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by | January 27, 2019 | 03:43

Building on an already considerable first innings lead of 212 after Holder chose not to enforce the follow-on on the second evening, the skipper himself led the way with a commanding 202 not out, dominating an unbroken seventh-wicket partnership of 295 with Dowrich, who was on 116 when the second innings declaration came in the final session with the West Indies at 415 for six.

by | January 26, 2019 | 23:27

Osaka's body language had dropped off a cliff and she chided herself for every error - she was staring at a meltdown for the ages. To the doubters that claimed Williams choked, rather than Osaka soared, Osaka can now present the undeniable evidence of her Australian Open final courage.

by | January 26, 2019 | 22:10

Open in 2008, won at -1 by the Big Cat over his longtime friend Rocco Mediate. Top-ranked Justin Rose of Britain will be joined by Americans Jordan Spieth and Billy Horschel in another group while Spain's seventh-ranked Jon Rahm , whose first US PGA win came at Torrey Pines in 2017, tees off alongside Americans Rickie Fowler and Brandt Snedeker in the first two rounds.

by | January 26, 2019 | 21:19

In a statement released on Thursday, Guernsey Harbour Master David Barker said: "The chances of survival at this point are extremely remote". The plane was flying from the French city of Nantes to Cardiff, where the 28-year-old Sala was due to start playing for the Welsh capital's Premier League club.

by | January 26, 2019 | 20:09

Football fan Ace, from Lexington, told NFL Draft Diamonds : 'I hate Tom Brady , he's been accused of cheating before, I want him to be caught'. Ace's fourth-grade project earned an honorable mention, according to Millcreek's website . The Patriots will face off against the Los Angeles Rams in Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta on February 3. Brady has steadfastly denied the allegation and ended up helping the Patriots win Super Bowl LI after serving his suspension.

by | January 26, 2019 | 20:01

Higuain scored 36 goals in 35 Serie A matches at Napoli in 2015-16, when Chelsea head coach Maurizio Sarri was manager, while Jorginho is a former team-mate. Eden Hazard has been playing as a false nine recently and is Chelsea's top scorer with 13 goals in all competitions. They will take on Manchester City in the Carabao Cup final on February 24 while a meeting with Malmo awaits in the Europa League round of 32.

by | January 26, 2019 | 19:10

Pliskova was a point away from losing that match, until Williams, who was firmly in control, rolled her left-ankle mid-rally on match point. Williams, a seven-time Australian champion, then failed to win a point on serve for the rest of the match.

by | January 26, 2019 | 17:27

What was left up in the air, however, was if the legendary New York Yankees closer would get in unanimously. "The Hall provides guidance to inductees as to which logo, if any, may be depicted on an electee's plaque cap", he wrote. Halladay told reporters in Toronto in 2016 that he would go into Cooperstown wearing a Jays cap, because it's where he spent the bulk of his career.

by | January 26, 2019 | 13:59

Kanter, a seven-year veteran, said he was told Wednesday morning that he was starting against the Rockets, but Fizdale and the staff changed the lineup later in the day. He started 23 of his first 35 games, but has since largely fallen out of the rotation as the 10-36 Knicks look to develop Kornet and Robinson. Earlier this month, Kanter met with Knicks general manager Scott Perry to discuss his frustration about a reduced role.

by | January 26, 2019 | 14:00

Nadal needed less than two hours to defeat Tsitsipas 6-2, 6-4, 6-0 at the iconic Rod Laver Arena of the Melbourne Park . The Spaniard, who had suffered a heartbreaking loss in an incredible five-set final to Roger Federer in 2017, was forced to retire mid-way of his quarter-final against Marin Cilic past year.

by | January 26, 2019 | 13:54

It was a marked contrast to her maiden Slam win previous year, when Osaka cried as boos rang around Flushing Meadows following losing finalist Serena Williams' tirade at the umpire. Kvitova has yet to be challenged in the Australian Open , winning all matches in straight sets. After Kvitova double-faulted to offer up a break point at 1-all, Osaka converted it with a cross-court backhand victor.

by | January 26, 2019 | 12:26

Kvitova might yet end the tournament as both the Australian Open champion and world number one. She has already proven that she can trouble Kvitova; now she only has to beat her. Danielle is unseeded American Danielle Collins , who continued her remarkable run on her debut at the tournament by seeing off Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 2-6 7-5 6-1.

