A star-studded West Indies line-up proved too powerful for their World XI counterparts on an entertaining if one-sided evening at Lord's, as a quartet of cameos from Evin Lewis, Marlon Samuels, Denesh Ramdin and Andre Russell set up a hefty 72-run victory in the one-off Hurricane Relief T20 Challenge.
Carlos Brathwaite, who hit Ben Stokes for four successive sixes to win the Windies the last ICC World T20 at Kolkata's Eden Gardens in April 2016, is the captain of the Windies side, and the squad has some fantastic T20 talent in their midst.
Whichever combination Afridi and Andy Flower, the World XI coach, decide to put out on the field should provide excellent competition to the defending ICC World T20 champions.
Despite the match between the West Indies and World XI being exclusively for charity, there were still serious question marks over Hussian's position on the field, given the match had full worldwide status, and players' stats were officially counted towards their records.
Michael Bevan, one of the biggest cult heroes to have played for the Australian cricket team, played a blinder of an innings against Asia for the ICC World XI at Dhaka in April 2000.
With a rich global career of 11,196 runs, 541 wickets, the former Pakistan captain, popularly known as Boom Boom, was given the captaincy role after England's Eoin Morgan pulled out of the match because of a fractured finger.
World XI got off to a torrid start in the chase, losing their top three batsmen for cheap scores.
Though action on the field is expected to be the attraction, the bigger cause will be the goal of the contest, organised as a collaborative effort by the England and Wales Cricket Board, the International Cricket Council, Cricket West Indies and the MCC.
Kesrick Williams took three for 42 and Andre Russell two for 24 in a charity match to raise funds to rebuild cricket grounds in Anguilla and Dominica damaged by hurricanes Irma and Maria that swept through the Caribbean in September 2017.
Along with the Mi 8, Mi 8 SE and Mi Band 3 , Xiaomi also launched the Mi TV 4 today, at its 8th Anniversary event. But Xiaomi claims the Mi 8 Explorer Edition is the first to actually do it in 3D, which adds more security.
There will also be new rules on labelling sanitary towels, wet wipe and balloons - indicating how they should be disposed of. The EU is also planning a producer-funded, recycling scheme for plastics , similar to waste electronics or used tyres.
There are a lot of jobs in Saskatchewan that are either directly affected by the pipeline or indirectly affected by the pipeline". The rationale for the pipeline's construction is to secure access to an overseas export market for Canada's oil producers.
Liverpool have already moved quickly this window with the announcement of the signing of Monaco midfielder Fabinho . A football club of this size coming after my services? Hopefully, on a personal level, I'm able to win titles.
A bigger cause for concern though for Disney is the growing sense of apathy and rejection of Star Wars properties in China . The share for the last three Star Wars films was closer to 50 percent; Solo is looking at a much smaller split.
I think probably in certain ways, yes, and I agree with those arguments; and then also I agree with arguments where it's no. On the final episode of Being Serena , Serena Williams struggled physically after returning to full time tennis training.
The team now has seven days to trade or release Ramirez , who would be paid $15 million if not traded or claimed by another club. The conversations start going and I have to see, we have to see it. "We talked about all different types of possibilities".
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In the early numbers that's up 7% over last year's Game 1 between the winning Pittsburgh Penguins and the Nashville Predators. With his co-star, Chris Paul , sidelined, Houston relied on Harden to create offense, but his shots weren't falling.
The Celtics top performer in the playoffs was rookie Jayson Tatum , who closed out the series with 24 points and seven rebounds. It's a debate is as old as time - well, since James was drafted into the league, at least.
Wu Qian, said the American military had "seriously violated China's sovereignty, [and] undermined strategic mutual trust". China's Foreign Affairs Minister Wang Yi said the USA decision to exclude it from RIMPAC was 'very non-constructive'.
Barber: It's Warriors vs. LeBron James again
Mbah a Moute, 31, averaged 7.5 points, 3.0 rebounds with a shooting line of.481/.364/.684 through 61 games in 2017-18. And just because a guy is not playing well, you can't give up on a guy.
Trump confirms North Korean leader headed to NY
But negotiations between the two countries have continued, including talks Sunday at the Korean demilitarized zone. US officials familiar with planning said he was scheduled to meet with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday.
Canada to buy controversial Trans Mountain pipeline
The Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA) is pleased that the Trans Mountain Expansion Project (TMEP) will be constructed. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau emphasized those differences in his first public comment since his government's announcement.
Mueller's Team Is 'Meddling' in Midterm Elections
"I don't think they would have asked to interview him until they are pretty much finished with everything", Giuliani said . The former aide faces charges of acting as an unregistered foreign agent and of money-laundering.
USA states declare emergency ahead of subtropical storm
Onshore areas along the coast also account for about 45 percent of US refining capacity and 51 percent of gas processing. With maximum sustained winds of 45 miles per hour (72 kph), Alberto was moving north at 9 miles per hour (14 kph).
More storms in the forecast for Memorial Day
The governors of Florida, Mississippi and Alabama have declared states of emergencies ahead of the subtropical storm hitting land. A subtropical storm means the center of circulation is exposed and the rain and thunderstorms are pushed away from the center.
Gas prices continue to rise as Memorial Day approaches
DEHAAN: We can point the finger at OPEC, who, for the last 17 months, has been producing less oil to drive the price of oil up. According to AAA , the highest gas price ever recorded in California was $4.67 a gallon in October 2012.