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Champions Trophy: Harbhajan Singh cautions India against complacency

Champions Trophy: Harbhajan Singh cautions India against complacency

The match will be crucial for both sides as a win would put India into the semi-finals while a win for their southern neighbours would keep them alive in the "mini-World Cup". "I think that really deflated the opposition". After losing by 96 runs, Sri Lanka does not have a margin for error to avoid elimination. Angelo Mathews is set to resume captaincy duties after returning to fitness from the calf muscle injury that ruled him out of the South Africa match.



Del Petro hails `smart` Murray, says he is `real No. 1`

Murray also commented on the quality of his performance, noting that earlier in the season he showed his best game in the second set, but that was changing. Third round: No. 8 Kei Nishikori beat Chung Hyeon, No. 15 Gael Monfils beat No. 24 Richard Gasquet (retired), Karen Khachanov beat No. 21 John Isner .


Brook defied team wishes to return to welterweight and accept Spence challenge

Brook defied team wishes to return to welterweight and accept Spence challenge

Brook, who had surgery on a broken right eye socket eight months ago, never fully recovered from his left eye swelling midway through the bout. "If he's thinking he is the next big thing and he's going to show that in his performance, then we're in for one hell of a fight", said the Briton, who like Spence can not gain more than a further 10lbs by a check weigh-in on Saturday morning.



Warriors stun Cavs, go up 3-0

Five years ago, we thought we'd get years of Durant vs. LeBron in the spotlight. But he was at ease in transition, just as he has been all along this spring, strangely enough, the hero turned villain, the passenger now in the driver's seat.



LeBron James: 'I want to win just as bad' as Warriors do

When he joined the record-breaking Golden State Warriors , who came within seconds of winning back-to-back titles, he took a great deal of grief from National Basketball Association legends and fans alike. "It's the most firepower I've played in my career", said James, who played all but two minutes. He came in carrying a broom and exchanged some words with one fan who wasn't happy about his brash gesture.



Halep pulls off great escape to join Pliskova in semis

She then lost her only set of the tournament against Venus Williams in the fourth round, having to bounce back from a 5-7 first set, before turning it on again to win 6-2, 6-1. - The Serb suffered his first straight sets grand slam defeat in four years and it was the first time he had lost a set 6-0 at major since the 2005 US Open , against Gael Monfils.