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ICC meeting: BCCI outvoted on new governance structure, revenue model

There is a reason behind the ICC's stance of preventing the Big Three - Australia, England and India - from enjoying a major share from the old revenue model. ICC officials are expecting India, who won the last edition in 2013, to announce their 15-man squad next week. ESPNcricinfo understands the other Full Members rejected the BCCI's offer, leaving Choudhry and Chaudhry in a tight position on Wednesday morning, hours before the ICC Board meeting.



How Mike Babcock will keep the Maple Leafs pressing forward

With five months until next season's training camp begins, Babcock says he hopes the team will have a successful offseason, that will see both the addition of new players and the continued growth of current players. Both teams had chances but looked more tentative than they had earlier in the series. But this seemed a different kind of heartbreak than the usual Toronto ending.


Ref knocked out in France rugby league game

Ref knocked out in France rugby league game

The as yet unidentified man was playing for Saint-Esteve in a French Cup match against Toulouse at junior level when the incident, which was caught on camera, took place. "The most disgraceful thing I have ever seen on a rugby field", he wrote. The Saint-Esteve player at the centre of the appalling incident is set to be banned for life, while the president of the club, Christian Cozza, is reportedly expected to resign .


British police arrest man with knives near Parliament

British police arrest man with knives near Parliament

Reports claim two knives, including a breadknife, were discovered on the ground, although it has not yet been confirmed the man arrested was carrying them. Various government offices, as well as Prime Minister Theresa May's official residence in Downing Street, are also nearby. "It is an ongoing police operation and we are monitoring it".



NFL Draft Latest From Thursday: Myles Garrett No. 1, Bears Pull Stunner

One controversial pick was Ohio State cornerback Gareon Conley, who was drafted by Oakland at No. 24. He hasn't been arrested nor has had charges filed against him, while Cleveland police are still investigating the allegations. "He's special", Coughlin said. Starting next year, we can put the pieces together. We need to do something about balance. Two more skill position offensive players went seventh and eighth.