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Author: 0 India recall Shami, Sharma for Champions Trophy

However, all the speculation surrounding India and the possibility of them missing the Champions Trophy was put to rest on Sunday when the BCCI held a Special General Meeting (SGM) in Delhi and unanimously voted to send a team to England for the tournament.

Sports Hull City loanee Lazar Markovic to miss remainder of season
Author: 0 Hull City loanee Lazar Markovic to miss remainder of season

He is now crocked with a knee injury, but has an outside chance of playing in Palace's relegation run-in. Palace know a draw at home to Hull will be enough to guarantee Premier League survival but if they lose they will travel to Manchester United on the final day needing a win to be sure of safety.

Author: 0 Sharapova wins again, reaches semifinals at Porsche GP

Mladenovic, meanwhile, was similarly comfortable in seeing off Carla Suarez Navarro 6-3 6-2. The Wimbledon champion faces Dominic Thiem in Saturday's semis after the Austrian ended Japanese lucky loser Yuichi Sugita's unlikely run to the quarters 6-1, 6-2.

Author: 0 Formula One statistics for the Spanish Grand Prix

He is going to remain a competitor throughout the rest of the year, so the fight will go on. There had been no discussion at Mercedes of one driver ceding to another. Alonso, yet to finish a race in 2017, is also out of contract at the end of the year, and said he will leave McLaren if they can not prove they will be able to challenge for victories next season - a situation which appears unlikely given the British team's atrocious start to the new campaign.

Author: 0 We shot ourselves in the foot - Cech rues Arsenal's derby defeat

However, Wenger was full of praise for his star player despite uncertainty about Sanchez's future after his impressive goal at St Mary's. Former Arsenal defender Laureano Etamé-Mayer on Wednesday said pressure would not force Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger to resign.

Author: 0 Everton coach Koeman gives ultimatum to Barkley

When asked how long Barkley had, Koeman replied: "Still one week, time for him to decide". I have been here a long time now. "It is up to the player because we won't wait until August. "If you see the performances of Rom overall in the season, it's better than it was". "There is no competition in the case of Behrami and Doucoure as they are two players that can play together, t hey have different characteristics", added the Watford manager.

Author: 0 Wizards vs. Celtics Game 5 Pick

Their attention to detail had all kinds of unforeseen benefits. "We're a team. And it's going to take a team effort to beat the Washington Wizards ", Bradley said. You can typically determine how the Celtics will fare based on three very basic stats - threes, rebounds and turnovers. They won the first two games at home and they could continue to do so here.

Sports Semi-final is most important game in United's history - Mourinho
Author: 0 Semi-final is most important game in United's history - Mourinho

After 14 matches that have taken Jose Mourinho's men to Holland, Turkey, Ukraine, France, Russia, Belgium and Spain, the long, arduous continental campaign has brought a shot at glory. 'We are fighting for a trophy, a title and on top of it the bonus of playing in the Champions League'. This game will depend on which Celta side shows up but hopefully it is a good one.

Sports Cardinals, QB Blaine Gabbert agree on 1-year deal
Author: 0 Cardinals, QB Blaine Gabbert agree on 1-year deal

After spending three seasons in Florida, Gabbert played for three years with the San Francisco 49ers. Stanton remains on the roster, so his status is uncertain. At Jacksonville, Gabbert never completed more than 58.3 percent of his passes in any of his three seasons. Gabbert has played in 43 games in his National Football League career, including 40 as a starter, after being drafted 10th overall by the Jaguars out of Missouri in 2011.

Author: 0 Penguins shut out Capitals in Game 7, advance to East final

Yes, it was the end, and a familiar one at that. Or of a second-round series - yet again. In Game 7, they will have to follow through on that promise. This offseason could mark a big shift for the franchise, too. The trouble with situations like the Capitals have found themselves in is when teams overreact to failure, which Washington did before when they tried to turn Ovechkin into a checker under Dale Hunter for a little while.

Sports Giants place closer Melancon on 10-day DL
Author: 0 Giants place closer Melancon on 10-day DL

The 32-year-old right-hander, a three-time All-Star, is six for eight in save chances during his first season with San Francisco. Melancon hasn't pitched since May 3rd in Los Angeles, when he picked up his sixth save against the Dodgers. "I expect to be back as soon as possible", he said. "I feel like this team is going to turn it around. So let's be smart and make sure once we get this turnaround going, we're full force ahead".

