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Sports Shreyas Iyer in line to replace Virat Kohli for Afghanistan Test
Author: 0 Shreyas Iyer in line to replace Virat Kohli for Afghanistan Test

The report also adds that Cheteshwar Pujara and Ishant Sharma will play the historic Test match. Now, as far as Virat Kohli's replacement is concerned, Delhi Daredevils' skipper Shreyas Iyer , who has impressed one and all with his outstanding display of batting, is set to replace the Indian captain in the Test against Afghanistan.

Sports Trump's withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal isolates US
Author: 0 Trump's withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal isolates US

Mr Trump's announcement provoked angry scenes in the Iranian parliament where lawmakers set fire to a paper U.S. flag and chanted "Death to America! ". President Hassan Rouhani, a reformist who had hoped that the deal would boost living standards in Iran, struck a more pragmatic tone in a televised speech, saying Iran would negotiate with European countries, China and Russian Federation.

Sports Solo: A Star Wars Story
Author: 0 Solo: A Star Wars Story

In a new clip from the forthcoming Solo: A Star Wars Story , we are treated to the beginning of one of the best intergalactic relationships in cinematic history: that of Han Solo and Lando Calrissian . "That rebelliousness, that recklessness, and so that's informed a lot of the action and informed the way scenes are staged, the way the action's cut, the way it's shot, and I think you feel that in the trailer as well".

Sports Sir Alex Ferguson out of intensive care, says Manchester United
Author: 0 Sir Alex Ferguson out of intensive care, says Manchester United

The news will arrive with a massive sigh of relief for everyone, and the 76-year-old's family have requested continued privacy as he enters the next stage of his recovery. "I'm not surprised", said Giggs, speaking at the launch of the FAW and McDonald's Grassroots Football Awards. "Wishes and prayers to him and I hope he makes a full recovery".

Sports Ronaldo Should Be Fit For Champions League Final
Author: 0 Ronaldo Should Be Fit For Champions League Final

The Portugal global scored in the first-half of his side's 2-2 draw against Barcelona at Camp Nou, but was hurt in the process. Cristiano Ronaldo will be "150 per cent" fit for the Champions League final, according to Zinedine Zidane , despite his ankle injury in Sunday's Clasico .

Sports Devin Mesoraco making first start in Mets uniform on Wednesday
Author: 0 Devin Mesoraco making first start in Mets uniform on Wednesday

Per Rule 6.03, Cabrera's double was nullified and the out was credited to Jay Bruce , the fourth-place batter, because he was the next "proper batter". Flores struck out and is charged with the strikeout. Flores and Asdrubal Cabrera had two hits each for the Mets. The catcher received the putout for Bruce's out.

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Author: 0 "Stupid" dropped points ruined Chelsea's season, says Conte

Huddersfield Town travel to the capital to face Chelsea knowing that one point will be enough to secure another season in the Premier League . This will be the 50th game in which these two clubs have faced each other in the top flight, 22 of which going in favour of Huddersfield compared to 19 wins for the Blues.

Sports Dwane Casey to win NBCA Coach of the Year
Author: 0 Dwane Casey to win NBCA Coach of the Year

Snyder and Portland's Terry Stotts. The Raptors revamped their offence around improved three-point shooting and better ball movement, and focused on developing the bench. "I had the good fortune of working alongside Michael H. Goldberg each and every day". After Toronto was crushed 128-93 by Cleveland in Game 4, Paul Pierce took Casey to task on ESPN's The Jump , awarding the coach two pieces of his eight-piece "Blame Pie".

Sports Novak Djokovic stunned by Kyle Edmund at Madrid Open
Author: 0 Novak Djokovic stunned by Kyle Edmund at Madrid Open

At the moment where all hope seemed lost, Kyle Edmund stepped to the fore. The two-time victor in Madrid went on to claim a decisive break in the 10th game of the second set to wrap up the contest. "One or two points decide really these kind of matches". "She's a big server with a big forehand. That's where I draw my strength". It's just about going for it again.

Sports Zidane coy on Neymar rumours
Author: 0 Zidane coy on Neymar rumours

The Brazilian forward suffered a broken Metatarsal that ruled him out for most of the second part of the season and subsequently missed the second leg clash between PSG and Real Madrid in the Champions League. "I like to have the best and Neymar is, maybe I saw him a little easier going through PSG first than Barça to Madrid directly", the Spaniard said late past year.

Sports Chelsea winger Eden Hazard:
Author: 0 Chelsea winger Eden Hazard: "No chance" of Manchester United move

While the Belgium global concedes that his side are still reliant on Liverpool and Spurs dropping points to sneak into the top four, he has urged his team-mates to continue picking up wins in the hope of ending this campaign on a high. However, it was revealed earlier this year that negotiations over a new deal had been put on hold until after this summer's World Cup, where Hazard will be a key part of Roberto Martinez's Belgium squad.

