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Team of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 announced

In response, India stuttered early in the chase after Mohammad Amir struck thrice in the first powerplay after which they failed to recover and succumbed to a 180-run defeat despite a blistering 76 from Hardik Pandya. Muslim villagers in India could face up to life in prison after they were arrested and charged for celebrating Pakistan's victory in the Champions Trophy.



Mourinho accused of tax evasion in Spain

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo , accused of evading 14.7 million euros (S$22.8m) in tax, has been summoned to appear before a judge in Spain, judicial sources told AFP yesterday. 'The Spanish Government in turn, through the Tax Department, issued a certificate in which it attested he had regularised his position and was in compliance with all tax obligations'.


Mourinho Accused of Tax Evasion in Spain as Ronaldo Gets Hearing Date

Mourinho Accused of Tax Evasion in Spain as Ronaldo Gets Hearing Date

Mourinho (54) coached Madrid from 2010-13. In three years with Real Madrid , Mourinho won La Liga in 2012 and the Spanish Cup in 2011. Spanish prosecutors claim Ronaldo knowingly used a business vehicle to hide his image rights income in Spain between 2011 and 2014.


Farrell believes British & Irish Lions are relishing challenge of New Zealand attack

Farrell believes British & Irish Lions are relishing challenge of New Zealand attack

His call comes after Gatland called in six reinforcements for the tour - four from Wales who are in New Zealand and another two from Scotland who played against the Wallabies in Sydney on Saturday. "A couple of stupid penalties in the first half but we managed the game well and squeezed the life out of them", said Gatland. "I've been looking for the offside, and I'm still looking for it now", he said.



Russia Win Confed Cup Opener

Soares scored late with a right-foot shot from inside the area after Mexico midfielder Hector Herrera gave the ball away, and Moreno's equalizer came with a firm header from close range after a corner kick one minute into injury time .