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Sports Sri Lanka Cricket back match-fixing investigation ahead of Al Jazeera documentary
Author: 0 Sri Lanka Cricket back match-fixing investigation ahead of Al Jazeera documentary

Meanwhile, in a letter addressed to the Secretary of Sri Lanka Cricket today, Sports Minister Faiszer Mustapha said he was "saddened and dismayed" to witness the report on alleged pitch fixing. In the documentary, a criminal claims two unnamed Australian batsmen were paid off to bat slowly during a period of play in the Test when he calls from the ground in Ranchi.

Sports Another setback as Nabil Fekir delivers update on Liverpool talks
Author: 0 Another setback as Nabil Fekir delivers update on Liverpool talks

After signing for the Reds , Fabinho was elated at being a part of a "giant" club like Liverpool and stated that he hopes to win trophies with the Reds. " If he comes, it will be good too ". In doing this, Edwards believes that details can be thrashed out between the two sides over the duration of the next week, and ideally, a deal would be agreed upon before the World Cup kicks off in June.

Sports Rudy Giuliani booed at Yankee Stadium on his birthday on Monday
Author: 0 Rudy Giuliani booed at Yankee Stadium on his birthday on Monday

NY is now 33-17 on the season, and Giuliani is 0-1 at Yankee Stadium for the year. Giuliani talks with people before the New York Yankees game in New York on May 28. Scarborough took this as striking evidence that Giuliani has undermined his image as "America's mayor" by acting as Trump's legal pitbull. The 74-year-old had a birthday to forget on Monday as he attended the Yankees' matchup against the Houston Astros where the team wished him a happy birthday over the stadium's loudspeaker.

Author: 0 Boston Celtics' Kyrie Irving missed Game 7 due to septum surgery

He can't ruin his movie career". An electric athlete, Rozier began putting together the first pieces of no-questions-asked starting point guard talent at the National Basketball Association level this season when he was asked to fill in for Kyrie Irving when the star had to sit with knee surgery.

Sports LeBron James accounting for 55 percent of Cleveland points in playoffs
Author: 0 LeBron James accounting for 55 percent of Cleveland points in playoffs

D'Antoni praised his team after it was all over, refusing once again to measure them based exclusively on the results of this series and this postseason. James Harden and Chris Paul are the first to the locker room. Like most Game 7s, it wasn't pretty. Elie played with the Houston Rockets from 1993 until 1998.

Sports Aston Villa lose out on promotion to Premier League
Author: 0 Aston Villa lose out on promotion to Premier League

The 22-year-old scored three goals and recorded six assists for Steve Bruce's men, despite missing the beginning of the season through injury. The 1-0 defeat condemned the Midlands giants and their prize asset to another season in the English second tier, and will surely lead to interest from Premier League clubs.

Sports Warriors win Game 7 in Houston; face LeBron and Cavs on Thursday
Author: 0 Warriors win Game 7 in Houston; face LeBron and Cavs on Thursday

The Houston Rockets with Game 7 being played on their home floor fell short to the Golden State Warriors that wraps up their season in disappointing fashion. Curry quickly jumped in to correct his teammate. He missed the past three games due to the injury. "It's the worst thing that could happen to him", Houston coach Mike D'Antoni said of Paul, referring to the emotional hit taken by the All-Star guard to miss out on the game that could have sent him to the finals for the first ...

Sports UCL final: How Davido lost his hard earned cash on Liverpool
Author: 0 UCL final: How Davido lost his hard earned cash on Liverpool

Though he may be on the sidelines now, it was Mignolet who helped get Liverpool's Champions League campaign up and running. "I will be going back after the World Cup". This kind of game does not happen all the time. Firstly, he scored one of the most incredible goals seen this season, arching his body to net an incredible overhead kick from Marcelo's cross.

Sports I'm not at 100 per cent yet, admits Neymar
Author: 0 I'm not at 100 per cent yet, admits Neymar

The 26-year-old also reflected on what was a frustrating 2014 World Cup experience on home soil, as a back injury ruled him out of Brazil's humiliating 7-1 loss to Germany in the semi-finals. The forward acknowledged that he is not yet in his best shape, stating: "I'm not yet at 100 per cent". City could add an interesting wrinkle to this saga, even if the Sky Blues are not expected to throw a ton of money at a single player this summer.

Author: 0 Cavs-Warriors NBA Finals official schedule set

He will miss Game 7 in Houston with a bone bruise to his left leg. Charles Barkley stopped short of declaring his dislike for the Warriors Monday night, but his true feelings came out when the TNT crew made its NBA Finals predictions.

Sports Bryce Harper won't be rooting for Capitals in Stanley Cup Finals
Author: 0 Bryce Harper won't be rooting for Capitals in Stanley Cup Finals

LAS VEGAS-Tomas Nosek scored the go-ahead goal midway through the third period and added an empty-netter as the expansion Vegas Golden Knights defeated the Washington Capitals 6-4 on Monday night in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup final. Unburdened by the pressure of the No. 1 ranking, the Capitals have been focused and purposeful. Don't take that to mean Washington is going to come out and embarrass Vegas in Game 1, however.

