match Play: Friday's hole of the day

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Kjeldsen is the No. 62 seed, which would match the tournament record for lowest seed to win (Kevin Sutherland in 2002) if he were to go all the way through. A par was good enough to win the eighth and birdies on the 10th and 12th helped Rahm seal another emphatic victory in the €9million event. "I certainly have not done that". Read More »

Mark Cuban makes fun of Blake Griffin after run-in with JJ Barea

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The Clippers were afforded one last chance to win with 0.9 seconds to go, but guard J.J. Redick's leaning three-point attempt just missed off the back iron. Curry led all scorers with 23 points, while Barnes scored 21. He finished a ideal 6-of-6 from the floor-the 22nd game of his career with at least that many makes without a miss and first of 2016-17-for 14 points, 18 rebounds and two blocks. Read More »

Anthony Crolla was nearly pulled out of Jorge Linares fight

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He was absolutely brilliant", while sparing a thought for Manchester's ace fighter, saying , "It is so hard when Anthony Crolla comes up to you and says "I'm so sorry". We all got that wrong. "I can (be nasty) and I think that's been seen". Crolla is already targeting his next high-profile fight, however, hinting that he is open to fighting Stateside after seeing his profile rise in another real battle with classy opponent Linares. Read More »

Suns' Booker scores 70, but C's still win

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His free throw with 45.2 seconds left broke Elgin Baylor's record of 64 points against Boston , set in 1959. Booker's huge night was the highest-scoring game since Kobe Bryant scored 81 in 2006, and just the sixth 70-point game in National Basketball Association history - joining Wilt Chamberlain, Elgin Baylor, David Thompson and David Robinson . Read More »

Daniel Ricciardo hoping to reward compatriots

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Of his chances of becoming F1's youngest world champion this season, Verstappen, 19, said: "If I have the vehicle I can challenge for the title". "It happened quickly, I could feel the rear was starting to come around", Ricciardo said of his smash. Read More »