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Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur, Premier League: When And Where To Watch

Chelsea vs Tottenham Live Football Score Streaming: Two teams who had a very contrasting start of the season lock horns on Saturday, with Chelsea just stuttering past Everton last week and Tottenham blowing away a hapless Southampton. On Sunday, the two traditional London rivals will add a more intriguing chapter to their rivalry. After a long time, Tottenham seemingly has an upper hand over the Blues. With players like Son Heung-min and Harry Kane already looking like threats, Chelsea will have a hard time keeping up with them in the defensive third. When will the Chelsea vs Tottenham match be played? The Chelsea vs Tottenham match will be played on Sunday, August 14. Where will the Chelsea vs Tottenham match be played? The Chelsea vs Tottenham match will be played at Stamford Bridge. ...
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‘Rock bottom’: Former players tear into Man United after Brentford defeat | Football News – Times of India

Manchester United came in for heavy criticism from former players after they crashed to a chastening 4-0 defeat by Brentford in the Premier League on Saturday, their second loss in as many league games under new boss Erik ten Hag. The result left United bottom of the table as Dutchman Ten Hag became the first manager since John Chapman in 1921 to lose his opening two games in charge of the club. BBC pundit Chris Sutton said United had "hit rock bottom" while his former strike partner Alan Shearer put down the debacle to years of mismanagement at Old Trafford. "It is an absolute mess. Years of failure... there is a lack of leadership and the recruitment has been terrible," Shearer said on BBC's Match of the Day. "It will take time and an unbelievable amount of money to get things right, ...
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Sunil Chhetri advises India teammates to ‘not give too much attention’ to FIFA ban threat

Seasoned striker Sunil Chhetri on Sunday advised fellow players to continue giving their best on the pitch and not worry about FIFA’s threat of suspension on Indian football. Earlier this month, the world football governing body FIFA had threatened to suspend the AIFF and strip off its right to host the women’s U-17 World Cup in October due to a third party “influence”, the warning coming just days after the Supreme Court’s directive to hold elections of the national federation. The SC-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) has since started the electoral process. The elections are slated for August 28. “I’ve spoken to the boys and my advice is to not give it too much attention because it is out of your control,” Chhetri said during a virtual media interaction organised by his club...
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‘Don’t pay too much attention’: Sunil Chhetri tells players on FIFA ban threat | Football News – Times of India

BENGALURU: Seasoned striker Sunil Chhetri on Sunday advised fellow players to continue giving their best on the pitch and not worry about FIFA's threat of suspension on Indian football. Earlier this month, world football governing body FIFA had threatened to suspend the AIFF and strip off its right to host the women's U-17 World Cup in October due to a third party "influence", the warning coming just days after the Supreme Court's directive to hold elections of the national federation. The SC-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) has since, though, started the electoral process. The elections are slated for August 28. "I've spoken to the boys and my advice is to not give it too much attention because it is out of your control," Chhetri said during a virtual media interaction organ...
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Broadcasters formally write to ICC, say tender for media rights doesn’t ‘encourage’ them to bid | Cricket News – Times of India

MUMBAI: All four cricket broadcasters - Disney, Viacom18, Sony and Zee - who participated in the e-auction for media rights of the Indian Premier League (IPL) have written to the International Cricket Council (ICC), letting the governing body of the game know that the current tender document does not encourage them to submit a bid. All four broadcasters have the same reasons for writing to the ICC - absolute lack of clarity on the process - and have indicated (not verbatim) that they may not turn up at the bidding table. Ugliness, along with some potential for future litigation and quite a bit of antagonism enveloped the air this week after the ICC sent out a huge list of clarifications to the broadcasters, answering their questions in detail, but not making any major changes to the ten...
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South Africa seamer Duanne Olivier out of England Test series | Cricket News – Times of India

