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India Stepping to Win T20 Series

That said, given it is a decider, we shouldn't expect shocking moves. Farhaan Behardien dropped two catches on Sunday, including this hard effort from the bat of Suresh Raina . "They were positive and took calculated risks". Coming in to bat first, the hosts scored 130 for the loss of three wickets with the help of brisk half-centuries from Lizelle Lee and skipper?Dane van Niekerk.

LeBron James Reacts to Cavs' First Loss Since Trade Deadline

Although, they were reasonably competitive in a 121-114 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder. And after scoring 18 points and adding nine assists to key Washington's win over Cleveland, Beal reiterated his "Everybody eats", slogan. With the project in limbo until a deal on the financing was reached last September, the 2020 game was subsequently awarded to Chicago and the 2021 game to Indianapolis.

Who is Jaspal Atwal?

Jaspal Atwal photographed with Canadian PM's wife Sophie Trudeau at an event in Mumbai on 20 February. The news came after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spent his third morning in India meeting with six of this country's most influential business tycoons making deals that he says will create at least 5,000 new jobs in Canada .

Yankees' Brandon Drury faces Tommy Kahnle in first BP swings following trade

On the Yankees' side of things, Drury, 25, fills a need for infield depth at second and third. With the Rays trading away players left and right, Arizona pounced on Souza and his 30 home runs from a season ago. Before the trade, touted third baseman prospect Miguel Andujar seemingly had a realistic shot to win the job this spring even though he has just five games of big-league experience, including six innings at thir base.

Champions League: Bayern dominates Besiktas in 5-0 rout

Both sides staged an evenly balanced performance but things changed with 16 minutes played as Domagoj Vida received his marching orders after bringing down Robert Lewandowski , who was through and running goalwards. David Alaba's effort was blocked, then Mats Hummels headed straight at goalkeeper Fabri after a brilliant cross from James Rodriguez . "In the first half we lacked tempo, our passing wasn't precise enough and it allowed Beşiktaş to play", he said, adding that Bayern ...

Is there a curling crisis in Canada?

Canada had medalled at every event since curling was introduced to the Olympics in 1998, twice taking gold, but after a tense 6-5 defeat to Britain where they made a series of mistakes, they have a record of three wins and five defeats with one match remaining and can not progress to the semi-finals.

Conte confident Chelsea can produce 'something incredible' at Nou Camp

Only one outcome could be envisaged. At London's Stamford Bridge, Lionel Messi finally got a goal against Chelsea in nine games. "One mistake and we know very well when you make a mistake against Barcelona and players like Messi , Suarez and (Andres) Iniesta you pay.

Oxfam says staff intimidated witnesses in Haiti sex scandal

Following discussions with the Department for International Development, Oxfam yesterday said it would not seek further Government funding . He revealed that 7,000 individuals had cancelled direct debits to the charity in the last 10 days, and said that of the 26 cases reported, 16 had taken place in Oxfam's global programmes.

Rays send Steven Souza to Diamondbacks in three-way trade with Yankees

The Souza trade is a surprising followup to Saturday night's deals when the Rays traded RHP Jake Odorizzi to the Twins and DFA'd 2017 All-Star Corey Dickerson . Torres, who is recovering from Tommy John surgery to fix a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his left (non-throwing) elbow, will get a shot to start at third base in spring training, while Andujar could open the year as the starting second baseman.

Former ValleyCat JD Martinez signs with Red Sox

Martinez, the elusive free agent and former Arizona Diamondbacks player, and the Red Sox agreed to a contract of five years for $110 million. But not even the presence of Robert Van Scoyoc, the instructor who helped remake Martinez's swing four offseasons ago and became such a close friend that Martinez was in his wedding party, could top the Red Sox's offer; not with Arizona still owing $138.5 million to pitcher Zack Greinke and hoping to keep All-Star first baseman Paul Goldschmidt ...

