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Sports Arjun Tendulkar injures England's star batsman Jonny Bairstow with a yorker delivery
Author: 0 Arjun Tendulkar injures England's star batsman Jonny Bairstow with a yorker delivery

Bairstow has kept his place in the England team for the first Test that has started on Thursday. Cut to 2017, England are still having trouble facing Tendulkar, this time not Sachin but his son Arjun. Bairstow came out of the nets just after facing one bowl. Fortunately, the injury was not very serious in nature. Arjun Tendulkar has already represent Mumbai in under-14 and under-16 tournaments.

Author: 0 Nigeria ranked 39th in latest Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings

While India achieved their best ever Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings (94), back in 1996, their current rank becomes their second best in the history of the sport in the country. It will be intriguing to see if India can continue the good work. "People may be tempted to go insane with the recent rise in Rankings and the results, but we can not get carried away", Constantine was quoted as saying by All India Football Federation's ( AIFF ) official website.

Sports Sagan appeals to overturn Tour de France disqualification
Author: 0 Sagan appeals to overturn Tour de France disqualification

A team statement read: "The Team and Peter Sagan, represented by their counsels Prof". Bora noted that Sagan was not given an opportunity to explain his view of the incident to the race jury which UCI rules define as necessary before any decision.

Sports Bethanie Mattek-Sands screams in pain after Wimbledon injury
Author: 0 Bethanie Mattek-Sands screams in pain after Wimbledon injury

The 32-year-old's right knee seemed to give way as she played a shot in the third set of the match on Court 17 against Sorana Cirstea . Cirstea jumped over the net and gasped as her stricken opponent was sprawled on the deck. It was like something you see only in the movies", said Cirstea. She was later seen in tears courtside. "I was trying, but of course I felt useless".

Author: 0 Wimbledon 2017: Novak Djokovic suggests why John McEnroe made Tiger Woods comments

The victory takes Djokovic's win-loss record at Wimbledon to 18-1 since 2014, and the former world number is aiming to win a first slam since securing the French Open crown in 2016 to complete a career slam. "I've never played anyone ranked "there" nor do I have time. I think there is no room for it in any sport, especially in tennis". Dimitrov is on alert for an in-form Sela, saying: "That's a hell of an effort, for sure, for him to beat John".

Sports Dirk Nowitzki finalizing two-year deal with Mavericks
Author: 0 Dirk Nowitzki finalizing two-year deal with Mavericks

The 39-year-old Nowitzki is set to join Kobe Bryant of the Lakers as the only players to spend 20 seasons with one franchise. The contract is a massive pay cut for Nowitzki, who earned $25 million last season alone. Dallas reportedly plans to re-sign restricted free-agent Nerlens Noel , and the team's moves suggest the Mavericks may not be pursuing any high-salary free agents.

Sports Cook goes early as Root begins captaincy
Author: 0 Cook goes early as Root begins captaincy

Precarious though England's position was‚ it could have been worse. Only twice since 1951 has there been more than one match in it, not unnaturally. The new skipper strode out to bat to warm applause from a packed crowd at the home of cricket and he struck his fourth delivery for four. It's not a bad recipe for success.

Sports Aussies fall on opening day of Wimbledon
Author: 0 Aussies fall on opening day of Wimbledon

The 31-year-old Spaniard, who missed last year's tournament through injury, looked to be easing to victory until he was broken by the aggressive American when serving for the match. Little wonder that he withdrew from Queen's, his only planned grass court preparation, to recover in Mallorca, a decision surely helped by the fine grass courts his home island now possesses for its new WTA tournament.

Sports Richard Jefferson not ready to retire, returning for 17th National Basketball Association season
Author: 0 Richard Jefferson not ready to retire, returning for 17th National Basketball Association season

Jefferson's 2017-18 contract is guaranteed for $2.5 million. Jones , 36, was a part of the Miami Heat's championship teams with James before following the superstar to Cleveland for the 2014-15 season. Forward Richard Jefferson , who previously was mulling retirement , announced Wednesday on his podcast that he is coming back. Jones played in 48 games last season and started twice, averaging 2.8 points, 0.8 rebounds and 0.3 assists.

Sports Nick Young Leaving Lakers For One-Year Deal With Golden State
Author: 0 Nick Young Leaving Lakers For One-Year Deal With Golden State

After earning about US$26.5 million last season, the forward was eligible for a new contract that could have paid him as much as US$34.5 million next season. That's a still from the iconic video of Young's premature celebration of a missed three-pointer, which happened during a 2014 game against the Knicks.

Sports Australia 'A' tour cancelled after player boycott
Author: 0 Australia 'A' tour cancelled after player boycott

While CA and the ACA have been in discussions, neither side has been prepared to back down from their opposing views on a fixed revenue percentage model for the next MoU - CA wish to break it up, the ACA to retain it. "In the current cricket environment where players have other options I don't understand why a board would want to change a partnership that has proved to be successful".

