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by | January 27, 2018 | 20:23

Rising Pune Supergiant bought the troubled England all-rounder a year ago for a record $2.16 million. Left-arm quick Mitchell Starc joined fellow Australian Lynn at Kolkata, going for 9.4 crore ($2 million). The teams will have to spend a minimum of Rs 60 crore and have a maximum purse limit of Rs 80 crore. Up to Rs 4.35 billion could be spent on player acquisition this year in an auction which has over 1000 players from 13 cricketing nations go under the hammer.

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:35

Borussia Dortmund have rejected a second bid from Arsenal for striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. But after the match Arsenal's pursuit of Aubameyang was the hottest topic of conversation, though Wenger says they deal has not progressed despite talks.

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:27

We have a strong squad that does not only depend on one player, that is for sure. "Because they're simply not", Ince told Paddy Power. "City seem very blase about it", he said in his column in Britain's Sun newspaper. The result marked the Manchester side's fifth clean sheet in a row, starting after the draw with Burnley at Old Trafford. He's come to show how good he is, on the top stage, which is Europe.

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:18

I'm giving the slightest of edges to Halep. The German's thorough takedown of Madison Keys 6-1, 6-2 on Wednesday at Rod Laver Arena to reach the women's semifinals of the 2018 edition of the Australian Open was more like it. "I'm evolving guys", she said, smiling. "I think it's very close . I think she's reading my game pretty well", Pliskova said. Now, she is into the semifinals at Melbourne Park.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:35

Both he and Seppi had been forced to the limit in their previous matches, going the distance in brutal temperatures that reached 40-degrees Celsius (104 Fahrenheit), but the Briton was the stronger as the match wore on and he took his chances.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:35

The NFL concluded Friday that the Oakland Raiders complied with the Rooney Rule and will not face discipline for failing to interview a minority coaching candidate. Davis crossed the line, and we are disappointed in the League's decision. Meanwhile, the Raiders now have in place a new head coach that has created plenty of buzz around the organization.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:34

Top seed Nadal started brightly in the first set, but was caught 0-40 down on his own serve by Schwartzman before impressively making it 4-3 and going on to take the first set. "It probably helps my confidence, knowing I can resist nearly four hours on court". Nadal broke in the eighth game on the way to taking the opening set, but he encountered stiff resistance in the second set.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:30

Aubameyang has been absent for Dortmund's last two fixtures and the German club have admitted that the striker's head has been turned by the prospect of joining Arsenal this month. Dortmund's England Under-19 star Jadon Sancho hit the post in the second-half as both sides played out a goalless draw. He even wore a Dortmund shirt with " Dembele 7" on the back, a nod to former teammate Ousmane Dembele.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:26

But the firing of Mularkey proves that the owner of the team thinks the time to compete is now so that the pressure will be on Vrabel nearly instantly. The Patriots way is a big deal here, as Robinson and Vrabel spent seven years in New England together. "We want to build a culture around winning, competitiveness and toughness", he continued.

by | January 21, 2018 | 00:44

Barcelona have denied that they are plotting to sign Antoine Griezmann from Atletico Madrid . " FC Barcelona expresses its objections in the face of these events and reiterates its full respect for the institution of Atlético Madrid ".

by | January 21, 2018 | 00:43

Six-time champion Novak Djokovic advanced to the fourth round of the Australian Open , looking in excellent form during a straight-sets routing of Spain's Albert Ramos-Vinolas. "I'm nearly dead", Halep said of the match which equaled Chanda Rubin's win over Arantxa Shanchez Vicario in 1996 - also 48 games - for the Australian Open record in terms of most games.

by | January 20, 2018 | 08:10

Now a full-time college football analyst, Tebow decided to make a run at his childhood dream of playing professional baseball two years ago. Former Heisman Trophy victor and National Football League quarterback Tim Tebow is among nine players the New York Mets have invited to spring training, the team announced on Friday.

by | January 20, 2018 | 08:12

According to the police report, when Anderson was arrested and put in the back of the police vehicle, he made sexual threats to the officer's wife. Police say Anderson was driving 105 miles per hour in a 45 miles per hour zone. "He also began to brag about how much money he has and how all I was doing was trying to 'Ruin his fun'". In that instance, Anderson was told to leave and then allegedly fought with a security officer.

