IPL2020: Mumbai tops tally, clinches 8-wicket win against Kolkata

IPL2020: Mumbai tops tally, clinches 8-wicket win against Kolkata
KATHMANDU: Mumbai Indians has defeated Kolkata Knight Riders by eight wickets in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match held in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Friday night. Held at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi, Mumbai reached the target of 149 runs set by Kolkata losing two wickets in 16.5 overs. Mumbai’s Q de Kock top-scored with 78 runs including nine fours and three sixes off 44 ba...

James Rodriguez: Everton close to signing Real Madrid and Colombia attacking midfielder

James Rodriguez: Everton close to signing Real Madrid and Colombia attacking midfielder
Everton are hopeful of completing an ambitious deal worth more than £20m for Real Madrid attacking midfielder James Rodriguez by the end of the week. The 29-year-old Colombian played under Everton boss Carlo Ancelotti at Spanish champions Real and Bayern Munich. Rodriguez, who has been marginalised under Zinedine Zidane at the Bernabeu, has been allowed to miss pre-season training to sort ou...

Harry Maguire withdrawn from England squad after trial

Harry Maguire withdrawn from England squad after trial
Manchester United captain Harry Maguire has been withdrawn from the England squad by manager Gareth Southgate after being given a suspended prison sentence on the Greek island of Syros. Defender Maguire, 27, was named in Southgate's latest squad earlier on Tuesday, while his trial was ongoing. He was found guilty of aggravated assault, resisting arrest and repeated attempts of bribery. So...