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Afghanistan fairytale runs into harsh reality of World Cup

MANCHESTER: Upsets have long been a part of the World Cup whether it was Sri Lanka, then a non-Test nation, beating India back in 1979, Zimbabwe seeing off Australia in 1983 or Ireland defeating Pakistan in 2007. But the chances of Afghanistan joining …Read more





Afghanistan fairytale runs into harsh reality of World Cup

Manchester United Kingdom AFP – Upsets have long been a part of the World Cup whether it was Sri Lanka then a non-Test nation beating India back in 1979 Zimbabwe seeing off Australia in
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Afghanistan at the World Cup A fairytale ending

The rise and rise of Afghanistan has been nothing short of a fairytale So whats next for these lion-hearted cricketers The World Cup is without doubt the It will turn the hope of a better tomorrow into a reality for their countrymen who aspire
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West Indies vs Bangladesh Cricket World Cup 2019 live score and latest updates

Bangladesh bowled with poise and intelligence to claw their way back into contention and I think West Indies are about 15 runs shy of during thus World Cup but are sticking with his explosive potential rather than the damp reality following his impact
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World Cup reality beckons for Gudmundsson Iceland

On Saturday fantasy becomes reality for Gudmundsson and Iceland Making it even more of a fairytale story is the fact that Icelands first ever match at a World Cup is against Lionel Messi and Argentina Well probably just have a few players run after
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Afghan pride on the line at cricket World Cup

Afghanistans cricketers had a reality check return before the World Cup while fast swing bowler Dawlat Zadran has drawn comparisons with Waqar Younis Anderson coached Papua New Guinea for two years before he was enlisted to run the Afghanistan
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No fairytale end for Afghanistan in World Cup cricket debut

The Afghans got off to a promising start and for a while the fairytale ending seemed a potential reality But hampered by inexperience they lost by 105 runs to Bangladesh which has been playing in World Cup tournaments to grow into Afghanistans
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Cricket World Cup 2019: Kuldeep Yadav showed his class against Pakistan

By Anand Vasu A really, really bad joke was doing the rounds in the travelling media corp when the ‘biggest game ever’ was being played in Manchester. Here was India playing Pakistan and it was the Chinaman that did it. Not only is that mildly political in …Read more





World Cup 2019 4 Factors that helped India make it 7-0 against Pakistan at World Cups

Supporting knocks by Virat Kohli and KL Rahul ensured that India recorded its highest World Cup total against the archrivals The bowlers in turn executed the plans to perfection as Kuldeep Yadav in world cricket The 26-year old showed great
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Match 7 IND Vs SA Preview Favourites India Start Campaign With Mouth-Watering Clash Against South Africa

Virat Kohli will embark on the most defining journey of his international career carrying the hopes of more than a billion when he leads India against a struggling South Africa in their ICC Cricket World Cup Kuldeep Yadav-Yuzvendra Chahals 22-month
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Virat Kohli-Led India Face Injury-Hit South Africa in Campaign Opener at Rose Bowl in Southampton

India will kick-start their World Cup campaign vs South Africa at Rose Bowl in SouthamptonMatch PreviewICC Cricket World Cup 2019 ICC Cricket form get more credence than Kuldeep Yadav-Yuzvendra Chahals 22-month show in tandem
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 What Indias game plan should be with each opponent

AP Indias World Cup his helmet after scoring a century against Pakistan at Trent Bridge on June 3 AP India need their best bowling attack to take on one of the best batting line-ups in world cricket now Play Bumrah Bhuvneshwar and Md Shami plus
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India vs Pakistan ICC Cricket World Cup 2019

In the biggest sporting rivalry India faces Pakistan at the 2019 Cricket World Cup A do-or-die game for for India with Rohit Sharma Rahul did show glimpses of his talent during his very brief innings against Australia History suggests that when
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World Cup 2019 Virat Kohlis professional India were far too good for amateurish Pakistan

Still the World Cup triumph in 1992 was a huge was bowling in the 140-143 kmh zone and Kuldeep Yadav found his verve again to scuttle Pakistans challenge Jasprit Bumrah ended up with
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Garcia secures comeback win to lift Nottingham title

NOTTINGHAM: France’s Caroline Garcia recovered from a set down to beat Croatian Donna Vekic 2-6 7-6(4) 7-6(4) and win her first title of the season at the Nottingham Open grasscourt event on Sunday. Top seed Garcia, the world No.28, who had finished …Read more





Garcia Secures Comeback Win to Lift Nottingham Title

Reuters – Frances Caroline Garcia recovered from a set down to beat Croatian Donna Vekic 2-6 7-64 7-64 and win her first title of the season at the Nottingham Open grasscourt event on Sunday Top seed Garcia the world No28 who had finished off
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Mikey Garcia on fighting Errol Spence I know what Im capable of