by | January 26, 2019 | 11:42

I suppose it's not impossible that the Dodgers could add Harper even after Pollock, but absent a series of other moves, it's just not especially likely. Pollock and Los Angeles agreed to a $55 million, four-year contract, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press. In 2018, he missed time with a left thumb fracture.

by | January 26, 2019 | 10:27

Because if you can't then motivate them after you've made it public that you can't motivate them and the players don't respond to that, I think you're in a bit of trouble". Pochettino was keen to remind people, though, that his trophy cabinet back at home in Argentina is pretty full. 'I think to arrive in that situation after a very hard summer when you assess everything that happened in the last seven months I think our players are heroes.

by | January 26, 2019 | 05:46

A decision is yet to be made on whether Higuain will feature. @SteveBowercomm : After the late drama in the week to seal a Carabao Cup final place , Chelsea are back at Stamford Bridge hoping to take a step towards another Wembley final, boosted by the anticipated debut of Gonzalo Higuain .

by | January 26, 2019 | 04:56

At a hearing last week, the court deferred its decision saying it would have a say only after amicus curiae PS Narasimha took charge. Following outrage over Hardik's problematic remarks on women and appropriation of black culture, BCCI had suspended them, causing them to sit out India's ODI series against Australia.

by | January 26, 2019 | 03:31

Top seed Djokovic will now play Lucas Pouille, who beat Milos Raonic 7-6 (7-4) 6-3 6-7 (2-7) 6-4, for a place in the final. Nishikori's path to the quarterfinals included three five-set contests and two fightbacks from two sets down as well as nearly five-hour long clash with Spain's Pablo Carreno Busta in the 4th round, which saw Nishikori snatching the victory of 6-7 (8-10); 4-6; 7-6 (7-4); 6-4; 7-6 (10-8).

by | January 26, 2019 | 03:21

In addition to meeting former President Obama, some members of the Warriors were also spotted with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and a number of other California House Democrats, including Reps. Curry later echoed James' remarks. During last season, the team declined to visit the White House to see Donald Trump and instead took a trip to meet with local children .

by | January 26, 2019 | 02:29

The boy, Ace Davis, wanted to prove whether Brady was a cheater by using science, using examples of how a deflated football gave the future Hall of Fame quarterback an advantage. And Julian Edelman takes steroids. Meanwhile, the National Football League is investigating a report where a laser pointer was allegedly flashed at New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady , during the AFC Championship game against the Chiefs in Kansas City.

by | January 26, 2019 | 02:15

Gasol also questioned why his teammate Conley was part of the discussions, adding he's "one heck of a player" that the franchise needs. "It's not going to change". He has a trade kicker on his contract that would be valued at $1.2 million at the time of the February deadline. He can become a free agent this summer by opting out of the final year of his $25.5 million contract for 2019-20.

by | January 25, 2019 | 23:59

The Rams tied the game on Greg Zuerlein's 48-yarder and won it in overtime with his 57-yarder. While many have told Saints' players and fans to get over it - New Orleans did blow a 13-point lead and have the ball first in overtime - it's still a bad way to see your season end.

by | January 25, 2019 | 23:32

Neymar appeared to sustain the injury in a challenge from Goncalves when the Strasbourg midfielder tried to tackle the PSG star on three occasions before referee Johan Hamel awarded a free-kick. "He is at the hospital and I must wait for the doctor to give me news", said PSG coach Thomas Tuchel after the game. "He can amuse himself, that's his style and I think people come to watch that".

by | January 25, 2019 | 22:01

Oladipo made his first All-Star Game last season after being acquired in the trade for Paul George . Oladipo entered Wednesday leading the Pacers in scoring with 19.2 points per game, while also contributing 5.7 rebounds and 5.3 assists per game.

by | January 25, 2019 | 21:33

It's not my issue. "If the club decides to sign a sporting director, I agree with them". Arsenal midfielders Aaron Ramsey and Mesut Ozil look to be on their way out of the Emirates Stadium because boss Unai Emery is looking to change the club's mentality.

by | January 25, 2019 | 20:39

Djokovic's form, however, was red hot from the start. "Everything worked the way I imagined it before the match", Djokovic said. The 2009 champion Nadal will face either top seed Novak Djokovic or Frenchman Lucas Pouille in the final as he bids for a second Melbourne title and an 18th Grand Slam crown.