Cricket News After Being In Under-19 World Cup Squad, Naseem Shah Might Be Reportedly Replaced

first_imgNew Delhi: Naseem Shah’s international journey as a cricketer has already become a roller-coaster journey. After accusations of age-fudging, Naseem made his Test debut where he bowled 20 overs but struggled for control and penetration as he ended with just one wicket. Naseem got the wicket of David Warner off a no-ball and although he got his wicket again, Warner had scored 150. His omission from the Day-Night Test in Adelaide raised questions. After arriving back in Pakistan, Naseem was selected in the Pakistan squad for the upcoming Under-19 World Cup which will be held in South Africa.However, there is confusion now regarding his selection in the Under-19 squad. Naseem has been selected in the national team for the upcoming two-Test series against Sri Lanka which will be part of the ICC World Test Championships. There are reports that he might be selected for the series against Bangladesh in January that is also part of the Championship cycle but it will also coincide with the Under-19 World Cup. According to a source in the Pakistan Cricket Board, Naseem cannot play in both the senior and junior squads at the same time.”Two reserve pacers have already been named in the camp and if Naseem is required for national duty he will be replaced as he can’t play for both the senior and junior teams,” the source said.The head coach of the Pakistan juniors Ijaz Ahmed confirmed that he has asked chief selector and national bowling coach Waqar Younis to release Naseem from the senior outfit for the youth World Cup. Ijaz, the former Test captain, who recently guided the Pakistan Emerging side to the Asian Emerging Nations Cup title said once Naseem joined the junior team the pace attack would look very menacing.”Like I said before he will be our main weapon in the mega event and I want him to join the training camp with the junior players at the National Cricket Academy in Lahore. Naseem will add a lot of potency to our attack as we have some other very good young pace bowlers and spinners,” Ijaz remarked.Also Read | After Test Debut, 16-Year-Old Naseem Shah To Play In Under-19 World Cup For PakistanTest cricket returns to Pakistan after 10 years with Sri Lanka playing two Tests in Rawalpindi and Karachi. In 2009, international teams stopped touring Pakistan after the Sri Lankan cricket team was targeted by terrorists in Lahore. After several tours by teams like Zimbabwe, West Indies, ICC World XI and recently the Sri Lankan team, the improving security situation has led to the return of Test cricket in the country. For all the Latest Sports News News, Cricket News News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps.last_img read more

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Corcoran easily extends unbeaten record

first_imgWelterweight Gary Corcoran maintained his unbeaten record with a resounding points victory against Max Maxwell at the Copper Box Arena.Corcoran, from Wembley, won all eight rounds at the east London venue – his second victory of the year.The 23-year-old’s record now stands at 9-0, with four of his wins coming by stoppage.AdChoices广告Follow West London Sport on TwitterFind us on Facebooklast_img

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April 1st, some uniform related joke stories today ?