In this video interview with Fight Hub TV Mikey Garcia talks about his upcoming welterweight showdown And Im very happy Im able to do this Im happy that we were able to secure this fight this is the fight that I wanted and I know what
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Fighting for the first time since he rose from a devastating 12th-round knockdown to secure Garcia overcomes Vekic for title Caroline Garcia defeated former champion Donna Vekic 2-6 7-6 4 7-6 4 to win her first title of the year at the Nottingham
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High school basketball Olentangy Orange boys knock off top seed Dublin Coffman

Bradley pulled to 40-39 with 107 left but the Cardinals iced the win at the remaining to lift sixth-seeded Davidson 20-5 over Olentangy 14-10 at Marysville Jacob Drees blocked a shot by Sean Marks with 12 seconds to secure the victory
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Marseille humbled as Ligue 1 newcomers get off to flying start

As if this embarrassing loss wasnt punishment enough for Marseille coach Rudi Garcia he suffered another Kylian Mbapp scored twice as title holders PSG completed a second-half comeback to secure a 3-1 win over En Avant Guingamp and move top of
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5 Memorable Manchester United Comebacks Under Sir Alex Ferguson

Manchester Uniteds exhilarating comeback victory at Aston With the inaugural Premier League title on the line Steve Bruce struck in added-time to head his second goal of the match and secure a now iconic win at Old Trafford prompting delirious
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India can demoralise CWC opponents, says ex-skipper

Manchester – Former India captain Krishnamachari Srikkanth says Virat Kohli side’s are having a demoralising effect on their World Cup opponents. India beat Pakistan by 89 runs via DLS method in Manchester on Sunday to extend their blistering start to the …Read more





India can demoralise CWC opponents says ex-skipper

Manchester – Former India captain Krishnamachari Srikkanth says Virat Kohli sides are having a demoralising effect on their World Cup opponents India beat Pakistan by 89 runs via DLS method in Manchester on Sunday to extend their blistering start to the
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India can demoralise World Cup opponents says Srikkanth

Manchester United Kingdom AFP – Former India captain Krishnamachari Srikkanth says Virat Kohli sides are having a demoralising affect on their World Cup opponents Mens Cricket World Cup
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India can demoralise opponents Srikkanth

Indias K L Rahul right in action during the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup match against Pakistan captain Krishnamachari Srikkanth says Virat Kohli sides are having a demoralising effect on their World Cup opponents India beat Pakistan by 89
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Cricket World Cup 2019 Utility Is Their Middle Name Ignore Allrounders At Your Peril

Hardik Pandya India As a third seamer hes an automatic pick Add to that those awesome strikes Photograph by Getty Images Anshuman Gaekwad a former India opener says that the power-hitting can demoralise opponents A handy pacer too
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Cricket World Cup 2015 Ireland eye win over West Indies

Cricket World Cup 2015 Max Sorensen enjoying his Ireland labours West Indies still feature star batsman Chris Gayle while Marlon Samuels and ex-skipper Darren Sammy are also players who can quickly turn games Squads West Indies Jason Holder
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Asian Games 2018 I never imagined India would return without gold says Ex-skipper Rakesh Kumar

On the other hand India suffered because of selection issues Shetty said was shocked at the defending champions embarrassing 18-27 loss against the same opponents in the semi-final in Jakarta yesterday Yeh din bhi dekhne ko milega aisa kabhi
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Mexico vs. Canada | 2019 Concacaf Gold Cup Preview

After celebrating their most lopsided win in Gold Cup history, Canada take a major step up in competition Wednesday night when facing Mexico at Broncos Stadium at Mile High in what marks both team’s second Group A game. The nations have met four …Read more





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Boredom fears after World Cup semi finals take shape

World Cup organisers face a second half of the tournament plagued with potential dead rubbers with the race for semi-finals already seemingly down to five. Australia, India, New Zealand and England already appear likely to be semi-finals bound, while …Read more





New Zealand Australia book semi-final showdown

WELLINGTON Reuters – Hosts New Zealand and twice champions Australia set up their third World Cup semi-final on Sunday after the All Blacks defeated However New Zealand kept their shape and late tries to forwards Kieran Read and Brad Thorn put
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Old Firm semi-final would be perfect draw for Lee Wallace

Rangers captain Lee Wallace embraced the possibility of being drawn against Celtic in the semi-final of the Scottish Cup world football Its a game that everyone in that dressing room would really look forward to Were in a good place and in good
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World Cup 2014 Goals drama that bite – is Brazil the best

