BRISTOL LATEST: Easy win for Kiwis over Sri Lanka

25 Juin, 2017, 12:38 | Author: Cyril Hebras
  • Rachel Priest and Suzie Bates will be important players from the New Zealand camp

Unbeaten century by Suzy Bates and a five-wicket haul by Holly Huddlestone helped Black Caps thrash Sri Lanka by nine wickets in their Women's World Cup match at Bristol, Samaa reported. In New Zealand's innings, the early dismissal of Rachel Priest (2) would have given some hope to the Sri Lankans, but Bates and Satterthwaite had other plans, combining caution with aggression to chip away at the target. Katey Martin dropped opener Chamari Polgampala on 13 off Sophie Devine's bowling in the 11th over, but shortly after Amelia Kerr was introduced into the attack and made the breakthrough. That brought the unsafe Chamari Athapaththu to the crease, and alongside Polgampala (who brought up 1,000 career ODI runs during her innings of 49), she gave Sri Lanka a platform to post a big total at 141 for one - reaching her half-century with a attractive inside-out cover drive.

Iran Launches Six 'Zulfiqar' Ballistic Missiles At ISIS Targets In Syria
Military leaders and officials in Iran , a predominantly Shi'ite country, often refer to Sunni Muslim radicals as Takfiris. The attack was the punishment for the "criminal terrorists" and the revenge for the victims of a June 7 attack in Tehran .


New Zealand 30 Lions 15: The key moments
The former Hertford Rugby Club player and Haileybury student was in the wars in a pulsating match. And I mean down and dirty in the most respectful way. "Our tight five were very, very good".


PSG, to Chase Real Madrid Star
Under Spanish law, a first-time offender is not required to serve time in jail for a sentence below two years. Mascherano was also convicted of tax fraud last year and was given a suspended one-year sentence.


Their chase was made easier thanks to Huddleston's 5 for 35 in 10 overs that sent Sri Lanka crashing from 141 for 1 to 187 for 9 in the first innings. The 29-year-old fast bowler from Auckland was later adjudged player of the match. The opening match at Bristol Country Ground will be between the New Zealand Women team and the Sri Lankan Women team. The two put on 170 runs for the unfinished second wicket. She hit seven boundaries during her 66-ball stay in the middle.

Conseillé:

  • New Zealand extend lead over US in America's Cup final

    Every time we touch down in Hamilton, it feels like we are coming home, so we welcome being back in your arms, Bermuda. There were other areas of the race where they let themselves down but Jones said they were all simple fixes.
    Trump lashes out at Obama over latest report on Russian election meddling

    Trump lashes out at Obama over latest report on Russian election meddling

    At the time, White House officials said the move was due to harassment of USA personnel in Russia, CBS News reported Friday. As one senior Obama official told The Post , "I feel like we sort of choked ", which Trump would quote in his tweet.
    Lionel Messi swaps 21-month prison sentence for fine

    Lionel Messi swaps 21-month prison sentence for fine

    Lopez Riera said Messi's lawyers have made a similar offer for the Barcelona player's father, Jorge Horacio Messi. The agent said: "Due to life circumstances, I went to live in Barcelona and I brought him to Barca for a trial".
  • Zarif says Iran will send food to besieged Qatar

    Qatar , for its part, has denied the accusations, calling the moves to diplomatically isolate it "unjustified". The clear message comes after days of confusion over the US's official policy on Qatar .
    PM Modi hold talks with Portuguese counterpart

    PM Modi hold talks with Portuguese counterpart

    He said that 17 cooperation projects have been identified to work on and that the bilateral talks. I look forward to its joint launch with Prime Minister Costa.
    Otto Warmbier 'was brutalised by pariah N Korea', parents say

    Otto Warmbier 'was brutalised by pariah N Korea', parents say

    But accounts of former prisoners have shed some light on the harsh conditions he and other detainees might have endured. Warmbier was a University of Virginia student when he chose to go to North Korea with a tour group.
  • Martha the Mastiff takes the crown