first_img Share on other sites Share on other sites Forums Home 313 376 All Activity I’m assuming this is but in the NBA you never know:https://twitter.com/SacramentoKings/status/451030082383908864/photo/1 Followers 0 Members BigEd76 Is Chris really not gonna have a April fools story on the front page !!? 1 8,670 wildwing64 46 Rays 8,670 Posted April 2, 2014 52 3,236 posts 1,664 Banned Link to post 1,011 posts  Orlando City posted an article about rebranding to the Sea Cows a few hours ago. Ironically enough, the logo they made isn’t actually half bad.Sea cows are alot of fun…….they hang around my local KFC and Mcdonalds, amazingly they have learned to drive cars !! If you see some , please put them here..:-) Share this post kbaker19 Link to post Next kw11333 I knew it… wildwing64 April 1st, some uniform related joke stories today ? Posted April 1, 2014 Link to post Share on other sites Rays 1,011 posts Posted April 2, 2014 103 Location:Billericay, UK 0 Coast2CoastAM2006 Share on other sites Coast2CoastAM2006 Next 3,017 posts Link to post 394 nash61 -kj 2,192 Posted April 1, 2014 goforbroke 3 2 376 Members Share this post 1,643 posts kw11333 2,192 Digital Champion Members Members Share this post 0 Posted April 1, 2014 Share on other sites Link to post April 1st, some uniform related joke stories today ? The Man Behind the Curtain  Orlando City posted an article about rebranding to the Sea Cows a few hours ago. Ironically enough, the logo they made isn’t actually half bad.Sea cows are alot of fun…….they hang around my local KFC and Mcdonalds, amazingly they have learned to drive cars !!But it’s true! I read it on Wikipedia! 13,464 posts Due to fan outrage by the fans, the Bucs are discontinuing the uniform change and have decided to revert back to the previous season’s uniforms. my sources are my headmate Fapper Dan, The Onion and Tumblr. 52 Location:Location Location Members Posted April 2, 2014 Location:San Jose Share on other sites 1,535 2,215 103 0 Share on other sites Followers 0 Share this post Posted April 1, 2014 infrared41 Tyrano123 kbaker19 Members Tyrano123 By Rays, April 1, 2014 in Sports Logo News Posted April 2, 2014 “I see you’re drinking 1%” SportsLogos.Net Share this post 128 Orlando City posted an article about rebranding to the Sea Cows a few hours ago. Ironically enough, the logo they made isn’t actually half bad. Forums Home 2,215 52 398 posts 333 37,657 posts I knew it… Banned Share on other sites 0 Nice, reminds me of modern roller derby from 4-5 years ago, when you’d have “numbers” like pi, i, and my favorite: fish on skates.The skater’s name: Eva Lucien Link to post The Man Behind the Curtain Link to post Share on other sites Soarindude 121 52 Sports Logo News I remember the year the Edge jersey’s came out, the guy who runs Icethetics posted an April Fools joke how the NHL immediately regretted the jersey switch, and were going to go to new jerseys, that would be designed on the show Project Runway.lol he got a lot of people’s hopes up, and got some backlash for it 0 infrared41 Posted April 2, 2014 Share this post SportsLogos.Net Location:Wembley Stadium Moderators 333 Rays Recommended Posts 1,011 posts Link to post Link to post 52 Link to post Posted April 2, 2014 Share this post Posted April 2, 2014 Sports Logos Members Share on other sites Link to post Location:Somewhere in between time and space Link to post AndrewG70 Blake! Where’s a bloody violin?! AndrewG70 Share this post Soarindude Posted April 2, 2014 0 Share this post 1 Members vicfurth 333 Posted April 1, 2014 2,215 Share on other sites Favourite