Duanne Olivier. (Photo by Ashley Vlotman/Gallo Images)South Africa fast bowler Duanne Olivier has been ruled out of the three-match Test series against England after injuring his hamstring in the warm-up defeat to the England Lions this week. "Duanne presented with significant discomfort involving his right hip flexor muscle. After clinical assessment, he was referred for an MRI scan, which revealed a grade 2 tear involving the right pectineus muscle," team doctor Hashendra Ramjee said in a media release from Cricket South Africa. South Africa will not call up a replacement despite fellow seamer Kagiso Rabada being in a race to recover from an ankle problem. Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje, Marco Jansen, Lutho Sipamla and Glenton Stuurman are the other seamers in the squad. The first Test st...
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ENG vs SA: Duanne Olivier ruled out of Test series against England

South Africa fast bowler Duanne Olivier has been ruled out of the three-match Test series against England due to a grade 2 right hip flexor muscle tear, Cricket South Africa (CSA) said in a statement on Sunday. Olivier sustained the injury during the four-day tour match against England Lions at The Spitfire Ground St Lawrence in Canterbury. #Proteas fast bowler Duanne Olivier has been ruled out the three-match Test series against England due to a grade 2 right hip flexor muscle tear❌ No replacement has been named 🇿🇦#ENGvSA #BePartOfIt pic.twitter.com/KEtoaow8LY — Cricket South Africa (@OfficialCSA) August 14, 2022 “Duanne presented with significant discomfort involving his right hip flexor muscle at the close of play on day three of the four-day tour match. After clinical assessment, ...
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India vs Zimbabwe 2022 Squads, Schedule, Venues, Dates, Time, Live Telecast and Live Streaming Details

India Tour of Zimbabwe 2022 Schedule, Squads, Venues, Dates, Time, Live Telecast, and Live Streaming Details. India is set to tour Zimbabwe next month for an ODI series. India tour of Zimbabwe 2022 will consist of only an ODI series. During the series, three ODI games will be played between India and Zimbabwe. The IND vs ZIM 1st ODI will take place on August 18. The 2nd ODI will be played on August 20 while the 3rd ODI will be played on August 22. The venue of all the ODI games is Harare Sports Club in Harare, Zimbabwe. India Squad for Zimbabwe ODIs: Shikhar Dhawan (Captain), Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shubman Gill, Deepak Hooda, Rahul Tripathi, Ishan Kishan (wicket-keeper), Sanju Samson (wicket-keeper), Washington Sundar, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Axar Patel, Avesh Khan, Prasidh Krishna, Mo...
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Hat-trick hero Alana King banishes Birmingham agony in Manchester

Australia’s Alana King claimed the first hat-trick in the history of women’s competition at The Hundred on Saturday, a fortnight after the feat narrowly eluded her in the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. The leg-spinner claimed 4-15 to fire Trent Rockets to a 43-run victory against Manchester Originals who, chasing 120 for victory, were bundled out for 76. King dismissed Cordelia Griffith, Sophie Ecclestone and Kate Cross in successive deliveries to claim a hat-trick at Old Trafford. Alana King hattrick ball to Kate Cross #TheHundred pic.twitter.com/8iHK70k5cK — Sank (@CricketIsSimple) August 13, 2022 The 26-year-old paid tribute to her idol and deceased Australia spin great Shane Warne after her stellar debut in the 100-ball competition. “I hope he’s looking down and pretty proud tha...
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It’s in Bengaluru’s DNA to win trophies, says Sandesh Jhingan after completing move | Football News – Times of India

PANAJI: Sandesh Jhingan returns to Bengaluru FC after five years, this time on a permanent deal. The India defender spent the second half of the 2016-17 season on loan from Kerala Blasters at Bengaluru, winning the Federation Cup and making it to the top of the group in the AFC Cup. Those memories of playing at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium, the club's Fortress, are still fresh for Jhingan, so when Bengaluru came calling, he didn't hesitate. "The memories of me being here played a big role," Jhingan told TOI after completing his move on Sunday. "I came on loan and had some great memories with the team. Lot of players are still here from that time. We had a great time, some good results. "I am lucky enough to play in fine stadiums like Kochi, Fatorda, Salt Late with the (Mohun) Bagan fans....
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Bayern Munich and the myth of competition

