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NZ close to victory in first Test

NZ close to victory in first Test

Williamson said the patience of New New Zealand's bowlers in Pakistan's second innings was crucial in clinching the emphatic eight-wicket victory. De Grandhomme immediately looked at home, hitting six boundaries and seemed set to propel New Zealand toward a substantial first innings lead when he miscued an attempted pull off Rahat and was caught in the deep.



Man City into last 16 with another lacklustre away display

Manchester City did their heavy lifting during the week by qualifying for the knockout round of the Champions League. Following each of their previous three European outings, City have failed to win their next Premier League game and the squad will stay overnight at their City Football Academy base adjacent to the Etihad Stadium before making a short trip for the 12.30pm kick-off.



Faf du Plessis to appeal against ICC's verdict on ball-tampering allegations

For instance, the Laws now prevent the use of artificial substances to polish the ball, yet artificial cotton fibres from playing kit can be used to shine the ball. The Proteas said on Tuesday night du Plessis would appeal however he has been urged to reconsider his position by the top of South African cricket.



Questions swirling around Texas coach Strong's future

He also said his players will not boycott the upcoming regular season finale against TCU as a move of support. He denied the report about of there being a potential player boycott for the TCU game, Texas' last of the season and potentially Strong's farewell.


Conor McGregor Makes History With Alvarez KO at UFC 205

Conor McGregor Makes History With Alvarez KO at UFC 205

The fan favourite in NY even taunted Alvarez by keeping his hands behind the back before pushing him to the ground in the second round. Alvarez started the fight with a couple of low inside kicks, but it was all McGregor after that. The Irish fighter stopped his opponent in the second round of their bout at Madison Square Garden in NY, stunning him with a trademark left, before unloading a flurry of punches that Alvarez had no answer to.


Leicester City vs Club Brugge: confirmed starting lineups

Leicester City vs Club Brugge: confirmed starting lineups

Ranieri knew this season would be different and has tinkered [DING DING DING] with his team accordingly. The Leicester winger is refusing to play down the prospect of progressing to May's final in Cardiff, drawing on the memories of last season's march to the Premier League title.