With the International Cricket Council’s ICC T 20 World Cup competition shifted to next year, West Indies head coach, Phil Simmons, sees the upcoming T20 I series against New Zealand as an opportunity for players to push for spots in the squad. Simmons reiterated that preparation for the World Cup will start with this coming series. As far as he is concerned, it was just about maintaining the plans they had set out at the start of the year which will benefit a number of players on tour since they will have a chance to vie for spots in the World Cup side. West Indies is scheduled to play their first T20 International against New Zealand on November 27th.
Steph Curry Scores 2nd NBA Scoring Title
Stephen Curry secured his second NBA scoring title with a game-high 46 points in the Golden State Warriors’ 113-101 win over the Memphis Grizzlies.
Curry finished the regular season with a 32.0-point scoring average, taking top spot ahead of the Washington Wizards’ Bradley Beal who finished on 31.3 points per game. Curry, 33, joins Michael Jordan as the only NBA players to win a scoring title after turning 33. He won his first in 2016.
In winning their sixth straight game, the Warriors claimed the number eight position in this week’s play-in tournament. The play-in tournament has been introduced on a one-year basis for the 2020-21 season, and will determine who takes the seventh and eighth seeded positions in each conference for the play-offs. In the Western Conference, the Warriors will play the Los Angeles Lakers, while the San Antonio Spurs face the Grizzlies. In the Eastern Conference, the Washington Wizards take on the Boston Celtics, and the Charlotte Hornets play the Indiana Pacers. The NBA play-in tournament starts on Tuesday, while the play-offs start on 22 May.
Chelsea to play Man City in Champions League Final in Instanbul
Chelsea will face Manchester City in the Champions League final in Istanbul after convincingly overcoming a fading Real Madrid at Stamford Bridge.
On a night of high tension, even behind closed doors, Chelsea fully deserved a victory that sets up an all-English final against Pep Guardiola’s Premier League leaders on 29 May. Timo Werner headed in from almost on the goal-line in the 28th minute. Mount, sealed Chelsea’s place in their first Champions League final since they won the competition in 2012. Fans of this beautiful game will get a dry run of this final, as Chelsea is scheduled to take on Manchester City on Saturday from 12:30pm in the English Premier League.
ManU Upcoming Games
Manchester United’s postponed home Premier League match with Liverpool has been rearranged for Thursday, 13 May. The decision means United must play two games in the space of 50 hours as their home game against Leicester has been moved forward a day to Tuesday, 11 May. Liverpool’s game at West Brom, which was thought might be moved to accommodate the fixture, will remain as scheduled on Sunday, 16 May. As such, Manchester United will play a total of 4 games in just 8 days.
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