Sports Emergency text alert testing in Alberta today
Author: 0 Emergency text alert testing in Alberta today

You might receive an emergency alert test over your smartphone this afternoon. "Wireless alerting will help improve and broaden our reach, so we can ensure more people have access to critical and potentially life-saving information in the event of an emergency", said Mike Farnworth , Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General.

Sports Cavaliers Complete Embarrassing Sweep of Raptors to Advance in Playoffs
Author: 0 Cavaliers Complete Embarrassing Sweep of Raptors to Advance in Playoffs

LeBron James (23) of the Cleveland Cavaliers in action during the National Basketball Association game between Cleveland Cavaliers and Philadelphia 76ers at Quicken Loans Arena on December 9, 2017 in Cleveland, United States. Game 3 saw the Raptors erase a 14-point deficit in the fourth quarter, only to have their hearts broken by James, who added another post-season buzzer-beater to his resume.

Sports Jurgen Klopp Must Guard Against Losing Momentum Ahead Of Champions League Final
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp Must Guard Against Losing Momentum Ahead Of Champions League Final

Speaking for his BCC Column , Jenas feels the last two games have been a poor indicator for the Liverpool attack. It's like this, but we are happy to be champions of the Premier League . Liverpool might have been suffering from a midweek hangover following their successful but emotionally draining Champions League semifinal, but they still fielded pretty much their strongest available side.

Sports UEFA picks Serbian referee Mazic for Champions League final
Author: 0 UEFA picks Serbian referee Mazic for Champions League final

The Portugal forward was taken off at half-time in Madrid's 2-2 draw with Barcelona on Sunday after sustaining an injury when he tapped in his side's equaliser after 15 minutes at the Camp Nou. "It is a sprain, but there is no particular damage on the fibula, it is a small sprain and his ankle is stable", Zidane said. There is still a chance that the 24-year-old will be fit enough to begin light training at Melwood next week, which would give him nearly two weeks to prove himself to ...

Sports Bears' Roquan Smith: Most items stolen from auto have been recovered
Author: 0 Bears' Roquan Smith: Most items stolen from auto have been recovered

Most of the items stolen from Roquan Smith have been recovered. The thief took Roquan's game worn helmet from the National Championship and many of his game jerseys from this past season. "Some of it, like his national championship helmet, is probably priceless". Smith reported to the Athens-Clarke Police Department that some items were taken from his vehicle.

Sports Mark Ingram releases statement after positive PED test
Author: 0 Mark Ingram releases statement after positive PED test

He has vigorously challenged the test results through the arbitration process. Another update should be available soon, as an arbitrator's opinion is due on or before May 16. Ingram is coming off his second Pro Bowl season for the Saints. He led the team with 230 carries for 1,124 yards and 12 touchdowns last season while adding 58 catches for 416 yards.

Sports Pillar scores on wild pitch as Blue Jays nip Rays
Author: 0 Pillar scores on wild pitch as Blue Jays nip Rays

Toronto has dropped 10 of its last 15 games after committing three errors Saturday. 5-0 in their last 5 home games. They've lost 1.6 units for bettors taking the moneyline while gaining 4.5 units ATS. Compared to his total season slash line of.270/.329/.355, Smith appeared to enjoy facing righty pitching at home past year, hitting.305/.393/.429 across 122 plate appearances.

Sports IPL 2018: Match 41 KKR vs MI IPL Match Today Preview
Author: 0 IPL 2018: Match 41 KKR vs MI IPL Match Today Preview

Both teams need to win on Wednesday to keep their chances alive and not leave their fate to other teams. Hardik Pandya: Slowly but steadily, Hardik has made an impact for Mumbai Indians this season as well. KKR has exceptionally improved their death bowling but their woes during the powerplay with both batting and bowling needs to addressed as soon as possible.

Sports Injured Shopian youth succumbs at SMHS hospital
Author: 0 Injured Shopian youth succumbs at SMHS hospital

Family and medical sources confirmed that the 17-year-old Suhail Ahmad Bhat son of Ghulam Hassan Bhat of Dachoo village of Nagbal, Shupian succumbed to injuries at SMHS hospital here. The clashes had erupted after the killing of five local terrorists during an encounter on Sunday. At least four people were injured after troops fired shotgun pellets and tear gas, they said.

Sports Korean Park Sung-hyun wins weather-shortened LPGA tournament
Author: 0 Korean Park Sung-hyun wins weather-shortened LPGA tournament

Park followed her first round of 65 with a 66 on Sunday, thanks to five birdies and an eagle against two bogeys. She made a long chip-in for eagle from just off the green at the 4th to grab a share of the lead; and then, sitting at 10-under on her final hole, she chipped in for what was a tournament-winning birdie from right of the green.