    Since her win, Martha's become something of a social media star and has also been booked to appear on The Today Show in NY . Monkey, a 6-year-old Brussel Griffon, and Icky, an 8-year-old unknown breed, were both rescued from a hoarding situation.
    ASSE - Mercato : Romain Hamouma prié de quitter le club

    ASSE - Mercato : Romain Hamouma prié de quitter le club

    A 30 ans et après cinq ans passés à Saint-Etienne, Romain Hamouma ne devrait pas rempiler pour une saison supplémentaire dans le Forez.
    South Korean leader observes missile test

    South Korean leader observes missile test

    South Korea's government froze the installation of the extra launchers earlier this month, pending an environmental assessment. Doctors who examined him after his return home reported extensive brain damage but could not explain what caused the injury.
  • Colombian rebels release kidnapped Dutch journalists

    Colombian rebels release kidnapped Dutch journalists

    But the rebels had been respectful and never threatened to kill them, he told the radio. The ELN is the second largest left-wing guerrilla group in Colombia, behind the Farc .
    Moto: première pole position pour Johann Zarco

    Moto: première pole position pour Johann Zarco

    L'Espagnol Marc Marquez (Honda) et l'Italien Danilo Petrucci (Ducati Pramac ) complètent la première ligne . Le Français, double champion du monde Moto2, s'adjuge ainsi une pole dès son 8e GP en MotoGP.
    Team NZ take charge of America's Cup final

    Team NZ take charge of America's Cup final

    Oracle needs to win seven to keep the silver trophy in the hands of American software billionaire Larry Ellison. We know if we stand still these guys will be catching us.”. "We're not going to hide from the truth".


Populaire

Defense minister: Turkish military base in Qatar exclusively internal issue
Compensation: Give compensations to victims and losses on 4 countries because of Qatar policy in last few years. Trade and commerce with Iran that complies with worldwide and US sanctions will be allowed to continue.

Le Cameroun se complique la tâche — Coupe des Confédérations
Avec un léger avantage pour le Mexique, qui avec ses 4 points n'a besoin que d'un nul, tandis que les Russes doivent l'emporter. Avec une défaite chacune lors du premier match, les deux nations peuvent pratiquement faire une croix sur les demi-finales.

Republican bills blow up the road toward universal health care
Meanwhile Susan Collins and Lisa Murkowski are opposed to the bill cutting Medicaid funding for Planned Parenthood for a year. Dean Heller , R-Nev., said Friday he will not vote for the Senate's Obamacare replacement bill as now written.

NK claims it offers medical treatment to Warmbier with 'sincerity'
Like other high-ranking USA officials, Portman also criticised North Korea's treatment of Warmbier as "appalling". Mr Warmbier's treatment was "appalling", US Senator Rob Portman of OH told reporters outside the memorial.

De Boer tout proche — Palace
Sans entraîneur depuis le départ de Sam Allardyce , Crystal Palace aurait choisi Frank de Boer pour occuper le poste d'entraîneur.

What's in the Senate's new healthcare bill?
You may not agree with me, but we can probably agree that what is happening now is embarrassing, shameful and will do harm to us. He noted that there "isn't anything in this bill that would lower premiums", and that to say otherwise would be a "lie".

Damian Green appointed First Secretary of State in Cabinet reshuffle
Welcome back to Michael! The cabinet reshuffle on Sunday saw most senior ministers retain their jobs, including Mr Grayling. Michael Gove has been branded "uniquely unqualified" to be Environment Secretary by Green Party co-leader Caroline Lucas.

Philadelphia 76ers Talking Draft Pick Trade
It's a deep (draft) class, but we felt the move from three to one was worth the cost of a first-round pick in the future". If not, Philadelphia will send Boston either its own first-rounder in 2019 or Sacramento's first-rounder that year.

Menendez: Senate health care bill 'devastating' for NJ Medicaid recipients
Another incentive to maintain coverage would be to restrict eligibility for tax credits among people who let their coverage lapse. The Republican-majority House passed a similar version of health care legislation last month.

White House Condemns Johnny Depp's Presidential Assassination Remark: "Sad"
However, he said, it's "been a while, and maybe it's time". Depp's statement said he was trying to be amusing. I want to qualify, I am not an actor.