Joe Root: How England can create ‘unbelievable memories’ in exciting Ashes and World Cup year | Cricket News

Joe Root believes his debut season in the Indian Premier League and developing his white-ball game can serve as ideal preparation for England ahead of The Ashes and defending the ICC Cricket World Cup later this year. The former England Test captain, who made way for Ben Stokes 12 months ago, has yet to feature…

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KungFu Reyes tells UST Tigresses: Play volleyball, not the moment

UST Tigresses. – MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines — University of Santo Tomas shook the UAAP Season 85 women’s volleyball tournament when it ended defending champion National University’s 20-game winning run. But the two teams are playing for something bigger this time, a crucial Final Four bonus that has coach KungFu Reyes focusing his wards on…

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Olympics: UK and France’s ministers call for Russian and Belarussian athletes to remain excluded | Olympics News

Several Olympic sports federations have taken steps to read with Russians and Belarusians as neutrals, but Ukraine is threatening to lead a boycott of the Paris 2024 Games unless Moscow withdraws its soldiers Last Updated: 25/04/23 6:12pm The IOC have published criteria under which global sports federations may consider reading Russian and Belarussian athletes to…

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NBA: Jimmy Butler says ‘complete team effort’ behind 56-point acc

Jimmy Butler #22, Bam Adebayo #13 and Duncan Robinson #55 of the Miami Heat celebrate during the fourth quarterback against the Milwaukee Bucks in Game Four of the Eastern Conference First Round Playoffs at Kaseya Center on April 24, 2023 in Miami, Florida. Megan Briggs/Getty Images/AFP Jimmy Butler saluted his Miami Heat teammates on Monday…

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Pep Guardiola: Arsenal treated every game this season like a cup final, but so do Man City now | Soccer News

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says Arsenal’s success has come from treating every game “like a cup final” – something he thinks his side are now doing too. Wednesday’s showdown at the Etihad Stadium essentially serves as a title decider with the destiny of the Premier League title in the winner’s hands – though both…

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SMC boosts PH Fiba World Cup hosting

FILE – Gilas Pilipinas in the Fiba World Cup Asian Qualifying game vs Lebanon. Photo from Fiba MANILA, Philippines—San Miguel Corporation (SMC) will boost the country’s hosting of the Fiba World Cup 2023 in August as a partner of the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP). SMC sports director Alfrancis Chua on Tuesday has officially forged…

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Wimbledon: All England Club to donate over £500,000 from this year’s tournament to Ukraine relief | tennis news

Wimbledon will donate over half a million pounds to relief efforts in Ukraine, the All England Club announced on Tuesday. One pound for each ticket sold will go towards Ukraine, while the All England Club will give free accommodation to Ukrainian tennis players and their teams during the grass-court season and welcome 1,000 Ukrainian refugees…

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KBL: Rhenz Abando’s Anyang loses to Seoul in Finals opener

Rhenz Abando. Photo from Anyang KGC MANILA, Philippines—Rhenz Abando and Anyang KGC absorbed a 77-69 loss to the Seoul SK Knights in Game 1 of the Korean Basketball League Finals at Anyang Gymnasium on Tuesday. Seoul held on to a slim two-point lead at the half, 43-41, before going on a masterclass third quarter where…

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Scottish Premiership post-split fixtures: Celtic can clinch title at Hearts; Old Firm live on Sky Sports | Soccer News

Defending champions Celtic have the chance to clinch the title against Hearts in their first game after the split – live on Sky Sports. Ange Postecoglou’s side are 13 points clear at the top of the table and will wrap up the league if they win at Tynecastle Park on Sunday, May 7. The Sky…

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NBA: Clippers’ Kawhi Leonard still out for Game 5 vs Suns

Injured Kawhi Leonard #2 of the Los Angeles Clippers and Russell Westbrook #0 follow the action on the floor from the bench during the second half against the Phoenix Suns during Round 1 Game 4 of the 2023 NBA Playoffs at Crypto.com Arena on April 22 , 2023 in Los Angeles, California. Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images/AFP…

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