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Sports Negotiating Ashwin, Jadeja the main challenge: Karunaratne
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It was not an easy wicket to bat in the second innings. "The ball is not turning much due to lack of grass (here)". "We have practiced on dusty wickets and have another five days before the Test". Have a few plans. I will stick to that plan. Karunaratne notched up a century in the second innings against India at Colombo in August. "That hundred helped me a lot to take some confidence to Pakistan".

Sports Garth Brooks admits to lip-syncing CMA performance
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Paisley then dedicated the 51st CMA Awards "to all those we've lost, and to all of those who are still healing". "Our music lifts people up". Earlier the hosts lightened things up with banter about the CMA's edicts on avoiding controversial subjects, before launching into jokes about Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders.

Sports Quick hits from Wisconsin's win over Iowa
Author: 0 Quick hits from Wisconsin's win over Iowa

The Hawkeyes opened the scoring just 90 seconds into the game when redshirt cornerback Josh Jackson intercepted Hornibrook and then returned the ball for a 43-yard touchdown. Wisconsin freshman RB Jonathan Taylor rushed for 157 yards on 29 carries in Saturday's 45-17 win over Iowa. Alex Hornibrook: The UW sophomore quarterback threw three interceptions, giving him 11 in seven Big Ten games this season.

Sports Andersen makes 35 saves, Maple Leafs beat Wild 4-2
Author: 0 Andersen makes 35 saves, Maple Leafs beat Wild 4-2

The Bruins didn't stop competing after Rielly's goal and again led Toronto in shots in the third frame, outshooting them 13-8 and 39-25 on the night. Matthews was scratched for the first time since being drafted in 2016. In his last four games, Marner has four assists and appears to be on his way to escaping the NHL's sophomore jinx.

Sports Ball Surpasses James, Becomes Youngest to Get Triple-Double
Author: 0 Ball Surpasses James, Becomes Youngest to Get Triple-Double

He's done it at 20 years and 15 days, during the Lakers' 98-90 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks . LeBron James held the previous record of 20 years, 20 days. By halftime, Ball already had 11 points, 10 assists and six rebounds, and a first-career triple-double seemed imminent. The last few days have been brutal for Ball.

Sports Georgia Bulldogs at Auburn Tigers College Football Betting Odds
Author: 0 Georgia Bulldogs at Auburn Tigers College Football Betting Odds

Just ask Georgia punter Cameron Nizialek, a graduate transfer from Columbia. The last time inside linebacker Reggie Carter was undefeated on a team this late into the season was his junior season at Stephenson High School, and senior John Atkins had to take his time trying to remember the last time he was undefeated.

Sports MI football's big first half leads to 35-10 thumping of Maryland
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Patrick Kugler #57 of the Michigan Wolverines and teammates get set to take the field before a college football game against the Minnesota Golden Gophers at Michigan Stadium on November 4, 2017 in Ann Arbor, Michigan . Afterwards, Harbaugh and Quinn were seen mere inches apart from one another and sharing some heated words. MI football coach Jim Harbaugh looks ahead to Maryland on November 6, 2017, and says quarterback Brandon Peters will start.

Sports Sakho, Mane star as Senegal book World Cup berth
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Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has said that their poor start in the 2-0 defeat against Senegal , which shattered their 2018 World Cup dream, was what ultimately cost them the game. "Our coach (Aliou Cisse) wasn't happy even though we were 2-0 up at half-time". Senegal is the third African qualifiers for the World Cup in Russian Federation after Nigeria and Egypt, who secured places during the penultimate qualifying round last month.

Sports KC Chiefs Player Arrested on Domestic Battery Charges
Author: 0 KC Chiefs Player Arrested on Domestic Battery Charges

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office Department of Corrections said that Miller was booked into the Duval County Jail at 4:53 a.m. local time. There were no details immediately available about the alleged battery or who was involved. "We will have no further comment at this time". He was picked up in Jacksonville after leaving the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2013. If you hear the Kansas City Chiefs might be interested in a defensive lineman in the next day or two, you should believe the rumor.

Sports Max Holloway vs. Jose Aldo 2 Now Headlines UFC 218 in Detroit
Author: 0 Max Holloway vs. Jose Aldo 2 Now Headlines UFC 218 in Detroit

Holloway was originally scheduled to defend his title against Frankie Edgar on the same date in Detroit, but Edgar was forced to withdraw due to injury. Fellow featherweight contender Cub Swanson was also trying to land the fight, but unfortunately he's on the final fight of his current deal with the UFC and also previously scheduled to headline the UFC Fight Night card in Fresno a week later against Brian Ortega.

