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Greig Laidlaw supports Gatland's addition of six new Lions

Greig Laidlaw supports Gatland's addition of six new Lions

While Tuesday's team contains few, if any, of the players who will face the All Blacks at Eden Park, Gatland says the midweekers will play a role in keeping the Lions' confidence high approaching the three-test series. Gatland has been touched by the warm welcome his team have received from the majority of New Zealanders but has no wish to see a potentially decisive Test shaped by cynical on-field acts.


National Basketball Association free agency 2017: Clippers' Blake Griffin reportedly opts out of contract

National Basketball Association free agency 2017: Clippers' Blake Griffin reportedly opts out of contract

The team's leader, veteran point guard Chris Paul's future is unclear with the team as well. He has been known to make wise executive moves and is highly respected by most of the star players around the league. The Vertical reported that Griffin is eligible for a five-year, $172 million deal if he returns to the Clippers and a four-year, $128 million pact if he decides to sign elsewhere.


Lauren Kyle: Facts to Know about Connor McDavid's Girlfriend

Lauren Kyle: Facts to Know about Connor McDavid's Girlfriend

The Newmarket, Ont., native is the first Oiler to win the Hart since Mark Messier in 1989-90. Thanks to his ability to stuff the stat sheet at rapid rates, McDavid became the third-youngest player in league history behind Crosby and Wayne Gretzky to win the Art Ross.



Neymar comforts Cristiano Ronaldo via WhatsApp over tax allegations

Di Maria was being investigated by Spanish authorities for evading taxes of €1.3 million on image rights during his time at Real Madrid . He won't spend any time behind bars because sentences of under two years in Spain are suspended provided that the convicted person has no criminal record.


Demarai Gray believes England under-21s can win Euro 2017

Demarai Gray believes England under-21s can win Euro 2017

Gray continued to cause the host nation problems with his pace and movement in the final third, and the attacker delivered a attractive low cross into the Poland box in the 22nd minute, but Redmond failed to make contact after dropping into a different area.



ICC thinking of scrapping Champions Trophy

The action was taken against the 15 men following a complaint by a villager that the accused burst crackers and distributed candies among villagers, besides raising pro-Pakistan slogans at Mohad village. South Asian neighbours India and Pakistan have a history of hostile relations - and have a famous rivalry on the cricket pitch as well. Pakistan players were accorded a hero's welcome upon returning home as hundreds of supporters stayed up late to welcome the just-crowned ICC Champions ...