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Kenny Miller urges Rangers team-mates to fight back from Celtic defeat

Kenny Miller urges Rangers team-mates to fight back from Celtic defeat

Rangers manager Pedro Caixinha's ability to overhaul his squad will be limited by the contracts some of his players are on, fears Kris Boyd. A host of high earners are expected to be slashed from the club's wage bill, with few of the current crop showing their worth of late.


West Ham's Antonio signs new four-year contract

West Ham's Antonio signs new four-year contract

Antonio, who joined the Hammers from Nottingham Forest in September 2015, has signed a four-year deal. West Ham have had some hard moments this season and have struggled for consistency in the Premier League but they have avoided relegation and, with Antonio staying at the club, will be optimistic about what lies ahead.



PM Narendra Modi To Visit Lanka Today, Says It Reflects Strong Relationship

This decision by Sri Lanka shows that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit is successful as he arrived in Colombo Thursday afternoon for a two-day visit to the country. He said, Mr Modi will inaugurate a 150-bed multi-specialty hospital at Dickoya. "The visit assumes importance because of our common Buddhist heritage that spans over centuries", Panda added, while briefing the media about Prime Minister Modi's itinerary over the day.


KC's Vargas lowers ERA to 1.01, Royals beat Rays 6-0

KC's Vargas lowers ERA to 1.01, Royals beat Rays 6-0

The Rays were already up 7-0 at that point, and Perez had already singled twice against Archer, virtually the only Royals hitter who was able to do anything off Archer that night. DRaysBay has a breakdown of how Archer throws on first pitch , showing he does throw inside on occasion. "We had this happen to us a couple nights ago, players don't like to get hit, I understand that, " he said.


McGirt grabs early lead at Sawgrass

McGirt grabs early lead at Sawgrass

Along with a 2007 win at The Players Championship here in North Florida. "I've played here 25 years, so it's not like that one round was going to make a big difference", Mickelson said. So I ended up doing that. Even more telling is the list of past champions, which includes names like three-time victor Jack Nicklaus, Greg "The Shark" Norman, and Phil "Lefty" Mickelson himself, giving credence to the notion of THE PLAYERS as the best field in golf.


Polanco's HR thwarts Greinke no-hit bid, Arizona wins 2-1

Polanco's HR thwarts Greinke no-hit bid, Arizona wins 2-1

But the Pirates had only one other baserunner and hit only one other ball hard - Andrew McCutchen's liner to right-center field that David Peralta caught with a dive to end the first inning of a 2-1 loss. Jake Lamb doubled in a run and Brandon Drury had an RBI single for the Diamondbacks . Daniel Descalso walked to put runners on first and second with two outs, but Cole got Jeff Mathis to ground into a double play and got Greinke on a ground out.