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Sports Fernando, Mendis guide Sri Lanka to historic series win in South Africa
Author: 0 Fernando, Mendis guide Sri Lanka to historic series win in South Africa

Against that backdrop a young and inexperienced Sri Lanka team beat South Africa, the number two ranked Test team in the world before the first match, and did so largely due to the failure of the Proteas batsmen. 5 among Test batsmen, said of the rankings jump. "Batting out there, it felt like a really good wicket". Sri Lanka claimed a thrilling first test in Durban by one wicket and outplayed South Africa in the second, setting up their victory by skittling the hosts for 128 in their ...

Sports Spurs' DeMar DeRozan humbled by reception on bittersweet Raptors return
Author: 0 Spurs' DeMar DeRozan humbled by reception on bittersweet Raptors return

After the game DeRozan took a good-natured shot at his former teammate, whose weight has been a topic of discussion often in the past - especially earlier in his career. "To come back here and get a reception like that is definitely humbling, beyond gratifying", DeRozan said. "It made it exciting, made it fun to go out there, play and compete", DeRozan added of his warm reception.

Sports Mauricio Pochettino plays foot-tennis game with his players at Tottenham
Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino plays foot-tennis game with his players at Tottenham

Pochettino immediately argued with the fourth official after that goal and then squared up to Dean after the final whistle during a heated argument with the veteran referee. "I will accept everything that can happen from the FA but I hope they won't go any further", he said. We keep going. We made a few mistakes, we concede the two goals.

Sports Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Could Be Charged Monday With Soliciting Prostitution
Author: 0 Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Could Be Charged Monday With Soliciting Prostitution

Earlier Monday, the NFL said it will handle Kraft's case as it would any other issue under the league's conduct policy. " We will take appropriate action as warranted based on the facts ". "This is not about prostitution", Rocah said, but rather "human trafficking" and "sex slavery". When news of Kraft's case first broke Friday, the National Football League said that it was "aware of the ongoing law enforcement matter and will continue to monitor developments".

Sports Towns Out With Concussion For 1st Missed Game Of His Career
Author: 0 Towns Out With Concussion For 1st Missed Game Of His Career

It will be the first game Towns has missed during his National Basketball Association career after starting all 303 games since being picked first in the 2015 draft. NY is 4-28 in games decided by 10 points or more. The Knicks' acquisition of Carmelo Anthony from Denver was actually a three-team trade involving Minnesota, which got Eddy Curry and Anthony Randolph from NY.

Sports Newcastle fans give Almiron standing ovation after superb first start
Author: 0 Newcastle fans give Almiron standing ovation after superb first start

Almiron and Salomon Rondon had already hit the post by that point and Newcastle were in complete control thereafter at St James' Park. Huddersfield remain 14 points adrift of safety and appear certain to be relegated. Newcastle have been able to get results under Rafael Benitez, but this was the best their attack has looked all season and new boy Almiron was the key.

Sports Sens trade Dzingel to Blue Jackets for Duclair, picks
Author: 0 Sens trade Dzingel to Blue Jackets for Duclair, picks

Ottawa has traded forward Ryan Dzingel and a seventh-round pick to Columbus for Anthony Duclair and two second-rounders, the teams announced Saturday. "(Zuccarello) will enhance our team in a number of ways, whether it is at even strength, on the power play or in the shootout", Nill said. Much like Columbus would owe Ottawa another first-round pick if it re-signs Duchene, Dallas' conditional third-rounder in 2020 becomes a first if Zuccarello re-ups with Dallas.

Sports Crystal Palace rout Leicester 4-1
Author: 0 Crystal Palace rout Leicester 4-1

First Team Coaches Mike Stowell and Adam Sadler will take over control of the squad while the club looks for a replacement. Puel was Leicester's second manager since Claudio Ranieri improbably won the Premier League in 2016 after defying 5,000-1 odds.

Sports Kvitova downs Taiwan's Hsieh to reach Dubai final
Author: 0 Kvitova downs Taiwan's Hsieh to reach Dubai final

The win was also Bencic's fourth win over a top 10 player this week after getting past Aryna Sabalenka , Simona Halep and Elina Svitolina in the previous rounds. The former World No.7 will play her biggest WTA final since 2015 after ending Elina Svitolina's 12-match winning streak 6-2, 3-6, 7-6 (3) in the semifinal.

