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Dravid set to extend his tenure as India A, U-19 coach

Dravid set to extend his tenure as India A, U-19 coach

India head coach Anil Kumble did not accompany the cricket team, which left on Tuesday for West Indies for the limited-overs series. Speaking to Cricketnext, a source in the COA said that while the committee has stayed away from the decision process, it is important that Kohli and Kumble are on the same page before the latter is handed an extension because the atmosphere in the team will take a beating if Kumble continues against Kohli's wish.


Florentino Perez is re-elected as president until 2021 — Real Madrid

Florentino Perez is re-elected as president until 2021 — Real Madrid

Ronaldo's departure from Real, reportedly a given according to a Portuguese newspaper, triggered an avalanche of speculation over the potential destination of the world's highest-paid athlete. Florentino Pérez will remain as president of Real Madrid until 2021 after no other candidates ran against him, the Spanish champions announced on Monday.


Tennessee deputies being treated after shooting

Tennessee deputies being treated after shooting

Jerry Brinkley was with his two grandchildren when they saw the suspect, Michael Bell, flee the courthouse. The prosecutor said Bassett went to a holding cell after Bell appeared in court. Bell attacked Bassett and took his firearm after a struggle, Northcott said. Bell then fled on foot, and, as Northcutt described, "as he was exiting the building, in a very unnecessary and cowardly way, he shot another deputy on his way out".


Draymond Green, Warriors eager to win on Cavs' home court

Draymond Green, Warriors eager to win on Cavs' home court

Durant's late three-pointer did more than lift the Warriors over the Cavaliers in a 118-113 Game 3 victory. "I don't attribute this game to being exhausted", said James . "Their team was already kind of put together, and you just implement a guy that's ready to sacrifice, a great talent, a guy that's willing to do whatever it takes to help the team win", James said.


Draymond Told Durant 'We Don't Need You Much Until Finals'

Draymond Told Durant 'We Don't Need You Much Until Finals'

As the series shifted to Cleveland , it was obvious that the Cavs were going to have more energy. WATCH: Warriors' pace wearing out the Cavaliers? That means the series may hinge on James's enormous basketball intellect. "He's a student of the game", forward Tristan Thompson said between Game 1 and Game 2. "I'm just trying to take as much of that away as possible".


No offer received for Ronaldo, says Real boss

No offer received for Ronaldo, says Real boss

However, he can only leave Real provided there is a suitor willing to take on the astronomical costs of signing him, as he's unlikely to be prepared to take a pay cut. I have not spoken to any [other clubs]. Ronaldo was a world-record signing of intent from United after Perez returned as president eight years ago, the forward being part of a £225million summer spending spree that also saw the likes of Kaka, Karim Benzema and Xabi Alonso move to Real.