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May 30, 2017 7:32:17 pm

Tottenham Hotspur shared fresh pictures of stadium construction on Tuesday, giving fans a glimpse of what can be expected at the end of the project. The demolition of the old White Hart Lane started after their clash against Manchester United.

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May 30, 2017 7:25:54 pm

Virat Kohli said that India will approach the match against Pakistan like they would for any other team but Waqar Younis said that an India-Pakistan match always puts pressure on players from both sides, particularly since these fixtures are less frequent.

May 30, 2017 7:24:11 pm

Ms Dhoni said that prayers always gave him inner strength and confidence and he firmly believes that all your prayers get answered when you put your best foot forward.

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May 30, 2017 7:13:46 pm

Fernando Verdasco who had sent Rafael Nadal packing in the 2016 Australian Open first round caused further stir when he beat number 9 seed Alexander Zverev in the opener. The Spaniard won 6-3, 3-6, 6-4, 6-2.

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May 30, 2017 7:09:01 pm

Zinedine Zidane, in his short stint as Real Madrid boss has already won a Champions League, a European Super Cup, a Club World Cup and a La Liga title and may become the first manager since Arrigo Sacchi in 1990 to defend the European title if Real beat Juventus.

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May 30, 2017 7:06:03 pm

Kumar Sangakkara, playing for Surrey, had scores of 136, 105, 114, 120, 200 in his previous five innings but missed out on becoming only the fourth player to hit six consecutive first-class centuries when he was dismissed by Essex's Tom Westley.

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May 30, 2017 6:57:23 pm

The competition is always intense where all world-class batsmen from around the world compete for top positions. The top three batsmen in ODI rankings include- South Africa's AB de Villiers with 874 points, Australia's David Warner on 871 and Virat Kohli with 852.

May 30, 2017 6:49:02 pm

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger and owner Stan Kroenke have reportedly reached agreement on a two-year contract, which is due to be ratified by the board. The formal announcement will be made on Wednesday.

May 30, 2017 6:42:31 pm

India was reeling at 21/2 but then Karthik came in and struck a few boundaries to relieve the pressure from Shikhar Dhawan. Together they forged a partnership of 100 which steadied the ship for India. On the score of 94, Dinesh Karthik returned to the pavilion, retired hurt.

May 30, 2017 6:29:16 pm

John Hashtings was not included in the ODI series squad against New Zealand before he got injured to miss out on cricket action for the rest of the summers. He remains a probable for Australia's Champions Trophy campaign.

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May 30, 2017 6:28:26 pm

South Africa, bowling first, managed to bring England down to 20 for the loss of six wickets in the first five overs. It is the most wickets that any side has lost in that period of an ODI match. They went on to win the match by seven wickets.

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May 30, 2017 6:23:17 pm

Andy Murray, who has been in poor form this season, faces Russian world number 73 Andrey Kuznetsov on the same court in French Open but his arrival will be delayed by another rising star, Germany's Alexander Zverev.

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May 30, 2017 6:14:27 pm

Gareth Southgate said that he had no idea what the future is for Wayne Rooney at Manchester United so it was impossible for him to comment on the plans. He also said that Rooney was left out as other players were in a good form.

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May 31, 2017 7:20:40 pm

Thomas Tuchel left BVB three days after they won the German Cup, their first trophy in five years, when they beat Eintracht Frankfurt. Thomas Tuchel put an end to his stint with the club he had been part of for two years on Tuesday.

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May 30, 2017 5:26:39 pm

Morgan Schneiderlin, who made the switch from Manchester United, became a regular squad member under Ronald Koeman and played in 14 of Everton's 18 fixtures following his arrival after a frustrating one-and-a-half season spell at Old Trafford.

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May 30, 2017 5:00:20 pm

Mumbai Cricket Association's Cricket Improvement Committee on Tuesday met to choose the coaches for different age group outfits but put off selection of the candidate to coach its Ranji Trophy team by a few days. Sameer Dighe, is also a new entrant to the job.

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May 30, 2017 4:57:30 pm

After Kagiso Rabada became the highest ranked bowler in ODI cricket, South Africa now has the highest ranked batsman and bowler among its ranks.

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May 30, 2017 4:29:00 pm

Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara said that India, who won the title in 2013, are capable of winning the ICC Champions Trophy again. He also rated England and Australia as strong title contenders.

May 30, 2017 4:27:33 pm

Manchester City chairman Khaldoon Al-Mubarak called the view of Sergio Aguero leaving the club as 'ridiculous' even though Pep Guardiola dropped the Argentinian striker in many games the last season.

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May 30, 2017 3:49:21 pm

BCCI and PCB met in Dubai on Monday to discuss bilateral series but failed to conclude it on a positive note. Vijay Goel slammed the Indian board officials over meeting the Pakistan cricket board to resolve the issue of bilateral series.