Logos:I have some. 376 Location:Winona, MN Share on other sites 0 Link to post Location:Kansas City, MO Share this post 0 0 52 Share on other sites -kj 2,215 Link to post 333 Share this post 19,663 posts 37 Posted April 2, 2014 Share on other sites Share on other sites 394 Boo! Location:San Jose Banned Posted April 2, 2014 Members My school, Winona State University, posted on their website that we would be changing color schemes from purple and white to green and gold. A couple of my friends actually posted their frustrations about the “news” on social media.http://winonastateu.com/2014/04/farewell-purple-hello-green-gold/ There’s no pleasing people… I remember a year when a poster said the Sharks were rebranding. Actually some bought it 1,535 37 Share this post 394 1 Link to post Posted April 2, 2014 5,765 posts 4,220 posts Introducing the IronPigs’ one-series-only “Pigsty” uniform; to be unveiled Aug 7th @ Coca-Cola Park vs the MUD Hens! Share this post goforbroke No April Fools Joke from Chris this year. I just see the story about the new english language Padres jerseys.Um…I think he was trying to sell the joke. Sports Logo News 128 Share this post 2 8,082 posts 20 Link to post 19,663 posts officeglenn 2,215 vicfurth 333 This topic is now closed to further replies. Posted April 1, 2014 Sports Logos Coheed 3,017 posts 103 Share on other sites 313 1,535 Orlando City posted an article about rebranding to the Sea Cows a few hours ago. Ironically enough, the logo they made isn’t actually half bad.Orlando Manatees 313 Share this post Share on other sites 37 1,664 Rays I boo and throw snowballs at Santa Location:Ashburton Grove 0 BigEd76 -kj Location:southeastern PA 20 121 Members Page 1 of 3   goforbroke Share this post 46 Victoria Concordia Crescit Members Share this post 46 Favourite Logos:Ball-in-glove logo 3 Found an article, not about uniforms, but it stated that Maryland was moving from big 10 to the SEC. I though it was ligit until they talked about the skiing team and their undefeated records in football against ohio state and michigan. Then at the end it said April fools goforbroke 52 767 posts Posted April 2, 2014 Share on other sites 0 Share on other sites 0 -kj CFL on Facebook: League approves player wearing pi as uniform number next season 0 121 1,979 posts Rapids to wear Caribous uniforms at a “future match”http://www.coloradorapids.com/news/2014/04/rapids-wear-world-famous-caribous-colorado-uniforms Prev 8,670 Favourite Logos:Islanders Fisherman Members 1,612 posts 20 officeglenn 0 Francisco, that’s fun to say. Favourite Logos:Houston TexansSuper Bowl XXXVISuper Bowl XLIVMinnesota WildNew Orleans Hornets (Fleur de Bee) Share this post 1 Flames, Jets to play Stadium Series game in Atlanta. http://nhluniforms.com/Blog/040114.html Share this post 2,215 Favourite Logos:Johnny Canuck, Hartford Whalers, Lady Liberty, Stinger, Pre-Edge London Knights, Philadelphia Eagles, Florida Gators April 1st, some uniform related joke stories today ? Share this post Link to post 0 Posted April 2, 2014 nash61 Coheed Link to post 0 Moderators 1,664 Sign in to follow this   Sign in to follow this   Share on other sites Link to post Prev 128 Rays Members 52 52 333 12,229 posts 1 Rays Page 1 of 3   Link to post Posted April 1, 2014 No April Fools Joke from Chris this year. I just see the story about the new english language Padres jerseys. Go To Topic Listing All Activity Anyone remember this gem? 2,192 13,322 posts 0 Favourite Logos:Houston TexansSuper Bowl XXXVISuper Bowl XLIVMinnesota WildNew Orleans Hornets (Fleur de Bee)last_img read more

