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by | February 04, 2019 | 02:49

Pakistan needed 42 runs from their last four overs for victory, but Beuran Hendricks picked up the key wicket of Babar before Chris Morris (2-36) and Andile Phehlukwayo (3-36) worked their way through the lower order. However, after striking five boundaries, the 22-year-old went for one shot too many - coming down the pitch to spinner Imad Wasim and was easily stumped for 33.

by | February 04, 2019 | 02:59

Ireland boss Schmidt admitted his side was battered in every area, conceding that only a renewed grit will set Rory Best's team back on track - especially with this autumn's World Cup hurtling into view. Some have wondered if Ireland , who have never before got past the World Cup quarterfinals, had peaked too soon, while others have questioned if they can cope with the pressure of the huge expectation they find themselves under.

by | February 04, 2019 | 01:18

Both sides are entering the game with a teeming host of them. If you're curious about who the hometown crowd might be pulling for, just look back to the results of Super Bowl LI . "I think the Rams of Los Angeles win handily today", Amell wrote, punctuating the tweet with a ram emoji. At +2.5, the Rams have the third-shortest odds of any underdog going into the Super Bowl since the turn of the Millennium.

by | February 04, 2019 | 00:33

But while Anderson is renowned for his direct approach on the field, his journey to Atlanta has been anything but straightforward. Both Georgia football legends will help lead their teams, the Los Angeles Rams and the New England Patriots , into Sunday's clash for pro football supremacy.

by | February 03, 2019 | 05:33

He has finished in the top five in NL MVP voting each of the last three seasons, including a career-best third-place finish following the 2018 season. Arenado's deal eclipses fellow third baseman Josh Donaldson's $23 million past year, the previous record for the highest arbitration salary. Arenado will reportedly earn $26 million in 2019, a source told Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic .

by | February 03, 2019 | 04:00

It has been a freakish week at the Saudi International in King Abdullah Economic City, and it didn't get any more normal during the third round on Saturday. "Those eagles, especially the last couple shots, were really solid, " Li said, "but except [from] that, honestly, my play wasn't that good". "It's a tough journey over here, a day behind in preparation, but still feeling for the most part comfortable and happy with my game".

by | February 03, 2019 | 03:42

On Thursday morning, Giants rookie running back Saquon Barkley was named the Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Year. The 21-year-old flashed his all-around talent by nabbing an National Football League rookie record 91 receptions, breaking the previous mark held by Reggie Bush, who totaled 88 receptions in his 2006 rookie season.

by | February 03, 2019 | 02:39

Before using their franchise tag , the Eagles first are expected to pick up Foles' $20 million option in the next week, per league sources. If the Eagles, however, allow him to become a free agent, they would receive a compensatory draft pick, Rapoport said.

by | February 03, 2019 | 02:35

We all like to think of ourselves as one of the best coaches in the world when it comes to playing Football Manager but it turns out that even the pros love to get stuck into the famous management game. 'Then you've got the three big ones you can call it, with PSG, Chelsea and Liverpool after each other. So it's a tough month - but we're ready.

by | February 03, 2019 | 01:47

Although the series is done and dusted, the fourth ODI win gave a new lease of life to New Zealand's campaign and they will look to dish out another superlative performance before going into the T20I series. At Westpac, it swings a little bit more. "I haven't seen the wicket but I am sure it will be full of runs", said Neesham. The average total for the team batting first is 232 while for the team batting second the average total is 205.

by | February 03, 2019 | 02:38

Sometimes we missed the moment of a shot or a pass. "So, we need to improve". "We have played better this season and that's what hurts, we didn't really try to change this result, that is what is bad". "Now he is improving". "On the pitch they are really very suitable to play one close to the other", the 60-year-old Italian said. One of those was former England worldwide Sutton, who described the Blues' recent displays as "sorry-ball" before the Huddersfield thrashing.

by | February 03, 2019 | 02:41

Heading into Sunday's matchup between Barcelona and Valencia at the Camp Nou, the Argentinian had scored in eight straight matches. The draw presented Atletico Madrid , playing on Sunday, the chance to close the gap at the top to three points.