Sports Daniil Medvedev Melts Down At Wimbledon, Tosses Money At Umpire's Chair
Author: 0 Daniil Medvedev Melts Down At Wimbledon, Tosses Money At Umpire's Chair

Past year at the Savannah Challenger, Medvedev faced American Donald Young, who is black, and during that match he claimed that umpire Sandy French, also black, was calling the match in his opponent's favor. 15 Elina Vesnina (beaten by new mom Victoria Azarenka, a former No. 1 and two-time Australian Open champion), No. 17 Madison Keys , No. 18 Anastasija Sevastova, No.

Sports Terry Francona to Undergo Testing for Illness, Won't Manage Indians vs. Padres
Author: 0 Terry Francona to Undergo Testing for Illness, Won't Manage Indians vs. Padres

Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona missed Tuesday night's game in Cleveland, the third game he's missed in a month, after going to the hospital for more tests on his heart. "If that means he has to spend a day or two away from the ballpark, then that's what he needs to do". Francona is scheduled to be the manager of the American League team in next week's All-Star Game in Miami.

Sports Real Madrid confirm Theo capture
Author: 0 Real Madrid confirm Theo capture

The announcement ends a drawn out struggle for one of Europe's up-and-coming talents, with the European and Spanish champions Real prising the youngster away from their city rivals. Details of the transfer have not been disclosed by either club but AS understands that the agreed fee was 30 million euros - six more than what was stipulated in his buy-out clause.

Sports Shin replaces Stielike as South Korea coach
Author: 0 Shin replaces Stielike as South Korea coach

After axing Uli Stielike as the men's national team boss, South Korean football has now placed its bet on Shin Tae-yong, who will have to serve a firefighting role again for his country. With Iran already assured of top spot in Group A, Korea, just a point ahead of Uzbekistan with two games remaining, must hold onto second spot to secure automatic qualification for Russian Federation.

Sports HMRC wins Rangers tax battle
Author: 0 HMRC wins Rangers tax battle

However, HMRC said they should not be used as a part of a contract and this would actually make the payments part of a salary and therefore liable for tax and National Insurance. HMRC argued that the sums paid to the trusts as remuneration should have been subject to tax. The EBT scheme was administered by the Murray Group, then majority shareholder of the Glasgow club, from 2001 to 2009.

Sports Kevin Durant Agrees to Two-Year, $53M Deal With Warriors
Author: 0 Kevin Durant Agrees to Two-Year, $53M Deal With Warriors

So the question really boils down to, is Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry really worth the salaries they just signed for? He has signed on Monday a two-year contract valued at $ 53 million with the Warriors of Golden State, reported several sources.

Author: 0 Dion Waiters Finalizing New 4-Year Contract With Miami Heat

Free agent shooting guard Dion Waiters is reportedly finalizing a deal that would see him sign with the Miami Heat , according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN . Both Johnson and Waiters have been very vocal about their desire to remain with the Heat. "Look, I know we fell one game short of the playoffs, and it kills me.

Sports Connor McDavid, Edmonton Oilers Agree to 8-Year Contract Extension
Author: 0 Connor McDavid, Edmonton Oilers Agree to 8-Year Contract Extension

After days of speculation, the Edmonton Oilers released details on a multi-million dollar contract that will keep Connor McDavid playing for the team for the next eight years. "This is a city with such a rich history and it's so important that we bring that back". He also helped the Oilers reach the second round of the 2017 postseason.

Sports Sock seeks to gift towel to young fan that was wronged
Author: 0 Sock seeks to gift towel to young fan that was wronged

Sock had just completed a 6-3, 4-6, 7-6, 6-3 first round win over Christian Garin when he made a decision to chuck his commemorative towel into the front rows of the crowd. Tennis player Rajeev Ram also tweeted his disbelief at what had happened. Jack Sock threw his Wimbledon towel into the crowd after his four sets win over Christian Garin , where a young fan grabbed it only to have it petulantly snatched from his hands by a middle-aged man in the front row.

Sports Lonzo Ball Docuseries Given Green Light by Facebook
Author: 0 Lonzo Ball Docuseries Given Green Light by Facebook

The elder Ball shot back at Embiid and Simmons in an interview a week later on Philadelphia radio station 97.5 The Fanatic. LaVar Ball has generated both praise and criticism in recent months for his aggressive marketing tactics ahead of Lonzo's entrance into the National Basketball Association.

Sports Automated Teller: Prescott accused of using machine to sign autographs
Author: 0 Automated Teller: Prescott accused of using machine to sign autographs

The company that caught McKinley's fake signatures was Panini, which also produced the Prescott card set in question. ESPN states that Beckett Grading Services' principal authenticator, Steve Grad, questioned the authenticity of Prescott's signature after examining five autographed cards from Irving-based Panini's 2016 Prizm set.

Sports Cowboys linebacker arrested, charged with aggravated assault
Author: 0 Cowboys linebacker arrested, charged with aggravated assault

The Cowboys have not yet commented on the situation. This is the second consecutive summer in which Wilson's had an issue prior to training camp, although his arrest is of far greater seriousness than last summer's paintball injury. Wilson's arrest comes one week after the NFL suspended defensive lineman David Irving for violating the league substance abuse policy. Wilson was an occasional starter on last year's team, and he was expected to start at times this year, as well.