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England, Bangladesh to lock horns in Champions Trophy opener today

England, Bangladesh to lock horns in Champions Trophy opener today

Tamim was unimpressed and umpires Rod Tucker and S Ravi intervened to calm tempers. England have been transformed since their dismal World Cup performance two years ago, with their power batting making them even more formidable in their own conditions.



Side strain rules Woakes out of Champions Trophy

Woakes suffered a side strain two overs into the opening win over Bangladesh at The Oval and has been ruled out for an unspecified length of time. Given that England are now in the midst of a global tournament, another strong candidate could have been Stuart Broad, a proven worldwide performer who has not been a regular member of the one-day set-up since the end of the 2015 World Cup, but was drafted into the tour of South Africa last winter.


Muguruza, Venus out; French Open to have 1st-time Slam champ

Muguruza, Venus out; French Open to have 1st-time Slam champ

I understand. I just think that they were a little bit, sometimes should be a little bit more respectful", the 2016 champion told the gathered journalists. Veronica Cepede Royg. The Spaniard has been struggling this year, except for a few good performances, but now she is definitely set to be pushed to the limit when she goes up against home favourite Kristina Mladenovic in the fourth round.



Real Madrid retains UEFA Champions title

It was a good choice of mine and my coach and I'm very happy for how I've finished". "I played here for a long time and I feel part of the furniture". "I was happy I got on to play". "It's three in four years and not many people can say that". It's why you're a footballer, it's the reason I came here.


Cavs ignore last year's comeback after another 0-2 hole

Cavs ignore last year's comeback after another 0-2 hole

The win gives Golden State a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven series, but doesn't mean it's over. Kerr said he decided Sunday morning that he was able to return to coaching after being sidelined by constant pain because of complications following a pair of back surgeries almost two years ago.