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by | November 20, 2018 | 02:15

Shafiq and Azhar rescued Pakistan during their 52-run unfinished stand for the fourth wicket after high drama at the start of the day, when Pakistan lost three quick wickets in the space of just eight runs and as many balls. Watling settled down for their dogged partnership of 112 to keep Pakistan wicketless in the second session of play. When is Pakistan vs New Zealand taking place? .

by | November 20, 2018 | 01:50

Last season, Guardiola helped Manchester City win the Premier League title, while Mourinho and his wards were unable to be decorated with any medal. Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has reportedly instructed the club to pursue a move for Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly when the transfer window reopens in a couple of months' time.

by | November 20, 2018 | 01:49

Starting quarterback Alex Smith broke the tibia and fibula in his right leg during Sunday's 23-21 loss to the Houston Texans . In four seasons as the Jets' quarterback, he threw 68 touchdowns and 69 interceptions while completing 55.1 percent of his passes.

by | November 19, 2018 | 23:46

The Australian bowling attack has taken note of Rohit's prolific run and have chalked out specific plans to counter his threat. "We're like, "better not say too much to him because you'll get him going". "Whenever we travel outside India, there's always a special feeling". "But all the guys are determined to change things around this time". "The first time I came here, I remember, in 2007, had a good time".

by | November 18, 2018 | 06:27

And that's a lot of things stacked in our favour. It's Ireland's second ever win over the All Blacks and the second under the stewardship of Schmidt. So you've got to gear up for that", the Ireland captain added. Following an exhilarating first half, a couple of mistakes crept into the hosts' game at the start of the second period, with Peter O'Mahony dropping the ball and Stockdale nearly gifting a try to Kieran Read , but those two players soon made up for that.

by | November 18, 2018 | 02:17

Both sides played out a goalless draw last month in the reverse fixture behind closed doors in Rijeka, but Croatia's last-gasp win against Spain on Thursday means all three teams could still be promoted from Group 4 of League A going into the final match.

by | November 18, 2018 | 02:17

Federer, a six-time victor of this tournament, suffered a shocking loss to Kei Nishikori on Sunday. Over the course of 67 minutes at The O2 arena, Thiem racked up 34 unforced errors in a 6-2, 6-3 defeat. But he did lose 6-0, 6-1 and said: 'It was one of the worst days in the year'. He also rarely made any impression with his signature weapon - the one-handed backhand.

by | November 17, 2018 | 03:42

The three-time Cy Young victor went 18-7 with a 2.53 ERA in 33 starts. His selection marks the sixth time a Mets' pitcher has won the award, adding to the awards won by Tom Seaver (1969, 1973, 1975), Dwight Gooden (1985) and R.A. Verlander led the AL with 290 strikeouts while going 16-9 with a 2.52 ERA for AL West champion Houson. Now that we have a 10-win Cy Young victor, we can finally put aside the notion that wins are an important way to measure the success of pitchers.

by | November 17, 2018 | 03:24

With Cristiano Ronaldo watching from the crowd, Djokovic secured his second break at 3-3 in the second and went on to dispatch Isner with the minimum of fuss. The players had hit just 19 winners between them, and made a combined 46 unforced errors, when Zverev took the set on the tie-break. The merciless Djokovic held serve before breaking Isner once more with an inch-perfect backhand passing shot on match point.

by | November 17, 2018 | 02:59

But England manager Southgate has no doubt having Rooney in camp will have only taught his players valuable lessons. Southgate was unhappy with the defending and warned England will be beaten by Croatia in Sunday's Uefa Nations League decider at Wembley.

by | November 16, 2018 | 01:36

Dr Palmer , the legendary Black Ferns captain turned New Zealand Rugby board member, led the winning presentation at a World Rugby council meeting in Dublin alongside former All Blacks midfielder and fellow NZR director Mark Robinson. Green said she was proud to be part of the generation who helped put women's rugby on the map and looked forward to watching it grow further in Australia.

by | November 16, 2018 | 01:36

James, 33, moved past Wilt Chamberlain's mark of 31,419 points in the Lakers' 126-117 win over the Trail Blazers on Wednesday. One of the greatest scorers, rebounders to ever play this game. His Portland Trail Blazers , firmly in the No. 2 spot in the West through the first month of the National Basketball Association season, just got blitzed by L.A., including a spellbinding display from James as he moved into fifth on the league's all-time scoring list.

by | November 16, 2018 | 01:11

Rooney, England's all-time record goalscorer, is expected to make an appearance as a substitute in the friendly against the US - a match arranged to raise funds for the Rooney Foundation, which aims to improve the lives of disadvantaged children.