Sports Man United played with 10-and-a-half men vs. Liverpool - Solskjaer
Author: 0 Man United played with 10-and-a-half men vs. Liverpool - Solskjaer

The Egyptian, stuck on 49 goals in the league would have been relishing the chance to change the statistic, but was shut down once again by the Mancunians, Luke Shaw keeping a close eye on him this time around. "It was a game without a lot of highlights". We help you discover publicly available material and act as a search engine. For Liverpool , the point is enough to move them past Manchester City at the summit but it will be seen as a chance missed in the title race.

Sports Tottenham’s Kane to be assessed ahead of Burnley clash
Author: 0 Tottenham’s Kane to be assessed ahead of Burnley clash

Asked who would make the final call on Kane, Pochettino continued: "I don't care if he wants to play or not". During Tottenham's clash with Manchester United at Wembley on January 13th, Kane sustained an ankle injury , which has become something of an annual occurrence, and was expected to be sidelined until the start of March at the earliest.

Sports Injury will sideline Duke’s Zion Williamson at Syracuse
Author: 0 Injury will sideline Duke’s Zion Williamson at Syracuse

The Carrier Dome's basketball attendance record is expected to be broken for Saturday's game, with eight more seats exceeding the mark set against Duke in 2014. Without Williamson against the Tar Heels, the Blue Devils averaged a season-low 0.84 points per possession and were outscored by 34 points in the paint - Duke's worst differential in eight seasons.

Sports Stars acquire Mats Zuccarello, report says
Author: 0 Stars acquire Mats Zuccarello, report says

Mats Zuccarello was traded to the Dallas Stars from the New York Rangers on Saturday for a conditional second-round pick in the 2019 NHL Draft and a conditional third-round pick in the 2020 NHL Draft. With the Blackhawks, Coyotes, Avalanche and Wild hot on their heels, the Stars bolstered their offence with the addition of a talented top-six forward with 11 goals and 37 points on the season.

Sports India seeks to have Pakistan cricket isolated, Apartheid-SA style
Author: 0 India seeks to have Pakistan cricket isolated, Apartheid-SA style

What they decide will be in interest of the nation. Furlong further said that the ICC is "likely to discuss this at the ICC Board meetings this week and we will be monitoring the situation with our members". The Indian cricket board (BCCI) has written to the game's global governing body to urge the cricket community to sever ties with any nation from where "terrorism emanates".

Sports Neil Lennon recalls signing Virgil van Dijk for 2m euro at Celtic
Author: 0 Neil Lennon recalls signing Virgil van Dijk for 2m euro at Celtic

Virgil van Dijk has revealed he wasn't good enough to play as a centre back when he was 16 but is now determined to be "remembered as a legend" at Anfield. "And maybe you play some good matches when the team lost but people didn't recognise that". Trent Alexander-Arnold has stated that the Brazilian global is one of the best in the world, adding that he has transformed the fortunes of the Reds team which has contributed to why they are in the position to claim the Premier League title.

Sports Tiger Woods stuns golf fans with a disastrous four-putt
Author: 0 Tiger Woods stuns golf fans with a disastrous four-putt

Woods, a seven-time victor of the tournament but playing it for the first time since it moved to Mexico, made an early run, but a four-putt double-bogey at 15 followed by a three-putt bogey at 16 saw him post a one-under 70 that left him 10 adrift on 207.

Sports Ole Miss Basketball Players Kneel During The National Anthem
Author: 0 Ole Miss Basketball Players Kneel During The National Anthem

Coach Kermit Davis also backed his players, though he had vowed in his first news conference previous year that his would be a team "that " respects the flag and the national anthem ". "We're just exhausted of these hate groups coming to our school and portraying our campus like it's our actual university having these hate groups in our school".

Sports Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Man Utd must not end up like Liverpool
Author: 0 Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Man Utd must not end up like Liverpool

The former defender said on LFC TV while previewing the game: " At this stage of the season, late February, March and April onwards, you don't particularly play well in games ". Liverpool: Liverpool has some injuries at the back and is coming off the match against Bayern Munich in the Champions League . Virgil van Dijk missed out through suspension but he should return for the visit to Old Trafford.

Sports Delhi shooting WC: IOC decides against withdrawing all Olympic quotas
Author: 0 Delhi shooting WC: IOC decides against withdrawing all Olympic quotas

The ISSF said on February 20 that it faced "an urgent situation as Pakistani athletes can not get entry visas to participate in the competition" because of the Kashmir attack. Sixteen quota places for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games were being contested for. The ISSF statement on the India Pakistan tiff read: " ISSF World Cup in New Delhi faces an urgent situation as Pakistani athletes can not get entry visas to participate in the competition, due to the terrorist attacks happened last ...

