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Sports Sri Lanka's Chandimal, Thirimanne return for second India test
Author: 0 Sri Lanka's Chandimal, Thirimanne return for second India test

Kohli said the India selectors had been left with a "massive headache" with such an embarrassment of riches at the top of the order, but the India captain stated that Rahul will regain his place. "Obviously KL has been our established opener". While Shikhar Dhawan put India in the driver's seat on the opening day with a sparkling 190 off just 168 deliveries, it was his opening partner Abhinav Mukund's turn to shine in the second innings with an 81.

Sports Michael Jordan Weighs In On Kobe vs. LeBron:
Author: 0 Michael Jordan Weighs In On Kobe vs. LeBron: "5 Beats 3"

It all started back in February 2013, Jordan said that Kobe's five championship rings ranks him above LeBron , who only had one at the time.During his Flight School in Santa Barbara, California, Michael Jordan was asked the question once again.

Sports Rams Dominique Easley out for the season with torn ACL
Author: 0 Rams Dominique Easley out for the season with torn ACL

Easley was the Patriots' first-round pick in 2014, but his two seasons in New England both ended early due to injuries, including a knee problem in his rookie year. Having already suffered a pair of torn ACL injuries in college , Easley made it through 16 games (no starts) with the Rams in 2016, logging 3.5 sacks, 24 solo tackles and a pair of forced fumbles.

Sports Sterling Shepard carted off; Giants say it's a rolled ankle
Author: 0 Sterling Shepard carted off; Giants say it's a rolled ankle

The immediate diagnosis is a low-ankle sprain, according to the NFL Network's Mike Garafolo . In that case, Shepard likely would be back on the field at least practicing by the middle of the preseason. He finished his OU career as the No. 2 receiver in program history, totaling 3,482 yards on 233 receptions. Odell Beckham Jr . and Dwayne Harris took Shepard's spot in the slot with the first-team offense after the injury.

Sports Security guard punches fan at A's game
Author: 0 Security guard punches fan at A's game

The case is being investigated by Oakland police. "We contract with a third-party security company and are now investigating the situation". The guards were hired to supplement the usual security provided. Another security guard stepped in between the two, but the female security guard went into the row behind the fan and started pulling her hair and punching her.

Sports Los Angeles to host 2028 Olympics, according to reports
Author: 0 Los Angeles to host 2028 Olympics, according to reports

Los Angeles had been in a race with Paris for 2024, with the victor to be named by the International Olympic Committee on September 13 in Lima. Los Angeles had argued that it could host a low-priced Olympics given that it already has all the necessary infrastructure in place, while Paris would need to build several expensive structures.

Sports Corbyn 'disgusted' over Arsenal owner Kroenke's hunting channel
Author: 0 Corbyn 'disgusted' over Arsenal owner Kroenke's hunting channel

Arsenal owner Stan Kroenke is being hit with backlash from both fans and animal rights groups after launching a bloodsports TV channel. "This is not sport". Philippa King, its chief operating officer, said: "The channel claims to show "ethical, fair chase and legal" hunting". Arsenal Fan TV also waded in and called the channel " sickening " on Twitter , while broadcaster Robert Peston, added: "As an Arsenal supporter I have to pay money to this person.

Sports NFL Willing to Work With Players to Study Medical Marijuana
Author: 0 NFL Willing to Work With Players to Study Medical Marijuana

But for how much longer? "We look forward to working with the Players Association on all issues involving the health and safety of our players", Joe Lockhart, the NFL's executive vice president of communications, said in a statement. As he alluded to in that statement, the issue is seen as one that is not likely to be resolved outside of the collective bargaining process. And three, the league never misses a chance to fight with the union and then blame the union on any issue, because ...

Sports Costa could return to Atletico, says Simeone
Author: 0 Costa could return to Atletico, says Simeone

The Spain global is believed to be keen to return to former club Atletico Madrid, but the delay in striking a deal is leaving him impatient. "We don't talk much about the presence of Vitolo and ( Diego) Costa , if they finally come.which we don't know", Simeone is quoted by AS as telling reporters.