Just like that, it was over. For two months or so, there had been just the slightest flicker of hope for the clubs of the Bundesliga. They had not felt it in some time. They did not want to admit to feeling it now, not publicly: It was fragile, guilty, most likely forlorn, but it was hope nonetheless. Robert Lewandowski was gone. Serge Gnabry, for a time, seemed as if he might follow. Thomas Müller and Manuel Neuer were another year older. For the first time in a decade, Bayern Munich seemed not weak — Bayern Munich is never weak — but just a little diminished, just a little more human. At Borussia Dortmund, at Bayer Leverkusen, at RB Leipzig, the thought would have formed, unbidden and silent. What if Dortmund’s reinforcements worked out? What if Florian Wirtz flourished? What if Chri...
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Thing of beauty from Manchester City’s Kevin de Bruyne, a joy forever for football fans​

Yet again, Manchester City talisman Kevin de Bruyne showed why he is the brightest jewel in the gem-decked crown of league monarch City and that the news of his losing sparkle was grossly exaggerated. There were two standout moments of pure trickery, sublime technique and divine vision in the 4-0 demolition of Bournemouth.​ King Kev 👑😉#ManCity pic.twitter.com/FCsHYAhoNO — Manchester City (@ManCity) August 13, 2022 The first was a goal from outside​ of his foot, one of the most difficult strikes in football. Picking the ball 30 yards from goal, drifting away from the defenders, he reached the edge of the box, nearly unchallenged. Erling Haaland waiting on the other side of the flank for a killer pass from the Belgian. But he had other intentions. He jinked past a couple of defenders, st...
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Erik ten Hag faces huge task after Manchester United mauling | Football News – Times of India

LONDON: Manchester United's new manager Erik ten Hag admitted he needs to sign quality players but after Saturday's 4-0 humiliation at Brentford, persuading any to come to Old Trafford could be a tough task for the Dutchman. Ten Hag has become the first United manager since John Chapman in 1921 to lose his first two games in charge and with Liverpool up next things may get worse before they get better. The 52-year-old was taunted by Brentford's fans with "you're getting sacked in the morning" as his side shipped four goals in the opening 35 minutes. While former Ajax manager Ten Hag will certainly be given time to revive the club's fortunes, the way his side have started the season has left him looking dazed. "It is my responsibility to give an explanation. It is clear the performance w...
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New Zealand bowler Matt Henry ruled out of West Indies tour | Cricket News – Times of India

New Zealand pace bowler Matt Henry has returned home with a rib injury, ruling him out of the three-match one-day international series against the West Indies.KINGSTON: New Zealand pace bowler Matt Henry has returned home with a rib injury, ruling him out of the three-match one-day international series against the West Indies. Henry suffered pain down the left side of his body during training last week and, with the injury failing to improve, has been replaced by Ben Sears for the series starting in Barbados on Wednesday. Before then, the teams meet in the third and final Twenty20 international in Jamaica on Sunday, with the tourists holding an unassailable 2-0 lead. Coach Gary Stead said the decision to send Henry home was precautionary and he hoped the veteran would be available for t...
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Simona Halep downs Jessica Pegula to reach Canadian Open final | Tennis News – Times of India

Simona Halep overcame some shaky serving to beat American Jessica Pegula 2-6 6-3 6-4 and reach the Canadian Open final in Toronto, where she will face either Karolina Pliskova or Beatriz Haddad Maia for the title on Sunday. Pegula put pressure on Halep's serve at the outset of the match and wrapped up the 35-minute first set with an ace. But a loose service game early in the second set, capped by a unforced backhand error, gave the Romanian two-time Grand Slam champion a 3-1 lead as frustration began to mount in her less experienced opponent. Halep broke at love for a 3-2 lead in the third set and hung on to claim her 37th victory of the year despite producing 10 double faults and putting less than 60% of her first serves into play. Big-serving Czech Pliskova and unseeded Brazilian Hadd...
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Big teams should play Zimbabwe more: Lalchand Rajput | Cricket News – Times of India