Sports Despite ankle sprain, Ronaldo to play in Champions League final
Author: 0 Despite ankle sprain, Ronaldo to play in Champions League final

However Ronaldo is certain of how Zinedine Zidane will line up his starting XI for the final against the Reds on May, 26. "I don't know if Salah will be able to win the Ballon d'Or, but he has had a great season", he said . Football is always more important than the controversy that you want to create. Cristiano is set to return to training next Monday and play in the final league game of the current season as Madrid travel to Villarreal on the weekend of May 19-20.

Sports Team India's limited-overs squads announced for United Kingdom tour
Author: 0 Team India's limited-overs squads announced for United Kingdom tour

As the BCCI selectors met in Bengaluru to pick up various squads for six different occasions, including two T20I squads to face Ireland and England and ODI outfit to face England , it was quite evident that their yardstick to pick right choices was only restricted to 20-over format of the Indian Premier League .

Sports Rooney To Move To The USA?
Author: 0 Rooney To Move To The USA?

Although Rooney has a year left on his current Everton deal, his starts are being rationed by boss Sam Allardyce , with the former England skipper keen to play more. "Do I want him to stay? Yes". 'I've not had a problem from day one with Wayne (but) the Wayne Rooney saga continues on doesn't it? Wayne Rooney could once again be playing for a United team, but this time across the Atlantic.

Author: 0 Antonio Conte says top four and not his future is priority

Conte's side are fifth in the Premier League ahead of Wednesday's home game against Huddersfield Town , and although they face Manchester United in the FA Cup final on May 19, they need other results to go their way to finish in the top four.

Sports Cricket Australia names Paine, Finch as limited overs captains
Author: 0 Cricket Australia names Paine, Finch as limited overs captains

However, Trevor Hohns, the Chairman of Selectors, said that the appointment of Paine, who has played just 30 ODIs , as captain was a temporary one. "A decision on a permanent one-day captain will be made in due course", Hohns was quoted as saying by cricket.com.au.

Sports Video Of James Harden Slapping Away Chris Paul Is Going Viral
Author: 0 Video Of James Harden Slapping Away Chris Paul Is Going Viral

While the Utah Jazz fell behind 3-1 in their second-round series against the Houston Rockets on Sunday, a silver lining is guard Dante Exum reportedly avoided a serious hamstring injury. It's do-or-die for the Utah Jazz at Toyota Center on Tuesday night, and Rockets players and fans know the competition is going to be fierce. During their last five games, the Rockets have scored an average of 110.6 points per game (1.4 below their season average) and allowed an average of 99.0 ...

Author: 0 Klopp: 'Top four in our hands'

Tottenham take on Newcastle United at Wembley Stadium knowing a win will lift them above Liverpool into third place. We don't have it in our hands but I have experience about these kind of end-of-season situations. Momentum has carried Liverpool to the final of the Champions League and over the past few weeks they have lost some of this. "We must be pleased for this signing".

Sports MIN 5, CHW 3: Rosario Lifts Twins to Third Straight Victory
Author: 0 MIN 5, CHW 3: Rosario Lifts Twins to Third Straight Victory

Odds for wagering on the game's total stand at -105 for the over and -115 for the under. White Sox: C Welington Castillo (lower abdominal pain) returned to the lineup after being held out the previous three games. The White Sox offense has been led by Matt Davidson and Yoan Moncada. Tim Anderson hit solo home runs for the White Sox. Lynn (1-3) struck out seven and issued no walks after entering with a ghastly 8.37 earned-run average and tied for the majors' lead in free passes.

Sports Marlins at Cubs, Tuesday, 8:05 pm
Author: 0 Marlins at Cubs, Tuesday, 8:05 pm

Carl Edwards Jr . (1-0) worked a scoreless eighth, and Brandon Morrow retired all three batters in the ninth for his eighth save in nine chances. Bryant stopped that streak with a two-run shot in the first. "He came in and reassured me that he feels good". Heyward crashed into the right-field wall while attempting to track down Dexter Fowler's walk-off, two-run homer in Sunday's loss to the St.

Sports San Antonio Spurs: James Borrego to be next Hornets head coach
Author: 0 San Antonio Spurs: James Borrego to be next Hornets head coach

Details on his new deal are still unclear. The Hornets fired Steve Clifford in April after five seasons as head coach. - The Charlotte Hornets have found their next head coach. Borrego met with Hornets owner Michael Jordan over the weekend after being a finalist for the job with Boston Celtics assistant Jay Larranaga. Another Spurs assistant, Becky Hammon, is reportedly getting an interview to be head coach of the Milwaukee Bucks.

Sports Sky Sports pundit Paul Merson reveals latest Premier League predictions
Author: 0 Sky Sports pundit Paul Merson reveals latest Premier League predictions

The Terriers will be no pushovers, not least as they have yet to guarantee safety from relegation. Manchester City (and its fans!) sure know how to celebrate title wins. Southampton capitulated appallingly at St Mary's, Burnley have since drawn with Stoke and Brighton and were hammered by Arsenal on Sunday, Swansea haven't won since March 3 and Liverpool are clearly distracted by their European campaign.