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Pakistan called off Bangladesh cricket tour


He told AFP he had spoken to Bangladesh cricket board representatives on the sidelines of an International Cricket Council meeting in Dubai, and "decided to postpone the series for one or two years". "If the series does get officially cancelled, we have to go into discussion with them. We have cleared the financial issues so there's no need to talk about those things now", he explained. Read More »

IPL 10: Samuels replaces injured de Kock in Delhi Daredevils squad


Samuels was among the unsold players in the February's IPL auction at the Ritz-Carlton hotel in Bengaluru, with a base price of INR 100 lakhs. The two-time World T20 victor last played in the IPL for Pune Warriors in 2013, which is the only team that he has represented in the competition. Read More »

ICC's revised revenue model not acceptable to BCCI: C.K. Khanna

A peeved senior official on Wednesday said that while it was expected that there will be resistance with current BCCI dispensation's bete noire Manohar at the helm, they were taken by surprise when Zimbabwe and Bangladesh - the two votes that BCCI thought of as assured - never came their way. Read More »

Celtics beat Bulls, take 3-2 lead in series

He missed his first five shots and didn't register his first field goal until there were 42.6 seconds remaining in the first half. If we would have talked mid-season that they would be hanging in there with a one seed in the playoffs I would have said you are insane. Read More »

Nevada gambling revenue jumps almost 7.5 percent in March


Reno saw an eight percent increase to 50.8 million, Sparks a two percent increase and North Lake Tahoe a more than seven percent increase. Lawton said one of the most impressive set of numbers in the March data was sports pool win which increased more than 225 percent to $31.4 million. Read More »

Hazard happy to put pressure on Spurs


Antonio Conte has a solid roster to work with tonight, which will give his team much better chance. "After the Tottenham game, I said I'm sure he's keeping his goals for the final weeks of the season". And for us it's great. "We played the football and played in an exciting way, but it wasn't enough to win the game". "We have a big game this weekend [at Everton]". Read More »

NFL Draft: Who does Carson Wentz want the Eagles to draft?

Mitchell Trubisky has been the NFL Draft's hottest quarterback prospect for several weeks now, but with the first-round just hours away, he's suddenly become the key to the first round. "It's something since high school ", he said, noting that New Orleans lacks "a lot of things that kids can go in there and stay out of trouble". "They'll be one of the best safety tandems in football and they can leave Jimmie Ward at corner". Read More »

Daniel Cormier Wants Jon Jones At UFC 214 This July


OSP, 34, sprang back into the winner's column with a submission victory over Marcos Rogério de Lima at UFC Fight Night 108 on Saturday, submitting the Brazilian with a Von Flue choke in the second round. "I think he should take a tune-up fight. But the bigger question is who would he fight?" Jones is eligible to return to the Octagon in July, and Dana White has said the former champ can fight Cormier if he's ready. Read More »

Browns Site Staff Mocks Unanimous In Taking Myles Garrett First Overall


But I think there's a reason behind that, and I think it's because of the ankle". Sure, they've been mocked for it but to this point the execution of their plan has been almost flawless as the front office positioned the franchise to be able to control the next 2 drafts by accumulating a combined 8 picks in the first 2 rounds for 2017 and 2018. Read More »

Mourinho: We had to make a decision to play for the draw

Manchester City dominated proceedings at Etihad Stadium, holding 66% of possession and having 20 attempts on goal to United's three. The youngster only came on as a substitute at the Etihad in the 86th minute however it was still enough time for him to get injured. Read More »

Shelby Miller Sent For Third Opinion From Dr. James Andrews


Miller did acknowledge, however, that Dr. ElAttrache the D-Backs physician provided him similar evaluations of the elbow. "I'm pretty torn up about not being able to pitch for a while". Miller was acquired in a much-criticized trade with Atlanta before last season, sending outfielder Ender Inciarte and two top prospects - No. 1 draft pick Dansby Swanson , right-handed pitcher Aaron Blair - to the Braves. Read More »

Browns have known who they're taking No. 1 for two weeks


Bing predicts six of the top 10 picks to be defensive players, including three defensive backs. It's clear that the Philadelphia Eagles have a gaping hole at running back heading into the 2017 NFL Draft. Think about that: a player for a team in the SEC showed out because he knew that he could coast. Another top draft prospect, former Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon , has already dropped off the radar of several teams following his involvement in a 2014 assault case . Read More »

What is the Denver Broncos draft order?


The Broncos may have to move up because multiple teams behind them - namely, the New York Giants, who have the No. 23 selection, the Houston Texans, who have the No. The Broncos have the No. 20 overall pick in the first round, and while they went quarterback last year, they need to bolster their offensive line with the pick this year. Read More »

David Krejci (upper body) still unavailable for Bruins

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) - Dion Phaneuf scored at 1:59 of overtime and Ottawa rallied for a victory over Boston . "It was very special, one of the most special moments I've lived as a coach because it's everybody. Then there are the Celtics, with their first division title since 2012, and a good shot to return to their first NBA Finals since 2010 thanks to a high seed in an albeit weak Eastern Conference. Read More »

Gareon Conley, projected first-round pick, accused of rape


The report states the victim was transported to the hospital for treatment and to be administered a rape kit. No charges have been filed against Conley, and an investigation by Cleveland police is ongoing. She chose to leave her friends and go with Conley back to his room. She told Conley she wanted to watch the couple in the bathroom. Police spokeswoman Jennifer Ciaccia said investigators are making arrangements to interview Conley. Read More »

Gareon Conley accused of rape; lawyer denies allegations


A short time later, the victim told police Conley grabbed her and raped her. Conley is alleged to have raped a woman in a Cleveland hotel, though he adamantly denies it and his lawyer has said there are three witnesses who would corroborate his denial (more on that here). Read More »