Don't lie: Mourinho slams reports of rift with Pogba

However, in a separate article , they also make it clear that this isn't something that can not be overcome, and there's little chance of seeing Manchester United accept bids for their star midfielder anytime soon. The second goal, understandably, damaged Huddersfield's belief although Billing's powerful shot forced Romero into his first action for some time after 72 minutes and Steve Mounie just missed the target with an 89th minute bicycle kick.

FA Cup Recap: Rochdale earn late draw, force replay against Tottenham

In defence, Toby Alderweirald could be given another start, as Pochettino continues his process of easing the centre-back into the team since his return from his injury. "The pitch was good, very good", he said. GK Michel Vorm, 6 - Beaten twice but can not really be blamed for either goal, and he stuck to Pochettino's principles in passing the ball out, even when things were not going to plan in front of him.

Gerard Pique warns FC Barcelona of Chelsea threat

The Blues head coach accepts his side must produce a ideal performance in Tuesday's last-16 Champions League first leg at Stamford Bridge to stand any chance of eliminating Barcelona . "But we for sure will work together, work with the team, but not just to try to stop him: if we focus on just man-marking Messi , it can be very unsafe".

Ferdinand not surprised by 'crazy' Ronaldo penalty

The European champions had trailed to Adrien Rabiot's opener on 33 minutes, but Ronaldo converted a penalty to level on 45 minutes before he netted in somewhat fortuitous fashion on 83 minutes. Ronaldo, formerly a PSG target, was ineffectual in open play but scored twice to change the game while Neymar , all tricks and fancy touches, failed to have a telling impact.

With Darvish, well-armed Cubs hold first spring workout

I noticed a little Facebook head-scratching over Darvish getting a six-year, $126-million contract when his record reads 56-42 with a 3.42 ERA after five seasons with the Rangers and the Dodgers . Louis Cardinals are also in the fray. "All of us were really impressed and really comfortable". He had put a lot of thought into things that had gone right in his career and things that he wanted to continue to improve and what his goals were for the rest of his career.

World Rugby Admit Huge Mistake Made In Wales & England Clash

In a statement later on Tuesday, World Rugby said: " World Rugby has clarified to the Wales team management as part of the usual review process with teams that the TMO made an error in the application of law during the England v Wales match at Twickenham".

Olympics Women's Slalom Featuring Mikaela Shiffrin Postponed Due to Weather

The wind gusts have been strong enough to push people around; by evening, metal detectors outside venues and all signage were laid down on the ground, to prevent them from being picked up by the gusts. local time . Atle Skaardal, chief race director for women's FIS races, said he was optimistic of staging both the giant slalom and slalom on Thursday and Friday respectively.

Sky wins bulk of Premier League rights as value slips

The final two packages of games are interesting - they consist of the full round of fixtures from three midweek rounds of fixtures along with a round of games fixed for a Bank Holiday. As it stands the broadcaster will pay £9.3m per game, whereas in 2015 it paid about £11m per game. It includes the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League, the Emirates FA Cup, MotoGP, boxing, Aviva Premiership rugby and European Rugby Champions Cup.

Mark McMorris, Max Parrot win Canada's first two medals at Winter Olympics

Norway's Kleveland, ranked number one in the world and fresh off the back of Winter X Games gold last month, wowed fans with backside 1440 mute grab on the way to a score of 83.71 in the first run. Gerard , 17, convinced the jury with his unconventional choice of route in the slopestyle final and got 87.16 points to win America's first gold here, reports Xinhua news agency.

Tottenham vs. Arsenal - Bookmakers' view

Arsenal who recently got back to winning ways as their new signings Hendrik Mkhitaryan and Pierre Emerick Aubameyeng starred in their terrific 5-1 demolition of Everton last weekend. Four minutes in, Kane kept up his remarkable record against Arsenal . Ozil is often made the scapegoat in games like this and in times gone by, he didn't exactly help himself.