Shortly after the draft, Enes Kanter called Williamson "overhyped", and said he's merely " Julius Randle with hops ". But Williamson didn't play in the second half because of a knee-to-knee hit, and fans who were chanting "We want Zion!" An ESPN report noted the Pelicans "do not expect it to be a lingering issue".
But Australia's Wade Ormsby, who was three shots off previous leader Zander Lombard overnight, carded a successive one-under 69 to lie in a group of eight sharing 14th place on seven under par. We have created a festival of golf of which I have rarely seen in my decades of attending and playing in this event. "I really had no idea where I was standing at so to have this performance through two rounds is certainly a nice surprise", he said.
But Arthur, not surprisingly, feels it would have been fairer to split two tied sides on the who-beat-who basis, suggesting the rules could do with an overhaul. New Zealand are confirmed in the last four with Australia, India and England. You can't just walk in there and go, I think we're going to get 400. "When you lose like we lost, it's nearly impossible to get back on net run-rate, and we saw that".
Antoine Griezmann has employed a legal strategy to help buy Barcelona more time in order to finalise his transfer to the Camp Nou, informing Atletico Madrid that he will pay the €120m release clause so that he won't have to appear for pre-season training.
Australia will now continue the defence of their 2015 crown against England at Edgbaston, while India face New Zealand at Old Trafford in the other semi-final showdown. Where would New Zealand be without its captain? Three defeats from their final three games then left their semi-final place briefly in doubt, only for net run rate to rescue Kane Williamson's side with Pakistan breathing down their neck.
The Clippers' front-office brass, including owner Steve Ballmer, president of basketball operations Lawrence Frank, and general manager Michael Winger, all feared the Thunder were close to sending George to Toronto, thereby potentially foiling their plans to add Leonard, notes Wojnarowski.