Ireland v England: Tourists overcome batting collapse to register four-wicket win

Ben Foakes was considered one of three gamers making their one-day debut for England in Malahide One-day worldwide, Malahide Ireland 198 (43.1 overs): Stirling 33, Plunkett 4-35 England 199-6 (42 overs): Foakes 61*, T Curran 47*, Little 4-45 England received by 4 wickets Scorecard England survived a scare to narrowly beat Ireland by 4 wickets within the one-day worldwide at Malahide. The vacationers, chasing 199 to win, slipped to 46-Three and 101-6, with debutant Josh Little taking 4-45. However, Ben Foakes’ unbeaten half-century and 47 not out from Tom Curran…

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Spain election: Socialists win but no majority – poll

Image copyright AFP Image caption Turnout was at its highest since 2008 and notably excessive in Madrid and Catalonia Spain’s ruling Socialist social gathering has gained Spain’s third common election in 4 years, but has fallen properly wanting a majority, a voter survey suggests. PM Pedro Sánchez’s social gathering is ready for 28.1% and would want the assist of radical left Podemos and Catalan nationalists to kind a authorities. For the primary time since army rule ended within the 1970s, a far-proper social gathering is ready to enter parliament. Vox…

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Fed Cup: Great Britain promoted to World Group II with play-off win over Kazakhstan

The GB Fed Cup crew danced round in celebration after Katie Boulter sealed victory Great Britain v Kazakhstan – Fed Cup World Group II play-off Venue: Copper Box Arena, London Dates: 20-21 April Coverage: Live commentary on BBC Radio 5 Live and dwell textual content commentary on BBC web site Great Britain ended a 26-year watch for Fed Cup promotion when Katie Boulter fought again to seal their 3-1 win over Kazakhstan and spark jubilant scenes. The crew raced on to the court docket and hugged Boulter after she beat…

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World Championship 2019: Champion Mark Williams into second round with 10-7 win v Martin Gould

Mark Williams had led 9-Four earlier than Martin Gould rallied to path 9-7 Betfred World Snooker Championship Venue: Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Dates: 20 April-6 May Coverage: Watch reside on BBC One, BBC Two, Red Button, iPlayer, Connected TV, BBC Sport web site and BBC Sport app. Reigning World Champion Mark Williams resisted a cussed fightback to beat qualifier Martin Gould 10-7 and develop into the primary man into round two. Williams got here out to a superb reception on the primary morning of motion and earned a 6-Three lead. The…

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FC Porto 1-4 Liverpool: Comfortable win sets up Barcelona showdown

Sadio Mane additionally scored a hat-trick for Liverpool at Porto of their final 16 assembly final season. Liverpool swept aspect Porto with a thumping 6-1 mixture victory to achieve the Champions League semi-finals. Leading 2-Zero from the primary leg at Anfield, objectives from Sadio Mane, Mohamed Salah, Roberto Firmino and Virgil van Dijk underscored an achieved win by Jurgen Klopp’s aspect. The Reds had been pressured to outlive an early bombardment within the saturated Estadio do Dragao, earlier than Mane opened the scoring with a sliding effort – from Salah’s…

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Man Utd 2-1 West Ham: Paul Pogba scores two penalties in laboured win

Pogba has scored seven spot-kicks this season Manchester United wanted two Paul Pogba penalties to return to successful methods with a laboured victory over West Ham at Old Trafford. The Frenchman transformed after Robert Snodgrass was deemed to have fouled Juan Mata in the primary half and when Ryan Fredericks introduced down Anthony Martial in the 80th minute. But West Ham had been the higher facet for big elements of the competition. They ought to have taken the lead in the ninth minute when Felipe Anderson’s effort was incorrectly dominated…

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Nando’s and Wetherspoons win Preston local business awards

Image caption Cheeky win: Nando’s was a sizzling favorite within the restaurant of the yr class A public vote designed to rejoice local companies in a single metropolis backfired – after Nando’s and Wetherspoons took high prizes. Business luminaries in Preston had invited impartial outfits to compete of their Smiles Better Awards present. But residents within the Lancashire metropolis made their emotions recognized – plumping for the 2 nationwide chains in favour of the homegrown competitors. A local restaurateur stated it “doesn’t show Preston in a great light”. Peri-Peri rooster…

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England women 2-1 Spain women: Ellen White and Beth Mead lead Lionesses to win

Mead finishes slick England transfer to put them forward towards Spain An improved England defeated Spain with objectives from Beth Mead and Ellen White of their World Cup warm-up match in Swindon. Arsenal’s Mead slid in to web the opener from White’s first-time cross, shortly earlier than the break. Just 40 seconds after half-time, White’s medical end doubled the lead, earlier than Spain hit again via Barcelona’s Aitana Bonmati. The hosts, responding properly to Friday’s defeat by Canada in Manchester, held on to an entertaining, technically high-quality pleasant in entrance…

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Everton 1-0 Arsenal: Phil Jagielka scores in win over Arsenal

At 36 years and 233 days, Phil Jagielka is the oldest participant to attain in the Premier League this season Phil Jagielka scored the one purpose as Everton beat Arsenal at Goodison Park to assert their third consecutive Premier League win. Jagielka, who was solely referred to as into the beginning XI as a substitute for Michael Keane shortly earlier than kick-off, poked residence early on following Dominic Calvert-Lewin’s header from Lucas Digne’s lengthy throw. Arsenal had been poor in the primary half and, whereas they did enhance in the…

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Liverpool: What it would mean if Jurgen Klopp’s side can win Premier League

Ronnie Rosenthal, Ian Rush, Ronnie Whelan, captain Alan Hansen and John Barnes have a good time profitable Liverpool’s final league title In 1990, the yr Liverpool final received the league, the membership’s present proprietor John W Henry additionally lifted silverware. The West Palm Beach Tropics, a workforce of veteran baseball gamers he had introduced collectively, topped their Florida seniors’ league. That similar summer time, Anfield boss Jurgen Klopp signed for German second-tier membership Mainz as a 22-year-old striker. Meanwhile, midfielder and skipper Jordan Henderson was born at a maternity ward…

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