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Chelsea vs Barcelona, Champions League

In the next eight fixtures, Conte's said face; both legs against Barcelona , trips to Manchester City and Manchester United, London derbies against Crystal Palace, West Ham and Tottenham, and the next round of the FA Cup. We have an idea. We are t...

Wigan Stun 10-Man City In FA Cup Clash

I think people know how football is and what fans can do in a certain moment, they can get carried away. It is the third time in six seasons that the League One team have made it to the last eight of the FA cup . "They had one chance and scored"...

Eric Hosmer signs with Padres

The front-loaded contact is worth approximately $140 million, with Hosmer receiving $20 million for each of the first five years and $13 million each of the next three years, according to Bleacher Report . The Chicago Cubs signed Yu Darvish last...

Adam Rippon didn't get a medal, but he's still a victor

If there's a medal out there for being a great wing woman, someone give Sally Field the gold. Sadly, Adam Rippon's Winter Olympics dreams haven't ended in the way that he wanted as in his final event he finished 10th. 'Just some really helpfu...

Pochettino stresses importance of Rochdale FA Cup match

While Spurs curse having to play another game, their manager Mauricio Pochettino accepted it was the "magic" of the Cup and Kane was generous in his praise of Rochdale where he began his league career while on loan at Leyton Orient seven years ag...

National Hockey League commissioner Bettman condemns 'reprehensible' Smith-Pelly abuse

The Washington Capitals' Devante Smith-Pelly, a visiting black player, was taunted by four male fans shouting " basketball, basketball, basketball " Saturday night during the Chicago Blackhawks' game against the Capitals . The Blackhawks issued ...

John-Henry Krueger wins silver in 1000-meter short-track speedskating

So Krueger advanced and later was able to raise the American flag in celebration. "He did it a little bit better than I did", said Krueger. John-Henry Krueger of the USA, took silver while Seo Yira of South Korea collected bronze. "My plan was to...

NBA All-Star Saturday 2018 results, winners: Dunk, 3-Point and Skills

His name may be Dennis Smith Jr . but, he is not the son of former National Basketball Association player Dennis Smith . Nance Jr . achieved a ideal 50 on his final dunk, throwing the ball off the backboard, then catching it in midair and throwing...

Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos sprains knee ligaments

Real's statement did not give a timeframe on Kroos's recovery, but medical sources consulted by AS say the German can expect to be out for at least a fortnight . Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos faces a spell on the sidelines after his club conf...

Ilya Kovalchuk scores twice as Russians outclass US 4-0 at Olympics

That's where the similarities end. In a parallel match, Slovakia drew 2-2 with Slovenia, which allows Russian ice hockey players to top Group B. A tight-angle, first-time finish from Kaprizov made it 5-0 as he netted the third Russian goal in jus...

Arrests made as Hawks raid the Guptas

Ajay Gupta was declared "a fugitive from justice" by South Africa's chief prosecutor earlier this week. "Operations are still ongoing and further details will be made available at a later stage", Mulaudzi said. Eyewitnesses said that police sealed...

Canada dealt 1st Olympic loss since 2010

We know we have to get better. Mason Raymond and Rene Bourque scored first-period goals for Canada, but Dominik Kubalik and Michal Jordan answered for the Czechs, who used a successful forecheck. The Czech Petr Koukal and Jan Kouvar the other hand,...

Controversial 'burned rock' foul causes a stir for Canadians at Olympic curling

Canada sought to catch up to South Korea by adding two points, eventually reaching 4-4 at the seventh end. "But it's the Olympics and you have to make every rock and its nerve wracking to be 0-2 and facing 0-3 so anyone can miss it". Denmark replie...

Florida Shooter Possibly Linked To White Supremacist Group

On January 5, a caller gave information about Cruz's gun ownership and reported that he had a desire to kill people, and pointed to the potential of him conducting a school shooting . It was the same type of firearm that's been used in many m...

Paul Pogba to miss Manchester United FA Cup tie with Huddersfield Town

Mourinho, however, hit back at what believes are " lies " regarding the France worldwide before he later talked about his desire to strengthen midfield with Carrick, 36, set to retire at the end of the season and take up a role on United's coaching s...

Snowboarder claims Super-G gold medal with borrowed skis

The greatest female ski racer of all time, one of the favourites for the event, finished sixth in a magnificent race won by snowboard specialist Ester Ledecka . "It's definitely shocking. In the Olympics a lot of weird things happen", said the 33-ye...