Sports Mourinho using PSG interest to make Man Utd demands
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Gary Neville admits Chelsea and Manchester United need Manchester City to have a blip in form in the coming weeks in the Premier League title race. Reports came out this week that Mourinho was frustrated with Manchester United . Rose has just returned from a long-term knee injury but he is one of the best left-backs in Europe when fully-fit so he'd be a superb signing if United were able to pull it off.

Sports Iowa State's Marchie Murdock disputes INT call on final play
Author: 0 Iowa State's Marchie Murdock disputes INT call on final play

Nolan tossed a jump ball for Marchie Murdock in the end zone, only for A.J. Green to come down with an incredible game-sealing interception on apparent simultaneous possession. Iowa State played the second half with Zeb Noland at quarterback after Kyle Kempt left with an injury in the first half. Had Iowa State won Saturday the loser of the game between the No.

Sports Red Sox-Stanton talks 'may be heating up'
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Joining the Phillies in being linked to Stanton are the Boston Red Sox, St. Louis Cardinals and San Francisco Giants. Stanton can opt out after the 2020 season. As the Marlins prepare to open shop Monday at the General Managers meetings in Orlando, they're already talking to a handful of teams about Stanton.

Sports Penn State 35, Rutgers 6 What we learned
Author: 0 Penn State 35, Rutgers 6 What we learned

But other than those two years, the Nittany Lions have dominated. Penn State is running away with this one. After his three-interception game last week at Michigan State, McSorley will face a solid Rutgers secondary. Penn State is giving up an average of just 14.8 points and 331.4 yards per game while the offense is putting up 38 points and 443.6 yards per contest.

Sports Benatia sends Morocco to World Cup
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The Atlas lions have roared back for a 2-0 win to beat Ivory coast in Abidjan. West Africa has dominated Africa's contingent at the World Cup in recent years but some of its big names missed out this time: Ivory Coast, Cameroon and Ghana, all African champions multiple times, won't be in Russian Federation.

Author: 0 PCB chairman announces new dates for West Indies tour to Pakistan

Sethi said that West Indies have confirmed the tour in 2018. The regional team was expected to visit the Pakistan city of Lahore later this month, but saw the tour postponed after the region became enveloped in smog. Multan Sultans is the sixth and the latest addition to the league for the upcoming season. "This series couldn't be held in November as earlier planned due to adverse weather conditions and we didn't want to take any risk", he said.

Sports Blame game over Delhi air pollution begins
Author: 0 Blame game over Delhi air pollution begins

A USA embassy measure of tiny particulate matter PM 2.5 showed a reading of 608 at 10 am when the safe limit is 50.An hour before it was 591.PM 2.5 is particulate matter about 30 times finer than a human hair. The NASA images show how Delhi, Punjab, Haryana, and states of Pakistan is covered in haze and fog. The national capital has been battling the worst air quality it has witnessed this year, with air quality index measuring 30 times the safe limit set by the World Health Organisation ...

Sports Moreno risks wrath of Klopp by blasting his treatment at Liverpool
Author: 0 Moreno risks wrath of Klopp by blasting his treatment at Liverpool

Klopp insists Robertson can learn a lot from Moreno's attitude to improving and follow in his footsteps. Liverpool , though, have struggled in defence this season and have already conceded 21 times in the Premier League this term. I went to talk to him five or six times and the message was the same, but nothing changed. The Spain global had been pinpointed as a major weakness in Liverpool's defence and lost his place to makeshift left-back Milner after a string of error-strewn ...

Sports Grant Dawson Notified of Potential Anti-Doping Violation by USADA
Author: 0 Grant Dawson Notified of Potential Anti-Doping Violation by USADA

Silva is considered innocent, but if the B sample comes back positive, he'll face a potential lifetime ban. Former UFC middleweight champion and all-time great Anderson Silva has been pulled from a November 25 fight against Kelvin Gastelum because of a potential doping violation, according to UFC.

Sports CFB Playoff Hopes Wither Away for Washington, Pac-12
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With those stakes in mind, let's break down what to look for in this week's game. "They just played their game better than we played our game", Washington coach Chris Petersen said. Running back Bryce Love re-aggravated the injured ankle that has bothered him for about a month in the first quarter, yet he still rushed for 166 yards and three scores on 30 carries.