The First innings of Australia scored 300 with Smith's century. He also commended Rahane's leadership in the final Test. Smith had apologised at the end of Dharamsala Test and conceded that emotions got the better of him several times in the series which Australia lost 1-2.
Ronaldo already has a museum and bronze statue in his honour in his birth town of Funchal. The airport of Madeira, the Atlantic Ocean island birthplace of Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo , was renamed in his honour on Wednesday. The plaque paying triple to Cristiano Ronaldo and his copper statue outside the new Cristiano Ronaldo Airport in Madeira. "To see this airport bear my name is a very special thing", said Ronaldo, 32, who skippered Portugal to victory in the European ...
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With the pitch assisting the seamers more, Australia might have even sniffed the trophy, but a brilliant combined effort from all the India players to win the match and the series. Kohli was in no mood to forgive or forget at the series' conclusion on Tuesday. On Monday, footage indicated he called Murali Vijay a " cheat " for wrongly claiming a catch on Monday.
Back in the England setup for the first time since 2013, the 34-year-old Defoe cut a sprightly figure in training according to Liverpool playmaker Lallana, who cheered on the veteran striker during his childhood. Gareth phoned me and said "even if you're not in the squad I will still phone you". England's Jamie Vardy , 3rd right, scores his side's 2nd goal during the World Cup Group F qualifying soccer match between England and Lithuania at the Wembley Stadium in London, Great ...
Liverpool are also accused of going back on their promise to pay the player's private school fees after learning of a Premier League rule which prevents clubs from footing the bill for an individual child's education. Liverpool have been given a pre-Merseyside derby boost with Daniel Sturridge's return to training - but the chances of captain Jordan Henderson making the visit of Everton are unlikely.
Even before the United States took the field to face Puerto Rico for the World Baseball Classic championship on Wednesday night, Rob Manfred was confident in declaring this sometimes troubled tournament to be a smashing success. Still, they deserve credit for playing as well as a team can play without winning the title. "I love pitching in these moments; I love the atmosphere", Stroman said.
Another account was more creative, suggesting Ronaldo's face had morphed into a combination of former Formula One driver David Coulthard and Sloth from The Goonies . The Portuguese president Rebelo de Sousa was also in attendance Wednesday, praising the Real Madrid striker as "an example of excellence", despite political rumblings it was inappropriate to consign such a distinction to a sportsman.
Australian captain Steve Smith today said he was not sure if he was one of the "couple of individuals" from the Australian team who Virat Kohli did not want to be friends with, his expression belying the unease in the aftermath of an acrimonious Test series.
Kyrgios made a flying start, breaking Djokovic in the opening game of the match. A frustrated Djokovic smashed his racquet after losing the first set, but could find no way through against the Australian's serve, only earning his first deuce in the 10th game of the second set.
In stifling heat, Federer saw off Wawrinka in an hour and 20 minutes to claim a 90th career title - 19 short of Connors' record collection. "Congrats again today on the win". Asked later if it was the first time that he had been called the expletive, Federer said he'd heard it "many, many times before" in a joking way. However, in the opening game of the second set, Wawrinka broke Federer for the first time in the tournament and raced to a 2-0 lead.
The former Arsenal striker settled the Dortmund friendly against the Three Lions with a 30-yard screamer to call time on an global career spanning 130 games over 13 years. A fourth, Sami Khedira, dropped out hours before kick-off with a swollen ankle. Adam Lallana's powerful shot hit the post with 30 minutes gone. Podolski fired over Germany's best first-half chance after being set up by Manchester City's Leroy Sane.
Handscomb and Marsh played out two sessions without much qualms and prevented India from causing any serious damage, after the hosts took out Steven Smith and Matt Renshaw in quick succession in the first session. He tried to pad away a vicious turning delivery from Jadeja but it spun from outside leg to rattle the right-hander's off stump . I am really proud .
You won't be seeing Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green at an Oakland Raiders game in the wake of the team's announcement it was moving operations to Las Vegas beginning in 2020. The Raiders could occupy UNLV's Sam Boyd Stadium , which seats only 35,000, for 2019. During a podcast with CSN Bay Area this week , 49ers CEO Jed York didn't discount the idea.
The post Chelsea to make Hazard best-paid player in Premier League with £300,000-a-week deal appeared first on Vanguard News. The Blues sit on 69 league points as it stands, ten points clear of second-placed Spurs, and face the visit of Crystal Palace in the Premier League at Stamford Bridge on Saturday afternoon.
When Durant comes back, he'll be joining the strongest version of the Warriors we've seen all season. It seems like everything is going to hinge on that next evaluation. They were threatening to run the Warriors out of the building with a season-series sweep to pull within one in the loss column. After getting the ball stripped by Iguodala, leading to Curry's second dunk of the season, Lee got rejected emphatically at the rim by the person who took his starting job: Draymond Green .
Barcelona were quick to defend Messi, saying his ban was "unfair and totally disproportionate". Neymar, part of the side who won Olympic gold at Rio 2016, said: "I always think of overcoming my limits". Even if the "official" qualification doesn't come, there will surely be a party at Arena Corinthians in Sao Paulo. "He deserves to be the captain", Tite said.
At 35, Federer is the oldest ATP player to win one of the elite Master's titles, supplanting Andre Agassi who was 34 when he won in Cincinnati in 2004. "I always want more, and I'm going to try to do everything possible to be the victor next time, but I need to take what's positive". On Sunday, he showed that was no fluke as his dream season continued.