Sports Will Power wins Indy 500; Danica finishes 30th
Author: 0 Will Power wins Indy 500; Danica finishes 30th

If there's one thing known following the final practice prior to the 102nd Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil , it's that no one knows for sure what is going to happen in Sunday's iconic race. "I remember back in the days when we had to save the engine and you couldn't do more than 10 laps (on Carb Day) to save it for the race", said Kanaan, the 21st-year driver who will make his 17th Indy 500 start and record 289th straight start in an Indy auto race on Sunday.

Sports Cascarino warns Real Madrid star Bale: You'll be chasing fullbacks with Mourinho!
Author: 0 Cascarino warns Real Madrid star Bale: You'll be chasing fullbacks with Mourinho!

Karius had delivered a similar message after Saturday's game, when he also approached the Liverpool fans in tears, while appearing to apologize. "I still hope it's not like this", he said. "Stay strong Lloris, you are a good goalkeeper ", he wrote on Karius' apologetic Instagram post. "It's easy to blame someone, but we are in the same ship together and everyone gave him the best words that they can".

Sports Andre Iguodala out for Game 7
Author: 0 Andre Iguodala out for Game 7

Paul briefly tested the hamstring on Monday, but it was clear that he wouldn't be able to play in Game 7 . Although the Lakers saw their record for most points in a third quarter of a playoff game slip away, they still hold the record for best overall quarter.

Sports Lyon in no rush to sell Fekir to Liverpool
Author: 0 Lyon in no rush to sell Fekir to Liverpool

On a more speculative note, news agency EFE, as reported by America TV , claim that the ex-Roma man has spoken to his family on Sunday to tell them that he will still be fit enough to travel to Russian Federation. His agent, Jean-Pierre Bernes, has told us so", Aulas told French newspaper L'Equipe . Fekir , 24, has been linked with a move to Anfield as a replacement for Philippe Coutinho , who left Liverpool to join Barcelona during the January transfer window.

Sports Roland Garros-2018: Venus Williams and Conte left the tournament
Author: 0 Roland Garros-2018: Venus Williams and Conte left the tournament

Wozniacki said having won a Grand Slam title helped her take a "much more relaxed approach" to her match. "I think all I say all my career is that the ranking doesn't lie". Wang avenged her loss to Williams in the first round at Roland Garros past year. Roland Garros can not play matches under a roof when it rains. Former world number one Victoria Azarenka crashes out of the French Open with a 7-5, 7-5 loss to Katerina Siniakova.

Sports Mohamed Salah ‘confident’ of being fit in time for World Cup finals
Author: 0 Mohamed Salah ‘confident’ of being fit in time for World Cup finals

The Dutchman also acknowledged the efforts of supporters, saying: "I'm proud of what we've acclomplished with each other, the players, the staff and the fans". Karius had little to do early in the game as Liverpool threatened to sweep Madrid aside in an impressive first 25 minutes. TUKO.co.kepreviously reported that Liverpool goalkeeper, Loris Karius , has broken his silence on his awful performance in the Champions League - and apologised to Liverpool fans for breaking their hearts.

Sports Golden Knights storybook season culminates in personal matchup for GM McPhee
Author: 0 Golden Knights storybook season culminates in personal matchup for GM McPhee

Still, Las Vegas has adopted a strict no-caps policy everywhere to counter the Capitals and the team's official hashtag #ALLCAPS. But in getting things off the ground in Las Vegas , George McPhee went with a guy he'd never met. For some, the bond between city and team started developing when billionaire Bill Foley plunked down $500 million and Las Vegas was awarded an expansion franchise.

Sports Rockets' Chris Paul a game-time decision for Game 7, says coach
Author: 0 Rockets' Chris Paul a game-time decision for Game 7, says coach

So I think it's a game-time decision, whatever it is, probably doubtful. "So for us that's our challenge to have the same mentality we had for the last 36 minutes of ( Game 6) and bring that from the jump in Game 7". "It's an opportunity, an opportunity that we're all excited to be a part of". That's what we worked the entire regular season for, is home-court advantage.

Sports Chelsea hold Maurizio Sarri talks as they consider Antonio Conte replacements
Author: 0 Chelsea hold Maurizio Sarri talks as they consider Antonio Conte replacements

Their last league title success was in 1990. Sarri has emerged as the favourite to replace Conte and is said to have held talks with Chelsea officials this week over signing a two-year deal. Zenit are prepared to pay Sarri's €8-million (US$9.4 million) release clause, in addition to a salary worth €6 million per season plus bonuses. He was heavily linked with the Italian national-team job before the Italian Football Federation confirmed Roberto Mancini in the role, per Tom Doyle of the ...

Sports UFC Liverpool: Thompson vs
Author: 0 UFC Liverpool: Thompson vs

Craig White (14-8-0) stepped up on short notice to make a dream a reality, coming. Despite the latest missed cut by a main card UFC fighter, the fight is still slated to happen. "I'm going to go back and definitely learn from this but hats off to Darren". I only had five kilos (11 pounds) to go. I usually get up there to 185, 186.

