Dhawal Kulkarni, who was Lions most successful bowler past year, Praveen, Basil Thampi, leg-spinner Tejas Baroka and left arm chinaman Shivil Kaushik all looked ordinary in the first two games. However, he is still doubtful for the playing XI . Probable XI: Dwayne Smith, Brendon McCullum, Suresh Raina (c), Aaron Finch, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, James Faulkner/Andrew Tye, Praveen Kumar, Dhawal Kulkarni, Shivil Kaushik/Tejas Baroka, Basil Thampi/Manpreet Gony.
The San Jose native says he recently accepted an offer from the UFC to fight Anderson Silva on June 3, but Silva's camp told ESPN .com that it's looking at other options. Silva, however, claims a fight between them has been talked about. "So let's wait. We'll have to wait for the UFC and see what happens". People think I love talking about man parts (like these), but hey, I just report what comes over the wire.
The NCAA also moved several neutral-site championship events - most notably a men's basketball regional originally set for Charlotte - in response to the law. With Gov. Roy Cooper's signature putting HB142 into law, the state can now move forward to recruit businesses again and welcome sporting events from the ACC, the NCAA and the National Basketball Association as well as musicians like Bruce Springsteen.
If Willett does miss the cut, he'll be cursing his performance on his first and last holes of the day. As the American let six shots slide at the final hole, he finished the tournament with one-over 73, levelling on points with Lee Westwood in second.
If on a certain moment of the season we have no chances to get top four and we are still in the Europa League then nobody can criticise". I've known him since we played together for France Under-18s. "Hope no more injuries, no more suspensions and hoping the players keep showing incredible character to keep going and going". The inability to turn dominance into goals has been costly this season - rearing its head again in Belgium - and means United have had to share the spoils at Old ...
Manchester United have a chance to qualify for the champions league, if they win the Europa League and are just four points behind fourth placed City on the table. Boss David Moyes said: 'There's no hiding we're in a hard position. Whoever we speak about will be in the headlines because he plays in Manchester United and obviously everybody wants to play.
Game 2 of the best-of-seven series is set for Saturday in Ottawa, Ontario. The first rule in the coaching handbook for the Stanley Cup playoffs is to never tip your hand. The Canadiens swept all three meetings in the regular season. Price rebounded from midseason struggles, finishing with a.923 save percentage. Looking forward, the Habs are entirely focused on the post-season and, where many other teams that are guaranteed a post-season berth have had to jostle for positioning lately, the ...
Leicester lost 2-1 to Sevilla in their last 16 first leg before winning 2-0 at home to go through 3-2 on aggregate, and Schmeichel vowed they will not give up. Captain Wes Morgan has missed the last five games with a back injury leaving Yohan Benalouane the only recognised centre back now available. "We know we have to be more open because we need a goal but we also know that one of Atlético's pluses is their ability on the counter-attack".
Back-to-back victories over West Ham United and Middlesbrough mean Hull make the trip to the Potteries sitting fourth bottom. Hull are still fighting for their lives and the club are 17th heading into the contest, two points above the relegation zone.
It has been a dismal few weeks for the Gunners, and their hopes of finishing in the top four took another blow on Monday night when they were beaten 3-0 by Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park. " But we have to believe that we can get there and it should not be a fear of failure but the desire to achieve it ". Asked what lessons he had learned from the defeat, Wenger said: "To play with restriction and a little bit of a handbrake on doesn't help the performance".
Galloway had an excellent breakthrough season at Everton a year ago but has struggled for game time at the Hawthorns though Pulis said: "He's an absolute pleasure to work with". Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp on the importance of Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino: "It's very important that players can play together, but if they are only two then it's pretty hard still".
Kessel doubled the advantage 150 seconds later, biding his time in the left circle on the power play then threading a wrist shot over Bobrovsky's glove to make it 2-0. Shots were 31-31 in a fast-paced game with plenty of chances at both ends. It was yet another road win for the Rangers who led the league in road wins this season and they were able to take game one.
The Charge were eliminated from the playoffs Saturday by Tavares' Raptors 905 team. The team plans to release the recently unretired forward, according to Shams Charania of The Vertical. He did not make much of an impact, though. It's unfortunate for Sanders, who came to Cleveland with a lot of promise in the hopes he could rekindle and kick start his career in the right environment, but it wasn't meant to be.
Adam Lallana and Sadio Mane have arguably been Liverpool's two best players this season but while Lallana could potentially be back by the start of May, his offensive teammate has been ruled out for the remainder of the season. Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher has no doubts over the quality of manager Jurgen Klopp . 'Between us, we got it bang on. "We couldn't train it and that's what everybody could see", he said.
We need to be more ruthless, it's as simple as that. It's too comfortable. It was nearly too easy at times and we got sloppy and lost possession. Anderlecht lead the Belgium league and look excellent this year in the Europa League, but at this stage of the competition, you can bet that the Red Devils will turn things up a notch and make scoring on them, and defending their forwards a very hard task.
But Houston scored the lead eight points of the quarter, led by 3-pointers from Lou Williams and Harden, to extend the lead to 95-81 entering the fourth. David Nwaba added 14 points for Los Angeles. The Rockets had a 12-point lead after a 3-point play by Patrick Beverley with about nine minutes left.
Coaches, owners, executives and Hall of Fame alumni were presented their 2016 World Series Championship rings as well. Brett Anderson is up for his first start at Wrigley Field as a Cub and interestingly, he will do so against his former team, the Dodgers .
