Brathwaite’s sixes

Brathwaite’s sixes »

29 Nov, 2018
Sports

What we remember # 24 When Big Carlos went massive Andrew Miller September 19, 2018 Play 04:13 West Indies were men on a mission going into the World T20 final – a maverick outfit of mighty names, united in fury after being disparaged as mercenaries by their board, and going about their campaign as if…

Victory over Liverpool felt like the Champions League making of Thomas Tuchel – but more importantly PSG – The Independent »

29 Nov, 2018
Sports

The Champions League has broken Paris Saint-Germain managers in the past. Laurent Blanc was sacked for losing in the quarter-final to a weak Manchester City side in 2016. Unai Emery never recovered from collapsing at Barcelona the following year. If PSG had lost to Liverpool on Wednesday night, and been knocked out at the group…

About Last Night: Westbrook makes more triple-double history – NBA.com »

29 Nov, 2018
Sports

Russell Westbrook is now 32 triple-doubles away from passing Magic Johnson for second place on the all-time triple-double list. Russell Westbrook continues to make triple-double history.In leading the Thunder past the Cavs 100-83, Westbrook collected 23 points, 19 rebounds and 15 assists for his 107th career triple-double, tying Jason Kidd for third all-time. Westbrook now trails only Magic Johnson (138)…

Cleveland Cavaliers’ trade a win for organization and Kyle Korver: Chris Fedor – cleveland.com »

29 Nov, 2018
Sports

OKLAHOMA CITY — It’s rare when a trade works out for everyone involved. But that’s the case when it comes to the Cleveland Cavaliers’ decision to deal Kyle Korver to the Utah Jazz for Alec Burks and a pair of future second-round picks. The Cavaliers entered this season with a long list of goals. At…

Barcelona news: Lionel Messi admits Gerard Pique assist was ‘not something we planned’ – Goal.com »

29 Nov, 2018
Sports

The Argentine set up the defender during his side’s win over PSV, but the star said his free-kick was an accident A delighted Lionel Messi admitted his free-kick to set up Gerard Pique during Barcelona’s win over PSV was an accident . After scoring a brilliant opener Messi mishit a set-piece that was poked in…

Being forced to trade Kawhi Leonard and Jimmy Butler set Spurs and Timberwolves on very different paths – CBS Sports »

29 Nov, 2018
Sports

MINNEAPOLIS — The two biggest trades of the past year in the NBA involved two franchises that were forced into dealing their best player — a player also happened to be fed up with that franchise.All through the 2017-18 season, tensions simmered between the San Antonio Spurs and Kawhi Leonard. It was public and weird…

14th Match (N), Mzansi Super League at Durban, Nov 28 2018 | Match Report | ESPNCricinfo

14th Match (N), Mzansi Super League at Durban, Nov 28 2018 | Match Report | ESPNCricinfo »

29 Nov, 2018
Sports

3:00 AM ETThe Report by Shashank KishorePaarl Rocks 98 for 2 (Davids 46, Markram 29) beat Durban Heat 80 for 6 (Miller 22, Fortuin 2-6, Moreki 2-18) by 32 runs (DLS method) Henry Davids hits out during his 56 LatinContent/Getty ImagesA frustrating rain-filled evening in Durban eventually turned joyful for Paarl Rocks as they lifted themselves…

“Some of the best legspin bowling you’ll see” – Arthur on Yasir

“Some of the best legspin bowling you’ll see” – Arthur on Yasir »

29 Nov, 2018
Sports

Yasir Shah leads his team off the park after ripping through New Zealand AFP1:28 PM ETESPNcricinfo staffYasir Shah’s match-winning haul of 14 for 184 – the second-best match figures in Tests for Pakistan – in the second Test against New Zealand in Dubai has sent coach Mickey Arthur into raptures. The leg-spinner ripped through New Zealand…

Mithali Raj threatened to retire if she couldn’t open – Ramesh Powar

Mithali Raj threatened to retire if she couldn’t open – Ramesh Powar »

29 Nov, 2018
Sports

2:16 PM ETNagraj GollapudiDeputy editor at ESPNcricinfo The drama surrounding Mithali Raj has taken another twist with head coach Ramesh Powar stating in an official report to the BCCI that the player had threatened to pull out of the Women’s World T20 and announce her retirement if she was not allowed to open. Powar has…

13th Match, Mzansi Super League at Centurion, Nov 28 2018 | Match Report | ESPNCricinfo

13th Match, Mzansi Super League at Centurion, Nov 28 2018 | Match Report | ESPNCricinfo »

29 Nov, 2018
Sports

3:00 AM ETThe Report by Liam BrickhillTshwane Spartans 188 for 6 (Dean Elgar 79*, AB de Villiers 39, Simon Harmer 3-26) beat Jozi Stars 186 for 5 (Reeza Hendricks 55, Pite van Biljon 42, Jeevan Mendis 2-37) by four wicketsTshwane Spartans have the leading six-hitter and the most effective bowler of the Mzansi Super League…