Sports LaVar Ball Wants Michael Jordan To Accept His PPV Challenge
Author: 0 LaVar Ball Wants Michael Jordan To Accept His PPV Challenge

As Jordan alluded to in his comments, LaVar played basketball at Washington State University, averaging just 2 points per game before transferring Cal State - Los Angeles, a Division II school. On Tuesday (Aug. 1), Ball called Jordan's respond "entertainment". 1 v 1 | you with 1 leg, Lavar with 1 arm. Also, while a one-on-one battle in present day featuring Jordan vs.

Sports Anthony wishes to only waive no-trade clause for Rockets
Author: 0 Anthony wishes to only waive no-trade clause for Rockets

As has been the case since he re-signed with the New York Knicks in 2014, Carmelo Anthony has all the power in any hopes the Knicks have in trading him. For now, it seems the options for both teams are few, and to get a deal done, they might have to lower the value of their stars. The issue is the Knicks are not interested in taking back Ryan Anderson as the centerpiece of the package the Rockets are offering.

Sports Chelsea line up Foxes ace to replace Matic
Author: 0 Chelsea line up Foxes ace to replace Matic

The England worldwide signed a new four-year contract with Leicester City only last summer, which will make it unlikely for Leicester to agree to a deal in the first place. In fact, his performances past year earned him a call to join the England squad in March 2016. Drinkwater aside, Chelsea's other midfield targets include Everton's Ross Barkley and Arsenal's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

Sports Paris celebrates 2024 Olympic win as Los Angeles accepts 2028 consolation
Author: 0 Paris celebrates 2024 Olympic win as Los Angeles accepts 2028 consolation

Both Paris and Los Angeles had wanted to host the 2024 Summer Olympics , with the victor to be officially named by the International Olympic Committee on September 13 in the Peruvian capital Lima. Researchers at Oxford's Saïd Business School estimate the cost overrun for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro was $1.6 billion . The IOC typically splits revenue from sponsorship and broadcast deals with a host city, but most of that money is not received until a couple of years before ...

Author: 0 Sturridge suffers thigh injury as Liverpool beat Bayern 3-0

Sturridge, whose career has been blighted by a string of injuries over the last three seasons, scored Liverpool's third goal, but immediately pulled up with a thigh injury and was substituted in the 87th minute. I think, and I hope, for Jurgen [Klopp, Liverpool manager] to win qualification. Meanwhile, Alberto Moreno impressed during the Reds' victory over Bayern as goals from Sturridge, Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah set up a final with Atletico Madrid on Wednesday.

Sports Man Utd could use Tinder as sleeve sponsor
Author: 0 Man Utd could use Tinder as sleeve sponsor

That is, if Manchester United swipes right on a seductive new sponsorship offer from Tinder . Click onto the Premier League club's website , and you'll see dozens of official partnerships with multi-national companies - from Adidas to Uber.

Sports Transfer ALERT! Inter Milan join race for Liverpool target Naby Keita
Author: 0 Transfer ALERT! Inter Milan join race for Liverpool target Naby Keita

The Reds saw two bids for the Guinean - at £57m and £66m - rejected by RB Leipzig this summer, with the German club adamant they would not sell at any price. Speaking in an interview with 5times.co.uk, as quoted by the Liverpool Echo , Carragher said: "Hopefully we can get 12 more months out of him". "We give them the chance to play at the highest level".

Sports Messi Strikes as Barca Beat Madrid to Win the ICC
Author: 0 Messi Strikes as Barca Beat Madrid to Win the ICC

It would place the Brazil global on a par with Lionel Messi as the best paid footballer on an annual salary of £55m and see Neymar's father take eight-figure commissions on the transaction. Real coach Zinedine Zidane, however, said he was not bothered over the string of pre-season defeats, and said it was more important to be ready for the Super Cup clash with Manchester United in Skopje.