Delhi Metro Airport Line To Be Extended Till Dwarka Sec 25, Bids Invited

July 9, 2017

New Delhi: The Airport Line of the Delhi Metro will be extended till Dwarka Sector 25, where a new underground station will be built near an upcoming international convention centre. The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has invited bids for the construction of the 1.5-km-long extension and the station. Currently, the high-speed corridor runs between The New Delhi station and Dwarka Sector 21. The metro floated the tender recently while…

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Source: Sixers' Fultz (ankle) done for summer

July 9, 2017

12:52 PM ET ESPN.com news services Philadelphia 76ers rookie Markelle Fultz will not play for the rest of the summer league due to an ankle sprain suffered on Saturday in Las Vegas, a source told ESPN’s Marc J. Spears. Fultz was helped off the court after rolling his left ankle in a game against the Golden State Warriors. A source told ESPN Saturday that he suffered a high ankle sprain,…

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Man Held For Allegedly Raping 8-Year-Old In Front Of Teenage Daughter

July 9, 2017

New Delhi: A man has been arrested from the Kamla Market area in central Delhi for allegedly raping an eight-year-old girl in front of his teenage daughter, the police said today. The incident was reported to the police yesterday. The accused was a widower, who lived in the victim’s neighbourhood with his two daughters, the police said. On July 7, the accused had gone to a park in the locality…

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Nepalese Woman Molested In Gurugram Night Club

July 9, 2017

Gurugram: A Nepalese woman was allegedly molested by three persons at a night club at MG Road in Gurugram and her husband brutally beaten up by the men when he tried to intervene in the matter, police said today. The incident took place last night when the couple visited Elite night club. The accused, who were in an inebriated condition, grabbed the woman from behind and forced her to dance…

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Ranking baseball's best putaway pitches

Jul 7, 2017 It’s the Year of the Strikeout in baseball, with career highs, records and milestones being reached seemingly every day. Whether it’s a result of higher fastball velocities, more eager-to-chase hitters or just better performance by pitchers, the numbers have reached astounding levels across the board. All of that got us wondering: Who has the best strikeout pitch among starting pitchers? We’ll use the stat “putaway rate” to…

July 9, 2017
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Bosh thanks Miami in letter, can 'dream again'

July 9, 2017

11:13 AM ET Associated Press MIAMI — Chris Bosh has written an open letter to Miami, thanking the city for supporting him for the past seven years. Bosh published the letter on his website Sunday, without any mention of his current health or plans for his future. He was waived by the Heat last week, and hasn’t been able to play in an NBA game since February 2016. Bosh’s career…

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2017 Body Issue: See all the photos

July 9, 2017

PreviousNextClick to zoom out— see more— see less Every bodyhas a storyEvery body has a storyA.J.AndrewsA.J. AndrewsSoftballAge 24See AthleteOutfielder, Akron Racers, 2016 Gold Glove recipientA.J. Andrews: “If I don’t get dirtyduring a game, Idon’t feel like I’vedone my job.” Read the full interview Photographs by Peter HapakBehind the scenes by Eric Lutzens JavierBaezJavier BaezBaseballAge 24See AthleteSecond baseman, Chicago Cubs, 2016 World Series champion, 2016 NLCS co-MVPJavier Baez: “Almost no one…

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'Magic City' ready for its baseball close-up

July 9, 2017

7:45 AM ET Pedro GomezMLB CloseESPN’s Pedro Gomez covered the Oakland A’s home and away nearly every day from 1992-97 for the San Jose Mercury News and Sacramento Bee and then became the national baseball writer and later a general columnist at the Arizona Republic before becoming an ESPN bureau reporter in 2003. Miami has always been known as the “Magic City.” That’s because at any moment, a great moment…

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Your complete guide to All-Star week

7:07 AM ET Welcome to All-Star festivities in Miami, where it’s 90 degrees with 854 percent humidity. Here’s a rundown of the three days of baseball at Marlins Park. Sunday: Futures GameTime: 4 p.m. ET (MLB Network)2016 MVP:: MLB All-Star coverage Two of the youngest players in the game are a pair of Blue Jays, both sons of former major leaguers. Young Vlad Guerrero Jr. has a swing that resembles…

July 9, 2017
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