Vettel's triumph at Albert Park could be the tonic Ferrari, and F1, needed following Mercedes' clean sweep of drivers' and constructors' titles over the past three seasons. Massa was sixth for Williams with Perez scoring solid points for Force India with an impressive seventh place. "It is absolutely essential to remember that this is not the destination but the first step on a long road that must see us all focused on improving each and every day", he said.
Lionel Messi was handed a four-match ban by Federation Internationale de Football Association after he hurled a string of obscenities against a linesman in the Chile match. Bolivia, as Argentine coach Edgardo Bauza predicted, deployed a high press throughout the first half in hopes of exhausting a visiting squad unused to the altitude of 3,600 meters (11,800 feet).
According to USA Today , Brady's Super Bowl LI jersey and his Super Bowl XLIX jersey were reportedly found with credentialed press member Mauricio Ortega of Mexican newspaper La Prensa . Authorities didn't immediately state that the helmet potentially belonging to Miller was part of the same investigation, although FOXSports reported the item was found at the same time as the jerseys.
Fed by a slick interchange between Kroos and Andre Schurrle and afforded space by England , he took aim from 25 yards and produced a stunning effort that soared past Hart and into the top corner. Despite coming out second best thanks to a wonder strike from Lukas Podolski , England were arguably the better side on the night and had plenty of chances to find the back of the net - one of their only downsides was their failure to hit the mark.
Southgate revealed Sterling had been playing in discomfort at his post-match news conference - a possible cause for concern for City boss Pep Guardiola, whose side face crunch clashes at Arsenal and Chelsea when they return to the Premier League after the global break.
Last night made it clear that we don't have to wait for the Playoffs for awesome to happen. Team founder Jimmy Hewitt was inducted into Orlando Magic Hall of Fame before Wednesday night's game. Just when you've think you've seen it all from the dynamic point guard, he does something new and spectacular. The Hornets went 8 for 10 from 3-point range in the fourth quarter.
The highlight of Westbrook's masterclass was a devastating late burst of scoring which saw him net 19 points in the final six minutes of regulation time, draining a three-pointer with seven seconds remaining to send the game into overtime. Now, they're without their best player, they have no depth, they have no solid rim protectors and are forced to look to point guard Steph Curry, forward Draymond Green and shooting guard Klay Thompson to play more minutes.
At 32, James is rising up the list at a historic pace and Mavs forward Dirk Nowitzki is next on the list with 30,181 points, although he will certainly continue to add more. James now has 28,597 points (and counting). He is still just under 10,000 points away from all-time leader Kareem Abdul-Jabbar , who scored 38,387 points.
SC guard Sindarius Thornwell (0) puts up a shot against Florida during the second half of the East Regional championship game of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament, Sunday, March 26, 2017 , in NY. "Gambling's everywhere", Few said. The school couldn't find statistics from his second season. "We are a model for other schools", Roth said. Just in case you hadn't noticed.
Kohli was left seething by the conduct of Glenn Maxwell and other Australians during the third Test, feeling they mocked his shoulder injury. India's stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane (38 not out) hit two sixes in a row off paceman Pat Cummins en route to the team's seventh successive Test series victory, a run that kicked off with their triumph in Sri Lanka in 2015.
Manager Jim Leyland turned to relievers Sam Dyson , Pat Neshek and David Robertson from that point on. No more worries about satisfying the sometimes conflicting allegiances of his country, his players and the major league teams for which they play.
De Villiers, who will play for Titans in the Momentum One Day Cup final on Friday, will arrive in Bangalore on April 2. Vettori, while addressing the IPL side's first press conference of the season on Thursday, confirmed that although Kohli will be joining the RCB camp on April 2, his availability for matches will be dependent on the results of fitness tests conducted by the BCCI.
Ivan Davis has been a Raiders fan for about a half-century, celebrating Super Bowl titles, enduring long stretches of losing and sticking by them even during a 13-year move to Los Angeles. Irwin Kishner, an attorney who has played a role in financing stadium projects, had a more optimistic view, describing the agreement as an "excellent event for the city of Las Vegas".
It would have been a more emphatic play if Pachulia had rattled the rim with a slam dunk, but he was probably surprised by how wide open he was on the play. 76ers 106, Nets 101: Dario Saric scored 23 points, Robert Covington had 21 points and 13 rebounds and undermanned Philadelphia beat Brooklyn. The Warriors were without star forward Kevin Durant but they could soon welcome the eight-time NBA All-Star back from injury.
The loss increased the pressure on the beleaguered Frenchman and left Arsenal facing the prospect of failing to finish in the top four for the first time since he joined the club in 1996. Jonathan Walters levelled with a 38th-minute penalty awarded for a push on him by Cahill, but the England defender atoned to smash in a late victor from Cesc Fabregas's free-kick.
United's Executive Vice-Chairman, Ed Woodward told club's website, "Visiting North America will give the team the best possible preparation for the new season, using top-class training facilities and playing in some great stadiums". Manchester City's Premier League clash with Manchester United has been rescheduled for April 27 - a Thursday! The Brazil global has always been linked with a switch to Old Trafford, with newspaper reports in February suggesting that United were ready to ...
That's ridiculous. No way I would pay my way to attend a game". However, Davis said he would refund those deposits to fans who are upset with the team's plan to move to Las Vegas. "That would be nearly an automatic, because when you're designing it, you've got all the things you look for with the infrastructure, the hotels, the restaurants, everything that you need and would want, close proximity for all the events and things, the space to do all the events, and the handsome weather".