Sports LeBron James leads Cavaliers into National Basketball Association finals
Author: 0 LeBron James leads Cavaliers into National Basketball Association finals

A Celtics team that had defied every National Basketball Association playoff standard all postseason when it came to leaning on star players found itself one superstar short in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals. It was the first time in the postseason he played without a substitution, surpassing his 47 minutes of playing time in an overtime win against the Toronto Raptors in Game 1 of the second round.

Sports Ricciardo celebrates Monaco win with epic belly flop
Author: 0 Ricciardo celebrates Monaco win with epic belly flop

Alonso, of McLaren , was only echoing what championship leader and defending champion Hamilton had said after finishing third behind Ricciardo and fellow four-time champion German Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari. "Keep it focused." "Yeh - but I've got no power though", he replied with 48 laps of the 78 to go. "It's just insane how little I was pushing, the least that I can ever remember".

Sports Super 8: LeBron James muscles his way back to the Finals
Author: 0 Super 8: LeBron James muscles his way back to the Finals

James produced a devastating display to help his Cleveland Cavaliers level the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals against Boston Celtics on Friday. CLEVELAND (AP) - LeBron James chose Boston as the place he'll play next. This will be the eighth year in a row James plays in the NBA Finals.

Author: 0 Chris Paul, Andre Iguodala, Kevon Looney questionable for Game 7

Paul left in the final 30 seconds of the Rockets' 98-94 victory in Houston in Game 5 on Thursday night and received treatment on the hamstring after the game. We're still confident. We're a confident group, and we've just got one chance". And when the Warriors made a run in the second quarter, Houston had the answer.

Sports ACC Baseball Championship 2018: FSU Tops Louisville in Extras to Claim Title
Author: 0 ACC Baseball Championship 2018: FSU Tops Louisville in Extras to Claim Title

This gave way to stretch pitcher Bryan Hoeing, who's wild pitch in the third plated another run for the Seminoles. The Seminoles took the second game of the contest, 8-5. Raleigh extended his hitting streak to 15 games with a two-run double in the first, and Florida State led 5-1 before Louisville rallied to take the lead, with Britton's homer making it 7-5.

Sports EPL: Chelsea reportedly reach agreement with Sarri
Author: 0 EPL: Chelsea reportedly reach agreement with Sarri

Reports in Italy have also claimed that Chelsea legend Gianfranco Zola could form part of Sarri's backroom staff at Stamford Bridge, and Ranieri added that the former striker would be an intelligent hire. Chelsea are already planning for life after Conte and have held meetings with Sarri, who has outlined the players he wants the Blues to sign this summer.

Sports How to Watch Cavs Celtics Game 7 Live Stream Online
Author: 0 How to Watch Cavs Celtics Game 7 Live Stream Online

If the seven players who carried the Celtics to the brink of the last dance represented the sole returning talent next year, we'd still be talking about them as potential finalists. Four Cavaliers posted double-digit scoring with LeBron James leading the way with a game-high 35 points. "The pain is part of the path", Stevens said.

Sports Injured Egypt striker Mohamed Salah 'confident' of being fit for World Cup
Author: 0 Injured Egypt striker Mohamed Salah 'confident' of being fit for World Cup

A petition was even launched on the change.org platform, calling on Federation Internationale de Football Association and UEFA to punish Ramos for "intentionally hurting Mohamed Salah ". What can you say about that? There are further echoes of the Van Dijk case in that Roma, like Southampton, feel they have been previously stung by Liverpool in the transfer market, having sold Mohamed Salah for just £39m last summer.

Author: 0 Cavaliers 87-79 Celtics: LeBron advances to eighth-straight Finals

Said James, who could be playing his final game in his second stint with the Cavaliers: "Just go out and trust what you've built on all year". When Rozier went up for the lay-in, James blocked it off the backboard and right to Green. James' teammates were feeling vindication Sunday night - they played their parts and helped gut out the win they needed to get back to the Finals. "There's not many like you, I tell you".

Sports Fulham back in Premier League after win over Aston Villa
Author: 0 Fulham back in Premier League after win over Aston Villa

This is our project, this Fulham is my club, my staff. "We showed we could follow the style that we followed for the past two years, in this stadium". Jack Grealish suddenly got involved in the game and he forced a save from goalkeeper Marcus Bettinelli after a superb slaloming dribble through the Fulham defence.

Sports Celtics vs. Cavaliers/Cavs Live Streaming ECF Game 7
Author: 0 Celtics vs. Cavaliers/Cavs Live Streaming ECF Game 7

LeBron James - who is heading to the Finals for a record eighth straight year - played all 48 minutes of Game 7, scoring 35 points to go along with 14 rebounds and 9 assists. Now, the only question is who the Cavaliers will play for a chance at their second title in three years: The Rockets host Game 7 of the Western Conference finals against Golden State on Monday night, and the victor will host the opener of the NBA Finals on Thursday.