It was a tournament that started with a bang as the hosts came from behind to beat Croatia and has since delivered fantastic entertainment almost game after game the four semi-final teams are probably in the top six World Cup countries of all time
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Eric Dier Euro 2016 failure helped shape Englands World Cup run

Eric Dier says England are reaping the rewards at the World Cup for a change in approach following a humiliating exit to Iceland at Euro 2016 but are hungry to go beyond the semi-finals boredom at all were enjoying every moment of it You take
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Brazil lost that Italy game in 1982 but won a place in history Falco

All that separated Brazil from a third consecutive World Cup semi-final down after a long pep-talk by Scrates On 68 minutes the momentum swung again A great sequence of moves by Zico and Cerezo pulled Italys defence out of shape and opened
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John Barnes gives England squad dressing down over racism fears at the 2018 World Cup in Russia

There are concerns that racists could target next years World Cup in Russia after a series of disturbing incidents including being part of the side that reached the semi-finals of Italy 90 But a major part of his career was spent dealing with
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Ramiz Raja calls for complete revamp of Pakistan cricket

After Pakistan’s seventh World Cup defeat to India on Sunday night, former cricketer Ramiz Raja has called for introspection and revamping the structure of cricket in the country. Lambasting the national team’s poor showing, Raja said: “I believe it is the right …Read more





Ramiz Raja calls for complete revamp of Pakistan cricket

After Pakistans seventh World Cup defeat to India on Sunday night former cricketer Ramiz Raja has called for introspection and revamping the structure of cricket in the country Lambasting the
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Misbah happy with form wants more wins for Pakistan

In such situations not all bowlers can complete their full quota of overs but in modern day cricket it is imperative to have a extra bowling option he said Meanwhile Pakistans former captain Ramiz Raja has the captain who calls the shots because
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Its only India thats going to lose by not playing against Pakistan in World Cup says Sunil Gavaskar urges Imran Khan to act

Led by former India spinner Harbhajan Singh calls for a complete cricketing boycott against Pakistan has grown ever since the You Imran are my friend Wasim Akram is my friend Ramiz Raja is my friend Shoaib Akhtar is my friend
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Let Naya Pakistan take the first step to improve ties with India Sunil Gavaskar tells Imran Khan

Led by former India spinner Harbhajan Singh calls for a complete cricket boycott against Pakistan has grown since the terror You Imran are my friend Wasim Akram is my friend Ramiz Raja is my friend Shoaib Akhtar is my friend
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India should aim to beat Pakistan and stop them from advancing in World Cup Gavaskar

Led by former India spinner Harbhajan Singh calls for a complete cricketing boycott against Pakistan has grown ever since the You Imran are my friend Wasim Akram is my friend Ramiz Raja is my friend Shoaib Akhtar is my friend
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India lose by not playing Pakistan in WC says Gavaskar urges Imran to act

Led by senior India spinner Harbhajan Singh calls for a complete cricketing boycott of Pakistan have grown ever since the You Imran are my friend Wasim Akram is my friend Ramiz Raja is my friend Shoaib Akhtar is my friend
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Pebble Beach doors open again to duffers after US Open

PEBBLE BEACH, CA. (Reuters) – For a week Pebble Beach Golf Links belonged to the world’s best but on Monday the famous seaside layout on every golfer’s bucket list was returned to the duffers and weekend warriors. Jun 16, 2019; Pebble Beach, CA, …Read more





Gary Woodland earns US Open glory as Jack Nicklaus salutes epic effort to seal Pebble Beach triumph

Gutsy Gary Woodland clinched the US Open and his first Major title with a steely resolve that captured the imagination of legend Jack Nicklaus writes Euan McLean at Pebble Beach Time and again the 35 Followed soon after by an even more ominous
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Pebble Beach doors open again to duffers after US Open

For a week Pebble Beach Golf Links belonged to the worlds best but on Monday the famous seaside layout on every golfers bucket list was returned to the duffers and weekend warriors FILE PHOTO June 16 2019 Pebble Beach CA USA Gary Woodland putts on
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FEATURE-Golf-Pebble Beach doors open again to duffers after US Open

June 17 Reuters – For a week Pebble Beach Golf Links belonged to the worlds best but on Monday the famous seaside layout on every golfers bucket list was returned to the duffers and weekend warriors Scenic Pebble Beach where the US Open champion
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US Open 2019 Gary Woodland simply would not crack plus nine takeaways from Pebble Beach

All day he was knocking on the door I was proud of myself to could on a dreary but monumental week here at Pebble Beach Here are nine other takeaways from this US Open 1 Rory misses again After fighting so hard for the first two days Rory
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Gary Woodland holds off Brooks Koepka for major breakthrough at US Open

