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Rohan Gavaskar relishes India's dominant win over South Africa at the Oval

Billed as a heavyweight battle between AB de Villiers and Virat Kohli this match turned out to be a one-sided contest, which again exposed South Africa's glass jaw in knock-out matches. "I suppose, after that moment, Dave (Miller) came in and we discussed that it is extremely loud out there and hard to hear each other so the communication between the two of us was just for the next five overs, just play it as risk-free as possible.


Twins draft CA prep shortstop Royce Lewis at No

Twins draft CA prep shortstop Royce Lewis at No

The Cincinnati Reds selected right-handed pitcher Hunter Greene of Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks, Calif. Three players who finished in the top 10 in MVP voting in 2016 were drafted in Rounds 3-10. Then it was McKay, another two-way star from Louisville, going fourth overall to the Rays as a first baseman. The University of North Carolina also had a pair of first-rounders: right-hander J.B.


Boston Red Sox Win On David Ortiz Jersey Retirement Night

Boston Red Sox Win On David Ortiz Jersey Retirement Night

After the Angels scored a run in the top of the fourth, Ramirez hit a two-run home run in the bottom of the inning to give the Red Sox a 5-1 lead. "Today was a step in the right direction", he said. 34 will be retired in a ce. David Ortiz's No. 34 will join the others Friday night - 265 days after he walked off the Fenway field for the last time as a player.


Durant Fires Back at Salty Thunder Fans With Custom Cupcake Hat

Durant Fires Back at Salty Thunder Fans With Custom Cupcake Hat

Kevin Durant didn't forget about the taunts. Left Oklahoma City to join Golden State last summer, got a lot of backlash from fans, media and former teammates, had a great season and dominated in the finals to win his first career National Basketball Association championship and Finals MVP .


Cavaliers owner, Billups met for 2nd straight day

Cavaliers owner, Billups met for 2nd straight day

Before James spoke out, it was well known that the league's No.1 player wanted Griffin to remain with the Cavs. James effectively turned Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert into a sympathetic figure who ripped LeBron and carried the message of frustrated fans.



Australia, Cameroon hopes look tenuous after tie

Postecoglou's response to Broos suggested he knew which side of the debate he fell on. Judging from their struggles at the back against Germany and Cameroon , a win - let alone by a two goal margin - is likely to be too tall an order for Australia .