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Pro and College Cheerleading Squad Logos

first_img By ForwardProgress, January 8, 2016 in Sports Logo News SportsLogos.Net Sign in to follow this   11 Forums Home Pro and College Cheerleading Squad Logos 11 11 ForwardProgress Cheerleaders don’t get a lot of attention on this site so I thought I’d make a thread dedicated to pro and college cheerleading squad logos. After doing some research on this, I stumbled upon many logos I’ve never seen before and many of them are great examples of the graphic design styles that were popular the year they were designed.”Pro” mostly means NFL, NBA, and NHL cheerleaders, as well as any additional dance teams, but if you find any logos for WFL, USFL, XFL, CBA, WNBA, WHA, modern day hockey minor leagues, etc, cheerleading squads by all means post them too.”College” means the cheerleading squads and dance teams that perform at NCAA football and basketball games.One thing that is common with cheerleading squads is they tend to have goofy names, often a pun off the pro or college team they are cheering for. I will make sure to point out the best examples below.In my opinion what makes these logos interesting is more often than not they borrow the colors and certain design elements from the team the cheerleaders are cheering for. So even if you didn’t know the name of the squad you could still guess what team they belong to based on the colors and design of their logo.Feel free to add pics of cheerleading squad logos to this thread as you find them! I’m starting with the Miami Dolphins Cheerleaders because I found 10 different variations of their logo since the 70’s and 10 pics is the limit for posts.Here we go:1966–1977 Dolphin Dolls1978–1983 Dolphins Starbrites1984–present Miami Dolphins Cheerleaders And last butt not least: what looks like a Victoria’s Secret model wearing some kind of outfit featuring their logo: Cheerleading Cheerleaders All Activity Sports Logos NBA 319 posts Followers 1 NCAA ForwardProgress NHL Forums Home Favourite Logos:Hartford Whalers, Binghamton Whalers, and anything from the 70’s Sign in to follow this   Sports Logo News Go To Topic Listing Posted January 8, 2016 All Activity Logos SportsLogos.Net Followers 1 Football This topic is now closed to further replies. Share this post Basketball Members 0 Recommended Posts Share on other sites Pro and College Cheerleading Squad Logos Link to post College Sports Logos Sports Logo News NFL Pro and College Cheerleading Squad Logoslast_img read more