Tiger Woods 'close' in comeback bid, McIlroy insists

Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy were talking down the 17th fairway at Riviera when they stopped for a moment as McIlroy began rehearsing elements of a swing. "I opened up with three missed cuts this year but walking away from them saying to myself, y...

Kelly Orders Overhaul to White House Security Clearance After Abuse Claims

To be sure, there appear to be plenty of White House officials whose security clearance status remains in question. Wray testified this week that the Federal Bureau of Investigation provided an update on Porter to the White House in November and cl...

Sacramento To Submit Bid For NBA All-Star Game

Sunday's All-Star Game is set to tipoff at 7 p.m. CT on TNT and Timberwolves' fans will have multiple All-Stars for the first time since the Kevin Garnett era which seems like forever ago at this point. The singer will be playing for Team Lake...

Korean female curling team beats Canada in surprise move

Germany's Aliona Savchenko and Bruno Massot won gold with 235.90 while reigning world champions Sui Wenging and Han Cong of China took silver with 235.47. "It doesn't matter what happened before". The NHLers may be missing, but those wearing the Ma...

Men's long program: Can anyone stop Yuzuru Hanyu?

American Nathan Chen , the first skater to land five quadruple jumps in a single program, leads a talented and experienced field of worldwide skaters. "I believe I did what I had to do". Today was a hard day. Two-time US champion Nathan Chen , a ...

Manchester United tipped to struggle against Sevilla

United are crying out for a new central midfielder. The Red Devils chief will be in need of midfield reinforcements anyway, given that Michael Carrick is set to hang up his boots and Marouane Fellaini is bound for Turkey. "Perhaps more impo...

Mikaela Shiffrin Dominates Second Giant Slalom Run, Takes Home Gold

Mikaela Shiffrin entered the Winter Olympics as one of the biggest stars and perhaps the most dominant Alpine skier in the world . It was Shiffrin's second career Olympic gold medal , following her slalom title at the 2014 Sochi Games when...

Roger Federer, at 36, becomes oldest World No 1

Roger Federer can become the oldest world number one on Friday, a remarkable achievement for the 20-time Grand Slam title victor who admitted he "never imagined" he'd get the opportunity. Federer's 237 continuous weeks at world number one from 2004 ...

Man Utd watching Alderweireld contract situation at Tottenham

Alderweireld is now contracted at Spurs until the summer of 2019, which could be extend to 2020 due to a one-year extension option. Alderweireld has only recently returned after three months out with a hamstring injury, but having started the FA...

Actor Luke Wilson and golfer Bill Haas involved in fatal crash

According to a witness, Luke helped pull the shaken woman from her smoking BMW after he became concerned that it might catch fire. Heirigs said Wilson feared the smoke coming from the woman's vehicle could result in flames and chose to save her.

Florida Shooting, Zuma Out, A Plane Falls Apart Mid-Flight

Chris Murphy, D-Conn., said on the Senate floor. Televised images showed dozens of students, their arms in the air, weaving their way between law enforcement officers with heavy weapons and helmets, and large numbers of emergency vehicles includi...

Wigan boss Cook admits facing Man City will be 'massive challenge'

The game ended in a 2-2 draw with Gonzalo Higuaín getting the two goals for Juventus while red-hot Harry Kane and Christian Eriksen were the scorers for Spurs. Marketing Director, Nigerian Breweries Plc, Mr. Franco Maria Maggi, said: "We unders...

Silicon Valley Investor Peter Thiel Moving To LA To Flee Liberal Politics?

But in public, Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg defended Thiel and said it was important to have " ideological diversity " on the Menlo Park company's board. He had already sold more than $1billion worth of Facebook stock before the fili...

State Department: US Ready to Hold Talks With North Korea

Pence told the Axios news outlet in an interview the United States would continue to intensify diplomatic and economic pressure on North Korea and that the sanctions would not be lifted until it abandoned its weapons programs. But it is unlikely ...

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Postgame reactions from Lightning's Game 7 loss to the Capitals

Tom Gulitti , NHL .com: "The Capitals overcame a lot to reach this point". With that in mind, we present a stroll down memory lane and a look back at each of Washington's four...

Serena, Sharapova poised for French Open 2018 last-16 duel

Williams has played just four matches on the tour in 2018 and not featured at all since Miami in March. Williams had her first child in September. Ostapenko was unseeded a year ago...

