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Sports Pakistan Legend Shahid Afridi Reveals Real Age
Author: 0 Pakistan Legend Shahid Afridi Reveals Real Age

An official statement is awaited from Afridi after the news broke out on the mystery behind his age or should we say, unlocking of mystery behind his age. It's simple, I like happy, positive people. "Doesn't matter if they are aggressive or competitive, but you have to be positive & Gambhir wasn't". Afridi featured in 27 Tests, 398 ODIs and 99 T20 Internationals.

Sports Hurricanes take 3-0 lead
Author: 0 Hurricanes take 3-0 lead

Sebastian Aho pressured Islanders goalie Robin Lehner , then knocked his clearing attempt out of midair and quickly centered the puck. Unchecked at the right post, he stopped the rebound of Jaccob Slavin's shot with his left skate, then whacked it in for his fourth goal of the playoffs and third in five games.

Sports Joel Dahmen hangs on for three-way share of lead at Quail Hollow
Author: 0 Joel Dahmen hangs on for three-way share of lead at Quail Hollow

With an 11-under 131 halfway total, Dufner headed fellow Americans Max Homa (63) and Joel Dahmen (66) by one stroke with half the field back in the clubhouse. "I guess it's hard because for how firm they are, they're not overly fast. I like how I played, I like my chances and I like where I'm standing after three days".

Sports Liverpool's Van Dijk: Barcelona know Champions League tie not over
Author: 0 Liverpool's Van Dijk: Barcelona know Champions League tie not over

We had a great chance to score as well. Klopp said at that time: "Last night we signed the contract and this morning I wake and I'm the manager of Liverpool FC". If you see him training... next season will be his season, his first real season. "I think Barcelona has it". Henderson was on the bench in Barcelona but came on when Naby Keita sustained an injury that will rule him out for the rest of the season.

Sports Liverpool: Late heroics from Origi and Shaqiri 'like a fairytale' - Klopp
Author: 0 Liverpool: Late heroics from Origi and Shaqiri 'like a fairytale' - Klopp

That was until a flick of substitute Divock Origi's head gave them victory, put them back on top of the table and means the scenery shifts to Manchester City's meeting with Leicester at Etihad Stadium on Monday. "He [Salah] got hit off the goalie's hip on his head and we had to make a decision, on or off the pitch", Klopp said. "If we are champions then we are champions".

Sports Paul Pogba's brother hints midfielder could leave Man Utd this summer
Author: 0 Paul Pogba's brother hints midfielder could leave Man Utd this summer

I was very angry the other day, the players were too; they did not enjoy it. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side are sixth in the table with 65 points, trailing fourth place Chelsea by three points with two games left in this season. "The first thing I'd like to do is send a message to Iker , wishing him well from all of us here at the club". The Whites are starting to plan for next season now and want to take revenge for everything that has gone against them this time out, but that is ...

Sports AFC Bournemouth vs. Tottenham Hotspur - Football Match Report
Author: 0 AFC Bournemouth vs. Tottenham Hotspur - Football Match Report

Heung-Min Son and Juan Foyth were both sent off in a five-minute spell either side of half time as Spurs totally lost their heads, but nearly held on for a crucial point in the top four battle. With the players Tottenham have got that shouldn't be the case, so that's a huge disappointment. It's still hard to predict who will be the two that get in there (the top four).

Sports Leeds' Patrick Bamford to serve two-game suspension
Author: 0 Leeds' Patrick Bamford to serve two-game suspension

After clashes between the players and an exchange between the two benches, Leeds boss Bielsa ordered his team to allow Villa to walk in an equaliser from kick-off, which was scored by winger Albert Adomah. But he offered Leeds fans hope he will remain at the club even if they failed to end their 15-year exile from the top flight. "This club is more important than whether it plays in the Premier League , Championship or League One".

Sports Kluber's broken arm will put major stress on Indians' depth
Author: 0 Kluber's broken arm will put major stress on Indians' depth

He will be re-evaluated in Cleveland on Thursday. Kluber is 2-3 with a 5.80 ERA on the year but has finished in the top three of AL Cy Young voting each of the last three seasons, winning it in 2017. "He's a great pitcher". Dan Otero relieved Kluber and retired Starlin Castro on a ground ball back to the mound to end the fifth. Despite being hit, Kluber ran to the ball and attempted to swipe it with his glove to first base.

Sports Trail Blazers outlast Nuggets in record-tying 4 OT playoff thriller
Author: 0 Trail Blazers outlast Nuggets in record-tying 4 OT playoff thriller

Nuggets star Nikola Jokic had a chance to tie the game at the line in the final seconds, but he missed his first free throw, and the Blazers held on for the win. Kanter had a second consecutive solid game despite coming back from a separated shoulder in Portland's Game 5 clincher over Oklahoma City. However, those struggles seem to be in the rearview mirror as Hood has flipped the script through the first two games in the Western Conference Semifinals against the Denver Nuggets .