by | November 16, 2018 | 01:02

If anyone can slow down Tua Tagovailoa and the Alabama offense, it's MI. Alabama will host The Citadel on Saturday at 11 a.m. CT. Big 12 fans will disagree, but MI at 12-1 looks like a good bet to sail into the playoff - especially if Notre Dame finishes unbeaten, therefore making the Wolverines' only loss a one-score game in the opener at South Bend.

by | November 14, 2018 | 00:39

The veteran Strycova, playing in her final tie for the Czechs after a 16-year Fed Cup career, gave up the first set to the 19-year-old Kenin, who fought through early nerves in her first taste of Fed Cup action. Despite also losing their two best players just before the final, the Czechs proved their dominance in the women's team tournament this decade, leaning on the hustle of Siniakova.

by | November 14, 2018 | 00:37

Chelsea are two points behind Premier League leaders Manchester City going into Sunday's clash with Everton , with a tricky away game with Tottenham to come after the worldwide break. The 27-year-old Hazard starred as Belgium finished an impressive third at this year's World Cup in Russian Federation and then played his part in helping Chelsea make an unbeaten 12-match start to the Premier League season with seven goals.

by | November 12, 2018 | 02:17

Bryant spent his first eight National Football League seasons with Dallas and in 2017 caught 69 passes for 838 yards and six touchdowns, including a 50-yard scoring play, for the Cowboys. I love the locker room. Earlier in the week, the Saints made a decision to bring in a handful of veteran wide receivers that were available in an attempt to add some depth to their roster.

by | November 12, 2018 | 01:54

The win over Palace saw Sarri equal Frank Clark's 1994 record of remaining unbeaten in his first 11 Premier League games; avoid defeat against Everton and Sarri will have the record to himself. Maurizio Sarri and Marco Silva have both insisted their altercation during the 0-0 draw between Chelsea and Everton was a "normal" exchange. "We came here to stop Chelsea as a team".

by | November 12, 2018 | 01:30

A furious Verstappen then confronted Ocon in the FIA garage after the race, pushing the Frenchman on a number of occasions before FIA delegates intervened. Hamilton celebrated his win and his team's title with samba dancers on the podium. "Respectfully, between all the drivers, we all do respect [the gaps] - I could have tried to overtake Valtteri, or Valtteri whoever was in front of him.

by | November 12, 2018 | 00:11

Members of the squad flew to Thailand last weekend to attend Srivaddhanaprabha's funeral and injured defender Harry Maguire joined in a memorial march before Saturday's match. The LCFC Foxes Foundation, which has raised nearly £2M for local charities since its formation in 2011/12, has been renamed in honour of Khun Vichai, whose generosity saw him make over £4M in personal donations to local hospitals, universities and charities in recent years.

by | November 11, 2018 | 11:03

Kusal Mendis added 46 with Mathews for the fourth wicket but, he too, could not convert a good start into a big innings and fell for 45. England's Moeen Ali , second left, celebrates the dismissal of Sri Lanka's Niroshan Dickwella with team mates in Galle .

by | November 11, 2018 | 10:04

That's why I don't do it (talk to the players) directly after a game. "We have only had two games when the performances level dropped", stated Klopp ahead of his side's game against Fulham at Anfield on Sunday . Fulham have managed just one win in their 33 away visits to Anfield (D9 L23), scoring just four times in their last 17 games at Anfield. "So many times I clean the dressing room and find the players who have the ambition to work, who have the ambition to compete", Jokanovic said.

by | November 11, 2018 | 09:47

They offered Harper $300 million for 10 years in a deal that included no opt-outs, according to multiple people familiar with the terms. With Harper playing a majority of his games in right fielder the last few years, it makes sense that Puig would become expendable if it meant acquiring a player of Harper's caliber.

by | November 11, 2018 | 08:44

The deal comes after Butler turned down a four-year, $110 million extension from the Timberwolves during the offseason and was not moved after the Rockets reportedly offered four first-round picks to acquire him. Butler had announced that he wanted to be traded around the time training camps opened in September. The Sixers plan for their Big 3 for the foreseeable future to be Butler, Embiid and Simmons.

by | November 10, 2018 | 02:16

Manchester United star, Alexis Sanchez , wants to quit the club for three reasons. Speaking about Sunday afternoon's fixture, Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic has said that the Red Devils will be ready for what the Blues throw at them.

by | November 10, 2018 | 01:45

Chandler, 36, will be a backup to starting center JaVale McGee for the Lakers, who are desperate for an infusion of size and defensive rebounding. Chandler went to school in the Compton section of L.A. Kuzma's fourth 3-pointer put the Lakers up 111-104 with 1:51 to play, but Rose promptly hit back-to-back 3-pointers for the Wolves. James added 10 rebounds and nine assists, just missing out on his second triple-double as a member of the Lakers.

