by | July 04, 2017 | 20:27

Ahmed has already led Pakistan in nine one-day internationals since past year, winning seven and losing two. Misbah retired from worldwide cricket in May after Pakistan's tour to West Indies. He has played 36 Test matches since making his debut in 2010, scoring 2,089 runs at an average of 40.96 with three centuries and 13 half centuries. He has developed quickly as a leader as was evident from Pakistan's dramatic transformation after their opening defeat to India in the Champions Trophy.

by | July 04, 2017 | 20:13

Arsenal are in talks with Lehmann, who would be added to the backroom staff at the Emirates Stadium. Giroud came off the bench in the FA Cup final victory over Chelsea in May to set-up Aaron Ramsey's victor but has never quite convinced Arsenal fans of his ability to lead the line- and he may feel he has a point to prove.

by | July 04, 2017 | 19:25

It's no secret the Chicago Cubs will be making a move ahead of the 2017 MLB Trade Deadline, but who will they target? Chicago is 41-41 and 2 1/2 games out of first in the NL Central. Chicago figures to be a buyer ahead of the non-waiver MLB trade deadline, and Jon Morosi of MLB Network reported Monday that the Cubs have asked the Detroit Tigers about a potential deal for former American League Cy Young Award victor Justin Verlander .

by | July 04, 2017 | 18:52

Abraham netted 25 times in the second tier for Bristol City , leading to a number of clubs reportedly showing an interest in taking him on a temporary basis, including newly-promoted duo Newcastle United and Brighton & Hove Albion. Chelsea are keen for Abraham to take the next step in his development by gaining Premier League experience, with Swansea reported to have provided assurances that he will be heavily involved in the first team.

by | July 04, 2017 | 18:12

Last year on Independence Day, Kevin Durant shocked the league by announcing his intention to join forces with the then defending Western Conference Champion Golden State Warriors and this year another free agent will make a similar announcement of his own.

by | July 04, 2017 | 17:33

After three seasons in Sacramento, Darren Collison is bolting town. It is the first major signing the Pacers have made since trading Paul George to the Oklahoma City Thunder in late June. It's a two-year deal, but a movable one at that. The Indiana Pacers are contemplating whether or not Monta Ellis should be on their team for next season, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski .

by | July 04, 2017 | 17:08

India handed out a 95-run mauling to Pakistani in that low-scoring contest. "I want to congratulate our Indian women's cricket team". India have beaten Pakistan every time they have met each other in Women's ODI. Kainat made her ODI debut for Pakistan in 2011. Goswami, who happened to be the fastest bowler at that time, was part of the Mithali Raj-led squad that eventually won the tournament, defeating Sri Lanka in the final .

by | July 04, 2017 | 17:01

One person aboard the balloon captured cell phone video of the splashdown and part of the subsequent panic. The pilot told the Florida Highway Patrol that there was an issue with wind as he was landing in a designated landing area near the small lake.

by | July 04, 2017 | 15:45

According to talkSPORT , who cite sources close to the Toffees , the forward's return to the Merseyside club is effectively an inevitability, as all three parties involved are eager to strike a deal. Rooney made his sensational entrance into football with Everton having first signed with the club when he was just nine-years old. Rooney went on to score 17 goals in 77 appearances for the club before Manchester United swooped to sign him in a £25.6 million deal in 2004.

by | July 04, 2017 | 14:11

Sevilla have stated Iborra will now travel to England to undergo a medical and finalise personal terms, and City will not comment publically until the deal is completed. Iborra's arrival will mark the latest phase of a summer revamp of the Leicester squad by Craig Shakespeare, who was confirmed last month as the permanent successor to Claudio Ranieri as manager.

by | July 04, 2017 | 14:12

It was an unusual step, not unlike the one the 78-cap global has taken in swapping the Premier League champions for a club a division below. Terry had earlier announced his decision to leave the Premier League winners after the end of the 2016/17 season.

by | July 04, 2017 | 13:37

Details of his contract were reported by ESPN's Chris Haynes on Monday afternoon, and Warriors fans will be happy to know that Durant is taking even less than people guessed he would - almost $10 million less than his max salary. In fact, he's taking a pay cut. The 28-year-old had been projected to earn a 20 percent raise over the $26.5 million he made last season, which would have been about $31.8 million.