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Player ready to leave, ‘move to Leicester’, left out of…

first_imgDennis Praet has been linked with a move to Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur earlier in the window, but it looks like Leicester City are expected to acquire the Sampdoria midfielder’s services. Sky Italia reported on Tuesday evening that Brendan Rodgers’ side are ‘close to an agreement’ with the Serie A club for the 25-year-old.Tuttosport claim the Belgium international is ‘ready to leave Sampdoria and move to Leicester’.Sampdoria value Praet around €26m and are working to find an agreement with all parties involved to close the deal.Embed from Getty ImagesIf Leicester meets Sampdoria’s demands, then there should not be any obstacle for Praet to join Leicester.His former manager, Marco Giampaolo wanted to sign him for his new club, AC Milan. However, Praet is more likely to move away from Italy.Sampdoria face Spezia in a friendly later today and the former confirmed on their official website that Praet has been left out of the squad for the fixture.It could be another indication the player’s future could be away from Sampdoria.last_img read more

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Ravenna girls basketball team loses to Algoma Christian in season opener

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Jimmy Smith pushing through latest reset in Ravens career

first_imgOWINGS MILLS, Md. — The rise and reset summarizes the career of Ravens cornerback Jimmy Smith.One of the most talented players in franchise history, Smith has repeatedly ascended to the cusp of greatness, only to be denied by injury over and over. Often those setbacks have come at critical junctures of seasons for Baltimore, who has qualified for the playoffs just once since Smith defended the last two pass attempts of the final goal-line stand in Super Bowl XLVII. He hasn’t appeared in even a late-season do-or-die scenario since 2013 because of injuries.Drafted in 2011 to be the next Chris McAlister, Smith missed a combined nine games in his first two seasons and didn’t become a full-time starter until 2013, allowing him to shed the premature label of being a first-round bust. The 6-foot-2, 210-pound defensive back appeared on his way to his first Pro Bowl in 2014 before a Lisfranc injury to his left foot ended his season and hindered him for much of the following campaign. The climb to the top tier of cornerbacks began again in 2016 before a high ankle sprain in Week 14 cost him the remainder of the season.Then came last year’s torn Achilles tendon in Week 13 after he’d overcome pain in the heel throughout the season to again look like one of the top corners in the league.Another reset.“It sucks. I’m not going to act like it doesn’t,” said Smith, who turns 30 this week and returned to practice less than seven months after the injury and subsequent surgery. “It seems like I’m constantly trying to fight just to get back to even instead of training and excelling [and getting] better and progressing even more. It’s always getting back even, getting back to just being healthy. It’s really just keeping a strong mental [attitude]. Coming in, I obviously read things about me; I can hear it and feel it.“Obviously, I want to be on the field. It hurts.”Head coach John Harbaugh has been one of Smith’s biggest supporters, proclaiming he would “make history as a cornerback” when he was only entering his second full season as a starter four years ago. The injuries have not only stunted Smith’s greatness and denied a potential place as one of the team’s all-time greats, but they’ve frequently come at inopportune times for a defense that’s been unable to shed a “good, but not great” label since future Hall of Famers Ray Lewis and Ed Reed walked away.Might the Ravens have held off Tom Brady and New England in the 2014 divisional round instead of squandering two 14-point leads if Smith had been on the field? Does Ben Roethlisberger so easily march Pittsburgh down the field in the 2016 Christmas heartbreaker if Smith was playing right corner instead of Shareece Wright? What about last season when the defense blew late leads against the Steelers and Cincinnati in the final four weeks, once again leaving the Ravens on the outside looking in?These are the questions you ask when falling excruciatingly short of the postseason in back-to-back years and one of your best players isn’t on the field for the critical moments.“You kind of hurt for him because he’s played himself into that position year after year, and the injuries have taken their toll,” Harbaugh said. “And then he kills himself to get back. Hopefully, this will be the year where he can stay injury-free the whole time. He’s worked really hard, and he’s really talented and really is conscientious. I’m in his corner. I want to see him do well.”Last season felt different for Smith, whose toughness had occasionally been questioned in the past by his harshest critics and frustrated fans. His name first appeared on the official injury report in Week 5, but he persevered through heel soreness, regularly missing practice time during the week before showing up to play the best football of his career on Sundays. According to Pro Football Focus, opposing quarterbacks posted a measly 49.2 passer rating when targeting him in 2017 as he matched his career high with three interceptions, recorded nine pass breakups, and scored two defensive touchdowns.But his left Achilles tendon finally gave out against Detroit on Dec. 3. Baltimore entered that week ranked second in the NFL in pass defense before finishing the season an underwhelming 10th. That type of overall decline has been all too common following a Smith injury, a reason why he was hellbent on staying on the field.“I did [platelet-rich plasma] shots, I did Prednisone, I did everything I could possibly do, and resting it,” Smith said. “As soon as I would break or run, it would come back immediately. There was nothing really I could do besides trying to rest it, and you can’t really rest during an NFL season. I just played until it went out.”Adding insult to injury was Smith receiving a four-game suspension for violating the league’s performance-enhancing drug policy. Many figure Smith had to be taking something to aid in his efforts to stay on the field, but he attributed the failed test to an unapproved pre-workout supplement earlier this week.“It’s a mistake that’s easily avoidable,” Smith said. “I wasn’t conscious of it, and I didn’t know, obviously. I would never take a steroid or some PED. I don’t need that type of stuff to play football.”Smith is back in a familiar position, needing to prove himself all over again while also fighting the stigma of a PED suspension. Coaches and teammates have praised his work ethic throughout the offseason and have been amazed by his quick return to the practice field.He says the torn Achilles hasn’t been nearly as challenging as his 2014 Lisfranc injury, an ailment that still gives him occasional problems. Few would have predicted Smith already practicing in late July as teammate Eric Weddle quipped that his healing ability rivaled that of Wolverine last month.“I’m feeling fine, normal,” Smith said. “Just getting back into playing football and the cuts and stuff that you can’t really [simulate off] the field. You can’t really duplicate some of the stuff that you would do in practice. Those kinds of little nuances I have to work on, but other than that I feel totally fine.”Smith enters a pivotal season as he enters the penultimate year of his current contract and carries a $15.35 million figure on the 2018 salary cap, the second highest on the roster. A scheduled $9.5 million base salary and $15.85 million cap figure next season could prove too risky if Smith fails to return to form or is again stricken by injury in 2018.The Ravens quietly began preparing for that possibility last year by using their first-round pick on Alabama cornerback Marlon Humphrey, who looked the part of a future No. 1 corner as a rookie and has similar attributes. Their cornerback depth is as strong as it’s been in years with reliable veteran Brandon Carr still on the roster as well as young options such as Tavon Young, Maurice Canady, Anthony Averett, and Jaylen Hill.Even if Baltimore is better equipped to endure his absence than in previous years, Smith has every intention of regaining his pre-injury form and resuming his ascent to a potential Pro Bowl.“I think I can get there as soon as possible,” Smith said. “I don’t really feel any setback or anything that’s holding me back from doing that.”You only hope the latest career setback was the final one.last_img read more