MUMBAI: Along with the Zimbabwe team and the public, one man who's excited for this long-pending tour by the Indian team is former India opener Lalchand Rajput. For someone who has been associated with Zimbabwe cricket first as a head coach (since June 2018) and then as a technical director (June 2022 onwards), Rajput has by now developed an emotional bond with the game in the African nation. Excerpts from an interview that Rajput gave to TOI from Harare while monitoring Zimbabwe's daily practice sessions…How excited are your boys for the forthcoming tour of India -the first against India since 2016?It's a great opportunity for Zimbabwe players to play against India and they are really looking forward to it. After having a very successful outing against Bangladesh, our spirits are very ...
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2-time champ Simona Halep advances to Toronto final

Two-time champion Simona Halep of Romania advanced to the National Bank Open’s final, beating Jessica Pegula of the United States 2-6, 6-3, 6-4 on Saturday. Halep will face Brazil’s Beatriz Haddad Maia, a 6-4, 7-6 (7) winner over 14th-seeded Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic in the night semifinal. Halep smashed a racket on the hard court at Sobeys Stadium after she missed a return late in the third set. SI-MO-NA! SI-MO-NA! 💪 🇷🇴 @Simona_Halep comes from a set down to defeat Pegula and reach her 18th WTA 1000 final!#NBO22 pic.twitter.com/NWrJpj220l — wta (@WTA) August 13, 2022 “The fire is back,” Halep said. “It’s a good sign if I do that. It looks like I’m fighting. It helps me sometimes. I don’t know if it’s always good or not, but it helps me.” The 15th-seeded Halep won the tou...
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New Zealand tour of West Indies: Ben Sears to replace injured Matt Henry

Ben Sears could be in line to make his ODI debut against West Indies on August 17 after being called up to replace Matt Henry, who’s been ruled out with a rib injury. Henry first experienced pain in his left side during training last week and with the injury failing to improve, the decision was made to replace him in the squad. New Zealand head coach Gary Stead said: “It’s a shame for Matt to have to return home at this point of the tour. Although the injury is not overly serious – we felt there was a significant risk it would become worse through playing. “With the upcoming ODI series starting on Wednesday and consisting of three games over five days, we saw it as prudent to bring in a fully fit replacement,” he said. “Matt is on his way home and will begin his rehabilitation immedia...
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There are better fast bowlers in Indian T20 cricket than Shami: Ponting

India have picked Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Avesh Khan, and Arshdeep Singh as the three specialist fast bowlers with all-rounder Hardik Pandya being the fourth pacer in the 15-member squad for Asia Cup India have picked Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Avesh Khan, and Arshdeep Singh as the three specialist fast bowlers with all-rounder Hardik Pandya being the fourth pacer in the 15-member squad for Asia Cup Australian legend Ricky Ponting feels Mohammed Shami's strength lies in the longest format and there are better quick bowlers in India's T20 set up, weighing in on his absence from the Asia Cup squad. India have picked Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Avesh Khan and Arshdeep Singh as the three specialist fast bowlers with all-rounder Hardik Pandya being the fourth pacer in the 15-member squad. "He's (Shami) been a v...
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For Indian women cricket’s latest star Renuka Thakur, PM Modi praise: ‘peace of Shimla, smile of mountains’

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday hosted the Indian contingent, which returned with 61 medals from the Birmingham Commonwealth Games, Sunita Thakur and Vinod Thakur sat intently watching his address on social media. The mother-son duo, at their native village Parsa in Himachal Pradesh’s Rohru district, were all ears as PM mentioned about Renuka Thakur who claimed 11 wickets, including two four-wicket hauls, for the silver medal winning Indian women’s cricket team. “The performance of all the players was excellent. Nobody had the answer against the swing of Renuka Singh Thakur. To be among the top wicket-takers in the Commonwealth Games is no little achievement. Her face has the peace of Shimla and the smile of mountains but her aggression puts the top batters in trouble. Such per...