Ricciardo says enjoyed Azerbaijan Grand Prix, Bottas calls it exciting
New Zealand cruise to America's Cup victory
Danny Ainge hints that the Celtics weren't going to take Markelle Fultz
Cavs target George to challenge Warriors dominance
Americans Spieth and Berger in playoff at Travelers
India Will Definitely Lift The Title, Say BSF Jawans
18 Junio 2017, 04:55 | Gerardo Tarin
"It sounds amusing, but honestly it's so important to stay away from those things - to connect to things that matter, the things that a sportsman needs to take care of".
"And there will be days, when you score a zero and you feel great on the day as you have won a game of cricket".
But Arthur, who took charge shortly before last year's tour of England, always believed they could go all the way in this tournament. Pakistan were beaten by the defending champions to open the competition, but have fought back to reach the final, where they will look to quiet the powerful bats of India. The aggression ever present while on the field was distinctly absent.
The 1992 World Cup winners had the lowest seed of eighth before the event, but Arthur added: "We came here very, very firmly of the opinion that we wanted to come here and win it".
Admirable as those sentiments may be, Kohli will find few cricket fanatics in the two countries agreeing with him when he says of the final: "It's just another game of cricket".
Pakistan's run to the final has once again led to many comments about their notorious "unpredictability".
And it will be the battle between Pakistan's outstanding bowlers and a formidable Indian top three of Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan and captain Virat Kohli that could decide the first major 50-over final between these neighbours. After the defeat in the league on June 4, all hell had broken loose in Pakistan.
Pakistan:Azhar Ali, Fakhar Zaman, Babar Azam, Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik, Sarfraz Ahmed (captain), Imad Wasim, Faheem Ashraf, Mohammad Amir, Hasan Ali, Junaid Khan. Even though master blaster is not present with the team his helmet, which has a place of prominence in the Team India dressing room, definitely inspires the side. They're going in the right direction. These things though will not count for much in an India versus Pakistanmatch.
Only two weeks ago, India and Pakistan met in Birmingham, producing the sort of contest that has now become familiar. It is perhaps fitting.
"The India game was an aberration", Arthur told reporters at the Oval yesterday.
Apart from this being a face-off between the tournament's best batting side and the best bowling attack, it also pits the two best bowling attacks in the middle overs against each other.
Asked if India made a statement to their bitter rivals with the nine-wicket triumph over Bangladesh on Thursday night, Kohli dismissed the suggestion. But the fact is India have done better in this area too. Pakistan's bowlers, however, are only second, having claimed 18 wickets over the same period. Pakistan could make one change if Mohammad Amir, who missed the semi-final with a back spasm, is fit.
"Cometh the hour, cometh the Man" is an old adage which fits in perfectly with Indian captain Virat Kohli's cricketing philosophy as he revealed here Saturday how he visualises hard situations and formulate strategies.
Justin Thomas sets single round record at US Open
Miller also seemed convinced that Thomas' number would do nothing to alter the historic place of his 63 at Oakmont . His 13-foot putt for birdie at the par-5 seventh moved him to 3 under for the day and 4 under for the tournament.
Trump expands apprentice programs with new executive order
Trump highlighted Charles Nobel from Wisconsin who, like many other apprentices present, benefited from an apprenticeship program. Scott would not answer explicitly when asked if he supported the executive order , saying accountability is paramount.
Trump set to announce shift in United States policy toward Cuba
Flights and sea links were reopened and travel increased to an estimated 400,000 Americans expected to visit the island this year. Airbnb recently reported that in just over two years, Cubans have earned almost $40 million by hosting tourists in their homes.
Record tumbles at US Open
He then drilled a 300-yard second shot to around eight feet before rolling in his eagle putt to roars from the galleries. Women's Open away from Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J., about 45 miles west of New York City.
French Open 2017: Jelena Ostapenko shocks Caroline Wozniacki
Both players were gleaming with joy after the match as they face what could be the best gift or a birthday heartbreak on Thursday. She was playing her third consecutive French Open quarter-final on Tuesday and is now into her second semi in three years.
Kohli praises Yuvraj for 'game-changing' innings
Rohit, who was struggling initially, got to his half-century in the 19th over with a pull that went for a six at the mid-wicket. Although Imad bowled with good line and length, the awful Pakistani fielding could not stop the flow of runs.
London fire: 58 presumed dead, say police
Her statement came the same day the British Police said at least 58 were feared to have died in the Grenfell Tower blaze . When the prime minister visited the west London site of the fire on Thursday she spoke only to emergency services.
Gorkha Morcha will not compromise with Mamata
She said tourism is the backbone of the Hills' economy and if the tourists' footfalls decrease, the Hills would starve. In addition, a public works department office in Bijonbari was set on fire, allegedly by GJM supporters, at 1 am.