by | November 10, 2018 | 00:33

Brady didn't have a touchdown pass until the fourth quarter of this game, ending a seven-quarter drought without one. Rodgers finished 24/43 passing for 259 yards and two touchdowns. When the Patriots travel to Tennessee this week, they'll face off against one of Belichick's first and most successful examples of utilizing a player in an unusual way in New England.

by | November 09, 2018 | 16:27

This latest setback comes on the day he was named in Gareth Southgate's latest England squad for the forthcoming games against the United States and Croatia. Aubameyang has scored a lot of goals at Arsenal - 19 in 29 appearances - but he's struggled to impact a lot of games. Thursday's draw ensured they stayed three points clear of Sporting in Group H, with 10 points from four matches ensuring they are certain of a place in the last 32.

by | November 09, 2018 | 15:49

So far this season he has barely made an impression on any of the games he has featured in and he was totally off the pace right from the off against Red Star . They could have scored earlier in the half when skipper Savic turned and fired over the bar from a corner, before Ben Nabouhane's powerful shot was palmed away by Liverpool keeper Alisson.

by | November 09, 2018 | 15:42

Speaking in an interview quoted by Metro , Ronaldo said: "I was happy for the goal, but are a little bit disappointed because we should win the game easily, [by] three or four goals". Valencia, which earlier beat Swiss side Young Boys 3-1, is two points back. After the goal we had five minutes to wake up again. "But we still have two matches which will allow us to finish first".

by | November 07, 2018 | 03:00

The 22-year-old beat the Serbian in one hour and 37 minutes to end the his 22-match unbeaten steak. Cilic, who defeated Djokovic in the final at Queen's Club in the summer, was a break ahead for a 2-1 lead in the decider. "I am going to watch that match, it could be very interesting", said a smiling Khachanov in a courtside interview. "Put me under big pressure from the first ball, actually", Thiem said.

by | November 07, 2018 | 01:19

Leonard said the injury wasn't serious, although the team listed him as questionable to face the Lakers. "That always plays out in my experience in these games, and I have played in a lot of these games and I know what it is like to think, 'OK, this game just got a lot easier, '" Walton said.

by | November 05, 2018 | 02:16

After his maiden win at Del Mar, he went on to take the Grade I Del Mar Futurity and Grade I American Pharoah at Santa Anita. Trained in Southern California by last year's Triple Crown victor, Bob Baffert, Game victor got a bit of a slow start in the Juvenile and jockey Joel Rosario had to settle him behind the leaders early.

by | November 04, 2018 | 00:27

Pearce got the Red Sox rolling in the clincher, connecting for a two-run homer off Clayton Kershaw in the first inning. Visiting clubhouse manager Mitch Poole estimates he ordered 263 bottles of champagne for the Red Sox, at an estimated cost of $18,000.

by | November 04, 2018 | 00:24

Mourinho will know, however, there must be much more to come if they are to revive their challenge for a top four place. In an interview with Football Focus, published on the BBC Sport website , DC United striker Rooney said: "Obviously they are going through a hard period at the minute, but José Mourinho is very experienced and I think some players have to do a little bit better".

by | November 02, 2018 | 03:01

Perhaps the third-round pick - higher than they would have received in a compensatory pick for letting him walk as a free agent - is the biggest selling point. Lions general manager Bob Quinn issued a statement about Tate . He has gone over 1,000 yards receiving in three of the past four seasons with Detroit.

by | November 02, 2018 | 01:40

For second seed Djokovic it meant he extended his sequence of consecutive winning sets to 30, passing his previous best mark of 29 from 2015. Djokovic , who will reclaim the No. Novak Djokovic began his bid for a record-extending fifth Paris Masters title with a 7-5, 6-1 win against Joao Sousa in the second round on Tuesday, and lent a helping hand to a spectator in the process.

by | November 01, 2018 | 03:57

McSorley has started every game for No. 17 Penn State since 2016. McSorley was 4-for-8 passing for 54 yards with a touchdown before exiting the game. Trailing 30-24 in the fourth quarter, Iowa drove to first-and-goal at the 3 with 3:30 left. Question: You've carried the ball 401 times and thrown over 1,000 passes, and it looks like you've never been hurt.

by | November 01, 2018 | 03:45

On Tuesday, Rangers midfielder Jordan Rossiter was asked about what effect those comments had on the players. "The business I am in, it is cut-throat, it is brutal", said Gerrard. SPFL chief executive Neil Doncaster said: "I'm pleased that we've been able to reach an outcome that allows both clubs to finalise their ticket arrangements for what should be a showcase Betfred Cup final at Hampden Park".

by | November 01, 2018 | 02:29

But, just as in Mexico City last year, Hamilton did enough to win the championship, his fourth in five quite remarkable years. "As soon as we got into qualifying, we knew straight away with the way the vehicle was feeling, I was like "OK we're in a much stronger position to fight for positions".