by | July 04, 2017 | 11:35

For the fifth consecutive year, the Spanish Honda driver dominated the German Grand Prix on the Sachsenring circuit. At half-way through the season, only 10 points separate the first five riders , and after the last three races, three different riders have topped the standings.

by | July 04, 2017 | 11:32

He didn't have a set to run or a misdirection to free Tatum for a shot. Some fans were torn with their feelings after Tatum was selected third overall, but if his first game wearing the Celtics' colors is any indication of what he could bring to the table, the Bean Town faithful might soon feel more than happy that they have him in the fold.

by | July 04, 2017 | 09:19

Bublik threw in a tweener - a between-the-legs shot with his back to the net - he threw his body around the court a la Boris Becker and even threw in a few comical grunts that drew laughter from the Centre Court crowd. You feel like you're opening up the tournament a little bit, and that adds a few more nerves. Pierre-Hugues Herbert of France was solid on serve - losing just five of his first service points - in 58 minutes of play, before Kyrgios called time on the first-round match.

by | July 04, 2017 | 09:13

The Indian Express confirmed that Ravi Shastri , who was India's team director from 2014 to 2016, has chose to apply for the high-profile job. The others who have thrown their hat into the ring are Virender Sehwag , Tom Moody, Venkatesh Prasad, Richard Pybus, Dodda Ganesh and Lalchand Rajput.

by | July 04, 2017 | 06:06

A native of Nizhny Tagil, Russia, Radulov was initially drafted 15th overall by the Nashville Predators at the 2004 NHL Entry Draft. He was fairly productive in the games he did play as he picked up four goals and three assists while averaging over 14 minutes a night of playing time.

by | July 04, 2017 | 02:42

Nadal lost to Lukas Rosol in the second round in 2012 when struggling with knee problems, Steve Darcis in 2013 (first round), the then new boy Nick Kyrgios in 2014 (fourth round) and Dustin Brown in 2015 (second round) before missing past year with a wrist injury.

by | July 04, 2017 | 02:29

But that landmark has been overshadowed by her involvement last month in a road accident near her Florida home which resulted in the death of a 78-year-old man. "The crowd enjoyed the way he played and also his personality". Nadal is a two-time champion at Wimbledon. The combustible 20th seeded Australian was 6-3, 6-4 down to France's Pierre-Hugues Herbert when he called it quits after failing to shake off the hip injury which has plagued him in recent weeks.

by | July 04, 2017 | 01:26

With the Utah Jazz last season, he averaged a career-high 16.9 points, 4.2 assists, and 3.4 rebounds. When he's on the court, however, he's a solid scorer and distributor who has also become an excellent three-point shooter, hitting on 40.6 percent from beyond the arc the past two seasons.

by | July 04, 2017 | 00:29

Apparently grass is not the best surface for my knee and I need to figure out what I'm going to do and come back when I have no pain. Wawrinka may have three Grand Slam titles to his name, but Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal , Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray have usually had the edge over him in terms of their ability to perform well throughout the year.

by | July 03, 2017 | 23:14

The 24-year-old Keane was contracted for five years to June 2022. Everton have been in talks with Burnley for several weeks over a deal for Keane and they have agreed a fee in the region of £25 million for the centre-back. "Of course it was a temptation [to join Manchester United] - it's your boyhood club but you have got to take your heart out of it sometimes and think what's best for you, and I feel as if this is the best place for me to come and continue my development".

by | July 03, 2017 | 22:05

At 2-0 down, Kyrgios received some treatment on the hip issue that saw him pull out of Queen's and it wasn't long before he withdrew from Wimbledon too. "I might need a bit of luck - and everything to fall into place - but I do believe I can win". "I can hardly do anything about it, you know". It was hindering my performance a lot.

by | July 03, 2017 | 22:05

His response? To rip said red card out of the referee's hand, punt the ball high into the air, and then chase down the flip flop that flew 20 yards after the aforementioned punt. Instead of dribbling the ball towards the net, Lynch went into full beast mode, picking up the soccer ball and running it into the goal. While Lynch was probably just there so he won't get fined, he aroused the crowd with his soccer skills.

by | July 03, 2017 | 22:03

Iguodala is working with former BuzzFeed executive Jon Steinberg's startup Cheddar on the show, which will feature interviews with guests from the worlds of tech, sports, business and entertainment. One important side note: Curry's contract includes no player options. If he leaves, it's a blow to Golden State. In fact, recent reports have suggested that the team is on a look-out for a host for themselves as well.