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Ganguly, Harbhajan wish Yuvraj Singh on 300th ODI

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed had a simpler explanation for Wednesday's outcome, saying: "We played very well". "We are playing a semifinal for the first time in our life". The trio did not bat against South Africa and Jadeja has not faced a ball in the tournament , leading to concerns about what might happen if the likes of Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Kohli , Yuvraj Singh and Mahendra Singh Dhoni fail to fire.



England bowled out for 211 by Pakistan in first semis

Pakistan face the victor of the second semi-final today between India and Bangladesh in Birmingham while England will be left to rue another missed chance to lift their first ever 50-overs global trophy. Sarfraz Ahmed's side grabbed a win by 8 wickets. Morgan insisted they can still take positives from the tournament with the World Cup in 2019 in mind.



Champions Trophy: I Take Huge Inspiration From MS Dhoni, Says Virat Kohli

Keeping in mind what has happened in the tournament so far, one shouldn't be surprised if rain intervenes in Thursday's semi-final encounter between India and Bangladesh as well. The team left nothing to chance against South Africa, bowling, fielding and batting flawlessly. The one weakness is the middle and lower middle order, but the top three haven't exposed them at all in this tournament.


Hogg to see specialist over cheekbone injury

Hogg to see specialist over cheekbone injury

The Lions have made a statement that they are going to be competitive come Test match time and that's critical for our great game. Warburton is far from indispensable, but he is also the apple of Gatland's eye and the head coach will be desperate for him to be available.


Nadal Crushes Wawrinka To Claim 10th Roland Garros Crown

Nadal Crushes Wawrinka To Claim 10th Roland Garros Crown

Wawrinka had won all three of his previous grand slam finals but wasted his only chance to seize the early initiative, and Nadal took control with a run of seven unanswered games. "Then I won Geneva and I reached the final of a grand slam". Straw hats and fans were de rigueur for an expectant Court Philippe Chatrier as the final began with temperatures hovering around the 30 degrees Celcius mark - optimum conditions for Nadal's monstrous topspin game.



France and England unite to honour Manchester and London victims

Djibril Sidibe scored an nearly identical close-range goal on 43 minutes, and Kane added his second from the spot (48) as Raphael Varane saw red for a last-man foul on Dele Alli . But we're very lucky we've got one of the best centre-forwards in the world at the moment in Harry Kane . Mbappe caused panic every time he got on the ball and he broke down the left to set up Dembele in the 16th, only for the Borussia Dortmund winger to shoot wide.