Sports Smiling Sri Lanka stun South Africa to seal historic series win
Author: 0 Smiling Sri Lanka stun South Africa to seal historic series win

The home side were not able to prise out any more wickets before the close as they seek to win the test and avoid a first ever home series loss to a side from Asia. Sri Lanka was behind after the first innings in both tests. Sri Lanka's victory in the first Test came in thrilling style after they chased 304 to claim a one-wicket win in Durban, with Kusal Perera hitting an unbeaten 153 to guide the tourists to victory after they had been 229-9.

Sports Virat Kohli: We will go by what government and BCCI decide
Author: 0 Virat Kohli: We will go by what government and BCCI decide

Both Tendulkar and Gavaskar's comments didn't go down well with the journalist who believed that Tendulkar should have been the first cricketer to speak regarding playing against Pakistan. "This is a 10-team World Cup and each team plays matches against every other team". In fact, I'd request each one of us to not give his/her opinion on cricket with Pakistan.

Sports Pochettino Confronts Mike Dean as Spurs lose to Burnley
Author: 0 Pochettino Confronts Mike Dean as Spurs lose to Burnley

He voiced his frustrations on the touchline and then confronted Dean after the full-time whistle. Pochettino was asked about the incident with Dean during a post-match interview with Sky Sports but declined to go into details. Spurs' Juan Foyth and Burnley's Phil Bardsley were booked for late challenges that could arguably have brought bigger punishments, and as the game entered its final quarter of an hour, Foyth came off to be replaced by Erik Lamela .

Sports Another Twist In Anthony Davis-Celtics Trade Drama
Author: 0 Another Twist In Anthony Davis-Celtics Trade Drama

The NBA ruled that leaving Davis out of their team when healthy would go against competitive balance and could affect the integrity of the league. Davis has already seen his playing time reduced since handing in a trade request. That means increased minutes for younger players like Frank Jackson, Cheick Diallo and Kenrich Williams as well as for potential free agents such as Elfrid Payton, Julius Randle, Stanley Johnson and Darius Miller .

Sports Towns Has Solid Performance In Team LeBron Comeback Victory
Author: 0 Towns Has Solid Performance In Team LeBron Comeback Victory

Steph Curry and Klay Thompson were on opposite teams for the 2019 All-Star Game in Charlotte, and each had the opportunity to defend the other. "Just being the leader of a team, it wasn't as tough as I thought", Antetokounmpo said. Cole concert if you all get your a- back on transition (in the second half)", Malone said, via ESPN . "Thank you to the commissioner and to the National Basketball Association for allowing us to be on this stage once again", Nowitzki said on the court between ...

Sports Canadian Georges St-Pierre calls time on glittering career
Author: 0 Canadian Georges St-Pierre calls time on glittering career

I'm very happy to do it ", St-Pierre said Thursday. It takes a lot of discipline to retire on top. When you're the most dominant fighter at your weight class, you have to perform for a long stretch of time. St. Pierre thanked UFC staff and dignitaries including UFC President Dana White; former company officials like Lorenzo Fertitta; and friends and teammates Renzo Gracie and his coach Firas Zahabi, among many others.

Sports Virat Kohli Breaks His Silence On World Cup 2019 Clash Against Pakistan
Author: 0 Virat Kohli Breaks His Silence On World Cup 2019 Clash Against Pakistan

Describing the current situation between India and Pakistan as "very, very bad", US President Donald Trump Friday said his administration was in contact with both sides and hoped hostilities would soon end in the Valley. Blaming Indian media of war journalism, the Major General said their Prime Minister Imran Khan has given their Army full authorisation to prepare for an attack from India's side.

Sports Injured Pandya out of Australia series, Jadeja to play ODIs
Author: 0 Injured Pandya out of Australia series, Jadeja to play ODIs

Ravindra Jadeja has been named a replacement for Hardik Pandya for the 5 ODIs. The all-rounder is suffering from stiffness in his lower back and will play no part in a two-match Twenty20 series and five one-day internationals. India and Australia will play the first T20I, on Sunday, in Visakhapatnam. When Pandya returned to Team India for the tour of Australia, he along with KL Rahul were embroiled in a controversy over comments that they made on a talk show.

Sports Chris Paul with blatantly dirty play on LeBron James
Author: 0 Chris Paul with blatantly dirty play on LeBron James

Kyle Kuzma and James each drew charges against Harden in the final three minutes of the game. "It's lingering and it's something that needs to be looked at", he said when asked of the referee's turbulent relationship with the Rockets.