Sports In letter to National Football League, lawyer for Chiefs’ Hill disputes abuse
Author: 0 In letter to National Football League, lawyer for Chiefs’ Hill disputes abuse

In a letter to Lisa M. Friel, the NFL's special counsel for investigations, attorney N. Trey Pettlon writes that Hill denies he has ever punched his son, grabbed his arms, or otherwise touched the boy mean-spiritedly to discipline him. Pettlon started off the letter by pointing out that police didn't find any evidence that Hill had harmed his son during their investigation, which ran for almost six weeks.

Sports Arizona's Miller paid Suns' Ayton $10K per month, wiretaps show
Author: 0 Arizona's Miller paid Suns' Ayton $10K per month, wiretaps show

When Dawkins indicated he didn't know, Richardson answered, "I told you, 10". "I never paid a coach with the intent of bribing or influencing anyone", Christian Dawkins told a jury in federal court in Manhattan. Dawkins was testifying in his own defense at a federal trial where he and his co-defendant, amateur coach Merl Code, have pleaded not guilty to charges accusing them of conspiring to bribe coaches in 2017 while trying to get Dawkins' company off the ground.

Sports Suns' New Head Coach Monty Williams Shows Heart, Compassion
Author: 0 Suns' New Head Coach Monty Williams Shows Heart, Compassion

Williams, who coached the New Orleans Hornets/Pelicans from 2010-15, is now serving as an assistant coach with the Philadelphia 76ers . Williams is now an assistant coach on the 76ers. Williams took time away from the day-to-day coaching activities and moved into a front office role with the San Antonio Spurs . Williams will become the 20th coach in franchise history.

Sports Tyronn Lue expected to become head coach, offer yet to be made
Author: 0 Tyronn Lue expected to become head coach, offer yet to be made

In January 2016, Lue was elevated to the head coaching position following the dismissal of David Blatt , and led the team to its first-ever National Basketball Association title five months later. Lue arrived as an assistant coach with the Cavaliers in 2014, the same year that James returned to the team after playing four years with the Miami Heat .

Sports Naby Keita: Liverpool midfielder out for at least two months
Author: 0 Naby Keita: Liverpool midfielder out for at least two months

Klopp said: "Naby is really unlucky". Keita, 24, came off in the 24th minute of the Champions League semi-final first leg at the Nou Camp. Bad news for us and for Guinea with the Africa Cup of Nations coming up. On the role a fit-again Oxlade-Chamberlain could play Klopp added: "Yeah, of course". "But how I said the intensity of the game [must be considered]".

Sports Ruby Walsh retires as Kemboy secures the Gold Cup
Author: 0 Ruby Walsh retires as Kemboy secures the Gold Cup

Walsh was seen to wave goodbye to the crowd as Kemboy passed the post and he bows out having ridden over 2,500 winners and with more Cheltenham Festival successes to his name than any other rider in history. He's blessed with so much speed, I think sprinting is his game - he's a serious horse'. "In anyone's lifetime, I rode all the best ones". Mullins, his boss for so many years, said that the first he knew was when Walsh dismounted Kemboy moments earlier.

Sports Liverpool fans counter-punch Messi claiming Fabinho took one to the head
Author: 0 Liverpool fans counter-punch Messi claiming Fabinho took one to the head

However, he believes Messi will remain with the club until the day he retires, which could be over 10 years from now. He then compared Messi with the likes of Brazilian legend Pele, as the latter played all of his life for Santos. "He'll stop playing, but he'll always be with us", he said. Messi's free-kick against Liverpool - and overall performance - was absolutely astonishing, yet it is only what we expect from the majestic playmaker.

Sports Pep Guardiola warns Leicester will not roll over
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola warns Leicester will not roll over

It is advantage City in arguably the greatest Premier League title race in history with neither side having dropped points for two months. Pep Guardiola's side start the weekend one point ahead of Liverpool with two games of the season left to play.

Sports Huddersfield vs Man Utd: Solskjaer reveals goalkeeper that will start EPL clash
Author: 0 Huddersfield vs Man Utd: Solskjaer reveals goalkeeper that will start EPL clash

Sources have told ESPN FC that executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward hopes to make an appointment by the beginning of next season, leaving Solskjaer to lead the overhaul. "Players still want to come to Man United and you wouldn't be surprised by the names that you get asked". "You would be surprised how many agents have been telling us that their clients would love to be a part of Manchester United in the future".

Sports IPL 2019: Chennai Super Kings beat Delhi Capitals by 80 runs
Author: 0 IPL 2019: Chennai Super Kings beat Delhi Capitals by 80 runs

Delhi Capitals were bundled out for just 99 runs. Dream XI Team CSK vs DC IPL 2019 - Cricket Predictions Tips For Todays IPL Match Chennai vs Delhi at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai: Their net run-rate slipping into negative after a defeat against Mumbai Indians , defending champions Chennai Super Kings will be keen to get back to No.

Sports Date for Real Madrid’s announcement of signing Eden Hazard from Chelsea revealed!
Author: 0 Date for Real Madrid’s announcement of signing Eden Hazard from Chelsea revealed!