Attack leaves Dortmund fighting blood, sweat and tears battle


Defender Marc Bartra was injured, along with a police officer escorting the bus, and the game was postponed for 24 hours. Three separate claims of responsibility have been made for the attack but police are still looking for suspects after an Iraqi man was arrested and later cleared of involvement. Read More »

Dustin Johnson says he'll make return at Wells Fargo Championship


World number one Dustin Johnson will return to competition at the PGA Tour's Wells Fargo Championship next month. David Winkle of Hambric Sports Management said Tuesday that Johnson's "range of motion is certainly better, but he is following the protocol and recommendations of his doctors and trainers". Read More »

Ryan Getzlaf powers Ducks past Flames 3-2 in series opener


We want to create power plays and create our momentum for our team. That's the way it happens sometimes. "You can't win here", Ducks fans thundered. "Yeah, it's unfortunate. Not much else you can say about that". Game 2 is Saturday night at Honda Center. Certain moments in the game, I thought we had good looks to go up by two. Read More »

Chelsea extend Premier League leadership


A storming run by N Golo Kante forced Stephens into a desperate headed clearance and Costa had a penalty appeal turned down, but Chelsea were wavering until Cahill struck in first-half stoppage time . "My players showed me a great will and desire to win the game", Chelsea manager Antonio Conte said. League leaders Chelsea shift their focus to the Premier League as they host Southampton on Tuesday night. Read More »

Trey Mancini leads homer barrage as Baltimore Orioles top Toronto Blue Jays

Toronto lost for the eighth time in nine games and dropped to 2-10 overall. They should be inflicting major damage , not sitting at 2-10, having won their only games by three runs and one run, respectively. The Jays finally pushed across a run in the seventh when Chris Coghlan hit a one-out sacrifice fly to centre to score Troy Tulowitzki from third, off of rookie right-hander Stefan Crichton. Read More »

BCCI loses both revenue and governance vote in ICC meet

The sporting body also rejected a $100m (£78m) compensatory offer from Manohar ahead of a board meeting in Dubai on Wednesday (26 April). How did the BCCI lose? Caught in a fix, the BCCI is thought to be weighing its options, which as per its officials, also includes withdrawing from the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy . Read More »

NFL Mock Draft Version 5.0: Cleveland Browns use picks to move up

Conley, 21, has not been charged or arrested in connection to the alleged incident, according to Cleveland Police Dept. spokeswoman Jennifer Ciaccia. You can read the full statement from Conley below. If the 49ers went with a defensive lineman such as Stanford's Solomon Thomas or Alabama's Jonathan Allen , it would mark the third straight year their top pick went to that position (see: Oregon's Arik Armstead and DeForest Buckner). Read More »

Browns CB Haden wants Garrett with No. 1 pick

If the Browns do pull the trigger on a trade, they would prevent quarterback-hungry teams like the Jets, or the Bills at 10, from selecting the quarterback they like - whether that's Trubisky or Clemson's Deshaun Watson . "If you're the Browns, it's, 'ok, we have to get in front of Buffalo now. maybe we have to move up and trade with Carolina or the Chargers or Jets. if we want Trubisky, we want to be sure we get him, but we don't want to spend the No. Read More »

Thomas to play Tue., fly to Washington Wed


Isaiah Thomas scored 20 for Boston . But he did convey his sympathy after Monday's shootaround before Game 2 of the Cavaliers' series against the Indiana Pacers at Cleveland Clinic Courts. Thomas managed to lead the team with 33 points on 18 shots, but the struggles of the Celtics' bench allowed the Bulls to pull off a four-point upset. Read More »

Blue Jackets bring fight against Penguins home to Columbus

And the defending Stanley Cup champions are only too happy to ride the wave. Pittsburgh's Jake Guentzel gave the Penguins a 5-4 win and a commanding 3-0 lead in the first-round series with a goal 13:10 into overtime. Nutivaara's goal at 4:48 of the second period boosted the Blue Jackets' lead to 3-0. San Jose's quartet of 25-goal scorers in the regular season - Joe Pavelski, Brent Burns, Patrick Marleau and Logan Couture - have none so far in the playoffs. Read More »

Joshua bans his mother from Klitschko showdown

His father Robert will be among the 90,000 at the stadium but mum Yeta Odusanya will be at home in north London. The 27-year-old Joshua fought in Vegas as an amateur, but Lewis told Press Association Sport: "I'm shocked Anthony Joshua doesn't want to fight in Vegas". Read More »

Kane's focus on Tottenham not Chelsea in title run


While Arsenal would dearly love to scupper Tottenham's title bid, they too have more pressing concerns, namely trying to qualify for a 20th consecutive Champions League campaign. Should Spurs have been down to 10 men? Tottenham's Dele Alli , right, with Crystal Palace's Joel Ward during the English Premier League soccer match between Crystal Palace and Tottenham Hotspur at Selhurst Park stadium in London , Wednesday, April 26, 2017 . Read More »

Chris Hughton hails Brighton's promotion to the English Premier League


It would take Brighton losing all their remaining three games and third-placed Huddersfield overturning a 32-goal swing for the club to not be playing in the Premier League next season. "It would be unbelievable for us (winning the title), we're one win away and we'll try everything to do it on Friday, and if not Friday, we'll try and do it against Bristol City at home", he said "Some players never get memories like this in their career, so it's wonderful for us". Read More »

CL: Juventus get a sniff of Cardiff finale after win over Barcelona


Barcelona's comeback simply was never on the cards, with Neymar, Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi having a bad night and missing every potential chance to open up the game and start an incredible comeback. And two of the main men charged in keeping Barcelona scoreless in both games- Giorgio Chiellini and Leonardo Bonucci - seemingly wanted a piece of memorabilia from the shut-out. Read More »