Sports Real Madrid eliminates Atletico, reaches Champions League final
Author: 0 Real Madrid eliminates Atletico, reaches Champions League final

Diego Simeone's team was looking to finally get some revenge this season, but a 3-0 loss in the first leg at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium left it on the verge of yet another elimination. Now normally, I'd be secretly hoping that Atletico Madrid can overcome the impossible , score four without conceding and knocking our deadly rivals out of the competition.

Author: 0 Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson could yet play again this season

Yet Owen suggests Klopp deserves credit for making progress at Liverpool this season, despite spending less than most of his top six rivals in the Premier League last summer. Another one of Liverpool's main injury concerns is Sadio Mane as the attacker saw his season ended after being forced to have surgery on a knee ligament injury sustained during the Merseyside derby against Everton on April 1st.

Author: 0 Cubs, Rockies postponed by rain

The Rockies eked out a run in the fourth off Chicago starter Kyle Hendricks without ever hitting the ball hard. Javier Baez added a two-run shot in the eighth for some late insurance to give the Cubs a 7-0 lead. Maeda (3-2) got within two outs of his first career complete game. The Cubs gained a split of the day-night doubleheader after losing the opener 10-4.

Sports Wayne Rooney focused on fighting for Manchester United place
Author: 0 Wayne Rooney focused on fighting for Manchester United place

Arsenal surged closer to matching Manchester United's weekly Twitter growth this week with 52,000 new followers compared to Manchester United's 59,500 - a timely gain matched with a rare win against them in the league. But while success in Europe's second-tier competition will complete United's collection of trophies, what motivates them above all is the place in next season's Champions League that Europa League success will yield.

Sports Stipe Miocic Needed to Lose to Junior dos Santos
Author: 0 Stipe Miocic Needed to Lose to Junior dos Santos

Despite his bold claims that he will be champion, "JDS" insists he is not looking past the Croatian ahead of their rematch in a stacked UFC 211 card. Also read: Paige VanZant deletes "racy" video: Was the video so "slutty" at all? UFC 211 takes place this Saturday and USFantasy has five fights up to make some nice cash this weekend.

Author: 0 Spurs' Leonard expects to play in Game 6 despite ankle injury

When Harden's potentially tying three was blocked by Manu Ginobili in the final seconds, it was appropriate. Leonard did lead San Antonio with 22 points, but it was the clutch play of Manu Ginobili , Patty Mills and Danny Green that turned the game in the Spurs' favor.

Author: 0 Preds reach 1st Western final in team history, ousting Blues

Rinne's 23 saves and Ryan Johansen's tiebreaking goal early in the third period lifted Nashville to a series-clinching 3-1 win over the St. Louis Blues in Game 6, advancing the Predators to the Western Conference finals for the first time .

Author: 0 Real will attack Atletico despite Champions League tie lead - Zidane

The Spanish teams remain very similar to what they looked like in that encounter in 2015. That scene was repeated as the Atletico fans stayed behind after Saturday's 1-0 win over Eibar, demanding the team return to the pitch from the dressing room to serenade them with chants of "proud of our players".

Author: 0 Celtics' Isaiah Thomas: 'I can't be allowed to be held and grabbed'

The suspension really isn't a shocking news given the nature of the matter, as most expected Oubre to be held out of at least one matchup in the series. Yes, the Wizards have been the better team this series. You have to wonder how much doubt the Celtics must overcome. Like white dwarf stars in the galaxy, the Celtics and Wizards boast a backcourt with a blinding bright future and a lot of years left to burn.

Sports LEADING OFF: Harvey back, Trout still out, Sabathia steps up
Author: 0 LEADING OFF: Harvey back, Trout still out, Sabathia steps up

Harvey was suspended three games without pay, a rarity in baseball. "The Dark Knight" reportedly had a late night before he went AWOL. He then returned home and had lunch he said before laying down and waking up with a migraine. Harvey said he is " extremely embarrassed by my actions " and admitted he was out past curfew Friday night, played golf Saturday morning and " put myself in a bad place to be ready for showing up for a ballgame ".

Sports Goswami breaks record for most career wickets in women's ODIs
Author: 0 Goswami breaks record for most career wickets in women's ODIs

Goswami, playing her 153rd ODI against South Africa Women during the ongoing Women's Quadrangular Series in South Africa on Tuesday, took three wickets to take her career tally to 181 wickets. Overall, she has 271 global wickets in 223 games and has scored 1593 runs with three fifties. Goswami, who is a right-arm fast bowler also has 40 Test wickets and 50 T20 wickets.