by | January 19, 2018 | 02:09

Dzeko and Palmieri would both be worthwhile additions to increase competitiveness in Antonio Conte's squad ahead of the busy schedule ahead. The 23-year-old has only recently returned from a serious knee ligament injury sustained last May and has found himself acting as a deputy for Aleksandar Kolarov.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:24

Though it is quite hurting for the players and the coach that their cherished record has been thrown out of the window, they are more than ready to make amends in the second leg billed to take place at the Nou Camp. Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde was calm after defeat to Espanyol last night. Speaking to the club's official website, he said: "He is with us since his youth".

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:24

Egger also put the call out on Twitter, where more than a dozen loyal Bengals fans posted receipts for their donation expressing appreciation to the Jaguars. When the Cincinnati Bengals beat the Baltimore Ravens in Week 17, paving the way for the Buffalo Bills to reach the playoffs, thankful Bills fans showed their appreciation by donating to Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton's charitable foundation.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:24

The visitors had lost the first Test by 72 runs in Cape Town . While his India counterpart Virat Kohli pointed out that even South Africa had not managed to travel to India and compete, Du Plessis referred to his team's win-loss ratio until their 2015 tour.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:10

One of just two former champions in the women's draw, Sharapova recovered from an early break in the second set and closed out her 6-1, 6-4 victory over Tatjana Maria with an ace on Tuesday at Margaret Court Arena. Halep's next opponent, Eugenie Bouchard, seems optimistic about playing the World No. 1. "It's always really cool to go up against the best in the world", Bouchard said.

by | January 17, 2018 | 03:01

D'Antoni complains about it immediately. While the incident didn't escalate, Twitter just couldn't let it go. Who knew a mid-January game between the Houston Rockets and Los Angeles Clippers would be so eventful. It was his 13th straight game of scoring at least 20 points, the NBA's longest active streak this season. " Chris Paul also entered [VIDEO ]with other Rockers players through a backstory that connects team dressing rooms".

by | January 17, 2018 | 02:58

Before kick-off, Dortmund coach Peter Stoeger revealed he took a dim view of Aubameyang missing a team meeting on Saturday and threw the top-scorer out of the squad. Arsenal's failings in front of goal have been glaringly obvious so far this season, with club-record signing Alexandre Lacazette now on a run of eight Premier League games without scoring.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:28

But I'll be the same, organised, professional and I'll have fun. "It's just about striking that balance and all I can do is work as hard as I can to produce a winning team". "I'll take bits from managers that I have worked under at club and global level but I am my own person". " I can't wait to start working with the players as we prepare for those crucial games later in the year ", he said.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:31

Sock, the highest ranked of the American men, lost 6-1, 7-6 (4), 5-7, 6-3 to Yuichi Sugita, while Isner lost to Australian journeyman Matt Ebden and qualifier Kevin King lost to No. They resumed with Bencic serving at deuce and the Swiss then crucially reeled off the next two points for 5-3 before breaking Williams again to take the opener 6-3.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:27

In his 19-year National Football League coaching career, Shurmur has been with teams that have qualified for the playoffs nine times and made one Super Bowl, with the Eagles following the 2004 season. Shurmur is in his second season with the Vikings. Shurmur was one of six candidates who interviewed for the Giants job. He'll have an offensive weapon with Odell Beckham Jr ., and will either have Eli Manning or the high draft pick replacing him.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:38

Give this game to the Vikings , on the late Kai Forbath kick that Ryan Longwell never got to try. They have a great defense , great team, but we feel like we can beat anybody and we're just going to go out there an execute. Bank Stadium. The Vikings have done a tremendous job of slowing down opposing team's running backs this season and that'll be one of their top priorities against the Saints .

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:36

His thumping knock included 16 fours and five sixes. Liam Plunkett marked his first appearance on the tour by ending as the pick of the England bowlers with three for 71 but the control exerted by Moeen Ali and Mark Wood - who took the crucial wicket of David Warner in the second over - helped restrict Australia .