For all that this is an event meant to help a worthy cause, with numerous world's best players set to be involved and with the opponents being World T20 champions West Indies, it is sure to be worth following as a cricket spectacle alone.
At one point reduced to 45/5, the only resistance came from Sri Lanka's Thisarra Perera, who smashed 61 from 37 balls.
Prolific Pakistan batsman Shoaib Malik will also feature along with 17-year-old Nepalese spin sensation Sandeep Lamichhane.
The 38-year-old was given a guard of honour as he led the ICC World XI out on the field. Kesrick Williams picked 3 for 42 for West Indies. From then, he has never talked about coming back to global cricket. His second ball drew Andre Fletcher down the track then spun past his edge for a simple stumping, whereupon Afridi embarked on that familiar star-shaped celebration, just as he had done on this very ground in 2009, after hitting the winning runs in the World T20 final.
"The cause was everything tonight, and to have been able to help, it's fantastic".
The World XI side was led by former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi, who played his last worldwide t20 match today.
But it would be pretty cool to be able to say you played with Embiid if getting dunked on isn't one of your great fears in life. In one particularly freaky tweet, Still Balling even accused Brown of sidelining Fultz in order to sabotage the team.
That exemption was due to expire on Friday. "We urge the European Union to consider this when initiating its response. But it would be a great pity if we ended up in a tit-for-tat trade dispute with our closest allies'.
It joins other European countries such as France, Germany and Belgium in the move which will come into force on 1 August. There are around 310,000 Muslims in Denmark , according to the Pew Research Center, and most do no wear a veil.
It's not because I'm a Cavaliers fan (quite the opposite actually), and it's not because I care who wins the Finals . As of 2:36 CT, Randall's tweet has 270K retweets which at $75 a jersey, would cost him just over $20 million to do.
Axios first reported that Trump pressured Sessions to reverse his recusal from the Russian Federation probe multiple times . He says if Sessions leaves or is ousted, it would likely be seen as political interference with Mueller's investigation.
Giuliani has frequently questioned the legitimacy of Mueller's investigation since joining Trump's legal team earlier this month. The New York Times reports that Trump "berated" the attorney general and urged him to remain in control of the investigation.
Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, NFC, and USB Type-C port. Rumours are rife that the company might unveil a low-end model Mi 8 SE with watered down specifications.
Its carbon composite airframe also allows for improved air quality due to a more optimised cabin altitude and humidity levels. Because of the grueling flight time, Singapore Airlines has opted to eliminate economy seating on the route.
Under that program, China aims to take a leading role in areas such as artificial intelligence, robotics, and electric cars. Analysts said the renewal of the tariff threat could disrupt Ross's planned talks in China this weekend.
The Sixers have launched an investigation into the claims , according to a statement from the club Wednesday morning. Colangelo has been blamed by Philly fans for the so-far disastrous deal that brought Fultz to the Sixers.
Serena Williams to third round at Open
Thankfully, she's no longer striving for perfection but hoping "to be the best mom I can be". Williams will face Germany's Julia Goerges for a place in the last 16 on Saturday.
Arsenal put break clause in Unai Emery deal?
According to Paris United , the north London club is set to sign 17-year-old midfielder Yacine Adli from the Ligue 1 champions. But, with only 12 months remaining on his current contract, the Welshman will be sold if he does not agree an extension.
Cleveland Cavaliers loss makes me mad -- Terry Pluto
Iguodala, the 2015 Finals MVP, bumped knees with Houston Rockets All-Star James Harden in Game 3 of the Western Conference finals. Thompson limped to the locker room but was cleared to return, and came back in the second quarter to pour in eight points.
Chelsea halt Stamford Bridge redevelopment
The club statement said today: "Chelsea Football Club announces today that it has put its new stadium project on hold". Chelsea have had talks with former Paris St-Germain coach Laurent Blanc as a possible alternative.
LeBron James stuffs Terry Rozier then stares down Celtics
The Warriors beat the Rockets 115-86 on Saturday to level the series and force their decisive game seven on Monday in Houston. Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue said that amid all the upheaval with trades in and out, James had been a true leader.
US Pauses New North Korea Sanctions
He's a longtime Korean intelligence official with past involvement in many violent acts, and now he's heading to the U.S. China said it had no information to offer on any North Korean officials travelling to the United States via Beijing.
Rockets' Paul recruiting LeBron to Houston
The Warriors are absolutely, 100 percent, the better team in this series, even if the Cavs have the best player on the court. That is long hours in the gym in Houston , L.A., Arizona, in the Bahamas with us last offseason.
Dont roast marshmallows over erupting Hawaii volcano: USGS
The most active of the five volcanoes that form the islands of Hawaii, Kilauea has been erupting almost continuously since 1983. Authorities on Tuesday advised residents to minimize exposure to avoid irritation to skin and eyes and breathing problems.