Sports Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko Mayweather Boxing Club Predictions
Author: 0 Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko Mayweather Boxing Club Predictions

Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko airs live from London's Wembley Stadium on Showtime at 4:15 PM ET/1:15 PM PT, with HBO broadcasting the same-day replay at 11 PM ET/PT. "She enjoys it all, though, and she gets a few freebies", Joshua said. "His mind seems to be in the right place so I'm in for a tough fight". "I just look at little parts of it, not the whole thing".

Author: 0 Turris' OT goal gives Senators 3-2 series lead over Rangers

In Game 1 against the Senators , Erik Karlsson scored the game-winning goal with less than five minutes to play. The NHL, citing Elias Sports Bureau, noted Pageau and Joffrey Lupul are the only players in league history to score four goals in a playoff game with the fourth being the game-winner.

Sports Jazz flatten Clippers 104-91, win 1st-round series 4-3
Author: 0 Jazz flatten Clippers 104-91, win 1st-round series 4-3

Golden State won the regular-season series, 2-1, and will be heavy favorites to advance to the Western Conference Finals after finishing with the NBA's best record behind superstars Steph Curry, Klay Thompson, Kevin Durant and Draymond Green.

Sports British heavyweight boxing star Joshua knocks out Klitschko
Author: 0 British heavyweight boxing star Joshua knocks out Klitschko

Joshua only started boxing in 2008 and days after his victory over Klitschko, he has posted an image from the very beginning. Ask him to watch live boxing, Murray admits he struggled to cheer on his fellow Olympian Anthony Joshua beat Wladimir Klitschko - even on TV.

Sports Student's car impounded because he looks like Messi
Author: 0 Student's car impounded because he looks like Messi

A woman poses for a selfie with the Lionel Messi lookalike on the streets of Tehran . Despite his early reluctance, Parastesh soon grew into his new role, cutting his hair like Messi and often donning the Barca jersey when he goes out. Only, the man isn't Messi, his name is Reza Parastesh and a look at his face would make you forgive the residents of the city for thinking that he was the Argentine captain.

Sports Aric Almirola wins Xfinity Series race at Talladega
Author: 0 Aric Almirola wins Xfinity Series race at Talladega

Sadler finished second, his sixth top-10 showing in nine NXS starts at Talladega . He now leads the XFINITY Series point standings by 29 points over Justin Allgaier . "We spend probably 70 to 80 percent of the lap that we run looking in the mirror, not actually looking where we're going", Almirola said "So, that's the most challenging thing to get used to and get comfortable with, is just you are totally focused on what's going on behind you".

Author: 0 2 long unbeaten records come to an end for Mourinho

We have a big match on Thursday and at least I could give to many of my players a rest and to give them the conditions to be at the top level on Thursday. Through the most turbulent of his 21 years here, Wenger has reached the low point of people feeling sorry for him. The defender - who usually plays at centre-back - acquitted himself well on the flank against Arsenal talisman Sanchez, but ended up on the losing side as goals from Granit Xhaka and Danny Welbeck ended United's 25-match ...

Sports Arsenal sink United to revive top-four bid
Author: 0 Arsenal sink United to revive top-four bid

Mourinho made eight changes to his starting team from the 1-0 win over Celta Vigo in the first leg of the Europa League semifinals on Thursday. It's nice for them. Wenger has faced off against teams managed by the Portuguese 12 times before Sunday's face-off in the league, drawing on seven occasions and losing five.

Sports Around the NHL: Predators Advance; Oilers, Ducks to Meet in Game 7
Author: 0 Around the NHL: Predators Advance; Oilers, Ducks to Meet in Game 7

That means the Oilers are going to be an extremely tough out when the puck drops Wednesday night. "If we're not confident then what are we doing here, really?" said Draisaitl, after the optional skate Sunday morning. "When he starts playing like he can, I think our whole team just follows suit". St. Louis Blues goalie Jake Allen lies on the ice as the puck bounces out of the net after Nashville Predators center Ryan Johansen scored the winning goal during the third period in Game 6 of ...

Sports Mets suspend Harvey for violating team rules; Wilk to start
Author: 0 Mets suspend Harvey for violating team rules; Wilk to start

But that year, in his first postseason, he missed a mandatory workout the day before the NL East champion Mets traveled to Los Angeles for their playoff opener against the Dodgers. There has been no indication from either manager Terry Collins or general manager Sandy Alderson on why the popular Harvey was suspended, with Collins saying, "We'll keep it in-house, the way it's supposed to be".

Author: 0 Mourinho mulls United changes at Arsenal

Mourinho took charge at Old Trafford last summer and insisted the title was his priority, but a number of damaging home draws have extinguished that hope. "They are hard to beat so we are going to have to be at our best, match them and be fluid in our attack and hopefully that can be enough to break them down".