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Kimono no more: Kim Kardashian is changing shapewear brand’s name after backlash

first_imgTaylor Hill/FilmMagic(LOS ANGELES) — Kim Kardashian’s new shapewear brand is getting a new name after all.The reality star has announced she’ll be changing the name of the upcoming line from “Kimono,” after receiving backlash for cultural appropriation.In an Instagram post Monday, Kardashian says she’s grateful for the direct line of communication she has with her fans and the public.“I am always listening, learning and growing — I so appreciate the passion and varied perspectives that people bring to me,” she writes. “When I announced the name of my shapewear line, I did so with the best intentions in mind.”She continues, “My brands and products are built with inclusivity and diversity at their core and after careful thought and consideration, I will be launching my Solutionwear brand under a new name. I will be in touch soon. Thank you for your understanding and support always.”After initially announcing the new line was called “Kimono” last week, fans criticized her for appropriating the name of a traditional Japanese robe.  Initially, Kardashian defended the choice of the name, telling the New York Times she had no plans to change it.Copyright © 2019, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.last_img read more

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Riders all set for Pattaya Mountain Bike Challenge

first_imgThe 9th Pattaya Mountain Bike Challenge 2017 will be held on Sunday, April 30 on Pratumnak Hill in south Pattaya from 07:00 am – 12:00 pm.The races will follow the usual mixed-terrain route combining steep asphalt hills and tricky off-road descents with the full course distance expected to be approx. 4km in length.Cyclists will test their riding skills and fitness levels at the Pattaya Mountain Bike Challenge 2017.The riders will be split into relevant age and gender related categories with prizes on offer in each division.  Everyone with a bicycle (MTB recommended) is welcome to come and take part and the entry fee is 350 baht for adults and free for children not older than 15 years old.For more information or to register to take part, contact 081-3155773, 086-1460146, or 081-8540537.last_img read more

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Rodolf Borrell takes his place on Guardiola’s staff at Manchester City

first_img 04/07/2016 Borrell’s work has not gone unnoticed and both Guardiola and Begiristain have decided he should have a place on the first team’s new project. Pep and Rodo know each other from their time at Barça together, when Begiristain was also at the Catalan club.  In July 2009 he moved to Liverpool (2009-2014) with Rafa Benitez and Pep Segura, where he trained the Under 18 team and then the reserve team, before taking over as director of the club’s academy during his final season on Merseyside.  Rodolf Borrell will make up part of Pep Guardiola’s coaching staff at Manchester City after working as director of the club’s academy for the last two seasons. Guardiola has made serveal changes to his staff, with Mikel Arteta also joining the set up in Manchester.  CEST Txiki Begiristain, a key figure in Borrell’s career, took him to City in 2014, giving him the task of developing and implementing new training methods at the club, which quickly showed results. The youth teams at City have stood out for their attacking style and their manner of playing, which in turn has led to good results. The differences could be seen this past season, with City winning various national titles, including the Under 18 Premier League, as well as several international tournaments. center_img Up until this point, Borrell’s professional career has been long and successful. He was a coach for 14 seasons (1995-2009) at Barça’s academy – working with nearly all the age groups – where he won a number of titles and contributed to the development of players such as Lionel Messi, Gerard Pique and Cesc Fabregas when he coached the famous 1987 generation.  Ivan San Antonio Upd. at 17:32 City have various young players who will be on the fringes of the first team in the coming seasons and with Rodolf Borrell forming part of Guardiola’s team, these young players will encounter a familiar face when the doors open for them.last_img read more

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