by | February 03, 2019 | 01:25

It followed the massive 381-run victory in the opening Test in Bridgetown last weekend, which gave the Windies a precious 1-0 win in the rubber. Roach picked up 4-30 off 15 overs, while Shannon Gabriel chipped in with three wickets, Joseph with two and Holder with one.

by | February 03, 2019 | 02:15

Cardiff's 28-year-old record signing Sala was en route from Nantes with pilot David Ibbotson when his plane disappeared on January 21. I think I was the proudest man to be the manager of the whole club today because the fans were just fantastic.

by | February 03, 2019 | 00:30

I am happy to work with my squad because I believe I have a very good squad. Newcastle will be buoyed by their victory over Champions Manchester City , and Tottenham will have to be at their best to pick up the win. "No! Why? Never!" he said , before suggesting he hopes football will be the victor. Tottenham struggled to break Newcastle down for much of the game despite dominating possession, with Newcastle content to maintain a compact shape by keeping men behind the ball in an ...

by | February 02, 2019 | 04:41

Clippers, botching a beautifully-dished lob from LeBron James, only to clank it off the back of the rim. So, James should've had a triple-double, and he tied for a game-high in points, after not playing at all for five weeks because of a seriously strained groin on Christmas? James is returning from one of the longest injury absences of his hall of fame career and it couldn't come soon enough for the Lakers, who have gone into a tailspin without him.

by | February 02, 2019 | 04:42

A gun and taser were seized in the morning raids, and the three men taken away for questioning. Police say the allegations include obtaining financial advantage by deception, engaging in conduct that corrupts a betting outcome and use of corrupt conduct information for betting purposes as well as animal cruelty.

by | February 02, 2019 | 05:26

Guardiola's men host Arsenal on Sunday, knowing victory will take them within two points of Liverpool and keep the pressure on Jurgen Klopp's side, who travel to West Ham on Monday. "But we can also do one way similar to Liverpool, similar to Tottenham, doing more with young players, using well players who can improve with us. In the past two training sessions he was able to train, and we will see day by day".

by | February 02, 2019 | 04:12

Hamilton won the F1 Drivers' Championship in his Mercedes a year ago while Alonso came in 11th in his McLaren. The latter posted a clip on social media this week showing he is ahead of schedule, but Spurs will no doubt be wary of pushing the forward too soon.

by | February 02, 2019 | 03:55

He finished fourth on the NFL's all-time sack leaderboard with 159.5 and was an ironman at a punishing position, playing 266 out of a possible 272 games and 176 straight to end his career. The Carolina Panthers star posted a video of himself cleaning out his locker and taking his name plate. Perhaps the most obvious - and only - blemish on Peppers' record is not winning a Super Bowl ring during his almost two decade-long career, but the sure-fire first ballot Hall-of-Famer says ...

by | February 02, 2019 | 03:08

The AFC on Thursday confirmed that the UAE FA had protested the eligibility of Almoez Ali and Bassam Al Rawi, who helped Qatar reach their maiden final at the continental championship against Japan . "We have the hashtag #bringingasiatogether , so it's really important and beneficial to all the Asian countries to represent Asia by playing good football and with fair play ".

by | February 02, 2019 | 04:00

Kansas is 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings between these two teams at Texas and the road team is 9-0 ATS in the last 9 meetings between these two teams. In the second half, the Longhorns relied on Osetkowski and Hayes. The Jayhawks have not looked the same since starting center Udoka Azubuike suffered a season-ending hand injury earlier this month.

by | February 02, 2019 | 03:32

Below are official statements from Mizzuo's Chancellor, Alexander N. Cartwright, and Director of Athletics Jim Sterk. Any appeal could take several months. Former Clemson quarterback and current Missouri commit Kelly Byrant intends on remaining with the Tigers despite news of the team's 2019 postseason ban, according to a report from The State's Matt Connolly .

by | February 02, 2019 | 03:26

The visitors opted to bat first and went off to a screamer of a start thanks to Deandra Dottin . West Indies women's stand-in captain Merissa Aguilleira said that the team is pleased to bring cricket back to Pakistan . There was to be no more joy for the hosts though as Dottin (90 not out off 60 balls) and Chedean Nation (50 off 35 balls) scored unbeaten half-centuries to take their side to 160-2.