Woodland who had three PGA Tour wins after starting play on the circuit in 2009 remained as cool as the weather which was overcast in Pebble Beach to him again Gary isnt scared USOpen LexusGolf pictwittercomZI7BSWPwqt US Open USGA
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US Open 2019 Tiger Woods looks to summon yet another defining performance this week

PEBBLE BEACH Calif A US Open at opening the door for unsung Graeme McDowell whose surprise victory made it clear that Tigers hegemony was a thing of the past Now Woods returns to Pebble Beach having reinvented himself yet again as
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Shoaib Malik breaks silence on viral video

LONDON: Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik on Sunday broke his silence on the viral video that was pPakistan vs Indiaosted on Twitter by a disappointed Pakistan fan – showing veteran all-rounder, his wife and tennis diva Sania Mirza at a sheesha bar along …Read more





Shoaib Malik breaks silence on viral video

LONDON Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik on Sunday broke his silence on the viral video that was posted on Twitter by a disappointed fan – showing veteran all-rounder his wife tennis diva Sania Mirza at a sheesha bar along with other team members
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Yadav strikes after Sharma century puts India on top against Pakistan

All-rounder Hardik Pandya then took two wickets in two balls Mohammad Hafeez caught at deep square leg before Shoaib Malik A video parodying an Indian air force pilot who was briefly captured by arch-rival Pakistan earlier this year has gone viral
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World Cup 2019 Angry fans lash out at Pakistan team in Manchester

Pakistan failed to break the World Cup jinx against the angry fans lashed out at them The video of the same is going viral on social media in which it could be heard that the fans are demanding for Shoaib Maliks exclusion from the team
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India vs Pakistan Shoaib Maliks response to Jiju chants will win your heart

This video posted by Twitter user has gone viral for all the right reasons Fans can be heard shouting out to Shoibh Malik will be taking a break from social media to avoid any unwarranted questions and remarks Talking about Shoaib the ace all
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Shoaib Akhtar Fast furious and misunderstood

The news got leaked somehow and before the Test Saleem Malik informed Shoaib I will remember you now to Shoaib The crowd sank into stunned silence It was the first ball Shoaib had bowled to Tendulkar Shoaib meanwhile had fallen on
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Its My Life

Sania Mirza with her husband Shoaib Malik during Raveena Tandons talk showPic Viral Bhayani See more of Talk show Shoaib Malik Shoaib Sania Mirza Sania Raveena Tandons talk show Raveena Tandon Pictures Photos Photo Mirza Malik
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Kuldeep relishes dream delivery against Babar

Yadav returned with figures of 2-32 to play a key role in India’s 89-run victory via DLS over arch rivals Pakistan. India’s Kuldeep Yadav admitted that it was a magical delivery that bowled Pakistan batsman Babar Azam in the World Cup – one that tossed and …Read more





Kuldeep relishes dream delivery against Babar

Yadav returned with figures of 2-32 to play a key role in Indias 89-run victory via DLS over arch rivals Pakistan Indias Kuldeep Yadav admitted that it was a magical delivery that bowled Pakistan batsman Babar Azam in the World Cup – one that tossed and
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World Cup 2019 Getting Babar Azam out was dream delivery says Kuldeep Yadav

MANCHESTER Indias Kuldeep Yadav admitted bowling Pakistan batsman Babar Azam in the World Cup with a magical delivery that tossed and turned was a dream make it 7-0 against mediocre
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Getting Babar out was dream delivery says Indias Yadav

Manchester United Kingdom AFP – Indias Kuldeep Yadav admitted bowling Pakistan batsman Babar Azam in the World Cup with a magical delivery that tossed and turned was a dream for any spinner
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Indias Yadav terms Babar Azams dismissal dream delivery

Photo AFP MANCHESTER Indias Kuldeep Yadav admitted bowling Pakistan batsman Babar Azam in the World Cup with a magical delivery that tossed and turned was a dream for any spinner after the batsman played against the spin to give away a catch
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Kuldeep Yadav exults over dream delivery that dismissed Babar Azam

Indias Kuldeep Yadav admitted bowling Pakistan batsman Babar Azam in the World Cup with a magical delivery that tossed and turned was a dream for any spinner Fakhar packing after the batsman played against the spin to give away a catch
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Dismissing Babar Azam Was My Best Delivery Of The Tournament Kuldeep Yadav

After a stupendous show with the ball against Pakistan India left-arm chinaman bowler Kuldeep Yadav said on Sunday that the delivery which dismissed Babar Azam a dream for any spinner
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