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Another step in the right direction - Farrell positive after Lions win

Both statements raised eyebrows in Gatland's native New Zealand . The sight of home fans leaving in their droves before full-time will have left every Lions fan sporting a smile: the rugby-mad home crowd were as unhappy in defeat as the much-vaunted Crusaders themselves.


CT 2017: India restrict Proteas to low total

CT 2017: India restrict Proteas to low total

Going into the virtual "quarterfinal" clash, both India and South Africa hold two points each after registering comprehensive wins against Pakistan and Sri Lanka respectively in their opening clash. The impetus was never with them thereafter as they lost regular wickets, they were also restricted to 219. Now, the task in hand for Virat Kohli will be to get the right combination for this game.



Eden Hazard returns to London for surgery after suffering broken ankle

Hazard was expected to miss both Belgium games even before the injury was confirmed as a fracture, but it now appears he could be sidelined for up to two months. "I just want to keep going, maintain this intensity and continue to win trophies". "I only know that I have three years left on my contract with Chelsea and that we had a great season last year with the coach and the players".


World Cup glory for England's young lions

World Cup glory for England's young lions

There were double celebrations as England striker Dominic Solanke , who is newly signed for Liverpool from Chelsea , was awarded the Golden Ball for player of the tournament. England , which arrived in South Korea without winning a game in this competition since 1997, was composed in possession in the first half but guilty of giving the ball away in the second.


Andrea Dovizioso wins Catalan Grand Prix

Andrea Dovizioso wins Catalan Grand Prix

Pedrosa had started on pole ahead of Jorge Lorenzo and Danilo Petrucci to give him the best possible chance of winning his home race for the first time since 2008. Vinales got away slowly from ninth and fell to 16th, and ultimately finished in 10th, largely aided by attrition. The top ten was completed by Aspar's Alvaro Bautista , followed by Rossi, Avintia's Hector Barbera and ViƱales, whose championship lead took a major hit as Dovizioso made up 19 points to cement his position in second ...