Chelsea's 2019/20 home kit has done something a Chelsea home kit hasn't done in a number of years: it has some kind of actual design element to it. And a fan could not believe his eyes, saying: "The new Chelsea kit is minging". One thing Chelsea fans will be praying is that the new kit somehow impresses Hazard more than the prospect of starring as Zidane's centrepiece in Los Blancos' future plans of conquering European football.

Sports Unai Emery urges Arsenal to focus on Valencia clash
Author: 0 Unai Emery urges Arsenal to focus on Valencia clash

We had three big chances, starting against Crystal Palace, Wednesday against Wolverhampton and we finished yesterday. Arsenal players are becoming confused with manager Unai Emery's tactical choices, the Gunners losing their last three Premier League games with varied systems and confused defensive disorganisation.

Sports Toronto Raptors: 3 takeaways from Game 2 loss vs. 76ers
Author: 0 Toronto Raptors: 3 takeaways from Game 2 loss vs. 76ers

Simmons' struggles when going up against Leonard, a former NBA Finals Most Valuable Player, are nothing new and the topic has been dissected ever since the Sixers secured their spot in the second round of the playoffs. "It was the day after the (playoff) series, literally, the next day, him coming in and saying, 'Listen, I need to learn how to shoot, ' " Raptors coach Nick Nurse said of Siakam.

Sports Toronto Raptors need to fix the rotations to avoid more problems
Author: 0 Toronto Raptors need to fix the rotations to avoid more problems

Lowry made three-pointers on both sides of a pair of foul shots by Butler, cutting it to 90-87 with 1:36 to go. Game 4 goes Sunday afternoon, which gives the Raptors two full days of practice to figure something out. Embiid would be more than likely matched up with Marc Gasol for long stretches, with a sporadic stint against Serge Ibaka thrown into the mix. Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Vladimir Guerrero Jr.

Sports Celtics President Danny Ainge recovering after suffering mild heart attack
Author: 0 Celtics President Danny Ainge recovering after suffering mild heart attack

According to a release from the team, Ainge received immediate medical attention, is expected to make a full recovery and will return to Boston shortly. The Celtics longtime executive has been following his team's run very closely this season after Boston got off to a sweep start of the first-round series, beating the Indiana Pacers in four games.

Sports Ozil says he ‘absolutely’ wants to remain at Arsenal beyond this summer
Author: 0 Ozil says he ‘absolutely’ wants to remain at Arsenal beyond this summer

The victors will face either Chelsea or Eintracht Frankfurt in the Baku final, with the first leg of that fixture ending 1-1 in Germany. "With all respect to Arsenal , I have nothing to prove to them anymore", he said. Lacazette started the move, releasing Aubameyang with a superb pass. Suddenly Arsenal were rampant and another Xhaka cross found Aubameyang but he bounced his volley over the bar.

Sports Why Chelsea's two remaining league games are far harder than they look
Author: 0 Why Chelsea's two remaining league games are far harder than they look

David De Gea's rapid fall from grace has led to questions over whether Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer should drop the faltering goalkeeper. "Now it's up to us as a team to help and trust in his abilities". In fact, there's an argument to say he shouldn't be the No. 1 'keeper at United for its final two games of the season.

Sports Mesut Ozil exclusive: I'm happy at Arsenal and want to stay
Author: 0 Mesut Ozil exclusive: I'm happy at Arsenal and want to stay

I don't know about after that but yes, absolutely. When asked whether he was happy, he added: "Yes. Why not? I'm 30 now, still got years in front of me, it's down to the club as well of course, but I've got two years here - after that I don't know what happens".

Sports Player Grades from Toronto Raptors heartbreaking Game 2 loss
Author: 0 Player Grades from Toronto Raptors heartbreaking Game 2 loss

Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid made life miserable for Toronto Raptors' Pascal Siakam in Game 2. Siakam contributed 21 points in Game 2 against the Philadelphia 76ers, but it was far from his best performance. "There's no way I was missing this game", he said. The All-Star added: "We just got to go down, lock in on our end of the court and not turn the ball over and continue to just contest him".

Sports Rory McIlroy is in right place mentally ahead of Wells Fargo, PGA
Author: 0 Rory McIlroy is in right place mentally ahead of Wells Fargo, PGA

It was the first time he placed outside the top 10 in a tournament this year. "One of the good things about having two weeks off is you have time to delve into a couple of things", McIlroy said. The four-time major victor says he was in "great" physical shape ahead of Augusta and believes he's flat performance was more down to psychological factors.

Sports United States soccer player gets engaged to world's 8th racket
Author: 0 United States soccer player gets engaged to world's 8th racket

It has been a depressing couple of weeks for TFC forward Jozy Altidore , at least on the professional front. Both grew up in South Florida. Stephen Sloane reached the finals of the WTA finals in 2018. While Jozy Altidore has also represented the US in the sport of Soccer at various stages. After stints with several teams overseas, including Sunderland A.F.C.

Sports Iker Casillas suffers heart attack, taken to hospital
Author: 0 Iker Casillas suffers heart attack, taken to hospital

Portuguese outlet RTP claim Casillas is "free of danger" but is not expected to play again this season. Born in Mostoles, Madrid, Casillas came through Real Madrid's academy and spent the bulk of his career there before joining Porto in July 2015.