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Premier League 2019: Understanding ProSports11 points system for Fantasy Football

Here’s how your ProSports11 fantasy team earns points in fantasy football. PLAYING TIME  Action Points  Played between 30-60 mins 1  Played 60 minutes or more (excluding stoppage time) 2  For being on bench 0.5 ATTACK  Action Points  For every goal scored (Forward) 4  For every goal scored (Midfielder) 5  For every goal scored (GK/Defender) 6  For every assist 3  ...

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Dale Steyn quits Tests, Brendon McCullum retires from all formats

Legendary New Zealand cricketer Brendon McCullum on Monday announced his decision to retire from all formats of the game. South African speedster Dale Steyn will retire from Test cricket. While McCullum will retire from all formats at the end of the ongoing Global Canada T20 League, Steyn will continue to represent South Africa in white-ball cricket.  The Kiwi cricketer described...

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Steve Smith Becomes Second-Fastest Batsman After Don Bradman to Register 25 Test Centuries

Australian batsman Steven Smith on Sunday became the second-fastest batsman to register 25 centuries in the Test format. He achieved the feat during the second innings of the first Ashes Test match against England. Smith recorded his 25th century in 119th innings and went past Indian skipper Virat Kohli who had achieved the feat in 127 innings. With this feat,...

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Manchester City Beat Liverpool on Penalties in 2019 FA Community Shield Final

Manchester City fired the first shot in their battle for supremacy with rivals Liverpool on Sunday as they snatched the Community Shield with a 5-4 penalty shoot-out win after a 1-1 draw at Wembley. Raheem Sterling gave City a first half lead before Joel Matip grabbed a late equaliser for Liverpool in the annual curtain-raiser to the English top-flight season. ...

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Ashes 2019, ENG vs AUS 1st test: ProSports11 Fantasy Cricket Tips – Playing XI & Pitch Report

While many cricketing fans see the World Cup as the pinnacle of the sport, for others, victory in an Ashes series is still the game’s most prestigious achievement. Whichever holds true, England get the chance to enjoy their greatest summer of cricket by holding both trophies concurrently when the first Test begins Thursday at Edgbaston. For the 71st contest as...

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My 10 favourite Ashes moments

I have been a cricket fan since 2001. The first Ashes game that I witnessed was the first Test of the 2002-03 Ashes. This match featured many great moments for the Australian cricket team. The match was a nightmare for the visiting English team. Fast bowler Simon Jones ruptured his ACL in brutal fashion. Jones slid in the outfield and...

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Prithvi Shaw suspended for 8 months for doping violations

Young Indian batsman Prithvi Shaw has been handed eight months suspension by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for doping violations. Shaw, who made his Test debut in November 2018, is banned till November 15, 2019. However, he is allowed to return to train with the team or use club facilities from September 15, 2019 – for...

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ICC World Test Championship Explained – All you need to know about the tournament

2 years, 9 teams, 27 series, 72 Test Matches. What is the ICC World Test Championship?The ICC World Test Championship (WTC) gets underway on 1 August 2019 and comprises nine teams competing in 71 Test matches in 27 series across two years. Comprising the top nine Test teams in the world, each team will play three home and three away...

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Can the ball-tampering trio carry Australia to Ashes glory?

There were harsh calls but few surprises in Australia’s Ashes squad. James Pattinson – who hit his straps with an imposing performance in the practice game – made a strong case to form a potential three-pronged pace attack at Edgbaston. Marnus Labuschagne edged Kurtis Patterson for the middle-order batting position, courtesy his added skill to deliver wrist spin. The inclusion...

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Despair here, Hope there

The world needs more losers like New Zealand; glorious and gracious when they fall.