Congress not sure USOC has done enough to prevent sex abuse

It will focus on whether there are adequate safeguards in place to guard against the abuse of young competitors. In fact, members on the panel of USA sports executives did apolo...

Liverpool, Real Madrid set to clash in Champions League title game

Klopp's men swept aside English champions Manchester City in the quarter finals, winning the tie 5-1 over both legs, and their seven goals against Roma over two legs were enough ...

Baltimore Ravens Head Coach Addresses National Anthem Policy

Instead, the league called for a show of owners' hands to test support of the new policy - an unofficial process that is often used, McCarthy said. "It's kind of ironic to me t...

Fred is Red: Manchester United Buy Shakhtar Donetsk Star

The report alleges that Man United are in advanced talks with the Ukrainian side to bring Fred to Old Trafford, and are optimistic that a deal can be officially struck in the n...

Fulham boss ready to use ‘important weapon’ against Aston Villa

The Villans face Fulham in the Championship playoff final on Saturday, and according to The Telegraph , the former England worldwide will consider extending his stay with the...

Zinedine Zidane Not Expecting Surprises From Liverpool

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane believes that there won't be any surprise factor in the Champions League final against Liverpool on Saturday as both sides know each other ...

Sawiris to fast on UEFA Champions League final to support Mo Salah

In a World Cup year, what happens in Russian Federation will play a big part too - it is impossible to imagine Messi not winning a sixth Ballon d'Or should he lead Argentina to ...

Rockets have Warriors on the ropes after Game 5 victory

A 13-year veteran who is one win from his first NBA Finals appearance, Paul reached for his hamstring after missing a runner in the lane with 51.7 seconds left in Game 5 . "If he'...

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1st Test, Day 2: Pakistan Pile On The Agony For England

1st Test, Day 2: Pakistan Pile On The Agony For England

England were hoping to get Pakistan all out on Day 2, but failed to do so as with four batsmen scoring fifty. Pakistan lost Imam-ul-Haq, trapped lbw to Stuart Broad for 4, e...

Monaco GP: Max Verstappen crashes Red Bull in Practice Three

Monaco GP: Max Verstappen crashes Red Bull in Practice Three

Championship leader Lewis Hamilton and closest title rival Sebastian Vettel were third and fourth respectively in the morning before reversing those positions in the afternoo...

Liverpool's Roberto Firmino wants to improve despite prolific season

Liverpool's Roberto Firmino wants to improve despite prolific season

Pete Oliver, managing director for marketing and sales at BT Consumer, said in a statement that overall Champions League viewing numbers are up 47 percent this season. "Althoug...

Arsenal are in talks for the first transfer of Unai Emery era

Arsenal are in talks for the first transfer of Unai Emery era

The Switzerland worldwide , who held "positive" talks with the north London giants on Friday, is out of contract with Juventus and would add experience to an Arsenal defence wh...

Fixed or Not fixed? Leaked video indicate IPL 2018 finalist

Fixed or Not fixed? Leaked video indicate IPL 2018 finalist

Only two matches separate the potential winners from the VIVO IPL 2018 trophy. Khan's 34 runs off 10 balls and 3-19 with the ball proved to be the major factors in helping the ...

Liverpool Get Milner, Can Boost For UCL Final Vs Madrid

Liverpool Get Milner, Can Boost For UCL Final Vs Madrid

Benitez is still revered on the red half of Merseyside after guiding his team to a dramatic penalty shoot-out victory over AC Milan in Istanbul at the end of a game in which his si...

Liverpool: Werner promises Jurgen Klopp transfer funds

Liverpool: Werner promises Jurgen Klopp transfer funds

Real can became the first team since Bayern in 1976 to lift the European Cup three years running, and thereby make it five consecutive titles for Spain. Klopp added the following a...

7 stats explaining how the Cavaliers won Game 6

7 stats explaining how the Cavaliers won Game 6

Catch up on all the top individual performances around the league in the Top Performers series. The Celtics have tied an National Basketball Association record by winning 10 str...

South Korea Responds To Trump's Sudden Cancelation Of Kim Jong Un Summit

South Korea Responds To Trump's Sudden Cancelation Of Kim Jong Un Summit

And evidence was mounting that the meeting in Singapore would amount to little more than a welcome photo-op for North Korea's Kim Jong Un . One view of the withdrawal hold...