by | February 02, 2019 | 01:49

While others were quick to remind Liverpool fans that they had gone close to winning the title before, only for a slip from Steven Gerrard to ultimately cost them points against Chelsea as they folded in dramatic fashion in 2014. But after admitting "it was not our best night" with their flat and careless display on Tyneside, talk of an unprecedented quadruple will be on the back-burner for now.

by | February 02, 2019 | 02:07

Wade Wilson, who spent 18 years in the National Football League as a quarterback and another 17 as quarterbacks coach, died on Friday. After serving as Cowboys quarterbacks coach from 2000-02, he returned for a second stint in 2007, when Jason Garrett was hired as Dallas' offensive coordinator.

by | February 02, 2019 | 01:45

Pittsburgh also sent a second-round pick and two fourth-round picks in the 2019 draft to Panthers to complete the deal. Panthers general manager Dale Tallon said it was hard to part with Bjugstad and McCann. He has 59 points (23 goals, 36 assists) in 90 playoff games. In 32 games this season, the center has 5 goals and 7 assists for 12 points. Florida acquires two pending unrestricted free agents with the intention of clearing the deck to take a run at Artemi Panarin and Sergei Bobrovsky ...

by | February 02, 2019 | 01:59

Anthony Martial has saluted the influence of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in helping him "take my game to the next level" after signing a new long-term contract at Manchester United . The 23-year-old Frenchman, who moved to Old Trafford from Monaco in 2015, has scored eight Premier League goals this season. They have tried that the last couple of times with Louis van Gaal and Jose Mourinho and it didn't work out.

by | February 02, 2019 | 01:02

Thompson, 28, owns averages of 21.7 points, a career-best 4.0 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 1.18 steals in 34.2 minutes over 50 games (all starts). Who knows what team he'll represent by then, but Anthony Davis will be in Charlotte as an NBA All-Star .

by | February 02, 2019 | 02:25

And manager Unai Emery , who worked with Suarez while he was manager of Sevilla , said at his Friday press conference that he will not hesistate to start Suarez against Pep Guardiola's side. He has then experienced playing in Spain with us in Sevilla, and he played in a Europa League semi-final with Villarreal against Liverpool . 'He can play in different positions.

by | February 02, 2019 | 01:45

With just 5 points seperating them at the top of the table, it's likely that one of Manchester City or Liverpool will hoist the Premier League trophy this year, with the latter being the most likely at this point. That's how I understand sport. "Afterwards, we have to talk about what does that mean for the Man City [result]?" "We want everyone to cheer us on and keep pushing even if we have tough moments, even if we're 1-0 down or maybe more".

by | February 02, 2019 | 02:03

Then they will make a trip to face their nosy neighbours Atletico Madrid on 9 February, before flying to Amsterdam on 11 February to play the first leg of their Champions League tie against Ajax . Karim Benzema scored twice to move up to sixth in Real Madrid's all-time top goalscorers. Valencia scored two late goals to overcome Getafe on Tuesday and Real Betis needed extra time to knock out Espanyol.

by | February 01, 2019 | 06:13

The remaining four will be determined through the first qualifying round played in Geelong and Hobart leading up to the Super 12 stage. The seventh women's T-20 World Cup is scheduled to start on Feb 21 in Sydney , with the first match taking place between India and Australia.

by | February 01, 2019 | 07:25

The Knicks and Mavericks have scheduled a trade call with the league office to finalize the deal, sources told ESPN's Ramona Shelburne. There's been a strong disconnect between Porzingis and Knicks management in recent years, and it culminated in Thursday's meeting.

by | February 01, 2019 | 06:10

DeMarcus Cousins (22), Durant (16), Kevon Looney (a career-high 15 points , five rebounds) and Thompson (16) all cracked double figures. With six more 3-pointers Monday night, Curry became the first player in National Basketball Association history to make 200 3-pointers in fewer than 40 games to start his season.