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India win toss and bowling first vs SAfrica in Champs Trophy

While the defeat against Sri Lanka has brought some added pressure on the Men in Blue as the game against AB de Villiers-led side has become a do-or-die encounter, if rain spoils the proceedings and the match does not take place, meaning both the teams have to share a point then India will definitely enter the final four due to their better NRR.


SS Jean Segura gets $70M deal from Mariners covering 2018-22

SS Jean Segura gets $70M deal from Mariners covering 2018-22

Segura is now on the disabled list with a high right ankle sprain, but he has slashed.324/.373/.491 - and been worth 6.4 fWAR - in 196 games since the beginning of the 2016 campaign. He is in his first season with the Mariners, acquired from the Diamondbacks in a five-player trade last November, and in the final year of a contract that pays him $6.2 million in 2017.


Pep Clotet's Future At Leeds United Still Uncertain

Pep Clotet's Future At Leeds United Still Uncertain

After shaping his craft with former club Ajax as an assistant coach Stam has surpassed the expectations of many with his first senior job, with the former Manchester United defender taking Reading within 90 minutes of the Premier League before their shootout defeat to Huddersfield Town in the play-off final .



Here's a do-and-don't list to mascots, from a former mascot

A bat boy did cause a controversial play that ended with the ejection of the opposing manager, and an other odd scene at Citi Field , but the Brewers had more to do with the final tally than the poor kid. The person who was inside the Mr. Met costume Wednesday was sacked, a Mets official told the Associated Press . Mr. Met is a NY icon, a mascot who's appeared on SportsCenter , Conan , 30 Rock and in a Daily Show segment that revealed his profane side when the team fired ...


Cavaliers didn't want Warriors celebrating in Cleveland

Cavaliers didn't want Warriors celebrating in Cleveland

Prior to Game 4, there was plenty of chatter nationally that the Cavaliers were finished and it was a mere formality for the Warriors to go through another 48 minutes and become the first team in National Basketball Association history to go 16-0 in the postseason.


Fans ambush boxer inside ring after controversial KO

Fans ambush boxer inside ring after controversial KO

Groenhart hit him with a nasty right hook that sent Grigorian to the canvas for the finish. It can be assumed that they felt the punch was a "cheap shot" but it was fully legal, as the GLORY announce team pointed out. "I got my guard up". Fans present at the Glory 42 event which took place in Paris on Saturday, June 10 witnessed a freaky ending to a kickboxing match, and a terrifying melee afterwards.