When Buchholz left Tuesday's game, it marked the second time in three days a Phillies starter had to exit early with an injury after Jeremy Hellickson left Sunday's game with a cramp. Nolan Arenado, who has hits in eight of the Rockies' nine games, broke a 2-2 tie when he led off the seventh inning with his third homer. In 2015, Buchholz made his last start of the season on July 11.
Jose Mourinho admitted after the Red Devils' 3-0 win over the Black Cats the his team would have had to give up on their Premier League dreams. "The thing is that around November and December, we were doing well, but injuries came in, I got injured, players that we thought were coming back didn't do so".
Bartra was the only player to suffer a significant injury and underwent surgery on a fractured wrist on Tuesday night while bits of debris were also dislodged from the defender's hand as a result of the blasts. "Everybody can imagine it was a hard moment for me because I don't know how often I was in the team hotel with Dortmund ". The series of explosions Tuesday hit the Borussia Dortmund team bus, injuring player Marc Bartra and a policeman.
The Reds were forced to start with a depleted line-up but Klopp turned to Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino in the second half despite fitness concerns about the Brazilian duo. The Belgian goalkeeper made two astonishing saves to keep his side on course for the victory. Stoke City could be handed a big boost with the return of Xherdan Shaqiri, who could return to the Stoke starting line-up for the first time since January when the Potters face Liverpool on Saturday.
It makes sense - the Boston Bruins' underlying numbers are some of the best in the league, and the Senators are the only team to qualify for the playoffs as a negative goal differential team . Game 3: April 17 - Ottawa Senators at Boston Bruins - 7 p.m. The news was not as good for the Montreal Canadiens, who dropped game one of their series with the NY Rangers 2-0 at the Bell Centre last night.
The goal seemed to fill the German with confidence rarely seen in recent weeks, as he was soon pulling off back-heel flicks and combined well with Sanchez to set up Walcott's goal 10 minutes later. "We're obviously disappointed with the defeat", he said. Since then, however, it has been the Italian and his players who have pushed on and produced the sort of form and consistency that it takes to win the Premier League title.
After London rivals Tottenham Hotspur thumped Watford 4-0 for their sixth straight league win to cut their lead to four points, Chelsea faced a potentially hard visit to the south coast. When you have pressure, you give the best of yourself. "When we conceded the goal we lost a bit of confidence but we managed the game and deserved to win".
Those with a season total Under for Atlanta and Brooklyn probably feel pretty good right now. "Everybody had a challenging season. That's what happens when you play in a talented league", said Dwyane Wade , who had seven points and four assists for the Bulls.
Raheem did struggle in the last few matches and Pep Guardiola's decision to bench him had some merit, but City need the young winger to spark the attack against Hull . "We can not forget Fabian has had a lot of problems the previous year here at Manchester City ". We created opportunities but had difficulties to score.
On the other side the Predators have a veteran goaltender who has some big games under his belt in Pekka Rinne. Nashville stands a great chance to pull off a couple of wins in this series as they can go shift for shift with the Hawks but they will need to find a way to win a game or two in this building which is no easy feat, especially in the playoffs.
According to ESPN , Cuban brought up the idea to National Basketball Association commissioner Adam Silver, who rejected the notion and said the National Basketball Association wouldn't honor Romo's contract. Romo couldn't have gotten into the game even if Carlisle wanted him in there, which his quotes indicate he really did not. Tony Romo addressing Dallas Mavericks fans in the Under Armour Curry 3.
And Ramos says the Madrid squad would have no problem embracing the arrival of the 26-year-old, who scored the equaliser for Atletico in the 1-1 derby draw on Saturday. "For this reason, I think it's dead", The Sun quoted Griezmann as saying. "I'm not the right man to share the trainer's future, by the end of the season, titles will determine everything", he said.
A shoulder injury sustained in the 4-1 Bundesliga victory over Borussia Dortmund consigned the Poland worldwide - who has scored 38 goals in 42 appearances in all competitions this season - to the stands for the visit of Madrid. "I'm absolutely thrilled, really happy". "It's not easy when you're behind against team like Bayern, but we hit back early after the break and we won, so now we're in a good position", said the Portuguese attacker.
Barcelona started the second half in much better fashion with Messi rolling an effort inches wide of the upright and Buffon just beating Luis Suarez to an Ivan Rakitic through-ball. Former Barca right-back Dani Alves, who kept Neymar quiet on Tuesday night, preferred to focus on Juve's merits rather than his old side's failings.
Terrapin Adventures Eggcellent Adventure - April 15, 2017, 11:15 a.m. & 3:15 p.m. "The fun starts at noon with a visit from the Easter Bunny + activities for kids 10 & under". Spring into Song , 3 p.m. Saturday, April 15, at the Elks Theatre, 117 E. Gurley St. The Easter Bunny will be hopping around the park throughout the morning.
National Basketball Association fans eagerly await the postseason, as James takes his game to a level very few in the history of the game can go to. "It's here. "It's going to be a bigger challenge for us this year". "Through everything that went on with our team, we're in a position where we can do something special still", he said Thursday as Cleveland prepared to face in in the opening round on Saturday.
If there was a game to sum up Manchester United's season, Thursday's 1-1 draw against Anderlecht was it. It was a sentiment echoed by frustrated veteran Michael Carrick after the 1-1 Europa League draw in Anderlecht , and it is the tale of their underwhelming season.
That focus now shifts from Garcia - who had played in 73 majors before this Masters without having won, despite finishing in the top 10 in 23 of them, including 12 top-5s and four runner-up finishes - to the likes of Lee Westwood, Matt Kuchar , Rickie Fowler , Luke Donald and Ian Poulter.