Shahid Afridi has revealed that the gamble to open the innings had paid off and one of the reasons behind his brilliant knock was his risk-taking ability.
Arsenal head to Anfield on Sunday seeking to improve their poor recent record against other 'Big Six' teams amid growing uncertainty surrounding their most creative players, Alexis Sanchez and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.
Statement by Neymar's lawyers read, "Regarding the bonuses owed for the execution of the contract of 2016, it is also necessary to inform that the player has already initiated the formal procedures of collection before the competent courts."
Southampton's 15 million pound ($19.19 million) purchase of Lazio centre back Wesley Hoedt brought the overall spend by England's 20 elite clubs to 1.184.9 billion pounds, the respected website Sporting Intelligence said.
Most of the Australian players are inexperienced with the testing conditions in Bangladesh. Hard-hitting batsman Glenn Maxwell is already facing the heat as he revealed that he had a bout of heatstroke after a grueling net session.
Supreme Court has asked the Committee of Administrators to formulate a draft constitution. At the same time, the apex court has issued a show cause notice to the BCCI office bearers and asked them to appear at next hearing on September 19.
With both teams in good form, players from the warring sides will know the importance of getting a strong start to the series. Mitchell Starc has revealed his plans to take down the English batsman, which is by targeting the inexperienced lot.
World Badminton Championship 2017 Live: Stay tuned for live scores and updates from Glasgow in the BWF World Championships 2017. Saina Nehwal, B Sai Praneeth, Kidambi Srikanth are the big names in action on the day for India.
Bernard Tomic has withdrawn from his last four tournaments which has seriously affected his ranking to push it down which would need him to battle it out on lower-tier tours or seek wildcards from tournament organisers next year.
A transfer for up to 40 million euros (USD 47 million, £36.7 million) has been mooted as the Catalans desperately look to strengthen their squad with the proceeds of Neymar's world record 222 million-euro move to Paris Saint-Germain.Jean-Michael Seri was staying coy on talk of a big-money move to Barcelona
West Ham United's Reid injured himself while warming up ahead of their Premier League match against Southampton at the weekend and would miss both ties, New Zealand Football said on Wednesday.
Even though Jedinak has been the rock at the heart of Australia's midfield for the last few years, Postecoglou was confident he had enough options in his squad to fill the void .
Last month's UFC 214 title fight against Cormier, which he won via a third-round TKO, was his first since the ban ended.
Paul Clement says Sam Clucas will offer the side versatility after the midfielder completes his move from Hull City but is still keen to bring in more signings before the transfer window closes.
The first incident happened when 14 coaches of Utkal Express derailed near Muzzafarnagar leaving over 20 passengers dead and 97 injured. The recent incident witnessed nine coaches of Kaifyat Express derailed which resulted in more than 70 people injured.
Sports Minister Vijay Goel also appealed to all past and present sportspersons to contribute any memorabilia held by them for permanent display in the museum.
India are strong favourites to win the ODI series against Sri Lanka which they already lead 1-0 after a nine wicket win at Dambulla. The Virat Kohli-led team are also coming into the ODIs having whitewashed Sri Lanka in the Tests.
Mahela Jayawardene also called for the need of an urgent solution to address the problems plaguing the Lankan side.
Matthew Mott has emphasized that with skipper Meg Lanning ruled out for the Ashes, it provides an opportunity for other players to stand up and perform.
Pandya's recent performances in the Test series against Sri Lanka drew a lot of applause. Skipper Virat Kohli even went on to the extent of saying that Hardik Pandya can be to India what Ben Stokes is to England.
Sam Whiteman is in doubt for the entire Australian summer due to complications that have arisen from a serious finger injury. It may be recalled that Whiteman fractured his right index finger during Perth Scorchers' Big Bash League final.
Indian opener Abhinav Mukund revealed that it was not a new thing for him to go back to domestic cricket and score runs and make a comeback again. It may be recalled that Mukund had to make way for KL Rahul in the third Test despite scoring a fine knock 81 in his previous innings.
Liverpool have rejected three bids from Spanish side Barcelona, including the latest last week which British media said came in at 125 million euros ($146.85 million).
Carl Lewis, who won Long Jump gold in four successive Olympic Games (1984, 88, 92 and 96), is not at all amused that 'Brand Bolt' became bigger than the sport.
Kyrie Irving, whose late 3-pointer helped Cleveland win the 2016 NBA championship - and the city's first title since 1964 - is on his way to Boston, where he'll join Celtics.
Agnieskz Radwanska, who won the title in New Haven last year, defeated Eugenie Bouchard 6-3, 7-5 in 1 hour, 45 minutes. The Polish veteran is 4-0 in her career against the Canadian, who needed a wild card to enter the tournament.
Floyd Mayweather and Conor McMgregor two got into an unplanned verbal confrontation as they moved between the outdoor stage and the arena, though it was brief. However, bodyguards kept them apart.
Bangladesh allrounder Shakib Al Hasan has claimed that his side is unbeatable on home turf and it is the change in mindset that has helped them believe that they can win.
The southwest England side Bristol City fought back to win 3-2 despite making nine changes for the trip to Vicarage Road, with City's priority being to gain promotion from the League Championship.
Taskin Ahmed is confident that his team can put up a good show against Australia and has also backed pacer Mustafizur Rahman to deliver a good performance.
Napoli was already leading through Jose Callejon's goal when Lorenzo Insigne struck from the edge of the penalty area to complete a 2-0 win on the French Riviera and send his team through 4-0 on aggregate.
The surprise of the evening came when Smackdown became glorious with the arrival of former NXT Champion Bobby Roode. On his debut, Roode put an impressive performance as he defeated Aiden English.
FC Barcelona's Twitter account was hacked early Wednesday morning by a group called "OurMine" - allegedly also behind the Game of Thrones leak - while managing to trend '#FCBHack' worldwide.
After moving from I-League to the Indian Super League, Bengaluru FC had to dissolve their entire squad to meet the latter's requirements.
The gear-switch is noteworthy since it comes in the wake of players, and subsequently the BCCI, complaining about the quality of their playing and training clothing in the series so far.
India bowling coach Bharat Arun insisted that off-spinner R Ashwin, will start his County stint with Worcestershire and the official word on his exclusion from the Indian ODI squad in Sri Lanka is that he's rested, is in the scheme of things.